The Treasury Secretary’s hectic schedule after Lehman Brothers’ collapse illustrates the chaos of the financial crisis

Getty Images Saturday marks exactly 10 years since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the biggest bankruptcy in the history of the United States, and the defining event of the financial crisis. The days after Lehman’s collapse were a frantic scramble to prevent the collapse of the whole financial system. At the heart of that scramble […]

Preparations for UK foreign secretary’s Russia visit underway – Moscow

Published time: 15 Oct, 2017 06:07 Edited time: 15 Oct, 2017 06:08 British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to visit Russia later this year, and preparations for his political trip are underway on both sides, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov has confirmed. Moscow and London are expected to touch upon pressing issues that plague […]

So long, Spicey! Remembering White House press secretary’s best moments

Published time: 21 Jul, 2017 19:41 Edited time: 21 Jul, 2017 19:43 Sean Spicer’s resignation from the White House will deprive the world of endless memes. Over his six-month tenure, “Spicey” arguably became the most-remembered press secretary in White House history. Spicer, who is believed to have quit over objections to the new White House […]