• Trump says Obamacare in 'death spiral,' urges Congress to act
Trump says Obamacare in 'death spiral,' urges Congress to act

Trump said that as he campaigned across the country a year ago, people often asked him why the USA was spending money to rebuild other countries when the roads and bridges they travel on needed rebuilding, too. "We have had no help". In Cincinnati on Wednesday, he spoke about a major insurer pulling out of the insurance exchange in Ohio. Trum...

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  • Jeff Sessions offered to resign after rising tension with Trump
Jeff Sessions offered to resign after rising tension with Trump

Jeff Sessions reportedly offered to resign his post as attorney general amid growing tension with the White House, and some experts believe Donald Trump could follow with his own resignation. Media reports that Sessions offered to resign recently surfaced earlier this week. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 5, 2017The Justice Dep...

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  • Greece signs convention to prevent tax avoidance and double taxation
Greece signs convention to prevent tax avoidance and double taxation

Known as the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), the so-called super-treaty is the first multilateral agreement of its kind to amend multiple tax treaties with changes meant to reduce double taxation and also nontaxation through tax evasion or avoidance by multinat...

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  • EIA ups global oil consumption forecast
EIA ups global oil consumption forecast

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark for the price of oil , was down in parallel to $47.71 per barrel. Brent crude prices LCOc1 were 29 cents, or 0.6 percent, higher at a $48.35 a barrel, having fallen 4 percent in the previous session, also the lowest since May 4.

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  • Asian shares flat as UK vote, ECB meeting loom
Asian shares flat as UK vote, ECB meeting loom

Oil prices dipped, with Brent crude futures struggling around $50 per barrel as global fuel markets remained oversupplied, although rising tension in the Middle East and falling US inventories lent some support.[O/R] Brent crude futures were trading at $50.07 per barrel by 0354 GMT, down 5 cents, or 0.1 percent.

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  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Sent into the bowl first, Pakistan restricted South Africa to 220 runs for eight wickets in Group B day/night One-day global. South Africa may be top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI rankings but the standings were turned on their head by eighth-ranked Pakistan who won for a fourth time in their last five ODIs against the Pr...

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  • Survey Says: POTUS Should Tweet Less
Survey Says: POTUS Should Tweet Less

What doesn't matter is whether he says it or tweets it. But that number could be closer to 47 million, according to the Post, since its likely at least half of the followers on one of Trump's social media accounts follow one of his other accounts.

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  • Trump's approval rating dips to 34%
Trump's approval rating dips to 34%

Trump's May ratings as garnered by several other polls from last month reflected and ultimately foreshadowed the major drop. Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump shakes hands with supporters during a rally, Tuesday, Aug. Still, 34 percent say the President did nothing wrong. Forty percent of surveyed voters predicted that Trump wi...

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  • Uber's Miami Letter Gives Guidelines For Having Sex With Coworkers
Uber's Miami Letter Gives Guidelines For Having Sex With Coworkers

Asia-Pacific president Eric Alexander was terminated on Tuesday after reporters began asking questions about his actions, according to the New York Times , which cites three people familiar with the matter. Alexander reportedly carried the documents around with him for almost a year before they were supposedly destroyed by Uber's legal departm...

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  • Australian counter-terrorism police conduct raids after fatal siege
Australian counter-terrorism police conduct raids after fatal siege

Police forced entry into a Housing Commission flat in Ascot Vale and items were being bagged as evidence by police. Police this morning conducted a counter terrorism operation in Melbourne's northern suburbs. " The safety of the community and our members is paramount and more information will be released when it is safe to do so ". Andrews also...

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  • Fires and Worst Storm in Decades Kill Nine People in South Africa
Fires and Worst Storm in Decades Kill Nine People in South Africa

At least 10,000 people were evacuated from their homes as fires continues to ravage South Africa's Western Cape region on Thursday, fanned by a ferocious winter storm. South Africa's Weather Service forecast late Tuesday hail, snowfall and gale force winds exceeding 90 km/hour in parts of the Western Cape Province in the next 24 hours.

