What's at stake for NY in federal health overhaul?

The proposal would end a requirement that counties pay a share of Medicaid. Speaker Ryan tried to woo upstate New York Republicans, including Stefanik, who represents the Plattsburgh area, with an amendment to the GOP health bill that would exclude... More..

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Tesla Inc To Nix Its Cheapest Model S In April
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tesla Inc To Nix Its Cheapest Model S In April

The Model S with the 75kWh will start at $74,500. The iconic electric car-maker has revealed that it's discontinuing the Model S that comes with a 60 kilowatt-hour battery, in other words its cheapest vehicle...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Tests Following Crash In Arizona

Tempe police told Bloomberg News that the sport utility vehicle was not responsible for the accident. All of Uber's self-driving vehicles have engineers on board ready to take the wheel at any time . Polic...More..

Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US

He told lawmakers and business leaders on Thursday that Australia doesn't need to take sides between China , its largest trading partner, and main strategic ally the US. Following the expansion, " Australia is...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Oil drops to lowest since November as U.S. inventories swell

Saudi Arabia is ready to extend cuts if supplies stay above the five-year average, Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said in an interview on Bloomberg television last week. They have added 106 machines to field...More..

Merkel's CDU wins state elections in Saarland
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Merkel's CDU wins state elections in Saarland

While SPD is reported to have won about 30 percent in Sunday's vote - generally regarded as a bellwether ahead of Germany's September 24 general election - the CDU victory suggests Mrs. Trump has not been quiet...More..

Larry Summers: The robots are coming, whether Trump's Treasury
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Larry Summers: The robots are coming, whether Trump's Treasury

Almost 40 percent of United States jobs are at risk of being taken over by robots within about 15 years, says a new report by consultancy firm PwC. "That's very different from R2-D2 taking over your job and...More..

Trader's Roundup: HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc (NASDAQ:HTGM)
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Trader's Roundup: HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc (NASDAQ:HTGM)

The stock touched its 52-Week High on April 20, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Mar 24, 2017. We also noted a 2016-04-04 transaction in which HTGM President & CEO JOHNSON TIM B sold 4,914 shares at a stock price of $2....More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Trump says Ford investing in 3 Michigan auto plants

Major investment to be made in three MI plants. Trump has focused on USA automotive jobs, meeting with company executives as well as pressuring - and praising - them on Twitter . Trump, through his social me...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Here's Why G-III Apparel (GIII) Stock is Crashing Today

Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 14.06. Now the shares of G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (GIII) Release...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Laptop ban creates turbulence for airline profits

Earlier this week, the carrier was among the first to announce the United States was banning most electronics, including laptops, on board USA -bound flights from 10 airports in the Middle East and north Africa...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Trading Notes on The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO): Active Stock Recap

The total market capitalization remained at $180.57 billion. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) opened at 42.12 on Monday. (NKE). The consensus rating is 2.1, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. Lowe f...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Cyclone Debbie is even more terrifying in this footage from space

Rob Whelan, CEO of the insurance body, said the cost of the damage from the cyclone was yet to be estimated, but insurers were bracing for thousands of claims in the coming weeks. Potentially over 300 millime...More..

Bill Gross settles lawsuit against Pimco for $81 million and a nameplate
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Bill Gross settles lawsuit against Pimco for $81 million and a nameplate

The 72-year old Gross, who now works for Janus Capital, filed a $200 million lawsuit against PIMCO in 2015, while the fund hit back with accusations of "egregious miscount" and abusive behaviour. The joint stat...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

FinnCap reiterated Telecom plus PLC (LON:TEP) as 'Buy' With 1360 PT

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 4 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 11 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Raymond James maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Fri...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tesco to pay £129m fine over accounting scandal

According to Tesco , each net purchaser of shares will be entitled to compensation of 24.5p per share purchased, plus interest at 1.25% for institutional investors or 4% per annum for retail investors. The pen...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Healthcare failure a major embarrassment for Trump

That could spell trouble for a number of sectors - most notably financials, which received a big boost following Trump's surprise election in November and his promises of relaxed industry regulation. One of the...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

This Flip-Flop At Key Oil Meeting Adds To OPEC Confusion

Kuwaiti oil minister, Essam al-Marzouq, acknowledged as much, telling reporters at Sunday's committee meeting that "with any increase in oil prices, there will be an increase in shale [production]". So even if ...More..

