- Business/Stock Markets
- 2020-06-22 18:59:09Z
Though the name endures, the current Republican Party is no longer Lincoln's party that advocated freedom, democracy and justice for all
Moscow's tools of choice.
A preliminary official vote count Monday of Serbia's parliamentary election confirmed an overwhelming victory for populist President Aleksandar Vucic's right-wing governing party, the state RTS television said. Election authorities said, after counting more than 60% of the ballots, that Vucic's Serbian Progressive Party won around 61% of the vote, followed by his ally, the Socialists, with around 10%, the report said. A partial boycott of the vote, by the main opposition parties who said Vucic unfairly dominated the state-run media, paved the way for Vucic's Progressives to control about 190 seats in the 250-member assembly.
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany addresses reporters' questions during a briefing.
Carnival Corp. has announced its cruise lines will take a phased approach to returning ships to cruising: "We are going to be patient."
Can Biden get voters to show up on election day? Democratic strategist Robert Patillo and Black Conservative Foundation president Diante Johnson debate.
A fresh round of studies affirms that smart laws restricting easy access to firearms results in fewer people getting shot to death.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will urge the European Union on Monday to commit to renewed energy to reach an agreement on the future relationship by the end of the summer, his spokesman said on Monday. Johnson holds discussions with European Commission President Ursula Von der Leyen and the heads of the European Council and European Parliament later on Monday at a meeting that is not expected to produce a dramatic moment in the ongoing talks.
The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has threatened to retaliate against the South. Tensions have escalated over defectors from the North - who have been sending back propaganda and food from South Korea. Kim Yo Jong is Kim Jong Un's younger sister and unofficially serves as one of his aides. She issued the warning in a statement carried by state news agency KCNA on Saturday. Though it didn't say what the action might look like... it could involve the military. It comes days after South Korea took legal action against defectors who have been sending material over the border....