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Business FRSC Sector Commander Cuts Hair Of Female Members For Indiscipline
Author: 0 FRSC Sector Commander Cuts Hair Of Female Members For Indiscipline

Kumapayi reportedly inspected the hair, uniform and finger nails were inspected and surprisingly, the hair of female staff who contravened some work place regulations was chopped off. In an interview with Punch online on Tuesday morning, Head Media Relations and Strategy of the Corps, Mr. Bisi Kazeem , said this became necessary in order to properly investigate the matter.

Business Iowa Lawmakers Show Support of Equal Pay Day
Author: 0 Iowa Lawmakers Show Support of Equal Pay Day

Jean Dowding, Kent County Development Chair for the organization Fund For Women, tells 47ABC it's imperative to never forget what Equal Pay Day commemorates. So, this year, it would have taken a woman 15 and a half months to earn what a man earned in 12 months in 2016. As TIME reports , "Hispanic women are not projected to achieve equal pay until 2248 ".

Business EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Receives $17.46 Average PT from Analysts
Author: 0 EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Receives $17.46 Average PT from Analysts

Citigroup Inc cut Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and decreased their price target for the stock from $13.00 to $11.00 in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. During the same period past year, the firm earned $0.44 earnings per share. After having $1.31 EPS previously, EQT Midstream Partners LP's analysts see 6.87% EPS growth.

Business Tesco posts first full year of growth since 2010
Author: 0 Tesco posts first full year of growth since 2010

Tesco has reported a 30% rise in full-year operating profits to £1.28 billion for the year 2016/17. The shares were down 3% in morning trading, with Kantar Retail analyst Ray Gaul pointing to strengthening headwinds with rising costs, grocery inflation as well as any opposition to the Booker deal to contend with in the coming year.

Author: 0 Toshiba nuclear unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Regulators in Georgia and SC approved the construction of Westinghouse's AP1000 reactors in 2009, a sign of a nuclear renewal taking hold in the United States. Bankruptcy Court of NY. Reuters and Japanese media have reported that Toshiba reached out to the Korean Electric Power Corp.to sponsor its bankruptcy.

Author: 0 Delta experiences cancellations, long lines at Charlotte Douglas Airport

Following a massive storm Wednesday which hit Atlanta , Delta Air Lines has announced that it was forced to cancel an estimated 3,000 flights this week. Delta canceled about 3,000 flights nationwide last week. Many flights were delayed Friday evening, with more expected on Saturday as Delta catches up with its normal flight schedule.

Author: 0 Oil eases from five-week top, rising U.S. production weighs

Benchmark U.S. and United Kingdom crude futures have risen for five-straight sessions, based on NY settlement levels, the longest such run since mid-August, and fallen just once the past two weeks. Several factors still offered support to oil prices. "Crude oil prices were firmer as oil investors shrugged off rising US supplies and looked forward to the summer driving season", ANZ said in a note.

Business Altice USA files with SEC to go public
Author: 0 Altice USA files with SEC to go public

In a note to clients concerning parent Altice N.V., Piotal Research Group CEO and senior media & communications analyst Jeff Wlodarczak wrote that he expected the coming Altice USA IPO to be well received by the markets, saying it should boost that asset's overall exposure given its srong growth profile and "receive a relatively rich valuation (closer to Charter rather than Comcast)".

Author: 0 French candidate condemns 'criminal act' by US in Syria

In all, about 75,000 Jews were sent to Nazi concentration camps from France during World War II. "It is not France". "On this issue Marine Le Pen is exactly the same as her father", said Jonathan Arfi, vice-chairman of CRIF, an umbrella body for France's Jewish organizations."It is a traditional position of the Front National".

