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Gianforte 'Body Slam' Scandal Causes Radical Shift in Bets on Election Outcome

It's not clear how the last-minute curveball will affect the race, which was partly seen as a referendum on Trump's presidency, in part because more than a thir...


Sunday snooze: Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross nods off during Trump speech

He will end the week in Brussels and Sicily for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G-7 summits, respectively. While addressing the leaders of 50 Musli...


Stocks across Europe are dipping after China's rating cut

The Chinese yuan rose sharply on Friday morning in the offshore market , hitting its highest level in three months, as traders suspected the People's Bank o...


Trump budget faces Dem opposition, GOP doubts about math

How do antipoverty programs affect the labor force participation rate? U.S. census data place SC as the 10th poorest state , and it's dead last in education ...


Simple Moving Average Analysis of Tiffany & Co. (TIF)

In recent action, Tiffany & Co. First Eagle Investment Management LLC boosted its position in Tiffany & Co.by 0.8% in the third quarter. The original version of...


House GOP sticks with Montana candidate Gianforte despite assault

Gianforte apologized in his victory speech: "When you make a mistake you have to own up to it. last night I made a mistake, and I took an action that I can not...


PM Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam tomorrow

Locally known as the Dhola-Sadiya bridge, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the government of India had chose to name the bridge after legendary Assamese...


Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia investigation

In another development, Trump has retained Marc Kasowitz, a New York-based trial lawyer who has represented Trump in the past, as his private attorney for s...


Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe: US media reports

There is little doubt that the president tried - multiple times - to discredit or outright stop the investigation into possible election interference, his for...


GOP health care bill analysis to be released by Congressional Budget Office

The Kansas House has refused to debate a transgender "bathroom bill". It's unclear how the CBO will score the latest version of the bill, which gives states m...


Non-OPEC producers join OPEC in extending oil output cut-delegates

But the intended impact could be short-lived. The group, including top producer Saudi Arabia , understands that reducing cargoes to the U.S.is the top priority...


Montana GOP candidate allegedly 'body slams' reporter

Gianforte , who has enjoyed the support of President Trump and Trump's family, is running against Democrat Rob Quist. House Speaker Paul Ryan also address...


OPEC Extends Oil Output Cut By 9 Months

But the intended impact could be short-lived. "The U.S. shale producer does what everyone thought was impossible". The price rise this year has spurred grow...


OPEC aims to extend supply curbs as oil glut persists

The price of oil is down further after OPEC and other nations said they had agreed to extend their production cuts for another nine months. The proposal...


Asian shares gain, tracking Wall St advance, oil price rally

Lowe's ( LOW .N) dropped 3% after the home improvement chain reported a lower-than-expected profit and comparable sales. The US dollar index slipped sligh...


Connect Group PLC's (CNCT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE)'s stock had its "hold" rating reissued by investment analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Wednesday,...


OPEC Extends Oil Output Cut by 9 Months to Fight Crude Glut

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Kachikwu said on Thursday that conceptually Nigeria was not opposed to joining OPEC production caps but...


China downgrade 'goes against the objective facts'

But the country's economy has picked up since the second half of 2016, with its GDP growth reaching 6.9 per cent in the first quarter of this year. The firm...


OPEC, other nations extend output cut to March

The benchmark NY rate was down 1.3 percent at $50.72 a barrel while Brent, the Global standard, fell 1.1 percent to $53.35. Sterling fell 0.3 percent on F...


Major oil producers agree to extend output cuts by nine months

Numerous producing countries rely heavily on energy revenues and have had to burn through foreign-currency reserves to plug holes in their budgets. The two side...


Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court

The federal appellate judges are considering rulings by two federal judges against the travel ban . The Richmond, Virginia-based 4th Circuit is the first ...


GOP candidate in US House race today charged with assault

Ryan says "that's wrong and should not happen". In a last-minute turn, local authorities were investigating robocalls reportedly made by Trump and Vice Presid...


Father of Accused Manchester Attacker Says His Son Is Innocent

Police have already arrested four men in Manchester as part of the investigation. Christopher Meyer, UK ambassador to Washington from 1997 to 2003, said o...


US lawmaker says UK bomb showed 'sophistication'

Police have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the attacker who blew himself up at the Manchester Arena on Monday night at the end of a concert by pop s...


The 9-Month OPEC Oil Output Extension Just Cleared A Key Hurdle

Top oil producer, Saudi Arabia, favours extending the output curbs by nine months rather than the initially planned six months, to speed up market rebalancing a...


There's a $2 trillion oversight in Trump's budget proposal

The cuts in funding as outlined in the budget would come as a result of reforming Medicaid payments as either a per capita cap or a block grant beginning in fis...


After OPEC deal, Texas oil regulator boasts of victory

OPEC members and non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation agreed in December to cut output by 1.8 million barrels per day for six months from January 1,...


Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

Harvard economist Lawrence Summers, the former Treasury secretary and National Economic Council director in the previous two Democratic administrations, wrote ...


Asian Markets Mixed, Moody's China Cut Hits Local Stocks

Moody's Investors Service yesterday downgraded China's credit ratings yesterday for the first time in almost 30 years, citing concerns about the country's ri...


Local reaction to President Trump's spending plan

News and World Reports. Reports ahead of the budget's release on Tuesday indicated that the budget would align with cuts to Medicaid proposed in the AHCA, whi...


OPEC Members Meet In Vienna To Discuss Extending Oil Production Cuts

That's because USA shale oil producers have taken advantage of the uptick in prices since past year to ramp up production. OPEC's de facto leader, Saudi A...


Willey backs England to win Champions Trophy

The worldwide governing body of cricket, assured that ensuring safety and security will be a priority during the Champions Trophy and the Women's World Cup ,...


Trump's budget accused of $2trn accounting error

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told a separate House panel that the reason for the new deadline is that "receipts now are coming a little bit slo...


Chico's FAS, Inc. (CHS) Stock Tanks on Earnings Miss, Weak Sales

Royal Bank of Canada set a $16.00 target price on shares of Chico's FAS and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 16th. (NYSE: CHS ...


Phillip Md Et Al Frost Purchases 120000 Shares of Opko Health Inc

Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of Opko Health during the fourth quarter worth about $648,000. The shares were bought at an ave...