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by | July 12, 2017 | 00:43

Web giants, such as Facebook and Google are joining grassroots digital rights activists in an online " day of action " to challenge the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) proposal to gut its own net neutrality rules , which require big internet service providers like Comcast and AT&T to treat all data on their networks equally.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:40

In the statement, Sunac disclosed Wanda would provide a three-year loan of 29.6 billion yuan, which is nearly the same amount as the price for the 13 cultural projects, at a three-year benchmark interest rate. Earlier this week, shares of the conglomerate's public cinema line business Wanda Film Holding were suspended from trading on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, pending "plans to acquire film-related assets".

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:37

Oil prices surged nearly 2% on Tuesday along with rising gasoline and heating oil futures after a report showed European product stockpiles fell despite an increase in refinery crude runs. The countries have boosted oil production since they were excused from the global cuts. However, it was observed that both countries have boosted production which puts a heavy weight on prices worldwide and this triggered the goal of including them in the talks.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:36

According to The Detroit News , a man was performing an unknown fix inside a 2001 Honda Accord past year when the airbag deployed. "It is hard to determine whether the cause of death in this incident was the inflator rupture, or an interaction of the hammer with the deploying airbag", Honda said.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:51

Konta got off to a flying start by breaking in the very first game. Konta instead looks like a player who is embracing the British public's hopes, the pressures that come with the favourite tag and compliments from Wade herself that she has what it takes to win a Wimbledon title.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:50

A day after he poured in 38 points against the Americans, Barrett, a 17-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., earned tournament MVP honours. Payton Pritchard (Oregon/West Linn, Ore.) connected on back-to-back 3s to help the US keep pace with Canada, and following a traditional 3-point play by Louis King (Hudson Catholic H.S./Columbus, N.J.) with 54 seconds left, the score was tied 42-42.

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:54

Volker will oversee US efforts to press Ukraine and Russian Federation to fully comply with the Minsk Agreement, which lays out a roadmap for reducing the conflict that has claimed some 10,000 lives over the past three years. Tillerson has appointed a special envoy to examine possibilities for jump-starting implementation of a two-year-old peace roadmap known as the Minsk Agreement.

by | July 09, 2017 | 01:07

The fire was burning near the Whole Foods and an Acura dealership at 24th and Valdez Street. "We're still gathering facts but there are no reports of any injuries and that's the most important thing", CEO of builder Wood Partners Joseph Keough said, the San Francisco Chronicle reported .

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:39

He revealed that with the cutbacks and doubled revenue over the past 12 months, things are looking up for SoundCloud . CEO and cofounder of SoundCloud Alex Ljung, who will be on stage new week in Berlin for the Tech Open Air conference, told his employees of the job cuts through a video call Thursday afternoon, said one of the employees with SoundCloud , adding that the announcement had stunned him.

by | July 07, 2017 | 01:02

The ban still applies to US -bound flights from airports in Morocco, Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. It follows announcements from Emirates , Turkish Airlines and Etihad Airlines that the US had lifted restrictions on passengers carrying such devices on USA -bound flights.

by | July 05, 2017 | 00:35

The Centre demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes+ on November 8. As per reports, the Supreme Court was hearing bench petitions including a petition filed by advocate Sudha Mishra. For those who were overseas during this period and non-residents, the government had extended the time for depositing old currency. If people were unable to deposit them by that day, they could do so till March 31, 2017 at RBI branches after complying with certain formalities.

by | July 05, 2017 | 00:27

Fiera Capital Corp now owns 65,003 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $2,254,000 after buying an additional 2,003 shares during the period. Royal Bancshares Of Scotland Gp Public Ltd Company holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 48,200 shares. "FSB MO" was posted by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS.

by | July 04, 2017 | 01:19

The public voter information available in Louisiana for purchase from the state includes voters' names, addresses, party affiliations and their history of participating in elections. "The WEC does not have the discretion to deny a request for the public information in the voter registration database if the required fee is paid".

by | July 04, 2017 | 01:18

Several large market capitalisation integrated oil producers such as BP and Shell are down in the region of 10pc year to date, while smaller exploration and production-focused companies have declined by up to 60pc. West Texas Intermediate crude's August delivery was up by 0.4%, to 19 cents and settling at $44.93 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange; according to FactSet, this is the highest WTI saw since June 13.

