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Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Trump was echoing and amplifying the complaints of Wisconsin and NY governors, who say Canada's decision to create a new lower-priced, classification of milk pr...


North Korea says don't mess with us as US plans next move

While potential sanctions are under review by Washington, the significant characterisitc of the Trump administration is that it's using China to solve the North...


Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election

Trump's comments came hours after he tweeted early Friday morning that the attack near Paris' Champs Elysees - which left a French police officer dead and...


Facebook Creates New Virtual Reality Social Network

Describing the app, Facebook's Social VR head Rachel Franklin said: 'Spending time with friends and family creates many of our most meaningful memories, b...


Thousands of San Diegans 'March for Science' on Earth Day

The protests came as US Vice President Mike Pence was completing a three-day visit to Australia. PM Modi said Earth Day is a day of gratitude to Mother Earth ...


Muslim sisters should get justice: Modi

This is contrary to the Odia culture where a guest is treated like god, said State BJP vice-president Samir Mohanty. However, the Prime Minister of the country ...


Mnuchin urges IMF to enhance FX surveillance

The IMF, for instance, is projecting a debt -to-GDP-ratio of nearly 67 percent in 2018 which the Fund says shows that the debt reduction measures are working. T...


Ontario police arrest 100 men in child prostitution case

For the past four years, a Toronto police unit has used undercover agents to trap some men willing to pay for sex with underage girls by posting pictures of pro...


French election: Paris attack puts security top among rivals

The shooter, 39-year-old Karim Cheurfi, also known as Abu Yusuf al-Baljiki, was known by French authorities and had recently been let out of jail after servin...


Caisse invests $1.9B to support SNC-Lavalin acquisition

SNC said it expects the deal to generate about $120 million in cost savings. WS Atkins and Partners was established in 1938 by Sir William Atkins in London....


Canada moves to legalise recreational pot

On Thursday, the Canadian government under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveiled its plans to legalize recreational marijuana . Shares of marijuana produc...


United chief met Chinese officials over dragged passenger

Asked Tuesday who was to blame for the incident, Munoz said in a call to discuss United's latest earnings that " the buck stops here ", in reference to himself,...


Millions of Christians celebrate easter worldwide

Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday marks the Last Supper that Jesus Christ had with his 12 apostles as well as the "Washing of the Feet" (Maundy) which he had per...


Deep rifts remain in Japan-US trade postures despite new dialogue chapter

U.S. President Donald Trump recently said in an interview that the dollar was too strong, a comment Mnuchin later clarified as not intended at talking down the ...


Jeremy Corbyn Refuses To Rule Out Second EU Referendum On Brexit Deal

Mr Corbyn claims that in secondary schools there were almost 305,000 pupils in classes with more than 31 pupils, 18,000 of which were in classes with 36 or more...


Macron urges calm in wake of police shooting

A group of terrorists killed 130 people in a series of explosions and shootings in November 2015 . A police document obtained by The Associated Press ident...


When Rockwell Collins Weakness Makes it a Buy

The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Tuesday, August 25. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating t...


German EU lawmaker hopes for compromise with UK

Britain's lower house of Parliament on April 19 voted 522 to 13 in favor of May's motion for the snap poll, easily securing the two-thirds majority of the 650-s...


Euro dips with French election in focus; dollar firms

Investors also remain concerned that the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump will be able to pass fiscal or tax reforms any time soon. "There may be...


President Trump to nominate Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand

Brown met with Trump last November regarding the post of VA Secretary, telling reporters at the time, "We obviously spoke about my passion and his passion, whic...


Donald Trump is holding Obamacare hostage to get his border wall

Mick Mulvaney , Trump's budget chief, said Thursday Democrats will need to agree to pay for some Trump's top priorities, including a wall at the US-Mexico borde...


Fox stock holds steady following O'Reilly firing

Bill O'Reilly's forced exit from Fox News is netting him a payout of up to $25 million, two sources with knowledge confirmed to NBC News. Protestors rallied t...


Tesla to recall 53000 cars over parking brake issue

Tesla has denied rumors it plans to start producing cars locally, leaving the field clear for other companies. This "voluntary" recall involves model S a...


IMF, Trump Administration Can Improve Global Trade — IMF's Lagarde

World finance leaders, confronted by a growing backlash against globalization, will seek to build support for free trade by finding ways to help those left behi...


Palin on O'Reilly: 'Culture Had to Change at Fox'

For 21st Century Fox, the network's parent company, payouts related to sexual harassment allegations at Fox News now total more than 85 million U.S. dollars. Ea...


