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Fury tells Joshua 'challenge accepted' as he seeks showdown with world champion

Before a boisterous crowd of 90,000 at Wembley Stadium, Joshua and Klitschko traded huge punches and showed grit before Joshua finally found a way to finish the longtime former champion. Joshua has fo...

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Trump says he's willing to consider raising gas tax

Trump says he's willing to consider raising gas tax

A tax on fuel was not included in the White House's one-page tax proposal unveiled late last month. The Trump administration officials explained that the details would be provided at a later date ...

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Celtic squad dominate the Scottish PFA player of the year short-lists

We need to improve and perform and if we go on and win it I will be delighted with that. But this is not the end, it's just the beginning, and I must keep working hard. The have also only drawn four o...

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Snap poll expected to strengthen Theresa May

Snap poll expected to strengthen Theresa May

Mrs May has argued that an increased Commons majority would strengthen her hand in the Brexit negotiations, making it more hard for the opposition parties at home to obstruct her plans. Despite Corb...

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Examining the Numbers on Shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE)

Examining the Numbers on Shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE)

They issued a "hold" rating and a $48.00 price target on the stock. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Fo...

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Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) Soars 5.72% Pre-Market

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) Soars 5.72% Pre-Market

AIMZ Investment Advisors LLC increased its position in Paypal Holdings by 0.3% in the third quarter. Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding sha...

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Decline in consumption leads to slowest U.S. economy growth in 3 years

Decline in consumption leads to slowest U.S. economy growth in 3 years

The U.S. economy has usually experienced weak performance in the first quarter of each year. Averaging the first two quarters, economists forecast growth of around 2 percent for the first half of th...

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Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the D.C. District Court. The Justice Department had sued to stop the $48 billion merger, which would combine two of the biggest health insurers in the U.S. T...

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Warm and humid weekend...rain and storms Monday

Warm and humid weekend...rain and storms Monday

A few isolated showers and storms possible in the afternoon. Also, thanks to that southerly flow the warm and humid summer-like conditions will still be around with highs climbing into the upper 80s...

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Britain must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first — EU President's letter

Britain must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first — EU President's letter

It came after leaders of the other 27 European Union countries agreed their joint negotiating position ahead of Brexit talks to begin after the UK's June 8 General Election, and after Mr Juncker and...

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Alitalia workers reject rescue plan, pressuring Rome to step in

Alitalia workers reject rescue plan, pressuring Rome to step in

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Wednesday that Italy's failing flagship carrier Alitalia can not be nationalised, after workers rejected a restructuring plan to keep the airline in busi...

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Illinois lawmakers return from break facing budget issues

Illinois lawmakers return from break facing budget issues

After two hours of debate this afternoon, the Illinois House passed a measure that paves the way for more taxpayer-funded abortions. The bill repeals a "trigger provision" from 1975 that said IL wou...

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PulteGroup, Inc. (NASDAQ:PHM) To Report Earnings

PulteGroup, Inc. (NASDAQ:PHM) To Report Earnings

On average, equities analysts forecast that PulteGroup, Inc. will post $2.23 EPS for the current year. 02/14/2017 - PulteGroup, Inc. was upgraded to "outperform" by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. ...

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North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

The firing drill came instead of a nuclear test or the launch of a long-range missile as feared amid pressure from the United States and China, its sole major ally which has been irritated by Pyongyan...

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Chaffetz Avoiding Responsibility for Nonexistent Trump Oversight

Chaffetz was more recently a leading figure in Congress' investigations into 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's use of a private email and server as secretary of state. In March,...

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Transit police incident sparks panic at Penn Station

Transit police incident sparks panic at Penn Station

The NYPD said reports of shots fired in the station and surrounding area are unfounded. The problems began when a New Jersey Transit train carrying 1,200 passengers became trapped in the Hudson River ...

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Trump Orders Wide Review of Financial System Regulations

President Donald Trump is signaling that businesses and individuals will receive a " massive tax cut " under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week. In the chaotic Trump administration, s...