by | July 02, 2017 | 02:30

Now that we know that's not the whole story we must wonder whether they have been publicly settling some private scores of their own. "I kind of wanted to keep that to myself, '" she said , referring to the procedure she had undergone to tighten the skin under her neck.

by | July 02, 2017 | 02:30

A number of research firms recently issued reports on BBD . Hanseatic Management Services Inc. now owns 89,657 shares of the bank's stock valued at $918,000 after buying an additional 270 shares during the period. It is now trading 2.12% off that level. Analysts have placed a $8.08 price target on Banco Bradesco S.A., suggesting a -3.46% decline from recent close.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:54

The billionaire will exercise several warrants obtained six years ago that were a vote of confidence in the bank while its shares were tumbling during probes from the housing meltdown of 2007-2008. Before his February letter, Mr. Buffett had said he would wait to exercise the warrants, which expire in 2021. This week, we got a glimpse into Buffett's first-ever tax and earnings statement , from 1944.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:56

Beginning at 9 p.m. ET on July 10 , the sale will run until 3 a.m. ET on July 12. Amazon's annual "Prime Day" is July 11. With that information and the larger pricing chart, you have the tools to decide whether or not that keyboard is worth the current sale price.

by | June 28, 2017 | 05:20

Shares in InterContinental Hotels Group PLC with company EPIC: LON:IHG has moved down -1.41% or -62 points during today's session so far. (NYSE:ITW) has risen 33.32% since June 27, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 79% are positive. Taylor Wimpey PLC has GBX 355 highest and GBX 140 lowest target. The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 191.54 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 180.87.

by | June 28, 2017 | 05:14

Store describes itself as the leader in "Single Tenant Operational Real Estate" and says it is "dedicated to real estate net-lease profit-center property investments". 4046778 shares were traded during the last session. Berkshire, which held $96.5 billion in cash as of March 31, is actively seeking new investments for its growing war chest.

by | June 27, 2017 | 11:21

U.S. shale oil output has risen about 10 per cent since last year to 9.4 million bpd, with the number of United States oil rigs in operation at the highest in more than three years. West African and European suppliers are already feeling the chill from China's reduced demand, and a global glut has dragged spot prices for crude last week to their lowest since November, 2016.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:47

They acted after months of controversy at Uber over legal and workplace issues, including sexual harassment claims, which have prompted firings, investigations and promises to reform. The board voted unanimously to take up the recommendations of the review and Kalanick subsequently agreed to take a leave of absence. The firm is also exploring whether former Chief Executive Travis Kalanick knew how Uber came into possession of the records, the person added .

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:04

For the third time in as many years, all 34 of the biggest banks in the United States met the minimum capital standards in the first half of the Fed stress tests created to safeguard against another financial crisis on Thursday. This is well ahead of the 4.5% regulatory threshold, and better than the 8.4% ratio in the previous year's worst-case test. The results portrayed a picture of increasing resilience in the banking sector, with the 34 participating firms having added US$750 billion ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:09

Former forestry Minister Steve Thomson will serve as Speaker. Free child care for most British Columbians is just the latest about-face for embattled B.C. The Liberals have 43 seats, the NDP 41 and the Green Party 3. Normally, the Speaker does not vote on legislation. Barring some freakish turn of events (hey, this is B.C.) her government will be defeated and replaced by NDP leader John Horgan and his trio of Green Party allies.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:12

First Daughter Ivanka Trump traded in the White House for Capitol Hill on Tuesday, where she talked paid leave and childcare tax credits with Republican lawmakers. "Whether it's this year or early next year, the time frame will depend on the general course of tax reform ... right now we're in the input stage", he said.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:10

MSCI then raised new worries associated with the widespread, extended trading suspension of many A shares, which took place in China's 2016 stock market rout. "In general, blue chips and large cap stocks in the A share markets with stable dividend policies are expected to outperform". Still, if MSCI again rejects inclusion, the impact on Chinese markets "could be rather limited", he said.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:50

The Nasdaq Composite (COMP - 6,239.01) bounced back a whopping 87.3 points, or 1.4%, to mark its best percentage gain since November 7, 2016. Technology stocks drove the gains, with Amazon hitting a new record at the open. Banks BNP Paribas, Societe Generale and Credit Agricole underpinned gains on the index. A DIFFERENT BUYOUT REACTION: Energy company EQT fell $5.05, or 8.6 percent, to $53.72 for the largest loss in the S&P 500 after it agreed to buy Rice Energy for $6.7 billion in ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:40

