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Murder of Khashoggi ‘premeditated’, says Saudi prosecutor

Turkish officials especially are pushing the Saudi government to identify who ordered the killing. The Public Prosecution will question the suspects based o...


No Mega Millions victor, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

While the epic prize is up for grabs in the US, Lottoland UK customers can bet on the outcome of the MegaMillions lottery and potentially win a separate jackpot...


Turkish police search forest, coastal city for journalist's remains

A United Kingdom government spokesman said: "The Secretary of State for International Trade has decided the time is not right for him to attend the Future Inv...


Iran Blames US for Turmoil on Oil Market

Brent crude rose 78 cents to $81.56 a barrel by 2:01 p.m. EDT (1801 GMT), while West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was up 30 cents at $72.08 a barrel. Meanw...


No winning Mega Millions ticket; combined jackpot climbs to $1.2 billion

Friday's sum will be the third largest in the game's history and the second largest in the United States lottery jackpot history. According to a release from Me...


Turkey yet to share Khashoggi audio, video evidence with US -sources

Turkish officials have stepped up pressure on the Saudis over the episode, providing the Washington Post with scans of passports that they say were carried by...


Softbank 'anxiously' monitoring Saudi Arabia situation - executive

Investment in sport has proved a viable option for those two oil-rich gulf states looking to project soft power and improve the global prestige of their nations...


Mega Millions $548 million jackpot numbers revealed

The victor was able to file a lawsuit and stay anonymous while claiming the winnings through an anonymous trust, even though they had originally signed their ...


Trump, after rogue killers comment, doubts unreleased Saudi report on Khashoggi

He was an outspoken critic of the Saudi regime, and was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . There was also a suggestion they had meant to ab...


Trump Speaks to Saudi King, Sends Pompeo for Follow-Up

The government of Saudi Arabia on Sunday vowed to retaliate with "greater action" if the Trump administration follows through on punishing that country for ...


Trump against cancelling $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia

Turkey has yet to publish any evidence of him being slain, though surveillance footage around the consulate shows a convoy of vehicles with diplomatic license p...


US, China trade war might end soon, Asia expert says

On Wednesday, FBI director Christopher Wray said that China represents the " broadest, most complicated, most long-term " threat to the U.S. and that it is wagi...


Investors lose nerve, and stocks suffer more losses

The broad-based S&P 500 slumped 3.3 percent to end at 2,786.46, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index plummeted 4.0 percent to finish the session at 7,...


U.S. pressures Saudi over missing journalist

The crown prince ordered an operation to lure Khashoggi back to Saudi Arabia from the United States and then detain him, the Washington Post reported on Wedn...


India decides to import crude oil from Iran

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for November delivery on Friday rose to US$74.34 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Russia's involvement in the d...


Toyota recall affects over 50000 United Kingdom cars

The identified fault occurs when a specific hybrid component failure, coupled with hard acceleration, causes the vehicle to lose power rather than enter a fail-...


Government Announces Relief On Fuel Prices By Reducing Excise Duty

Petrol and diesel prices continued to move upwards today after a brief breather to consumers. Recently, the BJP government announced a Rs 2.50 per litre redu...


U.S. and Canada Reach a Last-Minute Deal Renaming NAFTA as USMCA

He also counselled members not to panic, adding things wouldn't change overnight for the dairy industry. U.S. President Donald Trump had repeatedly railed a...


Canada's finance minister touts USMCA but says dairy, steel sectors need help

Some likeminded business groups agree that Trump's in-your-face style, a far more confrontational stance than his predecessors deployed, deserves credit. "That'...


Trump and Trudeau agree on a revised NAFTA deal

Washington has already reached a trade agreement with Mexico and President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he would go ahead with the revamped deal, with ...


Second North Korea summit 'quite soon'

President Donald Trump is pictured speaking during his meeting with Colombian President Iván Duque at the United Nations . He said 'we are standing up for...


Michael Kors Is Reportedly Buying Versace for $2 Billion

Versace declined to comment. The transaction would be meant to position Michael Kors more fully as a competitor to Paris-based LVMH and Kering and the Swiss ...


Pilot error: in India, injuring dozens of passengers

A few other passengers on the flight also shared on social media saying that there was no information given about the incident other than the flight would be r...


OPEC chief says Iran still 'very important' as US sanctions loom

The Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee includes both OPEC and non-OPEC countries and oversees compliance with the production cuts agreed to in late 2016, me...


Boy arrested in Australia after admitting to putting needles in strawberries

The million-dollar question is how it's going to affect us. "These measures apply to fresh strawberry exports to all markets, and will remain in place until t...


Apple Watch, AirPods excluded from next round of tariffs says new report

Collection of tariffs on the long-anticipated list will start on September 24 but the rate will increase to 25 percent by the end of 2018, allowing US companies...


Australians warned to cut strawberries after sewing needles found in fruit

On Friday evening, New South Wales Police Force said it believed the contamination may affect six brands of strawberries - Berry Obsession, Berry Licious, Love ...


Jeff Bezos Pledges $2 Billion Toward Education and Homelessness

The first will fund existing nonprofits and issue annual awards to organisations doing "compassionate, needle-moving work" to shelter and support the immediate ...


British Airways warning announcment to its passengers

BA customer Daniel Willis, 34, who booked a flight on Monday with the airline, said he had not been contacted by the airline despite being affected by the data ...


Amazon becomes second trillion-dollar company in U.S.

The online retail behemoth's stock hit a new high of $2,049.50 per share around 11:30 a.m., Eastern time this morning, momentarily nudging its market cap over t...


Justice Democrat Ayanna Pressley Wins Primary

The 44-year-old's upset victory against longtime Democratic Rep. Michael Capuano in Tuesday's primary sets the stage for Pressley to represent an area once ...


Amazon becomes second company to hit $1 trillion value

By October 2009 it had risen to $100 and the stock hit $1,000 for the first time on May 30, 2017. Apple became the first $1 trillion company last month. Ama...


Fuel price will rise next month despite government intervention

Energy minister Jeff Radebe said on Monday that fuel prices will not increase next month‚ but it will nevertheless rise by 4.9c/l. Petrol is retailing at Rs...


No deal yet in US, Canada NAFTA talks

The deal with Mexico keeps tariffs on farm products at zero. He said the United States would have to give six months notice to both Canada and Mexico if...


China's Xi says no to Africa 'vanity projects' as hosts major summit

Ramaphosa is on Monday due to co-chair the two-day summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation‚ along with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping‚ before return...


Lego built an incredible full-size Bugatti that you can totally drive!

The Master Builders of LEGO really took their skills to a new level when they used LEGO Technics elements to build a full-scale Bugatti Chiron that can a...


Canada's Freeland sits down with U.S. negotiators for tough NAFTA talks

In a note, analysts with ClearView Energy Partners LLC said Tuesday "specifics remain unknown pending further negotiations and release of a final text", but med...


Coca-Cola takes big step into coffee with $5.1 billion Costa deal

Coca-Cola announced Friday that it will acquire the British coffee chain Costa, the second-largest coffee house in the world, for about $5.1 billion in a bid...


Over 99% of demonetised notes were returned: RBI

After the note ban , old junked notes, called specified bank notes (SBNs), were allowed to be deposited in banks with unusual deposits coming under income tax ...


Tesla buyout drama obscures progress on Musk's crucial model 3

Investors now must brace for another potential wild ride when USA trading opens Monday, while regulators and lawyers autopsy what happened to a deal potentially...