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Petrol price hiked by Rs1.29 per litre, diesel Rs 0.97 per litre

Petrol price has been increased by Rs 1.29 per litre, whereas, the diesel price is up by Rs 0.97 per litre. "The government wants to maintain a policy of stabil...


Protesters Rappel Down Anti-DAPL Banner At US Bank Stadium

Two individuals have climbed the rafters at U.S. Bank Stadium to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline, rolling out a big banner from a ridge truss. Here is an e...


Ivory Trade in China to Be Fully Prohibited in Coming Year

The global ivory trade was banned in 1989, but domestic markets around the world have continued to make poaching and illegal trade to continue presenting a ma...


PT Citilink warned by Indonesia after video shows drunk pilot

Footage taken at security appears the show the pilot staggering through a metal detector and security guards picking up his belongings that were falling on the ...


Analysts Review on Trending Stock

For the Current Quarter, 31 analyst are projecting the mean EPS to be $1.51/share. Nordea Investment Management AB raised its position in The Walt Disney by 149...


Emirates, Airbus agree to delay deliveries of twelve A380s

Planemaker Airbus said on Tuesday it had delayed deliveries to Emirates of six A380s in 2017 and six in 2018 following agreements between Emirates and Rolls-R...


'World Events' Drive Extensive New York City Security Plan

Incredibly, New York City dropped like the ball at Times Square, the Big Apple rated number 38. Eastern. The organization also has a convenient mobile strea...


USA pending homes sales -2.5% vs +0.5% estimate

Pending sales in November slowed to the lowest level in almost a year after a rapid post-election rise in mortgage rates and tightening supply of affordable lis...


Burke Ramsey, JonBenet's brother, sues CBS in $750 million slander suit

In October, Ramsey filed a separate lawsuit against forensic pathologist Werner Spitz, whose comments were used on the CBS special, seeking $150 million. The ...


Amazon files patent for airborne warehouse system

The concept would essentially allow Amazon to use gravity and drones to deliver products from "aerial fulfillment centers, as the company calls them". The pa...


County residents have many options to dispose of Christmas trees

Pick-up days depend on your collection zone. Until January 10, residents can drop off Christmas trees, live garland and live wreaths at the Environmental Ser...


Bryant, Cowboys keep Lions' playoff hopes on hold

The big question was whether the Cowboys would rest their stars in this game, and they didn't. Prescott tossed touchdown passes of 21 to receiver Brice Butler...


Dylann Roof won't call witnesses during sentencing phase of trial

Roof confessed to killing nine parishioners during the June 2015 attack at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. He was represente...


Japan Stocks Gain as Yen Falls, Oil Extends Rally: Markets Wrap

The Dow has briefly traded within 20 points of 20,000, a level that while seen as psychologically important holds little fundamental or technical significance. ...


Toshiba shares tank over expected loss

Toshiba shares traded 10.4 percent lower at 397.10 yen in morning trading, paring an earlier loss of as much as 16.3 percent. "Westinghouse has found that the...


Oil prices edge down ahead of production cuts

Prices are set to recover next year as production cuts help to re-balance an oversupplied market, Saudi Arabia's energy minister Khalid Al-Falih said last week....


Chinese traders charged with insider trading on hacked information

Hong was arrested in Hong Kong on Christmas Day and is awaiting extradition. This all started since the beginning of April 2014, and the three of them were able...


Iran says Boeing deal will cost just $8 billion

Iran's transport authority announced Sunday it had paid half-price for a $16.6 billion deal to buy 80 us -made Boeing airplanes in the nation's biggest Wester...


A&E cancels controversial show about the KKK

In a statement , the network claimed the payments were "nominal" but went against the promise it made that no money would go to the hate group. In a statemen...


Use That Pile of Empty Amazon Boxes to Do Something Wonderful

Will you be using this program to pack up a few boxes and get them shipped and donated to Goodwill free of charge? The company also teamed up with several maj...


Conte winning Chelsea hearts and minds - and points

Eleven Premier League victories in a row sees them dominating the division and leaves them six points clear of closest chasers Liverpool going into Christmas Da...


Modi defends changes in demonetisation rules, says govt sensitive to feedback

Addressing black money hoarders, Modi said no need to feel fear of me or of the nation, but you must be feel fear of common man who is with us in a battle again...


Shafiq excited for Boxing Day Test

Not dropped. Rested. Starc was 22 at the time, and was entering what team management called a "danger period" due to his heavy workload. He will be Australia's ...


Deutsche Bank agrees to $7.2 billion settlement in mortgage probe

It was initially expected that the DOJ would seek penalties of only up to $3.4 billion. Credit Suisse has reached a similar deal with the justice department...


