Why E. Jean Carroll’s assault accusation against Trump wasn’t front-page news

Why E. Jean Carroll’s assault accusation against Trump wasn’t front-page news

The muted response says a lot about how the press covers Trump. On Friday, a prominent advice columnist wrote in a national publication that the president of the United States had sexually assaulted her. But if you read or watched the news this weekend, you might have missed the story entirely. Most major newspapers didn’t put the allegation, made by columnist E. Jean Carroll in New York magazine, on their front pages. (Trump has denied…

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What happens when (and if) the Boeing 737 Max returns to the air?

What happens when (and if) the Boeing 737 Max returns to the air?

American Airlines is planning to bring the planes back to its fleet in September. This September, the Boeing 737 Max — the airliner involved in two fatal crashes within five months that killed 346 people — will take to the skies for American Airlines once again after nearly six months of international grounding. Reintroducing the 737 Max to American Airlines’ service will add 754 flights per week on 31 routes, overwhelmingly centered on Miami, according…

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The weekend in the risky US-Iran standoff, explained

The weekend in the risky US-Iran standoff, explained

Trump’s new sanctions on Iran cap off intense four days. In the past four days, the United States launched a cyberattack on Iran, President Donald Trump followed through on his threat to place even more sanctions on Tehran, European nations pushed to end mounting tensions, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo set out to build a global coalition to counter Tehran, and the US announced plans to create a new military protection force to safeguard shipping…

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Equity investors need to reset their return expectations from the markets

The decision to make is whether you want to take a call on the economy picking up a bit and buy into beaten down sectors, says Manish Gunwani, chief information officer, equity, Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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Do you need a dengue-specific health cover?

The rising number of dengue cases in India has prompted some insurance companies to offer dengue insurance policies. But is it value for money?.It is wiser to invest in regular health cover with higher sum insured than to buy many disease-specific plans Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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Congress has been fighting over aid to the border for weeks. Trump just got in the middle of it.

Congress has been fighting over aid to the border for weeks. Trump just got in the middle of it.

Nancy Pelosi asked Trump to call off the ICE raids. She now needs to figure out a deal on humanitarian aid to the border. The White House and Congress seem to be headed toward yet another standoff on immigration, after President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday he would give Congress a two-week deadline to “work out a solution to the Asylum and Loophole problems.” If Congress does not change asylum laws, Trump said he’d carry…

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Same sex couples in India lack basic financial rights

No legal documentation to prove their union presents hurdles for LGBTQ+ partners.Lack of insurance coverage from partners means that LGBTQ+ Indians need to have a higher rate of savings Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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