Google RSS

-A A +A

MTA to Replace Times Square Subway Tiles That Look Like Confederate Flags - NBC New York

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 12:00pm

NBC New York

MTA to Replace Times Square Subway Tiles That Look Like Confederate Flags
NBC New York
Subway tiles at the 40th Street entrance of the Times Square subway station appear to be Confederate flags. The MTA says it will replace tiles in the Times Square subway station that bear an uncanny resemblance to Confederate flags. The transit agency ...
MTA will modify Times Square subway tile resembling a Confederate flagCurbed NY
A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in break roomsThe Denver Post
NYC Subway to Change Tiles That Resemble Confederate FlagWashington Free Beacon
Fox5NY -UrbanMatter New York (blog) -MRCTV (blog) -Independent Journal Review
all 19 news articles »

11 US states added jobs in July - Washington Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:15am

Washington Post

11 US states added jobs in July
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Hiring increased in 11 U.S. states in July, while the unemployment rate tumbled to record lows in two states. The Labor Department said Friday that unemployment rates were relatively stable in most states. They fell in 15 states and rose ...
Miami-Dade unemployment rate falls amid healthy healthy job gainsMiami Herald
Metro Orlando jobless rate reported at 4 percent for JulyOrlando Sentinel
A very good jobs report for Brevard CountyFlorida Today
Washington Times -FOX43.com -WJXT Jacksonville -Orlando Business Journal
all 16 news articles »

$30M Chicken Soup Regulation A+ IPO Lists On The NASDAQ. Oversubscribed, Here's How - Forbes

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:07am

Forbes

$30M Chicken Soup Regulation A+ IPO Lists On The NASDAQ. Oversubscribed, Here's How
Forbes
On August 18th Chicken Soup For The Soul Entertainment (NASDAQ:CSSE) completed their Reg A+ IPO to the NASDAQ Global market. There are now four completed Reg A+ IPOs (the prior three are MYO, ADOM, and PIXY) since June 12th. Here we ...
Nasdaq Welcomes Reg A+ IPO Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (Nasdaq: CSSE) to The Nasdaq Stock MarketGlobeNewswire (press release)
Chicken Soup for the Soul stock debuts on Nasdaq after crowdsourced IPOCNBC
Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the SoulMiami Herald
StreetInsider.com -Times of India -Westfair Online -ForexTV.com
all 19 news articles »

11 US states added jobs in July - Washington Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:47am

Washington Post

11 US states added jobs in July
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Hiring increased in 11 U.S. states in July, while the unemployment rate tumbled to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates were relatively stable in most states. They fell in 15 states and rose in 23 ...

and more »Google News

NYC Subway To Get Rid of Mosaic After Complaints it Looks Like a Confederate Flag - MRCTV (blog)

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:40am

NYC Subway To Get Rid of Mosaic After Complaints it Looks Like a Confederate Flag
MRCTV (blog)
The New York City subway system is getting rid of a mosaic in its Times Square station that is meant to honor the area's nickname as the “Crossroads of the World” after complaints that the tiles resemble Confederate flags. Fox5NY reports the ...

and more »

China Steps Up Warnings Over Debt-Fueled Overseas Acquisitions - New York Times

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 9:44am

New York Times

China Steps Up Warnings Over Debt-Fueled Overseas Acquisitions
New York Times
Anbang Insurance Group was the first big Chinese company to make a splash overseas when it bought the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan three years ago. Credit Mary Altaffer/Associated Press. BEIJING — China moved on Friday to curb investment overseas ...

and more »

Stock Market Today - Investor's Business Daily

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 9:34am

Investor's Business Daily

Stock Market Today
Investor's Business Daily
Stocks opened to thin losses Friday's open, as earnigns reports sent retail-related names into erratic early trade. XAutoplay: On | Off The Nasdaq composite traded flat as Apple (AAPL) climbed and half the FANG stocks advanced. The S&P 500 slipped 0.2% ...
Nike Inc (NKE): Proceed With Extreme CautionLibrary For Smart Investors
Trend Indicator Update on Nike Inc (NKE)Benton Bulletin
What Do Analysts Think About NIKE Inc's (NKE) Future?Simply Wall St
Analyst Journal
all 89 news articles »

