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'The Crow' Reboot Lands at Sony

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Jack Huston had been attached at one point for the lead role. It's now unclear if director Corin Hardy and star Jason Momoa are still attached, but THR says that while the two aren't formally signed on to Sony's iteration of the project, the plan includes them staying on. Read More »

Conversations are not the Solution to North Korea Problem

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The B-1Bs were flown in from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam while the F-35Bs came from a USA base in Iwakuni, Japan. "The U.S. has been talking to North Korea , and paying them extortion money, for 25 years". There must be no possible seam in the structure of deterrence, and both North Korea and its biggest trading partner China must fully understand just how strong the USA retaliatory commitment is. Read More »

Where gas is available in Austin

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Now, as rescue efforts continue, people are flocking to gas stations to fill up. Cindy Bagwell went to fill up at a Dallas QuickTrip Thursday only to find the supplier was completely out of gas. Residents may see prices spike by 40 to 50 cents in the coming days, but that's due to demand, not a shortage. If you aren't on empty, it's probably not necessary to top off your tank or to stockpile gas, which will only prolong the distribution problems. Read More »

Rites of fall: Starbucks hatches popular fall drink

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The site - IsItPumpkinSpiceSeason.com - doesn't have a lot of bells and whistles, but it definitely delivers on its intended goal to inform people when Pumpkin Spice Latte season is officially in full swing. It is called the Pumpkin Spice Chai Latte by Teavana! So anticipated that Starbucks baristas created a digital "support group" to vent about, and prepare for, the upcoming frenzy. Read More »

August Jobs Report Misses Estimates, Market Reaction Muted

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As a result, the average monthly employment gain for 2017 has been 176,000. Employers in the US added a less-than-expected 156,000 net new jobs. Underscoring labor market strength, manufacturing payrolls surged by 36,000 jobs. At the same time, recent veterans found jobs last month. Employment in business and professional services and health services had decent growth as well. Read More »

Hurricane Harvey Causes Auto Sales to Temporarily Decrease

The auto manufacturer reported $0.56 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.13. About 22,953 shares traded. On Friday, April 29 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy". Jefferies downgraded International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) rating on Tuesday, May 3. Read More »

China Manufacturing PMI Jumps To 51.6 - Caixin

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In both cases, economists had expected growth rates to ease. This was above consensus forecasts of 55.0, the strongest reading for four months and the second-highest reading in 3 years. The seasonally adjusted Purchasing Managers' Index , or PMI , climbed to 52.2 in August from 50.5 in July. The stronger pulse in China's industrial heartland has flowed through to commodity prices. Read More »

Department of Energy Providing 500000 Barrels of Crude to Cope With Harvey

U.S. refiners in the Midwest will be among the biggest winners after Hurricane Harvey dealt a blow to their competitors on the U.S. Gulf Coast . USA gasoline futures have rallied roughly 26 percent from the previous week to a two-year high above $2 a gallon, buoyed by fears of a fuel shortage days ahead of the Labor Day weekend that typically brings a surge in driving. Read More »

Gasoline Surges as Storm Harvey Closes Major US Fuel Pipeline

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West Texas Intermediate oil for October delivery fell 40 cents to $47.47 a barrel after advancing 0.9 percent on Friday. Brent crude traded 54 cents lower at $51.46 a barrel. Diesel futures advanced slightly to $1.6657 a gallon, having touched the highest since January at $1.7161 earlier in the session. "Crude is always easier to replace than products", said Olivier Jakob, analyst at Petromatrix. Read More »

Southern Tier can expect jump at the pump due to Harvey

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Those gasoline inventories can now be drawn down to make up for the 10 refineries that have been shuttered by Harvey . Allison Mac, petroleum analyst with GasBuddy.com , said it's unlikely stations will run low on gas even though 16 percent of the nation's refining capacity was idled by the storm. Read More »

Sandra Bullock donates $1 million for Harvey relief

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Most of the volunteers will work in shelters around Texas. Since then, they said they are still experiencing a critical blood shortage. The American Red Cross has sent at least 10 volunteers from the Quad Cities to Texas since Thursday. Read More »

Wells Fargo boosts estimate of fake accounts to 3.5M

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Next Financial Group Inc decreased Wells Fargo & Co New ( WFC ) stake by 21.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Vanguard Group , one of the world's biggest fund managers, voted against three directors at Wells Fargo & Co this year, including Chairman Stephen Sanger , according to US filings, a rare rebuke from the bank's second-largest shareholder. Read More »

Keep Your Active Eyes on CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

Oakworth stated it has 2,737 shares. California-based First Wilshire Securities Mgmt has invested 0.09% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). It has outperformed by 145.94% the S&P500. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.47/share and a High Estimate of $1.51/share. Kelly Lawrence W Associate Ca reported 0.09% stake. Read More »

Costain Group (LON:COST) Analyst Target Prices

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This key information was disclosed in a note on Wednesday morning. About 57,174 shares traded. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since August 31, 2016 and is uptrending. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had a portfolio of over 25 brands. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Read More »

