Stories about Finance

Dec 31 2018

Origin of virus that hobbled newspapers still unclear

Representatives of the Federal Bureau of Investigation were not immediately available for comment. In a statement issued on behalf of Tribune Publishing , spokeswoma...

Dec 30 2018

Sears to close Waco, Killeen stores

He said he meant to bid $4.6 billion for 500 stores and other operating assets, including the Kenmore appliance brand. A manager at Wichita's Sears Outlet store said Fr...

Dec 29 2018

This Fake Amazon Alexa Setup App Was Fooling iOS Users

We are thrilled that in the USA alone, more than one billion items shipped for free this holiday with Prime, ” said Jeff Wilke, CEO Worldwide Consumer, in a December 26 n...

Dec 29 2018

Stocks lose momentum a day after Dow's record gain

Yet some analysts have argued that the stock market's weakness in December has been disproportionate to economic conditions at a time when unemployment is low and growt...

Dec 29 2018

Wall Street banks reassure US Treasury amid big market falls

Two sources previously told CNN that Trump had begun polling advisers on whether he has the legal authority to fire Powell. "That's correct", reports Efe. In a sign Tru...

Dec 29 2018

Sears at Charlottesville Fashion Square to Close

The Sears in Lincoln will be closing its doors in 2019, the company announced on Thursday. Liquidation sales at the stores should begin in two weeks, Sears said. They hav...

Dec 28 2018

Markets full of angst as Wall Street returns from Christmas break

The S&P 500 added 21 points to 2,488. Markets were roiled ahead f the Chrismas break due to a number of political headlines taking the limelight. Trump also said th...

Dec 27 2018

US oil prices extend gains as equities rise, but economic worries weigh

Recalling the fact that back on November 5, the United States applied sanctions on Iran's oil exports in response to their nuclear programs, WTI crude oil market gained b...

Dec 27 2018

Mega Millions winning numbers: Who won the Mega Millions Christmas Day jackpot?

What were the winning numbers? That comes out to a cash option of $193.7 million. The Mega Millions drawing is at 8 p.m. The biggest ever Powerball payout was a $1.5...

Dec 26 2018

Last Minute Shoppers Getting Ready For The Holidays

Target . Locations will stay open until 10 p.m. Christmas Eve and will be closed Christmas Day . Randalls: Christmas Eve: Open until 8 p.m. Here's a rundown of...

Dec 21 2018

NÚKIB warns against Huawei and ZTE

Britain has been one of Huawei's biggest global markets. As far back as 2003, the company was accused of stealing intellectual property, including from US -based networ...

Dec 21 2018

Markets Right Now: Plunging oil price sinks energy stocks

Investors said market skittishness was likely to persist heading into the Federal Open Market Committee meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday. This year may be different as ...

Dec 20 2018

Facebook Gave Netflix, Spotify & More Access To Users' Private Messages

While Facebook continues to profit off of data mining, the government seems wholly unprepared to tackle the complex issue. Companies also rejected the results of the ...

Dec 19 2018

Trump Again Blasts Fed For 'Even Considering' Rate Hike

But this week, in the view of many analysts, the central bank could indicate that no more than two rate hikes are likely next year. Stock markets continue to be nervo...

Dec 18 2018

Adam Bros. Farming cauliflower, lettuce recalled due to possible E.Coli contamination

The store says Adam Bros. The statement urges consumers to return recalled products to where they purchased it or discard of the produce immediately. The lettuces were so...

Dec 15 2018

Human heart left on Southwest plane forces pilot to turn around

But the shock gave way to kindness, and many onboard were "happy to save a life". A hairpin turn had to be made upon the organ's discovery so that it could be "delivere...

Dec 15 2018

House passes farm bill, sending it to Trump's desk

Quarles believes Kentucky's unique history with the growth of hemp will allow the state to hit the ground with both feet running, if the farm bill becomes law. As farme...

Dec 15 2018

China Says Two Canadians Suspected Of Threatening National Security

Earlier this year , Trump drew fire for intervening on behalf of Huawei's smaller Chinese rival, ZTE Corp., after the company was barred from buying United States tech...

Dec 13 2018

OPEC, Russia Slam Trump's Intervention in Oil Producers’ Policies

In addition, while admitting that "many consumers are suffering from the high cost of energy", Falih said: "I take the opportunity to plead with consumer nations to take ...

Dec 13 2018

Google CEO hearing could have covered so much more ground

However, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai said that while the company was studying the idea, it had no plans to do so. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , R-Calif., ...