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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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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...