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Oil producers discuss cap in Qatar, Iran absent Oil producers discuss cap in Qatar, Iran absent
- April 18, 2016

Analysts are unclear on the expected outcome of the meeting of around a dozen oil exporters, including heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, which could potentially send the market soaring or crashing. "The next year we will be satisfied with the price of $60 per barrel". "Confusion reigns supreme and it's unclear whether we will see oil producers agree to limit production", said Joe Rundle, head of trading at ETX Capital. (more...)
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican
- April 17, 2016

But it clearly was a dramatic way for Sanders to gain attention for his campaign, just three days before a crucial primary in NY, where he faces off against frontrunner Hillary Clinton. Sanders said the meeting should not be viewed as the pope injecting himself into the campaign. "Look what I brought to show you", the pope told them. (more...)
The biggest moments in the 9 Democratic debates
- April 16, 2016

The ninth Democratic debate came five days ahead of a high-stakes primary in NY. So Who do you think won Thursday night's debate? Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., had voted for the bill. The former first lady played to her base of African-American voters by saying Sanders' criticisms of her were the same as slamming the Obama administration because he, too, had a super PAC and took tens of millions from contributors. (more...)
History of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) stock price after earnings History of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) stock price after earnings
- April 16, 2016

BofA, based in North Carolina said its full provisions jumped to over $997 million for the quarter that had ended on March 31. Revenue from five of the six main BofA businesses fell, pulling total revenue down below expectations of Wall Street. (more...)
Business chief raises hopes of saving steel plant jobs Business chief raises hopes of saving steel plant jobs
- April 15, 2016

Speaking before Mr Javid's meeting in Port Talbot with steelworkers, Unite Wales secretary Andy Richards said: "Steelworkers at Port Talbot and across Tata Steel will want to know just exactly what Sajid Javid intends to do to safeguard their industry, their livelihoods and their communities". (more...)
With new monument, Obama and Dems seize on Equal Pay Day
- April 15, 2016

At the current rate of increase, women will not achieve pay equity until 2059. Nationally, that amounts to about $10,700 annually in lost wages for the average woman. The difference is less among Hispanics (with women earning 84%) and far less among African Americans (with women earning 92%). The worst wage gap state was Louisiana, where women earn just 65 cents to the dollar. (more...)