After the Riot, What’s the Future of Art in the Capitol?
In the culture wars that spilled over during President Donald Trump’s time in office, the most visible flash point was whether to preserve or destroy monuments depicting figures from America’s racist history. The former president even went so far as to veto a military spending bill because it included a provision to rename bases commemorating […]
‘It doesn’t make sense’: Grieving parents seek answers over son’s skydiving death
The grieving parents of a young man killed in a skydiving accident last year are desperate for answers about his death. Lane Nichols investigates the tragedy of Theo Williams. As he plummeted towards the ground above Tauranga at more than 200km/h, the young intern was grinning from ear to ear. Theo Williams, 21, had just […]
Dollar bounces vs yen as stocks rally, Trump declares U.S. coronavirus emergency
By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar surged on Friday, posting sharp gains against the safe-haven Japanese yen as stock markets recovered globally and investors cheered efforts by governments and policymakers to address the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak. The dollar posted its largest daily percentage gain against the yen since April […]