Business Twitter claims Trump's government is threatening free speech
Author: 0 Twitter claims Trump's government is threatening free speech

The US Department of Homeland Security, which is a defendant in the lawsuit, declined to comment on pending litigation. The company put forward the argument that complying with the U.S. The document also alleges that anonymous free speech is protected under the First Amendment. Since it was set up back in January, the @ ALT_uscis account has written nearly 9,000 tweets , most of which attack the Trump administration.

Business Asian stocks slip, yen and gold rise as global risks weigh
Author: 0 Asian stocks slip, yen and gold rise as global risks weigh

HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asia stock markets retreated Wednesday as rising geopolitical risks kept investors on edge, with Japanese shares leading the decline after the strengthening yen crossed a key level. "Most Asian markets could be seen with moderate changes this morning amid a mixed trend", said Jingyi Pan, market strategist at IG in Singapore . "North Korean (and) Syrian tensions and the upcoming French election appear to be topping the list of reasons to seek the flight to safety at the ...

Author: 0 Apple Inc.'s Next Big iPhone Display Innovations

Apple-related news chains are filled with rumours on the premium iPhone 8 model costing in excess of $1000. Apple is expected to launch new iPhone along with curved OLED display in its September event, but shipping will be delayed by several weeks.

Business Hot Stock of this Morning: Capital One Financial Corporation (COF)
Author: 0 Hot Stock of this Morning: Capital One Financial Corporation (COF)

The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $91.43. They now have a $41.00 target price on the financial services provider's stock. FMR LLC boosted its stake in Capital One Financial Corp.by 22.2% in the fourth quarter. Matrix Asset New York has 2.08% invested in Capital One Financial Corp.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro unboxing: Specs, features, and price

If the global chip business continues to post robust performances, Samsung's annual operating profit may hover far above 40 trillion won this year coupled with smartphone sales, they added. The management shakeup, so far, has had nearly no effect on Samsung's finances, and appears to have done little to erode consumer confidence in the company, say analysts.

Business Jet2.com does the double in prestigious TripAdvisor awards
Author: 0 Jet2.com does the double in prestigious TripAdvisor awards

The ranking is determined using an algorithm that takes into account the quantity and quality of airline reviews and ratings submitted by travelers around the world, over a 12-month period. With this ancillary services implementation, Emirates is also able to add new and exciting services to its catalogue, so travel agents can serve their customers' broadest needs and add even further value to their overall travel journey.

Author: 0 Australia, India To Push Ahead With Trade Talks

Turnbull was seen "in his best elements" during his Delhi Metro ride with Modi. The Prime Minister congratulated Modi on the creation of the International Solar Alliance, adding he was "very happy to announce that we will join that alliance".

Author: 0 OPEC figures show oil output cuts exceed pledge in March

The biggest producer in OPEC cut output by 111,000 barrels a day last month to 9.9mn a day, according to the person, who asked not to be identified. Russian Federation and 10 other oil producing countries agreed to cut about half as much. Futures rose as much as 0.7 percent in NY after advancing 3.2 percent last week following a US military strike on Syria. Early in the day, prices had retreated on expectations US inventories could climb again.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo seeks $100m from two former executives over sales abuses

Wells Fargo had agreed September 8 to pay a combined $ 185 million in fines to resolve regulatory complaints about 1.5 million potentially fraudulent customer checking and 623,000 credit-card accounts. Instead, they operate within the hierarchy of the company and have to work with other executives to identify and solve problems. While there is nothing wrong with operating a large company like Wells in a decentralized fashion, the board said, the structure backfired in this case by allowing ...

Business United Airlines faces mounting pressure over hospitalized passenger
Author: 0 United Airlines faces mounting pressure over hospitalized passenger

But worldwide outrage continued Tuesday, with United's stock price falling, memes exploding and disturbing videos of the incident shared across the world. He could also be heard telling United staff that he was a doctor and had to return to Louisville to attend to his patients. A video of the incident was posted to Twitter by Tyler Bridges, which quickly garnered a number of comments, with most users expressing outrage at what they'd just witnessed.

