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Business 'Bows Long snapper Borden selected to Wuerffel Trophy watch list
Author: 0 'Bows Long snapper Borden selected to Wuerffel Trophy watch list

The Georgia native was 14th in the nation in receiving yards. Warner has played in 36 career games with 25 starts at outside linebacker for the Cougars over three seasons. Freeman's service to the community and desire to help children is inspired by his brother, Landon, whose battle with health issues was chronicled by ESPN in 2015 .

Business Wall Street slightly up as earnings season picks up pace
Author: 0 Wall Street slightly up as earnings season picks up pace

In what could be the slowest full session by volume so far this year, about 5.16 billion shares changed hands on US exchanges, compared with the 6.51 billion daily average over the last 20 sessions. Health care was the worst performing sector. Benchmarks finished at record highs on Friday as tech stocks gained. Netflix announced that it added 5.2 million members, well above the Wall Street estimate of 3.23 million.

Business Chipotle shuts down restaurant over norovirus outbreak
Author: 0 Chipotle shuts down restaurant over norovirus outbreak

In 2015, 141 Boston College students ― roughly 1 percent of the school's student body ― showed symptoms of norovirus after eating at a Chipotle restaurant. Though norovirus cases aren't rare - about 20 million Americans are sickened each year - Chipotle's past problems have put health incidents at the chain under intense scrutiny.

Business United Kingdom watchdog targets gender stereotypes
Author: 0 United Kingdom watchdog targets gender stereotypes

The new standards will not simply ban all stereotypes, but ads that depict scenarios such as a woman having sole responsibility for cleaning up her family's mess or a man trying and failing to do simple parental or household tasks are likely to be banned.

Business Regensburg Domspatzen choir: More than 500 boys abused
Author: 0 Regensburg Domspatzen choir: More than 500 boys abused

Nine people of those perpetrators were involved in sexual abuse, he said. Allegations of sexual and physical abuse in Catholic schools in Germany, in particular in the former pope's native Bavaria, have shaken the church and abuse scandals have also rocked it in the United States, Austria and Ireland.

Business IoT Toys Could Present a Privacy and Safety Risk
Author: 0 IoT Toys Could Present a Privacy and Safety Risk

How are these potentially unsafe toys connected to the internet? "These toys typically contain sensors, microphones, cameras, data storage components and other multimedia capabilities - including speech recognition and Global Positioning System options", read the report .

Business Benteke 'crucial' to Crystal Palace, says de Boer
Author: 0 Benteke 'crucial' to Crystal Palace, says de Boer

Jason Puncheon will captain Crystal Palace next season and manager Frank de Boer insists it was a simple decision. De Boer knows all about Riedewald and what he could bring to Palace, the Dutchman handed the youngster his Ajax debut aged 17 in 2013.

Business Shares in Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Acquired by Bank of Stockton
Author: 0 Shares in Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Acquired by Bank of Stockton

It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. First National Bank Sioux Falls decreased its stake in Wells Fargo & Co ( WFC ) by 62.89% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Vining Sparks maintained Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) on Friday, April 28 with "Strong-Buy" rating. 9,050 shares were bought by SARGENT RONALD , worth $499,108.

Business Inc. Reduces Position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
Author: 0 Inc. Reduces Position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Eastern Bank cut its position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) by 5.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, March 15 report. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, January 25 by RBC Capital Markets.

Business Missing paperwork could wipe out billions in private student loan debt
Author: 0 Missing paperwork could wipe out billions in private student loan debt

These numbers come from court filings . Billions of dollars in private student loan debt could be eliminated because of missing paperwork, The New York Times reports . The loans were originally sold by banks and then purchased by National Collegiate, though ownership records were lost in the process. In 2015, he hired a contractor to audit the servicing company that bills National Collegiate borrowers each month and found not one of 400 randomly sampled loans had the documents showing a ...

Business Chipotle stock falls amid illness reports
Author: 0 Chipotle stock falls amid illness reports

One spot of good news for Chipotle is norovirus may not come directly from its food supply, which could work to bolster consumer confidence. "The reported symptoms are consistent with norovirus", Jim Marsden, executive director of food safety said in a statement released to InsideNoVa.

Business Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) Shares Sold by Fifth Third Bancorp
Author: 0 Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) Shares Sold by Fifth Third Bancorp

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky owned about 0.05% of Harley-Davidson worth $5,768,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. They did not live up to analyst expectations and investors sent shares to a 52-week low after the company lowered its full-year guidance.

Business 'Suicidal' security robot 'drowned itself' at Washington office
Author: 0 'Suicidal' security robot 'drowned itself' at Washington office

Washington , Jul 18 An autonomous security robot , created to patrol auto parks and buildings, suffered a watery demise after falling into a fountain of an office building in Washington DC . Either way, social media users had a lot to say about the "drowning". The Washington DC-based bot met with its doom in the same week Tesla chief Elon Musk warned that artificial intelligence posed an "existential threat" to the human race.

