The deal will cut the sales tax from 7 percent to 6.875 percent on January 1, 2017. The increase to the nation's second-lowest levy, 14.5 cents, would raise $16 billion over eight years, he told reporters at a news conference in Trenton with Democr... More..
Williams said he spoke with Unifor President Jerry Dias on Sunday when they attended a fund-raiser for foster children."I am going see what assistance Jerry needs". The Oshawa plant now assembles some GM Equino...More..
Hillary Clinton assured our allies around the world that they could count on the U.S.to honor our agreements and alliances with them, if she's elected president. There are two debates left. There are ot...More..
Speculation that Twitter will be sold has been gathering steam in recent months, given the social-media company's slumping stock and difficulties in attracting new users and advertising revenue. Investors bid...More..
REACTIONS, yesterday, trailed the victory of All Progressives Congress, APC , governorship candidate in Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki . The results from 17 local governments so far show the ruling APC has an...More..
If Westerns are a tough sell in the USA, they are even tougher internationally. That film was also a remake of Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai , and was followed by a number of sequels including: Return of the...More..
Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners has countered that worries about oil contamination to local waters in the Missouri and Cannon Ball rivers were "unfounded" and that the company would address safety concern...More..
US Vice President Joe Biden (L) and First Lady Michelle Obama (R) attend a ceremony on Veteran's Day at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery on November 11, 2012 in Arlington, Virgin...More..
In a similar settlement in 2015, RBS agreed to pay $129.6m to settle a federal lawsuit filed by the NCUA in NY. Shares in RBS were up one per cent in early trading on Wednesday. RBS had said that provision di...More..
Chick-fil-A is offering a free small Iced Coffee with every purchase; one per person. No free coffee here, but Starbucks will be donating a coffee tree for "every brewed cup of Mexico Chiapas coffee"...More..
The bank said that the $ 41 million is from Mr. Stumpf's unvested equity awards. Stumpf, who was blasted at a Senate finance committee hearing over the scam last week, faces a similar grilling by a House com...More..
According to the Coast Guard the Carman said the boat took on water quickly and sank. A man who survived eight days floating in a raft over 100 miles from land after his boat sank and his mother drowned retur...More..
A "community-inspired, locally sourced event" will be held at the hotel weekly, open to both local residents and hotel guests. WSM , announced it is launching a boutique hotel chain, dubbed West Elm Hotels. ...More..
In fact, it's reported to be working with the Bank of America on the process of purchasing Twitter . The report says Disney may be eyeing Twitter as a chance to boost its video streaming strategy. The st...More..
Bats itself merged with Direct Edge in 2014 to become the No. 2 US stock exchange operator. Shares of KCG Holdings rose 7 percent Friday as Bats Global Markets shares gained 19.86 percent following a report l...More..
Overall, however, oil markets remain oversupplied as exporters around the world pump near record amounts, while demand stutters. Official data released late on September 19 confirmed a rise in Saudi Arabian o...More..
Department of Transportation. Colonial said, in a news release, while the leak has been repaired and the line is operational, "it is expected to take several days for the fuel delivery supply chain to return ...More..
NEW YORK, Sept. 18 (UPI) - Police have arrested five men in connection to an explosion that rocked New York City's Chelsea neighborhood Saturday night injuring 29. Police officers, firefighters and other fi...More..
The piece speculates that confirmation of the data breach, with the potential liabilities involved, could impact the price of the same. It is expected that after announcing the security breach, Yahoo will soon ...More..
Both Republicans and Democrats took Bresch's appearance in Congress as an opportunity to skewer her and her company for their pricing strategy that saw the cost of EpiPens increase by over 400% in just a few ye...More..
The rate in August 2015 was 6 percent. The city-level rate in La Vergne was 4.1 percent, slightly higher than that in Smyrna, where it is 3.9 percent. No counties have an unemployment rate of more than 10 p...More..
It was the first time it has used that wording since last December, when it last raised rates. Local media have said that this fuels speculation that a rate hike could be expected in December. The Fed's dec...More..
Gasoline should begin flowing again today through a temporary bypass on a critical pipeline after a major leak in Alabama forced a shutdown that led to surging fuel prices and scattered gas shortages across the...More..
And by a slightly less artistically challenging contender, to boot: Fox's Grease: Live , helmed by Alex Rudzinski and Hamilton virtuoso Thomas Kail. #Lemonade, ' one user declared. The worldwide hitmaker e...More..
