- No-deal Brexit: What France's draft law means for Brits in France
The French government has published a draft bill on the contingency plans it intends to rush through if Britain crashes out of the EU without a deal. Here's what it means for Brits living in France.
The Local. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:23:23 +0200.
- African Union calls for talks to end 'crisis' in Comoros
The African Union called Wednesday for peace talks to urgently re-start in the coup-prone Comoros islands after clashes erupted between government forces ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:07:49 +0100.
- Reports: 10 feared dead in gas explosion at Crimean college
Russian news agencies say at least 40 people have been wounded in the incident.
ABC News. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:06:44 -0400.
- Spiceworks Ecosystem Shows The Power Of A Market Orientation
Spiceworld 2018 showcased vendors in the mid-market with more of a market orientation than what we usually see at big tech conferences.
By Justin Warren, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:04:00 -0400.
- Story on Saudi consul in Istanbul is withdrawn
Story headlined 'Saudi consul in Istanbul relieved of post, to be investigated-report' is withdrawn. The report did not appear on Sabq newspaper's website as reported. There will be no replacement story.
Reuters. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:00:05 -0400.
- Brexit news - live: Theresa May insists her EU exit plan is not dead before flying to Brussels for crucial meeting
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Lizzy Buchan. The Independent. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:00:00 +0000.
- After tearing down Tesla Model 3, analyst says profit potential huge, but 'this body is their single biggest problem'
The manufacturing analysts who spent 6,600 hours inside a warehouse north of Detroit picking apart a Model 3 have good news and bad news for Tesla.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:55:54 EST.
- Trump Slams AP Over Interview: 'FAKE NEWS!'
President Donald Trump took aim at The Associated Press Wednesday, accusing it of twisting what he told the news agency's reporters in an Oval Office interview.AP headline was very different from my quote and meaning in the story. ...
Newsmax. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:31:48 EDT.
- Canada Makes Marijuana Legal, and a National Experiment Begins
On Wednesday, Canada becomes the first major world economy to legalize recreational marijuana, presenting the country with enormous public policy challenges.
Dan Bilefsky. New York Times. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:20:09 GMT.
- Pakistan Executes 'Serial Killer' Who Raped And Murdered 7-Year-Old Zainab Ansari
Zainab's death triggered rioting in Pakistan and was reported throughout the world. Her murderer, Mohammad Imran, was reportedly hanged in the presence of Zainab's father.
Emily Sullivan. NPR. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:11:42 -0400.
- Facebook is rebooting The Real World, which seems adorably quaint - CNET
Yes, it's promising to "stop being polite and start getting real."
Joan E. Solsman. CNET. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:50:16 +0000.
- Singapore, Austria ink pact on digital and tech cooperation
VIENNA - Singapore and Austria will exchange ideas and know-how on their experiences with digital government, e-commerce and the challenges posed by emerging technologies like artificial intelligence.
Straits Times. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 19:44:10 +0800.
- Kremlin says Putin-Trump meeting would be useful
The Kremlin says the issue of a possible Putin-Trump meeting on the sidelines of the festivities to mark 100 years since the end of World War One in Paris has not been raised
Tass. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:36:53 +0300.
- City council repeals measure to raise tipped worker wages
WASHINGTON (AP) - The city council in the nation's capital has voted to repeal a measure passed this summer meant to raise tipped worker wages to match standard minimum wage by 2026. News outlets report the D.C. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:25:48 -0400.
- Carter Page sues DNC, Perkins Coie law firm for defamation
Former Trump campaign aide Carter Page sued the Democratic National Committee and its legal team for defamation this week. Mr. Page told Fox News' Sean Hannity Monday night that the suit is about more than just money. ...
Gabriella Muñoz. Washington Times. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:12:29 -0400.
- Vertical farming removes traditional farming constraints
We take you inside the world of vertical farming: Growing crops without in a whole new way.
Al Jazeera. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:54:18 GMT.
- US judge approves settlement over Elon Musk taking Tesla private tweets
Shares in Tesla rose sharply on the news, despite the fact that the company must also pay a fine due to the executive's transgression.
ZDNet. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:13:42 +0000.
- Medical News Today: Do your surroundings affect your taste? Virtual reality answers
Our sense of taste impacts many of our choices, but how do our surroundings influence it? A series of virtual reality experiments now provide an answer.
Medical News Today. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:00:00 PDT.
- Bull of the Day: SMART Global (SGH)
Bull of the Day: SMART Global (SGH)
Kevin Cook. Zacks. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMT.
- FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump warns against rush to judgment in missing activist case; Pocahontas kin to Warren: Apologize
Plus, Trump reveals the biggest threat to his presidency; Freed pastor Andrew Brunson speaks out
Fox News. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:04:44 GMT.