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US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

In a press conference with Australia's PM Malcolm Turnbull, the US Vice President said it's still a "serious time". After taking office, Trump was infuriated up...


Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday

Most of the protestant churches, including Anglicans, Baptists, Pentecost and several others followed Gregorian calendar, and thus celebrate Easter on the same ...


Earnings on the Doorstep For Southwest Airlines Co

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in LUV . Southwest CEO Gary Kelly said Thursday that the airline had been thinking abou...


Rupee down 4 paise against Dollar in early trade

On Friday, the rupee had slipped by 5 paise to 64.61 a dollar due to demand uptick for the American currency and persistent capital outflows. "The USD-INR pai...


Potash Corp's profit beats as costs fall, potash sales rise

However, the company faces challenging agriculture market fundamentals. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $19.00 target price on share...


Under Armour posts smaller-than-expected 1Q loss

The current share price indicates that stock is -58.40% away from its one year high and is moving 7.12% ahead of its 52-week low. The top gainer with a secu...


US durable goods advance modest 0.7 percent in March

March's modest increase suggests a loss of momentum in the manufacturing sector after recent strong growth. Though retail inventories increased 0.4 percent last...


Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

A build in USA crude oil stocks would likely add to the downside price pressure. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and non-Opec pro...


Man removed from flight for using bathroom before takeoff

Hamilton, was when he started playing peekaboo with my young daughter, and I just got a good feeling about him", Rosalino said. "But then Mr. Hamilton told me h...


Starbucks Corporation Setting The Table For Earnings

Gradient Investments LLC now owns 1,865 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 718 shares during the period. Starbuc...


Earnings On Deck For American Airlines Group Inc

During the same period previous year, the business posted $2.00 earnings per share. Hellman Jordan Management Company Inc sold 11,743 shares as American Airl...


BC Lumber producers will continue to battle against softwood lumber tariffs: Yurkovich

Softwood lumber joins dairy as a key target for U.S. President Donald Trump, who tweeted a new attack on Canada's supply management system for dairy on Tuesday....


Merkel wants dialogue before Brexit negotiations

It will be the first time Mrs May has met Mr Barnier since taking office and the outcome of the meeting could influence an election campaign in which she is ask...


Less Downside Risk to Growth but No Changes to Inflation — ECB Review

The Mexican peso regained ground after U.S. president Donald Trump backtracked on statements to remove the USA from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAF...


US Crude Stocks Dip, But Gasoline Inventories Rise

The EIA added that total motor gasoline inventories increased by 1.5 million barrels last week and are now near the upper limit of the average range. Global b...


Check on Ratings and Recommendations Roundup: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

Finally, Flinton Capital Management LLC bought a new position in United States Steel during the fourth quarter valued at about $250,000. United States Steel C...


Starbucks sales fall short of expectations

Analysts expected growth of 3.7% globally and 3.5% in the Americas, of which the U.S.is by far the largest market. Starbucks shares fell by as much as 3% in e...


Tech-heavy stock gauge tops 6000 — Nasdaq's record high

KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,384, as of noon Eastern time. It's within a third of a percent of its record...


Woman Dangling From Construction Crane Rescued in Toronto

A rescuer reached the woman at 8 a.m. She is expected to appear in court at Old City Hall at 10 a.m. Thursday. Toronto police have arrested a woman for mi...


Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

But that's not double . He later amended his plan, calling for somewhat higher rates to match what House Republicans have been calling for: 12%, 25% and 33%. T...


Bank of Japan trims inflation view, stands pat on policy

Many analysts expect core consumer prices to head toward 1 percent later this year as the base effect of last year's oil price falls dissipates, though this wou...


Chipotle investigating breach of payment system

Chipotle said it has put in additional security measures and has taken the necessary steps to stop any further intrusion into its financial processing systems. ...


UK leader meeting top EU officials for Brexit working dinner

The latest draft negotiation guidelines, agreed on Monday by Mr Barnier and European diplomats, point to months of hard talks ahead as the EU seeks to ensure Br...


Oil Prices Fall on US Stockpiles Data

Domestic drillers have been adding rigs and increasing shale output at a breakneck pace, offsetting OPEC's supply quota. Crude inventories fell 3.6 million ba...


Investors applaud French vote with stock rally

The Euro rose to a five-month high against the dollar before paring back gains. WALL STREET: The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 0.3 percent to end the week ...


