29 Jun 2017 17:57|articles:6
In Mosul, Iraqi forces push toward mosque blown up by IS
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — In their battle for Mosul, Iraqi forces are pushing toward a landmark mosque blown up last week by the Islamic State group. Special forces Maj. Gen. Sami al-Aridi says his troops won’t enter the destroyed al-Nuri Mosque complex since militants have likely rigged it with explosives but will work to secure […]
29 Jun 2017 17:54|articles:2
Senate GOP leaders aim for revised health bill by Friday
The lack of consensus on how to change the bill is making achieving that goal challenging.
29 Jun 2017 17:35|articles:2
Families claim '13 Reasons Why' triggered teens' suicides
Bella Herndon, 15, and Priscilla Chiu, also 15, died by suicide in April.
29 Jun 2017 16:42|articles:7
Vatican cardinal denounces sex assault charges against him
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinal George Pell says he is taking a leave of absence as the Vatican's finance czar after Australian police charged him with multiple counts of "historical" sexual assault.
29 Jun 2017 15:49|articles:8
Trump calls out Mika’s ‘bleeding facelift’ in low-blow tweetstorm
President Trump lashed out on Twitter at MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” on Thursday and said the show’s hosts “Crazy Mika” and and “Psycho Joe” asked him to stay at his exclusive Florida resort, but he turned them down. “I heard poorly rated @Morning_Joe speaks badly of me (don’t watch anymore). Then how come low I.Q. Crazy...
29 Jun 2017 15:40|articles:4
No proposal to hive off Coal India arms as separate companies: Piyush Goyal
Government think tank Niti Aayog has suggested in its draft National Energy Policy to spin off Coal India#39;s seven arms into independent firms and imbibe competition, saying the coal behemoth was supplying coal to consumers at higher price.
29 Jun 2017 15:40|articles:3
JSW Steel soars 4% on fund raising plan, proposal for establishing slurry pipeline
JSW Steel also proposed to establish slurry pipe line to transport iron ore and coal in Karnataka.
29 Jun 2017 15:35|articles:4
Military option for North Korea being prepared for Trump, McMaster says
A military option is part of the range of options being prepared for North Korea, President Trump’s national security adviser said Wednesday.
29 Jun 2017 15:30|articles:4
China's Xi to visit Hong Kong under heavy security
China's President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Hong Kong to mark two decades since China took control of the former British colony.
29 Jun 2017 15:27|articles:2
Kremlin: Putin, Trump to meet on sidelines of G20 summit
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will meet on the sidelines of the Group of Twenty summit in Hamburg next week, but no separate meeting is planned, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.
29 Jun 2017 15:22|articles:2
The government will fund abortions for Northern Irish women in a major victory for Labour's Stella Creasy
LONDON — The UK government has agreed to fund abortions for Northern Irish women in England and Wales, Chancellor Philip Hammond confirmed on Thursday afternoon. In a major concession to opposition Labour MPs, Theresa May's Conservative government has agreed to allow Northern Irish women to use the NHS for abortions, just hours before MPs were set to vote on an amendment calling on the government...
29 Jun 2017 15:15|articles:3
Pregnant woman mows down purse thief with SUV outside Walmart
She’s getting revenge for two. Just a few months away from her water breaking, a pregnant woman who got accosted by an alleged purse snatcher nearly broke the back of her assailant with her SUV. According to WLOS, Robert Raines was spotted by witnesses going through Christine Braswell’s vehicle in broad daylight around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of an Asheville, N.C., Walmart.
29 Jun 2017 15:14|articles:5
Buy Aban Offshore, India Cements, PVR, Mamp;M Financial Services: Rajat Bose
Rajat Bose of rajatkbose.com recommends buying Aban Offshore, India Cements, PVR and Mamp;M Financial Services.
29 Jun 2017 15:12|articles:3
House Russia probe eyes longtime Trump bodyguard Keith Schiller
Congressional investigators now want to interview Keith Schiller, President Donald Trump’s longtime bodyguard-turned-White House aide, as part of their investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign, sources familiar with the investigation told ABC News. Schiller, the former head of security for the Trump Organization who now serves as the White House director of...
