BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A French designer has shown his humanoid DIY robot for the first time to the public in Romania. The life-size white plastic model, which doesn’t have a name, responded
Graduating from college brings huge life changes — many of which have big effects at tax time. Here are a few ways you can save a little money — or even snag a refund — come filing time. 1. Take i
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy began 2017 with a whimper — though not quite as weak a whimper as the government had first estimated. The gross domestic product — the broadest ...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn his conviction for misdemeanor conspiracy to violate federal safety standards at a West
VERNON, B.C. - More than two dozen great blue heron chicks and one adult bird are dead after their nesting site in Vernon, British Columbia was heavily damaged in a ...
VIENNA (Reuters) - As OPEC's latest meeting wrapped up in Vienna on Thursday night, ministers congratulated each other on its rare spirit of amity and consensus. The talks were, without a doubt, a suc
Business Review will present each week the articles that got most views online. Here are the pieces that got most traction this week. Second new Boeing airplane to enter Tarom’s fleet next week, says
PICKENS, S.C. - Authorities say a South Carolina man has been arrested and charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a Canadian woman he told was being hired to model. Pickens County ...
Maria DeSimone never got a call back when she applied for a job at Texas Roadhouse restaurant in Palm Bay at the age of 40. But her 16-year-old daughter did. DeSimone became one of the 55 examples fro
According to dealer sources, the reduction in prices on Audi vehicles sold in India will range from Rs 50,000 to Rs 1.5 lakh on entry level A3 sedan to Rs 10 lakh on flagship A8 sedan.
Romanian controversial ex-MP and businessman Sebastian Ghita was set to leave on Friday a Belgrade jail after his lawyers paid a bail of EUR 200,000 bail. Ghita has two preventive arrest warrants in R
Why do investors care about the Paris Climate Agreement? It all comes down to risk and return. And, where climate change is concerned, this is a risk that is omnipresent.
IHCL Chairman N Chandrasekaran said Sarna has chosen to resign upon completion of his 3-year tenure as MD and CEO of the company, expected to continue till September.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made the tiniest of gains Friday as media companies and sellers of beauty products and food ticked higher. Major indexes added to their winning streak and record highs. St
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday afternoon in quiet trading ahead of the Memorial Day holiday. Household goods companies are rising as beauty products makers Ulta and Coty climb.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday, keeping indexes near record highs following a six-day winning streak. Technology companies, which have led the market’s recent rally, are
Boeing has received an $89 million contract to incorporate the Block II Infrared Search and Track System in the E and F models of the F/A-18 fighter plane.
Golf's global reach is truly impressive, with more than 33,000 golf facilities found in 85% of the countries around the world -- from Albania to Zimbabwe. And more are on the way.
MONTREAL - The federal government is appointing an advisory group to develop a plan for getting more zero-emission vehicles on Canada's roads, as part of efforts to reduce the output ...
(Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Friday proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co LLC recommended shareholders to vote for GM's board nominees and against Greenlight Capital's proposal at the company's ann
The downgrade of the ratings of the International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA) from Fitch and Moody's was quite expected, said IBA Board Chairman Khalid Ahadov.
REGINA - Hundreds of unionized workers at Evraz North America's steel plant in Regina have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action to back contract demands. The vote by members of ...
After a six-day winning streak, stocks on Wall Street opened lower Friday. Technology companies, which have led the market's recent rally, began the day slightly down. After a weak outlook from vi
Wall Street was flat on Friday morning, coming off six straight days of gains and ahead of a three-day holiday weekend, as another strong day for consumer stocks was offset by weakness in financial an
U.S. orders for long-lasting manufactured goods dropped in April for the first time in five months, and a key category that tracks business investment went nowhere for the second straight month. T
Four vacant buildings and land near the new Little Caesars Arena will be turned into primarily residential units
Crude oil prices staged a soft recovery in early Friday trading as better-than-expected growth in the U.S. economy brought some players back to the table.
Successful tests of the newest Ukrainian missiles have been carried out in Odesa region, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said. “Successful tests of the newest Ukrainian missile have just be
BMW is recalling more than 45,000 older 7-Series cars in the U.S. because the doors can open unexpectedly while they're being driven. The recall covers certain 745i, 745Li, 750i, 750Li, 760i, 760L
The U.S. economy started 2017 with a whimper, but it wasn't quite as weak as first thought. The government revised up its January-March growth reading to a rate of 1.2% — better than an earlier es
Lockheed Martin, following Boeing, has pulled out of a U.S. Navy contest to replace the AGM-84 Harpoon on the Littoral Combat Ship and frigate-class warships.
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.7020 AZN/USD for May 30, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) said May 26.
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. U.S. stocks are edging lower in midday trading following a six-day winning streak. Technology companies, which have led th
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening a bit lower after a six-day winning streak. Technology companies, which have led the market’s rece
The Parliament has approved the resignation of its member Kiril Dobrev, Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), FOCUS News Agency reported. The resignation was approved with 182 votes in favour, 2 against an
SAINT-GEORGES, Que. - In Beauce, a region of rolling hills, entrepreneurs and pick-up trucks south of Quebec City, locals say they vote for the candidate, not the political party. Since 2006, ......
A woman was charged after the accidental discharge of her gun inside a medical clinic on the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus.
