Economy

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:43

O'Reilly and The New York Times investigation On April 1 The New York Times published an in-depth investigation that "found a total of five women who have received payou". "And so I have put to rest any controversies to spare my children". O'Reilly, who earns $18 million a year hosting the station's most popular show, recently renewed his contract, which was set to expire this year.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:41

Also Friday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the president did not have a preference for a candidate in the election. Trump said: "Whoever is the toughest on radical Islamic terrorism, and whoever is the toughest at the borders, will do well in the election".

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:36

Although crude inventories fell by 840,000 barrels in the week to April 14 to 531.6 million barrels, they held near record highs, while gasoline stocks rose by 1.4 million barrels as refinery runs increased by 334,000 bpd. However, Saudi production rose to 10 million bpd in February, up from 9.75 million bpd the previous month, the Jodi data showed, as domestic refiners processed more crude oil.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:27

Shares in BP were down 2.3% at 460.15 pence Tuesday. The Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge also contains vast reserves of oil - as much as 16 billion recoverable barrels, by some estimates. The community of Nuiqsut, 50 miles west of the site, had been notified of the incident, but was not evacuated. "At the risk of stating the obvious, we believe a well that still requires kill operations continues to experience some level of uncontrolled flow", Tudor Pickering Holt & Co., ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:26

But he'll be doing it without offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, who was confirmed as the San Francisco 49ers' new coach hours after the Falcons' Super Bowl defeat. The 52nd Super Bowl will be held on February 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. LA's mettle as a two-team National Football League town will be tested immediately, because 20 minutes after the Chargers-Dolphins game kicks off, the Rams will play Washington 12½ miles away in the LA Coliseum.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:24

The initial signs were that Toronto would not to go down that road. Ontario's provincial government on Thursday introduced a 15 percent tax on property purchases by foreign buyers as part of 16 measures created to cool Toronto's red-hot housing market.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:22

Meggitt PLC had 184 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by Maxim Group given on Friday, November 6. Therefore 100% are positive. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 380 ($4.72) target price on shares of Pagegroup PLC in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:17

A representative for 21st Century Fox confirmed that the company is having the incident investigated by the law firm that fielded harassment complaints at Fox News past year following the lawsuit filed by former anchor Gretchen Carlson, the Los Angeles Times reported .

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:13

A source from within the company told Bloomberg that testing would begin "soon", without providing any additional details. As it turns out, Apple's auto ambitions haven't been completely shuttered. According to Loup Ventures founder Gene Munster, the permit to test cars in California was not a surprise. Internally known as Project Titan , the project at one point was understood to have more than 1,000 employees working on it, though the current scale of Apple's efforts is unknown.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:13

Describing it as a "game-changer", they say a larger Conservative majority, if it emerges on June 8, makes the "deadline to deliver a "clean" Brexit without a lengthy transitional arrangement by 2019 far less pressing given that no general election will be due the year after".

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:10

But said the problem is the visas are awarded in a random lottery. The executive order focuses on the H-1B visa for people working in specialty occupations. Under the order, the "Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Labor, and the Secretary of Homeland Security shall, as soon as practicable, and consistent with applicable law, propose new rules and issue new guidance, to supersede or revise previous rules and guidance if appropriate, to protect the interests of United ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:06

Sanctuary cities are those jurisdictions that thwart efforts by deportation officers to kick out illegal immigrants. Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada, say they're wrongly included on a list of jurisdictions the Trump administration says refuse to comply with federal efforts to find and deport immigrants.

by | April 22, 2017 | 23:02

The service combined almost 5 million subscribers in the initial three months of the year and will conclude March with 98.7 million customers in approximately 190 countries . Q1 was the first quarter of consolidated profit for our worldwide segment as profit growth in our more mature territories offset investments in newer markets.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:50

On the eve of Sunday's first round, Melenchon has toned down his euroscepticism, saying that he would prefer for France to stay in the European Union and the eurozone. IS had swiftly claimed the attack was carried out by one of its "fighters". There have also been attacks on a Jewish school, a satirical weekly and a kosher market.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:48

Get ready for Hell Week. President Trump signed a set of executive actions Friday ordering a review of significant 2016 tax regulations along with two separate reviews aimed at rolling back Dodd-Frank financial regulations. Congressional Republicans seemed caught off-guard by Trump's announcement and did not appear to have been briefed on the details of the White House's forthcoming plan.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:43

Saudi Arabia, the group's de facto leader, provided numbers directly to OPEC , saying it cut output by 111,0000 barrels a day last month to 9. 9 million bpd . US crude futures rose for a sixth straight session, their longest winning streak since 2012, as Saudi Arabia reportedly wants OPEC to extend its agreement to cut oil production, as new estimates showed USA drivers will consume more gasoline despite rising fuel costs.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:34

Separately, Volvo r&d boss Henrik Green confirmed in Shanghai that Volvo is simultaneously developing full-electric cars that will be underpinned by its larger scalable product architecture, which is now used by the automaker's 90-series models such as it XC90 large SUV and the second-generation XC60 midsize SUV that debuted at the Geneva auto show last month.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:24

US production estimates in a weekly Energy Information Administration (EIA) report suggested domestic output continued to climb, potentially undermining an OPEC-led supply cut. Official U.S. production and inventory data will be published later on Wednesday by the EIA. OPEC meets on May 25 and is considering whether to extend the supply cut deal beyond June.

