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by | December 20, 2017 | 03:51

The Wisconsin Herd, the National Basketball Association G League affiliate of the Milwaukee Bucks, has teamed up with The Salvation Army to support the organization's annual Red Kettle Campaign. The hampers contain either a ham or turkey and a gift card for groceries to complete a holiday meal. "Wherever there is a need, The Salvation Army is there".

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:42

The company operating the bus, Costa Maya, said all the passengers on the bus were from the cruise ship, plus a tour guide and the driver. Photos and video taken in the aftermath of the accident show the bus on its side, pushed up against a thick brush of trees.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:38

Navistar International Corp and Volkswagen AG hope to launch a smaller, electric medium-duty truck by late 2019, while rival Daimler AG has delivered the first of a smaller range of electric trucks to customers in NY. "These groundbreaking electric tractors are poised to usher in a new era in improved safety, reduced environmental impact, and reduced cost of ownership", Perez later added.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:17

NASDAQ measures a number of indices reflecting the reaction of USA's high tech markets and business environments on the country's political and economic developments which have an impact on high tech markets. That could boost profits significantly for big banks, according to a report from Goldman Sachs. Altria rose 1.9 percent after Berenberg upgraded the stock saying a lower tax rate would boost the tobacco company's profit and shareholder payouts.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:29

The stock increased 0.76% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $9.25. About 2.03M shares traded. M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) has risen 57.88% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $80.00 target price on shares of Schlumberger in a research report on Friday, September 29th. The stock has "Hold" rating by Bernstein on Friday, May 5.

by | December 19, 2017 | 19:53

It also increased its holding in Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN) by 11,619 shares in the quarter, for a total of 157,917 shares, and has risen its stake in Schlumberger Ltd F (NYSE:SLB). It is negative, as 71 investors sold Delta Air Lines, Inc . shares while 275 reduced holdings. Looking at some ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) numbers, Delta Air Lines, Inc .

by | December 19, 2017 | 19:26

Ryanair last week said it would recognise trade unions for the first time, a move that averted the first pilot strike in the company's history, but which sent its share price lower. In a statement, Impact said: "Impact has this evening suspended a planned one-day strike of Ryanair pilots next Wednesday after company management agreed to recognise the union as the representative of Irish-based pilots".

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:30

The Right Reverend Sarah Mullally has been named as the first female Bishop of London. In 2012 she was installed as Canon Treasurer at Salisbury Cathedral, before becoming Bishop of Crediton in the Diocese of Exeter in 2015, primarily serving North and East Devon.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:26

Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 5,233,327 shares of the company's stock worth $331,374,000 after buying an additional 996,816 shares during the period. Rockefeller Inc holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) for 20,502 shares. The stock of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) earned "Underweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 10.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:20

The National Transportation Safety Board said the preliminary information was taken from a data recorder in the rear locomotive of the Amtrak. Dinh-Zarr said it's not yet known what caused the train to derail and that "it's too early to tell" why it was going so fast.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:02

About 6.87 million shares traded. Rite Aid Corp (NYSE: RAD ) shares traded on 2.21% above secure line and closed at $1.85. It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500. Susquehanna Interest Group Inc Inc Ltd Liability Partnership reported 0.01% stake. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 0.01% or 579,132 shares in its portfolio.

by | December 19, 2017 | 17:52

Boeing has accused Bombardier of dumping its marquee jets on the US market at below market prices and taking unfair subsidies from the Canadian and Quebec governments. It has not made a plane sized to Delta's needs for many years, since it stopped producing the 717 and 737-600. It's hard to see how a commercially and financially "enviable" company such as Boeing with a backlog of orders could claim injury from a new market entrant, MacNaughton said.

by | December 19, 2017 | 17:42

Malcolm Weir , the Pension Protection Fund's director of restructuring and insolvency, told Sky News on Monday: "We continue to work closely with the trustees of the Toys R Us pension scheme and externally appointed advisors given the current CVA proposals".

by | December 19, 2017 | 17:15

Bob Iger , chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company, the parent company of ESPN , said he would join Skipper's "many friends and colleagues across the company in wishing him well during this challenging time". Internet provocateur Clay Travis, who regularly trashes ESPN , is not buying Skipper's story and questioned when the "real" one is coming out. "I owe a debt to many, but most profoundly Michael Lynton, George Bodenheimer and Bob Iger ".

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:22

The company has also completed its third phase of testing accomplishing historic test speeds of 387km/h. It was also revealed that the company has had an additional $50m in new finance poured into its coffers, making a total of $295m (£220.6m) in investment since the project's founding in 2014.

by | December 19, 2017 | 14:08

With this new development, Ola Founding Partner Pranay Jivrajka has taken over as interim CEO of this business unit, supported by the existing leadership team at Foodpanda India, while ex-CEO and co-founder Saurabh Kochhar has chose to move on to pursue other opportunities.

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:44

Foundry Partners Llc increased its stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp ( MPC ) by 3.42% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bronfman E.L. MRO's revenue has declined at an average annualized rate of about -22.4% during the past five years. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of MPC in report on Tuesday, October 10 with "Overweight" rating.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:32

After WannaCry began infecting computers powered by Microsoft Corp.'s Windows via the internet on May 12, users had 72 hours to pay $300 in bitcoin, or pay twice as much. He wrote that while North Korean cyberattacks have been going on "largely unchecked" for about a decade, such activity has grown "more egregious" and WannaCry was "indiscriminately reckless".

by | December 19, 2017 | 03:05

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 17,898 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $1,930,000 after purchasing an additional 3,027 shares in the last quarter. As per Monday, August 14, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $95 target. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in 2017 Q2.

by | December 19, 2017 | 02:57

The Ameriprise Financial Inc holds 385,449 shares with $13.16M value, down from 399,875 last quarter. The stock increased 1.59% or $1.21 during the last trading session, reaching $76.97. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.97530, the 24 month is 0.94842, and the 36 month is 1.09507. Finally, IFM Investors Pty Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Digital Realty Trust in the 3rd quarter worth about $551,000.