The U.S. economy started 2017 out with a whimper, but it wasn't quite as weak as first thought. The government revised up its January-March growth reading to a rate of 1.2 percent — better than an ear
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but there are signs it could struggle to rebound sharply in the second quarter amid slowing business in
Boards of directors Jerry Parrish, chief economist and the director of research for the Florida Chamber Foundation, was appointed to the board of FloridaMakes, Orlando. Education Sean Kennard was appo
Zillow says the gap between man and machine is narrowing in the quest to predict home values, but its Zestimates are still off by an average of nearly $40,000 for a house sold in Seattle today. Now a
LOGY BAY, N.L. - A rotting, putrid whale remains lodged on a Newfoundland beach, as a picturesque seaside town tries to come up with a plan to get rid of ...
U.S. companies may be touting "unlimited vacation" policies and expanding paid leave benefits to attract younger workers. But just before the long weekend kickoff to summer, two new surveys show that
(Reuters) - Proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co LLC recommended shareholders of Buffalo Wild Wings to vote for the company's slate of directors, saying activist hedge fund Marcato Capital had failed to ma
(Reuters) - U.S. home prices look poised to rise at a robust pace over the next few years, mainly because of a chronic shortage of houses and steady demand, a Reuters poll showed on Friday.
Check out the odds for the 2017 Stanley Cup Finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators, as well as a preview that includes a schedule of the action and a Vegas pro's prediction on
An above-normal hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean could be a problem for the U.S. energy industry, but data show shifting production patterns may spare oil.
If James' Cavs can upset the 12-0 Warriors of Steph Curry and Kevin Durant in the NBA Finals, it will give more ammo to the people who say that LeBron is every bit as good as the Bulls' legend.
Seattle is poised to join cities like Berkeley and Philadelphia in imposing a hefty sin tax on Coca Cola, Pepsi and other sugary drinks. The latest version of the proposal by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray w
An unreliable wireless Internet connection can be frustrating for hotel guests, but a filthy room is the biggest peeve among travelers. Second only to dirty rooms among the most hated hotel experi
Central Bank of Cyprus Governor Chrystalla Georghadji said the supervisory authority was compelled to take action against FBME in July 2014 in order to protect the Cypriot banking system, and indirec
DETROIT (AP) — BMW is recalling more than 45,000 older 7-Series cars in the U.S. because the doors can open unexpectedly while they’re being driven. The recall covers certain 745i, 745Li, 750i,
Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big changes.
Bulgarian authorities have detained six people, including two border police officers, in an operation against illegal migration at the Sofia airport last night. Two others are foreigners who organised
It is great to be able to show good news about medical practice – that many physicians respond rapidly to new evidence, improving patient care in the process.
Oil company Black Sea Oil & Gas aims to start the gas production in the Black Sea in 2019, according to Reuters. „We hope that the first gas quantities to be extracted in 2019,” said on Wednesday
Kyiv county administrative court is being searched. Bohdan Sanin, the judge of the County administrative court reported that on his Facebook page. Read more here. The post 112.ua: Kyiv county administ
According to a new poll, 92 percent of EU citizens who visited Kyiv during the Eurovision Song Contest in early May would like to return to Ukraine. And some 64 percent of the EU citizens said they wo
Mark Zuckerberg finally has his Harvard degree. The Facebook CEO and famous college dropout left the Ivy League university 12 years ago to found the social network, but he returned Thursday to pick up
European Union president Donald Tusk called May 26 on G7 leaders to maintain sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine, but the White House said it did not yet “have a position” on
In other celeb news, Ariana Grande plans benefit concert, One Direction’s Niall Horan, ‘Dallas’ actor Jared Martin dies
Florida Atlantic coach Lane Kiffin will host coaches from Tennessee, his former employer, as well as Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and others at the school's camp for high scho
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas says he must wait until the swelling subsides in his injured right hip before determining his rehabilitation pl
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican police found on Friday the decapitated bodies of five people with apparent signs of torture in the Gulf Coast state of Veracruz, which has long been ravaged by drug smu
TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) - Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations meet African heads of state on Saturday, the final day of their annual summit which has been marked by discord over climate ch
Innocent Choga Fitness The Badminton World Federation is on a mission to claim their stake of the exercising and sporting populace in Zimbabwe through the Shuttle Time programme. The Shuttle Time is
It is just past midnight, rain clouds stalking a full moon, and Julie Keene, a 57-year-old grandmother, is out on a muddy riverbank in thigh-high rubber boots and a camouflage jacket, a headlamp s
Europe, the last leg of President Trump’s first foray into international diplomacy, was supposed to be both a learning experience and an exercise in fence-mending with longstanding American allies
In the end, the announcement was too good to be true. Los Angeles was going to get a “generous gift” — a bridge across the Los Angeles River, constructed with private money. Six years later, city
It’s no surprise that a change in our planet’s climate would affect our coastlines, our weather patterns and our food supply. But here’s something you may not have considered before: Global warmin
Every now and then, people drop by the Little Knittery in Atwater Village to catch a glimpse of where it all began. It was here that two young women partnered with shop owner Kat Coyle in November
For years, Lauren Graham and her “Gilmore Girls” cohorts were asked about the possibility of a reunion — either in movie form or by way of more television episodes. Then it finally happened. A fou
Federal authorities have accused nine Southern California residents of participating in a large-scale, international sex trafficking ring that abused and enslaved hundreds of Thai women who had be
A San Bernardino County woman has filed suit against the Jelly Belly Candy Co. claiming that she was duped into buying and eating sugar-filled jelly beans.
It’s the cliffhanger that has fans of “Underground” on the edge of their seats: Will the show return for a third season? The fate of the drama has come into question as WGA America appears likely