House Oversight Committee chair on Comey's memos: 'I have my

We also obviously need to get Director Comey's memos immediately, as well as all associated records, including any audio tapes, and notes, if they exist. The first and most important is that Comey is either lying or badly misunderstood a one-on-one c... More..

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Cyber attack could spark lawsuits but not against Microsoft

While some practices were not directly attacked by the cyber-attack, some network connections to data servers and the Internet were affected. Despite the name, the new Thai body would have permanent acces...More..

New Hong Kong-China bond trade link widens foreign access
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New Hong Kong-China bond trade link widens foreign access

The trading platform, called Bond Connect, would operate alongside the two existing cross-border Stock Connect programs between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong, in a sign of the nation's determination to mak...More..

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to company
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to company

Stone. He added that people can say that his job description includes "being Biz Stone ". His startup, Jelly , was acquired by Pinterest in March. Dorsey asked him to return and Stone accepted. Stone, 43,...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Crowds cheer as first Chinese-made passenger plane makes maiden flight

The narrow-body aircraft, which will compete with Boeing's 737 and the Airbus A320, is a key symbol of China's ambitions to muscle into a global jet market estimated to be worth US$2 trillion over the next 20 y...More..

Most UK patients saw no change on Monday after cyber attack - minister
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Most UK patients saw no change on Monday after cyber attack - minister

The global ransomware attack known as WannaCry has so far claimed 12 victims in Australia, the government said this morning. Making sure that you are running anti-virus software. Some have also been machi...More..

Najib: M'sia committed to help realise OBOR initiative
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Najib: M'sia committed to help realise OBOR initiative

Chinese President Xi Jinping opened the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in the Chinese capital Beijing on 14 May. The "Belt and Road" is Xi's signature foreign policy initiative. "We are o...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

OPEC and their allies begin to pledge production cuts — BUSINESS REPORT

The agency trimmed its estimate for first-half global demand growth by 115,000 barrels a day, citing weaker consumption in "previously solid countries" like India and the USA, yet kept the full-year growth fore...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Haley: US Might Look at Sanctions on Countries Aiding North Korea

Pyongyang said the missile, the Hwasong-12, was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead". Communications were severed by the North previous year, Lee said, in the wake of new sanctions following North Ko...More..

Cosby says he doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cosby says he doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial

As new allegations have come about, Cosby's legacy, including his monumental sitcom The Cosby Show, have been all but scrubbed from the pop culture lexion, not appearing in reruns damn near anywhere, primarily ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Softcat PLC (SCT) Insider Buys £149.45 in Stock

It has a 22.68 P/E ratio. The Company caters to various types of customer, including Trade, which consists of revenue from retailer customers and revenue from other products and services provided to retailers a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) 1Q17 earnings; Beats Street View

The stock rose 1.49% or $2.35 reaching $159.68. Home Depot earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on AlphaOne's scale. State Street Corp now owns 55,747,883 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock worth...More..

Malaysia-based Malindo Air Takes Delivery of First Boeing 737 MAX
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Malaysia-based Malindo Air Takes Delivery of First Boeing 737 MAX

While the 737 is assembled in Renton, Wash., Boeing South Carolina's local propulsion business designs and makes the Max engine nacelle inlets in Palmetto Commerce Park. The next airline expected to take deli...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Toronto Dominion Bank Acquires 83678 Shares of Xerox Corp (XRX)

Company insiders own 0.37% of the company's stock. Xerox Corp's quarterly revenue was down 6.2% compared to the same quarter past year. Lakeview Capital Partners LLC purchased a new position in Xerox Corp durin...More..

Amtrak 188 engineer charged with manslaughter
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Amtrak 188 engineer charged with manslaughter

The move comes two days after the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office announced it had failed to prove engineer Bostian displayed "conscious disregard" for safety when he sped 106 miles per hour on a curve ...More..

Snapdeal-Flipkart merger may boost staff income by Rs 193 crore
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Snapdeal-Flipkart merger may boost staff income by Rs 193 crore

Softbank has been pushing hard for Snapdeal's sale to Flipkart, in a desperate effort to switch its holding in the struggling e-commerce major with that in other robust firms. According to media reports, Vani...More..

Wages growth remains week
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wages growth remains week

Negative real wage growth has occurred only twice since current records began two decades ago: during the global financial crisis, and across nine months in 2013-14. Australian wages have stagnated at a record ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

SINA Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) reports upbeat Q1 earnings

The company has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $61.14. SINA made no changes to its full-year guidance, which was introduced last quarter and calls for 2017 adjusted revenue of bet...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Haley: US will 'tighten the screws' on North Korean nuclear program

The U.S. and South Korea agreed on a basic plan to address the North Korean nuclear threat Tuesday. "We all have to send a sign to North Korea, and that is 'no more". South Korean officials recently said that...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Receives An Update From Brokers

Equity Residential's stock price now sits at $64.84. 08/25/2016 - BTIG Research began new coverage on Equity Residential giving the company a " rating. Equity Residential's dividend payout ratio is now 17.32%...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Information Trump shared with Russians came from Israel, official says

Citing current and former officials, it reported that the information shared by a United States partner through an intelligence- sharing arrangement was so sensitive that it was withheld from allies and tight...More..

Tata Steel reports Q4 loss on one-off charges
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tata Steel reports Q4 loss on one-off charges

This would meet our published principles, including that an insolvency event of the scheme's sponsoring employer, Tata Steel UK, would otherwise be inevitable. "Pension restructurings which involve an RAA are r...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Dems erupt after report says Trump asked Comey to end Flynn probe

The New York Times reported that Mr Trump made the request during a February Oval Office meeting. The White House says the report is "not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the pres...More..

France's Macron to name PM on first full day in office
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

France's Macron to name PM on first full day in office

The appointment of Philippe is hoped to bring Macron support from the right of the political spectrum, as the centrist president hopes to gain a governing majority in the legislative elections next month. The m...More..

Rue21 files for bankruptcy as retail woes drag on
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Rue21 files for bankruptcy as retail woes drag on

Last month, the company began the process of closing about 400 underperforming stores in order to streamline operations, better align the size of its footprint with market realities, and focus on its other "hig...More..