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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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"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...