Germany Owes NATO 'Vast Sums of Money'

This statement echoes his stance that European allies need to meet their end of the bargain if they are to continue benefiting from the military alliance. SEE MORE: Who's This Swedish "National Security Advisor" On Fox News? Merkel maintained h... More..

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Congress has sold off your privacy-and U.S. security

Jeff Flake, of Arizona, and the chairman of the FCC, Ajit Pai, say that the commission's privacy rule is unfair because it applies only to broadband companies and not to Internet businesses like Google and ...More..

Toshiba's USA nuclear unit files for bankruptcy protection
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Toshiba's USA nuclear unit files for bankruptcy protection

Based on analysts view, Toshiba was paying too much for its nuclear firm that it led to soaring liabilities that cost US$9.8 billion (AU$ 12.7 billion) as of December 2016. " Westinghouse , in its official pr...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sears Has 'Substantial Doubt' About its Future

At a largely empty Sears store in St. Paul, Minnesota, where the available parking far outstripped the number of cars in the lot, 85-year-old Jack Walsh and his 82-year-old wife, Mary Ann, said they have shoppe...More..

Can not accept amendments to Finance Bill: Jaitley
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Can not accept amendments to Finance Bill: Jaitley

The bill was cleared by the Lok Sabha last week, but the government faced an embarrassment in the upper house when Opposition MPs managed to vote in five amendments. Asked whether the opposition has become more...More..

Donald Trump's Budget Proposal Has No Room For The Hungry
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Donald Trump's Budget Proposal Has No Room For The Hungry

In 1970, core government programs made up almost 62 per cent of spending, while benefits such as Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid accounted for 31 per cent. EPA will go from having $8.2 billion to just $5...More..

Trump budget could be 'devastating' to state
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Trump budget could be 'devastating' to state

President Trump has said his goal is to shrink the size of government and this budget proposal cuts both programs and staff at the federal Environmental Protection Agency and at the State Department . M...More..

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Calls for Zuma to resign at funeral of Mandela comrade

Fitch downgraded its outlook on South Africa's credit rating to negative back in November, but none of the major credit-ratings firms have actually cut the country's ratings since 2014, when the longest mining ...More..

The pound is drifting lower ahead of Article 50 being triggered
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

The pound is drifting lower ahead of Article 50 being triggered

The longer term picture may be a more volatile one. "We could be in for a rough ride today as currency traders react to the contents of the letter being delivered to Brussels and the language May uses in parlia...More..

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Vale SA (VALE), Alamos Gold, Inc. (AGI)

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Alamos Gold, Inc .is 33.3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 100%. Canaccord Genuity raised Alamos Gold Inc (US) from a "hold" rating t...More..

USA very likely to leave UN Council on Human Rights
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

USA very likely to leave UN Council on Human Rights

The UN General Assembly in NY elected the USA to a three-year term on the Human Rights Council on October 28, 2016. The Trump administration was reportedly debating whether to stay on the council and push f...More..

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US AG threatens to pull funding from sanctuary cities

Sessions said that local jurisdictions that apply for Justice Department grants and funds will be required to certify they are complying with that law, as was first required by an Obama administration policy ...More..

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A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline

District Court for the District of Columbia. The move comes despite months of protests and the objections of two American Indian tribes who say a rupture could threaten their water supply and cultural sites. ...More..

Trump's budget could affect Kansas City streetcar expansion
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Trump's budget could affect Kansas City streetcar expansion

Billed as a Budget to shrink the "bloated federal bureaucracy", it doesn't set out specific workforce reductions but does introduce a $54bn (£44bn or €50bn) boost for the military. "So, what we're doing now is ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests After Arizona Crash

Uber will return its self-driving cars to roads in Tempe today following an accident Friday that prompted the ride-hailing company to temporarily "ground" its fleet of Volvo SUVs. Arizona did not have rules sp...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Oil up on Libya disruptions, but bloated USA market still weighs

Still supporting prices was Tuesday's declaration of force majeure by Libya's National Oil Corp after production from the western Libyan fields of Sharara and Wafa was blocked by armed protesters, reducing outp...More..

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Wednesday
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Wednesday

Financial companies also declined as bond yields fell. Economic news and Fed speakrs: Boston Fed President Rosengren is slated to deliver a speech on the economic outlook to the Boston Economic Club at 11:3...More..

