• US Intercepts a Simulated N. Korean Nuclear Missile
US Intercepts a Simulated N. Korean Nuclear Missile

The interceptor was launched by the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) System. The U.S. military current has 36 ground-based interceptors based in California and Alaska, but plans to deploy an additional eight for a total of 44, by the end of this year.

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  • Amazon joins the $1000 club
Amazon joins the $1000 club

US and United Kingdom consumers ranked Amazon . com #1 in the Customer Satisfaction Index, a 10,000-person poll that measures perceptions of quality and value across retailers nationwide. Holland Capital invested in 4.26% or 135,168 shares. 1,963 were accumulated by Wendell David. Corporate insiders own 17.70% of the company's stock. More interes...

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  • US Supreme Court agrees with Charleston business regarding patent rights issue
US Supreme Court agrees with Charleston business regarding patent rights issue

Score one for the little guys. Impression said Lexmark , based in Lexington, had already been paid for the use of its inventions and had exhausted its rights. But let's back up a second. And manufacturers often try to place restrictions on reselling digital goods , fix markets, and other uses that the law has traditionally allowed customers t...

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  • Climate change among issues to be debated at Exxon meeting
Climate change among issues to be debated at Exxon meeting

Psagot Investment House Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Exxon Mobil during the fourth quarter worth $119,000. UBS Oconnor LLC boosted its stake in Corning by 40.6% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this piece on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of US & worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. The origina...

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  • President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement
President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Trump, who has called global warming a "hoax", tweeted on Wednesday morning: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". The decision, which will be announced this week, would put the U.S. at odds with almost every other nation on earth, who signed onto the 2015 carbon reduction plan.

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  • Trump seeks to warm Israel-Arab relations
Trump seeks to warm Israel-Arab relations

The so-called two-state solution - meaning an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel - has always been the basis of U.S. policy but Trump suggested in February he was no longer wedded to it. "He does not put it as a condition, but when he says it will not be helpful, the message comes out stronger". It would keep the Netanyahu gover...

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  • Dollar, yen inch higher as European political nerves weigh
Dollar, yen inch higher as European political nerves weigh

James Woods, global investment analyst at Rivkin Securities in Sydney, attributed most of the currency's decline on Tuesday to a German press report saying Athens may opt out of its next bail-out payment if creditors can not strike a debt relief deal.

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  • McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats
McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats

The deliveries are made with the help of Uber's UberEats and are set to reach additional locations next month. "We are encouraged by early results in the U.S where delivery is resonating well, particularly with our younger customers", Easterbrook says.

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  • Analysts Set Just Eat PLC (JE) PT at $699.14
Analysts Set Just Eat PLC (JE) PT at $699.14

Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $93.0 target in Friday, February 10 report. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 415 ($5.40) price target on shares of Zpg Plc in a research note on Wednesday, March 1st.

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  • Palo Alto Networks beats estimates, issues strong guidance; shares up 11%
Palo Alto Networks beats estimates, issues strong guidance; shares up 11%

Associated Banc invested in 37,100 shares. Moreover, Thornburg Investment has 0.09% invested in Akamai Technologies, Inc. Goldman Sachs Grp Incorporated holds 0.02% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) or 2.11M shares. Evercore Wealth Lc owns 0% invested in Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE: PANW ) for 349 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in...

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  • UK election goes from dull to dramatic as contest tightens
UK election goes from dull to dramatic as contest tightens

The pound sterling fell against other major currencies this morning as controversial modeling predicted the Conservative Party would lose its majority in the British parliament in next week's election . The Daily Telegraph newspaper's rolling average of the last eight polls now puts the Conservatives on 44 percent, Labour on 36 percent, the ...

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  • Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Shares Bought by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Shares Bought by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp

STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Perrigo, Analog Devices , Michael Kors, Transocean ..." with publication date: May 31, 2017. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up period after an initial publ...

