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Aug 27 2018

U.S. Dollar Drops After Powell Stresses Gradual Approach To Rates

Strong Performance The Fed chairman said he expected the economy's "strong performance will continue" and as a result the Fed's "gradual process of normalization remai...

Aug 26 2018

Michael Cohen subpoenaed in NY as part of Trump Foundation probe

In fact, on Wednesday August 22, from 6 a.m. until Midnight, according to the Media Research Center, the words "impeachment" or "impeach" were used a ridiculous 222 times...

Aug 26 2018

Top Trump confidant Allen Weisselberg granted immunity, called to testify

The Journal said Pecker shared details with prosecutors about payments Cohen says Trump directed to buy the silence of two women alleging affairs with him - former Play...

Aug 23 2018

Alarm over Donald Trump complaints about his pick for US Fed chair

Mr. Trump previously criticized the Fed this summer , breaking with decades of presidential convention. The minutes also gave an indication the Fed was preparing to de...

Aug 21 2018

Whiteboards used as Gatwick flight info screens fail

An IT problem is causing London's Gatwick Airport to adopt an old school approach to relaying information to passengers. She told the Press Association: "Each flight wa...

Aug 21 2018

PepsiCo to buy at-home-soda-maker SodaStream in $3.2 billion deal

PepsiCo chief executive Indra Nooyi, who is stepping down following 12 years at the helm, characterised the purchase of Tel Aviv-based SodaStream as consistent with the U...

Aug 20 2018

Trump Calls On SEC to Study Ending Quarterly Reporting

The Commissioners' offices did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump said he directed the SEC to look into a change in its requirements. Riley FBR a...

Aug 19 2018

Erdogan vows Turkey will not be cowed by US

The Turkish government has also complained about what it calls USA support for Kurdish rebel groups fighting in northern Syria, and it has condemned the US refusal to ext...

Aug 18 2018

Turkey has more to ‘lose’ in Apple boycott

He was indicted on charges of having links with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party and the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization, which Turkey accuses of being behind ...

Aug 17 2018

Qatar promises $15 billion investment in Turkey

Although the USA tariffs , which were imposed to add pressure on Turkey to release terror-linked American pastor Andrew Brunson , have affected Turkey's exports, global...

Aug 16 2018

Russian Federation and Turkey to trade in national currencies not United States dollar

The Turkish lira has dropped to record lows in recent weeks, having fallen some 42 percent so far in 2017. The lira firmed as far as 5.75 against the dollar on Wednesda...

Aug 15 2018

NBC Blames Trump For Straining Relationship With Turkey Over American Pastor

Behind the scenes, however, diplomats resumed contact to ease tensions. "We have Vestel Venuüs in our country", Erdogan said , referencing a Turkey-based smartphone ma...

Aug 15 2018

Saudi Arabias wealth fund in talks to invest in Tesla buyout deal

Tesla CEO Elon Musk used Twitter late Friday to taunt investors who have bet against his company, even though his previous Twitter comments have spurred a government i...

Aug 15 2018

Firefighter DIES battling California’s largest EVER recorded wildfire

After a month of burning, the Ferguson Fire has singed 96,457 acres across three national forests and private land. A few days ago the 295,970-acre Ranch Fire , part o...

Aug 14 2018

Airplane theft shows potential dangers from airline workers

Trump is now at his New Jersey golf club, and Sanders commended the response effort for its "swift action" and public safety protection. She commended the response effort...

Aug 14 2018

Turkey to retaliate against Trump's metal tariffs

The Treasury Department slapped sanctions on two Turkish officials last week because the country refused to release American pastor Andrew Brunson, who faces charges in T...

Aug 13 2018

Monsanto ordered to pay $289m damages in Roundup cancer trial

On Friday, a jury awarded Johnson $289 million in damages after ruling that Monsanto intentionally concealed the health risks of its popular Roundup products. "We are s...

Aug 09 2018

Here's what taking Tesla private means for the company and Elon Musk

Compliance experts are still arguing about whether Musk could face official censure. A lot of questions remain unanswered but, if Tesla goes through with the plan, it w...

Aug 08 2018

Elon Musk Reveals Details of Tesla V9.0 Software, Including Early Access

Musk has followed up with an offer for current stockholders to keep their shares and "go private" - without knowing further details on the company's board and governance ...

Aug 07 2018

America dismisses European Union ‘blocking statute’ as Iran sanctions finally bite

Individuals or entities that fail to wind down activities with Iran risk severe consequences. On July 30, Trump offered to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani witho...