Reported by Energy Daily San Francisco (AFP) April 27, 2017
Google parent Alphabet on Thursday reported strong gains in quarterly results, beating most market forecast despite rising costs for its "moonshot" efforts. Alphabet reported a 29 percent jump in quarterly profit to $5.4 billion, while revenue jumped 22.. »more
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's professional cricketers rejected a pay offer from the sport's governing body on Friday, saying the proposal was "a win for cricket administrators but a loss for cricket".
Controversy over her party's record on the fate of Jews in World War Two returned to haunt French National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen on Friday as the man due to replace her temporarily as party leader suddenly stood aside.
U.S. President Donald Trump told Reuters Thursday he will either renegotiate or terminate what he called a “horrible” free trade deal with South Korea and said Seoul should pay for a U.S. anti-missile system that he priced at $1 billion. In an interview with Reuters, Trump called the 5-year-old..
Trump administration officials will likely meet in May to reach a final decision on whether the United States should stay in the Paris climate deal, after holding an initial meeting Thursday at the White House, an administration source said. The group of advisers, which includes Secretary of State..
Britain’s economy slowed sharply in the first three months of 2017 as higher inflation, boosted by last year’s Brexit vote, hit spending on the high street and hurt other consumer-focused businesses. With the country heading for an election June 8, there were other signs Friday of a slowdown in..
The Senate on Thursday confirmed Alex Acosta as secretary of labor, filling out President Donald Trump's Cabinet as he approaches his 100th day in office. The vote was 60-38. Once sworn as the nation's 27th secretary of labor, the son of Cuban immigrants will lead an a sprawling agency that enforces..