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Indian benchmark indices end lower on Tuesday

The 30-share BSE Sensex closed 183.75 points, or 0.65 per cent, down at 28,155, while the 50-share NSE Nifty index shed 67.60 points, or 0.77 per cent, to end at 8,724. European markets were trading on positive ground. Of the 30-share Sensex pack, ...

Expect no Bank action following inflation rise

The annual increase was below consensus forecasts for a steeper increase to 1.9%, although this was still the highest annual rate since June 2014. He believes that as the headline rate of inflation continues to rise closer to the Bank of England's ...

National Football League warns Seahawks for not listing Richard Sherman on injury report

The report states the violation was determined to be a result of a misinterpretation of the rules, which explains the team getting away with just a warning. "If any player has a significant or noteworthy injury, it must be listed on the practice repo...

Chemours closes at all-time high as DuPont splits settlement of PFOA lawsuits

The federal court lawsuits filed against DuPont come after a three-person panel of scientists finished a six-year study of C8 and concluded there were probable links between exposure to the chemical and certain human illnesses. "This agreement pr...

Disney (DIS) Stock Slumps on Q1 Earnings Report: Revenues Miss, ESPN Declines

The stock is trading almost 4% above its 50-day moving average. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $14.28 billion, with earnings at $1.62/share. The Walt Disney Company is expected to lift sales by 5.99% in next year to $60.86B. The c...

Wisconsin Solar Industry Employs Over 2800

Need some good news? Workers secure solar panels to a rooftop during a SolarCity residential installation in Albuquerque, New Mexico on February 8, 2016. The median wage for solar installers is $25.96 per hour. The largest percentage of the...

RBA keeps interest rate on hold at historic low

The Australian Dollar rose to a session high following the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to maintain its headline interest rate at 1.5 percent. Although Sydney and Melbourne house prices were climbing at double-digit rates, Governor Lowe said ...

Police crack 'one of the biggest' alleged cocaine rings

The boat's owner has been charged and will reappear in a Sydney court next week. The maximum penalty for this offence is life imprisonment or 7500 penalty units or both. They said the boat, called the Elakha , travelled from New Zealand to collect...

Bernie Sanders Talks Fashion Icon Status On CNN

Trump on February 3 signed an order asking federal regulators to come back to him in 120 days with suggestions on how to change USA legislation to allow more money to flow to businesses; Sanders predicted that he would "dismantle legislation that pro...

Theresa May urges patience among European Union leaders over Donald Trump

However, the actions of the new Trump administration overshadowed the talks, with French President Francois Hollande slamming TrumpĀ“s "unacceptable" comments backing BritainĀ“s decision to leave the EU. "We must not imagine some sort of external prote...

IDOT cautions against drunk driving during Super Bowl

The ENDUI Impaired Driving Prevention Teams will be looking for impaired drivers this weekend in Oklahoma County, according to a news release. The Colorado Springs Police Department (68 arrests), Aurora Police Department (66 arrests) and Denver Polic...

Oil Prices Fall Along with Dollar

Still, data in the report also suggested USA production could be lower in the week, Baruch said . Crude oil inventories in the USA showed a higher than expected 6.5 million barrels build at the end of last week, the Energy Information Administrati...

Trump Disparages 'Dumb' Deal With Australia On Refugees

The president, who had signed an executive order temporarily banning the admission of refugees into the U.S. a day earlier, told Turnbull that he was " going to get killed " politically, it was alleged. "The US-Australia relationship is big enough, o...

Donald Trump's Russian sanction move isn't as shady as it sounds

However, Trump refuted the reports . Trump, meanwhile, appeared to have been completely blindsided by the new policy, telling reporters Thursday, "I haven't eased anything!" The Trump administration on Thursday revised recent USA sanctions that ...

India IT stocks slip amid worries about stricter H-1B visas

This step will be a set back for many Indian IT firms primarily- Infosys, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) and Wipro. The BSE IT index fell by 4.83% to touch an intra-day low of 9401.85. These companies would then be forced to raise the salaries of wo...

