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Brent Crude Hits $80 Amid Concerns Over Iran Supply

Brent crude is now above $78.10. Further, any response will reduce spare capacity in an increasingly tighter market. Venezuela and Nigeria are among the cartel members beset by political turmoil, while Iran may be hit with harsh United State...

Regional Champs; KU advances to NCAA Championship

Andy Stewart tied for third in 2001. Garrett May tied for fifth in the 75-player field in par-3 scoring at 1-under 2.92. Perrine led the team and tied for 13 with 36 pars across 54 holes. "With all four of these guys returning next season, I th...

Lachlan Murdoch set to become chairman and CEO of 'New Fox'

If things go as planned, the still Murdoch-run "new" Fox will be holding onto Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Fox Broadcasting Company, Fox Sports, Fox Television Stations Group, and sports cable networks FS1, FS2, Fox Deportes and Big Ten Ne...

Total to drop billion-dollar Iranian gas project unless United States waives sanctions

Total started the South Pars 11 project in July 2017, two years after Western powers signed a nuclear deal with Tehran. "Total will not continue the SP11 (South Pars 11) project and will have to unwind all related operations before 4 November 2018,...

Home Depot: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 169,027 shares of company stock valued at $31,220,882. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.94% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. portfolio. Its down 0.21, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. 51 investors sold all, 662 reduced holdin...

Damon Wayans Completely Rips Clayne Crawford In Twitter Outburst

I'd like to handle the TWITTER outrage with this video and picture to observe. "But, ultimately, our partners at Warner Bros. came to us about three weeks ago to tell us that they could not deliver Lethal Weapon as we've known it before-that ther...

Vodafone sees turnaround as profits for 2018 hit £2.5bn

Read first joined Vodafone in 2001 as Vodafone UK finance director, rising to Vodafone UK chief commercial officer and then Vodafone UK chief executive. Nick has been the co-architect of the Group's strategy together with Vittorio, combining ...

CBS and the Redstones may want to book Judge Judy

As permitted under CBS' charter, the network says it could declare a dividend of shares of Class A common stock to all the Company's Class A and Class B stockholders. CBS's lawsuit said Redstone rejected an approach by an unnamed potential acqui...

India's WPI inflation for apparel rises 1.1% in April

Consumer food price inflation, a metric to gauge changes in monthly kitchen costs, grew 2.80 percent in April from 2.81 percent in March as compared with 0.61 percent growth a year ago. Snapping a three-month streak of easing, retail inflation for Ap...

Seattle To Vote on Controversial Head Tax on Amazon, Others

Other estimates put that number at about $54 million in 2017. Friday, a council committee approved a veto-vulnerable $500/employee version of the tax . Other cities have implemented similar taxes, but critics say Seattle's tax could threaten the ...

Nirav Modi fraud: PNB removes two EDs

The main accused in the scam - Nirav Modi and his brother Nishal Modi - are absconding. Indian authorities have arrested at least 20 people in the case and a court has issued non-bailable warrants against accused jewellers Nirav Modi and his uncle ...

Oil gains on OPEC report; U.S. crude discount to Brent deepens

Last week's news about new sanctions on Iran will be long-term bullish if it leads to a supply shortage as widely expected, however, it may take as many as 180-days before the effects of the cut in supply are actually felt. The futures on US WTI cru...

Road Travel Projected to Rise 4.7% for Memorial Day Weekend

The statewide average was $2.66 a week ago and $2.51 a gallon just one month ago. The travel services firm, which tracks holiday travel throughout the year, said in a news release a total of 41.5 million Americans will travel for Memorial Day wee...

Summary of Faroe Petroleum plc (LON:FPM) Ratings

The company was maintained on Monday, October 31 by Peel Hunt. On Thursday, February 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sector Performer". Hogg Robinson Group plc, a B2B services company, specializes in travel, payment, an...

