Stories about Markets

Aug 16 2016

Tim Cook: Being Apple's CEO Could Be A Lonely Job

In a sprawling interview with the Washington Post published yesterday (Aug. 14), Tim Cook reflected on his first five years at the helm of Apple , and gave some in...

Aug 15 2016

'Sausage Party' feasts on the box office

The R-rated Sausage Party surprised with a strong opening in second place grossing an estimated $33.6 million from 3,103 theaters, an average of $10,828 per theater. The ...

Aug 15 2016

'Sausage Party' Cooks Up $3.3 Million Thursday

Superman: Dawn of Justice experienced in its second frame overseas; although, it is a bigger sophomore decline than Guardians Of The Galaxy (40.5%) and Deadpool (36%...

Aug 15 2016

Jeremy Corbyn: Tom Watson talking nonsense about 'Trotsky entryism' in Labour

In April 2016, it was announced that members of the Labour Party based in the Province would be registering an official Northern Irish version of the party, with a view t...

Aug 15 2016

Labour leadership: Members drop voting legal challenge

On his Facebook page , Watson pointed to three documents posted on the AWL website which he said "outline a concerted strategy for members of the AWL to infiltrate (or...

Aug 14 2016

Hillary Clintons Tax Return Is a Message to Donald Trump

The Clinton campaign said that the couple has donated 7.5 percent of their adjusted gross income to charity over the past decade. The latest tax return shows the Cl...

Aug 14 2016

In Trump's fall, Democrats see a chance to reshape the map

He got 43,018 nationwide, 0.03 percent of the total. And I can hope that maybe at least a few of the quieter individuals in the audience took my point that night. The las...

Aug 13 2016

Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday? Restaurant chain to close 95 locations

Its total revenue dropped 5.9 percent or $17.5 million in the quarter ending May 31 compared to the same period past year and same-restaurant sales declined 3.7 percent. ...

Aug 13 2016

Sen. Richard Burr rebukes Donald Trump's comments about Gold Star family

He also held the Constitution and asked Trump whether he had read it. "I will gladly lend you my copy!" Pence said he understands and appreciates the attention gi...

Aug 12 2016

India Holds Rate in Rajan's Last Meeting in Charge

Terming his tenure "fantastic", RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said snap judgments by critics do not matter as he has made useful contributions and the results wi...

Aug 10 2016

William Hill rejects 3.16 bln stg bid from Rank Group, 888

Later on Tuesday, Hills chairman Gareth Davis issued a statement saying the company's board of directors had unanimously rejected the 364p-per-share bid as too low. Alt...

Aug 10 2016

Gary Johnson picks up his first congressional backer

Since announcing his intention to run earlier this year, Johnson has been encouraging voters to "Google Gary Johnson " in an attempt to appeal to voters who may be hesit...

Aug 10 2016

Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1B

The Canadian resort averages about 462 inches of snow every season and for years has developed its high alpine glacial ski terrain, offering a powdery experience even whi...

Aug 10 2016

United Kingdom 10-year bond yields slide to fresh record low

McCafferty said: "If the economy proves to have turned down in line with the initial survey signals, I believe that more easing is likely to be required, but that can eas...

Aug 10 2016

US Stocks: Wall Street set to open slightly higher as oil steadies

At 12:43 p.m. ET (1643 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was up 11.6 points, or 0.06 percent, at 18,540.89. And the Nasdaq composite was up 0.2%, beyond its...

Aug 09 2016

Major resort operator buying largest North American ski area

The sale of Whistler Blackcomb came with a hefty price tag. Interesting Fact: From royalty to pot-smoking Olympians, many have graced Whistler's hills, including Prin...

Aug 09 2016

Mattress Firm in talks with Steinhoff International -FT

South African retailer Steinhoff International Holdings NV (SNHG.DE) will buy Mattress Firm Holding Corp ( MFRM .O), the largest specialty bedding retailer in the Uni...

Aug 06 2016

Mahad bridge collapse: Oppn seeks judicial probe

The India National Disaster Response Force has dispatched four teams of deep divers and equipment to the scene of the accident, according to their official Twitter pag...

Aug 06 2016

42 people may have been washed away in Mahad bridge collapse

Chief Minster Devendra Fadnavis, however, said in the Legislative Assembly that 8 bodies were recovered so far and 42 people are missing. The bridge was about 5 km from...

Aug 06 2016

22 missing as British-era bridge collapses on Mumbai-Goa highway

The country's coast guard sent a Chetak helicopter to search for those swept away in the river. Three teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), comprising of ...