China nuclear envoy in talks on North Korea threat

The US said United States-China Comprehensive Dialogue will be overseen by the two presidents and have four pillars: the Diplomatic and Security Dialogue; the Comprehensive Economic Dialogue; the Law Enforcement and Cybersecurity Dialogue; and the So... More..

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Trucking companies Swift and Knight to merge

The merger would create Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. Knight shares would be exchanged one-for-one. The holding company structure will enable the Knight and Swift businesses to operate under common ...More..

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Marine Le Pen Denies France's Role In Major Holocaust Raid

Almost 38,000 Jews had been deported to Auschwitz from France by the end of September 1942. In recent weeks Le Pen and Macron have achieved the best positions with more than 25 percent, but since early April th...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Video shows passenger dragged off United flight

The man, whom some social media users said is a doctor, was yanked from his seat at Chicago's O'Hare Airport before the flight to Louisville, Ky. According to the Courier-Journal, the man was able to return...More..

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Kim Jong Un May Hide After Syria Attack

While the timing was largely coincidental, the fact that US President Donald Trump ordered the strike while hosting a summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping carried particular resonance given that the North's nu...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Aldermore Group PLC's (ALD) Buy Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. This is an increase from ...More..

Brexit: Tusk and May in 'friendly' meeting
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Brexit: Tusk and May in 'friendly' meeting

The EPP's German leader Manfred Weber told the assembly "we want a fair and constructive atmosphere", but warned Britain can not get a better deal leaving than staying inside the bloc. She said: 'We will be tal...More..

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California Gas Tax 2017: Governor Jerry Brown Expected To Sign SB1 Bill

Even with the new gas tax, California still needs federal infrastructure investment. Nearly $1 billion in another bill may have helped the gas tax bill, which will increase gas taxes and add fees to pay for...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Australia says it's ready to supply uranium to India

The prime minister also said that during the meeting, a number of rward-looking decisions were taken further strengthen ties betweeforwardh countries. Emphasising on the need for stability in the Indo-Pacific r...More..

UK Starts Clawback of EU Laws as May Aims to Regain Control
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

UK Starts Clawback of EU Laws as May Aims to Regain Control

British officials will pay close attention to what Tusk says about launching talks on a free trade deal during the two years, before the Brexit settlement is final. Solicitors, on the British Prime Minister Th...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Delta says 150 more flights canceled as storm effects linger

Thunderstorms and tornado warnings caused nearly 3,000 flights to be cancelled or delayed. That brought the total number of cancellations to around 3,000. "The resulting recovery has not been ideal", he added. ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Indianapolis ranks ninth for dog attacks on mail carriers

But with Brooklyn ranking no. 22, and Flushing ranking no. 27, they're far from the most beleaguered places in the USA when it comes to dog attacks: Los Angeles holds the top spot, with 80 attacks reported in 2...More..

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Locally made Tomahawks slam into Syrian air base

A total of 59 tomahawk missiles were launched from the USS Porter and USS Ross in the Mediterranean Sea. In an interview on Latvian Television this morning, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Unity) sai...More..

Bare head Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia-Twitter explodes
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Bare head Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia-Twitter explodes

Both countries are part of the US-led coalition that has been carrying out air strikes and supporting local forces against IS in Syria and Iraq since mid-2014. May and Saudi King Salman would discuss "tax and p...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Britain Offers to Help to Wean Saudi Economy Off Oil Dependency

During the meeting, they discussed the joint cooperation to combat extremism and fight against terrorism in addition to the latest developments in the region and the two countries' stances towards them. On arri...More..

EBay, Flipkart partner to maximize India e-comm opportunities
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

EBay, Flipkart partner to maximize India e-comm opportunities

Chinese giant Tencent, which has invested in social networking, gaming, e-commerce, and other areas, is joining as a strategic investor, the release noted, and will be lending expertise to Flipkart in areas s...More..

Syria strike a 'message to others'
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Syria strike a 'message to others'

US National Security Advisor HR McMaster revealed the President has requested the military be ready to to action to "remove the threat to the American people". The Navy Times boasted that "the strike group br...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

European Union to expand sanctions on North Korea

North Korea nearly certainly felt the geopolitical impact of President Donald Trump's strike on Syria Thursday. The North's actions are provocative moves in clear violation of worldwide bans. North Korea has ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

As Westinghouse declares bankruptcy, what happens to the nuke plants it's building?

