Fox's Megyn Kelly Says Roger Ailes Harassed Her; Ailes to Be Fired

Now New York magazine citing unnamed sources reported today that Fox anchor Megyn Kelly told the outside law firm conducting the review that Ailes sexually harassed her when she was a Fox reporter about a decade ago. Carlson's lawyers said he... More..

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Dow, S&P poised for record high on strong earnings
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Dow, S&P poised for record high on strong earnings

The Standard & Poor's 500 index also fell 0.4 percent, to 2,165.17. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 58, or 0.3 percent, to 18,617. The Nasdaq composite climbed 53 points, or 1.1 percent, to 5,089. Intel ...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Donald Trump's speech was six words short of God-less

Caitlyn Jenner, right, speaks at the American Unity Fund fringe meeting at the Republican National Convention. Donald Trump's eldest children -- Donald Jr., Ivanka, Eric and Tiffany -- were regular faces in ...More..

Stocks pull back, halting a record-setting win streak
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Stocks pull back, halting a record-setting win streak

AT&T (T), Capital One (COF), Starbucks (SBUX), and Visa (V) are among the companies releasing their quarterly results after the close of today's trading. The carrier's revenue fell 4 percent because of the sof...More..

A Techstars Chicago Alum Just Released PokeDates, a PokemonGo Dating App
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

A Techstars Chicago Alum Just Released PokeDates, a PokemonGo Dating App

They may be onto something-since it launched two weeks ago, more people have downloaded Pokemon Go than Tinder . The launch of the new dating service comes after the successful release of the Niantic-devel...More..

Japan Calls for Public to Follow Cyber Security Rules Playing Pokemon Go
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Japan Calls for Public to Follow Cyber Security Rules Playing Pokemon Go

Martin said Pokémon Go's ratio of paid users to total users was 10 times that of Candy Crush Saga , the hit game from King Digital that generated more than US$1bil (RM4.05bil) of revenue in both 2013 and 2...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Roger Ailes is out as head of Fox News, Fox Business

But Murdoch's sons, who were negotiating closely with Ailes for his departure - Lachlan Murdoch, 21st Century Fox's co-executive chairman, and James Murdoch, the company's CEO - jointly issued a statement tha...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Unaired 60 Minutes clips with Trump and Pence

He humiliates them. If you think about it, Trump has a kind of loner persona. During the episode, set to air Sunday, July 17 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on CBS, Trump and Pence sat down with Lesley Stahl in Trump's NY re...More..

Still-low mortgage rates ushering new refi wave
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Still-low mortgage rates ushering new refi wave

The NerdWallet Mortgage Rate Index compiles annual percentage rates - lender interest rates plus fees, the most accurate way for consumers to compare rates. The USDA share of total applications decreased to 0...More..

Sen. Cory Booker of NJ remains under VP consideration for Clinton
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Sen. Cory Booker of NJ remains under VP consideration for Clinton

There has been much discussion heading into the weekend surrounding Kaine as a potential VP pick, as the Republican national convention winds down, and the Democratic convention kicks off. But two Democrats ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Ted Cruz Takes Heat From Texas Republican Delegates

The "Morning Joe" moderator and former GOP Florida lawmaker called the Cruz speech - loudly booed by convention delegates Wednesday night - an " embarrassing moment " for the conservative senator. In working wi...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

European Markets Mixed After ECB Holds Rates, Signals Further Stimulus

However, investors had been looking for ECB chief Mario Draghi to hint strongly at a further loosening in monetary policy in September to deal with any slowdown caused by uncertainty after Britain's shock vote ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Microsoft beats on quarterly earnings, but sales disappoint

Moreover, he says that the fact that Microsoft didn't even participate in the mobile device management market two years ago but is now seeing such success is an example of how Microsoft can enter new market...More..

U.S. dollar drops vs yen as BOJ's Kuroda plays down 'helicopter money'
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

U.S. dollar drops vs yen as BOJ's Kuroda plays down 'helicopter money'

Mr Kuroda played down the idea of injecting cash directly to businesses and consumers during a BBC Radio 4 interview, leading to a yen surge as strong as 105.41 yen per United States dollar. The euro ticked up ...More..

Hard-left activists offer cash to vote for Corbyn
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Hard-left activists offer cash to vote for Corbyn

The leader also said he would offer "the hand of friendship" to Labour MPs if he wins the leadership election. Auctioneers said the lot, which was amassed over 40 years from around the world, is one of the ...More..

