Greece agrees more austerity measures to secure bailout

Greece has reached a preliminary agreement with its worldwide creditors on reforms needed to release the next instalment of its multi-billion-dollar bailout , BBC News reports. Athens also agreed to sell coal-fired plants and coal mines equal to abo... More..

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United CEO faces Congress after dragging of passenger
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

United CEO faces Congress after dragging of passenger

The airline also said it will improve employee training. "Tempers are short everywhere", DeFazio said. The April 9 incident, in which United passenger David Dao sustained a concussion, a broken nose and t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Turnbull Buries Age of Austerity With Australia-First Budget

CANBERRA, Australia-Australia is planning US$56 billion in infrastructure spending, on projects including a new airport for Sydney and a 1,000-mile high-speed rail corridor, as the government seeks to extend th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Investors Catching Stocks Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 744,735 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock valued at $4,669...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kuwait says deal near to extend oil output reduction

Still, both Brent and WTI crude are holding below $50 a barrel because of brimming storage tanks, high drilling rates and ample production. US crude oil ETF United States Oil (USO - Free Report) and Brent cr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Amazon Unveils a New Echo with a Touchscreen

Now, Amazon is preparing to add a visual element to Alexa with the Echo Show ($229), the first Echo device with a screen. Amazon's Echo is expected to continue its dominance, with a share of almost 71 p...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Crude prices hit 5-month lows as glut fears weigh

Member nations of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries are due to discuss the deal later this month. The market, however, remained in technically oversold territory with futures trading down ...More..

Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Add Rating for RPS Group plc (RPS)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Add Rating for RPS Group plc (RPS)

It has a 31.61 P/E ratio. Sainsbury J PLC had 199 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock decreased 0.05% or GBX 0.06 on May 3, reaching GBX 124.94. Robotti Robert holds 5.25...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

First quarter GDP shows sharp slowdown in economic growth

But, it will gain momentum when wage growth and investment in business moves as the year progresses. Unemployment is very low at 4.5%. There continues to be no evidence of accelerating inflation. However, man...More..

Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown

In a late-night meeting on Thursday, the House Rules Committee voted 8-2 to send the legislation to the House for debate on Friday. On the separate healthcare bill, House Republican leaders are still scroungi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Here's what Warren Buffett said about IITs and India

The topic arose at Berkshire Hathaway's shareholder meeting in Omaha, where Buffett talked about his struggles to find ways to deploy the company's enormous hoard of more than $90 billion in cash, at a time whe...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ex-attorney general says had warned Trump of Flynn's contacts

Republicans on the committee pressed Yates and Clapper on whether they leaked confidential information to the press or improperly unmasked the names of Americans. Flynn however, was forced out of his role as he...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Crude oil prices at lowest level in five months

Opec and other oil nations are meeting on May 25 where they will discuss the success of the six-month cutback and whether it should be deepened. Meanwhile, shale drillers are pressing ahead with their longest e...More..

United Airlines Settles With Passenger Who Was Brutally Dragged Off Plane
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

United Airlines Settles With Passenger Who Was Brutally Dragged Off Plane

United said they needed to remove passengers from the flight because crew members needed to be in Louisville the next day for a "downline connection". Officers then dragged Dr Dao through the aisle and off th...More..

Severe storms kill at least seven in southern US
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Severe storms kill at least seven in southern US

A tornado has injured dozens and killed at least five people in Canton , a small city in the east of Texas Saturday. A 72-year-old woman drowned even as her husband tried to save her as the vehicle they ...More..

Michael Flynn's Questionable Conduct, and Trump's
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Michael Flynn's Questionable Conduct, and Trump's

She told White House counsel Don McGahn on January 26, less than a week into Trump's presidency, that Flynn had not been telling the truth about his contacts with Russia's ambassador to Washington. Gen. Michael...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

China's first indigenous passenger jet completes maiden flight

The engine, as well as electronic devices for flight control, wheels, brakes and many other components are made in the US or Europe. The white, green and blue aircraft, with "C919" emblazoned on its tail, spe...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ismail Haniyeh elected new Hamas chief

Hamas has sharply criticized Abbas' political program, which rests on setting up a Palestinian state in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem, lands Israel captured in the 1967 Mideast War. He first...More..

Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Tossed Out Of Court!
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Tossed Out Of Court!

Hernandez's lead attorney in the double murder trial, Jose Baez, has pledged to independently investigate the death. Hernandez is accused in the 2012 killings of two Boston men. According to a 2013 Minnesota Su...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Buffett 'blew it' by not buying stock in Amazon and Google

Separately, Buffett said he was more comfortable buying shares of Apple Inc, in which Berkshire has disclosed a 133 million share stake, worth close to US$20 billion on Friday, saying he could "very easily dete...More..

Simcoe Superstore approved for beer, cider sales
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Simcoe Superstore approved for beer, cider sales

Safeway locations on Dawson Road and Arthur Street, as well as the Real Canadian Superstore on Carrick Street, have been selling beer since a year ago, when the province first legalized it in certain grocery st...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil steadies, but rattled by concern about OPEC's clout

U.S. oil production has risen more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd, the highest since August 2015 and close to the levels of top producers Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia . Prices climbed...More..

Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Hernandez hung himself in his prison cell on April 19 while serving life in prison for the murder conviction. Prosecutors, however, argued that dismissing Hernandez's murder conviction would reward his "consc...More..

Day Mover: Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Day Mover: Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

Truepoint Inc. boosted its stake in Duke Energy Corp by 0.5% in the first quarter. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 5.3 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Hold Rating for ConvaTec Group PLC (CTEC)

With 15,600 avg volume, 2 days are for Aviat Networks Incorporated (NASDAQ:AVNW)'s short sellers to cover AVNW's short positions. The SI to GW Pharmaceuticals Plc Ads's float is 9.5%. Societe Generale has "Buy"...More..