29 Jun 2017 15:11|articles:2
It's 'highly possible' Scotland is heading for a recession and could 'take a sharp turn for the worse' if Brexit goes badly
LONDON — Scotland is "edging closer" to a recession and its economy could "take a sharp turn for the worse" if Brexit negotiations go badly, according to a new report from leading economic forecasters. A quarterly report from the Fraser of Allander Institute at the University of Strathclyde said Scotland's economy shrank by 0.
29 Jun 2017 15:08|articles:4
Celebration and protest as China president visits Hong Kong
HONG KONG (Reuters) - President Xi Jinping arrives in Hong Kong on Thursday to celebrate its 20th anniversary of Chinese rule, but he faces a city divided, mass protests and aggrieved crowds resentful of Beijing's growing meddling in local affairs.
29 Jun 2017 15:08|articles:10
US issues new visa criteria for 6 Muslim nations
The move comes after the Supreme Court partially restored President Donald Trump#39;s executive order that was widely criticised as a ban on Muslims.
29 Jun 2017 14:59|articles:2
Most Americans know that owning a gun is an essential part of our freedom
An overwhelming majority of Americans view gun ownership as essential to their freedom. This is what a recent Pew Research poll discovered in a deep dive into the complex relationship Americans have with guns.
29 Jun 2017 14:57|articles:2
Southern: Government told to produce report into franchise
A commuter group has been campaigning for a judicial review into the government's handling of Southern rail.
29 Jun 2017 14:57|articles:2
Hannibal Buress sends 'look-alike' to 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' premiere
Hannibal Buress sent an imposter in his place to attend the Hollywood premiere of "Spider-Man: Homecoming.".
29 Jun 2017 14:56|articles:3
UAE leaders congratulate Seychelles on independence day
Khalifa, Mohammad Bin Rashid and Mohammad Bin Zayed send cables to president.
29 Jun 2017 14:55|articles:2
Today in Trumpworld -- June 29
TRUMP’S SCHEDULE: 10:30 a.m.: President Donald Trump will receive his daily intelligence briefing in the Oval Office. Story Continued Below 3 p.m.: Trump will depart the White House en route to the Energy Department. 3:25 p.m.: Trump will deliver remarks at the Energy Department’s Unleashing American Energy event. 3:50 p.m.: Trump will return to the White House. 6 p.m.
29 Jun 2017 14:54|articles:3
Congress to be absent from GST launch
The opposition Congress party said on Thursday it won't attend the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) scheduled for June 30 in a special midnight Parliament session.
29 Jun 2017 14:53|articles:2
Rival sides dive deep on security in Cyprus peace talks
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The rival sides in talks to reunify ethnically divided Cyprus are delving deeper into how new security arrangements will work after a peace deal is agreed. On the second day of high-level, United Nations-sponsored talks at the Swiss resort of Crans-Montana on Thursday, discussions centered again on the thorny security issues […]
29 Jun 2017 14:52|articles:2
Norwegian mass murderer Breivik appeals to European court
The lawyer for Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, serving a 21-year sentence for killing 77 people in a 2011 bomb-and-shooting rampage in Norway, says he has appealed to the European Court of Human Rights a ruling that his client's human rights have not been violated.
29 Jun 2017 14:48|articles:3
Grenfell fire: Retired judge to lead disaster inquiry
The appointment of Sir Martin Moore-Bick is likely to be announced in a government statement.
29 Jun 2017 14:45|articles:2
Abortion reform matter for Stormont, court rules
The Belfast Court of Appeal rules it is not up the courts to decide on NI abortion law.
29 Jun 2017 14:45|articles:2
Lost dogs finally reunite with family because they smelled sausage
Miniature schnauzers Charlie and Theo were lost for four days in Cumbria, England until the smell of sizzling sausages brought them back, Caters reports. Image: Jim Davis/Caters NewsLiz and Graham Hampson were distressed when their fuzzy furbabies went missing on June 16, so they went all out to get their pups back.
