REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 16:13

Weekly mortgage applications rise as buyer's market takes hold

Homebuyers are taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and a slow summer for sellers, and that is driving mortgage applications higher. Total mortgage application volume rose 2% last week compared wi...

Weekly mortgage applications rise as buyer's market takes hold

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U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; labor market still tightening The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased last week, but the trend in claims remained consistent with tightening labor market conditions....
2019-08-01, 16:52

OnePlus Buyers Hold Onto Their Phones Longer Than Samsung Buyers: Survey Premium smartphones for this survey were considered as all phones priced above Rs. 20,000, and the report notes that Samsung and OnePlus are competing closely in this segment....
2019-07-03, 15:52

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-06-13, 14:52

Mortgage applications surge as rates drop Mortgage rates are hitting their lowest level in 2 years. Matt Graham, Mortgage News Daily, and CNBC's Diana Olick join the 'The Exchange' to discuss where mortgage rates could go from here....
2019-06-12, 23:52

Mortgage applications surge on refinances as as rates hit 21-month low As mortgage rates fell to the lowest level since September 2017, mortgage applications surged 26.8% last week, led by an increase in refinancing.       ...
2019-06-12, 20:26

Here's what the surge in mortgage applications means for the housing sector Bob Broeksmit, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, and CNBC Senior Economics Reporter Steve Liesman, join "Squawk Box" to discuss the increase in mortgage application volume....
2019-06-12, 18:39

Mortgage applications surge on refinances as rates hit 21-month low As mortgage rates fell to the lowest level since September 2017, mortgage applications surged 26.8% last week, led by an increase in refinancing.       ...
2019-06-13, 06:39

Mortgage applications fall for fourth straight week despite lower rates Mortgage applications fell for the fourth week as home owners were in no rush to refinance now that rates are expected to stay lower for longer.       ...
2019-07-25, 07:26

EU sees sharp rise in asylum applications from Venezuela The number of applications for asylum in the European Union is back up. While Syrians and Afghans formerly topped the list, the EU has seen a surge in the number of refugees from Latin America — particularly Venezuela....
2019-06-11, 19:52

Asylum applications in EU rise as more Venezuelans seek refuge The number of people seeking political asylum in the European Union is rising again, driven up by Latin American refugees, but flows are expected to remain well below the high levels seen during Europe's 2015 migration crisis, a report said on Monday....
2019-06-24, 10:39

Will mortgage rates keep dropping? Homeowners and buyers benefit from lower interest rates Mortgage rates dropped to nearly three-year lows on China trade fears and a Fed rate cut. That's helping homeowners and buyers in the market now.       ...
2019-08-09, 21:39

Mortgage rates hold steady despite sinking bond yields Mortgage rates tend to follow the same path as the 10-year Treasury; when yields go down, rates usually follow. Except yields have been plummeting, and mortgage rates haven’t fallen as dramatically....
2019-08-30, 08:13

U.S. 30-year mortgage rates hold at lowest since 2017 -Freddie Mac Interest rates on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages remained at their lowest levels since September 2017 as U.S. bond yields stabilized on easing trade tensions between United States and Mexico, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
2019-06-13, 20:39

Mortgage Market Reopens to Risky Borrowers More than a decade after the financial crisis, home buyers with low credit scores or high debt levels as well as those lacking traditional employment are finding it easier to obtain credit....
2019-08-21, 14:39

Fannie & Freddie regulator on next steps in mortgage market reform CNBC's Diana Olick talks with Mark Calabria, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, about the administration's next steps in its plan to end the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac....
2019-09-12, 21:00

Chinese buyers pull back from U.S. housing market, hurting home sales Chinese investors are buying fewer U.S. homes because of money controls in China. That's lowering prices and giving U.S. buyers a better chance to buy       ...
2019-08-23, 18:26

UPDATE 1-Homebuilder Pulte tops profit estimates as buyers return to the market PulteGroup Inc on Tuesday topped Wall Street estimates for second-quarter profit as the U.S. homebuilder sold homes at higher prices, and homebuyers benefited from declining mortgage rates....
2019-07-23, 14:13

U.S. home sales rise, boosted by lower mortgage rates U.S. home sales rose more than expected in July, boosted by lower mortgage rates and a strong labor market, signs the Federal Reserve's shift toward lower interest rates was supporting the economy....
2019-08-21, 21:39

The majority of consumers are wildly wrong about what it takes to get a mortgage The majority of consumers think it is much harder to qualify for a home loan than it actually is, according to a recent Fannie Mae survey of more than 3,000 people....
2019-06-11, 19:00

US weekly jobless claims rise more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 214,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 209,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-08-16, 17:39

As Mortgage-Interest Deduction Vanishes, Housing Market Offers a Shrug President Trump’s tax cuts encouraged homeowners to stop deducting mortgage interest on their taxes, and there is no sign the change has brought down home prices....
2019-08-04, 22:52

Home buyers are taking advantage of falling rates, says housing market analyst Ivy Zelman Housing market analyst Ivy Zelman, known for predicting the 2005 housing peak and the 2012 housing bottom, spoke to CNBC's Power Lunch on Wednesday....
2019-08-14, 23:00

U.S. Stocks Rise but Notch Modest Weekly Loss The Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from Wednesday’s 800-point selloff with two consecutive sessions of gains and a modest weekly loss. But investors’ lingering fears about a potential recession remain unresolved....
2019-08-17, 00:52

U.S. fuel pumps see first weekly price rise since October Fuel prices in the United States on average were just a penny higher at $2.25 per gallon, ending consecutive price declines that had occurred since October....
2019-05-21, 20:13

A Weekly Report From Afghanistan That Takes a Toll President Trump has dominated headlines in the U.S. over a canceled Camp David peace summit. In Afghanistan, civilians and security officers keep dying. Our two reporters explain how they keep track....
2019-09-10, 16:26

U.S. private payrolls accelerate; weekly jobless claims rise U.S. private employers boosted hiring in August, suggesting the economy continued to grow at a moderate pace despite trade tensions which have stoked financial market fears of a recession....
2019-09-05, 16:13

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation weak The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
2019-06-13, 16:00

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation subdued The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
2019-06-13, 18:13

U.S. weekly jobless claims unchanged, point to labor market strength The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits was unchanged last week, suggesting the labor market remains on solid footing despite slowing economic activity....
2019-06-06, 18:00

Dow falls 241 points, stocks edge lower to put market on track for weekly loss Stocks moved broadly lower in early trading on Wall Street Friday in a market racked by fear and anxiety over trade disputes.       ...
2019-08-09, 21:39

'I went the extra $5,000': Despite a cooling housing market, buyers bust their budgets U.S. homebuyers are topping their spending limits because prices are still climbing and inventory remains relatively low.        ...
2019-05-22, 09:13

Some Firms Say to Hold Out for an Emerging-Market Rebound Shares of stocks from India to Russia to South Africa have slid, pulling the MSCI Emerging Markets Index down 5.5% for the month. Some investors though say a rally may be near....
2019-08-21, 19:52

CITADEL SECURITIES SELECTED AS DESIGNATED PRIMARY MARKET MAKER FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE (CFE) WEEKLY OPTIONS ON VIX FUTURES Chicago, IL, September 23, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) today announced that when Weekly options on VIX futures (ticker symbol - VOW) are introduced for trading on Tuesday, September 28, Citadel Securities, LLC will be the Designated Primary Market Maker (DPM). Weekly options on VIX future...
2019-05-22, 02:26

Modest rise in Indian military spending likely, modernization on hold India is likely to stick to a modest rise in defense spending in the 2019/2020 budget due on Friday because of tight government finances, officials said, further delaying a long-planned military modernization program....
2019-07-03, 13:39

Pound slides as election speculation takes hold The pound has fallen sharply on increasing speculation the UK is heading for a general election as the clock ticks down to the Halloween Brexit deadline....
2019-09-03, 09:00

| Father time takes hold on tame Tiger Tiger Woods admitted age and a troublesome back will make competing for more majors more difficult after shooting a 7-over par opening round at the Open Championship....
2019-07-18, 23:39

Israel Parliament Takes First Step To Hold New Elections Due To Deadlock Israel's parliament on Monday took a first step toward holding new elections due to deadlocked coalition negotiations following April polls, giving preliminary approval to a law to dissolve itself....
2019-05-27, 22:39

CBOE Expands Weekly Options By One Day Allows Traders to More Easily "Roll" from One Weekly Expiration to Another CHICAGO, IL, June 30, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that as of Thursday, July 1, all new Weekly options series listed at CBOE will begin trading on Thursdays and expire the following Friday. Prior to this change, new series were listed on Fridays. The additional da...
2019-05-22, 02:26

METALS-Shanghai tin plumbs 3-yr lows as short selling takes hold Shanghai tin prices plunged and were heading for their sixth consecutive daily drop on Wednesday as investors took out more short positions on the metal used in tin cans and lead-acid batteries, even as analysts said fundamentals had not changed. Tin hit a three-year low in Shanghai overnight a...
2019-07-03, 04:39

Utilities, Other 'Safety' Stocks Rise Alongside Market Uncertainty The latest rise in the stock market has been helped along by so-called safety stocks, signaling a shift among investors toward seeking certainty as trade tensions and central-bank policy push and pull markets....
2019-06-13, 15:39

U.S. money market assets rise to highest since 2009 - iMoneyNet U.S. money market fund assets jumped to their highest level since 2009 as investors unnerved by the rapid deterioration in trade talks between China and the United States piled into these cash-like......
2019-08-08, 07:26

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise slightly, market eyes trade NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are slightly higher Thursday as the market watches for the latest developments in U.S. trade disputes with China and Mexico. Technology and energy companies posted early gains while banks declined. Te...
2019-06-06, 16:00

U.S. money market assets rise five straight weeks: iMoneyNet U.S. money market fund assets rose for a fifth consecutive week, bringing its total to more than a nine-year high as investors pour cash into low-risk funds on concerns about escalating U.S.-China......
2019-05-29, 21:39

Deutsche Bank shares rise pre-market as 18,000 global job cuts begin Deutsche Bank shares rose in pre-market trade on Monday as the German lender eliminated whole teams at its Asian operations, starting to ax 18,000 jobs globally in one of the biggest overhauls at an investment bank since the aftermath of the financial crisis....
2019-07-08, 08:13

U.S. bond market's inflation gauges rise as Fed hints at rate cuts The U.S. bond market's gauges of investors' inflation views climbed on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve signaled it may lower interest rates later this year to counter slowing global growth and sluggish domestic inflation....
2019-06-20, 00:00

UK digital bank Monzo takes first steps into U.S. market Fast-growing British digital bank Monzo is launching in the United States through a limited rollout of its app-based checking account and connected debit card, it said on Thursday....
2019-06-13, 17:26

Baidu takes second place from Google in the smart speaker market Google is no longer the world's second-biggest smart speaker maker. According to a new report published by market research firm Canalys, China's Baidu now holds that title. The company surged past Google thanks to a strong second-quarter in which it......
2019-08-26, 22:00

Housing market 2019: US home prices rise at slowest pace in 6½ years U.S. home prices rose 2.7%, the slowest pace in more than six years in March, a sign weaker sales are keeping a lid on housing market price increases.        ...
2019-05-29, 18:13

Appetizing prospects: Uber founder takes aim at South Korea's shared kitchen market Chef Youm Jung-phil plans to close his restaurant in Seoul's affluent Gangnam district this month, worn down by the rising cost of labor and rent as well as declines in the number of customers eating in....
2019-07-10, 03:13

Coty sees revenue improving as turnaround plan takes shape; shares rise Cosmetics maker Coty Inc raised its annual revenue forecast on Wednesday, as it embarks on a multi-year turnaround plan that involves cost cuts and increased investment in advertising, sending shares up 5%....
2019-08-28, 18:00

UPDATE 3-Coty sees revenue improving as turnaround plan takes shape; shares rise Cosmetics maker Coty Inc raised its annual revenue forecast on Wednesday, as it embarks on a multi-year turnaround plan that involves cost cuts and increased investment in advertising, sending shares up 5%....
2019-08-28, 18:26

Intel to optimize its platforms for SAP applications As part of a multi-year partnership, Intel will optimize platforms like the Xeon Scalable processor and Optane DC persistent memory for SAP’s enterprise applications, including SAP S/4HANA....
2019-07-19, 02:52

College applications can add up to thousands of dollars. Here's how to save As college costs rise, some students apply to a laundry list of schools to increase their odds of getting into one they can afford. Yet doing so can leave families with another large tab....
2019-07-18, 00:39

Fifth U.S. city will process applications from migrants returned to Mexico The U.S. government on Friday named Brownsville, Texas, as a fifth city for processing applications from asylum seekers and other migrants returned to Mexico pending a decision, the latest initiative in President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policy....
2019-07-19, 20:13

Gurugram Restaurants Opt Out Of Food Applications; Say No To Heavy Discounts Restaurants have floated #LogOut campaign on social media to protest against offers-driven paid membership programs such as Zomato (Gold), EazyDiner (Prime)....
2019-08-17, 09:00

UN refugee agency regrets US ruling on asylum applications GENEVA — The United Nations refugee agency said on Friday a US Supreme Court order curbing asylum applications at the Mexican border could hurt people fleeing violence and persecution who are entitled to protection. The court said on Wednesday the Trump administration’s rule — which requires m...
2019-09-13, 22:26

