Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

These minimum essential benefits also provided a foundation that disallowed insurers from capping lifetime benefits derived from these essential services. To offset these costs, the administration suggested increasing by $200 million to $400 million the cost-sharing subsidies provided to enrollees in 2018. Read More

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations draft resolution on Syria gas attack probe

But once the line is reconnected, the communications between Russian and US officials will remain private, Col. John Dorrian, the top USA spokesman in Iraq, said Wednesday. Russian Federation said the resolution had implicitly apportioned blame. He said working groups would be established to improve U.S. "Let us use this moment of crisis - and it is a moment of crisis - as a watershed and an opportunity perhaps for a new level of seriousness in the search for a political solution", he said". Read More

NYIAS 2017: Jaguar Adds Four Cylinder Engine to F-Type Line

The perspective buyers can also choose between the existing V6 and V8 engines. Under the hood of the cheapest F-Type is the new turbocharged 2.0-litre four cylinder Ingenium engine which makes around 296bhp and a healthy 400Nm. The new four-cylinder F-Type is set to arrive in Australia from the fourth quarter of 2017, with further pricing and specifications to be announced closer to launch. Read More

Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

The Opposition slammed the Trump government for going back on its poll promise. In a statement, the Treasury department said the findings and recommendations of the report are meant to combat "potentially unfair currency practices" and support the growth of free and fair trade. Read More

Uber Exec Appeals For 5th Amendment Shield In Waymo Row

Uber Exec Appeals For 5th Amendment Shield In Waymo Row

Waymo, Alphabet's autonomous vehicle subsidiary, is accusing Uber of stealing files that detail designs for self-driving technology. Levandowski subsequently went on to co-found self-driving truck company Otto , which Uber acquired previous year for $660m. Read More

Would You Buy BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) On These Analyst Ratings?

This is an increase of 382% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,453 call options. Sei Investments Co. bought a new position in BlackBerry during the third quarter valued at about $5,217,000. Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance. Read More

Fuel price dip helps keep inflation steady at 2.3% in March

Fuel price dip helps keep inflation steady at 2.3% in March

The Consumer Price Index including owner occupiers' housing costs (CPIH) also hit 2.3% in March, the same rate as February's reading. LONDON, April 12 Inflation nearly completely gnawed away the growth in pay of British workers during the three months to February, the clearest evidence yet that households are feeling the strain of rising prices as Brexit negotiations begin. Read More

Senate begins debate on California tax bill

Senate begins debate on California tax bill

FILE - In this February 21, 2017, file photo, the shoulder and one lane of westbound Highway 50 are damaged due to storms near Pollock Pines, Calif. California Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Allan Zaremberg said , "Asking Californians to pay more is not something the Chamber of Commerce does lightly, or frequently". Read More

One for Arthur wins the Grand National for Scotland

Lucinda Russell, the trainer of One For Arthur, should also continue her good form in the card's hunter chase, where Hey Listen (4 .40), a lightly-raced point-to-point victor, is now 4-1. "He's wonderful and he got a great ride". Arthur just cruised that race. It's just incredible. I'm so proud of the horse. "He went through gaps, jumped around horses and got bumped and bashed but just kept going". Read More

Syrian teenager thanks US President Trump for his 'action' after chemical attack

The attack was launched just a day after he accused President Bashar al-Assad forlast week's suspected chemical weapons attack, which killed at least 70 people in the town of Khan Shaykhun in Idlib province. "I think Donald TrumpDonald Trump0-to-strike in 6 days: Trump's snap decision on Syria should worry US Russian PM: Moscow, US on "the verge of a military clash" The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE became president of the United States last night", he said Friday on CNN's " New Day ". Read More

EU regulators approve Fox plans to buy Sky

EU regulators approve Fox plans to buy Sky

The commission said the two companies were active "in different markets" in Austria, Germany, Ireland, Italy and the United Kingdom - the five European Union countries where pay-TV broadcaster Sky operates. Murdoch will get his prize. Critics, such as former Labour leader Ed Miliband, argue that the Murdoch empire has not been reformed since the phone hacking scandal and has a record of "persistent disregard for the law and regulatory control". Read More

GST bills in Rajya Sabha; Oppn questions preparedness on new tax regime

The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed four Bills essential for the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax, the deadline for which is July 1. The GST Compensation to States Bill is to provide compensation to the states for the loss of revenue that will arise on account of implementation of the GST. Read More

NY lawmakers agree on Uber, but budget blow-up means more waiting

Cuomo said Wednesday that he wants the ability to unilaterally re-arrange spending in the budget in the middle of the fiscal year. "It's very frustrating because agreements are made by the majority coalition that consists of the Senate Republicans and the rogue Democrats and with the Assembly and governor", she said. Read More