29 Jun 2017 14:42|articles:2
Economy slowed less than expected in Q1, on a rise in spending and jump in exports
The economy slowed less sharply in the first quarter than initially estimated due to unexpectedly higher consumer spending and a bigger jump in exports.
29 Jun 2017 14:42|articles:2
John Bercow: MPs don't need to wear ties
The Speaker says "businesslike attire" is needed but this does not have to include a tie.
29 Jun 2017 14:40|articles:3
First Read's Morning Clips: Is the GOP Health Care Bill Dead? No.
A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day.
29 Jun 2017 14:38|articles:3
UltraTech Cement: Updates on scheme of arrangement
Updates on the Scheme of Arrangement between Jaiprakash Associates Limited and Jaypee Cement Corporation Limited and UltraTech Cement Limited and their respective shareholders and creditors.
29 Jun 2017 14:37|articles:8
Stock futures flat ahead of GDP data
(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, a day after the benchmark S&P 500 index scored its biggest one-day percentage gain in about two months, as investors awaited GDP and jobs data.
29 Jun 2017 14:33|articles:2
Syria says U.S. chemical attack warning untrue, aims to justify new attack
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian government said a U.S. warning this week to Damascus not to carry out a new chemical weapons strike were baseless and a ploy to justify a new attack on the country, state television said.
29 Jun 2017 14:32|articles:2
US economic growth in Q1 upgraded to 1.4 percent
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy got off to a lackluster start during the first three months of 2017, though it had a bit more momentum than earlier estimates indicated.
29 Jun 2017 14:30|articles:5
Shkreli's lawyer gives explosive argument defending 'Pharma Bro'; prosecutors say he's a con man
Shkreli is accused of looting his former drug company Retrophin to pay off defrauded hedge fund investors.
29 Jun 2017 14:28|articles:3
Adele tells fans: I don't know if I'll ever tour again
She wrote: "So this is it. After 15 months on the road and 18 months of 25 we are at the end. Touring is a peculiar thing, it doesn't suit me particularly well. I'm a real homebody and I get so much joy in the small things. Plus, I'm dramatic and have a terrible history of touring.
29 Jun 2017 14:26|articles:5
Russian military hits back over Fallon's jibe
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's defense ministry snapped back on Thursday over comments by British Secretary of Defense Michael Fallon who mocked Moscow's aircraft-carrying cruiser and said the Russians would look with envy on Britain's new warship.
29 Jun 2017 14:23|articles:3
Widows of executed Nigerian activists seek Shell apology, compensation
LONDON (Reuters) - The widows of four of nine men executed by Nigeria's military regime in 1995 have filed a civil lawsuit seeking compensation and an apology from Royal Dutch Shell for alleged complicity in a military crackdown, according to a writ filed in a court in The Hague.
29 Jun 2017 14:23|articles:2
As Apple's iPhone turns 10, its bumpy start is forgotten
Apple's iPhone turns 10 this week, evoking memories of a rocky start for the device that ended up doing most to start the smartphone revolution and stirring interest in where it will go from here.
29 Jun 2017 14:17|articles:2
Experts: Mexico opposition party targeted by spyware
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's scandal of high-tech spying against journalists and human rights defenders has widened. Experts confirm that leading members of an opposition party were targeted by Israeli-made spyware sold exclusively to governments.
29 Jun 2017 14:17|articles:2
Judge: Statements by Chicago officer to detective admissible
CHICAGO (AP) — A judge says statements a Chicago police officer made to a detective shortly after fatally shooting a black teenager can be used by prosecutors at the officer’s murder trial. The judge ruled in the case of Jason Van Dyke, who is charged with first-degree murder in Laquan McDonald’s 2014 shooting.
29 Jun 2017 14:13|articles:3
British and Irish Lions: New Zealand boss Steve Hansen has 'a lot of respect' for Lions head coach Gatland
New Zealand coach Steve Hansen plays down the war of words with Lions counterpart Warren Gatland, and insists there is no animosity between the pair.
