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Business Photos, Videos: Old Kosciuszko Bridge Blown Straight To Hell
Author: 0 Photos, Videos: Old Kosciuszko Bridge Blown Straight To Hell

On Sunday, the bridge and its traffic issues were wiped out after crews made cuts to the tressles and laid nearly 1,000 12-pound charges to take down each span. Prior to blowing up the thing, Cuomo eulogized its decades of service as an overworked, notoriously clogged bridge. Construction workers demolished the remains of the infamous Kosciuszko Bridge in New York City on Sunday to make room for city rebuilding projects.

Business UK Sees Solid Growth in September Manufacturing PMI
Author: 0 UK Sees Solid Growth in September Manufacturing PMI

Sales have increased to Europe, China, the USA and South America. "The weakened pound could also encourage some companies to switch to domestic sources for supplies, which would help manufacturers of intermediate products". The euro area manufacturing sector grew the most in over six-and-a-half years in September, final data from IHS Markit showed Monday. Will they be able to absorb these rising costs, or will they need to be passed on to the end user? Moreover, there was a renewed decline ...

Business Era of economic surrender ends,industry's rebirth begins: Donald Trump
Author: 0 Era of economic surrender ends,industry's rebirth begins: Donald Trump

More broadly, the Senate plan promises a balanced budget over the coming decade, but it relies on rosy projections of economic growth and spending cuts that Republicans have no plans to deliver. "There's an exception to every rule". "I have got to set the record straight on that", Kennedy added. Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R., Texas) said the proposal makes the tax code so simple and fair that 9 out of 10 Americans will be able to file their taxes on a ...

Business Boris Johnson faces backlash at Tory conference over 'disloyalty'
Author: 0 Boris Johnson faces backlash at Tory conference over 'disloyalty'

The row around MR Johnson comes as Mrs May attempted to appeal to young voters hours before the conference as she vowed to freeze tuition fees, raise the repayment threshold and expand Help To Buy schemes. Outside the conference venue in Manchester, Corbyn's name was chanted by thousands of protesters who gathered to show their opposition to May's government and to Brexit.

Business President Ram Nath Kovind to inaugurate the Shirdi worldwide airport tomorrow - OdishaDiary
Author: 0 President Ram Nath Kovind to inaugurate the Shirdi worldwide airport tomorrow - OdishaDiary

Present at the inauguration were Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Leader of Opposition Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil, MADC Vice-Chairman and MD Suresh Kakani, other top central and state officials. The aerodrome is owned and developed by Maharashtra Airport Development Company, a special goal vehicle to develop airports in the state. Shirdi Airport began its operation with a flight from Shirdi to Mumbai .

Business President's Cup: is this U.S. team the most dominant ever?
Author: 0 President's Cup: is this U.S. team the most dominant ever?

But facts are facts, and Price will go down as the losing captain of record at the Presidents Cup. "We've just come up against a juggernaut of an American team that has not put a foot wrong", said global captain Nick Price . Four hours after the fourball frame began, the day's final match reached the 18th tee and Fowler, who'd sat out the afternoon session, wandered up with a cup of coffee.

Business Cantor Fitzgerald Believes Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Won't Stop Here
Author: 0 Cantor Fitzgerald Believes Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Won't Stop Here

With 6.00M avg volume, 1 days are for Interpace Diagnostics Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:IDXG)'s short sellers to cover IDXG's short positions. About 2.47M shares traded or 24.75% up from the average. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2017Q1. In other Accenture Plc news, insider Richard Lumb sold 2,200 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 28th.

Business Where To Donate To Help Puerto Rico Recover From Hurricane Maria
Author: 0 Where To Donate To Help Puerto Rico Recover From Hurricane Maria

President Donald Trump says his administration has "done a great job with the nearly impossible situation in Puerto Rico " after Hurricane Maria struck the island. "I haven't heard what she said ", he told reporters. "The problem that we have with the mayor unfortunately is that unity of command is ultimately what's needed to be successful in this response " and "What we need is for the mayor, the good mayor, to make her way to the joint field office and get plugged into what's going ...

