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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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Russell Westbrook's mega-contract could impact his decision on future — Paul George

Twitter dwellers noticed and celebrated an interesting coincidence - that the Westbrook-Thunder deal was finalized on Durant's 29th birthday. Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul G...

Senior Audi engineer is arrested over diesel scandal

Since admitting to installing emissions-cheating software in 11 million diesel cars across the world, Europe's largest carmaker has been in talks with customers and governments ove...

Uber Rival Lyft Has Been Cosying up With London Transport Officials

The Sun newspaper reported past year that 32 sexual assault claims were made against Uber drivers in 2015/16, more than a fifth of all claims against taxi drivers filed to Brit...

Uber will No Longer be Allowed to Operate in London

While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do. The ban will add to the cost of living in what is already the UK's most expensive city Speaking...

Tesla working with AMD to develop chip for self-driving car

GlobalFoundries, which fabricates chips, has a wafer supply agreement in place with AMD . Tesla is reportedly working on a chip to handle all the tasks needed to power the f...

Italian antitrust authority to investigate Ryanair over mass cancellations

He again apologised for the disruption, which he said was down to mismanagement of the pilots' rostering system. O'Leary told Ryanair's Annual General Meeting that it did not...

Flipkart Big Billion Days 2017 - All Offers & Latest Deals

Moreover, Front load washing machine from IFB is also available under Rs 20,000. Without any offer, the Honor 6X (Review) will be available at Rs. 11,999 and Rs. Another Micromax...

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in the USA and Canada

The Canadian retailer said it's opening its 56th store in Orleans, Ont. Tuesday and plans to have locations open later this year in Sudbury, Ont., Langford, B.C., Fredericton, and ...

Millions of users infected after hackers hide backdoor in CCleaner

In a blog post , the company's VP of Products Paul Yung said that another one of it software products, CCleaner Cloud (version 1.07.3191), has also been affected. Hackers broke in...

Thousands of air passengers stranded in New Zealand after fuel pipeline bursts

Flights have been affected, with airlines told to fill plane tanks to capacity at other airports before flying to Auckland , and long-haul global flights told to plan for re-fuel...

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Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW

Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW

Fowler got off on the right foot by sinking a 25-foot eagle putt on the opening hole, but mustered just one birdie the rest of the day. Jason Day holes out as he takes the lead...

FTC is investigating the Equifax breach

FTC is investigating the Equifax breach

The FTC said it's investigating Equifax's breach on Thursday. Equifax may not be the largest data breach ever in terms of the number of people affected, but it may be more sign...

Air Berlin cancels 100 flights after 200 pilots call in sick

Air Berlin cancels 100 flights after 200 pilots call in sick

Lufthansa's low cost subsidiary, Eurowings , which is renting aircraft and pilots from Air Berlin , also had to cancel flights. Passengers booked to travel on the cancelled se...

Tesla Extends EV Range For Hurricane Irma Evacuees

Tesla Extends EV Range For Hurricane Irma Evacuees

If 60kWh buyers found they needed more range and wanted to upgrade later, they could... or if Tesla wanted to suddenly bestow owners with some extra range in case of an emergency...

Equifax changes fine print for TrustedID Premier free credit monitoring

Equifax changes fine print for TrustedID Premier free credit monitoring

That detail, which has gotten a little overblown in its rounds on social media, has inspired nearly as much anger as the hack itself. "You need to take more action", one consume...