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Ciara Reportedly Involved in Car Crash in LA


Ciara , who is already the mother of a two-year-old son, Future, is now in her third trimester. TMZ reports that she was clutching her shoulder and chest. "I'm just super excited about this time in my life". In a post shared within minutes of Ciara's , Wilson called the pregnancy the "greatest blessing of all" and said he was "forever grateful". Read More »

Sean Spicer Explains 'What's Not to Love' About Recent WikiLeaks Dump

Following Friday's jobs report, stock market futures moved higher, though government bond yields edged lower. That said , it's a pretty good indicator of how much Trump has succeeded in lowering the bar in terms of standards of conduct. Spicer did apologize, and tried to diffuse by saying the info was already out there, and that he wasn't giving analysis. Trump repeatedly drew on emails leaked by WikiLeaks during the 2016 campaign to attack Clinton, and effusively praised the group, ... Read More »

Energy Transfer wins against tribe's challenge to Dakota Access path


On our first day there, we were sure to keep our distance and observe from afar. The MAIN Coalition is made up of agriculture, business and labor entities that benefit from Midwest infrastructure projects. "In order for us to take the steps necessary to assure our own future, we have to understand historically what has happened to us and what is now happening to us", Archambault said. Read More »

Facebook Kicks Up Live Video Business With Major League Soccer Deal


While not a move to take over the league's entire streaming portfolio, Facebook's dive into the MLS seems to mirror Twitter's partnership with the NFL last season, which saw Thursday night games being showcased on the social network. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has described video as a "mega-trend" for the company, and Facebook recently released a standalone TV app for watching videos. The games will be streamed on the Facebook page of Univision Deportes, the multimedia sports business of ... Read More »

RadioShack Files Bankruptcy for Second Time


But Rogers said several factors, including that the partnership with Sprint was not as profitable as expected, prompted the latest bankruptcy filing. The company plans to close 200 of its 1,500 stores nationwide at some point in the bankruptcy process. The announcement comes even though RadioShack said it trimmed expenses by 23 percent a year ago while growing profit 8 percent, according to a news release Wednesday. Read More »

Guatemala: Fire kills 19 children at a shelter


Reports say those killed were aged between fourteen and seventeen. The head of Guatemala's national police, Nery Ramos said at the scene 19 girls were confirmed dead. Distraught relatives said abuse was common at the centre, which is run by the Ministry for Social Welfare. Mr De Leon said younger children fled the shelter because they were being abused by the elder children. Read More »

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Surges 2.80% Pre-session Trade


RAD has been the subject of a number of other reports. The consensus analysts recommendation at this point stands at 2.60 for Rite Aid Corporation . The firm's revenue for the quarter was down.8% on a year-over-year basis. Rite Aid now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $7.21. Read More »

AIG boss Peter Hancock steps down


Hancock, who was named chief executive in September 2014, alluded to the discord with shareholders in a statement . AIG climbed 1.2% in early trading in NY, paring a previous decline of 2.9% this year. Hancock is AIG's fifth chief executive since Maurice "Hank" Greenberg was ousted in 2005. AIG stock is up 24.4 percent the past year, but down 1.7 percent year-to-date. Read More »

Light snow probable in York Friday morning


Temperatures, however, will remain cold for the duration of the weekend, with highs in the 30s for both Saturday and Sunday . McPike said two computer models he uses varied in their forecast amounts of snow for the Omaha area - one calling for 1 inch and the other expecting up to 6 inches. Read More »

BC ready to 'dangle' Uber, other ride-sharing services ahead of election


Stone says the changes come after extensive consultation with stakeholders including local governments, the insurance industry, ride-sharing and taxi companies, and consumer groups. "A taxi off the road is lost revenue for that company and for the drivers that use the vehicle". "The new process that will be put in place will ensure as level a playing field as possible between ride-sharing companies and the taxi industry in the insurance that they will require to assure consumers that they ... Read More »

Raiders secure financing for potential Las Vegas stadium

The Las Vegas deal just got a new deck of cards and the owners might be running out of reasons NOT to vote for it as the future home of the Raiders. The Raiders originally received a $650 million pledge from casino magnate Sheldon Adelson to build the stadium, but Adelson withdrew his commitment in January. Read More »

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) Reviewed By Analysts

The company has a market capitalization of $1.80 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.65 and a beta of 0.84. The stock's 52-week range is $14.30 - $20.21. Hawkeye Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Xenia Hotels & Resorts during the second quarter worth approximately $6,452,000. In recent action, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Read More »

