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Author: 0 Hawaii becomes first state to enact law aligning with Paris agreement

Before meeting with Xi, Brown proved his dedication to fighting climate change by signing two more pacts with leaders in Jiangsu and Sichuan. Undoing most existing USA programs that curb auto pollution and other climate-changing emissions would probably take years and court battles if Trump tries, climate experts say.

Business Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'
Author: 0 Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'

While the Post's report makes note of Coats being asked, what of Pompeo? Trump made the comment in a meeting with Republican leadership on health care and tax cuts. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director recorded at least one of those interactions in a written memo, the now-leaked contents of which paint a picture that some Democrats characterize as bordering on obstruction of justice.

Author: 0 UK General Election's Focus Shifts From Brexit to Terrorism - Lawmaker

But she warned that the consequences of a failed negotiation would be "dire". But since April, polls have shown the Conservative lead narrow sharply, raising questions about what the outcome might mean for the British economy and the Brexit talks, which are officially due to begin this month.

Author: 0 Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

Uber commissioned a pair of investigations after a widely circulated blog post written by a former employee in February alleged sexual harassment and discrimination. In February of this year, Uber and its CEO, Travis Kalanick , promised to fire any staff found to be engaging in such activity. In addition to the sexual harassment allegations , Uber is the target of lawsuits, boycott threats and a federal investigation into claims that it has used a fake version of its app to thwart ...

Business Texas Permanent School Fund Increases Position in Lithia Motors Inc (LAD)
Author: 0 Texas Permanent School Fund Increases Position in Lithia Motors Inc (LAD)

Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. Woodley Farra Manion Portfolio Management Inc holds 2.54% of its portfolio in Chubb Ltd for 141,562 shares. The firm has "Outperform" rating by CLSA given on Friday, July 29. The ratio is better, as 112 institutional investors started new or increased holdings, while 84 sold and trimmed positions in Lithia Motors Inc.

Author: 0 Dodge & Cox Raised Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Stake by $237.29 Million

Wells Fargo & Co New now has $259.51 billion valuation. CytRx Corporation (CYTR ) stock price tumbled -4.52% to finalize at $0.52 throughout previous buying and selling session. In the last quarter, insiders acquired 106,392 shares of company stock worth $5,526,822. Mizuho Securities USA Inc. now owns 511,600 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $22,654,000 after buying an additional 411,600 shares during the period.

Business Anupam Kher shares poster of his upcoming film 'The Accidental Prime Minister'
Author: 0 Anupam Kher shares poster of his upcoming film 'The Accidental Prime Minister'

She highlighted that Manmohan Singh had predicted a fall in growth due to the note ban announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8 a year ago. He has often criticised Singh's Congress party, which was voted out of power in 2014. Thanking Dr. Singh for acknowledging the single and high-powered engine of the Centre which has the single goal of making India a developed nation.

Business Stock Backsliding Pre-Bell, Gapping Down: Navistar International Corporation (NYSE:NAV)
Author: 0 Stock Backsliding Pre-Bell, Gapping Down: Navistar International Corporation (NYSE:NAV)

NAV has a 1-year high price of $ 33.46 and 1-year low price of $10.41. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $22.42. After $-0.76 actual EPS reported by Navistar International Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -89.47 % EPS growth. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.19 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.44 and 0.05 respectively.

Business The Netherlands is one of nine locations for potential long hyperloop route
Author: 0 The Netherlands is one of nine locations for potential long hyperloop route

Since then, the Hyperloop is expected to be able to transport passengers from Paris to London in 20 minutes while offering pick-up points from different locations, while the same journey usually takes 3 hours by train. The system would use steel tubes evacuated to 1/100th of an atmosphere in which passenger or cargo pods would levitate on magnetic fields. "Hyperloop One is the only company in the world that has built a fully functioning Hyperloop system test track", says Hyperloop One ...

Author: 0 (HUN) Stake Increased by GWM Advisors LLC

The institutional investor owned 143,393 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 67,693 shares during the period. Finally, Two Sigma Investments LP increased its stake in shares of Huntsman by 26.6% in the fourth quarter.

Author: 0 FreightCar America, Inc. (RAIL) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

Ameritas Investment Partners Inc.'s holdings in Zoetis were worth $604,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Alpha One also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 93 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Author: 0 Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:WMB) Analytical Analysis

Masters Capital Management Llc acquired 906,000 shares as Bank Amer Corp (Call) (BAC)'s stock declined 6.00%. Foundation Asset Mngmt LP has 1.02 million shares. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.33 and as low as $0.11 per share. Blackrock, a New York-based fund reported 1.94M shares. Nomura Asset Management Limited accumulated 100,155 shares.

