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James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

Yes, the Cavs won all four, but they blew sizable fourth-quarter leads in three and staged the largest second-half comeback in playoff history in Game 3 when th...


Honeywell profit boosted by aerospace, energy sales; shares rise

Honeywell's shares were up 2.8 percent at $127.18 in premarket trading. Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC now owns 13,935 shares of the conglomerate's stock valued...


Texas Instruments (TXN) Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Now the P/E of Texas Instruments In...


Uber unveils plans to demo flying cars by 2020

When Elevate was first announced, Uber said that it's aerial taxi service would cut commute from city to city by a significant amount of time. Holden's keyn...


Cost cuts at Coca-Cola go deeper, including jobs

The stock has a market cap of $185.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.93 and a beta of 0.69. Global soda sales fell 1 percent in the first quarter ...


Anthony Bourdain Says the Unicorn Frappucino Is 'the Perfect Nexus of Awfulness'

But any baristas you know may be dancing for joy. One Starbucks barista from a branch in Singapore has agreed to speak to Popspoken on condition of anonymity....


US Commander in Afghanistan has standing authority to use MOAB

Pentagon officials have confirmed a Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB) - the largest non-nuclear weapon in its arsenal - was dropped on an ISIS tunnel tar...


PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

We stand ready to work with you expeditiously to complete a targeted due diligence review and to negotiate a definitive agreement for the combination. The CEO h...


Oil recovers some ground, rise in US drilling caps gains

Oil prices retreated Monday, as growing USA production and other signs of global oversupply keep thwarting a widely-expected rally. Brent for June settlement ...


Here's what you need to know about the new speeding fine rules

It means a driver earning the average United Kingdom weekly wage of £507 could be slapped with a £760 fine. In a survey carried out by motoring website Hones...


Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

Spotify, the most popular music streaming service, boasts around 50 million subscribers, and Apple Music, which enjoyed a high profile launch in June 2015, has ...


"Always Keep Calm" - MS Dhoni's Reveals Key to Success

When Dhoni came out at number four at the fall of Smith's wicket in the final delivery of the 11th over at 87 for 2, Pune needed 10 runs an over to win the mat...


Far-Right Le Pen and Center-Right Macron Frontrunners in French Election

If Le Pen wins, that would be a resounding victory for the populist wave reflected by the votes for President Donald Trump and Brexit. The results are mailnly...


Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, military says

The Israeli military, however, later denied the Syrian claims, asserting that all of its fighters had "safely returned to their bases". The IDF did not offici...


Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality

He first revealed it last year and, according to it, Facebook wants to integrate augmented and virtual reality , along with artificial intelligence , into r...


BJP to make Odisha a laboratory for welfare schemes: Dharmendra Pradhan

He called upon party's rank and file to make BJP's win sustainable. Amit Shah in Bhubaneswar. Dubbing Triple Talaq a "bad social practice", Modi said such...


IMF Drops Anti-Protectionism Pledge, Mirroring G20 View on Trade

Asked about the change of wording on trade, Mexico's central bank governor Agustin Carstens, who heads the IMFC, said protectionism is "a relative term" and the...


United CEO got $18.7 million in compensation

Chicago aviation commissioner Ginger Evans requested until April 26 to provide information to the Senate. She also said they're never flying with United again...


York police arrest over 100 men in child prostitution investigation

The average age a minor is introduced to the sex trade is under 15-years-old, Truong said. He says police carried out their investigation over four years and ...


French economist who predicted Trump win is betting on Le Pen

The first round of voting takes place on Sunday, and if there's no outright majority, the top two candidates will face each other in a runoff on May 7. "If we...


TPP minus USA starting to gain ground

According to officials accompanying the two men, Aso and Mnuchin also discussed options for using economic sanctions to curb North Korea's nuclear weapons devel...


Lavalin to buy British engineering firm WS Atkins PLC for $3.6 billion

The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of the year, the companies said. Bruce said the addition of WS Atkins will increase margins and im...


Elon Musk talks about consensual telepathy via neural laces

If we achieve tight symbiosis, the AI wouldn't be "other" - it would be you and with a relationship to your cortex analogous to the relationship your cortex has...


OPEC rallying for support to extend oil output cuts

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures settled up 7 cents at $53.18 a barrel. The country's oil production stood at 0.84 million barrels per day in 2016, ...


