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U.S. bombers' nighttime flight delivers message to N. Korea

South Korea said Tuesday it was maintaining full military readiness following intense speculation of a possible ballistic missile test by the North as it marks...


Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico

The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon , an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell servic...


Netflix raises prices for new and current United States subscribers

Their higher end plan 4K with four simultaneous streams will go from $11.99 to $13.99. There is some good news for subscribers to Netflix' basic, single-scr...


United Kingdom seeks to ban sale of acid, corrosive substances to underage kids

The sale of the most corrosive substances to under-18s is to be banned under police powers proposed by the home secretary to tackle the recent spate of acid att...


Trump blasts media coverage of Puerto Rico

I am begging. Begging anyone who can hear us to save us from dying. Trump himself brought it back into the news Saturday, with Twitter attacks on how the ...


The NFL Should Thank Trump for Finally Shaking Up Monday Night Football

Overall, ratings for Sunday's games were down roughly four percent when you combine the coverage on Fox, CBS and NBC. Offering at least some anecdotal evide...


NZ Dollar Retreats As Asian Stock Markets Traded Lower

Crude oil prices headed lower, giving up early gains. She said the Fed would adjust its policymaking if it thought the causes of low inflation had become p...


Forex - Dollar Broadly Lower With All Eyes On Fed

Treasury yields helped lift financial shares. The most important event of the week for the US Dollar - and all of FX markets - comes today when the Feder...


Euro MPs condemn violence against Rohingya in Myanmar

The UN Security Council on Wednesday condemned the violence in Rakhine State that sparked the mass exodus of Rohingya . I am appalled by the allegations of ...


Stock Lower in Session: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

ORCL has been the topic of a number of other reports. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a buy rating and issued a $52.00 target price on shares of Oracle Corpora...


Elon Musk tweets video of SpaceX landing bloopers

The previously unreleased footage provides insight into each of the failed attempts - which include engine sensor failure , running out of liquid oxygen, run...


Jaguar Land Rover plans EVs and hybrids from 2020

Back down to reality, the company is preparing for the I-Pace - which it showed off at the LA Auto Show previous year - to hit showrooms in 2018. Based on a 1...


Fifth ODI: India restrict Sri Lanka to low total

They needed the experienced duo to negate the spin threat and take Sri Lanka till the thirtieth or fortieth over without much fuss. Only Sachin Tendulkar has ...


Maryland Drivers Expected To Travel Labor Day Weekend Despite Rising Gas Prices

Among those states, the highest 24-hour rise on average was in South Carolina, AAA reported. Gas prices have gone up about 12 cents in the city within the past ...


August UK PMI Manufacturing Index Strengthens To 4-Month High Of 56.9

The IHS Markit/CIPS purchasing managers' index for the United Kingdom manufacturing sector jumped to 56.9, a four-month high, in August from an upwardly-rev...


Google Assistant is Coming to New Connected Speakers and Appliances

Google announced its new partnership with Anker, Mobvoi , and Panasonic . Google Assistant launched less than a year ago, but Google's entry into the di...


Uber nears a decision on CEO

The legal request follows another letter sent Thursday to Uber and Garret Camp, who is chairman of the app-based taxi company's board, in which Pishevar acc...


Qatari ambassador resumes mission in Iran after 20-month hiatus

He said Qatar's decision to restore full diplomatic relations with Iran was accompanied by a "confused justification". It's been nearly three months since Sa...


Target of Louise Linton's 'adorably out of touch' rant hits back

Thousands flocked to Kentucky last week to view the eclipse just outside the path of totality. Did you think this was a personal trip?! Jennifer Miller , the...


Wall St set to open higher as investors go bargain hunting

During the minutes from the Federal Open Market Committee meeting on July, senior central bankers held a deep discussion of the factors that could keep a li...


Regional comms minister in dual citizen scandal

According to ABC News , Xenophon's father Theodoros was born in Cyprus and came to Australia as a British citizen in 1951. "The suggestion that I could be a Br...


Final Defenders trailer gives us the best kind of villain

And with a whole host of news ones set to appear, it's well worth looking backwards at the best and most obscure examples we've already seen in Netflix's exce...


Facebook Inc (FB) Goes To War Against Clickbait, Fake Play Buttons

One of the twenty or thirty worst things about Facebook is when you go to click on a video button to watch a video, because that how you've been trained, on...


Lawsuit: Dead rodent baked into woman's Chick-fil-A

Davis said that corporate tried to push the blame onto Heffernan's franchise, who in turn faulted the bakery that supplies the buns. In a statement to CBS Ph...


Air Berlin files for insolvency

Etihad announced on Tuesday that the company was "informed that Air Berlin has filed for administration". Etihad Airways said on Tuesday it continues to...


Gold soars as the U.S. and North Korea wage a verbal war

Pacific territory of Guam. In Europe, the pan-continental STOXX 600 index lost 0.9 percent, with falls deepening after reports a vehicle had rammed a group of...


Chicago to sue Trump Justice Dept. over funding threat, mayor says

Chicago will not allow to selectively violate the fundamental rights of our residents. But since sanctuary cities usually simply have police never question p...


Martin Shkreli Found Guilty On Several Counts Of Fraud

When the verdict came in Friday afternoon, an outpouring of commentary ensued. Shkreli was arrested in back 2015 on charges he used $11 million in stock and...


Australian Dollar Rises After Chinese PMI Beats, RBA on Deck

Moreover, Lowe actually said in his statement the terms of trade are expected to decline "over the period ahead". Although they noted that "an appreciating ex...


Sales of USA passenger cars decline in July

Analysts have been predicting lower sales this year as demand levels out after an unprecedented seven straight years of growth. Ford said total vehicle sales fo...