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Business Pilots struggled to land jet after midair engine explosion
Author: 0 Pilots struggled to land jet after midair engine explosion

Southwest has been under intense scrutiny since April 17, when a fan blade on the Boeing 737's CFM56 jet engine broke apart mid-flight, shattering a window and almost sucking a woman out of the plane. That suggests that the crack grew relatively quickly, but investigators didn't provide any timeline. Fragments from the engine inlet and cowling struck the wing and fuselage, resulting in a rapid depressurization after the loss of one passenger window.

Business Norwegian Air Rebuffs Two Takeover Bids From British Airways Owner IAG
Author: 0 Norwegian Air Rebuffs Two Takeover Bids From British Airways Owner IAG

IAG appeared happy to wait before making its next move. "But sure, if the price is right, it's clear that everything is for sale", he said. Walsh was downbeat on Norwegian's future. "If anything happens, we will disclose it as we are required to do", he said. Non-fuel costs, based on the number of available seats and the distance flown, were down 5.7 percent before exceptional items.

Business BSNL takes on Jio with Rs. 349 prepaid plan
Author: 0 BSNL takes on Jio with Rs. 349 prepaid plan

Vodafone has just launched a Rs 349 prepaid recharge plan for its customers to take on Reliance Jio and its closest rival Airtel in the country. The Rs. Coming back to Vodafone's ₹349 prepaid plan, it competes with Jio's ₹299 plan that offers the same benefits with same validity. Under the latest plan, Vodafone is also offering unlimited local/STD and roaming calls to any network in India and 100 SMS daily along with the data offer.

Author: 0 Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Sells 37 Shares of Amazon.com

Amazon.Com Inc now has $761.65 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.15% or $2.395 during the last trading session, touching $1572.075.Currently Amazon.com, Inc.is uptrending after 76.78% change in last May 4, 2017. The Connecticut-based Columbus Circle Invsts has invested 2.59% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Friday, April 29 with "Buy" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained Medical Facilities Corporation (TSE:DR) on Tuesday, November 22 with "Outperform" rating.

Business Alibaba stock gains after revenue and earnings beat expectations
Author: 0 Alibaba stock gains after revenue and earnings beat expectations

The company had a trading volume of 20,631,609 shares, compared to its average volume of 19,380,674. STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE:STOR) has risen 4.52% since May 4, 2017 and is uptrending. In total 16 analysts cover Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ). Therefore 95% are positive. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has $250.0 highest and $210.0 lowest target.

Business Southwest unveils California points for Hawaii service
Author: 0 Southwest unveils California points for Hawaii service

Southwest Airlines revealed the four continental U.S. cities from which it plans to operate flights to Hawaii as it moves closer to selling tickets for the service. Southwest Airlines is based in Dallas and is the nation's fourth largest airline. The pilots of a Southwest Airlines jet struggled to handle the plane after an engine blew apart at 32,000 feet over Berks County last month.

Business Reddit Likely to Bring Back Bitcoin Payments, Add Ethereum and Litecoin Support
Author: 0 Reddit Likely to Bring Back Bitcoin Payments, Add Ethereum and Litecoin Support

In the recent interview , Christopher Slowe , the CTO of Reddit also named issues related to bitcoin's transaction fees as a factor to disable Bitcoin payments in March. When asked if it was just Bitcoin payments that the platform was considering accepting on their second venture into cryptocurrency adoption, Slowe added that the platform had been looking at other cryptocurrencies - namely fellow Coinbase staples Ethereum and Litecoin .

Author: 0 Trending Stocks in Review: Match Group, Inc. (MTCH), Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on MTCH shares. Match Group, Inc. ( MTCH ) analysts on average have given a price target of $42.56 on MTCH stock. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 721,437 shares of company stock valued at $28,580,747. Evercore downgraded Match Group , Inc. When we see the company's Volatility, it now has a monthly volatility of 4.91% and weekly volatility of 10.13%.

Business HSBC's $2bn share buyback fails to win over investors
Author: 0 HSBC's $2bn share buyback fails to win over investors

HSBC also took a surprise US$897 million in provisions against expected settlements for past misconduct cases, which it said included a US Department of Justice investigation into its sale of toxic mortgage-backed securities. and BNP Paribas SA. In the first quarter, adjusted pre-tax profit hit $6.03bn, or 3 per cent lower than the same period a year ago, but slightly above analyst expectations of $6bn.

