Title IX has dramatically increased the opportunities women have to play sports. But people have argued these gains have come at the expense of men's sports programs. The academic literature and da
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican state oil company Pemex [PEMX.UL] has chosen Japanese conglomerate Mitsui as its partner for a $2.6 billion coking plant project at its Tula refinery in a preliminary d
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Tuesday reported 2017 preliminary adjusted earnings that missed market estimates, while its 2018 earnings forecast largely fell short of analysts' expectations.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Electric Co indicated it is looking closely at breaking itself up on Tuesday as the conglomerate announced more than $11 billion in charges from its long-term care insura
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bitcoin had lost a quarter of its value in early Asian trading on Wednesday as fears grew of a regulatory crackdown after reports that South Korea's finance minister said banning tr
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street paused its rally on Tuesday, weighed down by weakness in General Electric shares and as lower oil prices dragged down the energy sector.
Celgene Corp. is in talks to buy biotechnology company Juno Therapeutics Inc., just days after announcing another major deal to bolster its portfolio of blood-cancer drugs.
Cool (Kids) Cabs is taxi service that is directly aimed at kids and they are launching a branch of their business in Cape Town.
The conglomerate’s C.E.O., John Flannery, said that he was continuing to consider shifts in the company’s structure. That may not mean a big split.
The public dealership chain has added AutoNation-branded used-car stores, collision shops and auto parts, and it struck an early deal with Waymo to repair and maintain its fleet of self-driving cars.
A quick history of the three Honda Insight models, from the first high-efficiency hatch from 1999 to the brand-new prototype sedan that will go on sale later this year.
Losses by industrial and technology companies pulled stocks lower Tuesday, erasing an early gain that sent the Dow Jones industrial average past 26,000 points for the first time. General Electric
A group of 22 Democratic state attorneys general, including those from California and New York, filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to block the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of tough n
The supermarket chain has apologised after a system failure left customers unable to pay by card.
Newcastle's owner Mike Ashley has ended talks with British businesswoman Amanda Staveley over a takeover believed to have been worth around £250m.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A deal between President Donald Trump and Congress to protect young immigrants from deportation remains distant. House GOP leaders are discussing plans for a bill temporarily keep
An individual's activities across multiple domains of service could potentially be tracked using their global Aadhaar IDs which are valid across these domains
It is still unclear whether the remaining 1,77,600 assault rifles needed for frontline infantry would be imported, or manufactured in India with technology transferred by a foreign vendor
Representation from the central government was, however, missing at this summit, unlike the previous year
The "Make I" procedure is aimed at large, expensive projects like the Future Infantry Combat Vehicle
Technology innovation remains critical for both cleaner coal and energy storage systems
Floridians would be able to buy hurricane supplies without paying sales taxes during two weeks in June and July, under a bill approved Tuesday by a key Senate committee. The Finance and Tax Appropriat
Bidco Africa and Denmark's Co-Ro have launched Sunt9op juices into the Kenyan market.
Kenya Breweries Ltd (KBL) will begin operations at its new Sh15 billion Kisumu plant on July 1.
Farmers are the biggest losers in the wake of a tumble in shelf prices following increased production in the last...
Agricultural firm Sasini Ltd has recorded a sharp drop in net profit to Sh339.4 million for the year ended...
The High Court has given British currency printing firm De La Rue a lifeline in a tender row with the...
Taxpayers have paid dearly for a syndicated loan the National Treasury took in October 2015, at the height of a...
A microfinance bank has mobilised Sh375 million in fresh capital injection as it seeks to increase its market share.
The miraa (khat) sub-sector is facing a go-slow from exporters protesting at high farm gate prices.
Canadian markets closed lower on Tuesday as the metals and energy sectors weighed on the benchmark index.
Daniel Dunn was about to sign a lease for a Honda Fit last year when a detail buried in the lengthy agreement caught his eye. Honda wanted to track the location of his vehicle, the contract stated
The Maryland Attorney General’s Office has called into question the state’s authority to grant permission to Tesla founder Elon Musk’s tunneling startup, The Boring Co., to build several mil
Some naysayers worry that bitcoin mining could eat up all the world’s power generation by 2020. Here are the reasons why they should relax.
