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by | October 01, 2017 | 05:21

New York's elected federal officials had mixed reactions to President Donald Trump's tax-reform proposal. The plan still must be turned into legislation, which was not expected until after Congress makes progress on the fiscal 2018 budget, perhaps in October.

by | September 28, 2017 | 06:50

Ricardo Rosselló to the New York Times Tuesday. The governor specifically lauded the administration's initial deployment of over 10,000 federal staff to help rebuild and fix the stricken USA territory. We continue to assess the impact of Hurricane Maria on our employees, facilities, customers and patients we serve. Much of the Island was destroyed, with billions of dollars owed to Wall Street and the banks which, sadly, must be dealt with.

by | September 27, 2017 | 09:39

An economic assessment by Standard & Poor's Global Ratings threw more cold water on the bill. "So, Senator McCain is talking about a better process". But, he added, "the missing agreement for us as Republicans has been we know what we don't like". Democratic leaders roundly rejected the revised draft of the repeal legislation as a sleight of hand to gain support.

by | September 22, 2017 | 06:41

On the Nasdaq , 1,515 issues rose and 1,177 fell. The Russell 2000 is up 13.71 points, or 1 percent. Several packaged food companies also declined. Some Fed officials have questioned whether the central bank should continue raising rates, which it typically does to forestall inflation, at a time when price growth remains so low.

by | September 22, 2017 | 03:21

USA stocks were poised for a steady opening with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures unchanged. (Equities generally rise when they expect stimulus and accommodation from central banks, so removing stimulus measures can naturally be anticipated to have the opposite effect.) Wall St opened as much as 0.4% in negative territory on Thursday morning.

by | September 21, 2017 | 03:47

The Fed also announced it will begin a "drawdown"-a move to decrease the number of assets remaining on its balance sheet-next month". Of course, this misses the obvious: The Fed is about to finally start the process of reversing years of QE-based bond-buying stimulus that's been responsible for the smooth and easy nature of the bull market since 2012.

by | September 20, 2017 | 15:46

According to a court document reported by the Washington Post , the district attorney charged that Stockley was heard threatening to kill Smith during the vehicle chase, and, once he drove into Smith's auto, got out and shot five times into the auto, killing him.

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:41

After holding Los Angeles to a three-and-out at the start of the game, the Dolphins marched 70 yards on 13 plays to take a 3-0 lead on Cody Parkey's 30-yard field goal. "The thought of playing in a smaller stadium like this is better for game-day presentation and fan interaction, having a close-knit group that you can really deal with on an intimate basis throughout the game and get everyone focused on the same thing at the same time", Tamar said.

by | September 14, 2017 | 04:12

Originally there was speculation that enrollment would've prevented you from suing the company or joining a class action lawsuit related to the credit breach. Ask the post office to put your mail on hold, or have a neighbor pick up your mail, when you are away from home for more than a couple of days. Yes, you can still use your credit cards.

by | September 02, 2017 | 15:28

In Brazil, state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA has hiked gasoline and diesel prices twice for September to match spikes in US prices caused by Harvey. The Phillips 66 refinery in Lake Charles, Louisiana, will receive crude from the strategic reserve as part of an agreement requiring the company to replace the oil once supplies are flowing again.

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:38

While the waiting period will adversely impact some policyholders, the principal features of this new law are the prejudgment interest and attorneys' fees components. Reinsurers providing the US National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) with flood reinsurance protection could suffer a total loss given the magnitude of Harvey flooding, Fitch said on August 30.

by | August 31, 2017 | 13:38

In many cases the social media team asked the person to send their contact details on direct mail. The entire Sion-Parel belt had gone underwater, making residents jittery. Meanwhile, Police Commissioner Datta Padsalgikar and Joint Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Deven Bharti were monitoring the situation in Mumbai from the main police control room, the official said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 11:41

Expedia disclosed an internal message in an SEC filing Monday morning, in which Expedia Chairman Barry Diller wrote that "Nothing has been yet finalized, but having extensively discussed this with Dara I believe it is his intention to accept".

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:29

Apple To Launch iPhone 8 On Sep 12?:- As per media reports , Apple is expected to launch its next flagship device, iPhone 8. The third will have an all new design, without bezels, a home button, and potentially new facial recognition technology to unlock the phone.

by | August 19, 2017 | 20:13

The peak of the eclipse will occur at 2:37 p.m., and the eclipse will end at 3:57 p.m. The total eclipse - the first in almost a century to stretch across the continental USA - will treat millions to a fleeting and unforgettable sight when the sun disappears behind the moon and day turns to night.

by | June 22, 2017 | 02:46

The 13 senators invited to lunch at the White House were a mix of conservative and moderate Republicans . "To call a bill that he pushed " mean " leaves us scratching our heads", Brat said . Many Republicans say the closed-door negotiating process is necessary to find the right balance to get the needed votes. If the Senate's Republican leadership follows along, with a plan written in secret by a hand-picked group of men, the chamber's moderate Republicans must reject it.

by | June 20, 2017 | 22:13

USA shale-oil drillers, who aren't a part of the output agreement, have been cited as the main culprit, disrupting OPEC's efforts to stabilize oil prices . It is hard to tell a group of the world's biggest oil producers, which run state-owned companies with hundreds of analysts, that they are wrong. Libya is exempt from the current OEPC and top non-OPEC producer deal to remove 1.8 million barrels of crude per day from the market to help boost oil prices.

by | June 18, 2017 | 10:02

James, on the other hand, set the record as he is the only player in history to record a triple-double in the NBA Finals . Every time the Cavaliers made a run, Durant was able to help the Warriors hold them off at arm's length, using arms longer than most .

