Rank, 888 make $4.68 bln bid for William Hill: FT

But William Hill's board "unanimously rejected" the offer, saying it posed "substantial risk" for shareholders. 888 fell 1.9 percent to 219.25 pence, while Rank eased 0.9 percent to 211 pence. However, it cautioned that it wasn't clear whether a de... More..

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Vail Resorts to buy Canada's Whistler Blackcomb

Brownlie. It also bought Australia's largest mountain resort - the Perisher ski resort - a year ago. Beyond its home state of Colorado the company has locations in Utah, California as well as it Perisher ski re...More..

Gary Johnson Delivers Best Donald Trump Diss of the Week
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Gary Johnson Delivers Best Donald Trump Diss of the Week

Rules say Rigell can return to the city committee if he applies at a later date and members accept him. In an interview with the Reno Gazette-Journal, Johnson said Trump will be watching the Olympics. Many ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Sterling hit by rate-setter's comments

The Bank will have to make up the shortfall at a later date to fulfil its recently announced QE plans. While acknowledging that there could be more rate cuts in the months ahead, BoE policymaker Ian McCaffert...More..

Coach's String Of Positive Earnings Surprises Continues
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Coach's String Of Positive Earnings Surprises Continues

In addition, Coach's subsidiary brand Stuart Weitzman brand, which was acquired past year, brought $84 million to the total sales this quarter, up from $79 million in the previous three months. Back on 8/4/20...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

USA stocks open higher; S&P trades near record highs

The main U.S. stock markets retreated on Monday afternoon with the Standard & Poor's 500 and the Nasdaq Composite falling from record intraday highs as healthcare stocks declined. The Nasdaq climbed 12 poin...More..

Nevada among 43 states in bank rate settlement with Barclays
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Nevada among 43 states in bank rate settlement with Barclays

It is used to establish interest rates on loans worldwide, so it affects municipal financial investments and bonds, adjustable rate loans, mortgages and student loans. Luther Strange, attorney general for Alaba...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Rahul Gandhi hails passage of GST, expresses concern over cap rate

Kentucky. would also lower barriers to doing business across state lines and. kids were some of likened it to the creation of the single market you're you. GST will broaden the tax base, which is necessary for...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Cognizant guidance fails to spook IT stocks; here's why

Revenues of $3.370 billion were nearly in line with the consensus mark of $3.371 billion. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 9.2% compared to the same quarter a year ago. This move allows the company t...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Oil prices rise after OPEC members call for production freeze

On April 17, representatives of 18 oil-producing nations met in Doha, Qatar to discuss freezing oil production cap, but failed to reach agreement. Oddly enough, the Monday rally was largely attributed to the ...More..

Motorists See Ohio Gas Prices Up Slightly To Start Workweek
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Motorists See Ohio Gas Prices Up Slightly To Start Workweek

SC has the lowest average gas price among states in the continental U.S.at $1.82 a gallon and California the highest at $2.68. Riverside- $2.62/g, down 6.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.69/g. GasBuddy ...More..

US payrolls gains beat expectations, wages rise
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

US payrolls gains beat expectations, wages rise

Hiring rebounded in June with a net gain of 287,000, but recent economic figures and a faltering European economy had suggested another slowdown. The July non-farm payrolls report also showed average hourly e...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Missing Beloit woman possibly in Minnesota, police say

Early Friday morning, her credit card was used in Rushford, Minnesota. In an update, police said she was seen last night in a pharmacy in Dubuque, Iowa where she asked for directions back to Beloit. Authoriti...More..

US adds a robust 255K jobs; unemployment stays 4.9 pct
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

US adds a robust 255K jobs; unemployment stays 4.9 pct

The number of people working part-time for economic reasons rose to 5.94 million from 5.84 million. Jason Furman, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, said that growth this year has averaged 186,00...More..

Trump Retracts Claim Of Seeing Plane Drop Cash In Iran
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Trump Retracts Claim Of Seeing Plane Drop Cash In Iran

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is claiming to have seen video of the Obama administration's secret cash transfer of $ 400 million to Iran despite the fact that no such footage exists accord...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Starlin Castro's slam leads Yankees over Indians 13-7

Richard Bleier retired two batters, Tyler Clippard retired a batter, Johnny Barbato gave up three runs while failing to retire a batter, Adam Warren pitched a scoreless inning and Nick Goody pitched a sc...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

BJP urges party CMs to ratify GST bill soon

Setting a target of April 1, 2017 for rollout of the Goods and Services Tax, the government on Thursday unveiled a detailed roadmap for its implementation and said it is aiming for an "optimal" rate of taxation...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Oil prices slip as USA dollar strengthens on jobs report

US crude oil inventories were at 522.5 million barrels as of July 29 , a historically high level for this time of year, the EIA said. US gasoline stocks dropped 3.26 million barrels to 238.2 million barrels ...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Private Moon Mission Gets Go-Ahead From US Government

Under the Outer Space Treaty , the USA is responsible for its private citizens' space activities, Listner added, necessitating the approval. This is the first time the United States has cleared a private spa...More..

South Africans still trust the ANC - Mthembu
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

South Africans still trust the ANC - Mthembu

Results continue to trickle in but it's too early to call the outcome in Nelson Mandela Bay, Tshwane and Johannesburg , which are expected to be the most closely contested of the big metros. Besides Mandela, w...More..