BlackBerry wins $815 million in dispute with Qualcomm

In a statement , Qualcomm said it disagrees. On Wednesday (April 12), shares of BlackBerry climbed 15.19 percent on the NASDAQ to reach $8.85, while its shares soared 14.90 percent on the Toronto Stock Exchange to $11.80. Apple's complaint ... More..

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Bank holds rate, sees better growth and risks

In January, he said the unknowns surrounding the US trade agenda, along with what was then the sluggish state of the Canadian economy, had left the door open to a possible rate cut. counterpart after the Bank o...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

The law requires that identities of USA persons picked up or mentioned during the course of foreign surveillance be masked; that is, that they be shielded from people reading the reports. This official and two ...More..

Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants 'Fearless Girl' moved
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants 'Fearless Girl' moved

When Italian sculptor Arturo Di Modica installed his "Charging Bull" sculpture smack dab in the nexus of Wall Street under cover of nightfall, it was meant to stand as a symbol of American financial resilie...More..

Wall St's 'Charging Bull' artist says girl statue violates his rights
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wall St's 'Charging Bull' artist says girl statue violates his rights

He told MarketWatch the fearless girl statue was simply "an advertising trick ", which no one can argue with. " Fearless Girl " is meant to stay on Wall Street until February 2018. " Wall Street is a tra...More..

Huge fire devastates migrant camp in northern France
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Huge fire devastates migrant camp in northern France

The Afghans were apparently unhappy at being put up in the communal kitchens while the Kurds slept in chalets. They argued about their territory and their personal space. One migrant was knocked over by a auto ...More..

Trump walks out before signing executive orders
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Trump walks out before signing executive orders

The second order will reportedly strengthen the government's ability to enforce anti-dumping laws, a form of trade manipulation in which foreign manufacturers attempt to undercut USA suppliers by selling goods ...More..

Trump looks to put end to Bannon Kushner in fighting
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Trump looks to put end to Bannon Kushner in fighting

Days later, however, the stream of anti-Kushner articles at Breitbart has stopped - and according to a new report from Business Insider's Oliver Darcy, that is not a coincidence. Bannon resigned from Bre...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Trump talks up orders on trade, but neglects to sign them

One order directs the Commerce Department and the U.S. Trade Representative to examine trade abuses that contribute to the country's trade deficit, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters. Ross echo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

United Nations strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Abe also told reporters at his official residence that he was watching to see how China would respond to Pyongyang after President Xi Jinping meets with Trump at the United States leader's Mar-a-Lago resort in ...More..

US airlines show improvement in annual study
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

US airlines show improvement in annual study

In April 2016, Seattle-based Alaska Air Group publicly announced it would be acquiring Virgin America in 2017 to form the nation's fifth-largest airline. NOTE: The 2015 rating included 13 airlines. Accordin...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Whole Foods' activist battle sets up a clash of foodie gurus

With its newly acquired stake, valued at $721 million, Jana Partners says it wants to reevaluate Whole Foods from top to bottom - analyzing everything from its real estate selection to senior management and s...More..

Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings

Under the terms of the deal, Intrawest shareholders will receive $23.75 in cash, a 40 per cent premium to Intrawest's closing stock price of over $16.97 on 12 January, the trading day prior to Reuters' report...More..

Flint's 18000 Lead-Contaminated Water Lines Will Be Replaced by 2020
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Flint's 18000 Lead-Contaminated Water Lines Will Be Replaced by 2020

The state will allocate $87 million for the City of Flint to identify and replace at least 18,000 unsafe water lines in Flint by 2020 under a proposed settlement of a federal lawsuit that also provides the stat...More..

Russia-Syria Ties to Dominate G7 Meeting of Foreign Ministers
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Russia-Syria Ties to Dominate G7 Meeting of Foreign Ministers

The U.S. strike, in response to an April 4 chemical attack that killed dozens of Syrian civilians, including many children, was Washington's first intervention against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad an...More..

'Regime change... is going to happen': U.S. on Assad's future in Syria
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

'Regime change... is going to happen': U.S. on Assad's future in Syria

The comments represented a departure from what Haley had said before the United States military launched a massive missile strike against a Syrian airbase in the early hours of Friday. The missile strikes catap...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

US Rep. Maxine Waters: Bill O'Reilly 'needs to go to jail'

While not many people have publicly supported O'Reilly since the New York Times revealed that he had paid almost $ 13 million in five separate sexual harassment settlements , Trump asserted that he does n...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Vimy Ridge Centenary: Trudeau, Hollande Honour Those Who Fought WWI Battle

Vimy Ridge was an engagement during the Battle Of Arras itself, which lasted from 9 April to 16 May 1917 and claimed 18,000 Scottish lives - the highest concentration of Scots involved in any WW1 campaign. And ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Shareholders approve spinoff of Toshiba's prized memory chip unit

A bankruptcy filing will allow Pittsburgh-based Westinghouse , whose nuclear plant projects have been dogged by delays and cost overruns, to renegotiate or break its construction contracts, although the utilit...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Judge To Decide If State Should Help With Pipe Replacement in Flint

The state has also agreed to set aside an additional US$10 million for unexpected extra expenses. The proposed timeline looks to replace lines in at least 6,000 households by 2018, 12,000 by the following yea...More..