Economy

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:26

Kalanick said one of the reasons for his stepping aside was the recent death of his mother, explaining that "I need to take some time off of the day-to-day to grieve" and "to reflect, to work on myself, and to focus on building out a world-class leadership team".

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:03

Veteran journalist Dan Rather said on Thursday that one of the biggest takeaways from former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee was that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is a "marked man" due to his dalliances with Russian officials.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:08

Uber's board is reportedly considering a leave of absence for Kalanick following his mother's death and father's injury in a serious boating accident last month. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick speaks to students during an interaction at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) campus in Mumbai, India, January 19, 2016.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:04

Republicans said James Comey's testimony had bought Trump some time, because the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director had not presented smoking-gun evidence of any crimes, but they're concerned that the White House's failure to change the subject was robbing the GOP of its legislative agenda.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:27

Hanegby suffered severe trauma and was pronounced dead at Bellevue Hospital Center. They say he collided with a charter bus and fell to the ground. "They were very close, the bus and him", a witness tells the New York Post . This is the first fatality for Citi Bike in its four years operating in the city, according to the report. Citi Bike confirmed that Hanegby was on one of their bicycles at the time.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:38

Already, some banks have started moving jobs out of the United Kingdom and into other European countries because they fear they'll lose business after Brexit if they don't. "We were waiting for the election in Britain, but in the next few days these talks will begin". Sterling plunged against the dollar and the euro as even more uncertainty fed into the complex Brexit process, and European leaders bluntly reminded May that the clock was ticking.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:08

He then took an escort girl hostage, calling police to say he would hurt her if they intervened. A former terror suspect with a "long record of violence" took a sex worker hostage in a suburban Australian apartment building Monday, in what police say may have been an attempt to lure law enforcement to a gunfight.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:27

Rodman's "birthday trip" to Pyongyang triggered outrage in the US. The former National Basketball Association player donned a "PotCoin.Com" tee-shirt during his arrival. The trip comes at a time of heightened tensions between the US and North Korea, which has conducted missile tests and detained four American citizens .

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:33

Spicer strongly defended the Trump's executive orders in his daily briefing on Monday and said the administration was reviewing the opinion as it weighed its next steps. The administration has appealed that ruling to the Supreme Court . The Trump administration had appealed to lift the block on the ban imposed by a Hawaiian federal judge.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:57

Trump denied saying that to Comey about Flynn, who resigned in February after it emerged that he misled Vice President Mike Pence about calls he made to Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. When asked about whether he had recordings of his conversations with Mr Comey , which he has previously hinted, the president said he would address it at a later date.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:18

Ruddy and Cuomo went on to spar with each other about the necessity of a special investigation when the Congressional probes into Russia's actions have not been concluded. While Trump as president would be within his right to fire Mueller, that potential move is largely seen as problematic for a president already plagued by suggestions he have overstepped his boundaries in his interactions with Comey.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:44

However, Apple doesn't specifically list the amount of RAM in their iOS products so nothing has been officially confirmed. Both the 12.9-inch and 10.5-inch models come with a redesigned Retina display, each packing a pixel density of 264ppi.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:49

The Advantus Capital Management Inc holds 613,431 shares with $17.21M value, down from 749,351 last quarter. Calamos Advisors Limited Company invested in 0.04% or 199,000 shares. On Friday , January 22 the stock rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Buy". (NYSE:DLR) on Friday , December 2 with "Neutral" rating. Liberum Capital maintained Tate & Lyle PLC (LON:TATE) rating on Thursday, March 17.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:32

Wells Fargo & Company reissued a "market perform" rating and set a $43.00 price objective on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a report on Friday, April 28th. The company reported an impressive total revenue of 41.86 Billion in the last fiscal year. While looking at the SMA values of The Coca-Cola Company (KO ), the 200 simple moving average (SMA) is considered a key indicator by traders and market analysts for determining the overall long-term trend.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:20

Sears Canada is reviewing its strategic alternatives including the possible sale of the company as it warns there's "significant doubt" regarding its ability to continue as a going concern. Revenue for the company was $505.5 in the first quarter of 2017, which is a decline of 15.2% from the same period past year. "Accordingly, such conditions raise significant doubt as to the Company's ability to continue as a going concern".

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:39

The Pakistani pace attack got through 36.2 of the 49.2 overs, taking all 10 wickets between them for just the fifth time in the country's ODI history. England drubbed Pakistan 4-1 in a one-day series and the lone victory came at the Sofia Gardens, where they chased down a 300-plus total days after conceding a ODI world record 444 for three at Trent Bridge.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:10

The changes, brought forth through an ordinance, included arming RBI with powers to direct banking companies to resolve specific cases of bad loans by initiating resolution process under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), where required.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:28

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has spoken to Russian President Vladimir Putin just days after Qatar's foreign minister was in Moscow to discuss the crisis in Gulf ties. "It's as if a death penalty decision has been taken for Qatar", Erdogan said. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has slammed the Gulf's "inhumane" blockade of Qatar saying the action is contrary to Islamic values in a speech on Tuesday.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:10

News of the terminations was first reported by Bloomberg . Uber conducted its own listening sessions with employees and Uber's HR chief said she didn't find issues with sexual harassment "at all". Last week Uber employees had talked of an " intimidating " experience relating to mandatory staff interviews undertaken by two law firms. Uber has fired more than 20 employees in connection to workplace misconduct, a current Uber employee said.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:48

Mosul has been the focus of an ongoing offensive by Iraqi-led forces attempting to rid the city of ISIS fighters, who took control of the city in 2014. "I don't know the name of the restaurant, but that's what our person on the site is reporting today", IOM spokesman Joel Millman said in Geneva. "UNHCR is extremely concerned by events at the camp, which has resulted in at least one casualty, with hundreds of other people falling ill".

