Rockwell Collins buys B/E Aerospace for $6.4B

The acquisition must still be approved by shareholders from both companies, and get regulatory approval. Upon completion of the transaction, which is expected in the spring of 2017, current B/E Aerospace shareowners will own approximately 20 per ... More..

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Donald Trump takes rare swipe at US First Lady Michelle Obama
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Donald Trump takes rare swipe at US First Lady Michelle Obama

Then who was Michelle Obama referring to? "In this race, we have a candidate whose vision for our country is completely and utterly lacking in hope". The debate ending like it started, with no handshake, Tru...More..

by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Unemployment rate doesn't budget, but employment rises in Nebraska

Over the year, the state unemployment rate is unchanged at 3.6 percent, which is adjusted for seasonal changes. North Carolina's Labor Market Has Tightened Up With its unemployment rate below 5 percent for the ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Tobacco giant eyes $47 billion merger

Imperial shares were up 3 per cent, with one analyst saying a general reignition of consolidation in the industry may be outweighing the fact that BAT is now unlikely to bid for its rival in the near term. Over...More..

Centre Unveils UDAN, Fares Capped At Rs. 2500 For 1-hour Flights
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Centre Unveils UDAN, Fares Capped At Rs. 2500 For 1-hour Flights

Plans for a system of affordable flights between smaller cities in India will come to fruition in January 2017 when the first services take off, a government minister said October 21. Apart from VGF, the select...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

SC jobless rate drops to 4.8 percent

Additionally, the BLS does not count non-job seeking unemployed individuals in the overall rate. The unemployment rate by county is broken down in the map below. Trade, transportation, and utilities (+200 job...More..

Anderson Cooper presses Trump campaign manager on falling poll numbers
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Anderson Cooper presses Trump campaign manager on falling poll numbers

Conway argued most of the allegations occurred before Trump was married to Melania and remained firm they're just that - allegations. "There is tremendous voter fraud". And when she was asked about Mr Trump i...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Apple to reportedly ditch regular USB ports from MacBook Pro

In addition, Apple's new MacBook Pro 2016 is expected to feature smaller footprint, a departure from the usual design features of existing models. It has been Apple's practice to cease support for its old...More..

Ford to cut production at 4 assembly plants
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Ford to cut production at 4 assembly plants

The company has scheduled one-week closures this month for its plants in Kansas City, Missouri, and Hermosillo and Cuatitlan, Mexico. Ford had 72 days supply of Fusion sedans at the end of last month, up from...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Social Security recipients to get tiny increase in benefits

This trend, counting next year's, will be the fifth year (consecutive) that seniors in the US will be receiving very low raises. Social Security's annual cost of living adjustment, or COLA, will be only 0.3 p...More..

OPEC Chief to Discuss Non-OPEC Production Cut With Russia
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

OPEC Chief to Discuss Non-OPEC Production Cut With Russia

USA crude supplies fell to 499.7 million in the week ended September 30, the lowest level since January, according to EIA data. The EIA reported Wednesday that crude imports fell by 125,000 barrels during...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

England captain Jos Buttler reprimanded for 'inappropriate comments' made to Bangladesh players

When I dropped probably the easiest catch you'll see in worldwide cricket I thought it might be one of those days. As of now England lead the 3 match series by 1-0. Buttler has gone, and the wild celebrations...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

After the scandal, Wells Fargo's damage becomes apparent

New York-based JPMorgan Chase & Co., the largest US bank, kicked off bank earnings season by reporting Friday its profits fell 7.6 percent from a year ago to $6.29 billion. "If anything good comes out of this, ...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Wells Fargo CEO is out as bank grapples with sales scandal

Lawsuits have also popped up due to these alleged actions against whistleblowers. "But they're going to have a big culture change in the coming months, so he's going to have a big challenge ahead of him", s...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

A new worry for Clinton: Trump's struggles may depress Democratic voter turnout

This is Trump's response to the leaked videotape showing him using vulgar language to describe women and their bodies, and even bragging about groping and kissing them without consent. "The voters need to rem...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Gold Prices Settle Lower as Dollar Gains Accelerate

Minutes of the Fed's September meeting showed that the Federal Open Market Committee was deeply divided over the timing of the next interest rate hike, as several members agreed the Fed should raise rates in th...More..

Some airlines adding new fire-supression equipment
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Some airlines adding new fire-supression equipment

Virgin has also added the bags to 60 of its jets - while Delta said it plans to install the bags, which can withstand temperatures up to 3,200 degrees Fahrenheit to all of its flights by next year. The issue ...More..

