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Huawei exec had a penchant for Apple products, it seems

The chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies appears to have had a penchant for products by Apple, one of the ...


Why the Federal Budgets Homebuyer Incentive Isnt a Repeat of BC Liberals Failed Effort - The Tyee

Why the Federal Budget's Homebuyer Incentive Isn't a Repeat of BC Liberals' Failed Effort TheTyee.ca The federal budget's program offering ...


Up next for the Ducks: at Vancouver Canucks

Ducks forward Max Jones, left, and Vancouver Canucks defenseman Luke Schenn get into a scuffle during a game on Feb. ...


Tennis broadcasting coverage a talking point after Andreescu ascension - Vancouver Courier

Tennis broadcasting coverage a talking point after Andreescu ascension Vancouver Courier Bianca Andreescu's stunning arrival on the WTA Tour scene ...


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UN chief wants complete ban on lethal autonomous weapons systems

GENEVA, Switzerland - UN  Secretary-General António Guterres  urged artificial intelligence (AI) experts meeting in Geneva on Monday to push ahead ...

White House scrambles to catch up with president's tweets

As with other Trump impulses, such as his sudden order in December to withdraw all US troops from Syria , ...

African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

AG concludes no evidence to support obstruction charge against Trump

WASHINGTON DC - In a sprawling investigation spanning nearly two years, Special Counsel Robert Mueller examined two burning questions: Did President ...

UN chief shocked and outraged at mass killing in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - 134 civilians, including women and children, are now confirmed dead in Saturday morning's deadly attack in the ...

Three Arab nations scold Israel over Jerusalem

CAIRO, Egypt - Two of Israel's allies, and the only Arab nations to have diplomatic ties with the Jewish state, ...

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Halep dominates Venus in Miami

Miami - Simona Halep got the better of Venus Williams once again as the Romanian made light work of the ...

Federer wary of Medvedev after Miami victory

Miami - Roger Federer admits he faces a real battle to land the 101st title of his career with the ...

Barbados cultivating medical marijuana industry

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Caribbean island of Barbados ' Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley recently announced plans to establish a medical ...

Kenyan Who Gave Earnings to Poor Wins $1 Million Teacher Prize

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to ...

Huawei exec had a penchant for Apple products, it seems

The chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies appears to have had a penchant for products by Apple, one of the ...

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EU steps up preparedness for no-deal Brexit

BRUSSELS, Belgium - With UK Prime Minister Theresa May conceding a third vote in the House of Commons is increasingly ...


U.S. stocks gather dust on Monday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street settled down on Monday as political stability returned to the capital, with the ...


Maghaberry gov. gets Butler Trust’s Prize for Outstanding Achievement

CO. ANTRIM, Northern Ireland - A Senior Governor at Maghaberry Prison has been presented with the highest award in the ...


Tokyo market leads Asian stocks down

SYDNEY, Australia - A major break-down occurred on Asian stock markets on Monday, in a shock start to the week. ...


ATM stolen in early hours of Sunday morning in Co. Fermanagh

CO.  FERMANAGH, Northern Ireland - Yet another ATM machine has been stolen using a digger, which was also stolen and ...


Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...