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Ethics director questions Trump's reimbursement to lawyer Cohen

Michael Avenatti , the attorney for porn actress Stormy Daniels , broke his promise to make a $2 million payment that was due Monday under the settlement of ...


Tesla that smashed into fire authority truck was on Autopilot, driver claims

Now, Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas has launched a missile at Tesla over issues with the sedan, versions of which are eventually to sell for $35,000. "This i...


Iran nuclear deal: Envoy starts diplomatic tour after USA withdrawal

Zarif and Mogherini also conferred on plans and arrangements for a Tuesday meeting in Brussels between them and the three European countries foreign ministers...


Things That Could Make or Break Home Depot Inc Stock on Tuesday

According to a filing Eaton Vance Management reduced its stake in Oceaneering Intl Inc (NYSE:OII) by 1.54 million shares to 1.22 million shares, valued at $25.7...


Amazon makes vague threat after Seattle passes new "head tax"

Councilmember Lorena Gonzalez shot back that she was "equally disappointed" in Amazon's reaction to the council's vote and said she thinks "their tone in this...


Pakistan VS Ireland Test: Match Begins Today, First Day was Washed Out

Ireland left out spinner Andy McBrine, with Stuart Thompson completing an all-pace attack led by Boyd Rankin, who played one Test for England before requal...


USA dumping Iran deal will push oil up, hit India: Assocham

Prime Minister Theresa May and US President Donald Trump have discussed the impact of America pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal , Downing Street said ....


Fire forces Ford to freeze F-150 production

It was also to suspend production at its Dearborn Truck Plant on Wednesday night through at least the end of the week, affecting about 4,000 workers. The shut...


California moves toward solar panel requirement

The environmental costs saved are perhaps even more significant, the NRDC said . He called the proposed changes "a quantum leap in statewide building standa...


Comcast Looks to Disrupt Disney-Fox Deal With All-Cash Offer

Comcast also plans to acquire 100 percent of United Kingdom satellite broadcaster Sky as part of an improved all-cash bid . He also pointed to the huge in...


Warren Buffett on Bitcoin: 'It's Probably Rat Poison Squared'

Buffett called Bitcoin " rat poison squared ", while Munger said that trading cryptocurrencies is akin to having "dementia". The billionaire philanthropist ...


Musk Promises 'Short Burn of the Century'

Both analysts were not immediately available for a comment on Musk's tweets . Tesla ( TSLA ) reported first-quarter earnings after the market close Wednesda...


US Jobless Rate Falls to 3.9%, Lowest Since 2000

The Fed's preferred inflation measure, the personal consumption expenditures price index excluding food and energy, was up 1.9 percent year-on-year in March aft...


Boy Scouts welcome girls to program

Scout Me In , that's the name of Boy Scouts of America's latest recruitment campaign. "As we enter a new era for our organization, it is important that all ...


Balotelli attacks Kanye West for 'bull***t' slavery comments

Lathan continued: "But there is fact, and real-world, real-life outcome behind everything that you just said". Jeffrey Q. McCunes, an associate professor o...


Gas Prices Continue to Rise Featured font size +

To check out the prices from 1,106 retailers across the Twin Cities check out GasBuddy's website . It's still far from the highest gas price ever - $4.07 pe...


Tesla says it is on track despite losses

To achieve profitability, Musk will have to reverse what today amounts to a $22,584 pre-tax loss per vehicle built by the Silicon Valley company. It is expected...


Malaysian manufacturing conditions deteriorate further in April

Aashna Dodhia, economist at IHS Markit , said "the latest PMI data indicate that stronger demand conditions helped to shift Indonesia's manufacturing sector ...


Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Cobham plc (LON:COB)?

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 6 by Panmure Gordon. Therefore 71% are positive. A number of other research analysts have also recently co...


'Golden State Killer,' Suspected Of Terrorizing California For Years, Arrested

While most consumers would submit DNA to a commercial company such as Ancestry.com and 23andMe to create a genetic profile, the Federal Bureau of Investigatio...


Big Money Are Selling Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE:MRO), Sentiment at 0.88

It increased, as 9 investors sold SXC shares while 49 reduced holdings. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of Marathon Petrole...


Ford Mustang Hybrid: the rumor mill is still spinning

A major plank of Ford Motor Company's platform of having 90% of its North American sales consist of trucks and SUVs by 2020 has been divulged. Ford's decisi...


ECB's Constancio: banks in better shape, must keep reducing bad loans

The bank's 25-member governing council said Thursday that it was holding its benchmark refinancing rate at a historic low of zero, with analysts not expecting...


Mulvaney Tells Lobbyists to Pay Up to Diminish His CFPB

His tenure at the CFPB , the agency created to protect consumers in the wake of the financial crisis has already proved controversial, with critics charging he...


Comcast Formalizes $31B Sky Bid

Sky's independent board members are withdrawing their recommendation of the 21st Century Fox bid. The proposed combination has been further complicated by Fox...


Ford to Cease Production of Sedans as it Looks to Boost Profits

Cutting its slow-selling sedans and hatchbacks will serve to free up even more capital for light truck and mobility development. Speaking to reporters on Wedn...


WhatsApp is banning under-16s in Europe ahead of GDPR

Despite its avowed support for user data protection, WhatsApp has come under regulatory scrutiny in Europe in recent weeks for alleged plans to share user i...


US trade officials to visit China soon, Trump says

The Chinese government in turn proposed its own tariffs on USA goods, targeting agriculture and other exports from rural and Midwest areas important to Trump's ...


Two Kenyan runners win London Marathon

Farah then talked about running another marathon in the autumn, possibly the World Champions marathon in Doha 2019, before Tokyo 2020: only to master the distan...


After Weeks of Mayhem, US Throws Aluminum Industry a Lifeline

Deripaska owns a 48 percent stake in Rusal "and controls the company via his shareholder agreement with other owners", said Oleg Petropavlovsky, a senior an...


European Union rejects British proposals for post-Brexit Irish border

European Union negotiator Michel Barnier told French Television that the Irish question continued to pose a risk of failure for an overall agreement on an ord...


Qualcomm begins layoffs to lower costs by $1 billion

As part of the cost reduction plan announced in January, Qualcomm is conducting a reduction of our full-time and temporary workforce. Further, during the comp...


Oil Could Return to Triple-Digit Prices

Although U.S. crude production continues to rise, it's going to take a huge leap in the number of producing oil rigs to stop the momentum that is now driving pr...


Herberger's parent company goes bankrupt, all stores to close

But, he added, another company could buy the stores, change the name and continue to operate them. "The loss of sales tax from Carson's will not be a dollar-f...


Pentagon admits strike does not rule out possible future Syria chemical attacks

It was a retaliation in the wake of the suspected poison gas attack by Syrian forces on April 7, 2018, which killed more than 70 people. However, one ...