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Committing to a two-state solution displays bias, claims USA official

Ted Cruz, to work full-time under Greenblatt. "Renewed U.S. engagement with our Middle East allies is welcome and badly needed", said Josh Block, president an...


FTC approves Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods

First off, and most importantly, if you have an Amazon Prime membership, you'll get special discounts and other perks; Whole Foods will be treating Prime ...


After AI, Lohani tasked with revamping Railways

The Minister, however, tweeted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked him to wait. Earlier today, Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh ...


Young Bulls players fed up with Dwyane Wade; buyout 'inevitable'

Friedell reveals that the Bulls' young players really don't like Wade and that it's not a secret that they've had enough of the veteran. Even though Wade was ...


Ford announces scrappage scheme

As part of the recently-released Air Quality Plan , it has been reported that the Government will be consulting on a scrappage scheme to encourage people to sw...


Sempra Energy bids $9.45 billion for Oncor

Elliott had tried to put together its own bid for $9.3 billion to buy Oncor but ultimately chose to back the Sempra deal, which a spokesman said "provides sub...


Ten Missing In US Warship Collision

Initial reports indicate the warship sustained damage to its port side aft. The Alnic MC is a Liberian-flagged, 183-meter oil and chemical tanker that was d...


Aamir Khan launches song Main Kaun Hoon from Secret Superstar

Zaira, who plays an aspiring singer in the film, is seen recording her first YouTube video (wearing burkha) and before starting the song, she says "I can not ...


France's Total buys Maersk Oil for €6.34 billion in shares, debt

Total will also get Maersk's 8.44% stake in the giant Johan Sverdrup oil development offshore Norway and become the second largest independent in Algeria throu...


Hackers hit Malaysian sites over Indonesia flag gaffe

Photos of the booklet went viral after Indonesia's Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi? tweeted it, with #ShameOnYouMalaysia trending on Twitter and Malaysia's Spo...


Trump struggles to keep CEOs on his side

Even before Paul posted about his resignation on Twitter , the president beat him to the tweet , writing some 15 minutes earlier, "For every CEO that drop...


Zidane: No Madrid A or B teams

Young centre-back Jesus Vallejo will also be absent for Sunday's visitors due to injury, although he may not have been pencilled in to feature anyway with Sergi...


President Moon open to sending Special Envoy to North Korea

Trump's administration has consistently said military action is on the table and the president has even suggested he's willing to take unilateral action again...


Dollar rally sets gold back as markets await Fed minutes

That came after Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan said Friday that he wanted to "see more evidence" of firming inflation before raising i...


₹13000 crore Infosys share buyback announced at ₹1150 per share

Also, an anonymous letter was sent to the Securities and Exchange Board of India and the US Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this year, alleging that ...


Alibaba Q2 revenue surges 56%

During an earnings call Alibaba's executive vice chairman Joe Tsai said retail is a $5 trillion market in China, ecommerce accounts for 15 per cent and 85 per...


Did you receive "free cruise" robocalls? You could get up to $900

Southwest Gas Corp Com now has $3.74B valuation. Aviva Pcl reported 105,996 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. About 66,022 shares traded. Royal Caribbean C...


Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) Stock Rating Lowered by Bank of America Corporation

Omega Advisors Inc. bought a new position in Foot Locker during the first quarter valued at approximately $11,222,000. (NYSE:FL). Hl Svcs Ltd holds 0.06% or 4...


London Doesn't Want Border Checks With Ireland After Brexit

Manufacturers from Great Britain could rush to establish bases in Northern Ireland to avoid customs tariffs post-Brexit, a lobby group for the industry said. In...


Wal-Mart Beats Q2 Forecasts But Gives Weak Guidance

Therefore 57% are positive. He also listed low prices, two-day free shipping without a membership, a discount for store pickup, as well as the reorder feature...


Sensex rises; Infosys buyback proposal lifts mood

The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.3% higher after rising 2.5% in the previous session. Overseas, most Asian markets were trading higher as geo-political te...


Good reason for optimism as NAFTA renegotiation begins

NAFTA was negotiated in 1994 to remove barriers to the exchange of goods and services, spur economic growth, create jobs and enhance North American competitiven...


German economy, Europe's largest, posts 0.6 pct 2Q growth

This was a shade below expectations of a 0.7% rise and down from the first quarter's upwardly-revised 0.7% growth. According to the Financial Times , that's...


Futures higher as N. Korea tensions ease slightly

The dollar last changed hands at 108.96 yen, down 0.2 percent. Global benchmark Brent also fell 0,9 percent, to $51,44, after Thursday's 1,5 percent drop. Shang...


July wholesale inflation rises to 1.88%

In England, each January's increases are capped in line with the previous July's Retail Prices Index (RPI) rate of inflation . Onion prices inflation cam...


