Author: APID: 1516395332667413200Fri, 2018-01-19 03:00
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will hold a formal meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May next week on the sidelines of the Davos summit.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump looks forward to meeting with May “to further strengthen the US-US Special Relationship.”
Trump is traveling next week to the World Economic Forum’s 48th Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
Main category: World
Tags: Donald TrumpBritish Premier Theresa MayDavos 2018World Economic Forum (WEF)
Why have the great bulk of Metro Vancouver’s suburban politicians stayed quiet about the impact of foreign capital on the over-heated housing market? After the announced retirement of City of Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, many commentators said the calamity of his otherwise useful decade in office has been his failure to solve the housing affordability […]
Journalists at the Los Angeles Times have overwhelmingly elected to form a union, a first for the 136-year-old news organization that for much of its history was known for its opposition to organized labor.
The union drive was launched publicly in October and culminated in an election earlier this...
Huntley High School was placed on lockdown Friday after two bullets were discovered by a student in a hallway, school officials said in web posting.
Principal Scott Rowe said in the posting that there was “no imminent threat to safety” following the discovery of the bullets outside the school’s...
Rapper Kanye West hasn't lived in Chicago for years, but the city is still close to his heart. He and wife Kim Kardashian named their newborn daughter Chicago West.
Kardashian announced the name Friday on her app and Twitter. Chicago West — nicknamed “Chi” — was 7 pounds, 6 ounces when she was...
The Suffolk SPCA said Friday it is offering a $2,000 reward in the case of a "blatant act of animal cruelty" involving a pit bull thrown out of a car in Holtsville.
La intervención ha sido posible gracias a la implantación de un programa de trasplante AB0 Incompatible, el que se le ha realizado a la bebé, y que permite realizar un trasplante de corazón a un menor de un año gracias a que se sabe que hasta los seis meses de vida los niños nacen sin anticuerpos...
Clive Doucet returned to city hall this week, complaining about the year-old decision on where to put a new hospital. One thing about Doucet, on display through his whole 13-year career as the civic councillor for Capital ward, is he cares deeply. He loves Ottawa with an open heart. He wants it to be better, […]
Chris Knight: If Sparks ever wrote a country song, this movie would be its music video.
The country’s national Olympics organization so far has chosen not to decertify the gymnastics federation, despite sexual-abuse claims from more than 150 young women.
Canada could crack down in many ways on the scams performed by “ghost immigrants” who avoid paying their share of Canadian taxes while driving up housing prices in Vancouver and Toronto. Immigration and tax specialists are pressing Ottawa to adopt numerous proposals they believe would put an end to widespread illegitimate migration schemes, such as […]
The University of Ottawa Health Services is saying little about the case of a family doctor accused of surreptitiously videotaping a young woman during a medical exam. “In the wake of very serious charges filed against one of our family physicians, we are taking all measures to fulfill our professional and legal obligations while ensuring […]
The Olympic gymnasts Jordyn Wieber and Aly Raisman are among dozens of women speaking in a Michigan court this week about sexual abuse from the former team doctor.
Amid the ongoing flurry of player transfers, some football teams are signing new players without the mandatory pre-transfer medical tests, thereby risking their financial investment as well as players’ careers and health. The current transfer window, which opened early this month, has seen about 11 players switching clubs. However, Weekend Nation investigation has established that…
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Author: RICHARD WACHMANID: 1516394476597335000Fri, 2018-01-19 21:10
LONDON: The rapid growth of US shale producers will shortly knock Saudi Arabia from second to third place among the world’s oil-producing titans, with only Russia ahead, the International Energy Agency said on Friday.
With Venezuelan output plummeting amid political and economic turmoil, the IEA indicated the Kingdom could lose its number two position in 2018.
“Very soon US crude production may overtake that of Saudi Arabia and also rival Russia’s,” it said.
Main category: Business & Economy
Tags: United StatesUSSaudi ArabiaUS ShaleInternational Energy AgencyVenezuelaOilOPEC
Dan po pustošenju orkana Friederike v Nemčiji odstranjujejo posledice njegovega divjanja. Številne železniške povezave so še vedno prekinjene, na železniški infrastrukturi so našteli več kot 200 primerov poškodb. Sicer pa je neurje v Nemčiji, na Nizozemskem in Belgiji skupaj vzelo 12 življenj.