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Travel precautions persist for Zika-hit areas New! 2019-01-17 04:00:00The Zika virus should remain a concern for some Canadians planning winter vacations in sunny climes, doctors say.

'The price to pay': Inside a D.C. airport New! 2019-01-17 04:00:00Air-traffic controllers at Reagan National Airport can peer down at Washington's centres of power from their high-tech perch. Yet these days, even fr

A Brexit lesson in economics for Canadians hoping New! 2019-01-17 04:00:00Brexit offers an economic warning to Canadians trying to benefit by stoking anger and division.

China says economy czar to visit Washington for New! 2019-01-17 03:28:51China's economy czar, Vice-Premier Liu He, will visit Washington on Jan. 30-31 for talks aimed at ending a costly tariff war over U.S. complaints abo

Battle lines forming ahead of a looming U.S. New! 2019-01-17 01:55:37Consumer advocates and the data-hungry technology industry are drawing early battle lines in advance of an expected fight this year over what kind of

Taiwan holds live-fire exercises following China threats New! 2019-01-17 01:46:56Taiwan held live-fire exercises along its east coast Thursday amid renewed threats from China to bring the island under its control by force if deemed

Canadians held in China face up to 4 New! 2019-01-16 23:58:58Two Canadian men detained in China face up to four hours of questioning each day and have no access to a lawyer, according to Canada's top diplomat i

Remains of missing Alberta man found nearly a 2019-01-16 19:26:04The remains of an Alberta man who went for a walk in Arizona on Christmas Eve in 2010 and never returned have been found.

Less beef, more beans. Experts say world needs 2019-01-16 18:58:47Scientists in nutrition, health and sustainability compile what a healthy diet looks like — and also how to provide that food for a world popula

Georgia man arrested in plot to attack White 2019-01-16 18:54:23Authorities in Georgia have arrested a man they say was planning to attack the White House.

Fierce government crackdown on protests in Zimbabwe 2019-01-16 14:05:06A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: government cracks down on Zimbabwe protests; loneliness can

U.K.'s Theresa May survives confidence vote sparked by 2019-01-16 13:45:47U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's government won a confidence vote in Parliament on Wednesday, clearing the way for her to attempt to forge a consens

ABC News: World News Tonight

WATCH: World News 01/13/19: A Deadly Winter 2019-01-13 22:24:52A Washington Post report claims President Trump concealed details of talks with Putin; A mother and her long-lost daughter reunite after five decades

Suspect charged with kidnapping, murder after teen's 'amazing' 2019-01-12 06:12:22The suspect, Jake Thomas Patterson, was arrested after Jayme Closs was found.

Police officer killed in 'ambush,' suspect fired entire 2019-01-12 01:19:26Natalie Corona was investigating a crash when a person involved pulled a gun.

WATCH: World News 01/11/19: Oregon Middle School 2019-01-11 21:54:44Teen found 88 days after vanishing from Wisconsin home; Workers call for end to shutdown: 'We don't have any money'

Trump calls emergency declaration 'the easy way out' 2019-01-11 19:51:33n Day 21 of the government shutdown, President Donald Trump was getting conflicting advice from GOP senators on declaring a national emergency in the

Family struggling due to lost wages begs Trump 2019-01-11 16:28:21The government shutdown is hurting one Kentucky family and the mom has a request: Trump should please come talk to her.

WATCH: World News 01/10/19: Will Trump Declare 2019-01-10 21:52:01Many federal workers prepare to miss a paycheck; Trump's former lawyer to testify before Congress

WATCH: World News 01/09/19: Democrats, Pence Differ 2019-01-09 21:52:00Deputy attorney general to resign from DOJ: Sources; World's richest couple announces decision to divorce

WATCH: World News 01/08/19: Trump To Argue 2019-01-08 22:47:51Video shows teacher dragging special needs child; Authorities considering possible criminal probe against R. Kelly

WATCH: World News 01/06/18: 30 Staff Members 2019-01-08 16:18:29Manhunt underway for woman who killed manicurist in hit and run incident; CDC reports 20 states experiencing high flu activity

WATCH: World News 01/07/19: Kevin Spacey Pleads 2019-01-07 22:27:27Bolton seems to contradict Trump on US withdrawal from Syria; Cyntoia Brown granted clemency after serving 15 years in prison

WATCH: World News 01/04/18: Trump: 'Without Borders, 2019-01-05 05:11:20Navy SEAL accused of war crimes; Teen delivers custom teddy bears to families of fallen officers

