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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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Middle East Tensions Support Crude Oil Price at $70 Per Barrel

Over 21 million barrels of the sulphur-rich oil were traded yesterday, reports the Wall Street Journal , meaning RMB18.3 billion ($2.9 billion) changed hands. The Shanghai contrac...

Jaguar & Waymo To Collaborate On Autonomous Car Sharing

The vehicles are the first to attain a Level 4 in autonomy , which the Society of Automotive Engineers stipulates as a "high level" but not fully autonomous. Autonomous auto comp...

Mamata in Delhi, meets leaders to forge anti-BJP front

At the Congress' key meeting earlier this month, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi had recalled the change in the party's approach towards coalitions. During her visit to the Parlia...

KB Toys plots a comeback as Toys R Us collapses

So take heart, consumers who are mourning Toys "R" Us' loss. Back in late January, the company announced plans to close just 170 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores. The tee...

Toys 'R' Us/ Babies 'R' Us Closing Info: Gift Cards, Registries & Sales

The timetable was disclosed Tuesday at a hearing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va. Under trade agreements, vendors were required to ship goods to Toys "R" Us on unsecured...

Alibaba Will Invest Another $2 Billion in Online Mall Lazada

The statement didn't specify how much of the company Alibaba will own after the latest investment. Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on th...

United flight diverted because pet 'mistakenly' put on plane

Then, days later, the airline sent a German Shepard that was supposed to go to Kansas was sent to Japan. United said the dog was successfully reunited with its owner. On Monday, a ...

Tenn. high school holds second protest after walkout marred by violence

Hundreds of students at Scotland High School, emboldened by a growing protest movement over gun violence, stood up and walked out of school as part of a nationwide demonstrati...

Cigna acquires Express Scripts, plans to expand health services portfolio

In December, CVS Health , a major PBM, announced it would acquire the insurer Aetna . Cigna and Express Scripts are embroiled in separate litigation involving Anthem . "No...

Aamir Khan & Katrina Kaif Dance From Thugs Of Hindostan Leaked ! Watch Video !

Aamir said, "I shot with Amitji last night itself". Aamir said it was a special moment for him to get birthday wishes from Bachchan . Actor Aamir Khan is known to throw surp...

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The Distance Between Tillerson's State Dept. And Trump's White House

The Distance Between Tillerson's State Dept. And Trump's White House

Tillerson's sacking comes shortly after Trump , without consulting his top diplomat, made a decision to accept an invitation to talks with North Korea's Kim Jong-Un on resolvi...

Fake News On Twitter Spreads Farther And Faster Than Truth

Fake News On Twitter Spreads Farther And Faster Than Truth

And it took true stories about six times as long as false ones to reach 1,500 people. Before we proceed, let's pause for a moment to define our terms. False news was also m...

Lyft partners with Allscripts in hopes of closing healthcare transportation gap

Lyft partners with Allscripts in hopes of closing healthcare transportation gap

Depending on the patient's needs, an Uber can be called immediately, within a few hours or with 30 days' notice. Every year, 3.6 million Americans miss doctor appointments due ...

United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash

United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash

Kirby said he meant to axe a quarterly bonus scheme with an "exciting" lottery called core4 Score Rewards. "United could have been more thoughtful and strategic about creating a...

Amazon Is Looking to Offer Checking Accounts, Reports Says

Amazon Is Looking to Offer Checking Accounts, Reports Says

That makes sense. Banking is a highly regulated business. A survey conducted by LendEDU found that about 45 percent of Amazon customers would be open to the concept of Amazon act...