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Business UNC schedules championship celebration for Tuesday evening
Author: 0 UNC schedules championship celebration for Tuesday evening

When North Carolina beat Gonzaga on Monday to win the sixth National Championship in school history, fans back home at Chapel Hill did what they always do: gather on Franklin Street and light victory bonfires. and officials reported that seven people suffered injuries during the celebrations, four of whom suffered burns. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important.

Author: 0 Gamecocks Claim First Women's Hoops Title

Frank Kaminsky had 18 points and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added 16 for Charlotte, which entered the day in 10th place in the East, two games behind Chicago, Indiana and Miami, who were tied for seventh. A basket by Jazzmun Holmes again brought the Bulldogs within four at 54-50 with 6:52 left. That brought a huge cheer from the thousands of Mississippi State fans who made the 8-hour trip from Starkville, Mississippi.

Business Girard Securities Inc. Cuts Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)
Author: 0 Girard Securities Inc. Cuts Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

The Coca-Cola comprises 1.3% of AMF Pensionsforsakring AB's investment portfolio, making the stock its 12th largest position. Looking at this figure it suggests that the shares of The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) is a good investment, however if the market is weaker then it could suggest that the shares are undervalued.

Business Awkward problem with Samsung Galaxy 8
Author: 0 Awkward problem with Samsung Galaxy 8

One of the images clearly shows the SM-G955F code number on the back of the phone, thus hinting towards the Galaxy S8 model. You can forget about enjoying the entire Bixby experience on your Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge, but you can at least have the Bixby Home, something that resembles the Google Now cards.

Business London plans vehicle emissions fee to fight air pollution
Author: 0 London plans vehicle emissions fee to fight air pollution

The ULEZ in 2019 will cover the same area as the existing congestion charging zone. "Now I urge the Government to step up and match my ambition to transform the appalling air we breathe", Khan said. "But every motorist who uses the capital's roads needs to be ready for some pretty big changes that are coming up as London acts to cut harmful emissions which will either hit drivers in the pocket or force them to rethink their choice of vehicle".

Business Spotify Inks Deal with Universal Music Group, Moves Closer to IPO
Author: 0 Spotify Inks Deal with Universal Music Group, Moves Closer to IPO

Since it was founded in 2008, the online music listening service has never been able to generate a net profit, with the majority of its turnover going to the rights holders such as artists, producers and record majors. Universal artist and mega-star Taylor Swift has been a loud critic of Spotify , calling it a "start-up with no cash flow [that] reacted to criticism like a corporate machine".

Business Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stake Maintained by Pentwater Capital Management LP
Author: 0 Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stake Maintained by Pentwater Capital Management LP

The correct version of this story can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/04/04/cigna-investments-inc-new-buys-shares-of-391028-bank-of-america-corp-bac.html. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 6.7%. The firm's revenue was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.27 EPS.

Business Fiat Chrysler and Wells Fargo slide; Tesla advances
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler and Wells Fargo slide; Tesla advances

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0%. The Stock opened today's session at $28.95 and now the price is hovering at $28.51 by showing decrease of -1.35 percent. the EPS stands at 0.29 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.48, suggesting the stock fell short of the analysts' expectations.

Business Oil rises as investors ponder OPEC deal extension
Author: 0 Oil rises as investors ponder OPEC deal extension

Crude oil prices broke a four-day run of losses on Friday, heading higher after OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia said it has cut its oil exports to the US dramatically. Venezuela , Oman and Iraq added their support for a possible extension of global oil-production cuts beyond June as momentum built among Opec members and other crude producers to prolong the strategy to re-balance the market and prop up prices.

Business Mercedes, Bosch Join Forces to Develop Self-Driving Taxis
Author: 0 Mercedes, Bosch Join Forces to Develop Self-Driving Taxis

The autonomous system will now be ready by the beginning of next decade, Daimler said, without disclosing when it had first envisaged the commercial launch of robo-taxis. Bosch and Daimler, then, are aiming for the "end game" where self-driving is concerned - vehicles that can operate themselves without a human at the wheel.

Business Iran concerned over Gen Raheel's joining Saudi-led mily alliance
Author: 0 Iran concerned over Gen Raheel's joining Saudi-led mily alliance

He added that he has no information of connections between Saudi government and former army chief Raheel Sharif, who has been appointed the commander of force. Raheel Sharif reportedly accepted the offer to head the alliance on the condition that countries such as Iran would be invited to join it in order to make it a broad-based initiative and dispel impressions about its sectarian outlook.

Business Inside the new media building at Augusta National
Author: 0 Inside the new media building at Augusta National

And after his quote about affecting other players on Friday, I think he wants the entire field to understand that he is there to win a green jacket, not worry about trying to put the memory of a disastrous 12th hole one time in his career in the rearview mirror.

