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Pune Ordnance factory blast: Two workers killed while shifting explosives

The duo suffered severe burn injuries in the blast and succumbed immediately, he said. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . The victims have been...


Paul Casey rallies after triple-bogey for share of US Open lead

Friday I had the privilege of attending my second golf major by making the trip to Erin Hills Golf Course for the 117th U.S. Open Championship. And for al...


Brexit talks start Monday. The UK still lacks a plan

May is still trying to secure the support of a fringe party whose votes she needs to form a government, and it won't be clear until next Wednesday whether she c...


Cuba rejects Donald Trump's 'hostile rhetoric'

Run by Luis Rodriguez Lopez-Callejas, son-in-law of Cuba's President Raul Castro , GAESA is involved in joint ventures with several foreign firms that have d...


Marco Rubio previews coming Donald Trump change in Cuba policy

White House officials described the policy changes as in keeping with Trump's promise to restore USA restrictions on Cuba unless it provides political and rel...


Putin quips he's ready to grant asylum to ex-FBI chief Comey

Last month, he modified his denial that Russia had meddled in the 2016 presidential election by saying that if it had happened, it would have been done by Rus...


Ex-Philippines govt employee blamed for casino attack

A second "person of interest" who was in the casino at the time is cooperating with the investigation, police said. Carlos - identified as a "high roller" who...


Cuba rejects 'hostile rhetoric' of Trump

Cuba's government denounced US President Donald Trump's new measures to tighten the blockade on the island as a "setback" in US-Cuban relations and said th...


Atlanta Fed Raises Second Quarter GDP Growth View to 3.2 Percent

That takes the short-term policy rate - the Federal Funds rate banks use for overnight lending to each other - to a range of 1 percent to 1.25 percent, up f...


Fed raises key interest rate

The tech index was pulled down by heavyweights, including Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc after bearish research comments. "The fundamentals in general still look ...


Mohammad Amir likely to be fit for final

But increased political tensions, including recent skirmishes along the border and a pending case at the International Court of Justice, have limited their meet...


Waterman Group plc (WTM) Insider Acquires 197 Shares of Stock

Among 8 analysts covering Reckitt Benckiser ( OTCMKTS:RBGLY ), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Wizz Air Holdings Plc had 71 an...


US Open sees top seeds cut, four-way tie for lead

He missed the 15-footer. He picked up one shot on his first nine, after an opening-round 79, but a double bogey on the fifth and a second-round 75 sunk him to f...


Trump 'confirms' he's under probe

The New York Times sued the FBI on Friday, seeking a court's help in getting the agency to turn over documents created by fired FBI Director James Comey ...


$1.63 EPS Expected for JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Lansdowne Partners Uk Llp sold 2.75M shares as Jpmorgan Chase & Co (JPM)'s stock declined 6.04%. Compugen Ltd. (USA) (NASDAQ:CGEN) has declined 29.94% since Jun...


Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising United States crude stocks

OPEC's crude oil production target will remain at 32.5 million barrels per day through the end of the first quarter of 2018, the EIA said. Iran's oil produ...


Bank raises lending rates after Fed hike

That would be followed by three rate increases next year and three more in 2019, with the key rate at 2.9 percent by the end of that period. "Nonetheless, risks...


U.S. congressman Steve Scalise still critical after Washington shooting

A gunman opened fire on the Republican baseball team's practice before Thursday's annual charity baseball game, critically wounding Scalise , R-La., and inju...


IMF Blinks On Greek Debt Relief

The latest tranche of the global bailout will help avert a fresh debt crisis in July when the next €7bn euro repayment of loans becomes due. "The figure will on...


Philip Hammond: UK must be pragmatic in Brexit talks

That problem is compounded by the fact that May has yet to strike a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party that would give her the extra votes i...


Is the Fed ready to consider lifting its inflation target?

Success in anchoring inflation in the 1980s and 1990s defined central banking throughout the developed world. In their quarterly projections, Fed officials ...


US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

The larger jumbo 30-year fixed nosed up to 4.00 percent, and the average 15-year fixed mortgage rate settled at 3.25 percent. Now 17 of 23 now forecast a rate...


Trump again touts infrastructure plan during campaign-style speech

By using real people to help illustrate his points, Trump is following the example of many Democratic politicians. Trump offered Wednesday to personally broke...


US Dollar Higher on Fed Outlook

Clearly spelling out that the plan to decrease reinvestment of principal payments from asset-backed and Treasury securities is conditional on the economy stayin...


FIL Ltd Increases Position in Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ)

The SI to Phillips 66's float is 2.28%. About 120,032 shares traded or 295.08% up from the average. Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS) has risen 24...


General Electric CEO Immelt to step down

John Flannery , 55, head of the company's health care unit, will assume the top job in August. While GE credits Immelt with improving its financial performanc...


Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods to Impact North Texas

SELYUKH: Outside the Whole Foods in Northeast Washington, the shoppers were broadly pleased with the news - two trusted brands coming together, presumably pla...


China can cope with US rate hikes

The economy grew at a rate of 1.2 percent in the first quarter of this year, about half as fast as it did in the final three months of 2016. The Fed said ...


The Fed Normalizes Money Printing, Marking the Dollar's Eventual Demise

As it stands, the central bank tops up any bonds that mature to keep its balance sheet steady at its record high level. The 30-year Treasury bond yield finished...


Most Active Volume Stock: Lexington Realty Trust (LXP)

It was reported on Jun, 15 by Barchart.com . When selecting a security for investment, traders look at its historical volatility to help determine the relative...


Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given "Hold" Rating at Liberum Capital

The stock, after opening at $28.54, hit $28.63 through the close by scoring -0.8%. In related news, insider Mike Iddon purchased 13,536 shares of Pets at Home G...


Turkey's FM heads to Riyadh to mediate the Qatar crisis

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson initially declined to take sides, but his cautious approach was overshadowed nearly immediately by President Donald T...


GOP Shooter Had List of House Republicans' Names

Hodgkinson, a Belleville, Ill., resident who officials said had been living out of his vehicle in Alexandria, Va., opened fire as Congress members and staffer...


USA stocks end flat though Amazon deal weighs; dollar dips

And while some analysts expect Amazon to bring vast buying power to Whole Foods, Amazon's heft in the food market is far smaller than in other areas, and high...


Target Corporation (TGT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

The stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, May 19. M Partners maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Thur...