JPMorgan Chase was up 1.6 percent. Bond prices sank. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 1.60 percent from 1.56 percent. The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI was up 203.64 points, or 1.12 percent, to 18,347.09, the S&P 500 .SPX was 22.1 points, or 1.03 percent, higher at 2,173.23 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC was up 53.14 points, or 1.01 percent, to 5,322.29.
This was the third time Director Comey has appeared before Congress to answer these questions. Comey said the FBI has no plans to re-open the investigation, despite some Republican calls to do so. But he told the House Judiciary Committee that the FBI is 'investigating to try to understand exactly what mischief the Russians might be up to in connection with our political institutions and the election system more broadly'.
According to analysis of opinion polls by FiveThirtyEight , Clinton saw a two-point boost post-debate - doubling her lead in the race for the White House. Among those who watched Monday's presidential debate, 57 percent said Mrs. Clinton won, 23 percent said Mr. Trump won, and 12 percent said it was a draw.
The documents show Trump declared a $916 million loss following the failures of his Atlantic City casinos and his short-lived Trump Shuttle airline. Giuliani said Trump's personal financial disclosure form filed last year shows Trump made $680 million - enough that Trump wouldn't have been able to carry over his 1995 losses through 18 years.
Garrett's argument provides some context to Trump's accusations that the Fed is acting politically by keeping interest rates artificially low to protect Obama's approval rating. Under the proposed plan, banks with less than $250 billion in assets, whose business models don't involve significant foreign or non-banking activities, would no longer be subjected to the qualitative portion of the Fed's annual stress test.
Buying the best players in the world has seen Man City win six major honors since 2011: two Premier League titles, one FA Cup, two League Cups and one FA Community Shield. "There are many teams who wait to see what you do and then react - they don't wait to see what they're going to do". So far, the notoriously hard nature of English football has been straightforward to tame for City's new manager Pep Guardiola.
Trademark Office can deny registration of offensive trademarks or whether such prohibition violates the First Amendment. Despite achieving victory in a lower court, Tam agreed to let his case pass to the realm of the SCOTUS, because he believes the law needs to be changed (not to mention all the press it will bring to his cause and his band).
This is the Generation EQ , a concept vehicle that's super futuristic in both aesthetics and interface. It will rival the Audi e-tron quattro, Jaguar E-Pace and the Tesla Model X. It's being built on an architecture developed specifically for battery-electric models. Teased on the companys Instagram account , the vehicle looks peculiar to say the least, with the high ground clearance of an SUV or crossover, but the finish of a small plastic model.
The rise in output could add to scepticism about OPEC's ability to allocate its new production target of between 32.50 million and 33 million bpd, a task ministers left until a meeting in November. The move is a marked departure from the strategy championed by Saudi Arabia over the past two years to keep production volumes flat so it can maintain market share and exert pressure on USA shale producers whose pumping has helped contribute to the supply glut.
The lawmakers are looking into when and how Mr. Stumpf became aware of the problems in the retail business. " Wells Fargo has strong recoupment and clawback policies in place" in part to discourage its senior executives from taking "imprudent or excessive risks that would adversely affect the company", the bank said in its latest proxy statement .
Speaking at the debate, he said he would only release his tax returns after Clinton released 33,000 deleted emails, referencing a controversy where the Democrat nominee used her family's private email server for work emails instead of an official government account.
In Alabama Gov. Bentley said gas prices in parts of the state rose 20 cents over the weekend after a pipeline leak but he didn't consider that price gouging. "From an ecological standpoint, the spill couldn't have happened at a better place or time because the terrain funneled the fuel into [a nearby retention] pond and the water was low enough in the small lake to enable it to hold the gas, said [environmentalist David] Butler, of Cahaba Riverkeeper".
But commuters had plenty to say. NTSB media spokesman Christopher O'Neill said Friday that investigators are struggling to retrieve the recorder from the wreckage in Hoboken without damaging it. Mr Christie said the crash appeared to be accidental. "The last report that I saw filed with the Federal Railroad Administration by NJ Transit covers the first six months of this year says they are at 0 percent in terms of locomotives for positive train control, 0 percent on the tracks for ...
He also challenged the Pakistan Government to compete with India on the development plank. Aiyar said that allies like Russian Federation and Iran have shifted their stands and are actively engaging with Pakistan. "If India can't ignore or forget sacrifices of those eighteen soldiers wearing uniform, getting good salaries and trained to kill and get killed, how can Kashmiris forget sacrifices of more than one lac innocent and unarmed, men, women and children, who were sent to graves by ...
Rory McIlroy of Europe has had trouble with some fans at the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club against the US. But if Europe is to turn things around Sunday, it will have to do so with four players who have yet to contribute a point or even a half point at Hazeltine.
On Feb 18, a list of 11 individuals and one organisation "linked to terrorism in India" was submitted to the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (the militant Islamic State group) and Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee. According to media reports, this decision is likely to overshadow the talks between PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in October during the BRICS Summit in Goa.
Trump says he would eliminate the loophole, but hedge fund and private equity managers would be able to pay even lower tax rates should Trump let pass-throughs enjoy his lower 15 percent rate. "But if you're a billionaire, there are all kinds of loopholes that you can utilize that enable you. not to pay anything in taxes". The Trump campaign refused to confirm or deny the reports in a statement provided to the newspaper, and instead said the returns were "illegal obtained".
