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Fact check: Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up

The two men Trump picked to present the plan this week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House adviser Gary Cohn , are former partners at the inve...


United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

We've got a distressed mother. An American Airlines flight attendant allegedly hit the woman with a stroller and almost struck her child while forcibly removi...


Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Saturday seeking to identify any problems caused by the nation's existing trade agreements, including an ...


North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test

Donald Trump thinks Chinese President Xi Jinping is "putting pressure" on North Korea, the USA president said in an interview to air Sunday, as tensions mount...


US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years

The sluggish consumption was a major drag on the GDP, outweighing the increase in business investment and the positive effects of gains in housing construction ...


Tehran ready to back an OPEC ceiling extension

Under the deal, the producers agreed to cut output by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) for six months from January 1 to support the market and try to bring a s...


Oil prices regain some ground, but oversupply weighs

Benchmark Brent crude futures were down 53 cents at US$55.36 at 0836 GMT (4:36 a.m. ET). West Texas Intermediate for May delivery dropped $1.97, or 3.8 percen...


Cohn says people are "wasting time" on Trump's tax returns

John Flanagan, the leader of the state Senate Republicans, said in a statement that while he supports the idea of tax cuts, he has "grave concerns" about el...


US airlines overhaul overbooking after United fiasco

The hearing is aimed at determining "what can be done to improve the flying experience for American travelers", the committee said. United said it needed the se...


United Airlines adds insult to injury for beaten passenger

According to an internal email , the change states, "No must ride crewmember can displace a customer who has boarded an aircraft". The new policy comes almos...


United States missile submarine USS Michigan arrives in S.Korea

In Tokyo, US representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun met on Tuesday with his Japanese counterpart Kenji Kanasugi and Kim Hong-kyun of South Korea. Pyon...


Should You Buy Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) On Current Analyst Views?

FBR & Co lifted their price objective on shares of Sanchez Energy Corp from $16.00 to $18.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research note on Mon...


No surprises in GST rates, promises Jaitley

In a major crackdown on domestic shell companies, the government, in February, chose to take "harsh punitive" action, including the freezing of their bank accou...


General Motors Company Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (GM)

The Average Volume (3 months) is 29.76 Million. The company revealed that it paid $0.6 billion towards dividends to its shareholders and plans to return a max...


GM quarterly profit jumps on strong U.S. truck, crossover sales

GM's average prices in the US slipped overall in the first quarter compared with a year ago, but the average price of a GM pickup truck - its biggest profit gen...


Erdogan: "Fresh page" for US relations with Trump

Erdogan meanwhile accused the European Union of backing the "No" campaign in this month's referendum on expanding his powers, but insisted Turkey's door was ...


Five things to know about the Ontario budget delivered Thursday

The province now covers drugs for seniors and people on social assistance. "We recognize that families are struggling with the increased cost of living so w...


HC rejects RBI's intervention plea in Tata-Docomo damages case

Justice S Muralidhar in his verdict rejected the Reserve Bank of India's intervention plea opposing the settlement as well as the damages awarded to Docomo by t...


Corrected - Exxon Mobil profit beats Street as oil prices move higher

CA's holdings in Exxon Mobil were worth $21,067,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 51.09% of the company's stock....


Trump's tax plan could cost an estimated $5.5 trillion

When asked by ABC 's George Stephanopoulos "Can you guarantee that no one in the middle class is going to pay more?" he became evasive, finally confessing, ...


'Yes, we made mistakes, will introspect,' tweets Arvind Kejriwal after Delhi loss

He said the average age of the newly-elected BJP corporator in Delhi is 39, while the youngest being only 25. In his tweet, Kejriwal, acknowledging this is no...


Christy Clark optimistic as BC election approaches halfway mark

Weaver was also asked what he would say to people who think a Green vote is a wasted vote. "I think the less government does, the better it may be". - Libera...


Trump signs order to expand ocean oil drilling

Friday's order came on the heels of a separate decree by Trump this week triggering a review of federally managed land to determine if they were improperly de...


Amit Shah arrives in J-K on two-day visit

One of the BJP's vice-presidents Dinesh Sharma is Deputy Chief Minister in the Yogi Government, while two of the national secretaries, Shrikant Sharma and Siddh...


Don't politicise triple talaq, find solution: Modi tells Muslims

On Saturday, Mr. Modi also said the youth of today were ignorant of the teachings of the Bhakti-era reformers. Modi said this is the true essence of "Sabka Saat...


Grieving Thomas leads all scorers in loss to Bulls

Khris Middleton added 20 points for Milwaukee, who will seek to regain the series edge when they host game three on Thursday. Meanwhile, it felt like the Ce...


Mercedes weren't holding back - Hamilton

In Bahrain , Vettel took his second win of the season after Hamilton lost time behind Bottas, who struggled to keep up with the German. Ferrari has won two o...


British PM May says June election result "not certain" despite front-runner status

He said Thursday that the election was about "what kind of country we want to have after Brexit". LONDON , April 21 A lawmaker from Britain's opposition ...


Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

Bloomfield-based Cigna was a reluctant partner in the merger, and has a pending lawsuit in a DE chancery court to end its relationship with Anthem and seek a $1...


Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime Budget Smartphone With Android 7.0 Nougat Launched

Now, it is available as the Galaxy J3 Prime from T-Mobile and MetroPCS . It isn't entirely new though, as a similar device has been on sale in the USA with the...


Forecast: Warm and breezy weather expected today

We'll be tracking a backdoor cold front for Sunday which could bring some changes. Winds could be gusty at times. Heavy rain will start late tonight and c...


European Union to discuss Brexit without UK

British Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty last month to officially begin divorce talks between Britain and the EU. French P...


Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves

Battling for France's blue-collar vote and employing all of her political guile, far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen upstaged her centrist rival Macr...


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 ...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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....


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...


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...


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...


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...