• US releases dramatic photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept
US releases dramatic photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept

Russia disputed claims that its aircraft was at fault during the encounter and said it intercepted two U.S. reconnaissance aircraft as they "approached the Russian state border". The U.S. has reported similar 35 interactions with Russian aircraft in the past month. Apparently referring to the same episode, Pentagon spokesman Navy Captain Jeff ...

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  • Home sales roar back in May after April showers
Home sales roar back in May after April showers

May's sales increase came after April's sales were revised to show a smaller drop than previously reported. Sales of new homes rebounded in May, led by strong sales gains in the South and West, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Gudell said. Regionally, new home sales increased 13.3 percent in the West and 6.2 percent in the South. Sale...

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  • Tesla reaches agreement with Shanghai to explore production
Tesla reaches agreement with Shanghai to explore production

The stock of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) earned "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, September 8. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Co reported 4,431 shares. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $180 target in Thursday, February 11 report. Evercore has "Buy" rating and $310 target.

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  • Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday
Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

An empty-net goal by Carl Hagelin caused the normally delirious Bridgestone Arena crowd to fall silent as the final seconds ticked off the clock. The 1998 Red Wings were the last team to win a second consecutive Cup. Nashville was questioned if they could support a hockey team, and they proved it in a big way. Some 10 minutes later, Sissons was ...

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  • For Whole Foods workers, fears of robots, drones and culture clash
For Whole Foods workers, fears of robots, drones and culture clash

Armed with giant warehouses, shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foods' hundreds of physical stores - Amazon is set to reshape a US$800 billion grocery market that is already changing rapidly.

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  • Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely
Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Striking a tone vastly more bipartisan than the "Make Trump Furious" message his campaign spread in the lead up to the April primary, Ossoff, 30, spoke of his willingness to work with President Donald Trump - but also to hold him accountable .

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  • What Are Analysts Report About Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)
What Are Analysts Report About Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

Cvs Health Corporation now has $80.59B valuation. About 6,236 shares traded. (NYSE:EMR) has risen 18.47% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.60% the S&P500. Davis R M invested in 0.11% or 42,703 shares. Rothschild Investment Corporation Il has 0.08% invested in Emerson Electric Co. Md Sass Invsts Incorporated invested ...

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  • Wall Street surges; Dow Jones reaches new high
Wall Street surges; Dow Jones reaches new high

The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 are also higher, up 58 points to 6,210 and 11 points to 2,444, respectively. The tech sector saw a substantial bounce Monday, with the S&P 500 information technology sector closing 1.66 percent higher for its best day of the year.

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  • Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble
Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble

This deal will put it on the map of the $700 billion grocery market. The Amazon .com Inc. ( NASDAQ: AMZN ) deal to buy Whole Foods Market Inc . Amazon's shares rose 2.4 percent to $987.71, adding $11 billion to its market capitalization, which in one sense makes the acquisition almost free for Amazon shareholders.

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  • Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries
Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

Whole Foods could also become "Whole Foods by Amazon ", or some other derivative. Among those brick-and-mortar experiments was a cashless payment system. "Retweet if you've also spent $13 billion at Whole Foods", quipped the comedian Chelsea Handler. Groceries are already a fiercely competitive business, with low-priced rivals like Aldi puttin...

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  • Walmart is buying Bonobos for $310 million
Walmart is buying Bonobos for $310 million

The announcement comes at a time of growth and innovation in e-commerce for Walmart. "I would not like to be somebody playing in the grocery space right now", said Jan Rogers Kniffen, chief executive of retail consultancy firm J. For Walmart, the deal marks at least its fourth acquisition of a digital-first retailer since Marc Lore took over as...

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  • Greek PM hopes deal will be reached at Eurogroup meeting
Greek PM hopes deal will be reached at Eurogroup meeting

For the best part of a decade, Greece has wanted to become a "normal" country, and late on Thursday it appeared to begin that process, after creditors agreed to disburse €8.5bn (£7.4bn) of bailout funds aimed at putting the debt-stricken nation back on the road to recovery.

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  • Donald Trump has no intention of firing Robert Mueller: White House
Donald Trump has no intention of firing Robert Mueller: White House

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Tuesday that Trump called him Monday night because of Gingrich's concerns about the Russian Federation probe. "Director Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence that he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately", Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told a Senate appropriations sub...

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  • Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump
Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

At their news conference, the two Democrats said their effort is non-partisan and that other attorneys general , including Republicans, were welcome to join their effort. "Never in the history of this country have we had a president with these kinds of extensive business entanglements ", the D.C. Attorney General declared.