Calpine Nearing Deal to Sell Itself to Energy Capital Partners for $5.5 Billion - TheStreet.com

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 8:15am

TheStreet.com

Calpine Nearing Deal to Sell Itself to Energy Capital Partners for $5.5 Billion
TheStreet.com
Power-generation company Calpine Corp. (CPN) is nearing a deal to sell itself to private equity firm Energy Capital Partners for $5.5 billion, or $15.25 per share in cash, sources told the Wall Street Journal Friday. SMALL INVESTMENT, BIG POTENTIAL.
Energy Capital Partners to acquire Calpine for $5.6BUtility Dive
Houston power generator Calpine sells for $5.6 billion to private equityDallas News (blog)
News Highlights: Top Energy News of the DayFox Business
Seeking Alpha -Wall Street Journal (subscription) -SYS-CON Media (press release) -Reuters
all 116 news articles »

Ford CEO talks self-driving strategy - Seeking Alpha

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:46am

Ford CEO talks self-driving strategy
Seeking Alpha
Ford (NYSE:F) CEO Jim Hackett gave a measured outlook on the future of mobility and self-driving technology at the company's City of Tomorrow event in San Francisco. "When you paint the robots as perfect and humans as imperfect, we've made a big ...

and more »Google News

Foot Locker plunges nearly 20% after sales fall way short of Street; Nike, Under Armour drop - CNBC

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:40am

CNBC

Foot Locker plunges nearly 20% after sales fall way short of Street; Nike, Under Armour drop
CNBC
The athletic apparel retailer posted adjusted earnings per share of 62 cents on revenue of $1.701 billion for the second quarter. Analysts polled by Thomson One expected the company to report earnings per share of 90 cents on sales of $1.8 billion ...
Foot Locker, Inc. Reports 2017 Second Quarter ResultsPR Newswire (press release)
3 Stocks to Watch on Friday: Foot Locker, Inc. (FL), Gap Inc (GPS) and Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)Investorplace.com
Why Foot Locker could rebound despite Amazon-Nike dealFox Business
Nasdaq -Financial Times -Modern Readers -Markets Daily
all 88 news articles »

Airlines slump after Barcelona attack, but here's why you should bet they'll recover - MarketWatch

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:32am

MarketWatch

Airlines slump after Barcelona attack, but here's why you should bet they'll recover
MarketWatch
Airline stocks are tumbling across Europe on Friday, after a terrorist attack in Barcelona on Thursday left 13 people dead and more than 100 injured. A separate attack that hurt seven people in Cambrils, a town southwest of Barcelona, led police to ...
Drop in airlines dampens FTSE 100 after Spanish attackReuters
Airline stocks slump after Spain terror attacksChannel3000.com - WISC-TV3
European Stocks Edge Lower as Terror Attack in Spain Rattles Investors; Airline Stocks Head SouthNasdaq
This is Money -Sky News -Interactive Investor -Financial Times
all 28 news articles »

Top fund investors pumped brakes on fast-rising Tesla: filings - Reuters

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:18am

Reuters

Top fund investors pumped brakes on fast-rising Tesla: filings
Reuters
BOSTON (Reuters) - Top Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) investors Fidelity Investments and T. Rowe Price cut their holdings in the second quarter and indicated they were taking profits from the electric car maker stock, which is up 65 percent this year. Sellers ...
Tesla Model 3 Launch Is Losing Key Wall Street SupportLearnBonds
Why Tesla Inc (TSLA) Isn't As Eco-Friendly As You ThinkStockNews.com (blog)
Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI)- Stocks having Bumpy Ride for the DayNASDAQ Times
Stock Watch -StockNewsTimes -Week Herald -Breaking Finance News
all 24 news articles »Google News

China to limit overseas investments in real estate, sports - The Herald

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:14am

China to limit overseas investments in real estate, sports
The Herald
The Chinese government is moving to curb domestic companies' investments abroad in property, sports, entertainment and other fields, following a series of high-profile, multibillion-dollar acquisitions by Chinese firms. A document released Friday by ...

and more »

