• Uber adding option to tip drivers
Uber adding option to tip drivers

The tipping option, long available in the app of rival Lyft , will be available beginning Tuesday in Seattle, Houston and Minneapolis. Crucially, the company said it will not take any cut of any tips paid - however if drivers are now paying off a vehicle that has been leased through Uber affiliates, the tips may automatically be used to pay ...

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  • NY subway riders stage graduation for student stuck on delayed train
NY subway riders stage graduation for student stuck on delayed train

The only difference? Alcantara was unable to make the actual ceremony due to massive train delays. Jerich Alcantara was on the E train traveling from Queens to his graduation ceremony that was scheduled for 10 a.m.at the college's Brookdale campus in Manhattan, Fox 5 NY reported.

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  • India's manufacturing sector expansion eases in May: PMI
India's manufacturing sector expansion eases in May: PMI

On Malaysia's performance, IHS Markit said this indicated Malaysia returning to deteriorating business conditions after showing marginal improvements in April. Work backlogs have fallen since the beginning of 2017, and purchasing activity has also fallen with inflation down to a five-month low. In April, the forecast for Ireland's economic grow...

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  • Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Closed its Previous Trade at $17.2
Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Closed its Previous Trade at $17.2

Over the last six months, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.'s stock has been 4.37% and 25.36% for the year. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $20.38. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2016 Q4. 1,745,271 shares of the company traded hands. It turned negative, as 64 investors sold ETP shares while 157 reduc...

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  • Five MP farmers die in police firing; CM orders judicial probe
Five MP farmers die in police firing; CM orders judicial probe

AT LEAST five farmers died in alleged police firing in Pipaliya Mandi area of Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. After the meeting, the chief minister tweeted: "I am happy the farmers have made a decision to withdraw the strike". MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan denied the firing, and blamed the Congress for the protests. Even though...

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  • NBA Finals: Steph Curry takes a quick nap during Game 2
NBA Finals: Steph Curry takes a quick nap during Game 2

Coach Steve Kerr had hoped to be on the bench for Games 1, but opted to stay in the locker room as he continues to recover from difficulties from his back surgery nearly two years ago. Game 3 is Wednesday in Cleveland where the Cavs will look to regain the magic that helped them overcome deficits of 2-0 and 3-1 in last year's Finals.

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  • Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela 'hunger bonds'
Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela 'hunger bonds'

Venezuelan opposition leaders have accused the major Wall Street investment bank, Goldman Sachs , of supporting a "dictatorial regime" for purchasing US$2.8 billion in bonds from the Venezuelan national oil company PDVSA, in spite of the fact that the purchase is a boost to the Venezuelan economy, Reuters reported.

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  • Coca Cola HBC AG (CCH) Earns Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co
Coca Cola HBC AG (CCH) Earns Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co

More important recent The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Ft.com which released: "New Coca-Cola CEO to increase start-up investments" on May 09, 2017, also Desmoinesregister.com published article titled: "Coca-Cola distribution center to move from Waukee to Des Moines", Fool.com published: "Better Buy: Procter & Gamble Company vs.

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  • Ohio blames drugmakers for fueling opioid crisis
Ohio blames drugmakers for fueling opioid crisis

The five companies named in Wednesday's suit were Purdue Pharma , Teva Pharmaceutical and Cephalon its subsidiary, Endo Health Solutions , Allergan and Johnson & Johnson with Janssen Pharmaceuticals its subsidiary. And Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports for our Newscast unit that Ohio led the nation in opioid overdose deaths in 2014 ...

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  • Trump delays decision to move US Embassy to Jerusalem
Trump delays decision to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

President Donald Trump has signed a waiver to prevent moving the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, failing to follow through on a repeated campaign pledge that helped garner strong support from the Israeli people and government. After the president and his advisers spoke to Arab leaders, including during Trump's " tremendous " May visit ...

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  • HPCL reports 31% rise in Q4 net profit
HPCL reports 31% rise in Q4 net profit

Riding on better performance in refining margins and inventory gains, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) on Friday reported a 31 per cent jump in the March 2017 quarter net profit at Rs 1,819 crore. For January-March period, the company reported 47.59 per cent increase in total expenditure at Rs 20,696.46 crore against Rs 14022.15 crore in th...

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  • Oil slides after OPEC fails to do more; sterling drops on polls
Oil slides after OPEC fails to do more; sterling drops on polls

Even as the OPEC and non-OPEC producers agreed to extend until March 2018 their ongoing oil output cuts, India has reached an understanding with the global oil cartel to establish a joint working group to serve as a forum for "producer-consumer dialogue" to address mutual concerns.

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  • New Ford CEO Streamlining Hierarchy, Hastening Decision-Making
New Ford CEO Streamlining Hierarchy, Hastening Decision-Making

Ford Jr., the great-grandson of founder Henry Ford , specifically called Hackett a "cultural change agent", signaling a new direction for the automaker, reports Fortune . Klevorn's award was worth almost $2 million; Thai-Tang's award was worth almost $4 million. He also received performance-based stock units worth $5.2 million over three years a...

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  • US vows further action against Venezuela's 'bad actors' barring changes
US vows further action against Venezuela's 'bad actors' barring changes

As night fell on Wednesday, thousands of opposition supporters poured onto the streets of different cities for rallies and vigils in honor of the fatalities during protests. The United States requested the closed-door consultations on Venezuela despite objections from some council members who insisted the crisis was not a threat to worldwide securi...

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  • Analysts Set United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Target Price at $987.50
Analysts Set United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Target Price at $987.50

It has underperformed by 14.27% the S&P500. The stock of Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) has "Add" rating given on Thursday, May 25 by Peel Hunt. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Among 7 analysts covering Party City Holdco Inc ( NYSE:PRTY ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive.

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  • Tulsa shooting: Policewoman acquitted of manslaughter
Tulsa shooting: Policewoman acquitted of manslaughter

This is happening all across the nation, all across the state. " We are deeply disappointed that yet another police officer has eluded conviction for killing an unarmed African American ", The National Association for the Advancement Colored People (NAACP) Legal Defense Fund said.

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  • Iowa to soon have first female governor
Iowa to soon have first female governor

Branstad was the longest serving Governor in USA history. serving from 2011 to 2017, and earlier from 1983 to 1999. Iowa agriculture organizations congratulated Reynolds on her advancement to be the 43rd governor of Iowa. After time in the private sector, he launched another gubernatorial run and came back to his old job in 2011. Kim Reynolds i...

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  • North East is a priority for government, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi
North East is a priority for government, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Irani said a "Jan Ki Baat" programme has also been arranged so that the people can share their messages with the Prime Minister directly. Please Wait while comments are loading. He was addressing a gathering in Kutch district after laying the foundation stone for a slew of developmental projects of KPT. Talking about the Kandla port, PM Modi said...

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  • MLB Predictions: Can the Tigers stop the Rangers' win streak? 5/20/17
MLB Predictions: Can the Tigers stop the Rangers' win streak? 5/20/17

Player of the Game: Austin Bibens-Dirkx gave the depleted bullpen a bit of a respite as he pitched the final 4 2/3 innings after Griffin exited without allowing a run. Detroit, without Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez , struggled at the plate with only one run in the fourth, sixth and ninth innings. Cabrera hit one of the homers in the first...

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  • Watch the moment teenage Mark Zuckerberg got accepted to Harvard
Watch the moment teenage Mark Zuckerberg got accepted to Harvard

In the video, we see a young Zuckerberg hanging out in his room while his dad Edward films him. He left Harvard once Facebook took off. Zuckerberg, who left Harvard his sophomore year, will be receiving an honorary Doctor of Letters degree.

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