Transcript: Sharon French

  The transcript from this week’s MIB: Sharon French, Oppenheimer Funds is below. You can stream/download the full conversation, including the podcast extras on Apple iTunes, Bloomberg, Overcast, and Stitcher. All of our earlier podcasts on your favorite host sites…

Helicopter crash lands on NYC skyscraper

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo: 'People felt the building shake'The pilot of a helicopter died after it crash landed on top of a skyscraper in Manhattan, fire…

Final 10 named for Tory leadership race

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe names of candidates to officially enter the Conservative leadership race are announced by Dame Cheryl GillanThe final candidates for the Tory leadership race have been confirmed,…

Vatican challenges modern gender theory

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The release comes in the midst of LGBT Pride month The Vatican has released a new document challenging modern conceptions of gender identity. The 31-page teaching guidance, released on…

Midwest Flooding and Climate Change

By Lambert Strether of Corrente. This is a companion piece to yesterday’s “Midwest Flooding, the Corn and Soy Crops, and Knock-On Effects.” In that post, I did not address the planet in the room: climate…

Kim Dotcom in final bid to halt extradition

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kim Dotcom denies all the charges Controversial internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has begun a final appeal to halt his extradition from New Zealand to the US on copyright-related charges.…

Canada to ban single-use plastics as early as…

Image copyright Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Image caption A diver sees a plastic bottle off the coasts of Samandag, near the Turkey - Syria border Canada will ban "harmful" single-use plastics as early as 2021 in…

California to give healthcare to illegal immigrants

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Refugees receive health advice at a free event in Glendale, California in 2017 California is poised to become the first US state to offer government-provided healthcare to some immigrants…