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 his support behind his former opponent M... More..

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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..

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..

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..

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..

Lawyer: United will save evidence in dragged passenger case
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Lawyer: United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

Former federal prosecutor and criminal defense attorney Doug Burns explains the possible outcomes of a lawsuit between Dr. David Dao and United A... The Transportation Security Administration and United Airline...More..

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

Part of the agreement calls for federal monitoring of future business operations. The sentencing was one of the last major hurdles to VW moving past a scandal that led to the ouster of its chief executive and...More..

Select Comfort Corporation (NASDAQ:SCSS) Soars 15.19% in Early Trade
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Select Comfort Corporation (NASDAQ:SCSS) Soars 15.19% in Early Trade

Mutual of America Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Select Comfort Corp .by 8.2% in the third quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 11,578 shares of the company's stock worth $250,000 after buying an ...More..

Bebe Is Officially Closing All 175 of Its Stores
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Bebe Is Officially Closing All 175 of Its Stores

That includes seven stores in the Bay Area - mostly in mall-based locations in Concord, Pleasanton, Emeryville, San Francisco, San Jose, San Mateo and an outlet store in Livermore. The retailer did say it expec...More..

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control to cool housing market
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control to cool housing market

Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz said last week that the current rate of price increases suggests demand is being driven more by real estate speculators and investors than homebuyers. It would match the 15...More..

Thousands of Britons to be hit by Australian visa clampdown
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thousands of Britons to be hit by Australian visa clampdown

More than 200 jobs will be removed from an existing list of about 650 eligible professions. Companies will also be barred from employing foreign workers in particular roles, including as butchers. "We are put...More..

Brokers Issue New Targets On American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Brokers Issue New Targets On American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

Shares of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) opened at 66.47 on Monday. Even with earnings falling short last quarter the stock was able to trade higher since sales were higher than expected. APC's r...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Asprilla: Real Madrid are a team of rats!

There was an extremely questionable decision in the 84th minute when Arturo Vidal was sent off for a second bookable offence, causing great consternation among the Bayern bench, before the match ticked along ...More..

Andre Johnson to retire a Texan!
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Andre Johnson to retire a Texan!

The ceremony will occur on Wednesday for the 35-year-old Johnson, who was the Texans' first-round draft pick in 2003. SB Nation's Louis Bien took a look at Johnson's career after he announced his retirement i...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Jaguar Gives the F-Type a Four-Cylinder for 2018

Jaguar has introduced a new 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine, based on the Jaguar Land Rover "Ingenium" platform built in the United Kingdom, to power its F-Type. On the inside, the F-Type will no...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Russian Federation accuses United States of unlawful Syria raid as Tillerson visits

Russian President Vladimir Putin is considering reopening a vital battlefield communications node between his forces and USA troops in Syria, which had been shuttered since Washington's strike on Syrian forces ...More..

Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich: Betting Odds & Prediction
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich: Betting Odds & Prediction

Ancelotti won the Champions League at Real in 2014, before Zidane claimed the trophy last season for the 11-time winners, while Bayern Munich are Europe's joint third most successful team having been crowned ...More..

Uber hits back at Waymo in auto lidar court battle
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Uber hits back at Waymo in auto lidar court battle

Alphabet alleges that Anthony Levandowski stole 14,000 files from its self-driving auto wing before he left in January 2016 to start the autonomous trucking company Otto , which was purchased by Uber in August...More..

Elliott plans legal action if Akzo rejects vote on chairman dismissal
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Elliott plans legal action if Akzo rejects vote on chairman dismissal

If Akzo stuck to its "inexplicable" refusal, "Elliott intends to use its recourse to the Dutch Courts", the fund manager added. It has called on Elliott and PPG to clarify their relationship. Akzo shareholders ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

BlackBerry Sees Unusually High Options Volume (BBRY)

On average, analysts expect that BlackBerry will post $0.03 EPS for the current year. On average, analysts expect that BlackBerry will post $0.03 EPS for the current year. Tracking the stock price in relation...More..

Rwanda's Inflation Rate Eases to 7.7 Percent in March
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rwanda's Inflation Rate Eases to 7.7 Percent in March

Clothing and footwear price tags were also on the rise last month, climbing by 2 per cent between February and March in contrast to a 1 per cent climb previous year. Nina Skero, managing economist at the Centre...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Bookies count cost of Scottish Grand National win

Fox hailed his win as "unbelievable", adding One For Arthur "jumped so well even though he was a long way back". He never missed a fence, within reason. "It's out of this world". A spokesperson for the bettin...More..

Democrats push to link Syria strike, refugee ban
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Democrats push to link Syria strike, refugee ban

Several sitting lawmakers were joined in their calls by groups advocating on behalf of refugees, as well as by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who lost the presidential election to Mr. He also made...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

But if we are correct in expecting a larger number than the 180k now expected, then we could see volatility spike as the market reaction could go one of two ways: will a stronger payrolls report support an ea...More..

European Union regulators to approve Fox takeover of Sky
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

European Union regulators to approve Fox takeover of Sky

The commission said: "Fox and Sky are mainly active in different markets in Austria, Germany, Ireland, Italy and the UK". The two companies compete "only to a limited extent" in acquiring television content a...More..

Bill to make excise, customs act compliant with GST passed in LS
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Bill to make excise, customs act compliant with GST passed in LS

The Rajya Sabha earlier in the day passed four GST Bills without amendments setting the stage for the government to launch on July 1, the country's biggest tax reform since Independence. But still, concerns wer...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Cuomo, lawmakers break NY budget stalemate

Republican Senate Leader John Flanagan's spokesman said senators are discussing the proposed compromise but there's now no final agreement. Another provision, a priority for Democrats, would end the state's d...More..

Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) Is Surging On Strong Q4 Results
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) Is Surging On Strong Q4 Results

As for the coming year which started on March 1, Constellation is targeting an EPS of between US$7.70 and US$8. MYRG's profit will be $4.48M for 36.08 P/E if the $0.28 EPS becomes a reality. The firm has "Hold"...More..

Germany Gets Really Serious About Fake News on Facebook
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Germany Gets Really Serious About Fake News on Facebook

The legislation was proposed by Federal Minister of Justice Heiko Maas to "substantiate the existing obligation to remove hate crime and malicious fake news" by the operators of social media services. "My bel...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Panera Bread +13% as Bloomberg reports JAB Holding in M&A talks

Shaich's controls about 16.5 percent of the shareholder vote with his Class B shares. Panera Bread (PNRA), one of the leaders in the so-called fast casual dining industry, could be the latest to sell. Hammo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Equal Pay Day: Don't Celebrate, Organize!

But she still might not have enough to close the gender pay gap in the church. It's not just progressive states like California taking the wage gap seriously, either - North Dakota passed a bill in 2015 stren...More..

President ordering an end to trade abuse
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

President ordering an end to trade abuse

President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive orders Friday focused on reducing the trade deficit just days before he holds his first meeting with his Chinese counterpart. In a second executive order, Trump...More..

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's chief negotiator, on Thursday suggested that the Government was trying to use terrorism co-operation as a "bargaining" chip. "The U.K.is now on the other side of the o...More..