Business Tesla Driver Backtracks And Says Autopilot Wasn't To Blame For Crash
Author: 0 Tesla Driver Backtracks And Says Autopilot Wasn't To Blame For Crash

In a recent incident, a Tesla Model S crashed into marshes despite an active autopilot. In the accident, minor injuries was the driver of the Tesla , a resident of Minnesota Dave Clark and his four passengers. To the best of my recollection I had engaged the autopilot system but then I had disengaged it by stepping on accelerator. I believe we started to make the turn but then felt the vehicle give way and lose its footing like we hit loose gravel.

Business Schneiderman plans to challenge republican health care bill
Author: 0 Schneiderman plans to challenge republican health care bill

Cuomo and Schneiderman said the state will challenge the bill in court if it passes Congress. "We're going to stand up with our attorney general, our lawyer for the state of NY, and we're going to sue the federal government", Cuomo said of the state's response if either version of the House or Senate Republican health care bills were signed into law.

Business Bank of America Names Market President for Indianapolis
Author: 0 Bank of America Names Market President for Indianapolis

The Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Llc holds 15,338 shares with $1.29 million value, down from 30,851 last quarter. Diluted EPS for trailing twelve months is 1.62 and Quarterly Earnings Growth year over year is 39.9 Percent. It also reduced Supervalu Inc (NYSE:SVU) stake by 80,400 shares and now owns 414,600 shares. Qci Asset Mgmt Inc Ny holds 2.27% or 769,799 shares in its portfolio.

Business UK Housing Market Will Cool This Year, PwC Says
Author: 0 UK Housing Market Will Cool This Year, PwC Says

And while the 1.2 per cent GDP growth pencilled in for 2017 and 1.1 per cent in 2018 means the country will avoid recession, Scotland is expected to perform poorly compared to other parts of the UK. Shetland is the only area of Scotland to have seen a considerable rise in property prices, with an increase of 59% placing it higher than some London areas.

Business TRENDING: Garth Brooks shares aloha with newly-engaged couple
Author: 0 TRENDING: Garth Brooks shares aloha with newly-engaged couple

Drew Bargsley proposed to his girlfriend, Chelsea Townsend , while Brooks played his hit " Unanswered Prayers ". "For three months", Bargsley shouted back. Bargsley posted the gleeful news to his Facebook wall on Saturday. When she said she had no idea, Brooks offered to pay for their trip, as long as they picked Hawaii.

Business Amazon to cook up meal kit service, adding to Blue Apron woes
Author: 0 Amazon to cook up meal kit service, adding to Blue Apron woes

One Amazon Fresh customer named Josh Chadd told GeekWire that he started to see the Amazon Meal kits appear online around a week or two ago, while user reviews suggest that the Meal Kits have been available since late June. CNBC noted that this patent filing may make waves for Blue Apron long-term; the meal kit company's stock closed Friday at $7.36 per share, down almost 10 percent for the week.

Author: 0 South Korea to aid $6 mn in North Korea's 2017 census

On July 4, Pyongyang claimed to have conducted its first successful intercontinental ballistic missile test. New South Korean President Moon Jae-in is a proponent of dialogue, and last week said the need for talks to halt Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs was more pressing than ever.

Business Netflix Adds 5.2 Million Users, Stock Soars 10%
Author: 0 Netflix Adds 5.2 Million Users, Stock Soars 10%

The company, headed by Reed Hastings and which began by posting DVDs to customers, reported a profit of $66m for the second quarter, up from $41m past year. In a letter to shareholders , Netflix said it was seeing intense competition from an increasing number of TV-streaming rivals. Revenue for the period was $2.79 billion compared with the $2.76 billion estimated by analysts.

Business Committee formed to check possibility of designing separate flag for Karnataka
Author: 0 Committee formed to check possibility of designing separate flag for Karnataka

Five years ago, the BJP-led Karnataka government had rejected a suggestion that a red and yellow flag used in the state for cultural events be declared the state's official flag. The then BJP government had told the same to the Karnataka High Court also. Karnataka could become the second state of the country which could have its own flag after Kashmir.

Author: 0 South Korea Proposes Military Talks with Pyongyang Later This Week

The proposals come after Moon said at the G20 summit in Hamburg this month he was in favor of dialogue despite the "nuclear provocation" of North Korea's latest missile test . "North Korea should respond to our honest proposals if it really seeks peace on the Korean Peninsula", Seoul's Unification Minister in charge of North Korea affairs Cho Myoung Gyon said.

