• U.S. stocks plunge again; market in correction territory
U.S. stocks plunge again; market in correction territory

Tuesday's market is marked by a return of volatility to the equities market that have been absent for quite some time. "We're now in what we call full correction territory", Randy Frederick, vice president of trading and derivatives for Charles Schwab, told ABC News.

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  • Combination of freezing rain and snow expected Tuesday night/Wednesday morning across Tri
Combination of freezing rain and snow expected Tuesday night/Wednesday morning across Tri

A line of at least 200 people waited to clear security around 6 a.m. Friday at the airport. At O'Hare, 600 flights have been cancelled an 246 flights cancelled at Midway as of 7:52 a.m. Snow across southern and central MI ranged from 7 inches on the western side of the state to more than 2 inches in the Detroit area. Down the road, George Gla...

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  • Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says
Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says

In a statement , Paulo Pinheiro said the spiraling violence had made "a mockery of the so-called "de-escalation zones" - an agreement reached past year among Russia , Iran and Turkey to stabilize the lines of conflict and open corridors for humanitarian aid.

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  • Lebanon Signs Deal with 3 International Oil Companies
Lebanon Signs Deal with 3 International Oil Companies

Lebanon's energy and water minister said the country will start exploratory offshore drilling for oil and gas next year. While Israel assures the wall will be built on the Israeli territory as recognized by the UN, Lebanon believes it to be an "aggression" and claims it intrudes into Lebanese territory.

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  • Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu top 'Healthy States Report': NITI Aayog
Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu top 'Healthy States Report': NITI Aayog

Among Smaller States, Mizoram ranked first followed by Manipur on overall performance, while Manipur followed by Goa were the top ranked States in terms of annual incremental performance. The country's primary planning body said their job was to first challenge states, do workshops and subsequently rank states on the Health Index. But in terms of i...

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  • Fergie clarifies comments about Quentin Tarantino 'biting' her on movie set
Fergie clarifies comments about Quentin Tarantino 'biting' her on movie set

The behind-the-scenes video shows Fergie being chased by Tarantino in a scene where he is portraying a zombie. The interview was included as bonus material included with the Grindhouse DVD release for the big-screen double-feature that included Death Proof as well as Planet Terror .

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  • Israeli Minister Holds Iran Responsible for Syria, Lebanon Strikes
Israeli Minister Holds Iran Responsible for Syria, Lebanon Strikes

A United Nations investigative commission said in 2016 that the Syrian government was behind at least three chlorine gas attacks during the seven-year civil war, but activists and monitoring groups contend there have been more. Russia's military bases in western Syria were also hit last month in a series of drone attacks, challenging Moscow's gain...

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  • Democratic US Rep. Rick Nolan says he won't seek re-election
Democratic US Rep. Rick Nolan says he won't seek re-election

They have been incredibly patient and supportive. Nolan has struggled to bridge pro-mining factions on the Iron Range with more liberal and environmentally conscious Democrats who have sought to block new mining projects. But he has faced an endorsement challenge from former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Leah Phifer, who attracted subst...

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  • Explosion hits mosque in Libyan city of Benghazi
Explosion hits mosque in Libyan city of Benghazi

The attack in the city of Benghazi, Libya, occurred place during Friday's prayers at a small mosque in Majouri district and was remotely detonated by mobile phone according to residents. The United Nations mission in Libya condemned the latest "brutal bombings" and said the reports of civilian casualties were "deeply concerning". "Prompt, imparti...

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  • USA government shutdown after Congress fails to vote
USA government shutdown after Congress fails to vote

The White House reacted positively, saying it is "pleased" that Congress has been able to meet defence spending requirements it requested. The Senate and the House had given Thursday's complete focus to the two-year budget deal to prevent the shutdown.

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  • North Korea to send Kim Jong Un's sister to Olympics
North Korea to send Kim Jong Un's sister to Olympics

President Donald Trump has criticised the policy of previous USA administrations towards North Korea and has already convinced the global community to significantly tighten sanctions against Pyongyang. Hong, the analyst, said Kim Yo Jong's presence would give North Korea a better opportunity to win South Korean help in reaching out to the United St...

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  • Abe cautions Moon on North Korea's 'charm offensive'
Abe cautions Moon on North Korea's 'charm offensive'

On Thursday, the two men met at the prime minister's home in Japan. Relations between the U.S. and North Korea have failed to thaw despite two of the most senior representatives of their countries coming face to face. Pence arrives in Seoul on Thursday for meetings with President Moon Jae-in just as South Korea seizes on the games for a diplomati...

