Taylor Swift Is Returning To Music Streaming Services

Taylor Swift Is Returning To Music Streaming Services

Taylor Swift got back together with Spotify on Friday, returning her music to streaming services nearly three years after complaining publicly they did not pay artists enough, and on the same day rival Katy Perry released a new album. Read More

Portugal in mourning as fight against fire goes on

Bodies have been found on roadsides after people appeared to have abandoned their cars and then attempt to flee the raging fires on foot. He said Portuguese authorities were working on identifying the victims and that Spanish rescuers would assist in efforts to control the blazes. Read More

Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

North Korean authorities said Warmbier was arrested for alleged theft of political slogans hanging in a Pyongyang hotel where he was staying. The United States of America can not and should not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers. Read More

Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

The case will turn largely on how credible the panel finds Ms Constand , who testified that in a visit to Mr Cosby's home near Philadelphia, he gave her pills that he said were herbal, but that left her immobile and drifting in and out of consciousness, and sexually assaulted her. Read More

Cuba reiterates willingness to keep talks with the US

Cuba reiterates willingness to keep talks with the US

Supporters of the embargo cite Cuba's ongoing human rights abuses and restrictions on free trade as reasons for Cuba to remain an unacceptable trading partner barring substantial political change. The US Department of State will be publishing a list of entities with which direct transactions generally will be banned as a result of the Policy. Read More

Google Search makes it easier to find jobs in the US

Google Search makes it easier to find jobs in the US

Expect more improvements in the coming months as Google and these companies continue to work on the database and documentation. With job postings scattered across the web, newspapers and help wanted signs, it's not always easy to find ones that are a good fit based on your unique needs and skills. Read More

Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank says no investment in North Korea for now

Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank says no investment in North Korea for now

The brouhaha between Seoul and Beijing stopped hogging local headlines after South Korea's new president took office in May and ordered an environmental review before completing the missile defense system's deployment. "Georgia is the founding member of the AIIB and the project to be implemented is on the list of the Bank's top 20 investment projects", Kumsishvili stated. Read More

The Internet Can't Get Over President Trump's Panama Canal Comment

The Internet Can't Get Over President Trump's Panama Canal Comment

Varela, who continues visiting Washington today, drew attention that despite the announced reverse, the USA president respected the restoration of diplomatic relations, maintained the embassies and numerous progress that took place during the previous mandate. Read More

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

On being elected, he immediately shut down eight old coal-fired plants and said no new such plants would be constructed. In January this year, a groundbreaking peer-reviewed study from researchers at Harvard University and Greenpeace International said approximately 50,000 lives a year could saved by 2030 if no new coal-fired power plants are built in Southeast Asia, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan. Read More


Economy

Sears shutting down at RI Mall location

Sears shutting down at RI Mall location

On Friday, Sears Holdings announced plans to shut an additional 20 stores that are losing money, including 18 Sears stores and two Kmart locations. The future of one of the best-known brands in the retail travel industry - Sears Travel - is up in the air now that Sears Canada Inc. has filed for creditor protection.Read More

All US big banks well capitalized, Fed stress tests show

All US big banks well capitalized, Fed stress tests show

Although the banks, including household names like JPMorgan Chase & Co and Bank of America Corp, would suffer $383 billion in loan losses in the Fed's most severe scenario, their level of high-quality capital would be substantially higher than the threshold that regulators demand, and an improvement over last year's level. Read More