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Peter Navarro: China working to defeat Trump New! 2020-10-19 21:09:58China's ruling Communist Party is continuing economic aggression and information warfare against the United States and is working to defeat President

UN: Central African Republic on way to successful New! 2020-10-19 20:41:19UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. envoy for Central African Republic said Monday the country “is very definitely on its way to holding successful e

Zalmay Khalilzad warns violence could undermine Afghan talks New! 2020-10-19 20:12:07The top U.S. negotiator who helped orchestrate the peace deal in Afghanistan warned Monday that "distressingly high" levels of violence in the count

Hunter Biden emails no Russia disinformation campaign, DNI New! 2020-10-19 19:21:10Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said Monday that the emails from a laptop purportedly belonging to Hunter Biden are not part of a Rus

'The Quad' unites against rising China threat New! 2020-10-19 18:16:09The Trump administration's push for a military alliance among the major democracies of Asia to contain China showed new signs of moving ahead more ra

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Asteroid could strike Earth on New! 2020-10-19 16:29:21Pandemic. Shutdowns. A vicious presidential election. And now maybe an asteroid. The space rock may even cap off 2020 by hitting the Earth on the day

U.S. preparing to remove Sudan from list of New! 2020-10-19 15:15:08President Trump on Monday announced that he plans to remove Sudan from the U.S.' list of state-sponsored terrorism after the country pays $335 millio

Trump says Sudan will be removed from terrorism New! 2020-10-19 14:24:13CAIRO (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday said Sudan will be removed from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism, a move that would open the

Trump envoy traveled to Syria for talks on New! 2020-10-19 13:49:50WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior White House official made an unusual, secret visit to Syria for high-level talks aimed at securing the release of two Ameri

Justice Department charges six Russian military hackers for New! 2020-10-19 13:02:47The Justice Department on Monday unsealed criminal charges against six members of the infamous Russian hacking group previously charged with stealing

Early voting begins in Arkansas for November election New! 2020-10-19 11:35:47LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Early voting began Monday in Arkansas for the November general election, and lines were reported at several locations around

South Dakota voter registration up more than 5% New! 2020-10-19 09:59:26SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota’s voter registration numbers have increased 5.2% since the last presidential election. South Dakota had 57

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Presidential debate commission adopts new rules to mute New! 2020-10-19 21:02:18U.S. President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden will have their microphones cut off in Thursday's debate while their rival delivers their opening

U.S. Supreme Court grants Pennsylvania 3-day extension to New! 2020-10-19 19:47:04The U.S. Supreme Court will allow Pennsylvania to count ballots received up to three days after the presidential election, rejecting a Republican plea

Swedish virologist says her country's COVID-19 strategy has New! 2020-10-19 18:23:12Sweden's health authority maintains its approach to COVID-19 was a success. But our guest says the data speaks differently, and that new measures ann

Trump goes after Fauci as polls show him New! 2020-10-19 16:48:55U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday he believes he's going to win the U.S. election and blasted his government's own scientists for their critic

Russian hackers charged with trying to disrupt Olympics, New! 2020-10-19 13:43:37Six Russian military officers sought to disrupt through computer hacking the French election, the Winter Olympics and U.S. businesses, according to a

Luis Arce set to win Bolivia presidential election, New! 2020-10-19 12:29:46Bolivia's socialists all but sealed a dramatic election comeback after their centrist rival Carlos Mesa conceded the vote on Monday, with several uno

Supreme Court to hear cases on Trump refugee New! 2020-10-19 10:59:56The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide the legality of one of U.S. President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies that has forced

Greece plans to build wall along Turkish border New! 2020-10-19 10:40:20Greece's government says it has finalized plans to extend a wall along its northeast border with Turkey over concerns that migrants may try to stage

Got any signal up here? Nokia to build 2020-10-19 07:44:14Nokia has been selected by NASA to build the first cellular network on the moon as part of the U.S. space agency's efforts to return humans to the th

