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Mega Millions jackpot grows to $970 million ahead of Friday’s drawing

EST Friday. The estimated jackpot for that drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in US history. However, its second-biggest one of all time for $6...


France Pulls Out Of Saudi Conference Over Missing Journalist Case

Turkish authorities say Khashoggi was killed October 2 during a visit to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to obtain a document required to get married. Why wou...


Gruesome details of Khashoggi killing on audio, Turkish official says

The search of the consul's residence came 15 days after Khashoggi's disappearance - and after police apparently thought they would be able to conduct the sear...


Jamal Khashoggi: Recording emerges of journalist 'torture and murder'

President Donald Trump said Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman "totally denied any knowledge" of what happened. The US chief diplomat was g...


Netflix is finally taking India seriously, its earnings numbers show

After the incredible success of " Sacred Games ", " Ghoul " and prior to that with a movie called "Love Per Square Foot", Netflix Inc has finally revealed its n...


Attention Kmart customers: Better shop now because this local store is closing

The largest USA toy retailer, Toys "R" Us, tried to emerge from its 2017 bankruptcy filing but was forced to liquidate six months later after creditors lost con...


Saudi Arabia vows retaliation against USA sanction 'threats' following Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance

A joint statement by the three foreign ministers called for a credible investigation to establish the truth about what happened and ensure those responsible f...


Pakistan's Currency Plunges Against U.S. Dollar As It Seeks IMF Bailout

But Lagarde added that uncoordinated developed-country rate hikes were contributing to destabilising capital outflows from emerging markets. The ongoing ...


Florida State University will close as Hurricane Michael approaches the coast

In some parts of the Florida coast, storm surges are projected to approach eleven feet. Tropical Storm Michael formed on Sunday in the Caribbean Sea a...


Theresa May Nails her Brexit Colours to the Mast!

It was a warm welcome for a leader whose fragile position at the helm of her party has been put under further pressure after the European Union rejected parts...


Tesla shares jump after Elon Musk settles with SEC

Nelson, who called the $20 million fine as "pocket change", noted that as part of the settlement , the company will have a "healthier level" of corporate g...


President Trump's tough stance on trade forces Mexico, Canada to make choices

That led Trudeau to suggest that Trump was trying to bully Canada June during a June meeting of the Group of 7 leading economies. "The Americans are finding t...


Why Michael Kors Is on the Verge of Buying Versace

But word that a deal is close sent Kors shares down nearly 9 per cent to as low as US$66.33 in NY on Monday, the biggest intraday drop since May 30. Michael ...


China issues ANOTHER threat to Trump

On Monday, the Chinese government accused the Trump administration in a report of "trade bullyism" and of preaching " economic hegemony ". It added that China...


Amazon may open 3,000 cashierless stores by 2021

Amazon also recently opened the first Amazon Go store outside of Seattle in Chicago. Called Amazon Go , the store features what Amazon calls "just walk...


Coca-Cola looking at cannabis-infused drinks

Shares of Aurora were up almost 17 percent on the Toronto Stock Exchange on the report . Coca-Cola's statement comes amid reports the company has held talk...


Donald Trump: Apple should make products in the U.S. to avoid tariffs

President Trump responded to Apple's concerns about tariffs with a tweet Saturday morning, acknowledging that Apple products could get more expensive as a ...


Trump calls for a fair trade deal with Canada

A revamped continental trade deal must include a dispute resolution mechanism, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday, pushing back on United S...


Chinese e-commerce billionaire returns to Beijing after U.S. arrest

The jail records don't provide details of the alleged incident. JD.com said in a statement on Sunday on social media that Liu was falsely accused while in...


United States ratchets up pressure on Canada, Mexico, trade partners

Trump's bilateral deal with Mexico is "like the renegotiation of the Korean trade agreement", points out Evenett. Trump announced earlier this week that the ...


Xi announces $60bn financing for Africa

He said that at all times, China's relationship with Africa was guided by the principles of "the principle of greater good and shared good faith" because the co...


Trump proposes freezing federal worker salaries

Trump informed House and Senate leaders in a letter on Thursday. Trump's position...is a routine move at this point in the budget process because no decision ...


Wall St set for higher open with Powell speech in focus

USA and Chinese officials ended two days of trade talks on Thursday without any major breakthroughs. Shares in Europe rose, with the pan-European STOXX 600 in...


Trump Organization finance chief 'gets immunity' in Cohen probe

Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations and other charges on Tuesday . At times a bully for a family-run business, Cohen was known for his h...


Trump to SEC: Consider ending quarterly reports

But critics contend that new reporting requirements may not spur meaningful change given the deluge of company information available on social media. "We start ...


Turkey's president says country will defy economic threats

The leader of Turkey's main opposition party said Erdogan was using the standoff over the evangelical pastor as a "pretext", blaming the United States for econo...


Turkish court rejects U.S. pastor Brunson's appeal for release - Haberturk

The lira has lost almost 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year, sparking a sell-off in emerging market currencies and weighing on global stocks...


Turkey retaliates against USA tariffs

Turkey on Wednesday doubled tariffs on several USA products, including alcohol and tobacco products and cars. Qatar's emir headed to Turkey on Wednesday f...


Turkey warns it will ‘seek new allies’ after Trump doubles tariffs

The lira has lost about 40 percent this year, largely over worries about Erdogan's influence over the economy, his repeated calls for lower interest rate...


Donald Trump warns countries against trading with Iran after Washington reimpose sanctions

The sanctions, which were initially lifted under the deal, center on the auto industry and any instance of Iran buying US dollars. Oettinger said that the reg...


SEC looking into Tesla after Elon Musk's tweets, reports say

Trading on the company's stock was halted Tuesday after Musk tweeted that he was considering taking Tesla private . However, it certainly looks like his mess...


Trump administration within hours of reimposing Iran sanctions

Trump has rejected pleas from U.S. allies not to unilaterally drop out of the deal. The second raft of sanctions, to begin on November 4, will target Iran...


Apple beats Microsoft, Google and Amazon to $1 trillion valuation

However, there's was a bit of excitement leading up to this milestone: the number of its shares, which is arguably the main player in all these. The market re...


Harley Davidson 250-500cc Motorcycles For India Confirmed

There's also the LiveWire , the first in a new line of electric Harley-Davidson models, set to launch in August 2019. "Our plan will redefine existing bounda...


Trump's 'economic miracle' will leave us all paying the price

But private forecasters cautioned that the April-June pace is unsustainable because it stems from temporary factors. "If the USA and its partners do implement...