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Slum pope/billionaire: Francis to meet with President Trump

Pope Francis will meet President Trump on his first official visit to Europe, the Vatican said Thursday (May 4). A statement from the White House released earlier this week said that Trump's vis...

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Surprise levy a blow to Australian banks

Surprise levy a blow to Australian banks

The Treasurer's other significant moves include a new law that would impose $200 million fines for a single banker hiding misconduct from regulators and giving the prudential regulator the power to se...

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Oil Prices Rise after Hint of Longer Extension to OPEC Cut

ET), above a session low of $49.18, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures CLc1 were up 11 cents at $46.54 per barrel. OPEC along with other key producers have agreed to reduce oil production by...

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Tesla's Latest Autopilot Update Removes Autosteer Restrictions in New Cars

Tesla's Latest Autopilot Update Removes Autosteer Restrictions in New Cars

That's one reason why the deal between Mobileye - the autonomous driving system company with which Tesla famously parted ways - and Intel was worth so much. Tesla also asks for permission to share ...

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S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as risk appetite improves

S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as risk appetite improves

The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC was down 4.77 points, or 0.08 percent, at 6,095.99, after a record high of 6,106.11. On the S&P 500 , the energy sector posted a 0.8% loss as West Texas Intermediate, t...

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China's First Homemade Passenger Jet Makes Maiden Flight

The narrow-body twin-engine jet is meant to compete against Airbus A320 neo, Boeing 737 MAX, Bombardier and other next-generation single-aisle airliners. The single-aisle plane is created to carry bet...

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Democrats see opposition to GOP health bill as winning issue

Some Republican senators, like Susan Collins of ME and Rob Portman of OH, have been highly critical of the bill passed by the House. For the sake of my grandkids and all of the vulnerable, sick and ...

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Star Wars: Mark Hamill pranks fans on 'May 4'

There is small catch, though... it starts at 6:40 a.m., which is 3:40 a.m. on the west coast. Government officials from various parts of the world, including Australia, Russia, Canada and the United...

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Barclays PLC (BARC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Shore Capital

As per Thursday, May 5, the company rating was maintained by BNP Paribas. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of MONY in report on Monday, March 27 with "Hold" rating. About shares traded. Worthingt...

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Fed June rate hike odds jump after policy statement

Fed June rate hike odds jump after policy statement

The 0.7% annual growth rate in the first three months of this year - down sharply from 2.1% in the fourth quarter of 2016 - was fueled by anemic consumer spending. The Fed kept interest rates unchange...

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United Airlines, doctor dragged off flight settle lawsuit

United Airlines, doctor dragged off flight settle lawsuit

The officer said he was able to "hold" the physician in order to remove him from his window seat. The fiasco, you'll surely recall, launched a public-relations nightmare-and subsequent ongoing triage-...

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French president-elect tells Trump he will defend climate deal - Macron spokeswoman

French president-elect tells Trump he will defend climate deal - Macron spokeswoman

Rivals who supported him against Le Pen in the presidential vote will be mobilized this time to defeat him in the parliamentary vote and elect their own party members to the National Assembly. Macron ...

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Micro Focus shares slump after sales decline at HPE Software

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) belongs to the " sector with an industry focus on ", with Ms. Margaret C. Whitman as Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Exec. The ex-dividend date of this dividend...

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Microsoft's killer feature for its Chromebook competitor is Office

This operating system locks you to apps on the Windows Store, which at this stage should work well enough for the target audience. For the price, users will get an Intel i5 processor with 4GB of RAM...

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First Quarter GDP Weak

First Quarter GDP Weak

Gross domestic product increased at a 0.7 percent annual rate also as the government further cut defense spending, the Commerce Department said on Friday in its advance estimate. U.S. GDP grew o...

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Acquires Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion

In addition to Sinclair, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc FOXA.O and Nexstar Media Group Inc NXST.O had considered an acquisition of Tribune, Reuters has reported. Sinclair operates 173 stations in 81 sma...

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Kelly Ripa announces new 'Live' co-host

Kelly Ripa announces new 'Live' co-host

Ryan Seacrest attends the launch party for Ryan Seacrest Distinction Rio at Macy's Herald Square on June 6, 2016 in New York City. Kelly Ripa's guest co-hosts couldn't be more gracious afte...

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S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops

S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops

After consolidating for four consecutive trading days, the S&P 500 regained strength and rose to record high levels on Friday. By the close, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were up 0.4% while the D...

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Emmanuel Macron prepares groundwork for transition to power

Emmanuel Macron prepares groundwork for transition to power

Mr Macron's victory marks the third time in six months - following elections in Austria and Holland - that European voters shot down far-right populists who wanted to restore borders across Europe. Wh...

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Macron's Brand New Party Shoots for Parliament Takeover

Christoph Palaska, another commuter, said, "Well, definitely better than if the Right had won". As the world waited to hear from the newly-elected French leader, a number of worldwide news channels ...

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