01/23/2017 at 16:33. Facebook
Divide and bicker, will President Trump's term bring more division? Catch up with this issue and many more in Select: [ Link ]

Reuters Select: Do what we want or we'll tell Trump about you
01/23/2017 at 16:05. Facebook
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal by Texas seeking to revive the state's strict Republican-backed voter-identification requirements that a lower court found had a discriminatory effect on black and Hispanic people.

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas appeal over voter ID law
01/23/2017 at 15:39. Facebook
British MP Kevan Jones is due to ask an urgent question in Parliament on the test firing of a Trident nuclear missile in June 2016.
01/23/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
"It's a huge honor and a big, big privilege for me to be chosen be the new leader in the north and follow in the footsteps of Martin McGuinness, a political giant," O'Neill, 40, said in a video posted on the party's soclai media page. More: [ Link ]

Sinn Fein names Michelle O'Neill as new leader in Northern Ireland
01/23/2017 at 15:28. Facebook
Banks "are struggling to demonstrate their ability to cope with the rising threat of intruders gaining unauthorized access to their critical systems and data," a report of the European Banking Authority (EBA) warned in December. Find out more: [ Link ]

As attacks grow, EU mulls banking stress tests for cyber risks
01/23/2017 at 15:07. Facebook
Gambians celebrate in the streets as West African regional military force takes control of the presidential palace after ex-ruler Yahya Jammeh flees. See more: [ Link ]
01/23/2017 at 14:55. Facebook
Kroger, which had about 431,000 full- and part-time employees as of Jan. 30, 2016, also said its total active workforce grew by more than 12,000 in 2016. More: [ Link ]

Supermarket operator Kroger to fill 10,000 permanent posts
01/23/2017 at 14:42. Facebook
U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Corp said on Monday it would buy 33 percent of Tidal, a music streaming service owned by rapper Jay Z. More details: [ Link ]

Sprint to buy a third of Jay Z's music streaming service Tidal
01/23/2017 at 14:34. Facebook
President Donald Trump's inaugural weekend, Theresa May's industrial Brexit plan and more headlines from around the world. All in the Morning Briefing: [ Link ]

Monday Morning Briefing: From American carnage to alternative facts
01/23/2017 at 14:16. Facebook
Trump, who was sworn in as the 45th U.S. president on Friday, targeted both trade pacts during his White House campaign. More details: [ Link ]

Trump to sign orders to renegotiate NAFTA, pull out of TPP: NBC
01/23/2017 at 13:55. Facebook
British Prime Minister Theresa May will learn on Tuesday whether parliament must agree to the triggering of Britain's exit from the European Union, potentially giving lawmakers who oppose her plans a chance to amend or hinder her Brexit vision. Read more: [ Link ]

UK's Supreme Court to rule if May can start Brexit without parliament
01/23/2017 at 13:35. Facebook
"Busy week planned with a heavy focus on jobs and national security," Trump said in a tweet. "Top executives coming in at 9:00 A.M. to talk manufacturing in America." More details: [ Link ]

Trump to meet executives, labor leaders in first full day in office
01/23/2017 at 13:19. Facebook
The ministry said it was forbidden to create or rent communication channels, including VPNs, without governmental approval, to run cross-border operations. Find out more: [ Link ]

China cracks down on unauthorized internet connections
01/23/2017 at 13:12. Facebook
Protests against the return of bullfighting in Colombia turn violent.
01/23/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
China does not want world leadership but could be forced to assume that role if others step back from that position, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Monday, after U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to put "America first" in his first speech.

Diplomat says China would assume world leadership if needed
01/23/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
The lawsuit, brought by the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, will allege that the Constitution's emoluments clause forbids payments to Trump's businesses. It will seek a court order forbidding Trump from accepting such payments. More: [ Link ]

Ethics lawyers to sue Trump over foreign payments
01/23/2017 at 12:43. Facebook
The most senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said on Monday he would not support President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson. Find out more: [ Link ]

Senate Democrat says he will oppose Tillerson for State Department
01/23/2017 at 12:23. Facebook
World stocks hit multi-year highs earlier this month on expectations Trump would boost growth and inflation with extraordinary fiscal spending measures. However, his inaugural address on Friday saw investors retreat to the safety of higher-rated government bonds as the new president signaled an isolationist stance on trade and other issues. More: [ Link ]

European stocks hit three-week low as Trump reality sets in
01/23/2017 at 12:05. Facebook
Emirates plans to start flying to the United States with a stop for passengers in Greece, its second so-called fifth freedom flight and a move that could anger U.S. competitors who accuse it of competing unfairly through state subsidies.

Emirates to start Dubai-Athens-Newark flights, likely to irk U.S. carriers
01/23/2017 at 11:05. Facebook
The new U.S. administration must fully understand the importance of the "one China" policy and appreciate that the issue of Taiwan is highly sensitive for the Beijing government, China said on Monday.

China urges Trump administration to grasp importance of 'one China'