Economía

'Ireland's interests are the Eu's interests' in Brexit talks, says Simon Coveney

There's a long way to go but we're off to a promising start. But in Britain many media portrayed Davis, a veteran Brexit campaigner, as having climbed down from his insistence that the European Union must immediately open talks on a future free trade agreement rather than limit negotiations, as they are now, to basic issues of the divorce, such as the rights of expatriate citizens. [Full Article...]

Oil Prices Nosedive After Massive US Crude Inventory Build

Oil Prices Nosedive After Massive US Crude Inventory Build USA shale production requires a higher price to be profitable compared with traditional crude oil .U.S. crude prices tumbled 0.6 percent to $48.57 a barrel on Friday, after losing 4.8 percent overnight, set to end the week 3.5 percent lower. [Full Article...]

Belmont Stakes 2017: Odds, who to pick and how to watch

Neither Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming nor Preakness Stakes victor Cloud Computing participated in Saturday's race. Ridden by Jose Ortiz , the Todd Pletcher-trained horse timed his surge to the line brilliantly, running alongside Irish War Cry and overtaking him before the finish line, winning by a couple of lengths. [Full Article...]

Despite China's 'Help With North Korea, It Has Not Worked Out'

They were joined by Japanese and Korean F-15s performing two separate bilateral missions, the official said. North Korea last tested a nuclear bomb in September, but it has conducted repeated missile test since and vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland, putting it at the forefront of Trump's security worries. [Full Article...]

Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble

Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble SELYUKH: Outside the Whole Foods in Northeast Washington , the shoppers were broadly pleased with the news - two trusted brands coming together, presumably planning to offer something high-quality and convenient - but then a big-picture step back from Sam Bernstein. [Full Article...]

China hopes shares finally enter global index

China hopes shares finally enter global index MSCI says its emerging markets index is tracked by more than $1.5 trillion in assets. "The expansion of Stock Connect has been a game changer for the market opening of ChinaA shares ". Today's decision will be part of a gradual decade-long process to include the entire Chinese domestic share market on the MSCI index , Ms McNaughton said. [Full Article...]

Crude oil pricing can be confusing

Crude oil pricing can be confusing The current price of oil is the weakest since shortly before OPEC agreed in late-November 2016 to collectively cut production by 1.8 million barrels per day for six months. shale production "rolling over", OPEC would need to continue its current quota for all of 2018 to keep inventories from rising or "much deeper" cuts to push them back to their five-year average. [Full Article...]

Police fatally shoot pregnant Black woman in Seattle

Police said they immediately performed first aid after shooting Lyles , but she was pronounced dead at the scene. Attorney James Bible said Tuesday that family members are heartbroken and hurting over the death of 30-year-old Charleena Lyles , a pregnant mother of four other children. [Full Article...]

Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your house

Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your house Prime Wardrobe is Amazon's entry into the apparel box space. Additionally, Prime members will have access to Prime Wardrobe at no extra cost. The service encourages shoppers to hang onto multiple items, offering discounts of up to 20% if a customer keeps five or more items. [Full Article...]

US Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates, Unveils Balance Sheet Cuts for 2017

US Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates, Unveils Balance Sheet Cuts for 2017 The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, forecasting one more hike this year. The Federal Reserve has raised its key inte. 'The tone of the statement came across as relatively hawkish, despite the disappointing readings on core inflation , which the Fed contributed partly to transitory factors, ' she said. [Full Article...]

Officers shoot, killed knife-wielding pregnant woman

Officers shoot, killed knife-wielding pregnant woman One officer called for "fast back-up" and said Lyles had two knives. Buchman said the complex "has never had a police shooting" and the incident "far outstrips anything" they've ever seen. "She called for help and she was shot". "It's a very traumatic event, absolutely", Jamieson said. "It threatens long-term harm with relationships and trust in law enforcement and other systems". [Full Article...]

US Oil Prices Tumble Below $45 After Surprise Build in Gasoline Inventories

Despite expectations of a drop in US crude stockpiles, fears of rising USA shale production are expected to continue to weigh on OPEC and its allies' efforts to rebalance supply and demand in the market. Petroleum prices extended losses on Wednesday after USA government data showed a smaller-than-expected drop in stockpiles of US crude as refineries hiked output. [Full Article...]

New study shows cats once conquered human world

New study shows cats once conquered human world A new study further strengthened now known details about the cat domestication process. "The cat's worldwide conquest began during the Neolithic period", the study authors wrote. The study focused on the spread of domesticated cats by finding ancient DNA samples from a variety of sources, including mummified cats from the British Museum. [Full Article...]

Amazon to buy organic grocery store Whole Foods for $13.4 billion

Amazon to buy organic grocery store Whole Foods for $13.4 billion Whole Foods operates 460 organic grocery stores across the United States, including many in the Bay Area, as well as Canada and the United Kingdom. The website cited an opportunity for the company to buy another entity with the logistics expertise to fill that said gap. Whole Foods and Amazon both have significant warehouses in Texas . [Full Article...]

Iran Provides Food for Qatar in the Midst of Diplomatic Crisis

Iran Provides Food for Qatar in the Midst of Diplomatic Crisis USA officials were blindsided by Saudi Arabia's decision to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar in a coordinated move with Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), current and former officials in Washington told Reuters . "Such a "Trumpification" of relations in a region already susceptible to crises is particularly risky", Gabriel said. But Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir sa... [Full Article...]

Surprising Hot ETF Following the Fed Rate Hike

Surprising Hot ETF Following the Fed Rate Hike However, Yellen said business and household confidence remain quite strong, and echoed the statement from the Fed's policysetting Federal Open Market Committee , which repeated its confidence that the USA economy would continue to expand "at a moderate pace" even with further gradual rate increases. [Full Article...]

House GOP backs bill to undo much of Dodd-Frank

It would also rid US law of the notion of "too big to fail", meaning taxpayers could no longer bail out large financial institutions that run out of cash, thus making sure that any future financial failures would guarantee a systemic threat to the entire global economy. [Full Article...]

Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat

British Prime Minister Theresa May's massive gamble in calling a snap general election has not paid off. May's bet that she could strengthen her hand by crushing what she believed to be a weak opposition Labour Party backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped her Conservative Party of a parliamentary majority. [Full Article...]

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Prior to his one year stint with HScott Motorsports in 2016 that resulted in finishes of 23rd and 40th, Bowyer had nine top-10 finishes in 10 races at MI. "There were times I wondered if this was going to happen, " Millican said. He was one of the fastest cars all weekend and had things well in hand until late in the race when he lost the lead. [Full Article...]

FTC Wants to Halt FanDuel-DraftKings Merger

FTC Wants to Halt FanDuel-DraftKings Merger The attorneys general of both California and Washington, D.C., are planning to join the FTC in a federal lawsuit, asking the court to issue a preliminary injunction to stop the deal pending the outcome of an administrative trial, now slated for November. [Full Article...]


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