WASHINGTONNEWSTIMES.COM: The Worldwide Leader in News 2019-06-12 13:15

Soft inflation data on Wednesday could spark more speculation for a Fed rate cut soon

Consumer price inflation was expected to have increased at a pace of 1.9% in May, slower than in April and below the Federal Reserve's 2% target....

Soft inflation data on Wednesday could spark more speculation for a Fed rate cut soon

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Stephen Moore argues for a Fed rate cut to boost inflation — then Trump touts low inflation "The Fed has to cut rates because prices have been falling and once those prices stabilize you just stop cutting rates," says the onetime Trump Fed pick....
2019-06-11 15:30

U.S. inflation picking up; Fed rate cut still expected U.S. consumer prices increased broadly in July, but the signs of an acceleration in inflation will likely do little to change market expectations that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates again next month amid worsening trade tensions....
2019-08-13 20:15

Muted U.S. inflation strengthens case for Fed rate cut U.S. consumer prices barely rose in May, pointing to moderate inflation that together with a slowing economy increased pressure on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this year....
2019-06-12 19:45

Fed's Barkin Not Convinced Low Inflation Calls for Rate Cut Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Tom Barkin said he isn’t convinced low inflation calls for reducing interest rates but added that he is closely watching threats to economic growth....
2019-08-29 03:15

Fed's Bostic Untroubled by Inflation, Demurs on Rate-Cut Prospects Atlanta Fed leader Raphael Bostic declined to say what he wants to see the U.S. central bank do with its short-term rate target at the end of the month but indicated he isn’t currently worried about inflation levels....
2019-07-11 19:15

Tame U.S. producer inflation supports case for another rate cut U.S. producer prices increased moderately in July, lifted by a rebound in the cost of energy products, while underlying producer inflation retreated, which could allow the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again next month....
2019-08-09 19:30

St. Louis Fed Chief Says Interest Rate May Be Cut to Meet Inflation Target Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said the U.S. central bank may need to lower its short-term interest-rate target if inflation doesn’t appear on track to rise back to desired levels....
2019-05-22 13:01

UK inflation falls back to target ahead of rate decision LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that inflation in Britain dipped in May, back to the Bank of England’s target, amid lower air fares and car prices. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that consumer prices were up 2% in the yea...
2019-06-19 12:15

Canada’s inflation rate falls to 2% in June thanks to gas price drop Inflation is right on the Bank of Canada's ideal target, meaning there's no pressure for the central bank to increase or cut interest rates based on consumer prices....
2019-07-17 16:45

Fed's Evans: Rate Cuts Needed to Defend Fed's Inflation Target Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans said in a television interview Tuesday the U.S. central bank needs to lower its short-term rate target to defend its 2% inflation target....
2019-07-17 00:15

WRAPUP 2-Moderate U.S. consumer spending, inflation support rate cut U.S. consumer spending increased moderately in May and prices rose slightly, pointing to slowing economic growth and benign inflation pressures, which could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates next month....
2019-06-28 18:15

Two Fed policymakers sound inflation alarm, call for rate cuts Two U.S. central bankers on Friday sounded the alarm on sluggish U.S. inflation and called for immediate action in response, in what amounted to a broadside against the slim majority of Federal Reserve policymakers who are disinclined to support inte...
2019-06-21 18:00

Soft Manufacturing Data Pushes Treasury Yields Lower U.S. government bond prices climbed, pushing the 10-year Treasury yield closer to a record low, after weak manufacturing data added to concerns that a slowdown in global growth is catching up to the U.S....
2019-09-03 20:15

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs; euro drops on soft data Tech companies led the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record closing highs on Wednesday but the Dow lost ground on downbeat earnings, while the euro dropped to a two-month low, pressured by soft economic data....
2019-07-25 00:30

U.S. bond market's inflation gauges rise as Fed hints at rate cuts The U.S. bond market's gauges of investors' inflation views climbed on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve signaled it may lower interest rates later this year to counter slowing global growth and sluggish domestic inflation....
2019-06-20 03:15

Brazil's Campos Neto says inflation well-anchored, scope for more rate cuts Inflation in Brazil is well-anchored over the short-, medium- and long-term horizons, central bank president Roberto Campos Neto said on Thursday, giving policymakers room to reduce interest rates further....
2019-09-05 15:45

U.S. stocks seesaw as trade fears spark overseas rate cuts; Dow off 300 points after plunging nearly twice that U.S. stocks plunged deep into negative territory Wednesday, signaling another day of volatility on Wall Street as investors absorbed a spate of overseas interest rate cuts amid ongoing uncertainty ov......
2019-08-07 18:00

Inflation Fears Fade Amid Bond Rally, Rise in Rate Cut Bets Investors’ expectations for inflation have fallen to their lowest levels since the start of the year. The decline has coincided with a sharp rise in the odds that the Fed will cut interest rates multiple times this year....
2019-06-11 23:45

Downbeat U.S. earnings sour investor optimism; euro slides on soft data U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday as a series of disappointing earnings reports damped investor optimism over the prospect of a new round of U.S.-China trade talks next week, while the euro dropped to a two-month low amid soft economic data....
2019-07-24 18:15

S.Korean stocks end lower on profit-taking; soft export data weighs Round-up of South Korean financial markets: South Korea's KOSPI ended weaker on Friday as investors locked in profits after a series of strong gains, while tepid data weighed on the export-driven economy. The Korean won weakened, while the benchmark ...
2019-06-21 10:30

U.S. stocks seesaw as global trade fears spark overseas rate cuts; Dow plunges more than 500 points U.S. stocks plunged at open Wednesday, signaling another day of volatility on Wall Street as investors absorbed a spate of overseas interest rate cuts amid continued uncertainty over the U.S. trade wa......
2019-08-07 16:30

Euro rises as ECB pushes back rate hike deadline; raises inflation forecast The euro climbed higher against the dollar after the ECB said it would delay its first post-crisis interest rate hike until at least the middle of next year....
2019-06-06 15:30

Muted Inflation Data Provides Further Boost to Treasurys Yields on short-term U.S. government bonds fell Wednesday after another set of tame inflation data bolstered investors’ expectations that the Federal Reserve will soon move to cut interest rates....
2019-06-12 18:45

Stronger Inflation Data Lift Treasury Yields U.S. government bonds pulled back after new data showed consumer prices rose more than expected in June. The 10-year note’s yield rose to its highest in four weeks....
2019-07-12 02:15

Asia Pacific shares set to trade mixed as investors await Chinese inflation data China's inflation rate for the month of July is set to be released around 9:30 a.m. HK/SIN on Friday. Investors will be looking out for the impact of pork prices, which have been persistently high as a result of an outbreak African swine fever....
2019-08-09 02:45

MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt extends gains on inflation data, Gulf dips on recession fears Egyptian blue-chip stocks rose to their highest in nearly three and a half months, extending the previous session's gains, after Egypt reported better-than-expected inflation data for the month of July. Most Gulf markets traded on Wednesday afte...
2019-08-14 16:15

Inflation Bonds Rally Without Inflation, Signaling Fed Bets Demand is surging for U.S. government bonds that have returns adjusted for the rate of inflation, even as investors have grown increasingly skeptical about the potential for prices to rise....
2019-06-27 21:01

UBS sees U.S. rate cut if economic data deteriorate UBS economists said on Tuesday the Federal Reserve would consider lower U.S. interest rates if economic data deteriorate to levels that raise concerns among policy-makers about a recession....
2019-06-04 22:15

Trump likely to win his interest-rate cut after dour jobs data If there's an upside for the White House in May's lackluster employment growth, it's this: the Federal Reserve is far more likely to grant the interest-rate cut President Trump has been advocating for months....
2019-06-08 00:45

Form's Swim Goggles display heart rate data in the pool You might have thought Form already perfected the Swim Goggles, but the company is about to add another welcomed feature: heart rate tracking. Today, Form announced that it's teamed up with the fitness wearable company Polar to introduce the hea...
2019-09-03 07:00

Two Experimental Ebola Drugs Reduce Mortality Rate, According to Preliminary Data Two experimental Ebola drugs significantly improve a patient’s chance of surviving the virus, according to preliminary data from a medical trial, offering fresh hope for stopping an outbreak of the disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo....
2019-08-13 10:00

Fuzzy jobs data is a weak argument for interest rate cuts Everybody seems to agree that last Friday’s employment report was a loser. And because only 130,000 new jobs were created in August, nobody would disagree that the Federal Reserve will likely cut interest rates next week to please President Trump and...
2019-09-10 06:00

Wall St. gains as weak private jobs data raises rate cut bets U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday as expectations of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve were lifted following the weakest pace of private sector jobs growth in more than nine years in May....
2019-06-05 18:15

Stocks target best week since April on rate-cut hopes; U.S. jobs data awaits European shares climbed on Friday as hopes that central banks would loosen policy offset trade friction and the threat of global recession, putting them on track for their best week in two months....
2019-06-07 15:30

Global stocks jump, yields and dollar fall, as U.S. data fans rate cut talk Major world stock indexes jumped and U.S. Treasury yields tumbled on Friday after a slowdown in job growth fueled hopes of a U.S. interest rate cut, while hints of progress in Washington's trade fights added to equity market optimism....
2019-06-08 01:01

Stocks rally, U.S. bond yields fall as jobs data fuels rate cut talk Major world stock indexes rose and U.S. Treasury yields tumbled on Friday after a slowdown in U.S. job growth fueled hopes of a U.S. interest rate cut, while news the United States would give China more time to avoid a tariff hike added to market opt...
2019-06-07 17:30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall on weak data as focus shifts to rate cuts Asian shares fell on Tuesday as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed concerns about global growth, supporting safe-haven assets such as bonds....
2019-06-04 10:30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks jump, yields and dollar fall, as U.S. data fans rate cut talk Major world stock indexes jumped and U.S. Treasury yields tumbled on Friday after a slowdown in job growth fueled hopes of a U.S. interest rate cut, while hints of progress in Washington's trade fights added to equity market optimism....
2019-06-07 23:30

U.S. stocks trade lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against rate cut hopes The Federal Reserve Board will meet at the end of July to decide what will happen to interest rates in light of the nation’s longest economic expansion on record, now in its 10th year....
2019-07-05 21:45

U.S. stocks close lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against interest rate cuts U.S. markets came off all-time highs on Friday as investors interpreted strong employment data as an argument against their much hoped-for interest rate cuts. All three indices closed Friday in the re......
2019-07-06 04:15

Brazil currency, interest rate futures drop on Copom rate-cut decision Brazil's currency and interest rate futures opened lower on Thursday, a day after the central bank kicked off an easing cycle with a sharper rate cut than most economists expected, while stocks rallied on the outlook for more stimulus ahead....
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2019-05-24 16:45

Australian central bank cuts benchmark rate by 0.25% to a new record low of 1.25% in 1st rate change in almost 3 years. MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian central bank cuts benchmark rate by 0.25% to a new record low of 1.25% in 1st rate change in almost 3 years. The post Australian central bank cuts benchmark rate by 0.25% to a new record low of 1.25% in 1st rate...
2019-06-04 07:15

RBA interest rate decision: Reserve Bank keeps Australian cash rate on hold – business live Sales fell 0.1% in July, pointing to weaker GDP numbers tomorrow. Follow here for all the developments after Australian interest rates kept on hold 6.18am BST The RBA has some supporters.Brendan Rynne, KPMG chief economist, says the decision was the ...
2019-09-03 07:30

Canada Jobless Rate Increase Fuels Rate Cut Talk Canada’s unemployment rate rose in July as the economy unexpectedly shed jobs for a second straight month, fueling speculation over a possible Bank of Canada rate cut later this year....
2019-08-09 18:30

