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Hundreds, including children, evacuated as wildfires ablaze California

An Evacuation Order has been issued for Tepusquet Road south of Blazing Saddle to Santa Maria Mesa Road as well as White Rock Lane and Colson Canyon. It has burned about 300 acres. The fire burned almost 8 square miles (20 sq. kilometers), destroye...

Hawks Will Not Match Tim Hardaway Jr's Offer Sheet

The Rockets have been persistent in their pursuit of Anthony, who is willing to waive his no-trade clause to join Chris Paul and James Harden in Houston, league sources told ESPN . NY renounced Derrick Rose's contract in order to have enough...

WWE alternatives to face Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

I've got a few things that I want to hand him. Mayweather and McGregor will end their trip in England at the Wembley Arena on Friday. One thing that's also helpful to Kavanagh, he said, is the fact he only has to train McGregor for one fighting dis...

Tesla dethroned as most valuable USA carmaker amid stock slide

It was only in February that Goldman Sachs lowered its official rating of Neutral down to Sell. Goldman Sachs cut its six-month price target for Tesla stock by $10, to $180. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst for Sanford C. Bernstein, said Tesla's ...

Gulf Country Problem: Trump Seeking To Cool Environment Among The Gulf States

Qatar faces further isolation and possible expulsion from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) if its response to a list of demands made almost two weeks ago is not satisfactory, state-backed Gulf media said on Wednesday. Following Qatar's defia...

Vantiv Offers Worldpay a Deal Valued at $10 Billion

Worldpay dropped 36 pence to £3.72, after news that it would sell for £3.85 per share, including stock, cash and a 5 pence dividend payment. Worldpay and Vantiv have agreed preliminary terms on a $20bn merger deal, the companies announced on Wedne...

Philippines: Top court backs Duterte's martial law declaration in majority vote

In a press briefing, SC Spokesperson Theodore O. Te said that 11 justices voted to dismiss the petitions, three justices voted to partially grant the petition, while one justice voted to grant the petition. The martial law is legally limited to 60 da...

Walgreens Boots Alliance scraps plans to buy Rite Aid

Rite Aid also reported quarterly results, swinging to an adjusted Q1 loss of 5 cents a share, as revenue fell 4.9% to $7.8 billion. The stock has a 52-week range of $75.18 to $89.69 and a consensus price target of $92.86. All of the reasons noted ...

New cyber attack shuts down largest terminal of Los Angeles Port

Earlier this week, business consultancy Deloitte said that "In 2016, energy was the industry second most prone to cyber-attacks, with almost three-quarters of USA oil and gas companies experiencing at least one cyber incident". A ransomware cyber att...

U.S. secure first win of America's Cup, trail New Zealand 4-1

The Kiwis moved to 6-1 in the first-to-seven match. Sailing - America's Cup finals - Hamilton, Bermuda - June 24, 2017 - Oracle Team USA win over Emirates Team New Zealand in race six of America's Cup finals. Emirates Team New Zealand foil ...

Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down - Recode

Earlier this month, SiriusXM invested $480m in Pandora. Both these moves have resulted in a cash infusion of roughly US$700m. Westergren served as the company CEO from 2002 until 2004 but then became chief strategy officer; a series of executives s...

Altice USA increases proposed IPO deal size to $1.9 billion

SNAP, +0.52% raised $3.9 billion in its March debut. Following the public offering, which will raise up to US$1.92 billion for the company , Altice will retain ownership of 70.3% of Altice USA's common stock, representing 98.3% of the voting po...

US Fed: Major US banks would withstand recession

The testimony by the regulators at the five agencies comes less than two weeks after the Trump administration unveiled a 150-page report on how regulators and Congress could address regulations that they claim crimp banks' ability to lend and stifle ...

Billionaire David Bonderman resigns from Uber board after 'inappropriate' remark about women

How we got here: Former Uber engineer Susan Fowler Rigetti published a blog post detailing sexual harassment and discrimination she experienced during her year at the ride-hailing company. NBC News correspondent Jo Ling Kent reports that Bonde...

Uber to accept all recommendations given in Holder Report

Aside from Kalanick's absence itself, it would seem that the meeting's agenda also included the internal company investigation that US Attorney General Eric H. Uber announced last week that it fired 20 employees for harassment problems. ...

Canada FM says Canada must do more as USA leadership wanes

Freeland reiterated that Canada was deeply disappointed by the decision to withdraw from the Paris pact but made no other criticisms of USA policy and did not mention Trump by name. In her speech, Freeland stressed that North Atlantic Treaty Organisa...

