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Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45

After falling nearly 5 per cent yesterday, both contracts continued to collapse overnight with WTI falling to US$43.76, its lowest since November 15, and Brent ...


Delta Air Lines Removes Family from Flight After Seating Problem

However, another person - likely a Delta supervisor - told Schear that federal rules required children under the age of two to be placed in the parents' lap thr...


Democrats convinced health bill jeopardizes GOP's monopoly in DC

However, in 2010, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce calculated that approximately 250,000 people in the United States were turned down for healt...


Over $21 billion illicit financial outflows from India in 2014

Each (outflows and inflows) were found to have remained persistently high over the period between 2005 and 2014. "Estimated illicit outflows from developing c...


143rd Running Of The Kentucky Derby

For those who didn't come prepared with a hat but still wanted to join in the Derby fun, Spa Sapphire, a spa at Mohegan Sun Pocono with a boutique in Pittston, ...


Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

A government source on Tuesday said pensions are to be cut by 9 per cent on average, ANA said. Athens needs the funds urgently to repay 7.5 billion euros ($8....


Resources for New Jersey's Entrepreneurs — Small Business Week

Ninety-three percent say they're satisfied with the balance between their work and personal lives, while fewer owners (85%) are satisfied with their wealth and ...


Rand at three-weeks lows as dollar benefits from hawkish Fed

Traders are awaiting United States non-farm payrolls for April, due out on Friday in the United States and expected to show the world's largest economy added ...


Panmure Gordon Reaffirms Buy Rating for Randgold Resources Limited (RRS)

The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $98.67. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of GOLD in report on Monday, March 7 ...


Coca-Cola European Partners Plc Q1 Income Advances 15%

It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 10,...


Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

Two days ago, Moody's downgraded IBM's senior unsecured rating. Buffett said at Saturday's annual meeting that it's crucial his successor have what he calls a...


Why You Could Pay More for Gas Under President Trump

The White House assumes there will be a 3 percent average growth rate over the next 10 years, much higher than the 1.8 percent the Congressional Budget Office ...


Man Sues American Airlines After Sitting Next to 'Grossly Obese' Passengers

With no other vacant seat on the flight, Mr Taylor says he was forced to stand for much of the long-haul journey. Taylor told 7 News that the flight crew me...


China's first homegrown plane flies into skies

The C919 will carry "the will of the state, the dream of the Chinese nation and the expectations of the Chinese people", said Jin Zhuanglong, chairman of Commer...


Le Pen sees French presidential vote 'surprise'

In a tweet, Ms Le Pen said she had taken leave from her role as leader of the National Front and was now only the presidential candidate. PARIS French presi...


Trump move with $1.2 trillion in trade could be risky — NAFTA

President Donald Trump said Thursday his administration is already beginning to renegotiate NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement. Every minute more ...


Trump adds trips to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican before NATO, G7 summits

The White House has announced US President Donald Trump's travel plans to Saudi Arabia , followed by Israel and the Vatican in May with the aim to "combat ...


'Ministers must do everything possible to ensure Le Pen defeat' - Hollande

Last week, the war of words renewed as Marine Le Pen issued another attack in an interview with RMC radio, calling herself a "feminist" who had freed herself fr...


Profit down 27 percent at Buffett's firm on investment gains

Tens of thousands of people gathered to hear Buffett at Berkshire's AGM, while millions tuned in via Yahoo Finance, which livestreamed the event. Seventy-year...


India take on Malaysia Azlan Shah Cup

After close shave against the lowly-ranked young outfit from Japan, which India managed to win 4-3 after trailing twice, coach Oltmans has warned his team tha...


India's Champions Trophy squad to be announced on 8 May

The Supreme-court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), which has already issued a stern directive to hold the selection committee meeting for the Champi...


India's Top Court Upholds Death Penalty in Delhi Gang Rape Case

Justice Dipak Mishra, who was also part of the bench that upheld the death sentences, said of the attack: "It sounds like a story from a different world where h...


What Trump's Tax Plan Proposes and Who It Will Benefit Most

Alternative Minimum Tax repeal: As he mentioned in his campaign, Trump wants to repeal the AMT. The plan would also reduce the tax rate for capital gains (...


World Economic Forum, South African Government launch push to bridge digital divide

Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum said there is a deficiency of leadership across the world. The report, which says tha...


Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

USA commonwealth Puerto Rico is planning to seek a court-supervised restructuring of some $73 billion in outstanding debt. To view the full article, register ...


Buffett sells off part of Berkshire Hathaway's IBM stake

Vetr upgraded shares of Berkshire Hathaway from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $179.95 price target on the stock in a report on Tuesday, Jan...


