Warren Buffett still thinks retail has a chance

Store Capital focuses on transactions for single-tenant commercial properties, with occupants such as restaurants and supermarkets. Store Capital shares rose more than 10 percent midday Monday after the news. Entertainment, Applebee's and Ashley... More..

by | Published 5 hours ago
China kick starts peace mission on Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

China kick starts peace mission on Afghanistan

Afghanistan in recent months has alleged that Pakistan is carrying out destabilisation and terrorist activities inside the country. The Chinese side hoped Afghanistan and Pakistan could maintain stable and s...More..

EU citizens to register in post-Brexit UK residency scheme -Guardian
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

EU citizens to register in post-Brexit UK residency scheme -Guardian

Brexit secretary David Davis agreed to drop earlier demands he made last week that trade talks should run in parallel with the divorce discussions, an issue that he had promised to turn into " the row of the...More..

Biggest US banks clear first hurdle in Fed's annual stress tests
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Biggest US banks clear first hurdle in Fed's annual stress tests

In the past, some banks have been forced to reel back those plans in order to further build capital strength. Rejoice! Fed Stress Test Day is upon us! Analysts had expected USA banks to make a strong showin...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Authorities: Teen Slain After Leaving Mosque, Man Arrested

He then took her in his vehicle to a second location in Sterling. FCPD Underwater Search and Recovery Unit members recovered Nabra's body from a pond in Loudoun County Sunday evening. Darwin Martinez Torres, 22...More..

US coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

US coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea

Hanging over the tweet - and Wednesday's meeting - is the death of Otto Warmbier , an American college student who died earlier this week after spending 17 months in detention in North Korea. If the North ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators

Notably, James Comey, who was sacked by Trump last month, publicly testified this month that Trump had told him to ease off on his former national security adviser Michael Flynn , who was under the FBI inves...More..

Grocers facing a united Amazon-Whole Foods must adapt
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Grocers facing a united Amazon-Whole Foods must adapt

We don't know the answer to these questions just yet, but any real information about interest from another firm would be the first sign of trouble for Jeff Bezos and his acquisition team. Over the last one ye...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Amazon to acquire Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

Amazon would be dealing with perishable food, non-perishables, and consumer products. Charlie O'Shea, a Moody's lead retail analyst, told the Associated Press news agency that the deal could be "transforma...More..

UK central bank surprises with split decision on rate hike
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

UK central bank surprises with split decision on rate hike

Despite growing signs of an economic slowdown, committee members Michael Saunders and Ian McCafferty joined Kristin Forbes , who was the only vote for a rise in May, in voting for an immediate interest rate ri...More..

Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores

Kroger has not yet commented on what the bankruptcy will mean for plans for two new Zionsville stores, one at The Farm at 116th Street and Michigan Road, and one at County Road 300 North and Michigan Road. Mars...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US consumer prices dip 0.1 percent in May

The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index dipped 0.1 percent last month after rising 0.2 percent in April. And gasoline stations saw sales drop 2.4 percent, the biggest decline since F...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

IEA sees rising oil production, weaker demand into 2018

The upward movement on gasoline inventories for another week was also a huge disappointment, climbing 1.794 million barrels this week, compared to an expected draw of 1.15 million barrels. The increase came des...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

England draw was one of the 'most emotional games ever' for Strachan

The former Scotland and Manchester United midfielder said he was impressed with the physical presence of Gareth Southgate's young England side - and how his men coped with it. "It's annoying for them to...More..

Vitec Group plc (VTC) PT Raised to GBX 1100 at Peel Hunt
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Vitec Group plc (VTC) PT Raised to GBX 1100 at Peel Hunt

The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, November 22 by Citigroup. Paragon Group of Companies The PLC (LON:PAG) had its stock rating noted as Buy by analysts at Jefferies International. (NYSE:CRI) earned ...More..

Tennis Legend Margaret Court Boycotts Qantas Over Airline's Gay Marriage Support
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tennis Legend Margaret Court Boycotts Qantas Over Airline's Gay Marriage Support

Court recently announced she will stop flying with Australian carrier Qantas "where possible" in protest of the airline's support of same-sex marriage. "After being given a platform to explain her words Rev D...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Check gseb.org for Gujarat GSEB Class 10th results 2017

After checking the Gujarat Class 12 HSC 2017 results , all the qualified candidates can apply for national-level entrance tests including medical and engineering courses. To qualify in a subject a candidate mu...More..

Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

The plant's name has been synonymous with public fears over the risks associated with nuclear power since the plant suffered a partial meltdown in 1979, sparking sweeping new rules for handling emergencies at...More..

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Sinks As White Voters, Republicans Withdraw Support
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Sinks As White Voters, Republicans Withdraw Support

Trump may be unpopular with a majority of Americans, but most Republicans (84 percent) continue to like what they see, the poll explained. A new national Quinnipiac Poll contains more bad news for President...More..

Hack, fake story expose real tensions between Qatar, Gulf
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Hack, fake story expose real tensions between Qatar, Gulf

KSA and UAE media outlets also considered that Doha devoted all its capabilities to be the voice of the militant groups, describing the Qatari step as a disaster. defence secretary, Robert Gates, said he di...More..

Indian shares end higher; consumer stocks surge
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Indian shares end higher; consumer stocks surge

The BSE 30-share Sensex resumed on a positive note and touched the day's high of 30,712.15 but it shed some gains on profit-booking and hit a low of 30,516.87 before settling at 30,570.97, up 106.05 points. Cru...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'

The 39-year-old also argued for debt relief in 2015 when he was economy minster under then president Francois Hollande - the only minister who did "everything possible" for this, according to former Greek finan...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Davenport AT&T workers join nationwide, three-day strike

Since December, AT&T workers have picketed retail stores in San Francisco, New York, Boston, Seattle, Chicago, San Diego and other cities, hung banners on freeway overpasses, organized rallies and marches a...More..

Stocks, dollar sink as investors rethink 'Trump trade'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Stocks, dollar sink as investors rethink 'Trump trade'

The U.S. currency now sits at its lowest level since the day of Trump's shock win, a retracement some blame on perceptions his legislative agenda faces deeper challenges. Oil prices strengthened on Wednesday ah...More..

Elliott Responds To BHP's Approach
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Elliott Responds To BHP's Approach

Its preference would be a full or partial demerger of the business, but it said the next step is for BHP to launch an in-depth independent review of the petroleum operations and to report its findings. Mackenzi...More..

Cisco shares fall on weak revenue outlook
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cisco shares fall on weak revenue outlook

Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 2.70 and Price to cash per share ration is at 2.40. Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrendi...More..

Trump uncertainty pushes yen, Swiss franc to multi-week highs
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump uncertainty pushes yen, Swiss franc to multi-week highs

The euro has surged almost 1% against the dollar today - moving to $1.1076 - climbing 0.94% to its highest since Donald Trump was elected U.S. president in November, as the dollar weakened broadly on worries ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Former SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive will leave Tesla

Rive, 40, said SolarCity was "healthier than it's ever been", and the time had come for him to move on . Rive who serves as head of sales and services for Tesla Energy will not be immediately replaced. The...More..

Pippa Middleton's wedding dress reportedly taken in 5 times already…
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pippa Middleton's wedding dress reportedly taken in 5 times already…

Pippa, a former party planner, has decreed that her big day should have a "relaxed" country wedding feel - but is leaving nothing to chance. When the news came to light, the reaction of Twitter users was imme...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Oil tumbles amid oversupply fears, unlikelihood of deeper Opec cuts

West Texas Intermediate for June delivery dropped as much as $1.76, or 3.9 percent, to $43.76 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and was at $45.06 at 8:55 a.m.in London. It fell 4% on Thursday. The...More..

Trump Harbored Comey Doubts From Election, Spokeswoman Says
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump Harbored Comey Doubts From Election, Spokeswoman Says

When pressed by a reporter about praise for Comey from rank and file agents at the daily briefing, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended the claim. "Given the recent controversies surroundin...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jakarta governor jailed on blasphemy charge

His lawyer, I Wayan Sudiarta, said Ahok would appeal the ruling. After the verdict, the governor was taken to a Jakarta prison but it was unclear whether he would remain in jail or be released later to al...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump praises Macron for 'big win' in France's election

The prospective President of France will be powerful only if he has a majority in Parliament to help push through his party's programme. One third of voters in France preferred Le Pen, the scion of an anti-EU...More..

ANC accuses judiciary of 'policing political decisions'
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

ANC accuses judiciary of 'policing political decisions'

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Friday voiced concern over a ruling by the North Gauteng High Court that President Jacob Zuma must provide reasons for the recent cabinet reshuffle. Bu...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Market Currents: Saudi crude exports show April pullback

While OPEC is cutting back to alleviate price pressures, US fracking companies could jump to capitalize on the windfall as crude oil prices jump back above $50 per barrel - according to some estimates, shale ...More..

