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Twitter hires ex-Goldman managing director as CFO

Segal takes over from Noto, who has held this role plus that of chief operating officer since November 2016, and brings with him over 20 year's experience in t...


Oil Prices Settle Back Above $45 As EIA Lowers US Output Forecast

Still, output of 9. 9 million barrels a day would be a record for US production, Gruenspecht said. Weekly U.S. gasoline demand data "compares favourably to t...


Donnarumma signs AC Milan contract renewal until 2021

He won a first Italy cap in September previous year, becoming his country's youngest goalkeeper, and was part of the U21 squad at this summer's European Champio...


Kim Kardashian shoots down cocaine accusations after white powder video

Fans were quick to jump to the conclusion that Kim had drugs in the background. She emphasized that she didn't involve herself with drugs and had never ...


New Volvo XC60 gets Polestar performance boost

Polestar didn't release any pricing info on any of the 2018 XC60's packages. Originally, the T8-spec XC60 produced 407 PS with its 2.0-liter turbo inline-fo...


Trump urges lawmakers to get health care done

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced on Tuesday that the upcoming August recess would be delayed by two weeks in order to "complete action...


Gwen Stefani sued by fan

Gwen Stefani created a unsafe stampede at one of her concerts when she invited fans to rush the stage.at least according to a woman who's suing her for just th...


Investor's Watch List: California Resources Corporatio (CRC)

Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Finally, Paloma Partners Management Co boosted its stake in Halcon Resources Corporation ...


Crybabies Actually Sue Trump For Blocking Them On Twitter

In addition to Trump, the users are also suing White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and Director of Social Media Daniel Scavino. They all have been followi...


Air Canada Jet Nearly Lands On Taxiway At San Francisco International Airport

Another pilot asked, " Where's this guy going ". The pilot, however, inadvertently began descending towards one of the taxiways - where four airplanes laden wit...


M&S optimistic over turnaround plan despite decline in sales

Rowe added full price sales were up by approximately 7% in the home and fashion division, as the retailer reduced the number of promotions and there was no cle...


Russian Federation may retaliate expulsion of diplomats under Obama

In December, the USA seized two Russian diplomatic compounds and then-President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russians over what he said was their ...


PepsiCo, Inc. Q2 F2017 Earnings: Shares Little Changed After Sales

The stock of AZZ Inc (NYSE:AZZ) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, January 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. TX's holdings, making the stock its 5th largest position. Inv...


British Racing Drivers' Club triggers break clause in British GP contract

The BRDC says "it is no longer financially viable. under the current terms". BRDC chairman John Grant said under the existing deal Silverstone lost £2.8mi...


Report into United Kingdom gig economy slammed as 'wasted opportunity'

Trades Union Congress general secretary Frances O'Grady said the report's findings would leave "many gig economy employers will be breathing a sigh of relief". ...


US Fed expects to begin shrinking balance sheet this year

That pushed the country into a deep recession and forced the central bank to cut its federal funds rate to a record low near zero and use an array of policy too...


Snap Inc. (SNAP) Is Headed Towards $15

The company had revenue of $149.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $158.32 million. The company's market capitalization is $20.03...


Honda confirms another USA death linked to defective Takata air bags

The individual, who did not own the Accord, died the next day. At least 17 deaths worldwide have been associated with the flaw, which can send metal fragments...


News media seek to wield antritrust law in negotiations with Google, Facebook

Should Congress again revise the antitrust law, newspapers potentially could negotiate with Google and Facebook over several issues - including matters like t...


Air traffic control tower evacuation causes flight delays in Washington

According to a statement from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA ), "local fire officials directed the FAA to evacuate the Washington Center in Leesbur...


Romania sees one of biggest population declines in EU

Ireland had the highest birth rate among European Union countries past year, and the joint lowest death rate. Germany remains first for population with 82.8...


CFPB Rolls Out New Arbitration Rule

He said the new rules would "stop companies from sidestepping the courts". "The idea of the CFPB needs no defense, only more defenders". Companies can still i...


Governor endorses emergency marijuana regulation

The US state of Nevada is considering emergency regulations after newly operating dispensaries started running out of marijuana within just a week of legalisati...


LPGA: Humble Kirk back in the winner's circle

She eagled the par-5 13th and hit a hybrid to 4 feet on the 196-yard, par-3 17th for her final birdie of the day to finish at 13-under through two rounds. "I ha...


Chick-fil-A Gives Out Free Chicken Tomorrow in Ohio

Chick-fil-A, best known for its chicken sandwiches, has a long featured cows in its advertising. Don't worry, if you're not ready to commit to a full head-to-...


FREE Slurpees: 7-Eleven celebrating 90th birthday

Free Slurpees have been offered annually on July 11 since 2002, when the store celebrated its 75th birthday. Gordon concluded, "By adding Slurpee Week, we h...


