Brazil's Odebrecht to Pay U.S., Switzerland Billions in Fines

The almost three-year "Car Wash" investigation, named for a Brasilia gas station where some of the alleged money laundering took place, also contributed to the downfall of Brazil's former president, Dilma Rousseff. The document describes the paymen... More..

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NORAD prepares annual Santa Tracker for Christmas weekend
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

NORAD prepares annual Santa Tracker for Christmas weekend

Though actual tracker isn't active quite yet - right now, it's simply counting down until December 24 when Santa begins making his moves - you can still explore the site and app and keep yourself entertained wi...More..

Energy Transfer Partners Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ETP
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Energy Transfer Partners Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ETP

Earnings per share (ttm) for CSX Corp. CELP's profit will be $2.13M for 14.28 P/E if the $0.19 EPS becomes a reality. The Next Quarter EPS growth is 280%, Long term annual growth estimate of 5%, Annual EPS grow...More..

Modi received kickbacks as Gujarat CM: Rahul Gandhi
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Modi received kickbacks as Gujarat CM: Rahul Gandhi

We want to know if the records with signatures of I-T officials are true. While Modi hit out at the opposition for "barring the parliament from running", Gandhi alleged that the PM's decision of demonetisatio...More..

Racist tirade at Jefferson Mall goes viral
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Racist tirade at Jefferson Mall goes viral

In the footage, the customer in question can be heard demanding the Latinx woman "Go back wherever the fuck you come from, lady". "The taxpayers probably paid for all the stuff". JCPenney said in a statement ...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Dow closing in on 20000

On Wall Street, the Dow had ended Tuesday just 25 points shy of the magical 20,000 barrier helped by a 1.68 percent gain in Goldman Sachs GS.N . The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 6 points, or 0.3 percent...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

New Analyst Ratings On Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

There was another key research note provided by Berenberg on Tuesday November 22, 2016. The stock has earnings growth of 87.10% yoy and showed a low EPS growth of -57.30% over the past five years. They issued a...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Toddler killed in road rage shooting while out with grandmother

A reward totaling $40,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest. "We lost some family members, Lord". The toddler was on a shopping trip with his grandmother over the weekend when the gun...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Volkswagen strikes deal to address 80000 polluting diesel vehicles, judge says

That amount will cover buyback, fix and cancelled leases for the affected models, as well as $225 million for a fund to mitigate pollution, Cynthia Giles, a senior official with the Environmental Protection Age...More..

Congo Opposition: Peacefully Resist Kabila's 'Coup D'etat'
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Congo Opposition: Peacefully Resist Kabila's 'Coup D'etat'

Three of the demonstrators were armed, added Jean-Claude Kazembe, governor of the Upper Katanga district which includes Lubumbashi. Opposition activists have accused Kabila of trying to cling to power by lett...More..

TSX May Open Higher with Oil Prices
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

TSX May Open Higher with Oil Prices

The OPEC and other producers led by Russian Federation have announced cutbacks of nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) in oil production from January 2017 in an effort to bolster prices to reduce rampant gl...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Liverpool leave it late to beat Everton

Everton will have to make do without Phil Jagielka after he was sent off late on against Arsenal but Gareth Barry could be back in contention after sitting out last weeks clash. "I'm thankful and very happy to...More..

Walgreens, Rite Aid shed 865 stores to close $9.4B deal
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Walgreens, Rite Aid shed 865 stores to close $9.4B deal

Fred's runs 647 general merchandise discount stores clustered mainly in the Southeast, and it operates 371 full-service pharmacy departments within its stores. The deal makes sense for Fred's to buy some Walg...More..

Obama Blocks Drilling in Atlantic Waters
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Obama Blocks Drilling in Atlantic Waters

One month before the end of his presidency, President Barack Obama ordered large swaths of the Atlantic and Arctic oceans to be off-limits "indefinitely" to future oil drilling. "President Obama is doing a grea...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Blue-chip stocks of the day: The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ:KHC)

This showed the surprise of -50% in the last quarter earnings. On average, analysts expect Kraft Heinz to post $3.26 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3.94 EPS for the next fiscal year. The number of times t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

WPP Receives Subpoenas from US Department of Justice

The Justice Department's antitrust division has been investigating whether ad agencies had rigged bids to favor in-house production units. Omnicom and Publicis confirmed on Friday that they had received...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Volkswagen Is Close to Another Billion Dollar Settlement

Reports said Volkswagen, which is closely working with the US authorities, has reportedly agreed to buy-back about 20,000 so-called first-generation cars of the 3-liter model, and to sort the remaining 60,000 s...More..

