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Clapper says Trump weakening US institutions

When Tapper asked if "internally" meant from President Trump - who sent shockwaves around the country and the globe this week by firing FBI Director James Comey...


Family Says JetBlue Kicked Them Off Plane Over Carry-On Cake

A USA family has been left dumbfounded after being kicked off a flight for attempting to bring a birthday cake onboard. "A flight attendant nicely asked me to...


Snap stock plunges in USA following earnings report

He said he's seen a lot of teens replace the telephone icon at the bottom of their phones' most-used apps with the Snapchat app. However analysts were expecti...


Hurdles king McLeod puts seven-step start on hold

Omar McLeod saw off a stellar field to win the 110 metres hurdles in 13.09 seconds, with the Olympic champion finishing ahead of Orlando Ortega, while Noah Lyle...


Here's what Warren Buffett said about IITs and India

Buffett noted that many iPhone purchasers are repeat customers who know a new phone will be introduced regularly, or buy them for such occasions as graduations....


SLIDESHOW: Top baby names for 2016 revealed

At the time of a child's birth, parents supply the name to the agency when applying for a child's Social Security card, thus making Social Security America's so...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

North Korea equated the plot to an "armed invasion" and vowed revenge. "Only the Central Intelligence Agency can produce such substance", it said , adding th...


Where Allergan plc (AGN) Stands on ABR?

The company has a market cap of $79.95 billion, a P/E ratio of 6.25 and a beta of 1.07. The business has a 50 day moving average of 239.24 and a 200 day movin...


Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level Since 2007

Unemployment rates aren't the only useful measure of the job situation. "I'm frankly surprised that this late into an expansion the economy is still adding jobs...


Trump signs order to ease ban on political activity by churches

Vice President Mike Pence introduced Trump at the ceremony in the White House Rose Garden, calling the president " a believer " who has " an unshakeable faith...


Talk From Russia, Saudi Arabia Losing Impact On Oil Markets

The higher prices were a result of top exporter and de facto OPEC leader Saudi Arabia saying on Monday it would "do whatever it takes" to rebalance a market tha...


Macron honors man killed by French far-right

France's tense presidential race is colliding with May Day labor marches in a campaign dominated by worries over jobs and seen as a test of populism's global ap...


Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up

At the same time , the Trump plan would eliminate the estate tax and the alternative minimum tax , thereby benefiting some of the richest taxpayers. to th...


Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) Volume Spiking Mid-session

Trillium Asset Management Llc increased Newell Brands Inc (NWL) stake by 55.81% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. VIAULT RAYMOND G sold $169,289 worth of Newell...


American Airlines SUED by passenger who was 'CRUSHED' by two obese travellers

A NSW man is suing American Airlines after he became squashed sitting next to two " grossly obese " passengers during a long-haul flight. Taylor said he was...


Barclays Capital Indicated AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) As 'Equal Weight'

The current consensus rating on AK Steel Holding (NYSE: AKS ) is Hold (Score: 2.25) with a consensus target price of $7.72 per share, a potential 34.20% upside....


US Environmental Chief Scott Pruitt To Recuse Himself From Court Cases

When the EPA announced on April 28 its site was "undergoing changes that reflect the agency's new direction under President Trump and Administrator Scott Pruit...


Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

Buffett had harsh words for Wells Fargo's managers who failed to respond promptly to the sales practices scandal that cost the former CEO his job a year ago. Wa...


Perdue recalls chicken sausage because of pieces of blue plastic

There are no confirmed reports that anyone was injured. Purdue Foods, LLC., is located in Gainesville, Georgia but the contaminated product was shipped to dis...


Asian development lender takes stock as US policy shifts

Robert Orr, a former U.S. Ambassador to the ADB, also said Trump's unpredictability could damage his credibility with the global community, which could in turn ...


Crude futures settle higher but post third weekly loss

The sell off came as other commodity prices fell sharply - gold is down by more than 3%, or $US40 an ounce to around $US1,228 an ounce. "The risk of a higher ...


Messi, Suarez and Neymar combine to down Villarreal

Cedric Bakambu had briefly caused concern with an equaliser that exposed the defensive flaws that have hampered Luis Enrique's men all season. Neymar opened t...


Unemployment rate fell to 4.4% in April, a 10-year low

In the jobs report that came out Friday morning, some of the biggest gains came in leisure and hospitality, health care and social assistance, financial activit...


Gold slips Rs 172 in futures trade on global cues

Globally, gold fell 0.26 per cent to Dollars 1,253.60 an ounce and silver slipped 0.36 per cent to USD 16.75 an ounce in Singapore. Gold bounced on Friday aft...


Brent crude falls below $50 in London for first time since March

Gasoline futures fell 3.2% to $1.4851 a gallon, trading at a three-month low. USA gasoline supplies probably rose by 1 million barrels and inventories of dist...


Senators decry state of air travel after passenger incidents

We didn't offer enough compensation or travel options to incentivize a passenger to give up a seat. United is by no means the only culprit. Complaints and t...


SpaceX postpones secret United States spy satellite launch due to 'sensor issue'

The successful liftoff was from the Kennedy Space Center on Cape Canaveral, Florida. United States private space firm SpaceX's prestigious and first spy sate...


United Kingdom construction growth surprises, hitting four-month high: PMI

The Markit US purchasing managers' index showed a rise to 53.1 for April from 52.8 the month before, and slightly better than the flash estimate of 52.5. Tim Mo...


Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin (a half-billionaire according to Fortune ) admitted that middle class families might wind up paying more taxes. "We should see his...


Saudi land push in Yemen would cause heavy casualties - top prince

JEDDAH: Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed has said there is no space for dialogue with Iran due to its Shiite ambitions "to control the Islamic world". Iran ...