Economy

by | March 27, 2017 | 13:02

But company officials insisted on Wednesday that it didn't necessarily mean all the stores would shut down and the well-known retail names would disappear. The emergence of online retailers in particular has left numerous traditional, big-store retailers without a plan or the resources to combat these new competitors.

by | March 27, 2017 | 12:43

United responded on Twitter , saying that "the traveler was a pass rider". The two girls were traveling with their family. Meanwhile, another girl wearing leggings was asked to change before boarding the flight from Denver to Minneapolis , reports said.

by | March 27, 2017 | 12:17

Houston won its fourth straight game overall and has won nine of their past 12 games against the Thunder . He returned from the bench midway through the second quarter and added a pair of free throws and a step-back jumper to cut the deficit to 46-45 and later lifted Houston to the lead in the third before Davis went wild.

by | March 27, 2017 | 12:14

The fund, set up by former associates of Japanese activist investor Yoshiaki Murakami, is now the largest shareholder in the electronics maker. Within this article: Details on how Westinghouse's bankruptcy could affect projects in the U.S., Europe and China.

by | March 27, 2017 | 11:39

Facebook lets you send GIFs in Messenger, but there's no native way to use one in a comment on Facebook itself. After clicking on it, they will be able to choose from a series of animated GIFs to add to their comment on a post or reply to a comment.

by | March 27, 2017 | 11:38

BT Group PLC has been hit by a GBP42 million fine over a "serious breach" of United Kingdom telecoms regulator Ofcom's rules, after BT reduced compensation payments it made for delays in connecting high-speed business lines. It said that this behaviour harmed both telecoms companies and their business and consumer end users. Openreach CEO Clive Selley said: "We apologise wholeheartedly for the mistakes Openreach made in the past when processing orders for a number of high-speed business ...

by | March 27, 2017 | 11:19

As part of their anti-fraud and piracy measures, when you do the "disc-to-digital" conversion, you need to be at your home billing address recorded on your Walmart account as they will be using your Global Positioning System location to verify your location and match it with your records.

by | March 27, 2017 | 11:14

Consistent with its previous statements, Old Mutual intends to continue the reduction of its holding in OMAM in an orderly manner. In January, it agreed, along with RON Transatlantic EG, to buy a stake in hedge-fund investing firm SkyBridge Capital from founder Anthony Scaramucci, a surrogate for U.S.

by | March 27, 2017 | 10:09

Opec and 11 other leading oil producers, including Russian Federation, agreed in December to cut their combined output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day in the first half of the year. Russia's Ministry of Energy has not changed its forecasts for oil prices despite the data on the stock and its future reduction, Minister Alexander Novak told reporters on Sunday.

by | March 27, 2017 | 10:08

Australia Test cricket Captain Steve Smith (r) met the Dalia Lama on Friday in Dharamsala, where the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader makes his home. The second-wicket partnership was worth 87 runs and was looking ominous until Rahul went for a wild hook, with the bouncer hitting the toe end of his bat before finding David Warner at mid off.

by | March 27, 2017 | 09:39

The Rockets breezed past the Thunder in a Sunday afternoon (Monday NZT) matchup in Houston, winning 137-125 in a game that was a lot more one-sided than the final score indicated. Lou Williams scored 31 points off the bench for Houston while Ariza and Gordon each tallied 24 points apiece. Oladipo played okay on offense with 15 points and four assists, but OKC's most productive role player was Enes Kanter , who scored 23 points off the bench.

by | March 27, 2017 | 09:36

In other news, major shareholder Enterprise Associates 12 New sold 1,099,996 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, February 13th. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 34.37 Million. The stock's price switched up -37.53% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, dropped -10.68% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 30.20% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average.

by | March 27, 2017 | 09:31

The bill would have ended Obama's Medicaid expansion and reduced future federal financing for the federal-state program. And there may be even more states that will resurrect state legislative efforts to expand Medicaid. Once it became law, more than 40 lawsuits were filed to challenge the subsequent Department of Health and Human Service's mandate requiring that insurance plans include coverage for artificial birth control, sterilization, and drugs that lead to abortions.

by | March 27, 2017 | 08:47

With the addition of four more states, that number will soon go up to 45. Amazon first began relenting on the sales tax issue when it began opening fulfillment and data centers around the country to speed up shipping times and build out a more robust physical network.

by | March 27, 2017 | 07:17

In a real-life illustration of the saying that life is circular, Maziarz on Thursday was indicted by his former Senate colleague from the other side of the aisle, Democratic Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Attorney Joseph M. LaTona, representing Maziarz, said his client is innocent. Ortt had just volunteered to testify in front of an Albany County grand jury as part of that investigation and waived his immunity.

by | March 27, 2017 | 06:24

Bookings were opened previous year when the Model 3 was unveiled and a booking could be made by making a refundable deposit of $1000. Indeed, with Model S prices now starting at $75,000, it's unlikely that owners of Tesla's highest-volume vehicle have only one auto in the household-meaning they have fallbacks if the Tesla has troubles.

by | March 27, 2017 | 06:03

Producers meeting in Kuwait will gauge how well they've implemented output cuts and whether the persisting glut requires the curbs to be extended beyond the summer. Prolonging the output cuts beyond June needs to take into account the ability and willingness of the non-OPEC bloc to play its part, and the recovering production in Nigeria and Libya.

by | March 27, 2017 | 05:57

Kim's promotion comes after a public confrontation between the Trump administration and Bharara, 48, who was asked to resign last week with 45 other prosecutors appointed during President Barack Obama's administration. "You know, I don't really know", he said after discussing the state's preparations for this morning's snowstorm. The dismissal also came less than a week after government watchdog groups sent a letter to the Manhattan prosecutor's office asking for an investigation into ...

