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Court ruling due on $500K in Israeli-US figure skating flap

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey woman who skated in the Olympics for Israel before winning a battle to skate for the U.S. is awaiting a court decision to see how much it will cost her. The Israeli skating federation wants a New Jersey state appeals court to

Soros investing more money to fight Big Tech 'menace'

Billionaire investor George Soros, who has denounced tech giants Facebook and Google as a “menace” and a threat to public health, is reportedly “examining new ways” to tackle their growing power. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Triumph of hope over reality’ – strategist bursts market recovery expectations

The sharp pullback and volatility seen by global equity markets recently is far from finished with a “third wave” of market correction still ahead, says Chris Watling, chief executive at Longview Economics in London. Read Full Article at RT.com

Spotify seeks hardware pro, fuelling smart speaker speculation - CNET

The streaming service is looking for its next smash hit.

Ranking the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies - CNET

CNET's Eric Franklin ranks all 17 movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and asks that you try to prove him wrong.

Miss your Windows phone? Try these phones and apps instead - CNET

We find the best replacements for your favorite features.

2018 Porsche 911 GT3 RS arrives with upgraded naturally aspirated engine

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What we've learned from MotoGP testing so far

Marquez in another leagueReigning champion Marc Marquez seems without any doubt to be the man to beat. That's what post-season testing in Valencia suggested and since then the Honda rider has confirmed that status.Clearly, Marquez remains the reference, whic

BT Sport extends UK MotoGP TV deal to 2021

The subscription-only channel took over the rights from the BBC at the start of the 2014 season in what was originally a five-year agreement with Dorna that was set to lapse at the end of 2018.Now BT has announced it has secured an extension to that deal cove

Force India to wait until testing for 2018 F1 car reveal

By then, the other eight teams will have either unveiled their actual cars, or released images online.Force India will use all four of its drivers at the first test, with development driver Nikita Mazepin having the honour of driving the new car first on Mond

FIFA lifts ban on 2026 World Cup voters publicly backing bid

LONDON (AP) A ban on voters publicly endorsing a 2026 World Cup bid has been lifted by FIFA in the face of criticism from soccer officials.

Skoda to hike prices by up to Rs 35,000 from March

The company said afterwards it will increase prices in a phased manner to lower the overall impact of the customs duty hike over a period of time.

The Rs 28 crore electric hypercar that does 0-100 kmph in less than 2 seconds

Bugatti Chiron which costs USD 3 million takes 2.3 seconds and the Lamborghini Aventador sprints to 100 kmph at leisurely 2.7 seconds

Rotomac loan turned NPA in FY16; made full provision: Bank of India

Bank of Baroda informed about an exposure of Rs 456.60 crore to Rotomac Global, which is under investigation by CBI and the Enforcement Directorate in connection with an alleged bank loan fraud.

13-digit confusion: SIM for devices will have 13-digits, says Nikhil Pahwa

The telecom department has issued directions to all operators to start using 13 digit numbers for all existing machine-to-machine customers from October 2018. The letter created a buzz that now all mobile numbers will have 13 digits. However, that is not the

Christie’s Auction of JF Chen Collection Exceeds Initial Sale Estimates

Christie’s auctions of JF Chen Collection concluded on February 14 with a combined total of $1,353,658, exceeding the initial sale estimates. The top lot was a Chinese gold and silver-inlaid bronze tapir-form vessel, “Zun” from 17th/

RBI MPC minutes: Economic recovery is at a nascent stage, says Urjit Patel

Effective supply management by government could help in keeping food inflation under check, RBI governor said

BSE to launch cross-currency derivatives, cross INR options from Feb 27

It has also obtained permission to introduce option on EUR-INR, GBP-INR and JPY-INR, in addition to existing USD-INR options

Weak global trends soften gold by Rs 250, silver slips to Rs 39,300

Traders said gold prices took a hit owing to a weak global trend as the dollar remained firm, while investors awaited the minutes of the US Fed's last policy meeting

Sebi permits clearing corps at IFSC to accept cash as trade collateral

Cash and cash equivalents would form at least 50 per cent of the total liquid assets at all times

Republican Lisa Murkowski says it’s time for her party to take climate change seriously

Alaska is experiencing costal erosion, bigger storms, and melting permafrost

Auction Preview: Varia at Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner, Online, Mar 1

