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Boeing CEO Says Air Force One Costs Will Be Under $4 Billion

The chief executive of Lockheed Martin Corp told President-elect Donald Trump on Friday that she was committed to driving down the cost of the company's F-35 fighter jet, a day after Trump took aim at the cost of the F-35 in a Twitter post. More..

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Government will FINALLY spend money on improving United Kingdom rural broadband
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Government will FINALLY spend money on improving United Kingdom rural broadband

These subsidies were used as stimulus for the Broadband Delivery UK project, which saw BT install broadband in areas deemed to be "not cost-effective". Superfast speeds measured at 24Mbps, aim to allow families...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Ikea dresser tip-over case reaches $50 million settlement

Ikea announced a fix program in July 2015 to encourage customers to anchor the dressers to the wall. Collas was crushed to death by the tip-over of a six-drawer MALM dresser in the bedroom of his home two year...More..

NORAD is ready to track Santa's flight
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

NORAD is ready to track Santa's flight

The information is given in eight languages - English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Japanese, German, and Chinese. Then, beginning at 4 a.m. NORAD Tracks Santa is truly a global experience, delightin...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Stocks end with slight losses; Dow falls short of 20000 yet again

The Standard & Poor's 500 index was down 2 points, or 0.1 percent, at 2,268. The Dow has jumped 9 percent and the S&P 500 has gained 6 percent, with traders betting that President-elect Trump and a Republic...More..

Dow Jones edges back from record close
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Dow Jones edges back from record close

The Federal Reserve's decision last week to raise short-term interest rates by 25 basis points, only the second hike since the financial crisis, is another boon to banks. Brent crude, the worldwide standard, ...More..

Gunfire in DRC's capital as tension grows over Kabila
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Gunfire in DRC's capital as tension grows over Kabila

Kabila, who has been in power for 15 years, recently had his rule extended to 2018. In the volatile east, nine rebels, a South African peacekeeper, a Congolese soldier, a police officer and a civilian were ki...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

VW Reaches Deal for Emissions-Cheating Audi, Porsche Models

The company's cheating came to light a year ago when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Volkswagen had fitted many of its cars with software to fool emissions tests. The Bureau's investigation foun...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Oil prices hit $52 as expected Libyan oil boost hampered

The Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) rose 0.4%, while the United States Oil Fund (USO) gained 1.5% and the iPath S&P GSCI Crude Oil Total Return Index ETN (OIL) climbed nearly 1.8%. Markey's letter is ...More..

Fred's Acquiring 865 Rite Aids; Swells to 3rd Largest US Drug Chain
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Fred's Acquiring 865 Rite Aids; Swells to 3rd Largest US Drug Chain

Rite Aid , which is in the process of being acquired by Walgreens, said the deal is subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission. Walgreens said it's selling the Rite Aid stores in response to concer...More..

Obama bans future oil leases in much of Arctic, Atlantic
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Obama bans future oil leases in much of Arctic, Atlantic

President Obama will announce this week a plan to permanently ban offshore drilling in US -owned waters in the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, according to multiple reports . US President Barack Obama intends ...More..

Harlem Deer Sentenced to Death by Bill de Blasio Found Dead
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Harlem Deer Sentenced to Death by Bill de Blasio Found Dead

A permit from the state is required to relocate deer in NY. But the animal died before it could be transported upstate and freed, a city Parks Department rep said. Cuomo and de Blasio have dueled over policy ...More..

US Consumer Prices Posted Fourth Straight Rise in November
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

US Consumer Prices Posted Fourth Straight Rise in November

Consumers in Colorado and other western states got a bit of a break last month, with prices on goods and services edging down 0.2 percent from the pervious month, the U.S. The consumer price index rose 0.2 per ...More..

Tata Motors Emerges as Key Battle in Biggest Indian Proxy Fight
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Tata Motors Emerges as Key Battle in Biggest Indian Proxy Fight

The decision was taken after a motion moved at the extraordinary general meeting (EGM ) of equity shareholders to remove Mistry was "passed unanimously", said the firm. He also denied allegations that his "act...More..

