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French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

The newspapers Le Monde and Le Figaro, quoting unnamed sources close to the investigation, said that the front page in the video showed a photograph of conservative candidate Francois Fillon, arousi...

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Advocates call for more salary transparency on Equal Pay Day

Over fifty years after the passage of the Equal Pay Act, women continue to earn about eighty percent as much money as men. "She would have 85 more weeks of food for her family, or 9.6 more months of...

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So what that Alonso is racing the Indy 500?

Later, when told by McLaren it was considering a strategy switch to "Plan B", he replied simply: "Do whatever you want, man". But after retiring at the season-opening race in Australia and then in C...

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New England Patriots working over 'poorly run' Buffalo Bills, says Colin Cowherd

New England Patriots working over 'poorly run' Buffalo Bills, says Colin Cowherd

General manager Doug Whaley has five days to match the Patriots' offer. If they decline, the Patriots will keep Gillislee and surrender a fifth-round pick to the Bills in next week's draft. Hogan had ...

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NYC Will Require Uber App To Allow Tipping (Eventually)

NYC Will Require Uber App To Allow Tipping (Eventually)

New York's Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) unveiled a proposal Monday requiring auto services that take only credit cards for payment to let customers add a gratuity. Rival services such as Lyft...

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Final Four: Things to know

Final Four: Things to know

With the loss, the No. 7 seed Gamecocks Cinderella story ends. UPDATE: The battle of Final Four newcomers might not be all that pretty to watch for those seeking fluid basketball. SC still has a c...

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US, Mexico and Canada Announce 2026 World Cup Bid

At the minute, the plan is the U.S. will host 60 games and 10 games each will be played in Mexico and Canada. "The president of the United States is fully supportive". Some reports have suggested th...

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United Airlines Spent Millions Telling Congress to Keep Your Air Travel Terrible

United Airlines Spent Millions Telling Congress to Keep Your Air Travel Terrible

What if you don't want to give up your seat? Perhaps they would lead airlines to reduce overbooking - a change that would be beneficial for some passengers but harmful for others (who get reservation...

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Highly Traded Stock: BHP Billiton plc (BBL)

Ellliott claims to hold 4.1 per cent of BHP's UK-listed stock and rights for another 0.4 per cent of the Sydney-listed BHP Billiton shares. During the previous year BHP Billiton PLC's shares hav...

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Nobody believes Rice's explanation for unmasking

Nobody believes Rice's explanation for unmasking

Rice's supposed unmasking requests appeared to be "normal and appropriate" inquiries for a senior government official to make, another congressional source told CNN . persons mentioned in intelligenc...

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Petrol retail outlets to start working only 6 days a week

Petrol retail outlets to start working only 6 days a week

A section of petroleum dealers in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Maharashtra have planned to shut their retail outlets every Sunday starting May 14. If the government does not do anything about som...

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Oil prices settle above $50 a barrel

Oil prices settle above $50 a barrel

The risk of an even faster sell-off will be seen as a major risk by most oil-producing countries, providing further motivation for the OPEC deal to be extended, Birch added. Michael Wittner, the globa...

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First Industrial Realty Trust to Host First Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call

First Industrial Realty Trust to Host First Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call

HORRIGAN D GREG also sold $22.04M worth of Silgan Holdings Inc. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rati...

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One For Arthur wins Grand National at 14-1

None of those victories compare to the $1.25 million Grand National. The wait for Scotland's second Grand National hero has been nothing like so long as the wait for the first, but 1979 victor Rubst...

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Top 10 Cities for Dog Attacks on Postal Workers

But nothing prepared the 17-year postal veteran from Hatboro, Pennsylvania, for what happened when a woman answered his knock. "Dogs are very protective of their families and I understand that", Has...

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Pee Dee warned to brace for severe weather

Pee Dee warned to brace for severe weather

The cancellation (which wiped out Mike Weir's hole-in-one on the fourth hole) was forced by a strong severe weather system that left a huge area under tornado watches until as late as 2 a.m. A to...

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A slice for the stranded: Delta buys pizza for passengers

Delta is offering a travel waiver this weekend to help customers rebook flights without change fees. The timing of this week's storms - during spring break, when already crowded planes were packe...

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Twitter's new Lite mobile web app is faster, uses less data

Twitter's new Lite mobile web app is faster, uses less data

According to GSMA , 45% of mobile connections are still using 2G networks, making the web browsing experience a less-than-ideal affair. As a web based version of Twitter , you can simply navigate t...

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Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading

Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading

Walters, 70, was convicted on 10 accounts of fraud and conspiracy for making approximately $43 million over six years off stock tips received from Tom C. Mickelson wasn't charged. But the Securities a...

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Wells Fargo Names Lisa McGeough Head of New Financial Institutions Group

Wells Fargo Names Lisa McGeough Head of New Financial Institutions Group

Wells Fargo's annual shareholders meeting is being held near Jacksonville, Florida. Finally, FBR & Co reaffirmed a "market perform" rating and set a $55.00 price objective on shares of Wells Fargo & C...

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EU Approves Fox's Takeover of Sky

EU Approves Fox's Takeover of Sky

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox is offering £11.7bn for the 61% stake in Sky it does not already own. Both Sky and Fox are controlled by businessman Rupert Murdoch, who also owns the Times and ...

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New GOP health care plan could raise premiums for the sick

From the party's right flank, Freedom Caucus member Rep. Mark Sanford of SC said: "I've heard nothing of substance at this point that would break the logjam". Chris Collins (R-NY), as the top ally o...

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Clark Howard warns against fake private debt collectors

Clark Howard warns against fake private debt collectors

Eligible current students can also access the American Opportunity Credit, which can cover up to $2,500 annually for four years, and the Lifetime Learning Credit, which can cover up to $2,000 per tax ...

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Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL pipeline approval

Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL pipeline approval

His Democratic predecessor, former president Barack Obama , rejected the pipeline, saying it would lead to an increase in greenhouse gas emissions and do nothing to reduce fuel prices for USA motoris...

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Chinese president Xi Jinping arrives in USA for talks with Donald Trump

The two leaders are expected to struggle to find common ground on the main issues that divide them when they meet at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Our analysis, however, finds that the rea...

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