Car industry on alert over reports some hybrids face a ban

Car industry on alert over reports some hybrids face a ban

Image copyright AFP The UK’s car industry has hit out at the government over unconfirmed reports ministers will target hybrid vehicles as part of a new emissions crackdown. New cars unable to do at least 50 miles on electric power...
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‘Brazen union-busting’: Canadian Lacrosse Association threatens to use replacement players at world championships

An ongoing battle between the Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) and a newly formed players union has reached a tense standoff after the CLA broke off negotiations and threatened to use replacement players for the upcoming World Lacrosse Championship in Israe...
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North Korea changes its time zone to match South

Image copyright EPA North Korea is changing its time zone to match the South after last week’s inter-Korean summit, according to its state media. The country will move its clocks forward by 30 minutes on Saturday, said the official KCNA...
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Air France-KLM boss quits as staff reject pay deal

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jean-Marc Janaillac said he accepted the consequences of the ballot Air France-KLM chief Jean-Marc Janaillac has announced his resignation after French staff at the strike-hit airline rejected a new pay deal. “I accept t...
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5 Montreal stories guaranteed to make you smile this week: May 4

In honour of Greater Montreal Day on May 10, here are five stories guaranteed to make you smile this week: Cancer cure “I definitely want to keep doing this research throughout my university education and even in the future.” He...
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Donald Trump: Time and place set for North Korea meeting

Donald Trump says the time and place for his much-anticipated meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been decided, and will shortly be made public. Earlier this week, the US president suggested that the demilitarised zone, or DMZ, between...
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How the ‘Infinity War’ Directors’ Childhood Gave Them the Guts to Pull Off That Ending

Without the aid of an Infinity Stone or two, winding up in the same room as the directors of Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War and gaining access to their thoughts may seem a tall order. But a special event in early...
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Sarah Sanders grilled about Donald Trump’s Stormy Daniels payment: ‘Were you lying to us at the time?’

WASHINGTON – White House press secretary Sarah Sanders is facing a barrage of questions about whether she purposely misled the American people amid fallout over Rudy Giuliani‘s stunning revelation about hush money paid by President Donald Trump‘s lawyer ...
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Macron in New Caledonia: President visits before referendum

France’s President Emmanuel Macron is in the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia in advance of a referendum on independence. Officially, he’s neutral, but the president has made no secret of wanting to build rather than reduce French influenc...
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Donald Trump slams NBC News over incorrect story: ‘As bad as Fake News CNN. Sad!’

U.S. President Donald Trump slammed NBC News Friday morning after the network issued a correction backtracking on a story. READ MORE: U.S. investigators logged Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s phone calls, report says NBC News reported Thursday that U.S. inves...
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