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'US will do everything to avoid nuclear war'

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said financial companies around the world "are now on notice" about doing business with North Korea. Mnuchin ...


Vacuum cleaner maker Dyson to make electric cars by 2020

The UK-based company has hired 400 staff to develop the project over the last two years in its headquarters at Malmesbury, Wiltshire. The company has chosen to ...


Russian Federation may ban Facebook in 2018

Roskomnadzor will be forcing foreign internet companies to comply or shut down in the country. Asked to comment on the regulator's demands for Facebook to loc...


Tom Brady Locks Arms for National Anthem ... Trump Approves

Brady said last October that he considers Trump a friend . "I mean, we go through a lot together. He's been a friend of mine". He followed this up by pouri...


Uber may pull out of Quebec

That threat became a reality, when Uber CEO Jean-Nicolas Guillemette announced Tuesday that the ridesharing service will pull out of the province on October 14....


Can Rahul Gandhi's bullock cart yatra in Gujarat bolster Congress' chances?

He said that it is the small and the poor that are suffering, and this has been the scenario under the Modi government ever since. Talking to journalists on h...


Probe into comparison site 'offering higher deals'

The investigation was revealed as the CMA published its final report into the price comparison market, which found that most people in the United Kingdom have u...


Equifax Security Showed Signs of Trouble Months Before Hack

Following the disclosure of the data breach , The Apache Foundation - which manages the software that the hackers exploited - said the hack was "due to (...


Chicago officers reprimanded after photo shows them kneeling on duty

Aleta Clark knew she would stir up controversy when she walked into the 6th District police station Sunday and asked two CPD officers to kneel with her in supp...


Vancouver mining company sells the world's largest uncut diamond

The diamond is the largest rough diamond discovered in the last 100 years. He described the discovery of Lesedi La Rona as a "company defining event". Then an...


Travis County Sheriff's Office to honor ICE detainer requests after court ruling

A Texas law cracking down on so-called sanctuary cities had been blocked by a lower court in August. Detainer requests are one of the reasons so many cities...


American Athletes Mull Protests at Upcoming Winter Olympics

With tensions on the Korean peninsula growing in the wake of a series of missile tests and a recent nuclear test by North Korea , the French government last we...


Debroy to head PM's economic advisory panel

It had also reported that Bibek Debroy had already resigned from NITI Aayog over disagreements with senior officials on some economic policies. Ashima is al...


Target Boosts Hourly Minimum Wage to $11

Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher and retail expert Zeynep Ton studied Costco, Trader Joe's, QuikTrip (a US chain of convenience stores with ga...


BoE warns banks could lose £30bn from consumer credit losses

The Bank of England has kept interest rates on hold at their post-Brexit low of 0.25% - but warned earlier this month that a rise is "likely" in the "coming m...


New Haven comes together to help Puerto Rico after Maria

The initiative's website lists organizations with which New Yorkers can volunteer, along with a Puerto Rico Relief & Rebuilding Fund at New York Community Tru...


Sensex slips 59 points on rising North Korea rhetoric

Brokers said that apart from continuous foreign fund outflows, Asia saw losses the United States and North Korea ratchet up their war of words over Pyongyang's ...


Under Pressure From Activists, GE Is Selling Another Business

It also expands ABB's access to the North American market via GE's large installed base and extensive distribution networks. The transaction includes an agr...


Radar Failure Triggers Major Delays At Sydney Airport

It is also believed the data connection between Sydney and Melbourne is down. The fault at Australia's busiest airport was fixed after a few hours but caused ...


Federation Internationale de Football Association right to make U-turn over poppy ban, says PM

They say emblems can be worn when they are "commemorating a significant national or worldwide event" but "the sensibilities of the opposing team and public shou...


Customer asks: Why aren't NZ banks cutting ATM fees, too?

ANZ group executive Fred Ohlsson acknowledged that such fees are "some of the most unpopular, and while our customers have benefited from our network of ATMs ac...


Why Should Investors Reconsider? Ford Motor Co. (F)

Texas-based Salient Lta has invested 0.04% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). It turned negative, as 75 investors sold GM shares while 286 reduced holdings. The ...


Amazon Acquires 5 Percent Stake in Indian Fashion Retailer Shoppers Stop

Commenting on the partnership, Shoppers Stop Customer Care Associate & MD Govind Shrikhande said: "Overall, this alliance with Amazon .in will give a significa...


Georgia makes a 'statement' in win over Mississippi State

When you can limit a team to zero return yards, it is likely that you will win the game. So you keep moving forward, and you keep playing football. For Georgi...


Siemens, Alstom on brink of rail merger

Siemens brings in 7.8 billion euros ($9.3 billion) of revenue annually from rail, while Alstom boasts sales of 7.3 billion euros. France owns 19.9 per cent...


AQR Capital Management LLC Trims Stake in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

After a recent scan, we can see that Cisco Systems, Inc . Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Founders Financial ...


A fall in tech stocks weighs on Wall Street

The White House disputed the declaration, calling the suggestion "absurd". Safe-haven assets such as gold also increased, amid ongoing tension between the USA...


General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Overbought but Is That a Sell Indicator?

Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a "buy" rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of General Motors in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. Ford ...


Watchdog investigates price comparison website

It comes as comparison websites have been previously accused of not making clear that customers may not be seeing the full range of deals available, but rather ...


Shares Trading up at $124.78 (FRT) Federal Realty Investment Trust…

Traders are more bullish on shares of the company of late if you consider the fall in short interest. First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO) has risen 27.34% sin...


Red Hat, Inc. (RHT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"

BTIG Research reduced their price target on Red Hat from $120.00 to $95.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, June 21st. In the ...


SPDR Nuveen Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond ETF (TFI) Shares Hovering Above Chikou

You can see this when the TL flattens in small portions to move with price and its moments of ranging. Currently, the 7-day moving average is sitting at 103.61....


Yellen: Fed is perplexed by chronically low inflation

It is possible, Yellen said, that the Fed may have "misspecified" its models for inflation, and "misjudged" key facts such as the underlying strength of the lab...


Sessions says DOJ will enter legal 'struggle' over free speech on campus

In an open letter, several faculty members said while they "fully acknowledge" Barnett's right to invite Sessions to speak, they objected the the hypocrisy of S...


Botswana's largest rough diamond finally gets a buyer

Graff Diamonds chairman Laurence Graff said they were thrilled and honoured to become the new custodians of such an incredible diamond. If this is indeed the ...