Polls show conflicting outcomes for UK's May in next week's election

There were once 20 pits in the area, along with a successful textile industry . The Conservatives continue to lead Labour in the race for Downing Street according to two new opinion polls - although there is no agreement on the gap between the...

US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

The employment-population ratio edged down to 60.0 percent in May. May's job gains marked a sharp deceleration from the 181,000 monthly average over the past 12 months. Some said it is a sign that job growth is slowing down after three straight yea...

China, EU to lead to Paris deal

Juncker says, "This notion, 'I am Trump , I am American, America first and I am getting out, ' that is not going to happen". Trump claimed before taking office that climate change was a "hoax" created by the Chinese to hurt the USA economy.The pr...

Schapelle Corby's final day in Bali

Corby was expected to board a Virgin flight out of Denpasar at around 10pm to Brisbane . He said that when he asked Corby where she would fly tomorrow, she said: "Can go to Perth, can go to Brisbane , or wherever". Over the years, unflattering re...

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Asian Shares Mostly Lower As Fed Turns Hawkish

The Fed statement on the unanimous decision following its two-day policy meeting was little changed from previous statements, reaffirming that officials expect the economic recov...

Ryanair cancels more than 2000 flights over the next six weeks

Six Ryanair flights to and from Dublin today have been cancelled as part of the airline's plan to cancel 50 flights a day for the next six weeks. RTÉ News has seen documents w...

Honor 6X and Honor 8 Pro now available on Flipkart

Sony Bravia's 40-inches full HD LED TV is being rolled out at 22% off for Rs 36,990, instead of Rs 47,900. There will also be treats for the book lovers, as Amazon is offerin...

Thyssenkrupp won't be on the hook for Tata Steel pensions - CFO

He described the partnership as a "momentous" occasion and said that the strategic logic of the proposed JV was based on very strong fundamentals."I am confident that thyssenkrupp...

CCleaner security software infects 2 million computers

The affected versions of CCleaner and CCleaner Cloud were released on August 15 and August 24 , respectively. CCleaner is an extremely popular tool amongst consumers for riddi...

Toys 'R' Us Has Officially Filed For Bankruptcy Protection

Tuesday and plans to have locations open later this year in Sudbury, Ont., Langford, B.C., Fredericton, and Toronto. United Kingdom branches of Toys R Us are open for business...

Leishman takes two-shot lead at BMW C'ship

His round of 69 leaves him 15 off the lead - which is held by Marc Leishman - and in joint 50th place in IL . "I'm really happy to make a couple of birdies coming in and put a ...

Equifax Failed to Apply Security Patch Available for Months, Leading to Hack

Equifax, the company that essentially made personal details of over 143 million Americans available to hackers , has now officially confirmed that it had failed to install a secur...

Air Berlin cancels more than 70 flights due to pilots' "sick-out"

Air Berlin chief executive Thomas Winkelmann suggests that pilots who have absented themselves are "playing with fire". On Sunday his company Intro offered 50 million euros im...

Tesla Update Extends Vehicle Ranges to Help Customers Escape Hurricane

To aid the evacuation, Tesla temporarily opened up the models' full 75-kWh charge capacity by issuing an over-the-air-update to vehicles located in the path of the storm. So, how...

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Equifax faces up to $70 billion lawsuit for data breach

Equifax faces up to $70 billion lawsuit for data breach

You can also call Equifax (1-800-349-9960), Experian (1-888-397-3742) or TransUnion (1-888-909-8872). But there's still plenty of problems. Leach noted that state and fed...

Hurricane Irma Arrives And Leaves Downtown Miami Submerged Under Water

Hurricane Irma Arrives And Leaves Downtown Miami Submerged Under Water

As Miami was hammered by tropical storm force winds and the occasional hurricane force gust generated by Hurricane Irma, the booms of two tower cranes in the city came down Sund...

US Might Say Iran Violating Nuclear Deal Without Withdrawing, Envoy Says

US Might Say Iran Violating Nuclear Deal Without Withdrawing, Envoy Says

She said that Kim Jong Un is "begging for war" and although the USA does not want to enter a war, it may not have a choice. -Iranian relationship. Though she never stated it so bl...

EU Court Rejects Challenges to Refugee Resettlement

EU Court Rejects Challenges to Refugee Resettlement

Poland backed the Hungarian and Slovak complaint . " I was convinced that such a decision would be made [by the court], but this absolutely does not change the stance of the Pol...

Police say missing Temple University student's body was transported in a Lyft

Police say missing Temple University student's body was transported in a Lyft

Jenna Burleigh, a 22-year-old Temple University student reported missing last week, was found dead in Pennsylvania on Saturday, leading to murder charges for a man who was last see...