Khashoggi's 'savage' murder premeditated: President Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told his nation's Parliament on Tuesday the killing was "pre-planned and premeditated" . Erdogan spoke about Khashoggi's killing for more than 45 minutes, beginning his remarks with what he called a "refresh... More..

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Saudi Prince Likely to Survive Worst Crisis Yet — AP Analysis
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Saudi Prince Likely to Survive Worst Crisis Yet — AP Analysis

The report did not say why Cengiz was given police protection. Three European powers - Germany, Britain and France - pressed Riyadh to provide facts, and Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany would not expo...More..

Numbers drawn for $470 million Powerball jackpot
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Numbers drawn for $470 million Powerball jackpot

Powerball , which holds the record for the largest US lottery prize of $1.586 billion in 2016, will hold a separate drawing on Saturday. McIntyre welcomes the attention, but the jackpot soaring to $ 1 billion ...More..

Mexico seeks assistance from United Nations for migrant caravan
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Mexico seeks assistance from United Nations for migrant caravan

The Mexican government is " fully engaged " and is making all the necessary decisions to address the issue, Pompeo emphasized, expressing support for the government's plans to call in the United Nations to set ...More..

Record jackpots for LOTTO MAX, U.S. Mega Millions
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Record jackpots for LOTTO MAX, U.S. Mega Millions

Of course, you'll have to overcome long odds to claim the top prize. Mega Millions isn't the only large lottery prize up for grabs this week; the Powerball jackpot grew to a cool $430 million with a drawing...More..

Trump Says He Now Believes Khashoggi Is Dead, Threatens 'Consequences'
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Trump Says He Now Believes Khashoggi Is Dead, Threatens 'Consequences'

Pompeo told reporters he stressed to the Saudis that the US takes "very seriously" Khashoggi's disappearance. Trump stopped short of accusing the Saudis of killing Khashoggi, but he said there would be ...More..

Oil steady as Saudi tensions balance demand outlook
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Oil steady as Saudi tensions balance demand outlook

New Dehli: Saudi Arabia Monday committed to meeting India's rising oil demand and said it is keen to invest in fuel retailing and petrochemical business in the world's fastest-growing energy consumer. Cru...More..

SoftBank's Saudi Ties Unnerve Investors as Shares Drop 8 Percent
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

SoftBank's Saudi Ties Unnerve Investors as Shares Drop 8 Percent

France, Germany, and the United Kingdom also ramped up pressure on Sunday, vowing to identify those responsible for Khashoggi's fate and hold them accountable for their actions. U.S. senators called for reactio...More..

Attica man wins $10,000 in Mega Millions drawing
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Attica man wins $10,000 in Mega Millions drawing

The cash option, which is favored by almost all winners, is $380 million. It's the second-largest lottery jackpot in US history. On Friday, that would be a total of $513 million - before taxes, according to t...More..

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

As if to drive the point home, a cleaning crew with mops, trash bags and cartons of milk walked in past journalists waiting outside the consulate on Monday. The Saudi foreign ministry said Mr Salman affirmed hi...More..

Saudi Arabia preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed

James Lankford, R-Okla., who was at the White House for the arrival of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who was released from Turkey after almost two years of confinement. In an interview with Egypt's Al Sho...More..

Facebook downgrades breach count from 50 million to 30 million users
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Facebook downgrades breach count from 50 million to 30 million users

But for about half of those whose accounts were broken into-about 14 million people-the hackers accessed intimate information, such as the last 10 places that person checked into, their current city and their...More..

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots worth over $860 million
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots worth over $860 million

The winning numbers for Saturday night were 11, 14, 32, 43 and 65, with a Powerball number of 15, according to the official Powerball website . The grand prize increased to the third-largest jackpot in t...More..

International Monetary Fund predicts 7.3% growth rate for India in current fiscal year
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

International Monetary Fund predicts 7.3% growth rate for India in current fiscal year

Obstefeld commented: "Last April, at the time of our last World Economic Outlook, the world economy's broad-based momentum led us to project a 3.9 percent growth rate for both this year and next". India's mediu...More..

United Kingdom and Ireland suggest Brexit talks will go to November
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

United Kingdom and Ireland suggest Brexit talks will go to November

In Northern Ireland, 86 per cent of Leave voters believe Scottish independence would be acceptable if meant securing the UK's withdrawal from the EU. After Tuesday's weekly cabinet meeting, Downing Street m...More..

European Union officials warned to prepare for no-deal Brexit
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

European Union officials warned to prepare for no-deal Brexit

Theresa May will on Thursday ask her Brexit "war Cabinet" to agree a backstop plan that would keep Britain in a customs union with Brussels until a permanent trade deal can be agreed. The OBR, an independent...More..

Dow sinks 800 as tech companies decline
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Dow sinks 800 as tech companies decline

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks fell 30.03 points, or 1.9 percent, to 1,545.38. Stocks from emerging markets were also hard hit. All this means that bonds, backed by the U.S. Oil prices slump...More..

United States job growth slows but unemployment rate falls to 3.7%
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

United States job growth slows but unemployment rate falls to 3.7%

The low unemployment rate provided more evidence of a booming economy , which is now in a record eight-year streak of job gains. U.S. hiring cooled in September by more than forecast, wage gains eased slight...More..

Tesla’s Musk mocks USA agency just days after settling with it
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Tesla’s Musk mocks USA agency just days after settling with it

Musk agreed to pay a $20 million fine, and step aside as Tesla's chairman for three years, to settle charges that could have forced his exit from Tesla . Tesla has consistently been one of the most-shorte...More..

Indian Rupee breaches 73 mark, plunges to fresh all-time low
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Indian Rupee breaches 73 mark, plunges to fresh all-time low

In a clear indication that it is not yet done with rate increases, the central bank changed its stance to "calibrated tightening" from "neutral" that was in place since February 2017, Bloomberg reported. "Fuel ...More..