Government to Build New Sydney Airport as Operator Balks at Risk

Australia’s government said it will build a long-awaited second airport for Sydney after the operator of the city’s existing hub ruled out developing the project because of the “considerable” risks to shareholders.Details of the plan for Western Sydney Airport will be unveiled in the budget next week, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said in an emailed statement Tuesday. The new...

Fornication employee and activist Laura Lee:’ It’s now far more difficult to stay safe’

The criminalisation of men who pay for sex in Northern Ireland was supposed to protect women but one of the few sex workers prepared to talk publicly says it will do the opposite. As Laura Lee prepares to challenge the new law in court, she explains the trials and consolations of the oldest professionAt the end of our conversation,...

10 business that have successfully altered something age-old to make it new again

A thermostat from 'Nest' at CES( Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 08 January 2015. The transaction establish takes target from 06 to 09 January 2015. Image: Britta Pedersen/ picture-alliance/ dpa/ AP Images Some of "the worlds largest" striking business success storeys of the last few years aren't about a brand-new make or...

5 circumstances for Wednesday, April 12: Russia, United Airlines, North Korea, Germany

( CNN) Who would have seen air travel and local government elections could be so fascinating? Well, here "were about", and here are the 5 concepts you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.( You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here .)...

Florida Muslim group commits to fight removal of Islamic center as voting place

Center requests polls departments decision to remove hub from approved sites discriminatory, after voters complained they would be uncomfortableOne of Floridas largest Muslim advocacy groups announces it plans to take action at law over the elimination of a prominent Islamic community center as a voting place for the November election. Susan Bucher, the heads of state of Palm...

Trump’s EPA Pick Slammed Other State AGs For Trying to ‘Police The Global Warming Debate’

A group of state attorneys general announced last year that they were undertaking a probeinto whether Exxon Mobil and other corporations misled investors and the public on the risks of climate change. But President-elect Donald Trumps nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, appears to believe that the probe is stifling debate on the issue. Pruitt, the...