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by | March 27, 2017 | 01:01

It was hoped that the efforts of Germany in particular, a major exporter, would temper United States intransigence, but in the words of German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble, G20 members were unable "to force partners to go along with wording with which they don't agree".

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:59

Lightheartedness aside, there can be serious consequences to the restrictions, including the potential for theft, damage or compromised data if laptops are checked with luggage. officials. And "filling business class is what makes long-haul flights profitable", said Mouly-Aigrot. "There is a risk of a considerable loss of passengers", said Didier Brechemier, a transport expert at the Roland-Berger consultancy.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:50

Watson said in his ruling that claims of religious discrimination in the order would have a "strong likelihood of success ". Since this ruling Watson has received threatening messages and Michele Ernst, an Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman, told CNN that the agency had been alerted and was willing to offer him more protection.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:54

By mid-morning, the Dow Jones was down 0.38% at 20,590.51 points and the S&P 500 was 0.26% lower at 2,337.92. NASDAQ 100 index declined 12.41 points or 0.23 percent to close at 5,355.14. Treasury 10-year yields reclaimed 2.40% after dipping below that level earlier. The S&P 500 has gained 10 percent since the election, spurred mainly by Trump's agenda of tax cuts and infrastructure spending, but high valuations remain a concern.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:54

A few showers or sprinkles are possible during the day, but there will be a lot of dry time too... especially in the 1st half of the day. Skies will be mostly cloudy and temperatures will climb into the 50s across most of RI. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Cloudy, with a high near 44. With high pressure hunkered in over ME and Eastern Canada, we can expect a light, but raw northeasterly breeze.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:52

James Rodriguez scored as Colombia escaped Baranquilla with a win. Edinson Cavani gave the hosts an early lead from the spot, but from then on, it was all Brazil. Asked about the historic performance, Tite said it was "more than the expected". We have a contender for top goal during the worldwide break. Our team is very self-aware that it has to triangulate.

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:49

In terms of food and drink, the cost of living in Singapore is on a par with Shanghai, while Seoul, Tokyo and Osaka are the three most expensive places in the world to buy staple goods, the EIU said, adding that in Seoul, topping up a grocery basket is nearly 50 per cent more expensive than in NY.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:06

The government is also trying to diminish the impact the scandal could have on the ailing economy - Brazil is the world's largest beef and chicken exporter, accounting for nearly a fifth of global exports. Brazilian meat is exported to more than 150 countries, with principal markets including Saudi Arabia, China, Singapore, Japan, Russia, the Netherlands and Italy.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:06

The strategy includes spots on prime time television and full-page ads in newspapers to say they have never sold rotten meat and that their products are perfectly safe to eat, denying allegations from the investigating judge that cardboard and acid have been added to some Brazilian meat.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:04

USA oil this month dropped below $50 a barrel for the first time this year as the nation's near- record crude stockpiles and increasing production weighed on the output reductions by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:56

Gavin said Nathan's death has been a blow to the community in the heart of Ontario's wine country, adding his mother has been trying to come to terms with not only the loss of her son but the scope of Kuijer's alleged actions. "I said to him, 'Well let's go inside and talk about arrangements for our kids.' We have three kids", Dumas said in an interview with The Standard.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:57

Sterling managed to pull away from a two-month low of $1.2110 struck Tuesday on fears of prolonged political jousting over Brexit terms. Oil prices slid to three-month lows after OPEC reported a rise in global crude stocks and a surprise jump in production from its biggest member, Saudi Arabia, which came despite output curbs by the group.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:51

If anything, the size of the capital raise is smaller than many analysts had expected. The transaction could be worth as much as $1.4 billion to Tesla if underwriters Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse exercise all their options.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:38

Japan's benchmark index, Nikkei 225 fell 32.12 points or 0.16 percent to settle at 19,577.38. Hong Kong's Hang Seng inched up 0.2 percent to 24,347.76, while the Shanghai Composite shed 0.3 percent to 3 3,260.62. The British government, meanwhile, has been cleared by parliament to formally begin the process of exiting the EU. Margaret Yang, a market analyst at CMC Markets in Singapore, said the so-called Brexit process could begin as early as the last week of March.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:36

Among the 6,500 Yahoo users the FSB agents targeted with this scheme were targets that were "of predictable interest", including journalists, government officials in both the U.S. With access to the technology, the hackers spied on the contents of more than 6,500 individual users, according to the indictment. Baratov was arrested Tuesday in Canada.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:49