Large Chinese-made passenger jet due to make maiden flight

The global jet market is estimated to be worth $2tn (£1.55tn) over the next 20 years. The C919 plane, according to the official Xinhua News Agency , owns ind...


Iowa Gov. Branstad Signs Abortion, Voter ID Bills Into Law

Terry Branstad. Soon after Branstad signed the measure, the Iowa Supreme Court issued an injunction on enforcement of the waiting period for women who already...


VWR Corp (VWR) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS

Chicago Equity Partners LLC now owns 15,420 shares of the medical research company's stock worth $437,000 after buying an additional 1,980 shares during the las...


Buffett cuts stake in IBM and shares slide

Big Blue won't be the last to feel the sting. Over the years, he continued to buy shares and expressed confidence in IBM. I understand that IBM is trying to c...


Uber Faces Federal Criminal Probe Over 'Greyball' Software

The criminal probe could become a significant problem facing the company that is already struggling with an array of recent business and legal issues. Sources a...


Oil drops below $45 for first time since OPEC deal

Brent tumbled back below $50 in the previous session. As was seen during a slump between 2014 and 2016, they cause major headaches for countries that rely on ...


GOP House panel takes first step to gut Dodd-Frank law

House Speaker Paul Ryan has said previously he wants the legislation to have a floor vote "as quickly as possible" after its approval by Hensarling's committ...


Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays economic weakness

For the unemployment rate itself, March's preliminary 4.5% is expected by Bloomberg to become 4.6% for April. The 12-month measure for the PCE price index slowe...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

The charge came just after a visit to South Korea by Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo and at a time of high tension driven by concerns that Nort...


Shell Midstream Partners LP (SHLX) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.29

Its assets include natural gas gathering pipelines and compression and dehydration facilities, as well as condensate gathering, collection, separation and stabi...


USA under Trump Series Lumber crash between Trudeau and Trump

Justin Trudeau has told Donald Trump that his Government will "vigorously defend" the interests of the Canadian softwood lumber industry , following the an...


Lionstone Capital Management LLC Has $11156000 Stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Koshinski Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in Apple by 3.8% in the third quarter. Investors were unmoved, sending shares of the world's most valuabl...


Do the Capitals still have a chance of beating the Penguins?

Crosby suffered his most recent concussion, believed to be his fourth, when he was hit in the head by Washington defenceman Matt Niskanen in Game 3 of Pittsburg...


Baahubali 2 box-office 5 Days collection crosses Rs 500 crore

It grossed over $18.1 million on the opening day itself, the highest-ever for film dubbed in Hindi. The Hindi version of the film stands at Rs 375 crore in ...


Sarkozy camp eyes power-sharing role under France's Macron

Her programme calls for sharp curbs on immigration and on the rights of immigrants living in France , as well as the expulsion of foreigners under suspicion ...


US Feds Back Down On Salt Whole Grain Standards For School Lunches

Schools do not need to serve whole grains , fat-free milk and low-sodium food anymore, according to the Trump administration. This article first appeare...


House Passes Bill To Fund Gov't Through September

Air Force Academy football team. Reps. Fred Upton of MI and Billy Long of Missouri emerged from a White House meeting with Trump saying they could now support...


Edwards, Broome urge calm after feds forgo charges in Alton Sterling case

Na'Quincy Pierson, son of Alton Sterling, smiles as he stands with Darin Fontenette, left, his football coach, outside the Triple S Food Mart, where Sterling wa...


Federal Reserve leaves key policy rate unchanged

On Wednesday, Gigaba said that it was possible for South Africa to pull itself out of junk status back to investment grade - however this could only be accompli...


Insurance dampens Berkshire results before annual meeting

Ms. Rometty has been working to offset waning older businesses with younger ones like cloud computing, where Amazon.com Inc.'s Amazon Web Services dominates, an...


Tax plan will 'usher in a new era of prosperity'

IL families who itemize their tax returns will soon have to pay full freight on their skyrocketing property taxes, sales taxes and income taxes. A number of r...


What C919 means to China jet industry and domestic airlines

It has passed a series of technical and safety tests since rolling off the production line in 2015. China is touting the C919 as a rival to single-aisle jets ...


Cops in shooting death of Alton Sterling aren't off the hook yet

Sterling was killed after being confronted by Baton Rouge officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake on July 5, 2016, outside a convenience store where he sold CD...


First quarter slowdown 'worse than expected'

Real GDP fell short of the median forecast of economists surveyed by Bloomberg , which called for a 1% gain. Consumer spending, which accounts for more than tw...