29 Jun 2017 14:13|articles:2
UK lawmakers set for key vote on minority government's plans
British lawmakers are set to vote on whether to approve the Conservative government's plans for a Brexit-dominated parliamentary session, in a test of Prime Minister Theresa May's shaky minority administration.
29 Jun 2017 14:02|articles:2
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on P.E.I.
Justin Trudeau started a morning visit to P.E.I. Thursday meeting with Premier Wade MacLauchlan.
29 Jun 2017 14:02|articles:2
U.K. withholds approval for Rupert Murdoch's $15 billion Sky deal
The British government has ruled that 21st Century Fox should not be allowed to purchase pay-TV group Sky without further review.
29 Jun 2017 13:57|articles:5
Blue Apron prices IPO at $10 per share: Source
Blue Apron is set to go public on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "APRN" amid an increasingly competitive meal-kit space.
29 Jun 2017 13:53|articles:4
Walgreens terminates Rite Aid merger, replaces with agreement to buy 2,186 stores
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said Thursday that it has terminated its merger agreement with Rite Aid Corp. and has instead agreed to buy 2,186 Rite Aid stores and related assets. The consideration for the deal will be $5.175 billion in cash and the option for Rite Aid to become a member of the Walgreens group purchasing organization, an option that can be exercised through May 2019 and is...
29 Jun 2017 13:44|articles:3
'Killing in the name of cow worship is not acceptable,' says PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi finally broke his silence on recent incidents of cow protection-related lynchings and violence, saying on Thursday he was "sad" they happened and that "killing in the name of cow worship is not acceptable". "No person in this nation has the right to take the law in his or her own hands in this country," Modi said.
29 Jun 2017 13:44|articles:3
Rob Lowe says he feared death during bigfoot-like encounter
Rob Lowe says he thought he was going to be killed during an encounter with a bigfoot creature while filming his new A&E docuseries.
29 Jun 2017 13:44|articles:3
'Their fictitious state has fallen': Iraqi forces have captured the historic Mosul mosque where ISIS declared its 'caliphate'
AP Photo/Felipe DanaMOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - After eight months of grinding urban warfare, Iraqi government troops on Thursday captured the ruined mosque in Mosul from where Islamic State proclaimed its self-styled caliphate three years ago, the Iraqi military said. Iraqi authorities expect the long battle for Mosul to end in the coming days as the remaining Islamic State fighters are now bottled...
29 Jun 2017 13:34|articles:3
G20 Live: Merkel vows to fight for Paris Climate Accord
Europe is "more determined than ever" to make the Paris climate accord a success, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday, and insisted that the deal is not negotiable while predicting difficult talks on the issue at next week's Group of 20 summit. Merkel also said she hopes for a "clear signal" in favor of free markets and the multilateral trading system from the July 7-8 meeting in...
29 Jun 2017 13:34|articles:3
LT Foods rises 2%, inaugurates new rice plant in Europe
The company has commenced operations at its first rice processing plant in Europe at Rotterdam, Netherlands.
29 Jun 2017 13:33|articles:4
Germany denies permission for Erdogan rally on G-20 visit
BERLIN (AP) — Germany will deny permission for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to address Turks at a rally when he visits for the upcoming Group of 20 meeting in Hamburg, Germany’s foreign minister said Thursday. Turkey officially requested permission Wednesday for Erdogan to make the appearance while in Germany for the July 7-8 summit, […]
29 Jun 2017 13:32|articles:2
France urges China to free activist Liu, no comment if ready to welcome him
PARIS (Reuters) - France's foreign ministry declined to comment on whether it was willing to host Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist Liu Xiaobo, but urged China to release him given concerns over his health.
29 Jun 2017 13:31|articles:2
Sensex flat after 264-point rally; Nifty snaps 6-series winning streak; Midcap outperforms
The Nifty closed the (June) FO series on lower note for the first time in last consecutive seven series, down 5.65 points.