JPMorgan lowers benchmark interest rate following Fed rate cut JPMorgan Chase & Co , the largest U.S. bank by assets, lowered its prime rate for the first time in more than a decade on Wednesday, following a rate cut from the Federal Reserve....
2019-07-31 22:15

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2019-07-04 10:30

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2019-06-22 15:30

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2019-06-08 04:15

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2019-07-10 00:30

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2019-06-12 00:15

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2019-05-31 23:30

Strong U.S. Dollar Prompts Speculation of Trump Intervention The Trump administration has considered whether to use currency intervention as a weapon in its trade war, which has raised a host of questions among investors and traders, including whether such an effort would work....
2019-09-16 04:30

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2019-06-30 08:45

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2019-08-01 02:15

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2019-06-28 18:15

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2019-09-02 17:00

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2019-09-02 17:30

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2019-07-14 10:15

Motor racing: Ferrari dismiss speculation about aerodynamic boost Ferrari have poured cold water on speculation they have discovered an aerodynamic mapping error that has cost them precious lap time in the battle with Formula One champions Mercedes....
2019-06-22 15:45

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2019-06-13 05:00

Dolphins safety Reshad Jones says he can't control trade speculation Trade rumors swirled around Miami Dolphins safety Reshad Jones after he didn't show up for OTAs, but the two-time Pro Bowl selection says he can only "control what I can control."...
2019-06-05 02:15

Aston Martin slumps after loss as takeover speculation mounts The results are a blow for the automaker as it struggles to convince investors that it can transform from niche player to successful listed company, and deliver on a promise to take on Ferrari....
2019-07-31 18:45

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2019-09-10 01:00

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2019-06-21 00:30

Matteo Salvini embarks on 'beach tour' amid election speculation Far-right leader takes unusual step in effort to drum up support in south of countryMatteo Salvini is taking his perennial campaign to Italy’s beaches as the far-right leader seeks to whip up more support before widely-anticipated new elections.The I...
2019-08-07 13:45

A Wizards offer to Raptors President Masai Ujiri is unlikely, despite wide speculation Ujiri built the Raptors team that won the franchise's first NBA title on Thursday. But contrary to various media reports, the Wizards are not preparing to steal him away from Toronto....
2019-06-15 02:15

Fevered speculation over John Bolton's replacement as national security adviser A crop of potential candidates for national security adviser is emerging in the wake of the abrupt dismissal of John Bolton from the White House on Tuesday....
2019-09-11 04:00

Rare earth firms' stocks soar on U.S.-China trade war speculation Shares in rare earth-related companies soared on Tuesday, led by jumps in Chinese producers a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a rare earth firm in southern China, sparking speculation the sector could be the next front in the Sino-U.S....
2019-05-22 05:15

Trump’s hairstyle at church service prompts speculation on social media Speculation abounded Sunday after President Trump was photographed with what appeared to be a new hairstyle during a surprise visit Sunday to a Virginia church. ...
2019-06-03 12:45

Jim Jarmusch's Soft Spot for Zombies Jim Jarmusch, who unleashes zombies on a small town in his new black comedy ‘The Dead Don’t Die,’ talks about vampires, America and the importance of locations in his movies....
2019-06-04 05:45

How bacteria could improve soft robots E. coli is bad when it contaminates your food, but it can actually be good for robots. Scientists say synthetic bacteria could eventually repair a robot, generate energy, or detect chemicals in the environment....
2019-06-27 22:45

McCabe team pressures DOJ to show cards amid grand jury speculation A lawyer for Andrew McCabe, the former FBI official facing the possibility of federal charges, is making a fresh attempt to pressure prosecutors to drop the case against him – citing supposed "rumors" that a grand jury has already declined to indict ...
2019-09-13 23:00

Alka Lamba Meets Sonia Gandhi, Fuels Speculation Of Joining Congress Alka Lamba had started her political career with the Congress, and had served the party in various capacities for around 20 years before joining the AAP....
2019-09-03 16:00

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2019-07-24 22:45

Christian Eriksen 'happy' at Spurs despite transfer speculation, insists Pochettino – video Christian Eriksen is settled at Tottenham Hotspur despite failing to secure a move out of the club in the summer transfer window, manager Mauricio Pochettino has said. Eriksen is in the final year of his contract and had reportedly set his sights on ...
2019-09-12 21:45

Hyundai and FCA up, big rivals down in another soft sales month June U.S. sales at Hyundai and Fiat Chrysler rose, while GM, Toyota, Honda and Nissan fell as the industry appeared headed to its sixth straight monthly decline....
2019-07-03 01:00

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2019-06-05 10:30

Why robots will soon be picking soft fruits and salad It takes a certain nimbleness to pick a strawberry or a salad. While crops like wheat and potatoes have been harvested mechanically for decades, many fruits and vegetables have proved resistant to automation. They are too easily bruised, or too hard ...
2019-09-07 01:45

Lawyers for missing Connecticut mom's husband calls report of her blood-stained shirt 'speculation' Attorneys for Fotis Dulos are calling reports that investigators found a blood-stained T-shirt and bra that may be what his client's estranged missing wife, Jennifer Dulos, was wearing on the day she disappeared "sounds like desperate speculation." ...
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These robo-shorts are the precursor to a true soft exoskeleton When someone says “robotic exoskeleton,” the power loaders from Aliens are what come to mind for most people (or at least me), but the real things will be much different: softer, smarter and used for much more ordinary tasks. The latest s...
2019-08-16 14:45

Apple TV+ subscription service soft-launches November 1 for $4.99/mo When Apple TV+ lands on November 1, it will not include all of these original series. Which ones will be ready by then? We don't know. [credit: Apple ] ...
2019-09-10 23:00

Simpler, air-powered soft robots could help with space exploration Soft robots promise a kinder, gentler approach to automation, but they're frequently hamstrung by complexity, costs and the need for wires. Thankfully, Harvard researchers have found a way to simplify matters. They've developed a softrobo...
2019-06-02 17:15

Chandrayaan-2: Soft Landing of Vikram Planned for September 7 Chandrayaan-2 was launched on July 22, and has undergone several orbital manoeuvres. ISRO Chairman K Sivan made the announcement on Thursday at an event in Chennai....
2019-08-23 15:45

Government telecoms review to soft-pedal on Huawei Omission of Chinese firm’s role in building 5G networks will reopen divisions among ministersA long-awaited government review will fudge taking a critical decision on controversial Chinese technology company Huawei being allowed to build 5G networks ...
2019-07-21 08:30

Soft U.S. factory activity darkens economic outlook U.S. manufacturing activity barely grew in early June and the service sector cooled, signs that President Donald Trump's trade war with China could be weighing on the economy....
2019-06-21 19:45

'Soft ghosting' is the latest terrible breakup term As if modern dating wasn’t already tricky enough, a confusing new breakup trend is said to be rocking romantics — and their cellphones — in all the wrong ways....
2019-09-13 21:30

Man Utd target Jadon Sancho unfazed by transfer speculation but open to Premier League, La Liga moves Manchester United target Jadon Sancho insists he is focused on his responsibilities for England and Borussia Dortmund despite speculation over his future his summer....
2019-09-02 22:30

Death rate for black infants more than double rate for white infants A National Vital Statistics report published Thursday shows declines in infant death rates since 1995 continue, but the rate of decline has slowed in recent years -- and in some areas it has gone up....
2019-08-01 10:15

Saudi Prince Abdulaziz: oil hawk with soft diplomacy touch OPEC is notorious for arguing over production policies - but Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman has effectively managed to deliver his first output cut just four days after becoming the new Saudi energy minister....
2019-09-12 20:45

U.S. manufacturing mired in soft patch as orders, shipments fall New orders for U.S.-made goods fell in April and shipments dropped by the most in two years, indicating continuing weakness in manufacturing activity that could hurt the broader economy....
2019-06-04 20:15

Weird new type of magnetic liquid could be used to control soft robots A strange liquid magnet full of iron nanoparticles can change its shape in a magnetic field, and it may eventually be used to make wireless, moving soft robots...
2019-07-19 11:45

Pakistan Cabinet Approves Flat Tax On Cigarettes, Soft Drinks Pakistan's cabinet has approved a flat tax on all cigarette packets and soft drinks to try to plug a gaping budget deficit and discourage tobacco consumption, a document seen by Reuters said....
2019-06-11 04:30

Social media threat placed TUSD school on soft lockdown TUCSON – A social media threat placed Alice Vail Middle School on a soft lockdown Tuesday afternoon. Tucson Police Department responded to the middle school located at 5350 E. 16th St. near Craycroft Road and put the school on a brief lockdown....
2019-05-22 07:15

The Soft Bulletin still stands as The Flaming Lips’ trippy masterpiece Starting with Hear It Is in 1986, Oklahoma City outfit The Flaming Lips had a pretty routine schedule in their earliest years. Every 18 months or so, they’d put out a psychedelic, guitar-infused garage-rock record, with a few almost-single-worthy hit...
2019-08-12 00:30

Cramer says he has a soft spot for Elizabeth Warren because she thinks about how to help people Those remarks add another layer to this week's back-and-forth between the senator and the "Mad Money" host, who on Tuesday reported Wall Street executives tell him that her 2020 bid has "got to be stopped."...
2019-09-12 22:15

A Robot With Noodle-like Fingers Helps Handle Soft Jellyfish Metal claws and suction samplers can be rough on delicate deep sea creatures. So scientists have designed a gentle robot to scoop up the organisms they want to study....
2019-08-30 22:15

DataStax soft launches Constellation for managing cloud deployments Like two performers working in tandem, DataStax’s global head of engineering Chelsea Navo wowed the audience as she spun up three data centers across the world before deliberately knocking one offline live on stage during the opening keynote.&...
2019-05-29 12:45

Patriotism and soft power: how Egypt sought to gain from Afcon The tournament has been a clear opportunity for Egypt but there is a feeling the past month is best swept under the carpetWhen the curtain falls on Egypt’s Africa Cup of Nations on Friday night, the overwhelming sense among many local residents will ...
2019-07-19 13:15

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2019-08-30 15:45

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino hints transfer speculation affected players after shock defeat by Newcastle Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admitted the distraction of the European transfer window may have unsettled his players after a 1-0 defeat against Newcastle....
2019-08-25 23:00

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2019-09-02 14:15

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2019-09-02 17:30

Chevrolet Spark The 2019 minicar will arrive in dealerships in late summer with a freshened exterior and additional active safety technology, including optional low-speed automatic braking. A redesign of the car into a crossover is expected as early as 2021....
2019-07-17 03:45

The Pop and Spark of ‘Too Darn Hot’ This number “represents pure dance,” said the “Kiss Me, Kate” choreographer Warren Carlyle, who lets it take as long as it takes (more than 10 minutes)....
2019-05-30 08:30

Just 2 glasses of soft drinks daily tied to higher death risk A study of nearly 452,000 people ties higher soft drinks consumption — including of those artificially and sugar sweetened — to raised risk of early death....
2019-09-06 03:15

ISRO Details Tonight's Soft Landing of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander Chandryaan-2's Vikram lander will land on the Moon tonight. ISRO has revealed that the soft landing of Vikram, Chandrayaan-2's Moon lander, will be carried out by at least eight onboard equipment in a......
2019-09-06 12:15

Soft robotics breakthrough manages immune response for implanted devices Researchers from the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) at MIT; the National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway); and AMBER, the SFI Research Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research, recently announced a sign...
2019-09-05 06:15

Samantha Power: Iran deal backers went soft on human rights Supporters of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal wanted to ease pressure on the rogue regime in other areas as soon as the agreement was finalized, according to a former top U.S. diplomat....
2019-09-14 09:00

