AT&T Already Backing Off Its Biggest Time Warner Merger Promise

Donald Trump said during the election that he opposes the AT&T- Time Warner merger, but the market clearly didn't believe him. As of January 4, stockholders Time Warner common stock would be worth $109.35 per share, which is a combination of $53.... More..

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Budget session of Parliament convened from 31 January
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Budget session of Parliament convened from 31 January

January 7 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) has written to Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha, seeking Centre's stand on the Opposition's plea to postpone the Budget presentation to a day after M...More..

Theranos lays off another 155 people in wake of scandal
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Theranos lays off another 155 people in wake of scandal

The company has since voided two years of blood tests, faced federal probes and pivoted away from blood testing. The reduction shaves 40 percent off Theranos' total workforce. The Palo-Alto, California, company...More..

Donald Trump appoints Indian-American to key White House position
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Donald Trump appoints Indian-American to key White House position

Hagin worked in the White House for 14 years under Presidents Reagan, George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush. A press release from the transition said the staffers will report to Stephen Miller, the former aide ...More..

Gas prices: It'll cost $52B more for us to fill 'er up
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Gas prices: It'll cost $52B more for us to fill 'er up

The average USA driver can expect to hand over about $180 more for gasoline this year than last year, GasBuddy said. Motorists will shell out $52 billion more over the course of the year compared to 2016, acc...More..

BJP national executive gets under way
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

BJP national executive gets under way

Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain, State BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass, State minister Himanta Biswa Sarma along with the party MPs from the State are also taking part in the national executive mee...More..

An Ex Employee Is Suing Snapchat For Lying About Growth To Investors
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

An Ex Employee Is Suing Snapchat For Lying About Growth To Investors

In the lawsuit filed on Wednesday in a California court by Anthony Pompliano , who earlier worked with Facebook Inc, also alleged he was sacked for being a whistleblower, the magazine reported. It allegedly ...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

United States wins gold medal in thrilling shootout

It was a captivating, back-and-forth affair that was rife with drama and tension and emotion. Ultimately, however, it would be the USA that would come out on top, winning the game all the way in the 5th round...More..

Kim Kardashian Delivers Triumphant First Selfie of 2017
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Kim Kardashian Delivers Triumphant First Selfie of 2017

The " Selfish " author initiated her comeback by sharing a photo with husband Kanye West and their two kids North and Saint to Twitter and Instagram on Tuesday and has since proceeded to share multiple entrie...More..

Former Kosovo PM arrested in France on Serbian warrant
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Former Kosovo PM arrested in France on Serbian warrant

Serbia considers Haradinaj a war criminal for his role in leading a guerrilla insurgency in its former southern province of Kosovo , which declared independence with Western backing in 2008. "He is accused of ...More..

Threatened bluefin tuna fetches $632000 at Tokyo auction
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Threatened bluefin tuna fetches $632000 at Tokyo auction

However, the high price and active biding this year hints at a return of economic optimism in Japan, which has been fighting a dogged battle with deflation over the years. "Everyone fought and the got higher", ...More..

Southwest Airlines to end service at Akron-Canton Airport
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Southwest Airlines to end service at Akron-Canton Airport

Southwest previously announced global service from OAK to popular Mexican Riviera destinations Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta beginning February 12th, 2017. Department of Transportation to serve Owen Robert...More..

Cumberland County Killer Captured After Two-Week Manhunt
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Cumberland County Killer Captured After Two-Week Manhunt

Dunn wishes for no violence against Monell - only justice. His first appearance hearing will be held at 2 p.m.in Cumberland County. Monell, of the Cedarville section of Lawrence Township, is charged with mu...More..

Visa Inc. (V), KeyCorp (KEY), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Visa Inc. (V), KeyCorp (KEY), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The Cleveland Ohio 44114 based company is now trading 89.65% above its 52 week low of $9.88 and -1.93% below its 52 week high of $18.66. Finally, Scotiabank reissued a "sector perform" rating and issued a $47.0...More..

Indonesia suspends co-operation with Australia military over 'insult'
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Indonesia suspends co-operation with Australia military over 'insult'

Meanwhile Indonesian officials said today that the military had acted on its own when it suspended cooperation with Australia's armed forces last week. Indonesia and Australia had cooperated on fighting terrori...More..

LSE to sell French clearing arm to ease Deutsche Börse merger
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

LSE to sell French clearing arm to ease Deutsche Börse merger

About a week later the LSE and its clearing arm, LCH, announced that they were in exclusive discussions with Euronext. In September, the European Commission said it had preliminary concerns the merger could l...More..

UK Manufacturing Activity Growth At 30-Month High
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

UK Manufacturing Activity Growth At 30-Month High

The official PMI, released on Sunday with a focus on state-owned manufacturers, dipped to 51.4 in December from November's 51.7. China's manufacturing sector registered a sluggish growth in December, giving a...More..

