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Interest Rates on New Federal Student Loans Will Dip Slightly

The rates, which will take effect on July 1, won’t make a big difference in monthly payments. But given the cost of college, one expert says, “this is a bit of good news.”...

Interest Rates on New Federal Student Loans Will Dip Slightly

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Harley-Davidson Tries Revving Up Sales with Loans Harley-Davidson Inc. is using loans to reach new riders that are younger and less wealthy than the baby boomers who drove its sales in recent decades....
11:48, 05/22/2019

U.S. billionaire, co-founder of Quicken Loans, hospitalized U.S. billionaire and co-founder and chairman of the online mortgage lending company Quicken Loans, Daniel Gilbert, suffered stroke-like symptoms on Su...
13:00, 05/27/2019

IMF Package For Pak Should Not Be Used To Repay Chinese Loans, Warns US Amidst reports that the International Monetary Fund or IMF has reached a multi-billion dollar bailout package with cash-strapped Pakistan, the United ...
10:16, 06/19/2019

Billionaire To Pay Off Loans Of Graduating Students At US College Sunday was already a day of joy and pride for the graduating class at historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia -- and then it got a wh...
02:16, 05/20/2019

People are refinancing their mortgages, says Quicken Loans chairman Dan Gilbert, founder and chairman of Quicken Loans and owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the state of the mort...
18:32, 04/28/2019

Bank CEO charged with trying to trade loans for Trump post NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged a banker with trying to buy himself a role in President Donald Trump’s administration by making...
16:48, 05/23/2019

San Francisco Fed Wants to Reward Banks for Climate-Change Loans The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco says banks can get extra credit for making loans that help communities adapt to climate change and prepare f...
19:48, 06/17/2019

Billionaire paying off students’ loans is known for savvy dealmaking Buyout king Robert Smith was wildly generous to the graduates of Morehouse College last weekend — but he’s savvy and hard-nosed when it comes to busin...
01:48, 05/21/2019

Who Is Robert F. Smith, the Man Paying Off Morehouse Graduates’ Loans? Mr. Smith amassed a fortune estimated to be worth $5 billion by founding a private equity firm. He’s also the chairman of the board of Carnegie Hall....
01:32, 05/20/2019

Starbucks, Mercon announce separate sustainability loans Starbucks and Mercon Coffee Group separately announced sustainability-focused loan facilities on Monday, signaling the coffee sector's growing emphasi...
02:16, 05/14/2019

‘They Were Conned’: How Reckless Loans Devastated a Generation of Taxi Drivers Thousands of immigrants who were chasing the dream of owning a New York taxi were trapped in reckless loans by bankers who made huge profits, The Time...
11:48, 05/19/2019

A decade after the crash, Barclays bets again on bundling U.S. home loans Ten years on from the global financial crisis caused by a crash in bonds tied to U.S. home loans, Britain's Barclays is betting a return to that marke...
18:32, 05/28/2019

Shipping firm: 21 sailors evacuated off targeted Kokuka Courageous, one slightly injured; ship sustained hull damage DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Shipping firm: 21 sailors evacuated off targeted Kokuka Courageous, one slightly injured; ship sustained hull damag...
12:00, 06/13/2019

Bad loans were killing the taxi industry long before Uber and Lyft: report The financial woes of the city taxi market may not be entirely the fault of ride-hailing companies — the industry was a house of cards waiting to coll...
22:32, 05/19/2019

Govt loans British Steel £120m so it can avoid 'financial strain' Business secretary Greg Clark has confirmed a £120m government bridging loan to the UK's second-biggest steel producer after it requested emergen...
19:48, 05/01/2019

Tesla is lining up about $2 billion in loans for Shanghai Gigafactory, analyst report says China represents a critical growth market for Tesla, and CEO Elon Musk talked up the company's plans there on its latest earnings call in January...
21:32, 05/01/2019

RBI Cuts Rate To Lowest In 9 Years To Boost Growth, Loans May Get Cheaper The Reserve Bank of India's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), led by Governor Shaktikanta Das, on Thursday unanimously lowered key lending rate or repo...
15:32, 06/06/2019

Brazil's Caixa to offer discounts on delinquent loans to raise up to 4 bln reais Brazilian state-owned lender Caixa Econômica Federal will offer indebted retail clients discounts on their delinquent loans, in an attempt to raise up...
00:32, 05/22/2019

Danske Bank to sell Estonian private loans unit to LHV in $458 million deal Danske Bank, which is trying to recover from a major money laundering scandal, has agreed to sell its portfolio of Estonian private loans to LHV Pank ...
11:48, 06/03/2019

Swiss group files criminal complaint against Credit Suisse over Mozambique loans A Swiss anti-corruption lobby group has filed a criminal complaint against Credit Suisse over alleged fraud in the arrangement of $2 billion of loans ...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Exclusive: Turkey presses banks to agree high-stakes bailout of bad energy loans Turkey's plan to clean up some $13 billion in bad energy loans, one of the worst hangovers from last year's currency crisis, is taking shape even as s...
09:00, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Turkish banks in no rush to sell problem loans, focused on restructurings -sources Turkish banks told foreign investors they were in no rush to sell problem loans on their books, and were focused on restructuring them, three people p...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Dozens of attorneys general ask Betsy DeVos to forgive  disabled vets students loans  Attorneys general from 47 states, three territories and the District of Columbia on sent a letter Friday to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos asking her...
04:00, 05/26/2019

Banker Charged With Trying to Trade Loans to Paul Manafort for List of Jobs in Trump Administration (Bloomberg) — A Chicago banker who lent millions of dollars to Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was charged by prosecutors with bribery for...
00:32, 05/24/2019

Square Capital head: Leveraging data to extend credit to small businesses that lack access to loans Jim Cramer sits down with Jackie Reses, the head of Square Inc.'s Square Capital, to discuss how the lending arm is helping businesses that have ...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Understanding your options to borrow: Fixed-rate and variable-rate loans When you borrow money, you may have a choice between a fixed-rate loan or a variable-rate loan. Find out how to choose which one is right for you. &#...
13:16, 05/24/2019

Huawei says US ban is 'in no one's interest' Huawei issued a statement today objecting to the recent actions of the US government to effectively ban Chinese telecom firms from doing business with...
00:00, 05/17/2019

These colleges let students ditch extra loans. But will students pay more in the long run? Don't take out another student loan, colleges say. We'll give you money - if you give us a percentage of your income after college. Is it a ...
20:32, 06/20/2019

Fed's Kaplan says U.S. rates are on the right setting: FOX The U.S. economy should grow at a solid 2.25-2.50% rate this year, with inflation moving up to the Federal Reserve's target, putting rates in the righ...
21:32, 05/22/2019

EPF Vs GPF: Benefits, Rate of Interest And Other Details There are three major provident fund accounts -- namely Employees' Provident Fund or EPF, General Provident Fund or GPF and Public Provident Fund or P...
21:16, 05/14/2019

