• New California homes required to have solar panels
New California homes required to have solar panels

Solar power companies surged Thursday, a day after California became the first state in the U.S.to require solar panels on nearly all new homes. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Jumping out ahead of the rest of the country, California on Wednesday moved to require solar panels on all new homes and low-rise apartment buildings starting in 2020.

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  • Which Winning Act From Yesterday's Eurovision Semi Final Is Your Favourite?
Which Winning Act From Yesterday's Eurovision Semi Final Is Your Favourite?

The last time Ireland won was in 1996 when singer Eimear Quinn triumphed in Norway with Celtic-inspired song The Voice. Just visit the Eurovision website during the broadcast and give artists an immediate thumbs up or the thumbs down during their time on stage.

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  • Sears shares soar on tire-service deal with Amazon
Sears shares soar on tire-service deal with Amazon

Embattled retailer Sears announced on Wednesday that it was teaming up with e-commerce giant Amazon on a customer service venture to help service vehicles, which sent Sears shares surging approximately 20%. Sears began selling Kenmore appliances on the site in July 2017. Here's how it works: Amazon customers select their tires, the Sears Auto l...

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  • Iran sanctions to cost Boeing, Airbus $39bn
Iran sanctions to cost Boeing, Airbus $39bn

Boeing originally made a deal with Iran Air to deliver 80 aircraft valued at $17 billion, and made another agreement with Aseman Airlines for 30 planes for around $3 billion. "I can tell you with confidence that we have continued to build risk mitigation into our 777 production plan". "We urge all sides to remain committed to its full implementati...

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  • Oil jumps to highest since 2014 after USA quits Iran deal
Oil jumps to highest since 2014 after USA quits Iran deal

For Iran's clients, what happens this time will likely echo the last episode earlier this decade, when Iran was also sanctioned by the U.S. Back then countries were given exemptions by the U.S. "The President's hawkish language has the potential to aggravate tensions in the Middle East further, potentially putting additional upward pressure on crud...

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  • Comcast planning all-cash Fox bid?
Comcast planning all-cash Fox bid?

Regardless of Comcast's offer shaking up the current progress of the deal in the works, CEO Brian Roberts has imposed his own closing condition, with the publication claiming that the deal would only push forward is AT&T's takeover of Time Warner for $85bn proceeds.

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  • Disney shares rise on earnings, revenue beat
Disney shares rise on earnings, revenue beat

Hodges Capital Management Inc. cut its position in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) by 33.8% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. If we look at the Volatility of The Walt Disney Company (DIS ), Week Volatility is 1.73%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.58%. It has underperformed by 23....

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  • There are nearly as many job openings as unemployed USA workers
There are nearly as many job openings as unemployed USA workers

The job openings in March matched the number of people unemployed, which is highly unusual as the unemployment rate has historically been higher, The Associated Press noted . In March, that rate fell to 1 unemployed for every job opening. Remember that "unemployed" counts only people looking for a job. But now, with wage gains sluggish, employer...

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  • Elon Musk appeared at the Met Gala with a new girl
Elon Musk appeared at the Met Gala with a new girl

Whatever Elon Musk wants he most probably gets. There are few places higher than the Met Gala for a new couple to become official. Let us explain . Grimes was extremely surprised and admitted that it was the first time someone understood that joke in three years. "They were both poking fun at AI".

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  • Warren Buffett And Bill Gates Denounce Bitcoin
Warren Buffett And Bill Gates Denounce Bitcoin

Yet Charlie Munger , Buffett's longtime business partner and a Berkshire vice chairman, suggested that Democrats could take over Congress after November's elections and push for a national healthcare system financed by a single payer. Berkshire Hathaway saw its cash balance reach $108 billion in the first-quarter. His company now has a 5% stake...

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  • Dish Network might owe you money
Dish Network might owe you money

If you received a telemarketing call for Dish Network in 2010 or 2011, you may be able to collect $1,200 per call. To check if your phone number received one of these calls, you can look it up on this website . Other affected consumers have similar feelings. "Right", Turner said with a laugh. DISH also has the right to appeal the decision. The c...

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  • India's ICICI Bank profit halves as bad loan provisions surge
India's ICICI Bank profit halves as bad loan provisions surge

ICICI Bank's standalone profit after tax was at Rs 6,777 crore for FY 2018 as compared to Rs 9,801 crore for the year ended March 31, 2017. However, standalone total income of the bank rose to Rs 19,943 crore in March quarter, from Rs 16,585.76 crore in preceding fiscal's last quarter, the bank said in a statement.

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  • Air France shares nosedive after CEO bails
Air France shares nosedive after CEO bails

Jean-Marc Janaillac, who heads the Franco-Dutch airline group, said on Friday he would resign after losing a vote over pay that aimed to end a series of damaging strikes. Regardless of the strike, the carrier demanded that it is ready to keep up 99% of whole deal flights on Monday, 80% of medium-pull administrations and 87% of short-pull flights.

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  • Weekly Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Ratings as of May 6, 2018
Weekly Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Ratings as of May 6, 2018

Activision Blizzard, Inc is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment content and services. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Jefferies Group Incorporated Llc has 0.04% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in Activision by 7.4% during the fourth quarter. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is ...

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  • Jhanvi, Khushi attend Sonam's mehendi function
Jhanvi, Khushi attend Sonam's mehendi function

Anand looked suave in a salmon sherwani. The bride-to-be's cousins Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor were seen in their ethnic best. Guests arriving at Sonam's Bandra residence for Mehendi cum Sangeet Party. Before entering the venue, they happily posed for the shutterbugs outside the venue. Look at Rhea, Varun and Arjun dancing! Newly weds Mohit ...