Oil Amid Longest Gain Since 2012

US crude oil production C-OUT-T-EIA has risen by 9 percent since mid-2016 to 9.2 million bpd, resulting in a surge in commercial inventories to a record 535.5 m...


Madison Bumgarner lands on DL after dirt bike accident

The Giants said Bumgarner is out of the hospital and resting at the team hotel. Bumgarner will miss roughly a third of the season, and to a team that now is 6-1...


Fire crews rush to calls in San Francisco outage

Pacific Gas & Electric says about 90,000 customers have been affected by a power outage in San Francisco . Pacific Gas & Electric crews were investigating th...


US FCC ends price caps on many business data lines

Other groups opposed to business broadband deregulation say the FCC also hasn't taken into account the high cost of running fiber to buildings without existi...


United Kingdom kicks off Vijay Mallya's extradition process, Tuesday's arrest the first step

Mallya's revoked passport will also be retained until further orders of the court. Senior Indian officials described his arrest as the first salvo in the case...


In India, Anxiety Over Trump's Review Of H-1B Visas

Australia is set to abolish the 457 visa programme used by companies to bring in temporary foreign workers. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Bagla...


Arkansas carries out first of planned executions

Gorsuch - did not explain its decision, but in a dissent, Justice Stephen G. Breyer complained about how the state had established its execution schedule becaus...


EBay falls most in six months amid struggles with turnaround

Credit Suisse analyst Stephen Ju cut his price target on eBay to 34 from 35, with a neutral rating. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) by 0.3% during the fourth quarter, Holding...


Select Comfort more than doubles first-quarter earnings per share

Buy rating has been given by 0 analysts to the company stock whereas 6 analysts given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 10 analysts given HOLD rating. Select ...


SC allows NDMC to auction of Tata-run Taj Mansingh hotel

The court made it clear in its order that the civic body must allow a six-month breather in case Tata Group loses the e-auction. IHCL had moved the Delhi high...


EU eyes years of Brexit payments, immigration -document

The almost one million Brits in Europe would have a similar deal, but the European Council has said in a further document that it is keen to strike a security c...


UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May date

But Coulter told her 1.47 million Twitter followers not to "fall" for Berkeley's version of events. "I'm speaking at Berkeley on April 27th, as I was invited ...


Elon Musk's Neuralink Corp working to link human brains with computers

However, that would be but a stop in its ultimate journey - which at its root, is exploiting the potential of the human brain. This is another species entirel...


Sentence Next For Volkswagen in US Diesel Emissions Scandal

Cox had wanted more time to consider the plea deal and fine negotiated by VW and the U.S. Justice Department. Part of the agreement calls for federal monitori...


Delhi: 1 killed after Class XII student runs over car

But Police Control Room received the information at 6.15 a.m. They were admitted at the Sushruta Trauma Centre near Civil Lines. Eyewitnesses have told the cops...


United CEO got $18.7 million in compensation

PPP discovered Trump fares worse than United, with 52 percent of respondents considering him unfavorably and 43 percent favorably. Clark said he would have go...


Crude oil eases for second day on rising U.S. inventories

United States oil imports from the kingdom declined 24 per cent in the week ended March 31, according to Energy Information Administration (EIA) data. According...


Regulator Ofcom nails BT over rivals' access to telegraph poles

BT specifically must also ensure that there is enough capacity on its existing telegraph poles to allow its competitors to connected their cables to home netw...


Oil little changed amid rising US output, Opec cuts

Oil prices have made gains due to reports that one of the largest oil exporting members in OPEC, Saudi Arabia, has been lobbying for an extension of the product...


Wall St. rallies as earnings lead charge

The region-wide MSCI Asia ex-Japan Index added 0.25% by 07:00 GMT while Japan's Nikkei 225 slipped into negative territory in the final hour of trading to clo...


United Nations strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

South Korean acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn told top officials on Thursday that given the April 25 anniversary, there were concerns that North Korea "can make a...


$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US

The current floor price on a pack of cigarettes in the city is $10.50. That means that each cigar sold in New York City would have an additional 20 cents of...


Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

American Express added $4.47, or 5.9%, to $80.02 after it posted a smaller decline in profit than expected, and Citizens Financial Group, which reported record ...


Britain could see its first full day without coal

Many coal plants have now closed or switched to burning organic matter such as wood pellets. The National Grid said it was likely that the UK's energy mix w...


No One Is Getting Fired Over Passenger Dragging Incident, Says United CEO

He had initially said, in an internal email later leaked to journalists, that Dao had been "disruptive and belligerent" and staff were "left with no choice". "O...