EIA raises 2017-18 forecast for USA crude oil output


Few in the market believe a stock drawdown to the five-year average or below and a sustainable market rebalancing could be achieved with just six months of production restraint. shale oil production may grow by 1.4 million barrels per day by 2022 with prices at about $60 per barrel. Saudi Arabia's energy minister told executives in Houston that its participation in an worldwide agreement to cut crude output was reinvigorating rivals in the U.S. Read More »

RBA keeps cash rate on hold


But the Australian dollar rose nonetheless after the rate decision, up 0.6% for the day against the US dollar, because Governor Philip Lowe took an optimistic tone on Australia's economic growth. "The depreciation of the exchange rate since 2013 has also assisted the economy in its transition following the mining investment boom". However, signs continue to emerge that despite strong conditions, underlying house price growth is moderating. Read More »

Six youths held for raping seven Kerala orphanage girls


Police launched a probe which revealed that the accused have been sexually abusing the girls from the past few months. But, shop owners and school teachers said that all students were taken to the orphanage around 7pm on many days and they were seen returning back by 9pm as there were no proper facilities to provide food at the hostel. Read More »

Take a look at the first 3D printed house


A finished test house that the company built with a partner in Russian Federation is "cozy and comfortable" and includes "a hall, a bathroom, a living room and a compact functional kitchen with the most modern appliances from Samsung company", Apis Cor's blog boasts. Read More »

Oil prices have fallen on worries China will cut demand

Oil prices, however, have been unusually stable since producers agreed in November to reduce the oversupply that has weighed on prices for more than two years, with both Brent and US crude locked in $5 ranges. Oil's resurgence isn't confined to America. Figures released last week showed Russia's February oil output was unchanged from January at 11.11 million barrels per day (bpd), energy ministry data showed, casting doubt on Russia's moves to rein in output as part of a pact with oil ... Read More »

Federal agents probe 3 Caterpillar Illinois offices


According to MarketWatch it's the biggest stock tumble the company has seen in eight months. Seven people, all wearing dark colored jackets marked either "IRS special agent" or "Police federal agents", entered the Caterpillar headquarters, according to a video posted by the Peoria Journal Star . Read More »

Deutsche Bank seeks to raise $8.5B in capital


By integrating Postbank - long slated to be sold as soon as it could fetch the right price - and reorganising its corporate and investment banking units, Cryan argued that Deutsche Bank would "strengthen significantly our leadership in Germany, where our roots are, while also maintaining our global reach". Read More »

'Logan' Movie Review Roundup: More Than A Superhero Movie


Most moviegoers and critics felt these films didn't live up to the nature of the character in the comic books. At the end of X-Men: Apocalypse, an employee of the Essex Corp. After the fight, Laura buries Wolverine and recites a movie quite she overhears earlier in the film. But this time around, the last instalment of the "Wolverine" series, Logan , brings you a buck load of emotions. Read More »

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS

Fourth-quarter sales fell 0.3% to $1.579 billion, but comparable store sales rose 0.3% due to a lower store count. The company's 50-day moving average is $50.82 and its 200 day moving average is $49.78. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 1,779,471 shares of the company's stock worth $84,970,000 after buying an additional 114,424 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Uber Used Secretive Greyball Program To Evade Law Enforcement Sting Operations


Today's yarn from the NYT claims that even after Uber struck a deal to operate in Portland, the Greyball code was used in that city and others around the globe where Uber operated under close scrutiny. Officials can be singled out by Uber in multiple ways, including by creating a " geofence " around authorities' offices and Greyballing anyone who frequently opened and closed the app in that region. Read More »

Travis Perkins reveals slump in profits amid branch closures


Travis Perkins has already warned of the fall in demand and the increased competition in the plumbing and heating trade, an issue that has led it to shed 600 people and close branches at a cost of £57 million. Peel Hunt reissued a "hold" rating and issued a GBX 1,580 ($19.68) price target on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. Read More »

Tech Names On Frontline: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK), T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)


Here we discussed analysts opinions what they said about Autodesk, Inc . It opened the session with a $88.73 price tag, later ranging from $87.05 to $88.73, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. If you are reading this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US and worldwide trademark and copyright law. Read More »

Snapchat's $24 Billion Valuation Sets A High Bar For Its Future


Yet, Snap is also one of the few billion-dollar tech startups choosing to go public and by far the largest. Unlike in most listed companies, people who buy the floated shares in Snap will not get any voting rights. While Snapchat is a camera-driven app-the majority of messages sent between users contain videos or photos taken with users' phones-it seems a stretch to think that this is what CEO Evan Spiegel means by "camera company". Read More »

China ups military spending


President Donald Trump earlier this week pledged to further strengthen his country's armed forces, in his first address to Congress since taking office on January 20. China also plans to complete the cutting of 300,000 military personnel by the end of the year, shifting the emphasis away from the land forces and toward the navy, air and rocket units. Read More »