Business Record win for Sri Lanka over Zimbabwe
Author: 0 Record win for Sri Lanka over Zimbabwe

As well being Sri Lanka's highest successful run-chase in Test cricket, it was also the highest score chased in the longest format in Asia and the fifth highest run-chase in Test history. Wicketkeeper-batsman Dickwella rode his luck to reach 81 before being caught behind off left-arm spinner Sean Williams while attemping an audacious reverse sweep.

Business This is the season to prove myself, says Luke Shaw
Author: 0 This is the season to prove myself, says Luke Shaw

He has admitted the team will return to a tradition four-man defence at Rio Tinto Stadium, but 22 players are likely to feature as he continues to test things ahead of the 2017/18 Premier League season, which is now just 25 days away. He can tell you more about it than me but, for any football player, to come back to the team where you made your debut is something special. Luke Shaw is continuing his recovering process at Manchester United's pre-season tour of United States.

Author: 0 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:AEUA) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume

RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, March 17 report. The firm has "Accumulate" rating by Tudor Pickering given on Thursday, November 12. Cushing Asset Ltd Partnership holds 0.1% or 46,100 shares. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 85.11% of the company's stock. Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct owns 19,836 shares or 0.06% of their USA portfolio.

Business Primark recall men's flip flops over fears of cancer-causing chemical
Author: 0 Primark recall men's flip flops over fears of cancer-causing chemical

Chrysene has been noted to be a carcinogenic risk to humans and can cause cancer, reports Science Direct . The products, in black, blue and khaki, were on sale in Primark stores from January 4 to June 2 this year. Recalled: The products were discovered to have high chemical levels. Primark is offering customers a full refund, even if they do not have proof of purchase.

Business Bonds little changed ahead of inflation data and interest-rate decision
Author: 0 Bonds little changed ahead of inflation data and interest-rate decision

The ONS said an easing in the cost of computer games and equipment, which contributed to rising inflation in May, helped bring the rate down last month. The BoE is due to announce its next decision on interest rates on August 3. The Reserve Bank is mandated with keeping annual inflation between 1 and 3 percent, with a focus on the mid-point.

Business Global Flow Metering Valve Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Strategy 2017
Author: 0 Global Flow Metering Valve Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Strategy 2017

To provide information on competitive landscape, this report includes detailed profiles of Asthma Drugs Market key players. Top key market players market share analysis is included. Secondary sources included Factiva, Packaging Digest, Industrial Association, Packaging world, ICIS, OneSource, and Hoover's, and annual reports and publications of several companies.

Business Presidential election 2017: Polling gets over in Tamil Nadu
Author: 0 Presidential election 2017: Polling gets over in Tamil Nadu

They have been apprised of the message of the All India Congress Committee president Sonia Gandhi's message as well and were also asked to vote in favour of Meira Kumar. Siddaramaiah was authorised by the Congress High Command to muster all votes necessary for their candidate in the state. Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Vice President Rahul Gandhi, former PM Manmohan Singh and BSP chief Mayawati were among those prominent leaders also cast their vote at Parliament house.

Business BCCI and COA together to select new bowling coach of team India
Author: 0 BCCI and COA together to select new bowling coach of team India

Bharat Arun , who was bowling coach with the Indian team when Shastri was the director a year ago, is likely to be back in his position. "If I were the head coach, I would want people whom I'm comfortable working with". He also refrained from commenting on the strained relationship between India captain Virat Kohli and the former coach Anil Kumble mentioning that he wasn't in the know of what had happened.

Business Philippine president asks Congress to keep martial law until end
Author: 0 Philippine president asks Congress to keep martial law until end

Presidential spokesperson Ernesto C. Abella, for his part, also said on Monday that Mr. Duterte is already set to study the recommendations. The positive public response indicates that they believe the factual and legal basis of the proclamation of martial law for Mindanao, which includes the Maute Group's attempt to remove allegiance from the government and to deprive the Chief Executive of his powers to enforce the laws and maintain public order and safety.

Business Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW)
Author: 0 Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW)

On other hand, Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN)'s showed no change to close its last trade at $1.89. RHP's profit will be $77.06M for 10.45 P/E if the $1.51 EPS becomes a reality. They issued an "equal weight" rating and a $14.00 price objective on the stock. The firm has "Top Pick" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, April 29.

Business US Aims to Eliminate Subsidies, Restrictions When Renegotiating NAFTA
Author: 0 US Aims to Eliminate Subsidies, Restrictions When Renegotiating NAFTA

And Washington will seek to add a chapter on the digital economy and call for the elimination of state enterprises' unfair trade practices, as well as "burdensome" restrictions on intellectual property. The publication of the U.S. Nafta negotiating objectives allows talks on a revisions of the 23-year-old pact to start in as little as a month. Negotiations are set to begin in August.

