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Gold's run of 4 gains looks vulnerable at hands of recovering dollar

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The sector continued to shine in Europe with a 0.6 percent rise following its best daily performance since September during Wednesday's session. Further currency strength could also dampen inflation by keeping down import costs. "The weakness in the unemployment claims and Philly Fed manufacturing index could resume the selloff in the dollar and that would push the yellow metal higher". Read More »

Recalls baked beans over potentially defective cans

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The problem with the products has to do with potentially defective side seams on the cans. All the affected products have a best-by date of June 2019. Bush's Best Baked Beans says you should throw out the cans, even if they don't smell spoiled or look tainted. No illnesses or other adverse consequences have been reported to date in connection with this product. Read More »

We got 2 huge reunions on 'Game of Thrones'

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Meanwhile, SOUND THE NUDITY ALARM FWAM FWAM FWAM, because, after a whole episode and a half, we finally got our first naked people of the season. This means that of the 2,000 people surveyed, over 20% of people were going to illegally watch the show. Read More »

Ryanair first quarter profits rise 55% to €397m

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Ryanair also announced that it has submitted a non-binding offer for struggling Italian flag-carrier Alitalia . Italy's government said in May it would provide a loan to keep Alitalia aircraft flying for another six months. EasyJet , the biggest British low-priced airline, has already announced it will set up European headquarters in Vienna, Austria, to safeguard its status. Read More »

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson unveils war memorial in Wellington

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Johnson, in the country for a whirlwind visit, made the remarks after being welcomed onto Takahanga Marae in Kaikoura on Monday. Visiting members of the Maori community at Kaikoura's Takahanga Marae, which housed and fed tourists stranded in the area following the magnitude 7.8 natural disaster that hit the region in November past year, the UK Foreign Secretary called the Hongi, a Maori greeting in which two people press their noses together, a "beautiful form of introduction". Read More »

White House comms chief Scaramucci deletes tweets contrasting with Trump views

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After Sean Spicer stepped down as Trump's press secretary this week, Reuters News put a camera with a live feed outside the man's house. Priebus and Spicer spent years working closely together at the Republican National Committee. He became a figure of ridicule from day one , when he was forced to defend outlandish claims about Mr Trump's inauguration crowd. "Just look at his great relevision ratings", he tweeted , referring to reports that Mr Spicer's televised press ... Read More »

Hansa Market Taken Down in Global Law Enforcement Operation

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Hansa was frequently mentioned, meaning that the authorities were likely able to uncover new criminal activity on Hansa as users migrated to it from AlphaBay . Acting DEA Administrator Chuck Rosenberg said the "so-called anonymity of the dark web is illusory", and he pledged to "find and prosecute drug traffickers who set up shop there". Read More »

Man Utd boss Mourinho doubts Bale Real Madrid exit talk

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Transfer speculation over De Gea returning to hometown club Real has stretched on for the last two years, ever since the goalkeeper was a whisker away from heading to the Bernabeu in the summer of 2015. United have seen captain Wayne Rooney and last season's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic depart this summer, while Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw and Ashley Young are continuing rehabilitation from injury in the United States. Read More »

Daimler Will Recall 3 Million Diesel Vehicles

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Daimler tried to get ahead of things this week by recalling 3 million diesel vehicles in Europe for a free emissions-system adjustment. The size of the tanks meant they weren't fit for goal, ultimately leading to the Dieselgate scandal, in which Volkswagen was found to have manipulated emissions using hidden software. Read More »

PGA Open: Rory McIlroy 'ecstatic' after second-round 68

Even after picking up two birdies on Friday to close to within four shots of the clubhouse lead with three holes remaining, the 2015 US PGA champion and four-time major runner-up self-destructed. But Spieth had a tap-in for a birdie of his own, and quickly regained the top spot at 7 under. He had two double-bogeys and five bogeys as he ended up eight-over-par for the day and at +4 for the championship. Read More »

At least 90 hospitalized during concert featuring Chance the Rapper

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Police officers also arrested several over fights. Most of the underage drinkers were issued " Promise to Appear " summons. Dozens of concertgoers were removed from the venue for "severe intoxication ", many of them underage, Hartford Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley told the Hartford Courant . Read More »

Drone licensing scheme to be launched

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In November past year, a passenger jet approaching Heathrow Airport was involved in a near-miss incident with two drones, the first such recorded instance in the UK. The most obvious example of this is DJI's Geo system. In addition to the new rules, drone users in the United Kingdom are also required to follow the country's "drone code", which calls for always keeping your drone in sight, below 400 feet, keeping a reasonable distance from people and property, and - most importantly - keeping ... Read More »

Scaramucci Once Called Trump 'A Hack Politician, Anti-American'

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As recently as 2015, Scaramucci appeared on mornings with Maria, trash talking then- candidate Trump, calling him a hack politician and a class divider. The Washington Post reports that Scaramucci has a reputation quite similar to Trump himself. Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications director . Read More »

GE bull throws in the towel, as oil/gas weakness outweighs aerospace

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Blue Fin Capital Inc. raised its stake in General Electric by 0.3% in the first quarter. Asset Management One Co. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 54.24% of the company's stock . For the week, the Dow finished 0.3% lower, snapping a two-week win streak. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.71%. Read More »

