• Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows
Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows

Facebook is preparing to bring original programming to its vast user base, and it seems the social network is throwing down some big bucks to make it happen. The major talent agencies that could be in the loop include Creative Artists Agency, United Talent Agency, William Morris Endeavor and International Creative Management Partners.

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  • Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration
Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration

At a Round Table Conference with the likes of Apple's Tim Cook, Google's Sunder Pichai, Cisco's John Chambers, and Amzon's Jeff Bezos, Modi spoke of India's advancement especially with the implementation of the upcoming GST starting July 1st.

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  • Texas sailor among the dead in destroyer-container ship collision
Texas sailor among the dead in destroyer-container ship collision

Aucoin , commander of the USA 7th Fleet, said today at a press conference in front of the stricken ship thats now moored in Yokosuka, Japan. Sykes said her son told her that four men in his berth died, including those sleeping in bunks below and above him.

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  • Liberum Capital Reaffirms
Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for BBA Aviation plc (BBA)

It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. Therefore 56% are positive. HSS Hire Grp Plc had 39 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Therefore 71% are positive. Medtronic had 41 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, September 19.

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  • Liberum Capital Reaffirms
Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Workspace Group plc (WKP)

The stock of Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) earned "Buy" rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, June 15. The stock of Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, February 1 by Deutsche Bank. The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 275.34 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 277.25. $5.21 million worth of Anglo American plc (...

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  • Ryanair promises lower fares after buying more fuel-efficient aircraft
Ryanair promises lower fares after buying more fuel-efficient aircraft

The airplane will provide Ryanair with 197 seats, increasing revenue potential and providing airlines like Ryanair with up to 16 percent better fuel efficiency per seat than today's most efficient single-aisle airplanes. Boeing unveiled a new model of its best-selling 737 aircraft on Monday, injecting life into a faltering civil aviation market as...

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  • Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict
Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict

Camille Cosby had harsh words for the judge, prosecutor and media. Steele said some good things came out of the trial , most significantly, that Constand was able to face Cosby in court and tell her story. Media outlets are urging a judge to make the names public. And Mrs. Cosby's power is back. Cosby, 79, has called the sexual encounter conse...

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  • Italy provides resources to prop up two failing banks
Italy provides resources to prop up two failing banks

The future of the Veneto banks had hung in the balance over the past two years since the ECB uncovered a capital hole caused by a spike in bad loans and a mis-selling scandal whereby the banks' customers were sold shares in exchange for loans.

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  • Gilbert, 'Gorilla Ball' Put LSU in CWS Title Series
Gilbert, 'Gorilla Ball' Put LSU in CWS Title Series

LSU third inning - Kramer Robertson walked and advanced to second base on a hit-and-run ground out to the shortstop by Cole Freeman. But they'll welcome back lefthander Luke Heimlich, Jake Mulholland, Brandon Eisert, Grant Gambrell and Bryce Fehmel, among others.

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  • Mike Lee Thinks the Healthcare Bill Is a Joke
Mike Lee Thinks the Healthcare Bill Is a Joke

It should go without saying that McConnell (and the cabal of 13 Republican senators , who crafted the proposal behind closed doors for weeks) knew full well the red lines that both groups said they wouldn't cross. Trump continues, " Health care is a very complicated subject from the standpoint that you move it this way, and this group doesn't lik...

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  • Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US
Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

Some of the airbags contained faulty inflators which expanded with too much force, spraying metal shrapnel. The Tokyo-based firm is facing lawsuits and huge costs over the problems that are linked to at least 16 deaths and scores of injuries globally.

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  • Leo Messi expected to avoid prison for tax fraud
Leo Messi expected to avoid prison for tax fraud

Reuters/Carl RecineReal Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in action against Juventus, June 3, 2017. Portugal and Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo remained coy about his future with the Spanish football giants, refusing to take questions beyond the Confederations Cup where his national team won 1-0 against hosts Russian Federation.

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  • Stocks hold steady as oil's dismal week eases
Stocks hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

A woman walks by an electronic stock board showing the Hang Seng Index at a bank in Hong Kong, Friday, June 23, 2017. Stock indexes held steady Thursday as the price of oil halted its slide, at least for now. The contract rose 21 cents to settle at $42.74 per barrel on Thursday. The S&P 500 ended the week up 0.2%, while the biotech-heavy Nasdaq...

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  • Uber boss Travis Kalanick quits after shareholder revolt
Uber boss Travis Kalanick quits after shareholder revolt

Under pressure by the main shareholders, Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick has made a decision to step down as a CEO of the company. In the wake of Kalanick's resignation, Uber's board of directors is faced with a hiring that stands to make or break a ride-hailing service that has become one of the great success stories of Silicon Valley.

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  • Miguel Salgado expects Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Real Madrid
Miguel Salgado expects Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Real Madrid

CRISTIANO RONALDO has reportedly "no intention" of paying nearly £13million in tax he is being chased for by Spanish authorities. Messi and his father have already paid fines of two and 1.5 million Euros respectively after being found guilty of three counts of tax fraud apiece.

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  • L1 Retail Agrees to Buy Holland & Barrett for 1.77 Billion Pounds
L1 Retail Agrees to Buy Holland & Barrett for 1.77 Billion Pounds

It is the first acquisition by L1 Retail, launched a year ago by Mr Fridman's holding company Letter One. "Holland & Barrett is a clear market leader in the United Kingdom health and wellness retail market, with attractive growth positions in other European and worldwide markets, and growing online presence, with a leading customer loyalty progra...

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  • Jordan Spieth chips in from bunker to capture Travelers in playoff
Jordan Spieth chips in from bunker to capture Travelers in playoff

The 23-year-old Texan survived a late push from Daniel Berger to take the tournament's title in a playoff. The win makes him the second youngest to 10 victories on the PGA Tour , and he joins Tiger Woods as the only player of the modern era to get to that mark before his 24th birthday.

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  • Boeing Wins Orders From Ruili Airlines, AerCap, Tassili Airlines
Boeing Wins Orders From Ruili Airlines, AerCap, Tassili Airlines

However, Airbus immediately hit back with an order for 100 of its A320neo planes from leasing firm GECAS, as well as a deal for 12 A321neos with Air Lease Corp. Dómhnal Slattery , Avolon CEO commented: "This order represents the single largest order that Avolon has placed with Boeing to date and underlines the scale of our ambition and the st...

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  • Kvitova reaches first final since attack
Kvitova reaches first final since attack

World number 77 Barty , meanwhile, qualified for the biggest final of her career by coming from behind to beat former Wimbledon finalist Muguruza 3-6 6-4 6-4. Kvitova served out for the title in emphatic fashion - to love and ending with an ace - before celebrating, in her typically understated style, with a broad smile.

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  • Massive Fire At London High-Rise Started In A Refrigerator, Police Say
Massive Fire At London High-Rise Started In A Refrigerator, Police Say

Police are considering manslaughter charges in the case, McCormack said, along with other "criminal offences and breaches of legislation and regulations". At this stage there is no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge freezer pending further investigation. We are addressing this as a matter of utmost urgency and assisting the au...

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