“We have one chance right now to pass a bill on a 51-vote Republican threshold. We can either use that to repeal Obamacare or not.”
Interview: The 22-year-old Australian talks about her aggressive style, pay parity with the men and why she still isn’t ready to watch her pro surfer brother Owen
Tyler Wright, surfing’s reigning world champion, brims with power in action and in conversation. As she talks candidly to the Guardian, it becomes quickly apparent that her style – fast, aggressive, taking the fight to the waves – is very much a product of both her personality and her physicality.
“The surfing that I do matches the kind of person I am,” says the Australian. “I’ve always referenced the two and that’s where my style and inspiration comes from. It’s pretty much a direct representation of who I am. Body shape helps as well,” she reflects in conversation in the back of a surf shop that overlooks Manly beach in Sydney.
Google made a serious move into the health and fitness space when it introduced its Apple Health competitor, Fit, in 2014. Since then, the company has been improving its platform by adding new features to help you keep better track of your daily acti…
White House is asked to designate ‘temporary areas of active hostility’, giving commanders same latitude to launch actions as in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria
Donald Trump’s administration is considering a military proposal that would designate various undeclared battlefields worldwide to be “temporary areas of active hostility”, the Guardian has learned.
If approved, the Pentagon-proposed measure would give military commanders the same latitude to launch strikes, raids and campaigns against enemy forces for up to six months that they possess in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria.
JERUSALEM/DETROIT (Reuters) – Intel Corp agreed to buy Israeli self-driving technology firm Mobileye for $15.3 billion on Monday in a deal that could thrust the U.S. chipmaker into direct competition with rivals Nvidia Corp and Qualcomm Inc to develop driverless systems and components for global automakers.
Researchers said last week they came across a malicious function that was snuck into a module in Magento in order to steal credit card information.
Analysis of company filings shows up to $3 billion from Adani’s planned Carmichael coal mine will be shifted to a subsidiary in the Cayman Islands if the controversial project goes ahead.
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It’s not coming from inside the house.
Reagan had Thatcher. Bush had Blair. Can the “America first” president forge a close bond with a global power player?