Erdogan calls on US, Saudi Arabia to join Astana talks

Boeing, the prime contractor on the sale, declined to comment. How can Qatar end the crisis? Spokeswoman Heather Nauert says Tillerson will stay to work the phones to try to persuade Qatar , Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates... More..

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by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Secret Service Says It Doesn't Have Any Trump Tapes

REPORTER: So he was - sorry, just want to be very clear about this. "In response to your request, the Secret Service has conducted a reasonable search for responsive records", the agency wrote to the Journ...More..

China a step closer to resuming US beef imports
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

China a step closer to resuming US beef imports

It's been a long time coming, but US beef will eventually be on its way to mainland China. China banned USA beef in 2003 after a US scare over mad cow disease. American beef may soon be back on the menu in Ch...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

While Trump maintained he did not ask Comey to let the FBI's investigation into Flynn go, he told reporters "there'd be nothing wrong if I did say it". Trump demurred when asked whether tapes of his talks...More..

Euro area proves stronger as first-quarter growth revised up
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Euro area proves stronger as first-quarter growth revised up

The debate will take place in Estonia, where the economy grew by 0.8 per cent between the final quarter of previous year and the first three months of 2017. Sources told Reuters last week the European Central...More..

Medicaid A Target For Cuts Contrary To Trump Admin's Claims
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Medicaid A Target For Cuts Contrary To Trump Admin's Claims

Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.) was particularly hard on the numbers, telling Mulvaney, his former colleague in the South Carolina House delegation, that the budget "presumes a goldilocks economy". "They set up th...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

NBA Finals: Three things to look for in Game 2

Cavaliers: Tristan Thompson scored his first points of the series on a driving dunk midway through the first quarter. James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 1...More..

Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russian Federation
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russian Federation

Kushner in March said he was ready to testify about his Russian Federation meetings to the Senate Intelligence Committee. According to the person familiar with the Kushner meeting, the Trump team eventually...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

For the year to date, the economy has added +810,000 new jobs, which means average job creation for the year so far now stands at 162,000 per month. "Some of this is due to businesses finding it more hard t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Earnings Watch & Stock Update

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) has accumulated 41.65% over the course of one week. CIBC World Markets Inc. now owns 1,022,326 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $18,152,000 aft...More..

Hindustan Petroleum March-quarter profit beats estimates
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Hindustan Petroleum March-quarter profit beats estimates

The royalty payment was due after the Government agreed with the contention of Gujarat and Assam that the state-owned company should pay royalty on gross price for crude and not the net price it realised after ...More..

OPEC agrees to extend oil output cuts till March
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

OPEC agrees to extend oil output cuts till March

That will be welcome news to consumers and energy-hungry businesses worldwide but could continue to strain the budgets of some of the more economically-troubled oil-producing nations, like Venezuela and Brazi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks

Dijsselbloem made clear a formal decision on whether to grant Greece more debt relief would only be taken once the bailout ends in mid-2018, repeating a Eurogroup statement from May 2016, which also spelt out w...More..

World Cup place secured by Scots' sevens stars
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

World Cup place secured by Scots' sevens stars

Scotland have ended their over a century long drought against New Zealand at the London Sevens with a stunning 24-21 victory. It's so special and I'm so proud of the boys. Canada provided one of the shocks o...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

AT&T faces potential weekend strike

CEO Randall Stephenson got a raise of several million dollars previous year, bringing his personal take-home pay up to $28.4 million in 2016. "They're trying to close up corporate stores to open up authorized...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Palestine president Abbas in India ahead of Modi Israel trip

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel in July, Abbas said India should continue to play the important role that it has been playing to bring peace in the Middle East. The PA chief said that ...More..

Ariana Resources plc (AAU) Earns
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ariana Resources plc (AAU) Earns "Speculative Buy" Rating from Beaufort Securities

Moreover, Longfellow Investment Management Co Llc has 3.78% invested in the company for 163,400 shares. Berenberg's target would suggest a potential upside of 15.80% from the company's stock close price. The co...More..

Pippa Middleton prepares for wedding
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pippa Middleton prepares for wedding

IBTimes UK has not independently verified the claims of the report , but reached out to Pippa's representative, who declined to comment on the matter. Her diet is the healthiest ever-she hasn't even had a gla...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jakarta's Christian Governor Sentenced To 2 Years For Blasphemy

Ahok was detained immediately after the verdict and taken to the Cipinang detention center in East Jakarta , local media reported . At the court, supporters of the governor wept and hugged each other amid s...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Surprise tax increases in 2017 Australian budget

The federal government has kept the pressure on the big banks through a parliamentary inquiry after several separate scandals emerged involving the mistreatment of customers a year ago. However, he was less eff...More..