29 Jun 2017 13:13|articles:2
UK leader names chair of inquiry into London tower fire
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a retired judge to chair a public inquiry into the devastating west London fire that killed at least 80 people.
29 Jun 2017 13:12|articles:2
Russia accuses US of plotting chemical weapons ‘provocation’
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is accusing Washington of preparing a “provocation” in Syria, which would then be blamed on President Bashar Assad’s government as alleged use of chemical weapons. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday that Moscow has received information that Syrian rebels have already fabricated video material to accuse Damascus of […]
29 Jun 2017 13:03|articles:2
With injuries and bullpen woes, Yankees must make deal to contend
Desperate times, after all, call for desperate measures, and right now the Yankees are decimated.
29 Jun 2017 13:02|articles:2
McDonald#39;s to shut down 43 outlets in New Delhi; cost 1,700 jobs
The board of McDonald#39;s local venture partner Connaught Plaza Restaurants (CPRL) has decided to down the shutters on 43 outlets in New Delhi costing 1700 jobs.
29 Jun 2017 12:46|articles:3
Here’s how GST will affect your dating game
As India prepares for its midnight tryst with GST on Friday, your dating game may see a change come July, with pretty much everything you indulge in during your romantic rendezvous coming under the new tax regime.
29 Jun 2017 12:42|articles:2
Stormont talks: Deadline day for NI politicians
Parties must reach an agreement by 16:00 BST - or face the possibility of direct rule from Westminster.
29 Jun 2017 12:39|articles:2
‘I cannot fly because I cannot walk’
Airline apologises for making wheelchair user climb up boarding ramp on his hands.
29 Jun 2017 12:29|articles:2
Kirloskar Ferrous Industries#39; board meeting on July 4, 2017
We inform that the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, 4 July 2017.
29 Jun 2017 12:25|articles:2
UK car production falls by 10% as industry calls for 'open trade links with Europe'
Car manufacturing activity in the UK fell by almost 10% in May, a significant change from the same month last year, according to new data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Production dropped by 9.7% to 136,119 vehicles last month. The biggest change was felt in domestic production, which fell by 8.1% in the year to date.
29 Jun 2017 12:22|articles:2
MEP Infrastructure hits 52-week high on order win worth Rs 325 crore
The company has received letter of acceptance (LOA) from Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) for operation maintenance of Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link and Toll Plaza collection of toll on whole upfront basis.
29 Jun 2017 12:21|articles:2
Emilia Clarke says sexism in Hollywood is 'like dealing with racism'
Emilia Clarke says sexism in the entertainment industry is "like dealing with racism".
29 Jun 2017 12:10|articles:2
Poutine doughnut on Tim Hortons' Canada Day menu — for American customers only
To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, Tim Hortons is serving up patriotic food. But only U.S. customers will get to try the poutine doughnut or the maple bacon Iced Capp.
29 Jun 2017 12:07|articles:4
NATO agrees to send more troop trainers to Afghanistan
NATO's chief says allies have agreed to send more troops to Afghanistan, to help train and work alongside the country's security forces.
29 Jun 2017 12:01|articles:20
Senior Vatican official Cardinal Pell facing child sex abuse charges in Australia
Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell was charged on Thursday with multiple child sex offences in Australia, police said. Pell, the country's most senior Catholic cleric, was interviewed in Rome by Australian police last October over the allegations which he strongly denies. "Victoria Police have charged Cardinal George Pell with historical sexual assault offences," Deputy Commissioner Shane...
29 Jun 2017 11:48|articles:2
Michelle Payne: Melbourne Cup-winning jockey given ban after failed test
Michelle Payne was given a one-month ban after testing positive for an appetite suppressant.
29 Jun 2017 11:47|articles:7
Cyient#39;s board meeting on July 13, 2017
Cyient has informed that the board meeting will be held on 13 July 2017.
