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USA to Continue Work on S. Korea's THAAD, Despite Park Impeachment

It's very likely that the liberals are going to win the South Korean presidential election, and after they do they will seek to reorient the South away from Wa...


Toshiba Seeking to Push Back Tuesday Deadline on Earnings Report

While the company was due to report final figures on Tuesday, it said it needed more time to examine reports of "inappropriate pressure" internally to push thro...


Mobileye and Intel Join Forces In Biggest Autonomous Car Move Ever

The chipmaker today announced it had entered into an agreement to acquire Mobileye , an Israeli tech firm focused on developing technology for self-driving...


Jobs Report Easily Beats Expectations: Unemployment Down, Wages and Participation Up

The unemployment rate in CT has ticked up slightly, even as the state added 5,700 jobs in January . On Friday, Labor reported that jobs in construction were up...


Greet the green at the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival

Local business owner Patrick Mullins, who is from Dublin, Ireland and watched the parade go by from his salon, Celtic Carma. He said Ciara is especially fond of...


Assembly elections: 'Fed up' Irom Sharmila calls it quits

However, Sharmila ended her fast on August 9 previous year, and made a decision to contest the elections. Sharmila decided that she would fight against this b...


Iceland to lift capital controls

The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Mr Benedikt Johannesson said: "Iceland's careful, measured approach to lift capital controls was developed and app...


BJP stakes claim to form govt, Ibobi to resign by tomorrow

They also submitted a letter from the Naga People's Front (NPF) president pledging their support to the BJP to form the government, the source said . "But the ...


No Limit On Cash Withdrawals From Savings Bank Accounts

The currency travels between these chests and the RBI. The process of reconciliation of the accounts are on. On March 11, Finance minister Arun Jaitley had sa...


Intel Jumps Into The Autonomous Deep End With $15.3 Billion Mobileye Acquisition

Intel plans to purchase Mobileye , an Israeli-based company that builds vision systems for cars, for roughly $15 billion . "Together, we can accelerate the...


Thief robs Girl Scout cookie booth at Powdersville Walmart

The girl was at the Vons on Clairemont Drive near Clairemont Mesa Boulevard when a robber grabbed her cash box and ran about 3:10 p.m. Sunday, police said. An e...


Ford's Lincoln Will Make SUVs In China Despite Trump Pressure

Sales of SUVs surged 45% past year in China, outpacing the 15% gain for overall passenger vehicle deliveries, according to China Association of Automobile Manuf...


SSE to raise standard prices by average 6.9% from 28 April

The energy giant said the increase equates to around a further £73 per year and will affect 2.8 million customers when it comes into place on April 28. "There a...


Zoo staff are "noting and documenting significant changes" in April the Giraffe

April's keepers spotted "significant baby/belly movement" at about 3 a.m. and again at 7 a.m. and her udders appear to be growing, if only subtly as giraffes d...


Duke gets 2 seed, SC and UNCW in

Frank Mason, Kansas (20.8 ppg, 5.1 apg and 4.1 rpg): The Midwest might feature the country's player of the year. The inverse often holds true for teams seeded N...


Intel to buy Israeli driverless car-tech firm Mobileye for $15 billion

The plan is to eventually offer automakers what Intel calls a "car-to-cloud" solution that combines Intel's work on artificial intelligence and cloud-based ...


Bill Ackman Has Finally Abandoned His "One Very Big Mistake"

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX) opened at 11.88 on Tuesday. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell. Royal Bank of Canada lowered ...


Vodafone to create 2100 jobs

The company, which made the announcement amid reported job losses at its Newbury headquarters, said the expansion was part of a £2bn investment over three yea...


Donald Trump Did Not Make the Jobs Report Great Again

That's up from two hikes that respondents predicted in a survey in February and now matches the median number of increases that Fed policy makers forecast in De...


Sheriff: Women saved from being pulled under cruise ship

Deputy Primmer then drove his boat safely away from the large ship, and no one was injured. "Oh my god! No, get in!" are heard in the video . A pair of jet s...


Minneapolis slaps Surdyk's Liquor with fine, license suspension for opening Sunday

People flocked to the store on Sunday, which Surdyk said is a bit of a boon for the city. Store owner Jim Surdyk caused a stir on Sunday when he threw open...


Treasury Board to provide details on federal website security 'vulnerability'

CRA said suspending the online services was a precaution, not the result of a successful hack or breach, and that maintenance security patches would ensure all ...


Marissa Mayer to Get $23 Million Golden Parachute After Verizon Buys Yahoo

Verizon said in late February it had agreed to a purchase price of $4.48 billion, lowering its original offer by $350 million. McInerney has been on Yahoo's...


USA added 235K jobs in February, making Fed rate hike likely

That could be good news for shareholders, as a coterie of Wall Street investment banks has increased its projections for the number of rate hikes expected over ...