Iraqi envoy says India can help reconstruct Mosul

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A German prosecutor says it's not clear if a German girl, who ran away to Iraq a year ago shortly after converting to Islam, will be returned to her home country. The Centre must show sensitivity towards the families of these workers who have been running from pillar to post to find out about the well being of bread earners of their families, the AAP said. Read More »

Subway Train Derails in Brooklyn, Disrupting Morning Commute

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A subway train derailed in Brooklyn on Friday morning in the second subway derailment in the last month, officials said. Some southbound trains terminate at Kings Hwy . No injuries have been reported. New York's 113-year-old subway system, used by six million people a day, suffers from decades of underinvestment and deferred maintenance, blamed for chronic delays, power cuts and overcrowding. Read More »

Russian who met Trump Jr. represented intelligence agency

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The outlet said the ambassador's conversations with his bosses were picked up by US spy agencies. Neither Ms. Veselnitskaya nor the FSB responded to requests for comment Friday, Reuters reported . "Information concerning the June 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr . and Natalia Veselnitskaya is relevant to the investigation", the letter adds. Read More »

'White hat' hackers claim they stole $85M in Ethereum tokens for safekeeping

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There's a unusual new twist to the Parity Ethereum wallet hacking story Wednesday in which 150,000 ETH tokens ($31 million) was stolen from three companies that had recently raised funds through an initial coin offering. The company urged users to move all assets from the multisig wallets to a secure address. "They will be creating another multisig for you that has the same settings as your old multisig but with the vulnerability removed and will return your funds to you there". Read More »

China agrees to import U.S. rice in groundbreaking deal

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On Thursday, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that China and the US had reached agreement on the final details for implementing a trade deal that allows USA milled rice into the Chinese market, a deal that was reached in January 2016. Read More »

The Research Analysts Offer Predictions for General Electric Company's FY2017 Earnings (GE)

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Therefore 11% are positive. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, August 5 with "Equal Weight". Mizuho maintained Guess?, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, April 21. Overall, 54.63 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 38.76 Million shares. Equities research analysts predict that Emerson Electric Company will post $2.60 EPS for the current fiscal year. Read More »

Several people rescued from disabled seaplane in East River

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He said he saw the plane approach from the south, come in to land in choppy water and then come to a "dead stop". "I don't like this", Lawrence can be heard saying right before the plane hits the water. Craft said police and fire boats arrived shortly after. One of the passengers described her ordeal: The FDNY and NYPD Marnie Units gave a press conference describing the rescue. Read More »

"Prime" suspect: Amazon investigated by FTC over pricing practices

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The online retailing giant said it validates the reference prices provided by manufacturers, vendors and sellers against actual prices recently found across Amazon and other retailers. Consumer Watchdog , which analyzed 1,000 items sold on Amazon , said the retailer often employs "previous" prices, which it alleges are created to give the appearance of big discounts. Read More »

Bank of America chooses Dublin as location for its European Union hub

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Brian Moynihan , chairman and chief executive of Bank of America, said: "Dublin is the home of more of our employees than any other European city outside of the UK". An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, who met Mr Moynihan, has welcomed the announcement. Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald said this move was "another vote of confidence in Ireland". Read More »

Audi will recall 850000 diesel cars concerning update of emissions software

The German daily cited information disclosed to the competition authorities and has alleged that the industry discussed technology, costs, suppliers and "the exhaust purification of its diesel vehicles in secret working circles". The German government and vehicle industry have agreed on a diesel rescue plan to be presented early August, industry and political sources told Reuters earlier on Friday. Read More »

GE Makes Progress on Cost-Cutting, Cash Flow Goals

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Industrial cash flow was $1.5 billion, much better than in the prior quarter. Industrial operating cash flow rose to $1.5 billion in the second quarter. GE posted adjusted earnings of 28 cents per share on $29.56 billion in revenue, compared to the consensus estimates of 25 cent per share on $29.14 billion in revenue. Read More »

RIL Q1 profit zooms 28% on 9-year-high refining margin

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The scrip zoomed 8.75 per cent to Rs 203 - its one year high - on the BSE. Gross refining margins recorded nine-year-high of Dollars 11.9/bbl whereas petrochemicals EBIT margin were at all-time high of 15.8%. "Retail business also witnessed accelerated growth momentum with year-on-year revenue growth of 74 per cent", said Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, RIL. Read More »

Pres. Trump Announces New Initiative to Help Manufacturing, Job Growth

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Corning said the "Valor Glass", developed in collaboration with pharmaceutical giants Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) and Merck (NYSE:MRK), is more damage-resistant and improves the durability of chemicals. The deal could eventually result in a total investment of $4 billion and create around 4,000 jobs, Trump said, joined by the CEOs of Corning, Merck and Pfizer. Read More »

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Earns Outperform Rating from Robert W. Baird

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Insiders sold a total of 4,501 shares of company stock worth $240,989 in the last quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS raised its position in PayPal Holdings by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Craig Hallum set a $65.00 target price on PayPal Holdings, Inc. If you are viewing this piece of content on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of global trademark & copyright legislation. Read More »