Radulov’s goal lifts Stars over Wild 2-1 in OT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Alexander Radulov scored with 10 seconds on the clock in overtime to give the Dallas Stars a 2-1 win against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night. Ben Bishop made 30 saves for Dallas, and Jamie Benn finally beat Minnesota goaltender Devan Dubnyk 1:58 into the third period for his eighth […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Sports, Dallas, Minnesota Wild, Dallas Stars, Devan Dubnyk, Ben Bishop, Jamie Benn, ST PAUL Minn AP, Alexander Radulov, Radulov

No. 18 Arizona State knocks off top-ranked Kansas 80-76

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Rob Edwards scored 15 points and hit two free throws with 6.1 seconds left, setting off a wild celebration in the desert as No. 18 Arizona State knocked off No. 1 Kansas 80-76 on Saturday night. The second No. 1 team to play in Tempe drew a star-studded crowd, with Michael […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Kansas, Michael, Arizona State, Tempe, Rob Edwards, Tempe Ariz

Glendale hit-and-run: Surveillance video shows moments before fatal crash

New surveillance video was released Saturday of the moments before a 72-year-old woman was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in Glendale.
Tags: News, Glendale

Jackson leads Ravens to 22-10 victory over Chargers

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Lamar Jackson threw for 204 yards and had the longest touchdown pass of his brief career, and the Baltimore Ravens strengthened their chances of clinching a playoff spot with a 22-10 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday night. The Ravens (9-6) — who have won five of their last […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Chargers, Jackson, Baltimore Ravens, Ravens, Los Angeles Chargers, Carson Calif, Lamar Jackson

Top Asian News 4:51 a.m. GMT

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano killed at least 62 people around Indonesia's Sunda Strait, sending a wall of water crashing some 65 feet (20 meters) inland and sweeping away hundreds of houses including hotels, the government and witnesses said. Some 600 people have been reported injured when the tsunami hit 9:27 p.m. Saturday, the Disaster Management Agency said. At least 20 others are unaccounted for. Scientists from Indonesia'...
Tags: News, Indonesia, Jakarta Indonesia, Disaster Management Agency, Sunda Strait, Meteorology and Geophysics

Jackson leads surging Ravens to 22-10 victory over Chargers

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Just like that, the Baltimore Ravens have gone from a midseason swoon to the brink of their first playoff trip in four years. The resurgent Ravens continued their late push with a 22-10 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday behind Lamar Jackson’s first 200-yard passing game and a stingy […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Chargers, Jackson, Baltimore Ravens, Ravens, Los Angeles Chargers, Carson Calif, Lamar Jackson

Boyd, ETSU beat Norfolk St. 89-61, win Sun Bowl Invitational

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Tray Boyd III scored a career-high 24 points to help East Tennessee State beat Norfolk State 89-61 on Saturday night in the championship game of the Sun Bowl Invitational. Boyd, a juco transfer, was 8-of-10 shooting and made a season-high tying six 3-pointers. Daivien Williamson added 15 points and Bo […]
Tags: News, Sports, Bo, Norfolk State, EL PASO Texas AP, East Tennessee State, Norfolk St, Tray Boyd III, Sun Bowl Invitational, Boyd ETSU, Sun Bowl Invitational Boyd, Daivien Williamson

Charlo twins split title fights in disastrous 'PBC on Fox' debut

Tony Harrison handed Jermell Charlo the first defeat of his career, and took his WBC super welterweight title with a controversial unanimous decision in which the judges preferred his accurate punches to Charlo’s seemingly harder shots. Judges Julie Lederman and Ron McNair had it 115-113 each for Harrison, while Robin Taylor had it 116-112 for the new champion. Yahoo Sports had it 116-112 for Jermell Charlo.
Tags: News, Boxing, WBC, Yahoo Sports, Harrison, Ron McNair, Tony Harrison, Charlo, Jermell Charlo, Robin Taylor, Julie Lederman

Report: Red Sox 'still in the mix' for reliever David Robertson

Report: Red Sox 'still in the mix' for reliever David Robertson originally appeared on It's no secret the Red Sox are actively surveying the free agent market for bullpen help. In fact, it's no secret who in particular they have their eye on. David Robertson has been rumored to be high on Boston's list of reliever targets in free agency.
Tags: News, Boston, Boston Red Sox, Red Sox, David Robertson

Blaine Gabbert keeps Titans’ hopes alive, beating Redskins

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Blaine Gabbert threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to MyCole Pruitt with 4:30 left and the Tennessee Titans kept their playoff hopes alive by rallying to beat the Washington Redskins 25-16 on Saturday. Gabbert came off the bench for the third time this season after the Redskins knocked Marcus Mariota out of […]
Tags: News, Sports, Nashville, Washington Redskins, Marcus Mariota, Redskins, Tennessee Titans, Tenn AP, Blaine Gabbert, Gabbert, MyCole Pruitt

