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  • Calais Chaos: 'Migrants Enter' Channel Tunnel
    Calais Chaos: 'Migrants Enter' Channel Tunnel 5 minutes ago

    Traffic along the Channel Tunnel has been disrupted overnight after migrants tried to enter restricted areas in Calais, according to reports. "From 10.30pm (local time), … More »Calais Chaos: 'Migrants Enter' Channel Tunnel

    Calais Chaos: 'Migrants Enter' Channel Tunnel

    Traffic along the Channel Tunnel has been disrupted overnight after migrants tried to enter restricted areas in Calais, according to reports. "From 10.30pm (local time), around 150 migrants attempted to enter the platforms," an official for the Pas-de-Calais prefecture said. Eurotunnel said its service was suffering delays …

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    Top choice blocked for U.N. digital privacy investigator post 58 minutes ago

    By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - The Estonian picked as the U.N.'s first digital privacy investigator was blocked on Friday by the German president of the Human Rights … More »Top choice blocked for U.N. digital privacy investigator post

    Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

    By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - The Estonian picked as the U.N.'s first digital privacy investigator was blocked on Friday by the German president of the Human Rights Council after activist groups said she would not be a strong enough critic of U.S. surveillance. Katrin Nyman-Metcalf was the candidate ranked first by …

  • 'Greece Sinking' Ahead Of Crucial Referendum
    'Greece Sinking' Ahead Of Crucial Referendum 1 hour 9 minutes ago

    With less than 24 hours until Greece's crucial referendum, the latest tracking data, seen by Sky News, shows a 1% lead for the government-led No campaign. Greek Prime … More »'Greece Sinking' Ahead Of Crucial Referendum

    'Greece Sinking' Ahead Of Crucial Referendum

    With less than 24 hours until Greece's crucial referendum, the latest tracking data, seen by Sky News, shows a 1% lead for the government-led No campaign. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras rallied a huge crowd in the capital's Syntagma Square on Friday night, urging people to vote "a proud no" to European creditors' …

  • Strike deadline pushed back to July 11 as Loblaw workers vote on amended offer 2 hours 9 minutes ago

    TORONTO - A possible strike by 12,000 workers at 60 Loblaw owned stores across Ontario has been pushed back a week. More »Strike deadline pushed back to July 11 as Loblaw workers vote on amended offer

    TORONTO - A possible strike by 12,000 workers at 60 Loblaw owned stores across Ontario has been pushed back a week.

  • Photo illustration of logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone over a reserved lane for taxis in a street in Madrid
    Canadian judge rejects request for injunction against Uber 2 hours 21 minutes ago

    An Ontario court on Friday rejected the city of Toronto's request for an injunction to halt Uber's operations in Canada's largest city. Judge Sean Dunphy dismissed the … More »Canadian judge rejects request for injunction against Uber

    Photo illustration of logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone over a reserved lane for taxis in a street in Madrid

    An Ontario court on Friday rejected the city of Toronto's request for an injunction to halt Uber's operations in Canada's largest city. Judge Sean Dunphy dismissed the application and said there was no evidence the company operates as a taxi broker, according to a copy of the ruling provided by Uber. "We are pleased with …

  • Pedestrians walk past a logo of Toshiba Corp outside an electronics retailer in Tokyo

    Toshiba Corp may need to mark down past earnings by over 100 billion yen ($814 million), more than double earlier estimates, after an ongoing investigation into past accounting practices found more irregularities, a source familiar with the matter said on Saturday. In October 2013, it announced that it found its medical …

  • No patients were on board, and the helicopter was not on a medical mission at the time, he said. The pilot was killed, and a flight paramedic and flight nurse were seriously injured, according to Air Methods Corp , an Englewood, Colorado-based company that operated the helicopter. “We are deeply saddened by the news that …

  • The company's logo is seen at the headquarters of Swiss bank Credit Suisse at the Paradeplatz square in Zurich

    The 52-year old former chief executive of British insurer Prudential said that Credit Suisse may pursue growth by expanding internationally in emerging markets, United States and Switzerland, the FT said.

  • By Steve Keating VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Players do not care who hands out trophies and the absence of embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter will not have any impact on the Women's World Cup final, organizers said on Friday. With world soccer's governing body embroiled in corruption investigations, Blatter's U.S. based …

  • TORONTO - An Ontario judge has sided with the ride-hailing service Uber in its legal dispute with the City of Toronto.

  • Signage for a BP petrol station is pictured in London

    BP's $18.7 billion settlement over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill draws a line under years of uncertainty to allow it to focus once again on growth but could make it an acquisition target. The British energy giant, whose shares are still some 35 percent below their value before the largest offshore spill in U.S. history, …

  • By Ludwig Burger FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German potash miner K+S rejected Potash Corp of Saskatchewan's 7.9 billion euro ($8.7 billion) takeover bid on Thursday, saying it was too low and that the Canadian suitor could be planning to dismantle the company, putting jobs at risk. K+S, which is the world's largest salt supplier …

  • Iranian foreign minister to US: Good nuclear deal could lead to some common causes

    VIENNA - In a message to Washington, Iran's foreign minister on Friday called for an end to "coercion and pressure" at the nuclear talks, suggesting a deal acceptable to his country will open ...

  • Greek referendum: Campaigns, neck and neck in polls, reach dramatic finale

    ATHENS, Greece - Greeks packed city squares for dueling rallies late into the night Friday, as polls showed a dead heat between the 'yes' and 'no' camps ahead of a bailout referendum Sunday that could ...

  • Pedestrians walk past a logo of Toshiba Corp outside an electronics retailer in Tokyo

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp may need to mark down past earnings by over 150 billion yen ($1.22 billion), nearly triple an earlier estimate, after an ongoing investigation into past accounting practices found more irregularities, a report said on Saturday. The Nikkei business daily, citing unspecified sources, said the …