• Unemployment rate drops below 3 percent in five states, including Nebraska
Unemployment rate drops below 3 percent in five states, including Nebraska

The biggest job gains were in leisure and hospitality. The national unemployment rate, 4.4 percent, was little changed from May but was 0.5 percentage point lower than in June 2016. Sectors in decline include financial activities, which lost 800 jobs in Palm Beach County over the past year. So far, wage gains nationwide remain at about 2.5 percen...

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  • No clue of missing 39 Indians in Mosul
No clue of missing 39 Indians in Mosul

The girl was reportedly first taken to a general hospital but authorities said they could not guarantee her safety there, given many victims of IS were being treated there too. In addition to Linda W ., the Iraqis found three other women from Germany, with roots in Morocco, Algeria and Chechnya. Linda was arrested by Iraqi forces after she a...

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  • Thomas roasts Miller over Grace's major record 62
Thomas roasts Miller over Grace's major record 62

His best finish in 21 previous majors was third place in the 2015 PGA Championship . Branden Grace didn't realize he was making major championship history with an 8-under-62 in the British Open. Playing with Jason Dufner (66), Grace appeared loose down the stretch and laughed a few times at Dufner comments. Hend is level-par for the champion...

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  • Hyperloop approved between NYC and DC, says Elon Musk
Hyperloop approved between NYC and DC, says Elon Musk

In his tweets on Thursday, Elon Musk has not explained what was the project partner train between NY and Washington. Mike Dunn, a spokesman for the city of Philadelphia, said Musk also has not contacted officials there. "Seems premature to announce ... unless you're drumming up support for the project?" Musk acknowledged there was sti...

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  • Siemens Reduces Russian Presence After Turbines Go to Occupied Crimea
Siemens Reduces Russian Presence After Turbines Go to Occupied Crimea

German business weekly Wirtschaftswoche reported this week that President Vladimir Putin last September promised Sigmar Gabriel , then economy minister and now foreign minister, that the turbines would not end up in Crimea . Before Russia invaded, Crimea was dependent on power supplies from Ukraine. Russian Federation uses Siemens trains on i...

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  • German minister compares Turkey to former East Germany, to review weapons sale
German minister compares Turkey to former East Germany, to review weapons sale

He demanded the immediate release of nine German citizens now in Turkish police custody. Nine are now in jail, including Steudtner and journalists Deniz Yucel and Mesale Tolu. And he said that credits from European development banks should be examined. "Germany must reassess comments that are inappropriate". Merkel's and Gabriel's parties are rival...

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  • Mobile US Slides on Q2 Figures
Mobile US Slides on Q2 Figures

It said that it will turn on its first 600 MHz sites in August and that it expects spectrum covering more than 1.2 million square miles to be cleared this year so that it can deploy. 3 wireless carrier, on Wednesday said it continued to add new customers during the second quarter in a competitive wireless market. T-Mobile's pricing tactics are fa...

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  • Alexa is arriving to Amazon's Android shopping app
Alexa is arriving to Amazon's Android shopping app

There was no formal announcement of the launch, but Amazon has confirmed the integration and is rolling out the service this week. Amazon first brought Alexa to it's shopping app in March, and this new development should soon be available on the Android app.

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  • Lyft announces its own fleet of driverless cars
Lyft announces its own fleet of driverless cars

The company is opening a new self-driving research facility in Palo Alto, CA. over the next few weeks, Lyft announced today . Lyft's "Open Platform Initiative" is created to provide customers with the opportunity to access vehicles from its partners such as Waymo and nuTonomy.

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  • General Electric weighs on Wall Street
General Electric weighs on Wall Street

GE has reiterated its full-year profit goal of as much as $1.70 a share, with at least $12 billion in cash from industrial operations, and will be working diligently to deliver on both targets, he said. Operating earnings in 2017 will be $1.60 to $1.70, GE said, reaffirming an earlier forecast. Of that total $242.6 billion is services backlog and $...

