• North Korea supplies equipment for chemical weapons to Syria
North Korea supplies equipment for chemical weapons to Syria

North Korea has been the subject of a multitude of global sanctions aimed at curbing their rapidly advancing nuclear program, thus far, to no avail. As one United Nations official put it, "the Security Council has required the DPRK‎ (North Korea) to cease export of arms and related material as well as items relevant to nuclear, ballistic missiles...

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  • Nirav Modi's Firestar Diamond files for bankruptcy in the US
Nirav Modi's Firestar Diamond files for bankruptcy in the US

The agency had said it is "independently valuing" these assets . CBI has taken stern action against Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi by attaching many of their assets and issuing non-bailable arrest warrants in their name. The official said the seized documents are "very important" and the chawl address is related to Nirav Modi's company. Mea...

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  • Nigeria's PMI Rises To 54.7
Nigeria's PMI Rises To 54.7

Activity has remained above the 50 mark that separates growth from contraction since June 2013, when Ireland was approaching the end of... Italy's manufacturing activity continued to expand strongly in February, though at the weakest pace in five months, survey data from IHS Markit showed Thursday.

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  • February manufacturing PMI dips on fewer new orders
February manufacturing PMI dips on fewer new orders

While retail inflation eased in January from a 17-month high in the prior month, price rises are still above the RBI's medium-term target of 4 percent on rising energy costs and expectations for an increase in rural spending by the government.

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  • Global cues pull equity indices deep in the red
Global cues pull equity indices deep in the red

Stocks, however, slipped into the negative zone with the BSE Sensex touching a low of 34,015.79 due to continued selling in global markets. The Nifty50 had edged higher by 41.90 points, or 0.40 per cent, to close at 10,532.95 points, while the Sensex closed at 34,269.24 points - up 127.09 points, or 0.37 per cent.

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  • Missouri Republicans Call for Governor Greitens to Resign
Missouri Republicans Call for Governor Greitens to Resign

The prosecutor's office also says it has several photos. Just moments ago, a committee was announced that will investigate Greiten's indictment. The resolution says the panel could hire independent investigators and special counsel and compel testimony through subpoenas.

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  • Kroger raises age for gun purchases at Fred Meyer
Kroger raises age for gun purchases at Fred Meyer

Through Restock Kroger, we have a robust space optimization effort underway in many of our stores, including Fred Meyer locations. Bi-Mart said they carry a mix of shooting sport and hunting products but don't sell assault-type weapons, and will not in the future.

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  • Aldi Test Stores to Open in Kohl's Boxes
Aldi Test Stores to Open in Kohl's Boxes

A number of brokerages recently commented on KSS . At the moment 20 analysts are watching Kohl's Corporation (NASDAQ: KSS ), 5 rate it "Buy", 3 "Outperform", 10 "Underperform", 2 "Sell", while 0 "Hold". The stock was sold at an average price of $53.85, for a total transaction of $224,716.05. These holdings make up 68.62% of the company's out...

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  • Twitter's CEO Admits The Platform Has Problems, Asks For Help
Twitter's CEO Admits The Platform Has Problems, Asks For Help

On Thursday, CEO Jack Dorsey confessed that his company failed to predict that Twitter would become a haven for harassment , abuse, and propaganda campaigns. The firm reported it roughly 330 million people who use its site regularly in its latest earnings report. Twitter goes public on the NYSE today and is expected to open at Dollars 26 per sha...

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  • United Kingdom may run out of natural gas today, National Grid warns
United Kingdom may run out of natural gas today, National Grid warns

British households were told to "carry on cooking" by the government on Thursday, as a warning of a gas supply deficit spooked the market and raised questions over the country's gas policy. In theory, gas storage facilities should mean there is a ready supply in the event of supplies falling short elsewhere in the system, saving it from having to b...

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  • KFC In The UK Have Now Run Out Of Gravy
KFC In The UK Have Now Run Out Of Gravy

KFC has been in the spotlight around the world recently, unfortunately for all the wrong reasons - a change of wholesale delivery companies in the United Kingdom in mid February meant many of its 900 outlets were closed for up to a week, as the company scrambled to rectify the problem.

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  • Man Blacks Out, Wakes Up to $1635 Uber Fare
Man Blacks Out, Wakes Up to $1635 Uber Fare

At the end of the trip, he woke up to discover the driver made a 300-plus mile trip to New Jersey . "Basically, I kind of just blacked out". The Uber driver also informed Bachman he didn't have money to pay for the tolls along the way and had been fined at every toll booth.

