• 'Potentially Catastrophic' Hurricane Maria Devastates Dominica, Heads For Puerto Rico
'Potentially Catastrophic' Hurricane Maria Devastates Dominica, Heads For Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria intensified into a risky Category 5 storm and pounded the small island of Dominica as it surged into the eastern Caribbean on Monday night, and forecasters warned it might become even stronger. Croix, which escaped the brunt of Irma on September 6. Authorities in the USA territory of Puerto Rico , which faced the possibi...

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  • Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOBE) Gains 5.98% in Pre-market
Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOBE) Gains 5.98% in Pre-market

The stock of Bob Evans Farms Inc (NASDAQ: BOBE ) earned "Hold" rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, August 30. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $74.77. Sidoti started coverage on shares of Bob Evans Farms in a research note on Wednesday, August 23rd. On 6/22/2017 Thomas Alan Ashworth, SVP, sold 7,100 wit...

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  • Land Securities Group plc
Land Securities Group plc

Therefore 100% are positive. AstraZeneca plc now has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 4,941.16 ($59.61). Barclays PLC restated an "overweight" rating on shares of Astrazeneca PLC in a research report on Monday, July 3rd.

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  • Trudeau Calls Aung San Suu Kyi, Expresses 'Deep Concerns' Over Rohingya
Trudeau Calls Aung San Suu Kyi, Expresses 'Deep Concerns' Over Rohingya

Myanmar has accused the Rohingya of burning their own homes and villages - a claim the United Nations human rights chief criticised as a "complete denial of reality". "The humanitarian situation.is catastrophic". "But women and children are arriving hungry and malnourished", said Mr. Guterres. There was no mention in the statement of Suu Kyi's ...

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  • Google to invest $1 billion at Lyft, would fight Uber
Google to invest $1 billion at Lyft, would fight Uber

In May, Alphabet's self-driving auto unit Waymo and Lyft announced a partnership to work together on developing self-driving technology; neither offered many details of the agreement. Lyft has recently shifted its focus to controlling its spending, but a $1 billion investment would allow the ride-hailing startup to pursue more aggressive gro...

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  • Oil mixed, but erratic, on United States weather impacts and demand scenario
Oil mixed, but erratic, on United States weather impacts and demand scenario

In the areas affected by the hurricane, gasoline prices rose even more, but they still remained below the national average. But with oil demand perking up as well as hurricanes and regular summer maintenance knocking out some production, the IEA said it has seen some of that glut disappear.

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  • Watch the many explosions that led to SpaceX's successful rocket landings
Watch the many explosions that led to SpaceX's successful rocket landings

It's uplifting, self-deprecating and just about the best way to spend a couple of minutes of your time. The score - the jaunty choice of John Philip Sousa's The Liberty Bell , which keen-eared comedy fans will recognize as the Monty Python theme song - is a nice touch.

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  • Volkswagen revs up electric shift with $24 billion, 300-car onslaught
Volkswagen revs up electric shift with $24 billion, 300-car onslaught

CEO at Volkswagen Matthias Mueller said that a company such as Volkswagen must be the leader and not a follower. According to Mueller, the automotive industry is undergoing an irreversible process of transformation. Crozz compact crossover and the I.D. Neo hatchback-both come to market in 2020. By 2025, Volkswagen plans to offer 23 all-electr...

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  • AG urges proactive response to Equifax hack
AG urges proactive response to Equifax hack

Among the steps Equinox said it has taken are changes to ensure random PIN generation for users requesting security freezes, ramped-up call center support to reduce call wait time, improved security links from its Web site, and reversal of a policy that would have automatically charged customers seeking free credit monitoring for renewal of its...

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  • Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC's (LCL)
Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC's (LCL) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank

The rating was initiated by Argus Research on Tuesday, September 20 with "Hold". As per Friday, March 24, the company rating was downgraded by Berenberg. Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.is a logistics company. The company has market cap of 7.69 billion GBP. The Company's divisions include Asset Management, which consists of regulated ma...

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  • Montanans affected by Equifax breach, state says
Montanans affected by Equifax breach, state says

While we have confidence in the current system, we understand and appreciate that consumers have questions about how PINs are now generated. These services include copies of your Equifax credit report , the ability to lock your Equifax report, monitoring of all three credit bureaus for changes in your report, scanning of the Internet for you...

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  • Kohl's To Open Amazon Smart Home Experience In 10 Stores
Kohl's To Open Amazon Smart Home Experience In 10 Stores

Investors clearly like the news, sending Kohl's shares up 4% in morning trading, in the belief that the Amazon spaces could spur traffic. They should open in October, Kohl's said in a statement Wednesday. Shares were above 5 percent early morning. After Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods, Amazon products such as the Echo were being sold at t...

