• Apple Music isn't even close to catching up to Spotify
Apple Music isn't even close to catching up to Spotify

The 140m milestone comes nearly exactly a year after Spotify reached 100 million active users . While it didn't update its paid-subs figure, in March it said it had 50M, almost double the 27M that Apple reported for Apple Music at last week's developer conference.

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation
Trump confirms he's under investigation

In it, he warned Americans against believing stories that cite "anonymous "officials" especially when no details about the source are provided. As for who the president is referring to, the most likely option is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel .

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  • Fed dissenter Kashkari says sees sympathy for his views
Fed dissenter Kashkari says sees sympathy for his views

In the Reuters interview he said he believes his colleagues may be increasingly uncomfortable with low interest rates because they fear making the same mistake the Fed did in the 1970s, when it failed head off what became runaway inflation.

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  • First round of Brexit talks to begin on Monday June 19
First round of Brexit talks to begin on Monday June 19

The Conservatives have 317 MPs while the DUP have 10. Foster later said it was "right and proper" for the DUP to support May's legislative programme, which is due to be announced next week and will be the first formal test of her ability to govern.

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  • Markelle Fultz aims to beat Lonzo Ball in every area
Markelle Fultz aims to beat Lonzo Ball in every area

The 76ers also own the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 first-round pick, as well as the Sacramento Kings' 2019 first-rounder. The Brooklyn Nets also have three picks in this year's draft but because of the trade with the Celtics instead of the 1st pick they will be picking 22nd, 27th and 57th.

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  • AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, a Republican, said during a press conference on Tuesday, "I think the best vindication for the president is to let this investigation go on independently", meaning the president should not interfere with Mueller's work.

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  • Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook
Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook

Deepening political turmoil in Washington also weighed on the greenback and U.S. Treasury yields, with the Washington Post reporting that U.S. President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice.

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  • Does chocolate milk come from brown cows? Many Americans think so
Does chocolate milk come from brown cows? Many Americans think so

One Department of Agriculture study , commissioned in the early 90s, found that almost one in five adults did not know that hamburgers are made from beef. According to FoodCorp, the past 20 years has seen a major movement toward re-educating Americans on nutrition and where food comes from. Studies, however, say this is not representative of all...

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  • Bill Cosby 'in good spirits'
Bill Cosby 'in good spirits'

Constand , a 44-year-old Canadian massage therapist and former employee of the Temple University women's basketball program, has alleged that Cosby drugged and assaulted her in 2004 at his Cheltenham mansion. She said she got up to leave and found Cosby in the kitchen. She told me that something similar had happened to her. During his interview...

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  • Modi inaugurates Kochi Metro: Here are some key facts
Modi inaugurates Kochi Metro: Here are some key facts

After the train ride, the dignitaries will come to JLN Stadium, Kaloor and the public event will start. In a May 11 report in The Hindu, the Kochi Metro Rail Limited's MD had said that the metro had become the first government-owned company in India "to formally appoint them (transgenders)".

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  • Trump pushes infrastructure plan as Russian Federation probe heats up
Trump pushes infrastructure plan as Russian Federation probe heats up

President Trump is scheduled to travel to OH on Wednesday to address improvements to levees, dams and locks on inland waterways that are essential components of agricultural exports. Now that the House has passed its deeply unpopular American Healthcare Act, the Senate must step up and do its duty, Trump said. Trump said he would not allow t...

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  • Indian Oil rolls out daily price change at 26K petrol pumps
Indian Oil rolls out daily price change at 26K petrol pumps

After today's revision, petrol prices in the four metro cities would be Rs 65.48 in Delhi, Rs 76.70 in Mumbai , Rs 68.02 in Chennai and Rs 68.03 in Kolkata. Since last one month, oil companies are regularly conducting awareness sessions with dealers on daily price revision. It will now follow the timeframe of 6 am to 6 am and expand the dail...

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  • Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'
Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

The shooter, James Hodgkinson , 66, wounded House whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and three others when he turned the quiet park into a war zone. Franks told Fox News Friday on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" that he has been notified that he is involved in the investigation.

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  • Amazon CEO Bezos looking to give away some of his fortune
Amazon CEO Bezos looking to give away some of his fortune

But, he says he's ready to do things a little differently. Bezos mentioned that he is inspired and moved by Mary's Place in Seattle, a non-profit that helps homeless women, children, and families in emergency situations, for which Amazon is already a sponsor.

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  • Walmart to Buy Bonobos for $310 Million
Walmart to Buy Bonobos for $310 Million

It's a sign of the aggressive direction Walmart is taking since buying Jet.com past year and keeping that company's founder as head of its online division. The deal by Amazon , a proven retail disruptor, is seen as a threat to supermarket chains and grocers, given the company's readiness to sacrifice margins for market share.

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  • Sensex bounces 107 points on exports growth, Nifty above 9600
Sensex bounces 107 points on exports growth, Nifty above 9600

Chokkalingam, Founder and Managing Director at Equinomics. The S&P BSE Information Technology Index paced decline, falling 0.5 percent. IT stocks dropped on recent slide in tech stocks in the United States and after anemic economic data in the U.S., the biggest IT outsourcing market for Indian IT companies.

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  • Zacks Investment Research Lowers PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP) to Hold
Zacks Investment Research Lowers PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP) to Hold

Over the past twelve months, Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM)'s stock was 5.41%. It has underperformed by 22.30% the S&P500. Among 13 analysts covering Medidata Solutions Inc. 87 were reported by Finemark Bancshares. SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SNWV) has 0.00% since June 16, 2016 and is. (NYSE:AMG). 27 are held by Benjamin F Edwards & Co...

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  • Adamis gets US approval to sell EpiPen rival, shares soar
Adamis gets US approval to sell EpiPen rival, shares soar

He also said the company was still in the process of looking for a distributor and is working on a price when the product goes on the market in the second half of this year. Adamis said its pre-filled epinephrine syringes would be sold under the brand name Symjepi. Symjepi joins other rival products on the market. Dr.

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  • Coroner releases results of Carrie Fisher death inquiry
Coroner releases results of Carrie Fisher death inquiry

The coroner recorded her death as "undetermined" and also noted she had atherosclerotic heart disease, where the heart's arteries harden and narrow. "The manner of death has been ruled undetermined", the report concluded. 'I am not shocked that part of her health was affected by drugs, ' Todd Fisher said. Fisher wrote extensively about her dr...

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  • Pakistan ready to shock India in Champions Trophy final
Pakistan ready to shock India in Champions Trophy final

There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to be so happy. "I don't know there's much that we need to change as a team", said Kohli, a member of the India side that beat England in the 2013 Champions Trophy final at Edgbaston. "Now is the time for Pakistan to beat India in the same way they defeated us in the opening match of the ICC Champions T...

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  • Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path
Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center says "an excellent recovery is a good possibility", but says Scalise faces additional surgeries, a long hospital stay and rehabilitation. A budget increase for the US Capitol Police from just under $400 million this year is among the ideas under consideration. Members of both parties proje...

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  • Macquarie Lowers Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) to Neutral
Macquarie Lowers Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) to Neutral

Centamin PLC (LON:CEY) had its price target cut by Panmure Gordon from GBX 209 ($2.64) to GBX 202 ($2.56) in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Therefore 33% are positive. Grainger had 75 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan upgraded Compass Group plc (LON:C...

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  • (STLD) With Shares Trading down at $32.85 Steel Dynamics Provides Second Quarter…
(STLD) With Shares Trading down at $32.85 Steel Dynamics Provides Second Quarter…

Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) has declined 20.28% since June 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.18% the S&P500. The Company's services involve point-to-point shipping for its clients within the United States, between the United States and Mexico, and between the United States and Canada.

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  • President Trump now under investigation for possible obstruction of justice, WAPO reports
President Trump now under investigation for possible obstruction of justice, WAPO reports

Comey told Congress last week that he leaked his memos of his conversations Trump to a friend after a tweet by the president suggested he may have taped the conversations. The Senate on Wednesday approved a bipartisan amendment that in part requires a congressional review process should Trump move to either ease or lift sanctions on Russian F...

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  • TDP leader creates ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport
TDP leader creates ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport

Spicejet , GoAir , Jet Airways , Vistara airlines today joined Indigo and Air India to put the Telugu Desam Party ( TDP) MP under no fly list for his unruly behaviour with a staffer at the Vishakhapatnam airport. While confirming the reports of the ruckus created by Reddy, the IndiGo Airlines said that Reddy raged against the staff and behaved...

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  • BC Liberals won't 'prop up' NDP government with a Speaker: De Jong
BC Liberals won't 'prop up' NDP government with a Speaker: De Jong

As to the complaints that government isn't reconvening fast enough, De Jong said the legislature is not meeting any later than it normally does after other May elections. Opioid overdoses, transit, the housing crisis: advocates for all those issues say they need immediate attention from a B.C. government still caught up in uncertainty over who will...

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  • South Africa to require local mines be 30% black-owned
South Africa to require local mines be 30% black-owned

At least 50 percent of the executive directors and 60 percent of senior management must be black, with black women making up half of each target. However, the revised mining charter has been met with some resistance from the Chamber of Mines .

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  • US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices
US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

For OECD inventories to return to the normalised levels, OPEC needs to drain by 34 million barrels a month or 1 million barrels for the next 10 months. However, gasoline stocks USOILG=ECI rose 2.1 million barrels, compared with analysts' expectations in a Reuters poll for a 457,000-barrel drop. Also countries like Libya and Nigeria produc...

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  • Sears Canada Plunges After Raising Doubts It Can Keep Running
Sears Canada Plunges After Raising Doubts It Can Keep Running

The announcement came as it reported a first-quarter loss of $144.4 million and a 15.2 per cent decline in revenue compared with the same quarter past year. On the upside, same-store sales rose by 2.9 percent in the first quarter. The start of 2017 didn't show much evidence of that, but only time will tell if the downward spiral will continue for...

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  • Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY)
Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY)

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 10.20% with $317.56 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. He also directly owns 33044 shares. Deroy And Devereaux Private Inv Counsel Incorporated has invested 2.52% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY).

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