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Full Steam Ahead for Mozambique’s Rail Network

Full Steam Ahead for Mozambique’s Rail Network

Dozens of passengers line up in single file along the platform in the dead of night, ready to gather their...

Pence Says NAFTA Deal Possible in Several Weeks

Pence Says NAFTA Deal Possible in Several Weeks

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday that he was leaving a summit of Latin American countries in Peru very hopeful that...

India’s Federal Police File Case Against Former UCO Bank Chairman

India’s Federal Police File Case Against Former UCO Bank Chairman

India’s federal police said Saturday that they had filed a case against a former chairman of state-run UCO Bank and several...

Power Generator with Only One Moving Part

Power Generator with Only One Moving Part

Rural communities in United States and elsewhere often use portable backup electricity generators in case of power outages. But these...

Philippines Investigating Facebook Over Data-Mining

Philippines Investigating Facebook Over Data-Mining

More trouble may be ahead for Facebook as the Philippine government said it is investigating the social media giant over...

Zuckerberg’s Compensation Jumps to $8.9M as Security Costs Soar

Zuckerberg’s Compensation Jumps to $8.9M as Security Costs Soar

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s compensation rose 53.5 percent to $8.9 million in 2017, a regulatory filing showed Friday, largely because...

New Invention Detects Cancer in Seconds

New Invention Detects Cancer in Seconds

If cancer is suspected in a patient, surgeons, in most cases, would have to cut some of the suspected tissue...

Congress Discusses New Ways to Regulate Facebook

Congress Discusses New Ways to Regulate Facebook

Lawmakers in Washington peppered Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg with tough questions this week about his firm’s handling of user data...

Trump Task Force to Study Postal System Finances

Trump Task Force to Study Postal System Finances

After weeks of railing against online shopping giant Amazon, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday creating a task...

China Trade Deficit in March, Surplus with US for Quarter

China Trade Deficit in March, Surplus with US for Quarter

China’s exports growth unexpectedly fell in March, raising questions about the health of one of the economy’s key growth drivers...

Year-Round Sales of E15 Fuel Possible, Trump Says

Year-Round Sales of E15 Fuel Possible, Trump Says

U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration might  allow the sale of gasoline containing 15 percent ethanol year-round, which could help...

Facebook to Stop Spending Against California Privacy Effort

Facebook to Stop Spending Against California Privacy Effort

Facebook says it will stop spending money to fight a proposed California ballot initiative aimed at giving consumers more control...

World Trade Body Warns US-China Tensions May Dent Business

World Trade Body Warns US-China Tensions May Dent Business

The World Trade Organization predicts continued trade growth this year, though it warns that tensions and “tit-for-tat” retaliatory measures, notably...

EU Seeks to Protect Farmers From Unfair Trade Practices

EU Seeks to Protect Farmers From Unfair Trade Practices

The European Union executive is seeking to protect farmers by imposing fines on retailers and supermarket chains using unfair trade...

Another Trump Trade War, This Time with Rwanda over Clothes

Another Trump Trade War, This Time with Rwanda over Clothes

The sweaty mechanic tossed aside the used jeans one by one, digging deep through the pile of secondhand clothes that...