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5 things to know about the gender pay gap

In 2017, women earn $0.79 for every $1 earned by men. The reasoning behind the campaign is this, if a woman makes 20 percent less than a man, she should pay 20 ...


Troubled Toshiba reports unaudited results after 2 delays

Toshiba has been hammered by huge losses at its American nuclear business, Westinghouse Electric, which filed for bankruptcy protection in the USA last month. T...


Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener

RHP Dominic Leone was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo before Saturday's game as Toronto needed a fresh arm after using relievers for 7 2/3 innings the night befo...


Eggs abound: Easter egg hunts set for area starting Saturday

Brigid Catholic Church, 807 Crafton St., begins the Stations of the Cross. All children will receive a gift from the Chandler Dairy Queen. Breakfast 9am-11am Hu...


Dialog Semiconductor Tumbles After Analyst's Apple Warning

Concerns are that Apple will replace Dialog with its own chips, possibly by 2019. According to Reuters and German investment banks, Apple is putting toget...


Fire destroys Grand-Synthe migrant camp in Dunkirk

At least 10 people were injured when the fire tore through closely-packed huts at the camp, near the northern port city of Dunkirk. "It will be impossible to ...


US, Russia clash in Security Council over Syria missile strike

US Ambassador Nikki Haley delivered the warning at an emergency session of the UN Security Council called after the US strikes, which were launched to punish ...


Breitbart Writers Ordered To Stop Hating On Jared Kushner

Members of the Kushner faction, which includes the former president of investment bank Goldman Sachs and now economic adviser Gary Cohn, consider themselves a m...


NSA McMaster: 'Prudent' to send strike group to Korean Peninsula

These include economic and military measures but lean more towards sanctions and increased pressure on China to restrain North Korea. "That is not our objective...


Hedge fund cites Whole Foods for 'chronic underperformance'

The investment firm acquired an 8.3 percent stake in Whole Foods, according to a regulatory filing on Monday. The investment firm also tapped food author and ...


King Salman holds talks with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte, in a prepared speech at the airport, said the objective of his visit to the Middle East is to create "deeper, more meaningful and more positive engagem...


After hosting Xi, Trump to visit China this year

US President Donald Trump spoke of "tremendous progress" in US-Chinese relations on Friday after he held two days of talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping tha...


Gold climbs to five-month high on U.S. jobs, security fears

Higher interest rates reduce investor appetite for non-interest bearing gold. On trading floors Friday, gold hit a near five-month high at $1,273.30 an ounce....


Britain to help reform Saudi economy

May is planning to visit Riyadh today (4 April) to meet King Salman. British Prime Minster Theresa May pitched the benefits of the London Stock Exchange on We...


European Union rules out United Kingdom trade deal before Brexit is finalized

British Prime Minister Theresa May - her eyes on the two-year countdown until the deadline for Britain's ultimate exit - had called for divorce talks and negoti...


Hornby Plc (HRN) Receives "Buy" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd

As per Monday, April 10, the company rating was maintained by N+1 Singer. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a neutral rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc i...


Susan Rice's NSA demasking denials don't add up — Former CIA Analyst

He added, "If the President has something to say or evidence to present, present it to the American people, but don't throw out charges like this and slime peop...


Video shows guards dragging passenger off United flight

As the flight waited to depart from Chicago's O'Hare Airport, officers could be seen grabbing the screaming man from a window seat, pulling him across the armre...


Investment in renewable energy dips globally as prices fall

First Solar Inc. of the USA and the renewable energy units of Italy's Enel SpA, France's Total SA and Electricite de France SA, and Spain's Acciona SA and Ibe...


What do Panera and Krispy Kreme have in common?

JAB will pay $315 per Panera Bread share, 14.5% higher than the company's closing price of $274 on April 4. "Panera is the most aspirational and most identifies...


Westbrook sets triple-doubles record in win

OSCAR ROBERTSON'S National Basketball Association record of 41 triple-doubles in a single season had stood for 55 years but Russell Westbrook changed that. -...


National Football League releases preseason matchups, New England Patriots to play 2 home games

New England will kick off its preseason at home against the Jacksonville Jaguars before traveling to Houston to play the Texans. Houston will host the Super Bow...


One For Arthur wins the 170th Grand National

As the infographic below highlights, the race is a handicap steeplechase over four miles, 514 yards, and its prestige can be attributed to the number of famous ...


No-fly zone: Trump not allowed to use personal helicopter

The agency told the Associated Press that Trump has not been on the helicopter since his inauguration. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Friday that the t...


Well-trained Boko Haram Fighters Killed by Military Troops in Niger

A second production line is in Florida, in a partnership between Embraer and privately held Sierra Nevada Corp of Sparks, Nevada. The fighting took place in G...


Satirist John Clarke dies, aged 68

New Zealand-born Clarke died at the weekend after collapsing while hiking in the Grampians National Park in Victoria at the age of 68. He died from natural ca...


US President to sign executive orders on trade issues

US President Donald Trump walked out of an executive order signing ceremony at the White House, without actually signing the orders, forcing his deputy Mike Pen...


Doctor's lip busted while dragged off overbooked United Airlines flight

How did it all go so wrong? To begin with, the law allows air carriers to overbook flights - that is, sell more tickets than they have seats for. United t...


Delta cancels flights for third day after storm hits Atlanta

Several factors aggravated the air-travel headaches. Thunderstorms and tornado warnings caused nearly 3,000 flights to be cancelled or delayed. Airline offi...


Russian Inaction Helped Fuel Syria Chemical Attacks, Tillerson Says

White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said Syria's "sponsors", Russian Federation and Iran, were enabling President Bashar al-Assad's "campaign of...


European Union expands sanctions against North Korea

The testing of nuclear weapons by North Korea is expected to figure prominently in talks between the Trump and Jinping during their meeting, the official said o...


Donald Trump's air strikes will unleash more than he anticipated

Mr Trump subsequently ordered a strike by 59 cruise missiles on the base in America's first direct attack against the Syrian government. On Friday, the Penta...


BHP rejects activist's demand to overhaul listing and spin off oil

According to Elliott, BHP's US oil business is worth around $22 billion, based on commonly utilized valuation metrics for comparable businesses. BHP said it r...


Assad speaks with Iran's president, who affirms support

In a phone call with Syrian President Bashar Assad, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called the strike on Friday a "blatant violation" of Syrian sovereignty, Sy...


Trump walks out on signing ceremony without actually signing order

The first executive order concentrates on tougher enforcement of anti-dumping laws and increasing the collection of anti-dumping penalties and so-called counter...