UK police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

David Ratcliffe, medical director of North West Ambulance Service, told reporters Tuesday that the children were among those taken to hospitals after the explosion at Manchester Arena Monday night, where scores of teenagers and youngsters were atte... More..

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US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

Sales of newly constructed homes fell 11.4% in April, a large drop from March and big miss from expectations. "We should see further gains in the months ahead as more prospective home buyers enter the market". ...More..

Rovio to release
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rovio to release "Angry Birds" movie sequel in 2019

Van Orman is known for working on hit animated series The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack and Adventure Time , while Rice's work includes King of the Hill and Rick and Morty . " We are thrilled to be ...More..

Military Sales and Defense Cooperation Deals Signed with Saudi Arabia
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Military Sales and Defense Cooperation Deals Signed with Saudi Arabia

Boeing announced that Saudi Arabia agreed to purchase Chinook helicopters, guided weapons systems and associated support services and it intends to acquire the surveillance aircraft P-8. - An agreement between ...More..

Positive global cues lift Indian equities, FMCG stocks gain
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Positive global cues lift Indian equities, FMCG stocks gain

The drug maker continues to lose market share in anti-diabetic drug Glumetza amid increased competition, Nomura said in a note. Among the sectoral index, FMCG rose the most by surging 3.09 per cent as stocks ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Greece looks for debt help after backing further cuts

However, Jeroen Dijsselbloem sought to downplay expectations that a debt relief package for the cash-strapped country is imminent. Under pressure from the International Monetary Fund, eurozone finance ministe...More..

North Korea urges USA to roll back hostile policies against Pyongyang
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

North Korea urges USA to roll back hostile policies against Pyongyang

The test triggered a new USA -backed push for a fresh round of United Nations sanctions against the North. Under the watch of third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea has been pursuing a decades-l...More..

8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself

In the footage, which hasn't been released to the media, Branch said you see the 8-year-old child walk into the bathroom and try to shake the attacker's hand, but the attacker forcefully pulls him forward and s...More..

Danny DeVito backs Jeremy Corbyn for Prime Minister
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Danny DeVito backs Jeremy Corbyn for Prime Minister

And, in a comment that will infuriate many Labour activists and MPs, Mr McCluskey said: "I believe that if Labour can hold on to 200 seats or so it will be a successful campaign". So polls which show the To...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

AT&T communications workers go on strike

The wireline and DirecTV workers have been without a new contract for over a year and held a one-day strike in March. "They're trying to close up corporate stores to open up authorized retailer stores". "This...More..

Senate Russia investigators invite Comey to testify, seek documents
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Senate Russia investigators invite Comey to testify, seek documents

Authorities said Russian Federation meddled in November's election to benefit Trump. Chaffetz, a conservative Republican who was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2008, gained prominence as hea...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

But Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected claims the Government ignored warnings the health service was vulnerable, and said the Government was putting £2bn into cyber security. A divert remains in place for ...More..

Japan economy expands at 2.2 percent annual pace in Jan-Mar
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Japan economy expands at 2.2 percent annual pace in Jan-Mar

Japan's economy grew 0.5 per cent in the first three months of 2017, its fifth straight winning quarter and the longest expansion in more than a decade, government data showed on Thursday (May 18). The data cou...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

OPEC asks USA to cut oil output and prosper global economy

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were trading at $47.46 per barrel, up 13 cents, or 0.3 percent from the last settlement. Oil prices sank to a five-month low below $44 a barrel in NY last ...More..

Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians

Friedman's hardline position on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has sparked controversy. It is therefore important to maintain bilateral relations, refrain from unilateral steps, search together for mutually a...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ford cutting 1400 jobs

It expects the actions to be complete by the end of September. But with Ford spending heavily on autonomous-drive, electric vehicles and mobility solutions, investors are wondering how much those investments wi...More..

