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Economy

The games will air weekly on Facebook, with the first - Rockies at Reds - showing tomorrow night at 7:10 PM ET on the official MLB Facebook Page . "We've probably gone backwards a little bit", Manfred said Thursday after an owners' meeting.
  • Body dumped along Texas road after hearse stolen

    Body dumped along Texas road after hearse stolen

    Economy

    Both Albrecht and Crow are facing charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. Albrecht was charged with abuse of a corpse. The vehicle was transporting a body to the funeral home. "This is a very rare, one-time situation here", Drew Stackhouse said. Drew told The Eagle he did not know if the deceased person's family had been notified of the theft.
  • Oil prices dip as supplies remain ample despite production cuts

    Economy

    If implemented, the cuts extension deal may boost crude to $60 per barrel by the end of the year, but the experts do not expect the gains to spike much higher. It said OPEC-led cuts take about three quarters to start drawing down inventories but USA shale producers can ramp up output in just four quarters to fill in the gap left.
  • Alibaba Earnings Miss But Revenue Soars 60%

    Alibaba Earnings Miss But Revenue Soars 60%

    Economy

    Revenue from digital media and entertainment businesses jumped 234 percent to 3.9 billion yuan in the quarter ended March 31. Meanwhile net income attributable to shareholders rose to 10.6 billion yuan, up 98 percent from 5.4 billion yuan in the year-earlier quarter.
  • Probe will prove no conspiracy with Russian Federation

    Economy

    In closed-door meetings with lawmakers on Thursday and Friday, Rosenstein said he wrote the memo after Trump told him one day before the May 9 firing that he wanted to dismiss Comey. But "the regulations are created to give the special counsel a great degree of independence - decisions can be overridden but if they are, to make sure that Congress knows about them", Levitt said.
  • Daily Ratings & News for Energy Transfer Equity LP

    Daily Ratings & News for Energy Transfer Equity LP

    Economy

    Ledyard National Bank now owns 3,200 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $117,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. William Barrett has in hand about 3.13% of Dawson Geophysical Co's market cap or 727,069 shares.
  • Crude Oil Inventories Drop 1.8M Barrels Last Week

    Economy

    Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia, the largest of the 24 oil exporters that agreed to cut output for the first six months of the year, said on Monday that they favor a nine-month extension of the curbs. If the supply cuts are extended, there would be limited near-term price reaction and Brent crude is expected to trade close to current levels, that is stay in the Dollars 50-54/bl range.
  • US, China reach deals on access for beef, financial services

    US, China reach deals on access for beef, financial services

    Economy

    In addition to ending the beef ban China imposed in 2003 over mad cow disease by July 16, the trade deal also would allow more natural gas imports to fuel China's expanding economy and allow China to send cooked poultry to the us once the two sides resolve "outstanding issues" - mostly related to concerns over safety and hygiene.
  • Were Analysts Bearish United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) This Week?

    Economy

    With 144,100 avg volume, 3 days are for Plantronics Incorporated (NYSE:PLT)'s short sellers to cover PLT's short positions. The SI to Ubran Edge Properties's float is 6.05%. 54,100 are held by Swiss Bancorporation. Banc Funds Co Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 85,850 shares. Old National Natl Bank In invested in 0.03% or 8,761 shares.
  • Macron blurs party lines with mixed French cabinet

    Macron blurs party lines with mixed French cabinet

    Economy

    They range from quirky to obscure to old-school: math genius Cedric Villani; former train and subway boss Anne-Marie Idrac; Axelle Tessandier, who created a startup in San Francisco before joining Macron's campaign; and a string of former ministers in Socialist and conservative governments.
  • Ivanka Trump to take part in presidential trip

    Economy

    Trump has yet to personally reassert the USA commitment to Article 5, NATO's mutual defense clause. Continuing to supply arms and military assistance to Saudi Arabia, which is leading a military coalition in Yemen suspected of committing violations of worldwide humanitarian law, is reckless to say the least.
  • November 7 election for Chaffetz seat; Packed GOP field forming

    Economy

    Jason Chaffetz says he's not sure if documents exist to confirm that President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down the FBI investigation into ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. During a town hall meeting in February, Chaffetz was greeted by chants of "Do your job!" from audience members outraged at his lack of attention on Trump-related scandals.