Venezuela's Maduro pelted by protesters leaving a rally

Maduro supporters staged their own rally on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of a short-lived coup against Maduro's predecessor and mentor, the late leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez, in 2002. Reports on social media said the projectiles included eggs and... More..

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Hamilton roars to Shanghai victory
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Hamilton roars to Shanghai victory

With conditions being far from easy with a wet track, Hamilton who got pole, led from the front ahead of Vettel, but a crash soon changed everything, as the safety auto came out. "They are very, very strong", h...More..

Borussia Dortmund say blast victim Bartra recovering after surgery
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Borussia Dortmund say blast victim Bartra recovering after surgery

Monaco fans left facing an extra night in Germany were offered accommodation by Dortmund fans via the hashtag #bedforawayfans on social media, while the club said on Twitter that all their supporters staying in...More..

Wal-Mart to discount online-only items delivered to stores
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wal-Mart to discount online-only items delivered to stores

Starting April 19, Wal-Mart will offer pickup discounts on 10,000 items and on more than 1 million products by June. The founder of Jet.com, who was named the head of Wal-Mart's US e-commerce division after i...More..

AstraZeneca plc 26.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

AstraZeneca plc 26.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

The firm now has GBX 530.00 target on MGGT. Among 5 analysts covering TopBuild ( NYSE:BLD ), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Therefore 80% are positive. Severfield PLC has a ...More..

See where Vegas ranks on list of mail carrier dog attacks
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

See where Vegas ranks on list of mail carrier dog attacks

A total 6,755 US postal employees were attacked by dogs in 2016, according to the Postal Service . Los Angeles, which took over the top spot from Houston this year, reported 80 dog attacks on postal workers ...More..

United won't use police to remove overbooked passengers -CEO
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United won't use police to remove overbooked passengers -CEO

Mr Hobart said the employees worked for Republic Airline, which United hires to operate United Express flights, and needed to get to Kentucky or their later flights would be cancelled for lack of crew membe...More..

Delta woes continue because of staffing; 100+ flights canceled Sunday
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Delta woes continue because of staffing; 100+ flights canceled Sunday

Delta advised travelers to check its website and mobile app because more flights may be canceled. They said they are so behind on flights because Atlanta is Delta's hub, and it has more flights coming ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United will no longer use police to remove passengers from overbooked flights

The treatment of the passenger on Sunday night prompted outrage and scorn on social media, and anger among some of the passengers on the flight as the unidentified man was evicted. Meanwhile, United's CEO Oscar...More..

IMF leader Lagarde warns against trade protectionism
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

IMF leader Lagarde warns against trade protectionism

But she warns of a number of potential threats, ranging from political uncertainty in Europe to protectionism that could hinder global trade. Restricting trade flows would be a "self-inflicted wound" that would...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Romo's honorary Mav day turns spectacle for final home game

But it couldn't prevent the Mavs from dropping to 32-49 on the season and losing for the ninth time in their last 10 games.At times against the Nuggets, it was vintage Nowitzki as he kept nailing jumper after...More..

Shaw Communications Inc (USA) (SJR) Meets Earnings Expectations As Customer Retention Improves
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Shaw Communications Inc (USA) (SJR) Meets Earnings Expectations As Customer Retention Improves

During the quarter, revenue jumped 13.3% to C$1.3 billion and operating income excluding write-downs and one-offs increased to C$540 million, a 7.6% jump compared to the year-ago-quarter. The company said its C...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Oil price rises to $56 on Libya, Syria crises

Gold prices are likely to average $1200/oz in 2017 and $1250/oz in 2018 given a mix of mildly bearish interest rate fundamentals and a balanced risk outlook. "I wouldn't be surprised to see a bit of book squari...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US President Donald Trump, with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Mr. Trump said the reason he has changed his mind on one of his signature campaign promises is that China hasn't been manipulating its currency for months and because taking the step now could jeopardize his ...More..

A basketful of fun awaits little ones at Easter egg hunt
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

A basketful of fun awaits little ones at Easter egg hunt

The Easter egg hunt at Kingston Township Park, hosted by Hand in Hand, began at noon. The Smith Creek Neighbourhood Association in West Kelowna will also hold an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m.in Smith Creek P...More..

Crude price climbs to four-week high
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Crude price climbs to four-week high

As a matter of fact, Barkindo said he remains "cautiously optimistic that the market is already rebalancing" and that "We have started seeing stock levels coming down". shale output and production cuts by the O...More..

Warning! Petrol pumps may be shut every Sunday starting May 14
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Warning! Petrol pumps may be shut every Sunday starting May 14

Petrol pump dealers here went on a 12-hour strike today to protest against the growing incidents of loot and vandalism at petrol pumps in the state. The oil pump dealers have said that they will work just for e...More..

Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

Market leader Samsung Electronics spends the equivalent of some 500 billion yen ($4.55 billion) yearly on cutting-edge technology to boost production of memory similar to Toshiba's. With Westinghouse now under ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

GOP Gets Victory In Kansas Special Election

Kansas 4th District congressional candidate Ron Estes, right, and Sen. The unofficial results were reported by the 17 county election officers in the 4th District on election night. A tally Tuesday morning sh...More..

Friends become foes as Bayern and Real renew rivalry
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Friends become foes as Bayern and Real renew rivalry

Despite being two of the leading clubs on the continent, Bayern and Real have never met in the final of the European Cup or Champions League . Ancelotti says "little things will make the difference" between ...More..

Duterte orders boosting of defenses in disputed territory, 'not militarizing it'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Duterte orders boosting of defenses in disputed territory, 'not militarizing it'

Prior to the Benham Rise incident, Mr. Duterte has been working toward warmer relations with Beijing, even announcing in his state visit in October past year his "separation" from the United States as he pursue...More..

CIBC World Markets indicated Canada Goose (NYSE:GOOS) as 'Sector Outperform'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

CIBC World Markets indicated Canada Goose (NYSE:GOOS) as 'Sector Outperform'

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Instinet on Tuesday, April 11. Subscribe to Globe Unlimited now! Subordinate Voting Shares in a research report on Monday. During the a year ago Canada Goose Holdings Inc.'s ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wells Fargo asks for $75M back

Monday's news about Wells Fargo (WFC) is certainly damning: the bank announced that it is "clawing back" another $75 million from two top executives, former CEO John Stumpf and community bank executive Carri...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Most Recent Analysts Ratings BlackBerry Limited (BBRY)

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) said that, it has been awarded $814.9-million (U.S.) in a binding interim arbitration decision in a dispute with Qualcomm Inc. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BlackBer...More..

Axovant Sciences Ltd. (NYSE:AXON) Jumps 4.37% in Pre-Session
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Axovant Sciences Ltd. (NYSE:AXON) Jumps 4.37% in Pre-Session

It's common for companies to tap equity investors for funding following a big move up in share prices, but it's less common for news of an offering to cause share prices to increase. A number of large investors...More..

Meet the Houston Zoo's newest resident: She's tall, shy, and simply gorgeous
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Meet the Houston Zoo's newest resident: She's tall, shy, and simply gorgeous

Zoo officials said the behavior was relatively common for a first-time giraffe mother. A newborn Masai giraffe calf typically weighs between 125 and 150 pounds at birth and stands at around 6 feet tall. Both...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump says China won't be labeled a currency manipulator

Trump told the Wall Street Journal that he had changed his mind because China is not now manipulating his currency, adding that he hoped to enlist China's help on containing the nuclear threat from North Kore...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

OPEC says oil deal bearing fruit, but US pumping more

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) gave up 15 cents, or 0.3 per cent, to US$52.93 a barrel, after having touched a five-week high of US$53.23 a barrel. The outage added to a rally that started late last week af...More..

Amtrak: Track in derailment was tabbed as potential problem
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Amtrak: Track in derailment was tabbed as potential problem

Our members are alarmed that Amtrak's past lack of resources has created a situation where we can not be entirely confident in the quality of Amtrak infrastructure that is shared by the LIRR . "We have now c...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Toshiba's Westinghouse files for bankruptcy as charges jump

Toshiba , which itself operates many nuclear plants in Japan, originally acquired Westinghouse in 2006. Angry over the delays and cost overruns, the owners of the nuclear plants filed claims against West...More..

Tillerson Meeting Hangs Over Russia's Criticism of US Strike in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Tillerson Meeting Hangs Over Russia's Criticism of US Strike in Syria

He told ministers in Lucca last week US missile strikes were necessary as a matter of USA national security, and indicated the Trump administration may not be done with Assad. Haley echoed his comments in som...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

North Korea: How Donald Trump unexpectedly PHONED China to discuss Kim Jong

It may not be just a US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson but a full armada heading for the Korean peninsula in order to contain the risks stemming from North Korea because of its irresponsible ballistic missi...More..

Greenlight Capital nominates three directors to GM's board
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Greenlight Capital nominates three directors to GM's board

General Motors presented Greenlight's Dividend Share idea to the rating agencies fully and fairly. Greenlight's nominees are Leo Hindery , former CEO of Liberty Media and AT&T Broadband, Vinit Sethi , part...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Delta cancels more than 3000 flights since Wednesday due to severe storms

Delta said a travel waiver was extended through the weekend and the airline advised passengers to check Delta.com for updates on flights. Delta Chief Operating Officer Gil West on Thursday apologized for t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Germany confirms first arrest in terrorist attack on Borussia Dortmund bus

Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke insisted they would not "bend before terror" but conceded it would be a hard occasion for the players when they take to the field tonight. The Dortmund go...More..