Platinum Partners: Founder, Six Others Charged In $1B Securities Fraud Case
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Platinum Partners: Founder, Six Others Charged In $1B Securities Fraud Case

The indictment lists nine co-conspirators without naming them. On or about December, 13, 2015, Nordlicht, Landesman and an unnamed co-conspirator sent emails "that contemplated Nordlicht and Co-Conspirator 1 fl...More..

US housing begins to tumble from nine-year high
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

US housing begins to tumble from nine-year high

After posting the strongest reading since 2007 in October, housing starts, or groundbreaking on new construction projects, plunged a surprise 18.7 percent according to the Commerce Department. The housing marke...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Disney and MLB secure rights to 'League of Legends' tourney streaming

As per Riot Games, a new partnership deal came intro fruition with BAMTech that is special for not only League of Legends but the delivery of Esports content in the future. "This is a game changer for our spo...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Italy prepares to pump €15 bln into ailing banks

Italian police have arrested a key adviser to Rome's 5Star Movement mayor in a corruption investigation, prompting the populist party to cancel a flash mob in support of the embattled Monte dei Paschi di Siena...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Salvation Army still short on donations and volunteers

With his dog and coworkers by his side, he rings to help the Salvation Army provide for those in need. You seem them out every year around this time, standing in the cold outside of stores and other businesse...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Behind the bid for Sky is a less powerful Murdoch empire

He's just agreed a £10.75-per-share cash offer from 21st Century Fox for the 61 per cent of the business it doesn't already own, valuing the company at £18.5 billion. This time around, News Corp. and its newspa...More..

Christmas travel chaos on the cards as airport staff threaten strike action
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Christmas travel chaos on the cards as airport staff threaten strike action

British Airways cabin crew and staff at United Kingdom airports have confirmed they would hold industrial action on Christmas Day in a dispute over pay and working conditions. Unite general secretary Len McClus...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Newspaper no longer stands by story of boy dying in Santa's arms

Engineers are important. Some even drift toward self-important. "I really don't think that she should be fired". A local Santa Claus actor, Eric Schmitt-Matzen, turned into a national hero after telling the ...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Japan Overtakes China as Largest Holder of U.S. Treasuries

China has been the largest foreign holder of USA debt since 2008, with the exception of February previous year, when Japan briefly overtook China as the largest overseas creditor. China's reduction of its hol...More..

Mortgage applications fall 4 percent as refinancings hit by postelection rates
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Mortgage applications fall 4 percent as refinancings hit by postelection rates

Rates went down to a 3-year low following the 2016 election. Whether more big increases are ahead is now a hotly debated topic among economists, who have been predicting for years that today's historically ...More..

Harlem's One-Antlered Deer to be Euthanized
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Harlem's One-Antlered Deer to be Euthanized

The animal was originally planned to be euthanized after it was captured by Animal Care & Control, though reports suggested that officials would relocate it up-state. But on Thursday, after the deer left the ...More..

Consumer Prices Justify Rate Hike
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Consumer Prices Justify Rate Hike

With oil prices hovering around $50 per barrel, gasoline prices are likely to push higher. Expenses for shelter climbed 0.3 percent, as owners-equivalent rent, one of the categories created to track rental pr...More..

Inovalon Holdings Inc. (INOV) Sank To A New Low After Guidance Cut
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Inovalon Holdings Inc. (INOV) Sank To A New Low After Guidance Cut

Finally, First Analysis began coverage on shares of Inovalon Holdings in a research note on Monday, October 24th. They issued an equal weight rating and a $14.00 target price for the company. Cree, Inc.'s (CREE...More..

AMP Bank to increase rates for investors in 2017
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

AMP Bank to increase rates for investors in 2017

All 23 analysts in a Reuters poll had expected BI, ending a policy meeting shortly after the Federal Reserve hiked US rates, to hold its benchmark. The rupiah has dropped 1.4 per cent against the dollar in th...More..