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:50

May formalized the deal around 1 pm June 9 at Buckingham Palace, where she asked the Queen for permission to form a government. Many within the Conservative Party now believe it is time for her to go and time for the party to choose a new leader.

by | June 08, 2017 | 09:48

Short said he believed that the Senate healthcare bill would be "similar" to the House package. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to Reuters during an interview in Washington, U.S., May 24, 2017. Additionally, the House bill would phase out the expansion of Medicaid. "We're going to have a vote one way or the other", Sen. Democrats have pointed to that strategy as irrefutable proof that Republicans have no interest in reaching across the aisle on health care .

by | May 28, 2017 | 07:58

The Senate months ago approved a sweeping proposal requiring transgender people to use public restrooms corresponding to the gender on their birth certificates - similar to a law that sparked national outcry and boycotts worth billions of dollars in lost revenue when North Carolina approved a similar measure past year.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:28

A hundred trillion dollars? Congress has been adding tens of billions of dollars annually to pay for crumbling roads because gas tax revenue is not keeping up with fix needs. The Trump administration has touted its tax plan as revenue-neutral because of the economic growth it says would result from more money in Americans' pockets.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:20

She said Google is looking to hire AI engineers in China to add to the more than 500 staff in Beijing and Shanghai . Officials promptly accused the company of violating agreements made before entering the market. And the first 100 moves were the best anyone had ever played against AlphaGo's master version. This week's series in the eastern Chinese city of Wuzhen has been closely watched by futurists and Go fans curious over whether AlphaGo could beat the world's best, after ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:24

The threat of Dhoni looms the largest over Mumbai who were undone by his power-hitting in Qualifier 1. This is Mumbai's fourth final and Pune's maiden appearance in the summit clash. The Hyderabad track has been two-paced so far this season and if another slow wicket is on offer, spinners are likely to play a crucial role. Hardik Pandya has the highest number of runs scored in an over, 28, in the tournament.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:22

As of the end of the Obama administration, the full climate action plan had yet to be fully rolled out. Mr. Trump originally promised a decision before the G-7 meeting , but the timetable was pushed back amid continued debate inside the White House.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:11

And this report came just a day after The Washington Post reported Trump revealed "highly classified" information to Russia's foreign minister. Optimism over the Trump administration's pro-growth policies had driven a sharp rally in USA stocks since his election in November.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:49

Climate negotiators return for talks in Bonn on Tuesday under the cloud of Donald Trump's threats to pull America from the hard-fought Paris Agreement, as the president prepares to hold a special meeting to discuss USA participation. President Donald Trump vowed during his lengthy run for the White House to cancel US involvement in the accord reached by 196 nations, but since assuming power has wavered.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:27

This ransomware is called "WannaCry". "That is a huge concern right now", said Darien Huss, a senior security research engineer at Proofpoint who was among the researchers who helped disable the virus, called "WannaCry", told ABC News today.

by | May 16, 2017 | 16:09

To maintain the standard of continuous coverage, a person could not let their insurance lapse for more than 63 days, and insurance obtained through an employer, COBRA, Medicare, Medicaid, or the individual market satisfies the requirement.

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:49

On average, equities analysts expect that Snap will post ($0.51) EPS for the current fiscal year. The company's shares fell more than 20% in after-hours trading in NY. J.P. Morgan expected Snap's first-quarter DAUs to grow to 169 million, while Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co Inc pegged it at 173 million. If the company wants to expand its user base, it will have to broaden its reach to include older people.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:51

Although only two of the four possible tile styles are being made available at this point. People can now order the smooth black glass shingles and the textured glass shingles for their Solar Roof . Interested parties can place an order for a solar roof with a down payment of $1310. Latest reports suggest that Tesla solar roofs can now be pre-ordered in Australia.

by | May 11, 2017 | 21:44

In the United States, U.S. crude stockpiles posted their biggest one-week drawdown since December last week as imports dropped sharply, while inventories of refined products also fell. Aramco and other producers typically issue monthly notices to refineries and other buyers with contracted supplies outlining their intended allocations to each customer.

by | May 10, 2017 | 13:01

And that's because the Affordable Care Act existed. There has been quite a bit of activity this spring, both at the state and federal level, concerning health care reform. These people have increasingly found themselves facing ever escalating premiums and dwindling choices, and this group has received surprisingly little attention in this debate - but they are important stakeholders in what occurs.

by | May 10, 2017 | 12:16

In 2009, the Penguins beat the Capitals , 6-2, in Game 7 of an Eastern Conference semifinal at Washington . "This is the first time this series Pittsburgh has their back against the wall as well", Trotz said. "If we keep just pounding pucks. he's going to get exhausted". There was a sequence in the second period that they couldn't clear their own zone for awhile and the Capitals just kept buzzing.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:10

But the instinctive public reactions are that President Trump - and corporations - will get tax breaks from it. Candidate Trump promised not to touch the large entitlement programs of Medicaid and Social Security, which takes a large part of the necessary spending reform off the table.