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Author: 0 Ransomware: What you need to know about this latest cyber threat

This time, though, Microsoft believes others should share responsibility for the attack, an assault that targeted flaws in the Windows operating system. Since then, the company has poured billions of dollars into security initiatives, employing more than 3,500 engineers dedicated to security. "Systems which did not apply a patch update for this vulnerability were affected by the WannaCry ransomware which uses worm-like behaviour to affect vulnerable systems on the network", it explained.

Business Microsoft Slams Governments For Global 'WannaCrypt' Attacks
Author: 0 Microsoft Slams Governments For Global 'WannaCrypt' Attacks

The biggest thing is that experts say download all security updates whenever they pop up on your computer. This particular application is what we call the WannaCry Ransomware, which asks for at least $300 from the user. The virus exploits a flaw in a version of Microsoft Windows first identified by United States intelligence. The company mainly ended support for the aging operating system in 2014.

Business Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. lowered its stake in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 2.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. They expect $0.96 earnings per share, down 2.04% or $0.02 from last year's $0.98 per share. The stock has a Return on Assets of 6.8 percent, Return on Investment of 13.4 percent and a Return on Equity of 17.8 percent.

Author: 0 Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) has current market capitalization of $17.14 Billion

The original version of this story can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/16/national-pension-service-acquires-98089-shares-of-freeport-mcmoran-inc-fcx-updated-updated-updated.html. ( FCX ) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Author: 0 Chelsea to parade Premier League trophy a day after FA Cup final

The club's academy squad will join the first-team players as they are celebrating their own success having sealed the Under-18 Premier League title and the FA Youth Cup. While Costa got some deserved rest, fellow Spain worldwide Cesar Azpilicueta featured for the full 90 minutes as right wing-back after mainly playing in a more central role this term, impressing Conte with his versatility.

Business Starbucks outage leads to free coffee at some locations
Author: 0 Starbucks outage leads to free coffee at some locations

While a Starbucks representative confirmed that the outages were part of a regular technology update in the USA and Canada, people on Twitter were losing it over the fact they couldn't get their morning lattes. While some locations stopped serving coffee completely, others offered patrons a free tall beverage. "A limited number of locations remain offline, and we are working swiftly to resume full operations in each of these stores", the statement said.

Author: 0 Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, lowers 2017 growth forecast

These projections again were contingent on the United Kingdom achieving a "smooth" exit. Household spending, the economy's main driver, is starting to wilt as inflation pushes past the BoE's 2 percent target. "Revisions to the MPC's forecasts suggest that it thinks the case for raising interest rates to cool inflation has weakened since its last Inflation Report ", he said.

Author: 0 Oil and Gas: Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts

Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark for crude oil, gained around $1.53 to trade at $52.37 per barrel on the global market. Oil halted gains near $48/bbl after USA rigs targeting crude rose a 17th week, countering a report that OPEC and other major producers reached an initial agreement to extend output cuts.

Author: 0 3 arrested at gathering denouncing Confederate torch protest

Richard Spencer , alt-right mouthpiece and Youtube celebrity, led a torchlight rally at the beleaguered Robert E. Lee statue in Lee Park, Charlottesville. "What brings us together is that we are white ", Spencer said . Protestors held their torches and stood up around the statue of Lee which is scheduled for removal; a decision made by the city council.

Business Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators
Author: 0 Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators

Draft and develop is the most common way to win in the salary-cap National Hockey League, and with eight of the past 11 playoff MVPs being homegrown, that hasn't changed. And at the same time, sure, you want to frustrate your opponent. Pittsburgh has been playing without Letang the entire playoff run. The result? exhausted legs.

Author: 0 Syria: Safe zones plan comes into force

The military also says the deal, which was signed by Russia , Iran and Turkey in Kazakhstan the day before, could be extended to more areas of the war-torn country. "And it is not a coincidence that the United States has welcomed the result of the Astana meeting - an agreement to create de-escalation zones", Lavrov said.

