Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) Holding Boosted by Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc

Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) owns 41,386 shares or 0.32% of their United States portfolio. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 3,599,008 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $83,245,000 after buying an additional 185,041 shares during the per... More..

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Trump Insults Canada In Private Phone Call With Trudeau Over Tariffs
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump Insults Canada In Private Phone Call With Trudeau Over Tariffs

World leaders including Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are expected to raise the issue of tariffs with US President Donald Trump . But the negotiations have bogged down amid efforts to satisfy Tr...More..

US trade deficit falls for 2nd-straight month
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

US trade deficit falls for 2nd-straight month

In April, exports of goods and services rose 0.3 percent to a record $211.2 billion. Import growth had been expected to slow to 18.7 percent in May, compared with 21.5 percent one month earlier. He added, "Bu...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trade spat looms as Trump heads for hostile G7

Canada and the European Union responded with tariff threats of their own, leaving Saguenay caught in the crossfire of an escalating trade dispute between G7 partners. "If it doesn't happen, we come out even be...More..

Google Promises Its A.I. Will Not Be Used for Weapons
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Google Promises Its A.I. Will Not Be Used for Weapons

Google has said Duplex will identify itself so that wouldn't happen. "We recognize that such powerful technology raises equally powerful questions about its use". Defense Department came under fire from com...More..

Italy's Conte promises radical change in address to parliament
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Italy's Conte promises radical change in address to parliament

Salvini has wasted no time addressing immigration. Luigi Di Maio , the 5-Star leader, is labour minister. "If populism is the attitude of a ruling class which listens to the needs of the people and anti-es...More..

Kevin Prince Boateng reacts to Anas' football corruption video
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Kevin Prince Boateng reacts to Anas' football corruption video

Sports Minister Isaac Asiama confirmed the dissolution and said all its officers can no longer carry themselves as FA officials. "Every football activity in Ghana has been suspended indefinitely". And the g...More..

United Kingdom publishes Brexit customs plan after May-Davis fight
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

United Kingdom publishes Brexit customs plan after May-Davis fight

The aim is to buy time before the permanent EU-UK future relationship - which has yet to be agreed - begins. None of the three ministers threatened to resign during the discussions, a spokeswoman for the pri...More..

Former Cambridge Analytica boss admits to receiving Facebook data from researcher
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Former Cambridge Analytica boss admits to receiving Facebook data from researcher

Nix also said he's embarrassed at having been caught on camera boasting that he could entrap political figures by compromising them with bribes and Ukrainian women. Lawmakers asked Nix to return to face questio...More..

Tesla SUV, on Autopilot, Accelerated Before Fatal Mountain View Crash
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Tesla SUV, on Autopilot, Accelerated Before Fatal Mountain View Crash

Though the Model X driver was pulled from the vehicle before it caught fire, he tragically did not manage to survive the accident . A Tesla spokesperson declined to comment on the NTSB report , and referr...More..

There Are Now More Job Openings Than Workers To Fill Them
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

There Are Now More Job Openings Than Workers To Fill Them

For the first time in 20 years, there are more job openings in the United States than there are job seekers, the Department of Labor said. Through the first five months of 2018, employers have added an ...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump Unites U.S. Allies-in Opposition to His Trade Policies

Trudeau described the tariffs as " unilateral and illegal " and the national security pretext as "risible". Last week Trudeau was publicly critical of Trump's big announcement, saying, "The idea that we are...More..

US Social Security, Medicare finances worsening
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

US Social Security, Medicare finances worsening

Officials conceded Tuesday at a news conference at the US Treasury that the tax cuts had reduced revenues for Medicare and Social Security . Still, the trust-fund estimates are useful as rough early-warning ...More..

Mnuchin urged Trump to exempt Canada from steel and aluminum tariffs
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Mnuchin urged Trump to exempt Canada from steel and aluminum tariffs

Nevertheless, the War of 1812 remains the last full-scale conflict that pitted Canadian against American, and it remains a point of contention between both countries. "And they want to blame him for using tar...More..

United Kingdom gov't rules on Comcast, Fox
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

United Kingdom gov't rules on Comcast, Fox

Matt Hancock, UK DCMS Secretary told the UK Parliament he is government giving a conditional green light to 21st Century Fox's bid for the 61 per cent share of Sky it does not already own, as well as to a riv...More..

Ethiopia's PM says ending war, expanding economic links with Eritrea key
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ethiopia's PM says ending war, expanding economic links with Eritrea key

Ethiopia will implement a peace deal signed at the turn of the century with Eritrea after the country's new prime minister undertook two months ago to normalize relations with its neighboring long-time foe. "We...More..

Heinz Change Salad Cream Name After 104 Years
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Heinz Change Salad Cream Name After 104 Years

A spokesman for Heinz told trade journal The Grocer the name no longer "fairly represents the product's ingredients or usage occasions". Sometimes foods - and not just branded foods - are given a new name...More..

Posts $400M Q1 loss, revenue totals $3.09B › Medicine Hat News
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Posts $400M Q1 loss, revenue totals $3.09B › Medicine Hat News

Helena Foulkes , Hudson's Bay CEO since February 19, said as the company is "dedicated to evolving our experience and merchandise assortment to best meet customer expectations and shopping preferences, we wil...More..

