The Quick Read on Davos 2019, aka the World's Most Important Watering Hole
What Happened This Week: The U.S. shutdown rolls on with no end in sight. In Kenya and in Syria , extremists staged bloody attacks. The Brexit process devolves ever further...
49 minutes ago - Time
UK shoppers rein in spending as Brexit nears
British shoppers cut back on spending in the three months to December for the first time since last spring, adding to evidence of a consumer slowdown as Brexit approaches...
1 hour ago - Reuters
No-deal contingencies continue amid Brexit stalemate
British business is in a frantic last-bid effort to get itself onto a protective footing for a possible 'no-deal' hard Brexit on March 29th. And, as Laura Frykberg reports...
1 hour ago - Reuters
‘No more talks': Theresa May shuts door on opposition parties, as Brexit descends further into chaos
PM Theresa May has no plans to stage further talks with UK opposition party leaders who have accused her of ignoring their demands, in an attempt to broker a new Brexit...
1 hour ago - RT
Brexit Exposes Elitist Rot at Heart of Westminster
Ella Whelan , The Irish Times
2 hours ago - Real Clear Politics
In Brexit, Benedict Cumberbatch Is the Man Who Broke Europe
The week in which Britain descended into political chaos, with Parliament soundly rejecting Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal one day and declaring confidence in her...
2 hours ago - Slate
Theresa May, Rihanna LVMH, MBA Pay Gap: Broadsheet January 18
Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Rihanna may be getting her own luxury fashion house, earning an MBA actually makes the pay gap worse, and Theresa May has a long weekend ahead...
3 hours ago - Fortune
Meet the man at the center of the Brexit drama
He may be known for his witty put-downs, but Bercow is a controversial figure.
3 hours ago - ABC News
Ryanair lowers profit forecast amid tough competition
LONDON - Budget airline Ryanair, Europe's biggest carrier by passengers, has warned its profits will be lower than expected - the second such downgrade in four months - because...
4 hours ago - Boston Herald
The Latest: French premier checks on Brexit readiness
The Latest on Brexit : 11 a.m. France's prime minister is inspecting his country's preparedness for a no-deal Brexit, visiting the Eurotunnel complex and meeting with small...
5 hours ago - Miami Herald
The headlines of News BreaK
Watch: Legendary great white shark, 'Deep Blue,' filmed swimming with divers
A great white shark, believed to be one of the largest on the planet, has been spotted by divers as it fed on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii.
Dems demand investigation after report that Trump ordered Cohen to lie to...
“If the Buzzfeed story is true, President Trump must resign or be impeached,” tweeted Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, a member of the House Intelligence Committee.
Trump reportedly told Cohen to lie to Congress. His attorney general pick...
President Donald Trump directed his former fixer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about a real estate deal that the president's company was pursuing in Russia during the 2016...
Videocast: Winter Storm Warnings this weekend
Missouri man one of 4 Americans killed in Syria suicide bomb attack...
The four were killed Wednesday in the northern Syrian town of Manbij.
NASCAR legend Glen Wood dies at 93
Wood and his brother, Leonard, co-founded Wood Brothers Racing in 1950, making it the oldest active team in the sport.
Vonn 15th in return from injury as Siebenhofer wins downhill
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy - Lindsey Vonn made an uncharacteristic mistake midway down and finished tied for 15th in a World Cup downhill on her return from injury on Friday.
Sen. Casey decides against 2020 presidential bid
US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in December
WASHINGTON - U.S. industrial production increased 0.3 percent in December, led by the biggest surge in manufacturing in ten months. The Federal Reserve says that that...
Tesla plans 7 pct staff cut, says road ahead very difficult
Saying the road ahead was “very difficult,” Tesla's CEO Elon Musk said Friday that the company would be cutting its staff by about 7 percent. The electric car and solar panel...