Economy

Gold hits 15-month high as dollar wilts

Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, May 2 ( Reuters ) - Gold traded near a 15-month peak on Monday as a tumble in the dollar and weakness ...

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Abbott to buy St. Jude for $25 billion to boost heart devices

The total consideration that adds up to about $85 per share. Both companies anticipate the deal to close in the fourth quarter, ...

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Nine in the dock over bungled Beirut abduction

Reports in Australia say the large commercial Nine Network paid the money to the children's Lebanese father after he agreed to d...

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Culture

Derby 2016: 5 horses to watch in 142nd Kentucky Derby

E brings together professionals from the fields of economics, mathematics, statistics, accounting and finance, psychology and beha...

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Chelsea 2016 Leicester watch and wait

With Leicester today drawing 1-1 at Old Trafford, Chelsea can officially end Tottenham's title charge with either a win or a draw....

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This is what Kit Harington has to say about Jon Snow

It turns out that earlier predictions proposed by viewers have become true - Melisandre uses her magic to bring Jon snow back t...

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IT

An entire college tried to help two students get together via Snapchat

She's looking for you!' She declared her love for him and challenged him to come "find her" if he felt the same way. Vikings Fa...

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Apple's Tim Cook jabs back at investor concerns about China

First-month sales of the iPhone SE, the lowest-priced iPhone ever, have "thrilled" Cook. But he says the market in China is changi...

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Microsoft's Cortana is going to war with Google

The end-to-end personal search experience, as Microsoft defines it will only improve in the future and help you in more scenarios ...

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Science

Leicester City Premier League title: Swansea City congratulate their rivals

Marc Albrighton confirmed the players would be coming together to watch the match, with some players, including the winger, havi...

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Hopes fade for survivors in Kenyan building collapse - Red Cross

In 2008, stockpiled ivory gathered in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana was auctioned. No-one, and I repeat no-one, h...

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First US cruise in decades set to arrive in Havana

Grace. The Adonia has scheduled cultural activities in its ports of call in Havana , Cienfuegos and Santiago de Cuba, includi...

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Sport

Leicester City in 5000-1 Premier League victory

It was Chelsea's turn to claim the trophy 12 months ago and on Monday they again played a decisive role in the outcome, hitting ba...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Could Miss Crunch Games for Real Madrid

Real, who should have their injured top scorer Ronaldo back next week after he was forced to sit out Tuesday's opener with a thi...

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Support bats key in series win — Blue Jays-A's

Donaldson took his lumps at the plate . That's roughly two or three blinks of an eye. Somebody does have to hit, however, and...

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World News

White House: Obama not offended by comedian's language

Did they make you laugh? Obama mentioned how his poll numbers keep rising, joking that no one can figure out why - and then show...

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Democrats Happy With Primary Campaign; Republicans Less So

She also took home DE and CT in tighter races. Sanders was campaigning Wednesday in IN, which holds its primary next week, ...

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Bills Considering Penn State's Christian Hackenberg At No. 19

The selection of Hackenberg was a bit curious because it muddies the Jets' quarterback picture a bit since NY also has Geno Smith...

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Health

Biggest Loser study highlights difficulties of maintaining weight loss

Most worryingly, all of their metabolisms had slowed down significantly. It's as if the weight loss alters the metabolism so that ...

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US construction spending rose 0.3 percent in March

Private sector spending on nonresidential construction spending is up 1.7% month over month and up more than 9% year over year. Ef...

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Golden State Warriors vs Portland Trail Blazers game two instant analysis

Seven teammates got into the scoring act as well, as Golden State outshot Portland 60% to 23.8% in the first quarter while buildin...

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USA

Solar plane on global trip soars from California to Arizona

They've made stops in Myanmar, Oman, Japan, China, and Hawaii. After Phoenix, the plane will make two more stops in the United S...

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Sanders set to attend Kentucky Democratic rallies Tuesday, Wednesday

Sanders reasserted Sunday that he intends to stay in the race until its completion and said the Democratic Party can "be unified...

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Maragos: Shop Local During National Small Business Week

To show their support, ISU's Scott College Of Business and the Terre Haute Chamber Of Commerce wanted to show their support, by ...

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