Stories about Finance

Mar 24 2018

What spring? Fourth nor'easter in three weeks cuts power to 90000

Winter Weather Advisories for up to 4-inches of snow are in effect tonight through Saturday afternoon for counties adjacent to the Warned counties closer-in west and so...

Mar 24 2018

Elon Musk has deleted Tesla and SpaceX's Facebook pages after Twitter challenge

The outspoken CEO was challenged to remove the social network page on Twitter , though commented that he has "literally never seen it even once". The pages, which had...

Mar 24 2018

Police release video of fatal Uber self-driving auto accident

He said the biggest value in those tests is gaining experience with other vehicles on the roads. Police in Arizona said on Sunday that an Uber self-driving vehicle st...

Mar 24 2018

How Fed rate hike to affect Azerbaijani manat rate?

While this might seem daunting for the average consumer with debt or mortgages, the increase is actually a sign of continued health and strength in the economy. Powell no...

Mar 24 2018

End begins for bankrupt Toys R Us

Larian has set a $1 billion goal for the campaign, which he would use to bid on all or some of the ailing toy manufacturer's US assets that include 735 store locations. W...

Mar 24 2018

Woman bumped from overbooked United flight walks away with $10K

He declined to name the person. While Preiss may have preferred cash, here are five trips she can now take - at no cost. A broken seat meant the airline had one too man...

Mar 24 2018

Mark Zuckerberg speaks out on Cambridge Analytica: 'We also made mistakes'

But the latest revelations around Cambridge Analytica suggest that manipulating the masses is now big business . Zuckerberg was notably silent about the data scandal...

Mar 24 2018

US Senate passes bill to penalise websites for sex trafficking

Thompson, NCOSE vice president of policy and research in statement emailed to CP. There were 110 cases reported to the Human Trafficking Hotline in 2017. "Sex trafficking...

Mar 24 2018

Census: Nashville Continues to Lead State's Population Growth

Population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau help determine how federal dollars are distributed each year. Lancaster County added about 3,800 people from 2016-2017 ...

Mar 24 2018

Tencent shares set to open down 7.8% after Naspers' selldown

The Hong Kong-listed stock opened 7.8 percent lower at HK$405, its lowest opening price since February 9, before regaining ground to HK$419.6 by noon. Tencent's earnings ...

Mar 24 2018

McDonald's Sets Out Plans To Slash Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2030

Analysts await McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ) to report earnings on April, 24. McDonald's Corporation ( NYSE: MCD ) has a beta of 0.64, contrast to a beta of...

Mar 24 2018

The General Mills, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.49 (GIS)

The stock price of GIS is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -3.60% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -9.79%. The sale was disclose...

Mar 23 2018

Nasa's plan to stop 'rogue' asteroid ... in 2135

The asteroid in question is called Bennu and the plan involves sending something that weighs almost 9 tons dubbed the "bulk impactor" to push the asteroid out of Earth or...

Mar 22 2018

United suspends pet cargo flights

Families and spouses could essentially take a foreign flight to Japan or South Korea and then hop on a plan to the U.S., but it's unclear if service members would be allo...

Mar 22 2018

Investors Sell Shares of Walmart (WMT) on Strength (WMT)

Turning to Free Cash Flow Growth (FCF Growth) is the free cash flow of the current year minus the free cash flow from the previous year, divided by last year's free cash ...

Mar 22 2018

Elon Musk lands $2.6B pay deal, if Tesla can deliver

It could net Musk more than $50 billion if he meets 12 milestones including increasing the company's market capitalization tenfold to $650 billion. Musk is also the CEO...

Mar 22 2018

Climate change could force millions of people to move from their homes

Rising sea levels, crop failures, droughts and water scarcity, as well as storm surges and natural disasters, could displace 143 million people across just three region...

Mar 22 2018

EU Commission to unveil plan for tax on tech company revenue

The proposed taxes are among Europe's most-aggressive measures to target the alleged excesses of a small cadre of tech superpowers, including Facebook Inc. This approac...

Mar 22 2018

Kidde recalls smoke alarm: May not go off

The affected alarms were sold at Walmart, the Home Depot, Amazon.com, ShopKidde.com and other stores and retail websites nationwide between September 2016 and January 201...

Mar 21 2018

San Francisco passes bill to ban sale of fur products

The ban was put forward in December of 2017 by San Francisco District Supervisor Katy Tang . San Francisco will be the first major USA city to ban fur sales. Hawk in t...