Canada introduces legislation for marijuana possession

The plan is to have the legislation take effect July 2018. The stated aim is to reduce policing and prosecutions, and keep it out of the hands of children. One that dominated the conversation Thursday touched on how the changes could impact the cou... More..

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Oil set for longest gain since 2012 as Saudis seen extending cut
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Oil set for longest gain since 2012 as Saudis seen extending cut

OPEC expects oil supply in non-OPEC countries to grow by 0.58 million barrels per day to average 57.89 million barrels per day in 2017, the cartel said in its Monthly Oil Market Report published April 12. La...More..

Uber used secret program to track Lyft drivers
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Uber used secret program to track Lyft drivers

Instead of decrying this practice as inappropriate, Kalanick praised it, calling it an example of "hustle". God View drew criticism not so much for existing - of course Uber knows where its drivers are at any...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

BC NDP promises to freeze BC Hydro rates

When asked what issue or issues deserve the greatest attention from provincial leaders, 31 per cent of respondents chose health care. "We are the only party with a plan to cut taxes for British Columbians", s...More..

Oil Holds Longest Run of Gains This Year Before U.S
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Oil Holds Longest Run of Gains This Year Before U.S

Saudi Arabia, the de-facto leader of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec), has told other producers that it wants to extend a coordinated production cut beyond the first half of the ye...More..

United CEO: Airline will no longer use police to remove passengers
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United CEO: Airline will no longer use police to remove passengers

Passenger David Dao spoke about suing the airline moments before the officers dragged him from the window seat. Dao also talks on his phone to an unknown person, at one point discussing the possibility of a...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Trump flips on Chinese currency manipulation pledge

The president had previously argued that China artificially devalued their currency in order to boost exports, leading to American job losses and unfair competition for United States manufacturers. But Taiwan i...More..

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Barings LLC
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Barings LLC

Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,377 shares of the company's stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. Equities analysts anticipate that The Coca-...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Ad firm proud of 'Fearless Girl' statue

Siegel told reporters, "In our opinion, a deliberate choice was made to exploit and to appropriate the " Charging Bull " through the placement of 'Fearless Girl '". New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio had t...More..

Non-OPEC oil output to rise again soon: IEA
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Non-OPEC oil output to rise again soon: IEA

Is too much oil being produced? The reduction is expected to happen by the end of April, and would bring Russian Federation into compliance with an OPEC-brokered deal to reduce oil output. USA crude outpu...More..

Conoco Sells Assets For $3 Billion
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Conoco Sells Assets For $3 Billion

Conoco's chief executive, Ryan Lance said: "This transaction significantly accelerates value from our San Juan Basin assets". The company will use the proceeds for general corporate purposes. The Cenovus dea...More..

Expect Crude oil prices to trade positive: Sushil Finance
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Expect Crude oil prices to trade positive: Sushil Finance

Traders attributed the up-and-down action to the drawdown in inventories against another increase in US production, higher inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma, oil hub, and traders exiting profitable trades af...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Appeals court judge found dead near Hudson River

The 65-year-old's body was found fully clothed with no obvious signs of trauma, police said , adding they were unable to confirm the cause of her death. Her body has been sent for autopsy to determine the actu...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United offers to compensate passengers on Flight 3411

A passenger dragged from a United Airlines plane in Chicago in an incident that sparked worldwide outrage will likely sue the company, his lawyer said on Thursday. United , in a statement, said Munoz and the co...More..

President Mukherjee gives nod to four GST legislations, July 1 rollout likely
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

President Mukherjee gives nod to four GST legislations, July 1 rollout likely

Though the government and it officials have gone on record to state that the tax burden will be reduced, experts point out that GST will stoke inflationary trends in the initial years. The aim of the GST is to ...More..

Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting

Wheat rose for a fourth straight session, and corn recouped last session's losses, although forecasts of abundant supplies kept a lid on all grain markets. Permanent storage in the United States can handle a...More..

After Uproar, Pepsi Halts Rollout Of Controversial Protest-Themed Ad
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

After Uproar, Pepsi Halts Rollout Of Controversial Protest-Themed Ad

A recent advertisement by American multinational corporation Pepsi, featuring Jenner, has managed to cause quite an uproar. Color of Change, a USA advocacy group that campaigns to "end practices that unfairly...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

China appears to be making a key concession on North Korea

During the last two administrations, Pyongyang made enough progress on nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles that, experts predict, it could strike the US mainland, possibly even the East Coast, in two to thre...More..