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  • Hurricane Jose and Katia forms in the Atlantic Basin
Hurricane Jose and Katia forms in the Atlantic Basin

Tropical Storm Katia formed early Wednesday off the coast of Mexico. Jose's maximum sustained winds are near 85 miles per hour with stronger gusts. However, interests in the Leeward Islands should monitor the future progress of Jose. It's likely that all other older buildings there have at least been damaged, he said.

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  • Rajiv Pratap Rudy resigns amid reports of likely cabinet reshuffle
Rajiv Pratap Rudy resigns amid reports of likely cabinet reshuffle

Few other leaders also resigned last evening, hinting towards a mega cabinet reshuffle, ahead of the 2019 general elections when Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek a second term, to be held before Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his visit to China to attend the BRICS summit on Sunday.

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  • Wildfire shuts highway at Nevada-California line
Wildfire shuts highway at Nevada-California line

Seven ranches and a geothermal plant remain threatened. The fire is under investigation as crews battle flames from the ground and air. Firefighters are dumping retardant on the blaze and have contained 30% of it but fear new pockets could break out because of the heat.

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  • Apple's 2017 flagship will officially be called iPhone X not iPhone 8?
Apple's 2017 flagship will officially be called iPhone X not iPhone 8?

Some speculate that the new handset will have a glass backing that offers wireless charging. Apple is also reportedly planning to do away with the familiar Home button. The new operating system will include an improved Siri smart assistant and Apple Maps. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st.

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  • ITV plc (ITV) Receives GBX 209.41 Consensus Price Target from Analysts
ITV plc (ITV) Receives GBX 209.41 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

F&V Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Com has invested 0.14% in Arrow Global Group PLC (LON:ARW). Lastly, Credit Suisse Group upped the price objective on Glencore from GBX 390 ($5.04) to GBX 400 ($5.17) and issued the shares an "outperform" recommendation in a analysis report on Friday morning, Aug 11th.

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  • Chinese industrial output strong in August, PMIs show
Chinese industrial output strong in August, PMIs show

The IHS Markit/CIPS purchasing managers' index for the United Kingdom manufacturing sector jumped to 56.9, a four-month high, in August from an upwardly-revised 55.3 in July, easily exceeding the 55.0 consensus forecast in a poll of economists.

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  • Hurricane Harvey doesn't mean stations can gas gouge
Hurricane Harvey doesn't mean stations can gas gouge

If the victim is over 65, the fine can be as high as $250,000. Attorney General Ken Paxton told CNBC's Closing Bell that "there are significant penalties if you price gouge in a crisis like this". Those who believe they are the victims of price gouging are being encouraged to make a report with the AG's office, by filling out a form online ,...

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  • President approves Gov. Edwards emergency disaster request
President approves Gov. Edwards emergency disaster request

President Trump on Monday issued a federal emergency declaration for Louisiana, as officials grappled with the devastating floods and heavy rains associated with Hurricane Harvey. The chaos at the Superdome, the sluggish delivery of food and water to the city's refugees, and the infighting between federal, state and local officials made Katrina an ...

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  • Ford self-driving cars to deliver Domino's pizzas in US
Ford self-driving cars to deliver Domino's pizzas in US

One of the biggest pizza restaurant chains in the U.S.is teaming up with one of the country's biggest vehicle companies to deliver food to people without a driver. Do you still have to tip for delivery? 'That's a big challenge - getting (the pizza) from the curb to the door'. The vehicles were first tested at Mcity , the University of Michig...

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  • Uber investor Benchmark's feud with Kalanick takes a new turn
Uber investor Benchmark's feud with Kalanick takes a new turn

Uber (Private:UBER) investor Shervin Pishevar has filed a legal document and sent the board a letter saying he needs to "intervene" in the Benchmark lawsuit accusing former CEO Travis Kalanick of fraud. Khosrowshahi has certainly done well for himself - in 2015 he was the highest paid CEO in the country, mainly because of a almost $91 millio...

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  • Here Are the Benefits Amazon Prime Members Will Get at Whole Foods
Here Are the Benefits Amazon Prime Members Will Get at Whole Foods

Amazon's shocking $13.7 billion takeover of the upscale grocer will increase competition in fast-growing markets like Charlotte, thanks to lower prices and new technology, experts say. Whole Foods' gross profit margins have declined by roughly 250 basis points since the second quarter of 2013, to 34 percent last quarter. Lowering prices could st...

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  • GE's Immelt says he is no longer running for Uber CEO
GE's Immelt says he is no longer running for Uber CEO

The move comes amid several meetings over the weekend for Uber's board of directors that focused on potentially closing the company's CEO search. Chairman Jeffrey Immelt was another top contender and presented his vision for the ride-hailing company to the board in recent days, the people said.

