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News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

January 18, 2019

Saudi Arabia According to documents reviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Saudi Arabia plans to limit its oil output by more than it originally committed in a six-month OPEC pact. The move is designed to raise oil prices to maintain state revenues, which are highly dependent on oil for Saudi Arabia...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 16, 2018

United Kingdom In a special cabinet meeting, British Prime Minister Theresa May told members of Parliament on Oct. 14 that Britain is significantly closer to going through with Brexit. Just ahead of the meeting, all 13 Scottish Tory MPs signed a letter stating that they would not support a Brexit...

2017 French presidential election: voters choose between Macron, Le Pen in runoff

2017 French presidential election: voters choose between Macron, Le Pen in runoff

Ian Penny, World and Nation Editor

May 5, 2017

Since the establishment of the French Fifth Republic, candidates from the center-left Socialist Party and center-right political parties that preceded The Republicans have won the nation’s top office. After the first round of the 2017 French presidential election, however, neither party is in a position...

Brexit still affects and threatens the future of the UK

Brexit still affects and threatens the future of the UK

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor

March 3, 2017

Britain’s vote to leave the European Union in 2016 shocked the world. “I was horrified,” said Caroline McAlister, visiting instructor of English, who led two January terms to England. “My daughter was over there when the vote actually took place. She walked out of her hotel and saw people...