DuPont expects to contribute another $230 million to its U.S. pension plan in 2017.
Gov. Tom Wolf asked lawmakers Tuesday to help fill a $3 billion projected deficit by imposing a tax on Marcellus Shale natural gas production and signing off on potentially touchy cuts in spending, including transportation aid to schools.
The Belarusian Interior Ministry has launched a criminal probe against Russia's food safety officials, the latest move in an escalating spat between the two ex-Soviet neighbors and allies.
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Pleading for a repeal of a law that strictly limits defense spending, a panel of four-star military officers warned lawmakers Tuesday that the fiscal constraints are crippling the military's ability to respond to threats around the world.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly took the blame Tuesday for the hasty rollout of President Trump's order suspending immigration from seven countries, while defending the measure as "lawful and constitutional."
A non-verbal Disney enthusiast may see her fairytale ending come to life after landing a chance to pitch her story ideas to the creators of Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffin’s TV Show.
The iShares Silver Trust (NYSEArca: SLV) and ETFS Physical Silver Shares (NYSEArca: SIVR) are each up about 9.7% to start 2017, an advantage of 380 basis points over the comparable gold exchange traded products. Some commodities market observers believe that divergence between gold and silver is a positive for the white metal. Silver and other…
In what is one of the more disappointing performances among currency exchange traded funds to start 2017, the PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bullish Fund (NYSEArca: UUP) is down more than 2.5% after surging late last year. UUP tracks the price movement of the U.S. dollar against a basket of currencies, including the euro, Japanese…
The iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEArca: EWA) entered Monday with a year-to-date gain of 6.7%, easily making it one of this year’s best-performing non-leveraged, single-country exchange traded funds tracking a developed market. However, some market observers are concerned that Australia’s interest rates, which are high compared to other developed markets, but low by the country’s…
Dissecting what ignited last years incredible rallies in shares of AK Steel, United States Steel, and NVIDIA.
All three department store chains reported disappointing holiday sales results, raising questions about the industry going forward.
West Virginia health officials are responding to opioid overdoses by distributing more than 8,000 kits with an antidote — Naloxone — that can get people breathing again if administered in time.