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January 16, 2019 2:51 AM McDonald's loses Big Mac EU trademark battle

Ireland's Supermac accuses McDonald's of 'trademark bullying, registering brand names which are simply stored away in a war chest to use against future competitors' DUBLIN, Ireland –Irish fast food chain Supermac's announced Tuesday, January 15 it had won a European Union battle against global giant McDonald's over the use of the Big Mac and Mc trademarks 457

January 15, 2019 6:53 AM Ivanka Trump to help U.S. choose candidate for World Bank

Jessica Ditto, the White House Deputy Director of Communications, says reports that Ivanka Trump 'is under consideration are false' WASHINGTON DC, USA – President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka will help the United States choose its candidate to lead the World Bank but she will not be the one, the White House said on Monday, January 14. Treasury 255

December 29, 2018 4:37 AM UEFA: Anti-racism protocol not followed in Koulibaly case

Napoli's Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly gets targeted by monkey noises and racist chants during an Italian league match MILAN, Italy – European football governing body UEFA said Friday, December 28, that the correct anti-racism protocol had not been followed during the Italian league game between Inter Milan and Napoli midweek amid repeated abuse 103

November 20, 2018 4:55 PM World record holders Kipchoge and Mayer nominated for athlete of the year

PARIS, France - The world's fastest marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge and world decathlon record holder Kevin Mayer are among five nominees for the IAAF's male athlete of the year, the federation announced on Tuesday. The Kenyan and Frenchman are joined on the shortlist by the quickest person over 60m indoors American Christian Coleman, European pole-vault 171

October 20, 2018 1:11 AM Facebook hires British ex-deputy PM as global affairs head

Britain's former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg says Facebook faces complex issues such as 'the balance between free speech and prohibited content' British former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, a leading anti-Brexit advocate, said on Friday, October 19, he would be starting a job at Facebook, as the US giant faces up to regulatory pressures 124

October 10, 2018 2:53 AM Google appeals record EU fine over Android

In its July decision, Brussels accuses Google of using the Android system's huge popularity on smartphones and tablets to promote the use of its own Google search engine and shut out rivals BRUSSELS, Belgium – Google on Tuesday, October 9, appealed the biggest ever anti-trust fine by the EU, which imposed a 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) penalty on the US tech giant 126

September 30, 2018 7:36 AM US ‘subsidizing’ Saudi, Asia militaries: Trump

WHEELING, United States — President Donald Trump on Saturday complained that the US is “subsidizing” the military of Middle East ally Saudi Arabia, as well as Japan and South Korea. The comment, at a West Virginia rally for local candidates of his Republican Party, follows similar jibes at European members of the NATO alliance. “When you have wealthy 46

September 27, 2018 9:37 AM Diamond-trimmed stilettos go on sale for $17M in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Gold, silk and hundreds of diamonds: a Dubai-based shoemaker has debuted what it says is the world’s most expensive pair of shoes — with a whopping $17 million price tag. At a time when some major fashion houses around the world are struggling to sell their high-end clothes, Jada Dubai, a design house with a modest social 56

September 11, 2018 12:33 PM Ryanair faces pilot, crew strikes in Germany on Wednesday

BERLIN — German unions are calling on Ryanair pilots and flight attendants in the country to stage a one-day strike on Wednesday, citing what they say is the lack of a satisfactory offer on pay and conditions. The Cockpit union called on pilots to go on strike for 24 hours starting at 3 a.m. (0100 GMT) Wednesday. It was joined by the ver.di union, which 59

September 11, 2018 10:54 AM European clubs group says UEFA is preparing 3rd competition

General view of the UEFA Europa League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) SPLIT, Croatia — European Club Association chairman Andrea Agnelli says UEFA is preparing to start a third club competition in 2021. Agnelli says a total of 96 teams would be involved if UEFA adds to the Champions League and Europa 43