Business Just the Facts on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
Author: 0 Just the Facts on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

The ratio turned negative, as 159 active investment managers started new or increased stock positions, while 149 decreased and sold holdings in Advanced Micro Devices Inc . AMD has been the subject of a number of research reports . Finally, BMO Capital Markets reissued an outperform rating and set a $15.00 price target on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd.

Author: 0 MI5 to scrutinise counter-terrorism operations after May calls for review

Two Australians were among the seven killed in a van and knife attacks on and on Saturday. Earlier, Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera had reported that Zaghba had been stopped at an Italian airport because authorities believed he was on his way to Syria , and that Italian officials had warned British counterparts about him.

Author: 0 HomePod: New Intelligent Home Speakers From Apple

These giants are battling over still-emerging fields that are expected to turn into technological gold mines, much the way personal computers and smartphones became moneymaking machines in previous decades. The HomePod starts shipping in December and costs $349. Still, the Apple Watch hasn't been a smash hit, fueling worries that the company's ability to transfix customers had waned after the 2011 death of co-founder Steve Jobs.

Author: 0 British police arrest man in London Bridge attack investigation

The married father-of-two, who worked for London Underground as a trainee customer services assistant for almost six months a year ago, could be seen in the programme arguing with police officers in the street, after displaying a flag used by so-called Islamic State in a London park.

Author: 0 China Goes Green as the US Goes Black

This opens up a little appreciated aspect of the Paris Agreement, namely that implementing it no longer requires the agreement of heads of state. "Our island communities lead the way when it comes to climate change impacts and policies", Ige told reporters.

Author: 0 Cavaliers remain winless in NBA Finals games coached by Mike Brown

The Cavaliers fell is Game 2 , 132-113, despite LeBron James' eighth NBA Finals triple double and 27 points from Love. They want to play fast, for example. "The game is completely different than it was back then", Green told reporters on Tuesday. For the first time in weeks the Warriors were whole again.

Author: 0 What we know about Pakistan-born London attacker Khuram Butt

That he was headed for Turkey could indicate Zaghba meant to travel across that country's border to Syria and into ISIS-controlled territory, and Italian officials suspected as much, according to Il Corriere della Sera . Butt's involvement is doubly embarrassing for police and the security services because he appeared in a TV documentary previous year about British jihadis - and was also involved in a filmed altercation with police in a pair of Rayban sunglasses after he unfurled an ...

Business MPC meet begins; RBI likely to hold policy rate
Author: 0 MPC meet begins; RBI likely to hold policy rate

Reduction in SLR by 50 basis points to 20 per cent could help banks adhere to the liquidity coverage norms of Basel-III. This is seen as an indication that the RBI may be accommodative on the future course of rates in a bid to revive economic growth.

Author: 0 UK Labour Party figure steps down due to illness

THE snap General Election is nearly here - with Worcestershire's voters ready to flock into polling stations to deliver their verdict. The election will be held Thursday. Anyway we won't have to wait much longer for the actual election result. "For a couple of days, she's taking a break from the campaign", Corbyn told the BBC.

Author: 0 Bill passed: Casino in East Windsor closer to reality

Some lawmakers complained they knew little about the legislation, saying it could have major impacts on communities. The House vote of 103 to 46 was surprisingly lopsided, exceeding the 2-1 margin last month in the Senate. The construction of a new casino will be brought to court by opponents , including MGM Resorts, as they have long criticized the Legislature's decision to accept only the two tribes' joint bid and to neglect proposals from other interested operators.

Author: 0 Crisis in the Gulf: Why is Qatar under siege?

Speaking in Paris, he called on Qatar's rulers to end their support for the Muslim Brotherhood, the Palestinian militant group Hamas and what he called "hostile media". Al-Jubeir said that "the issue goes back many years". He said Qatar needed to shut down or limit its Al-Jazeera news network, as well as stop funding extremist groups and others.

Author: 0 Will the ECB Stop the Surging Euro?

In contrast to improving economic growth, euro-zone inflation slowed to 1.4 per cent last month and the core rate dropped to 0.9 per cent. Dollar / yen was marginally down on the day trading at 109.33. This month's meeting is important as markets are expecting the European Central Bank to announce changes to its economic forecasts and potentially shift its tone on future policy.