My wife has lost interest in sex after a hysterectomy She rejects any show of intimacy on my part, and I feel as if my sexual desire for her is pervertedI’m 62, and my wife is 54. We have been married for...
10:16, 05/28/2019

The Fed Is Fighting for Control of Its Key Interest Rate If a ship crossing a wide and placid harbor yaws so far that it almost hits the channel markers, its captain might want to have the rudder adjusted. T...
20:32, 05/03/2019

"Rift Between Regulators Not In Anyone's Interest": Airlines On 737 Max Global airlines urged regulators on Sunday to coordinate on software changes to the Boeing 737 MAX, thus avoiding damaging splits over safety seen whe...
07:32, 06/02/2019

HPV vaccinations for boys could cut cancer rates in men New research suggests that vaccinating boys against human papillomavirus, or HPV, could cut cancer rates related to the virus in men in the long term....
10:16, 06/25/2019

Australia's central bank says 'likely' will have to cut rates again - Australia's central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in order to push down unemp...
10:32, 06/18/2019

Fed may cut rates if inflation keeps disappointing: Bullard Further weakness in inflation could prompt the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, even if economic growth maintains its momentum, James Bulla...
09:16, 05/22/2019

A Case for Lower Rates Still Lurks Inflation could start to reflect new technology, business models and statistical methods. If that happens, the case for lowering rates could become ov...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Fed Holds Rates Steady, Hints at a Possible Cut Federal Reserve officials agreed to hold steady their benchmark interest rate on Wednesday but hinted they would cut rates in the months ahead if the ...
20:16, 06/19/2019

U.S. Suicide Rates Are the Highest They’ve Been Since World War II U.S. suicide rates are at their highest since World War II, according to federal data—and the opioid crisis, widespread social media use and hig...
17:00, 06/20/2019

Don't Get Too Used to Higher Bank Deposit Rates The “good times” for bank depositors may not last much longer. Investors increasingly think the Federal Reserve is on course to cut interest rates at ...
22:48, 05/19/2019

US birth rates hit another record low in 2018 The U.S. birth rate continues to fall, reaching another record low in 2018, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent...
17:01, 05/15/2019

Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week The U.S. Federal Reserve, facing fresh demands by President Donald Trump to cut interest rates, is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged at a po...
08:00, 06/17/2019

Pence Calls on Fed to Consider Cutting Rates Vice President Mike Pence said the Federal Reserve should “consider cutting” interest rates, ramping up the Trump administration’s pressure on the cen...
19:48, 05/03/2019

Government Issues Expression Of Interest For Six P-75 (I) Submarines This is second project undertaken under the latest Strategic Partnership model, with the first being the procurement of 111 Naval Utility Helicopters....
13:32, 06/24/2019

D-Day’s 75th anniversary renews interest in some classrooms RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — As the 75th anniversary of D-Day approaches, historians and educators worry that the World War II milestone is losing its resonan...
15:00, 05/27/2019

PCSD looks for person of interest in May 20 armed robbery TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department needs your help in identifying a person of interest that may have information about a recent bank robbery. O...
05:16, 05/31/2019

Still scope for US interest rate cut, says IMF's chief economist There is still room for the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) chief economist suggested ahead o...
13:32, 06/19/2019

Amazon seen spreading its tentacles to 5G with T-Mobile interest One influential analyst called Amazon.com's reported interest in the U.S. wireless market "batshit crazy." Another said it was a "trojan horse" to kil...
00:00, 06/01/2019

A Recap Of RBI Key Interest Rate Changes In Past One Year RBI interest rate: While many economists expect the six-member panel to announce a reduction in repo rate, analysts will keenly look out for any steps...
13:32, 06/05/2019

Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.25% Australia's central bank has cut its benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to a new record low of 1.25% in the first rate change ...
07:00, 06/04/2019

New Zealand cuts benchmark interest rate to new low of 1.5% WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Citing lower global growth, New Zealand’s Reserve Bank has cut the nation’s benchmark interest rate by a qu...
07:48, 05/08/2019

Acting FDA chief says regulators don't know much about CBD despite 'explosion of interest' Despite the buzz around CBD, regulators don't know much about the safety of adding the cannabis compound to food, dietary supplements and other c...
15:32, 05/31/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Reaches New High CHICAGO, IL -- January 11, 2013 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced that open interest in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® I...
16:32, 05/02/2019

U.S. has 'no interest' in new conflict in Middle East: military The United States has no interest in engaging in a new conflict in the Middle East but will defend American interests including freedom of navigation,...
04:00, 06/14/2019

How Petrol And Diesel Rates Have Changed In Last Few Weeks Petrol price today:With effect from 6 am on May 24, the price of petrol was revised to Rs 71.39 per litre in Delhi and Rs 77 per litre in Mumbai, from...
17:32, 05/24/2019

Rise in suicide rates in U.S. youth, especially girls (Reuters Health) - Suicide rates among U.S. youth have been on the rise for nearly a decade, with the sharpest increase in young girls, a new study sh...
00:48, 05/22/2019

4 Your Health: Birth rates lowest in U.S. in 32 years Fewer babies were born in America in 2018. New government data shows there were roughly 3.7 million births in 2018. According to the Centers For Disea...
20:16, 05/15/2019

US birth rates hit lowest levels in more than 3 decades America’s baby bust isn’t over. The nation’s birth rates last year reached record lows for women in their teens and 20s, a government report shows, le...
20:16, 05/15/2019

A Hypebeast Rates Bill de Blasio's New 2020 Fit New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has a new job: candidate for president. And as part of his big entrance to national politics, someone somewhere dec...
01:00, 05/18/2019

Overall cancer death rates falling in U.S., NIH reports Each year, cancer death rates among men and women in the United States between ages 20 and 49 fell by 1.8 percent and 1.4 percent, the National Cancer...
17:32, 05/31/2019

Petrol Prices Lowered Nearly 2% In May, Diesel Rates Down 0.3% Domestic petrol and diesel prices were lowered nearly 2 per cent this month. In Delhi and Mumbai, the price of petrol was decreased by Rs 1.40 per lit...
16:16, 05/31/2019

Fed likely to underscore a message: No rates hikes in 2019 The Federal Reserve this week will likely reinforce a theme that has cheered consumers and investors since the start of the year: No interest rates hi...
17:48, 04/29/2019

Ryanair 'hikes fares with rip-off exchange rates' Holidaymakers who book Ryanair flights from abroad are paying inflated fares after being slapped with rip-off exchange rates, a consumer group has sai...
15:16, 06/14/2019

Citi sees case for Fed to cut rates 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut,...
01:00, 06/22/2019

Did Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why really increase suicide rates? A study shows that a rise in suicide among children age 10 to 17 occurred after Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was released, but the show may not be to blam...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Australia Cuts Rates for the First Time in Nearly Three Years Australia became the largest developed economy to cut interest rates in 2019, lowering borrowing costs for the first time in nearly three years to off...
10:16, 06/04/2019

