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Trump considers global steel tariffs, potentially hitting Canada

Trump considers global steel tariffs, potentially hitting Canada While there is little doubt that steel is necessary for US military superiority, as R Street pointed out in a January policy study by Trade Policy Manager Clark Packard, only 3 percent of steel shipped domestically in 2016 was used for national security or homeland security purposes. [Full Article...]

Cisco's Trifecta: $25 Billion Buyback, Beats On Earnings, Outlook

Cisco's Trifecta: $25 Billion Buyback, Beats On Earnings, Outlook Current trade price levels places CSCO's stock about -4.07% away from the 52-week high and closed 35.80% away from the 52-week low. Creative Planning holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems , Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) earned "Buy" rating by Bernstein on Wednesday, June 21. The network equipment provider reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.04... [Full Article...]

Should You Let Salon Hijack Your CPU for Cryptocurrency?

Should You Let Salon Hijack Your CPU for Cryptocurrency? If you say yes to the latter deal, Salon will then invite you to install Coinhive , a software plugin that mines the cryptocurrency known as Monero . These will be your choices from now on when you go to Salon's website. "This includes forums, small community sites where users happily give something back and, of course, porn sites", a Coinhive representative said in an email. [Full Article...]

Palestinian leader Abbas tells Putin he wants USA peace role diluted

Palestinian leader Abbas tells Putin he wants USA peace role diluted But it sounds like Trump wants Putin to be his back channel to the Palestinians who unsurprisingly no longer consider the U.S.an "honest broker" in its relationship with Israel . Israel-Palestine discussions have been further strained recently after Israel shot down what it said was an Iranian drone that had entered its territory from Syria over the weekend. [Full Article...]

Nationwide Pizza Day: Discovering Scrumptious Offers Is Simple-as-Pie

Nationwide Pizza Day: Discovering Scrumptious Offers Is Simple-as-Pie Buy 2 or more items from their select menu and each one is $5.99/ The menu includes medium 2-topping pizzas , oven-baked sandwiches, boneless chicken, salads, stuffed cheese bread, pastas, bread twists and brownies. Find them here based on your location. Here's everything you need to know to make sure you get a slice of the action - at a fraction of the price. [Full Article...]

Tucson airport officials release details in case of infant found in restroom

Tucson airport officials release details in case of infant found in restroom He was taken to a local hospital and is now in the care of Arizona Department of Child Safety. An airport custodian says she asked the woman if she was OK after finding blood on the floor of a restroom. Another custodian said they found bloody clothes at the bottom of a trash can, while a Delta Airlines employee told cops she noticed a woman "acting out of place sitting in the chairs next to Del... [Full Article...]

Toronto stock market moves lower on broad weakness, loonie steps back

Toronto stock market moves lower on broad weakness, loonie steps back In London, the FTSE 100 had also experienced a sharp fall on Thursday - dropping by 109 points, or 1.5%, after the interest rates were likely to rise earlier and more sharply than previously thought. GrubHub jumped $21.44, or 30.7 percent, to $91.34, while Yum Brands dipped $1.22, or 1.5 percent, to $78.91. The yuan was quoted at 6.318 per US dollar, 0.56 percent weaker than the previous close o... [Full Article...]

Germany's social democrats nominate first woman leader

Germany's social democrats nominate first woman leader But reneging on his vow not to serve as a minister in a Merkel-led cabinet prompted a wave of criticism from many party members still smarting over his decision to renew the loveless "grand coalition " despite initially pledging to take the SPD into opposition. [Full Article...]

State Bank of India posts third-quarter loss

State Bank of India posts third-quarter loss Gross non-performing assets (NPAs) of the bank reached 11.31 per cent of the gross advances by the end of December 2017 from 11.40 per cent in the same period a year ago. NPA provisioning coverage ratio stood at 68.03 per cent as on December 31, 2017, the bank said in a regulatory filing. Provisions other than tax and contingencies during the quarter was Rs 1,385.38 crore, compared with Rs 1... [Full Article...]

