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INX Media case: CBI seeks 14-day custody of Karti Chidambaram


A Delhi court on Thursday sent Karti Chidambaram to Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) custody for five days. To this Mehta objected and said Indrani was not in the CBI custody but in judicial custody and she has given her statement that needed to be taken as an evidence. Read More »

Best Buy to close all 250 of its small mobile phone stores


Because 85% of Best Buy's mobile stores are within three miles of one of its flagship big boxes, GlobalData analysts anticipate a small reduction in the number of customers to be "more than offset" by cost reduction. "We are excited to report strong results for the fourth quarter and the year", Joly said in a statement . Still, Best Buy executives have been telling investors they see a big potential for growth in the category. Read More »

Shea-Porter Co-Sponsors Proposed Assault Weapons Ban


Mast said he wants Trump to "implement an immediate pause" on sales of the AR-15 weapon, which was used in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . "What's it going to take?" she asked. But the idea of bringing more weapons into schools disturbs many critics. Scalise, who is still recovering from gunshot wounds he suffered in a June 2017 mass shooting while practicing with colleagues for a charity softball game, said he has talked with some of the ... Read More »

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) - Market Analyst Avg. Price Target Review

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 1.59M shares a day, this signifies a pretty noteworthy change over the norm. Sunshine Bancorp, Inc. Fmr Limited Liability Company holds 1.61M shares or 0% of its portfolio. Loop Capital maintained The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) rating on Wednesday, August 16. Read More »

Red Sox asks Boston to change name of controversial street


The idea of changing the street name has been discussed for some time now, with Red Sox principal owner John Henry expressing his particular displeasure with the name - which is a homage to late Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey, whose Red Sox were the last team to integrate in 1959 - in August of 2017. Read More »

New Air Force One Deal Cleared For Takeoff


The purchase price and modifications needed to customize the two 747-8s was reported to be $3.9 billion. Air plane maker Boeing has reached a new deal worth USD3.9 billion with President Donald Trump for new Air Force One. According to CNBC, the two planes were originally supposed to be sold to Russian Federation, however, the deal fell through, and the US Air Force acquired the aircraft at a slightly discounted price. Read More »

Broadband customers to get speed information


Broadband providers now signed up to the code of practice are required to provide customers with an estimated range of speeds they are likely to receive, as well as the right to cancel their contract without penalty if their speed falls below a minimum level. Read More »

Itau Unibanco (NYSE:ITUB) Receiving Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

It has underperformed by 5.96% the S&P500. Ing Groep Nv decreased its stake in Itau Unibanco Hldg Sa ( ITUB ) by 25.65% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 16,500 shares of the bank's stock worth $244,000 after acquiring an additional 6,253 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:ULTI) for 40 shares. Read More »

Manchester United to move for Chelsea star Willian


But when it comes to officially nailing his colours to the mast he has been more reticent. Which is why McLeish will answer a call from Mourinho to head south and try to claim the prize asset. "We were playing the X-box the other day and I spoke to Scott about Scotland and England but I won't tell you what we said", Mitchell said. The article says that it is "looking increasingly likely" that this season will be his last at the club. Read More »

ICE v. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf battle heats up


The mayor of Oakland, Libby Schaaf warned the wave of raids during the weekend declaring publicly that, according to "credible sources", the ICE would begin to sweep the communities starting on Sunday. 'It's a tall order for ICE to show that she was obstructing justice because they would have to show she knew they were going after specific people and I just don't see the evidence for that, ' she said. Read More »

Celebrities and fans pay last respects to Sridevi

The respect, affection, and gratitude for Sridevi were evident on Wednesday as the nation bid a tearful adieu to the legendary actress, whose last rites were performed yesterday in Mumbai . Jaya, Aishwarya Rai, and Shweta Bachchan arrive at the venue. Neil Nitin Mukesh arrives with his father. Kajol arrives at the condolence meet with her husband, Ajay Devgan. Read More »

CONFIRMED: All flights to and from Dublin Airport are cancelled until Saturday


Which airports are now closed? In the UK, London City airport has been badly hit with some flights diverted to London Gatwick , Southampton and Birmingham and a flight from Luxembourg returned to its departure airport. Travellers should keep an eye on the website after 3pm to see if it has re-opened. "We recommend customers check the status of their flight at Ryanair .com before making their way to the airport". Read More »

Facebook Rolls Out Job Features In 40 More Countries


As VP of Local at Facebook , Alex Himel explains: " One in four people in the United States have searched for or found a job using Facebook , but 40% of U.S. Google rolled out a similar jobs listing feature last June that serves up help-wanted listings that it finds on the internet. "It was easier for candidates to complete job postings" on Facebook . Read More »

Hard-top Abarth 124 GT to debut at the Geneva Motor Show


Optional extras available on the 124 GT are a carbon fiber spoiler and mirror caps, and a matte black hood. Carried over from the regular Abarth 124 Spider is the 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine, which produces 168bhp and 250Nm of torque, capable of taking the auto from 0-60mph in 6. Read More »

NRA stance could cost Delta


Chuck Hufstetler, chairman of the state's Senate Finance Committee, said, "we felt that it was wrong for them to single out one company ". " United Airlines released a almost identical statement two hours later". The website for Billings Logan International Airport lists daily flights arriving from United, Delta, American, Allegiant and Alaska as well, in addition to the essential air service provider Cape Air. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) Last Week?

