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UPS orders 14 Boeing 747 jumbo jets to carry air freight

Officials from Boeing and global logistics provider UPS have announced an order for 14 747-8 freighters. The UPS order nearly doubles the official backlog for the widebody freighter, extending production at current rates by more than two years...

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

By midnight Thursday some of the more dedicated opponents of the pipeline had already sneaked through police lines and relit fires near the site. At least two cars were also burned. "Those people are there for a reason and that sense of objective i...

Caterpillar Says Sales Woes Could Linger

On the company's financial health, Caterpillar reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. That was a plunge from 2015's third-quarter profit of $559 million, ...

Nina Pham Settles Ebola Lawsuit With Texas Health

With Pham's lawsuit settled, Texas Health Resources' legal attentions turn to a lawsuit filed earlier this month by Coming Attractions, an OH bridal shop. As a result, Pham did not cover her hair or neck as she began treating Duncan. After Dunc...

Ratan Tata re-instated as interim Chairman, Cyrus Mistry removed

On performance front, at first glance, Cyrus Mistry' performance does not seem to be particularly bad. Also, there were no significant achievements to its name, indicating that the conglomerate was more interested on resting on its laurels rather tha...

Modi breaks silence, denounces triple talaq

Slamming Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Uniform Civil Code and alleging that his cries for rights of Muslim women are hollow, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday sought justice for Guj...

Confirmed Starting XIs: Chelsea v Manchester United

Mourinho won Chelsea's first league title in 50 years in his first spell with the club and then retained it the following year, while in his second spell he was sacked for leaving the club one point above the relegation zone in December, despite winn...

Evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize despite lull

Russian Federation believes there are as many as 6,000 rebels in eastern Aleppo, and only 1,000 are from Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, the organisation that has been labelled a terrorist group by Russian Federation and the US. "This is shameful, and it is no...

United Kingdom lawmakers press government for vote on Brexit talks

Fears that Britain will give up full access to the EU's single market in order to impose maximum control on its borders a scenario known as "hard Brexit" - drove sterling to a 31-year low last week. He attacked the prime minister for trying to ple...

British American Tobacco offers to buy Reynolds in $47B deal

The US company's shareholders are being offered US$24.13 in cash and 0.5502 BATS shares for each of their shares. Reynolds , the maker of cigarette brands like Newport and Camel, confirmed on Friday that it had received a non-binding proposal fr...

Crown shares dive as China detains high-roller chief

Under Chinese law, those suspected of criminal offences can be detained up to 28 days without formal charges laid, and without family visitation. Gambling is considered illegal in the Chinese mainland, while Macau remains as the only city in the co...

Australia looks into Crown Resorts staff detained in China

If 100% of direct business from China disappeared and was not replaced with junket business, CLSA estimates Crown earnings would fall about 6% and about 10% after tax. The detained group is said to include several senior Australian executives, arre...

China's Sept crude imports rise 18 pct to daily record

Looking ahead, the world's largest trader in goods faces headwinds due to "downside risks stemming from the USA election" and Britain's European Union exit, the ANZ analysts said. The stock shed 84 cents, or 5 percent, to 15.81. Longtime executive ...

MTSU Poll: Tenn. voters prefer Trump, but believe Clinton will win

When Eric attempted to pivot, casting Clinton's public service career against Trump's work as a businessman, Bash interjected . Tim Kaine sparred over Donald's refusal to release his tax returns, as well as revelations that the real-estate magnat...

LeBron James slams Donald Trump's 'locker room talk' defense

The list is growing each day with interviews, tweets and comments from athletes who wholeheartedly disagree with Trump's notion that his remarks represented "locker room" talk. He also disagreed with O'Reilly on developing a strategy for winning ba...

UK 'facing £18bn divorce bill for Brexit'

Mr Clarke said the Prime Minister had not made a good start by announcing Brexit policies, such as when Article 50 would be triggered, during the party conference "without a word of debate in this House of Commons". "To all who believe in it, I propo...

Revenue Estimates Analysis: Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) announced that it will host an analyst conference call and webcast at 11 a.m. ET on Friday, October 28, 2016 to review its third quarter 2016 financial results. During the same period past year, the firm e...

IMF chief gives Deutsche Bank some tough advice

Germany´s financial watchdog has found no evidence to date that Deutsche Bank violated money laundering rules in Russian Federation, people close to matter said on Thursday, possibly relieving one headache for the country´s biggest bank. Please Wai...

Russia accuses US of siding with 'terrorists' in Syria

The Syrian government and its ally Russian Federation "bear special responsibility for ending the fighting in Syria", the two leaders agreed, strongly condemning the strikes in eastern Aleppo, an area they said is "populated with hundreds of thousand...

Facebook UK tax credit leads to questions about tax avoidance

Following sustained criticism of its 2014 accounts , Facebook said in March this year that it would no longer route advertising sales through Ireland for its largest advertisers. Globally, Facebook made profits of $3.7 billion (£2.9 billion) 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...