How a small town is fighting back against industrial waste dumping in Chile

The trains seem to never stop. One after another, they haul more than 12 tons of rubbish daily...

Donald Trump renews attack on Amazon as he accuses retailer of running a US...

Donald Trump is again attacking the online retailer Amazon, calling its business deal with the US...

Mea Culpa: Donald Trump’s not-so-secret attack on Amazon

We carried this headline yesterday: “Trump openly attacks Amazon over taxes and business practices.” This is...

IMF head Christine Lagarde says euro zone leaders should create a ‘rainy day fund’

International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Christine Lagarde said on Monday euro zone leaders should set up...

US economic growth slows to 2.9% in fourth quarter

US economic growth slowed less than previously estimated in the fourth quarter as the biggest gain...

Brexit delivers longer blow to bank sentiment than global financial crisis, survey shows

The prospect of quitting the EU has hurt sentiment in Britain's finance industry for longer than...

Burt Reynolds interview: After six decades on screen, the former action man is over...

After 60 years in the movie business – five of them, from 1978 to 1982, as...

Pope Francis calls for end to ‘carnage’ in Syria in Easter message

Pope Francis has condemned the “carnage” in Syria and called for political leaders to help stop the “apparently...

Benjamin Netanyahu praises Israeli troops day after they ‘kill 16 Palestinian protesters’ in border...

Benjamin Netanyahu has praised Israeli troops, a day after they were accused of killing at least...

Eight reasons that Germany’s Autobahn is so much better than US highways

Not only does Europe get a bunch of insanely cool cars that America doesn’t, it also...