Watchdog Ofcom reveals plan to open up BT's broadband network to competitors

Ofcom said that alternative providers should be able to lay fibre using BT's ducts and poles as easily as BT itself - meaing that a non-discrimination requireme...


Oil prices rise on prospect that Saudi Arabia seeking output cut extension

The report also showed stockpiles at the US crude hub at Cushing, Oklahoma, rose 276,000 barrels in the week. WTI futures for April delivery were marked aro...


IBM quarterly sales fall short of expectations

Foot Locker said first-quarter same-store sales are expected to increase in the low-single-digit percentage range, with the current estimate for a 2.7% rise. ...


Tesla to recall 53000 Model S and Model X vehicles

In fact, Tesla believes that only five per cent of the 53,000 vehicles it is recalling may actually be affected - and they include Model S and Model X vehicles ...


UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

In a tweet on Friday, Trump said: "China is very much the economic lifeline to North Korea so, while nothing is easy, if they want to solve the North Korean pro...


Trump to unveil tax reform plan next week

He will also issue two memoranda asking for reviews of two parts of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law - the Orderly Liquidation Authority that sets out...


$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US

The mayor says over 80 percent of children in New York City were accepted to the school of their choice. The legislation establishes the first price floor a...


United Kingdom aims for first coal-less day since Industrial Revolution

Britain could see its first full day without generating any electricity from coal on Friday, National Grid has said. The majority of electricity in Britain no...


Clothing retailer Bebe closing all stores before summer

Clothing chain Bebe says it expects to close all its stores by the end of May , making it the latest casualty of the migration to online shopping. Others such ...


BC party leaders back on the hustings today after fiery debate

The NDP platform commits to balancing the budget this year and the following two years, and party leader John Horgan says the plan's numbers are "very solid". "...


Unilever first-quarter sales top expectations

The food segment however remained flat in growth, which Unilever blamed on a "later Easter". Unilever's share price has slipped marginally lower in Londo...


Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

It added that numerous issues were addressed in its 2013 settlement with the CFPB and that the allegations in the new complaint represent "only a small percenta...


Emirates cuts flights to US as demand weakens

Fort Lauderdale (May 1) and Orlando (May 23) operations will move from daily services to five a week. Lauderdale will be reduced to five per week each. The ro...


Pence reaffirms ties in Indonesia

After meeting with representatives of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations at the regional bloc's headquarters in Jakarta yesterday, Pence announced T...


Verizon's profit sinks as it loses wireless subscribers

Competition from Sprint - as well as T-Mobile - appears to be taking its toll on Verizon. Verizon shares are down 6% over the last 12 months, a period in wh...


Only 98000 New Jobs Were Created In March, Labor Department Says

Ohio's nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased 15,200 over the month, from a revised 5,506,800 in January to 5,522,000 in February 2017, according ...


No Petrol & Diesel On Sundays

The dealer commission on petrol is Rs 2.56 per litre and Rs 1.65 for diesel now. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently announced the conserve oil program ...


United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

NPR noted that Delta asks passengers individually at check-in if they would be willing to give up a seat. The previous incentive had been $1,350. The airline ...


EPA head vows to build trust during Indiana stop

Pruitt's visit to the Superfund site in northwest in will be positive only if it leads to a dramatic change in the administrator's views on environmental protec...


IBM posts first revenue miss in five quarters, shares drop

In the prior 12 months International Business Machines's stock price has increased by 16.43% from 139.03 to 161.87. Stifel Nicolaus maintained International Bu...


United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

United Airlines executives say it's too soon to know if last week's dragging of a man off a plane is hurting ticket sales. Dao lost two teeth and suffered a c...


Oil edges higher as OPEC boost offsets dent from U.S. supply

Commercial crude oil inventories in the States on the other hand also fell, shrinking by 1.0m barrels to reach 532.3m barrels. Crude production and refinery ope...


Ivanka Trump Brand Reportedly Wins Chinese Trademarks

February 13, 2017: Trump meets with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House. Her company, Ivanka Trump Marks LLC, has been granted four addi...


Morgan Stanley posts strong 1Q profit, helped by trading

Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. Macquarie reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of Morgan...


Bill O'Reilly, ex-Fox chief hit with more sexual allegations

A cascade of companies announced they were withdrawing advertisements from his show, including Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, BMW and GlaxoSmithKline. Over the cours...


The Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday

Revenue fell 14% to $1.5 billion, compared to March 2016, as the Milwaukee-based bike maker restrained deliveries to dealers who are laboring to unload last yea...