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Brexit: Second EU referendum petition will be debated by MPs

A debate will be held in Westminster Hall, the Commons' second chamber, on September 5, opened by the SNP's Ian Blackford. The online campaign is the most pop...


Starbucks raises prices a day after wage hikes

Prices are going up at Starbucks beginning Tuesday . It has not commented on whether the wage and price hikes are related. The chain raised prices between ...


'Outlander' season 2 finale: Graham McTavish on that Jamie - Dougal fight

Does it feel like a daunting amount to adapt? It also left us hopeful-a new emotion for many of us, this season. "It turned out beautifully, having the show com...


Golfers using Zika as an excuse, says Redgrave

Spieth's withdrawal announcement was made by International Golf Federation President Peter Dawson and left this year's male competition lacking the top four in ...


Sreejesh replaces Sardar as hockey captain for Olympic

When prodded further, Harbinder said: "All these players have been selected keeping in mind their form, performance and the interest of the team ". Hockey In...


Court documents: Paterno ignored claims of Sandusky's abuse in 1976

The school has paid out over $90-million to more than 30 plaintiffs that have filed claims against the school. Sandusky was convicted in 2012 of dozens of child...


United Kingdom regulators 'meeting asset managers'

It was followed within the hour by Columbia Threadneedle, part of the Ameriprise Group, which said it had suspended trading in its Threadneedle UK Property Fund...


The candidates for Britain's next PM

Conservative MPs have chosen Home Secretary Theresa May, and energy and climate change minister Andrea Leadsom as their final two candidates. The electorate's...


Conservative Leadership Election Campaign Notes Photographed On Tube

Energy minister Mrs Leadsom, whose leadership ambitions were boosted after playing a major role in the Brexit campaign, won the backing of 84 of her fellow MPs....


Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street

This year has not given too much reason for investors to cheer but it might be starting now. Now the focus has shifted off Brexit to more traditional fundamen...


Todd Frazier reaches Home Run Derby semis

Seager who has a lovely swing and may be a future MVP, put up 15 homers in his first appearance. "That was incredible", Cano said. I owe him a huge thank you...


East Baton Rouge DA Recuses Office From Alton Sterling Shooting Probe

Doug Cain said, calling that initial protest "very organized and peaceful". "Law enforcement has been upfront of what our expectation is and that they wanted ...


Armed Robbers Used Pokemon Go App to Target Victims, According to Cops

Released in limited territories early in July, Pokemon Go is an augmented reality smartphone game where would-be Pokemon trainers use real life landmarks and lo...


SEC is investigating Tesla for possible breach of securities law

The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Tesla Motors for a possible securities law breach, according to a published report . SEC spokeswoma...


How to get Pokemon Go on your iPhone in the United Kingdom today

The global rollout of " Pokemon Go " is being held back by the unexpected popularity of the game, which has shot to the top of download charts since it debuted ...


Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson arrested

On Thursday, five white police officers were killed by a suspect named as Micah Johnson, a former U.S. soldier who police said claimed he wanted to kill white...


Labour leadership - how did it come to this?

I am now putting the whole of the party on a General Election footing. Too many of our supporters were taken in by right-wing arguments and I believe this happe...


Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand

There is talk that Airbus has large orders in the works with both Malaysia's Air Asia and India's GoAi, the first for 100 A321neos and the second for 70 A320n...


Outlander: "Dragonfly in Amber" Review

Does it feel like a daunting amount to adapt? Photos from the Dragonfly in Amber episode are at the head of our photo gallery, which also contains a look ba...


Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close

Reports last week showed the services sector and hiring remained robust, pushing a gauge that measures how much USA economic data is exceeding forecasts to the ...


Starbucks to boost US employee pay

Schultz said earnings the trust of employees has been the foundational principles of Starbucks . According to Schultz, a combination of the above changes wil...


Jeremy Corbyn supporters hijacked Angela Eagle's Labour leadership bid Facebook post

Recalling that Ms Eagle came "fourth out of five" in the election for a deputy leader, she added: "It's not clear to me that she can win the leadership". The di...


If you think Pokemon Go is taking over, you may be right

Here's how to get Pokemon GO on your iOS device. "Nintendo's history is peppered with big comebacks when all seemed lost, and we have much respect for its ...


Contador pulls out of Tour with fever

Contador , who has been suffering from injuries sustained in crashes on stages one and two, said: "We are going to talk with the rest of the team for the future...


Jennifer Lopez, Lin-Manuel Miranda sing 'Love Make the World Go Round'

Proceeds from the song are going to the Hispanic Federation's Proyecto Somos Orlando fund which focuses on crisis management and mental health. Lopez's abta...


United States will send 560 more troops to Iraq

In his fourth trip to Iraq as defense secretary, Carter will meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi in Baghdad , ...


Pause on Tata Steel's sale of United Kingdom steel sites following Brexit decision

Meanwhile, Sajid Javid, the United Kingdom business secretary, will fly to Mumbai to hold talks with the senior management of Tata Steel on the sale process...


Minnesota Governor Meets with Slain Man's Family and Friends

The woman live streamed the immediate aftermath of the shooting, showing Castile bleeding in the front seat with the officer's gun still drawn. Philando Ca...


Stocks gain, putting S&P 500 on track for record high close

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, putting the S&P 500 index on track for a record high close. This July 9, 2015 photo shows a Wall Street sign near ...


Australian PM Turnbull declares victory 8 days after vote

As vote counting continues, however, it is not clear whether the coalition will win enough seats to form a majority government, or be forced to ally with indepe...


Sydney Dogs & Cats Home at Carlton backs greyhound racing ban

However, he said extra precautions had been taken ahead of the meeting. I mean, come on. "It is. The government will present legislation to shut down greyhoun...


Micah Johnson planned larger attack, wrote message in blood

Brown killed five police officers July 9 at the end of what had been a peaceful protest against recent shootings by police that led to the deaths of several bla...


'Pokémon Go' Is Already More Popular Than Tinder And Possibly Twitter

The game, combining hunting Pocket Monsters, fighting and augmented reality, is indeed set to become one of the best mobile games of the summer. The hype ar...


Here's what Boris has to say about Gove's 'betrayal'

He revealed he chose to run late on Wednesday night after coming to the conclusion that fellow Vote Leave campaigner Mr Johnson could not provide the unity or t...


Corbyn Would Win Leadership Challenge, U.K. Labour Ally Says

Ms Eagle, a left-winger who was instrumental to Corbyn's leadership until this week, had allegedly agreed a deal with Labour deputy leader Tom Watson following ...