Sen. Flake: We Should Have Stood Up Birtherism

August 6, 2017

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) tells Chuck Todd in an exclusive interview that Republicans “shouldn’t be the party for jailing your political opponents.” Watch TV shows, movies and more on Yahoo View, available now on iOS and Android. About NBC Meet the Press Interviews with news makers from around the world every Sunday morning. See More

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The ultimate downsize: we sold our home (and now get paid to live in other people's)

August 6, 2017

View photos The Grooms retired early five years ago and now supplement their income by looking after people’s pets in their homes – Craig Chambers/Kittle Photographic Ltd More A growing number of retired people are supplementing their pension income by offering to stay in people’s homes to look after their pets while they are away. Some are paid to

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Duterte's 'Build, Build, Build' plans hit Philippine peso

August 6, 2017

View photos Workers lay out steel bars in constructing the 8-kilometer 4-lane elevated highway along Buendia avenue in Makati City, metro Manila, Philippines August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco More By Karen Lema MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine construction firm Teravera Corp is planning to raise a fourth dollar loan in a year, after borrowing around $2.5

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Trouble brewing in Nigeria swamps threatens economy

August 6, 2017

Months have passed since the Niger Delta Avengers have launched an attack on Nigeria’s oil pipelines, yet leaders in the region are warning trouble is brewing in the southern swamplands. A charm offensive led by Nigeria’s acting president Yemi Osinbajo has kept the uprising at bay, with renewed amnesty payments buying calm in the creeks,

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