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European Union court sides with taxis in Uber ruling

While the ruling is valid EU-wide, it remains limited to Uber's actual services. But the Singapore authorities have largely embraced private-hire auto servi...


China's Didi said to be worth $56B after raising more cash

These funds will be used for several initiatives including worldwide expansion and strengthening research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) development. Didi now ...


USA preparing 'bloody nose' attack on North Korea

American tech giants Microsoft and Facebook recently acted on their own to disrupt the activities of North Korean hackers and prevent the operational execut...


PDP Loses Another Reps Member To APC

The elective convention was marked by internal discontent especially from the southwest candidates who pulled out in protest of the elective process. The fate...


Richard Childress fired shots at suspects during attempted break-in at his home

He grabbed his handgun and went downstairs to confront the intruders, shooting repeatedly at them before they escaped. It's unknown if any of Childress's shot...


Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 strikes near Tehran

The epicenter of the quake was near the towns of Malard and Meshkin Dasht, state media said, adding that it was also felt in Alborz, Qazvin, Qom, Gilan, and Mar...


Bihar: Five labourers killed, several injured in boiler blast in sugar factory

The incident brings back memories of the November 1 blast at Rae Bareli, one of the worst industrial disasters in the country. The injured persons are said to...


Mike Pence Says It's a 'Disappointment' No Democrats Supported Tax Reform Bill

A Foreign Ministry spokesman told The Times of Israel the measures "were being taken down and kept for the visit whenever it takes place". Republicans, who ...


Four dead after ferry carrying 251 people capsizes off the Philippines

The dead consisted of two women and two men, Quezon officials said. "It was rainy and the wind was up". Janet Balili, a local council member, told ABS-CBN t...


Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe case marked as eligible for early release

The comments risked increasing Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe's time behind bars, as authorities used this as justification for new charges against her of "spreading p...


Trump says he has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller

In addition to the emails, CNN reported , Mueller's team was also able to secure access to "transition laptops, cell phones and at least one iPad" without ...


Trump Commutes Sentence of Kosher Meat Tycoon Rubashkin

Rubashkin was sentenced in 2010 to 27 years in jail for bank fraud however will now leave jail after serving only eight years. He was arrested in October 2008...


North Korean soldier defects across DMZ under fog cover

The soldier was shot multiple times by North Korean military as he made his made his way across the heavily fortified border. The soldier crossed the border a...


Vehicle rams into pedestrians in Melbourne; at least 14 injured

The 32-year-old driver was arrested by an off duty police officer at the scene and was taken to hospital after resisting arrest. Victoria Police have since ...


Barcelona In The 'Final Straight' To Agreeing A Deal For Philippe Coutinho

Paulinho admits that it is natural to expect players of Coutinho's quality to move to Barcelona , but he believes there is already a good group of players ply...


Warner: Firing Mueller would be 'gross abuse of power'

Warner called on "every member of this institution, Republican or Democrat" to "make a clear and unambiguous statement that any attempt by this president to rem...


Rosie O'Donnell faces conservative backlash after offering to pay GOP senators

Shortly before the tax bill passed in the Senate on Wednesday, Rosie O'Donnell offered $2 million to Sen. If she was, that would constitute a felony, as rig...


Veterinarian accused of shooting, killing neighbor's dog for barking too much

The drug charges arose from two prescription narcotics, diazepam and adderall, found in Folse's home. The family took Bruizer to Abadie Veterinary Hospital, w...


China condemns US 'Cold War mentality' on national security

China's Foreign Ministry on Monday defended trade with the United States as a win-win scenario ahead of a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump laying out a new...


Damian Green resigns as first secretary of state after porn allegations

While May expressed "deep regret" at his departure. The Cabinet Office investigation did not offer any conclusions on whether Green watched pornography on his...


Veta petición de ONU para que Trump revierta decisión sobre Jerusalén

La resolución fue aprobada por 14 socios del Consejo de Seguridad, la cual representa un desaire para Washington. Al ejercer su poder de veto, agregó Abu Ru...


Kerala JD-U leader Veerendra Kumar resigns from Rajya Sabha

The Kerala unit of the party could not toe the Sangh Parivar line as had been done by the Nitish Kumar faction, he said. JD (U)'s founder leader Sharad Yadav ...


Collins Argues Coverage Of Her Tax Bill Vote Is 'Unbelievably Sexist'

The deals that Ms. Collins struck that extend beyond the tax bill have been the subject of much speculation and doubt in Washington, because they would require ...


Zaira Wasim molestation case: Accused Vikas Sachdeva granted bail

A sessions court here on Wednesday released, on bail of Rs 25,000, the businessman charged with molesting a teenaged Bollywood actress on a New Delhi-Mumbai fli...


Fact check: Trump says Obamacare was repealed. It wasn't.

Without the mandate, an estimated 13 million people are expected to leave the insurance market over the next 10 years. President Donald Trump is celebrating...


Northern Dynasty Minerals (NDM) Upgraded to "Outperform" at BMO Capital Markets

The company has market cap of $553.84 million. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Northern Dynasty Minerals by 4.5% during the 2nd quart...


Jewish community supportive of Trump's 'brave decision'

Not to come to the Security Council or to the General Assembly, it's a waste of time. That position is fully in line with the previous Security Council resoluti...


United States citizens among 12 killed in bus crash in Mexico

Quintana Roo state Civil Defence spokesman Vicente Martin says seven Americans and two Swedes were among the injured, but says authorities hadn't yet establishe...


European Union laws do not cover Sharia divorce, says ECJ

But Ms Sahyouni appealed to the Munich court, which asked for the European Court of Justice's opinion, which in turn ruled that Rome III doesn't apply to such "...


How a MS boy stopped the Grinch from stealing Christmas

A little boy called 911 because he was anxious the Grinch would steal his Christmas presents. Pittman's older brother, TeDera Dwayne Graves filmed Develle tal...


Overseas tip leads police to child's body

The caller, Scott Rodriguez, told officers that his brother, Christopher Rodriguez, informed him several weeks ago that he and his girlfriend, Larissa Maria Rod...


Crews make progress on California wildfire

An alert sent to CNN says the Thomas fire is still only 45% contained and authorities predict that even with the decreasing winds evident today, it won't be f...


Police funding increasing in Lancashire

Police and crime commissioners have been urged to raise contributions by up to £1 a month for a typical household. At a national level, £130 million extra wil...


Child Health Insurance Program running out of money

Idaho and all other states now are spending the last of their money for CHIP while lawmakers debate how to pay for the program's renewal. Because of that, the...


It's Unclear When Trump Will Actually Sign the Tax Bill

The revisions made in the Senate are minor, so there is no suspense about the outcome of the House's final vote. "If we can't sell this to the American people...