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Macaulay Culkin Plays Kurt Cobain in Father John Misty's New Music Video


Culkin is then seen carrying a cross around as he meets Father John Misty who appears as the leader of the Ronald McDonald gang who dons two hooks for hands. Watch the full video above. Pitchfork did an interview with the music video's director Adam Green , who confirmed that the video was actually filmed in Culkin's apartment in Manhattan. Read More »

Rupee advances 13 paise in early trade


Indian rupee has appreciated against United States dollar on Thursday. This was the highest closing for the rupee since August 2015. However, weakness in the equity markets capped gains in the rupee. The RBI, meanwhile, fixed the reference rate for the dollar at 64.2776 and for the euro at 69.8569. The benchmark 6-month premium for September fell to 1335-137 paise from 141-142 paise and the far-forward March 2018 also drifted to 295-297 paise from 303-304 paise on Wednesday. Read More »

Trump says Mexico, Canada opposed NAFTA pull-out

The Canadian dollar hit a 14-month low on Thursday before recovering to edge higher against the U.S. dollar after U.S. President Donald Trump told Canada and Mexico that renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement was "very possible". Read More »

Manufacturer says it's removing relabeled Ivanka Trump items


The 80 workers at the Chinese factory work almost 60 hours a week while making only $62 for their efforts, according to a Fair Labor Association report released on Monday that was based on an independent audit of the factory carried out last October, just before Ivanka's dad won the US Presidential election. Read More »

When is a wall not a wall? GOP redefines Trump's border wall

Democratic leaders in the House and Senate welcomed the new developments. Republicans, meanwhile, expressed confidence Congress would avoid a shutdown. Any limit on borrowing would raise the prospect of the U.S. government defaulting on debt, which would trigger global financial crisis. But it's harder to imagine House Republicans passing a bill to give money to insurance companies for Obamacare - a law they've campaigned against for years - if their lawsuit prevails. Read More »

United CEO: Dragging incident may sway fliers' airline pick


In late March, United was heavily criticised on social media after two girls were reportedly barred from flying for wearing leggings on a flight from Denver to Minneapolis. —Passengers who paid the same fare are sorted by when they checked in for the flight. The review released Thursday details those changes, which includes additional employee training on how to deal with hard situations. Read More »

Trump Administration Will Continue To Fund Obamacare

On Monday, President Donald Trump eased up on demands to include funding for a southern border wall in any budget pact, clearing a major obstacle in the negotiations. Their opposition was a main ingredient in the legislation's collapse a month ago, a humiliating episode for Republicans that called into question their ability to govern given that they've been promising for seven years to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. Read More »

Airbus Profit Halves as Production Setbacks Weigh on Margins


It is equipped with new fuel-saving engines from either CFM, jointly owned by General Electric and France's Safran, or USA rival Pratt & Whitney. Airbus Finance Director Harald Wilhelm took aim at USA supplier Pratt & Whitney over engine delays that forced it to deliver fewer A320neos than planned last quarter, despite fresh assurances from the engine maker that it will meet targets. Read More »

Fox News Finally Fires Bill O'Reilly Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

Bill O'Reilly's ouster was big news on CNN and MSNBC but not on Fox News . The first came after Megyn Kelly, who hosted the second-highest rated program on prime-time cable news, left the network in January for NBC News. spot. The Murdochs ultimately concluded that O'Reilly was vulnerable to further complaints and that the continuing publicity about them would make him untenable in advertisers' eyes. Read More »

Uber plans to launch flying taxi demo by 2020

Uber has said it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a goal of putting demonstration projects in place by 2020. Uber will participate in the development of airspace control software and hardware for the management of Pilot VTOLs on the Elevate Network, and provide interface connectivity with airspace controllers/regulators. Read More »