Baggage handler survives 1 1/2-hour flight locked in cargo hold
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Baggage handler survives 1 1/2-hour flight locked in cargo hold

The incident has since been ruled as a accident but was initially investigated as a potential security threat after the baggage handler could be heard saying in an audio recording among dispatch workers that he...More..

Stock Highlights: Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX)
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Stock Highlights: Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX)

Macquarie Group Ltd. increased its position in shares of Xerox Corporation by 7.4% in the second quarter. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink . Instituti...More..

by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Venezuela set to Cut 95000 bpd Crude Output in OPEC Deal

Oil futures ended Friday's session lower, the last trading session of 2016, but over the year oil jumped nearly 45%, with most of the gains coming at the end of the year following major oil producers' agreement...More..

Berlin to Strengthen Police on New Year's Eve 'to Prevent Negative Scenarios'
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Berlin to Strengthen Police on New Year's Eve 'to Prevent Negative Scenarios'

The City of Light has mobilized 10,300 police, gendarmes, military and fire personnel for New Year's Eve. Armed officers are in place across London ahead of the capital's New Year's Eve celebrations. Police s...More..

San Francisco 49ers to fire Chip Kelly, report says
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

San Francisco 49ers to fire Chip Kelly, report says

After just his first season in the Bay Area, his mostly losing season - finishing just better than the Browns - didn't deserve a second chance in the eyes of the team. The offense struggled for much of the ...More..

SBI cuts cost of lending rate by 0.9% across maturities
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

SBI cuts cost of lending rate by 0.9% across maturities

State-owned lender Union Bank had last week reduced its one-year MCLR by 65 basis points or 0.65 per cent to 8.65 per cent. The demonetisation drive has put the skids on the banking industry with credit off...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Nobel laureates warn Aung San Suu Kyi over 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya

Under the army-drafted constitution, the military controls the three most powerful government ministries: home, defence and border affairs. Dozens of the stateless Rohingya minority have been killed and tens ...More..

Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.29 a litre, diesel by 97 paise
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.29 a litre, diesel by 97 paise

The actual hike after considering Value-Added Tax would be Rs 1.66 a litre in Delhi for petrol and Rs 1.14 for diesel. "The government wants to maintain a policy of stability since April except for a partial in...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Oil Pipeline Protesters Hang Banner, Dangle from U.S. Bank Stadium Beam

We'll have more details as they become available. Minneapolis police, fire department officials and other emergency personnel were immediately dispatched to the stadium to protect game attendees while trying ...More..

Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) Shares Soars 3.85% Friday's Pre-market Trade
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) Shares Soars 3.85% Friday's Pre-market Trade

Cempra Inc opened for trading at $5.9 and hit $6.34 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $6.2, with a gain of 5.08% or 0.3 points. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first reported...More..

Run-DMC Is Suing Wal-Mart and Amazon for Selling Unauthorized Merch
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Run-DMC Is Suing Wal-Mart and Amazon for Selling Unauthorized Merch

The lawsuit filed in NY accuses retailers of selling products of the group without permission. Perhaps that's why Former Run-DMC hip hop musician Darryl McDaniel filed a lawsuit against some of the biggest reta...More..

Airbus postpones delivery of 12 A380s to Emirates
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Airbus postpones delivery of 12 A380s to Emirates

Emirates and Rolls-Royce reached a settlement in early December over concerns about A380 engine performance and maintenance needs that the airline disclosed the previous month. As a outcome of slack demand, Ai...More..

USA pending home sales unexpectedly drop in November
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

USA pending home sales unexpectedly drop in November

Pending home sales in the South declined to an index of 118.7 - a 1.2 percent month-over-month and 1.3 percent year-over-year increase. Yun also cited a lack of listings in affordable price ranges as an impor...More..

JonBenet's Brother Sues CBS for $750 Million
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

JonBenet's Brother Sues CBS for $750 Million

Burke Ramsey said his reputation was ruined after a series called The Case of JonBenet Ramsey suggested he killed his six-year-old sister in 1996. JoBenet was killed in her family home on December 25, 1996, i...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Coming year looks better for oil and gas sector following awful 2016

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark price for oil, gained 0.5 percent to open at $54.17 per barrel. Oil prices * a href="http://oilprice.com/commodity-price-charts?1&page=chart&sym=CL*1" *fell on Wedne...More..

Second night of mall chaos after Philadelphia disturbance planned on Snapchat
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Second night of mall chaos after Philadelphia disturbance planned on Snapchat

The three teens were charged with the following Aggravated Assault, Criminal Trespass, Causing/Risking Catastrophe, Criminal Mischief, Hinder Apprehension, Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault, Recklessly Endang...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

MIRVs to Make India's 'Agni' ICBM More Potent

India has at present in its armoury of Agni series, Agni-1 with 700 km range, Agni-2 with 2,000 km range, Agni-3 and Agni-4 with with 2,500 km to more than 3500 km range. The first such launch was carried out i...More..

