Business

Survey: Economists see no gain from NAFTA renegotiation

Sep 25, 2017

Most business economists see no benefit from the Trump Administration's efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement or say it will harm the U.S. economy

Australia to create its own space agency for economic boost

Sep 25, 2017

Australia has announced it will create its own space agency to increase its share of the $330 billion space economy

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

Sep 25, 2017

The Philippines navy gave chase to Vietnamese fishing vessels operating within the country's exclusive economic zone and opened fire on one of them

Republicans make desperate bid to save health care bill

Sep 25, 2017

Republican opposition to the last-ditch GOP health care bill is swelling to near-fatal numbers

This Week: New home sales, Jabil's earnings, US GDP estimate

Sep 25, 2017

This Week: New home sales, Jabil earnings, GDP estimate

Convicted Craigslist killer appeals death sentence

Sep 25, 2017

A man convicted of killing three down-and-out men lured by bogus Craigslist job offers is appealing his death sentence to Ohio's highest court

Asian shares mixed as investors mull weekend vote results

Sep 25, 2017

Asian shares mixed as investors turn attention to global politics and evaluate weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand

'The Codfather' to be sentenced for evading fishing quotas

Sep 25, 2017

A U.S. fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" who pleaded guilty to evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to Portugal is set to be sentenced

Graft accusations made against Chinese insurance regulator

Sep 25, 2017

China's top anti-corruption body says the country's former insurance regulator has been turned over to prosecutors to face criminal charges accusing him of bribery and other offenses

Church stoked tithing with unemployment scam, ex-members say

Sep 25, 2017

Church's divine plan to beat the recession and keep tithes flowing in involved filing fraudulent unemployment claims at companies owned by congregants, former followers say

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
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High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH