NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 05:16, 2019-10-13

Australia to invest $680 million in dams for drought-stricken region

Australia will invest A$1 billion ($678.70 million) to revamp water infrastructure in rural and regional communities in the drought-stricken New Sout...

Australia to invest $680 million in dams for drought-stricken region

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Australia's capital cities face water restrictions as dams near 50% Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane have seen water levels hit near-decade lows after a hot summer and dry autumnSydney, Darwin, Brisbane and Melbourne ar...
15:44, 2019-05-06

It’s Fish vs. Dams, and the Dams Are Winning Thousands of dams across New York, many abandoned, are blocking fish migrations. A movement to remove them is growing....
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Australia urged to invest in recycling manufacturing after Indonesia sends rubbish back Kickstart the domestic market so Asian countries rejecting Australian waste is no longer a problem, industry suggestsIndonesia and other countries re...
20:28, 2019-07-10

Hyundai and Kia invest £85 million in UK EV start-up Arrival Delivery firms including the Royal Mail have expressed an interest in Arrival's electric van Korean auto giants will use London firm's skateboard pla...
11:12, 2020-01-16

Hyundai and Kia invest £85 million in British EV start-up Arrival Delivery firms including Royal Mail have expressed an interest in Arrival's electric van Korean car makers will use London firm's skateboard platform...
12:16, 2020-01-16

BHP to invest $400 million to curb climate-changing emissions The world's biggest listed miner BHP said on Tuesday it would invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions from its own operations and f...
11:28, 2019-07-23

Ford to Invest $500 Million in Rivian, a Tesla Rival Rivian is developing a pickup and an S.U.V. on a chassis that Ford plans to use for models of its own. Two months ago, Amazon led a $700 million inve...
14:28, 2019-04-24

Britain to invest 90 million stg to cut emissions from homes, industry Britain will invest 90 million pounds ($117 million) on measures to cut carbon dioxide emissions from homes and industry, including two hydrogen plan...
12:36, 2020-02-18

Residents flee as fires sweep toward Australia's alpine region The Australian village of Thredbo in the Snowy Mountains region has been evacuated and is under threat from fast-approaching fires that have razed bu...
05:08, 2020-01-03

Residents flee Australia's alpine region as fires approach The Australian village of Thredbo in the Snowy Mountains region has been evacuated and is under threat from fast-approaching fires that have razed bu...
08:36, 2020-01-03

Getty Trust to Invest $100 Million in Saving Threatened Antiquities The money will go toward preserving ancient artifacts that are in danger because of crises like war and climate change....
20:36, 2019-09-17

How ‘Invest To Test’ Strategy Takes One Startup From Zero To $1 Million In 12 Months Fenrici Brands generated $1 million in sales and turned profitable its first year, a feat achieved by fewer than 1% of Amazon sellers....
16:48, 2020-02-24

Japan's Univergy to invest $200 million in Zambia solar power Japanese renewable energy company Univergy Solar is to invest more than $200 million in two solar power projects in Zambia that will add 200 megawatt...
13:56, 2019-10-25

Blackstone to invest $400 million in gene therapy venture with Ferring Blackstone Group Inc said on Monday it will invest $400 million in a joint venture with Swiss drug company Ferring that is working on an experimental...
14:24, 2019-11-25

Iberdrola to launch Irish retail arm, invest $112 million in renewables by 2025 Spanish utility Iberdrola will this week launch an Irish retail business and plans to invest over 100 million euros ($112 million) in renewable energ...
01:40, 2019-06-18

Artist Capital Management raises $100 million fund to invest in esports Artist Capital Management has raised $100 million fund to invest in esports. It's another sign that many investors believe esports will outgrow tradi...
15:12, 2019-11-13

Russia plans to invest $500 million in its only navy base outside the former Soviet Union — here's what it's like there Associated Press The Russian navy base in Tartus, Syria, is Moscow's only such facility outside the territory of the former Soviet Union. Russia, wor...
19:32, 2019-12-18

IKEA to invest 200 million euros in race to turn 'climate positive' IKEA, the world's biggest furniture group, said on Wednesday it would spend around 100 million euros ($110 million) on supporting its direct supplier...
09:44, 2019-11-27

China's NDRC to invest 300 million yuan for construction of hospitals in Wuhan: Xinhua China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's state planning agency, plans to invest 300 million yuan ($43.5 million) for ...
03:12, 2020-01-27

Former Yahoo CEO And Super Bowl MVP Invest $75 Million In California Startup For ‘Cannabis Curious’ San Jose based cannabis retailer, distributor and grower, Caliva announced its first round of funding with plans to continue growing throughout the g...
03:00, 2020-02-12

Boeing will invest $20 million in Virgin Galactic to design a vessel that can travel at 5 times the speed of sound Virgin Galactic According to a Virgin Galactic press release, US aerospace giant Boeing will invest $20 million in Branson's company to help develop ...
15:52, 2019-10-11

SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 has held talks to invest $150 million in home health-care start-up Honor SoftBank reported its first quarterly loss in 14 years last month, a result of an $8.9 billion quarterly loss at the Vision Fund....
22:24, 2019-12-05

SoftBank Vision Fund 2 has held talks to invest $150 million in home health-care start-up Honor, sources say SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 has held preliminary talks to invest $150 million in home health-care start-up Honor, marking the first known potential inve...
00:28, 2019-12-10

Game Seer Venture Partners will invest $11.1 million in game projects Started by game veterans, Game Seer is a new $11.1 million venture capital fund focused on funding PC and console game projects across the globe.Read...
15:44, 2019-09-16

Australia's Suncorp has received $237 million in bushfire claims Australian insurer Suncorp Group Ltd on Thursday said it has received more than 2,600 bushfire-related claims since September with a total estimated ...
05:36, 2020-01-09

Australia's Suncorp receives up to $237 million in bushfire claims Australian insurer Suncorp Group Ltd on Thursday said it has received since September more than 2,600 bushfire-related claims amounting to as much as...
07:12, 2020-01-09

Australia has been home to hopping kangaroos for 20 million years It was thought that kangaroos evolved to hop when Australia’s climate dried out, but it now seems their relatives were hopping much earlier...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Australia pledges $68 million more in aid to drought-stricken farmers Australia will set aside an additional A$100 million ($68 million) to support drought-stricken farmers as continued dry weather threatens business fo...
08:44, 2019-09-27

Australia Prints 400 Million Notes With Major Typo Error The Reserve Bank of Australia on Thursday confirmed a printing error on the new 50 dollar note after a radio station posted a photo on social media s...
05:28, 2019-05-10

Indonesian seaweed farmers seek $140 million over oil spill in Australia Indonesian seaweed farmers were set to seek more than A$200 million ($137 million) from Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production in a trial starting...
05:24, 2019-06-17

Kylie Jenner Donates $1 Million to Australia Wildfire Relief Efforts Kylie Jenner is making things right after being in hot water. E! News has learned that the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star is following in celeb...
02:16, 2020-01-08

Australia to offer farmers hurt by drought up to $688 million in cheap loans Australia will offer farmers hurt by drought up to A$1 billion ($688.10 million) in cheap loans, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is expected to announc...
04:16, 2019-11-07

Australia offers drought ravaged farmers up to $688 million in cheap loans Australia will offer farmers hurt by drought up to A$1 billion ($688.10 million) in cheap loans, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, as t...
05:00, 2019-11-07

Australia urges quarter of a million to flee as winds fan huge bushfires Australia urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as authorities said the next few ...
10:48, 2020-01-10

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 million for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbors prepare for the impact ...
15:16, 2019-08-12

Chris Hemsworth pledges $1 million to fight wildfires devastating Australia Chris Hemsworth speaking at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con International, for "Thor: Ragnarok", at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Califo...
17:16, 2020-01-07

Australia to offer farmers hurt by drought up to $688 million in cheap loans, grants Australia will offer farmers hurt by drought up to A$1 billion ($688.10 million) in cheap loans and grants, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is expected...
00:56, 2019-11-07

414 million pieces of trash found on remote islands near Australia, study finds Even remote, mostly uninhabited islands are still covered in trash, a new study has found....
01:48, 2019-05-17

Chris Hemsworth and his family are donating $1 million to Australia fire relief efforts Evan Agostini/Invision/AP On Monday, Chris Hemsworth shared a video on social media and revealed that he and his family are donating $1 million to Au...
16:16, 2020-01-07

NSW and SA fires live: five million hectares burned in Australia's bushfires – latest updates Volunteer firefighters call for financial support, saying the situation on the ground is ‘out of control’ as the nation’s bushfires crisis continues....
03:40, 2019-12-24

Australia fights fire devastation with multi-million tourism industry boost Photographs of charred koalas, apocalyptic red skies and poor air quality have haunted Australia since the bushfire crisis. The government is now inv...
06:00, 2020-01-19

Australia is investigating claims that China paid $1 million to try and plant a Chinese politician into parliament Tracey Nearmy/Getty Images An Australian spy agency on Sunday said Australia was "actively investigating" allegations of Chinese political interferen...
07:56, 2019-11-25

Kylie Jenner Donates $1 Million to Australia Wildfire Relief Efforts After Internet Backlash Kylie Jenner is making things right after being in hot water. E! News has learned that the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star is following in celeb...
00:12, 2020-01-08

Ellen DeGeneres launches Australia GoFundMe with $5 million goal; other celebs join effort Ellen DeGeneres is raising donations amid devastating Australian wildfires. Bethenny Frankel is sending firefighters and equipment to the ravaged cou...
03:20, 2020-01-10

At least 1,680 dams across the US pose potential risk The security camera at Lake Dunlap Dam near San Antonio was rolling one day last May as it usually does, helping dam operators monitor for signs of t...
21:12, 2019-11-11

‘Our River Was Like a God’: How Dams and China’s Might Imperil the Mekong A river system that feeds millions of people is in danger of being starved of the nutrients needed to sustain its life....
22:52, 2019-10-12

Here's how much Australia's billionaires have donated to relief efforts for the wildfires that have destroyed 25 million acres of land and have killed at least 28 people Wildfires have been tearing through Australia since late July, damaging more than 3,000 homes and killing at least 28 people. Australians including C...
19:44, 2020-01-14

A 'naked philanthropist' who says she raised $1 million for Australia's fires is now sending nudes to people who donate to Puerto Rico Kaylen Ward Kaylen Ward, a model known on Twitter as the Naked Philanthropist, announced on Thursday that she will be exchanging nudes for donations ...
00:16, 2020-01-18

