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US July retail sales volumes jump past forecasts

Internet-driven purchases probably received a boost from the spike in online shopping tied to Amazon.com's Prime Day event. Wall Street shares ended Tuesday little changed, but the dollar rose on the back of strong retail sales figures. June sales ...

Target takes steps to compete more seriously with Amazon

In a blog post on Target's corporate website, Valdez said Grand Junction will help Target offer product assembly, installation and other services. Rob: Our team is excited about the opportunity to continue our work with Target on same-day deliver...

Toyota, Mazda Corp. to Establish $1.6-Bln Joint Venture in US

Toyota and Mazda will invest $1.6 billion to produce crossover models and Toyota's Corolla sedan in the United States starting 2021. On Friday (4 August), the Japanese auto giants said they will join forces to invest $1.6bn in the plant with...

Teenager jumps out of plane's emergency exit as it lands

The teen, a USA citizen, was accosted by a construction crew working nearby on the airfield. He was also reportedly taken to a hospital for a psychiatric evaluation. Airport spokesman Doug Yakel says a construction crew working nearby confronted the ...

Sprint Surprises with Profit, Says a Deal May Be Coming Soon

Therefore, the firm believes, irrespective of the potential M&A target, be it Charter, T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ: TMUS ), DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ: DISH) or someone else, there is a good possibility that SoftBank would pick up the remaining sta...

HSBC in €255m plan to move 1000 jobs to Paris after Brexit

It also announced a share buyback program of up to $2 billion, which is expected to be completed this year. "We have made an excellent start to 2017", Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver said in a statement. "It's an obsession because we need to pr...

Teavana closing at Lehigh Valley Mall, all 378 other locations

Starbucks' U.S. business - already suffering from heightened competition from meal kit sellers and convenience stores - has seen membership growth slow down due to changes made in its loyalty rewards program previous year, analysts said. At the time,...

Britain to ban sale of new diesel and gasoline cars by 2040

The move is one of a series of measures aimed at reducing emissions in the United Kingdom and is contained in a new air quality plan . The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders - which represents the views of the motor industry - CEO Mike Haw...

Oil prices rally on reduced production

In the week ending July 14, 2017, United States crude oil inventories fell by 4.7 MMbbls (million barrels) and were at 490.6 MMbbls. September crude rose 56 cents, or 1.2%, to $48.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. US producers might ...

BMW denies cheating on diesel emissions

Daimler AG's "workers are rightly horrified and angry" by antitrust allegations that emerged last week, and "there must obviously be consequences" if they're confirmed, Michael Brecht, head of that company's works council, said separately. Daimler a...

European Central Bank chief says patience needed with stimulus

Draghi himself claimed in mid-2014 that the "the fundamentals for a weaker euro are better today than they were", recalled analysts at Capital Economics, in a note. Investors were looking ahead to a European Central Bank policy decision later in ...

McCormick to acquire Reckitt Benckiser's food business for $4.2 billion

With the acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser's food division, McCormick is adding a roster of brands to its spice and seasoning mix portfolio that further strengthens the company's position as a go-to destination for adding flavor to a variety of dish...

$5B in Student Loan Debt Could Be Gone Thanks to Missing Paperwork

While National Collegiate struggles with servicing issues, thousands of students also are struggling to dig their way out of debt imposed by the hefty loans. The debt passed through too many hands before reaching National Collegiate's trusts, and imp...

Dominion Diamond Corporation (DDC) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a sector perform rating on shares of Dominion Diamond Corp in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. The stock has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, April 28. Where the relative strength index (RSI)...

Alfred Angelo customers facing problems should file complaints with AG's office

Planning a wedding is already pretty stressful, and an unknown number of brides across the country have an extra and unanticipated source of stress: Alfred Angelo, a retailer and maker of bridal and bridesmaids' gowns, abruptly closed its doors and...

Wildfires in area cause evacuation of Little Fort and Dunn Lake area

At least 3,500 people remain out of their homes in Santa Barbara County. As wildfires continue to rage across British Columbia , several big Canadian lumber mills have been forced to temporarily close. Dave Scott was at his home Friday outside 100...

Trump Hotels left orange faced: Hackers plunder systems for credit cards

SynXis handles hotel reservations made by consumers not just through hotels, but also through online travel agencies. The Sabre breach was first reported by independent security reporter Brian Krebs back in May , after Sabre mentioned it in a ...