29 Jun 2017 11:39|articles:2
Cadila gains after US arm gets FDA nod to attention deficit, sleep disorder drug
Nesher Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Zydus Pharmaceuticals USA received final approval from US FDA to market Dextroamphetamine Sulfate Extended Release Capsules, 5 mg.
29 Jun 2017 11:16|articles:5
The Latest: Panel rejects bid to add women to military draft
The Latest on deliberations by the House and Senate Armed Services committees over the 2018 defense budget (all times local): 6:42 p.m.
29 Jun 2017 11:15|articles:3
Video: JSW Steel AGM today
JSW Steel will be in focus as the company will be holding its annual general meeting (AGM) later today.
29 Jun 2017 11:08|articles:2
Europe Markets: European stocks step lower, as euro rally outweighs gains for banks, miners
Shares of European banks and basic materials companies push higher, boosted by U.S. bank stress tests and a weaker U.S. dollar respectively, as some of the region’s benchmarks drop.
29 Jun 2017 11:06|articles:2
IndiGo operator InterGlobe Aviation falls over 3% on buzz of stake buy in Air India
According to reports on CNBC-TV18, the airline gave an unsolicited expression of interest in buying the stake and is believed to be the first company to show interest in the stake.
29 Jun 2017 11:03|articles:2
If GOP can’t repeal Obamacare, how can they overhaul taxes?
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans’ struggle to pass a health care bill is jeopardizing another one of President Donald Trump’s top priorities: overhauling America’s tax system. A day after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., delayed a vote on a bill to scrap much of Democrat Barack Obama’s health law, questions lingered about whether congressional […]
29 Jun 2017 11:00|articles:2
B.C. Liberal tactics set up difficult decision for lieutenant governor
If the B.C. Liberals lose the confidence of the house today, Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon will decide to either dissolve parliament and thrust the province into an election or ask NDP Leader John Horgan to govern.
29 Jun 2017 10:56|articles:2
CRISIL Ratings buys 8.9% stake in rival CARE for $68 million
CRISIL said it bought the stake from Canara Bank Ltd . The investment comes as corporate bond issuance done through private placements jumped 42.9 percent to 7 trillion rupees in the year ended in March from the previous year.
29 Jun 2017 10:56|articles:2
Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 244,000
WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but the number of applications remained at a historically low level suggesting a strong job market.
29 Jun 2017 10:42|articles:3
GST will be India#39;s #39;economic freedom#39;: Anil Ambani
Speaking here at a mutual fund industry event, the Reliance Group chairman said there are many ways of counting the benefits of GST and as many of counting its costs.
29 Jun 2017 10:40|articles:2
Lady Gaga on writing new music, planning her upcoming tour
NEW YORK (AP) — Whether it's at a bar or baseball park, Lady Gaga says she's going to give every performance her all.
29 Jun 2017 10:34|articles:2
Napolitano: Why Our Supreme Court Justices Unanimously Agreed About Trump's Travel Ban
Published June 29, 2017 By Judge Andrew P. Napolitano, Fox News Earlier this week, after nearly uniform rejections by judges all across the country, President Donald Trump achieved a court victory in the persistent challenges to his most recent executive order restricting the immigration of people into the United States from six predominately Muslim countries.
29 Jun 2017 10:20|articles:2
Greece plotting return to markets with or without ECB
LAGONISSI, Greece (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos says his country will return to markets regardless of whether it receives support from the European Central Bank’s bond buying program. Tsakalotos said qualifying for the ECB’s quantitative easing program would have a largely “symbolic” effect.
29 Jun 2017 10:17|articles:3
Israel’s ex-PM Ehud Olmert granted early release from prison
JERUSALEM (AP) — The parole board of Israel’s Prison Service has granted former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert early release from prison. Prison Service spokesman Assaf Librati says the board on Thursday granted Olmert’s request to reduce a third of his 27-month incarceration sentence. Barring unforeseen developments, he will be freed on Sunday, July 2.
