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Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease

The S&P 500 (.SPX) was up 12.54 points, or 0.52 percent, at 2,403.44 and the Nasdaq Composite (.IXIC) was up 30.37 points, or 0.50 percent, at 6,151.61. Five...


Southwestern Montana deputy killed in shootout

This is a terrible reminder of what a risky and hard profession law enforcement is. Moore told dispatchers he was stopping a vehicle at about 3 a.m. Tuesday but...


Oil up on falling US inventories, Saudi cuts to Asia

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $47.57 a barrel, up 24c, or 0.5% from the last settlement. Overnight, crude futures settled higher on W...


Oil Prices Are Soaring After Saudi Arabia and Russia Reach a Deal

A rally followed after Khalid al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's energy minister, said he still expects the cartel's deal to cut production to be extended for the whole...


Oil Prices Dropped as Oversupply Concerns Return

Wall Street was poised to open lower. US crude fell $2.33 or 4.9 per cent to $45.49 per barrel, by 1:43 p.m. Brent was down $2.33, or 4.6 per cent, at $48...


Vista Outdoor Inc. (VSTO)

Earnings, with 7 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.21. Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take...


WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

As the massive ransomware attack spread like wildfire across hundreds of countries over the weekend, experts estimated that the ransomware, dubbed WannaCrypt ...


Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

Portugal has won the Eurovision song contest for the first time in 53 years. The 17-year-old's power-ballad Beautiful Mess was awash in melodrama; the singer ...


Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Went Down 1.45% in the last trading session

Amazon.com, Inc. offers a range of products and services through its Websites. "(AMZN)" was first published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Finally, Wil...


Dow's Cisco Upgraded On Software, Security, Networking; Shares Rise

Pennsylvania Trust Co now owns 134,837 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $4,277,000 after buying an additional 3,715 shares during the ...


Sino-US Deal Eases Access to Markets

First, the administration says this deal could help narrow the trade deficit with China , as NPR's Jackie Northam reports. The Plan states that following one...


U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Unexpectedly Improves In May

The survey asks participants to rate market conditions for the sale of new, single-family homes at present, the market conditions for the sale of new, single-fa...


Japan govt says Toshiba and Western Digital need to get along

Toshiba described the financial results it released Monday as "projections", rather than results. However, Toshiba added that it expects to post a net prof...


Austria's conservatives bet on 'Wunderkind' Kurz to defeat far-right

Last year, Freedom Party candidate Norbert Hofer, who campaigned on an anti-immigration platform and said that Austria could follow Britain's vote to leave the ...


Snap bounces back as big-name funds reveal they own stock

They issued a "neutral" rating on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Among investors who late on Friday reported owning shares of Snap ...


Trump shared secret info about Islamic State with Russians

A group of top national security lawyers at Lawfare make a similar point : that McMaster's "carefully worded" statement and another from Secretary of State R...


Arsenal go fifth, hunt Top Four

None of the guests' last eight league away games have resulted in draws, but you can get odds of 16/5 (4.20 ) on them being forced to settle for a single point...


United Airlines says cockpit door access information made public

As such, United pilots have been instructed to continue following the standard protocol of visually confirming an entrant's identity before allowing them access...


Pa. AG office files charges against Amtrak engineer in 2015 crash

The Attorney General's Office released a statement saying they had received the referral and were "carefully reviewing this important matter". He is expected to...


North Korea: Newly Tested Long-Range Missile Can Carry Heavy Nuke

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley raised the possibility of a new set of global economic restrictions for the North, including on oil imports. In 2014, Moscow wrot...


Man orders pizza to stuck Amtrak train

As for the answer to the tip question, the Associated Press spoke with Leary who said he got $32 and a cheering crowd of passengers for delivering the two piz...


Pollution from diesel vehicles worldwide underestimated by 50 percent

The key problem was that diesel VWs, Audis, and even Porsches included undisclosed "defeat devices", or lines of code in the car's software, that regulators did...


Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss

It is unclear how much exactly is lost but it was reported in 2008, when GIC purchased the shares at the height of the global financial crisis, that it invested...


A huge tax cut for guys like me

He singled out the company's founder and chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, for praise. When a protester from Germany delivered a long speech decrying Coke, s...


Israel wants White House to explain US official's Western Wall comment

Trump is planning on visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, the holiest Jewish prayer site. The Israeli Prime Minister 's Office issued a state...


