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Dhaka calls for 'urgent' steps as Rohingya flee Myanmar

John McKissick, head of the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) in the Bangladeshi border town of Cox's Bazar, told the BBC that Myanmar authorities' action...


Turkey sacks 15000 more people as part of coup probe

In a separate development on Tuesday, Turkish authorities detained 20 staff at Silivri jail outside Istanbul accused of using the Bylock messaging app that Anka...


World reacts to Fidel Castros death

Castro was the central, divisive figure in a decades-long struggle over Cuba's identity and what the meaning of the Cuban experience ought to be and what Cuba's...


Bernie Sanders Calls on Trump to Revoke Appointment of "Racist" Bannon

Before the election, Sanders tweeted that he doesn't believe "most of the people" who support Trump are "racist and sexist", breaking ranks from Hillary Clint...


Almost 1000 Lufthansa flights to be cancelled due to strike

Maintaining that the airline, Germany's largest, has been posting significant profits for years, the Cockpit union has demanded a 3.66 percent annual raise for ...


No Champions League an advantage for Chelsea - Conte

Now it's of fundamental importance to find good form and go into our idea of football. This one doesn't even need to be explained, as the Belgian is one of th...


Wells Fargo tries to kill fake account lawsuit

The scandal sparked a national outrage, congressional hearings, countless investigations and the sudden retirement of longtime CEO John Stumpf. However, court...


Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment

Target CEO Brian Cornell, who was at the store in Jersey City, said he was encouraged by early reports from stores around the country, and cited lower food and ...


Trump Retracts Statement Saying Climate Change Is a Hoax

Yet, it was an important milestone in the global effort to address climate change. Donald Trump has called climate change a hoax , he promised during t...


Injunction Temporarily Blocks New Overtime Eligibility Rule

The court held that the states were able to effectively show "irreparable harm" if the rule went into effect and that the DOL exceeded its authority when it rai...


'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' movie review - Wizarding, American style

Rowling has already written the script for the sequel (set for release in 2018), which will depart rather significantly from this first outing. Corden's bumbl...


US should remain in Paris climate change pact

Under the Paris Agreement, countries agree to voluntary limits on fossil-fuel emissions and set a goal of keeping temperature increases to 2 degrees Celsius by ...


Supermoon puts on a show around the world

The moon's orbit around the Earth is elliptical, which means the distance from Earth varies 25,000 miles in the course of its orbit. As the most recent full...


'We're not going anywhere': Millennials march against Trump

Undocumented student Brenda Valencia, 19, was wearing a sign that read, "Undocumented, Unapologetic and Unafraid". Just a few feet away, counter protestor Cod...


Pilots at Germany's Lufthansa launch 2-day strike

Some 876 flights have already been cancelled for Wednesday, including 51 long-haul flights. Austrian and SWISS are using larger planes to carry passengers durin...


Analysts showing optimistic trends for: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC)

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc.is based in Scottsdale, Arizona. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Spirit Realty Capital, Inc.is 157.36 Milli...


Trump says 'making progress' to keep Carrier Corp in US

Carrier, which makes air conditioners and heating equipment, confirmed for the first time that it had discussions with the incoming administration but gave no d...


S.Korea's NPS says prosecutors raid its headquarters

If it proves that the presidential office pressed the NPS to back the Samsung merger in return for bribes, President Park and her confidante would face a minimu...


Dow, S&P 500 set record high closes ahead of holiday

A separate report showed that the University of Michigan's consumer sentiment index rose to a final reading of 93.8 in November, the highest level since May and...


Oil Slips After API Gasoline Inventory Build, Minor Crude Draw

Overnight, the American Petroleum Institute (API) data recorded a draw of 1.3mn barrels and, although the consensus forecast was for a build of around 0.7mn bar...


New Chairwoman for Fidelity Investments

She has an estimated net worth of $8.1 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. As an owner of Fidelity, which manages $2.1 trillion in assets ...


Borough Hall tree lighting set for December 1

December 7 with special festivities both indoors and outdoors. The tree is just off the sidewalk on the northern part of the square. Glittering gold angels and ...


Kingfisher's sales growth held back by soft French

Like-for-like sales were up 1.8 percent driven by the UK & Poland. Total UK & Ireland sales grew by 2.8% to £1.2bn, with like-for-like sales up by 5.8%. She a...


Message To Trump? Countries Say Climate Fight 'irreversible'

Liu said China was committed to combating climate change " whatever the circumstances ". "We are going to use this positive momentum to grow the United Kingdo...


Demonetization: Hundreds of I-T notices issued; dept seeks source of funds

The press note said that the government has received reports that some people are using other persons' bank accounts to convert their black money into new denom...


