Drake, the Chainsmokers lead with 22 Billboard Award nods

Katarina Benzova; Danny ClinchThe nominees for this year's Billboard Music Awards have been revealed, and a handful of classic-rock artists are in the running for various honors, including Guns N' Roses , Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band ,... More..

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Chinese tech firm LeEco ends bid to buy TV maker Vizio
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Chinese tech firm LeEco ends bid to buy TV maker Vizio

Additionally, LeEco states there is a plan to bring Vizio TV sets to the Chinese market, but there is no word on how or when that will take place. For now, Vizio will remain a US-based business, though you'...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) Valuation According To Analysts

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc is a media and entertainment company. 08/04/2016 - Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Pivotal Research. The ex-dividend date is Monday,...More..

Trudeau to visit Second World War battlefield at Juno Beach
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trudeau to visit Second World War battlefield at Juno Beach

But he saved a special thanks for Canada, telling Trudeau and the hundreds of others assembled that the Canadians' actions at Vimy were "a turning point for our city and our country". Among those attending the ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Jared Kushner And Ivanka Trump to divest some assets

Not surprisingly, the couple holds a massive real estate and business empire worth as much as $ 741 million , according to The New York Times . Mr Kushner did resign from more than 200 positions in the partn...More..

UK central bank drawn into market manipulation scandal
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

UK central bank drawn into market manipulation scandal

The tape, unearthed by BBC Panorama , catches Mark Dearlove , a senior Barclays manager, telling Libor submitter Peter Johnson to lower his Libor rates, citing "very serious pressure" from the Bank of Engl...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Greece says a deal on unfreezing the bailout is close

Athens and its creditors are racing to secure a deal ahead of a series of large debt repayments, totalling more than €6bn, that Greece must make in July. "An agreement on policies will have to be followed by di...More..

Seattle Sues: Mayor Ready to Combat Trump's Executive Orders
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Seattle Sues: Mayor Ready to Combat Trump's Executive Orders

Another important point Sessions made was the fact that his order is based upon the policies put in place by the Obama administration past year - policies it subsequently failed to follow through on. But Trump'...More..

Reformist head of Ukraine's central bank resigns
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Reformist head of Ukraine's central bank resigns

Under Gontareva's leadership, Ukraine managed to turn from a pegged to a floating hryvnia and started cleaning up the country's banking system with over 80 lenders shut down. Gontareva had placed the central ba...More..

Alabama governor to face impeachment hearings
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Alabama governor to face impeachment hearings

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks during a news conference on Friday, April 7, 2017, outside the Alabama Capitol building in Montgomery, Ala. Seven of the court's eight active judges concurred with the stay:...More..

Wells Execs Ordered To Pay $75M After Fake-Sales Report
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Wells Execs Ordered To Pay $75M After Fake-Sales Report

The San Francisco-based bank fired 5,300 employees between 2011 and 2016 for the scheme, including some branch managers. Early warnings fell on deaf ears: As early as 2004 an internal Wells Fargo investig...More..

Tracy Porter Waived by Chicago Bears After 2 Seasons
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tracy Porter Waived by Chicago Bears After 2 Seasons

Tracy Porter, who you may remember for his game-sealing pick-six against Peyton Manning back in Super Bowl XLIV, was released by the Bears on Monday. He battled through knee issues throughout the season accordi...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Oil prices firm on strong demand, political uncertainty in Syria

Investors had already been on edge with talks poised to begin between Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping over flashpoints such as North Korea and China's huge trade surplus with the United States . "Th...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Twitter Sues DHS After Agency Demands Identity of 'Alt Immigration'

The lawsuit, filed on Thursday in California, comes on the heels of a report that visitors to the US could soon be routinely asked to hand over email and social media account passwords to the immigration servic...More..

Sacked finance minister Gordhan says intelligence report used to fire him
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Sacked finance minister Gordhan says intelligence report used to fire him "nonsense"

The recall caused South Africa's rand to lose almost 5 per cent, another blow to Africa's most industrialized economy that has stalled amid high unemployment. Gordhan became South Africa's finance minister aft...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trump hails 'tremendous progress' as Xi summit ends

The deployment of the US-supplied High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) in South Korea featured in the talks between the leaders of the world's two biggest economies because of China's constant opposition to it. A...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Sharks players see Olympic decision as shortsighted

I'm pretty sure everything is going to be fine. USA Hockey executive director Dave Ogrean called the country's player pool "as deep as it has ever been", and executive Jim Johannson - who could be tasked with p...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Westinghouse Electric is filing for bankruptcy

The Westinghouse bankruptcy is unlikely to have an impact on civil nuclear deal, but India needs to be cautious in its negotiations with Westinghouse , said Sazawal who served as the subject matter expert ...More..

