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Italy's top two parties demand re-vote rather than…

Economists worry that such goals are unrealistic given that Italy is deeply in debt ― making up 132 percent of its GDP. While in Rome the leaders of the Five-Star Movement (M5S) and the League are taking more time to form a government, the Europe...

Net Neutrality Just Became a Major Campaign Issue for 2018 and Beyond

Though the Senate vote to repeal will most likely be made moot by the house the Coalition of Internet Voters made a strong show of support as Sen. CTIA said that the FCC's repeal of net neutrality rules hasn't prevented Americans from acce...

Bill Gates says he'd bet against Bitcoin

Roughly 40,000 people attended Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting on Saturday. He told the journalists: "As an asset class, you're not producing anything and so you shouldn't expect it to go up". Bill Gates concluded that the underlying blockch...

NEET UG 2018: Stringent checks at exam centres

On the other hand, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan also criticised the state government, saying , "In this digital age, expecting Tamil Nadu students to travel to Kerala and Rajasthan for NEET exam is not fair". This year the number has i...

Gennady Golovkin makes history with second-round knockout of Vanes Martirosyan

It was all of his punches. "It was the hardest I have ever been hit". It means the undefeated "GGG" not only retains his World Boxing Association, World Boxing Council, International Boxing Federation, and International Boxing Organization ...

Benjamin Netanyahu's Big Speech On Iran Was Aimed Directly At Trump

Ahead of a trip to Israel later this month, Gov. Rick Scott has a message for President Donald Trump: the United States needs to junk the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. The worldwide monetary system is so interconnected and so tied to NY that it might...

Walmart to acquire 73% in Flipkart at $20 Billion Valuation?

Walmart Inc has reportedly reached a deal to buy a majority stake in Flipkart by the end of June in what could be the U.S. retail giant's biggest acquisition of an online business, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said. If the deal wi...

Japan April services activity grows fastest in six months - PMI

New orders contracted to the fastest pace since July 2017 while new export orders fell to the lowest since December 2016. According to the apex bank: "The manufacturing and non-Manufacturing PMI report on businesses is based on survey responses, in...

Golden State Killer: 'You helped catch him,' comedian tells late wife

DeAngelo's name hadn't been on McNamara's radar screen, said Billy Jensen , an investigative journalist who helped write the book. DeAngelo was a "black sheep" who didn't joke around with other officers, said Farrel Ward, 75, who served on the f...

Stocks Down 425 As Tech Takes Hit; High 10-Year Treasury Yields

Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 137 points, or 0.6 percent, to 23,886. The S&P 500 index skidded 35.73 points, or 1.3 percent, to 2,634.56. Wall Street had cheered Caterpillar's results earlier in the day after the company h...

US GDP growth cools to 2.3%

Economists widely anticipated the economy to grow at 2 percent , a downgrade from the fourth quarter of 2017 when the economy grew at 2.9 percent. The U.S. Former Obama economic adviser Jason Furman noted that the first quarter number was boos...

Here Comes Facebook's Annual Apps Fest. There's Just One Problem

Mr Schroepfer said Facebook had legal certification that the data had been deleted in 2015, but admitted he was disappointed by the way Facebook had handled disinformation campaigns on the platform, notably from Russian Federation. In all likelih...

Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Stock Closed at $7.79

Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) has grabbed attention from the analysts, when it saw a value increase of 1.7% or 0.13 points in the last trading session to close at $7.79. Korea Investment invested in 0% or 63 shares. Amalgamated Bankshares holds 0...

Marquez stripped of pole at Grand Prix of the Americas

Iannone blitzed his fellow front row starters to lead in Turn 1, but Marquez was already on his back wheel. Marquez proved unstoppable from that point on, the Spaniard opening up a two-second advantage by the end of the fifth lap and doubling that ...

Why TCS turning 100 billion dollar company is significant

What led to this record-breaking m-cap of TCS? Last week, when the markets closed on Friday, the company was at the verge of the milestone as the m-cap stood at slightly above $99 billion. "Last year, we had crossed $ 3 billion (in digital revenu...

P&G to acquire Merck KGaA consumer health unit

The deal comprises the Consumer Health business across 44 countries, including more than 900 products and two Consumer Health-managed production sites in Spittal, Austria, and Goa, India. Merck has stated that the proceeds from the acquisition deal...

