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U.S. trade deficit little changed in March

U.S. trade deficit little changed in March

Statscan revised February's deficit to $1.08 billion from an initial $972 million. Analysts had expected a 1.4 percent increase, according to a consensus forecast. The March report indicated Canadian ...

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Trump Seeks To Reinvigorate His Base With A Speech At The NRA

President Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to address a National Rifle Association convention in more than 30 years when he speaks Friday at the group's annual meeting. No, thank...

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Tesla 1Q loss widens on increased spending ahead of Model 3

Clearly, Tesla has a lot going on as a company and it's hard to touch on everything the company is doing and working on. Tesla will be "anti-selling" the Model 3, offering no test drives or advert...

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[Other view] Macron gives France a sensible alternative

[Other view] Macron gives France a sensible alternative

To be seen with a more viable chance, Le Pen would have needed to see either low first round turnout or score at least 28% or more of the vote, Eurasia Group said , in a Sunday note. France's polit...

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Puerto Rico hit with 1st lawsuit from bondholders

Puerto Rico hit with 1st lawsuit from bondholders

Puerto Rico and its agencies owe $73 billion to creditors, dwarfing the roughly $18 billion owed by the city of Detroit when it entered what was previously the largest municipal bankruptcy in 2013. Th...

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Senate passes stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown

But they remained shy of the support they'd need to fully rouse the measure back to life, and it was uncertain when the vote would occur. Vox had identified the loophole in the new version of the GOP ...

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Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

The process called Title III, created by a US law enacted a year ago to help Puerto Rico emerge from its debt crisis, allows the government to use the courts to cut debt amassed by more than a dozen a...

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Nearly Half of Voters Think Congress Should Run With Trump's Tax Outline

Trump said he has made no commitments on an increased gas tax but, "it's something I would certainly consider". The plan would also repeal a slew of taxes including the Alternative Minimum Tax, the ...

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Suspect in shooting of paramedic found dead, Dallas mayor says

Brown then shot at the paramedics, hitting William An, 36 who remains in critical but stable condition at Baylor Hospital. Officers took the wounded firefighter/paramedic to Baylor Medical Center wh...

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Trump's 1st economic report card: Slowest growth in 3 years

Trump's 1st economic report card: Slowest growth in 3 years

Still, the report offered a downbeat assessment of the economy on the eve of the Trump administration's symbolic 100-day mark. Real gross domestic product showed a disappointing increase in the fi...

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HOOPP executive exits Home Capital board after pension fund provides financial backstop

HOOPP executive exits Home Capital board after pension fund provides financial backstop

Andy Nasr, vice president and investment strategist at Sentry Investments, said Home Capital's increasingly tenuous capital position will present problems when it comes to any further mortgage underwr...

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Canada Trade Dispute Is About Votes Not Money

The New York Times had quoted a senior administration official who said Trump was likely to sign such an executive order. Canada and the United States have made progress in recent days on a disput...

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Jail escape shootings suspect to be extradited

Jail escape shootings suspect to be extradited

The suspect then reportedly carjacked a black Nissan Sentra that was being driven by a female driver and used the vehicle to drive into Omaha. Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer said the deputy's gu...

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Petra Kvitova Returns to Tennis Court Four Months After Knife Attack

Petra Kvitova Returns to Tennis Court Four Months After Knife Attack

The two-time Wimbledon champion has been out of action since a violent attack during a robbery on her home on December 20 a year ago. " Hello guys, I hope this picture makes you as happy as it makes...

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$101 billion black money entered India in 2014, says global financial watchdog

$101 billion black money entered India in 2014, says global financial watchdog

And the figures of equally damaging inflow of illegal funds, show the country being the destination of 101 billion dollars in 2014, an increase of almost 11 per cent from the previous year. In 2014, t...

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Get the Midnight Mint Mocha Frappuccino at Starbucks Happy Hour on Friday

Get the Midnight Mint Mocha Frappuccino at Starbucks Happy Hour on Friday

Oh, and BTW, the S'Mores Frap is back for a limited time, too! Both Frappuccinos are available nationwide and in Canada starting today (May 2). The company also announced its annual Frappuccino ...

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Trump to announce 'massive' tax cut for Americans this week

Trump's top economic adviser Gary Cohn and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will brief House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the leaders of congressional tax-writing com...

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Alphabet Inc Revenues Surge 22% Despite Lagging CPCs

Meanwhile, Alphabet's " Other Bets " - separate business units including the Waymo self-driving auto business, Google Fiber, thermostat-maker Nest and the life sciences firm Verily - continued to po...

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) & ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT)

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) & ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT)

Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. now owns 4,250 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 4,150 shares in the last quarter. The company also rece...

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Trump Floats Breaking Up 9th Circuit Court Of Appeals

Trump Floats Breaking Up 9th Circuit Court Of Appeals

President Donald Trump, upset by a district judge's decision to temporarily block one of his immigration orders, went on Twitter to criticize the court. Tuesday's temporary ruling came out of Californ...

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