Economy

Dow dives over 700 points as Trump calls market turmoil short-term 'pain'

Dow dives over 700 points as Trump calls market turmoil short-term 'pain'

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq each declined more than 2%. The Stoxx Europe 600 slid 1.2%, while most Asian stock indexes also fell. Farm equipment maker Deere lost $4.47, or 2.9 percent, to $148.57...

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Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan

Unfortunately for Sandberg, NPR's Steve Inskeep didn't abide by the rules of the room, instead pressing her on the company's power and its respect for users privacy in the wake of the Cambridge Ana...

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Younkers At Empire Mall To Close This Year

Younkers At Empire Mall To Close This Year

The Younkers store at the Bay Park Square Mall in Ashwaubenon is closing, according to parent company Bon-Ton. The letter states that one of the store closings will be the Duluth Younkers located at...

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Cancer patient wins $30 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson

Cancer patient wins $30 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson

Imerys will appeal, she said. J&J won the first case to go trial over mesothelioma claims tied to its baby powder when a California jury ruled in November that the product wasn't responsib...

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CBI books Vadodara-based firm for Rs 2654 cr fraud

CBI books Vadodara-based firm for Rs 2654 cr fraud

Nirav left India on January 1, while Choksi did so on January 4 - much before the PNB lodged a complaint with the Central Bureau of Investigation that the billionaire diamond merchant and his partner...

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Monsanto Company, (NYSE: MON) - Investor's Alert (Volatility Analysis)

Monsanto Company, (NYSE: MON) - Investor's Alert (Volatility Analysis)

Checking on recent price levels compared to prior highs and lows, we have seen that Monsanto Company ( MON ) recently traded -4.95% away from the 50-day high and moved 1.77% from the 50-day low. Hou...

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US Unemployment Rate Stays Steady At 4.1%

US Unemployment Rate Stays Steady At 4.1%

The youth unemployment rate, which applies to 16 to 24 age group, edged down to 2.4 percent from 2.5 percent. "We expect two further interest rate increases of 0.25% this year, with the next likely ...

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USA economy added 103000 jobs in March, a sharp drop from February

USA economy added 103000 jobs in March, a sharp drop from February

But they shouldn't ignore two other possible reasons why the economy created just 103,000 jobs, down from a revised 326,000 in February and the second-lowest figure of the past 12 months. Still, job g...

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Uber fares surge islandwide following Grab app outage

Uber fares surge islandwide following Grab app outage

The PCC said it will evaluate and analyze if after the acquisition, prices will likely increase; ride-sharing services will deteriorate; passengers will effectively have less options; and how likely o...

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Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Thought Cambridge Analytica

Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Thought Cambridge Analytica "Data Had Been Deleted"

Sandberg on " Today " detailed some of the steps Facebook is taking to let users opt out of sharing some but not all of their data, like choosing not to hear from specific advertisers. "We could've do...

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Alibaba Group (BABA) Given a $220.00 Price Target at Barclays

Alibaba Group (BABA) Given a $220.00 Price Target at Barclays

On Thursday, 05, Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) were valued at $172.57 and moved 0.29%. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 25 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 1 given HOLD rating to ...

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U.S. to Consider Another $100 Billion in New China Tariffs

U.S. to Consider Another $100 Billion in New China Tariffs

Mr Trump's top economic adviser, Lawrence Kudlow, said earlier on Thursday in an interview with Fox Business Network that negotiations were ongoing. A spokeswoman for the agricultural department of ...

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Corpse kept in freezer for 3 years in Kolkata

Corpse kept in freezer for 3 years in Kolkata

It is learnt that the Subhabrata's mother Bina died on April 7, 2015 in a private nursing home. According to Police a body of a woman Bina Majumdar (88) was recovered from a refrigerator from her resi...

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Apply fizzy drink sugar tax to coffee, says George Osborne

Apply fizzy drink sugar tax to coffee, says George Osborne

To coincide with the introduction of the levy, the agency released figures showing a child in England has a tooth removed in hospital every 10 minutes due to preventable decay. But he conceded custome...

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Commonwealth Games 2018: Sally Pearson set to quit in Games shock

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sally Pearson set to quit in Games shock

The former Olympic champion, 31, is the face of the Games, but she said a long-standing Achilles' problem flared up two days ago and left her unable to clear hurdles in training. However, she doesn't ...

