• Amazon UK Officially Announces Black Friday Sale 2018 & More Discount Days
Amazon UK Officially Announces Black Friday Sale 2018 & More Discount Days

You won't need a club membership, and you won't have to meet a minimum order to get free shipping when you shop online at Target , which might add up to huge savings. Not to be beaten on its home turf, Amazon is already looking to counter Walmart and Target with its own bolstered free shipping. Target announced last month it would offer fr...

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  • United States midterm elections 2018: History against Trump ahead of crucial vote
United States midterm elections 2018: History against Trump ahead of crucial vote

Everything from a massive personal victory to impeachment proceedings is on the table for the US President. Real Clear Politics says there are 36 toss-ups, 31 of which are Republican. This would require the House GOP holding the vast majority of those toss-up races, possibly because of rising enthusiasm from Trump's fear-infused, immigration-focuse...

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  • Slipping sales bite into Apple's $1tn pricetag
Slipping sales bite into Apple's $1tn pricetag

The Company posted quarterly revenue of $62.9 billion, an increase of 20 percent from the year-ago quarter, and quarterly earnings per diluted share of $2.91, up 41 percent. However, this number was slightly below what Wall Street analysts were predicting. iPad sales were 9.7 million in the quarter, down 17% from past year.

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  • Wall Street gains wiped out by fears of trade war
Wall Street gains wiped out by fears of trade war

China and the United States are now engaged in a trade row which was triggered by the U.S. slapping 25- and 10-percent tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, respectively, from China in April. The dollar would be devalued as never before - which would help the USA trade position and exports, but would also prompt a surge in American inflation and...

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  • RBI Governor Urjit Patel may not quit, resignation reports baseless
RBI Governor Urjit Patel may not quit, resignation reports baseless

Quoting a source, the report said that there has been an "irreversible breakdown between the RBI governor and the government". Sentiments are already weak in the market . Public sector banks: Following the Nirav Modi-Punjab National Bank case, the RBI and Centre began pointing fingers at each other. However, the statement did not mention about ...

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  • Plane carrying 188 passengers crashes into sea
Plane carrying 188 passengers crashes into sea

Lion Air operates 11 737-8s, according to the Aviation Week Intelligence Network's fleet database. Meant for short-haul travel, the single-aisle plane can fit a maximum of 210 passengers. The Emergency Local Transmitter beacon on the plane did not emit a distress signal. Lion Air said the aircraft, on a 1-hour-and-10-minute flight to Pangkal Pi...

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  • POWERBALL FEVER: See winning numbers for Saturday's $750 million jackpot
POWERBALL FEVER: See winning numbers for Saturday's $750 million jackpot

That was the largest prize won in the state. The largest Powerball jackpot was $1.586 billion and it was split three ways in January 2016. The $750 million prize refers to the annuity option, paid annually over 29 years. But with two giant prizes in one week, it was hard not to compare. Lottery officials said the winning tickets were sold i...

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  • Google's parent company Alphabet posts $33.74 billion United States dollars Q3 revenue
Google's parent company Alphabet posts $33.74 billion United States dollars Q3 revenue

Its shares declined as much as 9.4 per cent in extended trading after the Seattle-based company forecast that revenue will be $US66.5 billion to $US72.5 billion in the three months ending December 31, the Seattle-based company said on Thursday in a statement, falling short of analysts' average estimate of $US73.8 billion.

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  • Khashoggi's eldest son leaves Saudi Arabia for US
Khashoggi's eldest son leaves Saudi Arabia for US

Later, Saudi officials said he had been accidentally killed during a " fistfight ". The Kremlin said in its statement on Thursday that Putin and King Salman had addressed the situation related to the "Khashoggi case" during their phone conversation.

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  • Mega Millions could balloon to $2B if nobody wins next drawing
Mega Millions could balloon to $2B if nobody wins next drawing

No one has won the Mega Millions jackpot since July 24 when 11 co-workers in California split $543 million. There's still a 1 in 302.6 million chance of hitting the jackpot. Turns out, he had a lottery ticket worth $38.5 million and claimed he bought the winning ticket separately with his own money. More than one set of winning numbers can ...

