USA issues visa restrictions for Guinea, Eritrea, over deportations

Embassy statement said the new restrictions on business, tourism and student visas affect only government officials and their immediate family members. The cables noted that for Sierra Leone, only foreign ministry and immigration officials will be de... More..

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No Absolution for Women Who Didn't Vote Democrat?
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

No Absolution for Women Who Didn't Vote Democrat?

Clinton blames herself to some minor extent for having a traditional campaign as she calls it, for "how quickly the ground was shifting under our feet", and her inability to realize it. "Some didn't vote. Th...More..

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Tuesday
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Tuesday

The S&P 500 , up 11.6 percent in 2017, is trading at 17.6 times expected earnings, expensive compared with its 10-year average of 14.3, according to Thomson Reuters Datastream. "There were no blockbuster surpr...More..

Trump blocks sale of USA chipmaker to Chinese investors
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Trump blocks sale of USA chipmaker to Chinese investors

The planned acquisition was one of the largest by a Chinese-backed firm in the USA chip sector. The Committee on Foreign Investment in the USA, which reviews deals that could result in a foreign entity taking...More..

About half of DeKalb County lost power due to Hurricane Irma
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

About half of DeKalb County lost power due to Hurricane Irma

Numerous trees fell in DeKalb County, where officials said it was the hardest hit county in metro Atlanta . About 176,000 customers of electric utility cooperatives around the state were still without power...More..

Oil Rises as IEA Sees Higher Demand, Shrinking Stockpiles
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Oil Rises as IEA Sees Higher Demand, Shrinking Stockpiles

Brent prices rose "on signs of stronger demand and tightening OECD inventories as signaled by today's monthly IEA report", said Matt Smith, director of commodity research at ClipperData. Phil Flynn, senior mark...More..

by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

The Company kept a record of 1.41 billion floated shares and 4.57 billion shares outstanding. Coastland Capital LLC's holdings in Sirius XM Holdings were worth $1,105,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Inste...More..

Wells Fargo &'s (NYSE:WFC)
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Wells Fargo &'s (NYSE:WFC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Robert W. Baird

Numis Securities maintained Flybe Group PLC (LON:FLYB) rating on Thursday, March 17. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, September 21. The Pacifica Capital Investments Llc holds 136,5...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Branson shows damage on his private island hit by 'full force'

He bolstered his tweet with a statement on the Virgin website regarding the hard recovery these islands face. Residents of "the capital should know that the flooding is going to last more than 36 hours, in ...More..

Analysts Near-Term outlook: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO)
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Analysts Near-Term outlook: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO)

Montag A & Associates Inc bought 499,827 shares as the company's stock rose 6.48% with the market. The Baillie Gifford & Company holds 774,386 shares with $32.11M value, up from 757,933 last quarter. Stadion Mo...More..

Trump says military action is not his 'first choice' on North Korea
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Trump says military action is not his 'first choice' on North Korea

Putin reiterated that the crisis around North Korea should be resolved only by political means, and that it posed a threat to peace and stability in the region. "Today, as never before, everyone needs to show...More..

Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses

It gradually lost strength, weakening to a tropical storm by Monday morning with maximum sustained winds of 70 miles (110 km) per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said at 8 a.m. FPL is a unit of Florid...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

North Korean ambassador to Mexico

He called on North Korea to "take seriously" the will of the global community to halt its nuclear and ballistic missile development. The announcement came as council members were negotiating additional s...More..

Attorney General: 1.1 million Iowans hit by Equifax breach
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Attorney General: 1.1 million Iowans hit by Equifax breach

In addition to the credit reporting business for which it is best known, Equifax runs a profitable side business selling consumers' personal data to marketers. This prohibits a credit reporting agency from re...More..

Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns

Aside from total USA crude stockpiles, oil centered in the Cushing, Oklahoma hub, which stores supply meant for delivery against WTI contracts, has abeen rising. Inventories of gasoline and distillate were ...More..

