Month: June 2022

Leaked transcript: Inside Elon Musk’s first meeting with Twitter employees

Leaked transcript: Inside Elon Musk’s first meeting with Twitter employees

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at the SpaceX launch facility in south Texas on February 10, 2022. | Jonathan…

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New York state of mind: EU plans to buy €20M Manhattan mansion

Peacock feather wallpaper. Snow-melting tiles. A “leather-clad commercial elevator.” These are just a few of the luxury features spread out…

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Finance ministers put banking union plans on ice

Eurozone finance ministers mothballed plans on Thursday to complete the banking union — a decade-long project born out of the…

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What you need to know about Elon Musk’s big meeting with Twitter employees

What you need to know about Elon Musk’s big meeting with Twitter employees

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk spoke to employees at Twitter for the first time on Thursday since he put…

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Rhetoric and reality collide as France, Germany, Italy back Ukraine’s EU bid

By proclaiming their support for Ukraine and Moldova becoming official candidates for EU membership, the leaders of France, Germany and…

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Dutch say they stopped Russian spy from infiltrating International Criminal Court

Dutch intelligence services said Thursday they stopped a Russian spy from infiltrating the International Criminal Court (ICC) in April. Authorities…

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A teensy, tiny glimmer of hope for polar bears

A teensy, tiny glimmer of hope for polar bears

A polar bear in Svalbard, Norway, stands on a melting glacial iceberg. | Paul Souders/Getty Images Global warming is still…

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Italy carries out its first assisted suicide

A 44-year-old man who was paralyzed in a car accident 12 years ago died Thursday in Italy’s first case of…

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Ukraine impact — Panel-speak, decoded — Poets’ guide to economics

Listen on Spotify Apple Music Google Play EN_Google_Podcasts_Badge Created with Sketch. Stitcher Acast We explore more repercussions of the war…

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<div>Will Democrats Try Cutting Social Security and Medicare After a Disastrous Midterms?</div>

Will Democrats Try Cutting Social Security and Medicare After a Disastrous Midterms?

If Democrats lose the midterm elections, as it seems like they might, there’s a very good chance they’ll follow up…

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Jan. 6 panel to spotlight pressure campaign against Pence

Jan. 6 panel to spotlight pressure campaign against Pence

A top adviser to Mike Pence — who helped the former vice president fend off Donald Trump’s last-ditch pressure campaign…

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<div>The Guilfoyle email that illustrates Cheney's pre-Jan. 6 assistance to Trump World</div>

The Guilfoyle email that illustrates Cheney’s pre-Jan. 6 assistance to Trump World

It reads like a time capsule from an alternate universe: Kimberly Guilfoyle, a card-carrying Trump World insider, heaping praise upon…

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What we know (and still don’t) about Ginni Thomas’ role in 2020 election subversion

Here’s what the latest revelations about contact with a justice’s wife really mean.

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Jan. 6 panel leaders prepare to call Ginni Thomas

Jan. 6 panel leaders prepare to call Ginni Thomas

Leaders of the Jan. 6 select committee say the time has come to interview Virginia “Ginni” Thomas, the wife of…

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Macron’s Europe minister Beaune risks losing job in faltering election campaign

Macron’s Europe minister Beaune risks losing job in faltering election campaign

PARIS — Clément Beaune has gambled his job as France’s Europe minister. And he might lose. One of President Emmanuel…

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A new study claims Medicare-for-all could have saved more than 200,000 lives during the pandemic

A new study claims Medicare-for-all could have saved more than 200,000 lives during the pandemic

According to a new study, at least 212,000 fewer Americans would have died of Covid-19 if the US had a…

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