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  • Owner of Saks, Lord and Taylor cutting 2000 jobs
Owner of Saks, Lord and Taylor cutting 2000 jobs

The department-store retailer, which owns Hudson's Bay and Saks Fifth Avenue , said late on Thursday its first-quarter loss climbed to $221-million, or $1.21 a share, from $97-million, or 53 cents, a year earlier. The new streamlined organization, coupled with changes at the store operations level, will allow Lord & Taylor to accelerate all-channe...

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  • OPEC, other nations extend output cut to March
OPEC, other nations extend output cut to March

Baku, Fineko/abc.az. Fitch Ratings says that OPEC's decision to extend production cuts by nine months should provide some support for oil prices around the average year-to-date levels and help digest a significant part of excessive inventories during the rest of the year.

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  • Crude Oil Prices Tumble 5% on Gulf Rift, High US Inventory
Crude Oil Prices Tumble 5% on Gulf Rift, High US Inventory

West Texas Intermediate , the USA benchmark for the price of oil, was down in parallel to $47.71 per barrel. US crude production will average more than 10 million barrels a day for the first time in 2018, breaking a record nearly five decades old and keeping prices from rising as much as previously estimated, government forecasts showed Tuesd...

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  • Man kicked by cops undergoing surgery for burns
Man kicked by cops undergoing surgery for burns

Feliz was reportedly driving home from work on Sunday night when a auto driven by Leo Pinkston allegedly slammed into him, causing the explosion. Officers had fired shots as they chased him. A mile beyond the first collision, six miles from the start point of the chase, according to the Jersey Journal , Pinkston got into a more serious crash, hitt...

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  • WWDC 2017: Specifications of iMac (2017) and iMac Pro Introduced by Apple
WWDC 2017: Specifications of iMac (2017) and iMac Pro Introduced by Apple

The display for the setup remains the same, the 5K Retina monitor, which is the highest in Apple's lineup and will now be output an enormous graphic performance - thanks to the new AMD Radeon Vega graphics GPU . It also utilizes AMD's new premium Radeon Vega graphics that boasts of 16 GB of video RAM. Ternus added that the SSD storage ...

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  • Coroner identifies body found in river as ex-Bills WR James Hardy
Coroner identifies body found in river as ex-Bills WR James Hardy

A city employee found his body in the Maumee River Wednesday afternoon. The coroner says Hardy was reported missing by family members a few weeks ago. Hardy played basketball and football at Elmhurst High School and was runner-up for Indiana's Mr. Basketball. His twenty career receiving touchdowns in his first two seasons tied him with former N...

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  • Trump takes to Twitter to defend earlier tweets
Trump takes to Twitter to defend earlier tweets

Graham also previewed the Comey testimony with Bret Baier and told him he has some questions for the former FBI director, like why he didn't come forward sooner if he thought Trump was trying to get him to end the Michael Flynn investigation.

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  • Is Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) a Buy? The Stock Reported more Sellers
Is Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) a Buy? The Stock Reported more Sellers

Equity Investment Corp Acquisition Inc acquired a new position in shares of Encana Corp during the fourth quarter worth about $131,000. The Piotroski score is a discrete score between 0-9 that reflects nine criteria used to determine the strength of a company's financial position.

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  • Telangana man shot at in California store, critical: Kin
Telangana man shot at in California store, critical: Kin

Mubeen Ahmed went to California during February 2015 and his condition is now critical. On Sunday night, some miscreants barged into the store as customers, provoked Mubeen into an argument and fired at him indiscriminately. Mujeeb Ahmed, the victim's father, said, "I was told that assailants demanded cash and a mobile from my son, but he resiste...

