Trump threatens Iran with 'big price' to pay over US embassy attack thumbnail

Trump threatens Iran with ‘big price’ to pay over US embassy attack

Media captionFires were set next to the walls of the embassy compound by angry demonstrators US President Donald Trump has issued a threat to Iran, after blaming the nation for an attack on the US embassy in neighbouring Iraq. The American compound was atta… Continue reading Trump threatens Iran with ‘big price’ to pay over US embassy attack

Boris Johnson: Brexit will mark 'new chapter' for UK, says PM thumbnail

Boris Johnson: Brexit will mark ‘new chapter’ for UK, says PM

Image copyrightReuters The UK is on the verge of a “new chapter” in its history, Boris Johnson has said, as he promised to “finish the job” by delivering Brexit within weeks. In his new year message, the prime minister said he hoped the country would “move … Continue reading Boris Johnson: Brexit will mark ‘new chapter’ for UK, says PM

MSNBC's Joy Reid deletes tweet falsely suggesting Pompeo spoke to Russia's RT thumbnail

MSNBC’s Joy Reid deletes tweet falsely suggesting Pompeo spoke to Russia’s RT

MSNBC host Joy Reid was under fire Tuesday over a tweet — which she later deleted — slamming Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for supposedly appearing on Russian state-run television. Pompeo spoke this past April at Texas A&M University, recalling the si… Continue reading MSNBC’s Joy Reid deletes tweet falsely suggesting Pompeo spoke to Russia’s RT

The decade’s top TSX stock returned more than 4,000% — and it wasn’t the only one thumbnail

The decade’s top TSX stock returned more than 4,000% — and it wasn’t the only one

The last decade produced the longest-running bull market in history, but the fruits were not shared evenly. While U.S. markets soared, the S&P/TSX Composite Index underperformed, weighed down by the poor showings from energy and materials stocks. Neverthe… Continue reading The decade’s top TSX stock returned more than 4,000% — and it wasn’t the only one

‘There’s just no money coming in’: Cannabis sector bracing for wave of insolvencies in 2020 thumbnail

‘There’s just no money coming in’: Cannabis sector bracing for wave of insolvencies in 2020

Cannabis industry insiders are bracing for a slew of bankruptcies in the coming year as small and medium-sized companies low on cash struggle to raise funds in the downtrodden sector. “We have had a busy few years, but next year we’re going to be busy for a … Continue reading ‘There’s just no money coming in’: Cannabis sector bracing for wave of insolvencies in 2020

How did Carlos Ghosn escape? One theory says he smuggled himself out of the country in a giant box thumbnail

How did Carlos Ghosn escape? One theory says he smuggled himself out of the country in a giant box

How did Carlos Ghosn do it? The former head of Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA, who was awaiting the first of two trials in Tokyo, somehow evaded almost round-the-clock manned and video surveillance and heavy restrictions on his freedom of movement to flee t… Continue reading How did Carlos Ghosn escape? One theory says he smuggled himself out of the country in a giant box