Rafael Correa-Coronas

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The End of the American Century

The country’s role as a global model and guarantor of freedom and rule of law is being brought to an end by Trump.<p>In 1941, a year before America entered World War II, Henry Luce, the founder and publisher of <i>Time</i>, wrote an essay called “The American Century.” It was an argument not just against …

Guards allowed to shoot nuclear protesters after 1988 break-in at UK base

Faslane submarine raid was met with fury by Margaret Thatcher and followed by change to rules, declassified files show<p>Guards at the Faslane submarine base on the Clyde were authorised to shoot anti-nuclear protesters if there were a risk of sabotage, Margaret Thatcher was told after a 1988 break-in …

Military

On Twitter, Antonin Scalia’s Death Is No Longer News. Now It’s a Debate.

Are you celebrating his death, or paying your respects?<p>When Antonin Scalia was reported dead earlier today, the news exploded through Twitter in a matter of seconds. Snapchat may be better at attracting young eyeballs, and Facebook may be better at making money off its users, but the death of the …

Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2bn for misleading investors

<b>Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2bn (£2.2bn) to US authorities to settle claims that it misled investors about risky mortgage bonds sold before the financial crisis.</b><p>In 2015, a tentative deal to pay $2.6bn was announced, but New York authorities pushed to increase that amount.<p>Morgan Stanley acknowledged …

The World Reacts To LIGO’s Discovery Of Gravitational Waves

From Mark Zuckerberg to Neil deGrasse Tyson<p>On Thursday, the scientists at LIGO announced they’d officially found gravitational waves. This truly is a remarkable discovery, and confirms the final piece of Einstein's general theory of relativity. Read more about the announcement, and what it means …

Social Media

This Twitter account matches you with your dog self

They say that dogs often look like their owners - what if you don't have a dog? This Twitter account finds one that looks like you<p>We are completely at a loss as to how this Twitter account manages it, but You Are Dog Now can find a picture of a dog which looks just like any picture you send in.<p>If …

Pets

Donald Trump Claims The 'Real' Unemployment Rate Is 18%. Here's What The Data Says.

After Donald Trump announced his latest bid for the presidency, I reached out to get details on Trump’s plan to replace Obamacare, and posted that interview on FORBES last week. But for many FORBES readers, the most eye-catching part of the interview wasn’t Trump’s plan for health care.<p>It was what …

Donald Trump

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Philippines reopens Subic Bay as military base to cover South China Sea

The Philippines will station new fighter jets and two frigates as it reopens the former US naval base in Subic Bay to military use in a further response to Chinese expansionism in the disputed South China Sea.<p>Philippines reinforces its claim to South China Sea outpost<p>Read more<p>Once one of the …

China