Lloyd's drops plans for new branch in Dublin
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Lloyd's drops plans for new branch in Dublin

The company expects the office to be operational at the beginning 2019, Lloyd's of London said in a statement on Thursday. Lloyd's announced the news one day after British Prime Minister Theresa May activat...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Gordhan recall: What we know so far

Local assets have been under pressure since Zuma ordered Gordhan on Monday to abandon an investor roadshow overseas and fly home, triggering speculation about his future. Gordhan took the steps after the Guptas...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

U.S. oil imports, product stockpiles fall in latest week

While Saudi Arabia increased output by 263,300 barrels a day last month, production is still below a ceiling set under the cut deal. Then in December, non-OPEC producers led by Russian Federation agreed to cu...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Turkey may hold Brexit-style referendum on whether to join EU: Erdogan

Ankara has accused some European countries of allowing "No" supporters to campaign freely ahead of the Turkish referendum while deliberately banning rallies planned by the "Yes" camp. Turkey's bid to join the ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Cenovus Energy Inc. agrees to buy ConocoPhillips' Canadian assets worth $17.7 billion

US Based oil company will attain its 50% interest in the Surmont oil sands project, that is actually a joint venture with Total E&P Canada and its liquids-rich Blueberry-Montney shale assets. "Beginning with a ...More..

Stock'S Earning Overview United States Steel Corp. (X)
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Stock'S Earning Overview United States Steel Corp. (X)

Credit Suisse Group AG lowered shares of AK Steel Holding from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and lifted their target price for the company from $8.00 to $9.50 in a report on Thursday, January 12t...More..

Market Mover of Last Trading Session: Accenture plc's
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Market Mover of Last Trading Session: Accenture plc's

The share price of the stock plunged -72.76% for the year. In the duration of 12 months Accenture PLC's share price has increased by 0% to 119.56 from 0.00. Accenture Plc had 35 analyst reports since Augus...More..

Burberry Group plc 9.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Burberry Group plc 9.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

As per Wednesday, October 14, the company rating was initiated by Bank of America. Shares of Admiral Group plc ( LON:ADM ) opened at 1993.00 on Friday. The Firm is engaged in the discovery, extraction, refini...More..

California would increase fuel taxes under $52 billion road fix plan
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

California would increase fuel taxes under $52 billion road fix plan

The state's Democratic leaders said Wednesday that they would pay for it with a big increase in the gas tax, higher auto registration fees and a $100 charge on emission-free vehicles. "This is life. As grown-up...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Keystone Pipeline Approval: 9 Things to Know Now

Following Trump's win in November 2016, the pipeline got a new lease on life. TransCanada still needs to secure some of the land rights with landowners and a permit from the state of Nebraska, which could...More..

Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy

The two projects include the Alvin W. Vogtle generating station in Georgia, which was in the news in February 2015 for missing deadlines and for cost overruns, and South Carolina Gas & Electric's Virgil C. Tosh...More..

Why would we want to repeal the ACA?
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Why would we want to repeal the ACA?

Initially, conservatives criticized the AHCA for not striking the provision that requires all health plans provide essential health benefits , saying the bill doesn't do enough to lessen regulations on insurer...More..

MD breweries say bill harms the industry and tourism
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

MD breweries say bill harms the industry and tourism

The two-year Brewmaster and Brewery Operations Management program at Olds College now has about 60 students enrolled. "This has been a catalyst for slower growth for small and independent brewers and endang...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Stock On the Run: Xerox Corporation (XRX)

Market Cap is also the figure use to determine company's size, as opposed to using sales or total asset figures. Here we discussed Analysts views what they told about Performance Food Group Company (PFGC ) s...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump Wants To Obliterate Obama's Signature Climate Change Policies

For the EPA to revise or rescind the plan, it will have to go through the same formal process that produced the original rule , and they'll have to justify reaching the opposite conclusion was reached under Ob...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ex-Christie aide gets prison term for Bridgegate plot

And I've waited three years to say that". U.S. Judge Susan Wigenton told Baroni he misled a legislative committee when he tried to pass the gridlock off as a legitimate traffic study and later misled the jury...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Environmental groups file lawsuit over Trump climate actions

Further, while power companies, and the coal and oil-and-gas industries support rolling back the Obama policies, they also have been moving toward emissions reductions in anticipation of tighter regulations...More..

Zacks estimated an EPS of $1.28 for Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Zacks estimated an EPS of $1.28 for Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

Aristeia Capital Llc sold 385,900 shares as Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( BABA)'s stock rose 32.82%. Goldman Sachs Group Inc restated a "conviction-buy" rating and issued a $135.00 price target on shares of Alibaba...More..