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Amazon Inc Continues to Expand, Buys Whole Foods Market

The deal comes after Seattle-based Amazon spent almost a decade trying to find a way into the fresh-food delivery business through various endeavors, without ...


Pacquiao back to work in Brisbane

There were stirring scenes at the airport in General Santos City Saturday morning as Pacquiao was given a military guard of honour as he boarded the flight. On ...


Italian PM 'guarantees' savers' accounts in 2 troubled banks

The Italian government will stage the rescue with support from the country's biggest retail bank, Intesa Sanpaolo, which will take up the good assets to protect...


Price: 'Thin needle to thread' to get lawmakers to support healthcare bill

Asked about the bill's impact on Medicaid insurance coverage for lower-income Iowans, Ernst said , "I wouldn't say they are losing it". WASHINGTON-This week'...


Chile into semis after draw with profligate Australia

Chile substitute Martin Rodriguez scored his first worldwide goal to salvage a 1-1 Confederations Cup draw with Australia that seals a mouth-watering semi-...


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Announces Leave of Absence

Use performance reviews to hold senior leaders accountable . But Kalanick's brash personality and freewheeling management style made him a liability as wel...


Senate health bill costs $7.1B

That's why I oppose the Republican plan, and will fight to make health care better for all Americans. In some states, "over time, [patients with chronic illness...


Gymboree files for bankruptcy protection to reduce debt

Children's clothing seller Gymboree filed for bankruptcy, hoping to cement a deal to slice more than $ 900 million in debt off its books and survive the shak...


Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Cameroon would have felt more comfortable playing this match against the world number one, if they had defeated Australia in their last match which ended up ...


Victims, gunman identified in UPS shooting

Police treated the facility as a crime scene and put it on lockdown. Joseph Cilia, with a local Teamsters union that represents UPS workers in San Francisco ...


Oil's slide to lowest price of the year pulls stocks lower

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 8 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,445. The Nasdaq Composite was down 36.55 points, or 0.59 percent, at 6,202.46. On the o...


Boeing Wins Orders From Ruili Airlines, AerCap, Tassili Airlines

For the last four consecutive years, FlightStats has recognized Copa Airlines as "Best Airline in Latin America" for its on-time performance and service quality...


Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

Pressure from activist investors got so high that Whole Foods CEO John Mackey told Texas Monthly magazine recently that "they're greedy bastards, and they'r...


Donald Trump is 'very supportive' of Senate healthcare bill: White House

Further, this legislative scheme that will take away health care for millions of Americans is being supported by a bunch of Senate Republicans whose health ca...


'Snap Map': Parents anxious about Snapchat's newest feature

The company announced Wednesday that once activated, Snap Map places a location Bitmoji on the new map feature for anyone on a user's friends list to see. "Th...


Paris Air Show - Boeing wins hot order race

Boeing Commercial Airplanes President and CEO Kevin McAllister said the order was an "endorsement" for the MAX 10. In its annual financial report, Ryan...


Key Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare bill

And that was from his fellow Republicans . Heller, facing a competitive re-election battle next year, said he was opposing the legislation because of the c...


Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Reports Say

The five shareholders who demanded Mr. Kalanick's resignation include some of the technology industry's most prestigious venture capital firms, which invested i...


Saudi Arabia Demands Qatar Shut Down Al Jazeera

It sent its first ship carrying food aid to Qatar and dispatched a small contingent of soldiers and armoured vehicles on Thursday , while President Tayyip Erdo...


Hospital: Rep. Scalise in fair condition after baseball field shooting

The other victims also are recovering from their wounds. Hodgkinson acted alone and had no ties to terrorism, Slater said at the news conference. Another ...


Potential Impact Of 'Game Changing' Move As Amazon Buys Whole Foods

The company also has plans to open its first distribution center in NY at a warehouse on Staten Island's West Shore, where it will occupy 975,000 square feet. C...


Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst

Amazon.com's ( AMZN ) purchase of Whole Foods Market ( WFM ) will add to its deflationary impact on the economy as the e-commerce giant uses the retailer's st...


Southwestern Part Of The USA Suffering From Heat Waves Causing Health Hazards

Arizona is seeing the most stifling temperatures, but the wrath of the heat wave is being felt across Nevada and California as well. Tourists abandoned the no...


Theresa May Looks Exhausted As She Leaves EU Summit In Brussels

The EU has said it wants its citizens to have recourse to the European Court of Justice . The EU is seeking to secure the " full rights " of all 3.2 million EU...


BBA Aviation plc's (BBA) Overweight Rating Reiterated at JP Morgan Chase & Co

The firm has "Buy" rating by Shore Capital given on Thursday, February 25. The stock has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, September 1. Cantor Fitzge...