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Seeking to salvage ties, US and Russia agree on Syria probe

This was the 8th time during Syria's six-year-old civil war that Moscow used its veto power to block a resolution against Assad's government. Tillerson and L...


US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil rises

LONDON, April 11 ( Reuters ) - The safe-haven yen rose broadly in European trading on Tuesday, as investors considered a spectrum of risks including possible US...


Netflix developing new 'Carmen Sandiego' animated series, Gina Rodriguez to star

That means children will have something to watch after school for at least a good few weeks, and adults looking for a dose of nostalgia can settle in for a prop...


Learner drivers will have to master sat nav in updated test

Candidates will also be tested on driving into a bay in a public auto park and reversing out again or pulling up on a roadside, reversing a short distance, then...


Padres activate Cahill from DL to start against Braves

Although Weaver has never faced Atlanta , two Braves have plenty of experience against him. NOTES: Hall of Fame slugger Hank Aaron tossed the ceremonial ...


Tipping drivers: New York's latest battle with Uber

What's more, the Lyft app includes the ability to put that tip on your credit card, but Uber's app is still tip-less. "Uber is always striving to offer the be...


North Korea celebrated its founder's birthday with an extravagant military display

South Korea has a spotty record of tracking developments in North Korea, as information about the secretive, authoritarian state is often impossible to confirm....


2 extensions, but taxes aren't getting easier

Special filing deadline rules apply to members of the military serving in combat zones, those living outside the USA and those living in declared disaster areas...


Oil falls after failed North Korean missile test, US rig count gains

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled down 53 cents at $52.65 a barrel. Both benchmarks advanced in the last seven days for a third straight wee...


Apple gets permit to test self-driving cars

The permit awarded by California's Department of Motor Vehicles is Apple's first for autonomous cars and allows it to test drive vehicles on public roads in...


(NYSE:CAT), CYS Investments Inc (NYSE:CYS)

Aetna Inc (NYSE :), after opening at $128.75, closed at $128.63 by scoring -0.35%. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume...


Air India proposes hefty fines for unruly passengers

In November 2015, a YSR Congress MP assaulted an AI officer at Tirupati when the lawmaker came late to the airport and had to be denied boarding as check-in for...


Russian Federation accuses U.S. of unlawful Syria raid as Tillerson visits

Russia Wednesday vetoed a Western draft Security Council resolution on an alleged chemical attack in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib. The majority o...


Japan Stocks fall on stronger yen, geopolitical tensions

President Donald Trump said the U.S currency was too strong, hitting automakers and tech shares hard. The gain was yen's biggest one-day increase in three month...


Gina Rodriguez Is Netflix's New 'Carmen Sandiego'

According to The Tracking Board , the streaming giant has ordered a 20-episode animated series which is targeted to be "as educational as it is entertaining, gi...


New driving test changes to begin this year

One of two vehicle safety questions will be asked during the drive as part of the reforms to the testing process, for example asking learner drivers to operate ...


IS death toll hits 90 from huge USA bomb in Afghanistan

The GBU-43's nickname is based on the acronym used by the US Air Force, which calls it the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb. However, the unprecedented attack ...


Insurers Urge Trump to Do More to Stabilize Obamacare

The new administration has continued to make cost-sharing payments to insurers as it weighs options. The Trump administration has issued a final rule that w...


Government unveils proposed marijuana legislation

If the legislation becomes law, adults could have up to 30 grams of cannabis on their person and grow up to four plants in their home. There will be new cri...


Driving tests are changing

The time spent on independent driving will be doubled in the test to 20 minutes and it will be taken out of quiet streets on to busier main roads. The Driver ...


As Tillerson Visits, Russia Accuses US of Unlawful Syria Raid

Asked whether Assad could be subject to war crimes, Tillerson said people were working to make such a case, though he cautioned that would require clearing a ...


Trump backtracks, says China is not manipulating its currency

The economist stressed that the dollar's weakness wouldn't last long. This week, with the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general standing next to ...


Decreases Stake in PNC Financial Services Group Inc (PNC)

Shares, down 2.4% over the past three months, rose 1.9% to $118.20 during premarket trading. $49,969 worth of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc (NYSE:HIG) s...


Asian shares mostly lower as North Korean tensions simmer

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks about the global economic outlook in Brussels. The yen extended gains versus all of its G-10 peers amid geopoli...


Buffett's firm selling some of its Wells Fargo shares

It has already sold 7.1 million shares and plans to sell another 1.9 million. Evercore ISI restated an "underweight" rating on shares of Berkshire Hathaway in a...


State Street Corp Sells 607143 Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF)

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ANF . Abercrombie & Fitch Co. has a 52 week low of $10.50 and a 52 week high of $29...


He survived a jump off the Golden Gate Bridge. Now he builds safety nets for others

A Golden Gate Bridge suicide prevention net will take four years to build and cost $193 million, officials said as the start of construction was set to begin wi...


'Centerfold' Singer and Guitarist J. Geils Dies at 71

In 1984, the group released another album, " You're Gettin' Even While I'm Gettin' Odd ", earning Geils accolades from a New York Times critic for sharp playi...


Egyptian police kill seven suspected Islamic State militants in shootout

Russia's President Vladimir Putin condemned the attacks and offered his condolences to Sisi, according to Russia's state-run Tass. The move by Mr. He went o...


United Airlines Changes Its Policy On Displacing Customers

Chief Executive Officer Oscar Munoz initially called Dao "disruptive" and "belligerent" and apologized only for the need to "re-accommodate" him, but later st...


Nintendo Set New Records With Switch's First Month Of US Sales

There were even some rumors that pointed the dissatisfaction from Japanese investors and shareholders as they wanted the company to focus more on the growing mo...


Tesla semi-truck to officially appear in September

Elon Musk announced on Thursday that his company Tesla Inc. plans to unveil an electric semi truck this September. Team has done an incredible job. Tesla CE...


Airlines pushing back on talk of banning overbooking flights

The head of United's parent company has scrambled to contain the damage to the carrier's reputation. Demetrio said Dao was being held in a "secure location" a...


Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve possible evidence

It was very punitive what United Airlines did, and even after the fact when United Airlines CEO tried to disclaim any responsibility in using the wrong rule...


Lawyer: Dragged Passenger Will Need Reconstructive Surgery

The incident earlier this month in which a passenger was violently dragged off a United Airlines flight sparked nationwide outrage and calls for congressional h...