China's economy accelerates as virus recovery gains strength 2020-10-19 06:24:23China's shaky economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is gaining strength as consumers return to shopping malls and auto dealerships while th

Wales imposes 2-week lockdown, more restrictions may be 2020-10-19 03:12:48Wales will impose a two-week "firebreak" lockdown from Friday in which everybody apart from essential workers must stay at home to combat an acceler

Thai authorities seek to censor coverage of student 2020-10-19 02:45:50Thailand's embattled prime minister said Monday that there were no plans to extend a state of emergency outside the capital, even as student-led prot

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China's economy continues to bounce back from virus 2020-10-18 23:27:31The world's second biggest economy saw growth of almost 5% in the third quarter of the year.

Alibaba increases stranglehold on Chinese shoppers 2020-10-18 22:24:02The tech giant is increasing its offline footprint by acquiring leading supermarket chain Sun Art.

EU investigates Instagram over handling of children's data 2020-10-18 21:48:32Facebook could face a large fine if Instagram is found to have broken European Union privacy laws.

Bank of England boss: Best to 'act aggressively' 2020-10-18 19:46:03BoE governor Andrew Bailey said aggression rather than caution is best in the face of uncertainty.

Coronavirus: People to get emergency help to pay 2020-10-18 19:34:30Ofgem will require suppliers to offer emergency credit and put people on 'realistic' repayment plans.

Firms urged to get ready for new EU 2020-10-18 17:56:05The government campaign says "Time is running out" but firms say there are still many unanswered questions.

Coronavirus drives shop closures to new record 2020-10-17 19:20:17More than 11,000 stores shut between January and June in the UK, according to research.

Brexit: Trade talks with the EU are over, 2020-10-17 03:11:15"No point" in further discussions with the EU unless it changes course, Downing Street says.

US election 2020: The young people struggling in 2020-10-16 17:17:28How the pandemic is changing the economic prospects and politics of America's young people.

Israel-UAE peace deal 'big' for trade in Middle 2020-10-16 12:58:15Israel's UAE and Bahrain peace deals are "going to be big" for business, says DP World boss.

Instagram targets rule-breaking influencers 2020-10-16 09:09:57The Facebook-owned platform says it is committed to stamping out hidden advertising.

British Airways fined £20m over data breach 2020-10-16 06:14:15The fine is the largest ever issued by the Information Commissioner's Office.

Business

How covid-19 put wind in shipping companies’ sails 2020-10-09 20:00:00Despite a slowdown in global trade, the maritime industry is having a banner year

Why Rio Tinto and China are at loggerheads 2020-10-09 20:00:00The future of iron-ore mining is at stake

Canadian oilmen drill the government for aid 2020-10-09 20:00:00Finding oil looks like a doddle in comparison

Japan’s cosy telecoms firms are being told to 2020-10-09 20:00:00Rate cuts to bring prices for customers more in line with other developed markets will hurt margins

What happens when companies devolve power 2020-10-09 20:00:00Free the workers

Google, antitrust and how best to regulate big 2020-10-06 20:00:00Antitrust cases over past behaviour have proved mostly ineffectual. So regulators are turning their attention to forward-looking rules

As audiences gingerly return, cinemas face a new 2020-10-05 20:00:00If Hollywood keeps postponing big releases, many theatre chains will struggle to survive

Can Tata Sons regain its footing? 2020-10-02 20:00:00The Indian conglomerate’s structure is straining under internal and external pressure

The proliferation of sustainability accounting standards comes with 2020-10-02 20:00:00Thankfully, there are early signs of consolidation

The Epic-Apple courtroom battle commences 2020-10-02 20:00:00A judge in California hears the opening arguments in what promises to be a drawn-out—and consequential—dispute

Why the rocky engagement between Tiffany and LVMH 2020-10-02 20:00:00Investors are betting on the American jeweller’s corporate nuptials

Why Devon Energy wants to buy WBX Energy 2020-10-02 20:00:00The merger between two frackers is a rare example of consolidation in a fragmented industry

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