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Trump says it 'certainly looks' like journalist Khashoggi is dead

How Western allies deal with Riyadh will hinge on the extent to which they believe responsibility for Khashoggi's disappearance lies with Prince Mohammed and ...


Canada is legalizing marijuana: Here's what Michiganders should know

It is hoped legalising the drug will raise C$400m a year in tax revenue. He has been smoking cannabis for 20 years and normally purchases shatter from an ille...


Federal Deficit Largest Since 2012

The deficit is equivalent to 3.9 per cent of GDP, up from 3.5 per cent in the 2017 fiscal year, according to the report . The government's deficit spending b...


Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots combined are worth $1.3 billion

One Mega Millions ticket holder in the Bay Area came close to clinching the jackpot, having matched five of the six numbers for a $1.9 million win, the Califor...


USA asks Turkey for Saudi journalist 'murder' tape

DUBAI-Just over two weeks since the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, it is already clear that the fa...


Mnuchin cancels plans to attend Saudi Arabia conference

The consulate building was also searched twice. International Development Secretary Liam Fox is pulling out of an international investment conference in Saud...


Trump Criticizes Rush To Condemn Saudi Arabia Over Khashoggi

They reportedly spoke for less than 15 minutes. But the royal family will insist more than a dozen operatives flown to Turkey were not authorized to kill him an...


Bangladesh hopes Saudi-Turkey joint probe will remove Khashoggi ‘speculations’

Trump said King Salman added that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also "had no knowledge" about Khashoggi's fate. The Saudi heir apparent wields considera...


Oil prices seeking bullish rebound on supply constraints, WTI eyeing $72.00

Barrel prices have halted their recent decline as Iranian exports and Saudi tensions keep crude on the high side . Iran has lost some customers for its oil be...


Audi hit with €800m in penalties over diesel emissions scandal

Volkswagen said Tuesday it accepted the fine imposed by German prosecutors, waving its right to appeal. In their own communique, Munich prosecutors confirmed ...


Climate change could cause beer prices to soar

Less barley means less beer. Study co-author Steve Davis of the University of California, Irvine said the beer research was partly done to drive home the me...


Winning numbers for Mega Millions Jackpot

The last Powerball jackpot, which totaled $245.6 million, was won August 11 by a man in Staten Island, New York. Three friends in Baltimore County who ident...


Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian 'shocked' over Khashoggi disappearance

United States media outlets reported on Monday that Saudi Arabia will acknowledge Khashoggi was killed in a botched interrogation . The Saudi government coul...


Glazer's Trip To Saudi Arabia Fuels Manchester United Takeover Rumours

The Saudi Embassy in Washington later tweeted what it called a clarification, thanking countries including the U.S. "for refraining from jumping to conclusions"...


Major outage prompts outcry on social media — YouTube down

YouTube , the Google-owned streaming service, said it was looking into reports of problems with its services after several people took to Twitter to complai...


Lotteries offer $1B in jackpots as Mega Millions nears record

Mega Millions Lottery forms are pictured at Ted's State Line Mobil in Methuen, Mass., July 24, 2018. The last time anyone won the jackpot was July 24, when...


Jamal Khashoggi's family is 'traumatized,' wants 'independent' and 'international' probe

CNN reported Monday, citing sources, that "Saudis are preparing a report that will acknowledge that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death was the result o...


Trump Says 'Rogue Killers' May Be Behind Jamal Khashoggi's Disappearance

American lawmakers threatened tough punitive action against the Saudis, and Germany, France and Britain jointly called for a "credible investigation" into Kh...


Sears files for Chapter 11; Lampert resigns as CEO

Sears Holdings ( SHLD ), the parent company of Sears and Kmart, faces a Monday deadline to pay that much in debt. IRC Wealth CEO David Ragland on Sears' decis...


Sears retail shop files for bankruptcy

Sears Holdings , which owns Sears and Kmart chains, is expected to file for federal bankruptcy in NY early this morning, October 15. But the retail landscape is...


Oil turns lower as weaker demand outlook weighs

The price of global benchmark Brent crude has slid over $45 a barrel in June 2017 and peaked at over $85 in October. Refinery utilization rates fell by 1....


Wrestling WWE Removes Location Information From Crown Jewel Advertising

US President Donald Trump said he would "punish" Saudi Arabia if it were found responsible for killing him. A Saudi journalist and critic of the Saudi leaders...


OPEC puts Iran's September oil output at 3.447m bpd

Financial markets settled down Wednesday following the previous day's big moves when an easing of concerns over an imminent US -led military strike on Syria sen...


$Half-Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Awaits Friday Drawing

The Tuesday drawing marked the 22nd consecutive one where nobody matched all six numbers drawn, according to the lottery website. The lump sum option for that...


World Longest Flight From Singapore to New York Finally Landed

Shortly before take-off the airline posted: 'Counting down to the launch of our non-stop flight to NY on the Airbus A350 Ultra Long Range!' "This is a route b...