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Turnbull Government to create Australian space agency


Senator Cash made the announcement ahead of her keynote address at the 68th International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide. Political and industry leaders hope it will lead to thousands of new jobs. Federal Labor will today announce plans to double the size of Australia's space industry within five years of building an Australian Space, Science and Industry Agency. Read More »

What happens if North Korea tests a hydrogen bomb?

As for China , he said Beijing's cooperation is essential to prevent "a catastrophe" and conflict on the Korean Peninsula. The threat risks escalating an already volatile situation, and comes after US President Donald Trump threatened to " totally destroy " North Korea in a speech to the United Nations . Read More »

Sydney airport chaos as system outage grounds planes


Well not the best start to school holidays, with reports flights have been grounded at Sydney airport, due to an outage with air traffic control . However, it appears as of 7.30am the problems have been fixed, according to passengers quoting airline lounge announcements . Read More »

Titans, Seahawks to remain in locker room during national anthem

The players jointly decided this was the best course of action. Michael Bennett sat on the bench during the national anthem for all of the team's previous games dating to the start of the preseason, with Justin Britt and Thomas Rawls standing by in support at various times and Cliff Avril twice joining him on the bench as the anthem finished playing. Read More »

Clemson starts slow but beats Boston College, 34-7


Clemson collected 482 yards of total offense on Saturday, the majority of which came on the ground. Clemson freshman Travis Etienne rushed for a team-high 113 yards with two touchdowns in Saturday's win over Boston College . Lukas Denis made 12 tackles and came up with his third interception of the season. "They dug in and their punter was awesome", Swinney said. "It says a lot about our team", Bryant said. Read More »

United States bombers stage N.Korea show of force


Trump announced new USA sanctions on Thursday that he said allow targeting of companies and institutions that finance and facilitate trade with North Korea . However, North Korea says a rocket attack on the United States is now inevitable. Meanwhile, a shallow 3.4-magnitude tremor was detected near North Korea's nuclear test site on Saturday morning, but experts believe it was a natural quake. Read More »

Abe: Higher level of pressure needed against North Korea


Abe called for pressure, rather than dialogue, and reiterated that he supported the USA pledge to keep all options on the table for dealing with North Korea. Security Council sanctions to work effectively. Abe pledged to make every effort to return Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores Inc


Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,156,953 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.6 days. First Foundation Inc (NASDAQ:FFWM) has risen 43.47% since September 24, 2016 and is uptrending. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC now owns 1,429 shares of the retailer's stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 45 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea


The administration had said earlier the magnitude 3.4 quake detected at 0829 GMT was a "suspected explosion". The quake comes after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un's regime, which has raised global alarm. Read More »

Dollar shines, Asia shares slip after Fed signals Dec rate hike


The Hang Seng Index slid 0.27% while gains on the mainland were subdued. The dollar was on tenterhooks, trading sideways against major rivals on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve's meeting at which it was expected to announce plans to trim its $4.2 trillion in bond holdings. Read More »

Does North Korean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?


Earlier: The Pentagon said B-1B bombers from Guam, along with F-15C Eagle fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, flew in worldwide airspace over waters east of North Korea on Saturday. Earlier Thursday, Trump signed an executive order that would enable the United States to sanction individual companies and institutions that finance trade with North Korea. Read More »

Oklahoma State down 2 offensive linemen against TCU


Hicks amassed almost 1,500 total yards and scored 14 touchdowns as a junior last season. They outscored SMU 28-14 in the second half to run away with a 56-36 victory. Disclosure: Colorado State is not a bad team. And they have skill on special teams. But this just wasn't an impressive win to me. Well, hell yeah I'd like to have it back. Read More »

Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly'


Moscow:Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has likened the war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to a kindergarten fight between children. China has also urged calm, with the foreign minister, Wang Yi, telling his Japanese counterpart that Tokyo should not abandon dialogue over North Korea . Read More »

Japan's Nikkei index soars to two-year high


MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was down 0.1 percent. Japan's Nikkei .n225 slipped 0.15 percent, Australian stocks .axjo advanced 0.1 percent and South Korea's KOSPI .ks11 fell 0.7 percent. ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude rose 24 cents to $50.15 a barrel. Trump said in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear ... Read More »

US sanctions banks transacting with North Korea


Tillerson says American diplomatic efforts "continue unabated" to try to bring Kim's government to the negotiating table. South Korean freelance journalist Jihyee Lee said the original statement in Korean used a term better translated as "old beast lunatic" but it became " dotard " in the English version released by North Korea . Read More »

Arvind Subramanian to stay on as Chief Economic Advisor


Official orders to this effect will be issued soon, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday, putting an end to rumours about Dr. Subramanian's resignation. Speaking after the governments decision, Subramanian said the economy is facing multiple headwinds and there is a need to attack them on various fronts. Read More »

