World Bank 'ringing alarm bells' as income gap between riches and poorest countries widens

World Bank ‘ringing alarm bells’ as income gap between riches and poorest countries widens

Half of the world’s 75 poorest countries are experiencing a widening income gap with the wealthiest economies for the first time this century in a historical reversal of development, the World Bank said in a report on Monday. The differential between per capita income growth in the poorest countries and the richest has widened over…

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Rubio accuses Biden of leaking Netanyahu call to appease anti-Israel activists: 'Game they are playing'

Rubio accuses Biden of leaking Netanyahu call to appease anti-Israel activists: ‘Game they are playing’

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio accused President Biden of sharing the details of his private phone call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with the press in order to appease anti-Israel “pro-terrorist” activists within the Democratic Party. On Saturday, Iran launched an unprecedented aerial attack on Israel, firing 170 drones, more than 30 cruise missiles and…

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Hush money trial judge doubles down on not showing Trump 'Access Hollywood' tape to jurors

Hush money trial judge doubles down on not showing Trump ‘Access Hollywood’ tape to jurors

The judge presiding over former President Trump’s hush money trial doubled down on his decision that footage of the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape would not be shown to jurors.  “I remain convinced at this moment … that the tape should not come in,” Judge Juan Merchan told the court on Monday.  The 2005 “Access Hollywood”…

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