Missouri River will remain high because of water from dams OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River from upstream dams will remain at a high level for several months...
15:32, 2019-06-06

Giant dams could protect millions from rising North Sea Dams between Scotland, Norway, France and England ‘a possible solution’ to problemA Dutch government scientist has proposed building two mammoth dams...
17:00, 2020-02-12

In Delaware, Dams Are Being Removed to Spur Fish Migration Will American shad, striped bass and other fish return to early spawning grounds that were blocked off starting in the mid-1700s by early settlers?...
12:48, 2020-02-25

The world's ageing dams are not built for ever more extreme weather A town in the UK has been evacuated after extreme rains eroded a dam’s spillway. It is just one of many ageing dams worldwide not designed for increa...
19:16, 2019-08-02

AP investigation: Aging US dams pose risk to thousands FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An earthen dam that lies directly upstream from Fredonia near the Arizona-Utah border has long been classified as unsafe — re...
00:12, 2019-11-11

New generation of hydroelectric dams 'threaten Europe's rivers' Dams have fuelled decline in fish populations, says chief executive of RiverWatchEurope’s last free-flowing rivers could be fatally disrupted if a ne...
11:44, 2019-11-28

Promoted: Nissan e.dams driver Rowland gets quizzed - how did YOU do? We quizzed Nissan e.dams driver Oliver Rowland on some key facts and figures about the Formula E championship - he scored 5 out of a maximum 8...
21:56, 2019-11-22

Driot's sons to run Nissan e.dams Formula E team after his death Jean-Paul Driot's sons Gregory and Olivier Driot will be the new team principals of the Nissan e.dams Formula E team following their father's death...
09:08, 2019-10-09

DAMS rules out swift FIA F3 entry after rumours linked it to move Francois Sicard says his DAMS team has no intention of joining the new FIA Formula 3 Championship in the near future, despite paddock speculation sug...
13:00, 2019-06-19

U.S. secretary of state criticizes China's dams on Mekong River U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday criticized China's dam-building on the Mekong River, saying its construction had left the crucial wat...
12:40, 2019-08-01

Dams, wellies and sleepless nights: life in flood-hit Yorkshire Residents in the Calder Valley are always on high alert – but for many, it’s a price worth payingKelly Ramsden hardly sleeps a wink when heavy rain i...
15:48, 2020-02-21

Nissan explains consequences of FE's twin-motor ban for e.dams team Nissan e.dams Formula E team bosses Jean-Paul Driot and Michael Carcamo have outlined the challenge the squad faces for the 2019/20 championship afte...
16:44, 2019-06-22

Nissan e.dams reveals new kimono-inspired livery for FE 2019/20 The Nissan e.dams team has revealed a new livery for its Formula E cars that it says is inspired by the Japanese kimono garment...
10:56, 2019-10-22

Investors fear looming safety risks of mining waste dams A global inquiry into how mining companies store billions of tonnes of waste in huge dams, launched after a collapse in Brazil killed hundreds, shows...
12:04, 2019-10-31

Axed Red Bull driver Ticktum joins DAMS with Gelael for F2 2020 Former Red Bull Formula 1 junior and double Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum will move into Formula 2 with DAMS in 2020, alongside category stalwa...
15:52, 2019-12-04

Brazil mining regulator says suspends operations at 54 unsafe tailings dams Brazil's mining regulator ANM on Wednesday said it had suspended operations at 54 tailings dams due to lack of stability....
19:32, 2019-10-09

Giant dams enclosing North Sea could protect millions from rising waters Dams between Scotland, Norway, France and England ‘a possible solution’ to problemA Dutch government scientist has proposed building two mammoth dams...
20:36, 2020-02-12

Massive mining waste dams could pose deadly risks, say investors A global inquiry into how mining companies store billions of tonnes of waste in huge dams, launched after a collapse in Brazil killed hundreds, shows...
13:12, 2019-10-31

DAMS boss dedicates F2 teams' title to late founder Driot DAMS Formula 2 boss Francois Sicard has dedicated the teams' title won in Abu Dhabi to Jean-Paul Driot, the team's founder who passed away in August ...
18:52, 2019-11-30

Monaco Formula E: Oliver Rowland leads practice for Nissan e.dams Nissan e.dams driver Oliver Rowland set the fastest time across the two ABB FIA Formula E practice sessions in Monaco...
11:20, 2019-05-11

Brazil to move bill to allow mining, hydro dams on indigenous lands Brazil's government will send a bill to Congress that would allow mining and hydroelectric dams on indigenous lands, President Jair Bolsonaro's press...
22:00, 2020-02-05

Jean-Paul Driot's sons Gregory and Olivier to take over DAMS team Following the loss of DAMS team founder Jean-Paul Driot, his sons Gregory and Olivier will take over the outfit in a bid to "pursue the legacy" of th...
16:32, 2019-08-29

CLIMATE CHANGE FOCUS: Fighting drought with Somalia’s sand dams The construction of sand dams which retain water above and below sand bars, is improving access to water supplies for people in Somalia as the countr...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Pollution insurance costs to jump for U.S. tailings dams after Vale disaster The 2019 mining disaster in Brazil is expected to lead to a double-digit jump in costs to insure U.S. tailings dams that store mining waste against l...
17:48, 2020-01-21

Nissan e.dams's Rowland leads New York Formula E practice times Nissan e.dams ABB FIA Formula E driver Oliver Rowland set the fastest Saturday practice time ahead of the opening New York E-Prix race...
16:52, 2019-07-13

Vale misled public on dangerous dams, prompting Brazil probe: source Faced with public outrage after its second mining dam collapse in four years killed at least 240 people in Brazil, Vale SA misrepresented what it had...
16:56, 2019-09-17

Brazil's Bolsonaro moves to free mining, hydro dams on indigenous lands Brazilian far-right President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled a controversial bill on Wednesday that would allow commercial mining on protected indigenous la...
00:24, 2020-02-06

China releases water from dams to ease Mekong River drought, promises more help China on Thursday said it was helping its downstream neighbors cope with a prolonged drought by releasing more water from its dams on the Mekong Rive...
16:12, 2020-02-20

BHP reveals five mine dams at 'extreme' risk of causing damage and loss of life Company says rating reflects potential extent of damage in event of collapseFive dams used to store mining waste are at “extreme” risk of causing env...
16:52, 2019-06-07

Vale misled public on dangerous dams, prompting Brazil probe -source Faced with public outrage after its second mining dam collapse in four years killed at least 240 people in Brazil, Vale SA misrepresented what it had...
16:08, 2019-09-17

Scientists propose mega dams to protect millions from North Sea waters rising A pair of scientists have proposed building two mega dams to enclose the North Sea in a bid to protect millions from the threat of its rising waters....
12:24, 2020-02-13

Ecuador to tighten rules for mining waste dams to avoid repeat of Brazil disaster Ecuador's government plans to tighten rules regulating the construction and operation of mining waste dams to avoid disasters like one in Brazil in J...
18:00, 2019-11-26

Proposed standards for mining waste dams draw concerns from industry trade group The world's largest mining trade group said on Monday it has concerns with global standards for mining waste dams being crafted by an independent pan...
21:28, 2019-11-18

Sette Camara wins Abu Dhabi Formula 2 opener, DAMS takes teams' title McLaren Formula 1 junior Sergio Sette Camara delivered one of the comeback drives of the year in a dramatic final feature race of the Formula 2 seaso...
18:20, 2019-11-30

The unfinished 'shells' of two half-floor, two-story San Francisco penthouses are selling for $7.5 million and $10 million after they failed to sell as a joint $49 million condo Steelblue The unfinished "shells" of two penthouses in a San Francisco high-rise are on the market for $7.5 million and $10 million. The two units we...
15:24, 2020-01-30

The government must invest in cycling. Here's how to do it Co-chair of all-party parliamentary group on cycling and walking sets out a manifesto for active travelThe all-party parliamentary group for cycling ...
08:12, 2020-02-11

Why you should invest in a bum bag this festival season The planet's most sensible accessory will be a leader in the festival field this year. Choose your headliner wisely, says Karen Dacre...
13:56, 2019-06-18

US businesses less willing to invest in Germany Whatever is behind the recent plunge in foreign investment in Germany, the country needs to work on its infrastructure and digitization strategy to s...
17:32, 2019-12-02

Big pharma failing to invest in new antibiotics, says WHO Health body says there are alarmingly few drugs in the pipeline to deal with growing resistanceBig pharma continues to walk away from investment in n...
15:24, 2020-01-17

Marco Rubio: We need to invest in America again Throughout the Obama administration and into the 2016 presidential election campaign, so-called economic experts told America that a new normal exist...
05:52, 2019-05-14

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17:36, 2020-02-20

As consumers find value in AI, now is the time to invest further Consumers appreciate innovation that make their lives easier; providing them with AI tools for their convenience will only increase business profitab...
14:48, 2019-12-23

5 Questions To Ask Your Advisor Before You Invest Another Dollar If trust is the foundation of a successful relationship, transparency is its cornerstone. Without transparency, it’s impossible to gain and maintain ...
12:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE Plans To Invest In Tradelegs CHICAGO and BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it plans to invest in Tradelegs,...
14:28, 2019-05-01

3 budget-friendly ways to invest in your self-care Getty Images The concept of self-care can often be conflated with pricey all-day shopping sprees or multi-thousand-dollar weekends at the spa. For th...
15:48, 2020-02-21

Volkswagen Group to invest in further electrification expansion Firm to invest more than £50 billion to launch 75 EVs and 60 hybrids in the next decade The Volkswagen Group has further expanded its electrification...
18:12, 2019-11-15

Mexico asks US to invest in Central America WASHINGTON (AP) — Mexico is proposing that the United States finance seven projects designed to boost the economies of three Central American nations...
02:36, 2019-05-24

Volkswagen to invest $1.1B in battery production plant BERLIN — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief executiv...
11:04, 2019-05-14

This Giving Tuesday, Invest in Black Women There’s no denying it; black girls are magical. They are resilient, beautiful, strong beings, so it’s no wonder we call their accomplishments #BlackG...
17:28, 2019-12-03

UK to invest $1.6 billion in weather and climate supercomputer The British government will invest 1.2 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) in what it says is the world's most powerful supercomputer to provide more accur...
02:00, 2020-02-17

