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  • White House Patriots Crowd Size Stirs Controversy

    White House Patriots Crowd Size Stirs Controversy

    The contrast in photos was quickly explained by the Patriots to the New York Times when they noted that the 2015 photo included support staff making it appear like a much larger contingent. The New England Patriots celebrated their Super Bowl LI victory by visiting the White House on Wednesday. Some players reportedly declined to attend the White House ceremony because they didn't want to be seen with Trump .

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  • Regulators list many mortgage errors at Ocwen Financial

    Regulators list many mortgage errors at Ocwen Financial

    The services Ocwen botched, according to the consumer watchdog, included sending accurate monthly statements, properly crediting payments, and handling taxes and insurance. Ocwen is one of the largest non-bank mortgage servicing companies in the country, and many of its clients hold subprime mortgages. Mortgage servicers process paperwork and repayments, deal with loan modification requests and perform other tasks involving borrowers - who have no say in selecting the servicing companies ...

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  • BP's leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

    The volume of the North Slope leak hasn't been determined and the cause of the release is unknown, the state's Department of Environmental Conservation has said. Media covering the accident recall that this is not the first spill for BP's Alaskan operations, which account for over half of the state's oil and gas output.

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  • WisdomTree Investments (WETF) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.14

    A number of analysts recently issued reports on WETF shares. For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.06 per share according to consensus of 11 analysts. Bank of America Downgrades WisdomTree Investments, Inc. On the other hand, WisdomTree Investments, Inc.by far traveled 4.75% versus a 1-year low price of $8.

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  • Nifty Breaks 5-Day Losing Streak; Yes Bank, ICICI Bank Fall

    Nifty Breaks 5-Day Losing Streak; Yes Bank, ICICI Bank Fall

    The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 29,487.78 points, touched a high of 29,680.63 points and a low of 29,487.78 points. Gainers included GAIL (3.90 per cent), IBull HSGF (2.12 per cent), Grasim (2.05 per cent), Reliance (1.98 per cent) and PowerGrid (1.15 per cent) A total of 864 shares declined, 842 advanced, while 90 ruled steady.

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  • VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

    VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

    In a recent survey conducted by the VA, only 61 percent of veterans said they could get a medical appointment for primary care when they needed one. The VA has launched an online Access and Quality Tool providing patient wait time and quality of care data, which the department is calling "the most transparent and easy to understand wait time and quality data website in the health-care industry".

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  • EPA chief makes first Superfund site visit with Indiana stop

    The EPA's job is not to protect Scott Pruitt's friends in the oil and gas industry-it's to protect the health and safety of Americans, based on science . EPA's Office of Air and Radiation reportedly had a geologist who admitted to downloading over 7,000 porn files on an agency server. Chanting crowds weaved through streets of East Chicago; some held signs that read "East Chicago Demands Clean Water".

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  • Tehran Says Nuclear Deal Changes Impossible in Response to Trump-Ordered Review

    The deal stank, he said then. As with North Korea , Tillerson said, the Trump administration is unwilling to be patient with Iran, ticking through a list of countries where he said Iran supports terrorism and violence. The country has said it aims to regain its pre-sanctions production level of some 4 million b/d, though oil minister Bijan Zanganeh has said Iran would be willing to hold its output at around 3.8 million b/d if an OPEC production cut agreement is extended through the second ...

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  • U.S. trying to determine what chemical ISIS used in Iraq attack

    U.S. trying to determine what chemical ISIS used in Iraq attack

    IS has periodically carried out attacks using chemical weapons, but both the toll and the impact on military operations has been minimal and the jihadists' bombs and bullets are far deadlier. Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin told reporters via video link from Baghdad that Iraqi forces were treated after a strike in western Mosul. Last March, Kurdish officials claimed Peshmerga forces were injured from a chlorine gas attack when an ISIS suicide bomber detonated a truck filled with gas canisters.

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  • Gold price goes up… and then slightly down

    Gold price goes up… and then slightly down

    Shares and the USA dollar dipped on Monday while US bond yields slumped to five-month lows after soft US economic data hurt investor sentiment already frayed by worries over North Korea and coming French elections. The world's largest gold-backed exchange traded fund SPDR Gold Trust said its holdings rose 0.77% to 848.92 tonnes on Thursday from 842.41 tonnes on Wednesday, as mentioned on a national news portal.

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  • Walmart has a new program that's the opposite of Amazon Prime

    Walmart has a new program that's the opposite of Amazon Prime

    On the customer's side, pickup is not as hard as it would be with other e-commerce retailers - there is a Walmart store within 10 miles of 90 percent of the US population. Jet.com sweetens the pot for example by giving a discount if shoppers forfeit the right to return an item, or pay with a debit card instead of a credit card.

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  • Will offer to meet Punjab CM: Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan

    Will offer to meet Punjab CM: Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan

    I don't care what our chief minister said disparagingly about a guest of India's government. The Punjab Congress on Monday castigated the elements standing up in support of Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan, saying there was enough documentary and circumstantial evidence on record to prove the Indo-Canadian's Khalistani sympathies.

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  • Maximum temperature to touch 41 degrees on Saturday

    Maximum temperature to touch 41 degrees on Saturday

    Areas under Palam, Lodhi Road, Ridge and Ayanagar registered a maximum temperature of 43.7, 41.8, 43.4 and 42.6 degrees Celsius, respectively, a MeT department official said. The Met department has warned of heatwave conditions in parts of Telangana, west and north India. And on Monday, it showed an upward departure of five degrees from the normal to touch 43 degree Celsius.

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  • North Korea celebrates 'Day of the Sun' with defiant show of might

    If you're still suffering from possible war anxiety, another sign to watch for is whether Vice President Mike Pence travels to Seoul, South Korea, on Sunday as part of a previously scheduled tour of Asia. "Trump is always making provocations with his aggressive words", Han Song Ryol said. Speculation that Pyongyang could conduct a sixth blast in the coming days to coincide with the anniversary has reached fever pitch, with specialist USA website 38North describing its Punggye-ri test site ...

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  • Tax Day Is Zero Hour For Health Insurance, Too

    The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) said yesterday that the camp of Senator Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao wants an out of court settlement deal with the government. And it's not necessarily an either/or situation - you might get nailed with both, plus the cost of prosecuting your case. Taxpayers must also pay interest on taxes not paid by the filing deadline.

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  • Oil falls after failed N. Korean missile test, USA rig count gains

    Oil falls after failed N. Korean missile test, USA rig count gains

    On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for May delivery fell 0.86% to $52.72 a barrel. A day earlier, before the break wrapped up most key markets, it ended up 3 cents at $55.89 per barrel. Oil prices extended gains for a third straight week on geo-political tensions coupled with slightly supportive Opec and IEA monthly reports . Nymex reformulated gasoline blendstock for May - the benchmark gasoline contract - fell 79 points to $1.7270 a gallon, while May diesel traded at ...

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  • Featured Stock Overview: Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

    Featured Stock Overview: Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

    Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 4.23 and Price to cash per share ration is at 7.79. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock.

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