Oil prices hit record high

World oil prices have risen more than 70 per cent over the past year because of the sharp increase in demand as well as production cuts by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) led by Saudi Arabia with other major producers... More..

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FDA approves preventative treatment for migraines
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

FDA approves preventative treatment for migraines

Aimovig will be available within the next week-potentially being a life-changing medication for millions of Americans afflicted by migraines. Lilly's combined studies evaluated more than 340 patients, represe...More..

PayPal snaps up Swedish rival iZettle for this much
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

PayPal snaps up Swedish rival iZettle for this much

PayPal , which remains limited in its point-of-sale offerings, has agreed to a $2.2bn all-cash deal for the Swedish start-up which offers cheap, simple card readers to small businesses in the vein of Stripe and...More..

Surgeon General Helps Save Person Mid-Flight
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Surgeon General Helps Save Person Mid-Flight

Adams, who was traveling to MS for public events, tweeted about the situation. "Medical assistance was provided by the U.S. Surgeon General who worked with our flight crew to aid the customer", Delta confirme...More..

Trump Form Lists Payment To Cohen, Lawyer Who Paid Stormy Daniel
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump Form Lists Payment To Cohen, Lawyer Who Paid Stormy Daniel

A footnote in the 92-page document claims that the expense was not required to be reported on Trump's 2016 disclosure form, but "in the interest of transparency" says that Cohen was reimbursed without int...More..

East Coast railway line through Stevenage brought back under public control
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

East Coast railway line through Stevenage brought back under public control

The original London and North Eastern Railway was the second largest of the groups created by the Railways Act 1921. The line that Great Northern operates may come under public control. "We can not expect com...More..

Ocado strikes 'transformational' deal with U.S. giant Kroger
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Ocado strikes 'transformational' deal with U.S. giant Kroger

Ocado chief executive Tim Steiner said working with Kroger to transform the way in which United States customers bought groceries represented "a huge opportunity to redefine the grocery experience" for Krog...More..

Men's Golf in Third Place at NCAA Bryan Regional
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Men's Golf in Third Place at NCAA Bryan Regional

Wednesday was the final round of the season for teams outside the top five, which included No. 34 Ole Miss (+13), No. 38 SC (+18), Mississippi State (+21), UNC Wilmington (+22), Northern Colorado (+30), No. A...More..

US Senate votes to restore and save Net Neutrality
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

US Senate votes to restore and save Net Neutrality

However, the endeavor to cease abrogation of net neutrality rules as a segment of an expansive political strategy by Democrats to marshal young voters in the November elections. Under the guise of limiting fe...More..

Enraged customer throws own faeces at staff member
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Enraged customer throws own faeces at staff member

In the video, which has no sound, a woman can be seen screaming at staff before squatting on the floor and relieving herself. She then grabbed some napkins to wipe her ass and guess what? "Our current underst...More..

Japan GDP Slides In 1st Quarter Ending 8 Quarters Of Growth
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Japan GDP Slides In 1st Quarter Ending 8 Quarters Of Growth

Experts have predicted Japan's economic growth will be weaker this year than in 2017. Given Japan's reliance on export-led growth, trade friction brought on by President Donald Trump's efforts to trim the per...More..

Major US stock indexes head lower as bond yields spike
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Major US stock indexes head lower as bond yields spike

In other words, you can earn higher income on risk-free short-term money than you can on stocks. Homebuilders fell sharply as a result. Some banks got a boost from the higher rates, which make loans more prof...More..

Amazon cuts Whole Foods prices for Prime members
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Amazon cuts Whole Foods prices for Prime members

These advantages are available now in Florida and will spread out to the remaining stores beginning this summer. Amazon is trying to give its Prime members more reasons to shop at Whole Foods. There was eve...More..

Artificial Trans Fats Could Essentially Be Extinct By 2023
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Artificial Trans Fats Could Essentially Be Extinct By 2023

The step-by-step strategy is being called 'REPLACE '. That is Dr. Tom Frieden. The World Health Organization ( WHO ) urged all countries to get rid of trans fats in their food supply, with laws banning t...More..

Tesla about to open order books for dual motor Model 3
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Tesla about to open order books for dual motor Model 3

The driver of the Tesla may face charges for failing to maintain the safety of her vehicle, which would be a traffic infraction, according to police spokesman Sgt. Tesla is also starting to roll out automatic h...More..