Barnier ready to start Brexit talks hours after election
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Barnier ready to start Brexit talks hours after election

The detailed negotiating mandate will be presented for adoption at a European Council summit on 22nd May, pointed out the President of the Commission Jean-Claude Juncker. Mr. Barnier said he was hopeful the Uni...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump 'asked Federal Bureau of Investigation boss to drop Flynn inquiry'

A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan issued a statement supporting the efforts. And indeed, when one considers the number of self-inflicted wounds his presidency has suffered-a presidency that one high-p...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

How Home Depot Earnings Are Pushing the Stock to New Highs

ET to discuss information included in this news release and related matters. Home Depot , the largest US home-improvement retailer, is profiting from the rebound in housing prices, which has made property ow...More..

Target stock jumps as retailer blows past Wall Street expectations
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Target stock jumps as retailer blows past Wall Street expectations

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company purchased a new position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores during the third quarter worth approximately $262,122,000. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $1.49...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

Speaking at an annual conference of his company's shareholders in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday, Buffett said that healthcare costs were the biggest problem facing USA businesses, adding that his federal incom...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

The U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Nikki Haley, said on ABC television that the United States has been working well with China, Pyongyang's closest ally, and raised the possibility of new sanctions against North ...More..

European Union top court raises questions over trade deals
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

European Union top court raises questions over trade deals

CIMB economist Song Seng Wun said judging from the EU-Canada trade deal experience, the decision was "somewhat expected". The European Court of Justice ruled today that the European Commission can not c...More..

Murray's slump continues; crashes out of Italian Open
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Murray's slump continues; crashes out of Italian Open

Murray, who turned 30 on Monday, has not won a title since the Dubai Open in February and was eliminated in the second round of the Madrid Open last week, and his defence of the Rome Masters has now ended at th...More..

S&P 500, Nasdaq notch record closes as oil jumps
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

S&P 500, Nasdaq notch record closes as oil jumps

A wide group of oil-producing countries has already cut production in hopes of supporting the price of oil, and Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia said they want to extend the cuts through the first three mont...More..

Slain Montana deputy had 3 years with department
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Slain Montana deputy had 3 years with department

The chase ended before sunrise with the suspects' vehicle driving on its rims, a suspect shot and hospitalized and his father under arrest, officials said. The vehicle came to a rest east of Rock Creek and the ...More..

Google Can Now Remove AdSense Ads From Single Pages
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Google Can Now Remove AdSense Ads From Single Pages

Today, Google announced the ability to address violations more surgically and a a new tool for publishers to get more information about enforcements and address them. AdSense allows websites to make revenue by ...More..

SpaceX set for launch of Falcon 9 rocket
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

SpaceX set for launch of Falcon 9 rocket

The rocket will carry a massive telecoms satellite for the British company Inmarsat , which will be added to Inmarsat's network of satellites already in space that beam broadband internet to ships at sea and...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Teen dies after drinking large diet soda, latte, energy drink, coroner says

According to the coroner, Cripe had consumed a large diet Mountain Dew, a cafe latte from McDonald's and some kind of energy drink in the span of two hours. The initial autopsy did not pinpoint the cause of d...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Heavy gunfire in Ivory Coast in latest military unrest

The situation remained calm however in Abidjan on Saturday, a day after the rebelling soldiers had surrounded the military's headquarters in the city. But the mutinies show that divisions persist, particularl...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Europol warns of escalation as cyber attacks hit over 200000 victims

In a statement Saturday, Europol's European Cybercrime Centre, known as EC3, said the attack "is at an unprecedented level and will require a complex global investigation to identify the culprits". "For so many...More..

South Korea: Rival North Korea launches ballistic missile
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

South Korea: Rival North Korea launches ballistic missile

Choe Son Hui, director general for North American Affairs at the Foreign Ministry, spoke briefly to reporters in Beijing on Saturday en route to Pyongyang. Cover: A South Korean army soldier walks by a TV new...More..

United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

But Europol Director Rob Wainwright said he feared the attack was not over and that the number of attacks would continue to grow. The so-called WannaCry ransomware locks access to user files and demands money...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Health care debate shifting over to Senate

Republican senators plan to write a health care bill that could be radically different from the one passed last week by the House, according to a Bloomberg report. House of Representatives Democratic leader N...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Buffett: GOP Health Care Bill a Tax Cut for the Rich

But he said Berkshire welcomes being alerted to misbehavior via an internal "hotline" that gets 4,000 calls a year. In the past year alone, almost all of Buffett's stocks are up, particularly Apple (aapl), whic...More..

