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Uber may have found its next CEO

The stock has almost tripled in the past five years. Khosrowshahi has been at the helm of Expedia since 2005. "He encompasses a lot of the balance that we need that we weren't getting with the other candidates". Dara Khosrowshahi has been widely ha...

Amazon Lowers Prices at Whole Foods on Monday

After shareholders approved its almost $14 billion buyout of organic grocer Whole Foods on Wednesday, Amazon announced it'll be slashing prices on a myriad of items in its stores. The lower prices at Whole Foods combined with Amazon's discounte...

IPhone 8 and iPhone 7s Plus tipped to pack 3GB of RAM

We are also looking at a tentative launch date: September 12. All iPhones released thus far don't support expandable storage, so offering a 512GB model for the iPhone 8 should make consumers happy. SanDisk and Toshiba will supply the 64GB and 256...

Barcelona suspect's capture reported after shooting by police

National Court Judge Fernando Andreu issued his orders after hearing the four answer questions on Tuesday about the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils that killed 15 people. Abouyaaqoub escaped and has not returned to his home in Ripoll, sa...

Experience the (near) totality of solar eclipse

Most people don't want to look at the Sun because it hurt. "They are looking up", Smith said. The eclipse presents an unusual challenge for those who manage the state's power grid because the solar energy will drop off and re-emerge more quickly th...

Woman killed by Minneapolis police had called to report a rape

Damond had called 911 twice shortly before 11:30 p.m . to report what she believed might be a woman being raped in the alley behind her house in south Minneapolis . Along with Damond's friends and neighbor, the March for Healing and Justice was joi...

Alfred Angelo bridal store closes all stores

Brides were devastated and police were called after a popular bridal shop in Short Pump closed without warning. Mejia was in disbelief when she got a 6 a.m. "My dress isn't in the store and so I call and she's like, 'I can't tell you anything...but...

Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams powers past Jelena Ostapenko into semi-finals

Each channel will cover a different match, with play running through the early afternoon. "I think I deserve to play on a better court than Court 12", Ostapenko said. For the fourth time at this year's tournament, Williams stared across the grass...

US Legal Industry Adds Jobs in June

U.S. job creation returned with a roar in June, offering a dose of welcome news to the White House and offsetting fears of a slowing economy, official figures showed on Friday (Jul 7). As a lagging economic indicator, the monthly unemployment rate is...

Whole Foods CEO calls deal with Amazon 'whirlwind courtship'

Mackey said mutual friends set the companies up on a "blind date" in Seattle about six weeks ago, and executives immediately hit it off. "It's too early to talk about how benefits and compensation may synch up", Mackey said of the topic, after jestin...

Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

Democratic Rep. Kathleen Rice from NY told CNN that it's time for the Democrats to let her and the entire Democratic leadership team go. Pelosi's allies have pointed out that numerous negative impressions that Republicans have of her are ...

Lions are ready to roar ahead of first Test, insists Graham Rowntree

We saw most teams playing off nine against them and going around the corner and running into another wall. The off-the-ball stuff, it makes it hard to complete attacking opportunities and situations because there is so much happening off the ball in ...

Forward curve in oil prices looking dismal for OPEC

The last time non-OPEC supply growth exceeded the increase in demand was 2014, when oil prices slumped 46 percent. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 11 cents, or 0.23 percent, at $47.26 per barrel at 0035 GMT. "Indeed, based on our current ...

Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

The UK will stop being a member of the union on March 29, 2019 , two years after Article 50 was triggered. "Both sides will also discuss the structure of the negotiations and the issues that need to be addressed over the coming months". While she ...

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

It's not the kind of leaderboard that makes someone want to cancel their weekend plans to stay home and watch the last two rounds of the U.S. Open. Despite having a huge power advantage over most of the field, and displaying excellent form with h...

LeBron James reflects on the Cleveland Cavaliers' season

They came out swinging, as the magnificent shot-making from Game 4 carried over to the early portion of Game 5. "Ultimately it's about raising the bar for all the teams in this league and celebrating excellence". Owner Joe Lacob will be pulling out ...

GE CEO Immelt stepping down, Flannery to take over role

In addition to serving as CEO, Flannery will also become GE's chairman following Immelt's resignation at the end of this year. Three years later, he moved to Asia, where he was responsible for the Asia Pacific region for GE Capital. GE has strugg...

Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

You cannot only turn a live photo into a video loop but also make your photos bounce back and forth. Google +? If you use social media and happen to be a Google + user, why not join AppleHolic's Kool Aid Corner community and join the conversa...

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Graham said Paul is " irretrievably gone ", meaning GOP leaders can only afford one more defection and still pass legislation repealing and replacing ObamaCare . HHS Secretary Tom Price is expected to face double-barreled scrutiny Thursday whe...

Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate, solve diplomatic rift

Qatar is also home to the sprawling al-Udeid Air Base, which is home to the U.S. military's Central Command and some 10,000 American troops. "I can not see this impacting exports of Qatari LNG outside the Arab world at all and it won't likely impac...

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Chapter Two casts James Ransone as grown-up Eddie

James Ransone's arguably best known for his role as Deputy So-and-So in the Sinister movies, while his other notable credits include The Wire , Generation Kill , Treme and ...

BMW teases design concept for iNext Vision Vehicle

BMW originally announced in 2016 that it had joined the race to produce fully autonomous cars and has teamed up with tech firms Intel and Mobileye in a bid to offer its first full...

Walmart Inc Stock Down Despite Earnings Beat, Online Sales Growth

USA comparable-store sales excluding fuel were up 2.1% (+2.2% with fuel), as the retailer saw slight gains in the average ticket (+1.3%) and traffic (+0.8%). (NYSE: WMT ) has a 20...

Sen. Stabenow on the future of net neutrality, tariffs, and PFAS contamination

Richard Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO thanked the Senators for their work in protecting a free and open internet. The final vote was 52-47. Alaska Sen. The internet flourished...

Man, Late To Board Flight, Tries To Yank Open Plane Door

The unruly traveler somehow made it past the crew and up to outside the aircraft, where he proceeded to yank on the handle, placing his foot against the plane to get more leverag...

Mothercare boss to return in shock U-turn as retailer plans store closures

David Wood, the man brought in to replace him, becomes managing director. Uncertainty hangs over the future of Northern Ireland's five Mothercare stores after the retailer sa...

Italian parties agree basis for government deal, say no threat to euro

M5S leader Luigi Di Maio and the League's Matteo Salvini will have the final say , reviewing and signing the document before presenting it to President Sergio Mattarella . Th...

For Nigeria lower budget deficit as oil touches $80 a barrel

Goldman Sachs, though, said even with a slowdown in demand and soaring USA output, global oil markets would remain tight. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Starbucks in Hot Water After Barista Writes 'Beaner' on Latino Man's Cup

Pedro, who didn't want to disclose his last name, said he ordered two cups of coffee in La CaƱada Flintridge when he noticed the word "beaner" printed on his cup instead of his nam...

Lachlan Murdoch to lead New Fox after Disney sale, James is out

Elder son Lachlan Murdoch has been named as the heir to Rupert Murdoch's business empire. While Lachlan is CEO and executive chair, there has been a new slot created: chief ope...

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Petrol, diesel prices touch new high in two days

Petrol, diesel prices touch new high in two days

With this, petrol prices are just 1 per cent away from their lifetime high of Rs 76.06 per litre hit in September 2013. Petrol reached over Rs75-mark in Delhi selling at Rs 75.10...

Amazon Prime Members to Get Discounts at Whole Foods

Amazon Prime Members to Get Discounts at Whole Foods

Sustainably sourced, wild-caught halibut steaks: $9.99/lb. By using the app , customers can log in using their Amazon Prime usernames and passwords, which will generate a QR c...

Cisco Top-Line, Earnings Beat, In-Line Guidance Disappoints

Cisco Top-Line, Earnings Beat, In-Line Guidance Disappoints

Analysts on average had expected a profit of 65 cents per share and revenue of $12.43 billion. Adjusted profit in the quarter ending in July will be 68 to 70 cents a share, while a...

Drug Importation 'Just a Gimmick,' Says HHS Secretary

Drug Importation 'Just a Gimmick,' Says HHS Secretary

America has the highest drug prices in the world. Trump's new policy actions on lowering drug prices, could have implications on US-India bilateral trade relations. On Friday, ...

Government strips Stagecoach of Virgin East Coast franchise

Government strips Stagecoach of Virgin East Coast franchise

However, he said, the decision to elect an operator of last resort was selected to provide a better transition towards the partnership model the Tories want to implement. The chair...

Total prepared to cancel $5B Iranian project

Total prepared to cancel $5B Iranian project

French energy giant Total joined other major European companies in saying they will exit Iran unless US sanctions are waived, casting a shadow over efforts by European leaders to...

Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) Stake Increased by Prudential Financial Inc

Moreover, First Midwest Bank & Trust Trust Division has 0.24% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Trading volume is an important technical indicator an investor uses to confirm ...

Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Forecasters say rainfall could total up to one inch in areas of central Allegheny County, including parts of Interstate 79 and the Parkway North. Isolated severe thunderstorms ar...

Ford to resume F-150 production after MI supplier fire

Ford to resume F-150 production after MI supplier fire

Ford Motor Company is restarting production of the popular F-150 at Dearborn Truck Plant Friday after just over one week of downtime. Dearborn-based Ford put together a team that...