Market fear is back in a big way

Market fear is back in a big way The higher the number of the VIX, the more volatility we see in the market. Several risky funds that reward investors when the markets are quiet imploded in the global market rout. However if a stock breaks below the 50-day line in heavy volume for the first time in a run and can not rally back, it is often a signal that buying demand is drying up and the stock's run is ending. [Full Article...]

You Can Now Do Your Whole Foods Shopping On Amazon

You Can Now Do Your Whole Foods Shopping On Amazon Prime Now will also deliver from other grocery stores and restaurants in the markets where it operates. Now, Amazon is offering the entire suite of Whole Foods products delivered via the e-tailer's Prime Now service , which is available to more than 90 million U.S. [Full Article...]

Woman flushed emotional support hamster down toilet after Spirit Airlines banned it

Woman flushed emotional support hamster down toilet after Spirit Airlines banned it Belen Aldecosea , right, says Spirit Airlines pressured her to flush Pebbles , her pet hamster, down an airport toilet. After realizing she had no other options (I mean, there were plenty of other options than sticking an animal in a toilet, but I digress) Aldecosea decided that sending Pebbles to her watery grave would be more humane than letting her run free only to die from hunger, o... [Full Article...]

Say Goodbye To Picking Up A CD In Stores

Say Goodbye To Picking Up A CD In Stores According to Billboard , Target has demanded to music suppliers that it wants to be sold on what amounts to a consignment basis. That means Target would only pay labels for CDs when customers buy them, rather than buying the CDs in bulk and paying for shipments of unsold CDs back to the label for credit. [Full Article...]

Janet Yellen says prices 'high' for stocks, commercial real estate

Janet Yellen says prices 'high' for stocks, commercial real estate Although expansion progressed progressively over past nine years, inflation remained mysteriously low, as Powell acknowledged. What is Janet Yellen doing after concluding her historic four-year term as the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve? In his message, Powell, an investment banker before joining the Fed, said he was committed "to explaining what we're doing and why we are doing ... [Full Article...]

Bloodbath Continues On Stock Market; Sensex Falls 300 Points

Bloodbath Continues On Stock Market; Sensex Falls 300 Points The sensex closed 310 points lower at 34,757, which is almost a four-week closing low for the benchmark. At 9:20 am, S&P BSE Sensex was trading at 33,753, down 1003 points, while the broader Nifty50 was ruling at 10,295, down 371 points. [Full Article...]

At least two killed in United States train collision

At least two killed in United States train collision The injured were transported to local hospitals, Lexington County spokesman Harrison Cahill said . Five thousand gallons of fuel also spilled in the collision. The National Transportation Safety Board said it is deploying investigators to the scene. Although details are still emerging, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster , who toured the scene of the accident, told the media that, "It ... [Full Article...]

Three US giants tie up to rein in health expenses

Three US giants tie up to rein in health expenses While details are hard to come by right now, it's already clear the move could have massive implications for how Americans access medical treatment down the road. The combined count of USA employees for Amazon, Berkshire, and Chase is 1.2 million, according to reports . "This type of transparency has yet to live up to its promise", said Stehr. [Full Article...]

Janet Yellen lands new job at Brookings Institution

Janet Yellen lands new job at Brookings Institution Yellen, like Bernanke before her, came to the job as both top-flight macroeconomic scholar and experienced central banker. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, the first woman to head the nation's central bank, is not taking any time off. Yet after stabilizing the situation, Bernanke left Yellen a task that was in some ways just as hard, and probably more delicate, than the one he faced: how to... [Full Article...]

US stocks dive on rate hike worries

US stocks dive on rate hike worries The S&P 500 on Friday fell 59.85 points, or 2.1 percent, to 2,762.13. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks on Friday gave up 32.59 points, or 2.1 percent, to 1,547.27, shedding 3.8 percent from a close of 1,608.06 on January 26. [Full Article...]

BJP to counter TDP claims on Union Budget

BJP to counter TDP claims on Union Budget Miffed with its alliance partner over the Budget, TDP MP TG Venkatesh even declared "war" on BJP on Friday. The CM Chandrababu Naidu is highly unsatisfied and disappointed with the Government budget because he stated that the funds are not allotted for various projects to Andhra Pradesh. [Full Article...]


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