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'Boaty McBoatface' tops poll to name new research ship

The NERC - which was wise enough to ask that people "suggest" names, giving it future wriggle room - asked for ideas to be inspirational. "Can you imagine one...


Donald Trump video jabs Hillary Clinton for barking like a dog

The ad displays the text "The Democrats have the flawless answer ..." and then cuts to video of Clinton barking like a dog and Putin laughing dismissively. "Our...


Clinton wins Illinois Democratic primary

Kasich's time has just begun, his campaign said. Given the math, that is likely Kasich's only route to the party's nomination. In non-winner-take-all states o...


The Bachelor 2016 Winner Results and Bachelorette Revealed

Will Ben and Lauren last? From the very first time Ben saw Lauren, he already fell in love with her. And on their first solo date, he knew that she was truly ...


Goguen Denies Sex-Abuse Accusations, Sues Woman for Extortion

In a statement on LinkedIn , Goguen said: "This entire matter is purely personal and has no connection whatsoever to Sequoia or my years of work at Sequoia", h...


Marco Rubio Closing Gap Against Donald Trump in Latest Florida Poll

On the democratic side, Bernie Sanders took the top spot in the Kansas and Nebraska caucuses. This week, he is focusing on that state up north that polls ...


Aubrey McClendon, indicted former CEO and National Basketball Association team co-owner, dead in crash

Just a few hours after indictment for orchestrating conspiracy to rig bids for buying oil and natural gas leases, former CEO of Chesapeake Energy Corp. McClendo...


Oil prices ease with supply glut back in focus

Still, if the freeze were to occur, it would signal a change in tone for Saudi, and "eventually we will have a cut in production", according to an OPEC delegate...


Migrants, EU referendum, come to fore at France-UK summit

The issue has become a hot topic politically in France because of the scenes in Calais - with pressure to stop preventing the refugees from crossing into Brit...


Former Chesapeake Energy Corporation CEO Indicted on Conspiracy Charges

Chesapeake said it is "actively cooperating" with the Justice Department's criminal antitrust investigation. McClendon also allegedly instructed his subordina...


Interstate 75 shut down at Kentucky-Tennessee line for weeks

The roadway will be closed for weeks, TDOT spokesperson Mark Nagi said. The slope slide is on the northbound side, but some of the falling rocks made it all t...


Taiwan's Foxconn To Buy Japan's Sharp For $6.2 Billion

The company has teetered on the edge of bankruptcy for years, piling up eye-watering losses and struggling through a restructuring plan that has yet to pull it ...


JCPenney launches 1-cent sale

Penney stores and let go of 300 employees a year ago at the Texas J.C. Penney's headquarters. Future events will include in-store items available for 1 cent, wi...


JCPenney to sell items for a penny

Penney looks for ways to drive more traffic, especially that of the "Modern American Mom", to its department stores. In the press release, the retailer said t...


Syracuse police issue Amber alert for 1-year-old Maddox Lawrence

She had on long pink trousers and a blue coat with pink lining. She had brown suede shoes and a gray knit hat with pom poms. Lawrence was taken into custody a...


LG's New G5 Is Its Most Interesting Smartphone In Years

Analysts and investors cheered LG's features, which they said were different enough to possibly revive sales, but were lukewarm about Samsung's offerings, sayin...


Tesla's Model 3 To Be Unveiled March 31

Jason Wheeler, Tesla's new chief financial officer, noted that investments in a new paint shop at the assembly plant in Fremont, California, will give the compa...


More store closings ahead for Sears after tough holiday season

Sears paid off debt to the tune of about $1 billion on money earned from its sale of 266 properties to Seritage Growth Properties (SRG), a real estate investmen...


Kentucky could have 2 marriage licenses

McGarvey suggested the applications have a bride and groom and spouse box in the applicant name sections instead, which applicants would fill out on their own. ...


U.S. markets dive amid global selloff

Eastern Time. "What polarize the attention of investors today is to see if the S & P 500 can hold the 1812.29 point threshold, its lowest level of the year re...


Sears to speed up store closings after tough holiday season

Consumerist .com published a list of about 50 store closings in 2015, 2016 to date and coming up, with three Ohio locations of Kmart on the list, but none in Li...


Megyn Kelly Reportedly Called Trump 'Voldemort' Before the Debate

In comparison, the cable channels that showed portions of Trump's veterans benefit, CNN and MSNBC , had a total of 2.7 million viewers combined. The beef s...


Japan Shares Fall on Uncertainty About Fed Rate Plan

Low oil prices have continued to unsettle investors. Exporters were hammered, with Toyota Motor Corp falling 6.1 percent, Honda Motor Co diving 6.7 percent an...


So what is a negative interest rate?

The yield on benchmark 10-year Japanese government bonds plunged to a record low of 0.09 percent, and the yen fell 1.87 percent against the United States dollar...


But is Guac Still Extra? Text Chipotle, Get a Free Burrito

To work through the crisis, Chipotle hired Rubenstein Associates to help with its public relations. It is expected that 50,000 employees have attended the p...


Conceding late to Chelsea feels like defeat, says Juan Mata

The Reds are now six points away from the top four and achieving Champions League football next season is looking much harder  by the week. Juan Mata echoed ...


KFC introduces its new Colonel Sanders in a 2016 Super Bowl ad

She had the team of photographers, the team of videographers to get the classic shots. The couple went with the modest option, resulting in the wedding party ...


Militants Charged In Malheur Indictment

The Bundys were arrested on January 26. The indictment charging Ammon Bundy and 15 other militants who occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge was relea...


ChemChina offers 43 billion United States dollars for Switzerland's Syngenta

ChemChina has secured financing commitments from HSBC, China Citic and other Chinese banks sufficient to acquire 100 percent of Syngenta , a source with direc...


Watch Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars' Halftime Performance at Super Bowl 50

This year's halftime show garnered a total of 3.9 million tweets . Coldplay opened with a medley of hits, including " Viva La Vida ", " Paradise " and " Ad...


Tesla Model 3 Could Look Like Star Wars Stormtrooper At Front

Concerned investors have precedent: Tesla delivered slightly more than 50,000 vehicles in 2015, after suggesting early in the year that it would get 55,000 into...


VW sends diesel proposal to US, Calif. regulators

This latest plan, not to be confused with the one recently rejected by CARB , concerns 85,000 or so cars encompassed by the auto group, including Audi and Pors...


Plunge in Shanghai shares leads Asian stock markets lower

The Shanghai Composite Index slumped 6.4 percent on Tuesday to the lowest close since December 2014 amid concern capital outflows may accelerate as the econom...


Dividend Announced By Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV)

The basis for this estimate uses the average of the earnings per share numbers that the covering sell-side analysts provide. Morgan Stanley decreased their pric...


Taco Bell Super Bowl 50 commercial features James Harden and Neymar

Then, it announced customers could preorder the "mystery" item to pick up on Saturday, a day before the Super Bowl. The shell is similar to the Chalupa shell, a...