• 5 major ways Trump's proposed education budget would impact schools, students

    5 major ways Trump's proposed education budget would impact schools, students

    Economy

    MI U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow said: "Parents' worst fears were realized today when Secretary Betsy DeVos outlined the Trump Administration's plan to shift billions of dollars away from our nation's public schools. "On top of doubling down on unaccountable charter expansion, the new plan proposed by Secretary DeVos and Republicans would give a huge tax break to the wealthiest Americans, disguised as a charitable contribution".
  • Wal-Mart Makes Money, Does Better

    Economy

    And more importantly, Walmart said comparable sales rose 1.4% at its US stores, the 11th consecutive quarterly rise, and brought in more shoppers than a year earlier, in stark contrast to the traffic problems at rivals ranging from Target ( tgt ) to Macy's (m).
  • Harvard Student Submits Rap Album as His Senior Thesis

    Harvard Student Submits Rap Album as His Senior Thesis

    Economy

    As reported , a senior at the esteemed Ivy League university is not only graduating with honors this year, but is doing so with his music. A Harvard student, Obasi Shaw , has become the first in the history of the university to submit a rap album for his thesis.
  • Duke Realty Corp (NYSE:DRE) & FirstEnergy Corp

    Economy

    The stock is presently trading down its SMA-50 of $30.10. The shares were sold at an average price of $28.25, for a total transaction of $70,625.00. Boston Advsr Ltd Liability accumulated 6,560 shares. The insider Case John sold 28,000 shares worth $1.67 million. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) traded at a yearly high level of $40.62 during the last trading session.
  • Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

    Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

    Economy

    Germany and France pledged Monday to seek ways to strengthen the eurozone, with harmonization of corporate taxes among possible measures that they will mull in the coming weeks. The French minister said that the aim of the joint working group would be to study the prospects of a fiscal convergence, joint investment projects and a coordinated economic policy.
  • Palestinian Families to Call on Trump to Help Resolve Prisoners' Hunger Strike

    Economy

    Donald Trump has arrived in Israel on the second leg of his first foreign tour as United States president, declaring it as "a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace" to the region. "For the first time in my lifetime, I see a real hope for peace". President Donald Trump sought to rebut claims Monday that he damaged Israeli intelligence capabilities by revealing highly classified information to Russian operatives earlier this month.
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership deal back on the table

    Economy

    APEC countries failed to come out with their usual joint statement after the United States rejected language on fighting protectionism which Asian countries wanted to include. The U.S. broke away from the 20 other members of APEC, opposing the statement "protectionist trends that could have strong impacts on the process of global economic recovery and economic integration".
  • UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

    Economy

    Manchester Police tweeted out an update that 19 people are confirmed dead with 50 others injured at least. Manchester police say they are considering this to be a terrorist attack-likely a suicide bombing (the body of a male has been identified as a suspect)-until otherwise stated.
  • Iran accuses US of spreading iranophobia

    Economy

    He boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years" in March during a meeting with Mr Abbas. "American officials should know that whenever we need to technically test a missile, we will do so and will not wait for their permission", Rouhani said .
  • Active Mover: Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

    Active Mover: Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

    Economy

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  • Trump lights up social media with glowing orb photo

    Economy

    During the ceremony, Trump, Abdulaziz, and al-Sisi officially opened the center by touching a large glowing orb, because apparently just cutting a ribbon wouldn't do it, and here we are. The President and his family toured the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh - a center that aims to defeat militant ideology and messaging.