As spring approaches, gas prices continue to fall in Baton Rouge

Including the change in gas prices in NY during the past week, prices Sunday were 27.5 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 6.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 8.3 cents during the... More..

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When thieves resort to more traditional ways to steal cryptocurrencies
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

When thieves resort to more traditional ways to steal cryptocurrencies

A total of 600 servers were taken from the facilities during four separate burglaries between December 2017 and January 2018, prompting speculation the perpetrators may have shunned selling on the equipment...More..

USA judge orders 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli to give up $7.36 million
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

USA judge orders 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli to give up $7.36 million

Those assets could potentially include the Wu-Tang album, as well as $5 million in an E*Trade brokerage account, a Picasso painting and a copy of the still-unreleased Lil Wayne album Tha Carter V . "I should...More..

Donald Trump's tariff will hurt United States, wars International Monetary Fund
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Donald Trump's tariff will hurt United States, wars International Monetary Fund

A backlash seems to be looming, however, with the European Union already tapping Harley Davidson, bourbon whiskey, and Levi's jeans as visible American products that could be hit with retaliatory tariffs in t...More..

Are You Ready for an Amazon-Branded Checking Account?
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Are You Ready for an Amazon-Branded Checking Account?

With services like Prime Instant Video and Prime Music on offer alongside a recent slew of products coming from Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods , it's clear the company wants to become their customers' o...More..

IHS Markit: UK services sector perks up in February
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

IHS Markit: UK services sector perks up in February

This rate of growth is only fractionally weaker than in the last three months of 2017 - and in line with what the BoE believes to be the economy's maximum non-inflationary growth rate - so made a May rate rise ...More..

Diesel slide continues as United Kingdom vehicle sales fall for 11th month running
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Diesel slide continues as United Kingdom vehicle sales fall for 11th month running

Mike Hawes, the SMMT chief executive, said:"Looking ahead to the crucial number plate change month of March, we expect a further softening, given March 2017 was a record as registrations were pulled forward to ...More..

Broadcom responds to CFIUS investigation, delayed Qualcomm meeting
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Broadcom responds to CFIUS investigation, delayed Qualcomm meeting

CFIUS takes a particular interest in transactions that it feels could harm U.S. national security interests. Qualcomm , which has made chips for products such as Apple iPhones, will now have to delay a me...More..

Axa agrees to buy USA insurer XL Group for $15.3 billion
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Axa agrees to buy USA insurer XL Group for $15.3 billion

The deal has been approved by the boards of both insurers but will need to be agreed by shareholders. This represents a premium of 33% to the XL Group closing share price on 2 March. He will be joining AXA ...More..

Adam Burniston's Forecast | Nice weekend ends as rain moves in for Monday
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Adam Burniston's Forecast | Nice weekend ends as rain moves in for Monday

Highs low to mid 60s. Tonight skies will clear up and bring temperatures in the low to mid 20's. It's later Monday evening and overnight that we have a "marginal risk" for severe weather as a cold front m...More..

WhatsApp brings preview and lock features to voice recordings
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

WhatsApp brings preview and lock features to voice recordings

That awkward moment when you hit send and realise that sultry message you just drafted for your significant other is heading to your granny's WhatsApp instead. WhatsApp had launched "Delete for Everyone" feat...More..

Carl Icahn Unloaded Millions In Steel-Related Stock Days Before Trump Tariff
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Carl Icahn Unloaded Millions In Steel-Related Stock Days Before Trump Tariff

The Trump BFF is back in the news Friday after a ThinkProgress article accuses Icahn of dumping "millions in steel-related stock last week, days before tariff announcement". If Manitowoc is not listed on the ...More..

by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Irish leader remains wary about border solution after Brexit

The Prime Minister also pointed out that trading deals for banks are to likely be required to undergo change since they might turn Britain into a "rule-taker" outside the EU. May's most senior advisers admit th...More..

by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Wells Fargo & Co Reaffirms Buy Rating for QTS Realty Trust (QTS)

About 735,488 shares traded. Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) has risen 13.48% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. New York-based Tiaa Cref Management has invested 0.03% in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)....More..

China refrains from releasing annual military spending target
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

China refrains from releasing annual military spending target

He is also expected to announce that China will lower its fiscal deficit target to 2.6 per cent of GDP for 2018, down 0.4 percentage points compared with past year. Though China announced its military spend...More..