Continuing demand for stricter gun laws, local students plan Friday walkout

When students across the Bay Area walked of class last month to protest gun violence, the spotlight turned on Los Gatos where a pupil got a failing grade after she joined her peers. "Schools are anxious about our safety when we're walking outside of ...

FM Arun Jaitley: No cash crunch in India, temporary shortage being tackled

The Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) have stepped in to tackle the shortage of cash in several states. "We are facing a situation similar to the government had scrapped 500- and 1000 rupee notes that triggered a cash shortage", he sai...

Jets ready for tougher test as series shifts to Minnesota

Fighting pucks all night, Hellebuyck was pulled for Steve Mason at the second intermission. Mikko Koivu and Nick Seeler each had two assists and Dubnyk made 29 saves, keeping the crowd loud all night. It came courtesy of Staal netting his first goal ...

Trump's personal attorney can't seem to keep his lies straight

Prosecutors said the investigation focuses on Cohen's "own business dealings" rather than his work as an attorney. Agents also sought records on Cohen's taxi business, CNN reported . Stormy Daniels previously filed a lawsuit against President ...

Martin Sorrell rejects 'allegations of financial impropriety' as WPP confirms investigation

The investigation into the undisclosed personal misconduct allegation is ongoing, said WPP's Buchanan Communications in a statement. The allegations about Sir Martin, 73, were first reported on Tuesday by the Wall Street Journal . "I reject the ...

Police say 4 wounded at YouTube HQ shooting, suspect dead

A spokesman for San Francisco General Hospital said it received three patients. A source told ABC7 News' Vic Lee there was one, female shooter and that officials are clearing rooms at the campus. Police on the scene said they have evacuated hundred...

Uber confirmed that it's selling its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab

Beyond its auto and taxi-hailing services, the company also has a payments platform called GrabPay and recently launched a financial services platform. "The answer is no". "One of the potential dangers of our global strategy is that we take on too ...

Air India's direct flight to Israel begins today

Netanyahu first suggested in January that the route could pass over Saudi Arabia but Riyadh has no official ties with Tel Aviv and Israel's national carrier El Al now takes a detour over the Red Sea on its India service to avoid Saudi and Iranian a...

United gives $US10,000 travel voucher to 'bumped' passenger

Her original flight from Reagan National Airport to Austin was canceled because of the winter snowstorm, as were thousands of other flights across the country, so she rebooked on the Dulles flight. "In that case, a good negotiation strategy is to sta...

Amazon could buy Toys "R" Us stores

Operating under the assumption that the majority of parents will continue to buy toys for birthdays and holidays, Lennett estimates that the organic decline for the total USA toy industry will be in the low single digits. Remember KB Toys? The compan...

Claire's blames its bankruptcy on dying shopping malls

Claire's filed for bankruptcy in DE on Monday with a pre-negotiated restructuring agreement seeking to rework almost $2 billion in obligations. The company, which has been piercing ears since 1978, sells its products in more than 7,500 locations a...

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Jetstar expects all their flights will be back on schedule by midday, after its morning flights were delayed by an hour on average. A security incident is causing significant delays at Brisbane Airport's worldwide terminal. Qantas was not impacted ...

USA crude stocks rise less than expected

U.S. oil product stockpiles fell last week despite a sharp rise in the country's imports of crude and a large increase in domestic output. Oil drew support as the USA dollar fell to its lowest in more than a week against a basket of currencies on...

Dwyane Wade delights students at Stoneman Douglas High School with surprise visit

DeVos said the possible program has been "mischaracterized" and said it would not be mandatory for all schools. "It's a tough time for a lot of families in Parkland", Wade said. " Betsy DeVos hasn't done anything to improve our country's education...

Active Shooter Situation In Clinton, Missouri, One Officer Killed, Two Injured

Wednesday but found the suspect dead. Clinton Police Department officer Christopher Ryan Morton, 30, remained in a bedroom for several minutes before being rescued by the other officers. Once inside, the suspect surprised officers firing ...

