Billionaire retired investor Tom Steyer has pledged to spend at least $50 million of his fortune making climate change an election issue this year and is trying to entice other wealthy donors to put up another $50 million.
London isn’t usually the place to look for clues about rising tensions between China and Japan. But a surreal diplomatic tit-for-tat there speaks volumes about the fast-deteriorating situation in northeast Asia.
It was an epic “whodunit” in the publishing world. Who was the enigmatic tweeter who led to the disclosure that J.K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter series, had penned the pseudonymous mystery novel “The Cuckoo’s Calling”?