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Australian casino staff detained in Chinese gambling probe

It is not clear whether any charges have been laid or why the employees are being questioned. A similar brush with police prompted Las Vegas casino giant MGM to quietly shut its marketing office in mainland China several years earlier. But the compan...

Wall St, Europe fall on weak Chinese trade data

USA stock futures were down sharply, with the Dow Jones mini down 0.61, the S&P 500 mini down 0.67% and the Nasdaq 100 mini down 0.68%. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 20 points, or 0.9 percent, to 2,119. The global dollar index rose to 97...

Clinton hits Trump over comments on women ahead of vice presidential debate

Appearing on CNN after Tuesday night's vice-presidential debate, Dana Bash grilled Trump on whether his dad has actually paid federal income taxes. The short version of the likely scheme: His lawyers figured out how to claim about $1 billion in net...

We must have a say on Brexit strategy, Tory rebels demand

May promised to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty - the official mechanism to leave the European Union - by the end of March 2017, before a two-year period of negotiations follow. was frankly completely wrong", May said when asked by a Labour la...

Changes To Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR) Target Prices

The investment management firm now holds a total of 179,177 shares of General Electric Company which is valued at $5,181,799.General Electric Company makes up approximately 2.39% of Chicago Trust Co Na's portfolio. During the same quarter past year, ...

Winter Heating Costs Likely To Increase

The increase is tied to both higher natural gas prices and forecasts that the weather will be more typical than previous year, the agency said. For Midwesterners who heat with natural gas, the department is predicting a 30 percent rise in costs as ...

Tostee pleads not guilty, trial continues today

A murder trial has heard the final moments of a woman's life before she fell 14 floors to her death during a first date. The newly revealed photographs of the Lower Hutt 26-year-old and her date Gable Tostee were released by Brisbane Supreme Co...

Deutsche Bank strikes deal on further 1000 job cuts in Germany

Just as Deutsche Bank's stock seemed to rebound after months of decline amid intense regulatory scrutiny, the 146-year old financial institution announced it plans to lay off 1,000 employees in Germany. This latest move is one of several ideas be...

Facebook gets £11.3-mn United Kingdom tax credit under new accounting rules

As part of its ongoing efforts to reduce the negative perception stemming from campaigners, Facebook agreed earlier this year to book sales to major United Kingdom advertisers in Britain rather than Ireland meaning it will pay tax in the United Kin...

Hillary Clinton Says Donald Trump Was 'Unsettled' by Mark Cuban at Debate

Clinton a 49-to-44-point lead in a head-to-head match-up with Mr. Trump. The news agency reported 31 per cent of likely voters said the debate improved Clinton's bid for the White House while 16 per cent said the debate helped Trump's run.

Mauricio Pochettino is one of the best - Pep Guardiola

Fernandinho says Guardiola is the inspiration behind City's flying start to the season with six straight wins - and a magnificent seventh sought at White Hart Lane today. "It's only the beginning, but we know three points is already important to redu...

Trump's 1995 tax records suggest no taxes paid for years

The filings show a net loss of $915,729,293 in federal taxable income for the year. Without seeing his actual tax returns, it's impossible to say what Trump's tax burden has been in recent years, or how long he was able to use that $916 million...

Lady Gaga picks dive bars over arenas to introduce album

The tour, sponsored by Bud Light, will see Gaga in more intimate venues as opposed to packed arenas, and be streamed on Bud Light's Facebook Live feed. Gaga, 30, also revealed the record helped her to "figure out" numerous relationships in her life...

Alabama justice 'urged defiance, not compliance' on marriage

Wednesday's trial - in which the Court of the Judiciary is likely to decide whether to censure or remove Moore from the bench - marks the end of almost two years worth of repeated clashes between the state and federal judiciary over whether same-sex ...

Commerzbank Plans 9600 Job Cuts in Biggest Overhaul Since Bailout

Germany's second biggest lender said in a statement it expected restructuring costs of €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) as it combines business segments and cuts costs to offset the drag from low loan demand and negative European Central Bank interest r...

Group claims to make affordable EpiPen after surge in pricing

Patients also need to consider that if they don't store the product in a cool, dark place, it could go bad even before the expiration date, he noted. One geriatrician said he has patients who are on it with prescriptions from their allergists, who ...

Oil climbs as Venezuela sees output deal, Libya suffers clashes

OPEC plans to hold informal talks with competitor Russian Federation in Algiers, fanning speculation that producers may agree on an output cap to shore up prices. International Brent crude futures were at $46.47 per barrel, up 59 cents, or 1.3%, from...

Snapchat Spectacles: The sunglasses that let you snap without your phone

The move could be seen as a response to the recent decision by the rival app Instagram to launch Stories - short videos akin to those that can be posted on Snapchat . Of course the Spectacles can be connected to your smartphone so that you can ins...

Oil Futures Sustain Inventories-Led Gains Ahead Of EIA Data

Another big driver for rising oil prices was American Petroleum Institute data showing a 7.5 million barrel decline in United States crude stockpiles to 507.2 million barrels. Last week, benchmark Brent crude hit a two-week low and U.S. light crude f...

Norwegian Tesla owners sue vehicle maker in horsepower dispute

According to CEO Elon Musk, we won't be waiting long. The driver's family claim the vehicle was using Tesla's Autopilot technology at the time of the crash, although Tesla dispute this and insist the crash was not due to a technology failure.

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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...