Kim Kardashian Is Not Cutting Kanye West Off Financially [Debunked]

Kim Kardashian Is Not Cutting Kanye West Off Financially [Debunked]

It's the first time Kim has not worked since she started being a celebrity really, and Kim is a workhorse. Of course, since no Kardashian West social media spree would be complete without an artfully composed photo of the reality star herself, she also posted a picture of her gazing down at Saint, while he plays out of frame. Read More

New Year's Eve Bandits Stole $6 Million While The NYC Ball Dropped

New Year's Eve Bandits Stole $6 Million While The NYC Ball Dropped

Investigators said two of the men were seen attacking a safe before busting the security camera, which caught a close up of one unmasked robber, before they were joined by a third accomplice, CBS2's Magdalena Doris reported. "The footage shows one of the suspects talking on a cell phone while he is opening the safe, perhaps receiving the combination from a fourth person". Read More

China services growth slows in December

De Lima said. Last month saw PMI - based on data collected December 6-15 from purchasing executives in over 400 industrial companies - at 55.7, compared to November's 56.3, reflecting "another solid expansion in the Filipino manufacturing industry", according to a report e-mailed to media yesterday. Read More

U.S. Pending Home Sales Unexpectedly Tumble To Ten-Month Low

U.S. Pending Home Sales Unexpectedly Tumble To Ten-Month Low

Morgan Chase economist Daniel Silver said in a note to clients, according to the Journal. NAR uses a large national sample of signed residential property sale contracts to build its monthly pending home sales index . NAR said existing sales are still expected to close out 2016 at a pace of around 5.42 million, which would be the highest since 2006. In 2017, sales are forecast to grow roughly 2 percent to around 5.52 million. Read More

How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree in DC, Md. and Va.

Whether you take your Christmas tree down this week or after the first of the year, how can you safely dispose of the tree? DeKalb County accepts Christmas trees from December 26 to January 31 each year. The Town of West Hartford will make two complete sweeps through the town to pick up trees, and weather-permitting the collection will end on Friday, Jan. Read More

Dez Bryant:

Dez Bryant: "We're Not Gonna Play Scared"

The big question was whether the Cowboys would rest their stars in this game, and they didn't. Look for the Lions to focus their resources on stopping rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott and forcing Dak Prescott to beat them through the air. Read More

U.S. home prices rise year-over-year in line with forecast

U.S. home prices rise year-over-year in line with forecast

The 30-year hit a six-day high. The indices, which measure home sales in markets across the United States, showed that the greatest price increases have occurred in the West and Northwest. Also, constrained supply helped to bid up the prices of existing homes, especially in desirable East Coast and West Coast cities. San Francisco (up 0.6%) and Miami (up 0.5%) posted the largest month-over-month increases, while Chicago (down 1.1%) and NY and Detroit (down 0.2%) posted the largest declines. Read More

Mann ki Baat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches digital payment promotion scheme

PM's statement also indicated it will still take few more days for the situation to normalise. PM Modi lauded the government of Assam for their efforts to turn towards digital payments and transactions. "We have retrieved it and turned it into an incisive law against "benami" property". Modi said this is time of slowdown in global economy; India is being seen as a bright spot with growth projected to be highest in world. Read More

Airbus Finalizes $18 Billion Jet Deal With Iran

The country is expected to sign another deal for procurement of turboprop aircraft from ATR, which is half-owned by Airbus, Reuters reports. Earlier this month, Iran Air finalized a deal for 80 jetliners from USA plane maker Boeing Co., with the planes scheduled to start arriving in 2018. Read More

Cleveland Browns Win First Game of the Season

Cleveland Browns Win First Game of the Season

Cleveland's win coupled with a 49ers loss would leave both at 1-14. Up next for the Browns? Without any timeouts, Rivers, who threw for two touchdowns and 322 yards, converted on fourth down by hitting Antonio Gates . No. 5: The Browns bench: The highlights here are the mid-air chest bumps by multiple players. RGIII was taken off the field and evaluated for a concussion with 12 minutes remaining in the game. Read More

