Trump says he's willing to consider raising gas tax

Partnerships and LLCs already get preferential tax treatment because they do not pay the corporate income tax. Some analysts say a proposed trim in federal deductions for state and local tax payments would hurt people in places like California that h... More..

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by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Dembele up for two PFA Scotland awards as Celtic dominate shortlists

He has hardly looked back since scoring the victor at Tynecastle from the bench on his debut, and a goal in each of his first seven league games. "I've played against him for a number of years and even at Dun...More..

FCC chief wants to roll back net neutrality rule
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

FCC chief wants to roll back net neutrality rule

It's a fight that's just beginning and one that Pai said, in a statement , "We intend to win". Advocates and tech companies argue - as they did when pushing for these rules only a few years back - that witho...More..

Rising oil price lifts BP into profit
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Rising oil price lifts BP into profit

It hopes to add 800,000 barrels per day (bpd) of new production by the end of the decade. Operating cash flow increased from $4.4bn to $3bn, and BP's dividend stayed at 10 cents per share. The company's sha...More..

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

In announcing the guiding principles for tax reform on Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said there would be only two tax deductions that would be sacrosanct in negotiations with Capitol Hill. Br...More..

Senators survive another OT to advance in National Hockey League playoffs
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Senators survive another OT to advance in National Hockey League playoffs

As for the Rangers, their best player was Lundqvist, and in the post-game interview he was certainly dejected that his tremendous standout performance was for naught and was essentially wasted because he got be...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Production deal 'restoring balance' to oil

Iraq, OPEC's second-largest producer, was in full compliance with the OPEC-led supply pact reached previous year and has achieved about 97 percent of its output reduction target, Luaibi said . Russian energy m...More..

Marine Le Pen upstages Macron with French factory visit
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Marine Le Pen upstages Macron with French factory visit

Dutch far-right populist Geert Wilders, however, welcomed Le Pen's success as a "bright day for patriots in France and elsewhere who want more national sovereignty and less European Union and immigration". ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Google reports 28% profit increase boosted by ad sales

Given exceptional 1Q results, Wall Street analysts and investors continue to side with the bulls. Paid clicks, where an advertiser pays only if a user clicks on ads, rose 44%. These numbers cover the first ...More..

U.S. economy growth slows strongly in first quarter, 0.7%
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

U.S. economy growth slows strongly in first quarter, 0.7%

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said that the weak first quarter performance showed the need for the new policies Trump is offering. UK GDP continues to advance faster than most advanced countries, at ...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

Critics say the review is aimed at revoking Obama-era reforms that have brought stability and transparency to the sometimes murky world of high finance, and helped to prevent another crisis. He also said that...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Xerox (XRX) Misses Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates April 25, 2017

The Higher end of the revenue forecast is $2.66 Billion, while the Lower end of the forecast is $2.58 Billion. During the same quarter previous year, the firm posted $0.22 earnings per share. Two analysts hav...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

What the tax cut plan means for you

Donald Trump, who apparently is concerned about the 100th day of his presidency going by without his having signed any major legislation, made two of his colleagues, Gary Cohn and Steven Mnuchin, unveil a ta...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

A joint statement from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coates outlined the US's new stance on North Korea on Wednesday . Japan's env...More..

Credit Suisse Group (NYSE:CS) Analytical Analysis
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Credit Suisse Group (NYSE:CS) Analytical Analysis

The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $19.71. Its pay plans included bonuses of 78 million Swiss francs ($78 million) to top executives and higher pay for the boa...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Prototype vehicle that flies over water unveiled by aero startup Kitty Hawk

Kitty Hawk says it can "hold an altitude of up to 15 feet" and is created to fly over fresh water. The video shows the aircraft taking off from a small lake and hovering above the water. And today, we can see i...More..

FCC chairman to announce plans to repeal net neutrality
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

FCC chairman to announce plans to repeal net neutrality

To view the full article, register now. He also cited his plan to relax or repeal of numerous 1,000 pages of regulations on the book, and said that in the next FCC open meeting, a comprehensive rules review w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Nasdaq Composite Tops 6000 for First Time

Investors were anxious that Le Pen would pull France out of the European Union, but Macron won the most votes in Sunday's first election. The election result revived a risk-on sentiment in the market - the ma...More..

Big Sam: We saw a weakness at Anfield
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Big Sam: We saw a weakness at Anfield

The home side dominated but conceded an equaliser just before halftime when Benteke, sold by Juergen Klopp in August, scored from a cross by Yohan Cabaye. On a day when one of their former players put on a stri...More..

Greek officials, creditors to meet in Athens seeking a quick deal
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Greek officials, creditors to meet in Athens seeking a quick deal

Greece and its creditors agreed a third, 86-billion-euros bailout deal in July 2015. But the IMF-EU number is expected to be even better. The European Commission said the Eurostat data indicated a budget surp...More..

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Up 0.59% in Pre-Market
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Up 0.59% in Pre-Market

Ltd. increased its position in shares of Rockwell Collins by 2.0% in the third quarter. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.30 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range,...More..

TN CM meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

TN CM meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar

They really kept their word when they drank urine on Saturday which must have been a protest that has no precedence and puts not only the government but also the whole country to shame. The farmers have been de...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

Hype, born Collin Nigel McPherson in the Spice Island of Grenada, has released a skit on the incident on Social Media, under the theme, what would have been the reaction if United had tried to remove a West Ind...More..

UK lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

UK lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election

A spokesperson for May said the prime minister and Tajani agreed the United Kingdom and European Union should continue to have a close relationship after Brexit. England Prime Minister Theresa May called for an...More..

United States steel shares rise as Trump asks for probe of imports
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

United States steel shares rise as Trump asks for probe of imports

As a candidate, Trump railed against the practice of importing low-cost steel from Asia and other emerging markets that can produce raw products for construction at much lower costs than US companies because wo...More..