Finance

Donald & Melania Trump at the RNC: The Photos You Need to See

She further called Donald Trump "an unbelievable leader." adding that his achievements and performance in the hard-fought GOP primary speak for themselves. He t...


Wall Street little changed ahead of earnings reports

The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 120.74 points, or 0.66 per cent, at 18,347.67. Story will be updated shortly... The S&P 500 hit record closing hi...


More than 500K hoverboards recalled over safety issues

The 500,000 devices being recalled were sold, the majority, during the holiday season from $350 to $900 in both local stores and online stores. Those who own h...


Johnson & Johnson tops Street 2Q forecasts

The company indicated that the stock would turn into ex-dividend on August 19. The company is set to report second-quarter earnings results before the opening b...


Hasbro beats estimates on strong demand for Disney Princess dolls

The company saw a "significant" slowdown in Jurassic Park/World toy sales from a year ago, according to CEO Brian Goldner . Revenue from toys targeted at gir...


5 things to watch out for when you play Pokemon Go

The game utilizes the phone's camera to display Pokemon in the real world, and then players fling Pokeballs in an attempt to capture the Pokemon . "Pokemon...


MPs have voted to renew Trident nuclear weapons

He said: "I would urge members on all sides of the house to do what successive governments have done, to do the right thing, not just for today but for tomorrow...


Royal Mail hints of potential hit from 'Brexit'

Royal Mail has issued a trading update for the three months ended 26 June, which shows a 1% increase in group revenue but a 1% decrease in United Kingdom revenu...


Novartis 2Q net slips as generic drug competition hits sales

It will be building a U.S. primary care salesforce for the drug - earlier than expected - after Entresto was added to heart failure guidelines on both sides of ...


JPMorgan to Increase U.S. Workers Minimum Wage

However, its earnings per share of US$1.55 handsomely beat the average analyst estimate of US$1.43 per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Analysts hav...


England v Pakistan: Alastair Cook blames 'naive' batting for Lord's defeat

Earlier in the day, it was Broad who picked up both the remaining Pakistan wickets, on successive deliveries, to wrap up the visitors' second innings on 215 tha...


US Republican Party Convention To Kick Off In Cleveland

Throughout his career Donald has successful worked with people of many faiths and with many nations". "If they progress to that point, which I don't anticip...


Rio Tinto's copper output remains robust in Q2; maintains guidance

Earlier this year, the company downgraded its expectations for Australian iron ore output in 2017 from 350 million tons, citing delays to the railway system c...


Turkish lira regains ground as coup contained

The E-mini futures contract for the S&P 500 was up 0.1 percent ESc1, following on from Friday's upbeat USA economic data. Investors also expect easier policy ...


Phoenix Police Release Updated Sketch Of Serial Shooter

Investigators have found common threads in the deaths: All the victims were either shot inside or near their cars, in residential neighborhoods on a weekend nig...


Inflation rises to 0.5%

Asides farm produce, the core sub-index increased by 16.2% in June (year-on-year), up approximately by 1.2% points from 15.1% recorded in May. The news caused...


Donald Trump: Mike Pence 'absolutely' my first choice for VP pick

Donald Trump reckons he and Mike Pence will get along just fine. The joint appearance, which aired Sunday but was taped Saturday soon after the formal runn...


Russian Olympic officials cast doubt on doping report

Gymnastics was not among the sports listed in the report. WADA also suspends Russia's national anti-doping body, RUSADA, over non-compliance. The IOC execut...


House approves bill that would provide a national GMO labeling law

The Vermont law, on the other hand, required labels from food manufacturers and grocers to more clearly label products that contained genetically modified ingre...


San Jose police chief on Baton Rouge killings

Michael Edmonson during a news conference Monday. "It's unfortunate that it takes these cowardly acts to bring, to highlight the dangers that these officers f...


Turkey PM says over 7500 detained over failed coup

Gulen, in turn, has said the coup attempt may have been staged, casting it as an excuse for Erdogan to forge ahead with his purge of the cleric's supporters fro...


Star Wars: Trials of Tatooine Out on July 18 for HTC Vive

Trials on Tatooine is now available on Steam for nothing. However, in the USA the HTC Vive has a steep price tag of $799 and is among one of the most expensive...


Trump's Motorcade Involved In Car Accident En Route To RNC

One person carried a sign that read, "Stop being a sinner and obey Jesus". Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump's motorcade was involved in a minor...


Orioles' Bundy loses 1st big league start, 5-2 to Rays

The Orioles send reliever Dylan Bundy to the mound for his first career start Sunday. "It doesn't really bother me any". "Because I'm from Tampa, Florida, an...


2 men found dead after waves sweep them into Lake Michigan

U.S. Coast Guard officials are urging anyone heading to Lake Michigan to exercise caution Sunday. Crews were searching for the other two individuals using a r...


