learningandfinance.com

Global

Trump may not live full-time in WH, split time between DC, NYC

If Trump did split his time , it would mean extra work for those in charge of protecting the president-elect. Trump has already spoken with a string of world leaders including British Prime Minister Theresa May and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with whom he reaffirmed Washington's strong relations.

Global

Powerful earthquake strikes New Zealand, killing 2 people

Monday's magnitude-7.8 quake was centered 93 kilometers, or 57 miles, northeast of Christchurch in a rural area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey ( USGS ). Marie Black, a local councillor who lives about 50 kilometres north of Christchurch, told the New Zealand Herald there were reports of damage to buildings in the North Canterbury region.

Global

Paris: A Year After the Attacks

Mr Hollande and Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo arrived amid tight security and unveiled a plaque covered by a French flag at the door of the theatre. American singer Jesse Hughes of Eagles of Death Metal puts his hand over his heart as he leaves the ceremony at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris , Sunday, November 13, 2016.

Global

Nigel Farage hints ministers sounding him out about dealing with Donald Trump

The provocative intervention came after the president-elect's invitation to Mr Farage to become the first British politician to visit him at Trump Tower in NY sparked infighting among prominent Tories. A spokesman for Mrs May told the Press Association that No 10 "has been consistent that Mr Farage has no role" in the Government's relationship with the incoming United States administration.

Global

What means Trump's election for Israel and the broader Middle East ?

According to Paul Larudee, a former United States government adviser, this invitation indicates that Washington will continue to receive orders from the Tel Aviv regime. On Thursday, Haaretz got a copy of the assessment of Israeli government professionals: "Trump has expressed contradictory positions on key issues and it isn't clear if this reflects a practical policy", the analysts said, adding that the team the new President puts in place will be key.

Global

Deadlocked jurors force mistrial in Ohio police shooting

Prosecutors have until November 28 to decide whether there will be a retrial. Tensing was sacked from the University of Cincinnati Police Department after being indicted in July 2015. Prosecutors will decide in the next two weeks whether there will be a retrial or not. Civil rights attorney Al Gelhardstein said DuBose's family was "incredibly disappointed" by the outcome "and they certainly want another trial", which would involve starting over with a new jury.

Global

Trump, Obama begin transition

Indicating that he thought the meeting would last 10 to 15 minutes, the hour and a half long endeavor greatly outlasted Trump's prior estimations. Obama said he was " encouraged " by the meeting with Trump and the president-elect's interest in working with his team.

Global

Farage among Trump's first visitors after election win

In a leaked diplomatic telegram, sent on November 9 and printed in the Sunday Times newspaper, Britain's ambassador to Washington, Kim Darroch, said he believed Britain had built better relationships with Trump's team than other foreign diplomats.

Global

Trump Adviser Urges Obama, Clinton To Speak Out On Protests

The only reason Trump "won" is because of the Electoral College. Meanwhile, immigrants, women and people of color have been reporting increased incidents of discriminatory and racist behavior from people citing Trump's name. It was a compromise meant to strike a balance between those who wanted popular elections for president and those who wanted no public input. If those numbers stand, at least 38 members of the electoral college would have to become so-called "faithless electors" to ...

Global

Ireland edge Austria to go top

A James McClean goal - set up by Dubliner Wes Hoolahan - three minutes into the second half sealed the result, which sees Ireland on top of their Group D qualifying group. He drums that in to us and as I was running through I thought "hit the target, you will always have a chance". With the game coming to the latter stages Austria had a few decent chances but were unable to convert and Ireland managed to hang on and take all three points.

Global

Protests Continue as Donald Trump Gears Up for the White House

Hillary Clinton is pictured after Election Day Nov. 9, 2016. A caption by EPA photographer Jim Lo Scalzo, who took the picture, reads: "White House staff members listen to U.S. "Either Obamacare will be amended, or repealed and replaced", Trump told the Journal. Fashion followers should get used to seeing Melania Trump in Christian Louboutin when it comes to her footwear as first lady.

Global

Dreamers fear deportation if president-elect repeals DACA program

Trump ran was very much against immigrants and Latinos, we do contribute". We're appalled by Trump's entirely hostile tone. "We have to be prepared to fight, not to leave". A similar program launched by Obama to protect the immigrant parents of USA citizens has been challenged in US courts. Those programs are dead. They have good reason to be scared.

