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Ontario police refuse to make random stops despite New! 2021-04-17 17:41:12Police departments for the largest cities in Ontario, Canada, announced their officers will not be randomly stopping people as now permitted under eme

Czechs expel 18 Russians over huge depot explosion 2021-04-17 15:03:16PRAGUE (AP) - The Czech Republic announced Saturday that it was expelling 18 Russian diplomats who it has identified as spies in a case related to a h

Libya welcomes UN decision to deploy cease-fire monitors 2021-04-17 14:46:18CAIRO (AP) - Libya’s transitional government on Saturday welcomed a U.N. Security Council decision to deploy international monitors to watch ove

Crowds line streets to pay respects to Philip 2021-04-17 11:29:18WINDSOR, England — Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside Windsor Castle to pay their respects to Prince Philip. Some held Union flag

Iran offers upbeat assessment of progress in nuclear 2021-04-17 10:53:25BERLIN (AP) - A senior Iranian official offered a cautiously upbeat assessment of progress in talks aimed at bringing the United States back into worl

After China, US envoy Kerry in S. Korea 2021-04-17 07:15:48SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - U.S. climate envoy John Kerry met with South Korea’s foreign minister in Seoul on Saturday for talks ahead of a virtua

Iran names suspect in Natanz attack, says he 2021-04-17 05:56:00TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran named a suspect Saturday in the attack on its Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges there, saying he had fled the

Queen sits alone at funeral for Prince Philip 2021-04-17 05:23:12WINDSOR, England (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is sitting alone in the quire of St. George's Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip, the man wh

Order of Service for the funeral of Prince 2021-04-17 04:19:54LONDON (AP) — This is the Order of Service for the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday: ORDER OF SERVICE All stand. The Coffin is removed from

Russia detains Ukrainian consul over classified information 2021-04-17 03:35:38MOSCOW (AP) - Russia has detained a Ukrainian diplomat for allegedly receiving classified information from a database of the country’s main secu

China says US-Japan actions are stoking division 2021-04-17 03:20:23BEIJING (AP) - China hit back at the U.S.-Japan show of alliance during talks between President Joe Biden and Japan Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, cal

US women's hockey coach steps down due to 2021-04-17 01:35:45Assistant coach Joel Johnson is taking over the United States women’s national hockey team after Bob Corkum abruptly stepped down while citing C

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Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the 2021-04-16 07:30:46The Ontario cabinet is expected to resume meetings on Friday to discuss imposing further restrictions after the province reported its single-highest d

Iran nuclear chief says 60% uranium enrichment started 2021-04-16 06:59:43Iran has begun 60 per cent uranium enrichment at its Natanz plant, the country's nuclear chief said on Friday, days after an explosion at the si

Hong Kong democracy leaders given jail terms amid 2021-04-16 04:57:55A Hong Kong court on Friday sentenced five leading pro-democracy advocates, including media tycoon Jimmy Lai, to 14 months in prison for organizing an

8 killed, multiple injured in shooting at FedEx 2021-04-16 04:20:14A gunman killed eight people and wounded several others before killing himself in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility near the Indianapolis airp

Is Russia poised to invade Ukraine — again? 2021-04-16 04:00:00Russia has reportedly sent thousands of troops to the border areas with Ukraine, worrying some that it may be poised for another invasion. The prospec

Beekeeper turned spymaster searches for Iraq's missing Yazidis 2021-04-16 04:00:00Seven years after Yazidi women and children were kidnapped and enslaved by the Islamic State in Iraq, thousands are still missing. Abdullah Shrem has

Chicago police board releases body camera video of 2021-04-15 17:16:37Chicago's police review board released body camera video footage on Thursday of a police officer's fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy late last mon

Former Minnesota police officer who shot Daunte Wright 2021-04-15 16:14:28The former Minnesota police officer charged with the shooting death of a Black man during a traffic stop in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center

Google Earth adds time lapse video to depict 2021-04-15 15:51:43The Google Earth app is adding a new video feature that draws upon nearly four decades of satellite imagery to vividly illustrate how climate change h

