Economy

US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks

Before travelling to Moscow for talks with his Russian and Syrian counterparts, Zarif criticised Washington's unilateral move and reiterated his call for an impartial global investigation into the...

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Tax Day 2017 is Next Tuesday, Not April 15

All the states that usually have an April 15 deadline have delayed their filing date as well. Procrastinating taxpayers have until midnight Tuesday to file federal and state taxes this year, or at...

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Trump thanks Navy for Syria strikes

Trump thanks Navy for Syria strikes

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara sees the US intervention in Syria as appropriate but not enough. Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, ...

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Pope off to prison for foot washing ritual

Pope off to prison for foot washing ritual

The full text of the homily of the Chrism Mass is available at the website of Vatican News. Because of the nature of the prison and its inmates, Francis' visit is being conducted under unusually p...

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Egg hunt Friday in Sherrill

Egg hunt Friday in Sherrill

On Saturday at 11 a.m., the Portneuf District Library, along with the Regional Early Childhood Council, Journeys DDA, and Speech Therapy Services, will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt for children wit...

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Airtel extends free extra 10GB data for post-paid users

Airtel extends free extra 10GB data for post-paid users

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) will soon examine and settle the complaint made by new entrant Reliance Jio Infocomm against incumbent players Bharti Airtel , Vodafone India and Id...

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Switch is Nintendo's fastest-selling console ever in the US

Switch is Nintendo's fastest-selling console ever in the US

Even considering the Switch's high sale numbers-over 906,000 in the U.S.in March alone-analysts are already predicting a new "mini" variation of the hybrid console could be on the market in the next t...

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March 2017 NPD: Nintendo Switch Outsells PS4 & Xbox One

Nintendo's new platform is selling like hot-cakes and based on recent NPD figures, the Switch is Nintendo's fastest-selling console to date. In the report, Citigroup initiated coverage of the game mak...

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Steve Bannon Reportedly Opposed Syrian Airstrike

McMaster. A number of members of President Donald Trump's administration have told The Daily Beast that Bannon has started to refer to the president's son-in-law, and advisor, Jared Kushner a "g...

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US Treasury: China not a currency manipulator

President Donald Trump's administration declined to name any major trading partners as currency manipulators in a highly anticipated report on Friday, confirming a decision to back away from his key c...

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Uber's revenue hits $6.5 billion in 2016, still has large loss

Uber's revenue hits $6.5 billion in 2016, still has large loss

Its adjusted net loss was $2.8 billion, excluding the operation in China it sold past year, said Uber , the largest of Silicon Valley's 'unicorns, ' or venture capital-backed companies with a valuati...

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Deadline for filing tax returns is Tuesday this year

Deadline for filing tax returns is Tuesday this year

Check Where to File on IRS.gov or the last page of the tax instructions. As a result, it is important that you make a solid estimate that would be on the high side for the anticipated tax balance. But...

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Trump Signs Web Privacy Rollback That Democrats Say Is Anti-Consumer

Trump Signs Web Privacy Rollback That Democrats Say Is Anti-Consumer

The rules required the Internet service providers to seek customer's permission before they reveal their geographic location, financial information, health information, or family information along wit...

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United changes crew booking policy after passenger dragged off plane

Other airlines have not said whether they will increase their compensation limits to displaced passengers. The memo was obtained by the Associated Press , and a spokesman for Delta Airlines told ...

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Conflict could break out at any moment over North Korea: China

Conflict could break out at any moment over North Korea: China

While Trump has put North Korea on notice that he will not tolerate any more provocation, US officials have said his administration is focusing its strategy on tougher economic sanctions. "They ha...

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Reviewed By Analysts

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Reviewed By Analysts

The consensus rating is 3, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. XOM has been the subject of several analyst reports. With such a huge footprint, there was plenty of fat for Exxon Mo...

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Payless closes almost 400 stores; Butte store not affected

The footwear retailer released a list of almost 400 locations that are slated for closure on Wednesday. Payless ShoeSource, one of the largest family footwear retailers in the US, has filed for bank...

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Canada advances effort to legalize recreational marijuana

The 18 cannabis bills introduced today will impose "significant penalties" for anyone who breaks Canada's new marijuana rules. The new legislation would allow adults to buy fresh and dried cannabis...

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BC election campaign officially begins

During her speech, she focused on the Liberals job plan and on the economy. "They don't sock it away in a Swiss bank account". Election platform unveiled by BC Liberals including first-ever Vanc...

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Maple Leafs drop playoff opener against Washington in overtime

The game kicks off at 7:00 PM EST in Verizon Center, Washington . Washington did battle back, however, and cut the lead little by little. We have good players, we're allowed to play high-level ho...

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Trump's abrupt reversals of key issues may reflect experience

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies with nuclear attack, attempts as a matter of state policy to subvert Western elections, and murders political opponents. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) w...

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BC Liberals stand pat with platform

The Liberals enter the campaign with a strong economic record, which includes the lowest jobless rate in Canada, a top-performing economy and consecutive surplus budgets. Liberals and the B.C. NDP ...

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United Airlines Changes Policies Following Airplane Incident

At least one other airline is rethinking its policy too. When flights are overbooked, the airlines generally conduct auctions to get passengers to give up their seats voluntarily. Gate agents are al...

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Tesla's next trick will be an electric semi truck

Musk also tweeted Thursday that Tesla expects to unveil a pickup truck in 18 to 24 months. We first got an inkling of a semi truck in July past year, when Musk hinted that his company was workin...

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Tesla's Musk announces plans for semi-truck launch

Tesla Motors overtook General Motors to become the biggest USA automaker by market capitalization April 10, 2017, a sign of how Silicon Valley has captured investor excitement at Detroit's expense. L...

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University student killed in Venezuela opposition protest

University student killed in Venezuela opposition protest

The Interior Ministry denied claims that Ortiz was part of the protest and said the transit police officer who shot the student had been arrested, according to ABC News. "The Bolivarian government s...

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Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) Valuation According To Analysts

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) Valuation According To Analysts

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 97.29% of the company's stock. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company bought a new position in Louisiana-Pacific during the third quarter worth $163...

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Wells Fargo orders former execs to pay back $75 million

Though Stumpf , the CEO who appeared before the committees, resigned his post in October, there are others worth questioning, Ellison said. Ellison also asked how many employees submitted forma...

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Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon say they won't sell your individual browsing history

Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon say they won't sell your individual browsing history

Republicans in Congress had last week narrowly passed the repeal of the privacy rules with no Democratic support and over the strong objections of privacy advocates. Lewis said that Comcast Corpor...

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'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO

'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO

Federal law says airlines don't have to pay more than $1,350 to passengers who are bumped involuntarily. The backlash from the incident resonated around the world, with social media users in the Uni...

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