Feldman throws 4-hitter, Reds top Cueto, Giants 4-0 to sweep

This is not the first time the Giants' bus has broken down. Cueto has fanned 10 or more batters eight times at Great American Ball Park, the most by any pitcher. The Reds have produced 27 runs in their last two games and four or more runs in eight of... More..

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Amazon lowers free shipping minimum ... again
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Amazon lowers free shipping minimum ... again

That has included dropping its $50 Prime knockoff ShippingPass in favor of offering free, two-day shipping to any consumer who orders over $35 worth of eligible items. These appear to be selected by Wal-Mart ...More..

US job growth rebounds sharply, unemployment rate falls to 4.4 percent
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

US job growth rebounds sharply, unemployment rate falls to 4.4 percent

United States job growth rebounded sharply in April and the unemployment rate dropped to a near 10-year low of 4.4 per cent, signs of a tightening labour market that could seal the case for an interest rate inc...More..

Senate sends $1.1T spending bill to Trump
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Senate sends $1.1T spending bill to Trump

President Donald Trump is expected to sign the measure, which passed 79 to 18. In recent days, Mulvaney had conceded the budget deal would not allow the White House to build a "bricks and mortar" wall on t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

US timberland returns tick up, ahead of US-Canada trade spat

A White House official confirmed the comment. Trump has branded NAFTA "a disaster" for American workers, vowing to renegotiate the three-way trade treaty between the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The U.S. recently s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

House panel passes Republican measure gutting Dodd-Frank reforms

Marcus Stanley, policy director for Americans for Financial Reform, told Vox , "It's a little hard to get your mind around everything this bill does, because there's nearly no area of financial regulation it d...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Horizon Pharma plc (HZNP) Closed at $15.69

This represents an increase of 704% compared to the average volume of 1,024 call options. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this...More..

Girl Pries Open Gator Jaws to Escape
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Girl Pries Open Gator Jaws to Escape

Juliana says she was able to pry open the alligator's mouth and remove her leg. Chad Weber, a spokesman for Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC), told the Orlando Sentinel that the girl's injuries wer...More..

Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up

But there's no ethical reason why taxpayers in saner states should be subsidizing people who live in high tax states. The plan would slash corporate taxes and almost double the standard deduction for marrie...More..

Sinclair Broadcasting Offers Nearly $4 Billion To Buy Tribune Media
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Sinclair Broadcasting Offers Nearly $4 Billion To Buy Tribune Media

With a total market value of $0, Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc has with a one year low of $24.15 and a one year high of $43.05. But higher programming costs have squeezed Tribune's profit margin, and cable ope...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

European Union official draws laughs with Brexit humor

Juncker was speaking at the European University Institute in Florence's annual "state of the union" conference, which comes amid Brexit negotiations and the upcoming French presidential runoff. "Local council e...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Best Kentucky Derby Photos: Tom Brady, Julian Edelman And More

The 3-year-old son of Bodemeister splashed home to a 2 3/4-length victory to don the roses bestowed upon the victor of America's most famous race for the 143rd time. Irish War Cry (9/2) won the Wood Memorial. ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Wells Fargo says agrees with Warren Buffett and is fixing its problems

But, he said, "it is absolutely essential to America that we become more productive, and 3G was "very good at making a business productive with fewer people". Apple, which Buffett bought a stake in past year, a...More..

NY state senator's bill would force Trump's tax returns to go public
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

NY state senator's bill would force Trump's tax returns to go public

Tax increases were enacted in 1982, 1984 and 1988. Mnuchin argued that the tax cuts would spur faster economic growth, which, in turn, would produce more tax revenue. Nonetheless, Mr. Trump's vision is worthy...More..

K: 12-year-old intruder apprehended by Army near LoC
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

K: 12-year-old intruder apprehended by Army near LoC

Pakistani troops today violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Balakote sector of Poonch. Rebels attacked a police squad in the Indian portion of Kashmir, triggering a gunbattle that left th...More..

'Guardians' sequel blasts off to $17M on opening night
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

'Guardians' sequel blasts off to $17M on opening night

In this movie, Gunn has mastered how to seamlessly weave these characters into a huge story, embracing the over-the-top genre antics and following up a great movie with a great sequel. Get to know more abou...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief says he had to tell Congress of Clinton email news

He says he only told lawmakers about the reopening of the Clinton email investigation because he had testified before Congress that the probe had been closed. According to the director, he and his staff debated...More..

