NY enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7500

The measure applies to rentals of fewer than 30 days when the owner is not present. Airbnb said on Friday that it would explore "a range of different product and policy solutions" that will allow NY hosts affected by the law to list their propertie... More..

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Rs 2500-an-hour flights for small towns from next year
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Rs 2500-an-hour flights for small towns from next year

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the objective of formulation of such a scheme is that regional carriers get the support they need both in terms of reducing their cost as well as in terms ...More..

Regulators: Pennsylvania health insurance premiums to rise
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Regulators: Pennsylvania health insurance premiums to rise

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., wasn't buying the president's pitch. He urged the new president and the next Congress to "take what we've learned over the past six years. "To consumers, this seems bad like, "O...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

California unemployment rate unchanged at 5.5 percent

Looking at the past year, job growth in New Mexico was up 1.3 percent between September 2015 and last month. Over the year, non-farm employment increased 71,300 jobs. About 800 jobs were lost last month in ed...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

North Carolina Democrats sue to extend voter registration deadline

Wake County Superior Court Judge Donald Stephens ordered that the regular voter registration deadline be extended until October 19 in 36 counties that were hit by Matthew. Governor Nathan Deal and Secretary of ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Tesla announces all new cars to be built with self-driving hardware

Twelve ultrasonic sensors will complement the machine vision capabilities, allowing for the detection of both hard and soft objects at twice the distance of the prior system. According to recent Elon Musk Twe...More..

London City Airport evacuated in 'chemical incident'
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

London City Airport evacuated in 'chemical incident'

The airport spokesman said it was unclear what had caused the chemical incident, but officers were "investigating whether it was the result of an accidental discharge of the spray". "We are treating 26 patients...More..

Walgreens, Rite Aid push deal to 2017
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Walgreens, Rite Aid push deal to 2017

Evercore ISI reissued a buy rating and issued a $93.00 price target on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. The company's management has announced Nov 15, 2016 as the...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Advanced Micro Devices slides after posting wider quarterly loss

Analysts had forecast AMD to break even on a per-share basis on revenue of $1.21 billion, according to FactSet . Based on mid-point of our Q4 guidance, 2016 revenue guidance has been increased to 6 percent. ...More..

Reliance Industries posts 23 percent drop in Q2 net profit
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Reliance Industries posts 23 percent drop in Q2 net profit

Bloomberg consensus estimates had pegged the net profit at Rs 7,239 crore on revenue of Rs 58,004 crore. Revenue increased 20.2 percent to Rs 64,344 crore on a quarterly basis, the release said. "Jio has create...More..

BNY Mellon profit beats estimates as costs fall
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

BNY Mellon profit beats estimates as costs fall

Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC now owns 50,356 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,956,000 after buying an additional 1,050 shares in the last quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the...More..

Verizon shares slump despite earnings beat
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Verizon shares slump despite earnings beat

Verizon Communications Inc. has been the topic of 25 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Verizon Communications Inc.is losing patience with Yahoo! They noted that the...More..

Apple: Many 'genuine' Apple products on Amazon are fake
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Apple: Many 'genuine' Apple products on Amazon are fake

Apple notes that fake accessories have the potential to be risky as it could lead to devices overheating, catching on fire, or delivering a deadly electric shock. "Apple purchased the power products from Amazon...More..

Union Pacific 3Q profit falls 13 percent as shipments slow
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Union Pacific 3Q profit falls 13 percent as shipments slow

Atlantic Equities began new coverage on Union Pacific Corporation giving the company a "overweight" rating. They set a "hold" rating for the company. The stock was sold at an average price of $98.44, for a to...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Kansas City Southern (KSU) Q3 Earnings Miss Estimates

The quarter's operating expenses were down 2 percent to $405 million compared with previous year. Kansas City Southern KSU through its various subsidiaries and alliances, provides rail transportation servic...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back'

It's a shame as the film then completely undercuts this confrontation by having her stand around idle during the film's final showdown - leaving all the heavy lifting to Reacher . As something worth your full ...More..

North Korea carries out second failed missile launch
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

North Korea carries out second failed missile launch

It was the North's eighth attempt to launch the missile in the last seven months. South Korea's Yonhap news agency quoted Yun as saying on Tuesday that said the two sides would discuss ways "to specify an...More..

