Fri, 17 Sep 2021

Food delivery companies sue New York City over commission caps

NEW YORK CITY, New York: DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats filed a lawsuit in a New York federal court on ...

Solid gains on Wall Street, Nasdaq punches out 124 points advance

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street went against the global trend on Wednesday with all stock indices making solid ...

U.S. House stops opening of copper mine after residents complain

WASHINGTON D.C.: A United States House of Representatives committee has stopped all work at Rio Tinto Limited's Resolution copper mine ...

U.S. stocks cascade lower, Dow Jones drops 292 points.

NEW YORK, New York - A less-than-expected CPI jump in August failed to lift U.S. markets on Tuesday."We're in a ...

U.S. court rules to limit some Apple App Store rules

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a partial win for Epic Games, creator of "Fortnite," and other app makers, U.S. District Judge ...

Democrats seek to up tax incentive for buying union-made EVs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Toyota and Honda have sharply criticized a proposal in Congress that would provide a $4,500 tax incentive for ...

Amazon to open 2 Whole Foods stores with no cashiers and no cash

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon, which owns grocery chain Whole Foods, said it will open two cashier-less stores, enabling customers to shop ...

Sales of Illinois sports license plates brings in $13M for schools

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois: The state of Illinois has contributed $13 million to its public schools from the sale of specialty license ...

U.S. stocks struggle but Dow and Standard and Poor's 500 eke out gains

NEW YORK, New York - It was a mixed environment for U.S. stocks on Monday, with the Dow Jones registering ...

In bid to recruit, retain staff, Amazon to pay college tuitions

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon will pay for the college tuition of its staff members, the company announced this week.Tuition payments will ...

Wells Fargo must pay new $250 mln fine for not compensating customers

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Wells Fargo was fined $250 million and is facing restrictions on its business after it failed to adequately ...

Japanese stock markets extend week-long rally

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia kicked off the week in an upward trajectory on Monday, although Hong Kong's ...

Meat industry rejects White House blame for rise in consumer prices

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House is seeking to toughen its approach toward meat packaging firms, which it believes are responsible ...

NBC: 2022 Super Bowl ads cost $6.5 mln, Beijing Olympics ads sold out

NEW YORK CITY, New York: NBC is reportedly selling 30-second advertisements for the 2022 Super Bowl for a record $6.5 ...

China's non-financial outbound direct investment down 4.3 pct in Jan.-Aug.

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's non-financial outbound direct investment (ODI) reached 459.71 billion yuan in ...

Vaccination efforts geared up in U.S. as COVID-19 kills 1 in 500 Americans

© Provided by Xinhua COVID-19 deaths and cases in the United States have climbed to levels not seen since last ...

Cybercriminals use pandemic to attack schools and colleges

Cyberattacks have hit schools and colleges harder than any other industry during the pandemic. In 2020, including the costs of ...

Pakistani rupee continues to drop

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 15 (ANI): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has injected nearly USD1.2 billion into the inter-bank market ...

Jordana Brewster engaged to Mason Morfit

Washington [US], September 15 (ANI): American actor Jordana Brewster recently shared a major relationship update, announcing that she is engaged ...

Here's why Jennifer Aniston is not attending Emmys 2021

Washington [US], September 15 (ANI): Hollywood actor Jennifer Aniston recently revealed that she will not be attending the 2021 Emmys ...

We discovered the earliest prehistoric art is hand prints made by children

Fossilised footprints, and more rarely, hand prints, can be found around the world; left as people went about their daily ...

Russian ruble makes top 20 popular currencies list

The Russian ruble has become one of the 20 most frequently used global currencies, SWIFT interbank transfer system data shows.The ...

Taliban deny co-founder Mullah Baradar is dead

The Taliban have denied that one of their top leaders has been killed in a shootout with rivals, following rumours ...

Gold falls on robust economic data

CHICAGO, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Thursday ...

1st LD-Writethru: China's non-financial ODI down 4.3 pct in Jan.-Aug.

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's non-financial outbound direct investment (ODI) reached 459.71 billion yuan in the first eight months ...

World Insights: U.S., biggest saboteur of post-WWII global peace (Part 2)

ADDICTION TO INTERVENTIONISM To maintain and consolidate its hegemony, the United States has resorted to all means, from hatching "peaceful ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 16

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

U.S. dollar edges down with inflation in focus

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar inched lower in late trading on Wednesday as market participants continued ...

Gold falls on stronger U.S. equities

CHICAGO, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Wednesday ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 15

BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

U.S. dollar edges down following CPI data

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar inched lower in late trading on Tuesday as market participants digested ...

Emmys 2021 are this Sunday- Here's how to watch the stacked awards show

Mare of Easttown, The Queen's Gambit and even WandaVision are vying for the Primetime awards. ...

NASA's Hubble telescope reveals anti-aging secrets of star corpses

"This discovery changes the definition, itself, of white dwarfs." ...

Best TV shows 2021- Hacks, The White Lotus, Mare of Easttown, more

Here are the best TV shows so far this year, according to the eclectic tastes of CNET staffers. ...

GLOBAL MARKETS Stocks fall as virus worries weigh; U.S. dollar near flat

GLOBAL MARKETS Stocks fall as virus worries weigh; U.S. dollar near flat Reuters ...

Scenes from a Marriage- Jessica Chastain, Oscar Isaac elevate raw, intimate remake

Review: Hagai Levi's HBO adaptation of the Ingmar Bergman classic feels suffocating at times, but the co-stars are brilliant as ...

Amazon Prime Video- The 25 best movies to stream tonight

Thriller The Voyeurs, starring Sydney Sweeney, is streaming now. ...

Fortnite brings back Kevin the cube, then shuts down after Operation Fire event

Time to go out and touch some grass folks. Fortnite is down for now... ...

Shang-Chi's second box office weekend is the best since Rise of Skywalker

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is proving Marvel movies can still do huge business during the pandemic. ...

Met Gala 2021- How to watch, who's hosting and everything to know

See some of the biggest celebrities arrive on the steps of New York's Metropolitan Museum for "fashion's biggest night." ...

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WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Widow of slain Robert Kennedy said assassin should not be released

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Ethel Kennedy, the widow of the late Robert F. Kennedy, said Sirhan Sirhan, who was ...

UN asks China, US to cooperate on climate change efforts

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The United States and China were encouraged to leave aside their differences to help maintain ...

Democrats seek to up tax incentive for buying union-made EVs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Toyota and Honda have sharply criticized a proposal in Congress that would provide a $4,500 tax incentive for ...

S. Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missile called 'game-changer'

SEOUL, South Korea: Described by analysts as a "game-changing" move, South Korea has developed a conventional submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) ...

Ireland joins EU countries in criticizing continuing US travel ban

DUBLIN, IRELAND: Critics of the continuing U.S. Covid travel ban on Europeans grew more vocal last week, as Daniel Mulhall, ...

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