U.S. Senate votes to admit Montenegro into NATO

/ Mar 29, 2017

U.S. Senate votes to admit Montenegro into NATO

Montenegro is set to become NATO’s newest member after the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ratify the tiny Balkan nation’s entry into the alliance. Senators on Tuesday approved a resolution of ratification, 97-2. Despite its small size, Montenegro bears strategic importance. A former ally of ...

Democrats seen having slight edge to wrest control Senate

/ Nov 9, 2016

Democrats seen having slight edge to wrest control Senate

The Democrats were slightly favored to wrest control of the U.S. Senate from the Republicans in Tuesday’s elections, according to some analysts, with the outcome helping to determine how difficult it will be for the next president to pass legislation. Democrats’ hopes for big ...

BlackBerry drops Classic, casting doubt on smartphone future

Jul 6, 2016

BlackBerry drops Classic, casting doubt on smartphone future

BlackBerry Ltd. said on Tuesday it will stop making its Classic model, raising further doubts about the future of the smartphone pioneer’s money-losing handset business as the company shifts its focus to software. BlackBerry’s stock fell more than 4 percent after an executive confirmed ...