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ITV's half yearly revenues rise by 8%

The company, however, noted that it expects total advertising to be broadly flat in the third quarter, with nine-percent growth forecast for this month to be of...


Rail passengers are experiencing massive disruption following a lightning strike

But its advice to passengers remained: "Do not travel today". Northern is advising customers not to travel at this time in the Yorkshire area 'due to severe i...


Trending Stock for Active Investors

Symantec Corporation, (NASDAQ: SYMC ) exhibits a change of -0.43% during last trading session, while the company closed its business at $20.6 with the trading v...


BP strikes $10.5bn 'transformational' deal for United States shale assets

With pipeline capacity from the region set to improve next year and in 2020, there's a decent chance too that the current mismatch between production strength a...


China withdraws approval for Facebook’s planned venture

A Chinese government database showed that Facebook had gained approval to open a subsidiary . The Chinese internet regulator was not immediately avai...


AMLO meets Freeland in Mexico City: the Canadian perception of NAFTA's future

U.S. President Donald Trump told Mexico's President-elect in a letter that a quick renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) would ...


Get a dozen Krispy Kreme donuts for $1 on Friday

Founded in 1937, the North Carolina company has grown to have 1,400 retail stores while its doughnuts can be found in 12,000 stores. So other than enjoying on...


Odor diverts Spirit Airlines flight from NYC

Some passengers compared the odor to that of dirty socks, Sewdass said it smells more chemical, like exhaust from a diesel truck. Spirit Airlines Flight 779 w...


Sales Tax Holiday on the horizon, offering 48 hours of tax-free shopping

Over at Office Depot, people like Adam Scales and his family, were taking advantage of the no sales tax. Items that qualify for the tax exemptions include cloth...


Kudlow: Europe Agreed to Help Us Confront China

Trump said officials are looking to reduce "bureaucratic obstacles", work toward reform of the World Trade Organization , and limit unfair market practices. ...


Statement in Response to Premier Ford’s Reduction of Toronto City Council

The deadline to run for mayor, however, was unchanged. Some councillors echoed Tory's opposition to the provincial plan and said they hoped the mayor would pu...


European Union and United States launch talks in bid to quell trade tensions

While European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Trump agreed this week to refrain from "unilateral actions" as the EU and the U.S. negotiate a tra...


Beatdown at McDonald’s after customer throws milkshake at employee

Immediately thereafter, the employee surged forward, receiving a metal tray to the face courtesy of the customer, though it did not appear to faze the female Mc...


Oil prices climb as Iran-backed Houthi rebels attack Saudi Arabian tankers

Saudi Arabia has identified two Bahri VLCCs as being the vessels attacked by Yemen's Houthi movement in the Bab al-Mandeb Strait on Wednesday morning. Mr al-F...


Iran-backed Houthis hit Saudi oil tanker off Yemen coast

Futures for Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, hit $74.83 per barrel before falling back in later day trading to $73.99, up 6 cents. The drop in oil stock...


Facebook weighs on Nasdaq and S&P, but trade optimism boosts Dow

A plunge in Facebook Inc's (FB.O) shares pushed the Nasdaq down more than 1 percent on Thursday, the index's biggest one-day drop in a month, but industrial s...


Disneyland to pay its California workers $15 an hour

Minimum wage employees at Disneyland made $11 an hour. More specifically, those already earning $20 an hour will receive a bump of 60 cents an hour immediately,...


The President Says 4.1% GDP GROWTH is JUST THE BEGINNING

But Trump, ever the salesman, predicted even higher growth as he renegotiates the nation's trade deals, saying, "We're going to go a lot higher than these num...


European Union and U.S. launch talks in bid to quell trade tensions

The Trump Administration can do one thing right, and that is stage theater. After a meeting at the White House, Trump and European Commission President Jean...


Facebook just had the worst day in stock market history

Facebook has faced scrutiny since reports surfaced that British data firm Cambridge Analytica had improperly accessed the personal data of up to 87 million us...


Investment in digital infrastructure crucial for emerging economies: PM Modi

The annual gathering of the coterie of emerging economic powers, first identified by former Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman Jim O'Neill, is the 10th sin...


Republicans and farmers alarmed as Trump trade wars grow

President Donald Trump is lamenting decades of USA trade policy as he addresses steelworkers in IL. Trump had placed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum,...


Trump claims U.S

The transformation is also not as dramatic as Trump claims - and in many ways the 4.1 per cent annualized growth during the second quarter is in line with a...


MAC Cosmetics Gives Away Free Lipstick, No Purchase Necessary

Although Ruby Woo would make a solid baby name. All MAC stores and counters in the USA are participating in the giveaway, except for locations closed on Sun...


Twitter shares plunge on news of drop in users

Twitter's user numbers overshadowed the company's impressive earnings . More than $6bn (£4.6bn) has been wiped off the market value of Twitter after the ...


