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Business Retail stock to avoid: Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD)
Author: 0 Retail stock to avoid: Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD)

The company that runs the Sears and Kmart department stores said Tuesday is sees "substantial doubt" that the business has a future. The next month, Sears sold one of its most famous brands, Craftsman tools, to Stanley Black & Decker as part of a restructure hoping to cut $1 billion in costs.

Business S.Korea's Park in custody after court orders arrest
Author: 0 S.Korea's Park in custody after court orders arrest

Park gave an eight-hour testimony at the same court on Thursday (March 30). The Constitutional Court's impeachment ruling stripped Park of her presidential immunity and cleared the way for prosecutors to seek her arrest. Park begins serving as first lady. Choi is already on trial for forcing top local firms including the tech giant to "donate" almost $70 million to non-profit foundations which she allegedly used for personal gain, while Lee has been indicted for bribery and other offences.

Business Final Four teams begin preparations for semis in Arizona
Author: 0 Final Four teams begin preparations for semis in Arizona

Players could swap spots, cut backdoor along the baseline or drive through the lane, but they only attempted safe baskets. The Bulldogs are averaging 92.8 points per game in the tournament. Additionally, SEC Network's coverage will include live look ins and features from the site of the NCAA Women's Final Four in Dallas, Texas, and the NCAA Men's Final Four in Glendale, Ariz., as well as segments hosted by Dari Nowkhah from the Charlotte, N.C., studio.

Business GST inches closer to July rollout as LS passes four key legislations
Author: 0 GST inches closer to July rollout as LS passes four key legislations

Criticising various provisions in the proposed GST regime, Moily said it will be a "technological nightmare" and the anti-profiteering provisions in it are "far too draconian". Responding to the concerns expressed by members on bringing agriculturists within the ambit of GST , he said the GST bill have provided a definition of agriculturists for the objective of exemption from registration.

Business No hand baggage stamping at seven Indian airports from April 1
Author: 0 No hand baggage stamping at seven Indian airports from April 1

Seven airports across India will do away with stamping and tagging of hand baggage from April 1, the government announced Thursday. "We have put in place the required security systems that will help us in ushering in this passenger-friendly move", CISF director general O P Singh was quoted as saying in the report.

Author: 0 US, UK To Ban Electronics On Certain Flights

The US Department of Homeland Security say explosives could be hidden in such devices, citing the 2015 airliner downing in Egypt, the 2016 attempted airliner downing in Somalia, and the 2016 attacks against airports in Brussels and Istanbul.

Author: 0 Dutch coach Blind ponders on future after World Cup setback

Within 24 hours, the KNVB had wielded the axe following a meeting between Blind, professional football director Jean Paul Decossaux and technical director Hans van Breukelen. Blind is the second Dutch coach to have vacated the position during the time since, with Guus Hiddink having departed in June 2015 after losing five of his ten matches in charge.

Business Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, charges jump
Author: 0 Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, charges jump

Toshiba said in a statement that it filed the Chapter 11 petition in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of NY. "Today, we have taken action to put Westinghouse on a path to resolve our AP1000 financial challenges while protecting our core businesses", said interim president & CEO José Emeterio Gutiérrez.

Business White House coy on claim it informed House intel chief
Author: 0 White House coy on claim it informed House intel chief

That closely maps with how Rep. Devin Nunes described the information he viewed at the White House last week, and subsequently briefed Trump on during a hastily arranged session. Nunes' unusual decision to bypass his committee and go straight to the president last Wednesday - with documents that Trump later suggested somewhat vindicated his accusation that President Barack Obama had wiretapped Trump Tower - fueled speculation that the White House had orchestrated the stunt to distract the ...

Business Russia says oil cuts may be extended amid high compliance
Author: 0 Russia says oil cuts may be extended amid high compliance

Now OPEC is angling to extend the production cuts by six months. The reason for this change of wording was not immediately clear.' data-reactid="19" The reason for this change of wording was not immediately clear. "More has to be done", said Kuwaiti Oil Minister Issam A. Almarzooq, chair of the organization's compliance committee, Sunday. Still, Goldman Sachs said the market was rebalancing and it may not be necessary to keep output curbed.

Author: 0 Glencore PLC 31.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Credit Suisse

Therefore 100% are positive. National Grid PLC had 135 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. According to a report issued to investors by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, shares of Berendsen Plc (LON:BRSN) had their rating downgraded by analysts to "Underperform".