Uber makes it easier for riders to see their own rating

Riders were already able to previously check their ratings, but the information was not readily accessible . Riders were required to email Uber politely inquir...


Syria's Assad is an 'arch-terrorist': British FM

Lavrov said Moscow has asked Washington about the goal of the buildup and received assurances that the USA troops were deployed there to cut supply lines betw...


Minnesota senators press United Airlines about passenger dragged from plane

That eventually led to the video everybody has seen - a 69-year-old man being dragged off the plane by security officers after refusing to give up his seat. Use...


Canada's telecom regulator rules online data be treated equally

Pai is also reportedly developing a plan to eliminate the FCC's net neutrality rules and replace them with "voluntary" commitments that would be enforced by t...


Uproar over United video imperils Chicago airport police

Munoz, who leads United's parent company, apologized again to Kentucky physician David Dao, his family and the other passengers who witnessed him being taken ...


Trump eyes change to tax and Wall St rules

Trump told the Associated Press in an interview that businesses and individuals can expect to receive a "massive tax cut" under his plan. In February, Trump...


Sack Sasikala, Dinakaram before unity talks: Panneerselvam camp

Dinakaran on Wednesday said the state ministers have chose to keep him out of the party due to some fear. Though Munusamy said that Panneerselvam is not racin...


Treasury won't grant Exxon drilling waiver for Russian Federation

However, the Street.com reported that Trump administration Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin has said that USA companies should obey the sanction orde...


Dortmund: police held team bus for 20 minutes before game

The incident meant that kick-off was pushed back by five minutes, with Tuchel admitting that the nerves around the situation put the players in an "awkward" m...


Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

On Tuesday, a federal judge blocked the Trump administration from enforcing a threat to take away funds from cities that do not cooperate with federal immigra...


Aussie hits 2-week low after soft core inflation

The annual rate of inflation has crept above 2% for the first time in two years but economists say the Reserve Bank won't be looking to raise interest rates a...


Sunny & Warm Today, Even Warmer Later This Week

WEEKEND WEATHER: Besides the 80s, we'll also see partly sunny skies and a few afternoon thunderstorms each day this weekend. Temperatures hindered behind this ...


President Trump Signs Executive Order 'Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America'

The US Senate on Monday easily confirmed Sonny Perdue , the son of a farmer, as the next secretary of agriculture , filling one of the few remaining vacanci...


Why Marine Le Pen Has Resigned as National Front Leader

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has upstaged her centrist opponent Emmanuel Macron. The En Marche leader beats Le Pen in most age demo...


NYC mayor to 'Charging Bull' artist: 'Fearless Girl is staying put'

As part of the Be Bold For Change theme, State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) installed the bronze statue as part of an ongoing campaign to increase the number o...


Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

This story has been corrected to show that NY police now say the ages of the fire victims ranged from 2 to 20, rather than 2 to 21. A Queens man recalled Mond...


Trudeau vows to defend Canada interests as U.S. targets lumber, C$ falls

But his tune changed Tuesday morning. The U.S. lumber industry has argued for decades that because most Canadian timber is harvested on Crown lands, the harve...


Fly the funnier skies: Mideast airlines troll United

David Dao's belligerence left officers with no choice but to forcibly remove him. Chris Christie has called for a suspension to the widespread practice of ove...


Canada Responds To 'Unfair' US Lumber Tariff

Softwood lumber imports from Canada past year totaled $5.66 billion, and were regulated under a bilateral agreement reached in 2006, which expired in 2015. Cana...


Oil prices remain level on OPEC's assurance to rebalance crude market

United States gasoline stocks posted a counter-seasonal build of 1.5 million barrels, because of rising refining activity. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate cr...


Marissa Mayer will walk away from Yahoo with $186 million

The sum is considered to be huge and includes a combination of various payments, such as the values of the shares she owns in the company, outstanding share opt...


Twitter Wants To Stream Live Video Programming 24/7

Noto did not mention when Twitter will come up with the new feature, but he said that it would take some time. "Our goal is to be a dependable place so that w...


Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Twitter posted adjusted earnings of 11 cents a share, beating estimates projecting a penny per share. Twitter also claimed to have experienced a rise i...


Why Jason Chaffetz's leaving Congress makes Democrats smile

As the chair of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Chaffetz expected to lead investigation after investigation into presumed 2016 presidential...


Student assessment changes approved by House Education Committee

In his budget address in February, the governor called for $9 million per year over the two-year budget to be handed out in grants to communities with high leve...