• Gary Cohn Is a 'Globalist' But I Like Him Anyway
Gary Cohn Is a 'Globalist' But I Like Him Anyway

Capitol to meet with House Republicans ahead of their vote on the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" in Washington , on November 16, 2017. " He's going to go out and maybe make a couple hundred million and then maybe he's going to come back, right? I don't know if I could put him in the same position though, he isn't as strong on those tariffs as we'd l...

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  • Exports dip, widen U.S. trade deficit
Exports dip, widen U.S. trade deficit

The tariffs of 25 per cent on imported steel and 10 per cent on aluminium will come into effect in 15 days, measures the White House says will help American industry recover from unfair trade practices. "But broader USA curbs and countermeasures from Europe or China could derail the exports environment going forward", he said. Major Asian nations...

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  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) SVP Sells 46875 Shares of Stock
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) SVP Sells 46875 Shares of Stock

Group One Trading Lp who had been investing in Advanced Micro Devices Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.34B market cap company. (NASDAQ:AMD). Doheny Asset Mngmt Ca owns 144,770 shares. (NASDAQ:AMD) shares. Another trade for 325,000 shares valued at $4.05 million was sold by Su Lisa T.

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  • Video game execs defend industry in Trump meeting on violence
Video game execs defend industry in Trump meeting on violence

But while the First Amendment should make it impossible for the United States government to officially censor games they are already subject to de facto censorship, as any game with an Adult Only (AO) rating can not be published on consoles and most retail chains refuse to stock them.

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  • What could go wrong? Pitfalls pose risks in Trump, Kim talks
What could go wrong? Pitfalls pose risks in Trump, Kim talks

What if Kim insists the summit be held in North Korea's capital? Japan's Nikkei was last 0.3 percent firmer, having been up more than 2 percent at one stage. "If you do that, it will be the end of you - and your regime". The comments were made at Monday's meeting between the North Korean leader and a Southern delegation which had travelled to...

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  • Trump's lawyers will set up an interview with Mueller - on these conditions
Trump's lawyers will set up an interview with Mueller - on these conditions

After spending five and a half hours with the special counsel on Saturday, #Sam Nunberg is convinced Russian Federation probe is "not a witch hunt". The interview was much tamer than a series of media appearances that Nunberg made earlier this week in which he threatened to defy Mueller's subpoena by skipping the grand jury testimony.

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  • Pioneer Natural Resources' (PXD)
Pioneer Natural Resources' (PXD) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Stifel Nicolaus

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Cambridge Financial Group Inc increased its stake in Nordstrom (JWN) by 1.42% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. AHRENDTS ANGELA J also sold $9.78 million worth of Apple Inc. Swedbank, which manages about $16.35B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cigna Corp (NYSE:CI) by...

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  • Worldwide manhunt launched for person of interest in killing of nursing student
Worldwide manhunt launched for person of interest in killing of nursing student

Today, police declared her death a homicide after conducting an autopsy. "The Binghamton University community is deeply saddened to learn of the death of senior nursing student Haley Anderson, whose death is being investigated by the Binghamton Police Department", the news addition read.

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  • Police investigate after woman rides horse into dance club in Miami Beach
Police investigate after woman rides horse into dance club in Miami Beach

Morales issued an order revoking the business license of the Mokai Lounge. The footage shows the woman riding the white horse through the crowd before the animal appears to panic, causing the woman to fall off. She has since claimed that she " did not ride the horse into Studio 54 " she just " got on it " while it was inside the club. Police ...

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  • Teachers in West Virginia say they'll stay out on strike
Teachers in West Virginia say they'll stay out on strike

The bills will have to be reconciled. She told the Charleston Gazette-Mail that legislators had already passed a fiscally responsible pay raise package and the higher proposed raise was a political ploy. "That budget will also have to have whatever we do for pay raises. and all the other host of things that we need to be able to manage", Blair said...

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  • Britain's Theresa May could seek tariff deal with Trump, risking EU backlash
Britain's Theresa May could seek tariff deal with Trump, risking EU backlash

On a visit to Dublin, EU Council President Donald Tusk, who coordinates policy between the 27 EU nations that Britain is negotiating with, said it's up to May's government to propose a "specific and realistic solution" to avoid a hard border and that without a solution it is "very difficult to imagine substantive progress".

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  • Massive forest fire breaks out in Tamil Nadu, 20 students trapped
Massive forest fire breaks out in Tamil Nadu, 20 students trapped

She also added that nearly 10-15 students had been rescued and that they are on their way down from the hill. The Air Force swung into action responding to a request from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami . Theni district collector Pallavi Baldev ruled out any causality at the moment. "We have dispatched 40 of our personnel for res...