China to limit overseas investments in real estate, sports clubs - Xinhua

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 6:01am

BNN

China to limit overseas investments in real estate, sports clubs
Xinhua
BEIJING, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) -- China will limit overseas investments by domestic companies in fields including real estate and sports clubs, while encouraging them to invest in infrastructure and new technology. Overseas investments in areas including ...
The Chinese government is limiting overseas investment in propertyBusiness Insider

all 5 news articles »

Bloomberg funds $2 million in ads backing soda tax - New York Daily News

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 5:49am

Chicago Tribune

Bloomberg funds $2 million in ads backing soda tax
New York Daily News
CHICAGO (AP) — Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is throwing his support behind a Chicago-area sweetened beverage tax by financing an ad campaign backing the levy. Bloomberg's charity announced Thursday that $2 million will be spent on ...
Bloomberg funds $2 million in ads backing Preckwinkle pop taxChicago Tribune
Watch Bloomberg's ad backing Preckwinkle's pop taxCrain's Chicago Business (blog)
SNEED: Bloomberg throws support behind embattled Cook County soda taxChicago Sun-Times
Illinois News Network -WLS -Suburban Chicagoland
all 16 news articles »

Spain attacks hit stocks; Gap surges; Consumer confidence - CNNMoney

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 5:26am

CNNMoney

Spain attacks hit stocks; Gap surges; Consumer confidence
CNNMoney
1. Terror attacks hit travel stocks: Shares in European airlines and tour operators are falling after a spate of terror attacks rocked Spain, killing or injuring people from 24 countries. Air France (AFLYY), British Airways owner IAG (ICAGY), easyJet ...
Airline stocks slump after Spain terror attacksChannel3000.com - WISC-TV3
European Stocks Edge Lower as Terror Attack in Spain Rattles Investors; Airline Stocks Head SouthNasdaq
Airline stocks drop after Barcelona and Cambrils terror attacksSky News
Evening Standard -Financial Times -Yahoo Singapore News
all 8 news articles »

California Prepares For An Eclipse Of Its Solar Power - NPR

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 5:01am

NPR

California Prepares For An Eclipse Of Its Solar Power
NPR
Spectators around the country are gearing up, eclipse glasses at the ready, for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21. But another group — perhaps more anxious than eager — is preparing as well: the people who run California's electric grid. California is ...
The Solar Eclipse Could Become a Massive Test Case for Grid StorageGreentech Media
Scorching heat, rolling blackouts: The west is changing how it does summerArs Technica
What Comes of Solar Power When the Sun's EclipsedBloomberg
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -Central Valley Business Times -FOX40 -Quartz
all 65 news articles »Google News

Stocks Extend Slide on Spain Attack, Trump Turmoil: Markets Wrap - Bloomberg

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 4:54am

Bloomberg

Stocks Extend Slide on Spain Attack, Trump Turmoil: Markets Wrap
Bloomberg
Start your day with what's moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. European stocks extended a global selloff after a terrorist attack in Barcelona exacerbated unease about U.S. policy paralysis amid mounting concerns about ...
Asian Shares Join Global Slide After Barcelona AttackNasdaq
Asian Shares Track Wall Street Slide; Spain Attack WeighsU.S. News & World Report

all 2 news articles »

Asian Shares Join Global Slide After Barcelona Attack - Nasdaq

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 4:11am

Nasdaq

Asian Shares Join Global Slide After Barcelona Attack
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - Asian stocks joined a global slide on Friday as the ongoing political turmoil in Washington put President Donald Trump's stimulus and tax plans in jeopardy and a deadly attack in Spain that killed at least 13 people and injured more ...

and more »

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent 'drumbeat of distractions' - Reuters

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 1:37am

Reuters

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent 'drumbeat of distractions'
Reuters
(Reuters) - Infosys Ltd, in a surprise announcement, said Vishal Sikka has resigned as CEO citing a stream of distractions and disruptions in recent months, pushing down shares of the second-largest Indian IT services firm almost 8 percent on Friday.
How Steve Jobs inspired Vishal Sikka to leave the chaos at InfosysQuartz
India's Sensex Suffers First Drop in a Week as Infosys PlungesBloomberg
800-plus flying hours, upset founders and little time: The tragedy of Vishal SikkaEconomic Times
Nasdaq -NDTV -Washington Post -Wall Street Journal (subscription)
all 240 news articles »

Pages