Theresa May Confirms UK's Position On Gibraltar's Sovereignty Has Not Changed

The agreement had appeared at risk in the days leading up to the summit, when Spain's prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, threatened to withhold support unless Britain conceded that the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, over which the Spanish h... More..

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Wild winds cause major delays at Aussie air hub
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Wild winds cause major delays at Aussie air hub

Up to 28 domestic flights have been cancelled and there are numerous delays, including global flights. Passengers flying today are advised to check in with their airline before heading to the airport. Earlier...More..

China wants equal, beneficial talks with US
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

China wants equal, beneficial talks with US

Washington is demanding Beijing improve market access and intellectual-property protections for USA companies, cut industrial subsidies and slash a US$375-billion trade gap. The Commerce Ministry on Thursday ...More..

Flybe shares soar as Virgin Atlantic confirms takeover interest
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Flybe shares soar as Virgin Atlantic confirms takeover interest

In a statement Virgin Atlantic said: "Virgin Atlantic notes the recent media speculation related to Flybe ". Since hitting a price of almost 50p in March this year, Flybe's shares have fallen by more than ...More..

Amazon workers held strikes across Europe on Black Friday
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Amazon workers held strikes across Europe on Black Friday

United Kingdom politicians expressed support for the protest, with the deputy leader of the opposition calling on Amazon management to listen to staff concerns. An Amazon protester in Madrid. Union workers in...More..

Coli cases in Canada linked to romaine lettuce jumps to 22
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Coli cases in Canada linked to romaine lettuce jumps to 22

But in the meantime, officials are still urging consumers to throw away all romaine lettuce and to clean the area where the lettuce was stored. There are no exceptions, all romaine lettuce must be discarded, re...More..

Devastating federal report refutes Trump’s climate change denials
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Devastating federal report refutes Trump’s climate change denials

A US government report says the impacts of climate change, including powerful storms, droughts and wildfires, are worsening in the United States . By century's end, the report projects thousands of additional ...More..

European Union struggles to agree on Gibraltar before Brexit summit
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

European Union struggles to agree on Gibraltar before Brexit summit

Madrid wants a veto over applying any agreement on post-transition relations to Gibraltar but May told MPs that Britain "will not exclude Gibraltar from our negotiations on the future relationship". "That is ...More..

Stores usher Black Friday with easier ways to get deals
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Stores usher Black Friday with easier ways to get deals

Shoppers fearless early morning rains to flock to Bay Area stores searching for Black Friday bargains. Shoppers spent US$643-million online by 10 a.m. With the jobless rate at a five-decade low of 3.7 perce...More..

Tesla slashing prices on cars in China to offset tariffs
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Tesla slashing prices on cars in China to offset tariffs

The prices, while still notably higher than the Model 3's cost in the USA, presents a huge price cut from the vehicle's original price in China nonetheless. Tesla said last month it had been facing a challengi...More..

USA urging allies to shun Huawei
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

USA urging allies to shun Huawei

The Chinese telecom giant said that it was unhappy with the United States government's purported move. They believe that Chinese companies might be operating under the Chinese government or the ruling Communist...More..

Thanksgiving surprise: Couple finds $1.8 million jackpot-winning
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Thanksgiving surprise: Couple finds $1.8 million jackpot-winning

The drawing was June 6. They headed to the lottery website to see if they were winners, and realized one ticket matched all of the numbers listed. The Louisiana Lottery shared a photo of the Enhrenbergs o...More..

Range Rover Evoque: off-road first drive of new SUV
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Range Rover Evoque: off-road first drive of new SUV

The new platform has been developed for electrification, with a 48-volt mild-hybrid available at launch and a plug-in hybrid model offered around 12 months afterwards. The result is a refined, quiet and effic...More..

Retail Stores Using New Technology to Attract Shoppers on Black Friday
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Retail Stores Using New Technology to Attract Shoppers on Black Friday

To make sure they were ready for Black Friday, Newton said Best Buy held several job fairs over the last few weeks and even did a practice run to make sure it all goes smoothly. Best Buy - 5 p.m. until 1 a.m. S...More..

No Brexit is more likely than no-deal, says Amber Rudd
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

No Brexit is more likely than no-deal, says Amber Rudd

So that's it. After more than two years of talks, Prime Minister Theresa May has finally agreed a draft withdrawal agreement with the European Union (EU). "There are better alternatives". "The prime minis...More..

