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1 day ago

Business
U.S. economy slowed less than expected in first quarter; outlook cloudier

The U.S. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but softening business investment and moderate consumer spending are clouding expectations of a sharp acceleration in the second quarter. Gross domestic product increased at a 1.2 percent annual ... Read More

10 hours ago

Culture
Video: Ariana Grande says she will hold benefit concert in Manchester

American pop star Ariana Grande sent a message out on Friday that she will hold a benefit concert in Manchester for the victims of Monday’s suicide bombing at her show in the English city. Click for Video: Ariana Grande Grande ... Read More

11 hours ago

Science
Apple opens first official store in Southeast Asia

Apple opened its first Southeast Asia store in Singapore on Saturday, drawing hundreds of excited fans to the swanky two-storey site in the city’s upmarket shopping district. Located on the affluent Orchard Road, the new shop — easily distinguished by ... Read More

1 day ago

Life & Style
Five tips to avoid gaining weight during Ramadan

Despite the long hours of fasting, which exceed 15 hours, most people suffer from gaining weight during Ramadan, which is blamed on the huge amounts of sugar and calorie-rich foods they consume. To stay away from weight gain in Ramadan, ... Read More