EU Signals Flexibility on Handling of Brexit

The concept of a strict two-stage approach seems to contradict Tusk's statement, also made today, that "nothing is agreed until everything is agreed", and that negotiations will work as a package in which "individual items can not be settled separate... More..

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Celebrities Bring Awareness to Equal Pay Day - See Their Social Media Posts!

The National Partnership of Women and Families , citing U.S. Census figures, reports that in IL, a woman working full time makes just 79 cents for every dollar made by a man. "There are hundreds of businesse...More..

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Nvidia Corporation (NVDA), Intel Corporation (INTC) and Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Elsewhere, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) also attracted heavy call volume following a bullish report on the PC market from BlueFin Research Partners. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This story was originally re...More..

Tesla positively surprises, sold 25k EVs this past quarter
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Tesla positively surprises, sold 25k EVs this past quarter

Share value in Tesla responded positively to the news. Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) on Sunday said that its vehicle deliveries jumped to 25,000 vehicles in the first quarter , up 69 percent from the same pe...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Crude Oil Prices Cut Gains Following Surprise Inventory Buildup

USA stockpiles shrank by 1.83 MMbbl last week, the industry-funded API was said to report , while government data due Wednesday is also forecast to show a decline. Total volume traded was about 7% above the 10...More..

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North Korea may have tested new technology in latest missile

ANALYST TAKE: "This meeting is likely to have an extra dimension added to it by last night's missile test by North Korea, whose timing can't have been coincidental, given recent hawkish rhetoric from Secretary ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Japan strongly protests DPRK's latest missile launch

Trump has called on Beijing, Pyongyang's closest ally, to exert more pressure on Kim Jong-un's regime to abandon the development of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. " The clock has now run out , and all ...More..

Sensex tops 30000-mark, Nifty at new high of 9264.95
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Sensex tops 30000-mark, Nifty at new high of 9264.95

The BSE Sensex closed 64 points or 0.21 per cent higher at 29,974. This surpassed its previous high of 29,910.22, recorded on April 3. The gauge had rallied by 289.72 points in previous sessions on Monday...More..

Eurozone economy 'strongest' in nearly 6 years
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Eurozone economy 'strongest' in nearly 6 years

Britain's powerhouse service sector bounced back in March, posting its strongest growth of the year. Businesses hired people at the slowest pace in seven months. "Average prices are at the highest level in 8.5 ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Q2 2017 EPS Estimates for Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Lifted by Analyst

CWM LLC raised its stake in shares of Comcast by 9.2% in the third quarter. Gemmer Asset Management LLC now owns 3,872 shares of the cable giant's stock worth $257,000 after buying an additional 86 shares in th...More..

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Tesla tops quarterly sales forecast

Of the 25,000 cars delivered, 13,450 (or 54 percent) were Model S sedans and 11,550 were Model X crossover utilities. Online Chat: DJ Kachman, the Veterans Affairs Department's director of mobile and security...More..

India terms statement of African envoys 'unfortunate, surprising'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

India terms statement of African envoys 'unfortunate, surprising'

She said the government is committed to ensure the security and safety of foreign nationals in India. "You can't say our steps are inadequate". That the chiefs of missions of 43 African countries have, in a s...More..

US factories expand again in March but at slower pace
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US factories expand again in March but at slower pace

A big miss in the U.S. services sector: a score of only 55.2 in the ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI. The recent pickup in manufacturing has been a bright spot for the US economy during a first quarter otherwise mar...More..

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Cyclone Debbie leaves tens of thousands stranded

Six large rivers had reached major flood levels and were still rising in several areas, said the Bureau of Meteorology. Police Commissioner Ian Stewart said a man in the Lamington National Park in the state's...More..

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California Resources Corporation (CRC) has Current Market Capitalizaion of $650.33 Million

It has underperformed by 36.69% the S&P500. About 304,679 shares traded. It has outperformed by 44.91% the S&P500. Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc is a United Kingdom industrial engineering company. 83,240 are o...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Two caddies better than one, believes Scott

He is one of two second betting choices at 7-1. But the road to the Green Jacket will lead through Johnson, who ticks all the boxes as the man to beat. He spoke of bringing her to Augusta National this week...More..

Lawmakers warn United Kingdom to assess impact of 'no deal' Brexit
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Lawmakers warn United Kingdom to assess impact of 'no deal' Brexit

Labour's shadow Brexit minister Paul Blomfield accused Mrs May of "trying to downplay expectations" and said the Government must spell out a transitional deal to "stop the economy falling off a cliff edge". "Th...More..