US now requires social media info for visa applications If you want to stay in the US, you'll likely have to share your internet presence. As proposed in March 2018 (and to some extent in 2015), the country now requires virtually all visa applicants to provide their social media account names for the pas......
2019-06-02, 01:13

German media report increase in EU asylum applications The number of applications for asylum in the EU is back up. About 206,500 applications were submitted during the first four months of 2019, compared with 179,000 in 2018, according to the European Asylum Support Office....
2019-06-11, 08:26

U.S. will deal with Huawei waiver applications within weeks: Ross The Trump administration plans to handle applications from tech companies seeking waivers over Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's [HWT.UL] blacklisting within the next few weeks, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told Bloomberg Television on Tuesday....
2019-07-24, 09:39

U.S. federal judge orders FDA to implement 10-month deadline for e-cig applications A U.S. federal judge on Friday ordered the Food and Drug Administration to impose a 10-month deadline for the submission of e-cigarette applications, turning the screws on companies like Juul Labs Inc whose products have come under intense scrutiny for their popularity among teenagers....
2019-07-12, 22:39

US Rep Grijalva accepting applications for Congressional Youth Advisory Council TUCSON — U.S. Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona’s third congressional district is accepting applications for the Congressional Youth Advisory Council, his office announced Wednesday. YAC offers young adults, between ages 15 and 20 who have an outstanding opportunity to gain beneficial knowledge of ou...
2019-09-12, 15:52

Science Applications awarded $41.8M for work on Navy missile systems Science Applications International was awarded $41.8 million by the U.S. Navy for the overhaul and repair of the MK-82 Director and AN/SPG-62 Antenna systems, both part of the AEGIS combat system suite....
2019-06-18, 04:52

Brooklyn man accused of immigration fraud, submitting hundreds of faked applications: DOJ A New York City man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly running an immigration fraud scheme that involved filing over 1,800 fake immigration applications over the past four years, according to a press release from the Department of Justice’s office in Vermont....
2019-07-24, 04:26

Trump moves to block asylum applications by migrants – live updates E Jean Carroll considering suing Donald Trump over alleged sexual assault and Jeffrey Epstein makes case for house arrest 3.55pm BST A federal prosecutor on Monday said the evidence against accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein is “already significantly strong and getting stronger every singl...
2019-07-15, 17:13

Third Transform 2019 AI Showcase: Practical data and machine learning applications At the third and final showcase at VentureBeat’s Transform 2019 AI event, five more companies showed the crowd their latest innovations and products.Read More...
2019-07-12, 00:52

Chunky cat finds foster home after 3,000 applications respond to viral tweet PHILADELPHIA (NBC NEWS) — A fat cat who stole the hearts of feline lovers all over the internet last week has found a foster home after more than 3,000 applications poured in. Mr. B, a 26-pound shelter cat originally named BeeJay, was a viral sensation after the Morris Animal Refuge in Philade...
2019-09-01, 05:39

Ford's Trademark Applications for 'Badlands' and 'Adrenaline' Could Mean New Truck Packages in the Future Ford hit the U.S. Patent and Trademark offices earlier this month and the names it trademarked sound like some fun trucks are just waiting to happen....
2019-07-25, 01:13

AI applications, chips, deep tech, and geopolitics in 2019: The stakes have never been higher The state of AI in 2019 report analysis with report author, AI expert, and venture capitalist Nathan Benaich continues. High-profile applications, funding, and the politics of AI...
2019-07-11, 15:52

UPDATE 1-U.S. federal judge orders FDA to implement 10-month deadline for e-cig applications A U.S. federal judge on Friday ordered the Food and Drug Administration to impose a 10-month deadline for the submission of e-cigarette applications, turning the screws on companies like Juul Labs Inc whose products have come under intense scrutiny for their popularity among teenagers....
2019-07-12, 22:39

FBI kept using Steele dossier for FISA applications despite documenting ex-spy's bias, documents show The FBI formally documented the anti-Trump bias of British ex-spy Christopher Steele shortly after the November 2016 presidential election -- yet despite the red flags, continued to use his unverified dossier in multiple Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) court warrant application renewals...
2019-08-09, 12:00

THE US TELEHEALTH MARKET: The market, drivers, threats, and opportunities for incumbents and newcomers Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.  Telehealth — the use of mobile technology to deliver health-related services, such...
2019-07-04, 11:52

The US smart home market is finally entering the mass market after overcoming the chasm it sat in for the last few years BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The US smart home market has still yet to meet the expectations many observers had in the early part ...
2019-05-27, 23:39

IPO Buyers Think Big With Addressable Markets Today Fido’s gluten-free dog biscuits, tomorrow the world! Investors in recent initial public offerings are being charmed by claims to potential addressable markets....
2019-06-27, 20:00

The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton Mike Middleton had no idea what he was letting himself in for when he agreed to be the first opponent of Audley Harrison The post The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-21, 15:13

For Some Home Buyers, It’s All About the Royal Backstory Whether it’s a weekend cottage or a former workshop for regalia, the “magic” of ties to monarchy can increase a property’s value, European agents say....
2019-06-27, 18:52

Clearing up confusion on payments: If a retailer takes Apple Pay it also takes Google Pay As New York City's MTA adopts contactless payments on some transit lines, people are still confused about who takes Apple, Google and Samsung Pay.        ...
2019-05-31, 22:00

MG ZS EV: first 1000 UK buyers receive £7000 discount Company will match UK government plug-in car grant, meaning early examples cost just £21,495 MG has revealed that UK prices for launch editions of its first fully electric model, the ZS EV, will be significantly less than both the Hyundai Kona Electric and Kia e-Niro.  MG will match the government...
2019-07-17, 14:26

Home Buyers See Signs of Relief This Spring Price increases are slowing. There are more properties for sale. And mortgage rates are low. Still, much depends on what kind of house you want, and where....
2019-05-31, 20:00

U.S. Buyers Still Overwhelmingly Choose a Manual for the Subaru BRZ and WRX It shouldn’t be much of a surprise that Subaru still has decent manual sales in a market where carmakers can’t give a third pedal away, given that its buyers are often either outdoorsy dog people or street hoons. But manual take rates in the BRZ and WRX, at least in the U.S., even manage to outshine...
2019-05-22, 20:52

Analysis: Why new car buyers are ditching diesel for hybrids and EVs Diesel’s main problem is buyers’ concerns about its emissions Over one third of prospective new car buyers expected to opt for some form of electrification It’s hard to believe that just two years ago, almost half of the new cars sold in the UK were diesel.  In May 2017, in the first of a series...
2019-06-28, 05:39

Jeep Gladiator Buyers Spend About $1,000 On Accessories There truly is nothing better than a good accessory. Look no further than a pair of statement-making earrings or the perfect work tote to see what I mean. And the accessories don’t just stop at personal fashion. You can accessorize your 2020 Jeep Gladiator, which apparently many people have taken to...
2019-08-26, 21:13

Remember dealers when cutting buyers' options Automakers are trimming their lineups to maintain their profit margins in the hopes of riding out an expected sales downturn, but they should consider the impact on suppliers, dealers and consumers who will be affected by that move....
2019-05-27, 07:39

Shopping for a new laptop PC? Business buyers say they want these features If you're in the market for a new PC, which features matter most? I asked readers for their suggestions, and they responded with some smart recommendations. Here's a checklist any business buyer can use....
2019-09-10, 17:39

Ashwini Choubey Takes Charge Of Health Ministry; Takes Metro Ride To Work Ashwini Kumar Choubey Tuesday took charge as the Minister of State for Health. He took the metro from his residence to reach Udyog Bhawan station from where he walked down to his office -- Nirman......
2019-06-04, 13:52

Why foreign buyers invest in US residential real estate Chris Marlin of Lennar International says foreign buyers of U.S. property have been a "fair mixture" of seeking yield and self-use in the past few years. He also weighs in on the impact of the U.S.-China trade war on Chinese real estate investments in America....
2019-06-11, 07:13

U.S. Lobbies Oil Buyers, Producers to Secure Gulf Against Iran The U.S. is lobbying nations that buy and sell Middle East oil to help protect the region’s waterways as concerns grow that Iran is stepping up efforts to disrupt crude exports, according to U.S. and European officials....
2019-07-17, 00:39

Buyers Of Two-Wheelers In Madhya Pradesh Will Have To Purchase 2 Helmets Buyers of two-wheelers in Madhya Pradesh will have to purchase two helmets and show the receipt to the Transport Department to get their vehicle registered....
2019-06-14, 22:39

IRS Greenlights Tax Breaks for Buyers of 23andMe Genetic Tests Buyers of 23andMe’s genetic-testing kits will now have an easier time paying for the service with tax-advantaged health accounts after a favorable IRS ruling....
2019-07-22, 17:52

Airbus fights back with big name buyers after Boeing's MAX showstopper Airbus sealed deals with big name buyers for its latest passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday, battling back from the potential loss of a major customer a day earlier when IAG placed a lifeline order for Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet....
2019-06-19, 17:52

Tesla Model 3 to offer 200kW charging for UK buyers Tesla's compact saloon now available to order online, with first deliveries scheduled for June Tesla has developed a new firmware update for European Model 3 Long Range models that will allow them to be charged at 200kW – making it the fastest-charging car currently on sale in the UK. The electric ...
2019-06-07, 15:52

Airbus seals deals with big buyers, following Boeing's MAX sale Airbus sealed deals with big buyers for its latest passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday, battling back a day after a surprise order by British Airways' owner for rival Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet....
2019-06-20, 07:52

Some Japan aluminium buyers agree Q3 premiums at $108/T, up 3% on qtr -sources Some Japanese aluminium buyers have agreed to pay a premium of $108 per tonne for shipments in July to September, up 3% from the current quarter, amid tighter supply in Asia, three sources directly involved in the pricing talks said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 13:13

Lockheed: No problem finding new F-35 buyers after US blocks Turkey Lockheed Martin, the defense contractor building the F-35, expects no problem finding other buyers for the stealth fighters Turkey planned to purchase before the U.S. blocked sales to the country last week....
2019-07-24, 03:26

Rising Car Prices Are Sending Even Strong-Credit Buyers to the Used Lot Drivers with high credit scores accounted for more than half of used-car financing in the second quarter this year, which was a record, the credit bureau Experian said....
2019-09-13, 16:52

British Steel is open to new buyers: UK business minister British Steel, which was forced into liquidation on Wednesday after failing to secure an emergency government loan, is open to new buyers, business minister Greg Clark said on Wednesday....
2019-05-22, 14:26

Trump Tower condos are struggling to find buyers Trump Tower may be the only losing real estate bet in New York City. Recent reporting from Bloomberg shows that since President Donald Trump took office, most of the units in Trump Tower have sold at a loss — several for a loss of more than 20%. For comparison, Bloomberg’s accounting showed th...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Locked out of China, U.S. pork producers sniff out new buyers U.S. hog farmers lost hundreds of millions of dollars in export sales to China and Mexico after President Donald Trump launched his trade wars last year....
2019-07-02, 12:39

The Jeep Gladiator is for truck buyers craving adventure Running alternative life scenarios is fun. In one reality I did well in high school and used my experience in FFA (Future Farmers of America) to major in agricultural science at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. In that timeline, I move to Hawaii and use......
2019-07-08, 20:52

The three types of Amazon buyers — and how other e-tailers can lure them away (AMZN) Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. That’s the strategy e-tailers will have to adopt if they want to compete with Amazon. To fight back against the e-commerce giant’s expanding dominance, other online retailers must understand exactly why and how customers are buying on Amaz...
2019-07-02, 00:13

States with the most mortgage debt To find the average mortgage debt in each state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the State of Credit Report by Experian, a consumer reporting agency.       ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Rotten Tomatoes will verify ticket buyers for audience ratings Rotten Tomatoes has revealed its latest effort at fending off trolls who send user ratings on a movie plummeting before anyone has even seen it. A new-look Audience Score includes ratings from those who can prove they bought tickets for a film. These......
2019-05-23, 21:39

T-Mobile and Costco have an unbeatable trade-in deal for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR buyers Apple's "limited time" trade-in discounts for iPhone XR, XS, and XS Max purchases are still available, but although they're pretty hefty by the company's own standards, you can unsurprisingly get much better deals of a similar nature from third-party retailers and major US carriers.Costco and T-Mobi...
2019-06-14, 17:00

ProBeat: Google and Samsung aren’t listening to smartphone buyers By removing the fingerprint sensor and the headphone jack, Google and Samsung are ignoring what smartphone flagship buyers hate: compromise.Read More...
2019-08-03, 02:26

Exclusive: Verizon sought buyers for Yahoo Finance - sources Verizon Communications Inc earlier this year looked for buyers for Yahoo Finance, one of the most popular internet destinations for financial news and portfolio management tools, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week....
2019-07-11, 19:13

Where to buy in London: the most affordable boroughs for first-time buyers to find a home in Of London's 32 boroughs, 13 were found to be entirely unaffordable to first-time buyers, with average house prices exceeding 4.5 times the price-to-income ratio....
2019-09-04, 07:26

Facebook to require buyers of political ads to provide more information about who paid for them Facebook on Wednesday announced it would tighten some of its rules around political advertising ahead of the 2020 presidential election, imposing new requirements that candidates and campaigns submit more information about who actually paid for their ads....
2019-08-28, 13:13

