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Canada re-examining Boeing 737 MAX approval after FAA certification probe

Reuters worldNews - 22 min 10 sec geleden
Transport Canada is re-examining the validation it gave Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, following reports of a U.S. probe into the aircraft's certification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau said on Monday.
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Peruvian ex-president arrested for being drunk in public in California

Reuters worldNews - 22 min 57 sec geleden
Peru's former president, Alejandro Toledo, considered a fugitive in Peru, was arrested for being drunk in public in California and released early on Monday, authorities in California said.
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May's Brexit deal in chaos as Speaker sparks 'constitutional crisis'

Reuters worldNews - 27 min 37 sec geleden
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans were thrown into further turmoil on Monday when the speaker of parliament ruled that she could not put her divorce deal to a new vote unless it was re-submitted in fundamentally different form.
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UK government notes parliament speaker's statement on Brexit vote: May's office

Reuters worldNews - 27 min 55 sec geleden
The British government is considering a statement by parliament's speaker on Monday that Prime Minister Theresa May could not put her Brexit deal to a new vote unless it was fundamentally changed, May's office said on Monday.
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EU leaders could avoid final call on Brexit delay this week: diplomats

Reuters worldNews - 40 min 29 sec geleden
European Union leaders could hold off making any final decision on any Brexit delay when they meet in Brussels later this week, senior diplomats in the bloc said, depending on what exactly British Prime Minister Theresa May asks them for.
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Cubans frustrated over U.S. move to end five-year visitor visas

Reuters worldNews - 46 min 2 sec geleden
The Trump administration's move to end five-year visitor visas for Cubans has left residents of the island angry and frustrated that it will be even harder to see their relatives, shop, or undertake cultural and academic exchanges in the United States.
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Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing three in tram shooting

Reuters worldNews - 55 min 51 sec geleden
Dutch police arrested a Turkish man suspected of shooting dead three people and wounding five on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday.
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UK reaches post-Brexit trade agreement with Iceland and Norway

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 52 sec geleden
Britain on Monday reached an a deal with Iceland and Norway to allow trade to continue unchanged if it leaves the European Union without a deal, trade minister Liam Fox said.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro stops at CIA on high-stakes Washington visit

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 2 min geleden
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro visited the CIA on Monday as he sought support from the Trump administration for his security agenda on his first official trip to Washington.
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Brazil waives visas for visitors from U.S., Canada, Australia, Japan

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 3 min geleden
The Brazilian government on Monday waived visa requirements for visitors from the United States, Canada, Australia and Japan, a measure to boost tourism that was first temporarily adopted before the Rio Olympics in 2016.
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Canada's top civil servant to quit, the latest victim of scandal

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 16 min geleden
The head of Canada's federal bureaucracy said on Monday he was quitting over his role in handling a corporate corruption case that has sparked a political crisis and damaged the ruling Liberals' hopes of re-election in October.
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After Paris violence, pressure mounts on Macron's post-debate response

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 18 min geleden
Just when Emmanuel Macron thought he had regained the upper hand over the yellow vest protest movement with his "great debate", the latest flare-up of violence reminded the French leader that putting his reform agenda back on track won't be easy.
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U.N. hosting Western Sahara talks in Switzerland this week

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 21 min geleden
The U.N. envoy for the contested Western Sahara will convene talks in Switzerland later this week, seeking compromise after a first round in December that marked a return to the negotiating table for the first time in six years, a statement said.
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Facebook plans more fact-checking ahead of European Parliament election

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 26 min geleden
Facebook plans to ramp up efforts to fight misinformation ahead of the European Parliament election in May and will partner with German news agency DPA to boost its fact-checking, a senior executive said on Monday.
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Still a chance Brexit deal can be approved by UK parliament this week: minister

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 43 min geleden
British junior Brexit minister Kwasi Kwarteng said on Monday he believed there was still a chance parliament would approve Prime Minister Theresa May's European Union exit deal this week.
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Berlin transit agency offers women's discount on Equal Pay Day

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 50 min geleden
Berlin's BVG transit authority said it will offer women a 21 percent discount on Monday to mark Equal Pay Day and call attention to one of the highest gender pay gaps in Europe.
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Turkey investigating if Utrecht attack was personal or terrorism

Reuters worldNews - 1 uur 53 min geleden
The Turkish intelligence agency is investigating whether Monday's attack in the Dutch city of Utrecht was personally motivated or an act of terrorism, President Tayyip Erdogan said in a televised interview.
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Gunman kills three in Dutch tram, police hunt for Turkish man

Reuters worldNews - 4 uur 13 min geleden
A gunman shot dead three people and wounded nine on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday and police said they were hunting for a 37-year-old Turkish man after an apparent terrorist attack.
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Spanish far-right Vox enlists ex-generals to run for parliament

Reuters worldNews - 4 uur 14 min geleden
Spanish far-right party Vox has signed up three former generals to run for parliament in next month's general election, two of whom expressed support for the legacy of former right-wing dictator Francisco Franco by signing a petition last year.
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U.S.-sanctioned Venezuelan general defects to Colombia: sources

Reuters worldNews - 4 uur 17 min geleden
A Venezuelan general who is under U.S. sanction for incompetent management of a state medicine program has fled to Colombia amid growing pressure on President Nicolas Maduro, two sources familiar with the matter said on Monday.
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