Stories about Money

May 17 2017

South Georgia Stamp Out Hunger food drive is biggest one yet

Harvesters says kids who receive free or reduced meals at school will soon be home for summer and need the help. This past Saturday, members with the National Associa...

May 17 2017

Post office 'stamps out hunger'

To participate, simply leave canned goods out for your mail carrier on May 13; or place them in a barrel in the Oakhurst post office labeled "Food Bank". "The carriers an...

May 17 2017

US stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

Editor's pick: What investors can learn from a Navy SEAL, a cheap bank stock, and how ETFs are taking over the TSXInvestors were also cautious about potential delays to t...

May 17 2017

Dow, S&P slide a bit; Nasdaq at record high

The Nasdaq gained 20.20 (+0.33 percent) to close at 6,169.87 while the S&P 500 finished at 2,400.67, down 1.65 (-0.07 percent) from its open. Benchmark U.S. The home-im...

May 17 2017

Bill Gates tells college students what careers he'd pursue today

He said it took him "decades" to learn of the world's worst inequities. In a final piece of advice, Gates encourages all graduates to read The Better Angels of Our N...

May 17 2017

Swanson, Freeman deliver as Braves ease past Jays on road

Of course, the Braves' inconsistent offense is not completely the fault of Swanson or Phillips. "I got the most out of guys I was able to observe, not necessarily the g...

May 17 2017

Topeka weather for Tuesday, May 16, 2017: Thunderstorms likely

Sunny, with a high near 87 degrees. Winds will be from the south/ southeast at 10-15 miles per hour. Rain is likely before noon on Thursday when the high temperatur...

May 17 2017

April Housing Starts, Permits Bring Bad News for First-Time Homebuyers

The weakness was led by a big drop in the volatile sector of apartment construction. "This continued, slow pace of construction of new homes is a major bottleneck to a ...

May 17 2017

White House Dodges Questions About Possible Comey Tapes

All I want is for Comey to be honest and I hope he will be, and I'm sure he will be, I hope". He told Comey that Flynn hadn't done anything wrong. But President Donal...

May 17 2017

Access Intelligence plc (ACC) Insider Sells £800 in Stock

The stock's market cap is GBX 13.56 million. It also distributes complementary building products for residential and non-residential building exteriors. Since November 18...

May 17 2017

Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

The nationalist Alternative for Germany was seen winning 7.5%, giving it seats in its 13th state legislature, and the opposition Left Party around 5%. Schulz defiantly as...

May 16 2017

Saudi Arabian-Russian Agreement Boosts Crude Oil Prices, Key Resistance Within Reach

USA crude oil prices rose ~4.2% in the week ending May 12, 2017, due to the expectation of an extension of major producers' production cut deal beyond 2017. "Each side is...

May 16 2017

Judge orders Uber not to use technology taken from Waymo

The company that began as Google's driverless auto project has reached a deal to collaborate with ride-hailing app Lyft on tests of self-driving vehicles. The spokesper...

May 16 2017

United changing cockpit-door codes after inadvertent leak

Some cockpit door passwords might have been compromised and made public on United Airlines, the carrier announced, adding that it has procedures in place to counteract th...

May 16 2017

Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

CHICAGO , Ill. - May 15, 2017 - tronc, Inc. has entered into a non-binding letter of intent to acquire Wrapports Holdings, LLC, the owner of the Chicago Sun-Times and oth...

May 16 2017

Buffett's firm buys more airline stock in first quarter

Berkshire took the stake in Fox at the end of 2014. In general, the deputies tend to make smaller investments than their boss. Berkshire bought stakes in all four airli...

May 16 2017

Economic data pushes scrips to all-time high

The 30-share barometer closed at an all-time high of 30,322.12, up 133.97 points, or 0.44 per cent. The gauge had retreated 62.83 points on Friday. The 30-scrip Sensiti...

May 16 2017

Diesel Pollution Worse Than Global Tailpipe Tests Estimate

The team, which included scientists from the University of Colorado at Boulder (UC Boulder) and the U.S. non-profit organisation the International Council on Clean Trans...

May 16 2017

The Coca-Cola Company Posted losses of -0.18% in the Last Trade

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of KO. Finally, Lazard Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Coca-Cola European Part...

May 16 2017

Rex Tillerson responds to John McCain's criticism

I think it's been well documented, it's pretty well understood, the nature of that interference, here and elsewhere. Asked about Trump's campaign vow to move the USA em...