7 things you should know about your partner before you decide to settle down with them

Pavel Melnyk / Shutterstock We’ve all been guilty of getting swept up in the whirlwind of romance. But there are several things you should know about your partner before you take the plunge and fully commit. Clare Stott, a relationship psychologist from dating app Badoo, told us the seven most important ones. Once you’ve ticked […]

Trump to decide whether or not to hit China with about $50 billion in tariffs

Pool/Thomas Peter via Associated Press President Donald Trump will meet with his top trade advisers on Thursday to decide whether to activate threatened tariffs on billions of dollars in Chinese goods, a senior Trump administration official said. An official said that a draft document showed that the list would be close to $ 50 billion, […]

A new type of counseling gives struggling couples 8 hours to decide whether to stay married

Universal Pictures A marriage on the brink of divorce can potentially benefit from discernment counseling. In one to five sessions, a discernment counselor helps the couple decide whether to stay married as they are, start the divorce process, or seek couples therapy. The process is focused on understanding how the marriage got to this point, […]

Arsene Wenger replacement: Arsenal decide on new manager but face fresh setback

Arsenal have been on the hunt for a new manager to take over from Wenger since his departure was announced last month. Allegri and Enrique have been heavily linked with the Emirates job to provide top-level experience in a time of change at the club. But former players Mikel Arteta, Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira […]

You can insure TVs, trips, phones, and more — here’s how to decide if it’s worth paying for insurance

  Studio/Shutterstock Insurance is offered by companies for practically anything these days — you can expect an offer to buy insurance for your car, a new tv, and even your airline ticket to London.  Companies seem to be increasingly offering insurance on all manner of things in part because of loss aversion — but more importantly […]

France’s Macron says he has proof of gas attack in Syria, will soon decide on whether to strike

Thomson Reuters Macron said Paris had established that the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had used chemical weapons, including chlorine, on April 7 in the town of Douma. He will will decide whether to strike back when all the necessary information has been gathered. Macron said France wanted to remove the Syrian regime’s chemical weapons capabilities. When […]

‘You can’t decide in 24 hours what type of poison was used’ – 1st OPCW head on UK’s Skripal probe

It is impossible to find out what type of nerve agent was used to poison Sergei Skripal and his daughter within a short period of time, the first head of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons told RT. “You can’t decide in 24 hours what type of poison was used and where it […]

FIFA to decide on USA World Cup 2026 joint bid at annual congress in Moscow

World football governing body FIFA will decide on a joint bid from the USA, Canada and Mexico submitted on Monday to host the 2026 World Cup at its annual congress in Moscow in June. FIFA announced on Monday that it had received two bids – the other came from Morocco – to host the tournament. […]

Separatists & unionists face off in election that could decide Catalonia’s future

Published time: 21 Dec, 2017 10:31 Catalans are heading to the polls as pro-independence parties pit themselves against unionists in a highly-anticipated election that will determine what comes next for Catalonia’s controversial separatist movement. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called the election in October after the Catalonian government in Barcelona declared its independence following an […]

Swiss government opposes nationwide burqa ban, says Cantons must decide locally

Published time: 21 Dec, 2017 01:31 Swiss authorities have rejected a popular campaign sponsored by a right-wing party calling for a nationwide ban on face veils. The federal government believes the matter falls under the jurisdiction of individual Cantons. In September, the Committee of Egerkingen run by a member of the populist Swiss People’s Party […]