Business Now women can issue fatwa in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Now women can issue fatwa in Saudi Arabia

Plans are already in motion to get women behind the wheel in Saudi Arabia . JEDDAH: Princess Nourah Bin Abdulrahman University announced on Saturday that they are ready to establish a driving school for women in cooperation with the relevant authorities.

Author: 0 FY2019 EPS Estimates for Scana Corporation Decreased by Williams Capital (SCG)

SCANA's stock price has declined $20.90 per share, or 27.5%, to close at $55.22 per share on September 22, 2017, from its closing price high of $76.12 per share on July 6, 2016. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc holds 2.25 million shares. "Thus, the future earnings growth of the company looks uncertain". Williams Capital analyst C. Ellinghaus now expects that the utilities provider will post earnings per share of $4.20 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $4.79.

Author: 0 President Trump Coming to Hawaiʻi in November

Trump will visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines from November 3 to November 14. with plans to participate in several multilateral cultural engagements - including the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit.

Author: 0 Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LILA) Analyst Recommendation

Among 15 analysts covering Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock.

Business 22 dead, 32 injured in stampede near Mumbai railway station
Author: 0 22 dead, 32 injured in stampede near Mumbai railway station

There was no reason why a small project costing just about Rs 12 crore sanctioned in the 2016-17 budget could not be implemented in 18 months, that too at a time railways during the tenure of Suresh Parbhu had delegated the powers to general managers to take up such projects.

Author: 0 Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Receives "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

State Street boosted its stake in stocks of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 1.8% during the Q1. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc .'s beta is 1.26 whilst the stock has an average true range (ATR) of 1.31. Finally, WealthTrust Arizona LLC increased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 0.4% during the second quarter. 07/03/2017 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc .

Business Rick Pitino on Administrative Leave Amidst NCAA Allegations
Author: 0 Rick Pitino on Administrative Leave Amidst NCAA Allegations

The federal report allegedly has evidence of Bowen's family agreeing in May 2017 to a payment of $100,000 from Adidas to secure his commitment to the program, an Adidas-sponsored school. Those allegations, unveiled Tuesday by the U.S. Attorney's Office in NY after a years-long undercover investigation by the FBI, proved to be Pitino's undoing.

Business IG Group Holdings plc (IGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
Author: 0 IG Group Holdings plc (IGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

Meeder Asset Management holds 0% or 228 shares. Baldwin Limited Liability Company reported 6,542 shares or 0.28% of all its holdings. Virtus Invest Advisers reported 29,657 shares stake. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, January 26. Deutsche Bank maintained Just Eat PLC (LON:JE) on Thursday, November 3 with "Buy" rating.

Business SpaceX's Musk unveils plan to reach Mars by 2022
Author: 0 SpaceX's Musk unveils plan to reach Mars by 2022

Musk also has plans to build an underground " hyperloop " network that can shuttle commuters between NY and Washington, which are about 230 miles apart, in 29 minutes. The entrepreneur said SpaceX is aiming to land two cargo ships on Mars in 2022 to leave supplies needed for human exploration. "If we're building this thing to go to Mars", Musk asked, "why not go to other places on Earth as well?" This means a BFR rocket will launch from NY, for example, detach from the rocket booster ...

Author: 0 Boris Johnson is Tory favourite to be next prime minister

In an interview with The Sun newspaper on Saturday, on the eve of the governing Conservative Party's annual conference, Johnson detailed four "red lines" for Brexit that appear to go beyond the agreed position of Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet.

Author: 0 Senate Committee releases 2018 budget proposal

It would mean the Senate can pass a tax bill with only a majority vote, rather than the 60 votes usually required. The new budget plan would permit the upcoming tax measure to add $1.5 trillion over the coming decade to the $20 trillion national debt.

