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Ethics Commission expected to hear complaint against Gov. Robert Bentley

Members went behind closed doors Wednesday to consider the matter. The commission referred the matter to the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office. "We...


Commuter rail heads criticize Amtrak over recent derailments

Santoro demanded that Amtrak form a team that would include rail experts from NJ Transit, Amtrak and the LILRR "to walk every inch of track at Penn Station New ...


The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper 50th anniversary reissue details announced

Pepper songs. The deluxe CD and digital versions will also include new stereo mixes: a previously unreleased instrumental take of Penny Lane and two unre...


Lowe warns banks on mortgage affordability

Boosting transport links and infrastructure would help in addressing some of the supply concerns, he added. While a loose labor market, anemic wage growth and...


South African government warns against illegal protests

The ANC secretary general said that although Zuma had consulted the ANC's senior ranks on former finance minister Pravin Gordhan's removal, the president had ...


US companies add 263K jobs in March, most in 2 years

The U.S. job market continued to climb in March, adding 263,000 more jobs, well above the projected 185,000, according to CNBC . Goods-producing employment inc...


Boeing Forms New Innovation Cell; Invests in Tech Companies Upskill, Zunum Aero

Greg Smith, chief financial officer and executive VP for corporate development and strategy at Boeing , said the innovation cell will seek to build on the comp...


Utilities vow to finish reactors despite Westinghouse woes

It's unclear how the construction on both projects will proceed, but the chairman of the Georgia Public Service Commission told the Times that if Westinghous...


Growing exports help United Kingdom economy stabilise

A Reuters poll last month predicted 0.5 percent [ECILT/EU]. Actual growth lower than this time last yearChris Williamson, IHS Markit chief business economist,...


Goldberg gives unscripted goodbye to WWE Universe after RAW

Taker made a similar tease in the past but it was believed by some that this match could be the last for the 52 year old. A win after that demolition at Survi...


White House, lawmakers adrift over reviving health bill

The Trump administration and congressional Republicans remained adrift Wednesday over their uphill drive to exhume the GOP health care bill, with no signs of mo...


Blaming Assad, Trump says Syria attack 'cannot be tolerated'

Pope Francis strongly condemned a shocking chemical attack in Syria that left some 70 people, including at least 10 children, dead. He suggested that the attack...


Acuity Brands, Inc. reiterated as Buy By Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Acuity Brands in a research note on Tuesday, March 28th. ROIC is calculated by dividing Net Income - Divi...


Australian leader promises help on housing affordability

She said that while the current agreement would provide real flow-on effects for the economy, the BCA hoped it would build momentum to get the entire package th...


#ANCNWC: 'Letter urging Zuma to quit withdrawn'

Meanwhile, opposition parties, civil society, religious leaders and unions are planning anti-Zuma protests across the country. Since taking office in 2009, th...


UNSC Emergency Meeting on Chemical Attack in Syria's Idlib

Dozens died in an attack on Tuesday that activists said was committed by Assad's regime. "These heinous actions by the Assad regime can not be tolerated", Tru...


Germany plans law to ban child marriage

Germany poses a particular problem for US -owned social networking sites accustomed to American standards of free speech. Germany already has some of the worl...


US Soccer and women's national team agree on new contract

United States midfielder Carli Lloyd (10) celebrates with goalkeeper Hope Solo (1), midfielder Megan Rapinoe (15) and defender Meghan Klingenberg (22) after sc...


Elon Musk's SolarCity Is Now Taking Orders for Solar Roof Panels

Investors now apparently are banking on Tesla CEO Elon Musk making good on his promise to produce the Model 3 at high volumes, something Tesla hasn't done w...


EU draft guidelines soften line on future UK relationship

She said that "it is not a percentage that the other member states can not fill in once they will be gone". Subsequently, the United Kingdom adopted a number ...


Large Cap REIT - Office: Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR)

Also, Director H Richard Haverstick, Jr. bought 7,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 8th. Evercore ISI inc...


United States factories expand again in March but at slower pace

While the index was down slightly from the 57.7 mark reported for February, 17 of the 18 manufacturing industries included in the survey grew in March. But a me...


Schiff calls out Nunes as tensions escalate over House Russia probe

As this continues to play out, there's one question in particular I've been thinking a lot about. Throughout the White House briefing Wednesday, Spicer questi...


Two killed in flooding as Cyclone Debbie wreaks havoc in Australia

Rockhampton, with a population of over 80,000 on the Fitzroy River, was expected to suffer flood levels not seen for a century and Stewart urged residents in lo...


Tesla Delivers 25000 Vehicles In Q1: Next Up Is Model 3

Following the sale, the director now owns 166,846 shares of the company's stock, valued at $35,521,513.40. Finally, Shinko Asset Management Co. Guggenheim a...


