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Portable power bank bursts inside a plane in China

The shocking blaze sparked three-hour delays on the flight from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. A video sho...


Walmart follows in Dick's footsteps, raises gun-buying age to 21

The statement contained, "we've taken an opportunity to review our policy on firearm sales". Dick's also tweeted a list of suggested gun reforms Wednesd...


US factories expand at fastest rate in 14 years

Any reading above 50 per cent signals growth. Economists polled by MarketWatch had expected a reading of 59%. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday r...


Turkish manufacturing activity grows for one year running: Index

Rising demand also underpinned a further increase in manufacturers' purchasing activity during February. Although signalling only a modest expansion, the improv...


Equifax discovers another 2.4 million users hit by data breach

The credit reporting agency in September 2017 first said the breach affected 143 million people, but a month later upped that estimate to 145.5 million . "...


Missouri governor indicted in fallout from affair

Greitens has denied allegations that he took a compromising photo of a woman he was admittedly having an affair with. Committee Chairman Jay Barnes filed a re...


Economy grew 7.2% in Q3, a 15-month high

Central Statistics Office (CSO) also revised its estimate of GDP growth for full year of 2017-18 to 6.6 per cent against its earlier estimate of 6.5 per cent. U...


Law professor on constitutionality of raising gun purchase age limit to 21

Kroger operates 133 Fred Meyer stores in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. "Recent events demonstrate the need for additional action on the part of responsi...


Holi Hai ! Google dedicates doodle to festival of colours

It signifies the triumph of the good over the evil and is celebrated with enthusiasm. There will be Holi celebrations taking place right here in Jacksonvi...


Would've run into Florida school shooting even without weapon, says Donald Trump

President Donald Trump had harsh words for the deputy who reportedly stood outside during the Parkland, Florida, high school shooting , but the commander i...


The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Augustine Asset Management Inc

It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. Corda Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Coca Cola Co Com (KO) by 1.44% based on its latest 2017Q3 regu...


Trump strikes deal with Boeing for new Air Force One planes

But the deal the White House now supports will carry costs barely below the $4 billion mark. The Air Force said it saved some money previous year when he reac...


Ford launching first driverless vehicle program in Miami

The automaker is also testing a pilot program with its self-driving Domino's Pizza delivery vehicle. Ford announced a partnership with Domino's in August an...


Left Begins Boycott Campaign Against NRA, Starts With Car Rental Companies

First National Bank of Omaha , which offered an NRA-branded credit card, said it wouldn't renew its contract with the group, citing "customer feedback". Param...


Jernigan Capital, Inc. (JCAP) stock is -13.47% below its 200- SMA

It has outperformed by 29.75% the S&P500. The company has a market cap of $702.09, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.06 and a beta of 0.46. Fifth Third Financial ...


Trump to impose stiff tariffs - But what about Canada?

Nissan fell 1.5 percent and Honda shed 3.8 percent. That drove shares in U.S. steel producers as much as 12 per cent higher, but brought down stocks of indu...


WHAT THE CLUCK? KFC faces disastrous new shortage

Yum Brands Inc's KFC restaurants in the United Kingdom are serving limited menus at reopened restaurants after a chicken supply snafu with its new delivery...


Partying at West Virginia University Results in $1600 Uber Ride

As if ordering an Uber for a 300-mile ride wasn't bad enough, Bachman also apparently ordered an Uber XL, which features cars with extra space at a heftier ...


Southwest Airlines plane returns to airport after in-flight engine fire

A plane has been forced into an emergency landing shortly after take-off in the U.S. after a suspected engine fire. One of the passengers, Traci Scarce, told...


AAA: Recent downward gas price trend won't last

The average price for a gallon in Kansas is $2.39. However, the average price in the Syracuse area is $2.64, so a 40-cent rise would put it at a little over $3....