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Time Warner beats Q1 earnings expectations thanks to success of 'LEGO Batman'

It has outperformed by 18.77% the S&P500. On 02 May 2017, Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) shares moved to $5.30 after starting the day at $5.48. One ...


US businesses added solid 177000 jobs in April

Zandi went on to suggest the weak GDP figure from last Friday - eliciting much of the same worry the weak BLS jobs number did - has measurement issues that bias...


Trump Open to Gas Tax Hike for Rebuilding Infrastructure

The current national average price is $2.39 for a gallon, according to AAA , which is up 18 cents from this time past year, but still significantly lower than ...


US needs September 'shutdown' to fix Senate 'mess'

Mulvaney veered from message to message during three sessions with reporters in less than 24 hours. But by Tuesday morning, the president sounded off on T...


Princess Charlotte Is So Grown Up In New Birthday Photo

Kate Middleton took a series of portraits to mark Charlotte's first birthday previous year. Charlotte appears to have inherited her mother's glossy hair ...


United CEO Munoz on hot seat as Congress examines air travel

During the hearing, Munoz also apologized and took responsibility for the incident once again, admitting that the company had failed. Kerry Philipovitch, a se...


Police injured in clashes with Paris May Day protesters

Some carried banners protesting both far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron. At a larger union rally nearby, some marchers ...


Trump makes puzzling claim about Andrew Jackson, Civil War

This interview has been edited lightly for clarity. Trump suggested the former president might have averted the conflict and began questioning the reasons...


Apple, tech lift Wall Street as Nasdaq sets record

ET (1451 GMT) the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was up 20.37 points, or 0.1 percent, at 20,960.88. The S&P 500 gained four points, or 0.17%, to 2,388 and ...


Apple (AAPL) Earnings: What To Expect

Buy rating has been given by 9 analysts to the company stock whereas 2 analysts given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 7 analysts given HOLD rating. Apple tol...


United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger

According to a Thursday release from the Chicago firm of Corboy & Demetrio, the sides reached a settlement that "includes a provision that the amount remain...


Google reports 28% profit increase boosted by ad sales

They still do, but as long as Google's mobile advertising growth helps produce beats, they're less of a concern. "YouTube revenues continue to grow at a signi...


United Airlines can't say if video has hit sales

Dr David Dao sustained a broken nose, concussion and two lost teeth after refusing to vacate his seat on an overbooked flight from Chicago to Louisville earlier...


Philippines 'focused on trade', not South China Sea tensions with Beijing

Duterte also shared that he hadn't said yes to Mr. Trump's invitation for him to visit the United States. He added that the nations are all proud of the diver...


Sensex slips 111 points, Nifty defends 9300 level

Benchmark Sensex fell over 111 points to close at 29,918.40 today as investors booked profits amid mixed global trends. But investors preferred to lock in gai...


Trump 'ready to resolve North Korea issue one way or another'

A controversial United States anti-missile system in South Korea is now operating and can defend against North Korean missiles, Seoul says. But on Sunday H....


Most Trump voters still back President despite abysmal approval rating, survey shows

Among Democrats, 87 percent disapprove of Trump's performance, while 88 percent of Republicans approve of the way he is handling the job. By party, 83 percent...


Magnitude-6.2 earthquake rattles corner of Canada, Alaska

Measuring magnitude is the way seismologists attempt to estimate how much energy is released in an natural disaster. ORIGINAL: 7:45 a.m. No injuries or seri...


Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure

The US began installing a controversial $1bn (£775m) anti-missile system system called Thaad in South Korea - which Mr Trump said South Korea should pay for...


Pope warns of broad destruction if Korean tensions escalate

Others held yellow balloons, the color of the Vatican flag. "I hope the pope can establish peace, security and unity among Muslims and Christians". Children in ...


Google Parent Alphabet's Revenue Continues to March Higher

Alphabet's other businesses such as its Verily Life Sciences, Google fiber, and Nest has overall been able to generate around $244 million during the fourth qu...


Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White House

Trump, who was back in Georgia for the first time since the election, said he hasn't forgotten the group's support when few other prominent figures or organizat...


Tim Farron: 'Bogus' Brexit arguments not the reason Theresa May called election

She said: " Brexit isn't just about the letter that says we want to leave". May has been insisting until days ago that she had no intention of calling an ear...


Tribune Media spikes on reports of nascent bidding war

No agreement has yet been reached and talks may still fall apart. Tribune Media has a market capitalization of about $3.2 billion. One of the executives put i...


Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook

On the use of AR for consumers, Zuckerberg described the power of overlaying digital content onto the real world via glasses or contact lenses and said that d...