Woman's Lost Engagement Ring Found 13 Years Later

Today in WTF, an 84-year-old grandma who lost her diamond engagement ring more than 13 years ago has had it returned to her after the damn thing turned up o...


United Kingdom unemployment rate hits lowest level since 1975

This was the lowest unemployment rate since 1975. However, once inflation is taken into account, total pay in real terms sank by 0.5% both including and exclu...


Target is buying a company that facilitates quick local deliveries

Grand Junction handles the same-day delivery service for Target's store in Manhattan's Tribeca neighborhood. Target supply chain and logistics officer Arthur...


Oil prices fall 2.5% on strong US$, weak China data

According to a Reuters poll, USA crude stockpiles dropped last week for the seventh week in a row, and gasoline and distillate inventories were also likely do...


Minimum wage increasing to $11.35/hour

The minimum wage in BC will be bumped up to $11.35 an hour by September 15th after a 50 cent boost was announced today by the provincial NDP government. "We als...


Based Dickies sold to VF Corporation

Ending a deal-making drought, the owner of the North Face activewear brand said Monday it had agreed to acquire family-run Williamson-Dickie for $820 million to...


Slavan Bilic expected more from his West Ham side

I'm grateful to them as a football club. "I think a permanent move was always going to be hard", he says. Premier League - Follow the Football match betwe...


Bill Gates gives US$4.7 bln in stock to charity foundation

In 1996, Gates had a 24% stake in Microsoft , but following his donation in June, that has fallen to just 1.3%. Microsoft Corporation shares were trading at ...


Sayre man arrested, accused of trying to blow up Oklahoma City bank

Justice Department. A federal complaint filed on Sunday says a confidential informant told the FBI in December that Varnell wanted to blow up a building and "...


Merck CEO Steps Down from Trump Council After Charlottesville

Cech, a board member who was among the people that Mr. Frazier contacted Sunday night. In a letter published Monday on the North Dakota-Minnesota news site ...


Mitie Group PLC (LON:MTO) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

About 360,297 shares traded. It has outperformed by 99.41% the S&P500. Parametric Port Assoc Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0% in 1st Source Corporation (NA...


Russian stocks undermined by tensions between U.S. and N.Korea

The Labor Department said its consumer price index inched up by 0.1 percent in July after coming in unchanged in June. Meanwhile, markets in Japan, South Korea ...


Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses

The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.4% to 3261.75 points. "From a geopolitical perspective, we understand why the escalation in tensions will have shaken some...


What Is Going On With Amber Heard and Elon Musk?

The company burned through a record $1.16 billion in cash during the second quarter. Sources said Tesla might end up paying no more than 5 percent on the ...


'And Bihar Special Package...': Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Reminds PM Modi

Acknowledging Mr Yadav's seniority in the party, the JD (U) leader said, "Sharadji is one of the founding members of the party, but it pains us that the path ch...


City approach for Busquets?

According to Spanish radio station Onda Cero (via the Manchester Evening News' Alex Porter ), City are looking to strengthen their midfield following the sal...


Tesla eyes autonomous big rig testing in Nevada

The vehicle in "getting closer to prototype" in Nevada, said Reuters . Plans to develop the production of electric truck CEO of Tesla Elon Musk announced a y...


BC government joins legal challenges against Trans Mountain oil pipeline

Greenpeace campaigner Mike Hudema has issued a statement praising the government's action and declaring that it's "yet another indication that this pipeline wil...


Google CEO Sundar Pichai slams gender differences memo

The town hall comes amid a report from The Guardian that as many as 60 women are considering filing a class action lawsuit against Google , alleging sexism a...


South Korea, Japan Warn Kim Against Firing Missile at Guam

The latest tensions began after US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea that it would face " fire and fury " if it threatened the United Stat...


Kylie Jenner Joined By Travis Scott & Kardashian Family For 20th Birthday Party

This incident raised a question and doubt if there is a point watching the same content from different angles after five months. Kylie Jenner rang in her 20...


Gold Prices Go Up On Rising US-North Korea Tensions

Flight-to-safety moves pushed up the value of classic assets perceived as safe, including the franc, the Japanese yen and gold prices after North Korean leade...


Airlines Are Bumping Far Fewer People From Flights

The Transportation Department said Tuesday that just one in every 19,000 passengers was kicked off an overbooked flight in the first six months of this year. "I...


Markets Right Now: Dow average ends a 10-day winning streak

Currently, the major averages are well off their worst levels but stuck in the red. The Nasdaq Composite Index declined 0.2% to 6370.46 and the Standard & Poo...


ASEAN, Japan tackle NoKor, South China Sea

But Tillerson appeared more conciliatory on Monday. "There were views that, how can we hear them out or confront them (North Korea) if they're not there?" he ...