Finance

KKR-backed consortium makes $4.7 billion cash offer for Australia's Tatts

Brisbane-based Tatts said it was assessing whether Pacific Consortium's bid was superior to the Tabcorp deal agreed in October, which Tatts and Tabcorp touted a...


Pence: North Korea is 'getting the message'

He has sent a navy strike group towards the Korean Peninsula, and the US and South Korea are moving ahead with the early deployment of a controversial missile d...


Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

In his current role as President of Pacira Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:PCRX), he oversees the day-to-day operations of the Customer and Patient Solutions group, and...


Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election

Responding to the Prime Minister's decision to call an early General Election, Deidre Brock MP said: "The election gives the public the chance to give their ver...


Tax reform should increase taxes for wealthy

While today, April 18, is the official deadline for tax returns and FBARs, the USA government grants automatic extensions to overseas residents - so for America...


Nintendo Shares Jump After Switch Sets U.S. Sales Records

This is not very surprising, as the Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild is one of the biggest games that is available for the Nintendo Switch at the time of la...


Easter message available to all

With Easter Sunday Christians , reflect on the resurrection of Christ from the dead. On Palm Sunday, two Christian churches in Egypt were bombed, the Syrian ...


BP says leaking Alaska well now under control

BP said infrared cameras on a flight over the site appeared to confirm that the oil released with the gas was contained on the gravel pad surrounding the well h...


Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets bail

Mallya, according to reports, was arrested by Scotland Yard after he appeared at a central London police station on Tuesday morning. Entrepreneur Vijay Mall...


Asian Economies Remain Concerned About Trade with US

China , Japan , South Korea and Taiwan remained on a list for special monitoring of currency practices, China by virtue of a massive trade surplus with the U...


IPL 2017: RCB's Chris Gayle first to 10000 runs in T20 cricket

It was the eighth over of the game and Gayle was on 24 off 14 balls having completed 10,000 T20 runs. 250 Number of Twenty20 matches played by Suresh Raina ....


F1 Bahrain GP: Bottas expects Mercedes, Ferrari pace battle to swing

Bottas kept the lead for the opening laps, with Vettel close behind in a five-car train. However, the German driver managed to get past Hamilton in turn 1 and t...


McLaren's season gets even worse in Bahrain GP

Fernando Alonso castigated Honda on Sunday after his McLaren team endured a Bahrain Grand Prix nightmare, with Belgian rookie Stoffel Vandoorne failing to mak...


North Korea vows to respond to United States aggression with 'nuclear attack'

The isolated dictatorship celebrated the 105th birthday of its late founder with a massive military parade displaying what appeared to be previously-unseen KN-0...


How major USA stock market indexes fared on Tuesday

Media streaming giant Netflix had its stock value decline 2.6 percent Tuesday, after the company said a day earlier it failed to meet its membership target for ...


'Pink Star' diamond sells for record $94.2 million

A model poses with a 59.60-carat oval mixed-cut pink diamond, known as "The Pink Star", during a Sotheby's media preview in Hong Kong on March29, 2017, to pro...


Theresa May to seek general election on June 8

Sterling rose to a four-month high against the USA dollar after the market bet that May would strengthen her parliamentary majority, which Deutsche Bank said wo...


Netflix on the verge of hitting 100M subscribers

Unlike rival Amazon ( AMZN , Tech30 ), there is at least one category Netflix plans to steer clear of: football. What is Netflix not doing? CEO Reed Has...


Mallya saga: Does the dream run end for 'king of good times' ?

An Indian government request for Mallya's deportation had been rejected earlier this year. Mallya is unlikely to consent to extradition, and is expected to fi...


Mallya arrested in United Kingdom, released later on bail

A Metropolitan Police statement said officers from the Extradition Unit arrested Mallya on an extradition warrant from India. Mallya who is accused of default...


US Navy photo reveals aircraft carrier nowhere near North Korea

Such basic incompetence, combined with broader concerns about the Trump administration's thresholds for the use of force after a sudden about-face on Syria poli...


Five things to know about Tax Day: Refunds are up, audits down

Millions of people, however, end up missing the deadline entirely. As of Monday, the IRS had processed 101 million tax returns from individuals; about 80 percen...


US defense chief says NKorea 'recklessly tried to provoke'

North Korea has warned of nuclear war if provoked. "The leader of North Korea, again, recklessly tried to provoke something by launching a missile", Mattis to...


USAFacts: Steve Ballmer's Debuts New Site to Track Government Spending

She persisted that there was more to be done, and Ballmer decided to make it possible to find the answer to that. His team has produced a searchable website and...


Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets bail within hours

However, he added, if the evidence fails to convince the courts, India will have the option to later seek Mallya's extradition citing the other CBI and Enforcem...


Looters will have to return the loot: Modi

Modi's remarks came on a day liquor baron Vijay Mallya, wanted in India for defaulting on over Rs 8,000 crore in bank loans, was arrested in London but later gr...


Erdogan slams criticism of Turkey referendum

In a statement on Monday, the White House said President Trump discussed with his Turkish counterpart America's "action in response to the Syrian regime's u...


Times Union Center to host men's and women's NCAA Tournaments

M. Grace Calhoun said in a press release. "We look forward to hosting a first-class event in 2022". The 2021 wrestling championships will mark the eighth time...


Behind the visa program targeted by Trump

Trump toured the headquarters of tool manufacturer Snap-on Inc., and then he was expected to sign an order aimed at curbing what his administration says are h...


Trump vows to solve dairy dispute with Canada

Now with the end of his first 100 days in office quickly approaching, President Trump hopes to show he's advancing his "America First" ideology by issuing an e...


Bucks Beat Raptors 97-83 to Take 1-0 Series Lead

Greg Monroe had 14 points and 15 rebounds for the Bucks, Tony Snell scored 11, and Khris Middleton finished with 10 points and nine assists . "I though...


Trump promises action to help dairy farmers

The pricing agreement was a response to growing USA exports of milk proteins to Canada that missed Canada's high tariffs. Trump also reiterated his threat to ...


Grayson Allen Decides Against NBA Draft, Will Return To Duke

Allen averaged 14.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists as a junior past year, down from his 21.6 points per game as a sophomore as other scorers emerged aro...


Tile Shop Holdings, Inc

Tile Shop Holdings has set its FY17 guidance at $0.50-0.57 EPS. Tile Shop Holdings's revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. A total o...


President Trump Hosts 21000 to His 1st Easter Egg Roll

But the one guest that truly matters on Easter did make an appearance - the Easter Bunny, or, at least, a slightly creepier, slightly more shocked, and slightly...