Sunday May 28-th, 2017

Utilities vow to finish reactors despite Westinghouse woes

In the wake of mounting losses at its US nuclear arm Westinghouse , which filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors on Wednesday, Toshiba has put up the business for auction. Then, in 2009, when regulators in both Georgia and SC approved the co...

Judge considering plan on fix for 18000 Flint water lines

The state has also agreed to set aside an additional US$10 million for unexpected extra expenses. Mays and three groups - Concerned Pastors for Social Action, the Natural Resources Defense Council and the American Civil Liberties Union of MI - fi...

Keeping poll promise Adityanath waives farmers' loan upto Rs 1 lakh Keeping poll promise Adityanath waives farmers' loan upto Rs 1 lakh

As during UP assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised to waive off loans of every farmer. "When the UPA government could waive off 72 thousand then why can't the Modi government?" This too, received no mention in the announceme...

Economy churns out thousands more full-time jobs, but wage growth still weak Economy churns out thousands more full-time jobs, but wage growth still weak

The relatively weak jobs numbers reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday are no reason to worry about a sudden slowdown of the USA economy. That lowered the year-on-year gain in wages to 2.7 percent. The labor force participation rate, o...

Delta Air Lines cancels 3000 flights this week due to weather

Delta spokesman Michael Thomas told ABC that the airline encourages its agents and regional airport leaders to "find ways to take care of our customers when irregular operations disrupt travel". His flight from LA to Detroit was canceled. Some ...

Does Google Pay Women Less? Does Google Pay Women Less?

Given that April's Equal Pay Day just reminded everyone that the gender pay gap is still cause for concern, recent pay allegations against a company of over 57,000 employees are being given a little extra scrutiny. As a federal contractor, Google i...

Recent Trading Alert: Physicians Realty Trust's (DOC) Recent Trading Alert: Physicians Realty Trust's (DOC)

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 4,400,220 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $94,781,000 after buying an additional 42,041 shares during the last quarter. If you are accessing this article on another publ...

Sheikh Hasina admires India's development, determined to strengthen bond

Admitting that the pact was "important" for India-Bangladesh ties, Modi assured India's commitment to the issue. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was on Saturday accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here. Paying tributes t...

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.3 percent in morning trading to 18,606.90, while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dipped 0.6 percent to 5,841.70. The Dow ended down 0.2 percent, while the S&P 500 lost 0.31 percent and the Nasdaq 0.58 percen...

Gas hike bill approved by CA Legislature

In his draft regulations, Brown did limit how many acres large-scale farmers can harvest, a feature has been part of the medical cannabis rules but not included in the Adult Use of Marijuana Act that voters approved in November. The state also would ...

Gold hits five-month high after US missile strike

However, if gold does break above resistance it would likely stall at around $1 275 due to expectations of U.S. rate hikes later this year and a strong dollar, said ABN Amro's Boele. Spot gold hit US$1,261.15 on Tuesday, its highest since Feb 27, but...

Advisory firm: Vote out most of Wells Fargo's board Advisory firm: Vote out most of Wells Fargo's board

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.03 EPS. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal.

Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Refusing to Stand Down

Reactions to the iconic " Fearless Girl " statue have been powerful, running the gamut from enthusiasm to skepticism, and resulted in thousands of calls for NY lawmakers to allow the statue a permanent home on Wall Street. Similarly to the " Fearless...

US Rep. Maxine Waters: Bill O'Reilly 'needs to go to jail'

All five of the women who relieved settlements worked at Fox News , which ranged from junior producers to on-air personalities and anchors dating back to 2002. The recorded remarks were released during the campaign, which Trump brushed off as "locke...

Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven

A man walks out of Seven & i Holdings Co's Seven Eleven convenience store in Tokyo, Japan January 12, 2017. Sunoco's shares jumped as much as 24 percent to $29.50 in morning trading on Thursday - their biggest one-day percentage rise in three yea...

Alabama governor says he has no plans to resign

In his report to the ethics commission , Ziegler stated that Mason was paid by the nonprofit Alabama Council for Excellent Government while she was Bentley's "closest and most powerful advisor". Amid claims that the impeachment probe against Governo...

Ageism? I'm still landing Hollywood roles at 84, says Sir Michael Caine

A remake of the 1979 movie of the same name, " Going in Style " has Caine's Joe, Freeman's Willie and Arkin's Albert trying to enjoy their retirement years. I'm watching you two, I see what's happening!' The lowdown: Three angry retirees lo...

GM rebuffs two-class share plan from Einhorn's Greenlight Capital GM rebuffs two-class share plan from Einhorn's Greenlight Capital

The company said Tuesday that the plan from Einhorn's Greenlight Capital hedge fund would eliminate the dividend on existing common stock and create a new dividend-focused security. Greenlight Capital Inc., a NY hedge fund that owns 52 million s...

Verizon is merging Yahoo and AOL into Oath this summer Verizon is merging Yahoo and AOL into Oath this summer

But the headlines about this news have been extremely misleading. Oath will come into existence once the Yahoo deal is completed. He, however, didn't explain what made them to name the new company as Oath , of all things. In a follow-up e...

Rystad Energy: Saudi Tax Cut Raises Aramco Value By $1 Trillion Rystad Energy: Saudi Tax Cut Raises Aramco Value By $1 Trillion

While Saudi Arabia has said Aramco could be valued at $2 trillion in an expected 2018 IPO, some analysts believed that price tag was too generous. The world's biggest oil company is expected to get a valuation of around $2 trillion, the world's big...

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