USA economy showing positive growth in third quarter

USA economy showing positive growth in third quarter

The ONS also revised down growth for the second quarter to 0.6 percent, meaning there was no slowdown at all following June's Brexit vote - confounding predictions at the time that the "Leave" vote would push Britain's economy into recession. Read More

Donald Trump Calls On Boeing To Offer Quote For F-35 Rival

Donald Trump Calls On Boeing To Offer Quote For F-35 Rival

Billions of dollars can and will be saved on military (and other) purchases after January 20th", tweeted Mr Trump on 12 December - causing the company's market value to fall by $3.5bn, which it later recovered. Lockheed was down 1.90 percent at $248.00 in after-hours trading at 22:45 GMT, while Boeing was up 0.82 percent at $158.75. Prior to the F-35s, Boeing's Air Force One program came under Trump's scrutiny. Read More

Stores stay open for last minute shoppers

Stores stay open for last minute shoppers

Food Lion will shut its doors at 7 p.m. on Saturday, with the deli closing at 6 p.m. Carlie C's will also be closing at 7 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will be closed all day on Christmas. Target: Closing at 10 p.m. "We've been busy. It's the Christmas season and family stuff every other day". The store will be open 9 a.m.to 7 p.m. Read More

1 million FCA vehicles under US investigation for rollaway crashes

1 million FCA vehicles under US investigation for rollaway crashes

On December 21, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the investigation of several trucks and sports utility vehicles from Dodge and Ram. The Durangos and Rams now being investigated have a dial-like rotary knob that clicks into place when a gear is selected. Also on Tuesday, the agency said it was investigating similar rollaway complaints from seven owners of 2012 -14 Land Rover Evoque and Jaguar XF models which also have a rotary shifter. Read More

Panama urges punishment of those who took Odebrecht bribes

Panama urges punishment of those who took Odebrecht bribes

Guilty pleas on Wednesday from Odebrecht and Braskem SA, the petrochemical company it jointly owns with Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras, were the first in the United States following a almost three-year investigation in Brazil. It also found that another company, Braskem, which is majority owned by Odebrect and which counts Petrobras as one of its shareholders, had "paid bribes via the same channels". Read More

NORAD ready to track Santa's journey

NORAD ready to track Santa's journey

NORAD has carried on the tradition of tracking Santa since it was created in 1958. In addition to NORAD's website and call center, they have apps on iOS , Android , and Windows phones for mobile tracking, and through OnStar NORAD provides locations while in the vehicle. Read More

Futures little changed after Dow, Nasdaq hit records

Cheerios maker General Mills cut its sales projections for the year, sending its shares down 2.6 percent. On Wall Street, the Dow had ended Tuesday just 25 points shy of the magical 20,000 barrier helped by a 1.68 percent gain in Goldman Sachs GS.N . Read More

United Nations believes 20 killed in Congo clashes

United Nations believes 20 killed in Congo clashes

The development comes amid escalating tensions across the African country as President Joseph Kabila's mandate runs out on December 20. "The people are saying Kabila has to leave", said student Joe Doublier, 20, peering nervously out of his house in the opposition stronghold of Limete, where youths burned tyres and pieces of wood in the streets. Read More

VW Agrees to Buyback or fix 3 Liter Engines for Emissions

Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board and Justice Department would cost VW. This settlement covers certain models of Volkswagen's including Jetta, Golf, Passat, and Beetle vehicles and the Audi A3, excluding vehicles with 3.0-liter engines. Read More

Oil rises; forecasters see big draw in USA crude stocks

Any speedy recovery in Libyan output could slow OPEC efforts to rebalance the market and ease a global supply glut. Omani crude oil futures, to be delivered in February, grew by 2.4 per cent to $53.24 on Monday due to expectations of tighter crude oil supply going into 2017. Read More

Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's Inc for $950m

Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's Inc for $950m

Fred's said the stores it would acquire are generally representative of Rite Aid's pre-divesture store performance with respect to both sales and EBITDA. Camp Hill, Pa. -based Rite Aid reported having 4,450 retail locations as of August 2016. Bloom continued, "We have been working for several months on integration plans to ensure a seamless transition for Rite Aid customers, patients, team members and supplier partners by leveraging our world-class senior leadership team's significant ... Read More

Obama prepares to block drilling in Arctic, Atlantic

Obama prepares to block drilling in Arctic, Atlantic

This will test President-elect Donald Trump's resolve following his promise to unleash the nation's untapped energy reserves. On the Atlantic coast, local groups have opposed offshore drilling and would fight the Trump administration's attempts to open it up. Read More

Mortgage rates are surging five weeks post-election; will home sales weaken?

