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Hermine kills 2, ruins beach weekends in northward march

According to the US National Hurricane Centre, Hermine was expected to remain a "dangerous cyclone through five days". Authorities check on construction mat...


Ala. gas pipeline leak could cause price hikes, shortage

The spike in gas prices - as much as 15 to 20 cents per gallon - will probably be short-lived. And the company has started shipping gasoline on its Line 2, wh...


US formally recalls Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The Department of Transportation is ordering airline passengers not to bring Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones on planes unless they keep them turned off and don't c...


Small craft advisories in effect along East Coast

East of Julia is Tropical Storm Ian , which is east of Bermuda; but it poses no threat to any land areas. The storm was packing maximum sustained winds of 40 mi...


Oil rises on smaller-than-expected build in U.S. crude stocks

Oil prices have experienced a rise due to a drop in USA crude stocks by 559,000 barrels in the week ending 9 September. Still, gains in crude and other-greenbac...


Protest against Dakota Access Pipeline being held in Denver Tuesday evening

The Dakota Access Pipeline Project aims to transport domestically-produced light crude oil from North Dakota through the states of South Dakota and Iowa into IL...


Wells Fargo Bank fined for credit card practices

News of the settlement came out less than one week after the bank received bad press for an ad campaign that implied that scientific pursuits are more valuabl...


Asia stocks gain, dollar slips on Fed governor's dovish comments

Futures markets are now pricing in just a 15 percent chance of a US rate increase next week, and if the Fed moves at all this year it will nearly certainly be i...


Chevy Bolt EV range increased to 383 km

The cheapest 2016 Nissan Leaf starts at just $29,860 before tax credits, but it only offers 84 miles of driving range. After months of promises by General M...


Census Bureau to release new poverty numbers

Also, regions in metro areas but outside the principal cities - mostly suburban households - had the highest median income of $64,144. Low inflation provided ...


Suspected serial bank robber strikes again

The most recent robbery occurred Sunday afternoon when the robber entered a TD Bank branch, 111 S. 11 St., and handed the teller a note demanding cash, police s...


Hanjin seeks funds to free stranded cargo worth $14bn

The company was the seventh-largest shipping line in the world until it declared bankruptcy August 31, leaving an enormous amount of cargo stranded at sea. "The...


Ailing Korean shipper Hanjin moves to resolve cargo chaos

The Seoul Central District Court requested counterparts around the world for an order to suspend judicial proceeding for Hanjin Shipping vessels after the s...


"Times are changing, pay your taxes", euro zone chief tells corporations

Apple's European headquarters is in Ireland, which stands to gain a massive windfall if the ruling is upheld. Other countries are expressing interest in any p...


Alphabet And Chipotle: The New Flying Burrito Brothers

Deliveries will take place on a closed portion of the campus, CNN said . "Virginia Tech has always been a champion of aviation safety, innovation, and entrep...


VW Engineer Pleads Guilty in Emissions Scandal

Liang, 62, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and. The engineer, James Liang, agreed to cooperate in the continuing US investigation...


Ford buys shuttle service as part of new mobility push

Ford also will partner with NY bike-sharing firm Motivate to bring shared bicycle services to more cities throughout the Bay Area, with the goal of deploying...


HD Supply Holdings (NASDAQ:HDS) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At JP Morgan

The stock, which fluctuated between $43.48 and $44.35 during the day, now situated -5.53% below its 52 week high. In case of Revenue Estimates, 18 analysts ha...


Sports Direct Investors Vote Against Chairman

I thought from an integrity point of view it was right to offer my resignation because clearly there's a lot of negativity about me and my ability to run this c...


European Central Bank surprises by failing to extend QE; holds interest rates unchanged

Draghi could indicate Thursday that the bank is ready to extend the bond-buying program. Mixed data over the past month in Europe, including German industrial...


Oil rises, but doubt over output deal tempers rally

But there were no details on any agreement to freeze oil output, just weeks before Moscow and OPEC meet in Algeria to discuss the crisis. Additionally, the Sa...


EPA shuts down 17 wells in Osage Nation after Oklahoma quake

The Oil and Gas Division of the Oklahoma Corporation Commission notified operators of Arbuckle disposal wells that they would be closing within ten days. The tr...


Bumpy start to Obama's China trip, beginning with the stairs

Obama and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping handed ratification documents to United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon, who said he was now optimistic the agreement w...


After slamming Florida, Hermine threatens East Coast

Confidence is growing that Hermine will be felt as far north as coastal New Jersey during the second half of the Labor Day weekend, the Weather Channel reporte...


Oil Halts Four-Day Slide as Putin Presses for OPEC Freeze Deal

Oil producer Saudi Arabia was said to have been reconsidering output ceilings - which it nixed last December as it proceeded to boost its production capacity - ...


Apple is reportedly working on new Mac and iPad Pro upgrades

Meanwhile, so far as the iPad Pro is concerned, new software is being developed by Apple to enable the device to further take advantage of the unique user inp...


Explosion rocks SpaceX launch site in Florida during test

The other was in June past year, taking out a rocket that had been due to take cargo including Microsoft HoloLens headsets to the International Space Station. A...


Essential services may be hit as unions go on strike tomorrow

The central government aimed to dissuade it by raising the minimum wage to $180 per month, and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said he would ensure the provision ...


Bruton denies 'rift' due to Apple tax stand-off

Then the onus is on the US government to reform the tax laws so that corporations pay their fair share of taxes in the United States. If you think the idea is...


New Tesla Model S P100D is "Quickest Production Car in the World"

The new Model X P100D is capable of 289 miles, up from 250 miles on the previous Model X P90D. The new Tesla Model S P100D with "Ludicrous mode" is the third-...


Abercrombie reports wider 2Q loss on sales decline

Including certain one-time items, Abercrombie reported a loss per share of 19 cents compared with a loss of 1 cent per share in the year-ago quarter. (NYSE: A...


Gas prices back on the rise in NH, northern New England

The average price of a gallon of regular, unleaded gasoline in the Houston region is up 5 cents in the past week to $2.02 on Monday, which is the same cost as t...


To review use of private immigration prisons, shares slide

The announcement follows a landmark decision by the US Department of Justice to phase out private prisons, after a stinging independent review found they were d...


Chicago men charged in shooting of NBA star Wade's cousin

The former reality TV star has been actively courting the African-American vote over the past week by saying minority communities face increased violence and da...


Chaffetz: Trump should open his 'kimono,' release tax returns

Meanwhile, the same reporters who rather obligingly ignore Trump's taxes have busily created a new standard under the Clinton rules and hounded Hillary about ...


US Fed Chair says case for another rate hike has strengthened

Gaffney also noted that Yellen said policy remains data-dependent, and hinted that the Fed would consider the impact of higher rates on the dollar's appreciat...


USA second quarter growth sluggish, as consumer spending surges

The Commerce Department slightly cut its estimate of United States economic growth in the second quarter to 1.1 percent Friday, underscoring the surprise weakne...


Big Lots beats earnings predictions for second quarter

Comparable store sales, a key indicator of a retailer's health, increased for the 10th consecutive quarter, said David Campisi, CEO. The company attributed the ...


Amtrak orders Alstom trains for Northeast Corridor

Amtrak will invest in significant station improvements at Washington Union Station, Moynihan Station New York, as well as track capacity and ride quality improv...


Nimble Rising: FYQ2 Earnings Beat, Q3 Revenue View Tops Consensus

The company's gross margin (non-GAAP) was 67%, a decrease of 80 basis points (bps) from the year-ago quarter. GAAP operating loss was $39.3 million for the se...