Philippine lawmakers have proposed a $4.9 billion sovereign wealth fund to be chaired by President Ferdinand Marcos Jr aimed at boosting growth, but critics warn it will be prone to graft and risk Filipino pensions. ➡️
President Biden defended his decision to skip visiting the U.S.-Mexico border while in Arizona on Tuesday, saying, "there are more important things."
Argentina Vice-President Cristina Fernandez guilty of fraud, gets 6 years in jail
The sentencing capped a remarkable fall in particular for Lewis Reed, the ex-aldermanic president, who had wielded significant power for more than two decades.
The President is incorrect about how we choose Person of the Year. TIME does not comment on our choice until publication, which is December 6.
JOE BIDEN DEFEATS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP The Associated Press declares Joe Biden the winner of a grueling campaign for the American presidency. He will lead a polarized nation through a historic collision of health, economic and social crises. #APracecall
Unprecedented, historic corruption: an American president commutes the sentence of a person convicted by a jury of lying to shield that very president.
Good morning Mr. President. It would never have occurred to my mother or my father to ask me. Were you giving our country away? Hoping not.