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Business Crude Prices Jump Amid Saudi-Iran Tensions
Author: 0 Crude Prices Jump Amid Saudi-Iran Tensions

On Tuesday afternoon, the West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent, two major oil price benchmarks, went up over 2.2 percent to 63.54 US dollars and 67.33 dollars respectively. Looking at U.S. crude oil stocks, the most recent EIA figures (March 4) showed rising crude oil stocks and falling gasoline inventories. In addition, United States crude stocks fell by 2.7 million barrels in the week ended March 16 to 425.3 million as refineries boosted output, according to the American Petroleum ...

Business Buhari congratulates German chancellor, Merkel, on her re-election
Author: 0 Buhari congratulates German chancellor, Merkel, on her re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday extended his "sincere congratulations" to President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation on his victory in the country's recent presidential election. "But of course we know that there are still a lot of problems to resolve, especially the border issue in Northern Ireland, which is very sensitive and central", she said.

Business Senate intelligence leaders aim to prevent election hacking
Author: 0 Senate intelligence leaders aim to prevent election hacking

Money for those programs could be included in the omnibus spending bill set to be introduced Tuesday, Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., said during a press conference. "The Russians were relentless in attempting to meddle in the 2016 elections", said Sen. Overall, experts say far too little has been done to shore up those vulnerabilities in 10,000 US voting jurisdictions that mostly run on obsolete and imperfectly secured technology.

Business Trump bans USA purchases of Venezuela's cryptocurrency Petro
Author: 0 Trump bans USA purchases of Venezuela's cryptocurrency Petro

United States president Donald Trump has issued an executive order banning U.S. citizens from buying, trading or dealing in cryptocurrencies (the Petro ) related to the Venezuelan government. In February, cash-strapped Venezuela became the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, the petro , in a move that Maduro celebrated as putting his country on the world's technological forefront.

Business Billionaire quits over mental health
Author: 0 Billionaire quits over mental health

Australian billionaire James Packer attends a news conference at Melco Crown's Studio City in Macau, China October 27, 2015. Mr Packer has been in the public spotlight over his high-profile engagement and then break-up to American singer Mariah Carey.

Business Buy or Sell? What Analysts Recommends: Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Snap Inc. (SNAP)
Author: 0 Buy or Sell? What Analysts Recommends: Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Snap Inc. (SNAP)

Therefore 66% are positive. The lowest target is $42.0 while the high is $46.0. Capwealth Ltd Company holds 0.37% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) or 39,811 shares. About 36.72M shares traded or 139.36% up from the average. Oracle Corporation (ORCL ) has risen 14.08% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500.

Business Sensex, Nifty To Open Lower On Weak Global Cues
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty To Open Lower On Weak Global Cues

The broader NSE Nifty too fell below the 10,100 level by dropping 100.10 points to end at 10,094.25 due to foreign fund outflows amid rising bond yields on prospects of a 25 basis point hike in interest rate by the US Federal reserve this week.

Author: 0 Pro-life pregnancy centers shouldn't be forced to promote abortion

On Monday, Mississippi's Republican Governor Phil Bryant signed a bill that bans abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy, including in cases of rape or incest, down from a 20-week limit. "For the government to force them to promote abortion is just completely wrong". But she said they are wrestling with conscience issues over this law.

Business Expedia's Orbitz announces Data Breach affecting 880000
Author: 0 Expedia's Orbitz announces Data Breach affecting 880000

The hacker also had access to users' full names, birthdates, phone numbers, email addresses, physical and/or billing addresses, and genders. However, Orbitz says there is no evidence this information was "taken from the platform". It took immediate steps to enhance security and monitoring of the affected platform, it said, and.brought in "a leading third-party forensic investigation firm" and other cybersecurity experts.

Business Egyptian court suspends Uber and Careem licenses
Author: 0 Egyptian court suspends Uber and Careem licenses

It also mentioned that the two services are not legally regulated and affected the livelihood of the taxi drivers. Careem has released a statement on their Facebook page saying that they haven't received any official notes to stop working; they confirm that they are still operating.