Business Plane forced to make emergency landing after engine rips apart at 37000ft
Author: 0 Plane forced to make emergency landing after engine rips apart at 37000ft

Shocking photos show the engine badly damaged as it flew at a height of 38,000 feet. PASSENGERS have told of their terror after a plane's engine seemingly fell to pieces mid-air. The double-decker, wide body aircraft was re-routed as it passed over Greenland, landing in Goose Bay at 1542 GMT, the spokesman said. The statement added that the engine had suffered "serious damage", but declined to elaborate.

Business Beazley estimates $150m hit from Atlantic hurricanes, Mexico earthquakes
Author: 0 Beazley estimates $150m hit from Atlantic hurricanes, Mexico earthquakes

Meanwhile, losses for Hurricane Irma were between US$800 million and US$950 million (£709 million), pre-tax (or US$640 million to US$760 million after tax). It said it was holding "substantial" catastrophe margins. TALANX German insurer Talanx warned it may miss its profit target for 2017 as its reinsurer Hannover Re is being hit by major claims from a series of hurricanes and an quake in Mexico .

Author: 0 NFL Week Four Match Up: Saints at Dolphins

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES: Saints are 1-0 at Wembley Stadium, where Dolphins are 1-2. In 2014, New Orleans' first victory started a 4-2 run and each of the last two seasons the first victory triggered a 4-1 run. Adam Gase can come up with a gameplan to carve up this Saints defense. The real concern was the inability to shore up protection for Drew Brees on the interior of the offensive line .

Business Kellogg CEO John Bryant to Retire
Author: 0 Kellogg CEO John Bryant to Retire

Bryant, who will retire effective Monday. Since January of this year, Kellogg's launched a campaign dubbed "Special K", meant to reorganize its distribution system necessitating the elimination of over one thousand jobs across the country.

Business Serena Williams's Post-Baby Underwear Selfie Game Is on Point
Author: 0 Serena Williams's Post-Baby Underwear Selfie Game Is on Point

Li Na believes Serena Williams can cope with the demands of playing tennis as a mother, while Caroline Wozniacki has backed her close friend to enjoy a "strong comeback". "I was looking at my daughter [OMG, yes, I have a daughter] and she has my arms and legs!" "I don't know how I would react if she has to go through what I've gone through since I was a 15 year old and even to this day".

Business One more day of record heat
Author: 0 One more day of record heat

We will see a seasonable day Sunday and gradually get warmer each day with 70s through Tuesday and low 80s possible Wednesday and Thursday . Mild temperatures will continue this weekend , with a gradual warm up happening through the next week.

Business Do Relative Strength Index Hits Key Level?: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)
Author: 0 Do Relative Strength Index Hits Key Level?: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)

Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 83,300 shares of the company's stock worth $246,000 after buying an additional 7,500 shares during the last quarter. The $1.93 is the stock's new 52 week low. Rite Aid Corporation (RAD ) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -73.7%. Previously Rite Aid Corp (NYSE: RAD ) reported $-0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $-0.01 by $-0.04.

Business Elon Musk Predicts Rockets Could be a Form of Transportation on Earth
Author: 0 Elon Musk Predicts Rockets Could be a Form of Transportation on Earth

Lockheed Martin's human spaceflight strategy chief Rob Chambers (C), system architect Tim Cichan (R) and systems engineer Danielle Ritchey attend a press conference in Adelaide on Friday. Other possible trips outlined in the video include NY to Paris (30 minutes) and London to NY (29 minutes). The ships would also be able to travel to Mars and the billionaire hopes it can start sending people to Mars in 2024.

Business Trump Meets With Warsh About Potential Fed Chair Nomination
Author: 0 Trump Meets With Warsh About Potential Fed Chair Nomination

Trump will soon have to decide whether to replace Janet Yellen as Fed chair when her four-year term is up in February. In addition to interviewing former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh this week for the position, Trump also has spoken to Governor Jerome "Jay" Powell in recent days, according to a report Friday afternoon from the Wall Street Journal , which cited a White House source.