Delta Air Lines, Inc.'s (DAL) — Traders Focused Stock


Delta Air Lines, Inc. Having said that, the firm has divers set of ownership, CCL has institution ownership of 82.20% and Insider Ownership was seen as 0.30%, so it's been fact that if insider holdings are generally a good thing. Cypress Asset Management Inc. Blackrock Inv Mgmt Lc has 0.01% invested in Apollo Commercial Real Est. (NYSE:DAL) shares were sold by West W Gilbert. The New Jersey-based Beacon Trust has invested 0.04% in Apollo Commercial Real Est. Read More »

Donald Trump has 'no intention' of releasing tax returns

In the absence of long-range reforms to entitlement spending, even a revenue-neutral tax proposal won't head off the growing deficits that will drag down future economic performance. "He understands that there are a lot people who work hard and feel like they're not getting ahead", said Gary Cohn, director of the White House National Economic Council. Read More »

Tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

It's a combination of the tax plan, it's a combination of regulatory relief, and it's a combination of our trade principles. "This scheme is a massive tax giveaway to millionaires, billionaires and big corporations at the expense of middle class families in Pennsylvania", Sen. Read More »

McDonald's drops plan to sell shares in Japan unit


Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. McDonald's Co. makes up approximately 2.3% of Cheviot Value Management LLC's holdings, making the stock its 16th largest position. Read More »

White House Considers Formal Threat to Withdraw From Nafta

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence walk to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington, Wednesday, April, 26, 2017, for a meeting with Senators to discuss the Koreas. "They are a close ally". They're an important ally. They're generally a good neighbour. Mr Trudeau was due to call Mr Trump later on Tuesday after he speaks to the premiers of Canada's 10 provinces, said Andree-Lyne Halle, a spokeswoman for the Canadian prime minister. Read More »

Sell-side Focusing in on BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND)


American Airlines Group a holding company. The company reported its last quarter on 12/31/2016. Pomelo Capital Limited Liability Co holds 0.2% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) for 95,000 shares. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Vetr upgraded American Airlines Group from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $58.50 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, December 27th. Read More »

Canada's New-House Prices Jump 0.4% in Feb


Wynne said. Sales leapt forward in the last month and prices climbed 12.3 per cent year-over-year to almost $1.2 million in the first three months of 2017, according to a report from Royal LePage released Tuesday. Ontario NDP MPP Peter Tabuns had proposed the same rent control measure in a private member's bill, and said he was pleased to see the government move forward on that. Read More »

Twitter Revenue Slides for First Time Ever

Monetizing that momentum is still a work in progress, but the company did demonstrate some momentum. Analyst had projected 321.3 million monthly active users. Amid all the optimism, the market share value also saw a boost in the pre-market trading, and closed at $16.20. Its net loss of $US62m was the smallest in five quarters and its widely scrutinised stock-based compensation figure was down almost a quarter from a year ago. Read More »

US unemployment claims tick up but remain at low level


Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the USA, rose by 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 257,000 in the week ended April 22, the Labor Department said Thursday. Weekly claims data can be volatile. The smoothed-out four week average was revised down slightly to 242,250, a small decrease from prior weeks when claims averaged closer to 250,000. Read More »

Lloyds defies 'challenging' trading conditions to double profits

Raymond James Trust N.A.'s holdings in Lloyds Banking Group PLC were worth $310,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. LYG has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. The legal version of this piece can be accessed at Read More »

10 steps United Airlines is taking to avoid future fiascos

Dao, a 69-year-old doctor, was caught on video being dragged out of his seat and off a flight at an airport in Chicago after he had been selected as one of four passengers to be removed off the plane to make room for airline staff who were heading to Louisville to be in place for a morning flight. Read More »

Oil prices slip on bulging U.S. crude stockpiles, ample supplies


Traders and brokers also noted that crude markets were lower despite a relief rally over the French election, with the US dollar.DXY noticeably weaker. The commercial crude inventory remains near the upper limit of the average range for this time of year. He did not give figures, but Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Reuters in March that output could reach 548 million-551 million tonnes a year in 2017, equivalent to 11.01 million-11.07 million bpd, the highest average since 1987. Read More »

