• Trump economic adviser quits after dispute over tariffs
Trump economic adviser quits after dispute over tariffs

The New York Times first reported on Tuesday of his plans to depart . Watch: The Most Unified Republican Party Ever? In a statement , Trump praised Cohn's as a "rare talent". "Everybody wants to be there". He tried to orchestrate an eleventh-hour effort to push Mr Trump to reverse course, but the President resisted those efforts, and reite...

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  • Arkansas Earns No. 6 Seed In SEC Tournament
Arkansas Earns No. 6 Seed In SEC Tournament

You can get the full bracket below. NCAA Tournament projections have Auburn ranging as a No. 2 or No. 3 seed in what will be its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2003. "This thing is about getting really good players to play together and care about winning". We've got coaches who are experienced at this and then we've gotten better players.

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  • Set clocks one hour ahead for Daylight Saving Time this Sunday
Set clocks one hour ahead for Daylight Saving Time this Sunday

When you go to bed Saturday night, set your clocks ahead one hour. In 1966, President Lyndon Johnson signed an act into law whereby Daylight Saving Time begins on the last Sunday of April and ends on the last Sunday of October each year.

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  • Powerful aftershock hits Papua New Guinea a week after deadly quake
Powerful aftershock hits Papua New Guinea a week after deadly quake

While in PNG the Hercules will assist with the delivery of relief items to the affected Highlands region in partnership with Papua New Guinean authorities and other development partners. Santos also said it would give more than $250,000 to aid agencies in PNG on top of a $1.3 million donation it has already provided to Hela Provincial Hospital.

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  • U.S. to Allow Elephant Trophy Imports Despite Trump's Condemnation
U.S. to Allow Elephant Trophy Imports Despite Trump's Condemnation

That late December ruling , which addressed a lawsuit brought by Safari Club International and the National Rifle Association, found that the administration did not sufficiently observe the rules around creating a new regulation, such as inviting public comment.

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  • Intelligence Chief Keeps Mum on Response to Russian Meddling
Intelligence Chief Keeps Mum on Response to Russian Meddling

Coats, the director of national intelligence, said the USA has to date "not seen evidence of a robust effort yet on the part of Russian Federation, but we know their malign activities continue to exist". "As I said, hope springs eternal". "We are under cyber attack", he announced. National Security Agency director Admiral Mike Rogers told sen...

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  • Trump administration is suing California over sanctuary city laws
Trump administration is suing California over sanctuary city laws

Sessions will attend tomorrow's 26th Annual Law Enforcement Legislative Day in Sacramento to make the announcement. He is scheduled to speak at the Kimpton Sawyer Hotel - the new hotel next to the Golden 1 Center in downtown Sacramento - at 8:05 a.m.

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  • Madison student brings BB gun to middle school, police say
Madison student brings BB gun to middle school, police say

Police arrested Trevor Joseph Marshall, of Roseville, on making criminal threats, suspicion of possessing and transporting an assault weapon, and having a loaded firearm. The shelter-in-place and lockout at Jarvis Middle School has been lifted, and police say two children are facing felony charges. "We made contact with the student involved",...

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  • Heading towards a trade war?
Heading towards a trade war?

The talks, which are said to have been productive, come on the heels of a suggestion by the USA president that the tariffs may be used as leverage against Canada and Mexico at the NAFTA negotiating table. The across-the-board tariff on other countries might actually make Chinese exports relatively more competitive. "Clearly there is over capaci...

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  • Onodera: China defense spending rise a concern
Onodera: China defense spending rise a concern

The 2018 defence allocation comes as China's economic growth expanded 6.9 percent previous year, in the first acceleration in annual growth since 2010. "We reckon it's fiscal policy, though monetary policy could also turn out on the easier side, with the yuan also set to weaken". China increased its military spending 7.6 percent in 2016, 10.1 p...

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  • Hot Stock for Investors: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)
Hot Stock for Investors: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)

ImmunoGen, Inc.is maintained at an average outperform rating by 10 stock analysts, and there are at least 10.42% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Among 33 analysts covering Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), 19 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 81% are positive. Celgene Corporation (CELG ) has been given an a...

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  • American National Bank Trims Stake in McDonald's Co. (MCD)
American National Bank Trims Stake in McDonald's Co. (MCD)

Mcdonalds Corp now has $127.64B valuation. The stock decreased 1.04% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $65.65. About 51,115 shares traded. The stock has "Neutral" rating by UBS on Wednesday, July 26. Credit Suisse Ag holds 94,822 shares. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to "Sell" on Thursday, August 20.

