Economy

Trump suggests he would ditch F-35 in favor of alternate plane

Ms. Hewson also stated that she gave her personal commitment to the new president to drive down costs aggressively. Speaking to reporters following the meetin...


USA third-quarter economic growth raised to 3.5 percent

In October, services output rose 3.2 percent from prior year and 0.3 percent from September. The UK economy expanded more than previously estimated in the thi...


How late are stores including Wal-Mart open on Christmas Eve?

Movie theatres are open on Christmas Day and throughout the holidays if you're looking for something to do other than hanging out with family. Tractor Supply...


NORAD Santa Tracker 2016: How did the tradition evolve?

A long time ago, kids used to wait up to try and see Santa Claus come down their house chimney with all of their Christmas presents. Col. Harry Shoup, then ...


Nearly 20000: A record close (but no cigar) for Dow

The Nasdaq composite gained 27 points or 0.5 percent to 5,484. "With stockmarkets on the rise and everyone excited about the prospect of the Dow at 20,000, ...


Rahul Gandhi's bribe allegations against PM stir political storm

He said that Modi government failed to contain the corruption and did nothing to enquire about the truth and instead gave suo moto clean chit indicating that ...


Manhunt Underway After Little Rock Toddler Killed In Road Rage Shooting

Police say Kim King-Macon, 47, was waiting at a light in southwest Little Rock when a someone in a vehicle behind her began honking. According to King-Mac...


Oil prices rise in anticipation of tighter 2017 market

Also, a tanker is set to load the first export from Es Sider oil port since it was closed in 2014. "There were no payoffs and no backroom deals". West Texas I...


Volkswagen Tries To Appease Customers In Canada As Emissions Row Continues

The global scandal erupted past year when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Volkswagen had fitted many of its cars with software to fool emissions...


Fred's Pharmacy to buy Rite Aid locations

Wall Street certainly saw it that way, sending shares of Rite Aid up almost 6 percent before the opening bell Tuesday. Walgreens and Rite Aid said that if...


USA permanently protects some of the Arctic's most important marine areas

In the Atlantic, the withdrawal decision protects 31 canyons, extending from Heezen Canyon offshore New England to Norfolk Canyon offshore of the Chesapeake Bay...


Liverpool: Wijnaldum confident of title bid

Taking up Origi's central role in Klopp's 4-3-3, Sturridge was tasked with aiding his side's push for an unlikely victor, and it took just 12 minutes for him to...


Key investor says to go ahead with Monte dei Paschi investment

According to the Financial Times, the bank's advisors JP Morgan Chase and Mediobanca have warned Monte dei Paschi that it will now be hard to secure a deal with...


Corpus Christi Eases Tap-Water Drinking Restrictions in Some Areas

Bill Miller, a company spokesman, declined to explain Friday how a hazardous chemical may have entered the water supply. 'It is all full use but we are going ...


Janet Yellen to college grads: Good jobs are waiting

Low productivity growth and wages that have been slow to rise have vexed the US central bank. "After years or a slow economic recovery, you are entering the s...


Premier League Review: Chelsea strengthen grip at the summit

Elsewhere, champions Leicester City weathered the first-half dismissal of Jamie Vardy to come from 2-0 down and force a 2-2 draw at Stoke City . Cesar Azpi...


Japan surpasses China as the US's largest creditor

In October, China sold $41.3 bln worth of Treasury notes, whilst Japan's portfolio dropped $4.5 bln worth of United States bonds. China's holdings of USA go...


Keith R. Dunleavy Acquires 100000 Shares of Inovalon Holdings Inc. (INOV) Stock

On average, equities research analysts forecast that Inovalon Holdings Inc . will post $0.44 earnings per share for the current year. 03/26/2015 - Inovalon ...


US consumer prices up 0.2 percent in November

The gauge increased 1.7 percent in the 12 months ended in November, the most in two years. Core prices have risen 2.1 percent over the past year. Food prices we...


Yahoo admits it's been hacked again, and 1 billion accounts were exposed

The news poses a fresh threat to Yahoo's deal to sell its core operating assets to Verizon for US$4.8bil (RM21.42bil). The stolen user account information i...


Nusli Wadia raises corporate governance issue at Tata Chem

Last month, Wadia had hit out at the Tatas through a letter in which, among other things, he had said that the "special notice" was defamatory to him. In a 12-p...


Hawala gang held in hotel raid in Delhi, Rs 3.25 cr recovered

Ravindra Yadav, joint commissioner of police (crime branch), said the raid was conducted at Hotel Taksh Inn at Chennai Market in Karol Bagh, a popular market ar...


Democrats cite govt: Trump must divest from DC hotel

The lease says: "No member or delegate to Congress or elected official of the Government of the United States. shall be admitted to any share of part of this Le...


Rs. 37 lakh In New Notes Seized In Hyderabad

Rs 2.89 crore of unaccounted cash, which included Rs 2.25 crore in Rs 2000 notes, was seized from an apartment in Yeshwantpura in North Bengaluru. The cash incl...


Cyrus Mistry claims 78% retail investors opposed his removal

In the statement to the National Stock Exchange of India it said that Mistry is "hereby removed from the office of Director of the Company with effect from the ...


India's wholesale prices up 3.15 pct y/y in Nov

On Tuesday, retail inflation data showed that consumer price-led inflation cooled to 3.6% in the month compared to 4.2% recorded in the previous month. It edged...


Rick Perry, Ex-Governor of Texas, is Trump's Pick as Energy Secretary

Other contenders for the top spot at the US Department of Energy are Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp, N.D.; Democratic Senator Joe Manchin , W.V.; and Ray...


Living in the Kettle: Salvation Army volunteer wants to raise $10K

Steve Dyekman was volunteering at the kettle when it happened. So she asked her fellow classmates at West Middle School to help her raise even more money. Ramon...


Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT) Shares Bought by BlackRock Inc

Recently analysts working for numerous investment brokerages have updated their research report ratings and price targets on shares of United Dominion Realty Tr...


UK minister praises Modi for demonetisation

Prime Minister Modi, who has been drawing flak for the Centre's demonetisation drive, said that the Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party have for the first j...


Iran seals deal with Boeing to buy 80 planes worth $16.6B

In September , US officials cleared the way for Airbus and Boeing to start contract talks. " Boeing can't compete with Airbus if it can't sell to place...


Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558000 barrels a day

Opec, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, has already committed to halting the supply of 1.2 million barrels a day, starting from January. Oil cl...


Markets Right Now: Dow, S&P 500 surge to record high closes

European stocks soared on Thursday after the region's central bank extended its bond-buying program by at least nine months. Banks were benefiting from an inc...


Sensex Adds More Gains, Up 109 Points In Early Session

But the rupee could not maintain its 3-day rally as it ended 6 paise down at 67.42. "Firmness early in the day was also helped by positive expectations from upc...


Union president Jones challenges Trump on Carrier

But others stepped up to show their support. The next day Jones was the one tasked with telling Carrier workers the truth. [Image by Evan Vucci/AP Images]...