Trump’s Travel Ban to Be Replaced by Restrictions Tailored to … – New York Times

“We need to know who is coming into our country. We should be able to validate their identities,” said Miles Taylor, the counselor to the secretary of homeland security. He said the new restrictions represent a significant increase in toughening “national security standards and protecting the homeland.” The administration’s critics expressed deep reservations about the […]

Brexit: UK needs to clarify issues – Macron – BBC News

Brexit: UK needs to clarify issues – Macron – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters The UK must provide more clarity about its negotiating position on Brexit, the French president has said. Emmanuel Macron said the issues of EU citizens’ rights, the exit bill and the Irish border question must be settled before talks could be held on trade. On Friday, Theresa May made suggestions including a […]

UK’s credit rating downgraded by Moody’s – BBC News

UK’s credit rating downgraded by Moody’s – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters The UK’s credit rating has been cut over concerns about the UK’s public finances and fears Brexit could damage the country’s economic growth. Moody’s, one of the major ratings agencies, downgraded the UK to an Aa2 rating from Aa1. It said leaving the European Union was creating economic uncertainty at a time […]

UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm – BBC News

UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Apple uses Imagination’s technology in its iPhones UK technology firm Imagination, which designs graphics chips for smartphones, is being bought for £550m by a Chinese-backed investment firm. Imagination put itself up for sale in June after Apple, its largest customer, said it would stop using its products. The boss of […]

Jaguars a major boost to NFL’s push in the UK – Florida Times-Union

LONDON — To understand how the popularity of American football has grown exponentially over the last decade in the United Kingdom, you have to look past the numbers. It’s not just the commitment by Jaguars owner Shad Khan to take a home game across the Atlantic the past five seasons – generating more than $12 […]

Prince Harry’s Invictus Games: 5 royal moments from past editions – USA TODAY

Prince Harry’s Invictus Games: 5 royal moments from past editions – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE All eyes on Prince Harry’s Invictus Games kicking off In Toronto, Ontario this weekend. Time The Invictus Games, Prince Harry’s biennial Olympics-style tournament for wounded veterans, start Saturday in Toronto. Fans will be watching to see if the 33-year-old Afghanistan veteran and actress girlfriend Meghan Markle make their first official appearance together […]

Does ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Abandon the Appeal of the Series? – Hollywood Reporter

With its second installment, this weekend’s Kingsman: The Golden Circle, the nascent British super-spy franchise attempts to double down on the over-the-top appeal of the first movie — but in doing so, arguably loses sight of what made the original successful in the first place. In theory, the “upgrades” visible in The Golden Circle make […]

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