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Police ID gunman in fatal Jacksonville mass shooting

A gunman opened fire Sunday at an online video game tournament as it was being livestreamed from a Florida mall, killing two people and then fatally shootin...


USA telco cut data to firefighters tackling brush fire

After realizing that the unit's data connection was being throttled by Verizon, Bowden's technology staff members emailed Verizon, requesting that it end the th...


Australian PM Turnbull fights leadership challenge

The Prime Minister yesterday said if the motion for a spill succeeded, he would resign, and quit parliament, putting the government's one-seat majority in dange...


USA heaps more sanctions on top of Russian Federation

The US Treasury Department has announced sanctions on several individuals and entities over their involvement with Russian Federation and North Korea. Trump and...


Shots fired at gate of U.S. Embassy in Turkey

Ankara Governor's Office named the suspects as Ahmet Celikten and Osman Gundas; the 9mm pistol and vehicle used in the shooting incident were also seized. Turke...


Pepsi will buy SodaStream in a $3.2 billion deal

Purchasing the Israeli company, known for DIY seltzer makers like the SodaStream Mix , will push Pepsi's image in a health-focused direction, according to CNN...


[H]ardOCP: Musk Tells Newspaper He’s Cracking Under Stress of Tesla Job

Even if his Tesla was on autopilot mode, last I checked the driver is still supposed to be alert and probably not tweeting things that will quickly become t...


Why Google doesn't stand a chance in China's search market

It is not the first time Google employees have spoken out against the company's decisions. The letter reportedly calls on executives to review ethics an...


China files WTO complaint against U.S. solar import tariffs

It said a formal complaint was filed Tuesday with the WTO in Geneva. Washington took action under a 1974 US law instead of through the WTO. On June 5, Mexi...


China Is Sending a Trade Envoy to Washington Amid Tariff Dispute

This month's meeting would be the first between senior USA and Chinese officials since June 3 talks in Beijing between Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Vi...


Turkish firms cancel iPhone orders amid nationwide boycott on USA products

The tariff increases amount to a doubling of the existing rate, the state-run Anadolu news agency said , in an apparent parallel response to Trump´s move. Be...


Rupee Reverses Day's Losses To Close Above 70 Per Dollar: 10 Points

Some currency experts are even predicting that the rupee would slide to 80 per dollar, or Rs21.8 per dirham in the coming months. What is happening in Turkey? ...


Elon Musk Confirms Saudis Will Pay for Taking Tesla Private

On Monday, he said the financing referred to talks he has had with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund . "They then held several additional meetings with me...


Khamenei blames Rouhani for economic crisis in Iran

That after Washington pulled out of a nuclear deal and then, last week, reimposed sanctions. "America's withdrawal from the nuclear deal is a clear proof that...


Associations Assist With Investigation After Seattle Hijacking

According to ABC news, the plane had to be diverted away from the city by US Air Force fighter jet after it took off from Sea-Tac International Airport. Autho...


RyanAir pilot strike grounds 400 flights across Europe

Ryanair, which in the Netherlands flies to holiday destinations such as Malaga in southern Spain, the Canary Islands and Ibiza, said it would have to axe arou...


Erdogan warns Turkeys partnership with US ‘in jeopardy

The Turkish lira plunged on Friday, raising questions about the country's financial stability, as investors anxious about the president's unorthodox economic ...


Sports Direct strikes £90m House of Fraser rescue deal

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has always been rumoured to have been interested in buying the department store giant - as well as Philip Day, chief execut...


Turkey woes see Wall Street end week on sour note

The Russell 2000 is up 17.52 points, or 1 per cent. But all three ended the day in the red: the Dow fell 196.09 points (0.77 per cent) to 25,313.14 while the ...


Turkish lira continues downward spiral, hits new record low

Trump announced the action Friday on Twitter . "Section 232 tariffs are imposed on imports from particular countries whose exports threaten to impair nat...