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Apr 24 2017

Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

Mr. Trump said those new executive orders will mark the beginning of a "whole new way of life" for many Americans. "The American Bankers Association has welcomed an...

Apr 24 2017

Princes William And Harry Open Up About Lady Diana's Death, Mental Health

They say they've realized the value of "simple conversations" to begin the process of mental health healing, and admit they themselves spent many years not talking about ...

Apr 24 2017

Warriors take 3-0 series lead over Blazers with 119-113 win

The Warriors hold a 2-0 series lead entering the first of two games in Portland. Kerr, meanwhile, did not coach because he is sick. Damian Lillard , 26, may be P...

Apr 24 2017

United chief met Chinese officials over dragged passenger

Security was called and after a violent tussle with the passenger in his economy class window seat, the medical practitioner was dragged off apparently unconscious with t...

Apr 24 2017

After scrapping 457 visa, Australia reveals tougher citizenship laws

Turnbull said in Canberra. To become citizens applicants will need to have been a permanent resident for four years - up from 12 months now - face a stand-alone English...

Apr 24 2017

EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The visit from Pruitt comes amid reports that the agency was considering closing the EPA Chicago office responsible for environmental regulation of six states and the G...

Apr 23 2017

'Every country protects, for good reason'; Trudeau defends Canada's trade practices

Schumer said Trump reached out to him Thursday in a phone call to discuss how they could work together in the trade dispute. Canada imposed an import tax on filtered milk...

Apr 23 2017

Greece posts 3.9 percent GDP primary surplus in 2016: Greek statistical authority

The state's fiscal performance past year has exceeded even the most ambitious targets, as the primary budget surplus as defined by the Greek bailout program, came to 4.19...

Apr 23 2017

Markets watch for persistent weather in Corn Belt

That's how many Midwest farmers would describe the weather so far in April. Corn output a year ago eased 1 percent from 2015 to 5.22 million tons due to less planting a...

Apr 23 2017

Paris attack will 'probably help' Le Pen in France

Failure by both to qualify for round two would signal a receding of the populist wave that crashed over the European Union with Britain's vote a year ago to leave. She sa...

Apr 23 2017

Huntington reports higher profit as it taps into FirstMerit deal

Quantbot Technologies LP increased its stake in Huntington Bancshares by 772.1% in the second quarter. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.30 on this stock (A rating...

Apr 23 2017

China 'seriously concerned' over North Korea missile warnings

It's a fair bet that, in the scale of things, China views its future economic relationship with the U.S. as more crucial than past "ideological" ties with North Korea. A ...

Apr 23 2017

10 sidelights of BJP's Meeting at Bhubaneswar

Many developmental activities can be undertaken in this minerals-rich state. Already giant cut outs of the prime minister have come up in the city. Human Resource and D...

Apr 23 2017

Facebook wants to augment your reality

Facebook's interest in augmented reality seems to be eclipsing its virtual reality ambitions, including the Oculus Rift headset, although Zuckerberg said the two w...

Apr 23 2017

Wynne lays out plans to cool Ontario's sizzling housing market

Canadian housing starts in March hit their highest level since September 2007, driven by a significant increase in the Toronto market and its surrounding communities du...

Apr 23 2017

Ontario cops arrest more than 100 men in child sex trafficking investigation

Police focused on men who allegedly tried to buy sex from underage individuals in a bid to curb demand, Truong said. No details about the men have been released, nor ha...

Apr 23 2017

Pence avoids direct answer on North Korea sabotage

Citing the recent USA bombings of Syria and Afghanistan, he said: "The shield stands guard and the sword stands ready ". "If the U.S.is planning a military attack agai...

Apr 23 2017

Good news for India, IMD says normal monsoon in offing

Even though the forecast stated, "There is no one-to-one relationship between El Nino and Indian Monsoon". "We expect a normal monsoon, which will be good for our agric...

Apr 23 2017

Bullish Oil bets gain amid OPEC output cut

Oil prices regained some ground on Thursday after steep losses the previous day, as Kuwait said it expected an OPEC-led effort to cut supplies would be extended beyond ...

Apr 23 2017

Grab Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) today with a solid 4.74% dividend yield

Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) reported that its first-ever quarterly loss of subscribers, even as it offered an unlimited data plan, raising fresh questions from analys...