Finance

European Central Bank seen expanding stimulus amid Trump, Italy uncertainties

Grillo said a snap election should be held on the basis of a recently adopted electoral law created to ensure the leading party has a majority in the Chamber of...


US, Western leaders calling for immediate Aleppo cease-fire

But as the Syrian army close in on the ruined streets of the Old City, they face some unbearable choices. The document, signed by the Aleppo Leadership Council,...


Amazon hopes to open 2000 Amazon Go stores and drive-thrus

Scan the QR code on your app as you walk in the front door and proceed down the aisles, filling your shopping bag as you go along. Located in Seattle , the ...


Trump warns Wall Street: I'm going to cut drug prices

The SPRD S&P Biotech ETF fell by 2.6%, while the iShares NASDAQ Biotech ETF dipped by 1.7%, Marketwatch reports . USA stocks were mostly lower after Tru...


1000s of snow geese may have died in mine pit

Montana Resources has yet to release an exact number of deaths but a spokesperson told the Billings Gazette roughly 10,000 geese landed in the toxic waters on...


Trump's Latest Tweet Threat: Taxes For Companies That Leave US

I think that's great; in the past, we haven't seen any obvious attempt by a president or vice president to keep jobs in the country, so it's nice to see a presi...


Trump takes to Twitter to defend his call with Taiwan's leader

The third person is John Bolton, a former US ambassador to the United Nations and a neoconservative who supported former President George W. Bush's war in Iraq....


Italy faces political, economic uncertainty after referendum

News of Renzi's resignation sent the euro plunging to a 20-month low, close to parity against the dollar, amid fears that Italy's instability will re-ignite a E...


Autumn Statement: OBR warns households will 'feel the squeeze'

Secondly, the government must get net debt falling by the end of this parliament; and lastly, it must keep welfare spending below a limit. Growth is predicted...


Meat free £5 note: Not suitable for vegetarians

A petition to remove the tallow on behalf of vegans, vegetarians and several religious sects quickly gained over 100,000 signatures. Following a number of in...


Malaysian PM leads protest against 'genocide' of Rohingya

The plight of the Rohingya, once characterised by the United Nations as the world's most friendless people, has attracted the attention of Muslim extremists sin...


Iran Welcomes OPEC Production Cut Decision

If OPEC agreed a production cut to 32.50 million bpd, crude prices would likely rise to the low $50s a barrel, Goldman said . This number constitutes 1% fr...


Paul Ince states prediction for Bournemouth v Liverpool

He signed a new five-year contract 15 months ago, but has been training with the under-23s since September. Klopp went on to say that "nothing has changed" wh...


Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent, Lowest Level Since 2007

The unemployment rate dropped for three main reasons. "Let's call that a weak report ", he said on Varney & Company. "It doesn't mean the unemployment rate ...


Crude oil prices tumble as doubts over planned crude output cut rise

Iran is optimistic OPEC can reach a deal on limiting oil supplies and plans to announce its own decision about any output curbs at the group's meeting next we...


Aixtron says has not received Obama decision on China deal

It further said that the authority planned to recommend that Obama block the deal as there are no other ways to mitigate concerns. CIFUS is an inter-agency co...


Iran welcomes OPEC production-cut decision

The deal, created to drain record global oil inventories, overcame disagreements between the group's three largest producers - Saudi Arabia, Iran and Iraq - and...


US 30-year average mortgage rate rises to 4.08 percent

Fannie and Freddie could buy more loans if semi-privatized with additional buy-in from private investors while the government retains a smaller, majority sta...


US flag, lowered after election, flies again at Hampshire College

The school initially lowered the flag to half mast on November 9, but then removed all flags from campus after students allegedly burned one to protest Trum...


Everything we know so far about the Han Solo 'Star Wars' movie

The woman in charge of the Star Wars films has said she is keen to have a woman direct an instalment in the sci-fi series - "when the time is right". We can p...


Documents: Suspected serial killer drew complaints years ago

Brown's website also says people can bring gifts for her to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, but Bobo said that is incorrect. Over his 10 years as a r...


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) Analyst Estimates

RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $170 target price in Wednesday, October 19 report. Number of analysts are eying on this sto...


'Moana' cruises with $81.1M Thanksgiving weekend

It didn't match the 2013 Thanksgiving release of " Frozen ", which opened with $93.6 million, but " Moana " scored the second-highest Turkey Day debut ever. Mar...


This is what Europe's biggest bank expects from Italy's crucial referendum

Italy is likely to retain a broking role in Brexit talks, despite uncertainty over Prime Minister Matteo Renzi . Pretty much everything. Italy has an unem...


Why are Italians protesting against their Prime Minister Matteo Renzi?

