What on Earth does President Trump want?

Critics began openly questioning Trump's mental heath this month following a tweet in which he said he has a bigger nuclear button than North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, and the publication of Fire and Fury , a book about the White House, in which... More..

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Twin Cities doesn't make the cut for new Amazon HQ
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Twin Cities doesn't make the cut for new Amazon HQ

No matter which metro area Amazon selects for HQ2, the big victor when it comes the boom in air traffic is likely to be another Seattle-based company: Alaska Airlines. Boston; Chicago; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas;...More..

Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription

The firm charges £7.99 a month or £79 a year for Prime membership in the United Kingdom, which has been the longstanding tariff. Amazon's monthly Prime price hikes could also help convince some customer...More..

Positive flu tests surpass 2017 total in Mobile County
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Positive flu tests surpass 2017 total in Mobile County

The latest deaths happened in the week ending on January 13. National health officials say 2018 is the first year in more than a decade in which the entire country is grappling with high numbers of flu cases at...More..

Johnson, McIlroy vault into contention in Abu Dhabi
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Johnson, McIlroy vault into contention in Abu Dhabi

The 25-year-old Belgian, who was a star for the European Ryder Cup team in their loss to the U.S. at Hazeltine, made seven birdies in his bogey-free round of 65 to climb on top of the leaderboard at 12 under ...More..

Nationwide and Lloyds announce Carillion support measures
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Nationwide and Lloyds announce Carillion support measures

It said it wanted to provide "reassurances" at an "unsettling" time. The first meeting was due to be chaired by Business Secretary Clark Gregg on Thursday. "We want those other private sector companies to tak...More..

Cuomo outlines budget plan amid deficit
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Cuomo outlines budget plan amid deficit

Instead, he is proposing $1 billion in new taxes, doubling down on wasting billions in failed corporate welfare projects, and a ridiculous and unrealistic payroll tax that will only harm the state's economy f...More..

Bank of America Corp Stock Falls Despite Q4 Earnings Beat
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Bank of America Corp Stock Falls Despite Q4 Earnings Beat

Bank of America (NYSE: BAC ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 17th. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. Jeffrey Gates decreased its stake in Mgm Resorts International (...More..

ICE Planning Potential Immigration Sweep, Prepare To Arrest 1500 People
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

ICE Planning Potential Immigration Sweep, Prepare To Arrest 1500 People

They reacted to an anonymous San Francisco Chronicle report and recent promises by Homan and others to conduct raids in response to a new California law strictly limiting the cooperation of local law enforceme...More..

Traders Buy Goldman Sachs Group (GS) on Weakness
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Traders Buy Goldman Sachs Group (GS) on Weakness

Perkins Coie stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . Meanwhile, net revenues in Institutional Client Services fell 34 percent from the year-ago period to $2.37 billion. On aver...More..

Sfmg LLC Sells 1719 Shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Sfmg LLC Sells 1719 Shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

It closed at $16.21 lastly. It has outperformed by 2.68% the S&P500. The company was maintained on Friday, November 3 by Cowen & Co. Company insiders own 0.25% of the company's stock. The institutional investor...More..

China's GDP growth hit 6.9% in 2017, beating analyst and government estimates
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

China's GDP growth hit 6.9% in 2017, beating analyst and government estimates

For the year, retail sales rose 10.2 percent, compared to 10.4 percent growth in 2016. China's per capita disposable income stood at 25,974 yuan (4,033 US dollars) in 2017, up 7.3 percent year-on-year in real...More..

Citigroup Earnings Wiped Out by Tax Charge
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Citigroup Earnings Wiped Out by Tax Charge

Gerspach said. "It's something we think we can quickly overcome", he said, "and it's not a headwind that causes us to alter any of our existing plans". The bank is also still on track to return $60 billion to s...More..

Leaving single market would cost Scotland £13bn, says Sturgeon
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Leaving single market would cost Scotland £13bn, says Sturgeon

The Scottish economy faces losing up to £16bn a year as a result of leaving the European Union, according to a Scottish government forecast. In a speech on Monday, Sturgeon said: "For the sake of jobs, the ...More..

U.S. in 15 hours: KQ's maiden NY flight to cost Sh89,000
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

U.S. in 15 hours: KQ's maiden NY flight to cost Sh89,000

KQ's entry into the United States comes at a time when the airline is implementing a turnaround strategy, with restructuring of its balance sheet aimed at keeping it flying. He said the flights will see Kenya A...More..

Asian Shares Fall After Report Overnight On China's Views On US Treasurys
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Asian Shares Fall After Report Overnight On China's Views On US Treasurys

On Tuesday, the dollar fell 0.39 percent against the yen . Yields on 10-year Treasuries rose for a fifth day, touching the highest since March. But others said short sellers were squeezed out by the sudden...More..

Marriott website in China temporarily closed after questionnaire gaffe
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Marriott website in China temporarily closed after questionnaire gaffe

In a move which is clearly meant to target bookings of the USA hotel giant, authorities in Shanghai on Thursday ordered Marriott to close its website and "conduct a thorough check on all contents". To compound ...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

"Bomb Cyclone" Winter Storm Explodes Over The East Coast

All flights at New York's John F. Kennedy (JFK) and LaGuardia airports had to be halted for because of heavy snowfall. More than 5,000 US airline flights were canceled. Three of those were in North Carolina ...More..

Truth or Dare Trailer: Refuse the Dare and Die
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Truth or Dare Trailer: Refuse the Dare and Die

The trailer feels like a mix of Saw , and my personal favorite horror film, It Follows . Blumhouse has cracked the modern horror filmmaking code, generating tight, thrilling stories around a single gimmick ...More..

MoneyGram to Test Payments With XRP Coins
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

MoneyGram to Test Payments With XRP Coins

Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets. As part of the arrangement, MoneyGram will test the use of Ripple's cryptocurrency, XRP ,...More..

Uber Used Another Secret Software Program to Evade Police
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Uber Used Another Secret Software Program to Evade Police

Ripley was developed by Uber's security and legal teams; Joe Sullivan and Salle Yoo , who respectively ran the company's security and legal departments, have since left Uber. We understand why Uber has ...More..

Snow in Florida: Tallahassee sees first significant snow since 1989
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Snow in Florida: Tallahassee sees first significant snow since 1989

Officials issued storm warnings for parts of Florida and Georgia, the eastern Carolinas, southeast Virginia and the cities of Savannah, Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Wilmington and Norfolk. In Tallahassee snow ...More..

'Mixed' Performance For Marks & Spencer In Q3
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

'Mixed' Performance For Marks & Spencer In Q3

The group, which reset its strategy in November two months after Archie Norman joined as chairman, said clothing and homeware like-for-like sales fell 2.8 per cent in the 13 weeks to December 30th, its fiscal t...More..

Circuit City plots comeback with website relaunch, smaller stores
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Circuit City plots comeback with website relaunch, smaller stores

Today Circuit City announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas that it will be launching a chain of "innovative retail stores" across the country. "After evaluating other options Circuit Ci...More..

Walmart boosts starting pay to $11 an hour, offers bonuses
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Walmart boosts starting pay to $11 an hour, offers bonuses

The pay hike at Walmart follows similar actions at rival Target Corp. McMillon said Trump's corporate tax cut "gives us the opportunity to be more competitive globally and to accelerate plans for the U.S". ...More..