WASHINGTON, Feb 7 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s
choice of billionaire Betsy DeVos to be education secretary was
confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, but only after Vice
President Mike Pence was called in to break a tie that
threatened to defeat her.
SAO PAULO, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Shares in JBS SA, the world’s
biggest beef exporter, slid on Tuesday after prosecutors
demanded Joesley Batista step aside as head of JBS’ controlling
shareholder, J&F Investimentos SA.
Was President Trump’s declaration that the media is deliberately not covering terror attacks in Europe another example of his off-the-cuff, fact-free pronouncements? Or more evidence that he and his team understand how to exploit the press? Maybe it’s both.
A Cheeto shaped kind of like the primate tragically shot at the Cincinnati Zoo sells for an absurd amount on eBay, leading to copycat auctions of odd little snacks.
What does music from Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen have in common?
A male contraceptive that blocks sperm using a gel has proved successful in monkey trials, but it’s a longer task to find whether it could be birth control for men.
This new Slack bot could make lunch reimbursements easy.
The former US president Barack Obama has enjoyed a spot of kitesurfing with Richard Branson.