Manipur race hots up: Congress & BJP stake claim, local parties hold key

The BJP legislators and their supporters numbering 32 in the 60 member house called on the governor on Sunday to formally stake claim . Later, National Peopl...


Gordmans files for bankruptcy, plans to liquidate all stores

The company operates more than 100 stores in 22 states. Gordmans has two stores in the Fox Cities at 4741 W. Lawrence St.in Grand Chute, next to Ashley Furn...


NATO Secretary Urges Allies to Spend More on Military

After the fall of the Soviet Union, NATO allies cut defence spending only to find themselves caught out by Russia's intervention in Ukraine and its 2014 annexat...


Trump claims 2017 is the year Obamacare "was meant to explode"

But Mr Obama's law and its proposed replacement calculate those credits differently. Four Republican Senators sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mc...


Misys merges with Canadian rival

Shares in the company closed at $23.04 on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Friday. Monday's announcement comes roughly three months after DH Corp. said it formed...


What's next for the GOP Obamacare replacement?

The charm offensive continued on Wednesday, Politico reported , when Trump met with a group of conservative activists, all of whom had all criticized Ryan's bi...


Wall Street almost unanimous on USA rate hike next week

Nonfarm payrolls rose by 235,000 jobs last month as the construction sector recorded its largest gain in almost 10 years due to unseasonably warm weather, the L...


British MPs' vote could trigger Brexit talks

The Labour Party's Brexit spokesman, Keir Starmer, said that the exit talks may be triggered as early as Wednesday or Thursday. Other potential rebels include...


Wood Group agrees takeover of rival Amec Foster Wheeler

It also represents a 15.3% premium to the closing price of £4.89 per Amec Foster Wheeler share on 10 March. The takeover comes just three years after Amec's 2...


Almost all flights canceled at Berlin airports due to strike

Tens of thousands of passengers were stranded in Berlin on Friday as a strike by ground staff led to the cancellation of almost 700 flights operated by ai...


Redrow swoops on ailing house builder Bovis

Redrow's opening offer would have given Bovis shareholders 32.4% of the merged group, approximately. Bovis said the cash element in Redrow's offer mean...


Punjab: The Captain back in charge!

Many political observers are of the view that the win in Punjab will have an impact on the neighbouring states of Haryana, Rajasthan and Delhi where Congress in...


India's industrial output up 2.7 percent in January

As per the Central Statistics Office data, India's industrial production rose 2.7% in January after the demonetisation. The industry output had expanded by 5....


Trump's first jobs report crushes expectations

There is "more voluntary part-time employment because people can now work part-time and get health insurance", Gould said, "and then you also see more people se...


HSBC Names AIA Chief Mark Tucker As Chairman

He was the founder and Chief Executive of Prudential Corporation Asia (1994 to 2003) and was on the Board of Prudential for 10 years, serving as its Group Chief...


RadioShack locations to close

Several hundred of the remaining stores will be turned into Sprint-only stores, according to the Associated Press. An employee at the Racine store, located at...


Winter storm watch upgraded to a warning for Northeastern Pennsylvania

The snow is expected to taper off Tuesday night. Drivers are urged to postpone travel during the storm, drive carefully and use caution around snow plows. durin...


Oil Extends Decline as US Drilling Accelerates Amid OPEC Cuts

In a CNBC interview Al-Falih struck a cautiously optimistic tone, noting that the worst of the downturn was over, and arguing that USA shale production in the...


Train carrying ethanol derails, bursts into flames in Iowa

The derailment occurred around 1 a.m., near Graettinger, about 160 miles northwest of Des Moines, the Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. ...


"Kong: Skull Island" Is Top Box Office Movie This Weekend

Crossing the $60 million threshold is no doubt a big relief for Warners and Legendary. The film is seen as the second installment, along with 2014's Godzilla,...


The President's New Travel Ban Faces Legal Roadblocks

Washington state's attorney general, Bob Ferguson , is asking a federal court to confirm that the temporary restraining order his office obtained last month...


American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

They now have a Dollars 33 price target on the stock. American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) yearly performance is 165.71% and net profit margin is -17...


One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS)

A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on DKS. On 2/23/2016 Dicks Sporting Goods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.15 1.5% with a...


Male Republican Congressman Really Resents Having to Pay for Women Having Babies

He went on to outline some popular options with Americans including "preexisting conditions, caps on benefits", and "letting your child stay on the policy until...


Volkswagen and Tata Motors agree to work together in India

Based on this joint work, Tata Motors plans to launch products in the Indian market, starting calendar year 2019. Butschek believes the contract will allow bo...


This Is the One Thing Alec Baldwin Likes About Donald Trump

USA Today asked Baldwin to say what he likes about Trump , and the actor echoed the same answer that Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton gave during a debate ag...