Mortgage rates are surging five weeks post-election; will home sales weaken?

While the job market is stable, the low mortgage rates that helped spur homebuying this year are disappearing in the rearview mirror. And SWAP rates are starting to edge up: the average two-year SWAP rate rose by 0.05% in the last month to 0.67%, while the five-year SWAP increased by 0.15% to 0.99%. Read More

City, State At Odds Over Fate Of Harlem Deer

City, State At Odds Over Fate Of Harlem Deer

But the deer was actually a wild animal, and it quickly became the centerpiece of a freakish political feud between New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Richard Cuomo. Cuomo and de Blasio have dueled over policy and politics - and now a deer. It was captured Thursday and was taken to an animal shelter. "From our earliest conversations with DEC staff regarding deer management in Staten Island, they made it clear that relocation is not an effective or humane management tool ... Read More

US consumer prices up 0.2 percent in November

US consumer prices up 0.2 percent in November

The year-on-year inflation rate for the month of November 2016 stood at -1,09 percent, shedding 0,14 percent on the October 2016 rate of -0,95 percent, as liquidity constraints and a strong dollar maintain downward pressure on prices.This means that prices as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index decreased by an average of -1,09 percent between November 2015 and November 2016. Read More

Cyrus Mistry thanks TCS shareholders for support

Mistry was yesterday removed as director of Tata Group's crown jewel Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) with 93.11 percent of shareholders present at the EGM voting for his ouster. But this vote against the resolution may have included Mistry's own votes as well. He also denied allegations that his "actions may put Tata Motors and its future in grave jeopardy and impact the overall morale of the workers, employees and management who have joined a Tata company", saying it was "false and untrue ... Read More

5 held in Delhi with Rs 3.25 crore in scrapped currencies

5 held in Delhi with Rs 3.25 crore in scrapped currencies

Outside the hotel that was raided, Wednesday. Income Tax department seized Rs Rs 3.25 crore in old notes in Karol Bagh area of Delhi:- 5 This morning Delhi Police joined hands with the Income Tax department and together they raided a hotel in Karol Bagh and recovered Rs 3.25 crore in demonetised notes. Read More

Income Tax raids Bengaluru flat, recovers Rs 2.89 crore stash

Income Tax raids Bengaluru flat, recovers Rs 2.89 crore stash

The directorate has so far unearthed unaccounted income in excess of Rs 1,000 crore from 36 cases. According to data released on Wednesday, the force has seized Rs 70 crore in cash and 170 kg of gold from airports since November 8. The unexplained cash found was worth ₹2.89 crore, which includes ₹2.25 crore of new ₹2,000 notes. Preliminary investigations revealed that the three were businessmen and they had carried the cash in a transaction, police said. Read More

WPI inflation eases to 3.15% in November

In contrast, prices declined for onion (-51.5%) and vegetables (-24%). On the other hand, the index for fuel and power (weight 14.91 per cent) rose by 1.8 per cent to 190.7 from 187.3 for the previous month due to higher prices of aviation turbine fuel, bitumen, furnace oil, high speed diesel, kerosene, LPG and petrol. Read More

From 'oops' to DOE chief; Rick Perry is pick for Energy

From 'oops' to DOE chief; Rick Perry is pick for Energy

Bush. In all likelihood, Perry will simply use the department as a means to enrich the energy industry cronies who've bought his allegiance. The DOE is in charge of all of America's national laboratories, including the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and others such as the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, which together form one of the world's largest scientific research institutions. Read More