by | March 27, 2017 | 05:43

Mulvaney delivered a similar message to House Republicans Thursday night, warning that Trump would turn to other priorities such as a tax overhaul if the health plan pushed by House Speaker Paul Ryan is rejected by rebels in his own party. In a danger sign for Republicans, a Quinnipiac University poll found that people disapprove of the GOP legislation by 56 percent to 17 percent, with 26 percent undecided.

by | March 27, 2017 | 04:48

The British singer-songwriter marked his milestone birthday with a joint bash to celebrate his 50-year writing partnership with Bernie Taupin , and the likes of reality TV stars Sharon and Kelly Osbourne were in attendance while actor Rob Lowe hosted.

by | March 27, 2017 | 04:35

In an emotional speech delivered in the White House rose garden, with Obama and his wife, Dr Jill Biden, at his side, Biden said the "grieving process" for his son Beau , who died of brain cancer in May 2015, had affected his decision. Beau's death was not the only tragedy to hit the family. He said: "I had planned on running for President and..." Beau was just two when his mother Neilia Hunter and Biden's wife was killed in a auto crash in 1972 that also took the life of the Vice ...

by | March 27, 2017 | 04:21

Schumer said this "invasion of privacy" has to be stopped. "And they want to collect and use this information without providing transparency or being held accountable". Earlier this month, two dozen Republican senators filed a joint resolution to cancel the new privacy rules imposed on Internet service providers and to prevent the FCC from taking similar action in the future.

by | March 27, 2017 | 03:19

The license plate customization program allows the Nova Scotia government to refuse names that are deemed offensive, socially unacceptable or in bad taste. He acknowledged the cancellation of his decades-old plate could be the result of the infamous recording of President Donald Trump in which he used crude language and said he wanted to "grab" in reference to a woman.

by | March 27, 2017 | 02:43

Stifel Nicolaus today set a target price of 10 on the company's stock. Jefferies Group has a "Hold" rating and a $6.00 price objective on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a "hold" rating and set a $7.00 price target on shares of Chesapeake Energy in a research report on Sunday, February 5th.

by | March 27, 2017 | 02:03

This is a positive change from Accenture Plc's previous semiannual dividend of $1.02. Net revenue rose to $8.32 billion from $7.95 billion. This represents a yield of 2.03%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.00 while Long term debt to equity ratio for same time period is 0.00.

by | March 27, 2017 | 01:59

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is hoping he can splinter the staunchly conservative group of legislators, whose 36 confirmed members are the biggest roadblock to the health care bill passing the House. The tweet went viral, and in an interview Gingrich added: "When I saw the numbers - that is everything I have opposed in my entire career". The House healthcare proposal is a step backward into the "good old days" before the Great Society, when Americans could close their eyes to the realities ...

by | March 27, 2017 | 01:43

The demonstrations follow the death on Monday evening of Timothy Caughman , who police said was stabbed to death with a sword by a white supremacist in Midtown Manhattan. A US Army spokesperson confirmed to DailyMail.com that James Harris Jackson served in the Army from March 2009 until August 2012. The Democratic mayor is calling on New Yorkers to "speak clearly and forcefully in the face of intolerance and violence".

by | March 27, 2017 | 01:15

While the USA didn't get all it wanted - such as a explicit pledge to ensure trade is fair - that's a much pared-down formulation compared with the group's statement a year ago, and omits a promise to "avoid all forms of protectionism ". "Mnuchin made the point earlier last week that the Trump administration has no desire for trade wars but does want certain trade relationships to be fairer for US workers", Societe Generale's Michala Marcussen wrote in a note.

by | March 27, 2017 | 01:14

President of the Midlands Gateway Chamber, Tom Griffith says that the action will "seriously affect" small business owners and commuters. Unions are in dispute with the company over cuts to pay, the casualisation of work and the threat of job losses at the company.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:57

Hezbollah claimed that Badradinne, who many believe directed the group's campaign in Syria, was killed in an airstrike. Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, in turn, said that if Syria employed its air defense system against the Israeli warplanes, it would be eliminated.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:50

In a stunning defeat for Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday cancelled a vote on the GOP bill to replace Obamacare because he did not have enough votes from his own members to pass the legislation. Yes, after all their talk, and after all these years, Republicans finally achieved real power in Washington - and promptly failed to repeal and replace ObamaCare.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:38

It is not clear why the government wants to link all PAN cards to the Aadhaar card and what it hopes to achieve by making Aadhaar a mandatory requirement for filing income tax returns. For filing I-T returns, they can either give the number or mention that they have applied for Aadhaar. The government, in the Finance Bill 2017, has proposed to lower the limit on cash transactions to Rs 2 lakh from the Rs 3 lakh proposed in the Budget earlier this year.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:37

Daniel McCranie, nominees for election to the Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) Board of Directors at the 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, and T.J. On average, analysts forecast that Cypress Semiconductor Co . will post $0.67 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:26

The UK was ranked 22nd out of 24 European countries that offer statutory maternity pay , in a survey by the Trades Union Congress . Working mothers in Ireland and Slovakia don't receive any decently paid leave, said the TUC. 'My advice to all new mums is to join a union. "Focusing on just one element, such as maternity pay, might mean you don't get your bang for your buck of investment".

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:24

Tennessee (19-11), which has appeared in all 36 women's NCAA Tournaments, is the 5 seed. The other 31 first-round games have overlapping starting times and will be televised regionally on ESPN2. Plus, the Final Four being in Dallas might help Baylor , who the Huskies may have to get by at that stage. The Stanford Cardinal went 28-5 this season in women's basketball and are now ranked 6th in both the AP and USA Today Polls.