Economy

Gold Prices Edge Higher, G20 Trade Concerns Underpin Sentiment

The net impact to the U.S. Dollar price action has been even-more weakness, as DXY fell-below the psychological level of 100.00. According to Bankrate.com c...


Uber loses president after controversies continue to rock the ride-hailing giant

The role of Jones , who had been performing some of COO's responsibilities, was put into question after the company launched a search for a COO to help run the...


Yogi Adityanath takes charge as UP CM

Keshav Prasad Maurya, the party's state unit chief, and Dinesh Sharma, BJP's national vice president, were inducted as deputy chief ministers. "Everyone who i...


Dovish Fed, weaker dollar lifts gold to one-week high

A weaker dollar typically strengthens the investment appeal of precious metals, which are priced in the US currency. Prospects for higher rates have gener...


Yahoo Hacking Case Won't Help Divide Between Tech, Government

In a rare move, the US has indicted two Russian government agents for their suspected involvement in a massive Yahoo data breach. "We can not trust Russian ...


Market Currents: Oil wobbles on OPEC scrutiny

Over the last 10 years, stockpiles have climbed to their annual peak in January and February, when winter weather curbs driving, monthly data from the EIA sho...


Stocks slip ahead of Fed meeting; pound drops on Brexit move

The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.1 percent to 3,239.33. Taiwan's TAIEX lost 3.90 points or 0.04 percent to end at 9,740.31. Financial stocks languished as...


McDonald's Investigating Anti-Trump Tweet Sent From Company Account

McDonald's also has a consumer-facing Twitter account, which has 3.39 million followers. It was also briefly pinned to the account's page - making sure it ...


Cancellations already stretching into Wednesday — Blizzard

The airline said it would continue to monitor the weather conditions closely while assisting affected passengers and advising them of itinerary changes. More th...


Elon Musk has another ambitious energy project and this time it's free

In the meanwhile, Atlassian CEO Mike Cannon-Brookes tweeted out to Musk questioning the integrity of the 100-day claim. Those tweets have already set discus...


Defiant US Attorney Preet Bharara fired after refusing Sessions' demand he quit

Saturday that he had been fired. New York Senator Chuck Schumer also said in a statement on Saturday that Trump had called him in November and "assured me he wa...


Women's Day: 'Fearless girl' challenges Wall Street's charging bull

The bronze figure by sculptor Kristen Visbal, which is staring down the legendary bronze bull that has graced the legendary New York City thoroughfare since 1...


Federated Investors Inc. PA Sells 20169 Shares of Emerson Electric Company (EMR)

A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in GE. The institutional investor owned 119,408 shares of the company's stock ...


Titans of oil world meet in Houston after two-year price war

Futures are up 48 percent from a year ago. "Signals we get from oil companies [both national and private] are not very encouraging". IEA on Monday released it...


Trump Calls Out 'Hypocrite' Schumer For Eating Doughnuts With Putin In 2003

President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for forcing his Attorney General to recuse himself from investigating possible links between the Trump campaign and ...


Uber used an elaborate secret program to hide from government regulators

While Uber was careful to downplay the extent to which Greyballing was used against authorities, instead pointing out instances in which competitors, like tax...


U.S. energy secretary pick Rick Perry clears confirmation hurdle

The move comes amidst criticism concerning Perry's beliefs on both the department he now leads and issues it deals with. Perry, who suffered for years from hi...


DREAMer detained by ICE moments after speaking at immigration rally

Daniela Vargas, 22, who is originally from Argentina, was detained by ICE agents who pulled over a friend's auto on a nearby freeway after she left a coalit...


The Snap IPO means a huge payday for two VC firms

Unlike in most listed companies, people who buy the floated shares in Snap will not get any voting rights. There was worry that Snapchat would not perform w...


TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC

Based on their most recently released notes to investors, 3 analysts have a rating of "buy", 6 analysts "outperform", 7 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperfor...


Aboard aircraft carrier, Trump pushes for more military spending

The USS Gerald R. Ford in 2013. The Navy had 204 surface warships out of its total 774 active ships in 1918 when that war ended, though ship technology has ch...


The Bank Of Nova Scotia Bottom Line Advances 10% In Q1

Scotiabank has built long-term value and recorded consistent earnings growth by building on its core strengths and by executing exceptionally well in its core b...


Analysts Set Viavi Solutions Inc (VIAV) Target Price at $8.71

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its stake in shares of Viavi Solutions by 4.7% in the fourth quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 296,991 shares of the c...


FCC puts data security protections on hold

The two agencies will work together to achieve "a technology-neutral privacy framework for the online world", they said. Pai asked the Commission - consisting...


India's GDP expands 7% in Q3

CSO is not alone. With regard to global growth, Moody's said continuing cyclical recovery in global economic activity with growth in G-20 countries picking up...


Airbus hit by military plane issues

Airbus said recent problems with engine gearboxes and delays in supplying defensive aids had led to severe penalties, bureaucratic arguments and cash being held...


Sunday penalty rates out

Reaching the same conclusion from the evidence, the Productivity Commission two years ago recommended cutting Sunday penalty rates of 200 per cent in retail ...


Miami one of the world's worst cities for traffic congestion, study finds

That comes out to about $1,400 per driver. The average driver spent 21.6 hours sitting in traffic during peak commuting times all of previous year in Las Vega...


United Kingdom economy grew less quickly than first estimated in 2016

The figures are likely to reinforce finance minister Philip Hammond's view that there is no case right now to borrow more to help the economy when he announces ...


Jay Z is Launching His Own Venture Capital Fund

Snoop Dogg is said to have put his money in several weed endeavours which include Merry Jane, LeafsBySnoop, FunkSac and Eaze, while Will Smith invested in men...


Le Pen meets Lebanese PM Hariri

Ms Le Pen was born into the National Front party as the youngest daughter of long-time president Jean-Marie Le Pen . French law bans headscarves in the pub...


Popeyes sells for $1.8 billion to Burger King, Tim Hortons parent company

The new offer is said to be mostly cash, with little shares involved. While both Restaurant Brands worldwide and Popeye's refused to comment on the merger r...


Flows of major weapons 'highest since Cold War'

In terms of buying weapons, India is now the largest importer. Russian Federation accounted for a 23 per cent share of global exports in the period between 20...


Former Cardinals WR Michael Floyd pleads guilty to Extreme DUI

A video obtained by TMZ showed police officers trying to awaken Floyd just before 3 a.m.in his vehicle at an intersection while the engine was running. Floyd,...


James Beard Award semifinalists: 6 Arizona chefs, restaurants nominated for 2017 awards

Miami, however, was shut out of the Outstanding Bar Program, Outstanding Pastry Chef, and Outstanding Chef awards, though Andrew Carmellini (The Dutch) was nomi...