Toshiba's nuclear unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Toshiba has said it would try to sell Westinghouse , once lauded as the future of its atomic business after the 2011 Fukushima disaster sidelined new orders in Japan. Toshiba has been selling other assets including its prized chip unit - the worl... More..

by | Published 23 days ago
Amazon Cash lets you shop without bank card
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Amazon Cash lets you shop without bank card

It's an important move on Amazon's part to better appeal to customers that don't have access to bank or credit cards, which - per a 2015 FDIC report - comprise nearly 7 percent of the country, (along with an ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Toshiba's Westinghouse files for United States bankruptcy

Southeast. But delays were inevitable: the reactor company claims that safety regulations passed to prevent terrorist attacks against targets like nuclear reactors forced redesign and relicensing of the two pow...More..

Trump tweet storm questions Clinton, Podesta, praises surveillance reporting
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump tweet storm questions Clinton, Podesta, praises surveillance reporting

President Donald Trump Monday revived allegation that the Hillary Clinton Campaign accepted money to lift USA sanctions against Russian Federation. Trump seems to be referring to leaked emails that sugg...More..

Atkin Confirms Receipt Of Possible Offer From SNC-Lavalin
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Atkin Confirms Receipt Of Possible Offer From SNC-Lavalin

WS Atkins, which was established in 1938 as a civil and structural engineering design firm, said that it believed the offer price would deliver value to Atkins shareholders and it that it had now started talks ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Hunt Easter Eggs with Charleston Fishing Families

Children with visual impairments are invited to take part in a beeping Easter egg hunt at Boys Town National Research Hospital. Free Easter egg hunt and luau. Tickets found inside the eggs will be redeemed for ...More..

Visa woes: Singapore blocks visas to Indian IT professionals
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Visa woes: Singapore blocks visas to Indian IT professionals

Sources told Hindustan Times that Singapore has imposed several conditions making it hard for companies to hire resources from India. "All Indian companies have received communication on fair consideration, w...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

SpaceX set to launch recycled rocket

SpaceX launched its Dragon spacecraft into orbit atop a Falcon 9 rocket at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. "This is going to be, ultimately, a huge revolution in spaceflight", he said. Spa...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

US March new auto sales fall short of market expectations

TrueNorth Inc.'s holdings in Ford Motor Company were worth $551,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The company sold almost 33,000 CR-V small SUVs, a 23 percent gain. The shares were sold at an average...More..

Ineos buys Forties pipeline in $250m deal
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Ineos buys Forties pipeline in $250m deal

BP has signed an agreement to sell its Forties Pipeline System (FPS) business to energy giant Ineos for $250m. BP CEO Bob Dudley ( pictured below ) said: "While the Forties pipeline had great significance in ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Sanctuary Cities Stand Firm, Despite Threats To Funding

The Trump administration is issuing a fresh threat to withhold or revoke law enforcement grant money from communities that refuse to cooperate with federal efforts to find and deport immigrants in the country i...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Oil spikes above $50

While futures in NY slipped 0.4 percent on Friday, prices are set to rise 4.5 percent this week after climbing back above $50 a barrel. The increase in January followed US output cuts in December, according t...More..

New card rules proposed for persistent debtors
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

New card rules proposed for persistent debtors

The key measures proposed would require firms to prompt faster repayment from customers in "persistent debt" over an 18 month period. It's a nice idea. Many people are reliant on their credit cards to make en...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Arrow Global Group (LON:ARW) Receives Buy Rating From Jefferies International Analysts

Galliford Try PLC had 40 analyst reports since September 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the stock. The company's market capitalization is GBX 6.16 million. It has ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Self-driving car crash comes amid debate about regulations

But images of Uber's Volvo SUV rolled onto its side reverberated heavily on social media. The company suspended its pilot program after the crash, in which a human-driven vehicle "failed to yield" to an Uber...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Train derails at NYC's Penn Station; no injuries reported

Two trains hit each other at Penn Station during rush hour Monday morning, causing one of them to derail, fire officials said. Tickets are being cross-honored system-wide by NJ Transit bus, private carriers a...More..

Martin McGuinness, IRA man, Northern Irish leader, dies at 66
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Martin McGuinness, IRA man, Northern Irish leader, dies at 66

Two months ago, after announcing that he was quitting frontline politics, a frail and emotional Martin McGuinness said his "heart lies in the Bogside and with the people of Derry". "Martin will be remembered fo...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Oil prices fall on bloated USA crude storage

Oil prices slipped to nearly four-month lows on Wednesday after data showed USA crude inventories rising faster than expected, piling pressure on OPEC to extend output cuts beyond June. The nation's crude outpu...More..

