Stories about Markets

Jul 09 2016

Controversial GMO Labeling Bill Wins Senate Approval

Deb Fischer voted for the legislation , saying it's a compromise that will reduce costs and provide certainty for farmers, food companies and consumers in that it offers...

Jul 09 2016

Jedrzejczyk retains strawweight title; Brooks wins UFC debut

The first two rounds were almost all Gadelha, but in round 3, the challenger clearly gassed. Jedrzejczyk made it back to her feet, but found herself with against the fenc...

Jul 09 2016

Cameron names top diplomat as new European Commissioner

David Cameron yesterday unveiled the career diplomat Sir Julian King as his nomination for Britain's new European Commissioner. King, now the UK's ambassador to Franc...

Jul 09 2016

Andy Murray v Tomas Berdych, Wimbledon 2016 semi-final

During this tournament, though, the No. 1-seeded Djokovic was beaten in the third round by Sam Querrey, and No. 3 Federer lost his semifinal Friday against Raonic 6-3, 6-...

Jul 09 2016

Canada Post accepts 30-day truce for more talks

In a statement, the postal service said binding arbitration would eliminate uncertainty for workers and for customers, who are already moving business to private couriers...

Jul 09 2016

Cop who shot black motorist is dad, volunteers

They identified him as Philando Castile of St. Paul, a cafeteria supervisor at a Montessori school. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner said Philando Castile, 32, ...

Jul 09 2016

The Secret Life of Pets

Even so, I suspected this single teaser trailer was probably just the first couple minutes of the movie. There were a few extra scenes added for the TV spots, but they ...

Jul 09 2016

Indicators: For-hire trucking employment dips for fifth straight month

Employers shook off two months of weak hiring by adding 287,000 jobs in June, a robust pace that suggests a resilient US economy recovering from a slump early in the year...

Jul 09 2016

U.S. gives tentative OK to flights to Cuba

The move comes as the USA continues the process of normalising economic relations with Cuba after more than 50 years. Collectively the airlines applied for almost 60 flig...

Jul 09 2016

Tesla is struggling to get its cars to customers

The results come as the Palo Alto, Calif. -based auto maker revealed last week that a driver of a Model S died while using its autopilot system in early May. It said th...

Jul 09 2016

NTSB: Delta plane landed at wrong airport

A passenger interviewed by the Journal said she and her fellow passengers waited about 2½ hours in the plane at Ellsworth, from about 8:45 p.m. until about 11:15 p.m., wh...

Jul 09 2016

Congressional Black Caucus Blames Republicans For Dallas Massacre

He said he first raised the issue on Thursday, "because we thought this country was at a tipping point where our young people were so frustrated, so angry, and had not se...

Jul 09 2016

Ga. Park Hanging Referred to Federal Bureau of Investigation

The mayor said his decision to ask the FBI to partner on Piedmont Park investigation is not inconsistent with normal policy, nothing that the GBI works with the At...

Jul 09 2016

Texas delegates to lead rebellion at RNC to deny Trump nomination

Flake told Trump that he wants to be able to support him - "I'm not part of the Never Trump movement", the senator said - but that he remains uncomfortable backing his ca...

Jul 09 2016

Kohl's Corporation, (NYSE:KSS), Marathon Oil Corporation, (NYSE:MRO)

The company has a market cap of $12.49B. Marathon Oil Corporation is an exploration and production company with operations in North America, Europe and Africa. Analyst ...

Jul 09 2016

Stock markets climb following solid US jobs figures; loonie slips

The price of gold was also down after staging a rally in recent days that brought it to some of the highest levels it has seen recently. The August crude contract was d...

Jul 09 2016

Pink Wrote a Brand-New Song for Celine Dion After René's Death

This sweatshirt is giving us a lot to feel and think about. "Working with Law Roach is quite an experience to be honest with you", she tells TV news show Entertainme...

Jul 09 2016

British Pound drops to 30-year low as Brexit fears continue

Germany's DAX slid 2.01% and the Stoxx Europe 600 index was down 1.93%. Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo also weighed in on the USA rate outlook, saying on Wednesday it is b...

Jul 09 2016

Humana Dives On Report DOJ Concerned About Aetna Takeover Bid

Earlier this week, news broke that Aetna was preparing to divest some of its MA assets in order to assuage concerns about the deal's potential anticompetitive effects, in...

Jul 09 2016

Construction jobs flat in June, but unemployment rate continues to fall

The May numbers were affected by a Verizon strike, but the weak showing was cited as a major factor in staying the Fed's hand at the June meeting. The Fed raised rates ...