Due date for filing of Income Tax Returns extended till 31st August

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) notification, however, has not explained the category of taxpayers who can file ITR till August 31. With the deci...


Vladimir Putin invites Donald Trump to Russian Federation

After posing questions to President Trump earlier in the day as the network pool reporter, Collins was told by White House deputy chief of staff for communica...


Helios and Matsn Ana (HMNY) Takes a -70.98% Dip Lower

Performance Review: Over the last 5.0 days, Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. The stock price moved with change of -92.72% to its 50 Day low point and chang...


Papa John's founder sues former company for records over his ouster

Schnatter said that as long as he owns such a big chunk of the company, he meant to stay on the board. He apologized for the remark and stepped down as Pap...


Atlassian sells team-chat tools to Slack

An FAQ page confirms that the last day for HipChat and Stride will be February 15, 2019. Butterfield said Atlassian would make a small but symbolica...


SEC Rejects Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF

After having a proposal rejected past year, the Gemini exchange founders had hoped to secure their Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust on BATS Global Market's BZX ...


European Union relaxes climate stance in trade sop to Trump

US import tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum imposed in March will stay in place during the talks, and Trump said Europe had agreed t...


Trump makes first visit to IL since becoming president today

China, the European Union, Canada and Mexico have responded with taxes on some USA goods. "Safety remains a priority for U. S. Steel as we continue to investi...


Zuckerberg loses $16 billion in record Facebook fall

The loss is the biggest one-day wipeout of individual wealth ever recorded on the ranking, which started tracking the world's biggest fortunes in 2012. The se...


United States and European Union agree to ease tensions over trade disagreements

Republican Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska, a Trump critic, likened it to "golden crutches" to make up for a trade war that will cost farmers far more . "We ha...


London taxi drivers may sue Uber in wake of license renewal

This would take the overall possible bill that Uber could be hit with to £1.25billion. It is claimed the LTDA would make claim based on its drivers losing u...


Canada seeks united front with Mexico in NAFTA talks

However, The New England Council believes it is crucial that the playing field remain open for businesses, workers, and families across New England, so that the...


Florida officer helps homeless man shave for McDonald's job interview

Carlson tightened a screw on the razor and helped Phil shave his beard while unbeknownst to him someone started recording his act of kindness , the Democrat sa...


Facebook aiming to boost United Kingdom economy with new London office

Last year, the company brought 800 new jobs to the United Kingdom and expects to employ 2,300 people in London by the end of 2018 in its current sites. Minister...


Ryanair pledges to reject all compensation claims despite its cancelled flight crisis

Ryanair is on a collision course with the airline's regulator over its decision to reject compensation claims amid a pilots' strike. Under EU law, passengers ...


European Union threatens tariffs on $20 billion of U.S. goods

Build them here!" She said that the next round of retaliatory European Union tariffs could include agricultural products, machinery and high-tech products, bu...


Qualcomm calls off NXP deal as China lets the clock run out

China was the lone holdout. With no answer from China's Ministry of Commerce as the deadline passed on Thursday morning, it was clear that the merger was o...


What did Trump and Juncker agree on trade?

Trump said he and Juncker are committed to strengthening the trade relationship between Americans and Europeans and to loosening trade restrictions. The EU is ...


Trump to Provide $12 Billion in Aid to Farmers. Critics Cry ‘Welfare!’

But that provided little solace to rank-and-file Republicans , who said the tariffs are simply taxes and warned the action would open a Pandora's box for o...


Brent Oil Rises After Saudi Tankers Attacked

US Energy Information Administration estimates that in 2016, 4.8 million barrels a day of crude and petroleum products flowed through the strait, with about 2.8...


Though volatile, supply-side woes resurface to push oil prices higher

Brent oil rose 7 cents to $72.65 a barrel by 0354 GMT, after rising to $73.04 earlier in the day. " Saudi Arabia and several other OPEC members have increase...


Trump ups tariff threat, slams Fed, big United States trading partners

Like numerous Trump-related bluster and volatility, expect markets to experience a degree of exposure therapy to future Fed and currency comments, stripping the...


A Shorter Work Week Led To More Productivity At Perpetual Guardian

He found job and life satisfaction increased on all levels, both at home and at work, with employees performing better and enjoying their jobs more than before ...


Sergio Marchionne, The Man Who Saved Fiat And Chrysler, Has Died

The holding company of the Agnelli family, which founded Fiat , confirmed Wednesday that Marchionne, 66, had died. A surprise announcement from Fiat-Chrysler...


Did We Just Dodge a Trade War With Europe? - Hit & Run

The European Union (EU) has also announced tariffs on American imports. The program will "assist farmers in response to trade damage caused by illegal retal...