Activists arrested after targeting US-Canada oil pipelines
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Activists arrested after targeting US-Canada oil pipelines

Also on Thursday, the governments of 19 cities, including St. Louis and Minneapolis, passed ordinances to support the Standing Rock tribe in opposition of the pipeline. As a precaution, the company temporarily ...More..

China's low-profile takeover king shoots up rich list ranks
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

China's low-profile takeover king shoots up rich list ranks

On Thursday, Hurun Research Institute published the rating of China's richest people. "This compares with 535 billionaires in the US", Rupert Hoogewerf, the Hurun Report chairman, was quoted as saying in a pr...More..

by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Brexit legal challenge begins at United Kingdom high court

In a last-minute concession on Tuesday night, Prime Minister Theresa May agreed to a " full and transparent " debate in the House of Commons on the condition this did not undermine negotiations with EU. The a...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Analyst EPS Forecast Highlights: Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) , Sabre Corporation

Frontier Communications Corp. has a one year low of $3.81 and a one year high of $5.85. The stock stands -7.43% below the average-price of 50 days and -2.23% compared with the SMA 20. The Return on Equity (ROE)...More..

Pedestrian killed in collision with Iceland van on motorway
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Pedestrian killed in collision with Iceland van on motorway

Police are now attempting to establish why the person was on the motorway when he was hit between junctions 10 and 11. The motorway was closed between junctions 8 and 10, with traffic coming out of London bei...More..

by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Samsung expects slight gain in operating profit

However, it said customers with a replacement device or new Note 7 could exchange it under the company's standard "remorse" policy that lets customers return devices within 14 days. To investigate this issue, t...More..

by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Warren Buffett responds to Donald Trump's tax comments

Her proposals would reduce the average income among the richest 1 percent by about 5.2 percent, or a little less than $120,000 a year, according to the Tax Policy Center. Most of the rest were related to Buffet...More..

Wall St dragged down by healthcare stocks
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wall St dragged down by healthcare stocks

On Monday, oil rallied on bullish comments from Saudi Arabia's energy minister and Russian President Vladimir Putin. The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) was down nearly 4%. Meanwhile, shares of Salesfo...More..

Ford closes Mustang factory for a week after big drop in sales
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Ford closes Mustang factory for a week after big drop in sales

Ford executives said it would be "really tough" to match the sales performance of the same period in 2015. Sales of all Ford-brand cars fell by double-digits in the U.S.in September, as Americans continue to...More..

Barack Obama: Leaked Trump Remarks Described 'Sexual Assault'
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Barack Obama: Leaked Trump Remarks Described 'Sexual Assault'

The video, published by The Washington Post on Friday, has upended the presidential election and prompted many Republicans to drop their support for Trump. "That is why it was not particularly surprising that t...More..

What to Expect When Delta Air (DAL) Reports Q3 Results
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

What to Expect When Delta Air (DAL) Reports Q3 Results

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link . Raymond James Financial Inc. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 45,834,437 shares of the co...More..

Government backs down on proposed ban on greyhound racing
by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Government backs down on proposed ban on greyhound racing

In August, Mr Baird said the ban was about trying to "do what is right". "It's clear in hindsight, as we reflect on this, we got it wrong". "On the basis of evidence we put it through Parliament", he said. ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Donald Trump won't say vulgar remarks reference 'sexual assault'

Trump isn't the only one facing scrutiny for failing to acknowledge sexual assault. "The term 'locker room talk, '" Bash said to Conway. But this is locker room talk. "He did not say the word sexual assault",...More..

China reserve fall hits offshore yuan
by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

China reserve fall hits offshore yuan

Declines in the world's biggest currency stockpile have slowed this year after falling from a record $4 trillion in June 2014 amid speculation the yuan would continue to depreciate and the Federal Reserve would...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Prince's Paisley Park Museum Opening Delayed

Prince fans were welcomed to his Chanhassen , Minn., estate for the first round of guided tours, which continue Saturday and October 14. "This exhibition will be available to all ticket holders", a statement ...More..

Airline industry agrees to carbon emissions cap: ICAO
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Airline industry agrees to carbon emissions cap: ICAO

On Thursday members of the International Civil Aviation Organization, the commercial aviation regulator of the United Nations, committed themselves to capping carbon-dioxide emissions from international flights...More..

Minnesota mall attacker newly interested in Islam
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Minnesota mall attacker newly interested in Islam

The investigator dismissed rumors that Adan had been somehow provoked at the mall and that triggered an impromptu rampage. Thornton said investigators believe the attack was premeditated. None of Adan's victi...More..

by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

Colts release Cromartie, Moore in midweek defensive shakeup

Is this season destined to spiral southward? When the two finally make a connection, they should have plenty to talk about. For months? For years? To complement the performances of the new Bears' starters, wi...More..