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Oil prices dip on bloated US market, mixed Saudi signals

The ministerial committee on monitoring of oil production limiting agreement compliance will meet in in Vienna on May with participation of Russian Energy M...


American Express profit tops estimates on higher spending by members

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ESRX? FNY Partners Fund LP bought a new position in shares of American Express Company during the fourth quarter...


Asylum seekers crossing into Canada increase with warmer weather

Omoruyi is facing charges of human smuggling and conspiracy to commit human smuggling. RCMP say a significant amount of cash was found in a Regina home which ...


United States military defends dropping 'mother of all bombs' on ISIS in Afghanistan

The Afghan defence ministry said the bomb struck a village area in the Momand valley where IS fighters were using a 300m-long network of caves. Pakistani vill...


Erdogan Narrowly Wins Referendum for Executive Power

The fraud allegations stem from a decision by the board on Sunday to count as valid some 1.5 million ballots with no official stamp thus inciting anger of the o...


Credit Card Breach Hits 1000 Hotels: See If You're Affected

Photo Credit: InterContinental Hotels Group, parent of brands including Holiday Inn Express and Candlewood Suites, said some of its franchised properties in th...


Why Morgan Stanley Earnings Shattered Estimates

Market conditions were, indeed, better in the first quarter this year. Median price target value has been calculated at $48. According to tipranks.com, 8 analys...


United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

Munoz reiterated that United will make policy changes, including not using law enforcement to take passengers off a flight unless there is a security issue an...


Yahoo's 1st-Qtr Revenue Jumps 22%

Analysts mean target price for Post Holdings, Inc. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $45.21. On a per-share basis, the S...


Apple to be worth at least $824 bn in 2017

Barnett & Company Inc. boosted its position in Apple by 38.3% in the third quarter. VNBTrust National Association now owns 7,853 shares of the iPhone maker's ...


Tech, bank stocks lift S&P, Nasdaq; IBM holds back Dow

Shares of IBM sank 5.3 percent to $161.05 after the company reported a bigger-than-expected decline in revenue for the first time in five quarters. The S&P...


US carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula

The White House on Tuesday blamed the Defense Department for the embarrassing debacle, according to The New York Times , which first reported the story. wars...


Activist fund rejects Dulux owner's plan to split in two

The paint company PPG has offered to pay more than $24bn (£19bn) for the business. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four ha...


Pence keeps spotlight on Korean Peninsula

Addressing more than 2,500 U.S. and Japanese military personnel, the Donald Trump's vice president indicated war could be imminent by saying "storms gather on t...


US Defense Secretary Mattis addresses confusion over carrier

Officials said there had been a lack of follow-up with commanders overseeing the aircraft carrier's movements. Pacific Command put out a statement on April ...


International Monetary Fund upgrades Australias growth forecasts expects 2017 GDP at 31 pct

The IMF now sees Hungary's current account surplus narrowing to 3.7% of GDP in 2017, rather than to 4.6%, and projects less squeeze next year, to 3.0% instead...


Sensex surrenders early gains, sheds 95 pts on global cues

At the close, the 30-share benchmark index, BSE Sensex ended flat with a rise of 17.47 points or 0.06% at 29,336.57, 13 components posting rise. while the broad...


Emirates cuts flights to U.S. as demand weakens

Dubai was one of 10 cities in Muslim-majority countries affected by a ban on laptops and other personal electronics in carry-on luggage aboard US -bound flights...


Trump takes aim at H-1B visa program

Like many of Trump's executive orders to date, the newest decree will have little practical impact , but sends a signal for the various government departme...


BlackRock beats profit expectations as ETFs see inflows of $64.5 billion

The investment management industry is being reshaped by a move of investors toward cheaper products, especially index funds. BlackRock shares, up 1.7% over th...


Archaeologists discover trove of ancient Egyptian artifacts

Experts are examining the mummies to discover the identities of the dead and the reasons for their deaths. But the really spectacular find was a collection of ...


Suspect in Facebook video killing shoots himself to death

At a Silicon Valley conference on Tuesday, Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg briefly addressed the Cleveland case, saying Facebook has "a lot of work to ...


Monsoon to be near normal, says IMD in its initial forecast

He further said that the IMD would forecast the monsoon arrival around mid of the next month. Forecasts indicate a weak positive Indian Ocean Dipole may devel...


What To Expect From UnitedHealth's Q1 Earnings

In this case, shares are down -4.17% from $172.14, the 52-week high touched on March 16, 2017, and are keeping their losses at 31.08% for the past 12 months. "C...


'O'Reilly Factor' Loses About 15 Advertisers. Here Are The Ones That Stayed

Each was a long-time Ailes lieutenant. According to the Times , Fox News's parent company was aware of the sexual harassment suits and settlements and "struc...