We had a very tough game against Southampton, we got a great point at PSG in the week and we've been tested this week with a couple of away games", Walcott responded when asked how he felt about his landmark ...More..
Iran's refusal to join a similar plan in April led Saudi Arabia, its chief regional rival, to scuttle the Doha-based talks. Zanganeh made the remarks addressing the press after a meeting with Mohammed Sanus...More..
Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Tuesday it would immediately start working to resume crude exports from ports seized in recent days by forces loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar. Haftar, 73...More..
TheStreet Ratings rated this stock as a "buy " with a ratings score of B. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 8.8 Billion. The corporation has earnings per share (EPS) ratio of 1.55. The dividend...More..
A large lizard lumbering across the track startled Red Bull's Max Verstappen and livened up final practice for the Singapore Formula One grand prix on Saturday. Though Rosberg's time was stunning, Red Bull re...More..
The number of affected people from the two diseases has in the capital alone is almost 3,000. He also stated that adequate numbers of fever clinics are operating in the central government hospitals for treating...More..
Tropical storm-force winds are possible Monday in New Jersey . "It's going to sit offshore and it is going to be a tremendous coastal event with a risky storm surge and lots of larger waves probably causing ...More..
These declarations will loosen restrictions on fuel trucks, enabling them to act in place of the pipeline, and keep the fuel supply flowing. The spill was first detected on September 9, but it's not clear when ...More..
The company has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the USA, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of property damage from fires, the CPSC said. At that point, Samsung said it would off...More..
Expect variably cloudy skies with occasional tropical downpours, mainly near the coast. It was not expected to develop significantly before it moves inland in Texas on Saturday , the hurricane center said. J...More..
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow was keen to resolve a territorial dispute with Japan as he met yesterday with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , but a deal appears far off. The DNC hack was first rep...More..
USA inventories of distillates, which include diesel and heating oil, rose 4.6 million barrels last week, government data on Wednesday showed, much more than analysts had expected and the biggest weekly build s...More..
Protesters staged demonstrations across the country Tuesday in solidarity with Native Americans trying to stop an oil pipeline from being built on their land in North Dakota. Sanders joined hundreds of activi...More..
Regulators said those employees in some cases also created phony email addresses to enroll consumers in online banking. Those accounts had to have money in them. This allowed the employee to take credit for...More..
While pricing is not final, Chevy says the Bolt is expected to start around $37,500, bringing the final cost to $30,000 for buyers who qualify for a $7,500 federal tax credit. Unless Tesla boosts the Model 3's ...More..
There were 3.6 million fewer Americans living in poverty in 2015 than the year before, according the US Census. The median annual household income - the level at which half are above and half are below - rose...More..
Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said there is no recourse. On the score sheet, that's a 42-yard pass from senior quarterback Cooper Rush to senior Jesse Kroll, who then laterals to junior Corey Willis for a 9...More..
The ECB has pumped €1tn in newly printed money into the eurozone's banking system through bond purchases since March 2015. At the same time many investors worry that the massive central bank stimulus is distort...More..
It is annoying, for sure. Medeama's set piece maestro Kwesi Donsu says he takes inspiration from Real Madrid and Portugal super star Cristiano Ronaldo. "So when we are playing a game and we get two or three f...More..
Hellawell said in a statement: 'I take this clear message from our independent shareholders seriously, and I will do my best to address their concerns and earn their confidence over the next year. Ashley hit ba...More..
REUTERS/Lucas JacksonU.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday as investors awaited weekly jobless claims data and a European Central Bank decision that may hint at more monetary stimulus. Earlie...More..
In terms of the statement, it's a case of playing "spot the difference". Still the Reserve Bank may also tolerate a low inflation outcome. The Reserve Bank has chose to leave official interest rates at the ...More..
On the other hand, the Brent crude futures for November delivery was trading at $47.30 per barrel-a drop of ~0.69%. However, there were no details on any deal to freeze oil output around current levels and No...More..
Shares of Chipotle have struggled since a series of foodborne-illness outbreaks at the end of past year caused its sales to fall sharply. Its strategy to lure back customers with free burritos and free childr...More..
That seismicity triggered the Corporation Commission, in an unprecedented move, to mandate that 37 disposal wells in a 725-square-mile area shut down operations for an indefinite period of time. The drilling te...More..
At the same time, they have been increasing capacity and building larger and larger ships while prices have fallen. Cargo owners may have to wait for months to get their cargo off Hanjin ships, analysts said....More..