Killed, 35 Injured In Powerful Blast In Pak's Northwest
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Killed, 35 Injured In Powerful Blast In Pak's Northwest

The carnage came just hours after another brazen attack, this time in the major city of Karachi, where suicide bombers stormed the Chinese Consulate. Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Karachi South Region, ...More..

Reserve Bank raises repo rate on inflation concerns
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Reserve Bank raises repo rate on inflation concerns

The weaker exchange rate and the impact of higher oil prices have contributed to increasing inflation since March 2018. The bank has slightly downgraded its GDP growth rate for 2018 from 0.7% to 0.6%. "The MPC ...More..

Dolce And Gabbana Advert Accused Of Being Racist
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Dolce And Gabbana Advert Accused Of Being Racist

Pandering at it's finest, but taken up a notch by painting their target demographic as a exhausted and false stereotype of a people lacking refinement/culture to understand how to eat foreign foods and an over-...More..

UK, EU 'agree' on draft Brexit political declaration
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

UK, EU 'agree' on draft Brexit political declaration

Risking the anger of Brexiteers, May refused to say whether there were any circumstances in which Britain would leave the European Union without a deal. Rebels led by MP Jacob Rees-Mogg failed in their attempt ...More..

Expect delivery delays for the 'foreseeable future', Canada Post warns
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Expect delivery delays for the 'foreseeable future', Canada Post warns

Palecek, who earlier had appealed to the Liberal government to reappoint a mediator to assist with the contact talks, insisted that an "agreement can be reached, if only Canada Post would address the issues a...More..

USA stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

USA stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop

It was down as much as 512 earlier. The tech-heavy NASDAQ was trading 46 points - or 0.67 percent - lower, at 6,982. Stocks are falling sharply as technology and internet companies suffer sharp losses after...More..

Land Rover teases new Evoque with full-scale wireframe sculptures
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Land Rover teases new Evoque with full-scale wireframe sculptures

The second-generation Range Rover Evoque is set to make its world debut in London on November 22 , and the carmaker has started the countdown with a fleet of wire form sculptures inspired by the new model. A...More..

UK's May sees Brexit deal soon as future ties text agreed
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

UK's May sees Brexit deal soon as future ties text agreed

The draft declaration was agreed in principle on Thursday morning, after negotiators worked through the night on new directions issued by May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker when they met ...More..

Nissan 'dismisses' Carlos Ghosn amid financial misconduct probe
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Nissan 'dismisses' Carlos Ghosn amid financial misconduct probe

Deputy public prosecutor Shin Kukimoto said he would not comment on whether Mr Ghosn had admitted to allegations of financial misconduct. Ghosn is suspected of under-reporting $44.6 million in income from 201...More..

Manhattan-bound Amtrak train cars come apart near Albany
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Manhattan-bound Amtrak train cars come apart near Albany

Passenger Chuck Reeves told NY1 , "I turned around and looked and the rest of the train was gone". The engine soon slowed to a stop, and a conductor left the detached cars behind and boarded his vehicle. Just...More..

by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

US says China hacking increasing ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

The renewed accusations from President Donald Trump's administration come as markets grow pessimistic that the world's two largest economies can resolve their burgeoning trade war any time soon. "The key is to ...More..

Experts expect roads to be busiest since 2005 for holiday travel
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Experts expect roads to be busiest since 2005 for holiday travel

Lovell and her family have an nearly two hour drive into Tennessee for their family Thanksgiving, but they plan around the traffic. The vast majority of Southern California travelers - 3.6 million or 86 percent...More..

Louisiana couple finds $1.8 million lottery ticket while cleaning house
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Louisiana couple finds $1.8 million lottery ticket while cleaning house

The Louisiana Lottery announced that Harold and Tina Ehrenberg claimed their $1.8 million dollar prize after the came across the ticket while cleaning for the holidays. Her and her husband, Harold, visited th...More..

Fears over Brexit deal sign-off this weekend as UK-EU talks 'continue'
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Fears over Brexit deal sign-off this weekend as UK-EU talks 'continue'

Sky sources have said German Chancellor Angela Merkel is considering not turning up to the European Union summit on Sunday - at which Mrs May's withdrawal agreement will be discussed - because she only wants to...More..

Ride-hailing companies allowed to enter B.C. market starting next year
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Ride-hailing companies allowed to enter B.C. market starting next year

After Uber began operating in Edmonton, it temporarily pulled its service while the city developed an insurance plan for drivers and passengers, she said. Lanzinger said ride-hailing enterprises such as Uber he...More..