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Feb 09 2017

Brazil challenges Canada at WTO over Bombardier funding

For its part, Embraer applauded the Brazilian government's move, for which it has lobbied since the provincial government of Quebec granted Bombardier its own C$1 billion...

Feb 09 2017

Did Donald Trump play his first round of golf as president?

Abe's proposed public-private initiative is meant to create several hundred thousand jobs, the reports said Thursday, and involve $150 billion in new investment in US...

Feb 08 2017

Former French president to stand trial

Sources told the agency that 13 others would also face prosecution over the alleged incident. The so-called "Bygmalion affair" began after claims that invoices for Sark...

Feb 08 2017

Shifting his stance yet again, Mulayam to campaign for SP-Cong alliance

The Samajwadi Party and the Congress have forged a pre-poll alliance in U.P., contesting 298 and 105 seats, respectively. The Chief Minister in his meetings introduced SP...

Feb 08 2017

Housing White Paper: Radical or feeble?

The report reveals that more than a third of new homes that were granted planning permission between 2010/2011 and 2015/2016 have yet to be built and now 40% of councils ...

Feb 07 2017

Trump says any negative polls he doesn't like are 'fake news'

Specifically, Trump referenced people's alleged desire for "border security and extreme vetting". He then tweeted a few minutes later, saying that he calls his "own sho...

Feb 07 2017

Drilling Down Into Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 3.8% in the second quarter. -Earnings Growth (Y-o-Y): 14.2% -EPS (Q2): ...

Feb 05 2017

United States military sends guided-missile destroyer near Yemen

The Cole has been sent to an area off Yemen where US warships were attacked in October, resulting in a retaliatory Tomahawk cruise missile strike from a USA destroyer a...

Feb 05 2017

Berkeley campus chaos prompts Trump warning

The protest against Yiannopoulos, the right-wing provocateur criticized for racist, misogynist, anti-transgender and white supremacist statements , caused about $100,000...

Feb 05 2017

Apple selects Bengaluru's Peenya area to set up iPhone manufacturing plant

The production of iPhones in the country reveals that Apple has a renewed focus on India, which has claimed the title as the fastest-growing market for smartphones in the...

Feb 05 2017

Garcia claims lead as Dubai Classic completes second round

Nonetheless, it's a setback in yet another comeback attempt for the 14-time Major victor. Some have pointed out that Woods flew commercial for the first time in ten yea...

Feb 04 2017

Nicki Minaj Just Blasted Famous Shoe Designer Giuseppe Zanotti For Racism

Minaj has also posted photos on Instagram of the " Nicki " shoes in a Google search, writing, "I'm giving you 24 hours". Nicki recalls meeting the designer, who sai...

Feb 04 2017

Affordable Care Act exchanges sign up deadline January 31

It continued: "Those selections were made from a market that experienced a 25 percent increase over the previous year in the average premium for the benchmark second-lowe...

Feb 04 2017

DHS Secretary: Border Wall Should Be Finished in Two Years

Secretary Kelly made the comments during an interview with Fox News , his first on television as Homeland Security secretary. Given how ISIS deployed operatives to the...

Feb 04 2017

Payroll surge: Employers add 227000 jobs in January

The economy added 227,00 jobs in January and the unemployment rate ticked up very slightly to 4.8 percent , according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Stat...

Feb 03 2017

Pyongyang's 'Provocations' Reason for THAAD Deployment in S Korea - Pentagon

In addition to offering reassuring comments, Mattis was also expected to focus his talks on readiness and coordination in dealing with North Korea. "THADD is for defe...

Feb 03 2017

Sean Spicer slams 'nitpicking' of Holocaust statement

That is the only possible result of the brouhaha over what should have been an anodyne statement commemorating last week's International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Jonath...

Feb 02 2017

Canadian documentary filmmaker goes missing while diving off Florida Keys

The U.S. Coast Guard said Wednesday that a search involving multiple organizations has been underway since last night, and that search conditions were favourable. "We've ...

Feb 02 2017

MEP holds sign behind Nigel Farage's head saying 'He's lying to you'

British Labour MEP Seb Dance decided to make a sign telling the rest of Brussels that Farage was fibbing. Nigel Farage is known for pretty much being a complete and utt...

Feb 01 2017

Austria To Ban Full-Face Veils In Public

The ban is also coming amid growing concerns of harassment against Muslims around the world following US President Donald Trump's temporary ban on citizens from some Musl...