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Speaker Shares Trump Criticism Of Freedom Caucus


The President has some choice words for Republican lawmakers who opposed his health care bill. But last week's dust-up also resulted in friction within the caucus itself, particularly with two Texas delegation members - Rep. election and whether there was any connection to Trump's presidential campaign. Yet the same voters who backed their local lawmaker for opposing the bill showed patience with Trump. Read More »

Priebus a central figure in Trump's White House drama

The rumor among conservative media outlets is that Walsh, in her old role as Republican National Committee chief of staff, was a staunch Never Trumper, and since being brought on by Priebus to serve in the White House, she had been doing her best to undermine its efforts by leaking sensitive information to the press. Read More »

Elon Musk hints at new brain-computer project

According to The Guardian , Elon Musk is exploring "neural lace" technology. In addition to this, Elon Musk is also planning to create a positronic brain that allows humans to upload their consciousness to live a long life. He said the "neural lace" could prevent people from becoming "house cats" to artificial intelligence. It said it hopes to develop its initial products to treat brain diseases and illnesses like Parkinson's, depression and epilepsy. Read More »

2017 budget 'threatened' as oil prices break below $50

This extends a recovery that is expected to boost shale production next month by the most in six months. Shortly after the EIA announcement, American benchmark West Texas Intermediate fell to $47.08 per barrel, and worldwide benchmark Brent crude declined to $49.74 a barrel. Read More »

Dog Easter Egg Hunt Taking Place in Brown County


April 9, Orland Square Mall center court, 288 Orland Square Drive. The Easter egg hunt begins after the meal, and the location each day depends on the weather. The family-friendly event, on Saturday, April 15, is free and open to the public. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over. Read More »

Trump notches his 13th golf course visit


Club members told Jennifer Jacobs of Bloomberg that Trump indeed played a full 18 holes "with the club pro and a club members". Both Trump and his press secretary, Sean Spicer, have knocked former President Barack Obama for his time playing golf on the job. Read More »

You can now share your location with friends in Facebook Messenger


Just Tap on the location icon in the chat box and than select the location . Users have the option to share their live location to one person or a group of friends on the app. " Many of use make plans on Messenger that involve finding each other, or letting friends and loved ones know we're on the way", Marcus wrote in a blog post. Read More »

Canada Will Legalize Marijuana By July 1, 2018

All storefront marijuana dispensaries are now illegal while the federal government drafts legislation to legalize and regulate recreational pot. During his run for office, Prime Minister Trudeau made the legalization of marijuana part of his manifesto, highlighting that current laws weren't preventing the drug from falling into the wrong hands. Read More »

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers like AT&T, Verizon: Here's why

Pacific Crest's price target of $1,040 is based on 16x EV/EBITDA, using its 2017 Google EBITDA estimate of $38.9 billion , which implicitly assigns zero net value for "Other Bets". A separate sermon by preacher Ahmad Musa Jibril, who according to USA prosecutors once took credit for a terrorist bombing in Saudi Arabia, can be viewed alongside advertisements from Nissan in Sweden and wireless carrier MTN Group in South Africa. Read More »

Uber President Only Made It 6 Months Before Resigning


But sources told Recode that Jones's resignation wasn't related to the prospect of the company hiring a C.O.O. -as Kalanick announced he would do in the wake of growing questions about his leadership-but Jones's realization that Uber's problems were bigger than he had realized when he took the job. Read More »

Canadian Solar Inc. Bottom Line Drops 77% In Q4


Guggenheim restated a "neutral" rating on shares of Canadian Solar in a research note on Wednesday, December 21st. JMP Securities reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Canadian Solar in a research note on Tuesday, November 22nd. The company's quarterly revenue was down 40.3% compared to the same quarter past year. Gross margin was 7.3% including an anti-dumping and countervailing duties (AD/CVD) true-up provision of US$44.1 million associated with the prior years' module sales. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr just had the worst response to the Westminster attack

What Trump wants Americans to see are terrorists (and not what the destruction of the EPA really means); and what Khan wants Londoners to see is the car-related pollution that's associated with 9,000 early deaths a year. Many have taken to social media to declare that more could be done by the government to ensure terrorists are not entering the country disguised as refugees and that anti-terrorism activities for extremists need stricter enforcement. Read More »

