Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves

The core inflation, which strips out volatile energy and unprocessed food prices, rose to 1.2 percent in April from 0.8 percent in March. Inflation in the euro zone was 1.9%t year-on-year, Eurostat estimated, up from 1.5% in March and just short of... More..

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The French Election Made These US Stocks Winners
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

The French Election Made These US Stocks Winners

According to the French Interior Ministry, Macron won the first round of the presidential election on Sunday with 24.01 percent of the vote, while Le Pen came in second with 21.3 percent. President Donald Tr...More..

Popular deduction in Maryland would be ended by Trump tax plan
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Popular deduction in Maryland would be ended by Trump tax plan

But Trump was elected on a promise to jump-start the economy and produce "jobs, jobs, jobs" - and his opening move puts that goal at the heart of the tax-reform fight. "We have a once in a generation opportunit...More..

1MDB and IPIC reach agreement over United States dollar bonds
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

1MDB and IPIC reach agreement over United States dollar bonds

The dispute over debt which IPIC said 1MDB owed amounting to US$6.5 billion had been used by critics of the government to imply that the country is on the verge of bankruptcy as they assumed IPIC was unlikely t...More..

Uber Plans To Launch Flying Cars By 2020
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Uber Plans To Launch Flying Cars By 2020

Many hurdles remain to making flying cars safe, affordable and reliable. On-demand auto service company Uber has announced that it will be taking to the skies in three years. Instead of slogging down, pat...More..

Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) Receives Consensus Rating of
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) now has a consensus Price Target of $17.85. The Average Volume of the company is 4.68 Million and P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0, while Forward P/E ratio is 9.54. RBC Capital Dow...More..

Qatar Airways engages in 'war of words' with American airlines
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Qatar Airways engages in 'war of words' with American airlines

Qatar Airways planes to the U.S. are flying about 75 percent full, down about half a percentage point since the laptop ban. "We didn't have massive declines like other carriers", al-Baker said. It also has ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Larry Page's flying auto will go on sale this year

As if EHang's 184 personal drone wasn't enough, there's a new flying auto or boat or vehicle in town - the Kitty Hawk Flyer . The "Flyer", as it's known, will go on sale by the end of 2017, and although we...More..

From Top to Bottom on Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

From Top to Bottom on Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL now owns 5,605 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $4,693,000 after buying an additional 63 shares during the period. 04/13/2017 - Amazon .com, Inc. had its "overweight"...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removal

Dao appears to have blood running from his mouth as his limp body is dragged along the floor of the plane by security personnel. Filed by the Chicago Department of Aviation, the report names three aviatio...More..

Apple iPhone 8 launch may be delayed by up to two months
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Apple iPhone 8 launch may be delayed by up to two months

The drawing seems to indicate the phone will have two speakers flanking the Lightning port at the bottom, which would be an improvement compared to the current iPhone 7 design. The newly leaked images claim to ...More..

United Airlines will refund ticket fares for all Flight 3411 passengers
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

United Airlines will refund ticket fares for all Flight 3411 passengers

On Wednesday, United Airlines confirmed to ABC News that it was compensating all passengers of the flight for the full price of their tickets. In the meantime, other airlines are having a field day while U...More..

Centrist Macron, far-right Le Pen in battle to lead France
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Centrist Macron, far-right Le Pen in battle to lead France

Soon after, politicians from the left began calling for their supporters to - if reluctantly - cast their ballots for Chirac as a vote of opposition to Le Pen . But even as the champagne flowed and Le Pen's ...More..

Russia tried to use Trump advisors to infiltrate campaign, sources say
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Russia tried to use Trump advisors to infiltrate campaign, sources say

The network said the dossier has also been cited by FBI Director James Comey in some of his briefings to members of Congress. Carter Page is among those targeted according to information gathered by the FBI, ...More..

How Did Arizona Officials Get Caught Off Guard With Theranos?
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

How Did Arizona Officials Get Caught Off Guard With Theranos?

Theranos has agreed to pay the State $4,652,000 in consumer restitution, $200,000 in civil penalties, $25,000 in attorneys' fees, and the costs for a claims administrator to distribute the restitution to cons...More..

India bars officials from using beacon lights on cars
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

India bars officials from using beacon lights on cars

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose government on Wednesday took the decision that VIP vehicles should do away with red beacons, said that every Indian was a VIP. Beacons, however, will be allowed on vehicl...More..

Trump probe fuels Chinese steel fears
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump probe fuels Chinese steel fears

The investigation calls for Ross to deliver a report on his findings to the president within 270 days. He said if the US steel industry is deemed to be suffering from too much steel imports, he will recomm...More..

