from Tales from the Trail:

Warren, Trump go toe-to-toe

May 11, 2016

Even after months of acrimonious campaign squabbles, it seems Donald Trump's most dramatic feud may be with someone he's not even running against.

from Tales from the Trail:

‘Making America Great Again,’ one Bud at a time

May 11, 2016

Jones Knowles Ritchie New York/Handout

Jones Knowles Ritchie New York/Handout

Donald Trump took credit for one company’s recent change on something Americans from both parties can agree on: beer.

from Reuters Select:

Reuters Select: I want a man with a slow hand, except in golf

May 11, 2016

Reuters photo of the day
The Secret Policeman's Ball

Before the West Ham United v Manchester United match. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Before the West Ham United v Manchester United match. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

I want a man with a slow hand, except in golf
Golf: It's not the speediest of sports. But rounds are taking far too long. Players are way too "methodical." Reuters examines what professional tours are doing to move things along. One example: The U.S. PGA Tour fines players $20,000 if they get "put on the clock" for slow play a minimum of 10 times during a single season. Our question: How can you tell?

from Reuters News Now:

Wednesday Morning Briefing: An unlikely alliance against Islamic State 

May 11, 2016

A leftist Kurdish organization and an Arab tribal militia in northern Iraq share little more than a common enemy. But the alliance is a measure of the extent to which Islamic State has upended the regional order.

from Breakingviews:

Brussels O2 veto cements BT’s home advantage

May 11, 2016

The author is a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Tales from the Trail:

Ryan to Trump: ‘We need to get to know each other’

May 11, 2016

A day before Paul Ryan was set to meet with Donald Trump, the Republican House Speaker told a press conference at the Capitol what he thought about party unity and his party's presumptive nominee.

from Tales from the Trail:

Seen on social: #CrazyBernie

May 11, 2016

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Salem, Oregon, U.S., May 10, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Salem, Oregon, U.S., May 10, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

from Breakingviews:

China listing doubts leave Qihoo investors on edge

May 11, 2016

The author is a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Uber’s deal with U.S. drivers looks cheap

May 10, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Alison Frankel:

Uber can’t bootstrap arbitration clause to evade antitrust class action – N.Y. judge

May 10, 2016

(Reuters) - Last month, facing what we now know to be as much as $852 million in exposure to drivers in California and Massachusetts, the ride-sharing company Uber agreed to a class action settlement with drivers in those states. At the time of the agreement, valued at between $84 and $100 million, Uber was in the midst of appealing a series of decisions by U.S. District Judge Edward Chen of San Francisco, who held that the company's mandatory arbitration clause was unenforceable.