Sept. 11 suspects’ treatment a focus in Guantanamo hearing

FORT MEADE, Md. (Reuters) - A pre-trial hearing for five Sept. 11 suspects began on Monday at Guantanamo Bay, with prisoners' treatment expected to be a focus of the U.S. military court sessions.
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FORT MEADE, Md. (Reuters) - A pre-trial hearing for five Sept. 11 suspects began on Monday at Guantanamo Bay, with prisoners' treatment expected to be a focus of the U.S. military court sessions.
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Meet the Trump voters who aren’t white and male

Donald Trump’s appeal to disenfranchised white Americans is well-documented. But he also connects with a vocal contingent of frustrated minorities who say that he is the best hope for the nation’s future.

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Donald Trump’s appeal to disenfranchised white Americans is well-documented. But he also connects with a vocal contingent of frustrated minorities who say that he is the best hope for the nation’s future.

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Brexit Camp Trains Fire on Camerons Failure to Stem Migration

Campaigners pushing for the U.K. to leave the European Union stepped up their focus on immigration as divisions in David Camerons Conservative Party threatened to drown out arguments about the economic advantages of remaining in the bloc.… Read More..
Campaigners pushing for the U.K. to leave the European Union stepped up their focus on immigration as divisions in David Camerons Conservative Party threatened to drown out arguments about the economic advantages of remaining in the bloc.… Read More..

Boys Club Image Overturned by Rise of Women Currency Traders

Peg Reed knew she was called Miss Bitch on the desk when she was trading currencies on 1980s Wall Street. While running foreign-exchange desks in New York at the same time, Charlotte DeBenedictis was paid less than the men working … Read More..

Peg Reed knew she was called Miss Bitch on the desk when she was trading currencies on 1980s Wall Street. While running foreign-exchange desks in New York at the same time, Charlotte DeBenedictis was paid less than the men working … Read More..

Television Networks Struggle to Provide Equal Airtime in the Era of Trump

News organizations are wondering how to avoid providing a lopsided view of the election race as Donald Trump becomes an on-air fixture and Hillary Clinton remains more wary of matching his appearances.… Read More..
News organizations are wondering how to avoid providing a lopsided view of the election race as Donald Trump becomes an on-air fixture and Hillary Clinton remains more wary of matching his appearances.… Read More..

Illinois legislature overrides veto of bill to ease Chicago pension payments

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A bill to spread out Chicago's payments to its public safety workers' pension will become law after the Illinois House and Senate on Monday overrode the governor's veto.
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - A bill to spread out Chicago's payments to its public safety workers' pension will become law after the Illinois House and Senate on Monday overrode the governor's veto.
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Illinois legislature overrides veto of bill to ease Chicago pension payments

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A bill to spread out Chicago's payments to its public safety workers' pension will become law after the Illinois House and Senate on Monday overrode the governor's veto.
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - A bill to spread out Chicago's payments to its public safety workers' pension will become law after the Illinois House and Senate on Monday overrode the governor's veto.
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LA war memorial covered up after graffiti vandalism

A pair of Marines on leave from their base in California's high desert answered the Memorial Day call Monday, bringing dozens of American flags to try to dress up a vandalized Vietnam War memorial until it can be repaired… Read More..
A pair of Marines on leave from their base in California's high desert answered the Memorial Day call Monday, bringing dozens of American flags to try to dress up a vandalized Vietnam War memorial until it can be repaired… Read More..

YouTube app for Android will get more filter options in search results

Although you can't argue that YouTube's Android app is bad or lacking essential functionality, there oddly still are quite a few glaring omissions in it when compared to the service's website. Not huge things, mind you, rather small features here … Read More..

Although you can't argue that YouTube's Android app is bad or lacking essential functionality, there oddly still are quite a few glaring omissions in it when compared to the service's website. Not huge things, mind you, rather small features here … Read More..

Head of Egypt’s journalists union to stand trial

Prosecutors refer the head of Egypt's journalists union and two board members to trial after they're formally charged with spreading false news and harboring journalists wanted by authorities… Read More..
Prosecutors refer the head of Egypt's journalists union and two board members to trial after they're formally charged with spreading false news and harboring journalists wanted by authorities… Read More..