Japan court OKs 10-day detention for Nissan’s ex-chair Ghosn

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court says it has approved prosecutors’ request to keep Nissan’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn in detention for another 10 days. The Tokyo District Court said Sunday that the approval is for prosecutors to investigate further his third allegation of breach of trust for causing Nissan a loss of 1.8 billion […]
Tags: Business, Japan, News, Ap, Nation, Tokyo, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Tokyo District Court, Nation & World

At least 62 killed, hundreds injured after tsunami hits Indonesia

A tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano sent a wall of water some 65 feet inland, the Indonesian government and witnesses said.            [Author: Associated Press]
Tags: News, Indonesia, Associated Press

Durant scores 29 points, Warriors hold of Mavericks 120-116

Kevin Durant had 29 points with a key 3-pointer with 15 seconds left, and added 12 rebounds and eight assists, as the Golden State Warriors held off a fourth-quarter rally to beat the Dallas Mavericks 120-116.            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant, Mavericks, Durant

Trump asked officials if he can legally fire Fed chair: reports

President Donald Trump has privately asked cabinet members if he has the authority to fire Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell after interest rates were increased and the stock market plummeted, US media reported Saturday. CNN and Bloomberg, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter, said that Trump was furious when the Fed raised the key borrowing rate on Wednesday and signaled it will continue to hike rates next year. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, however, quoted Trump as denyin...
Tags: News, US, Bloomberg, Cnn, Treasury, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, Trump, Fed, Jerome Powell, Steven Mnuchin

Flyers, Rangers struggle to win consistently

A month ago, the New York Rangers visited the Philadelphia Flyers and played one of their worst games of the season. The dismal showing ended nearly a month of strong play and sent the Rangers into their current mediocre play. Since the last meeting, neither team has racked up wins on a consistent basis and the division rivals will be seeking to rebound from tough losses Sunday night when the Flyers visit the Rangers.
Tags: News, Rangers, Philadelphia, New York Rangers, Flyers

GardaWorld Weekly Security Report

GardaWorld, a global leader in comprehensive security and risk management, has made its weekly security report available to Iraq Business News readers. Prepared by GardaWorld’s Risk Analysis Team in Iraq, this essential report includes short- and medium-term outlooks on the security situation, reports and commentary on recent significant events, and a detailed overview of developments across the country. Please . For more information on how GardaWorld’s services can support your business in Ira...
Tags: News, Iraq, Iraq Business News, Daniel Matthews, GardaWorld s Risk Analysis Team

Official Hails Growing Trend in Iran’s Exports to Iraq

The secretary general of Iran-Iraq joint chamber of commerce highlighted an upward trend in the export of Iranian products to Iraq. In a meeting with Iranian and Iraqi trade delegations, Hamid Hosseini pointed to a growing trend in Iran’s exports to the Arab country, saying its daily value stands at $45 million and sometimes reaches $70 million. Noting that most of the oil and gas projects in Iraq are undertaken by European and Chinese contractors, he deplored that although Iranian companies hav...
Tags: News, Washington, Iraq, US, Iran, Iraq Business News, Baghdad, Tasnim, Iran Iraq, Mohamed Ali Alhakim, Hamid Hosseini, Tehran Iraq

Iraq Stock Market Report

Advertising Feature Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 20th December 2018). Note: ISX will be closed during December 26, 2018 – January 1, 2019 due to the*end-of-year*closing operations. The next session will be held on Jan. 2, 2019. Please click here to download a table of listed companies and their associated ticker codes. The RSISX index ended the week at IQD669 (+0.1%) / $721 (-0.5%) (weekly change) (-17.5% and -13.7% YTD change, respectively). The nu...
Tags: News, Iraq, Iraq Business News, Agm, Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange ISX, RSISX, ISX, Asiacell TASC, Trust International Islamic Bank BTRU, AMEF, National Chemical Plastic Industries

TBI first Iraqi Bank to get B- from Fitch

Fitch Ratings has assigned Trade Bank of Iraq (TBI) a Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of ‘B-‘ with Stable Outlook. According to Saudi Gazette, this makes TBI the first bank in Iraq to get B- from Fitch. IDRS AND VIABILITY RATING TBI’s IDRs are driven by the bank’s Viability Rating (VR) and underpinned by potential sovereign support. TBI’s VR of ‘b-‘ is constrained by the operating environment in Iraq, which can be volatile and challenging, and where TBI generates 85% of its business volume...
Tags: Isis, News, Iraq, Abu Dhabi, Iraq Business News, Basel, TBI, Fitch, SRF, Basel III, Trade Bank of Iraq TBI, Coalition Provisional Authority, Saudi Arabia Asset, Fitch Core Capital, Trade Bank of Iraq Long Term IDR