"Can't Make Buyers Wait Indefinitely": Unitech Ordered To Pay 33 Lakhs The Delhi State Consumer Commission has observed that homebuyers cannot be expected to wait indefinitely for the possession of flats and directed real estate firm Unitech to refund over Rs 33 lakh to......
2019-08-19, 19:00

Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger go undercover and prank prospective car buyers In a somewhat bizarre, and yet entertaining, new commercial, Arnold Schwarzenegger goes “undercover” and tries to convince prospective EV buyers to get a gas-powered car instead. The ad itself was put together by Veloz, a California non-profit keen on accelerating the adoption of electri...
2019-06-28, 00:13

Ford electrifies icons for U.S. buyers unfazed by pump prices Ford Motor Co. is hoping the sex appeal of an electric model invoking the performance of the Mustang muscle car and a battery-powered F-150 pickup will trickle down to other models....
2019-09-11, 18:13

Ritzy NYC buildings lure buyers with healthy perks for their kids You could say the ball’s in their court. Kids and teens are key players in their families’ decisions to buy property. And local builders are rolling out the Astroturf to lure these pint-sized athletes — and their wellness-obsessed athletes — to new developments like Quay Tower at Pier 6 in Brooklyn ...
2019-06-20, 03:52

Stocks Lure Buyers, But Bond Rally Flashes a Warning One comfort investors have found in the markets’ tumult over the past month: Stocks are at their cheapest valuations in months. However, bond markets are signaling that the economy is expected to slow....
2019-06-05, 15:52

Amid Tensions, Iran's Crude Buyers Jump Ship One month after the Trump administration said it would tighten its ban on Iran’s oil sales, the country’s direct crude buyers have all but vanished, traders and executives in the Islamic Republic say....
2019-05-27, 16:13

More U.S. Volkswagen Golf R and GTI Buyers Go for the Dual-Clutch Transmission Than the Manual The Volkswagen Golf R and GTI are blessings unto this land we call America, given that folks over here tend to shy away from any car model with “hot” or “hatch” in its nickname. But of the people who do go for one of these two hot hatches in the U.S., a slight majority opt to go without a third peda...
2019-05-27, 15:13

Here's why you might want to rethink getting an adjustable rate mortgage With recessionary fears causing longer-term interest rates to hover near or below short-term rates, the advantage that typically comes with adjustable-rate mortgages has shrunk — or entirely disappeared — at some lenders....
2019-08-23, 17:26

What this mortgage expert says is behind the refinancing boom Robert Broeksmit, Mortgage Bankers Association president and CEO, joins "Squawk on the Street" to discuss the wave of mortgage refinancing as rates fall....
2019-08-28, 18:00

When child care costs more than a mortgage Ian and Nikki Aguilar were overjoyed when they welcomed a baby girl, Emilia, in July. But when they started investigating day care centers in their neighborhood, the new parents experienced some serious sticker shock....
2019-08-29, 23:39

Owning a Home Costs Way More Than Just the Mortgage The hidden costs of homebuying aren’t secrets, per se—they’re expenses that are hard to predict if you’re in the process of shopping for a home....
2019-05-30, 20:13

You might need a mortgage to buy Samsung's 98-inch QLED 8K TV Unveiled today at Harvey Norman Bundall on the Gold Coast, Samsung's massive 98-inch QLED 8K TV has arrived in Australia, though you just might need to take out a mortgage in order to afford it. The largest television of its kind that's currently available in the country, Samsung&apos...
2019-06-07, 05:26

VanEck SolidX bitcoin trust to sell shares to institutional buyers Investment firm VanEck and financial technology company SolidX Management LLC will sell shares in their bitcoin trust to "qualified institutional buyers," the companies said on Tuesday, in a move......
2019-09-05, 15:26

In Desperate Attempt To Get Buyers Below Retirement Age, C8 Corvette Ditches Chrome Wheels For as long as I can remember, you could always get your Chevrolet Corvette with a set of chrome wheels. Always. Everyone was so focused on whether or not they could that no one stopped to ask if they should. (The answer to that is nobody should.) With the new, C8 Corvette, they are no longer an opt...
2019-08-03, 04:13

Buyers Await Aviation Regulator's Scrutiny Of Jet's Flying License: Report Recently, London-based AdiGroup partnered with Jet Airways Employee Consortium partnered to bid for 75 per cent stake of Jet under the insolvency resolution process...
2019-06-30, 11:13

First-time U.S. home buyers face supply struggle as rates fall Mortgage rates are at a three-year low and housing price appreciation has cooled, but many Americans seeking to buy their first home are facing tough times....
2019-08-21, 21:39

Gentrification battle: Berlin tenants fight to save their homes from new buyers Renters in Berlin are appealing to the local council to stop the sale of their homes. But if buyers offer no guarantees, and the building is too expensive, there isn't much the authorities can do to protect them....
2019-08-26, 21:39

Xiaomi, Samsung Missing Undecided Smartphone Buyers in India: techARC Xiaomi and Samsung are focusing on users who are looking for smartphones within respective brands and not the ones who are undecided, a new report said on Monday....
2019-07-08, 23:13

Tata Motors To Introduce Long Range Tigor EV For Private Buyers Tata Motors will be introducing a more powerful version of the Tata Tigor EV for private buyers this year. Currently, the car uses a 16.2 kWh battery, offering a range of 142 km on a single charge,......
2019-08-04, 10:00

Trump’s housing plan could leave buyers fewer options, experts say The Trump administration’s proposals envision a smaller role for the government in the housing market, but leave it to lawmakers and regulators to figure out many of the details....
2019-09-07, 05:26

The Average Challenger Buyer Is 51 Years Old, Somehow Younger Than Mustang And Camaro Buyers While some people may assume that a large percentage of muscle car buyers are Detroit-area retirees, Challenger brand manager Kevin Hellman is here to prove them wrong: in an interview with Muscle Cars & Trucks, he said that the median Challenger buyer is just 51....
2019-08-18, 21:13

Singapore firm opens online marketplace for maritime suppliers, buyers Offering more than 10,000 product listings, Marine Online's e-commerce site features 4,000 service providers that provide 10 marine services including bunkering and ship supply and aims to help cut operational costs and drive transparency for the industry....
2019-06-05, 19:26

With companies AI-washing products, how can buyers find true AI-powered solutions? Various vendors tout security products as incorporating Artificial Intelligence, with practical results not different than what came before it. What is needed to deploy AI in security products?...
2019-07-12, 21:00

Billionaire Buyers' Club: Ken Griffin and His Neighbors at 220 Central Park South The hedge-fund manager, who paid $238 million for a penthouse, is joined by purchasers like Brazilian construction billionaire Renata de Camargo Nascimento....
2019-05-21, 19:52

It Takes One to Know One: A German TV Star Takes On Bullies Carsten Stahl was once a feared gang leader in Berlin. Now, as a television action hero, he is using his fame and the power of his personal story to combat bullying....
2019-08-16, 19:39

How a 20-year home mortgage can save you a ton of money TOWN SQUARE | Because of a shorter loan term and a lower interest rate, on a $280,000 loan amount, a borrower can save approximately $85,000 in interest over the life of the loan....
2019-08-28, 13:13

Homebuyers snap up lower mortgage rates Homebuyers are taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and a slightly more desperate seller. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the latest mortgage application data....
2019-09-11, 16:13

U.S. 30-year mortgage rates fall below 4% - Freddie Mac Interest rates on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages fell below 4% for the first time since January 2018 in step with declining U.S. bond yields due to growing trade tension between China and the United States, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
2019-05-30, 17:39

RBS eyes bid for £3.7bn Tesco Bank mortgage book The ‎state-backed Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is pursuing its biggest acquisition since the financial crisis by tabling a bid for Tesco Bank's £3.7bn book of mortgages....
2019-06-21, 16:26

Are you thinking of getting a reverse mortgage? Who should consider one and who shouldn't In a reverse mortgage, you get a loan either as a lump sum, in monthly payments or as a line of credit. You repay it when you sell the house or die.       ...
2019-06-12, 13:00

U.S. mortgage debt tops 2008 record Mortgage debt in the United States has surpassed its peak in 2008 just before the financial crisis, wiping out the fall from the Great Recession, according to a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York....
2019-08-14, 23:00

Mortgage rates level off after six-week slide According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average was unchanged at 3.82 percent with an average 0.6 point....
2019-06-13, 17:52

How much mortgage debt does your state have? Two states are far and away above the rest To find the average mortgage debt in each state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the State of Credit Report by Experian, a consumer reporting agency.       ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Why mortgage pro says it's a good to privatize Fannie, Freddie Mac The government is weighing whether a recent court win for mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should be appealed to the Supreme Court. Nader Tavakoli of Eagle Rock Capital joins CNBC's "Power Lunch" to discuss whether the government should privatize the mortgage giants....
2019-09-11, 23:26

Where to buy for less than £500k: five London commuter areas where first-time buyers can find a house with three bedrooms — or more London's first-time buyers could now wait 15 years to save a deposit. Here are five commuter locations where homes with three bedrooms or more are for sale for the same price as a flat in the capital....
2019-07-10, 07:26

Exclusive: Walmart to make first direct pitch to big corporate ad buyers at New York event Walmart Inc will meet large consumer goods companies and advertising firms for the first time in New York next week to pitch its advertising business, as the world's largest retailer aims to rev up its website and stores as a platform for other companies to reach customers....
2019-05-22, 13:01

Foreign bond buyers lift Mexico peso despite trade threats, downgrades Mexico's peso, which swung wildly in early June after a Fitch downgrade and brief U.S. threat to impose tariffs, has steadied as the country's high interest rates attracted foreign buyers of bonds using borrowed money, analysts and economists said....
2019-07-06, 01:52

Big pharma is denying children like my son vital drugs. So I've set up a buyers club | Robert Long The US company Vertex has put a ludicrous price on a new cystic fibrosis drug. But we’ve found a way to bypass its greed A few weeks ago I sat in a meeting room in east London nervously waiting the arrival of two representatives from Gador, an Argentinian drug company. It’s no exaggeration to say th...
2019-06-06, 17:39

Where to live in London near the Thames: 13 areas that can save home buyers as much as £800,000 — just by crossing the river As any London house hunter knows, if you want to live close to the river, you will have to pay a premium. Studies show that a view of the Thames is a London property's most expensive asset, commanding price premiums of up to 93 per cent....
2019-05-29, 19:00

U.S. scraps requirement for mortgage borrowers' language preference The U.S. housing finance regulator said on Friday it had reversed a decision to require mortgage lenders to ask what language borrowers spoke because it was not among the "most relevant and useful" information....
2019-08-10, 00:00

How Once-Doomed Mortgage Giants Gained New Lease on Life Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac cranked out profits as housing recovered after the financial crisis, and Congress couldn’t come up with a very good alternative to them. Now, the Trump administration has a roadmap for re-privatizing them....
2019-09-13, 18:52

Regulator to Press Congress to Act on Mortgage-Finance Revamp Mark Calabria, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, plans to submit proposals to Congress as early as this week to return Fannie and Freddie from government control to the private market....
2019-06-12, 14:13

The inverted yield curve is doing something weird to mortgage rates ARM rates are all over the place lender to lender because they are a very small percentage of new loan originations, around 6% of total mortgage application volume, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association....
2019-08-22, 18:26

Manhattan developer busted in mortgage fraud scheme A noted Upper East Side real estate developer took out fraudulent loans that allowed her to blow millions on Rolexes, jewelry, gold coins and lavish ski trips — declaring bankruptcy when it all went bust, prosecutors allege. British born developer Penny Ann Bradley, 54, was arrested Wednesday and ac...
2019-07-11, 02:13

Teamsters protest Rocket Mortgage Classic for better wages A union leader says seven employees at the Detroit Golf Club are willing to strike at the start of the Rocket Mortgage Classic if they don't get a new contract        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Home sales fall again despite lower mortgage rates Existing-home sales fell 0.4% in April and are down 4.4% from a year ago. The big drop in mortgage rates didn't help the sales.        ...
2019-05-21, 21:00

New York Regulator to Investigate Exposure of Mortgage Documents The agency is using its authority under a new cybersecurity regulation to investigate a mistake by a title insurer that revealed a trove of sensitive data....
2019-05-30, 03:39

US long-term mortgage rates little changed; 30-year at 3.82% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates were little changed this week, after six straight weeks of declines putting them at historically low levels. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage held steady from last week at 3.82 percent, its lowest poi...
2019-06-13, 18:13

Here's how the 10-year Treasury note is impacting mortgage rates Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae chief economist, and Skylar Olsen, Zillow director of economic research, join "The Exchange" to discuss the impact mortgage rates are seeing from the U.S.-China trade war....
2019-08-23, 21:13

The 2019 stock market is starting to feel like the 2008 stock market Wall Street's mood swings are starting to feel eerily similar to the months before the implosion of Lehman Brothers set off the 2008 financial meltdown, according to a market strategist....
2019-06-06, 16:52

Where to buy a flat in London: the top 20 postcodes where cost-conscious first-timers buyers are driving hard bargains With second steppers struggling to find the cash to move up the ladder and potential downsizers determinedly staying put, first timers are now in the spotlight as London's most powerful group of buyers....
2019-08-28, 14:00

