Britain promises Brexit will not create legal vacuum at WTOBritain's trade minister promised on Tuesday its departure from the European Union would not create a legal vacuum at the World Trade Organization, and said Britain was determined to champion free trade. Britain is a full and founding member of the WTO, but its membership terms are currently shared with the rest of the EU, Liam Fox told a WTO conference in Geneva. "The UK will continue to uphold these commitments when we leave the European Union.
Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrants
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) ? Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries.
US home prices climbed again in July
Germany orders end to Facebook/WhatsApp data sharing projectBERLIN (AP) ? German data protection authorities on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data, such as phone numbers, it has received from its subsidiary WhatsApp.
Clinton boosted by debate as candidates rally support
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton jumped back onto the campaign trail Tuesday after a testy first head-to-head debate in which Clinton frequently forced her prickly opponent on to the back foot. The White House hopefuls sparred over temperament, judgment, trade, terrorism and other issues in a televised match-up Monday night that seemed to have gone in favor of the Democrat Clinton. In a snap CNN poll of 521 voters, 62 percent judged that Clinton had won the debate against 27 percent for Trump, with most mainstream political analysts agreeing Clinton was the stronger performer.
Strong winds from typhoon hit Taiwan, killing at least 4
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) ? Strong winds knocked down people and scattered debris as a massive typhoon crossed over Taiwan on Tuesday, killing at least four people and injuring more than 260, officials said.
Kenyan police open fire to disperse protesting studentsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) ? Riot police fired live ammunition and tear gas to disperse Kenyan university students protesting over road safety.
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Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump's skin in debate
Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday's first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail ...
Wall Street opens slightly lower as oil falls