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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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Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

DEFENDING champion Oracle Team USA clawed its way back into the America's Cup on Saturday with a much-needed win over Emirates Team New Zealand to reduce its deficit to 1-4 i...

Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower

Trump Hotels and JCF Capital, which has owned the building since late 2016, announced Tuesday that they were ending their contract. The building and another one elsewhere in Van...

Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

He was near death when he arrived at the hospital and remained in critical condition into this week. Doctors say Congressman Scalise is in fair condition and is in the pro...

Hedge fund star Dan Loeb bets $3.5 billion on Nestle

It said in the letter that it has already had productive conversations with Nestle management. Food companies are under pressure to reduce costs, after Kraft Heinz Co.'s unsucc...

Altice USA Prices Offering at $30 Per Share

The IPO is part of a USA offensive by Drahi and Altice, which operates cable and broadband in 21 U.S. states and competes against American rivals such as Verizon and Comcast....

Biggest US banks clear first hurdle in Fed's annual stress tests

Overall, officials found that in the most severe scenario, companies would have suffered about US$383 billion in losses on loans. Passing the stress test does not necessarily mean ...

Millions of detailed voter records found unprotected on the internet

A California-based cybersecurity firm found a database of almost 200 million American voters - along with their preferences and modeling data - left unsecured on an Amazon c...

Uber board member apologies for remark about talkative women

After fellow board member Arianna Huffington said the presence of a woman on the board was likely to attract other females, Bonderman remarked that it actually meant "more talkin...

Uber Board Said To Be Considering Leave Of Absence For Kalanick

The board met on Sunday to talk about changes regarding the company's management structure. An Uber spokesman had no comment. By taking on entrenched taxi companies and regul...

$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

ETP maintains it didn't intentionally do anything wrong in either case. Regulators decided during a Wednesday meeting to hold hearings in either July or August. "This pipeline b...

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British PM, rival face angry voters as election nears

British PM, rival face angry voters as election nears

LABOUR will create one million decent jobs and build an economy where the whole country shares its wealth, Jeremy Corbyn pledged yesterday. Corbyn is a far-left politician with pro...

United States unemployment rate dips to 4.3 percent

This also suggests that the jobs market is fairly tight right now and that employers are not feeling pressure to increase either wages or the workweek significantly in order to pre...

All-Star promise: Subban says Preds will win Game 3 vs. Pens

All-Star promise: Subban says Preds will win Game 3 vs. Pens

Through two games in the Stanley Cup Final, Rinne and the Nashville Predators' first trip to the Final, Pekka has been the reason the Predators have lost two straight for the ...

China will stick to Paris climate deal

That's what the top House Democrat is calling President Donald Trump's expected decision to pull the USA from a historic climate agreement. The US administration under Trump ...

Schapelle Corby arrives in Australia after last-minute flight change to avoid media

Schapelle Corby arrives in Australia after last-minute flight change to avoid media

She was taken in a convoy from her Bali villa to the airport, to catch a flight to Brisbane . " Schapelle Corby's name has been famous for 12 or 13 years, she's a brand, ther...