Lebanese Protests Triggered by WhatsApp Tax Rattle Government

BEIRUT—Thousands of people took to the streets across Lebanon against an intensifying economic crisis in the country, threatening...

Boris Johnson Turns On the Charm to Gather Support for Brexit Deal

LONDON—British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wooed lawmakers in a last-minute charm...

Before Politics, Trudeau Was Known for Displays of Exuberance

Nearly a decade ago, before taking the helm of Canada’s Liberal Party and becoming prime minister, Justin...

Qantas tests passenger limits — and pilot brain patterns — on world's longest nonstop...

Qantas is testing a Boeing 787-9 to fly between New York and Sydney nonstop for the first time.Source: QantasCan a 20-hour flight ever...

Negative rates are like steroids that will 'dissolve your bones' in the end, UBS...

The central bank policy of negative interest rates received a resounding rejection at the IMF and World Bank annual meetings this week, with...

NBA salary caps could feel pressure from China rift

Adam Silver, NBA Commissioner.Getty ImagesReality is setting in for the NBA and its financial losses are "fairly dramatic" after the league refused to...

Firms with a female CEO have a better stock price performance, new research says

Sam Edwards | Getty ImagesCompanies with female leaders often perform better on the stock market than those led by men, researchers have claimed.In...

Second Brexit referendum hopes dim as UK lawmakers prepare for historic vote

U.K. government plans to have a straight vote Saturday on its new draft Brexit deal look set to go ahead, despite attempts by...

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal faces narrow defeat on Saturday, analysts warn

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted that he is "very confident" the House of Commons will support his Brexit deal on Saturday,...

Shelling Resumes in Syria Despite Hours-Old Cease-Fire

A day-old deal between the U.S. and Turkey that led to a brief lull in the...