Author: 0 Sprint's loss narrows as company adds phone subscribers

The Overland Park, KS-based wireless carrier reported a Q4 net loss of ($0.07), which was $0.04 worse than the Wall Street consensus estimate of ($0.03). Sprint said it added 187,000, including postpaid losses of 118,000, prepaid net additions of 180,000, and wholesale and affiliate additions of 125,000 in the fourth quarter.

Author: 0 SpaceX Launches US Military Spy Satellite

Declassified in 1992, the once-secret NRO oversees the United States' fleet of spy satellites, which have conducted dozens of classified missions. "I can tell you that everyone of our launches, everyone of our payloads we put up in space brings new, incredible technology, new capabilities to our warfighters, our policy makers, all of it helps keep us safe as a nation", said Karen Furgerson, of the NRO.

Business Report Names Wisconsin Among 12 Worst States for Drinking Water Safety
Author: 0 Report Names Wisconsin Among 12 Worst States for Drinking Water Safety

In Essex County, 101 violations were reported in 2015, and, in Morris County, 87 violations were reported, according to the NRDC analysis. About 12,000 of those violations had the potential to affect health, because of water contamination by at least one of about 100 regulated pollutants , including coliform bacteria, nitrates and lead.

Author: 0 Trump says he won't pull United States out of NAFTA

Freeland's sharp reminder: We like to be nice, but don't mess with us. "If we have a dispute that lasts for a long period of time and there is price volatility or prices come back down then we could have some impacts on this side of the border".

Business Halfords boss Jill McDonald to head M&S clothing arm
Author: 0 Halfords boss Jill McDonald to head M&S clothing arm

Having previously worked at the McDonald's Corp fast-food chain and British Airways, she brings little experience of the apparel market, though some analysts said that may not count against her. McDonald added: "M&S has a unique, special relationship with its customers and I am very motivated by working closely with customers to drive and shape results".

Business Blast hits Toronto financial district, may be due to transformer
Author: 0 Blast hits Toronto financial district, may be due to transformer

The incident prompted emergency responders to evacuate the Royal Bank of Canada office building at 20 King Street West and part of the underground PATH system. Toronto Hydro says it has some 11,000 vaults in all, and the majority are downtown. Capt. Adrian Ratushniak says the blaze smouldered for more than 12 hours and crews put out the remains of the fire on Tuesday morning.

Author: 0 Hollywood writers, producers reach deal; strike averted

Hollywood breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday after movie and TV writers struck a tentative, 11th hour contract deal with major networks and studios, averting a second strike in 10 years. Any work beyond that span will now require additional payment for hundreds of writer-producers. It also cost the Los Angeles County economy an estimated $2.5 billion , according to the Associated Press.

Author: 0 Bitcoin soars to all-time high

Potential uses - While ether can be traded in the same way as bitcoin , the SEC notes in a statement that ether, unlike bitcoin , was not created to be a pure store of value. MSFT, +1.42% J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Excluding a few brief dips, bitcoin BTCUSD, +5.20% has rallied sharply and consistently since the beginning of the year.

Business No timeline on charges in jail death
Author: 0 No timeline on charges in jail death

Prosecutors in Milwaukee County took the unusual step of putting together an "inquest jury" to see if they felt there was probable cause to charge any jail employees with crimes for Thomas' death. He said he has no timeline on when criminal charges could come and who could face them. Chisholm said he conducted an inquest because what happened was a "major system failure" and he wanted the public to have some input in his decision.

Business Education secretary to speak at historically black school
Author: 0 Education secretary to speak at historically black school

Bethune-Cookman president Edison Jackson said in a statement he understands the concerns from critics of DeVos, but "it does not benefit our students to suppress voices we disagree with". In addition, her confirmation has come under question as she has personally donated almost $2.5 million dollars to the Republican Party and over the years, her family has contributed more than $950,000.

Author: 0 Earnings On Deck For CMS Energy Corporation

Over the past twelve months, CMS Energy Corporation ( NYSE : CMS)'s stock was 9.34%. A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on CMS shares. CMS Energy Corporation's (CMS ) witnessed a loss of -0.20% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 45.40. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 1st.