Target Hiring 100000 Seasonal Employees For Holidays
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Target Hiring 100000 Seasonal Employees For Holidays

Nationwide, Target plans to hire 100,000 workers for the holiday season at its 1,816 stores plus another 4,500 at the company's distribution and fulfillment centers. The company announced on its " A Bullseye Vi...More..

Olive Garden's 'Pasta Pass' can get you a trip to Italy
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Olive Garden's 'Pasta Pass' can get you a trip to Italy

This year, the promotion got more interesting, with a new " Pasta Passport to Italy ". The first-of-its-kind Pasta Passport to Italy has all the benefits of Pasta Pass plus a trip of a lifetime for two to I...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:AEUA) Trading Volume Significantly Lower

It has underperformed by 25.41% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $4.17 billion company. Also, VP Allan J. Misner sold 3,795 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that ...More..

EasyJet to provide feeder traffic to long-haul carriers at Gatwick
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

EasyJet to provide feeder traffic to long-haul carriers at Gatwick

Passengers taking connecting flights via London Gatwick - like those travelling from Aberdeen to NY - will be able to book the entire trip on easyJet's website in one booking. Customers will still have to reche...More..

Downsizing trailer shows Alexander Payne's small world
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Downsizing trailer shows Alexander Payne's small world

We've got the best houses, the best restaurants. As if it's not tempting enough, Paul and Audrey are told that their $52,000 saving translates to $12.5 million once they're tiny. I love burning apocalypses as...More..

China's big banks halt services for North Koreans
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

China's big banks halt services for North Koreans

Mariano Bertucci, a professor in the political science department, said. It was the ninth sanctions resolution unanimously adopted by the council since 2006 over North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear ...More..

WASDE forecasts corn production up, corn use for ethanol down
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

WASDE forecasts corn production up, corn use for ethanol down

The weekly crop report from the federal government says South Dakota's corn and soybeans are maturing at a pace behind last year's and the five-year average. Both the soybean production and yield outlooks...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Facebook Says Some Russian Ads During 2016 US Campaign Promoted Live Events

Although the notice-like numerous ads referenced by Facebook last week-didn't associate itself with any particular politician, it borrowed themes familiar from then-candidate Donald Trump's campaign. He add...More..

Oil rises as United States refineries restart, Irma wanes
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oil rises as United States refineries restart, Irma wanes

West Texas Intermediate for October delivery was at US$49.08 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down 1 cent, at 1:36pm in London yesterday. The capacity shutdowns have done worldwide oil prices good ...More..

S&P sets record closing high as storm, N. Korea fear fades
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

S&P sets record closing high as storm, N. Korea fear fades

The Dow is also less than one percentage point under its all-time high. Asian stock markets pushed higher in relief, with Tokyo gaining 1.4 percent. NORTH KOREA: North Koreans observed 69th anniversary of the...More..

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company

Apple Inc has sought to stop Western Digital Corp from taking control of Toshiba Corp's chip business by threatening not to buy its products in the future, people with knowledge of the deal said. Western Dig...More..

UK August Inflation Data Comes in Perkier than Expected
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

UK August Inflation Data Comes in Perkier than Expected

Economists had expected the figure to rise to 2.8 per cent. The UK's inflation rate climbed to its highest level in more than five years in August as the price of petrol and clothing rose. "The thorny issue...More..

Amazon Seriously Considering Boston for 2nd Headquarters
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Amazon Seriously Considering Boston for 2nd Headquarters

Even though some Amazon executives favor Boston, the search means the company can consider other locations and tax deals if the MA city doesn't offer favorable conditions, the person said. Pittsburgh mayor Bill...More..

How To Report Hurricane Damage After Irma
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

How To Report Hurricane Damage After Irma

The storm had gusts of 160 miles per hour. The storm could move into Alabama by Tuesday while tracking northwestward across the state. "We have for 90 years avoided this day, but I think our day has come". ...More..

Enormous 'fatberg' found under London, weighing same as 11 double-decker buses
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Enormous 'fatberg' found under London, weighing same as 11 double-decker buses

Thames Water says it's going to take three weeks for men to manually dig the thing out, with the company's Matt Rimmer saying: "This fatberg is up there with the biggest we've ever seen". Parking bays have h...More..