It’s No ‘Glengarry’: A Times Theater Critic Reviews ‘Eyes Only’

Though Mr. Trump is credited as a co-author of The Art of the Deal, there is little art to his depiction of the character of The President in Eyes Only. Unlike Mr. Mamets lowlifes, he has no long game; he is incapable of disguising his agenda. Over and over h…

Democrats still think Joe Biden is electable, but they’re cooling on him

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention at the SNHU Arena on September 7, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire Scott Eisen/Getty Images A recurring series of Insider polls show …

Bank of America says fund managers’ fears of a recession are at levels not seen since the depths of the financial crisis

Associated Press Bank of America surveyed 235 fund managers, asking them a variety of questions including how likely a recession in the next year is, and whether interest rates were to rise. Few in the survey said interest rates would rise w…

It’s No ‘Glengarry’: A Times Theater Critic Reviews ‘Eyes Only’

It’s No ‘Glengarry’: A Times Theater Critic Reviews ‘Eyes Only’

Though Mr. Trump is credited as a co-author of The Art of the Deal, there is little art to his depiction of the character of The President in Eyes Only. Unlike Mr. Mamets lowlifes, he has no long game; he is incapable of disguising his agenda. Over and over h…

Democrats still think Joe Biden is electable, but they’re cooling on him

Democrats still think Joe Biden is electable, but they’re cooling on him

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention at the SNHU Arena on September 7, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire Scott Eisen/Getty Images A recurring series of Insider polls show …

Bank of America says fund managers’ fears of a recession are at levels not seen since the depths of the financial crisis

Bank of America says fund managers’ fears of a recession are at levels not seen since the depths of the financial crisis

Associated Press Bank of America surveyed 235 fund managers, asking them a variety of questions including how likely a recession in the next year is, and whether interest rates were to rise. Few in the survey said interest rates would rise w…

Facebook faces call to halt end-to-end encryption rollout

Facebook faces call to halt end-to-end encryption rollout

Image – Mashable A letter sent by the UK, US and Australian governments has called upon Facebook not to proceed with its plan to roll out end-to-end encryption to its messaging services, over fears the policy threatens “the lives and safety of our children”.…

President Trump Admits He Spoke to Ukraine President About Corruption and Possibly Biden

President Trump Admits He Spoke to Ukraine President About Corruption and Possibly Biden

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says he spoke to Ukraine’s new president about his summer election and the fact that “we don’t want our people, like Vice President Biden and his son” contributing to corruption already happening in Ukraine. Trump appear…

Israel’s Netanyahu Says He’ll Seek to Form a ‘Zionist’ Government Without Arab Parties

Israel’s Netanyahu Says He’ll Seek to Form a ‘Zionist’ Government Without Arab Parties

After an apparent election setback, Israel’s prime minister says he will seek the formation of a new “Zionist” government that excludes Arab parties. Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a small crowd of supporters in Tel Aviv at 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, more than five …

Boris Johnson’s bid for early general election fails as MPs hand him sixth successive Commons defeat

Boris Johnson’s bid for early general election fails as MPs hand him sixth successive Commons defeat

LONDON — Boris Johnson’s government suffered its sixth Commons defeat in a row when members of parliament rejected his request for an early election, throwing his Brexit plan into chaos. The prime minister had asked MPs to approve an October 15 election, t…

Brexit: Labour deputy Tom Watson calls for referendum ahead of election

Brexit: Labour deputy Tom Watson calls for referendum ahead of election

Labour must prioritise reversing Brexit through another referendum, over winning power in a general election, its deputy leader Tom Watson is to say. He will warn that a snap election before the end of the year may fail to resolve the current deadlock. Putt…

Trump withheld $400m in aid to Ukraine days before asking leader to investigate 2020 rival Biden, reports say

Trump withheld $400m in aid to Ukraine days before asking leader to investigate 2020 rival Biden, reports say

AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump reportedly ordered his staff to withhold nearly $400m (£320m) in military aid to Ukraine days before he pressed the eastern European country to investigate the son of leading Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. The US …

The story of the last US presidential yacht, which hosted foreign leaders and cruised the Caribbean until the 1970s

The story of the last US presidential yacht, which hosted foreign leaders and cruised the Caribbean until the 1970s

When Jimmy Carter took office in 1977, he sought to make good on his election pledge to strip the White House of the trappings of an “imperial presidency.” And with running costs totalling $800,000 a year, the Sequoia had to go. Later, Carter revealed t…