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Row Over Who Represents Coup-Hit Myanmar At UN

Ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun spectacularly broke with the junta before the General Assembly on Friday (File) United Nations: Myanmar’s military junta and the envoy sent by its toppled civilian government have launched contradictory claims over who represents the country at the United Nations, officials said Tuesday. Ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun spectacularly broke with the junta […]


J.J. Watt’s covert T-shirt plan to keep his free-agent destination secret – Arizona Cardinals Blog

TEMPE, Ariz. — Before announcing his signing with the Arizona Cardinals, pass-rusher J.J. Watt wanted to keep his free agency recruitment a secret. For most of the process he was successful, but he ran into one last snag that could have spoiled his covert operation. After narrowing his list of finalists to “four or five” […]


Biden’s Picks for Financial Regulator Jobs Emphasize Transparency and Fairness

President Biden’s picks to lead two important regulatory agencies — the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau — stressed twin goals of transparency and oversight of powerful interests on Tuesday, emphasizing that those who break laws must be held accountable for their actions. In a wide-ranging hearing before the Senate Banking […]