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Goldman Sachs Group Inc(NYSE: GS) falls on weak results

Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported earnings that missed Wall Street expectations on Tuesday as weak trading revenue outweighed gains in other areas, sending its...


Symantec points usage of leaked Central Intelligence Agency spy toolkit in 40 operations

Symantec says that Longhorn has been active since 2011, and is responsible for a number of cyberattacks in the Middle East, Europe, Asia and Africa - and even o...


Monsoon to be near normal, says IMD in its initial forecast

Ramesh said at press conference here. The department defines normal rainfall as 96 percent to 104 percent of the average. India receives 70 per cent of its annu...


YouTube's live TV service is now available in select markets

In total, YouTube TV provides access to more than 50 channels. Subscribers can watch YouTube TV on their phone, tablet or computer, and one membership c...


Netflix beefs up int'l focus as subscriber growth falls short

However, Netflix's United States subs additions were lower-than-expected at 1.42 million, compared to previous guidance and Street estimates of 1.5 million an...


BC Liberal Platform Promises Limited New Spending, Caps to Bridge Tolls

Election Day is scheduled for May 9 with the official campaign period expected to begin Tuesday. "Things aren't what they could be". "The status quo BC Ferrie...


Oil spill reported in Alaska, volume unknown

The Unified Command will ensure safe and efficient coordination of resources and information amongst BPXA and state and federal regulators. They claim that two ...


Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

What You Can Do: Call your member of Congress. Tell Democrats you back their stand on CSRs. "However, there is still too much instability and uncertainty in ...


Former Iranian President Says Donald Trump Is Not Really In Charge

Just when it appeared Ahmadinejad would be leaving, he turned around and returned to the Interior Ministry's registration desk, pulling out his identification d...


Tax Day tips in The Woodlands

Check (and recheck) to make sure you have all the documentation you need . Filing for a federal extension doesn't automatically extend state tax filing deadlin...


Tesla set to unveil electric semi-truck in September

Team has done an unbelievable job. Tesla CEO Elon Musk himself acknowledged on Twitter that his company's stock price was overvalued. Tesla shares are n...


United Airlines CEO: We won't drag passenger off plane anymore

Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans says the officers had the authority to board the plane but that the rest of what occurred is under investigation. Her husba...


As millions watch via webcam, giraffe gives birth in New York zoo

He's yet to be named, although April's home park , Animal Adventure, is reportedly putting together a GoFundMe account where people can vote for $1 a pop. Peop...


HFC Chairman Says Republicans Close To Health Care Agreement

Meadows told USA Today he planned to deliver a plan that kept language requiring insurers to cover pre-existing conditions. Centrist Rep. Leonard Lance (R-N...


School gunman threatened wife when she moved out

Hong). Mourners participated in candlelight vigils at North Park Elementary and Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church to remember the victims, heal toget...


Inspite of Double the Bookings, Uber lost $2.8 Billion in FY16!

Though it isn't required to report its financial health since it is not a public company, Uber said previous year gross bookings doubled to $20 billion after ...


1200 passengers stuck on train in Hudson River tunnel

Overall, 16 people were injured , because of the panic. NYPD Counterterrorism tweeted that multiple reports of "shots fired" near Macy's were unfounded. Al...


Demonstrators demand Trump release taxes

As countless Americans rush to file their taxes before the federal deadline next week, they're also not forgetting the returns they've yet to see from Preside...


U.S. retail sales, consumer prices slump in March

These increases could be related to consumers' desire to shop at stores holding sales prior to closing. The report shows that building material retailers and he...


SK Group expresses hope of buying Toshiba's memory biz

The bulk of Apple's iPhones are made at Foxconn's extensive manufacturing base there. The approval is crucial for the troubled conglomerate, which needs b...


EPA's Scott Pruitt: Reorganizing of the EPA is Critically Important

All EPA program offices will be collecting public comments specific to their issues. Ignoring the fact that the USA coal industry's troubles are primarily the...


British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem

The area was packed with Christians celebrating Good Friday and Jews celebrating Passover, reports the Press Association . Samri identified her as a 25-year-...


Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose

They show a bloodied Dao being dragged by his hands off a plane after he refused to give up his seat for a flight crew that needed to get to Louisville, Ky., th...


United to compensate passengers on flight at centre of passenger-dragging scandal

Videos of the incident - some of which show 69-year-old Dr David Dao's face being smacked on his armrest so hard that it bleeds - have resulted in shares in t...


Dustin Johnson headed back to PGA Tour at Wells Fargo

Johnson withdrew from the last two tournaments he was scheduled to appear in - one for rest and one due to his back injury - so he is still technically riding a...


