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Carlos Ghosn's prison stay extended by 10 days

The court was not immediately available for comment. Ghosn has been charged in the first set of allegations, about under-reporting Ghosn's pay by about 5 bill...


Mega Millions Jackpot Raised to $425M for New Years Day

Education Lottery. That jackpot was $348 million, with a cash option of $210.2 million . The Mega Millions ticket was one of two winning the third-tier prize...


Cabinet approves revised Minimum Wage Act

Wiggins said the price hikes are necessary to help offset an estimated $10,000 to $12,000 in additional annual pay to his staff as a result of a new minimum wag...


Lexington police saddened after box truck carrying donuts catches fire

WKYT-TV reports no one was injured when the Krispy Kreme driver stopped after noticing smoke in the cab of his truck following a delivery in Morehead. The cause...


Police 'mourn' loss of Krispy Kreme doughnut truck in fire

The tweet did not share much other information about how the doughnut truck caught fire, only a message that said, "No Words" along with a crying emoji. "We f...


How to recycle your Christmas tree in Aberdeen

The one I have has served its objective well but is showing its age and sheds just as much as a real tree. Recently I moved to a new house that has no garde...


New year brings new minimum wage throughout NY

In another six states - Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Maine, Missouri and Washington - voters took matters into their own hands, approving measures at the ballot...


Oil slips towards 18-month lows ahead of New Year

On Monday, oil prices extended losses, sinking further to their lowest levels in a year and half and in tandem with the USA equities market, as investor sentime...


Christmas trees: it's time for them to come down, disposal

Each tree collected will be turned into soil improver or compost in an attempt to prevent more waste heading to landfill. As a reminder, the fire marshal prov...


Tesla reportedly has 3,000 Model 3s in stock at tax-credit deadline

In Ellison, Tesla adds a fellow entrepreneur and billionaire with a celebrity profile who has a reputation as being one of high tech's most hyper-competitive fi...


Sears in Lincoln set to close in 2019

While Lampert floated the plan of buying Sears, there are reports that he hasn't secured all the financing or even formally submitted his bid to buy the company...


Whole of Ukraine waiting for release of sailors from Russian captivity - Poroshenko

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has received a gift from the mother of Roman Mokriak, the commander of the Berdiansk armored artillery boat seized by Russi...


Israeli anger raises protest after Jordanian minister seen stepping on flag

Jordan's trade union headquarters is fervently opposed to diplomatic ties with Israel despite the peace treaty signed in 1994. Jumana Ghunaimat, Jordan's mini...


Oracle boss Larry Ellison named to Tesla board

The company said Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison and Walgreens Boots Alliance's global head of human resources, Kathleen Wilson-Thompson, joined the board, ...


Durex Recalls Some Condoms After Failing Shelf-Life Durability Tests

Durex has recalled certain batches of its Real Feel condoms after they failed a shelf-life test. According to the department, it is issuing the condom recall,...


Netflix users, don't fall for this phishing scam

Characteristic of a phishing scam, it looks pretty legit, like it came from Netflix itself. If you have received an email like this, the best thing would ...


Royal Mail's planned D-Day design withdrawn

Royal Mail has apologised and announced it will withdraw a commemorative D-day stamp which depicts U.S. troops in Indonesia, rather than the allied D-day land...


HMV Appoints KPMG As Administrators

KPMG has been appointed administrators. Toys R Us entered into administration in February and all its 75 stores, including in Norwich and Ipswich, was closed...


6 people injured at BWI Airport from partial jet bridge collapse

He says his mom packed his bag. The jet bridge, which is the hallway structure leading to the plane that passengers use to board the aircraft, was being used ...


Foreign cyber attack hits the printing of big United States newspapers

A cyberattack caused major printing and delivery disruptions on Saturday at the Los Angeles Times and other major USA newspapers, including ones owned by Tr...


China heads into trade talks bracing for more U.S. demands

The meeting adds to signs that the world's two largest economies are making progress in cooling trade tensions. The U.S. will hold mid-level trade talks wit...


Land Rover Defender revealed during off-road testing

In the end, you need to understand that T-Rug is unlikely to be massive demand, and this factor is important for priority to market with new electric MEB platfo...


Sears at the Killeen Mall will close in March

At that time , Sears Holdings announced that 142 Sears and Kmart stores would close by the end of 2018. He said he meant to bid $4.6 billion for 500 stores and...


London's Gatwick Airport sold for $3.7 billion to Vinci

In 2016, Gatwick's expansion plans were dealt a blow when the government rejected its proposal for a new second runway while giving the go-ahead for Heathro...


Iowa to Receive Over $6 Million From Wells Fargo Settlement

Iowa, along with Arizona, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania led the investigation into the bank's practices and fake accounts. Failed to ensure that customers rec...


Two local Sears stores to close

If he misses the deadline, Sears and its offshoot Kmart would be faced with a hard decision; prolong the process by extending the deadline or set in motion the ...


Consumers take holiday spending online

The data follows Amazon .com Inc's announcement of a "record-breaking" selling season, with the online retail giant shipping a billion items for free through i...


Markets Rebound After Christmas Eve Plunge, Dow Up More Than 1,000 Points

IG Market Analyst Kyle Rodda says a lot has transpired during the Christmas period to affect the Australian markets, including huge sell-offs in certain marke...


What you should know about NY minimum wage increase on December 31

The minimum wage will increase to $15 an hour for Long Island and Westchester County employees at the end of 2021. "The inflation adjustment keeps OH workers ...


Amazon's Shares Jump 6 Percent After Record-Breaking Holiday Sales

The Alexa app is needed to operate Amazon's Echo Dot and other smart home devices, and Amazon noted that this year brought record sales for smart home tec...