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North Korea leader Kim vows to clear South Korea relics from Kumgang resort  02h05 23 octobre
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said South Korean facilities in the North’s Mt Kumgang tourist resort must be removed and rebuilt in a modern way, state media reported on Wednesday, underscoring the cooling of relations between the two countries.
Exclusive: U.S. states plan Google antitrust meeting next month in Colorado - sources  02h05 23 octobre
U.S. state attorneys general probing Alphabet’s Google plan to meet next month in Colorado to discuss a probe into whether the search giant’s business practices break antitrust law, according to three sources knowledgeable about the meeting.
Lori Loughlin among those facing new charges in U.S. college admissions scam  02h03 23 octobre
Actress Lori Loughlin is facing a new bribery charge after federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they brought additional charges against 18 wealthy parents, university athletic officials and others accused of participating in the largest U.S. college admissions scam ever uncovered.
SoftBank clinches deal to take over WeWork: sources  02h02 23 octobre
SoftBank Group Corp has agreed to spend more than 10 billion to take over WeWork, doubling down on an ill-fated investment and paying off its co-founder Adam Neumann to relinquish control, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
SoftBank shares fall as it doubles down on WeWork  02h02 23 octobre
Shares of SoftBank Group Corp fell 2% in early trade on Wednesday as the tech conglomerate moved to take over beleaguered office-space sharing startup WeWork with a funding injection of more than 10 billion.
Support for impeaching Trump soars among independents - Reuters Ipsos poll  02h02 23 octobre
Support for impeaching U.S. President Donald Trump surged among political independents and rose by three percentage points overall since last week, according to a Reuters Ipsos poll released on Tuesday.
Boeing makes progress on 737 MAX, but FAA needs weeks to review  02h02 23 octobre
Boeing Co is making progress toward getting its 737 MAX aircraft in the air again, but the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will need at least several more weeks for review, FAA Administrator Steve Dickson said on Tuesday.
Boeing ousts senior executive as 737 MAX crisis grows  02h02 23 octobre
Boeing Co on Tuesday ousted the top executive of its commercial airplanes division, Kevin McAllister, marking the first high-level departure since two fatal crashes of its 737 MAX jets.
U.S. diplomat testifies Trump tied Ukraine aid to politically motivated probes  02h01 23 octobre
The top American diplomat in Ukraine testified on Tuesday that President Donald Trump made the release of U.S. security aid to Ukraine contingent on Kiev publicly declaring it would carry out politically motivated investigations that he demanded.
U.S. lawmakers, others condemn Trump for ’lynching’ comment on impeachment probe  02h01 23 octobre
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday again waded into America’s fraught racial history by labeling the impeachment inquiry against him a lynching - language that conjured memories of decades of killings of thousands of black people - drawing swift bipartisan condemnation.
To go big on EVs, Japanese car makers think super-small  01h55 23 octobre
As global automakers race to put long-range electric vehicles on highways amid stricter emission laws, Japanese rivals are taking a niche approach and steering towards cheaper, pint-sized runabouts to make costly battery technology more accessible.
Johnson & Johnson CEO testified Baby Powder was safe 13 days before FDA bombshell  01h49 23 octobre
Facing off against a plaintiff’s lawyer for the first time about Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder, the company’s Chief Executive Alex Gorsky earlier this month insisted that the company’s iconic brand was safe.
Hong Kong government pledges more aid to battered city, no end in sight to unrest  01h25 23 octobre
Hong Kong’s embattled government announced extra financial support on Tuesday for the Chinese-ruled city battered by political unrest and facing its first recession in a decade.
Bolivians angry over vote count storm capital as election hangs in balance  01h24 23 octobre
Thousands of Bolivians furious over what they saw as an attempt by leftist President Evo Morales to rig Sunday’s election protested outside the hotel in the capital city of La Paz where the country’s electoral board was processing remaining ballots on Tuesday.
Bolivian government seeks election audit, vows to respect result  01h24 23 octobre
The government of Bolivian President Evo Morales has asked the Organization of American States (OAS) to conduct an audit of a binding vote count after preliminary results of Sunday’s presidential election that showed Morales’ winning outright sparked concerns about tampering and violent protests,...