Westinghouse's troubles are said to have stemmed from cost overruns on four nuclear reactors that are now under construction, Reuters noted. Analysts said Toshiba paid too much for Westinghouse , forcin...More..

Opposition leaders disrupt Lok Sabha over Tarun Vijays racist remarks
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Opposition leaders disrupt Lok Sabha over Tarun Vijays racist remarks

Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, sought time to speak regarding Vijay's remarks . He also questioned Shantaram's nationality, which prompted the photographer to display his Indian passpor...More..

Alleged Russian hacker arrested in Spain at US request
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Alleged Russian hacker arrested in Spain at US request

Spanish authorities arrested the suspect based on an global arrest warrant issued by U.S. law enforcement. His mobile phone was also seized. It should be noted that the USA government has accused Russian Fede...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Equal Pay Day Is Reminder of Existing Wage Gap

On this Equal Pay Day , they were offering 20 percent off one book, "The Mother of All Questions", as a tribute to the 20 percent gap between men and women's pay. Women also make an estimated $0.77 on the $1 m...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Oil producers look into rollover of output cuts

The statement Sunday from the meeting in Kuwait said that while the deal came into effect at the start of the year, it can be extended for another six months, "depending on the status of supply and demand, in...More..

Internet to remain suspended till April 12
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Internet to remain suspended till April 12

The Foreign Office said the abysmally low voter turnout was a tangible indication that the Hurriyat leadership and the people of Jammu and Kashmir had categorically rejected the sham elections. Following the es...More..

WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher

It's the highest close since March 7. Five producers from OPEC joined with non-member Oman on Sunday to voice support for an extension. The global benchmark crude traded at a premium of $2.56 to WTI. At the M...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Twitter divided over airline decision to bar girls for wearing leggings

The company also responded on Twitter to more well-known critics, such as Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette , while continuing to explain to others that customers would not be banned from traveling i...More..

Robbers strike on Rajdhani Express
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Robbers strike on Rajdhani Express

Meanwhile, the railway police have been informed about the incident following which the officials have launched a probe. When the train reached Patna Junction, passengers vociferously protested the lack of se...More..

MI and Flint just agreed to replace 18000 lead-tainted pipes
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

MI and Flint just agreed to replace 18000 lead-tainted pipes

Unfortunately, Flint, Michigan still doesn't have clean water. Flint's water crisis drew global headlines and prompted a state of emergency after high levels of lead were found in the blood of local children....More..

California Governor Declares the Golden State Drought is Officially Over
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

California Governor Declares the Golden State Drought is Officially Over

Cities and water districts throughout the state will be required to continue reporting their water use each month, said the governor order , which also bans wasteful practices. However, Californians are a toug...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trump lauds military, defends attack

That Trump focused more on trade than North Korea does not mean that he would ease the pressure on the Pyongyang government. In an outcome likely to play well in China, state news agency Xinhua said USA and...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Leftist Moreno heading to disputed win in Ecuador election

Before the election, he said he would evict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the Ecuadorean embassy in London within 30 days of taking office. Moreno was shot in a 1998 carjacking, and he is the first ...More..

US stock futures dip; oil jumps after strike in Syria
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

US stock futures dip; oil jumps after strike in Syria

The U.K.'s FTSE 100 was fractionally lower at 7,301 (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-defense-shares-keep-ftse-100-aloft-after-us-strikes-syria-2017-04-07). Investors had already been on edge as Trump met C...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Charlotte ranks among top 20 cities for mail carrier dog attacks

In their study, USPS reports Los Angeles as the highest-ranking city for dog attacks on their employees. Also, please note: The dogs pictured here are all, to the best of our knowledge, very good dogs who w...More..

Wonga data breach could affect 270000 customers
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Wonga data breach could affect 270000 customers

Wonga said in a statement: "We are working closely with authorities and we are in the process of informing affected customers. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused", the lender added. Wonga is y...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Masters social round-up: Garcia finally ends wait in Augusta thriller

Justin Rose sounded more like a golf fan planning out his Sunday TV schedule than a co-leader at the Masters prepping for the final round. But he was still in a four-way tie for the lead, and it looked as tho...More..