Congo Ebola cases present high national but low global risk

A motorcyclist transporting him and the man's caregiver also died. The haemorrhagic fever has been most detrimental in West Africa, where it claimed more than 11,000 lives in 2014-15. The WHO meanwhile remains " optimistic " that Kinshasa can rap... More..

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Theresa May ditches David Cameron's tax pledge in Tory manifesto
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Theresa May ditches David Cameron's tax pledge in Tory manifesto

It adds: "We will increase the overall schools budget by £4 billion by 2022, representing more than a real-terms increase for every year of the parliament". The benchmark now stands at £23,250, but, as the Tori...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Congressman calls for impeachment of President Trump

His speech on the House Floor came as a group of Democrats distanced themselves from calls for impeachment . Despite reaching an all-time high of 33¢ yesterday - implying a 33% probability of the president b...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

U.S. congressman officially calls for Trump impeachment

The White House has said the Comey memo misstates the nature of Trump's conversation with the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Valeriy Garbuzov, director of the Institute for United States and...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NHS systems returning to normal after cyber attack

State-owned oil giant PetroChina said in a statement that it had to disconnect the networks linking its petrol stations nationwide for 12 hours last Saturday and accept only cash after the company's Internet ...More..

Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.18 Per Share
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.18 Per Share

Cheniere Energy, Inc . (NYSEMKT:LNG) has risen 16.46% since October 6, 2016 and is uptrending. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Th...More..

Alibaba inks deal with Pakistan to promote exports
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Alibaba inks deal with Pakistan to promote exports

Under the terms of the MoU , Alibaba, Ant Financial, and TDAP agreed to foster growth of worldwide exports of products by small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Pakistan through e-commerce. He said his...More..

Stifel Nicolaus Reiterated Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) As 'Buy'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Stifel Nicolaus Reiterated Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) As 'Buy'

In addition to Stifel reporting its target price, a total of 21 brokers have issued a report on the stock. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 77.07% of the company's stock. Vipshop Holdings Ltd - ADR ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Health board unscathed following global cyber attack

Analysts had feared that the ransomware attack, which started spreading on Friday, could accelerate as workers returned to their desks after the weekend and turned on compromised machines. It said the uniqu...More..

5 things to watch for in Friday's US jobs report for April
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

5 things to watch for in Friday's US jobs report for April

The less volatile four-week moving average held steady at 243,000, down 750 from the prior week's figure. THE TAKEAWAY: Jobless claims are a proxy for layoffs. The unemployment rate for installation, maintena...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Sen. John Cornyn among candidates to be Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Contending that neither agents nor the association "saw this coming", O'Connor further told the news outlet that few thought Comey did anything to warrant being fired. In Trump's telling, Comey reassured him th...More..

Comac C919 lands after uneventful maiden sortie
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Comac C919 lands after uneventful maiden sortie

While the C919 is part of China's goal to break into the Western-dominated global aviation industry, USA experts believe the new Chinese-made passenger planes pose no threat to companies like Boeing and Airbus....More..

Trump, Turkish leader hail ties despite United States arming of Kurds
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump, Turkish leader hail ties despite United States arming of Kurds

The United States and Turkey were on the same page when made a decision to wage a war against ISIS in Syria; however, Turkey's new involvement inside Syria and disagreement with the Kurdish militia may bring ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

ItauUnibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB)

Itau Unibanco Holding SA is a holding company. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.66% whereas Month Volatility is at 2.27%. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec holds 0.02...More..

Hackers behind stolen NSA tool for WannaCry: More leaks coming
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Hackers behind stolen NSA tool for WannaCry: More leaks coming

Shadow Brokers finished its post saying if a responsible party were to buy "all lost data before it is being sold to the peoples " then the group would have no more financial incentives and would " go dark p...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Notable Runners Momo Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:MOMO), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

Bank of America Corp upgraded Occidental Petroleum from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, March 15th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $73.00 price object...More..

France's Macron calls for 'historic reconstruction' of Europe
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

France's Macron calls for 'historic reconstruction' of Europe

Picking him would send a clear signal that Macron hopes to attract other young modernisers from the Republicans to his new centrist party, Republic on the Move (REM), which will contest parliamentary elections ...More..

North Korea May Be Responsible For Global Cyberattack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea May Be Responsible For Global Cyberattack

According to Symantec and Kaspersky Lab, some of the code that was found in the WannaCry software was also used in some programs run by the North Korea-affiliated Lazarus Group. Mr. Hoi made it clear, "We are...More..

Sheriff Clarke says he's headed to DC
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Sheriff Clarke says he's headed to DC

The Department of Homeland Security has declined to confirm that Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke will be joining the agency. Clarke frequently appears on conservative talk shows and Fox News to state ...More..

India, China to save world from Trump's anti-Green measures
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

India, China to save world from Trump's anti-Green measures

In one are the hardcore denialists, led by the White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon, and the E.P.A. administrator, Scott Pruitt. Joe Bast, president and CEO of The Heartland Institute, a national nonpro...More..

Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K

The department says initial claims for state unemployment benefits decreased 4,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 232,000 for the week ended May 13, pushing claims close to levels last seen in 1973. But a stock marke...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Senate Intel Committee Wants Comey Memos And Testimony

Republican Sen. Charles Grassley of Iowa and Democratic Sen. Amash reiterated that he thinks Congress needs to establish an independent commission to investigate Russia's interference in the 2016 USA election...More..

US Treasury to play key role protecting finance IT infrastructure
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

US Treasury to play key role protecting finance IT infrastructure

The G7 financial leaders repeated a line agreed by the broader Group of 20 in March which said: "We are working to strengthen the contribution of trade to our economies". Finally, the G7 meeting did not address...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (WHLR) Short Interest Update

EPS breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis. Kite Realty Group Trust has a 52-week low of $17.74 and a 52-week high of $30.45. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their target price on shares o...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump Asked Comey to End Investigation Into Michael Flynn's Russia Ties

Bush. Regarding Clinton's sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky, a former White House intern, the proceedings stated: "President Clinton lied under oath in his civil deposition about his discussions with M...More..

Wisconsin farmer concerned over China beef trade deal
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Wisconsin farmer concerned over China beef trade deal

More demand for their product will allow for an increase in prices. The deals represent the first results from 100 days of talks related to trade that started in April when a meeting was held between Presid...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Oil prices retreat on profit-taking

They have pushed oil prices to just shy of $50 a barrel. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at US$48.98 a barrel, up 13 cents, or 0.3% from their last settlement. Saudi Arabia accounts for ...More..

PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (NASDAQ:PTXP) Receives An Update From Brokers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (NASDAQ:PTXP) Receives An Update From Brokers

Morgan Stanley initiated the shares of SHLX in report on Thursday, June 16 with "Equal-Weight" rating. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $25.00 target price (up from $23.00) on shar...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Berenberg Bank Reiterates "Sell" Rating for Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY)

About 2,500 shares traded. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Among 19 analysts covering AstraZeneca plc (ADR) ( NYSE:AZN ), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. 15/09/2016 - SSP GROUP had its "Overweight" rating ...More..

USA preparing to sue Fiat Chrysler over excess diesel emissions
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

USA preparing to sue Fiat Chrysler over excess diesel emissions

The original complaint came from Germany which along with the Czech Republic, Greece, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Spain and Britain has been accused of failing to police the vehicle industry adequately after the VW ...More..