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  • APPEALS COURT GRANTS TRUMP REQUEST TO PUT HOLD ON CASE CHALLENGING OBAMA MERCURY AIR POLLUTION REGULATION.

  • BOGOTA, April 27- Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday. The cards will take the place of passports and allow entry to the Colombian provinces of La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Arauca, Vichada and Guania for residents of...

  • NEW YORK, April 27- U.S. Treasury prices rose on Thursday, as investors sought the safety of bonds in the face of doubts about President Donald Trump's unimpressive tax plan and persistent geopolitical tensions in North Korea and Syria. "Trump is proposing massive tax cuts and there is no indication that they would be revenue-neutral," said Marvin Loh, senior fixed...

  • NEW YORK, April 27- JPMorgan Chase& Co has left the mammoth bank blockchain consortium led by New York- based startup R3 CEV, the latest member to depart over the course of the company's fundraising process, R3 confirmed on Thursday. The bank is a member of the newly formed blockchain consortium Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, and is an investor in blockchain...

  • KANSAS CITY, Mo. _ Kansas City Life Insurance Co. on Thursday reported earnings of $5.2 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Kansas City, Missouri- based company said it had profit of 53 cents. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • BOGOTA, April 27- Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday. The cards will take the place of passports and allow entry to the Colombian provinces of La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Arauca, Vichada and Guania for residents of...

  • BOGOTA, April 27- Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday. The cards will take the place of passports and allow entry to the Colombian provinces of La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Arauca, Vichada and Guania for residents of...

  • BOGOTA, April 27- Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday. The cards will take the place of passports and allow entry to the Colombian provinces of La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Arauca, Vichada and Guania for residents of...

  • BOGOTA, April 27- Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday. The cards will take the place of passports and allow entry to the Colombian provinces of La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Arauca, Vichada and Guania for residents of...

  • April 27- Goldman Sachs Group Inc plans to promote its high-interest bearing deposit products in a marketing push to consumers later this year as it looks to grow its online bank, Chief Strategy Officer Stephen Scherr said in an interview on Thursday. A little over a year ago, the Wall Street bank acquired $16 billion worth of online deposits from General...

  • *Technical support at $1,225- $1,257 an ounce. NEW YORK/ LONDON, April 27- Gold resumed its downward slide from a five-month high in mid-April, giving up gains that came after U.S. President Donald Trump announced unfunded tax cuts, while comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi weakened the euro.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— A federal appeals court says employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work based on differences in the employees' previous salaries. The decision by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday overturned a lower-court ruling saying pay differences based exclusively on prior salaries were discriminatory.

  • David Dao, a 69- year-old Vietnamese-American doctor, was hospitalized after Chicago aviation police dragged him from the plane to make space for four crew members on the flight from the city's O'Hare International Airport to Louisville, Kentucky.

  • NEW YORK, April 27- The euro dipped against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said policymakers did not discuss removing the bank's easing bias on monetary policy, while the dollar jumped against the Swedish crown after the Riksbank extended its bond-buying. "Draghi wasnt as hawkish as people had hoped," said Greg Anderson,...

  • April 27- Shares of port-operator Westshore Terminals Investment Corp recovered some lost ground on Thursday after dropping sharply a day earlier on news British Columbia had urged the government to ban U.S. coal exports from provincial ports in a trade spat. In a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, British Columbia Premier Christy Clark had asked the...

  • Gary Cohn said the standard deduction for a married couple would be doubled to $24,000. Cohn said the deduction would create "a zero tax-rate for the first $24,000." That sounds great, but very few families making $24,000 a year pay federal income tax, said Roberton Williams, a fellow at the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center.

  • A spokesman for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced he would not be attending next week's Oklahoma Republican Party gala. The invitation for the May 5 fundraiser sent out by the state GOP specifically praised Pruitt's support for cutting federal regulations limiting planet-warming carbon emissions. "You do not want to miss Pruitt at this year's OKGOP...

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- The United States on Thursday expressed concern over a plan by Venezuela to pull out of the Organization of American States but said the withdrawal is a two-year process by which time President Nicolas Maduro's current term would have expired. "The foreign minister's statement has no real practical or immediate effect because...

  • Such funds, which are designed to minimize risk over time by gradually shifting from stocks to bonds as an investor's retirement date nears, hit a record $880 billion in assets last year, according to Morningstar Research Services. Roughly two of every three dollars that went into target-date plans last year went those that focused on investing in index funds,...

  • NEW YORK, April 27- JPMorgan Chase& Co has left the mammoth bank blockchain consortium led by New York- based startup R3 CEV, as financial institutions refine their strategies around the nascent technology, R3 confirmed on Thursday. The bank is a member of the newly formed blockchain consortium Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, and is an investor in blockchain...