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Thomas unemployment rate falls to 5.7%, its third straight decline

More specifically, the overall unemployment rate might seem artificially lower than it actually is if fewer USA citizens are working or actively looking for a j...


Nordic American Tanker Shipping reiterated as Sell By Maxim Group

The target price for Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT ) is $7.83/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of...


Amazon.com Announces Alexa-Powered Echo Show

It also features a camera to enable FaceTime-like video calls between friends and family. As leaked last week, the new Echo Show has 7-inch screen to displa...


Oil prices at five-month lows following Russian indecision

Oil prices bounced back from five-month lows sustained in the previous session, after Saudi Arabia's OPEC Governor Adeeb Al-Aama said OPEC and non-OPEC nations...


Trump's First GDP Report Highlights Lackluster Growth

The last time the performance was that weak was during the first three months of 2014. Nonresidential fixed investment increased 9.4 percent in the quarter, f...


Buffett says AHCA is tax cut for the rich

The world's most famous investor, the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett expressed regrets about not being able to gauge two tech companies, where he doesn't own a...


Obama starts defining his new role in the age of Trump

These untruths, she warned, could potentially open the National Security Adviser up to blackmail by the Russian government. But on the sticking point of the y...


Midwest, South recovering after deadly weekend storms

Tornadoes from the storm system killed four people on Saturday in Canton , Texas , about 60 miles (95 km) east of Dallas. While more rainfall may not be we...


Islamic Jihad rejects Palestine state within 1967 borders

He is now expected to leave the Gaza Strip and reside overseas. Haniyeh arrived at the tent in a white SUV, accompanied by bodyguards. But as the European...


Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

With their diminished numbers, BOSC's remaining five members may find their capacity to review the agency's scientific research program limited, several board ...


IPO oversubscribed 1.43 times in afternoon session

The issue comprises sale of 20 crore equity shares (10 percent paid-up capital) by the central government through an offer for sale (OFS). The quota of shares r...


Markets end flat in cautious trade, Nifty holds 9300

The Sensex has so far touched a high of 30,008.35 points and a low of 29,912.24 points during the day's trade. Among BSE sectoral and industry indices, capita...


Buffett criticizes United and its CEO over dragging incident

Buffett said on CNBC that the bloody removal of a 69-year-old passenger from a plane was obviously "a awful mistake". During the meeting, he spoke on variou...


Oil Prices Rise after Hint of Longer Extension to OPEC Cut

It has reduced output by more than 500,000 bpd so its total production now runs slightly below 10 million bpd, mostly involving cuts in output of medium and hea...


SC holds Mallya guilty of contempt of court

The indebted liquor baron, who co-owns a Formula One team and a cricket side, fled India in 2016 owing more than $1.3 billion in loans to more than a dozen bank...


Revenue Approximations Analysis: Duke Energy Corporation (DUK), Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO)

Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC boosted its position in Duke Energy Corp by 7,778.1% in the fourth quarter. The first valu...


Indonesia hard-liners call for jailing of Christian governor

About 85% of its population are Muslim , but the country officially respects six religions. After the verdict was read out Ahok was taken in an armoured poli...


Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

Treasurer Scott Morrison and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann with the Budget books in his office in Parliament House in Canberra. Under Labor's scheme, the g...


Oil rebounds on expectation of more OPEC production cuts

Saudi Arabia expects to extend until the end of 2017 the OPEC-led deal struck at the beginning of the year which cut oil output. Non-OPEC oil producers such a...


Facebook launches new campaign in United Kingdom against 'fake news'

As a result, Facebook has taken several public actions against this trend, beginning with an educational guide launched at the beginning of April to teach users...


Qantas' Alan Joyce gets pie faced in Perth

He had just started speaking at an event in Perth when his assailant struck, approaching from the edge of the stage and calmly pressing the dessert into Joyce's...


Emma Watson praises genderless MTV Awards after 'Beauty' win

In accepting the award for her role as Belle in Disney's live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast" on Sunday night, Watson said "empathy and the ability to ...


Wall St set to open higher as risk-on sentiment improves

The CBOE VIX (NYSEARCA:VXX) declined sharply on Monday, as thin trading volumes kept investors on the sidelines following the French presidential election. St. ...


Target testing next-day home delivery

Target announced Monday it is piloting its new next-day essentials delivery service, Target Restock, in the Minneapolis area this summer. The program is now bei...


Trump to hold crunch meeting on Paris climate deal

Trump and his top climate and economic aids will kick-off discussions in earnest on Tuesday in the U.S., a senior administration official said, adding that "the...


US, China must 'lead the way' on climate: Obama

Meanwhile, at a summit in Milan, Italy, focused on climate change and food availability, President Barack Obama defended the Paris agreement earlier Tuesday, ...


Trump travel ban defence met with protest

The statement seemed to be removed from Trump's website soon afterwards. He described the ban as merely a handful of statements by the candidate, rather...


Here's how Amazon's Echo Show works

And the virtual assistant market is certainly fertile soil for Amazon to continue harvesting, with eMarketer noting more than 35 million Americans will use ...


Teen 'owns up to' tossing 68-year-old woman in Florida pool

A disturbing video showing an elderly woman being thrown into a pool by a teenager in North Lauderdale garnered a lot of attention over the weekend. The scuffle...


Analysts Recommendations Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Revenues fell 3.4% from a year ago to $1.92 billion, also falling short of analysts' view for $1.94 billion. (NYSE: HTZ ) observed rebound of 4.12% since bottom...


Australia budget 2017: Treasurer promises fairness and growth

Any bank that breaches the misconduct rules will face penalties of up to $200 million for big banks and $50 million for smaller banks. The government's much-s...


S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops

Brent crude, the global standard, fell 61 cents to $48.73 a barrel. Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said balance sheet shrinking should be highly tapered an...


Pentagon Reassures Turkey On Equipping Kurdish Elements In Syria

The Pentagon's announcement comes ahead of a scheduled meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Trump in Washington next week. White said Wash...


Giants' airport trip delayed by bus breakdown

Feldman's shutout was the first by a Reds pitcher here since Cueto locked one down for Cincinnati in 2014. Andrew Baggarly of the Mercury News noted the...


Amazon strikes back again at Walmart's free 2-day shipping offer

They have to place orders that total a certain amount of money in order to get free shipping or else they have to pay for shipping themselves. They will conti...