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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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Apple defends the open internet in a letter to the FCC

After President Donald Trump appointed Pai chairman, he's been moving to throw out existing net-neutrality rules. Late yesterday, a group of over 500 small businesses and trade a...

U.S. economic growth hits 3% rate in second quarter

Quarterly growth, however, can vary widely from the annual average; GDP growth exceeded 3 percent in five quarters since mid-2013, but the overall growth rate each year was ultimat...

LEADING OFF: Astros play 'home' game, KC nears futility mark

Despite a published report that indicated a decision on the Mets series was final, Ryan stopped short of announcing the Astros' plans past the Rangers series. "We had agreed ...

Jailing of Samsung heir raises questions over company's outlook

This week, Samsung's billionaire heir-apparent Lee Jae-yong sentenced to five years in prison for bribery. In return, they were promised of government support in the merger of ...

Trump comments on NAFTA talks put some Arizona businesses on edge

Donald Trump has threatened to cancel NAFTA less than one week into the renegotiation of the trade agreement, providing an early indication that the upcoming talks might occur un...

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade could reunite with Cavaliers

Earlier in the offseason, Wade opted in to the final year of his contract with the Bulls and is set to collect almost $24 million. Friedell says those players didn't appreciate ...

Total to Buy Maersk's Oil and Gas Business for $4.95 Billion

The Maersk assets will boost the French giant's business in the North Sea, adding to deals earlier this year that expanded its presence in Uganda and Brazil . In addition, the...

Watch Secret Superstar first song Main Kaun Hoon

Main Kaun Hoon is her first song, which garners her much appreciation for her voice. The song was launched in the presence of Aamir Khan along with director Advait Chandan and...

Flag mistake: Foreign Ministry extends apology to Indonesian government, people

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo also called for an apology but cautioned against exaggerating the incident. Indonesia's flag has a red stripe above a white stripe, but it was pr...

Sensex gains 70 points, Nifty regains 9900 mark

Other gainers were Reliance Industries at Rs 1,589.90 per piece up 1.46%, followed by Tata Steel at Rs 635.10 (0.85%), Bharti Airtel at Rs 409.70 per piece (0.75%), Dr Reddy'...

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US July retail sales volumes jump past forecasts

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 t...

Target takes steps to compete more seriously with Amazon

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 abou...

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

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...

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

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 spoke...

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

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...