Economy

Western Michigan football players accused in home invasion

A WMU official could not comment on the players' student status within the university, citing privacy laws. Both remain in police custody at this time. A pair o...


German economy minister says EU-US trade deal negotiations have failed

Since July 2013, when the European Union and the United States started negotiations on the free trade deal, 14 rounds of talks have been held. On the record, ...


GCSE results day 2016: Headteacher 'delighted' with results at Rednock School

Ropa Sinyoro achieved four A grades and the equivalent of an A* grade in Health and Social studies. Across the United Kingdom the percentage of pupils getting...


Biden announces new funding for Amtrak Northeast Corridor

The trains will consume significantly less energy than those already in existence, according to the company, and emit far less pollutants per passenger than air...


Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's (TEVA): Well recognized Stock of Market

They now have a Dollars 80 price target on the stock. OVERWEIGHT signal was given by "1" and Underweight signal was issued by "0" Analysts. 08/08/2016 - Teva ...


Alibaba Group Holding's (BABA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG

Alibaba Group Holding has been the topic of 59 analyst reports since August 29, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Bank of America Corp. restated a buy r...


Don't hit Apple with a massive tax bill — U.S. warns EU

The probes launched by the EC in recent years into the tax paid by Amazon, Apple, Starbucks and others will have an "outsized" effect on USA companies, it said....


ITV Withdraws Takeover Offer for Entertainment One

The value of the business from ITV's point of view seems as odds with the level with which the eOne board would engage in a formal process, ITV added. Acquiri...


Trinidad board to probe India Test washout

The outfields for the Tests between West Indies and India , and South Africa and New Zealand, have been rated "poor" by the International Cricket Council. Un...


Powerful, deadly natural disaster rocks central Italy

The damage in Amatrice was so severe that the mayor, Sergio Pirozzi, told CNN that the "town isn't here anymore". RAI reported that two Afghan girls, believ...


TSX falls as lower metal prices weigh on mining stocks

The materials group, which includes precious and base metals miners and fertilizer companies, lost 2.9 percent. Aug 24 Canada's main stock index fell on Wedne...


Iran softens to oil production freeze?

Prices had closed higher Tuesday on news that Iran was willing to join calls by Opec and Russian Federation for production curbs after scuttling previous effo...


Italy rushes to aid survivors after quake levels towns

Sacco was previously involved with fundraising after a powerful 2009 quake in Italy's Abruzzo region, which killed more than 300 people. Hearing the mayor of...


Trump on immigration, deportation, the US-Mexico wall

After spending 14 months spewing verbal venom and denigrating ethnic groups and rivals, Trump has abruptly, but imprecisely, expressed regret if his words hurt ...


Ryan Lochte Apologizes to Matt Lauer, Says "I Let My Team Down"

USA gold medalist Ryan Lochte admitted to Brazil's largest broadcaster Saturday (August 20) night that he'd exaggerated his story about being robbed at gunpoi...


Divyank Turakhia sells Media.net for $900 million

Founded six years ago, Media.net is based jointly in Dubai and NY, providing the technology backbone to contextual advertising offered by the likes of Yahoo and...


Asian Stocks Mixed Ahead of Fed Meeting

The highly anticipated Jackson Hole Economic Symposium which will have many economists and bankers in attendance with a speech the by Fed Chair Janet Yellen a...


Spacewalking astronauts installing new door for visitors

Nasa started using private United States companies to carry out cargo shipments a few years back. The solicitation is designed "to determine private market i...


Aung San Suu Kyi in China

She had earlier visited the country in June past year as head of the Myanmarese opposition at the invitation of Premier Li Keqiang. In opening remarks during ...


US Federal Reserve reiterates concern with stubbornly slow rate of inflation

San Francisco Fed President John Williams on Thursday joined a growing chorus of his colleagues signalling support for a United States interest rate hike in com...


Patel will contribute to India's growth story: Jaitley

The promotion of deputy governor Patel ends weeks of feverish speculation by the Indian media since Rajan caught investors off guard in June by announcing he wa...


Obama administration to end use of private prisons

Schwartzman says it's telling that the Justice Department found that private prisons didn't even save the government much money. Although Yates credited the w...


Emerson Buys Pentair Valves, Controls Unit for $3.15 Billion

Pentair bought the valves and controls unit in 2012, in an all-stock merger with the flow-control business of Tyco International. Its brands include Anderson-G...


Deere ups profit outlook for year in tough ag environment

Sales fell to $5.86 billion from $6.84 billion on weaker performances in its agriculture and turf and construction and forestry divisions. Analysts on average...


Terror boots Sydney out of liveable top 10

With its nearly flawless score of 97.5 of 100, Melbourne beat Vienna, Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary for the top spot. The ranking of Lagos among the leas...