Business Trump's White House has a remarkably broad definition of 'wholly appropriate'
Author: 0 Trump's White House has a remarkably broad definition of 'wholly appropriate'

McMaster acknowledged that Mr. Trump did not know the source of the information he passed on. The reports claim that in the course of boasting of the high calibre of the USA intelligence community to Mr Lavrov and Mr Kislyak, Mr Trump disclosed highly classified information relating to operations involving the so-called Islamic State militant group.

Business Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians
Author: 0 Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

Donald Trump has admitted he shared information about "terrorism and airline flight safety" with Russian Federation. Trump added that he had shared the information with Russian Federation for "Humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russian Federation to greatly step up their fight against IS and terrorism".

Business As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey
Author: 0 As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey

Some senior Turkish officials last week said the USA policy toward the YPG amounted to support for terrorism, putting the government on an apparent collision course with Trump ahead of Erdogan's meeting. would arm the Syrian Kurdish Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) cast a heavy shadow over such optimism. Those include extraditing the Pennsylvania-based cleric, Fethullah Gulen, whom Erdogan blames for fomenting a failed coup last summer, and dropping USA charges against Reza Zarrab, a ...

Author: 0 Former SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive will leave Tesla

Lyndon Rive, his brother Peter Rive, and Musk hatched the idea for SolarCity during a trip to the Burning Man arts festival in the Nevada desert more than a decade ago. " However, under the much bigger Tesla balance sheet, SolarCity's financial problems were quickly diluted, if not forgotten". Peter will remain at Tesla, with a role focused specifically on Tesla's new solar roofing product, which opened for orders last week.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Russia push to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

Brent crude oil was up 20 cents at $52.02 a barrel by 1010 GMT. Putin, Russia's ultimate decision-maker, said he had recently met with the biggest Russian oil firms and they backed a nine-month extension. "Crude production was down 535,000 barrels per day compared to April 2016". If producers maintain their cuts at the current pace, it could push the market into a small deficit by the fourth quarter, said Edward Bell, director of commodity research at Emirates NBD in Dubai.

Author: 0 Buffett downplays value clash between Berkshire, cost-cutting 3G

The two executives spoke about the arcana of insurance, one of Berkshire's biggest businesses. Buffett said health care costs have risen much faster in the United States than in the rest of the world and "will go up a lot more". Shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that would have required Berkshire to disclose its political contributions twice a year. Chairman Warren Buffett took on the Republican Obamacare repeal bill that was passed by the House this week and called it "a ...

Author: 0 Synchrony Financial (SYF) Given "Buy" Rating at BMO Capital Markets

A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on SYF. While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.53. If you are accessing this piece on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark & copyright legislation.

Business (XOM) Given a $85.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts
Author: 0 (XOM) Given a $85.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts

Forte Capital Llc Adv invested 0.78% of its portfolio in L3 Technologies Inc (NYSE:LLL). Several research analysts have issued reports on XOM shares. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. Equities analysts expect that Exxon Mobil Co. will post $4.01 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Business Easyjet makes huge winter loss
Author: 0 Easyjet makes huge winter loss

Even so, investors were not impressed with the results, sending the airline's shares down almost 6% in early trading. Budget airline Easyjet (LON:EZJ) disappointed investors on Tuesday, reporting a heavy loss of £212 million in the six months to March.

Business John Terry could retire after leaving Chelsea in summer
Author: 0 John Terry could retire after leaving Chelsea in summer

But it has certainly served me well for the future when hopefully one day I become a manager. The Chelsea captain, who has barely featured in the league this season, rolled back the years as he reacted quickest to steer a loose ball beyond Heurelho Gomes.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho "not upset" to miss out on top-four spot

Because if I have Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, (Zlatan) Ibrahimovic, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, if I had these guys I can rotate, I can go for every match . They are also out to avenge their 3-2 defeat by United in February's League Cup final, which left a bitter taste after Manolo Gabbiadini saw what would have been the opening goal ruled out for a dubious offside.

