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Sears closing 63 more stores

Sears is closing its store at the Empire Mall in Sioux Falls. Sears reported a net loss of $424 million in its most recent quarter, down significantly from ...


Fiat plans new 500e and 500 Giardiniera wagon

As he announced the company's five-year plan, Marchionne broke with personal style and donned a tie instead of his signature sweater, as he said he would if the...


Malaysia's Petronas buys 25 pct stake in LNG Canada project

Prasanth Kakaraparthi, senior analyst at Wood Mackenzie, said: "With almost 52 Tcf of reserves and contingent resources - Canada is the second largest resource ...


China stocks take step forward with MSCI nod

Afam Capital Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 338.3% in the 4th quarter. "In our view, the upcoming MSCI inclusion wi...


Google plans not to renew military deal protested by employees

The decision was announced by Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene at a meeting with employees Friday morning, it said . According to BuzzFeed News , Greene said...


The Economic Risks of Trump's Premature Tweeting

NJ gov signs bill to skirt GOP tax law provision Economy adds 164K jobs in April, unemployment lowest since 2000 Trump thrives on uncertainty; trade talks de...


What Not To Do If You’re Valet Parking A Porsche

A man was trapped after an orange Subaru was left balanced on top of a Porsche Carrera at the hotel in Sussex Street about 8.20am, a police spokeswoman sa...


Southwest Flight Diverted by Passenger Sneaking a Smoke

The woman told Fox News that the male passenger's crude behavior began shortly after takeoff and continued through the almost five-hour flight. Also on Nove...


Step aside Trudeau, Spain’s new prime minister is nicknamed "Mr. Handsome"

Mr Sanchez, who will be Spain's seventh prime minister since the country's return to democracy in the 1970s, arrives in power after a spectacular turnaround in ...


Ticketfly Has Been Hacked, Affecting Several Portland Venues

The company's pages have been down since 6 a.m. ET. "[Yes] i asked them 1 bitcoin for protection", explained the hacker , who goes by IShAkDz , over email, ...


Following Worker Revolt, Google to End Drone Technology Contract with Pentagon

Google announced in April that it was drafting a set of ethical principles for how its AI will be used, and Greene said the plans will be released next week...


Warren Buffet's $3 Billion Proposal To Uber Falls Apart

The talks between Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Under the proposed agreement, Buffet's investment firm Berkshire Hathaway Inc would have provided a conver...


UCLA Study Says Uber, Lyft Drivers Struggling

Uber and Lyft drivers are classified as independent contractors, and the majority lack paid sick and vacation days and must pay their own expenses, such as auto...


Populist Italian parties reach deal on new government

In a sign of the direction of the new cabinet, Conte named hardline anti-migrant League leader Matteo Salvini as interior minister and Eurosceptic Paola Savon...


Trump appears to comment on jobs report before its official release

The unemployment rate fell further to 3.8%, having fallen to 3.9% the previous month, bringing the rate to an 18-year low. The jobless rate is now at a level ...


Trudeau declines to meet Trump after Pence sets precondition

See the full list of products that are now subject to tariffs . "I got a call from Vice President Pence on Tuesday in which it was impressed upon me that the...


Erdogan supporters target French magazine over cover

The move from a "complicated monetary policy" that included inactive interest rates in the funding mechanism to a "more understandable policy" is highly positiv...


Deutsche Bank CEO Says Staff Are ‘Sick and Tired’ of Bad News

The Financial Times also reported that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation added Deutsche Bank's United States subsidiary to its list of "problem banks...


Chick-Fil-A hiring 'hospitality professionals' for $17 an hour

Still, despite the high wage, it may not be enough for all California residents. California's minimum wage is $11 an hour; current employees are paid $12.50 t...


US allies hit back at Washington's steel, aluminium tariffs

It is the top buyer of USA aluminum and the second-biggest buyer of US steel, the economy ministry said. According to their justification, imports can reduce ...