European Commission forecast: Malta's economic activity to remain robust

Meanwhile wages are rising. GDP growth was fuelled by a surge in private consumption, in particular in the third quarter, supported by a benign price environment also in the second half of the year. The labor market is already tight, with increasin... More..

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North Korea Test-Fires First Missile Under A Trump Presidency
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

North Korea Test-Fires First Missile Under A Trump Presidency

A United States official said the missile tested traveled 500 kilometers (310 miles) before landing in the Sea of Japan and that it was launched from North Pyongan province. The missile flew about 500km befor...More..

DuPont Puts Toxic Exposure Lawsuits Behind It With $671 Million Settlement
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

DuPont Puts Toxic Exposure Lawsuits Behind It With $671 Million Settlement

The settlement comes on the heels of a decision last month by a federal court jury in OH, which found DuPont liable for $10.5 million in punitive damages in one the first cases to go to trial. As previously ...More..

Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau talk immigration, trade at White House
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau talk immigration, trade at White House

Trump and Trudeau host a meeting with women business leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House. Before their news conference, Trudeau and Trump met with a group of women business leaders and agreed to cr...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Protesters Block Betsy DeVos From Visiting Washington, DC, Public School

One protester cried, "She does not represent anything we stand for!" The Senate confirmed DeVos on Tuesday to lead the Department of Education after Vice President Pence cast a tie-breaking vote, the first ti...More..

United Airlines removes pilot from plane after rant about Clinton and Trump
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

United Airlines removes pilot from plane after rant about Clinton and Trump

A USA pilot has been removed from a flight after arriving late, out of uniform and using the PA system to engage passengers in a rant about her divorce and President Trump. Footage filmed by a shocked flier sho...More..

France 22 Scotland 16: Camille Lopez kicks Les Bleus to victory
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

France 22 Scotland 16: Camille Lopez kicks Les Bleus to victory

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter could not explain what went wrong with Finn Russell's freakish missed conversion after his side lost 22-16 to France in Paris . To come away with one point is better than n...More..

Cambodian opposition chief resigns from party
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Cambodian opposition chief resigns from party

He has been the target of several lawsuits by Mr Hun Sen and the CPP, mostly related to his criticisms of the ruling party on his Facebook page. Executive members of Cambodia's beleaguered opposition party on...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

NSW Bushfire Threat Downgraded As Authorities Assess Property Loss

The Fire Service warns the fire risk could reach catastrophic levels across the state and stay there for several hours. "This is as bad as it gets". "In these conditions, the fire will spread quickly". It was t...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Education Department misspells name of civil rights icon

In a now-deleted tweet, they wrote, "Post updated - our deepest apologizes for the earlier typo". Another tweet followed, apologizing for the apology. Critics of DeVos and the Trump Administration had a ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

"Unknown substance" causes Hamburg airport evacuation

Firefighters later said they had found an empty cartridge that had likely contained pepper spray or tear gas, sold in Germany for self-defence use. Hundreds of passengers were shuttled out of the airport un...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Greece won't accept "illogical" demands from lenders, PM says

Yesterday, the country made progress in its talks with lenders, moving closer to a deal to secure new loan disbursements and save the country from default. The meeting comes amid global concerns about a disagre...More..

Reagan Tokes, missing Ohio State University student, found shot dead in park
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Reagan Tokes, missing Ohio State University student, found shot dead in park

The Grove City Division of Police have arrested a registered sex offender in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Ohio State University student Reagan Tokes . Sgt. Chris White, a Grove City detectiv...More..

Trump adviser Stephen Miller defends travel ban, advances false voter fraud claims
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Trump adviser Stephen Miller defends travel ban, advances false voter fraud claims

Mr. Miller said the president has multiple options, including seeking an emergency stay before the Supreme Court, petitioning for a review by a fuller slate of judges on the 9th Circuit or demanding a trial on ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

'SNL' Spoofs Kellyanne Conway's Obsession With Jake Tapper and the Spotlight

As a take on the character, it's light years more developed in sophistication and edge than the show's first gloss, whereby born provocateur Conway was actually frustrated by her freewheeling boss and trying to...More..

Prestonwood to host Night to Shine Prom for people with special needs
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Prestonwood to host Night to Shine Prom for people with special needs

During the three-hour event, guests have the option to get their hair done and shoes shined, and they also receive a corsage or boutonniere. As more and more sponsoring churches from all denominations jump on b...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

U.S. prevents Palestinian diplomat from accessing United Nations envoy to Libya post

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres informed the Security Council that he intends to appoint former Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad, seen here beside former U.S. "This is the beginning of a new era at...More..

New HB2 repeal plan from Democrats would add new nondiscrimination law
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

New HB2 repeal plan from Democrats would add new nondiscrimination law

Pricey Harrison (D-Guilford), one of the sponsors of the House legislation, in a statement. Gov. Roy Cooper, who campaigned against HB2 and in favor of non-discrimination protections, said during a news con...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Logan won't close, but your flight is probably canceled

ET. The storm is expected to have passed over the city completely by the early evening. Winter storm warnings were in effect in Boston and Philadelphia as well as New York City today, where city public sc...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Police auto crushed as lorry blows over in strong winds

A large truck travelling in the right hand lane could be seen slowly approaching the patrol auto before one of its trailers started swaying toward it. They had been attending to two other incidents of cars bein...More..