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Apple 'considers McLaren Technology Group takeover'

With a McLaren deal netting just shy of $2 billion, it would Apple's largest buy since acquiring Beats from Dr. Dre in 2014. As of publication time , McLaren had not yet responded to a request for comment. According to recent rumours, the company ...

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Tells UN to Condemn DAPL

He will visit the Big Camp near Cannon Ball, meet public and regional officials, and lead a public forum at Sacred Stone Camp. Construction of the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline has sparked protests in recent weeks. Archambault told the commission the ...

Donald Trump used charity donations to settle lawsuits, report claims

The first involved $120,000 in unpaid fines Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club owed to the town of Palm Beach, Florida... The town agreed to forgive the fines if Trump wrote a $100,000 check to a charity for veterans. And in 2014, Trump spent $10,000 of the fou...

It is raining umbrellas in Amsterdam! Shah Rukh paints the city red!

About the clash with Raees , Roshan said, "I had announced the date for Kaabil earlier". He flew off to London on Monday. SpotboyE quoted a source saying that Rai will start the recce tomorrow. Hrithik Roshan seems to have left behind the failu...

Which way Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) insiders are heading

The shares ended last trade at $36.86, implying that Wall Street analysts see shares climbing about 24.63 per cent in 12 months' time. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Energy Transfer Partners , L.P. Spectra Energy Partners, "s revenue was up 2.5%...

Belgium sees first case of minor being granted euthanasia

Minors have to be conscious and able to make rationale decisions when they request assisted death. The head of the country' federal euthanasia commission said the teenager was "suffering unbearable physical pain". Between 2003 and 2013 a total of 8...

Activist investor Bill Ackman takes 9.9% stake in Chipotle Mexican Grill

At the same time, what matters more for ordinary investors in Chipotle is not the fact that someone with as high of a profile as Ackman has taken an interest in its stock. A spokesman for Ackman declined to comment beyond the firm's filing. Its Chair...

Wells Fargo drops sales goals tied to accounts scandal

During a CNBC appearance on Tuesday evening, Chief Executive John Stumpf apologized and said management takes responsibility for the problems identified in the settlement. Cook notes that Wells Fargo has attracted fines for other violations i...

Horizon Pharma to pay $800M for rare disease drug developer

Nationally recognized Johnson & Weaver is investigating whether the proposed deal price represents adequate consideration. The deal may undervalue the Company resulting in a loss for many long term shareholders. The company had revenue of $257.38 mil...

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (WMT)

EPS growth in past five years was 1.80% while EPS growth in next five years is projected to arrive at 3.28%. The brokerage now has a $83.00 price target on the retailer's stock, up from their previous price target of $76.00. Kalos Management Inc....

Starboard buys stake in drugmaker Perrigo, wants shakeup

The activist sent Perrigo a letter Sunday criticizing the company for failing to live up to performance targets it set while successfully fending off a $26B takeover offer past year from Mylan . Selling the generic drug division that's expected to...

Powerful Syrian rebel group says it won't respect cease-fire

Marathon peace talks between the USA and Russian Federation have reportedly produced a sweeping new agreement on Syria , including a nationwide ceasefire and coordinated strikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and al Qaeda-affiliat...

Talgo completes final run in less than 12 hours (Second Lead)

The Talgo train covered 1,389 km Delhi-Mumbai distance in 11 hours and 48 minutes, at the speed of 150 kmph, said Ravinder Bhakar, chief public relations officer of Western Railway (WR). Indian Railways had planned to reduce Mumbai-Delhi travel time ...

Financial authorities convene to assess Hanjin Shipping's receivership impact

According to Korea Securities Depository, as of Tuesday, Hanjin Shipping has about 1.1 trillion won worth outstanding bonds excluding perpetual papers. applied for court protection on Wednesday. A bankruptcy for Hanjin Shipping would be the lar...

