Average US mortgage rates move little; near historic lows

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.42% for the week ending in July 14, 2016, a slight increase from last week's 3.41%. The five-year adjustable rate average climbed to 2.76 percent with an average 0.4 point. 20 year refinance fixed rate mor... More..

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United States probes Tesla on autopilot system failures after fatal crash
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

United States probes Tesla on autopilot system failures after fatal crash

However, CEO Elon Musk insists that the company will do no such thing . The agency's nine-page letter dated July 8 was made public Tuesday. The automaker has until August 26 to comply. Tesla added that ...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

George Osborne to return to the backbenches as Philip Hammond becomes chancellor

Mr Hammond, who became the new Chancellor on Wednesday, said though the Brexit vote had had a chilling effect on the economy, he would not implement an emergency budget, as Mr Osborne had promised. "I'm hop...More..

New UK Treasury chief says there'll be no emergency budget
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

New UK Treasury chief says there'll be no emergency budget

Philip Hammond took over as Britain's new finance minister on Wednesday, putting him in charge of the world's fifth-largest economy as it risks sliding into recession after voters chose to leave the European ...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Bank of England opts against interest rate cut despite Brexit vote

He said that was having a " chilling effect " on the economy. They will wait until the Bank's quarterly forecasts on August 4 before taking further action and deciding on "various possible packages of measure...More..

US Senate Wants Pokemon Go Probed Over Security Concerns
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

US Senate Wants Pokemon Go Probed Over Security Concerns

Should I Choose Google Account Or Pokemon Trainer Club? "There have been mooted dangers, but I think you have to look at it in the way you would in real life, if somewhere looks unsafe in real life, don't...More..

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Oil prices dip in Asia as US rig count jumps

Both settlements are the lowest since May 10. The price of oil has dipped lately on fears of a global slowdown in demand and an uptick in supply from the likes of Iran and Saudi Arabia. The price of Brent cru...More..

Anglicans recount same-sex votes, resolution now passes
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Anglicans recount same-sex votes, resolution now passes

Toronto Archbishop Colin Johnson called same-sex marriages - at the discretion of the bishop and with agreement of local clergy - a logical step in the evolution of the church. Christ Church Cathedral Rev. Pete...More..

College player in alleged assault released by team
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

College player in alleged assault released by team

She said a third police officer, Chad Pride, came to help. Green was charged on Monday with misdemeanor assault or assault and battery. The TNT analyst and Hall of Famer thinks that Green was justified to con...More..

Bank of Canada keeps interest rate steady at 0.5 percent
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Bank of Canada keeps interest rate steady at 0.5 percent

Among its predictions, the bank for the first time released numbers on the potential impact of the U.K.'s referendum last month to exit the European Union, also known as Brexit. "While the fundamental elements ...More..

Order pizza from Facebook Messenger with Pizza Hut's new chatbot
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Order pizza from Facebook Messenger with Pizza Hut's new chatbot

After you have completed your pizza order, you will receive an email from the company confirming that your order is being processed. Conversable - business app developer for conversational elements - has desi...More..

Burberry's Q1 like-for-like sales fall by 3%
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Burberry's Q1 like-for-like sales fall by 3%

Within this, comparable sales declined by 3%, while net new space contributed 3%. Since May, its outlook for wholesale revenue, particularly in the USA, is more cautious for both the first and second halves o...More..

Starbucks raises prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Starbucks raises prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes

Starbucks is also "planning a small price increase on select beverages" starting Tuesday, Credit.com reported. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment ...More..

Seagate to slash 6500 jobs despite record shipments
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Seagate to slash 6500 jobs despite record shipments

On Tuesday Needham reiterated its target price on Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX ) shares issuing the company with a "Buy" rating. Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-...More..

Berrien County Courthouse Killer Faced Charges of Kidnapping and Raping Teen Girl
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Berrien County Courthouse Killer Faced Charges of Kidnapping and Raping Teen Girl

Joseph. He had retired from the Michigan State Police as Post Commander of the Bridgman Post. Kienzle had been employed with the trial court since April 2005. In 1998, he went to state prison for more tha...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Obama To Meet Police Chiefs After Shootings

Obama flew to the Texas city on Tuesday to speak at a memorial service for the slain officers. America's racial injustice problem will only be solved when each US citizen embraces the issues that are severely...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

IEA: Huge stocks overhang threatens oil price recovery

Oil fell on Wednesday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned that a global supply glut threatened a price recovery and data showed an unexpected weekly gain in USA crude stocks. "The market's gotten...More..

Pokemon Go Finally Solved This BIG Security Issue
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Pokemon Go Finally Solved This BIG Security Issue

When you opt to use your Google account as your Pokemon Go sign-in, the iOS version of the Nintendo-backed title automatically gains "full access to your Google account", meaning "the application can see an...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Dow Jones closes at record high

The S&P 500 closed up 0.29 point, or 0.01 percent, at 2,152.43. The blue chips now stand at 18,347.67, about 35 points above the previous record set May 19, 2015. "The better non-farm payrolls, the better earni...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Both indexes beat peaks set in May 2015. At 9:48 a.m. ET (1345 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was up 115.27 points, or 0.63 percent, at 18,342.2. "I think uncertainty over Brexit and the USA el...More..