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AT&T ready to fight Justice for Time Warner deal

A combined AT&T-Time Warner would “greatly harm American consumers” by hiking television bills, the antitrust chief says        
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Ryanair’s decision to recognise unions for the first time will not alter its profit forecast for the year, chief executive Michael O‘Leary has said.
Conroy Gold and Natural Resources is likely to finally apply next year for planning permission for the establishment of the Republic’s first commercial gold mine.
The promoters of a €90m extension to the Co Wicklow studios where the hit series Vikings is produced say they need to expand to stop revenues from falling.
Qualcomm spent billions of dollars buying Apple’s loyalty.
European stock markets slid at the start of trading Thursday after large drops in Asia and on Wall Street, as investors predict a series of US interest rate rises.
Lebanon’s foreign-currency reserves have recovered from the shock of Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s surprise resignation, proving the resiliency of the country’s financial system, Central Bank Gov
Prime Minister Saad Hariri Thursday called on state institutions to cooperate with McKinsey & Co. in order to help the company formulate a new economic vision for Lebanon.
Prime Minister Saad Hariri plans to travel to Paris in April armed with the 2018 budget and a government pledge to carry out urgent reforms in order to secure sufficient funds from donor states and in
CALGARY - Pembina Pipeline Corp. reported that its revenue soared in the latest quarter as profits beat market expectations following a transformative year that saw it complete its largest acquisition
LAS VEGAS - What happens in Vegas really can stay in Vegas. Tourists catching a flight out of Sin City can now dump their leftover legal marijuana in metal containers set ...
VICTORIA - The British Columbia government will ask the courts if it has the right to protect its environment by restricting diluted bitumen in the Trans Mountain pipeline. In the meantime, ...
During a Thursday interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman called out the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre and Dana Loesch as nothing more than cowards. During the C
VANCOUVER - Canfor Corp. says its going ahead with the construction of a US$120 million sawmill in Washington, Ga., as Canada's softwood lumber industry continues to deal with punitive duties ...
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has given the green light to a Minnesota company that wants to put advertising in ride-hailing vehicles in New York City. Judge Ronnie Abrams ruled Thursday in the F
The Mississippi Supreme Court says it won't reconsider the death sentence for a man convicted in a 1996 quadruple killing at a furniture store.             &#
Special counsel Robert Mueller on Thursday issued 32 superseding indictments for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his deputy Rick Gates — and did so using a separate grand jury in a
(Reuters) - Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp would drop legal action blocking China's Hisense Group from selling television in North America, Nikkei reported on Friday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted Thursday afternoon by a St. Louis grand jury on felony invasion of privacy. The charges stem from a 2015 affair and allegations that he
A California state senator accused of engaging in “unwelcome flirtation and sexually suggestive behavior” with several women, including subordinates, resigned on Thursday as colleagues wer
NBC News national security analyst Frank Figliuzzi and CNN senior legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin on Thursday reached the same conclusion about the “significance” of new charges filed against former

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