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Slow start proves no problem for Arrogate

In a poignant moment for racing fans, the great win was a fitting final Dubai World Cup call for the man who has become the "Voice of Dubai", Terry Spargo. Four...


$1 million gold Maple Leaf stolen from Bode Museum in Germany

A little over an inch thick and almost 21 inches in diameter, it's worth almost $4.5 million.The coin, which contains 3,215 troy ounces of gold, was certified b...


Shailene Woodley Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Plea Deal

The Big Little Lies star has been a vocal supporter of the #NoDAPL movement, using her voice to raise awareness for the cause and going so far as to livestream ...


Local GOP credits Trump for $300K haul at Mar-A-Lago fundraiser

The White House has not acknowledged Trump's activities at the Trump-branded properties, saying that he spent the time holding "meetings". "Many Americans are r...


Emaar Malls' bid for Souq.com to challenge Amazon

An Emaar spokesman declined to comment. The offer comes as the property developer tries to align e-commerce with physical shopping, Emaar said in a disclosure...


Bank stress tests to probe plunge in foreign investment

At its March meeting, the committee judged that the overall level of risks to the financial stability was broadly unchanged since its last meeting in November b...


Amazon mulling over the idea of augmented reality home stores

If the company goes the AR way, it wouldn't be the first company to do so. Realising the lofty task at hand, Amazon calls it Project Everest. In 2015, it open...


Oil producers look into rollover of output cuts

Oil minsters for the three countries commented on Sunday, a day after Algeria's Energy Minister Noureddine Boutarfa called for an extension because he said the ...


Reince Priebus says it may be time to get Democrats "on board"

In trying to build support for the Republican health care bill, neither Republicans nor the Trump administration made an effort to sway Democrats. Two Republi...


European Union clears Dow-DuPont merger

Those companies would focus on agriculture, material science, and the production and sale of specialty products. "Due to significant commitments on products a...


Democrats Want Trump Visitor Log Published

When Trump took office, the official page Whitehouse.gov posts a "this page is being updated" message in the visitor access records section. Our MAR-A-LAGO Ac...


Nifty hits new closing peak of 9153; Sensex surges 187 points

On Dalal Street, the Nifty 50 jumped to another record close and the rupee touched a fresh 16-month high of 65.41 against the dollar amid expectations of contin...


Starbucks plans to give even more jobs to veterans

Howard Schultz, Chairman and CEO of Starbucks , marked his last Annual Meeting of Shareholders in his current capacity of CEO and honoured the accomplishments ...


United Kingdom parliament attack: Police make another arrest in investigation

Police said another 58-year-old man, arrested on Thursday, also remains in police custody. The Commonwealth Games bronze medallist was visiting London's H...


Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad untraceable after leaving train midway

On the other hand, Sharma was flying business class of a Melbourne-Delhi flight on March 16. India's civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said: "Viole...


Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Receives $54.10 Consensus PT from Analysts

The stock was assessed by a pool of analysts at WSJ and came out with some serious outcomes not to be avoided before making investment. Can TEGNA Inc. Underp...


Why Airbnb's New China Push Could Actually Work

Airbnb CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky launched the China brand at an event today (Wednesday 22 March) in Shanghai, where he also revealed ambitious plans to...


High court ruling in special ed case empowers parents

The case centered on where the bar is for public schools providing education for children under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA )...


Jaitley introduces four bills on Goods and Services Tax in parliament

The integrated GST (I-GST) deals in taxation of inter-state movement of goods and services, while the Union Territory GST (UT-GST) Bill covers taxation in the U...


YouTube ad boycott 'could drag on for months'

But that diverse selection periodically allows ads to appear next to videos that marketers find distasteful, despite Google's efforts to prevent it from happe...


Israel vows to prevent Hezbollah from obtaining advanced weapons

Israel Defense Forces "prevent the strengthening of those who should not be strengthened by (the acquisition of) advanced weaponry", he said. "The next time t...


Aadhar can't be made compulsory for govt welfare schemes: SC

The apex court on August 11, 2015, had said that Aadhaar card will not be mandatory for availing benefits of government's welfare schemes and barred the autho...


House Republicans withdraw health care bill in humiliating defeat for Trump

Mr Trump claimed that "I've been saying for the previous year and a half that the best thing we can do politically speaking is let Obamacare explode". The White...


United doesn't let teens on flight because they were wearing leggings

Pass riders is defined by the company as "United employees or their eligible dependents standing by on a space-available basis". The two girls who were not a...


Rockets' James Harden expects to play vs. Warriors despite sore wrist

The Rockets scored 79 first-half points on the way to an easy 137-125 win over the Thunder on Sunday, and while Russell Westbrook out-dueled James Harden ...


BT hit with £42m fine for breaching contracts

The investigation found that between January 2013 and December 2014, BT misused the terms of its contracts to reduce compensation payments owed to its rivals fo...


HNA Group Has Ambitions for an Asset Management Empire

The second - a 15% stake at US$15.75 per share - will take place in the second half of this year. HNA Capital is paying US$ 446 million for the stake in the ass...


Westinghouse bankruptcy talks enter final stage

Westinghouse is expected to meet with US utilities and other stakeholders to explain the Chapter 11 petition. Toshiba did not confirm the report. According ...


Kohli ruled out, Australia bat in Test decider

A victory for the tourists will see them win their first Test series in India in 13 years. Six balls after tea, Lyon struck, and did so with flight, dip and...


OPEC Countries Show Full Compliance with Output-cut Agreement

Russia, Oman, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Azerbaijan and 15 other oil producers agreed to cut production to the half. Iraq has reduced output and exports by 187,000 bar...


Stock within Traders Limelight: Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL)

By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated informatio...


Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill

And there may be even more states that will resurrect state legislative efforts to expand Medicaid. Main provisions of the new House bill include: Eliminating...


OPEC, non-OPEC oil producers meet in Kuwait over output-cut compliance

An early draft of the statement said that the committee " reports high level of conformity and recommends six-month extension". OPEC agreed in late November ...


UK's May says she'll trigger Brexit on March 29

The European Union's chief negotiator for Britain's exit from the bloc spelled out on Wednesday the EU's conditions and priorities for the talks, stressing the ...


Kansas State advances with 95-88 win over Wake Forest

It was not just Iwundu, K-State shot the ball well as a team. March Madness is underway! Kamau Stokes removed the nameplate from his locker and clutched it ...