Several reportedly injured in shooting at UPS facility in San Francisco

According to the San Francisco Chronicle , an active shooter was reported at a UPS facility on San Bruno Avenue, near where police said they were responding. Police treated the facility as a crime scene and put it on lockdown. "Violence is never ... More..

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SeaWorld under investigation after impact of 'Blackfish' documentary
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

SeaWorld under investigation after impact of 'Blackfish' documentary

The Company also has received subpoenas from the staff of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with these matters. In an SEC filing, the company disclosed that it received a subpoena ...More..

Sears Cuts 400 Jobs in Turnaround Plan
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Sears Cuts 400 Jobs in Turnaround Plan

Sears said it has made about $1 billion in annualized cost savings to date, and remains on track to meet its $1.25 billion target. CEO at Sears Eddie Lampert said the company was making progress with the res...More..

Punchy new petrol engine added to a trio of Jaguar models
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Punchy new petrol engine added to a trio of Jaguar models

Jaguar are bringing out a new near-300bhp engine to be used in the XE, XF, and F-PACE models. The XF will achieve 0-60mph in 5.5 seconds and 40mpg with the new Ingenium engine, while in the XE 0-60mph also co...More..

Takata declares bankruptcy, sells assets
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Takata declares bankruptcy, sells assets

Key Safety Systems , a Chinese-owned company based in MI, is paying $1.6 billion for almost all of Takata's operations. Liabilities of the Tokyo-headquartered firm now stand at an estimated 1 trillion yen (...More..

Detroit judge calls emergency deportation hearings for Iraqi nationals
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Detroit judge calls emergency deportation hearings for Iraqi nationals

The advocates, along with the ACLU, fear the immigrants, many of them Iraqi Christians, could face persecution in Iraq - either tortured or killed - and deserve more time to argue their cases. According to I...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways is attempting to buy a 10 percent stake in American Airlines , which has confirmed the move by filing for a required review by the U.S. Parker said in his letter that American Airlines "will n...More..

US releases photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

US releases photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept

A Swedish military jet was buzzed by a Russian fighter on Monday. The defense minister said this is demonstrated by the ongoing Baltops and Saber Strike military drills, which involve thousands of troops as wel...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

France's Altice USA rallies in NY market debut

Altice USA Inc ., a subsidiary of Patrick Drahi's global telco, content, and advertising group which owns Cablevision/Optimum and Suddenlink, has raised $1.9 billion in its initial public offering. BC Partn...More..

All banks pass this year's stress tests
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

All banks pass this year's stress tests

America's big banks are a step closer to paying billions of dollars to shareholders after the Federal Reserve determined that their cash reserves were large enough to withstand a severe shock to the United St...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar

Shopper Earlene Garvey had a carload of groceries Friday from Whole Foods but said nothing is easier than having groceries delivered from Amazon's service AmazonFresh . Whole Foods becomes a convenient pl...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump checks out agriculture tech in Iowa

Simultaneously forgetting where he was and clinging to his anti-environment rhetoric, Donald Trump mocked wind power at his campaign rally in Iowa on Wednesday. Before the rally, Trump appeared at a community...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

IS blows up Mosul mosque where Baghdadi announced 'caliphate'

ISIS forces destroyed the famous Great Mosque of al-Nuri Wednesday, as Iraqi forces attempted to close in on the area, according to various reports . The Iraqi Security Forces, backed by steady support from th...More..

Things Whole Foods Gains from Amazon
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Things Whole Foods Gains from Amazon

He said, " Whole Foods Market has been satisfying, delighting and nourishing customers for almost four decades - they're doing an awesome job and we want that to continue". Well, now the Amazon is the highest ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Data of nearly 200 mn US voters leaked

The dataset, which was most recently updated in January 2017, includes details on voters in every USA state and the District of Columbia. The database includes information from the 2008, 2012 and 2016 president...More..

Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat

The pound hit an eight-week low against the dollar and its lowest levels in seven months versus the euro before recovering slightly after May said she would form a government backed by her "friends" in the DU...More..

Wall St rises as tech stocks bounce back
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Wall St rises as tech stocks bounce back

On the currency front, the US dollar is trading at 111.32 yen compared to the 110.88 yen it fetched at the close of NY trading on Friday. Moving lower for the second straight week, the Nasdaq slid by 0.9 perc...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

On Thursday, May visited the wreckage of an apartment building in west London , where at least 17 people were killed in a fire, and ordered a public inquiry. May's program will most probably have to be watered...More..

Woman who stormed stage during 'Julius Caesar' is arrested
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Woman who stormed stage during 'Julius Caesar' is arrested

Goebbels was a close adviser to Adolf Hitler during the latter's leadership of Nazi Germany. Police said she'll be charged with disorderly conduct and trespassing. The Theater's interpretation of the Shakespear...More..

Johanna Konta marches into last four at Nottingham
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Johanna Konta marches into last four at Nottingham

Konta had no idea she had reached that significant mark in her career which has seen her surge into the world's top 10 and also could not remember who had been her first "scalp" in 2007. "I worked very hard to ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Walmart to acquire online men's clothing retailer Bonobos

It purchased Jet.com previous year for $3. 3 billion . Under the new deal, Bonobos clothing will not, as of yet, be sold in Walmart stores; it's not clear yet what will happen to the brand's current presence ...More..

Sensex ends in green as RBI holds rates; banks top gainer
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Sensex ends in green as RBI holds rates; banks top gainer

But the market's record-setting spree short-lived and the 30-share Sensex shed almost 119 points to end at 31,190.56, while Nifty slumped nearly 38 points to finish at 9,637.15. Bharat Forge was the biggest...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday

A DUP spokesperson said there had been a break in tasks due to parliamentary business. Former Prime Minister John Major said he was concerned May's plan to govern with the support of the DUP could pitch the p...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Fed raises rate, plans to trim portfolio

The third rate hike since December indicates that the central bank believes the USA economy is on solid ground. The Fed has a 2.4trn portfolio of Treasury bonds and mortgage-backed securities, and major...More..

Netflix joins growing protest to save net neutrality
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Netflix joins growing protest to save net neutrality

When the list of organizations and companies participating first surfaced earlier this month, Netflix was notably absent from the group. "But supporting open Internet is still the right thing for our consumers"...More..