Viacom Directors Vow to Fight Any Board Removals, Leader Says

Viacom Inc.s independent directors will contest any possible effort by founder Sumner Redstone to remove board members from the media company, their leader said in an open letter on Monday.… Read More..
Viacom Inc.s independent directors will contest any possible effort by founder Sumner Redstone to remove board members from the media company, their leader said in an open letter on Monday.… Read More..

Harvey rediscovers form, leads Mets over White Sox 1-0

Matt Harvey rediscovered his form with seven dominant innings of two-hit ball, Neil Walker homered off Jose Quintana, and the New York Mets beat Chicago 1-0 Monday to send the reeling White Sox to their seventh straight loss… Read More..
Matt Harvey rediscovered his form with seven dominant innings of two-hit ball, Neil Walker homered off Jose Quintana, and the New York Mets beat Chicago 1-0 Monday to send the reeling White Sox to their seventh straight loss… Read More..

France’s Hollande holds ground on contested labor reform bill

PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France's rigid labor regulations and that the principles behind the most contentious proposal handing firms more scope to negotiate working conditions must remain… Read More..
PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France's rigid labor regulations and that the principles behind the most contentious proposal handing firms more scope to negotiate working conditions must remain… Read More..

Battered by Crude Collapse, Norway Now Faces Risk of Oil Strikes

Norways oil companies and the industrys biggest union had set aside two days to negotiate over wages for offshore workers. Instead, the talks broke down after less than a minute.… Read More..
Norways oil companies and the industrys biggest union had set aside two days to negotiate over wages for offshore workers. Instead, the talks broke down after less than a minute.… Read More..

Bullet Train Plan Drags India’s Railway Into the 21st Century

India may spend as much as $16 billion -- over $1 billion more than initially estimated -- on the nations first bullet train to elevate the entire railroad, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.… Read More..
India may spend as much as $16 billion -- over $1 billion more than initially estimated -- on the nations first bullet train to elevate the entire railroad, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.… Read More..

Disney Sparks Theme-Park Battle to Entertain China’s Middle Class

Beijing has Shijingshan, known as Fake Disney, Shenzhen has a park with replica landmarks and Yunnan province has Dwarf Empire, an attraction based on little people.… Read More..

Beijing has Shijingshan, known as Fake Disney, Shenzhen has a park with replica landmarks and Yunnan province has Dwarf Empire, an attraction based on little people.… Read More..

France’s Dimitri Payet scores free kick to secure victory against Cameroon

• France 3-2 Cameroon
• West Ham midfielder snatches win in injury time

France snatched victory against Cameroon with a last-gasp Dimitri Payet free kick but it was Kingsley Coman who caught the eye as the 19-year-old Bayern Munich winger … Read More..

• France 3-2 Cameroon
• West Ham midfielder snatches win in injury time

France snatched victory against Cameroon with a last-gasp Dimitri Payet free kick but it was Kingsley Coman who caught the eye as the 19-year-old Bayern Munich winger … Read More..

Adele Has One Big Request for Concertgoers: Stop Filming Me and Just Enjoy My Show

AdeleAttention all Adele fans: When you're going to her concert, can you please put down the video cameras? As the "Hello" singer continued her world tour in support of the album...
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AdeleAttention all Adele fans: When you're going to her concert, can you please put down the video cameras? As the "Hello" singer continued her world tour in support of the album...
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Heavy air strikes on Syria’s Idlib kill and injure dozens: monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Heavy air strikes in Syria's rebel-held city of Idlib on Monday evening killed and injured more than 150 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
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BEIRUT (Reuters) - Heavy air strikes in Syria's rebel-held city of Idlib on Monday evening killed and injured more than 150 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
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On Washington: In a Secret Meeting, Revelations on the Battle Over Health Care

A former I.R.S. official details the Obama administration’s justification for spending that is at the heart of a federal lawsuit by House Republicans.… Read More..
A former I.R.S. official details the Obama administration’s justification for spending that is at the heart of a federal lawsuit by House Republicans.… Read More..

Brazil’s Temer pressed to drop anti-corruption minister

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's interim President Michel Temer is facing pressure to drop his anti-corruption minister, the second top official in his administration accused of trying to derail a sprawling bribery and kickback probe before taking office.
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BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's interim President Michel Temer is facing pressure to drop his anti-corruption minister, the second top official in his administration accused of trying to derail a sprawling bribery and kickback probe before taking office.
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Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys Welcome Their First Child Together

Keri Russell is a mom again! The stunning 40-year-old recently gave birth to her first child with her boyfriend and The Americans costar, Matthew Rhys. No more information on the baby's sex or name has been revealed. Keri, who started … Read More..

