Economy

US unemployment hits 16-year low despite modest jobs gains

The bureau's more expansive unemployment rate, the U-6, came in at 8.4 percent, compared with 8.6 percent in April. As I explained in yesterday's ADP report analysis, we need about 121,000 jobs ad...

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WannaCry ransomware worm infected over 200k computers worldwide

Although the United Kingdom was the first to report the attack, it along with Germany and France has seen a relatively small number of systems infected. However, a bug in WannaCry code means the att...

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4 nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

The three Gulf countries announced they closed their borders to Qatar and gave Qatari residents and visitors two weeks to leave their states. Qatar is also due to host the World Cup in 2022. "We cer...

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Family identifies Canadian killed in London attacks

Islamic State's statement from its Amaq news agency claimed the group's "fighters" were responsible, according to the SITE Intelligence Group. Seven people were killed on Saturday evening, when th...

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British Airways flights grounded due to global system outage

The problem comes on a bank holiday weekend, when tens of thousands of Britons and their families are travelling. "We are extremely sorry for the inconvenience this is causing our customers during t...

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Saudi's Falih says more oil output cuts possible, will assess in July

Light, sweet crude for July delivery recently lost $1.16, or 2.4%, to $47.20 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange . ‧ US crude exports rose to average about 1 million barrels per day in Apr...

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Toyota Working On Flying Car - Flying Start?

Toyota Working On Flying Car - Flying Start?

The test model is being developed by the Japanese company Cartivator , and supported by a Toyota investment of $386,000. Nakamura said the design needed more stability so the prototype would be able ...

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WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle lower

In contrast to the optimism in gold, the oil market remains in a deep funk about oversupply and demand and Friday's weak United States jobs report for May didn't improve matters one bit. "Investor...

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Lookout for Price Target? Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK), Citigroup Inc

Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Discovery Communications, Inc. the EPS stands at 0.41 for the previous quarter, while the analyst...

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Captain Virat Kohli Pleased with India's Winning Start

When Yuvraj departed lbw to Hasan it led to another upping of the ante, Kohli unfurling three sixes and three fours in a savage 11-ball period, before Hardik Pandya clubbed Imad Wasim for three si...

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Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ) Valuation According To Analysts

Heading into the stock price potential, Alon USA Energy, Inc.by far traveled -2.62% after crossing its median price target of $12.65. TheStreet upgraded Alon USA Energy from a "d+" rating to a "c" rat...

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Unsettle Horse rammed into a vehicle windshield in Jaipur

Unsettle Horse rammed into a vehicle windshield in Jaipur

In a freak accident, a horse broke into a car's windshield after collision between the two in Jacob road in Jaipur , Rajasthan. Reportedly, the car's driver and the horse sustained minor injuries and...

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Ford CEO reportedly fired, will be replaced by driverless auto head

Mark Fields-a almost 30-year veteran of the company-will reportedly be replaced by Jim Hackett , a relative newcomer who was most recently in charge of Ford's autonomous-vehicle arm, Ford Smart M...

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WWDC 2017 kicks off today: how to watch?

WWDC 2017 kicks off today: how to watch?

While it is not expected to be shipped this year, the Siri-speaker is expected to the hub to control appliances, lights in the home via Apple's HomeKit system. For users who are tied into the Apple ec...

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Azerbaijan says OPEC deal extension meets its interests

The Organization, Russia , and other major oil producers agreed to curb production by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) for six months from January 1 to support the market and push prices to $60 pe...

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London Bridge Attack: Canadian Christine Archibald Among Those Killed in Terror Incident

Twitter user BatemanLDN said: "It woke me up along with the whole street". - 10pm - Scotland Yard says seven women aged between 19 and 60 are among those arrested at an address in Barking under t...

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Frenchman killed in London attack: French minister

Frenchman killed in London attack: French minister

Aside from the fact that telling people they should be panicking is bad advice, Trump also neglected to explain that Khan was telling everyone not to be anxious just because they would be seeing an ...

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Ariana Grande changes One Love Manchester setlist for victim Olivia Campbell

Two women share a laugh with an armed police officer as fans begin to arrive at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground ahead of the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester on June 4, 2017 . "I...

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May could lose majority in United Kingdom parliament: YouGov study

The weak pound helped lift the FTSE 100 35 points, or 0.5%, to 7,555 with technology and industrial stocks providing the upward momentum. If this happened, the Conservatives would still be the b...

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Expansion not linked to Trump's trade campaign (DAI, BMW)

Expansion not linked to Trump's trade campaign (DAI, BMW)

German chancellor Angela Merkel, who has in the past even been dubbed the "climate chancellor" for her efforts to fight global warming, welcomed Mr Li's remarks at their joint press conference. He add...

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Oil prices settle lower on disappointment in OPEC's production policy

Prior to the meeting, traders had bid up the price of oil, factoring in the possibility of additional steeper production cuts into the price of oil. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Coun...

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London terror attack: Canadian among those killed, Prime Minister's Office says

France's foreign ministry says seven of its citizens were wounded, and four are in a critical condition. Christine Archibald, from Castlegar in British Columbia, was among the seven people killed in...

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"Not a cyber attack": British Airways cancels all flights from London airports

Earlier on, the airline said most long-haul flights due to land in London were expected to arrive as normal. British Airways on Saturday cancelled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick air...

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USA evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

Trump said participation in the pact would undermine the US economy, wipe out American jobs, weaken national sovereignty and put America at a disadvantage to other countries. "There's enough to deal ...

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Tories U-turn on social care policy

Tories U-turn on social care policy

Nobody mentioned a cap because there wasn't going to be one. Some Tories were suggesting £150,000, £200,000 and £300,000 as possible levels. Speaking at the launch of the Welsh Conservative manif...

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Oil slides as US climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns

Oil slides as US climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns

Domestic gasoline and diesel prices are expected to drop next week, after two consecutive weeks of increases, amid renewed concerns over a global supply glut in the worldwide oil market, market sou...

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Finn added to England squad following Woakes injury

Finn could well go straight into England's XI in Cardiff if, as happened against Bangladesh , they opt to play just the one spinner. England Lions had won the first match by nine wickets after ...

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BA boss 'won't resign' over flight chaos

In a video statement, Cruz apologized, saying "I know this has been a terrible time for customers". Around a quarter of Sunday's flights set to depart from London's major hub before 10.00 p.m. The...

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Russia's Putin denies having compromising information on Trump

The president fired Flynn in February for his failure to disclose contacts with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak, and for lying to Vice President Mike Pence . "Do you think we're gathering compromis...

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Gov. Rauner Not Surprised At Bond Rating Drop

Why didn't we debate and vote on this in February? We could have and should have done this two years ago. The grand bargain became petite, but it did include a series of tax hikes, and that seems to...

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