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Toys "R" Us, $4.9bn in debt, files for bankruptcy

America's largest toy stores chain, which has around 1,600 stores worldwide and almost 65,000 employees, said most of its shops remained profitable and would o...


They've been warned: Some insist on riding out Irma at home

The National Hurricane Center says Category 4 Hurricane Irma is now "headed for the southwest Florida coast" as winds continue to pick up speed in all of So...


Trump sours on Cohn for Fed chair, looks at several candidates

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Director of the White House National Economic Council Gary Cohn chat as they arrive with U.S. President Donald Trum...


The European court obliged Slovakia and Hungary to accept refugees

So far less than 28,000 people have been relocated in the face of opposition from several Eastern European countries notably Hungary , Slovakia and the Czech...


Duchess of Cambridge suffering from severe morning sickness

The rules also allowed members of the Royal Family to marry a Roman Catholic and still become king or queen. Kensington Palace confirmed on Monday that the ro...


Are Analysts Bearish NEXT plc (LON:NXT) After Last Week?

FinnCap maintained the shares of HAT in report on Wednesday, January 11 with "Buy" rating. Haitong Securities maintained NEXT plc (LON:NXT) on Thursday, March 1...


More carmakers launch new United Kingdom trade-in schemes as sales slide

The scheme marks increased efforts by the vehicle manufacturer to recover from the emissions scandal , where the software in cars manipulated emissions tests. ...


Sindhu storms into final, Saina settles for bronze

Meanwhile, Okuhara defeated Saina Nehwal 12-21, 21-17, 21-10 in the semis. Sindhu will go for her shots but she will need to stay patient against Okuhara. Sai...


Walmart in deal with Google to offer voice-activated shopping

The delivery service is available in Phoenix; Tampa, Fla.; Dallas; and Orlando, Fla. Lore noted it will be the "largest number of items now offered by a retaile...


Taylor Swift's new album, 'Reputation,' is coming in November omg

Taylor Swift fans have been awaiting this announcement for nearly three years, when she released her album "1989". Part of the reveal for the album included th...


Sempra to Gain Control of Largest Texas Utility in $9.45 Billion Deal

Headquartered in Dallas, Oncor is a regulated electric transmission and distribution service provider that serves 10 million customers across Texas. But Berk...


Metals: Gold Continues Rise After Fed Minutes Show Division

Wall Street closed slightly firmer on Wednesday but off the day's highs after Federal Reserve minutes suggested policymakers are anxious about weak inflation ...


Vishal Sikka's Resignation from Infosys and What Lies Ahead

After news of Sikka's resignation, Infosys American Depositary Receipts has dropped as much as $1.43 per share , or almost 9 per cent, during intraday tradin...


U.S. stocks close mostly lower, Foot Locker plummets

The 6 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $4.73B company. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0. (NYSE:FL) by 4.0% during the first quar...


Philippines suspends Uber operations for 1 month

The government replied immediately, saying the suspension was still in force and threatening to arrest Uber drivers who violated it. Previous year the regulat...


German growth rises at fastest pace in three years

But overall growth was dampened by net foreign trade since exports rose less strongly than imports, which the vibrant domestic economy sucked in at a higher rat...


Charter's Shares Surge Following SoftBank's Merger Interest

Sprint has long sought a deal as it is unprofitable and the wireless market has gotten more competitive. Sprint said its capital expenditure (Capex) excluding...


British Gas to increase electricity tariffs for millions of customers

And in an official statement a spokesman said: "Wholesale prices are the bigger portion of household bills and coming down". As you can see, the best dual f...


Eurozone economy gains steam with lowest unemployment in decade

On a yearly basis, growth accelerated to 2.1 percent from 1.9 percent a quarter ago. "The global economy has been a jumbo jet running on just one engine for t...


AstraZeneca Falls On Disappointing Lung Cancer Trial Results

Mystic - a trial of AstraZeneca's immuno-oncology (IO) drug Imfinizi - failed to improve progression free survival in patients compared to using chemothera...


Shrinkflation: The products you buy are slowly shrinking - but not getting cheaper

Most of the changes are in the "Sugar, Jam, Syrups, Chocolate and Confectionery" category, which only makes up a small part of the inflation basket of goods. ...


What you need to know about the Dark Web

Today, in coordinated press releases, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Europol announced the takedown of two Dark Web marketplaces - AlphaBay and Han...


Ganguly refuses to comment on Arun appointment

Shastri, who was appointed India coach after much confusion, said that coaches will come and go but what is important is the team. "These Ravi Shastris and An...


Struggling Gymboree to close 7 Colorado stores

Department stores making similar significant store closing announcements include Dillard's, J.C. Penney, Macy's and Sears. The struggling chain filed for bankru...


Man dies when air bag inflator ruptures

US supplier Key Safety Systems is set to purchase almost all of the company's global assets for $1.59 billion, which is still far short of what the company will...


Criminal complaint filed against man who assaulted Delta flight attendant

According to the special agent's report, Hudek came out again only two minutes later when he suddenly lunged for the exit door and grabbing at the handle in an ...


Huerter, Team USA lose to Canada

Kentucky-bound big man P.J. Washington led the way in the scoring column for the United States of America, tallying 17 points. For USA head coach John Calipari...


Tesla Will Build World's Largest Battery in Australia, Promises Elon Musk

Now that Tesla has won a contract to install batteries in South Australia , Musk told reporters in Adelaide this morning that his company has to ins...


Were Analysts Bullish Proactis Holdings Plc (LON:PHD) This Week?

About 3.80M shares traded. It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rati...


Holiday travelers are amazed at OH gas prices

Oklahoma City average gas prices are 5.8 cents per gallon lower than a year ago and 9.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. A year ago at this time, the av...