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Asian-Market-100912_20Feb17.jpg European stocks were mostly higher in early trade Monday, as higher commodity prices and optimism about U.S. President Donald Trump's promised tax and regulation cuts helped outweigh French election worries. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.21 percent at 370.99 in late opening deals...

Asian-Markets1_20Feb17.jpg European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday even as trading volumes may remain thin amid the Presidents Day holiday in the U.S. Asian markets are trading mostly higher, although the underlying mood remained cautious ahead of a busy week for the Fed, with speeches by at least five Fed...

Synergy-HCG-Recall-022017.jpg San Diego, CA-based Synergy Rx Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling the following non-sterile products; Sublingual Tablets, HCG and HCG with resveratrol Human Chorionic Gonadoptropin), Non Sterile Dermatology creams all strengths (retinoic acid creams, hydroquinine creams, bleaching creams), Numbing Creams,...

KraftHeinz-Unilever-022017.jpg U.S. food maker Kraft Heinz Co., which had offered $143 billion in cash and stock to buy Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever, Sunday said it has amicably agreed to withdraw its proposal for a combination of the two companies.

Dutch-Valley-Recall-022017.jpg Dutch Valley Food Distributors, Schlabach branch issued a recall on various Cheeses and cheese containing items due to the potential for Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others...

Frontier-Southwest-Airlines-021717.jpg Two airliners scrapped wings at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Nobody was injured in the accident. According to airport officials, a Frontier Airlines plane clipped the wing of an arriving Southwest Airlines plane coming from Oklahoma City at around 8 p.m. On Thursday night. "Southwest...

wallstreet-011215_17Feb17.jpg After initially moving to the downside, stocks turned in a lackluster performance over the course of trading session on Friday. Even with the choppy trading, the major averages managed to reach new record closing highs.

Wendys-021717.jpg Burger chain Wendy's Co. (WEN) is looking to add 1,000 new restaurants by 2020, as the burger chain reported its 16th quarterly same-restaurant sales growth. Wendy's currently has just over 6,500 locations worldwide and wants to increase it to 7,500 units by 2020. The company plans to open at least...

MitchMcConnell-021717.jpg Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., has expressed strong support for President Donald Trump's policies even though he is not a fan of the president's frequent use of Twitter. "I've been pretty candid with him and all of you that I'm not a great fan of daily tweets," McConnell said at a press conference on Friday.

ScottPruitt-021717.jpg President Donald Trump's controversial nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency was confirmed by the Senate on Friday. The Senate voted 52 to 46 in favor of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt's nomination as EPA Administrator, with the vote largely coming down along party lines.

wallstreet4-103112_17Feb17.jpg Stocks continue to see modest weakness in mid-day trading on Friday, although selling pressure remains relatively subdued. With the drop on the day, the Dow is pulling back off the record closing high set in the previous session.

PaulRyan-021717.jpg Looking to follow through on a key campaign promise, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said Republicans plan to introduce legislation to repeal and replace the healthcare reform law known as Obamacare following next week's recess. Ryan told reporters at his weekly press conference on Thursday that...

WHOLE-FOODS-Recalls-021717.jpg Austin, Texas-based Veggie Noodle Co. is recalling a limited quantity of Butternut Spirals noodles due to possible listeria contamination. The noodle product was sold at Whole Foods Markets and other retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin. The...

wallstreet2-121214_17Feb17.jpg While selling pressure has remained relatively subdued, stocks have moved modestly lower in morning trading on Friday. The Dow has pulled back into negative territory after inching up to a new record high in the previous session.

Saputo-Recall-021717.jpg Dairy giant Saputo Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain Gouda cheese products in the U.S. due to potential listeria contamination. Saputo said one of its suppliers, Deutsch Kase Haus, LLC of Middlebury, Indiana, notified the company that some specialty Gouda cheese products that it supplied to Saputo's Green Bay, Wisconsin facility may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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