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Confirmed: Britian Is Getting Its Second Female Prime Minister

After a second MPs' ballot was held on Thursday, Home Secretary Mrs May finished with 199 votes, Energy Minister Mrs Leadsom received 84 and Michael Gove, the j...


Amazon Prime Day items on sale

Customers must be Amazon Prime members to participate, but they can also start a free trial of the $99-a-year membership to get in on the deals. Amazon ...


Britain Set to Have Its Second Female Prime Minister

The contest now moves to its final stage with the Conservative Party's 150,000-strong membership deciding between Mrs May , a Remain campaigner with a long tra...


Airbus set for A350 boost with Virgin Atlantic deal

The plane order triggered fraught last-minute negotiations for the contract to supply engines, with papers spread out in the corner of an airline award ceremony...


AirAsia says plans to order 100 Airbus A321neo jets

The airline also sees broad demand in markets such as Korea and Japan, and has said it is bullish on India after the country recently eased regulations on the g...


Donald Trump expects more violence, friction between police, blacks

In another moment, she sent a text to her two young nephews to be mindful of how they act around police. A march in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter mo...


Raj Babbar appointed Congress chief in UP

He has been a three-time Lok Sabha member and is now a Rajya Sabha member from Uttarakhand. Masood, who had lost the Lok Sabha polls in 2014 against BJP's Rag...


Who needs Google Street View when you have Sheep View 360?

Andreassen attached a 360-degree camera to a sheep's back, powered by a solar panel, and let it run around and capture some stunning terrain. That is where th...


Turnbull still awaits election count

Before then he will have to sign an official Coalition agreement with Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce. Earlier, Mr Shorten said Australians deserved "nothing l...


Pawn shop burglary linked to 'threat' against Baton Rouge police: chief

Sterling's public funeral is scheduled for Friday at Southern University, the Advocate reported. A viewing is scheduled from 8 a.m.to 10:30 a.m., with the ser...


Standard Life stops investors selling out of United Kingdom property fund

Earlier, Standard Life Investments had also suspended trading in its £2.9 billion United Kingdom property fund citing similar reason of "exceptional market ci...


Baton Rouge gun burglary linked to plot to kill police officers

A plot to attack police in Baton Rouge was stopped after one individual was arrested during an attempt to steal guns for the planned assault from a local pawn...


Lawyer: Cop Who Shot Philando Castile Thought He Was Robbery Suspect

Reynolds described the officer who shot Castile as Asian. "I absolutely have the deepest condolences for those families that have lost their loved ones in Dal...


Low-tax Irish economy grows 26.3% in a year

Ireland's economy contracted in the three months ended March, after expanding in the previous two quarters, preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Offi...


UK: Corbyn survives vote to remain on Labour ballot

All other candidates will have to attain the required number of nominations in order to go forward to the ballot, the statement continued. After the announc...


Kinder Morgan's Pipeline JV with Southern Will Help Trim Debt

KMI's 2Q16 estimated EPS is 12.5% lower than 2Q15. The above graph compares KMI's EPS estimates with adjusted EPS over the last ten quarters. Going back a f...


Chechen extremist masterminded Istanbul attack, U.S. congressman says

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday repeated that the airport attack was "most probably" carried out by Islamic State. Two Russian nationals have...


Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon to Tie Steffi Graf's Record

Williams defeated Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3 to win her second consecutive and seventh overall Wimbledon title, according to The Associated Press. (Adam Davy...


US Defense Secretary Discusses Strategy in Fight Against IS in Iraq

Iraqi forces have been moving toward Mosul from the south, and the airfield was considered a key objective, since it will serve as a base from which to support ...


Nicky Hilton welcomes baby girl

In another throwback photo of Paris holding her younger sibling when they were kids, she said she was "so happy" for Nicky and that Lily-Grace is "so lovely...


Pokémon Go makers say they're updating iOS app to address security concerns

Pokemon GO iOS Version 1.0.1 lowers the app's Google permissions from full access to basic account info. Nevertheless, it's clear to see why he might have ...


Tokyo the standout as Asian markets rally on US jobs

Goldminer Newcrest dropped 1.7 percent and Evolution Mining tumbled 3.9 percent as gold prices struggled for direction after turning in a third day of declines ...


China has no legal basis for South China Sea claims: tribunal

Beijing has already rejected the ruling out of hand. Rajagopalan, an expert in India-China relations, said Beijing knew in advance that their claims were n...


Amazon's Prime Day shoppers encounter checkout snafus

Some deals will be available all day or until they run out, while "Lightning Deals" will be happening throughout the day, beginning as often as every five minut...


SEC probing Tesla for potential securities breach with Autopilot fatality

That a Tesla master plan has been warranted speaks of the recent surge in bad news. From the Roadster to the Model S to the very latest India-bound Tesla Mode...