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  • Trump met with Clinton's impeachment lawyer to assist in Russian Federation probe
Trump met with Clinton's impeachment lawyer to assist in Russian Federation probe

Flood was one of a half-dozen top litigators Trump reportedly tried to hire to replace Kasowitz previous year, but they all turned down the job . Still, it appears, at the least, to be an acknowledgment that the investigation is unlikely to end anytime soon.

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  • Hope Hicks Told House Panel of Hacked Email Account
Hope Hicks Told House Panel of Hacked Email Account

Hope Hicks told the House Intelligence Committee last week that she was her email was hacked, NBC News reported Wednesday. Hicks reportedly told the panel that she occasionally told "white lies" for Trump but never lied in regards to anything related to the Russian investigation.

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  • Orange juice in 'trade war' firing line
Orange juice in 'trade war' firing line

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said the United States and EU "should work together to tackle unfair trade practices that destroy jobs, not fight with each other". Brussels trade commissioner, Cecilia Malmstrom , has reportedly confirmed that whiskey, peanut butter, cranberries and orange juice will all experience increased tariffs...

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  • Russian Aerospace Forces made training launch of Kinzhal hypersonic missile - MoD
Russian Aerospace Forces made training launch of Kinzhal hypersonic missile - MoD

In its statement, the ministry confirmed a Mig-31 fighter jet to have launched the missile, as it reached its selected mark. Video footage released by the ministry shows two pilots gearing up for a flight and then running toward a jet carrying a large missile under its fuselage.

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  • China urges US, DPRK to conduct dialogue as soon as possible
China urges US, DPRK to conduct dialogue as soon as possible

Japan and South Korea expressed alarm Friday at the potential economic damage from U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff increase on imported steel and aluminum and China accused Trump of damaging the global trading system. Trump's tweets follow China's moves to resolve the simmering trade tensions. "If China and India are united, one plus one w...

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  • Storm Team 11 Forecast: Snow and rain across the area
Storm Team 11 Forecast: Snow and rain across the area

Meanwhile in the Upstate, only steady rain will fall during the morning and early afternoon on Monday with highs in the 40s and 50s. However, we should finally see a return to spring like temps come late week. That Northerly wind influencing this colder weather will also keep temperatures in the 50's from Tuesday to Thursday and overnight lows hove...

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  • Turkish troops close to Syria's Afrin
Turkish troops close to Syria's Afrin

Turkey launched operation "Olive Branch" on January 20 against the powerful Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which controls the Afrin region in northwest Syria and which Ankara regards as a "terror group". "In the Afrin region, the owners of the [liberated] lands have started to come back", he said. State-run Anadolu Agency reported tha...

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  • The Hill: GOP leaders signal they will try to narrow Trump's tariffs
The Hill: GOP leaders signal they will try to narrow Trump's tariffs

He blamed the House Freedom Caucus for sinking an Obamacare repeal and later suggested he might support a primary challenge to House Speaker Paul Ryan. Ryan said at the time that TPP had "great potential". "What we can't do in the body politic is whitewash the past or be purely tribal in our thinking, wherein, let's reverse the shoes, if it was a...

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  • Elizabeth Warren not running for president
Elizabeth Warren not running for president

One imagines Warren would like to be President. "I am not running for president in 2020", Warren told CNN's Jim Acosta on Saturday. Warren has been a critic of President Trump . "It's about my family's story". Most politicians-and certainly nearly all Senators and governors-would. "You know, I was watching, during the campaign, and Hilla...

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  • Bhaiyyaji Joshi re-elected as RSS general secretary
Bhaiyyaji Joshi re-elected as RSS general secretary

Mohan Bhagwat is now the Sarsanghchalak of the RSS, the ideological parent of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Continuing its stress on protection, preservation, and promotion of languages per se and Indian languages, dialects and local expressions as carriers of Indian ethos and culture, the Akhil Bharatiya Praitinidhi Sabha (ABPS) of R...

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  • Jhansi doctors use bus accident victim's amputated leg as pillow
Jhansi doctors use bus accident victim's amputated leg as pillow

The patient's attendant used the leg for the same. The incident came to the light after a video showing the victim lying down on a stretcher with his severed leg placed like a pillow under his head went viral on social media. His leg was amputated, reportedly, to stop the infection from spreading in the body. However, there are also claims ...

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  • Rally against Kentucky pension bill
Rally against Kentucky pension bill

The Senate took up a House opioids bill (HB 21) but tagged on an amendment that includes appropriating $54.5 million for such things as outpatient and residential treatment. "We hope the Kentucky House takes up the measure and ideally closes the blatant hospital charging loophole". President Eli Bebout and Majority Leader Drew Perkins both spok...

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  • Olding denies he covered up 'rape' with team-mate
Olding denies he covered up 'rape' with team-mate

All four men deny the charges against them. Referring to the amount of alcohol Olding had consumed, prosecution barrister QC Toby Hedworth put it to him: "If you had that amount of drink there's a danger of disregarding the wishes or views of another person if they get in the way of what you want to achieve".

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