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Visa customers in Sheffield report payment problems as company investigates 'service disruption'

Some people were left unable to make payments after what Visa said was a hardware problem. £1 in every £3 spent in the United Kingdom is on a Visa card....


US unemployment falls to nearly 1969 levels; hiring solid

Nonfarm payrolls surged by 223,000 jobs last month as warm weather bolstered hiring at construction sites. That's the biggest percentage gain in factory jobs si...


Alibaba, Cainiao invest in ZTO Express

Meanwhile, Cainiao has also released the world's first solid-state laser radar driverless auto. "I think this is what Cainiao and our logistics industry sho...


Dog Dies on Delta Air Lines

The dog's owners, Michael Dellegrazie and his girlfriend, sent their dog in a crate in cargo to the East Coast on the flight because they are moving to NY, thei...


Google will end Project Maven military contract in 2019

A senior Google scientist reportedly turned to Elon Musk's doomsday prophecy about AI to warn her company against promoting its controversial work on a milit...


Petrobras' Parente tries to calm investors' anxiety

Temer is seeking a new Petrobras CEO who will be more focused on the nation's development and less on the market, said Beto Mansur, deputy government leader for...


Trump warns countries of reciprocal tariffs

Finance leaders of the closest US allies vented anger over the Trump administration's metal import tariffs but ended a three-day meeting in Canada on Saturday w...


Deutsche Bank hit with downgrade, CEO reassures employees

Since that time, Deutsche Bank has been forced to clear hiring and firing decisions with the Fed and gain Fed approval for employee transfers and even certa...


Why the $375 billion US-China trade deficit can be totally misleading

According to the USA, plans to impose the tariffs on Chinese goods are about to continue and 25% additional tariffs on Chinese imports worth $50bn will be effec...


Oil retreats on stronger dollar; US crude discount widens

For the week, WTI is on track for a 1.5 percent fall, adding to last weeks near 5 percent decline, while Brent is set to rise 1.3 percent, widening the spread...


Theresa May expresses disappointment over 'unjustified' United States tariffs

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says USA steel and aluminum tariffs are "totally unacceptable" with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland adding that C...


Sears to close another 72 stores as sales plunge

Shares in Sears Holdings closed at $2.81, down 12.5 percent from Wednesday's close. And earlier this year the company closed its last Kmart in Wichita . Th...


Fiat Chrysler Bets Against Fiat, Chrysler

But given that no plans were shared for Fiat, Dodge and Chrysler , it is unclear what the company has in mind for these brands in the coming years. The 500e ...


Petronas buys into C$40 bn project

Petronas will buy the equity stake in the project in British Columbia, Canada through its North Montney LNG LP unit, it said in a statement. Under the new par...


IShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (EFA)

That increasing concentration in China is an important consideration for investors. Why did it take so long? iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund traded up...


‘Don’t be evil’ prevails as Google not renewing controversial military AI project

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene reportedly announced the decision on Friday during a weekly internal meeting. "We've always said this was an 18-month contr...


Trump crows as rosy jobs report underscores booming economy

On the Friday jobs report, White House officials said Trump did not breach the 1985 directive because he did not reveal what the specific number of jobs cre...


Porsche gets crunched in valet parking mishap

Emergency workers cut the driver out of the Porsche as a crowd watched. The incident's being investigated, and the hotel is working with the owner of the ve...


Vermont paying $10,000 to move there and work from home

People who choose to relocate and take part in the program are required to be full-time employees of companies that are based outside of Vermont. Vermont want...


Spain Parliament Expels Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Over corruption Scandal

Pedro Sanchez won the no-confidence motion with 180 votes in favor, 169 against and one abstention, according to the Associated Press . Ciudadanos, which pri...