USA drops largest non-nuclear bomb ever on ISIS target in Afghanistan

Pentagon spokesman Adam Stump said yesterday that it was the first-ever combat use of the bomb. According to How Stuff Works , a GBU-43B is 30 feet long and 40...


Brexit caused by underlying economic failures and disunity in EU

One of Britain's priorities during Brexit talks is guaranteeing the rights of EU citizens working in the United Kingdom and those of United Kingdom citizens wor...


Merkel joins IMF, World Bank, WTO in fight against protectionism

In March, US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin said the United States was not going to turn toward protectionism if Washington can successfully renegotia...


Wells Fargo & Company Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. raised its position in Wells Fargo & Co by 0.4% in the third quarter. Indeed, ADI's recent annualized dividend of 1.80/share (current...


Uber's PR head resigns amid tumultuous time for company

Rachel Whetstone , who has steered Uber CEO Travis Kalanick through a series of S-turn crises since joining the company from Google as global head of public p...


BHP Billiton Rejects Activist Investor's Call To Spin Off Oil Assets

Elliott's move on BHP follows its activist role in aluminum-parts maker Arconic Inc., which split from Alcoa Inc. a year ago. "There is no obvious discount ...


British PM arrives in Saudi Arabia on mission to boost ties

May landed at a military airport in Riyadh on Tuesday, coming from Jordan. But, less than a week after Britain officially started a two-year countdown for qui...


Trump's energy review blocks Group of Seven from consensus

Trump has also said he does not intend to honour promises made by the administration of his predecessor, Barack Obama, to provide financial aid under the Paris ...


French Election Pressure Shows as Macron Goes on Campaign Attack

In all, about 75,000 Jews were deported from France to Nazi concentration camps during World War II. "Every second of my presidency will be useful to France a...


Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

Toshiba said late on Tuesday that it suffered a net loss of 532.5 billion yen ($4.81 billion) for the April-December period of a year ago, leaving it with a neg...


Blue Jays activate closer Roberto Osuna ahead of home opener against Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Brewers hit the road for the first time in 2017 as they take on the Toronto Blue Jays tonight at Rogers Centre. Bautista was batting at a.414 cl...


Apple may be working on game-changing iPhone battery tech

And while this "14%" might already seem a bit too much to you, the shares went down by as much as 36% as the news broke out, only to later find some feet and re...


AT&T Spends $1.6B to Upgrade Its 5G Wireless Plan

Straight Path now holds the rights to 868 spectrum licenses in the 28 GHz and 39 GHz spectrum bands covering most of the United States, including spectrum in...


BHP Needs to Prove Oil and Iron Are Better Together

By 1500 GMT, it was 2.3 percent higher. "The goal (of the letter) is to provide details of the BHP shareholder value unlock plan to all ofBHP's shareholders...


Pulitzer Prizes in journalism and the arts set to be awarded

Jason Wambsgans/The Chicago Tribune/Columbia University via AP). An investigation into Donald Trump's pledges to charitable causes during the United States ...


US threatens more pressure on Syria after missile strikes

And they said a drone belonging either to Russian Federation or Syria was seen hovering over the site of the chemical weapons attack Tuesday after it happened. ...


Hamilton hopes for 'best v best' duel with Vettel

With a combined seven world titles between them over the past nine seasons, both drivers have won the majority of their championships in dominant cars, but when...


4 things to know about Equal Pay Day

On this National Equal Pay Day , folks bring awareness to the wage gap between men and women in the workforce. Yet they're still paid less than men. Equal P...


RBI holds repo rate, raises reverse repo to drain excess liquidity

The RBI has made a pitch for the special deposit facility (SDF) to suck out the excess liquidity and is in talks with the Government to introduce it. "Along w...


US Navy Sends Strike Group To Korean Peninsula

The U.S. official said the strike group will provide a show of presence in the region. On Thursday and Friday, US President Donald Trump hosted his Chinese co...


USA disappointed by Russia's reaction to its airstrike on Syrian airbase - Tillerson

On the same day, a group of members from Turkish Communist Movement protested the US attack in front of the USA consulate in Istanbul , carrying the banner of ...


Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

Release of the Fed's minutes from its policy meeting last month yesterday sent USA markets lower.The FTSE 100 followed United States markets into the red, bu...


Electronics chain HHGregg closing all SC stores in liquidation

The H.H. Gregg company was founded on April 15, 1955, in Indianapolis , Indiana by Henry Harold Gregg and his wife Fansy, according to the company's website. h...


KFC to nix antibiotics from chicken by 2018

With the move, KFC became the last major chicken restaurant to join the fight to against unsafe superbugs that are resistant to antibiotics. The brand's Chief...


Chinese company buys half of Argentine mine from Barrick

Vetr lowered Barrick Gold Corp from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $18.55 price target for the company.in a research note on Monday, February 27th. S...