• New Ontario Housing Rules Land Thursday. Will This End The Frenzy?

    Economy

    Toronto would also be allowed to impose a tax on vacant homes and us surplus lands for affordable housing . The provincial Liberal government is facing growing pressure to do something to address housing affordability in the Greater Toronto Area, where the average price of a detached house hit $1.21 million last month, up 33.4 per cent from a year ago.
  • Is There Hope for the Pacers in Game 3?

    Economy

    Altogether the Big Three had 89 of Cleveland's 117 points in the game. We all know Lance is an emotional guy, and a lot of it is just his heart, and his competitiveness, and that emotion comes out on him. "We've gotta take care of the basketball". After sitting out the second half of Monday's game with a left hamstring issue, Smith participated in practice Wednesday.
  • Exxon Mobil Reportedly Wants To Resume Oil Deal With Russia

    Exxon Mobil Reportedly Wants To Resume Oil Deal With Russia

    Economy

    The refusal of that waiver came Friday in the form of a one-sentence press release from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who added that no U.S. companies will be given a waiver from Russian sanctions. In fact, it was ridiculous, if you listen to some of the senators who criticized Exxon's request this week. Those sanctions prohibit USA businesses from providing goods, services, or technology to five Russian energy companies, including Rosneft, the country's largest oil company - freezing the ...
  • Work visa popular with the Irish overseas scrapped

    Economy

    Echoing US President Donald Trump's crackdown, Turnbull said the new regime "will be manifestly, rigorously, resolutely conducted in the national interest to put Australians and Australian jobs first". The new requirements will apply to all new applications for Australian citizenship. Don't you dare fail the third time in the citizenship test.
  • Trump Tax Order Could Resurrect Inversions

    Economy

    One memo will order Mnuchin to review a component of the law that allows federal regulators to liquidate failing financial firms during an economic crisis if those companies are large enough that their collapse would pose a threat to the entire US economy.
  • Debenhams (LON:DEB) Receives 'Hold' Rating From Brokers At Deutsche

    Economy

    Synacor, Inc.is a technology development, multiplatform services and revenue partner for video, Internet and communications providers, device manufacturers and enterprises. After $-0.87 actual EPS reported by Egalet Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.45% negative EPS growth. The stock decreased 3.04% or $0.32 on April 21, reaching $10.2.
  • USA says North Korea fired a medium-range missile

    USA says North Korea fired a medium-range missile

    Economy

    It comes as Pyongyang warned Washington to end what it called United States "military hysteria" or face retaliation. The difference now, of course, if that Trump is president and nobody really knows what his North Korea policy is (or what might be going on in his head).
  • American Airlines Employee, Passenger Nearly Come to Blows Before Flight

    Economy

    The male passenger then steps closer to the employee, who challenges him to a fight. The passenger gets up to confront the flight attendant, who eggs on the situation, repeatedly telling him to, "come on, hit me". "A baby nearly got hurt". A passenger on board the aircraft recorded the dispute before the American Airlines flight took off. Then, as the situation continued, he got up again and stepped into the aisle, yelling, "Hey bud, hey bud, you do that to me and I'll knock you flat! ".
  • Uzbekistan signs Paris Agreement to limit global warming

    Uzbekistan signs Paris Agreement to limit global warming

    Economy

    As President Donald Trump weighs the merits of keeping the United States in the Paris Agreement, National Farmers Union, a national federation of state Farmers Union organizations, is urging the administration to maintain US commitments to global leadership on climate change.