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Phoenix police hunting serial shooter

The killing of 55-year-old Krystal Annette White is an additional homicide now listed by police as believed to be linked to the Phoenix killings. Then two w...


Fed policymakers signal no rush to raise US rates

And the decision is bound to be highly controversial. The economy is going to be all right, and the could Fed could raise rates twice this year, according t...


Got a raise? Thank the tightening labor market

This follows Monday's announcement from Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz that his company would raise employee wages byat least 5% . The Indiana General Assembl...


Trump Names Mike Pence As Vice Presidential Running Mate

Republicans on Capitol Hill spoke approvingly of Mr. Pence on Thursday: He is seen among his former colleagues there as a conventional politician with standar...


Dow Jones industrial average heads for a record high close

The S&P 500 gained 16 points, or 0.8 percent, to 2,153. Both the Dow and S&P 500 closed at records on Thursday. "People still feel like the U.S. Gold clim...


Is The UK Government Turning Its Back On Climate Change?

However, he has also championed the green agenda in two papers written during his time at DECC, leading on the positive economic impact of the United Kingdom as...


USA says Iran has benefited from eased sanctions

Security Council because of the language included in the accord. President Barack Obama has said he would nix three bills because they featured language that ...


You can no longer watch free porn at McDonalds

The group has been targeting McDonalds and Starbucks particularly and while both have obliged in the United Kingdom, the Wi-Fi at Starbucks US is still an o...


Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika

Tom Frieden, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, warned July 6 that "at current trends thousands of pregnant women in Puerto Rico wi...


Bank of England keeps rates unchanged

Bank policymakers hinted at an expansion of that program, which is created to keep market interest rates low and encourage financial institutions to lend, is po...


US rig count up 7 this week to 447

Both contracts lost almost 4% on Wednesday's trading and declined by 8% in the last week amid the threat of potential supplies and rising USA rig count data. Ac...


Wells Fargo earnings slip, but mostly meet expectations

The company provides variable, universal, term, and whole life products; individual disability income products; personal lines property and casualty insurance, ...


Dozens dead after truck drives into crowd in Nice, France, mayor says

Many more people were wounded and the death toll is expected to rise. Most people in his apartment building said they never talked to him. She added the ...


Sterling skids to new 31-year low on Brexit fallout worries

Mark Carney , governor of the Bank of England, has said the United Kingdom has entered a "period of heightened uncertainty" as he eases banks' countercyclical c...


Nintendo sending takedown requests to Pokemon Go pirates

VIDEO: What's the hype over Pokemon Go? This has resulted in a positive bump in Nintendo's share value , with tech pundits already proclaiming the new app as a...


Neither Clinton Nor Trump Voters Are Excited About Presumptive Nominees

Supreme Court. Among all registered voters, Trump faces a 63-percent unfavorable rating. Each candidate drew 40 percent of the vote, compared with the 6 p...


Britain's new govt signals PM May is serious about Brexit

May, who had supported Britain's continued European Union membership, moved quickly to heal divisions sparked by the referendum by appointing leading "Leave" ...


Copy of Pokemon Go tops charts in China

Players search the real world using satellite location to find Pokémon near them, and use augmented reality to see and capture them. Hayley has been check...


Japanese chat app Line soars in New York-Tokyo dual listing

Line has spread to 200 nations, but is the top messaging app in only four countries: Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Turkmenistan, according to SimilarWeb, a comp...


Clinton gets nod from rival Sanders in White House race

Nonetheless, Mr. Sanders declared, "I'm going to do everything I can to defeat Donald Trump". Humphrey is a delegate to Democratic National Convention in ...


HIV treatment in First Nations communities in the global spotlight

The International AIDS Conference is expected to benefit business in the hospitality industry to the tune of R800 million, as the city expects to welcome abou...


Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) Updated Price Targets

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on WLL . Trading of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL)'s shares is going to be int...


Video Shows Dylan Noble, 19, Fatally Shot by Fresno Police

But he said he wanted to release the video so the public could see a more complete picture of what the officers saw as they confronted Noble and had to ma...


Possible glitch sends Pokemon Go players to S. Korean city

The confession was made during a news conference for foreign media in Pyongyang . North Korea on Friday presented Ko Hyon Chol as a man it alleges is a South K...


Japanese messaging app Line shares surge in debut in Tokyo

The app was created by NHN Japan, a Japanese subsidiary of South Korean internet giant Naver, in the wake of the catastrophic quake and tsunami that hit Jap...


Kante Offered Improved Contract By Leicester

However, Leicester are keen to keep the France worldwide and Ranieri said the 25-year-old had been offered a new deal despite being contracted until mid-2019. I...


