Archive for August, 2017

The air force is the first branch of the British military to open up every role to men and women. Read the whole story at...

Chelsea sign midfielder Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City for £35m, having also signed Torino full-back Davide Zappacosta. Read the whole story at BBC News

Arlene Foster says her plan is a “common-sense solution” to the ongoing power-sharing deadlock. Read the whole story at BBC News

The administration will ask Congress for emergency funding to help recovery, a White House aide says. Read the whole story at BBC News

Toronto Star – A Toronto-based non-profit organization is heading to Houston to save rescue dogs in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Nicole Simone, founder of Redemption...

The Unite union says there is a “very strong likelihood the strikes will resume” in Birmingham. Read the whole story at BBC News

Fox News – Wells Fargo (WFC) on Thursday disclosed that its fake accounts scandal affected 3.5 million customers, far more than the 2.1 million accounts...

The US orders Russia to close its San Francisco consulate in response to “unwarranted” actions. Read the whole story at BBC News

MarketWatch – With a seasoned chief executive getting ready to take control at Uber Technologies Inc. and a judge moving a lawsuit between an investor and...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the western United States (all times local): Read the whole story at Yahoo News

Everton’s claim that Ross Barkley turned down a move to Chelsea after having a medical and agreeing a contract is disputed by a source close...

Pam Jones said the water crept up on them with shocking speed. Read the whole story at CNN News

Huff Post – The city of Los Angeles will no longer mark Columbus Day on the second Monday of October. Following a near-unanimous vote by the City Council on...

Bloomberg – The approval of Novartis AG’s breakthrough therapy for a deadly form of leukemia opened the door to a new class of treatments even as its $475,000 price...

CNN – The Finnish government has set an ambitious goal for residents in a bid to benefit their health — and their bank balances. Officials plan...

Reuters – South Korean and Japanese jets joined exercises with two U.S. nuclear-capable bombers above and near the Korean peninsula on Thursday, two days after North...

Billboard – The outpouring of support from artists offering their time, effort and open pocketbooks continues to unfold as the shocking devastation left in the wake of...