India set to ratify Paris climate change agreement at UN

Bringing the Paris Agreement on climate change ever closer to its entry into force, India on Sunday joined the new global accord at the United Nations Headquarters in NY and became the 62nd country to deposit its legal instrument of ratification. More..

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by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Rudy Giuliani: If Trump avoided paying taxes, then he's a 'genius'

Some details of Trump's tax history had surfaced before in documents from state gaming regulators and court cases. Still, some Trump supporters remained phalanx around their nominee. The campaign said Mr Trum...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Markets Right Now: Bank stocks lead a rebound on Wall Street

The shares also tumbled as the Frankfurt stock market opened Friday, falling by more than nine percent at one point, hitting a historic low of 9.90 euros. Google FinanceIn US economic data released earlier, pe...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

French President Vows to Shut Down Unacceptable Calais Camp

His comments came despite criticism from many conservative and far-right politicians, who have argued that France has already welcomed tens of thousands of migrants from Syria . In a letter to Hollande, ...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Pipeline developer buys ranch near North Dakota protest camp

Nearly 1,300 archeologists, museum directors and historians have signed a letter to the Obama administration protesting the destruction of Native American burial grounds by the builders of the controversial Dak...More..

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday

Oil prices extended gains after rising almost 6 percent on Wednesday after OPEC struck a deal to limit crude output. Deutsche's woes, alongside a grilling of Wells Fargo's chief executive by US lawmakers amid a...More..

Scott tours site of Mosaic sinkhole, leak
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Scott tours site of Mosaic sinkhole, leak

State Rep. Kathleen Peters, R-Treasure Island, quickly announced Monday she would "spearhead" Scott's legislative proposal in the House. Governor Rick Scott is issuing an emergency order in the wake of two ma...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Potential Wells Fargo Whistleblowers Were Fired Over Phony Account Scandal

Most Americans were shocked when they learned that thousands of Wells Fargo employees had opened millions of fake accounts. Earlier this month, the lender agreed to pay $190 million in penalties and custome...More..

Costco quarterly profit rises 1.6 percent
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Costco quarterly profit rises 1.6 percent

The reported earnings topped the analyst's consensus by $0.01 with the surprise factor of 1.40%. In case of Revenue Estimates, 18 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Costco W...More..

Mortgage guarantee has helped 86000 people onto housing ladder
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Mortgage guarantee has helped 86000 people onto housing ladder

It was meant to reduce mortgage costs for people buying homes at a high loan-to-value ratio as house prices rose well ahead of incomes, fuelled by a protracted housing shortage. With this in mind, the withdrawa...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Tesla updates software to improve radar

This functionality will work with any Tesla vehicle made in 2014 and later, as only they have all the necessary components on-board to enable the new detection features. The company has said the Autopilot syste...More..

BJP to support Siddaramaiah on Cauvery water sharing: Yeddyurappa
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

BJP to support Siddaramaiah on Cauvery water sharing: Yeddyurappa

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Attorney General or the Central Government to facilitate a meeting between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu on the Cauvery water issue. We don't want to disrespect the judicial or...More..

'No of stressed corporates on the rise'
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

'No of stressed corporates on the rise'

The Credit Suisse Research Institute has mapped 27,000 senior managers at over 3,000 largest companies globally. "Where women account for the majority in the top management, the businesses show superior sales...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

SABMiller shareholders approve AB InBev merger

The £79-billion deal was comfortably passed by the SAB shareholders who voted. A predecessor company of London-based SABMiller, maker of Castle Lager and Foster's, started selling beer to gold miners in Johan...More..

Germany's Air Berlin to shed 75 aircraft, 1200 jobs
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Germany's Air Berlin to shed 75 aircraft, 1200 jobs

Lufthansa bought 45 percent of Brussels Airlines owner SN Airholding in 2009 for 65 million euros ($73 million), with an option to acquire the rest from 2011. Brussels Airlines said in a statement it was in t...More..

Apple to create London HQ at Battersea Power station
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Apple to create London HQ at Battersea Power station

Looking to the future, the campus offers enough space for 3,000 employees in all, so that Apple can continue its hiring in the United Kingdom capital city. The vast structure will include 2 million sqft of new ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Markets Right Now: US stocks close higher

Real estate companies rose as investors looked for income. All three major indexes are poised to end the week higher after the notched its best two-day performance in more than two months on Thursday. Lancz &...More..

Stocks gain moderately as oil, commodity prices rise
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Stocks gain moderately as oil, commodity prices rise

World stock indexes jumped and the Nasdaq hit a record high on Thursday while bonds rallied, a day after the Federal Reserve signaled an increasingly cautious approach to future USA rate increases. USA benchmar...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Use of body cams questioned after Charlotte police killings

Many black Americans have complained that they have long faced disproportionate use of force by some police departments, but the surge in smartphones and video recording devices has forced national attention on...More..

Hillary spends $1 million more a day than Trump
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Hillary spends $1 million more a day than Trump

Trump, the political novice, has kept spending down by enjoying seemingly limitless free media coverage and outsourcing voter contact duties to the Republican Party. By far, Trump's largest August expense was a...More..