Business Ralph Lauren restructuring includes closing flagship NYC store
Author: 0 Ralph Lauren restructuring includes closing flagship NYC store

Ralph Lauren Corp RL.N said on Tuesday it would cut jobs and shut its flagship Polo store on Fifth Avenue in New York City, among other office and store locations, as part of a cost-cutting plan. The Polo brand in particular is one of the most recognizable in the world, and it remains strong, Nielsen insisted Tuesday. Among those new retail projects the company is developing is Ralph's Coffee.

Business Park questioned over corruption scandal at detention center
Author: 0 Park questioned over corruption scandal at detention center

Seoul police used thousands of police officers and hundreds of buses to separate the two crowds, whose rallies have divided the city's streets in recent months. Park is facing 13 charges in all, including. colluding with Choi to extort over 70 million USA dollars from conglomerates, leaking confidential presidential office documents to Choi and ordering the creation of a blacklist of cultural figures critical of the government.

Business AHS shows blue pride for autism awareness
Author: 0 AHS shows blue pride for autism awareness

All proceeds from haircuts go towards Richland County's Autism Awareness Walk-A-Thon, a local non-profit organization in Mansfield. The celebration featured activities including singing, dancing and a fashion show by children with autism.

Author: 0 Will April the Giraffe to give birth to a calf in April?

The video stream initially launched in February and attracted moderate interest, but after a YouTube user flagged it for "sexual content" and nudity, the feed quickly went viral and generated a massive following. April the pregnant giraffe is keeping her thousands of fans waiting and her keepers on alert as the countdown to the much anticipated and livestreamed birth of her calf continues.

Business Cosatu calls on Jacob Zuma to resign
Author: 0 Cosatu calls on Jacob Zuma to resign

The Chamber of Mines calls the junk status downgrade "a effect of the illogical and damaging cabinet reshuffle by President Zuma on 30 March 2017". Zuma thanked Gordhan and Mcebisi Jonas, who was sacked as deputy finance minister last week, for "their contribution to strengthening the National Treasury and the finance portfolio" but said he believed reshuffling the Cabinet has injected fresh vigour into the executive.

Business Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE), Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR)
Author: 0 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE), Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR)

The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website . The 52-week range of the stock is $17.13 to $18.06. In addition to BMO Capital Markets reporting its stock price target, a total of 23 brokerages have issued a research note on the company. In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.33 on the shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE).

Author: 0 China says US should respect intl trade rules

Kushner was one of many aides who persuaded Trump to back down and reaffirm his commitment to the one-China policy in his February phone call with Xi. And the stakes are extremely high. The ministry also pledged to keep working hard going forward to deal with North Korea and its nuclear threat through the South Korea-U.S.

Author: 0 Warren Buffett Graces Cherry Coke Cans (KO, BRK.A)

Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett drinks a can of Cherry Coke at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha May 1, 2010. The 86-year-old told shareholders at Berkshire's annual meeting last April that he had no evidence he would be more likely to live to 100 if he switched to "water and broccoli".

Business Xi Jinping leaves for Finland, Trump meeting
Author: 0 Xi Jinping leaves for Finland, Trump meeting

He has often said his policies would be tougher than his predecessors. "If China is not going to solve North Korea , we will", Trump told the Financial Times in an interview. It remains unclear how far Trump will go in translating populist rhetoric into policy that steps up pressure on China, given the risk of a trade war neither country can afford.

Author: 0 No End in Sight to Lotte Mart Closures in China

Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors, South Korea's top two automakers, saw auto sales in the Chinese market cut in half last month, statistics showed. Tensions between USA and China escalated amid the missile system's deployment in South Korea amid nuclear and missile threats from Pyongyang.

Author: 0 Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors cut China output amid diplomatic tensions

Tensions between USA and China escalated amid the missile system's deployment in South Korea amid nuclear and missile threats from Pyongyang. Lotte Mart lost W100 billion in China last month after being picked out as the whipping boy after the company agreed to hand over land to the Korean government for the THAAD deployment.

Author: 0 Pink diamond auctioned for record $71.2 million in Hong Kong

The oval mixed-cut diamond smashed the $60 million pre-sale estimate set by Sotheby's when it went on the block. The gem received the highest color and clarity grades from GIA for pink diamonds. Sotheby's ended up saddled with the expensive stone. Soon after, Sotheby's tried to auction off the Lesedi La Rona, the world's second biggest diamond, in the Swiss city.

