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October 24, 2018 8:52 PM FCC to vote to allow U.S. devices to use European navigation system

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Wednesday it will vote in November to allow U.S. devices to access the European global navigation satellite system known as Galileo, a move that could improve the services Americans use. Galileo is a 10-billion-euro ($11.40-billion) satellite program being developed by the European 104

October 23, 2018 3:41 PM Bank of Canada Widely Expected to Raise Interest Rates

Canada’s trade deal with U.S. and Mexico adds confidence to rate expectations The Bank of Canada is widely expected on Wednesday to raise its benchmark overnight interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point in response to solid economic growth and a new trade pact with the U.S. and Mexico. Economists from 10 out of 11 primary dealers of Canadian 65

October 23, 2018 2:52 PM BMW Is Recalling 1.6 Million Vehicles Worldwide Over Potential Fire Risk

(FRANKFURT, Germany) — Automaker BMW says it is expanding a recall to cover 1.6 million vehicles worldwide due to possible fluid leaks that could result in a fire. BMW said Tuesday that in some diesel vehicles coolant could leak from the exhaust gas recirculation module, part of the emissions reduction system. The leaks could combine with soot at high temperatures 75

October 21, 2018 2:16 AM Willie Reed picked No. 1 overall by Salt Lake City in G League draft

NEW YORK -- Willie Reed was the No. 1 pick Saturday in the G League draft, his rights going to the Salt Lake City Stars. His career NBA high is 22 points, done twice with the Heat in a span of four days in January 2017. And now he returns to the G League as part of Utah's affiliate club, looking to prove himself again. "I'm ready to get around the guys and get to work," Reed said. "I want to be able to lead by example 61

October 20, 2018 3:23 PM Motor racing: Hamilton v Vettel, the Formula One season so far

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton can clinch his fifth Formula One world championship at Sunday’s U.S. Grand Prix. Hamilton started the season on pole position but Vettel took the 48th victory of his career, after a Mercedes miscalculation during a virtual safety car period that allowed the German to take the lead. Vettel’s turn to start on pole in a Ferrari 84

October 20, 2018 2:46 AM Follow President Trump's rally in Arizona

President Trump, speaking at his rally tonight, touted the success of a trade deal between the United States, Canada and Mexico, saying "even the Democrats like it." "Two weeks ago, I announced that we are replacing the horrible, disgusting, terrible, terrible NAFTA deal with an incredible, brand-new US Mexico Canada Agreement," he said. Trump added 63

October 19, 2018 9:05 PM Hailey Baldwin Files for Husband Justin Bieber's Last Name

Hailey Baldwin is taking getting "wifed up" to a whole new level ... filing legal docs to possibly cash in on her hubby's famous last name. Baldwin submitted an application -- obtained by TMZ -- to register the trademark for the name Hailey Bieber. The application doesn't say much, but she's made one thing clear ... the trademark is meant to cover a possible 106

October 18, 2018 12:54 PM Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border on Thursday if Mexico did not move to halt large groups of migrants headed for the United States from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. “I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught - and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military 114

October 18, 2018 2:09 AM Canada’s Legalization of Marijuana Offers a Test Case for Other Countries

Supply constraints and regulations will likely slow the retail rollout OTTAWA—Canada became the largest country to legalize the recreational use of marijuana on Wednesday, a potentially watershed moment for a nascent cannabis industry that is banking on showing the drug can be safely regulated. The first Group of Seven country to embrace legalization 46

October 18, 2018 12:09 AM Australia's Investa says Blackstone pulls out of takeover race

(Reuters) - Australian landlord Investa Office Fund (IOF) (IOF.AX) said on Thursday it had been advised by Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) that the private equity giant would not match Canada’s Oxford Properties Group’s A$5.60 per share takeover bid. IOF said it had terminated the Blackstone agreement and had entered into a scheme implementation agreement 79