Amazon deal rocks retail sector
In Whole Foods , Amazon is acquiring a company that recently has come under pressure from investors for its lagging performance. And it shakes up a US grocery industry that has been struggling to keep up with growing competition, both in stores and online.
Alaska's unemployment rate is highest in the nation
Job-losing industries over the year were: information, down 10 to 240; and professional and business services, down 30 to 1,650. He noted that May was disappointing for the overall US job market as well, with job growth falling below expectations.
UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes hurt in truck-train collision
Hughes, 43, was a two-time All-American wrestler at Eastern Illinois before transitioning to mixed martial arts after college. Hughes (45-9), who beat some of the promotion's most renowned fighters, including George St-Pierre, B.J.
Proposal limits tax credit funds, retains gas project money
That bill spends about $60 million more than the Senate version and could be put to a vote in the chamber as early as Wednesday. Some members expressed their frustration at the inability of the conference committee to report back on the tax reform bill.
Turkey's Erdogan slams 'inhumane' isolation of Qatar
It quotes the prime minister as saying he hopes the dispute between Qatar and its Arab neighbors will be resolved soon. The Eritrean Information Ministry statement of support came despite previously close ties with Qatar.
'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Renewed For Season 4 By Netflix
Netflix confirmed that the series will be getting a fourth-season, following another terrific year of customer and critic reviews. Recurring guest stars have included Anna Camp, Josh Charles, David Cross, Amy Sedaris, Tina Fey , Daveed Diggs and Jon Hamm .
Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key
They won seven MPs (including all of the border regions in Northern Ireland) so the majority will have to beat 322 MPs. May said she could rely in parliament on the support of her "friends" in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party.
New York Times sources say Uber discussing leave for CEO
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is the man who is behind building the organization and made it a reputed that values at $68 billion. Kalanick would either return in a role besides CEO or come back as CEO with fewer responsibilities and more oversight.
Trump marks Memorial Day with Arlington visit
Though they were here only a brief time before God called them home, their legacy will endure forever", Trump added. At the time, he did so alongside Vice President Mike Pence , who joined Trump at the ceremonies Monday morning.
Map shows the most misspelled word in each state
York was a strong contender while competing live during the national telecast on ESPN3 yesterday, competing against 291 spellers. Eleven-year-old Shruthika Padhy of Cherry Hill, New Jersey has made it into the finals of Scripps National Spelling Bee .
Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'
The Cavs weren't the only ones confused by the non-ejection, though. There were seven technicals called in Game 4 between the two teams.
Brazilian Supreme Court lashes out at Temer 'snooping'
Judge Luiz Fux, who voted to remove Temer, said the campaign finance allegations were "very serious crimes". A guilty verdict would have annulled the 2014 victory, thus stripping Temer of the rest of his mandate.
Jose Mourinho makes ridiculous claim about Manchester United & Real Madrid
I have had to defend and we play on the counter-attack and can play long balls sometimes. Yesterday the club announced their squad list and the big man wasn't part of it.
Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad
Remember that Flynn was under investigation at the time, as was Trump's campaign, though apparently not Trump himself. What Comey may be constitutionally unable to fully grasp, however, is that integrity is no weapon in a knife fight.
Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride
He's been in this league for a long time, and he's, I think, at the top of his game at the biggest time". A couple more here, a couple more there, and that's all the Warriors have needed in this series.