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Trump targets Canadian trade again, focused on energy, lumber, dairy

On lumber, cheaper Canadian wood has reduced the cost of USA homes but also caused recurring legal spats with the US industry that alleges product-dumping. "For all sorts of reasons, we're striking while the opportunity is ripe, to showcase, to take companies with us to promote them", said the official, who wasn't authorized to publicly discuss details of the trip. Read More »

Bekele in a hurry for London marathon glory


The Duchess of Cambridge, who normally sports chic dresses and trendy coats, opted for a more laid-back ensemble while greeting the #TeamHeadsTogether runners at Kensington Palace on Wednesday, ahead of the 2017 Virginia Money London Marathon. Read More »

FCC scraps most business data service regulations


The data showed that approximately 97 percent of business customer locations had access to two or fewer BDS providers, with almost three-in-four locations with only a monopoly provider. The agency's 2011 Information Needs of Communities Report (INC Report) recommended such action, and in a statement accompanying the 2012 proceeding, former Chairman Genachowski said, "Allowing noncommercial stations to partner with charities, churches, and other religious organizations, schools, and other ... Read More »

Stung by debt, China's economic growth to slow to 6.5% in 2017


The worldwide agency forecast that India's economic growth will rise gradually to 7.7 per cent in 2019/20, "underpinned by a recovery in private investments". In the first quarter, the service sector accounted for 56.5 percent of the overall economy, 17.8 percentage points higher than that of the secondary industry. Read More »

Trump Draws the Line: It's 'Hollywood vs. Georgia' in June Runoff Election

Georgia on June 20th". Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff tried to make the Georgia special election all about President Donald Trump but didn't fare much better than former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton did in 2016. Mr Ossoff grew up in the district and says he will move back if he wins. Through phone, email contacts, and social media, National Right to Life Victory Fund reached out to identified pro-life households in the district encouraging them to vote against Jon Ossoff , who ... Read More »

Fox News moves on without Bill O'Reilly

Yet the allegations against O'Reilly fit into an uncomfortable narrative for the cable news network. For most of Fox's existence, O'Reilly had been the linchpin of its success as the most visible and most watched host. In all, they were paid $13 million. But none of that was as egregious as the number of settlements Fox News had quietly reached with several women who alleged they were sexually harassed by the anchor. Read More »

Notable Movers Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO), American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)

So is with American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 11.62. Market Capitalization can be thought of as the overall price to buy the company. 03/02/2017 - American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. They expect $0.17 EPS, down 22.73% or $0.05 from last year's $0.22 per share. Read More »

Oil prices tumble on U.S. inventories data


OPEC plans to meet with non-OPEC oil producers on the same day as its scheduled May 25 conference, sources familiar with the arrangements said, as they decide whether to extend supply cuts into the second half of the year. Both Exxon and Chevron are stuck below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were at $54.92 per barrel at 0741 GMT (3:41 a.m. Read More »

The Rodman & Renshaw Raises Protalix Biotherapeutics Inc (PLX) Price Target to $5.00

They now have a Dollars 3.4 price target on the stock. The brokerage now has a $5.00 target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of $4.00. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.02 Percent. The stock's market cap is $129.10 million. The last session's volume of 35.03 million shares was higher than its average volume of 2.46 million shares. Read More »

Mallya under United Kingdom judicial process, India doing its best: Jaitley

The report further stated that Vijay Mallya has also been asked to keep his mobile phone switched on for 24 hours. Those who looted will have to return that: Modi on day of Mallya's arrestNew Delhi: Those who have "looted the poor and the middle classes will have to return what they have looted", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today, on a day businessman Vijay Mallya was arrested in London on loan default charges."Indeed". Read More »

Fed's Kaplan: Three rate rises this year 'still a good baseline'


A brighter global outlook has tempered any adverse market reaction to the Federal Reserve's decision to raise rates twice in the last three months, Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said on Wednesday, and the USA central bank's gradual approach should keep spillovers to foreign countries in check. Read More »

Cohen & Associates LLC Invests $290000 in Emerson Electric Company (EMR)

Sales growth in the quarter for Emerson Electric Co. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR ) Industrial Electrical Equipment has a Current Ratio of 2.1 with a Quick Ratio value of 1.8. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD boosted its position in Emerson Electric by 1.6% in the third quarter. Financial Architects Inc now owns 1,964 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $108,000 after buying an additional 270 shares during the period. Read More »

USS Carl Vinson Not In North Korea, So Where Is It?