Bank Stocks Hurt by More Than Falling Rates Bank stocks soared ahead of the S&P 500 early in the year, but recent worries that trade tensions will hit the economy have dented shares of lenders i...
08:00, 05/30/2019

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....
00:48, 06/14/2019

The market now thinks the Fed will cut rates twice by late January Futures trading indicated a 63% chance of a September cut and a 62% probability of another easing in January, according to the CME's FedWatch too...
20:16, 05/29/2019

RBI To Cut Rates In June, But Analysts Split On If It Should: Poll Under Governor Shaktikanta Das, who took over as RBI governor from Urjit Patel in December last year, the central bank delivered rate cuts at its prev...
11:32, 05/29/2019

Stocks Jump as Fed’s Powell Suggests Rates Could Come Down Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, said the central bank was “closely monitoring” trade and “as always, we will act as appropriate” to su...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Fed holds rates steady. Here's what that means for your wallet Here's a breakdown of what Wednesday's Fed decision means for your bank account, mortgage, credit card, student loan balance and car payment...
20:32, 06/19/2019

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�...
22:48, 06/12/2019

Fed will likely cut rates based on geopolitical issues, strategist says Jeffrey Taylor, co-founder and managing director of Digital Risk, says he'll be watching the U.S. housing market over the next six months as an i...
12:48, 06/07/2019

China ‘has no interest’ in joining US-Russia nuclear deal MOSCOW (AP) — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says his country isn’t interested in negotiating a nuclear arms control treaty with the United St...
17:16, 05/13/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Hits New Record: Over 280,000 Contracts CHICAGO, March 6, 2012 - CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that open interest in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX index) futures reached new ...
01:32, 05/03/2019

Fed Would Consider Interest-Rate Cuts if Growth Outlook Darkens Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida said the U.S. economy remains in good shape but that the central bank would consider interest-rate cuts ...
01:32, 05/31/2019

Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 3 years KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s central bank has cut interest rates for the first time in nearly three years to help support growth and...
13:00, 05/07/2019

Is your bank paying you enough interest on savings and CDs? Here's how to find out Tapping higher-interest savings accounts can help protect the buying power of your money. Here are 3 tips from experts.      ...
17:32, 06/24/2019

Croatia president points to EU lack of interest in Balkans TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Croatia’s president has criticized the EU for not taking enough of an interest in what is going on in the Balkans. Kolind...
15:32, 05/09/2019

The out-of-contract players who should interest Premier League clubs Adrien Rabiot, Mario Balotelli, Yacine Brahimi, Enock Kwateng and Max Kruse are all available on free transfers this summerBy Martin Laurence for WhoS...
02:48, 05/23/2019

Report: Kim Jong Un showed interest in summit with Shinzo Abe Kim Jong Un expressed "willingness" to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the Hanoi summit in February, according to multiple Japanes...
00:00, 05/18/2019

Your SBI Savings Account Balance May Fetch Lesser Interest Now SBI Interest Rates: Mumbai-based State Bank of India has lowered the interest rate to 3.25 per cent from 3.5 per cent on savings bank accounts with a...
13:48, 05/02/2019

SBI Savings Accounts For Minors: Interest Rate And Other Details The interest rate on Pehla Kadam and Pehli Udaan is similar to savings bank account. For savings deposits balance less than Rs. 1 lakh, SBI offers an ...
17:16, 06/02/2019

Johnny Manziel gets first whiff of XFL interest from familiar face While the XFL hasn’t come calling for Johnny Manziel, June Jones, who coached Manziel with the CFL’s Tiger-Cats before being tasked to lea...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Trump likely to win his interest-rate cut after dour jobs data If there's an upside for the White House in May's lackluster employment growth, it's this: the Federal Reserve is far more likely to grant the interes...
02:00, 06/08/2019

SBI Annuity Deposit Scheme: Rate Of Interest And Other Details Under SBI (State Bank of India) annuity deposit scheme, the facility of premature payment is available. However, it is permitted only in case of death...
17:00, 05/11/2019

Stocks Extend Gains After the Fed Hints of Interest Rate Cut Global stocks and commodities rallied while Treasury yields dipped after the Federal Reserve suggested it would cut interest rates if the economic out...
15:16, 06/20/2019

India's space startups ignite investor interest From companies building palm-sized satellites to those aiming to propel satellites into space using cleaner fuels, a new wave of space technology star...
11:32, 06/23/2019

Czech PM found in conflict of interest by EU Commission: report The European Commission has determined that Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis is in conflict of interest because of his business empire placed in trus...
20:16, 05/31/2019

The Gap Between Male and Female Youth Suicide Rates is Narrowing in the U.S. For decades, U.S. boys have died by suicide far more frequently than girls, even though girls attempt suicide and report contemplating it more often. ...
17:16, 05/17/2019

Trump jawbones Fed on rates, wishing for rocket-like economy President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched his latest salvo at the Federal Reserve, saying the U.S. economy could go "up like a rocket" if the central...
21:32, 04/30/2019

Asia markets mixed as investors expect the Fed to cut rates In China, the Shanghai composite fell 0.96% and the Shenzhen composite was down 2%. Taiwan's Taiex fell 0.5% while Hong Kong's Hang Seng ind...
08:32, 06/06/2019

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. ...
10:48, 06/13/2019

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. ...
19:32, 06/12/2019

Citi sees case for Fed to lower rates by 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut,...
08:48, 06/22/2019

Africa battles high rates of suicide, depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lack...
06:16, 06/09/2019

Fed Holds Rates Steady, Says Spending, Inflation Have Slowed Federal Reserve officials agreed to hold their benchmark interest rate steady Wednesday and noted some key economic activity had slowed during the fir...
20:48, 05/01/2019

U.S. Fed sees no strong case for hiking or cutting rates The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday held interest rates steady and signaled little appetite to adjust them any time soon, taking heart in continued ...
01:00, 05/02/2019

Powell Suggests Fed Could Cut Rates If Trade Spat Escalates Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank is closely monitoring the recent escalation in trade tensions and that it would respond i...
17:32, 06/04/2019

Hong Kong Interbank Rates Hit Highest Since 2008 The rates at which Hong Kong’s banks lend to one another surged to levels last seen during the global financial crisis, but economists said seasonal s...
12:00, 06/13/2019

Glacial melt rates in the Himalayas have more than doubled since 2000 Global warming is shrinking the glaciers in the Himalayas. According to a new survey, glaciers in the region have lost roughly a vertical foot and hal...
01:32, 06/20/2019

US long-term mortgage rates down; 30-year average at 4.14% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week after four weeks of increases, giving a boost to prospective home buyers during the spr...
17:48, 05/02/2019

Cholesterol improves in US kids despite high obesity rates CHICAGO (AP) — Cholesterol levels in children and teens improved in the latest analysis of U.S. health surveys, yet only half of them had readings con...
17:32, 05/21/2019

Suicide rates surging among young girls: study Suicide rates among young girls are rising, according to a new study. Boys still commit suicide more often than girls, but the gap is narrowing, a Fri...
16:32, 05/18/2019

