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Wall Street closes lower as oil prices dive sharply

Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average was close to flat at 21,470, and the Nasdaq composite rose 35, or 0.6 percent, to 6,223. The tech-heavy Na...


France Votes 'Onward!'; Macron's Party To Run Parliament

After Macron vigorously campaigned on a promise to renew France's political landscape, other parties also made efforts to promote new faces. In what has t...


Florida, LSU to meet in College World Series championship finals

The second game is scheduled for 8 p.m. ET Tuesday, June 27 , while the third and deciding game (if necessary) is slated for 8 p.m. ET Wednesday, June 28 . It...


United Orders 100 of Newest Boeing Jet, Delta Chooses Airbus

A Boing 737 MAX 9 performs his demonstration flight at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris , France, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Paris . Average fare...


Aldi's $3.4 billion plan will intensify Charlotte's low-priced grocery competition

The $5 billion move would have Aldi as the third-largest USA food retailer by store count behind Walmart and Kroger . In a press announcement of the init...


Italy giving 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks open

The Italian government on Sunday made 5.2 billion euros ($5.8 billion) of resources immediately available to keep operative two banks that the European Central...


No 'wider plot' suspected in airport stabbing

At the moment, Ftouhi remains in federal custody where he is being held on a charge of violence at an worldwide airport, a 20-year felony. The 49-year-old has...


Trump slams Democratic 'obstruction' on health reform

The moderate Republican says she has "very serious concerns" about the proposed legislation but hasn't yet taken a position on it. As Republicans scrambled to...


Fed presses ahead with details on gradual bond-trimming plan

In her post-meeting statement, Yellen outlined the expected plans to reduce the reinvestment of principal payments from maturing securities. The Fed said it...


Trump says he's optimistic about Senate approval of GOP healthcare measure

The Associated Press, citing anonymous congressional sources, reported earlier this month that Trump called the House's version of the bill "mean" during a ...


Faulty Hotpoint fridge-freezer started Grenfell Tower fire, Metropolitan Police have said

Police have confirmed that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer was the source of the blaze and the government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit b...


Boeing unveils Boeing '797' at Paris Air Show

United said it was converting 100 previously placed 737 orders to the Max 10, which is created to haul as many as 230 people on transcontinental flights of a...


Facts about retrial of Bill Cosby on sex assault charges

The Toronto woman who Bill Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting thanked her supporters in the wake of the comic's mistrial over the weekend....


Faedo fabulous again, Florida beats TCU to go to CWS finals

It'll be an SEC showdown in the College World Series Finals as LSU takes on conference rival Florida in a best-of-three beginning Monday night. "I can't...


What the Health-Care Vote Means for the Midterm Elections

The House's version of the bill, which passed that chamber in May , is a repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act . That's Julie Rovner, chief Washi...


Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy filing expected in Japan, US

The company announced the expected action on Monday morning. Takata , which was founded in 1933, couldn't withstand expected hefty lawsuit verdicts and penal...


Ryanair buys further 10 aircraft from Boeing

On day two of the Paris Air Show, Boeing stacked up more MAX 10 orders. Airbus' forecast increase was 4.4 percent. General Electric Commercial Aviation...


Kvitova into Birmingham final after Safarova retires

The tournament's other Grand Slam victor, former French Open champion Garbine Muguruza , also reached the semifinals, only her third of the year and the firs...


Macquarie Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)

Paragon Group of Companies The PLC has GBX 560 highest and GBX 230 lowest target. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 367 ($4.68) targe...


Modi First Indian PM to Visit Israel

In a briefing before his arrival in the US, the White House said the focus of the meetings would be defense and security, including defense trade, and some ...


Australian Crown Resorts employees sentenced

The cases of 17 current and two former employees, including senior Crown executive Jason O'Connor, will be heard in a closed courtroom trial at Shanghai's Ba...


QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Receives GBX 264.83 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Centrica PLC had 213 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Berenberg Bank reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.59) target p...


United States top court says law banning offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

The First Amendment doesn't apply to "government speech", in which case the feds should be free to grant or deny trademarks based on offensiveness or "disparage...


Bank Giants Launching Rival to Venmo Payment App

If for some reason a person's financial institution is not participating with Zelle , they will be able to use a standalone Zelle app to be released in the c...


Mavericks plan to have Nowitzki for 20th season

Dallas turned down the $25 million option in hopes of negotiating a smaller salary for Dirk as they try to free up cap room to re-sign Nerlens Noel and possibly...