• Messaging app Line rockets 50 per cent in Tokyo trading debut
Messaging app Line rockets 50 per cent in Tokyo trading debut

Line Corp rose in its United States trading debut after the Japanese messaging company raised more than $US1 billion in the biggest technology initial public offering of the year. In an in-person interview with Recode at the New York Stock Exchange, Line Chief Globalization Officer Jungho Shin gave a bit more detail as to how the company plans ...

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  • The Bachelorette 2016 Spoilers: Power Rankings - Episode 7
The Bachelorette 2016 Spoilers: Power Rankings - Episode 7

After the customary "recapping of the date we just experienced" segment of the one-on-one date that Jordan and bachelorette JoJo Fletcher had just experienced, he opened up to her about who in his family she would meet, were she to choose him for one of the hometown dates next week.

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  • Canada urges restraint, calm in Turkey
Canada urges restraint, calm in Turkey

Fighting continued in Ankara , where military aircraft made a pair of bombing runs in the vicinity of the parliament building, resulting in injuries, Efe news reported. Gunfire heard at Istanbul airport. Turkey's military staged a coup late Friday, imposing martial law with tanks on the streets of one of America's key North Atlantic Trea...

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  • Tesla asked to brief US Senate committee on fatal car crash
Tesla asked to brief US Senate committee on fatal car crash

The driver was instructed to retake the wheel and did so 11 seconds before the crash, according to the company. But Consumer Reports says that Tesla "is the only manufacturer that allows drivers to take their hands off the wheel for significant periods of time".

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  • Michael Jordan To Be Michigan's Honorary Captain For Season Opener
Michael Jordan To Be Michigan's Honorary Captain For Season Opener

MI will have a special visitor for its football opener - Michael Jordan. As if MI fans couldn't wait for season to start, they now have even more of a reason to look forward to the opening game against Hawaii. Harbaugh broke the news during his appearance on The Rich Eisen Show on Friday, and he also revealed the team will be rocking Jumpman bran...

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  • Ohio Gov. Kasich to speak at NAACP convention
Ohio Gov. Kasich to speak at NAACP convention

The speaker's list and the calendar of events for the 2016 Republican Convention are nearly as unconventional as the presumptive candidate himself. With festivities officially scheduled to kick off in downtown Cleveland on Monday, July 18, Donald Trump's coronation includes a colorful mix of speakers topped by the likes of former rival Ted C...

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  • This NFL player 'hates' he won't face Brady at start of season
This NFL player 'hates' he won't face Brady at start of season

The Bills travel to Foxboro to face the Patriots in week 4 of the regular season. Brady's suspension stems from his alleged involvement in the Deflategate scandal that occurred during the 2015 AFC championship game between the Patriots and Indianapolis Colts.

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  • Vijender is full of Hope
Vijender is full of Hope

During his pro career, he has shown some slick boxing skills, balanced with a ferocious attacking flair instilled by his coach Lee Beard, which has made him a hard fighter to face. Vijender, who last played at home during the Commonwealth Games in 2010 said he is very excited to be boxing in front of his home crowd. It is a step ahead and I am very...

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  • Herbalife Reaches $200M Settlement With Regulators
Herbalife Reaches $200M Settlement With Regulators

Herbalife said the settlement will not change its business model as a direct-selling company and "sets a new standard in the industry". In fact, the FTC's action and statements bolstered numerous assertions by Ackman, who began campaigning against Herbalife in late 2012.

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  • Morneau among 3 White Sox roster moves
Morneau among 3 White Sox roster moves

Today the Chicago White Sox called up top pitching prospect Carson Fulmer from AA Birmingham as we will become their new bullpen piece. Sox manager Robin Ventura spoke last week about the possibility of adding Fulmer for a relief role. Fulmer, the 22-year-old eighth overall pick in the 2005 draft, was 4-9 with a 4.76 ERA, 90 strikeouts and 51 wal...

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  • China to prosecute rights lawyer, 3 activists for subversion
China to prosecute rights lawyer, 3 activists for subversion

Earlier this week, South Korea announced that the missile system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, will be placed in the southeastern farming town of Seongju by the end of next year to better cope with North Korean threats.

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  • Herbalife Agrees to $200 Million FTC Settlement, Will Restructure Multilevel-Marketing Business
Herbalife Agrees to $200 Million FTC Settlement, Will Restructure Multilevel-Marketing Business

In settling with the FTC, Herbalife has agreed to pay $200 million for consumer relief, an amount it had previously disclosed it expected to pay as part of any settlement. Throughout the past few years, Ackman has feuded with fellow hedge fund managers Dan Loeb and Carl Icahn, who were both fans of the company and owners of the stock.

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  • #NeverTrump Is Over, and Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee
#NeverTrump Is Over, and Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee

The Republican National Convention is less than a week away, and the Republican National Committee just released a shortlist of its speakers. Many Republican delegates pushed back against Ms Unruh's efforts, saying the efforts would be ignoring the millions of people who voted for Mr Trump across the country.

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  • Natural gas to fuel record amount of power in 2016
Natural gas to fuel record amount of power in 2016

Energy Information Administration (EIA) said. Last week, the EIA reported a 39-Bcf injection that increased inventories to 3.179 Tcf, which was 20.4% more than the year-ago inventory of 2.641 Tcf, and 23.2% more than the five-year average of 2.580 Tcf.

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  • Congress Passes A GMO Labeling Bill That Nullifies Vermont's Law
Congress Passes A GMO Labeling Bill That Nullifies Vermont's Law

The bill passed on a 306-117 vote in the House on Thursday, and received Senate approval last week. The American Farm Bureau, while holding the bill was not flawless because of it requiring the labeling of foods that use Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), said the smart-labels are an acceptable option.

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  • Turkish military has a history of staging coups
Turkish military has a history of staging coups

The ongoing coup attempt is not affecting operations targeting IS, and American forces will continue flying missions from a key airbase there, a United States defence official said Friday. Erdogan was interviewed via Facetime on CNN Turk television. A statement from the military, which was passed on to the media, claims they have "fully seized ...

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  • Some Missouri GOP delegates praise Trump's pick of Pence
Some Missouri GOP delegates praise Trump's pick of Pence

The struggle by conservatives for an 11th-hour derailment of Donald Trump's drive for the Republican presidential nomination is gasping for breath, although a leader of the effort is promising to fight on - but is shifting her tactics. On Thursday, he framed going to the event less in terms of the candidate and more as an opportunity to have a po...

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  • Herbalife to pay $200M, avoids more serious charges
Herbalife to pay $200M, avoids more serious charges

However, when pressed on this issue during a media conference, Ramirez said she does not endorse the statement that FTC has declared Herbalife is not a pyramid scheme. Herbalife , I am sure, would say that that is the most likely scenario, as they maintain that most of their money already comes from retail sales .

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  • US Bancorp Profit Rises on Increased Loans, Deposits
US Bancorp Profit Rises on Increased Loans, Deposits

Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 86,371 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,758,002.21. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $46.00. Nomura Holdings Inc. reissued a "buy" rating on shares of U.S.

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  • Kerry hopes for continuity in Turkey amid coup reports
Kerry hopes for continuity in Turkey amid coup reports

Meanwhile, presidential sources say: "This is an attack against Turkish democracy". Obama discussed the developments by telephone with Secretary of State John Kerry , who was traveling in Moscow for separate meetings with senior Russian officials on Syria.

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