Author: 0 U.S. misunderstands NAFTA, North American business body says

On Tuesday, Trudeau and Trump spoke on the phone about the lumber disagreement as well as complaints over dairy trade. The dispute became news across the state when Grassland Dairy notified almost 60 farms in Wisconsin it would no longer buy their milk starting May 1st because of new trade policies by the Canadian government.

Business Christie rejects bill aimed at Trump's taxes as a 'stunt'
Author: 0 Christie rejects bill aimed at Trump's taxes as a 'stunt'

For some, however, this changing tide has been a tough pill (or bud, as it were) to swallow; in 2015, when asked about a poll showing a majority of young Republicans to approve of recreational marijuana legalization, Christie's response was: "We can't focus on what every poll says, everybody".

Business Oilers praise Talbot, expect energy boost from home fans
Author: 0 Oilers praise Talbot, expect energy boost from home fans

Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinal series is Sunday. Twice before they won the next three games to take a 3-2 lead in a best-of-7 series. Grant Fuhr was standing in the hallway near the visiting dressing room at Honda Center wearing a gray Edmonton Oilers hoodie when Wayne Gretzky walked up.

Business Syria Rejects French Government's Accusations on Chemical Attack
Author: 0 Syria Rejects French Government's Accusations on Chemical Attack

According to the French army, only the Syrian regime had helicopters so it had to be behind the attack. It said the findings matched the results of samples obtained by French intelligence, including an unexploded grenade, from an attack in Saraqib on April 29, 2013, which Western powers have accused the regime of carrying out.

Author: 0 Oil slides more after USA settlement on API inventory report

Latest data from the Energy Information Administration showed US output rose to 9.25 million barrels a day last week, the highest level since August 2015. USA stockpiles and production have cast doubt on whether the cuts were enough. US supplies of crude are still near records and more than 100 million barrels higher than the five-year average for this time of the year, data compiled from the EIA show.

Business Asian stocks, euro steady as markets pause for breath after French election
Author: 0 Asian stocks, euro steady as markets pause for breath after French election

Warnings against the dangers of globalization and terrorism and efforts to portray rival Emmanuel Macron as the establishment candidate will be at the heart of Marine Le Pen's campaign for the May 7 French election runoff. "Their desire for change too", 39-year-old Macron told thousands of flag-waving, cheering supporters in Paris on Sunday. While Le Pen failed to make her trademark themes of immigration, security and terrorism the core of the first campaign, the FN's Dussausaye said it ...

Business Raw, unedited rescue: 'Dear Jesus, please let this baby breathe'
Author: 0 Raw, unedited rescue: 'Dear Jesus, please let this baby breathe'

In video footage, the family's SUV can be seen upside down and partially submerged in floodwaters near Myrtle Springs as passers-by desperately try to force the doors open to rescue the children. "No color at all and the eyes were not focused when I looked down", Tom told WFAA-TV. The update as of this moment is Marshal is in excellent condition and is full of life.

Business US military sexual assaults down as reports reach record high
Author: 0 US military sexual assaults down as reports reach record high

The estimated amount of sexual assault on both men and women in the military has declined over the last decade, according to a new Pentagon report. Burkhardt said preventing sexual assault "is essential to military readiness". Rates of sexual assault for women dropped from 4.9 percent in 2014 to 4.3 percent previous year, while rates for men decreased from 0.9 to 0.6 percent.

Business Cisco strikes $610m deal to buy SD-WAN firm Viptela
Author: 0 Cisco strikes $610m deal to buy SD-WAN firm Viptela

Upon completing the acquisition, Viptela's team will join Cisco's Enterprise Routing team within the Networking and Security Business led by SVP David Goeckeler . Cisco has a reputation for consolidating various segments, and SD-WAN could be a growing target for the company as it looks to play a bigger role in their service provider's network virtualization plans.

Author: 0 Oil edges higher as OPEC boost offsets dent from U.S. supply

U.S. petrol stocks posted a counter-seasonal build of 1.5-million barrels, because of rising refining activity. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were also down 4 cents at $52.61 a barrel. Global benchmark Brent crude futures swooned as low as $54.61, the lowest since April 7, then settled down 47 cents at $54.89 a barrel. The surprise build, along with an increase in U.S.