China's Central Bank Unveils New Mortgage Loan Policy China’s central bank adjusted interest-rate mechanisms Sunday for the second time this month, this time focused on mortgage loans, in what it said was a bid to price them closer to market rates but also in ways that might avoid further inflating property prices....
2019-08-25, 20:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic: How Nate Lashley went from third alternate to leader Tying his own best round of the weekend at 9-under, Nate Lashley gained a 6-stroke lead going into the final day of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
2019-06-30, 04:00

Nate Lashley shoots 67 to keep Rocket Mortgage Classic lead DETROIT (AP) — Nate Lashley shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to top the Rocket Mortgage Classic leaderboard for the second straight day. Lashley had a 14-under 130 total at Detroit Golf Club. Cameron Champ was a stroke back after a 65. He played the front nine in 8-under 28, matching the lowest nine-hole...
2019-06-29, 01:26

UPDATE 1-U.S. 30-year mortgage rates hit lowest since Oct 2016 -Freddie Mac Borrowing costs on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages fell to their lowest level since October 2016 in step with declining bond yields due to economic and trade worries, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 20:39

UPDATE 1-U.S. charges reverse mortgage lender Live Well's ex-CEO in $140 mln fraud The U.S. government on Thursday charged the founder of reverse mortgage provider Live Well Financial Inc with engineering a $140 million fraud by inflating the value of its bonds, in what he called a "self-generating money machine."...
2019-08-29, 22:52

U.S. charges reverse mortgage lender Live Well's ex-CEO in $140 million fraud The U.S. government on Thursday charged the founder of reverse mortgage provider Live Well Financial Inc with engineering a $140 million fraud by inflating the value of its bonds, in what he called a......
2019-08-29, 22:52

Home sales fell in April despite a big drop in mortgage rates Sales of existing U.S. homes fell 0.4% in April compared with March to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 5.19 million units, according to the National Association of Realtors. Sales were 4.4% lower compared with April 2018....
2019-05-21, 17:00

Mortgage rates sink to 3-year low, but one-third of borrowers are making this big mistake Escalating tensions over a trade war with China sent investors rushing to the relative safety of the bond market late last week. That pushed the yield on the 10-year Treasury, which mortgage rates loosely follow, down sharply....
2019-08-05, 20:39

First-round recap of the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic Nate Lashley holds a one-shot lead after shooting a 63 in the first round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit.        ...
2019-06-28, 17:26

US long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year average at 3.82% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell for the sixth consecutive week, with the key 30-year loan average running below 4% and at its lowest point since September 2017. The declining rates have been a boon to potential purchasers in the spring home buying season, and the number of homeo...
2019-06-06, 18:00

Nate Lashley shoots 63 to take Rocket Mortgage Classic lead Nate Lashley birdied the final three holes and five of the last six for a 9-under 63 and the first-round lead in the Rocket Mortgage Classic, the PGA Tour's first event in Detroit        ...
2019-06-28, 03:26

Mortgage rates poised to drop after Federal Reserve announcement The 30-year fixed-rate average ticked up slightly this week to 3.84 percent. But the central bank's concerns about the economy could drive rates lower....
2019-06-20, 17:26

Falling mortgage rates boost homebuilder confidence, but not new construction The nation's homebuilders are feeling better about their business, as falling mortgage rates help more buyers afford homes. They are still not, however, building enough homes to meet demand....
2019-08-16, 17:39

U.S. 30-year mortgage rates tick up from lowest since 2017 - Freddie Mac Interest rates on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages edged higher from their lowest levels since September 2017 as U.S. bond yields had stabilized earlier this week, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 17:13

Manafort pleads not guilty to New York mortgage fraud charges President Trump’s imprisoned former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, pleaded not guilty Thursday to state mortgage fraud charges during an arraignment hearing in a New York City courtroom....
2019-06-27, 23:39

Millennials drive mortgage refinance boom, and lenders are scrambling Mortgage interest rates have been falling since May, especially sharply this month, so borrowers, especially millennials, are rushing to refinance. Refinance applications were up a stunning 116% this week compared with a year ago....
2019-08-09, 22:39

Beam Park in Dagenham: the £1 billion regeneration zone with thousands of new homes planned for first-time buyers Welcome to Beam Park, the £1 billion London regeneration zone you have probably never heard of. Yet it is getting a new train station offering a 20-minute commute to the City and has many acres of open space, while thousands of houses and flats are on the way in what will be one of the largest conce...
2019-05-23, 06:52

AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI I keep having the same conversation with companies that want to brief me about their latest AI-related news: It's not exciting, but it's smart.Read More...
2019-09-14, 00:52

The Guardian Weekly is 100 years old Our seven-day print edition was first published on this day in 1919The Guardian Weekly at 100: the Wall Street crash to SuezPart two: Apollo 11 to Rwanda’s genocidePart three: 9/11 to TrumpAround 10 million people across the world read the Guardian’s journalism online every day. But, before it was p...
2019-07-05, 03:13

Gary Woodland, Dustin Johnson miss cut at Rocket Mortgage Classic U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland missed cut at Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit in his first tournament since major win; Dustin Johnson also out.        ...
2019-06-29, 07:00

Cameron Champ moves to second at Rocket Mortgage Classic after blistering 28 on front nine Cameron Champ created a stir Friday at the Rocket Mortgage Classic when he shot 28 on the front nine at Detroit Golf Club.        ...
2019-06-29, 07:00

First American Financial exposed data in millions of mortgage documents, report says An estimated 885 million digitized documents from mortgage deals dating back to 2003 have been exposed by First American Financial Corp, a report says.        ...
2019-05-25, 01:39

Nate Lashley caps off his incredible week to win Rocket Mortgage Classic Nate Lashley was the last man in the Rocket Mortgage Classic field, but led wire-to-wire for his first PGA Tour win.       ...
2019-07-01, 01:13

Pending home sales beat expectations, thanks to lower mortgage rates The recent weakness in the housing market could be turning around, thanks to a steep drop in mortgage interest rates. Consumers signed more contracts to buy existing homes than expected in June....
2019-08-01, 01:52

Inner Circle: Behind the scenes at PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit The inaugural PGA Tour stop in Detroit has a purse of $7.3 million and has attracted big names such as Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

FDIC Plan Would Ease Requirement for Banks Selling Mortgage Securities The regulator proposed easing a hurdle for banks to sell pools of home-mortgage obligations, as part of an effort to spur competition in a market dominated by government-backed entities such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac....
2019-07-16, 22:52

U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland misses cut at Rocket Mortgage Classic U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland and Dustin Johnson, the No. 2 player in the world, were sent home early at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit.        ...
2019-06-29, 07:00

Nate Lashley opens 6-shot lead in Rocket Mortgage Classic Nate Lashley shot a bogey-free 9-under 63 on Saturday to open a six-stroke lead in the Rocket Mortgage Classic at 23-under 193        ...
2019-06-30, 06:26

Buyers incentives in Barking: shared-ownership flats in new east London suburb come with free travel for a year 10,000 new homes with shared-ownership are available at Barking Riverside's new development, where homeowners are also offered incentives such as an NHS wellbeing initiative....
2019-08-19, 13:00

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Not half bad (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 snaps 3-week winning streak, slips 0.3% as all eyes are on G20 Summit. Though index finishes first half up 17.3%, the best start to a year since 1997 ** That said, charts suggest risk the SPX may have a bumpy ride ahead ** And while the DJ...
2019-07-01, 13:39

The fight against HIV: then and now – Science Weekly podcast Earlier this year, the UK government announced it wanted to end new HIV transmissions in England by 2030. Hannah Devlin looks at the history of the epidemic, including its impact on the gay community, recent promising drug trials and whether Britain can meet its target Continue reading......
2019-06-14, 07:39

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On edge ** S&P 500 up for second straight week, but adds just 0.5%. Trade tensions and Gulf tanker attacks weigh ** At first, the DJI was rolling sixes, and the SPX was streaking higher ** However, the SPX hit a wall, turned tipsy. This with the DJI seeing double ** Most sectors advance: Consum...
2019-06-15, 01:39

AEW debuting weekly TNT show on October 2 There is a new day to watch professional wrestling on cable in primetime. TNT announced Wednesday that All Elite Wrestling’s yet-to-be-named two-hour weekly television show will begin on October 2. By putting the show on Wednesdays, it avoids any conflict with TNT’s slate of NBA games, which airs on...
2019-07-24, 18:52

AI Weekly: California is trying to control big tech Tech giants are facing threats of regulation on many fronts, but California is poised to become ground zero, as a new feature for Amazon's Alexa suggests.Read More...
2019-05-31, 22:00

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Mayhem ** S&P 500 drops 2.6%, extends losing streak to 4 weeks. SPX sheds 6.6% in May as U.S.-China trade war intensifies and President Trump opens new front with Mexico ** Indeed, the SPX appeared heavy handed, ultimately leading to multi-month lows ** This as a momentum millstone leads to a May...
2019-05-31, 23:13

The problem with sex – Science Weekly podcast Access to help for sexual problems is patchy and many fear the consequences of cuts to sexual health services could be profound. Nicola Davis investigatesPlease note: this podcast contains discussion of sexual abuseIn the UK, sexual dysfunction is far from rare: 42% of men and 51% of women reported ...
2019-05-21, 14:32

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Not half bad ** S&P 500 snaps 3-week winning streak, slips 0.3% as all eyes are on G20 Summit. Though index finishes first half up 17.3%, the best start to a year since 1997 ** That said, charts suggest risk the SPX may have a bumpy ride ahead ** And while the DJI may still see another push , the Nasdaq...
2019-06-29, 01:13

Entertainment Weekly will become a monthly publication It’s been rumored for years, and on Thursday it finally became a reality: Meredith said Entertainment Weekly magazine will publish its last “weekly” issue on June 25 and become a monthly as of August. JD Heyman, deputy editor of People, will replace Henry Goldblatt as editor. About 15 people will be...
2019-06-07, 05:00

Oil prices dip but set for solid weekly gains Oil took a breather on Friday after three days of solid gains, but was set for its strongest week since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S inventories and a looming hurricane in Florida, while new signs of trade talks emerged....
2019-08-30, 12:00

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Pivot ** S&P 500 snaps 4-week losing streak, surges 4.4%. Wall Street rallies Fri on rate cut hopes, trade optimism ** Fed Chair Powell remarks Tues that Fed will act "as appropriate" in face of trade war, other risks; pivot seemingly opens door to possible interest rate cuts ** Indeed, the SPX fi...
2019-06-07, 23:26

Opinion: Meet comeback kid Nate Lashley, who persevered to win the Rocket Mortgage Classic Nate Lashley persevered to win the Rocket Mortgage Classic by six strokes. His is a comeback story for the ages.       ...
2019-07-01, 04:52

‘50 Shades of Orange’ star says he was denied mortgage for buying illegal tanning drugs A British tanning addict who once appeared in a TV documentary claimed that he’s been denied a mortgage — because he injects himself with an illegal drug to look like a “human solar panel,” according to a new report. Karl Dinis, 37, of Llanishen, Cardiff, was featured on “Tantastic: 50 S...
2019-08-22, 21:39

Fitch adds environmental risk metric to mortgage-backed securities ratings Fitch Ratings will factor natural disaster and catastrophic risk into their ratings of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), the firm announced Tuesday, the first of the three major U.S. credit ratings agencies to consider environmental risk explicitly for this asset class....
2019-06-06, 00:00

Mortgage refinancing jumps as rates tumble but loans for home purchases drop again Mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week leading to a surge in refinancing. But mortgage applications for home purchases fell.        ...
2019-05-23, 00:13

Mortgage lenders finally see bigger profit margins ahead, as demand surges The mortgage application numbers this week just put an exclamation point on an already positive trend for mortgage lenders. Consumer demand for mortgages, both to purchase a home and to refinance, is way up....
2019-06-12, 16:26

Early returns on Rocket Mortgage Classic positive as PGA Tour schedule winds down The British Open at Royal Portrush is the only remaining major as the new look PGA Tour schedule winds down with two regular season events left after the Rocket Mortgage Classic at the Detroit Golf Club.       ...
2019-06-30, 04:00

Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates for mortgages....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Stearns Lending files Chapter 11 bankruptcy after mortgage interest rate increases Mortgage lender Stearns Holdings filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Tuesday, blaming its woes in part on increased interest rates.       ...
2019-07-09, 20:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour returns to Michigan for the first time in a decade Thursday when play begins at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: New highs fireworks (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 gains 1.7%, closes near record highs even after hot payrolls print on Fri cools bets for an aggressive Fed rate cut ** Indeed, the DJI finally popped above its October 2018 highs. However, action puts it closer to what may be an important ceili...
2019-07-08, 13:13

AI Weekly: Highlights from VentureBeat’s AI conference Transform VentureBeat held its largest AI conference to date this week, bringing together startups and the biggest AI companies in the world. Here are the highlights.Read More...
2019-07-13, 00:26

US weekly jobless claims increase slightly First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, following the 211,000 claims reported for the prior week....
2019-05-30, 21:00

Oil rises towards $69 but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss Oil rose towards $69 a barrel on Friday after two sessions of losses, but remained on track for its biggest weekly drop this year due to rising inventories and concerns about an economic slowdown....
2019-05-24, 15:00

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Asset grab ** S&P 500 extends win streak to three weeks, adds 2.2%. Rate-cut euphoria and trade optimism spur index to record highs. Bonds and commodities also catch bids ** Indeed, studies suggested sudden quiet could end with a bang ** And as the SPX went for a second round with resistance , the Dow...
2019-06-21, 23:52

