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Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff


He added that as the United States is approaching the summer driving season, "the build in gasoline points to the fact demand isn't as strong as we expected". Oil edged lower on Wednesday, after U.S. data showed a smaller-than-expected decline in overall crude inventories coupled with another rise in production, hindering OPEC's efforts to reduce a global surplus of crude. Read More »

Malcolm Turnbull to add hurdles for 'privilege' of Australian citizenship

The visa class - along with the 417 backbacker visa - is heavily relied upon by some businesses in the Murraylands' food processing industry. What is the citizenship test? The new visa will be subject to work experience and English language tests for workers, and labour market testing to prove jobs cannot be filled locally. Read More »

Trump orders review of US visa program

The White House signaled that it, too, wanted to move in that direction, although there is still considerable uncertainty around what the changes to the visa program will look like. According to the executive order signed by Trump, the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Labour, and the Secretary of Homeland Security shall suggest reforms to help ensure that H-1B visas are awarded to the most-skilled or highest-paid petition beneficiaries. Read More »

Jadhav sentenced as per law, has 40 days to appeal: Aziz

Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale on Friday asked Pakistan to provide a copy of the chargesheet filed and the judgment given against Jadhav while strongly raising this issue. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj had warned that Mr Jadhav's execution would be taken by India as a "pre-meditated murder" and Pakistan should "consider its consequences" on bilateral relations, if it proceeds on this matter. Read More »

Oil prices rise on potential extension of output cuts

West Texas Intermediate for May delivery was at US$53.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, up 25 cents. Demand for oil from OPEC is seen growing by 600,000 bpd from 2016, to 32.2 million barrels daily. US crude inventories hit a record 535.5 million barrels C-STK-T-EIA this month. "The biggest takeaway is that all three main categories had draws that were bigger than expected", Kessens said. Read More »

Bartosiak: Trading Skechers' (SKX) Earnings with Options


Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 26.95, and it's gotten there by action that has been less volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. Finally, Seatown Holdings Pte. Parametrica Management Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Skechers USA during the first quarter valued at about $236,000. Read More »

No Lions place for England captain Dylan Hartley

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney has missed out on inclusive in Warren Gatland's initial squad for this summer's British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand. "It all goes back to just making sure you are playing well". "These are the best of the best from the four countries. We might disagree but that's what makes it interesting". Read More »

United Airlines tweaks crew policy after recent fiasco

A few days ago the airline announced they would no longer allow cops to remove passengers who weren't a security threat, and on Sunday they confirmed a new policy that requires employees check in for their flights at least 60 minutes before takeoff. Read More »

What Is Equal Pay Day? Here's Everything You Need to Know


Today is Equal Pay Day , a day that marks the wage discrepancies that exist between men and women in the workforce. Check out The National Women's Law Center's map below, which represents a state-by-state break down of the pay gap. Why? The rules - which will be enforced by the Equality and Human Rights Commission - require United Kingdom companies with 250 or more employees to provide data on their gender pay gap by April 2018. Read More »

United Airlines can't say if video has hit sales

And iPhone users: Check out Patch's new app . A lawyer for Dr. David Dao said his client suffered a concussion, broken nose and lost two front teeth when he was violently removed from a Unite... Congresswoman wants to end bumping. Associated Press The CEO of United Airlines says no one will be fired over the dragging of a man off a plane - including himself. Read More »

Ivanka Inc. goes to Washington


Ivanka Trump Marks LLC has 16 registered trademarks in China at the moment and 32 pending applications, the AP reported . September 29, 2016: Her company announces two new licensing agreements, for affordable fashion jewelry and baby accessories. Read More »

United Kingdom lawmakers approve general election for June

Theresa May has called the election with her party in a seemingly impregnable position in the polls. Juncker's spokesman said the election would not delay the start of negotiations, which the Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier has previously said would start in early June. Read More »

Canada move into final of World Men's Curling Championships


Gushue won gold at the 2006 Turin Olympics. Edin, a two-time world champion, won Olympic bronze at the 2014 Sochi Games. There's no rest for the world's best, however. "We feel very awesome", said Schwarz. Switzerland broke open a 3-2 game in the seventh end with four points to get past the USA men, who finish fourth a year after taking third at worlds. Read More »

EBay (EBAY) Posts Q1 Earnings Beat, Revenue Climbs 4%


The average true range of the stock is observed at 0.53 and the relative strength index of the stock is recorded at 60.65. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. The e-commerce company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54. Marketplace gross merchandise volume (GMV) increased 2% year over year (5% at constant currency), to $20.0 billion, which translated to 2% growth in revenue, to $1.8 billion. Read More »

Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement

Opposition parties including the main opposition CHP and the pro-Kurdish HDP had called on the electoral board to annul Sunday's vote, which was narrowly won by the "Yes" camp, because unstamped ballot papers were included. Supporters of the "no" vote, one, holding a banner of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, centre, chant slogans during a protest against the referendum outcome, in Istanbul, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Read More »

BP well in Alaska leaking gas after unknown incident

By looking at the aerial pictures that were released by the department, it seems that the release is under control and contained to the gravel pad only, which surrounds the head of the well. Oil was spraying from a leak near the top of the well. In 2010, a BP-operated drilling rig called Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 people and spilling almost five million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, making it the largest oil spill in U.S. Read More »

British PM Won't Appear In TV Debate Before June Vote

But the prime minister told MPs there was a "window of opportunity" to hold a vote before Brexit negotiations begin in earnest in June, and that the country needed "strong leadership" to make a success of the process. Following considerable wrangling over formats, the 2015 election campaign saw one debate featuring Mr Cameron and Mr Clegg alongside Labour's Ed Miliband and leaders of Ukip, the Scottish National Party , Greens and Plaid Cymru, as well as a second debate with the five ... Read More »

Mortgage Applications Take a Downturn


Applications for purchases decreased 3% on an unadjusted basis and decreased 1% compared with the same week one year earlier. However, the Refinance Index recorded a scant 0.2 percent increase from the previous week while the refinance share of mortgage activity increased to 42.4 percent of total applications from 41.6 percent the previous week. Read More »

Pinnacle Bank Purchases New Stake in Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD)

Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its position in Toronto-Dominion Bank by 5.2% in the first quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. acquired a new position in Toronto-Dominion Bank during the fourth quarter worth $113,000. Equities research analysts expect that Toronto-Dominion Bank will post $3.93 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Sunday, April 30th. Read More »

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG)

The company is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, April 27th. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS ), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. Read More »

'Mother of all bombs' has Afghans divided


Inamullah Meyakhil, spokesman for the central hospital in eastern Nangarhar province, said no dead or wounded had been brought to the facility from the attack. "There will be no sanctuary for terrorists in Afghanistan". It was used, we are told, against Isis (Islamic State) in Afghanistan, to demolish a cave and tunnel complex in the province of Nangarhar. Read More »

KCC rejects Westar Energy deal


In a stunning move, Kansas regulators denied Great Plains Energy' acquisition of Westar Energy. "The proposed transaction fails not only to meet the majority of the (state's) merger standards, but it fails to meet the most important of the factors". Read More »