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2 suspected extremists detained at Istanbul airport

More than 200 people were also wounded in the attack, carried out by three gunmen who used bombs and gunfire in the operation. Located just outside Turkey's biggest city, Atatürk airport served more than 60 million passengers in 2015, making it o...

Minimum wage set to increase in Saskatchewan

It stems from a common-sense understanding that artificially high minimum wages set by government, instead of allowing the free market to set wages, actually can hurt the people we seek to help by limiting job opportunities for workers who need them ...

Federer set to face 772nd-ranked qualifier on Centre Court

Willis is 23rd in the British standings and only fellow qualifier Albano Olivetti (791) has a lower ranking at Wimbledon than him. " I had the option of going to Philadelphia ", Willis said . Far removed from the days of enjoying a soda and a Sn...

Singapore Airlines jet catches fire, but all passengers safe

No one was injured although all 222 passengers and 19 crew had to wait onboard for several agonizing minutes until emergency services arrived to douse the right side of the jet. The fire was extinguished in five minutes, an official told the Time...

Colts extend Luck's contract through 2021 with $140M deal

Luck was set to miss a limited amount of games due to a lacerated kidney and a partially torn abdominal muscle, but the recovery took longer than expected and he missed the rest of the season with the injuries. His 12,957 passing yards from 2012-14 ...

GE Capital wins approval to drop 'too big to fail' label

The designation tightened regulatory scrutiny of the unit and in coming years will lead to stricter capital-planning and stress-testing requirements. The GE case marks the first time the oversight council has removed the "systemically important fin...

Draghi calls for global policy alignment

In a statement Friday, the Fed said it was "carefully monitoring developments in global financial markets" in cooperation with other central banks, and was prepared to provide liquidity to foreign financial institutions as a way to calm volatility in...

Barclays, RBS get suspended from trading amid volatility in the markets

It had fallen as far as US$1.3356 in Asian trade and to $1.3228 on Friday, its lowest in 31 years. Additionally, their financial performance and dividends, which are reported and paid in dollars, may look more attractive as the US currency appreciate...

Diet Pepsi with aspartame returning to shelves in US

USA sales of carbonated soft drinks have been declining for about a decade as consumers worry about sugar intake and shift away from diet sodas amid concerns about artificial sweeteners. Diet Pepsi sweetened with sucralose and Ace-K - the version tha...

'Leave' lead at Brexit vote diminishes US rate-hike view

The stress tests were created in the wake of the financial crisis and subsequent great recession. Over the past 18 months the Fed has blinked a few times, and refrained from raising interest rates when global market volatility has darkened the econ...

VW to pay about $10.2B to settle emissions claims

Auto owners could get $1,000 (£675) to $7,000 (£4,729) each, depending on the age of their vehicle. Volkswagen is expected to issue a statement on June 28 or shortly thereafter announcing the broad framework of the deal, as it concerns individual...

Macy's CEO Lundgren stepping aside in corporate shakeup

However, the venerable retailer has been hit by falling apparel sales and a strong dollar that has discouraged tourist spending at its stores as well as growing competition from off-price retailers such as TJX Cos Inc (TJX.N) and online retailers suc...

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $363 million

Both the Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are in triple digits. If a victor was selected at the next drawing on June 24, they would be able to take home a cash value of around $244 million from the jackpot. The overall chance of winning a prize i...

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

The three indexes recorded their biggest percentage gains in four weeks. "There's comments from both sides about how bad it's going to be, but I think it will cause some volatility if they do vote to leave, and I don't think it's been priced into t...

OIL India inks definitive agreement to acquire stake in Rosneft

The government-owned Indian firm ONGC bought a 15 percent share of Vankorneft-a subsidiary that runs Vankor-last month for the price of a little over $1.5 billion. Petersburg forum. Rosneft shares rose 3 per cent in London, adding to a gain of 5.3 ...

Tesla bids for Solar City, adding solar to storage and EVs

Musk noted that Tesla has developed a strong business around home and business energy storage units that dovetails with SolarCity's rooftop solar units. If it goes through, it would see SolarCity stock exchanged for Tesla stock. Tesla Motors st...

FAA rules to clear way for routine commercial drone flights

The agency is dropping the requirement for a pilots' license, relying instead on a simpler knowledge test. FAA-approved drone operators will have more leeway to fly different drone models and multiple missions. EPIC filed suit against the FAA after ...