Clinton campaign fundraises off Christie's 'witch trial' of Hillary
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Clinton campaign fundraises off Christie's 'witch trial' of Hillary

Christie listed her lies: no classified information on the server, she did not email classified information, all work-related emails were given back to the State Department . Trump has referred to Baldasaro...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Turkey to shut hundreds of schools in anti-coup measure

Turkish authorities have claimed Gulen was involved in the coup attempt , a claim strenuously denied by Gulen, who also soundly criticized actions taken to topple the government. Turkey's military also announ...More..

Malaysia's Attorney-General says no evidence of fraud at 1MDB
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Malaysia's Attorney-General says no evidence of fraud at 1MDB

Among the assets purchased were works of art valued at $137 million, including a $35 million painting by Claude Monet, US Attorney and California Chief Prosecutor Eileen Decker said. relations with Malaysia , ...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Owen Smith: Jeremy Corbyn has turned Labour into a 'laughing stock'

None of that seems to bother the Anyone But Corbyn camp, who are now throwing their weight behind the ideologically flexible Owen Smith as their candidate to overthrow their ideologically inflexible party l...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Manafort Hails Expanded Team for VP Candidate Pence

Pence balanced the budget", Trump said. The presumptive Republican nominee at one point dismissed Mr Pence's support of the Iraq War, despite having repeatedly chastised Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton f...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Melania Trump speechwriter admits to 'mistake' in allegedly plagiarized RNC speech

We're not sure what's more surprising: that Melania Trump is an admirer of Michelle Obama or that the Trump campaign actually admitted to a mistake. It's possible Trump's organization is "paying in advanc...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

How Castile told officer about gun critical in final moments

More than 1,500 mourners came together Thursday to remember and honor the life of Philando Castile, a young man fatally shot by a St. Anthony police officer. The fatal police shooting of the 32-year-old Castile...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Microsoft Q2 Profit Tops View On Strong Cloud Business

Azure is a cornerstone of Microsoft's transformation from a primarily software company to a cloud services provider, and its performance so far clearly is making CEO Satya Nadella happy. Microsoft's cloud re...More..

After awkward start, Trump, Pence put relationship on display
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

After awkward start, Trump, Pence put relationship on display

Ralph Reed, a longtime Republican operative and leader of the Faith and Freedom Coalition, says 10 years ago he viewed Trump as "a master self-promoter and marketer, and I really had no positive view beyond t...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Trump staff writer takes responsibility for Melania speech controversy

A Trump Organization staffer took the blame on Wednesday for plagiarizing a portion of Melania Trump's Republican National Convention speech, following observations that part of her speech borrowed heavily ...More..

Ailes, Fox News chief, in talks to step down
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Ailes, Fox News chief, in talks to step down

Rupert Murdoch and his sons, Lachlan and James, who preside over Fox News' parent company 21st Century Fox , reportedly made the decision to oust Ailes earlier this week after the initial findings of the inv...More..

Zika concern in US grows: 19 confirmed cases in SC
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Zika concern in US grows: 19 confirmed cases in SC

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Florida had confirmed a Zika infection, and that the CDC is 'closely coordinating with Florida officials, ' according to a statement sent to AFP. T...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Pokémon GO Is Even More Popular Than You Think

The app, which was already launched in countries like the United States, New Zealand, and Australia, has now made its way to Canada as well as 26 European countries. The unprecedented success of Pokémon Go - no...More..

by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Finally, the Melania Trump Plagiarism Story Comes to an End

I think we know the answer to that. Portraits of the softer side of Trump, however, have been fleeting moments in a convention with a clear, hard edge. But the rocky start raised questions about his oversight...More..

Cloud growth helped Microsoft gain profit in fourth quarter
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Cloud growth helped Microsoft gain profit in fourth quarter

That doesn't just apply to tech companies; it also includes Boeing, General Electric Co. Microsoft admitted recently that its ambitious target to get Windows 10 running on one billion devices by 2018 is lik...More..

Stenson and Mickelson locked together at Troon
by | Thursday, July 21, 2016

Stenson and Mickelson locked together at Troon

The previous Open scoring record of 267 was set by Greg Norman at Royal St. George's in 1993 and the major championship mark of 265 by David Toms at the 2001 PGA Championship. The distance between Mickelson...More..

Ryan Keeps His Balance on Trump in Convention Speech
by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Ryan Keeps His Balance on Trump in Convention Speech

Ryan later addressed the convention, urging Republicans to unite for the general election. The rest was a distillation of Ryanism: an emphasis on poverty, a level playing field, a smorgasbord of policies his me...More..

by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Christie 'relieved' Trump picked a governor

Trump's first presidential decision - the choice of a Vice Presidential running mate - seems to have been a good one. That is, picking Pence would help Trump's image to some unknown extent among certain remaini...More..