The one high-summer wardrobe essential to invest in With jeans, shorts or a statement cocktail skirt, there's nothing basic about the perfect cotton shirt. Emma McCarthy celebrates the revival of a cla...
13:56, 2019-06-18

Ubisoft: It’s a ‘good moment’ to invest in new properties Ubisoft is looking to capitalize on the upcoming next-gen consoles and other emerging technologies by launching new properites.Read More...
16:00, 2019-08-22

Skoda boss calls on Governments to invest in EVs News 5 Feb, 2020 More subsidies are required from Governments to make small EVS affordable, says CEO...
10:40, 2020-02-05

Buy Committee: Should I Invest $650 on a Traeger Pellet Grill? Summer’s nearly here, and that means it’s almost prime grilling season. Unless, of course, you don’t have a proper set up. Twitter follower David Rob...
01:40, 2019-05-18

Kia and Hyundai invest in UK electric vehicle firm News 16 Jan, 2020 British EV firm Arrival gets huge €100million cash injection from Kia and Hyundai...
08:16, 2020-01-16

I was too scared to invest during the last recession, but I won't be making that mistake again In 2008, during the Great Recession, I was working as a cashier and was afraid of the stock market, so I didn't invest any money. Looking back, thoug...
22:52, 2019-11-18

Climate change: 'Invest $1.8 trillion to adapt' Global Commission calls for trillions of dollars to help the world adapt to climate change....
02:44, 2019-09-10

If you're dreaming of a US vacation home, here are 10 best places to invest Florida and the Great Smoky Mountains place well in Vacasa's survey of the best places in the U.S. to purchase a vacation home....
16:00, 2019-08-20

'Invest or pay the price': more than half of refugee children not in education UN refugee chief warns of generation condemned to grow up unable to find work, as special education envoy Gordon Brown calls for urgent fundingMore t...
08:00, 2019-08-30

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in new weed killing methods BERLIN (AP) — German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer says it plans to invest some 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) over the next decade in de...
11:48, 2019-06-14

Why the Guardian continues to invest in reporting on the west coast Last year readers helped the Guardian raise more than $1m in our year-end campaign. Here’s some of the journalism that support funded and the impact ...
21:52, 2019-12-03

Geely in talks to invest in Aston Martin - report Volvo and Lotus owner interested in investing British sports car firm; billionaire Lawrence Stroll also in frame to take 19.9% share Chinese car make...
18:12, 2020-01-10

Joy Behar asks Trump voters: 'Would you let him invest your money?' The hosts of "The View" had some tough words for President Donald Trump after a New York Times report surfaced claiming that he lost more than $1 bil...
20:44, 2019-05-08

Australian musicians band together to invest in solar farms Exclusive: Midnight Oil, Cloud Control, Vance Joy and Regurgitator join FEAT., a new platform encouraging their industry to back sustainabilityIn the...
11:48, 2019-06-04

Snap is raising $1 billion to invest in content, AR, and possible acquisitions Snap said it will raise $1 billion in short-term debt and plans to invest in more media content, augmented reality features, and may buy other compan...
07:20, 2019-08-07

Revealed: how US senators invest in firms they are supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national poli...
18:24, 2019-09-19

How should Jeff Bezos invest his $10bn Earth Fund? Scientists propose best use of funds pledged by Amazon founder to fight climate crisisAmazon revenue to restore the Amazon rainforest? A political wa...
19:24, 2020-02-18

Music moguls invest in esports conglomerate RektGlobal Music moguls Tainy and Lex Borrero have invested in esports conglomerate Rekt Global, joining Steve Aoki and others as co-owners.Read More...
16:28, 2019-05-30

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in weedkiller research to help reputation Germany's Bayer sought to repair its reputation on Friday after damage caused by U.S. litigation over claims its glyphosate pesticide causes cancer, ...
14:32, 2019-06-14

I've taught over 2,000 women how to invest, and I always give beginners the same 5 steps Courtesy of Amanda Holden After leaving a job in investment management in San Francisco, Amanda Holden now teaches women of all income levels to inve...
16:52, 2019-12-27

Nestle to invest billions to boost use of recycled plastics Food giant Nestle will invest up to 2 billion Swiss francs ($2.07 billion) to source more recycled plastics for packaging its products and reduce its...
16:44, 2020-01-16

Ex-F1 drivers Barrichello, Montoya invest in WFG Esports founder Formula 1 race winners Rubens Barrichello and Juan Pablo Montoya have invested in Millennial Esports, the company behind World's Fastest Gamer...
18:04, 2019-08-26

Ferrari will invest ahead of "significantly more expensive" F1 2020 Ferrari says it is prepared to invest more money in its Formula 1 team, including building a new simulator, as it expects a "significantly more expen...
11:16, 2019-12-18

EBRD to invest in major landfill near Serbia's capital The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development plans to invest 72.25 million euros ($78.86 million) to help Serbia's capital Belgrade in the cl...
14:16, 2019-10-02

In Pete Buttigieg, venture capitalists see a campaign to invest in VC support for Mayor Pete seems to top that of other Democratic candidates with strong ties to the industryHe’s young, he’s white, he went to Harvard...
07:40, 2019-07-30

Bayer says to invest 5 billion euros in new weed killers Bayer said it would invest 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) in developing new weedkillers and reducing its environmental impact by 30% by 2030, as it s...
08:12, 2019-06-14

Bayer to invest 5 billion euros in weedkiller research Bayer, the German crop science and chemicals group reeling from U.S. litigation over claims its glyphosate pesticide causes cancer, said on Friday it...
10:00, 2019-06-14

Volkswagen to invest 1bn euros in battery production plant BERLIN (AP) — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief exe...
14:12, 2019-05-14

Beat Saber’s Jaroslav Beck wants to invest in other studios Jaroslav Beck recently stepped down from his role as CEO of the company behind Beat Saber to “fully focus on our music roadmap and future opportuniti...
18:12, 2019-08-31

Car makers urge EU to invest in hydrogen filling stations News 10 Oct, 2019 European Union called on to "ramp up" hydrogen stations in the face of "severely lacking" infrastructure...
17:32, 2019-10-10

Terence Lewis Says 'Contestants Invest A Lot To Win' TV Reality Shows "It's a big game out there. You have to invest a lot to win because it's all based on voting," said Terence...
12:32, 2019-11-06

Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals Massive increase in low-carbon energy needed to hit goal of net zero by 2045, inquiry saysScotland should consider new nuclear power stations, invest...
17:20, 2019-06-17

Revealed: how US senators invest in the firms they're supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national poli...
09:52, 2019-09-19

Delta will invest $1 billion to become first carbon-neutral airline Delta will invest $1 billion over the next decade in an effort to become the world's first carbon-neutral airline, the company announced Friday....
18:00, 2020-02-14

Don't invest in Brazilian meat, warn deforestation campaigners Open letter signed by Global Witness and Greenpeace Brasil cautions potential investors on risk of deforestation in supply chains of JBS and MarfrigA...
15:36, 2019-12-11

Index funds, ETFs or robo advisors: What’s the best way to invest $5,000? A financial planner and a portfolio manager discuss the pros and cons of each for small investors....
12:16, 2019-06-22

Southampton continue to invest in youth after Gao Jisheng’s reshuffle The Chinese businessman has remained in the background since purchasing 80% of the club but the club has recruited shrewdly from across EuropeWhen Ga...
13:48, 2019-07-22

World must invest $1.8 trillion to take on climate change — report A global commission — which includes billionaire Bill Gates and former UN chief Ban Ki-moon — has called on nations to invest now to protect against ...
13:22, 2019-09-10

Jaguar to invest big in UK with new electric XJ and more set for Castle Bromwich plant News 5 Jul, 2019 Jaguar should confirm today that the next generation XJ and other electric models will be built in the UK at its Castl...
09:28, 2019-07-05

Australia's NSW faces catastrophic fire conditions; body found in South Australia Temperatures above 40C (104F) and strong winds created "catastrophic" conditions on Saturday for firefighters battling more than 100 fires burning ac...
03:40, 2019-12-21

Australia fires: Thousands in Sydney for Fight Fire Australia concert Australians attend a huge benefit concert in Sydney aiming to raise millions for bushfire relief....
15:00, 2020-02-16

Boeing to invest $20M in Virgin Galactic to expand space travel LOS ANGELES — Boeing plans to invest $20 million in Virgin Galactic, looking at possibilities beyond the space tourism company’s immediate goal of la...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Why financial services companies need to invest in voice and chat (VB Live) Financial services companies are using conversational assistants to drive digital engagement, streamline customer communications, build revenue. and ...
20:04, 2019-08-21

Chubb says it will no longer invest in or sell insurance to coal firms Insurer becomes latest to make pledge as risks of climate breakdown become clearerChubb will become the first US insurer to turn its back on the glob...
16:16, 2019-07-01

Africa's the Future: Why Akon Says That African-Americans Should Invest in the Continent After his his single “Locked Up,” Akon was determined not to be your run-of-the-mill one-hit wonder....
21:16, 2019-11-20

Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centers Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) over the next two years to expand its European data centers, Chief Execut...
15:56, 2019-09-20

Here are the top Internet of Things companies to watch and potentially invest in 2020 Disclaimer: This article does NOT constitute investment advice. All investment and financial opinions expressed in this article is from the research ...
22:48, 2019-12-19

Ex F1's Barrichello, Montoya invest in World's Faster Gamer founder Formula 1 race winners Rubens Barrichello and Juan Pablo Montoya have invested in Millennial Esports, the company behind World's Fastest Gamer...
15:32, 2019-08-26

Pentagon says US can defend against Russian and Chinese missile threats — if it's willing to invest The Pentagon's chief of research and engineering says the military is capable of defending against missile attacks from China and Russia — should the...
21:52, 2019-08-13

Ex-F1's Barrichello, Montoya invest in World's Faster Gamer founder Formula 1 race winners Rubens Barrichello and Juan Pablo Montoya have invested in Millennial Esports, the company behind World's Fastest Gamer...
16:52, 2019-08-26

Why won't clubs invest properly in their Women's Super League teams? Poor pitches, low wages and conditions far behind the men’s teams’ are common problems – and that needs to changeThe bubble is bursting. Professional...
14:24, 2020-02-12

Before you invest in Google's ambitious new cloud gaming service, there's something you should know about your PlayStation 4 Sony Google's ambitious new Stadia video game platform is getting a lot of attention this week, following its troubled launch. There's a lot to like ...
16:56, 2019-11-24