Ravens lock down high-powered Chargers

Lamar Jackson did just enough at QB and Baltimore's defense did the rest to earn a crucial win in the AFC wild-card race.
Tags: News, Chargers, Baltimore, Ravens, Lamar Jackson

Ravens defense turns in vintage performance to shut down high-powered Chargers

The Baltimore Ravens of old are back. Baltimore’s defense turned in a vintage performance to shut down Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers to come up with a huge 22-10 win Saturday night. Baltimore’s defense was the story of the night.
Tags: News, Chargers, Philip Rivers, Baltimore, Baltimore Ravens, Los Angeles Chargers

NFL playoff picture as Week 16 begins: Ravens deal Chargers' home-field hopes blow; Browns out

Baltimore's win over Bolts on Saturday night means L.A. probably won't win AFC's home field. Meanwhile, Ravens may be headed for AFC North lead.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Usa Today, Baltimore, Ravens

Beal gets 1st triple-double, Wizards beat Suns 149-146, 3OT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal had 40 points and his first career triple-double to lift the Washington Wizards over the Phoenix Suns 149-146 in triple-overtime Saturday night. With All-Star point guard John Wall sidelined due to illness, Beal scored 10 points in the third overtime, including a slicing layup that made it 146-144 with 40 […]
Tags: News, Washington, Sports, Phoenix Suns, Ap, Wizards, Washington Wizards, John Wall, Suns, Bradley Beal, All Star, Beal

Ocasio-Cortez Dares Congress To Halt Congressional Pay During Shutdowns

Members of Congress on both sides have also asked to abandon their salaries during the shutdown.
Tags: News, Congress, Ocasio Cortez Dares Congress To Halt Congressional

Take a game off to rest players? That’s not how Seahawks coach Pete Carroll works

Is there any chance Pete Carroll would punt Sunday night's game against the Chiefs knowing all the Seahawks had to do was beat the lowly Cardinals next week to make the playoffs?
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Seahawks, Cardinals, Chiefs, Pete Carroll

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Dares Congress To Halt Lawmakers’ Pay During Shutdowns

Members of Congress on both sides have also asked to abandon their salaries during the shutdown.
Tags: News, Congress, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez Dares Congress

Durant scores 29 points, Warriors hold off Mavericks 120-116

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant had 29 points with a key 3-pointer with 15 seconds left, and added 12 rebounds and eight assists, as the Golden State Warriors held off a fourth-quarter rally and beat the Dallas Mavericks 120-116 on Saturday night. Durant and Andre Iguodala made consecutive 3s for the Warriors late in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Golden State Warriors, Andre Iguodala, Kevin Durant, Mavericks, Durant, Oakland Calif

Iraq Scores Poorly on “Best Countries for Business” Index

By John Lee. Iraq has been ranked in 130th place in the Forbes Best Countries for Business index, out of the 161 countries measured. The index gauges the Best Countries for Business by rating nations on 15 different factors, including property rights, innovation, taxes, technology, corruption, freedom (personal, trade and monetary), red tape and investor protection. Other metrics included were workforce, infrastructure, market size, quality of life and risk. The top three positions were taken by...
Tags: Hong Kong, News, Iraq, Libya, Iraq Business News, Guinea Bissau, John Lee Iraq, United Kingdom Sweden, Central African Republic the Republic of Congo

Grand Canyon cruises past Mississippi Valley State 85-64

PHOENIX (AP) — Alessandro Lever scored 26 points and led Grand Canyon to an 85-64 victory over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday night. Grand Canyon (7-5) has won 12 consecutive regular-season home games including six this season. Mississippi Valley State (2-12) has lost six straight games and is 0-10 on the road. Oscar Frayer and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Grand Canyon, Phoenix, Mississippi Valley State, Alessandro Lever, Oscar Frayer

George has 43 and 14 as Thunder hold off Jazz, 107-106

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Paul George had 43 points and 14 rebounds to help the Oklahoma City Thunder hold off the Utah Jazz for a 107-106 victory Saturday night. Jerami Grant and Steven Adams each scored 15 as the Thunder (21-10) won their fourth straight game and tied Denver for the best record in […]
Tags: Utah, News, Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, Ap, Salt Lake City, Denver, Thunder, Paul George, George, Steven Adams, Jerami Grant

show more filters
March - 2019
April - 2019
May - 2019