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Antitrust Violations Add up to Whopping Fine for Google

The European Commission , which polices EU competition rules, alleges Google elevates its shopping service even when other options might have better deals. A tech trade group to which Google belo...

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Takata Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Takata Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Its defective airbag inflators have been linked to at least 17 deaths around the world. The auto companies have already shifted business away from Takata and toward its rivals for about 70 perce...

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Judge denies request to restart Shkreli jury selection

Brafman also asked U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto in Brooklyn , New York , to dismiss the current pool of jurors, saying they were tarnished by the bad publicity, and asked to restart the tri...

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China capable of achieving full-year GDP growth target, says premier

China capable of achieving full-year GDP growth target, says premier

President Donald Trump, who has accused trading partners, including China , of unfair trading practices. Despite the Chinese leaders' declared support of free trade, China has always been criticize...

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Brazil's Temer calls graft charge a 'fiction' as crisis deepens

Brazil's Temer calls graft charge a 'fiction' as crisis deepens

Brazil's top prosecutor slapped President Michel Temer with a lengthy indictment Monday night, charging the embattled leader with corruption . Mr Temer's office declined to comment on the char...

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United Kingdom reveals details of post-Brexit offer to European Union citizens

The role of the European Court of Justice, if any, in guaranteeing these rights also remains unclear. " We want you to stay ". Anyone with continuous residence of at least five years on the cut-off ...

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Pentagon: 'Active preparations' by Syria for chemical attack

The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night, saying it had "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Pro-Assad f...

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Mike Pence hires his private lawyer in Russian Federation probe

Mike Pence hires his private lawyer in Russian Federation probe

Recent moves by Vice President Mike Pence reflect the strain he's feeling amid the chaos and turmoil in the White House , The Washington Post reported . The FBI is actively investigating ties betw...

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Trump, Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug

Trump, Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug

PM Modi arrived in Netherlands today from USA and was received at Schiphol Airport by Dutch Finance Minister Bert Koendersto for the last leg of his three-nation tour. With PM Modi, Indian side was ...

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BOE Financial Stability Report - Stands ready to cut buffer if conditions deteriorate

BOE Financial Stability Report - Stands ready to cut buffer if conditions deteriorate

The BOE's Monetary Policy Committee held the central bank's benchmark interest rate at 0.25% when it met earlier this month, but there are signs of growing dissent with the policy. "This will provide ...

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European Union fines Google $2.7bn for breaching competition rules

European Union fines Google $2.7bn for breaching competition rules

The commission thereby issued a 90-day ultimatum by which the search engine giant must have ended its " conduct " or face further penalty payments of up to 5 percent of its daily worldwide turnover....

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Sanders attacks CNN, media in briefing

Sanders attacks CNN, media in briefing

According to CNN's media correspondent Brian Stelter investigative unit members were told in a meeting Monday that the retraction did not mean the facts of the story were necessarily wrong . He al...

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Toronto Trump Tower To Be Renamed Under New Deal

Toronto Trump Tower To Be Renamed Under New Deal

Trump-branded properties, including a recently opened tower in Vancouver, have been the target of protesters angry about the USA president's policies. Regis likely to take over the contract. The reb...

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IMF strips Trump investment plan from US growth forecast

IMF strips Trump investment plan from US growth forecast

The IMF criticised the White House because of its "still evolving policy plans", and the presumable positive effects of Trump's fiscal stimulus have therefore been removed from the Fund's assessme...

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Flight Delayed After Woman Throws Coin Into Engine for Good Luck

Flight Delayed After Woman Throws Coin Into Engine for Good Luck

The passenger involved has been taken away by police. Eight of the coins missed the engine, airport officials said , but one did land inside the engine, reports The Independent . The elderly passe...

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Will 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Get a Fair Trial?

Will 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Get a Fair Trial?

On Monday, jury selection for the trial of Shkreli kicked off , and it wasn't long before the excitement of seeing Shkreli brought to justice was dampened, ironically, due to how universally revil...

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New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs

New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs

The first increase, from the state minimum of $9.47 to $11 in 2015, had little effect on the marketplace, according to a study the University of Washington researchers released last summer that tracke...

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Athens-area authorities relieved after Georgia escapees' capture

Athens-area authorities relieved after Georgia escapees' capture

Police in search of Georgia inmates Donnie Rowe , 43, and Ricky Dubose , 24, cordon off Interstate 24 on Thursday outside Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation increase...

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Europe and Russian Federation under siege from a new WannaCry-style cyberattack

Security experts say Tuesday's cyberattack shares something in common with last month's WannaCry attack: Both spread by using digital break-in tools purportedly created by the U.S. Merck confirmed ...

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EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

Instead, Googletook advantage of its dominant marketplace position in the search engine by promoting its own online shopping service and degrading its competitors in search results. " Google has be...

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