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President undid weeks of negotiations by GOP leaders, sowing chaos no party wants before midterm elections
For weeks, House Republican leaders have been working behind closed doors to thread the needle on an immigration bill that could secure the support of the bulk on their conference.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 3:36 PM
Trump meets with 'angel families'

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 8:18 PM
Analysis: Trump tied himself into an impossible immigration knot
President Donald Trump has taken almost every possible Republican position on immigration in the span of a week as he's tried to deal with the crisis he created of separating thousands of children from their parents at the border.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 5:16 PM
Military bases could house up to 20,000 immigrant kids
The US government might send up to 20,000 undocumented immigrant children to housing on US military bases, two defense officials said.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 3:45 PM
A week of tears and finger-pointing on family separations
The week is ending the way it started -- with lots of confusion about the policy that resulted in separating immigrant children from their parents.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:05 PM
Hillary Clinton: Children treated as political pawns
Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addressed the practice of separating families at the border, saying the "outcry from every corner of the country" forced the Trump administration to act.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 5:52 PM
Anderson Cooper: Is your head spinning yet?
CNN's Anderson Cooper unpacks the confusion surrounding President Trump's executive order that would end family separations at the US-Mexico border.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 12:33 AM
5 anti-trafficking activists gang-raped in India, police say
Five female anti-trafficking activists were gang-raped in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand, police said Friday, the same region where two teens were raped and then set on fire last month.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:53 PM
A Supreme Court win for privacy advocates
The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual's location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 4:11 PM
America is changing. Bigoted slurs and immigration bans can't change that
From the moment the United States was born, it has been an exercise in transformation, a nation that every day welcomes new citizens -- by birth and by oath -- to take part in this grand experiment.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 5:47 PM

Business Insurance

VW may seek damages from ex-CEO Winterkorn over ‘dieselgate’

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 1:55 PM
Petrobras workers win $4.5 billion wage spat
(Reuters) — Brazil's top labor court on Thursday ruled in favor of workers at state-controlled Petroleo Brasileiro in a wage dispute that could cost the world's most indebted oil company up to 17 billion reais ($4.5 billion).

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 1:17 PM
Oilfield services provider wins patent damages
(Reuters) — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that companies can recover profits lost because of the unauthorized use of their patented technology abroad in a victory for Schlumberger N.V., the world's largest oilfield services provider.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 12:52 PM
Consumer protection agency's structure unconstitutional: Judge
(Reuters) — A federal judge in New York ruled on Thursday that the structure of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is unconstitutional, forbidding the agency from suing a company that advances money to people awaiting settlement payouts.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 12:31 PM
Utility sector workers at higher risk of serious injuries: Study
Employees in the utility sector are at higher risk for serious injuries and fatalities than workers in other industries such as construction, manufacturing and mining, according to a new study.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:46 AM
Uber driver was streaming Hulu show before crash: Police
(Reuters) — Police in Tempe, Arizona, said evidence showed the "safety" driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was distracted and streaming a television show on her phone right up until about the time of a fatal accident in March, deeming the crash that rocked the nascent industry "entirely avoidable."

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 10:51 AM
Insurance trade associations AIA, PCI explore merger

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 9:12 AM
The BI Top 10
This week’s most popular stories include arbitration for a terminated Chubb executive, a new San Diego president for Lockton, and more.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:48 AM
Norway fines Telenor nearly $100 million
The Norwegian Competition Authority has fined Norway-based telecommunication giant Telenor A.S.A. $97 million for misusing its dominant position.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:06 AM

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