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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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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...