Finance

Goldman Sachs' stock drop is holding the Dow down

Rite Aid climbed 45 cents, or 5.4 percent, to $8.62 and Walgreens picked up 9 cents to $86.15. The Dow has risen nearly 1,000 points in less than a month as i...


Manhunt underway in Little Rock after 3-year-old shot and killed

The gunman honked at King's grandmother while they were both stopped at the intersection. The incident started on Saturday evening when a motorist pulled up b...


Crude Oil Settles Up Slightly Ahead Of API Inventories

Meanwhile, February Brent crude on London's ICE Futures exchange retreated 9 cents, or 0.1%, at $55.13 a barrel. The meeting agreed that non-members of Opec w...


Fred's Pharmacy to buy Rite Aid locations

On Dec. 20, 2016, the parent company of Walgreens announced plans to sell 865 Rite Aid locations to Fred's Pharmacy in order to allay Federal Trade Commissi...


OFFSHORE DRILLING Obama likely to ban Arctic, Atlantic oil activity

In the Atlantic, the withdrawal decision protects 31 canyons, extending from Heezen Canyon offshore New England to Norfolk Canyon offshore of the Chesapeake Bay...


Everton vs. Liverpool: Score and Reaction from 2016 Premier League Match

Everton will have to make do without Phil Jagielka after he was sent off late on against Arsenal but Gareth Barry could be back in contention after sitting out...


Yellen Optimistic On Jobs

As expected, the Federal Open Markets Committee decided last week to raise its benchmark interest rate. Job creation is continuing at a steady pace, the lay-off...


Lawsuit: Refinery to Blame for Water Contamination

The EPA tested for Indulin AA-86, the trade name for an emulsifier used in asphalt production, with several methods and did not find the chemical in the water s...


Eleven in a row Chelsea are kings of the Palace

It was Chelsea who eventually snatched the lead just before the break, Costa getting his head on the end of a superb hanging cross from Azpilicueta to send th...


Japan tops China as largest holder of US Treasury debt

An official at the news department of the People's Bank of China, the nation's central bank, declined to comment. The portfolio of Japan decreased for third mon...


Stocks in Focus Inovalon Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:INOV), Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR)

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings. The stock's 50 day moving average is 14.72 and its 200 day moving average is 16.06. The company has market c...


Here Is Why Verizon Should Immediately Call It Quits With Yahoo!

Shares of Yahoo's stock fell more than 4 percent, while Verizon shares ticked 0.9 percent higher after the report . Verizon said in a statement Wednesday...


Consumer prices slip in the West, but are up from a year ago

The corresponding 12-month year-on-year average percentage change for the urban index increased from 15.32 per cent in October to 16.19 percent in November, whi...


Nusli Wadia files Rs 3000 crore defamation suit against Tatas

Tata Chemicals has large cross holdings in various group companies such as unlisted Tata Sons, Tata Teleservices, Tata Projects, Tata Industries, Tata Services,...


Five held in Delhi with Rs 3.25 crore in scrapped currencies

These men were staying at Karol Baghs Hotel Taksh Inn, whose owner is also a money exchanger and runs his business in the name of Guru Forex in a shop, said Yad...


Agency: Trump Must Fully Divest From DC Hotel

The federal government's best shot at forcing Trump's hand may lie in the Old Post Office lease terms barring elected officials from deriving benefits from th...


Rs 37 lakh in Rs 2000 notes seized in Hyderabad

The raiding party, however, succeeded in dealing with the canines and seized Rs 2.89 crore of unaccounted cash, which included Rs 2.25 crore in Rs 2000 notes, f...


Tata Tele 'unanimously' removes Mistry as chairman, director

Of the remaining shareholders, 70% either abstained or voted against the resolution to remove him from his post of director, Mistry said. Although the result ...


India's wholesale prices up 3.15 pct y/y in Nov

Though potato prices rose 37 per cent, the increase was lower than last month. In November, retail inflation slipped to 3.63 percent compared to 4.2 percent i...


Dancing cop raises money for a good cause, spreads holiday cheer

A MI man is taking the Salvation Army's red kettle campaign to a whole new level. Now that Richardson's mission is complete, he said he plans to go to church,...


PGGM Investments Continues to Hold Position in Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT)

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) traded up 0.28% during trading on Monday, hitting $147.76. Veritable L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Federal Rea...


Will end 'gundaraj' in UP if voted to power, says Modi

Britain's senior-most Indian-origin minister Priti Patel has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the demonetisation move, saying it is a right step to curb...


Iran seals deal with Boeing to buy 80 planes worth $16.6B

Boeing today in a press release announced an agreement with Iran Air for 80 aircraft, including 50 737 MAX 8s, 15 777-300ERs, and 15 777-9s. It also includ...


Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558000 barrels a day

Of the 14 invited countries, 10 are expected to attend Saturday's gathering at Opec's headquarters, according to the Bloomberg news agency. The agreement betw...


Markets Right Now: Energy stocks lead an early decline

Gains in consumer staples stocks, health-care companies and tech firms sent US equities higher for a sixth day as the S&P 500 Index, Dow Jones Industrial Aver...


Fidel Castro laid to rest in private ceremony in east Cuba

The news agency United Press International reports, the younger Castro said his brother's teachings showed that Cubans can rise above hardships to accomplish ...


Sensex zooms 457 pts, Nifty tops 8200 on global rally

The 30-share Sensex opened on a positive note on across-the-board gains, but higher levels could not be sustained due to profit-booking towards the close, with ...


Union president Jones challenges Trump on Carrier

Trump has sparred with Chuck Jones , president of United Steelworkers 1999, over efforts to save jobs at a heater and air conditioner manufacturing plant in In...


Pakistan welcomes U.S. offer to mediate in Kashmir dispute

During the meeting, Fatemi asserted that Pakistan would be forthcoming in cooperating with new Donald Trump administration, in achieving peace in Afghanistan an...


Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

Jill Stein , the presidential Green Party candidate, arrives for a news conference in front of Trump Tower, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, in NY. "Worse, they are cont...