by | September 13, 2017 | 00:38

Trudi Renwick, the bureau's assistant division chief, cautioned that the census in 2013 changed how it asks households about income, making historical comparisons less than precise. Still, the Census data is closely watched because of its comprehensive nature. The income gains reflect mostly a rise in the number of Americans with jobs and in people working full time, the agency said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:42

On September 8, when local news media outlet Caixin reported about the closure of trades and exchanges between virtual currency and fiat in China , the Bitcoin price fell sharply from around $4,600 to $4,100. The reports have not yet been confirmed as yet and the market awaits any news from the Chinese regulators regarding this. Within a period of three days, bitcoin experienced two minor corrections, pulling back the upward momentum and strong rally it had maintained for a few ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:42

Not well enough to win, but well enough to have fans excited about this young team after the initial sadness from the loss wears off. The Steelers made life miserable for the Browns quarterback - this time Kizer. Cleveland isn't a team who can fully exploit a banged up secondary. In his 89 game career, J.J. Watt has never had a game with two or more sacks and an interception.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:43

Five people were killed in an 8.2-magnitude quake off Mexican coast, the largest the country has experienced in the last 100 years, the country's President Enrique Pena Nieto confirmed on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey initially estimated the magnitude at 8 .0 before revising it to 8.1 The Mexican Seismological Agency rated it at magnitude 8 .4.

by | September 10, 2017 | 15:37

Would you want to be on this plane? Delta flight 431 chose to go it alone, racing from New York's JFK airport directly into the path of the storm for its destination: San Juan. "Amazing stuff", Rabinowitz tweeted as the plane departed. Screenshot of flight radar image showing Delta flight 302 heading back to NY. A Delta spokeswoman told The Huffington Post that the flight traveled from NY to Puerto Rico "on a safe route, touched down, picked up the people that needed to be ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:51

Recalling his first days as the Power minister, Goyal said initially he had little knowledge of the sector and didn't know the "P of Power". Pradhan's elevation was backed by the success of some of the key schemes of Modi's government - the "Give It Up" for LPG subsidies and the direct benefit transfer of the PAHAL scheme.

by | September 05, 2017 | 21:24

Japanese Emperor Akihito's oldest grandchild, Princess Mako , said Sunday she is getting married to a university classmate who won her heart with bright smiles and sincerity. The elder daughter of Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko is a popular figure in Japan, with Wikipedia describing her as "something of an internet idol since 2004" largely thanks to her fashion choices.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:49

Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland, Michelle O'Neill, earlier on Thursday said her party was "entirely committed" to making the political institutions work. She said she was disappointed with the "breakneck speed" with which Sinn Fein dismissed her proposal. "We are open to that if it helps to develop the process", she said.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:44

The newest tiny royal will be a sibling to four-year-old Prince George and two-year-old Princess Charlotte - the royal couple's first two children. George and Charlotte have since appeared on the front covers of magazines around the world and traveled on official royal tours of Poland and Germany with their parents.

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:18

A strong upper-level ridge of high pressure, or northward bulge in the jet stream, has been in place across the West over the last few days, allowing temperatures to soar to levels much-above average across the region. Clouds, along with showers and thunderstorms are possible in portions of the Southwest and coastal California Sunday into early Monday. Downtown San Francisco reached 95 degrees at noon, which broke the daily record high of 90 degrees.

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:12

The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Monday, November 7. As per Thursday, June 30, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. 1,500 are owned by Next Grp. Sessa Cap Im LP holds 1.32% or 61,950 shares in its portfolio. Thomson Horstmann And Bryant stated it has 1.95M shares or 0.88% of all its holdings.

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:05

The device is a British bomb , specifically a 1.4-ton HC 4000 air mine, the statement said. Premature babies and intensive care patients had to be evacuated along with everyone else from two hospitals and rescue workers helped about 500 elderly people leave residences and care homes.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:25

Tom Dickers is just one of many people who came hauling their boats from Dallas and San Antonio to evacuate people ever since Harvey began pounding the city with rain. That area is home to close to 8.5% of all refining capacity in the US and had heavy rainfall on Tuesday that caused extensive flooding. The situation became serious in eastern Texas today.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:22

McTeague says he expects prices to stay between $1.25 to $1.35 until mid to late September. In Vancouver, McKnight predicted little change on the weekend but McTeague says he expects a five-cent jump on Saturday. "We don't even know if there's been permanent or long-term damage to those facilities", McTeague explained. For Calgary the impact will only be seen in prices.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:13

The unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 4.4 percent; it had been at 4.3 percent. Still, the report shows job growth spread across most of the economy, with almost two-thirds of industry sectors adding jobs during the month. Construction hiring also surged by 28,000, after flat activity in the prior five months. Retail stores and auto dealers added just 800 jobs after having lost 1,900 in July.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:46

Notably, that behemoth cyclone caused pump prices to jump as much as 30 cents per gallon in one day in some areas, and to cross the $3 per gallon threshold nationally for the first time ever. Time will tell if demand recovers faster than supply, or vice versa, and prices will be impacted by the outcome. About a quarter of all the refineries in Texas are knocked offline, including the largest refinery in America.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:41

But global oil prices have continued to fall. Like the rest of the region, Motiva has been the victim of torrential rains and floods caused by the tropical storm of Harvey. The national US gasoline price on Monday stands at $2.38 per gallon, up more than 5 cents from a week ago. Gains intensified for refined products after sources on Wednesday said Total's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery had been shut by a power outage resulting from the storm .

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:39

Many economists had been forecasting growth in the current July-September quarter would be around 3%. On the stump for an overhaul of the nation's tax system, President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that cutting taxes would "bring back Main Street" and spur the US economy to a level of growth not seen since the Great Recession.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:09

Celebrities have stepped up to the plate to assist those in need following the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey in Houston and other parts of Texas. The actor, who has set up a fundraising page which now stands at $193,170 (£148,970), also called out more celebs to help him, including Brown, Usher, Ludacris, Nelly and Drake .

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:08

The rating was maintained by Needham on Friday, February 10 with "Buy". At present, 2 analysts call it Sell, while 15 think it is Hold. Deutsche Bank downgraded the shares of FCX in report on Monday, October 5 to "Hold" rating . Woodstock invested in 0.05% or 18,551 shares. Tower Research Capital Ltd Liability (Trc) holds 0% or 5,502 shares in its portfolio. Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) said on Tuesday that Indonesia will take a majority stake in its massive Grasberg mine after export ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:54

The retail giant closed the $13.7 billion purchase earlier today. It also said its Prime subscription would become the Whole Foods benefits program, and that members will soon receive special discounts and in-store benefits. Canada's big grocers are launching their own e-commerce offerings, Kathleen Wong, consumer staples analyst with Veritas Investment Research Corp., pointed out in an e-mail.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:29

Sindhu won silver at the Rio 2016 Olympics, where she lost to Spain's Carolina Marin. Although Sindhu lost the final, for India, it still is a historic edition since for the first time Indian shuttlers are returning with two medals. However, Saina became a little lazy after that which allowed the 22-year old to score four points before Saina outplayed the youngster to gain two more points.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:37

While likely boosting Prime's membership rolls, it could also induce a broader range of customers to stop more often at Whole Foods - a company that has a reputation for being too pricey for many shoppers. Many were anxious that the online giant would use Whole Foods' demographics to expand its food delivery services instead of focusing on making healthy produce available to more people.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:31

The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$29.77 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$25.46. Raymond James upgraded the shares of ULTA in report on Thursday, February 11 to "Strong Buy" rating. "( ULTA ) Given a $300.00 Price Target at KeyCorp" was originally published by TrueBlueTribune and is owned by of TrueBlueTribune. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:27

Instead, Yellen focused on US regulations, saying those put in place after the 2007-2009 crisis had strengthened the financial system without impeding economic growth, and any future changes should remain modest. Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, signaled a new round of Fed bond purchases in 2010 to try to invigorate a weak USA recovery. Many analysts say they think the Fed will keep raising rates at only a very gradual pace until it's confident that a recent puzzling slowdown in inflation ...

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:28

There is nothing official and secret for the designs of these new Indian notes as they have already been viral on the social media. RBI on Thursday said maths behind introduction of the new note guarantee that getting change for large denomination notes will become much easier.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:43

Due to the efficiency and productivity of American agriculture, we produce more than we consume. But that it would be a mistake to use NAFTA negotiations to shut off America and to cut down trade. In fact, 40 percent of USA imports from Mexico originate with US companies and contain American designed and made parts. Biotechnology is one of the greatest advancements in the industry, allowing producers to increase yields while using fewer finite resources.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:44

Apple's testing vehicles will continue to carry employees between its various Silicon Valley offices. The new effort is called PAIL , short for Palo Alto to Infinite Loop which the street in Cupertino , California that Apple is located at, and a few miles from Palo Alto, California.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:40

