What failure on Obamacare repeal means for tax reform

Joe Barton, R-Texas, a Freedom Caucus member whom Trump had won over to support the bill. Mr Trump claimed that "I've been saying for the a year ago and a half that the best thing we can do politically speaking is let Obamacare explode". Republican... More..

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Celebs React to United Airlines Not Allowing Leggings
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Celebs React to United Airlines Not Allowing Leggings

He added they would not have been turned away if they were paying customers. These are relatives or friends who also receive the benefit of free or heavily discounted air travel. But in general, for travelers w...More..

BT Group fined record £42mln by Ofcom over Openreach broadband installation delays
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

BT Group fined record £42mln by Ofcom over Openreach broadband installation delays

The fine is the largest issued against a telecoms provider by Ofcom, and is nearly 10 times larger than the previous record, a £4.6million penalty against Vodafone past year. In a statement, BT acknowledged the...More..

China's HNA buys US$446mil stake in Old Mutual's USA unit
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

China's HNA buys US$446mil stake in Old Mutual's USA unit

Old Mutual has agreed to sell its minority stake in its United States asset management arm OM Asset Management to Chinese firm HNA Capital in a $446 million (£335 million) deal. The conglomerate struck a deal ...More..

Toshiba shares rise after report Westinghouse may file bankruptcy Tuesday
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Toshiba shares rise after report Westinghouse may file bankruptcy Tuesday

The ensuing financial maelstrom has already caused Toshiba to put up its prized memory chip unit for sale, consider a sale of a majority stake in Westinghouse and miss deadlines to file earnings that have put i...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Trump to Sign Executive Order Undoing Obama Cuts in Power Plant Emissions

Scott Pruitt, whose appointment to the EPA in February caused controversy because of his own climate change sceptic credentials, told ABC's This Week that the Energy Independence Executive Order was "about maki...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Live Cricket Score, India vs Australia 2016-17, 4th Test, Day 3

Cummins bowls a vicious bouncer and Rahul (60) won't be thrilled with himself for going after it especially after he toe-ended the ball to David Warner at cover. Having done the hard work in the morning, the Ra...More..

Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill

There were no rallies as millions more lost good health care plans they liked, and paid higher premiums for reduced benefits, unaffordable deductibles, and higher copays. She also noted that she knows people ...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

US Senate votes to overturn online privacy laws

Under the regulations, many more people likely would have chosen not to allow their data to be shared than if they had to take an extra step of asking a company to stop sharing or selling their information. T...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

South Korean Prosecutors Reportedly Want To Arrest The Former President

Uber suspends self-driving program after crash . Several associates of Park are already on trial for their role in the scandal that brought down the nation's first female president. She had been implicated in a...More..

Amazon to Collect Sales Tax in Most States Starting April 1st
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Amazon to Collect Sales Tax in Most States Starting April 1st

Consumers are supposed to declare their Use Tax and remit payment to the State, but in reality hardly anyone bothers. Amazon first began relenting on the sales tax issue when it began opening fulfillment an...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Barr wrong on health care

The claims of a market collapse are not evident in markets across America where over 80 percent of consumers paid no rate increases because their tax subsidies increased with the rate increases. It didn't tak...More..

President Donald Trump slams Freedom Caucus' opposition to Obamacare repeal plan
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

President Donald Trump slams Freedom Caucus' opposition to Obamacare repeal plan

But Trump issued an ultimatum to his party: Vote Friday, and if it fails, Obamacare - which he and Republicans have blasted as disastrous - will remain in force and he will move on to other items on his polic...More..

Indian American Attorney Preet Bharara Gets Resounding Farewell From Staff, Colleagues
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Indian American Attorney Preet Bharara Gets Resounding Farewell From Staff, Colleagues

Indian-born former top U.S. prosecutor Preet Bharara got a resounding farewell from his staff and colleagues here as he left his office after being fired by the Trump administration. The Trump administration ha...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Oil prices edge up amid fall in Saudi exports to US

The company bought 500,000 barrels of Eagle Ford crude from a western trader for delivery at the end of May and an equal volume of Oman which will load in May. The contract is down 1.7 percent from last week's ...More..

Bulgaria's center-right leader says will form next coalition government
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Bulgaria's center-right leader says will form next coalition government

Bulgarians vote on Sunday in a closely-fought election, with the center-right GERB party challenged for power by Socialists who say they will improve ties with Russian Federation even if it means upsetting the ...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

GOP health-care bill a 'big step backward,' Molina Healthcare CEO says

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., remains undecided on the American Health Care Act, his office said this morning. Robertson said that "he knew that the Lord was going to give Trump victory" and that God is us...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

The House Votes on Legislation to Repeal Obamacare

In the years before a Republican president came into power, the House voted almost 60 times to repeal or alter Obamacare. Mulvaney then delivered Trump's extraordinary ultimatum . In an embarrassing setback ...More..

