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IPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Named Best Selling Smartphones Of 2016

While the chart doesn't give any exact date on the amount of shipments for each smartphone model, it appears that Apple was reaching the 60 million mark with ...


Airbnb goes all-in for China, changes name to 'Aibiying'

Airbnb already has 80,000 listings in China on its platform, despite little marketing spend, and its new brand in China will only seek to grow that number. Tuj...


Stocks mixed a day after a plunge; tech gains, Nike sinks

March 20 (Reuters) - Wall Street drifted lower on Monday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump's plan to cut taxes and boost the economy could take l...


Ivanka Trump secures seat at the white house, report

Her office will be on the second floor, next to the space occupied by senior adviser Dina Powell, according to Politico . That meeting on Friday was the second...


America's Meals On Wheels Sees Surge In Donations After US Budget Surfaces

While the budget does not say which programs under HHS would be affected by that cut, the department oversees the Older Americans Act , the 1972 law that makes...


Feds temporarily ban electronics on certain flights to US

At least two Middle Eastern airlines are telling passengers that laptops, tablet computers and other electronic devices are no longer allowed as carry-on items ...


Morocco Sees G-20 as Key to `Accelerate Private Investments in Africa

There is still hope among advocates of free-trade that moderate voices in the Trump administration will gain influence. One day earlier, Trump, standing besid...


Twitter beef: McDonald's goes after Trump, then says it was hacked

Very early this morning, the McDonald's Twitter account tweeted at Donald Trump . The message was published on the company's corporate Twitter account a...


Dozens of flights canceled from Tampa Bay area due to nor'easter

Hundreds of flights were canceled in the Washington D.C. area because of Winter Storm Stella. American Airlines canceled all its flights from NY city airports...


GST Council okays Bills, sin cess rate

The GST council has broadly approved the four-slab structure of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent. On track to rolling out tax by July 1,...


Many flights from ORF canceled due to storm in Northeast

Why do you need to know? Air travellers faced major headaches Monday as a hard-hitting late-season winter storm began to snarl flights from the Midwest into t...


Starbucks' new cups for spring are here to brighten up your day

There's another twist, though: while the colors will remain consistent with the size, some of them will have a minimalist design to them, and others will have...


Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL) Stock Rating Lowered by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $140.96 on the company shares. These analysts and investment firms use various valuati...


'Watershed moment' for European Central Bank - analysts reach to Draghi's comments

The FTSE 100 closed 0.27% lower, at 7,314, in London while the CAC 40 also slipped 0.30% in Paris, to settle at 4,958. The euro also jumped against the United...


Uber uses 'secret program' Greyball to hide from regulators

To stymie those efforts, Uber served up a fake version of its app to make it appear the undercover regulators were summoning a vehicle, only to have the ride ...


Federal Agencies Raid Caterpillar Offices

Investigators executing search warrants represented the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's Office of Inspector General, the IRS' Criminal Investigation Div...


USA stocks edge up as Yellen signals likely rate hike

At the same time, a key measure of inflation has risen almost to its target rate of 2 percent, a low level that Fed experts say helps the economy grow. Howeve...


Weekend box office: Get Out scares off The LEGO Batman

Not only is the film still at 100% on Rotten Tomatoes with 135 reviews but the box office numbers are reportedly unbelievable. Get Out marks Blumhouse's eig...


Zanganeh: OPEC Determined to Manage Crude Oil Market

Iran said on Thursday an increase in oil prices to more than $55 per barrel was not in the interest of OPEC as it would lead to a rise in output by non-OPEC pro...


Royal Bank of Scotland reports annual loss of £7 billion

That included a recently-announced additional £3.11bn set aside over U.S. allegations over the mis-selling of mortgage-backed financial products ahead of the fi...


Unilever reviewing options for change after Kraft Heinz bid fails

There was a stock decrease by -1.84 percent. The company reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimat...


Jay Z not busy enough so he's reportedly starting a VC fund.

Together with Roc Nation president Jay Brown, Carter has formed a venture-capital fund of his own, an as-of-yet unnamed firm that will focus on technology-bas...


Restaurant Brands International Inc Nears Acquisition Of Popeyes

Current levels places Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. 2/21/2017-Wedbush was Downgraded by analysts at Wedbush from a "Outperform " rating to a " Neutral" rati...


Rockets fired into southern Israel from Egypt's Sinai

The website cited sources in the Israeli army as saying that the warning sirens did not go off in the area in which the rockets exploded. Earlier this month, ...


Middle East, India push up global arms trade to highest levels

More than half the world's arms exports came from the US (33 percent) and Russian Federation (23 percent) alone. On the other side of the counter, India, Sa...


Warren Buffett's Kraft Heinz rebuffed after approaching Unilever over £143bn takeover

Unilever is the world's fourth-largest consumer goods company by sales, pulling in €52 billion ($55 billion) in revenue past year. It said weaker-than-expected...


Here Are the 2017 James Beard Award Semifinalists From Arizona

Winners of the 2017 James Beard Media Awards, honoring the nation's top cookbook authors, culinary broadcast producers and hosts, and food journalists, will be ...


Congressmen Go After High-Priced DMD Drug

Because the FDA has approved a drug to treat the disease, US consumers won't be legally able to acquire it overseas at the cheaper price anymore. Deflazacor...


China's Export Machine Powers Ahead In January Despite Trump Threats

That left the country with a initial trade surplus of $51.35 billion for the month, the General Administration of Customs said. Manufacturing activity and f...


Jamie Dornan on Graham Norton: 'Fifty Shades led to a baby boom'

By modern Hollywood standards they're pretty steamy, but that's less of a compliment for the film and more of an indictment of the American movie industry, wh...


DHS chief wants border wall done in 2 years

Trump, center, sits to the left of Vice President Mike Pence, to the right of Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly, while holding up an executive order to ...


Federal Reserve Won't Raise Rates Today

Ian Shepherdson, chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, said the statement provided "a very small nudge towards the next rate hike". "If the intent of ...


Manufacturing suffers as PMI drops to a 16-month low

The main factors contributing to the above-50 PMI reading were growth of new orders and output as market conditions returned to normal and led to subsequent imp...


Stock on Analysts Radar: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA)

Now shares have been suggested as BUY from 3 brokerage firms and recommended as Strong Buy by 27 brokerage firms.0 brokerage firms have issued Sell rating for t...


Schumer set to oppose 8 Trump nominees

Trump sent a series of tweets about travelers held for questioning at Kennedy Airport and elsewhere in the country following an executive action he signed Frida...