Voters pass school budgets across area

He was also asked to comment on the wide margin of voter approval of the budget. The budget proposal before the board tonight would slash $5.8 million more from the budget. Todd McFee (179 votes), Jeffrey L. Jones (173) and David Przestrzelski (161... More..

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by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hackers claim to have stolen upcoming Disney movie, demands ransom

Hackers are claiming to have gained access to a Disney movie and are threatening to release it. The company's future theatrical release schedule includes "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" t...More..

South Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

South Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

Beijing has said the system would spy on its territory. Press secretary Yoon Young-chan said separate delegations would hold talks with their Chinese counterparts on the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense sy...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

German economy surges by 0.6% in Q1 of 2017

It represented an acceleration over the second half of past year, when the economy had added just 0.2 per cent between July and September and 0.4 per cent between October and December. Meanwhile, a weak euro ...More..

China, US reach trade agreement on beef, poultry and natural gas
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

China, US reach trade agreement on beef, poultry and natural gas

Under the agreement announced by both countries, China will lift a 13-year embargo on USA beef imports by July 16, while Chinese companies will be able to buy U.S. The United States has pressured China for ye...More..

Wall Street flat; fear barometer falls to 1993 low
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wall Street flat; fear barometer falls to 1993 low

While the market appeared buoyant, analysts urged caution against investor complacency, especially after the market's strong run since Donald Trump's election as US president. At 9:40 a.m. ET (1340 GMT), the Do...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Receives $32.44 Average PT from Analysts

Mean recommendation on this stock is 2.80. The biggest institutional shareholders in Hertz Global Holdings, Inc include Icahn Associates Corp which owns 29 million shares in the company valued at $630.93 mi...More..

Rajnath to review security in Maoist-affected states
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Rajnath to review security in Maoist-affected states

The meeting, though planned earlier, comes in the backdrop of the April 24 Maoist ambush of CRPF personnel in Sukma when 25 jawans were killed. "Today, we need to consider whether to react only after the occu...More..

Ravaged by Vulture Funds, Puerto Rico Files for Biggest-Ever US Bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ravaged by Vulture Funds, Puerto Rico Files for Biggest-Ever US Bankruptcy

FILE - In this October 29, 2016, file photo, Ricardo Rossello , then the Puerto Rican gubernatorial candidate, speaks during a forum, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. "The governor and the board have a moral imperati...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Oil prices rise on expectation of output cut extension

OPEC and other major producers including Russian Federation agreed to cut production by 1.8 million barrels a day in the first half of the year in an attempt to drain large global stocks. Most China market obse...More..

Royal Enfield in talks to acquire Italian brand Ducati
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Royal Enfield in talks to acquire Italian brand Ducati

The world's oldest motorcycle brand in continuous production Royal Enfield is reportedly in talks with Volkswagen group to buy the Ducati brand. Royal Enfield has left no stone unturned and is expanding a...More..

Anthony Joshua buys Muhammad Ali memorabilia
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Anthony Joshua buys Muhammad Ali memorabilia

He's an important asset for Under Armour because he's demonstrating crossover appeal - the ability to attract new fans to the sport. "It's the heavyweights that make boxing big". "If it works out for my caree...More..

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. started coverage on shares of The Coca-Cola in a research note on Tuesday, March 21st. They issued a buy rating and a $44.00 target price for the company. If you are reading this piece of c...More..

Patanjali doubles turnover to Rs10,561 crore, to double sales in FY18
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Patanjali doubles turnover to Rs10,561 crore, to double sales in FY18

Baba Ramdev is planning to launch a fast food chain in a bid to take on MNCs like KFC, McDonald's and Subway, as per a news paper report . "By next year, Patanjali would be in the leading position and in most ...More..

Google pays €306m Italian tax settlement over sales booked in Dublin
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Google pays €306m Italian tax settlement over sales booked in Dublin

Of these, "over 303 million are attributed to Google Italy and less than three million to Google Ireland". Sergio Mazzei, a spokesman for the Italian revenue agency, said Google will now begin to pay a tax ...More..

National Day of Prayer
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

National Day of Prayer

In 1988, President Ronald Reagan signed a bill officially naming the first Thursday in May as a " National Day of Prayer ". Bristol, Tennessee resident Roz Thomas said the National Day of Prayer means havin...More..

