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Source: Global News

U.S., Australian police catch 3,800 pounds of meth, stuffed in boxes labelled as loudspeakers

09-Feb-2019

Australian authorities said that the operation with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Drug Enforcement Agency, Australian Federal Police and Victoria state police had stopped “a tsunami of ice” from reaching their shores.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said 1,728 kilograms (3,800 pounds) of the drug were seized mid-January at the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex along with smaller amounts of cocaine and heroin.

Source: Reuters

Explainer: Why Shanghai's new Nasdaq-style tech board may be a...

09-Feb-2019

The detailed rules for a Nasdaq-style start-up board in Shanghai have fueled hopes among early-stage companies the new regime could bring about positive changes in China’s stance towards raising equity that investors have been seeking.

If successful, the board could position Shanghai as a capital-raising competitor to Hong Kong and New York, who between them accounted for 68.7 percent of the money raised through Chinese IPOs last year.

Source: The Guradian

Just who are the gilets jaunes?

Saturday 15:26 GMT
Source: BBC

The small town with a dirty secret

Wednesday 01:31 GMT
Source: BBC

French 'yellow vest' boxer convicted

Thursday 00:35 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Australia is the canary, and the coalmine, for the world when it comes to water stress

Monday 00:34 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Bitcoin prices on track for three-day skid

Wednesday 20:00 GMT
Source: The Guradian

'I know what it feels like to be hunted': Brigitte Bardot on life in the spotlight

Friday 12:40 GMT
Source: The Guradian

How Taylor Swift showed us the scary future of facial recognition

Friday 12:40 GMT
Source: Reuters

Exclusive: China offers to end market-distorting subsidies but...

Today 04:14 GMT
Source: Global News

Canada is handing BlackBerry $40 million to help it develop self-driving car technology

Today 10:49 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Denver teachers end three-day walkout after deal to raise pay 11%

Friday 16:21 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Matt Kuchar defends decision to pay caddie $5,000 after $1.3m victory

Friday 16:22 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Asai designer A Sai Ta: 'Everyone said I looked like an old art teacher'

Today 05:09 GMT
Source: Fox News

Supreme Court to decide whether citizenship question can be included in 2020 census

Today 10:49 GMT
Source: CTV

Teacher who secretly recorded female students guilty of voyeurism: SCC

Friday 15:27 GMT

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