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MUMBAI (Reuters) - An affiliate of Amazon.com Inc has agreed to buy a 1.79 billion-rupee ($27.6 million) stake in Indian retailer Shoppers Stop Ltd, t..
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — The main pipeline that delivers jet fuel to New Zealand’s largest airport was operational again Sunday after a rupture wa..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said Saturday he will stop flying private planes on official business while an interna..
FILE - In this July 27, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., left, walks onstage as Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., center, points to him while Sen. R..
TOKYO (Reuters) - On Japan’s newest exchange, fame can pay off. That may not be so great for investors though. Last month, Hikaru, a Japanese YouTube ..
A photo illustration shows the Uber app on a mobile telephone, as it is held up for a posed photograph in central London, Britain September 22, 2017. ..
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) is offering to pay 200 million euros ($239 million) to buy its insolvent smaller rival Air Berlin (AB1.DE) a..
(Adds Potash corp response) SANTIAGO, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc has hired Goldman Sachs and BofA Merrill Lynch to exp..
Progress at the Highpark housing project in on Western Ave. in San Pedro is moving along at a slow pace. One of the issues is acquiring utility permit..
Construction workers in California are among the highest paid in the nation, according to figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Fixr.com, an on..
Equifax’s chief executive had a simple strategy when he joined more than a decade ago: Gather as much personal data as possible and find new ways to s..
LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions in order to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew the ..
Birmingham's Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED has made a big investment in its Florida operations with a $5 million facility that includes a distribu..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted Senator John McCain for dealing a possibly fatal blow to the latest Republican ..
REV Birmingham is now accepting applications for its Shark Tank-style pitch contest the Big Pitch. The contest, now in its year, will ask 10 startup c..
LONDON (Reuters) - Some RBS shareholders, who lost most of their money after a credit crisis-era rights issue, could receive less than a quarter of th..
DAKAR/ACCRA (Reuters) - The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neig..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted Senator John McCain for dealing a possibly fatal blow to the latest Republican ..
(Newser) – If you want to see L.L. Bean's new ad, you're going to have to step outdoors. The AP reports the company took its mission to get people out..
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan but negotiato..
It's been a whirlwind year for Bibb County. Yesterday Mercedes-Benz broke ground on two huge projects in Woodstock - a new Global Logistics Center and..
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A third round of NAFTA renegotiations has begun with chief negotiators from Canada, the U.S. and Mexico meeting in the Canadian..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted Senator John McCain for dealing a possibly fatal blow to the latest Republican ..
DAKAR/ACCRA (Reuters) - The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neig..
The world’s biggest mutual-fund company says it’s surprised by the global economy’s strength this year, but that doesn’t mean it’s more optimistic abo..
Unemployment has fallen, and the stock market has soared. So why has the economic expansion since the recession been so tame, with sluggish productivi..
NEW YORK — In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold. But a big part of why many investors are buying gold is that they’re worrie..
Imagine if Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced he was unplugging from the internet to save time. That’s how private-jet industry executives fee..
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Mass transit system? Check. Big population center? Check. Top-notch universities? Check. Predictable state government with a to..
There are nearly 2,000 exchange-traded funds now in the United States, but more than half of the money that rushed into ETFs in August went into just ..
Q: What could be going on with a company I’m considering investing in? It seems to be doing everything right, as its sales and earnings have been grow..
In an industrial space tucked off a side street in Seattle’s Sodo District, Microsoft is trying to reinvent the data center. Twenty racks of servers s..
(Newser) – Mark Zuckerberg says he's sticking with his plan to eventually sell 99% of his shares in Facebook—and he's starting with up to 75 million s..
Should a hotel chain make a judgment on the groups that hold conferences at one of its properties? That is the question that was raised this week afte..
LONDON (AP) — Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth — and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul’s tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celeb..
DETROIT (AP) — The birthplace of the Model T is opening a replica of the secret room where auto industry pioneer Henry Ford developed the iconic vehic..
LONDON (AP) — London’s mayor said Saturday that people angry about the decision by transit authorities to strip Uber of its license to operate in the ..
(Repeats with no changes to text) By Paresh Dave and William Schomberg SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Half a million people have signed an ..
SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Half a million people have signed an online petition in under 24 hours backing Uber’s bid to stay on the roads of Lon..
OSLO (Reuters) - U.S. authorities have granted permission to budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle’s British subsidiary to fly to and from U.S. cities,..
(Repeats with no changes to text) LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - A petition organised by Uber against London’s decision not to renew its operating licenc..
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc has hired Goldman Sachs and BofA Merrill Lynch to explore selling its 32 percent stake in ..
DAKAR (Reuters) - Tullow Oil said on Saturday that an international ruling on an ocean boundary between Ghana and Ivory Coast would leave its TEN fiel..
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asia’s Sea Ltd, which provides e-commerce and digital payments services, is eyeing a $1 billion offering of new shares..
Question: I’ve been the treasurer of our 30-unit self-managed condominium association for more than 20 years and until recently the handling of buyer ..
This year's historic market rally may be running out of steam. TIAA Investments' Brian Nick sees stocks ending the year below current levels. His S&P ..
International Paper has announced plans for a $300 million conversion of its No. 15 paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma. The move will allow ..
SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Half a million people have signed an online petition in under 24 hours backing Uber’s bid to stay on roads o..
In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold. But a big part of why many investors are buying gold is that they're worried those oth..
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped by 23,000 last week to 259,000 as the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey began to fade...
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