Horizon's Valliere Says Merkel Was Knocked Down a Peg - 1時間前  Bloomberg

Gregory Valliere, chief global strategist at Horizon Investments, discusses the German election and the strength of Angela Merkel as a leader. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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Risky Roads a Boon for Small Airlines in War-Ravaged South Sudan - 3時間前  Bloomberg

Ayaak Deng’s first-ever flight let her skip over a hundred miles of bloodily contested South Sudan and visit family she hadn’t seen in a year. It’s the kind of trip that’s revitalizing small airlines that initially struggled because of the almost four-year civil war.
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Iraqi Kurds to Vote on Independence as Neighbors Send Warnings - 5時間前  Bloomberg

Iraq’s Kurds head to polls on Monday for a referendum on independence, an ambition pursued by Kurdish nationalists for more than a century that is fueling tensions in a region predominantly opposed to the move.
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NFL Ratings Become Part of Political Battle With President Trump - 6時間前  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump has turned watching football on Sunday, one of America’s most popular activities, into an act of political protest.
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The German Populists Who Want Merkel Gone - 8時間前  Bloomberg

Alternative for Germany, or AfD, is projected to win more than 13 percent of the vote in Sunday’s national election, giving the anti-immigration, anti-Islam party its biggest political platform yet. Here’s a look at the history, personalities and legislative powers of the first far-right faction to take seats in the Bundestag since the immediate aftermath of World War II:
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Merkel Wins Fourth Term as Main Parties Suffer Historic Setbacks - 10時間前  Bloomberg

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party bloc won the German election, giving her a mandate for a fourth term even as voters sent a far-right party to parliament for the first time since the immediate aftermath of World War II and the two biggest factions dropped to historic lows.
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Catalan Police Face Pressure as Spain Cracks Down on Separatists - 10時間前  Bloomberg

Spain’s struggle to stop Catalonia’s separatist referendum overcame a potential body blow as the region’s police force acceded to demands it take more direction from the central government in Madrid.
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North Korea's A-Bomb Is Deterring U.S. First Strike, Russia Says - 12時間前  Bloomberg

North Korea’s possession of nuclear weapons is preventing the the U.S. from launching a first strike against the rogue nation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview.
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Senator Collins Says 'Difficult' to See a Yes Vote on Health Bill - 13時間前  Bloomberg

A key Republican hold-out said she doesn’t see herself backing her party’s latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, putting the latest Obamacare effort on the brink of defeat.
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Ex-White House Strategist Bannon to Be At St. Louis Rally - 13時間前  Bloomberg

St. Louis (AP) -- Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected in St. Louis on Sunday for a rally and to receive an award.
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Why Nigeria Is Facing Secessionist Fervor, Again: Q&A - 3時間前  Bloomberg

Almost half a century after a secessionist war in southeastern Nigeria ended, a renewed push for an independent state known as Biafra is stoking fresh conflict. Thousands of troops have been deployed in the region, which is mainly populated by ethnic Igbos. The forces have rounded up scores of members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, or Ipob, the main group behind the breakaway campaign, several people have died in clashes, and Ipob’s popular leader has gone missing after a military raid at h
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Balance of Power Extra: How Merkel Won And Lost at The Same Time - 5時間前  Bloomberg

Angela Merkel is lucky to come out of the wreckage of Germany’s election with her hold on the chancellery more or less intact.Her party unexpectedly recorded its weakest result since 1949, and was helped to victory by her main challenger, Martin Schulz’s Social Democrats, performing even worse. The chief beneficiary was the anti-immigration, anti-Islam Alternative for Germany party, which won seats in the Bundestag for the first time.The hollowing out of the two main parties’ support presents Me
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U.K. Labour Urges May to Cap Credit Card Interest Payments - 5時間前  Bloomberg

The U.K. Labour Party urged Prime Minister Theresa May to cap interest payments on credit card loans to help families trapped in a “debt spiral.”
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French Center-Right Opposition Cements Hold on Senate - 7時間前  Bloomberg

The center-right opposition party The Republicans cemented its control over the French Senate, a result that’s a setback for President Emmanuel Macron but won’t derail his plans to push through far-reaching changes to the country’s tax and pension systems.
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'No Progress' So Far in Nafta Talks, Canadian Labor Leader Says - 8時間前  Bloomberg

The head of Canada’s largest private-sector union said there’s been “no progress” in Nafta trade talks and that he expects the U.S., Mexico and Canada will eventually walk away from the table.
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CBS, Fox Will Air National Anthem Live Ahead of NFL Games Sunday - 10時間前  Bloomberg

After President Trump’s sharp comments about National Football League players who kneel during the Star-Spangled Banner before games, CBS will air the national anthem performances live as part of its NFL broadcasts today, a spokesman said.
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Mnuchin Defends Use of Military Plane, Says Needed Secure Line - 12時間前  Bloomberg

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defended the use of a military plane to make the short hop from New York to Washington in August, saying he needed to make a secure call during the flight.
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NFL Players and Owners Push Back Against Trump Comments - 12時間前  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump, a one-time football team owner, accelerated his criticism of the National Football League on Sunday by calling for a fan boycott, sparking strong objections from players and owners including a longtime friend and contributor.
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Rwanda Police Arrest Ex-Presidential Hopeful, Two Family Members - 13時間前  Bloomberg

Rwanda’s police said they arrested an activist barred from running for the presidency and two family members for alleged offenses against state security and forgery.
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Kenyan Prosecutor Probes Vote Officials Over Botched Election - 15時間前  Bloomberg

Kenya’s public prosecutor ordered an investigation into the country’s electoral authority over its handling of last month’s annulled presidential election.
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