Business Fed leaves rates unchanged, says inflation near goal
Author: 0 Fed leaves rates unchanged, says inflation near goal

AIG shares dropped after the insurer reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit, while Cardinal Health declined after the drug distributor cut its annual earnings forecast. The US private sector added a net of 204,000 jobs in April, the sixth straight month where jobs added exceeded the 200k level. Now that the non-news (as against fake news) is out of the way, there was some important information about the members' perceptions of inflation in the Committee's statement.

Business Freight train derails, halts SEPTA, Amtrak service
Author: 0 Freight train derails, halts SEPTA, Amtrak service

A freight train derailed in Ridley Park around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night and it's causing traffic and commuter trouble this morning. No injuries were reported . Amtrak trains were operating on a delay, until service was suspended around 5 a.m. Trains could be seen using the stretch by lunch time. The derailed train was on the inside set of the southbound tracks.

Business McHappy Day a big success
Author: 0 McHappy Day a big success

Guests can also support families through a $1 RMHC donation button that will appear on all self-order kiosks in restaurants and can order McHappy Day menu items through McDelivery™ with Uber Eats. Staff from Ronald McDonald House were spread across the province on Wednesday, including Lloydminster, Meadow Lake, the Battlefords, Prince Albert and within Saskatoon.

Business Post Offices asks communities to Stamp Out Hunger
Author: 0 Post Offices asks communities to Stamp Out Hunger

Families already struggling, find it even more hard to meet the extra need for food. Letter carriers will collect these food donations as they deliver the mail and take them to local food banks. Led by letter carriers represented by the National Association of Letter Carriers (AFL-CIO), with help from rural letter carriers, other postal employees and other volunteers, the drive has delivered more than one billion pounds of food the past 22 years.

Business Marathon Oil Corp. Q1 adjusted earnings Beat Estimates
Author: 0 Marathon Oil Corp. Q1 adjusted earnings Beat Estimates

About 34,494 shares traded or 0.08% up from the average. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) has risen 4.69% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. Macquarie Gru holds 0.01% or 119,267 shares in its portfolio. 367.91 million shares or 3.23% less from 380.18 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

Business Ex-Volkswagen CEO charged in U.S. over diesel emissions scandal
Author: 0 Ex-Volkswagen CEO charged in U.S. over diesel emissions scandal

It has since cost the company more than $30bn in fines, fixes and compensation to date - the majority of the sum in the United States as its behaviour broke American law. Prosecutors say Winterkorn knew of the company's emissions cheating as early as May 2014 but chose to continue with the fraud, the Justice Department said in a statement.

Business How much does Amazon Prime cost per year?
Author: 0 How much does Amazon Prime cost per year?

Amazon's chief financial officer Brian Olsavsky made the announcement, outlining plans to increase the annual fee from $99 to $119. The change will take effect May 11 for new customers and June 16 for customers renewing subscriptions. The student discount also inflated to $59 per year. The price was originally $79 before it increased to $99 that year. Anyone who isn't a student can get a free trial of Amazon Prime for 30 days.

Business Frontier Airlines contractor stabbed to death at Philly airport
Author: 0 Frontier Airlines contractor stabbed to death at Philly airport

The gored individual was transported to a local hospital but eventually died from his injuries . No passengers were involved. The officer declined to release any additional details, citing an ongoing investigation. In 2018, the airline set out on an ambitious plan to improve customer relations. This is a developing story . The battle between the three Worldwide Flight Services employees, who were shrunk by the aircraft to clean planes , supposedly turned physical, driving one of the ...

Business Last Week Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Ratings
Author: 0 Last Week Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Ratings

The average target GBX 1048.44 is 6.82% above the last (GBX 981.5) price. Weir Group has a 12 month low of GBX 1,696 ($23.65) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,326 ($32.44). 4 funds opened positions while 10 raised stakes. Hsbc Holdings Public holds 0% or 11,247 shares. IMI plc designs, manufactures, and services engineered products that control the precise movement of fluids worldwide.

Business Liverpool in Champions League final despite loss
Author: 0 Liverpool in Champions League final despite loss

The journey of the two teams in the competition has been contrasting, to say the least. Liverpool's Sadio Mane was their most potent attacking threat and put them ahead after nine minutes, but a weird own goal by James Milner levelled for Roma.

Business SEC Seeking Jay Z Testimony on Rocawear-Iconix Deal
Author: 0 SEC Seeking Jay Z Testimony on Rocawear-Iconix Deal

Carter had no role in that reporting or Iconix' s other actions as a public company", the rep said. According to Bloomberg , Jay-Z's first SEC subpoena came in November 2017. Simply asserting he does not have relevant information will likely not be enough for Carter to be allowed to ignore the subpoena, Chase said. The agency pointed to a continued partnership involving Jay-Z, one that continued after 2007.

