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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...


GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. Schumer also said the bi...


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...