New York

.

Syndicate content
Updated: 8 weeks 1 day ago

As U.S. Stocks Ascend, NYC Pension Funds Report 17.4% Returns on Investments

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:40

Scott-Stringer.jpg

On Monday the comptroller's office said, five pension funds of New York City reported a 17.4 percent return on investment in the fiscal year that ended on ended June 30. Now the total value is a record $160.5 billion.

read more

Categories: United States

GE unveils smart LED light bulb – ‘Link’

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 12:01

GE-unveils-smart-LED-light-bulb.jpg

A brand-new LED light bulb - called `Link' - has recently been unveiled by GE. The bulb, which GE has produced in collaboration with New York-based startup Quirky, enables the users to connect to the Web minutes after it has been inserted into an available socket.

read more

Categories: United States

Doctor returns to home town Conway to serve patients

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 06:37

Albany-Medical-Center-New-York.jpg

Kennett High School graduate Matt Dunn recently joined the emergency department staff at Memorial Hospital in Conway, where he grew up.

read more

Categories: United States

Investigation in Progress on Trading Patterns of Icahn and Mickelson

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 11:46

Carl-Icahn-billionaire-investor.jpg

Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who has sizable stake in many companies, mentioned that he is not aware of any investigation that involves him and Phil Mickelson the golfer, in relation to trades concerning Clorox Co. and Dean Foods Co. He called a report that was published by the Wall Street Journal, “completely irresponsible.”

read more

Categories: United States

Airbnb permanently removing over 2,000 New York listings which could be illegal

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 06:44

Airbnb.jpg

In a Monday announcement, popular online home-rental marketplace Airbnb revealed that it is permanently wiping out over 2,000 New York listings which could be illegal. The hosts of the listings being removed by Airbnb can finish up their current bookings, but cannot accept any new reservations.

read more

Categories: United States

Latest News

Fourth Quarter Loss Posted by Walgreen
Steve Wynn, Casino Magnate Says Gambling Industry is not about Slot Machines
News Corp. to Buy Move Inc. for $950 million
Will PayPal soon Look for Mergers with Mobile Payment Services to fight Competit
Ford Shares Drop With Profit Concerns
Dominion LNG Export Project Gets Green Signal from FERC
Second Quarter Shows Fastest Growth of U.S Economy
Stronger Safeguarding Rules for Service Members Against Predatory Lenders
Yahoo Urged to Buy Rival AOL Inc.
Slowing Down of Inflation May Make it Difficult for BOJ to Achieve its Target
B.K. Modi’s CIO Plans to Start Pre-IPO Fund
American Soda makers Promise to Trim Twenty Percent Calories by 2025