• United States job growth slows sharply in March
United States job growth slows sharply in March

Other industries showed little change last month, including wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing, leisure and hospitality, information, and government. People are counted as unemployed only if they're actively seeking work. Investors has anticipated two more rate hikes this year. The drop in the unemployment rate is good news, but it d...

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  • Sunny and hot for Good Friday; Afternoon storms are possible Easter Sunday
Sunny and hot for Good Friday; Afternoon storms are possible Easter Sunday

We'll cool through the 70s this evening with mainly clear skies and a light wind. We'll see plenty of sunshine through the first half of the day, and that means a quick warm-up. Expect a mix of sunshine and clouds. TUESDAY - THURSDAY: Low end rain chances exist with the summer-like weather pattern that will be sticking around.

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  • No-fly zone: Trump not allowed to use personal helicopter
No-fly zone: Trump not allowed to use personal helicopter

Even though Trump is, for the most part, working weekends, conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch thinks there are less costly ways to do it. The frequency with which Trump plays golf isn't really an issue - just as it wasn't for former President Barack Obama.

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  • SpaceX makes history flying recycled rocket
SpaceX makes history flying recycled rocket

Experts cheered the launch and landing of the previously used booster as a "historic" moment for spaceflight, particularly private industry, as companies like SpaceX and its competitors scramble to make space exploration cheaper and more efficient.

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  • Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants 'Fearless Girl' moved
Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants 'Fearless Girl' moved

The statue of the girl with her hands defiantly on her hips has become a tourist sensation since she was installed across from the bull last month. The goal of the statue "was to create a powerful symbol to stand as a reminder" that putting more women in corporate leadership roles was a boon on many levels, the statement concluded.

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  • Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'
Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'

Siegel said he's demanding that the city release documents showing what procedures were followed. Erected initially for a week and commissioned by a Boston-based investment company to create awareness of the need for greater gender diversity on company boards, "Fearless Girl" became an overnight sensation.

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  • Oil prices rising as USA crude supplies drop
Oil prices rising as USA crude supplies drop

These pacts were formed for six months. The world's top oil exporter Saudi Arabia has stepped up sales of light oil to Asia by offering buyers more cargoes on top of the full contract volumes it will provide for May, industry sources with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

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  • Leahy, Sanders join in reintroducing bill to simplify tax filing
Leahy, Sanders join in reintroducing bill to simplify tax filing

Under the tax law, legal holidays in the District of Columbia affect the filing deadline across the nation. A report issued by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration provided the interim results, confirming that through March 3, the IRS has received 61.06 million tax returns - about 5.1 million fewer than received over the same...

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  • SC order credit negative for Tata Power rating: Moodys
SC order credit negative for Tata Power rating: Moodys

Adani Power slipped 9.4% on the NSE to reach an intraday low of Rs 33.10. The good news was short lived and the Supreme Court set aside CERC order on allowing Tata, Adani to charge the compensatory tariff on 10 April 2017. "However, all the cases pertaining to shortage of domestic coal will be eligible for compensation", IDFC said. The shares...

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  • What are Analyst's Indicators for Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Accuray Incorporated (ARAY)
What are Analyst's Indicators for Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Accuray Incorporated (ARAY)

Alpha Windward LLC boosted its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Co by 0.6% in the third quarter. The data proved the dominance of Citigroup and the improvement of its market share in trade finance. It dropped, as 112 investors sold Wells Fargo & Co shares while 836 reduced holdings. If you are accessing this news story on another domain, it w...

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  • Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses
Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses

He said he'd seen first-hand as he travelled the country how bad trade deals had hurt American workers. The executive order calls for the Department of Commerce and the U.S. He also stated that the orders would end any doubt regarding the President's resolve to fix the trade problems. The White House uploaded video of the event, in which Tr...

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  • Russia warns of 'serious consequences' from US strike on Syria
Russia warns of 'serious consequences' from US strike on Syria

Turnbull on Saturday offered his second strong endorsement in as many days of the United States' unilateral military strike on the Shayrat airbase near Homs, following a chemical weapons attack. "They are both connected and I believe the United States of American can address both at the same time ", he added, referring to the Syrian President.

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  • Steve Bannon Being Outmaneuvered By Kushner, Rumors Say
Steve Bannon Being Outmaneuvered By Kushner, Rumors Say

Senior editors at Breitbart News asked employees not to write stories critical of President Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House senior adviser, Jared Kushner , according to a report published Monday by Business Insider . Bannon, who sees himself as the keeper of Mr. Trump's campaign promises, and the competing ideologies of Mr. Kushner"...

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  • Trump walks out before signing executive orders
Trump walks out before signing executive orders

During the campaign, then-candidate Trump frequently singled out China as a trade abuser and promised to hold China to account for unfair trade practices, including currency manipulation. So we need to do a better job on behalf of the American worker. "I'm not thinking about my business or anybody's business". Director Navarro said the order dire...

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  • Little progress reining in North Korea
Little progress reining in North Korea

Analysts have said Wednesday's launch of a ballistic missile from North Korea's east coast probably took place with the Trump-Xi summit in mind as the reclusive state presses ahead in defiance of United Nations resolutions and sanctions. It has carried out several nuclear tests. Thursday's measures build on a series of sanctions implemented by ...

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  • NSA McMaster: 'Prudent' to send strike group to Korean Peninsula
NSA McMaster: 'Prudent' to send strike group to Korean Peninsula

These include economic and military measures but lean more towards sanctions and increased pressure on China to restrain North Korea. "Well, it's prudent to do it, isn't it?" he replied. Lieu tweeted on Sunday, "Unlike Syria, N. Korea has nukes & can rain down artillery on S. Korea". The North, for its part, continues to justify its missile pro...

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  • Hedge fund Jana lines up potential directors for Whole Foods battle
Hedge fund Jana lines up potential directors for Whole Foods battle

The company also unveiled its new smaller-format 365 by Whole Foods stores to attract millennial consumers. Other investors named in the filing include former Safeway EVP Diane Dietz, and Mark Bittman, the noted food journalist. The scope of Jana's investment reflects investors' frustration with Whole Foods underperformance after years of stell...

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  • Report finds improvement across the board for airlines
Report finds improvement across the board for airlines

Many passengers may have trouble believing those conclusions, however. The rate of complaints filed by passengers with the Government also dropped by a fifth. You can look over the full report at airlinequalityrating.com, where you can also take part in the 2017 Airline Passenger Survey and give your own comments about your experience flying.

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  • Barclays CEO probed over attempt to unmask whistleblower
Barclays CEO probed over attempt to unmask whistleblower

Staley then requested again that the bank's information security team attempt to identify the author of the letter. Barclay's board concluded that Mr Staley "made an error" in becoming involved and not applying appropriate governance around the matter.

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  • Tesla overtakes GM to become most valuable United States auto maker
Tesla overtakes GM to become most valuable United States auto maker

General Motors Company has 1 year price target of $39.95. On Monday , Tesla's value hit $50.84 billion, edging GM at $50.79. Unlike its competitors, though, those prospects have less grounding in past performance and more to do with (a) Tesla's super-charismatic CEO, Elon Musk, and (b) the company's base of enthusiastic fans.

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