- Deadly bridge collapses throughout recent history
At least 26 people are dead after a bridge collapse in Italy. Here's a look at other fatal bridge incidents in Germany, Portugal and the United States in recent history.
ABC News. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 02:59:18 UTC.
- Face transplant gives woman 'second chance' 3 years after suicide attempt
A 21-year-old survivor of a suicide attempt became the youngest person in the United States to undergo a face transplant after three years of reconstructive procedures and more than 15 hours on the operating table.
Alexandria Hein. Fox News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:11:00 GMT.
- Serial acquirer to boost New Mexico operations with latest deal
BayCom in Walnut Creek, Calif., would have a bigger presence in the Albuquerque area after buying Bethlehem Financial.
American Banker. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:48:07 GMT.
- Mexico: Lopez Obrador expands plan for Yucatan tourist...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's president-elect announced an even more ambitious proposal for a train on the Yucatan peninsula Monday that would link nearly ...
Daily Mail. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 04:04:21 +0100.
- As Canada faces rising gun violence, tighter laws are a tough sell
TORONTO (Reuters) - Rising violence in Canada has prompted calls for the federal government to tighten gun laws but tougher regulations could cause a political backlash in a country where 2 million people are licensed to own a firearm.
Straits Times. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:35:52 +0800.
- Iran Unveils New Ballistic Missile As Rejects Talks With United States
Iran has unveiled a next generation short-range ballistic missile and vowed to further boost its capabilities, defying U.S. demands to stop development of such sophisticated weapons.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:30:33 +0000.
- CRON, CGC Sink Ahead of Earnings: What To Watch From These Pot Stocks
Recreational marijuana is now legal in Canada as well as a number of states in the U.S. ...
Benjamin Rains. Zacks. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:25:00 GMT.
- New Mexico compound boy 'died in ritual ceremony'
The boy's remains were found in a New Mexico site where 11 starving children were rescued.
BBC News. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:16:24 GMT.
- Boy at New Mexico compound died in ritual ceremony, prosecutors say
Authorities found the remains at a ramshackle compound north of Taos where 11 other children were found alive but malnourished in a raid on the site 10 days ago. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:49:15 -0400.
- Canada finance minister at steel mill Tuesday amid talk of new tariff steps
Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau will make an announcement at steelmaker ArcelorMittal's Dofasco plant in Hamilton on Tuesday, raising expectations that Canada could propose new tariffs or quotas to protect the industry.
Reuters. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:07:26 -0400.
- 'Grannies' on a mission to the US-Mexico border
The group travelled to the US-Mexico border to show their outrage against Trump immigration policies.
BBC News. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:25:45 GMT.
- Bucherer USA, Parent Company of Tourneau, Announces Acquisition of Baron & Leeds
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bucherer USA, the parent company of Tourneau, has acquired Baron & Leeds, a premier luxury retailer of fine watches and jewelry.
Business Wire. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:00:00 UTC.
- Iran's supreme leader says no war or talks with U.S.
Iran's supreme leader said Monday that his country will neither go to war nor enter into negotiations with the United States as the Trump administration restores sanctions lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:24:51 EDT.
- Have We Found The First Parrot Breeders In North America?
A newly published study indicates that prehistoric indigenous people were the first aviculturists in North America, and their passion for their parrots may even have driven the development of their complex society.
By Grrlscientist, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:12:00 -0400.
- USAID to continue providing aid to Donetsk region in next five years
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will continue providing assistance to Ukraine, including Donetsk region, in the next five years. Currently, relevant project plans are being developed. ...
Anastasia Shepeleva. Kyiv Post. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:06:13 +0000.
- Turkey's Currency Dips Again
Turkey's central bank failed to halt the slide of the country's lira currency on Monday as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the United States of purposely trying to damage his country's economy. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:43:04 -0400.
- After 100 Years, Roald Amundsen's Polar Ship Returns to Norway
Maud, which sunk in Arctic Canada in 1930, was floated across the Atlantic to its new home in a museum in Vollen
Smithsonian. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:20:23 +0000.
- How Turkish contagion is threatening global markets
What do South Africa and Mexico have to do with the current crisis engulfing the Turkish lira?
Sky News. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:45:00 +0100.
- PSA's mobility plan will impact N.A. growth
A reader warns that PSA's mobility plan will affect its North American growth.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:01:00 EST. Subscription required.
- Brooks Koepka Holds Off Tiger Woods to Win P.G.A. Championship
Koepka became the first player to win the United States Open and the P.G.A. Championship in the same year since Woods did it in 2000.
Karen Crouse. New York Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 02:30:20 GMT.