• Baidu Investor Criticises Proposed Sale Of Video Unit To CEO
Baidu Investor Criticises Proposed Sale Of Video Unit To CEO

In emerging markets such as China, consumer credit data is generally unavailable, as building consumer credit history is at a nascent stage. ZestFinance is one of the world's leading fintech startup and this collaboration will help the company transform the financial services in China.

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  • 'Serial Killer' Behind Shootings in Phoenix
'Serial Killer' Behind Shootings in Phoenix

A seventh victim was linked to the shooter in the 500 block of North 32nd Street. All victims were shot outside near their vehicle or home at night. "All of these incidents were already under investigation but have now been included in the series of violent crimes previously linked and reported", police said.

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  • On Fox News, Trump pre-empts Benghazi speeches
On Fox News, Trump pre-empts Benghazi speeches

While two survivors of the Benghazi attack were on stage recounting their ordeal to rapturous applause, Fox News viewers were watching Trump badmouthing Ohio Gov. "I can promise you this, no matter who you are, Donald Trump will have your back", the long-haired duck-call manufacturer from rural Louisiana said of the billionaire real estate mogul.

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  • Nigeria's inflation hits record high of 16.5 pct
Nigeria's inflation hits record high of 16.5 pct

The urban index rose by roughly 100 basis points from 17.1 per cent in May to 18.1 per cent in June, while the rural index increased by 0.7 per cent points from 14.3 per cent in May to 15.1 per cent in June. The month-on-month inflation rate in June 2016 was 0,19 percent gaining 0,43 percentage points in May 2016 rate of minus 0, 24 percent. "Yea...

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  • Melania Trump is being accused of plagiarizing Michelle Obama
Melania Trump is being accused of plagiarizing Michelle Obama

In a almost ten minute address, she extended an olive branch to the sixteen other Republican candidates in this year's primary, saying they "deserve respect and gratitude from all of us", repeatedly thanked Republican voters for their "kindness and support" and spoke at length about her husband's gentler side.

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  • Congress OKs bill requiring genetically modified food labels
Congress OKs bill requiring genetically modified food labels

But they won't necessarily see that information on the package. Those codes, however, "require consumers (to) use a smartphone to find more information about a product". Jim McGovern (D-Massachusetts), ranking member on the House Agriculture Nutrition Subcommittee, made this case on the House floor. Critics of the Senate bill quickly point ou...

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  • Baton Rouge shooter was student at Clark Atlanta University
Baton Rouge shooter was student at Clark Atlanta University

By watching videos from the area around a auto wash and convenience store where the shooting occurred, police said Long ignored civilians and shot only at police, Edmonson said. He was about to leave for a vacation when Long, wearing black clothes and a mask, killed him with an assault riffle. It was not immediately clear whether there is a li...

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  • Turkey friendship 'could be questioned' over cleric extradition
Turkey friendship 'could be questioned' over cleric extradition

He was able to fly into Istanbul in the early hours of Saturday, after rebel pilots had his plane in their sights but did not shoot it down. "That's what the people say", he said. "There is no excuse for any steps that take the country away from that". Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said it would be unacceptable for Turkey to reintrod...

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  • Trials on Tatooine is a first-person VR lightsaber battler
Trials on Tatooine is a first-person VR lightsaber battler

Players soon find themselves on Luke Skywalker's home planet of Tatooine accompanied by the droid R2-D2 before the scene is invaded by stormtroopers wielding laser rifles. Fixing the ever-tempermental Falcon with one of the HTC Vive's wands turns into a slapstick affair that's at once a callback and a whole new experience than just watching a m...

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  • GOP turns to security, divisions on convention's first night
GOP turns to security, divisions on convention's first night

As Monday's working sessions opened, anti-Trump delegates claimed they'd collected enough signatures to force a state-by-state roll call vote on changing party rules, a battle that party leaders hoped to avoid. The Republican National Convention is set to kick off as the nation reels from another deadly shooting and dissident delegates stage a ...