Business Crash kills two on plane that flew from Hanscom
Author: 0 Crash kills two on plane that flew from Hanscom

The Learjet Model 35 crashed on approach to Runway 1 at Teterboro Airport at about 3:30 p.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Carlstadt Police Sergeant John Cleary told reporters the plane hit one building in an industrial or manufacturing area, skidded across a parking lot and broke apart.

Author: 0 Turkey targets 85 ministry staff in coup probe

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who is meeting his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump in Washington on Tuesday, has repeatedly called for Gulen's extradition. Ankara accuses FETO of being behind a long-running campaign to overthrow the state through the infiltration of Turkish institutions, particularly the military, police and judiciary.

Business Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) has a Market value of 894.88 Million
Author: 0 Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) has a Market value of 894.88 Million

The transportation company reported ($1.61) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.00) by $0.61. The company's revenue was down 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. The stock has been downbeat for quite some time as is down -7.50% for the last 20 trading days, and now the firm's performance is turning out to be bearish with a -0.33% fall for the week.

Business Rona Ambrose to retire from politics this summer
Author: 0 Rona Ambrose to retire from politics this summer

Ambrose confirmed the decision at what was billed as her final public speech as the opposition leader, which was made to the Canadian Club of Ottawa on Tuesday morning. They have what it takes to compete and I had the privilege to elevate them...these strong women...to key roles. "We don't need old white guys telling us what to do".

Business Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend
Author: 0 Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend

The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.12 and as low as $0.94 per share. Dicks Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March 7th. Dicks Sporting Goods now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $61.77. The share of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc . The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $47.57, down from yesterday's close by -1.02%.

Author: 0 After razor-thin win, BC Premier Christy Clark speaks to lieutenant-governor

These numbers likely won't hold. The party commanding a majority forms the government and its leader becomes premier. The Liberals were trying to win a fifth successive majority government after holding power for 16 years. "We have so much potential for renewable energy in British Columbia", said Adam Olsen, a Green elected in Saanich North on Vancouver Island. "Members get caught in the Interior and don't get into the house for a vote", Ruff said, using an example.

Author: 0 White House advisers postpone Paris climate deal meeting

He added, "No nation, whether it's large or small, rich or poor, will be immune from the impacts of climate change". European Union officials have recently reached out to their USA counterparts in an attempt to counter arguments by some White House advisors that the U.S.

Author: 0 Profund Advisors LLC Buys 30 Shares of Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR)

The same analysts are predicting that the company shares will trade to $23.33 within the next 12-18 months. The stock declined 1.00% or $0.08 reaching $7.94 on the news. (NYSE:DLR) for 5,711 shares. The short interest to Arbor Realty Trust Incorporated's float is 0.9%. (NYSE:DLR) for 149,180 shares. World Asset Management Inc now owns 18,601 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $1,807,000 after buying an additional 236 shares during the period.

Author: 0 Dem calls report on Trump, intel 'disturbing'

An official also said that Trump revealed the city in the Islamic State's territory where the USA intelligence partner detected the threat. The release of classified information to the Russians comes at an awkward time for Trump as his administration continues to face backlash over his decision to fire FBI Director James Comey amid the Bureau's investigation into ties between Russia and Trump's 2016 campaign.

Author: 0 Technical Analysis for today's market share: Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Analysts expect TJX Companies Inc (NYSE: TJX ) to report $0.79 EPS on May, 16 before the open.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 3.95% from last quarter's $0.76 EPS. 11/15/2016 - TJX Companies, Inc . The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website .

Author: 0 Only 21 Percent of American Voters Approve of American Health Care Act

It states: "Nothing in this Act shall be construed as permitting health insurance issuers to limit access to health coverage for individuals with preexisting conditions ". I pledged to keep these provisions in the bill, and delivered on that pledge. I have always maintained that Congress should play by the same rules as everyone else .

Author: 0 Pakistan closely coordinating with China for planning, implementation of CPEC: PM

Sharif said the Belt and Road "rejected the encirclement for any country". Experts believe that by this statement President Xi Jinping has sent a strong message to Delhi and had kept the doors open for India, which has chose to boycott the summit as a key part of the planned project runs through Gilgit-Baltistan or Pakistan Occupied Kashmir.

