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China Has a Steely Reminder for Donald Trump

China will defend its rights under World Trade Organization tariff rules if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump moves toward executing his campaign …

UK factories keep up strong growth, inflation pressure builds - PMI

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s factory sector maintained most of its robust growth last month after a weaker pound boosted exports, though this also fuelled inflation, according to a survey that underscored the impact on the economy of June’s Brexit vote.<p>A man works on the production line at the …

Manufacturing Sector

May: Brexit will hurt UK economy

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain's economy was likely going to suffer as a consequence of leaving the European Union. Her comments …

Britain can leave EU and still thrive, says Stiglitz

Britain is easily capable of thriving outside the European Union, one of the world’s leading economists has insisted in an interview with The Daily Telegraph.<p>“There’s no reason why not”, says Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel prize winning economist and something of an economic guru to the political left. …

The most anticipated economic event of the year is almost here — here's what could ruin it

No one knows whether the announcement will come after the meeting on September 21, November 2 or December 14, or at another time.<p>On Friday, the final jobs report before the Fed's upcoming meeting was "fairly uneventful" and not good enough to prompt a rate hike, Carl Tannenbaum, chief economist at …

Economy

So your mother voted Leave: How to fix a family broken by Brexit

It's not just political parties being torn apart by Brexit - families are too

Voting

Brexit vote disrupting investment in Scotland

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Brexit is disrupting investment in Scotland but the country’s economic problems are even more deep-seated.<p>The latest …

UK Economy

US stock market closes at record high, rebounding from losses after Brexit vote

The S&P 500 closed at a record high on Monday as stock markets across the world rebounded from recent losses caused by global uncertainty following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union.<p>The S&P index closed up 7.26 points, or 0.3%, to 2,137.16 topping its previous record of 2,132.80 set on …

Brexit referendum led to 42% spike in racist incidents, police say

LONDON — The UK's vote to leave the European Union has had one very worrying side effect: A sharp spike in reports of hate crimes.<p>Reports to police …

UK Government Wants to Protect British Foods in Brexit Wake

Thanks to Brexit, the future of authentic clotted cream, pork pies, and Cornish pasties hangs in the balance — that is, unless legislators work to protect them from lesser imitations.<p>iNews reports "the [UK] government is considering introducing a new law which would give famous British foods such …

Brexit Is Old News, Time To Worry About Italy

There are symptoms and there is core causation to economic events. There are excuses and their area reasons why financial events unfold the way they …

In the US, Brexit has become a shorthand for ‘Sorry your country failed’ | Arwa Mahdawi

Being British used to have a cachet in America, which the vote to leave the EU has destroyed. In the Jane Austen novel of international life, we are now Fanny Price – the throwback no one respects<p>Last week, in the wake of Brexit, a guy waylaid me near my apartment building. Was I voting in New …

EU warns of Brexit hit, urges clarification over future

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union warned Monday that Britain's economic growth could be 2.5 percent lower than previously forecast through next year …

Economy

The Brexit Chaos

Last weekend the CEO of Nasdaq complained in the Wall Street Journal about 'The Overblown Brexit Market Panic'. Repeating the absurdity that the vote has created an "independent Britain", as if the EU is a colonial power, he assured readers that "over the next two years, the timeline for EU …

BREXIT effect has been to accelerate existing trends

The first post-Brexit momentum stocks data released by Trendrating<p>Momentum has slowed across all European equity sectors compared to last month<p>· …

Gentiloni: Britain may change mind on Brexit

Britain has voted to leave the European Union and the British government must decide when to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty and begin negotiations on a withdrawal agreement from the EU.<p>Many in the EU - including Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker - believe this should happen …

Great Britain

Theresa May: We’re going to make a success of Brexit

LONDON — Theresa May promised to “build a better Britain” in her first public appearance since it was announced she will be the next U.K. prime …

George Osborne

Cameron says UK must stay close to the EU after Brexit

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron said it was in Britain’s fundamental interest to remain very close to the European Union when it renegotiates a new relationship with the bloc it voted to leave in a referendum last month.<p>Speaking to global aerospace executives at the …

European Union

Arizona poll: Clinton beats Trump

A new poll suggests that Arizona, which has gone to the Republican candidate in the past four presidential elections, could become competitive if …

Government

St. Paul’s Open World Learning students stage walk-out to support teacher

Some 60 St. Paul students walked out of class Monday to support a teacher known as an advocate for students of color who is losing her job for …

Teaching

Alexander McQueen Is Being Sued Over Kate Middleton's Wedding Dress

Bridal designer Christine Kendall has started legal proceedings at the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court.<p>A designer is suing clothing label Alexander McQueen for allegedly using her ideas and sketches in order to create the wedding dress the Duchess of Cambridge wore to marry Prince …

Why this up-and-coming actress never misses a workout: She can do it anywhere

Actress Emayatzy Corinealdi is getting increasingly used to being in the spotlight. She costars in "Miles Ahead," actor-director Don Cheadle's new film about jazz trumpet legend Miles Davis. She also appears in the Amazon original series "Hand of God" and in the "Roots" miniseries remake that will …

New Jersey

Dinosaurs were doomed before asteroid hit Yucatan peninsula says PNAS study

Researchers have reason to believe dinosaurs were already doomed before the legendary asteroid landed. <b>The big rock that collided into what is now the</b> …

National Academy of Sciences

Trump on Syrian refugees: 'Lock your doors, folks'

At a rally in Warwick, Rhode Island, Trump suggested that refugees might be affiliated with the terrorist group ISIS (also known as the Islamic State, ISIL, or Daesh). He mentioned that some Syrian refugees have been resettled in the state.<p>"Now here's one I don't like," Trump said, reading off a …

Donald Trump

These 4 charts are evidence the US economy is falling apart

My college-aged kids love him. I'm not talking about Stephen Curry or Justin Bieber (although they love them too); I'm talking about Bernie Sanders.<p>Whether you support him or not, my guess is that most Americans my age are very surprised about his popularity. However, it shouldn't be a surprise …

Stock Markets

Liberia - the country that wants to privatise its primary schools

<b>Liberia has a radical plan to hand the running of all primary and nursery schools over to private companies and charities.</b><p>Observing a first grade lesson at a primary school on Somalia Drive in the capital, Monrovia, it is easy to see that changes need to be made.<p>Around 50 pupils are in the crowded …

Education

Trump Supporters Are Selling 'Trump That Bitch' T-Shirts Featuring Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump supporters have gotten a lot of attention for scary, violent behavior at rallies for the candidate. But as the general election is …

Donald Trump

Why a Universal Language Will Never Be a Thing

Why are distinct languages still a thing?<p>One of the cooler experiences I've had happened in a Chinese restaurant in Peru. I got into a conversation with the waiter, a Chinese immigrant who didn't speak English (for obvious reasons). We both communicated fine in Spanish, our second language.<p>This got …

50 Shades Of Shakespeare: How The Bard Used Food As Racy Code

<i>Editor's note: This week, to mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, we will be running a series of stories examining the links between food and the Bard. Oh, and in case the headline didn't clue you in, this post contains sexually explicit language.</i><p>The eggplant and peach emoji …

Schools are finally teaching what kids need to be successful in life

Research shows that teaching kids things like perseverance and self-control can improve their health, academic achievement, and happiness in life.<p>But teaching character, or social and emotional learning, has proven dicey. The science was sometimes squishy, the curriculum often felt driven by those …