Stories about Finance

Apr 28 2017

How is Trump doing in his first 100 days?

And there is plenty of time to do it. History does not judge presidents by what they did in the first 100 days; it judges what they did during their presidencies. Most ...

Apr 27 2017

Coulter gets an unusual support after Berkeley speech cancellation: the ACLU

Coulter said she could not make that date and accused the school of an effort to limit her audience, noting that it fell in a study week ahead of final exams. "We're alwa...

Apr 27 2017

Trump assures constructing the wall against Mexico border

But negotiators rejected Trump's demands for $1 billion to begin construction of his promised wall along the length of the 2,000-mile (3218.54-kilometer) U.S. Club for Gr...

Apr 26 2017

United changes crew-booking policy after passenger's removal

More than 40 percent of Americans are willing to pay more money and endure a layover in order to avoid flying on United Airlines, according to a new survey. Now-viral vid...

Apr 25 2017

Le Pen demands closure of all Islamist mosques in France

Squaremouth, a travel insurance comparison website, said in a news release that most companies include terrorist attacks in their policies , but that specific conditions...

Apr 25 2017

Senators survive another OT to advance in NHL playoffs

Boston basically gifted the Senators chances, sending the puck over the glass in their own end a ridiculous three times, earning delay-of-game penalties. "I thought Tom h...

Apr 24 2017

Trump Calls First 100 Days Measure A 'Ridiculous Standard'

This coincides with a potential government shutdown; so all of this, coupled with the French elections this weekend, could make the remaining weeks of April quite interes...

Apr 24 2017

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

People will see "increased engagement" from the President, such as phoning and scheduling meetings with members, "as we get closer to a vote", the official said . Unde...

Apr 23 2017

United to compensate people on flight when man dragged off

If a flight is oversold, United's policy lets it deny boarding to paying customers. Oscar Munoz, United Airlines CEO, gave a brief apology for having to re-accommodat...

Apr 22 2017

United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

Dao's attorney said his 69-year-old client had incurred a significant concussion, broken his nose and lost two front teeth in the altercation with airport security, and s...

Apr 22 2017

Unemployment rate falls to record low in Arkansas

The county has 151 more jobs than a year ago. Professional and business services was the next largest (43,500, up 3.4 percent), followed by construction (36,500, up 7.9 p...

Apr 21 2017

Star QB Tom Brady to miss National Football League champs' visit to White House

MA prison officials say former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez has hanged himself in his cell and pronounced dead at a hospital. Our team has accomplished s...

Apr 17 2017

Christians mark Easter at Jerusalem site of Jesus's resurrection

We greet this Easter Day with the bright promise of new life. Shaukat Masih, a resident of Christian Colony behind HFH, said prepared Easter eggs are expensive, a...

Apr 12 2017

Simmesport tax preparer submitted fraudulent tax returns, suit says

These mistakes are completely avoidable, but sometimes in the last-minute rush, people overlook them. Don't let the convincing tone of these scam calls lead you to provid...

Apr 10 2017

Chinese Grand Prix 2017 highlights: Lewis Hamilton dominates while youngster impresses

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen produced another virtuoso display to complete the podium after he rose 13 places from 16th on the grid - including a sensational nine on the...

Apr 10 2017

USA threatens more pressure on Syria after missile strikes

But for some of Trump's supporters, ideological elasticity is a virtue for a president who took office with no practical foreign policy experience. "We desperately need...

Apr 08 2017

California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road work

It raises the base gasoline excise tax by 12 cents, creates a transportation improvement fee based on the value of a vehicle and raises diesel excise and sales taxes. I...

Apr 08 2017

U.S. job growth slows sharply in March

That represents a sharp slowdown from February and fell well short of economists' expectations . Over the year, average hourly earnings have risen by 68 cents, or 2.7 pe...

Apr 05 2017

US tells companies not to overlook qualified Americans

Trump has yet to issue that order; the enforcement effort announced Monday could be an interim measure while a broader overhaul is worked out. But Monday's statement appe...

Apr 01 2017

Trade orders set stage for revival

The orders marked Trump's latest attempt to follow through on his campaign rhetoric decrying other countries for taking advantage of the US' trade policies. "They are not...