Constellation Brands Jumps On Strong Q4 Earnings, Forecast

Constellation Brands Jumps On Strong Q4 Earnings, Forecast

The number of Constellation Brands, Inc. shares in issue is 196,057,000 which have a current share price of 171.78 bringing Constellation Brands, Inc .'s market capitalisation to 33.68B United States dollars. Almost all of Constellation's beer is imported from Mexico, including Corona. Freshford Capital Management reported 9.25% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc . Read More

German cabinet agrees plan to fine social media over hate speech

German cabinet agrees plan to fine social media over hate speech

The proposed law would give the companies 24 hours to block obviously criminal content after it had been reported, and seven days for other offensive material. Twitter didn't immediately comment on the announcement. Failure to comply could see a company fined up to 50 million euros ($53m), and the company's chief representative in Germany fined up to five million euros ($5.3m). Read More

Ivanka Trump Speaks Out on Equal Pay Day

It's not just progressive states like California taking the wage gap seriously, either - North Dakota passed a bill in 2015 strengthening employer salary reporting requirements. "If we could get companies to step up, have the conversation and commit to paying equally, half of the problem would go away", says Janet Altman, Board Chair of The Women's Fund Miami-Dade. Read More

Scotland requests second referendum on independence

But in voting north of the border in last summer's Brexit referendum, Scotland expressed its wish to stay in the bloc. The PM has previously said that "now is not the time" for a second vote, despite Sturgeon's call for a ballot to take place between Autumn 2018 and Spring 2019. Read More

Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses

Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses

Donald Trump abruptly walked out of an executive order signing ceremony without signing any orders after being faced with some tricky questions. The moves on trade come one week before Trump is scheduled to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago next weekend. Read More

No trade talk with Britain until Brexit is over, European leaders say

No trade talk with Britain until Brexit is over, European leaders say

But for now European Union nationals - majority from eastern and southern Europe - do not know if they can stay. The guidelines were leaked moments before European Council president Donald Tusk was due to launch them at a press conference in Malta. Read More

United States targets North Korean agents in response to missile tests

She said Thursday in an interview with four news agencies that the USA can't change the way North Korea thinks but "China can". United Nations resolutions have failed so far to deter North Korea from conducting nuclear and missile tests. "We will return home with good results so that our efforts are worth it", Yoon said at Incheon International Airport before departing for China. They have been "playing" the United States for years. Read More

Sean Spicer Is Donald Trump's Twitter Translator At White House Press Briefing

Sean Spicer Is Donald Trump's Twitter Translator At White House Press Briefing

Nunes last week. Schiff continued in his comments to share his suspicions that White House officials may have been attempting to "launder" information through the House Intelligence Committee. Fox is reporting that intelligence and House sources with direct knowledge of the situation say those two individuals facilitated Nunes being able to view the documents after agencies allegedly stonewalled his access to the information. Read More

Weather Alert! Winter Storm Warning in EFfect Until 4 p.m. Saturday

Weather Alert! Winter Storm Warning in EFfect Until 4 p.m. Saturday

The latest spring storm to reach Colorado will cause rain and snow to become all snow Friday night into Saturday morning. Snow will have a hard time accumulating on the roads, with most accumulation occurring overnight Friday . But northern El Paso County won't be far behind. Snowfall amounts will be higher across the Rockies and Palmer Divide, where snowfall could reach or exceed a foot. Read More

Stocks end 1Q with solid gains after listless trading

Tomorrow, investors will receive a slew of economic reports, including February Personal Income (consensus 0.4%), Personal Spending (consensus 0.2%), and PCE Price Index (consensus 0.1%) at 8:30 ET, March Chicago PMI (consensus 55.8) at 9:45 ET, and the final University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment reading (consensus 97.6) at 10:00 ET. Read More

Gibraltar angered after European Union hands Spain power over the Rock's future

Gibraltar angered after European Union hands Spain power over the Rock's future

He said: "Confirmation that Gibraltar's future must be agreed by the United Kingdom and Spain shows just how damaging the Government's hard Brexit will be on this strategically important British territory". "EU recognition of the legal-political situation defended by Spain satisfies us entirely", government spokesman Inigo Mendez de Vigo told reporters. Read More

Trump, Ryan go public with fight against Freedom Caucus

Trump, Ryan go public with fight against Freedom Caucus

Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter . Trump's anger at the Freedom Caucus for posing as a stubborn impediment to his governing runs the risk of alienating the conservative base that fueled his rise during last year's Republican primaries and has to this point remained loyal to the president. Read More