Business Health insurer Aetna's adjusted profit breezes past estimates
Author: 0 Health insurer Aetna's adjusted profit breezes past estimates

Aetna Inc . has a 52-week low of 104.59 and a 52-week high of 137.19. Aetna (NYSE:AET) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 2nd. The major insurance provider earned $2.71 a share, smoking analysts' initial estimates of around $2.37 a share, according to Aetna's first-quarter results .

Business Trump considers breaking up large banks
Author: 0 Trump considers breaking up large banks

In response to a question regarding breaking the banks and reinstating the Glass-Steagall law, which separated commercial and investment banks but was repealed in 1999, President Trump said he is "looking at that right now". congressional figures, such as Democrat Elizabeth Warren and Republican John McCain. Later, in the daily press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said, "We're looking at a 21st century Glass Steagall".

Author: 0 Videos of SpaceX's rocket landing are like something out of science fiction

NROL-76 will launch on Falcon 9, a two-stage rocket designed from the ground up by SpaceX for the reliable and cost-efficient transport of satellites and SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft. But, SpaceX then filed a lawsuit against the U.S Air Force saying that it unfairly awarded staggering sums of money to a single aviation company for its national security launches.

Author: 0 Rep. Brady: House, Trump on '80 Percent Common Ground'

The newspaper said the two taxes primarily hit the wealthiest Americans by limiting the deductions and other benefits available to them. "So, in essence, we are creating a zero tax rate for the first Dollars 24,000 that a couple earns", Gary said.

Author: 0 Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

The deal includes a promise by Greece to cut pensions and increase taxes, in exchange for permission to give rent subsidies and increase child support, a Greek government source told the Bloomberg news agency. Greek lawmakers will vote on the measures agreed with creditors before the report is crafted. Promising to cut pensions and give taxpayers fewer breaks, Greece has paved the way for the disbursement of further rescue funds from worldwide lenders and possibly opened the door to ...

Business Stall Speed: Dow Gains 36 Points But 21000 Remains Out of Reach
Author: 0 Stall Speed: Dow Gains 36 Points But 21000 Remains Out of Reach

The latest data from Thomson Reuters showed that the S&P 500 companies' blended earnings in the first quarter of 2017 are expected to rise 13.6 percent year on year, while the revenues are forecast to increase 7.1 percent. "The U.S. rig count indicates that there is plenty more to come", analysts at JBC Energy said in a report, referring to the outlook for U.S. production.

Author: 0 U.S. Economy Hits Speed Bump

Bloomberg reported the USA economy expanded at the slowest pace in three years as weak auto sales and lower home-heating bills dragged down consumer spending, offsetting a pickup in investment led by housing and oil drilling. "Household spending was held down by a drop back in motor vehicle sales from a near-record high at the end of a year ago and the unseasonably warm winter weather, which depressed utilities spending", said Paul Ashworth, chief U.S.

Business Greece promises greater austerity to secure bailout funds
Author: 0 Greece promises greater austerity to secure bailout funds

Greek finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos said: "The negotiation is completed, there's white smoke", according to Athens-based news agency ANA. Creditor officials from the euro area and the International Monetary Fund will leave Athens Tuesday and return to their bases to craft the compliance report for a meeting of euro-area finance ministers on May 22.

Author: 0 United Airlines settles with bloodied passenger, overhauls policies

According to one of Dao's lawyers, his client suffered a broken nose and concussion, and lost two teeth. An image made from a video shows a passenger being removed from a United Airlines flight in Chicago, April 9, 2017. "United and Dr. Dao have reached an amicable resolution of the unfortunate incident that occurred", United spokeswoman Megan McCarthy said in an emailed statement.

Author: 0 Oil falls as expected United States fuel-supply gain counters crude drop

The better question, though-the one really worth discussing-is this: how long will it take before this market intervention is finally able to eat away at the global glut of oil that precipitated the crude price collapse? Crude oil futures plunged to their lowest settlement since late November ahead of data on U.S.