Michigan on verge of showdown over high car insurance rates LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The state with the highest car insurance premiums in the country is on the verge of a political showdown over long-running effor...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Brainard: Fed should consider targeting longer rates in a future downturn A top Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday she wants to explore whether the central bank, in a future downturn, should begin targeting explicit ...
15:48, 05/08/2019

One major bank is holding the line, saying the Fed won't cut rates this year The economists at Citi maintained their call for no rate cuts this year after the Federal Reserve said the case for an easier monetary policy has stre...
00:48, 06/21/2019

U.S. Credit-Card Delinquency Rates Rising, Particularly Among the Young Credit-card delinquency rates are rising, particularly among young people who are now more likely to have a credit card than a decade ago, according t...
21:00, 05/14/2019

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.   ...
02:16, 05/22/2019

Bank of England set to keep rates on hold over Brexit unease LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold Thursday but indicate a possible increase later this year despite uncerta...
10:32, 06/20/2019

Fed may cut rates near zero if U.S.-China trade worsens: Morgan Stanley The Federal Reserve may lower U.S. interest rates to near zero by the spring of 2020 if U.S.-China trade relations deteriorate further and tip the U.S...
03:48, 06/18/2019

U.S. 10-year yields may fall to 1.75% if Fed cuts rates - Goldman Benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yields may decline to 1.75% and the yield curve may steepen further if the Federal Reserve lowers interest rates two t...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Bank of England warns of interest rate rise over next three years A rise in growth above 1.5% in 2020 and 2021 would be enough for the economy to begin overheatingBank of England governor Mark Carney has warned that ...
20:00, 05/02/2019

St. Louis Fed Chief Says Interest Rate May Be Cut to Meet Inflation Target Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said the U.S. central bank may need to lower its short-term interest-rate target if inflatio...
11:48, 05/22/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Reaches New High Of Nearly 450,000 Contracts For Second Straight Day CHICAGO, IL -- January 14, 2013 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that open interest in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (V...
16:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE To Introduce First Interest Rate-Based Volatility Index CHICAGO, June 13, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that it will begin disseminating values for it...
16:32, 05/02/2019

Lebanese govt agrees to raise tax on interest payments to 10% for three years The Lebanese government agreed on Friday to raise the tax on interest payments to 10% from 7% for three years as part of the draft 2019 budget, the in...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Potential Fed Nominee Would Seek Shakeup of Interest-Rate Policy Economist Judy Shelton, a potential Trump nominee to the Federal Reserve, said in an interview that she would bring a “different perspective” to the c...
21:16, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Detroit police seek person of interest in deaths DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a possible serial killer in Detroit (all times local): 5:53 p.m. Detroit’s police chief has identified a person of ...
00:32, 06/08/2019

Fed's Williams says policymakers need to better prepare for a lower interest rate world Torturously slow recoveries from recessions and low inflation are here to stay unless policymakers can get a better grip on how to stabilize the globa...
17:00, 05/14/2019

Drug prices: Colorado's $100 insulin cap draws other states' interest A new law in Colorado capping the price of insulin for insured patients at $100 per month has generated interest in other states because the price of ...
11:48, 06/08/2019

Renault Board Is Studying 'With Interest' Fiat Chrysler Proposal Renault said it is going to take more time to weigh a merger proposal from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, a deal that would create the world’s third-large...
03:00, 06/05/2019

Bernie Sanders, AOC unveil legislation to cap credit card interest at 15% Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez say legislation is needed to protect consumers from "greed" of credit card and banking industrie...
02:48, 05/10/2019

F1 return to Africa a priority for Liberty amid Marrakech interest Formula 1's commercial boss Sean Bratches says a return to the African continent is a priority for Liberty Media, and that Marrakech has expressed an ...
19:16, 05/16/2019

NYU scraps Talia Lavin’s journalism class over lack of interest New York University ditched plans for controversial ex-New Yorker fact-checker Talia Lavin to teach an undergraduate journalism class because only two...
20:32, 05/30/2019

Upcoming interest rate showdown a multi-layered drama President Trump should be happy about what the Federal Reserve did on Wednesday. He should be mad as hell about what the Fed did on Wednesday. Take yo...
12:48, 06/20/2019

General Provident Fund (GPF): How It Works, Interest Rate, Other Details A subscriber is required to subscribe monthly to GPF except during the period when he is under suspension. Subscriptions to the general provident fund...
19:16, 05/28/2019

6 months later, gene-edited babies stir new interest, debate Six months after a Chinese scientist was widely scorned for helping to make the world’s first gene-edited babies, new information suggests that ...
03:48, 05/29/2019

W Series frontrunners felt pressure of media interest in first race Inaugural W Series race winner Jamie Chadwick admitted to feeling extra pressure over the Hockenheim weekend because of the high-profile media interes...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Wizards Wish To Make It Known They Have No Interest In Hiring A Competent General Manager The woebegone Washington Wizards fired longtime president of basketball operations and architect of 15 years of fan frustration Ernie Grunfeld back on...
09:48, 06/19/2019

Canada's Garda World drops interest in British rival G4S Canada's Garda World Security Corporation does not intend to make an offer for rival G4S, it said on Sunday, having previously said it was considering...
02:16, 05/06/2019

Trump uses discredited conflict-of-interest charges to attack Mueller In tweets and comments to reporters, the president accused the former special counsel of being a “true never-Trumper,” who was conflicted due to a pas...
03:16, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Iraq says Iran security in Arab states’ interest MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Latest on developments related to tensions in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 3:20 a.m. Iraq’s President Barh...
03:48, 05/31/2019

After de Blasio scandal Conflicts of Interest Board passes new rule It’s the de Blasio rule. The city’s Conflicts of Interest Board has passed a new regulation for fundraising by politicians in response to the co...
02:16, 05/10/2019

Harry Maguire to Man Utd or Man City: What we know so far about transfer interest in Leicester defender Harry Maguire is a wanted man this summer, with both Manchester United and Manchester City seeking to add the Leicester City defender to their squads....
12:16, 06/25/2019

Turns out publishers have zero interest in Woody Allen’s shitty memoir We can now add a new category to the long list of professional people who no longer want anything to do with Woody Allen: Book publishers, who have gi...
05:48, 05/03/2019

Cypress Semiconductor explores options after receiving takeover interest - BBG Cypress Semiconductor Corp is exploring options, including a potential sale, after receiving takeover interest, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citin...
18:32, 05/29/2019

Here's how advisors can recommend a life insurance policy in their client's best interest If you're making life insurance and annuity recommendations in the Empire State, you'll soon be required to act in your client's best i...
20:16, 06/18/2019

Sainz Jr: Predictable F1 hurting fan interest amid Spanish GP doubt Carlos Sainz Jr believes Formula 1 must become "more attractive" to prevent events like the Spanish Grand Prix from losing more spectators as a conseq...
19:32, 05/15/2019

Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled interest rate cuts beginning as early as July, saying it is ready to battle growing global and domestic...
05:48, 06/20/2019

JULY IS BUSIEST TRADING MONTH OF 2009 AT CFE; Volume Rises 36% Over Previous Month, Down Slightly From 2008, Third Consecutive Month-Over-Month Volume Gain CHICAGO, August 3, 2009- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that July was the most active month of trading during 2009.The 89,851 co...
05:48, 05/03/2019

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 earl...
17:16, 06/20/2019

Negative Rates, Designed as a Short-Term Jolt, Have Become an Addiction Europe’s central banks haven’t been able to wean the eurozone from cheap money, which distorts economies and leaves little ammunition to cushion the n...
01:48, 05/21/2019

Pimco exec: The Fed may cut rates by July if trade wars continue "I think the Fed could cut as soon as July and I think that they'll go 50 basis points," says Mark Kiesel Pimco's chief investment officer o...
19:32, 06/07/2019

Fed can lower rates if U.S.-China trade spat causes slowdown: Rosengren The Federal Reserve has the tools it needs, including lowering interest rates, to respond to any slowdown resulting from the U.S.-China trade spat, a ...
22:16, 05/13/2019

Petrol, Diesel Rates Cut For Fourth Straight Day, Check Prices Here State-run oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect ...
15:16, 06/16/2019

Societe Generale sees Fed cutting U.S. rates in July, Sept The U.S. Federal Reserve may lower lending rates by a quarter point in July and by the same increment in September on signs of slowing economic growth...
17:16, 06/20/2019

With cancer rates rising worldwide, oncologist shortage predicted (Reuters Health) - As cancer rates rise worldwide, researchers predict a shortage of specialists who can deliver chemotherapy, according to a new stud...
00:16, 05/14/2019

Case for Cutting Rates Can Be Found in Close Calls of the 1990s Sometimes the Fed cuts rates as a form of insurance, because the risk of bad things happening has gone up: For parallels to questions the Fed faces, a...
04:32, 06/17/2019

Emerging Markets Cut Rates Amid Expectations of Looser Fed Policy Central banks in emerging markets around the world are cutting interest rates, with Russia the latest example, as expectations of easier money in the ...
19:00, 06/14/2019

Fed should wait for faster wage growth before raising rates: Kashkari The Federal Reserve should allow labor markets to strengthen further and only raise interest rates if wages start to rise so fast that they signal sud...
23:16, 05/16/2019

Falling mortgage rates are heating home prices this summer Mortgage rates have been falling steadily since the last week of April, and that may be reigniting home price appreciation. The lower the rate, the mo...
17:16, 06/20/2019

Pending home sales jumped 3.8% in March, thanks to a big dip in mortgage rates Home shoppers signed 3.8% more contracts to buy existing homes in March compared with February, according to the National Association of Realtors'...
16:16, 04/30/2019

Storing sperm in a freezer for a decade hardly affects birth rates Many countries impose time limits on storing frozen sperm, but a sperm bank study has found this may not be necessary as it has little effect on birth...
18:32, 06/24/2019

Global stocks fall, dollar, yields climb as Fed seen less likely to cut rates Global equity markets dipped for a second straight day on Thursday and the dollar and bond yields rose as the Federal Reserve was now seen as less lik...
18:00, 05/02/2019

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 low...
17:48, 06/06/2019

Fed Could Mull Lower Rates if Inflation and Global Risks Worsen Richard Clarida, the Fed’s vice chairman, said persistently low inflation or worsening global conditions could cause officials to reconsider patience....
20:16, 05/30/2019

As mortgage rates plunge, millions more homeowners can benefit from refinancing Mortgage rates are falling unexpectedly and sharply, and that means millions more homeowners can benefit from a refinance. The average rate on the pop...
16:48, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Citi sees case for Fed to lower rates by 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut,...
01:00, 06/22/2019

Marriott quarterly profit beats on higher room rates Marriott International Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, as the world's biggest hotel chain benefited from higher room r...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Fed stands pat on rates, signals it's prepared to cut if trade war intensifies The Fed kept its key interest rate at 2.25% to 2.5% but signaled it was prepared to cut rates if the US trade war with China deepens   ...
21:16, 06/19/2019

The White House wants the Fed to cut rates. Wall Street says it's a terrible idea. Getty Images/Pool Top White House brass, including President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, have recently called for the Federal Reserve...
12:00, 05/04/2019

US home sales climbed 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales jumped 2.5% in May, as lower mortgage rates appeared to help buyers overcome affordability challenges. The National ...
17:32, 06/21/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Kept Unchanged, Here's How To Check Latest Rates Petrol price today: With effect from 6 am on Wednesday, May 22, the price of petrol remained at Rs 71.17 per litre in Delhi and Rs 76.78 per litre inM...
07:16, 05/22/2019

Mortgage rates fall sharply on China trade tensions Trade tensions with China may be a boon to the U.S. housing market. Investors are rushing into the relative safe-haven of the bond market, cause the y...
20:48, 05/23/2019

US long-term mortgage rates decline; 30-year average 4.10% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates declined this week for a second straight week, reversing the upward trend in April as a lure to potent...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Pope says emigration, low birth rates have brought 'Ice Curtain' on Europe Pope Francis urged European leaders on Sunday to address wealth inequality and low birth rates which he said had created an "ice curtain" between Euro...
14:48, 05/05/2019

Where Trump has support in battle with Fed over rates: The smallest small businesses The smallest businesses on Main Street are preoccupied with high interest rates they say hold them back, while larger business owners are more focused...
17:00, 05/08/2019

Shippers raise rates for cargo from U.S. to Venezuela: documents, sources Two major shipping lines this month have raised their rates for transporting goods from the United States to Venezuela, according to three industry so...
05:16, 05/28/2019

New U.S. Diabetes Cases Are Declining as Obesity Rates Climb. Officials Don’t Know Why NEW YORK (AP) — The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb, and health officials aren’t...
23:16, 05/28/2019

Rising rates of marijuana use among pregnant women spark concern (Reuters Health) - Increasing numbers of pregnant women are using marijuana in the U.S. and that may result in issues for their babies, two new studie...
07:32, 06/21/2019

Fed's Brainard says risks bolster argument for lower-than-expected rates Policymakers have to shift down their future interest rate expectations because of growing risks to the U.S. economy, a Federal Reserve official said ...
18:48, 06/21/2019

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 N...
16:32, 05/21/2019

Fed likely to leave rates steady, despite market outlook and Trump demands The U.S. Federal Reserve concludes its latest two-day policy meeting on Wednesday expected to leave interest rates on hold but flag whether it plans t...
18:00, 06/19/2019

Germany mulls fines to boost measles vaccination rates BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s health minister is proposing fines for parents of school-age children who haven’t been vaccinated for measles. Min...
17:32, 05/05/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Lowered Marginally. Check Rates Here Domestic petrol and diesel prices are reviewed by state-run oil marketing companies such as Indian Oil on a daily basis, and any revisions are effecte...
06:32, 05/02/2019

T-Mobile gets into banking, offering 4% interest and no fees on its free checking account T-Mobile is jumping into the banking business with a checking account that offers no fees, no minimums and up to 4% in interest.    &#...
18:16, 04/28/2019

LIME BROKERAGE TO ACQUIRE MINORITY INTEREST IN CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE, LLC NEW YORK and CHICAGO - January 8, 2008 - CBSX and Lime Brokerage announced today that Lime has acquired a minority interest in the CBOE Stock Exchange...
16:16, 05/03/2019

UK's Hammond would back national interest over party in any Brexit confidence vote British finance minister Philip Hammond hinted on Thursday he could vote against the government in a no-confidence showdown if a new prime minister so...
10:32, 05/30/2019

Soccer: Three nations show interest to host women's Asian Cup 2022 India, Taiwan and Uzbekistan have expressed their interest in hosting the women's Asian Cup in 2022, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Sa...
10:48, 06/01/2019

Gundlach says buy interest rate volatility on long maturity U.S. Treasuries -Sohn Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer at Doubleline Capital, said on Monday at the Sohn Investment Conference that his best idea for investors is ...
02:00, 05/07/2019

Derby owner wants Frank Lampard ‘for the long term’ despite Chelsea interest • Lampard is favourite to replace Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea• Mel Morris: ‘We want to retain his services for the long term’Derby’s owner Mel Morris ha...
17:16, 06/17/2019

Public Provident Fund Features, Interest Rate, Partial Closure And More Public Provident Fund (PPF), a retirement planning-focused instrument, comes under "exempt, exempt, exempt" (EEE) tax status. This means that the retu...
13:32, 06/19/2019

Brazil telecoms firm Oi's profit soars as interest expenses shrink Brazilian telecommunications firm Oi SA reported a quarterly net profit of 679 million reais ($170 million), 20 times of what it did a year earlier, a...
06:48, 05/14/2019

Cypress Semiconductor explores options after receiving takeover interest: Bloomberg Cypress Semiconductor Corp is exploring options, including a potential sale, after receiving takeover interest, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citin...
19:32, 05/29/2019

Yankees watching Dallas Keuchel closely as league interest ramps up KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees hope to get some additions to their banged-up rotation soon and still have their eyes on free agent Dallas Keuchel. The...
05:32, 05/27/2019

Employees' Provident Fund: Interest Rate, Withdrawal Rules, Key Details Employees' Provident Fund or EPF, a government-run pension scheme, fetches an interest at the rate of 8.65 per cent. It is a mandatory contribution fr...
13:48, 05/23/2019

West Ham target Pablo Fornals after Stanislav Lobotka interest cools • Villarreal midfielder on Manuel Pellegrini’s wishlist• West Ham also interested in Ozan Kabak from StuttgartWest Ham have targeted Villarreal’s Pabl...
20:00, 06/11/2019

RBI Cuts Key Interest Rate To Lowest In 9 Years, Eases Policy Stance The six-member Monetary Policy Committee voted unanimously for a rate cut. It also switched to an accommodative bias from a neutral stance adopted in ...
15:32, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Lebanese govt agrees to raise tax on interest payments to 10% for three years The Lebanese government agreed on Friday to raise the tax on interest payments to 10% from 7% for three years as part of the draft 2019 budget, the in...
20:48, 05/10/2019

Dow ends higher on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher after weaker-than-expected hiring likely increased the odds the Fed will have to cut interest rates. &...
23:16, 06/07/2019

Ford ready to sell Russian plants, says companies have shown interest "We are open to discuss potential sales to other companies," Ford of Europe Chairman Steven Armstrong on the sidelines of the International Economic F...
21:00, 06/07/2019

Dow gains 300 points on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report The Dow jumped in afternoon trading after weaker-than-expected hiring appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut interest rates soon. &#...
20:48, 06/07/2019

Kutcher relives finding love interest was killed - a day after missed date Ashton Kutcher has testified at a murder trial - telling a court that he went to pick up a woman for a date in 2001 but left when she did not answer t...
04:16, 05/30/2019

Kyalami owner 'committed' to hosting grand prix amid F1 interest A South African Grand Prix at Kyalami could rejoin the Formula 1 calendar amid interest from championship bosses and a desire from the redeveloped cir...
17:48, 05/21/2019

Dow, stocks jump on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report The Dow jumped in midday trading after weaker-than-expected hiring in May appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut interest rates soon. ...
19:16, 06/07/2019

WRAPUP 6-Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday said it was ready to battle growing global and domestic economic risks with interest rate cuts beginning as earl...
01:00, 06/20/2019

FADA Requests GST Council To Charge Interest On Net Input Tax Credit Instead Of Gross Value The Federation Of Automobile Dealers Association or FADA, has requested the GST Council of India to charge interest on the Gross Value instead of the ...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Cops seek third person of interest in Brooklyn teen’s fatal stabbing Police on Wednesday released photographs of a third person wanted for questioning in the fatal daylight stabbing of a 17-year-old in Brooklyn. Photos ...
16:16, 05/02/2019

Another conflict of interest pops up in Kim Foxx's handling of Jussie Smollett case The Cook County judge set to decide Thursday whether a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate why charges were dropped against "Empire"...
21:48, 05/02/2019

Biden Faces Conflict of Interest Questions That Are Being Promoted by Trump and Allies As vice president, Joe Biden played a key role in the dismissal of a Ukrainian prosecutor who had opened an investigation of a company employing Mr. B...
07:00, 05/02/2019

Thomas Cook sets May 7 deadline for interest in airline business - sources Thomas Cook has set a deadline of May 7 for expressions of interest in its airline business, with Indigo Partners and Lufthansa among the likely bidde...
18:16, 05/01/2019

Mike Pence joins Trump in calling for interest rate cuts Vice President Mike Pence joined the chorus of Trump administration officials calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates. “I think it might ...
03:48, 05/04/2019

Jurgen Klopp responds to Bayern Munich interest after Champions League win Jurgen Klopp has responded to Franz Beckenbauer's call to return to Germany and join Bayern Munich by reiterating he has a long-term contract at Liver...
17:16, 06/04/2019

Indian Space Start-Ups On Fundraising Spree Ignites Investors' Interest The state-run Indian Space Research Organization, currently preparing for its second lunar mission, has a monopoly on launching rockets in the country...
09:32, 06/23/2019

Detroit police take person of interest into custody in serial killer case A person of interest has been identified by Detroit Police in the serial killer case, according to Police Chief James Craig.     ...
13:16, 06/08/2019

Teen drivers with ADHD have higher crash rates even with graduated licenses (Reuters Health) - New teen drivers with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder are more likely to crash their cars than adolescents who don't have ...
08:32, 05/21/2019

E-cigs can double success rates of quitting smoking, UK study finds People using e-cigarettes to quit smoking are about 95% more likely to report success than those trying to quit without help from any stop-smoking aid...
01:48, 05/23/2019