Keri Russell is a mom again! The stunning 40-year-old recently gave birth to her first child with her boyfriend and The Americans costar, Matthew Rhys. No more information on the baby's sex or name has been revealed. Keri, who started … Read More..

As Libertarians seek 2016 inroads, is ideology their challenge?

Yes, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton aren't hugely popular. But third parties have their own hurdle: They're prone to ideological purity, while pragmatism is generally needed to grow followers and win elections.

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Yes, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton aren't hugely popular. But third parties have their own hurdle: They're prone to ideological purity, while pragmatism is generally needed to grow followers and win elections.

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Poll: Voters feel disconnected despite 2016 campaign passion

Only 15 percent of Americans report a great deal of confidence in the Democratic Party, compared with just 8 percent who say the same of the GOP, according to an AP-NORC poll. 

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Only 15 percent of Americans report a great deal of confidence in the Democratic Party, compared with just 8 percent who say the same of the GOP, according to an AP-NORC poll. 

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Daniel Sturridge sweats over cut before England squad named for Euro 2016

• Roy Hodgson will name 23-man squad for Euro 2016 on Tuesday
• John Stones in strong contention for starting place against Russia

Daniel Sturridge will learn on Tuesday afternoon whether he is in Roy Hodgson’s final England squad for … Read More..

• Roy Hodgson will name 23-man squad for Euro 2016 on Tuesday
• John Stones in strong contention for starting place against Russia

Daniel Sturridge will learn on Tuesday afternoon whether he is in Roy Hodgson’s final England squad for … Read More..

Republic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane a serious doubt for Euro 2016

• Striker pulled up in training with calf injury and will miss Belarus friendly
• Harry Arter a further worry after limping out of practice match clutching thigh

Robbie Keane, the Republic of Ireland captain, has been forced out of … Read More..

• Striker pulled up in training with calf injury and will miss Belarus friendly
• Harry Arter a further worry after limping out of practice match clutching thigh

Robbie Keane, the Republic of Ireland captain, has been forced out of … Read More..

Samsung will start showing ads on its smart TVs in Europe this year

According to a new report quoting "people familiar with the matter", Samsung is going to make a pretty unpopular move in Europe in the next few months. The Korean company will begin showing ads on its smart TVs in Europe, … Read More..

According to a new report quoting "people familiar with the matter", Samsung is going to make a pretty unpopular move in Europe in the next few months. The Korean company will begin showing ads on its smart TVs in Europe, … Read More..

Fidelity Marked Up Private Tech Shares in April

Winners included photo-sharing site Pinterest, whose shares increased 14% during the month and have nearly tripled in value since Fidelity first made its investment in October 2013.… Read More..
Winners included photo-sharing site Pinterest, whose shares increased 14% during the month and have nearly tripled in value since Fidelity first made its investment in October 2013.… Read More..

Holder: Snowden did ‘service,’ but should still be punished

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says Edward Snowden performed a "public service" in stoking a national debate about secret domestic surveillance programs, but that he should still return home to stand trial… Read More..
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says Edward Snowden performed a "public service" in stoking a national debate about secret domestic surveillance programs, but that he should still return home to stand trial… Read More..

France’s Bourdy leads 13 qualifiers into U.S. Open

(Reuters) - France's Gregory Bourdy led 13 players into the field for the U.S. Open golf championship next month at Oakmont Country Club in the International Sectional qualifier at Walton Heath in Surrey, England on Monday.
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(Reuters) - France's Gregory Bourdy led 13 players into the field for the U.S. Open golf championship next month at Oakmont Country Club in the International Sectional qualifier at Walton Heath in Surrey, England on Monday.
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Netanyahu says willing to discuss Arab initiative for peace with Palestinians

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held out the prospect on Monday of reviving a 2002 Arab peace initiative that offers Israel diplomatic recognition from Arab countries in return for a statehood deal with the Palestinians.
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held out the prospect on Monday of reviving a 2002 Arab peace initiative that offers Israel diplomatic recognition from Arab countries in return for a statehood deal with the Palestinians.
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