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:17

South Korea's acting president, Hwang Kyo-ahn, at a meeting with top officials on Thursday, repeatedly called for the military and security ministries to maintain vigilance. Yokosuka naval base in Tokyo Bay. President Donald Trump has praised China's stepped-up efforts to combat the North Korean "menace", telling a news conference "some very unusual moves have been made over the last two or three hours".

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:07

Speaking at First Minister's Questions on Thursday, Sturgeon said: "The idea in this election that Labour is going to replace the Conservatives is frankly pie in the sky". In short, May is trying to make sure she gets a hard Brexit passed since the people voted to leave the EU. May's reasoning is unexceptionable-that she needs to consolidate her power as she faces both pro-EU opposition politicians and hardcore Brexit-backers inside her own party as the countdown begins for the process of ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:04

The March for Science , which hopes to replicate the success of the Women's March on Washington, now has almost 2 million supporters across social media platforms, more than 100 scientific groups signed on as partners, and 100,000 pledged volunteers .

by | April 22, 2017 | 22:00

All-and-all, Andersen said, the report indicates that "the fearless little state is punching well above its weight class", as it leads the nation with carbon reduction targets and hangs neck-and-neck with larger states such as California in energy efficiency (third place).

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:45

Pruitt might see firsthand the problems with this vision on Wednesday when he visits East Chicago, Indiana, a mostly black and Latino city of 29,000 that is home to a Superfund site and a host of other environmental problems. The northwest IN city is now part of a superfund clean-up site after last year's discovery, which forced residents to evacuate and leave their homes.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:41

Gasoline stocks rose 1.542 million barrels to 237.672 million barrels in the week ending April 14, Energy Information Administration data showed. Crude inventories fell 1.03 million bbl to 532.3 million last week, the agency reported Wednesday.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:38

The result easily surpasses the two-thirds majority of the 650 lawmakers needed to trigger an early vote. Now that lawmakers have approved the election, Parliament will be dissolved on May 2. The Sun , Britain's top-selling newspaper, splashed the headline "Blue Murder" - a reference to the Conservatives' party color and the prospect of Labour losing dozens of seats.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:33

In 2010, a BP-operated drilling rig called Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 people and spilling almost 5 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, making it the largest oil spill in US federal waters. The cause of the release remains unknown, as does the total amount of oil spilled by the leak. BP spokesman Brett Clanton said the "unified command" of agencies had "killed the well" Sunday night.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:28

Anne McNally, head of public relations North America, for State Street Global Advisors, told 1010 WINS. "Clearly, a deliberate choice was made to exploit and to appropriate the "Charging Bull " through the placement of the " Fearless Girl ".

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:25

It was better than the median analyst expectation of 6.8 per cent in an AFP poll, and also up on the fourth quarter figure. "Generally speaking, the national economy has continued with stable and sound momentum in the first quarter as growth rebounded moderately and economic adjustment was steadily promoted", National Bureau of Statistics spokesperson Mao Shengyong told a news conference.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:23

Pence in Jakarta also echoed Trump's calls for fair trade deals, saying that any economic relationship between the US and Indonesia should create jobs in both countries and result in a "win-win" scenario. Part of Mr Pence's mission while in Australia is to smooth any ruffled feathers caused by Mr Trump who blasted Mr Turnbull over an asylum seeker settlement plan during their now notorious phone call shortly after Mr Trump's inauguration in January.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:20

Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn backed Theresa May's calls for a snap general election yesterday, following her surprise announcement on Downing Street. "What I'm trying to explain to you is how the Conservative Party and how Theresa May's Government operates in terms of rigging the system and one example of Theresa May trying to rig the system is her calling this election".

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:19

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney sees horse-trading ahead on the border wall. We want more money for defense. " We want wall funding . Those are our priorities", Mulvaney said . The idea is not new to the federal government, as federal offices drafted government shutdown plans in August 2015. Speaker Paul Ryan insisted last month that there would not be a shutdown, while Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell echoed that he was "very confident" Congress would avoid such a ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:16

Under current legislation, parliaments have to sit for five years before new elections take place. 'That's why it is the right and responsible thing for all of us here today to vote for a general election '. She has also played up the strength of the economy, which has so far defied predictions of a slowdown - a key campaign theme that her Conservative Party will use to try to undermine Labour in the election.

by | April 22, 2017 | 21:06

Mrs May was backed by the House of Commons by a margin of 522 votes to 13, above the two-thirds majority needed and was supported by Labour and the Lib Dems. The smaller Liberal Democrats, who lost most of their seats in 2015 after entering coalition with the Conservatives, are hoping to capitalise on their strong support for the European Union to win new support.

by | April 22, 2017 | 20:48

All customers on Flight 3411 Sunday are receiving compensation for the cost of their tickets, United said . Much of the uproar stemmed from Dao's status as a paying passenger who was being removed to make room for additional crew members on the overbooked flight.

by | April 22, 2017 | 20:39

Even as President Trump on Friday vowed to introduce new details about a tax code overhaul on April 26, major United States banks don't see Congress passing the White House plan before 2018, according to statements by executives and reports put out by the financial institutions.