Zurich STILL most expensive city in Europe


In the latest Economist Intelligence Unit Worldwide Cost of Living Report Asian cities take up 5 of the top 6 places. Istanbul ranked 62nd this year, outperforming 16 countries compared to last year. The survey compared the prices of more than 150 items - including bread, wine, cigarettes and one litre of unleaded petrol - across 133 cities, using NY as the basis for comparison. Read More »

French government bonds rally as presidential debate soothes nerves

The 39-year-old former economy minister who heads the independent party " En Marche! " appeared alongside Le Pen, far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon, Socialist Benoit Hamon, and embattled conservative candidate François Fillon. The markets have been nervous about the possibility of a Le Pen victory as she has pledged to take France out of the euro and hold a referendum on European Union membership. Read More »

Asian Stocks Ease, Cautious Ahead of Central Bank Announcements

Analysts widely expect the central bank to stay put on benchmark rates but anticipate a possible hike in the late liquidity window, the facility though which it funds banks. GO HIGHER: GoPro, which makes wearable cameras, surged 16.3% to $8.55 after it announced a cost-cutting plan and said it's sticking by its forecast for 2017 profits. Read More »

Russian Hackers Indicted for Yahoo Breaches


The FSB officers "directed, facilitated and paid criminal hackers to collect information through computer intrusions", acting United States assistant attorney-general Mary McCord told reporters. The other alleged criminal hacker , Belan, has been charged twice before in the U.S. In all 500 million Yahoo accounts were stolen, and the accounts of at least 18 users of other email services were compromised. Read More »

People pelted with boiling rocks as Mount Etna erupts


The news outlet added that six of the injured people had already been sent to the hospitals of Catania and Acireale cities. "Volcanologist said most unsafe incident experience in his 30-year career". She said the experience was extremely scary . At least 10 people were injured in a powerful explosion of Mt. Etna in Sicily, Italy Thursday. Officials at Sicily's Catania airport announced they would reduce arrivals by half to five flights an hour, due to ash clouds. Read More »

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) Stock current Trends Analysis


Other major USA activist investors such as Paulson & Co, ValueAct Capital Management and Davis Selected Advisers remain among the five largest Valeant shareholders; between them controlling more than 12 per cent of the company. The billionaire is supposedly leaving the multinational specialty pharmaceutical company with a loss of over US$3 billion (AU$3.97 billion) after trying to rescue Valeant for some 18 months. Read More »

Oil prices drop to three-months lows


Oil last week broke below the $50 a barrel level it had held above since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and 11 other nations started trimming supply on January 1. "Is price the only consideration when it comes to the decision of extending cuts?" Harold Hamm, head of one of the largest USA shale producers, said that industry would need to add output in a "measured way, or else we kill the market", suggesting no new dash for growth. Read More »

Tesla Built A Huge Solar Battery Plant On The Island Of Kauai


Well, that would mean reverting to fossil fuels so that the island has energy to use at night. American automaker and energy storage firm Tesla has unveiled its first big solar energy storage project, the SolarCity. Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) has been slowly and gradually moving toward solar products and recently launched its Powerpack 2 to provide solar energy to people. Read More »

Gander Mountain to close stores in Killeen, Waco


Two of Gander Mountain's chief competitors, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's , joined forces in a $5.5 billion deal past year. It posed a letter on its Facebook page Friday afternoon, saying that Gander Mountain employees would do everything they can to make the process "invisible and inconsequential" to customers. Read More »

Elon Musk has another ambitious energy project and this time it's free


In a Twitter exchange with Australian billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes, the CEO of silicon valley start-up Atlassian, Musk assured he was serious following a previous vow from a Tesla executive (via Guardian ). Cannon-Brookes volunteered to help provide funding and lobbying for the project's political support. Considering the state of Southern Australia is in fact under the tight grips of an energy crisis, the offer does seem all the more appealing. Read More »

Afghan family detained in Los Angeles are asking for release


The mother, father and their three children, including a baby, arrived at LAX for a connecting flight to Washington state, where they planned to resettle. Inlender told ABC News that the family was held for nearly two days without any communication and without access to attorneys after arriving at LAX. Read More »

China to increase defence budget by 7%


The country registered the slowest economic growth in 26 years, which political leaders have labelled "the new normal". This suggests China has little intention of starting an arms race with the United States, where President Trump just recommended a 10% increase in military spending to $603 billion. Read More »