Collomb said the driver, who was carrying several weapons and ammunition in his auto, had been killed. Last month a police officer was killed and two seriously injured following a shooting at the Champs-Elysees. "The show must go on", her daughter says in English. It imposed emergency security rules in the wake of the 2015 attacks which killed 130 people.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:50

Jack Sava, director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. A former congressman who formerly held the seat now held by Scalise says his condition is serious. Scalise, 51, and four others were wounded when an IL man opened fire Wednesday morning on the team practice in Alexandria. Mika also remained hospitalized Saturday after undergoing an additional surgery.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:32

Kashkari detailed his reasons for dissent in an essay published earlier on Friday, saying they largely turned on his concern about falling inflation despite near-full employment in the US economy. Fed chair Janet Yellen said signs of cooling inflation and wage growth in the U.S. economy were no cause for concern, but market-side experts doubted that the central bank would be able to proceed with more rate cuts this year in light of the downward trend.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:45

Uber engineer Susan Fowler , posted a blog in February, stating on her first day, someone propositioned for sex. She reported him to human resources and was told he would get a lecture but no further punishment because he was a "high performer", she wrote.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:40

When the friend told Hodgkinson she was calling the police, he turned and punched her in the face before finally leaving the scene. In a national address, Trump appealed for unity following the morning assault in the Washington suburb of Alexandria , Virginia.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:39

Responding to questions about President Trump's impressions of the hearing, Sanders said that the president "thought that Attorney General Sessions today did a very good job and was strong in emphasizing that there was no collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign ".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:44

The company said the moves have helped it save $1 billion on an annualized basis, to date, and it's on pace to meet its $1.25 billion savings target. In other news, CEO Edward S. "We have a rich history in IL spanning over 130 years, so while tough but necessary decisions are being made today, we believe both the company and the state of IL have benefited and will continue to benefit greatly by our remaining in the state", he said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:55

The coin set a new all-time high of $3,012.05, though the price quickly retreated to the high 2900s. The cryptocurrency climbed to a lifetime high of $2,999.97 a coin in overnight action, but it has seen a sharp drop from its highs. As for now, the Bitcoin price makes up $2,927, the market capitalization is $48,5 billion. This latest boom in the demand of Bitcoin revolves around Asia .

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:42

After a split of a rare doubleheader at Tropicana Field, the Tampa Bay Rays will look to their ace, Chris Archer , to get a series win against the Oakland Athletics on Sunday afternoon. With a 7-for-10 performance in the doubleheader, first baseman Yonder Alonso raised his average from.299 to.314 in a single day. Ramirez was able to escape further damage by getting Healy to hit into a 6-4-3 double play.

by | June 10, 2017 | 00:10

Senate Democrats , whose votes will probably be needed to pass it, have repeatedly said they have little interest in revisiting Obama-era constraints on Wall Street that were meant to make the financial system safer. "This will change our communities, because these small banks are the lifeblood of our Main Streets". Still, Thursday's vote is a sign that-even with controversy swirling around Washington and distractions aplenty-Republicans in Congress are serious about sweeping aside ...

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:55

Mubeen went to California to pursue his masters in engineering in February this year. On Sunday night, some miscreants barged into the store as customers, provoked Mubeen into an argument and fired at him indiscriminately. "The bullets pierced into his abdomen and liver", he added. The Telangana government is arranging for passports for Mubeen's family members to fly to the USA to take care of him.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:36

Verizon Communications Inc is expected to cut about 2000 jobs when it completes its $US4.48 billion ($5.9 billion) acquisition of Yahoo Inc's core assets next week, a person briefed on the matter says. As many as 2,100 employees could be dismissed because of job redundancies between the two entities. The new unit will be headed by AOL Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tim Armstrong , who will also become the CEO of Oath .

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:30

In Pennsylvania, state Rep. Leanne Krueger-Braneky (D) said she would be talking with members of a bipartisan climate caucus as soon as the sessions gavel in today to figure out how to get Democratic Gov. The Paris Accord defines shared goals: most significantly, a global goal of allowing the world to warm by less than 2 degrees Celsius (about 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit).