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Goldman Sach's Lloyd Blankfein to retire as CEO, David Solomon to take over

Goldman Sachs said veteran investment-banker would succeed Lloyd Blankfein as chief executive Oct. 1<p>Goldman Sachs has announced that Lloyd Blankfein, …

Now the World Cup dream is over English football must confront an insolvency nightmare

As the joy at England's World Cup performance fades the grim reality of the financial crisis facing UK football clubs is coming home to roost.<p>As the …

Republicans and Democrats alike assail Trump after summit with Putin

Trump's remarks were a stark illustration of his willingness to upend decades of U.S. foreign policy and rattle Western allies in service of his …

Japan, EU to sign widespread trade deal eliminating tariffs

Prices of European wine and pork will fall for Japanese consumers. Japanese machinery parts, tea and fish will get cheaper for Europe.<p>TOKYO — The …

WATCH: Theresa May's sucker punch to Donald Trump's explosive, undiplomatic remarks

May revealed with an amused expression: "He told me I should sue the EU."<p><b>LONDON —</b> Donald Trump has advised British Prime Minister Theresa May to …

Amazon will sell more online than everyone else In the U.S. combined next year

Amazon's market share will increase 15 percentage points from 2016 to 2019.<p>Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has long been the 800-pound gorilla in e-commerce. …

Giant Trump baby blimp: Why humour is such a powerful form of protest

An inflatable "baby" Donald Trump is expected to be the star attraction in London as protesters take to the streets to oppose the visit of divisive …

US inflation eats into Trump tax cut as prices hit six year high

Prices rose in June lifted by more expensive gas, car insurance, and higher rent.<p><b>WASHINGTON —</b> Consumer prices rose in June from a year earlier at the …

An Apple Entertainment Bundle Makes A Lot of Sense

Apple is working to bolster non-iPhone sources of revenue.<p><b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to offer an entertainment bundle that includes a news and …

Comcast, Fox both raise bids as they reach for Sky

Comcast's new bid translates to 14.75 pounds per share, or 18 percent more than its original offer.<p><b>LONDON</b> — The battle for European pay TV service …

U.S. proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative proposed 10 percent tariffs Tuesday on a list of 6,031 Chinese product lines.<p><b>WASHINGTON</b> — The Trump …

How Apple's app store changed our world

It is a mere ten years since the opened a store peddling iPhone apps launching a new way of living and doing business.<p><b>SAN FRANCISCO</b> — A decade ago, …

Thailand cave rescue:Trapped boys given anti-anxiety drug for dangerous dive

Donald Trump congratulates Thailand rescuers as 12 boys and coach are all freed from flooded caves.<p><b>MAE SAI, Thailand</b> — Thailand's prime minister says …

Uber to invest in Lime, offer electric scooters on its app

The ride-hailing company said Monday that it is investing in Lime, a startup based in San Mateo, California.<p>Uber is getting into the scooter-rental …

May names Jeremy Hunt as foreign secretary

May's government was rocked Monday by the resignations of Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis who quit amid divisions in the government …

England fans sing 'football's coming home' – but where is 'home' really?

The idea of the World Cup "coming home" has decidedly shaky historical roots.<p>"I don't know whether you've heard it – it's just a rumour". This was an …

Boris Johnson resigns as epic Brexit political crisis engulfs Theresa May

A leader of the campaign to take Britain out of the European Union, Johnson was under pressure to act after the resignation of David Davis as Brexit …

Starbucks ditch plastic straws as ocean pollution becomes corporate priority

Straws add up to only 2,000 tons of the nearly 9 million tons of plastic waste that ends up in waters around the globe each year.<p>Starbucks will …

Man versus robot: Three ways humans can thrive in tomorrow's workplace

There are broad areas of human skills that artificial intelligence cannot replicate.<p>What is the role for people in an increasingly automated …

David Davis quits as Brexit secretary in blow to May

Davis' departure could embolden Brexit-supporting Conservative lawmakers to challenge Prime Minister Theresa May's leadership.<p><b>LONDON</b> — Britain's most …

4 boys rescued from Thai cave in risky operation; 9 remain inside

Rescue efforts are set to resume at a Thai cave where eight boys and their soccer coach remain trapped. The impact of overnight rains on water levels …

May claims victory as UK weighs up her 'soft Brexit' plan

Britain's prime minister presents her solution to the seemingly intractable problems of Brexit.<p>Britain's prime minister is claiming victory in her …

Thai cave boys: the psychology of surviving underground

the boys and their coach managed to stay both physically and psychologically healthy during the nine long days they spent waiting in the dark.<p>When 12 …

Airbus CEO Tom Enders: Theresa May's government is 'clueless' on Brexit

Aviation giant Airbus doubles down on Brexit warning to UK.<p>Aviation giant Airbus has underscored its threat to leave Britain if the country exits the …

China warns of 'counterattack' as Trump's trade tariffs imposed

Official newspaper China Daily accused the Trump administration of "behaving like a gang of hoodlums".<p>The United States hiked tariffs on Chinese …

Why sales enablement isn't working (and how to fix it)

How to make your sales force more effective in challenging times.<p>Is your sales organization struggling? If it's any consolation, you're not alone. …

China's HNA Group chairman Wang dies in accident in France

Wang Jian, a co-founder of the company, suffered "severe injuries" in a fall in Provence in southern France and died Tuesday at age 57.<p>The …

UK couple were exposed to same nerve agent as ex-spy Skripal

The couple found unconscious in Amesbury were exposed to nerve agent Novichok which was also used to poison a former Russian spy in a nearby area …

India: WhatsApp under pressure to prevent misuse after spate of mob lynchings

Twenty people falsely accused of child abduction killed in rural villages by mobs that had been inflamed by social media.<p>NEW DELHI — India's …

Donald Trump wanted to invade Venezuela

Trump alarmed friends and foes alike with talk of a "military option" to remove left-wing President Nicolas Maduro.<p><b>BOGOTA, Colombia</b> - As a meeting …