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Masters: Tiger Woods finishes strongly to salvage 73 on day one

The four-times victor, who struggled to keep many of his tee shots from sailing right and could not take advantage of any of the four par-five holes, steadied the ship late on to post a one-over ...

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Virgin Galactic Lands First Rocket-Powered Test Flight After 2014 Fatal Accident

Virgin Galactic Lands First Rocket-Powered Test Flight After 2014 Fatal Accident

At this stage, the pilots raised the vehicle's tail booms to a 60 degree angle to the fuselage, into the "feathered" configuration. Alsbury died in the crash , and pilot Peter Siebold was severely in...

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Trump to tout tax overhaul in WV

Trump to tout tax overhaul in WV

Mr. Trump and other Republicans are focusing on the benefits of the tax overhaul they pushed through Congress previous year, ahead of midterm elections this fall. Trump took particular aim at Manchin...

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Analysts Set BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) PT at $43.54

Analysts Set BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) PT at $43.54

Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may show the stock as being oversold. About 2,363 shares traded. The hedge fund run by Thomas E. Claugus held 919,000 shares of the catalog and speci...

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Sears, Delta Air Lines say customer payment information breached in cyberattack

Sears, Delta Air Lines say customer payment information breached in cyberattack

Delta Air Lines , Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally. (NYSE: DAL ) on Friday, October 13. 5,410 are held by Glob Endowment Mng...

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United Kingdom vehicle sales slide for 12th consecutive month in March

United Kingdom vehicle sales slide for 12th consecutive month in March

Demand for diesel was down almost 40 per cent compared with the same month a year ago, while alternatively fuelled vehicles (AVFS) were up 5.7 per cent. So it's not exactly doom and gloom for the Unit...

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Other view: Why Trump's support for Sinclair Broadcasting is so concerning

Other view: Why Trump's support for Sinclair Broadcasting is so concerning

More alarming, some media outlets publish these same fake stories, stories that simply aren't true, without checking facts first. And Sinclair's own predilection for using their stations to bolster ...

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Twitter bans 270000 accounts for promoting terrorism

Twitter bans 270000 accounts for promoting terrorism

Twitter in a blog , said, "This is down 8.4% from the volume shared in the previous reporting period and is the second consecutive reporting period in which we've seen a drop in the number of accoun...

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Scoot flight returns to Singapore after alleged bomb threat; man arrested

Scoot flight returns to Singapore after alleged bomb threat; man arrested

The flight TR634 bound for Hat Yai was escorted safely back by Singapore's air force, the Scoot Airlines said. Two Singapore fighter jets escorted a civilian plane bound for Thailand safely back...

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Gold steady as China-US trade tensions escalate

Gold steady as China-US trade tensions escalate

Gold prices edged lower on Tuesday, having surged in the previous session as falling USA stock markets and fears of a global trade war pushed investors towards safer assets. tariffs following the Sect...

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RBI keeps repo rate, reverse repo rate unchanged

RBI keeps repo rate, reverse repo rate unchanged

All 61 respondents had predicted the rate would be kept on hold at its lowest level since November 2010. Consequently, the reverse repo rate is 5.75 per cent and the marginal standing facility (MSF)...

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United Kingdom mobile operators pay close to £1.4bn for 5G spectrum

United Kingdom mobile operators pay close to £1.4bn for 5G spectrum

Ofcom's spectrum capping means that EE cannot bid on the 2.3GHz band that is immediately usable by operators, although everybody can bid on 3.4GHz due to its importance for 5G. Three, which is owned ...

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Public reporting will not shift pay gap, experts warn

Public reporting will not shift pay gap, experts warn

The Drum has delved into the mass of data published - which includes over 10,000 employers and United Kingdom businesses - and pulled out the relevant figures. The most alarming figure comes from Rock...

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Vauxhall investment safeguards 1400 Luton jobs

Vauxhall investment safeguards 1400 Luton jobs

PSA say the decision, despite Brexit questions, is thanks in no small part to the flexible stance of the Unite Union, and the support from the Government and Luton Borough Council. And it could contin...

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Nike (NYSE:NKE) Given

Nike (NYSE:NKE) Given "Hold" Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Everyone seems to have their own opinion of this stock. The flows out of the USA and into global funds showed a huge divergence, but the performance was almost identical. NKE indicated a yearly up ...

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