Democrats dismiss Trump shutdown offer

Even before President Trump’s shutdown remarks on Saturday, Democrats and aides on the Hill were dismissing his planned shutdown compromise offer as inadequate. As first reported by Axios, Trump was expected to make two offers to Democrats in exchange for $5.7 billion in funds for a border wall: Extend DACA protections for Dreamers, who were…

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What does Maduro have to offer?

Hyperinflation, power cuts and shortages of food and medicine. The economic crisis has driven millions of Venezuelans out of the country. Nicolas Maduro’s critics blame him for the dire situation, and yet he has been sworn in for a second six-year term as president. The election was marred by allegations of vote-rigging and Maduro’s opponents…

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Taliban dismisses Afghanistan’s peace talk offer

The Taliban has rejected Kabul’s offer of talks next month in Saudi Arabia where the armed group, fighting to restore strict Islamic law in Afghanistan, will meet the United States officials to further peace efforts, a Taliban leader said. Representatives from the Taliban, the US, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Pakistan met this month…

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Sky Recommends Comcast’s $39 Billion Sweetened Offer

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Prosecutors now say Russian national Maria Butina did not offer sex for political access

Contrary to previous statements, the Russian woman accused of working to influence U.S. politics, Maria Butina, did not offer to trade sex for political access, prosecutors said Friday, according to CNN. The details: Prosecutors claimed they “misunderstood text messages,” but said there’s still reason to doubt Butina’s relationship with her boyfriend, a political operative, Paul…

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Iranian Officials Rebuff Trump Meeting Offer

July 31, 2018 9:21 a.m. ET Domestic pressure on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to take a more hard-line stance toward the U.S. after Washington’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal gives him little leeway to accept President Donald Trump’s offer to meet. Mr. Trump on Monday suggested that a meeting between the two leaders could take…

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Air Canada Warns of ‘Short Fuse’ on Aimia Rewards Plan Offer

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Trump Says Russia to Help on North Korea; Doesn’t Offer Details

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As Comcast Weighs Higher Fox Bid, Sky Offer Now in Jeopardy Too

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