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Stocks turn red, pound finds some peace New! 2019-01-17 04:51:38Concern over China's economic outlook and possible U.S. tariffs on European cars dragged stocks lower on Thursday, while an anti-climactic end to the

Hitachi freezes British nuclear project, books $2.8 billion New! 2019-01-17 04:26:49Japan's Hitachi Ltd said on Thursday it has decided to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) British nuclear power project and will consequently boo

U.S. legislation steps up pressure on Huawei and New! 2019-01-17 04:16:46A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced bills on Wednesday that would ban the sale of U.S. chips or other components to Huawei Technologies Co

China calls proposed U.S. legislation against Huawei, ZTE New! 2019-01-17 02:38:13China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that proposed U.S. legislation targeting Huawei, ZTE and other Chinese telecommunications equipment compani

China's growth set to slow to 6.3 percent New! 2019-01-17 02:24:42China's economy is expected to cool further this year as domestic demand weakens and exports are hit by U.S. tariffs, a Reuters poll showed on Thursd

Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto New! 2019-01-17 01:36:18Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing.

Apple, Amazon called out for 'incorrect' Taiwan, Hong New! 2019-01-17 00:23:00One of China's top government-linked think tanks has called out Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and other foreign companies for not referring to Hong Kong

Exclusive: British Lotus cars to be 'Made in New! 2019-01-16 23:35:27The Chinese owner of Lotus plans to start producing the British sports car brand in China for the first time with the opening of a new 9 billion yuan

John Bogle, Vanguard founder and low-cost investing pioneer, 2019-01-16 20:29:12John Bogle, whose family's struggles during the Great Depression led him to pioneer low-cost investing and to found Vanguard Group, now the world's

S&P cuts rating on PG&E unit in third 2019-01-16 19:49:53S&P cut its rating on PG&E Corp's Pacific Gas & Electric Co unit on Wednesday, making it the third such cut this month, after the unit m

Boeing-Lockheed's Vulcan rocket design 'nearly fully mature' 2019-01-16 18:31:50A joint venture between Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp will conduct the final design review for its new flagship Vulcan rocket within months, it

In Papua New Guinea, Exxon's giant LNG project 2019-01-16 18:25:56From her red-roofed home near Papua New Guinea's capital of Port Moresby, Isabelle Dikana Iveiri overlooks a giant plant used by Exxon Mobil Corp to

BBC News - Business

'Treat your business partnership like your marriage' 2019-01-13 19:07:26Founder of ecological shoe brand Allbirds, Joey Zwillinger, says he treats his business partnership like his marriage.

'Our vision is never to lay anyone off' 2019-01-13 19:02:55The Argentine boss who travelled the world to get orders and prevent him from having to make staff redundant.

Hitachi to decide on fate of UK nuclear 2019-01-13 19:00:23Government nuclear policy is under scrutiny amid reports the Japanese firm may scrap a £20bn reactor.

Guardian switches to potato starch wrapping 2019-01-13 10:17:52Readers, who pressed for the change, can compost or put the new packaging in their food waste bin.

Airlander 10: World's longest aircraft gets full-production go-ahead 2019-01-13 06:38:20It comes after the prototype £32m Airlander 10 - a combined plane and airship - was formally retired.

Chinese coal mine roof collapse in Shaanxi kills 2019-01-13 00:03:03Twenty-one miners die and 66 are rescued at the mine near Shenmu in China's Shaanxi province.

Watch industry's times are changing 2019-01-12 19:32:49Swiss watch companies gather for their Geneva show after a difficult couple of years for the industry.

Sharm el-Sheikh: UK should end flight ban - 2019-01-12 04:55:02Hundreds of thousands of Britons used to visit the resort before a terror attack on a plane there in 2015.

US partial government shutdown becomes longest ever 2019-01-12 00:00:56The partial shutdown enters its 22nd day leaving hundreds of thousands of federal workers unpaid.

China powers up electric car market 2019-01-11 17:12:24New rules could help some manufacturers in the world's biggest market for electric cars.

Mary Poppins Returns: Can tuppence really save the 2019-01-11 17:11:13The latest Mary Poppins film has been a hit at the box office but what money lessons can we take from the film franchise?

Ford: Almost 1,000 Bridgend job losses by 2021 2019-01-11 15:19:27About 370 jobs could go at Ford in Bridgend in a first phase of cuts, the BBC understands.

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