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Equity Bank has been recognised as the world's fifth most socially devoted financial brand and Kenya's best.
Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has attributed the drop to the prolonged drought that has affected various tea-producing areas in the country, with the worst-hit counties being Kirinyaga, Nyeri an
Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has given Safaricom a week to provide a comprehensive explanation on what caused a major outage of its network on Monday.
The latest development is likely to push up the estimated recoverable oil from the South Lokichar basin.
NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of the heavyweight of home shopping on TV is leaving that job to take the top spot at Weight Watchers International Inc. The companies said separately Wednesday that Mindy Gro
Lockheed Martin Corp has received a $109 million contract to deliver modification kits for a Block 3F software upgrade for the F-35 Lightning II.
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's Liberal government is expected to present a balanced budget Thursday that many believe will lay the groundwork for an election call that could come as early ...
OTTAWA - Just over 800 Canadians received medical help to end their lives during the first six months of a federal law that restricts medical assistance in dying to individuals ...
Breaking down the reasoning behind Dana White and the Fertitta brothers allegedly turning down almost $1 billion extra in favor of selling the UFC to Ari Emanuel and WME-IMG.
REGINA - A Canadian man has been charged in the United States with harbouring and transporting an alien in connection with a human smuggling investigation. Victor Omoruyi, who made his first ...
The 8th grade victim's mother said she reported it to school officials in March.              
HALIFAX - The delicate task of dismantling the Sable Offshore Energy Project is set to begin next year, and local suppliers are lining up for a piece of the lucrative ...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A San Francisco-based renewable energy company wants Mississippi regulators to approve a $1.4 billion power transmission line that would carry electricity from wind generated in
From Jan 1, 2015 to March 2017, Alabama Children's treated 143 unique Mississippi Medicaid patients.              
Fiat Chrysler CEO touts partnership with Google even as he says company needs to keep options open             
OTTAWA - Some softwood lumber companies could begin issuing layoff notices as early as next week as the fallout from the new import tariffs slapped onto Canadian softwood by the ...
Severe weather moving into the area Wednesday. Here's a quick hit on what's coming tonight.              
The chairman, Ajit Pai, said high-speed internet service should no longer be treated like a public utility with strict rules but should largely be left to police itself.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday proposed slashing tax rates for businesses and on overseas corporate profits returned to the country in a plan that his fellow Republica
Highlights at the close Wednesday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,649.54, down 95.65 points Dow _ 20,975.09, down 21.03 points S&P 500_ 2,387.45, down 1.16
A huge market rally has stalled of late due to a lack of clarity on Trump's policies.
The Canadian dollar ended the day at 73.46 cents US, down 0.26 of a cent from Tuesday's close. The U.S. dollar closed at C$1.3612, up 0.47 of a cent. Pound sterling was ...
(Reuters) - Payment processor PayPal Holdings Inc reported a 5.2 percent rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by an increase in payment processing volumes and customer additions.
(Reuters) - Amgen Inc on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected first-quarter profit as cost controls helped offset a sharp drop in sales of Enbrel, its blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasi
OTTAWA - Corporate Canada is bracing for the latest economic challenge out of Washington: a tax-cutting plan for U.S. businesses that many fear would pose a considerable threat to Canadian ...
Canada Bond yields for Wednesday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.51% (0.51%) Three-month: 0.53% (0.53%) Six-month: 0.575% (0.575%) One-year: 0.65% (0.65%) Two-year: 0.739% (
A Hinds County deputy has filed a lawsuit against singer R. Kelly for allegedly having an affair with the deputy's wife.              
A campaign to promote Tipperary for inward investment was launched today by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Ms Mary Mitchell O’Connor, TD.
Analysts think Hess will improve as the year progresses, with production ramping up in the second half, capital expenditures continuing to fall and resources at its Guyana prospect migrating higher.
Data captured by Mobileye cameras in Nissan vehicles will help self-driving cars better navigate their environment.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. has been awarded a $99.1 million contract to integrate the Navy's Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures systems.
Join us for an #AskForbes Twitter chat about the 2017 NFL draft.
Alaska Air Group’s first-quarter profit was dragged down by more expensive fuel and the cost of combining with Virgin America, as well as operational challenges due to weather. The growth from the me
The dispute stems from Austria's 2 billion-euro (£1.7bn) Eurofighter warplane purchase more than a decade ago.
A Meridian police officer involved in a fight at a youth baseball game has been placed on paid administrative leave.              
President Trump plans to sign an executive order taking the first steps to remove the United States from the trade deal, an administration official said.
REGINA - The Saskatchewan government says dropping preliminary hearings for all but the most serious crimes could help address court delays. A Ministry of Justice email to media says the province ...
New research has identified the minimum temperature of a bolt of lightning as it strikes rock. The study discovered that, based on the crystalline material in the sample, the minimum temperature at wh
The Trump administration released its tax plan on Wednesday, which would lower individual tax rates, drop the alternative minimum tax and eliminate most deductions.
BOSTON - A diary kept by John F. Kennedy during his brief stint as a journalist after World War II has sold for more than $718,000 at auction. Boston-based RR Auction ...
A former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, she ran NBC’s Mexico City bureau, covered conflicts in Nicaragua and El Salvador and produced interviews with Castro.
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's Liberal government is expected to present a balanced budget Thursday that many believe will lay the groundwork for an election call that could come as early ......
CALGARY - A detective interviewing a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a Calgary gas station worker urged him to "man up" in a lengthy interview after his arrest. The ...
Quebec's public security minister is apologizing for replying in French to an English-language question in the legislature. Martin Coiteux says he did not mean to offend Quebec's English-speaking com
NEW YORK - McDonald's new uniforms are prompting some teasing online, with comments saying the grey-toned shirts and aprons make employees look like they're part of totalitarian regimes. Among the co
The metro area can expect to see severe thunderstorms for about four hours Wednesday night, according to the National Weather Service.              
WAINWRIGHT, Alta. - A soldier who died while training at Canadian Forces Base Wainwright was in a type of armoured vehicle that has been involved in other fatal accidents. The military ...
HAMILTON - A fat beaver that got stuck in a fence in an Ontario city has been freed by the soapy hands of a municipal employee. The City of Hamilton ...
"It’s a journey, and it starts today and I’m looking forward to playing as many matches as I can.”
The nation’s top telecommunications regulator unveiled a plan Wednesday to dismantle the tough net neutrality rules for online traffic that Democrats pushed through in 2015 over the objections of
The nation’s top telecommunications regulator on Wednesday unveiled a plan to dismantle the tough net neutrality rules for online traffic that Democrats pushed through in 2015 over the objections
The Bill O’Reilly protégé, who has been criticized for other broadcasts, finds himself under fire again.
Jeep and Ram could be spun off into a separate company or companies, says Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne             
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Reuters) - A federal judge in Connecticut on Wednesday sentenced a former Jefferies Group bond trader to two years in prison and to pay a $2 million fine after he was found guilty ea
Taiwan has begun to manufacture next-generation trainer jets.
BOSTON (AP) — Researchers have taken an important step toward better lung cancer treatment by using blood tests to track genetic changes in tumors as they progress from their very earliest stages. Wi
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the philanthropic investment firm created by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, will fund an effort to allows biologists to share drafts of
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Archer Daniels Midland Co has replaced the leader of its global trading desk, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday, as the company sheds traders around t
A Hinds County deputy has filed a lawsuit against singer R. Kelly for allegedly having an affair with the deputy's wife.              
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