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GOP health bill in shambles, House commences two-week break

When the 2018 mid-term elections get closer, they could encounter highly energized Democrats and independents who turn out to vote against them based on their u...


Unilever launches share buyback, says it will exit spreads unit

Later, it said the bid "highlighted the need to capture more quickly the value we see in Unilever ". In addition, Unilever plans to combine its foods and r...


IRS hiring debt collectors for long-due taxes, warns of scams

If you want to file an extension, you have a few options. Thought for the day: "If your biggest tax deduction was bail money, you might be a redneck". Other...


Analyst Stock Recommendations For Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL), VMware, Inc. (VMW)

The stock has a market capitalization of $32.94 billion, a P/E ratio of 7.816 and a beta of 0.75. The stock has relative volume of 1.05. United Continental ...


United States strikes 'step away' from Russian Federation clash

Huge damage was inflicted on the targeted base, said the statement. Moscow has been flying a bombing campaign in support of Syrian forces since September 20...


21st Century Fox Gets EU Approval For Proposed Acquisition Of Sky

The European commission, which has been investigating 21st Century Fox's takeover bid since early March, has given the deal " unconditional approval ". "They co...


Zimbabwean-born analyst targeted over South Africa's S&P downgrade

The overwhelming message from experts is not to panic in the current turmoil, pay off debt while you can and cut costs, however small they may be. Moody's Inv...


Ethics panel finds probable cause gov broke law

The governor says he is "looking forward to continuing to work on important issues facing the state". Bentley past year apologized in a press conference after r...


Boeing in $3-billion deal with Iranian carrier

Given Trump's eagerness to boost manufacturing work and exports, Boeing is wagering that any political concerns will be outweighed by the 18,000 jobs that it ...


US Soccer, women's team ratify new collective bargaining agreement

The team was fighting for pay equal to the men's national team, which has been far less successful but is paid more money. It isn't yet clear whether the agre...


EU wants to solve divorce before fall talks on UK's future

In other words, the initial concerns of the European Union - citizens' rights, outstanding British payments and the Irish border - will take priority over trade...


Marshawn Lynch to the Raiders is Looking Real Legit

Lynch will be 31 by the time the 2017 season kicks off, but he could be fresher than most players his age. For his career, Lynch has rushed for 9,112 yards an...


Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR) Ducks Under The Trend Line

The stock ended last trade at $124.77 a share and the price is up more than 7.79% so far this year. Director, WIDMANN ROGER M, purchased 3,725 common shares o...


Wenger vows to reveal Arsenal future 'soon'

On top of that we lost [Laurent] Koscielny [to injury] but came back to 2-2. "Mathematically it is not good for them or us". Arsene Wenger might think the l...


Delays anticipated after NJ Transit train derailment at Penn Station

A spokesperson for NJ Transit said there was a "slow-speed derailment" as the train out of Trenton pulled into Track 9 at 9 a.m. Customers in the last four ca...


The new face of Cherry Coca-Cola is…Warren Buffet?

Besides being Cherry Coke's biggest fan, Buffett has been Coke's most loyal investor: His Berkshire Hathaway group has been the company's largest single shareow...


IRS to use private debt collectors amid huge telephone scam

Affected taxpayers will only be assigned to one of them. An independently reviewed study by the IRS found that IRS employees are three times more efficient at...


Pink diamond auctioned for record $71.2M in Hong Kong

The Pink Star , the largest polished diamond ever to hit the auction block, is the "largest, internally flawless , fancy vivid pink diamond that the GIA has e...


SUVs Hold Strong While Overall Auto Sales Fall

The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $38.15. There may be various price targets for a stock. For full-year 2016, F...


Masters 2017: Jordan Spieth opens up about disaster at Augusta's No. 12

It's a very painful thing to go through and watch someone - you don't expect to go through it. Two-time Ryder Cup player and Sky Sports Golf pundit, David H...


Russia says did not carry out air strikes on Syria's Idlib - RIA

An AFP journalist in Khan Sheikun saw a young girl, a woman and two elderly people dead at the hospital prior to the bombardment, all with foam still visible ...


House Sends Bill To Trump Blocking Online Privacy Regulation

Last week, Pai said consumers would have privacy protections even without the Obama internet provider rules, but critics say they will weaker. Unlike Google...


SpaceX Reveals Historic Falcon 9 Launch Photos; Absolute Treat For The Eyes

The company has plans to re-use many more recovered boosters for its planned future space missions. SpaceX also may try to land the rocket's upper-stage s...


WS Atkins Shares Jump On Possible SNC-Lavalin Offer

Atkins' board confirmed on Monday that it had received an offer of £20.80 per share in cash from SNC-Lavalin, 35pc above Atkins' closing share price on Friday. ...