Buffett delivers annual gifts worth $2.86B to 5 charities

He made a pledge in 2006 to hand over a total that equates to 500 million shares, and each year he gives 5% of the remaining total. The 11-year total, calcula...


Funeral being held for slain UK lawmaker Jo Cox

Mrs Cox's funeral cortege travelled through her Batley and Spen constituency in West Yorkshire, slowing down in the town of Heckmondwike before continuing to Ba...


Britain to review security of large public events after Nice attack

Valls told reporters on Friday that the mourning will begin from Saturday, noting that the government chose to extend the state of emergency that has been in fo...


Five 2016 summer transfers Arsenal fans are jealous of

The forward struggled to discover his sharpness for much of the first half of the season, spending many weeks in what his manager terms the "red zone" before a ...


BlackRock profit matches expectations with 3.7% fall

In the iShares division, which makes up about a quarter of BlackRock's assets under management, the firm offers exchange-traded funds, or securities that trad...


Citigroup's profit falls 17 percent, still beats forecasts

Citigroup's CitiMortgage business is based in O'Fallon, Mo. In early June the bank warned that profits for the quarter could drop by as much as 25%, making th...


England's middle-order is 'fragile': Riaz

Moxon said: "Gary's got a bit of a tight groin which he sustained on Friday in the T20 against Birmingham". "He is a fantastic bowler. But I think he's got to...


Emirates Named World's Top Airline

AEGEAN has won this award for the 6th year in a row and the 7th time since 2009, according to AEGEAN. As for major East Asian carriers, Singapore Airlines s...


Trump Picks Mike Pence As His Running Mate, Delays Announcement

The staunchly conservative Pence, who is 57, served six terms in Congress before being elected governor and could help Trump navigate Capitol Hill. Pence is t...


Even Caltrans is getting in on Pokemon GO craze ... sort of

Even graveyards and abandoned buildings have made the list of places of interest for Glaswegian Pokemon GO players, but please keep in mind to stay safe, Poke-f...


Reliance Industries' Net Rises 19% as Refining Margin Widens

Its telecom arm Jio Infocomm is set to commercially roll out the much-awaited fourth generation high-speed internet service "in the coming months". Assigning ...


Wells Fargo Profit Matches Estimates as Loans, Card Fees Rise

Analysts on average had expected the San Francisco-based bank to report earnings of $1.01 per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Meyer, who like Mac...


The Clock Is Running Out on Donald Trump's VP Pick

According to the Republican familiar with the process, the frenetic day was made more complicated by the fact that Trump was in California for a series of fundr...


Police forces across Canada warn of risks involved with playing Pokemon Go

Despite the game not being available in Britain until now, thousands of players in the United Kingdom have already downloaded the app by changing their region...


JPMorgan's results beat forecasts as trading revenue jumps

Mr. Dimon said the bank would raise minimum pay for affected employees to between $12 to $16.50 an hour; the level of increase will depend on geography and "mar...


Game of Thrones crowned king of Emmy nominations

Robot ", television has never been more impactful in its storytelling, sheer breadth of series and quality of performances by an incredibly diverse array of tal...


Humans and robots working in harmony at Ford Cologne factory

The robots have been assigned to more than 1000 workers to identify the areas where the co-bots are doing good and to give feedback on areas where improvement i...


Bank of England wrong-foots markets as it leaves rates unchanged

Eight out of the nine members of the BoE (Shenzhen: 200725.SZ - news ) 's monetary policy committee voted to keep rates on hold at 0.5 percent, wrong-footing...


Bank of England interest rate cut coming, just not now

In the MPC's minutes it said that in the absence of a further worsening in the trade-off between supporting growth and returning inflation to its 2% target, mos...


OPEC strategy shows signs of success, as Middle East production hits record

Crude oil prices traded in the range of $45 to $50 a barrel in the last few months, but traders are expecting the crude price to stay below that range amid the ...


US retail sales post solid rise in June

SINGAPORE'S retail sales rose 3 per cent to S$3.7 billion in May, compared to S$3.6 billion a year ago due mainly to higher sales of motor vehicles. At the sa...


Pokemon Go rolls out to three more countries

It is essentially the same idea as conventional Pokemon role-playing games for Nintendo consoles, but you use a map of the real world to find the insane critter...


Niantic wants to roll out Pokemon GO in 200 markets soon: CEO

Several websites, including torrent trackers, are targeted by these takedown requests, and although the APK is slowly being removed from a number of pages, it ...


Tesla asked to brief US Senate committee on fatal vehicle crash

Consumer Reports magazine wants Tesla to disable its semi-automatic driving system. However, she underlines that there are concerns over the "unproven techno...