Global

India will not become a 'pawn' for Japan: Chinese media

India and Japan must ensure that their cooperation is not a narrow, single-issue focused one. Has India bent over backwards and given up its right to conduct a nuclear test in a legal document in order to allow a historic nuclear deal with Japan to go through? The Nuclear Cooperation Agreement, signed in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Friday, has a note on "Views and Understanding", in which the Japanese side cited India's ...

Global

Blast at Pakistan shrine kills 52, wounds scores

Dozens of wounded people were being moved to the nearby town of Hub and to Karachi , rescue official Hakeem Nasi told Geo TV. The blast took place when disciple of Hazrat Sakhi Shah were performing dhamal (Sufi dance). A military helicopter would attempt evacuations at night, he added, but medical teams could not access the area by plane as there were no air strips close by.

Global

Nigeria defeats Algeria 3-1 wearing

It was Moses that turned up at the death to kill off any kind of fight back from the Algerians, by picking his spot from Ahmed Musa's cross to give the cxountry a 3-1 win. Collins Mbesuma put Zambia ahead but Vincent Aboubakar levelled from the penalty spot on the stroke of half-time. African champion Ivory Coast will be happier with the result as they maintain its lead with four points, Gabon and Morocco have two each and Mali one.

Global

New Zealand Rocked by Strong Earthquake

People evacuated from buildings along Dixon Street, Wellington , after an quake shock the capital of New Zealand on Monday. Wellington Region emergency controller Bruce Pepperell said a number of multi- storey buildings had suffered internal and structural damage and its emergency management office had been activated.

Global

USA and Australia Might Be Close to a Deal on Refugee Swap

While the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees ( UNHCR ) expressed support for the USA resettlement arrangement in an official statement issued Sunday, it slammed Australia's "offshore processing" for "failing refugees". "People can't afford to wait a long time anymore", Ms Stubberfield said. Turnbull announced at Obama's Leaders' Summit on Refugees in September that Australia would participate in the USA -led program to resettle Central American refugees from a camp in Costa ...

Global

Teary eyed Modi takes on rivals, reaches out to people on

The meeting will be attended by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and RBI Deputy Governor. Well aware of their situation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked all banks employees for going the extra mile to ensure that the implementation of the demonetisation scheme was on track.

Global

Facebook bug 'kills' users in 'terrible error'

The company made no further comments as to what exactly caused the error. But I think Facebook can also add value at the opposite end of the quality spectrum, identifying articles that are thoughtful and thoroughly reported (and publications with a track record of producing such articles) and giving those an extra boost in the News Feed algorithm.

Global

Russian Federation had contact with Trump, foreign minister confirms

It is not uncommon for the presidential nominees of major parties to have contact with foreign leaders, or to meet with foreign government officials. The statement came from Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov , who said in an interview with the state-run Interfax news agency that "there were contacts" with the Trump team.

Global

Pro-Russia candidate favorite in Moldova presidential runoff

The United States has agreed to resettle an unspecified number of refugees languishing in Pacific island camps in a deal that is expected to inspire more asylum seekers to attempt to reach Australia by boat, officials said. She needed a high turnout to stand a chance of winning. Nearly 47 percent of the electorate had voted by 5 p.m. (1500 GMT), about 4 percentage points higher than in the first round.

Global

Modi takes jibe at Rahul on demonetisation

Noting that the people had chosen his government to unearth black money and eliminate corruption, Modi said that for three years (2012, 2013 and 2014), newspapers had reported about scams in 2G spectrum and coal block auctions and holding the Commonwealth Games by the "people who were now standing in queue for Rs 4,000".

Global

Germany thanks Georgian soldiers for preventing attack on Germany's Consulate in Afghanistan

After the explosion, fighting continued both inside and outside the consulate as other militants were turned back from the complex by German, Afghan and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops. Civilian casualties caused by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces have been one of the most contentious issues in the 15-year campaign against the insurgents, prompting strong public and government criticism.

