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Wall St falls as crude slump hammers energy stocks, Shake Shack to return loan money

Wall Street fell at the open on Monday (April 20) as energy shares took a hit from a crash in oil prices, with investors bracing for a week packed with earnings reports and economic data that could...

L’Oreal CEO lauds import expo as symbol of China’s commitment to opening-up

The second China International Import Expo (CIIE) shows China's efforts in encouraging opening-up strategy, and also further improving people's life, said L'Oreal president and CEO Jean-Paul Agon on Tuesday.  Agon also said he is...

Twitter to ban political ads, bowing to pressure on social media companies

Twitter will ban political advertising on its platform next month, the company's chief executive said on Wednesday (October 30), as social media platforms face pressure to block attempts to steer elections with false information.

China’s Geely becomes largest shareholder of Mercedes owner Daimler

The acquirement, which was revealed in a regulatory filing by Daimler on Friday, makes Geely chairman Li Shufu the largest single shareholder of the German group, overtaking the Kuwait Investment Authority, which holds 6.8 percent. Nearly 71 percent of Daimler...

Ford U.S. chief leaves after probe into inappropriate behavior

Ford did not give any details on what that behavior entailed. His departure comes after several high-profile business leaders have quit or been fired following accusations of sexual misconduct. "We made this decision after a thorough review and careful consideration,"...

Amitabh Bachchan interacts with hearing impaired in Mumbai

Pandit had launched the initiative last October with a private organization and has already managed to reach out to about 1,000 children after being inspired by the humanitarian activities conducted by his chief guest, Bachchan. Bachchan narrated an incident from...

Trump returns to Washington, says Davos ‘was great’

Trump took his "America First" message to the world's elite at the World Economic Forum earlier on Friday, telling the summit of business and political leaders that the United States would "no longer turn a blind eye" to what...

A call for prayer outside White House as activists spotlight Muslim immigrants

Activists rallied in front of the White House Saturday (January 27) to mark the one year anniversary since President Donald Trump signed an order restricting people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. That order was later adjusted...

Anti-Trump demonstrators dance, march through Washington

Hundreds sang, danced and marched from the Lincoln Memorial, past the Trump International Hotel to Freedom Plaza. The march comes just days before U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address on Capitol Hill.

Pakistan arrests suspected serial killer over murder of 7-year-old girl

Police found Zainab Ansari's body in a garbage dumpster in Kasur district near the eastern city of Lahore last week, four days after she was reported missing. Residents of the area have said the murder was the 12th such incident...

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World’s oldest man dies aged 112

The world's oldest man has died aged 112, British media reports. According to the...

Man on a roof vs SWAT units

HOUSTON - Houston Police were dispatched out to 100 block of Seven Oaks regarding a disturbance of a man throwing rocks and...

Constable Deputy dies after being shot by a Fort Bend Sheriff

HOUSTON - A deputy constable has died after a Fort Bend County sheriff mistakenly shot him in Missouri City early Friday morning.

Clint Eastwood turns 90

The legendary screen actor and composer, producer and director was born in San Francisco, California in 1930. Eastwood is...

School districts talk graduation season plan and dates

HOUSTON - It’s officially graduation time! Plenty of school districts have been working tirelessly to come up with safe and effective plans...