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Iowa GOP Shocked by Resignation of Bill Dix

Iowa Starting Line reported that the patron observed Dix "flirting with and occasionally kissing a younger woman". Because this involves Senator Dix and ...


Kansas jobless rate flat from December to January

The benchmarking is required to meet U.S. Labor Department guidelines. North Carolina's jobless picture has been above the national average most of the prev...


AR Unemployment Holds Steady at 3.7 Percent

Wilcox County has the state's worst employment picture with a jobless rate of 10.4 percent. Locally, Emporia's jobless rate inched up from 3.4 percent in De...


Venus Williams moves into third round at BNP Paribas Open

Venus said it looked like her sister had never been away. Venus did not end her boycott until the following year. "My comeback could not have come on a b...


Warren Sounds 'Very Evasive' About 2020 Plans — CNN Reporter

Warren , who is seeking a second Senate term this year, has been accused of saying she is of Native American heritage to help in securing jobs, including one as...


Hundreds of passengers stranded as DGCA grounds 11 IndiGo, GoAir planes

A successor of the A320 family, the Airbus A320 neo is passenger aircraft that comprises four narrow-bodied aircraft variants: A318neo, A319neo, A320neo and A...


Euro gives up gains on ECB's subdued inflation view

While markets had hoped that the drop of its pledge to increase bond purchases was a sign of a more bullish ECB, Draghi's comments quickly undermined this senti...


BLS: Employment up 313000; unemployment rate unchanged

The California unemployment rate for January was reported at 4.2 percent, up from 4.0 percent in December, while nationally the jobless rate was listed at 3.9...


Saudi skies are now open to flights to Israel

Flying through Saudi airspace will cut the Delhi-Tel Aviv journey time by about two hours, an Air India spokesman said. Air India first announced its plan to ...


Striking Spanish women hold hundreds of rallies against gender inequality

Activists marched to call for an end to gender disparities in salaries, gender violence and the nation's "macho" culture. In Barcelona, protesters disrupting tr...


Amazon Offers Discount Prime Membership to Medicaid Recipients

The move vastly expands the number of people now eligible for that discounted rate, with about 35 million American adults enrolled in Medicaid, the public hea...


Wall Street drops: Aus market to open lower

Film industry technology company Vista Group International ( ASX:VGL ) has reported its net profit after tax (NPAT) fell from $50 million to $10 million for the...


Uber, Lyft drivers make US$3.37 per hour

If you are driving for Uber or Lyft, you aren't going to make any money. Researchers surveyed over 1,100 drivers and analyzed vehicle cost data, including ins...


Fed Chair Powell: No evidence of 'decisive' move up in wages

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the European Union will take retaliatory action if Trump goes ahead with his plan. The S&P 500 was down...


Glasgow Airport delay runway opening time as snow suspends flights

Glasgow Airport has closed following heavy snow in the area. The message states: " Adverse Weather " For the latest flight information we advise passengers t...


ICE Arrests Over 150 Illegal Immigrants After Dem Mayor Sent Out Warning

Other arrests include: In Sacramento, a citizen of Mexico, who has criminal convictions for possession of a risky weapon, inflicting corporal injury on a spouse...


Here are Warren Buffett's 15 biggest stock investments

Buffett said investors can get clues about what he likes best by looking at Berkshire's portfolio. But Buffett seems content to bide his time before doing ano...


Larger Rise in Stockpiles Than Forecasts Weigh on Oil Prices

That era may be coming to an end now that USA crude oil production hit a 47-year high of 10M b/d at the end of 2017 and is forecast to surpass 11M b/d by the en...


New Yorker arrested in Japan over severed head in suitcase

The mother of an American male in custody in connection with the disappearance of a 27-year-old woman, who police believe is dead, told Nippon News Network (Feb...


Why Didn't Obama Stop Russia Election Meddling?

Robert Mueller released an indictment of 13 Russians for crimes related to their social-media campaign to meddle in our internal affairs in the run-up to and...


BB&T reports outages in ATM services, digital banking

Brian Davis, the Director of Corporate Communications, said many of their banking services have been unavailable since late Thursday afternoon. Millions of B...


Existing-Home Sales Come Up Short

After last month's decline, sales are 4.8 percent below a year ago (largest annual decline since August 2014 at 5.5 percent) and at their slowest pace since las...


UK Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4%; Wage Growth Up 2.5%

Other figures revealed that the number of non-UK nationals from outside the European Union working in this country fell by 68,000 to 1.17 million in the quarter...


South Korea intends to support "normal" cryptocurrency trading

However, it rebounded on Monday to $11,050, showing a 5% gain. Bitcoin's recovery continues apace, with prices passing $11,600 in the morning's trading. Meant...


HSBC profits jump to $17.2bn on Asia growth

This brings the total dividend for 2017 to $0.51, representing a total shareholder return of 24 percent for 2017. HSBC reported profit before tax of $17.2 b...


