In Cuba, Obama's detente becomes history as Trump threatens

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba has jettisoned rhetorical restraint toward the United States and is broadcasting footage of military defense exercises in the face of threats and new sanctions from the administration of President Donald Trump. The island nation had turned the other cheek over the last two years in the face of Trump’s efforts to end a detente initiated by […]

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Italy's 5-Star struggles to keep up with soaring Salvini

ROME (Reuters) – The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement emerged as Italy’s predominant political force at March elections, allowing it to enter government for the first time in its short history and take many top ministerial jobs. Five months later, it is discovering that governing is considerably more difficult than being in opposition. While its coalition partner the League has overtaken it […]

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More Than 100 Constituencies That Backed Brexit Now Want To Remain In The E.U., According To New Analysis

More than 100 Westminster constituencies that voted to leave the E.U. in the 2016 referendum have now switched their support to stay, shows an analysis by the Observer, reported by The Guardian. While the Brexit parliamentary battle is set to take place later this year, these new results could have a significant effect on the outcome. The analysis shows that […]

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Tiger Woods is in contention at The Open, and he has already put to rest the biggest debate about his comeback

Tiger Woods proved he can still win majors. Andrew Redington/Getty Images Tiger Woods shot a blistering 5-under, 66 in the third round of The Open Championship and briefly held a tie for the lead. Woods finished the day four strokes behind the leaders in a tie for sixth place. Even if Woods does not win The Open, the incredible run […]

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Why the NFL was forced to put its new anthem policy on hold before a single game was played

Jurrell Casey, No. 99, told CNN he planned to continue his protests, showing the NFL’s new policy to be not only ill-advised but ineffectual. AP Photo/James Kenney The NFL’s new national-anthem policy is now on hold after reports that the Miami Dolphins would classify protests as “conduct detrimental to the team.” While the NFL’s goal was to end the conversation […]

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