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  • England's Ali still wary of South Africa
England's Ali still wary of South Africa

Moeen Ali smashed 77 off just 51 deliveries and together the pair put on a sixth-wicket stand of 117 after Joe Root and Alex Hales had added 98 between them. The Yorkshire venue of Headingley welcomed the world's visiting number one ranked ODI team with bright sunshine before Morgan's 107 from 93 balls put the spine in England's total.

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  • Theresa May could lose majority in parliament, new poll analysis predicts
Theresa May could lose majority in parliament, new poll analysis predicts

The pound fell to a one-month low against the USA dollar Wednesday after a one of the countries biggest pollsters forecast a hung parliament in next week's United Kingdom elections . The YouGov result allows for a wide margin of error and the pollster acknowledged that its predictions would be controversial. Prime Minister Theresa May...

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  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise posts loss in 2nd qtr vs year-ago profit
Hewlett Packard Enterprise posts loss in 2nd qtr vs year-ago profit

Buckingham Asset Management LLC now owns 19,748 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $468,000 after buying an additional 106 shares during the period. Investors may also be paying close concentration to some simple moving average indicators on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE ). Barclays PLC lowered their target pric...

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  • OPEC, Non-OPEC oil producers extend oil output cut by 9 months
OPEC, Non-OPEC oil producers extend oil output cut by 9 months

New producers may add their name to the agreement and exemptions for OPEC members Libya and Nigeria could complicate an easy outcome. In December, the Opec agreed its first production cuts in a decade and the first joint cuts with non-Opec producer nations, led by Russian Federation, in 15 years.

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  • Kathy Griffin Apologizes for Photo of
Kathy Griffin Apologizes for Photo of "Decapitated Trump" After It Sparks Outrage

According to CNN , Griffin told the camera that she was "not afraid to do images that make noise". Griffin quickly posted a video on Twitter asking for forgiveness and saying "I am sorry". Chelsea Clinton called the photo "vile and wrong", adding , "It is never amusing to joke about killing a president". The outcry over the photo reached ...

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  • JetBlue testing facial-recognition boarding system in Boston
JetBlue testing facial-recognition boarding system in Boston

A passenger will step up to a camera and the kiosk will compare the facial scan to the passenger's passport photo in the U.S. Customs database. On Wednesday, America's sixth-largest airline announced it has partnered with the U.S. Phase 2 would also allow them to check a bag and board a flight using a fingerprint. 'Self-boarding eliminates bo...

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  • Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC Increases Stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)
Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC Increases Stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

It has outperformed by 40.65% the S&P500. Innophos Holdings, Inc.is a producer of nutritional specialty ingredients with applications in food, beverage, dietary supplements, pharmaceutical, oral care and industrial end markets. The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, January 11 to "Hold". The company was maintained on Monday, Oct...

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  • Italy Jobless Rate Falls Unexpectedly In April
Italy Jobless Rate Falls Unexpectedly In April

The Triangle's jobless rate fell to 4.2 percent in April, the lowest in nine years. Denver retains the title as the lowest big-city unemployment rate, at just 2.1 percent in April. Nationally, the lowest jobless rates for the month were turned in by Ames, Iowa, and Boulder, Colo., at 1.7 percent and 1.8 percent, respectively. The April seasonal...

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  • Ill. House approves $15 minimum wage
Ill. House approves $15 minimum wage

It would also break with the pattern of reinforcing anti-worker myths about the economy. Under the plan, workers 18 and older would see the wage jump in increments until 2022. "The current minimum wage falls far short of this goal". I'm in politics to build fairness, because the market's not going to do that alone. Yet this approach is misguided,...

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  • Michael Kors to close 100 more stores
Michael Kors to close 100 more stores

In fairness, KORS' guidance during the third quarter had indicated that the struggles would continue and the company telegraphed the non-cash impairment charges. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Michael Kors Holdings Ltd ( KORS ) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages" was originally reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS.

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  • Some to receive refunds for unauthorized Amazon purchases
Some to receive refunds for unauthorized Amazon purchases

As the Court held, "Many of Amazon's arguments improperly assume a familiarity with in-app purchases on the part of consumers". The fact that it failed to ask for any password to purchase apps made it very easy for to buy in-game goodies without involving their parents.

