learningandfinance.com

Global

Scores of Unaccompanied Children Remain in Calais 'Jungle:' Charities

They are desperate to make a better life for themselves. People were seen milling around despite the announcement, but authorities said they would stop processing people by Wednesday evening. "The registration process is no longer functioning", Teuten added. Riot police have blocked off the roads, she said, and they chased away anyone who attempted to walk to over to the registration area.

Global

The 4 crucial messages in Nicola Sturgeon's "home rule" speech

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will declare herself the main opposition to British Prime Minister Theresa May's government, setting a course that is created to show Scotland is moving in a different direction from the rest of Britain.

Global

Trump edges Clinton by 3 points in UT/Texas Tribune poll

The New York businessman also struck back at Clinton for criticizing him for attending the opening of his new hotel in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. I mean, I've been doing six, seven, eight things a day, every single day. While campaigning in Springfield, he criticized Clinton for being too tough on Vladimir Putin, another surprisingly favorable comment from Trump about the Russian leader.

Global

Cuba organizes vote-watching party on US embargo

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez presented the draft resolution to the assembly, heralding the US announcement of a historic abstention as a "positive step" in the ongoing process of normalizing relations between the two countries after decades of resistance by Cuban people.

Global

Russian Federation bins request to refuel in Spain

Russian Federation withdrew its request to refuel its warships in a Spanish port, and so Moscow and Madrid both found a diplomatic way to get themselves off a hard hook. Warships from an eight-strong group led by the carrier Admiral Kuznetsov will take on fuel and supplies at the Spanish port of Ceuta after passing through the Straits of Gibraltar this morning, Spanish newspapers reported.

Global

Russia scraps Spain fuel stop for Syria-bound warships

NATO's tensions with Russian Federation have been building since Crimea and the West's decision to impose retaliatory sanctions. NATO's aim is to make good on a July promise by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders to deter Russian Federation in Europe's ex-Soviet states, after Moscow orchestrated the annexation of the Crimea peninsula in 2014.

Global

Oil prices say goodbye to $50

Baghdad is aiming to expand its market share, which would be put at risk by reducing its production rate. U.S. crude stockpiles fell 553,000 barrels last week, the U.S. Its US equivalent, West Texas Intermediate crude, stayed below the $50 threshold this afternoon to trade down 1.6 per cent, or 81 cents, to $49.15.

Global

Duterte says he wants foreign troops out

But he quickly became vexed when answering questions and held up the front page of a Philippine newspaper which carried the headline "Duterte sparking worldwide distress - U.S.". Duterte called the US a "great country" that helped the Philippines a lot, but also one that "lived off the fat of my land". He left out colorful insults against Americans, did not mention any " separation " from allies, preferring to talk about an "independent foreign policy".

Global

Denuclearizing North Korea a 'lost cause,' USA intel chief says

Responding to the comments, State Department spokesperson John Kirby made clear that Clapper's views do not represent Washington's official stance. He added that the aim is to bring back North Korea to the negotiating table for "good faith" talks .

Global

Bernie Sanders Fights AT&T Merger, Says He"ll Pressure Clinton"

In the latest blockbuster media merger, AT&T announced over the weekend that it will pay $85.4 billion to buy Time Warner (the media company, not the cable operator). Charter acquired Time Warner Cable in May, and now the name Time Warner Cable is being retired. The Republican and Democratic leaders of the panel announced Thursday that the December 7 hearing will focus on the planned merger's impact on consumers.

Global

Antonio Conte defended by Chelsea's Pedro after Jose Mourinho exchange

Earlier in the season City came out on top in a 2-1 victory over the reds, during a Premier League meet. But Pedro told Cadena Ser: "Mourinho's reaction was exaggerated, Conte made no scornful or degrading movements". He has unbelievable potential. Given he likes to play the game, too, maybe he is the 13th. However, Mourinho's side were 1-0 down after just 30 seconds at Stamford Bridge following a defensive mix-up and went on to concede a further three goals thanks to some very bad ...

Global

Belgians reach deal on European Union-Canada free trade agreement

It makes the deadline for signature next to impossible. CETA would have removed 98% of tariffs between the 508 million people living within the 28-nation European Union and Canada, the world's 10 biggest economy, saving European Union exporters an estimated €500 million ($540 million) in duties annually.