FCA Being Investigated for U.S. Sales Reporting
by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

FCA Being Investigated for U.S. Sales Reporting

The automaker has dealt with accusations of inflated vehicle sales numbers when in January 2016, two large FCA dealerships sued Chrysler alleging the automaker inflated sales numbers. Part of the disclaimer r...More..

Hillary Clinton campaigning at Las Vegas union convention
by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Hillary Clinton campaigning at Las Vegas union convention

And departing from the speech that was prepared on the teleprompter, she looked down and said, "That is right, Hillary for prison. My son's life was stolen at the hands of an illegal alien". The Democratic spea...More..

by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Anti-Trump Minnesotans leaders in battle at RNC

What happened next was pandemonium, as anti-Trump delegates chanted for a vote, and their pro-Trump opponents attempted to drown them out with cheers of "USA!" The convention hall quickly descended into chaos...More..

by | Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Tesla Working to Improve AutoPilot Safety

Critics have called for Tesla's autopilot mode to be scrapped or at least renamed, while Telsa vehicle owners appear to have backed the company. The Autopilot technology gives drivers the option to maintain s...More..

Aaron Rodgers' brother Jordan detailed their broken relationship on 'The Bachelorette'
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Aaron Rodgers' brother Jordan detailed their broken relationship on 'The Bachelorette'

The Group Date: Now that all the men have exactly the same hair cut it's extremely hard to tell them apart, but three of them are invited on a group date while another one ( Luke , maybe?) gets the final one-o...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The Game Deems Black Lives Matter Movement Hypocritical, Supports "All Lives Matter"

Representatives from the PRJC - the Portland Racial Justice Congress - say they're fearful of what may happen and that they want more of a role in overseeing police policy. "The tragedies in Louisiana and Flori...More..

JPMorgan Earnings Top Estimates on Higher Trading revenue and Loan Growth
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

JPMorgan Earnings Top Estimates on Higher Trading revenue and Loan Growth

In December 2015, Mike Weinbach moved from the position of CEO of Mortgage Servicing to CEO of the Mortgage Banking Division. Marianne Lake, JPMorgan's chief financial officer, said there were several reasons...More..

Dow, S&P 500 refresh record highs on upbeat data
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Dow, S&P 500 refresh record highs on upbeat data

The S&P 500 hit an all-time intraday high Monday, led by gains in tech stocks. The American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. The US crude oil prices fell 4.4% to $US...More..

Uber Has Completed Two Billion Rides Since Launch
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Uber Has Completed Two Billion Rides Since Launch

Kalanick said that 147 Uber rides started at the exact same second in 16 countries to tie for the two billionth trip. As their reward for hitting the milestone, all 147 riders and drivers will receive $450 ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Two more people detained in connection to Nice attack; dozens remain hospitalized

Alfano's spokeswoman didn't immediately return a call for comment, and anti-terrorism police in Bari didn't immediately respond to a request for confirmation. Police knew about him because of threats, violence ...More..

Pokemon Go now available in Germany, UK release date to follow?
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Pokemon Go now available in Germany, UK release date to follow?

More than 350,000 people downloaded Pokemon Go on EE's network before the app was officially made available on Android and iOS in the UK. If you are anxious that you might be missing out on the biggest ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Softbank buys Arm for £24.3bn

The chips are used in some of the most well-known smartphones, including Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy devices. SoftBank has committed to at least double ARM's United Kingdom workforce during the...More..

Yahoo revenue up in Q2, but earnings per share misses expectations
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Yahoo revenue up in Q2, but earnings per share misses expectations

Sale-price estimates hover around $6 billion. SunTrust has been a brokerage house following shares of Yahoo! Inc . The biggest catalyst for Yahoo stock in 2016 will be its imminent sale. An easy way for th...More..

Campaign to force Russian Federation out of Rio divides sport leaders
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Campaign to force Russian Federation out of Rio divides sport leaders

The WADA announced the results of a previous doping investigation in November 2015, which found widespread, state-sponsored doping by Russia's track and field team. McLaren did not make any recommendations on...More..

by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Trump and new running mate trade praises

Christie was said to be a better fit for Trump, but his previous prosecution of Charles Kushner, father of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, who has become a close Trump confidant, tore at Trump's family loyalt...More..

Funeral set for black Minnesota man shot by officer
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Funeral set for black Minnesota man shot by officer

Paul, Minnesota. More than 1,500 mourners came together Thursday to remember and honor the life of Philando Castile , a young man fatally shot by a St. St. Anthony provides policing for Falcon Heights. Ph...More..

S&P 500, Dow end at records
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

S&P 500, Dow end at records

Spot gold recovered from its lowest in almost two weeks, and was last up 0.85 percent at $1,342.61 an ounce. Overall, the news from corporate America is not expected to be good, with analysts estimating S&P ...More..