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First days of Trump era signal America's deepening political divide

WASHINGTON: In the blocks surrounding the White House, signs reading “Love Trumps Hate” and “Build Bridges Not Walls” littered the sidewalks on Sunday, the detritus of the Women’s March protesting the policies of President Donald Trump. Both Trump’s supporters and women and men who took part in the massive march against him in Washington on… Read More »

What would 100 days of a Clinton White House look like?

WASHINGTON, DC: On January 20, 2017, Barack Obama’s successor will take the oath of office on the Capitol steps in Washington for a four-year term. As always, the first 100 days for any American president are paramount. Democrat Hillary Clinton has released a detailed policy platform, but a successful start for an eventual Clinton administration… Read More »

Exclusive – Chinese-Mexican man at centre of US$205 million seizure could be extradited to Mexico in days: lawyer

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: A Chinese-Mexican businessman accused of drug trafficking could be handed over by U.S. authorities to Mexican authorities as early as next week as he has nearly exhausted his legal options, ending a years-long extradition battle, his lawyer told Reuters. Zhenli Ye Gon’s July 2007 arrest in the United States and the seizure of… Read More »