(Reuters) – Former Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke raised a lackluster $3.6 million for his struggling presidential campaign in the second quarter of the year, his campaign said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke speaks during a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S., July 13,
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NIIGATA, Japan (Reuters) – When anti-nuclear activist Junko Isogai ran for office in Japan’s northern Niigata region, it had an awkward dimension: not just stump speeches and chats with constituents, but entertaining potential backers. Sakura Uchikoshi, an opposition candidate for Japan’s upcoming July 21 upper house election, poses in front of election posters in Mitsuke,
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in London, Britain July 3, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – The frontrunner to become Britain’s next prime minister, Boris Johnson, said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, was guilty of anti-Semitism. “I think by
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LONDON (Reuters) – The two candidates vying to be Britain’s next prime minister set a high bar on Monday for success in Brexit negotiations, saying that even a significant concession from the European Union on the Irish border would be insufficient. FILE PHOTO: Boris Johnson, a leadership candidate for Britain’s Conservative Party, attends a hustings
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Cricket – The England cricket team meet Theresa May – Downing Street, London, Britain – July 15, 2019 England’s Eoin Morgan and Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May lift the trophy as they pose with the team outside number 10 REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May hosted the World Cup-winning England cricket
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin gives a briefing on cryptocurrency at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 15, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Monday voiced serious concern that Facebook Inc’s proposed Libra cryptocurrency could be misused for money laundering, adding to the growing regulatory skepticism of the
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FILE PHOTO: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, leadership candidates for Britain’s Conservative Party, attend Britain’s Next Prime Minister: The ITV Debate at MediaCityUK in Salford, Britain July 9, 2019. Matt Frost/ITV/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – The two candidates vying to be Britain’s next prime minister both said on Monday that they would not be
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SHEPPERTON, England (Reuters) – Royal officials clad in scarlet outfits took to the River Thames in traditional boats on Monday for the annual “Swan Upping” ceremony, an 800-year-old tradition of counting the swans owned by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth. Officials take a break during the annual counting of the Queen’s swans, known as ‘Swan Upping’ along
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