Author: 0 Featured Stock to Focus: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $66.19. About 13.27M shares traded or 97.27% up from the average. Activision Blizzard , Inc. The stock of Visa Inc. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Friday, February 9 by Barclays Capital. Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 insider sales for $157.83 million activity.

Business India's gold demand dropped 12% in January-March quarter
Author: 0 India's gold demand dropped 12% in January-March quarter

Lack of investment in first-quarter 2018 demand for gold sent overall demand for the yellow metal to its lowest level since the first quarter of 2008. Demand in China was buoyed by holiday demand and the United States demand continued to improve in response to the supportive economic backdrop. One standout area was central bank holdings, up 42% at 116 mt.

Business Canada's trade deficit surges to record $4.1B in March
Author: 0 Canada's trade deficit surges to record $4.1B in March

Record high imports helped push Canada's trade deficit to a record for March as it grew to $4.1 billion, Statistics Canada said Thursday. Meanwhile, exports increased 3.7% to $47.6 billion boosted by the aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts sector as well as farm, fishing and intermediate food products and energy products.

Business Bitcoin Pops, Goldman Sachs Creeps Into Crypto
Author: 0 Bitcoin Pops, Goldman Sachs Creeps Into Crypto

Another issue the bank has to deal with if it wants to trade actual bitcoin is how to hold the virtual currency while protecting it from being stolen by hackers. "It resonates with us when a client says, 'I want to hold bitcoin or bitcoin futures because I think it is an alternate store of value", Ms Yared said.

Business Asus Zenfone Live L1 Android Go Smartphone Unveiled with 18:9 Display
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone Live L1 Android Go Smartphone Unveiled with 18:9 Display

The smartphone will be exclusively available via Flipkart at 12PM IST. Apart from that, the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 gets improvements on gyroscope functionality, audio parameters, and more. As mentioned, the key highlight of the new update is the Face Recognition feature, meant to unlock the smartphone. Compared to the Redmi Note 5 Pro , the ZenFone Max Pro M1 appears to have got an upper hand in terms of speed of updates, apart from pricing.

Business Trading Watch on Shares of Extraction Oil & Gas Inc (XOG)
Author: 0 Trading Watch on Shares of Extraction Oil & Gas Inc (XOG)

Geode Cap Management Limited Liability Com, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 295,008 shares. The company had revenue of $214.03 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $198.51 million. The price of COG is now at a -23.59% to its one-year price target of 31.16. Icahn Enterprises LP had 5 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Business Brinks truck drops thousands of dollars on I-70 in Indiana
Author: 0 Brinks truck drops thousands of dollars on I-70 in Indiana

According to Fox 59, bags of money totalling $600,000 (£441,360) fell from a Brinks Security truck after its doors flew open. Those who picked up the money are urged to contact state police to return the money. Troopers say people were jumping over fences from the adjacent neighborhood to stuff their pockets with money, WTTV reported. State police said anyone who stopped to take the money could face theft charges.

Business Shares Of InterGlobe Aviation, Operator Of IndiGo, Plunge 18% On Weak Q4
Author: 0 Shares Of InterGlobe Aviation, Operator Of IndiGo, Plunge 18% On Weak Q4

Net profit of plunged 73 per cent to Rs 118 crore as compared to the same quarter past year, according to its filing with the stock exchanges. Last week, the company had announced that its president, Aditya Ghosh , would step down after 10 years with the company and it would consider naming Gregory Taylor, an airline sector veteran, as his successor in the coming months.

Business Janhvi Kapoor looks lovely in late Sridevi's saree
Author: 0 Janhvi Kapoor looks lovely in late Sridevi's saree

Late actress Sridevi's husband Boney Kapoor and daughters Janhvi and Khushi have arrived to pick the legendary actress' award for her role in MOM; she has been conferred with the award in Best Actor (Female) category. At the National Film Awards , Boney remembered his late wife and the legacy she has left behind. The actress received appreciation from all over for her performance in the film with co-starred Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Author: 0 Goodyear Tire and Rubber Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.14 (NASDAQ:GT)

It has outperformed by 21.92% the S&P500. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can increased its stake in Goodyear Tire and Rubber by 19.7% during the 4th quarter. 11/1/2017-KeyCorp Reiterated Rating of Buy. BidaskClub raised shares of Goodyear Tire and Rubber from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, January 26th.

