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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 ...


Sacramento Sears store to close as retailer announces bankruptcy

The company filed bankruptcy past year and said it would close 46 stores initially. Despite efforts to cut costs by closing hundreds of stores, Sears has lo...


SEC, Tesla support approval of settlement

The deadline for the replacement is mid-November, but can be extended at the request of Musk. Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the co...


Trump calls "loco" Federal Reserve "too aggressive" - Fox interview

But he's also calling the drop "a correction we've been waiting for for a long time". The president made the comments after a massive sell-off on Wall Stree...


Trump wary of halting Saudi arms sales over journalist

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday demanded Saudi Arabia provide answers over the disappearance of Khashoggi. Many renowned USA intellectuals also cal...


Dow Falls 545 Points In 6th Straight Day Of Market Losses

Apple and Amazon both had their worst day in two and a half years. Brent crude, the worldwide standard, dropped $1.58 to $81.51 a barrel. U.S. stock indexes d...


Images surface of alleged Saudi ‘assassination squad’ following writer’s disappearance

As of Wednesday, however, it did not appear as if Saudi Arabia or Turkey had made a formal request to the FBI for assistance in the investigation. The reports...


Unemployment rate drops to 3.7 percent - lowest since 1969

The Labor Department's closely watched monthly employment report today also showed a steady rise in wages, suggesting moderate inflation pressures. And he s...


Judge assigns Elon Musk and the SEC an essay on settlement

Musk derided the SEC as the " Shortseller Enrichment Commission " before snidely praising it for "doing incredible work". Musk has agreed to pay $20 mill...


Toyota Recalls 975,000 Cars for Stalling and Airbag Defects

While the car's power steering and braking still function, a stall at high speeds could increase the risk of a crash, the company said . The recall addresses...


NAFTA replacement USMCA could make Mexico-built cars more expensive

Under the clause, the countries in the updated NAFTA, renamed the U.S. -Mexico-Canada Agreement ( USMCA ), must notify the others three months before entering i...


Fuel prices on the boil again, diesel breaches Rs 80 in Mumbai

Rising fuel prices have become a political controversy in India, with attention specifically focused on the high taxes that the Centre charges. All the cuts w...


Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

USA crude inventories rose by 907,000 barrels, the American Petroleum Institute said on Tuesday, ahead of Wednesday's official supply report due at 1430 GMT. Sa...


Tesla shares rise on Musk’s deal with regulators and Model 3 numbers

Following two tumultuous days, Musk has settled with the SEC, agreeing to step down as chairman for 3 years and add 2 new independent directors, with him and Te...


Dairy farmers to get compensation as a result of continental trade deal

President Donald Trump reportedly accepted the new deal while Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a late-night meeting with his Cabinet in Ottawa. The...


NAFTA talks run up against deadline; U.S. tariffs remain tough issue

Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and Gerald Butts, senior political advisor to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , walk in the loading dock of the O...


Musk's Tesla position uncertain as USA regulators sue Musk for fraud

Musk has long used Twitter to criticize short-sellers betting against his company, and already faced several investor lawsuits over the August 7 tweets , w...


Oil Prices Reach Four-Year High After Producers Decline To Raise Output

Fibonacci projections at $82.84 (200% of the upleg from $77.36) and $83.89 (Fibo 238.2%) mark next targets, however, bulls may accelerate further in unobstructe...


NAFTA deal ‘meaningless’ without protection from Trump auto tariffs, Canadian ambassador says

Joseph Hinrichs, Ford's executive vice-president for global operations, said that he saw no easy resolution to the US-China trade war, and that the company was ...


Instagram co-founders leaving company

September 25, 2018, 1:04 p.m. AEST Instagram chief executive Kevin Systrom has issued a statement regarding the co-founders' departure. The co-founders of I...


Porsche is done with diesels--this time for real

In a statement by the automaker, Porsche announced it would drop further development and sales of its diesel powerplant. He was quoted as saying the company...