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  • Oil edges up ahead of deadline on U.S. sanctions on Iran
Oil edges up ahead of deadline on U.S. sanctions on Iran

Prices added as much as 0.3 percent to $69.91 a barrel after a 1.9 percent gain on Friday. Despite Venezuela's woes Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at futures brokerage AxiTrader, said "the big story this week is going to be about oil and the Iran Nuclear deal ".

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  • Bank holiday weekend set to be a scorcher
Bank holiday weekend set to be a scorcher

Widespread temperatures will be in the low to mid 20s. But forecasters warn the warm sunshine will lead to higher than normal levels of UV radiation, meaning a risk of sunburn. "Warm air is due from continental Europe". Today's dry and warm weather saw temperatures reach the mid-20s, but forecasters are predicting one or two places in the Uni...

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  • David Hogg: NRA Is 'Scared' Because of the Support We've Gotten
David Hogg: NRA Is 'Scared' Because of the Support We've Gotten

Like it or not, we don't care if you are a Democrat or a Republican, if you are supported by the NRA, you don't stand with kids, you stand with the gun manufacturers and people making money off this fear and tragedy that's perpetrating itself".

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  • Tinder boss' surprise at Facebook dating announcement timing
Tinder boss' surprise at Facebook dating announcement timing

Match Group's stock dropped 18 percent after the announcement. So before all hell broke loose for Mark Zuckerberg , I had already decided that Facebook was probably too public, and it was sharing a lot of my private information with my distant relatives, old neighbours and barely professional contacts - all of whom I didn't want to stay in touch w...

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  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares have been bought by Billionaire Warren Buffett
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares have been bought by Billionaire Warren Buffett

Speaking of the United States trade deficit, Buffett said he would not like the gap to get too wide, but "when you think about it, it's really not the worst thing in the world to have someone send you the goods that you want and for you to send a piece of paper".

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  • Southwest plans Hawaii flights for Oakland, San Jose, Sacramento
Southwest plans Hawaii flights for Oakland, San Jose, Sacramento

Therefore 80% are positive. On April 17th, Southwest flight 1380, which departed LaGuardia Airport, experienced an engine failure on the left side. The timing of the incident could hardly be worse for Dallas-based Southwest, the nation's fourth-biggest airline.

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  • US Fed keeps interest rates unchanged as market expects
US Fed keeps interest rates unchanged as market expects

Eurozone inflation slowed to 1.2 per cent year-on-year in April, down from 1.3 per cent in March, and core inflation fell even more, raising questions about the European Central Bank's plan for withdrawing its monetary stimulus. Apple's shares rose about 4 percent after the closing bell. In Europe, the Stoxx 600 Index end the day with a 0.6 perce...

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  • HSBC Q1 profit misses estimate, unveils $2 bln new share buyback
HSBC Q1 profit misses estimate, unveils $2 bln new share buyback

Europe's biggest bank by assets, which earns most of its profits in Asia, has long struggled to hit its cost control targets. The buyback is expected to be HSBC's only one this year "given the growth opportunities we now see", the company said in an investor presentation Friday.

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  • The dazzling U.S. unemployment rate is hiding a gloomier reality
The dazzling U.S. unemployment rate is hiding a gloomier reality

By comparison, the last time the unemployment rate hit 3.9%, wages were growing at a pace above 4.0%. Employers added 164,000 jobs in April, slightly fewer than economists expected, but still better than in March. Fortunately, this was largely the result of workers aging out of the labor market, rather than dropping out due to frustration: The ...

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  • Helena Bonham Carter Joins The Crown as Princess Margaret
Helena Bonham Carter Joins The Crown as Princess Margaret

When " The Crown " makes its royal return to Netflix sometime next year, the British nobility audiences have watched for two seasons will look a bit different. As for Watkins, the casting reunites him with The Crown creator Peter Morgan following their collaboration on ITV's The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies .

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  • Former VW CEO Charged With Conspiracy Over Dieselgate Scandal
Former VW CEO Charged With Conspiracy Over Dieselgate Scandal

A lawyer for Winterkorn in Germany did not immediately comment. Federal prosecutors charged Winterkorn, 70, who quickly stepped down after the scandal broke in September 2015, with conspiracy to defraud the US, wire fraud and violations of the Clean Air Act.

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  • HBO renews Westworld for a third season
HBO renews Westworld for a third season

However, on the side of "Western" franchise vast popularity of the first season. The report also mentioned that the debut of the show's current season was up by 13 percent compared to season 1. It's set in a futuristic theme park where guests can do whatever they please with android hosts without fear of retaliation, and slowly builds towards...

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  • Tesla to Unveil China Plant Location as Early as Third Quarter
Tesla to Unveil China Plant Location as Early as Third Quarter

The company's stock initially rose - but then fell sharply as analysts on a conference call questioned CEO Elon Musk on costs and production. Tesla said it hit a production rate of 2,270 Model 3's per week in April, and it was able to churn out 2,000 or more cars for three straight weeks - finally reaching a milestone it hoped to hit previo...

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  • Best and worst days of the week to buy gas
Best and worst days of the week to buy gas

Even though there are no major hurricanes and no significant snowstorms that would impact gas production and delivery in the country, gas prices are at a three-year high across the nation for this time of year. Oil prices near $70 shouldn't put the brakes on economic growth, economists said. "The only good news for motorists?" Ultimately, OPEC bear...

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  • Black men arrested in Starbucks in Philadelphia settle legal claims
Black men arrested in Starbucks in Philadelphia settle legal claims

The men had said they were waiting for a business meeting about a potential real estate deal. According to BBC , the two 23-year-old men will each receive $1 and a promise that a programme will be set up in the city that will assist and benefit young entrepreneurs.

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