Italy's Populists Angered as President Foils Their Bid to Form a Coalition Government
Italy's president on Sunday vetoed a euro-skeptic choice for economy minister, foiling a bid by populists to form Italy's next government and increasing the prospects of a...
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Kilauea Volcano Disrupts Big Island's Tourist-Dependent Economy
The spectacular lava fountains and fissures on Hawaii's Big Island are scaring the tourists away. That's a big problem for an island whose economy is heavily dependent on...
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She may bring cookies, but California clean-air regulator is powerful and blunt
As head of the California Air Resources Board, 73-year-old Mary Nichols is arguably the state's most powerful weapon in its war with President Donald Trump over the its plan to...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Erdogan Economy Isn't Tanking Like Lira as Turkey Heads to Polls
The economic numbers say Turkey is booming. The financial markets seem to think it's on the verge of a crash.
4 hours ago - Bloomberg
Crews cleaning up oil spill at Kinder Morgan station north of Kamloops, B.C
DARFIELD, B.C. - Crews using an emergency response trailer and vacuum trucks are working to clean up a crude oil spill at a Kinder Morgan station north of Kamloops, B.C. The...
5 hours ago - National Post
Cape Town is running out of water - I visited and saw what the financial problems of 'Day Zero' look like on the ground
Cape Town, South Africa, is experiencing a massive drought, preparing for "Day Zero," when the city's water supply is depleted. Residents are only allowed to use 50 liters of...
6 hours ago - Business Insider
‘Unprecedented institutional clash': Italy fails to form govt over anti-EU economic minister
Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte said he's given up on attempts to form a government after President Sergio Mattarella rejected his candidacy for economy minister. The...
7 hours ago - RT - 2 articles
The Latest: Italy: Premier-designate says he made big effort
ROME - The Latest on the drawn-out process of forming Italy's new government : 7:20 p.m. Italian Premier-Designate Giuseppe Conte says he tried his hardest to form the...
8 hours ago - National Post - 3 articles
Italy's president says he refused to approve economy minister with anti-euro stance that would alarm markets
ROME - Italy's president says he refused to approve economy minister with anti-euro stance that would alarm markets.
8 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Colombia's Economic Model at Stake in Election
Colombians are voting Sunday for a new president who will face sharp challenges: hundreds of thousands of hungry Venezuelans pouring into the country, the unraveling of a peace...
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Flash flooding reported in Maryland as heavy rain soaks much of state
News outlets showed photos and video of brown water rushing down Main Street in Ellicott City, just outside Baltimore.
Video shows life-threatening flooding near Baltimore
Maryland emergency management officials urged people to avoid downtown Ellicott City, an area outside Baltimore.
Danica Patrick crashes out of final race at Indianapolis 500
INDIANAPOLIS - Danica Patrick's racing career ended with a wreck in Turn 2 at the track that made her famous. Patrick had been running near the middle of the pack in the...
US delegation holds talks with North Korean officials
Trump told reporters Saturday that there was "a lot of goodwill," that the original plan was still being considered and that "that hasn't changed."
Boston's Memorial Day flag garden idea spreads across the US
Over 37,000 American flags grace the Boston Common as part of an annual Memorial Day tradition to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice
'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office
Disney estimated Sunday that "Solo" will gross $101 million over the four-day Memorial Day weekend.
Heavy rain flooding Ellicott City, parts of Baltimore area
Heavy rain is flooding parts of the Baltimore area, including Ellicott City, which was heavily flooded two years ago.
Authorities: Flash flood surges through Maryland community
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. - Roaring flash floods struck a Maryland city Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years ago, its main street turned into a raging river...
Police: Decomposing body found under bridge identified as missing 5-year-old...
Police say a small, decomposing body found in central Kansas has been identified as that of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, who has been missing since February.
Budget battle brews as Trump threatens another shutdown
President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he'll never sign another trillion-dollar-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March