Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin flew to Kentucky with his wife and viewed the solar eclipse atop $200 billion of gold at the Fort Knox US Bullion Depository Kentucky, it was revealed Thursday. The watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington was seeking records for the trip after Mnuchin’s wife, Scottish actress Louise Linton,...
Australia's prime minister confirmed Friday that his predecessor and intra-party rival Tony Abbott had once been too drunk to vote in Parliament, an incident that's been a poorly kept secret in politi ... Read more
White House proclaims new rules to limit Trump’s damaging speeches and tweets — but he keeps talking and tweeting Developments on Day 217 of the Trump Administration: See also Podcast: Tru ... Read more
The San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, as well as others ordered reviewed by President Donald Trump, will not be eliminated, but many should be reduced in size, according to documents released ... Read more
Brazilian President Michel Temer has abolished an Amazonian reserve bigger than Taiwan, prompting concerns of an influx of mineral companies, road-builders and workers into the species-rich forest. Th ... Read more
BOSTON: Massachusetts lottery officials on Thursday identified a 53-year-old health care worker who lives in Chicopee as the winner of more than US$750 million (585.6 million pounds) in a Powerball dr ... Read more
A group of prominent Zimbabwean political activists has apologised to South Africans over Grace Mugabe's "wrath", and SA government has pledged R8 million to assist Sierra Leone following a deadly mud ... Read more