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Bloc Strong as it Turns 60 — EU's Mogherini

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U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley called on the European Union to "apply more rigorous sanctions" on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his government and "impose tough autonomous measures" on North Korea and downgrade diplomatic and economic ties with the Asian state. Read More »

Jamaican sprinters brace for life after Bolt

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McLeod, who opened his season with a splendid 13.04 seconds in rainy conditions at the Drake Relays two weeks ago, just missed the meet record 12.97 seconds previous year when he ran 12.98 seconds, the fastest time of 2016, on his way to winning Jamaica's first Olympic gold medal in Rio. Read More »

Ricketts: Nebraska will benefit from exporting beef to China

But he said there's no specific date on when it may happen, and it would be dependent on China complying with USA standards. Previous administrations have hailed market-opening agreements, only to be left disappointed. In a tweet Friday he said, " China just agreed that the United States will be allowed to sell beef, and other major products, into China once again". Read More »

Scorpio Tankers (STNG) Receives News Impact Rating of

The shipping company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.10) by $0.03. The company earned $122.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $119.80 million. Read More »

Toronto Pearson joins Southern Ontario Airport Network to tackle air travel demand

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With plans to become a mega hub airport, Toronto Pearson will play a specific role as a member of SOAN, attracting and accommodating more global routes and passengers. The report specifically sites Waterloo Region's airport as one of five in the network that has significant room for expansion, along with airports in London, Windsor, Hamilton and Kingston. Read More »

TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI), Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (OREX)

TETRA Technologies had a negative net margin of 35.47% and a negative return on equity of 8.79%. Analysts have placed a $6 price target on TETRA Technologies , Inc., suggesting a 94.17% gain from recent close. Moreover, Arosa Capital Management Lp has 0.76% invested in the company for 1.09 million shares. The biggest holder now is Mr. Stuart M. Brightman who owns 875,294 shares (0.76% of those outstanding), whilst Paul D. Read More »

Dad surprises teen who wouldn't stop talking in class

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The younger Bradley, who also goes by Brad, "likes to be the life of the party, which gets him in trouble from time to time", his dad told BuzzFeed News . "We got an email on Thursday saying he did something and got all the kids to laugh". His sister, Molli, took to Twitter to post shots of a group text and a photo of father and son tackling those equations - something her mother got a kick out of. Read More »

South Korean autonomous auto testing city to open in October

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The expressways in K-City would be launched in the second half of this year, and the entire facility is likely to be opened in the second half of next year. Some experts have suggested that the government should also include automotive technology startups in the testing arena because self-driving vehicle development requires an optimal combination of communications, software and mobility services. Read More »

Eaton Vance targets European investors with global HY fund

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The firm has "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, October 24. The stock of Eaton Vance Corp (NYSE:EV) has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, January 19 by Susquehanna. 12,884 were accumulated by Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Co. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 28th will be issued a dividend of $0.28 per share. The stock increased 2.15% or $0.39 on May 5, reaching $18.54. Read More »

Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG

EQT Corporation had 42 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital downgraded the shares of AINV in report on Wednesday, July 22 to "Equal Weight" rating. Investors sentiment increased to 1.45 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.01, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.66, for a total value of $218,762.58. Read More »

Con Ed Cleaning Up Oil Spill Along East River

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Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Allyson Conroy told the Gothamist that a " catastrophic failure " caused a transformer to leak dielectric fluid , a mineral oil used for cooling electronic equipment. Gothamist reported that the Coast Guard and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation have set up a " safety zone " south of points across the river from East 25th Street in Manhattan to DuPont Street in Greenpoint, and down to Buttermilk Channel. Read More »

Census Bureau Director Resigns As Agency Faces Funding Debate

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Support for Republican political candidates among people of color tends to be low , and over the past decade GOP-controlled state legislatures have implemented voting restrictions that courts have repeatedly ruled were created to prevent people of color from accessing the polls. Read More »

Australian conservative government to raise taxes on five biggest banks

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This includes nationalising the Big Four, plus Macquarie Bank, under community control and place the massive assets they possess under public ownership. Mr Maxsted's comments reflect an argument from big banks, which risk losing 5 per cent of annual profits to the tax, that other businesses could also be tapped to help the budget raise revenue. Read More »

AAP rebel Mishra accuses Kejriwal of using MLA as shield

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Doctors on Friday advised sacked minister Kapil Mishra to get admitted in hospital as his condition weakened on the third day of his indefinite hunger strike, but the suspended AAP leader was adamant about continuing and has also promised another "expose" against the AAP on Sunday. Read More »

Airbus launches commercial drone imagery start-up in US

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According to Airbus , these services will leverage the best global software and aerospace technology to offer actionable data and analysis of information provided by drones, satellites, high altitude aircraft and other sources. Airbus Aerial's US-based operations will be led by Jesse Kallman, a UAS industry expert with experience in a range of organisations, including the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Read More »

Stocks dip; S&P 500 on pace for first down week in 4

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For the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 20919.42 for a loss of -23.69 points or -0.11%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average erased a triple-digit loss to finish only slightly lower Thursday, as shares of technology companies and retailers weighed. Read More »

China making progress on North Korea: PM

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The charge came just after a visit to South Korea by Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo and at a time of high tension driven by concerns that North Korea may conduct a sixth nuclear test or further missile launches in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions. Read More »

PPG might as well go hostile on Akzo

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Elliot said in a petition that Mr Burgmans had not fulfill his duties. The investment firm complained that Akzo's decision to reject PPG's bids, which has been backed by the Dutch government over fears of substantial job losses, has not been "transparent". Read More »

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.3 million Ram pickups for fatal software problem

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The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $12.81. Shares outstanding are recorded as 1527.97 B and total shares floated are 1059.11 B. Company's distance from 20 day simple moving average is 8.20% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 5.46%. Read More »

TV writers strike narrowly avoided with last-minute deal

Producers reportedly have agreed to contribute more to the guild's health plan and increase earnings for writers working on series with fewer episodes. Both organizations held a media blackout during negotiations, so details are minimal, but talks have largely been around compensation and healthcare. Read More »

Wpp Plc (WPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Therefore 87% are positive. Interserve Plc is a United Kingdom-based support services and construction company that offers advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and frontline public services. The Company's segments include North America, Europe, Rest of World and Central activities. It has a 18.8 P/E ratio. The Firm offers a range of grocery, tobacco, alcoholic products and other products. Read More »

Wedbush Weighs in on Boston Scientific Co.'s FY2017 Earnings (BSX)

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in BSX . Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its stake in Boston Scientific by 14.1% in the third quarter. WARNING: "Profund Advisors LLC Increases Position in Boston Scientific Co". Bollard Group Llc increased Boston Scientific Corp (BSX) stake by 1.39% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Read More »