A soft penalty and questionable selection: the US got lucky against Spain | Hope Solo Questions remain over the US defense and goalkeeping. When they face France in the quarter-final they may need to rely on their talented attackThe United States got lucky against Spain. They didn’t score from open play and their second penalty was ve...
2019-06-27 21:00

Madhya Pradesh Denies "Soft Hindutva" Touch In Please-All State Budget In its maiden budget for 2019-2020, the Kamal Nath government did not impose any fresh tax burden on the people but instead took steps to fulfil promises charted in the party manifesto for last year's......
2019-07-10 22:15

Of 38 Bids To Soft-Land On Moon, About Half Have Succeeded: Foreign Media India's first attempt to land on the moon went awry early Saturday when the space agency lost contact with the lander as it neared the lunar site, minutes before touchdown was expected....
2019-09-07 02:45

Indian Cooking Hacks: How To Make Vada At Home That Is Spongy And Soft What makes dahi vada a perfect dish is the sponginess of vada. Only if the vada is soft, fluffy and squidgy, the chaat of dahi vada will be as delicious as it should be....
2019-06-22 20:45

4 Your Health: Soft drinks linked to increased risk of early death (NBC)- Lifestyle plays a bigger role than family history when it comes to heart disease risk. Scientists studied over 1,000 middle aged adults with coronary artery disease. While there was a genetic impact nearly three-quarters had multiple lifestyle...
2019-09-04 02:15

Soft drinks - sugared or low-calorie - may raise the risk of early death (Reuters Health) - Consumption of soft drinks, whether they're sweetened with sugar or artificial sweeteners, may raise the risk of premature death, new research suggests....
2019-09-03 23:15

Drinking 2 Or More Soft Drinks A Day Increases Risk Of Early Death: Study Hold up, diet soda drinkers. Regular consumption of soft drinks - both sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened - was associated with a greater risk of all causes of death, according to new research......
2019-09-05 14:15

How a gut infection might spark Parkinson's Scientists are still unpicking the processes involved in Parkinson's. A new study ties together bacterial infection, mitochondria, and the immune system....
2019-07-19 21:45

Has Tinder lost its spark? Dating apps are a huge success – but people are looking elsewhere for the perfect matchOn paper, it’s a great time to be on a dating app. In the seven years since Tinder’s entrance on to the dating scene in 2012, it has gone from fringe novelty to ro...
2019-08-11 21:00

Watch: Make Super-Soft Atta (Wheat Dough) In Just One Minute With This Genius Tip There are times when the dough can go miserably wrong. But what if we tell you there is a way that could help you knead a super-soft dough in just a minute?!...
2019-09-13 15:00

Dwight Howard strangely misunderstood Kobe Bryant’s ‘soft’ diss for years Dwight Howard’s relationship with Kobe Bryant wasn’t great when they played together, and it got worse afterward. When Howard came back to the Staples Center with the Rockets in 2014, the two got into a scuffle, in which Bryant called his...
2019-07-18 22:15

Indian Cooking Hacks: Tips To Get Soft, Fluffy Idlis Every Single Time! Indian cooking hacks: The process of making idli is more nuanced that one would imagine. Here are some tips to get soft, fluffy idlis every single time!...
2019-06-17 14:15

Drug-resistant salmonella linked to soft cheese, beef sickens hundreds: CDC A multidrug-resistant strain of salmonella that has sickened hundreds has been linked to Mexican-style soft cheese and beef, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a warning this week. ...
2019-08-23 19:45

Rachel Roddy’s Sicilian soft almond biscuits – recipe | A Kitchen in Rome Soft and chewy, marzipan-flavoured almond biscuits – or paste di mandorla – are a seasonal summer treat in Sicilian bakeriesYou were right, those of you who suggested making soft almond biscuits with egg whites rather than the whole egg.I am stubborn...
2019-06-17 13:30

U.S. Steel to idle three blast furnaces, hurt by lower prices and soft demand United States Steel Corp on Tuesday said it would idle two blast furnaces in the United States and a third in Europe, as lower steel prices and softening demand led the steel producer to forecast current-quarter earnings below the Wall Street estimat...
2019-06-19 03:45

U.S. Open: Scott Piercy is clubhouse leader in soft conditions at Pebble Beach In conditions ripe for scoring, Piercy made birdies on holes 2, 4 and 5 before his eagle on the par-5 sixth.        ...
2019-06-13 21:30

ICE raids spark fear, protests Immigration advocates took to the streets in protest Friday ahead of mass deportation raids planned this weekend in ten major cities. President Trump says the thousands of families targeted have already been given deportation orders. Note: There is a...
2019-07-13 08:15

CHEAP: Fly high with $350 off this DJI Spark drone After watching Avengers: Endgame, I’d totally understand if you want to gain flying abilities.. Unfortunately, we can’t help you with a superpower injection, but we’ve got a super flying deal for you. You can get DJI Spark Sky Blue Quadcopter Drone f...
2019-05-27 18:45

Google Maps integrates more travel data, AR in an artful data mashup Yes, Google Maps is integrating augmented reality and hotel and flight reservations. But the big picture revolves around how Google can integrate data and its search into multiple venues....
2019-08-09 06:30

Cybersecurity vendor that protects firms from data breaches hit by data breach You know it’s a bad day for cybersecurity when a leading provider of internet firewall services that helps safeguard websites from malicious attacks suffers from a security breach of its own. Imperva, a popular California-based security vendor, discl...
2019-08-28 15:15

Getting your corporate data ready for prescriptive analytics: data quantity and quality in equal measures Good news: there's nothing special about getting your data ready for prescriptive analytics. Bad news: you need to do what's needed to get your data ready for any type of analytics - and that's hard work....
2019-06-21 22:15

Multi-cloud data catalogs the easy way, using metadata and machine learning by Waterline Data Data governance is drudgery, but in the post-GDPR world, it's beyond foundational. It's essential. Waterline Data wants to help do it the easy way, automating as much of it as possible....
2019-06-27 22:45

Microsoft’s Azure Data Share aims to make big data sharing easier and safer At Inspire 2019 in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced a new service -- Azure Data Share -- designed to make sharing big data "easier" and "safer."Read More...
2019-07-12 00:45

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson fuels general election speculation as he prepares for Downing Street statement after cabinet meeting Boris Johnson's inner circle has gathered for a crunch cabinet meeting this evening to consider their response to MPs attempting to wrangle control of the Commons....
2019-09-02 19:30

Soft drinks, including sugar-free, linked to increased risk of early death Drink more water, say experts as they argue study proves need for curbs on consumptionPeople who regularly consume soft drinks have a higher risk of an early death, researchers have found, with the trend seen for both sugared and artificially sweeten...
2019-09-04 05:15

Soft Roughing The Passer Call Helps Deprive World Of Elite Joe Flacco Moment On the Broncos’ final drive of the game, Joe Flacco finally looked like the elite quarterback that John Elway thought he was when the Denver GM signed the ex-Raven this offseason. After leading his team 50 yards down the field, Flacco faced a 4th-and...
2019-09-16 04:00

Tenants, son slam soft-serve king accused in multimillion-dollar ticket scam Accused ice-cream “cone” artist Dimitrios Tsirkos has a freezer full of problems. The soft-serve king, whose fleet of trucks got scooped up last week after he was charged with ducking $4.5 million in parking and traffic tickets, has angered a residen...
2019-06-09 06:15

Corn futures surge, bringing May gain to 20% as soft commodities rally on Midwest flooding Corn futures are surging, climbing to a near 3-year high, as heavy rain forecasts across major farming areas threaten to delay planting even further....
2019-05-29 16:45

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of ...
2019-08-19 16:30

Distracted Zverev seeks to rediscover spark On the court Alexander Zverev has proved adept at shouldering the expectation heaped on him since his early teens, but off it the job of handling the business side of his tennis career is proving a more onerous task....
2019-05-22 11:15

May clinging on as Tory MPs spark open warfare Theresa May is clinging on to her premiership after furious Conservative MPs granted her some light relief by deciding not to change party rules that could have forced an imminent departure from Downing Street....
2019-05-23 05:30

Nissan’s beefier new Leaf e+ has the spark of genius The city of Southampton sees an awful lot of ships. There are cruise ships, cargo ships and, frequently, ships carrying lots of cars as they get imported and exported to and from the UK. As a result, the air quality in Southampton is suffering from t...
2019-06-21 21:00

Veganism: Why food choice can spark rage Veganism is growing in popularity, but the movement faces resistance. Here, we ask why the decision to follow a plant-based diet makes some people angry....
2019-05-28 23:15

Roche's $4.3 bln Spark bid delayed again amid U.S., UK scrutiny Swiss drugmaker Roche's $4.3 billion takeover of U.S. gene therapy specialist Spark Therapeutics has been pushed back again, possibly beyond the first half, as regulators continue to scrutinize the deal for its effect on competition....
2019-06-10 09:30

The spark that ignited this Mets’ winning streak Three Sundays ago, the Mets got on a plane to head home from San Francisco having lost three of four to the Giants. What momentum came from the first two legs of that road trip — taking two of three at Miami before sweeping two at Minnesota — had bee...
2019-08-07 10:15

Amazon Shuts Down Its Instagram Competitor, Spark Amazon Spark, a shopping social network that could be thought to essentially be a competitor to Instagram, has shut down less than two years since after its launch in July 2017....
2019-06-15 18:45

Roche, Spark again extend $4.3 bln takeover offer Roche Holding and Spark Therapeutics announced on Tuesday another extension of the Swiss drugmaker's $4.3 billion takeover offer for the U.S. gene therapy specialist as regulatory reviews continue....
2019-09-03 08:30

Smart speakers could spark another game revolution With the financial clout of Amazon laser-focused on making a voice-activated future a reality, the prospects for the audio games sector sound promising.Read More...
2019-08-03 04:15

Tiger Woods still looking for spark after second round of the BMW Championship Tiger Woods has played two decent rounds this week at the BMW Championship. But he needs more than that to qualify for next week's Tour Championship.        ...
2019-08-17 00:45

Data breach reveals personal data of almost all of Ecuador Information including personal details such as names, addresses, national identity numbers and phone numbers has been compromised. The government has described the issue as a "major concern."...
2019-09-17 13:30

Capital One Data Breach Compromises Data of Over 100 Million A software engineer, facing federal charges in Seattle, was accused of gaining access to 140,000 Social Security numbers and 80,000 bank account numbers....
2019-08-01 09:15

Tech Data leaks 246GB of customer data IT giant Tech Data has plugged a data leak which exposed 264GB of customer data to the public after being informed of the leak by security researchers.Security researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar of vpnMentor first discovered that a log management s...
2019-06-07 23:30

Data scientist vs. data analyst: 3 main differences While there are many overlapping skills, the roles of data analyst and data scientist demand different requirements and earn different salaries, according to Indeed....
2019-08-09 05:15

Opinion: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver blew it with soft penalty for Warriors' minority owner The popular commissioner didn't come down hard enough on Mark Stevens, failing to protect the NBA's image and the players who are vulnerable.        ...
2019-06-07 05:00

Zion Williamson draws crowd for Summer League debut, but Pelicans prefer a soft launch The former Duke star is already an online phenomenon and a potential franchise player, but New Orleans is taking care to shield him from expectations....
2019-07-06 05:45

Man Utd target James Maddison 'ignoring' transfer speculation Leicester star James Maddison insists he is ignoring speculation linking him with a summer switch to Manchester United, but admits talk of a £60m move is a "compliment" to his development at the King Power Stadium....
2019-06-17 17:15

Investor: 'I don't buy the lack of inflation' in the US Bill Smead of Smead Capital Management says inflation data in the U.S. doesn't match what he has observed anecdotally. Fed Chair Jerome Powell described inflation as a "faint heartbeat," but Smead says rents are up dramatically....
2019-07-31 19:30