US weekly jobless claims total 212,000, vs 220,000 expected CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman break down the latest jobless claims, housing starts, building permits and Philadelphia Fed manufacturing numbers. Also at the table are Ken Langone, CEO of Invemed Associates and co-founder of Home Depot, and former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor....
2019-05-21, 19:13

US weekly jobless claims increase marginally First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, in line with the prior week's number of claims....
2019-09-05, 21:26

How to stop MS in its tracks – Science Weekly podcast Ian Sample visits Professor Richard Reynolds at the MS Society tissue bank to hear how research on brains of patients who died with multiple sclerosis is leading to novel insights and new treatments Continue reading......
2019-09-06, 08:52

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson concludes this three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of noise pollutionFirst released: 03/05/2019As wildli...
2019-08-23, 11:13

Director's Cut: Weekly Beauty Desk Drops From the latest hair and skincare launches to some epic summer scent favourites, see the product edit of the favourites that have landed on the desk of Vogue beauty & lifestyle, Jessica Diner, this week...
2019-07-17, 08:39

US weekly jobless claims fall to 3-month low First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 223,000 in the most recent week, up marginally from the 221,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-07-11, 18:00

Stocks Extend Weekly Winning Streak U.S. stocks clinched a third consecutive week of gains and are sitting within a hair of their records, as moderating tensions between the U.S. and China eased fears about a potential recession....
2019-09-14, 05:39

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 220,000 for the most recent week, down from the 228,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-05-21, 14:52

U.S. weekly jobless claims increase slightly The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased moderately last week, suggesting the labor market remains on solid footing even as the economy is slowing....
2019-05-30, 16:26

US weekly jobless claims fall to a 3-month low The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to continued strong labor market conditions....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Oil set for weekly loss on weak economic data Crude oil prices fell on Friday on weak economic indicators from the United States and Germany, shrugging off tensions around Iran and this week's decision by OPEC and its allies to extend a supply cut deal until next year....
2019-07-05, 10:52

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 212,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-05-23, 16:00

| UK, EU Brexit teams to meet twice-weekly in September Britain's Brexit negotiators are to meet their EU counterparts twice a week throughout September, London said, in a bid to strike a new divorce deal....
2019-08-30, 20:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from second round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the second round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-28, 22:26

As rates drop, mortgage refinancing surges but home purchase loans remain tepid Homeowners scramble to refinance mortgages as rates hit the lowest level in 17 months. But mortgage applications for home purchase rose just 0.5%.        ...
2019-06-06, 04:13

Trump Plan for Home Loans Stokes Fears of Higher Mortgage Rates for Would-Be Homebuyers Housing advocates fear a Trump administration plan to return federal mortgage backers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to the private sector will increase the cost of house loans and make it harder for low-income and disadvantaged communities to buy homes....
2019-09-07, 06:13

Rocket Mortgage Classic: Protesters gather outside Detroit Golf Club over labor dispute Protesters gathered at Detroit Golf Club on Wednesday in the wake of an ongoing labor dispute. The Rocket Mortgage Classic begins Thursday.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Pimco sticks to Danish mortgage-backed covered bonds as returns plunge: Bloomberg Pacific Investment Management Co is one of the investors embracing Danish mortgage-backed covered bonds, even as negative interest rates mean investors face built-in losses on some bonds, Bloomberg reported on Sunday....
2019-08-25, 22:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from third round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the third round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
2019-06-29, 17:39

Rickie Fowler has the Motor City's attention at inaugural Rocket Mortgage Classic Dustin Johnson and U.S. Open champ Gary Woodland are drawing attention, but Rickie Fowler still seems like the main draw at Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Stock climb, keeping S&P 500 on track for a 2nd weekly gain Stocks moved higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading Friday, placing the market on track to notch a second straight weekly gain after a wobbly start to the week...
2019-09-06, 22:52

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
2019-05-25, 05:00

Chemical checkout: find out what could be hiding in your weekly shop Food additives commonly found in US bread, soft drinks and candy are all banned in Europe. Here’s how they end up in your cart – and how you can avoid them Continue reading......
2019-05-29, 14:00

AI Weekly: Protecting the powerful underpins debates at Stanford and MIT Petitions in support of MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito and in opposition to former Google CEO Eric Schmidt at Stanford University reveal AI ethics debates.Read More...
2019-09-07, 05:26

What happens when we can't test scientific theories? – Science Weekly podcast String theory gained traction 35 years ago but scientists have not found any evidence to suggest it is correct. Does this matter? And should it be tested? Ian Sample debates this with Eleanor Knox, David Berman and Peter Woit Continue reading......
2019-06-28, 09:39

Here's how The New York Times turned their stories into television with The Weekly The New York Times’ new weekly, half-hour narrative documentary series The Weekly marks the newspaper’s first major foray into TV news. Before its premiere on FX this Sunday, we sat down with three New York Times reporters—Caitlin Dickerson, Brian Rosenthal, and Sabrina Tavernise—to talk about the s...
2019-05-30, 05:39

150 years of the periodic table – Science Weekly podcast Nicola Davis invites Prof Brigitte Van Tiggelen and Dr Peter Wothers on to the podcast to look at how the periodic table took shape and asks whether it might now be in jeopardy Continue reading......
2019-06-21, 08:52

New Study On Weekly, Monthly S&P 500 PutWrite Indexes Released CHICAGO, IL -- January 27, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a new study that examines both the monthly CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index (PUTSM Index) and the CBOE S&P 500 One-Week PutWrite Index (WPUTSM Index), comparing their performances with that of tr...
2019-05-21, 19:52

How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample explores our prospects for finding life beyond our own planet Continue reading......
2019-09-13, 15:13

Cross Section: Giles Yeo – Science Weekly podcast Why do some of us pile on the pounds, while others seem to get away with it? Hannah Devlin speaks to Dr Giles Yeo about some of the latest findings from the field of obesity research – from the role of our genes and how heritable our weight is, to how, as a society, we’ve become overweight and what ...
2019-07-05, 08:39

Brilliant Liverpool are kings of Europe once again – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Gregg Bakowski and Lars Sivertsen discuss Liverpool’s Champions League win, next steps for those involved, England women’s misstep in their final friendly before the World Cup and water pistolsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the Ch...
2019-06-03, 13:52

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices fell for the fourth consecutive session Friday to bring their drop for the week to 3%, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down....
2019-09-14, 05:39

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
2019-07-08, 19:26

Oceans of Noise: Episode One – Science Weekly podcast During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson begins a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of noise pollutionFirst released: 03/05/2019Contrary to pop...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Oil falls 2.8% ahead of hurricane, but still notches weekly gain Oil futures fell on Friday ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices still posted the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
2019-08-30, 21:39

Oceans of Noise: Episode Two – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife recordist Chris Watson is joined by award-winning sound artist Jana Winderen on a voyage around Norway’s Austevoll islands, aboard a research vessel recording the grunting of spawning codContrary to popular belief, or the writings of Jacques Cousteau, life under the ocean surface is not a s...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson concludes a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean examining the possible threats caused to marine life by noise pollution. In this final episode he looks at solutions and discovers an unlikely role for sound artists such as himselfAs wildlif...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Weekly releases vs. the binge model: Here’s why Netflix’s approach is better If you paid attention at all to any of the Netflix headlines this week, you were no doubt confronted with the revelation — including from us — that Netflix is experimenting with a different release schedule for some new TV seasons. The short version of what’s going on: These are re...
2019-09-08, 18:26

Oil plummets, on track for biggest weekly drop in 2019 Oil prices plunged on Thursday, losing about 5% as trade tensions dampened the demand outlook, putting the crude benchmarks on course for their biggest daily and weekly falls in six months....
2019-05-24, 06:52

Brexit weekly briefing: snap election looks increasingly likely MPs plot to thwart a no-deal exit as the do-or-die rhetoric from Boris Johnson hardensWelcome to the Guardian’s weekly Brexit briefing. If you would like to receive this as a weekly email, sign up here. You can also catch our monthly Brexit Means … podcast here. And for daily updates, head to Andrew...
2019-08-13, 08:52

Southern California sees strongest July home sales in four years, thanks to lower mortgage rates Home sales in Southern California jumped more than 6% in July and were 3.7% higher annually, according to CoreLogic, the highest July volume since 2015....
2019-08-28, 21:13

Detroit Golf Club workers threaten strike if no deal reached before Rocket Mortgage Classic Detroit Golf Club groundskeepers are calling for new contract ahead of this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic on the PGA Tour.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from final round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the final round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
2019-06-30, 16:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic viewer's guide: Round 1 & 2 tee times, groupings and TV/streaming info Tee times for the first two rounds plus TV and streaming information for the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to New York state mortgage fraud charges NEW YORK (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to New York state mortgage fraud charges. The post Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to New York state mortgage fraud charges appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Oil steadies, set for weekly gain amid hopes for end to US-China trade war Oil prices were steady on Friday, with crude benchmarks poised for multi-week gains amid a sharp drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, while trade tensions eased as Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month....
2019-09-06, 11:52

England v USA, the Copa América and Afcon 2019 – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss England’s inexorable march to World Cup glory, the USA ‘spygate’ episode, Luis Suárez’s tears, the back streets of Alexandria and Elton JohnJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days i...
2019-07-01, 18:13

Oil prices fall but set for big weekly gain on trade dispute hopes Oil gave back some of its recent gains on Friday, but was still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S stocks, a looming hurricane in Florida and an easing of Sino-U.S. trade rhetoric....
2019-08-30, 12:00

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforce?Read More...
2019-06-08, 05:00

Dark Patterns: the art of online deception – Science Weekly podcast Have you ever been caught out online and subscribed to something you didn’t mean to? Ian Sample has and so he tasked Jordan Erica Webber with finding out how companies play on our psyches to pinch our pennies and what we can do about it Continue reading......
2019-07-12, 10:39

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+ reportedly revealed at this weekend’s D23 expo that, counter to the Netflix model it’s establishing itself in opposition to, the streaming service wil...
2019-08-24, 21:13

Cross Section: Frans de Waal – Science Weekly podcast What can we learn from chimps when it comes to politics and power? Ian Sample meets the leading primatologist Prof Frans de Waal of Emory University to discuss good leadership and what we can learn from our closest living relatives. Continue reading......
2019-06-07, 07:26

AI Weekly: China, the United States, and the struggle for global leadership No matter who wins the 2020 presidential election, a better world with AI in business and society may depend on adherence to our own values.Read More...
2019-06-28, 22:26

Oil prices steady; set for weekly gain ahead of G20 talks, OPEC Oil prices were little changed on Friday and were on track for a second straight week of gains, ahead of talks over the trade dispute between the U.S. and Chinese presidents this weekend and on production cuts from OPEC on Monday....
2019-06-28, 20:52

Reagan’s famous weekly radio address was Nixon’s idea Former President Richard Nixon had a widely influential role on former President Ronald Reagan and his key staff, and even dreamed up one of the Gipper’s most famous practices — the weekly radio address — according to a treasure trove of post-presidential papers in the Nixon library.4192KqOVZiL._SX3...
2019-07-17, 00:13

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations League, disrespect via kitchen utensils and an Ultrasling 3Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the opening weekend of t...
2019-06-10, 18:52

Soundscape ecology with Bernie Krause - Science Weekly podcast Do you know what noise a hungry sea anemone makes? Soundscape ecologist Bernie Krause does. Armed with over 5,000 hours of recordings, he takes Ian Sample on a journey through the natural world and demonstrates why sound is a powerful tool for conservationFirst broadcast on 15 June 2018Do you know w...
2019-08-30, 15:13

'Apex Legends' will keep players busy with daily and weekly challenges Respawn has a straightforward way to keep its hordes of Apex Legends players coming back: it's borrowing a page from other battle royale shooters. The studio has teased Season 2 Battle Pass plans that will include daily and weekly challenges to spee......
2019-05-30, 23:52

Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions spiked again in the Middle East after the United States said it had destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
2019-07-19, 13:13

The big kick-off, English centre-backs and Crusty – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Mark Langdon discuss the Community Shield, Harry Maguire and the centre-back daisy chain, Nicolas Pépé, the return of the Football League and Crusty the PieJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.Back for another season, we start by lo...
2019-08-06, 02:52

Cross Section: Hiranya Peiris – Science Weekly podcast What happened before the Big Bang? This is one of the hardest questions scientists are trying to answer, but Prof Hiranya Peiris is not daunted by the challenge. Hannah Devlin invited Peiris on the podcast to discuss the origins of our universe Continue reading......
2019-05-24, 13:39

UPDATE 8-Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 * U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for third week in a row -Baker Hughes (New throughout, updates prices, market activity and comments; adds rig count data)...
2019-05-24, 20:13

Thrashings, tackles and Welsh worries – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Lars Sivertsen, Michael Butler and Chris Paouros discuss a record-breaking World Cup win, follow-throughs, Wales in trouble, Lionel Messi making a lot of money and the perils of being a non-league refereeJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few d...
2019-06-13, 19:13

FOREX-Dollar retreats from 2-yr high overnight, set for weekly loss The dollar was on track on Friday to post a small weekly loss after coming off two-year highs on lower U.S. yields as investors feared the Sino-U.S. trade dispute will hurt the U.S. economy more than previously thought....
2019-05-24, 06:26

