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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WASHINGTON – Trump avverte la Corea del Nord dopo l’escalation di tensioni delle ultime ore sulla vicenda dei test nucleari. Gli Stati Uniti sarebbero pronti infatti ad utilizzare il loro dispositivo nucleare nel caso in cui Pyongyang continui a minacciarli o a minacciare i loro alleati, ha dichiarato la Casa Bianca. Il presidente Trump, dpo
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Maria Sharapova’s outfit sparkled even if her play sometimes didn’t during her grand slam return at the U.S. Open but the former world number one’s run to the fourth round showed she is back in business on and off the court. Playing her first grand slam since returning from a 15-month
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HOUSTON – L’uragano Harvey, che ha colpito il Texas, è peggio di Katrina. A sostenerlo il governatore del Texas, Greg Abbott, che ha dichiarato che il conto per la ricostruzione dopo il passaggio dell’uragano potrebbe arrivare a 180 miliardi di dollari. La devastazione sarebbe peggiore di quella causata dall’uragano Katrina, che mise in ginocchio New
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