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Uber unveils plans to demo flying cars by 2020

Uber unveils plans to demo flying cars by 2020

Rather, it will lead the formation of the network that will utilize them as a transportation option. But Uber's new partnerships with reputable aviation companies-as well as preexisting collaborat...

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Cost cuts at Coca-Cola go deeper, including jobs

Cost cuts at Coca-Cola go deeper, including jobs

Shares outstanding are recorded as 4305.96 B and total shares floated are 4259.03 B. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity ...

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Trump says Iran violating 'spirit' of nuclear deal

Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district. "Our condolences from our country to the peo...

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Donald Trump signs executive order to reform H-1B visas

Donald Trump signs executive order to reform H-1B visas

A labor condition application is the first step an employer must take to sponsor a foreign worker for an H-1B visa, which allows foreigners to work in the USA for up to six years. Trump announced the ...

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The problem with trading Trump's tax 'plan'

The problem with trading Trump's tax 'plan'

Mulvaney told Fox News' Chris Wallace in an interview on " Fox News Sunday " that the Trump team hadn't decided that or for how long the tax cut would be in effect. Members of the Senate return ...

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PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

PPG has turned up the heat on the Dulux paintmaker Akzo Nobel , dogged for the past seven weeks by the unwanted attentions of its United States rival, with a third takeover offer and an apparent th...

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Qatar Airways chief accuses U.S. carriers of 'bullying'

Qatar Airways chief accuses U.S. carriers of 'bullying'

Speaking to reporters at the annual Arabian Travel Market in Dubai, Qatar Airways chief Akbar al-Baker said he didn't expect any action from Washington. "President Trump is a very wise individual and ...

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Greece breezes past EU-IMF bailout targets with strong budget performance

Greece breezes past EU-IMF bailout targets with strong budget performance

The figure, which includes debt service, marks the first time that Greece has reported a government surplus since Eurostat began recording the indicator in 1995 and comes as the heavily-indebted count...

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On-the-mark Grizz top Spurs in OT

The question everybody had going into Game 4 was "What will the Spurs do to adjust?", and right away there was immediate intrigue: Dewayne Dedmon was a late scratch with an illness, and Gregg Popovi...

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Trump predicts Paris attack will have 'big effect' on French election

But as expected, the attack dominated the final day of the campaign. The far-right Le Pen and the far-left Melenchon could pull France out of the bloc and its shared euro currency - a so-called "Frexi...

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Will IMD's prediction hold true for monsoon this time?

Will IMD's prediction hold true for monsoon this time?

India Meteorological Department (IMD) yesterday issued its first forecast for the monsoon indicating a normal monsoon this year. Almost two-thirds of India's 1.3 billion people depend on agriculture f...

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Aso pushes back at U.S. pressure for bilateral trade deal

Aso pushes back at U.S. pressure for bilateral trade deal

U.S. President Donald Trump recently talked down the value of the dollar by saying that the greenback had become too strong. WASHINGTON, April 21 Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday he...

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SNC could still face rival in £2.1bn bid for Atkins

SNC could still face rival in £2.1bn bid for Atkins

SNC offered 2,080p per Atkins share in cash, representing a 35.1 per cent premium to the stock's closing price on 31 March, before Atkins first disclosed the buyout offer . "It also creates new reven...

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Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

The memoranda ask the Treasury secretary to review the Orderly Liquidation Authority and the Financial Stability Oversight Council, both part of the Dodd-Frank law enacted under President Barack Obama...

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Britain could see its first full day without coal

Britain could see its first full day without coal

Coal was used to generate just 9 percent of Britain's power a year ago, down from 23 percent in 2015. Coal-power generation has dipped to zero at points in Britain over the past few years but Friday...

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Bebe expects to close all it stores by the end of May

Bebe expects to close all it stores by the end of May

The company said in a March 22 press release that it had 134 retail stores and 34 outlet locations and sold products through another 75 locations. Bloomberg reported last month that Bebe was pla...

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Vice President Pence praises Indonesia's democratic, tolerant values

Vice President Pence praises Indonesia's democratic, tolerant values

Special event clearways will be enforced on the city's roads and the number of police officers on the city's streets boosted during the Australian leg of Mr Pence's Asia-Pacific tour. It is widely exp...

