Almost a decade from the day when Lehman Brothers collapsed during the tumult of the GFC, the former UK Prime Minister has warned major problems within the financial sector that led to the crisis have still not been remedied.
The large-scale protest in Barcelona shows there is still significant popular support for the Catalan region to break away from Spain and self-govern.
A new opinion piece by Bert Spector, Associate Professor of International Business and Strategy at the D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University, says Trump would be hearing the words "You're Fired!" if his administration was a public company.
CBS had already been investigating allegations of sexual assault which appeared in The New Yorker in July. On 8 August, new allegations from six
Nationalist party Swedish Democrats (SD), once linked to neo-Nazis, have won about 18% of the vote, up from 12.9% in the last national election.
As Australia celebrates Threatened Species Day, a new report has shown 7.6 million hectares of threatened species habitat have been destroyed since national environmental protection law was enacted.
The piece, titled 'I Am Part of the Resistance' Inside the Trump Administration, has shaken the government, with scores of senior figures going on record to say they were not the author.
The high-profile lifestyle website has agreed to pay authorities the sum after it was found to be making unfounded claims about its jade and rose quartz vaginal eggs.
Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov are suspected of carrying out the Novichok attack in Salisbury in June this year.
The Trump administration will use constitutional privilege to withhold thousands of documents related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Michel Barnier, the EU's Chief Brexit Negotiator, has given his strongest indication yet that the EU will oppose May's Chequers agreement. Meanwhile, May has written an op-ed saying she will not budge on the contentious compromise deal struck at Chequers.
The Department of Health and Social Care has launched a consultation on whether children should be able to purchase energy drinks.
The retail giant has written a blog post in response to the Vermont Senator's criticisms of its working conditions.
Brazil announced it was taking the measure to "guarantee law and order" as its neighbouring country descends into chaos with hyperinflation rife and food and medicine in short supply.
At a summit of evangelical leaders, Trump warned of dire consequences if the Democratic party reclaims control of Congress in the November elections.
In his latest attack on 'fake news' Trump has hit out at the digital giants, claiming their search results are biased against him.
After losing at a Madden tournament, the 24-year-old gunman opened fire, killing two people and himself and injuring 11 others.
Senator John McCain passed away on Saturday 25 August and will be honoured with a state funeral.
A tumultuous chapter in Australia's political history has come to an unexpected end with Turnbull supporter Scott Morrison winning a leadership spill.
Yesterday, Michael Cohen implicated Trump in campaign finance violations and entered a guilty plea that will see him serve jail time. His lawyer has told MSNBC that Cohen will fully cooperate with Mueller's investigation.
UPDATED: Malcolm Turnbull will call a party room meeting tomorrow with Peter Dutton and Scott Morrison vying for the Prime Minister's position.
On a nightmare day for the US President, his former 'fixer' Michael Cohen has entered a guilty plea to eight charges arising from payments he apparently made on Trump's behalf to alleged mistresses.
After four days of deliberation, the jury found Manafort guilty of eight counts of financial crime. No date has been set for his sentencing.
The incumbent Liberal Prime Minister has survived a leadership spill against challenger Peter Dutton, winning 48-35, though history suggests it may only be a short-term reprieve.
New figures from the US treasury shows government debt is up 21% from this time last year as concerns grow over levels of projected spending.
The European nation has successfully completed a three-year bailout program but officials have warned the country is still very much in a rebuilding phase.
Rudy Giuliani has made the claim on NBC while discussing Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation into Russian collusion in the 2016 US election.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced the country can only reach its potential with a healthy population
In a move described as unprecedented, Trump has used his executive powers to revoke the security clearance of one of his most prominent critics, former CIA Director John Brennan.
New Zealand's Parliament has passed legislation which bans most non-resident foreigners from buying existing homes, fulfilling an election pledge from Jacinda Ardern's Labour Government.
Omarosa Manigault Newman, formerly one of Trump's top staffers, has fallen out with the US President and says that a number of former aides are being paid not to dish the dirt on his administration.
The senior FBI counterintelligence agent who played a key role in the Hillary Clinton email and Russian collusion investigations has been fired, his lawyer said yesterday.
This time last year, the US was rocked by a white nationalist rally in Charlottesburg, Virginia which resulted in the death of protester Heather Heyer. An attempt to reignite white nationalist forces has fallen flat, however, with only around 20 to 40 people attending this year's Washington D.C rally.
First announced by Trump back in June, Space Force is now closer to reality with Vice-President Mike Pence providing further detail on the new arm of the military.
Per court documents filed on 8 August, the two men on trial for abducting 11 children in the US state of New Mexico were training at least some of the youths to use firearms.
The US State Department has announced the move after it determined Russia used the nerve agent Novichok on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.
The US lifted the sanctions back in 2015 but the Trump administration will restore them despite the protests of European leaders.
On Twitter, US President Donald Trump has said the meeting that took place between his son Donald Jr. and Russian officials was "to get information on an opponent".
The former Secretary of State will be Executive Producer on a series based on the book The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, written by Pushcart Prize-winning journalist Elaine Weiss
The ruling overrides a previous settlement between the US government and Texan organisation Defense Distributed that made it legal to post 3D printable gun plans on the internet.
The 85-year-old US Supreme Court Judge, a hero figure to the left, has vowed she is going nowhere even as Trump stacks the bench with conservatives.
The EU's highest court has ruled the popular chocolate does not have a shape distinctive enough to warrant trademark protection, ending a legal battle that has stretched over 16 years.
IBISWorld Senior Industry Analyst Andrew Ledovskikh has told The CEO Magazine that Nine is likely to protect the prestige of the Fairfax brand in today's blockbuster media merger.
Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have announced that the US and EU will work together to avoid a potentially ruinous trade war.