Tennessee AG: Consumers To Get credits, Checks For E-Books

Hundreds of consumers took to Twitter to announce they had received their settlement credits, some getting more than $100 dollars Many said they would spend their credits on more e-books. Jepsen is also recovering a $1.9 million cash payment for de...

Marathon Oil to Buy PayRock Energy Holdings for $888 Million

Now the company Insiders own 0.35% of Marathon Oil Corporation shares according to the proxy statements . Like Capital One Financial's latest rating, based on the recent corporate insider activity of 34 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is p...

Boeing says it signed sales agreement with Iran Air

Most of Iran's civil aviation fleet is in a state of disrepair and in desperate need of replacement, but Boeing is still waiting on final authorization of the deal from the U.S. The purchase includes a mix of 737 and 777 models, Iran Air said i...

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"One Is To One": Mamata Banerjee's Template For 2019 General Elections

By the time she ended her rounds for the day, the Trinamool Congress chief said the Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav format could be replicated in many other states. "Delhi is a part of Ind...

Jaguar and Waymo announce self driving auto deal and driverless I-Pace

Companies planning to launch driverless car services generally supplement existing hardware on vehicles supplied by auto makers with their own self-driving technology. Waymo CEO ...

Nearly 100 jobs to go in Toys R Us distribution hub closure

Retail Group, and Party City Holdco Inc., which often open pop-up stores around the Halloween season and fill their stores with Halloween gear, toys and props. "I am very disappoin...

Powell marks start of Fed tenure with rate rise

There were no dissents to the vote to raise rates. Americans with credit card debt are especially vulnerable to rising interest rates. The central bank continues to project three r...

Amazon to buy Toys R Us?

Shoppers visiting the soon-to-close Toys R Us store in Johnson City may have been surprised to see signs indicating the business was hiring. In February began going-out-of-business...

Dog bound for Kansas ends up in Japan

The Kansas breeder said her French bulldog Tilley will get some extra hugs tonight. A flight attendant, anxious that the carrier did not fit under the seat, instructed the owners ...

Trump 'On the Same Wavelength' as Mike Pompeo on North Korea

Tillerson had visited Nigeria on the last leg of his official visits to Africa, and met President Muhammadu Buhari, during which they discussed issues of mutual interest to both c...

Fake news travels six times faster than the truth on Twitter

The final statistics show that it took "the truth about six times as long as falsehood to reach 1500 people and 20 times as long as falsehood" to "cascade", or spread new inf...

Goldman CEO Blankfein to step down as soon as year-end

Lloyd Blankfein could step down as Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) chief executive as soon as the end of the year, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, swiveling the focu...

Allscripts Launches EHR-Integrated Lyft Transportation Service

The ride cost for the patients will be covered by the health care providers. With it, businesses can schedule rides for individuals. In the previous year alone, 3.6 million peop...

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United tried to replace bonuses with a $100000 lottery

United tried to replace bonuses with a $100000 lottery

United Airlines appears to have had a change of heart about its decision to replace quarterly employee bonuses with a lottery system . A new staff bonus reward program implemen...

Amazon Could Soon Offer Checking Accounts

Amazon Could Soon Offer Checking Accounts

That JPMorgan Chase & Co.is seemingly among the first banks Amazon has approached about the project is most likely no coincidence. Sie Soheili, a spokesman for Capital One, and...

U.S. security concerns delay Qualcomm vote on $142bn Broadcom sale

U.S. security concerns delay Qualcomm vote on $142bn Broadcom sale

CFIUS asked Qualcomm to delay the Broadcom takeover vote which was supposed to happen on Tuesday. Qualcomm's shares fell 4 percent in trading before the bell. "It is critic...

Gold plunges Rs 460 on weak global cues, fall in demand

Gold plunges Rs 460 on weak global cues, fall in demand

The S&P 500 lost 36.16 points, or 1.33 percent, to 2,677.67 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 92.45 points, or 1.27 percent, to 7,180.56. But stocks mounted a huge rebound, clawing ...

Crude export disruptions from key terminal after Libyan oil field production halt

Crude export disruptions from key terminal after Libyan oil field production halt

Brent crude rose 20 cents to $67.51 per barrel and US West Texas Intermediate futures had climbed 41 cents as of 11:35 a.m. EST, with both contracts reaching their highest increa...