Lawmakers reach 'agreement in principle' in border security talks, with $1.3B for barrier

Shutdown negotiators: We have an agreement Congress announces they have reached an agreement they believe President Trump will sign. Congressional negotiators revealed Monday evening that they've reached "an agreement in principle" on border security funding that includes more than $1.3 billion for physical barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border. When asked if they had an agreement that President Trump would approve, Sen. Richard […]

Read more

CVS, Walmart reach new agreement for pharmacy network

Walmart reports 3Q revenue miss WSJ Assistant Editorial Page Editor James Freeman and FBN’s Maria Bartiromo and Deirdre Bolton break down Walmart’s third-quarter results. CVS Health and Walmart said on Friday the world's largest retailer would remain part ofCVS's network for commercial and Medicaid pharmacy customers, breaking a contract impasse CVS disclosed earlier this week. Continue Reading Below Financial terms of the new […]

Read more

Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

This May 29, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic shows the VSS Unity craft during a supersonic flight test. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is carried beneath a special aircraft to an altitude around 50,000 feet (15,240 meters). There, it’s released before igniting its rocket engine and climbing. (Virgin Galactic via AP) Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is […]

Read more

Eurozone ministers reach compromise deal on reform package

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, front second right, and Portuguese Economy Minister Mario Centeno, center right, hold giant euro coins during a group photo of EU finance ministers in Brussels, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The euro celebrates 20 years of being in use in January of 2019. At front left is Luxembourg’s Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna and second left […]

Read more

Senate, House reach deal on long-awaited farm bill

House and Senate negotiators have reached a deal on the multibillion-dollar farm bill after months of contentious talks. The tentative deal scraps a plan backed by House Republicans and President Donald Trump that would have added new work requirements for some food stamp recipients. Lawmakers expect to vote on the bill next week. Continue Reading Below Democrats and many Senate […]

Read more

Heat reach out to Miami-Dade officials as naming deal looms

The Miami Heat sent a letter to Miami-Dade County commissioners Tuesday, saying they want to set the record straight on what the team perceives as misconceptions about the relationship between it and the county as a new naming-rights deal looms. Continue Reading Below The letter from Heat Business Operations President Eric Woolworth comes about three weeks after county officials exercised […]

Read more

Canada-US reach free trade deal with Mexico

Canada and the United States reached a deal Sunday night for Canada to stay in a free trade pact with the U.S. and Mexico. Continue Reading Below U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the deal in a joint statement late Sunday. They say the newly named the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, will […]

Read more

Dow, S&P 500 Reach Record Levels

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. Just when trade war fears looked like they were creeping back into the U.S. capital markets, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 turned the other cheek and continued their forward momentum, reaching record levels as the extended bull market continues its historical run. The Dow was up over 200 points, hitting […]

Read more
1 2