Crude prices plunge as Saudi Arabia reassures market on supply

However, in a bid to meet its increasing appetite for oil, India has made it clear it will continue to buy Iranian crude despite the sanctions. Conclusion In coming weeks, the market will keep its focus on USA sanctions on Iran , which will take... More..

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Obama rails against Republicans, rallies Democrats in Las Vegas
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Obama rails against Republicans, rallies Democrats in Las Vegas

McDaniel posted a video of former President Barack Obama addressing illegal immigration and sounding a lot like President Trump in the current debate about the migrant caravan from Honduras . Obama conti...More..

Seven $10K Winning Mega Millions Tickets Sold In Minnesota
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Seven $10K Winning Mega Millions Tickets Sold In Minnesota

Also, South Carolina's Mega Millions victor isn't the only one going home with some money. Two of those winners - in Florida and Texas - added the Megaplier option to their ticket, and Tuesday's 3X Megaplier ...More..

Saudi Crown Prince says journalist's killing was a 'heinous crime'
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince says journalist's killing was a 'heinous crime'

The Turkish president called on Saudi Arabia to hold those responsible to account in a dramatic speech to Parliament. "The incident that happened is very painful, for all Saudis ..." Erdogan told Turkish ...More..

Lottery fever spreads in anticipation of $1.6B Mega Millions jackpot
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Lottery fever spreads in anticipation of $1.6B Mega Millions jackpot

But someone, or a group of someones, finally, eventually, has to win. "This is truly a historic occasion". A sign displays the jackpot for Tuesday's Mega Millions lottery drawings in New York October ...More..

Oil rises above US$80, Saudi Arabia plans output increase
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Oil rises above US$80, Saudi Arabia plans output increase

As we rapidly approach the start of the sanctions, traders will become increasingly concerned about a supply shortage. On Tuesday, Zangeneh reiterated Iran's position that neither Saudi Arabia nor Russian F...More..

Musk says LA Hyperloop tunnel to be unveiled December 10
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Musk says LA Hyperloop tunnel to be unveiled December 10

The tunnel, which is being built by Musk's Boring Company , will contain autonomous electric skates capable of transporting cars and people at speeds of up to 125-150mph. The Boring Company also aims to enable...More..

Powerball jackpot rises to $620 million, third-largest in game's history
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Powerball jackpot rises to $620 million, third-largest in game's history

But if you are itching to play, you could win even more on Tuesday. We have a victor, but they are not from the Tennessee Valley. Powerball has climbed since there was a victor in NY on August 11. For an ...More..

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $970 million
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $970 million

Mega Millions is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In early 2016, Powerball had a $1.6 billion grand prize , and that still stands as the highest lottery jackpot ever in the U...More..

Mnuchin Won't be at Saudi Conference After Disappearance
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Mnuchin Won't be at Saudi Conference After Disappearance

Media captionCCTV footage shows missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . He has not been seen since, and Turkish officials say they have evidence that he was ki...More..

Pompeo: Saudis promise nobody exempt in missing journalist probe
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Pompeo: Saudis promise nobody exempt in missing journalist probe

Trump said Monday morning that the king , in a 20-minute phone call, offered him a "flat denial" that the Saudi government was behind Khashoggi's disappearance and possible murder. They said: 'Defending f...More..

Numbers drawn for $667 million Mega Millions jackpot
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Numbers drawn for $667 million Mega Millions jackpot

The numbers were 3, 45, 49, 61 and 69 with the Mega Ball of 9. The last victor for the top Mega Millions prize was on July 24, when a group of California office workers won the $543 million jackpot. The odds...More..

Saudi consulate to be searched after Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Saudi consulate to be searched after Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance

The statements from Europe follow warnings from US President Donald Trump , who said the alleged crime had "something really awful and disgusting" about it. The Saudi warnings came after the country's stock ...More..

Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The company's lenders are encouraging Sears to shut down and liquidate, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. If this strategy hasn't given J.C. Sears Holdings developed a "Shop Your Way" platform that...More..

Bangladesh hopes Saudi-Turkey joint probe will remove Khashoggi ‘speculations’
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Bangladesh hopes Saudi-Turkey joint probe will remove Khashoggi ‘speculations’

Khashoggi , a prominent critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and a U.S. resident, disappeared on October 2 after visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. A statement issued by the Ministry of For...More..

JP Morgan and Ford cancel plans for Saudi investor event
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

JP Morgan and Ford cancel plans for Saudi investor event

Of 188 stocks traded on the exchange, 179 ended the day with a loss. Khosrowshahi's decision not to go "unless a substantially different set of facts emerges" could put him and Uber in an awkward spot because...More..

UK's Labour says it would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

UK's Labour says it would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump has declared the US will uncover the truth about what happened to journalist and USA resident Jamal Khashoggi , whose possible murder at Saudi hands after disappearing in Istanbul has...More..

US Treasury Secretary ‘Won’t Lose Any Sleep’ Over China Selling US Bonds
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

US Treasury Secretary ‘Won’t Lose Any Sleep’ Over China Selling US Bonds

Chinese exports to the American market rose by 13 percent over a year to $46.7bn, down from August's 13.4 percent growth, customs data showed on Friday. But that might hurt China's economy by encouraging an out...More..

The Dow tumbles more than 400 points
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

The Dow tumbles more than 400 points

A surge in Treasury yields appears to be fueling the losses, as the 10-year US Treasury yield spiked last month and has continued to climb throughout October, landing at 3.21 per cent. The Nasdaq Composite cl...More..

U.S. increases pressure on Saudis over writer's disappearance
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

U.S. increases pressure on Saudis over writer's disappearance

One former intelligence official speculated the mysterious 15-member team sent from Saudi Arabia to Istanbul on the day of Khashoggi's disappearance meant to conduct a "rendition" operation and spirit him bac...More..