Finance

Gov. Hickenlooper Responds to Repeal of Net Neutrality

If the FCC's decision to repeal net neutrality stands, all this will be gone. State attorneys general, including in IL, are threatening lawsuits against the...


United States jets fire warning flares as Russian planes enters Syria buffer zone

The Russian Defense Ministry accused the U.S. on Saturday of interfering with Russian bombing runs on ISIS positions in Syria . One of the Su-25 aircraft...


It's not the vino talking, your wine glass has grown bigger

This is what researchers at the University of Cambridge found when they compared the size of wine glasses over the years, and what they found was that wine ...


Facebook found essentially no Russian effort to sway Brexit vote

Damian Collins MP criticised the social media company for responding to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee's questions with just a copy of ...


A Maxed-Out iMac Pro Costs Over $13000

Which means that we will only get to see the new iMac Pro this year and according to the Apple website, it should be available starting 14 December, well at lea...


Disney's $60 billion deal for Fox comes with lots of questions

Internationally, Disney would pick up Fox's 39% stake in Sky, the Star network in India and the Fox International Channels business, which airs shows such as Th...


Crude oil futures up 0.49 pc on global cues

On the heels of the above, as of 1513 GMT front month West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures were up by 0.24% to $57.28 a barrel but well off their intrada...


Walt Disney acquires Fox in $52.4bn deal

Fox's stock had traded at $25 a month ago, before it was reported the two conglomerates were close to a transaction. Disney has officially announced a $52bn (...


Forties pipeline shutdown could push up petrol prices

A number of producers, including BP and Royal Dutch Shell, said they had closed down oil fields in response. Until then, it will be among the most important fac...


Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar

Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, were held under the Official Secrets Act , the government announced on Wednesday. "We are outraged by this blatant attack o...


Salvation Army kicks off annual London Christmas hamper drive

Moss has received hampers for the last six years and says it helps him and his wife enjoy the holidays with their two children. "Mom gave to a variety of char...


Tyson Fury free to fight again, accepts backdated UKAD ban

Anti-Doping investigation. Good news all round for the sport of boxing and the heavyweight division - which seems to be really thriving again with competition...


United Kingdom jobless total defies drop employment to lowest in two years

Though up from the previous rates of 2.3 percent and 2.2 percent, pay growth is running lower than the equivalent 3 percent annual inflation rate recorded in ...


Khloe's life 'changed' after she met her beau

And when Khloe chose to relocate from California and move in with her beau, they did one simple thing to give his home a fresh start as their abode. The photo...


Lufthansa makes further concessions to EU Commission

British budget airline easyJet gained unconditional European Union antitrust approval on Tuesday to buy parts of Air Berlin, in contrast with rival Lufthansa, w...


Target Corporation (TGT) Acquires Shipt To Enable Same-Day Deliveries

Target said in August it would buy San Francisco-based transportation software firm Grand Junction to speed up delivery and work on Target's same-day deliver...


Passenger Charged Over $14000 For 5-Mile Ride — Uber Surge Pricing

Salama posted an image of the bill on his Twitter page after he received the reply from Uber. After some tweets at the company, Salama was given a $150 refun...


Mobile to Acquire Layer3 TV, Launch New Television Service

T-Mobile offered no financial terms of the acquisition. The strategy of T-Mobile is clear. T-Mobile says it will provide Layer3 TV's video service over its ...


Chris Froome returns failed 'drug' test during Vuelta a España

A joint investigation by The Guardian and Le Monde revealed the Team Sky rider had double the permitted 1,000 nanograms per millilitre of in a urine test. I...


Ram setu integral to Indian heritage, don't meddle with it: Ravi Shankar

The always mysterious and mythologically engulfed bridge has come to a spotlight yet again after a recently released promo of an upcoming show called Ancient La...