Utah Police Say Teen Who Attempted to Detonate Explosive Device Researched ISIS

Using a screen name associated with the threat, police determined it had been made by 19-year-old Jonas Cloukey, who was arrested Monday night. Police also allege to have discovered the boy had researched and showed an interest in ISIS and promoting ...

Weekly Crude Oil Review: WTI Oil Off Two Week Low

Prices were supported by stronger global demand and a supply agreement between Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) nations and 10 non-OPEC producers to restrain their collective output. OPEC officials are expected to meet USA...

NASA launches satellite for USA to boost weather forecasts

This is the second of four advanced geostationary weather satellites scheduled to be launched into space . In addition to focusing on the western USA, the satellite also will cover the eastern Pacific, eastern Australia and New Zealand, and much...

Comcast challenges Murdoch with offer to buy Sky

Chief Executive Roberts said the visit was one of a number of things that confirmed Sky as a "jewel" that his company should try to acquire, as Comcast looks to boost worldwide revenues as growth in the United States slows. Comcast has also be...

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P&G to acquire Merck KGaA consumer health unit

The deal comprises the Consumer Health business across 44 countries, including more than 900 products and two Consumer Health-managed production sites in Spittal, Austria, and Go...

Continuing demand for stricter gun laws, local students plan Friday walkout

When students across the Bay Area walked of class last month to protest gun violence, the spotlight turned on Los Gatos where a pupil got a failing grade after she joined her peers...

FM Arun Jaitley: No cash crunch in India, temporary shortage being tackled

The Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) have stepped in to tackle the shortage of cash in several states. "We are facing a situation similar to the government had scrapp...

Jets ready for tougher test as series shifts to Minnesota

Fighting pucks all night, Hellebuyck was pulled for Steve Mason at the second intermission. Mikko Koivu and Nick Seeler each had two assists and Dubnyk made 29 saves, keeping the c...

Trump's personal attorney can't seem to keep his lies straight

Prosecutors said the investigation focuses on Cohen's "own business dealings" rather than his work as an attorney. Agents also sought records on Cohen's taxi business, CNN rep...

Martin Sorrell rejects 'allegations of financial impropriety' as WPP confirms investigation

The investigation into the undisclosed personal misconduct allegation is ongoing, said WPP's Buchanan Communications in a statement. The allegations about Sir Martin, 73, were ...

Police say 4 wounded at YouTube HQ shooting, suspect dead

A spokesman for San Francisco General Hospital said it received three patients. A source told ABC7 News' Vic Lee there was one, female shooter and that officials are clearing roo...

Uber confirmed that it's selling its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab

Beyond its auto and taxi-hailing services, the company also has a payments platform called GrabPay and recently launched a financial services platform. "The answer is no". "One ...

Air India's direct flight to Israel begins today

Netanyahu first suggested in January that the route could pass over Saudi Arabia but Riyadh has no official ties with Tel Aviv and Israel's national carrier El Al now takes a de...

United gives $US10,000 travel voucher to 'bumped' passenger

Her original flight from Reagan National Airport to Austin was canceled because of the winter snowstorm, as were thousands of other flights across the country, so she rebooked on t...

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Amazon could buy Toys

Amazon could buy Toys "R" Us stores

Operating under the assumption that the majority of parents will continue to buy toys for birthdays and holidays, Lennett estimates that the organic decline for the total USA toy ...

Claire's blames its bankruptcy on dying shopping malls

Claire's blames its bankruptcy on dying shopping malls

Claire's filed for bankruptcy in DE on Monday with a pre-negotiated restructuring agreement seeking to rework almost $2 billion in obligations. The company, which has been pie...

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Jetstar expects all their flights will be back on schedule by midday, after its morning flights were delayed by an hour on average. A security incident is causing significant del...

USA crude stocks rise less than expected

USA crude stocks rise less than expected

U.S. oil product stockpiles fell last week despite a sharp rise in the country's imports of crude and a large increase in domestic output. Oil drew support as the USA dollar ...

Dwyane Wade delights students at Stoneman Douglas High School with surprise visit

Dwyane Wade delights students at Stoneman Douglas High School with surprise visit

DeVos said the possible program has been "mischaracterized" and said it would not be mandatory for all schools. "It's a tough time for a lot of families in Parkland", Wade said. ...