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EPA Chief Visits East Chicago Amid Fears Agency Is Leaving Region

Local officials , including Indiana's Republican governor, Eric Holcomb, urged Pruitt to visit the site and address the issues surrounding the cleanup process, ...


S.Korea on heightened alert as isolated North readies for army celebration

Vice President Mike Pence, on a tour of the region, warned this week that "the era of strategic patience is over" when it comes to US policy toward North Korea....


Blackout brings San Francisco to a halt

The outage was caused by equipment failure at the Larkin Substation. People in the city of 850,000 people were generally courteous to each another. The city...


President Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

Trump said the plan would be unveiled "Wednesday or shortly thereafter" and would involve tax cuts that would be "bigger I believe than any tax cut ever". He s...


WPX Energy Inc (WPX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FBR & Co

BMO Capital Markets upgraded shares of WPX Energy from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. Out of ratin...


May to vow end of European Union free movement into UK

A third of Labour voters backed Brexit and many Labour MPs represent constituencies that voted to leave the EU. Britain now has two years to negotiate the ter...


China's economy grows 6.9 per cent in first quarter of 2017

Broad indicators of China's economic output rose much faster than expected in March, as the economy started the year off on a positive note. - China's strong...


Attorney: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Violates Bull Sculptor's Copyright

Rather, as outlined in the letter, the sculptor and his representatives allege that "Fearless Girl" is not only contingent on " Charging Bull " for its meaning,...


Le Pen demands closure of all Islamist mosques in France

Terrorism has been a key issue leading up to Sunday's election, with far-right candidate Marine Le Pen saying recently that France has become a "university fo...


Marine Le Pen Calls on François Hollande to Restore Border Controls

Polls suggest the most likely outcome of Sunday's first round of voting is centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen facing off in the...


Crude oil eases for second day on rising USA production

The EIA's report also showed gasoline inventories have fallen nearly 8 percent since mid-February even as crude oil stockpiles continue to grow. OPEC member...


United Airlines Will Reimburse Passengers from Flight Where Man Was Dragged Off

David Dao in Chicago on Sunday . Dao had suffered an injury during the episode too. Munoz called the embarrassment a " system failure ", saying United wi...


Pence reaffirms alliance between US, Australia

The alliance was front-and-center for Pence in his meetings with top Australian officials, who repeatedly noted their military partnership for almost a century....


Oil prices dip on bloated USA market, mixed Saudi signals

The EIA added that total motor gasoline inventories increased by 1.5 million barrels last week and are now near the upper limit of the average range. U.S. "Ri...


United Airline offers compensation, say passengers

Smartphone video of Dao, a doctor, resulted in a PR disaster for United after he refused to give up his seat on the plane at O'Hare worldwide airport in Chicag...


White House sends new mixed message to Wall Street

Critics have said that provision could actually allow banks to take more risks than they ordinarily would, and Trump wants to re-examine whether court-supervise...


Dynegy (DYN) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.06

Dynegy Inc. (DYN) now has P/E ( Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company's industry has 15.46 P/E and the sector P/E is 13.72. The volume of the parti...


Trump to sign two 'financial-related' executive orders

The White House confirmed that one of the items will be a presidential memorandum on orderly liquidation authority, which allows regulators to seize and wind do...


EPA chief visits Indiana waste site amid proposed budget cuts

Ahead of his visit, environmental advocates said they were hopeful that the administrator's arrival might signal additional support for East Chicago's residen...


Wall Street dips before French election, but up for week

Mattel fell as much as 11.8 percent to an 18-month low of $22.22 after the toymaker reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss. The S&P 500 is up 26.89 ...


Price Of Crude Oil Dips On Supply Glut Concerns

Inventories have been heading back down in the US and dropped by 1 million barrels in the latest week, the Energy Information Administration said Wednesday, a...


May wins Parl vote to hold snap poll

A spokesman for May said Wednesday that the government is looking to dissolve parliament on 3 May which will be 25 working days before the snap general electio...


White House downplays Australia tensions ahead of VP visit

Pence's visit Down Under, part of his 10-day, four-country trip to the Pacific Rim, is widely viewed as an effort to smooth over relations with Australia. Some ...


Foot Locker, Inc. Updates Outlook For First Quarter And Full Year 2017

Moving toward ratio analysis, the firm has price to earnings ratio of 15.56 and forward price to earnings ratio of 13.03. The correct version of this piece of c...


Bill O'Reilly Leaves Fox News, Tucker Carlson Takes His Slot

Last July, Fox News founding CEO Roger Ailes resigned from the network amid sexual harassment allegations and an ongoing lawsuit. An afternoon recap of the ...


North Korea says don't 'mess with us' as US plans next move

Earlier in April, China's Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, warned that an armed conflict involving North Korea could break out " at any moment ", urging Washington...


Rockwell Collins, Inc. Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 2.30 on company shares. The new estimates are greater than what analysts had forecast and it...


French Elections: Scenario Analysis - 7IM

Philippe Karsenty - deputy mayor of Neuilly-sur-Seine and a candidate of the center-right Republican party in June's parliamentary elections - noted , "One of ...


VP Pence issues another warning to North Korea over failed missile test

Pence on Monday had traveled to the tense zone dividing North and South Korea, where he warned North Korea's leaders that after years of testing the USA and S...


San Francisco power outage snarls traffic shuts rail station

Pacific Gas & Electric also said Friday that power had been restored to all but 3,000 of the nearly 90,000 customers hit by the outage. In an early assessment...


The Credit Suisse Group Reiterates Sell Rating for Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. Rothschild Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,978,368 shares of the company's...


GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020

But now with Beijing's proposed rule requiring electric cars to make up a minimum of 8 percent of sales in China as early as next year, automakers are concerned...


How Facebook Is Combining Augmented Reality and AI

Beta users include games giant Electronic Arts and the Manchester United soccer team. "We're making the camera the first augmented reality platform", Zuck...


BP workers discover "uncontrolled gas release" at North Slope well house

In 2010, a BP well became the site of the worst offshore oil spill in USA history. The North Slope is also home to vast underground reserves of natural gas, b...


Paris attack looms over French presidential elections

Three polls showed Macron with a slight edge on Le Pen at 23-25 per cent against 22-23 per cent. Fillon and Melenchon were tied at around 19 per cent. Eventuall...