Stories about Finance

Oct 20 2018

Mega Millions jackpot at $420 million for winning numbers drawing tonight

The numbers are 27, 28, 32, 41 and 69 . Tickets are $2 and are sold in 44 States and the district of Columbia, and the virgin Islands. The Mega Millions jackpot ra...

Oct 19 2018

U.S. Federal Reserve official eyes more dovish rate path

The display of solidarity raises the prospect of a fourth rate-hike this year in December. "There are a lot of other people there I'm not so happy with", he said. "A fe...

Oct 19 2018

The Affordable Tesla: Elon Musk Unveils Tesla's Cheapest Electric Car - Model 3

Musk said Thursday the vehicle would be sold via Tesla's "super simple new order page ", which estimated that delivery for its midrange model would take six to 10 week...

Oct 19 2018

Trump Starts Leaving Postal Union Amid US-China Trade Dispute

The Universal Postal Union treaty, first drafted in 1874, sets fees that national postal services charge to deliver mail and small parcels to countries around the world...

Oct 19 2018

Why hasn’t Jeff Bezos weighed in on Jamal Khashoggi?

And a senior USA official said Pompeo had warned the Saudi crown prince that his credibility as a future leader was at stake, reflecting the administration's concern abou...

Oct 19 2018

Fed officials discussed hiking rates to 'restrictive' level

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell has said the central bank will monitor interest rates to avoid raising them too quickly, which could hamper USA growth. Last week, Trump ca...

Oct 19 2018

U.S. government budget deficit soars to 6-year high

Debt will likely worsen in the coming years with the Trump administration expecting the deficit to top $ 1 trillion in 2019, almost matching the $1.1 trillion imbalance ...

Oct 18 2018

SAP to stay in Saudi Arabia, hopes for clarity on missing journalist

Karen Attiah, the global opinions editor at The Washington Post , who published a note to Khashoggi's last article, said she received this piece from the translator a da...

Oct 18 2018

Trump widens Fed critique, calls it 'my biggest threat'

This week Trump said he was happy with Powell but not with a couple other Fed appointments; one of those is Quarles who may use the occasion to push back. The Dow Jones i...

Oct 18 2018

Combined Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots top $1.3 billion

The numbers drawn were: 03-57-64-68-69 and the Powerball number was 15. The last winners: Powerball on August 11 and Mega Millions on July 24. This is the third time ...

Oct 18 2018

Legal cannabis in Canada: What you need to know

Canada is only the second nation after Uruguay to legalise the drug, although countries such as Portugal have decriminalised it - meaning those caught with the drug face...

Oct 17 2018

Pompeo: Erdogan confirms Saudis cooperating into Khashoggi probe

Seeking to defuse the crisis over Khashoggi's disappearance, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today arrived in Riyadh to meet with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohamm...

Oct 17 2018

Saudi crown prince blamed for Khashoggi death by United States senator

Pompeo told reporters Wednesday before he flew to Turkey that in his meetings with Saudi King Salman, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Foreign Minister Adel al-Ju...

Oct 17 2018

Saudi Arabia Calls The End Of Russia's Oil Prowess

A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oil fields is seen alongside an Iranian flag in the Gulf, Iran, July 25, 2005. Saudi Arabia has not only called...

Oct 17 2018

German prosecutors fine Audi 800 million euros for diesel violations

Specifically, the fine pertains to 6- and 8-cylinder diesel engines that did not comply with emissions laws, Reuters reported Tuesday. According to the findings of th...

Oct 17 2018

Trump says allegations against Saudis are example of "guilty until proven innocent"

Saudi Arabia's riyal rebounded against the USA dollar early on Tuesday after CNN reported Riyadh was preparing to acknowledge the death of dissident journalist Jama...

Oct 17 2018

Here are the winning Mega Millions numbers | October 16, 2018

Tonight's potential record jackpot is worth $667 million or a cash lump sum of $380 million. The estimated jackpot for that drawing would be the second-largest lottery pr...

Oct 17 2018

UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

Moreover, the incident has given rise to a myriad of reactions among US Senators, ranging from boycotting an upcoming economic summit to ending support for Saudi military...

Oct 17 2018

[Breaking] Users baffled by worldwide YouTube crash

Many YouTube are reporting seeing "Error 500" when attempting to access its content. These appear with a line of code and a purple monkey holding a hammer, with the m...

Oct 16 2018

US Crude Oil Price Dips as US-Saudi Tensions over Khashoggi Ease

Also, unrelenting fuel price rise since mid-August has negated cut in taxes and subsidy. "The oil price pain being now felt would have been much worse if we had bel...