Good morning, here’s your Wednesday morning briefing to set you up for the day ahead.
Ten years after the great financial crisis, could we be facing another global recession?
US President Donald Trump announced plans on Monday to establish a new branch of the armed forces to operate in space.
When Obama was in the White House it would be no surprise to hear that staff members composed his tweets.
Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro won re-election on Sunday, ushering in another six-year term for the controversial leader, and yet more uncertainty over the country’s future.
US President Donald Trump’s administration appears to be ready to lift a ban on American companies selling hardware and software to Chinese telecoms company ZTE.
US President Donald Trump has warned Kim Jong-un that if he doesn’t do a deal to surrender North Korea’s nuclear weapons, he could eventually suffer the same fate as Muammar Gaddafi through a so-called Libyan model.
North Korea is threatening to pull out of the historic summit between its leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump if the US insists the regime abandons its nuclear weapons.
The Russian aluminium giant Rusal share price has taken another nosedive today after the company warned fresh US sanctions could hurt business.
In the 15 months since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States, his net approval rating has been the worst in history.
US President Donald Trump has confirmed that his historic meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un will take place in Singapore on 12 June.
Leaders around the world have responded with a mixture of delight and dismay to the decision by US President Donald Trump to abandon the Iran nuclear deal.
US President Donald Trump loves to hate The New York Times — and New York Times’ readers love that he hates it.
A looming trade war between the EU and the US will be at the centre of talks when German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives in Washington today for her second meeting with US President Trump at the Oval office.
French President Emmanuel Macron will begin a three day visit to Washington DC today, with the Iranian nuclear accord topping the agenda.
US President Donald Trump reportedly paid $130,000 to former adult film star Stormy Daniels ahead of the 2016 election in an attempt to cover up an alleged affair.
US President Donald Trump’s consideration of rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership didn’t last long.
Last night James Comey, the former FBI director, gave his first televised interview since being fired by US President Donald Trump.
US President Donald Trump has ordered the creation of a task force to review the financial difficulties of the US Postal Service (USPS).
The UK public is widely against a UK attack on Syria, a new poll has found.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde has warned countries that a looming trade war risks “tearing apart” the World Trade Organisation’s global economic order.
The latest Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the state of the US economy will not be easy reading for US President Donald Trump — warning debt could rise to a level comparable to World War II and the 2008 financial crisis.
Russian stocks and the rouble have fallen dramatically today as the market was left reeling by the latest round of US sanctions against Moscow.
The tit-for-tat trade war between US President Donald Trump and China continues to escalate.
As delegates from the US and China get together to discuss an ongoing trade rift, experts and officials have voiced optimism that a resolution could be in the works.
North Korea and South Korea have agreed their leaders will meet at a summit on 27 April — just the third time the two countries’ leaders have come together and the first time since 2007.
Workers need better protection from harassment, according to the UK equality watchdog.
US President Donald Trump has announced that John Bolton, the man behind George W Bush’s fight against weapons of mass destruction, will become his third national security chief in 14 months.
Saudi Arabia’s crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman — often referred to as MbS — this week met with White House officials to discuss a much-hyped plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
It’s rare that humble US tax professionals can expect much attention outside our small circle of clients and colleagues, but in the aftermath of the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act 2017 (TCJA) in December, US tax remains a big issue.