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The TrueNorth Inc. Invests $1199000 in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in MSFT. Cortland Associates Inc. MO boosted its position in shares of Microsoft Corporation...


No United Airlines Firings Over Passenger Dragging At O'Hare: CEO

Shares of United Continental Holdings Inc ( UAL .N) were down 4.12 percent in afternoon trading, despite earnings that outperformed analyst expectations on seve...


Wells Fargo is the ideal example for breaking up the big banks

The bank emerged largely unscathed from the 2008 financial crisis largely because it hadn't engaged in the sort of fraudulent and irresponsible practices that c...


Syrian President Assad's allies say US attack crosses 'red lines'

Around 60 US Tomahawk cruise missiles hit al Shayrat airbase near Homs in central Syria in the early hours of Friday in retaliation to the chemical weapons atta...


PetSmart to Acquire Online Pet Store Chewy in E-Commerce Push

While terms of the transaction weren't disclosed by the parties , Recode-citing multiple sources-put the acquisition price at $3.35 billion in cash and near th...


MH370 Effect? Malaysia Airlines Will Reportedly Track Airplanes Via Satellite

Three years ago, Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared from radar somewhere above the Indian Ocean with 239 people on board. "Real-time global aircraft...


Oil futures pull back after eight straight sessions of gains

Net crude oil imports increased by a smaller amount (460,000 b/d), as USA crude oil exports rose despite a decline in US crude oil production. Compared ...


Japan lodges protest with N. Korea over ballistic missile launch

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un celebrates his grandfather's birthday every year with a great fanfare to boost his own legitimacy as the successor to the commun...


Georgia Special Election Results Hang In Suspense

While Jon Ossoff did not get the more than 50 percent of the vote to win the election outright on Tuesday, the young Democrat is headed to a June 2 runoff ag...


Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles

The North Korean ballistic missile tested Sunday was likely a KN-17, a new type of Scud, U.S. defense officials told Fox News Monday. London [U.K.], April 1...


ETFs Key Driver For BlackRock Earnings

In last year's first quarter, BlackRock had reported adjusted earnings of $4.25 per share and $2.62 billion in revenue. "Core is driving flows", Fink said in ...


Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

The Stockman Asset Management holds 59,692 shares with $2.30 million value, up from 50,869 last quarter. Bank of America Corp's dividend payout ratio is present...


Zach Werenski is the face of NHL playoff hockey

New York Rangers' Kevin Klein, right, checks Montreal Canadiens' Torrey Mitchell over the boards during the third period in Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round ...


After United dragging incident, 3 major airlines change policies affecting bumped passengers

In a statement released three days ago, United Airlines said: "This awful situation has provided a harsh learning experience from which we will take immediate...


New report gives US airlines better grades across the board

Frontier came in last. He told us that customer service is good but in need of improvement, and one of the challenges is consumer choice. In the important on-ti...


After Marches, Trump Wonders Why People Still Want to See His Taxes

Images of tax protesters in cities including Washington , Philadelphia, Chicago, Los Angeles and NY flooded social media. Tuesday is the deadline for tax...


United Airlines Changes Policies Following Airplane Incident

The change comes after video showed passenger David Dao being pulled from his seat and dragged down the aisle after refusing to give up his seat on the flight...


United Kingdom election talk builds ahead of surprise statement from May

And on September 24, Angela Merkel will discover whether she is re-elected the German chancellor after elections to the Bundestag. The British Prime Minister ...


10-year-old boy removed from flight to Costa Rica

An airline has been forced to apologise to a family after a 10-year-old boy was bumped from an overbooked flight. In an email, Isabelle Arthur, a spokesperson...


EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Trump administration's proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 would cut EPA funding 31 percent, the biggest planned cut for any federal agency. "I am committe...


International Monetary Fund slashes GDP forecast to 2.2 percent

However, Obstfeld said the global economy seems to be gaining momentum. The report warns of the "significant downside risks " to the outlook, which have gott...


Vijay Mallya Granted Bail In London Extradition Hearing

In February, the Indian government handed over to British authorities a formal request for Mallya's extradition, saying it had a legitimate case against him on ...


Delta Will Give Passengers Up To $10000 To Leave An Overbooked Flight

On Friday, a United spokeswoman said the airline changed its policy to require traveling employees to book a flight at least 60 minutes before departure. United...


United Airlines CEO: No firings over passenger dragging

In the conference call, company leadership unequivocally said it was impossible to tell whether air traffic had declined in the wake of the recent public relati...


During Visit to Asia, Pence Warns North Korea and Reassures Japan

It's a salient issue this week, after Vice President Mike Pence visited South Korea and threatened a military response to the regime of North Korean dictato...


Race tight in Georgia vote seen as test for Trump

That was reflected in November, when Trump barely won the Georgia 6th over Hillary Clinton, falling shy of a majority just four years after Republican Mitt Romn...


Amazon launches Fire TV Stick streaming device in India for ₹3999

Customers purchasing Amazon Fire TV will get free 100 GB high speed data via Airtel Broadband/Airtel 4G Home Wi-Fi, said the company in a release . Also Gaan...


US 'disappointed' but not surprised by Russia criticism

Bolstered by American airstrikes and advisers on the ground, the USA -backed, Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces have been pushing IS southward, taking ...


China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

However, her namesake brand has been performing extremely well since her father's presidency. "I would never have allowed it", he said. The Trump Organization...


Barracuda Networks (NYSE:CUDA) Receives 'Neutral' Rating From Brokers At DA Davidson

Zacks Investment Research cut Barracuda Networks from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, January 13th. They set a buy rating and a $28.0...


Pound gets a lift from May's election call

A Guardian/ICM poll conducted after Ms May's announcement yesterday found that 55 per cent of voters backed her decision to call a snap election, with 15 per ce...


Trudeau Proposes Bill To Legalize Recreational Pot

A new offence with a penalty of up to 14 years in jail will also be created for using a youth to commit a cannabis-related offence. Individuals would be allowed...


British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

During a special debate in the Commons, she said it was the "right and responsible" thing to do hold the election now in order to provide "five years of stabili...


Dollar falls from three-week high after Fed minutes

Update: The FTSE 100 has dipped after the US Federal Reserve rattled investors by flagging high stock market levels and discussing reducing its $4.2 trillion...


BP's leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

The natural gas leak also caused some crude oil to spray from the top of the well house onto the well pad and the surrounding tundra, the report says. "Crews ...