A forum is in the works to talk economic development on the South Side near Jackson Park, the future location of the Obama Presidential Center . Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with four South Side aldermen last week to announce plans to convene a group of... More..
The Rajya Sabha last night cleared the long pending GST Constitutional Amendment Bill and it has to now go back to the Lok Sabha for ratification. As government looks to implement the Goods and Services Tax (...More..
Apple enthusiast and expert John Gruber recently predicted in a tweet that the iPhone 7 will be launched on September 7 based on a rudimentary analysis of the past dates of iPhone events in the last fo...More..
Ahead of the Assembly elections, Gujarat chief minister Anandiben Patel on Monday offered to resign requesting the BJP leadership to relieve her from the post as she is soon going to be 75. Following the boar...More..
These headlines force people to click because they leave out important details so users have no choice but to click through. Facebook is updating News Feed by using a system that identifies phrases that are c...More..
Earlier Wednesday, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said it was "not accurate" to describe the payment as ransom. The Wall Street Journal reported that U.S. Obama agreed to pay the $400 million (£300m...More..
The Fed is also attempting to fine and place a permanent banking ban against former management director Joseph Jiampietro, who allegedly disclosed Fed secrets when he worked for Goldman Sachs in 2014. Those doc...More..
To meet an uptick in seasonal demand for oil, Saudi Arabia - OPEC's de facto leader and top exporter - kept production levels close to record highs in order to limit Iran while it attempts to regain lost ma...More..
That'll get Packers fans going ... "There's a lot to be said about that and his career and the way he played, and it'll be fun to hear the remarks", Rodgers said before practice Monday night. "We're just havi...More..
At around 1:30 p.m. ET the Nasdaq composite, S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average were down 1.3%, 0.9% and 0.8%, respectively. The Standard & Poor's 500 index 500 shed 2.76 points, or 0.1 percent, to ...More..
Erdoğan criticised the West's approach after the failed coup in Turkey. Police said the measure was for "security reasons", and a local court agreed. European officials and human rights groups have expressed ...More..
Evidence collected so far found no problems with the balloon or the weight carried, nor were there any major weather issues that would have interfered with the flight. "We have one [post] that someone shared wi...More..
Some likened the deal to Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang's move in 2005 to buy a 40 per cent stake in then-fledgling Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba for $1 billion - an investment that was worth $20 billion a de...More..
Italy's foreign minister said Tuesday that his government will evaluate any US request to allow use of a Sicilian air base in the campaign of airstrikes against an Islamic State stronghold in Libya. Cook added ...More..
The output and new orders sub-indexes both rose to their highest since March. Non-manufacturing PMI was at 53.9 compared with 53.7 in June. Global financial markets were largely controlled by purchasing manag...More..
In a stunning fall from grace - Roger Ailes , arguably one of the most powerful man in the news business, is out as the head of the Fox News empire he created from the ground up after allegations of sexual h...More..
Beltran has played right field for the Yankees the last two seasons, but if Dave Dombrowski were to pay New York's reportedly steep asking price for the veteran, he would likely take over the starting job in ...More..
Baker Hughes released a report that highlighted addition of three oil rigs to a total of 374 by drillers in the United States for a fifth consecutive week. Oil majors ExxonMobil Corp, BP Plc, Royal Dutch Shell ...More..
Rowling's now grown-up boy wizard at the opening gala of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child today. HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD officially bows at London's Palace Theatre tomorrow, July 30, and accor...More..
Last month, the International Monetary Fund defined the German behemoth as one of the world's riskiest in its Financial Sector Stability Assessment Report , and its North American business failed the U.S. As r...More..
The revelation came a day after AB InBev nudged its cash bid for the British brewer up to 79 billion pounds ($103.6 billion) to account for the pound's plunge in the wake of the United Kingdom's vote last mon...More..
In the case of Oncor, the branch is not in bankruptcy and is considered to be a profitable acquisition as it registered $3.9 billion in revenue for 2015. of Texas, which proposed putting the utility into a real...More..
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says although Husky Energy appears to be doing what it can to clean up an oil spill that has affected drinking water in some communities, he is "not satisfied" with the situation....More..
He said , "However, this will not help to properly settle disputes between Beijing and Hanoi, and even hurts relations between the peoples of both countries". Playing down the significance of the exercises, ...More..
The new rules state that online services for auto booking will be legal starting in November. China unveiled its first nationwide regulation on on-demand mobility (ODM) services Thursday, granting legal statu...More..