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  • Oil output set to outpace demand in 2018: IEA
Oil output set to outpace demand in 2018: IEA

And they have racked up production as prices rise. Oil inventories have remained high several months into a deal by OPEC producers with non-member nations to reduce supply by 1.8 million bpd. Iraq also passed Saudi Arabia as the number one supplier to India, the fastest growing oil consumer. Last year, Saudi Arabia burnt 700,000 bpd of...

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  • Are Analysts Bearish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) After Last Week?
Are Analysts Bearish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) After Last Week?

The stock of Boohoo.Com PLC (LON:BOO) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by Beaufort Securities. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $354 target. The stock of Ted Baker plc (LON:TED) earned "Sell" rating by Panmure Gordon on Friday, January 6. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2016 Q4.

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  • Sec. Zinke's recommendation is to shrink Bears Ears
Sec. Zinke's recommendation is to shrink Bears Ears

Based on limited case law, a couple of opinions from attorneys general, plus the Federal Land Management and Policy Act of 1976, the legal ground would seem to favor advocates of keeping Trump from reducing the size of Bears Ears as designated by Obama under the authority of the 111-year-old Antiquities Act .

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  • Bill Cosby Won't Testify as Defense Team Rests in Criminal Trial
Bill Cosby Won't Testify as Defense Team Rests in Criminal Trial

Among those not called to testify on Cosby's behalf were any character witnesses or, most notably, Cosby himself , a strategy that would have opened the defense to negative character witnesses and, most damagingly, cross-examination of Cosby.

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  • Other Views: Trump's air-traffic spinoff would be great flight forward
Other Views: Trump's air-traffic spinoff would be great flight forward

Trump is right that while "every passenger has GPS technology in their pockets, our air-traffic control system still runs on radar", circa 1945. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said that officials had spoken with air industry representatives and they feel that it is necessary for Congress - currently controlled by the Republicans - to move...

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  • Market Risers: Ashtead Group plc, Blue Star Capital PLC, Boohoo.Com PLC
Market Risers: Ashtead Group plc, Blue Star Capital PLC, Boohoo.Com PLC

The company has market cap of 2.38 billion GBP. It has a 49.17 P/E ratio. JP Morgan maintained the shares of BARC in report on Monday, October 5 with "Overweight" rating. The share price for Ashtead Group plc with company EPIC: LON:AHT has risen 1.07% or 17 points in today's trading session so far. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag holds 0% or 107,649 share...

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  • Trump tweets support for banking bill
Trump tweets support for banking bill

The bill would also neuter the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , stripping the agency of the power to regulate both payday lenders and arbitration clauses that financial institutions use to keep consumers from being able to hold them legally liable for malfeasance in court.

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  • Police shooting in traffic stop
Police shooting in traffic stop "clearly" murder

Opening statements are set to begin Thursday morning. Defense attorney Stewart Mathews says that Tensing's arm was stuck inside the auto and that he feared for his life as DuBose tried to drive away. Mathews agreed that Tensing made a mistake by reaching into the vehicle. Hamilton County Judge Leslie Ghiz (giz) said the jurors will be taken W...

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  • Oil slips on worries Mideast rift could undermine OPEC cuts
Oil slips on worries Mideast rift could undermine OPEC cuts

Commodities brokerage Marex Spectron said it expects "lower supply of crude oil on the physical market" in the coming weeks, adding that "this is likely to provide support to the price" of oil. "Qatar is. committed to the supply cut decision and its compliance ratio ranges between 93 and 102 percent", he said. The declines in the global crude oil...

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  • Oil prices fall even as OPEC extends output cut
Oil prices fall even as OPEC extends output cut

President Trump has announced that the U.S. will be withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement, it is expected that the U.S. will expand its oil production even more sharply", said analysts at German bank Commerzbank. Sechin , a close ally of President Vladimir Putin, expects shale oil output to increase by about 1.5 million barrels a day in ...

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  • Don't forget the European Central Bank interest rate decision today
Don't forget the European Central Bank interest rate decision today

The report said that the European Central Bank ( ECB ) is set to cut its medium-term inflation projections for 2019, from 1.7 percent to 1.5 percent. Earlier Thursday, the Eurostat statistics agency revised figures for first-quarter growth up to 0.6 percent from 0.5 percent. In the year to May it was 1.4 percent and the European Central Bank does...