Business Amazon Sellers Being Hacked
Author: 0 Amazon Sellers Being Hacked

You know that deal for a Roomba vacuum you saw on Amazon last week that seemed too good to be true? According to the Wall Street Journal , the damage to hijacked accounts doesn't stop there - the scammers are siphoning off Amazon disbursements from active seller accounts.

Business Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee
Author: 0 Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee

Republicans and a handful of Democrats got the federal judge from Colorado across the finish line with a 54-45 vote, one day after opposition Democrats launched a historic blockade of the nominee. Senate Democrats had initially gathered enough votes to filibuster the confirmation - which would have blocked a vote on Gorsuch from taking place - but McConnell chose the "nuclear option" of changing the rules to require only a simple majority of votes in the 100-seat chamber to end the filibuster, ...

Business Here's where Texans in Congress stand on Trump's Syrian airstrikes
Author: 0 Here's where Texans in Congress stand on Trump's Syrian airstrikes

Paul also suggested the complex situation in Syria makes it different from the Nazi concentration camps of WWII, when "it was pretty clear" there was "one bad guy". But President Trump has launched a military strike against Syria without a vote of Congress. At the time, several American ships in the Mediterranean were poised to launch missiles, only for Obama to abruptly pull back after key U.S.

Business Community Seders join in the Passover celebrations
Author: 0 Community Seders join in the Passover celebrations

How ironic it must have seemed to Jews within the walls of the medieval ghetto, or trapped in its brutal 20th century reincarnations, to celebrate freedom! But for some, the holiday of Passover might be utterly foreign, despite the festival's long and storied history.

Business TPG will roll out its own Australian mobile network starting next year
Author: 0 TPG will roll out its own Australian mobile network starting next year

The Australian Communications and Media Authority's (ACMA) auction of unsold 700 MHz spectrum bandwidth lots began on 4 April. He said TPG paid a lot of money for the spectrum, with Optus and Telstra paying about $500 million each for the same amount of spectrum in 2013, and for a shorter licence period of 11 years.

Business Acquires 215 Shares of Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK)
Author: 0 Acquires 215 Shares of Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK)

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Bank of New York Mellon Corp (NYSE:BK) by 19.6% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Insiders own 3.40% of the company's stock.

Business Tax preparer pleaded guilty to filing false returns
Author: 0 Tax preparer pleaded guilty to filing false returns

But this year, it falls on a Saturday. That normally would mean that the deadline would be pushed to April 17. -What is the #1 thing procrastinators should focus on when they're putting their taxes together? The suit also asks the court to order Draper to turn over a list of all taxpayers for whom she has prepared returns since January 1, 2013.

Business Dollar wobbles amid geopolitical jitters
Author: 0 Dollar wobbles amid geopolitical jitters

The US Dollar edged lower during Asian trade on Tuesday, largely as a result of growing tensions between the United States and Syria and North Korea. US stock indexes were down in afternoon trading but still above session lows after the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights report of the bombing, which a Syrian military source denied.

Author: 0 Turnbull works on strategic ties in India

Turnbull said that two-way trade in goods and services past year was almost $20 billion - more than double of what it was a decade ago. "Today, Virat Kohli in India and Steven Smith in Australia are shaping the young brigades of cricket", he added.

Business Power distribution firms cant charge compensatory tariff: SC
Author: 0 Power distribution firms cant charge compensatory tariff: SC

The court asked the electricity regulator to consider the matter afresh keeping in mind the government's revised coal allotment and power tariff guidelines. The two-judge bench set aside the APTEL and CERC rulings. There is no question of compensatory tariff. Tata Power is supplying power under the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Punjab and Haryana and Adani Power under PPA is supplying power to Gujarat and Haryana from its plant is in Mundra.

