Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Billions In Debt

The Island, according to NYT , roughly $120 billion of bond debt, and unfunded pension obligations to restructure, which are weighing down the nation. Bankruptcy will likely impact the daily lives of the people of Puerto Rico, who could face austeri... More..

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Chinese export, import growth slow in April as rebound cools
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Chinese export, import growth slow in April as rebound cools

A man pushes a fashion advertisement billboard outside a fashion boutique under renovation at Ritan International Trade Center in Beijing, Monday, May 8, 2017. China's trade surplus increased to $38.05 billion ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Arvind Kejriwal calls meeting to discuss dengue, chikungunya in Delhi

It's low, the worst kind of allegation", said Sisodia. "Jain personally told me that he had settled a land deal worth Rs 50 crore of Kejriwal's relative". However, anti-corruption crusader and Kejriwal's politi...More..

What Ban? Turkish Airlines Gives Laptops to US-Bound Business Class Passengers
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

What Ban? Turkish Airlines Gives Laptops to US-Bound Business Class Passengers

Eventually, Bahetoukilae boarded the plane and headed for seat, 22C. Bahetoukilae flew almost 4800 kilometres in the wrong direction and endured an 11-hour wait in San Francisco. Miantsoko said: "They didn't ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Takeaways From Buffett's Address To Berkshire AGM

Speaking at an annual conference of his company's shareholders in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday, Buffett said that healthcare costs were the biggest problem facing United States businesses, adding that his fed...More..

Energy shares lead world stock losses on volatile oil price
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Energy shares lead world stock losses on volatile oil price

Oil prices have been on a roller coaster ride dropping nearly five percent on Thursday and back up as much as two percent on Friday. United States crude production rose to 9.29 million barrels last week, the...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

North Korea detains American citizen for 'hostile acts'

The U.S., South Korea and other states have accused North Korea of detaining foreigners for use as diplomatic bargaining chips. The KCNA said the related authorities are conducting detailed investigation ...More..

Warren Buffett slams Wells Fargo's handling of massive sales scandal
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Warren Buffett slams Wells Fargo's handling of massive sales scandal

Buffett said that he 'really underestimated the brilliance of the execution'. Warren Buffett on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo & Co's WFC.N previous management for failing to take action immediately upon lea...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

GOP majority pushes 'sanctuary city' bill to passage in Texas House

Greg Abbott tweeted Wednesday evening after the Texas state Senate approved the House's version of the bill. By last week, state representative Charlie Geren, a Republican who authored the measure in the ...More..

Interior releases list of national monuments to be reviewed
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Interior releases list of national monuments to be reviewed

The Interior Department said on Friday Zinke is visiting southern Utah as part of an executive order issued by President Donald Trump to reverse numerous environmental protections implemented by his predecess...More..

Buffett faults Wells Fargo laxity in sales scandal
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Buffett faults Wells Fargo laxity in sales scandal

Buffett was joined by his longtime business partner, Charles Munger, who said both political parties - Republicans and Democrats - were facing great difficulty in thinking rationally about the issue at hand bec...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

China's New Airliner Sets Sights on Boeing and Airbus

The C919 was built by Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) with China Eastern Airlines as the launch customer. The takeoff of the C919 elicited cheers and applause from hundreds of invited guests ...More..

Kashmir Banks Looted By Masked Gunmen
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Kashmir Banks Looted By Masked Gunmen

During this week, 5 bank robberies took place where armed militants looted cash from small bank branches in south Kashmir. "A customer can deposit cash in the form of cheques and he can even transfer his money"...More..

GST will make domestic companies more competitive: Hasmukh Adhia
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

GST will make domestic companies more competitive: Hasmukh Adhia

Though the excise collection may continue to stay as they relate to taxation on alcohol. Eight states have passed the State Goods and Services Tax (SGST) Act in their respective state assemblies in less than ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

U.S. urges Southeast Asian countries to intensify pressure on DPRK

Tillerson is hosting foreign ministers from ASEAN on Thursday at the State Department , which comes just days after top diplomats from those countries met in Manila and issued a statement that criticized Nort...More..

France To Pick New President In Historic Race
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

France To Pick New President In Historic Race

Mr Macron topped the first round of the presidential election on April 23 with 24.01 percent, followed by Ms Le Pen on 21.30 percent, in a crowded field of 11 candidates. Much will also depend on how the candid...More..

Lawmakers to airlines: Improve service or Congress steps in
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Lawmakers to airlines: Improve service or Congress steps in

Senior lawmakers urged U.S. airlines on Tuesday to fix their customer service issues after recent high-profile problems, or face a crackdown from Congress. The airlines also pledged to review how their employee...More..

White House: Trump's Trade Call With Trudeau 'Amicable.' Canada: Not So Much
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

White House: Trump's Trade Call With Trudeau 'Amicable.' Canada: Not So Much

There are concerns that President Trump's new tariff on Canadian lumber imports could jack up the prices of newly built homes. "So when we're the country with the deficits, we have no fear". "This present rou...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Kentucky Derby 2017: Complete finishing order

Pletcher won the race in 2010 with Super Saver. The Kentucky Derby is not only the most famous race in the world, it is one of the most unique to be contested all year. "I'm not sure we would have been able t...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Chinese Passenger Plane Takes off in Shanghai after Three Years of Delays

The company that developed the C919, Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac), is owned by the state. The narrow-body of the first Chinese-made passenger jet - white with green and blue stripes with "...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Federal Reserve leaves key policy rate unchanged

Investors took the statement as a sign the Fed is on track for the two rate hikes it has flagged this year, having increased the fed funds rate to a range of 0.75 per cent to 1 per cent in March. "Clearly, the ...More..

Emmanuel Macron's Email Hacked Days Before French Presidential Election
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Emmanuel Macron's Email Hacked Days Before French Presidential Election

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's team blasted a "massive and coordinated hacking attack" against his campaign after a flood of internal documents were released online barely 24 hours before the e...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

NFL Draft analysis: Pittsburgh Steelers

Congrats to Conner as his story now comes full circle. Conner set an Atlantic Coast Conference record by scoring 56 touchdowns during his abbreviated career at Pitt, including 16 last season during his emotiona...More..

Analysts Expect New York Community Bancorp, Inc
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Analysts Expect New York Community Bancorp, Inc

Stephens began coverage on shares of New York Community Bancorp in a report on Wednesday, April 5th. As per Wednesday, December 21, the company rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley. Washington Trust Bancor...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Blake Shelton Gives Update on Gwen Stefani's Ruptured Eardrum

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton may not agree on why exactly they broke up and filed for a divorce, but Miranda is not letting that prevent her from throwing one final diss to Blake - the news that she's ...More..