The blockbuster merger is worth A$4 billion and will see the two companies form a giant firm spanning television, digital media, print, streaming and real estate advertising.
The hugely popular singer and actress is now reportedly in a stable condition after an apparent drug overdose. Her plight highlights an opioid epidemic in the US which is increasingly affecting young women.
Former FBI Director James Comey and ex-national security advisor Susan Rice are in the firing line after making public criticisms of Trump.
A gunman has killed at least one person and shot another twelve in an attack in the Greektown district of Toronto.
The former FBI director has urged Americans to vote Democrat and warned: "History has its eyes on us".
The company is not seeking any financial damages but is seeking to have the matter settled in the Federal court system in a move described as "reprehensible" by the victims' legal representatives.
After meeting with Putin, Trump told media that he believed the Russian leader's denials of state involvement in the 2016 US election.
Theresa May's government continues to be divided over Brexit, with one conservative MP penning an opinion piece stating the country should return to the polls on the issue.
Trump's nominee for the forthcoming vacancy is Brett Kavanaugh, a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Davis quit after deciding he could not abide by the most recent Brexit framework May's government agreed to on 6 July. His resignation will force a government reshuffle and is a serious blow to pro-Brexit factions.
Sir Paul McCartney is among those supporting the contentious legislation; he believes the change would safeguard the "sustainable future for music".
The Trump administration has rescinded guidance which encouraged colleges and schools to consider race in their decision-making processes around enrolment.
In May 2018, Wilson was found guilty of concealing child sexual abuse by paedophile priest James Fletcher.
The German Chancellor has agreed to a political deal which will see the country tighten its borders to asylum seekers.
Bans on plastic bags came into effect in two Australian states on 1 July 2018, with major retailers also voluntarily opting to remove single-use plastic bags from stores.
Four nations had brought a complaint to the WTO that Australia's mandated plain packaging violated trade laws, but the WTO has rejected this, clearing the way for other countries to introduce similar legislation.
Thanks to an SEC ruling, US companies are now required to list the pay ratio between its CEO and its median salary. The results make for interesting reading.
Another shooting has taken place, this time at the Capital Gazette building in Annapolis, MD.
Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced he will leave his post, giving Trump the opportunity to replace a moderate judge with a conservative.
The company has rebounded under CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and convinced the court it has changed its ways.
The court has ruled 5-4 in favour of the ban which prohibits most people from a number of predominantly Muslim countries entering the US.
In the final sitting week before the winter break, Malcolm Turnbull’s government is scrambling to get the numbers to pass the bill.
The US President has signalled he will double down on his zero tolerance policy towards undocumented immigrants.
Turkey’s electoral commission has just confirmed Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) will remain Turkey’s leader.
The much criticised policy of separating undocumented immigrant children from their parents will come to an end
The bank will pay the penalty after admitting to thousands of breaches of Australia’s anti money laundering laws.
The Tesla co-founder answered a question on Twitter by saying “universal income will be necessary over time if AI takes over most human jobs”
The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, has announced the withdrawal, calling the organisation a “cesspool of political bias”.
The Federal Court has made the ruling after finding that Apple misled customers regarding repair of their iPhones and iPads.
The US President aims to establish a new branch of the military to be known as ‘Space Force’.
Up to 10,000 people gathered to mourn the loss of the 22-year-old Melbournian.
A three-day pause in hostilities in Afghanistan has been broken with two devastating suicide bombing attacks.
The New York Attorney General has taken the action against the Trump Foundation, seeking to dissolve the charity and claim US$2.8 million in restitution.
As the World Cup prepares for kick-off, the Virgin founder has written of his hope the tournament can be an “opportunity for the world to put differences aside and join hands as one.”
The long-anticipated meeting between the US and North Korean leaders has finally gone ahead.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has issued a new ruling making it more difficult for those fleeing persecution to successfully seek asylum in the US.
Amid high security, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have arrived in Singapore for their summit.
It’s the strangest story in sports: the President of an NBA team and his alleged secret Twitter accounts.
The leaders of the world’s seven largest advanced economies will meet in Canada but there is already talk of a six-country agreement with Trump the odd one out.
During a conference in Israel, Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has said the June meeting was reinstated after a grovelling plea from Kim Jong-un.
Weinstein’s lawyer vowed to beat the charges levelled against the Hollywood producer.
US President Donald Trump may have the power to pardon himself of any wrongdoing related to Russian collusion in the US election, says his lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
The talks concluded on Sunday without any new agreements and the possibility of the two economic giants placing trade restrictions on each other remains open.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella has agreed to swear in the coalition government after blocking it just days ago
After being warned he was the target of a state-ordered assassination plot, Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko faked his own death in order to expose those coordinating his murder.
Arkady Babchenko had become an enemy of the state after upsetting some of the Kremlin's most powerful figures. Now, after more than a year of living in exile in Ukraine, he's been murdered outside his apartment complex.
Italy continues to be a nation in flux after President Sergio Mattarella invited Carlo Cottarelli, formerly an International Monetary Fund economist, to form government.
The frontrunner to be Italy's next prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, has been caught taking liberties with his resume.
The man who led the investigation into the systematic protection of child abuse in the Catholic church in Boston in the early 2000s, says a prison sentence for archbishop Philip Wilson would send an important message.
Washington announces plan to impose toughest sanctions on Tehran to date, as it aims to curb its "threatening behaviour".
After repeated warnings to address unacceptable pollution levels, six countries must now answer to the European Court of Justice.
Mark Zuckerberg has been called out for agreeing to give evidence to the European Parliament despite repeated calls to front British MPs.
American states will now be able to legalise sports betting, ending Nevada's long-time monopoly on the lucrative market.
The world has condemned the Israeli military's massacre of Palestinian protestors as a shocking and abhorrent violation of human rights.