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  • Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain
Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain

And then Saturday through Sunday there is a possibility for freezing drizzle and freezing rain late Saturday night into Sunday morning across much of West Central Texas southeast of a line from Sweetwater to Anson to Haskell. The low will be around 12 with a north wind of 8 to 11 miles per hour. On Sunday , the chance of rain is 90 perce...

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  • 'Oh Hi!' Pepsi Launches 'Bubly' Sparkling Water
'Oh Hi!' Pepsi Launches 'Bubly' Sparkling Water

Eight flavors are being launched across the United States this month: called grapefruitbubly , limebubly , strawberrybubly , orangebubly , lemonbubly , applebubly , mangobubly and cherrybubly . The bubly line is helping PepsiCo meet one of its Performance with objective goals to have at least two-thirds of the global beverage portfolio v...

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  • Hospital Sisters Health System issues visitor restrictions due to flu
Hospital Sisters Health System issues visitor restrictions due to flu

It is important to note that this restriction is not in place for a pediatric patient visiting the hospital for an outpatient appointment. "The flu is a serious illness that should not be ignored", a hospital spokesperson said in a news release.

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  • House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown
House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown

The deal suspends a 2011 budget law championed by conservatives that set hard caps on discretionary spending and included an automatic trigger known as "sequester" cuts if Congress attempted to bust those spending caps. In a February 8 press conference, Pelosi said she wasn't trying to whip votes against the bill. "I was elected to combat Obama e...

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  • Trudeau pitches Canada's tech jobs to San Francisco market
Trudeau pitches Canada's tech jobs to San Francisco market

Several tech entrepreneurs in Canada said the University of Toronto, in particular, was a draw, thanks to its research in machine learning and other artificial intelligence , and that businesses also could be confident they could hire anyone they wanted, given immigration policy.

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  • Watch Nick Foles call and run fantastic Super Bowl play
Watch Nick Foles call and run fantastic Super Bowl play

Who is going to miss this or that for an endorsement deal? There will be plenty of distractions for the players now. Brady didn't stay on the field to shake hands with Eli Manning after New England's two Super Bowl losses to the New York Giants, but he's not the only losing quarterback to bail postgame.

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  • Davis Davis attacks document suggesting United Kingdom access to European Union could be suspended
Davis Davis attacks document suggesting United Kingdom access to European Union could be suspended

British officials expect the next phases of the negotiations, which focus on the details of a transitional period - due to be agreed by March 22 - and then the final trade pact, will be by far the most hard. Mr Tsuruoka said he would not answer "hypothetical" questions about future United Kingdom customs relations with the EU, but said it is "expec...

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  • North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands
North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands

They both donned the red, white, and blue Team USA winter jackets. An aircraft carrying the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the country's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam landed in the South on Friday, television pictures showed, in a historic first.

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  • Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) PT Set at $47.00 by Stephens
Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) PT Set at $47.00 by Stephens

It is down 0.00% since February 8, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 40.38% the S&P500. Daniel Gold increased its stake in Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc ( SBGI ) by 17.02% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:SBGI). Mufg Americas owns 373 shares. J Goldman And Com Ltd Partnership holds 0.09% or 57,468 shares in its ...

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  • Russian Federation cuts North Koreans' stay to one year
Russian Federation cuts North Koreans' stay to one year

Speaking to reporters in New York, Matsegora said: "The ban on workers from North Korea will affect Russian economy, but we respect and fully implement the UN Security Council's decisions". In fact, North Korean workers earn enough to feed "13 members of his family", Matsegora added. Russia, however, will only be sending back workers who want to ...

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  • Trump signs bill ending United States government shutdown
Trump signs bill ending United States government shutdown

The bill was the result of a grand bargain with Senate Democrats, who also insisted in an increase in domestic spending, blowing through budget restraints even as the Trump administration implements tax cuts passed by Congress past year. Senate just passed the budget deal. It raises the federal debt limit until March 2019 and adds $90 billion in di...

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  • Olympics offer rare contact with N. Korea leader's powerful sister
Olympics offer rare contact with N. Korea leader's powerful sister

But all eyes are on Yo Jong - a key member of the Kim dynasty that has ruled the impoverished, isolated nation with an iron fist and pervasive personality cult over three generations. The Russians believed they had been incorrectly excluded from the Games but the decision was made to uphold the ban on their participation in PyeongChang .

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  • US spending-hike budget is a 'monstrosity'
US spending-hike budget is a 'monstrosity'

Trump's administration was already preparing for a halt in operations. The package would boost USA government spending on national defense and domestic programs by $300 billion over a two-year period, ending years of mandatory budget caps Republicans argued were hollowing out America's military and Democrats said were harming the needy.

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