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May strengthens party apparatus in Cabinet shakeup

Added: 08.01.2018 17:03 | 5 views | 0 comments

UK Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to inject new energy into a government weighed down by Brexit on Monday, reorganizing her Cabinet with an eye to strengthening the apparatus of her governing Conservative Party.


The female golf caddy that conquered Augusta

Added: 08.01.2018 14:23 | 3 views | 0 comments

She went where no other woman had gone before, muscling her way into the conservative, traditionally male-dominated clubhouse to become the first female caddy to win a major.


Opinion: Loopholes for the wealthy benefit Trump

Added: 20.12.2017 9:50 | 6 views | 0 comments

When Senator Bob Corker, R-Tennessee, a longtime "deficit hawk," or so-called fiscal conservative, voted against the Senate version of the Republican tax plan, it seemed as if principle might prevail -- at least among Republicans not facing re-election.


Paul Hockenos: Far-right Austria could be tipping point for Europe

Added: 18.12.2017 19:27 | 5 views | 0 comments

Austria's new government -- a coalition of the conservative People's Party (ÖVP) and the far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) -- has pledged fealty to the European Union, contradicting the far-right party's longstanding rejection of the EU in its current form and previous threats to hold a referendum on leaving it.


Trump's Jerusalem decision roils Pence's Middle East trip

Added: 18.12.2017 13:50 | 6 views | 0 comments

As a self-described "Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order" -- and now as Vice President -- Mike Pence might have every reason to want to travel to Israel next week .

Conservative billionaire wins Chile presidential vote

Added: 18.12.2017 3:10 | 6 views | 0 comments

Chile's former President, the conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera, has been elected to serve another term as the country's leader.


Conservative leaders on Trump's first year

Added: 15.12.2017 14:50 | 3 views | 0 comments

Dana Bash, CNN's chief political correspondent, spoke with three conservative leaders to find out how Trump's base is assessing his first year in office.


British PM Theresa May loses key Brexit vote

Added: 13.12.2017 19:41 | 7 views | 0 comments

British Prime Minister Theresa May has lost a key vote on the EU Withdrawal bill, her first serious parliamentary Brexit setback. Members of Parliament voted Wednesday for an amendment to the bill, which means the final Brexit deal with the EU would have to be approved by Parliament. May lost by a close margin of 309-305 votes. Amendment 7 to Clause 9 was tabled by May's own Conservative MP Dominic Grieve, who leads a faction of "rebels" within the party.


Christine Keeler, British model involved in Profumo Affair, has died

Added: 06.12.2017 6:37 | 6 views | 0 comments

Christine Keeler, a former model whose relations during the 1960s Cold War with a British cabinet minister and a Russian diplomat contributed to the downfall of a Conservative government, has died, her son announced.


Conservative US news site says it hired firm that produced the Trump dossier

Added: 29.10.2017 12:00 | 18 views | 0 comments

The Washington Free Beacon says it hired intelligence firm Fusion GPS during the 2016 Republican presidential primary.


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