Inflation Picks Up Steam U.S. inflation rebounded in July on the back of strong consumer spending, the latest sign that price pressures are recovering from a slow start to the year....
2019-08-30 16:15

Inflation Picked Up in July U.S. consumer prices rose at a robust pace in July on the back of higher prices for energy and most other goods and services, a possible sign that inflation is finding its footing after a weak start to the year....
2019-08-13 19:45

Money-laundering scandals spark new risk retrenchment As Europe’s financial conduct authorities get tougher, banks will be even less likely to support trade between the EU and states that are small and poor....
2019-09-06 19:45

Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will spark season "German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans\u0027 enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spill over onto the pitch when they travel to Schalke 04 on Saturday."...
2019-08-22 11:45

Muncy's long blast, bat flip spark Bumgarner's ire Walker Buehler and two relievers combined on a five-hitter, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat ace Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants 1-0 on Sunday....
2019-06-10 05:30

Roche's $4.3 billion Spark bid delayed again amid U.S., UK scrutiny Swiss drugmaker Roche's $4.3 billion takeover of U.S. gene therapy specialist Spark Therapeutics has been pushed back again, possibly beyond the first half, as regulators continue to scrutinize the deal for its effect on competition....
2019-06-10 10:30

UPDATE 1-Roche's $4.3 bln Spark bid delayed again amid U.S., UK scrutiny Swiss drugmaker Roche's $4.3 billion takeover of U.S. gene therapy specialist Spark Therapeutics has been pushed back again, possibly beyond the first half, as regulators continue to scrutinize the deal for its effect on competition....
2019-06-10 14:30

Roche, Spark again extend $4.3 billion takeover offer Roche Holding and Spark Therapeutics announced on Tuesday another extension of the Swiss drugmaker's $4.3 billion takeover offer for the U.S. gene therapy specialist as regulatory reviews continue....
2019-09-03 12:00

Harper batting leadoff can't spark reeling Phillies The slumping Phillies batted Bryce Harper in the leadoff spot Thursday night against the Nationals, hoping to spark the offense, but Harper went 1-for in a 7-4 loss....
2019-06-21 09:15

UN warns ceasefire violations could spark war between Lebanon and Israel The Security Council urged all parties to ``exercise maximum calm and restraint and refrain from any action or rhetoric that could jeopardize the cessation of hostilities or destabilize the region.''...
2019-08-30 07:15

Impending immigration raids across US spark anxiety and protests Raids expected to target 2,000 migrants in nearly a dozen citiesVigils held from Los Angeles to BerlinImmigration raids conducted by the Trump administration are expected in major US cities on Sunday, a prospect that has sparked vigils, protests, con...
2019-07-14 11:45

‘Doors off’ NYC chopper flights for dogs spark outrage The helicopter-tour company involved in the East River crash that killed five sightseers has come up with a new gimmick to drum up business – letting passengers bring their dogs along for the ride. FlyNYON says it’s “teamed up”...
2019-09-08 23:30

Futures down after Saudi attacks spark rush for safety U.S. stock index futures slipped on Monday after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply, sparking concerns over global economic growth and heightening tensions in the Middle East....
2019-09-16 14:30

Toxic caterpillars spark health scare across Germany People suffer rashes and breathing difficulties as warm weather brings infestationMarauding caterpillars with toxic hairs have brought parts of Germany to a standstill, leading to closures of swimming pools, restaurants, public parks and sections of ...
2019-07-05 20:45

Drone Strikes Spark Fires at Saudi Oil Facilities Drone strikes caused fires at two facilities of Saudi Arabia’s state oil company, marking the latest in a series of attacks on the country’s petroleum assets in recent months....
2019-09-14 14:30

PG&E Knew for Years Its Lines Could Spark Wildfires, And Didn't Fix Them Documents obtained by The Wall Street Journal show that the utility has long been aware that parts of its 18,500-mile transmission system were dangerously outdated. That includes towers on the line that sparked last year’s deadly Camp Fire....
2019-07-10 16:45

Mike Moustakas belts two HRs on birthday to spark Brewers MIAMI — Mike Moustakas celebrated his 31st birthday in style. He homered twice, including a tiebreaking, two-run shot in the ninth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Miami Marlins 7-5 Wednesday night in their first game following star outfi...
2019-09-12 15:30

Apple may spark upgrade rush with new iPhones, tight pricing Apple Inc could sell as many as 200 million of its latest iPhones from existing users upgrading their older devices and much of that demand will come from China despite an ongoing trade war, several Wall Street analysts said on Monday....
2019-09-10 02:00

El Paso, Dayton shootings spark calls for stricter gun controls Back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio prompted calls for a renewed ban on assault weapons – as pressure mounted Sunday on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to schedule a vote on bipartisan legislation to expand background checks fo...
2019-08-05 00:00

U.S. stocks fall as trade concerns spark growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above key support levels, as worries that a lengthy U.S.-China trade war would crimp global growth pushed investors into the safety of government bonds....
2019-05-30 03:30

Trump Willing to Spark Constitutional Crisis to Get Citizenship on 2020 Census Weeks after the Supreme Court ruled the Trump administration cannot add its voter-suppressing citizenship question to the 2020 Census, President Donald Trump will reportedly take executive action to have his way, multiple outlets reported on Thursday...
2019-07-11 19:15

Oil prices steady after Trump trade tariffs spark plunge Oil prices rose around 1% on Friday, steadying after an overnight plunge following U.S. President Donald Trump's move to impose more tariffs on Chinese imports, intensifying a trade war that has hit global growth....
2019-08-02 05:15

Mysterious deaths of over 70 gray whales spark federal investigation Gene Johnson/AP About 70 whales have been found dead so far this year on the coasts of California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska, the most since 2000. This has alarmed experts. In an average year, about 35 whales wash up in the US. Scientists in the...
2019-06-01 21:30

Rising rates of marijuana use among pregnant women spark concern (Reuters Health) - Increasing numbers of pregnant women are using marijuana in the U.S. and that may result in issues for their babies, two new studies suggest....
2019-06-21 04:45

Champions League win could spark Tottenham trophy spree, says Mourinho • Mourinho says for Klopp to lose third final would be ‘really hard’• Former Chelsea manager expects Eden Hazard to leave clubJosé Mourinho believes Tottenham could go on a trophy spree if they win the Champions League final against Liverpool.“Spurs ...
2019-05-24 16:45

Record Amazon rainforest fires spark row between Brazil and France The Brazilian space agency, INPE, this week reported more than 75,000 fires across the Brazilian part of the world’s greatest rainforest, up 84 per cent on last year...
2019-08-23 23:45

Surprisingly wet asteroid dust could spark a rethink of Earth's water Samples of space dust from the Hayabusa mission to the asteroid Itokawa are far less dry than we expected, which may prompt a rethink of how Earth got its water...
2019-05-21 16:30

Roche, Spark push back takeover deadline in $4.3 bln deal Swiss drugmaker Roche has agreed to extend the takeover deadline in its $4.3 billion bid for U.S. gene therapy specialist Spark Therapeutics, adding it remains "fully committed" to the transaction and expects it to close this year....
2019-07-08 16:30

Forever 21’s ‘Fake News’ shorts spark Twitter debate Forever 21’s “Fake News” bike shorts have sparked mixed reviews on Twitter – with many praising and criticizing the brand’s move. The graphic shorts play on the controversial catchphrase, which gained steam over the last handful of years. Though the ...
2019-07-24 17:15

Distracted Zverev seeks to rediscover spark at Roland Garros "On the court Alexander Zverev has proved adept at shouldering the expectation heaped on him since his early teens, but off it the job of handling the business side of his tennis career is proving a more onerous task."...
2019-05-22 15:15

England win shows they have the spark and fight to go far at World Cup | Suzanne Wrack England stood up to their opponents’ attempts to frustrate them and displayed an ability to break down stubborn defencesIt was perhaps appropriate that this match in Le Havre became a battle ground. Blitzed by the allied armies in 1944, the port city...
2019-06-15 10:45

| Broad and Woakes spark Australia collapse in first Ashes Test Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes tore through Australia's batting line-up on the opening day of the first Ashes Test leaving the visitors struggling at tea....
2019-08-02 01:30

| High-security Ebola burials spark dismay, anger in DRC People in Ebola-hit eastern DRC are struggling to come to terms with high-security burials that are part of a hard-pressed strategy to roll back the disease....
2019-05-22 10:30

| Human sacrifice bridge rumours spark Bangladesh lynchings Eight people have been killed in vigilante lynchings in Bangladesh sparked by rumours on social media of children being kidnapped and sacrificed as offerings for the construction of a mega-bridge, police said....
2019-07-24 23:00

Goldschmidt, Ozuna spark rally, Cardinals beat Pirates 6-2 Paul Goldschmidt's single snapped a tie, Marcell Ozuna's home run provided some insurance runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 on Friday night       ...
2019-08-10 07:30

Undocumented immigrants try to rush into US in ‘waves,’ spark showdown with CBP agents One of the biggest ports of entry along the US-Mexico border had to be shut down on Friday after a group of undocumented immigrants — nearly 50 of them — attempted to rush into the United States in “waves,” according to federa...
2019-07-20 09:45

Space Rockets Spark Property Boom on Florida Coast Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are racing to send people into outer space and eventually to the moon and Mars. They are already improving the fortunes of a coastal Florida city that is home to their budding space ambitions....
2019-05-22 07:45

The Problem With Inflation: It Often Doesn't Exist For more than a decade, the world’s central banks have scrambled to bring inflation up to their targets—usually 2%. The problem is that inflation is often a meaningless concept....
2019-08-04 19:15

Fed may cut rates if inflation keeps disappointing: Bullard Further weakness in inflation could prompt the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, even if economic growth maintains its momentum, James Bullard, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, said on Wednesday....
2019-05-22 07:15

RBI Revises Consumer Inflation Forecast In its first bi-monthly policy for FY20 in April, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had forecast the retail inflation to be hovering in the range of 2.9-3 per cent for six months till September....
2019-06-06 22:15

The Economy Is Strong and Inflation Is Low. That’s What Worries the Fed. The Fed’s struggle to coax inflation to its 2 percent target signals the faltering of a foundational economic relationship. That could create a problem in the next recession....
2019-05-21 15:15

Powell: unemployment, inflation relationship gone Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday before the Senate Banking Committee that very low unemployment rates no longer necessarily push up inflation. (July 11)       ...
2019-07-11 21:45

Fed Re-Examines Its Own Ability to Control Inflation: What Next? Why does the Fed keep missing its inflation "target"? Here's a clue: $10 Trillion in debt outstanding. See what this looks like, in Chart of the Day....
2019-05-21 16:30

Wholesale Inflation Eases To 2.02% in June Build up inflation rate in the financial year so far was 1.33 per cent compared to a buildup rate of 2.41 per cent in the corresponding period of the previous year....
2019-07-15 10:15

Aaron Carter and YouTuber Trisha Paytas Spark Romance Rumors New couple alert?! That's what some pop culture fans are asking this Labor Day weekend after Aaron Carter was spotted hanging out with YouTuber Trisha Paytas. The speculation......
2019-09-03 07:00

Pro-LGBT Coca-Cola adverts spark boycott calls in Hungary Campaign linked to Sziget festival criticised by senior member of ruling Fidesz partyAdvertisements by Coca-Cola relating to a popular music festival in Hungary that promote gay acceptance have prompted a boycott call from a senior member of the cons...
2019-08-05 18:45

