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Hedge fund called 'greedy bastards' by Whole Foods CEO

Whole Foods shares were trading just under that level in early trading on Friday, as investors saw negligible regulatory risk to the deal closing. About 450: Number of Whole Foods stores across the country. The S&P 500's retail and food categories were hit particularly hard by the news - especially retail businesses who have expanded into the grocery realm in recent years. Read More »

After The Amazon Deal: What Will Shopping At Whole Foods Feel Like?

Amazon sent shock-waves through the stock market when it announced the purchase of Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion in cash, marking the biggest transaction ever for the e-commerce giant as it pushes deeper into groceries. It took a different path from online competitors like Shipt, Instacart and Peapod, which use existing retailers to deliver groceries and avoid holding inventory. Read More »

Trump still angry over Russia probe

According to Thursday's Post report , investigators have also been looking into the financial dealings of other Trump associates, including former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and former foreign-policy adviser Carter Page. Read More »

Philippines' Duterte says 'Islamic State' not behind casino attack

Police say there was no political motive behind attack but the 42-year-old father of three and former finance department employee owed several people more than $80,000. Albayalde said Carlos worked as a tax specialist of the Department of Finance, assigned to its One Stop Shop, but was ordered fired by the Ombudsman in April 2014 for grave misconduct and grave neglect of duty for not declaring a property and business interests in his 2007 and 2010 statements of assets, liabilities and net worth. Read More »

Enerplus Corporation (ERF) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

The oil and gas company reported ($0.17) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.02. Enerplus Corp has a 52-week low of $7.43 and a 52-week high of $13.55. Raymond James Financial, Inc. upped their target price on shares of Enerplus Corp from C$15.50 to C$16.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Friday, February 24th. Read More »

"Anxiety and fear" in N. Ireland over Conservative-DUP talks-Sinn Fein


The meeting is taking place to see if an alliance can be created to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left her short of a majority in Parliament. European Union leaders gave chief negotiator Michel Barnier no authority to so much as talk about trade until he clinches outline deals on Brussels' priority issues, including on what London owes them. Read More »

Four reported dead following San Francisco shooting


He then fatally shot himself when police approached. It is believed a disgruntled UPS employee opened fire on his co-workers, before turning the gun on himself. Auto shop owner Robert Kim says he brought cars inside and shut the gate Wednesday. Cilia said he spoke to witnesses who had been in the meeting of UPS drivers. Read More »

Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe investigator, says president's pal

NPR reported on Friday that Mueller was being considered to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation before being named special counsel. Rosenstein said "no, I have not", when asked by Sen. Richardson refused and resigned, as did Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus. "M$3 aking a martyr out of a guy who is the All-American hero story is how you Swiftboat yourself", Deace wrote . Read More »

Parkwood LLC Invests $284000 in Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

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Future of program to protect young immigrants in the U.S. uncertain

The Deferred Action for Parents of Americans program was announced by the Obama administration in 2014 but was blocked by a federal judge in Texas after 26 states challenged the program's legality in federal court. Anti-immigration advocates, however, were also partially upset by the decision. As with DACA, Trump had promised to end the program affecting parents of US citizens and residents. Read More »

More than 20 dead from forest fires in central Portugal

The fire, which started yesterday, is still burning out of control and is already one of the deadliest in Portugal in decades. Jorge Gomes , the secretary of state for internal affairs, said President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa was en route to the site of the tragedy. Read More »

Cuba rejects 'hostile rhetoric' of Trump


Cuba has lashed out at US President Donald Trump for reinstating the anti-Havana travel and economic restrictions eased by the former Washington administration, decrying the measure as a "return to the coercive methods of the past". Unable to persuade Congress to lift the decades-old trade embargo, Mr Obama had used his power to adjust the rules that implement the embargo to expand built-in loopholes. Read More »

MK Stalin meets TN Governor on 'horse-trading'


The legislators are being ridiculed by asking their price rate over phone, he said.To a question, Mr Siva said Kollywood legend Rajnikanth entering politics is his own desire and his views will be expressed after he gets active in politics. Read More »

Trump Blasts 'Sad' Russia Probes, Says They've Found No Evidence Of Collusion

Since the day Donald Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey , the president is not really able to shut the rumors and the facts swirling around the Russian Federation investigation. The president has long vehemently denied any collusion with Moscow. It was unclear what report or reports Rosenstein was referencing. The memo's existence was disclosed amid reports that Trump is being investigated for obstruction of justice. Read More »

Senate Passes Russia Sanctions Amendment


The Senate also voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to add provisions to the bill allowing the U.S. space agency NASA to continue using Russian-made rocket engines and the 100 senators votedunanimously for an amendment reaffirming the usa commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance. Read More »

Verizon completes Yahoo purchase, Mayer resigns

The completion of the acquisition marked the end of Yahoo as a stand-alone internet company, a tech pioneer once valued at more than $ 100 billion . Verizon first announced plans to buy Yahoo's core internet assets nearly a year ago. However, in February, Yahoo and Verizon agreed to reduce the price of the acquisition by $350 million in the wake of two massive cyberattacks that exposed more than a billion accounts. Read More »

Mistrial Declared For Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case

Basically, Saturday's mistrial notwithstanding, Cosby's freedom and fortune are both still at risk to the justice system . The lawyers appealed for privacy for Constand and her family. Constand did not appear at the news conference. After a wild trial filled with accusations , the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial was declared a mistrial after jurors could not reach a verdict. Read More »

GE's new CEO Flannery to review portfolio with 'no constraint'


Finally, nn 2013, he was tapped to lead business development at GE Corporate where he focused on capital allocation for the company and led the acquisition of Alstom , the largest industrial acquisition in the company's history. The announcement caps a long career for Immelt, who joined the company in 1982 and who has navigated several crises during his tenure as GE's top executive. Read More »

Anger erupts over possible flaws at burned London tower

Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy responded to speculation that the number of dead could exceed 100, saying: "For those of us that have been down there, it's pretty emotional, so I hope it is not triple figures, but I can't be drawn on the numbers". Read More »

What the Amazon-Whole Foods deal means for you

Eisman advised the company alongside fellow Goldman bankers Colin Ryan, who focuses on technology mergers, and Cosmo Roe, who focuses on consumer and retail companies. In an email to customers, the company said it planned to maintain the same standards under Amazon , including bans on artificial flavors and colors. Read More »

Easyhotel PLC (EZH) Given Buy Rating at Liberum Capital

AstraZeneca plc (ADR) had 26 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, May 4 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy". The firm has "Hold" rating by Whitman Howard given on Tuesday, March 28. On Thursday, March 24 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight". Read More »

People 'Are Missing,' Presumed Dead After London Tower Blaze

Ms May today announced a $NZ8.8 million fund following meeting with survivors of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. She did speak with emergency services. British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. Read More »