Federal Reserve now faces prospect of global monetary policy tightening

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Prospects for tighter monetary policy in Europe and other countries could pose a fresh problem for the Federal Reserve when it meets next week to ponder its plan to reduce its $4.2 trillion bond portfolio purchased after the 2008 financial crisis.

I went to Pokémon Go Fest to (try to) play the game with thousands of others. Here’s what it was like

 “Do people still play Pokémon go?” It’s a question that pops up pretty much any time the game gets mentioned. The answer: yep! It’s rarely the sidewalk-filling, flash mob-inducing hype monster that it was for a few weeks after launch — and that’s probably better for everyone. But lots and lots of people do still play. Enough people that the game can still… Read More

Legendary Raids: How To Find — And Beat — Articuno And Lugia In ‘Pokémon GO’

Lugia and Articuno have arrived in ‘Pokémon GO,’ and if you want to take them down, the most important thing you can do is find some teammates.

‘I just want to go home’, says German girl who joined IS: media

BERLIN (Reuters) – A German teenager who joined Islamic State is now being held in detention in Iraq and says she regrets joining the jihadist group and just wants to come home to her family, media reported on Sunday.

Women’s World Cup: England win over India can be ‘springboard’ for women’s cricket

England’s World Cup victory can be a “springboard” for women’s cricket around the world, according to captain Heather Knight.