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Mild temperatures ahead for Sacramento Labor Day weekend

As of Saturday at 11 a.m., she was centered about 35 miles east-southeast of Duck, North Carolina, and almost 80 miles southeast of Norfolk, Virginia. High in the upper 80s. Partly sunny with a high near 77. Labor Day: Sunny, with a high near 9...

Young gun Dominic Thiem advances at US Open

Open crown when he plays Italy's Paolo Lorenzi. The top seed also hit a personal milestone with the victory in NY, registering a 307th career win to climb above Martina Navratilova's tally for the most in the open era. He previously reached the...

Stocks rise as Yellen gives upbeat talk on economy

But she's stopped short of signaling any timetable for the next rate hike. The market's tepid reaction suggests that investors may have priced in the likelihood of an interest-rate increase, though few expect it to occur at the Fed's September meet...

Will Be the Year of Canada-China Tourism

So quick. Look down at the clothes, accessories and devices on your person ... The move makes Canada the first North American country to join the Chinese-led organization that counts 57 countries and is seen as the Asian counterweight to the World Ba...

Apple benefited from $14.5 billion illegal tax break, European Union rules

This allowed the tech giant to pay an effective tax rate of just 0.005 per cent in 2014. This effectively amounted to state aid, the commission said. Apple will have to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) plus interest in back taxes to Ir...

Car Bomb Kills At Least 10 Outside Somali Presidential Palace

Shabaab jihadists, who are aligned to the Al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack. A suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden truck near the gate of Somalia's presidential palace in the capital on Tuesday, killing at least 12 people...

Trump immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issue

He still wants to build a wall along the USA southern border with Mexico but he has emphasized in recent days a need to deal most urgently with illegal immigrants who commit crimes and also those who might be displacing African-American and Hispani...

Rajnath Singh in Kashmir; youth dies in fresh clashes

According to police, 16 Indian armed personnel were also wounded in a militant attack on Wednesday afternoon. Official sources said Singh asked head of para-military forces, dealing with the law and order situation, to exercise maximum restraint wh...

Tesla wins FTC approval to buy SolarCity in $2.6 billion deal

When SolarCity first launched its Solar Bond Program , it was presented as an interesting way for people to invest in solar with minimum cost requirements and without having to install panels on their roof. Space Exploration Technologies Inc., whe...

Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics deal

Pfizer , led by Ropes & Gray, will snap up AstraZeneca's small molecule anti-infectives unit, the USA pharmaceutical giant said Wednesday, just two days after unveiling a $14 billion buyout of oncology biotech Medivation. Pfizer also picks up tw...

Stocks recover from an early loss; oil prices decline

Meanwhile, the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index (NYSEARCA:QQQ) pared gains to finish up 0.1%. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose 2-1/2 basis points to 1.565 percent, the yield on 5-year note climbed 2 basis points to 1.1...

Polo Shirts Have Turned Their Back on Ryan Lochte

Monday it said it will donate a $50,000 portion of Lochte's fee to Save the Children for children in Brazil. The swimsuit maker owned by PVH in NY says that it doesn't condone behavior that is counter to its values. The move follows Speedo's decisio...

New Harry Potter eBooks Coming from JK Rowling

J.K. Rowling has claimed in recent interviews that she is done with the " Harry Potter " story - but it looks as if the bestselling author has found a loophole. This means that, for half a glorious year, there will have been a new Potter release ev...

Trump meets National Hispanic Advisory Council in New York

Wrapping up a tumultuous week and looking at a busy 2½ months on the campaign trail, Donald Trump outlined a "reform agenda" Saturday while urging voters in the pivotal state of Virginia to make sure they get to the polls . Earlier on Saturday in Ne...

Trump campaign manager: A deportation force TBD

He reportedly acknowledged to the 23-person council that he understood how hard it would be to deport the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants in the USA - something he has repeatedly said he planned to do as President - and that he was inter...

USA stock indexes edge lower as investors weigh economic data

On Thursday the Dow Jones Industrial Average set a new record high for the first time in three weeks, climbing 117.86 points or 0.6% to close at 18,613.52. A report showing a bigger-than-expected increase in US oil stockpiles last week weighed on t...

Urjit Patel to replace Raghuram Rajan as Reserve Bank Governor

Urjit Patel was seen as a close lieutenant to Raghuram Rajan . A former International Monetary Fund chief economist, Rajan tamed inflation , slowed the rupee's decline and made a valiant effort to shake up India's antiquated banks. "If Establish...

Crude oil is scaling out of a bear market

Brent for October settlement advanced US$1.04, or 2.1 per cent, to close at US$50.89 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. US stocks ended higher Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting showed officials wou...

Clinton Campaign Manager Rips Trump Staff Shake-Up

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has reshuffled his campaign team for the second time in two months, recruiting Stephen Bannon, the executive chairman of conservative political website Breitbart, as his chief executive. Early voting begin...

Reports suggest Cisco Systems to cut 20% of global workforce

A Cisco UK spokesperson said: "We don't comment on speculation". CRN says Cisco , which is set to announced its fourth quarter fiscal results tomorrow, will announce the job cuts "within the next few weeks". Cisco shares, which have risen 13 ...

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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...