Economy

Euro zone factories hit by strong euro and Brexit

United Kingdom manufacturing activity rebounded unexpectedly in August, survey data from Markit showed Thursday. United Kingdom factory activity reached a 10-...


Iraq to support oil output freeze at OPEC meeting

A massive wildfire in Canada, a civil war in Libya, and an effective terrorist campaign in Nigeria all contributed to reduce pressure on oil stockpiles. Even if...


References to OLED Strip of MacBook Pro Detailed in Page Code

The upcoming software update for iPad will reportedly include a better operating system support along with hardware improvements, reported Bloomberg . The Pro ...


Irish throw fruity protest against Apple tax breaks

The sum fell to €50 per million in 2014. Once it does so, it will have to shell out the difference between the US taxes due and the foreign ones already paid. A...


Kennedy Space Center Monitors Operations, Air After SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion

The $200 million Amos-6 was meant to significantly expand the variety of communication services provided by Spacecom to the global market from the orbit slot 4...


Ford Motor says US auto sales to weaken further in 2017

As the market shows signs of reaching a sales plateau, automakers aren't chasing USA sales at any cost, a practice that helped force GM and Chrysler to restruct...


(ANF) Stock Plunges on Mixed Results, Weak Outlook

During the same quarter past year, the company earned $0.12 earnings per share . During the earnings call, executive chairman Arthur Martinez commented: "Our...


Tesla's new model as fast as Ferrari, Porsche

The new P100D has a 100 kilowatt-hour battery pack that extends the car's range to about 315 miles (613 kilometres, according to European Union cycle standard...


US consumer spending posts slower growth in July

What's helped consumers has been a gradual increase in incomes and lower gasoline prices. The economy expanded at just a 1.1 percent annual pace in the second q...


Fox News calls Tantaros an 'opportunist' in lawsuit response

Shine was promoted to co-president of Fox News after Ailes resigned last month amid sexual harassment complaints by another former anchor, Gretchen Carlson, who...


FAA forecast: 600000 commercial drones within the year

Part 107 , which covers unmanned aircraft weighing 55 pounds or less, marks a milestone for the growing unmanned industry after years of waiting for regulations...


US Department of Homeland Security evaluating use of private prison companies

The Otay Mesa detention center near San Diego, Calif., is operated by Corrections Corporation of America , under contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcem...


Yellen strikes confident tone and puts rate hike back on the table

The Fed raised rates in December, its first hike in almost a decade, but it has held off further increases so far this year due to a global growth slowdown, fin...


Western Michigan football players accused in home invasion

Per WWMT 3 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, White and George were arrested in a auto on the Western Michigan campus with weapons and stolen money. WMU head coach P.J...


US Q2 GDP Falls Short of Expectations

In the first quarter, real GDP increased 0.8%. The broad trend remains weak. Workers' wages in the second quarter were also revised higher. Overall economic...


TTIP trade deal on the rocks?

Merkel rejected Gabriel's criticism in an interview with broadcaster ARD and said the federal government had worked hard with state and municipal authorities to...


Hazelwood Integrated College celebrates best ever GCSE results

Ropa Sinyoro achieved four A grades and the equivalent of an A* grade in Health and Social studies. Libby, who has represented Cleveland in the prestigious En...


Biden announces new funding for Amtrak Northeast Corridor

Biden Jr. As a result, funding trains, tracks and stations has been a challenge at the federal level. "We need these kinds of investments to keep this region ...


New Broker Ratings For Alibaba.com (NYSE:BABA)

The stock had closed at $97.00 on the previous day. Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Alibaba Group Holding Limited has the Current Qua...


U.S. intensifies attack against European Union body's tax crackdown on Apple

It argued that a charge from the European Commission could be considered a foreign tax credit in the United States - a classification that could reduce Apple's...


ITV Abandons £1bn Offer For Peppa Pig Owner

AirAsia Bhd, Asia's biggest low-priced airline, values its wholly owned leasing arm at 4.1 billion ringgit ($1 billion), and aims to attract an equity investor ...


Pakistan top rankings after Windies and India washout

India won the four-test series 2-0 but surrendered top spot in the rankings. After an inexperienced team was fielded in a three-match series against Zimbabwe i...


TSX falls most in almost 4 weeks as resource prices slide

On the TSX, the materials group, which includes precious and base metals miners and fertilizer companies, lost 2.9 per cent. The price of oil was volatile in ...


Strong quake rattles central Italy: "The town isn't here"

Italy's health minister, Beatrice Lorenzin, visiting the devastated area, said numerous victims were children: The quake zone is a popular spot for Romans with ...


Oil prices fall as analysts say market still oversupplied

US gasoline stockpiles probably shrank by 1.5 million barrels for a fourth week of declines, according to the median estimate in a Bloomberg survey before the E...


Quake devastates mountain towns in central Italy, at least 10 believed killed

Dozens more are missing or feared dead from the magnitude-6.2 quake and a series of aftershocks that jolted Umbria, Lazio and Le Marche, three regions some 80...


Trump says he's not flip-flopping on immigration

Donald Trump is attending a fundraiser in Colorado on Thursday but will not make a speech on immigration, his campaign now says, despite national media repor...


Ryan Lochte apologises for Rio petrol station 'ruckus'

The tale of a gunpoint robbery in Rio initially embarrassed the Brazilian nation until local police accused Lochte, 32, of making it up to cover up vandalizing ...


Tech Start-Up Media.net Acquired By Chinese Consortium for $900M

Founded six years ago, Media.net is based jointly in Dubai and NY, providing the technology backbone to contextual advertising offered by the likes of Yahoo and...


Spacewalking astronauts installing new door for visitors

That means any vehicle with a docking port built to this standard could potentially hook up to the station's IDA in the future. The goal of this brainstorm i...


Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting

KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent to 3,098.54 while Tokyo's Nikkei 225 gained 0.4 percent to 16,612.01. Pfizer is buying Mediva...


Aung San Suu Kyi leaves for China

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi is on her five-day visit to China. She vowed to follow a different development strategy than the export-led model fav...


Gold dragged down by US Fed rate hike views

US government bond prices retreated Friday after fresh signals from Federal Reserve officials that interest rates could increase this year. South Korea's Ko...


Patel Will Contribute to India's Growth Story: Jaitley

It was based on the recommendations of a panel under Patel that the RBI accepted consumer price index based inflation (CPI) as its core price indicator to for...


Uber India enables ride booking without app through two new features

With the " dial an Uber" service, customers can order a ride by navigating to a dial.uber.com on their mobile browser and registering or logging in with their ...