• NC lawmakers repeal section of House Bill 2
NC lawmakers repeal section of House Bill 2

A TIMELINE LOOK BACK AT 100 DAYS OF HB2 " North Carolina Values Coalition is not opposed to the reported technical correction bill that intends to reinstate an individual's ability to file suit for discrimination under state law. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has called HB2 problematic and said, "I'm very concerned about singling out any minority gr...

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  • Bernie Sanders Admits (Again) That He Will Be Endorsing Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders Admits (Again) That He Will Be Endorsing Hillary Clinton

Garrett reported Sanders was able to get concessions, including a significant policy one when Clinton expanded her push for college tuition subsidies earlier this week, bringing it to a almost universal subsidized college tuition plan Sanders pushed for.

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  • US stocks hardly budge as hiring grows, oil skids
US stocks hardly budge as hiring grows, oil skids

The price of oil fell Thursday after the EIA said crude oil inventories shrank by 2.2 million barrels last week. The data disappointed oil traders expecting larger declines of 2. The euro rose to $1.1078 from $1.1055 on Thursday. A survey by payroll processor ADP said private US companies added 172,000 jobs in June, a sign hiring may have picked ...

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  • US President Raises Concerns Over World's Economy Following Brexit Vote
US President Raises Concerns Over World's Economy Following Brexit Vote

The leaders warned against easy solutions peddled by "demagogues" who feed on economic anxiety. "It's enhanced the national security of all our countries, and it certainly has made North America the most successful continent in the world". He's claims free trade has been disastrous costing thousands of USA jobs and depressing wages. North Amer...

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  • Toyota Recalls Prius Hybrid In India
Toyota Recalls Prius Hybrid In India

The company also said that until now, it is not aware of any harm or injury being caused to any person due to this possible defect. Toyota Motor Corp. Under this recall, inspection and installation of retention brackets on the curtain airbags inflators with be performed at authorised dealerships. The inflaters in their airbags may have a sm...

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  • China holds combat drill in the South China Sea
China holds combat drill in the South China Sea

Speaking by telephone early yesterday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Mr Kerry that the USA should stick to its promise not to take sides in the dispute, China's Foreign Ministry said in a statement. Senior State Department official Colin Willett said the U.S. will not hesitate to defend its national security interests and honor commitme...

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  • Dallas Shooter Micah Xavier Johnson was decorated Army veteran
Dallas Shooter Micah Xavier Johnson was decorated Army veteran

Protesters, who had gathered Thursday evening at one of multiple rallies against police aggression nationwide, spoke of the support they received from a city police force that has made strides toward repairing its relationship with the black community.

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  • Obama to Cut Short European Trip, Will Visit Dallas
Obama to Cut Short European Trip, Will Visit Dallas

Obama met with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation counterparts and is to travel to Spain this weekend to meet with officials there and USA troops. The White House announced the amended travel schedule late Friday, saying Obama will visit Madrid Saturday and travel to Rota the following day.

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  • Oil workers in Nigeria go on strike
Oil workers in Nigeria go on strike

The statement, signed by the spokesperson for the group, Lumumba Okugbawa, recalled the May 24, 2016 inconclusive negotiation with the government on issues affecting the oil industry. According to Ngige, "Strike neither solves industrial disputes nor contributes to industrial growth". "A situation where oil workers leave their offices and oil loa...

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  • Iraqi PM Fires Baghdad Security Chief After Deadly Terrorist Attack
Iraqi PM Fires Baghdad Security Chief After Deadly Terrorist Attack

Police Major-General Talib Khalil Rahi said on Thursday that the suicide bomber detonated a minibus loaded with plastic explosives and ammonium nitrate. They were the head of Baghdad's security command, the head of Interior Ministry intelligence for Baghdad, and the official responsible for Baghdad in the national security adviser's office.

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  • Trump's Coded Anti-Semitism is Nothing New for the Republican Party
Trump's Coded Anti-Semitism is Nothing New for the Republican Party

Trump also went off on critics of his since-deleted tweet during a campaign rally in OH, repeatedly telling the crowd that "it's a star", not specifically a Star of David. Mr Trump railed against "the dishonest media" for stirring controversy over the image and claimed it was not offensive toward Jewish people. No wonder so few of them are actu...

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  • US Senate approves nationwide labeling law for GMO food products
US Senate approves nationwide labeling law for GMO food products

Fischer's support of this bill and hope it will move quickly through the House so that the President may sign it before Vermont's needless labeling law inflicts any more damage on our nation's agricultural economy". The essence of the deal: Companies will have to disclose their GMO ingredients, but they won't have to put that information righ...

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  • New products help Pepsi to strong quarter
New products help Pepsi to strong quarter

PepsiCo united its US management structure in March, combining its domestic beverage and snack units under one leader, Al Carey. Ms. Nooyi told analysts Thursday that the company underestimated the negative reaction of Diet Pepsi loyalists to the recipe change.

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  • Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Energy Transfer Equity L.P.
Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Energy Transfer Equity L.P.

Receive Energy Transfer Equity , L.P. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Energy Transfer Equity , L.P. We have $47.68 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:ETP worth $5.13 billion more. At present the return on equity (ROE) stands at -0.20% and ...

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  • '13 Wimbledon champ Murray faces new foe in 11th Slam final
'13 Wimbledon champ Murray faces new foe in 11th Slam final

The only other Canadian to get this far was Eugenie Bouchard, the women's runner-up at Wimbledon in 2014. Roger Federer's dream of winning a eight Wimbledon title ended on Friday after losing his semi-final match to big serving Milos Raonic in five pulsating sets.

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  • Woman pleads guilty in loud sex case, jailed on Lancaster County detainer
Woman pleads guilty in loud sex case, jailed on Lancaster County detainer

During the hearing, Warfel said she just wanted to go home and wished that her neighbors had been in court. Amanda Marie Warfel, 25, admitted disorderly conduct and harassment following a campaign of disturbance against a neighbouring family.

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  • Here's what we know about the officer who shot Philando Castile
Here's what we know about the officer who shot Philando Castile

The officer who shot Castile is with the St. Anthony Police Department, which provides police services in Falcon Heights. Flowers filled a pot near the home's front steps, and a wreath was hung on the front door. April Reign, managing editor of Broadway Black, a website about black stage artists, wrote in The Washington Post that she refused to...

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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on Wall Street
Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on Wall Street

Investor confidence was undermined by the Bank of England's warning on the economic risks of " Brexit " and its steps to ensure British banks keep lending, as well as by news of a decline in US factory orders and reports of mixed manufacturing and service sector activity in Asia and Europe.

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  • Job Growth Surges in June After Spring Slump
Job Growth Surges in June After Spring Slump

Job growth occurred in a variety of sectors that affect demand for office and other real estate space, including business services, financial activities and information, though in the latter case, growth partly reflected the end of the Verizon strike.

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  • Toronto police concerned by Dallas shootings
Toronto police concerned by Dallas shootings

He had a choice to come out and we would not harm, or stay in and we would. "He picked the latter". It was the deadliest single attack on law enforcement since the 2001 terror attacks, when 72 officers died, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund .

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