Google's Parent Company Gets Stock Rating Downgraded on "Brand Safety Concerns"

Matt Brittin, who runs Google in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, said: "I would like to apologise to our partners who might have been affected by their ads appearing on controversial content". Ryan says it is the responsibility of agencies, pub... More..

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by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Brazil meat scandal deepens as China and European Union halt some imports

Meanwhile, Brazil's President, Michel Temer, met foreign diplomats from the EU, China, the U.S. and elsewhere yesterday [Sunday 19 March] to allay concerns over exports following police raids on meatpackers in ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Crude Oil Drops Near $48

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for delivery in March was trading down by Rs 31 or 0.97 per cent at Rs 3,165 per barrel in 3,406 lots. OPEC was also able to work out a deal with a consortium of non-O...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Royal Jordanian Bans Electronic Devices From US Flights

Royal Jordanian Airlines told passengers on flights to and from the U.S. Monday that because of a directive from the U.S. government, no laptops and other electronic devices could be brought into the cabin of a...More..

Little economic common ground found at G-20 meeting
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Little economic common ground found at G-20 meeting

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, however, downplayed the content of the statement. And the Trump administration has not yet decided on the specific policies it will use to make good on campaign pledges t...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

But not Bluffs: JC Penney announces 4 Iowa stores to close

The closings will leave J.C. Penney with a total of about 900 stores. According to a company release issued Friday on its website, the closings are "a continuing effort to advance sustainable growth and long-...More..

CBI Ordered To Probe Narada Sting, Court Says Cops Acted Like 'Puppets'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

CBI Ordered To Probe Narada Sting, Court Says Cops Acted Like 'Puppets'

A Division Bench of acting Chief Justice Nishita Mhatre and Justice T Chakraborty asked the Central Bureau of Investigation to complete its preliminary inquiry in 72 hours. The police official was seen in the f...More..

Far-right Le Pen praises Theresa May over 'honourable' acceptance of Brexit
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Far-right Le Pen praises Theresa May over 'honourable' acceptance of Brexit

They said far-right leader Le Pen's campaign in France is better planned and targeted than that of Wilders' party, while a standoff between the Dutch and Turkish governments had given a "one-off" boost to incum...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

G20 seeks right wording on trade, Germany's Schaeuble says

During the campaign, Trump said he would consider any number of economic tactics to address trade deficits, including tariffs, currency sanctions and vowing to rewrite or cancel entire trade deals, though he ha...More..

McDonald's Compromised Twitter Account Posts Anti-Trump Tweet
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

McDonald's Compromised Twitter Account Posts Anti-Trump Tweet

McDonald's Corporation was quick to remove the anti-Trump Tweet from its Twitter account. Thee tweet is a reply to President Donald Trump , and it is not very nice to him. However, speculation on the back ...More..

Defoe back for England at age of 34
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Defoe back for England at age of 34

Both Rooney and Kane have damaged their ankle ligaments, while Daniel Sturridge is also unavailable. Defoe is the top English scorer in the Premier League after Kane, who has 19 goals to his credit. "I have a...More..

Weather affects some flights at Wichita Eisenhower airport
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Weather affects some flights at Wichita Eisenhower airport

The storm dumped 2 feet of snow in some places. The worst of Monday's problems were in Chicago, where more than 450 flights were grounded at Chicago O'Hare and another 160 at Chicago Midway as of 11:55 a.m. "...More..

GST Council likely to approve SGST & UTGST bills
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

GST Council likely to approve SGST & UTGST bills

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley talks to West Bengal finance minister Amit Mitra (centre) and Puducherry chief minister V Narayanasami at the GST Council Meeting in New Delhi on Thursday. On the other h...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Audi German headquarters searched in emissions probe

Audi parent Volkswagen admitted in late 2015 to installing so-called "defeat devices" into 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide, created to reduce emissions of harmful nitrogen oxides when engines were under...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Waiting is the hardest part: Stocks step back ahead of Fed

The downside, though, is that if higher interest rates are accompanied by inflation, cash alternatives may not be able to keep pace with rising prices . The recent frenzy in housing construction activity is se...More..

Valeant Pharmaceuticals: What Was Bill Ackman Thinking?
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals: What Was Bill Ackman Thinking?

Valeant Pharmaceuticals' shares were down again Tuesday (10.3% to $10.86). Valeant stock has fallen 24% this year and has lost. The stock has plunged more than 82% during the last 12 months. The difference b...More..

Neiman Marcus: Exploring options for company including sale
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Neiman Marcus: Exploring options for company including sale

Non-cash impairment charges of $153.8 million, which are described as "Other Items", contributed to a net loss of $117.1 million compared to net earnings of $7.9 million for the second quarter of fiscal year 20...More..

by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Bottled Water Most Popular Drink for 1st Time in History

Over the four decades since Perrier water was first launched in the United States, bottled water consumption has grown by 2,700%, to 11.7 billion gallons during 2015 from just 354 million gallons back in 1976, ...More..

US SEC rejects application to list Bitcoin ETF, currency's price plunges
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

US SEC rejects application to list Bitcoin ETF, currency's price plunges

In the same vein, supporters insist the money is also "inflation proof": with a set number of bitcoins in the market, their value won't decrease due to an increasing supply. Analysts expected that SEC approval ...More..

Mars Earns Spot on Fortune's Best Workplaces List
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Mars Earns Spot on Fortune's Best Workplaces List

Google was ranked No. 1 overall and a total of 12 Texas-based companies were ranked in the Top 100. The full list includes 100 companies. Three or more years, co-workers can take a combined four months of p...More..

Judge Rules Against Standing Rock, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes on DAPL
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Judge Rules Against Standing Rock, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes on DAPL

The tribe has filed suit to stop construction in federal court. Crude oil could begin moving in the Dakota Access Pipeline as early as next week, after a federal judge on Tuesday refused to block completion...More..

by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP): A Detailed Look at its Institutional Ownership

Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 2,135 shares of the company's stock valued at $132,000 after buying an additional 404 shares in the last quarter. During the same quarter previous year, the firm posted $...More..

Uber Works on Mending the Relationship with Regulators
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Uber Works on Mending the Relationship with Regulators

Finally, CEO Travis Kalanick - whose "regulate my dust!" attitude has animated the company he runs - is seeking a number two, he announced on the Uber blog Tuesday . "This technology is used to hide the standa...More..

California Earthquakes: San Diego-Los Angeles Fault Could Cause 7.4-Magnitude Temblor
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

California Earthquakes: San Diego-Los Angeles Fault Could Cause 7.4-Magnitude Temblor

The study led by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California focused on the Rose Canyon and Newport-Inglewood faults. Southern California is capable of a magnitude 7.3 quake, a ne...More..

New images show progress on Hyperloop One high-speed transit system
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

New images show progress on Hyperloop One high-speed transit system

With regards to the same, the transportation company has today given us a peek at images of its development site, or test track, in the middle of the Nevada desert. The Hyperloop system could offer a safer,...More..