Exclusive: German coalition parties agree on reform package following Wirecard scandal – document

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of Wirecard AG, an independent provider of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions is seen in Aschheim BERLIN (Reuters) – German coalition parties have agreed on a reform package which is

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Singapore orders Wirecard to cease payment services, return customers’ funds

© Reuters. The headquarters of Wirecard AG, an independent provider of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions is seen in Aschheim SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s central bank said on Wednesday it had directed embattled German payments firm

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Starr calls divided SCOTUS ‘recipe for mischief’, says Amy Coney Barrett ‘odds-on favorite’ for nomination

Former Whitewater Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr has echoed President Trump’s call for urgency in confirming a Supreme Court justice before November to ensure the high court is best positioned to resolve election-related disputes should they arise. “I completely agree with

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DeVos to Be Investigated for Potential Violation of Ethics Law

WASHINGTON — An independent government agency will investigate whether Education Secretary Betsy DeVos breached a law forbidding federal employees from engaging in political activities on the job after her department distributed a clip of Ms. DeVos criticizing the Democratic presidential nominee,

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This Is Why U.S. Troops Need ‘Stars and Stripes,’ and Why Trump Wants It Gone

The Trump administration has decided to shutter Stars and Stripes, the award-winning independent military newspaper that began during the Civil War and has continuously published since World War II. The publication has broken many important stories, including highlighting predatory or unethical practices

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UK public tribunal leads investigation into Uyghur genocide by China

An independent lawyer in the United Kingdom is holding a private tribunal to investigate accusations that the Chinese government’s involvement in crimes against humanity or genocide of the ethnic minority group the Uyghur Muslims, located in the Xinjiang province in northwest China. Barrister Geoffrey Nice

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Bill Weld, Rick Snyder among former Republican governors to endorse Biden

Anti-Trump group The Lincoln Project has gotten nearly 100 Republican and independent politicos on board its Republicans and Independents for Biden initiative, including former governors Rick Snyder of Michigan and Bill Weld of Massachusetts. Snyder announced his endorsement of Democratic presidential

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Kanye West registered as Republican in Park County, WY, potentially blocking run as independent in Arizona

Rapper Kanye West may be blocked from running for president as an independent in Arizona because he’s registered as a Republican in Wyoming, according to a report. A lawsuit claims West is violating Arizona law. According to the lawsuit, filed Monday in

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Study suggests 2020 polls may be missing ‘shy’ Trump voters

Republican and independent voters are twice as likely to not reveal their true preference for president in a telephone poll, a study found. CloudResearch, an online market research and data collection company, found that 11.7% of Republicans and 10.5% of independents said they wouldn’t share

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Pollster Lee Carter: Dials show independents want to hear more about law & order, economic recovery

Independent voters “want to hear more about law and order” and “the economic recovery,” pollster Lee Carter told “Fox & Friends” on Thursday. Carter, the president of Maslansky & Partners, broadcast her “voter dials,” which assess the real-time reactions to the Republican National Convention from

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