UPDATE 1-Roche, Spark push back takeover deadline in $4.3 bln deal Roche and Spark Therapeutics agreed to extend the deadline for the Swiss drugmaker's $4.3 billion takeover bid for the U.S. gene therapy specialist, Roche said, adding it remains "fully committed" to a deal it sees closing this year....
2019-07-08 16:30

Mercedes traces Stroll's Canada F1 engine failure to spark plug Mercedes has revealed that Lance Stroll's spectacular Formula 1 engine blow-up in Montreal practice was the result of a spark plug failure, and taken steps to prevent a repeat...
2019-06-18 17:45

Trump's Fourth of July plans spark alarm over politicizing the holiday President will reportedly take starring role in the celebration by delivering an address from the Lincoln MemorialFollow the latest in US politics – liveDonald Trump’s plans to speak at a Fourth of July celebration in Washington has set off alarm bel...
2019-06-14 04:45

Women's World Cup: Dzsenifer Marozsan's return gives Germany extra spark As Germany prepare to play for a spot in a World Cup semifinal, their playmaker makes a timely return. The bigger question though, is whether this Germany team can go all the way and win it....
2019-06-28 20:45

Secret review into soaring NSW land clearing set to spark cabinet tensions Exclusive: independent review will add to disagreements between Liberals and Nationals over environmental issues A highly secret government-commissioned review into skyrocketing rates of clearing of native vegetation for farming in New South Wales ha...
2019-09-13 11:45

Amazon closes down its shopping-focused Instagram rival Spark (updated) Amazon Spark, the e-commerce giant's social network, has seemingly shut down after only a couple of years. If you don't even know what it is, we don't blame you. You can think of it as Amazon's version of Instagram, except it focu...
2019-06-17 00:15

Discrepancies In Election Results Delay Certification, Spark Finger-Pointing FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — The State Board of Elections has not yet certified the results of the last election because the totals may still not be accurate. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes told the State Board of Elections Tuesday tha...
2019-06-05 00:45

Tropical Storm Barry Helps Spark Fuel-Price Rebound The U.S. crude oil benchmark rose 0.2% in Friday trading, while Brent crude oil advanced 0.6% as traders focused on the impact of Tropical Storm Barry on Louisiana refineries....
2019-07-12 17:15

Gaza 'balloon bombs' spark 19 fires in southern Israel: report “Balloon bombs” launched from the Gaza Strip reportedly started 19 fires in southern Israel on Wednesday, the day after Israel announced it would halt fuel shipments to Gaza....
2019-06-28 00:15

Sleater-Kinney Asked St. Vincent for a Creative Spark. The Trio Blew Up. After two and a half decades, the acclaimed band ventures into a different sound on its ninth album, “The Center Won’t Hold” — and moves onward without its longtime drummer....
2019-07-31 19:30

Loan investors hopeful flurry of buyouts could spark volume pick-up NEW YORK, May 30 (LPC) - Loan investors are hopeful that a recent flurry of buyouts could help stoke the pipeline of leveraged loans for the first half of the year as volumes reach historic lows....
2019-05-30 23:01

Amazon fires spark European rift at G7 over Mercosur trade deal French president and G7 summit host Emmanuel Macron's threat to ditch a trade deal over the fires in Brazil met immediate resistance from fellow EU member states, including Germany and the UK....
2019-08-25 06:00

Inflation Showed Signs of Life in April U.S. inflation picked up in April after a very weak start to the year, a development that could help to ease Federal Reserve officials’ recent concerns about tepid price pressures....
2019-05-31 17:30

U.S. inflation much softer in first quarter; puts spotlight on Fed U.S. inflation was much weaker than initially thought in the first quarter amid a sharp slowdown in domestic demand, which could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's view that the benign price pressures were largely because of temporary factors....
2019-05-30 19:30

Underlying U.S. producer inflation boosted by services Underlying U.S. producer prices increased solidly for a second straight month in May, boosted by a surge in the cost of hotel accommodation and gains in portfolio management service fees....
2019-06-11 20:15

Thanks to our trillion dollar deficit, inflation will hit us hard The White House reported last week that the 2019 budget deficit will top $1 trillion. Remember when people used to care. Well, someday inflation will hit with a vengeance and they will care again. As I’ve said many times before, you might as well apo...
2019-07-25 06:15

Consumer Inflation At 10-Month High Of 3.21% In August Thursday's data also meant consumer inflation came in below the Reserve Bank of India's medium-term target of 4 per cent for the thirteenth month in a row....
2019-09-13 12:45

U.S. Inflation Continues Recovery but Remains Below Fed Target Inflation continued to recover in May from a sharp slowdown earlier this year, a trend that could ease the Federal Reserve’s worries about weak price pressures while potentially tempering investors’ hopes for an interest-rate cut next month....
2019-06-28 21:15

Brazil sets 2022 inflation target at 3.5% Brazil's top economic policy body on Thursday set its inflation target for 2022 at 3.5%, with a tolerance margin of 1.5 percentage points on either side....
2019-06-28 02:45

Fed Minutes to Shed Light on Inflation Outlook The Federal Reserve’s minutes from its May meeting will offer new clues on how officials assessed an unexpected downtick in inflation and views toward lowering interest rates....
2019-05-22 13:01

Underlying U.S. producer inflation pushing higher U.S. producer prices increased solidly for a second straight month in May, boosted by a surge in the cost of hotel accommodation and gains in a range of other services, pointing to a steady pickup in underlying inflation pressures....
2019-06-11 16:30

Shares snap seven-day hot streak; U.S. inflation next hurdle World share markets snapped a seven-day winning streak on Wednesday as the White House took a tough line on trade talks with China, while an impending reading on U.S. inflation was set to refine the odds of an early cut in interest rates there....
2019-06-12 15:30

Venezuela introduces new banknotes as inflation soars CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is planning to introduce banknotes with larger denominations to cope with hyperinflation which shows no signs of slowing. The central bank says the new bolivar bills of 10,000, 20,000 and 50,000 will gradually star...
2019-06-12 22:15

Wholesale Inflation Eases To 25-Month Low Of 1.08% In July The wholesale inflation data comes a day after separate official data showed consumer inflation (gauged by the Consumer Price Index) eased to 3.15 per cent last month, from 3.18 per cent in June....
2019-08-14 21:45

Consumer Inflation Picks Up To 3.05% In May, Highest In 7 Months The latest set of inflation data comes days after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) reduced the repo rate - the key interest rate at which it lends short-term funds to commercial banks - to a nine-year......
2019-06-12 16:00

Wholesale Inflation Remains Unchanged At 1.08% In August In the previous month, wholesale inflation - determined by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) - had eased to a 25-month low of 1.08 per cent. Wholesale inflation is the rate of increase in wholesale......
2019-09-16 10:00

College costs rising faster than inflation College costs are about to get even higher. The Higher Education Price Index is forecasting inflation for U.S. colleges and universities to increase by 2.6% for this fiscal year. The forecast takes into consideration the average relative price of goo...
2019-05-28 16:30

The 7 best deals you can get this Wednesday From Jabra Elite 85h wireless headphones to the Clear the Rack sale, there are tons of great deals happening online this Wednesday.       ...
2019-07-24 20:15

29 dead in less than 24 hours: Shootings in Texas and Ohio spark debate on guns and racism Americans barely had time to process the scale of the tragedy on the nation's southwestern border when violence struck another community, more than a thousand miles away from El Paso in the Midwest....
2019-08-05 04:15

Fiat hoped to spark America's small-car revival. Instead, it lost out to SUVs Brought back to the U.S. in 2009, the Fiat brand has stumbled badly with its small-car lineup as Americans stick with SUVs.        ...
2019-05-23 12:30

NYPD seeks man with shopping cart after 3 devices found in Manhattan spark scare Authorities are looking to question a tall, thin white man seen pushing a shopping cart near the Fulton Street subway station, where two rice cookers were found Friday morning....
2019-08-16 18:45

Nick Viall and Rachel Bilson Spark Romance Rumors After Getting Flirty on Instagram It looks like Nick Viall's journey to find love isn't over yet. The Bachelor alum has sparked romance rumors with Rachel Bilson. While neither star has commented on a......
2019-09-17 09:30

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness and Antoni Porowski Spark Relationship Rumors With a Kiss Queer Eye fans are freaking out over Antoni Porowski's latest Instagram pic. Antoni brought all 4th of July festivities to a screeching halt when he shared a picture of him and......
2019-07-05 00:45

Manure pile spontaneously combusts to spark 13,000-acre wildfire, Spanish authorities say Authorities say a heap of fertilizer led to a massive wildfire blaze that threatens nearly 50,000 acres and forced 53 people to evacuate in Catalonia.        ...
2019-06-28 11:00

Claims YouTube Illegally Tracked Kids Reportedly Spark Federal Investigation YouTube’s perpetual failure to ensure its product doesn’t exploit children has prompted an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission into the company.Read more......
2019-06-20 07:45

Trump's tariffs jolt global stocks, spark rush to safer assets Global stocks took a beating on Friday, with investors piling into safe-haven assets but oil prices recouped some losses after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% tariff on the remaining $300 billion of Chinese imports starting Sept....
2019-08-02 09:01

Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney Spark Marriage Rumors After Courthouse Sighting Could Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney be the latest celeb couple to secretly get married? The rumor mill is working at full power after the American Hustle star and her art dealer......
2019-09-17 09:30

Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson Spark Engagement Rumors: Relive Their Romance Are Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson engaged? Social media sure thinks so! The beloved British model and the Pretty Little Liars alum, who worked together on the 2019 movie Her Smell,......
2019-07-10 23:30

The Bond Market Is Wrong. Inflation Will Return, Someday. To believe inflation will stay very low for a very long time requires believing both that central banks are running on empty and that governments won’t offer fiscal help to counter a downturn. The first has a kernel of truth, but central bankers are ...
2019-08-25 17:00

Consumer Inflation Likely Rose In June, But Below RBI Target: Poll Another reading below the inflation target will likely support the RBI's decision last month to cut interest rates to boost economic growth that slowed to more than a four-year low in the......
2019-07-09 12:15

Iran slashes four zeroes from rial currency over inflation Iran is planning to remove four zeroes from its national currency, the rial, as the country struggles with soaring inflation. The oil-rich nation's economy has been hit hard by unilateral sanctions imposed by the US....
2019-07-31 19:30

If Hollywood adjusted its highest-grossing films for inflation, this would be the top 10 There's a reason the film industry doesn't measure the success of modern movies against those of the past — movie ticket inflation isn't an exact science....
2019-07-22 19:00

Fed officials face weak inflation, but split over what it means U.S. Federal Reserve officials were divided Friday over how seriously to treat a slide in inflation, with one top policymaker saying the Fed was "close" to its inflation target and three others warning the weak price increases posed major risks the F...
2019-06-21 19:45

Record Low Inflation Expectations Bolster U.S. Government Bonds Treasury prices are rising again Friday, with the 10-year yield briefly falling below 2.08% amid an inflation sentiment reading that touched a record low....
2019-06-14 19:30

Zimbabwe’s civil servants protest pay as inflation hits 176% Representatives of Zimbabwe’s government workers Tuesday protested against what they called “slave salaries” as inflation almost doubled to 176%, a decade high that highlights the country’s rapidly deteriorating economy...
2019-07-16 16:30

The Market's Inflation Expectations Aren't Making Sense Inflation expectations implied by the price of financial assets are a key guide for central bankers and investors alike. Seeing how they have behaved of late, their credibility should be questioned....
2019-06-14 19:30

Fed officials see past inflation misses as trouble for any new framework In discussing the best way to manage the U.S. central bank's 2 percent inflation goal, Federal Reserve officials are considering strategies that may see them tolerate much higher price increases in some years to offset the weaker ones....
2019-05-21 20:15