5 held in Delhi with Rs 3.25 crore in scrapped currencies
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

5 held in Delhi with Rs 3.25 crore in scrapped currencies

In a joint raid conducted by the Income Tax Department and crime branch of the Delhi Police, over Rs 3 crore in old notes have been seized from a hotel in Delhi. The money was to be flown to Mumbai and allege...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

India's wholesale prices up 3.15 pct y/y in Nov

WPI registered a growth rate of 3.4 per cent in October, and the index has now witnessed a slowing growth rate for the third consecutive month as of November. Food articles inflation lowered to 1.54 per cent as...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Rs 2.89 crore unaccounted cash seized in Bengaluru flat

Joint Commissioner of Police Ashutosh Dumbre told news agency PTI that three persons were going to exchange the new Rs. 2,000 notes totalling Rs. one crore for the defunct Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes totalling ...More..

Bill Gates leads $1 bln fund to invest in clean energy
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Bill Gates leads $1 bln fund to invest in clean energy

Last year Gates helped launch a public-private partnership focused on scaling up investment in new and riskier clean technology that often faces steep hurdles to commercialization. Trump, who said Sunday that...More..

Rick Perry Once Forgot the Name of the Agency He May Lead
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Rick Perry Once Forgot the Name of the Agency He May Lead

Bush. Perry could seek to rollback the new energy efficiency standards for appliances that the DOE is trying to rush through before the end of President Obama's term. It is appalling that the Secretary of Sta...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Simon Cowell: Both X Factor finalists are great artists

Meanwhile, Strictly Come Dancing continued to beat the opposition. In an interview with The Daily Mail , Matt spoke of how he shares a close relationship with Freddy and a number of the other contestants....More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Houston Billionaire John Arnold Backs $1 Billion Cleantech Effort

Announced on Monday an global group of institutions and wealthy executives, including Microsoft's Bill Gates and Ma, are committing $1 billion to an investment fund that will support emerging energy technologie...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

UK unions secure commitment from Tata Steel to keep jobs

India's Tata Steel pledged on Wednesday (Dec 7) to stay in Britain, ending months of uncertainty over the future of its operations including at the sprawling Port Talbot plant. It has U-turned on plans to chang...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Sky to go to 21st Century Fox?

Deal not in the bag yet It cautioned there could be no certainty that a final offer would be made by 21st Century Fox, which already owns almost 40 percent of... "Sky has not performed well in the United Kingdo...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Figures show Cyber Monday still biggest US online sales day

Some retailers started holiday promotions as early as October and are running them until Christmas Eve. Purchasers burned through $1.07 billion shopping on their tablets and cell phones, 34% more than a year ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Oil tops $55 a barrel for 1st time in 16 months

Iraq undertook the second biggest cut after Saudi Arabia, as the country agreed to reduce its oil output by 210,000 barrels per day to 4.351 mbd. Those countries and Opec meet this weekend to finalise the ter...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Michigan Supreme Court Silent On Recount Appeal

However, it will not have an impact on Trump's victory over Clinton. Wisconsin began it's presidential recount December 1 after Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein raised money to fund recounts in W...More..

The Rock Hits the Beach in First Baywatch Movie Trailer
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

The Rock Hits the Beach in First Baywatch Movie Trailer

Zac Efron and Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson star as two lifeguards who are in charge of keeping the waters safe. She exposed her bosoms to the fullest in a deep cut gown and thus gave enough pleasure to her fans....More..

Trump criticizes union leader critical of Indiana deal
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Trump criticizes union leader critical of Indiana deal

Local union members are rallying around a United Steelworkers union local president from IN that President-elect Donald Trump lashed out against on Twitter , after he called into question the number of Ca...More..

Pending home sales nudged upward in October
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Pending home sales nudged upward in October

The median price of an existing single-family detached California home was up 1.2 percent in October to $513,520 from a revised $507,260 in September . Over the past 12 months, sales of existing homes have cli...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

OPEC deal could give Russia extra $15bn in oil revenue

The price of a barrel of the North American oil benchmark, West Texas Intermediate, was down $1.20 U.S. on Tuesday to around $50.50 United States a barrel. Market watchers had said OPEC's decision to cut outp...More..