USGS: Largest oil deposit ever found in United States discovered in Texas

Geological Survey (USGS). Pioneer has been increasing its production targets all year as drilling in the Wolfcamp produced bigger gushers than the Irving, Texas-based company's engineers and geologists forecast. oil drilling continues to climb in the Permian, while it continues to fall in the Eagle Ford and Bakken, amid persistently low prices. Diamondback Energy Inc. Read More

PV Sindhu reaches China Open finals after nailbiting match

PV Sindhu reaches China Open finals after nailbiting match

PV Sindhu added another feather to her cap by winning her first superseries final. Sindhu has been in fine form ever since she won the silver medal at the Rio Olympics 2016. In 2014, Saina Nehwal won the tournament but in 2015 she ended up as runner-up to Li Xuerui. PV Sindhu will be battling for the title on Sunday against the local Chinese badminton player Sun Yu making this the third consecutive year in which an Indian shuttler has been a finalist in the Chinese Open. Read More

Axis Bank Cuts Lending Rate

Axis Bank Cuts Lending Rate

In the first quarter ended June 30, 2016, private banks' deposits grew by 1.72% over March 2016 quarter. New loans will be priced at the revised rates with effect from 18 November, Axis Bank said. HDFC's one-year FDs will fetch interest at the rate of 6.75 per cent as against the 7 per cent earlier. During the same period, credit growth at commercial banks was 9.1 per cent, compared with 8.8 per cent a year earlier, the RBI data showed. Read More

Nikkei ends bit lower as profit-taking offsets gains in banks

Nikkei ends bit lower as profit-taking offsets gains in banks

However, shares in Asian emerging markets faced further selling pressure, with analysts expecting more declines given that rate increases will likely spur a flight of capital back to the US, as investors search for higher yields. The price of USA crude oil soared 5.7 per cent on Tuesday as investors hoped the oil-producing OPEC countries will agree to a production cut that would boost prices. Read More

Clarkson embroiled in flight boarding row

Clarkson embroiled in flight boarding row

Clarkson had been in Germany with colleagues for their new show The Grand Tour. In October 2014 Clarkson had to flee Argentina under police escort when furious locals noted the number plate of the Porsche he was driving - H982 FKL - and assumed it was a deliberate provocation about the 1982 Falklands War. Read More

Jeremy Clarkson claims he was 'barred from flight' in Falklands row

Jeremy Clarkson claims he was 'barred from flight' in Falklands row

Seeking revenge, Clarkson later reported him to police in Stuttgart. Speaking about the incident to The Sun , Clarkson described the airport employee as "a stupid, bitter and twisted little man", and added: "This ignorant little worm made us miss our plane and he will pay for it". Read More

Boston College looks to salvage its season

Boston College looks to salvage its season

The Seminoles hadn't hosted a Friday night game at Doak Campbell Stadium since its 40-13 loss to Miami in 1957. In a week that saw seven of the nation's top 25 teams lose to unranked opponents, teams that were fortunate enough to survive the upset bids rose in the polls. Read More

Target's Quarter Wasn't ideal but It Likely Surprised a Bearish Wall Street

Target's Quarter Wasn't ideal but It Likely Surprised a Bearish Wall Street

About 60 percent of Target's marketing messages this holiday season will be about value, up about 20 percent from the previous year. But that was much better than the company's earlier forecast for a drop of up to 2 percent. On the company's financial health, Target Corporation reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.21 according to the earnings call on Nov 16, 2016. Read More

Lowe's declines after forecast renews housing-market fears

Lowe's declines after forecast renews housing-market fears

The company's revenue for the quarter was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter previous year. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on LOW. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 25th will be issued a $0.35 dividend. At present, the PEG is valued at 1.39 alongside the P/S ratio of 1 and P/B ratio of 8.82. Read More

Iowa lawmaker's 'suck it up, buttercup' bill targets protests

Iowa lawmaker's 'suck it up, buttercup' bill targets protests

It would also create criminal penalties for protesters who shut down highways. Spokesmen for the state's public universities said it's important for students to have a chance to talk about the election and what it means for them. "What I'm specifically talking about is spending new dollars that are meant to coddle people who simply can not handle the results of an election", Kaufmann said. Read More

Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Black Friday Delight Worth $430!

Kaby Lake will boost the performance of the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 to a whopping 25 percent while also improving the battery life and handling a 4K resolution display, which is believed to e what the 2-in-1 device will offer . Those looking for an older and cheaper option can buy the Surface Pro 3 with 128 GB, Core i3 processor for $506.74 instead of the regular price of $599. Read More

UK inflation slips unexpectedly but soaring factory prices herald big rises ahead

UK inflation slips unexpectedly but soaring factory prices herald big rises ahead

United Kingdom inflation has confounded expectations by dropping to 0.9 per cent in October, pulled down by university tuition fees and clothing prices. Industry chamber CII said that going forward, inflation both at wholesale and retail level, is likely to remain muted as favourable monsoon would augment food supplies in the marketplace and global commodity prices would continue to remain under pressure. Read More

If Dakota Access pipeline were to move, where?