Business Man with gun reported at Panera Bread restaurant near Princeton University
Author: 0 Man with gun reported at Panera Bread restaurant near Princeton University

Police had been negotiating with the man earlier, in a standoff that began at around 10:30 Tuesday morning. Police have now shut down Nassau Street along the front of the campus. Princeton University sent out a notification to students "incorrectly" stating "shots had been reported and a shelter-in-place order was issued", the university tweeted.

Business Somerville Kurt F Has $879000 Position in The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
Author: 0 Somerville Kurt F Has $879000 Position in The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Morgan Dempsey Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Johnson Outdoors Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $643.07 million market cap company. Veritas Limited Liability Partnership invested 0.01% in The Home Depot, Inc. Pnc Fincl Gru Inc reported 0% stake. This may also include tracking analyst opinions and following what the big money institutions are buying or selling.

Business Inflation eases to 2.7% on falling petrol prices
Author: 0 Inflation eases to 2.7% on falling petrol prices

Manufacturers increased the prices they charged by the least since November 2016 as the cost of their raw materials - many of them imported - rose by 3.4 percent, way down from a peak annual increase of almost 20 percent in January past year.

Business Amazon may buy some Toys 'R' Us stores
Author: 0 Amazon may buy some Toys 'R' Us stores

A recent report from Bloomberg , citing people with knowledge of the situation, indicates that Seattle-based tech giant Amazon is considering the expansion of its physical store presence by buying up some locations from the failed toy chain.

Author: 0 Serco Group (SRP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

JP Morgan maintained Auto Trader Group plc (LON:AUTO) on Friday, November 17 with "Underweight" rating. Among 25 analysts covering Boeing ( NYSE:BA ), 17 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Cibc Ww Mkts Incorporated holds 0% in Mohawk Industries, Inc. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 5th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.20 ($0.09) per share.

Business Channel 4 gender pay gap three times that of BBC
Author: 0 Channel 4 gender pay gap three times that of BBC

Channel 4 has revealed information regarding its gender pay gap, to reveal that there is a bonus gap of 47.6 percent and two-thirds of the top 100 best-paid staff - despite 60 percent of employees being women. There are nearly twice as many women as men in the broadcaster's two lowest-paid quartiles (62% and 68%). The BBC reported a median gender pay gap of 9.3% while the median pay gap in the United Kingdom is 18.4%.

Business Facebook's latest scandal knocked $40 billion off its market value
Author: 0 Facebook's latest scandal knocked $40 billion off its market value

Facebook's plunge weighed heavily on the S&P technology sector, down 2.11 percent, as well as the Nasdaq, off more than 2 percent. Asian market shares fell, following the reaction in US markets. The Dow is down 108.31 points, or 0.4 percent. The Nasdaq came about 2 points from its 50-day before paring losses. Industrials fell 0.83 per cent ahead of the Group of 20 finance ministers' meeting, where Trump's tariffs plans are likely to dominate discussions.

Business Gold Lower As Fed Gathers For Rate Call
Author: 0 Gold Lower As Fed Gathers For Rate Call

Prices fell to US$1,307.51 earlier in the session, their lowest since March 1. The dollar inched higher against a basket of major peers on Monday as traders braced for the Fed meeting and as the increased threat of trade protectionism kept markets on edge.

Business Woman dies after being hit by Uber self-driving auto
Author: 0 Woman dies after being hit by Uber self-driving auto

The woman , whose name hasn't been released, died of her injuries at a hospital. The ride services company said it was suspending North American tests of its self-driving vehicles, which are now going on in Arizona , Pittsburgh and Toronto.

Business Volkswagen introduces its all-electric prototype racing auto
Author: 0 Volkswagen introduces its all-electric prototype racing auto

The digital rendering of the ID R Pikes Peak reveals a very futuristic looking race auto which seems ready for a takeoff. VW says it's using the race as chance to prove its technology in the harshest of conditions. Whatever the power and range of the model would be, they would have to be good enough to beat Rhys Millen's electric vehicle time of 8:57.188, set on the famous climb in 2016.

Business UKGC makes recommendations for FOBT review
Author: 0 UKGC makes recommendations for FOBT review

There is a "precautionary case" for a £2 stake limit for B2 slots games, the commission said, but it suggesting a maximum of "at or below £30" for non-slots such as roulette, which are far more popular and produce the bulk of revenues for bookies from these machines.