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  • Southwest Airlines flight makes emergency landing in SLC after engine fire
Southwest Airlines flight makes emergency landing in SLC after engine fire

Flight 604 then made an emergency landing at Salt Lake City Airport. Witness Al Oshiro said he was getting out of his vehicle as he arrived at work when he saw the plane overhead. Southwest Airlines said all passengers got on a new aircraft and landed in Los Angeles Monday afternoon. 'The pilots... elected to return to SLC after receiving a ...

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  • AAA forecasts spring gas prices will be highest since 2015
AAA forecasts spring gas prices will be highest since 2015

AAA forecasts the national gas price average will be as much as $2.70 a gallon this spring - a price Americans have not paid since summer of 2015 when prices hit $2.81. "March typically comes in more like a lamb and goes out like a lion, and I certainly would expect more fireworks at the pump as temperatures begin to warm and gasoline demand beg...

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  • Spartans enter Big Ten Tournament as No. 1 seed
Spartans enter Big Ten Tournament as No. 1 seed

They found ways to manufacture offense while frustrating the opponent. Just as important, top-seeded Michigan State is playing a game, with the stakes not much more significant than any other time this season, while ninth-seeded Wisconsin is playing to save its season, and enter with more desperation than the Spartans can possibly summon.

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  • PNG struggles to assess quake damage
PNG struggles to assess quake damage

A 5.5 magnitude aftershock struck near Porgera, according to USGS. Authorities are yet to reach numerous worst-affected areas, but have already received reports of dozens of deaths. Powi says the quake caused "catastrophic havoc and destruction" and people remain traumatised. According to the data provided by the Earthquake Tracker, there were...

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  • Takata Recalls 2.3 Million Airbags in Australia
Takata Recalls 2.3 Million Airbags in Australia

The recall of the airbag is the largest in Australia's history and the Federal Government says about two in seven cars on our roads contain the faulty device. Crawford told NZ Autocar that there were about 20,000 of the older Takata Alpha-type airbags in New Zealand vehicles which have the greatest priority for replacement due as they are the mos...

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  • Fed's Powell sends world stocks reeling to end turbulent February
Fed's Powell sends world stocks reeling to end turbulent February

The Standard & Poor's 500 index tumbled 36.16 points, or 1.3 percent, to 2,677.67. Major indexes fell more than 10 percent but have since recovered much of that ground. Indeed, we've witnessed numerous instances of the "fear factor" pushing gold prices higher in the nine years following the credit crash. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was down 0.4 perce...

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  • Asian shares lower as sentiments get dragged by Wall Street
Asian shares lower as sentiments get dragged by Wall Street

The three major indices on Wall Street fell more than 1 percent. Given the positive attitudes among business and strong sales growth, the business investment is likely to continue to increase. Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange were nearly unchanged on Wednesday after a more-than-one-percent plunge in the p...

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"Beast from the East" prompts RED alert for Fife

The warning says: 'Frequent and often heavy snow showers are expected to continue through Thursday and overnight into Friday morning with further significant accumulations likely. Heading into Friday he warned that the snow in the south west may turn into freezing rain and could "give a glaze of ice " on top any lying snow - making conditi...

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  • Aperio Group LLC Boosts Stake in Pennsylvania REIT (PEI)
Aperio Group LLC Boosts Stake in Pennsylvania REIT (PEI)

The firm has a market cap of $12,380.00, a PE ratio of 77.87, a PEG ratio of 2.99 and a beta of 0.79. The stock increased 4.24% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $10.56. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.04 derived from a total of 1 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings.

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  • Banks hike lending rates, EMIs to go up
Banks hike lending rates, EMIs to go up

Interestingly, this is the first time the bank has raised the one-year MCLR since the inception of a new lending rate system in April 2016. Home loan and personal loan borrowers will be affected by the revised rates as it would affect the interest rates on loans.

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  • American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) Shares Sold by OppenheimerFunds Inc
American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) Shares Sold by OppenheimerFunds Inc

JP Morgan maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $30 target in Tuesday, May 31 report. BidaskClub lowered Martin Midstream Partners from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Saturday, December 30th. Of Vermont holds 475 shares or 0% of its portfolio. The stock of Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) has "Buy" rati...

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  • FedEx bucks corporate trend, sticks with NRA
FedEx bucks corporate trend, sticks with NRA

Rental vehicle company Hertz will no longer offer a discount program to NRA members and First National Bank of Omaha said it will not renew a co-branded credit card it has with the NRA. "Since Jan 1, we have foiled two planned attacks which had not been totally finalised but a number of people were in the process of trying to execute them", h...

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  • Blink-182 Calls For Boycott Of FedEx Over Support For NRA
Blink-182 Calls For Boycott Of FedEx Over Support For NRA

Gun injuries nationally have declined by 20% during the convention in previous years, according to the study . UPS (UPS) said in a statement Wednesday that it is not a sponsor of the NRA and that it does not offer a special discount for NRA members.

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