Brazil's Vale to invest 1.8 billion reais in dam safety measures Brazilian iron ore miner Vale will spend 1.8 billion reais ($469 million) on safety and environmental recovery measures for the structures that rema...
15:28, 2019-06-26

Automakers Are Cutting Jobs To Invest In Electric Cars: Report Automakers are cutting costs (and jobs) to invest in electric cars, the Trump administration continues its fight with California over emissions regul...
17:04, 2019-12-04

Google to invest $1bn to fight tech-fueled housing crisis Funds to support development of 20,000 new homes as San Francisco Bay Area grapples with homelessnessGoogle will invest $1bn in housing throughout th...
00:48, 2019-06-19

Amazon to Invest in Deliveroo, a Rival to Uber in Food Delivery The $575 million investment strengthens one of the biggest overseas rivals to Uber’s food-delivery division, which the ride-hailing company considers...
15:04, 2019-05-17

What do businesses need in order to invest in green tech? Less risk: experts Uncertainty over a lack of continuity for promised programs a factor in investment fears, experts suggest....
12:36, 2019-09-26

How to invest in companies that pay employees well, clean up the environment, and care about the future Hero Images/Getty Images The impact investing market has grown to over $500 billion, making it a mainstream way to diversify your investment portfoli...
17:40, 2019-10-18

SoftBank unveils $108 billion fund to invest in artificial intelligence SoftBank has secured pledges from Microsoft, Apple and other investors of around $108 billion for a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in artifici...
16:00, 2019-07-26

Australia's bushfires are producing so much smoke that NASA expects it to travel all the way round the world and return to Australia Australia's fires are producing so much smoke that it will travel all the way around the earth and back to Australia, NASA said. NASA said that the s...
12:00, 2020-01-14

Australia fires live: South Australia, NSW and Victoria brace for return of bushfire danger – latest updates Temperatures and winds set to rise as weather conditions worsen, bringing severe bushfire risk. Follow the latest news and live updates 12.07am GMT K...
01:36, 2020-01-09

Australia fires live: South Australia, NSW and Victoria brace for return of bushfires danger – latest updates Temperatures and winds set to rise as weather conditions worsen, bringing severe bushfire risk. Follow the latest news and live updates 2.03am GMT Sc...
03:12, 2020-01-09

Polish refiner PKN Orlen to invest in offshore wind power in 2024 Poland's biggest oil refiner, state-run PKN Orlen, plans to start investment in offshore wind farms in 2024, Chief Executive Daniel Obajtek said on W...
14:20, 2019-04-24

Swell Investing Is Making It Easy And Affordable To Invest In Diversity And Impact Swell Investing's new Impact 400 is a portfolio that captures the power of diverse leadership and companies making a difference. Getting started take...
03:12, 2020-02-12

Should you pay off your mortgage early or invest? We did the math to find out which nets a greater return Caiaimage/Chris Ryan/Getty Whether to pay off your mortgage early or invest that money instead is a hotly debated topic among US homeowners. We consu...
14:52, 2019-10-23

Do Yourself (And Your Butt) a Favor—Invest In This Discounted Charmin Toilet Paper Pack Charmin Ultra Strong Toilet Paper (18 Rolls) | $25 | Amazon | Subscribe & Save...
13:12, 2020-02-25

Delta to invest $1 billion to curb global air travel's climate impact Delta Air Lines Inc said on Friday it will invest $1 billion over the next decade in initiatives that would limit the impact of global air travel on ...
15:48, 2020-02-14

GM to invest $2.2 billion to make electric trucks and SUVs at Detroit factory GM will invest $2.2 billion in its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to build electric trucks and SUVs, a move that would create 2,200 jobs.Read More...
08:36, 2020-01-28

There's a controversial new way to invest in weed companies that doesn't involve buying any stock Reuters Rex Shares on Wednesday launched the MicroSectors Cannabis 2X Leveraged ETN, ticker MJO. It's the first-ever leveraged cannabis exchange-trad...
18:20, 2019-12-11

Geely and Stroll in final talks to invest in Aston Martin - report Aston calls emergency board meeting to weigh up offers, the Financial Times claims Chinese car maker Geely and billionaire Lawrence Stroll are in fin...
19:16, 2020-01-30

Nestle to invest up to 2 billion Swiss francs to shift to recycled plastics Food giant Nestle said on Thursday it would invest up to 2 billion Swiss francs ($2.07 billion) to source more recycled plastics to package its produ...
09:36, 2020-01-16

Want to invest in 2020 but don't know where to start? Robo-advisers make it cheap and easy Maskot/Getty Images Managed portfolios, sometimes called robo-advisers, are investment accounts where you are assigned a professionally designed port...
18:04, 2020-01-01

Prince Charles tells financiers: invest your trillions to save the planet Britain's Prince Charles has urged financiers to invest their trillions to help save the planet by investing in projects that protect the environment...
13:24, 2019-10-25

Spring/summer 2020 fashion trends: the looks to invest in for the coming season From colourful leather to versatile waistcoats and mesh underlayers, here's what to buy now...
09:28, 2019-12-30

4 apps that help you invest in clean tech, gender equality, and a healthy planet Matt Cardy/Getty Images Robo-advisers have empowered a whole new generation of consumers to enter the investing market — and facilitated the ri...
19:12, 2019-11-15

If you're deciding whether to pay off your mortgage early or invest, it boils down to one thing: interest rates Keith Berson/Getty If you have cash to spare and are considering whether to pay off your mortgage early or invest, look at the interest rates, says a...
18:44, 2019-11-07

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day four – Australia win by an innings and five runs Australia wrap up comprehensive victory inside four daysBabar Azam’s 105 not enough to save Pakistan 6.09am GMT Josh Hazlewood took six wickets for t...
07:32, 2019-11-24

UK new car sales: what is each region buying? BMW's big in Yorkshire, while Ford reigns in the East. But the numbers don't always tell the whole story The Scots love Vauxhall but don’t buy a lo...
01:32, 2019-05-14

Italy region will pay you $27,000 to move there Molise, a wild and beautiful region to the east of Rome, is offering to pay people $27,000 to move there in the hope they'll save rural communities f...
14:16, 2019-09-12

Billionaires invest in giant Australian solar farm to supply power to Singapore Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest joins Mike Cannon-Brookes to raise tens of millions of dollars for Sun CableThe mining magnate and philanthropist Andrew “Twi...
09:08, 2019-11-20

3 reasons to invest in real estate, according to a financial planner who owns 10 rental properties Courtesy of Brent Sutherland Brent Sutherland is a certified financial planner and real-estate investor. In an article published on CoachCarson.com, ...
20:52, 2019-10-21

Acorns makes it easy to invest your spare change, but the monthly fee might not make sense for everyone Acorns is a micro-investing app that makes it easy to invest your spare change. With Acorns, you can round up your transactions to the nearest dollar...
15:48, 2020-02-22

Brave New World: Uncle Sam is taxing robots as companies invest in advanced tech It’s a brave new world for the IRS: taxing robots. Uncle Sam is padding the Treasury with millions of dollars to assess bots at the same time that co...
13:52, 2019-08-25

Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Should you invest heavily in quarterbacks in a Superflex league? Jamey Eisenberg reviews our latest 12-team Superflex mock draft, including one team that went big at quarterback, while another waited on the positio...
20:00, 2019-07-26

Chamillionaire, E-40 Join Forces to Invest in Minority Startups: 'We Have to Create More Diversity in This Industry' While recording artist and entrepreneur Chamillionaire might be laying low these days on the Billboard charts, he’s been making plenty of noise as an...
19:32, 2019-05-31

How Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and other multimillionaires invest their fortunes Cliff Owen/AP Sticking to an investment plan and ensuring that it's fruitful isn't always the easiest thing to do. One technique used by successful i...
12:08, 2019-11-03

Climate change experts agree on the last place they'd invest for the future: waterfront property Sean Pavone/Shutterstock When Business Insider spoke to three climate scientists about their retirement plans, it quickly became clear where they wo...
02:12, 2019-08-16

Conor McGregor says LeBron James inspired him to invest more in taking care of his body AP Photo/John Locher // AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill Conor McGregor will make his return to the UFC Saturday in a fight against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. ...
00:52, 2020-01-16

Italian region offering more than $27,000 to new residents An Italian region is offering to pay more than $27,000 to people willing to relocate to one of its underpopulated villages and start a business....
20:32, 2019-09-12

EKU Softball Places Three on All-Region Team EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University softball team had three players named to the 2019 National Fastpitch Coaches Associatio...
22:16, 2019-05-21

Spain's unsung region has hardly any tourists It's hard to stand out in a country dotted with so many landmarks, but for a taste of Spain minus the crowds, Extremadura makes a compelling case. Fr...
13:56, 2019-11-22

The FAA has declared the Area 51 region a no-fly zone… but why? This weekend, the Area 51 aliens go free. There were times throughout this summer when we’ve doubted this would be the case: The initial wave of opti...
18:40, 2019-09-18

Rocket Report: Teachers invest in SpaceX, Russia plans to study reusable launch Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 2.06 of the Rocket...
13:12, 2019-07-04

Lazard's Orszag says it's a 'wild time' to invest in health care as technology pressures companies Combinations in the industry, "are really jostling existing business models to varying effects," Orszag said....
22:16, 2019-05-21

Beautiful Paintings Of Pokemon's Kanto Region Games artist Simone Mändl has been doing a big series of paintings all about Pokemon. Specifically, the landscapes (and cityscapes) of the Kanto regi...
04:24, 2019-07-02

Romania’s Springs Tap a Region’s Deep History In the mountains of Transylvania, residents hoped visitors would flock to spas and resorts to bathe and heal in the cold, clear waters. The dream has...
16:28, 2019-12-12

Ethiopia: 37 killed in another region after coup attempt ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian governor says 37 people were killed in an attack Sunday in Ethiopia’s Benishangul-Gumuz region. Benis...
16:36, 2019-06-26

Australians in China's coronavirus region may not be able to be evacuated Strict travel restrictions mean an unknown number of Australians may be stranded in the coronavirus hotspotThe Australian government does not know ho...
10:56, 2020-01-27

Madrid region wildfire still burns out of control on 4th day MADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say a wildfire in hills near Madrid is still out of control after burning for four straight days. Around 500 firef...
12:00, 2019-07-01

EKU’S Aaron Ochsenbein Chosen First Team All-Region RICHMOND, Ky. – Former Eastern Kentucky University closer Aaron Ochsenbein was selected to the 2019 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawl...
04:40, 2019-06-13

