Finance

Fare rises mean commuters lose 13% of salary getting to work

Season tickets have increased a third faster than wages in 2018. Bruce Williamson, of campaign group Railfuture, said: It's no wonder that poor value for mone...


Raptors Drop Bucks In OT

The Bucks fell to 19-and-16. "Tonight, DeMar DeRozan played like a superstar". It was pointed out to DeMar DeRozan that the Raptors are about to face a ...


Dudes rejoice: Recreational marijuana finally legal in California

California has always been seen as the stoner capital of the United States , but the largest state has finally joined seven other states and the District of Co...


Customs processing outage delays worldwide travelers

EST (0030 GMT) and was resolved about 9:30 EST (0230 GMT), the agency said in a statement. Several other airports also confirmed the outage. According to th...


Georgia strays from script but rallies for win, heads to championship

Mayfield: Mayfield proved why he was this year's Heisman Trophy victor. Auburn needed only 1:44 to pull back within seven on a 7-yard Eli Stove end-aroun...


Foreign agents blamed for death of two protesters

Rouhani said that demonstrators had the right to protest the government, and he also acknowledged that some of the protesters' grievances were legitimate. Ira...


EuroMillions on the hunt for €38.9m ticket holder

The winning ticket was sold in Ireland. The winning numbers for the December 30 draw are 04, 08, 22, 23, and 48, with the lucky stars 01 and 12. It has be...


Pay raise in store for minimum wage earners

It will then go up to $15 an hour at a time to be determined by the New York State Department of Labor. "They're all 17, 18 year old high school kids". She owns...


Capital International Investors Lowers Stake in Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $157.58. NGAM Advisors L.P. raised its position in shares of Caterpillar by 2.9% du...


First Merchants Corp Increases Holdings in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Matrix Asset Advisors Inc who had been investing in Mondel...


Family sues airline over elderly woman's fatal escalator fall

In June, 75-year-old Bernice Kekona was attempting to catch a connecting flight at the Portland International Airport when she tumbled 21 steps down an escalato...


Food chain tests 'Merry Munchie Meal' for marijuana smokers

However, it will have a limited run-it'll only be available at three locations in Long Beach (Snoop's hometown) from January 18-25. The price? Obviously, it's...


Sheriff's deputies to offer New Year's Eve safe rides

An Uber spokesman told AAP the introduction of surge pricing to UberTAXI was aimed to encourage more cab drivers to use the app over the New Year's period. "Th...


Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Insider Thomas M. Kelley Sells 35604 Shares

It has outperformed by 181.69% the S&P500. Wexford Capital Lp increased Marathon Pete Corp ( MPC ) stake by 3.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. More import...


Revenue Estimates Analysis Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

Therefore 0 are positive. Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB ) touched its 1-Year High price of $31.83 on 12/04/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $23.20 on 06/0...


Bitcoins like Ponzi schemes

Globally, the finance ministries all over the world have labeled Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as bogus due to their no intrinsic value. Noting tha...


Liquor law change extends bars' Sunday hours for New Year's Eve

Semro said sales were good for Bridge Liquors leading up to Christmas, but he said on Christmas Eve last Sunday, people were still knocking on their doors. "Sto...


Safe and Sober rides offered this New Year's Eve

Planning ahead, taking public transit, calling a cab, riding with a designated driver or staying overnight will make sure this year's celebrations are ones to r...


Apple CEO Tim Cook's Annual Pay Jumps 47 Percent to $12.8 Million

It was part of a public disclosure of how much Cook and the next four highest-paid execs over at Apple got paid this year. Each of the top officers, not inc...


Tigress Financial: "Time To "Buy" Starbucks Corporation (NDAQ:SBUX)"

Starbucks Corp now has $82.25B valuation. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 301,987 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $17,633,000 after purchas...