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$1.33 EPS Expected for Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD)

A 0.3 percent decline in consumer staples stocks and a 0.2 percent fall in telecoms tempered gains. After $1.00 actual EPS reported by Toronto-Dominion Bank for...


Bruce Springsteen Extending Run On Broadway After Tickets Quickly Sell Out

The Bruce Springsteen solo show, " Springsteen on Broadway ", set to run October 3 to November 26, has been extended 10 weeks, to February 3, Ticketmaster ann...


Harvey produces so much rain, NWS adds new colour to maps

Because of the incredible amount of rainfall in Houston-16.7 inches on Sunday alone-the NWS made a decision to add colors to the map that would represent rain...


Trump to nix Obama-era amnesty for Dreamers

Created in 2012, DACA pertains to young people brought to the US without documentation when they were under age 16, a group sometimes known as Dreamers. "To m...


Trump urges Salman to find solution to standoff with Qatar

Those were the words of Lavrov after meeting his Qatari counterpart, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Tani, during a tour through the Middle East that had previously...


Pentagon, seeking transparency, says 11000 USA troops are in Afghanistan

McKenzie said no decision had yet been made on what total troop strength is to be in the weeks and months ahead. "We all recognize that whole units are inhere...


United Kingdom pledges $250 million in humanitarian aid for Nigeria

Forguson Bobcil; U.K Foreign Secretary, Mr Boris Johnson; and Royal Navy liaison at Joint Maritime Sea Training Center, Commander Pete Quinn, during the Unite...


French labour reform caps dismissal awards, gives firms flexibility

The key reforms include reducing severance pay, allowing small and and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to negotiate with employees on working terms without a tr...


Trump pledges to donate $1 million of 'personal money' to Harvey relief

The announcement comes as Trump is planning a return visit Saturday to Texas, which was hardest hit by the deadly storm. The money will come from his person...


Pence to visit Texas on Thursday; details not announced

The vice president landed in Corpus Christi, near where the storm made landfall Friday night, alongside his wife, Karen Pence, and several Cabinet members, and ...


Pets, wildlife navigate Texas flooding

Almost 200 dogs and cats were taken in by San Antonio's Animal Care Services , including 30 dogs from a flooded shelter in Pleasanton. The CEO of the Louisia...


Polls: a growing number of Americans don't like Trump's conduct

Christina Lees, an independent-leaning Republican, said she's grown tired of the president. There's one number from Fox News's new national poll that, justi...


Houston police officer dies in Harvey flood emergency

One Indian student has died after he almost drowned in a swollen lake in the USA state of Texas where Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc. Mr. Acevedo also sa...


BRICS Summit To Strengthen Economic Ties With Africa

China had been planning to include other countries in the grouping to exert more influence on the BRICS members, and also to consolidate its clout in Asia. "We ...


House GOP looks at cutting $1B from disaster funds for Trump's wall

Establishment Republicans , including House Speaker Paul Ryan, have attempted to counteract the president's rhetoric, assuring voters that they are not in favo...


Godin: Uruguay have to be at their best to stop Messi

Not least Lionel Messi , who during his country's narrow win over Chile in March, spoke angrily - and apparently abusively - to an assistant referee, whose rep...


Bakers Trapped By Hurricane Harvey Make Hundreds Of Loaves For Flood Victims

But instead of just sitting around, they made a decision to do something, baking dozens of sheets of pan dulce to provide to those ensnared in the storm's path...


Pentagon: 2600 more troops in Afghanistan than previously reported

While the Pentagon said the move was a step in increasing transparency, it did not provide counts of USA troops in Iraq and Syria. But McKenzie declined to sa...


Six Flags 2018 theme park ride line-up revealed

Guests will experience swings reaching up to 70mph at 147-feet in the air before falling down from 15 stories. Six Flags is getting their biggest, boldest, lo...


Saudi authorities hail Nigeria's Hajj management

The holy Prophet (PBUH) said, "Al Hajju Arafah", means "standing in Arafat" is the Hajj . It will be recalled that on September, 24, 2015, there was a stampe...