Author: 0 Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) QI Value Update on the Stock

Ladenburg Thalmann downgraded DCP Midstream LP (NYSE:DCP) on Thursday, July 21 to "Neutral" rating. The rating was initiated by FBR Capital with "Outperform" on Friday, September 9. Agran Libbie invested 0.13% in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP). Goldman Sachs Gru reported 758,630 shares. 02/18/2016 - Enable Midstream Partners, LP had its " rating reiterated by analysts at UBS.

Author: 0 Iran claims USA not upholding its end of nuclear deal

Under U.S. law, the State Department must notify Congress every 90 days of Iran's compliance with the so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). In return, Tehran won relief from punishing global economic sanctions. Iran, in exchange for adhering to the agreement negotiated in 2015 between itself, the United States, and global powers, gets sanctions relief.

Business N-word used on Walmart website to describe product color
Author: 0 N-word used on Walmart website to describe product color

Blow caught wind of in the early hours of Monday, July 17. The company that sells and ships the caps to Walmart is Pixnor. Walmart initially removed the offensive word from the title of the product, but it remained in the item's details, where the color is listed.

Business Uber to match tips on all rides taken Tuesday
Author: 0 Uber to match tips on all rides taken Tuesday

On Tuesday, Uber is matching every tip for drivers in CT. The company will match all tips given to drivers on July 18. By the end of this month, Uber drivers in every United States and Canadian city will be able to accept tips, the company said.

Business Checking in on iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF (IWS)'s Signals
Author: 0 Checking in on iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF (IWS)'s Signals

Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators meaning that they confirm trends. Value investors may be scanning the shelves for bargain stocks. Keeping track of key economic data along with market trends and earnings information typically seems to be a boon to any strategy. Traders may be leaning on technical stock analysis to help with investing decisions.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Ease on Signs of Steady Output From Some Producers

China imported 8.55 million bpd of oil in first half of this year, up 13.8 per cent from the same period in 2016. At the same time, Libya is completely exempt from the need to reduce crude production, which has declined dramatically long before OPEC agreed on their cuts.

Business The Rockets Are For Sale
Author: 0 The Rockets Are For Sale

The great players, Hall of Fame players and coaches, championships won, All-NBA teams made. Forbes in February placed a valuation on the franchise at $1.65 billion, though Brown said those valuations have typically been "very low" when teams have been sold.

Business Netflix hits all-time high after crushing earnings
Author: 0 Netflix hits all-time high after crushing earnings

Now insiders hold 639,200 shares in the business which makes up 0.15% of shares. NFLX's SI was 26.45 million shares in July as released by FINRA. Tradewinds Management Lc holds 470 shares. Canaccord Genuity has a Buy rating with a $175 price target. FBR & Co raised their target price on Netflix from $144.00 to $145.00 and gave the company a "mkt perform" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 18th.

Business Disney contracts Meyer Werft for third LNG newbuild
Author: 0 Disney contracts Meyer Werft for third LNG newbuild

Two Disney ships already are scheduled to be delivered in 2021 and 2023. "All ship names, design plans and itineraries are still in development, with each of the ships expected to have their own unique experiences", the statement said . With the launch of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy in 2011 and 2012, the company introduced several firsts for the industry, including a water coaster at sea (AquaDuck) and virtual portholes in interior staterooms (Magical Portholes) that provide ...

Author: 0 North Korea fuel prices surge after China cuts oil supplies

With Chinese military ships spotted passing between the Japanese islands of Okinawa and Miyako, such instances of vessels sailing toward the Pacific Ocean will become more frequent, Tokyo predicted. They argue that pressure alone is insufficient to stop Pyongyang's nuclear work. Russia's government has other reasons for staking out a different position from Washington on the North Korean question.

Business Joe Biden writing book about his son's death
Author: 0 Joe Biden writing book about his son's death

Other special guests scheduled to appear include journalist and former news anchor Dan Rather, Chilean-American writer Isabel Allende , song-writer Patti Smith and former White House photographer for former President Barack Obama, Peter Souza.

Business China's strong second-quarter GDP growth paves way for deeper reforms
Author: 0 China's strong second-quarter GDP growth paves way for deeper reforms

Analysts had expected the world's second-largest economy to expand 6.8% in the April to June period. The National Bureau of Statistics will now including contributions from healthcare, tourism and the "new economy". However, buyer demand appeared to be more resilient than expected, reinforcing analysts' views that China's property market is unlikely to suffer a hard landing as some have anxious.

Business Trump Administration Adds More Foreign Guest Worker Visas
Author: 0 Trump Administration Adds More Foreign Guest Worker Visas

The H-2B program allows workers from places like Mexico and Guatemala to come to the US, work for a few months at a government-set prevailing wage, and then return to their home countries, only to repeat the process the following year. Lapan said this was "because we are talking about American businesses that are at risk of suffering irreparable harm if they do not get additional H-2b visas".