Scotland make history in Four Nations draw with holders New Zealand

Danny Brough, right, and Kane Linnett celebrate Scotland’s 18-18 draw with New Zealand in the Four Nations match at Workington. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images Scotland made history as they became the first of the minnows to claim a Four Nations point in a dramatic draw against New Zealand at a wet and windy Derwent...

What Happens to Trump’s Businesses After He Takes Office?

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, Aug. 25, 2016. President-elect Donald Trump’s sprawling business empire – comprised of more than 500 companies around the globe, including more than 250 bearing his name – make him potentially susceptible to significant conflicts of interest. On the campaign trail,...

Kerry Escapes Heated Political Environment for Icy Climate

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, center, disembarks from a U.S. Air Force C17 Globemaster with National Science Foundation's Scott Borg, right, at the Pegasus ice runway near McMurdo Station, Antarctica, Nov. 11, 2016. more + Feeling like you need to get away after this grueling election cycle? Far, far away where you can...

Insurgent AfD Party Slams Establishment ‘Hysterical’ Reaction to Trump

The anti-mass migration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has criticised the German political establishment for their “hysterical” reaction to the election victory of U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump. AfD vice-chair Alexander Gauland also called the reaction of the German establishment “shameful” and chastised specifically Defence Minister Ursula Von der Leyen and Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier...

Lib Dems Will Vote Against Triggering Brexit if No Second Referendum

LONDON (Reuters) – The leader of Britain’s Liberal Democrat Party said on Friday his lawmakers would vote against triggering the formal process of leaving the European Union unless the government promises to hold a second referendum. Tim Farron, whose party has only have eight members in parliament’s lower House of Commons, has long called...