But Renzi was so confident of victory in the referendum that he introduced a new electoral law in 2015 just for the lower house, believing the Senate would ...


Italy boosts public sector pay ahead of PM Renzi's referendum

But the Veneto region filed a complaint to the court in October 2015 saying the reforms did not respect the Chapter 5 of the constitution that grants certain po...


Italians protest against government-proposed reforms

Italy isn't the only European nation heading to the polls this weekend. Add to that rising Euroskepticism, and the result is an intoxicating political brew. "If...


Two-time Italy PM Prodi says he will vote 'Yes' on Renzi reform

Under centre-left premier Matteo Renzi , Italy has been the most upfront about its intention to defy the Commission with growth-orientated spending plans for...


Two-time Italy PM Prodi says he will vote 'Yes' on Renzi reform

Under centre-left premier Matteo Renzi , Italy has been the most upfront about its intention to defy the Commission with growth-orientated spending plans for...


Game over: New US computer search law takes effect Thursday

But the Justice Department said in recent days that the rule change would help prevent botnet-style attacks on U.S. services and infrastructure, as well as ...


Roy Williams Wishes UNC's Fans Were As Raucous As Indiana's

They built a 17-point lead nine minutes into the game, and Bryant hadn't even attempted a shot at that point. Justin Jackson-who finished with 21 points and fou...


Write a letter to Santa and get a personalized response

Make sure the Anchorage, Alaska, postmaster receives your child's Santa letter by December 15 so there's enough time for the postmaster to send a letter from Sa...


USS Zumwalt Breaks Down in Panama Canal

But the most recent issues were not the first it has faced since it left shipbuilder General Dynamics Bath Iron Works in ME in September. Once in service, the...


With early deals, how much will Cyber Monday buyers spend?

While retailers have been deluging customers for days now with a steady stream of holiday shopping promotions, shoppers still came out in droves for Cyber Mond...


Blazing dormitory's fire door was probably locked

Adana governor Mahmut Demirtas said some schoolgirls managed to escape, injuring themselves as they jumped out of the window. An electrical fault has been bla...


O'Hare workers delay strike until after Thanksgiving weekend

They are being organized by the Service Employees International Union Local 1. These include baggage handlers, cabin cleaners, janitors and wheelchair attendant...


More cash chaos fears as India banks face payday rush

As a result people are forced to wait for hours to withdraw cash. A cash handling logistics employee said branches get preference over ATMs and the ATMs are d...


Workers at O'Hare airport expected to strike over wages

Workers in almost 20 major airports, Uber drivers, and fast food restaurant employees in as many as 340 United States cities are expected to strike on Tuesday i...


World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday

VERBANIA, Italy (AP) — Italy's Emma Morano , the world's oldest living person , marked her 117th birthday Tuesday, blowing out all the candles on her cake. Em...


Jio to lead 4G revolution in key markets like India: IDC

The Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio and the top three telecom firms in the country have been sparring over PoIs (points of interconnection)-the junctions at...


Zimbabwe's new quasi-currency fails the smell test

Harare's new "bond notes" could help address its epic economic problems - but it's a big ask. The notes are backed by a 200 million dollar facility from th...


Emmer, Franken clash on overtime rule injunction

Mazzant's preliminary injunction temporarily blocks enforcement of the rule that was to have taken effect December 1. U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant III r...


Chicago O'Hare airport workers plan Thanksgiving strike

Although the workers are not in a union, the Service Employees International Union Local 1 is in the process of organizing them. They work mainly for private co...


United Kingdom growth predictions fall after Brexit

Net migration to Britain during that period was 327,000 people, and if Britain had voted to stay in the European Union, the OBR would have forecast migration to...


Delta sorry for not booting pro-Trump Pennsylvania passenger

We reached out to Delta Airlines to confirm details of the story, and to learn more about their policy on disruptive passengers. The man then takes his seat as ...


Delta sorry for not booting pro-Trump passenger from plane

As the man sits down the camera pans back through the cabin, showing various passengers with expressions of annoyance or embarrassment. "That's what I'm talking...


Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

Customers pay the low $249 price introduced on Black Friday.The $249 Xbox One S Bundles deal can be configured on walmart.com now. Eric Denker and his wife, J...


UK's Hammond sets target for cyclically-adjusted budget deficit

The weaker growth and tighter public finances outlined by Hammond leave Prime Minister Theresa May's government little room to ramp up public spending or make b...


Ronaldo double as Real ride luck to beat Sporting

Real Madrid were let off the hook by Duje Cop's missed penalty as Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in an unconvincing 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon at a sodden S...


Bengal results a 'revolt' against demonetisation: Mamata

World-famous Moody's says "note ban will badly disrupt economic activity", she said. She said that wage labourers and jute workers are facing the brunt of the...