Russian agents behind Yahoo breach, United States says

The Department of Justice yesterday indicted two Russian nationals and residents, 33-year old Dmitry Aleksandrovich Dokuchaev and 43-year-old Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, who worked as officers for Russian intelligence agency the FSB. He seemed "nor... More..

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by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust

The buoyancy in the outlook of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc . State Treasurer State of MI raised its position in Alexandria Real Estate Equities by 6.1% in the third quarter. The companys revenue was...More..

Several people hurt when volcano erupts in Italy
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Several people hurt when volcano erupts in Italy

According to Italian officials, six people had been taken to hospital. Ms Morelle said a volcanologist with them on the peak described the incident as the most risky in his 30-year career. Mount Etna, which ...More..

Bill Ackman sells stake at Valeant
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Bill Ackman sells stake at Valeant

In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 1.10 while current ratio for time period was 1.40. The materials group, which includes precious and base metals miners and fertilizer c...More..

Where They Stand: Congress and the Republican Healthcare Bill
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Where They Stand: Congress and the Republican Healthcare Bill

Another plan introduced in the House of Representatives to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has been bestowed quite a unique title. The bill would rescind the Medicaid expansion and reduce future fu...More..

Volkswagen admits guilt at United States 'dieselgate' hearing
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Volkswagen admits guilt at United States 'dieselgate' hearing

Under the deal, VW agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight by an independent monitor for three years after admitting to installing secret software in 580,000 US vehicles to enable it to beat emissi...More..

Gander Mountain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Gander Mountain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Minnesota-based hunting, fishing, and camping gear retail store at 701 E. Central Texas Expressway in Killeen and 2701 S. Jack Kultgen Expressway in Waco are among eight other stores in Texas closing their ...More..

Afghan family, detained in California despite visas, to be released -lawyer
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Afghan family, detained in California despite visas, to be released -lawyer

According to Bellis, the family consists of a father, mother, and three children, ages seven, six and eight months. The family, while originally detained by U.S. and put temporary holds on all admission from ...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Peugeot 'set to unveil deal to buy GM's Opel on Monday'

A spokesman for GM declined to comment. GM has been struggling to make money in Europe for years and almost sold a majority stake the unit in 2009. Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with the boss of Peugeot ...More..

619 hedge funds sold their entire positions in Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

619 hedge funds sold their entire positions in Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

The insider owns 1,358,544 shares as of 0.21%, now worth $81933788.64. Suez last week confirmed that it might put in aa bid for GE Water, which French media have estimated as being worth anywhere between 2 and ...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

US Federal Reserve plans rate hike this month: Evercore ISI

Fed Chair Yellen stated, "given how close we are to meting our statutory goals, and in the absence of new developments that might materially worsen the economic outlook, the process of scaling back accommodat...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Charter, ACA Weigh In on FCC Data Security Stay

While these web companies have their own privacy policies, and are bound by a patchwork of state laws that mandate data breach notification, no comprehensive federal law exists that provides a national baseline...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

US Crude Oil Production: Highest Level since March 2016

OVERSUPPLY ANTIDOTE The agreement reached last November by members of OPEC to curtail supply, in a temporary reversal of the decision to forgo market management back in 2014, has alleviated what would have bee...More..

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson officially confirmed to run HUD
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson officially confirmed to run HUD

However, the former Republican candidate for president was praised on both sides of the aisle, for his promises to enforce fair housing practices. The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association followed ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

ISM manufacturing tops estimates in February

The ISM Manufacturing Index is another in a long line of data releases since the election that show business and consumer confidence are extremely strong. There is, he said, "at least the feel of sustained de...More..

This taxpayer-owned bank has lost $74 billion in 9 years
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

This taxpayer-owned bank has lost $74 billion in 9 years

Last month, the 73% taxpayer-owned bank announced it had set aside a further £3.1bn for fines from United States authorities over the way it packaged up and sold mortgages nearly a decade ago. legal settlements...More..

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd.'s holdings in Huntington Bancshares were worth $185,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Its share price has risen 14.20% in three months and is up 0.50% for the ...More..

JCPenney to close up to 140 stores in the coming months
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

JCPenney to close up to 140 stores in the coming months

Penny brand was a disaster that sent sales and profits spiraling into the basement in 2012-2013. But comparable store sales were up just seven-tenths of a percent for the fourth quarter and flat for the full ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Unilever reviewing options after Kraft Heinz withdraws bid

In a joint press release the two companies said the agreement to abandon talks was "amicable" and that Kraft Heinz has "the utmost respect" for Unilever. Out of 0 brokerage recommendations, 0 gave a Strong Buy,...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Stock Tracker: Earnings & Estimates for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLKI)

RBI, controlled by investment firm 3G Capital, which in turn is controlled by Brazilian billionaires, is adopting a cut-to-the-bone business model at its fast-food businesses, although it may find fewer opportu...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Islamic State affiliate in Sinai claims rocket fire on Israel

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack , though earlier in the month an ISIS affiliate group took credit for four rockets launched from the Sinai, a hotbed of terror insurgency, at the Israeli ...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Kraft Heinz mega merger with Unilever turned down

Despite this, Kraft Heinz has said that it looks forward to " working to reach agreement on the terms of a transaction". It represents an 18% premium to the share price at close of business on 16 February and ...More..

