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Labor Day gas prices hit 4-year high — and probably won’t drop much after the holiday

Labor Day gas prices hit 4-year high — and probably won’t drop much after the holiday

The national average gasoline price remains stuck around $ 2.85 a gallon, and analysts don't expect it to drop much this fall. feed: Energy Stories

September 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
U.S. to move ahead with Mexico trade pact, keep talking to Canada

U.S. to move ahead with Mexico trade pact, keep talking to Canada

Contentious U.S.-Canada trade talks ended on Friday with no deal to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement after the mood soured, and President Donald Trump notified Congress of his intent to sign a bilateral trade pact with Mexico. Reuters: Business News

September 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
Oil prices dip, settling at $69.80, but end the month 1.5% higher as Iran sanctions loom

Oil prices dip, settling at $69.80, but end the month 1.5% higher as Iran sanctions loom

Oil prices slipped on Friday as concerns over the impact of a global trade war depressed sentiment. feed: Energy Stories

August 31, 2018 | By | Reply More
Tencent loses $20 billion in value after China attacks myopia with gaming curbs

Tencent loses $20 billion in value after China attacks myopia with gaming curbs

Tencent Holdings’ market value slumped by around $ 20 billion on Friday after China intensified a crackdown on online gaming citing rising levels of myopia, heightening regulatory risks for companies in the world’s biggest gaming market. Reuters: Technology News

August 31, 2018 | By | Reply More
It’s time for investors to go on the defensive

It’s time for investors to go on the defensive

Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist at Charles Schwab, thinks investors are too complacent. Latest stock market news from Wall Street – CNNMoney.com

August 31, 2018 | By | Reply More
Trump allows targeted relief on steel, aluminum quotas: Commerce Department

Trump allows targeted relief on steel, aluminum quotas: Commerce Department

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed proclamations permitting targeted relief from steel and aluminum quotes from some countries, the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday. Reuters: Business News

August 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' review: An insane mix of strategy and absurdity

'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' review: An insane mix of strategy and absurdity

"Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle" offers a ridiculous strategy experience with surprising depth and a pinch of toilet humor. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

August 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
John McCain Is 'Partially To Blame' For White House Flag Drama, GOP Senator Says

John McCain Is 'Partially To Blame' For White House Flag Drama, GOP Senator Says

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) had complimentary things to say about John McCain, Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

August 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
Deloitte reports 6 percent rise in full-year revenue in UK, Switzerland

Deloitte reports 6 percent rise in full-year revenue in UK, Switzerland

Deloitte on Tuesday reported a nearly 6 percent increase in full-year revenue in Britain and Switzerland, driven by growth in its audit and risk advisory segment. Reuters: Technology News

August 28, 2018 | By | Reply More
Oil prices rise on expectations of market tightening

Oil prices rise on expectations of market tightening

Oil prices rose on Tuesday as risks of supply disruptions from countries such as Venezuela, Libya, Nigeria and Iran raised the prospect of a tightening market. feed: Energy Stories

August 28, 2018 | By | Reply More