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Sep 26 2016

South Korean Officials Verify Radiation Traces from North Korea's Nuclear Test

That and a series of missile tests this year have raised fears that North Korea is making faster-than-expected progress with its weapons programs. Friday's test was t...

Sep 26 2016

Bush asks Obama for help after trying to take a selfie

So when he needed some help with taking a group photo on Saturday following the opening ceremony of the National Museum of African American History and Culture , Bush ta...

Sep 19 2016

USA gives Israel biggest-ever military aid package

Following months of behind-the-scenes negotiations, the state department said on Tuesday that the two countries had reached a 10-year agreement, with a signing ceremony...

Sep 17 2016

Israeli settlements have grown during the Obama years

The U.S. has just given Israel the largest military aid package in history. While the rigidity could be considered fiscally responsible, it is unprecedented, said Jim...

Sep 16 2016

Ford CEO: Donald Trump is wrong about Mexico

Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields announced Wednesday that the company will move its small vehicle assembly from Wayne, Michigan, about 30 miles west of Detroit, to ...

Sep 16 2016

Wells Fargo to End Employees Sales Goals

Federal prosecutors are in the early stages of an investigation into sales practices at Wells Fargo wfc , the Wall Street Journal reported , citing people familiar wit...

Sep 11 2016

EIA Sees OPEC Crude Output Rising In 2016 And 2017

Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in its monthly Short-Term Energy Outlook on Wednesday. Iran is pumping 3.8 million barrels a day, approaching its targe...

Sep 10 2016

ValueAct buys stake in Seagate Technology

Now shares have been rated as "Buy" from "0" brokerage firms and "3" brokerage firms say as "Strong Buy". In the transaction, Seagate Technology and ValueAct Capital ...

Sep 07 2016

Carlson settles lawsuit against Ailes for $20 million

Carlson, former co-host of "Fox and Friends", filed a sexual harassment suit against Ailes in early July. After Carlson filed her complaint, lawyers for Ailes attempted t...

Sep 07 2016

Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy in $37-billion deal

The deal, which the companies say is expected to close in the first quarter of 2017, was approved unanimously by both companies' boards of directors. Enbridge , Canada...

Sep 07 2016

Schneiderman announces probe into EpiPen price hike

Sen. Mylan responded to the AG's announcement, saying its EpiPen4Schools program provides free EpiPens to US schools, with more than 700,000 being given out. The comp...

Sep 07 2016

DeAndre Ayton surprises by committing to Arizona basketball

Originally from the Bahamas, he is a 7-0, 250-pound center and is a commanding big-man prospect with shooting range to 16 feet and toughness to finish around the rim. If ...

Sep 05 2016

Though Promised for Domestic Use, Dakota Access Pipeline May Fuel Oil Exports

However, members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe are protesting the pipeline. She indicated the trip could prove to be a vital learning experience for the youth. Dak...

Sep 04 2016

Serena eyes next step on path to history

In the victory, Serena won 82 percent of her first serve points and 68 percent of her second serve points. I was trying to run for every ball. Williams arrived at Flu...

Sep 03 2016

Sterling near four-week highs, awaits construction data

The headline reading also represented the joint highest single monthly gain since the PMI survey began 25 years ago, jumping from 48.3, a 41-month low, in July. Reports f...

Aug 31 2016

Apple says will appeal against European Union tax decision

The deal effectively reduced Apple's tax from the standard rate of 12.5% in Ireland to a much lower level. Ireland's finance ministry said its position remained t...

Aug 30 2016

Postal workers job action would start with a rotating overtime ban

Canada Post has proposed wage increases and pension plan protections, while seeking greater flexibility to assign carriers to evening or weekend schedules to meet rising ...

Aug 29 2016

No legal status for undocumented immigrants

In seeming to shift back towards his original position, Trump acknowledged that he would not be able to easily and efficiently deport all 11 million people at once. Trump...

Aug 29 2016

US Stocks Close Mixed After Fed Chair Janet Yellen Talks Rate Hike

She pointed to steady gains in employment and strength in consumer spending. "While economic growth has not been rapid, it has been sufficient to generate further impro...

Aug 29 2016

Tropical System Headed for South Florida

There's a 60 percent or "medium" chance the formation will organize over the next five days, which is down from 80 percent on Wednesday. "Until then, the National Hurrica...