Canadian exports hit record high in March as trade deficit narrows
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Canadian exports hit record high in March as trade deficit narrows

The results were better than expected, as economists had forecast a Can$1 billion deficit in the month - slightly less than the amount posted in February. "The advance data pointed to a small increase in the de...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Trump to meet Australian PM on 1st presidential trip to NYC

Rupert Murdoch will on Thursday (Friday AEST) introduce President Donald Trump at a dinner to honour Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull in NY, an event that marks an improvement in US-Australia relati...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Pichai received almost United States dollars 200 mln compensation previous year

Certain advertisers have curtailed their spending until they are convinced Google can prevent their brands from appearing next to extremist clips promoting hate and violence. The business, home to the Waymo sel...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

United chief met Chinese officials over dragged passenger

There was "never consideration" of firing an employee over the incident, he said. The Chicago-based United Airlines airline is reviewing policies with regard to handling oversold flights to prevent similar in...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Southeast Asian leaders meet with lawmakers

But in the statement issued after he hosted the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit in Manila, Duterte merely took note of " concerns expressed by some leaders over recent developments in the area". ...More..

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

In an interview with reporters Wednesday, MacArthur defended his amendment. House Republican leaders huddled with more moderate members of the GOP caucus for two hours Wednesday night to drum up support for...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

US Treasury says China does not manipulate its currency

According to the central bank, Taiwan only met one of the three criteria in the latest report as Taipei still enjoyed a large current account surplus, but did not meet the criterion which accused a trading pa...More..

AT&T Inc. Adds 2.7 Million Wireless Customers In Q1
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

AT&T Inc. Adds 2.7 Million Wireless Customers In Q1

DirecTV had 21.012 million domestic subs as of the end of March, flat sequentially, compared with 328,000 net adds in the year-earlier period. Stephens called out AT&T's bundling of HBO for no extra cost wi...More..

Honeywell profit beats; shares hit record high
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Honeywell profit beats; shares hit record high

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) last posted its earnings results on Friday, April 21st. Hillsdale Investment Mngmt reported 0% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc . (NYSE: HON ). Federated Inv...More..

Chappell edges in front in Texas
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Chappell edges in front in Texas

The 30-year-old Chappell opened the day with a one-shot lead, but he had to fight off bomber Brooks Koepka down the stretch. Chappell enjoyed a good Masters earlier this month, finishing in a tie for seventh ...More..

SC allows NDMC to E- auction Taj Mansingh Hotel
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

SC allows NDMC to E- auction Taj Mansingh Hotel

IHCL had reportedly responded that it was not clear why NDMC wanted to auction the property as it was giving the best possible revenue. IHCL, which runs the Taj Mansingh Hotel in the national capital, had on No...More..

Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal

As part of the plea agreement, VW will pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty to the United States and fully cooperate in the government's ongoing investigation and prosecution of individuals responsible for these...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

For the first time ever, Verizon sheds subs: 300000 punters walk out

The company has also pursued revenue streams outside its core wireless business. In a call with analysts, Matt Ellis, the Chief Financial Officer of the company said - " We're confident in executing our strat...More..

United: Airline won't use police to remove passengers
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

United: Airline won't use police to remove passengers

Most passengers who agree to be bumped receive vouchers rather than cash, which limits the cost to the airline. Dubai-based Emirates released an ad after video went viral of a United passenger being forcefu...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses

The doctor's legal team asked a court to force United Airlines and the city to retain all video and flight records pertaining to the flight, including the personnel records of the Chicago Department of Aviation...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Gold contract surges to five-month high amid rising global tensions

Geopolitical uncertainty, particularly surrounding USA tensions with North Korea, helped boost demand for investments considered less risky, such as gold. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday trus...More..

Apple considering multi-billion dollar investment in Toshiba chip unit: NHK
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Apple considering multi-billion dollar investment in Toshiba chip unit: NHK

According to most recent reports Apple... Meanwhile, Toshiba reportedly fears a Foxconn acquisition might be met with skepticism from Japanese and USA governments, leaving Broadcom, SK Hynix and, surprise, ...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Tillerson: Russia 'failure allowed Syria chemical attack'

Additionally, she said US sanctions against Russia would remain until the Russian government and its allies "respect Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity". On Sunday, a joint command center compris...More..