California wildfires prompt thousands to evacuate, state of emergency

When Chuck Wilsey was ordered to evacuate this weekend as a wildfire roared near his ranch home in Oroville, California , he was ready. The weather forecast for the fire area on Monday is moderate by fire behavior standards. More than 3,500 ...

NBA Hawks reportedly pass on Knicks' $71 mn offer to Hardaway Jr

Steve Mills paid way over market value for Hardaway Jr., 25, who is coming off the best season of his career in Atlanta. NY all but officially has more than one-third of its cap space invested in Hardaway and an injured and suspended Joakim Noah.

Conor McGregor's coach says he's making big progress in training

After revealing he will be the co-main event on the August 26 cross-sport spectacle , Davis revealed the Money Man's plan to embarrass the UFC star before dropping him. So with that being said, here are five WWE alternatives to face Floyd May...

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Senior Audi engineer is arrested over diesel scandal

Since admitting to installing emissions-cheating software in 11 million diesel cars across the world, Europe's largest carmaker has been in talks with customers and governments ove...

Uber Rival Lyft Has Been Cosying up With London Transport Officials

The Sun newspaper reported past year that 32 sexual assault claims were made against Uber drivers in 2015/16, more than a fifth of all claims against taxi drivers filed to Brit...

Uber will No Longer be Allowed to Operate in London

While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do. The ban will add to the cost of living in what is already the UK's most expensive city Speaking...

Tesla working with AMD to develop chip for self-driving car

GlobalFoundries, which fabricates chips, has a wafer supply agreement in place with AMD . Tesla is reportedly working on a chip to handle all the tasks needed to power the f...

Italian antitrust authority to investigate Ryanair over mass cancellations

He again apologised for the disruption, which he said was down to mismanagement of the pilots' rostering system. O'Leary told Ryanair's Annual General Meeting that it did not...

Flipkart Big Billion Days 2017 - All Offers & Latest Deals

Moreover, Front load washing machine from IFB is also available under Rs 20,000. Without any offer, the Honor 6X (Review) will be available at Rs. 11,999 and Rs. Another Micromax...

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in the USA and Canada

The Canadian retailer said it's opening its 56th store in Orleans, Ont. Tuesday and plans to have locations open later this year in Sudbury, Ont., Langford, B.C., Fredericton, and ...

Millions of users infected after hackers hide backdoor in CCleaner

In a blog post , the company's VP of Products Paul Yung said that another one of it software products, CCleaner Cloud (version 1.07.3191), has also been affected. Hackers broke in...

Thousands of air passengers stranded in New Zealand after fuel pipeline bursts

Flights have been affected, with airlines told to fill plane tanks to capacity at other airports before flying to Auckland , and long-haul global flights told to plan for re-fuel...

Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW

Fowler got off on the right foot by sinking a 25-foot eagle putt on the opening hole, but mustered just one birdie the rest of the day. Jason Day holes out as he takes the lead...

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FTC is investigating the Equifax breach

FTC is investigating the Equifax breach

The FTC said it's investigating Equifax's breach on Thursday. Equifax may not be the largest data breach ever in terms of the number of people affected, but it may be more sign...

Air Berlin cancels 100 flights after 200 pilots call in sick

Air Berlin cancels 100 flights after 200 pilots call in sick

Lufthansa's low cost subsidiary, Eurowings , which is renting aircraft and pilots from Air Berlin , also had to cancel flights. Passengers booked to travel on the cancelled se...

Tesla Extends EV Range For Hurricane Irma Evacuees

Tesla Extends EV Range For Hurricane Irma Evacuees

If 60kWh buyers found they needed more range and wanted to upgrade later, they could... or if Tesla wanted to suddenly bestow owners with some extra range in case of an emergency...

Equifax changes fine print for TrustedID Premier free credit monitoring

Equifax changes fine print for TrustedID Premier free credit monitoring

That detail, which has gotten a little overblown in its rounds on social media, has inspired nearly as much anger as the hack itself. "You need to take more action", one consume...

Miami's Tower Construction Cranes Pose 'Potential Danger' During Hurricane

Miami's Tower Construction Cranes Pose 'Potential Danger' During Hurricane

Based on current projections, the affected branches are expected to reopen by Sunday . Only a few contractors are certified to remove those cranes, and they would not have had e...