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Turkmen president extends condolences over Kabul terror attack

It came just days after a deadly attack on one of the most prominent hotels in the city. In Saturday's attack, assailants got through a checkpoint in an ambulance, claiming to be taking a patient to a hospital. The strongman, Atta Muhammad Noor, a powerful governor, was sacked by the president, but has refused to leave his post, raising fears that escalating political tensions could further undermine the country's fragile security. Read More »

Volkswagen apologises for testing of diesel engine emissions on monkeys

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The study, conducted in 2014, was created to defend diesel following revelations that the fuel's exhaust fumes were carcinogenic, the paper reported. The story, citing annual reports from the European Research Group on Environment and Health in the Transport Sector, or EUGT, which closed past year, followed a New York Times report earlier that the organization also conducted tests using monkeys . Read More »

Three dead in Bengal bus accident

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The ill-fated bus was en route to Baharampur when the accident occurred, police said. While two bodies were found floating, seven injured persons were fished out from the canal in Daulatabad, about 220 km from Kolkata. Transport Minister Suvendu Adhikari along with other officials rushed to the spot on a helicopter on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's instructions. Read More »

Jackpotting: hackers are making ATMs give away cash

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In the " jackpotting " attacks, the suspects get access to standalone ATM's with a key and then using a computer inject malware the ATM's. The US Secret Service is warning of an ATM attack that lets perpetrators withdraw large sums of money. Read More »

Crypto exchange to refund $500m after 'hack of epic proportions'

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While Bitcoin and its ilk have recovered from their selloff on Friday - thanks in part to Coincheck's assurances over the weekend that customers would be partially reimbursed - market observers say concerns over security lapses at cryptocurrency exchanges are likely to persist. Read More »

Economic survey projects FY19 growth at 7-7.5% in 2018-19

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Consumer Price Index (CPI) based headline inflation, factored in by the Reserve Bank while arriving at its bi- monthly monetary policy, averaged 3.3 per cent during the period which "is the lowest" in the last six financial years. The economic survey has also predicted 50% increase in the number of indirect taxpayers in the nation. According to the data released by government, the implementation of Goods and Services Tax has been a boon for tax collection. Read More »

Japanese Inn Introduces 'Self-Parking Slippers' From Nissan

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Can you imagine the possible pranks with slippers with little wheels on them in a United Kingdom hotel? The company points out that the ProPilot Assist system is tuned specifically for USA roads and drivers, after more than 50,000 miles of development across the country. Read More »

Celtic Close to Chelsea Playmaker Loan Deal

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Despite late interest from Spanish side Leganes, Celtic are close to getting a deal for the Belgian over the line. Chelsea are ready to let Musonda head away from Stamford Bridge for regular game time after he failed to make an impact on the first team; the Belgian chose to reject a move away from Chelsea last summer to fight for first team football. Read More »

Is Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:GPOR) A Safe Bet For Investors?

The stock increased 0.73% or $0.2638 during the last trading session, reaching $36.1638. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 295,449 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,592,659.84. 104 funds opened positions while 395 raised stakes. 155.36 million shares or 0.81% more from 154.12 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Renaissance Techs Limited Liability Company owns 553,400 shares. Read More »

Patriots, Brady rule Super Bowl, but scores are awfully tight

The 40-year-old five-time Super Bowl champion played through the ailment last Sunday with the damaged area covered for protection and looked no worse for wear. Recently, Bill Belichick spoke about Long to Bernd Buchmasser of PatsPulpit.com during a press conference. "Everything runs through number 12 (quarterback Tom Brady ) and 87 (tight end Rob Gronkowski )". Read More »

Woman files discrimination lawsuit against Walmart

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And in order to purchase them, an employee was required to accompany her to a register. Attorney Gloria Allred announced Friday a lawsuit against Walmart over discrimination allegations stemming from African-American hair products. "We're sensitive to this situation and also understand, like other retailers, that some products such as electronics, automotive, cosmetics and other personal care products are subject to additional security". Read More »

Dan Enos 'expected' to leave MI football for Alabama, per report

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The 49-year-old former Michigan State quarterback will work under newly promoted Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Mike Locksley, according to multiple reports. Incumbent starter Hurts was replaced by backup Tagovailoa at halftime in the national championship game. Enos brings a strong offensive pedigree in pro-style systems. Read More »

Is Elon Musk Now Selling $600 Flamethrowers?

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Another one of the SpaceX founder's projects, The Boring Company , has just started advertising flamethrowers on its website, after Musk promised last December that would be the firm's next product. The company hasn't confirmed when it's going to ship, though. In addition to the flamethrower, "overpriced" Boring Company fire extinguishers are available for pre-order as well, for $30 Dollars. Read More »

Trump Says His Trip To Davos Already A Success

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USA administrations have tended to call for a strong dollar policy. In comments to CNBC that helped the dollar recover some lost ground, Trump said Mnuchin had been misquoted. Trump said he and May have a "really great relationship, although some people don't necessarily believe that". "We want United States companies to be able to compete fairly", he says. Read More »

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad dies: Who was Sweden's billionaire business magnate?