Google agrees to pay 306 mln euros to settle Italy tax dispute
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Google agrees to pay 306 mln euros to settle Italy tax dispute

The agreement is expected to put an end to a several disputes, which include a criminal probe that saw police accuse Google of booking around its revenues from Italy in Ireland between 2009 and 2013. The Aust...More..

Prosecutors allege Soules attempted to
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Prosecutors allege Soules attempted to "obfuscate" alcohol facts in fatal crash

That information was included in the Buchanan County Attorney's Office response to Soules' request to have his criminal case dismissed . Authorities say he left the scene after his truck rear-ended a man on ...More..

Millions of Americans served by untested or contaminated water systems
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Millions of Americans served by untested or contaminated water systems

But just 58 are considered "health-based" violations, such as exceeding maximum contaminant levels and failure to comply with treatment techniques. The authors analyzed data provided by the U.S. The five ...More..

Second MSDF destroyer joins mission to protect U.S. Navy ship
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Second MSDF destroyer joins mission to protect U.S. Navy ship

Navy's Yokosuka base in Kanagawa Prefecture. The Izumo is only protecting the American ship within Japanese waters, but it's still a big break from tradition for the nation's military. The constitution stat...More..

Japan Breaks From Military Tradition To Protect American Ship
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Japan Breaks From Military Tradition To Protect American Ship

According to the Asahi Shimbun and Jiji Press , the Izumo will leave the port of Yokosuka near Tokyo in what will be its first deployment alongside a US vessel outside an exercise. Visits to a government cri...More..

Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up

This is White House economic adviser Gary Cohn . "We are going to double the standard deduction, so that a married couple won't pay any taxes on the first United States dollars 24,000 of income they earn". I...More..

What others say: Promise to veterans must not be broken
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

What others say: Promise to veterans must not be broken

Mr. Trump will visit the VA headquarters near the White House to create the Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, which will be aimed at helping VA Secretary David Shulkin to discipline or term...More..

Marissa Mayer's Verizon Payday: CEO Owns Yahoo Stock Worth $216 Million
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Marissa Mayer's Verizon Payday: CEO Owns Yahoo Stock Worth $216 Million

But the filing also served as an eye-popping reminder of the hefty stock compensation its CEO, Marissa Mayer, has amassed during her tumultuous tenure at the faded Internet pioneer. Mayer recently said she wou...More..

Obama criticised for '$400000 Wall Street speech'
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Obama criticised for '$400000 Wall Street speech'

Obama was quick to blame big banks for the 2008 financial crisis and subsequent Great Recession, saying they were "caused in part by completely irresponsible actions on Wall Street" in a 2009 interview with ...More..

AT&T revenue misses estimates as customers keep phones longer
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

AT&T revenue misses estimates as customers keep phones longer

DirecTV had 21.012 million domestic subs as of the end of March, flat sequentially, compared with 328,000 net adds in the year-earlier period. Postpaid phone churn hit a best ever 0.9% in the US, while overa...More..

Internet firms winding up for a fight on 'net neutrality'
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Internet firms winding up for a fight on 'net neutrality'

Broadband providers and Republican lawmakers have opposed the rules, saying the reclassification adds unnecessary regulation that deters deployment and other investment in their networks. Pai did not give a spe...More..

PPG Industries sweetened its bid for Dutch peer Akzo Nobel
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

PPG Industries sweetened its bid for Dutch peer Akzo Nobel

The CEO announced a plan last week to split the company in two and reward shareholders with a higher dividend, saying it offered more value than PPG's offer. PPG is offering Akzo holders cash and stock valued a...More..

Valero Texas Open: Kevin Chappell grabs lead heading into final round
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Valero Texas Open: Kevin Chappell grabs lead heading into final round

Meanwhile, Kevin Chappell survived a roller-coaster front nine with three birdies, one double bogey and three bogeys. Chappell, equal seventh at the Masters two weeks ago, will jump into the top 25 in the wor...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

Obama-era regulations on so-called corporate inversions are among the rules the Treasury Department will review and potentially alter, Secretary Steven Mnuchin indicated on Friday. Under former US president Bar...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Amid Competition, Verizon Loses Key Customers For First Time

In addition to an update on the state of wireless competition, investors will listen closely for any signals about a potential merger of T-Mobile USA and Sprint, which has always been expected. Verizon has pur...More..