Lawyers try to free immigrants still trapped at USA airports

If detainees are being moved off site and being processed for deportation, it would go against at least two federal nationwide injunctions against Trump's executive order . But even after the judge stepped in, it was unclear Sunday if border patrol ...

GM and Honda team up for cheaper hydrogen fuel cells

The joint venture, Fuel Cell System Manufacturing will begin producing the fuel cell systems around 2020 at GM's Brownstown Township, Mich., plant south of Detroit , where the automaker already produces battery packs for hybrid and electric vehicles...

Hundreds protest Syrian refugee family's deportation at Philly airport

At least 200 people were in attendance at a protest outside of City Hall in the Central Business District. Protesters also gathered Saturday night at the airport. They were among a number of migrants who were detained at airports around the country...

Keystone XL Revived in More Costly, Less Certain Environment

Two days after President Donald Trump called for an expedited review of the project, and for the third time since 2008, Keystone developer TransCanada Corp. Gulf Coast. In a release issued after stock markets closed on Thursday, TransCanada's (TSX,...

Aetna And Humana May Appeal Ruling Blocking Their Merger

The companies argued that the government should consider the product market of both Medicare Advantage and Medicare benefits from the government. The ruling casts doubt on the likelihood that a similar pending alliance between Anthem and Cigna, alr...

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China dings Medtronic over Taiwan reference

USA -based hotel corporation Marriott International, who categorized Chinese territories as countries in a mail questionnaire, was ordered to remove all related content from its w...

East Coast locked in wickedly cold weekend of subzero temps

By the time the storm reaches the ocean waters east of Long Island and eastern New England on Thursday, it will be explosively intensifying. Scattered fatalities were reported ,...

Price of gas up by 15 cents

The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.49, AAA said, down a half-cent over the week. In Rhode Island, gas is four cents above the national average of $2.49, whi...

Storm system brings snow, ice to Florida

Winter Storm Grayson caused small flurries to fall in the notoriously warm state, putting a total of 0.1 inches of snow on the ground, reports Time . The coating of white stuff ov...

Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'

Damore was sacked from Google, and while many people cheered this move, some conservative onlookers claimed the engineer actually had a legal case against the tech giant. Go...

China's Geely buying stake in Mack Trucks' parent company

They did not disclose the value of the transaction, which makes Geely Volvo's largest owner by capital and the second biggest by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarde...

Obama beats Trump in America's Most Admired Man poll

However, a quarter of those surveyed failed to name any man or woman who they admired, while 10% of people opted to nominate a friend or family member. Billy Graham, U.S. Sen. Wh...

Coinbase Investigates Insider Trading Following Launch Of Bitcoin Cash

In the meantime, Coinbase launched an internal probe of insider trading in the run-up to Tuesday's launch. As the announcement was published, the price of Bitcoin Cash spiked...

Give the Christmas Spirit at a Red Kettle Near You!

The 1 percent drop, however, compares favorably with the previous year, when donations declined by 10 percent. With one week left, The Salvation Army, is hoping Calgarians can co...

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

The new " Snooze' feature differs from the existing option to Unfollow because it allows you to see your friends posts again after 30 days, without manual interaction". Chamath Pa...

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Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

On Tuesday, Starbucks opened the 30,000-square-foot Starbucks Reserve Roastery Shanghai. Customers at this attractive outlet settled on the West Nanjing Road shopping strip, now c...

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber's chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi (pictured) explained in a release that the hackers found 57 million names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers, in which around...

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Assembly polls are due to be held in Gujarat in two phases on December 9 nd 14. "The government is forcefully trying to change history of modern India by erasing contributions...

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Ninety-three of 214 arrestees are charged with federal or state criminal offenses and will face prison time in the United States, said Derek Benner, the deputy executive associat...

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

The statewide figures put Nebraska in good company among states with the country's lowest unemployment rates. But she adds not all communities and regions of the state are benefiti...