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October 17, 2017 3:34 AM Airbus takes control of Bombardier CSeries in rebuff to U.S. threat

MONTREAL/PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus SE agreed on Monday to buy a majority stake in Bombardier Inc’s CSeries jetliner program, grabbing control of a struggling competitor at the second attempt and giving the Canadian plane-and-train-maker an unexpected boost in its costly trade dispute with Boeing Co. The deal, which would come at no cost for Toulouse 19

October 16, 2017 8:22 PM The Austrian elections should terrify Europeans

Conservative projected to win Austria's vote Paul Hockenos is the author of "Berlin Calling: A Story of Anarchy, Music, the Wall and the Birth of the New Berlin." (CNN)The commanding victory of populist parties in Austria's national election on Sunday is certain to reverberate beyond the borders of the nation of 8.5 million. Coming on the heels of record 14

October 16, 2017 2:36 PM May Hopes Brussels Dinner Will Woo EU Officials on Brexit

Move comes after EU’s chief Brexit negotiator said progress was insufficient for talks to move to the next phase BRUSSELS—British Prime Minister Theresa May is traveling to Brussels on Monday as she tries to revive Brexit talks ahead of a summit of European Union leaders later this week. In an unusual move, Mrs. May travelled with Brexit Secretary David 19

October 16, 2017 12:34 PM EU Foreign Ministers Agree to Stand by Iran Nuclear Deal

Ministers criticize Trump’s decision to pull out of agreement, warn that U.S. administration could become isolated LUXEMBOURG—European foreign ministers on Monday attacked President Donald Trump’s decision to pull his administration’s backing for the Iranian nuclear agreement, calling the move a serious mistake that could lead to a military confrontation 18

October 16, 2017 6:42 AM Catalan Leader Triggers Showdown With Spain Over Independence

Catalan regional President Carles Puigdemont attends a ceremony commemorating the 77th anniversary of the death of Catalan leader Lluis Companys at the Montjuic Cemetery in Barcelona, Spain, on Sunday. Catalan President Charles Puigdemont, in a letter on Monday to Spain's prime minister, called for more dialogue over the status of the semi-autonomous 19

October 16, 2017 3:53 AM These Are the Most (And Least) Safe Cities in the World

The Economist Intelligence Unit's third annual Safe Cities Index has ranked four East Asian and three European cities in the top 10, with the top three — Tokyo, Singapore, and Osaka— unchanged from last year. Toronto, Melbourne, Amsterdam, Sydney, Stockholm, Hong Kong, and Zurich round out the top 10. Crumbling infrastructure — a key campaign talking-point 23

October 15, 2017 10:21 PM Trump national security aides insist U.S. word is still good after Iran deal put on notice

The United States will remain a trustworthy international partner, administration national security aides said Sunday, offering reassurances after allies and members of Congress criticized President Trump for deciding to alter terms for participation in the international nuclear deal with Iran. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and others dismissed questions 14

October 15, 2017 9:32 AM Transport minister doesn't think Britain will leave EU without a deal

LONDON (Reuters) - British transport minister Chris Grayling said on Sunday he didn’t think Britain would leave the European Union without a negotiated deal with the bloc. Negotiations are deadlocked between Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and the EU on securing a divorce settlement and agreement on future relations, raising the prospect that Britain 21

October 13, 2017 6:29 PM WATCH: European Tour golfer nearly holes out with driver off the deck

How good was this shot from Jamie Donaldson? If there's anything more exciting on a Friday morning than somebody going driver off the deck at a professional golf tournament, I have yet to see it. Jamie Donaldson did just that on Friday at the Italian Open from 291 yards away on a par 5, and he nearly holed it for an albatross. The tap-in eagle he made was part of a 34 on the front 15

October 13, 2017 2:24 PM EU to Press New Measures Against North Korea, Venezuela

Europe is aiming to shore up ties with the Trump administration despite tensions over the Iranian nuclear deal BRUSSELS—European governments are preparing to raise pressure on North Korea and Venezuela, in line with the priorities of the Trump administration, even as Washington throws into doubt the future of the Iranian nuclear agreement, which Europe 12