Trump budget could lead to largest federal employee layoffs

President Donald Trump's budget will enact the largest cuts to federal spending since the end of World War II, The Washington Post reported. To keep the government running, lawmakers will need to approve a spending plan later this year. With the de... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Subway Sues TV Network for $210 Million Over Report About Its Chicken
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Subway Sues TV Network for $210 Million Over Report About Its Chicken

According to the New York Post , " Marketplace " aired a segment called " The Chicken Challenge " on February 24 which claimed that Subway's oven-roasted chicken was only made up of 53.6 percent chicken, whil...More..

Forex - Dollar holds onto modest gains, but remains near 5-week trough
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Forex - Dollar holds onto modest gains, but remains near 5-week trough

London was helped by the British unemployment rate striking a 41-year low, while Frankfurt and Paris also posted small gains at the close. Following last year's shock Brexit referendum and Donald Trump's sur...More..

Dutch far-right leader Geert Wilders finishes second
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Dutch far-right leader Geert Wilders finishes second

The Dutch vote received intense worldwide attention in a year of crucial European elections where extreme right-wing parties are a threat. "This night is a night for the Netherlands - after Brexit, after th...More..

US Government charges two Russian spies for 2014 Yahoo data breach
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

US Government charges two Russian spies for 2014 Yahoo data breach

The US Justice Department yesterday unveiled the blockbuster charges that Russian government officials stood accused of collaborating with Russian criminal hackers in the 2014 Yahoo breach . Baratov was ...More..

Trump promises 'negotiation' on controversial health care bill
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Trump promises 'negotiation' on controversial health care bill

Meanwhile, the Republican governors of Ohio, Nevada, Michigan, and Arkansas jointly declared their opposition to the bill, in a letter to Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan Thursday. "We're trying to make sure tha...More..

Confirmed Yogi Adityanath to be Uttar Pradesh CM
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Confirmed Yogi Adityanath to be Uttar Pradesh CM

The name of Adityanath, who is an MP from Gorakhpur, had been doing rounds among other prominent BJP leaders such as Manoj Sinha, Keshav Prasad Maurya, Srikant Sharma and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Howe...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Trump stands by claims Obama tapped his phones, despite denial by GCHQ

The information was sent to the House and Senate intelligence and judiciary committees, said Sarah Isgur Flores, a Justice Department spokeswoman. British and American intelligence agencies co-operate closely...More..

Avangrid Emerges Victorious In $9M North Carolina Offshore Wind Sale
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Avangrid Emerges Victorious In $9M North Carolina Offshore Wind Sale

The North Carolina lease area, designated OCS-A 0508, begins about 24 nautical miles from shore and extends 25.7 nautical miles in a general southeast direction. This was the seventh competitive auction held by...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

United States to confront trade partners at global finance meeting

BADEN-BADEN, Germany-World finance chiefs clashed Friday over the future of global trade, anxious that protectionist tendencies could tilt the global economy back into the doldrums and stir up cross-border tens...More..

EU Seeks UN Probe into Crimes against Myanmar Rohingya
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

EU Seeks UN Probe into Crimes against Myanmar Rohingya

The report has 30 recommendations, including allowing humanitarian groups and media to visit conflict areas in Rakhine, providing equal access to health care and education, training police, recognizing Rohingya...More..

Senate Intelligence Committee Leaders: No Proof Trump Was Wiretapped by Obama
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee Leaders: No Proof Trump Was Wiretapped by Obama

The agency vigorously denied the charge and Britain's ambassador to Washington , Kim Darroch, complained directly to White House officials. The Government then "made clear" to the USA that the "ridiculous" c...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Dollar poised for weekly losses after Fed disappoints bulls

The market had dipped after data emerged showing key producer Saudi Arabia increased production last month, raising questions about the OPEC cartel's reduction commitment, just as U.S. In Europe, millions of Du...More..

Kapil Sharma introduces his girlfriend to public on Twitter
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Kapil Sharma introduces his girlfriend to public on Twitter

He made the fans wait for about half an hour before tweeting the photo. The new face of comedy and Bollywood actor Kapil Sharma's love life has often been an area of interest for people. she completes me. lov...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Oil prices firm, heading for modest weekly rise

Crude stockpiles dropped by 237,000 barrels last week, according to an Energy Information Administration report . The price of oil has been stuck in a narrow range since the conclusion in mid-December of the...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Trump's Budget Director Says Meals on Wheels "Sounds Great" Doesn't "Work"

Trump would use the budget savings in part to ramp up immigration enforcement, including hiring 75 new immigration judges and 60 federal prosecutors to focus on border enforcement. However, they could be forced...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Trader's Buzzers: Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI)

Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an "outperform" rating on shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share in a report on Thursday, December 15th. The firm had revenue of $7.09 billion for the quar...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of General Electric Company (GE)

The stock was trading on below-average volume. Rothschild Investment Corp IL raised its position in shares of General Electric Company by 4.6% in the third quarter. The business also recently disclosed a quarte...More..