Deutsche Bank triggered a Wall Street selloff on Thursday on reports a number of hedge funds that do derivatives business with the bank had reduced their exposure. before the financial crisis also looming large in investors' minds. Citgroup and Bank of America both won more than three percent. Benchmark U.S. crude oil rose 41 cents to $48.24 a barrel in NY, and it rose 8 per cent over the last three days.
The FBI is looking into those claims, but it's unnerving that it took until now to warn users about a data breach that happened so long ago, and seemingly only because the data going on sale let the cat out of the bag. The only information the hacker did not get away with was payment information. " Yahoo should also alert its users to the benefits of credit freezes and offer to pay for credit freezes with all three major national credit bureaus".
Hillary Clinton plans to speak about how her economic plans will support people with disabilities. "Black women are fearful for the future of our families and Donald Trump nearly seems like an existential threat to that", Rebekah Caruthers, head of the firm Caruthers Consulting, told The Washington Post .
The Fed said its policy committee had concluded that "the case for an increase in the federal funds rate has strengthened but decided, for the time being, to wait for further evidence of continued progress toward its objectives". The Fed chair noted that historically low rates haven't caused the economy to overheat as some analysts feared they would. The US Federal Reserve System (FRS), which performs a role of the national central bank in the United States of America, kept the base ...
On Friday, bank stocks and the broader market regained nearly all of those losses. The Justice Department's $14 billion to settle an investigation into the bank's role in the US housing collapse added to worries about its future. "While it is in the headlines, it is an overhang", said Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities in NY. "As a result, investors need to be mindful of the potential for a market upset in the near term".
ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude added 45 cents to $45.79 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The Fed's decision to keep rates low also caused bond prices to rise and the USA dollar to fall against other major currencies, which in turn helped boost prices of commodities, which are denominated in dollars.
Hillary Clinton says the spate of gun violence in the United States shows that "protecting all of God's children is America's calling". The reality is this man, 26 years ago, had some failures, and then he built an empire. But if it turns out he owed nothing in federal income taxes, he wouldn't be alone. His main reasoning for not releasing his records to date cites a routine audit by the Internal Revenue Service, although the agency has said that they do not require federal tax returns ...
On Tuesday, Keith Lamont Scott was shot by police after officials say Scott pointed a gun at officers in the complex's parking lot. The video shows Scott exiting his vehicle and walking back from officers before he is shot multiple times. He described the police videos as supporting other evidence, rather than being standalone proof. A series of photographic evidence was released Saturday night.
Investigators planned to pull one of the black-box event recorders from the locomotive at the back of the train Thursday evening. Dinh-Zarr said investigators are waiting for the engineer to be ready to talk to them because he was injured in the crash.
Sometimes companies really know how to add insult to injury: Like when Wells Fargo illegally repossesses your vehicle right before you're deployed to Afghanistan - and then demands your family pay an additional $10,000. John Stumpf appeared before House Financial Services committee the same day revelations broke about Wells Fargo's treatment of customers in the military.
Energy generation assets remain intact. SA Power Networks said it wasn't receiving upstream power supply from the transmission network and as such the whole state was without supply. But why all of South Australia was blacked out for a time on Wednesday out is yet to be clarified. More than 1.7 million found themselves without power.
Deutsche Bank's US -listed shares surged as much as 15.2 percent after French news agency AFP reported that the bank was nearing an agreement with USA officials to pay $5.4 billion to settle charges related to selling toxic mortgage bonds before the financial crisis.
May, who argued before she won Britain's top job that the United Nations was flawed but necessary, said the 193-member organisation should ensure its relevance by serving the millions of people who feel left behind by globalisation. First up was a roundtable discussion with the likes of Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock, IBM and Amazon - all organisations that invest heavily in the UK.
In the contentious interview, Giuliani often tried to shift to attacks on Clinton, while Tapper pushed him to directly address Trump's unfounded claims made Saturday. Last week, Machado made worldwide headlines after she was mentioned by Hillary Clinton during the debate. Trump's personally charged rhetoric comes as he continues to defend his performance at the first presidential debate last Monday and as he is working to swat away renewed Republican distress over his candidacy after he ...
But the leader of the party in Wales, Mr Jones, has called for everyone to come together and focus "on the things that matter" in challenging the current UK Conservative government. Last month at a packed meeting at the Prince of Wales hotel in the town, party members in Southport gave Mr Corbyn 107 votes with challenger Owen Smith receiving 27.
Targeting the AAP party Yadav said "It is hard for us to convince people sometimes that we are talking about clean and alternative politics, as they have had a bad experience earlier". While Yadav would be heading the new political party, Bhushan will be the convenor of Swaraj Abhiyan, an organisation formed by the duo after their expulsion from AAP.
So personally I maybe wanted it a little bit more for that reason. "The hardest thing we have to deal with this week is not getting too excited but we did a great job of staying patient", said Snedeker. Typically, there is the slightest delay. The first team to reach 14 ½ points wins the Ryder Cup. They had a 5-3 lead, the margin after the first day at Medinah four years ago that ended in another European victory.
Asked whether her government would prioritise immigration over access to tariff-free trade with European Union countries in divorce talks with the bloc - something that has muted investment, May said only that she wanted to get the "right deal".