Business A rally in financial stocks is sending the market higher early Wednesday
Author: 0 A rally in financial stocks is sending the market higher early Wednesday

On the data front, Friday will see the USA report on personal income growth for August, which is expected to show growth of 0.2 percent. For the week, the Dow rose 0.2% and the S&P rose 0.7% in their third straight weekly advance. Meat processor Tyson Foods ( TSN.N ) jumped 7.64 percent after the company raised its full-year profit forecast. Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.50-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq , a 1.35-to-1 ratio favored advancers.

Business Chicken supplier to Tesco, Sainsbury's, Aldi, Lidl and M&S 'breaches safety rules'
Author: 0 Chicken supplier to Tesco, Sainsbury's, Aldi, Lidl and M&S 'breaches safety rules'

Altering the slaughter date could artificially stretch the shelf life of the chicken and would make them untraceable if there was a food poisoning outbreak. The undercover footage obtained by The Guardian and ITV was taken at 2 Sisters' plant in West Bromwich over 12 working days. Meat of different ages was also mixed together and codes on crates of meat were changed, the investigation by ITV News and the Guardian alleged.

Business Forever 21 to launch Taco Bell capsule collection
Author: 0 Forever 21 to launch Taco Bell capsule collection

Bradford Hornsby is an editor, music writer, web producer, and pop culture blogger for CBS stations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Forever 21 , known for its low-priced " fast fashion " apparel, will also be selling graphic tees and pullover sweatshirts and hoodies for girls.

Business Government Considering Lifting Shipping Restrictions To Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Government Considering Lifting Shipping Restrictions To Puerto Rico

Her department later said in an email to Anadolu Agency that after consulting with other federal agencies, it has determined there are a sufficient number of USA -flagged vessels to get supplies to Puerto Rico , but said the problem with dispersing aid stems from badly damaged infrastructure on the island.

Business Latest Mesut Ozil and Juan Cuadrado Rumours
Author: 0 Latest Mesut Ozil and Juan Cuadrado Rumours

Low has also dropped Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira and Borussia Dortmund's Mario Gotze. Listen to the latest episode and subscribe to the podcast on Deezer and iTunes . Arsenal legend Martin Keown added to that criticism before the game against Borisov, and told the Daily Mail : "I don't think Wenger can completely trust him any more".

Business Trump economic aide says tax overhaul aimed at middle class
Author: 0 Trump economic aide says tax overhaul aimed at middle class

Promising a " middle class miracle", President Donald Trump on Wednesday was in full salesman mode as he tried to build momentum behind his plan to overhaul the nation's tax code and revive his moribund legislative agenda. However, being a loyal member of the Trump administration, Cohn did what members of the cabinet are best at doing. In an interview with the Financial Times , Cohn said he came under "enormous pressure both to resign and to remain in my current position".

Business Cryptocurrencies drop as South Korea bans ICOs, margin trading
Author: 0 Cryptocurrencies drop as South Korea bans ICOs, margin trading

The move comes weeks after China's financial regulator banned all ICOs in the country, delivering a blow to this booming method of fundraising. As the country's Financial Supervisory Commission commented on the published local news outlet FN News in September 3 - it was signaled that Issuing digital tokens will be declared illegal end of year.

Author: 0 Porsche ex-R&D chief reportedly arrested in Audi dieselgate probe

The public prosecutor's office confirmed on Thursday it had arrested an unnamed individual in relation to its investigations, and was in the process of executing related search warrants. In March, Munich prosecutors searched offices at the carmaker's Ingolstadt base, where about 44,000 workers are employed, and the premises of Jones Day, a US law firm hired by Volkswagen to lead an investigation into the emissions scandal.

Business Abu Dhabi's Etihad appoints Tony Douglas as group CEO
Author: 0 Abu Dhabi's Etihad appoints Tony Douglas as group CEO

Previously, Douglas held senior positions in the UAE, most notably as CEO of Abu Dhabi Airports Company and as CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports Company where he was responsible for the successful delivery of Khalifa Port. Douglas joins Etihad during a hard time for the airline. His appointment comes as the Abu Dhabi-based carrier recorded $1.87 billion in losses in 2016 amid challenges in the macro-environment, high impairment charges, and costs related to airberlin and Alitalia where Etihad owns ...

