• Meet the front-runner to replace Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein
Meet the front-runner to replace Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

Co-chief operating officer and co-president Schwartz will retire on April 20, according to a statement . With the formal announcement of the move on Monday, Solomon's chief rival for the job, Harvey Schwartz , abruptly announced his resignation.

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  • Turkish businessman's daughter, bridal party die in crash after Dubai trip
Turkish businessman's daughter, bridal party die in crash after Dubai trip

The plane has been identified as a Bombardier CL604 and its tail number is TC-TRB. Mina Basaran , 28, is on the board of managers of Basaran Investment Holding, and is next in line to run the business, which has interests in construction, food, energy and finance.

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  • Kurtz: Trump's Attack on Todd 'A Mistake' - 'Undignified,' 'Not a Good Look'
Kurtz: Trump's Attack on Todd 'A Mistake' - 'Undignified,' 'Not a Good Look'

Maxine Waters (D-CA) as a " low IQ individual " during the Saturday rally . "When he uses vulgarity to talk about individuals", he continued, "what are they supposed to tell their kids?" He was being interviewed a day after the president told an audience in Pittsburgh that "sleepy-eyes Chuck Todd " is a 'sleeping son of a b****'.

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  • S. Korea praises China's role in nudging N. Korea to talks
S. Korea praises China's role in nudging N. Korea to talks

If negotiations follow a Trump-Xi summit, China will likely seek to participate, rather than leave the deliberations to the United States and the two Koreas. Zhang Liangu, a former professor of global strategy at the Chinese Communist Party's Central Party School and an expert on North Korea, says that thought is divided on how much China shoul...

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  • SIPRI: Egypt's arms imports skyrocket amidst greater security threats
SIPRI: Egypt's arms imports skyrocket amidst greater security threats

But who is the second largest importer of weapons after India? Weapons reportedly seized by Syria's armed forces during a military operation against ISIS in the eastern Syrian city of Deir Ezzor, on November 5. The UK, which rolled out a red carpet for the Saudi crown prince on his visit to London last week, exported almost half of its arms t...

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  • SPs Naresh Agrawal joins BJP, creates furore with comments on Jaya Bachchan
SPs Naresh Agrawal joins BJP, creates furore with comments on Jaya Bachchan

Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj lambasted Agarwal, calling his comment "improper and unacceptable". This text was sent after another SP leader, Naresh Agarwal, joined BJP in Delhi. As per an explosive leaked text message, Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav may well be on his way to join BJP. However, Agarwal left the party em...

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  • Trump stumps for Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania
Trump stumps for Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania

Trump largely spent the rally touting his own achievements instead of discussing the candidate, but did endorse Saccone. Lamb pitches himself as independent-minded, and his varying views have earned him support in the Pittsburgh region.

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  • Warren says she has no intention of running for U.S. presidency
Warren says she has no intention of running for U.S. presidency

Warren said , adding , "I am in this fight to retain my Senate seat in 2018, that's where I'm focused, that's where I'm going to stay focused, I'm not running for president". I understand that tribal membership is determined by tribes - and only by tribes. "Never got any benefit from it anywhere". Warren has been a rumored potential 2020 cand...

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  • Ford meeting with Elliott day after close convention result
Ford meeting with Elliott day after close convention result

Party executives did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Ford's allegations Thursday, but have previously said they were aware of concerns over delays in getting members the documents they need to vote. Others appeared undisturbed, saying the hurdles would be long forgotten once a leader was chosen. Vic Fedeli, the interim party l...

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  • NWS: Another winter storm bears down on North Fork
NWS: Another winter storm bears down on North Fork

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. With the snow of relatively "wet" nature, there would be heightened concern of tree damage and power outages if snow of that nature occurs. There's a slight chance of ...

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  • French President Emmanuel Macron interacts with students at Bikaner House
French President Emmanuel Macron interacts with students at Bikaner House

Despite the age difference between them, Modi and Macron have established a personal chemistry between them which was very much in evidence as the two leaders hugged each other at the ceremonial welcome accorded to the French leader at the Rashtrapati Bhavanon Saturday morning.

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  • White House looking to expand legal team amid Russian Federation inquiry
White House looking to expand legal team amid Russian Federation inquiry

Trump on Sunday called the story false, but The New York Times , which was the first to report it, said it was standing behind its account. Trump now has White House lawyer Ty Cobb in charge of the inquiry, after his longtime personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz stepped aside last summer.

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  • RS polls: BJP to announce candidate this evening
RS polls: BJP to announce candidate this evening

The polls are being held for 58 Rajya Sabha seats across states, of which six are in Maharasthra. Chandrasekhar's name was in a list of 18 names proposed by the BJP on Sunday from different states for the ensuing biennial elections to the upper house.

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  • Donald Trump touches down outside Pittsburgh ahead of PA-13th election
Donald Trump touches down outside Pittsburgh ahead of PA-13th election

Saccone faces off against Democratic candidate Conor Lamb , who is a veteran and a former federal prosecutor, in a district President Trump won by almost 20 points in the 2016 presidential election. Even some Republicans admit that Lamb, who is also a veteran, is a better candidate. "The whole world, remember that". But Trump warned the crowd th...

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  • Dazi Usa, Ue:
Dazi Usa, Ue: "Negoziato con Washington continua"

Ma la posizione di Washington è chiara, proprio come ribadito telefonicamente al presidente francese Emmanuel Macron: "La mossa è necessaria e appropriata per proteggere la sicurezza nazionale ". A dichiararlo su Twitter il Commissario europeo al Commercio , Cecilia Malmstroem , al termine di un incontro con la controparte statunitense Robert...

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  • Duterte 'Needs Psychiatric Evaluation' - UN Human Rights Head
Duterte 'Needs Psychiatric Evaluation' - UN Human Rights Head

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr., in a press conference in Iloilo on Saturday, March 10, said the remark of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein about Duterte needing " psychiatric evaluation " was uncalled for and an affront to Philippine independence.

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  • Man City defender Stones: We must learn from Basle defeat
Man City defender Stones: We must learn from Basle defeat

Norway global Elyounoussi scored Basel's equaliser against City before going on to set up the victor for Michael Lang in the second half to cap a fine individual performance. "Just passing the ball without any movement, to just pass and pass for the sake of it is nothing". We are not good. City were not at their best but their opening goal ca...

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  • EU 'Ready To React' To US Tariffs
EU 'Ready To React' To US Tariffs

Turnbull added Australia had "the closest possible military and security alliance with the United States and it gets closer all of the time". Other officials at the EU, by far the biggest trading partner of the United States by value, have warned it could take counter-measures including European tariffs on USA oranges, tobacco and bourbon.

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  • EU, Japan seek to be excluded from United States tariffs in talks
EU, Japan seek to be excluded from United States tariffs in talks

At the meeting in Brussels, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom and Japanese counterpart Hiroshige Seko discussed the tariffs as part of a trilateral effort to combat unfair trade practices. Japan's trade minister sought an exemption from USA import tariffs on steel and aluminium on Saturday and call...

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  • Spring your clocks ahead Sunday, change your smoke alarm batteries
Spring your clocks ahead Sunday, change your smoke alarm batteries

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), about two-thirds of home fire deaths occurr when no smoke alarms were present or failed to operate. But the smoke detector is just one part of the equation. Functional smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in a home fire in half, Trego says. Most smoke alarms need a new battery every ye...

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