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BHP Resists Call To Ditch Eagle Ford Shale, Permian Oil

The statement on Tuesday followed a letter from hedge fund Elliott on Monday that proposed BHP scrap its dual-company structure and only maintain a secondary ...


USA strike group headed towards Korean Peninsula

An American navy strike group is moving toward the Korean Peninsula amid tension in the region over North Korea's missile provocations. North Korean officials...


Breitbart Editors Told Staff To Stop Writing Stories Criticizing Kushner

So it must be just plain coincidence that after a White House fight about the Breitbart stories, the "news" outlet just happened to decide to stop doing that...


Trump signs executive orders to ramp up trade enforcement

Executive Orders regarding trade lay on the Resolute desk in the Oval Office of the White House on March 31, 2017 in Washington , D.C. "We're going to defend...


RugbyWA goes to court over Force axe threat

ARU chairman Cameron Clyne previously said a decision would be made within days following an analysis of financial sustainability, performance and commercial fa...


US vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes

The congresswoman also said she had concerns and that Congress should be involved in future military actions. "Both agreed completely that the Assad famil...


Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

They said it flew about 60 km (40 miles) from its launch site near Sinpo, a port city on the North's east coast where a submarine base is located. South Korea...


Blaze ravages French migrant camp after riot police break up fight

Firefighters said at least 10 people had been injured in the blaze at the camp, which was home to some 1,500 people, mostly Iraqi Kurds, living in closely packe...


Trump targets trade abuses with executive orders

During the campaign Trump regularly used China as a punching bag on trade and Navarro has made harsh comments about Beijing and its policies that they both say ...


Pres. Duterte arrives in Saudi capital

Filipino organisations in the Gulf kingdom, which still hosts nearly 800,000 workers from the Southeast Asian nation, said the unpaid wages will be on the agend...


Flint, Michigan To Replace 18000 Contaminated Pipes In Next Three Years

Khouri . A hearing to approve the settlement agreement was scheduled for 1 p.m. ET Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Detroit. Flint's water crisis began i...


Investors Want Whole Foods to Sell the Company to Amazon or Kroger

It then outlined seven topics in which it meant to have discussions with Whole Foods' management: Stock performance; board and senior management composition; re...


Tesla becomes most valuable US car maker, edges out GM

The electric-car maker ended the day valued at about $64 million more than GM. The turnabout shows the extent to which investors have bought into Mr Musk's vi...


Wells Fargo Board faults aggressive culture in sales scandal

The board, however, should have been more vigilant long before Tolstedt downplayed problems at an October 2015 board meeting. "The Board was regularly engag...


Passenger says man dragged off plane was doctor

A passenger on the flight who witnessed the incident has told reporters the airline first offered $400 and a hotel stay. If you aim to be bumped, sit near the...


Delta says 150 more flights canceled as storm effects linger

Passengers across the United States who are traveling with Delta have been asked to check the status of their flights before arriving at the airport. According ...


Patriots leaving 'no stone unturned' when it comes to Marshawn Lynch

Lynch isn't the only player that fans would be happy to see back in the game. Retired running back Marshawn Lynch may have interest in the New England Patri...


AT&T buys Straight Path in $1.6 billion deal for 5G arsenal

Straight Path shareholders will receive a combined $1.25 billion in stock. AT&T has agreed to pay stock equal to $95.63 for each Straight Path share. The purc...


Video shows guards dragging passenger off United flight

Bridges' wife told him she saw the man taken away on a stretcher, he said . "You can be sure that passengers, at least this week, will choose any other airlin...


Gorsuch takes Supreme Court seat after divisive confirmation

He says Gorsuch will rule "not on his personal preferences but based on a fair and objective reading of the law". "I have always heard, the most important thing...


BHP rebuffs Elliott's reform plan, says costs outweigh gains

In blue-chip risers, shares in BHP have been in demand after Elliott Advisors sent a letter to the miner proposing a plan , involving scrapping the miner's Lon...


Former Fox anchor: Harassment is pervasive

That is likely why one of the women O'Reilly and Fox settled with, Rebecca Diamond, felt the need to speak out. "They are not wanting to do business with them a...


Trump, Xi showdown fails to materialize at Mar-a-Lago

Trump has recently threatened unilateral action against Pyongyang if Beijing fails to help curb its neighbour's nuclear weapons programme. "The relationshi...


California Lifts Drought State of Emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday declared an end to California's five-year drought while proposing new long-term water conservation measures that must be passed by the...


United In Hot Water For Refusing To Board Two Girls Wearing Leggings

Another girl who was also wearing leggings was allowed to board the flight from Denver International Airport to Minneapolis after she changed, a witness sai...