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Business Walmart, Humana in talks
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Gordon Haskett has "Buy" rating and $90 target. Jefferies maintained Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) on Monday, July 11 with "Hold" rating. The stock of Walker Greenbank plc (LON:WGB) earned "Hold" rating by N+1 Singer on Wednesday, February 3.

Business Adam Burniston's Forecast | Rain and possible snow for Easter weekend
Author: 0 Adam Burniston's Forecast | Rain and possible snow for Easter weekend

Forecasters have warned there is a chance of power cuts and mobile service disruption, while rural communities may well be cut off. Expect some breezy conditions during the afternoon. The Easter weekend is expected to be one of the busiest in years for travellers, with millions of Britons heading overseas as snow is forecast in parts of the country.

Business CBI to probe whistleblower's laundering charges against Chanda Kochhar's husband
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The issuance of the loan had attracted headlines with reports suggesting that there could be quid pro quo that as Dhoot had given money to NuPower Renewables, a company founded by Deepak Kochchar. He promoted it and later transferred it to Deepak Kochhar. Nearly 86 per cent of that loan (Rs 2,810 crore) remains unpaid and Videocon account was declared an NPA in 2017.

Business Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg disavows memo saying all user growth is good
Author: 0 Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg disavows memo saying all user growth is good

Nearly like how the memo suggests that Facebook's nature is to connect people and that it can not be helped if it does questionable things towards that goal. After being gamed by Russian operatives during the 2016 presidential election, Facebook says it's working to tighten election security ahead of the midterm elections.

Business Accountant and backup goalie makes National Hockey League debut at age 36
Author: 0 Accountant and backup goalie makes National Hockey League debut at age 36

Foster proceeded to stop every shot he faced in 14 minutes of action to help secure the 6-2 win. This isn't the first time the Blackhawks have had to dress an emergency goaltender. Foster is too old to play in the USHL, which ranges from ages 16-21, but Steel team president Dan Lehv said, "If Scott can handle itemized deductions as well as he handles a Dustin Byfuglien slap shot, he'll be a great asset".

Business Accept some blame for Worboys fiasco, justice secretary told
Author: 0 Accept some blame for Worboys fiasco, justice secretary told

The Ministry of Justice is investigating whether the six were wrongly released. While acknowledging 57 prisoners have been recalled back to prison, he has asked for the specific details of six Category A prisoners, considered an "exceptional risk" of escaping, who have already been released straight to an " approved premise", colloquially called a "halfway house".

Business Volkswagen: We'll buy your diesel back if it's banned
Author: 0 Volkswagen: We'll buy your diesel back if it's banned

But it's not over as a headache for VW, with the buy-backs expected to last until the end of 2019, and the need to store the equivalent of Volkswagen's entire USA sales in 2017 not likely to end much sooner. Besides, the carmaker would buy back cars sold between April 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. It said its dealerships would buy back diesel vehicles affected by bans at their current value if their owners at the same time bought a new vehicle that was not affected by cities' driving ...

Business Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) PT Raised to $345.00
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As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The job is called "editorial analyst" and is now up on their website . (NASDAQ: NFLX ) for 84,007 shares. Lombard Odier Asset (Usa) Corp owns 0.96% invested in Netflix, Inc . Credit Suisse Ag holds 1.87 million shares or 0.18% of its portfolio.

Business Tiger Woods describes himself a
Author: 0 Tiger Woods describes himself a "walking miracle" ahead of Masters

The golf course , the patrons, the entire atmosphere. Tiger Woods' odds of winning the Masters have shrunk with every birdie of his 2018 comeback campaign, but in reality, the 42-year-old superstar faces a daunting task in his bid to add a 15th major title to his resume a decade after his last Grand Slam victory.

Business Maserati Levante Trofeo with 590 horses unleashed
Author: 0 Maserati Levante Trofeo with 590 horses unleashed

It produces 590 PS (433 kW) and 730 Nm (538 lb-ft) of torque. This enables the model to sprint from 0 to 100 kmph in just 3.9 seconds, all the way up to top speed north of the 300 kmph mark. Larger tyres have been fitted to the giant 22-inch forged aluminium wheels, which is said to improve the cars handling. For customers located in the USA or Canada, Maserati offers a Levante Trofeo Launch Edition that adds package-exclusive design touches.

Business Trump's Amazon Tweet Comes at Eventful Time for State-Local Taxes
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The comment came one day after the media company Axios reported that he wants to "go after" the e-commerce giant and alter its tax treatment. When he raised questions about Amazon's tax collection in 2017 via another tweet , The New York Times was quick to call the claim "outdated".

Business California Judge Rules for Coffee Cancer Warnings
Author: 0 California Judge Rules for Coffee Cancer Warnings

It turns out that one of those "Prop 65" chemicals , acrylamide , can be found in coffee. "Defendants failed to satisfy their burden of proving by a preponderance of evidence that consumption of coffee confers a benefit to human health".

