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Ex-PM Valls swiftly defects to President Macron's party

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At 39, Macron will be France's youngest president and the first leader in modern French history who doesn't belong to a major political party. Macron, whose political movement was created just a year ago, is putting together his list of candidates for the legislative elections - a task he has complicated by pledging absolute gender parity and promising that half his candidates will come from outside political circles. Read More »

Introducing the Lighthouse Interactive Assistant

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Place the Lighthouse - a connected cam from a tech startup of the same name - on a table facing the door, or mount it on a wall overlooking a room, and it'll do the basics we've come to expect from the likes of Piper, Nest Cam and Canary - it's a camera you can connect to your Wi-Fi network, so you can check on your home from afar. Read More »

Ryan Seacrest On Kelly Clarkson 'American Idol' Reboot Rumors

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Despite rumors swirling early this week around inaugural American Idol champ Kelly Clarkson being in talks to join that show's ABC revival, NBC said Thursday that she will instead be a coach on season 14 of The Voice. "Every time Kelly Clarkson sings you are reminded what an incredible voice really is", Paul Telegdy, president, alternative and reality group, NBC Entertainment, adds. Read More »

PM Modi speaks to French President-Elect Macron

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Berlin: Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday congratulated Macron on his "spectacular" election success, pledging to help France tackle unemployment and to work together with him to promote European stability. "But I am relieved that French people were bright enough to support Macron". "Congratulations to @EmmanuelMacron, new president of #France". While Professor Anand Menon, director of the United Kingdom in a Changing Europe initiative, said he does not believe the Front ... Read More »

Foreign property investors hit hard in Australian budget

The levy that Australians pay for their universal health care system would increase from 2 percent of their income to 2.5 percent to help pay for a newly established disability insurance scheme. Bank stocks fell 3 per cent yesterday, reflecting reports on the possibility that such levy would be introduce", they said. Banks will face a new tax that is expected to recoup $6.2 billion over the forward estimates and help to fix the budget. Read More »

Judge orders prosecutors to charge Amtrak engineer

Though the National Transportation Safety Board had previously ruled that the derailment was caused by Bostian, of NY, when he lost "situational awareness" due to being distracted by the radio, the DA's office found on Tuesday that there was not enough "evidence sufficient to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the engineer "consciously" disregarded the risk" of an imminent crash. Read More »

Halfords Group PLC (LON:HFD) Receives Sell Rating From Peel Hunt Analysts

SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG) had its price target increased by Kepler Capital Markets from GBX 404 ($5.23) to GBX 440 ($5.69) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. Halfords Group plc is a retailer of automotive and cycling products. The company has market cap of 817.15 million GBP. Morgan Advanced Materials plc, formerly The Morgan Crucible Company plc, is a United Kingdom-based engineering company. Read More »

Is Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS) a good buy?

Analysts' mean recommendation for Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc . The company is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report before the market opens on Tuesday, May 9th. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.52) earnings per share. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 41.00% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 3.40% along with sales growth of 28.50% in the last five years. Read More »

Boeing mechanics caused damage to Air Force One

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In a statement to CNN , Boeing - which is contracted to build and maintain the Presidential fleet - said: 'Boeing fully understands the level of responsibility that comes from working on the President's aircraft'. "Second, Boeing failed to exercise adequate oversight over the timeliness and quality of maintenance being performed on the [aircraft]". While Boeing would not comment on whether the mechanics mentioned in the report remain employed by the company, spokesman Ben Davis did tell ... Read More »

UK Labour stung by election platform leak

The manifesto is due to be published next week after being finalised on Thursday at a meeting of Labour's National Executive Committee. According to a leaked copy of its draft manifesto, Labour, under its leader Jeremy Corbyn, will return to policies echoing those of three decades ago, promising to hike taxes on Britain's highest earners and companies to fund education and health. Read More »

More people prefer Obamacare to Trump's health care replacement

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It suggests that enthusiasm is very much against this bill, and that even supporters don't feel very good about it - an ominous sign for a GOP that's increasingly anxious about its majorities in 2018. Cornyn said senators would start with the House bill. The Kentucky Republican disputed the importance of the 13-member working group comprised entirely of white men. Read More »

White House advisers struggle to keep Comey story straight

The topic of the May 11 panel was scheduled to be "worldwide threats", and panel speakers include heads of major US intelligence agencies, including the CIA and National Security Agency. Trump didn't make his final decision until receiving a letter on Tuesday from Mr. Rosenstein that was deeply critical of Mr. Comey. "That is not accurate", McCabe said in response to a senator's question. Read More »

KAR Auction Services Inc (KAR) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

For our stock under consideration here, KAR Auction Services, Inc. Receive News & Ratings for KAR Auction Services Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for KAR Auction Services Inc and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. Read More »

Oil up on falling U.S. inventories, Saudi cuts to Asia

Venetis did not outline what "brisk" demand should consist of, but presumably it's more than what the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Tuesday forecast : it raised its 2017 world oil demand growth forecast by 70,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 1.56 million bpd. Read More »

Cantor Fitzgerald Issues Price Target With 20% Upside On SuperGroup PLC

The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 15 by Numis Securities. Liberum Capital maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 1280 target in Tuesday, October 27 report. The firm's market cap is GBX 1.28 billion. The Company's reserves consist of northern white sand, a resource in Wisconsin and limited portions of the upper Midwest region of the United States. Read More »

Paul Ryan, visiting Ohio, calls for tax reform

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Ryan also briefly visited a traditional public school that shares the Success Academy's building. Ryan has been an outspoken proponent of charter schools. "It's like we're being trolled in the worst way". "Ryan doesn't actually care about real people. He should be back in his district holding town halls". Read More »

James Comey's Firing Has People Calling for an Independent Prosecutor. What's That?

CNN quote Comey as writing to his colleagues that "I have long believed that a President can fire an FBI Director for any reason, or for no reason at all". "I have hockey plans". Van Hollen repeated his call for a special prosecutor to be appointed to lead the Russian Federation investigation. "There is not a single fact, there is no compelling evidence given to anyone regarding Russia's intervention and that is it", Lavrov said. Read More »

ASOS plc (ASC) Given Buy Rating at Citigroup Inc

The stock increased 0.99% or $0.02 on May 10, reaching $1.86. Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) has risen 21.79% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.17% the S&P500. 76 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. Jpmorgan Chase Commerce reported 360,796 shares. Creative Planning owns 41,266 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Read More »

Why Is Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Moving So Hard, So Fast?

Symantec now has $19.73 billion valuation. The company's last traded volume of 8.91 million shares was above it's an average volume of 5.55 million shares. Regentatlantic Capital Ltd Liability accumulated 0.3% or 130,010 shares. Kcg Holdg Incorporated holds 0.04% of its portfolio in NiSource Inc. Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 10th. Read More »