Global

Fourth Victim Dies in Los Angeles Mass Shooting

At least fifty people were reportedly inside the home when the incident took place, with three men leaving the party to retrieve handguns before returning and opening fire on the crowd. Police who arrived at the scene in a working class neighborhood dotted by tall palm trees found shell casings and blood throughout the restaurant west of downtown Los Angeles .

Global

Media Blackout as Militarized Police Begin Clearing DAPL Protest Camp

Two helicopters and a fixed-wing airplane monitored the operation from the air. Protesters blocking a North Dakota highway as part of an effort to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline say their new camp is a "line in the sand".

Global

Authorities searching for suspect in Oklahoma killings

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office spokesman Mark Opgrande says investigators believe 38-year-old Michael Dale Vance, Jr., was shot at least once by Wellston police on Sunday evening. Hampton, one of two full-time officers with the Wellston Police Department; Stewart, a certified reserve officer, and Alfred Hancock, a reserve officer in training, responded to a call about 6:30 p.m.

Global

Iraqi forces evacuate 1000 from Mosul

The militias, known collectively as Hashid Shaabi, or Popular Mobilisation Forces, said last week they would help the army take back Tal Afar, a mainly ethnic Turkmen city west of Mosul on the road linking Iraq to Syria. Another six villagers were tied to the back of a vehicle and dragged through the street because they were related to a tribal leader battling IS, Colville said.

Global

DNC Files Lawsuit to Stop RNC Voter Intimidation Tactics

The Democratic National Committee on Wednesday asked a USA judge to hold the Republican National Committee in contempt of court over allegations that Donald Trump encouraged his supporters to intimidate minority voters. "Trump has falsely and repeatedly told his supporters that the November 8 election will be "rigged" based upon fabricated claims of voter fraud in "certain areas, ' according to the filing".

Global

UN preparing for possible chemical attack in Iraq's Mosul

In Mosul alone, the group made about $4 million per month in taxation, especially on salaries paid to workers by the central government in Baghdad . Iraqis who fled their homes expressed joy at escaping ISIS's brutal rule as they were given shelter and assistance.

Global

Trump Has 2-Point Edge in Bloomberg Politics Poll of Florida

The Bloomberg Politics Florida Poll was taken between October 21-24 and surveyed 953 Florida residents who have already voted or say they will certainly vote. There is, however, strong partisan division on the question in a state famous for hanging chads and a 2000 presidential recount that ultimately led to the presidency to George W.

Global

Reilly Smith: Reilly Smith scores in loss to Penguins

Sidney Crosby, playing for the first time this season, scored his first goal and created a ripple effect all through the Pittsburgh Penguins' four lines. "Usually that's what I do, chip pucks in and try to go get it", Kuhnhackl agreed. Despite the concussion, he forced his way into the action Tuesday when he recorded a hit on the first shift of the game.

Global

Police fire pepper spray, bean bags as they oust protesters

Protesters of the Dakota Access pipeline encampment sits Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, on private property near Cannon Ball, N.D., owned by the pipeline developer, Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners. On Sunday morning, as authorities were monitoring a pipeline protest from a helicopter, a drone flew at the helicopter "in a threatening manner", the Morton County Sheriff's Department said.

Global

Number of Iraqis displaced in Mosul op reaches 10000

Iraqi forces have found extensive tunneling networks in areas retaken from IS, which the militants used to elude US -led coalition warplanes. IS has previously used chemical weapons in attacks on Iraqi and coalition forces, and there are fears that it might do so again inside Mosul, where more than a million civilians live.

Global

Responding to news of the demolition of the Calais Jungle

The letter comes at a time when charities based at Calais continue to raise concerns about the welfare of the children still stranded in the partly demolished refugee camp. But the fate of unaccompanied minors - the cause of a bitter blame game between Paris and London - remained uncertain. But in apparent recognition that they had not relocated all adults from the camp, buses resumed service at 10:30 a.m.

