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September 6, 2018 9:18 PM Bank of Canada Likely to Raise Rates, Even if Nafta Talks Collapse

Central bank official says trade protectionism would weigh on growth but push up inflation, creating trade-offs OTTAWA—A breakdown in talks toward a revised North American Free Trade Agreement wouldn’t necessarily prevent the Bank of Canada from raising interest rates, a senior official from the central bank said Thursday. The Canadian dollar strengthened 52

August 31, 2018 9:32 AM Military Believes Trump’s Afghan War Plan Is Working, but Spy Agencies Are Pessimistic

U.S. intelligence officials have a gloomy view of the stalled conflict while military leaders support the year-old South Asia strategy WASHINGTON—U.S. military and intelligence officials are at odds over the direction of the war in Afghanistan, creating a new source of friction as President Trump and his national security team seek a way to end the 17-year-old 59

August 29, 2018 3:39 PM Two South African malls reopen after bomb threats

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Trading resumed at two of South Africa’s biggest shopping malls on Wednesday following bomb threats, after police found no explosive devices at either location. The Mall of Africa, located between Johannesburg and Pretoria, and the Sandton City mall in Johannesburg’s Sandton district both closed after reporting bomb threats 56

August 29, 2018 1:15 AM California to become first state eliminating bail for suspects awaiting trial

Suspects awaiting trial in California will now have their bail eliminated, according to a bill signed by Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday. (Getty) Suspects awaiting trial in California will now have their bail eliminated, according to a bill signed by Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday. In lieu of bail, suspects will be gauged under a risk-assessment 149

August 28, 2018 1:39 PM Trump Administration Launches Effort to Help Employers Comply With Labor Laws

Office of Compliance Initiatives will help companies comply with regulations before they run afoul of labor laws WASHINGTON—The U.S. Labor Department said Tuesday that it is creating an office to better help companies comply with regulations before finding they have run afoul of labor laws, which policy watchers called a change in tone from an Obama-era 36

August 23, 2018 3:56 PM Steven Tyler Sends Cease and Desist Letter to Stop Donald Trump from Playing Aerosmith at Rallies

If Donald Trump thinks he can keep playing Aerosmith songs at his rallies, he better dream on. After Trump, 72, used Aerosmith’s “Livin’ on the Edge” at a campaign event in Charleston, West Virginia, on Tuesday, frontman Steven Tyler sent the president a cease and desist letter ordering him to stop using the band’s music at his rallies. According to CBS News, Tyler 81

August 23, 2018 2:23 PM British businesses relieved at no-deal Brexit VAT tweak

LONDON (Reuters) - British business welcomed a commitment from the government to change how import VAT has to be paid should Britain leave the European Union without a deal - a technical accounting tweak that should avert a cashflow “time bomb” for many companies. Government guidance for businesses about Value Added Tax (VAT) in the event of a no-deal 53

August 21, 2018 4:20 PM Juventus sign Miralem Pjanic to new five-year contract

Miralem Pjanic has signed a contract extension which will keep him at Juventus until 2023, the club confirmed on Tuesday. According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, he will now earn €6.5 million per season, leaving him behind only Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala among the club's highest-paid players. "Since arriving prior to the 2016-17 season, Pjanic 64

August 21, 2018 11:53 AM Japan pushing to end smartphone bundling, cut wireless fees: source

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is aiming to force wireless carriers to cut their monthly fees and stop bundling the cost of smartphones with wireless services, a senior telecoms ministry source said on Tuesday, in a move that is likely to hit Apple Inc. Japan’s top wireless carriers, NTT Docomo Inc, KDDI Corp and SoftBank Group Corp, typically provide phones 64

August 20, 2018 10:04 AM PepsiCo puts fizz into healthy drinks with $3.2 billion SodaStream purchase

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - PepsiCo (PEP.O) will buy household drink-machine maker SodaStream (SODA.TA) (SODA.O) for $3.2 billion as it battles chief rival Coca-Cola (KO.N) for an edge in the health-conscious beverage market. Founded in the UK in 1903, SodaStream was a coveted device in British kitchens in the 1970s and 80s, allowing customers to create fizzy 57