OKC Gas Prices Fall 2.3 Cents Over Past Week

Including the change in gas prices in Texas during the past week, prices yesterday were 19.5 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 10.1 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. Fuel prices still sit higher than a year ago, b... More..

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VF Corp. To Acquire Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co.; Raises Outlook
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

VF Corp. To Acquire Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co.; Raises Outlook

VF projects Williamson-Dickie revenue to provide more than $1 billion in annual revenue by 2021. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Williamson-Dickie employs over 7,000 individuals worldwide. The news release stated t...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) Stock Ticks -12.56%

State Street Corp now owns 113,393 shares of the company's stock valued at $23,364,000 after buying an additional 24,316 shares during the last quarter. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, July 26th. This repre...More..

Uber brings in-app tipping to the UK
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Uber brings in-app tipping to the UK

Uber users will be able to leave drivers a tip via the ride-hailing company's smartphone app under new designs - which include charging passengers for keeping cabs waiting. Turn down more than three trips and ...More..

Sri Lanka 'keen' to play Pakistan in Lahore
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Sri Lanka 'keen' to play Pakistan in Lahore

We need to respectfully understand each other's problems and stand by each other. Zaheer, who had two stints as captain of the national team in 1981 and 1984, said he hoped everything goes well and Sri Lankan...More..

Bitcoin Surges To Fresh Record High, Taking 'Market Cap' Past $68.7 Billion
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Bitcoin Surges To Fresh Record High, Taking 'Market Cap' Past $68.7 Billion

Motivated by the surging price and increased demand, big currency players like Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan are actively promoting Bitcoin to clients and portfolio managers. The reason for Bitcoin's latest p...More..

Sensex Rebounds 235 Points, DLF Surges 16%
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Sensex Rebounds 235 Points, DLF Surges 16%

The stock markets in India witnessed a major correction last week as the benchmark Sensex lost over 1000 points in 5 trading sessions. "Minor intra-day profit booking was observed during the latter part of ...More..

Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council

Trump's June 1 decision to leave the Paris climate accord led Tesla CEO Elon Musk to step down from the manufacturing panel as well as a separate business advisory council. Attorney General Jeff Sessions s...More..

U.S. stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

U.S. stocks fall again on North Korea tensions

Germany's DAX fared better, trading only 0.2 percent lower at 11,989. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 39.02 points to 15,217.33 in a broad-based decline that saw many sectors fin...More..

Big Ben to fall silent for four years during renovation
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Big Ben to fall silent for four years during renovation

The clock will still tell the time silently until 2021 and the chimes will continue to be rung on important occasions such as New Year's Eve. Because the clock mechanism will be temporarily out of action, a m...More..

Facebook secretly introduces a new social networking app in China
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Facebook secretly introduces a new social networking app in China

Facebook Inc, whose social media platform is blocked in China, authorised a local company to launch a photo-sharing application in the country in May, the New York Times reported, citing a person with knowled...More..

Japan economy expands annualized 4.0 pct. in Q2 on consumption, capex
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Japan economy expands annualized 4.0 pct. in Q2 on consumption, capex

Industrial output is forecast to slow in the current quarter, but will remain robust enough to keep the economy growing at a fast clip, said Marcel Thieliant of Capital Economics. However, the Ministry of finan...More..

Threatened By North Korea, Governor of Guam Draws Comparison With Israel
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Threatened By North Korea, Governor of Guam Draws Comparison With Israel

Guam's $5 billion economy is fueled mainly by tourism and the United States military, which occupies about 30 percent of the island and is looking to expand. military presence on the island but insisted the ...More..

GoDaddy expels neo-Nazi site over article on Charlottesville victim — BBCI
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

GoDaddy expels neo-Nazi site over article on Charlottesville victim — BBCI

Controversy broke out after The Daily Stormer published an article entitled "Heather Heyer: Woman Killed in Road Rage Incident was a Fat, Childless 32-Year-Old Slut", in which The Daily Stormer staff ac...More..

Wholesale inflation in July firms up at 1.88% on expensive food articles
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Wholesale inflation in July firms up at 1.88% on expensive food articles

India's wholesale price inflation rate picked up in July after easing for four straight months, with food prices back on the rise. Retail food prices had contracted for two months through June from a year ear...More..

Global stocks shudder on Trump warnings to North Korea
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Global stocks shudder on Trump warnings to North Korea

President Donald Trump's promises to lower corporate taxes and implement a massive infrastructure spending have so far failed to see the light of day. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japa...More..

Chinese Data Disappoints but Asian Stocks Still Bounce
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Chinese Data Disappoints but Asian Stocks Still Bounce

Industrial production climbed 6.4 percent year-over-year in July, slower than the 7.6 percent spike in June. Those gains were led by bounces in Australia, Hong Kong and South Korea while MSCI's world index ro...More..

DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Down Triple Digits on North Korea Fears
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Down Triple Digits on North Korea Fears

Pacific territory of Guam. Japan is the world's biggest creditor country and there is an assumption investors there will repatriate funds in a crisis. It fell 1.43 percent for the week, the most since the wee...More..

China's industrial output slows down in July
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

China's industrial output slows down in July

The value of new homes sold rose 4.3 per cent to 779 billion yuan (S$159.13 billion) in July from a year earlier, according to Bloomberg calculations based on data released Monday by the National Bureau of Stat...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Military 'Locked And Loaded' If North Korea Missteps

There is no imminent threat of a nuclear war with North Korea, the director of the US Central Intelligence Agency said, despite rising tensions. "How close have we come to this situation?" "An attack from N...More..

Top US military official arrives South Korea amid North Korea tension
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Top US military official arrives South Korea amid North Korea tension

Navy and Air Force bases, by firing four missiles into the waters 30 to 40 kilometers (18.6 to 24.8 miles) off the island's coast, in a direct warning to the Trump administration. military continued preparation...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Gold buoyed by North Korea tensions, United States inflation data

The dollar edged up about 0.1 percent to 110.16 yen JPY= , up from Wednesday's low of 109.56 yen, which was the dollar's lowest level since June 15. The limited fall in the price of Asian stocks suggests t...More..

Amazon is issuing refunds to customers who purchased suspect solar eclipse glasses
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Amazon is issuing refunds to customers who purchased suspect solar eclipse glasses

Click the two links above for more details about the Amazon recall. "Safety is among our highest priorities", an Amazon spokesperson told TechCrunch about the matter. How do you know your eclipse glasses are ...More..

TSX slips as financials outweigh gold miner bounce
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

TSX slips as financials outweigh gold miner bounce

France's CAC dropped 1.6% and Germany's DAX fell 1.3%. Canada's main stock index slipped in morning trade on Wednesday, as losses among financial shares offset a rally in gold miners as investors sought saf...More..

As North Korea-US tensions brew, safe-haven currencies rise
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

As North Korea-US tensions brew, safe-haven currencies rise

Chinese blue chips closed flat but Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.4 percent. The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 35.81 points, or 1.5 percent, to 2,438.21. The ex-dividend date, also known as the reinvestme...More..