• Southern Railway commuters face renewed driver strike threat

    Southern Railway commuters face renewed driver strike threat

    Economy

    A DfT spokesman said: "Chris Gibb's report sets out the reasons why the Southern rail system faced so many problems past year". He added:: "At the time of writing this, the RMT and Aslef leadership, supported now by their members, are the primary cause for the system integrity to fail".
  • Staples (SPLS) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

    Staples (SPLS) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

    Economy

    Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of Staples during the fourth quarter valued at $69,868,000. FMR LLC now owns 31,179,864 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $273,447,000 after buying an additional 1,346,412 shares in the last quarter.
  • United States calls for Gulf states to iron out grievances with Qatar

    Economy

    Accusing Doha of supporting terrorism, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on June 5 affecting air traffic and shipping in Qatar . At this point, we don't think that is necessary. While Mr Tillerson has been speaking to all parties, Ms Nauert said the U.S. wasn't planning to play a formal mediation role.
  • U.S. attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

    U.S. attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

    Economy

    Frosh said during a press conference announcing the lawsuit . "From day one, President Trump has been committed to complete transparency and compliance with the law", RNC spokeswoman Lindsay Jancek said in a statement. Constitution's Emoluments Clause. Racine said he hopes the lawsuit will prompt Republicans in Congress and Trump to take steps that the suit is asking the court to take.
  • Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers

    Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers

    Economy

    Uber has for years opposed adding a tipping feature to the app, which upset drivers who have argued that tips would help compensate for decreasing wages. If a driver waits for a rider for more than two minutes, he or she will also be able to collect a per-minute wait time rate. Lyft Inc, which is Uber's chief ride-services competitor in the United States, has always allowed drivers to collect tips through its app.
  • Dixons Carphone PLC (DC) Given "Hold" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd

    Economy

    A high ROIC number typically reflects positively on company management while a low number typically reflects the opposite. They issued a buy rating and a GBX 400 ($5.10) price target for the company. Art Advsr Ltd Llc accumulated 47,100 shares. Nomura Asset Mgmt reported 0.01% in Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT). Doliver Capital Advisors stated it has 48,558 shares.
  • Lakers' Draft Preview: Will Los Angeles draft Lonzo Ball at No. 2?

    Economy

    Because of his headline-magnet father, Ball's celebrity has outpaced his talents before he plays his first professional game. "Hey man, LeBron , I like to win and I know you like to win". "I want to stay home". During a meeting earlier in the season, Ball's squad won 97-92 at Rupp Arena , but Fox outplayed Ball with 20 points and 9 rebounds compared to 14 and 7 from the Bruins' point guard.