Rupee Set For Weekly Gain After PM Modi's Landslide Election Win: Report The currency ended 0.5 per cent lower on Thursday after scaling a session peak of 69.38 when initial leads suggested a facile victory for PM Modi's coalition, in line with most of the exit polls....
2019-05-24, 11:39

New homes in Enfield: buyers are pushing just beyond the north circular for better value homes within 30 minutes of the City Enfield in north London is perfect for those looking to travel both in and out of London – it's served by three overland stations, three tube stations and is close to the M25....
2019-05-28, 18:52

Samsung celebrates Galaxy Day with sweet deals for potential buyers and Galaxy owners Samsung celebrates 10 years since the first Galaxy device made it to market by offering those who already own a Galaxy smartphone some freebies, and major discounts to those who don't. Most of these deals are available starting June 4 and are aimed at Samsung users, so if you don't yet own a Galaxy ...
2019-06-05, 00:26

No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its Recreation of Historic Opioid Testimony Authentic The Times TV show’s producer/director shares the challenges and rewards of bringing to life witness testimony against Purdue Pharma in a way that stayed true to our journalistic principles....
2019-08-19, 00:52

Oil prices edge higher, set for weekly gain amid trade optimism Oil prices edged higher on Friday, with crude benchmarks poised for multi-week gains amid a sharp draw down in U.S. crude inventories, while trade tensions eased after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month....
2019-09-06, 06:13

AI Weekly: Cutting-edge research promises to imbue AI with contextual knowledge Researchers at IBM, MIT, Salesforce, and elsewhere are developing techniques that promise to imbue AI with greater contextual knowledge than before.Read More...
2019-08-31, 03:13

Kremlin critic to Putin: Allow free election or face weekly protests A hunger-striking opposition politician and close ally of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has warned Russian authorities to allow a free and fair election in Moscow later this year or face weekly street protests and rising discontent....
2019-07-31, 19:13

Arsenal v Spurs analysis, dives, Bakery Jatta and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay discuss a scrappy, shambling north London derby, top six stumbles, the difference between two English dives, a curious case of dubious identity in Germany and The Wilson ScenarioJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We t...
2019-09-02, 19:52

METALS-Copper set for 1st weekly gain in 8 weeks amid easing dollar Copper prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) rose on Friday as the U.S. dollar weakened, while the metal looked set for a weekly gain for the first time in eight weeks....
2019-06-07, 06:52

METALS-London nickel eases from 16-month peak, but set for 9% weekly gain London nickel prices eased on Friday, slipping from a 16-month high struck in the previous session, after Indonesia's nickel miners association said it had urged the government not to bring forward a ban on mineral ore exports. The association's Secretary General Meidy Katrin Lengkey said the gr...
2019-08-09, 12:26

England's heartache, USA v Netherlands and Frank Lampard – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Chris Paouros discuss the Women’s World Cup semi-finals, the Copa América, Gold Cup, Afcon, Frank Lampard returning to Chelsea and BatmanJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, starting wi...
2019-07-04, 17:39

Liverpool lord it, Spurs shocked and Barnes bangers – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss defeats for Tottenham and Manchester United, Ashley and Harvey Barnes on target, goals galore on the continent and a new crime novel seeking publishersJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We take a look back at ...
2019-08-26, 18:52

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read More...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey and author Isabella Tree.This podcast was amended on 18 May 2019. An earlier version incorrectly claimed that Vitamin B12 is also known as Folate or Fo...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Harry Kane moves up the charts, Bendtner-mania and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss England’s 4-0 win over Bulgaria, Ryan Giggs in trouble even as Wales win, a big test for Northern Ireland, Bendtner-mania and a manager quitting out of boredomJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We take a look back at...
2019-09-09, 18:52

Handballs, the Pukki Party and La Liga starts with a bang – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Paul MacInnes discuss the late VAR drama at the Etihad, Teemu Pukki being in contention for the Golden Boot and dramatic opening weekends in La Liga and the BundesligaJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start with a round-up of ...
2019-08-19, 23:52

The interplay between gender and autism spectrum disorder – Science Weekly podcast The Science Weekly team are taking a bit of a break so we’ll be revisiting some of our favourite shows from the archive. Including this one from 2017, when Nicola Davis looked at why so many women with autism are misdiagnosed and how this issue resonates with broader ideas of neurodiversity. We also...
2019-08-01, 02:52

Cboe to List Mini-SPX Index (XSP) Wednesday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – January 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list Wednesday-expiring weekly options on the Cboe Mini-SPX Index (XSP), beginning January 30, 2018....
2019-05-21, 16:39

Oil prices fall, but post weekly gain ahead of G20 talks, OPEC Oil prices fell on Friday but posted their second straight week of gains ahead of trade talks between the U.S. and Chinese presidents this weekend, and on widely expected production cuts from OPEC on Monday....
2019-06-29, 00:00

Mercury 13: the forgotten women of the space race - Science Weekly podcast As the space race heated up in the 1960s, 13 aviators passed the same tests as Nasa’s first astronauts, later going on to be called the Mercury 13. But because they were women, Nasa wouldn’t even consider them. One of those women was Wally Funk, who joins Nicola Davis and author Sue Nelson this week...
2019-07-19, 11:26

Joy for Rapinoe and co, a 'nonsense' loss for England and Lionel Messi – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss the USA’s World Cup final glory and White House hopes, England ‘nonsense’ loss against Sweden (according to Phil Neville), and Lionel Messi’s claims of “corruption’ at the Copa América. And the pod is off on its holidays...we’ll...
2019-07-08, 23:39

'The Trump effect': Foreign purchases of American homes plunge 36% as Chinese buyers flee Conditions in the U.S. housing market, along with tighter currency controls by the China, caused a stunning drop in foreign demand for American homes.       ...
2019-07-17, 21:52

Mortgage boss assaulted King's Cross rail worker after missing train home for 55th birthday party An irate mortgage broker grabbed hold of a rail station worker and shouted homophobic abuse when he missed the train to his 55th birthday celebrations, a court heard....
2019-07-31, 17:39

PRECIOUS-Gold prices edge up ahead of U.S. jobs data, set for 7th weekly gain Gold prices inched up on Friday and were heading for their seventh consecutive weekly gain, with investors waiting for U.S. non-farm payrolls data later in the day for clues on the outlook for interest rate cuts....
2019-07-05, 04:52

Pope Francis Arrives Late for Weekly Appearance After Getting Stuck in Vatican Elevator (VATICAN CITY) — Where’s the pope? He’s stuck in a Vatican elevator. Thousands of people who were gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the traditional Sunday on-the-dot-of-noon appearance by Pope Francis were watching for the window of the Apostolic Palace to be thrown open so ...
2019-09-01, 22:39

Penalty palaver, Neymar and strife at Bolton and Bury – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss penalty rock-paper-scissors, strife at Bury and Bolton, the return of Serie A, Neymar’s movements and breaking news from the NetherlandsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days of...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Tyson to rebuild plant after fire, assures weekly pay for full-time workers U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday it will rebuild its Holcomb, Kansas beef plant after a fire partly destroyed the facility last week and added that full-time, active employees would be paid weekly until production resumes....
2019-08-12, 15:13

Oil prices dip, still set for weekly gains amid Middle East tensions, rate cut hopes Oil prices reversed earlier gains on Friday but benchmark Brent crude was still set for its first weekly gain in five weeks amid rising tensions in the Middle East and on hopes for a drop in U.S. interest rates that may stimulate global growth....
2019-06-21, 11:13

Spending minimum two hours weekly in nature tied to good health, wellbeing (Reuters Health) - People who experience nature for at least 120 minutes per week are more likely to report good health and psychological wellbeing, a large UK study suggests....
2019-06-21, 05:52

Bury, Carabao upsets and the Alexis Sánchez mystery – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and Michael Butler discuss the expulsion of Bury from the Football League, midweek fun between second XIs, Chris Smalling and innovative Carabao Cup draw ideasWe look back at the last few days in football, starting with the story concerning Bury and thei...
2019-08-29, 19:39

Netflix assures fans its most binge-able shows won’t switch to weekly release schedules Disney’s streaming service will launch in a couple of months and it’s probably the streaming service to get this fall. It’s got a great price that’s cheaper than its main competitors, including Netflix, HBO, and probably Apple, as well as a ton of great content and better fea...
2019-09-04, 22:39

Chelsea swagger, Villans become heroes and Spurs v Liverpool – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss the Europa League final, the Championship play-off final, the Champions League final, Newcastle and a duck-sized Sepp BlatterJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, ...
2019-05-31, 01:01

Scotland collapse, England move on and Totti hits out – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Flo Lloyd-Hughes discuss the latest Women’s World Cup drama, VAR’s increasing prominence, Copa América and a Totti meltdownJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, starting with Scotland’s de...
2019-06-20, 19:39

Oil falls ahead of hurricane but posts weekly gain as U.S.-China trade war eases Oil futures fell on Friday, with U.S. crude down nearly 3% ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices were still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
2019-08-31, 02:00

Oil steadies as Middle East tensions counter demand worries, set for weekly fall Oil prices steadied on Friday after steep losses in the previous session, supported by rising tensions between the United States and Iran, but weighed by concerns slowing economic growth could dent global oil demand....
2019-07-19, 18:26

Best areas in London for home buyers: where first-timers, second steppers and 'forever' house-hunters should start their search New research published today charts a typical Londoner's property journey, highlighting the locations attracting the most interest from first-time buyers, second steppers, and "top of the ladder" buyers searching for big family homes....
2019-07-24, 11:39

Cboe Global Markets to List SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) Monday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – February 15, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (ticker symbol: SPY) options that expire on Mondays, beginning February 16, 2018, subject to rule f...
2019-05-21, 16:39

UPDATE 2-U.S.-based investment-grade bond funds end weekly inflows streak -Lipper U.S.-based investment-grade corporate bond funds posted their first weekly outflow since mid-January as the United States and China continued to clash over trade, souring sentiment across financial markets. According to Refinitiv's Lipper research service data on Thursday, U.S.-based investment-...
2019-05-24, 01:01

England and Kosovo thrill, Scotland slump and Marvin Sordell – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Marvin Sordell discuss England’s 5-3 win, trouble north of the border, Northern Ireland’s stoicism in defeat and Marvin’s decision to retire at the age of 28We look back at the last few days in football, starting with England’s 5-3 win over Kosovo, ...
2019-09-12, 19:00

U.S.-based investment-grade bond funds end weekly 2019 inflow streak -Lipper Investors' appetite for risk took a break in the latest week as various asset classes saw net cash withdrawals, against the backdrop of the lingering U.S.-China trade war....
2019-05-24, 01:01

Tomorrow's weather forecast: fair with a good chance of improvement – Science Weekly podcast Science Weekly joins forces with our sister technology podcast, Chips with Everything, to look at the future of weather forecasting. Graihagh Jackson finds out how accurate predictions currently are, while Jordan Erica Webber discusses how street cameras and connected cars could improve the forecast...
2019-05-31, 08:39

Bond funds net fourth largest weekly inflows amid recession fears - BAML Investors stampeded into investment-grade and government bond funds, giving fixed income the fourth largest weekly inflows ever, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as investors sought safety from the risk of a global recession....
2019-08-16, 12:52

Admin special, play-off previews and life as a released player – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Ali Maxwell discuss Uefa’s Europa League final problems, Fifa’s World Cup ticketing problems, life after being released by your club and Batistuta’s red and white armyJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few day...
2019-05-23, 20:39

Buying a house or flat in inner London Zones 1-3: why record numbers of home buyers are heading back to the capital's central zones Home buyers are falling back in love with London, especially in travel Zones 1 to 3, with estate agents reporting an increase in viewings and offers....
2019-08-07, 15:00

Shared-ownership homes in Shoreditch: 'starchitect-designed' flats for first-time buyers to go on sale in Zone 1 hipster heartland When completed, the one-bedroom flats by Norman Foster's practice Foster + Partners will be within a short walk of Liverpool Street station and Shoreditch High Street....
2019-08-08, 20:39

UPDATE 1-Bond funds net fourth largest weekly inflows amid recession fears - BAML Investors stampeded into investment-grade and government bond funds, giving fixed income the fourth largest weekly inflows ever, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as investors sought safety from the risk of a global recession....
2019-08-16, 12:52

Disturbing Teen Trend: Adolescents Across The Country Are Getting Together WEEKLY to Worship A Dead Man Named Jesus Christ Parents, beware: A terrifying new trend is sweeping the nation, and your child could be the next to participate. Adolescents across the country are getting together WEEKLY to worship a dead man known as “Jesus Christ.”...
2019-08-30, 19:13

U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds post largest weekly outflow since October U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted more than $4 billion of outflows in the week ended Wednesday, the largest weekly cash withdrawals since October 2018, according to Refinitiv's Lipper......
2019-08-09, 01:00

Rocket Mortgage Classic: Round 1 'stress-free' for some, but big names struggle Late alternate Nate Lashley leads the field with a 63, but Gary Woodland and Dustin Johnson struggled in Round 1 of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-28, 03:26

Winner's Bag: Nate Lashley's golf equipment at the Rocket Mortgage Classic Take a look at the complete list of the clubs that Nate Lashley used to win the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-07-01, 05:26

U.S. 30-year, 15-year mortgage rates hit 16-month lows - Freddie Mac Interest rates on U.S. 30-year and 15-year fixed-rate mortgages decreased to their lowest levels in 16 months in step with lower U.S. bond yields amid worries about trade tension between China and the United States, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
2019-05-23, 17:13