Suicide rates among young people reach their highest level since 2000 Suicide rates among young people are rising, reaching the highest levels since 2000, a study published Tuesday finds. But most alarming, the researche...
04:48, 06/20/2019

More Millennials Are Dying ‘Deaths of Despair,’ as Overdose and Suicide Rates Climb There’s been a marked uptick in so-called deaths of despair—those involving drugs, alcohol or suicide—among millennials over the las...
20:16, 06/13/2019

Fed Holds Rates Steady, Hints at Cuts if Outlook Doesn't Improve Federal Reserve officials held interest rates steady, but strongly suggested they would cut them in the months ahead if an economic outlook clouded by...
02:00, 06/20/2019

Phones with the highest screen refresh rates, and the Android games to match We bet you've never given the refresh rate of your smartphone display a second thought until the OnePlus 7 Pro came about. The up-and-coming phone mak...
18:16, 06/18/2019

Vaccine rates climb on ‘hippie’ island amid measles outbreak VASHON ISLAND, Wash. — Sarah Day is a school nurse with “street cred” when it comes to the polarizing issue of vaccines on an idyllic island in Washin...
17:00, 05/20/2019

Investors pile into Japan stocks ahead of BoJ pledge to keep rates low: BAML Japanese equities sucked in their biggest inflows of cash this week since March 2018 ahead of the Bank of Japan's pledge to keep interest rates at sup...
18:16, 04/28/2019

With H-1B rejection rates approaching 40%, Indian IT will urgently need a new service delivery model Canada and Mexico have become alternative development and delivery hubs for IT Services companies but they are simply band-aids for a more complex pro...
04:16, 05/31/2019

Vaccine rates rise on long-wary ‘hippie’ island near Seattle VASHON ISLAND, Wash. (AP) — An idyllic island near Seattle known for its counterculture lifestyle and low immunization rates is seeing an increase in ...
09:48, 05/20/2019

HHS Secretary Alex Azar blames 'complacency' for falling vaccination rates Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar blamed falling vaccination rates Tuesday on not just misinformation but also unwarranted satisfaction ab...
03:32, 05/22/2019

Australia's central bank flags lower rates in jobs hunt Australia's top central banker on Thursday said it was not "unrealistic" to expect a further reduction in interest rates given ample slack in the...
08:32, 06/20/2019

Aussie dollar rallies as central bank holds rates, cut still on the menu The Aussie dollar popped up almost half a cent to $0.7042 on the decision, giving it a gain for the day of 0.7 percent. It faces tough resistance arou...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Fuel Rates Hiked Across Metros, Check Petrol, Diesel Prices Here Oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am...
11:16, 06/23/2019

Fuel Prices Slashed Today, Check Petrol, Diesel Rates Here As per the daily dynamic pricing regime, domestic fuel prices depend on international fuel prices on a 15-day average, besides the value of the rupee....
13:00, 05/05/2019

Measles in Europe: infection rates highest in a decade, says UN health agency Although more children than ever before are being vaccinated against measles across Europe, overall infection rates are the highest in a decade, and a...
23:16, 04/28/2019

One million species threatened as global extinction rates speed up, U.N. report says The "unprecedented" loss of biodiversity around the globe is a growing threat to humans, according to a first-of-its-kind report by the United Nations...
21:32, 05/06/2019

Missing surfer’s family hopes Dominican Republic cases will renew interest The family of a Florida surfer who vanished in the Dominican Republic three years ago hopes the recent spate of mysterious incidents out of the countr...
18:48, 06/14/2019

UPDATE 3-Venezuela opposition seeks to pay PDVSA bond interest to stave off creditors Venezuela's National Assembly, led by opposition leader Juan Guaido, on Tuesday authorized an interest payment on an overdue bond, in a bid to keep th...
07:48, 05/08/2019

CPPIB buys partial Keytruda royalty interest from British charity LifeArc Canada Pension Plan Investment Board said it had paid about $1.3 billion for a part of British charity LifeArc's royalty interest from the sale of Mer...
15:32, 05/20/2019

Formula E losses reach £140m as green racing attracts fresh interest New teams and sponsors take heart as number of spectators more than doubles in a yearFormula E, the electric-powered racing series, has revealed that ...
20:48, 05/05/2019

Missing California man named 'person of interest' in the death of 8-month-old daughter, police say The missing father of an 8-month-old girl found dead behind a California funeral home Monday was named a person of interest on Wednesday in the child'...
20:32, 05/29/2019

Aging baby boomers are about to push Alzheimer's disease rates sky high About 5.8 million Americans now have Alzheimer's disease. That number will climb to at least 13.8 million by 2050, a 138% rise with a heavy toll....
05:00, 05/05/2019

Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez call for 15% cap on credit card rates Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez teamed up Thursday to unveil legislation seeking to cap credit card interest rates at 15 percent...
21:16, 05/09/2019

Revised guidelines improve survival rates for traumatic brain injury patients People suffering severe traumatic brain injury may have a better chance of surviving under revised guidelines for emergency medical responders, new f...
01:48, 05/09/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked Marginally. How To Check Latest Fuel Rates Domestic petrol and diesel prices were hiked across Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata on Tuesday. While the increase in petrol prices in the four met...
06:16, 05/28/2019

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 f...
17:00, 06/25/2019

Suicide rates among America's young people continue to soar, study shows Suicide rates among young people have continued to soar in recent years -- so much so that the rate among 15- to 24-year-olds climbed in 2017 to its h...
19:00, 06/18/2019

Private data (including rates) of 49M Instagram influencers leaked due to agency’s malpractice Last night, TechCrunch reported that a massive database containing info of over 49 million Instagram influencers, celebrities, and brand accounts foun...
11:48, 05/21/2019

CEE MARKETS-Robust output fails to support forint, Serbian rates seen on hold Hungary's forint edged towards 5-month lows on Wednesday as robust industrial output data did not change market expectations that the central bank (NB...
12:32, 05/08/2019

UK's Hammond tells Trump: U.S. and UK share interest in stable world trading system: source British finance minister Philip Hammond told U.S. President Donald Trump that their two countries had a shared interest in maintaining the stability o...
14:32, 06/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Iceland's central bank cuts key interest rate as contracting tourism bites Iceland's central bank on Wednesday cut its deposit rate and said the economy would now shrink in 2019 after the all-important tourism industry contra...
13:00, 05/22/2019

US soccer star Megan Rapinoe preemptively declines White House invite: 'I have no interest' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe became another player on the U.S. women’s team who preemptively opted out of visiting the White House should the team win th...
08:16, 05/31/2019

UN chief calls for ‘enlightened self-interest’ from world leaders to save ‘the whole planet’ from climate change  Concluding a week-long visit to the South Pacific, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on the world’s decision-makers to make “en...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Boxing News at Five: Fury and Whyte declare interest in potential fight, Saunders gets his WBO title wish Tyson Fury has accepted a fight with Dillian Whyte, for whatever that's worth, and Billy Joe Saunders gets the chance to become a two-weight world cha...
23:00, 05/14/2019