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  • Heritage Wealth Advisors Increases Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
Heritage Wealth Advisors Increases Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) has risen 38.28% since March 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Alps Advisors Inc decreased its stake in Align Technology Inc (ALGN) by 36.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Italy's League leader says is only possible PM candidate for center-right
Italy's League leader says is only possible PM candidate for center-right

The election is a political sea change for Italy, with voters shunning the parties that have governed the country in recent years, including the center-left Democratic Party (PD) and Silvio Berlusconi's center-right Forza Italia (Go Italy!).

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  • Brexit: Irish Sea border would be economic catastrophe, says Arlene Foster
Brexit: Irish Sea border would be economic catastrophe, says Arlene Foster

After updating MPs in the House of Commons on her latest Brexit speech last Friday at the Mansion House in London, May faced questions from MPs. But yesterday, Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney told BBC One's The Andrew Marr Show he was "not sure that the European Union will be able to support" the plan, as it would be anxious abou...

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  • Draft EU Brexit text not faithful to December deal, Arlene Foster claims
Draft EU Brexit text not faithful to December deal, Arlene Foster claims

She said: "We will not countenance any proposal which would create a new border in the Irish Sea between Northern Ireland and Great Britain". The agencies enact the decisions of the European Commission, they "operate in a context where single market principles operate", and while their work is technical, "it can become political", he said.

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  • Callon Petroleum (CPE) Stake Decreased by Ranger Investment Management LP
Callon Petroleum (CPE) Stake Decreased by Ranger Investment Management LP

It has underperformed by 4.41% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $2.32 billion company. This works out to a net increase in ownership of 6.88 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bullish about the stock.

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  • IEA: US to dominate the oil industry
IEA: US to dominate the oil industry

According to the Wall Street Journal , American crude oil capacity is expected to reach a record level of 12.1 million barrels a day by 2023; an increase of almost 2 million barrels per day from current levels. "The gap between refinery capacity growth and refined product demand growth has never been so large in recent history", the IEA said. De...

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  • Father forces son to run to school in the rain for bullying
Father forces son to run to school in the rain for bullying

Teachers have approved of his behavior this week. The video has generated millions of views and has sparked a mix of praise and criticism ( WARNING: The video contains language that some may find offensive and/or inappropriate). "Because if a kid jogging offends you, then get your ass off the couch. Not good for a child's back at all", another c...

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  • Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales
Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales

It was no accident both passed on the same day since the measures were championed by the two Republican leaders of the Legislature and their fates had been intertwined all session. The Senate amended the bill to limit which teachers could volunteer to go through law enforcement training and carry guns in schools. Under the program, school staff m...

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  • Ex-Russian spy, daughter critically ill after exposure to 'unknown substance'
Ex-Russian spy, daughter critically ill after exposure to 'unknown substance'

U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain may not participate "in the normal way" in this summer's soccer World Cup in Russian Federation if Moscow is proven to be behind the unexplained illness of a former spy. She was sort of leaned in on him. "It looked like she'd passed out". Since finding refuge in Britain , Skripal kept lar...

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  • What does Trump think on guns?
What does Trump think on guns?

Just what Trump would like to see in the "beautiful" and "comprehensive" bill he called for earlier in the week remained unclear. Murphy, one of the first senators to speak, touted how 'there is no issue out there with the American public like background checks'.

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  • Battle Over Removal of Online Database of Baltimore Police Officers
Battle Over Removal of Online Database of Baltimore Police Officers

The online database - known as Case Search - proved a valuable tool for defense attorneys working to locate past arrests by the disgraced officers. On Tuesday, Wilner called the deletion of officers' names a "procedural error" that "should have been recognized" before it took effect.

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  • TN Government should put political pressure on Centre on Cauvery issue
TN Government should put political pressure on Centre on Cauvery issue

Within minutes, fisheries minister D Jayakumar denied Stalin's claim saying that neither the Prime Minister's Office nor the PM has declined to the meet the delegation. The state government should put political pressure on the Centre to get its due share of water, he said. Mutharasan here to participate in the two-day party District Conference, s...

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  • Suspect in Austin's Bar & Grill shooting to seek plea deal
Suspect in Austin's Bar & Grill shooting to seek plea deal

The man accused of killing Indian American engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring two others including Alok Madasani in a February 2017 incident could make a plea in the coming days. Purinton's sentencing is scheduled for May. Kuchibhotla's widow, who was not present at the hearing, issued a statement. "We must understand and love one anoth...

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