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:44

Officials said the earliest the ticket can be redeemed is Monday. While $448 million seems like a lot of money, alas, the victor of this weekend's drawing won't walk away with the full amount. But Alberre said he has no idea which customer bought the ticket with all six numbers in Saturday night's drawing of the multi-state Powerball lottery.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:00

Boston Partners now owns 70,114,663 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $1,097,295,000 after buying an additional 6,837,523 shares during the last quarter. The EPS of company is strolling at 1.62.The company's Market capitalization is $243.87 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 9.95 Billion. BAC's profit will be $4.77 billion for 12.46 P/E if the $0.48 EPS becomes a reality.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:09

The bill would make Trump's tweets and all his social media posts classified as presidential records which could make deleting the posts an illegal act, the Hill reported. "The president is president of the United States, so they are considered official statements by the president of the United States", Spicer said. "Indeed, the President recently confirmed his assessment that it is the "countries" that are inherently risky, rather than the 180 million individual nationals of those ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:15

A number of research firms have recently weighed in on AAL . Deutsche Bank AG cut their price objective on shares of American Airlines Group from $55.00 to $54.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, April 28th.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:02

May, who is trying to wrap up an arrangement with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party that would allow her to lead a government with a majority of votes in the House of Commons, moved to demonstrate that she understands the frustration within her own ranks following the election.

by | June 13, 2017 | 18:54

The boss of Qatar Airways has accused the USA of fanning the flames of a dispute between the country and its Gulf neighbors. He said Qatar must also do more to address support for extremist organisations, building on the steps they have already taken to tackle funding to those groups.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:36

This also puts the Model X second only to the Model S in terms of overall injury probability to passengers per NHTSA's ranking system. Federal regulators have given the Tesla Model X a flawless five-star safety rating, the first SUV ever to get the top score.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:56

As SGS alluded to in a Monday research note, Saudi Arabia has more skin in the pricing game than most with a highly anticipated IPO of Saudi Aramco slated for 2018. (Chart 3.) Indeed, crude stocks in the U.S. have been declining for 8 consecutive weeks, but markets are paying little attention. Besides, a steep cut will increase the chances of many OPEC and non-OPEC members cheating in a bid to earn a little bit more dollars to balance their budgets.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:43

In a statement issued Tuesday, Lampert said Sears is "focused on realigning our business model in an evolving and highly competitive retail environment". The Company is the parent company of Kmart Holding Corporation (Kmart) and Sears, Roebuck and Co. Sears will provide eligible associates with severance compensation and transition assistance.

by | June 13, 2017 | 18:11

London has said it wants formal political talks between Barnier and Brexit minister David Davis to start next Monday but it since Thursday's election it has not formally committed to the date. "We know when they must end". European politicians might be taking a bit less guilty pleasure than you'd expect in Brussels and other European capitals on Friday after British Prime Minister Theresa May's humiliating electoral miscalculation.

by | June 13, 2017 | 18:25

The Firm rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications to a diverse customer base. The price/earnings ratio (P/E) is 327.48 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 12.93. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 46% are positive.

by | June 13, 2017 | 18:00

The statements have since been denied. Osinbajo expressed confidence in the Budget 2017 ability to deliver positive economic growth and prosperity for the nation, that is self-sustaining and inclusive. He commended the leaders of the National Assembly for their statesmanship and patriotism in resolving the issues around the 2017 budget. He said the Executive's stance was that the changes affected some of the Federal Government's priority programmes and would make implementation hard or ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 18:17

Supporters of privatizing air-traffic control system say the consumers will save money by paying lowers taxes that would have otherwise have gone to the FAA . Arguments will continue on both sides, but one air traveler said passengers need to be heard either way. While the specifics of the plan haven't been announced, the FAA now employs about 30,000 air traffic controllers.

by | June 13, 2017 | 17:29

However, Christian Science found Gabriel's claim inaccurate when she said: "The radicals are estimated to be between 15 to 25 percent, according to all intelligence services around the world". Refuse Fascism, a coalition of activists advocating confrontational tactics to oppose what it calls the Trump "regime", said it would show up at the rallies "to counter the xenophobic hatred and lies, defy intimidation and drown it out".

by | June 13, 2017 | 16:55

A birdie on the 15th saw Berger move clear of the pack, which at one point included nine players tied for the lead. Schwartzel, who finished third at the Masters, began his day on the back nine and had four birdies on his first eight holes.