Alabama lawmakers appeal impeachment ruling
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Alabama lawmakers appeal impeachment ruling

Robert Bentley to step down before lawmakers begin impeachment hearings next week. The Alabama Supreme Court on Saturday reversed a short-lived victory for Bentley when a judge on Friday blocked impeachment p...More..

IEA says global oil market now close to balance
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

IEA says global oil market now close to balance

The IEA trimmed its forecast for global oil demand growth in 2017 by 40,000 bpd to 1.32 million bpd. "Higher demand for oil products will encourage refiners to maximise throughputs following the end of the sp...More..

This Blob Is An Edible Water Bottle, And It Could Change Everything
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

This Blob Is An Edible Water Bottle, And It Could Change Everything

Plastic bottles make it easy to transport water, but it takes energy to make the bottles. The Ooho bubble is made from seaweed and is edible and biodegradeable. 'It is entirely biodegradable and so natural yo...More..

Oil is sinking in price
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Oil is sinking in price

In addition to providing an export stream, the field feeds crude to the 120,000 bpd Zawiya oil refinery, now Libya's biggest operating plant. Iraq, which initially sought an exemption from Opec's output cut...More..

Tesla delivers quarterly record of 25000 vehicles in Q1
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Tesla delivers quarterly record of 25000 vehicles in Q1

The smallest and youngest publicly held USA carmaker climbed as much as 5.7 per cent in early trading Monday, a day after reporting 25,000 first-quarter deliveries and exceeding analysts' estimates . Also, giv...More..

India, Australia ink counter-terror MoU
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

India, Australia ink counter-terror MoU

The two leaders also agreed to deepen cooperation in defence and security as well as in education. Australia's promise on uranium was announced even as both countries signed six agreements, including one on c...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Climbs 1.18% in Pre-Session

MDLZ has been the subject of a number of research reports. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS ) growth of 16.30% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS ) growth expected to be ...More..

The Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to Buy
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

The Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to Buy

In this case, shares are 39.39% higher from $9.24, the worst price in 52 weeks suffered on October 13, 2016, and are keeping their losses at 30.5% for the past six months. The company now has a Return on Equity...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Wall Street's Charging Bull sculptor wants Fearless Girl statue removed

Siegel urged the NY mayor and those who commissioned the Girl to come together to find an amicable solution, warning that without talks he would face "the hard decision" of whether to litigate. He accuses Sta...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United Passenger David Dao's Lawyers Speak as Lawsuit Looms

The daughter of a man who was forcibly removed from a United Express flight is expected to join her father's attorneys at a Chicago news conference . We wouldn't get (someone) off just because the airline want...More..

United Airlines to refund fares to all Flight 3411 passengers
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United Airlines to refund fares to all Flight 3411 passengers

Dao and Munoz had not spoken as of 11 a.m. WATCH: MUNOZ INTERVIEW WITH ABC NEWSMunoz said the incident was the result of a system failure. In more bad news for the airline, another video has surfaced, this ...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United passengers to be fully reimbursed

That man later said he quit his job because Dao "pursued him aggressively" and arranged to provide him with prescription drugs in exchange for sex. "This was not a nut job". The event stemmed from a common air ...More..

OPEC sees rivals' oil output rising as it over-delivers on cuts
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

OPEC sees rivals' oil output rising as it over-delivers on cuts

Traders focused on preliminary U.S. production estimates in the weekly Energy Information Administration (EIA) report that suggested domestic output is still climbing. Russian Federation and 10 other non-OPEC p...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Wells Fargo Report Shows Bogus Accounts Go Back To At Least 2002

Asked Monday whether he should resign, Wells Fargo Chairman Stephen Sanger, who has been on the bank's board since 2003, defended the board's actions, saying it has acted properly since the scandal came to li...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tillerson: Syria strike a message to others, including N Korea

President Donald Trump and China's leader Xi Jinping was a meeting that many around the world have been expecting for a long time. "We did think the USA might raise the import tax, but we don't worry that Ame...More..

BC NDP platform includes minimum wage hike, university graduate bonus
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

BC NDP platform includes minimum wage hike, university graduate bonus

His government will also provide no-interest loans for post-secondary students, and each will get a $1,000-grant for graduating. - Clark criticized the NDP's announced rental subsidy plan, saying it could l...More..

Glu Mobile, Inc. (GLUU) has a Market value of 305.81 Million
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Glu Mobile, Inc. (GLUU) has a Market value of 305.81 Million

The company is scheduled to issue its next earnings report on Tuesday, May 2nd. Analysts anticipate that Glu Mobile will post ($0.17) earnings per share for the current year. The Beta for the company stands a...More..