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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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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'...

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...

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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...

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

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 G...