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      US to hit Chinese hackers with sanctions

      The White House is preparing sanctions on Chinese individuals and companies as it tries to pressure Beijing to stop its...

    2. August 30, 2015

      The real cost of the Iran deal

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    1. August 28, 2015

      US appeals court backs NSA phone data collection

      A US appeals court has thrown out a lower court’s ruling that the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of...

    2. FT Alphaville

      August 27, 2015

      FirstFT - Asia bourses follow Wall Street higher, glitch rocks fund world and mobile phone addiction

      Major markets across the Asia-Pacific region were broadly positive this morning, taking their cue from a strong...

    3. August 26, 2015

      Republicans line up for potshots at China

      When Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Washington next month for his first state visit to the US, he will be...

    4. August 26, 2015

      Support for Iran deal grows in Congress

      The White House is on the verge of securing the votes it needs to prevent Congress from blocking the nuclear agreement...

    5. August 24, 2015

      White House pushes homegrown power

      The White House is throwing its weight behind moves by a growing number of US homes and businesses to produce more of...

    6. August 23, 2015

      Trump turns fire on hedge fund managers

      Donald Trump on Sunday turned his fire on hedge fund managers, calling them “paper-pushers” who do not pay their fair...

    7. August 21, 2015

      Please, Barack Obama, don’t build that library

      One of the greatest moments in US history came when our first president, George Washington, wrapped up his second term...

    8. August 20, 2015

      Black protest group eyes US poll impact

      The growing protest movement about police violence against black Americans is beginning to intersect with the...

    9. August 18, 2015

      Clinton splits from Obama over offshore oil drilling in Arctic

      Hillary Clinton has broken ranks with President Barack Obama on the environment for the first time in the 2016 election...

    10. August 18, 2015

      US shale industry faces crackdown on methane gas leaks

      The US shale industry is facing a crackdown on greenhouse gas leaks under new rules from the Obama administration that...

    11. August 17, 2015

      Tony Blair gives lesson on wooing a hostile audience

      There is nothing like being given strategy advice by the ex-CEO. Last week the former British prime minister Tony Blair...

    12. Nick Butler

      August 17, 2015

      Oil prices – the Saudi dilemma

      With the latest analysis from the International Energy Agency showing that oil production capacity continues to rise...

    13. August 14, 2015

      US approves oil exports to Mexico

      The Obama administration has approved the first exports of US crude to Mexico as the strains of a low oil price...

    14. August 14, 2015

      US raises flag over embassy in Havana

      Slideshow: Cuba comes in from the cold The US reopened its embassy in Havana on Friday, ending a diplomatic freeze with...

    15. August 13, 2015

      Iran could offer a road map for US-Cuba ties

      Slideshow: Cuba comes in from the cold It is 54 years since Cuba and the US severed diplomatic relations. But last...

    16. August 11, 2015

      Bush attempt to steal back election agenda over Iraq

      Jeb Bush will use a high-profile speech in California on Tuesday to blame Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama for the...

    17. August 11, 2015

      From interviews to eavesdropping, the conversations continue

      One-on-one interview prog­rammes have been among the most successful in the history of radio. BBC Radio 4’s hugely...

    18. August 11, 2015

      Terex becomes third US group in week to announce tax inversion

      Terex, the industrial crane maker, has become the third US company in a week to strike a cross-border deal that will...

    19. August 11, 2015

      Free Lunch: America cleans up

      Sound economics, promising politics With the "Clean Power Plan" announced by Barack Obama last week, the US government...

    20. August 7, 2015

      US Democrat Chuck Schumer to oppose Iran nuclear deal

      The most prominent Democratic Jewish member of US Congress Chuck Schumer said on Thursday evening that he will vote...

    21. August 6, 2015

      Deals challenge US inversions clampdown

      An Obama administration crackdown to stop US businesses pursuing takeovers that let them escape the country’s high...

    22. August 6, 2015

      Japan commemorates 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing

      Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima bombing The peace park in the heart of Hiroshima fell silent on Thursday...

    23. August 5, 2015

      A gatecrasher at Obama’s African homecoming

      With every one of President Barack Obama’s trips to Africa, he has seemed keen to make a historic statement. His debut,...

    24. August 5, 2015

      Barack Obama attacks critics of Iran nuclear deal

      Barack Obama blasted critics of the nuclear agreement with Iran on Wednesday, accusing them of using many of the same...

    25. The Exchange

      August 5, 2015

      Barack Obama visits Africa, makes it a homecoming

      You could sum up Barack Obama’s fourth visit to Africa as US president in four loaded words: history-making, China,...

    26. August 4, 2015

      US takes the lead on climate change

      By the time they leave office, American presidents know how to fight on more than one front. Barack Obama’s late...

    27. August 4, 2015

      Obama takes on the states over climate change

      The Obama administration has vowed to override states that refuse to accept its new climate goals by mandating how they...

    28. August 3, 2015

      Kerry secures Gulf support for Iran deal

      Gulf Arab countries gave cautious backing on Monday to the nuclear deal with Iran, giving the White House an important...

    29. August 3, 2015

      Barack Obama’s climate plan makes for canny politics

      Having solved the Iranian problem US President Barack Obama has selected climate change as the next building block in...

    30. August 3, 2015

      Shale gas is loser in Obama climate plan

      US shale gas is the unexpected loser from President Barack Obama’s climate plan, as the White House abandons its...

    31. August 3, 2015

      Uncertainty over US plans frustrates Syrian rebel groups

      The US-led coalition has spent months engaged in detailed discussions with Syrian opposition figures about how to run...

    32. August 3, 2015

      Obama authorises air strikes in Syria

      The Obama administration has decided to provide air cover to the Syrian rebels it has trained if they come under attack...

    33. August 2, 2015

      Barack Obama set to impose tougher climate rules on power sector

      President Barack Obama will on Monday unveil the US’s most far-reaching action on climate change by imposing stringent...

    34. August 2, 2015

      Barack Obama plan pushes US states towards carbon pricing

      President Barack Obama’s climate goals are prompting US states to explore the use of carbon markets as a way to comply...

    35. August 2, 2015

      Obama’s long, hot Iranian summer

      Six years ago, Barack Obama’s big domestic reform almost went up in flames during an August of town hall protests. He...

    36. August 1, 2015

      Trade talks fail to break TPP deadlock

      US-led plans to seal a landmark Pacific Rim trade deal by the end of this year suffered a major blow on Friday as trade...

    37. July 31, 2015

      Iran nuclear deal splits Jewish Americans

      The fierce lobbying battle over the nuclear deal with Iran is exposing a deepening divide within the American Jewish...

    38. The Exchange

      July 29, 2015

      Iran's choice: dirty bomb or great civilisation?

      The people of Iran have a simple choice: do they want a negatively radioactive bomb or a positively radiating...

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