Economy

BOE Holdings to buy BATS Global in $3.2 billion deal

The deal is the latest sign of consolidation in the exchange business; the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Boerse are trying to create the largest exchange...


Cruz Says He's Willing to Forgive Trump for Family Attacks

Cruz last week endorsed Trump for president, a stunning reversal after he refused for months to back the GOP nominee. "I have no intention of defending ever...


Disney working with adviser on possible Twitter bid

Disney is weighing a bid on Twitter , according to a new report from Bloomberg's Alex Sherman and Sarah Frier . Both reports have caused Twitter's stock p...


Wall Street falls as energy lags; shares post gains on week

USA gold futures rose 0.5 percent to $1,338.40 an ounce. Oil prices hit a seven-week high on Thursday after new data showed USA crude supplies were lower fo...


China says it opposes 'unhelpful' unilateral sanctions against North Korea

The bombers were then joined by South Korean F-15s and US F-16s for a low-level flight in the vicinity of Osan, South Korea.The B-1 Lancer is a four-engine supe...


Pep Guardiola confirms Kevin De Bruyne injury

Seluk, who numbers on his client roster largely eastern European or African players plying their trade in eastern Europe, said Guardiola had treated long servin...


AP Moller-Maersk splits its shipping, energy operations

Kim Fejfer, now CEO of APM Terminals and Executive Board member in the Maersk Group will take up a new role related to A.P. Møller Holding A/S. The company ...


US claims win in dispute with EU over aerospace subsidies

The USTR also said that the illegal subsidies identified by the WTO's dispute settlement panel included more than billion in new subsidized financing for Airb...


Divided fed holds rates steady, stocks jump

Real GDP is now estimated to have increased only 1.1% in the second quarter. The US faces a highly consequential presidential election in less than two months. ...


Asian stocks mostly lower amid US, Japan central banks wait

The euro slipped to $1.1157 from $1.1178. "It is possible that the BOJ will lower its negative rates further and shift its JGB buying to short- and medium-ter...


Hillary Clinton Returns To The Campaign Trail After Illness

But on Thursday Mrs Clinton walked on to the stage of a rally in Greensboro, North Carolina, to the sound of James Brown's "I Feel Good". "Why in the world did ...


Kohl's to Hire 69000 Seasonal Workers for 2016 Holiday Season

Target , like many big-box retailers, has struggled to compete with e-commerce giants like Amazon and Walmart, which allow shoppers to purchases items on thei...


Oil Falls on Inventory Data, Libya Report

São Paulo - Global demand for oil is slowing at a faster rate than previously expected, as per this month's edition of the Oil Market Report made public this ...


Samsung Galaxy S7 Did Not Help Save Their Reputation

Atoki urged the company to ensure that affected consumers either get a free replacement from Samsung , or a refund of their money, where necessary. In the US...


Corrective action ordered after gas pipeline spill

As the company and government agencies like the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration look into the spill, gas prices could climb as much as 20...


Federal order forbids Samsung Galaxy Note 7 use on planes

Consumer Product Safety Commission is stepping in on a formal recall. The CPSC earlier this month advised consumers to stop using the Note 7, and the Federa...


Julia Will Have Minimal Impacts on North Carolina through the Weekend

Julia weakened to a tropical depression Thursday, and the flash flood watch she brought was canceled as she drifted further from the coast. It was not expecte...


Oil rises on smaller-than-expected build in US crude stocks

Oil fell to a one-week low after industry data showed a build in US crude inventories. Brent crude futures were up 20 cents and traded at $46.05 per barrel, w...


Dozens march in downtown T.O. protest over North Dakota pipeline

Last Friday, U.S. District Judge James Boasberg refused to block construction of the pipeline. Previous demonstrations have drawn celebrities including actresse...


HPE to sell its software unit, Thoma Bravo most likely candidate

They now have a Dollars 16 price target on the stock. Analyst's mean target price for Apple Inc. TX now owns 442,791 shares of the computer maker's stock worth ...


GM's electric Chevy Bolt to go 238 miles per charge

M - Chevrolet says its 2017 Bolt electric vehicle will offer an EPA-estimated 238 miles of range. GM could be looking to match Tesla's base price as they are ...


Americans got raise last year for first time since 2007

That is the largest drop seen on a year-over-year basis since 1998 and 1999. Is the slower income increase caused by Republican policies, or is the fact that ...


Consumer price inflation eases to 5-month low of 5.05% in August

The U.K. Office for National Statistics said the rate of consumer price inflation came in at a seasonally adjusted 0.6% last month, unchanged from July. In the ...


Hanjin Shipping secures US$36m but more may take 'considerable time'

Since the seventh-largest container carrier in the world filed for court receivership late last month, the government has sought to limit the impact on the expo...


Hanjin says has cash to begin unloading four US-bound ships

Getting that cargo off the Hanjin ships has created a logistical nightmare during the peak shipping period ahead of the holiday season, says Brian Dodge, the ...


Every college student's dream? Burritos delivered by drone

But the drones won't take off from Chipotle stores with orders. Those involved with the project say food is a good case study for drones because of the vari...


US charges Volkswagen engineer in diesel emissions probe

James Liang, 62, plead guilty to charges that include conspiracy to defraud the USA government and violation of the clean air act. Liang, a 62-year-old Califo...


Why HD Supply Was Pummeled After Earnings Report

The stock, which fluctuated between $43.48 and $44.35 during the day, now situated -5.53% below its 52 week high. For the third quarter, HD Supply is lookin...


Ford Drives Towards Buses and Bikes With Latest Deals

The goal, according to Ford CEO Mark Fields, is to transform the company once best known for making a Taurus for your garage into a multifaceted provider of t...


Oil Prices Jump On Large US Crude Stock Draw

Brent for November settlement slipped $1.12 cents, or 2.2 percent, to $48.87 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. North American refiners...


Man steals money from bra of 93-year-old woman in wheelchair

The woman and her attendant were at Regines Originals clothing store at 176 E. 116th St. around noon when a man walked into the store. She said she had ju...


Job market bounces back in August after big drop, Statistics Canada reports

The increase in the number of jobs was due to a gain of over 52, 000 full time jobs, offset by a loss of 26, 000 part-time positions. London's jobless rate di...


Hanjin wins interim order protecting USA assets

Hanjin said last week that one ship had been seized by its owner in Singapore. "It will most likely be used to pay fees to unload stranded cargo going forwar...


US tries rescue mission in Afghanistan, hostages not found

Cook said no USA personnel or civilians were injured and added that he would not provide any more details "in order to protect the safety of hostages and operat...


Oil buoyed by the weaker dollar but freeze deal pessimism remains

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, two of world's top oil producers, announced at the G 20 leaders meeting in China that they would start working together to...