Author: 0 Even the Bank of Canada can't resist the Konami code

The Bank of Canada wants to prove that it's as much of a geek as anyone of us. The code's since been made useful in a number of other games as well, providing power-ups and other goodies in various releases. Don't worry, here comes the game part: You can have a little fun by entering the famous Konami code into the site. On Sunday, Kotaku Australia noted that the Bank of Canada's web team must contain some Nintendo fans.

Business United CEO calls passenger incident 'truly horrific,' vows to 'fix what's broken'
Author: 0 United CEO calls passenger incident 'truly horrific,' vows to 'fix what's broken'

Likewise, the Aviation Department has said only that one of its employees who removed Dao did not follow proper procedures and has been placed on leave . Dragging a man on his back down the aisle of an aircraft, leaving him with a bloodied mouth and the other passengers with a sense of dread and unease is not how one successfully handles overbooking a flight.

Author: 0 US Stocks Lower With -st Quarter Earnings Uncertainty

Meanwhile at the G7 meet in Italy, there was no agreement on Britain's proposals for sanctions against Russian Federation in the wake of a chemical attack. Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.61-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq , a 1.29-to-1 ratio favored advancers. The Standard & Poor's 500 closed at 2,353.78 for a loss of 3.38 points or 0.14%.

Business BHP Billiton to escalate defence from Elliott with Goldman's help
Author: 0 BHP Billiton to escalate defence from Elliott with Goldman's help

BHP said it kept the dual-listed structure under review, but could not identify benefits to outweigh the significant costs of unifying the company. Elliott, which manages over US$32.7 billion in global assets, in its letter advised BHP to bring its British entity under the control of its Australian arm.

Business San Diegans fight to close the pay gap
Author: 0 San Diegans fight to close the pay gap

Tuesday is Equal Pay Day in the United States. Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg said women in the same job earn about 20% less than men on average. The lemonade sold to women is being sold for 75 cents and for men, the cost is a dollar. The wage gap is even greater for minority women. Emily Martin of the National Women's Law Center disagrees, laying out four reasons in US News and World Report for the pay inequity.

Business Blue Jays Set to Host Brewers In Home Opener
Author: 0 Blue Jays Set to Host Brewers In Home Opener

Baseball was back Tuesday in Toronto. The on-the-cusp superstar pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays, a native of Barstow, Calif., was playing PlayStation's MLB The Show 17 , the latest version of the franchise. The Blue Jays had a 1-5 trip to Baltimore and Tampa Bay, which included two extra-inning losses, to open the season. Tightness in his neck has sidelined the 22-year-old since he shined in six spring training outings in March.

Business 'Unruly' parents force cancelation of Easter Egg hunt in Chester County
Author: 0 'Unruly' parents force cancelation of Easter Egg hunt in Chester County

Although it is a non-competitive event, the annual Community Easter Egg Hunt can become pretty serious when eggs are at stake, including a couple of extra-special eggs this year, thanks to local businesses. Services are at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Suggested donation for pancake breakfast: $5 adults, $2 kids. Around 20,000 eggs were placed throughout the mall, full of candy and door prizes from retailers.

Business United is investigating why authorities dragged a passenger off a flight
Author: 0 United is investigating why authorities dragged a passenger off a flight

The officer told him he had to get off the plane, and when he resisted, the officer grabbed him out of his seat and carried him out with the other officers. The Chicago Department of Aviation said in a statement that the incident "was not in accordance with our standard operating procedure and the actions of the aviation security officer are obviously not condoned by the department".

Business Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AUPH) shows weekly volitility of 6.15%
Author: 0 Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AUPH) shows weekly volitility of 6.15%

Voclosporin is an oral drug, administered twice daily. Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc .is headquartered in Victoria, Canada. Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark law.

Business Micromax Debuts Evok Smartphone Series with Evok Note and Evok Power
Author: 0 Micromax Debuts Evok Smartphone Series with Evok Note and Evok Power

While a couple of Evok devices will be launched on Flipkart starting this month, the country's largest online retailer already has exclusive rights to sell the premium Micromax Dual5 for Rs.24,999. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 64GB via microSD card slot.