Business Shopify delivers solid Q1, revenue up 75 percent
Author: 0 Shopify delivers solid Q1, revenue up 75 percent

Analysts' were expecting Shopify Inc (US ) to report losses per share of one penny for the quarter. Analysts predict that Shopify Inc will post ($0.18) earnings per share for the current year. and global trademark and copyright legislation. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at

Author: 0 Spicer: Trump 'Well Aware' Of Human Rights Concerns Around Duterte Invite

Thousands have been killed by police and vigilantes since Duterte took office and vowed to eradicate his country's massive drug problem. "The discussion that transpired between the presidents was warm, with President Trump expressing his understanding and appreciation of the challenges facing the Philippine president, especially on the matter of risky drugs", Mr Abella said in a statement.

Author: 0 Oil rebounds on US stocks drawdown, declining OPEC compliance weighs

Something along these lines happened last week when WTI crude inventories fell though product inventories rose despite the fact that imports into the USA increased by over a million barrels per day to 8.912 million barrels. Benchmark Brent futures were down 40 cents, or 0.8 percent, at $51.12 a barrel by 12:22 p.m. EDT. WTI was trading at its lowest since April 27. "Until OPEC removes the fear that they might not extend their production cuts, it will be hard for oil to get a bid", Davis ...

Author: 0 Budget chief says spending bill still a 'win'

Later, at a Rose Garden ceremony to present the commander-in-chief trophy, Trump pointed out his accomplishments to members of the Air Force Academy. Aside from an increase in military spending and an increase in funding for some aspects of border security, the deal did not contain much of what the president has said are his priorities, including replacing Obamacare, defunding Planned Parenthood, and cutting spending on wasteful programs in the arts and those focused on climate change.

Business Apple, tech lift Wall Street as Nasdaq sets record
Author: 0 Apple, tech lift Wall Street as Nasdaq sets record

Output concerns out of the US and Libya weighed on oil prices today. The S&P 500 .SPX was down 1.45 points, or 0.06 percent, at 2,386.88 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC was down 6.52 points, or 0.11 percent, at 6,085.09. The Dow Jones rose about 35 points with 3M and Visa adding the most gains, while the S&P 500 hovered around the flat line for the most of the session with information technology, industrials and health care shining.

Business The Eagles sue Hotel California
Author: 0 The Eagles sue Hotel California

In addition, the suit maintains that the establishment plays " Hotel California " and other Eagles tunes on its grounds, while also selling T-shirts "that refer to the hotel as 'legendary, '" and a variety of other " Hotel California "-branded merchandise".

Author: 0 Joshua's epic win hailed for reviving heavyweight boxing

It was billed as the biggest fight night ever staged in a British ring and it did live up to its billing with so much for for the 90,000 fans at the Wembly stadium and beyond to cheer about. "It was really good, I had fun". Klitschko was already coming off a tough loss when he entered the ring, a twelve round decision that he dropped to Tyson Fury in a major upset in November 2015.

Business Melania Trump Favorites Tweet Suggesting She Hates Donald Trump
Author: 0 Melania Trump Favorites Tweet Suggesting She Hates Donald Trump

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Left-wing blogger Andy Ostroy penned the original tweet around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, alluding to President Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico. But she probably didn't even mean to do that because look at how miserable the first lady is! The tweet includes a GIF from Inauguration Day in which Melania Trump smiles at Donald Trump.

Business Singapore manufacturing PMI posts slower expansion at 51.1
Author: 0 Singapore manufacturing PMI posts slower expansion at 51.1

April is the fourth straight month in which manufacturing sector registered a growth after the demonetisation-induced contraction at the end of 2016. "The PMI remained above its long-run trend level of 50.7 in the latest period and was the second-highest since December 2015, signaling a further solid overall improvement in manufacturing operating conditions", the report said.

Author: 0 Dallas Police Department Says Shooter's Dispute With Neighbor Led to Murder

Rawlings said the injured paramedic underwent surgery Monday afternoon and was in critical but stable condition. The mayor said the paramedic will "have to undergo extensive medical treatment". "It was just a simple dispute between two neighbors that escalated into a shooting", Pughes said at a briefing late Monday afternoon. The injured person was transported to a hospital, Dallas police told KTVT.