Business Global Flange Safety Valves Market 2017 Industry Growth with CAGR in Forecast
Author: 0 Global Flange Safety Valves Market 2017 Industry Growth with CAGR in Forecast

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Author: 0 Trump Approves Keystone Pipeline to Advance Agenda of 'Special Interests'

The pipeline would also further strengthen the bonds between the two key North American producers and increase the interdependence of the United States on Canada, as a source of imported oil, over OPEC and other producers. state of Nebraska, and from there the oil will transported to the coast of the Gulf of Mexico through existing lines. It would move roughly 800,000 barrels of oil per day.

Author: 0 Self-driving Ubers back in action in SF following Arizona crash

The on-demand ride service grounded its test fleet of self-driving cars pending an investigation into a crash of an Uber autonomous vehicle in Arizona. However, a survey over the threads on Reddit revealed that many folks aren't blaming this accident on Uber. There were two people in Uber's self-driving vehicle as a standby measure.

Business Trump Signs Law Quietly Undercutting Obama's Protections For LGBTQ Workers
Author: 0 Trump Signs Law Quietly Undercutting Obama's Protections For LGBTQ Workers

The repeal of Executive Order 13673, although it most directly impacts the LGBT community, has implications for a wide swath of federal regulation created to prevent discrimination against women and minority communities. After taking office, Trump said he wouldn't roll back Obama's executive orders in reference to LGBTs. Lambda Legal CEO Rachel B. Tiven said: "This sends a message that the government condones discrimination".

Author: 0 USA 'squabbles' and 'lies' keeping Trump away from a meeting, Putin says

However, the contacts of our diplomats in the United States are limited. Putin said that the authorities were systematically pressing for struggle against corruption. To force the situation to the point of the 1960s [Cuban missile] crisis? Russian Federation considers the USA a great power, and would like to get its relationship with Washington back on track, and claims alleging anything else are lies and fiction, Putin said.

Author: 0 Australia: Cyclone Debbie continues to wreak havoc

NSW SES Mid North Coast Region Controller Tony Day said the remnants of ex-tropical cyclones are hard to predict. "Thankfully the extent of the damage here is not as widespread as we first anticipated", she said, but added after visiting Proserpine that a huge recovery effort was needed.

Author: 0 Azerbaijan Interested in Extension of Oil Output Cut Deal - Energy Ministry

US crude imports fell last week by 543,000 barrels per day. West Texas Intermediate for May delivery was at $49.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down 6 cents, at 12:42 p.m.in London. Still, the EIA data is bullish when compared with consensus estimates, which were calling for a 2 million barrel increase in crude inventories week-over-week, according to KLR Group analysts.

Business Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL pipeline approval
Author: 0 Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL pipeline approval

The suits are likely the first of a flurry of courthouse challenges to the president's decision. TransCanada, in the filing, said some petitioners have tried to manufacture a legal interest in the proceedings, a requirement to become an intervener, by making donations or buying small interests in land near the proposed Keystone XL route.

Business This Flip-Flop At Key Oil Meeting Adds To OPEC Confusion
Author: 0 This Flip-Flop At Key Oil Meeting Adds To OPEC Confusion

USA crude oil output has already risen 8.3 percent since mid-2016 to 9.13 million barrels per day (bpd). OPEC considers a six-month extension for its production cut, as stated by Kuwait's Minister of Oil, Issam Almarzooq, on Sunday, following a meeting in Kuwait.

Business USA temporarily bans electronic devices on some Middle Eastern and African flights
Author: 0 USA temporarily bans electronic devices on some Middle Eastern and African flights

It is unclear which airlines would fall under the ban. The U.S. order affects direct flights to the U.S. from 10 airports in eight countries: Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Turkey and Morocco. United States authorities said the measure is the result of intelligence showing a risk for terrorist activity involving commercial aviation. Officials said that they believe a threat to the USA would be negated if a passenger transferred through a secondary city ...

Author: 0 Samsung's DJ Koh says Galaxy S8 sales will surpass S7 record

Other than the size difference, however, the two phones are basically identical. While the larger variant sports a 3,500 mAh battery the smaller version stores 3,000mAh. The previously announced Gear VR headset upgrade, which now includes a hand-held controller, was announced to be available in April. On Thursday, Microsoft said it would said sell special versions of the S8 and S8+ directly in its USA retail stores.

