USA senators dare Trump to veto sanctions against Russian Federation
The measure would require a green light from Congress in the event sanctions on Russian Federation are relaxed, suspended or terminated.
Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation
Sales at gasoline stations rose 1.7 percent, the seventh increase in nine months as Canadians paid higher prices at the pump. The Canadian dollar gained against the greenback and was trading at C$1.3253 or 74.45 US cents after Thursday's report.
Sears to close East Northport store by September
However, Sears Holdings CEO Eddie Lampert and his ESL Investments hedge fund own an approximate 45% stake in the company. It said it will begin liquidation sales next weekend and that the stores are expected to close by mid-September.
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.
Vegas holds trade cards during expansion draft window
Since the expansion draft started Sunday morning, McPhee has been negotiating with teams that want to protest exposed players. The point is that the Golden Knights seem happy with the cards they've been dealt ... and that they're open for business.
Justices to review New Jersey bid for legal sports betting
The law now at issue would ban wagers on state college teams and limit bets to people age 21 and older at casinos and racetracks. New Jersey voters approved a constitutional amendment legalizing sports gambling in 2011, and Gov.
Kellyanne Conway to Medicaid patients: Just go get another job
Because ObamaCare failed to bring the costs down for health care, so these states are having very hard time meeting the bills. The people who the expansion helped, she said, would initially be grandfathered in but should consider other options.
Islanders acquire winger Jordan Eberle from Oilers for Ryan Strome
Eberle is entering the fifth year of a six-year contract worth US$36 million and had been a frequent subject of trade rumours. To go with the 213 blocked shots he put up over 68 regular-season games in 2016-17, he was good for a goal and 13 points.
North Korea conducts another rocket engine test
Intercontinental ballistic missiles have a minimum range of about 5,500km but some are created to travel 10,000km or farther. In September 2016, Pyongyang carried out another nuclear test, while more than 20 missiles were test-fired during the year.
Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving
Camera has always been a powerful point of iPhones and iPads, and with Apple iOS 11 it'll become even more useful. The Dock also "intelligently" suggests apps and it displays the last apps you opened on your iPhone or Mac.