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More talk of US-China trade ceasefire

Trump told reporters Friday that the Chinese response was largely complete but was missing four or five big things. China has responded with import tariffs on ...


Oil rout runs to 12 days on supercharged selling

By about 8:20 a.m. ET, the price of West Texas Intermediate , the United States benchmark, was trading at $56.27 a barrel, a gain of 1.04%, while Brent crud...


House Republicans elect Rep. Kevin McCarthy as party leader

Scott Perry, R-PA, a Jordan ally, told ABC News. Mr. Jordan, co-founder of the House Freedom Caucus, blamed the GOP's recent electoral losses on retiring Hous...


Amazon To Split Second Headquarters Between New York, Virginia

The New York office will be in the Long Island City area in Queens, and Amazon pledges to bring 25,000 jobs and $2.5 billion in investment. Considering ...


Need to Change Harassment Policy: Google Bows to Employee Pressure

The company also says it will provide "more granularity" around sexual harassment investigations and outcomes at the company as part of its "Investigations Re...


MI becomes first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana

Sessions ended that practice in January, however, and Tuesday's midterms mark the first time states will vote on legalizing marijuana on the heels of his policy...


Seoul granted waiver to buy Iranian oil

Iranian revolutionary activists held more than 50 Americans hostage for 444 days. Finally, the secretary of state said the administration would provide ...


'Democrat enthusiasm is there' in midterms, Republicans 'matching': RNC chair

Obama then heads to the neighboring state of IN for a rally IN Gary for embattled first-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly , who is in a highly compet...


Why Apple's stock is down, pushing market value below $1 trillion

During its earnings call, CFO Luca Maestri announced Apple would no longer provide unit sales for iPhone , iPad and Mac sales, starting with its December quart...


Trump predicts USA will reach a trade deal with China

As reported by our site with reference to Voice of America, this statement was made by the President during a conference at the White house. Washington , Eur...


India jumps 23 places in global ease of doing business rankings

The bank said during the past year, starting a business was made easier by enhancing the online one-stop registration system, replacing several forms for inco...


Donald Trump expects 'great deal' with China over trade

Each side has now imposed charges on half of the other side's annual exports and Washington has threatened to slap tariffs on all Chinese sales to the U.S. Al...


Jamal Khashoggi: fiancee criticises Trump's response

Saudi journalist Khashoggi, 59, who had criticised the kingdom's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, had lived in self-imposed exile in the United State...


All 189 on board crashed Indonesian plane feared dead

An undergarment floats in the area where a Lion Air flight crashed into the Java Sea. The Boeing 737 MAX 8 is the most recent model of Boeing's famous 737...


Angela Merkel won't seek re-election as CDU party leader - German media

This is a breaking news story and will be updated . German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced on Monday that she would not seek re-election when her te...


‘Smoke and mirrors’ in oil market

The Industrial Average of Dow Jones fell by about 250 points, along with Caterpillar & 3M by leading index lower & stoking concerns related to declining economi...


Stocks Slammed! Dow Plunges More Than 600 Points

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 2.4 per cent to close at 24,583.42, a single day loss of more than 600 points. A turbulent day on Wall Street ended Tue...


China leads the way as worlds billionaires get even richer

China created two billionaires each week, while Asia as a whole made three new billionaires per week. The US created 53 billionaires in 2017, compared with 87 i...


Tesla (TSLA) Given a $210.00 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts

Personal Capital Advisors Corp trimmed its stake in shares of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) by 96.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing w...


Text leads to Mega Millions win for Virginia woman

They ended up winning a million bucks. A retired veteran, Raymond Heft of Madison, is the lucky victor of the $1 million Powerball drawing from Wednesday, Oct...


May and Macron raise Khashoggi's murder in calls to Saudi King Salman

Turkish police were investigating water samples from a well at the consulate today after initially being denied access, broadcaster CNN Turk said. October 2...


Beating the odds: $1.5B MegaMillions jackpot won by single ticket

Arizona Lottery officials said a winning ticket for the $1 million Powerball and another for $50,000 were sold in Surprise on Wednesday. Mr Patel said he ha...


WWE explain why they're proceeding with Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia

Did Jamal Khashoggi know more about Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman [MbS] secret and dirty dealings? "Saudi Arabia is carrying out all of the legal proc...


MEGA MILLIONS: $1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Branson West, Mo

A 2017 financial statement from the North Dakota state lottery said sales during fiscal year 2016 were 22 percent higher than 2017 in part because of the Po...


Oil edges back from big slump as Iran sanctions return to focus

Saudi Arabia said last week it would retaliate against any punishment for the killing. The US is reimposing sanctions on Iran, another major oil exporter, fro...


Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Combine To An Estimated $2.22 Billion

According to the N.C. Education Lottery, which offers Mega Millions tickets, a single victor in Friday's drawing would have received $565.6 million if they took...


Mega Millions Grows to Largest Prize Ever

The second-largest jackpot was a $1.586 billion Powerball drawing on January 13, 2016. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 44 US states, the District of C...


European Union leaders anxious about Italy's budget

That has never happened before. Aimed at fulfilling electoral promises, Italy's planned spending boost is what the government calls its "people's budget "....


Saudis say 'don't know where' Khashoggi's body is

The kingdom also said that 18 suspects were in custody and that intelligence officials had been fired. Ever since he disappeared October 2, Saudi officials ...


Tesla’s Newest, Cheapest Model 3 Sedan Is Coming

Since the auto was billed as the "affordable Tesla " when it was announced , the announcement was, for many, overdue-especially in light of the company's anno...


Trump's attacks on the Fed could backfire, says former official

The People's Bank of China governor Yi Gang said that China's stock valuations are not in line with sound economic fundamentals , and that the central bank...


Mega Millions jackpot jumps to a whopping $868M

The next Mega Millions drawing will be Friday. Tickets start at $2 each, and there are nine different ways to win prizes - ranging from $2 to the jackpot. Meg...


Netflix adds seven million subscribers over summer after spring stumble

To All the Boys I've Loved Before is one of Netflix's most-watched movies ever, the company said Tuesday. Netflix never identifies which shows are most succe...


IEA Sees Market Well Supplied

With Brent crude prices now "established" above $80/b, "expensive energy is back, with oil, gas and coal trading at multi-year highs, and it poses a threat to e...


Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance

Mr Trump said at the White House that he had spoken with King Salman , who told him he had no knowledge of Khashoggi's fate. The Washington Post , to ...