China warns online retailers against dodgy Singles' Day sales tactics

However, the festival has been plagued with controversy as there have been accusations regarding underhanded tactics by these online shopping companies to get more customers. In the hours leading up to the midnight start of the event Alibaba hosted a... More..

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Anti-Trump protestors gather at Old Capitol Wednesday night
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Anti-Trump protestors gather at Old Capitol Wednesday night

United under the hashtag of #NotMyPresident, marchers have turned out in some cases by the thousands. Numerous protests were in cities with large Democratic bases - Atlanta, Austin, Boston , Chicago, Denver,...More..

Clinton, Trump make last-minute push for votes
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Clinton, Trump make last-minute push for votes

One thing is for certain: the extraordinary timing of Comey's letter to Congress jolted the race by emboldening Trump and forcing the Clinton campaign to play defence, right at a time the Democrat seemed to be ...More..

Clinton looks to shift focus to unity in race's final hours
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Clinton looks to shift focus to unity in race's final hours

It's unclear how numerous remaining voters will absorb news of Comey's latest announcement, which came less than 48 hours before polls open for traditional, in-person voting. A late fundraising email read: "We ...More..

White House won't defend nor criticize Comey
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

White House won't defend nor criticize Comey

He said at this point, if Trump secures the vote, markets will be caught by surprise - somewhat similar to how investors were shocked when the United Kingdom defied predictions and recently voted to leave the...More..

Oil rebounds after shock Trump victory for US presidency
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Oil rebounds after shock Trump victory for US presidency

Longer term, the reaction in oil markets to the election result would likely take a back seat to questions over whether Opec will be able to complete a deal to restrain output at its late November meeting in Vi...More..

Trump victory sets off protests in California, Oregon
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Trump victory sets off protests in California, Oregon

A spontaneous gathering at the University of Texas campus sparked a walkout as hundreds of students walked out of classrooms to join demonstrators in a march through downtown Austin. Media reports said the cr...More..

by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Dollar falls against Yen and Euro

Dow futures were down 4 percent at one point. "Investors will right now be in the process of attempting to differentiate between Trump's actual policy positions and some of the more outlandish statements made...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed

That includes plunges of 5.3 percent and 2.4 percent following President Obama's victories in 2008 and 2012, respectively. Our latest CBS News Battleground Tracker poll shows Trump and Clinton locked in virtu...More..

Letters; Electoral College not working well
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Letters; Electoral College not working well

Election Day is on the horizon and with the latest surprise of Fox News's false report of a Clinton indictment, the former Secretary of State's lead has grown from one point late last week to 4 points enteri...More..

by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Priceline shares add $6.8B in value Monday

Priceline shares rose $70.22 (+4.74%) to $1,550.55 in after-hours trading Monday. Susquehanna Initiated Priceline Group Inc on Oct 20, 2016 to "Positive", Price Target of the shares are set at $1700.Company ...More..

Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours

Clinton vowed to be a president for all Americans, and said "we must make sure it remains a place, where everyone is included, where people who are willing to work hard can get ahead and stay ahead, where we re...More..

by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Markets Right Now: US stocks open sharply higher

Major North American stock markets soared Monday as investors placed their bets on Democrat Hillary Clinton emerging victorious over Republican Donald Trump, on the eve of a historic US presidential election. T...More..

Early voting data in 3 key states show spike in Latino turnout
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

Early voting data in 3 key states show spike in Latino turnout

He triumphed by 12.5 points. Moving forward, Nevada will prove to be an effective election outcome predictor. He prevailed by six points. Their underwhelming participation is part of the reason Republicans ...More..

Clinton campaign expects to match Obama's African American turnout
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

Clinton campaign expects to match Obama's African American turnout

According to them, Trump can not defend and protect the peculiarities and challenges of the minority African-Americans, if he becomes president. The problem, as explained in when a federal appeals court st...More..

by | Monday, November 07, 2016

No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Other visits to support the republican ticket include Trump's daughter, Ivanka, who is scheduled to hold a "Community Q & A" forum at 11 a.m. Monday at the Pinnical Center, 3330 Highland Drive, in Hudsonville. ...More..

OPEC talks production cuts at previously unannounced meeting
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

OPEC talks production cuts at previously unannounced meeting

If successfully ratified next month, it would be the first production cut agreement among oil producers in eight years. "We didn't finish all". USA crude prices hit 15-month highs on October 19, reacting to...More..

