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Robert De Niro slams ‘clown’ Trump outside NY criminal trial, as Biden campaign ramps up attacks

Legendary actor Robert De Niro on Tuesday slammed Donald Trump as a “loser” and a “clown,” standing just feet away…

Georgia president overruled as lawmakers push forward with Russia-style ‘foreign agents’ law

Georgian lawmakers on Tuesday voted to override a presidential veto on the Russia-style “foreign agents” law, pushing forward with legislation…

U.S. court to hear challenges to potential TikTok ban in September

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday set a fast-track schedule to consider the legal challenges to a new law requiring…

Stock trade settlement moves to single day as GameStop mania underscores need for faster transactions

Years of work on Wall Street to pick up the pace of trading will be put to the test this…

More than 100 business leaders including Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales sign open letter backing Britain’s center-left opposition

LONDON — More than 100 business leaders on Tuesday voiced their support for the U.K.’s center-left opposition Labour Party, nearly…

South Africa prepares for pivotal election that could see ANC lose its grip on power

Some 30 years on from the peaceful transition from apartheid rule to democracy, South Africa could once again be on…

Trump trial closing arguments to begin in New York hush money case

Closing arguments in the criminal hush money trial of Donald Trump are set to begin in New York on Tuesday,…

Ukraine war live updates: Russian-occupied territory comes under attack; Hungary accused of blocking Ukraine support

This is CNBC’s live blog tracking developments on the war in Ukraine. See below for the latest updates.  EU foreign…