Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

The Sun-Times, like many other metropolitan news operations, continues to face enormous challenges in an industry roiled by changes in the marketplace. Tronc shares were flat in late trading after ending the regular session up 1%. Chicago-based Wra... More..

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Diesel emissions contribute to thousands of early deaths
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Diesel emissions contribute to thousands of early deaths

NOx are poisonous gases that contribute to acid rain and combine with ammonia to create particles that can penetrate deep into the lungs and cause cancer, chronic breathing problems and premature death. Other r...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Regions Financial Corp (RF) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS

Gale III sold 14,498 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 20th. While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 4.6%. During the same period in the prior year, the bus...More..

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on General Motors Company (GM)
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on General Motors Company (GM)

The stock of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, February 3 by Barclays Capital. STANSBURY HENRY TAYLOE sold 3,742 shares worth $468,625. Equities analysts expect that General...More..

Berkshire Hathaway to list its stock holdings at end of 1Q
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway to list its stock holdings at end of 1Q

It's unclear whether Buffett, who is nicknamed the Oracle of Omaha, was bothered by the scandals surrounding Fox before he sold the stock. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said it added to its sizable inve...More..

Exelon Corporation (EXC) Closed at $34.13
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Exelon Corporation (EXC) Closed at $34.13

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $39.50 price target on shares of Exelon in a report on Thursday, April 20th. 01/25/2017 - Credit Suisse began new coverage on Exelon Corporation givi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Merkel's conservatives clinch victory in key state vote: exit polls

Conservative challenger Armin Laschet, a deputy leader of Mrs Merkel's party, was set to replace Ms Kraft. "So, today we have an occasion to celebrate, but tomorrow we start serious work for the benefit of Ge...More..

English lawmaker says swearing at a Scottish schoolgirl just
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

English lawmaker says swearing at a Scottish schoolgirl just "a joke"

The First Minister wants to hold a second independence referendum sometime between autumn 2018 and spring 2019, arguing this is necessary to give Scotland - which voted against Brexit in 2016 - the chance to ch...More..

China 'seriously concerned' over North Korea missile warnings
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

China 'seriously concerned' over North Korea missile warnings

Then, after North Korea tested an atomic bomb in 2006, the United States pressed the UN Security Council to impose sanctions on North Korea. Pence has repeatedly warned that "all options are on the table" w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Earnings Estimates to see: Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI)

Morgan Stanley now owns 521,051 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $29,257,000 after buying an additional 370,427 shares in the last quarter. 19 brokerage firms are now covering CBS Corporation. ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Featured Stock to See: Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)

BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) has risen 18.28% since September 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 80.60% the S&P500. Icon Advisers Inc increased Graphic Packaging Holding Comp ( GPK ) stake by 35...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sterling dips after United Kingdom output data disappoints, trade gap widens

It said consumers were being squeezed between sluggish income growth and rising inflation, and that could be seen in weak retail sales and a sharp fall in new auto registrations in April. Forbes, an external ...More..

Singapore's GIC to sell up to 2.4 pct stake in UBS
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Singapore's GIC to sell up to 2.4 pct stake in UBS

GIC, reduced the stake from 5.1 per cent to 2.7 per cent. UBS Investment Bank is acting as placement agent in the Transaction. GIC, owned by the government of Singapore, was one of the first sovereign funds...More..

Russian Federation ready to extend output cut deal with Opec
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Russian Federation ready to extend output cut deal with Opec

OPEC oil output fell for a fourth straight month in April, a Reuters survey found on Tuesday, as top exporter Saudi Arabia kept production below its target, which helped offset weaker compliance by other memb...More..

City curls up with £140m float of Eve Sleep
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

City curls up with £140m float of Eve Sleep

Open trading of the company's shares will start on Thursday. The company focuses on the design, branding, marketing and selling of its products, with other aspects of its operations, including manufacturing and...More..

Jetstar starts charging passengers to bring babies on board
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Jetstar starts charging passengers to bring babies on board

Jetstar has started charging A$50 for babies travelling between New Zealand and Australia. But when they complained to Jetstar via social media, the airline hit back... According to the airline, charging e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Syria: Rebels storm out as 'safe zones' plan signed

Syrian state TV said rebels shelled the central government-held town of Mahrade but had no immediate word on casualties. It is also not clear how the safe zones will be enforced. Sergei Rudskoi said Friday th...More..

'Excess' auto pollution killed 38000 in 2015
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'Excess' auto pollution killed 38000 in 2015

But had the emissions met the testing standards imposed in those markets, the amount of NOx produced would have been closer to 8.6 million tons, said the scientists. The study focused on how NOx emissions contr...More..

Buffett: Berkshire Stock to Gain the Day After I Die
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Buffett: Berkshire Stock to Gain the Day After I Die

During the interview, Buffett spoke on how he sees progress in India and that he is not anxious about the world's economic environment, adding the U.S. "We got it wrong on IBM and will find out whether we are...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Xi calls for renewing Silk Road spirit

China today dismissed India's concerns over the Belt and Road initiative, saying the mega venture has broad worldwide support and the China- Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project which is a part of it will ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

Last week, oil futures settled almost flat on Friday, but still registered the first weekly gain in a month on the likelihood that key crude producers will extend output cuts beyond an agreed-on June deadline w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hamilton enjoying the intensity of duel with Vettel

There was mutual respect after the race, the German praising Hamilton and not faulting his own team's race strategy. Each has two wins this year from five races. Not long after, Hamilton got past Vettel with ...More..

Murder scene mistaken as 'sick prank'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Murder scene mistaken as 'sick prank'

The tradesman noted that there were bottles of bleach, rubbish bags and rubber gloves strewn around the apartment. The building managers then alerted police over the smell, which neighbors described as "rotting...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The path to single-payer health care

That approach is welcome in states that want fewer mandates from the federal government but is causing alarm in states that embraced former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. But insurance remains ...More..

Syria: Showdown In Raqqa To Begin In June
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Syria: Showdown In Raqqa To Begin In June

The Trump administration says it will supply the Syrian Democratic Forces, of which the YPG is the main component, with heavier weapons ahead of a push on the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the IS group's de fa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sears in spat with maker of Craftsman power tools

He said Sears has paid the company more than $868 million since 2007. Lampert said the company would take whatever legal action required. "We will not simply roll over and be taken advantage of", he wrote. Se...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sinclair close to Tribune Media deal

More TV station consolidation may begin under the Trump Administration: Sinclair Broadcast Group has proposed a massive deal to buy Tribune Media for just under $4 billion. For Fox, holding some sway over Sincl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) Debt Trading 0.8% Lower

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS ) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned -$0.05 a piece versus the consensus-estimated -$0.07. BlackRock Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Oa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Analysts Recommendations Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

Ibm Retirement Fund reported 4,000 shares stake. A price target is the projected price level of a financial security stated by an investment analyst. The company has market cap of $297.27 billion. So when the...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Office Apps Preview coming to Windows Store for Education in June

The Surface Laptop , though, will perhaps be the most powerful laptop based on Windows 10 S, which was also launched on Tuesday. Windows 10 S will be ready "this summer in time for the new school year". He a...More..