Stories about Business

Jun 21 2017

Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

Starting in Seattle, Minneapolis and Houston, then rolling out to all United States drivers by the end of July 2017, the tipping feature will be part of the Uber app. T...

Jun 20 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market

Amazon already offers a home delivery service for groceries in certain markets. John Meyer, a portfolio and security analyst, said a "price war" between brick and mo...

Jun 17 2017

USA student Otto Warmbier freed by North Korea has 'severe brain injury'

Otto Warmbier , 22, has been in a coma since March 2016, shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour in North Korea, according to his family. Twenty-two-yea...

Jun 09 2017

Subway delays lead graduate to celebrate on train

The one-minute ceremony was backed by Green Day's 'Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)', which blared out of a friend's tinny cellphone speakers. This week, Jerich Alcant...

Jun 09 2017

China factory activity held steady in May, index shows

New order levels increased again in May, but the rate of expansion was the least marked recorded since September 2016, mainly due to subdued client demand. There was also...

Jun 08 2017

Mandsaur Farmers' Deaths: Scuffle Erupts With DM, How Many More To Die?

Apart from the curfew imposed on Mandsaur and Pipliamandi, section 144 was also enforced in neighbouring Ratlam district. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on W...

Jun 08 2017

Featured Stock to Focus: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

Neuberger Berman Grp Lc reported 1.16 million shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Dynamic Advisors Solutions Lc holds 18,178 shares or 0.26% of its portfolio. The rating...

Jun 05 2017

Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to coach Game 2

Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue says it's good to have Golden State coach Steve Kerr back on the sideline for the NBA Finals . "I don't know. We have not lost, so that's a ...

Jun 03 2017

Consolidated (COKE)'s Fuel Running Low? The Stock Reaches 52-Week High Today

The share price is now up 7.82% for the past three months. The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -4.15 and -4.98. Investor...

Jun 02 2017

Ohio attorney general sues 5 drug makers over opiate crisis

The U.S. state of OH filed a lawsuit Wednesday against five prescription drug manufacturers, saying they used deceptive practices that fueled an opioid addiction epidem...

Jun 02 2017

President Trump Officially Delays Moving US Embassy From Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

President Donald Trump signed a temporary order on Thursday to keep the USA embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv instead of relocating it to Jerusalem, despite his campaign ...

May 27 2017

ONGC Q4 PAT down 6.2% to Rs 4340 crore

While PAT for 2016-17 stood at Rs6,209 crore compared with Rs3,726 crore a year ago on a standalone basis, the fourth quarter profit was Rs1,819 crore against Rs1,388 cro...

May 26 2017

India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt

What kind of dialogue is meaningful dialogue? Furthermore an initial investment of US$ 40 billion is made to implement One Belt, One Road . "For China, India and Pakist...

May 25 2017

Tulsa cop Betty Jo Shelby acquitted in shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher

Crutcher made a direct appeal to Tulsa Police Chief Chuck Jordan not to allow Shelby back on the streets as a police officer, saying a past restraining order and allegati...

May 25 2017

Kim Reynolds sworn in as Iowa's 1st female governor

Once Branstad resigns as governor, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will replace him. It remains to be seen how Reynolds will differentiate herself from Branstad, who signed a ran...

May 23 2017

Germany will move its soldiers if Turkey refuses lawmaker visit

Speaking at a Monday news conference, Merkel said it was essential for lawmakers to be able to visit the more than 250 soldiers serving at Incirlik air base in Turkey, wh...

May 21 2017

England gets 1st win in 20 years at U20 World Cup

Host South Korea and Guinea complete Group A. Adam Armstrong converted another Dowell pass seven minutes after the break, firing home at the near post , and Dominic So...

May 20 2017

Foot Locker tanks 16% on weak earnings as sneaker sales lag

The company has earned $180 million, or $1.36 a share in the quarter, compared with $191 million, or $1.39 a share for the same period previous year. 04/21/2017 - Foot...

May 20 2017

Veteran actress Reema Lagoo dies at 59

Her family then took her to hospital around 1 am. Shriya Pilgaonkar: "Reema Maushi passed away early this morning". She last appeared as the mother of the male lead i...

May 17 2017

McMaster declines to say whether Western Wall is in Israel

The diplomatic dust-up happened, according to Israel's Channel Two News, when US representatives in Jerusalem turned down a request to have Israeli Prime Minister Ben...