Business NY and NJ Governors Want States Involved in Amtrak Study
Author: 0 NY and NJ Governors Want States Involved in Amtrak Study

Andrew Cuomo are asking that their states' transit agencies be allowed to participate in an ongoing review of Amtrak's infrastructure and maintenance protocols at Penn Station, where two derailments in the last few weeks have caused major disruptions for commuters.

Author: 0 SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket into orbit

According to Gwynne Shotwell, president and COO of SpaceX , while this first refurbishment took place over four months, the ultimate goal is to be able to reuse rockets on the same day. "It is an incredible day, I think, for space (and) as whole for the space industry", Musk said in a video message after the launch. For Thursday's launch though, Musk took no chances.

Author: 0 Bank claws back $75 million in exec pay

Tolstedt ". In case you need a refresher on what Wells Fargo did to warrant congressional hearings, a nine-figure fine, and a $110 million class action settlement, the problem was rooted in an overly aggressive sales culture that had come to dominate the bank.

Author: 0 Rizzo and Cubs raise banner, beat Dodgers 3-2 in home opener

So while Kris Bryant started off very cold with the bat and has eventually rectified things, Anthony Rizzo has not caught hold at the dish. "I wasn't able to make it to any of the other ones, so when we found out this one was scheduled, we were definitely going to be here".

Business JD Sports rejects 'prison' conditions at warehouse as profits nearly double
Author: 0 JD Sports rejects 'prison' conditions at warehouse as profits nearly double

Operating profit (before exceptional items) for the period increased 55% to GBP246.2m, helped by a "strong performance" in its Sports Fashion fascias, which include JD, Chausport and Sprinter, where operating profits jumped 50% to GBP245m. The group opened 54 stores across Europe past year and opened a further two stores in Malaysia. "While we must recognise there are external influences which may impact the latter part of the year, notably inflationary pressures arising from Brexit, the ...

Author: 0 Wells Fargo to take back additional $75m from former execs after investigation

That report was sent to, among others, the chief auditor, a senior in-house employment lawyer, retail bank HR personnel and the head of sales & service development in the retail bank. The internal report commissioned by Wells Fargo's board and prepared by law firm Shearman & Sterling said on Monday that there was no systematic retaliation against employees who spoke out about the sales practices.

Business Eni, Shell deny wrongdoing in Nigeria after allegations of improper payment
Author: 0 Eni, Shell deny wrongdoing in Nigeria after allegations of improper payment

Attempts by Reuters to contact Etete have been unsuccessful. However in a statement to the New York Times on Monday, Shell's Vice President for Global Media Relations Andy Norman said " Over time, it became clear to us that (Dan) was involved in and that the only way to resolve the impasse through a negotiated settlement was to engage with and Malabu, whether we liked it or not".

Author: 0 China Bends To Trump As Threat Of Trade War Looms

At present, foreign investors can not hold a majority stake in securities and insurance companies in China . After a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday and Friday China has offered to end a 13-year ban on American beef and open its financial market to more American investment.

Author: 0 Chilliwack marks 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge victory

It was the first time that four military divisions from Canada fought together as the Canadian Corps. Canada's prime minister Justin Trudeau said: "One hundred years later, we must say this, together". PARIS (AP) - More than 20,000 people, majority Canadians, attended a solemn ceremony Sunday to commemorate a World War I battle in northern France that remains indelibly etched on Canada's national identity 100 years after it happened.

Business Toshiba will do utmost to avoid Tokyo delisting - CEO
Author: 0 Toshiba will do utmost to avoid Tokyo delisting - CEO

Toshiba's troubles are also casting doubt over the planned Moorside nuclear power station in Cumbria, where it is due to provide the three reactors. Toshiba is expected to hold a press conference around 0700 GMT (3 am ET), the source told Reuters.