Economy

Comcast says considering all-cash offer to buy Fox assets

Comcast says considering all-cash offer to buy Fox assets

However, it said it "confirms that it is considering, and is in advanced stages of preparing, an offer for the businesses that Fox has agreed to sell to Disney ". During an earnings call two week...

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Trump adviser Jared Kushner gets permanent security clearance

Trump adviser Jared Kushner gets permanent security clearance

The New York Times has confirmed that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has concluded their background check into President Donald Trump's son-in-law and policy adviser. Security Council resoluti...

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Trump Demands Review Of Russia Investigation Surveillance Tactics

Trump Demands Review Of Russia Investigation Surveillance Tactics

While the president fumed over surveillance, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen stunned some lawmakers by saying she wasn't aware of the USA intelligence assessment that Russia's meddling ...

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Trump weighing political risks of North Korea meeting

Trump weighing political risks of North Korea meeting

As multiple State Department sources have told me, US demands that North Korea give up its nuclear weapons were always going to be a nonstarter for Kim. Trump has often talked up his work on North...

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BBC News: US vows 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

BBC News: US vows 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

The United States will increase the financial pressure on Iran with the "strongest sanctions in history" , after Washington pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal with Teheran, Secretary of State M...

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'Serial winner' Conte defends Chelsea record after FA Cup victory

'Serial winner' Conte defends Chelsea record after FA Cup victory

The Belgian was the Blues' match-winner in the FA Cup final against Manchester United on Saturday, scoring the only goal of the game after 20 minutes. "I don't have a big desire to speak, it's bet...

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Here's when we're finally getting multiplayer in No Man's Sky

Here's when we're finally getting multiplayer in No Man's Sky

Earlier this week, the Xbox One box art for No Man's Sky gave us a huge clue that the NEXT update might include multiplayer. "You can play with a bunch of your friends", said Murray. The react...

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BMW reveals first image of next-generation 'i' auto

BMW reveals first image of next-generation 'i' auto

In BMW's terminology, Vision concepts tend to be slightly further from production and more imaginative, whereas "Concept" models are much more realistic previews of upcoming models. And it's now pro...

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How much of Netflix's spending is going toward original shows?

How much of Netflix's spending is going toward original shows?

If you've only watched a few of the latter, then you're about to have a lot more to add to your "must watch" list since Netflix's Chief Content Officer, Ted Sarandos, said the platform will have 1...

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DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Trims Holdings in Walmart (WMT)

DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Trims Holdings in Walmart (WMT)

Leading up to this report, we have seen a -2.67% return in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -16.30% return over the past 3 months. WMT has 9.70M shares volume. Investors sentiment decreas...

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YouTube Announces Expanded Music Credits on Videos

YouTube Announces Expanded Music Credits on Videos

By clicking the existing "Show more" link in a video's description, there's a good chance you'll see info on the artist and songwriter (s), plus any labels and/or publishers involved, as well as links...

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Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

Former Tesco executive David Wood, who was drafted in to replace Newton-Jones, will become group managing director. "These comprehensive measures provide a renewed and stable financial structure f...

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Sensex down 95 pts, Nifty below 10750 in late morning trade

Sensex down 95 pts, Nifty below 10750 in late morning trade

Now ruled by the Congress party, Karnataka is home to the technology hub of Bengaluru and is the first major state electing an assembly this year. The Nifty is now on a weak wicket. Shares of Ko...

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USA crude exports average record high 2.566 million b/d in past week

USA crude exports average record high 2.566 million b/d in past week

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 41 cents at $71.90 after also hitting their highest since November 2014, at $72.30 a barrel. It remains to be seen whether major oil producer...

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Bookies brace for big hit as Government caps FOBT stakes at £2

Bookies brace for big hit as Government caps FOBT stakes at £2

The move by Westminster follows a lengthy consultation about the machines - branded the "crack cocaine of gambling " by critics. The British government has today announced that it is restricting ...

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Can Kroger help Ocado crack America?

Can Kroger help Ocado crack America?

Kroger , the largest US supermarket chain by revenue, operates about 2,780 supermarkets in the USA and has some 443,000 employees. The agreement, Kroger's response to Amazon's purchase of Whole Fo...

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Senate votes to restore net neutrality

Senate votes to restore net neutrality

Over the course of 2017, the FCC , led by Ajit Pai, voted to repeal the 2015 Open Internet Act with the goal of giving ISPs more control over what customers could access and paving the way for "int...

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Woman throws poop at employee who denied her restroom access

Woman throws poop at employee who denied her restroom access

The disturbing incident was captured on the shop's security camera and uploaded to a variety of social media sharing platforms Wednesday, including Liveleak and YouTube. The incident took place at a...

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TOTAL May Leave South Pars 11 if No Waiver

TOTAL May Leave South Pars 11 if No Waiver

French energy giant Total joined other major European companies in saying they will exit Iran unless US sanctions are waived, casting a shadow over efforts by European leaders to salvage the Iran nuc...

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Tencent Sees Profit Increase of 61% Thanks to Games Business

Tencent Sees Profit Increase of 61% Thanks to Games Business

Revenue reached 73.53 billion yuan, up 48 per cent from the same time previous year, driven by online advertising, online games and messaging services. Revenues totaled 73.53 billion yuan ($11.5 billi...

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European Union and Iran to keep nuclear deal in place

European Union and Iran to keep nuclear deal in place

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov described the United States' pullout from the JCPOA as a violation of the UN Security Council and pointed out that Russia would press for preserving the treaty...

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Macy's Soars on Sales, Earnings Beat

Macy's Soars on Sales, Earnings Beat

The sales of the store got an increase of 4.2 percent compared to the expected 1.4 percent. Retail giant Macy's posted first quarter earnings that exceeded expectations thanks to double-digit ...

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Ford Restarts F-150 Production

Ford Restarts F-150 Production

A May 2 fire severely damaged the main plant at the Meridian Magnesium Products of America factory in Eaton Rapids. Production of the Expedition and Navigator SUVs continues without interruption a...

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Were Analysts Bullish BTG plc (LON:BTG) This Week?

Were Analysts Bullish BTG plc (LON:BTG) This Week?

Stratos Wealth Limited stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Franklin Resources, Inc. 200 are held by Huntington Bankshares. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of G...

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Tesla preparing to build factory in Shanghai?

Tesla preparing to build factory in Shanghai?

AFP reported that Tesla has set up a company in Shanghai focusing on technology development in China, a crucial market for the U.S. firm as the country plans to scrap ownership limits for foreign aut...

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