(Reuters) – Newspaper company Tronc Inc, which owns the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, said it acquired the New York Daily News from media and property mogul Mort Zuckerman. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but a source familiar with the deal said Tronc would assume roughly $30 million of liabilities.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prince William and his wife Kate are expecting their third child, their office said on Monday after the Duchess was forced to cancel an engagement due to severe morning sickness. Britain’s monarchy has ridden a wave of public support in recent years due to the popularity of William, Kate, and William’s brother
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – An ailing Juan Martin Del Potro came back from the brink of defeat to beat Austrian sixth seed Dominic Thiem 1-6 2-6 6-1 7-6(1) 6-4 and reach the last eight of the U.S. Open on Monday. Del Potro, the 2009 champion who will next face Roger Federer, saved two match points
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(Reuters) – Aerospace supplier United Technologies Corp (UTX.N) has struck a $30 billion agreement to buy avionics and interiors maker Rockwell Collins Inc (COL.N), the companies said on Monday, in a deal that bulks up UTC’s power with plane makers by creating one of the world’s largest makers of civilian and defense aircraft components. Farmington,
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HOUSTON (Reuters) – Texas on Monday edged toward recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey as shipping channels, oil pipelines and refineries restarted some operations and authorities lifted an evacuation order for the area around a once-burning chemical plant. Port operations across the U.S. Gulf Coast oil and gas hub were resuming, although many still
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SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Taxi drivers protesting the growth of mobile ride hailing applications such as Uber and Cabify blocked the main road to Chile’s principal airport in capital Santiago on Monday, leading to one death and wreaking havoc on travelers’ plans. Santiago-based LATAM Airlines, the region’s biggest carrier, as well as budget carrier Sky suffered
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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – A disastrous domestic summer box office is ending on a low note. Without any fresh competition in wide release, “Hitman’s Bodyguard” appears the be the holiday weekend’s movie of choice. The Lionsgate release with Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson at the center should earn $13.4 million from 3,370 locations over
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LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth formally opened Scotland’s biggest infrastructure project in a generation – the third bridge across the River Forth – on Monday, exactly 53 years after she opened the second. The 91-year-old monarch met with workers and school children who had gathered on the bridge before cutting a blue ribbon to mark
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LONDRA – Il principe William e la moglie Kate Middleton aspettano il terzo figlio. Ad annunciarlo Kensington Palace. Secondo Kensington Palace la duchessa, come nelle due precedenti gravidanze, soffre di una iperemesi gravidica che colpisce le donne nei primi mesi di gravidanza con una forte nausea. Kate viene curata a palazzo e non è stata
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PARIS/GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Trade Organization has reversed a ruling that Boeing (BA.N) received prohibited support for its newest aircraft, dealing a blow to the European Union in its long-running row with the United States over subsidies. Monday’s decision by WTO appeal judges overturns a ruling which had banned some Washington-state support for plants
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hurricane Harvey devastated Texas, but could bring some fiscal order to Washington where Republicans and Democrats will need to put political differences aside in order to approve spending to repair the damage from flooding in and around Houston. Lawmakers returning to Washington after a month-long break are expected to swiftly agree to
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“La ripresa è sicuramente con una forte componente ciclica ma ha una componente strutturale che sta crescendo. Di conseguenza sono tra gli ottimisti: penso che la politica economica di questi anni possa spiegare questo risultato” ha dichiarato il Ministro dell’Economia Pier Carlo Padoan durante il suo intervento alla platea del Forum Ambrosetti di Cernobbio “Il
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