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Ofcom: Openreach must do more on duct and pole access

Ofcom: Openreach must do more on duct and pole access

Ofcom has set out exactly how it plans to prise open BT's grip on the UK's telecoms infrastructure, in a move created to make it easier for competing telcos to install fibre broadband connections. Car...

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Crude oil little changed amid rising United States output, OPEC production cuts

OPEC oil producers will meet on May 25 to discuss the supply cut extension. "This would again increase the pressure on oil prices". Oil prices spiked higher after the data, although trading condit...

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US rig count rises 10 this week to 857; Texas up 6

US rig count rises 10 this week to 857; Texas up 6

Louisiana's count was unchanged, but up 11 from a year ago. Canada lost 19 oil and gas rigs this week, but still sits at 59 above last year's count. "But the rate of change has slowed over the past ...

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Markets Right Now: Banks lead early stock gains

USA stocks were higher in on Thursday, with the S&P 500 index on track for its best day in about seven weeks, as American Express set the tone for the latest batch of earnings. Genuine Parts jumped ...

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Sensex falters at the end after positive start

Sensex falters at the end after positive start

The 30-share index had soared about 162 points to hit a high of 29,584.34 in early deals, but surrendered gains in mid-session selling. In contrast, the BSE market breadth was slightly tilted in fav...

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After months of quiet travel, Obama to speak in Chicago

Organizers say former President Barack Obama will take part in a discussion event with Chancellor Angela Merkel at a German Protestant conference in Berlin next month as the country marks the 500th ...

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Dodd-Frank in Trump's sights ahead of Treasury meeting

He will also issue two memoranda asking for reviews of two parts of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law - the Orderly Liquidation Authority that sets out how big banks can wind down during a cr...

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Notable Buzzers: American Express Company (AXP) ,Diamondback Energy, Inc. (FANG)

Notable Buzzers: American Express Company (AXP) ,Diamondback Energy, Inc. (FANG)

American Express Company (AXP) has an annual dividend of $1.28, while its annual dividend yield is 1.69%. American Express Company (NYSE: AXP ) said that its first quarter profit fell 13 percent ...

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Ossoff Wins Plurality In Georgia Special Election, Teeing Up Runoff With GOPer

The special election in Georgia's 6th Congressional District has moved into extra innings. We all have to rise above it, that it is about the district that has a long legacy of Republican leadership...

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As rail woes persist, Christie mum on tunnel project he axed

As rail woes persist, Christie mum on tunnel project he axed

Cory Booker bristled at suggestions commuters were paying now for Christie's decision seven years ago. Reporters wanted to know about the governor's heavily criticized handling of NJ Transit , the tr...

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Abe sends offering to shrine honoring Japan's war dead

Abe sends offering to shrine honoring Japan's war dead

Dozens of Japanese lawmakers, including one cabinet minister, visited a shrine to Japan's war dead on Friday, in a move that could spark protests elsewhere in Asia where the shrine is regarded as a sy...

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UK Labour leader comes out fighting ahead of election

UK Labour leader comes out fighting ahead of election

The Conservative majority forecast by the latest opinion polls might actually soften Brexit by making May less bound to hardliners in her party during delicate negotiations in Brussels, Ford said. S...

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Delta Airline to pay passengers $10,000

Oscar Munoz, United's CEO has repeatedly apologized for the incident and assured customers that law enforcement removing passengers from United planes for reasons other than safety or security wou...

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Sterling soars, stocks and US dollar fall on geopolitical concern; gold up

Sterling soars, stocks and US dollar fall on geopolitical concern; gold up

London's stock market weakened on Wednesday (Apr 19), extending the previous session's sharp fall triggered by a rallying pound after Britain called a snap general election, a move lawmakers comfortab...

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Justice Dept. Threatens to Cut Funding for 9 Major 'Sanctuary' Jurisdictions

Justice Dept. Threatens to Cut Funding for 9 Major 'Sanctuary' Jurisdictions

The Justice Department is forcing nine communities, including New York City, to prove they are complying with an immigration law to continue receiving coveted law enforcement grant money. The letter ...

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Donald Trump signs executive order targeting H-1B visa used by Indians

It's unclear how the program may change, but India's huge tech industry says America still has a shortage of skilled workers that the H-1B system was created to ease. Asked if he supports Baldwin's bi...

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Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday

DnB Asset Management AS increased its position in shares of Rockwell Collins by 8.5% in the third quarter. The company traded a volume of 6.82 million shares as comparison to average volume of 7.9 m...

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Oil prices up for 3rd straight week

Oil prices up for 3rd straight week

Futures touched $51.43, the lowest since April 6. Oil prices bounced back during the course of the session on Thursday after recording sharp losses in the previous day, with a slight drop in US crud...

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Arrest made over attack on German football team

Arrest made over attack on German football team

Investigators in Germany are trying to establish the motive for a bomb attack on the Borussia Dortmund football team, which left one of the players in hospital and led to the postponement of their Cha...

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French candidate on EU: We change it or we leave

An attacker shot dead one policeman and injured two others in one of the most famous streets in the world, the Champs Elysees. The shooting has not officially been declared a terrorist act but anti-...

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