Technology

Water levels run low, farmland parched amid European drought

Business for Francoise Droz-Bartholet has reduced to a trickle, just like stretches of the Doubs River that her cruise boats usually ply along the French-Swiss border. Water levels in rivers,…

Business

Air Canada, WestJet continue to deny compensation for flight disruptions caused by crew shortages

A recent Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) decision was supposed to help clear the air on flight compensation.  When issuing a decision in a WestJet case on July 8, the transport regulator clarified that, in…

Sports

Olympic curling champion Eve Muirhead retires after 15-year career

Olympic curling champion Eve Muirhead is retiring from the sport. The 32-year-old Muirhead secured Britain’s only gold medal at this year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing, having also won bronze in…