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Maddison celebrates alone as Leicester jumps to 2nd 2021-01-16 17:31:13LEICESTER, England (AP) - Leicester climbed to second place in the English Premier League by beating Southampton 2-0, with James Maddison marking his

UK chooses Cornish village as site for G-7 2021-01-16 17:30:07LONDON (AP) - The British government has chosen an English village on the coast of Cornwall as the site for the next annual summit of leading industri

Iranian missile lands 20 miles from commercial ship 2021-01-16 16:14:21Iran said its military fired long-range ballistic missiles into the Indian Ocean on Saturday that reportedly came relatively close to a commercial shi

U.K. coronavirus variant could be dominant strain circulating 2021-01-16 15:21:59The highly contagious coronavirus variant from the U.K. could become the dominant strain circulating the United States by March, the Centers for Disea

UN says breakthrough achieved in Libya transition talks 2021-01-16 15:14:16CAIRO (AP) - The top U.N. official for Libya said Saturday that an advisory committee for representatives of Libya's different regions has proposed a

State capitols boarded up, fenced off, patrolled by 2021-01-16 14:33:00A double row of chain-link fencing circles the Arizona State Capitol. Windows on the Illinois and Ohio statehouses have been boarded up. National Guar

Explainer: Road to Palestinian vote full of obstacles 2021-01-16 11:35:32GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has announced that the first presidential and parliamentary elections since 2006 will

Norway warns of possible COVID-19 vaccine risks for 2021-01-16 11:26:20Norwegian health officials are warning about the possible risks of COVID-19 vaccines for frail, elderly people following reports of deaths linked to t

Philippine air force helicopter crash kills all 7 2021-01-16 09:43:21CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines (AP) - A Philippine air force helicopter carrying supplies for counterinsurgency forces crashed in the country’s sou

After Trump, Biden aims to reshape the presidency 2021-01-16 08:32:31WASHINGTON (AP) - When Joe Biden takes the oath of office Wednesday outside a wounded U.S. Capitol, he will begin reshaping the office of the presiden

Iranian Guard holds anti-warship ballistic missile drill 2021-01-16 04:26:48TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated

Trump's presidency not just a blip in US 2021-01-16 01:08:22WASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to scrap President Donald Trump’s vision of “America First” in favor of &ld

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Twitter suspends Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene over New! 2021-01-17 19:57:03Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene gained large followings on social media in part by posting incendiary videos and comments and has also embraced

Barrier-breaking college football player Sarah Fuller invited to New! 2021-01-17 19:37:33Sarah Fuller, the first woman to score in a Power Five conference football game, says she's been invited to attend U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's

Biden indicates plans to cancel Keystone XL pipeline New! 2021-01-17 18:36:55U.S. president-elect Joe Biden has indicated plans to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline permit on his first day in office, sources confirmed to CBC News

Trump allies involved in rally that ignited U.S. New! 2021-01-17 16:46:24Members of U.S. President Donald Trump's failed presidential campaign played key roles in orchestrating the Washington, D.C., rally that spawned a de

Right-wing demonstrators rally at U.S. statehouses amid heavy New! 2021-01-17 13:15:12Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around the United St

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny detained upon arrival back New! 2021-01-17 12:59:30Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained at a Moscow airport after returning from Germany on Sunday, the prison service said.

Harris to be sworn in as U.S. vice-president New! 2021-01-17 11:09:06Vice-president-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday, a history-making event in which the first B

Canadian aunt and uncle of Kamala Harris reflect New! 2021-01-17 11:00:00In the aftermath of the deadly siege on Capitol Hill nearly two weeks ago, vice-president-elect Kamala Harris took some time to call her aunt and uncl

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the 2021-01-17 09:13:22New Brunswick announced 36 new cases, a single-day high since the start of the pandemic. The cases include 24 in the Edmundston region, whic

