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Families of MH370 victims to lobby Malaysian minister in Australia

SYDNEY, Jan 22- Relatives of victims onboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 said on Sunday they plan to deliver personal letters to Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai while he visits Australia, urging him to resume the search for the missing jet. Malaysia, Australia and China agreed in July to suspend the $145 million search if the plane was not...

Source: Reuters

Obama's environmental legacy to be litigated in court of public opinion—and actual courtrooms

Federal courts will decide the extent to which the Obama environmental policies are maintained or rolled back, climate activists say.

Source: The Verge

Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes

The status symbols are so sought after that some models command prices of $1,000. In Florida, California and New York, lawyers are accusing smoke shops and mom-and-pop convenience stores of selling counterfeit Roor bongs in violation of U.S. "Counterfeiting is a huge problem for us," said Jay Farraj, the owner of Sream Inc., Roor's U.S. partner.

Source: The Associated Press

UPDATE 1-Merkel vows compromise with U.S. on trade, military spending

President Donald Trump, adding she would work on preserving the important relationship between Europe and the United States. Speaking at a news conference in the south-western town of Schoental, Merkel struck a more conciliatory tone toward Trump than Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, who on Friday said Germany should prepare for a rough ride under the new U.S....

Source: Reuters

Trump inauguration: What the world is saying about new president

NBC News takes a glance at what people around the planet — from world leaders to ordinary citizens — are saying about America's new leader.

Source: NBC NEWS

Chinese express doubts about US relations under Trump

BEIJING— People in Beijing expressed doubts Saturday about President Donald Trump's ability to steer the U.S. economy and manage China-American relations, underscoring concerns over trade, Taiwan and other issues. While Trump didn't mention China in his inaugural address Friday, he referred often to the country during the campaign and upended diplomatic...

Source: The Associated Press

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Trump trade strategy starts with quitting Asia pact -White House

WASHINGTON, Jan 20- The new U.S. administration of President Donald Trump said on Friday its trade strategy to protect American jobs would start with withdrawal from the 12- nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact. A White House statement issued soon after Trump's inauguration said the United States would also "crack down on those nations that violate...

Source: Reuters

UPDATE 1-Trump trade strategy starts with quitting Asia pact -White House

WASHINGTON, Jan 20- The new U.S. administration of President Donald Trump said on Friday its trade strategy to protect American jobs would start with withdrawal from the 12- nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact. A White House statement issued soon after Trump's inauguration said the United States would also "crack down on those nations that violate...

Source: Reuters

Francisco Partners Completes the Sale of Source Photonics to Redview Capital and Asia-IO

WEST HILLS, Calif.---- Source Photonics, a leading provider of optical components and modules, today announced that Francisco Partners has completed the sale of the company to a private equity consortium led by Redview Capital and Asia-IO, with participation from investors including TR Capital, Axiom Asia and Aberdeen Asset Management. Source Photonics was...

Source: Business Wire

UPDATE 4-Apple files $1 billion lawsuit against chip supplier Qualcomm

Jan 20- Apple Inc filed a $1 billion lawsuit against supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday, days after the U.S. government accused the chip maker of resorting to anticompetitive tactics to maintain a monopoly over key semiconductors in mobile phones. In the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, Apple accused Qualcomm of...

Source: Reuters