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Trump tied Ukraine aid to political probes: Taylor  22h41 22 octobre
The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine testified on Tuesday he was told that President Donald Trump made the release of security aid to Ukraine contingent on Kiev publicly declaring it would carry out politically motivated investigations that he sought, according to a copy of his statement to lawmakers....
New charges in U.S. college admissions scandal  22h39 22 octobre
Federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they had brought additional charges against 18 wealthy parents, former university athletic officials and others accused of participating in the largest U.S. college admissions scam ever uncovered. Jillian Kitchener has more.
UK lawmakers reject Brexit law timetable  21h06 22 octobre
Britain’s departure from the European Union was thrown into chaos on Tuesday (October 22) after parliament rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s extremely tight timetable for ratifying his exit deal.
Gulfstream unveils ’most spacious’ G700 private jet  20h31 22 octobre
U.S. planemaker Gulfstream on Monday unveiled its widely-expected G700 long-range jet, in a challenge to Bombardier Inc’s flagship Global 7500 aircraft. Gavino Garay reports.
Meat waste joins biofuels at luxury jet show  19h38 22 octobre
Fuel producers and jetmakers are keen to showcase novel forms of aviation fuel deemed less harmful to the climate, from used cooking oil to the distinctly less glamorous meat waste.
47 attorneys general join Facebook probe  19h17 22 octobre
A New York-led probe of Facebook into allegations that the company put consumer data at risk and pushed up advertising rates has expanded to include attorneys general from 47 U.S. states and territories, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement on Tuesday.
This is a lynching in every sense’: Graham defends Trum  19h09 22 octobre
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump after Trump in a tweet likened the impeachment investigation to a lynching , receiving condemnation from other lawmakers for the reference. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
2 UConn students arrested for racial slurs  18h10 22 octobre
Police arrested two students at the University of Connecticut and charged them with violating a state hate crime statute after they allegedly spouted racial slurs on campus. Zachary Goelman reports.
Trump calls impeachment inquiry a ’lynching’  18h09 22 octobre
U.S. President Donald Trump likened the impeachment investigation into his dealings with Ukraine to a lynching on Tuesday in a tweet that drew condemnation for his inflammatory reference to decades of killings of thousands of black Americans. Jonah Green reports.
House Dems, GOP spar over impeachment inquiry  17h09 22 octobre
House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries and House Republican Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday fought over the impeachment inquiry of President Trump with the Jeffries saying, evidence of wrongdoing is hiding in plain sight and McCarthy arguing that Democrats are not being fair and...
I don’t agree’ with Trump’s lynching tweet: McCarth  16h30 22 octobre
When asked about U.S. President Donald Trump’s use of lynching criticizing the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday said it’s not the language he would use. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
China says world ’shocked’ by Navarro fake name  15h49 22 octobre
The world is shocked that White House trade adviser Peter Navarro made up a fictitious anti-China economist in his books, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, adding that it is absurd and dangerous to make policy based on lies. Jillian Kitchener has more.
McDonald’s shares drop after rare profit miss  14h51 22 octobre
McDonald’s reported a quarterly profit that missed Wall Street estimates for the first time in two years as it invested heavily in sprucing up U.S. outlets and speeding up delivery, sending its shares down 4 percent. Yahaira Jacquez reports.
Indianapolis school bus crashes into pawn shop  14h30 22 octobre
An Indianapolis Public Schools bus carrying more than 20 students collided with another car and crashed into a pawn shop Tuesday morning, according to local media. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Canada’s Trudeau to remain in power but with minority government  09h23 22 octobre
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will remain in power but with a minority government that will require the support of a smaller left-leaning party after a hard-fought election in which he was dogged by scandals. Mia Womersley reports.