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Quotes from North Korean official about tensions with US

Concerns have grown since the U.S. Navy fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian airfield last week in response to a deadly gas attack, raising questions about U....


Canadian milk pricing scheme causes major disruptions in United States dairy

In response to a changing market, Canada says it implemented a new milk-product class aimed at making its farmers more competitive with the U.S. That's, essenti...


Wells Fargo board place bulk of account scandal blame on former executives

It has been under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission because of its practices. Wells Fargo said Tolstedt had been fired for cause a...


President Trump allows ISPs to share & sell customers' private data

Passed through Congress last week with exclusively Republican support, the bill rolls back restrictions that-had they taken effect-would have prevented ISPs fro...


Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly loses ads over sex harassment claims

Rowe Price , GlaxoSmithKline, Allstate, Mitsubishi, Credit Karma , Bayer (Claritin and Aleve), Lexus , and WayFair . However, the actions taken by the corporat...


Hyundai Motor pulls ad from the O'Reilly Factor

But in the wake of the Times report about O'Reilly and the settlements , some companies have announced they are pulling their ads from "The O'Reilly Factor "...


Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses

United Airlines said due to pending legal action they can't say much about the brutal fashion Dr. Dao was pulled off one of their flights - but they did apol...


Mika Brzezinski: Trump's defense of O'Reilly 'disgusting'

O'Reilly is fully committed to supporting our efforts to improve the environment for all our employees at Fox News ". According to the report , O'Reilly and ...


US retail sales fall for second straight month on weak automobiles

Sales at retailers nationwide declined 0.2% last month, a touch less than the 0.3% drop forecast in a MarketWatch survey. Sales declined in six of 13 major re...


We Will Not Execute Kulbhushan Jadhav Immediately, Says Pakistan Defence Minister

Jadhav was arrested on March 3, 2016, through a counter-intelligence operation in Balochistan's Mashkel area for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activ...


EPA moves to undo tougher pollution limits on coal plants

The Trump administration's review of the 2015 ozone standards hasn't changed looming implementation deadlines and existing permitting requirements for industry,...


British Tourist Murdered in Jerusalem Terror Attack

Paramedic Miriam Levi says it happened in the Old City , an area packed with tourists. The victim was a 25-year-old British woman in Israel on a student visa...


Tillerson Meeting Hangs Over Russia's Criticism of US Strike in Syria

According to Haley, the Assad regime has committed atrocities on innocent Syrian civilians multiple times. Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon said Russian...


Donald Trump ordered Syria strikes while eating 'the most beautiful cake'

President Trump said: "We had finished dinner, we were now having dessert and we had the most lovely piece of chocolate cake you have ever seen". Trump was ...


White House Defends Plan to Eliminate Obama-era Internet Privacy Rules

To prevent your internet service provider from selling your information, like browsing history, you'll need to go to the privacy settings and "opt out". "They c...


Intrawest Resorts Holdings Inc (SNOW) Cut to "Neutral" at Macquarie

While the specifics of the transaction weren't published, in 2005 Mammoth Resorts changed hands for $365 million . Details of the transaction are unavailab...


Most Active Stock: Swift Transportation Company (SWFT)

Technical analysis can help recognize key technical price levels in the stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on KNX. The f...


Apple has been secretly working on a cure for diabetes

Monitoring blood sugar levels through sensors-rather than blood tests-is considered the " holy grail " of life sciences. The company has also hired consultants ...


ELON MUSK: Tesla will unveil two electric trucks

The Model 3, a more "budget" auto compared to what Tesla now offers, now has 400,000 pre-orders - vastly more than the company can now manufacture in a year. ...


Aldermen question whether aviation police had authority to act in United incident

David Dao was dragged from on Sunday. "I would defy anyone to suggest that there was not unreasonable force and violence used to help Dr. Dao disembark that p...


Prez gives nod to four supporting legislations on GST

Expressing hope that GST Council will agree on the matter, Mr Adia said the government's attempt is not to upset too many things in one go. However, it is onl...


North Korea: U.S. airstrikes on Syria prove need for nukes

Mr Trump informed South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo Ahn in a telephone call yesterday of his summit discussion with Mr Xi. President Donald Trump met wit...


Sell-side Chiming in on BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) Shares

This represents a dividend yield of 4.92%. This indicates the analyst now believes there is a potential upside of 25 .7% from the opening price of 1265 GBX. Cu...


Wells banker singled out for excesses had a meteoric rise

In an interview with Reuters, Sanger said the bank was not scapegoating anyone. Chairman and CEO, Tom Williams said, "Jon has had an outstanding career at Par...


Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication' - AFP interview

However, external affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay did not explicitly condemned the attack, for which Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government is...


5 things to watch for in Friday's U.S. jobs report for March

Education and health care services added the fewest jobs for that category in 15 months. There was some mildly good news for wages: they increased by 5 cent...


Trump won't say if he greenlit use of 'mother of all bombs'

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? The security situation remains precarious in Afghanistan, with a number of milita...


County considers special tax for Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits

Donald Trump was relentless in his criticism of Barack Obama's golf habits, but now that he's become president Trump has already golfed 16 times and is set to f...


US, Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

Tillerson said in the news conference. Though Russia strongly opposed the U.S. missile attacks against the Assad regime's chemical weapon base, U.S. Putin ac...


US drops 'mother of all bombs' on ISIS in Afghanistan

The US Central Command (CENTCOM) said in a press release that the strike was created to minimise the risk to Afghan and US forces conducting clearing operatio...


Indian shares hit by Infosys; Sensex posts worst weekly loss of year

The benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 73 points and the NSE Nifty dipped below the 9,200-mark in early trade today as investors indulged in cutting down their bets...


Interest rates remain twice eurozone average

The 5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage averaged 3.18%, down one basis point. Applications for purchase loans jumped 3 percent from last w...


Getting up to speed on the Wells Fargo sales scandal

The report comes ahead of Wells Fargo's April 25 annual meeting, where board members are facing the risk of a shareholder revolt. Certain members of the Tru...


Petrol, Diesel prices to fluctuate everyday from May 1st

Sources said the daily price change would eliminate irregularities arising out of inventory management by dealers on the expectations of upward or downward re...


Dustin Johnson headed back to PGA Tour at Wells Fargo

Dustin Johnson, victor of 15 career titles on the PGA TOUR and the No.1 ranked player in the world, committed today to play in the Wells Fargo Championship. "He...


Yahoo Accused of Mismanaging Fund for Dissidents in China

But instead of using the money for its intended objective, the suit alleges, Wu and the Yahoo employees presided over a fund that spent $13 million on items inc...


Delta Air beats Wall Street profit estimates

The firm has a market capitalization of $32.74 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.77 and a beta of 0.75. Over the 52-week time span, the stock notched a hi...


WTI Crude Oil Price Analysis for April 12, 2017

OPEC and other producers, including Russian Federation, have pledged to cut output by around 1.8 million barrels per day during the first half of 2017 to contr...


Trump says China won't be labeled a currency manipulator

He left open the possibility of renominating Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen once her tenure is up next year, a shift from his position during the cam...


Hundreds attend Community Easter Egg Hunt

This year's event will take place on Saturday, April 15 , at the Columbine Park. Those will be followed by the fire department's annual Easter egg hunt at ...


Banner moment: Chicago Cubs finally raise championship flag

Anthony Rizzo had the initial honors to raise the new title flag up a flagpole near the center-field scoreboard before the rest of the Cubs took their turn. Be...


Get free grilled cheese at this Lower East Side eatery

Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with the very best. Sara Lee did a survey to gauge the nation's grilled cheese habits. Experiment with more matu...


What? Petrol, diesel pumps closed on Sundays from May?

Petroleum dealers had earlier called off their nationwide strike in the month of November a year ago as oil companies had promised to look into their demand for...


Oil retreats, set to become worst-performing asset in Q1

Iraq's oil production has averaged 4.464 million barrels per day (bpd) so far in March, a reduction of more than 300,000 bpd on levels before OPEC cuts were im...


Toshiba admits it may not be able to survive

This week Toshiba published its financial report from April to December 2016, which shows the company's financial situation. Toshiba Chief Executive Satoshi...


Intelligence documents suggest no smoking gun in Trump's wiretapping claims

Former national security adviser Susan Rice did nothing unusual or illegal when she requested information about the identities of US individuals mentioned in ...


MTV dumps gender-specific categories for Movie & TV Awards

This year is the first time the ceremony - previously known as the MTV Movie Awards - will recognize television programs as well, leading to the name change for...


Bayern host Real Madrid in Champions League quarter-final 1st-leg

Two of European soccer's biggest clubs will clash in the Champions League, as Real Madrid meets Bayern Munich on April 12. Like Bayern Munich , Real Madrid ...


Akzo Nobel Pressured to Unseat Chairman in Takeover Battle

The Singer email speculated on whether Akzo would make public the letter calling for Burgman's dismissal and said shareholders would withdraw their call for a m...


Duterte says will reinforce, not militarize, Philippines-controlled Spratlys islets

He said Manila was trying to maintain the geopolitical balance in the region as well as peace and friendship with Beijing. Duterte underscored that he will ...