Business Nifty Surges Past The 9300-Mark For The First Time
Author: 0 Nifty Surges Past The 9300-Mark For The First Time

At 11.00 am, the Sensex was trading 106 points or 0.35 per cent down at 29,924 while the Nifty50 was trading 37 points or 0.39 per cent lower at 9,305. Rahul Shah, a vice president at Motilal Oswal Securities, said healthy corporate earnings and a strengthening in the Indian economy are driving optimism and helping attract foreign as well as domestic investors.

Business US Oil Rig Count Up For 15th Straight Week
Author: 0 US Oil Rig Count Up For 15th Straight Week

With the oversupply proving hard to shift, OPEC is expected to prolong the agreement . Stocks, however, are still seen about 10 percent above year-end levels. In a sign that the higher oil prices are helping Saudi budget revenues, reports suggested last week that Saudi Arabia had reinstated perks for civil servants, after revenues for the first quarter turned out higher than expected.

Author: 0 Immigrants, unions march in U.S. for rights, against Trump

Activists and immigrant advocates are marking May Day with another day of action in the Phoenix area after a weekend of marches and rallies that called for support of immigration and labor rights. The Salvadorian business leader said his 18 workers were spending the morning making banners to take to a rally that will end in front of the White House.

Author: 0 Entertainer recalls 'infectious smile' of shooting victim

Nick - who has five-year-old fraternal twins Moroccan and Monroe with ex-wife Mariah Carey - has been left distraught by the loss of his friend and is in "pain and shock" over the tragedy. Clark's family could not be reached for comment. "She just didn't deserve it". Video recorded by witnesses overlooking a birthday that was thrown into chaos after a gunman opened fire on the pool party captures the moment police officers set in on the attacker.

Author: 0 Mondelez International Reaffirms Guidance As Q1 Profit, Revenue Top View

Northern Trust Corp now owns 21,260,888 shares of the company's stock valued at $933,353,000 after buying an additional 106,144 shares during the last quarter. The Current Ratio parades a figure of 0.6 . Vanguard Group Inc owns $4.27 billion in Mondelez International, Inc., which represents roughly 6.16% of the company's market cap and approximately 7.97% of the institutional ownership.

Business Top 25 highest paying US internships
Author: 0 Top 25 highest paying US internships

Among some of the companies found to shell out the most for internships, Facebook (perhaps not surprisingly) clocked in as having the highest-paying program at $8,000 a month, while Microsoft trailed closely behind at $7,100. The company's interns pull in a median monthly salary of $6450. With that average monthly intake, an intern at Facebook would make an average salary of $96,000 a year.

Author: 0 Pichai received almost United States dollars 200 mln compensation a year ago

Google's net revenue - excluding $4.63 billion in traffic-acquisition costs - was $20.12 billion, up 22% from a year earlier, topping views. Growth in YouTube advertising has propelled Alphabet's earnings in recent quarters. Given exceptional 1Q results, Wall Street analysts and investors continue to side with the bulls. Shares of the company rose 2.8 per cent to US$916.80 after the bell on Thursday.

Business Elon Musk's SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for US
Author: 0 Elon Musk's SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for US

Four legs snapped out from the base of the rocket, which completed a final single-engine burn before a touchdown at " Landing Zone 1" announced with a flurry of sonic booms that rippled across the region. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has called the payload a spy satellite which implies a function for defense-intelligence purposes. Due to the nature of the launch, neither the objective of the mission nor the length of the satellite's orbit or final destination have been disclosed.

Author: 0 France's Macron says Le Pen promoting hate, would weaken economy

Since Sunday, the 48-year-old has been first out of the blocks ahead of Macron, who has been widely criticised for making a triumphal post-results speech and then partying in a chic bistro. She told French TV she wanted to be above party politics, saying: "Tonight, I am no longer the president of the National Front". He still supports her candidacy in the presidential runoff on May 7 against centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron but he and his daughter have had strong political disagreements ...