by | March 22, 2018 | 01:58

Unemployment is now expected to fall to 3.8 percent this year and 3.6 percent in 2019, which would be the lowest level in decades. The Fed raised the federal funds rate, which helps determine rates for mortgages, credit cards and other borrowing, to a range of 1.5% to 1.75%.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:14

The sharp fall in the value of the pound following the UK's vote to leave the European Union in the summer of 2016 has raised the cost of imports and pushed up the rate of inflation . Tuesday's weaker-than-expected figure is unlikely to prompt a rethink among investors about their bets that the BoE will raise interest rates again in May for only the second time in more than a decade.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:44

Police are calling on residents to be vigilant even as they try to maintain a sense of normalcy. But Manley said police have been unable to determine a motive for the bombings which have killed two people in the city of almost one million people and injured another four.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:44

The social media giant's shares were down 5.36 per cent at $175.17 at the time of writing, slashing almost $4bn (£2.8bn) off of founder Mark Zuckerberg's fortune. There are a lot of different aspects of Facebook that are important to understand, and it needs to be able to consider the costs and benefits of each proposed data release.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:24

Apart from Pakistan, India has also invited ministers from Australia, China, European Union the United States and several African countries to the conference starting on Monday. They said that options were on the table including declaring New Delhi as a non-family station and not sending back Mahmood for an indefinite period.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:19

Speaking at the Conservative Spring Forum, Mrs May said the Government had "anticipated" a similar response to her action earlier this week to expel 23 Russian diplomats from London . On March 15 Britain, France , Germany and the United States say in a rare joint declaration that "there is no plausible alternative explanation" to Russian involvement and call on Moscow to provide "full and complete disclosure" of the Soviet-era chemical programme that developed Novichok .

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:18

The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at The company had revenue of $25.38 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $25.07 billion. Express Scripts had a net margin of 4.51% and a return on equity of 25.19%.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:07

Reverse osmosis filters and ion exchange system are more effective because they can remove smaller particles, Elbracht said. The data from the report states that the contamination is at least partially coming from the packaging or the bottling process itself.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:06

Treasury spokeswoman did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Jacobs added that the metal tariffs on their own are not a significant worry in itself, but said it was more concerning that people were exiting the USA administration, suggesting that there be more tariffs to come.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:08

The exports were 21 percent lower than in January and 43 percent below the volume shipped in February of 2017. The International Energy Agency and the EIA have both recently revised their US oil production forecasts higher. Although OPEC in the report slightly raised its estimate of growth in world demand to 1.6 million bpd, it now projects the expansion in supply outside the group will exceed gains in demand.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:06

Airline officials in Japan put Irgo on a flight back to Kansas City. United has repeatedly apologized and says it's taking full responsibility for what happened. With many having spoken out about the dangers of animals traveling in cargo , some opt to bring their pets on board. Hobart said the airline investigates every injury or death to an animal in its care.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:49

Google's move to ban crypto-currency-related ads is part of what Spencer described as a broader crackdown on bad actors in the advertising realm. In a separate blog post, Google said it took down 3.2 billion advertisements that violated its advertising policies in 2017, almost double the number of advertisements it removed in 2016.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:33

The chancellor says the real wage will start to rise by the first quarter of next year. Despite revealing the smallest budget deficit since 2002, Mr Hammond had already said the national debt was too high and that it would be wrong to put "every penny" into more public spending.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:52

Despite the lack of tanks, the parade will feature "a heavy air component", with military air crafts flying overhead at the end of the parade. Officials said they are anxious about the possible damage that non-wheeled vehicles could infict upon Washington streets.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:51

During the pilot, a trained human driver will sit behind the wheel, ready to take over, if necessary. Waymo wouldn't say how many trucks are being tested, but it released pictures showing two blue semis . Waymo, the self-driving vehicle unit owned by Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL), has always been at the forefront of the self-driving auto revolution, and now it's bringing that expertise into the commercial trucking world as well.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:44

Nunberg and Cohen's travails undermine the Trump family's narrative about the patriarch's flawless radar for finding the best people. Mueller has indicted 13 Russians and four former Trump aides, three of whom have entered plea deals involving co-operation.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:43

Most of the growth took place in the industries of construction, retail trade, professional and business services, manufacturing, financial activities, and mining, according to the Department of Labor. Employees worked more hours last month, which also may have played a role in the wage numbers. That runs counter to economists' expectation for hiring to broadly ease as the labor market tightens.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:42

He's a great guy, and he gets the best out of players. McTominay qualifies for Scotland through his grandparents, but had resisted attempts to persuade him to pledge his allegiance to the Scots, preferring instead to focus on establishing himself in the senior squad at Old Trafford.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:31

The airline has announced flights to the East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, Edinburgh and Glasgow International Airport have been axed. More than 200 people will spend tonight in the terminal building at Cork Airport after they were stranded by a combination of cancelled flights and bad weather.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:21

Thomas Homan , U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's acting director, told Fox News that the mayor's warning on Twitter was "beyond the pale" and compared her to a gang lookout who tells people when a police vehicle is arriving.