NYT honors record number of women in Congress with stunning special section

The Democratic women of the house, part of the historic number of women in the 116th Congress, are among those honored by the Times.Image: Getty Images By Marcus Gilmer2019-01-17 14:55:36 UTC If you picked up a print copy of the New York Times on Thursday, you were greeted with a special cover highlighting the record […]

US bills would ban exports to Chinese telecoms that violate sanctions

Reuters/Chris Wattie American politicians want to crack down further on Chinese telecoms like Huawei and ZTE. Members of both the House of Representatives and the Senate have introduced bills that would order the President to impose export bans on Chinese telecoms found to violate US export and sanctions laws. Companies like Huawei and ZTE are […]

President Bolsonaro should boost Brazil’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Romero Rodrigues Contributor More posts by this contributor Brazil’s fintech boom offers new vertical opportunities for investors Brazil’s tech-sector bright spots beckon as it begins to emerge from long economic crisis In late October following a significant victory for Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil’s presidential elections, the stock market for Latin America’s largest country shot up. Financial […]

FBI investigates fake texts sent to House Republicans

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Law enforcement is looking into one of the stranger digital attacks against US politicians in recent memory. The Wall Street Journal has learned that the FBI is investigating fake text messages sent to “several” Republicans in the House of Representatives, including Illinois’ Adam Kinzinger. The currently mysterious perpetrator posed as VP […]