China summons Canadian ambassador over Huawei CFO's arrest

CNN | 2018-12-09

Beijing (CNN)The vice minister of the Chinese Foreign Ministry is summoning the Canadian ambassador to China to address the detention of a Huawei executive in Vancouver, describing it as "lawless" and "extremely vicious." The tech giant's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested December...

Facebook adds $9 billion to share buyback effort

The Jakarta Post | 2018-12-09

Facebook said Friday it would add $9 billion to its stock buyback program, which could scoop up shares pummeled over the past few months by privacy scandals and a slump on Wall Street. In a regulatory...

developed with YouTube

Technology News

Nissan seeks to block Ghosn's access to apartment in Rio

This is Money | 2018-12-09

TOKYO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Nissan said it was seeking to block former chairman Carlos Ghosn's access to an apartment in Rio de Janeiro, citing a risk that the executive, arrested and removed from his role for financial misconduct, may remove or destroy...

Uber filed paperwork for IPO: report

This is Money | 2018-12-08

Ride-share giant Uber could go public as soon as the first quarter of 2019 Ride-share company Uber quietly filed paperwork this week for its initial public offering, the Wall Street Journal reported late Friday. The move comes one day after rival Lyft launched the process to take the company public...

developed with YouTube

Business News

Ebola spreads to major Congo city as vaccines a concern

Sacramento Bee | 2018-12-07

The second-largest Ebola outbreak in history has spread to a major city in eastern Congo, as health experts worry whether the stock of an experimental vaccine will stand up to the...

Migrants tend to be healthier and live longer

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-12-07

Migrants tend to be healthier than the residents of wealthy countries they travel to, such as the United States, and often help fight diseases by becoming healthcare workers in those nations, according to a study published on Wednesday. Populist arguments that migrants pose a health risk and a...

developed with YouTube

Health News

Where is the Next Stop for the Price of Bitcoin? Will it Move Up or Down?

Coin Idol | 2018-12-07

Bitcoin’s Price has been surprising traders and miners a lot this year. Unfortunately, these price changes, as a rule, were of a negative character. Bitcoin has been falling deeper and deeper since the beginning of 2018, with a few short-term bull-runs. "We’re at a classic psychological stage where...

Cryptocurrency Daily News Bulletin: December 7, 2018

WorldNews.com | 2018-12-07

General News Binance has introduced a new sub-account feature for institutional trading. These sub-accounts will allow institutions to set up multiple trading accounts for each firm, with varying levels of access and control. A single institution may now have up to 200 sub-accounts. BitGo has...

developed with YouTube

Cryptocurrency News

Serena confirmed for Australian Open return

This is Money | 2018-12-05

MELBOURNE, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Serena Williams will resume her quest for a record-equalling 24th grand slam title at the Australian Open in January after organisers on Wednesday confirmed her entry to the tournament she won for a seventh time on her last appearance...

photo: GFDL / Ardfern

Report: Mourinho calls Pogba 'a virus'

TSN Canada | 2018-12-02

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho gave a furious dressing down of midfielder Paul Pogba in the locker room following the club's 2-2 draw with Southampton on Saturday, reports The Daily Record's Duncan Castles, calling the France international "a virus." “You don't play,"...

Carlo Ancelotti: Napoli will play on the front foot against Liverpool

Sporting Life | 2018-12-09

Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti insists his side will play on the front foot against Liverpool as they bid to secure a place in the last 16 of the Champions League. The Italians sit top of Group C, one point clear of second-place Paris St Germain and need just a point at Anfield to secure their...

NBA: LeBron flirts with triple-double as Lakers down Grizzlies

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-12-09

Los Angeles, December 9: The Los Angeles Lakers are in fifth place in the Western Conference and they handled the Memphis Grizzlies with ease on on Saturday (December 8). Los Angeles beat Memphis 111-88, and they did most of their work in the first half. By the time the first two quarters were up,...

Featured Gaming Articles

Please tell us which country and city you'd like to see the weather in.

Top Stories

Theresa May: UK will be in unchartered waters if Brexit deal is rejected by MPs

Irish Independent | 2018-12-09

Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd who has voiced support for a Norway-style model as an alternative to the Prime Minister's Brexit deal if the Withdrawal...

EU obsession with migration is shameful, racist and fatal

The Guardian | 2018-12-09

It was the most shameful piece of news from the past week. Yet it was barely covered. The charity Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been forced to end its...

Thousands protest in Serbia over attack on opposition politician

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-12-09

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Thousands of people rallied peacefully in downtown Belgrade on Saturday to protest over an attack on an opposition politician and demand...

Brexit: Tommy Robinson to lead UKIP march with counter-protests also planned

Manushi Chhillar crowns Mexico’s Vanessa Ponce De Leon as Miss World 2018

President Trump Blames Paris Accord for 'Yellow Vest' Protests

Trump says Chief of Staff John Kelly is leaving the White House at the end of the year

Open Minds Worldwide

Al Jazeera | 2018-12-09

Iran's government cannot afford to ignore Khuzestan anymore

The impoverished people of oil-rich Khuzestan can no longer be pacified by empty rhetoric from...

Al Jazeera | 2018-12-09

We are still waiting for the Douma Four to come back

We haven't lost hope for the return of Razan Zaitouneh, Wael Hamada, Samira al-Khalil and Nazem...

Orlando Sentinel | 2018-12-09

Amendment 4 in danger of becoming poll tax

In a civil rights victory, Florida overwhelmingly voted this November to restore voting rights to...

Orlando Sentinel | 2018-12-09

Heart disease, diabetes ravaging Hispanic communities

More than 30 million Americans suffer from type 2 diabetes. And millions more have elevated blood...

Orlando Sentinel | 2018-12-08

Human Rights Day remains relevant after 70 years

The past few years of rising hatred, bigotry, and violence throughout America and the world remind...

Al Jazeera | 2018-12-08

Attacks on indigenous rights defenders should not be ignored

Dozens of indigenous rights defenders have been killed this year but the world has looked the other...