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U.S. judge denies Monsanto new trial in California glyphosate case

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge conditionally denied Bayer AG-unit Monsanto’s motion to receive a new trial on the $250 million punitive damages portion of a…

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The Caravan’s Members Have No Idea What Trump Meant When He Tweeted About “Middle Easterners”

TAPACHULA, Mexico — As the migrant caravan advanced through Mexico en route to the US on Monday, 15 days before midterm elections, President Donald Trump…

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Immigrant Recruits Are Having Their “Loyalty” Questioned For Following Lawsuits Against The Pentagon

When the 29-year-old US Army recruit finally received the results of her security screening, a year after the exhaustive eight-hour counterintelligence interview all foreign-born soldiers…

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Liam Fox says Trump ‘very keen’ on trade deal

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has told the BBC he believes US President Donald Trump is “very keen” to do a trade deal. Mr Fox…

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Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders

If you were to create your own country, you might think about a territory, language and passports. Simon Anholt and Madeline Hung have taken a…

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UPDATE 1-Oil Search’s 3rd quarter revenue jumps as PNG production picks up

(Adds details on PNG LNG, capacity talks, production figures) Oct 23 (Reuters) – Oil Search Ltd said on Tuesday its third-quarter revenue nearly doubled over…

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Is blockchain living up to the hype?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Blockchain is one of the technologies used in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin As we approach Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary at the…

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Why I hate meetings – and how to make them better

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The pointless business meeting – we’ve all been there, says Stephanie Every time economists wonder why Britain’s productivity is…

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Budget 2018: How does the government collect and spend our money?

Image copyright Getty Images The government raises and spends just under £800bn a year. Such a big number is hard to picture, but for that…

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‘Davos in the Desert’ begins in Riyadh

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will host the conference Saudi Arabia’s investment conference has gone ahead despite international pressure for…

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