Business Defense OK Despite Brexit — EU Foreign Chief
Author: 0 Defense OK Despite Brexit — EU Foreign Chief

Gabriel also said he expected Brexit negotiations to start from the end of May and reiterated that London would not be able to enjoy the benefits of the EU's single market while imposing its own controls on immigration. "This is a statement of the fact that this will be harmful for both of us (Britain and the EU). if we don't get a deal. It's an argument for having a deal".

Business Aldi and Lidl benefit as inflation pushes up supermarket bills for consumers
Author: 0 Aldi and Lidl benefit as inflation pushes up supermarket bills for consumers

Tesco fared the best out of the three, the sales down 0.4 to £7.14 million. Tesco's market share decreased to 27.6% from 28.1%, as Sainsbury's market share fell to 16.1% from 16.4%. In terms of the performance of individual retailers, both Lidl and Aldi reached new record high market shares during the past 12 weeks, now accounting collectively for 11.7% of the grocery market.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Will Be Getting Her Own Office in the White House

Trump "is also in the process of obtaining a security clearance", Politico's Annie Karni reports , meaning she'll be authorized to view classified material. Ivanka Trump runs a fashion line named after her. He said she will not be paid a government salary. At any case, the experience from the White House will be precious.

Business Says it signed new $3B deal with Iranian airline
Author: 0 Says it signed new $3B deal with Iranian airline

The memorandum of understanding is the second big agreement Boeing has reached with Iranian airlines since sanctions were eased in January 2016 after an worldwide agreement on the country's nuclear program. In December the European Union banned Aseman from flying to the EU due to safety concerns, highlighting gaps in the country's ageing fleet following the decades of sanctions.

Author: 0 Liberum Capital reiterated UDG Healthcare PLC (LON:UDG) as 'Buy'

Therefore 44% are positive. The 52 week high UDG Healthcare PLC's shares have reached is 738 whilst the 52 week low for the company's shares is 518.5. The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of GBX 1,574.67 ($19.66). Therefore 57% are positive. Alibaba had 92 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

The company's market cap is GBX 64.73 million. The Firm provides offshore contract drilling services to the global gas and oil industry. It has a 24.04 P/E ratio. The company has market cap of 2.28 billion GBP. About shares traded. PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG) has risen 4.35% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending.

Author: 0 Scotland formally requests referendum, United Kingdom plans to deny it

In her letter, Ms Sturgeon said she wished Ms May well in Brexit negotiations with the EU, but added that it seemed inevitable the outcome of the talks would leave the United Kingdom outside the European single market. May said it would be wrong for any vote to take place before Scots can see Brexit in operation. Sturgeon said the referendum should occur "no earlier than 18 months from now, when the terms of Brexit are clear".

Business Verizon to take 'Oath' as new company to run Yahoo, AOL
Author: 0 Verizon to take 'Oath' as new company to run Yahoo, AOL

Armstrong's tweet came soon after a Business Insider report April 3 that revealed Oath as the name for the Yahoo/AOL mashup. The change will be implemented once its purchase of Yahoo is complete. As mentioned in various headlines, it was widely believed that the new Oath division would wipe out brand Yahoo from its existence. Verizon has said that the combined AOL and Yahoo! would have 1.3 billion users and $7 billion in sales.

Business Taxpayer stake in Lloyds Banking Group falls below 2pc
Author: 0 Taxpayer stake in Lloyds Banking Group falls below 2pc

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 16th. This is a boost from Lloyds Banking Group PLC's previous dividend of $0.85. Eqis Capital Management Inc. now owns 48,232 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $138,000 after buying an additional 33,056 shares during the period.

Business Asos sees a performance boost
Author: 0 Asos sees a performance boost

Asos now has a total of 14.1 million active customers worldwide, up from 10.9m in February of previous year. Sales managed to hit a massive £889.2m, this is a rise of 31 per cent . ASOS maintained its medium-term reported sales growth guidance of between 20% and 25%, but raised its guidance for the current full year to growth of between 30% and 35%.

Business Cronk to leave Melbourne Storm at season's end
Author: 0 Cronk to leave Melbourne Storm at season's end

Melbourne Storm have been rocked by news that star half-back and Dally M Medallist Cooper Cronk will leave the NRL giants at the end of the season. Asked if Hasler was the man to take them to a premiership, she said: "Absolutely, that's why we've signed him for the next two years".

Business Florida Governor Pulls Murder Cases From Prosecutor Who Shuns Death Penalty
Author: 0 Florida Governor Pulls Murder Cases From Prosecutor Who Shuns Death Penalty

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said regardless of her position on the death penalty, Ayala needs to follow the law. "Likewise, Gov. Scott has to make a decision: Does he set a precedent where he's going to remove her from every death penalty case, or is he going to simply replace her altogether?" "State Attorney Ayala became aware of the Governors reassignment of 21 cases this afternoon after the Governor released it to media outlets".