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  • Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee
Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee

He was insane, a real nut job". "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". In addition to the FBI investigation, the Senate and House Intelligence Committees are also conducting their own investigations into Russian Federation.

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  • Oil slips further on disappointing OPEC meeting outcome
Oil slips further on disappointing OPEC meeting outcome

Since then, trading has been volatile. OPEC's move was greeted by a sell-off. The decision extends a cut of 1.2 million barrels a day by OPEC . "Today the bottom evaporated from the market", he said . The cartel next meets in November. Opec's aim is to counter the growth of U.S. oil production, in particular shale oil , which is prod...

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  • Drilling Down Into Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)
Drilling Down Into Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

Usca Ria Ltd Llc reported 0.11% in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE: ETP ). As of December 31, 2016, its Green River Basin surface activities were situated on approximately 880 acres in Wyoming, and the Company's mining activities included approximately 23,500 acres of leased and licensed subsurface mining area.

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  • US driving season gives support to prices
US driving season gives support to prices

While U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were trading at $49.63 per barrel on Monday at 0253 GMT, down 0.3 percent, Brent Crude futures were down 15 percent, trading at $52.00 per barrel. Traders are anxious that the increasing Libyan and USA production will dampen the OPEC efforts to rebalance the markets . Still, global inv...

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  • JetBlue Flight Diverted For Laptop Battery Fire
JetBlue Flight Diverted For Laptop Battery Fire

The fire was out before they landed, but the plane was on the tarmac in Grand Rapids, Michigan for almost three hours as emergency crews removed the device and made inspections. JetBlue Flt#915 f/JFK-SFO landed w/o incident here shortly after 8pm after reports of a lithium fire onboard. Passenger Kailey Honniball said passengers noticed smoke ...

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  • Clean-Energy Advocates:
Clean-Energy Advocates: "No Three Mile Island Bailout"

Exelon Corp. said Monday's announcement comes after five years of losses on the power plant and its recent failure in an auction to sell Three Mile Island's power into the regional grid. Three Mile Island is licensed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to operate through 2034, so the shutdown would come 15 years early. NY and IL have both appr...

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  • Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance
Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

Trump's budget holds true to his campaign pledge to leave Medicare and Social Security pension benefits alone and contains spending increases for the military and veterans , but it treats most of the rest of the government as fair game.

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  • Malaysia Airlines' plane in mid-air drama
Malaysia Airlines' plane in mid-air drama

Arif Chaudhery, a passenger on board MH128, told Reuters that about 30 minutes into the flight a male passenger attacked a female member of the cabin crew who screamed out for help. No-one is believed to have been injured. Malaysia Airlines experienced two deadly plane crashes in 2014, and the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that ye...

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  • Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs
Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs

I think we can all agree that last year's NBA Finals was one of the best sports things to ever happen, and that it would be maximally good if the same thing-by "same thing" I mean LeBron and the Cavs banishing the Warriors to hell-happened again this year.

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  • Recent Broker Updates On Babcock International Group (LON:BAB)
Recent Broker Updates On Babcock International Group (LON:BAB)

It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. Peel Hunt increased their price target on shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC from GBX 460 ($5.91) to GBX 510 ($6.55) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. IMMR's SI was 1.58 million shares in May as released by FINRA. Jensen Inv reported 0.01% in Crown Holdings, Inc....

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  • Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Under Analyst Spotlight
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Under Analyst Spotlight

Compared to the same quarter past year, the company reported earnings per share of $-0.18. Primecap Company Ca has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK ). RBC Capital Markets maintained Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) rating on Friday, March 3. The rating was upgraded by Sterne Agee CRT on Wednesday, April 27 to "Buy".

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  • India's longest bridge named after singer Bhupen Hazarika: Ten interesting facts
India's longest bridge named after singer Bhupen Hazarika: Ten interesting facts

It is 9.15 kilometres long, that's almost 30 per cent longer than the famous Bandra-Worli Sealink in Mumbai. The structure, standing over 182 pillars, will ensure 24X7 connectivity between upper Assam and the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh .

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