Court puts Zuma in checkmate on Cabinet reshuffle
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Court puts Zuma in checkmate on Cabinet reshuffle

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Thursday ruled that Jacob Zuma should explain the reason for his March 30 cabinet reshuffle that created a lot of furore. But the courts would not be able to properly...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Oil down on lower than expected drop in United States inventories

OPEC, Russia and other producers have agreed to curb production by 1.8 million barre1ls per day until June 30. OPEC sources said on Thursday that OPEC is likely to extend cuts when it meets on May 25, but tha...More..

Google agrees 306 million euro Italy tax deal
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Google agrees 306 million euro Italy tax deal

Last year Italian tax police alleged that Google had not paid tax on about 1 billion euros of Italian revenue between 2009 and 2013. However, the announced settlement today covers a much longer period start...More..

Apple will invest $1 billion in United States manufacturing efforts
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Apple will invest $1 billion in United States manufacturing efforts

Cook's reply:"It's $1 billion of our USA money, which we have to borrow to get, that's another whole topic". Apple (AAPL) revealed to TheStreet's Jim Cramer on Wednesday that the tech giant is planning to...More..

Assured, MBIA sue Puerto Rico board over island fiscal plan
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Assured, MBIA sue Puerto Rico board over island fiscal plan

Puerto Rico has announced a historic restructuring of its public debt in what might be the biggest bankruptcy ever in the United States. "I have taken the decision to ask. Assured filed its case in the Title ...More..

UFC creates 4th weight class for women, adding 125-pounders
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

UFC creates 4th weight class for women, adding 125-pounders

The UFC now has women's divisions at featherweight (145 pounds), bantamweight (135 pounds), and strawweight (115 pounds). Despite the press release distributed by promotion on Thursday night, UFC President Da...More..

Trade deficit narrows in March
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Trade deficit narrows in March

Energy exports were up seven per cent, led by increased natural gas sales to the United States attributable to "unusually low temperatures in the northeastern USA in March", and more coal shipments to Japan, Ch...More..

President Trump signs executive order creating accountability office at VA
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

President Trump signs executive order creating accountability office at VA

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin toured the Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center Friday, met with administrators and conducted interviews of hospital staff concerning the late February viral Facebook...More..

Kevin O'Leary quits leadership race
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Kevin O'Leary quits leadership race

It was just last week that Kevin O'Leary reached out to Manitobans and asked for their vote. Global News has learned that the billionaire businessman and celebrity is leaving the leadership race and throwing ...More..

Yahoo!'s Marissa! will! eject! with! $186m!. $185m!. $184m!..
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Yahoo!'s Marissa! will! eject! with! $186m!. $185m!. $184m!..

Another $84 million in stock options, Roe pointed out, have already vested, meaning Mayer has the ability to exercise them and they would not be accelerated, according to company filings released in March and b...More..

AT&T revenues dip as wireless equipment sales slide
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

AT&T revenues dip as wireless equipment sales slide

Wireless service revenues of $14.5 billion were down 1.8 percent with pressure from adoption of Mobile Share and unlimited plans, partially offset by continued growth in branded smartphones and tablets. Shares ...More..

How Trump's FCC Head Plans To Attack Net Neutrality
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

How Trump's FCC Head Plans To Attack Net Neutrality

Then after taking comments and a typical delay of four to six months, Pai would propose a final rule. Pai's speech to conservative group FreedomWorks will be at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. Pai told report...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Fillon leads French-Israeli votes by far

The euro surged against the United States dollar and the yen sank on Monday on relief over Emmanuel Macron's victory against anti-euro nationalist Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential...More..

PPG Industries sweetens offer for AkzoNobel
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

PPG Industries sweetens offer for AkzoNobel

Monday, in a letter to Akzo, PPG said its latest offer represents " one last invitation " for Akzo to reconsider its previous denials. 'In accordance with its fiduciary duties and acting under the Dutch gov...More..

Chappell edges Koepka for breakthrough win at Valero
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Chappell edges Koepka for breakthrough win at Valero

Laird finished his day with a wonderful birdie on the par-five 18th hole. Funk and Sluman, who won the tournament in 2014, birdied five of their first six holes on the par-3 Top of the Rock course while playi...More..