FBI chief: No charges against Clinton after new email review
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

FBI chief: No charges against Clinton after new email review

Since my letter, the FBI investigative team as been working around the clock to process and review a large vilume of emails from a device obtained in connection with an unrelated criminal investigation. Comey's...More..

Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold ahead of election
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold ahead of election

The dovish sentiment among Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) members increased in the Fed's November meeting. The federal funds rate is likely to remain, for some time, below levels that are expected to ...More..

by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Doors are starting to close on West Ham and their violent fans

It follows the ugly scenes which marred the EFL Cup tie between West Ham and Chelsea on Wednesday evening in which chairs and coins were thrown as police struggled to separate both sets of fans. "Hopefully We...More..

Suu Kyi says Myanmar dealing with Rakhine under rule of law
by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Suu Kyi says Myanmar dealing with Rakhine under rule of law

She has faced mounting criticism overseas for her government's handling of the crisis in Rakhine State, where soldiers are accused of raping and killing civilians and where aid workers were refused access until...More..

Stocks decline for a 9th day, despite strong jobs data
by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Stocks decline for a 9th day, despite strong jobs data

The slow, steady retreat of the stock market ahead of the 2016 election continued Friday, with the market falling for a ninth straight day. It had hit an nearly two-month high on Tuesday.Gold was hovering nea...More..

Cyrus Mistry's security guards rough up mediapersons at Bombay House, one injured
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Cyrus Mistry's security guards rough up mediapersons at Bombay House, one injured

Mumbai police has registered an assault case against six security staffers who had assaulted journalists stationed outside the Tata Group headquarters in Fort earlier today. "They will urgently make a decision,...More..

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 extends losing streak to 8 days
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 extends losing streak to 8 days

Stocks in the US gave back most of their gains on Friday and were poised to end in the red as renewed concerns about next week's election pushed up the CBOE Volatility Index, seen as a measure of investors' f...More..

by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Biggest rise for pound against dollar since July

The pound rose nearly a cent on Friday to register its best week against the dollar since October 2009, as worries eased that Britain would undergo a "hard" exit from the European Union and lose its access to t...More..

Fed leaves key rate unchanged but hints at upcoming hike
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Fed leaves key rate unchanged but hints at upcoming hike

Most analysts now expect the Fed to lift rates as early as December, which may not be the worst thing for the market. The Fed's decision to leave rates alone Wednesday had been widely expected. Both wanted to...More..

US designates 25000 miles of electric car-friendly highways
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

US designates 25000 miles of electric car-friendly highways

For now, the placement of the charging signs is limited to highway segments that have charging stations (existing or planned) at least every 50 miles. The Federal Highway Administration on Thursday unveiled n...More..

Clinton, Trump remain locked in dead heat — UPI/CVoter poll
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Clinton, Trump remain locked in dead heat — UPI/CVoter poll

According to law enforcement sources, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has made initial inquiries into Clinton Foundation activities and supposed contacts between Trump and accomplices with factions in Russi...More..

by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Could terror attacks disrupt the election?

The officials are keeping how they would respond to "influence operations" to themselves, but said they will be ready to counter misinformation and keep communication lines open. The administration's decision c...More..

Mizuho Securities Reiterated Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) As 'Buy'
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Mizuho Securities Reiterated Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) As 'Buy'

Downgraded the stock to Neutral from Overweight. The analyst concluded her report by cutting the price target of the stock down to $293 from $299. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in o...More..

Revenue Update on Discovery Communications(NASDAQ:DISCA)
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Revenue Update on Discovery Communications(NASDAQ:DISCA)

The stock concluded the recent trade at $30.74 with upbeat trend move of +1.09%. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rat...More..

Zimmer Biomet cuts forecasts, shares drop
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Zimmer Biomet cuts forecasts, shares drop

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.is based in US, in the very big sector Healthcare. According to the SEC, on Aug 24, 2016, Stuart G. Kleopfer (President, Americas) sold 3,397 shares at $129.71 per share price. Canac...More..

Hazelwood to close in March, workers to pocket $330000
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Hazelwood to close in March, workers to pocket $330000

Hazelwood is powered by brown coal, one of the most polluting sources of energy in the world. Australia's dirty coal-fired Hazelwood power station in the La Trobe Valley near Melbourne and an adjoining mine i...More..