Smart Vision EQ ForTwo Concept Car Unveiled

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It is the most radical car-sharing concept vehicle of all: "fully autonomous, with maximum communication capabilities, friendly, comprehensively personalisable and, of course, electric". On the outside, the front grille has been replaced by a 44-inch digital readout, which can display a welcome message to the driver or pass on messages to pedestrians such as, 'cross the road.' If the auto is unoccupied the doors can also display information about the weather or local news. Read More »

70000 to be evacuated in Frankfurt

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The German media quotes the massive 4,000 pound bomb as having been given the nickname "Wohnblockknacker", or " Blockbuster " in English, during the war. That would make the discovery of an unexploded bomb in Frankfurt relatively unsurprising-if not for its sheer size. Unexploded bombs are regularly found buried in Germany . Read More »

Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC) Valuation Review

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There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $13.82. Its sales stood at 12.10% a year on average in the period of last five years. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $8.49 per share, with a total value of $118,860.00. Read More »

Energy costs push Eurozone CPI past forecasts in August

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One of the main factors holding back underlying inflation is the strong euro. Forecasters had been expecting a 1.4 per cent rise. "But the relatively subdued rates of core inflation in both economies support the ECB's inclination to reduce its policy support only gradually", McKeown said. Read More »

Army to undergo major reforms, 57000 officers to be redeployed

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Expand the tax base of the country. He said this will help boost defence manufacturing in India. Speaking on the way forward, Jaitley stated that the next step would be to put an end to black money used in elections, adding that the final stage of proposals is being deliberated. Read More »

US Oil Prices Set For Worst Month In Over A Year

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That includes the biggest USA refinery, Motiva's Port Arthur facility, which can handle more than 600,000 barrels a day. In the refined product market, U.S. "In terms of product price increases, it might get worse before it gets better", said Rob Smith, an IHS Markit energy analyst. US crude futures were down 0.8% at $46.06 a barrel, and Brent crude fell 0.7% to $51.63 a barrel. Read More »

Georgia Gas Prices Rise As Key Pipeline Shuts Down

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Colonial shut down its line supplying jet fuel and diesel on Wednesday. Critical fuel pipelines from the Texas coast could be up and pumping again by Sunday, Colonial Pipeline officials said on Thursday morning. Harvey, which brought record flooding to the USA oil heartland of Texas and killed at least 35 people, has paralysed at least 4.4 million barrels per day (bpd) of refining capacity, according to company reports and Reuters estimates. Read More »

Harman Kardon Allure lures you in with Alexa voice control

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Working with the county council's telehealthcare partner, the PA Consulting Group-led Argenti Telehealthcare Partnership, the authority is working with Amazon to trial a customised version of its Echo device to help support people living independently in their own homes for longer, and reduce social isolation in the elderly. Read More »

Toshiba misses target date for chip unit sale

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Toshiba cleared the air on Thursday about the ongoing sale of its memory chip business. Bain Capital's bidding group is now in competetion with storage manufacturer Western Digital , which already runs the facility in which Toshiba's chips are manufactured. Read More »

Dollar General Corporation Setting The Table For Earnings

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FT reports, The 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Dollar General Corp. have a median target of 83.00, with a high estimate of 90.00 and a low estimate of 68.00. Dollar General Corporation also was the recipient of unusually big options trading on early Monday. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 10th will be issued a dividend of $0.26 per share. Read More »

Mortgage Applications Down Slightly As Rates Remain Flat

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Long-term US mortgage rates fell this week. You'll generally score a lower mortgage rate if you put more money down, with 20 percent being the gold standard. As far as ARMs go, 5 year interest rates at TD Bank are available starting at 2.750% and an April of 3.876%. The market composite index - a measure of total loan application volume - decreased 2.3 percent. Read More »

Darjeeling bandh suspended by GJM for 12 days

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Mamata welcomed GJM leader Tamang's announcement to suspend the indefinite bandh in Darjeeling hills till the next round of talks with the state government. Asked whether Gurung had been apprised of the central committee's decision to suspend the bandh, Tamang said, "He will be informed". "He (Tamang) took this decision on his own". Read More »

Amazon Facing Class-Action Lawsuit Over Solar Eclipse Glasses

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Shares of Amazon were climbing 1% higher in Thursday morning trading. Everyone told them not to look at the sun . While no data exists for how many eclipse glasses were in circulation overall, shady distributors of purportedly solar-safe shades abound on the Internet, experts said. Read More »

US Oil Falls 2% As Refiners Brace For Hurricane Harvey

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Sour ended the week at $41 a barrel, up 75 cents (1.86 percent), though down 1.2 percent since last Friday. Mr. Shah said he expected drawdowns of crude stocks to slow as the busy US summer driving season comes to an end. Prices, however, pared gains in post settlement trade and Brent crude turned negative as the market was disappointed by industry data from the American Petroleum Institute showing a crude stockpile decline largely in line with expectations and a surprise build in ... Read More »

Buffett becomes Bank of America's top shareholder

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Buffett had preempted the conversion of shares by saying he would do so as soon as the stock price was high enough to make holding common stock more attractive than the dividend payments from the preferred shares. The announcement was made after USA markets closed. Kraft Heinz withdrew its proposal for a $143 billion merger with larger rival Unilever Plc, the companies said in February. Read More »