U.S. HOUSE DEMOCRATS PREPARE FOR IMPEACHMENT VOTE AS TRUMP SAID TO EMBRACE SHORT TRIAL

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives moved closer on Wednesday to impeaching Donald Trump, as the president and senior Republicans...

FAA PROBES BOEING 737 MAX PRODUCTION, SAYS IT WON'T APPROVE JETS' RETURN THIS YEAR

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it was investigating production issues involving Boeing Co's 737 MAX and...

 
 
 

U.S. STOCKS RISE AFTER FED DECISION

Wall Street's main stock indexes ended modestly higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady and signaled...

FEDERAL RESERVE SIGNALS RATES ON HOLD FOR SOME TIME

The Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday and signaled borrowing costs are likely to remain unchanged indefinitely....

 
 
 

HOME DEPOT SAYS PEAK INVESTMENTS TO PRESSURE 2020 MARGINS

Home Depot Inc , the No. 1 U.S. home improvement chain, on Wednesday forecast 2020 sales below Wall Street expectations and said major...

'DID THE FAA MAKE A MISTAKE?' FAA CHIEF SAYS,'YES.'

After being pressed by three different lawmakers, FAA chief Stephen Dickson finally admitted that the government agency made a mistake...

 
 
 

FIAT CHRYSLER'S UAW MEMBERS RATIFY NEW FOUR-YEAR CONTRACT

The United Auto Workers union said on Wednesday that rank-and-file members at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV have voted in favor of a...

TRUMP NOW OPEN TO IDEA OF SHORTER SENATE TRIAL: SOURCES

U.S. President Donald Trump is now open to having a shorter impeachment trial in the Senate, two sources familiar with the situation...

 
 
 

CONTINENTAL RESOURCES SAYS FOUNDER HAMM TO STEP DOWN AS CEO

Continental Resources said on Wednesday founder Harold Hamm will step down as chief executive officer of the oil and gas producer and...

WALL STREET POSTS MODEST GAIN AS FED SIGNALS RATES TO HOLD FOR SOME TIME

Wall Street's main stock indexes ended modestly higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady and signaled...

 
 
 

FED CHIEF POWELL GETS A- GRADE FOR 2019 -INVESTOR

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell held rates steady on Wednesday, after cutting rates three times this year, leading Ross Gerber...

JPMORGAN TO REVAMP WEALTH MANAGEMENT BUSINESS: WSJ

JPMorgan Chase & Co is combining its U.S. wealth-management operations for affluent clients and the Chase branch network's financial-advisory...

 
 
 

NYSE FILES AMENDED DIRECT LISTINGS PROPOSAL

The New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday filed an amended proposal for a rule change that would allow U.S direct listings to raise...

FACTBOX: TRUMP IMPEACHMENT - WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee debates articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, as the...

 
 
 

TWO REVIEWS OF TRUMP-RUSSIA PROBE TO HAVE OPPOSITE CONCLUSIONS: OFFICIAL TESTIFIES

Two separate U.S. Department of Justice reviews are likely to reach opposite conclusions about whether the FBI investigation of Donald...

CEO OF GM'S CRUISE DRIVERLESS VEHICLE UNIT HINTS AT OFFERING LOW-COST SHARED RIDES

The chief executive of autonomous vehicle company Cruise signaled on Wednesday the General Motors Co subsidiary intends to offer shared...

 
 
 

GLOBAL STOCKS EXTEND GAINS AFTER FED KEEPS RATES ON HOLD; OIL FALLS

Global equity markets rose on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated interest rates would remain on hold for some time - a positive...

U.S. GOVERNMENT POSTS $209 BILLION DEFICIT IN NOVEMBER

The U.S. federal government recorded a $209 billion budget deficit in November as an increase in spending on programs like public health...

 
 
 

TRADERS KEEP BETS ON EXTENDED FED POLICY PAUSE

U.S. short-term interest rate futures were slightly lower Wednesday after the Federal Reserve held interest rates steady and signaled...

CEO OF GM'S CRUISE HINTS AT OFFERING LOW-COST SHARED RIDES

The chief executive of autonomous vehicle company Cruise signaled in a blog post on Wednesday that the General Motors Co subsidiary...

 
 
 



District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near...

District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near elementary school

An Iowa man living next door to an elementary school placed one painting of a Nazi flag and several more depicting Confederate flags on his front lawn. Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at Juventus' final Champions League group game

Cristiano Ronaldo was incensed after being grabbed by a selfie-hunting pitch invader at the end of Juventus' UEFA Champions League group game against Bayer Leverkusen on... Read more ...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech Advocates

The order will extend a federal anti-discrimination law to include discrimination based on anti-Semitism. Some worry the policy will be used to stifle criticism of Israel on... Read more ...