Precious metal funds reap 4th biggest weekly inflows amid safe haven dash - BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth largest weekly inflows ever and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as escalating trade tensions and global growth concerns prompted a dash for .safe havens...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Precious metal funds reap fourth biggest weekly inflows as investors play safe: BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth-largest inflows ever in the week to Wednesday and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as rising trade......
2019-08-09, 21:39

UPDATE 1-Precious metal funds reap 4th biggest weekly inflows as investors play safe -BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth-largest inflows ever in the week to Wednesday and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as rising trade tensions and global growth concerns prompted a dash for safe havens....
2019-08-09, 14:00

Confidence matters more than mortgage rates in housing, and confidence just took a hit Mortgage rates have been falling sharply over the last three months, which should be incredibly positive for the housing market, but so far reaction has been muted in both home sales and new home construction....
2019-08-16, 18:26

Cricket World Cup puts key London venues in the spotlight: homes to bowl buyers over near Lord's in St John's Wood or Kennington's Kia Oval The Cricket World Cup is under way and the battle between the sport's greatest players will throw a global spotlight on the key London venues — the Kia Oval in Kennington and Lord's in St John's Wood....
2019-06-05, 19:01

Late play-off drama, a treble treble and joy for Valencia – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Faye Carruthers, Jonathan Wilson and Ben Fisher discuss play-off wins for Charlton and Tranmere, Celtic’s treble treble, Valencia’s Copa del Rey victory, a laboured win for England Women and much moreJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start at Wembley, looking back ...
2019-05-27, 15:13

Former Disney Channel actor alleges manager sexually assaulted him 'almost weekly' Former Disney Channel actor Ricky Garcia has come forward with allegations of sexual abuse against manager Joby Harte.        ...
2019-09-12, 04:13

CBOE Futures Exchange Posts Weekly Record Trading Volume in VIX Futures for Third Time This Month CHICAGO, November 22, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that the week of November 15 was the busiest week on record for the trading of futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX). The three most active weeks in CFE history for the trading of VIX futures have occurred during the fi...
2019-05-22, 02:26

CBOE Announces April 10 Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Options With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO and BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to launch trading of options with weekly expirations on the CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, April 10, pending regulatory approval...
2019-05-21, 22:26

The psychology of climate science denial – Science Weekly podcast We revisit the archive as Ian Sample looks at why some people continue to deny anthropogenic global heating, despite the scientific evidence. Could better communication be the key? And what tips can scientists and journalists take from political campaigns? Continue reading......
2019-08-02, 18:13

Mets' Todd Frazier responds in feud with Nationals' Adam Eaton: 'Pay off your mortgage' After brushing off the subject following the Mets' win over the Nationals the previous night, Todd Frazier opened up on his feelings about Adam Eaton.        ...
2019-05-22, 02:13

How to Hold a Cat There are many good ways to hold a cat, some of which might surprise you, says friendly veterinarian Dr. Uri Burstyn in his most popular YouTube video. But holding your cat wrong could hurt it and stress it out, even if it doesn’t visibly complain. The differences between a good hold and a bad hold ...
2019-09-12, 18:13

Mobile IDs take hold (NBC News) You can use your phone to ride the subway, buy things groceries, and now prove your identity. Mobile IDs are rolling out in ten states this year. Leading the charge is IDEMIA, the company that currently controls about 80 percent of drivers licenses. Bio-metric authentication ensures only ...
2019-08-16, 21:39

When Grandparents Help Hold It All Together Sociologists use the term “intensive grandparenting” to refer to a commitment to providing regular child care, often accompanied by housekeeping or other tasks....
2019-07-23, 11:13

House to hold second hearing on 737 Max The June 19 will be the second held by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, which is conducting its own investigation into the FAA's process for certifying the Boeing jet....
2019-06-12, 02:00

The Honor 20 Pro's release has been put on hold due to US ban UPDATE: This article has been updated to include an official statement from Honor on the matter.###Huawei’s inability to work with American companies means that next-gen smartphones from the brand will no longer ship with Google’s range of apps, including the Play Store. Despite this, the company ha...
2019-05-23, 19:26

N4T Investigators: 911, Please Hold – Update TUCSON – People who call 911 frequently wait several minutes for police to answer the phone, but hold times have drastically fallen since the creation of the Public Safety Communications Department. The city merged police and fire 911 employees into one department at the end of 2017. In April of 201...
2019-09-14, 00:26

Hold the Applause for a Rate Cut When the Federal Reserve cuts rates, it is usually because something bad is happening. Investors, in their joy over the prospect of Fed easing, may have lost sight of that....
2019-06-09, 15:26

CBOE Futures Exchange Announces Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Futures With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that  it plans to launch trading of futures with weekly expirations on the new CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, February 13, pending regulatory review....
2019-05-21, 22:26

U.S. to hold hearing on French tax investigation Aug. 19 The U.S. Trade Representative's (USTR) Office will hold a hearing on Aug 19 in its probe of France's new planned tax on big technology companies, calling the proposal "unreasonable."...
2019-07-12, 20:52

| Botswana to hold elections on October 23 Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi has ordered general elections on October 23, as tensions rise with his estranged predecessor, Ian Khama, the man who put him in the top job....
2019-08-31, 13:26

Yankees hold off Red Sox in MLB's first European game The New York Yankees used two separate six-run innings in London to take down the rival Boston Red Sox 17-13 in Major League Baseball's first European game....
2019-06-30, 02:01

Astros use big 1st inning to hold off Mariners 4-2 SEATTLE (AP) — Robinson Chirinos homered to cap a three-run first inning, Houston added an insurance run on a baffling play by Seattle’s defense, and the Astros beat the Mariners 4-2 on Monday night for their sixth win in seven games. Chirinos’ eighth home run capped a first inning in wh...
2019-06-04, 08:13

TUSD to hold job fair Thursday TUCSON –Are you looking for a job in the education field? Tucson Unified School District is hosting a job fair on Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cholla High School, located at 2001 W. Starr Pass Blvd. The district says that hundreds of positions are currently available, starting from teaching to ...
2019-06-04, 17:52

Quintana: It’s going to be difficult to hold the lead "Movistar’s Nairo Quintana took the red jersey at La Vuelta after finishing second on a brutal Stage 9 won by Slovenian Tadej Pogacar but admits keeping it might prove tricky with the upcoming ITT."...
2019-09-02, 04:52

3 in 10 Americans would rather watch paint dry than be put on hold Having to stay on hold for too long, being transferred multiple times and dealing with grumpy employees are just some of the poor customer service experiences Americans deal with, according to new research. The international poll of 3,000 respondents found that the majority of Americans have dealt w...
2019-09-05, 22:13

House to hold second hearing on Boeing 737 Max The June 19 will be the second held by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, which is conducting its own investigation into the FAA's process for certifying the Boeing jet....
2019-06-12, 02:00

Tom Watson: My job is to hold the Labour Party together Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson tells Sophy and Matt about his 'craziest moment' at Glastonbury and how he's learned to love the Labour supporters who dislike him....
2019-06-12, 15:13

Giants hold on in 9th to beat Padres 4-2 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Will Smith had to work around a pair of two-out hits and a seven-pitch walk in the ninth inning to keep his perfect season intact with another save. Make it 16 for 16 for the Giants closer, who got Manuel Margot to pop up with the bases loaded for the final out of San Francisco&...
2019-06-13, 08:39

NFL notebook: Redskins OT Williams to hold out Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is not expected to report to training camp with the rest of the team this week, NFL Network reported Monday....
2019-07-23, 05:52

U.S. and Venezuela Hold Secret Talks The Trump administration has been secretly talking with top aides of Nicolás Maduro in an effort to push Venezuela’s authoritarian president from power and clear the way for free elections in the economically devastated country, according to officials in Caracas and Washington familiar with the disc...
2019-08-22, 14:52

US, Taliban To Hold More Talks On Ending War The United States and the Taliban will open fresh negotiations next week, the US negotiator said Saturday, as he voiced hope for progress in ending America's longest war....
2019-06-22, 23:13

Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era 'I feel that he is young enough to really make a legacy.' David Haye on Tyson Fury The post Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

What does the future hold for enterprise networking? The rollout of 5G networks and the next generation of wireless technology could lead to a shift in focus from software and apps back to infrastructure as organizations look to take advantage of the latest technologies. Couple this with the fact that AI and machine learning are making their way into ...
2019-06-19, 11:39

| Honours even as AmaZulu hold Pirates It was all honours even at King Goodwill Zwelithini Stadium as AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates played to an entertaining goalless draw in the Absa Premiership....
2019-08-21, 02:52

A Complicated-Looking Way To Hold PlayStation Controllers Years back, Kotaku reported on an inventive way to hold a DualShock and play From Software’s mecha game Armored Core. Now in 2019, it’s back....
2019-08-20, 11:26

PCSD to hold Badges and Backpacks event TUCSON –  The Pima County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a “Badges and Backpacks” back to school event next weekend. It’ll happen at the Tucson Convention Center on Saturday July 13, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Free backpacks will be given to children enrolled in K-12. There will also be a health f...
2019-07-04, 02:00

KFC to hold US trial of vegan ‘chicken’ nuggets Fast-food chain picks up on meat-free trend with test product made from plant proteinKFC is to deviate from Colonel Sanders’ original “finger lickin’ good” recipe by offering nuggets made from plants, rather than its traditional chickens.The fast-food chain said it was working with the rapidly growi...
2019-08-26, 21:13

Ethiopia to hold national election next year Ethiopia's ruling coalition said on Friday it will hold a national election next year, defying worries over security and displacement in the Horn of Africa country that had led some to speculate the election might be postponed....
2019-08-10, 01:39

Tim Tebow’s Mets pipe dream is on hold Tim Tebow’s dreadful season just got worse. The Heisman-winner-turned-minor-league-outfielder has been placed on the Triple-A Syracuse Mets’ injured list after suffering a cut on his left hand — which required eight stitches — while making a play in the field Sunday in Toledo. It is unclear how long...
2019-07-24, 05:39

Sleater-Kinney is down, but not defeated, on The Center Won’t Hold How did you envision the future 25 years ago? When Corin Tucker hollered, “I’m the queen of rock ‘n’ roll!” two years into Sleater-Kinney’s tenure in 1996 the idea of a “girl band”—a label the band sarcastically threw back into its critics’ faces on All Hands On The Bad One in 2000—as titans of rock...
2019-08-15, 03:13

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York's five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5, completing a doubleheader sweep for their seventh straight win        ...
2019-05-26, 10:52

| Louw brothers hold the cards after Breede Day 1 Siblings Ryan and Greg Louw managed to hold off Alan Houston and Stew Little on a low river in searing heat to secure the overnight lead at the Breede River Canoe Marathon....
2019-09-07, 20:13

Dodgers hold off Giants rally in 9th for 9-8 victory LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyle Garlick, Austin Barnes and Joc Pederson each hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers hold off the San Francisco Giants 9-8 on Thursday night. Pederson’s insurance homer ended up saving the Dodgers, who had a 9-4 lead going into the ninth before the Giants ra...
2019-06-21, 10:26

Sims has 15 points and Lynx hold off Mercury 58-56 Odyssey Sims scored 15 points and Lexie Brown added 12 to help the Minnesota Lynx hold off the Phoenix Mercury 58-56        ...
2019-06-07, 05:39

Report: Redskins' Williams to hold out of camp Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is not expected to report to training camp with the rest of the team later this week, NFL Network reported Monday....
2019-07-23, 05:52

Is your spouse cheating? Your tax returns may hold the secret It's hard to hide everything from Uncle Sam — including infidelity. Here's how your tax return can tell you whether your spouse may be having an affair....
2019-08-04, 17:26

The Latest: Mnuchin to hold 1-on-1 chat with PBOC Gov. Yi FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of financial leaders of the Group of 20 major economies (all times local): 1:50 p.m. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he plans to speak one-on-one with China’s central bank governor about trade. Mnuchin said Saturday that he would hold...
2019-06-08, 12:26

Australia Will Hold Referendum on Indigenous Recognition Some Indigenous leaders said they were glad that the government had finally promised to hold a referendum after years of false starts, but they were wary of the governing party’s lack of details....
2019-07-10, 16:52

US says Iran threats are ‘on hold’ after deploying bombers Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said Iranian threats against US forces in the Middle East have been “put on hold” after the Trump administration deployed a aircraft carrier strike group and B-52 bombers to the region. “We have put on hold the potential for attacks on Americans”...
2019-05-22, 03:13

UK pro-EU campaigners hold 'No to Boris' march in London Anti-Brexit campaigners have marched through central London in a show of opposition to Britain's exit from the EU. Among the attractions was a giant balloon effigy of Britain's likely next prime minister, Boris Johnson....
2019-07-20, 18:52

The Fiver | A cunning plan to hold on to as many underperformers as possible Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!It is nearly four months since Manchester United lost 4-0 at Everton through a performance Ole Gunnar Solskjær could only describe as “so bad I can’t describe it” and which Paul Pogba, a man well placed to judge, condemned as “disrespectful” of the ...
2019-07-10, 19:39

Dodgers escape jam in bizarre 9th, hold off Yankees 2-1 Kenley Jansen escaped a bases-loaded jam in a bizarre ninth inning that saw both managers on the field trying to figure out what happened, and the Los Angeles Dodgers held off the New York Yankees 2-1       ...
2019-08-25, 05:39

