If 2017 was about sexual harassment accusations and denials, penance and penalties, then 2018 looks to be about backlash and pushback. If 2017 was about accusations and denials, penance and penalties, then 2018 could also be about backlash and pushback. Some people, and not just the accused, are fretting about “witch hunts” and “due process” and […]
Republican U.S. senators are working with some of the world’s biggest agricultural merchants to undo a last-minute provision in the tax overhaul that threatens to distort the grains market and starve private firms of corn, soy and wheat supplies. 6 Min Read CHICAGO (Reuters) – Republican U.S. senators are working with some of the world’s […]
CES was dominated by smart assistants, but we found diamonds in the rough. The following are the gadgets, computing devices, and wearables announced or shown at CES that most impressed the Ars team. Some were selected because they promise to bring fresh ideas to users, while others were selected because they appear at first glance […]
Indian activists have raised concerns at the ‘illegal’ detention of hundreds of Dalits.
Limiting climate change to 1.5 °C instead of 2 °C, even if we overshoot at first and then bring temperatures back down, will ease the rise in sea levels When it comes to avoiding dangerous rises in sea level, every little bit of global warming we can avoid will make a difference. In Paris in […]
Die Grünen haben Katrin Göring-Eckardt und Anton Hofreiter wieder zu ihren Fraktionschefs gewählt. Beide sind freundlich und kompromissbereit. Aber reicht das? Die Musik spielte anderswo, als die Grüne Bundestagsfraktion am Freitagmittag in aller Stille ihre Spitze wählte. “Kämpferisch” sei man angesichts der morgens veröffentlichten Beschlüsse der Groko-Sondierer aufgelegt, sagte Katrin Göring-Eckardt den wenigen Pressevertretern, die […]
Chancellor Merkel’s aides see progress towards a new coalition deal with the Social Democrats. German politicians have achieved a breakthrough in talks aimed at forming a new coalition government. A blueprint for formal negotiations was agreed between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU) and their former coalition partners, the Social Democrats (SPD). Politicians stayed up […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars are sharing their shock at reports of a significant pay disparity between Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams for reshoots on the Ridley Scott film “All the Money in the World.” Two reports say Wahlberg was paid far more than Williams for the reshoots in which Kevin Spacey was replaced by […]