A South Korean defense official said Wednesday that the aircraft carrier will be journeying to Korea following a joint exercise with Australia. The administration appeared to redirect the strike group soon afterward, and on Tuesday, Pacific Command said it now "is heading north to the Western Pacific as a prudent measure". Read More »

OH expands new program to help children of addicts


He also allotted an additional $1 million to fund the expansion. The four counties later added were concerned they would struggle to meet the program's requirement thus causing their initial hesitation, Scott Britton of the public association said. Read More »

Finance Ministry Ratifies 8.65% Interest Rate On EPF, Says Labour Minister


The official confirmation will now make it possible for the Employee Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to credit the interest into accounts of registered members. "The Central Board of Trustees (CBT) had chose to give 8.65 per cent". Our ministry keeps on discussing with Finance Ministry. If need be, I will talk to them (Finance Ministry). Read More »

Senate majority leader: Canada doesn't grasp urgency of milk crisis

Trump did not specify what parts of Canada's tariff-protected dairy sector he wanted to change, nor what measures he would take to make it happen, but his remarks re-ignited calls from rival exporters for a fresh complaint to the WTO. Canadians have rebuked those claims, arguing the U.S. produces too much milk in a global market already saturated with it. In a story April 19 about a U.S. Read More »

General Motors plant seized, protesters killed in Venezuela


The hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters are accusing Maduro of causing the serious economic and social crisis in the country. Still, thousands rallied in support of Maduro in Caracas, with estimates of the total number of people protesting in the nation's capital topping out at as much as 1.2 million over a 12 mile stretch. Read More »

Patriots' Alan Branch skips White House visit over Trump's sexist remarks

A Patriots spokesman, Stacey James , said more than 45 players attended the White House in 2015 under President Obama. Soon after that game, several prominent Patriots players - including Martellus Bennett, LeGarrette Blount, Devin McCourty, and Alan Branch - specifically said that they would not go because of President Donald Trump. Read More »

Bill O'Reilly won't return to Fox News

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and his son Lachlan are co-executive chairmen of the company and son James is chief executive officer. It could also have alienated employees. The money was paid sometimes by O'Reilly, other times by Fox . Before and after the accusations, O'Reilly remained one of the most popular commentators on cable news. Read More »

This $400 Machine Just Squeezes Juice Out of a Bag


Juicero's specially designed juice packs cost between $5 and $8, and you can only purchase them if you have the machine. Defending its machine, a person close to the Juicero Inc . After the product was introduced, Evans was replaced as CEO and the price of the machine was dropped the original $700 price tag to $400. "The machine yielded 8 ounces in about two minutes". Read More »

Yogi Adityanath government starts work on Greater Noida airport


A technical evaluation is required, as the earlier evaluation was done quite sometime back, added Sinha. "But, terminal side capacity will need to be increased with time as the number of flights increases", said Sinha. By the end of 2017, the airside capacity is expected to rise by 10% to 72-73 aircraft movements per hour. A flight operations committee is also being set up to deal with challenges at Delhi airport. Read More »

Microvision, Inc. (NASDAQ:MVIS) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis

Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Microvision Inc. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $0.89. Microvision, Inc. (MVIS) reported sales (ttm) of 14.8 Million, whereas, 3 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 2.66 million. The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $-0.34, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $-0.34. Read More »

Eminent powers in to Guineas picture with Craven win


The Craven Stakes has not pinpointed the 2,000 Guineas victor since Haafhd took both races 13 years ago and a few of the winners since have failed to add another victory to their record at any level. "I'd hope there's improvement there. He's very special, I'm thrilled to bits with him". Crowley said: "He's the real deal". Rivet's win at the same track a year ago makes him the form choice, but his sole disappointment in 2016 was his fifth of seven behind Churchill in the Dewhurst Stakes on ... Read More »

UK Election Debates Won't Feature The Prime Minister


May enjoys a runaway lead in opinion polls over the main opposition Labour Party, and the British economy has so far defied predictions of a slowdown, offering her a strong base to launch a poll some lawmakers described as "opportunistic". But her decision also opens the door to more uncertainty in the region, as it now puts Europe's three most powerful nations - Britain, Germany and France - into full-throttle election mode. Read More »

The insidious gender pay gap in the office actually begins at university


There are also large gender discrepancies within certain fields, with the worst examples being in healthcare administration where women earn 22pc less than men, mathematics (18pc) and biology (13pc). "Choice of college major can have a dramatic impact on jobs and pay later on", Glassdoor said. While the research demonstrates that the pay gap opens up in the years immediately following graduation and establishes a correlation between course taken at university and salary achieved, the ... Read More »