Russia wins WTO dispute against Ukraine on railway equipment imports

A World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute panel has ruled in favour of Russia over its alleged refusal to import Ukrainian railway equipment. Railway equipment is a major export for Kiev. According to Kiev, Russia has purchased wagons, rolling stock, turnouts and other components from Ukraine since 2013. Before the relations between Moscow and Kiev deteriorated, […]

France’s Macron reportedly referenced ‘The Art of the Deal’ to clap back at Trump over an EU trade dispute

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster French President Emmanuel Macron reportedly referenced President Donald Trump’s “The Art of the Deal” while talking to Trump about the escalating trade dispute between the EU and US.  Sources told Axios that the exchange took place on the sidelines of the NATO summit this month, when Trump and Macron began discussing reciprocal tariffs […]

IBM wants $167 million from Groupon in dispute over early internet patents

(Reuters) — International Business Machines on Monday asked a U.S. jury to award it $ 167 million in a lawsuit accusing e-commerce marketplace operator Groupon of using patented technology without authorization. IBM lawyer John Desmarais told a jury in federal court in Delaware that Groupon infringed patents describing foundational e-commerce…Read More

Google doesn’t dispute claims that third-party developers may read your Gmail messages

ANALYSIS: Another week, another data privacy brouhaha. A Wall Street Journal report on Monday reveals that third-party developers have been reading Gmail users’ emails. According to the WSJ, a number of companies admitted their engineers have read thousands of email messages for reasons such as training machine learning systems. The controver…Read More

James Bond: A-ha speak out on The Living Daylights theme DISPUTE 30 years on (EXCLUSIVE)

Back in 1987 Timothy Dalton replaced Sir Roger Moore as James Bond in The Living Daylights. Following Duran Duran’s A View to a Kill, eyes were on another hit 1980s pop band to take on the latest theme. Following the success of their debut album in 1985, a-ha were called upon to write the next […]

Trump calls off Eagles' White House visit over anthem dispute

President Donald Trump has called off a visit by the Philadelphia Eagles to the White House Tuesday due to the dispute over whether NFL players must stand during the playing of the national anthem. Trump says in a statement that some members of the Super Bowl championship team "disagree with their President because he insists […]

After dispute on freeway, Uber driver shot his passenger, who died soon after

Enlarge / Morning rush hour traffic makes its way along I-25 on October 12, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images) Denver police announced Friday that they had arrested a local 29-year-old Uber driver, Michael A. Hancock, on suspected first-degree murder. Hancock is believed to have shot and killed his […]