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Greece beats a key bailout target but faces hard choices

Greece recorded a primary surplus of 3.9 percent of GDP in 2016, exceeding by far initial forecasts, official figures released by the Greek statistical authorit...


UK aims for first coal-less day since Industrial Revolution

As a result, operators are able to turn off coal-fired power stations, knowing they can still meet the country's electricity requirements. The government's go...


Fly the funnier skies: Mideast airlines troll United

Emirates have produced an advert directly mocking United Airlines amidst the controversy surrounding a passenger who was forcibly dragged off an overbooked a ...


Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Shares Sold by Atlas Brown Inc

This is an increase of approximately 398% compared to the average volume of 411 call options. The company said on Friday it was willing to continue talks wi...


Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) Charts Indicating Positive Momentum

The stock of Cadence Design Systems Inc (NASDAQ: CDNS ) earned "Neutral" rating by DA Davidson on Wednesday, April 6. (NYSE:BEN) are 1.98%; 1.14% for the month;...


Trump orders review of visa program for highly skilled workers

Trump and other critics of the program say it is abused by those Indian firms, who - they claim - flood the visa lottery with applications and then send worke...


Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump White House

But in the United States and Europe many feel left behind and vulnerable to low-wage competition from immigrants and laborers in countries like China and Mexico...


US Treasury: China not a currency manipulator

However, it put China, China's Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Germany, and Switzerland on its Monitoring List, saying their foreign exchange policies bear close mo...


Supreme Court dismisses petition seeking to bring the Kohinoor back to India

Khehar and Justices D.Y. Chandrachud and Sanjay Kishan Kaul, disposed of petitions which apprehended that the diamond will be sold in auctions, saying the court...


Why link Aadhaar with PAN: Supreme Court to govt

He told the bench that there had been a hue and cry earlier too when the government had asked mobile operators to insist on Aadhaar cards before issuing pre-pai...


United Kingdom retail sales fall sharply in March

Retail sales dropped 2.7 per cent to $80 million for February compared to the same month a year ago. The total amount spent was still higher than a year ago. ...


Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

But if the wall isn't funded, will the president veto the larger spending bill, risking a government shutdown on Saturday - coincidentally Trump's 100th day in ...


Wall Street bull's sculptor says Fearless Girl violates his artistic rights

Important to Di Modica's argument is the background behind "Fearless Girl". The " Fearless Girl " was part of a campaign to encourage companies to employ mo...


Sports Direct buys 50 United States stores from bankrupt Eastern Outfitters

In the financial period to 28 January 2017, the businesses being acquired incurred a pre-tax net operating loss of $26m (£20m). The deal is expected to close ...


Zibanejad's OT goal lifts Rangers past Canadiens 3-2

Mika Zibanejad's first Stanley Cup playoff goal for NY gave the Blueshirts a 3-2 win and lead in their first-round playoff series. The belief here is it boil...


France begins voting in presidential poll amid high security

While there are 11 names on the ballot, only four leading contenders - far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen, scandal-hit conservative Francois Fillon...


Australian court dismisses Chevron appeal in landmark tax case

Chevron Australia on Friday said that since 2009 the company had paid nearly $4 billion in federal and state taxes and royalties. The federal court found tha...


Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Debt Trading 1.4% Lower

Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic forces when deciding on a price target. Indonesia'...


Umpire Dale Scott sustains concussion on Trumbo foul tip

Happ felt soreness in his elbow, which can be the precursor to the thing we shall not mention. 20-game victor J.A. Happ left Sunday's 11-4 loss against the Ba...


As rail woes persist, Christie mum on tunnel project he axed

The Republican governor didn't answer questions on the matter at a news conference Wednesday to urge more federal funding for a new tunnel. The project had ...


IMF Foresees Global Economy Accelerating To 3.5 Pct

The most recent official forecast in the December budget update was for 2 per cent in 2016-17 followed by 2.75 per cent in 2017-18. Global trade volume is exp...


'Supercard' Startup Plastc Goes Belly Up, Screwing Thousands Of Backers

Plastc, Inc.is exploring options to file Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and will cease operations on April 20, 2017. All that's left of Plastc's website is a notice tit...


Ontario to tax non-resident foreign housing buyers 15%

Premier Kathleen Wynne's Liberals are widely expected to reveal housing policy measures when Sousa issues his budget on April 27. Effective immediately, the...


Net Neutrality: Canada Moves To Strengthen Net Neutrality Protections, Blocks Zero-Rating

Basically, they were annoyed by the fact that Bell's $5 a month Bell Mobile TV service - which provides 10 hours of live or recorded TV show access each month...


United CEO will not add chairman title as planned

United Airlines said Friday it no longer plans to name chief executive Oscar Munoz chairman as it revised its compensation program following an uproar over its ...


Golf ball pieces from harvest cause hash brown recall

The company is pulling 2-pound bags of Southern Style Hash Browns sold under the brands Roundy's and Harris Teeter. The potatoes may contain pieces of golf ball...


Paytm in talks with SoftBank to raise $1.2 to $1.5 billion

According our sources SoftBank , which has been for the last three months trying to lock a deal to sell Snapdeal, is learnt to be in talks with Tiger Global to...


Post-earnings rip for Tile Shop

The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $19.75. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tile Shop Holdings from...


Where PT Stands For Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

Now the P/E of Duke Realty Corporation (DRE ) stands at 31.67. Its down 2.34% from 3.10M shares previously. Qualstar Corporation (NASDAQ:QBAK) has risen 52.59%...


Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL) has current market capitalization of $12.63 Billion

The share price of Rockwell Collins, Inc. Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) has insider ownership of 1.50% and institutional ownership of 78.40%. The company's la...


Believe Memphis: Grizzlies take down Spurs, tighten series at 2-1

After looking like the far superior team in the two games at home, the San Antonio Spurs knew that going on the road to Memphis would be a tougher challenge...


Patriots Compare Comeback Super Bowl Win to Trump's Presidential Race

The Patriots were quick to point out that certain members of the organization were simply standing in a different place this year than they were in 2015. Some P...


J.B. Hunt 1Q Revenue Up 7 Percent

The stock of Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) earned "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, March 23. Finally, Vertical Research started coverage on...


Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll rises to 94

Dubbed the Mother Of All Bombs, the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast was used in combat for the first time on Thursday. At a village about 3 miles from the...


US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria still has chemical weapons

Mattis wouldn't say how many chemical weapons he thinks Syria still has, but he did warn the country during a press conference with his Israeli counterpart Fr...