What Southern Californians need to know about the Fed's interest rate hike
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

What Southern Californians need to know about the Fed's interest rate hike

The Fed's December rate hike was universally expected; however, its chair, Janet Yellen, was categorical during her news conference that the US central bank is "operating under a cloud of uncertainty at the mom...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

I want to play on the same team with Messi - Ronaldo

Whilst Ronaldo's collective achievement in winning both the Champions League and Euro 2016 was the reason he won the award, the 31-year-old also hushed the critics who suggested he was past his best at the star...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

The presidential vote recount in MI has revealed huge voter irregularities

Of those with problems, 144 precincts had fewer votes than recorded, and 248 had more votes than recorded. "There's always going to be small problems to some degree, but we didn't expect the degree of problem...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Nusli Wadia Files Defamation Suit Against Tata Sons In Bombay High Court

Wadia has said that he has not acted in concert with Mistry. Tata Chemicals has large cross holdings in various group companies such as unlisted Tata Sons, Tata Teleservices, Tata Projects, Tata Industries, T...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

States Accuse Teva, Mylan & Other Pharma Companies Of Price-Fixing

This company, allege the states, was the "principal architect and ringleader" of the price-fixing on these two drugs, constructing a "wide-ranging series of conspiracies which included numerous generic drug man...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

'Step Down Or Face Sanctions,' UN Envoy Tells Jammeh

Barrow told the BBC reporter who covered the elections that Jammeh's tenure ends on January 18 and he will declare himself president if Jammeh does not step down. I didn't even try. The head of the Gambian ...More..

Rs 3.5 crore old cash seized from Karol Bagh hotel
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Rs 3.5 crore old cash seized from Karol Bagh hotel

Five were detained in the raid and the officials found that the money belonged to hawala operators based in Bombay during the interrogation. In a joint raid conducted by the Income Tax Department and crime ...More..

Trump will be in violation of hotel lease once he's sworn in
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Trump will be in violation of hotel lease once he's sworn in

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - House Democrats say they have been told by a federal agency that President-elect Donald Trump must sell his stake in a luxury Washington hotel. Trump also will oversee the National Labor...More..

Alaska Air and Virgin America are now one
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Alaska Air and Virgin America are now one

Virgin aims for a hip, sassy ambience on its jets with mood lighting, boarding music, video at every seat and touch screen drink ordering. The deal also gives Alaska better access to high-demand airports in the...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

US Federal Reserve raises rates, more to come

The near-term risks to the economic outlook appear roughly balanced. European equities retreated Wednesday as investors tread cautiously ahead of a key US Federal Reserve meeting which is expected to result...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Cyrus Mistry ousted from Tata Teleservices' board of directors

He further said: "The outcome at TCS has only made my resolve to save the heritage of the Tata Group stronger, and I will continue to work on the crying need for governance reform". "The delay in closure of Nan...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Rs.2.89 crore unaccounted cash seized in Bengaluru flat

Officials also informed the Income Tax Department about the arrests, after which a team was sent to interrogate the three. The cash includes Rs 2.25 crore in new Rs 2,000 notes. The move comes amidst reports of...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

November WPI stands at 3.15%, five-month low number

The inflation for manufactured products rose to 3.2 per cent in November. The expenses on primary articles, which constitute 20.12 per cent of the WPI's total weight, rose by 1.25 per cent during November. Th...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Alaska Air completes Virgin America acquisition

Alaska and Virgin America are projected to generate more than $7 billion in annual revenue and operate about 280 aircraft. The combined fleet comprises 286 aircraft, including more than 150 mainline Alaska Boei...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Cleaning System From Black Money Very High On My Agenda: PM Modi

Addressing the gathering, Najib hailed ties between Malaysia and India and how they had brought about business opportunities, with Asia and Asean being touted as important economic regions of the future. He als...More..

North Carolina mail truck catches fire, packages rescued
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

North Carolina mail truck catches fire, packages rescued

The mail carrier and the passerby were unhurt during the incident. But only a few packages were actually damaged, and they were wet rather than burned. Wake Forest Fire Battalion Chief Ed Barrett said it wasn...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

US defense secretary in Israel as country gets F-35 jets

On December 10, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said that Ashton Carter would visit Israel to accompany the delivery of the jets. "The IDF and Israel's far reach is becoming longer, more secretive and more ef...More..

Donald Trump Taps Rick Perry To Head Agency He Once Forgot
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Donald Trump Taps Rick Perry To Head Agency He Once Forgot

Trump aides would not publicly confirm that Perry had been selected for energy secretary, but praised him for overseeing growth in Texas that was linked to the energy industry. Perry had his first interview a...More..

Sky Plc's (SKY)
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Sky Plc's (SKY) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Macquarie

Capita PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which creates and delivers services in business process management. Haitong Bank reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a GBX 875 ($11.12) price target on shares of ...More..