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Uber-042715.jpg Ride-sharing service Uber Technologies Inc. is facing a lawsuit filed by the National Federation of the Blind of California alleging discrimination of blind people. According to the lawsuit, Uber drivers' discriminate blind persons by refusing to transport their guide dogs along with them. The lawsuit...

callofduty-042715.jpg Video game publisher Activision Blizzard has officially unveiled Call of Duty: Black Ops III, after some teases and a trailer as well. The game will be shipped starting November 6, and will be available on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

clinton-042715.jpg Facing increased scrutiny following the launch of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, the Clinton Foundation has acknowledged mistakes on its tax returns in recent years.

Gold-122214_27Apr15.jpg Gold futures surged to end at a two-week high Monday, on continued uncertainty over Greece's financial woes, even as investors await hints from the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy meet later this week on its interest rate hike plans. The Fed is expected to provide some clarity on when it will...

ESPN-Verizon-042715.jpg Walt Disney Co.'s (DIS) ESPN sports network has reportedly sued telecoms giant Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) for an alleged breach of contract. In a suit filed Monday in New York Supreme Court, ESPN has alleged that Verizon is wrongly including its programming in a new Custom TV service. The network...

GasPrice-042715.jpg Average price of regular gasoline in the U.S. increased about 13 cents or 5 percent in the past two weeks to $2.58 per gallon, according to the Lundberg survey. Higher gas price mainly reflects increase in crude oil prices; however, the price is still $1.11 below last year's price of $3.69 per gallon....

wallstreet-111814_27Apr15.jpg After moving moderately higher in early trading on Monday, stocks have given back some ground over the course of the session. The major averages have pulled back off their best levels of the day, with the Nasdaq sliding into negative territory.

US-Iranflags-042715.jpg A majority of American voters support the preliminary agreement to restrict Iran's nuclear program, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University National poll released on Monday. The poll found that 58 percent of voters support the framework agreement.

China-Solar-042715.jpg China has surged ahead in solar installations, leaving all other countries in the world far behind in its wake. The country, the world's biggest energy consumer, has covered one third of the way towards reaching its ambitious target of attaining 100 gigawatts of installed solar capacity by 2020.

wallstreet-112814_27Apr15.jpg Stocks have moved moderately higher in early trading on Monday, adding to the strong gains posted last week. The major averages have all climbed into positive territory, with the S&P 500 reaching a new record intraday high.

Chipotle-042715.jpg Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. will now serve only food that is free of genetically modified ingredients, becoming the first national restaurant chain to be GMO-free. Starting Monday, the fast-food chain's tortillas, rice, chips and salsa, and marinades used to cook meat will not contain ingredients that are genetically modified. The news was first reported by the New York Times and CNN.

TV-Kids-042715.jpg Kindergarten children who spent over an hour daily before the television were 52 percent more likely to be overweight than their schoolmates who watched less TV, a study run by the U.S. Department of Education showed. These children were also 72 percent more likely to be obese. The study included...

Wallstreet-013013_27Apr15.jpg Following the strength seen last week, stocks may see some further upside in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 55 points.

wallstreet-101008_27Apr15.jpg Wall Street has chosen to stay cautious, as reflected by the trading in the U.S. futures, which points to a slightly higher opening on Monday. Asian stocks closed mixed earlier in the global trading day, although the Chinese and Hong Kong markets rose sharply. At the same time, European stocks have...

Appliedmaterials-tokyoelectric-042715.jpg Applied Materials, Inc. and Tokyo Electron Limited said they have agreed to terminate their Business Combination Agreement, citing anti-trust issues. No termination fees will be payable by either party. Shares of Applied Materials fell over 5 percent in pre-market activity.

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