Trump, Theresa May to meet in Davos

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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: WorldTags: Donald TrumpBritish Premier Theresa MayDavos 2018World Economic Forum (WEF)

Douglas Todd: Why most suburban Metro Vancouver politicians are mum on foreign ownership

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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 […]
Douglas Todd

Los Angeles Times journalists vote 248-44 to unionize

2 ore 35 minuti ago

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...

James Rufus Koren

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian name baby Chicago West

2 ore 35 minuti ago

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...

Tracy Swartz

Primer trasplante cardíaco infantil con incompatibilidad sanguínea

2 ore 35 minuti ago
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...

Reevely: Sloppy questioning of Civic hospital deal feeds cynicism, not hope

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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, […]
David Reevely, Ottawa Citizen

Douglas Todd: Here's how to end migration scams by the global rich in Canada

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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 […]
Douglas Todd

Clubs ignore mandatory players’ medical tests

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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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Singayazi Kaminjolo

US crude output to overtake Saudi Arabia “very soon”

2 ore 40 minuti ago
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 & EconomyTags: United StatesUSSaudi ArabiaUS ShaleInternational Energy AgencyVenezuelaOilOPEClabels: Special

FOTO in VIDEO: Neurje v Nemčiji povzročilo za 500 milijonov evrov škode

2 ore 41 minuti ago 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.