James Beard Award semifinalists: 6 Arizona chefs, restaurants nominated for 2017 awards
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

James Beard Award semifinalists: 6 Arizona chefs, restaurants nominated for 2017 awards

New Orleans chefs and restaurants were heavily represented on the James Beard Foundation's newly released list of 2017 awards semifinalists. "The joy of having a wine program and doing what we do is sharing it ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Verizon, Yahoo! close to deal on lower sale price

Verizon hopes to combine Yahoo's search, email and messenger assets, as well as advertising technology tools, with its AOL unit, which Verizon bought in 2015 for $4.4 billion. Yahoo didn't respond to an immedia...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

U.S. bridges structurally deficient

Department of Transportation. The ARTBA report did find that the number of deficient bridges slightly declined by 0.5 percent, or 2,785 bridges, compared to 2015, but that pace would take more than two deca...More..

Retail inflation at record low in Jan at 3.17 pc
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Retail inflation at record low in Jan at 3.17 pc

Investec economist Victoria Clarke said the shortage of vegetables after extreme weather ravaged crops across Europe might have pushed up prices at the supermarket checkout, which until recently had fallen for ...More..

China Exports Surge Ahead of Potential Challenge From Trump
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

China Exports Surge Ahead of Potential Challenge From Trump

Businesses are likely to have slowed activity ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday earlier this year as it began on January 28, compared with February 8 in 2016. Trump's tough talk of imposing punitive tariffs o...More..

Oil sharply higher on OPEC compliance
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Oil sharply higher on OPEC compliance

The early signs of the first month of OPEC deal suggest that the cartel is coming close to de-livering on its promises. Crude oil prices gained nearly two percent on Friday after the International Energy Agen...More..

Journalists push back against Trump's claim that terror acts go unreported
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Journalists push back against Trump's claim that terror acts go unreported

The list includes the San Bernardino terrorist attacks, the Paris attacks, the Niece truck attack and more. White House press secretary Sean Spicer criticized The Times for publishing an article that, he s...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Greece's debts 'unsustainable' despite progress

In a report, leaked in late January, it says that it will fall slowly to 160 per cent by 2030 then rise on an "explosive path" to 275 per cent by 2060. "Yesterday the FT said it had caught a glimpse of an as-ye...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Noticeable Earnings: Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA)

Twenty-First Century Fox has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $32.47. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-two have issued a buy rating to the compa...More..

Chapel Hill Water Safe To Use Now
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Chapel Hill Water Safe To Use Now

Colleen Bridger. Until then, people need to used bottled water to cook, wash their hands and of course, drink. "And we estimate that was lost somewhere between one and one-and-a-half million gallons of water". ...More..

Donald Trump's Border Wall May Include Sections That Are Transparent
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Donald Trump's Border Wall May Include Sections That Are Transparent

Kelly said that protecting the southern border is "a layered approach" that includes physical barriers as well as technological sensors "and things like that". Herridge later reported that Kelly had said he w...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Indian factory activity returns to modest growth in January - PMI

In the PMI report posted on its website, the CBN said, "A composite PMI above 50 points indicates that the manufacturing/ non-manufacturing economy is generally expanding, 50 points indicate no change and below...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Gold Pares Drop as Fed Keeps to View for Gradual Rates Increases

But most analysts believe the Fed will wait until the June meeting to make a decision and that in turn will limit the number of rises this year from the anticipated three to as few as one - as we saw in 2015 an...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

On the bottom line, the company is predicting adjusted earnings to fall between $4.90 and $5.30 this year, but it also thinks incoming generic competition for long-lasting Copaxone could reduce adjusted earning...More..

Dallas rep to Gov. Abbott: Denounce Trump's immigration ban
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Dallas rep to Gov. Abbott: Denounce Trump's immigration ban

Chuck Schumer vowed to overturn President Donald Trump's executive order that placed a travel ban from some Muslim-majority countries in an emotional Sunday morning news conference.One of the refugees arrived ...More..

Girl Scout Cookies go on sale Sunday in Colorado
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Girl Scout Cookies go on sale Sunday in Colorado

Mike Rowe, former star of the Discovery Channel hit series, "Dirty Jobs", posted a video on his Facebook page Wednesday night in which he read a letter written by "Charlotte", a Girl Scout who said her "miniscu...More..

Actor John Hurt, known for 'Harry Potter,' 'Alien,'
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Actor John Hurt, known for 'Harry Potter,' 'Alien,'

He is remembered for his iconic roles including Ridley Scott's 1979 horror classic " Alien ", in which Hurt famously died on-screen as an alien "chestburster" erupted from his sternum - a moment which has gon...More..

Aegis Capital Gives Alphabet Inc Price Target With Potential 19.06% Upside
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Aegis Capital Gives Alphabet Inc Price Target With Potential 19.06% Upside

The business has a 50 day moving average of 817.85 and a 200 day moving average of 798.18 whilst the 52 week high shares of Alphabet Inc have reached is 867 and the 52 week low is 672.66. For the quarter en...More..