EU Unveils Antitrust Probe Into RBS Restructuring Plans
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

EU Unveils Antitrust Probe Into RBS Restructuring Plans

The new plan comes after RBS spent almost eight years attempting to divest about 300 branches to numerous potential buyers, including a failed sale of branches to Santander in 2012. The EU launched the in-d...More..

Chinese president visits Finland on stopover to USA
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Chinese president visits Finland on stopover to USA

He also plans to meet with Prime Minister Juha Sipila and Parliament president, Maria Lohela to discuss bilateral ties, China-EU relations and other regional and worldwide issues of common interest. China and F...More..

Spanish ship off Gibraltar: 'Incursion' or 'routine?'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spanish ship off Gibraltar: 'Incursion' or 'routine?'

May triggered Article 50 of the EU's key treaty last week, starting a two-year countdown to Brexit. Madrid argues that Gibraltar must not be included in Brexit negotiations, as it is not fully recognized by...More..

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, says Seoul
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, says Seoul

Before then, there's a raft of USA data on the agenda including the monthly non-manufacturing report from the Institute for Supply Management later Wednesday. "The world will soon witness what eventful steps ...More..

Sovereignty of Gibraltar remains unchanged - Britain's Johnson
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Sovereignty of Gibraltar remains unchanged - Britain's Johnson

This means that Spain can block the access to Gibraltar to any commercial agreement that the United Kingdom negotiates with the European Union, as warned by the British colonial administration, whose resident...More..

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Telford Homes plc (TEF)
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Telford Homes plc (TEF)

Laurion Capital Mngmt Limited Partnership invested in 0.02% or 29,720 shares. The Sentry Select Capital Corp holds 5.50M shares with $433.64 million value, up from 4.89M last quarter. BAE Systems plc is a defe...More..

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Zags trounce Xavier 83-59, secure first Final Four appearance

The Musketeers fell short of advancing to their first Final Four, with an 83-59 loss to Gonzaga Basketball. The timing of this unexpected postseason run couldn't have come at a better time for the Muskete...More..

Gov't Slams N. Korea for Ballistic Missile Launch
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Gov't Slams N. Korea for Ballistic Missile Launch

Two weeks ago, the South Korean and US militaries said they detected what they called a failed North Korean ballistic missile launch. But trading was light ahead of US data releases and meetings later in the ...More..

Steps to protect United States workers from H1-B 'abuse' announced
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Steps to protect United States workers from H1-B 'abuse' announced

Critics say that numerous available H-1B spots go to lower-paid foreign workers employed by consulting firms that let US companies contract out their tech departments. "US workers should not be placed in a disf...More..

US Private Sector Adds Jobs by Thousands
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US Private Sector Adds Jobs by Thousands

The ADP report offers renewed optimism for wages, as job creation not only exceeded expectations but was also broad-based. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast the ADP National Employment Report would ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bill to improve weather forecasts heads to president's desk

Wind will reach 60 miles per hour, and people should prepare for possible property damage and downed trees, the National Weather Service said. "There is a moderate threat of severe weather across the Columbia...More..

US military confirms N. Korea fired missile into Sea of Japan
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US military confirms N. Korea fired missile into Sea of Japan

The US Pacific Command, part of the armed forces responsible for defending the USA's west coast, said initial assessments indicate the type of missile fired was a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile. North K...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump cracks down on H-1B visa programme

USCIS's announcement also reflects that there is no changes in H-1B visas this year as was being anticipated in view of some media leaks of a proposed executive order on this work visa. Late past year, Infosys,...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

UK and Swedish watchdogs warn of international cyber attack

Matt Walmsley, EMEA director at cybersecurity company Vectra Networks, added: "These criminals continue to play a long game, prepared to wait months - even years - to harvest valuable data without being noticed...More..

Any check on North Korea has to involve China: US general
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Any check on North Korea has to involve China: US general

Appearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday to report on STRATCOM programs, Air Force General John E. Hyten argued for fully funding the modernization of the U.S. The Trump administratio...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

United Kingdom police arrest 6 in hate crime attack on asylum-seeker

The Prime Minister echoed the comments of local Tory MP Gavin Barwell, who branded the attackers "cowardly and despicable scum ". Daryl Davis, 20, Danyelle Davis, 24, Barry Potts, 20, George Walder, 20, and ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Drivers focus on the road during Distracted Driving Awareness Month

The month of April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month . Marietta police's traffic unit schedules this kind of undercover operation when they notice more people distractedly driving. Insurance agents see t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Carolina is still leaving LGBT people out in the cold

State Democratic and Republican leaders say their compromise will restore North Carolina's reputation as a welcoming place to do business, and some business leaders applauded the deal . "It's doubling down o...More..