Hollande urges French - vote Macron for sake of France and Europe

Hollande told reporters at a European Union summit Saturday that "it's a risk" should France follow Britain out of the 28-nation bloc if far-right leader Marine Le Pen becomes president. He enjoyed a largely friendly welcome, with shoppers crying "go... More..

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Theresa May 'showing contempt for public' with refusal to debate

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron accused May of leading a party that "has never been nastier", having "closed the door on desperate child refugees" and ignored the plight of United Kingdom citizens suffering ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Growth During First Quarter in U.S. Weakest in 36 Months

Trump has taken credit for increased consumer confidence, growing employment and record gains on the stock market in recent months. "There's reason to think that some of the things that were weak in the fir...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Congress passes stopgap spending bill

The stage for Trump to sign the new continuing resolution funding the federal government through May 5 was set when the House and Senate both quickly approved the measure earlier today. It was unclear whether D...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Congress once again kicks budget down the road

The Senate approved the CR by unanimous consent an hour after House had passed it in a largely bipartisan vote, 382-30. If the government were to partially down, many federal employees would be furloughed and...More..

Man killed by CHP officers was attempting carjacking, police say
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Man killed by CHP officers was attempting carjacking, police say

The roadway was reopened around midnight, according to the CHP. The Highway Patrol says in a statement that officers shot the suspect out of a fear for themselves and the safety of others around them in heavy...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Why Donald Trump's Tax Plan Can't 'Pay for Itself'

That plan reduced federal revenues by nearly 19 percent, according to a Treasury report . Larger standard deduction would mean lower tax bills. President George W. 'This isn't about a dramatic cut in taxes f...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Passenger dragged off United flight settles with airline

United reached a settlement with Dao - the passenger who was forcibly removed - on Thursday, but the settlement terms were not disclosed. United Airlines said a man wouldn't give up his spot on a flight...More..

Lazio win Rome derby 3-1 ahead of Inter clash with Napoli
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Lazio win Rome derby 3-1 ahead of Inter clash with Napoli

Fourth-placed Lazio moved four points behind Napoli after two goals from Keita Balde Diao and another from Dusan Basta handed it a first derby win in the league in almost five years. Roma dominated possessio...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

United reaches settlement with passenger dragged from plane

Dao", Demetrio said in a statement. In the report , United Airlines admits several mistakes were made before, during and after Dao was dragged off the April 9 flight, including calling in law enforcement to ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Embattled United CEO received US$18.7m in 2016 compensation

The carrier said it would link executive bonuses in part to "demonstrable progress toward improvements in the customer experience". This time it was the horrendous incident on a United Airlines plane that was...More..

Australia to instigate stricter working visas
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Australia to instigate stricter working visas

The 457 visa scheme allowed Australian industries to employ foreign workers for a period of upto four-years in skilled jobs where there is a shortage of local workers. Both visas will require migrants to have...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Britain's Labour to guarantee European Union citizens' rights if wins election

Jeremy Corbyn may not take part in TV election debates which do not involve Theresa May, Labour has indicated. "Boris is doing a great job as foreign secretary", she said . She said talks about Britain's fut...More..

Trump says North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump says North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the second such test-fire flop in recent weeks but a clear message of defian...More..

Trump Tax Plan Said to Call for Corporate Rate Cut to 15%
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump Tax Plan Said to Call for Corporate Rate Cut to 15%

If Trump plans on passing his tax plan through budget reconciliation that is likely to deliver complications. For now, though, the president will settle for changes he can make with the stroke of a pen. During ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

BT Group plc (BT.A) PT Lowered to GBX 425

Tortoise Investment Management Llc holds 0.64% of its portfolio in Nuveen Select Tax-Free Income Portfolio for 133,938 shares. Burlington Stores Inc now has $6.93 billion valuation. 4/21/2017-Deutsche Bank AG R...More..

$1.05 EPS Expected for Centene Corp (CNC) This Quarter
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

$1.05 EPS Expected for Centene Corp (CNC) This Quarter

State Street Corp raised its position in Centene Corp by 4.0% in the fourth quarter. Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on shares of Centene Corp in a research note on Wednesday, January 4th. A number...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

The economy grew 0.7 percent in Trump's first quarter, federal data show

The result underscores the challenge facing President Donald Trump in achieving his ambitious economic growth targets. Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 0.7% in the first quarter of 2...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Oil slides more after USA settlement on API inventory report

Brent futures were up 15 cents to $53.08 a barrel were at 11:40 a.m. EDT (1540 GMT). U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures likewise retreated 47 cents at $52.71 per barrel. "With questions hanging ...More..

Treasury Secretary gets pressed on Trump's own returns
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Treasury Secretary gets pressed on Trump's own returns

Independent analysts say that without significant offsetting measures, the corporate tax cut will nearly certainly lead to an increase in the federal deficit , something Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin den...More..