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Stocks slip ahead of Fed meeting; pound drops on Brexit move

Wall Street's main indexes fell slightly in morning trading. Shares fell in Taiwan and most of Southeast Asia. U.S. INTEREST RATES: The Fed is scheduled to ho...


McDonald's Twitter account 'compromised' after tweet brands Trump 'disgusting'

The post was sent at 8.16 a.m, pinned to the top of McDonaldsCorp's twitter feed, and then deleted about 19 minutes later. The company was notified by ...


American Airlines flight diverted to Jacksonville after soda spill

ET on Monday, 948 flights within, into or out of the United States had already been cancelled, and another 629 had been delayed, FlightAware reported. Mond...


Indian-American federal prosecutor Bharara sacked

While this isn't exactly unheard of when the new Commander-In-Chief comes in and cleans up house of anything left behind by the former resident, the remaining A...


Why This "Fearless Girl" is Staring Down Wall Street's Charging Bull

As part of the campaign, State Street is sending a letter to 3500 corporations calling for more gender diversity in the upper echelons of management, amid warni...


Stock Price Move: Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR)

The stock has a quick ratio of 1.80 and a current ratio of 2.10. (NASDAQ:FOX) stock have an ABR of 1.00. Other large investors have also recently added to or ...


Oil slips on concerns over Chinese demand, Russian output

US crude oil rose on Friday as the market took a breather after three days of decline, but prices are being anchored by Russia's output remaining unchanged in F...


Trump Tweets call for investigation into Schumer

On Thursday, Schumer called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign amid an investigation into Russian interference in the us election following the revela...


Uber Cops to Using 'Greyball' Tool to Avoid Public Scrutiny

Uber has used the tool around the world, including in cities like Paris, Boston and Las Vegas, and in countries including Italy, Australia, China and South Kor...


Senate confirms Ben Carson and Rick Perry as secretaries of housing, energy

Perry will oversee the security of the U.S. nuclear weapons, the nuclear deal with Iran, as well as climate change policies among other issues as energy secreta...


And was promptly detained by ICE

Vargas had received protection under the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly known as DACA, but it had expired and she was in the p...


Snapchat Prices Shares at $17, Bringing Company Valuation to $24 Billion

Investors obviously were even more eager to get a piece of Snap than the company estimated - undeterred by Snap's steep losses and slowing growth of the Sn...


India growth slips in wake of cash ban

India's GDP grew by 7.1 per cent in April-June and 7.3% in July-September, making the country among the fastest growing among major economies. The impact on m...


Airbus profits hit by military cargo plane woes

In 2010 Airbus won a 3.5 billion euro bailout from the seven North Atlantic Treaty Organisation nations after being saddled with liability for massive cost over...


What Does the Sunday Penalty Rate Cut Mean for You?

Hospitality workers will see their penalty wage cut from 175 per cent to 150 per cent, while in retail , full and part-time wages will be reduced from double ...


Istanbul ranked 15th most congested city in world

A new worldwide study-the largest of its kind, per the analysts-suggests that Atlanta's famously insufferable congestion might be even worse than we thought, re...


United Kingdom economy strong in 2016 but signs of weakness ahead

Last year, the economy grew by 2.2 per cent, and next month the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, is expected to announce GDP is forecast to fall modestly again this ...


Jay Z Is Launching A Venture Capitalist Firm

Jay-Z and Beyonce at the Grammy Awards. CNBC quotes start-up investor Jon Vanhala as saying that performers like Jay Z in many ways see themselves in the st...


Theresa May meeting favourite for French presidency Emmanuel Macron

France's far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen discussed the Syrian crisis and Islamic State during talks with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri...


Burger King owner to buy Popeyes for a whopping $1.8 billion

A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Price Target is an important factor while doing analysis of a stock. The compa...


Russian Federation and U.S. remain major arms exporters in world

Colombia's arms imports slid by 19 per cent but Mexico's arms imports grew by 184 per cent. It accounts for one-third of total global arms exports. "With ...


Patriots receiver Floyd jailed for drunk driving

A video obtained by TMZ showed police officers trying to awaken Floyd just before 3 a.m.in his auto at an intersection while the engine was running. When aske...


Bartolotta brothers, Bavette chef among Beard semifinalists

Maggie Huff is a semifinalist for Outstanding Pastry Chef for her gorgeous work at FT33. In the running for Best Chef: South are Compere Lapin's Nina Compt...


Technology Stocks Worth Chasing: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), Twitter, Inc. (TWTR)

For the April ending fiscal Q3, Cisco guided to revenues in a range of flat to down 2%, along with non-GAAP EPS of $0.57 to $0.59. However, when you take a lo...


Over 55000 U.S. bridges are deficient

Almost 400 of the structurally deficient bridges have load and weight restrictions for vehicles crossing the structure. That's good for second behind Iowa, wh...


Weaker pound prompts Sonos price hike

In a statement, the company revealed that it would be increasing prices by up to 25% in response to the dwindling value of the United Kingdom pound when traded ...


What do Analysts Say about: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.51/share and a High Estimate of $0.68/share. The company had revenue of $2.86 billion for the quarter, c...


Teva Pharma quarterly profit and revenue beat expectations

Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE: TEVA ) traded up 0.88% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $34.30. The company's P/E is 18.59 and...


Dornan Tires To Humanize His 'Fifty Shades' Character

Anastasia demands answers about Grey's life, but he feels extremely uncomfortable talking about his past, so they just jump to bed and sleep together, he said...


Nvidia Corporation (NVDA) Q4 Earnings Are Too Beautiful to Buy

So during the week before earnings, NVDA stock mostly sold off, giving up $2.50 off a high of $120.20. Geneva Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of NVI...