Seattle City Council scales back tax to aid homeless amid Amazon opposition
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Seattle City Council scales back tax to aid homeless amid Amazon opposition

The tax passed by a veto-proof unanimous vote. The tax would end after five years unless renewed by the city. That's down from the $75 million a year the original proposal would have generated by imposing a $...More..

CBS Sues National Amusements For Voting Control, Stops Viacom Merger
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

CBS Sues National Amusements For Voting Control, Stops Viacom Merger

Shari Redstone , who wants the merger between the two companies, is accused of "breaching her fiduciary duty to CBS shareholders in her pursuit of a CBS-Viacom merger". "This loss of market value has occurred...More..

Kaspersky Lab to open customer data centre in Switzerland by 2020
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Kaspersky Lab to open customer data centre in Switzerland by 2020

The most important goal of our Global Transparency Initiative is to establish all reviewing processes in such a way that there will be no need to rely on our word alone about the integrity of our products, up...More..

Sports Leagues Issue Statements on Legalization of Sports Betting
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sports Leagues Issue Statements on Legalization of Sports Betting

The first bets could be placed within weeks. "Supporters argue that legalization will produce revenue for the states and critically weaken illegal sports betting operations, which are often run by organized c...More..

Abzena's (ABZA)
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Abzena's (ABZA) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, March 20 by Berenberg. On Thursday, February 1 the rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Buy". The stock of Vale S.A. The stock increased 0.10% or GBX 1.5 du...More..

Gas Prices Go Up Following Trump Decision On Nuclear Deal
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Gas Prices Go Up Following Trump Decision On Nuclear Deal

Even before the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the world's second-biggest economy has been procuring heavy volumes of polyethylene (PE) and methanol , as well as crude, from Iran. It's not yet clear what p...More..

Trump says he wants the Commerce Department to lift ZTE's export ban
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Trump says he wants the Commerce Department to lift ZTE's export ban

Somewhat bizarrely, Trump cited a loss of jobs in China as a motivating factor. The company has been banned from selling equipment in the USA, but shutting out supply chain partners like Intel, Qualcomm and G...More..

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc

Moreover, Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0.01% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . ( NYSE : VRX ) by some 37,820,352 shares, 153 decreased positions by 38,969,927 and 64 he...More..

Ford could resume F-150 production as early as next week
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ford could resume F-150 production as early as next week

Ford is now working with Meridian to shift production of the affected parts to other suppliers until production can resume at the fire-damaged plant. It triggered smaller production disruptions to other vehicle...More..

Interest rates held despite rise speculation
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Interest rates held despite rise speculation

Further weakening the appeal of Sterling was the BoE's accompanying growth forecasts for 2018, which saw its previous forecasts revised down from 1.8% to 1.4% in response to the disruption caused by the heavy...More..

Best Known Analyst's Ratings: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Best Known Analyst's Ratings: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Funds hold 363.65 million shares thus 6.07% less from 2017Q3's 387.15 million shares. Summit Secs Group Inc Incorporated Ltd reported 86,200 shs. Harvest Management Ltd Liability holds 3,000 shares. The firm ...More..

US will help make North Korea rich if it disarms: Mike Pompeo
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

US will help make North Korea rich if it disarms: Mike Pompeo

He believes the United States and North Korea are "starting off on new footing". KELLY: Pompeo was speaking alongside his South Korean counterpart at the State Department today, which is where we find NPR's...More..

Starbucks CEO Says Bathrooms are Open to Anyone
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Starbucks CEO Says Bathrooms are Open to Anyone

Schrier held 2.73M shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $46.23M, down from 4.50 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. On Tuesday, January 2 the firm has "Buy" ratin...More..

PM and Donald Trump discuss impact of United States sanctions on Iran
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

PM and Donald Trump discuss impact of United States sanctions on Iran

Some traders, however, are becoming cautious about ever higher oil prices . U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI) crude futures were down 7 cents at $71.29 a barrel, still not far off Thursday's November 20...More..

Ford shuts down F-150 production
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Ford shuts down F-150 production

Ford says one F-150 comes off the line every minute between the two plants. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Mercedes-Benz also said output has been disrupted. "There's not a lot of this type of supplier around ...More..