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Trump envoy 'personally' appeals to postal group to back US

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:59am

The world's largest union of postal service operators has opened a three-day emergency meeting amid Trump administration plans to pull the United States out of a group it helped found 145 years ago.

UK Supreme Court declares suspension of Parliament 'void', meaning it is still sitting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:47am

UK Supreme Court declares suspension of Parliament 'void', meaning it is still sitting.

Britain's Supreme Court rules Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was illegal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:44am

Britain's Supreme Court rules Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was illegal .

London keeps Uber on short license as it scrutinizes firm

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:40am

London transport authorities have given ride-hailing firm Uber a two-month license with new safety conditions as it continues to scrutinize the company.

UK Supreme Court rules it has jurisdiction to rule on suspension of Parliament amid Brexit crisis

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:38am

UK Supreme Court rules it has jurisdiction to rule on suspension of Parliament amid Brexit crisis.

Federal agency to discuss findings in natural gas disaster

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:37am

Federal officials are discussing their findings from a yearlong investigation into last September's natural gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts.

CEO to be sentenced for role in admissions bribery scheme

Collin Binkley, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:36am

A California executive is returning to court to be sentenced for his role in the college admissions scandal.

Japan not inviting SKorea to naval review amid dispute

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:16am

Japan has announced it is not inviting South Korea to an upcoming multinational naval review it is hosting next month because their ties are badly strained over history, trade and defense.

'Way too extreme': Some Democrats warn against moving left

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:05am

The Democrats of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, crowded onto the steps of a local courthouse, dozens of union men protesting a looming power plant closure that would put their livelihoods at risk.

EU court confirms Fiat must pay millions in back taxes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:59am

A top European court has ruled that automaker Fiat will have to pay up to 30 million euros ($33 million) in back taxes to Luxembourg.

Timeline of events leading up to key UK Supreme Court ruling

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:54am

Britain's Supreme Court is set to rule Tuesday on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's five-week suspension of Parliament was legal. Here's how we got here.

German business survey does little to dispel recession fears

David McHugh and Geir Moulson, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:34am

German business confidence has picked up slightly after a five-month decline, but managers are more pessimistic about their outlook for the next half-year. Analysts said the data did little to dispel fears Germany has entered a shallow recession.

French trains tangled by strike over Macron pension overhaul

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:32am

Commuters are packing overcrowded French train platforms as rail workers stage a strike over President Emmanuel Macron's proposed overhaul of the retirement system.

EU court: Dutch tax deal with Starbucks is legal

Mike Corder, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:24am

A European Union court overturned Tuesday a ruling by the European Commission that a tax deal between the Dutch government and Starbucks amounted to illegal state support for the coffee giant.

EU top court rules in favor of Google on search engine issue

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:22am

Google won a major case in the European Union on Tuesday, when the bloc's top court ruled that the U.S. internet giant doesn't have to extend the EU's "right to be forgotten" rules to its search engines globally.

EU top court says Google does not have to extend EU 'right to be forgotten' globally

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:13am

EU top court says Google does not have to extend EU 'right to be forgotten' globally.

EU court overturns European Commission ruling that Dutch government gave Starbucks illegal tax breaks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:05am

EU court overturns European Commission ruling that Dutch government gave Starbucks illegal tax breaks.

Slovenia-based Adria Airways suspends flights, lacking cash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:05am

Slovenia-based carried Adria Airways says it has suspended all flights for two days due to shortage of funds.

Strike in Greece disrupts island ferries, Athens transport

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 1:59am

Greek island ferries were tied up in port on Tuesday and Athens public transport, hospitals and state schools faced disruptions as unions went on strike against proposed labor reforms.