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First non-stop flight between Australia and the United Kingdom lands early

This is the first direct flight service from Australia to London launching this weekend. Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce previous year said such flights...


China Signals It Could Ease Treasury Purchases to Counter Trump

China has urged the United States to "pull back from the brink " as U.S. President Donald Trump's plans for tariffs on up to $60 billion USA in Chinese ...


Stocks Close Lower As Fed's Comments Spark Turbulence

But among the Fed officials who met in Washington this week, Powell said, "there's no thought that changes in trade policy should have any effect on the curre...


Other Views: Use caution, not hysteria, after Uber self-driving car fatality

A self-driving Uber SUV drives down a Tempe , Ariz., street at night as the human backup driver looks down at her lap, occasionally glancing out the windshield...


'Bumped' passenger gets $10000 travel voucher from United

Preiss said she was trying to fly from Dulles Airport outside Washington to Austin, Texas, for a bachelorette party. A computer system glitch caused thousands...


Amazon In Talks To Buy Toys "R" Us Stores In US

And now that Toys "R" Us plans to close all its USA locations, KB Toys says it will resurrect sooner than planned. When a store goes out of business, so do th...


Sensex pares losses, rises over 100 points ahead of US Fed meet

Metal stocks bore the brunt after prices of base metals dropped in global markets. The Nifty was trading above the crucial 10,100 level, up 0.52 per cent, a...


United mistakenly flies Kansas-bound dog to Japan

The pet was delivered safely to its owners and all passengers on the flight were compensated, United said. "This decision was made in the interest of "[choosi...


Claire's Is Entering A New Chapter In Life: Bankruptcy

The majority of its store closings will impact mall-based stores. In court documents reported on by Bloomberg News, Claire's Chief Financial Officer Scott H...


United plane heading to St. Louis diverted after pet mistakenly loaded onboard

United Airlines confirmed the incident to the news station, which did not identify the type of animal or indicate if the pet was loaded into cargo or brought i...


IHeart Radio, owner of Mix 98.9 and others, files bankruptcy

The CEO of the company, Bob Pittman , said the debt iHeartMedia found itself in has " burdened our capital structure ". Executives hope to eliminate $10 ...


Broadcom drops Qualcomm takeover attempt following Trump order

On Monday, President Trump blocked a $117 billion Broadcom's bid for the maker of chip "Qualcomm", bringing up concerns for national security and sending ...


Russia Defence Ministry releases video of hypersonic missile test

Russia's Tass news agency reported his remarks. Tests of this nature also help the ground crews and all other military personnel involved to get familiar wit...


TDP continues protest in Parliament demanding special status for AP

The Schedule IX of the Act listed the state undertakings like the Andhra Pradesh State Seeds Development Corporation Ltd, Andhra Pradesh State Agro Industrial D...


Blaze pizzas for $3.14 for National Pi Day on Wednesday

Whether you're looking for a nostalgic whoopie pie or something a bit more. adult, you can find it locally. Pieology: People who join the chain's Pie Life e...


Air Canada Computer Outage Disrupts Flights

Reports are coming in from travellers worldwide, saying their Air Canada planes have been grounded. Air Canada said on its website it's working to resolve t...


Oil prices retreat as data point to continued gains in United States output

Production from shale regions will reach 6.95 MMbopd next month, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said in its monthly drilling report. April West Te...


The Distance Between Tillerson's State Dept. And Trump's White House

The foreign minister only met with him in September of a year ago. "The president wanted to make sure to have his new team in place in advance of the upcoming...


Shiffrin retains Alpine World Cup title

With one race remaining, she leads world giant slalom champion Tessa Worley by 92 points in the discipline standings with one race remaining. Shiffrin was a c...


USA economy gains 313000 jobs in February

The American economy added 313,000 jobs, the most in 20 months, according to the Department of Labor. "The gain in average hourly earnings of 2.6 percent ov...