Syrian Regime Takes Control of Country"s Largest Province

Rebel fighters and thousands of civilians are leaving the last opposition-held enclave in central Homs province, after years of government siege and a recent military assault that forced their surrender......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Syrian Regime Takes Key Border Crossing as Rebel Towns Surrender

The Syrian regime and its ally, Russia, took control of an important border crossing with Jordan on Friday in a deal with antigovernment rebels that also included the surrender of four nearby towns in the country’s southwest......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 6th, 2018

Syria Ramps Up Attacks on Pockets of Opposition

The Syrian regime, unfazed by international outrage over a suspected chemical-weapons attack, has shifted its attention to small opposition-held pockets in its relentless pursuit to consolidate control over the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 26th, 2018

As ISIS Fades in Syria, Another Militant Group Takes Root

A militant group bred from al Qaeda is consolidating its power in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, where extremists have taken hold as the U.S. focuses on fighting Islamic State remnants elsewhere in the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Turkey Urges Russia, Iran to Help Call Off Syrian Regime Attack on Militants

Turkey’s president pressed the countries’ leaders to prevent what could be one of the Syrian war’s bloodiest battles, as they met at a summit to discuss the fate of thousands of civilians and militants in Idlib province......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 7th, 2018

Russia Launches Strikes Ahead of Offensive on Syrian Rebel Bastion

Russian warplanes struck Syria’s Idlib province as residents and rebels in the country’s last major opposition stronghold steeled for a regime offensive that the U.S. has warned could trigger a humanitarian disaster......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 4th, 2018

Refugees Become Pawns in Syria"s Bid for Foreign Aid

The Assad regime, mindful of the strain Syrian refugees are putting on neighboring countries, is throwing up obstacles to their return as the country and its foreign backers seek reconstruction funds and sanctions relief......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 27th, 2018

Germany ETF rises after last-minute immigration deal

The largest exchange-traded fund to track Germany's equity market rose on Tuesday, after the country's government reached a last-minute deal for tighter control over immigration. The deal was seen as preventing a full-blown crisis that could hav.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2018

Israel strikes Iran infra in Syria in largest operation since 1974: Updates

Israeli strikes on several areas of Syria on Wednesday night killed at least 23 fighters, including five Syrian regime troops and 18 other allied forces.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2018

Venezuela takes charge of big bank, arrests 11 executives

Authorities in Venezuela say they've arrested 11 executives at the country's largest private bank in an ongoing criminal takedown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Dozens of pro-Assad troops killed in missile strikes inside Syria

Missile strikes on Syrian government bases overnight killed dozens of pro-regime forces, raising the risks of a wider regional war just weeks after Israel was blamed for hitting an air station in the country used by Iranian elite forces......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Fast-growing DFW company hires new chief operating officer

Daseke, the largest flatbed trucking company in the country, appointed Chris Easter as chief operating officer, the Addison-based company announced Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

How Bad Is the Flu Season in Every State?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said during its latest reporting week that the flu is “widespread in most of the country.” An estimated 6 to 7 million people have been sick with the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 15th, 2019

The CEO of Kroger, America"s largest supermarket chain, explains why the company"s merger with the country"s 6th favorite grocer puts them in the perfect position to take on Amazon and Whole Foods (KR)

John Minchillo/AP Images Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen spoke about his company's omnichannel strategy at the National Retail Federation's 2019 Big Show. In an interview with CNBC anchor Sara Eisen, McMullen d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2019

Ebix CEO Takes Stock as Salary Instead of Cash Amid Share Price Declines

GuruFocus founder Charlie Tian has Ebix as one of his largest holdingsRelated Stocks: EBIX,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJan 11th, 2019

The List: Largest Dayton-Area Hotels

Jan. 11's list takes a closer look at Dayton's hotel industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Terror Group Seizes Last Syrian Opposition Stronghold

A powerful extremist group seized control of most of Syria’s last opposition stronghold on Thursday, threatening a fragile cease fire intended to avert a Syrian military offensive and likely humanitarian catastrophe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 11th, 2019

$3.5 Trillion A Year: Is America"s Health Care System The World"s Largest Money-Making Scam?

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, If the U.S. health care system was a country, it would have the fifth largest GDP on the entire planet.  At this point only the Unit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 9th, 2019

Sun Country adds 19 routes, 7 cities in its largest expansion ever

Sun Country unveiled 19 new routes and seven new airports in what the budget carrier is calling the “largest network expansion” in its his.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 8th, 2019

Sun Country Airlines adds 19 nonstop routes, service to seven additional airports

Sun Country Airlines on Tuesday announced its largest route expansion in the company's history, with the addition of 19 seasonal nonstop routes and seven airports. The expansion includes eight new nonstop routes from the Minneapolis-St. Paul Internati.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

Sun Country Airlines coming to PHL airport in major company expansion

Sun Country Airlines will begin new service in and out of the Philadelphia International Airport on April 18, officials announced Tuesday, as part of the Minneapolis-based company's largest route expansion in its history. The expansion includes 19 s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019