Oil Prices Steady Amid US Sanctions Against Iran

Fears of a trade war emerged in April when both sides engaged in a multi-billion dollar tit-for-tat over tariffs. Market observers and analysts argue that US energy stocks are in a position to outperform broader equity markets this year, even if oi...

Facebook suspends 200 apps amid data misuse investigation

The app collected data such as user location, friends, and interests. Archibong today said the investigation, which is being carried out by "internal and external experts", has led to the suspension of 200 apps . If Facebook discovers an app h...

Tim Cook visits Alma Matter Duke for commencement speech

In March, it was revealed that data firm Cambridge Analytica had harvested information belonging to almost 90 million Facebook users - prompting global outrage and forcing CEO Mark Zuckerberg to apologize. "The truth is, we could make a ton of ...

Turkey's Erdogan in United Kingdom, praises country as 'real friend'

Moreover, the Kremlin said in a statement on Friday that "they emphasized the importance in principle of the JCPOA for worldwide and regional security, as well as for global nonproliferation". Elitas said Erdogan and Ince had a friendly conversat...

Brokerages Set Compass Group (CPG) Target Price at $1681.00

Volution Group Plc had 10 analyst reports since December 6, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. GBX 587.50's average target is 6.64% above currents GBX 550.94 stock price. In total 3 analysts cover Restore PLC ( LON:RST ). Therefore 75% are positive. SI...

IShares MSCI Thailand Capped ETF (THD) Rises 0.86% for May 13

After a recent look, US Medical Devices Ishares ETF (IHI) has a 50-day Moving Average of 187.06, the 200-day Moving Average is 176.52, and the 7-day is noted at 190.13. Many technical chart analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a s...

Chili's Grill & Bar Says "Data Incident" May Have Exposed Credit Card Data

We deeply value our relationships with our Guests and our priority remains doing what is right for them. Only credit and debit card data, including customer names, was compromised-luckily, Chili's doesn't ask for your social security number or date o...

United Airlines Kicked Out Nigerian Woman Because Of 'Pungent' Odor

She was later asked to sit somewhere else after the passenger refused to give up the seat. A Nigerian woman, Queen Obioma , has filed a suit against United Airlines after she and her children were kicked out of a plane following complaints from ...

Donald Trump now wants to save ZTE and everyone's confused

The announcement seemed to directly contradict the policy of the Department of Commerce, which in April imposed a seven-year ban on sales of components to ZTE in connection with the company's violation of US sanctions on Iran. sanctions by illegally ...

OPEC member complains U.S. president is driving up prices

The regulation wasn't an empty threat: For example, it was upheld in 2007 when Austria forced one of its banks to reinstate the accounts of 100 Cubans it had closed while being taken over by a USA company. This basically forced foreign companies to c...

UK's May and Trump agree talks needed over Iranian sanctions

Iran's presence in Syria is no match for Israel's powerful military, and Iran's hopes of salvaging the deal and appearing moderate on the world stage may further hinder its ability to strike back. According to analysts, Iran shipments could fall by ...

Walmart May Launch Flipkart IPO In As Early As 4 years

The agreement was signed by Walmart and its wholly-owned subsidiary Wal-Mart International Holdings Inc, a DE corporation, with Singapore-based Flipkart Private Ltd, which means that it will be an offshore transaction. Binny Bansal , co-founder and g...

U.S. officials apologize after Canadian minister asked to remove turban at airport

The devout Sikh, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development in the Trudeau cabinet and graduate of the University of Windsor Odette School of Business MBA program, had been in Windsor and Detroit in April 2017 attending a Great Lakes Ec...

Giuliani Opens His Mouth Again, Says Trump Denied AT&T-Time Warner Merger

Cohen, to advise on the telecommunications giant's deal to buy Time Warner . AT&T said this week it engaged with Essential Consultants a year ago so Cohen could provide "insights into understanding the new administration" and added the company did...