Conservative icon David Koch leaving enterprise, politics
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Conservative icon David Koch leaving enterprise, politics

The move was announced by his brother, Charles Koch , in a letter to employees, stating that David's health has been declining since he was hospitalized last October. Utilizing the cash they produced from th...More..

Delaware Burger King shuts down due to alleged rodent infestation
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Delaware Burger King shuts down due to alleged rodent infestation

The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services said it responded to the location the day after the video was posted and discovered " gross unsanitary conditions ". "Mouse droppings were observed on the...More..

ZTE will reportedly pay over $1 billion to lift USA ban
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

ZTE will reportedly pay over $1 billion to lift USA ban

One billion dollars would be settled under the deal - adding to $361 million that the company agreed past year to pay - and another $400 million would be held in escrow should there be any future violations of ...More..

RBI raises repo rate to 6.25%, reverse repo rate to 6%
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

RBI raises repo rate to 6.25%, reverse repo rate to 6%

In addition, the top bank has also allowed two per cent more SLR carve out to meet liquidity cover ration. "Against the above backdrop, the MPC made a decision to increase the policy repo rate by 25 basis...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

ZTE has reached a deal to have USA sanctions lifted

The tentative deal we have learned about today via Reuters , calls out a $1billion fine for the original breach of the April 2017 agreement to not sell to North Korea and Iran plus an additional $400 million i...More..

Kudlow: President Trump Contemplating Separate Trade Deals with Canada, Mexico
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Kudlow: President Trump Contemplating Separate Trade Deals with Canada, Mexico

The peso sank to its weakest in more than a year earlier Tuesday on concern the U.S. may leave the North America Free Trade Agreement and try to negotiate two separate free trade deals with Mexico and Canada....More..

Senate Leader McConnell Cancels Recess to Approve Trump's Nominees, Pass Spending Bills
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Senate Leader McConnell Cancels Recess to Approve Trump's Nominees, Pass Spending Bills

McConnell said last month that he considers confirming judges his top priority. "The Trump administration has taken some incredibly positive steps for the American economy, but tariffs will undercut that prog...More..

World's top wealth fund opposes Musk's double roles at Tesla
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

World's top wealth fund opposes Musk's double roles at Tesla

Musk was mum on details for the Model Y , and it's not clear where the small crossover would be produced. Investors have been skeptical that the company can turn a profit anytime soon, although Musk said th...More..

Kudlow: Trump may look to strike separate trade deals with Canada, Mexico
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Kudlow: Trump may look to strike separate trade deals with Canada, Mexico

What is a trade war? The agreement governs trade between the US, Canada and Mexico. Mexico has imposed new import tariffs on USA goods, including pork products. When the steel tariffs were first proposed in...More..

Popular DNA testing service reports breach affecting 92 million users
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Popular DNA testing service reports breach affecting 92 million users

Mr Deutsche added that no other data related to MyHeritage had been found on the server, and that there was no evidence that the data had ever been used by the perpetrators. Concerned users are being direct...More..

Qatar Airways boss says women can't do his job
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Qatar Airways boss says women can't do his job

Al Baker also attempted to fix the damage in a subsequent interview, telling Bloomberg News that he had only been referencing one person, rather than the entire staff. I was only referring to one individual. ...More..

Motorists hit by 'hellish' petrol price rise in last month, says RAC
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Motorists hit by 'hellish' petrol price rise in last month, says RAC

After the one paisa reduction in fuel prices on May 30, which caused much criticism from the Opposition, prices have since fallen continuously. "Sadly, they have been besieged by pump price rises for three ...More..

Mexico Slaps Tariffs On US Steel, Agricultural Products
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Mexico Slaps Tariffs On US Steel, Agricultural Products

Mexico announced steep duties Tuesday on a raft of United States products ranging from whiskey to apples in retaliation for the "unilateral adoption" by Washington of steel and aluminium tariffs. USA pork pro...More..

Google staff revolt puts Pentagon deal at risk
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Google staff revolt puts Pentagon deal at risk

In a decision some have called "troubling", Google will not renew a contract helping the US military battle terrorism with analysis of aerial drone imagery, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday. The...More..

Marchionne lays out Fiat Chrysler plan in grand finale
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Marchionne lays out Fiat Chrysler plan in grand finale

Still, many investors bet the man who has multiplied Fiat's value 11 times since taking over, notably by spinning off tractor maker CNH Industrial and Ferrari , is not done yet. acquired a new stake in sha...More..

Asian shares fall sharply as Italian crisis hits world markets
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Asian shares fall sharply as Italian crisis hits world markets

The UK's FTSE ended down 127%, Germany's Dax down 1.5%, and France's CAC down 1.3%. Italy's 2-year government bond yield , which has been the focus of a recent selloff, was down as much as 50 basis points ...More..

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz stepping down
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz stepping down

Schultz, who has been with Starbucks for almost four decades, is credited with turning the company into a popular household name and growing it from 11 stores to more than 28,000 in 77 countries. When asked abo...More..