Republicans are better tippers than Democrats, survey finds

These groups all tip a median of 15% at restaurants. How much do you tip? But not everyone tips the same, obviously, and that behavior and generosity can be...


Now TV Gets New Sky Sport Channels And Sports Passes

Existing customers will receive the new Sky Sports package automatically and the new channels will replace the existing line-up. The 10-channel package will...


Amazon Ramps up Efforts to Take on Best Buy's Geek Squad

Our experts are Amazon employees, not contractors. Then the expert comes to your home where you can "test drive" smart home products through interactive demos...


Sensex, Nifty Reach Record Highs

Sources said Sebi is constantly monitoring the situation and this sort of problem is a serious concern for the ministry, hoping that such situations do not recu...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Now Won't Leave Early Access Until Q4 2017

Bluehole will live stream PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS gameplay on their Facebook Page . "People tell us we're not going to be out of early access in six...


China Says US Has Apologized for Taiwan Name Gaffe

Meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in the German city of Hamburg, Xi told Abe the countries were important neighbours, and said the healthy development ...


Mexico soccer coach Osorio suspended 6 games

The defending champions claimed their seventh Gold Cup crown in 2015 and they took a step towards another trophy thanks to first worldwide goals from Hedgardo M...


Windows Phone 8.1 is getting dropped by Microsoft tomorrow

Althoff said Microsoft 365 Business would be available in public preview starting August 2. The advantage of a subscription plan like this is that it gives ...


Wanda Group to Sell 91% Stake in Chinese Attraction Holdings

Wanda said it would offload 91 percent of thirteen cultural tourism projects, which usually include theme parks and leisure complexes, and 76 hotels to the ...


Stripe in global deal with WeChat Pay and Alipay

Popular among online merchants for its ease of use, Stripe charges a fee on each payment transaction processed through its platform. China's consumer market i...


China reacts cautiously to Malabar Op

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force ships JS Sazanami (DD 113) will also be participating in the exercise. India's INS Vikramaditya along with USA aircraft ...


First Tesla Model 3 electric auto rolling off production line

Musk said on Twitter production should rise to 100 cars for August and then above 1,500 in September. Whether Tesla is about to change the face of the motor i...


Orient Overseas shares jump most in eight years after Cosco takeover offer

Bloomberg, quoting Alphaliner said that Cosco now has a market share of 8.4 percent while Orient Overseas has 3.2 percent Their combined 11.6 percent share wo...


Royal Jordanian, Kuwait Airways say USA laptop ban lifted

Jordan's carrier, which flies out of Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, announced the ban to 16 weekly nonstop flies to New York, Chicago and Detroit ...


Hundreds gather at memorial for New York City police officer

Patrick Lynch, president of Familia's labor union, made an oblique reference to a protest movement that seeks to hold police officers accountable for misconduct...


US, Japan, S Korea seek United Nations condemnation of N Korea

Trump's national security team agrees North Korea is a grave threat . The test sparked global alarm as it suggested North Korea now possessed an ICBM cap...


UFC president stunned by Robert Whittaker's win over Yoel Romero

All three judges scored the five-round fight 48-47 for Whittaker. The fight was was elevated to main event status after women's bantamweight champion Amanda ...


UN Declares Hebron Shrine 'Palestinian' Heritage Site

The Tomb of the Patriarchs is the believed resting place of biblical patriarchs and matriarchs Abraham , Isaac , Jacob , Sarah , Rebecca and Leah . Israeli D...


Man United announce fee agreed for Romelu Lukaku transfer

Mourinho was Chelsea manager when Lukaku was sold to Everton in 2014 after the Belgium global failed to establish a first-team place and had to spend most o...


Prime accused in Junaid Khan lynching case arrested from Dhule

SP, GRP, Kamaldeep Goyal said that the accused was nabbed from Sakri in Dhule district. Earlier, the police had arrested several persons including a 50-year-o...


May to tell Trump climate change deal should not be renegotiated

G20 states collectively emit over 80 per cent of the world's carbon dioxide, which means they are crucial to achieving the Paris treaty's goal of keeping the...


Unemployment Claims Up, Slightly, In US

This report also identifies quite a spotty record for predicting nonfarm payrolls, but the modest June growth and steady rise in first-time applications might...


Oldco Rangers liquidators lose Supreme Court appeal into HMRC tax dispute

The judgement could mean many other English football and clubs could be liable for hefty tax bills. Yesterday, Lord Hodge gave the judgement and the Supre...


GST: Government announces Jail-term for retailers found selling goods above MRP

The move comes after the Centre allowed traders to sell pre-GST stock with new MRP stickers till September 30. Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vil...