Business Public Support for Japan Cabinet Down by 9.2% Over Abe's Corruption Scandal
Author: 0 Public Support for Japan Cabinet Down by 9.2% Over Abe's Corruption Scandal

More than 80 percent of respondents to the Asahi poll said Abe bore responsibility for the adjustment of the documents. Polls conducted by the Asahi Shimbun, Mainichi Shimbun, Kyodo News and Nippon News Network all reported falls of around 10 points in the Cabinet's approval rate from last month that left it polling between 30.3 percent and 38.7 percent.

Business Tathra residents return home after devastating bushfires
Author: 0 Tathra residents return home after devastating bushfires

The blaze is still burning... Sixty-nine homes were destroyed in the seaside village of Tathra on the south coast of New South Wales when a fire tore through the area on Sunday. Tony Murphy from Emergency Management Victoria said the SES told radio station 3AW: "We're so ecstatic about the fact no one has died". One of the few residents who stayed behind drove the empty streets on Monday afternoon, her hand covering her mouth in disbelief as she passed the flattened properties.

Business Dairy Queen celebrates spring with free cones for a cause
Author: 0 Dairy Queen celebrates spring with free cones for a cause

They will also be accepting optional donations for Duke Children's Hospital and Health Center. Customers can claim their cones at participating non-mall locations . Dairy Queen fans and franchises helped the company bring in almost $300,000 in one day past year, the company adds. Please note, there is a limit of one cone per person.

Business Shah Rukh Khan And Katrina Kaif - Having An Ice Cream Romance
Author: 0 Shah Rukh Khan And Katrina Kaif - Having An Ice Cream Romance

There was a different cast on board and Shah Rukh sir wasn't part of it. Well, Rai is seen giving a smile in the picture. Social media has been going gaga over Shah Rukh's recreation as he has ditched K.k.k.Kiran for K.k...k Katrina. She captioned the image, "Icecream के बाद". Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif are now busy shooting for their upcoming film, Zero . It seems like Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif can't get enough of each other when it comes to pulling each other's leg and ...

Business Claire's Accessories files for bankruptcy in the US
Author: 0 Claire's Accessories files for bankruptcy in the US

The news comes on the heels of Toys R Us announcing the closure of more than 800 stores . The retailer's global subsidiaries are not part of the United States bankruptcy filings, Claire's said in a statement . The company does not expect the restructuring to affect its stores and operations in the United Kingdom and across Europe. Claire's hired Lazard in January to advise on its debt load, which had reached around $2bn.

Business Hammerson Rejects
Author: 0 Hammerson Rejects "Entirely Opportunistic" Klepierre Approach

At 0940 GMT, Hammerson shares were up 26% to 551.40p. Shares in Intu Properties were flat at 204.00p. European shopping centre giant Klepierre has threatened to complicate Hammerson's £3.4 million tie-up with Intu by making a takeover approach for the Birmingham Bullring owner.

Business Micro Focus shares crash as it cuts revenue guidance, CEO resigns
Author: 0 Micro Focus shares crash as it cuts revenue guidance, CEO resigns

Hsu has submitted his resignation in order to spend more time with his family and pursue another opportunity, the company said. He has stepped down immediately, with chief operating officer Stephen Murdoch promoted to take his position. United Kingdom software giant Micro Focus has seen half of its valuation wiped off the London Stock Exchange after posting a sales warning this morning.

Business Facebook Stock Sinks After Cambridge Analytica Report
Author: 0 Facebook Stock Sinks After Cambridge Analytica Report

The social media giant's shares were down 5.36 per cent at $175.17 at the time of writing, slashing almost $4bn (£2.8bn) off of founder Mark Zuckerberg's fortune. Afterward, the professor violated Facebook's terms when he passed along that data to Cambridge Analytica. It also blocked University of Cambridge psychology professor Aleksandr Kogan, the academic who created the app in question.

Business Russia's Putin, in home straight of election campaign,…
Author: 0 Russia's Putin, in home straight of election campaign,…

But I state: such mistake will never be repeated; let Russian Federation know that we are ready to a repulse, and we shall save nine grams of lead for everyone who comes with a sword to us", the Ukrainian leader said in Kramatorsk. According to the Ukrainian president, Kiev will compile a list of those who helped organize the Russian presidential election in Crimea . It is not clear how many Russian citizens are in Ukraine and plan to vote on Sunday.