U.S. inflation picks up; slowing economy likely to curb rise U.S. consumer prices increased by the most in 15 months in April, which could support the Federal Reserve's contention that recent low inflation readings were transitory and allow the central bank to keep interest rates unchanged for a while....
2019-05-31 17:45

Inflation Bonds Lead Gains in U.S. Government Debt U.S. government bonds that offer investors protection against inflation rallied Monday, powered by concerns that a surge in oil prices would raise consumer prices after an attack on the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry....
2019-09-17 00:30

Inflation Expectations Ease in August, New York Fed Survey Says Amid signs overall inflation may be moving higher, inflation expectations headed the other way in August, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Survey of Consumer Expectations...
2019-09-10 05:30

Crest Nicholson profits down as build inflation bites Crest Nicholson has reported an 11% drop in pre-tax profits to £64.4m for the six months to April 30 as the housebuilder came faced stagnant prices and rising build costs....
2019-06-11 22:15

ECB back to easing again, but inflation still not in its grip: Reuters poll The European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate next week and announce a restart of its asset purchase program, but over 80% of economists polled by Reuters were skeptical about the bank's ability to influence inflation over the medium term....
2019-09-04 06:30

U.S. Producer Prices Up Slightly in May, Showing Little Inflation Pressure The producer-price index, a measure of the prices businesses receive for their goods and services, advanced a seasonally adjusted 0.1% in May from a month earlier, the Labor Department said....
2019-06-11 23:30

Hollywood's 10 top-grossing films ever, adjusted for inflation Is 'Avengers: Endgame' all that? These would be the 10 highest-grossing films if Hollywood recalculated the box office based on modern ticket prices.        ...
2019-07-23 09:15

Inflation remains weak in eurozone as ECB mulls stimulus FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Annual inflation in the 19 countries that use the euro remained stuck at 1.2% in June, well below their central bank’s goal despite years of stimulus policies. The official figure released Friday by the EU statistics a...
2019-06-28 11:45

Uptick in inflation may ease Fed's worries about slowing US growth Consumer prices for urban shoppers, an inflation benchmark that covers nearly 90% of the U.S. population, climbed more rapidly last month, a shift that may ease Federal Reserve concerns about a slowing economy....
2019-08-14 06:45

U.S. core inflation in June saw largest rise in 18 months Core inflation in the United States -- the change in the costs of most goods and services -- rose during the month of June by the largest amount in one and a half years, government figures showed Thursday....
2019-07-11 23:45

U.S. wage inflation moderate, Midwest manufacturing slumps U.S. labor costs rose at their slowest pace in 1-1/2 years in the second quarter, the latest sign of benign inflation that enabled the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednesday for the first time since 2008....
2019-07-31 22:15

Why the next Tory leader may not become PM on Wednesday The arrival of the 77th prime minister on Wednesday will mark the first time in history the officeholder has been selected by a party membership rather than MPs or the wider electorate - and rarely has this transfer of power been marked by such uncer...
2019-07-22 08:30

Wednesday's Best Deals: 288 Condoms and More An Aukey Gold Box, Jachs Summer closeout, MacBook Air laptops, and a Lodge cast iron skillet lead off Wednesday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-09-11 20:30

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Wednesday This Wednesday, you can snag huge savings on the best true wireless earbuds we've ever tested, plus save on portable cold brew coffee makers and more.       ...
2019-08-08 01:30

Iranians feeling sanction squeeze turn to Bitcoin, spark concern over 'mining' operations Iranians feeling the squeeze from U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's ailing economy are increasingly turning to such digital currencies as Bitcoin to make money, prompting alarm in and out of the country....
2019-07-18 16:15

Crystal Palace desperate for Selhurst Park spark as Roy Hodgson bemoans lack of firepower Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson was again left to bemoan his side's lack of firepower as their home woes continued in their League Cup penalty shoot-out defeat against Colchester....
2019-08-28 13:45

Lowe’s executive’s comments about ‘Hispanic pros with smaller hands’ spark employee outrage Video of the remarks from Joe McFarland, Lowe’s executive vice president of stores, was played at a weekly gathering of managers around the country. Employees are now complaining in forums online....
2019-08-28 06:15

Swapping Spark Plugs for Quick Plasma Pulses Could Potentially Improve Efficiency by 20 Percent I’m not sure if you realize this, but spark plugs are older than the American Civil War. Jean Joseph Étienne Lenoir first used electric spark plugs on his 1860 gas engine, and in the intervening 159 years since then, they really haven’t changed all t...
2019-06-27 21:15

GRAINS-Planting delays, rain forecast spark fresh rally in corn, soy, wheat U.S. corn futures surged 2.7 percent to their highest levels in nearly two years on Tuesday, supported by planting delays across key growing areas of the U.S. Midwest following heavy rains, traders said....
2019-05-28 19:15

WRAPUP 2-U.S. wage inflation moderate; Midwest manufacturing slumps U.S. labor costs rose at their slowest pace in 1-1/2 years in the second quarter, the latest indication of benign inflation that could allow the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednesday for the first time in a decade....
2019-07-31 19:00

Markets doubt Fed's ability to defend economy, spur inflation The U.S. Federal Reserve wanted to do two things when it cut rates for the first time in a decade last month: Support the economy and spark inflation expectations....
2019-08-23 05:00

U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for 1st time in 3 months -NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-08 18:45

U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for first time in three months: NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-09 03:45

Consumer Inflation Hits 10-Month High Of 3.21% In August: 10 Points Consumer inflation came in at 3.21 per cent in August, government data showed on Thursday. That marked the highest level recorded since October last year, when it had stood at 3.38 per cent. Consumer......
2019-09-13 12:45

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation weak The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
2019-06-13 16:45

U.S. Inflation Expectations Decline to Lowest Level Since Late 2017, N.Y. Fed Says Inflation expectations are continuing to fall, in what is likely to be a worrisome development for the Federal Reserve as it contemplates whether to lower its short-term rate target....
2019-06-11 13:30

U.S. consumer prices barely rise; underlying inflation muted U.S. consumer prices barely rose in May, pointing to moderate inflation that together with a slowing economy could increase pressure on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this year....
2019-06-12 15:30

Consumer Inflation Picks Up To 8-Month High Of 3.18% In June: 10 Points Consumer inflation picked up to 3.18 per cent in June, from 3.05 per cent in the previous month, government data showed on Friday. That marked the highest level of consumer inflation recorded since......
2019-07-12 17:30

UK inflation back above official target as energy costs rise Official figures show that inflation in Britain rose in April above the Bank of England’s target rate following an uptick in energy prices and airfares...
2019-05-22 11:30

U.S. producer prices rise marginally, suggest tame inflation U.S. producer prices rose slightly for the second straight month in June as an acceleration in the cost of services was offset by cheaper energy goods, resulting in the smallest annual increase in producer inflation in nearly 2-1/2 years....
2019-07-12 20:45

How Interest Rates, Inflation Impact Equity Select Sectors Tech stocks loathe volatility, higher short-term rates benefit financials but hurt real estate and utilities. See key factors that drive equity select sectors....
2019-06-11 20:30

Fed Could Mull Lower Rates if Inflation and Global Risks Worsen Richard Clarida, the Fed’s vice chairman, said persistently low inflation or worsening global conditions could cause officials to reconsider patience....
2019-05-30 23:30

WRAPUP 2-U.S. inflation perks ups; slowing economy may limit gains U.S. consumer prices increased by the most in 15 months in April, but a cooling in spending pointed to a slowdown in economic growth that could keep inflation pressures moderate....
2019-05-31 18:30

Pakistani PM Imran Khan draws ire over taxes, rising inflation Pakistan's prime minister is facing a backlash over his economic policies, with public discontent growing over increased taxes and rising inflation. On Saturday, a countrywide traders' strike paralyzed business....
2019-07-14 19:15

Fed describes labor market as strong, weak inflation as 'transitory' U.S. economic growth continued "at a solid pace" in the first half of the year though it likely weakened in recent months as higher tariffs depressed global trade and business investment weakened, the Federal Reserve said on Friday in its semi-annual...
2019-07-05 21:30

Wholesale Price Index Inflation Eases To Near 2 Year Low At 2.02% In June Wholesale price-based inflation declined for the second consecutive month to its 23-month low of 2.02 per cent in June, helped by decline in prices of vegetables as well as fuel and power items,......
2019-07-15 10:45

'CBOE Streaming Markets' is New Direct-Access Data Service From CBOE Holdings' Market Data Express CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Data Express, LLC, a subsidiary of CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE), has launched a new market data service known as "CBOE Streaming Markets" (CSM). The service provides three separate, direct datafeeds ...
2019-05-23 20:30

'Soft targets': Beleaguered Baltimore latest city to fall victim to cyberattack Baltimore, still adjusting to new leadership after its mayor's forced resignation, is the latest city to get hit by a cyberattack        ...
2019-05-24 14:15

Wednesday Forecast: 80s and plenty of sunshine TUCSON – Triple digit heat is right around the corner. Until then, Southern Arizona can enjoy the 80s. It will be a warmer afternoon than yesterday, but daytime highs will still be about 10 degrees below average. Today’s forecast high will reach a hi...
2019-05-29 16:15

What’s on TV Wednesday: A Democratic Debate and ‘Hamlet’ The first presidential debates of the Democratic primary race kicks off in Miami. And ahead of a new “Ophelia,” stream a great performance of “Hamlet.”...
2019-06-27 19:45

Wednesday Forecast: It’s drying out and “cooling” down TUCSON – High pressure shifted to the southwest, and this is importing dry air into our region. This is why we are going to have dry conditions the next few days. Today’s daytime high in Tucson will top out at 103 degrees under mostly sunny ski...
2019-07-03 15:15

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get this Wednesday Prime Day is right around the corner, but you don't have to wait until July 15 to save on all your favorite products.       ...
2019-07-03 19:15

Excessive heat Tuesday and Wednesday TUCSON – Temperatures remain above average this week with highs making a run for the record Tuesday and Wednesday. Our chance for storms increases the second half of the week, so at least there’s that! Today: Sunny and hot. High: 105° To...
2019-08-20 00:00

A black moon rises Wednesday: What is it and can we see it? There’s a black moon on the rise. On Wednesday night, North Americans will get a rare chance to see a “black moon,” which occurs only about every two and a half years, according to Space.com. To be clear, the moon won’t sudden...
2019-08-01 03:15

"Wednesday Morning, 8 AM" is the only #SaveAPBio argument you really need Adults lie to kids all the time, for as many reasons as you might care to name: manipulation, protection, convenience, and, sometimes, just because it’s easy, and kind of fun. The annals of educational film and TV are full of “great” teachers who ins...
2019-05-30 17:15

Everything that happened on Huawei’s Wednesday from hell Huawei is having a horrible week, and it’s only Wednesday. Last Thursday, the Trump Administration placed the Chinese technology conglomerate on an Entity List, preventing US companies from doing business with it. And now we’re seeing Europe-based co...
2019-05-22 22:15

UPDATE 1-U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for 1st time in 3 months -NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-08 18:45

Critics cry ‘grade inflation’ at NYC schools as students pass without meeting standards At the Science School for Exploration and Discovery, MS 244 in the Bronx, an impressive 94 percent of students in grades 6-8 passed their math classes in the 2017-18 school year. But how much math they actually mastered is questionable. Only 2 percen...
2019-06-30 05:15

How the Amazon-Google-Uber effect sets inflation | Mohamed El-Erian Tech innovations have driven the drift down in prices – policymakers ignore such forces at their peril Debates about inflation in advanced economies have changed remarkably over the past decades. Setting aside (mis)measurement issues, concerns about ...
2019-05-25 06:45

