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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Qatar Airways wants to create a virtual mega-carrier that will give it economies of scale in negotiating fuel and operations, as it expands investments in other airlines, its chi
MOSCOW (AP) — Leaked papers revealing investments in tax havens by the world’s wealthy suggest that several Russian oligarchs have registered private jets in the Isle of Man, avoiding taxes in
LONDON (Reuters) - The global rally in stocks showed no sign of slowing on Tuesday, as upbeat investors pushed the most widely-tracked index of world stocks up for a ninth straight day and sailing pas
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fast-growing Russian airline group Aeroflot is considering a "sizeable" order for Airbus SE A320neo family and Boeing Co's 737 MAX narrow-body aircraft, a top executive said o
WASHINGTON (AP) — Buffeted by seething partisan differences, members of a key House panel are digging into work on the sweeping GOP tax plan that President Donald Trump and Republicans are counting o
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The world’s biggest shipping company, Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, has fallen to a quarterly loss due partly to the cost of a cyberattack. The Copenhagen-based
TOKYO (Reuters) - Bitcoin is likely to become a new asset class in its own right, such as gold or stocks, which can be traded by major investors and regulated, not simply a crypto-currency, Leo Melame
BERLIN (AP) — German automaker BMW AG says its third-quarter earnings were 1.8 percent lower than a year earlier as a result of increased costs for investments, research and development. The luxury c
SINGAPORE/NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Electric Co is weighing options for its aircraft leasing operations, including the sale of all or part of the business, as Chief Executive John Flannery search
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - JPMorgan is in early talks with Saudi Arabian companies about overseas listings, its investment bank chief said, raising the possibility that more firms could join oil giant Sau
Seven stories in the news for Tuesday, Nov. 7 ——— LIBERAL BRAND BATTERED BY 'PARADISE PAPERS' The Trudeau government's politically bruised promise to ensure "tax fairness" for the middle class has
EDMONTON - Two former Alberta government cabinet ministers and a police chief are part of a group that is working to promote the legal recreational marijuana industry. Former justice minister Jonatha
OTTAWA - Making sure those who experience the biggest impacts of crime have the support they need would do a lot to speed up the wheels of justice, says the ......
OTTAWA - Lesley Barron Kerr doesn't remember the last time she saw the Victoria Cross that her great-grandfather, Colin Barron, received for heroism at the Battle of Passchendaele. But she's ...
MONTREAL - In Montreal's Gay Village, a red-orange glow radiates from a Vietnamese tapas restaurant onto a side street lined with red, brown and grey-bricked apartment buildings. Neon-infused glass t
TORONTO - Health spending in Canada is expected to reach $6,604 per capita this year — or about $200 more per person compared to last year — according to a ...
EDMONTON - The national inquiry on murdered and missing Indigenous women comes to Edmonton today, a week after issuing an interim report calling for a national police task force to ...
(Reuters) - Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox Ltd said it now estimates net claims for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria to total around $225 million, having previously estimated the same amount f
BY ALEXANDER KOKHANOVSKYY- Esports has always had a tremendously strong following and is ripe for disruption. With its core audience being young and tech savvy, blockchain presents enormous untapped p
BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — After years of spending hundreds of dollars a month on heat, some Kongiganak resident have seen their bills cut in half by a revolutionary microgrid that the village’s uti
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been conditionally reinstated by the NFL. Here's his story of substance abuse and what it means for both him and the league moving forward.
TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. is seeing a 16 percent gain in fiscal second quarter profit as sales grew, and a cheaper yen offset higher marketing costs. Toyota, Japan’s top automaker, report
Winnipeg’s first Lowe’s store will open early next spring, although the exact date is still being kept under wraps. “For competitive reasons, we cannot be more specific on the timel
An email scam targeting Netflix users aims to gather personal information from the streaming service’s 110 million subscribers. The suspicious emails tell recipients that their Netflix billing
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rather than waiting to see how the Republican tax bill will fare in Congress, some investors are already picking out gingerly technology, healthcare and consumer companies they ex
CHICAGO (Reuters) - This holiday season, retailers are making a list, checking it twice, and then ordering less for U.S. shoppers. With foot traffic at their stores in decline, department stores th
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's Meituan-Dianping, an online platform for ordering food and booking movies and restaurants, is considering an initial public offering in the United States as soon as next
BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks rose Tuesday after Wall Street posted modest gains on deal reports and oil prices rose for a second day following turmoil in Saudi Arabia. KEEPING SCORE: In early trading
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — In the same affluent, suburban city where Google built its headquarters, Tes Saldana lives in a crowded but tidy camper she parks on the street. She concedes it’s &
MONTREAL - A tentative agreement has been reached between the Quebec government and the union representing about 11,000 daycare workers across the province. The agreement in principle reached Monday
Dustin Poirier and Anthony Pettis face off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 120. Here are some numbers and facts to prepare you for the fight.