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  • Mickelson, Fowler among top names at St Jude Classic
Mickelson, Fowler among top names at St Jude Classic

Harris English ($6,500) The long hitters are going to be targeted this week at the Par 70, 7,244 yard TPC Southwind. In situations such as the one presented with the FedEx St. Berger is +2500 to repeat, which no one has done at the St. Jude. He finished runner-up in this tournament a year ago. Dark Horse: Billy Horschel .

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  • No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?
No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

Congress is scheduled to adopt a budget that would start with the new federal fiscal year on October 1, 2017. Since becoming president, Trump has at times wrapped congressional Republicans in a clumsy embrace that many have welcomed, wooing House members with Oval Office facetime or trips on Air Force One.

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  • Southampton report Liverpool 'for tapping up Van Dijk'
Southampton report Liverpool 'for tapping up Van Dijk'

Several bookmakers have suspended betting on the ex-Celtic man moving to Anfield in a move that would smash the club's transfer record. The Virgil van Dijk transfer saga has taken another twist, with the Dutchman's club now looking to officially report would-be suitors Liverpool over what has been considered an illegal approach for the defen...

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  • Diplomat resigns over Trump decision to ditch climate accord
Diplomat resigns over Trump decision to ditch climate accord

Rank was serving in China when President Xi Jinping and then-US President Barrack Obama jointly declared their commitment to the Paris agreement, which has been signed by 195 countries and ratified by 147. In Beijing , California Governor Jerry Brown and Chinese Minister of Science and Technology Wan Gang on Tuesday have signed a memorandum of...

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  • Australia Keeps Interest Rate At Record Low
Australia Keeps Interest Rate At Record Low

Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice daily business email alerts. But he counter-balanced that with a warning: underemployment was keeping a lid on wage gains which in turn is restraining household spending. Lowe acknowledged growth likely eased. The surging prices are widely seen as being behind the RBA's decision to ho...

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  • $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service
$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

It carries oil pumped out of the Bakken oil formation in Canada and parts of the northern US plains south to a major pipeline hub, where it can be sent to Gulf Coast refineries. Gulf Coast. Shares of Energy Transfer Partners were higher during early-morning trading on Thursday. Late previous year, President Barack Obama refused to approve the...

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  • Investors Purchase High Volume of Wal-Mart Stores Call Options (WMT)
Investors Purchase High Volume of Wal-Mart Stores Call Options (WMT)

Van Hulzen Asset Management LLC now owns 46,454 shares of the retailer's stock worth $3,350,000 after buying an additional 6,003 shares in the last quarter. The insider WALTON S ROBSON sold $314.12M. WALTON ALICE L had sold 3.67M shares worth $264.02M on Friday, February 24. Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank raised its position in shares of Wa...

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  • Theresa May: Back my vision of brighter Brexit future
Theresa May: Back my vision of brighter Brexit future

This dwarfs the £331,499 that was donated to Labour over the same timeframe, with Jeremy Corbyn's party only narrowly ahead of the Liberal Democrats in donations. At a campaign rally in southwest England, May denied she was running scared. "I think debates where the politicians are squabbling amongst themselves doesn't do anything for the proce...

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  • Thunderstorm watch for Quinte
Thunderstorm watch for Quinte

For the second day in a row, Quinte is once again under a severe thunderstorm watch. They warned that hail damage to vehicles was expected and wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. The Office of the Fire Marshal urges residents living in the areas affected by the...

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  • Refunds now available for Unauthorized Amazon in-app purchases
Refunds now available for Unauthorized Amazon in-app purchases

The Federal Trade Commission says emails have gone out to eligible consumers. Consumers have until May 28, 2018 to submit a request for a refund . Amazon argued that a small hyperlink that simply said "In-App Purchasing" was sufficient to alert consumers that they would be billed for in-app charges.

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  • Royals-Yankees game postponed, rescheduled for Sept. 25
Royals-Yankees game postponed, rescheduled for Sept. 25

Jacoby Ellsbury left the game in the second inning after slamming headfirst into the outfield wall while chasing down Alcides Escobar's first pitch long ball. He started the season with Triple-A Omaha but was 3-7 with a 5.55 ERA in 21 appearances (12 starts) and got demoted to Double-A where he was 2-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 11 appearances.

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  • Totti confirms end of Roma career, set for new challenge
Totti confirms end of Roma career, set for new challenge

Roma have been criticised for their handling of what has become an uncomfortable situation for them as coach Luciano Spalletti made little use of Totti this season. The Roma manager just happens to be on his way out at the Olimpico, and is heavily linked to Inter Milan. The Roma captain has only made one Serie A start this season, with the...

