Economy

Distrusting Chinese Woman Climbs Into An X-Ray Machine With Her Bag

According to Daily Mail , the security staff was shocked to see the silhouette of a woman as they monitored the X-ray screens. That said, what's the crazie...


CPI inflation eases to 5.07% in January'18

Paul Hollingsworth at Capital Economics said CPI inflation will gradually drift downwards over the course of 2018 as the impact of the post-referendum drop in...


US Military Strikes on Pro-Regime Fighters in Syria Kill 100

Up to 30 artillery and tank rounds came within 500 yards of an SDF headquarters. "The recent incident once again shows that the United States' illegal militar...


Freezing rain warning in effect for Waterloo Region, snow event in Cambridge

Freezing rain is expected to fall throughout Sunday before reverting to snow Sunday evening. A brief period of snow may precede the freezing rain, but any sno...


Toyota unveils new off-road trucks at the Chicago Auto Show

Regardless of which TRD Pro model you choose, all 2019 models are equipped with new Fox 2.5-inch internal bypass shocks to supplement the trucks' raised suspe...


19 killed, dozens injured in Hong Kong bus crash

Footage from the scene showed rescue workers cutting open the roof of the bus, operated by the Kowloon Motor Bus Co. The injured passenger told the paper: "It...


Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's revised $121 billion buyout offer

In the ongoing back-and-forth over Broadcom's proposed $121 billion acquisition of Qualcomm, the two sides might be about to face each other for real. NXP sha...


Rise in U.S. oil rigs push Brent oil below $62

Both contracts have fallen more than 9 percent from this year's high point in late January. Leon Cooperman , the chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors who pre...


The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Stock Recap

About 12.44 million shares traded or 5.09% up from the average. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has a beta of 0.71, compared to a beta of 1 for the market, wh...


Infraud: US takes down worldwide identity theft ring

Department of Justice . Justice Dept. officials said five of the named defendants were from the U.S., and eight defendants have been arrested and are pendin...


BP earnings double on larger oil value

British energy giant BP Plc (BP.L, BP_UN.TO, BP) reported Tuesday that its fourth-quarter replacement cost or RC loss was $583 million, compared to profit of o$...


Italy Services Growth Strongest Since July 2007

IHS Markit said the January data showed that the upturn was relatively broad-based, with five of the seven countries covered by the survey reporting an improvem...


CBC Member Refuses To Credit Obama For Record Low Unemployment Among Blacks

But members of the Congressional Black Caucus, were unmoved. The black unemployment rate is no longer at a record low, after jumping almost a percentage point...


Markets bleed day after Budget

The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) fell by 21.95 points or 0.20 per cent to provisionally close (at 3.30 p.m.) at 11,027.70 points. "Reactio...


Taking Tally Of McDonald's Corporation (MCD), Sogou Inc. (SOGO)

Aviance Capital Partners LLC's holdings in McDonald's were worth $529,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. MCD has been the subject of seve...


Wall Street falls as high bond yields, sinking health stocks weigh

The Dow Jones Industrial Average f ell 177.23 points, or 0.67 per cent, to 26,439.48, the S&P 500 lost 19.34 points, or 0.67 per cent, to 2,853.53 and the N...


Everton boss Sam Allardyce praises "superhuman" Seamus Coleman

So it was obvious the player knew, as well as us dealing with it which was never going to happen that we were going to let any of those go. Seamus Coleman c...


Top surfwear CEO goes missing off coast of France

Early this morning our CEO, Pierre Agnes , did what he did many mornings and went fishing on his beloved boat to start his day. The coast of Capbreton is known...


Union Budget 2018 Arun Jaitley's budget speech

A prudent budget could also soothe the Reserve Bank of India, which holds a policy review on February 6-7 amid worries it could raise rates in coming months a...


Emotional support peacock denied entry on United flight out of Newark

According to Fox News, a spokesperson for United Airlines said Ventiko was told three times before arriving that the animal did not meet guidelines for a number...