Turkish President on Khashoggi probe

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that Turkey will not allow those responsible for the killing of to avoid justice, from those who ordered it to the ones who carried it out. The CIA's director Gina Haspel visited the Turkish capital Ankar... More..

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Going crackpot over jackpot: Americans go nuts over $ 2.2billion lottery
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Going crackpot over jackpot: Americans go nuts over $ 2.2billion lottery

So, what are your chances of winning the $1.6-billion jackpot this time? The largest single prize went to a 2017 player from MA who celebrated a $US758.7 million Powerball payday. With steady sales, the t...More..

United States issues warning to Russian Federation about helping Iran escape upcoming oil sanctions
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

United States issues warning to Russian Federation about helping Iran escape upcoming oil sanctions

Iranian oil minister says sanctions won't stop them from exporting oil . Saudi Arabia's energy minister has used public comments over the past week to tone down the kingdom's veiled threat to use oil as a pol...More..

Saudi Arabia offers Pakistan $3 bln in support plus deferred oil payments
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Saudi Arabia offers Pakistan $3 bln in support plus deferred oil payments

It was also agreed that Riyadh will provide a payment facility, deferred for one year and worth another $3 billion, for import of oil. Saudi Arabia has been widely blamed for the journalist's disappearance....More..

Dyson to build electric vehicles in Singapore
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Dyson to build electric vehicles in Singapore

The company announced back in September of 2017 that it was planning to get into the electric auto business, and today Dyson gave the world a peek at how it's going to make that happen with the announcement...More..

Why You Really Shouldn’t Pool Lottery Tickets With Your Friends
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Why You Really Shouldn’t Pool Lottery Tickets With Your Friends

Other attorneys and lottery officials agree, though they acknowledge it can seem silly to draw up agreements and copy ticket stubs given the dismal odds of actually winning . Several states allow online ticket...More..

Waitress serves water and gets $10K tip
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Waitress serves water and gets $10K tip

The large tip had a note with it that read, "For the delicious water". Server Alaina Custer was in shock when she discovered the stack of bills left on the table for her. "I was so blessed to have that money"...More..

Saudi Energy Minister: Cant cover Iran's oil production
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saudi Energy Minister: Cant cover Iran's oil production

Brent crude oil prices rose back above $80 a barrel on Monday as markets were expected to tighten once U.S. sanctions against Iran's crude exports are implemented next month. OPEC agreed in June to boost supply...More..

Massive recall of taquitos due to salmonella and listeria concerns
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Massive recall of taquitos due to salmonella and listeria concerns

Some of the affected products were sold at 7-Eleven convenience stores. Here's a quick glance at which products were specifically recalled. Food manufacturers rarely want to risk problems legally or in publ...More..

Elderly woman racially attacked on airplane
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Elderly woman racially attacked on airplane

Delsie Gayle told ITV News on Monday that she was left shaken by the incident and unable to eat or sleep, saying that she cries every time she remembers it. And this is precisely why Ryanair is now comin...More..

Canadian postal worker strike begins in Windsor
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Canadian postal worker strike begins in Windsor

Each strike, which will last for 24 hours, will rotate across the country so that mail disruption is kept to a minimum. Canada Post said in a statement that the strike in Toronto will not only affect delive...More..

Petrol Pump Strike
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Petrol Pump Strike "BJP-Sponsored", "Supported" By Oil Companies: AAP

Similarly, prices of diesel in Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai declined to Rs 74.92, Rs 76.77 and Rs 79.22 a litre, respectively, from Sunday's Rs 75.19, Rs 77.04 and Rs 79.51, respectively. Bhubaneswar: With diesel...More..

The Boring Company has nearly finished its first tunnel
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

The Boring Company has nearly finished its first tunnel

Boring Company founder Elon Musk announced on Twitter that the company's first tunnel is set to be completed before the end of the year. The Test Tunnel , as it's called, is the first leg of Musk's undergrou...More..

Lone Merkel announces Saudi arms ban
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Lone Merkel announces Saudi arms ban

Jubeir was the first senior Saudi official to speak on the record on the matter after Saudi Arabia admitted on Saturday that Khashoggi was dead. Khashoggi also discussed his feelings about the 9/11 attack...More..

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept Approved For Series Production
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept Approved For Series Production

Presentation of the concept model was held in March this year at the motor show in Geneva. The Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo - previewed as the Mission E Cross Turismo - will officially join the Taycan i...More..

by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Ryanair refers racist incident to police amid criticism over inaction

A few rows behind him, a ruddy-faced man with gray hair and dark-rimmed glasses was yelling at a black woman seated along the aisle. It's really important to point out that cabin crew have very little authori...More..

Tim Cook calls on Bloomberg to retract Chinese spy chip claims
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Tim Cook calls on Bloomberg to retract Chinese spy chip claims

In an interview with Buzzfeed News , Cook said: " There is no truth in their story about Apple ". He's calling upon Bloomberg to do the right thing and retract it. Bloomberg didn't immediately respond to a...More..

Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion

Nobody won that one either. Mega Millions now marks the largest lottery prize in the history of the United States. "It's hard to overstate how exciting this is - but now it's really getting fun", said Gordon ...More..

Powerball jackpot grows to $345M after no one wins Saturday prize
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Powerball jackpot grows to $345M after no one wins Saturday prize

After almost three months without a victor, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot. The jackpot odds are not in your favor. The new jackpot, which eclipses the previou...More..

China's Economic Growth Slows During U.S. Trade Fight
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

China's Economic Growth Slows During U.S. Trade Fight

The authorities are trying to navigate through numerous challenges, as the trade war fears have sparked a blistering selloff in domestic stock markets and a steep decline in the value of the yuan versus the d...More..

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1B as drawing nears
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1B as drawing nears

Five of the top ten Mega Millions drawing have taken place in the last three years. It costs $2 to play the game. The jackpot was generating Mega Millions sales Friday in Texas of $20,731 per second, Texa...More..

Pres. Trump: Migrant Groups Heading to United States are not 'Little Angels'
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Pres. Trump: Migrant Groups Heading to United States are not 'Little Angels'

According to Mexican authorities, migrants with valid documents and visas would be allowed in. The Mexican government has pledged to deport those without papers, though it began letting a trickle of immigran...More..

Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment

It operated flights to London Gatwick, London Heathrow , London Stansted and Manchester in the UK. A statement on its website advised passengers not to go to airports as "no Cobalt flights will operate and...More..

Oil Slips Below $80 On Rising US Stockpiles
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Oil Slips Below $80 On Rising US Stockpiles

According to the spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs, Raveesh Kumar, India already conveyed its position to the USA over the issue. Soon after India-Russia inked the billion dollar deal, there were...More..

Updated lawsuit takes aim at Facebook’s video ad metrics
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Updated lawsuit takes aim at Facebook’s video ad metrics

Early a year ago, Facebook agreed to have the Media Rating Council audit its ad metrics, and it now also shows advertisers independent analysis from third-party measurement firms. Because it was not including...More..

Netflix Q3 2018 Takeaways: The Underlying Kingpin in the Global Media Landscape
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Netflix Q3 2018 Takeaways: The Underlying Kingpin in the Global Media Landscape

Shares of Netflix ( NFLX ) skyrocket almost 10% in pre-market trading Wednesday after the streaming giant delivered third-quarter financial results that crushed Wall Street's expectations in an upside surpris...More..

Major London rail hub suffers disruption
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Major London rail hub suffers disruption

Network Rail said that "extensive damage" to four overhead power cables along a 500m-stretch of track in Ealing on Tuesday night was to blame for the disruption. As passengers look to find alternative routes, ...More..

Jumpin’ Jackpots: Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Grow To Nearly $700 Million Combined
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Jumpin’ Jackpots: Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Grow To Nearly $700 Million Combined

The next drawing will be held Tuesday. The Mega Millions jackpot is not the only big jackpot up for grabs this weekend. The winning numbers are 27-28-32-41-69 and the Mega Ball is 12. There have been ...More..

Federal Reserve unanimously backed higher interest rates, despite Trump
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Federal Reserve unanimously backed higher interest rates, despite Trump

Participants in the FOMC rate-setting committee "generally anticipated that further gradual increases" in short-term borrowing costs would be consistent with the kind of continued economic expansion, labor mark...More..

Tesla Announces Cheaper, Mid-Range Model 3 Car
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Tesla Announces Cheaper, Mid-Range Model 3 Car

Tesla originally touted the Model 3 as the auto it would mass-produce and price for mainstream consumers after first producing luxury vehicles in the Model S and Model X. That incentive will be cut in half...More..

Trump tariffs yet to sting China; pain could begin in January
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Trump tariffs yet to sting China; pain could begin in January

Another official said the system allowed for a 40 to 70 percent discount on small packages arriving in the United States from China compared to what it would cost to send them domestically, costing $300 milli...More..

Tesla buys land for Gigafactory in Shanghai
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Tesla buys land for Gigafactory in Shanghai

The website of Shanghai Land Market, however, shows the original starting price of the land for sale was 973 million yuan (about 141 million USA dollars). that are pouring billions of dollars into manufacturi...More..

Pompeo heard recording of Khashoggi 'murder'
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Pompeo heard recording of Khashoggi 'murder'

Turkish officials have openly claimed that Khashoggi was killed in the consulate, and that a group of 15 Saudi men flew to Istanbul around the time of Khashoggi's disappearance. Stephen Colbert has mocked Pre...More..

Legal cannabis in Canada: What you need to know
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Legal cannabis in Canada: What you need to know

They do not need a medical license or doctor's note; medicinal marijuana has been legal across Canada for two years. The Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation said it conducted 12,810 transactions totalling mor...More..

by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Trump takes swipe at Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

Several participants at the central bank's September rate-setting meeting expressed support for raising the base rate above a neutral level to keep inflation in check, according to minutes released last night. ...More..