Finance

World stocks set to end the week at all-time highs

Experts said it was unlikely to derail an expected interest rate hike later this month from the US Federal Reserve - which would be its second this year - tho...


Where do Merkel's comments leave the European Union and Canada?

During a trip to Europe this week, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi expressed India's commitment to fighting climate change and said it would be a "c...


United States Steel Corp. Posted losses of -1.68% in the Last Trade

AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS ), a stock from Steel & Iron Industry, has a value of $6.03 per share, noted a price change of -1.15% in recent trade close. T...


Pruitt: Climate pact should lead to exporting U.S. technology

One World Trade Center, the Kosciuszko Bridge and New York City Hall also changed their spots in order to show their stance against the US President. The ...


Cypress Energy Partners LP (NYSE:CELP): Positive Stock Sentiment

Duncker Streett & invested in 8,129 shares or 0.07% of the stock. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 2,034,054 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $13,730,...


Minimum wage to increase from $11.40 to $14 in January

These rates will rise by the same percentage as the general minimum wage. Thirty per cent earn less than $15 an hour. "There is the argument that people will ...


Ireland to float rescued lender Allied Irish Banks

The bank is expected to be valued well below this amount at around €12 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter. AIB fell into trouble due to...


House Lawmakers Won't Vote On State Budget Before Session Ends

Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has insisted on a freeze on local property taxes for more than two years. He denounced the Democrats' plan for "sham hearings" ...


Samsung Heavy wins $2.5bn megadeal for offshore plant

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries announced on Friday it has bagged a $2.5 billion deal to build a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facil...


Doughnut delivery by drone in Denver is a peek at the future

For most , it's hard to keep up with the constant flurry of Nationally themed days but there's one that you don't want to miss - National Doughnut Day! The s...


Why you shouldn't buy a MacBook Pro this week

The announcement of the new iPad Pro models is just around the corner, but there's a pleasant surprise in the works too. Said evidence comes in the form of re...


Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

KRV Capital LP now owns 163,499 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $17,674,000 after buying an additional 53,499 shares in the last qu...


New England states join Paris climate goal alliance

In a press conference Friday, Bloomberg promised to coordinate contributions from the U.S.to the climate fund after President Trump announced that he woul...


American bishops decry Trump's decision on climate change

Here are the reactions from all over the world on the US Leaving the Paris Agreement . Hua Chunying, a Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman, said Friday C...


Nail-spiked meatballs lead to suspension for Alabama mail carrier

The U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General opened an investigation into the case last month after Burhans was reported to be throwing contaminated fo...


Tillerson: US still will cut emissions despite Paris pullout

He also called the decision disastrous for the city and said it had made America weaker and the world less safe. CT already is part of the Regional Greenh...


Germany, France, Italy tell Trump Paris agreement is not renegotiable

The United States has now joined Syria and Nicaragua as the only nations absent from the global deal. When making the announcement on June 1, Trump said he ...


Free Doughnut Alert: Dunkin' Donuts Giveaway Is Friday

The unofficial holiday is celebrated every year on the first Friday in June. Vertically or horizontally? Once we get this decided, I'll send an official endores...


A chance for China, India to lead global energy transformation

Finland's climate minister Kimmo Tiilikainen said the move "weakens" the impact of the Paris deal. While Trump said the United States would be willing to ...


China says controversial cyber law not designed to cripple foreign firms

Article 9 of the law states that "network operators ... must obey social norms and commercial ethics, be honest and credible, perform obligations to protect net...


Energy Transfer announces start of Dakota Access pipeline shipments (ETP)

Police said protesters were throwing rocks, asphalt and water bottles at officers. Former President Obama delayed the project in December by refusing to gra...


Putin praises Trump, says US spies may have faked hacking evidence

He said, "I don't think I should go this side or that". "Modern technologies allow that to be done quite easily". In this context, the Prime Minister mentione...


India, China already showing strong leadership to fight climate change: United Nations

Indeed, the secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change has already made clear that the Agreement " cannot be renegotiated bas...


Billionaire Bloomberg pledges US$15m to United Nations for climate change

Among other things, there's a good chance "the rest of the world will be galvanized" to salvage the Paris Agreement after Trump's talk of the United States ...


US rig count rises 8 this week to 916; Texas up 5

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 11 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 12 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Rating Scale; w...


Reports That 23 Million Americans Will Lose Health Care Are WAY Off

That led to higher premiums for people buying their own health insurance policies, along with tax increases and more federal regulation. The AHCA is the fir...


Analysts rated Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) as Hold

After this sale, 299,254 common shares of RAD are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,056,367. The present value of the firm in the s...


US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

This particular measure includes not only the officially unemployed but also part-time workers who would prefer full-time jobs and people who want a job but are...


United States unemployment rate dips, but job growth easing

From over past 12 months, the job gains for the month of May marked a sharp deceleration from the 181,000 monthly averages. The labor-force participation rate...


Trump drags oil prices below $50

US President Donald Trump is expected to announce the decision on whether the country would continue to accord with the global pact to fight climate change....


Could executive privilege block Comey testimony?

Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before a Senate committee next Thursday as part of a probe into alleged Russian meddling in the United States of ...


Theresa May projected to lose majority in parliament after election

YouGov allowed for big variations in the outcome of the election, ranging from as high as 345 seats for the Conservatives , 15 more than their current number,...


$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

And now, the Dakota Access pipeline is in full service , moving hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil per day. It is capable of carrying 570,000 barrels of...


Medicare plans to replace Social Security numbers on cards

The program, to better protect member information and reduce risk of identity theft, has been in the works for some time, with the Government Accountability Off...


Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise new Sessions questions

One memo alleged that Trump had asked him to drop the FBI's investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn , who was sacked over his conta...