Economy

Zac Efron Posts Shirtless Teaser Trailer For New Baywatch Movie

The hot and fiery trailer for "Baywatch"-starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Zac Efron-has been released". She exposed her bosoms to the fullest in a deep cu...


3 militants killed in Kashmir clash with Indian forces

Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Thursday said his country did not want "perpetual hostility" with India, but stressed that Kashmir is the "co...


Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

District Judge Mark Goldsmith ordered an immediate statewide recount of the 4.8 million ballots cast in MI last month. There was. He did. Stein had requeste...


Chancellor's Autumn Statement is "good news" for United Kingdom plastics

Mr Hammond said: "In view of the uncertainty facing the economy, and in the face of slower growth forecasts, we no longer seek to deliver a surplus in 2019-20"....


Energy Giant Shell Inks Oil Deal With Iran

The agreement is non-binding and involves the development of Iran's oil fields in South Azadegan and Yadavaran and the Kish gas field, according to Reuters ne...


Bank of Canada's key interest rate remains unchanged

They may start teaching Bank of Canada policy statements in school. Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz indicated he's in no rush to follow Federal Reserv...


Tight security keeps watchful eye on Thanksgiving parade

Charlie Brown led the signature large inflatable balloons as the parade kicked off Thursday morning with the spraying of confetti and a ceremonial ribbon-cuttin...


US employers add 178K jobs as unemployment sinks to 4.6 pct

In another positive sign for economic growth, a broader measure of unemployment fell to 9.3% from 9.5%. The drop lowered the year-on-year gain in wages to 2.5...


Trump Makes Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Shareholders Great Again

The average 30-year FRM has risen by 51 basis points in the three weeks since the election and is at its highest point since the week of July 16, 2015, when it ...


Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble

A Republican source close to the transition team said it had appeared late last week that Mr Trump was leaning toward choosing Mr Romney as his secretary of s...


Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

The new Facebook Messenger games come with score-based leaderboards, single or group chats, and the ability to challenge friends. Since people will have the f...


Tata Power board meeting chaired by Cyrus Mistry sees no face-off

Wadia's letter is in response to Tata Sons' correspondence on Nov 24, where it said that the notice seeking Wadia's removal was issued exercising its legal ri...


Patagonia to donate $10 million from Black Friday revenue

According to the company's spokeswoman Corley Kenna, who spoke to The Huffington Post , the idea of a fundraiser came as a result of an internal meeting follow...


Virgin Media V6 4K Ultra HD Box Gets Official

The remote will loudly beep when a button is pressed on the front of the main TV box, helping users to locate their pesky lost controller. It is based on TiVo...


South Korea's Park refuses questioning by prosecutors

Police declined to guess at the size of the crowd but admitted 25,000 personnel had been dispatched to police the proceedings. People attend a rally demanding...


New Orleans Police say shooting leaves 1 dead, 9 injured

The nine additional victims ranged in age from 20 to 37. One of the men died from his injuries at a nearby hospital. The shooting took place as New Orleans...


Philip Morris CEO looks towards phasing out cigarettes

Instead of burning tobacco, the new product, named IQOS, will actually heat it. Smokers will get the same levels of nicotine, but the company claims that it wil...


Senate rejects backpacker tax deal in surprise defeat for Turnbull government

The Government this week revised down its proposed tax rate from 19 to 15 per cent. Senator Cormann said the government would reject the amendment when it was...


Drake looks for first American Music Awards but out of top prize

Despite not being American, Justin Bieber brought home an armful of trophies, winning in categories like Video of the Year , Favorite Male Artist (Pop/Rock), F...


Lufthansa pilots set to strike again on Tuesday, Wednesday

Since the strikes began on Wednesday it has had to cancel 2,863 flights, affecting 345,000 passengers. In return, pilots would have to agree to a change to ...


United Kingdom rejects Trump's request to make Brexit leader new ambassador

Britain ruled out replacing its ambassador in Washington on Tuesday after US President-elect Donald Trump, in his latest unorthodox intervention, tweeted that...


Filipinos protest against secret 'hero' burial of dictator Ferdinand Marcos

During their speech, several Martial Law survivors said Marcos's burial at the Heroes' Cemetery was an insult to those who suffered or were killed during his re...


California mosques receive letters threatening Muslims

The watch commander at the Signal Hill Police Department told Patch they received a report of a letter sent to the Islamic Center of Long Beach about a week a...


Trump Seems to Soften on Campaign Promises

Look, we have people that are chopping off heads and drowning people in steel cages and we're not allowed to waterboard. More than 300 positions at Justice ar...


No charges for Brad Pitt in alleged flight dispute

Unfortunately, the Thanksgiving reunion doesn't mean that all is well between Pitt and Jolie as the split is "as contentious as ever", warned the insider addi...


Modi App Survey Results Say 93% of Respondents Support Demonetisation

After listening to the members, the Speaker made a decision to disallow the adjournment motion, which created a massive uproar among the opposition members. Sin...


Germany's Lufthansa cancels 912 flights in pilot strike

A walkout by Lufthansa pilots that has led to nearly 2,000 flight cancellations has cost the German airline about 20 million euros ($21 million) over two days a...


Couple had sex in McDonald's lot in front of boy, 6

A CT couple were arrested after police say they were caught having sex in a parked auto with a 6-year-old boy in the backseat outside a McDonald's . Officers...


Fidelity Investments' Ned Johnson to retire

The company has gone beyond even the kind of financial supermarket Ned Johnson envisioned - a place that offers 401 (k) plans that it hopes customers will conve...


Kingfisher's sales growth held back by soft French

Kingfisher Group sales of £2.9bn were 11.5% ahead in total, and 1.8% like-for-like, after fast total sales growth in worldwide markets - but like-for-like sales...


Northport firemen demonstrate dangers of turkey frying

Tip 1: Don't Wash That Turkey . Make sure the handles are turned in and keep kids three feet away from heating sources . It is important that the water be cold...


AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey gas prices continue to fall

Even though Thanksgiving is still a few days away, we've seen many families who were already traveling for the holiday. Such growth would represent a 1.9 perc...


Australia's Boral buys Utah-based Headwaters for $1.86 billion

The Australian firm Boral Ltd has announced the acquisition of Headwaters Inc, a US-based building materials company for $1.8 billion. Fly ash, a by-produ...


Sindhu wins China Open final

Sung bagged a point but failed to stop Sindhu from getting the 21st point as the Indian celebrated. Sindhu , who fumbled in the last tournaments after Olym...


Baker Hughes US Oil Rig Count Jumps 19 to 471

Drillers added 19 oil rigs in the week to November 18, boosting the total to 471, the most since January, but still below 564 a year ago, energy services firm ...