Randgold's first-quarter profits rise by a third despite work stoppages
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Randgold's first-quarter profits rise by a third despite work stoppages

By 0840 GMT, shares in the company rose 1.4 percent in London, compared to a 0.53 percent decline in the wider sector. LLC bought a new position in shares of Randgold Resources during the first quarter worth ap...More..

Molinari leads by a shot at Wells Fargo; Johnson makes cut
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Molinari leads by a shot at Wells Fargo; Johnson makes cut

If I hit it like I did today (over) the next few days, I'll be right there on Sunday". No one was sure what to expect at Eagle Point, where the Wells Fargo Championship moved this year because its traditional...More..

NY lawmakers hatch plan to release Trump's state taxes
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

NY lawmakers hatch plan to release Trump's state taxes

The florist has a range of possibilit. President Donald Trump plans to propose massive tax cuts for businesses big and small as part of an overhaul that he says will provide the biggest tax cuts in US histo...More..

Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed

After shooting the trooper Wednesday afternoon, the 26-year-old Sealy had fled in a auto and holed up inside the home, refusing to surrender despite being surrounded. Police say they're trying to make contact w...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

China's homegrown C919 passenger jet completes maiden flight

The C919 took off from Shanghai Airport amid huge cheers and applause from hundreds of guests, and landed after one and a half hours of flying in the polluted sky. Airbus delivered 153 aircraft to Chinese oper...More..

There will be a
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

There will be a "big announcement" on tax reform Wednesday

There likely aren't enough business tax breaks that could be repealed to offset the fiscal cost, meaning such a move would increase budget deficits. "The tax code has become extremely expensive and burdensome...More..

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

Thomsen said the fund is willing to agree to a deal in which debt relief is only delivered at the end of the agreement, and is contingent on " Greece meeting the targets". It reckons Greek debt is unsustainabl...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Trump to NRA in Atlanta: I won't let you down

It drew a parallel between his address and the one given by the last sitting president to address the gun owners' convention - Ronald Reagan almost 35 years ago. After starting the speech by reviewing the state...More..

How major United States stock market indexes fared on Thursday
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

How major United States stock market indexes fared on Thursday

USA non-farm payrolls surged by 211,000 jobs last month after a paltry gain of 79,000 in March, and the unemployment rate dropped to 4.4 per cent, near a 10-year low. Tesla was down 4.7 percent to $296.46 after...More..

Alphabet's Profit Continues To Surge
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Alphabet's Profit Continues To Surge

Google's 44-year-old India-born CEO Sundar Pichai received almost $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,286 crores) in compensation last year, double the amount he got in 2015. The Other Bets category includes Waymo, G...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Facebook Inches Close to 2 Billion Monthly Users, Clocks $7.86 Billion Revenue

In March it averaged 1.28bn daily active users , up 18% year-on-year, while at the end of March Facebook had 1.94 billion monthly active users , up 17%. Zuckerberg said that he thinks there will be a point...More..

Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness

Fed policymakers said Wednesday that the labor market has "continued to strengthen" and indicated it viewed March's lackluster job growth as an anomaly. Rising U.S. production and stubbornly high inventories ...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Obama just unveiled the design for his $500 million presidential library

Former President Barack Obama announced that he and Michelle Obama will donate $2 million to the youth jobs programs in Chicago this summer. Obama said he hoped the center would become a hub of activity...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Oil dives 5 pct; OPEC looks unlikely to deepen output cuts

Prices see-sawed as analysts also weighed EIA data showing gasoline stocks rose 191,000 barrels, much less than the predicted 1.3 million-barrel gain. Energy Information Agency, which said American producers ...More..

YouTube ad boycott could spell trouble for Alphabet's Google
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

YouTube ad boycott could spell trouble for Alphabet's Google

In the first quarter of FY 17, Alphabet has reported the adjusted earnings per share of $7.73, beating the analysts' estimates for the adjusted earnings per share of $7.34. But Google's results showed that co...More..