Two people found dead inside Dundee home
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Two people found dead inside Dundee home

Police are investigating after a MI couple was found dead at their kitchen table. The neighbor says they got anxious when they didn't see them all day, so the neighbor checked Wednesday morning and found the ...More..

Samsung losses to exceed $5bn over Note 7 failure
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Samsung losses to exceed $5bn over Note 7 failure

The outlook brings to more than U.S. $5 billion the total losses the global smartphone leader has forecast as a result of the overheating issues, after it said on Wednesday it would suffer a USA $2.3 billion hi...More..

Yahoo shares gain ground as it reassures on Verizon deal
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Yahoo shares gain ground as it reassures on Verizon deal

The Earnings per Share of the stock is $0.82. On Thursday, August 11th, Lisa Utzschneider sold 339 shares of Yahoo stock. Mizuho's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 0.77% from the stock's cu...More..

Should Sir Philip Green be stripped of his knighthood?
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Should Sir Philip Green be stripped of his knighthood?

But earlier this week, Taveta published a review by two QCs that described the MPs' conclusions as "bizarre" and "unsupportable". Their verdict is as scathing as the joint business and pensions committee wa...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Revenue Estimates Analysis: Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF)

The Bank provides SBA lending services through its Government Guaranteed Lending division, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, and mortgage lending services through Yadkin Mortgage, headquartered in Greensboro, NC....More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Apple may ditch traditional USB ports on the MacBook Pro

And the time is now. Invites have just been sent out to world's media with words "hello again". The Retina MacBook Pro was last updated over a year ago in May 2015, and hasn't seen a significant refresh for...More..

Starbucks plans to double stores in China in 5 years
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Starbucks plans to double stores in China in 5 years

SBUX stock was up 1% as of Wednesday morning. As per Friday, July 22, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. The team rates Starbucks as a Buy with a ratings score of A-. (NYSE:FDX) by 0.6% during th...More..

Visa swipes smoothly to reveal new CEO
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Visa swipes smoothly to reveal new CEO

Kelly takes over at a time when Visa faces multiple challenges, including a federal appeals court decision in June to throw out a settlement with retailers that accused Visa and MasterCard Inc of improperly...More..

Johnson & Johnson tops Street view as 3Q drug sales surge
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Johnson & Johnson tops Street view as 3Q drug sales surge

J&J, the first major US drugmaker to report quarterly results, said pharmaceutical drug sales jumped 9.2 percent to $8.40 billion, buoyed by demand for its cancer medicines, Imbruvica and Darzalex, as well as...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Get ready for Caramel M&M's

A mars chocolate researcher says caramel is the "fastest growing segment in food right now". The M&M's, called M&M's Caramel , will not hit store shelves until May 2017. On top of diverting time, Mars inve...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flight ban spreading worldwide
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flight ban spreading worldwide

Now that replacement Galaxy Note 7 handsets have officially been recalled by the CPSC and Samsung has called for all units to be returned, the phablet has been banned from all US flights. Samsung has already ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Russian Federation prepared to join production freeze: Minister

Brent for December settlement rose 40 U.S. cents to US$52.81 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. US crude production slumped to 8.43 million barrels a day in September from 9.42 million th...More..

Pence: Trump no longer believes some of his controversial comments
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Pence: Trump no longer believes some of his controversial comments

The moderator, Elaine Quijano of CBS News, had to intervene from the start of the debate, as the two vice presidential nominees interrupted each other at regular interval. "Pence had the harder assignment in th...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

"Apprentice" executive producer says he can't release show footage

He and Trump are both credited as producers for the series, according to MGM's website. Turns out, Burnett, creator of "The Apprentice", and MGM, which owns the rights to " The Apprentice " and " Celebrity Ap...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Clinton proposes closing real estate loophole, not Trump

And given wage stagnation, he sees that increasing the tax rates on "the rich", as Mrs. Clinton proposes, won't eliminate the deficit. And she would raise the estate tax to as high as 65% on estates of $1...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

UK lawmakers press government for say on Brexit-EU talks

Earlier this week it was reported that Britain may have to pay billions of euros annually to the European Union, even after it leaves the European Union and even if it opts for a "Hard Brexit" - leaving the b...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Lindor homers as Indians race past Jays 2-0 in ALCS opener

Jumping on an 0-2 Estrada delivery, Lindor broke the pitching deadlock with a one-out shot 412 feet to right-centre field after Jason Kipnis walked before a sellout crowd of 37,727 at Progressive Field. He las...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Stocks shaken by China report, but recover from early plunge

Stocks that pay big dividends did better than the rest of the market, and utility companies and real estate investment trusts traded higher. Giving investors pause was overnight data out of China that showed ...More..

