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Apr 08 2016

Saudi Arabia to sign $20bn Egypt energy contracts

King Salman started his five-day visit to Egypt on Thursday. Saudi Arabia has played a key role in propping up Egypt's economy, whose vital tourism industry has been ...

Apr 08 2016

Whole Foods Sets Date for 365 Store Debut

The opening will come roughly a year after Whole Foods first announced the new store concept, seen as an attempt to re-establish the brand amid increased competition in...

Apr 07 2016

India's central bank cuts repo rate to five-year low

He said the growth projection for 2016-17 was being retained at 7.6 percent. The bank governor also said the RBI's stance on monetary policy would remain accommodative,...

Apr 07 2016

Central Wisconsin goes Sanders, Trump

While Trump himself did not comment as the Wisconsin results came in Tuesday, his campaign issued a harsh statement, saying that "Cruz is worse than a puppet - he is a ...

Apr 06 2016

Rumour: Surface Phone pushed back to 2017

Since the Surface Phone will most likely focus on demonstrating that Windows 10 Mobile, Continuum and Universal Windows Apps work well together and provide for a well-gro...

Apr 06 2016

New Amazon Kindle To Be Unveiled Next Week

Let's face it, nobody cares about eReaders unless they've got that A-Z smile slapped across their backsides, and Amazon would be mad not to cash in. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos...

Apr 06 2016

Statin-Intolerant Patients Have Options

Nissen acknowledged that without a biomarker test, it is hard to be certain of a statin intolerance diagnosis, but he said he feels strongly that alternatives needed to...

Apr 06 2016

Amazon to Release New Kindle With Rechargeable Protective Case

The Voyage is still slightly smaller and lighter than the Paperwhite; it also features a screen with adaptive lighting technology and has pressure-sensitive page turn b...

Apr 04 2016

Times Square in New York City evacuated

But just minutes after the reports surfaced, a New York Police Department spokesman said that all was clear. NYPD officers cleared Times Square Saturday night after...

Apr 04 2016

49ers agree to trade QB Colin Kaepernick to Broncos

Kaepernick could still be traded to other teams but such would need some contract restructuring for it to materialize. The Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos, who lost ...

Apr 02 2016

John Stamos Freaks Out at Netflix Office in 'Leaked' Video

For his part, Stamos couldn't resist getting in on some of the April Fools' Day action too. You're gonna take the Stamos brand like this a**hole did and use it in some st...

Apr 02 2016

Tesla Model 3 - Specs, Price and Pics

The Model 3 has a panoramic glass roof and an elongated hood. Model 3 is said to be the breakthrough vehicle for Tesla. The car's profile is similar to the Model S,...

Apr 01 2016

Mikaila Ulmer (11) lands multi-million dollar lemonade deal

And, as of Thursday, her idea for honey-sweetened, locally-sourced lemonade can be found on the shelves of major natural foods retailers in at least five states. She do...

Mar 30 2016

California targets $15 minimum wage by 2022

Jerry Brown, who touted the plan as a potentially historic victory for economic justice. The increase would give California by far the largest statewide minimum wage. R...

Mar 26 2016

Microsoft might finance a Yahoo take-over

In an open  letter , Jeffrey Smith, chief executive of Starboard, criticized Yahoo's "dismal financial performance, poor management execution, egregious compensation and ...

Mar 26 2016

New England Patriots add receiving depth in free agent Nate Washington

A rule change proposed by Ryan and the Bills organization during this year's NFL Annual Meeting in Boca Raton, Fla. passed that will alter how teams go about using their ...

Mar 26 2016

Explosions heard in Brussels counterterror raid; one person 'neutralized'

Officials provided no details on any of the individuals detained, although French media named the Paris suspect as Reda Kriket, 34, wanted since January. The move at some...

Mar 25 2016

Ted Cruz calls out Trump: 'Leave Heidi the hell alone'

The latest spat over their wives came after Trump objected this week to a Facebook ad targeted to Mormons in Utah that showed Melania posing nude with the caption: "Meet ...

Mar 25 2016

Microsoft to release universal Skype app for Windows 10

The newest update for the Xbox One and Windows 10 was first tried out by the Preview Program members earlier this month, and now, everyone can enjoy it, according to Gam...

Mar 24 2016

Trump may need California to win GOP nomination

Trump, for his part, has railed against the GOP establishment. He does have millions of supporters, and it's likely they won't be happy if the GOP somehow steals away Tru...