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Vanguard Tax-Exempt Bond ETF (VTEB) Rises 0.04% for Jan 5

The indicator is non-directional meaning that it gauges trend strength whether the stock price is trending higher or lower. Investors may also want to set perso...


USA employers add 148000 jobs in December, unemployment remains 4.1%

Employment rose almost 2.1 million last year, slightly slower than 2016, President Barack Obama's final year in office. The December gain is the 87th consecut...


Colman's Mustard factory in Norwich will close after 160 years of history

The closure comes after juice firm Britvic announced it was quitting the production site in Norwich which it shares with Colman's. The mustard-maker Colman's ...


Ripple price (XRP/USD) tumbles as Coinbase denies GDAX listing rumours

Unlike Bitcoin , which is now trading at $15,139, Ripple is still affordable and interest in investment has grown quickly, especially in light of speculation...


2 planes collide at Toronto airport; WestJet says passengers evacuated

Sunwing said its plane was being towed by its ground handling service provider at the time and there were no passengers or crew on board. Photos from the incide...


The Top 5 Best Diets To Try In 2018

The Keto Diet ranked last on the best diet overall list, while the Nutritarian diet landed in 15th spot. People who follow this diet do not have to elim...


Factory activity quickens in Dec.: PMI

This week's data highlight for the British Pound comes in the form of the release of Services PMI data from IHS Markit and the CIPS which should cast light ...


The internet's top lobby joins legal crusade against net neutrality repeal

Netflix , whose data-heavy video streams could face extra charges by internet service providers, also said it would support a legal challenge. The approval of...


Flight redirected to Alaska due to man 'smearing feces everywhere'

United Flight 895 traveling from Chicago to Hong Kong made an unscheduled landing in Anchorage due to a "passenger smearing feces everywhere", Ted Stevens I...


Amazon Might be Ready to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights

Last month, Sky and BT announced that they would make their streaming of the Premier League's games available for companies such as Amazon to place their mone...


Get Hyped: 'Nacho Fries' Are Officially Coming To Taco Bell This Month

The best part? They will only cost $1. "Would you like fries with that?" The side will hit stores everywhere on Thursday, Jan. 25, but they won't stay on me...


China to ban steel exports to N Korea, cap crude oil exports

China would impose serious penalties on anyone that had been confirmed as violating Security Council resolutions, he said. China handles about 90% of the Nort...


Bay Area reacts to strong quake

No damage or injuries were reported. An natural disaster woke many Berkeleyans shortly after 2:39 a.m. Thursday. A magnitude 4.4 quake is a common size for th...


January US Jobs Report

The report showed that retail sector shed 20,000 jobs last month during the crucial holiday shopping season and employment fell by 67,000 past year, compared wi...


Scots stockpiling soft drink Irn-Bru ahead of recipe change

Instead it has made a decision to reduce the sugar level in Irn-Bru to below the amount that incurs the tax. Or will the company be forced by customer demand ...


Constellation Brands (STZ) Q3 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss

Macquarie's price target points to a potential upside of 10.72% from the company's previous close. STZ has been the topic of a number of other reports. Two ...


New largest prime number would take weeks to write down

The machine that made the discovery belongs to electrical engineer Jonathan Pace of Tennessee. A 51-year-old FedEx employee and maths fanatic has found th...


SBI hints at minimum balance reduction

The bank had exempted pensioners, beneficiaries of social benefits from the government and accounts of minors from levy of these charges with effect from Octobe...


Government Forecasts Reduction In 2017-18 GDP Growth To 6.5%

The agriculture sector showed a low 2.1 per cent figure whereas it stood st 4.9 in the previous fiscal. Manufacturing will grow at 4.6% this financial year as c...


Gander Mountain stores replaced by Gander Outdoors in MI

In March Gander Mountain announced it was closing 32 stores, but eventually raised that number to 127, including locations in York and Franklin counties. At t...