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  • Mega Millions Winning Numbers For October 19, 2018
Mega Millions Winning Numbers For October 19, 2018

Tickets for both Mega Millions and Powerball are sold in Kansas everywhere Kansas Lottery tickets are sold. It's estimated to be worth $ 1 billion . The previous largest single jackpot of $758 million (£580 million) was won last year by Mavis Wanczyk, a 53-year-old mother of two from MA. The next Mega Millions draw will be on Tuesday, after...

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  • Oil Futures End Higher, But Post Sharp Weekly Loss
Oil Futures End Higher, But Post Sharp Weekly Loss

US benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude ended Thursday's trading session down $1.10, or 1.6%, to $68.65 a barrel, rebounding from a one-month low at $68.47/Bbl earlier in the session, Kallanish Energy reports . President Donald Trump on Wednesday gave Saudi Arabia the benefit of the doubt in the journalist's disappearance, suggesting th...

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  • Tesla Launches Cheaper Version of Model 3: What You Need to Know
Tesla Launches Cheaper Version of Model 3: What You Need to Know

To date, the company had only been offering more expensive versions of the auto. Despite all those caveats, Musk followed up his order page tweet with another tweet on Thursday night arguing that the "true cost of ownership is closer to $31k after gas savings".

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  • Trump escalates his attack on Fed: 'My biggest threat'
Trump escalates his attack on Fed: 'My biggest threat'

Higher rates can slow growth and the easy credit that has helped fuel stock markets in recent years. As a result, Bullard said the federal funds rate should stay where it is now, at a range of between 2.00 percent and 2.25 percent, until something clearly changes for better or worse.

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  • Trump again suggests sending troops to U.S. southern border
Trump again suggests sending troops to U.S. southern border

Their emigrants make up the bulk of people now caught trying to enter the United States illegally every year. The US president has made it clear to Mexico that he is monitoring its response. The caravan successfully used the same strategy on Monday to cross from Honduras to Guatemala at the border town of Agua Caliente, despite efforts by some 10...

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  • Mega Millions jackpot nears $1 billion ahead of Friday drawing
Mega Millions jackpot nears $1 billion ahead of Friday drawing

Friday morning, the jackpot rose to $1 billion, with an estimated cash payout of more than $565 million. Mega Millions has existed in some form since 1996. Tuesday's winning numbers were 3, 45, 49, 61, 69, and 9. Powerball made similar changes to its rules in 2015. But no one picked the six winning Mega Millions numbers correctly, so the ja...

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  • Trump says it 'certainly looks' like journalist Khashoggi is dead
Trump says it 'certainly looks' like journalist Khashoggi is dead

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said he expects Turkish and Saudi Arabian investigations to reveal a "complete picture" of what happened to Khashoggi. Trump on Thursday acknowledged Khashoggi likely is dead . Asked about the potential U.S. response to Saudi Arabia, which is accused of murdering the Washington Post columnist and critic o...

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  • Oil extends gains after unexpected decline in USA stockpiles
Oil extends gains after unexpected decline in USA stockpiles

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the government has no business to interfere in the pricing decisions by the Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) related to petroleum products. The global benchmark, which hit a more than two-week low late last week as equity markets dropped, is trading around $5 below a four-year high of $86.74 marked on Oc...

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  • SoftBank's market value dives on tech rout, Saudi ties
SoftBank's market value dives on tech rout, Saudi ties

Stocks have dropped as much as 9% since Khashoggi disappeared on October 2 after walking into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Saudi Arabia is also one of the key markets for Uber in the Middle East. European leaders followed in demanding answers from the Saudi government, in a joint statement on Sunday. Just last week, Trump vowed to uncov...

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  • Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs To $868M, 2nd Largest In US History
Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs To $868M, 2nd Largest In US History

Almost a billion dollars will be up for grabs Friday in a Mega Millions record jackpot. On Aug. 15, 2012, Donald Lawson, of Lapeer, won a $337 million Powerball jackpot. Even before it rose, the Mega Millions jackpot - at a whopping $654 million when the day began - was still among the largest lottery prizes in US history.

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