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Azarenka withdraws from Australian Open

But Australian Open director Craig Tiley said on Monday: "It's unfortunate "Vika" is unable to travel to Australia this year". The organizers of the Aust...


Gender pay gap: More than 500 firms reveal their figures

For easyJet, the mean hourly rate for women was 52% lower than for men, while the figure stood at 33% lower at Virgin Money. "That means we're having a closer...


Stockholm station blast: Man dies in 'hand grenade' explosion

Daily newspaper Aftonbladet said it was thought to have been a hand grenade. At present, the inquiries are under way. The local media quoted Stockholm'...


Congrats, Cleveland? Browns fans celebrate 0-16 season with parade

Excedrin donated almost $8,000, saying Browns fans didn't need another headache after what they've endured. McNeil gave money raised to hold the event to t...


Tales From The Crypto: Bitcoin, Blockchain And The Future Of Money

But in just a few hours, cryptocurrencies slumped again, decreasing the market cap by almost 100 billion, to around 720 billion, in another test of resilien...


Celgene Readies Deal to Buy Impact Biomedicines for as Much as $7B

First there would be an upfront payment of about $1 billion, with the next two stages dependent on an approval of Impact's blood-disease drug from the Food and ...


Mothercare warns on profits as sales fall

Online sales make up 42 per cent of its total United Kingdom sales, with two-fifths of digital sales coming from iPad purchases made in store. Similarly, BDO ...


Kia Niro EV Concept Showcases ACE Strategy

The model was born in Kia's design studio in Korea. Kia kicked off its electrification strategy by unveiling its Niro EV Concept , an electric auto based on ...


Aziz Ansari Rolls Up to Club with Fistful of In-N-Out

But on Sunday night it was the response to the flood of sexual harassment allegations that have engulfed Hollywood that made the Globes noteworthy. Oprah Win...


United States plan to aid coal, nuclear rejected in setback for Trump

FERC's new plan involves asking grid operators to submit within 60 days their concerns about the resiliency of the power system. "Given these conclusions, the...


Ewan McGregor talks Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars spin-off — Golden Globes

Backstage, McGregor, who was named Best Actor for his role on " Fargo ", was asked about the possibility of reprising his iconic role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the n...


"Insidious" Tops US Friday Box Office, But "Jumanji" Set For Weekend Victory

As long as there are creepy horror fans, there will be creepy horror movies - enter the fourth "Insidious" film , bringing in an estimated $29 million in its...


Dunkin' Donuts Scaling Back 10 Percent Of Food & Drink Menu

The chain is already embracing 2018 in a healthy way. In the meantime, Dunkin' Donuts is touting its new Snow Flurries Donut, a yeast ring doughnut with blue ...


Palette Is Toyota's Mobility Concept For Retail And E-Commerce

Only one model is on display at CES , but eventually Toyota plans for the vehicles to come in three different sizes. The e-Palette Alliance includes Pizza H...


GoPro slashing jobs after Hero6 camera flops

The company has suffered similar financial problems in recent years with disastrous fourth-quarter earnings in 2015, and a hard initial launch of the Karma dron...


JLR sells record 621109 vehicles in 2017

The company was in the news recently after its firm Jaguar Land Rover sold 11,394 units in last month of passing year, which was lower by 9.4 percent compared...


Weather advisory issued ahead of Monday's wintry mix

Again, any precipitation that comes from this storm will be light, but just enough to create a little ice. A few of us could even end up seeing a brief window o...


Former WTO, Goldman chief Peter Sutherland dies at 71

Micheál Martin, the Fianna Fáil leader, said that Mr Sutherland had given "outstanding public service", adding that he had been "A true patriot who had the inte...


US Sanctions 4 Venezuelan Officials, Citing Corruption

The Trump administration did not, however, provide evidence to support the corruption allegations. "My patience is at the limit with the imperialist governmen...


Iran unrest divides UN Security Council meeting

Video of Thursday's protest in Sanandaj, Iran sent to VOA's Persian Service. The Islamic State group is a Sunni extremist organization that views those who su...