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Business Airbus takes €1.3bn charge on military jet as profits rise
Author: 0 Airbus takes €1.3bn charge on military jet as profits rise

The group said its annual revenues stood at 66.8 billion euros, with higher aircraft deliveries offset by a reduction in revenues of about 2 billion euros from the perimeter changes. But these were somewhat balanced by a €604m net capital gain from the sale of the defence electronics business. Airbus has written off on its struggling A400M military transport plane.

Business Homeownership halves for 'middle earners' over two decade period
Author: 0 Homeownership halves for 'middle earners' over two decade period

Young people whose incomes allowed them to buy a house were just as likely to as 20 years ago, the IFS added. "These squeezed millennials have seen the average house price rise seven times faster than their income". But the government needs to go much further if we're to have any chance of balancing the scales again for young adults. John Healey, the shadow housing secretary, said the report was as a "wake-up call" for the Tories.

Business PNB Employees Suspened in Rs 11,4000 Crore Nirav Modi Fraud Case
Author: 0 PNB Employees Suspened in Rs 11,4000 Crore Nirav Modi Fraud Case

The federal police and the Enforcement Directorate , a government agency that fights financial crime, said they had begun investigations yesterday, including into whether the fraud involved money laundering. The official complaint says Modi , along with his wife, brother and business partner, worked with a pair of bank employees to get the letters. It is also inconceivable that only 10 people (those suspended) were in the know of things, when even the foreign sellers (who sold the raw ...

Business ICE lawyer charged for stealing identities of immigrants to commit bank fraud
Author: 0 ICE lawyer charged for stealing identities of immigrants to commit bank fraud

To view the full article, register now. In addition to the filing on Monday, Sanchez also resigned from his post at the agency effective the same day, the Associated Press reported . The email Sanchez allegedly sent to himself was dated April 2016. The court's calendar showed that Sanchez is due to enter a plea Thursday. "We can not pursue justice when injustice prevails", she said, adding that defense attorneys, district attorneys and city officials were "united in our effort to ...

Business Oscar-nominated 'Get Out' to screen for free at Westbury theater
Author: 0 Oscar-nominated 'Get Out' to screen for free at Westbury theater

Peele, a comedy veteran but first-time feature filmmaker, won for best screenplay and breakthrough director . Seats limited and available at select AMC Theatres. Each guest must present a valid ID to receive their ticket, with a limit of one free ticket for each ID presented, while supplies last. The Feb.

Business New Poster For Solo
Author: 0 New Poster For Solo

Jon Favreau took to social media to share a picture of himself with Ron Howard and Solo: A Star Wars Story co-writer Lawrence Kasdan , leading to a lot of questions as to why he was with them. We've seen the first trailer and gotten the official synopsis. Last week, the Star Wars Show revealed that original artwork from long-time Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie provided the Kasdan's with inspiration Solo's version of the Falcon .

Author: 0 LLC Buys Shares of 85000 Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX)

Historical volatility examines how quickly a stock price or future has moved in the past to predict how far it might move in the future. Mostly all the indicators used in technical analysis are based on pricing data. The RSI's interpretations notify overbought above 70 and oversold below 30. Sun Valley Gold Llc sold 38,000 shares as the company's stock declined 17.45% while stock markets rallied.

Business Rough ride for Uber in 2017 as losses widen to $4.5bn
Author: 0 Rough ride for Uber in 2017 as losses widen to $4.5bn

It was a particularly tough year for the ridesharing giant, which saw scandal after scandal rock the company and erode consumer confidence. However, the company appears to have found its footing again, if a little shaken and wobbly on its feet.

Business Samantha Hoopes Torches Internet In Footage From Her 2018 SI Swimsuit Shoot
Author: 0 Samantha Hoopes Torches Internet In Footage From Her 2018 SI Swimsuit Shoot

Kate posed topless for her latest Sports Illustrated magazine shoot, where she wore just an oversized tulle skirt to cover her derrière. Beyoncé , not a black model by profession, landed on a cover in 2007, so it has not only been 21 whole years without a swimsuit issue with a black model cover star, but 11 years without a black cover star - period.

Author: 0 Major Analyst Actions Under Review: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Synchrony Financial (SYF)

Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $319.70B market cap company. (NASDAQ:TTWO) for 3.50M shares. Shoker Investment Counsel reported 90,123 shares stake. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also helps in determining where it may be possibly heading.

Business In Budget Speech, Rauner Pushes Tax Cut and Pension Shift
Author: 0 In Budget Speech, Rauner Pushes Tax Cut and Pension Shift

Rauner wants to use the almost $1 billion the plan would trim from the state's roughly $8 billion in annual pension contributions to begin rolling back the tax increase approved in the budget package last summer. "It appears much of this is the governor recycling previous proposals", Cullerton said. He's going after retired teachers' health insurance, again.

Business Ex-Yankee Esteban Loaiza pleads not guilty to cocaine smuggling
Author: 0 Ex-Yankee Esteban Loaiza pleads not guilty to cocaine smuggling

The former MLB All-Star, who pitched for the Yankees in 2004, was arrested with 44 pounds of what police believed to be cocaine, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department . Loaiza married the singer Jenni Rivera in 2010. Criminal defense attorney, David Shapiro, who has handled numerous drug cases in San Diego but is not representing Loaiza, said this one is unique because of his fame as one of Mexico's most successful pitchers.

Business Oil prices search for momentum on competing trends
Author: 0 Oil prices search for momentum on competing trends

Analysts expound this move as a trial to extract higher-cost producers, including USA shale oil, out of the market. Looming over oil markets, however, was rising production in the United States which is undermining efforts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russian Federation to tighten markets and prop up prices.

