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Putin, Trump agree to coordinate efforts on Korean Peninsula tensions

Kremlin officials, quoted by Russian media, termed the call "businesslike and constructive". The United States will send a representative to the Russian-orga...


Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about nuclear site

A spokesman for the Hanford Site says the road provides a secure and clear path for workers to fill the tunnel opening. The anti-nuclear group Beyond Nuclea...


Australia to drug test unemployed in trial welfare crackdown

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison said the tough new measures were created to claw back $632 million from the welfare system. As part of the trial, announced i...


Flynn subpoenaed for Russia-related documents

Mr Flynn was a former aid to Barack Obama but was sacked as head of the Defence Intelligence Agency in 2014. Michael Flynn was subpoenaed by the Senate Inte...


Federal Budget 2017 to help pensioners, business

Bill Shorten says Labor will only back the government's 0.5 per cent increase to the Medicare levy to Australians in the top two tax brackets, who earn upward...


Saudi Arabia may extend oil output cuts beyond 2017

In the United States, crude stockpiles posted their biggest weekly drawdown since December last week as imports dropped sharply, while inventories of refined pr...


NK Claims CIA Planning Biochem Attack Against Kim Jong

State media reports quoted the country's security ministry as saying it would "ferret out and mercilessly destroy" the agents in the US and South Korean spy a...


Iraq, Algeria support extension of oil production cuts

Global benchmark Brent futures were up 19 cents, or 0.4 percent, at $48.92 a barrel at 0612 GMT. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil,...


Sinclair Broadcast Group buying WHNT News 19's parent company, Tribune Media

The article notes, "Jeffrey McCall, a media studies professor at DePauw University in IN, said buying Tribune will give Sinclair more power to negotiate bette...


Snap Shares Tumble on Q1 Miss in First Post-IPO Earnings

Facebook had similar costs, about $1.3 billion. In total, Snap saw more than 3 billion Snaps taken each day in the first quarter, according to its earnings...


Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow; stock plunges

Thoughts about Snap's first earnings report as a publicly traded company? On a quarter-over-quarter basis, the growth was five percent from 158 million. In its ...


N/Korea accuses United States of plot to assassinate president

The war of words between the West and the reclusive regime has spiked in recent weeks, and Pyongyang has threatened to carry out a sixth nuclear test that would...


AAP crisis: ACB records Kapil Mishra's statement in water tanker scam

If you have any morality left, then accept my challenge. At a time when Delhiites, and indeed, Indians, are hoping that Kejriwal can answer for the grave alle...


Trump says U.S. will Negotiate a 'Fair' NAFTA Deal

President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that instead of terminating NAFTA as he had previously threatened, the agreement could stay and that a renegotiatio...


Brawl At Airport, Spirit Airlines Cancels 11 Flights

Screams could be heard ringing out throughout the terminal as the fight took place, while dozens of others pulled out their phones to film the incident. The com...


Europa win won't make Man United's season a success: Keane

United's last eight matches in all competitions have all seen an Under 2.5 Goals bet land, and that's true of their last seven outings at Old Trafford. Mour...


Made-in-China jet takes off

People gather around China's home-grown C919 passenger jet following its maiden flight at the Pudong International Airport in Shanghai. The plane took off at ...


Credit Suisse Group AG Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Wells Fargo & Co

Several other brokerages have also commented on WFC. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Wells Fargo & Co from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in ...


Ricky Stenhouse Jr takes home Geico 500 at Talladega

Earnhardt announced last week he's retiring at the end of the season. Despite the team's obvious struggles, this season was already looking like a turning poi...


Phoenix police unsure what motivated accused serial shooter

Police in Phoenix, Arizona believe they have the man responsible for killing nine people in a string of shootings over a two year period. Castro said her so...


Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA) Shares Bought by Welch & Forbes LLC

Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was registered at 0.97. It has outperformed by 5.19% the S&P500. (NYSE:PAA) last issued its earnings ...


Barclays Capital Indicates Potential 18.25% Increase In Shares Of Weir Group PLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 450 ($5.75) price objective on shares of SSP Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, February...


ProShare Advisors LLC Has $2.08 Million Position in Kohl's Co. (KSS)

Revenue, which fell 3.2 per cent to $3.84bn, also fell short of analyst estimate of $3.9bn. However, same-store sales continued to decline, shrinking for five...


Rand weaker as dollar rebounds

United States factory activity slowed in April while consumer spending was unchanged in March and a key inflation measure recorded its first monthly drop since ...


Cancel, not cancel, cancel, not cancel NAFTA: What's Trump up to?

Trudeau said the pair had a good conversation Wednesday night and that Trump said he was seriously considering withdrawing from the 23-year-old pact. "You kno...


Delta apologises for kicking family off USA flight

Later in the video , an airline official tells Brian Schear that the Federal Aviation Administration requires that his two-year-old son sit in an adult's l...


United CEO vows to stop asking seated customers to leave flights

But Shuster and others said they would prefer not to legislate around issues about how airlines sell their product. Some lawmakers, who happen to be frequent ...


United reaches settlement with passenger

The settlement does not necessarily preclude a lawsuit against the city. Several legal observers unconnected to Dao's case said a payout to him of a few milli...


Fed holds U.S. rates steady, maintains gradual hike option

Reports on Monday showed USA factory activity slowed in April, while consumer spending was unchanged in March, and an important inflation measure fell on a mo...


Rangers Blow Late Lead, Fall To Senators In Overtime

After dropping the previous two games, the Sens were searching for a jolt of energy from the 37-year-old, who equalled Wade Redden for third in team history wit...


Coach Announces It Is Buying Kate Spade In $2.4 Billion Deal

Kate Spade's connection with Millennials, who represent 60% of its customers, and global growth potential appealed to Coach . With this deal, Coach will b...


Warren Buffett On CNBC: I have the cure for AI…

Brooks Running CEO Jim Weber said he's always careful about how much of Buffett's time he takes up when he talks to him, so those conversations tend to focus ju...


Macquarie Consortium Lands Lease for New South Wales's Power Utility

The sale of a 50.4 per cent stake in Endeavour Energy to the Advance Energy consortium completes a trio of energy sales in NSW under an "asset recycling" policy...


Snapchat shares tumble as results miss Wall Street targets

The most obvious comparison to make is Facebook, which is Snap's biggest rival. All that copying appears to be paying off for Facebook - and potentially...


Sacked Delhi water minister Kapil Mishra attacked in house

He took over as the chief minister for a second five-year term in 2015 after his party's stunning victory in the state elections when it won 67 of 70 seats. 20 ...