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  • Verizon Hopes to Make Digital Ad Dollars by Buying Yahoo
Verizon Hopes to Make Digital Ad Dollars by Buying Yahoo

The phone company wants to become a strong third choice for advertisers by adding Yahoo's popular sites and billion users worldwide to its own media business, which includes AOL and Verizon's home-grown go90 video service. "Oath's strategy is to lead the global brand space", an AOL spokesperson told CNN Tech. But with Yahoo continuing to re...

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  • Stockpile Hike Leads to Plunging Oil Prices
Stockpile Hike Leads to Plunging Oil Prices

The US benchmark, West Texas Intermediate (WTI), was down 0.81 per cent at $47.80 a barrel. Consensus estimates were calling for a 3.1 million barrel draw this week. "The market just has to be patient", said Bjarne Schieldrop , chief commodities analyst at SEB Markets , adding that a gradual reduction in inventories would support prices without t...

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  • Morocco airline cancels flights via Doha to Arab states over Qatar dispute
Morocco airline cancels flights via Doha to Arab states over Qatar dispute

President Donald Trump stressed the need for Gulf unity in talks with Saudi Arabia's King Salman, amid a crisis that has divided several key United States allies in the region. The official wasn't authorized to comment publicly Tuesday and requested anonymity. If the Trump administration was this concerned about the Qatari funding for terror gro...

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  • Pakistan back in the race as rain helps their cause
Pakistan back in the race as rain helps their cause

South Africa were indebted to David Miller's 75 not out after their top-order slump. In reply, Pakistan had made good progress towards the total as Fakhar Zaman gave his side a decent platform with 31 off 23 balls before an inspired spell from Morne Morkel threatened to turn the contest in South Africa's favour.

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  • China May imports, exports unexpectedly speed up but seen fading
China May imports, exports unexpectedly speed up but seen fading

The analysts were expecting the trade surplus of China to have expanded to $46.32 billion in the month of May from $38.05 billion in April. Dollar-denominated exports rose 8.7% in the 12 months through May. Much of the building boom has been fueled by government spending on road and rail projects and a frenzied housing market, even as authoriti...

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  • As US military flexes, North Korea marches toward nuke
As US military flexes, North Korea marches toward nuke

North Korea fires a newly developed Hwasong-12 missile that it says can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. North Korea has now test-fired missiles on five occasions since Moon was inaugurated in early May. missile defence system - an apparent concession to China, which is strongly opposed to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system. ...

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  • Trump Renews Twitter Attack on London's Mayor
Trump Renews Twitter Attack on London's Mayor

While he covered a few different topics, including Russian Federation, there was one answer that stood out in particular: his thoughts on his father's inflammatory tweets about London Mayor Sadiq Khan . "This is a time for us to reach out to the world, to understand more about what is happening - not just in our own country, but indeed across t...

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  • Siding against ally Qatar, Trump injects US into Arab crisis
Siding against ally Qatar, Trump injects US into Arab crisis

Late Tuesday night, the Jordanian government announced it was reducing its level of diplomatic representation in Qatar and cancelling the local registration for Al-Jazeera TV. While in Riyadh, Trump urged Arab Muslim leaders to create a regional military alliance to counter, what he claimed is "Iran's influence". "They have been definitely playin...

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  • Legal experts say Trump comments inappropriate, maybe worse
Legal experts say Trump comments inappropriate, maybe worse

Former FBI director James Comey let the cat out of the bag Wednesday releasing what he planned to say today while testifying at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence investigation into Russian meddling in the US election. "I hope you can let this go, '" Comey said in remarks posted on the website of the Senate intelligence committee. ...

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  • OPEC meets to extend oil cuts for up to one year
OPEC meets to extend oil cuts for up to one year

But the recovery has brought many back to life, and U.S. output is nearing record levels. The cartel has agreed to prolong supply curbs for another nine months during a ministerial meeting on Thursday in Vienna , two Opec delegates familiar with the discussions said.

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