Russian Federation relations at an "all time low point": Tillerson

Tillerson said he didn't know why Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak was present at an Oval Office meeting this week between Trump and Russian Foreign Minister S...


Sprint, T-Mobile once again discussing possible merger

Sprint holds an extremely valuable portfolio of high-band spectrum, but T-Mobile recently invested heavily in 600 MHz airwaves during the FCC's incentive auctio...


Hackers holding 'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' for ransom

The Walt Disney Company didn't respond to requests for comment. A hacker group has claimed responsibility and they say it only occurred because Netflix refused ...


Waymo Steps Up Uber Battle, Inks Deal With Lyft

Lyft is in competition with Uber among ride-hailing services in the United States, while Waymo is competing fiercely with Uber in the creation of technolog...


North Korea threatens 'all-out war'

After 25 years of trying to deal patiently with North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions, Pence said, "all options are on the table" to deal with threat. L...


Snapchat shares tumble as results miss Wall Street targets

Snap Inc. reported a net loss of US$2.21 billion in the first quarter, versus losses of $ 104.6 million in the same period of 2016. Revenue was at $ 150 milli...


Hawthorne-Based SpaceX Successfully Launches Spy Satellite

Due to the nature of the launch, neither the goal of the mission nor the length of the satellite's orbit or final destination have been disclosed. It was th...


Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

Mnuchin said preliminary discussions have begun with Canada and Mexico to renegotiate NAFTA, a topic that came up for discussion during his one-on-one meeting w...


Oil prices slide below $45 per barrel

Late last year, the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producing countries announced oil output cuts of 1.8 million barrels per ...


U.S. Dollar Remains Strong After Fed Meeting, Hurting Gold Prices

However, some officials had also said they wanted more data in hand before taking additional steps to normalize rates. "The main takeaway is full steam ahea...


Despite Terror Concerns, Trump Confident He Can Broker Peace Between Israelis, Palestinians

Trump told Mr. Abbas. Abbas said that Palestinians wish to see a two-state solution based on 1967 borders with a Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem. In an ...


Europe is bracing for a laptop ban on flights to America

Since March, large portable electronic devices like laptops, tablets and e-readers have not been allowed in the cabin on US -bound flights from eight Muslim ma...


C919's maiden flight is a success

Comac says it has 570 orders, mostly from state-owned Chinese airlines. China took a step toward the aviation big leagues Friday with the long-delayed, but fi...


Hot Performer of the day: NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of NYLD in report on Monday, August 10 with "Outperform" rating. NYLD has been the subject of several other research...


Sean Spicer, President Trump's press secretary, 'hid among bushes' to avoid journalists

Spicer and his staff huddled behind a hedge Tuesday night in order to avoid a swarm of reporters, The Washington Post reported . When White House deputy pres...


Sean Spicer hides in bushes after Comey firing

Who knew "in" and "among" could be so controversial? Update: Pressed on the matter at his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer refused to...


Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras tapped for federal appeals court

Stras is expected to be among 10 federal judicial nominations announced Monday as President Trump seeks to fill more than 120 vacancies across the nation's fe...


Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

He criticized CEO Oscar Munoz, who first gave a vague response, then defended his employees and blamed the passenger before giving a contrite apology. "Anybody ...


G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people

The meeting focused on finance and security issues such as keeping multinationals from dodging taxes and a collective response to cybercrime like the ransomwar...


Olympics: Macron likely to meet IOC commission on Tuesday

So many of them said, "I'm anxious about mum and dad, trying to get people into the event.' Those who come from wealthier nations might be able to afford some o...


Springboks claim World Rugby Sevens Series after victory in Paris

Being from Fiji I was brought up on the seven game and to have played for Scotland over the last few years has been a dream for me. "I have to give the guys c...


Global 'WannaCry' ransomware cyberattack seeks cash for data

Victims have six hours to pay before a $300 ransom goes up, one expert said. This one worked because of a "perfect storm" of conditions, including a known and h...


Tottenham vs Manchester United Preview

Marouane Fellaini will serve the final game of his three-match domestic suspension but Eric Bailly's ban following his dismissal against Celta Vigo applies on...


Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast take over several cities

Kone said the mutiny was also active in other cities and towns such as Abidjan, Daloa, Man, Bondoukou and Korhogo , where there were also reports of gunfire. "...


Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia may cut exports to Asia

The industry group the American Petroleum Institute reported a fall in US crude inventories by 5.8 million barrels last week, which was more than the 1.8 millio...