Economy

United States tax reform coming soon, Treasury Sec. Mnuchin says

United States tax reform coming soon, Treasury Sec. Mnuchin says

Mnuchin said the Treasury was working on tax reform options "day and night" but he gave few specifics. "The more permanent we can make the tax code the more it makes sense to us", he said. Mnuchin s...

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BMW HP4 Race debuts in China

BMW HP4 Race debuts in China

Based on the S 1000 RR, the HP4 RACE produces 215 horsepower and weighs just 377 lbs. wet. BMW has taken wraps off the 2017 HP4 Race, which is the first ever production motorcycle to come with a f...

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Euro propped up by weak dollar, sterling near 6-month high

The British pound rallied as much as 2.7 percent against the USA dollar to hit its highest level since early October after British Prime Minister Theresa May surprised markets by calling for an earl...

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Corbyn launches election campaign with appeal to overturn 'rigged system'

Corbyn launches election campaign with appeal to overturn 'rigged system'

MPs voted yesterday to approve the plan for an election on June 8 just two years after the last election, and three years early with the parliament not due to end until 2020. IG Group, which is an onl...

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Wells claws back $75 million more from ex-execs

Wells claws back $75 million more from ex-execs

Late previous year, Wells Fargo was fined $ 185 million for a fake account scandal, where more than 5,000 of the bank's former employees opened more than 2 million fake accounts to get sales bo...

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Oil spill reported on North Slope, volume unknown

A second leak at the well was emitting gas at a reduced rate, the state's environmental conservation department said. So far no injuries or wildlife impacts have been reported. In 2010, a BP-operated ...

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U.S. crude oil stocks drop

U.S. crude oil stocks drop

Oil had rallied above $53 a barrel after some producers voiced support for prolonging a six-month supply-cut deal by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies. US WTI crude futu...

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Georgia Democrat puts Donald Trump's popularity to the test in Congress vote

Georgia Democrat puts Donald Trump's popularity to the test in Congress vote

In the 2016 Presidential Election, Trump only won the "red" 6th District over Democrat Challenger Hillary Clinton, by just 1 percentage point, giving Democrats hope they can "Flip the 6th". Tonight's ...

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Trump enters US-Canada milk fight with threat to end NAFTA

MacNaughton says the facts don't bear out that Canada's policies are the cause of financial loss for USA dairy farmers. While speaking in Wisconsin Tuesday to announce his Buy American - Hire Americ...

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Toll reaches almost four a day in BC's overdose crisis: coroner

The BC Coroners Service reports 120 people died of illicit drug use last month, almost four per day, and a spike from the 102 deaths in February. Nearly 83 per cent of those killed so far this year ...

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Big Boi Releases 'Mic Jack' Feat. Adam Levine

Big Boi Releases 'Mic Jack' Feat. Adam Levine

The Levine-featured track is called " Mic Jack " and is slated for a premiere on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 show tomorrow at 12.30pm ET. There's no doubt that Big Boi is one of the most under-appreci...

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Trump Orders Probe Into Whether Steel Imports Harming US

Trump Orders Probe Into Whether Steel Imports Harming US

Ross argued that China is not acting in good faith to cut back on exports. "If the U.S. severely punished the Chinese steel industry, which is absolutely warranted on economic grounds for China dump...

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Oil prices fall Tuesday on expected surge in United States shale output

Brent crude futures LCOc1, the worldwide benchmark for oil, were at $54.77 per barrel at 0354 GMT (11:54 p.m. ET), down 12 cents from their last close. Oil prices will increase as demand improves and ...

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David Attenborough wants to show you some fossils (in VR)

David Attenborough wants to show you some fossils (in VR)

You'll be able to hold up, peer inside, tilt and look more closely at the objects, which will include fossils, bones and skulls from the museum. The real objects can also be found within the museum. I...

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Only 34 New England Patriots showed up to meet Trump

I would imagine if Donald Trump gets a look at this he'll claim it was photoshopped and that way more players were there. To some players, absences were notably linked to politics. "What a group of ch...

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Moving Stocks: Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD), Sabre Corporation (SABR)

It has underperformed by 33.98% the S&P500. Vulcan Value Partners LLC now owns 6,665,950 shares of the information technology services provider's stock worth $166,315,000 after buying an additional 19...

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VERIFY: Buy American, Hire American - what does executive order actually do?

In short, the order aims at cracking down on skilled worker visa abuse and forces the government agencies to buy more domestically produced products. The H-1B visa programme allows numerous country'...

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Stock Overselling in Action: Sunshine Heart Inc (NASDAQ:SSH)

Stock Overselling in Action: Sunshine Heart Inc (NASDAQ:SSH)

Currently, the market capitalization of Sunshine Heart Inc. An influential analyst on Wall Street may give a stock that is now trading at $60 a one-year price target of $90; however, there is no con...

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Ocwen dealt crippling blow by 20 state regulators

Ocwen dealt crippling blow by 20 state regulators

One of the biggest complaints is about how Ocwen handles the foreclosure process. "We allege that these violations were significant and systemic, and harmed thousands of consumers", CFPB director Ri...

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US accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations'

The hypocrisy of Washington's labeling Iran as a sponsor of terrorism and the source of all "trouble in the region" is shameless. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson revealed the review in a lette...

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Former NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Found Dead In His Prison Cell30:00

Former NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Found Dead In His Prison Cell30:00

Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for a murder conviction and just days ago was acquitted of a double murder, died after hanging himself in his prison cell Wednesday, April 19, 2017 , MA pri...

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FCC votes to allow some broadcasters to buy more TV stations

FCC votes to allow some broadcasters to buy more TV stations

CBS government affairs executive vice president, John Orlando, met with FCC Republicans earlier this month to argue that broadcasters "desperately" need to get out from under the new ownership limit...

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United Airlines changes policy after 'horrific' passenger ordeal

Cellphone video of the incident sparked widespread outrage and created a public-relations nightmare for United. "This disgusting situation has provided a harsh learning experience from which we will...

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Valuation According To Analysts

Albion Financial Group UT raised its position in Gilead Sciences by 0.6% in the third quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 718,792 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $56,870,000 ...

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Wilmington PLC (WIL) Given

Wilmington PLC (WIL) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital

In related news, insider John Reizenstein acquired 15,600 shares of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 9th. It has outperformed by 64.79% the S&P500. Market capi...

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Once critical of global deals, Trump slow to pull out of any

But while Tillerson reiterated that President Donald Trump's administration was reviewing the United States' overall Iran policy, he gave no indication America was preparing to pull out of the...

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Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

It has a 77.96 P/E ratio. The Company's orthopedic medicine portfolio includes ORTHOVISC, MONOVISC, and CINGAL, which alleviate pain and restore joint function by replenishing depleted HA, and HYALOFA...

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House Election-Georgia story

Camerota began the segment by noting that Handel had just sent an email to the GOP occupant of the White House stating: "Thank you for the call this morning". In what was touted by the media as a poss...

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United Employees Can No Longer Displace Boarded Passengers

United Continental Holdings Inc issued an updated policy to ensure crew travelling on its aircraft are booked at least 60 minutes prior to departure, according to a United spokeswoman. Other airlines ...

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Ledyard National Bank Sells 10375 Shares of KeyCorp (KEY)

Stephens lowered shares of KeyCorp from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Monday, December 19th. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a ...

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