Kaine told the Democratic convention in Philadelphia that he formally accepted the party's nomination on behalf of his wife, Anne, "and every strong woman in this country", their three children and everyone ...More..
But Q2 marked Amazon's fifth straight quarter of profitability. While Amazon developed a reputation for delivering little or no profit in its retail operations, its earnings have been growing over the pas...More..
But both women are dutiful daughters who will keep doing whatever they can to help their parents achieve their professional dreams. Be sure to tune into Night 4 of the 2016 DNC to witness Hillary Clinton beco...More..
However, the councillors think the Labour leader has the strong backing of members and registered supporters within their ward. Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has lashed out at opponents of Jeremy Corbyn,...More..
Since 2012, Ricks has served as president of Lilly Bio-Medicines, the largest of the company's five businesses in terms of sales. Lechleiter will continue on Lilly's board until May 31, 2017, serving as non-exe...More..
The pound has collapsed in value versus the dollar since the June 23 vote, falling more than 10% to 1.31 U.S. dollars. AB InBev , which wants to create the first "truly global" beer giant, made the move in a...More..
Moreover, the sale does not include Yahoo's cash, its shares in Alibaba Group Holdings, Yahoo Japan and so on. Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer, says that she plans to remain with stay till the deal is complet...More..
Decisions related to natural gas transit infrastructure tied to Russian supplies are in the hands of the Turkish government, a Gazprom chairman said. Arslan Hakan Okcal said in an hour-long press conference hel...More..
After Wednesday, the Fed has three more policy meetings scheduled this year - in September, November and December. Signs of strength in the US economy have prompted traders to increase odds of a rate increase...More..
BlackBerry may eventually stop making hardware altogether, instead focusing on its expertise in security and device management as a software and services company. It is the device that had been referred to a...More..
Any kind of unprotected sex - vaginal, anal, oral, and even with sex toys - could spread Zika virus, USA health officials say. Now, in part because about 80 percent of Zika-infected people don't end up showin...More..
In April, Apple reported its first-ever drop in phone sales , and many feared the worst for the third quarter, typically Apple's weakest period because it comes right before a new iPhone launch. The company ...More..
The automaker said that it was cooperating with the federal agency and confirmed that the DoJ had also raised questions about its monthly sales reports. By FCA's count, the company has had 75 months of straight...More..
Portland, Seattle and Denver were among the cities with the highest annual gains among the top 20 cities over each of the last four months. David M. "The two hottest areas during the housing boom were Florida...More..
For the third quarter, Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) expects revenue to be between $590 million and $610 million and adjusted EBITDA to be between $135 million and $150 million. Fewer than one in five Twitter users...More..
Marissa Mayer broke the glass ceiling in the most enormous way when she was appointed CEO of Yahoo in 2012. "It's important to me to see Yahoo into its next chapter", she wrote . Mayer transformed the comp...More..
That might be valuable to the advertiser, and Verizon could charge more. Yahoo will continue as an independent company until the deal receives shareholder and regulatory approvals, the companies said. Yah...More..
The additional property transfer tax rate of 15 percent will apply to both buyers who are foreign nationals and foreign-controlled corporations that register their residential purchases in Vancouver. A home val...More..
A release from the city says any oil that gets past the booms would likely reach North Battleford by Friday morning, but that it does not pose a health risk to consumers. Wes Kotyk with the Saskatchewan governm...More..
Verizon and Yahoo did not respond to requests for comment. According to the Wall Street Journal, that purchase price will include both Yahoo!'s core internet business as well as its real estate in the phy...More..
A SVP, Chief Accounting Officer at Dish Network Corp . Despite the subscriber losses, Dish reported better-than-expected earnings growth partly because of a price increase earlier this year. from $50.00 to $...More..
Network parent 21st Century Fox announced Thursday that Ailes would resign immediately. Ailes, who has denied the claims against him, resigned from his post at the top of Fox News yesterday weeks after fo...More..
While the oilfield service provider failed to report profits that analysts had expected, the company believes the market bottom is here. After firing 8,000 in the first quarter, Schlumberger just laid off a...More..
Officials from Southwest said the computer glitch is fixed and they've been responding on Twitter, apologizing to passenger who saying they hope to get back on schedule as soon as possible. It took about 12 h...More..
Southwest issued a statement Thursday morning to apologize for the inconvenience. "Most of our systems are back online this morning following yesterday's technology outages, but recovery will take some time...More..