North American stock markets rally as investors shrug off geopolitical risks

Trading volumes are likely to be light, with most European financial markets closed for the Easter holiday. Investors are also prepping for earnings season, with Netflix, Inc. The S&P 500 is up 110.18 points, or 4.9 percent. Credit Suisse also rais... More..

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Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case

The company had agreed to pay up to $3.5 billion in penalties. The monitor has already begun work. USA authorities charged Odebrecht with paying about $788 million in bribes to officials in 12 countries, mostly...More..

IL bill would ban forcible removal of passengers after UAL incident
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

IL bill would ban forcible removal of passengers after UAL incident

The beleaguered airline eventually grabbed a majority of customers when the American flight was more expensive and longer. "If you offer enough money, even the guy going to a funeral will sell his seat", Ross...More..

Arsenal unlikely to change salary policy for 'star' Sanchez, says Wenger
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arsenal unlikely to change salary policy for 'star' Sanchez, says Wenger

If we stay together and get the goal we're more than capable of picking the three points up that will virtually change everything". "A lot of guys have been mediocre for a while and more than eight, nin...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

American missiles strike Syria, deepening U.S. role in long-running war

President Donald Trump ordered a massive military strike on the air base last week, in retaliation for a "barbaric" chemical attack by Assad. But Russia - a key patron of Syria - was unhappy with the Am...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump administration says no US trading partners are currency manipulators

Instead, the first currency review of the Trump administration singled out China and five other countries as needing to be monitored for their currency practices. All told, it put six trading partners on watch,...More..

Amtrak: Problem with NJ Transit train caused Friday night's delays
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Amtrak: Problem with NJ Transit train caused Friday night's delays

Chris Christie. In New York, a train tunnel between New York and New Jersey sparked a huge chaotic situation after a train boarding more than 1,200 passengers stuck inside the tunnel for more than three hours...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Wells Fargo Reports On Sales Scandal

These included complaints by Wells Fargo managers that employees were being pressured to meet unrealistic sales goals and that an "numerous" accounts were not being funded, primarily because customers did not...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Michigan Equal Pay Day focuses on pay imbalance

Census data by the National Partnership for Women & Families. That discrepancy amounts to a yearly gap of almost $13,000. "She would have 85 more weeks of food for her family, or 9.6 more months of mortgage...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump plays hardball with Dems on ObamaCare payments

Click to learn how it will help you improve patient care and more . She could not be reached late Thursday for comment on the final version. The maximum fine is $2,676; that is the national average cost of...More..

Pandey stars in KKR's 6 wicket win over Daredevils
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pandey stars in KKR's 6 wicket win over Daredevils

Manish then steadied his side's innings, as he not only smashed an unbeaten 69-run knock, including four boundaries and three sixes, but also shared a 110-run stand with Pathan (59) for the fourth wicket to hel...More..

Texas mom accused of shooting video, photos of child's abuse
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Texas mom accused of shooting video, photos of child's abuse

Investigators say Peterkin also shoved the bag in his mouth as he was crying. Broadnax said she obtained 64 heartbreaking videos showing the innocent child strapped in a vehicle seat, unable to get away fro...More..

Flying cars are (reportedly) coming later this year
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Flying cars are (reportedly) coming later this year

AeroMobile will be taking pre-orders by the end of 2017. The firm has even completed the interior of the craft, and says it is undergoing advanced flight tests in Slovakia. READ ALSO: Unique home! Neverthe...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Here are the winners of the 2017 Boston Marathon

Japan's Suguru Osako finished third among the men. Russian-born American Tatyana McFadden, the four-time defending champion in the women's wheelchair division, finished in fourth place with a time of 1:35:05....More..

Trump Lashes Out at Tax Return Protesters: Who Paid Them?
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump Lashes Out at Tax Return Protesters: Who Paid Them?

On Sunday, he appeared on Twitter to respond to nationwide protests a day earlier, calling on him to release his tax returns. Ever since he started running, the real estate tycoon has refused to voluntarily r...More..

Fury in Vietnam over United passenger dragged from plane
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fury in Vietnam over United passenger dragged from plane

The City of Chicago runs O'Hare International Airport. "Unless they are the cheapest flight available, or have the most convenient times". And United frequent flyers won't easily give up their miles. They hav...More..

Leafs battle Capitals in first home playoff game since 2013
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Leafs battle Capitals in first home playoff game since 2013

Defenseman Roman Polak was hurt Saturday, and Babcock said Polak is done for the season with a lower-body injury. In addition to the young stars in the lineup, the Maple Leafs also have other draft picks wh...More..

Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up

The Nikkei 225 share average fell 0.4 percent to 18,266.49 in midmorning trade. Market liquidity was thinner than usual because of this week's Passover and Good Friday holiday observances around the world. "I...More..

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release

United said its new policy will ensure a crew member is seated before the plane is full. "We were deeply disturbed by the videos of the United Airlines passenger, who was a victim of the company's poor book...More..

AT&T to Flash $1.6B for Straight Path 5G Spectrum
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

AT&T to Flash $1.6B for Straight Path 5G Spectrum

Straight Path shareholders will receive $1.25 billion, or $95.63 per share, which will be paid using AT&T stock. Straight Path is one of the largest holders of 28 GHz and 39 GHz millimeter wave spect...More..