Princes William, Harry won't walk together at Prince 2021-04-15 14:06:34Prince William and Prince Harry won't walk side-by-side Saturday as they follow their grandfather's coffin into the church ahead of Prince Philip's

Beijing official in Hong Kong warns against foreign 2021-04-15 13:42:09Beijing's top official in Hong Kong is warning foreign forces not to interfere with the "bottom line" of national security in the city, threatening

Derek Chauvin won't testify at own murder trial, 2021-04-15 11:39:19The defence at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd rested its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the s

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Nike sues over 'Satan Shoes' with human blood 2021-03-29 21:10:26Nike sues an art collective over its 'Satan Shoes', produced in collaboration with rapper Lil Nas X.

'Finding work feels impossible for my generation' 2021-03-29 20:58:45Young people could see rising levels of unemployment even as the crisis eases, warns Prince's Trust.

AstraZeneca vaccine - was it really worth it? 2021-03-29 20:40:38AstraZeneca has become a political football in a European blame game over its covid vaccine.

'I catch rats for a living and couldn’t 2021-03-29 20:26:38How to work your way to happiness, and break that daily grind.

Is this the future for international business deals? 2021-03-29 20:24:27A new facility has opened in Singapore where business people hold meetings in glass "bubbles".

Suez Canal reopens after giant stranded ship is 2021-03-29 16:48:33It took almost a week to dislodge a giant container ship blocking one the world's busiest trade routes.

Historic Amazon union drive set to conclude 2021-03-29 14:12:41Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama are voting on whether to join a trade union.

Biden administration threatens tariffs on UK goods in 2021-03-29 12:53:31Ceramics, make-up and furniture could be hit amid a row over a new UK tax on tech firms.

Uyghurs: Xinjiang cotton ban is self-defeating, China tells 2021-03-29 11:42:14Western brands are facing Chinese boycotts for expressing concern over the treatment of Uyghurs.

EY drops appeal against $10.8m whistleblower payment 2021-03-29 11:22:43The professional services giant was appealing against a judge's order to pay a whistleblower $10.8m.

The cost of the Suez Canal blockage 2021-03-29 10:44:05The blocking of the canal by the Ever Given led to major disruption for the global shipping industry.

Liberty Steel bailout plea turned down 2021-03-29 08:55:35The government refuses a request for £170m to support the struggling metals group.

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Life after the C-suite 2021-04-16 20:00:00The adjustment process can be painful

A new boss at L’Oréal will have to 2021-04-16 20:00:00What will beauty habits look like after the pandemic?

Can South-East Asian tech’s hot streak last? 2021-04-16 20:00:00Foreign investors cannot get enough of Sea, Grab, Gojek and other regional unicorns

The method in Microsoft’s merger madness 2021-04-15 10:55:06Making sense of the software giant’s acquisitive streak

New means of getting from A to B 2021-04-14 20:00:00The business of “mobility” in its many forms is huge, and legacy metal-bashers are racing to adapt

CEO activism in America is risky business 2021-04-13 20:00:00Firms used to keep politics at arm’s length. What went wrong?

Clubhouse may fade. Group voice chat is here 2021-04-09 20:00:00What Silicon Valley’s latest hype cycle says about the future of social media

Brace for the Amazon effect on live sport 2021-04-09 20:00:00The last redoubt of the pay-TV bundle is under siege

Pfizer’s boss thinks covid-19 is reshaping Big Pharma 2021-04-09 20:00:00The industry is becoming nimbler and more innovative

A leaked memo from a chief impact officer 2021-04-08 10:48:55The newest addition to the C-suite talks climate change and hot tubs

Cairn Energy takes on India’s government 2021-04-08 10:48:55A Scottish firm threatens to seize overseas assets of state-controlled Indian firms

China’s rulers want more control of big tech 2021-04-07 20:00:00As the Communist Party whips digital platforms into line, trillions of dollars in market value are at stake

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