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Trump says he 'maybe' regrets making Powell Fed chairman

While till recently American presidents have refrained from commenting on federal policy, Mr. Trump was quick to say during an interview with Wall Street J...


Numbers drawn for $750 million Powerball, third-largest in game history

Earl Livingston, 87, left home to buy a ticket for that historic $1.6 billion lottery jackpot. Livingston will need a hip replacement, but he says he's than...


Japanese PM makes rare trip to China

It follows Japan's previously foreshadowed decision to stop providing China with official development assistance, which Abe argued had "completed its historic...


WWE moving forward with Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia

Turkey's state-run news agency says Saudi officials did not allow Turkish investigators, probing the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi , to search a...


Resumption of Iran sanctions increases uncertainty in crude oil

Meanwhile, Brent oil price for December delivery sank 3.39 dollars to 76.44 dollars per barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange. Higher crude oil prices i...


China's 3Q GDP growth slowest since 2009

Domestic demand turned out weaker than unexpectedly solid exports , ' said Kota Hirayama, senior emerging markets economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo...


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

Powerball, which held the record for the largest US lottery prize of £1.213 billion ($1.586 bn) in 2016, will hold a separate draw on Saturday. But when they ...


Turkish police search Saudi consulate again in Khashoggi case

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told President Donald Trump on Thursday that Saudi Arabia should be given a few more days to complete its inves...


SoftBank's Saudi ties unnerve investors as journalist crisis deepens

A pro-government Turkish daily published preliminary evidence last week from investigators it said identified a 15-member Saudi intelligence team which arri...


Mega Millions jackpot grows again as no one wins

The jackpot has been growing since July 24, and the next drawing is set for Tuesday. No one won Friday night's drawing, which was the third-largest in Mega Mil...


Timeline on the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Mr. Khashoggi , a USA resident, Washington Post columnist and leading critic of the powerful Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman , vanished after en...


Saudi Arabia vows to retaliate

Ms. Freeland would not discuss what Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said in his conversation with her Monday. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA...


Khashoggi's fiancee will only visit the White House if Trump investigates

Three days after the journalist disappeared, Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , in an interview with Bloomberg , said that Turkish authorities were we...


Order for Khashoggi’s murder came from the top say Turkish officials

The letter urges action, including sanctions, against anyone found to be involved in the case, including "with respect to the highest ranking officials in the...


Crude prices remain volatile on mixed developments

The Saudi prince contended in the Bloomberg interview that the most recent sharp rise in prices to over $80 a barrel is actually being driven by output losses...


Toyota hybrid recall: Prius included in vehicle recall for stalling problems

The recall applies to some Toyota Prius and Auris hybrids made from October 2008 through November 2014. The fault, according to Toyota, is a software is...


Petrol, Diesel Is Now Cheaper By Rs 5/Litre! Find Out How?

In the same period in 2016, the prices of the petrol and Diesel stood at around Rs 62 and Rs 50 and Rs. 66 and Rs 56 in Mumbai. Since April this year, price...


SEC alleges Tesla CEO Musk's Tweets violated federal securities law

Musk has been open about his thoughts on investors who are betting against Tesla known as short-sellers. Elon Musk tweets and stirs controversy again o...


BONOKOSKI: New NAFTA deal spills some milk, stiffs Canada on tariffs

The deal will preserve a trade dispute settlement mechanism that Canada fought hard to maintain to protect its lumber industry and other sectors from United S...


SaskMilk raises concerns over new trade deal

Previously, Canadians buying online from the USA could only purchase up to $20-Cdn. worth before having to pay import duty. The first protections for the Cana...


US and China May Resume Trade Talks in December

USMCA will benefit the United States in numerable areas, and the new agreement will undergo a review process every six years, expiring after 16 years. Energy an...


A Facebook Breach Let Hackers Access Tinder, Instagram And Spotify

Surprisingly, Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg , Facebook's COO were also affected by the attack. The Facebook- Cambridge Analytica scandal opened t...


Canadian Dairy Farmers Aren't Happy With U.S. Trade Deal. Here's Why

Canada and China had launched exploratory free trade talks in 2016. And U.S. dairy farmers may be able to sell a bit more to Canada. Lawmakers from both par...


Canada and United States agree last-minute trade deal

NAFTA tore down most trade barriers between the United States, Canada and Mexico , leading to a surge in trade between the three countries. Despite the fact ...


It’s National Coffee Day: That means free and discounted java!

For all the coffee fans out there - Saturday is the ultimate deal day. OK, so you won't be able to get a free cup of joe at Starbucks , but you should think ...


Elon Musk reaches deal over tweets about taking Tesla private

Musk had stunned global financial markets on August 7 when he issued tweets saying he had the "funding secured" to take his automaker private. Musk has not tw...


Tesla Will Now Make Its Own Car Carriers

Tesla is even turning to its current Model 3 owners for assistance, asking them to educate new Model 3 customers by providing an overview of the features and ...


Opec and allies struggle to pump more oil as Iran supply falls

Major oil trading houses are predicting the return of $100 crude for the first time since 2014 as the market braces for the loss of Iranian supplies because...


US vows to up Iran pressure but says not after regime change

He says the United States will never tell other nations how to live, work or worship - but says the us expects other nations to "honor America's sovereignty...


Hedge funds bet on shortage of Brent oil: Kemp

OPEC + is the name given to the group of oil producers, including non-OPEC supplier Russian Federation, that agreed to curtail output starting in 2017. One is...


Michael Kors reportedly ready to buy Versace for $2B

However according to Neil Saunders, managing director of consultancy GlobalData Retail, both Versace and the Michael Kors brand still have issues to address...


Trump says OPEC 'monopoly' must get prices down

Brent oil traded near the highest level in a week after Saudi Arabia was said to be content with the global benchmark crude breaking above USD80 a barrel. Gasol...


OPEC chief: Cartel must stay together as USA sanctions Iran

Benchmark Brent crude is already nearing 80 USA dollars a barrel and some believe this figure may go even higher. United States crude futures were down 6 ce...


Pilots forget to pressurise cabin, causing passengers to bleed

Chief Operating Officer of Dr Balabhai Nanavati Hospital Rajendra Patankar said preliminary tests showed the five passengers suffered barotrauma of ear, which i...


India to merge three state-owned banks

The amalgamated bank would be the third largest bank in India and will be strong competitive lender with economies of scale, he said adding the three would have...