United: Leggings still welcome, passenger incident involved employee dress code
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

United: Leggings still welcome, passenger incident involved employee dress code

The gate agent told the girls they had to put dresses over their leggings otherwise they could not board the flight. It later added it was investigating the incident. The provision cited by the airline, wh...More..

As Republicans debate health bill, let's remember why Americans want Obamacare repeal
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

As Republicans debate health bill, let's remember why Americans want Obamacare repeal

He said the Affordable Care Act was in a "death spiral". Ryan scheduled the vote on the GOP bill, the American Health Care Act, for the anniversary of Obama's ACA signing in hopes of making a political sta...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump vows 'great' plan to replace Obamacare

The US House of Representatives - similar to the Lok Sabha of the Indian Parliament - has 435 members. However, Ryan, who had been leading the effort on behalf of Trump, could not muster the majority 215 vote...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Obama Triumphs As Trump, Republicans Withdraw Health Bill

Moreover, since Trump's election in November, Ryan and the Republican leaders should have been working on a bill to repeal Obamacare to consider immediately after inauguration. "Today's a great day for our coun...More..

House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill at Trump's request
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill at Trump's request

Only Trump himself was spared their wrath. But after weeks of high pressure negotiations and closed door deals, where do Republicans go from here? While there is vast agreement among Republicans that ObamaC...More..

Micron Technology Stock Touches Record High as Revenue Soars
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Micron Technology Stock Touches Record High as Revenue Soars

About 64% of Micron's second-quarter revenue came from DRAM, spread across chips aimed at mobile devices, PCs, servers, and specialty applications like automotive and graphics. Hedge funds have recently bought ...More..

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny detained in Moscow rally
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny detained in Moscow rally

A wave of unsanctioned rallies swept across Russian Federation on Sunday to protest corruption in the government of President Vladimir Putin, prompting arrests as riot police moved in to break up crowds. Russia...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Carrboro will go dark for Earth Hour

Landmarks from the Eifel Tower in Paris to the Empire State Building in NY to the Sydney Opera House will shut off their lights from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mr Seruiratu also called on Fijians to join the rest of t...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Larson holds off Logano to win Xfinity race

Earlier, Busch won the first two stages of the three-stage event. Just about everybody pitted under the first caution of the day, but Logano was caught speeding and had to restart at the tail end of the field. ...More..

Ricciardo Laments
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Ricciardo Laments "frustrating" home race weekend

The variation in lap times and results in the Australian Grand Prix doesn't appear to be just about the track itself; with engines, specifically the alterations of its weight and the drivers themselves all ke...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Donald Trump claims 'Obamacare will explode' after his healthcare bill fails

Trump said after the vote on the bill was canceled Friday. "I should reach out to Democrats, and we should say, "Let's take a shot at doing this together, because it ain't working it doing it by ourselves". "Wh...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Donald Trump has failed his first big test as salesman-in-chief

I've said that a year and a half. But Trump apparently isn't too unhappy with Ryan, according to a call Trump made to reporter Robert Costa. "Donald Trump and his Republican colleagues negotiated this bill ...More..

Trump, the Healthcare Bill and the Dollar in Focus
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump, the Healthcare Bill and the Dollar in Focus

Looking ahead, flash purchasing managers' survey results from the euro area, final GDP data from France for the fourth quarter of 2016 and mortgage approvals figures from the United Kingdom are slated for relea...More..

FCC cracks down on annoying robocalls
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

FCC cracks down on annoying robocalls

On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-0 to adopt new rules to make it easier for phone companies to stop these calls. The nation's top telecom regulator is moving further to thwart illega...More..

Escalator malfunctions at Hong Kong mall; at least 18 injured
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Escalator malfunctions at Hong Kong mall; at least 18 injured

Video shows the escalator, inside the Langham Place shopping centre in Mong Kok on Saturday, packed with people when it abruptly changes direction. Eyewitnesses recounted seeing four men and 14 women lose the...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trumpcare Will Mean Less Care, More Cost For Poor and Elderly

The insurance pool would now be sicker, and there's nothing that would get more healthy people to sign up. Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA), which represents insurers like Aetna , Centene, Cigna and...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Does Gerdau SA (GGB)'s current closing price competes the market?

The average volume of a stock suggests the liquidity of a particular company. Gerdau S.A. (GGB) belongs to the Basic Materials sector with an industry focus on Steel & Iron, with Mr. The low EPS estimate is $...More..