Economy

Should You Have this stock in Your Portfolio? Canopy Growth Corporation (CGC)

At closing, Canopy Growth will pay CDN$25 million in cash and issue 6,221,210 Company common shares ("shares") to ebbu in exchange for the assets being acquir...


No victor in Saturday's Powerball drawing; jackpot now worth $620 million

In the Powerball, the victor can also opt for a cash prize of more than $354 million. Mega Millions is now offering a potential prize of $1.6 billion. The next ...


Mega Millions Ticket Sold in Morgan Hill Worth More Than $3 Million

The new jackpot breaks the record for a US lottery prize , which was set in 2016 when the Powerball jackpot reached $1.58 billion . Its jackpot rose on Frid...


A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashoggi

Khashoggi disappeared October 2 after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to retrieve a document for his marriage. Saudi Arabia on Saturday admitted...


Caravan migrants turn back at Mexico border

As some 3,000 Hondurans made their way through Guatemala, attention turned to Mexico, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to close the U.S. ...


US, Saudi Arabia agree on 'thorough' investigation of journalist's disappearance

The search of the consul's residence came 15 days after Khashoggi's disappearance - and after police apparently thought they would be able to conduct the search...


Khashoggi affair won't stop Trump's drive for war with Iran

The top USA diplomat also said the Saudi leadership "strongly denied any knowledge of what took place in their consulate in Istanbul ". A latest AP report...


IEA sees world oil market 'adequately supplied'

The International Energy Agency said in its monthly report that the world's spare oil production capacity was down to 2 percent of global demand, with furth...


Sears To File For Federal Bankruptcy Today

These photos show how Sears went from being the largest and most prominent retailer in the United States to the struggling company that it is today. For years...


James Murdoch tipped for Tesla chair role

US District Judge Alison Nathan ordered the brief to show the settlement was "fair and reasonable", which is a common practice in the court. It is emphasize...


Saudis to allow Turkish investigators to search consulate

His remarks prompted Saudi Arabia to threaten to use its economic muscle to respond to any punitive measure but Rai al-Youm, a pan-Arab newspaper based in Lo...


Mnuchin: Trump respects Fed but likes low interest rates

Even Amazon ( AMZN ) dropped 6%. While it's unusual for the United States president to publicly bash the Fed, many investors agree that fears of higher int...


Pacific Northwest gas prices could spike after pipeline explosion

There are no reports of injuries, he said. "So far, we're OK-the weather being so nice", Dennis Hougham, another resident, said. He also said people north o...


US, China trade war might end soon, Asia expert says

But he said re-launching trade talks would require China to commit to taking action on structural reforms to its economy. "It's obvious that the immediate eff...


Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for U.S. pastor

However, Turkish courts rejected the appeals three times, leaving the U.S. national under house arrest. But the judge said Brunson will not spend anymore time i...


DUP threatens 'serious action' over Brexit

LEAVE voters in Northern Ireland regard sacrificing the peace process as an acceptable price for Brexit, new research claims. "Is the DUP aware of the Irish ...


'Austerity is over': spending on public services to rise, says May

European Union leaders will lay the ground on March 23 for the next phase of Brexit talks after British Prime Minister Theresa May urged them to seize a "...


Petrol down by Rs 4.37/litre, Maharashtra to cut diesel rates: CM

Mumbai: A day after slashing Value-Added Tax on petrol in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday announced a reduction in diesel prices by ...


Petrol now cheaper by Rs 3 in Noida as compared to Delhi

The state governments in nearly all BJP-ruled states including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh , Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Assam, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh...


Saudi Arabia And Russia Make Secret Oil Deal

The Saudi Arabian monarchy would fall "within two weeks" if it wasn't for the military support that the United States has provided to the Gulf kingdom over the ...