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Construction adds 11000 jobs in May; unemployment falls again

The U.S. economy saw below-average job growth for the month, adding only 138,000 jobs , the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported . May's figures followed less than stellar job gains in April (revised downward to 174,000 from 211,000) and an especially weak March (revised downward to 50,000 from 79,000). Read More »

Illinois Senate Passes Trampoline Bill Instead Of State Budget

The legislation comes at a time when IL lawmakers have gone back and forth over the state's budget. Their funding stalled when a partial budget expired on January 1. "I'm just telling you how frustrating this is because we've done everything that he's asked", Cullerton said. Rauner did praise Senators for passing pension reform and procurement reform. Read More »

TRI Pointe Group Inc (TPH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Thursday, September 29 by Wells Fargo. They set an "overweight" rating and a $14.00 target price on the stock. About shares traded. TRI Pointe Group Inc (NYSE:TPH) has risen 19.18% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Nine Chapters Capital Management Llc, a New Jersey-based fund reported 10,600 shares. Read More »

Kinder Morgan Plans Trans Mountain FID


Finemark Fincl Bank & owns 0.06% invested in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI ) for 35,336 shares. They now have a United States dollars 26 price target on the stock. The company also declared a dividend paid on Monday May 15th, 2017. Investors of record on Monday, May 1st were issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. Read More »

EU, China Renew Commitment to Fight Climate Change

But in reality, the decision taken by the USA has no hold on the drive for clean energy. One could narrow the focus to the Upper Midwest of the USA alone, and the public health benefits would still be huge, Patz says. Almost 4,000 miles away, Parisian Raphael Angeli said Trump's decision puts him at odds with many of his fellow citizens and much of the world. But Kiene urged leaders to translate their words into actions. Read More »

Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in besieged city


Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla told a news conference the soldiers were killed and wounded by a rocket bomb fired by an SF-260 attack plane around noon on Wednesday. Duterte declared martial law in the Mindanao region, the southern third of the Philippines, to crush the insurrection, and poured in troops backed by airstrikes, artillery fire and armored vehicles. Read More »

Penguins, Predators face unusual extra time off in Cup Final

Pittsburgh center Nick Bonino was wearing a walking boot on his left foot and using crutches Friday, raising the possibility that he will not play in Nashville in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final . "I know when friends and family come down, they can't get enough of Nashville". The scene around the Bridgestone Arena and in downtown is nearly bedlam. Read More »

Are Analysts Bullish about Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) after last week?

The firm has "Sell" rating by Citigroup given on Thursday, December 10. The stock of Republic Services, Inc. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, March 24 by JP Morgan. The Company is engaged in managing forests and producing pulp, paper and compound plastics for industrial and consumer packaging. The share price of the company (LON:BAB) was down -0.95% during the last trading session, with a high of 957.50 during the day and the volume of Babcock International Group shares ... Read More »

Rohit: Team unity wins you championships

That's a little bit sad, but that shows different individuals have stepped up at different times and taken up responsibility. Today, was the flawless example. The pace trio of Bumrah, Lasith Malinga and Mitchell Johnson strangled the Supergiant and in the last over bowled by Johnson turned the match on its head when he got Manoj Tiwary (11 off last over; first ball four by Tiwary) caught at long-on. Read More »

Suspect Dead, 3 Officers Injured in Texas Shootout


At about 5 P.M. on Friday, Laredo police spotted a vehicle that matched the description of Rodriguez's auto outside a convenience store. As the officers approached, Rodriguez opened fire, striking the officers. Video at the scene shows an officer firing shots as gunfire was exchanged. Detective Joe Baeza, the Laredo police spokesman, said that there was a manhunt for Rodriguez. Read More »

Trump Campaign Touts 'Pittsburgh Not Paris' Rally

Several of these same cities have jointly signed onto former Mayor Bloomberg's new plan, which is a coalition of cities, states and companies who plan on coordinating with the United Nations directly to come up with carbon emissions targets. Read More »

Macron arrives in Mali for visit to French troops


Macron said he was in favor of "finding a deal soon to alleviate the weight of Greece's debt over time", adding that French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire would argue for this at a meeting of eurozone ministers in Brussels on Monday. "Germany can not intervene, considering its doctrine, as quickly and as efficiently as France", Macron said, referring to German sensitivities about sending forces overseas except for peace missions, in part due to memories of Nazi militarism. Read More »

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (NYSE:HMY) EPS Analysis

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in gold mining and related activities, including exploration, extraction and processing. Year to date is -43.14%, 2.99% over the last quarter, -48.20% for the past six months and -58.19% over the last 12 months. So when the price drops below that moving average it signals a potential reversal based on that MA. Read More »

Market Risers: ConvaTec Group PLC, easyJet plc, Georgian Mining Corp

JP Morgan Cazenove's price target indicates a potential downside of -0.44% from the company's previous close. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, December 17 by Macquarie Research. About 6,053 shares traded. Peel Hunt maintained ITE Group plc (LON:ITE) rating on Tuesday, May 16. It has underperformed by 14.22% the S&P500. Aldermore Group PLC is an investment holding company. Read More »

Hillary Clinton Reveals Her Favorite Childhood Book Series And It's So Perfect

How "nonexistent" data could also be "wrong" is a bit confusing. Mrs Clinton said on Thursday that she feared Mr Trump may already be doing "lasting damage" to United States institutions. "I had to inject money into it. the DNC, to keep it going". She has been increasingly explicit in alleging mischief on the part of the Russians and the Trump campaign, frequently pointing her finger directly at Trump himself. Read More »

61 mayors adopt Paris climate accord after USA pulls out

A Greenpeace image showing the shadow of US President Donald Trump is projected onto the facade of the US embassy in Berlin on Friday. And in the real world the response to villainy doesn't come from a heroic special agent but through the collaborative response of a wide array of actors - other countries, US cities, many of America's most powerful states, and hundreds of businesses and civil society organizations. Read More »

New Analyst Ratings On Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)

TD Securities cut Encana Corp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a C$15.00 price objective for the a research report on Friday, January 27th. On average, equities analysts forecast that Encana Corp will post $0.39 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 30th. Read More »

Putin echoes Trump, Nunes lines on US Russia investigation

But French president Emmanuel Macron , who took office only a couple of weeks ago, seemed to have struck a good balance in his first tête-à-tête with the Russian leader. They held a banner "Stop homophobia in Chechnya" at a square in front of the Eiffel Tower. After the president made a decision to fire James Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director in early May, Putin told CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer that Comey's dismissal would have "no effect" on U.S. Read More »

EU, China summit to back climate deal even without US


Bloomberg has also urged U.S. cities, states and businesses to follow suit so that the country fulfils its commitments under the accord even though it has officially withdrawn from the pact. China is the top emitter of man-made carbon dioxide emissions, and the United States is second. Scientists say the planet is likely to reach more risky levels of warming sooner if the United States retreats from its pledge, because America contributes so much to rising temperatures. Read More »

Rock am Ring festival given green light after security checks

A post on Rock am Ring's Facebook page announced the festival "will go on" for its second day after authorities cleared the threat. After intensive searches and sweeps of the complete festival site by the police the suspicion of a potential terrorist threat has not been confirmed. Read More »

Bomb victim Evie's 'happiness' at Ariana Grande hospital visit

She surprised her fans at a hospital in Manchester ahead of the benefit concert on Sunday. "That smile! And what a lovely girl Ariana Grande is". Others stars expected at the concert include Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Usher, Pharrell Williams and Miley Cyrus. Proceeds from the concert will go towards the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund , set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross, to support grieving families and victims of the bombing. Read More »