Ethiopia delays referendum on new independent region Members of the Sidama ethnic group must now wait several months longer for a referendum which could lead to the setting up of a new independent regio...
19:12, 2019-07-18

Soleimani successor vows to 'rid the region of America' The man chosen to succeed Qassem Soleimani as leader of the Quds Force warned of revenge against the United States after the military leader’s death....
18:04, 2020-01-06

More than 235,000 people have fled Idlib region in Syria, says UN Displacement follows two weeks of air and ground assaults on rebel strongholdMore than 235,000 people have fled from the Idlib region over the past t...
13:40, 2019-12-27

Pokémon Go's Pokédex Expands Into The Unova Region While other Pokémon games trim down their collection of pocketable monsters, Niantic’s mobile Pokémon safari continues to expand. Later today, critte...
15:09, 2019-09-17

Iran says US 'hostile policies' dangerous for the region President Trump's plan to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East is "extremely dangerous" for peace in the region, said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamm...
00:08, 2019-05-26

Trudeau campaigns in key region of southern Ontario Sunday morning, Trudeau visited two local coffee shops in Cobourg, Ont. with local candidate Kim Rudd....
23:56, 2019-09-15

Flood warnings cancelled across Peterborough region Flood warnings issued by the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority last month have been cancelled....
23:52, 2019-05-21

4.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Montérégie region The epicentre was located 65 kilometres southwest of the Montérégie region in Chateaugay, N.Y....
17:20, 2020-01-13

All Canadians evacuated from flu-hit region will be placed in quarantine: Ottawa All Canadians evacuated from a flu-hit Chinese region will be placed in quarantine for 14 days once they arrive at a military base in the province of...
18:56, 2020-02-03

Romanian Springs Tap a Region’s Deep History In the mountains of Transylvania, residents hoped visitors would flock to spas and resorts to bathe and heal in the cold, clear waters. The dream has...
12:32, 2019-12-12

Will new measures to fight terrorism in the Sahel region be enough? France and the G5 Sahel nations have announced they will reinforce their fight against terrorism in the region. But experts doubt the pledge will be ...
01:12, 2020-01-14

This glorious region of Switzerland is every traveler's dream Switzerland packs an amazing number of picturesque towns, cities and vistas       ...
10:12, 2019-11-20

Idlib — The Syrian region abandoned by the world Aided by Russia, Syrian strongman Bashar Assad has continued to indiscriminately bomb the civilian population of Idlib. People there are desperate to...
23:12, 2020-02-04

3.6-magnitude earthquake shakes Montérégie region The epicentre was located 65 kilometres southwest of the Montérégie region in Chateaugay, N.Y....
14:52, 2020-01-13

Is Pakistan's war-ravaged northwestern region turning against the military? Pakistan's military has accused a Pashtun civil rights movement of destabilizing the country at Afghanistan's behest. Rights groups say that the move...
17:52, 2019-05-07

Pokémon's journey to the DLC Region was a long time coming Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the rea...
07:12, 2020-01-10

Magnitude 6.3 quake strikes in Panama region - USGS A 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck on the border between Panama and Costa Rica on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
08:28, 2019-06-26

Lethbridge region grinds to a halt during another major snowfall Lethbridge and area residents are digging themselves out once again after the region was hit with yet another major snowstorm on Wednesday....
03:24, 2019-11-28

Florence for foodies: How to take in the region's most amazing – and offal – cuisine Florence offers a wide array of foodie activities and Tuscan delicacies beyond the usual Italian pizza and pasta fare – be brave and dive in.  &...
13:28, 2019-11-06

Rust Belt region aims to become hub for electric vehicles The day Youngstown’s steel mills began shutting down 40 years ago remains fresh in the minds of those who live in the blue-collar corner of Ohio. Com...
19:56, 2019-12-26

HTC U11 receives tardy Android Pie update as promised, at least in one region Yes, HTC is still alive (barely) and kicking (occasionally), with its focus on blockchain smartphone technology only growing (for some reason) and a ...
16:16, 2019-05-27

California power outages could cost region more than $2bn, some experts say Precautionary cuts, meant to limit wildfire danger, has economic impact on businesses from restaurants to transitThe California utility company Pacif...
23:48, 2019-10-11

Record Temperatures Hit Antarctica as Region Experiences ‘Dramatic Changes’ The temperature at one research base in Antarctica reached a record-breaking 18.3 degrees Celsius (65 Fahrenheit) on Thursday, almost a full degree a...
21:12, 2020-02-07

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling ...
21:20, 2019-05-06

At just $15, this soulful Spanish garnacha from a lesser-known region is a steal RECOMMENDED: | Plus, Pride Month cava, juicy Spanish rosé, an affordable Bordeaux and two lovely whites from Tuscany and California....
18:48, 2019-06-07

Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police have ordered the evacuation of several communities in southern and central Israel as wildfires rage amid a major heat...
17:12, 2019-05-23

Australian bushfires engulf southern wine region Uncontrolled fires that ripped through Australia's southern state this week have engulfed some of the region's vineyards, forcing winemakers to take ...
00:48, 2019-12-24

Dutch Groningen region hit by 3.4 magnitude earthquake: KNMI A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit the Dutch region of Groningen, home of one of Europe's largest natural gas fields, early on Wednesday, Dutch meteorolo...
07:24, 2019-05-22

Undiscovered Italy: The Strange and Splendid Carso Region In this string of small towns near the border with Slovenia, you’ll find a magnetic mishmash of cultures and culinary attractions from Habsburg-era c...
18:56, 2019-06-20

Statin prescriptions following heart attacks differ by region of U.S. Statin prescriptions for heart attack patients vary based on geographic location, a new study says, with the highest numbers found in the Northeast a...
20:24, 2019-07-25

France deploys armed drones in the Sahel region The French military will now use armed drones in Africa’s Sahel region as part of its seven-year fight against Islamist extremist groups there. Presi...
00:00, 2019-12-20

The Wuhan coronavirus has officially spread to every region in China NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images The deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has now spread to every region of the country. China's N...
14:56, 2020-01-30

Spain's Catalan region rocked by third day of violent unrest Catalonians enraged over the imprisonment of separatist leaders are presenting Madrid with one of its biggest challenges in months. The latest violen...
01:32, 2019-10-17

Vast 'star nursery' region found in our galaxy Astronomers find a vast structure in our galaxy, made up of many interconnected "star nurseries"....
22:28, 2020-01-07

Underpopulated Italian region offers visitors €25,000 to move in Molise president finds novel way to breathe life into area as resident numbers dwindleAn underpopulated region in southern Italy is offering newcomer...
14:32, 2019-09-11

Nepal is banning single-use plastic in the Everest region Nepal is banning single-use plastic on and around Mount Everest in a bid to cut down on the region's trash problem....
15:36, 2019-08-22

Gun homicides have dropped dramatically in this American region. What happened? Gun homicides nationwide have barely declined, but in California’s Bay Area they’re down 30%. In a year-long series, the Guardian investigates the in...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Indonesia to lift internet ban in rebellious Papua region Jakarta said the internet had been blocked to stop hateful messages and fake news that were fueling unrest in Papua. Media and free speech advocates ...
19:16, 2019-09-05

Iraq Kurdish region gets new president, opposition boycotts IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s self-governing Kurdish region has elected a new president in a parliamentary vote boycotted by a key opposition party...
13:00, 2019-05-28

Bolsonaro says fire ban in Brazil limited to Amazon region only Brazil's National Space Research Institute says fires have increased about 80% in Brazil this year when compared to the same period last year. A litt...
20:20, 2019-08-31

Greenland is first region revealed on Extreme E calendar for 2021 The Extreme E electric off-road SUV racing series has announced Greenland as the first region to be a part of its inaugural calendar in 2021...
13:04, 2019-08-30

NFL preview: Inside look at betting options in New York region A look at the in-person and mobile options for sports betting in the New York region: Monmouth Park Monmouth Park Racetrack opened the state’s first ...
05:32, 2019-09-05

Amazon nations should decide region’s future, Bolsonaro says Macron and other European leaders argue the fires in the Amazon require a global response because of the ecosystem's critical role in draining heat-t...
00:28, 2019-08-29

Pokémon’s journey to the DLC Region was a long time coming Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the rea...
18:40, 2020-01-10

City of London to become first UK region with 15mph speed limit News 28 May, 2019 The City of London Corporation’s Court of Common Council has voted to implement a 15mph speed limit across the Square...
13:08, 2019-05-28

Coronavirus: First case confirmed in Gulf region, more than 6,000 worldwide On Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that the coronavirus outbreak has now spread to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The vast ...
19:04, 2020-01-29

Saudi crown prince says kingdom isn’t seeking war in region DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says the kingdom isn’t seeking war in the region, but ...
09:16, 2019-06-16

How to invest in mutual funds and grow your money for retirement, a bucket-list trip, or any other long-term goal Willie B. Thomas/Getty Images Mutual funds are an easy way to invest in a diverse group of assets through one purchase. Mutual funds are traded throu...
18:32, 2019-12-09

Here are the world's largest drone companies and manufacturers to watch and stocks to invest in 2020 (AVAV, AMBA, BA, GPRO, LMT, PARRO, NOC) This is a preview of Drones for the Enterprise research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligenc...
00:00, 2019-12-21

Flood warning extended on Otonabee River in Peterborough region Some low-lying areas along the Otonabee River south of Peterborough are experiencing floodwaters, according to Otonabee Conservation....
20:28, 2020-01-21

Latin America and Caribbean region deadliest for journalists in 2019 Twenty-two journalists were reported killed in the Latin America and Caribbean region in 2019, making it the deadliest part of the world for the pres...
19:20, 2020-01-20

China reports new H5N6 bird flu case in Xinjiang region China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it had detected the highly pathogenic H5N6 strain of avian flu in swans in its western Xinjiang region....
12:32, 2020-01-20

Pakistan earthquake leaves 19 dead and 300 injured in Kashmir region A shallow earthquake near Mirpur has struck northeastern Pakistan, tearing huge cracks in roadsAt least 19 people have been killed and 300 injured af...
03:44, 2019-09-25

‘Unprecedented terrorist violence’ in West Africa, Sahel region The top UN official in West Africa and the Sahel updated the Security Council on Wednesday, describing an “unprecedented” rise in terrorist violence”...
19:36, 2020-01-08