Wells Fargo Is In Trouble For Charging Customers Millions For Bogus Accounts

Wow! More than 5,000 employees being involved is astonishing. When Mr Jabbari called the bank asking what he should do with three new debit cards he did not authorise, a bank employee told him to dispose of them, according to the lawsuit.

Apple CEO Sees Cash Repatriation in 2017

The EU's antitrust regulator Tuesday demanded that Ireland recoup roughly €13 billion in taxes from Apple , alleging that arrangements the government offered the company in 1991 and 2007 allowed it to pay around 1% to nearly zero tax on its European...

From today, Mother Teresa becomes a saint-Pope Francis

Peter's Square even before Francis finished pronouncing the rite of canonization at the start of the Mass in St. Peter's Square. Earlier, in his homily , Pope Francis highlighted the importance of mercy, of which Mother Teresa is a shining example...

Ailing Korean shipper Hanjin moves to resolve cargo chaos

The South Korean government is planning to select major ports on each continent - including Long Beach in the US, Hamburg in Germany, and Singapore - where Hanjin ships that are stranded on the high seas can move to unload their cargo. 7, 2016. S...

Oil minister: Iran backs OPEC moves geared toward stability

While these comments don't ensure that Iran would join the production freeze initiative but this conciliatory tone is definitely encouraging at a time when Iran's close ally Russian Federation has been successful in forming a working group that will ...

Tribe: Cultural sites found in path of proposed oil pipeline

There are also concerns that digging the pipeline under the Missouri River would affect the tribe's drinking water supply. "They were allowed to come and go as they wanted, shop at local stores, deface federal buildings and intimidate local people"...

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Walmart Black Friday 2017 ad leaked

Walmart's Black Friday deals will begin on Thanksgiving. Black Friday ad not online yet. Want to see other Black Friday deals? There's one big benefit to Best Buy's offe...

European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

The EU economy as a whole is also forecast to beat expectations and reach robust growth rates of 2.3 pct this year (up from growth forecasts of 1.9 pct in the spring). "The governm...

Ford recalls 1.3M F-150, Super Duty trucks in North America

A frozen latch found in these vehicles may cause doors to not open or close correctly. Reuters reported that Ford has recalled over 5 million vehicles since 2016 that had issu...

Spurs sign LaMarcus Aldridge to three-year, $72.3 million extension

The kinks the two sides have been trying to work through had league observers believing Aldridge might not be long for San Antonio . He came from Portland, where he had spent ye...

Is Buying Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Here Good Idea?

Bank of America said the slowdown was "driven by less favorable market conditions across credit-related products, as well as lower volatility in rates products". Stockholders of re...

Retail inflation at 3.28% in September

According to preliminary data released by the Central Statistics Office on Thursday, the consumer price index ( CPI ) increased 3.28 per cent year on year against the August number...

US Academic Richard Thaler Wins Nobel Economics Prize

In fact, he co-authored a book, Nudge , Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness, which became a best-seller . "People make a lot of mistakes in important decisions...

Former UK PM would be questioned over rape

But it does not reach a conclusion on whether the allegations were in fact true. The investigation dealt with 42 claims in total. . He is also being looked at by Operation Whi...

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

But GM said its promise takes this commitment a step further, NBC News reported. General Motors plans two all-new electric vehicles for release in the next 18 months, the fir...

Air France flight makes emergency landing after engine blowout

Passengers were horrified when the engine fell apart following a "loud thud" and "vibration". Air France confirmed the incident but offered few details, saying passengers were ...

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Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Until Durant's free-agency flight to Golden State previous year , he and Westbrook were OKC teammates for eight seasons. It just so happens that reigning MVP and Thunder guar...

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Munich prosecutors have named the person taken into custody as Wolfgang Hatz, former board member at VW unit Porsche . So the brands lose a champion on that front, while other hig...

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , who had initially accused Uber of responding to the decision with aggressive threats, said he welcomed the apology and supported the idea o...

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Record-breaking numbers have now signed a petition calling for Transport for London to reverse its decision to strip Uber's licence in the capital. He further tweeted an ap...

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...