Supporters of Iraqi Shiite cleric hold sit-ins against war BAGHDAD (AP) — Thousands of supporters of an Iraqi populist Shiite cleric held sit-ins around Iraq saying their country should not be a battlefield between the United States and Iran. The sit-ins Friday come days after a rocket slammed into Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone, landing less than a m...
2019-05-24, 22:39

Parliament’s Next Brexit Brawl: When to Hold Elections Prime Minister Boris Johnson was expected to take his call for an early election to voters in northern England on Thursday, but the initiative is with the opposition....
2019-09-05, 16:13

Players Hold Power Over the N.C.A.A., if They Feel the Hunger College athletes, who have had to settle for hollow victories in court, have the leverage to overhaul a system of sham amateurism and reap their share of the riches they bring....
2019-05-21, 23:52

Israel to hold repeat elections in September Israel's Parliament voted Wednesday to dissolve and hold a repeat election in September after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was unable to form a coalition government....
2019-05-30, 03:52

Hundreds of orcas hold an annual meeting and now we may know why We may now know why Orcas mysteriously meet near Australian every year. Underwater canyons funnel squid to the area making it a perfect feasting spot...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Petra Kvitová: ‘I didn't know if I'd be able to hold a racket again’ She won Wimbledon, twice, and was tipped for the top – until an intruder with a knife threatened to end Petra Kvitová’s tennis career. So why does she feel lucky?When Petra Kvitová received her trophy after the final of the Australian Open this January, the crowd roared and roared. Anybody who had n...
2019-06-22, 13:26

Commutation of Blagojevich prison sentence on hold The potential commutation of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's federal prison sentence has been put on hold amid White House officials' fears of public pushback, sources say. ...
2019-08-13, 01:13

‘I Put My Own Life on Hold’: The Pain and Joy of Caring for Parents Readers shared their experiences of helping ailing relatives. For some, it brought crippling financial burdens and depression. Many also found moments of profound joy....
2019-09-06, 12:39

Agreement reached to hold off Mexico tariffs President Trump tweeted Friday he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico. The Mexican Ambassador to the US said on Friday that the two countries will work together. (June 7)        ...
2019-06-10, 18:39

Red wine may hold a secret that will keep Mars travelers fit As NASA slowly inches towards the day when it can finally send human travelers to Mars, scientists are doing their best to make sure those first adventurers are prepared for the journey. One of the biggest challenges is ensuring that astronauts who spend the better part of a year on their way to the...
2019-07-18, 18:39

If aliens call, do not hold a referendum on what to do next, say Britons Vote-weary public decide against planetary poll should ETs contact EarthIn the event that aliens ever contact Earth, the British public is clear on one thing: do not hold a referendum to decide what to do next.The option to hold a planetary vote on how to respond to inquiring extraterrestrials ranke...
2019-09-11, 15:00

Mnuchin: $20 bill redesign with Tubman on hold Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said that a decision by his predecessor, Jacob Lew, to put African-American abolitionist leader Harriett Tubman on the $20 bill would be delayed and will not happen in 2020. (May 22)        ...
2019-05-23, 14:26

Poland to hold parliamentary election on October 13 Polish president's office confirmed on Tuesday that the country will hold its parliamentary election on Oct. 13, which most pollsters expect the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party to win thanks to generous social spending and robust economic growth....
2019-08-06, 20:13

Labrador rescue to hold adoption event TUCSON, Ariz– If you’re looking for a new friend, man’s best friend, you’ve come to the right place. The Southwest Oasis Labrador Rescue (SOLR) is holding a meet and greet event Saturday, September 14. The rescue is dedicated to rescuing labrador dogs and finding them a new h...
2019-09-14, 06:00

Three high-reward stocks to buy and hold for the next 50 years When your time frame is decades, you need to look differently at an investment. Here are three that can stand the test of time.       ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

Bee-hold! Test your honeybee knowledge with this quiz. August 17 is National Honey Bee Day! These insects have a fascinating process when it comes to making that sweet, sticky substance. Get buzzing with this quiz....
2019-08-17, 15:13

H5: Toyotas hold status quo, battle for P3 hots up Kamui Kobayashi continued to run clear of the #8 Toyota driven by Fernando Alonso, as the battle for third took centre-stage in the fifth hour of Le Mans 24 Hours 2019...
2019-06-15, 23:26

Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4 ATLANTA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven innings and the Washington Nationals took the lead on three straight walks to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Tuesday night. Howie Kendrick had three hits, including his ninth homer, and scored two runs for Washingto...
2019-05-29, 07:39

Bank of England keeps key interest rate on hold LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England has kept its main interest rate on hold at 0.75% as rate-setters continue to await developments over Brexit. All nine members of the rate-setting Monetary Policy Committee backed the decision to not change rates. There had been some expectations in the markets that ...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Jets’ Sam Darnold has plans to hold his own camp Le’Veon Bell’s first day with the Jets brought ample noise and chatter, but Sam Darnold is quietly becoming the leader many thought he was capable of being. The Jets kicked off their three-day mandatory minicamp Tuesday, but Darnold has plans to work with his new offensive weapons beyond this week. ...
2019-06-05, 04:52

Don’t hold your breath for a folding iPhone or iPad Analysts are claiming that Apple could release a folding iPhone or iPad in 2020 or 2021, but based on the current state of technology, that's not likely.Read More...
2019-08-07, 19:39

Liberal Democrats hold off SNP to win Shetland by-election The Liberal Democrats have held on to their seat in the Shetland by-election, despite the Scottish National Party (SNP) winning a record number of votes....
2019-08-30, 15:13

| Lampard denied first win as Leicester hold Chelsea Frank Lampard is still waiting for his first win as Chelsea manager after Wilfred Ndidi gave Leicester a draw to spoil the Blues legend's homecoming....
2019-08-18, 22:26

Reports: Chargers RB Gordon will hold out from camp Chargers running back Melvin Gordon will not report to training camp in suburban Los Angeles on Wednesday and will hold out for a new contract as planned....
2019-07-24, 18:26

NY lawmakers to hold hearing on sexual harassment ALBANY, N.Y. — New York lawmakers are holding a hearing on sexual harassment and what the state can do to combat the widespread problem in the public and private sectors. The Democrat-led Legislature held a similar, day-long hearing in February, the first of its kind in nearly 30 years. Friday’...
2019-05-24, 10:39

Syria Hold India To 1-1 Draw In Intercontinental Cup Having lost both their previous matches to Tajikistan and North Korea, India were already out of contention for a spot in the final while Syria needed a win to get there....
2019-07-17, 06:52

Watson: Hold Brexit referendum before an election Tom Watson has said a second Brexit referendum should happen before any election, describing it as "the only way" to break the deadlock "once and for all"....
2019-09-11, 17:26

She disappeared at 15. A cryptic tip-off in the Vatican could hold key to her case Emanuela Orlandi left her home in Vatican City 36 years ago and was never seen again. The case has gripped Italians ever since. Now, her brother hopes to find the answer in a small graveyard, just a few hundred meters from where their mother still lives....
2019-07-11, 12:26

| Can Algeria hold presidential polls on July 4? Algeria's rulers are determined to hold presidential polls on July 4, seeing the vote as the only way out of the crisis that forced veteran leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika to quit after weeks of protests....
2019-05-23, 05:52

What are the 25 lowest paying jobs in the US? Women usually hold them Women dominate 18 of the 25 lowest paying jobs, 24/7 Wall Street finds. They also make up 83% of middle-skill workers earning $30,000 or less.        ...
2019-06-05, 20:52

City plan to ban cars on 14th Street is on hold — again The city’s plan to ban cars from five blocks of 14th Street in Manhattan is on hold — yet again. Manhattan Supreme Court Judge Troy K. Webber on Friday issued a stay on the project, delaying its launch just days before it was about to proceed. The city had planned to start the initiative on......
2019-08-10, 04:13

Jets' Bell ready to get to work: 'Don't hold back' Running back Le'Veon Bell, who hasn't played in an NFL game since the 2017 season, wants a full workload in his debut with the Jets, adding that he told coach Adam Gase, "don't hold back."...
2019-09-04, 23:26

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first mass since fire A small mass will be held at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Saturday evening -- the first since a fire destroyed the structure's spire, parts of the roof and vault in April....
2019-06-14, 00:26

Britain would hold 2020 U.N. climate talks in Glasgow The British government said on Friday it would hold United Nations' climate talks next year in Glasgow, Scotland, if its bid to host them is successful....
2019-08-10, 03:52

Trump’s Threatened Tariffs On Hold After Deal With Mexico WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U.S. ally will take “strong measures” to reduce the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal he announced after returning from a trip ...
2019-06-08, 17:26

Banner – UMC to hold treating trauma conference in Tucson Getty Images TUCSON – Banner University Medical Center is hosting the 30th Annual trauma conference on Thursday and Friday. The conference will be held at JW Marriot Tucson Starr Pass Resort and Spa, located at 3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd. Health officials will cover new approaches to treating trauma. “...
2019-06-27, 19:52

SEC Clears Blockstack to Hold First Regulated Token Offering The Securities and Exchange Commission cleared blockchain startup Blockstack to sell bitcoin-like digital tokens, a first-of-its-kind offering that could give young cryptocurrency businesses a new fundraising template....
2019-07-11, 01:52

Anita Hill: I still hold Biden accountable but would consider voting for him Though Hill was not satisfied with Biden’s apology over Clarence Thomas testimony, she could see herself voting for him in 2020 Anita Hill has said she could see herself voting for Joe Biden, despite his past treatment of her, saying she considers him “perfectly capable of running for president”.Bef...
2019-06-14, 20:39

Sinema’s staff to hold office hours in Tucson TUCSON – The staff of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema will host mobile office hours on Wednesday in Tucson. Office hours will be from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Joel D. Valdez Main Library, located at 101 N. Stone Ave. Sinema’s Arizona caseworkers can be reached at 602-598-7327. Click HERE to find upcoming Mobile O...
2019-05-22, 22:52

Will democracy take hold in Pakistan's restive tribal areas? The first-ever democratic election is being held in the restive Pakistani tribal region on the border with Afghanistan. Will democracy help stabilize an area long considered to be a base for Islamist extremists?...
2019-07-19, 21:52

Putin, Macron hold French-Russian talks before G-7 French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin to meet in southern France to discuss the world’s major crises, including Ukraine, Iran and Syria, and try to improve Moscow’s relations with the European Union...
2019-08-19, 21:00

NFL notebook: Rams' Gurley unsure how knee will hold up Todd Gurley, the Los Angeles Rams' primary ballcarrier, said he isn't certain how his arthritic knee will hold up over the long haul. An "arthritic component" in his knee became problematic in the playoffs last season, when the team attempted to manage his workload on the fly....
2019-07-11, 06:13

Senate to try again to hold Saudis responsible for Khashoggi killing Nine months after the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Congress remains at a loss for how to hold Saudi Arabia accountable. Democrats and many Republicans agree that the U.S. must retaliate, citing the conclusion from U.S. intelligence that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered ...
2019-07-10, 16:13

Bank of England set to keep rates on hold over Brexit unease The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold Thursday but indicate a possible increase later this year despite uncertainty over Brexit....
2019-06-21, 07:13

Apple re-released its decade-old iOS 'Texas Hold'em' game The App Store opened for business 11 years ago this week and to mark the anniversary of its app marketplace, Apple is reviving its old iOS poker game. The redesigned Texas Hold 'em app has a new lease on life with more characters, sharper graphics an......
2019-07-08, 22:39

F1 to hold a minute's silence for Hubert ahead of Belgium GP Formula One will hold a minute's silence ahead of Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix in memory of Anthoine Hubert who was killed in a crash during a Formula Two race at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit on Saturday....
2019-09-01, 12:00

Reversible superglue proves strong enough to hold average man Snail slime-like substance appears to solve problem of weak and reversible or strong and irreversible adhesiveA reversible superglue that mimics the under-appreciated properties of dried snail mucus has proved strong enough to bear the weight of an average man.Scientists who tested the slime-inspire...
2019-06-17, 22:13

Gay Israelis hold mass wedding to campaign for same-sex unions ‘We will marry, and in a huge way,’ organisers say of wedding ceremony not legally recognised in IsraelTwenty-three gay couples have held an unofficial mass wedding in Tel Aviv, walking down the aisle and exchanging vows to highlight the country’s discrimination against same-sex unions.Hundreds of f...
2019-06-05, 16:26

One Net can’t hold back Kevin Durant joy: ‘KD is my favorite player’ LAS VEGAS — With Brooklyn’s blockbuster additions of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan not official until Saturday, coaches and executives have to be coy. Then there’s Rodions Kurucs. He’s a 21-year-old Net who grew up in Latvia idolizing Durant. His reaction was about what one would exp...
2019-07-05, 05:39

State Legislature to hold hearing on Con Ed amid NYC blackouts “The hearing will examine Con Edison’s preparedness and response to the blackouts that have left tens of thousands of New Yorkers in the dark this summer as well as consider remedies to ensure system reliability in the future."...
2019-07-25, 07:26

Pew survey: 60% in US hold dim view of China amid trade war Rising tensions over trade have dimmed Americans' opinions of China. A new Pew Research Center poll finds that 60% say they have an unfavorable view.       ...
2019-08-14, 02:26