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Business European Union to recall ambassador to Moscow over nerve attack
Author: 0 European Union to recall ambassador to Moscow over nerve attack

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said his country would conduct a security assessment of Russian diplomats with a view to possibly expelling those who are not legitimate. The 28-nation European Union has recalled its ambassador from Moscow for consultations, and several countries, including Lithuania, Latvia and the Czech Republic, say they are considering expulsions.

Business Facebook changes: How will my account be different?
Author: 0 Facebook changes: How will my account be different?

He then allegedly transferred the personal data of over 50 million users to the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica , who in turn sold it to several political parties across the world to run targeted campaigns to users. "We asked them multiple times and they told us they didn't have anything". Following questions on why Zuckerberg has been silent throughout the past week, the CEO finally spoke out and here's what he said.

Business Is Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) A Safe Bet For Investors?
Author: 0 Is Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) A Safe Bet For Investors?

Lourd Cap Ltd Co holds 0.1% or 6,536 shares. The initial $2.6bn - based on current stock values - is believed to be the largest pay deal in U.S. corporate history. (NASDAQ: TSLA ). Doheny Asset Management Ca reported 945 shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. The company has its outstanding shares of 171.15M. Bloomberg even created a Model 3 tracker , where it estimates Tesla's weekly production rate.

Business Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia says production curbs…
Author: 0 Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia says production curbs…

Tuesday also saw the American Petroleum Institute reporting a 2.74 million barrel draw of USA crude inventory last week, which would be the largest decline since early January if confirmed by the Energy Information Administration on Wednesday - and if the EIA does indeed confirm the quantity, "we could get another $1 increase [in prices] tomorrow", according to James Williams, president of WTRG Economics.

Business Nike reports 7 percent revenue growth in Q3
Author: 0 Nike reports 7 percent revenue growth in Q3

The stock traded within a range of $64.23 and $66.15. 17,342,645 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,119,039. NIKE, Inc . 382,400 were reported by Arrowstreet Capital Partnership. Ca holds 32,150 shares or 0.24% of its portfolio. (NYSE: NKE ) for 2.19M shares. Investors like what they see here, sending shares on a solid 4% jump in trading this morning.

Business Boeing (BA) Given Coverage Optimism Score of
Author: 0 Boeing (BA) Given Coverage Optimism Score of

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.24 million shares in the last trade. The stock was sold at an average price of $337.43, for a total value of $12,174,136.97. Morgan Stanley reissued an "equal weight" rating and set a $373.00 price target (up from $340.00) on shares of Boeing in a research note on Friday, February 23rd.

Author: 0 Dow closes down, renewing year's low

The index fell 5.7 percent this week. "Understandably, the prospect of a trade war between the world's two largest economies is not particularly desirable for investors", said Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at Oanda. Losses in the semiconductor sector dented the tech-heavy Nasdaq on Friday, with Micron ( MU ) shedding 8% even after an earnings beat as Citigroup lowered its rating on the chipmaker to neutral from buy.

Business The Labour Split Demonstrated In One Call To Ian Payne
Author: 0 The Labour Split Demonstrated In One Call To Ian Payne

The Labour Party's announcement didn't give a reason for Smith's departure. It's the position that he's often adopted, and it's certainly a value in him that others have extolled and, in truth, I think that's all I've done. But Mr Corbyn's grip on power in the party has never been stronger. Prominent pro-EU Labour MP Chuka Umunna described Mr Smith's comments as "excellent".

Business Germany vs Spain: Draw shows Loew areas for improvement
Author: 0 Germany vs Spain: Draw shows Loew areas for improvement

Watch the goal in all its glory below... Spain , who host Argentina on Tuesday in Madrid, are now 17 games unbeaten while Germany's run is 22 without defeat as they prepare to play Brazil in Berlin, also on Tuesday. Joao Miranda scored the opener in the 53rd minute, while Phillipe Coutinho made it 2-0 from the spot. In the end, both teams could have won the game, especially in the moment when Diego Costa had a clear chance to wrap up the game, only for ter Stegen to stand in his way.

Business Winter Storm Warning issued for parts of southwest Virginia
Author: 0 Winter Storm Warning issued for parts of southwest Virginia

A winter storm watch was issued early Thursday morning by the National Weather Service in Indianapolis. We are getting a better idea which parts of the Tri-State might see the most snow this weekend. "Although spring did begin this week, winter weather still can be a factor when traveling for the next few weeks", Illinois Transportation Secretary Randy Blankenhorn said in a statement.

Business Senate committee wants to grill Zuckerberg over Facebook data scandal
Author: 0 Senate committee wants to grill Zuckerberg over Facebook data scandal

Cambridge Analytica markets itself as providing consumer research , targeted advertising and other data-related services to both political and corporate clients. Kogan, who gathered the data by running a survey app on Facebook , also said he was being made a scapegoat by Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. According to the UK Channel, Cambridge Analytica worked for 200 elections around the world.

Business Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?
Author: 0 Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?

Because of the snow, the National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory. Winter storms also affected Philadelphia, Boston and NY and snowfall in those areas is predicted to be the heaviest. Some areas of the Island saw up to 19 inches. Heavy, wet snow spreads into the Chicago area from the west Saturday with winter storm warnings/advisories up for most areas west and south of Chicago.

