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Maiden flight of first China-made passenger plane important in aviation industry

Built by state-owned aerospace manufacturer Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac), the plane represents almost a decade of effort in a government-man...


Microsoft Surface Laptop Windows 10 S Unveiled at Microsoft's Education event

The first series of Windows 10 S laptops will launch this summer starting at $189, and all machines will come with a free subscription to Minecraft: Educat...


Trump's Religious Freedom Executive Order Just 'An Elaborate Photo-Op'?

Trump chose instead to focus on his vigorous opposition to the Johnson Amendment which sets limits on political activity by churches and other tax-exempt in...


Boulder-based Array BioPharma's loss grows to $32M

Arosa Capital Management Lp increased Continental Resources Inc (CLR) stake by 188.49% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Bunge Limited now has $9.83 billion valuat...


Paddy Power Betfair snaps up US-based fantasy sports startup Draft

The acquisition of DRAFT, a mobile-led business, will feed into this. It will have its work cut out given the fantasy gaming business in the USA recently saw ...


Dollar inches up as Fed eyed for June rate steer

Excluding energy and food, consumer prices declined in March and inflation continued to run somewhat below 2 percent. The Federal Reserve kept its benchmark i...


Buffett expresses sympathy, but Berkshire political spending proposal fails

But the billionaire said on CNBC television that the incident did not undermine his investment strategy, in which his Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRKa.N became the...


Alphabet's efforts beyond search are ballooning into their own huge businesses

Google forms the largest part of Alphabet's business, with much of the rest of the company comprising of so-called Other Bets, which includes its more ambitio...


Slowing economy likely to ruffle Bank of England hawks' feathers

Sterling is still one of the worst performing major currencies over the a year ago, largely as a result of uncertainty unleashed by the Brexit vote, but it's ad...


Banks hit hard to fund increase in Australia's spending

Already, the banks are facing a review by the Productivity Commission which will be taking a very close look at the state of competition in the financial sect...


(NYSE:AVP), Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG)

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., formerly known as Primelead Shareholders Inc., is based in Sandnes, Norway. Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projectio...


Oil Rebounds, As OPEC Talks Up Cutting Supply Into 2018

West Texas Intermediate for June delivery climbed as much as 38 cents to $46.26 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and traded at $46.13 at 7:50 a.m.i...


Vodafone pager unit goes quiet after watchdog threat

Vodafone said it would work to minimise the impact on around 1,000 customers still using its service. The dramatic decision to turn off the network follows...


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Sees Volume Pop in Session

It has been suggested as "Buy Opinions" from 4 and 1 issued "Sell Thoughts" for the stock. The Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc holds 175,281 shares with...


Trump fires Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey -throwing Russian Federation probe into chaos

In 1993, William Sessions was sacked as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief by then-president Bill Clinton amid allegations of ethical lapses. Comey was spe...


Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:KEG)

The firm is scheduled to issue its next earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, April 20th. Investors may be looking to track FCF or Free Cash Flo...


Kratos, HawkEye 360 Sign MoU to Integrate Geolocation, RF Services

Finally, State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions by 56.8% in the fourth quarter. 5 number of analysts have es...


GOP health bill worries those with pre-existing conditions

I just think that's irresponsible. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said he was not concerned about political fallout because of the vote. "Republicans said...


Barclays boss Staley apologizes at shareholders' meeting

Speaking at the bank's annual general meeting today, Staley described the issue of passporting investment banking services into the European Union after the Uni...


Nvidia shares record a huge jump after the company's first quarter report

For the quarter, shares have been noted at -12.28%. While looking at the SMA values of NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), the 200 simple moving average (SMA) is c...


Hanford Nuclear Reservation tunnel collapse triggers alert

By early afternoon, eating and drinking were allowed, and some workers were being authorized to leave - but the areas closest to the tunnel remained in lockdown...


Smith and Blixt win Zurich Classic at fourth playoff hole

The two teams had tied at 27-under-par 261 in regulation, forcing the sudden death playoff. Smith went into the event off his a season-best tied sixth in the ...


Macron's Election Victory Is Only Half The Battle

Emmanuel Macron made history this weekend when he resoundingly defeated far-right leader Marie Le Pen in the French election. Macron won the presidency with 6...


Local Political Analyst Weighs in on Comey Firing

The political implications of the Comey firing and the consequences it holds for the future of the ongoing investigation into the Trump campaign's connection to...


Democrats slam Trump sacking of Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

But Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he spoke to Trump and told him he was "making a very big mistake" in firing Comey, adding the president did no...


Sinclair Broadcasting Will Buy Tribune Media For $3.9 Billion Plus Debt

Sinclair Broadcast Group, already the nation's largest local TV station operator, wants to be even bigger. The total $43.50 per share consideration represents a...


Oil prices steady but concern rises about Opec's influence

A cornerstone of the Saudi promise to rebalance the market would be to extend, potentially into 2018, a pledge led by OPEC and other producers including Russi...


Higher US Crude Output Should Pressure Oil Prices

Many analysts now see USA crude output heading towards 10 million bpd over the next year or so. Falih's comments come ahead of the meeting of OPEC and non-OPE...


Delaware State Trooper Fatally Shot

ET and "engaged police", officials said. The home is owned by Burgon Sealy Sr., The News Journal reports. Ballard, who attended Delaware State University, has...


Warren Buffett Says Berkshire Hathaway Stock May Start Paying Dividends

The results were released one day before Berkshire's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where Buffett, 86, and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, 93, were ...


Kellyanne Conway: Comey's firing 'has nothing to do with Russia'

An FBI official said staff have scheduled an emergency meeting amid speculation about who will replace Mr Comey in the agency's top job. "Any suggestion that ...


BUDGET 2017: One track mind for railway funding

The centrepiece of the Turnbull Government's economic growth plan, however, is a record $75 billion infrastructure spending spree that will last 10 years and in...


Democrats once blamed Comey; now they're defending him

When he learned that Andrew Card, the president's chief of staff, and Alberto Gonzales, the White House counsel, were heading to Ashcroft's hospital room despit...


The Sage of Omaha on job cuts, Apple, Google, IBM

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance launched two insurance policies that cover cyber liability and the costs incurred to respond to a data breach or threat...


All eyes on Apple Inc.'s next iPhone launch

He also reiterated Apple's claim that it has created 2 million jobs in the United States, 80,000 of which are directly at Apple and the rest coming from suppl...