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Oct 03 2016

Federal Bureau of Investigation head: Extremism apparent influence in Minnesota attack

Unlike Tuesday, however, the FBI director was the sole witness at the House hearing, making him the lone defender of the bureau against GOP criticism. At left is Homeland...

Oct 03 2016

Israel's ex-President Peres lies in state in parliament

JERUSALEM-Hundreds of Israelis, among them Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin, have paid their respects to Israel's ninth President Shimon Pere...

Oct 02 2016

Task force looking into security, pipeline protesters' clash

To show solidarity, more than a dozen local tribe members are packing up and driving down there. The letter states that the construction work destroyed "ancient burial ...

Oct 02 2016

North Dakota asks pipeline company to explain ranch purchase

The photo couldn't be verified by press time. Law enforcement has increased patrols and visibility in the county's southern stretches, deploying adding armored vehicles...

Oct 01 2016

Land Rover Discovery unveiled, on sale in Australia in July

Of course, since this is a Discovery, the signature "stepped roof" and the side fender vents are very much in place. Land Rover is emphasising this is not a 5+2 confi...

Oct 01 2016

Breakdown of video in police killing of man in California

Olango's death spurred protests in El Cajon, about 16 miles northwest of San Diego. Police have confirmed that Olango's shooting occurred within one minute of their a...

Oct 01 2016

Suspect arrested after missing Japanese student found dead in Vancouver

A suspect in the death, William Schneider, 48, was arrested hours after the body of 30-year-old Japanese national Natsumi Kogawa was found at on the grounds of a vacant h...

Oct 01 2016

Jaguars looking to save season, coach with victory in London

After its Week 5 bye, Jacksonville travels to Chicago to take on the Bears in Week 6. Indianapolis has won 10 of the 15 games played at the Jaguars' EverBank Stadium....

Oct 01 2016

Head of bridge agency says Christie appointee 'protected'

According to Wildstein's testimony, he regularly communicated with Bridget Kelly, the former deputy chief of staff for Christie. He pleaded guilty past year to orchestrat...

Oct 01 2016

Paris show - new look, new tech for Micra

Speaking of the cabin, it is packed with state-of-the-art technology and numerous features usually available in larger cars. Depending on equipment level (there are fiv...

Sep 30 2016

OPEC agrees to cut production; oil prices surge

While markets were broadly optimistic about the deal, some analysts pointed out that a further rise in crude prices may be hard as US shale producers who have been cuttin...

Sep 30 2016

Energy shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output deal

OPEC, the group of oil-producing nations that controls price and supply, is thinking about cutting production up to 700,000 barrels a day. The currencies of oil-exporti...

Sep 30 2016

Trump Campaign Memo Tells Surrogates To Bring Up Clinton Sex Scandals

The rest of the op-ed is a lengthy, point-by-point comparison of the two candidates, which concludes in each instance that Donald Trump is utterly unqualified to be presi...

Sep 30 2016

U.S. energy envoy: OPEC production deal will not work

Ministers from the oil cartel reached a preliminary deal Wednesday in Algeria to cut production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago. An...

Sep 30 2016

Wells Fargo CEO forfeits $41 mil in stock awards

Tolstedt left the company before her planned December 31 retirement date. The awards being forfeited by Mr. Stumpf represent about a quarter of the total compensation h...

Sep 30 2016

NXP Semiconductors explores sale to Qualcomm

As the WSJ points out, Qualcomm with NXP's bounty in its grasp would become the top vehicle chips supplier in existence, and that's no small thing considering the inc...

Sep 29 2016

Lufthansa board approves takeover of Brussels Airlines

In a separate statement, Lufthansa said it planned to add 35 of those planes to its own low-priced carrier, Eurowings, and five to subsidiary Austrian Airlines. Belgian m...

Sep 29 2016

Apple to relocate to Battersea Power Station

A consortium of three Malaysian companies - Sime Darby, SP Setia and the state-run Employees' Provident Fund - is redeveloping the power station and 42 acres around it to...

Sep 29 2016

SABMiller, AB InBev shareholders approve merger worth $100 billion

AB InBev , already the world's largest brewer, has secured a shareholder vote in favour of acquisition of SABMiller, the world's second largest brewer. The structure of ...

Sep 29 2016

South Korean Lotte boss honoured by Queen faces arrest in £139m fraud

The source explained that the office chose to seek the warrant due to the gravity of the case, as well as concerns that Shin, who grew up in Japan, might try to flee Sout...