Business Alibaba commits to Lazada with fresh $2bn investment
Author: 0 Alibaba commits to Lazada with fresh $2bn investment

Alibaba gained control of the Singapore-based company way back in 2016 with an initial investment of $1 billion. Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on the role of senior advisor to the Alibaba Group, to assist in the transition and future worldwide growth strategy.

Business New Parkland school massacre surveillance video released
Author: 0 New Parkland school massacre surveillance video released

Following the National School Walkout , the song, "Shine", has been released on iTunes and other streaming platforms, where it's gaining the attention and support of celebrities like Miley Cyrus. "That being said I would imagine the majority of the students really didn't understand or know why they were out there", Howard said. Sean Jenkins: They followed through with the detentions.

Business Korean minister in 'constructive' talks in Sweden
Author: 0 Korean minister in 'constructive' talks in Sweden

The pair met Saturday at the Foreign Ministry in Stockholm as scores of reporters waited outside in sub-zero temperatures. If North Korea agrees to the talks, they would offer an opportunity for Pyongyang to break its silence on what Seoul says is Kim's desire to meet Trump and Moon and his willingness to freeze his country's nuclear and missile programs.

Business A family's dog was mistakenly flown to Japan instead of Kansas
Author: 0 A family's dog was mistakenly flown to Japan instead of Kansas

United Express flight 3996 from Newark to St. Louis diverted to Akron to drop off a pet that had been loaded onto this flight mistakenly. It was a 12-hour flight. Kara and Joseph Swindle and their two children are in the process of moving from Salem to Wichita. The airline on Tuesday similarly placed a 10-year-old German shepherd named Irgo on a plane to Japan instead of the one traveling to his intended destination in Kansas City, Mo .

Business High school students organize rally for bipartisan gun reform
Author: 0 High school students organize rally for bipartisan gun reform

Indigo Funk, a student who attended, said , "The turnout was incredible, the entire tri [the central plaza at Ukiah High] was filled with people and everyone was silent". "At first, I assumed someone would organize it, and a couple of days before the event, I spread the word through social media and word of mouth", Bulman said.

Business Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats in escalating row over spy's poisoning
Author: 0 Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats in escalating row over spy's poisoning

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he hoped that former double agent Sergei Skripal recovers from a nerve agent attack in Britain so that he can shed light on what happened, Russian state news agency TASS reported. "It threatens the security of us all", the statement said. "We call on Russian Federation to live up to its responsibilities as a member of the UN Security Council to uphold global peace and security", the joint statement said.

Author: 0 United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident in a week

In Akron, he says passengers saw a pet crate was the only cargo unloaded before the flight took off again for St. Louis. The animal was mistakenly boarded onto the plane instead of a flight to Akron, Ohio. The pet was delivered safely to its owners and all passengers on the flight were compensated, United said. We provided compensation to all customers on board for the diversion, ' a spokesman told DailyMail.com.

Business USA investigates air bag failures in fatal Hyundai, Kia auto crashes
Author: 0 USA investigates air bag failures in fatal Hyundai, Kia auto crashes

The Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) is now aware of six crashes with significant collision related damage events involving Hyundai and Kia models where air bags failed to deploy in frontal crashes. The agency said the airbag control module was built by ZF Friedrichshafen-TRW, a German auto supplier that acquired TRW Automotive Holdings Corp in 2015.

Business South Korea Aims For High-Level Talks About Talks With North
Author: 0 South Korea Aims For High-Level Talks About Talks With North

US President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his plan to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un by the end of May during a call with South Korea's president, voicing "cautious optimism" over recent developments, the White House says. "To me, the case is simple", he told journalists. "This is Cold War Mark II". "We are a country that is militarily non-aligned and have a longstanding presence in North Korea, and with the trust we enjoy we think we can play a role", he said.

Author: 0 Enbridge Energy Management Llc (EEQ) Facts and Figures

The stock decreased 1.89% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $50.88. About 388,613 shares traded. It is up 20.82% since March 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Its up 44.13% from 323,600 shares previously. Hightower Advsr Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.01% or 76,220 shares in its portfolio. South Texas Money Mgmt Limited holds 0.09% or 47,758 shares in its portfolio.