LAUNCESTON, Australia Nov 29 Saudi Arabia's problems run far deeper than trying to cobble together a deal with fellow OPEC members to curb crude oil output in order to bolster prices. The argument between Iraq and Saudi Arabia mainly focuses on wheth... More..
The fund for construction of the New Safety Confinement of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant (NPP) has been functioning since 1997. Easily visible from kilometres away, the 36,000 tonne "New Safe Confinement"...More..
At 5pm today, the KLCI closed at 1,626.93 points on losses in oil and gas-related shares like SapuraKencana Petroleum Bhd and Petronas Gas Bhd. The price of oil dropped and stock markets were mixed Tuesday as...More..
Speaking about the expected growth slowdown next year, Mr Hammond said: " That's slower, of course, than we would wish, but still equivalent to the IMF's forecast for Germany, and higher than the forecast for g...More..
As the rules work now, companies can avoid paying overtime to full-time salaried employees making as little as $23,660 by classifying them as "exempt". The overhaul will affect workers across all sectors, inclu...More..
In a statement Monday, the workers said they'll "wage their most disruptive protests yet on November 29, expanding their movement to almost 20 airports". O'Hare workers are fighting to raise pay to $15 an hour ...More..
Asked whether that included Iran and Iraq, he replied: "Everybody". Prices fell 21 cents to $48.03 on Tuesday. Russia's offer to freeze production at record levels - if OPEC does a deal - isn't good enough for ...More..
The proposed class-action lawsuit, filed on Tuesday in federal court in Minnesota, accused the third-largest US bank of "self-dealing and imprudent investing" by steering 401 (k) contributions to its Wells Far...More..
This ideological U-turn follows a series of similar shifts of Trump's rhetoric after being elected. The letter writers target a goal of the agreement, which aims for a limit globally to a temperature ri...More..
It would have prohibited Arkansas workers from becoming salaried until they earn more than $47, 000 dollars a year, but previously you could be put on salary making just over $23,000. Sarah Maloney, executive d...More..
Here's the part where I give you my bona fides as a Harry Potter fan: I have none. Next week, we'll bring you more from Farrell, and from co-stars Ezra Miller , Eddie Redmayne , and Katherine Waterston ,...More..
This ideological U-turn follows a series of similar shifts of Trump's rhetoric after being elected. On that count, he was equally equivocal, indicating that he was anxious about "how much [doing something ...More..
Because the moon has an elliptical orbit, one side - called the perigee - is about 48,280 km (30,000 miles) closer to Earth than the other side (the apogee). According to NASA, the term " supermoon " is ...More..
Students carrying signs and shouting slogans marched toward the city's nearby Mariachi Plaza. Three separate protests were organized throughout the county by students - one in Rockville, another in Colesville...More..
About 1 in 7 people across the nation will be traveling this year. Carey says this could be the most Thanksgiving holiday travelers since 2007. Almost 50 million Americans will travel more than 50 miles fro...More..
That love-affair was evident on Wall Street where the Dow.DJI closed up 0.35 percent and above 19,000 for the first time. The Labor Department also reported a rebound in weekly jobless claims, while the Unive...More..
The industrial action was called by Germany's biggest services union, Verdi, in a row over pay and working conditions. German airline Lufthansa canceled almost 900 flights on Wednesday and scrapped another ...More..
The director of one of the UK's most respected think tanks has issued a dire forecast about United Kingdom wage growth, warning workers are in the middle of more than a decade of stagnant wages. "Since 2010 we'...More..
French former prime minister Francois Fillon is set to win the conservative nomination for next year's presidential election by a wide margin, an Ifop-Fiducial poll forecast ahead of a primaries' run-off vote o...More..