Economy

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:38

Gregg Allman died today in his home in Savannah, Georgia. Music legend and the king of Southern rock Gregg Allman has passed away aged 69. Then he re-tuned the guitar to an open tuning, took out a pouch with metal fingerpicks (which he put on) and showed me the riff, talking the whole time about how he was inspired to play in such a manner by Tim Buckley.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:15

The discussions between Kushner and ambassador Sergey Kislyak took place between Trump's election triumph and his inauguration in January and reportedly left the ambassador shocked at the suggestion the American could be allowed to use embassy equipment.

by | May 28, 2017 | 09:54

Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the Dutch finance minister, and head of the so-called eurogroup of finance minister said: "We were very close and we were just unable to manage it tonight". Greek lawmakers approved a reforms package last Thursday that includes pension cuts and tax hikes as demanded by the country's creditors to pave the way for the disbursement of bailout funds totaling more than Euro 7 billion and to begin talks on debt relief.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:14

Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, citing seven current and former us officials. That remark came after more than one question from the press about the president's son-in-law, who has broad influence in the White House and is under scrutiny in the FBI investigation of any Russian election meddling or ties between Russia and the Trump campaign.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:13

The Rev. Joey Crutcher , father of Terence Crutcher , talks with the media following the verdict in the trial of Betty Shelby in Tulsa, Okla ., Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Shelby said she "didn't have time to pull out her Taser". Crutcher's family called the verdict a disappointment, and called the police department "corrupt".

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:00

Diego Costa's late equaliser was a hammer-blow, but Arsenal responded, when Olivier Giroud , just off the bench, brilliantly set up Aaron Ramsey for a diving header to win the trophy. Police stand guard outside Wembley Stadium ahead of the FA Cup final soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea , in Wembley , London , Saturday, May 27, 2017 .

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:02

In 2016, Allman cancelled several tour dates, before announcing in August that he was "under his doctor's care at the Mayo Clinic". Back in March (17), he made a decision to scrap all of his 2017 scheduled performances to focus on getting well.

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:02

Antonio Conte singled out Aaron Ramsey's quick-fire goal as the key reason for his side's FA Cup final loss to Arsenal . For Arsenal it was time for redemption what has been a failed season in which they could not finish in the top-four for the first time in more than a decade.

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:24

Under the obscure budget reconciliation process, Republicans could pass a repeal bill with a majority, rather than a supermajority, since such bills are not subject to the filibuster. "As far as I'm concerned, it will go no further", Straus said. Because the sales tax increase would take effect on July 1, and the income tax reductions would begin on January 1, 2018, the proposal provides $147 million of new revenue to balance the 2017-18 budget, but is projected to produce growing deficits ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:53

He also refused to explicitly endorse the mutual defense agreement that has been activated only once, during the terrorist attacks of September, 2001. "It's natural that the president of the United States is in the front row", he added. Instead of following presidential tradition by making his global debut in a neighboring democracy like Canada or Mexico, Trump flew to Saudi Arabia, the repressive desert kingdom.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:53

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . Horrell Capital Management holds 0.66% or 27,160 shares. Virginia Retirement System Et Al reported 38,400 shares. Td Asset Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 0.01% in Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS). The Switzerland-based Gam Ag has invested 0.07% in Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS).

by | May 28, 2017 | 09:14

The attack happened at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 people and injuring more than 60, the BBC reported . Britain's Queen Elizabeth speaks to Evie Mills, 14, from Harrogate, her mother, Karen and dad, Craig during a visit to the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital in Manchester, Britain May 25, 2017.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:42

Before further details were published by the New York Times , Ms Rudd had said she had been "very clear with our friends that that should not happen again". Not only were the photographs published, but the newspaper gave a detailed account of the explosive device and how the attack was probably carried out.

by | May 28, 2017 | 09:03

Taipei Time) It is urging passengers not to go to the airports. Last month Germany's Lufthansa and Air France suffered a global system outage which prevented them from boarding passengers. The outage comes on a busy holiday weekend in Britain, where Monday is a public holiday and many schoolchildren are beginning their half-term break.

by | May 28, 2017 | 09:23

Authorities were bracing up to prevent a recurrence of the 2016 unrest that saw almost a 100 dead. In a separate incident, six infiltrating militants were killed in a clash with Army troops in Uri sector of the Line of Control (LoC) in Baramulla district.

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:58

After today's victory Wenger , asked about his future, said: "We have a board meeting on Tuesday". And for me to decide, It's up to the board and me. Here, however, Wenger coaxed and cajoled an inspired 90 minutes out of his Arsenal side in a performance that can rank alongside their finest in recent seasons.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:05

The leak came after the name of the alleged attacker, 22-year-old Salman Abedi , was reported by United States media on Tuesday, quoting U.S. officials, before British police had released it publicly. A woman arrested in the Blackley area of Manchester on Wednesday has been released without charge. She vowed that the attack would not change that.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:25

Yes, Arsenal is a much sought after position, but the team does need to spend to contend. The 67-year-old Frenchman's brow has been constantly furrowed this season with intense speculation about his future overshadowing a campaign that saw the Gunners fail to finish in the top four for the first time since he took charge in 1996.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:05

He and his older brother Duane formed the nucleus of The Allman Brothers Band . Other health problems plagued Allman, including Hepatitis C, which he said he contacted decades earlier through a tattoo needle, bulging discs in his back, and an upper respiratory condition stemming from a liver transplant.