Maduro Calls on Trump to Start Dialogue

The bolivar has seen an inflation rate of more than 4,000 percent in the past year, according to the country's National Assembly. Some bitcoin enthusi...


Police name Benjamin Netanyahu associates in Israeli corruption probe

Netanyahu has denied any wrongdoing in all the cases. Hefetz is suspected of suggesting, through a middleman, to Judge Hila Gerstel in 2015 that she could be ...


Burnout Paradise Remastered Peeling Out March 16

Burnout Paradise originally released almost 10 years ago for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The " Big Surf Island " DLC is new content to PC players becaus...


Coca-Cola HBC Sees 4.9% Sales Increase, Boosted By Volume Growth

It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Miller Howard Investments Inc sold 29,559 shares as the company's stock rose 4.80% with the market. The institutiona...


Trump given options for steep USA import curbs on steel, aluminum

Any exclusions granted could result in changed tariffs or quotas for the remaining products to maintain the overall effect. Trump met a bipartisan group of Un...


Salon magazine asks readers with ad-blockers to mine for cryptocurrency

The publication's mining efforts are powered by Coinhive , a JavaScript library that can be used by websites for mining Moreno. But Salon added: "ad-bloc...


Trump extends condolences to Putin over plane crash near Moscow

In addition, the presidents discussed other topics of common concern - Trump, in particular, told Putin that more steps should be taken to ensure North Kor...


It's National Pizza Day! Money Saving Deals Offered Across Metro Detroit

You can stop into the well-known ice cream establishment and sample their new Sweetheart Polar Pizza Ice Cream , from 3 p.m.to 7 p.m.in participating locations...


Authorities search for woman they say abandoned newborn at Tucson airport

The child was transported to a nearby hospital and is now in the custody of the Arizona Department of Child Safety. A custodian from the airport says she disc...


Disappointing show: SBI Q3 loss at Rs 1887 crore on divergences

Net NPAs fell slightly at 5.44 per cent as against 5.63 per cent year ago. In absolute value, it was at Rs 19,852.15 crore, as against Rs 19,006.33 crore. Dur...


SPD party members will decide Germany's fate

Most of the final stretch of talks involved high-stakes bargaining between Merkel and Schulz over Cabinet posts, with Social Democratic demands, including the f...


Snap shares surge 35 per cent after app redesign sparks user growth

However, the company, based in Venice, California, said customers were now remaining longer on its Android version, after bugs in the software were fixed, a...


RIP: XIV. Credit Suisse declares 'acceleration event'. Will close ETN

In the five years leading up to market close yesterday, the VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( NASDAQ:XIV ) generated a compounded annual retur...


Amazon tests two-hour Whole Foods delivery service

Amazon says it plans to expand its Whole Foods delivery service to more places in the US this year . Two-hour delivery is free or shoppers can opt for the...


Shares in Snap jump as revenues and user numbers beat expectations

Snap's good news extended to usage metrics, with Snapchat adding 8.9 million daily active users in Q4 - the highest net addition since Q3 of 2016. The comp...


Best Buy Will Stop Selling CDs This Summer

Best Buy is planning to pull CDs from its stores beginning in July, amid a drop in sales in the US, according to a report . In addition, the store must pay to...


Jerome Powell sworn in as new Fed chair

In November 2, President Donald Trump already made his intentions clear of nominating him as the new leader of the United States' central bank and on January ...


Amtrak train on wrong track in fatal S. Carolina crash

In a statement , the company said: "Amtrak Train 91 between NY and Miami came into with a CSX freight train at around 2.35am in Cayce, South Carolina...


Sensex slides 310pts on LTCG, global selloff

Here is how it all started. Indian shares look set to extend their recent sell-off on Tuesday as growing concerns over fiscal slippage and the return of the l...


Media Stocks Battered as Dow Sees Worst Showing in 20 Months

Investors are afraid that the recent rise in USA wages means inflation is on the way. The VIX Volatility Index was higher at 17.24 for a gain of 3.77 points o...


TDP leaders tell Naidu to reconsider alliance with BJP

In 2014 Lok Sabha polls, TDP-BJP alliance had won 18 out of 25 seats. Naidu chose to "wait and watch" following a telephone call from Home Minister Rajnath ...


Midwest expert looking for more rate hikes under new Fed chair

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen , the first woman to head the nation's central bank, is not taking any time off. Outgoing Federal Reserve Chairwoman Jane...


Dow Plunges 550 on Hovering Charges, Disappointing Earnings

Optimism over forecasts has caught the attention of anxious investors, who hope that strong earnings can support lofty stock valuations and offset the concerns ...


Designate Moe backs Notley in BC pipeline dispute

His government's new proposal calls for the province to establish an independent scientific advisory panel to make recommendations whether heavy oils can be saf...


YouTube TV Now Available on Roku Devices

Since the debut of YouTube TV back in April 2018, Google's live TV service has been met with mixed reviews. While YouTube Go is expanding to 130 more coun...