• Encarnacion to serve one-game suspension for bumping umpire
Encarnacion to serve one-game suspension for bumping umpire

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Toronto Blue Jays hits a three-run home run in the fourth inning during Major League Baseball game action against the Detroit Tigers on July 10, 2016 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Blue Jays third baseman put Anibal Sanchez's 0-1 fastball into the seats in left-centre field for his 23rd homer of the s...

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  • May day: Rival quits, Theresa set to be crowned as UK PM
May day: Rival quits, Theresa set to be crowned as UK PM

Day One will be Wednesday, when she is expected to visit Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace before assuming her formidable new role. The next scheduled general election is in 2020, five years after the Conservative Party won its parliamentary majority in 2015.

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  • SEC probing Tesla for potential securities breach with Autopilot fatality
SEC probing Tesla for potential securities breach with Autopilot fatality

A spokesperson for Tesla directed the newspaper to a blog post by the company which asserts that the deadly accident did not have to be disclosed to investors. Tesla's shares rose 3.7 per cent Monday to close at $224.78 on news that Musk plans to unveil a new "master plan" for the company later this week. It noted that drivers had logged more tha...

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  • Australian candidates woo allies as election deadlock continues
Australian candidates woo allies as election deadlock continues

Mr Turnbull, a millionaire former banker, took Australia to the polls on Saturday but neither his Liberal/National coalition government or Bill Shorten's main opposition Labor appeared to have won a majority with most of the ballots counted.

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  • Oil prices steady after slump on Brexit, supply risks
Oil prices steady after slump on Brexit, supply risks

On the ICE Futures Exchange in London, Brent oil for September delivery tacked on 13 cents, or 0.26%, to trade at $50.48 a barrel by07:48GMT, or 3:48AM ET. "As global bond markets start to price in the prospect of a global slowdown, oil prices have started to come back off their recent highs", said Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Market...

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  • Salim Mehajer's wife seeks AVO months after 'wedding of century'
Salim Mehajer's wife seeks AVO months after 'wedding of century'

THE flamboyant wedding of Salim Mehajer to Aysha Learmonth captured the attention of the nation, but now the marriage appears to be falling apart. There are also multiple matters to be heard involving his business dealings. Mr Mehajer was fined by Auburn City Council past year over the chaos the couple's extravagant wedding caused with a ...

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  • Istanbul airport attackers were of Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationality
Istanbul airport attackers were of Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationality

U.S. Central Intelligence Agency chief John Brennan said the bombings had all the typical signs of Islamic State "depravity" and warned of the challenges of stopping that type of attack. Attackers who are possibly linked to ISIS committed suicide bombings on Tuesday at Atatürk Airport, the Turkey's biggest airport. The official spoke on condi...

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  • CPI (M) asks Kashmir administration not to use excessive force against protesters
CPI (M) asks Kashmir administration not to use excessive force against protesters

The government said it was also trying to arrange flights to fly out the thousands of tourists stranded in the valley due to violence. Doval was accompanying the Prime Minister on his four-nation tour of African countries - Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya.

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  • Govt blames outdated Budget figures for Housing NZ dividend U-turn
Govt blames outdated Budget figures for Housing NZ dividend U-turn

Labour has been putting the Government under pressure over its handling of rising homelessness and skyrocketing house prices. At an event, Little gave a rough sketch of the Labour party's plans for an "affordable housing authority". "As I understand it, what's the likely change in terms of the dividend, really, is just been sort of a reduction in...

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  • Oil Drops Under $50 Due to Economic Worries
Oil Drops Under $50 Due to Economic Worries

Oil prices edged lower on Wednesday, extending losses to a third straight session, as a stronger dollar weighed and economic concerns rose following Britain's vote to leave the EU. Traders said that indicated sentiment shift in a market that has traded not far from the psychologically bullish $50 a barrel level since mid-May despite mixed data on c...

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  • Turkish forces kill 2 suspected IS members at Syria border
Turkish forces kill 2 suspected IS members at Syria border

At least 44 people died and more than 230 others were injured when three men stormed Istanbul's Ataturk Airport on Tuesday, and opened fire with rifles before detonating bombs. Turkish media says 24 people have been detained over the attack, and has identified the organizer as Chechen Akhmed Chatayev. . Broadcaster CNN Turk said they were accused...

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  • BC supports housing vacancy tax in Vancouver to assist with rental shortage
BC supports housing vacancy tax in Vancouver to assist with rental shortage

But it would be easier with the province's support as the city would then not have to draft regulations for a new business tax, he said. The province has not yet had any requests from other municipalities for similar taxation authority, which de Jong said would require amendments to the Community Charter that sets out the powers of municipalities...

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  • Tesla CEO to release details of another secret 'masterplan'
Tesla CEO to release details of another secret 'masterplan'

Musk unveiled in that post the cars that became the Tesla Model S four-door family auto and the Tesla 3 sports sedan. But what could the second part of the master plan turn out to be? Tesla co-founder and product architect Elon Musk attempted to do just that by referencing a " Tesla masterplan" on Twitter.

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  • We'll talk, no need for agitation, says Javadekar
We'll talk, no need for agitation, says Javadekar

Calling Irani his "little sister", he praised her work at the HRD ministry and promised to consult her in future and build upon her good initiatives. Addressing students and teachers at a central school here, Javadekar , who has replaced Smriti Irani as HRD Minister, sought "cooperation of everybody" to improve quality of education, particularly...

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  • Deschamps urges France to silence Ronaldo
Deschamps urges France to silence Ronaldo

We must have positive thinking because I believe that on Sunday will be the first time that Portugal will win a major trophy. "He had to digest that and I tried to give him a bit of a break in our first three games - but he is a very talented, clinical player and that is important for the France team".

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  • Dallas Police Release Additional Details About Cop Shooter Micah Johnson
Dallas Police Release Additional Details About Cop Shooter Micah Johnson

Dallas Police Chief David Brown told CNN on Sunday Micah X. Johnson had improvised as he used "shoot-and-move" tactics to gun down officers during a demonstration on Thursday, the deadliest day for US law enforcement since September 11, 2001.

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  • NAFTA a sore spot for some Democrats on Clinton in Michigan
NAFTA a sore spot for some Democrats on Clinton in Michigan

Only 42 percent of the Democrats who participated in the survey agreed with Obama's claim that Hillary was supremely qualified to be president. Flynn, the former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency, called Clinton's comments "irresponsible" in an interview with ABC News because she "talked about white people being to blame".

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  • Ventura gives quality start but Royals fall to Seattle
Ventura gives quality start but Royals fall to Seattle

Once considered the top pitching prospect in the Royals organization, the 27-year-old left-hander has been superb against his former team. "Our offense put up some runs and that gave me confidence, and at that point it was just keep going out there and attacking".

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  • Uncertainty over North East steel jobs to be clarified
Uncertainty over North East steel jobs to be clarified

They also fear the Tatas' UK business losing out to the Netherlands unit because of Brexit uncertainty. The company, part of Dollars 100 billion Tata Group, also said it is separately starting the processes for sale of its South Yorkshire-based Specialty Steels business and Hartlepool pipe mills (other than the 20-inch Tube Mill) (both in UK).

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  • Now Fly Air India At Rajdhani Train Fare
Now Fly Air India At Rajdhani Train Fare

Passenger likely to travel by Rajdhani Express in the respective destinations but possess Waiting List ticket can easily book a ticket with Air India and fly without any hurdle. This can be achieved with such affordable fares. The Air India "Super Saver" scheme started on June 26 and will end on September 30. "So we have chose to add number of ci...

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