Fed's Williams Advocates Rate Hike

Benchmarks in New Zealand and the Philippines also rose. Bond prices fell yesterday after a couple of hawkish comments by the Fed officials, who raised the possibility that the Fed may increase interest rates in September. NEW YORK - Target Corp.... More..

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Manchester placed ahead of London in annual global liveability rankings
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Manchester placed ahead of London in annual global liveability rankings

Jon Copestake, editor of the report , said: "It is hard to argue that one city is "better" than another but it can be argued that Manchester has marginally fewer obstacles to people's lifestyle because the thr...More..

Admiral may move business away from United Kingdom over Brexit
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Admiral may move business away from United Kingdom over Brexit

Geraint Jones, Admiral's finance director, said: "What we saw immediately after the Brexit vote were quite sharp falls in gilt yields and risk-free interest rates". "Some people may get rid of their vehicle o...More..

John Varvatos launches Guns N' Roses capsule collection
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

John Varvatos launches Guns N' Roses capsule collection

The 15-piece capsule features handpainted leather jackets ($1,195), bomber jackets ($425), T-shirts (starting at $40) and baseball caps (starting at $25). Rock fans have been speculating about a New Zealand Gu...More..

Cathay Pacific's First-Half Profits Drop as Business Travel Dwindles
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Cathay Pacific's First-Half Profits Drop as Business Travel Dwindles

Cathay is among airlines that did not benefit fully from the drop in oil prices as the level at which it has hedged is higher than the spot market price. "The pie is not getting bigger", said analyst Jackson Wo...More..

Amy Schumer opens book tour for essay collection
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Amy Schumer opens book tour for essay collection

Amy gave Sandra a preview of the chapter and gave her permission to stop it from being included in the book, but she only made a basic correction to one sentence and left the rest how it was written. He s...More..

Aetna cuts its Obamacare coverage by two-thirds
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Aetna cuts its Obamacare coverage by two-thirds

Another major health insurance company is drastically scaling back its Obamacare participation, citing unsustainable financial losses. The company said pulling out of the exchange is a financial decision. The...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Cisco to slash 14000 jobs

Cisco Systems , Inc. reported Actual EPS of $0.57/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.55/share. Two years later, in August 2015, it reported annual revenues of $49.2 billion and net income of $9 b...More..

B to purchase six North Texas grocery store sites
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

B to purchase six North Texas grocery store sites

Meanwhile, Director of Public Affairs Mabrie Jackson told the news source that H-E-B/Central Market is thrilled to have these new stores, which Sun Fresh is now in the process of closing after only a year or ...More..

LEADING OFF: Red Sox on the road again, Taillon breaking out
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

LEADING OFF: Red Sox on the road again, Taillon breaking out

Rivera's throwing error allowed Jean Segura to reach base to lead off the game. They loaded the bases with no one out and actually got all three runs to score thanks to a bases loaded walk and two sacrifice fli...More..

Roy abruptly resigns as Avalanche coach and executive
by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Roy abruptly resigns as Avalanche coach and executive

Under the guidance of the Hall of Fame goalie, the Avs went from being one of the worst teams in the National Hockey League to having the third-best record. The Avs did not comment. Fortunately, as we've learne...More..

Imam Murder 'Person of Interest' Being Questioned by NYPD
by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Imam Murder 'Person of Interest' Being Questioned by NYPD

The motive for the shooting was not immediately known and no evidence has been uncovered that the two men were targeted due to their faith, but police were not ruling out any possibility, a department spokesw...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Closing Arguments Held in Attorney General Trial

A Scranton native, Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp., is the state's first elected Democratic and female attorney general. She faces up to seven years in prison on the felony perjury charge. Farber says top deputy Adri...More..

by | Monday, August 15, 2016

United States wins 1000th Olympic gold medal

Andrew Triggs Hodge and Pete Reed are now three-time Olympic gold medallists having won titles in Beijing and London in the men's four. Racing just before them in the women's single sculls, Gevvie Stone (Newt...More..

Baltimore Police Death-Justice Department
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

Baltimore Police Death-Justice Department

The pattern-or-practice investigation into Baltimore police began in May 2015, the month after the in-custody death of Freddie Gray. Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis confirmed that six officers w...More..

Michael Phelps ends career with 23rd Olympic gold medal
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

Michael Phelps ends career with 23rd Olympic gold medal

The 1,000 mark - a first for any country - was reached earlier Saturday, when the American women swimmers won the 4×100 meter medley relay. In addition to Phelps and Ledecky, the biggest U.S. But a blistering...More..

In North Dakota, people vs. oil pipeline protest strengthens
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

In North Dakota, people vs. oil pipeline protest strengthens

In a positive sign for the industry, the break-even price for oil production at existing wells, statewide, has slipped to $26 per barrel, Helms said. That price is causing production to take an expected fall....More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent's hand

But what happened next garnered loud boos from a crowd of Olympic spectators in Rio. In an overt display of poor sportsmanship, El Shehaby refused Sasson's gesture. "This was his decision". Shehaby did not ...More..

Nassib stumbles in start for Manning, Dolphins win 27-10
by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Nassib stumbles in start for Manning, Dolphins win 27-10

The Giants offense would later score on a 20-yard field goal following a Jonathan Casillas interception but would put up no points after that. Nassib turned the ball over again on his next opportunity, this t...More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine Release Tax Returns To Pressure Donald Trump

The Clinton campaign's release gave them another opportunity to jab Trump for his refusal to release his own tax returns . The statements covered the years 2007 to 2014, which showed the income the Clintons ...More..