Brown steered the ship away from the pair as Primmer hurried to pull them on board his Sheriff's Office boat. As this occurred, the 130,000-ton Carnival Magic cruise ship was heading directly toward the two stranded women. Garrett took to Facebook following the incident to thank Primmer for his actions. "We were extremely lucky to have him there to help us", Allison Garrett wrote in a comment on the Brevard sheriff's post.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:46

The service, which will cost $9.99 per month, will allow users to pick songs and create playlists, a contrast to Pandora's free service, which feeds listeners songs based on their individual preferences. Each of these features is likely to limit the pain points in transitioning to the new service in Wedbush's view, as the primary obstacle for music streamers in changing platforms is likely the inability to transfer playlists and previously-downloaded tracks across platforms, while existing ...

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:18

It would also enable EU leaders to plan a summit for April 6 at which they would sign off on negotiating guidelines for the European Commission. But beyond saying she will begin the formal process later this month, May has yet to answer the question of exactly when, and end nine months of guesswork as to how her government will approach the uncharted territory of leaving the EU.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:17

One key risk, Adams said, is that numerous encouraging data points from recent months have come from opinion surveys, such as confidence levels for consumers and purchasing managers. Bond market interest rates are moving up along with these expectations, pushing bond prices down. There will be some winners, and some loses as rates continue to climb, so we want to take a look at a handful of stocks that will benefit from rising rates today.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:16

Friday. Some services affected are: My Account, My Business Account, Represent a Client, the MyCRA mobile application, the MyBenefits mobile application, Netfile, EFILE and Auto-Fill My Return. The CRA's servers are on Shared Services Canada IP addresses, and according to Netcraft were running Apache 2.2.31 on *nix when last scanned on March 7, behind an F5 Big-IP for protection.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:45

Oil steadied below $49 a barrel as US drillers continued to boost activity, countering OPEC's efforts to drain a global glut. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude for April dipped 0.87% to 0.$48.07 a barrel, while on the ICE Futures Exchange in London , Brent oil for May delivery was last quoted at $51.30 a barrel.

by | March 12, 2017 | 01:13

Interest rates on 30-year, fixed-rate conforming mortgages, the most widely held type of US home loan, averaged 4.36 percent, up from 4.30 percent the prior week. The shorter term 15 year loan interest rates are published at 3.710% yielding an April of 3.894%. Shorter term, popular 15 year refi loan deals stand at 2.75% at the bank and April of 3.239% today.

by | March 12, 2017 | 01:06

In what is being called " the trial of the century ", the heir to the Samsung empire went on trial Thursday alleged to have made payments of up to $38 million to Park and her adviser Choi Soon-sil. When impeached president Park Geun-hye leaves South Korea's presidential palace she will go back to her house in Seoul's luxury Gangnam district surrounded by a high wall and bamboo.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:48

KCG Holdings Inc. raised its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 1,505.7% in the third quarter. Inc. raised its stake in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp by 0.6% in the third quarter. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 13th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.24%. In recent action, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) has made a move of +0.33% over the past month, which has come on weak relative transaction volume.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:53

Google placed No. 1 for the eighth time in 11 years, according to Fortune . NuStar offers all-employee bonuses; a retirement savings plan that includes a 401 (k) match of 100 percent up to 6 percent of pay and a company-funded pension plan; a health and wellness program; and much more.

by | March 09, 2017 | 03:12

USA companies added workers at a blistering pace in February, according to the ADP Employment Report . In a separate report on Wednesday, the Labor Department said nonfarm productivity, which measures hourly output per worker, rose at an annualized 1.3 percent rate in the final three months of 2016, as it had estimated last month.

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:44

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by | March 09, 2017 | 00:43

While the Trump administration eagerly promoted the 45,000 jobs figure, near the bottom, the statement qualified the Gulf Coast projects would create 35,000 construction jobs - typically short- to medium-term gigs, meaning the total number of people actually employed may be lower - and 12,000 full-time ones.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:49

Under the terms of the deal Standard Life will pay Aberdeen shareholders 0.757 new Standard Life ordinary shares for each Aberdeen ordinary share. Yet embattled Aberdeen boss Martin Gilbert has also done better than might have been expected. Rebecca O'Keeffe, head of investment at our sister website Interactive Investor, explains: "The move by Standard Life to buy Aberdeen is a major attempt to try to build their defences as the active management industry comes under increasing ...

by | March 06, 2017 | 01:01

Trump was making "the most outlandish and destructive claims without providing a scintilla of evidence to support them". "You make up something and then you have the press write about it, and then you say, 'everybody's writing about this charge, '" she said.