Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Ex-Chesapeake Energy Corporation CEO Aubrey McClendon Dead After Fatal Crash Ex-Chesapeake Energy Corporation CEO Aubrey McClendon Dead After Fatal Crash

The U.S. Justice Department's press office has not yet returned a call seeking comment. Aubrey McClendon, a brash risk-taker who led Chesapeake Energy Corp to become one of the world's biggest natural gas producers, died in a single-car crash on ...

Oil prices rise on USA output decline Oil prices rise on USA output decline

A Russian energy official on Tuesday disclosed that a "critical mass" of oil-producing nations had reached a deal to halt oil production, and that a final decision on such an agreement would be carried out in the next few weeks, state news agency T...

Trump hits back at Marco Rubio over 'con artist' insult Trump hits back at Marco Rubio over 'con artist' insult

And I said to him, that's absolutely untrue. "You disagree with him on all those issues", Mr. Stephanopoulos said, referring to building a wall on the US southern border that would be paid for by Mexico, a temporary ban on Muslim immigration, and e...

McClendon issued statement before fatal crash McClendon issued statement before fatal crash

The Oklahoma City police said the auto McClendon was driving hit the wall of a bridge at high speed in a remote part of the city. The auto was engulfed in flames and was so badly burned police could not determine if McClendon was wearing a seatbe...

China militarising South China Sea, gearing up for East Asia dominance China militarising South China Sea, gearing up for East Asia dominance

Gregory Poling of the Center for Strategic and International Studies' Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative wrote China's land reclamation on a reef in the Spratly Islands has added another 52 acres for Beijing's use, Bloomberg reported .

Former CEO Aubrey McClendon killed in crash following charges

He was one of the foremost leaders of a US energy boom that lifted output to the highest levels in years, reduced reliance on foreign oil and mobilized new pools of investment capital for wildcat drillers. "I am proud of my track record in this indus...

Aubrey McClendon, indicted former CEO and National Basketball Association team co-owner, dead in crash Aubrey McClendon, indicted former CEO and National Basketball Association team co-owner, dead in crash

Police Capt. Paco Balderrama said McClendon, 56, also a part-owner of the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder, was the only occupant in the vehicle when it slammed into a concrete bridge embankment shortly after 9 a.m. McClendon - a key player in the USA fra...

U.S. stock futures higher after Wall Street rally U.S. stock futures higher after Wall Street rally

Global stocks jumped Wednesday after encouraging signs of strength in the US economy sent shares higher on Wall Street. The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, gained 19.44 points, or 1.44 percent...

Super Tuesday Results 2016: Republican Vote Totals & Delegate Count Super Tuesday Results 2016: Republican Vote Totals & Delegate Count

Trump trails only in the southern state of Texas, where Senator Ted Cruz hopes to capture his home turf. Taken together, his vote total in the four states he won was about 430,000. Trump could produce a nightmare scenario for Republicans on Election ...

Sports Authority files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Sports Authority files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Analysts say Sports Authority has failed to keep up with a swell of competition, notably industry leader Dick's, which is not so debt-strapped, and online retailer Amazon. A $3.6 million payment for that is due in August and despite its financial t...

Forbes' 2016 billionaires list Forbes' 2016 billionaires list

The Forbes report, released today, found that the total wealth of those who made it onto the list for 2016 was $827bn compared to $899bn in 2015. She is one of 190 women on the list, down from 197 past year. Its stellar results have landed Damac's ...

Microsoft's Bill Gates tops billionaire list for 2016 Microsoft's Bill Gates tops billionaire list for 2016

The United States presidential hopeful Donald Trump is busy eating into and perhaps talking his way out of - his $4.5 billion fortune at number 324, but maybe Jaoquin "El Chapo" Guzman is not as rich as Mexican and U.S. She took the 11th spot overa...

Jodie Sweetin Talks How 'Fuller House' Family Got Her Through Tough Times Jodie Sweetin Talks How 'Fuller House' Family Got Her Through Tough Times

Sexual subtext: "When did " Full House " become so raunchy?" is something I found myself asking a lot watching the reboot. It's comfort food. It's revisiting the past. Glamour also shared that Jeff Franklin is giving out details of everything tha...

Warren Buffett announces new NCAA Tournament bracket challenge

He said Berkshire has to keep billions of euros in banks in Europe, and the low rates could have a negative effect there. "I wouldn't ever urge them to do anything based on what we do".

Oil futures end sharply higher after Iran comments Oil futures end sharply higher after Iran comments

Iran's OPEC envoy , Mehdi Asali , told the Shargh daily newspaper before the talks on Wednesday. But the conditional agreement between Saudi Arabia-the de facto leader of OPEC-Russia, Venezuela and Qatar to freeze output at record January le...

Eagles, Sam Bradford need each other, don't have much choice Eagles, Sam Bradford need each other, don't have much choice

Should the Eagles use the franchise or transition tag on Sam Bradford? "That's a decision they'll have to make by tomorrow if we haven't come to some resolution". Regardless of if it's in Philadelphia, or wherever. That deal may seem more urgen...

Oscars 2016: How Chris Rock, the Academy Awards Handled the #OscarsSoWhite Controversy Oscars 2016: How Chris Rock, the Academy Awards Handled the #OscarsSoWhite Controversy

This Oscar amplifies this voice which we hope will become a choir that'll resonate all the way to the Vatican". "Pope Francis, it's time to protect the children and restore the faith". That comment, along with a few others sprinkled through the 3 1/2...

Watch Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscars 2016 Acceptance Speech!

It's a feat matched by only two other filmmakers: John Ford and Joseph L. Mankiewicz. After 23 years in the industry, he finally won the golden statue at the It's a feat matched by only two other filmmakers: John Ford and Joseph L. Wondering with m...

Judge strikes down law barring patients from growing medical marijuana

Among Colorado residents, the rate of emergency-room visits possibly related to cannabis use did not change significantly between 2013 and 2014. Kim and Monte recommend that any states considering liberalizing marijuana policies should implement pr...

Donald Trump 'almost certain' to be the next president: professor Donald Trump 'almost certain' to be the next president: professor

But it's absolutely true that the more inevitable Trump's nomination looks, the more Republicans will endorse him - even if they wish he weren't the nominee. Trump introduced the New Jersey governor as a "real standout". "There is a growing consens...

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