U.S. stocks end mixed after failed healthcare bill
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

U.S. stocks end mixed after failed healthcare bill

USA stocks opened sharply lower on doubts about Trump's ability to advance tax cuts after Friday's surprise demise of the health bill. Investors fear no health-care overhaul will mean tax reform will be delayed...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Donald Trump takes 12th golf trip since becoming President nine weeks ago

That should go without saying, but after Fox News claimed in a news alert that President Donald Trump was "working" in the White House all weekend, when in fact, he was golfing , here we are. President Tru...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

President Trump returns to golf course - this time in Virginia

Saturday night. Donald Trump had in fact spent much of the weekend at his Trump National Golf Club in Virginia, the 13th such trip in his nine-week presidency. At The New York Times , Eric Lipton and No...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

United Airlines: leggings ban 'not sexist' even though it affects women more

United's Twitter account spent much of Sunday defending the gate agent's actions, following backlash over the incident on social media. The Washington Post reported that people took to Twitter to express...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Flint to get new pipes after $87 million settlement

Residents filed the lawsuit a year ago, arguing that the state had violated the Safe Drinking Water Act. The settlement was filed in a lawsuit filed a year ago by a coalition of religious, environmental and c...More..

Donald Trump calls PM Modi, congratulates him on recent poll victories
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Donald Trump calls PM Modi, congratulates him on recent poll victories

In a statement issued after Modi-Trump telephonic conversation on January 24, the White House said that Trump had "emphasised that the United States considers India a true friend and partner in addressing chall...More..

Friends raise money to support Cochran Family; Memorial planned
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Friends raise money to support Cochran Family; Memorial planned

Kurt and Melissa were on their last day of a European trip to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary when the attack happened. Ms Cochran suffered a broken rib and badly injured leg is said to be recovering...More..

Uber slams on the brakes, stops self-driving vehicle tests
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Uber slams on the brakes, stops self-driving vehicle tests

Montenegro added that the incident happened due to the driver of another auto; who reportedly 'failed to yield' to Uber's self-driving vehicle, due to which the autonomous auto rolled on its side. An Ube...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

USA dollar, stocks down after Trump's setback

MSCI's all-country world equity index was down 0.16 as the fall in risk appetite dominated Asian and European stock markets. The index, which fell to a near two-week low after Wall Street stocks hit their low...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Falcon-9 after static fire test

This critical engine test opens the door to what will be only the third second blastoff of the SpaceX commercial Falcon 9 rocket from seaside Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. SpaceX...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The US dollar is taking a beating in early trading

The insurer's shares are down 0.6 percent. In early trades, the local unit was trading at US$0.7621, down from US$0.7619 on Friday. The Japanese benchmark Nikkei 225 was off 1.1 per cent in early morning tr...More..

5 takeaways from NASCAR's Auto Club 400
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

5 takeaways from NASCAR's Auto Club 400

So kudos to Brad Keselowski and everyone else who's ever smashed up a auto and yet still managed to drag it home. After getting the green flag, Newman accelerated into the back of Keselowski's auto, causing e...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

China Southern Airlines seeking pact with American

The company's Hong Kong-listed shares surged 5.3 per cent in early morning trading yesterday, while its mainland-listed shares remained suspended. "The share purchase is kind of cosmetic in a way, because the...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Dollar hits lowest since November as Trump trade deflates

In South Korea, the Kospi slipped 0.28 per cent. USA stocks had a choppy trading session last Friday, after media reports that the House pulled a key healthcare vote that was seen as crucial for President D...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

US Intelligence Agencies admit that they had "accidentally" eavesdropped on Team Trump

Spicer also said the president still felt somewhat vindicated by Nunes' statements , despite the lawmaker's apparent backtracking. "House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes said Wednesday that President Donal...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Cyclone Debbie on new course of destruction

The Bureau of Meteorology expects the " very destructive core " of Debbie to cross the coast between Townsville and Proserpine as a category 4 early on Tuesday morning. "It's very clear the time for peopl...More..

RCMP make arrest in shooting of trucks on Highway 97 in BC
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

RCMP make arrest in shooting of trucks on Highway 97 in BC

Police received calls from Houston, Burns Lake, Vanderhoof, Clucuz Lake, Prince George, Quesnel and 100 Mile House. Earlier in the day they had described the suspect vehicle as a blue four-door Dodge Caliber ...More..