Global

US, Israel condemn new UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

In a secret ballot, the resolution passed Wednesday in Paris with less than a majority of the committee's 21 members - 10 states voted in favor and two were opposed, with eight abstaining and one absent. What also caused much fury in Tel Aviv is that UNESCO used the Arabic references to Haram al-Sharif, Al-Aqsa Mosque and other Muslim religious and heritage sites.

Global

Belgian discussions on EU-Canada trade deal fail - Flemish leader

The parliamentary leader's reversal from his previous unflappable optimism followed Belgian Premier Charles Michel's admission that his government could not endorse the CETA after talks failed to win over the leaders of Wallonia and other French-speaking regions skeptical about the far-sweeping trade pact .

Global

This is Stockholm calling: Where are you, Bob Dylan?

U.S. music legend Bob Dylan , whose poetic lyrics have influenced generations of fans, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the first songwriter to win the award in a decision that stunned prize watchers. "Like a lot of people, when I heard (his music) I couldn't get past the voice", said the City and Colour songwriter. In his book " Chronicles " Dylan wrote fondly of the unique political and cultural blend present in 1950s Hibbing.

Global

PA Poll: Clinton ahead of Trump; McGinty leading Toomey

In the five polls where she was ahead, the former secretary of state led by as few as two points in the University of North Florida survey and as much as four points in the CBS/YouGov and Opinion Savvy surveys. The poll underscores how widespread concerns about Clinton make it hard for her to expand beyond a single-digit edge over Trump, as well as Trump's continuing challenges in appealing beyond a core base of supporters.

Global

Armed officers begin arresting Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters

Authorities used a sound cannon to scatter the activists, who set fire to some of their barricades built of vehicle tires and wood. Many protesters openly defied the officers, while others took part in prayer circles and burned sage. "Unfortunately, I am very saddened by the response of the protesters" spokesperson. Protests supporting the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's opposition to the pipeline have been ongoing for months, with more than 260 people arrested so far in North Dakota.

Global

Putin criticises US, says ready for new president

Russia's foreign ministry at the weekend said that an old version of its website had apparently been attacked after a USA hacker claimed he broke in and posted a mocking message. "America is a great power", Putin said. "Does anyone really think that Russian Federation can influence the choice of the American people in any way?" Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump - accused of being too cozy with Vladimir Putin.

Global

Russian Federation withdraws request to dock and refuel battleships in Spanish port

News reports say those ships are equipped with cruise missiles, but officials won't speculate on whether Russian Federation has also moved nuclear warheads to its western exclave - with Stoltenberg only pointing out "nuclear-capable Iskander missiles" were transferred to Kaliningrad earlier this month.

Global

Iraqi PM: Mosul Operation Going Faster than Expected

In addition to the Kurds, Iraqi Security Forces and Shiite militias are also taking part in the battle against ISIS . The Iraqi Army has been moving from the south, and special forces joined the offensive with a predawn advance on the town of Bartalla, backed by USA -led coalition air strikes.

Global

Police suspend efforts to find vehicle submerged in Lake Ontario

Authorities were first called in shortly before 4:00 P.M. following reports that a vehicle had smashed through the guardrail on the lift bridge on Cherry Street. "Apparently the vehicle was on the surface of the water when the person dove in", Aucoin said. One person was treated for hypothermia after jumping into the shipping channel to try and assist the occupant in the auto, believed to be a female driver.

Global

S Korea activists drop leaflet North after missile tests

The launch comes after the United States and South Korea agreed in Washington on Wednesday to bolster military and diplomatic efforts to counter the North's nuclear and missile programs, which it is pursuing in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions.

Global

Trump says hotel shows what he could do for US

So, like so much else, his recent itinerary appears to be motivated by money and how the campaign might enable him to leverage publicity for his post-election life. Clinton has 51 percent among likely voters and Trump has 37 percent, the poll found. Nine per cent of Republicans in the poll, including 15 per cent of moderate to liberal Republicans , say they're at least leaning toward supporting Clinton.

Global

Europe rescues its huge free trade deal with Canada

A Belgian deal would still have to be approved by the other 27 European Union members. Chrystia Freeland, Canada's trade minister, said the country was ready to sign this important agreement "when Europe is ready". European Council President Donald Tusk tweeted , "Only once all procedures are finalised for EU signing CETA, will I contact PM @ JustinTrudeau ".


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 Forward → End