Economy

But the Patriots never gave up, mounting a comeback as unlikely as Trump's own win three months earlier. The team's White House visit caps a dramatic Super Bowl victory . Trump, a close friend of Patriots' owner Robert Kraft, compared New England's historic win to his surprising victory in last November's presidential election.
  • I'm not sure I'll be Real Madrid coach next season - Zidane

    Economy

    And any move away from Madrid in the summer will nearly certainly require the buying club to pay his 100 million-euro buyout clause. "You have to ask someone else about that, not me", said Zidane in reference to president Florentino Perez when asked if he could survive without winning either La Liga or the Champions League.
  • Harder on Russia and softer on China, Donald Trump's views evolving

    Harder on Russia and softer on China, Donald Trump's views evolving

    Economy

    During his campaign and after the election Mr Trump said that he would instruct the Treasury to label China a currency manipulator, accusing Beijing of making its exports more competitive by weakening the renminbi. The U.S. stopped short of branding China a currency manipulator, but urged the world's second-largest economy to let the yuan rise with market forces and embrace more trade.
  • US adds only 98000 jobs in March; Unemployment reaches 10-year low

    Economy

    One factor keeping the net gain for March low was a decline in retail employment, as a number of retailers contracted. With 30,000 jobs lost in March, the sector has seen 89,000 jobs eliminated since last October. The government said the 5.6 million people who were employed part time for economic reasons was a figure that changed little in March, although it was down by 567,000 during the year.
  • May wins House of Commons backing for snap general election

    May wins House of Commons backing for snap general election

    Economy

    She has been accused by the SNP of "running scared" for refusing to take part in televised election debates, with at least one of the live events now confirmed to go ahead. If @Theresa_May is so proud of her record, why is she dodging head-to-head TV debates with me? May's announcement calling a general election was met with strong responses by politicians of all shades yesterday.
  • Australian citizenship gets tougher! PM Turnbull tightens immigration norms

    Economy

    The changes would abolish the current system that allows unlimited attempts to pass the citizenship test , imposing a two-year denial if an applicant failed three attempts and an automatic fail for those who tried to cheat the test. "There is a sound argument in my mind that people need to demonstrate that if they're coming to Australia they need to abide by Australian laws, they need to abide by Australian values and they need to integrate into the Australian community", Mr Dutton told ...
  • Venezuela's opposition seeks to keep pressure on Maduro

    Economy

    Protesters point to a moment a few weeks ago as proof of Maduro's ever-tightening grasp on the levers of power, when a Supreme Court loyal to the president attempted to nullify the opposition-dominated Legislature. Padrino said the protesters are creating "anxiety in the public, anarchy and chaos, with the ignoble aim of toppling the democratic government". "I tried to protect her as much as I could", Ramirez's boyfriend said.
  • Murphy Oil's (MUR) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC

    Economy

    Zacks Investment Research downgraded Evolution Petroleum Corp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, December 22nd. Yesterday Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) traded -1.92% lower at $28.46. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. According to FT, Year on year, both dividends per share and earnings per share excluding extraordinary items growth increased 5.08% and 1.50%, respectively.
  • Overbuying Stock under Radar: Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY)

    Economy

    APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 12,474,210 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $130,979,000 after buying an additional 4,201,300 shares in the last quarter. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 30th were issued a $0.30 dividend.
  • Putin thinktank masterminded pro-Trump propaganda campaign

    Economy

    The April 19 Reuters report cited three current and four former US officials who spoke on condition of anonymity. The officials told Reuters that two private documents - which are in the possession of USA intelligence - revealed a framework chalked out by the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies to influence the 2016 election.