Author: 0 Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

Dozens of white nationalists spread in two parks on Saturday while singing Nazi slogans and waving torches protesting the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville, Virginia. The first rally took place as a march through Charlottesville, and after dark protesters gathered in Lee Park carrying what appear to be tiki torches.

Business Trump NSA says status of Western Wall a 'policy decision'
Author: 0 Trump NSA says status of Western Wall a 'policy decision'

Removed from a schedule distributed to reporters earlier this week by Israel's government was a planned visit by Trump to Masada. In December, the Obama administration failed to veto a United Nations resolution that said Israel had "no validity" in the West Bank (Judea and Samaria) in the eastern sector of Jerusalem.

Business Payment System Outage Jolts Starbucks Customers at Some Stores
Author: 0 Payment System Outage Jolts Starbucks Customers at Some Stores

A reporter in El Paso, Texas tweeted a photo posted at her local Starbucks that said: "Due to a national outage, we are only able to offer tall hot brewed coffee, ice coffee and tea". There are about 14,500 Starbucks stores in the United States and Canada. Some people said baristas were accepting only cash. Still, customers across the country were expressing their shock that the company kept their stores' doors open.

Business Starbucks Corporation (SBUX): Are There Still Some Reasons For Optimism?
Author: 0 Starbucks Corporation (SBUX): Are There Still Some Reasons For Optimism?

Fort Point Capital Partners LLC now owns 13,825 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $748,000 after buying an additional 3,441 shares during the last quarter. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 9th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.67%. Starbucks's payout ratio is 51.28%.

Business Why Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Is Sending Neutral Signals?
Author: 0 Why Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Is Sending Neutral Signals?

AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 414,592 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $2,463,000 after buying an additional 297,648 shares during the period. If you are accessing this article on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright laws.

Business Arguments conclude on Trump's revised travel ban
Author: 0 Arguments conclude on Trump's revised travel ban

The three-judge 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals panel on Monday (Tuesday NZ Time) was the second such court to review over the past week Trump's directive banning people entering the United States from six Muslim-majority countries. A three-judge panel of the 9th U. Trump signed a new version of the travel ban executive order in March after federal courts across the country blocked enforcement of the first version, finding that it was likely unconstitutional.

Business Here's Why Shares of The Trade Desk (TTD) are Skyrocketing Today
Author: 0 Here's Why Shares of The Trade Desk (TTD) are Skyrocketing Today

Continued Omni-channel Growth: Omni-channel solutions remain a strategic focus for The Trade Desk as the industry continues shifting toward transparency and programmatic buying. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/trade-desk-inc-ttd-pt-raised-to-56-00-2/773128.html. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 83,360 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,334,400.

Business Housing Starts Fell 2.6 Percent in April
Author: 0 Housing Starts Fell 2.6 Percent in April

Single-family authorizations in April were at a rate of 789,000, which is 4.5 percent below the revised March figure of 826,000. The seasonally adjusted rate of new building permits also declined in April to 1.229 million, down 2.5% from the upwardly revised March rate of 1.260 million and up 5.7% from the April 2016 rate of 1.077 million.

Author: 0 Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight

Burbank Police say one of the men was arrested for assault and battery. It's unclear what started the fight or if they knew each other. A retired Santa Clara firefighter is being credited with breaking up a fistfight between two men on a Southwest Airlines flight that erupted Sunday after the airplane touched down in Burbank, according to ABC7.

Author: 0 SORL Auto Parts, Inc. (NASDAQ:SORL) Sees Unusual Volume Mid-Session

Top line figures for the first quarter rose 37% to $ 73.90 million from $ 53.84 million in the same quarter a year ago, where as analysts anticipated $ 71.76 million. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of SORL . EPS calculates as net profit divided by No.

Author: 0 SOLID: 211000 Jobs Created in April, Unemployment Falls to 4.4%

The rebound in the jobs market could pave the way for the U.S. central bank to raise interest rates in June. "This data will keep the Fed on track for a preferred 2017 normalization timeline of rate hikes in June and September and the first step toward balance-sheet normalization in December".