Business Should Investors Take a Bite out of Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)?
Author: 0 Should Investors Take a Bite out of Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)?

Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Finally, Harris Associates L P boosted its position in Chesapeake Energy by 1,007.7% in the third quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.35, for a total value of $234,950.75. Archford Capital Strategies LLC acquired a new position in shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $984,000.

Business How Many United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
Author: 0 How Many United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, September 14 by Jefferies. This rating uses a scale from 1 to 5. As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital.

Business School librarian rejects book donation from Melania Trump
Author: 0 School librarian rejects book donation from Melania Trump

The Office of the First Lady announced on September 6 that in honor of National Read a Book day, Melania Trump would send Dr. Seuss books to schools across the country that had been recognized for educational excellence. Numerous comments on Phipps Soeiro's post commended her for taking a stand, but others suggested she was "rude" and "ungrateful" not to have accepted Trump's gift.

Business London house prices fall for first time in eight years, says Nationwide
Author: 0 London house prices fall for first time in eight years, says Nationwide

Over the past three decades, United Kingdom households have cut spending every time that house prices have fallen. The building society's house price index, which is based on mortgage offers it issues, said prices were down 0.6% year-over-year in September, the first decline since the third quarter of 2009.

Business US PIRG Statement on Big Six Tax Reform Framework
Author: 0 US PIRG Statement on Big Six Tax Reform Framework

The framework recommends lowering the top tax rate on pass-through business income to 25%, well below the 35% rate it proposes for individual income. Budget reconciliation allows legislation to pass the Senate with only 50 votes, but generally can not create a budget deficit outside of a 10-year window.

Business Whole Foods is investigating a credit card security breach
Author: 0 Whole Foods is investigating a credit card security breach

How many Whole Foods outlets were affected by the hack was not made clear, however, the company did say that the compromise of its systems only affected its taprooms, areas in which it sells alcoholic beverages on tap, and its restaurants. The disclosure follows a series of high-profile breaches in which credit card or other customer data were stolen from corporate hands, often via weaknesses in Internet-linked systems.

Business Toshiba inks deal to sell memory biz to global consortium
Author: 0 Toshiba inks deal to sell memory biz to global consortium

Of SK hynix's investment, 1.3 trillion won, or 129 billion yen, will be invested to buy Toshiba's convertible bonds, which will help the firm secure a solid stake in Toshiba's memory business. But in an inauspicious sign, a Tokyo news conference on the deal was cancelled, with Bain saying the consortium could not form a consensus on whether to brief media - underscoring fears that the 8-member group contained too many competing interests for it to work well.

Business College basketball bribery scandal envelops NCAA assistant coaches, Adidas executive
Author: 0 College basketball bribery scandal envelops NCAA assistant coaches, Adidas executive

Authorities say that Person agreed to accept $50,000 in bribes from a cooperating witness for the government in exchange for using his position at Auburn to steer student-athletes to retain the services of an agent. Department of Justice investigation into corruption in the college basketball universe has Nike in its sights. The University of Arizona had also immediately suspended assistant coach Richardson, and stated it is "appalled to learn of the allegations as they do not reflect ...

Business Oil Hits Highest $58.37
Author: 0 Oil Hits Highest $58.37

In the short term, much of the difference can be explained by the effects of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which disrupted oil refineries and transportation along the US Gulf Coast. The API also stated that gasoline stockpiles were up by 1.5 million barrels while distillate inventories decreased by 4.5 million barrels. Crude oil production in Texas, one of the biggest producers of shale oil in the USA, fell less than 1% in July compared with a year ago, the state's energy regulator said on ...

Business Park National Corp OH Has $26.497 Million Position in Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
Author: 0 Park National Corp OH Has $26.497 Million Position in Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Stifel Nicolaus now has a $58.0 price target on the $89.99B market cap company or 11.99 % upside potential. After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $53.81 which represents a change from the open of -1.72%. The firm has "Buy" rating by Equinet given on Friday, January 22. Session activity on Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ) shares bumps the stock on today's most active list.