The stock increased 0.70% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $7.2. About 12,363 shares traded. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has risen 68.93% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:IDSY). Morgan Stanley reported 17,775 shares. Grassi Invest Mgmt has 3,300 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reported 16,800 shares. Read More »

Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (MIC) to Issue Dividend of $1.44 on March 8th

Cowen Prime Services LLC purchased a new position in Macquarie Infrastructure in the fourth quarter worth $161,000. Macquarie Infrastructure's dividend payout ratio is now 371.24%. 52 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MIC in report on Thursday, February 23 with "Outperform" rating. Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence criticises 'horrible ass boil' Harvey Weinstein


Scotland Yard is investigating a fresh claim of sexual assault against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein . Ever since a New York Times story, in which six of his accusers came forward, was published late previous year, the disgraced producer has consistently, through his spokesperson, denied any "non-consensual acts" and "acts of retaliation". Read More »

Georgia GOP candidates want Delta punished for dropping NRA


The NRA has been the target of a growing boycott movement in the wake of the February 14 school shooting in Parkland, Fla., that left 17 dead. "Delta is reaching out to the National Rifle Association to let it know we will be ending its contract for discounted rates through our group travel program", Delta had said in a statement. Read More »

Funny Girls: Barbara Streisand Clones her Deceased Dog, Twice


The 75-year-old posed for a portrait with her two cloned pups alongside her adopted dog Miss Fanny . The US company Viagen , a market leader, charges $50,000 (£36,000) to clone a dog and $25,000 to clone a cat. If your dog is still alive, you can take it to the vet to get the biopsy sample required for cloning - an eight-millimeter piece of skin from its abdomen, according to Business Insider . Read More »

Cabinet to take up Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill today


In his comments, FM Arun Jaitley said, "Courts may declare anyone fugitive if he flees the country to avoid arrest in a scheduled offence where arrest warrant has been issued". Being declared a fugitive offender will have many consequences - confiscation of all assets in India. The legislation empowers a Director appointed by the Central government as per Section 49 of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 to file an application in a Special Court for a declaration that an ... Read More »

German cities may prohibit the circulation of diesel cars


The German Federal Administrative Court ordered to allow local authorities to ban diesel cars in cities in an effort to control air pollution. Diesel cars were first invented in Germany and remain a popular alternative to gasoline-powered vehicles, with about 12 million affected vehicles on the road. Read More »

Investor Catching Stocks: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX), Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR)

Traders are taking a second look at how shares of Healthcare Trust of America I (HTA) have been performing lately. Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) has risen 21.66% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 12 by JP Morgan. (NASDAQ:DXCM) rating on Friday, September 8. The company operates in the Basic Materials sector with a market capitalization of 14.06 Million. Read More »

Maruti Suzuki sales rise 13% to 136648 units in February


Motorcycle sales in the domestic market rose 23%, the company said. Sales of vans - Omni and Eeco - declined by 12.5 per cent to 12,425 units last month from 14,195 units in the year-ago period. On asking if India will remain a big market for small cars, Kalsi pointed out while India is a diverse market, requirement for small cars will stay as market is underserved compared to developed market, and there are still gaps in terms of availability and supply. Read More »

Barings LLC Grows Stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Co. (COG)

About 478,445 shares traded. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) has declined 41.70% since February 28, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.30% the S&P500. Andra Ap holds 0.07% or 113,200 shares. It also increased its holding in Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ:INFN) by 205,010 shares in the quarter, for a total of 431,010 shares, and has risen its stake in Orion Engineered Carbons S A (NYSE:OEC). Read More »

GE nominates three new directors to smaller board


The changes coincide with a Securities and Exchange Commission probe over its accounting tied to long-term care contracts tied to GE Capital. "The GE Board nominations are a solid start in a necessary cultural transformation, in our view, and we hold Larry Culp, former CEO of Danaher , in high regard", JP Morgan analyst Stephen Tusa said. Read More »

Gamestop Corp (GME) — Stock Trending Alert

It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. D E Shaw And Inc, a New York-based fund reported 1.92M shares. California Public Employees Retirement System grew its holdings in shares of GameStop Corp . Cantab Capital Prns Ltd Liability Partnership has 0% invested in GameStop Corp . The company was maintained on Monday, February 12 by Wells Fargo. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Friday, August 28 with "Overweight". Read More »