Will Asian-Americans get behind Black Lives Matter?

But Hamdi Hassan, one of the organizers of the Friday night rally said that as much as she appreciated his saying that, she feels he only said it out of pre...


Backers of Maine GMO label law miffed at Congress compromise

Because there was so much debate about the bill , there is a compromise involved: Companies can post QR codes on its food instead, which would prompt customers...


Chilcot Inquiry - Military action in Iraq was not 'last resort'

President George W. Bush "I will be with you, whatever", eventually sending 45,000 British troops into battle when peace options had not been exhausted, the lon...


BoE keeps rates on hold; is QE on the cards?

However, this 11-month high is unlikely to last with the main index having dropped off significantly this afternoon on the Bank of England's announcement. "The ...


Stop Trump effort stopped on RNC floor

Many members of the Colorado and Iowa delegations reportedly walked off the convention floor after officials refused to allow the roll call vote. Chaos eru...


North Carolina Officially Bars Police-Cam Footage From Public View

The law allows any person whose image or voice is captured in the recording, or his or her personal representative, to submit a written request for disclosure a...


Party Disunity: Trump team says Kasich 'embarrassing' GOP

As the heir to an exhausted seven-and-a-half-year-old administration that appears irresolute and clueless as problems bloom, what can Hillary Clinton possibly...


Prado's solo homer in 11th lifts Marlins over Phillies 3-2

The Marlins were as confounded by Nola as they were in getting shut out on a three-hitter by Cardinals veteran Adam Wainwright on Saturday. That's exactly what ...


Philippines rejects China talks not based on sea feud ruling

The navy and Defense Ministry had no immediate comment. Zheng Yongnian, director of the East Asian Institute at the National University of Singapore, told the...


Philippines rejects China offer of conditional dialogue on Sea dispute

China uses the nine-dash-line to demarcate the territory in the South China Sea it claims as its own. Mr Yasay had met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on t...


Effort to thwart Donald Trump's Republican National Convention foes suffers initial setback

However, many of New Jersey's delegates are in favor of Trump . Carroll "Beau" Correll , a Virginia delegate to next week's Republican National Convention i...


S&P 500, Dow hit new records on earnings optimism; safe-havens slip

Story will be updated shortly. Stocks are rising in afternoon trading Tuesday, putting the market on track for another milestone. The Dow industrials adde...


Sheriff: Escaped Florida murder suspect armed, has help

Somehow, he managed to break free and escape the room. His attorney said he arrived to the courthouse to find a chaotic scene and was "totally shocked" to lea...


Hasbro Shares Decline After Toys Aimed at Boys Suffer Slowdown

Hasbro's strength comes as the toy industry has experienced a resurgence lately, easing concerns that playing with traditional toys had ceded ground to childre...


Turkey's President Floats Idea of Reinstating the Death Penalty

The country had abolished the death penalty in 2004, in a bid to join the European Union (EU). Yildirim said that 232 people were killed in Friday night's vio...


Key Indian equity indices open in green

The Nifty50 was trading at 8,521 up 13 points or 0.16 per cent. At 09:20 am, the 30-share index was trading at 27,793, up 47.20 points, while broad-based 50...


Three New Zika Cases Detected In San Francisco

The woman, who was nonpregnant and in her twenties, had condomless sex with her male partner, also in his twenties, the day she returned to New York City from...


Turkish F-16s patrol skies days after failed military coup

Almost 20,000 members of the police, civil service, judiciary and army have been detained or suspended since Friday night's coup , in which more than 200 peo...


EPA lowers fuel economy expectations

Environmental Protection Agency. Instead, they said automakers will likely only be able to achieve an average of between 50 and 52.6 miles per gallon by the d...


Markets Right Now: US stock indexes drift higher at midday

Apple , the world's largest publicly traded company by market capitalization, has seen its still-outsized weight within the S&P 500 slip to 2.90 percent of th...


Uber just completed its two-billionth trip

Uber has completed two billion rides on its platform. The company reached the two billion rides on June 18 but it wasn't just one, it was actually 147 trip...


Padres rally in 10th, beat Giants 7-6 on walk-off balk

The Giants led 6-5 as Casilla came in for the bottom of the 10th, but the Padres opened the inning with back-to-back singles. "Somewhat of an interesting day to...


Jamie Dimon JP Morgan: Why You Should Give Your Employees Raises!

The bank would prefer to keep its European headquarters in London, which is a very feasible financial center, but Lake says it is too early to predict what th...


Oil Prices Steady but Products Glut Looms

Oil prices were little changed in early Asian trade on Monday as traders shrugged off the impact of Friday's attempted coup in Turkey. Oil futures rose as muc...


Erdogan and Gulen: uneasy allies turned bitter foes

This has not stopped Erdogan from using the coup to crack down on his opponents. Gulen condemned the military uprising "in the strongest terms" in a rare inte...