President Trump threatens to tax European Union cars
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

President Trump threatens to tax European Union cars

The European Commission has said it would respond "firmly" to proposed USA import duties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the E.U wi...More..

Birdie on last hole gives Michelle Wie dramatic win in Singapore
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Birdie on last hole gives Michelle Wie dramatic win in Singapore

Four consecutive birdies and an eagle on the par-five hole eight saw Ko rocket into contention in the final round of play, at the Sentosa Golf Club on Sunday. There's going to be another feeling like this. "I'm...More..

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India draw 1-1 against England
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India draw 1-1 against England

Though India did well to limit Argentina's shots on goal, an infringement in the Indian circle helped Isidoro Ibarra earn Argentina the first penalty corner of the match. England lost possession of the ball in ...More..

IMF, WTO warn United States over new steel and aluminium tariffs
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

IMF, WTO warn United States over new steel and aluminium tariffs

Trump thumbed his nose Friday at the concerns over rising trade tensions and higher prices for USA consumers, tweeting that " trade wars are good, and easy to win ". China is the eleventh largest steel expo...More..

NRA Targets Dems, Media, Even Trump in Wake of Shooting
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

NRA Targets Dems, Media, Even Trump in Wake of Shooting

First National Bank of Omaha , which is the largest privately owned bank in the USA, announced Thursday that it will not renew the contract it has with the NRA that is for a branded Visa card. Both Enterpris...More..

Salah And Mane Help Liverpool Beat Newcastle
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Salah And Mane Help Liverpool Beat Newcastle

Manchester United is third but can leapfrog Liverpool by winning at Crystal Palace on Monday. In the closing minutes, as Liverpool coasted to an inevitable victory, it took a timely interception from Ch...More..

BJP committed to the North East: Modi
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

BJP committed to the North East: Modi

The BJP, with 33 seats and another eight of ally Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), will be enjoying two-third majority in the 60-seat assembly. This state is living the legacy of former Lok Sabha Spe...More..

Freezing weather begins to thaw but Storm Emma's disruption continues
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Freezing weather begins to thaw but Storm Emma's disruption continues

Up to 50 centimeters of snow are expected in Dartmoor, Exmoor and upland parts of southeast Wales on Friday morning. Met Office forecaster Becky Mitchell said: "Through the rest of tomorrow afternoon we've go...More..

by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Hess Midstream Partners LP (:HESM) Dividend Darling With Upside Potential

Hilton Capital Management LLC now owns 223,074 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $15,825,000 after acquiring an additional 7,653 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 54% are positive. Fluor Corp...More..

by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

How Analysts Rated Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Last Week?

The stock decreased 1.82% or $1.7 during the last trading session, reaching $91.85. About 6.61M shares traded. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has risen 75.34% since March 3, 2017 and is uptrending. Vetr upgraded ...More..

Women of America, use your voice to stop gun violence
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Women of America, use your voice to stop gun violence

This was another reminder that the U.S. remains a deeply divided society. Its not surprising that Georgia legislators reacted by stripping out of legislation a jet fuel tax break sought by Delta, or that the F...More..

Manchester City boss heaps praise on 'master' Antonio Conte
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Manchester City boss heaps praise on 'master' Antonio Conte

I had the same feeling [as Sane]... he demands 100 per cent in training every single time... and when you don't do it he stops training and he goes inside'. The same can not be said of Arsenal's away form, wi...More..

by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

UK's May Stresses Need to Abstain From Hard Border Between UK, Ireland

But bettors still think Brexit is going to take longer than expected and are backing May to leave office before the process is complete. Energy UK called for continued UK membership of the SEM in a recently p...More..

IShares Global Consumer Staples (KXI) Rises 0.3745% for Mar 2
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

IShares Global Consumer Staples (KXI) Rises 0.3745% for Mar 2

The ETF registered $-162.87M asset outflows for -51.22% decrease, reaching $155.11M after yestarday's trading session. Susquehanna International Group LLP boosted its stake in shares of iShares S&P Global Utili...More..

£10 note chaos as supermarkets defy Bank of England's deadline
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

£10 note chaos as supermarkets defy Bank of England's deadline

The Bank of England will continue to exchange Darwin £10 notes for all time, as it would for any other Bank of England note which no longer has legal tender status. After 1st March 2018 you can exchange y...More..