Finance

Bad Rep Weighs Down Jury Selection for 'Pharma Bro'

Martin Shkreli , center, the former pharmaceutical CEO who became a pariah after raising the cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent, is the focus of media at...


Tees Valley to receive part of £170m arts fund

The NT's total funding pot for the four-year period is £66.8 million. Overall funding to London will not change. The portfolio also includes more new, small...


Brazil's president says corruption charge is 'soap opera'

The president has repeatedly denied wrongdoing. Even if Brazil gives tentative signs of recovery, the popularity rating of Mr Temer is the lowest, with an...


Theresa May details post-Brexit plans for European Union citizens in UK

Under the plans - which will affect around three million people - those granted settled status will be able to live, work, study and claim benefits in the sam...


Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

That attack was the first direct US strike against Assad's forces since the beginning of the Syrian civil war in 2011 and marked a major shift from President...


Isil leader 'killed in Russian airstrike'

Russian Federation has claimed killing the leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in an air strike targeting a meeting of ISIL leaders just outs...


Qatar Airways wants to buy a 10% stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways , its Middle Eastern business pressured by a diplomatic row with neighbors, is seeking as much as a 10 percent stake in American Airlines , the U...


China to meet growth targets, says Li

In January, President Xi Jinping made a rare appearance at the Swiss resort town, paying tribute to globalisation and free trade, days before Donald Trump's ina...


US Vice President Pence hires his own lawyer for Russia probes

The Washington Post first reported the Cullen hire. Carlos Diaz Rosillo, director of policy and interagency coordination in the White House , said the U...


Government allays fears on implementation of Goods and Service Tax

Protesting against the proposed imposition of five per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST), sweetmeat manufacturers in West Bengal on Monday demanded the full...


BOE planning increase to capital requirements

The world's second-largest economy poses a significant risk to the United Kingdom, said the Bank's Financial Policy Committee (FPC) in its biannual financial ...


Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst

It has a network of more than 50,000 restaurants, almost 9 million active diners and an annualized run rate of $3 billion in gross food sales. Technology will...


Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Given "Sell" Rating at Wells Fargo & Company

It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500. Southeast Asset Advisors Inc increased Ss&C Technologies Hldgs Inc (SSNC) stake by 44.62% reported in 2016Q4 SEC f...


Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

The city does not admit any liability in Castile's death past year, but the settlement likely speaks to the city's fears about its chances at trial, said Andrew...


IMF cuts US growth forecasts, citing lack of Donald Trump fiscal details

Trump , a Republican, campaigned a year ago on a pledge to swiftly cut taxes, roll back regulations and lift infrastructure spending, prompting many economist...


Federal Reserve Continues To Normalize Monetary Policy

The increase in the Fed's short-term rate by a quarter-point to a still-low range of 1 percent to 1.25 percent could lead to higher borrowing costs for consum...


Seattle's Minimum Wage Is Costing Jobs

Seattle was one of the first USA cities to adopt a $15 minimum wage law, and its experience is being closely watched as other cities have followed suit and as a...


Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

About 223,101 shares traded. Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE: WMT ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 18th. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500....


Escaped Georgia convicts who allegedly killed two guards captured in Tennessee

Dubose and Rowe had been running from police since Tuesday morning, when they managed to overpower the drivers of the corrections bus that was transporting them...


Ukraine cyber attack creates chaos

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Elderly Woman Throws Coins Into Plane Engine For 'Good Luck'

Ms Qiu threw nine coins into the left engine as she ascended the stairs to go into the plane in the Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Police were calle...


Southwest flight diverted after woman attempts to open door

Minchew was on vacation with her family in California and was headed home to southeast Texas . I later found out that she apparently was passing notes to other...


Global Smart Factory Market Estimates and Forecasts XX Million USD in 2017

To evaluate the market better, each market segment and its sub-segments are evaluated in the report with their market drivers , restraints, shares, and growth ...


New cyberattack spreads fast across Ukraine, Europe

A Moscow-based cyber security firm , Group-IB, said it appeared to be a coordinated attack simultaneously targeting victims in Russian Federation and Ukraine ...


Saudi Seeks Israeli Military Help To Support New Crown Prince?

Iran's state TV has called the appointment a "soft coup in Saudi Arabia". "Saudi Arabia's stability and development serves the common interests of regional co...


Are Analysts Bearish Aldermore Group PLC (LON:ALD) After Last Week?

The company was downgraded on Wednesday, January 18 by Canaccord Genuity. Deutsche Bank maintained Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) rating on Monday, February 1. T...


Avis partners with Waymo to support self-driving vehicle fleet

Shares of Avis initially surged as much as 21 percent on the news but by midday trading had fallen back to a 10 percent gain. Parametric Portfolio Associat...


Mission accomplished: New Zealand plan brings America's Cup revenge

However, don't count them out yet, at post race press conference, Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill was confident about repeating his incredible come-back ...


Fed raises key interest rate

Wall Street´s top banks brought forward their expectations for when they think the Federal Reserve will begin reducing its $4.5 trillion bond portfolio to as ea...


Greece set to get cash to pay bills, but debt relief elusive

European Stability Mechanism's Managing Director Klaus Regling rather suggested that Greece could build a cash buffer with the primary surplusses of 3.5% ...


Canaccord Genuity Has Decided To Downgrade Iqe (LON:IQE) Shares

RBC Capital Markets maintained BAE Systems plc (LON:BA) on Wednesday, September 16 with "Outperform" rating. Therefore 52% are positive. Standard Life PLC had 1...


Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

Comerica Bank increased its position in Darden Restaurants by 34.5% in the fourth quarter. The stock was up 4.4% to $94.05 by noon. The Wellington Managem...


Despite impending partial implementation, President Trump's travel ban faces challenges

Supreme Court's decision allowing a limited version of the travel ban a victory for President Donald Trump . The Supreme Court is letting the Trump admi...


AirAsia incident prompts expert warning on booking budget air travel

They described the whole experience as a wild ride and said that they felt like they were inside a washing machine. "Planes do have malfunctions every now a...


Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Lifted to "Equal Weight" at Morgan Stanley

Marathon Oil Corp now has $9.76B valuation. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed -21.83% and performed -36.09% over the last six m...