Fri, 21 Sep 2018

Japan's Panasonic ties up with Inmarsat for broadband

LONDON, U.K. - In a partnership aimed at providing in-flight broadband for commercial airlines, the British satellite company Inmarsat has ...

Britain's Brexit Proposal Dead, May Humiliated, Press Says

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit proposals were declared dead by the British media Friday after what they cast ...

NFL notebook: QB Winston sued by female Uber driver

The female Uber driver who accused Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston of groping her has filed a lawsuit against ...

Widow of Poisoned Spy: UK Has Upped Response to Would-be Assassins

The widow of an ex-KGB agent who was poisoned by a radioactive isotope in 2006 says Britain's swift medical and ...

Dissonant Notes as EU Leaders Try to Harmonize in Mozart's Hometown

SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - Another European Union leaders' summit and more big decisions to make - on Brexit, migration and the ...

Air Pollution Linked to Higher Risk of Dementia

AFP - Urban air pollution, mostly from vehicles, is associated with an increased risk of dementia, according to research published ...

Second Brexit vote campaign faces race against time

Calls for a second referendum on Brexit are mounting as Britain approaches the last six months before leaving the EU ...

Beefed-Up EU Border Force Divides Members Ahead of Summit

LONDON - Deep divisions between member states threaten to derail a European Union summit on migration, scheduled Wednesday in the ...

EU's Tusk Says Will Call Special Brexit Summit Mid-November

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday he would call an extra Brexit summit of European Union leaders around ...

Hold the front page, the reporters are missing

Independent journalism is a far more reliable source of news than the mainstream media's biased coverage of events, with emerging ...

EU Leaders Keep Up Pressure on May to Take Brexit Deal

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - EU leaders lined up on Thursday to tell Theresa May she needs to give guarantees on the ...

No. 10 Penn State opens conference play at Illinois

Illinois coach Lovie Smith talks to his staff on the sidelines during the first half Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in ...

No. 5 UCSB Downs No. 10 Pepperdine in Overtime Thriller

The No. 5 UC Santa Barbara men's water polo team defeated No. 10 Pepperdine 16-14 in an overtime thriller Thursday ...

Dangerous game of no-deal chicken could spell end for PM

to her Chequers plan.'We all agreed Chequers proposals for economic co-operation will not work, not least because it will undermine ...

UKIP admit 'similarities' with Trump over new Muslim policy

In a new 18-page manifesto, the party are proposing a 'security-based screening policy' for migration from 'Islamic countries'.The plan prompted ...

Morning update: All lanes open on M25 and delays clearing

All lanes open anti-clockwise on the M25 within j26 for Waltham Abbey. One lane was shut after an HGV lost ...

Council preparing for winter pressures with Pound 1m investment into healthcare

An extra Pound 1 million is to be pumped into council healthcare services in Bromley to ease pressures brought on ...

You could win Pound 115million

Currently the biggest lottery win in the UK is that of Colin and Chris Weir from Largs in North Ayrshire, ...

Call for 'bigger conversation' on Thames pollution as Greenwich 'toxic port' concerns go on

Banking bosses behind a controversial cruise liner terminal have been 'slower than the council would like' in progressing revamped proposals, ...

EU's Brexit hard line angers Theresa May

'We are preparing for no deal,' said the UK prime minister after EU leaders said her Brexit proposals were unacceptable. ...

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Wall Street rallies as traders shrug off tariff concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones industrials closed at a record high on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns about ...

Japanese crypto exchange suffers massive attack

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif revealed a massive hacking attack on Thursday, in which the exchange is believed ...

U.K. regulator slaps fine of 500,000 pounds on Equifax

LONDON, U.K. - Equifax's U.K. arm was slapped with a fine worth 500,000 pounds by the U.K. regulator, over the ...

EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Sky set to go into rare auction this weekend

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to resolve a bidding war that started in December 2016, now, the Takeover Panel ...

Amazon hopes to launch 3,000 cashierless food stores

SEATTLE, U.S. - Amazon, which launched its first cashierless food store in Seattle in December 2016 and has since unveiled ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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