Germany's Merkel to work with Italy's populist new govt

Merkel also called for European cooperation on migration and asylum programs. But she said the former might have to wait until agreement was reached on common asylum standards, a big hurdle on a continent bitterly divided on the issue. As for her c... More..

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by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Pentagon project causing "existential crisis" within Google

Internal emails suggested that executives saw the contract as a huge opportunity while being concerned about how the company's involvement would be perceived, Gizmodo said. "It is incumbent on us to show leade...More..

Fiat, Chrysler brands looking at major changes but not dead yet
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Fiat, Chrysler brands looking at major changes but not dead yet

Zacks Investment Research raised Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $12.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, February 2nd. Industry analy...More..

Sears to close 4 MI stores September
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Sears to close 4 MI stores September

Last year's positive earnings were the result of $492 million recognized in the sale of the company's Craftsman brand. Store closures contributed to almost two-thirds of the decline as same-store sales decl...More..

Canadian government to buy pipeline project from Kinder Morgan for $4.5bn
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Canadian government to buy pipeline project from Kinder Morgan for $4.5bn

Alberta later proposed legislation that would block exports of oil , natural gas or fuels to its neighbors in British Columbia. But the provincial government - elected past year on a pledge to block the proje...More..

USA to impose steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

USA to impose steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico

The Trump administration launched a national security investigation last week into vehicle and truck imports, using the same 1962 law that he has applied to curb incoming steel and aluminium. That exemption was...More..

North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

Earlier Saturday, Trump said his meeting with Kim could still take place as scheduled after the North's Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-gwan said his country has the "intent to sit with the USA side to solve pr...More..

The oil price is at the top of a slippery slope
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

The oil price is at the top of a slippery slope

Brent crude futures were up 24 cents, at $79.81/Bbl by 2:29 p.m. ET, rebounding from a brief slide after the EIA data. US crude and distillate stockpiles fell last week , while gasoline inventories increa...More..

Two foreign climbers die while scaling world's highest peak, say Nepalese officials
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Two foreign climbers die while scaling world's highest peak, say Nepalese officials

A Japanese man has been found dead on Everest this morning officials said as the mountaineering season nears its end in the Himalayas. Japanese mountaineer Nobukazu Kuriki poses with a Nepalese flag after tal...More..

Starbucks under fire again after racial slur on coffee cup
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Starbucks under fire again after racial slur on coffee cup

As a form of compensation, the location offered Pedro a $50 gift card. What can I tell you? A woman who said she knows Pedro posted an image of one of the drinks on Twitter. Apparently the Starbucks worker un...More..

Oil prices hit record high
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Oil prices hit record high

Crude oil continues to remain glued to three-year highs and WTI crude prices testing the 72.00/barrel price level as Middle East tensions continue to bolster oil prices . By 2040 BST, the front month Brent ...More..

Jonathan Marchessault's 2 goals help Golden Knights even series
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Jonathan Marchessault's 2 goals help Golden Knights even series

It wasn't a work of art. The Jets opened the third period on a power play after Blake Wheeler was tripped with two seconds left in the second period. The Preds fell one win short, but their impressive def...More..

ICICI Bank Q4 profit slumps 45%, no decision on Chanda Kochhar
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

ICICI Bank Q4 profit slumps 45%, no decision on Chanda Kochhar

Sources said the Board of Directors did not discuss the allegations of quid pro quo surrounding the bank's Managing Director and CEO Chanda Kochhar , her husband Deepak Kochhar and his company NuPower Rene...More..

You could be owed $1200 from Dish Network telemarketer lawsuit
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

You could be owed $1200 from Dish Network telemarketer lawsuit

They refuse to answer, or hang up on them. A judge ruled previous year that Dish and its agent, Satellite Systems Network, "willingly and knowingly" violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act , which lim...More..

Sonam Kapoor's lehenga took 18-months to get ready; read details
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Sonam Kapoor's lehenga took 18-months to get ready; read details

Seems like the theme for the pre-wedding function on Monday has been decided as off-white as numerous bride's family members and friends are spotted sporting multiple shades of white outside the venue. The wedd...More..

Life is Good: Jobs Grow and Unemployment Declines in April
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Life is Good: Jobs Grow and Unemployment Declines in April

April's low unemployment rate is getting a great deal of attention in the press since a rate below 4% is a rare phenomenon. The solid job growth is a continuation of an economy that has been growing for alm...More..

Waymo self-driving vehicle involved in accident in Chandler
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Waymo self-driving vehicle involved in accident in Chandler

As per the reports, the Sedan was travelling eastwards and had swerved with the Waymo van by entering inyo the westbound lanes in the process of avoiding itself from intersecting with another vehicle. There w...More..

Ex-VW CEO Martin Winterkorn charged with Dieselgate crimes
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Ex-VW CEO Martin Winterkorn charged with Dieselgate crimes

In a statement, Volkswagen said "It continues to cooperate with investigations by the Department of Justice into the conduct of individuals". "It would not be appropriate to comment on individual cases". Volksw...More..

Westworld Renewed for Season 3 by HBO
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Westworld Renewed for Season 3 by HBO

That's why it has now confirmed that there's also going to be a third season of this hit show. Westworld drew HBO's best numbers for a show in its first season when it premiered in late 2016, and the s...More..

by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

WRAPUP 3-Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, says inflation near goal

The Fed had last increased rates in March. The Fed's statement noted that the USA job market has continued to strengthen along with a steady economy, now into its ninth year of expansion since the Great Rec...More..