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:13

The 67-year-old was asked about his future immediately following the final whistle on Saturday evening. And by the end of the season the Arsenal squad, as so often in the past, had been wrecked by injury. Fair play to him, he changed the system. "Hopefully he will be here next season ". Am I the right man to lead this club further and that's it? (AFP/Getty Images) Arsenal have ended their season on a high.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:15

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg defended Trump , saying that although he was "blunt" he had "a very plain and clear message on the expectations" of allies. The 28 member nations, plus soon-to-join Montenegro, will renew an old vow to move toward spending 2 percent of their gross domestic product on defense by 2024.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:26

The Pentagon plan is to closely simulate a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) aimed at the U.S. homeland, with the test scheduled for next Tuesday. North Korea characterises its missile tests as "part of normal procedures to bolster the military capabilities for self-defence and a process that has to be gone through for deployment", Kim said today.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:20

Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,529,156 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $77,757,000 after buying an additional 129,861 shares during the period. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 28th will be given a $0.455 dividend.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:18

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods set a $15.00 target price on New York Community Bancorp and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 4th. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:20

ONE manager goes in search of history, while the other seeks salvation as Arsenal and Chelsea do battle this afternoon in the FA Cup final at Wembley . "I'm proud having done this - winning the championship without losing and winning seven FA Cups ", Wenger said. I believe that I just want to do well for his club.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:40

We are sending fire departments into these neighborhoods. MidAmerican Energy said Wednesday that almost 6,600 of its Iowa customers had no power, including almost 6,100 in Fort Dodge. The tornado in Barron County killed a resident. NWS meteorologist Rick Smith said the most damaging tornado was on the ground for five to 10 miles in the area of Elk City, Oklahoma .

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:39

But 51% said that Mrs May would make a better PM, compared with 30% for Mr Corbyn. Campaigning in Britain's general election , set for June 8, resumed after being suspended because of the bombing late which followed an Ariana Grande concert.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:17

As of 0653 GMT, brent crude futures were at US$52.08 (RM224.66) per barrel, up 26 cents, or 0.5 per cent, from their last close. WTI Crude is now trading up 3.03 percent at $49.29 per barrel, with Brent Crude up 2.93 percent at $52.33 (1126GMT).

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:31

Crude oil plunged five percent following the Thursday announcement as investors were disappointed the meeting did not produce bigger supply cuts. An alliance of numerous world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months - an effort to support prices that will prove hard in the face of growing production from the United States.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:25

The move, which was then ratified by non-OPEC producers, was the base-case scenario for the market and means the 1.8 million barrel per day supply cut will roll over until the first-quarter of 2018. "All indications are solid that a nine-month extension is the optimum, and should bring us to within the five-year average of inventories by the end of the year", said Saudi Arabia's energy minister, Khalid al-Falih, who co-chaired the meeting with his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:10

The Sultanate reached one million barrels per day average production for the first time in history in 2016 but will continue to choke its production at 970,000 bpd , slashing 45,000 bpd in adherence to the agreement. He said: "The new price of $54 per barrel should be seen as market response to the possible decision of OPEC to extend the production cut, which undoubtedly will reduce the glut or mop up excess supply of oil in the market".

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:59

That's due to US shale producers. OPEC commentary will continue to be monitored closely ahead of a formal announcement later in the NY session with sharp moves in prices if there is deviation from the expected deal. "The growth in US production is indeed daunting for the oil bull case", Jefferies said. Commerzbank cited data from the US Department of Energy saying US production was roughly 540,000 barrels per day higher in mid-May than at the start of the year.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:41

The staff cuts are part of a plan to lop $3 billion off the company's costs this year. Shares of Ford were up 0.4% to $10.98 about 7:30 a.m. Roughly half of Ford's employees are based in North America . The automaker will offer financial incentives, including generous early retirement offers, to encourage salaried employees to depart voluntarily by the end of September.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:10

They presently have a GBX 405 ($5.27) price target on the stock. AstraZeneca plc (ADR) had 26 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:MRK) has risen 16.86% since May 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.02% the S&P500. Cedar Rock Capital Ltd holds 7.67% of its portfolio in Clorox Co for 2.53 million shares.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:29

The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 456 ($5.93) per share, with a total value of £310.08 ($403.38). It has outperformed by 5.00% the S&P500. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 24 by Vetr. Future plc ( LON:FUTR ) opened at 257.19 on Tuesday. On Friday, January 27 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight".