Sharp fall in German inflation in March

Economists at the Frankfurt-based institution expect headline inflation to reach 1.7 percent in 2017 and 1.6 percent in 2018. Looking to individual elements in Germany's inflation basket, energy price growth slowed to 5.1 per cent from February's 7... More..

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Paul Manafort will testify before Congress

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-California), the ranking member on the committee, said his party does not agree with the decision and that Nunes, through his actions this week, has compromised the committee's ability to ...More..

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Trump's order to rollback United States climate policy draws flak

But many people in coal country are counting on the jobs that Trump has promised, and industry advocates praised his orders . However, energy economists, the real experts in the field said Trump's order and ...More..

Wall St to open lower on Trump's healthcare bill setback
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Wall St to open lower on Trump's healthcare bill setback

Donald Trump's failures have driven the Dow to its worst losing streak since 2011, as investors begin to doubt the future of all of Trump's proposals. DuPont was up 0.7 percent and was the top stock on the Dow...More..

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Its Funding In Danger, Meals On Wheels Sees Donations Skyrocket

Around the region and across the country, seniors are at risk of losing fun services provided by Meals on Wheels. Volunteers develop relationships with the seniors they deliver meals to and in some cases, the...More..

German state vote a test for Merkel's party, resurgent rival
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

German state vote a test for Merkel's party, resurgent rival

Mr. Schultz, who campaigned vigorously in this local election, received 29.6 percent of all votes, down from 30.4 percent in the previous election. The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), which bruised M...More..

Ivanka Trump Getting A West Wing Office Is Nepotism At Its Worst
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Ivanka Trump Getting A West Wing Office Is Nepotism At Its Worst

Norm Eisen , the former ethics czar to President Barack Obama, told Politico that the problem with this approach is that "they're not saying she's going to voluntarily subject herself to ethics rules to be n...More..

Toshiba planning bankruptcy for United States nuclear unit
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Toshiba planning bankruptcy for United States nuclear unit

Toshiba has previously warned it was facing a writedown topping 700 billion yen (USD 6.3 billion) at Westinghouse . Toshiba Corp . President Satoshi Tsunakawa bows during a press conference at the company'...More..

Toshiba memory business split approved
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Toshiba memory business split approved

South Carolina Electric & Gas Company, principal subsidiary of SCANA, and V.C. Summer Nuclear Station co-owner, Santee Cooper, contracted with WEC to build two Westinghouse AP1000 reactors in Fairfield County...More..

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Hong Kong police arrest more 2014 democracy protest leaders

She will succeed Leung who proved unpopular with large swathes of Hong Kong residents as he tightly aligned to Beijing. In her acceptance speech, Lam, whose Chinese name is Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, vowed to "he...More..

Property SHOCK: House prices FALL for the first time since 2015
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Property SHOCK: House prices FALL for the first time since 2015

This took the average price to £207,308. Prices in the south of England grew slightly faster than in the north, while conditions remained subdued in Wales and Scotland, and Northern Ireland recorded a small u...More..

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BMO Capital Markets Maintained Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) As 'Buy'

FMR LLC now owns 27,829,785 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $255,477,000 after buying an additional 2,339,166 shares during the last quarter. 06/02/2014 - Gramercy Property Trust Inc. h...More..

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Uber Puts Its Self-Driving Cars Back On The Road After Crash

Also, unlike in Arizona and Pennsylvania, passengers are not allowed to ride in autonomous vehicles in California. Uber is finally restarting its self-driving program in Arizona and Pittsburgh. The DMV rescin...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

House Passes Bill Blocking Online Privacy

At the time, Republican members of the FCC said that it unfairly gave websites like Facebook, Twitter and Google the ability to harvest more data than internet service providers and thus further domin...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Warner Says White House Not Dispelling Suspicion

Sacked acting attorney-general Sally Yates. The lawyer said Yates still meant to testify and would not disclose any classified information. "Requiring Ms. Democrats believe Nunes is too close to the White H...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Republican foes of health care bill win praise in districts

Ousting Freedom Caucus members would be far from straightforward even in Trump strongholds. "I share (the) frustration". Since launching his presidential bid in 2015, Trump has shown little reluctance to assa...More..

BT's Openreach facing broadband line price controls to boost investment
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

BT's Openreach facing broadband line price controls to boost investment

It hopes that this cap on what Openreach is allowed to charge at the 40Mb speed will be enough of an incentive to encourage investment from BT and rivals in focussing on building ultrafast and full-fibre networ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

S&P edges up as energy gains, Vertex soars

The financial sector .SPSY jumped 1.4 percent, with JPMorgan JPM.N and Bank of America BAC.N giving big boosts to the S&P 500 . US consumers' confidence in the economy rose in March to its highest level ...More..

McMaster: Nuclear Project To Push Forward, Despite Westinghouse Bankruptcy
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

McMaster: Nuclear Project To Push Forward, Despite Westinghouse Bankruptcy

To cover the losses, the company had chose to hike the memory chip prices. Toshiba President Satoshi Tsunakawa said the move was aimed at "shutting out risks from the overseas nuclear business". In additi...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

"We deeply apologize": Google bows to advertiser pressure with new hate controls

Meanwhile, firm WPP tells Reuters that it is talking to Google , along with companies like Facebook and Snapchat, about ways in which the companies can ensure that the image of brands advertising on thei...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

South Korean ex-president Park Geun-hye jailed over corruption allegations

During the issuance of Park's arrest warrant, a Seoul Central District Court judge noted that "the cause and the need for the warrant are recognized as the main charges against her have been verified and as e...More..

Hot Stock to Watch: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hot Stock to Watch: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

Perigon Wealth Management LLC's holdings in Tesla were worth $2,000,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on TSLA. This is the current ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Police Nab Israeli-American Teenager for US Bomb Threats

US federal authorities have been investigating a surge of threats against Jewish organizations, including more than 100 bomb threats in separate waves over the past three months targeting Jewish community cente...More..

Toshiba CEO says chips stake sale will likely avert negative shareholder equity
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Toshiba CEO says chips stake sale will likely avert negative shareholder equity

The latter may ask for a sale of the business to pay the damage. For Toshiba, the aim is to fence off soaring liabilities and keep the group afloat. Toshiba PR Company Ogilvy has not said whether the bankrup...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Aa PLC (LON:AA) Issued With 'Underperform' Rating At Jefferies & Co

AA plc (AA) offers roadside assistance service. The company has market cap of 3.54 billion GBP. The Company's Mainframe Solutions and Enterprise Solutions divisions comprise the Company's software business orga...More..

Rep. Poe Resigns From House Freedom Caucus Over Health Care Stance
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Rep. Poe Resigns From House Freedom Caucus Over Health Care Stance

Trump's pledge to cut taxes, including a lowering of the rates paid by corporations, was a pillar of his 2016 presidential campaign and provided much of the fuel for the heady stock market rally that followed...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

United Kingdom fight looms over gov't plan for 'great repeal' of European Union laws

Brexit negotiators from the United Kingdom and the European Union should prioritize an agreement on the rights of EU citizens in Britain and Britons overseas before turning to issues such as the U.K.'s exit bil...More..

China March official manufacturing PMI rises to 51.8, beats forecasts
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

China March official manufacturing PMI rises to 51.8, beats forecasts

Meanwhile, the official non-manufacturing PMI rebounded, rising to 55.1 last month from 54.2, indicating strengthening domestic demand in China's service sector. "We are concerned that this build-up in inventor...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Rightmove Plc 25.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Exane BNP Paribas

It operates in United Kingdom segment. Moreover, Levy Harkins & Co Inc has 5.01% invested in the company for 196,624 shares. Wincanton plc (LON:WIN) has risen 32.18% since August 31, 2016 and is uptrending. (NA...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump says 'we must fight' Freedom Caucus Republicans and Democrats

Under Walsh, the group is expected leverage Trump's grassroots supporters to help drive his policy agenda - which will include pressuring wavering Republicans to back the president. In response to questions, co...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Samsung Sets Out Recycling Plan For Faulty Galaxy Note 7

Samsung had originally said it wouldn't fix or refurbish the Note 7 after several reported cases of them exploding and injuring consumers. The other two principles include detaching selected components for ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

White House says Trump to sign broadband privacy repeal

Broadband providers agreed, contending that scrapping the privacy protections would allow them to present consumers with more pertinent advertising and offers, thus increasing the return in investment they made...More..

Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Georgia Power, a unit of US power company Southern Co., serves nearly 2.5 million homes and businesses in the state. Toshiba has said it's expecting a loss of 500 billion yen ($4.3 billion) for April-Decemb...More..

Tom Price under pressure as Trump keeps promising Obamacare 'explosion'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tom Price under pressure as Trump keeps promising Obamacare 'explosion'

In light of Trump's desire to spend lots of money on the military and on rebuilding the nation's infrastructure, some Republicans are anxious about cutting revenue at the same time. That's because the people ...More..

Trump budget proposal would boost defense, eliminate funds for humanities, arts
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump budget proposal would boost defense, eliminate funds for humanities, arts

There is a $54 billion increase in defense spending in 2018 that is offset by targeted reductions elsewhere. Trump had proposed a Dollars 1.1 trillion budget yesterday, requesting a massive Dollars 54 billion...More..