For Schlumberger, US fracking business spurs hiring, prices
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

For Schlumberger, US fracking business spurs hiring, prices

Yahoo Finance is tracking Honeywell , General Electric and Schlumberger in intraday trading on Friday. The industrial bellwether topped Wall Street's earnings and sales forecasts in the first quarter, ...More..

Ontario unveils new housing measures, including 15% non-resident speculation tax
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ontario unveils new housing measures, including 15% non-resident speculation tax

As of Monday, however, homebuyers are required to give information about their residency and citizenship status and how they intend to use the property. "Frankly, it's a free market and market forces will preva...More..

Trump calls 100-day benchmark 'ridiculous'
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump calls 100-day benchmark 'ridiculous'

His attempt to find a replacement for Obamacare failed to secure enough support among Republicans on Capitol Hill. In the tweet, Trump claimed that he had achieved "a lot", citing the nomination of Supreme Co...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

BP's Alaska North Slope Well Stops Leaking Crude Oil

Environmental Protection Agency. Pressure in the well was monitored all night and excess pressure released from the well. DEC is coordinating with BPXA and the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to in...More..

CSX 1Q profit rises slightly as restricting limits profit
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

CSX 1Q profit rises slightly as restricting limits profit

CSX's dividend payout ratio is presently 39.78%. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and nineteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company's reven...More..

Trump To Nominate Scott Brown As Ambassador To New Zealand
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump To Nominate Scott Brown As Ambassador To New Zealand

Senate seat in 2010. In 2014, he was the Republican nominee for the US Senate in New Hampshire but lost to incumbent Sen. Like Cabinet members, ambassadors require Senate confirmation - so, assuming the Senate ...More..

SC questions need for making Aadhaar mandatory for filing IT returns
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

SC questions need for making Aadhaar mandatory for filing IT returns

In the latest development, the Supreme Court asked Centre 'how can u make Aadhaar card mandatory when we have passed an order to make it optional?' Senior counsel Shyam Divan and Arvind Datar , appearing...More..

Bebe is Latest Retail Victim, Closing All Stores by End of May
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bebe is Latest Retail Victim, Closing All Stores by End of May

More retailers are expected to file for bankruptcy this year, according to industry experts. Sears moved forward with 150 store closures in January, including a 50-year-old location at Tyrone Square Mall. The c...More..

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

This is not the first time Ocwen has been under investigation . — Mismanaged escrow accounts for more than 75 percent of the 1.4 million loans it services. According to the lawsuit , Ocwen's head of ser...More..

VP Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

VP Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

In the midst of such sentiments, it's understandable that Vice President Mike Pence faced a bit of an uphill PR battle as he embarked on his first trip through southeast Asia. Pence is visiting Indonesia as par...More..

Trump, Xi meet again - in shadow of missile strikes on Syria
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump, Xi meet again - in shadow of missile strikes on Syria

Thick with tension, the conversation this week between Stephen K. Bannon, the chief White House strategist, and Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, had deteriorated to the point of bre...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Verizon loses wireless customers for first time

Last year, T-Mobile gained 3.3 million post-paid phone customers, while Sprint gained 910,000. It's a major milestone for Verizon , which on Thursday reported a net decline of 289,000 cellphone subscribers o...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Princes William and Harry commemorate Vimy Ridge Battle centenary in France

The battle took place between April 9 and April 12, 1917. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Francois Hollande arrived at the Cabaret Rouge cemetery, near Vimy Ridge, where they walked the r...More..

U.S. Job Growth Slows Much More Than Expected In March
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

U.S. Job Growth Slows Much More Than Expected In March

The weak payrolls gain could raise concerns about the economy's health especially given signs that gross domestic product slowed to around a 1.0 per cent annualized growth pace in the first quarter after rising...More..

Sensex gains 64 pts in early trade on Asian cues
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Sensex gains 64 pts in early trade on Asian cues

Also, the NSE Nifty was up 23 points, or 0.25 per cent, to 9,126.50. Foreign investors net sold shares worth Rs 930.67 crore while domestic institutional investors bought shares worth 878.08 crore on Tuesday,...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

International Monetary Fund upgrades China's growth forecast

According to the International Monetary Fund, economic activity is expected to "accelerate slightly" this year for the Philippines and three other ASEAN-5 countries Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. The IMF lift...More..

Starbucks Reveals Limited Unicorn Frappuccino
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Starbucks Reveals Limited Unicorn Frappuccino

Yum! Mango syrup and a pleasant sour blue drizzle? "It's a nice change from their coffee-flavored frappuccinos, plus it's pretty!" I have been bamboozled. Also, I did have a sugar rash an hour after drin...More..

Type with your brain? Facebook's working on it
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Type with your brain? Facebook's working on it

Facebook wants you to use your brain to interact with your computer. "One day not so far away, it may be possible for me to think in Mandarin and for you to feel it instantly in Spanish", Dugan said. Facebook...More..