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  • Dozens Participate in Black Lives Matter Protest in Frederick
Dozens Participate in Black Lives Matter Protest in Frederick

I honestly did not think I could be more proud until Friday night. "So we're just wanting African Americans to come out and love each other and accept each other without having instances like shooting from officers". More than 1,000 people have taken to Melbourne's streets to rally against racially motivated violence in the United States. Repre...

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  • HUL's profit rises 10 pc in Q1
HUL's profit rises 10 pc in Q1

HUL today disclosed that it would divest its shareholding in Kimberly-Clark Lever Pvt Ltd to its joint venture partner Kimberly Clark Corporation. Shares of Hindustan Unilever were trading 2.30 per cent down at Rs 899.30 (at 11.15 am). According to Emkay Research analysts, the company's volume growth stands muted at 4 per cent impacted by weak ru...

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  • Rep. DeLauro Slams
Rep. DeLauro Slams "Industry-Sponsored" GMO Labeling Bill

Although the bill still must be signed by President Obama, he has indicated he will approve it. It's the same bipartisan bill hammered out June 23 in the Senate Agriculture Committee and approved by the full Senate 63-30 on July 7. Now the bill heads to the House of Representatives... a vote is expected on Thursday or Friday. Employees stoc...

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  • Chilcot report: Rage against Blair as families mourn Iraq war dead
Chilcot report: Rage against Blair as families mourn Iraq war dead

Responding to the findings of the Chilcot report, he said on Good Morning Britain that if Tony Blair had refused to offer Britain's assistance, it could have led to the U.S. "I felt that at the time, the British felt it at the time, I think the prime minister felt it at the time, that the Americans pushed us into going into military action too ...

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  • Already hectic commute could get worse with trains sidelined
Already hectic commute could get worse with trains sidelined

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority last week discovered cracks in steel beams in the suspension system , and took the 120 Hyundai Rotem coaches - called Silverline Vs - out of service to fix them. Regional Transportation District spokesman Scott Reed said Tuesday the cars are being inspected as a precaution, but won't be pull...

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  • At GOP Convention, Lots of Talk But No New Evidence on Benghazi
At GOP Convention, Lots of Talk But No New Evidence on Benghazi

He said that her and President Obama's failure to identify America's enemies hurts our ability to fight terrorism. Clinton also acknowledged that the violence has gone both ways. Attorney General Loretta Lynch agreed with that conclusion - a move the Clinton campaign said is a vindication of her. Trump has been vague about how he would put the ...

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  • Interest Rates Stay Fixed Following Brexit as Bank of England Surprise Market
Interest Rates Stay Fixed Following Brexit as Bank of England Surprise Market

Talk of more stimulus from Japan had put markets in a bullish mood ahead of what had been tipped as the BoE's first interest rate cut since 2009. The pound was up 1.4 percent at $1.3308 and 1.5 percent firmer at 1.20 euros. Many in the markets had been anticipating a stimulus of some sort at Thursday's meeting after recent comments from Carney. H...

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  • North Carolina holds police camera videos from public record
North Carolina holds police camera videos from public record

Protests calling for justice in the police shootings of two black men and the massacre of five police officers last week may have further motivated McCrory to sign the bill . "If [body cameras are] involved in a case and then video gets out to the public, what happens is it's being tried by the public, not by the court", Burke said.

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  • Comic-Con 2016: Marvel's Luke Cage SDCC Poster Revealed
Comic-Con 2016: Marvel's Luke Cage SDCC Poster Revealed

Marvel made sure to give Luke Cage a lot of muscles for the San Diego Comic-Con poster they plan to roll out for fans later this week on the floor of the San Diego Convention Center for the character's solo series set to debut in the not-so-distant future.

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  • How Did JPMorgan Chase Create Shareholder Value in 2Q16?
How Did JPMorgan Chase Create Shareholder Value in 2Q16?

Shares of the company rose more than 2 percent in the early trading. JPMorgan Chase topped second-quarter earnings estimates with a profit of $1.55 per share against estimates of $1.43 a share, sending the stock higher in pre-market trading.

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