Stocks May Open Higher Ahead Of Fed Announcement
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Stocks May Open Higher Ahead Of Fed Announcement

Prices on benchmark 10-year Treasuries rose 27/32 to yield 2.498 percent, from 2.595 percent late on Tuesday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 8.02 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,365.45. USA stocks opened s...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

White House Backpedals Sean Spicer's Comment About UK Spying on Trump

Britain's ambassador to Washington Kim Darroch spoke directly to White House press secretary Sean Spicer, although May's spokesman refused to say whether the USA administration had apologised. Spicer said it ...More..

Oil prices mark time, set for small weekly rise
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Oil prices mark time, set for small weekly rise

In its October report, before the November agreement between OPEC and some of its competitors including Russia, Mexico and Kazakhstan to limit output, the IEA warned the market risked running into a third succe...More..

Mortgage Rates Thursday, March 16: Major Drop on Heels of Fed Hike
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Mortgage Rates Thursday, March 16: Major Drop on Heels of Fed Hike

The Fed lifted the target range for the federal funds rate to 0.75% to 1%, and only one member of the Open Markets Committee - Neel Kashkari of the Minneapolis Fed - dissented from the vote for a rise, arguing ...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE) Shares Down 4.1% Following Weak Earnings

We also note that Cobalt International Energy, Inc. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/03/15/cobalt-international-energy-inc-cie-shares-down-4-1-following-weak...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from anticipated Indian Wells clash with Roger Federer

Until this year the 21-year-old was more often making headlines for his behaviour on the court, rather than his tennis. "I was 22 when I won my first major; he's (Kyrgios) still got time ", Federer said, befor...More..

United States rig count climbs by 21 following stockpile decline
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

United States rig count climbs by 21 following stockpile decline

The number of oil rigs increased to 631 from 617, the 9th successive weekly increase, while the number of gas rigs rose to 157 from 151. Gas rigs rose by six. The U.S. Energy Information Agency reported on Wedn...More..

Retreated Stocks in Focus- Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST), Wabash National (NYSE:WNC)
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Retreated Stocks in Focus- Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST), Wabash National (NYSE:WNC)

Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) stock is presently standing at about $46.98 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. Hedge funds and other institutional invest...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Orly airport: Man killed after taking soldier's gun

The airport has been evacuated after the incident at the south terminal. France's National Police also tweeted in French about the "ongoing police operation", urging travelers, "do not cross the security peri...More..

Premier Rachel Notley defends $10.3B budget deficit and higher debt
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Premier Rachel Notley defends $10.3B budget deficit and higher debt

Corporate taxes are also expected to rise, to $3.9 billion, after a precipitous drop previous year, while personal income tax revenue is forecast to slide to $11.2 billion. Interim Progressive Conservative lead...More..

Hong Kong's central bank raises base rate by 25 basis points
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Hong Kong's central bank raises base rate by 25 basis points

Germany's DAX added 0.2 per cent to 12,016.80 and France's CAC 40 inched up 0.1 per cent to 4,979.78. Though recent data, particularly out of China, has fuelled a rally in Asian equities since the start of th...More..

Dollar steadies after worst fall in two months
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Dollar steadies after worst fall in two months

With a Fed rate increase already seen as a done deal, investor focus was on what kind of a message the Fed would deliver after its two-day meeting starting later on Tuesday. Japanese stocks slipped as the yen...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Oil prices drop on doubts over OPEC supply cuts

Why is that, when the overhang of crude equals almost 64 times a single day's demand-nearly 17% more than normal and able to come to market in a heartbeat? The report notes that oil inventories for the OECD c...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

China's prime minister eases United States tensions ahead of expected Donald Trump summit

Dismissing claims from Trump and other senior United States administration officials that China was stealing American manufacturing jobs, he said trade with China created more than 1 million jobs in the USA a y...More..

Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT) 4Q16 earnings; Misses Street View
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT) 4Q16 earnings; Misses Street View

The stock increased 3.85% or $0.04 during the last trading session, hitting $2.38. 12/02/2013 - The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. was upgraded to "hold" by analysts at Thomson Reuters/Verus. The firm has a 50-day movi...More..

UNC Dominates in NCAA Opening Round
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

UNC Dominates in NCAA Opening Round

Defensively, North Carolina is yielding 70.6 points against the opposing teams. Confetti and streamers fill the air in Houston's NRG Stadium. Check back to Keeping It Heel for more on the Tar Heels tourname...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Earnings Analysis of: NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. In FY2015 NextEra Energy, Inc . The shares have slowed down in recent weeks, with their price down about -4.16% in the pas...More..