BrewDog 'worth £1bn' after selling stake to U.S. investor
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

BrewDog 'worth £1bn' after selling stake to U.S. investor

The company U-turned on the decision, calling it a "mistake that hurt a lot", however despite a social media backlash Watt remained unapologetic over a second trademark infringement days later over the use of...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

United Airlines literally drags a passenger off an overbooked plane

Five children were injured when an inflatable bounce house and slide were lifted into the air by a strong gust of wind at a church carnival in SC. Operations at Delta Airlines are beginning to stabilize but t...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

United States says Syria strike is 'a message to other nations'

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with President Trump at the southern White House this week (Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida) to discuss a number of issues from trade to security. But analysts say any unil...More..

World markets on edge as US strikes Syria amid Xi summit
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

World markets on edge as US strikes Syria amid Xi summit

The safe haven in the currency markets, the Japanese yen has risen 60 points against the USA dollar to hit a 5-month high of 110.09 (USD/JPY). Wall Street also eased on disappointing USA monthly jobs data and...More..

Donald Tusk has outlined the EU's Brexit negotiation strategy
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Donald Tusk has outlined the EU's Brexit negotiation strategy

Unveiling his draft negotiating guidelines for forthcoming withdrawal talks under Article 50 of the European Union treaties, Mr Tusk insisted that Brussels will take a "constructive" approach and wants to kee...More..

Tesla just became the most valuable carmaker in America
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tesla just became the most valuable carmaker in America

As Tesla gains moderated, however, GM, founded in 1908, took back its place as No. 1 auto maker by market capitalization, recently worth $51.3 billion to Tesla's $50.8 billion. Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) has ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Republicans vote to end USA internet privacy

He says with the regulation now scrapped, though it would be possible in theory to go to an internet provider and buy a person's browsing history it would not work out that way in reality. Violation of online p...More..

Chinese insurance regulator under graft investigation
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Chinese insurance regulator under graft investigation

Its one-sentence statement gave no details and phone calls Monday to the CCDI and CIRC were not answered. Xiang's name and position have been removed from the CIRC's website although news about him remains,...More..

No Shanghai surprise but Ferrari confirm challenge
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

No Shanghai surprise but Ferrari confirm challenge

Mercedes may have pummeled the competition previous year, but star driver Lewis Hamilton said Sunday the German constructors face a heavyweight brawl with a beefed-up Ferrari team this season. As expected, t...More..

ANC Parly caucus stands by corruption, Zuma's poor leadership
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

ANC Parly caucus stands by corruption, Zuma's poor leadership

But on Wednesday, the ANC said it accepted Zuma's reason for firing Gordhan, which Mantashe said was "the irretrievable breakdown of the relationship between the president and a member of his Cabinet". Zuma and...More..

Krispy Kreme Owner To Buy Panera Bread In $7.5 Billion Deal
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Krispy Kreme Owner To Buy Panera Bread In $7.5 Billion Deal

Shares of Panera, which have risen more than 33 percent this year, shot up $37.11, or 13.5 percent, to $311.15 in pre-market trade. Other successful acquisitions include Peet's Coffee & Tea, Caribou Coffee Co...More..

Christie threatens to block Amtrak funding until independent inspection occurs
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Christie threatens to block Amtrak funding until independent inspection occurs

Speaking to reporters at Penn Station, Wick Moorman said Monday's derailment of an inbound New Jersey Transit train occurred when the train passed over wooden cross ties that had been weakened, causing the tr...More..

Liverpool confirm Sydney FC friendly
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Liverpool confirm Sydney FC friendly

Liverpool estimate they have 2.3 million fans in Australia and a sell-out crowd of 95,000 watched them play Melbourne Victory at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 2013 with a rousing rendition of " You'll Never W...More..

Straight Path Communications Purchased At 204% Premium By AT&T
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Straight Path Communications Purchased At 204% Premium By AT&T

Other communications companies also rose after the news as investors are expecting a wave of mergers and acquisitions in telecom this year. According to the company's web site, Straight Path holds 868 FCC s...More..

US Economy Falls Short of Predictions with 98000 New Jobs in March
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

US Economy Falls Short of Predictions with 98000 New Jobs in March

Both measures were down over the year. There was good news from households: Their unemployment rate declined to 4.5%. The total number of people unemployed followed roughly the same pattern. Employment...More..

Your political discussions could be hijacked by the Russians
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Your political discussions could be hijacked by the Russians

Warner said the coming investigation will grow out of a foundation laid out by a USA intelligence community assessment circulated during the closing days of the Obama administration that said Russian hacking ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

White House partially to blame for Syria chemical attack: McCain

Following the suspected attack, US President Donald Trump launched air strikes against a Syrian government air base, and branded Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad a "dictator" who had "launched a frightful chemical...More..