• Stars Who Were Snubbed For The World Player Of The Year Shortlist
Stars Who Were Snubbed For The World Player Of The Year Shortlist

Holder Cristiano Ronaldo and his Barcelona rival Lionel Messi have been nominated for the Best FIFA Men's Player for the second year running. Having distinguished herself as a player, against all odds past year, Omagbemi led the Super Falcons to their eighth CAF Africa Women's Cup of Nations title.

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  • Kalanick calls investor suit a 'public and personal attack'
Kalanick calls investor suit a 'public and personal attack'

Travis Kalanick says Benchmark Capital, the Uber board member suing him for fraud, pretended to be on his side and then forced him to resign as CEO while he was vulnerable due to the death of his mother. Kalanick filed his first legal response to the lawsuit in the Delaware Court of Chancery on Thursday night, further escalating the contentious a...

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  • Investors sell global stocks, dollar on fears Trump agenda is foundering
Investors sell global stocks, dollar on fears Trump agenda is foundering

Rumours that former Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn would resign as head of the national economic council anxious investors. And the White House Thursday said Trump also has abandoned plans to form an advisory council on infrastructure.

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  • Ford to pay up to $10.1M to settle harassment allegations
Ford to pay up to $10.1M to settle harassment allegations

But while some investors and stakeholders have voiced concern that Ford is letting its lineup of conventional cars and trucks get stale at the expense of its future efforts, Hackett said that they don't know everything the company is planning and that there's plenty of new product on in the pipeline.

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  • Russell Investments Group Ltd. Cuts Stake in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc
Russell Investments Group Ltd. Cuts Stake in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc

Over the past few months, insider ownership has seen a move of -6.35% while institutional ownership has changed 1.06%. (The)'s quarterly revenue was up 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. (The) from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $110.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. (The) from $105.00 to $115.00 and g...

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  • Korea Tensions Ease Slightly as US Officials Play Down War Risks
Korea Tensions Ease Slightly as US Officials Play Down War Risks

Whichever option they take, it is unlikely to involve military confrontation, as Moon stated: "I say this with confidence that there will be no war on the Korean Peninsula ever again". Foreign investors have been net sellers of South Korean shares since August 9, offloading 1.31 trillion won ($1.15 billion) worth of shares between last Wednesday an...

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  • Macquarie-led group closes GBP-2.3bn GIB acquisition
Macquarie-led group closes GBP-2.3bn GIB acquisition

Australian investment bank Macquarie Group Limited has acquired GIB, which will now be know as the Green Investment Group (GIG). Macquarie Capital, the advisory, capital markets and principal investment arm of Macquarie Group , and the Green Investment Bank have together led over £15bn of investment in the United Kingdom across a broad range...

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  • Comcast Xfinity Mobile goes nationwide (and with a lower price)
Comcast Xfinity Mobile goes nationwide (and with a lower price)

In addition to using Wi-Fi at home, almost 70 percent connect to Xfinity WiFi when they are on the go. First launched in April , Xfinity Mobile offers Comcast customers a LTE mobile service combined with the company's Wi-Fi network. The majority of customers are choosing this option. Almost 25 percent of Xfinity Mobile accounts have at least one l...

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  • Foot Locker, Inc. - FL - Stock Price Today
Foot Locker, Inc. - FL - Stock Price Today

Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,936,340 shares of the athletic footwear retailer's stock valued at $219,668,000 after buying an additional 42,736 shares during the last quarter. The Royal Bank Of Canada holds 100 shares with $7,000 value, down from 100,100 last quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Boosts ...

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  • Court Place Advisors LLC Increases Position in Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST)
Court Place Advisors LLC Increases Position in Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST)

Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. acquired a new position in Ross Stores during the first quarter valued at approximately $112,000. Institutional investors own 93.1% stake in the company while Beta factor, which is used to measure riskiness of the security, was 1.1.

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  • Intel CEO Brian Krzanich latest to leave Trump adviser group
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich latest to leave Trump adviser group

His resignation came shortly after Trump told reporters on Tuesday that "both sides" were responsible for violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia . "We can not sit on a council for a President who tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism". Equity Group Investments founder Sam Zell believes President Trump should e...

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  • Aust CEO pressured to quit Trump's council
Aust CEO pressured to quit Trump's council

The comments revived criticism of his original response on Saturday , when Trump blamed "many sides" for the violence, after a vehicle rammed into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., killing one.

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  • Merck's CEO quits Trump's council over Charlottesville
Merck's CEO quits Trump's council over Charlottesville

When Frazier announced his withdrawal, the President immediately responded on his social network of choice. Plank was criticized last winter by some of Under Amor's biggest stars over his support of Trump, comments that basketball star Stephen Curry echoed.

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  • Robbery on Rajdhani Express, Rs 10-15 lakh estimated to be stolen
Robbery on Rajdhani Express, Rs 10-15 lakh estimated to be stolen

Robbers struck the Kranti Rajdhani Express with belongings of some passengers near Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday prompting rail authorities to suspend 14 railway staff. The Railway Police Force said that they have information that at least 6 passengers were robbed and a First Information Report would be filed. Speaking of the incident, Ra...

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  • South Korea's President Says 'There Won't Be Another War'
South Korea's President Says 'There Won't Be Another War'

Tension on the Peninsula has been high for weeks. US President Donald Trump had warned the communist state would be met by " fire and fury " and that US military measures were "locked and loaded". He said Thursday that Trump agreed to consult South Korea before taking military action against Pyongyang. Speaking on a YTN program on Wednesd...

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  • Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband
Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband

As CEOs continued to resign on Wednesday from President Trump's manufacturing advisory panel, Trump announced on Twitter that he was dissolving the group. But the two councils had largely stayed intact. The president added that he believes economic growth in the US will heal its racial divide. On Under Armour's Facebook page Tuesday, custom...

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  • Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent "drumbeat of distractions"

Sikka sounded confident about the potential of Infosys , but said a stream of distractions and disruptions, mostly personal and negative, in recent months and quarters prevented the management from accelerating the company's transformation.

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  • Barcelona van attack: 13 dead
Barcelona van attack: 13 dead

A fifth suspect was injured and arrested , but died in custody, Catalonian police confirmed via Twitter. "The police made us close the doors and wait inside", she said. The perpetrators' motive is still unclear. Shortly after, Islamic State said its "soldiers" were responsible for carrying out the killing. This post has been updated as new d...

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  • Injuries Reported, Evacuations Underway After Van Plows Through Crowd in Barcelona
Injuries Reported, Evacuations Underway After Van Plows Through Crowd in Barcelona

Thursday's bloodshed was Spain's deadliest attack since 2004, when al-Qaida-inspired bombers killed 192 people in coordinated assaults on Madrid's commuter trains. "They've locked the doors because I'm not sure whether the person who may have done it has actually been caught". As the attack unfolded, some took shelter in nearby shops, barricading...

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  • North Korea reportedly holds off on plan to fire missiles toward Guam
North Korea reportedly holds off on plan to fire missiles toward Guam

The satellite picture of Andersen Air Force Base in Guam hung on the wall behind North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at Strategic Rocket Forces headquarters as he was briefed on the plans to strike the US territory. But the Associated Press revealed last week that talks have been going on since the Obama administration between the United States and Nor...

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