'Love Island' Gets Spin-Off Show Following The Couples Back In Reality

Alex hooked up with Olivia and came second. One fan wrote on Twitter: "So apparently there's going to be a #LoveIsland spin off show that follows their re...


Trump, Clinton running nearly even in Iowa

The delegate, Carroll "Beau" Correll Jr ., a Virginian lawyer, argued that the state's law violated his First Amendment right to vote for the candidate of ...


Nationwide Comcast outage affecting local small business owners

Comcast does not know what caused the problem and is working to resolve it, she said. "Business customers may be experiencing issues with phone service". wro...


Lawyers call on Cameron to allow parliamentary vote on Brexit

Her last rival, Andrea Leadsom, dropped out of the race on Monday, removing the need for a nine-week contest to decide who would become leader of the ruling Con...


AirAsia orders 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 bn

The deal effectively doubles the 72 Airbus A321neos the low-priced carrier ordered in 2011. Buyers typically negotiate discounts. Last year, Indian budget air...


Vancouver can implement vacancy tax on empty homes: BC government

However, he said the province would consider similar requests from other cities, though none have done so yet. Many investors buy property in Vancouver that the...


Stocks open higher on Wall Street; Dow nears a record high

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 80.19 points, or 0.4%, to close at 18,226.93. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 gained 11 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,141 at...


How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Overall, the news from corporate America is not expected to be good, with analysts estimating S&P 500 will be down 5.2% overall from a year earlier. Seagate T...


Industry group pushes for more stats about your suds

Dietary Guidelines as 12 ounces of beer (5 percent ABV), 1.5 ounces of 80-proof distilled spirits (40 percent ABV) and 5 ounces of wine (12 percent ABV). The in...


Stocks rise; Dow nears a record high

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 80 points, or 0.4 percent, to 18,226.8, less than a half-percent away from the all-time high it set past year. The broad...


South China Sea: Tribunal backs case against China brought by Philippines

People's Republic of China , noting that the court's verdict is an important milestone toward peacefully solving territorial disputes in the South China Se...


Former Hyperloop One co-founder is suing the company claiming harrassment

The suit also names CEO Rob Lloyd, former chief legal officer Afshin Pishevar (and Shervin's brother) and investor Joe Lonsdale as plaintiffs. Pishevar along ...


Two Indian ministers resign a week after Modi's cabinet expansion

Announcing their resignations, a Rashtrapati Bhawan communique said these have been accepted. Heptulla and MoS G.M. Siddeshwara who have tendered their resign...


After a reset, Ashley Madison says it's back

The report revealed that around 40,000 profiles were set up on the affair site using just six email addresses owned by the website's operators. In July 2015...


The Secret Life of Pets Take Over and Cuts Tarzan's Swing Short

Despite receiving mixed reviews, the film has done much better than initially anticipated, grossing roughing $81 million total at the domestic box office so far...


Fireworks pose high fire danger with heat and dry conditions

Of those, 81 were to people older than 18 years of age, 97 were burns only and 45 were wounds, cuts or bleeding. Kansas City, Kansas, firefighters said condit...


Turkish Airlines wins Best Airline in Europe 6th successive year

The Skytrax awards are decided based on independent surveys completed by almost 20 million passengers from more than 100 different countries around the world....


Markets Right Now: Dow Jones industrials close at a record

Alcoa Inc. climbed 3.9 percent in early NY trading after the aluminum producer reported second-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates. The U.S. Inves...


Elon Musk teases major Tesla "Masterplan" announcement this week

If you dwell into the past of Tesla Motors, you'll realize that the announcement is very much reminiscent of the 2006 blogpost detailing the 'Top Secret Tesla...


10 tweets that sum up Amazon's Prime Day

Amazon is also slashing prices on its own products in the US, including the Fire tablet, Echo, Fire TV and Fire TV stick.Toys from Nerf, Barbie and Fisher-Pric...


Donald Trump could solve USA trade problems

It started yesterday in advance of Trump's economic address that he delivered in Monessen, Pennsylvania where he vowed to rip up existing trade deals and smac...


European Union cuts euro zone, United Kingdom growth forecasts after Brexit vote

But today, as Reuters reports , the British government formally rejected the petition calling for a second referendum on Britain's membership of the EU . Acad...


North Korea calls USA sanctions over human rights 'declaration of war'

OFAC designated for sanctions "all of the individuals and entities named" in the U.S. State Department's Report on Serious Human Rights Abuses or Censorship in...


U.S. urges parties to adhere by South China Sea ruling

China's state-run Xinhua news agency said shortly before the ruling was announced that a Chinese civilian aircraft had successfully tested two new airports ...


A 'reasonable' case for charging Hillary Clinton

David Petraeus' mishandling of classified information was far less egregious misconduct than Hillary Clinton's private email use while leading the State Depar...