Feds' deficit to be bigger: Scotiabank
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Feds' deficit to be bigger: Scotiabank

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, however, welcomed the additional spending on green infrastructure and public transit, but expressed some concerns about the infrastructure bank and why its investments had to p...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

After Friday's attack, XiongMai recalls millions of devices that use its tech

The malware itself isn't particularly sophisticated but it's tremendously effective as Internet connected devices often have poor security and easy to guess default passwords . When users can't get to services...More..

Woman denied $43 million jackpot, offered steak dinner instead
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Woman denied $43 million jackpot, offered steak dinner instead

That's when the stunning reversal of fortune began, according to WABC . After being escorted away from the casino with security surrounding her, she was told to come back to the casino the following day. U...More..

Zacks Rating For CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) At 1.8
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Zacks Rating For CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) At 1.8

During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.70 earnings per share. The company has an Average Rating of 2.45 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters. Several large investors have recen...More..

Dakota Access Pipeline protest: Standoff over makeshift bridge
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Dakota Access Pipeline protest: Standoff over makeshift bridge

Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault said he applauds President Barack Obama's commitment to protect the tribe's sacred lands, water and water users downstream of the Sioux reservation, but sa...More..

Bank of Japan moderates monetary policy approach
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Bank of Japan moderates monetary policy approach

It also leaves the next move up to Kuroda's successor, as the target date is nearly a year after his term ends. At the two-day policy meeting that ended on Tuesday, it also left unchanged its 10-year governme...More..

California Resources Corporation (NYSE:CRC)
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

California Resources Corporation (NYSE:CRC)

It is primarily engaged in the exploitation, development and acquisition of unconventional oil and liquids-rich natural gas properties primarily located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio and Penns...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Howard Weil Boosts Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) Price Target to $47.00

With an institutional ownership near 77.8%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 4.08. Zacks Investment Research cut Marathon Petroleum Corp. from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research note...More..

What are Analysts report about: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

What are Analysts report about: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)

Higher EPS estimate is noted at $0.50 while lowest EPS estimate among analysts is targeted at $0.40. Zacks Investment Research raised Juniper Networks from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note ...More..

Bill Murray gives ticketless Indiana woman World Series seat
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Bill Murray gives ticketless Indiana woman World Series seat

When asked what she and Murray talked about during the game, Michel said that they mostly talked about family and growing up going to games at Wrigley Field. Suddenly, Murray turned around and gave her his extr...More..

Harry Potter star Emma Watson turns 'book fairy' on London Underground
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Harry Potter star Emma Watson turns 'book fairy' on London Underground

The book is the latest selection for Our Shared Shelf , the online feminist book club she started in January. As a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, the actress serves as the face of the UN Women's initiative H...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Jon Lester will be in Cubs' bullpen for rest of World Series

He's a pretty strong guy. "We will be ready with all of our people". "I know the atmosphere of this game is not the same, but it's still the same game", Tomlin said. Carlos Santana will switch back with Mike...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Carney bounce proves short-lived for sterling

Under the terms of his appointment in 2013, Mr Carney agreed to stay at the bank for five years, until 2018, with the option to stay for a further three. Amid intense speculation in the media over the weekend, ...More..

Starbucks rolls out 'unity' cup ahead of Election Day
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Starbucks rolls out 'unity' cup ahead of Election Day

Bradford Hornsby is an editor, music writer, web producer, and pop culture blogger for CBS stations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Artist Shogo Ota creates his art on the window of a Starbucks store on F...More..

by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Tense oil pipeline protest subsides at least temporarily

Tires burn as armed soldiers and law enforcement officers stand in formation on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block constructio. L...More..

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Sell Their New Orleans Home
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Sell Their New Orleans Home

Sources connected to Pitt have denied that he did anything wrong. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have sold their home in New Orleans' famed neighborhood for $4.9 million, according to The Hollywood Repor...More..

US Consumer Spending Enters Holiday Season with Strong Growth
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

US Consumer Spending Enters Holiday Season with Strong Growth

Consumer spending rebounded strongly in September, increasing by the most in three months as incomes also improved, the Commerce Department said Monday . The personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index...More..