Saturday marks annual mail carrier food drive

Place any non-perishable food items inside a paper bag or blue plastic bag delivered to your mailbox. Hunger, the partnership points out, affects 42.2 million people around the country, including 13.1 million children. With the economic struggles m...

Symantec shares fall by 20% after internal probe announced

Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $29.94. In total 12 analysts cover Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC). More than a dozen analysts have already downgraded the stock to a sell rating, warning that the price could continue to plunge. Now let's e...

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China's September trade surplus with U.S. widens to record $34.13 billion

However, an oil trader told Reuters that refinery run rates have been on the rise last month, suggesting demand for fuels was improving. China's exports to the USA rose to $46...

Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for United States pastor

He was swept up in the wave of arrests that followed the botched military coup in 2016, during which tens of thousands of people - including artists, intellectuals and ordinary Tur...

President Trump blames 'loco' Federal Reserve for October's big stock drop

The Fed, as you know, is gradually raising short-term rates to unwind the zero-percent rates it imposed in 2008-2009 to combat the financial crisis. Trump said he had no intent...

International Monetary Fund downgrades outlook for U.S., China as result of trade war

The fund also slightly lowered its forecast for Japan's economy to 1.1 percent growth in 2018, down 0.1 of a percentage point from an April estimate, but maintained a prediction ...

European Union officials warned to prepare for no-deal Brexit

As manufacturers of cars and other goods warn the Theresa May government of job losses and other impact of Brexit, a report promoted by former prime minister Tony Blair on Thur...

Tech stocks lead Wall Street slump as investors shun risk

Wall Street stocks plunged Wednesday, with major indices losing more than three percent in a selloff prompted by the sudden jump in United States interest rates. The FAANGs, spre...

US market 'correction' isn't surprising - US Treasury secretary

President Donald Trump said he believes "the Fed has gone crazy " amid recent interest rate hikes. The turmoil came a day after the International Monetary Fund slashed its glo...

International Monetary Fund raises Japan growth forecast, cuts global estimate due to trade tension

US President Donald Trump has accused China of deliberately manipulating its currency to gain a trade advantage, claims Beijing consistently rejected. Tobias Adrian, director o...

Yale And NYU Professors Share Nobel In Economics

Responding to press question about this year's prize and climate change , Romer said , "Optimism helps to motivate people". "Darn right they were sending a message", Warsh said...

'The Fed has gone crazy': Trump points finger for Wall Street tumble

It's so tight. I think the Fed has gone insane ", Trump told reporters as he arrived for a campaign rally ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections. A stock market correction is de...

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Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

The Post has obtained video recordings and other evidence showing how a group of 15 Saudi operatives entered the country on October 2, the day Mr. He moved to the U.S. mor...

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Iran's Oil Minister this week brushed off "nonsense" claims by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that Saudi Arabia can replace Iranian oil. No security footage has bee...

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

Conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp., however, advanced 4 percent to P4.95, while Globe Telecom Inc., the second-largest telecommunications company, gained 2.6 percent to P...

International Monetary Fund slashes global growth forecasts

In a tweet, Mr Trump warned Beijing against seeking to influence the forthcoming U.S. midterm elections. Pakistan's foreign currency reserves dropped in late September to $8.4...

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

Two companies in India, which in the past have been big buyers or Iranian oil, have ordered barrels in November, according to India's oil minister. The grouping's June decision to ...

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

Speculators and hedge funds too were active in the market, making most of the volatility. Global benchmark Brent crude futures for December delivery fell 42 cents to settle at $8...

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said the GDP growth is expected to be higher than the RBI's projection of 7.4 per cent for the current fiscal. Fed Chairman Jerom...

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up just 1c at $75.24 a barrel. Brent crude oil futures were at $84.86 a barrel at 3.40am GMT, up 6c from their last clos...

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

But he said the very low unemployment rate also reflected an increase in the number not looking for work, who were not classified as unemployed. The last time the United States ...