Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion push into selling groceries
Whole Foods will keep operating stores under its name and John Mackey will as CEO, with headquarters in Austin, Texas . ALINA SELYUKH, BYLINE: It's lunch hour, and people are dipping in and out of a Whole Foods store in Washington , D.C.
We'll drive power generating set sellers out of job - Osinbajo
The United Nations released a report that said globally, renewable energy will be cheaper than fossil fuels in the next 10 years. Solar is already level or below coal costs in Germany, Australia, the US, Spain and Italy.
Pillars of Eternity Coming to Consoles in Late August
Cities: Skylines has been available on PC for a while now, and the game got a release on Xbox One earlier this year. Paradox Interactive's Cities: Skylines is finally coming to PS4 on August 15.
DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress
Republicans and Democrats sat in different parts of the park - fans could state their party preference when buying tickets. A budget increase for the US Capitol Police from just under $400 million this year is among the ideas under consideration.
Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open
Rickie Fowler , sharing a house with Thomas this week, was being left behind until he ran off three straight birdies and shot 68. Harman's college coach, Chris Haack, watched the final few holes from Charleston, S.C., before heading off to a wedding party.
Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Firefighters are now tackling a major forest fire in the Pedrógão Grande area, 30 miles south-east of Coimbra. Avelar resident Isabel Brandao has told The Associated Press that "the problem is that there was no rain".
Nebraska preliminary May jobless rate drops to 2.9 percent
The number of people employed in Norfolk fell by nearly an exact number (62) as the area's labor force did (60). The May unemployment numbers showed an increase of a tenth of a percentage point, increasing the rate to 5.0%.
Escaped prisoners look dramatically different in new photos released after capture
The billboards will feature the inmates' photos and advertise specifics about the reward and a nationwide tip line: 877-926-8332. Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphus later said that these reports were unfounded and his deputies were allowed to stand down.
UN Says 20 People Become Refugees Every 60 Seconds
The record number includes 22.5 million refugees, 40.3 million internally displaced people and 2.8 million asylum seekers. Syria, Iraq and Colombia - which has endured decades of conflict - had the largest number of internally displaced people.
Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls
Erendira's goal is to break her husband's record. "What I just saw was unbelievable . It was as children watching their parents perform that Nik and Erendira met.