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:37

In Rhode Island, gas prices are 12 percent higher this year than they were last year when the average price of gas was $2.24 per gallon. Gas prices are going down, down down. The averages fell 3 cents in Florida to $2.37 and 4 cents in Georgia to $2.28. Jacksonville and the Tampa-St. AAA also noted that weekly gasoline inventories increased by an astonishing 5.7 million bbl, according to the latest Energy Information Administration (EIA) report.

by | December 19, 2017 | 00:22

Smartphone access to the net also needed to improve, it said, as many only got weak signals when travelling. Standard needs are defined as a download speed of at least 10 megabits per second (Mbps) - the rate at which data is downloaded and uploaded over an internet connection - and an upload speed of a minimum of 1Mbps.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:47

The total value of the deal between Hershey Co and Amplify Snack Brands Inc is $1.6 billion when including debt and a payment of $76 million to the Tax Receivable Agreement. Chicagoans Andrew Friedman and Pamela Netsky founded SkinnyPop and are on the board of Amplify Snack Brands. Amplify's largest shareholder, affiliates of TA Associates , and other significant Amplify stockholders have already agreed to back the deal, representing about 57% of outstanding shares.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:43

Passengers were left stranded in the dark both inside the airport and in their airplanes, as flights were grounded and not allowed to leave. "It was pretty freaky for a while, we were left in the dark", says Connor Hartman, of CT. ". It's something I think requires a lot of focus". Despite the circumstances, she said, order prevailed. Neither American Airlines nor United Airlines reported any major impacts from the Atlanta outage.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:27

Workplace pension contributions would also be calculated from the first pound earned, rather than from the lower earnings limit, which is expected to bring an extra £2.6bn into pension saving. "By April 2025, around the time these new changes will happen, someone on average earnings, paying the minimum contribution since October 2012, will have built up a pension pot of nearly £18,000 (£17,978)".

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:25

They can only be traded when the exchanges are open, they require initial margins of 35% to 45%, and deposits must be made in dollars rather than bitcoins. The CME's futures will track an index of bitcoin prices pulled from several private exchanges. The launch on CME represents that the cryptocurrency is moving forward toward legitimacy and attracting big investors.

by | December 18, 2017 | 22:44

Under the terms of the deal, Campbell will acquire Snyder's-Lance for $50 per share in an all-cash transaction. Closing of the transaction is expected by early second quarter of calendar 2018. "We know how to do this", she said of cost-cutting. Snyder's-Lance is the product of the 2010 merger of Pennsylvania-based Snyder's of Hanover and Charlotte-based Lance.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:43

The issue concerns taxation of Inter Ikea, which globally franchises the Ikea name and stores but does not share in store revenues or profits. "Member states can not let selected companies pay less tax by allowing them to artificially shift their profits elsewhere", said Margrethe Vestager, European commissioner for competition.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:18

Friday's guidelines set out that the transition period should be "clearly defined and precisely limited in time", suggesting it would be created to coincide with the end of the next seven-year European Union budget that runs out in 2020. Whereas the party right-wing's offensive against Labour's nominal left leader, Jeremy Corbyn, once focused on his lack of commitment to the European Union, there is now a growing confluence of views on Brexit between the Blairites and the "Corbynistas".

by | December 18, 2017 | 14:22

It also plans to expand its lineup of plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell cars in the 2020s. As we all know, the Japanese were the first to make hybrids popular with the Prius, a model that is now offering a version that can be recharged from a power outlet or a charging station as well.

by | December 18, 2017 | 11:47

Arsene Wenger is reportedly bracing himself for the biggest squad shake-up of his 21-year reign as Arsenal manager. "You want nobody to leave and you see where we stand on that". "You cannot score a goal like that every week, but you can play like he plays usually every week so that is more important". "I think sometimes people forget that when you are a player who plays for a top national team then you play every week, play every summer, have a short break and you carry on, carry on, ...

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:05

After Friday's attack, the National Park Service began posting signs that read, "Danger - Aquatic Park Cove closed for swimming due to multiple marine animal bites". Simeone studied ten attacks by different kinds of seal in the Bay from 2011 to 2013. The 2015 study, co-authored by the Dolphin Club and Sutter Health, did not find any identifiable pattern to the bites, except in one case the victim was trying to pet a harbor seal and another swimmer got between a seal and some bait ...

by | December 17, 2017 | 23:25

At current prices, Bitcoin has a total market capitalization of around $330 billion. Interactive Brokers said it would start letting people short Bitcoin futures . Bloomberg has added the prices of three cryptocurrencies to the 325,000 trading terminals it leases to banks, hedge funds and investment firms around the world.

by | December 17, 2017 | 22:24

Utilities company Georgia Power confirmed that it is investigating the incident after some reports suggested that a construction crew cut a power line, causing the outage. A ground stop means flights to the airport are held at departure airports across the nation. According to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport website, multiple inbound flights from Altanta have been delayed.

by | December 17, 2017 | 21:52

Teva has also been named with 18 other companies as a defendant in a collusion for price-fixing lawsuit brought by almost all 50 states' attorney generals. "I spoke with [Teva CEO Kare Schultz] last week and told him that our main goal first and foremost is to minimize the damage to workers", said Netanyahu.