Author: 0 Sears bankruptcy? How many Sears, Kmart stores remain in the US?

While many stores in the plaza - including Toys R U.S. and the Hylan Plaza Movie Theater - have closed, Kmart is still operating. But its once-proud brands have mostly been forgotten by the modern American shopper. Sears same-store sales dropped 12.3% due to depressed sales of appliances, clothing, consumer electronics and tools, and Kmart same-store sales fell 8%, due to depressed sales of consumer electronics, toys, clothing and grocery and household goods.

Business Paul Ryan: I don't want to work with Democrats on health care
Author: 0 Paul Ryan: I don't want to work with Democrats on health care

Ryan, R-Wis., said Wednesday that Obamacare will cause a "collapse" of the American health-care system. "We should give people choices". "And that's not, that's hardly a conservative thing". "And I know that he wants to get things done with the Republican Congress". Trump initially blamed Democrats for not supporting the new bill. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) told Politico on Tuesday that Trump "moved so far over to the right that it's virtually impossible to work with ...

Author: 0 Samsung Electronics says won't sell refurbished Note 7s in the US

Then the device will be sold as a refurbished device at a cheaper price. A Samsung Galaxy Note 7 rests on a counter after it was returned to a Best Buy on September 15 in Orem, Utah. The company estimated it took a $5.5 billion profit hit over three quarters from the Note 7's troubles. More than three million Note 7s were sold before the phones were withdrawn from the market.

Author: 0 Joaquín Castro: Don't Turn Trump-Russia Investigation Into A Witch Hunt

Last July, Russian intelligence agencies began orchestrating the release of hacked emails stolen in a breach of the Democratic National Committee and associated organizations, as well as email accounts belonging to Clinton campaign officials, according to US intelligence agencies.

Business Garde Capital Inc. Takes Position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE)
Author: 0 Garde Capital Inc. Takes Position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE)

Finally, Maxim Group lifted their price target on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from $22.00 to $25.00 and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, December 5th. The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4%. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide copyright & trademark laws.

Author: 0 Schiff says he will meet with Nunes on Thursday

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., recuse himself because he has appeared to be coordinating with the White House. The California Republican, who was a member of Trump's presidential transition team, has said he met with a secret source last week on White House grounds to review classified material that showed Trump associates' communications had been captured in "incidental" surveillance of foreigners in November, December and January.

Author: 0 United States and UK ban electronic devices in carry-on luggage onboard aircraft

Following the move by the US, the British government announced a similar restriction on different airlines, citing terror threats. The US ban affected nine airlines flying from 10 specific airports in Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar and the UAE, including Dubai, the world's busiest airport for worldwide travellers.

Author: 0 Toshiba approves bankruptcy for USA atomic unit

The Wall Street Journal writes that the development threatens to complicate US-Japanese relations, as Westinghouse's Japanese parent company, Toshiba, backs out of US nuclear projects under construction. Toshiba had originally hoped to sell its majority stake in Westinghouse . Toshiba admitted the Chapter 11 filing would lead serious negotiations between the company, the units, and the creditors.

Author: 0 Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

But Trump has said that China "has done little to help" in countering the belligerence of North Korea, a country he said in a tweet was "behaving very badly" and had been "playing the United States for years". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also brought about a cooling in the relationship between the two nations when he suggested that the U.S. should block access to artificial islands that China is building in disputed waters amid a build-up in military presence in the South China Sea.

Business Checking the Overall Picture for Red Hat, Inc. (RHT)
Author: 0 Checking the Overall Picture for Red Hat, Inc. (RHT)

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Red Hat, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 6.36%, where Monthly Performance is 3.22%, Quarterly performance is 21.79%, 6 Months performance is 9.83% and yearly performance percentage is 17.68%.

Author: 0 USA internet providers can now sell search history

If the bill goes into law, the FCC can't implement any similar rules. "Broadband providers know deeply personal information about us and our families", Pelosi said on the House floor. "There should not be one standard for internet service providers and another for other online companies". Now - and for the foreseeable future - customers must opt-out to stop the sharing of both sensitive and nonsensitive data.

Author: 0 Israel's Netanyahu Says He's Committed To Work With Trump on Peace Efforts

Nikki Haley was addressing the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference for the first time since President Donald Trump named her Washington's United Nations envoy. In addition, Netanyahu also wants to discuss with Trump ways and means of dealing with Iran, but the new USA administration is still formulating its policy on the Islamic Republic, according to the report.