Business United States stocks trade higher after heavy sell-off
Author: 0 United States stocks trade higher after heavy sell-off

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 410.37 (+1.70 percent ) to finish the session at 24,601.27. The S&P's biggest boosts from single stocks came from Apple Inc, which rose 4 percent, and Amazon.com, which ended up 3.5 percent. Stock markets in Europe and Asia were subdued Tuesday as the afterglow from Wall Street's overnight rally faded. WEEK AHEAD: Investors will watch US inflation and retail sales figures on Wednesday particularly closely.

Business Fire on Southwest flight at John Wayne Airport forces evacuation
Author: 0 Fire on Southwest flight at John Wayne Airport forces evacuation

No serious injuries were reported, according to a statement from Southwest Airlines. As of 9 p.m. Sunday, a total of 264 flights on all airlines had been canceled out of Midway and another 235 were canceled out of O'Hare. Southwest Airlines Co.'s cancellation of 250 flights at Midway Airport Feb. 11 was the third time in two months that a shortage of de-icing fluid has complicated the carrier's Chicago operations.

Business Keralite girl becomes internet sensation as song goes viral
Author: 0 Keralite girl becomes internet sensation as song goes viral

The song is going viral on the social media and the girl is trending on the internet now. Infact, she is one of the few celebrities in the world who has got more than 600k followers in just 24 hours. The 18-year-old turned into an overnight sensation, thanks to her brief appearance in the music video " Manikya Malaraya Poovi ". Her current number of followers on Instagram stands at a whopping 2.1 million.

Business Amazon to slash hundreds of jobs from its Seattle HQ
Author: 0 Amazon to slash hundreds of jobs from its Seattle HQ

It now has 3,900 open corporate job listings in Seattle and 12,000 open positions worldwide, which point to the company's "aggressive" hiring plans. Shares were up 3.5 percent, trading at 1,386.23 United States dollars, as of 12:50 (GMT). Over the last few months, Amazon [VIDEO ] started hiring freezes to slow the number of new hires.

Business UK unveils new technology to detect extremist videos online
Author: 0 UK unveils new technology to detect extremist videos online

ASI claims its proprietary software is able to detect the vast majority (94%) of Islamic State's activity online - with a reported accuracy score of 99.995%. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth/file) FILE - This is a Thursday March 23, 2017 file photo of Britain's Home Secretary Amber Rudd speaks during a vigil in Trafalgar Square, London.

Business Oil slides after U.S. data shows inflation pressure building
Author: 0 Oil slides after U.S. data shows inflation pressure building

The EIA itself and the International Energy Agency have added to this attitude by expecting US production growth to continue, and according to the IEA, turn the USA into the world's top crude oil producer and force OPEC to face its dilemma of market share versus prices again.

Business Salon asks ad-blocking visitors to mine cryptocurrency
Author: 0 Salon asks ad-blocking visitors to mine cryptocurrency

Later it says that, "We intend to use a small percentage of your spare processing power to contribute to the advancement of technological discovery, evolution and innovation", and "we'll start by applying your processing power to mine cryptocurrencies to recoup lost ad revenue when you use an ad blocker".

Business Valentine's Day 2018 spending to approach record high, retail group says
Author: 0 Valentine's Day 2018 spending to approach record high, retail group says

People, instead, are trending toward flowers one might find in the wild: flowers with textures and looks that are outside the traditional arrangements of decades past, especially locally, he said. Millennials aged 25-34 are projected to spend more than any other age bracket, with an average bill of $202.76. The spokesperson explained that the price of red roses rockets ahead of February 14th due to increased demand.

Business Wall Street investors fear spike in inflation in consumer price index report
Author: 0 Wall Street investors fear spike in inflation in consumer price index report

Stocks on Wall Street opened lower before erasing losses. Higher inflation could prompt the Fed to raise rates more frequently to stop it from soaring. The 10-year was at 2.82 percent ahead of the report. The core CPI is viewed as a better measure of underlying inflation trends. Including all items, the main CPI gauge rose 2.1 percent from a year earlier, the same pace as in December and exceeding forecasts for a 1.9 percent increase.

Business Shares in JB Hi-Fi are tanking
Author: 0 Shares in JB Hi-Fi are tanking

During the period, JB Hi-Fi opened up seven new Australian stores, plus two new The Good Guys outlets. Performance of JB's New Zealand business was less pleasing. "It was another strong result for the JB Hi-Fi business in Australia, particularly through the important November and December periods". The chain, which has successfully moved into whiteware in Australia, has also told the ASX that while it enjoyed a bumper first half, its New Zealand operations were treading water.

Business City of Seattle moves to vacate misdemeanor marijuana cases
Author: 0 City of Seattle moves to vacate misdemeanor marijuana cases

The state law legalizing the possession and recreational use of marijuana for adults ages 21 years or older was passed in 2012 . Mayor Jenny Durkan and City Attorney Pete Holmes are announcing the decision in a 10:00 a.m. Between 2000 and 2010 alone, more than 129,000 Washingtonians were arrested for simple possession of marijuana. Latinos and Native Americans were arrested at 1.6 times the rate of white people.

Business Fergie Explains 2006 Comment That Quentin Tarantino Bit Her on 'Planet Terror'
Author: 0 Fergie Explains 2006 Comment That Quentin Tarantino Bit Her on 'Planet Terror'

Adams also said, had he been there that day, things would have gone differently. Kill Bill stunt coordinator Keith Adams is adamant he would have prevented Uma Thurman's vehicle crash had he been notified the scene was taking place. Thurman says that she insisted she didn't feel comfortable driving the blue 1973 VW Karmann Ghia Convertible while they were shooting in Mexico. The seat wasn't screwed down properly.