Challenge is proving tight financial management can be maintained without the discipline imposed by outsiders             
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares rallied to their highest in a decade on Tuesday, while oil prices gave up some of their gains having previously surged to a more than two-year peak on an anti-corruption
WWE Raw news, notes and business analysis after the beginning of The Shield vs. The New Day.
These two scenarios calculate how much taxpayers would owe under the current system, and how their tax bill might change if the Republican plan becomes law.
American Pharoah's first foals, champions Songbird and Tepin, and other high-profile Thoroughbreds bring millions at the Fasig-Tipton November Sale in Kentucky.
Chip maker Broadcom Ltd. made an unsolicited $103 billion bid for Qualcomm Inc. on Monday, setting the stage for a takeover battle that could reshape the industry at the heart of mobile phone hardware
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A potential mega-merger between chipmaker Broadcom Ltd and U.S. rival Qualcomm Inc is likely to face stern scrutiny in China, antitrust lawyers say, amid a strategic push by Bei
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is pressing foreign payment card companies to form local joint ventures for onshore operations, said three people familiar with the matter, a move that would counte
Qualcomm Inc. said it has received a buyout offer from Broadcom Ltd. of $70 a share in cash and stock. The proposed deal, valued at about $105 billion, would be the largest in semiconductor indust
Ford is accused of numerous violations over the last five years connected to the paint shop at its Dearborn Truck Plant.             
Two suspects are 13, one is 14; victim was 70. Bail on all three set at $1 million.              
For years, Apple and other multinational firms have faced inquiries from government authorities about tactics they employed to lower their tax bills. Now, new published reports show just how some
Meadows Bank had a boost in profit, loans and deposits in the third quarter compared with a year earlier.
The Republican tax bill would cut taxes on average, but it would raise them on millions of middle-class families, especially those with large medical expenses.
Walt Disney Co. has held talks to buy significant parts of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox media company, including its movie and television production studios and a handful of TV channels, accordin
Caesars Palace has upgraded 10 suites on the 29th floor of the Palace Tower — where Hillary and Bill Clinton stayed last year — to lavish villas to snatch a larger share of the high-end ma
Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s six-member Policy Committee endorses the idea of combining the two positions, but but wants the convention authority’s board to play a role in
The previously undisclosed story of Apple’s search for a new island tax haven and its use of Jersey is among the revelations emerging from a cache of secret corporate records from Appleby, a Bermuda-
Russian billionaire Yuri Milner gained fame and wealth as an early backer of Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc. and other Silicon Valley start-ups. Called “Russia’s most influential tech investor” by For
The shooting of a black man by a white officer sparked protests, leading Tupelo to create a police advisory board.              
REGINA - SaskPower Minister Dustin Duncan says the province will use due diligence in determining future power projects using carbon capture and storage. SaskPower's Boundary Dam power plant in Estev
Plans to roll out the high-end food offerings at new Roastery and Starbucks Reserve stores will test whether Starbucks has found a recipe for sandwiching together investor expectations and artisanal
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares touched their highest in a decade on Tuesday, while oil prices edged down after surging to a more than two-year peak as Saudi Arabia's crown prince cracked down on corru
(Reuters) - Snapchat faced a worldwide outage for at least four hours on Monday, prompting a flood of complaints on rival mobile application Twitter a day before posting its third quarterly earnings a
Construction started Monday on a 14-screen movie theater in North Las Vegas, showcasing one of the first visible steps toward redeveloping the economically depressed downtown area.
Employees at Bellevue-based T-Mobile have been spared months of layoff speculation with the collapse of a merger deal, which could have led to cuts of an estimated 20,000 jobs. The end of the saga co
The state's largest health care provider will employ 250 employees in downtown Jackson.              
William Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and a key ally of Fed chief Janet L. Yellen, will retire in mid-2018, creating another opening in the top ranks of decision-making
LOS ANGELES - The God of Thunder had an even mightier opening weekend than expected. "Thor: Ragnarok," the third film in the series, scored a franchise best with a robust ......
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