Tesla in the Spotlight as it Surpasses Ford in Market Value

Over the trailing year, the stock is outperforming the S&P 500 by 10.12, and it's gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than ...


Flynn did not initially disclose income from Russia-linked companies

North's convictions in the Iran-Contra scandal were overturned due to his being given immunity by Congress for his testimony. It then came out two WH official...


Jenna Lyons Is Leaving J.Crew

Lyons, who has been with the company for 26 years and is second in command after Chief Executive Mickey Drexler , will stay on with the company as a consultant...


Death toll in yesterday's St Petersburg bombing rises to 14

Petersburg metro auto, as a top Kremlin spokesman noted it was just "one of the versions" being studied as experts combed through wreckage and body parts. An ex...


Former London mayor given 2 year suspension over 'Hitler supported Zionism' remarks

Asked if he wanted to apologise to Jewish people who had been offended by his comments, the former London mayor replied: "I apologise for the offence caused b...


Diageo plc's (DGE) Sell Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

It has a 15.35 P/E ratio. The company's market cap is GBX 57.51 billion. GBX 289's average target is 40.98% above currents GBX 205 stock price. SRC Energy Inc...


New €50 banknote starts circulating

The president of the ECB , Mario Draghi, said that even in the digital era cash keeps being essential to the economy. Around 6.5 billion of the new €50 not...


GOP Rep Calls For Devin Nunes to Recuse Himself From Russia Probe

The lawyer said Yates still meant to testify and would not disclose any classified information. Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House intelligence committee...


Pro-Russia lawmaker to meet with Trump

According to a USA official, Trump national security aides discovered that Rice requested the identities of Trump campaign advisers. The aide was not authorized...


Crude oil futures plunge 0.97 percent on weak overseas trend

USA light crude was up 20 cents at $48.24. May West Texas Intermediate crude lost 34 cents, or 0.7%, to settle at $47.70 a barrel on the New York Mercantile E...


A timeline of deadly attacks in Russian Federation

No one has claimed responsibility for the bombing, which came as President Vladimir Putin was visiting his hometown, raising speculation it could have been time...


Reckitt Benckiser set to review food business

While that is above global food companies trading at 13.5 times on average, it is "probably justified by the strong fundamentals", Kepler Cheuvreux analyst Ri...


Acorda Therapeutics Inc. (ACOR) Plunged After Ampyra Patents Invalidated

A total of 5 brokerages have released a ratings update on ACOR. On Thursday, December 1 BLANK BURKHARD sold $207,442 worth of Acorda Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:...


Trump signs bill blocking online privacy regulation

In a major blow to consumer privacy, President Trump signed a resolution today reversing an Obama-era rule that restricted what internet providers could do with...


President Trump just signed off on killing your Internet privacy protections

This, after the U.S. Senate passed the resolution that would effectively eliminate the rules FCC passed last October 2016 adopting the new Broadband Consu...


It's "Free Cone Day" At Ben & Jerry's

The publicity stunt, aptly known as " Free Cone Day ", has become an annual tradition since the Vermont-based company hosted the first one in Burlington in 1979...


Shoe retailer Payless files bankruptcy, will close 400 stores

As the company is restructured, close to 400 stores will be closed immediately. Payless ShoeSource has become the most recent retailer to file for bankruptc...


Arsene Wenger: I'm not scared of Arsenal fans' criticism

Wenger said: "It's a good challenge to finish in the top four this season but I think it's perfectly possible". Overall I felt it was a mental test and overall ...


Delays anticipated after train derailment at Penn Station

In the meantime, NJ Transit has been running trains on a modified schedule, added additional bus service and is cross-honoring tickets. No serious injuries we...


Billionaire Warren Buffett Is the Face of Cherry Coke in China

In China, he is often referred to as "gu shen", or "the God of stock investing".past year more than 3,000 Chinese investors flocked to Omaha for the annual meet...


IRS to use private debt collectors amid huge phone scam

Typically taxpayers receive scam emails created to trick them into thinking the messages are official communications from the IRS or others in the tax industry,...


'Pink Star' Diamond Sells for Record $71.2M in Bidding War

Sotheby's didn't change its practices for accepting bids in this auction as buyer defaults are "extremely rare", said Catherine Allen, a spokeswoman. The bu...


Opening rounds' Masters pairing conjure up three of world's best

After Day's father, Alvin, tragically died of stomach cancer when his son was only 12, his mother mortgaged the family home to finance his tuition at a golf aca...


RBA expected to keep rates on hold this year

Put simply, the supply side simply did not keep pace with the stronger demand side. On the positive ledger, material stocks ended 0.6 per cent higher, with go...


Syria gas attack reportedly kills dozens, including children

The center published footage of medical workers appearing to intubate an unresponsive man stripped down to his underwear and hooking up a little girl foaming at...