Business OPEC to Look at Extending Oil Production Cuts
Author: 0 OPEC to Look at Extending Oil Production Cuts

Opec and 11 other major producers including Russian Federation agreed previous year to slash production, spurring a 20 percent increase in Brent crude prices during the last five weeks of 2016. Crude prices trimmed earlier gain in Asia on Wednesday an output disruption in Libya and shrugged off a larger than expected build in US inventories as estimated by an industry group and awaited official government figures later in the day.

Business Legal Issues in the Trump Travel Ban Fight: QuickTake Scorecard
Author: 0 Legal Issues in the Trump Travel Ban Fight: QuickTake Scorecard

A federal judge in Hawaii questioned government attorneys Wednesday who urged him to narrow his order blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban because suspending the nation's refugee program has no effect on the state. That argument failed to persuade the judge, who noted that it came only after a federal judge in Maryland, in issuing a separate block of the visa suspension, said it was unclear whether the refugee ban was also motivated by religious bias.

Business A look at latest ruling on Trump administration travel ban
Author: 0 A look at latest ruling on Trump administration travel ban

The Trump administration has chosen not to appeal Watson's decision, but instead to appeal a Maryland court ruling . The implied message in the revised ban is like a "neon sign flashing " Muslim ban, Muslim ban" that the government didn't bother to turn off, state Attorney General Douglas Chin told the judge.

Author: 0 Just the Facts on Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

Digital Realty Trust now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $110.42. In the duration of 12 months Vornado Realty Trust's share price has increased by 8.39% to 99.7 from 91.98. Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares. Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) REIT - Diversified prevailing Dividend Yield is 2.85% that has a Payout Ratio of 57.80%.

Author: 0 Hurdles Still Remain For Keystone XL Pipeline

That reverses former President Barack Obama's 2015 decision to reject the controversial pipeline. "This is a significant milestone for the Keystone XL project", Russ Girling, TransCanada's president and chief executive, said in a video release.

Business Opec considers extending output cut by 6 months
Author: 0 Opec considers extending output cut by 6 months

In November 2016, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) member states reached an accord to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels per day for the first half of 2017 to boost global oil prices. OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar Ali Luaibi and UAE Energy Minister Suhail Mohamed Faraj Mazrouei also attended the Sunday meeting.

Author: 0 Russian Federation fight threatens intel panel's work

He also described Nunes' announcement that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had agreed to speak with the intelligence committee as a ploy aimed at deflecting attention. Mike Rogers could return to answer more committee questions in closed session. Some work! On March 22, I learned with the rest of America that Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, hustled over that very day to the White House.

Author: 0 South Korea Bans Brazilian Chicken Over Rotten Meat Scandal

According to reports, Brazilian meat is exported to more than 150 countries, with sales in 2016 reaching US$5.9 billion (RM24.64 billion) for poultry and US$4.3 billion (RM18.92 billion) for beef. The move is a drastic change from the government's earlier position, where it showed reluctance to recall the questionable meat, saying a citywide seizure would be too hard to implement.

Business Blue-chip stocks of the day: Sonic Corp. SONC
Author: 0 Blue-chip stocks of the day: Sonic Corp. SONC

By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make investing decision. On the other hand, adjusted net income for the quarter stood at $6.62 million, or $0.15 a share compared with $9.02 million or $0.18 a share, a year ago.

Author: 0 USA vote paves way for sale of personal customer data

Republican commissioners, including Mr Pai, said in October that the rules would unfairly give websites like Facebook, Twitter or Google the ability to harvest more data than Internet service providers and thus further dominate digital advertising.

Author: 0 Oil up on Libya disruptions, but bloated USA market still weighs

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), along with some other producers including Russian Federation, have agreed to cut production by nearly 1.8 million bpd during the first half of the year in order to rein in a global fuel supply overhang and prop up prices.

Author: 0 Federal Budget Includes Higher Costs For Smokers, Drinkers, Transit Riders

Canada's economy is starting to pick up, posting the fastest growth since 2013 in the second-half of past year. The one thing many will remember from this year's budget is the size of the deficit. Anne-Marie Roy, national deputy chair for the Canadian Federation of Students, said her organization wanted to see $50 million earmarked annually as promised during the campaign.