China fines GM $29M for violating anti-monopoly rules

The Shanghai Price Bureau said today that Shanghai GM, the US automaker's wander with state-claimed Shanghai Automotive Industries Corp., shamefully smothered r...


Fire Officials Urge Christmas Tree Safety

When burning candles, keep them at least 30 centimetres (12 inches) away from anything that can burn and do not forget to blow them out when you leave the room ...


Snapshot of Recent Traded Stock: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA)

Jolley Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 104.5% in the second quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,64...


Clsa Americas Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for Mosaic Co. (MOS)

Today, Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated its Overweight rating on Mosaic (NYSE:MOS). Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd continued to hold its position in s...


Brendan Dassey's confession legal

In August, a federal magistrate judge in Milwaukee overturned Dassey's first-degree intentional homicide conviction, concluding that the teenager's constitution...


Alibaba Group Holding Ltd: This Is a Big Blow to BABA Stock

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in BABA. This showed the surprise of 12.4% in the last qua...


Petronas to cut up to 20000 bpd of crude oil next year

Analysts said overall sentiment remains positive with global oil supply expected to shrink after major producers, both in and outside the Organization of the ...


United States training area in Okinawa returned

But even after the handover of the training site, about 70 percent of all U.S. military facilities in Japan will remain in the prefecture. Jim Garamone writ...


£440m broadband boost set for more than 500000 premises

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has freed up the money to help homes and businesses in the "hardest-to-reach" parts of the United Kingdom rec...


Ikea dresser tip-over case reaches $50 million settlement

In 2008, the company paid $2.3 million to the parents of a 3-year-old girl who was killed after an IKEA dresser fell on her, and in 2009, the company agreed t...


NORAD helps families across the world track Santa

They know perfectly well that the same Santa Claus can not be everywhere, in Christmas window displays, at every shopping center or street corner. The ADC...


Woman caught smuggling cat into NZ in handbag

Hughes said the couple, both in their mid- to late-20s, managed to hide the cat from the flight crew and other passengers during the 7,000-mile (11,300-kilometr...


Iran Air, Airbus Sign 100 Aircraft Order, First Deliveries Expected in 2017

United States legal restrictions slowed the finalization of the contract. The bill would next need to pass the Senate, which, although Republican controlled, fa...


VW to reveal driverless EV 'microbus' concept at Detroit

The new concept vehicle that will be unveiled at next month's North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit seems likely to fall into the same in-be...


Traders Alert: Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESEA), ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)

It was reported on Dec, 20 by Barchart.com . Equities research analysts predict that Energy Transfer Equity L.P. will post $0.96 earnings per share for the cur...


Dow closing in on 20000

Meanwhile, the $29.88, or 14%, Goldman's stock has climbed since November 22, when the Dow first closed above 19,000, has added about 205 points to the Dow's ...


These Austin offices and facilities will be closed during the holidays

The City Treasurer's office will be closed December 22, 23 and 26. Monday's normally scheduled cart and dumpster trash collection will be moved to Tuesday, De...


Duke Realty Corp. (DRE) Upgraded at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Zacks Investment Research upgraded Agree Realty Corp. from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 4th. The company repor...


Existing-home sales edge up to a 9-year high in November

November's sales pace was the highest since February 2007 (5.79 million). The report said existing home sales in the Northeast spiked by 8.0%, while sales in ...


Analysts Recommendations: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) stock is presently standing at about $36.61 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. Sa...


Oman's crude price rise amid weakening dollar

Action Economics ( AE ) said prospects for an inventory draw, when the American Petroleum Institute reports weekly stock data after the close, has provided supp...


Dept. of Education ends student financial aid for Charlotte School of Law

Monday, the feds came down even harder on the state's largest and arguably (#notarguably) least successful law school. "The ABA repeatedly found that the Char...


Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's

Walgreens said it continues to expect the acquisition to realize savings of over $1 billion within three to four years after the closing of the deal, which is e...


Feds to ban oil, gas offshore licences in Arctic

Huffman also authored the Stop Arctic Ocean Drilling Act to prohibit new or renewed oil and gas leasing in the Arctic Ocean Planning Areas. The areas covere...


WPP joins probed ad firms, showing U.S. look across industry

WPP (WPPGY), the world's largest public relations group by market value, said Monday that it had been subpoenaed by the U.S Department of Justice, suggesting t...


Fed's Yellen Maintains Optimistic Outlook: Best Job Market In a Decade

She did not mention monetary policy in her speech, which was exclusively focused on the world of work, but did note those graduating were entering the strongest...