Daily Archives: May 9, 2018

  • Europeans work to save Iran deal, and business, after Trump pulls out

    Europeans work to save Iran deal, and business, after Trump pulls out

    WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) – Dismayed European allies sought to salvage the international nuclear pact and preserve their business with Iran on Wednesday after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the landmark accord and ordered sanctions reimposed on Tehran. “The deal is not dead. There’s an American withdrawal from the deal but the deal…






  • Donald Trump just accidentally revealed something very important about his ‘fake news’ attacks

    Donald Trump just accidentally revealed something very important about his ‘fake news’ attacks

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  • California first to require solar homes

    California first to require solar homes

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Officials say solar energy will more than pay for itself, and homeowners could see significantly lower utilities costs per month California has become the first US state to mandate solar panels on new homes and apartment buildings built after 1 January, 2020. The California Energy Commission unanimously approved the…


  • Rockefeller art auction hauls record $646m

    Rockefeller art auction hauls record $646m

    Image copyright EPA Image caption The collection set a sales record on only the first day of a three day sale A record-breaking sale of late billionaire David Rockefeller’s private art collection has brought in over $646 (£477m) on its opening night. A portrait by Pablo Picasso sold for $115m and a Monet painting from…