Airlines face stiff public relations headwind as they 2021-01-17 04:00:00Canadian carriers are rolling out new safety campaigns and policies to ease public skepticism about the 737 Max as they ready for the jet's first Can

Indonesian rescuers find more bodies, clear roads after 2021-01-16 17:54:49Indonesian rescuers retrieved more bodies from the rubble of homes and buildings toppled by a 6.2 magnitude earthquake, raising the death toll to 56 o

Biden to use executive actions to roll back 2021-01-16 17:35:42In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most controversial decisions of his predecessor and

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Thailand allows visitors to play golf in quarantine 2021-01-14 23:30:49At six resorts, visitors will be able to play golf, rather than just having to isolate in their rooms.

Trump takes final swipes at China's big companies 2021-01-14 21:59:30With just days left, the US president continues crackdown on Chinese firms with more sanctions and bans.

Biden unveils $1.9tn US economic relief package 2021-01-14 21:17:23The US president-elect says the nationwide vaccine rollout so far has been "a dismal failure".

How much can Joe Biden get done on 2021-01-14 20:28:50President-elect Joe Biden called for $1.9tn in pandemic aid, part of a two-step rescue plan to boost the US economy.

Brexit: No plans to dilute workers' rights, minister 2021-01-14 19:25:25It comes after reports that protections including the 48-hour work week could be dropped.

Australia rebukes Google for blocking local content 2021-01-14 19:13:43The tech giants are fighting the Australian government over plans to make them pay for news content.

Small businesses await Covid insurance case ruling 2021-01-14 19:02:34The Supreme Court ruling will define payouts for many thousands of firms affected by the first lockdown.

Brexit: 'most difficult week I've had in this 2021-01-14 19:02:18Hauliers fear their jobs will get worse before they get better

Poshmark turns used clothes into $7.1bn stock listing 2021-01-14 14:17:58The firm raises more than $277m in its stock market debut, as investors see growth potential.

EU blames UK after outcry over end to 2021-01-14 12:36:07Brussels points the finger at the British government for problems facing musicians and crews.

Meng Wanzhou: Bullets sent in mail to Huawei's 2021-01-14 10:29:01Under house arrest in Canada on bank fraud charges, Ms Meng has reportedly received death threats.

Fleetwood Mac's Mick Fleetwood sells his recordings to 2021-01-14 10:15:20The company acquires 300 recordings, or "18 hours of drumming", from the Fleetwood Mac founder.

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A tech CEO’s guide to taxes 2021-01-08 19:00:00Silicon Valley v the tax man

Energy companies give the Arctic the cold shoulder 2021-01-08 19:00:00To Donald Trump, Alaska is a promising source of oil wealth and energy security. To energy companies, it is a risk not worth taking

Corporate nuptials are back on 2021-01-08 19:00:00The year got off to a scorching start with the announcement of two mega-deals in less than a week

What happens when firms have to stump up 2021-01-08 19:00:00An Indian experiment in corporate social responsibility

Deutschland AG continues to pour billions into China 2021-01-07 10:59:54Never mind the growing geopolitical rift between Beijing and the West

The Fiat Chrysler-PSA mega-merger may give rise to 2021-01-07 10:59:54The new firm’s boss, Carlos Tavares, has work to do to maintain his stellar track record

The science of networking 2021-01-04 19:00:00The modern economy depends on how well people connect with others

NYSE boots out Chinese telecoms firms—then it doesn’t, 2021-01-04 19:00:00A pall of uncertainty hangs over Chinese shares in America

Why American telecoms firms are splurging on 5G 2021-01-01 19:00:00An auction of mobile frequencies is turning a blockbuster

Chinese trustbusters’ pursuit of Alibaba is only the 2021-01-01 19:00:00Beijing has put online giants on notice

The next big thing in retail comes with 2021-01-01 19:00:00Chinese apps are to 21st-century shopping what American malls were to last century’s

The podcasting battle to be the Netflix of 2021-01-01 19:00:00Audio streamers see podcasts as a way to differentiate themselves from their competitors

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