Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Announces Leave of Absence

The findings cited a February blog post from former Uber employee Susan Fowler, who wrote about multiple instances of sexual harassment she said the company had failed to deal with. At Tuesday's employee meeting, human resources chief Liane Hornsey... More..

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Amazon deal rocks retail sector

Last year, it dispatched senior bankers to several North American cities where big companies are based, including Atlanta, Toronto and Seattle . Whole Foods itself had launched an offshoot chain named after ...More..

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How will Amazon buying Whole Foods affect your local grocery store?

That marks an 18 per cent premium to Whole Foods' closing price on Thursday. (NYSE:KR) shares fell more than 9 percent in the last trading session amid fears that AMZN could expand Whole Foods' product ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

BP plc (BP) Insider Purchases £318.24 in Stock

Janus Mgmt Ltd Co has invested 0.05% in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD). Cortland Associates Inc Mo holds 8.61% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corp for 537,274 shares. Therefore 47% are positive. Dire...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump lashes out over probe

Rosenstein's testimony was in less than flawless alignment with what White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters on Air Force One as she proceeded to undercut the deputy attorney general...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump administration to keep DACA in place but rescind DAPA

Since Trump took office in January, the government has said its crackdown will focus on illegal immigrants with criminal records and those linked to violent gangs. Carrie Besnette Hauser, president and CEO of...More..

London attackers wore fake bomb belts
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

London attackers wore fake bomb belts

Twelve others who were arrested in the early stages of the investigation have been released without charge. Haydon said authorities have not seen this tactic in the United Kingdom before, saying the terroris...More..

US Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Stronger Sanctions Against Russia, Iran
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Stronger Sanctions Against Russia, Iran

The two senators who voted against the measure were Republicans Rand Paul (Ky.) and Mike Lee (Utah). The House hasn't taken up a similar sanctions measure. It also imposes new sanctions in a number of categor...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Most Americans Think Trump Committed Obstruction of Justice by Hindering Russia Probe

That appeared to be the first public confirmation that Trump is being investigated for obstruction of justice - and a digital salvo trained at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a memo crit...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Camille Cosby claims 'overtly arrogant' judge collaborated with 'exploitively ambitious' DA

Cosby". Allred told CTV News Channel she thought the prosecution did a good job and is pleased that the district attorney has chose to retry the case . He added that he is grateful for what the jury had done...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Oil remains below $45 amid growing concern over USA supply glut

The price falls came on the back of an ongoing supply glut that has pulled down crude prices by more than 10 percent since late May despite a move led by the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to cut producti...More..

General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt is stepping down
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt is stepping down

NOGUCHI: Replacing him is John Flannery , himself a 30-year GE veteran and current head of its health care division. "We expect Mr. Flannery to be more aggressive in this regard and we would not expect any sac...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence

Asked Thursday whether the death toll might exceed 100, Cundy said "I'd like to hope that it isn't going to be triple figures". Many residents blame the fire's rapid spread on cladding fitted to the outside...More..

Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Shareholder Bluestein RH & Company Lowered Position
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Shareholder Bluestein RH & Company Lowered Position

It has outperformed by 4.58% the S&P500. Bluestein R H & Company decreased its stake in Barrick Gold Corp ( ABX ) by 31.7% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Asset Mngmt One Ltd hold...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

KASHKARI: The Fed is repeating its mistakes of the 1970s

After acting with admirable dispatch and goal to end the Great Recession and spur a faster recovery for years, the Fed is in real danger of not completing the task it set itself ten years ago, and has instead...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Amazon to buy upmarket grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 bln

Instinet analyst Anthony DiClemente said in a note quoted by CNBC that Amazon is going to disrupt grocery business. Still, Amazon is playing catch-up in the grocery business. Amazon and Whole Foods a...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

London police: 58 still missing, presumed dead from Grenfell Tower fire

Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police confirmed the latest numbers as vowed the police will "bring people to justice if there is evidence". Police have said it could take months to search the buil...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

The stock of Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LON: LIO ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Numis Securities. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Friday, September 11 by Bernstein. Finall...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Hot, humid weekend in store for the midsatte

Expect plenty of cloud cover today with occasional bright spots and highs in the lower 80s. Friday night , most showers are done and there shouldn't be any big weather issues for Friday night plans. We...More..

Oakland Triumphant as Parade Celebrates NBA-champion Warriors
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Oakland Triumphant as Parade Celebrates NBA-champion Warriors

It is a business. There are decisions that need to be made every year. "I think we handle (the White House situation) when it gets there". The Warriors went 15-1 in this year's postseason, with sweeps in th...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

General Electric announces retirement of CEO Jeff Immelt

The company said its board had overseen a succession planning process since 2011. "Jeff has positioned the company incredibly well for the future", said Jack Brennan, lead independent director for GE's board,...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump 'Considering' Firing Special Counsel In Russia Investigation, Friend Says

The Washington Post reported Tuesday that the interviews represent a widening of the probe to include a query into whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice in suggesting to his former FBI Dir...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

The trial also included testimony from another woman, Kelly Johnson, who claims that Cosby sexually assaulted her in 1996 when he allegedly gave her a pill in a Los Angeles hotel room when she was employed ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Bill Cosby faces retrial on sexual assault charges

If, after further deliberations, jurors still cannot reach consensus, the judge can choose to declare a mistrial. Cosby remained stoic, while Constand embraced the person next to her. Allred's daughter, Lisa ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump Administration Rips Leaks Surrounding Mueller Probe

President Donald Trump confirmed Friday, June 16, 2017 , he was under investigation and appeared to t. As Bob Mueller, the special investigator now heading the FBI's probe into allegations of Russian ...More..