Taiwan reaffirms sovereignty over South China Sea islands
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Taiwan reaffirms sovereignty over South China Sea islands

Piñol said that officials from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and scientists will also study whether it is viable "to set up floating structures to serve as rest and refuge area for fishermen and...More..

Uber denies stealing Google's self-driving tech
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Uber denies stealing Google's self-driving tech

Uber insists that its own lidar system was developed by a different team, using a different beam pattern, and leveraging different know-how. Alphabet's opposition suggested Uber is seeking to delay proceedings,...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC) Closed its Previous Trade at $34.24

Earnings per share (EPS ) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for E*TRADE Financial Corporation the EPS stands at 0.46 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicte...More..

United Kingdom jobless rate remains at 4.7% as wage growth stalls
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United Kingdom jobless rate remains at 4.7% as wage growth stalls

Food prices, the biggest component of CPI , fell by 4.4 percent in March after a 4.3 percent drop in February. "The result of fast rising inflation in recent months is that Britain's pay squeeze looks set ...More..

KFC to end antibiotics in chicken by 2018
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

KFC to end antibiotics in chicken by 2018

KFC will curb the use of chicken raised with antibiotics important to human medicine, the company said Friday, becoming the last of the big three chicken restaurants to join the fight against the rise of unsafe...More..

Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading

He praised his client, saying the Kentucky-born sports gambler had built a sprawling business of auto dealerships, vehicle rental agencies and golf courses worth hundreds of millions of dollars and routinely ma...More..

Ecuador's Opposition Presidential Candidate Insists on Recount After Loss
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Ecuador's Opposition Presidential Candidate Insists on Recount After Loss

Assange's case has returned to the spotlight since WikiLeaks was accused of meddling in the USA election past year by releasing a damaging trove of hacked emails from presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's ca...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

GST Bills in Rajya Sabha today

GST is a unified tax that will subsume all indirect taxes. He said, the work on fixing rates has started and GST council will take final decision next month. The balance 51 per cent equity is with non-governmen...More..

Young Shadab selected for test series against West Indies
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Young Shadab selected for test series against West Indies

Misbah-ul-Haq will quit worldwide cricket after the three-Test series in West Indies starting later this month. "There was no pressure on me". "I'm happy that the hard work I've been putting in off the fi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Providers can collect, sell data on you

Still, the bill was passed in both the House and Senate last week , with Republicans voting to overturn the regulations. The resolution barely passed in Congress last week, with Republicans siding with inter...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Train derailment at Penn Station affects next day's commute

NJ Transit and Amtrak are running fewer trains than usual today, a day after a train derailment shut down train service for several hours. Emergency officials at the scene said one person was injured in th...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Interesting News! Pink Star diamond sets new world record in Hong Kong!

The Pink Star was mined by De Beers in 1999 in South Africa and weighed 132.5 carat in the rough. "The price that was made before was not valid", she said , adding they were "very happy" with the result. Clock...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

The Pay Gap Costs Women $840 Billion Every Year

Equal Pay Day was created to spark a conversation and advocate for equal pay for women. Elizabeth Warren's (D., Mass.) is almost 10 percent wider than the national average, meaning women in the Massachusetts De...More..

US March Auto Sales Indicate Long Boom Cycle May Be Waning
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US March Auto Sales Indicate Long Boom Cycle May Be Waning

Fiat Chrysler lost 52 cents, or 4.8%, to 10.41 dollars and General Motors stock fell 1.19 dollars, or 3.4%, to 34.17 dollars. Tesla shares rose 5% to 292.29 on the stock market today, topping a buy point of ...More..

Mylan announces nationwide EpiPen recall
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Mylan announces nationwide EpiPen recall

Mylcan called the defect "extremely rare", and is recalling 13 lots of the pens. Pharmaceutical company Mylan has announced a nationwide, voluntary recall of certain lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. Mylan bought...More..

Elon Musk is changing the rules of space travel
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Elon Musk is changing the rules of space travel

The first successful land-based landing occurred on December 22, 2015, at LZ-1 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, while the first landing on a barge-like ship occurred in the Atlantic on April 8, 2016. While ...More..