Coronavirus: Heathrow to screen arrivals from affected Chinese region Health team including doctor will meet those travelling from Wuhan as cases estimated at 4,000People arriving at Heathrow airport from the Chinese ci...
16:00, 2020-01-22

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 strikes Tanimbar region, Indonesia: EMSC An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck the Tanimbar region in Indonesia, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) said on Wednesday....
10:48, 2020-02-26

Ancient DNA puts Black Death's origin in Russian region The Black Death, which killed about 60 percent of Europe's population in the fourteenth century, advanced quickly throughout the continent....
23:56, 2019-10-03

Bird flu hits swans in China's Xinjiang region: ministry China's agriculture ministry said an H5N6 avian flu virus outbreak has been detected in swans in the western region of Xinjiang....
11:40, 2020-01-08

Deep South drought threatens 11M people, crops across region BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Weeks of dry, hot weather have plunged the Deep South further into a drought that’s affecting more than 11 million people and thre...
20:48, 2019-09-27

Earthquake in Turkey-Iran border region kills nine, injures more than 100 Nine people were killed and buildings collapsed across southeastern Turkey on Sunday when a magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Iran...
19:12, 2020-02-23

Lebanon Hezbollah leader vows to end U.S. military presence in region Hassan Nasrallah said the U.S. military "will pay the price" for the U.S. drone strike that killed Gen Qassem Soleimani in Iraq Friday....
17:44, 2020-01-05

'Fresh air, no delinquency': the Italian region paying people to move in Molise is offering €700 a month to newcomers who settle in underpopulated areasMolise, a sparsely populated region of southern Italy, is so off the r...
16:00, 2019-09-13

EU may ease regulations on food from Japan's nuclear disaster region The European Union proposed on Thursday easing restrictions on imports of some food from Japanese regions hit by the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 20...
09:52, 2019-06-27

Lukas Euler Named to PING All-Southeast Region Team FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – After enjoying the most prolific season of his four-year career, senior Lukas Euler continues to earn recognition for his effort...
02:00, 2019-05-26

Pokémon characters have their own pea-sized region in brain, study finds The first Pokémon game was released in 1996 for the Nintendo Game Boy. Detective Pikachu, the first live-action film inspired by the classic Ninten...
17:36, 2019-05-06

Merkel urges reforms in Africa to woo German investors to the region German Chancellor Angela Merkel has hosted African leaders for the third G20 Compact with Africa summit in Berlin. The initiative aims to boost priva...
19:12, 2019-11-19

Canada to evacuate Canadians from flu-hit Chinese region: foreign minister Canada will evacuate some 160 of its citizens from the Chinese region that is the epicenter for the new coronavirus, and it is urging other Canadians...
20:48, 2020-01-29

More UK citizens in coronavirus-hit Chinese region of Hubei to be evacuated, says ambassador Britain is seeking to evacuate more citizens from the Chinese region at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak, the UK's ambassador to Beijing said t...
14:40, 2020-02-03

Brazil spokesman says Bolsonaro may visit Amazon region this week Brazil's spokesman said on Monday president Jair Bolsonaro may visit the Amazon region later this week to check on the efforts to reduce forest fires...
01:08, 2019-08-27

UNESCO declares Erzgebirge region a World Heritage Site UN officials have granted protected status to the Erzgebirge region (The Ore Mountains) on the German-Czech border. The water management system in Au...
17:08, 2019-07-06

Cameroonian forces in anglophone region accused of killing four people Victims include male civilian, 20, with mental health disability and elderly disabled manCameroonian forces have killed at least four civilians durin...
18:32, 2019-07-22

Magnitude 3.4 quake hits gas field region of north Netherlands A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit the north Dutch region of Groningen, home to one of Europe's largest natural gas fields, early on Wednesday, Dutch met...
08:00, 2019-05-22

England region plans world-first for climate change teaching North of Tyne aims to have UN-accredited climate change teacher in every state schoolA region of northern England plans to become the first place in ...
22:20, 2019-07-30

‘A big boom and then a shake’: 4.0-magnitude earthquake strikes Montérégie region The epicentre was located 65 kilometres southwest of the Montérégie region in Chateaugay, N.Y....
22:36, 2020-01-13

Magnitude 6.1 quake hits India's Assam region: USGS A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck northeast India's Assam region on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
23:08, 2019-04-23

Parts of Alaska Have No Sea Ice For the First Time Ever As Temperatures in the Region Hit Record Highs Alaska has seen the lowest levels of sea ice ever this summer as record temperatures and wildfires hit the region with some areas completely ice free...
00:16, 2019-08-08

Ethiopia hunts for plotter of failed coup in Amhara region ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian security is hunting for the leader of the failed coup in the northern Amhara region where security is tight, a...
12:40, 2019-06-24

Tourist caught smuggling rat meat as coronavirus ravages the region The unnamed Myanmar national was stopped at Penang International Airport on the tip of Penang Island in north-western Malaysia as coronavirus is batt...
01:12, 2020-02-12

Kashmir: text messaging services to be restored in disputed region Curbs on internet services remain five months after India revoked semi-autonomous statusAuthorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir are to restore text ...
15:44, 2019-12-31

Young Kurdish feminists make me hopeful for the future of the region A conference on sexual violence in Iraqi Kurdistan has given women an overdue opportunity to voice their experiencesWhen I received an email from the...
08:52, 2019-11-07

Iran's missile strikes in Iraq showed why it still has leverage in the region and with the US Planet/Handout via REUTERS Iran's attacks on the Ayn al-Asad Air Base demonstrate the country's ability to accurately strike targets that are far awa...
16:08, 2020-01-10

The Wuhan coronavirus has officially spread to every single region in China NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images The deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has now spread to every region of the country. China's N...
12:04, 2020-01-30

Virtually every Apple business grew in every region this quarter—except the iPhone Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook. (credit: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Today, Apple reported its Q3 2019 earnings to investors. Overa...
03:28, 2019-07-31

Top commander in Middle East: Deployed troops may stay in region for 'quite a while' The top U.S. commander who oversees missions in the Middle East said that newly deployed troops might remain in the region for “quite a while.”...
18:20, 2020-01-25

UN chief urges scaled up response for peace, across troubled Sahel’s region Humanitarian and development responses for Mali and Africa’s wider Sahel region “are falling short”, and support must be scaled up to ensure a hopefu...
00:00, 2019-09-26

Around 260,000 children in DR Congo’s Kasai region suffering severe acute malnutrition More than a quarter of a million children in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) – and thousands of others who have fled w...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Lake District authority accused of turning region into ‘theme park’ Angry protests follow move to resurface cycle path and refusal to ban 4x4s on farm trailsThe authority responsible for the Lake District has become t...
21:40, 2019-10-13

Irish border checks risk creating a 'depressing, jobless' region Survey reveals devastating emotional impact as people in area fear return of hard borderLatest politics news – live updatesThe re-emergence of Irish ...
15:00, 2019-10-15

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Xinjiang region China said on Monday it had confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in Xinjiang region, as the highly contagious disease spreads through the ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Two die in France and highway in Italy collapses as heavy rain batters region Emergency services search for missing people as Italy and France hit by mudslides and floodsAt least two people were killed in France and a landslide...
18:44, 2019-11-24

Obese children have less volume in brain region that controls impulses: study Brain scans revealed that obese children have slightly less volume in the brain region behind the forehead that controls what are known as “executive...
18:44, 2019-12-10

Vietnam To Counter China With Asean Backing On Mekong River Region If Vietnam has its way, the Mekong may soon become an Asean matter, providing the five countries along the river more leverage in grappling with Chin...
06:12, 2020-02-14

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region China's southwestern region of Guangxi has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday....
04:12, 2019-07-07

French region orders harvest standstill after fields burn in heatwave Farmers have been ordered to stop harvesting in France's second largest grain producing department Oise after hundreds of hectares of fields caught f...
11:36, 2019-07-26

Iran reportedly told proxy forces to target Americans in region President Trump boosted the US’ military presence in the Middle East after learning that Iran told some of its proxy forces that they can targe...
18:04, 2019-05-09

Take a tour of Franco-Canadian relations with this look at region-specific Simpsons dubs Despite being a quintessentially American show, The Simpsons is syndicated across the world and its familiar voices dubbed over by actors speaking di...
19:36, 2019-08-07

Strong aftershock jolts same California desert region day after major quake A strong aftershock shook Southern California early on Friday as residents were still assessing the damage from the strongest earthquake in the regio...
21:44, 2019-07-05

'Kashmiris will erupt': fear grips region as Indian crackdown bites Cities are empty as armed security forces outnumber local police and all communications remain blockedEid is just days away, and the central market i...
08:04, 2019-08-09

Crews continue to battle out of control wildfires in Alberta’s Peace Region A wildfire in near Manning, Alta. is expected to grow in the coming days because of high winds and dry conditions....
20:56, 2019-05-19

Gulf of Mexico nearly swallows car as Tropical Storm Barry lashes the region An Alabama driver’s car was nearly swallowed by the Gulf of Mexico as Tropical Storm Barry began battering the Gulf Coast on Friday afternoon. ...
01:08, 2019-07-13

Military investigating plane crash in Taliban-held region of Afghanistan The U.S. military is looking into reports of a plane crash in part of Afghanistan controlled by the Taliban....
17:00, 2020-01-27

Sex drive region of the brain smaller in women on the pill, study finds Parts of the brain which control sex drive are smaller in women who take the pill, a study has found....
23:52, 2019-12-05

Cheek, Schaper, Martens and Reed Voted to NFCA All-Region Team LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Softball team placed four of its members on the National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association All-Region Team, it was announc...
00:48, 2019-05-17

Power issues snarl commuter rail service in northeast region Commuter train service between New York and other areas of the northeast ground to a screeching halt Wednesday morning due to power issues, packing t...
17:24, 2019-06-19

Heavy snowfall expected in Peterborough region overnight: Environment Canada Environment Canada says Peterborough and area can expect 10 to 15 centimetres Thursday night into Friday morning....
23:04, 2020-02-06

NASA launches satellite to explore mysterious region where air meets space The more scientists know, the better spacecraft and astronauts can be protected in orbit through improved forecasting....
20:28, 2019-10-11

CDC Says 102 People Infected With E. coli After Eating Romaine Lettuce Sourced From One Region The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advises consumers, retailers and restaurants throw out any romaine lettuce that was grown in the...
22:24, 2019-12-04

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Locks Down Region After Spike in Infections In South Korea, which has more than 600 confirmed cases, President Moon Jae-in empowered his government to restrict travel....
19:00, 2020-02-23

