Finance

World Bank says trade, manufacturing to boost 2017 global growth

The recovery in trade growth stemmed from "stronger import demand from major advanced economies, increased trade flows to and from China , and a diminished dra...


Hong Kong rejects credit downgrade over links to China

The sovereign downgrade brought Moody's into line with Fitch's rating; Standard & Poor's rates China one notch above its two rival agencies. The finance min...


United Kingdom election 'debate': Can Jeremy Corbyn maintain the momentum against Theresa May?

Four showed her lead narrowing, one showed her lead unchanged and one, ORB, showed it widening to 9 points from six. The expected landslide is slipping. Only on...


Woman killed in London attacks

On Saturday night, attackers killed at least seven people by ramming a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbing revelers in nearby bars. "I am hea...


London attacks: ISIS claims its 'fighters' were responsible

Police say three men drove a van over London Bridge just before 10 p.m. Saturday and struck pedestrians before crashing the vehicle outside a pub. I thought i...


Ariana Grande fans who survived terror attack 'really emotional' at benefit

Twenty three adults and children were killed, and more than 100 wounded last month, when Salman Ramadan Abedi detonated an explosive device at the exit of the M...


Poll dive hits British Prime Minister's election battle

Walsall North , now a Labour-held seat, is said by YouGov to "lean Conservative ". May also faced criticism for refusing to take part in a live televisio...


Corbyn and May battle over Brexit in TV campaign event

The not-a-debate between Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa May is the political story making the headlines in Tuesday's papers, with the i calling the clash between...


Megyn Kelly debuts on NBC Sunday night, features interview with Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin claims to have no knowledge of any 2016 meetings between members of his government and President Trump's campaign. They interf...


Ariana visits her injured fans at Manchester hospital

Ariana Grande and a long list of big-name artists are rocking a packed Manchester cricket field to help the victims and families of the terrorist bombing at ...


Poll Shows Americans Think Their Health Care Will Get Worse

Often, it was the President himself who made things unnecessarily hard - making promises that were not in line with the party message, demonstrating a lack of k...


Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

During Mr Trump's announcement to tell the world that the U.S. was withdrawing, he said that he was elected to represent "Pittsburgh, not Paris", leading the ma...


On climate change, John Kerry compares Trump to OJ Simpson

Trump announced he would withdraw the United States from the 2015 agreement to curb carbon emissions worldwide during a White House speech last Thursday. 'And I...


Denver Post writer loses job over 'unacceptable tweet' about Indy 500 victor

About three hours later, Frei sent out a lengthier explanation for the original tweet, saying he had been visiting his father's grave site at the Fort Logan Nat...


Delcath Systems (DCTH) Receiving Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side analysts are predicting a consensus target price of $16.00 on company stock. The company's price range for the trading d...


Massacre in Kabul's Diplomatic Quarter on Eve of Trump's Decision

The Taliban, seeking to reimpose Islamic rule after their 2001 ouster by USA -led forces, denied responsibility and said they condemned attacks that have no leg...


Oracle beats Kiwis to earn America's Cup match bonus point

They set off in pursuit down the first run, and while they didn't make gains - they didn't lose anything either, rounding where they started about 100 metres in...


ON Semiconductor Corp (ON) EPS Estimated At $

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 92.40% of the company's stock. Now the shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY ) has a trading volume of ...


The Nielsen NV (NLSN) Given New $49.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

Sterne Agee CRT initiated Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NYSE: NLSN ) on Tuesday, March 22 with "Buy" rating. The stock has a market capitalization of $13.93 bil...


How Trump's proposed budget could affect the health care safety net

But the budget repeated Trump's previous proposals for double-digit percentage cuts to the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control ...


Dakota Access pipeline expected to begin shipping Thursday

The Dakota Access Pipeline long protested by groups of Native Americans and environmentalists begins carrying oil Thursday. (ETCO) projects make up the Bakken ...


United Kingdom election pauses, for second time, after London attack

Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, the Metropolitan Police head of counterterrorism, said that while police believe all the attackers were killed, the invest...


Pound falls on fears of a hung parliament

The Conservatives had a lead of about 20 points over Labor in polls conducted in late April, but that has dropped to as little as five points in some recent p...


Scenes From the London Terror Attack

President Emmanuel Macron: "In the face of this new tragedy, France is more than ever at Britain's side. Ended it giving CPR to innocent victims attacked at Lo...


Paris Deal Not Subject to Renegotiation Despite US Withdrawal - EU Commissioner

Paris agreement was signed in 2015 to fight rising global temperature by cutting down carbon emission. That study was based on a scenario in which the U...


Trump Is Worried About The Trade Deficit With Germany. He Needn't Be

The tit-for-tat dispute escalated rapidly after Mr Trump, at back-to-back summits last week, criticised major North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over the...


Theresa May: London Bridge attack shows 'we are too tolerant of extremism'

In addition to the seven fatalities, 48 people are being treated in hospital after being injured in the attack. Early on, with the situation in London still...


President Trump's Campaign Announces a 'Pittsburgh, Not Paris' Rally in DC

Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, this week criticized Trump's resistance to the deal, saying the USA president doesn't understand the ...


Michael Bloomberg, US mayors vow to meet Paris targets even without Trump

President Vladimir Putin refused to condemn the U.S. decision at an event in St Petersburg, saying that he would not judge the United States president and...


Mayors to Trump: We'll enforce Paris accord without you

The mayors are pushing for new action to meet the 1.5 degrees Celcius target and a clean energy economy. "It's all about who their stakeholders are", said Sho...


Paypoint plc (PAY) Earns "Underweight" Rating from Barclays PLC

Everest Re Group Ltd had 7 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by UBS. ...


Death toll now at seven in London Bridge, Borough Market terror attack

Ms Hedge was among scores of people hurt when a trio of extremists in a white van mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge before proceeding to the nearby Bor...


Dispute erupts over US House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

According to The Wall Street Journal , which broke the story, Brennan, Rice and Power didn't receive the subpoenas directly and haven't yet commented on the st...


Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LYG) Short Interest Up 86.7% in May

Therefore 100% are positive. In other ITE Group plc news, insider Andrew Beach bought 15,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on W...


Japan Glad US Keeps 'All Options on the Table' Regarding North Korea

The U.S. military this week successfully tested a defense system created to shoot down an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in midair. Trump also ha...