Citigroup profit falls 10.5%, but beats expectations
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Citigroup profit falls 10.5%, but beats expectations

From now through October 16, choose from wonderful subscription offers.... Total adjusted revenue fell 4 percent to $17.76 billion, again beating the average estimate of $17.36 billion. So-called spread produ...More..

Dynamic Stock on Most Traded List: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Dynamic Stock on Most Traded List: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

The most aggressive analyst on the name has a price target of $50. American Airlines Group Inc makes up approx 0.12% of Cutler Group Lp's portfolio.Eqis Capital Management boosted its stake in AAL in the la...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Dylan's music increases by 500 percent following Nobel win

The award is given to an individual who has produced "in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction". The eternally classic Dylan cut "Like a Rolling Stone" was the most listened-to...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo and Citigroup see earnings fall

The San Francisco-based bank is engulfed in a crisis that started in mid-September, when Wells reached a settlement over allegations that its employees opened up to 2 million bank and credit card accounts witho...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Creepy clown craze sweeps the globe

Speaking to The Herald the clown's "victim" George Birkbeck says he is glad it was him who came across the clown, and not a child or elderly lady. The attacks see pranksters dressed as clowns, typically wea...More..

Why do evangelicals prefer Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton?
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Why do evangelicals prefer Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton?

He added: "Grab them by the p--". " Access Hollywood " said Friday that it was the AP story that prompted a search of its archives, which revealed the vulgar tape. "Look at that face!" I mean, she's a woman...More..

Decision to prosecute Gordhan not political: NPA
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Decision to prosecute Gordhan not political: NPA

The ANC stalwarts had been critical of President Jacob Zuma's leadership of the country and party, including his sacking of Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister in December. "It will be completely irresponsible of...More..

by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Wells Fargo CEO is out as bank grapples with sales scandal

Despite giving up $41 million-the largest compensation forfeiture from a major US bank chief since the 2008 financial crisis-and not receiving any severance, according to public filings, the former C.E.O. Accor...More..

Stock in Queue: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Stock in Queue: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)

The rating firm gave a Buy rating to this stock in a research note on Sep 20, 2016. F has been the subject of several research reports. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target ...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

Oil prices traded higher on Monday, with both U.S. oil and Brent crude jumping over $50 a barrel in the early trading, after Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia is ready to join an output cut deal. Nas...More..

US stocks open flat ahead of Fed minutes
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

US stocks open flat ahead of Fed minutes

In the wake of that decision, several voting members of the Fed's policy committee said that a rate hike would be needed "relatively soon", according to the minutes. "The minutes hinted at a readiness but not q...More..

RBS will face legal action worth billions for 'dash for cash' scandal
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

RBS will face legal action worth billions for 'dash for cash' scandal

Citing a leaked cache of internal documents, the news organisations said that the firms earmarked for help from RBS were hit with hefty fees and fines and saw their assets bought up on the cheap. The GRG witn...More..

Monarch wins 12 month reprieve with £165m cash boost
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Monarch wins 12 month reprieve with £165m cash boost

On September 30, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) granted an extension on the firm's Atol licence until 11.59pm on Wednesday. United Kingdom leisure carrier Monarch Airlines' main shareholder, Greybull Capi...More..

Here's the History Behind Hillary Clinton's Abraham Lincoln Defense at the Debate
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Here's the History Behind Hillary Clinton's Abraham Lincoln Defense at the Debate

It was a good move on Trump's part for two reasons. Hillary Clinton speaks during the presidential town hall debate. Second, Clinton's defense. You've got madness here! "And you have to keep working at...More..

Activists Shut Down Five Canada-US Oil Sands Pipelines
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Activists Shut Down Five Canada-US Oil Sands Pipelines

Enbridge Energy says two of its pipelines were shut off at a valve station near Clearbrook, where members of the group "Climate Direct Action" said they wanted to stop the flow of crude oil without damaging t...More..