Earthquake Detected in North Korea


Also on Friday, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho said his country could consider a hydrogen bomb test on an unprecedented scale on the Pacific Ocean - a threat, Japan labelled as "totally unacceptable". put its own sanctions on North Korea on Thursday, against banks or companies doing business with the country. This natural disaster could possibly be due to an "explosion", said the CENC. Read More »

Gov. Scott Grants License-Free Fishing to First Responders


Customers provided the crews with food, drinks and thanks as they worked on restoring the power. As of September 20, power restoration was essentially complete in all 35 counties served by FPL, with the exception of Glades, Lee and Collier counties, where restoration is more than 95 percent complete. Read More »

Cenovus Energy (NYSE:CVE) Given News Impact Rating of 0.15

Common shareholders want to know how profitable their capital is in the businesses they invest it in. The company also has 44.46 billion in total assets, balanced by 24.76 billion in total liabilities, which should give you a sense of the viability of the company under any number of imagined business contexts. Read More »

Forex - Dollar Index Slips Lower with Eyes on Fed Decision


Federal Reserve comments drove up U.S. Treasury yields, making the U.S. Dollar a more attractive investment while curbing demand for the precious metal. Spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE to start unchanged and Germany's DAX and France's CAC to each open down about 0.1 percent. The dollar was 0.4 percent higher at 112.610 yen after brushing 112.725, its highest since July 18. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Stake Lifted by M&T Bank Corp

Highvista Strategies Llc who had been investing in Kellogg Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $21.68B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.05 on September 22, reaching $13.03. Crossamerica Partners Lp (NYSE:CAPL) was raised too. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Management owns 328,900 shares. Read More »

Hess Corporation (HES), CorMedix, Inc. (CRMD) — Investors Focused Movers

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Raiff Partners Inc decreased Hess Corp ( HES ) stake by 30.77% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The company's quarterly EPS surprised Wall Street by as much as 5% to the upside in its last earnings announcement, so investors should note this tendency when assessing consensus estimates. Read More »

Officials say nuke missile could fly over Japan


A few hours after China announced the enforcement of the new UN Security Council sanctions against Pyongyang, Beijing reported that an natural disaster, most likely caused by an explosion, was detected in North Korea. "Rocket Man" - his new nickname for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un - "is on a suicide mission". When states that supply nuclear materials have widely disparate forms of export controls, it becomes far more hard to contain the technology and materials that allow ... Read More »

Tremor of 3.4 Detected Near NKorea Nuclear Test Site


It claimed that it had detonated a hydrogen bomb for an intercontinental ballistic missile. Also noting that a number of countries still accept many workers from North Korea and maintain their economic ties with the nation, Kōno said, "We have to urge those countries to cut off their diplomatic and economic relationships with North Korea". Read More »

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Mover to Watch For


A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. SPC Financial Inc. now owns 11,150 shares of the company's stock valued at $796,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Asian shares mixed as Nikkei rises on yen, muted elsewhere


Australia's S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.1 percent to 5,709.10. South Korea's Kospi lost 0.2 percent to 2,413.48. Investors are looking ahead to meetings later this week for the Bank of Japan and Federal Reserve . In the US stock market, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 79.11 points, or 0.36 percent, to 22,347.45, the S&P 500 gained 6.5 points, or 0.26 percent, to 2,506.73 and the Nasdaq Composite added 27.47 points, or 0.43 percent, to 6,475.94. Read More »

Evers calls for adult leadership in education address


Not everyone was happy with the final budget, "I think one thing we've seen is disagreement, I mean the fact that the governor vetoed 90 million dollars for low spending school districts like Oshkosh and Green Bay and was able to maintain a tax cut for 47 millionaires I think shows you where this governor's priorities are", said Rep. Read More »

Amazon to deliver Chipotle, Denny's, Shake Shack and more fast-casual food


Amazon Restaurants has been around for a couple of years now , allowing customers in select cities to order local food and have it delivered within an hour. The news weighed on shares of the food-delivery service GrubHub Inc., which fell as much as 7.3 percent to $49.60. Amazon shares were little changed, trading at $962.78 as of 10:38 NY. Read More »

Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: Regal Entertainment Group (RGC), Invitation Homes Inc. (INVH)

Regal Entertainment Group had 43 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. That brings Kaplan's holdings to $2,313,356 as recorded in a recent Form 4 SEC filing. Prospect Capital Advisors, LLC augmented its holdings by buying 139,500 shares an increase of 43.7% in the quarter. Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC ) traded up 1.26% on Thursday, reaching $16.08. Read More »

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) Stock Sees The Needle Move 2.41%

The value of the company's investment in FedEx Corporation increased from $1,218,000 to $826,000,000 a change of $824,782,000 quarter over quarter. Alexandria Capital LLC now owns 540 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 13 shares in the last quarter. Read More »