• Democrats say Dodd-Frank repeal is 'wrong choice'
Democrats say Dodd-Frank repeal is 'wrong choice'

More than 1,900 community financial institutions have disappeared since Dodd-Frank was signed into law. The CHOICE Act is the most ambitious Republican effort to roll back parts of the law fiercely defended by Democrats under former President Barack ObamaBarack ObamaTrump, Meryl Streep share screen time in HBO film Former attorney general...

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  • Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante
Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Bush and Obama administrations. Asked about criticisms that some of the members of Mueller's team and his ability to conduct fair investigation, Ryan said he didn't know the team but said, "I know Bob Mueller ". Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Patrick Leahy say Sessions should be responsible for answering questions in a public hearing about his p...

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  • Trump mulling firing special counsel on Russia Robert Mueller
Trump mulling firing special counsel on Russia Robert Mueller

The White House was quick to react to the reports . You may recall that Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from any investigative matters related to Russian Federation, and that it fell to the next-in-command, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , to make the call to appoint Mueller.

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  • LeBron James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs
LeBron James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs

The Warriors won 129. LeBron James finally gets his ring to cap off the lockout-shortened season as the Heat took down the Kevin Durant-led Thunder out in five games. The Warriors claimed the title in 2015, before it changed hands to the Cavaliers a year ago. Golden State Warriors won their second NBA Championship in three years.

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  • UK PM Theresa May to meet Irish party leader on government formation
UK PM Theresa May to meet Irish party leader on government formation

Talks come after Mrs May told Tory MPs: " I'm the person who got us into this mess and I'm the one who will get us out of it ". May's Conservatives unexpectedly lost their majority in parliament in last Thursday's snap general election , causing political chaos ahead of the Brexit talks with the European Union which are set to start next wee...

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  • Wholesale prices were flat in May
Wholesale prices were flat in May

The so-called core PPI rose 0.7 percent in April. The new figures come as the United States central bank begins a two-day monetary policy meeting, with the Federal Reserve widely expected to raise the key interest rate for the second time this year despite signs of a cooling economy.

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  • Accelerating Growth & Analysts Upside Potential For Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)
Accelerating Growth & Analysts Upside Potential For Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Moreover, Prelude Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability has 0.03% invested in Cabot Corp (NYSE: CBT ). National Bank Of Mellon reported 0.02% in Cabot Corp (NYSE:CBT). Therefore 11% are positive. COG has a 1-year high price of $ 26.74 and 1-year low price of $20.02. This ratio has been calculated by dividing the current share price by the book value per sha...

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  • Rosenstein Says He Won't Fire Special Counsel Unless There's Good Cause
Rosenstein Says He Won't Fire Special Counsel Unless There's Good Cause

Congress could pass a replacement for the expired Independent Counsel Act , Dershowitz said, but official passage of the law would require the president's signature. Such a move would create a firestorm coming weeks after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey . Susan Collins, R-Maine, asked Rosenstein during an open Senate Appropriations subcommit...

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  • Donald Trump supporters turn on special counsel Robert Mueller
Donald Trump supporters turn on special counsel Robert Mueller

Stephanopoulos had asked the member of Trump's legal team if the president would promise not to order his Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to fire Mueller. "Well, I'm glad you're in this position", Graham responded. "At this point have you seen any evidence of "good cause" for firing of special counsel Mueller?" In that circumstance, a ...

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  • Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland
Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

LeBron James of the Cavaliers meanwhile said , "I left everything on the floor every game, all five games". Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Friday's Game 4 with 26 points, but he shot 9 for 22. Kerr returned to coach the last four games of the NBA Finals after taking time off since the middle of the first round of the playoffs in...

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  • Attorney General Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts
Attorney General Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he consults with a career ethics official when questions arise about Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal from the Russian Federation investigation. A big day on Capitol Hill in the ongoing investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. Charles Schumer of NY, the Senate's top Democrat.

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  • Sessions to Face Sharp Questions on Trump, Russia, Comey
Sessions to Face Sharp Questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

Sessions went on the offensive in his testimony, saying he would not be intimidated by the "false attacks", innuendo and leaks about the Russian Federation investigation that he implied were part of an effort to derail the Trump administration agenda.

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  • Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts
Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

The nation's top law enforcement official - who has recused himself from all ongoing Russian Federation investigations - has himself become a focal point in congressional probes into the allegations of election meddling, in possible collusion with Trump's team, that have dogged the young administration.

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  • Session Watch: Following the Numbers for Atwood Oceanics (ATW)
Session Watch: Following the Numbers for Atwood Oceanics (ATW)

Float is the number of shares available for trading of a particular stock. Another trade for 35,000 shares valued at $2.11M was sold by Fraser Jane Nind. The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.8%. About 16.36 million shares traded or 9.21% up from the average. This stock is ahead of its 52-week low with +21.20%.

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  • BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Outperform Rating at Macquarie
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Outperform Rating at Macquarie

The stock declined 0.79% or $0.28 reaching $35.11 on the news. About 929,808 shares traded. The stock of BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, January 13. Blackrock Fund Advisors has invested 0% of its portfolio in AeroCentury Corp. 175.48 million shares or 0.01% less from 175.51 million ...

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  • A Deep Dive Into iShares S&P 500 Value ETF (IVE)'s Levels
A Deep Dive Into iShares S&P 500 Value ETF (IVE)'s Levels

Sometimes stocks that look too good to be true actually are, and those that are actually very good may not look that enticing. Many traders keep an eye on the 30 and 70 marks on the RSI scale. iShares 1-5 Year Laddered Government Bond Idx ETF (CLF.TO) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -343.39. In general, an ADX value from 0-25 woul...

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  • US Attorney General Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee
US Attorney General Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee

It is not yet known whether the hearing will be public or closed. "Senator, I'm protecting the president's constitutional right by not giving it away before he has a chance to", Sessions said . Sessions confirmed, for example, that Comey approached him a day after the Oval Office meeting, at the butt of which Trump dismissed everyone except f...

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  • John Oliver exposes logic flaw in Trump's 'vindicated' Comey tweet
John Oliver exposes logic flaw in Trump's 'vindicated' Comey tweet

According to James Comey , President Donald Trump was pressuring him to stop the inquiry into friend and former national security advisor General Michael Flynn , by saying he " hoped " the FBI would drop the investigation. "We want to be able to get his side of it", Republican senator James Lankford said. According to former Federal Bureau of...

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  • Paul Ryan Says Trump Should Let Mueller 'Do His Job'
Paul Ryan Says Trump Should Let Mueller 'Do His Job'

Gingrich initially praised the choice of Mueller as a special counsel to investigate Russia's involvement in the election, including possible links to Trump's campaign. He said he would agree to dismiss Mueller only if there were a legitimate basis to do so. Ryan said during an interview on the Hugh Hewitt radio show .

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  • Sessions To Terrorists: 'We Are Coming After You'
Sessions To Terrorists: 'We Are Coming After You'

Similarly, he did not answer whether Trump had expressed concern to Sessions about the attorney general's March decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. Sessions went on to say that any suggestion that he colluded with Russian Federation during the campaign is an "appalling, detestable lie". In closely-watched congr...

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