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May 06 2017

1st large Chinese-made passenger jet makes its maiden flight

China's first large homemade passenger jet, touted as a competitor to Boeing and Airbus, made its maiden flight from Shanghai on Friday, signalling the Communist country'...

May 06 2017

Senate confirms Wall Street attorney Clayton to head SEC

He will join a short-handed SEC that has only been operating with two commissioners, Michael Piwowar, a Republican, and Kara Stein, a Democrat. Sign up for the online c...

May 05 2017

Justice Department opens criminal probe into Uber

However the ride-hailing firm has received a subpoena from a Northern California grand jury, seeking documents relating to the use of the software, according to Reuters. ...

May 05 2017

Swimmer injured in shark attack at Southern California beach

Just then, Ericson disappeared from the water's surface. Experts estimated the shark was at least 10 feet long, judging from the bite marks, which spanned her chest, hip ...

May 05 2017

Trump signs two executive orders on trade

Minhaj laid into the top White House officials and legislation passed in Trump's first 100 days from the get go, with his first joke alluding to the Muslim ban: "Welcom...

May 05 2017

Why Cisco needs SD-WAN vendor Viptela

Viptela will be integrated into Cisco's Enterprise Routing team within its Networking and Security group that is led by senior vice president David Goeckeler . The compa...

May 04 2017

Analysts At Stifel Reiterated Vernalis PLC (LON:VER) As Hold

The stock of Akorn, Inc. (NYSE:PM) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 24 by Vetr. (NYSE:BDC) earned "Neutral" rating by Suntrust Robinson on Wednesday, September 7....

May 04 2017

Jefferies International Reiterated Prudential PLC (LON:PRU) As 'Hold'

This is a positive change from Prudential plc's previous dividend of $12.93. The official announcement can be accessed at this link . FinnCap reiterated their corpor...

May 03 2017

Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

Analysts say the KN-17 is a new Scud-type missile developed by North Korea. Before the failed missile launch, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hinted at sanctionin...

May 03 2017

Ukip leader to run in Brexit stronghold

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall has marked the launch of his campaign contesting the Boston and Skegness seat in the General Election with a whirlwind visit to Skegness. The s...

May 03 2017

Delta Airlines pilot slaps woman passenger in US 'to resolve a scuffle'

The pilot then walks away. The report said that the video was immediately given to a Delta Airline supervisor and a representative for the company said that they remove...

May 02 2017

Tribune Media spikes on reports of nascent bidding war

Tribune owns or operates 42 local TV stations across the nation, including WPIX in New York, KTLA in Los Angeles and WGN in Chicago. According to CNN , Fox and Blac...

May 02 2017

McDonald's Invents a 'Frork' Utensil Made of French Fries

In a commercial created as part of the promotion for the new burgers, infomercial legend Anthony Sullivan touts the benefits of the "uselessly useful" creation. "This...

May 02 2017

France calls for firm reaction after North Korea's missile test

We [Russia and China] both understand a number of things that seem absolutely essential to us - that the military solution of North Korean problem is impossible. China i...

May 02 2017

US consumer spending flat for second month in March

In the 12 months through March the PCE price index increased 1.8 percent after rising 2.1 percent in February. The euro initially rose against the dollar on Friday as the...

May 02 2017

Airbnb, San Francisco reach deal on rental registrations

The San Francisco ordinance, enacted a year ago, made it illegal for Airbnb to collect fees for providing booking services for rentals that had not been properly regist...

May 01 2017

Bombardier Shares Fall After Boeing Requests Anti-Dumping Investigation

International Trade Commission, an independent U.S. trade body that will review any decisions by the Commerce Department. It is also seeking an order to be issued again...

May 01 2017

Federal investigators asking about 'friends of Roger' at Fox News

The key players - the Justice Department, the USPIS and 21st Century Fox - were not commenting for today's story. Fox News confirmed at the time it had been communicati...

May 01 2017

Stock'S Earning Overview Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.13) earnings per share. Scotiabank set a $29.00 price objective on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Co. Inside ...

May 01 2017

U.S. economy growth slows strongly in first quarter, 0.7%

The labor market is near full employment, generating stronger wage growth, and consumer confidence is near multi-year highs. So-called fixed business investment increase...