Turkey tanks

Turkey’s crisis isn’t over yet — it’s just taking a breather. After dropping to a record low of 7.24 lira per U.S. dollar, Turkey’s currency rebounded on Friday morning to 5.77 per dollar. In fact, the lira was the best …

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The looming Brexit catastrophe

Britain is still trying to figure out how to packs its bags. Back in 2016, Britain voted to leave the European Union, but the departure won’t take place until March 2019. The big question in the interim has been how …

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The week’s best photojournalism

Crocodiles rest at a farm in the Jordan Valley, West Bank. | (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic) A turtle peers out of a pond in Chavornay, Switzerland. | (EPA-EFE/VALENTIN FLAURAUD) A man looks into a cobra’s eyes in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. …

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Will the IMF ever come clean?

Greece is finally free. The country whose profligacy and fraudulent accounting first touched off the eurozone crisis in 2010 has reformed and been rewarded with a return to the fold of fiscally responsible nations. They’ve got a new deal with …

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