Aadhaar mandatory to avoid fake PAN cards: Govt tells SC
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Aadhaar mandatory to avoid fake PAN cards: Govt tells SC

Interim orders passed by the Supreme Court can not act as legislative estoppel because the orders were passed when Aadhaar was an executive scheme. On the second ground, the Attorney General pointed out that in...More..

Alitalia's Board made a decision to commence Bankruptcy Process
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Alitalia's Board made a decision to commence Bankruptcy Process

Alitalia is to file for extraordinary administration following a meeting of the beleaguered airline's shareholders. "We did everything in our power as a minority shareholder to support Alitalia , but it's c...More..

Health insurer Humana's quarterly profit beats
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Health insurer Humana's quarterly profit beats

If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved ticked up 0.36% to end the day at $2.75. Shares of Aetna Inc ( NYSE:AET ) opened at 138.91 on Wednesday. Aetna has a ...More..

Profit falls at UK's Sainsbury's for third straight year
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Profit falls at UK's Sainsbury's for third straight year

Its acquisition of Argos has boosted full-year sales of J Sainsbury plc by over 12 per cent, though sales at its core supermarket operations continued to slide as the market outlook in the backdrop of Brexit re...More..

Top Gainers of the Day: QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) from Communication Equipment
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Top Gainers of the Day: QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) from Communication Equipment

Vetr cut shares of QUALCOMM from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $73.01 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Thursday, December 22nd. If you are accessing this report on anoth...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

There was "never consideration" of firing an employee over the incident, he said. United Airlines bigs will be on the hot seat at an upcoming House Transportation Committee hearing on commercial airline con...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Q1 Revenue Beats Expectations On Strong Ad Sales Growth

The Google parent is still dealing with a controversy regarding some ads that appeared in potentially offensive content, resulting in some advertisers boycotting YouTube and some Google services. On the other h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

Organizers intend to demonstrate where they're stopped, Morrill said , through chants, music, noisemakers and "street theater", including "rubber chickens to symbolize how Donald Trump is afraid to meet us". H...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

ASEAN leader Philippines go easy on China over sea disputes

Duterte said that worldwide and regional relations would remain productive and constructive, however, if countries practice mutual respect and value the peaceful resolution of disputes. Earlier, the host coun...More..

FCC Chair Calls For Rolling Back Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rule
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

FCC Chair Calls For Rolling Back Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rule

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said in a Wednesday speech that he wants to ditch the Obama-era rules, hated by telecoms, that prevent broadband and wireless companies from interfering wit...More..

Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

United changed its overbooking policy after video surfaced on social media of officers with the Chicago Department of Aviation dragging Dr. David Dao off Flight 3411 after he declined to relinquish his seat t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

French campaign revs up with rival rallies, May Day marches

Troublemakers on the sidelines of a Paris union march clashed with police and threw firebombs at a row of motorcycles. Cedric Villani, a high-profile mathematician and commentator wrote in the left-wing Liber...More..

BP's profit triples on higher oil prices and output
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

BP's profit triples on higher oil prices and output

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. The group said it swung out of the red with replacement cost profits of 1.4 billion USA dollars (£1.1 billion) for the first quarter against losses of 4...More..

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

The Administration will argue that the plan will boost growth sufficiently to offset most direct revenue loss, but economic evidence and plausible models of the economy suggest otherwise. Since details of...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Economic growth stalls in the early months of 2017

Economic growth in the USA slowed by more than anticipated in the first three months of 2017, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday. But it remained unclear how many recent econo...More..

Should icing have been called before Karlsson's game-winning goal?
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Should icing have been called before Karlsson's game-winning goal?

Game 1: April 27 - New York Rangers at Ottawa Senators - 7 p.m. The Rangers also had a plus-36 goal differential during the season to Ottawa's -2. During the season, it was always a different colour team. The g...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Iran receives positive signals from OPEC, NON-OPEC countries for output cuts

Oil prices fell last week though they closed higher on Friday on growing hope that OPEC might agree to extend production cuts long enough to reduce a global crude glut. Barkindo said consensus on a decision dur...More..

Hammers fire blanks in Stoke stalemate
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Hammers fire blanks in Stoke stalemate

Stoke City are favourites to win this, priced at Even money whilst West Ham are 13/5. "We coped with that really well, it's impossible to win every ball that go to him but we were good with our clearances and...More..