Economy

DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case

The Clean Power Plan was created to lower carbon emissions from USA power plants by 2030 to 32 percent below 2005 levels, with each state assigned its own...


Asia stocks, Mexico peso bounce as markets score debate for Clinton

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipped just 0.04 percent Tuesday, while the South Korea Kospi and Shanghai composite were flat. Th...


CBOE to buy BATS for $3.2 billion in latest exchange deal

Bats itself merged with Direct Edge in 2014 to become the No. 2 USA stock exchange operator. CBOE Holdings expects to utilize Bats' proprietary trading techno...


Ted Cruz "Comes To Jesus"

When Trump, now the GOP nominee, went after Cruz's dad and wife, Cruz said, he "abrogated" a GOP unity pledge all the candidates signed a year ago. He must have...


Disney could be joining the bidding war for Twitter

Twitter could be a big morsel for Disney to swallow - with a market cap of about $16 billion, Twitter would be Disney's largest purchase since its $19 b...


Week in Review: Fed Holds Focus in Wild Week

In economic news , existing home sales for August fell 0.9%, while economists expected an increase of 1.3%. Materials companies also gained. US gold future...


China says it opposes 'unhelpful' unilateral sanctions against North Korea

SOUTH Korean activists launched tens of thousands of anti-Pyongyang leaflets across the border into North Korea yesterday, denouncing its latest nuclear test...


Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany sidelined with groin injury

It will be fascinating to see how the creative trio interact and who plays where, though expect De Bruyne to play on the flank given Guardiola's recent comments...


AP Moeller-Maersk to split into 2 divisions

Investors gave the news a cautious welcome, with Maersk shares trading slightly higher on September 22. The company's objective was to find a solution withi...


US claims win in dispute with EU over aerospace subsidies

But there are certain findings of the panel that we consider to be unsatisfactory. "Two other WTO rulings are expected in the coming months as regards the Ameri...


Markets Right Now: US stocks move higher

The Fed's preferred measure of inflation remains low at 1.6 percent and has been below target for more than four years. WASHINGTON " The Federal Reserve is ...


Global stocks mixed pending US, Japan central bank meetings

Last week, the yield on 10-year Japanese government debt rose close to zero per cent, a level not seen since March, in aglobal bond market sell-off triggere...


Kohl's to keep seasonal hiring little changed at about 69000

To prepare for the holiday shopping season, the retailer said it will hire 70,000 seasonal workers for its stores and 7,500 team members for its distribution an...


Oil Stabilizes After API Reports Lower Than Expected Build In Crude Stocks

The agency reduced its forecast for global demand growth to 1.3 million barrels per day in 2016, 100,000 barrels below the previous forecast. Distillates also h...


Samsung to replace or refund 1m US Galaxy Note 7 phones

Samsung has also told owners of the Note 7 to switch it off immediately, take advantage of the newly announced recall , and return it to their local store. It ...


Delhi govt panel 'rules out' chikungunya as primary cause of deaths

In the wake of chikungunya outbreak, the Delhi government has initiated the process for declaring chikungunya as a notifiable and risky disease. Your intention ...


Carolinas governors issue orders to ensure gas supplies

Fuel supplies all over the Southeast are being affected by the Colonial pipeline rupture that happened September 9th. But Kloza also said the spill should...


Consumer Product Safety Commission Recalls 1 Million Galaxy Note 7 Phones

Samsung says it received 92 reports of batteries in the popular smartphone overheating in the USA, resulting in 26 instances of burns and 55 of property damage,...


Tropical Storm Julia causes sewer overflow in West Ashley neighborhood

EDT Friday. Elsewhere, Tropical Storm Ian was moving northeast in the central Atlantic but posed no threat to land. It is about 1,005 miles west of the sout...


Oil rises on smaller-than-expected build in US crude stocks

Analysts and traders surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expect crude inventory rose 5.4 million barrels in the week ended September 9 making up some of the dro...


22 protesters arrested at pipeline construction site

Speakers called on President Barack Obama, who visited the reservation in 2014, to support their mission. The president had, in effect, overruled a federal ju...


Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Seeks Software Unit Sale

The most optimist securities analyst among the 13 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $18, however, the pessimist price target for the compa...


Going the distance: Chevrolet Bolt EV range hits 238 miles

GM announced Tuesday plans to target Tesla Motors' hold on the electric vehicle market through the production of the Chevrolet Bolt, which the company claims wi...


Americans got raise last year for first time since 2007

Americans finally got a raise in 2015 after seven years of stagnating incomes, driven by big gains among the poorest households, according to information prov...


British pound takes a fresh tumble after flat inflation news

The official data released on Monday showed that the retail inflation fell below the 6 per cent level, largely on account of a slower rate of price increase in ...