Economy

Trump won't use Israel trip to announce embassy move

The exercise included practicing the Trump convoy's drive to the President's Residence and to the Western Wall. Not wanting to hamper any chances for peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian...

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Alligator in Critical Condition After Getting Run Over By Motorcycle in Florida

Alligator in Critical Condition After Getting Run Over By Motorcycle in Florida

The motorist suffered minor injuries after losing control and rolling her vehicle, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Authorities say the alligator was 10 feet 9 inches long.

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Dollar's fall wipes out Trump gains

Dollar's fall wipes out Trump gains

GBP/USD is supported in the range of 1.2993 levels and now trading at 1.3033 levels. Bitcoin hit a record high of 1,910 in Asian trade. Brazilian markets cratered on Thursday, with stocks down alm...

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Oil rises as investors expect output cut extension next week

Oil rises as investors expect output cut extension next week

This inventory decline may prove to be the inflexion point we have looked for in the data, but crude stocks remain extremely elevated and are only 2.5% below the all-time high reached at end March. We...

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Trump tells Russians about firing Comey

The quotes from Trump come from a White House document based on notes taken from a meeting Trump had with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Offic...

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American Electric Power Seeks Bids For Powder River Basin Coal

American Electric Power Seeks Bids For Powder River Basin Coal

The shares were sold at an average price of $65.90, for a total value of $86,592.60. The United Kingdom-based Legal General Grp Public Limited Co has invested 0.2% in American Electric Power Company...

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Donald Trump: FBI inquiry is 'biggest witch-hunt in history'

Donald Trump tweeted he was the victim of the "single greatest witch hunt" in USA history. After Trump ousted Comey, the White House first said the president did so because of a Justice Department...

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China, ASEAN agree on framework for South China Sea code of conduct

China has recently put on water its second aircraft carrier, which is its first Chinese-made vessel of this type. Thursday's meeting on the framework on the CoC was co-chaired by Chinese Vice Forei...

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Trump lands in Saudi Arabia

Trump lands in Saudi Arabia

He'll participate later in an arrival ceremony at the Saudi Royal Court and a luncheon banquet, followed by a bilateral meeting with the king, a signing ceremony and a meeting with the Deputy Crown Pr...

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Encana Corp (ECA) PT Set at $12.50 by TD Securities

About 542,121 shares traded. Comparatively, ECA posted earnings of $0.03 per share in the same quarter, a year earlier. They expect $0.05 earnings per share, down 50.00% or $0.05 from last year's $0.1...

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Oil rebounds above $50 on latest US stockpile figures

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers including Russian Federation have agreed to cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of th...

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Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Relieved Pressure on Him

The president did not announce his pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director before leaving Friday on his first foreign trip. The news of a potential cover-up investigation came just hours a...

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Trump Told Russians He Fired 'Nut Job' Comey Because Of Investigation

Trump Told Russians He Fired 'Nut Job' Comey Because Of Investigation

A memo by Comey alleged Trump even asked that the probe into Flynn be shut down. "Comey said that as he was walking across the room, he was determined that there wasn't going to be a hug", Wittes said...

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Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Closed at $1.03

Analysts reported that the Price Target for Oclaro, Inc. might touch $17 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $14.17 and $11 respectively. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This piec...

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Hearse stolen, body dumped in Brazos County

Hearse stolen, body dumped in Brazos County

By 7 a.m., part of the issue was resolved: The delivery driver called authorities after spotting the gurney on Dick Elliott Road near Tabor Road. Owner Travis D. That's when police say Crow and Albrec...

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Facebook to stream Major League Baseball game each Friday starting this week

Facebook to stream Major League Baseball game each Friday starting this week

Major League Baseball commissioner Robert D. Manfred Jr. announced the deal on Thursday at a meeting of Major League Baseball owners, calling it "probably the most important single announcement" o...

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Saudis, Russia Favor Extending Oil Cuts Until End March 2018

Oil has gained support from the deal but inventories remain high and rising output from other producers, including the United States, is keeping prices below the $60 that top exporter Saudi Arabia wou...

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CONE Midstream Partners LP (CNNX), Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. (CBLI)

Dominion Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:DM) remained flat at $29.35 during mid-day trading on Friday. Among 7 analysts covering Rice Midstream Partners ( NYSE:RMP ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hol...

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U.S. crude oil inventories drop sharply as imports decline

Economists were anticipating a drop of 2 million barrels, according to Bloomberg. While prices surged immediately after the agreement, in recent weeks they have come under sustained pressure as USA pr...

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President Trump defends sharing 'terrorism' facts with Russians

President Trump defends sharing 'terrorism' facts with Russians

Mr Trump said he shared the information at "an openly scheduled W.H. meeting" and these were " facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety". He described the White House as "on a downward...

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Senators: Rosenstein knew of Comey firing before memo

President Donald Trump , striking a defiant tone after days of political tumult, denies colluding with Russian Federation during his 2016 campaign or asking former FBI Director James Comey to drop a p...

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Lawmakers Demand Action Against Turkish Government After Violence Erupts Outside Embassy

On Tuesday, a small group of individuals held a protest adjacent to the home of the Turkish ambassador in Washington, D.C. While the demonstrators were peaceful, a group of people who presumably did n...

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OPEC 'no longer in control' of oil prices

Though the USA stockpile dropped sharply in December 2016, it recoiled steeply in the early months of 2017 due to the annual shutdown of refineries for maintenance purposes. "We are only drilling the ...

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Alibaba Earnings Miss But Revenue Soars 60%

Alibaba Earnings Miss But Revenue Soars 60%

Revenue rose 56 per cent to 158.27 billion yuan (US$22.96 billion) in the year ended March 31, while net income was 41.23 billion yuan, weighed down by a higher tax bill and investments in cloud com...

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GOP, Dems and even Trump welcome special counsel appointment

Separately, McClatchy News Service reported Wednesday that before Mr Trump took office, Gen Flynn had blocked an Obama administration military plan, opposed by Turkey, against the Islamic State grou...

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China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack

China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack

After 72 hours, the $300 ransom doubles. Researchers from a variety of security firms say they have so far failed to find a way to decrypt files locked up by WannaCry and say chances are low anyone ...

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Approval of President Trump drops to lowest since inauguration: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Approval of President Trump drops to lowest since inauguration: Reuters/Ipsos poll

About two in five said they strongly disapproved of the president, while 42 percent of the voters who helped elect Trump in November said they still strongly approve of him. Americans appear to have s...

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Oil heads for 2nd week of gains as output cut extension expected

FXTM research analyst Lukman Otunuga said although Opec members may be commended on their ability to repeatedly boost the market on production cut talks, the effects could wear out soon. The rebou...

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Trump's China trade deal won't wipe out the deficit

Trump's China trade deal won't wipe out the deficit

In the financial sector, the announcement said China will allow wholly foreign-owned financial firms in China to provide credit rating services , and issue bond underwriting and settlement lic...

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Merkel Says She Won't Be a 'Know-It-All' in Talks With Macron

Merkel Says She Won't Be a 'Know-It-All' in Talks With Macron

Amid deep-seated suspicions that Mr Trump would have preferred Mr Macron's far-right rival Marine Le Pen to emerge victorious from last week's election, senior U.S. That the new prime minister was a m...

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