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  • New Q Poll Has More Bad News For Trump
New Q Poll Has More Bad News For Trump

At the same time, the president's latest three-day rolling average job rating of 39% is a shade higher than his all-time low 35% approval rating recorded in late March. On the angst meter, 62% of Democrats said they "experience anxiety" because of the President's controversies, while only 19% of Republicans say that is the case.

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  • Qatar says state news website hacked, fake article published
Qatar says state news website hacked, fake article published

Qatar has begun an inquiry into a security breach by hackers who posted fake remarks on its national news agency's platforms by its ruler purportedly criticising United States foreign policy. But the questioned story immediately was picked up by Saudi-funded satellite television networks overnight. The latest reports stress that UAE banned the Qa...

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  • Facebook leaked documents show types of content it allows
Facebook leaked documents show types of content it allows

In a post on Facebook , CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company aims to make it faster for moderators to determine which posts violate community standards , but the Guardian noted that moderators have said they're at times forced to make decisions in as few as 10 seconds.

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  • Defense stocks at record highs on Trump-Saudi deal
Defense stocks at record highs on Trump-Saudi deal

The center is a joint venture with Alsalam Aerospace Industries, Saudi Aerospace Engineering Industries and Boeing. These programs will positively impact Saudi and US economies including job creation. In addition, the kingdom intends to purchase P-8 maritime, patrol and reconnaissance aircraft, Boeing said in a statement. Also, Boeing has agreed ...

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  • Sensex moves up 163 points
Sensex moves up 163 points

The 30-share index closed at 30,570.97 points, up by 106.05 points, or 0.35 per cent over the last close. The S&P BSE Sensex gained 106 points to end at 30,570 against Friday's close of 30,464. Consumer durables index rose (0.61 per cent), capital goods (0.50 per cent), teck (0.34 per cent) and IT (0.34 per cent). Of the 30 Sensex stocks, L&T sur...

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  • Eurozone to consider Greek debt relief
Eurozone to consider Greek debt relief

The IMF reportedly wants a maximum debt relief commitment upfront , while others would prefer to be more precise only in 2018, a senior eurozone official told the agency Reuters, referring to the end of the third bailout in mid-2018. The discussion will be "rather hard and long", the diplomat said. It has also been a bone of contention between the ...

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  • Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business
Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

Ford planned to make an announcement on Monday, the officials said. Fields will be replaced by Jim Hackett , who joined Ford's board in 2013, this person says. Directors were increasingly alarmed by the collapse of Ford's business operations, despite larger profits from the company's F-Series pickups truck range.

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  • United States may apply laptop ban to Europe, UK flights
United States may apply laptop ban to Europe, UK flights

It looks like the U.S. is now considering expanding its ban on laptops on commercial airlines to include some European countries , including the United Kingdom , according to reports . It was established in response to fears that militants could build a bomb into such electronics, which could pass through the security checks applied to cabin lug...

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  • North Korea Could Be Linked To The WannaCry Cyberattack
North Korea Could Be Linked To The WannaCry Cyberattack

This would help them to plan if their country is attacked. According to Mehta's discovery, the "Lazarus Group" that works on behalf of North Koreans may be behind the attack as the hacking group has, in the past, used the same coding and tools as were used in "WannaCrypt" - the software used in the current hacking into the Microsoft operating softw...

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  • What Analysts Have to Say About Target Corp (NYSE:TGT)?
What Analysts Have to Say About Target Corp (NYSE:TGT)?

Carroll Financial Associates Inc. boosted its position in Target by 5.8% in the first quarter. Cribstone Capital Management LLC now owns 1,906 shares of the retailer's stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 1,016 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend
Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend

Among the key issues, according to the union: a wage increase more than the 2 percent being offered by AT&T that will cover increased healthcare costs; a steady commission for AT&T store employees; no increase in healthcare costs until 2021; a ratio of company owned stores to authorized stores vacation; and a different sick day policy.

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  • Asian stocks set to rise on USA cues; oil higher
Asian stocks set to rise on USA cues; oil higher

The Dow dropped 250 points, and the US dollar is falling, while the so-called fear gauge spiked as political drama continues to surround President Trump and the White House. "We're largely through the earnings season, so political uncertainty is probably going to be the largest source of risk in the next three to six months".

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  • Jefferies & Co Gives BHP Billiton PLC Price Target With Potential 43.7% Upside
Jefferies & Co Gives BHP Billiton PLC Price Target With Potential 43.7% Upside

Among their demands, Elliott Management wants to see BHP end their dual-listing, spin off oil and gas assets in the USA and increase returns to shareholders. Receive BHP Billiton PLC News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for BHP Billiton PLC with Market...

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