Stories about Finance

Oct 25 2018

McDonald's breakfast gets triple stacked with new sandwich

The sandwiches are inspired by people who custom-order oversized breakfast sandwiches, which McDonald's says happens quite a bit. The company later came out with the spec...

Oct 25 2018

Cathay Pacific says hacker stole personal data of 9.4 million fliers

CEO Rupert Hogg said the airline had "no evidence that any personal data has been misused". In its statement [PDF ] to the exchange, Cathay said 860,000 passport numbe...

Oct 25 2018

Central Intelligence Agency director in Turkey to investigate Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia has admitted that Khashoggi , 59, a contributor for The Washington Post , was killed in its Istanbul consulate. Khashoggi's killing has strained the a...

Oct 25 2018

Microsoft Quarterly Profit Soars on Cloud Services, LinkedIn Growth

Operating income was $10.0 billion and increased 29%. Other products from that group helping the bottom line included Windows "commercial products and cloud services", ...

Oct 25 2018

Brexit deal is 95% done, Prime Minister will tell MPs

Such a situation, coupled with a possible loss of access to European Union security and law enforcement resources, "could create security weaknesses which the governmen...

Oct 25 2018

Markets Right Now: Stocks plunge, erasing gains for the year

Technology and media and communications companies also fell. Technology shares were especially hard hit Wednesday, with Amazon losing 5.9 per cent, Facebook 5.4 per cen...

Oct 25 2018

Anxious officials tweet to Mega Millions victor

A person in SC is now a billionaire! Eight second-tier winning tickets were sold in California, which pays Mega Millions winners on a pari-mutuel basis. If it's not claim...

Oct 24 2018

U.S. to revoke visas of Saudis implicated in killing of writer

Erdogan stopped short of mentioning the crown prince who some USA lawmakers suspect ordered the killing of the Washington Post columnist. The Saudi officials who spok...

Oct 24 2018

$1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs tonight

But the sales are high, especially following a change Mega Millions made in October 2017. It's a $1.6 billion dollar jackpot . WNDU is your official home for Mega Mi...

Oct 24 2018

Saudi Energy Minister: Cant cover Iran's oil production

Both contracts notched the biggest percentage drop since July. The Schork Report editor Stephen Schork on USA oil production and why he believes that the market has adj...

Oct 24 2018

Pakistan to seek IMF bailout despite $6 billion Saudi rescue: Finance ministry

Pakistan had said that India was just looking for excuses to avoid holding talks before next year's Parliament elections. This was the prime minister's second visit to ...

Oct 24 2018

Brexit backer Dyson to make electric cars in Singapore

Dyson has confirmed it's working on an electric vehicle manufacturing facility , with the vacuum (hair-dryer, fan, hair-curler, hand-dryer) company's board approving p...

Oct 24 2018

MEGA MILLIONS FEVER: Players buy tickets before Tuesday night's $1.6 billion drawing

Tonight's $1.6 billion jackpot shatters the old record of $1.5 billion set back in January 2016. "It's hard to overstate how exciting this is - but now it's really gett...

Oct 24 2018

Sup Dog customer leaves $10,000 tip after ordering 2 waters

Beast left his table, there were two other men at another table "just kind of watching my reaction and filming". When asked why he did it, MrBeast said he wanted to s...

Oct 23 2018

Khashoggi Killing "Abhorrent", Kingdom In "Crisis", Says Saudi Minister

Traders seem to be willing to give Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation the benefit of the doubt that they will be able to offset any loss of Iranian exports, which some...

Oct 23 2018

2.5 million pounds of taquitos recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

The agency encouraged people to contact their healthcare providers if they are concerned. Salmonella can cause abdominal cramps and fever. The illness usually lasts f...

Oct 23 2018

Man racially abuses Jamaican woman on Ryanair flight

Eventually, another passenger cut in to force the man to stop insulting the poor woman, and the flight attendant moved her to a seat near her daughter. Ryanair tweeted ...

Oct 23 2018

Canada Post rotating strikes start today in Victoria, Edmonton, Windsor and Halifax

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers says the 24-hour strikes began Monday at 12:01 a.m. local time in Victoria, Edmonton and Windsor, Ont., and at 1:01 a.m.in Halifax....

Oct 23 2018

Ranneeti: Politics Over Petroleum Dealers' Strike in Delhi

The auto-rickshaw and taxi unions are protesting against the Delhi government's policies on cab aggregators Uber and Ola , and the Centre's rule on speed governors. In...

Oct 22 2018

Elon Musk says first tunnel is almost done, opens December 10 - tweet

If successful, the tunnel would demonstrate the viability of Musk's plans to build a new type of high-speed public transportation system whose station elevators could be ...