- Fintech firm Plaid expands into Canada
The financial technology infrastructure firm has made its first move to provide services outside of the U.S.
American Banker. Wed, 23 May 2018 17:56:34 GMT.
- Passengers of Honduras plane crash were from US pawn...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - A Texas-based pawn shop company has confirmed that four of its executives were aboard a private jet that crashed off the end of the ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 23 May 2018 18:35:59 +0100.
- GfK Hires RealityMine Co-Founder to Lead Data Assets Team in North America
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rolfe Swinton has joined GfK as its first Director of Data Assets in North America.
Business Wire. Wed, 23 May 2018 17:30:00 UTC.
- Passengers of Honduras plane crash were from US pawn company
MEXICO CITY (AP) - A Texas-based pawn shop company has confirmed that four of its executives were aboard a private jet that crashed off the end of the runway in Honduras' capital. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 23 May 2018 13:19:00 -0400.
- UPDATE 3-China's Sinopec to boost U.S. crude imports to all-time high -sources
SINGAPORE, May 23 (Reuters) - Sinopec, Asia's largest refiner, will boost U.S. crude oil imports to an all-time high as China tries to reduce its trade deficit with the United States, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 23 May 2018 13:15:15 -0400.
- WATCH: Congress looking into alleged sexual abuse in USA Swimming and other Olympic sports
In his prepared testimony, president and CEO of USA Swimming, Tim Hinchey, admitted his sport has been a big part of the problem since even before the gymnastics scandal.
ABC News. Wed, 23 May 2018 12:56:07 -0400.
- Media can't be an arm of the police, Vice lawyer tells Supreme Court hearing
A lawyer for Vice Media is telling the Supreme Court of Canada that journalists must not be turned into an investigative arm of the police.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 23 May 2018 12:53:14 EDT.
- Nissan parents to benefit from Milk Stork partnership
The automaker is offering a shipping benefit for employees working and traveling in North America with Milk Stork, the only breast milk shipping company in the United States.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 23 May 2018 11:40:34 EST. Subscription required.
- Kenny Ortega To Executive Produce English-Language TV Series About Life Of Salsa Queen Celia Cruz
Endemol Shine North America and Major TV will adapt the Cuban singer's best-selling autobiography 'Celia: My Life.'
By Veronica Villafañe, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 23 May 2018 12:35:00 -0400.
- Nuclear waste storage project in New Mexico draws criticism
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Critics say the risks are too great in the plan to temporarily store tons of spent fuel from U.S. commercial nuclear reactors in southeastern New Mexico. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 23 May 2018 12:30:22 -0400.
- Anti-Castro Exile Posada Carriles Dies at 90
Anti-Castro Cuban exile and former CIA operative Luis Posada Carriles, accused of masterminding the 1976 explosion of a Cubana Airlines jet, died early on Wednesday in the United States at the age of 90, his attorney's office said. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 23 May 2018 11:28:38 -0400.
- Stock Market News For May 23, 2018
Markets ended lower on Tuesday erasing early gains, after President Donald Trump said that he wasn???t satisfied with the progress of United States-China trade talks.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 23 May 2018 13:59:00 GMT.
- Would-Be Tropical Storm Alberto Brewing in Gulf?
A tropical storm could be brewing in the Gulf of Mexico just in time for the Memorial Day weekend, NOAA forecasters said on Tuesday, and the system that's spawning it will send drenching rain to Florida and the southeast.
Newsmax. Wed, 23 May 2018 09:24:43 EDT.
- German Top Diplomat In U.S. To Discuss Iran Nuclear Dispute
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas was set to meet with top-level U.S. officials on May 23 for talks expected to center on the consequences of the United States' withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 23 May 2018 08:35:32 +0000.
- Doctors: The Doctor Is Cooking
Here we were, 80 eager physicians from across North America in a large teaching kitchen in northern California.
Amitha Kalaichandran, M.d.. New York Times. Wed, 23 May 2018 04:18:34 GMT.
- Coast Guard searches for Carnival Cruise passenger who fell overboard
The United States Coast Guard is searching for a 50-year-old Carnival Cruise passenger who reportedly went overboard approximately 85 miles west of Fort Myers, Fla.
Alexandra Deabler. Fox News. Wed, 23 May 2018 02:30:00 GMT.
- Saab secures FMS deal to supply Sea Giraffe AMB radar to Philippines
Saab Defense and Security USA has been contracted by the US Naval Sea Systems Command to supply two Sea Giraffe AMB G-band shipborne radar systems for a Foreign Military Sales (FMS) case between the US government and the Philippines. ...
Richard Scott, London. Janes 360. Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT.
- What are the shrieking lynx actually doing?
A pair of Canada lynx have been caught on camera "screaming" at each other.
BBC News. Tue, 22 May 2018 21:36:09 GMT.
- US gropes for response to China's moves in South China Sea
The United States has no real strategy for the South China Sea, US-based analysts said just days after China revealed it had for the first time landed heavy bombers on islands in the South China Sea.
Straits Times. Wed, 23 May 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
- Red Nose Day: When is Comic Relief USA and where does the money go?
The charity has raised over $100m in the last three years
Chelsea Ritschel. The Independent. Tue, 22 May 2018 17:42:00 +0000.