Foley & Lardner can defend itself against malpractice claim, D.C. judge says

Foley & Lardner can defend itself against malpractice claim, D.C. judge says
Judge Erik Christian denies disqualification bid without prejudice and also denies motions to dismissFoley & Lardner disputes any "sloppy" work in underlying estate matter(Reuters) - The law firm Foley & Lardner will be allowed to continue defending itself against a malpractice claim filed in a probate dispute between two brothers fighting over assets, a Washington,… Read More

Bolsonaro’s support hits fresh low ahead of Brazil 2022 vote, poll shows

Bolsonaro’s support hits fresh low ahead of Brazil 2022 vote, poll shows
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro looks on during a ceremony at the Planalto Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil September 14, 2021. REUTERS/Adriano MachadoRIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's popularity has hit the lowest point of his time in office, a Datafolha poll showed on Thursday, with 53% of respondents disapproving of him… Read More

U.S. Justice Dept says it will work to address competition issues at airports

U.S. Justice Dept says it will work to address competition issues at airports
Travelers wait for the air train ahead of the July 4th holiday, at the Newark Liberty International Airport, in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., July 2, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo MunozWASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it would work with congested airports in the United States to keep the airline industry competitive.The… Read More

Dutch museum unveils previously unknown Van Gogh drawing

Dutch museum unveils previously unknown Van Gogh drawing
for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up Entertainment Posted A Dutch museum on Thursday (September 16) unveiled a previously unknown work by Vincent van Gogh - a study for one of his best-known drawings, "Worn Out" - in which an old man sits in a chair with his head in his hands. Entertainment Dutch museum unveils previously unknown Van Gogh drawing… Read More

Brazil seeks to halt teen vaccines, some state governors resist

Brazil seeks to halt teen vaccines, some state governors resist
Brazil's Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga attends a news conference at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, July 29, 2021. REUTERS/Adriano MachadoBRASILIA, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Brazil's federal government wants to halt COVID-19 vaccinations for most adolescents, citing a death under investigation and adverse events after some 3.5 million teens have already been immunized, but several… Read More

Analysis: Bonds ‘boring’ no longer as unpredictability returns

Analysis: Bonds ‘boring’ no longer as unpredictability returns
British Pound Sterling and U.S. Dollar notes are seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/IllustrationOnce quiet bond markets increasingly erraticUnprecedented uncertainty, inflation debate driversVolatility to last until central bank path clearer- investorsLONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Erratic and volatile, with positioning swinging from one extreme to another: a new norm is taking… Read More

Four former VW employees go on trial in Dieselgate lawsuit

Four former VW employees go on trial in Dieselgate lawsuit
BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Four former employees of carmaker Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) went on trial on Thursday over the Dieselgate scandal in which illegal software was used to cheat emission tests.The trial, being held in the city of Braunschweig, close to Volkswagen's headquarters in Wolfsburg, started without former CEO Martin Winterkorn, whose separate trial… Read More