• Nunes Controversy Could Stall House Russia Inquiry
Nunes Controversy Could Stall House Russia Inquiry

In a statement released Wednesday, March 29, Takano said due to the "bizarre covert actions" of Nunes, R-Tulare, "it is clear that such an investigation is not possible under his leadership". Nunes and Schiff met Thursday after a week's worth of canceled hearings and bickering between the committee leaders, as their investigation turned partisan fo...

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  • Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued
Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued

These reactions, of course, can be fatal if left untreated and, which makes the EpiPen product special and very important. The new announcement comes a week after Mylan said it had recalled about 81,000 EpiPen devices in countries outside the US.

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  • California, NY vow to fill climate-change void left by Trump
California, NY vow to fill climate-change void left by Trump

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an order to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question US support for an worldwide deal to fight global warming. "We believe climate change should be addressed on a global basis through multi-national agreements, such as the Pa...

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  • US Market Indexes Report Losses for March
US Market Indexes Report Losses for March

Stocks in the United States and around the world ended a strong first quarter with a whimper as investors wavered amid political and economic uncertainty. Absent any market-shaking "black swan" event, stocks are expected to remain in a relatively calm holding pattern until mid-April, when corporate earnings reports begin coming out.

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  • Mylan issues voluntary recall of EpiPens
Mylan issues voluntary recall of EpiPens

The lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. that are affected were distributed between December 17, 2015, and July 1, 2016. The recall impacts the 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg strengths of EpiPen Auto-Injector. Replacement EpiPens can be obtained from your pharmacy, if it has the auto-injector (or its generic equivalent) in stock. Adverse reactions or quality prob...

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  • Carl's Jr. says goodbye to sexy burger ads
Carl's Jr. says goodbye to sexy burger ads

Or, as it's put in their new ad: "Food, not boobs". If this campaign lasts as long as the sexy burger one, a decade from now, maybe Carl's Jr and Hardee's can even talk about how they pioneered mixing sexy models and dripping burger juices.

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  • Lululemon shares nosedive 17%
Lululemon shares nosedive 17%

Expected earnings of $0.25 to $0.27 per share also fall well below Wall Street's forecasts. On the books, cash and cash equivalents totaled $734.85 million at the end of the quarter, versus $501.48 million in the same period previous year.

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  • Amazon launches store-pick grocery service in Seattle
Amazon launches store-pick grocery service in Seattle

Amazon's first Amazon Go store is now in private testing in downtown Seattle . Of course, asking actual customers to move in slow motion isn't feasible, and Amazon will delay the store's public opening due to technical difficulties, the Wall Street Journal reports .

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  • The lessons Trump and Ryan failed to learn from history
The lessons Trump and Ryan failed to learn from history

She's going off. He's the president, and now she's there like, 'Paul Ryan , you should know better, you should know my son doesn't know anything about health care. U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) smiles during a news conference with Democratic leaders on the Republicans' attempt to repeal the Obamacare health care legislation ...

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  • Top economies yield to US, drop no-protectionism pledge
Top economies yield to US, drop no-protectionism pledge

The statement by the G-20, which brings together the world's top economic and diplomatic powers, is important as it helps set the tone for global economic policy. The divisions between the US and other major powers over trade were on display again Friday, when Trump hosted German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the White House.

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  • Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President
Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President

It was not immediately clear whether Trump was actually playing golf. White House press secretary Sean Spicer also used to complain about Obama's golfing . Saturday night. Needless to say, the social media reaction was swift against Fox News, whose commentators have staunchly defended Trump and his White House.

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  • Trump to sign order to scrap Obama's Clean Power Plan: EPA chief
Trump to sign order to scrap Obama's Clean Power Plan: EPA chief

But without the burdensome, job destroying Obama era regulations, power plants should be able to put a lid on rising electricity costs. The EPA's Clean Power Plan, which required each state to establish a locally suitable program to cut carbon emissions from its electric utilities, was already held up in court following a lawsuit against it filed...

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  • EU Approves Dow Chemical-DuPont Merger
EU Approves Dow Chemical-DuPont Merger

DuPont has already divested itself of its herbicides business, and has already sold its ethylene acrylic acid copolymers business to South Korean company SK Global Chemical Co. and China National Chemical Corp.'s agreement to buy Syngenta AG, would whittle down six industry players to three behemoths in America, Germany and China.

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  • San Diego jobless rate fell to 4.1 percent in February
San Diego jobless rate fell to 4.1 percent in February

The VEC said February's jobless rate is the lowest recorded in Virginia since June 2008. The industries with the largest jobs gains in the Jacksonville area over the year were professional and business services with 5,200 new jobs, and education and health services with 5,000 new jobs.

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  • LK Advani welcomes SC observation on Ayodhya matter
LK Advani welcomes SC observation on Ayodhya matter

The apex court's suggestion comes days after the BJP won the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections with a historic mandate. Astrologer in Shanidhaam temple of Ayodhya Swami Hardayal Shastri said , "Time has come for peaceful settlement of Ayodhya issue as according to the stars it is clear that in the coming time, the dispute will be solved".

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  • Gold futures rise as traders prepare for UK leaving EU
Gold futures rise as traders prepare for UK leaving EU

Wall Street shares drifted lower on Monday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump's plan to cut taxes and boost the economy could take longer than earlier expected. As I gain more confidence in the outlook I could support three total this year. Gold prices have rebounded more than US$35 from its low hit before the policy decision to boo...

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  • Uber president leaves after six months
Uber president leaves after six months

The company reiterated its promise to release a report on diversity at Uber by the end of this month. He joined Uber from Target Corp, where he was chief marketing officer and is credited with modernising the retailer's brand. Huffington vowed that the company would honor the report from Holder's law firm, whatever it might contain, and make thos...

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  • Dollar slides, world stocks gain on Fed move, Dutch vote
Dollar slides, world stocks gain on Fed move, Dutch vote

The Bank of England also stood pat on interest rates at 0.25%. Prospects for higher rates have generally been dollar-positive and gold-negative as a richer buck makes gold less attractive to investors using another currency. "The reason for the rates rally in the aftermath was the 5-10 year inflation print which fell to a record low of 2.2 pe...

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  • Oil Production Rising, Demand Slowing in 2017: IEA
Oil Production Rising, Demand Slowing in 2017: IEA

OPEC agreed to cut 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd) from its production, with Russian Federation and other non-OPEC producers agreeing to cut about 600,000 bpd more. Ltd and Indian Oil Corp. "Prices are being boosted by a noticeably weaker USA dollar, which finds itself under selling pressure in the wake of yesterday's Fed meeting", analysts...

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  • Asia markets up, dollar struggles
Asia markets up, dollar struggles

Hong Kong's Hang Seng edged 0.1 percent higher to 24,309.93, while the Shanghai Composite shed almost 1.0 percent to 3,237.45. China's central bank raised short-term interest rates following the USA rate increase. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.2 percent to 5,799.60 and India's Sensex was up 0.3 percent at 29,683.29. The Netherlands has its own ...

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