According to the Morton County, North Dakota, Sheriff's Department , a group of people began building a wood pedestrian bridge across a creek north of the main protest camp early Wednesday morning. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' district commander. In South Dakota, the Crow Creek Sioux severed ties with the state government after highway patrol troopers were sent to the standoff in North Dakota. Read More

Jayalalithaa says 'I am reborn', thanked people for her recovery

Jayalalithaa says 'I am reborn', thanked people for her recovery

AIADMK Spokesperson C Ponnaiyan said Jayalalithaa was "very well" and that she will soon take over the reins of the party as well as governance. 92-year old Visalatchi, wife of late AIADMK veteran V R Neduchezhiyan, was ailing for some time and declared dead at a hospital after being rushed there. Read More

Indians rush to swop notes at banks

Indians rush to swop notes at banks

According to a Mint report , in Mumbai and Delhi, ATMs of banks including the State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, IDBI Bank, HDFC Bank and Canara Bank are now not working on Friday. The cashier said he did not have even Rs 20 or Rs 10 notes to give at that time. In a bid to avoid any untoward incident, as many as 3,400 personnel of paramilitary and Delhi police were deployed at all banks in the city to facilitate the demonetisation policy. Read More

Chief confirms shots fired at NY mall

Chief confirms shots fired at NY mall

The police chief in Guilderland has confirmed that shots were fired but says no one was injured in the incident at Crosslands Mall in suburban Albany. A witness told a staffer shots were fired near the Apple Store. Hundreds of people were evacuated from the mall. Guilderland officers were assisted at the scene by Albany police, Colonie police, the Albany County Sheriff's Office, New York State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Read More

Banks To Open More Counters, Work Extra Hours To Exchange Notes

Banks To Open More Counters, Work Extra Hours To Exchange Notes

Following the decision, banks were shut yesterday to stock lower denomination cash and new security-featured Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes. "The fake Indian currency notes and use of blackmoney fuel inflation and corrode the very basis of our economy", the Secretary said. Read More

The Incredible Reason You Might Start Seeing Safety Pins Everywhere

The Incredible Reason You Might Start Seeing Safety Pins Everywhere

Now, the campaign has resurfaced in the United States amid concern over a possible rise in hate crime following the election of Mr Trump. While it's great to see so many Hillary Clinton supporters AND celebs organize in protest, it's also important to highlight other forms of dissent, like the "Safety Pin Movement" inspired by England's controversial Brexit decision. Read More

President Obama: 'We Have to Remember That We're All on One Team'

Things have not been this bad in a very long time. But their back-and-forth dates back years before Trump publicly announced his plans to run for the White House in 2015. Left unsaid was that Trump has vowed to aggressively undo most of what Obama has accomplished, leaving Obama's supporters fearful that the last eight years may have been in vain. Read More

Yahoo filing offers glimpses into massive data breach

Yahoo filing offers glimpses into massive data breach

According to the Financial Times newspaper, Verizon is not now commenting on Wednesday's filing, however it has previously said it wants to know whether the attack will have a material impact on Yahoo. A spokeswoman for Yahoo was unable to comment about the timing of the filing or provide other information. Verizon defended the deal in late October at a Wall Street Journal Digital Conference, arguing that it "absolutely" still makes sense. Read More

Johnson, Feingold disagree on latest Federal Bureau of Investigation letter on Clinton emails

Mrs Clinton cast her vote early on Wednesday morning in her home town of Chappaqua, New York . Clinton registered her first "win" in the 2016 elections by four votes to two against Trump soon after midnight in the remote Dixville Notch, New Hampshire. Read More

Galway schools affected by teachers industrial action

Galway schools affected by teachers industrial action

He added that every public servant works the extra hour. The Education Minister has accused the ASTI of blocking a pay rise for young teachers . Mr O'Connell said that even if there were full co-operation from ASTI on any contingency plans, the November 7th deadline does not allow enough time to put supervisors in place, with the recruitment and vetting procedures that would require. Read More

Farage mulls leading 100000 strong march on Supreme Court ruling

Farage mulls leading 100000 strong march on Supreme Court ruling

Organisers at Leave.EU, which had the backing of Farage in the run-up to the June referendum, said that the UKIP leader had already " secured support from thousands of Leave voters " for the march and legal action. He said at the weekend that "if people in this country think that they're going to be cheated, they're going to be betrayed, then we will see political anger the likes of which none of us in our lifetimes have ever witnessed ". Read More

Federal Bureau of Investigation obtains warrant to review emails potentially linked to Hillary Clinton

We don't operate on leaks. At the same time, he pointed to the FBI's earlier investigation of Clinton, which concluded she shouldn't be charged with a crime, as evidence that the issue was much ado about nothing. "I trust her. I know her", Obama continued. "That Director Comey would show more discretion in a matter concerning a foreign state actor than one involving the Democratic nominee for president is nothing short of jaw dropping". Read More

Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Hold Rating for Stock Spirits Group PLC (STCK)

Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Hold Rating for Stock Spirits Group PLC (STCK)

Barclays PLC reiterated an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 456 ($5.57) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Thursday, July 7th. Jefferies maintained Indivior PLC (LON:INDV) on Tuesday, July 26 with "Buy" rating. Fresnillo Plc LON:FRES has a 50 day moving average of 1,713.39 GBX and a 200 Day Moving Average share price is recorded at 1,406.82 GBX. Read More