Baahubali character was only written for Prabhas
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Baahubali character was only written for Prabhas

The film has earned an enormous Rs 182 crore in its first week in China beating Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 to become the number one film at the Chinese box office. So there is lot for fans to look forward to...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Snapchat's Growth Stalls in Facebook's Shadow in 1Q Report

Snapchat's growth was faster than Facebook , however, which said its overall daily user base grew 18 percent year-over-year in the first quarter, as well as Twitter , which reported growth of 14 percent in...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Oil spikes as United States inventories tumble by more than expected

Oil prices continued to gain support in the NY session from the larger than expected draw in the EIA inventories data. The EIA now estimates US commercial crude oil inventories declined by 7.4 million barrels...More..

Anthem gives up Cigna bid, vows to fight on over damages
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Anthem gives up Cigna bid, vows to fight on over damages

In an earlier statement emailed to FierceHealthcare before Anthem made its announcement, a Cigna spokesman wrote that "we look forward to closing this final chapter". Anthem argues that Cigna isn't ent...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Oil prices rise in Asia in expectation of Aramco supply cut

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $46.85 per barrel, up 63 cents, or 1.36 percent. Inventories dropped by 5.79 million barrels last week, the American Petroleum Institute was said to re...More..

United Kingdom election dampens outlook for house prices: Rics
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

United Kingdom election dampens outlook for house prices: Rics

Enquiries from new buyers have grown little since last November, showing "stagnant" demand, according to RICS. Overall 9% more respondents saw a drop in sales over the month (from -3%), which is the weakest rea...More..

Nearly 250 missing in Mediterranean shipwrecks
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Nearly 250 missing in Mediterranean shipwrecks

The increased death toll is due to the greater use of small, plastic boats and the violence of the people smugglers. Some 50 people were rescued and disembarked in Sicily on Sunday, but more than 80 people are ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump to announce federal court nominees

Most Supreme Court justices previously served as appeals court judges. President Trump is expected to reveal 10 of his picks for lower federal courts on Monday - marking the first of many such announcements, ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Key moments that led up to FBI Director Comey's firing

I have long called for a special congressional committee to investigate Russia's interference in the 2016 election. Some Democrats compared Trump's move to the "Saturday Night Massacre" of 1973, in which Pres...More..

Widespread Google Docs spam emails carry phishing attack
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Widespread Google Docs spam emails carry phishing attack

Users that have given access to the fake Docs program may check their third party apps to see if it still has access to their accounts. If you're a Gmail user that has received an email inviting you to view...More..

Trump says he's willing to consider raising gas tax
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump says he's willing to consider raising gas tax

The proposal would also nearly double a deduction that would reduce taxable income, incentivizing Americans to skip itemizing their tax returns and opt for a larger deduction. Trump's White House is working ...More..

Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison introduced the levy on Australia's five biggest banks - Westpac , ANZ , Commonwealth, National Australia Bank and Macquarie Group - in yesterday's budget, saying it was a...More..

Nasdaq hits record while Dow, S&P 500 inch lower
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Nasdaq hits record while Dow, S&P 500 inch lower

Stocks turned in a mixed showing, with the S&P and Dow tilting slightly lower while the Nasdaq set another record high close. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq composite hit all-time highs before paring gains as i...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

United States approves heavier weapons for Syrian Kurds

U.S. President Donald Trump's defense secretary emerged upbeat on Tuesday from talks with a Turkish official about the fight against Islamic State but did not disclose any progress toward settling a row over U....More..

Syrian refugees name baby for Canadian PM Justin Trudeau
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Syrian refugees name baby for Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

Two other Syrian refugee couples have named their newborns after Justin Trudeau in the past couple of months alone. Justin Trudeau Adam Bilal was born on Thursday at 6:15 p.m.at the Rocky View General Hospi...More..