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Grenfell Tower blaze sparked by faulty fridge

Ms McCormack said the Hotpoint FF175BP model had not been subject to any product recall but the building's cladding, tiles and insulation failed safety tests ca...


Eskom names company veteran Dladla as acting CEO

South African state-owned power utility Eskom appointed Johnny Dladla as acting chief executive on Thursday, a stopgap measure after a leadership crisis at th...


Senate releases health care bill proposing Medicaid cuts, end to ACA penalties

That's uncertain. With 52 Senate Republicans, three defections would be enough to scuttle the bill. The subsidies also make it so a person can not pay mo...


76ers take Washington guard Markelle Fultz with 1st pick in NBA Draft

It's also the first time a conference has had the top two picks in the draft since Kentucky's Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were the first two off th...


Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

As of now, the main impacts to Southwest Louisiana will be the heavy rain threat that could lead to flash flooding Wednesday through Friday, and the secondary t...


North Korea denies torturing U.S. detainee Otto Warmbier

Warmbier's death has heightened tensions aggravated by dozens of North Korean missile launches and two nuclear bomb tests since a year ago. Portman says th...


6GB 'Honor 8 Pro' slated for July launch in India

However, the device will be launched in India sometime in the first week of July. And in India, the Honor 8 Pro succeeds the Honor 8 launched a year ago and...


EPS for Regions Financial Corp (RF) Expected At $0.24

Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Regions Financial Corporation has a 2.82% short float with 15 days to cover. (NYSE: COF ), 19 h...


Taylor Swift's Music Generates $400000 After Returning to Streaming Services

According to estimates by Billboard , Taylor Swift may have earned herself almost $400,000 in just one week since she returned to streaming services earlier ...


Titanfall 2's next update introduces another map from the first game

The titular map addition, War Games , is set inside a simulator pod used by pilots to train for combat scenarios. War Games highlights the civilian shops, ta...


KSA has new Crown Prince

In April 2016, he introduced Vision 2030 , Saudi Arabia's vision of the future, aiming to make the Kingdom the investment hub of the Arab and Islamic world. Ev...


JD(U)'s Kerala unit not to back Ram Nath Kovind in presidential poll

Earlier, reaching out to more parties, Naidu sought their support for Kovind. Speaking to media, Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray said that his party has ch...


Senate Republicans Need to Work on Selling Their Healthcare Bill to Voters

States would eventually receive a fixed amount - unlike the current open-ended funding requirement - in the form of a block grant or a figure based on the numbe...


Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive

Disney's chief operating officer Tom Staggs is also under consideration. Reps for Uber did not immediately respond to a request for comment on updates to thi...


Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition is Coming to Xbox One This August

You'll have the full experience in your hands on August 29th, 2017, available at PlayStation Store and in game stores everywhere! "It's the same philosophy that...


Four US Republican senators say they cannot support healthcare bill

Earlier, upon unveiling the long-awaited bill, McConnell defended the plan , saying Obamacare is a direct attack on the middle class. And at least a half-doz...


Super Mario Bros. strangely works in first-person augmented reality

To demonstrate his creation for an audience, Singh donned a Mario-style outfit (because, why not) and his HoloLens headset. There's coin boxes, koopa troopers...


US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

Crude prices fell to seven-month lows on Wednesday, as Libya's efforts to ramp up production continued to weigh on investor sentiment. The Standard & Poor's 50...


UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Upgraded at Vetr Inc

It has underperformed by 5.42% the S&P500. Goldman Sachs Group Inc decreased Unitedhealth Group Inc (Put) ( UNH ) stake by 42.37% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filin...


Snapchat's new 'Snap Map' will help users locate friends, events

Unlike most new features we download these days, Snap Map can be disabled one of two ways. It isn't an all or nothing decision wither, you can choose whether ...


Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL): YouTube Has 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

YouTube , which in late 2015 launched a subscription streaming platform called Red, has been mum about subscribers to our viewership on the platform, but on Thu...


Steady Activities: Windstream Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:WIN)

Windstream Holdings, Inc. ( WIN ) now has P/E ( Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company's industry has 20.71 P/E and the sector P/E is 27.02. In terms...


Amazon Buying Whole Foods Could Mean Pain for Costco

Peter Belanger of Newington, Connecticut, who was shopping at a Whole Foods in West Hartford, said he didn't think he'd be interested in groceries online. Mac...


Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition announced for PS4, Xbox One

There was some sort of input lag as I played that prevented the game from recognising when I'd stopped moving the joystick, which sent my characters walking an ...


The Case for and Against Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of ADBE . Main Street Research LLC raised its position in Adobe Systems by 28.6% in t...