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Talks on airplane laptop ban end with no ban, more talks

The EU and US Department of Homeland Security said in a joint statement after the meeting: "Both sides exchanged information on the serious evolving threats...


Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

Just minutes earlier, Fukiwara was filming the large sea lion by the Stevenson Wharf in British Columbia. A few started throwing pieces of food at the animal ....


Iraq's Crude Oil Production Is near a 9-Month Low

Brent crude futures LCOc1 at 0019 GMT were up 3 cents from their last close at $53.86 per barrel. Both contracts plus WTI futures for July delivery, which wil...


Rajya Sabha polls in Goa, Gujarat, Bengal rescheduled: EC

The poll panel said the reason for the order was shortage of staff as the Commission would be occupied with the July Presidential polls. The elections scheduled...


US Sanctions Members of Venezuela's Supreme Court for Power Grab

Opposition activists accuse President Maduro of mismanagement that has led to a deep economic crisis in the country and call for an early election. The protes...


NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD.A) Company Valuation & Investor Review

Barclays PLC's price target points to a potential upside of 35.21% from the stock's current price. A number of research firms have issued reports on NRG. The ...


Big-spending Aussie Budget is supported by hefty taxes

Morrison outlined plans to deliver A$75 billion in infrastructure funding and financing over the next years as the base of Australia's next growth wave. Prime M...


Greece falls short in efforts to secure deal with creditors

Greece will receive billions of euros to repay the institutions it has borrowed money from in time for a crucial July deadline, avoiding another situation that ...


Bitcoin sets a new world record of $2000 per coin

The rally has seemingly been sparked by news out of Japan at the beginning of April that bitcoin had become a legal payment method in the country. However,...


Asia Pacific ministers meet seeking to finalize trade pact

His meetings with Canada and Mexico are likely to be dominated by discussions about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Eleven signatory countrie...


Oil prices rise on expectation of output cut extension

That marked a sharp reversal from the recent trend, which has seen oil prices crash through a number of technical levels to fall as low as $43.76. OPEC on Thu...


Southern California beaches remain closed after shark sightings

San Clemente's, southernmost beaches in Orange County, were closed Sunday morning after 25 white sharks within 25 yards off the coastline were observed from air...


France's Macron unveils Cabinet, half of them women

On Monday, the president named Edouard Philippe, conservative lawmaker from the Republicans party, as his prime minister. The 69-year-old Le Drian was France'...


Saudi Arabia commits $20bn to Blackstone US infrastructure fund

Adding debt financing to the equity of the vehicle would mean targeting more than US$100bn of infrastructure projects, "principally in the US", Blackstone add...


Trump to Russians: Firing Comey Took 'Great Pressure' Off

The White House did not dispute either account, which emerged just as Trump was taking off on his first official trip overseas, a nine-day visit to five countri...


US Treasury to play key role protecting finance IT infrastructure

Group of Seven finance chiefs on Saturday pledged to combat the issue of inequality as part of an effort to ensure inclusive growth but made no reference to "pr...


Financial Watchlist of Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Nike during the fourth quarter worth about $157,179,000. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossensc...


U.S. stock indexes bounce back from slump a day earlier

The company said sales at United States stores open at least a year, or same-store sales, grew by 1.4%, beating analyst expectations of 1.3% and marking the 10t...


U.S. imposes sanctions on Venezuelan supreme court justices

Public transportation was shut down, the state's agricultural industry — a critical provider of Venezuela's fruits and vegetables — paralyzed and people worried...


Analysts Consensus For London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSE)

With 300 avg volume, 1402 days are for WOOD GROUP JOHN PLC (OTCMKTS:WDGJF)'s short sellers to cover WDGJF's short positions. The SI to Plantronics Incorporated'...


Ford to replace CEO Mark Fields

The resulting shrink in profits has triggered a decrease in share prices by close to 40% in just over two years. "He and I sat down Friday and really decided ...


Game Digital PLC's (GMD) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

FEENY CURTIS F also sold $100,437 worth of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) on Tuesday, February 21. Twenty now has $51.01 billion valuation. The stock decr...


Tesla brings back unlimited free Supercharging

Tesla will allow existing Model S and Model X owners to offer free charging through a referral program. Tesla previously offered free lifetime Supercharger us...


France pledges renewed support for Mali in fight against terrorism

France's new president Emmanuel Macron is praising a "crucial" and "exemplary" relationship with the United States in intelligence-sharing for military operatio...


Ford to Cut Around 10% of Its Global Workforce: Report (F)

The cuts are part of a previously announced plan to slash costs by $3 billion, the person said, as US new vehicles auto sales have shown signs of decline after ...


Manchester City secure third place with first-half goal blitz at Watford

The miss did little to deter the visitors, though, as they grabbed a fifth one minute later when Jesus produced a delightful lob to send the ball over the head ...


NY senators: Withhold Penn Station funds because of delays

Cuomo's letter came a few days after Sen. "We look forward to continuing conversations with communities across America about the importance in improving our n...


Founder of China's LeEco steps down amid cash crunch

Former Lenovo exec Liang Jun is taking over the CEO position. Sun Hongbin, chairman of Sunac, which invested RMB15.04 billion (US$2.18 billion) in LeEco in Ja...


Investors Catching Stocks Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Oxbow Advisors LLC's holdings in Freeport-McMoRan were worth $196,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors have also ...


Germany likely to miss e-cars target, says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled new openness to far-reaching changes to fortify the European Union as she met with French President Emmanuel Macron on ...


Ford replacing CEO in push to transform business

According to Ford's website, Fields' successor is Jim Hackett, who has overseen Ford's efforts on autonomous vehicles as chairman of Ford Smart Mobility . Forb...


FinnCap Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Shoe Zone PLC (SHOE)

BAE Systems plc is a defense, aerospace and security company. It now has negative earnings. Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) has risen 6.00% since April 19,...


Iran foreign minister scorns Donald Trump after speech, arms deal

The interaction took place before the Arab Islamic American Summit at the King Abdulaziz Conference Centre in Riyadh , GEO News reported. Arriving directly f...


HC Gupta sentenced 2-yr jail term in coal scam case

The court had in October a year ago framed charges against the accused observing that former prime minister Manmohan Singh was kept in the "dark" by Gupta, who ...


Disruptive Passenger in Trump Hat Delays Newark-Bound United Flight, Airline Says

A disruptive passenger sporting a bright-red Donald Trump campaign hat emblazoned with the slogan "Make American Great Again" was booted off a United Airlines f...