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  • Brokers Issue New Targets On Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX)
Brokers Issue New Targets On Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX)

It has outperformed by 27.75% the S&P500. The average stock price target is $31.88 with 0 brokers rating the stock a strong buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a hold, 0 brokers rating the stock a underperform, and finally 0 brokers rating the stock a sell.

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  • What they're saying about Tigers trading JD
What they're saying about Tigers trading JD

They finally snapped the eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 win on June 25. Martinez left Monday night's game early due to lower back tightness, and thus spurned eerie speculation about his place on that roster. Lugo was the fourth-ranked prospect in the Diamondbacks system, and is now hitting.282 at Double-A Jackson. Avila said he wanted to bol...

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  • Official Haseena Parkar trailer is out!
Official Haseena Parkar trailer is out!

She added, "Being an actor, you can't be bored because you get to play so many characters". The trialer launch has the entire team of Haseena Parkar including Shraddha Kapoor , Siddhanth Kapoor , Ankur Bhatia, Apoorva Lakhia and Nishad Khan.

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  • ECB's Draghi Sees No Sign Of Inflation Picking-Up In Europe
ECB's Draghi Sees No Sign Of Inflation Picking-Up In Europe

The dollar's gain was more striking against the relatively higher yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar and the kiwi against which it has suffered heavy losses in recent weeks as investors added carry trade bets. The euro and government bond yields across the bloc initially slipped after the statement. The ECB's monetary polic...

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  • Barclays PLC (BARC) PT Lowered to GBX 160
Barclays PLC (BARC) PT Lowered to GBX 160

It has a 3.2 P/E ratio. The Company's subsidiary, Merchants Bank, is a commercial bank. The stock increased 0.85% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $71.39. Morgan on Monday, November 30 with "Overweight". Bernstein maintained the shares of BEZ in report on Thursday, September 17 with "Outperform" rating.

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  • Avista to be acquired by Toronto utility in $5.3 billion transaction
Avista to be acquired by Toronto utility in $5.3 billion transaction

The deal comes amid growing shareholder concern surrounding the utilities company's current portfolio of assets, all of which are centered in the Province of Ontario. In 1999, it changed its name to Avista. The transaction will be financed through a combination of medium- and long-term borrowings amounting to about C$3.4 billion together with C$1...

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  • US Shuts Down Huge Online Dark Web Market, AlphaBay
US Shuts Down Huge Online Dark Web Market, AlphaBay

Investigators managed to locate the infrastructure of the darknet marketplace in the Netherlands , which resulted in the arrest of two administrators of the site in Germany. Trump also told the New York Times that a conversation he had with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a dinner at the Group of 20 summit in Germany earlier this month...

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  • Sears says Kenmore products now available on Amazon; shares spike 13%
Sears says Kenmore products now available on Amazon; shares spike 13%

It's not clear when other Kenmore smart appliances, like its refrigerator, washer and dryer, will become available on Amazon. The company said Thursday that it's struck a deal to sell its Kenmore appliance line on Amazon. Park declined to disclose the financial terms of the deal, but Petriello said third-parties that sell on Amazon typically pay ...

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  • Bharat Arun named India bowling coach, Bangar assistant coach
Bharat Arun named India bowling coach, Bangar assistant coach

Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie has revealed that he "seriously considered" applying for the post of Team India head coach which has now been bagged by Ravi Shastri. I have matured immensely in the last two weeks. There are lot of speculations flying around and those are the things that are not in my control. "I try to better myself and l...

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  • Spice company McCormick pays $4.2B U.S. for French's owner Reckitt Benckiser
Spice company McCormick pays $4.2B U.S. for French's owner Reckitt Benckiser

While Reckitt Beckinser's share price was up 1.6 percent at 79.34 pence in late trading in London, McCormick's share price was 5.4 percent lower to $91.90 in late morning trading in NY. Other possible bidders included JM Smucker, Campbell Soup, Pinnacle Foods and Ajinomoto, people familiar with the situation said at the time. According to comme...

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