What are the warning signs of a recession? Experts say inflation, political turmoil, fear We asked experts to list the key indicators that a recession is on the way, and whether or not those indicators are present in the market today. Here's what they said....
2019-08-22 03:45

Euro zone growth, inflation outlook cut as risks from U.S. trade grow The European Commission lowered its estimates on Wednesday for euro zone growth and inflation, saying uncertainty over U.S. trade policy posed a major risk to the bloc....
2019-07-10 13:30

Pick your poison: For Fed, it's higher inflation or an inevitable return to quantitative easing The Great Recession ended a decade ago this month, but for the U.S. Federal Reserve the fallout has posed an era-defining choice: Either jolt Americans to expect higher inflation, or keep the printing press ready for the next economic slide....
2019-06-03 00:45

World bonds wave recession flags as future inflation evaporates After almost three years of successfully predicting a global economic revival, world bond markets are furiously flagging the risk of yet another recession, as well as low inflation for a generation....
2019-06-08 01:01

CBOE’s Historical Data Subscription Service Migrating to CBOE Livevol Data Shop CHICAGO, IL -- January 6, 2017 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that its historical market data service formerly operated by Market Data Express (MDX) will migrate to CBOE Livevol Data Shop today, January 6....
2019-05-22 08:15

UK PM hopeful Gove says he did not have a meeting with Trump on Wednesday British environment minister Michael Gove, one of the favorites to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, said he had not had a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday but had exchanged a few words with him on Monday....
2019-06-05 17:30

U.S.-Mexico talks on Wednesday to be held around 3 or 4 p.m: official Talks at the White House on Wednesday with Mexican leaders will be held around 3 or 4 p.m., a U.S. administration official said, speaking on condition of anonymity....
2019-06-05 00:30

Five TUSD schools to remain closed Wednesday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified School District schools will remain closed on Wednesday. The closure comes after an issue with a waterline on the southwest side of Tucson. The extra day off will give Tucson Water time to complete the repair. Tucso...
2019-09-04 18:15

BlackRock: ECB turns up the pressure on the Fed to act more aggressively Wednesday BlackRock's global fixed income chief says the European Central Bank just turned up the pressure on the Federal Reserve to more toward easier policy....
2019-06-19 13:15

Wednesday Forecast: Hottest temperatures of the year, so far TUCSON – A high pressure aloft will bring the hottest daytime temperatures so far this year through Thursday. 106 degrees for the high in Metro Tucson. Temperatures will return closer to seasonal normals and cool down to the upper 90s Friday i...
2019-06-13 01:45

Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane by Wednesday Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday, forecasters said Sunday as the tempest barreled toward the Caribbean. The eye of the storm, which was about 430 miles east-southeast of Barbados on Sunday afternoon, is al...
2019-08-26 02:30

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheff...
2019-09-15 19:00

TPD identifies cyclist killed in Wednesday’s crash TUCSON – Tucson Police Department has identified the cyclist killed in Wednesday morning collision in central Tucson. According to TPD, 67-year-old Earl Nolan Plunkett was traveling northbound on North Geronimo Avenue when he struck by a 2005 F...
2019-07-18 23:30

Report: Patriots WR Brown to practice Wednesday Wide receiver Antonio Brown has been an early bird all week at New England's facilities and will practice for the first time with the Patriots on Wednesday, NFL Network reported Tuesday....
2019-09-11 00:15

Here’s What Protesters Were Yelling During Wednesday’s Democratic Debate (DETROIT) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was targeted with hecklers shouting “Fire Pantaleo” at the second night of the Democratic presidential debates in Detroit. The disruption forced New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker to pause his...
2019-08-01 17:15

Royals, Cardinals postponed, will play 2 Wednesday ST. LOUIS (AP) — The opener of the I-70 series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Kansas City Royals was postponed because of a forecast for severe weather and rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday. The National Weather Se...
2019-05-22 01:15

Trump Jr. to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday Donald Trump Jr. will be interviewed behind closed doors with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday, according to a source familiar with the matter. Trump Jr.’s meeting comes after Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr...
2019-06-11 23:15

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday Little movement in the S&P 500 over the past two sessions "really does obscure a lot of drama under the surface," according to CNBC's Mike Santoli....
2019-09-11 20:30

UPDATE 3-U.S. government contractors to get first look at Huawei ban on Wednesday The White House Office of Management and Budget is slated on Wednesday to release an interim rule for a ban on federal purchases of telecommunications equipment from five Chinese companies, including Huawei, a senior administration official said....
2019-08-07 19:30

The Latest on Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate DETROIT (AP) – The Latest on Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate (all times local): 10:30 p.m. California Sen. Kamala Harris says President Donald Trump “needs to be held accountable” for what she sees as 10 prosecutabl...
2019-08-01 08:30

Jets' Adam Gase already debunking Le'Veon Bell trade speculation, is 'excited' to coach RB Jets coach and his new running back haven't even had their first practice together, but things are already very complicated.        ...
2019-05-24 00:45

US consumers increase spending a modest 0.4% in May as incomes rise and inflation remains tame WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumers increase spending a modest 0.4% in May as incomes rise and inflation remains tame. The post US consumers increase spending a modest 0.4% in May as incomes rise and inflation remains tame appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-28 15:15

Treasury yields continue comeback on the week after another report shows rising inflation Treasury yields hit a one-month high on Friday, on pace to post its biggest weekly gain since April after recent data showed hotter-than-expected inflation....
2019-07-13 04:15

The European Central Bank meets as inflation cools and trade tensions heat up The European Central Bank (ECB) announced its easy-money exit strategy one year ago. But twelve months on, the world couldn't look more different....
2019-06-06 16:00

Brazil c.bank chief says reforms create benign inflation outlook -TV interview Brazil central bank president Roberto Campos Neto on Thursday welcomed the approval by the lower house of Congress of an overhaul of the country's pension system, saying the reforms help create a benign outlook for inflation....
2019-07-12 06:15

Brazil needs concrete progress on reform to anchor inflation -central bank chief Concrete progress on Brazil's fiscal and economic reform agenda is crucial to a benign outlook for inflation, central bank President Roberto Campos Neto said on Thursday, adding that current inflation expectations are in line with targets....
2019-07-04 23:15

China's moves to tackle swine fever are 'ineffective' — it may cause inflation to spike above target China's efforts to halt the spread of swine fever among its pig population are "ineffective," according to Capital Economics. That's set to cause its inflation to shoot up above its target for the first time in nearly a decade next year, it...
2019-09-16 13:00

Trump deputies study cutting taxes by indexing capital gains to inflation Several offices within the Trump administration are studying a policy that would lower taxes for investments such as stocks and real estate, according to a senior administration official....
2019-09-03 18:15

Argentine inflation forecasts jump as political uncertainty dents economic outlook Argentine economists sharply hiked 2019 inflation forecasts and cut their gross domestic product outlook for the year, according to a central bank poll released on Tuesday, following a wave of political uncertainty that beat the local peso down 26% ...
2019-09-04 02:45

Euro zone second-quarter growth halves, inflation slows despite jobless at 11-year low Euro zone economic growth halved in the April-June period and inflation slowed sharply in July even though the unemployment rate fell to its lowest in 11 years, data from the European Union's statistics office showed on Wednesday....
2019-07-31 23:45

Here’s Who Shined, Who Stumbled and Who Survived At Wednesday’s Democratic Debate Ten Democratic presidential candidates gathered in Detroit Wednesday for a rowdy debate that underscored the party’s deep divisions. Here are 10 of the top takeaways: 1. This Was the Most Diverse Presidential Debate in American History Wednesda...
2019-08-01 17:15

Trump expected to visit El Paso, Dayton on Wednesday President Donald Trump is expected to visit El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, this week after two shooting attacks last weekend killed more than 30 people....
2019-08-06 16:30

Mueller finally spoke in public on Wednesday. Trump did not. For the first time in eight days, the president did not appear on camera, offering a relatively limited public reaction to Robert S. Mueller III’s nine-minute statement....
2019-05-30 03:30

Cboe Risk Management Conference U.S. Begins Wednesday CHICAGO – March 5, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets will host the 34th annual Cboe Risk Management Conference (RMC) U.S. this week at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort in Bonita Springs, Florida....
2019-05-21 20:30

National Hot Dog Day 2019: Where to get free hot dogs and deals Wednesday July 17 is National Hot Dog Day and Sonic, 7-Eleven, Pilot Flying J, Portillo's, Love's Travel Stops and other businesses have deals to celebrate.       ...
2019-07-17 08:30

Garry Monk confirmed as new Sheffield Wednesday manager • Monk back in work after being sacked by Birmingham in June• Manager’s first game in charge will away to HuddersfieldSheffield Wednesday have announced the appointment of Garry Monk as the club’s new manager.Monk replaces Steve Bruce, who left Sheff...
2019-09-06 23:45

Sunnyside Little League team to be honored by AllSportsTucson.com on Wednesday TUCSON – The Sunnyside Little League team that advanced to the regional finals and finished just one victory away from advancing to the Little League World Series will be honored on Wednesday at Frog N’ Firkin alongside the University of ...
2019-08-13 18:45

Trump to visit to El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday: mayor U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to pay a visit to El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, four days after a mass shooting that is being investigated by authorities as a hate crime left 22 people dead, Mayor Dee Margo said on Monday....
2019-08-06 05:15

Pima County to hold youth job fair Wednesday TUCSON – If you or someone you know between the ages of sixteen and twenty-four are looking for a job, there will be a youth job fair on Wednesday. It is a free hiring event at the Pima County’s Youth One-Stop Employment Center from 1 to ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Thousands remember 9/11 victims through Wednesday’s Tower Challenge TUCSON – Sept. 11, 2001, is a day that is burned into the mind of millions of Americans. It’s the day that shook our nation to its core. It was the day that showed us we could be attacked right here at home. But, it was also the day that ...
2019-09-10 05:30

New 2019 Ford Puma: small SUV to be revealed on Wednesday News 24 Jun, 2019 Ford has issued a fresh teaser video for the new Puma crossover, which marks the model’s launch date as the 26th June...
2019-06-28 05:30

CBOE to List SPX Wednesday-Expiring Weeklys Options CHICAGO, Feb. 1, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Chicago Board Options Exchange ® today announced that it plans to list S&P 500 ® Index Wednesday-expiring Weeklys SM options beginning February 23, 2016.. CBOE's new SPX Wednesday-expiring Weeklys options, or ...
2019-05-22 12:15

Look out for the super worm moon on Wednesday night – video A rare super worm moon will loom large as it coincides with the spring equinox. It will be the third time this year a full moon has occurred near to the moon’s closest approach to Earth – making it a supermoon – and will be the last such event in 201...
2019-05-21 19:15

Yankees-Tigers rained out Wednesday as new plans emerge The Yankees will have to wait another day for revenge. Wednesday night’s game between the Yankees and Tigers in Detroit was rained out, the Yankees announced, leading to a straight doubleheader Thursday, beginning at 1:10 ET. J.A. Happ will sta...
2019-09-12 01:00

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez to be laid to rest Wednesday Luis Alvarez, the NYPD detective who made a moving plea to Congress to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims before dying of cancer brought on by his time at Ground Zero, will be laid to rest Wednesday. A wake for Alvarez — who died Saturday after a th...
2019-07-01 18:30

UAPD to host active shooter training Wednesday TUCSON – In light of the recent mass shootings, active shooter training scenarios have become an important exercise. The University of Arizona Police Department and the Critical Incident Response Team will be conducting an active shooter training exe...
2019-08-13 00:15

Renault board adjourns FCA merger meeting to Wednesday Renault's board has adjourned a meeting to examine the merger proposal pitched last week by Fiat Chrysler until Wednesday afternoon, the French carmaker said....
2019-06-04 20:15