29 Jun 2017 10:13|articles:2
Uber says never told self-driving car executive to take Waymo files
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] said it never told a self-driving car executive to download files from his former employer, Alphabet Inc's Waymo unit, according to a court filing in a contentious trade secret lawsuit.
29 Jun 2017 10:02|articles:2
Arizona braces for winds as wildfires sweep West
More than 600 Arizona firefighters are bracing for persistent windy conditions as they battle a northern Arizona fire that has charred 32 square miles (83 square kilometers) of dense shrubbery.
29 Jun 2017 10:02|articles:3
Tesco has asked the competition watchdog to fast track its planned £3.7 billion merger
Supermarket Tesco and wholesaler Booker have requested the competition watchdog fast-track its investigation into their planned merger. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) began its investigation into the £3.7 billion ($4.81 billion) deal last month and was due to complete the first stage of its assessment by 25th July.
29 Jun 2017 09:45|articles:2
Here are some fundamental ideas from Mihir Vora
Watch the interview of Mihir Vora of Max Life Insurance with Ekta Batra and Sumaira Abidi on CNBC-TV18, in which he shared his readings and outlook on market and specific stocks.
29 Jun 2017 09:41|articles:5
Cops: Woman fatally shot boyfriend in botched YouTube prank
HALSTAD, Minn. -- A Minnesota woman charged in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend told authorities it was a video stunt gone wrong. Monalisa Perez, of Halstad, was charged Wednesday with second-degree manslaughter in the death of Pedro Ruiz III. The family told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune the couple has a young child and that Perez is pregnant with their second.
29 Jun 2017 09:39|articles:2
Danish shipping firm says bulk of terminals are operational
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, one of the global companies hardest hit by a malicious software that crippled computers around the globe, says “the majority” of its terminals are “now operational.” However, the Copenhagen-based company said Thursday that some terminals are “operating slower than usual or with limited...
29 Jun 2017 09:26|articles:3
Western European nations are uneasy that Trump's Warsaw visit will encourage defiance towards Brussels
A trip to Poland by President Donald Trump next week may feel like a diplomatic coup for the right-wing government, but western European nations are uneasy it will encourage Warsaw's defiance towards Brussels.
29 Jun 2017 09:24|articles:3
UK culture secretary to rule on Sky merger
LONDON (AP) — Britain's culture secretary is preparing to rule on whether Twenty-First Century Fox can take full control of the Sky cable television and broadband network in an 11.7 billion pound ($15.2 billion) deal critics say would give Rupert Murdoch too much power in U.K. media.
29 Jun 2017 09:10|articles:2
'My son was circumcised without my consent'
Three people have been arrested over the circumcision, including one for grievous bodily harm.
29 Jun 2017 08:55|articles:2
The Latest: SKorea to buy shale gas, build new US factories
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. visit of South Korea's president (all times local):.
29 Jun 2017 08:43|articles:2
Axis Bank soars 4% post fundraise of Rs 3,500 crore by issuing debt securities
The board of directors of the bank approved and allotted 35,000 unsecured subordinated perpetual additional tier-I Basel III compliant non-convertible debentures aggregating Rs 3,500 crore on a private placement basis.
29 Jun 2017 08:28|articles:2
North Korea warns US it will keep building nuclear arsenal
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea’s U.N. ambassador is warning the United States and the rest of the world that his country will keep building up its nuclear arsenal regardless of sanctions, pressure or military attack. Kim In Ryong told the Security Council on Wednesday that the “hostile policy” of the United States and its […]
29 Jun 2017 08:25|articles:3
Stocks in the news: RCF, Godrej Ind, LT, Amtek Auto, Fortis Healthcare, Tinplate
RCF | Mindtree | Godrej Industries | JSW Holdings | Larsen and Toubro | Adhunik Metaliks | Amtek Auto | Rattan India | Tinplate | Piramal Enterprises and Fortis Healthcare are stocks, which are in the news today.
29 Jun 2017 07:52|articles:5
Murray State University explosion: Blast reported at residence hall
Officials responded Wednesday to an explosion at a residence hall at a college in southwest Kentucky.