Stunning starry region spotted by NASA Spitzer Space Telescope A new image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope shows giant "bubbles" of dust and gas bursting with new star formation many light years away....
02:00, 2019-10-03

Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 strikes Turkey-Iran border region: EMSC An Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 struck the Turkey-Iran border region on Sunday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said....
18:00, 2020-02-23

Eleventh death in coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy - Veneto region A 76-year-old woman died on Tuesday in the northern Italian city of Treviso, the Veneto region said, the eleventh victim of the worst coronavirus out...
01:00, 2020-02-26

Nine dead in Turkey after quake hits rural Iran border region Nine people died and hundreds of buildings collapsed in southeastern Turkey on Sunday after a magnitude-5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Ir...
15:12, 2020-02-23

Germany mulling evacuation of citizens from Chinese region affected by coronavirus Germany is considering evacuating German citizens from the Chinese region affected by coronavirus, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday....
11:48, 2020-01-27

‘Catastrophic’ Dorian now strongest hurricane to hit Bahamas region in modern records  BAHAMAS (NBC News) – Hurricane Dorian strengthened to a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm early Sunday as it closed in on the Baha...
18:48, 2019-09-01

Asia and Pacific on course to miss all Sustainable Development Goals, says UN region chief Unless progress is accelerated, Asia and the Pacific are on course to miss all of the 17 Goals of the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, t...
16:24, 2019-07-18

Hurricane Dorian: Several killed in Bahamas as storm continues to hammer region At least five people have been killed in the Bahamas in what officials have described as a "historic tragedy." The downgraded Category 4 hurricane ha...
01:28, 2019-09-03

US carrier in Persian Gulf region sends clear signal to Iran ABOARD THE USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (AP) — The USS Abraham Lincoln, with its contingent of Navy destroyers and cruisers and a fighting force of about 70 a...
20:40, 2019-06-08

CDC Says 67 People Infected With E. coli After Eating Romaine Lettuce Sourced From One Region Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advises consumers, retailers and restaurants throw out any ro...
20:36, 2019-11-27

China's top pig producing region vows to return to normal levels in 2020 China's top pig producer Sichuan province pledged to produce 60 million hogs in 2020, around levels in previous years, state media reported on Friday...
13:16, 2019-12-27

China detects new case of H5N6 bird flu in Xinjiang region: ministry China's agriculture ministry said on Thursday it had found a new case of highly pathogenic H5N6 avian flu in a flock of about 150 wild swans in the w...
12:04, 2020-01-16

China reports new African swine fever case in Guangxi region China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs reported a new case of African swine fever on a farm in the southwestern region of Guangxi on Monda...
15:16, 2019-09-23

Potential strong thunderstorms prompt weather statement for London region There is also the threat of isolated wind gusts up to 80 km/h and small hail, Environment Canada says....
14:52, 2019-05-23

‘Wanton destruction’ in Sudan’s Darfur region, ‘blatant violation’ of international law The looting and destruction of UN food relief agency premises and property in Sudan, has prompted the UN-African Union mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and...
23:12, 2019-06-24

Peace is war as armed groups roil Colombia's lawless border region A peace deal with Farc guerrillas was meant to end decades of conflict but in Catatumbo violence is worse than everCamilo Pérez lost two brothers to ...
13:24, 2019-07-20

Bougainville referendum: region votes overwhelmingly for independence from Papua New Guinea Jubilation at result but region faces long process ahead before it can become world’s newest nationThe autonomous region of Bougainville has voted ov...
06:16, 2019-12-11

Italian national tests positive for Coronavirus in Italy: Lombardy region An Italian national has tested positive for the new coronavirus, a statement of the Lombardy region said early on Friday morning....
10:24, 2020-02-21

Why vintage wine lovers need to head to Portugal's Alentejo region There were wines before Jesus in the Alentejo valleys. Ellen Himelfarb savours the terroir...
11:16, 2019-10-18

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake hits Southern California the day after a large quake hit the region RIDGECREST, Calif. (AP) – Magnitude 7.1 earthquake hits Southern California the day after a large quake hit the region....
05:40, 2019-07-06

Trump's withdrawal from Kurdish region has opened the door to a new wave of war crimes Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated Press Video of attacks on civilians, apparently by Turkish-backed Syrian forces, including a Kurdish politician, have...
20:32, 2019-10-16

More than two-thirds of migrants fleeing Central American region had family taken or killed Study finds 42.5% interviewees leaving Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador reported the violent death of a relativeMore than two-thirds of the migran...
04:36, 2020-02-12

ANALYSIS: Violence returns to Hong Kong protests — is the region safe? The people of Hong Kong are definitely fighting — but for the most part, it appears they are doing so without violence, writes Global News' Eric Mark...
21:20, 2019-08-30

Maxime Bernier fights for political survival in home region of Quebec’s Beauce Since he started his own right-wing political party, he has tested the loyalties of the people from this unique part of Quebec....
14:04, 2019-10-16

Wealthy weekender's guide: Where to eat, stay, party, and buy in New York's Finger Lakes region Cavan Images/Getty; Albert Pego/Getty; Jim Feng/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The Finger Lakes, a series of 11 lakes in Central New York, span...
16:12, 2019-10-19

Iran warns western powers to 'leave region' amid Gulf crisis Foreign ministry demands release of Iranian oil tanker UK seized last weekIran has called on Britain to release its seized oil tanker and warned fore...
10:52, 2019-07-12

Microsoft beats Amazon and Google to opens its first cloud region in the Middle East Microsoft has become the first of the "big three" public cloud providers to open a region in the Middle East, starting today in the UAE.Read More...
09:08, 2019-06-19

'Everything is burned': Bolivian caravan marches across fire-ravaged region to pressure Morales In Bolivia's fire-ravaged lowlands, a caravan of indigenous protesters is marching hundreds of miles to demand President Evo Morales declare a surge ...
16:20, 2019-09-29

At UN, Iran proposes ‘coalition for hope’ to pull Gulf region from ‘edge of collapse’ The Gulf region is “on the edge of collapse”, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told world leaders on Wednesday at the annual high-level segment of th...
22:00, 2019-09-25

Sudan: Intercommunal clashes displace tens of thousands in volatile Darfur region Around 40,000 have been displaced in Sudan’s West Darfur State in recent days, following intercommunal clashes, the UN Office for the Coordination of...
20:52, 2020-01-07

Mitigating climate change in Asia-Pacific could give region an economic boost The urgent need to move towards a low carbon economy and build resilience, would not only mitigate the worst impacts of climate change in the Asia-Pa...
21:04, 2019-09-06

Armed rebels impose brutal rules in Venezuela-Colombia border region Human Rights Watch report finds rape, murder and kidnappings on both sides of border, where people are unable to move freelyGuerrilla groups have sup...
10:28, 2020-01-22

Residents, holidaymakers urged to leave Australian region as fire conditions worsen Residents and holidaymakers in part of the Australian state of Victoria were urged to leave on Sunday ahead of what is expected to be a day of extrem...
06:56, 2019-12-29

Hong Kong bars Human Rights Watch director from entering region Kenneth Roth, Human Rights Watch's executive director, had planned to launch the organization's annual world report in Hong Kong this week....
17:40, 2020-01-12

HollyFrontier halts operations at Tulsa, Oklahoma refinery as rain hits region HollyFrontier on Thursday said it is temporarily shutting operations at its 155,300-barrel-per-day Tulsa, Oklahoma, refinery as a precaution due to h...
19:44, 2019-05-23

UN chief calls for de-escalation across Gulf region after killing of top Iranian General in US airstrike The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed deep concern over the latest escalation in tension across the Gulf region, following the kill...
18:24, 2020-01-03

Former administration officials argue Iranian airstrike may put Americans in the region at heightened risk WASHINGTON (AP) — In 2007, U.S. commandos watched as a convoy carrying a powerful Iranian military leader made its way to northern Iraq. It was a pri...
05:32, 2020-01-04

China's Yangtze region facing severe drought, affecting production: report The middle and lower reaches of China's Yangtze river are suffering from the most severe drought in 40 years, with temperatures up to 3 degrees Celsi...
00:56, 2019-11-07

4 ways China is gaining ground in Latin America, according to the US's top military commander in the region AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco China's presence in Latin America continues to grow through economic, diplomatic, and military engagement. US Southern Comman...
18:28, 2019-12-18

Residents, vacationers urged to leave Australian region as fire conditions worsen Residents and vacationers in part of the Australian state of Victoria were urged to leave on Sunday ahead of what is expected to be a day of extreme ...
12:44, 2019-12-29

Locals accuse Lake District authority of turning region into a 'theme park' No confidence vote over move to make path accessible to 4x4s follows proposals for zip wires and cable carsThe authority responsible for the Lake Dis...
17:28, 2019-10-13

Humane Society of Durham Region rescues Dorian’s canine survivors: ‘We knew we had to help’ Volunteers with Durham's humane society are trying to find puppies rescued from the Bahamas a home on our shores....
01:00, 2019-11-28

‘Y2K is a great case study’: Durham Region marks the 20-year anniversary of the Y2K scare As we close the chapter on another decade and look forward to 2020, this year also marks the 20 year anniversary of the Y2K scare....
00:12, 2020-01-01

Floods wreaking havoc on Great Lakes region fueled by climate crisis Depths of lakes that hold about 90% of US’s freshwater spiking to record levels, from 14in to nearly 3ft above long-term averagesThis summer, as rain...
09:04, 2019-09-03

Syrian government forces make advances in northwest, further securing Aleppo region The Syrian government advance appeared to put the provincial capital of Aleppo out of the firing range of opposition groups for the first time in yea...
21:24, 2020-02-16

Erdogan warns Kurdish fighters to leave Syrian region before ceasefire expires The pullout occurred under the terms of a U.S.-brokered deal for a 120-hour pause in fighting expires Tuesday night....
15:20, 2019-10-22

Pilot dons protective suit as he lands plane in coronavirus-hit region of China Foreign nationals stuck in the coronavirus-hit region of China are being evacuated as the fatal infection continues to spread through the nation....
13:08, 2020-01-29

Argentina: thousands protest in Mendoza wine region over axed water protections Law kept mining projects out of Argentina province – now water for wine-growers will be threatened in drought-stricken areaArgentina’s wine-growing p...
19:36, 2019-12-23