What: VariaWhere: Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers of Fine Art, Online When: 1 March, 08.00 pmTop lots of the sale:- An 18k gold hunter case pocket watch with minute repetition and chronograph. White dial with Roman numerals and outer 0-60 chronograph scale,

To get a ride, Uber says take a walk

DETROIT (AP) - The latest variation of an Uber ride will require a short walk. In eight U.S. cities, the ride-hailing company is rolling out a service called «Express Pool,» which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destina

Sauber wheelbase tweak hints at Ferrari change

The Hinwil-based outfit revealed its aggressive new C37 on Tuesday, featuring Alfa Romeo branding on the back of a closer collaboration with Ferrari.The new car has adopted a different aero and mechanical concept, including following the lead set by Mercedes

The Case of the Missing Thumb: Man Arrested After Stealing Terracotta Warrior Digit

The thumb thief reportedly took a selfie before snagging the valuable souvenir.

HCL Tech’s chief marketing officer Matt Preschern quits

Preschern was appointed CMO at India’s fourth largest It services firm in 2014.

ONGC short-lists three oil service majors to lift output from two fields

ONGC, India#39;s biggest explorer, has short-listed US oil service companies Halliburton, Schlumberger and GE subsidiary Baker Hughes to submit proposals on boosting production from two onshore fields

Ulips flood market as policyholders rush to complete tax-saving investments

A note by Morgan Stanley had said that life insurance products, particularly Ulips (unit-linked insurance plans) could appear relatively attractive from a medium- to long-term perspective.

Chandra wants to bring back the crown for Tata Steel

Even as Tata Steel sheds off its European baggage, it is bidding aggressively for assets in India

UP Investors Summit: PM inaugurates three day summit

The who#39;s who of India Inc gathered in Lucknow for the Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the three day-long event and expressed confidence that the summit will help boost the pace of growth in the state.

Uber officially launches Uber Express POOL, a new twist on shared rides

 Uber has launched Uber Express POOL officially after a lengthy trial period that kicked off in San Francisco last November, and has until now remained available only in that market. Starting today, it’s coming to DC, LA, Miami, Philadelphia, San D

Nintendo accused of illegally denying refunds on pre-orders in Europe

 Nintendo has been accused of breaking European law by not allowing consumers to obtain refunds on pre-ordered games. Read More

Uber Express Pool is coming to town, move over buses - CNET

The ride-hailing company says it's up to 50 percent cheaper than regular Pool. So that means it costs… about the same as a bus.

“Bill of the month”: A college student’s $17,850 drug test

When a doctor asks you for a urine sample, ask what it's for. And how much it costs

Tech dealers now trying to save the tech “addicts” they’ve created

The new Center for Humane Technology aims to lead the fight against society’s obsession with the Web

That Teeny-Tiny Speck in This Image Is the Tesla Roadster

Scientist paparazzi turned their scopes toward Elon Musk's Roadster and its mannequin driver.

CORRECTS: Marit Bjoergen wins record 14th Winter Olympic medal; US wins 1st medal in women's cross-c

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - CORRECTS: Marit Bjoergen wins record 14th Winter Olympic medal; US wins 1st medal in women's cross-country skiing. (Corrects APNewsAlert that said it was the first medal ever for the US in cross-country skiing)

Bjoergen, American women make history at Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Marit Bjoergen made Olympic history and the United States women's cross-country team won its first medal ever - and it was gold. Bjoergen won her 14th medal at the Winter Games by taking bronze with her Norwegian teammates on W

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country gold

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - The long Olympic drought is over for the United States in cross-country skiing. Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall became the first Americans to win an Olympic gold medal in the sport on Wednesday by shocking powerhouses Norwa

Column: Let's hope gay Olympians spark even greater change

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) - They are the stars of the Winter Games, and not for what they've done on the ice and slopes. Gay athletes have made their presence felt like never before in Pyeongchang, from feuding with a world leader to openly displaying thei

Adjaye Associates’ SPYSCAPE Museum Immerses Visitors into the World of Espionage

Smoked glass, glowing lights, corten steel, and fiber cement set the space for the interactive spy museum, SPYSCAPE, inviting the visitors to immerse into the world of espionage. Designed by Adjaye Associates, a range of interactive spy-themed exhibitions ar
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