Canada Bond yields for Tuesday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets):
One-month: 0.98% (0.98%)
Three-month: 1.19% (1.17%)
Six-month: 1.375% (1.36%)
One-year: 1.62% (1.61%)
Two-year: 1.778% (1.7
OTTAWA - After months of battling controversies, Bill Morneau's spring budget has the potential to blunt some criticism by showing that a return to balanced books could be within striking ...
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Tuesday was 80.52 cents US, up 0.02 of a cent from Monday.
The U.S. dollar was at C$1.2419, down 0.03 of a cent.
Highlights at the close Tuesday at world financial market trading.
S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 16,298.88, down 72.93 points
Dow _ 25,792.86, down 10.33 points
S&P 500 _ 2,776.42, down 9.82 p
OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau remains optimistic that Canada, the United States and Mexico can strike a deal to modernize NAFTA that benefits all three countries.
In an interview with The Canadian ...
OTTAWA - The Liberal government is planning to make good on a campaign promise to create an ombudsman with teeth to oversee the conduct of Canadian companies operating abroad.
International Trade ...
Two Republican senators lied about hearing President Donald Trump’s remark about “shithole” countries to try protecting the commander-in-chief from allegations of racism, Morning Joe
During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump gave his son Eric Trump a massive discount on two previously unsold Trump Parc East condominium apartments, and the junior is now putting one condo towar
A Pittsburg newspaper owned by right-wing billionaire James Cox Kennedy is being blasted for “the worst editorial you’ll read in 2018” after attempting to silence critics of Presiden
One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, on Tuesday blamed the disgraced doctor for her father’s suicide. Kyle Stephens,
An adult film actress who reportedly took a large payout in exchange for her silence about an affair she had with Donald Trump in 2006 admitted in 2016 that her relationship with the then-candidate
A doctor who examined President Donald Trump said during a White House briefing on Tuesday that he was in excellent health. Dr. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, also took the blame for an inc
The famed American author Philip Roth excoriated President Donald Trump, calling him an “evil sum of his deficiencies” and a “massive fraud” in an interview published on Tuesda
Fox News announced Tuesday a documentary series entitled “Scandalous” that will focus on the events leading up to former President Bill Clinton’s impeachment in the late 1990s, according to a pr
Before Donald Trump was elected 45th president of the United States, most Americans would probably have said it was almost impossible for that to happen. So imagine what must have been going through t
President Donald Trump covered himself with a large umbrella but left his wife, Melania, and youngest son, Barron, to fend for themselves against the elements as they boarded Air Force One at Florida&
A new bipartisan bill will give states more power when it comes to deciding on their own marijuana laws, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced on Monday. Related: Can Jeff Sessions end legal ma
CNN chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta on Tuesday questioned a White House physician for giving President Donald Trump a clean bill of health. Navy doctor Ronny Jackson said during a White House
BERLIN (Reuters) - Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said told a German newspaper ahead of talks with German counterpart Angela Merkel that he was sceptical about the creation of a new euro zone budg
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Democratic U.S. lawmaker asked Intel Corp and two other microchip makers on Tuesday to provide a briefing on the recently detected Spectre and Meltdown security flaws that co
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A widely followed gauge of expected near-term stock price gyrations perked up on Tuesday to a six-week high as traders took to the equity options market to pick up some protective
Members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Yuva Morcha sprinkled "divine" cow urine on a stage, actor Prakash Raj delivered a speech at an event here.Prakash Raj, who was invited to a programme title
The police apprehended three persons on charges of running a Brothel house here in Prashanth Nagar area on Tuesday.The three persons were identified as Shaik Fahad, N Suresh, and M Joseph.Apart from t
France welcomed its first C-130J Super Hercules aircraft during a ceremony at Orleans-Bricy Air Base.
(Reuters) - CSX Corp , the third-largest U.S. railroad operator, reported a 6 percent fall in fourth-quarter revenue from the year earlier quarter, when it had an extra fiscal week.