Yellen puts rate hike on the table

Yellen sketched a generally upbeat assessment of the economy in a speech to an annual conference of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyo. She pointed to strong gains in employment and strength in consumer spending. The rate had been kept at a record ... More..

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EU, German officials play down reports of trade talk failure
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

EU, German officials play down reports of trade talk failure

The European Commission "stands ready to close this deal by the end of the year, spokesman Margaritis Schinas said in Brussels on Monday". The comments come after Germany's economy minister and vice chancello...More..

Sachin Clicks Selfies, Presents India's Rio Champions With BMWs
by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Sachin Clicks Selfies, Presents India's Rio Champions With BMWs

Also present at the event was Hyderabad District Badminton Association President who gifted the cars to these players. Under the guidance of Gopichand, Sindhu clinched the silver medal in womens singles, ma...More..

by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable

At the same time, consumer spending, which makes up more than two-thirds of economic activity, grew at the fastest rate since the fourth quarter of 2014. "Although fiscal policies and structural reforms can pla...More..

by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Channel highway reopens day after bridge collapse

Quite often pedestrian bridges are put in place in three sections - two supports and a drop-in section in the middle, and it appears as if this middle section has come down. The graphic designer, a passenger tr...More..

Deaf driver killed by trooper afraid of police
by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Deaf driver killed by trooper afraid of police

Daniel Harris, a deaf man who was shot and killed by a North Carolina state trooper after he didn't stop for the officer's blue lights was unarmed and likely did not understand the officer's commands, the slain...More..

Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe
by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe

Lotte Chemical, for one, is under investigation over unfair business deals as well as alleged tax evasion and fraud. The body of Lee In-Won was found hanging from a tree near a hiking trail in the eastern tow...More..

Amazon to expand physical bookstores
by | Monday, August 29, 2016

Amazon to expand physical bookstores

Prices will be comparable to those found on Amazon.com, but the selection will be a little bit less expansive than the anything-you-could-ever-want offerings online. Customers can go online and find just about ...More..

Uber to let you book in advance
by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Uber to let you book in advance

Mr. Elvidge stated the feature had been rolled out based on customer feedback, and Uber's tech-savvy dynamics appear to have pleased customers, causing an increase in demand for innovative perks. London will be...More..

by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Miami Beach official: No confirmation of Zika spreading

Today I have directed DBPR to work closely with hotels, attractions and restaurants in Miami-Dade County to connect them with resources for Zika prevention and education. New locally acquired cases of Zika illu...More..

Bruce Springsteen breaks his record for longest United States show
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Bruce Springsteen breaks his record for longest United States show

During the show, Bruce dedicated "My City of Ruins" to the natural disaster victims in Italy. The 35-song set ran close to four hours in length, reports Billboard , and the singer was joined by a string se...More..

by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Hull v Man Utd - Match Preview & Betting markets

But interim manager Phelan has overseen an excellent start to the campaign with Premier League wins over Leicester City and Swansea City being followed by a second-round triumph against Exeter City in the EFL C...More..

New European publishing rules could cost Google and Facebook
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

New European publishing rules could cost Google and Facebook

Under the proposals publishers could charge services like Google for displaying parts of a work in search results. Many media organisations are struggling financially in the switch to digital and online-only ...More..

New high-speed Amtrak trains heading to N.J
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

New high-speed Amtrak trains heading to N.J

The new trains will have one-third more seating, increasing capacity by 40%. "It's not hard to imagine what life along this corridor would be without Amtrak", Vice President Joe Biden said. Last year, federal...More..

Fugitive tech CEO expected to plead guilty in fraud case
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Fugitive tech CEO expected to plead guilty in fraud case

In a letter to a judge, the prosecutors said Jacob "Kobi" Alexander had dropped his extradition fight in Namibia and would plead guilty to securities fraud on Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn. The backdat...More..

Declining inventories curb US second-quarter growth; consumption surges
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Declining inventories curb US second-quarter growth; consumption surges

Current-dollar GDP increased 3.4%, or $154.9bn, in the second quarter to a level of $18,436.5bn. In the first quarter, real GDP increased 0.8%. That was slightly down from the 1.2 percent rate it reported last ...More..

Greg Gutfeld Doesn't Dig Red Hot Chili Peppers
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Greg Gutfeld Doesn't Dig Red Hot Chili Peppers

Let's deconstruct this. It all begins with this adorable video of Koko the Gorilla playing Flea's bass. The Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced that they will play their first Dublin concert in four years ...More..

Analysts Observable Stocks: Twilio, Inc. (NYSE:TWLO) , Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK)
by | Saturday, August 27, 2016

Analysts Observable Stocks: Twilio, Inc. (NYSE:TWLO) , Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK)

The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Analysts projected the maximum potential price target of $50 however minimum reachable price target is $32 expected by them, according to WSJ data. The stock's ...More..

Tesla Model S P100D 'quickest' in the world
by | Friday, August 26, 2016

Tesla Model S P100D 'quickest' in the world

The Wall Street Journal reports the 100 kilowatt-hour battery gives the vehicle maker a range unmatched by major auto companies; it's the first to push past the 300-mile mark. While there has been much specul...More..

EU rejects US Treasury concerns over tax probe bias
by | Friday, August 26, 2016

EU rejects US Treasury concerns over tax probe bias

In a white paper commissioned by US Treasury secretary Jack Lew , the Obama administration warned that Brussels was overstepping its powers and becoming a "supranational tax authority", The Guardian reported o...More..