Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney arrives with his ...
May 20th, 2009
(Reuters) - Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney arrives with his wife Mila at the Oliphant Commission in Ottawa May 20, 2009. The commission is probing Mulroney's business dealings with German-Canadian arms dealer Karlheinz Schreiber. REUTERS/Chris Wattie (CANADA POLITICS BUSINESS) -
By Andy Sullivan, Gabriel Debenedetti and Poornima Gupta WASHINGTON (Reuters) - For years, Apple Inc kept a low profile in Washington as it grew into one of the most valuable companies in the world. Now the iPad maker has taken the lead, perhaps inadvertently, on a top priority for U.S. business: simplifying America's tax code. Chief Executive... [Full Article]
By Solarina Ho TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar was marginally stronger against its U.S. counterpart on Monday, tracking positive market sentiment following Friday's surprising U.S. monthly jobs report. The benchmark S&P 500 index edged up to another record closing high on Wall Street, extending Friday's rally after U.S. employ... [Full Article]
By Maria Golovnina and Guy Faulconbridge LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron convened an emergency meeting of his intelligence chiefs on Thursday after two Islamists hacked a soldier to death with meat cleavers on a south London street. A dramatic clip filmed by an onlooker just minutes after Wednesday's killing showed a man with h... [Full Article]
How do people deal with the torrent of information pouring down on us all? What sources can't they live without? We regularly reach out to prominent figures in media, entertainment, politics, the arts, and the literary world to hear their answers. This is drawn from a conversation with Brian Lam,†founder of the beloved gadget review site The W... [Full Article]