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Ikea confirmed its founder's death on Twitter, saying Kamprad was "quietly asleep in his home in Småland" when he died. Kamprad "will be much missed and warmly remembered by his family and IKEA staff all around the world". The IKEA Group now owns 276 stores in 25 countries. Mr Kamprad got the idea as he watched an employee taking the legs off a table to fit it into a customer's vehicle and realised that saving space meant saving money. Read More »

Express Scripts Holding (ESRX) Shares Bought by UMB Bank NA MO

Express Scripts Holding Co now has $45.76B valuation. The stock increased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $80.98. About 283,971 shares traded. Therefore 42% are positive. Deutsche Bank started coverage on shares of Express Scripts in a research report on Monday, December 4th. Bridges Investment Management Inc sold 5,262 shares as Express Scripts Holding Co Com (ESRX)'s stock declined 14.09%. Read More »

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA) Position Cut by Ycg LLC

The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by BOLER-DAVIS ALICIA S on 10/06/2017, and was a disposition of 10,000 shares with a final price of $45. Clark Estates Inc who had been investing in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $70.81B market cap company. Read More »

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 57.33% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.19% the S&P500. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.is maintained at an average hold rating by 24 stock analysts, and there are at least 12.85% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Read More »

What's Installed For PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:PMT)?

Nwq Investment Management Company Llc who had been investing in Pennymac Mtg Invt Tr for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.05B market cap company. The consensus rating is 2.1, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. FBR Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, November 7 report. Read More »

Stock under Radar: Sears Hldgs Corp (SHLD)

The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 771 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Bancshares Of Mellon has 0% invested in Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD) for 98,984 shares. Read More »

Ripple Network Adds Two More Real-World Use Cases

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Both the IDT Corporation , the telecom company, and MercuryFX , the exchange firm, will use the Ripple's XRapid product which is base on XRP (Ripple Coin) for rapid global money transfer. "The inefficiencies of global payments don't just affect banks, they also affect institutions". Our BOSS Revolution global money transfer business routinely utilizes digital assets to generate liquidity in fiat currencies for our disbursement agents as part of our transaction settlement process. Read More »

France Private Sector Activity Strengthens In January

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On the other hand, the factory PMI fell to 61.2 from 63.3 in December. The quickest growth of services businesses activity since March 2011 was offset by a slower, but still-strong, increase in goods production. The figures showed rising inflationary pressures, with the biggest jump in almost seven years in average prices charged for both goods and services, suggesting that businesses were able to pass on some of their growing costs to customers. Read More »

Jio launches ₹49 tariff plan for feature phone users

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Reliance Jio has revamped two more plans as part of its Republic Day offers. The Rs 399 plan from Jio now has a validity of 84 days and comes with 1.5GB data per day. The pack offers unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 2GB data per day and complimentary subscription to Jio apps for 28 days. Vodafone prepaid customers who now do a recharge of ₹198 will be offered 1.4 GB of 3G/4G data per day instead of 1 GB offered initially. Read More »

United Continental (UAL) Given Hold Rating at Sanford C. Bernstein

The company has market cap of $20.46 billion. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $66.44. About 14.95M shares traded or 231.00% up from the average. Moore Cap Mgmt Ltd Partnership reported 25,000 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund reported 123,326 shares. Transamerica Financial Advisors reported 0.06% stake. Read More »

Olstein Capital Management LP Sells 10000 Shares of Comcast Co. (CMCSA)

Financial Consulate Inc who had been investing in Hawaiian Holdings Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.93 billion market cap company. portfolio. Bp Public Ltd invested in 179,000 shares. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky owns 1.18M shares for 0.55% of their portfolio. East Coast Asset Mgmt Llc reported 0.26% stake. Read More »

(MCD) Stake Increased by Cutler Investment Counsel LLC

The stock decreased 0.26% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $175.66. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $22.04 but has recovered 28.31% since then. Vision Cap Incorporated reported 0.68% stake. Wade G W has invested 0.11% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Cedar Hill Associate Ltd Liability Com holds 0.12% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) or 4,618 shares. Read More »

Earnings Estimates Revision Screen: Morgan Stanley (MS)

About 76,455 shares traded or 18.23% up from the average. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, January 30th. It has outperformed by 6.87% the S&P500. According to the most recent data, Morgan Stanley has a 52-week high of $57.50 and a 52-week low of $40.06. Read More »

Gold climbs back towards 17-month peak as dollar slips

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Gold dropped more than 1 per cent on Thursday, retreating after an early rise as the USA dollar strengthened when President Donald Trump talked up a stronger greenback. World stocks were set for their 10th straight week of gains on Friday, having rallied over the past year on the back of a synchronised uptick in global economic growth in a boon to corporate profits and stock valuations. Read More »

Wall Street to grill Intel on chip security flaws

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Intel reported fourth-quarter revenue of $17.1 billion, up 4.2 percent from a year earlier. The Meltdown attack also affects chips from AMD and those based on ARM designs and, in turn, almost every PC, smartphone and tablet made in recent years. Read More »

Betting On Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) ?

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Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Denbury Resources Inc. The stock increased 3.47% or $6.89 during the last trading session, reaching $205.22. The firm has "Buy" rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Wednesday, September 2. Buckingham Research reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of American Airlines Group in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Read More »