• Amazon's second headquarters could be split across two locations
Amazon's second headquarters could be split across two locations

The company is planning to split its ballyhooed HQ2 between Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia, according to the New York Times . "There's also a lot of folks online who are giving Amazon flack for not necessarily considering cities and locations that are more rural and considered mid-America where a job injection could be particular...

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  • Obama, Trump clash in final pitches to midterm voters
Obama, Trump clash in final pitches to midterm voters

CNN rates the race as Likely Republican. Trump is trying to fire up his base - Republican voters frequently cite immigration as a top concern - as the GOP tries to retain control of the House and Senate. President Donald Trump touted US economic growth and painted a grim picture on immigration in rallies with Republican candidates before Tues...

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  • Trump Says Pittsburgh Shooter and Mail Bomber Stopped His ‘Incredible’ Midterm Momentum
Trump Says Pittsburgh Shooter and Mail Bomber Stopped His ‘Incredible’ Midterm Momentum

The ad is reminiscent of the infamous "Willie Horton" ad about a black man who raped a woman while out of prison on a weekend furlough. In an interview published on Friday, Mr Trump told the Washington Times: "I don't view it as the Willie Horton ad at all".

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  • Trump Predicts a
Trump Predicts a "Great Deal" With China as Bilateral Trade Row Persists

Imagine if China made a decision to dispose of them on the bond market. He said he has 267 billion dollars of new tariffs waiting to go if he can not make a deal with China. Its stock traded above $2,000 a share in early September and has fallen 24.5 percent since then.The S&P 500, the main benchmark for the USA stock market, has fallen 9.9 perce...

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  • Urjit Patel may resign as Jaitley’s remarks widen RBI-govt rift
Urjit Patel may resign as Jaitley’s remarks widen RBI-govt rift

What's interesting is that the following Section of the RBI Act has never been used by any government post the independence of India. " RBI governor may even consider resigning". A government's horizon of decision-making is rendered short, like the duration of a T20 match (to use a cricketing analogy), by several considerations.

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  • Jeff Bezos Loses $14 Billion as Amazon Stock Plunges
Jeff Bezos Loses $14 Billion as Amazon Stock Plunges

In recent after-hours trading, the company's shares were off $157.16, or 8.8%, to $1,625.01. Our earlier story this week predicted Amazon's shares would begin to enter a bear market by falling 21% off their high, but Amazons' outlook has significantly deteriorated since then.

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  • China dismisses claim it eavesdropped on Trump's iPhone calls
China dismisses claim it eavesdropped on Trump's iPhone calls

But, the irony of his tweet was quickly picked up by savvy social media users, who pointed out that the tweet was sent from an iPhone . "I like Hard Lines", he wrote. In Russia, the Kremlin's spokesman, Dmitri S. Peskov, responded similarly when asked whether the Kremlin was gathering intelligence from Trump's phone.

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  • United Nations official: Khashoggi was victim of an extrajudicial execution
United Nations official: Khashoggi was victim of an extrajudicial execution

From the time he vanished into the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul, Riyadh's allied newspapers and TV stations across the region echoed the Saudi denial of any knowledge of his fate or weaved alternative scenarios of an alleged plot by rivals Qatar and Turkey to destabilize the kingdom.

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  • Winning numbers announced for $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot
Winning numbers announced for $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot

That number is "uncharted territory" for Mega Millions, lottery officials said. Three of the five largest jackpots in USA history were split between multiple people, with the largest single prize going to a MA resident in 2017 who won a $758.7 million Powerball prize.

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  • Erdogan calls for trial of Saudi Khashoggi killing suspects in Turkey
Erdogan calls for trial of Saudi Khashoggi killing suspects in Turkey

Bad deal, should have never been thought of". It has said Mr Khashoggi died in a "fist fight" at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October. "This kind of brutality is against the collective human conscience ". He also said that cameras at the consulate had been removed the day before the team's arrival.

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  • Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection
Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection

The case has shone the spotlight on Crown Prince Mohammed , who has spearheaded a glitzy new reform drive for the kingdom but now faces a stream of allegations, denied by Riyadh, that he ordered the killing of the Washington Post contributor.

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  • U.S. lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars
U.S. lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars

So, in one single weekend, more than $ 1 billion will shoot out across America to its very luckiest citizens. Despite the poor odds, lotteries remain very popular among Americans, with the amount spent on lottery tickets each year varying widely from state to state .

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  • CARAVAN DEFIANT: Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico
CARAVAN DEFIANT: Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico

As the sun rose, a military helicopter flew along the Mexican side of river foreshadowing the difficulties they could face. In April , several hundred made it to the us border near San Diego, and a limited number were allowed to apply for asylum in the U.S.

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  • Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion
Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion

Last year, they spent $72.97 billion on traditional lottery tickets, according to Gallup. The US Mega Millions lottery reached almost $1 billion on Friday, the day of the drawing of what is now the second-largest lottery in US history. "The way you want to think about it is that there are set amount of numbers in the game, and it's you against ...

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  • Fox Business Network Latest To Pull Out Of Saudi Conference
Fox Business Network Latest To Pull Out Of Saudi Conference

Trump , who has forged closer ties with Saudi Arabia and the 33-year-old Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, acknowledged for the first time on Thursday that Khashoggi, a United States resident and Washington Post columnist, had likely been killed.

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  • Oil prices edge up on US-Saudi tensions
Oil prices edge up on US-Saudi tensions

Hurricane Michael hurts crude oil production in the Gulf of Mexico. Oil is a globally-priced commodity, subject to the outsized influence of Saudi Arabia , its fellow OPEC member countries and other OPEC+ petrostates like Russian Federation.

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  • UK, France, Germany call for probe into missing Saudi journalist
UK, France, Germany call for probe into missing Saudi journalist

In a sign of new cooperation between Turkey and Saudi Arabia that could shed light on the disappearance, Turkish investigators wearing coveralls and gloves entered the consulate Monday. It's unclear, however, whether Saudi Arabia would be willing to unilaterally cut production. Ford Motor Co said Chairman Bill Ford has canceled his trip to the Mi...

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  • Mega Millions and Powerball lotteries now have $1 billion combined jackpot
Mega Millions and Powerball lotteries now have $1 billion combined jackpot

Did someone say $1 billion in jackpots? The cash option, which is favored by almost all winners, is $380 million. Players have a chance to win about $667 million with the Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday night. And Friday's Mega Millions wasn't a complete bust. No ticket matched the six winning numbers in Friday's Mega Millions drawing , p...

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  • Trump sending Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist
Trump sending Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist

His disappearance has led to strong global condemnation of Saudi Arabia, and that condemnation is now starting to trickle over into the business world. In statements after the call, both praised the creation of a joint Saudi-Turkish probe about Khashoggi . The German, French and British foreign ministers said in a joint statement Sunday that...

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  • Facebook Says Hackers Accessed Sensitive Personal Information On 29 Million Users
Facebook Says Hackers Accessed Sensitive Personal Information On 29 Million Users

The Facebook disclosure is part of a larger security breach of 50 million accounts it unveiled about two weeks ago. Another 14 million Facebook users had that same info leaked but were also compromised in regards to other static data sets, some of which were even more sensitive in nature and included information about their gender, relation...

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