Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The fight to get Google to pay for news continues in Europe

Catherine Stupp is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. BERLIN — The European Union’s new commissioner for digital affairs didn’t waste any time. Days before...

Calcium Doesn’t Improve Bone Density, Analysis Finds

By Nicholas Bakalar Calcium, eaten in foods or taken as supplements, has little or no effect on bone density or the risk of...

How Trump could help Main Street win one over Wall Street

If Donald Trump reflects the zeitgeist, then some of America’s One Percenters are in trouble. Trump, the bombastic billionaire businessman, has made plenty of enemies...

Student-built solar motorbikes hit the road in Kenya

URUDI, Kenya, Oct (HKSE: 3366-OL.HK - news) 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - M otorcycle taxi operators waiting for passengers in this village in western...

UK crime agency authorised to seize cash from Nigeria ex-oil minister: court

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) obtained court permission on Monday to temporarily seize 27,000 pounds ($41,000) from a former Nigerian oil...

Pilot Michael Johnston dies during American Airlines flight

(CNN)Medical emergencies are rare, but hardly unprecedented in commercial flights. It's far less common when they involve the plane's pilot -- and that pilot dies. That's...

Ghana suspended Seven High Court Judges because of Bribes

Accra (AFP) - Ghana has suspended seven high court judges, on top of the 22 junior judges and magistrates already sanctioned over graft allegations...

Oil Minister: The Oracle tells President Buhari Don’t Take it.

Can President Buhari legally hold the position of Oil Minister without contravening the constitution? Can he hold the position without being screened by the...

UK investigators in Nigeria, join EFCC to probe Diezani • Ex-minister’s probe began in...

On what observers feel could link former President Jonathan to the current problems of the former Oil Minister in Nigeria the British National Crime...

The Claim Guys: PPI compensation specialists forced to go elsewhere

THE Claims Guys, one of the country’s largest payment protection insurance compensation firms, is looking to diversify into new markets ahead of a proposed...