Trump Can Still Draw Money from His 400 Businesses

The trustees who would be responsible for making those decisions are Donald Trump Jr., the president's son, and Allen Weissenberg, the longtime chief financial ...


Prices fall on fears of U.S. drillers counteracting OPEC cuts

Meanwhile, Goldman Sachs analysts say OPEC will have a hard time getting its supply quota plan to re-balance the global market. "Our database of the industr...


It's plausible Trump incited violence, federal judge rules in OK'ing lawsuit

The suit was brought by three protesters who say they were roughed up by three men provoked by Trump. Trump's lawyers fought for the case to be thrown out, ...


Trump administration seeks delay in ruling on climate plan

Mr. Trump traveled to the EPA offices for the executive order ceremony yesterday. McCarthy's comments come after the president moved Tuesday to roll back the ...


EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops

She further went on to say that DPR now has no plans to further restrict or ban the product in California. "All the independent science identifies unacceptabl...


USA shares open flat despite GDP upgrade

BlackBerry Ltd, which said it expects to be profitable on an adjusted basis in 2018 and almost halved its operating costs, was one of the bright spots in the...


Two-wheeler manufacturers Honda,Bajaj,Hero,Suzuki offering upto Rs 22000 discount on BS III vehicles

Obviously, this wont fetch them the required profit or money but as they say, something is better than nothing, at least this is what they believed. "All our ...


BlackBerry Ltd Earnings: Shares Surge After Surprise Adjusted Profit

The software and device maker reported Friday a net loss of $47 million, or 9 cents a share, in its fiscal quarter ended February 28. Revenues in the past qua...


Judge OKs $25 million settlement in Trump University fraud lawsuit

Trump vowed never to settle but said after the election that he didn't have time for a trial, even though he believed he would have prevailed. After praising ...


Uber president leaves after six months

Since Uber's troubles began in January, there have been a wave of executive departures, including the departures of Ed Baker , the vice president for product a...


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Analyst Coverage

Elkhorn Investments LLC acquired a new position in Marathon Oil during the fourth quarter worth $1,322,000. The last close places the company's stock about $4.4...


Carl's Jr. Tries Advertising Burgers With Actual Burgers

After busting through the doors of Carl's Jr . and Hardee's headquarters, Hardee Sr. demands that a scandalous picture of model Charlotte McKinney be taken...


Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Completes First Flight

Boeing stretched the 787-10 by 5.49m (18ft) compared to the 787-9, requiring the addition of a semi-levered landing gear to avoid tail-strikes on takeoff. It's ...


Cabinet purge 'unacceptable', says S.Africa deputy president

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has sacked the country's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, after days of speculation that rocked the country's markets and c...


OPEC, non-cartel nations may extend oil cut another 6 months

Both Brent and WTI jumped by over 20 cents a barrel after a local industry source said Libya's oil output had fallen by roughly a third, or 252,000 barrels pe...


Indiana Pacers to waive guard Rodney Stuckey

The former second-round pick out of Cincinnati signed with the Charlotte Hornets the following offseason, but he was unable to continue his high level of play...


Pound pressured as uncertainty looms following official launch of Brexit talks

However, €1.15 is by no means an historic low - it was at similar levels in early 2013 - and the pound had already been falling versus the Euro in the months pr...


Fuel withdrawals offset small crude oil inventories build

While US crude inventories rose last week, they increased by less than they were expected to, signalling that more oil is being pulled out of storage. The US ...


Buying Lululemon Stock Now Isn't a Stretch

Yet since the close of the quarter, Lululemon has noticed a sharp traffic drop. Lululemon could post a mid-single-digit comp growth and 20 percent-plus EB...


Stocks under Consideration: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)

It has been suggested as "Buy Opinions" from 2 and 2 issued "Sell Thoughts" for the stock. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is ...


White House eyeing $18 billion list of social program cuts

Elsewhere in his talk, E&E News reports Zinke said the Trump administration will seek a waiver to the Endangered Species Act so it can build the wall in jag...


Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Nunes has provided limited details about the information he obtained over the course of his investigation, but said there are "dozens of reports" showing that...


OPEC compliance with oil curbs rises in March as UAE joins cut

And analysts expect further drops in coming weeks. USA refinery crude runs USOICR=ECI rose 425,000 barrels per day as utilization rates USOIRU=ECI jumped 1.9 ...


Tencent Hits a Speed Bump With Tesla

It's expected to cost around $35,000 and offer a range of almost 220 miles, with 0-60 performance under six seconds. Earnings per share serves as an indicator o...


Uber to resume self-driving vehicle operations after an accident in Arizona

She said the Uber vehicle was not at fault in the collision. The Uber vehicle was operating in self-driving mode at the time of the crash, and the two "...


BlackRock culls raft of active equity fund managers

As part of the changes, the company will cut fees on some products that are being rebranded as an " Advantage " series of lower-cost active funds. In 2012, Blac...