Author: 0 Anticipated $0.13 EPS for Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (CDR) on May, 3

It has underperformed by 34.56% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 37,189 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.54M, down from 54,856 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The brokerage presently has a "buy" rating on the real estate investment trust's stock. Therefore 23% are positive. McKesson Corporation had 83 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Business Iranian Lawmaker Warns Of Response To Israeli 'Aggression' In Syria
Author: 0 Iranian Lawmaker Warns Of Response To Israeli 'Aggression' In Syria

The theme of Netanyahu's performance was that Iran had lied about never having had a nuclear weapons program, and that the 55,000 pages of documents and 183 CDs lifted by Mossad proved it. Mr Guterres called on the USA leader not to withdraw from the deal, saying that it risked a real possibility of war if the agreement was not maintained.

Author: 0 Research Report For Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

It has underperformed by 26.49% the S&P500. According to 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange form the Lombard Odier Asset Management Switzerland Sa reduced its holdings in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( BABA ) by 14.31%. (NYSEAMERICAN:SRCI) earned "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday , January 5. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, February 13 by Citigroup.

Business Autopsy favors police story in shooting of Stephon Clark
Author: 0 Autopsy favors police story in shooting of Stephon Clark

The private autopsy, performed by Dr. Bennet Omalu, done at the request of the Clark family , said Clark was shot eight times - with seven of those shots hitting him from behind. The slaying set off weeks of protests. The autopsy report contains two documents . "Now comes the argument, 'Well he was taking drugs.' Now comes the argument, 'Well, look at the autopsy the police have, '" said Berry Accius, a community activist in Meadowview.

Business Apple logs record first-half growth in India
Author: 0 Apple logs record first-half growth in India

Crow Point Partners LLC grew its position in shares of Apple by 100.0% in the 3rd quarter. In its quarterly report on Tuesday, Apple said it would earmark $100 billion for a new share repurchase program, succeeding a $210 billion buyback program that started in 2012 and will wrap up this quarter - roughly nine months ahead of schedule.

Business Emergency officials prepare plan in case of severe weather
Author: 0 Emergency officials prepare plan in case of severe weather

However, they will not survey the area at this time due to the continuing severe weather threat . Not only will this help our weather team focus on storms that could become risky over the next hour, but it provides an assessment of the likelihood of one type of hazard over another.

Business Sprint Posts Best Quarter Ever, Deflating Merger Justification
Author: 0 Sprint Posts Best Quarter Ever, Deflating Merger Justification

The combination of the companies will include spectrum holdings, more than $6 billion cost synergies, and network scale. After trying to iron out a deal for years, T-Mobile will buy Sprint. Combes was lauded as a "turnaround specialist" when hired by Sprint. Sprint has dramatically improved its products and services and is increasingly garnering top awards from third-party experts - including Nielsen, Ookla and RootMetrics - for network reliability, speed, text and call quality.

Business CBA secretly loses 20 million accounts
Author: 0 CBA secretly loses 20 million accounts

Sullivan said in May 2016 the country's largest bank found it had lost two magnetic tapes containing 15 years of data on customer names, addresses and account numbers for 19.8 million accounts. The bank searched for the tapes and let its regulator know they were gone, but it never told the customers whose data was lost. They did not contain passwords, PINs or any other data that could be used for account fraud.

Business Facebook Tests Out New Hate Speech Button For Some Users
Author: 0 Facebook Tests Out New Hate Speech Button For Some Users

That question was under every Facebook post Tuesday morning. Facebook users can appeal the shutdown of their account but not of their individual posts. Congress that the company is looking into how to effectively use AI to identify hate speech, although he noted the process is hard. Clearly, Facebook is not a fan of pet adoption .

Business Philly duo settle with Starbucks, city
Author: 0 Philly duo settle with Starbucks, city

Also on Wednesday, Starbucks announced that it had reached an agreement with Nelson and Robinson that will include an undisclosed financial settlement "as well as continued listening and dialogue between the parties and specific action and opportunity".

Business Southwest flight makes unplanned landing in Cleveland with broken window
Author: 0 Southwest flight makes unplanned landing in Cleveland with broken window

Marty Martinez, who was also on the previous flight, spoke with reporters and described what happened. The plane landed safely at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Executives said last week that this had cost the airline bookings into May and up to $100 million in lost revenue. A passenger on the flight sent a photo of the window to her son, Twitter user Ryan Holly, who was one of the first to publicly bring attention to the broken window.

Author: 0 U.S. inflation in March hits Fed goal

The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, rose 0.66 percent at 92.451 in late trading. Technology sector results so far - at least from the likes of Amazon , Alphabet, Microsoft, Samsung and SAP - have broadly beaten forecasts for Q1 and the overall aggregate USA earnings growth is tracking seven-year highs of nearly 25 per cent.