Deputy hurt by smoke inhalation in deadly fire

A family friend told a local television station that the ages of the children range from four to 12 years old. Their mother and two law enforcement officers w...


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Analysts projected the minimum sales estimate of $10,568.20M and some analysts told that the stock may achieve maximum sales of $18,611.30M. Moving toward the...


Barclays' new ATMs withdraw money with a tap of your phone

Customers can also tap bank cards to use Contactless Cash, but they must first add a card to that section of the mobile app. Contactless and cellular payments...


French Conservatives Vote in First Nationwide Presidential Primary

Previously, candidates were designated internally. All participants will have to contribute two Euros (USD 2.14) to help cover the costs of the vote. Accordin...


University Lawsuit Settled So He Can Focus On US Presidency

He said $21 million of the settlement would go to reimburse the Trump University plaintiffs in San Diego. When he announced his candidacy, he said many Mexi...


Markets await testimony from Yellen; dollar likely in focus

The Dow Jones industrial average slid 53 points, or 0.3 percent, to 18,870 as of 3:38 p.m. Japan's Nikkei .N225 lost 0.4 percent and Australian stocks shed 0....


Brodziak, Tarasenko score as Blues beat Predators 3-1

They make scoring chances. That's the No. 1 sign for me. "We've been on the road for a couple games now, and it's always nice to go home to Nashville", Josi s...


Workers Pry Gold 'Trump Place' Name Off Apartment Buildings

Workers pried 3-foot-high gold letters spelling "Trump Place" off the buildings Wednesday. Hundreds of the apartments' residents signed an online petition say...


Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders before return to US

Trump campaigned against the TPP and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) as bad for United States jobs. He said he would scrap the TPP and threate...


Megyn Kelly Takes Jab at Bill O'Reilly's Claim to 'No

Numerous comments came through a link on a pro-Trump Reddit forum called "The_Donald". Amazon has not commented on the negative reviews that have since been r...


Average US 30-year mortgage rate jumps to 3.94 percent

Treasury rates surged after the election on the view that a Trump administration will spend more money and cut taxes, potentially leading to higher inflation in...


450 people will be laid off at local First Solar plant

Moreover, as the company makes the transition from Series 4 to Series 6 production, the 2017 production is expected to fall to 2.2 gigawatts. "The acceleratio...


Renewables, natural gas major players in energy outlook

Oil demand could peak by 2020 if a more stringent approach on climate change is taken, the IEA said, something that is looking increasingly unlikely after the e...


U.S. producer prices unchanged in October

Fuel import prices rose 7.2% for the month to give a 3.8% annual increase, the first positive increase since July 2014 and compared with a figure of -47.4% in t...


United States factory production improves in October

The index for utilities dropped 2.6%, as warmer-than-normal temperatures reduced the demand for heating. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expe...


US Retail Sales Jump 0.8 Pct. in Sign of Consumer Health

Jaime Gonzalez celebrates after buying the iPhone 7 smartphone outside an Apple Inc. store in NY, U.S., September 16, 2016. This is above economists' expectatio...


China weakens yuan to eight-year low

That's as bond yields soared after Donald Trump won the USA presidential election, bringing buyers back to the US currency. It fixes the daily official rate eve...


Sensex surges 317 points on key macro data

Brokers said sentiments remained bearish on continued foreign fund outflows and weakness in emerging market currencies against the dollar since Donald Trump's u...


Gold Prices Gyrate, Buffeted by Dollar, Stocks

The most active gold contract for December delivery fell 2.6 US dollars, or 0.21 percent, to settle at 1,221.70 dollars per ounce. Holdings in gold-backed e...


Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Options Traders Brace for Post-Earnings Pullback

Cs Mckee Limited Partnership has 2.18% invested in the company for 1.13 million shares. The stock has "Neutral" rating given by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Monday...


Banks, ATMs mobbed for third day

One of the court staff said the sudden announcement of demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes and ATMs being shut for two days created problems in the morning a...


Supersonic jet cuts flight times by half

If all goes according to plan, Virgin Galactic will have the right to purchase Boom's first 10 craft. Boom Technology Inc., based at Centennial Airport in A...


Hazard: I can't be like Terry

Hazard was given the armband ahead of Euro 2016 due to Vincent Kompany's injury absence and the Chelsea star will remain in that role for the foreseeable futu...


Trump name to be stripped from Riverside Boulevard apartment buildings

Residents of the Trump Place apartment complex on Manhattan's Upper West Side started an online petition to have their landlord, Equity Residential, change th...


Demonetization: RBI announces new steps to decrease cash crunch

Venkaiah Naidu and Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal. The situation, as far ATMs are concerned, is still grim even though a task force under the chairmanship...