Global

Hillary Clinton joins list of presidential losers who won popular vote

Clinton did not address her supporters on election night but delivered a concession speech to her campaign staff and backers in NY shortly before noon on November 9. She said that the constitutional democracy "enshrines the peaceful transfer of power, and we don't just respect that, we cherish it". Their 90-minute meeting in the White House Oval Office, with no aides present, took place just two days after Trump's stunning defeat of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton .

Global

Dealing with adductor injury

The source tells ESPN FC the injury will require a recovery time measured in "months, not weeks" and such a timeline would render the Colorado Rapids goalkeeper unavailable for the remainder of the MLS playoffs. The Rapids play Seattle in MLS' Western Conference finals on November 22 and 27. The Rapids will now turn to Zac MacMath to take Howard's place in goal.

Global

Lewis Hamilton: 'Brazilian Grand Prix was smooth sailing for me'

Rosberg can also finish second in Brazil, and third in Abu Dhabi and still be the champion. "They wouldn't be happy", said the Dutchman, when asked about his approach to the last two races . Hamilton started on pole and remained untroubled at the head of the pack in Sao Paulo , as persistent heavy rain wreaked havoc among the field behind him.

Global

Japan inks civil nuclear deal with India

PM Modi, who arrived here on Thursday, had first met Indian community members in Tokyo . (Toru Yamanaka/Pool Photo via AP). Civil nuclear cooperation agreement is another significant deal between India-Japan. Under this pact, as in the case with the civil nuclear compact with America, Japan can terminate the agreement if India tests nuclear weapons. Japan's Toshiba has majority stakes in USA nuclear firm Westinghouse that is building a set of six reactors in Andhra Pradesh and could ...

Global

Alibaba posts record Singles' Day sales, but growth slows

Alibaba is hoping to boost sales from China's biggest annual online-shopping event-Singles' Day-with what it claims is the world's first virtual-reality shopping experience. It's Singles Day again folks, the time when China loses its mind and goes on a shopping spree. If Alibaba Group's mega e-commerce shopping extravaganza is the global retail benchmark that the company's leaders say it is, then things are looking up for the industry.

Global

Mitrovic's late, late equaliser deals Wales World Cup qualification blow

As the half progressed, Serbia began to take a stranglehold in midfield, but Wales were equal to the task and limited their opponents to half chances in an increasingly tight and nervy affair. From Serbia's point of view it was an very bad goal to concede. Hal Robson-Kanu won the ball off Matija Nastasic by the touchline and squared it for Bale, who beat keeper Vladimir Stojkovic with a crisp low shot from 18 metres.

Global

Harry Kane released from England squad and returns to Tottenham

England caretaker boss Gareth Southgate said: 'Harry reported for us last week but obviously he hadn't played a full game for some seven weeks. Everybody is going to want to know by the end of November, middle of December where everything's heading so that we can decide who is responsible for which parts of the organisation's work.

Global

Inspired By Donald Trump, Republican Governor Refuses to Concede Defeat

While the numbers were close, Donald Trump pulled ahead with 50 percent of the vote, but those Trump supporters did not necessarily vote Republican down the ballot. He too is waiting for all provisional ballots to be counted. McCrory's campaign says it's concerned about officials in Durham saying around 11 p.m.

Global

Rendell: Comey Did Irreparable Damage To Clinton Campaign

The New York Times said there is an increasing chance of Trump being elected as the next president of the United States . As Election Day approached - to the relief of the many voters left cold by the long drawn-out slog through the political mud - both candidates maintained break-neck schedules.

Global

White House Doesn't Rule Out Pardoning Hillary Clinton

The Obama administration has said that it will fully cooperate with the transition to the upcoming Trump administration. After his meeting with Obama , Trump will meet with House speaker Paul Ryan at the Capitol Hill Club and majority leader Mitch McConnell at Capitol Hill.

Global

Obama says he and Trump had 'excellent conversation'

Emerging from the meetings, Trump sketched out priorities for his presidency. The media followed president-elect Donald Trump's plane from LaGuardia to Reagan as he headed toward his anticipated meeting with President Obama . The White House pool now covering Obama will be on hand to photograph the sitting president and the president-elect together after their discussion.

Global

As smog chokes Delhi, city govt issues health advisory

Meanwhile, the environment secretaries of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Rajasthan will submit a report on the burning of agricultural residues and the measures their respective governments will take or are taking to curb pollution to the National Green Tribunal (NGT).


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 Forward → End