Uber loses UK case on worker rights, expected to appeal
LONDON - Lawyers say the taxi hailing app Uber has lost its appeal against a ruling that its drivers should be classed as workers in a case with broad implications for the gig...
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The United States Is Preparing a War between Latin-American States
John Bolton, the new US National Security Advisor, has relaunched the Pentagon's project for the destruction of the State structures in the Caribbean Basin. We remember that in...
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Saudi 2019 budget boosts spending in bid to spur sluggish economy
Saudi Arabia plans to increase state spending by 7 percent next year in an effort to spur economic growth that has been hurt by low oil prices. As Ivor Bennett reports...
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100 days to Brexit, businesses warn UK of no-deal abyss
With just 100 days until Brexit, the United Kingdom is on the brink of leaving the European Union without a divorce deal, the nightmare scenario for many businesses which are...
1 hour ago - Reuters
FedEx shares drop as economic slowdown prompts 2019 profit forecast cut
Shares of FedEx Corp fell nearly 8 percent on Wednesday, after the delivery package company jolted investors with a steeper-than-expected cut in its 2019 profit forecast...
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Five things you need to know about Theresa May's plans for immigration after Brexit
LONDON - Theresa May's government has finally unveiled its plans for UK immigration policy after Brexit. The plans, published with just 100 days until the UK's departure from...
2 hours ago - Business Insider
Oil steadies after sell-off but oversupply still drags
Oil stabilized on Wednesday after one of its biggest falls in years, but remained under pressure from oversupply and concern that a slowing global economy would depress demand.
3 hours ago - Reuters - 2 articles
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Here is what you need to know. Here comes the Fed. Markets are pricing in a 62.4% chance that the central bank raises its fed funds rate by 25 basis points to a range between...
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Federal Reserve Threatens the Booming U.S. Economy
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Ukraine secures new IMF loan after making reforms
KIEV, Ukraine - The Ukrainian leader says the International Monetary Fund has approved a new loan for the country. President Petro Poroshenko hailed the move as recognition of...
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
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Senate overwhelmingly passes criminal justice overhaul
The Senate has passed a sweeping criminal justice bipartisan overhaul, giving President Donald Trump a victory as Congress nears its holiday break.
Trump declares defeat of ISIS in Syria as US reportedly plans total...
The US is planning a total withdrawal of its military forces from Syria, where they are nearing the end of the campaign to retake all of the territory once held by ISIS...
Report: Facebook shared private messages with partners
Facebook gave some companies more extensive access to users' personal data than it has previously revealed, letting them read private messages or see the names of friends...
Trump declares victory over ISIS as the US prepares to pull all 2,000 troops...
President Donald Trump announced Wednesday morning that the US has defeated ISIS, which he says was the only reason US troops are in Syria. His declaration of victory comes...
Senate to vote Wednesday on bill to avert government shutdown
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he'll be introducing a stopgap measure to continue funding the government until Feb. 8 to avert a government shutdown.
UK opposition leader denies calling PM May ‘stupid woman'
LONDON - Britain's main opposition leader is facing calls to apologize after he was accused of calling Prime Minister Theresa May a “stupid woman” in the House of Commons...
NFL Draft 2019: Michigan LB Devin Bush to forgo senior year
The 20-year-old was named the Big Ten's Defensive Player of the Year and a consensus All-American this season.
'I thought I was a goner': Rare tornado damages homes in Washington state
A strong tornado touched down in Washington state, heavily damaging several homes and toppling trees.
Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald says Sunday may be final home game
The veteran wide receiver has "no clue" whether he will retire or return to play another season.
The Latest: 1st signing-day surprise as Michigan beats Bama
The Latest on the first day of the early college football signing period :