Author: 0 Himes: GOP wants to keep Congress' Russian probe from public

Mr Manafort wrote in a strategy memo obtained by the AP that he would work to "benefit the Putin government". It is unclear whether Manafort's testimony will take place behind closed doors or will be a public hearing . The Intelligence Committee launched an investigation into Russian interference in last year's presidential election as well as allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and high-ranking Russian officials.

Business South Africa's Credit Rating demoted to Junk Status
Author: 0 South Africa's Credit Rating demoted to Junk Status

The new minister of finance, Malusi Gigaba had earlier on Monday, referring to his replacing of Gordhan, said changing an individual was unlikely to trigger a ratings downgrade. "The road to #JunkStatus recovery will be long & arduous. This has increased the likelihood that economic growth and fiscal outcome could suffer", S&P said.

Author: 0 Record deliveries power Tesla shares to all-time high

Tesla Inc.'s Elon Musk poked fun at short sellers as his electric-car maker's stock surged to a record, vaulting its market value past century-old rival Ford Motor Co. Tesla proponents, meanwhile. are betting it will become a carbon-free energy and transportation heavyweight. But investors are looking far ahead to the Model 3, a sedan that will retail for about $35,000, compared with $68,000 for the least-expensive Tesla available now.

Author: 0 South Korean women arrive in North Korea for football match

The exercise began off South Korea's southern coast near Japan and featured multiple naval destroyers and helicopters used for anti-submarine warfare, the South Korean Defence Ministry said. A copy of North Korea's 2015-revised criminal code showed that those who import, distribute and illegally hold on to " decadent culture " or engage in " decadent acts " would face a prison sentence with hard labor of a minimum five years to a maximum 10 years, when circumstances are found to be grave.

Business Oil Prices Fall as Crude Stocks Hit New Record
Author: 0 Oil Prices Fall as Crude Stocks Hit New Record

The group and some non-OPEC producers agreed to curb production from January 1 by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) for six months to drain crude from record stockpiles. Oil fell as a Libyan port is set to resume shipments and the US drilling revival undermines the potential for OPEC output curbs to rebalance the market.

Business Truck, SUV sales keep rising as car sales continue to slide
Author: 0 Truck, SUV sales keep rising as car sales continue to slide

LLC increased its position in General Motors Company by 313.7% in the third quarter. Let's take a quick look at how auto stocks have performed in the first quarter this year. Analysts' recommendations are the fountainhead of equity research reports and should be used in tangent with proprietary research and investment methodologies in order to make investment decisions.

Business Spain would not 'initially' block Scotland from joining the EU after Brexit
Author: 0 Spain would not 'initially' block Scotland from joining the EU after Brexit

The chance to rejoin the European Union and leave Brexit Britain behind has been one of the leading drivers behind the movement for a second referendum on Scottish independence. Dastis made clear that Scotland would have to apply for membership in the same manner as other candidate countries. He also said Edinburgh would have to apply for membership, a process fraught with uncertainty that is likely to take several years.

Business United Kingdom publishes bill to replace European Union laws
Author: 0 United Kingdom publishes bill to replace European Union laws

The draft guidelines , which will now be sent to the 27 leaders, come two days after May formally notified the European Union about Britain's intention to withdraw from the bloc in two years. He said the "simple truth" was that without a "parallel deal" with the EU, Britain would no longer be a member of the Europol crime-fighting agency or take part in the European Arrest Warrant system.

Author: 0 RBA expected to keep rates on hold this year

RBA governor Philip Lowe is concerned soaring housing prices are pushing up the household debt to income ratio - which he said was at already at a record high earlier this year. Governor Lowe said the housing market conditions continue to vary across the country. The increase in unemployment was due entirely to a reduction in employment, in particular part-time employment, as the participation rate was unchanged.

Business AOL, Yahoo to Be Renamed Oath After Merger
Author: 0 AOL, Yahoo to Be Renamed Oath After Merger

Verizon purchased AOL in May 2015 for $4.4 billion, picking up some prime internet properties like Engadget, TechCrunch and The Huffington Post. It bought AOL the previous year for $4.4bn. But, the telecom giant pursued a discount on the originally planned price and settled for $350 million less due to the materialistic effects of the security breaches.

Business Will work for free if Kejriwal cannot pay my fees: Jethmalani
Author: 0 Will work for free if Kejriwal cannot pay my fees: Jethmalani

Oh, and one more thing: while we all knew Jethmalani charged in the region of Rs 25 lakh per appearance, making him India's most expensive senior counsel amongst an already expensive lot, we should now update our senior counsel fees table to include his standard Rs 1 crore retainer for rich clients.