Author: 0 Rain costs Australia vital win at Champions Trophy

Australia might have to beat England on Saturday to advance to the semifinals. Bangladesh , who lost to England on Thursday, are also in peril. England looked highly impressive, deserving of their tournament favourites' tag, particularly with the ball where Liam Plunkett (4-55) led the way but the towering Jake Ball (2-31) got man of the match after skittling Luke Ronchi first ball through the gate.

Author: 0 Trump proposes privatizing air traffic control

That proposal failed to gain traction in Congress , similar to previous attempts to privatize air traffic controllers. The plan has drawn appraises from former transportation secretaries, who lauded the move as the "right solution for the 21st century".

Business Piers Morgan grills London's Mayor over his obvious travel ban hypocrisy
Author: 0 Piers Morgan grills London's Mayor over his obvious travel ban hypocrisy

Trump presented the remark out of context, implying Khan had said that Londoners should not be alarmed by terrorism. Trump mocked Khan's comment on Sunday, suggesting in a tweet that the mayor was downplaying the attacks. It didn't take long for President Donald Trump to weigh in on the tragic events at London Bridge last weekend. US President Donald Trump has ordered temporary travel restrictions on people from several Muslim-majority countries, although the ban is now held up by ...

Business Warner calls Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation nomination a
Author: 0 Warner calls Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation nomination a "distraction" from Senate probes

Mike Rogers, declined to say whether President Trump ever asked them to downplay the Russian Federation investigation. The nation's top intelligence officials refused to say whether or not President Trump asked them to try and undercut the FBI's investigation into a top former Trump aide on Wednesday, declining to confirm a bombshell report and offering the first public confirmation that Trump sought to undercut the probe.

Business Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Analytical Analysis
Author: 0 Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Analytical Analysis

Chesapeake Energy Corporation closed its last trading session at $4.96 with the loss of -1.41%. The stock of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) has "Underperform" rating given on Thursday, June 9 by RBC Capital Markets. It has outperformed by 33.04% the S&P500. In Independent Oil & Gas Industry, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK ) have 933.69 million outstanding shares now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares ...

Business IOS 11 Makes It Easier To Share Your WiFi With Friends
Author: 0 IOS 11 Makes It Easier To Share Your WiFi With Friends

The new 120Hz refresh rate is a further bonus, making for silky-smooth apps and videos. Apple has supported 64-bit apps since the release of the iPhone 5S back in 2013 and has required developers to submit new applications with 64-bit support since February 2015 and app updates since June 2015.

Business 3rd suspect identified in London attack
Author: 0 3rd suspect identified in London attack

She warned that while police had managed to foil five attacks in recent months, it was possible they were witnessing the start of a wave of copycat assaults by freshly emboldened homegrown radicals. The issue has become a key one in the run-up to Thursday's general election. The father-of-two, who reportedly appeared on Channel 4 documentary The Jihadis Next Door , was also reported to the anti-terror hotline in 2015 for showing signs of "extremism or radicalisation".

Author: 0 Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike

British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent, and Italian officials said they had passed on their concerns about him to British intelligence officials a year ago. People look at the floral tributes placed at London Bridge to commemorate the victims of Saturday's attack in London, Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Staff at the centre say she made a big impact during her time there and they held "Chrissy" in the highest regard.

Business Several wounded in attacks on Iran parliament, tomb
Author: 0 Several wounded in attacks on Iran parliament, tomb

Security staff were locked in a shootout with up to four men in the Tehran government building, according to reports. The remaining two attackers were arrested, the Iranian Labour News Agency reported. The identity and the motivation of the assailant was still unclear, Iranian news agency said. Deputy Interior Minister Mohammad Hossein Zolfaghari told Iran's state TV the apparently male attackers wore women's attire.

Author: 0 Healthequity Inc (HQY) Insider Stephen Neeleman Sells 40000 Shares of Stock

Healthequity had a net margin of 15.19% and a return on equity of 11.08%. The company had revenue of $46.83 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $45.55 million. CIBC began coverage on shares of Healthequity in a research note on Tuesday, March 14th. Yirendai Ltd. has 0 buy ratings, 1 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -42.96% from its high of $42.34 to a $1.47 billion market value through last close.

Author: 0 Police arrest man in London Bridge attack investigation

Seven people were killed and 48 injured. An official at the Bologna chief prosecutor's office said Zaghba was stopped at the city's airport after arriving on a flight from London 2016. Redouane had not aroused any suspicions. The Metropolitan police commander for engagement, Mak Chishty, the highest-ranking officer of Muslim faith, called for "a step-change - a different direction and a different movement to counter the scourge of terrorism, extremism and hatred that we have in ...