Le Pen tries to court French environmentalists

She added that, if she wins the presidency, she will negotiate with the European Union (EU) the recovery of four "essential" sovereignties: territorial, legisla...


China's Ding edged out by defending champion Selby at snooker worlds semifinals

Selby, 33, qualified for his third final in four years by beating Chinese cueist Ding Junhui 17-15 at The Crucible in Sheffield on Sunday. Earlier Higgins sta...


Trump says NAFTA pull-out would shock system

The new U.S. Agriculture Secretary says the Trump administration will approach the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) from the stand point of protectin...


Predators blast Blues to go up 2-1 in series

Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson, center left, competes for the puck against St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) in the first period ...


Curtis Banks Group PLC (CBP) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 27th

BNP Paribas reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 1,065 ($13.40) price objective on shares of St. James's Place plc in a report on Tuesday, January 10th. Th...


Immigration Issue Could Impact Outcome In French Presidential Election

Macron, a former banker, who has never run an election campaign before, is the favourite to win the run-off on May 7 after topping Sunday's vote, said a BBC ...


White House says Trump won't immediately pull out of NAFTA

But Trump also said that he would terminate NAFTA "if we're unable to make a deal, but hopefully we won't have to do that". That stance helped him both to s...


O'Reilly surprised by Fox exit, says truth will come out

But he told his listeners that when the truth comes out, he thinks they will be shaken by it. "There's a lot of stuff involved here", O'Reilly continued o...


Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

But in practice, directors who win with less than 80% support should consider exiting the board, said Charles Elson, a University of DE expert on corporate go...


Alphabet reports $24.7 Billion in revenue in quarter ended March 31st

On the other hand, GOOGL's " Other Bets ", separate business units including the Waymo self-driving vehicle business, Google Fiber, thermostat-maker Nest and th...


Bell Helicopter teams with Uber to create flying electric taxis

Instead of a two-hour drive, a craft like this would make the same trip in just 15 minutes, and its cost would be about $1.32 per passenger mile, Autoblog re...


Parties in France unite against Le Pen

The National Front leader is facing pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron in France's May 7 presidential runoff. Two weeks ago, Le Pen made a statement down...


Trump executive order to quit NAFTA in the works, timing uncertain

Trump administration officials have discussed the possibility of including mechanisms that allow for barriers against any future wave of imports from Mexico. Th...


Trump Administration Proposes 'Massive' Tax Overhaul And Tax Cut Plan

It has evolved over the years and now impacts about 5 million households, majority making between $200,000 and $1 million a year.In 2005, Trump himself paid $...


FinnCap Reiterates "Corporate" Rating for CityFibre Infrastructure Holdings PLC (CFHL)

With 23,300 avg volume, 0 days are for ARKADOS GROUP INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:AKDS)'s short sellers to cover AKDS's short positions. The stock increased 0.52% or $...


Anthony Joshua prepared to play waiting game to beat Wladimir Klitschko

In sense, Joshua-Klitschko represents one of boxing's time-honored traditions: the passing of the torch where the aging fighter must suffer the literal pain of ...


Time Inc. backs away from plans to sell itself

Part of Time Inc.'s stated strategic plan includes "continued aggressive reengineering of the cost structure of the company" - suggesting layoffs are in the off...


Analysts At Stifel Reiterated Vernalis PLC (LON:VER) As Hold

BNP Paribas upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, February 3 report. Its down 3.12% from 3,200 shares previously. It has underperformed by 19....


Bill O'Reilly returns with new podcast Monday

O'Reilly was terminated from the network last week after the New York Times reported in early April that Fox had paid out $13 million to five women over sever...


GDP Grew Just 0.7 Percent In First Quarter Of 2017

Even without the seasonal quirk and temporary restraints, economists say it would be hard for Trump to fulfill his pledge to raise annual GDP growth to 4 percen...


Southwest Airlines to end practice of overbooking flights

David Dao's legal team announced the settlement in a brief statement on Thursday, saying the agreement includes a provision that the amount will remain confid...


US economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter

That marked the economy's weakest quarter since early 2014. And most economists are forecasting growth for the entire year to be around 2.2 percent . Spending ...


IFC Holdings Incorporated FL Boosts Stake in General Motors Company (GM)

Moreover, Burke & Herbert Bancorporation Company has 0.34% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 31,066 shares. Another critical number in evaluating ...


Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

Earlier, the airline officials have said that they would no longer ask law enforcement officers to remove passengers from the flights over booking issues , a...


Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

Announcing sweeping changes to Australia's citizenship laws, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday unveiled tighter requirements for new applicants, a mo...