Trump's Budget Might Not Have to Fund Border Wall
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump's Budget Might Not Have to Fund Border Wall

Republicans don't seem eager to go to the mat to finance President Trump's border wall with Mexico, at least in the stopgap spending bill that must pass by April 28 to avoid a government shutdown. An internal r...More..

Yesterday Stock Price Swings: Starbucks Corporation's (SBUX)
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Yesterday Stock Price Swings: Starbucks Corporation's (SBUX)

The existing store in the SoDo lobby will close on April 7 for broader headquarters renovations and to make way for the Reserve store, which will open this fall, according to an email sent to Starbucks employ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

IISc, IIM-Ahmedabad top NIRF rankings

Besides Miranda House, the other Delhi University (DU) colleges in the list are Shri Ram College of Commerce (3), Atma Ram Sanatan Dharm College (5), Lady Shri Ram College for Women (6), Dyal Singh College (8) ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

House representatives vote to repeal internet privacy protections

Under the rules , internet providers would need to obtain consumer consent before using precise geolocation, financial information, health information, children's information and web browsing history for adv...More..

Nifty records best quarter in almost three years
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Nifty records best quarter in almost three years

Karthikraj Lakshmanan, Senior Fund Manager - Equities, BNP Paribas Mutual Fund, said, "Markets in India started the financial year 2017 on a buoyant note". Among BSE sectoral indices, capital goods index was th...More..

Saunders Warns GGG: Jacobs NOT in My Class When I'm on Form!
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Saunders Warns GGG: Jacobs NOT in My Class When I'm on Form!

He didn't, unlike so many other opponents who felt the fury of GGG. "He is one of the most unsafe for me", Golovkin says. "I wasn't thinking that I needed the 12th round to win the fight". But there's ano...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Canada seeks to end Uber's tax advantage over taxi companies

Macdonald believes it needs to happen quicker because there is already a backlog in accessing affordable housing. The budget proposes to invest $11 billion to build and fix affordable housing as part of a new...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

RAMAPHOSA SPEAKS: 'Totally Unacceptable' For JZ to Fire Gordhan

The government has reshuffled 10 of the country's 35 ministers, which has created a sense of unease in South Africa. Also Saturday, Gordhan joined other high-profile ruling party activists and members as a me...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Oil price falls by 1% as worries over US output mount

Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said on March 16 that the kingdom may extend its cuts if supplies stay above the five-year average. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Hong Kong's Non-Election

The system has been criticized by pro-democracy activists as a "fake election". A third candidate, retired judge Woo Kwok-hing, is not expected to have much of a chance either. During his campaign, Tsang wa...More..

Is Beyonce teasing over gender of her twins?
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Is Beyonce teasing over gender of her twins?

Fans are back at it with insane theories after Beyonce posted a set of photos and a video on social media on Saturday night. Meanwhile, some of the Instagram users, such as Romika S, were a bit confused about...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Crude palm oil futures extend losses, down 0.34% on low demand

The decline also came ahead of the release of USA crude inventory data later Tuesday and on Wednesday that is expected to show a crude stock build of 2.8 million barrels for last week, according to a Reuters po...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Toshiba Nuclear Power Unit Files Chapter 11

The approval obtained at an extraordinary shareholders meeting comes a day after Toshiba's US nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as the Japanese company looks ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Oil prices rise on talk that OPEC could extend supply cut

Meanwhile, natural-gas prices briefly dipped below $3 per million British thermal units, then climbed to end higher following data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration Thursday that showed domestic s...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Queensland storm declared a catastrophe

Jenny and David Clarke spoke on the phone on Tuesday morning during the peak of the storm, when the roof came off the house. "I'm so anxious. I can't remember exactly but he said something like "I'm not going...More..

USA oil production rose 60000 barrels a day in January, EIA says
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

USA oil production rose 60000 barrels a day in January, EIA says

United States crude futures were up 71 cents or 1.5 percent at $49.08 a barrel after hitting a high of $49.18, the highest since March 17. Refinery crude runs rose 425,000 barrels per day as utilization rat...More..

Iraqi Special Forces Battle to Mosul Mosque, 17 Killed in Baghdad
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Iraqi Special Forces Battle to Mosul Mosque, 17 Killed in Baghdad

Votel told a House Armed Services Committee hearing Wednesday. He said it was also possible that the civilians killed had been "forced" to remain in the building by IS. General Stephen Townsend said a gen...More..