Business Air India Sets Up Probe Team For Slapping Incident
Author: 0 Air India Sets Up Probe Team For Slapping Incident

As Saudi Arabia opened its airspace for the first time to a commercial flight to Israel, El Al (ELAL.TA) will take its own fight for access to Saudi airspace to the Supreme Court in Israel, officials said on Friday. Air India is also offering introductory return fares which will be starting from Rs. 35,500. The Saudi government, for its part, has not officially commented on the development.

Business United States stocks end modestly lower after Fed hikes rates, energy up
Author: 0 United States stocks end modestly lower after Fed hikes rates, energy up

The upward correction of planned increases suggests that the central bankers are expecting an improvement in the economy this year, including as a result of the tax reform imposed by Republicans in November. The US central bank also projected three more hikes in 2019. However, confidence in the U.S. economy fell as USA markets ended the day lower with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones down 0.18%, and Nasdaq Composite down 0.26%.

Business People Flock to Toys 'R' Us for Liquidation Sales
Author: 0 People Flock to Toys 'R' Us for Liquidation Sales

Those sales were likely to start Friday instead. Commercial real estate experts say the recent announcement from Toys "R" Us that it's going to close or sell more than 800 of its stores in the USA could have a negative impact on the retail property sector.

Business United $10000 Voucher Given to Woman Bumped From Flight
Author: 0 United $10000 Voucher Given to Woman Bumped From Flight

However, she was reportedly kept from boarding the flight because there was not room and she paid the lowest fare for her ticket. "They are kicking me off this flight", she posted . Preiss tweets that an employee offered a $2,000 voucher but she wanted cash. Then an agent offered a $10,000 voucher. "TEN THOUSAND", she wrote , sharing photo evidence of the massive buyout.

Business Facebook's Zuckerberg Apologizes for User Privacy Mistakes
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg Apologizes for User Privacy Mistakes

Along with this Zuckerberg also listed some of the changes that will be made to the social networking platform in order prevent future abuse. On Friday, the UK's High Court granted a warrant to enforcement officers working for the country's information commissioner to conduct a search at Cambridge Analytica's London headquarters.

Business US Senate passes bill to penalise websites for sex trafficking
Author: 0 US Senate passes bill to penalise websites for sex trafficking

And yet, Portman isn't introducing legislation to hold the street corners-or the government entities who own them-accountable as sex traffickers when prostitution takes place there. "This bill is an important step forward in the fight to end sex trafficking ". Tim Scott (R-SC) after the vote. He said, however, the measure "will punch a hole in the legal framework of the open Internet" and "will prove to be ineffective, it will have harmful unintended consequences, and it could be ruled ...

Business Estimates: Adams County population higher
Author: 0 Estimates: Adams County population higher

Most counties in the tri-state area put up population gains from 2016 to 2017. Three other Virginia localities grew more than 3 percent over the past year: Loudoun County and Manassas Park near D.C., and New Kent County east of Richmond .

Business Domino's Pizza Group's (LON:DOM)
Author: 0 Domino's Pizza Group's (LON:DOM) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and sixteen have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 50% are positive. They presently have a GBX 425 ($5.87) price target on the stock. CSTE's profit will be $6.18M for 29.38 P/E if the $0.18 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.24 actual EPS reported by Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -12.50% EPS growth.

Business General Mills, Inc. slumps 9% on Q3 results
Author: 0 General Mills, Inc. slumps 9% on Q3 results

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 0 analyst (s) whereas last month 1 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. Grove Bank & Trust boosted its holdings in General Mills by 322.7% during the 3rd quarter. Net income attributable to General Mills rose to $941.4 million or $1.62 per share in the third quarter ended February 25, from $357.8 million or 61 cents per share, a year earlier.

Business San Francisco Becomes First Major American City To Ban Fur Sales
Author: 0 San Francisco Becomes First Major American City To Ban Fur Sales

On Tuesday, San Francisco city supervisors held a unanimous vote prohibiting the sale of any and all items newly made with real animal fur products (that means coats, apparel, accessories, key chains, and so forth), which will go into effect on January 1, 2019, according to the Associated Press .

Business United Airlines: We're Done Flying Pets In Cargo
Author: 0 United Airlines: We're Done Flying Pets In Cargo

The announcement comes as the airline is facing a backlash following a series of pet-related mishaps. The review follows the recent death of a dog who was forced to travel in the overhead bin by a flight attendant, and another dog who was shipped to Japan instead of Kansas.

Business Sensex jumps over 200 points; Nifty above 10200
Author: 0 Sensex jumps over 200 points; Nifty above 10200

The 30-share index was trading 144.56 points, or 0.44 per cent, higher at 33,067.68 at 1200 hrs. At 9.47 a.m, the Sensex was trading up 201.77 points or 0.61% at 33,198.53 with 21 components gaining. Meanwhile, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs344.16 crore on a net basis, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) also purchased equities to the tune of Rs731.17 crore on Tuesday, provisional data showed.

Business Concentric Wealth Management LLC Takes Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)
Author: 0 Concentric Wealth Management LLC Takes Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)

About 2.94M shares traded. Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) has risen 13.56% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.4 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell.

Business Tesla stockholders approve Elon Musk compensation
Author: 0 Tesla stockholders approve Elon Musk compensation

The package is contingent on Musk remaining as Tesla's CEO or as executive chairman and chief product officer. A Tesla spokesperson confirmed that shareholders voted to approve the proposal for a 10-year performance stock award "entirely contingent on achieving market cap and operational milestones that would make Tesla one of the most valuable companies in the world".