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Amid competition, Verizon loses key customers for first time

Verizon Communications Inc VZ.N , the No. 1 US wireless carrier, reported a 20 percent fall in quarterly profit as it lost wireless postpaid subscribers despite the re-launch of unlimited data plans...

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US unemployment drops but hiring misses mark in March

US unemployment drops but hiring misses mark in March

Nonfarm payrolls increased by 98,000 jobs last month as the retail sector shed employment for a second straight month, the Labor Department said on Friday , the fewest since last May. Retail trade l...

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Dry Sundays from May 14

Dry Sundays from May 14

Recently there was a threat from fuel pump owners to keep their outlets shut on Sundays from May, unless they were given higher margins . All India Petroleum Dealers Association President Ajay Bansa...

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Petrostates Seek a Goldilocks Oil Price

Petrostates Seek a Goldilocks Oil Price

Data released Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed that US commercial crude inventories decreased by one million barrels from one week ago, falling to 532.3 million. China...

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Theresa May: Early general election will strengthen Government's Brexit negotiating hand

May shot back by saying she had "been answering his questions and debating these matters every Wednesday parliament has been sitting since I became PM". The German government says that it doesn't expe...

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Morgan Stanley's quarterly profits surge on trading gains

Morgan Stanley's quarterly profits surge on trading gains

Through Tuesday's close, Morgan Stanley's shares had risen about 20 percent since the presidential election in November, compared with an 18-percent rise in KBW Bank index. IBM stock fell $8.76, or 5...

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US housing starts fell in March; still stronger than in 2016

US housing starts fell in March; still stronger than in 2016

Construction in February had been supported by warmer-than-usual weather, and so the cool down in March was expected to affect homebuilding. The March rate for units in buildings with five units or mo...

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Oil prices fall on expected continued increase in U.S. shale output

Oil prices fall on expected continued increase in U.S. shale output

In the oil patch, United States drillers last week added rigs for a 13th straight week, a sign output gains there will continue. Brent on the ICE Futures Europe exchange was down 35 cents at $55.01 ...

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Netflix to Hit 100 Million Subscribers This Weekend

Netflix to Hit 100 Million Subscribers This Weekend

Although Netflix is far from a one trick pony, the move of House of Cards from Q1 to Q2 has impacted on operating margins, which rose to 9.7% in the first quarter. In Q1, the company reported US str...

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Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

She could not be reached late Thursday for comment on the final version. The rule could also allow insurers to collect unpaid premium payments and make it harder for people to move in and out of ins...

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Rouhani: Iran needs no one's permission to build missile

Rouhani: Iran needs no one's permission to build missile

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad claims the US military's strike on Syria would have happened regardless of who the president was, and says Donald Trump is simply carrying out the wishes...

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You'll Still Need to Talk Health Insurance on Your Tax Form

You'll Still Need to Talk Health Insurance on Your Tax Form

And even if you pay nothing at all, it's still it's important to file your taxes or an extension on April 18 all the same. Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment...

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April the giraffe gives birth before online audience

April the giraffe gives birth before online audience

April's pregnancy was catapulted into global headlines in late February after YouTube briefly yanked the zoo's live stream following complaints by animal activists that it violated the site's policies...

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Talks Continue as Republicans Face Questions on Obamacare

Talks Continue as Republicans Face Questions on Obamacare

A chief of staff to a moderate House Republican questioned the need to try to force a deal on health care using roughly the same legislative package that many GOP members rejected last month. Butterfi...

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Rouhani says Iran needs "no one's permission" to build missiles

Ghalibaf was Rouhani's main contestant in 2013 election and received some 6 million votes. "Rouhani was elected primarily on the promise of elevating the economic position of Iranians", Ellie Geranm...

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Delta can now offer you almost $10K to volunteer to switch flights

In a statement issued Thursday, United said it "cannot stress enough that we remain steadfast in our commitment to make this right". It also appears that the flight in question was not overbooked, j...

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