Donald Trump will continue Obamacare payments, clearing major hurdle on spending bill

Trump removed a crucial sticking point when he said on Monday evening that he may wait until Republicans begin drafting the budget blueprint for the fiscal year that starts on October 1 to seek funds for the wall. The one-week extension would give leading Republicans and Democrats "a little breathing room" to finish negotiations and present their plan for spending around $1 trillion through the rest of the fiscal year to rank-and-file lawmakers, according to a House of Representatives ... Read More »

Chipotle investigating possible hack in payment system


The FactSet EPS consensus was $1.28, and the sales estimate was $1.05 billion. Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 25th. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was originally published by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark law. Read More »

UK Labour party vows new Brexit plan


On immigration, the party said the Labour government would guarantee the legal status of the three million European Union nationals living in the United Kingdom to correct what it says is a "shameful injustice". Answering questions during a campaign visit to Bridgend in South Wales, Theresa May dismissed Labour's Brexit proposals as "nonsensical". Mr McFadden said he understood why they had stood down, but added: "A lot of organisations produce these national target lists and I don't ... Read More »

United Airlines makes changes to boarding policies

The latest incident to hit United Airlines's reputation came on Wednesday when it announced an investigation into the death of a giant rabbit which was being transported on one of its planes. The breeder has clarified that she has already sent giant rabbits "all over the world" without the slightest happen to them on their journey. On Thursday, Thomas Demetrio, Dao's attorney, said in a statement that the policy changes "are passenger friendly and are simple, commonsense decisions on ... Read More »

Losing backers, Coulter cancels Berkeley appearance, still on for Modesto

Ann Coulter was scheduled to speak on April 27 despite being canceled by UC-Berkeley, but that speech will no longer be happening because YAF pulled their support. A student group, the Young America's Foundation, said Tuesday it had decided not to host the event, saying the university had created a hostile environment. Read More »

President Trump Unveils Tax Reform Plan

And it would also "provide tax relief for families with child and dependent care expenses", according to the summary. Almost 100 days into his term, President Trump is looking for a win. He did not say what that rate would be, but said the administration was working with Congress on a low rate. If enacted, the repatriation tax holiday would produce a one-time surge in government revenue. Read More »

Markets unconvinced by Donald Trump's tax wish list


But one thing is certain: "I would never ever bet against this president". Vir Das Takes Conon O'Brain's Stage, Calls Trump America's "Arranged Marriage" And People Are Loving It! Trump officials did not define which income levels would apply to each bracket. Read More »

Taylor Wimpey Starts 2017 Strongly Despite Rents Provision


Taylor Wimpey created an investment asset class - the freehold - which it then traded to anonymous and murky investors, who hide their beneficial ownership behind nominee directors. Madders welcomed the payout by Taylor Wimpey today. The company said: "We acknowledge that the introduction of these doubling clauses was not consistent with our high standards of customer service and we are sorry for the unintended financial effect and concern they are causing". Read More »

Office to aid migrants' victims


You can read the full press release from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the "Related Info" section of this article. Opponents of the administration's policies and rhetoric focusing on immigrants and crime point out that numerous studies have shown immigrants are less likely to commit serious crimes or be jailed than the native-born population. Read More »

White House Hopes Big Tax Cuts Will Pay for Themselves

The move comes as about US$2.6 trillion in profits are being held tax-exempt overseas by U.S. multinationals under a rule that says they are only taxable if brought into the United States. It would also switch to a territorial tax system. While it's impossible to know for sure without access to his returns, Trump's proposed tax plan could save the president and his family significantly. Read More »

Donald Trump to stick with Nafta free trade pact - for now

Late on Wednesday the the White House said Trump told his Canadian and Mexican counterparts that he does not intend to pull out of NAFTA after all. The administration appeared to be divided Wednesday over how and when to proceed, as officials balanced a newfound cautiousness with the desire to rack up accomplishments before Trump's 100th day on the job. Read More »