Day: January 11, 2018

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Getty Images People protest in front of the U.S. Capitol to urge Congress to save the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, on Dec. 6, 2017, in Washington, D.C. A federal judge has temporarily blocked the Trump administration’s efforts to wind down DACA. President Donald Trump rescinded the program, initiated by President Barack Obama, […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

The U.S. Senate will next month hold a hearing with the country’s top markets regulators to discuss the risks posed by cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The Senate Banking Committee will take testimony from Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Christopher Giancarlo and Securities and Exchange Commission […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Getty Images Eric Greitens and his wife, Sheena, celebrate his victory in the 2016 election for Missouri governor. Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens acknowledges he had an extramarital affair with an unidentified woman but denies a claim that he tried to blackmail her into silence. The 43-year-old Republican tweeted a statement hours […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Bruce Heyman, who was U.S. ambassador to Canada under former President Barack Obama, warned the Trump administration about harming America’s strong trade relationship with the world’s 10th-largest economy north of the border. Canada is increasingly convinced that President Donald Trump will pull out of NAFTA, two government sources told Reuters on Wednesday, sending the Canadian […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Tara Ziemba | Getty Images Actor Logan Paul attends the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. YouTube said Wednesday it is removing popular American vlogger Logan Paul from its Google Preferred platform and putting future projects with him on hold, after Paul posted a video on […]

Vinnyd January 11, 2018

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho walks out of his interview with Match of the Day’s Martin Fisher, after their 0-0 draw at Old Trafford with Hull City. Subscribe to the official BBC Sport YouTube channel now so you never miss out on our best videos, while over at bbc.co.uk/sport you can get all the best […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

President Donald Trump sees a healthy U.S. economy as his biggest success in the White House. But Americans’ glowing views of the economy have not yet translated to broad support for the president. In a tweet Thursday morning, Trump highlighted Wednesday’s Quinnipiac University poll that showed 66 percent of voters view the economy as “excellent” […]