That could mean that soon after Congress reconvenes next month, Mr. Trump could find himself almost powerless to shape a long-promised overhaul of the tax code, and deprived of funds for his long-promised border wall. While some Republicans stand up and denounce what Trump says on a case -by-case basis, Vance says it's not enough. "I suspect the fire and fury business got Corker's attention because that came out of nowhere", said Rich Galen, a Republican strategist, who called Corker "a ...

by | August 23, 2017 | 01:01

Mercedes-Benz extended its scrappage scheme in Germany to account for the United Kingdom and European markets, offering a £2,000 discount off new vehicles - including electric vehicles (EVs) - when a Euro 1-4 auto is traded-in. Andy Barratt, chairman and MD of Ford of Britain, said the company was offering the scrappage incentive because it "shares society's concerns over air quality".

by | August 22, 2017 | 01:17

In July, the energy unit of Berkshire Hathaway agreed to buy Oncor for $9 billion, but the deal ran into trouble after Energy Future's biggest creditor Elliott Management Corp opposed the sale arguing it undervalued Oncor . Energy Future's board favored Sempra's bid after it also offered assurances it could get its acquisition of Oncor approved by Public Utility Commission of Texas, as well as a US bankruptcy judge, the sources said.

by | August 22, 2017 | 01:02

How much bigger can Taylor Swift get? If there's one thing Taylor Swift fans love more than new music, it's coming up with ~theories~ about what that new music will be. The next Game of Thrones leak? He said, " Taylor [Swift] isn't going to be releasing until probably the end of this year - Christmas is the smartest time to release because that's when everyone buys records".

by | August 20, 2017 | 07:28

The patch up between decade old partners came amid separation talks in the party as Sharad Yadav who had gone rebel ever since Nitish Kumar ditched Mahagathbandhan or Grand Alliance with RJD and Congress to join hands with BJP . Tyagi said that Yadav has left the party "on his own" and is "no longer with us, emotionally or physically". "He should not be making these statements as these can lead to sparks between the two nations", said Prakash.

by | August 20, 2017 | 07:31

Sharad Yadav is believed to soon announce his decision to attend Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's August 27 rally against the BJP in Patna . "But some people become arrogant with the poll victory", said Nitish. Accommodating the JD (U) should not be a problem as many ministers in the BJP-led government at the Centre now hold a dual charge.

by | August 20, 2017 | 07:28

USA stocks opened lower on Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting showed growing concerns over weak inflation, while investors anxious about President Donald Trump's ability to pursue his pro-growth policies. Fed officials also fretted over inflation levels that have consistently landed below the bank's 2 percent target range. USA crude (CLcv1) rose 0.62 percent to $47.07 per barrel and Brent (LCOcv1) was last at $50.93, up 1.31 percent on the day.

by | August 19, 2017 | 08:19

North Dakota, which tied with Colorado in June , now claims that spot with a 2.2 percent unemployment rate. Within San Diego County, the highest rate in July was recorded in Bostonia - an unincorporated section of El Cajon - at 8.4 percent.

by | August 19, 2017 | 08:21

It also reduced its holding in Verisign Inc (NASDAQ:VRSN) by 37,938 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 166,011 shares, and cut its stake in Hca Holdings Inc (NYSE:HCA). The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 27 by Wedbush. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, July 6. SunTrust upgraded the shares of NCLH in report on Thursday, March 17 to "Buy" rating .

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:55

London Ambulance Service paramedics checked over three people but said nobody was injured. London Waterloo is now undergoing a major upgrade, with platforms 1-10 closed due to the building work until 28th August. "Upgrade work to extend platforms at Waterloo continues". "The barrier train was in place to separate the ongoing engineering works at Waterloo from the operational train services".

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:41

Analysts said media and entertainment stocks also seemed to get caught up in the broader market drop, but emphasized it was often hard to isolate reasons behind specific stocks' movements. Discovery Communications fell 70 cents, or 2.9 percent, to $23.60. The stock fell $1.07 to $5.17. Netflix was down 1.8 per cent. Silver gained 47 cents, or 2.9 percent, to $16.86 an ounce.

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:27

Trump suggested in remarks on Thursday that his comments threatening North Korea with " fire and fury " may not have been tough enough. As Tracy notes, both the USA and South Korea confirmed earlier Friday that the exercises were set to go on as scheduled at the end of August.