Business Ex-minister in Temer gov arrested hours before key trial
Author: 0 Ex-minister in Temer gov arrested hours before key trial

He could then appeal to the Supreme Court . It is the first time in Brazil's history that a sitting president risks could have the job taken away by the electoral court. That investigation is looking into whether Temer should be charged with passive corruption and obstruction of justice. Cunha was sentenced earlier this year to 15 years in jail on corruption charges.

Business Sensex rises up by 81 points post RBI's decision
Author: 0 Sensex rises up by 81 points post RBI's decision

The Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) provisionally closed at 3.30 p.m.at 9,663.90 points - up 26.75 points or 0.28 per cent. The central bank said if the configurations evident in April are sustained, then absent policy interventions, headline inflation is projected in the range of 2.0-3.5 percent in the first half of the year and 3.5-4.5 percent in the second half.

Business Paytm boss to buy Rs 82 crore Lutyens' home
Author: 0 Paytm boss to buy Rs 82 crore Lutyens' home

Sharma has paid a "substantial" advance and signed an MoU for a almost 6,000-sq-ft property in Lutyens' Delhi . When he moves into the property, Sharma's neighbours in the Lutyens' Bungalow Zone will include the Jains of Times of India Group, as well as the Hindujas, the Mittals, the Goenkas and several other diplomats.

Author: 0 Broker's Roundup on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

It has underperformed by 11.63% the S&P500. LLC raised its position in shares of Marathon Oil by 0.8% in the first quarter. On Tuesday, February 21 Swearingen John S sold $865,025 worth of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) or 17,136 shares.

Author: 0 International Olympic Committee says OPEC output cut won't hit imports

The sharp fall in oil prices in 2014 forced Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia to plan a freeze in output while it led to political unrest countries including Venezuela and Nigeria . WATCH: Can OPEC still control the oil market? . "Less OPEC oil on the market enhances the opportunity for American energy to fill needs around the world, and will help us achieve energy dominance", Sitton said.

Business Mattis praises and criticizes Beijing on North Korea and South China Sea
Author: 0 Mattis praises and criticizes Beijing on North Korea and South China Sea

The US military said last Tuesday that it "successfully intercepted an intercontinental ballistic missile target" in a test conducted amid concerns over the North's weapons program. China is engaged in hotly contested territorial disputes in both the South China Sea and the East China Sea. China claims sovereignty over all of South China Sea.

Author: 0 Apple event highlights the rise of the smart speaker

It's game-time! Apple just announced its long-awaited take on a smart speaker, completing the smart speaker triumvirate along with Google and Amazon. Apple also unveiled a key content deal when Chief Executive Tim Cook said that content from Amazon Prime Video , long absent from the Apple TV product, would come to Apple devices such as the TV, iPhones and iPad later this year .

Business Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra will be inaugurated today
Author: 0 Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra will be inaugurated today

The prime minister said the government has been striving for long-lasting development by creating permanent infrastructure for fulfilling the nation's dreams. On this occasion, PM Modi said, "You have been waiting for this bridge for the last five decades, today you have got it. That's the reason why the region is in focus of our development initiatives", Modi said after inaugurating the bridge at Dhola.

Business Sadiq Khan feud: Mayors of America rally in support of London Mayor
Author: 0 Sadiq Khan feud: Mayors of America rally in support of London Mayor

Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonHillary Clinton defends London mayor after Trump tweets Team Trump on offense ahead of Comey hearing GOP donors back Trump tough talk MORE on Monday praised London Mayor Sadiq Khan following President Trump's criticism of his response to a recent terror attack there.

Author: 0 Tech Giant Apple Joins Internet of Things Bandwagon With HomePod

We feel like we re-invented it in the portable player area and we feel we can re-invent it in the home area as well. Apple says as many as 375 million iOS devices use Siri every month, globally. Consumer spending on smart home related products and services will reach almost $90 billion this year and reach $155 billion by 2022, according to consultant Strategy Analytics.

Author: 0 Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) closed with a change of -1.1%

The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of -15.75%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at -23.01% while moved -33.88% for the past six months. Fny Partners Fund Lp divested its holdings by shedding 600 shares a decrease of 54.5%. Tru Of Toledo Na Oh accumulated 8,879 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.88, for a total transaction of $331,920.00.