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Electronics Retailer Hhgregg is Going Out of Business

HHGregg said late Friday that its efforts to reorganize have failed and it is closing all of its stores, including one in Sarasota County and one in Manatee Co...


Toshiba unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

But costs for the reactors increased after stricter safety standards were put in place in the wake the 2011 Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan. US nuclear po...


Equal Pay Day brings attention to gender gap between men, women's salaries

When you break the pay gap down by race and ethnicity, black women are paid 37% less and Hispanic women are paid 46% less than white men. "Today, on #EqualPay...


Flint Water Crisis: Residents May Reach Deal to Fix 18000 Water Lines

Also, it must set aside a further $10 million in federal funds for potential cost overruns. The proposed timeline looks to replace lines in at least 6,000 hou...


Yet another innovation by Adityanath; cabinet meetings in different cities

Meanwhile, SAD said that the loan waiver promise should not be linked with the demand for a Central package and the state government was finding escape routes t...


U.S. unemployment down, but job growth cools

Overall nonfarm payrolls rose by 98,000 jobs, the slowest pace in almost a year, though the unemployment rate dropped to 4.5%, its lowest since May of 2007, the...


Greece cedes to reform demands to snap bailout impasse

Tsipras said that Greece achieved a primary budget surplus - before debt payments - of more than 3 percent of its gross domestic product (GDP) a year ago vers...


Google denies labor department's claims of systematic gender-based pay inequities

The department has found "systemic compensation disparities against women pretty much across the entire workforce", Labor Department Regional Director Janette ...


KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

That's why the group thinks KFC's newfound commitment to only buy antibiotic-free chicken will push chicken farmers nationwide to ditch its use of antibiotics. ...


Stricter dress codes for employees' guests not uncommon among airlines

One of the girls was able to board after putting a dress over her outfit, and two were barred from boarding altogether. Two other female passengers who did not ...


Pinellas County women push for equal wages

Executive Director of the Erie County Commission on the Status of Women, Karen King says, the median annual earnings for local women working full-time previous ...


Ferrari goes 1-2 in busy practice session at Chinese GP

The German edged the second Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas by just 0.001secs. The Red Bull Racing driver is out of position on the grid, especially with team-mat...


EU's Tusk, Britain's May meeting for Brexit talks in London

The talks came after Mr Tusk suggested last week that Spain - which also claims sovereignty of Gibraltar - could veto its inclusion in any trade deal between ...


Fowler joins 4-way tie at the top in Masters

Hoffman shot 65 on Thursday, one of the top rounds in recent Masters history considering the winds, and led by four. And so, of course he goes out and gets hi...


Eurogroup chief is "positive" on breakthrough in Greek talks

This will be followed by a discussion on the medium-term targets for primary surpluses that Tsakalotos described as "the other side of the coin" for making spec...


Comcast says it will not sell customer browsing histories

Nonetheless, while the resolution truly eliminates FCC's rules, it does not mention any action to return jurisdiction to the FTC. Websites and internet servic...


Tramaine Brock arrested in domestic violence case, released

After just two months on the job, it looks like new 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan already has his first serious issue to deal with: one of his players has been ar...


Amazon Just Announced It's Adding 5000 Work-from-Home Jobs

The part-time hiring includes 5,000 jobs in Virtual Customer Service, which would allow employees to work as a customer service agent from home. Company polic...


Car bomb kills at least 7 at restaurant in Somalia's capital

In the past, al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab militants have taken responsibility for blasts and gun attacks in the capital and elsewhere in Somalia. Meanwhile, reg...


RBI raises ARCs' capital requirement to Rs 100 cr

So this time, RBI would implement its plan only after the Centre's notification. 200' thrice and this image of the note is now circulating on various social m...


No collision like situation at Delhi airport: DGCA

A major accident was averted at Delhi airport on Friday when an Air India and IndiGo aircraft came close to each other. Rajya Sabha member Dola Sen (in picture)...


Too soon to wind down stimulus — ECB's Draghi

Meanwhile, the Australian Dollar also suffered this morning as market risk appetite plummeted ahead of a meeting between US President Donald Trump and Chinese P...


BP cuts CEO's pay package after shareholder backlash

Mr Dudley's pay still remains well above that of bosses at BP's European rivals. The cuts were also prompted by a shareholder revolt previous year when almost...


South Africa's Zuma says government disputes are damaging

Ramatlhodi said he would also need to reflect on whether to attend the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma, to be debated in the National Assem...


The return of Glass-Steagall

Wall Street doesn't expect that to happen. Cohn's comments came after he told lawmakers in a private meeting Wednesday that he backed the separation of banks' b...


Trump aide urges defeat of MI member of Freedom Caucus

It is thought that he has credibility in two ways: (1) he is a medical doctor, and is therefore quite familiar with the health care industry; and (2) he is a fr...


Republicans still negotiating to replace Obamacare

Some die-hard Republican supply-siders would gladly abandon Mr. Ryan and simply add the cost of Mr. Trump's enormous tax cut to the federal deficit. "Now the ...


Accused killer posts $35 million bond

Wearing a baseball hat and hood obscuring her face, Li was quickly ushered into an SUV and did not respond to questions from the media. Li was born in China, ...


Norwegian to launch new low-priced flights to Seattle and Denver

The Seattle Times reports (https://goo.gl/qNkMzG ) the service will start in September but tickets will be available starting this week. "With today's route a...


Troubled Co-operative Bank receives 'proposals' from several potential buyers

Late last month, the bank said a number of "credible" potential buyers have expressed an interest. The Co-operative Group has reported a £132 million loss as ...


Unilever finds clever twist in takeover defence

The news pushed up shares in Unilever , which had started the day lower. "They're in a very strong position and this is hopefully a sign they're going to be a ...


Axelrod: Trump's Susan Rice allegation 'beneath the dignity of that office'

The White House is a consumer of intelligence . In mid-March, House intelligence committee chairman Devin Nunes abruptly announced he had seen "troubling...


BT Group plc (BT.A) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

This is 25.50% from the last stock close price. Ratings analysis reveals 34% of Ensco Plc's analysts are positive. One investment analyst has rated the stock ...


Tesla just had its most productive quarter ever

Back when it announced 2016 deliveries (76,230 vehicles, which were several thousand shy of estimates), Tesla said that 6,450 vehicles were in transit and w...


Theresa May: UK is not ignoring principles with Saudi deals

Today, she will meet King Salman to sign Britain up as a leading partner in the Vision 2030 programme . We will be supporting that through the aid and support ...