Three Chinese Charged For Hacking US Law Firms
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Three Chinese Charged For Hacking US Law Firms

Iat Hong was arrested on Christmas Day in Hong Kong and the process to extradite him is underway. Bharara said in the statement : "This case of cyber meets securities fraud should serve as a wake-up call for...More..

Home Prices in Major Cities Rise 5.1% in October
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Home Prices in Major Cities Rise 5.1% in October

In another study, Black Knight Financial Services (BKFS ) found home prices in October were up 5.6 percent on a year-over-year basis and up 0.2 percent from the previous month. The 10-city and 20-city indices ...More..

A&E Is Ditching Plans for Documentary Series on the KKK
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

A&E Is Ditching Plans for Documentary Series on the KKK

The network, which produces numerous reality series, said in a statement Saturday that it made a decision to scrap the eight-part docu-series after learning that producers gave cash payments to KKK members fo...More..

Trumps Attend Church Services in Palm Beach on Christmas Eve
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Trumps Attend Church Services in Palm Beach on Christmas Eve

Nonetheless, attendees of the service seemed not to hold Melania's somewhat unorthodox choice of wardrobe against her, and the Trumps' warm reception from the congregation was both spirited and genuine. "Al...More..

Fill boxes with items for Goodwill; Amazon will pay shipping
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Fill boxes with items for Goodwill; Amazon will pay shipping

After the holidays, put some of those shipping boxes to use with Give Back Box . Then you receive an Amazon box in the mail, instead of throwing it out you can fill it with donations and ship it to your local G...More..

Chelsea: Winning run is fantastic - Conte
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Chelsea: Winning run is fantastic - Conte

I have to take the best decision, sometimes it s good, positive or negative but I try to put every player in the best condition". We are top of the league, it is important to stay there. "On the ball we gave th...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Narendra Modi lays foundation of Shivaji statue off Mumbai coast

Indian Railways will enter into a joint venture (JV) with Maharashtra Government to fast-track 20 rail projects in Mumbai and elsewhere in the state in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi here tomorrow...More..

Oil prices expected to rise in 2017
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Oil prices expected to rise in 2017

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) was up about 7 cents, or 0.1%, and settled at $53.02 a barrel. It nudged up to $52.71 per barrel in initial trade yesterday. Iran's oil production increased by 18.8 percent to 3...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Airbus Finalizes Deal with Iran for 100 Planes

The two sides praised the agreement and considered it a step forward for business objectives, as well as for global projection. European-based AirBus also got the green light to sell planes to Iran, and the...More..

Pakistan team meets Australian fans during practice session in Melbourne
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Pakistan team meets Australian fans during practice session in Melbourne

He will be Australia's 450th Test player if he is given the nod. And this ground has a really prestigious history and playing here is a big honour for me, for everyone but especially for those playing here for ...More..

Deutsche Bank reach multi-billion dollar settlement with DoJ
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Deutsche Bank reach multi-billion dollar settlement with DoJ

The banks were found to have mishandled mortgage-backed securities between 2005 and 2007, giving mortgages to unqualified borrowers and selling the risk onto other investors. Credit Suisse fell 0.3 per cent, a...More..

China Fines General Motors JV $29 mln for Alleged Price Manipulation
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

China Fines General Motors JV $29 mln for Alleged Price Manipulation

An official at the National Development Reform Commission on December 14 told state-owned China Daily the commission would fine a U.S. carmaker for monopolistic behaviour, sending GM and Ford Motor shares ski...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Airdrie Fire Department promotes holiday safety

Unattended cooking is a leading cause of house fires. “This is a very great time of year but its also the time of year when we see a large increase in home fires, ” said Linda Masson, deputy fire chief of the...More..

Crystal Palace Confirm Sam Allardyce As New Manager
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Crystal Palace Confirm Sam Allardyce As New Manager

Club chairman Steve Parish informed Pardew of his wishes on Wednesday and he obliged not long after. If it is Sam, Palace are getting an experienced manager. Allardyce was in charge of Sunderland last season an...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Hyundai America fires CEO, appoints interim

Hyundai declined to comment to CNBC. The company has announced that chief legal and safety officer Jerry Flannery will serve as the interim president and CEO until a successor can be found. Hyundai said Flanne...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Feds Investigating 1 Million Fiat Chrysler Vehicles for Potential Rollaway Threat

The probe covers the 2013 to 2016 Ram 1500 pickup and the 2014 to 2016 Dodge Durango. Yelchin's 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, which was part of a Fiat Chrysler safety recall, reportedly rolled down his driveway and...More..