Mon 11 Dec 2017 | 10:58 EST

EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump's Jerusalem move 10:37am EST

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but was met by a firm rebuff from EU foreign ministers who saw the move as a blow against the peace process.  Full Article

Britain's May hails new optimism in Brexit talks after deal 10:42am EST 

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May will hail "a new sense of optimism" in Brexit talks on Monday, telling parliament Britain and the European Union should sign off on a deal at a summit this week "to move forwards together" to discuss future trade ties.  Full Article  

Small Canadian miners in pole position for electric vehicle battery boon 8:04am EST 

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Canadian developers of cobalt and lithium mines stand to benefit from a round of investments from the makers of electric vehicles and the batteries powering them, a potential game-changer for small miners short on money to develop deposits of these critical battery ingredients.  Full Article