Minister Says UK Faces ‘Political Tsunami’ if Brexit Halted
Britain’s trade minister says the country will face a 'political tsunami' if the government does not deliver on voters’ decision to leave the European Union.
Janewattananond Wins Singapore Open With Final Round 65
Jazz Janewattananond shot a final-round 65 on Sunday to win the Singapore Open and qualify for this year’s British Open.
Congo’s Court Upholds Victory of Felix Tshisekedi
Congo’s Constitutional court confirmed the victory of Felix Tshisekedi, dismissing the claims of massive vote fraud by runner-up Martin Fayulu.
Hirscher Trails 5th in World Cup Slalom, Noel Leads 1st Run
Marcel Hirscher trailed in a rare fifth place as junior world champion Clement Noel led the first run of a World Cup slalom Sunday.
It’s Barty Party Time Down Under, Aussie Woman Into Quarters
Ash Barty didn’t want to play tennis. Didn’t want to watch tennis, or even talk about the sport. She took a break from the tour after the 2014 U.S. Open to explore another career — in cricket.
Car Bomb Blast in Northern Ireland; No Injuries Reported
Northern Ireland politicians are condemning a car bombing outside a courthouse in the city of Londonderry.
World’s Oldest Man, 113, Dies at His Home in Northern Japan
The world’s oldest man has died at his home — a hot springs inn — in northern Japan at the age of 113.
2 Killed, 22 Injured in Large Fire at French Ski Resort
French officials say two people have been killed and 22 others injured in a large blaze that broke out in the French ski resort of Courchevel.
‘Feisty’ Collins Stuns 2016 Champ Kerber at Australian Open
Anyone unfamiliar with Danielle Collins — and that could be forgiven, really, considering her 0-5 mark at majors until this Australian Open — got a sense of what she’s all about during her surprisingly easy upset of former No. 1 Angelique Kerber.
Facing Populist Assault, Global Elites Regroup in Davos
As the world’s financial and political elites convene here in the Swiss Alps for the World Economic Forum, their vision of ever-closer commercial and political ties is under attack — and the economic outlook is darkening.