Wednesday Forecast: Triple digit heat continues TUCSON – The triple digit heat will hang around until Friday. Conditions will be dry and temperatures will remain about average for mid-June standards through the work week. Today’s daytime high in Tucson will peak at 101 degrees under plenty of sun...
2019-06-19 18:30

Asia shares mixed as Chinese food inflation soars, Japan GDP beats expectations China's consumer inflation for the month of July rose at its fastest year-on-year pace since February 2018, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics....
2019-08-09 08:00

African swine fever could drive up inflation in emerging markets as pork prices soar African swine fever, which has already ravaged pig herds in China and pushed up food prices there, could also drive up inflation in the other emerging markets, according to research firm Capital Economics....
2019-06-17 09:45

Venezuela inflation hits 10 million percent. 'Shock therapy' is its only chance to undo the damage A coup taking down Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro would be only the first step to get the South American economy back on track. Shock therapy will be required to reverse the chaos of a state-run system that wasted its oil riches....
2019-08-03 13:30

Producer price index for June shows smallest rise in business inflation in over 2 years The main gauge that measures business prices in the United States recorded a small increase for the month of June -- which capped the smallest annual inflation rise in more than two years, the Labor Department said....
2019-07-12 22:15

Japan's core consumer inflation ticks up in April, BOJ's price goal stays distant Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.9 % in April from a year earlier, accelerating slightly from the previous month but remaining distant from the central bank's 2% target, underscoring the challenges it faces in ending deflation....
2019-05-24 04:15

UK inflation driven up by 'brutal' energy bills; Brexit woes hit pound - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as rising energy bills and air fares push the cost of living higherLatest: British Steel in administrationInflation jumps to 2.1%Energy costs surged after price cap liftedPound hit by Brexit...
2019-05-22 12:15

UPDATE 1-Turkey's annual consumer price inflation falls to 15.72% in June, matches forecast Turkey's consumer inflation fell to its lowest level in a year in June thanks to a high base effect, giving the central bank more room to cut rates in coming months....
2019-07-03 11:30

Labor Dept. Producer Price Index shows slowing inflation amid slower growth National inflation settled a bit in May as the Producer Price Index climbed a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent, the Labor Department said in its monthly report Tuesday -- right on target with analysts' expectations....
2019-06-12 00:00

Rail fare increase 2019: Commuter prices to rise even higher after inflation index hits 2.8% Commuter rail fares are to rise even higher than expected in the new year after the inflation benchmark they are linked to went up faster than forecast....
2019-09-02 19:30

UPDATE 1-Brazil pension reform helps improve inflation outlook, says central bank chief Brazil Central Bank President Roberto Campos Neto on Thursday welcomed the approval by Congress of a landmark overhaul of the country's pension system, saying the reforms help create a benign outlook for inflation....
2019-07-12 06:15

Section 1325 of U.S. Immigration Law Was a Hot Topic in Wednesday’s Debate. Here’s Why It’s a Big Deal One of the most heated exchanges from the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate Wednesday night was over a 90-year-old provision in U.S. immigration law that candidates repeatedly cited by its number: section 1325. Two Texans vying for the White ...
2019-06-27 19:45

Branson's Virgin Orbit to test key rocket Wednesday - source Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit on Wednesday plans to release a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a key test of its high-altitude launch system for satellites, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-07-10 17:45

Daily Trading in C2's SPXpm Option Reaches New High on Wednesday CHICAGO, March 15, 2012 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that trading in SPXpm options at the C2 Options Exchange (C2) reached a new high of 38,225 contracts on Wednesday, March 14. Yesterday's volume more than doubled the previo...
2019-05-23 20:15

Democrats Will Grill Hope Hicks Behind Closed Doors on Wednesday After months of futile efforts, House Democrats have finally procured a top witness from President Trump’s inner orbit, but they won’t be grilling her on live television. Hope Hicks, Trump’s 30-year-old former communications directo...
2019-06-19 01:45

President Donald Trump to visit Dayton, El Paso on Wednesday The White House said Tuesday President Donald Trump will visit communities in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, where gunmen killed more than 30 people in separate attacks last weekend....
2019-08-07 01:30

One injured in south side drive-by shooting Wednesday night TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred in the 5800 block of E. Milton Road Wednesday night. According to PCSD, upon arrival, a man was located with apparent gunshot wounds. The vic...
2019-06-13 22:15

Nationals' Max Scherzer to make Wednesday start despite broken nose Despite breaking his nose in a freak accident during batting practice Tuesday, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will make his scheduled start Wednesday evening....
2019-06-20 06:15

Vote-by-mail deadline for Tucson primary election is Wednesday TUCSON – The Tucson primary election is around the corner. That means it’s time to mail your voted ballots – the deadline is Wednesday. Election Day is on Aug. 27. For the City of Tucson, the mayor and city council member seats in Ward 1, 2 and 4 wil...
2019-08-21 02:30

Hail, 110 km/h winds, tornadoes possible east of Edmonton Wednesday afternoon A low-pressure severe weather system in east-central Alberta could generate tennis ball size-hail, wind gusts of 110 km/h and tornadoes Wednesday afternoon....
2019-07-10 22:15

Wednesday’s multi-vehicle crash near Silverlake, I-10 turns fatal TUCSON – Wednesday’s crash near Silverlake Road and Interstate 10 has turned fatal, Tucson Police Department announced Thursday afternoon. According to officials, Tucson Police Department responded to a collision that involved multiple ve...
2019-08-09 02:45

Rahul Gandhi's Amethi Visit On Wednesday, First After Poll Defeat Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Amethi on Wednesday, his first visit after losing the parliamentary seat to union minister Smriti Irani in the recently-held national elections....
2019-07-09 02:30

Wednesday Forecast: Winds winding down but a chance for overnight showers TUCSON – It was a windy Wednesday in Southern Arizona with gusts up to 40 to 50 m.p.h. These winds will decrease across much of the area this evening as the upper low moves northeastward toward northwest Arizona. However,various numerical weath...
2019-05-23 14:15

Democrats rush to meet Wednesday deadline to qualify for 3rd debate Wednesday is the final day Democratic presidential candidates can qualify for the next debate in Houston next month, and it looks like several will miss the cut -- perhaps sounding the death knell for their campaigns....
2019-08-28 12:45

National Tequila Day deals are pouring Wednesday. Where to get discounted margaritas July 24 is National Tequila Day and restaurants across the country are pouring deals for the made-up holiday. Here's where to save on margaritas.       ...
2019-07-23 22:30

Religious festivals and Greta arrives in New York: Wednesday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including New Zealand fashion, the Ganesh Chaturthi and Pancha Dan festivals, and climate campaigner Greta Thunberg arriving in New York Continue reading......
2019-08-29 11:45

The economy is slowing, but not as bad as Wednesday's private payrolls report suggests Economists say while the soft ADP number is an anomaly, they do think the job market is weakening and will worsen if Trump moves forward with tariffs....
2019-06-05 21:30

UK Finance Minister Hammond to resign on Wednesday over no-deal Brexit Britain's Finance Minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected sacking by the favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson, takes office....
2019-07-22 09:45

Italy's PM Conte confident on finalizing talks over new government by Wednesday Italy's prime minister said on Sunday he expected to finalize talks over a new government by Wednesday, as the 5-Star Movement and Democratic Party were in intense discussions during the weekend to hammer out a deal on a common agenda and Cabinet pos...
2019-09-02 02:30

CBOE Holdings Announces Trading Will Resume on Wednesday, October 31 CHICAGO, IL October 30, 2012 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) announced today that trading will resume on Wednesday, October 31 for Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), C2 Options Exchange (C2) and CBOE Stock Excha...
2019-05-23 15:15

Alibaba, Russian joint venture deal to close on Wednesday: RIA A joint venture deal between China's Alibaba, Russian sovereign fund RDIF, mobile phone operator Megafon and internet group Mail.ru will be closed on Wednesday, news agency RIA cited a source as saying on Tuesday....
2019-06-04 20:45

Wednesday Forecast: Another weather system moves into Arizona today TUCSON – The cooler conditions are sticking around. This week’s second storm system will pass through Arizona this afternoon, leaving behind cool conditions here in Southern Arizona. The daytime high today in Tucson is only expected to...
2019-05-22 21:00

Wednesday's Best Deals: Prime Day Leftovers, Instant Pot, Samsung Monitors, and More A bunch of board games, Old Spice deodorant, an OXO cold brew maker and Edifier speakers lead off the best, post-Prime Day deals from around the web....
2019-07-17 19:15

Padres’ Paddack (stiff neck) scratched, to pitch Wednesday TORONTO (AP) — San Diego Padres rookie right-hander Chris Paddack was scratched from his start against the Blue Jays because of a stiff neck and is expected to throw Wednesday instead. Manager Andy Green said Sunday the neck issue is “nothing s...
2019-05-26 22:45

'Soft targets': Beleaguered Baltimore still reeling from a cyberattack. And that's just its latest woe. Baltimore, still adjusting to new leadership after its mayor's forced resignation, is the latest city to get hit by a cyberattack        ...
2019-05-26 22:15

Mueller Hearings on Wednesday Present Make-or-Break Moment for Democrats For two years, Democrats have waited on Robert S. Mueller III to deliver a death blow to the Trump presidency. Wednesday’s hearings with the special counsel could be their last chance....
2019-07-20 20:01

Cboe Global Markets to Present at the Citi Conference on Wednesday, February 27 CHICAGO – February 20, 2019 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced today that Ed Tilly, Chairman, President and CEO, will present at the Citi Asset Managers, Broker Dealers and Excha...
2019-05-21 20:30

Tariff talks 'have begun,' top officials meet Wednesday: Mexican minister Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said he started negotiating with officials in Washington on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened tariffs on imports of Mexican products but face-to-face talks will not happen until next week....
2019-06-01 07:30

TEP crews continue to work power outage that occurred during Wednesday’s storm TUCSON – After being left without electricity since 5 p.m. Wednesday, hundreds of residents on Tucson’s southwest side have had their power restored Thursday. According to Tucson Electric Power, more than 2,000 customers living in homes n...
2019-08-30 04:45

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE EXPERIENCES RECORD DAY OF TRADING ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23 CHICAGO - January 24, 2008 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX), a subsidiary of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), announced that the exchange experienced the busiest day in its 10-month history as reported volume totaled 24,351,356 shares ...
2019-05-23 22:30

Mexico says National Guard deployment to southern border starts on Wednesday Deployment of National Guard forces to Mexico's southern border was due to start on Wednesday and will advance quickly under a migration control deal signed last week with the United States, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12 18:30

Canada's Trudeau to launch formal campaign for October 21 election on Wednesday Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will formally launch the campaign for an Oct. 21 national election on Wednesday, according to a statement, setting up what opinion polls now indicate will be a tight race....
2019-09-10 23:30

Cboe to List Mini-SPX Index (XSP) Wednesday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – January 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list Wednesday-expiring weekly options on the Cboe Mini-SPX Index (XSP),...
2019-05-22 01:30

U.S., Russia to discuss nuclear arms limits in Geneva on Wednesday: officials Representatives from the United States and Russia are set to meet in Geneva on Wednesday to explore the idea of a new accord limiting nuclear arms that could eventually include China, U.S. senior administration officials said on Monday....
2019-07-15 21:15

Steve Bruce nears Newcastle move after quitting Sheffield Wednesday • 58-year-old believed to be close to replacing Benítez• Joselu joins Alavés in deal worth around £2.5mSteve Bruce has resigned as Sheffield Wednesday manager, clearing one of the hurdles before being able to take charge of Newcastle United.The 58-ye...
2019-07-16 00:30