Economy

An oil well leaking natural gas on Alaska's North Slope has been successfully plugged, according to private and government responders. By looking at the aerial pictures that were released by the department, it seems that the release is under control and contained to the gravel pad only, which surrounds the head of the well.
  • Yogi Adityanath govt pushes Centre for Jewar airport

    Yogi Adityanath govt pushes Centre for Jewar airport

    Economy

    Sinha said.The Delhi airport terminals can handle 62 million passengers annually at present. "Another way of doing it prudentially is to build Terminal-4 very quickly, expand capacity in T-3 and move everyone [all airlines] to T-4 at once", Mr.
  • Analysts Tracking Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): Updates & Recommendations

    Economy

    The company is scheduled to report its next earnings report before the market opens on Thursday, April 20th. The carrier reported a 57% year-over-year growth in LTE traffic. Investors of record on Monday, April 10th will be issued a $0.5775 dividend. The 4.74% yield which is high for a telecom stock. Verizon Communications's payout ratio is 71.74%.
  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

    Economy

    It dived, as 97 investors sold WMT shares while 540 reduced holdings. Wal-Mart has been on an acquisition spree since it acquired Jet.com, which transformed the company's online operations and brought in a new team of e-commerce executives.
  • American Airlines Group Inc (AAL) Lowered to

    American Airlines Group Inc (AAL) Lowered to "Hold" at Vetr Inc

    Economy

    Public Sector Pension Investment Board now owns 109,532 shares of the airline's stock worth $3,101,000 after buying an additional 11,900 shares during the last quarter. The company's revenue was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $44.23, up from yesterday's close by 2.03%.
  • UK Election Debates Won't Feature The Prime Minister

    UK Election Debates Won't Feature The Prime Minister

    Economy

    Britain is now gearing up for its third general election in seven years, which comes less than a year after the divisive referendum that decided the United Kingdom would withdraw from the EU. "We think it is very much in their interest that peak-time debates go ahead". Mr Corbyn is struggling to hold his party together with surveys showing it faces a rout on June 8 - losing up to a third of its MPs.
  • US VP Warns North Korea of Testing Trump's Resolve

    Economy

    The former governor of IN said that USA businesses "continue to face too many barriers to entry, which tilts the playing field against the American workers and American growth". Tensions between Pyongyang and Washington have soared in recent weeks as a series of North Korean missile tests have prompted ever-more severe warnings from Trump's administration.
  • Trump adds firepower to Canadian milk debate

    Economy

    Fitzgerald says legislators will continue to press the Canadians until they get a good explanation for the policy shift. "Because the American system is a free market system, the dairy farm that was producing that product doesn't need that milk anymore", Mullin said.
  • WH: Georgia's Special Election 'A Big Loss' for Democrats

    Economy

    Here's the takeaway from Tuesday's special election in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District: Democrats and Republicans have reasons to be concerned. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) hit Karen Handel in a $450,000 ad campaign deriding her as "just another career politician", The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported .
  • Marathon run; here's to you Dickie

    Marathon run; here's to you Dickie

    Economy

    Another top Kenyan female runner, Rita Jeptoo, a three-time victor of the Boston Marathon, was banned in 2016 for four-years after also testing positive for EPO. Other experienced marathon exponents running for Felixstowe include 41-year-old Robin Harper (3:12.18 PB) and Dave Solomon (2:54 PB), despite breaking his ankle only 11 weeks ago.
  • Stephen Colbert Has Mixed Feelings About Bill O'Reilly

    Economy

    Just hours after his firing, O'Reilly's named was scrubbed from his former show in the 8 p.m. time slot. The company finally let him go, saying on Wednesday he would not be returning to work. Even if there's some disruption in ad rates or spots, he said, there's a "massive backstop" in those payments, which are long-term deals. Yet the allegations against O'Reilly fit into an uncomfortable narrative for the cable news network.