Kurdish forces mobilize in Syria amid worries Turkey will invade region Kurdish forces allied with the US issued a “general mobilization” call Wednesday in northeastern Syria amid worries of a “humanitarian catastrophe” f...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Peruvian indigenous group wins suit to block oil exploration in Amazonian region A Peruvian judge ruled that the government exclude an indigenous region of the Amazon near the border with Brazil from any oil exploration and exploi...
22:56, 2020-01-22

13 photos show Sydney under a blanket of smoke as bushfires continue to ravage the region Mark Kolbe/Getty Images Sydney, Australia's most populated city, is being choked by a thick blanket of smoke from nearby brushfires. At least six peo...
06:48, 2019-11-19

Oysters from Mexico region linked to gastrointestinal illness outbreak, California officials say Oyster lovers, beware: Raw oysters harvested from Estero El Cardon in Baja California Sur, Mexico, have been linked to a gastrointestinal illness out...
20:08, 2019-05-08

Politicians pander to the 'folksy' Midwest - but ignore the region's radical history | Jessa Crispin The Iowa caucuses mean rolled sleeves, county fairs and tepid centrism. But the midwest was made with socialists’ sweat and abolitionists’ bloodIt ha...
13:04, 2020-02-03

US sends migrants to Mexico’s border towns as it warns citizens of violent crimes in region Advocates have sounded the alarm about the dangers of Remain in Mexico program as report reveals at least 340 instances of rape, kidnapping, torture ...
08:36, 2019-10-10

South America forest fires could disrupt rainfall in region's farm belt: experts Forest fires that swept across Bolivia and Brazil this year could disrupt rainfall distribution across South America's grains-and-beef producing regi...
18:24, 2019-10-09

Coronavirus news latest: Travellers from Chinese region of outbreak to be screened on arrival at Heathrow Travellers from the coronavirus-hit region of China will be separated from other passengers when arriving in the UK as part of new measures in respon...
14:12, 2020-01-22

US sends asylum seekers to Mexico’s border towns as it warns citizens of violence in region Advocates have sounded the alarm about the dangers of Remain in Mexico program as report reveals at least 340 instances of rape, kidnapping, torture ...
14:00, 2019-10-10

Coronavirus death toll hits 170 as illness spreads to every single region of mainland China The death toll of the coronavirus has risen to 170 and the illness has spread to every single region in mainland China....
05:52, 2020-01-30

An Iranian-American who fled during the 1979 revolution is commanding the US aircraft carrier posted to the region U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kaysee Lohmann As tensions escalate with Iran, the American aircraft carrier USS Harry S. ...
20:32, 2020-01-07

Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead...
09:40, 2019-06-23

Italy's Friuli-Venezia Giulia region offers foodies endless possibilities Check out this under-the-radar region of Italy bordering Austria and Slovenia, where the wine, food and scenery are all top-notch.    ...
18:28, 2019-07-24

Neuroscientists identify brain region linked to altered social interactions in autism model Although psychiatric disorders can be linked to particular genes, the brain regions and mechanisms underlying particular disorders are not well-under...
20:08, 2019-07-26

UN gears up emergency food aid for hurricane-struck region of Bahamas, as death toll rises With initial assessments indicating that some 76,000 people in the parts of the Bahamas worst-affected by Hurricane Dorian need urgent support, the W...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Communities in Ethiopia's Somali Region face chronic drought linked to climate change This year the 'belg' rainy season once again failed to bring much needed relief to the drought-striken region. Pastoral communities say they fear for...
18:00, 2019-09-23

Security Council must seize 'golden opportunity' for stability in Great Lakes region: UN envoy The international community must step up efforts to end instability around Africa’s Great Lakes so that millions there can benefit from its riches, t...
20:40, 2019-10-03

UN health experts warn ‘dramatic resurgence’ of measles continues to threaten the European region Europe has lost ground in eliminating measles, as the number of countries having achieved or sustained elimination of the disease has declined, the E...
06:40, 2019-08-29

Trump's trade attack on Europe couldn't come at a worse time for a region on the brink of recession Thomson Reuters Data released this weak is showing that Europe's economy is slumping further. Manufacturing looks like it is in a technical recession...
15:04, 2019-10-03

Venezuela: ‘A worrying destabilizing factor in the region’, Bachelet tells Human Rights Council Expressing deep concern at the “magnitude and gravity of the human rights impact” of Venezuela’s current crisis, the UN High Commissioner for Human R...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Why NBA stars like James Harden and LeBron James invest in soccer clubs Even though MLS clubs cannot compete with the other US sports leagues in terms of income, soccer is seen as a growing market for wealthy athlete-inve...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Shaun Bailey: I'll raise fares to invest in London's transport network Tory candidate Shaun Bailey has said he will bring in above-inflation fare rises if he becomes London Mayor....
12:32, 2019-09-06

The CEO of a luxury brand that has 5-star hotels around the world explains why Miami is a better city to invest in than New York City in 2020 cate_89/Shutterstock Vladislav Doronin is the chairman of real-estate development firm OKO Group and CEO of Aman Resorts, the luxury resort brand fam...
20:32, 2019-12-16

An Iranian military commander says there are '35 vital American positions in the region' which they can strike in response to top general's assassination Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary Pearson/U.S. Navy via AP A commander in the Iranian military said Friday that they already have 35 po...
23:36, 2020-01-04

Holiday homes in Tuscany: the region of Chianti has protected architecture, legendary vineyards and breathtaking views Holiday homes with Tuscan charm pepper the lush landscape of this ancient and beautiful Italian wine region, a perennial British favourite....
07:36, 2019-05-18

Multiple students attending York Region schools confirmed dead in Iran plane crash A spokesperson for the York Region District School Board said they are not able to comment on exact numbers but confirmed there were multiple victims...
18:36, 2020-01-08

2 Teens Go Missing, Another Body Discovered in Same Region Where Road-Tripping Couple Found Dead in Canada It had been several days since the families of Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, had heard from the young men when investigators discovered ...
20:40, 2019-07-22

Brexit latest: Lib Dems pledge to invest £50 billion 'Remain bonus' into public services if they win election The Liberal Democrats have vowed to put a £50 billion "Remain bonus" into public services if they win the general election on December 12....
01:04, 2019-11-05

The US is scrambling to invest more in Asia to counter China's 'Belt and Road' mega-project. Here's what China's plan to connect the world through infrastructure is like. Reuters The Belt and Road Initiative is one of China's most ambitious projects. It involves partnering with dozens of countries around the world thro...
16:48, 2019-11-09

US military says Iran sought to disrupt American ability to monitor Persian Gulf region when it shot down drone WASHINGTON (AP) — US military says Iran sought to disrupt American ability to monitor Persian Gulf region when it shot down drone....
18:40, 2019-06-20

Mobcrush hits 84 million unique monthly users and pays out $5 million to streamers Mobcrush, a mobile livestreaming service, said its American audience has grown to more than 84 million unique viewers per month (UVPM) across its net...
16:08, 2019-09-17

Novartis CEO plans gene therapy price 'far lower' than $4 million to $5 million range Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 ...
23:48, 2019-05-22

With 150 million users, Brainly raises $30 million to expand its social learning platform in the U.S. Brainly, which claims 150 million monthly users globally, has raised $30 million to expand its P2P learning platform in the U.S. and elsewhere.Read M...
16:24, 2019-07-25

Nobody wants this $40 million Silicon Valley mansion that's seen $44 million in price cuts and has sat on the market for nearly 4 years Bernard Andre A Silicon Valley five-bedroom home has gone without a buyer since first being listed in 2016 for $88 million. Four years later and it's...
20:36, 2020-01-29

Peloton reveals IPO documents showing widening losses of $245.7 million on sales of $915 million Peloton, which previously said it had filed the paperwork confidentially, makes cycles and treadmills with screens for users to join live and recorde...
02:00, 2019-08-28

Sensor Tower: Dr. Mario World earns $1.4 million and 7.5 million downloads in first month Dr. Mario World, which came out on July 10, has made $1.4 million and earned 7.5 million downloads in its first month.Read More...
00:20, 2019-08-13

Capital One data breach hits about 6 million people in Canada, 100 million in U.S. Capital One said the breach affected the names, addresses, phone numbers and dates of birth of many millions of people....
01:56, 2019-07-30

Ivanka Trump wins pledge to train 1 million more workers, 9 million so far Ivanka Trump is on a roll in her campaign to win pledges from American companies to train workers for well-paying jobs....
15:12, 2019-05-17

Google has paid security researchers over $21 million for bug bounties, $6.5 million in 2019 alone Google has paid out over $21 million since launching its bug bounty program in November 2010. In 2019 alone, 461 security researchers received $6.5 m...
23:00, 2020-01-28

DoorDash is giving away a million one-cent Big Macs and $1 million this week. Here's how to get in on the deal. Hollis Johnson DoorDash and McDonald's are giving away one million one-cent Big Macs this week, as well as a $1 million cash prize. The giveaway and ...
20:44, 2019-09-30

Sensor Tower — Call of Duty: Mobile hits $87 million and 172 million downloads in 2 months Call of Duty: Mobile has reaped nearly $87 million in global player spending and more than 172 million downloads in its first two months.Read More...
21:48, 2019-12-04

Sensor Tower: Brawl Stars hits $275 million in revenue, 100 million installs in 6 months Brawl Stars has brought in $275 million in revenue and seen 100 million installs since its December 12 launch, mobile research firm Sensor Tower says...
21:36, 2019-06-14

CBOE Holdings Reports July 2012 Trading Volume Of 87.2 Million Contracts; 4.15 Million ADV CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today reported that July 2012 trading volume for options on the Chicago Boar...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Twitter Q2 2019 revenue jumps 18% YoY to $841 million, ‘monetizable daily users’ grow to 139 million Twitter has announced Q2 2019 revenues of $841 million — a year-on-year (YoY) increase of 18%, while mDAUs jumped to 139 million.Read More...
13:28, 2019-07-26

Twitter Q3 2019 revenue jumps 9% to $824 million, ‘monetizable daily users’ grow 17% to 145 million Twitter has reported Q3 2019 revenue of $824 million, up 9% on the same period last year, as ‘monetizable daily users’ grew 17% to 145 million.Read M...
13:44, 2019-10-24

Warface maker My.Games grows 2019 revenues 23% to $474 million and audience hits 605 million Warface publisher My.Games reported that its revenues for 2019 grew 23% to $474 million and its audience grew 26% to 605 million registered players.R...
19:48, 2020-02-26