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  • Wall St rises modestly on Yellen speech
Wall St rises modestly on Yellen speech

President Donald Trump picked a new fight on Thursday with his fellow Republicans, saying congressional leaders could have avoided a "mess" over raising the USA debt ceiling if they had taken his advice. The CAC 40 in France was 0.2 percent lower at 5,122. Today's macroeconomic updates include the German GfK consumer confidence index due ou...

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  • Uber Continues to Grow, Despite Scandals
Uber Continues to Grow, Despite Scandals

Earnings figures first reported on news Web site Axios and confirmed by reporters showed that adjusted net revenue at Uber was US$1.75 billion in the second quarter, more than doubling from about US$800 million in the same period a year ago.

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  • Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI
Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's wife grabbed the media's attention earlier this week after posting a photo to Instagram of her and her husband descending from an Air Force jet clad in hashtagged designer clothing. Instead of ignoring a rather harmless comment, Linton called Miller "adorably out of touch" and threw her privilege in Miller's ...

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  • Percent of Americans See Trump as Divider, Poll Finds
Percent of Americans See Trump as Divider, Poll Finds

Only three percent of American voters said they feel the president's words and actions have had a negative effect on white supremacists; 35 percent said they felt the president's statements have had no impact on white supremacists or similarly polarized political action groups.

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  • Whole Foods Market, Inc. to Lower Prices: What You Need to Know
Whole Foods Market, Inc. to Lower Prices: What You Need to Know

Amazon first announced it was buying Whole Foods two months ago for $13.7bn (£10.72bn), in a deal that would send "a shockwave across both the online and brick-and-mortar industries, uniting two brands that weren't seen as obvious partners", according to Bloomberg.

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  • Amazon deal for Whole Foods wins regulatory, shareholder approvals
Amazon deal for Whole Foods wins regulatory, shareholder approvals

Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisition of Austin-based Whole Foods Market will officially close on Monday, the companies said Thursday. Amazon also said that it will start selling Whole Foods brand products on its website, a move that sent down shares of packaged food sellers such as Kellogg Co and General Mills Inc down roughly 3 percent....

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  • OPEC oil supply set for sharp drop in August: PetroLogistics
OPEC oil supply set for sharp drop in August: PetroLogistics

Yesterday, industry data showed US crude oil stocks fell by 3.6 million barrels at the end of last week , the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported, slightly more than expected following a much larger decline the week before. However, crude inventories are drawing across the entire OECD". He also noted that a higher inventory level o...

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  • Could Trump's response to Charlottesville sink his economic agenda?
Could Trump's response to Charlottesville sink his economic agenda?

U.S stocks sold off on Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting its lowest level in a month, as escalating worries about the Trump administration's ability to push through its agenda rattled investors. The S&P 500 was barely higher Friday afternoon as investors assessed the latest White House shakeup, while shares of sporting goods retailers and Deere we...

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  • President Donald Trump announces executive order streamlining permitting process on infrastructure
President Donald Trump announces executive order streamlining permitting process on infrastructure

That agency would be the primary point of contact for the project and help guide the project through the stages of the environmental review process. "We disagree with today's executive order, and hope the President will reconsider his decision so that our country can reduce the loss of lives and property to disasters, and reduce the amount of tax...

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  • Wall Street tumbles on Spain terror, Trump policy worries
Wall Street tumbles on Spain terror, Trump policy worries

Mr. Cohn, who is Jewish , was reported to be "disgusted" on Tuesday by Mr. Trump's remarks about violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was not a natural fit to be Trump's top economic adviser because of his ties to Wall Street and New York Democrats, but Trump saw him as incredibly successful and a financial mark...

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  • Another Turnbull government minister has dual citizenship - but won't stand aside
Another Turnbull government minister has dual citizenship - but won't stand aside

Senator Nash said she made her own inquiries with the UK Home Office on Monday, following Barnaby Joyce's statement regarding his citizenship. Ms Nash said she has had legal advice that she had not breached rules. "Under recent and little-noticed changes to New Zealand law, Australian citizens now don't need a visa to live, study or work in t...

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  • Saudi king offers to host Qatar pilgrims at own expense
Saudi king offers to host Qatar pilgrims at own expense

Salman's order comes as Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt are engaged in a diplomatic row with Qatar. The crown prince had emphasised the "historical relations between Saudi and Qatari people" after his meeting with Qatar's Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali bin Abdullah bin Jassim al-Thani, the statement said.

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  • Employment at record high, but inflation hits wages
Employment at record high, but inflation hits wages

The ONS also revealed today that United Kingdom unemployment hit its lowest level in 42 years but average earnings continued to lag behind earnings in Q2. There were 32.07 million people in work, 125,000 more than for January to March 2017 and 338,000 more than for the same three months year earlier.

