• China's first big passenger plane takes off for maiden flight

    Economy

    State broadcaster CCTV aired live footage from the plane, which had no passenger seats installed for the maiden flight. The jet soon became invisible against the dark skies on a windy and polluted day in Shanghai, which was also in the path of dense sandstorms from the north.
  • Judge Vacates Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction After His Death

    Judge Vacates Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction After His Death

    Economy

    Aaron was serving a life sentence for killing the football player Odin Lloyd . FALL RIVER, Mass . (AP) - A MA judge has agreed to erase Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder because he died before his appeal could be heard. According to a 2013 Minnesota Supreme Court ruling, more than a dozen states allow appeals to go forward even after the defendant dies, and the conviction is only vacated if the appellate court finds that a new trial would have been warranted.
  • Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

    Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

    Economy

    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has effectively fired more than half of an advisory board tasked with making sure the science conducted and evaluated at the agency meets rigorous standards. According to The Guardian , critics say the move could potentially distort the agency's impartiality on climate change, as well as threaten scientific research on climate change and pollution.
  • Beer, Cider Sales Approved In Lambton, Perth Counties

    Beer, Cider Sales Approved In Lambton, Perth Counties

    Economy

    The addition of these new outlets will bring the provincial total to 206 authorized locations. Ontario residents looking for more grocery store locations to purchase beer and cider can do so just in time for Canada Day. The province ultimately plans to allow sales of beer, wine and cider in up to 450 grocery stores. Beer must be stocked in designated areas, can only be sold in six-packs and singles, and costs the same as beer at LCBO stores.
  • Libya adds to OPEC's burden with output at highest since 2014

    Economy

    Investors should note that on November 30, 2016, the OPEC cut a deal, per which, the bloc would have cut production by about 1.2 million barrels a day from January ( read: How Effective is the OPEC Deal for an Oil ETF Rally?). However, efforts of OPEC to reduce global oil inventories have been undermined by a surge in U.S. drilling, which has knocked more than 10 per cent off the price of oil in the last month.
  • Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

    Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

    Economy

    Judge Garsh said in court that she would not determine the motive of Hernandez's suicide, and that she "could not draw the inferences claimed by the Commonwealth as proof of forfeiture" of his appeal. The ruling was announced on Tuesday, May 9. But Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn criticized the "antiquated" practice of abatement, especially when an inmate commits suicide while his conviction is under appeal.
  • Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Shares Bought by IFC Holdings Incorporated FL

    Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Shares Bought by IFC Holdings Incorporated FL

    Economy

    Equities research analysts forecast that Duke Energy Corp will post $4.60 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. It has underperformed by 22.80% the S&P500. Finally, Greenleaf Trust increased its position in Duke Energy Corp by 29.3% in the third quarter. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an "equal weight" rating and issued a $88.00 price objective (up from $82.00) on shares of Duke Energy Corp in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd.
  • McIlroy returns with wedding ring, new clubs

    McIlroy returns with wedding ring, new clubs

    Economy

    McIlroy said: "I could barely hit an 8-iron on the 14th 140 yards, and then on 15 I was pitching it 195 yards, so I had a 55-yard discrepancy between into the wind and a downwind shot with an 8-iron". Day, who took away that mantle once from Rory McIlroy and twice from Jordan Spieth, is now No. 3. Now the world's best players are trying figure out how to get back to that magical place, even wondering if the desire to do it is as great as it used to be.
  • Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (HOTR) Closed at $0.49

    Economy

    Lag is the time it takes for a moving average to signal a potential reversal. Earnings per share is generally considered to be the single most important variable in determining a share's price. Gold Fields Limited (GFI ) stock price escalated 0.32% to finalize at $3.14 throughout previous buying and selling session. The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 40.72%, escalated to its 20 day moving average with figure of 63.39% and above its 200 day ...