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George Stephanopoulos: I tried to ask Comey 'the most critical questions'

The war of words between Trump and Comey has heated up with the publication of Comey's new book. "Again, I don't know whether there's going to be a future pro...


Bill Nelson calls for safety probe into Allegiant Air

Data from federal regulators showed that Allegiant was on average almost 3.5 times more likely to have a mid-air breakdown than other major airlines . The ai...


James Sutherland lauds Cricket Australia's new broadcast deal with Seven and Foxtel

However, it's understood that Nine dropped out of contention yesterday, which is not surprising given it recently poached the tennis rights from Seven for $300...


JPMorgan profit just below forecast on weak investment banking

Petno Douglas B also sold $5.43M worth of JPMorgan Chase & Co. The fund owned 74,357 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 9,342 shar...


Watch The Walmart Yodeling Kid Perform On 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'

Ramsey is also set to stage a concert at his local Walmart and then also receive a $15,000 college scholarship from Walmart. The young star's Internet fame al...


Huge gender pay gap at HSBC

Companies who have not filed their pay gap figures will face legal action including court orders and fines, the government has said, but they are to be given ...


New passenger-side ratings for 7 small SUVs

The good news is, said Mueller, in a previous series of passenger-side crash testing evaluations, nine small SUVs earned the 2018 Top Safety Pick designation. Y...


Spotify valued at $26bn in unusual stock debut listing

Spotify is often credited for reversing a tide of declining revenue in the music industry and a year ago, profits rose to their highest level in a decade, larg...


World shares slide after US-China trade dispute escalates

The US kicked off this round of the fight Tuesday when the Office of the US Trade Representative announced tariffs on 128 Chinese goods , particularly in emerg...


Investors raise bets against Tesla shares

Despite all the production hell and cash flow concerns in the first quarter, Tesla has announced plans to build a new truck and a roadster sports vehicle,...


21st Century Fox could sell Sky News to Disney

Under one option he is proposing that Sky News is legally separated and ringfenced so that it effectively operates separately. The Walt Disney Co. offered to ...


Wall Street surges on last day of turbulent quarter

USA equity markets closed lower on Wednesday, as continued weakness in the technology sector weighed on the main indexes. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 114....


Facebook unveils new privacy settings for users to search for, delete data

Chris Golds from LBC London News was speaking to Emily Sharpe from Facebook's Privacy and Policy team about the new settings they are releasing following th...


China launches crude oil futures trading — China Focus

This compares with global turnover of more than $10 trillion in worldwide oil futures, the world's biggest commodity market. Concerns of a looming trade dispu...


Parts of 'uninhabited' Amazon were once home to up to a million

The stock of Amazon .com, Inc. Noesis Capital Mangement Corp now owns 505 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $489,000 after purchasing an additio...


Jaguar and Waymo just announced an electric, fully autonomous vehicle

Waymo has already been testing its ride-hailing service in the Phoenix metro area since late previous year, through a program designed for residents (you need t...


Mamata pitches for common front against BJP

Mamata, who was in New Delhi to meet NCP chief Sharad Pawar and other opposition leaders, said, "There is a huge difference between NDA of former PM Atal B...


JD Sports to acquire The Finish Line for $558mn in United States expansion

The Finish Line executive team will continue forward under the new ownership. Finish Line believes that its sale to JD Sports will provide immediate valu...


Gunmaker Remington Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Remington was founded in 1816 in NY by Eliphalet Remington II. Still, Remington was left damaged when some investors distanced themselves from the company. Th...


Elon Musk's Dad Just Had A Kid With His Stepdaughter

The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 176.19 points to 15,223.74, led by declines in base metals and financials. The Canadian dollar closed at 77.78 cents U...