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  • Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages

Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. The stock decreased 0.93% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $26.6. Antero Midstream GP LP ( AMGP ) has 0.00% since August 14, 2016 and is. Having a good understanding of the entire picture may help investors better travel the winding stock market road. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Frida...

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  • Everyone enjoyed Joe Hart's cheeky explanation for his black eye
Everyone enjoyed Joe Hart's cheeky explanation for his black eye

West Ham United defender Winston Reid has admitted that himself and his teammates will "put in a much better performance" when they travel to Southampton on Saturday. I couldn't be any more grateful for the opportunity they've given me. "I'll eternally have a link with them, but as far as the business side of it goes - new managers, opinions...

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  • Bill Gates just gave £3600000000 to charity
Bill Gates just gave £3600000000 to charity

Microsoft Corporation shares were trading at $73.27 per share on Tuesday morning, down $0.32 (-0.43%). Although the details of the direct recipient of the donation have not been revealed, reports claim that a huge chunk of the shares have gone the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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  • AA PLC 57.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital
AA PLC 57.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital

The SI to Galmed Pharmaceuticals Limited Ord's float is 1.13%. A value between 0 to -20 would represent a strong overbought condition. The stock rose 0.98% or $0.47 reaching $48.24 per share. The stock of Steel Dynamics, Inc. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, July 21 by DA Davidson. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 14 b...

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  • Canada to set up border camp as number of asylum seekers swells
Canada to set up border camp as number of asylum seekers swells

The military-built camp would house hundreds of asylum seekers in heated tents fitted with flooring and electricity while they waited for their refugee applications to be processed, a statement from the military said. Officials are also planning to use a decommissioned hospital as a shelter. From January 1 to June 30, the Royal Canadian Mounted P...

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  • Insane Video Emerges After Cop Somehow Survives Bullet to Neck
Insane Video Emerges After Cop Somehow Survives Bullet to Neck

He radios into dispatch, "Dispatch, please tell my family, I love them". Smith was responding to a report of a man trying to steal items from customers at a convenience store. Officer Smith bought the camera for $30 on Amazon. The emergency room physician who treated Smith testified that one bullet had completely severed a vein in the right sid...

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  • Flipkart bags $2.5bn investment from SoftBank
Flipkart bags $2.5bn investment from SoftBank

This investment comes weeks after a possible deal between Flipkart and Snapdeal fell through. This is vital ammunition as it seeks to retain its market share lead over Amazon India , which has received capital commitments of $5bn from its U.S.

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  • French prosecutors launch investigation into auto ramming attack
French prosecutors launch investigation into auto ramming attack

Paris' prosecutor opened an anti-terrorism probe after a auto rammed into a group of military patrolling in the Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret on Wednesday (Aug 9) morning, his office said in a statement. Minister of the Interior Gerard Collomb said the attack was a "deliberate act". After reviewing video surveillance, police descended o...

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  • Gas Prices Level Off in Kentucky
Gas Prices Level Off in Kentucky

York - $2.48/g, up 3.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.44/g. GasBuddy noted that higher oil prices have increased the cost of fuel, while economic troubles in Venezuela, a large oil producer, have cast a shadow over the oil market.

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  • Chicago To Sue DOJ Over Sanctuary City Funding Threat
Chicago To Sue DOJ Over Sanctuary City Funding Threat

The department specifically named Chicago and New York City as communities that are "crumbling under the weight of illegal immigration and violent crime". Chicago's Mayor Rahm Emanuel is pushing back against the federal government. In July, Sessions announced that going forward DOJ will only provide JAG grants to those that certify complia...

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  • Two Martin Shkreli defendants appear in same courtroom with same judge
Two Martin Shkreli defendants appear in same courtroom with same judge

He buzzed in a newspaper reporter and argued with her about his 2014 decision to buy the rights to a drug and raise the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. Former pharmaceutical company CEO Martin Shkreli , right, walks out of federal court with members of his legal team, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in NY.

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  • 3 shot at San Francisco's Dolores Park
3 shot at San Francisco's Dolores Park

Some of those men wore bandannas covering most of their faces, he said. He says that as he got close someone shouted that the group had guns and a second later one of the men pulled out a handgun and fired at least six rounds. "Two people got hit behind me and luckily I only had a fragment stick to my trousers, so", said Hatter , witness. Hat...

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  • Why Toyota and Mazda are teaming up to develop electric cars
Why Toyota and Mazda are teaming up to develop electric cars

US President Donald Trump has been urging Toyota and other Japanese automakers to invest and build more vehicles in the US. The companies also plan to work together on various advanced auto technology, such as electric vehicles , safety features and connected cars, as well as products that they could supply each other, they said.

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