The big mistake the Federal Reserve is making right now In the current era of low inflation, it has been the failure to tighten monetary policy when asset bubbles develop that has led to recessions when tho...
06:32, 05/04/2019

Here are some of the goofiest federal laws still on the books Woe unto him who makes an unsanctioned visit to his quarantined llama. He could soon find himself up to his neck in federal charges. In America’s earl...
03:32, 06/19/2019

Trump Says Federal Reserve 'Doesn't Know What It Is Doing' President Trump compared the Federal Reserve to “a stubborn child” in a pair of tweets on Monday, after the bank opted not to cut interest rates durin...
16:16, 06/24/2019

Detroit police investigating possible serial killer targeting sex workers arrest homeless man as 'person of interest' Police in Detroit have arrested a “person of interest” Friday night in the case of a possible serial killer and rapist targeting sex workers in the ea...
13:16, 06/08/2019

European Central Bank extends date of earliest interest rate increase to mid-2020 instead of end of year VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — European Central Bank extends date of earliest interest rate increase to mid-2020 instead of end of year....
15:16, 06/06/2019

Lionel Messi wants Neymar back at Camp Nou as Barcelona cool their interest in signing Antoine Griezmann Barcelona's interest in Antoine Griezmann has cooled amid opposition against his signing at board level and in the dressing room at Camp Nou, with Lio...
09:48, 06/04/2019

Paper Round: Hazard tells Chelsea he wants Real move, Lacazette flattered by Barca interest "Chelsea\u0027s Eden Hazard has told the club he wants to leave to join Real Madrid whilst Alexandre Lacazette is flattered by Barcelona\u0027s intere...
01:16, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar Corp 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 f...
14:16, 06/25/2019

Policy analyst on falling birth rates: Rhetoric from the left contributing to 'change in norms' In response to new statistics revealing the United States has its lowest birth rate in 32 years, Independent Women's Forum senior policy analyst Patri...
00:32, 05/17/2019

Fed holds rates steady and signals no hikes in coming months but upgrades economic outlook Fed holds rates steady and signals no upcoming hikes amid low inflation but upgrades its appraisal of economy. Trump has called for a big rate cut &#...
15:32, 05/02/2019

Boxing News at Five: Joshua rates Wilder’s KO of Breazeale, Dubois labels Gorman a “slob” Anthony Joshua says Deontay Wilder's recent knockout win was "sensational" and "unbelievable", and Daniel Dubois thinks Nathan Gorman is boring The po...
20:00, 05/29/2019

WRAPUP 3-Australia cuts rates as global cbanks move to head off trade shocks Australia cut interest rates to a record low on Tuesday as a worsening trade war between Beijing and Washington raises recession risks for the world e...
10:32, 06/04/2019

WRAPUP 4-Australia cuts rates as global cbanks move to head off trade shocks Australia's central bank cut rates to a record low on Tuesday and signalled willingness to go further as a worsening Sino-U.S. trade war raises recess...
12:32, 06/04/2019

Paul Winfree Under Consideration for Federal Reserve President Trump’s next nominee to the Federal Reserve board may be one of his former domestic policy aides—Paul Winfree—who now oversees economic poli...
23:16, 05/03/2019

Roger Stone Pissed Off a Federal Judge Again As diabolically smart as he is, pro-Trump political hit man Roger Stone certainly does some extremely dumb things. Yet again, his behavior might land ...
23:16, 06/22/2019

AP source: Manafort to remain in federal custody WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been transferred to a correctional facility in New York but will remain in federal ...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Ford under federal investigation over emissions certification The inquiry is looking at issues “relating to road load estimations,” including analytical modeling and resistance testing, the company said in a regu...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Federal lawsuit filed to block Ala. abortion ban Abortion providers are asking a federal judge to block an Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state. (May 24)     &#...
04:16, 05/25/2019

U.S. Supreme Court upholds federal sex offender law The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the federal government's authority under a 2006 law to require thousands of sex offenders to register with a...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Federal Judge Strikes Down Kentucky Abortion Law FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday struck down a Kentucky abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnan...
03:32, 05/11/2019

Biden now says he opposes ban on federal money for abortion ATLANTA (AP) — After two days of intense criticism, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has reversed course and declared that he no longer sup...
07:16, 06/07/2019

Federal US officials question JetSmarter customers JetSmarter customers are now being questioned by the FBI and officials from the U.S. Attorney's office. This follows a CNBC investigation that fo...
20:16, 04/28/2019

Crystal Palace yet to make decision over permanent Lucas Perri deal as interest in loanee goalkeeper mounts Lucas Perri is attracting interest from Galatasaray and Sporting Lisbon, with Crystal Palace yet to make a decision over whether to make his loan move...
19:00, 06/12/2019

Bank of England faces climate change protests ahead of interest rate decision - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as activists urge the Bank of England to help address the climate change crisisIntroductio...
09:32, 05/02/2019

Juventus president to attend Europa League Final amid interest in Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri Juventus president Andrea Agnelli is attending tonight's Europa League final as the Serie A club's managerial target Maurizio Sarri raises more doubts...
12:32, 05/29/2019

South Korea's central bank holds rates steady but trade woes strengthen calls to cut South Korea's central bank kept monetary policy unchanged on Friday but a split vote in the decision provided a firm signal the bank was shifting...
07:00, 05/31/2019

Federal Appeals Court OKs Trump’s Abortion Gag Rules In a decision Planned Parenthood called “devastating,” a federal appeals court Thursday ruled in favor of the Trump administration’s family planning g...
03:16, 06/21/2019

Elizabeth Warren calls to ban privately run federal prisons Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday announced a new plan to ban private prisons, alleging the companies behind them are ...
17:48, 06/21/2019

‘American Taliban’ to be freed from federal prison this week Infamous “American Taliban” John Phillip Walker Lindh, who abandoned his California home to fight with Osama bin Laden and the Taliban, will be sprung...
00:16, 05/22/2019

Federal jury indicts Delaware man on ‘swatting’ hoaxes GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Delaware man accused of making hoax emergency calls to locations across the country, causi...
19:48, 06/18/2019

ICE to train Florida officers to serve federal warrants The country's immigration enforcement agency has announced a new partnership in Florida to allow some sheriff deputies to serve warrants on behalf of ...
00:32, 05/07/2019

Big Banks Ace First Round of Federal Reserve's 'Stress Tests' The biggest banks in the U.S. have enough reserves to continue lending in a severe economic downturn, the Federal Reserve said in its annual review of...
00:32, 06/22/2019

Projects in Appalachian counties sought for federal funds FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands is looking for projects for federal grant money to create jobs and attract industr...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Federal judge releases USC records in gynecologist lawsuit LOS ANGELES (AP) — University of Southern California records reveal medical experts hired to evaluate a campus gynecologist after years of complaints ...
22:00, 05/24/2019