Business SpaceX's plan to provide internet using satellites gains FCC approval
Author: 0 SpaceX's plan to provide internet using satellites gains FCC approval

Under Musk's plan , SpaceX's satellite fleet would orbit much closer to Earth than traditional communications satellites that stay in geostationary orbit high above Earth. SpaceX joins a growing number of companies exploring new types of satellite to deliver broadband. In spite of numerous complaints from other satellite companies, the FCC hailed the SpaceX Starlink satellite internet plan as the first of its kind.

Business Westworld season 2 trailer brings the reckoning
Author: 0 Westworld season 2 trailer brings the reckoning

The words are uttered often to Dolores Abernathy ( Evan Rachel Wood ) throughout the first season of " Westworld ", whose finale took them quite literally. Ed Harris' Man in Black strides towards a mysterious-looking doorway, announcing "I'm gonna burn this whole thing to the ground". It appears the robots are getting even more restless in the highly anticipated second season of Westworld .

Business RBI Imposes $9 Million Penalty On ICICI Bank
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New Vernon Capital Holdings Ii Llc who had been investing in Icici Bk Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.43 billion market cap company. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded ICICI Bank from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, March 7th. As per Monday, October 24, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs.

Business OPEC, Russia eye long-term oil partnership
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has dismissed the seven missiles the Houthi insurgents fired at Saudi Arabia from Yemen on Sunday as "a last-ditch effort" that only showed they were weak. Moscow's involvement until now has been considered unique, but a 10 to 20 year deal between the two would be unprecedented. According to the Saudi crown prince, Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation are negotiating an unprecedented deal that would not only cement their alliance but could also have a ...

Business (NYSE:MCD) Shares Reduced by Boston Advisors LLC
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The Wealthfront Inc holds 38,512 shares with $6.63M value, up from 35,830 last quarter. Loeb Prtnrs has 2.06% invested in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ). Prudential Plc has 0.01% invested in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ). The formula for calculating the price-earnings ratio for any stock is simple: the market value per share divided by the earnings per share (EPS).

Business Gov. Walker orders special elections for vacant seats in legislature
Author: 0 Gov. Walker orders special elections for vacant seats in legislature

The vacancies were created in late December when Rep. Keith Ripp, R-Lodi, and Sen. On Monday, Walker, through the DOJ, which is representing Walker in court, sought an eight-day extension of the deadline to call for the special elections to fill vacant seats in Senate District 1 and Assembly District 42.

Business United States stock indexes end choppy day of trading slightly lower
Author: 0 United States stock indexes end choppy day of trading slightly lower

For the holiday-shortened week, all three major indices posted solid gains, with the Dow, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq jumping 2.4 percent, 2.0 percent and 1.0 percent, respectively. Technology companies accounted for much of the broad rally, which powered the Dow Jones industrial average to a gain of almost 670 points . ON THE WAY OUT: Lowe's climbed 5.3 percent after the home-improvement retailer said Chairman and CEO Robert Niblock is retiring.

Business Renault shares leap after Nissan merger talks
Author: 0 Renault shares leap after Nissan merger talks

Renault now holds a 43% stake in Nissan, while the Japanese vehicle giant owns a 15% share of the French firm, The Independent reports. Reports suggest that the Nissan would give Renault shareholders stock in the newly formed company. Earlier in March, Nissan was holding talks to purchase a large portion of the stake held by the French government. The Renault-Nissan alliance said at the time any discussion about a share transaction involving the parties was "pure speculation".

Business Atlanta recovering from cyberattack, its second in 11 months
Author: 0 Atlanta recovering from cyberattack, its second in 11 months

The result: Six days after they were hacked. According to the site, hackers using this method are known to scan the internet for open RDP connections and break into networks - sometimes through brute force on weak passwords. Residents can't pay bills online. Police and other employees are having to write out their reports by hand. So far, the cyberattack has not impacted police and fire emergency-response systems, water supply safety or airport safety.

Business Percent of 'March for Our Lives' Participants Able to Vote
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Now that applies to most of us! While one side shows her passionate support though, the other does not, and over the weekend she was targeted - with an image of her tearing up the USA constitution widely shared widely by those against changes to gun control laws.

Business Scientist Discover New Human Organ
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Besides contributing to cancer research, the groundbreaking discovery of the human body's 80 organ can help in the development of another non-invasive method that works more effectively. Scientists have long known about interstitial tissue and fluid but the new study raises the idea of calling it an "organ". Draining into the lymphatic system, the newfound network is the source of lymph, the fluid vital to the functioning of immune cells that generate inflammation.

Business Barclays pays $2bn to settle U.S. mortgage investigation
Author: 0 Barclays pays $2bn to settle U.S. mortgage investigation

It is the latest big bank to reach a large financial settlement with U.S. regulators over MBS mis-selling. Barclays was said to have misled investors about the quality of the mortgage loans backing those deals. "Putting significant legacy matters like this one behind us means Barclays is well positioned to produce stronger earnings going forward, and to start returning a greater proportion of those earnings to our shareholders", Staley said in a statement, calling the settlement "fair and ...

Business New York Auto Show: Mini goes electric
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Please let it be more like this one than the current showroom Mini. While this is a one-off model , it has been released to help emphasise Mini's EV intentions with its forthcoming electric hatchback. The fully electric model is now under development, which the company says is based on the MINI 3 Door. That will be a three-door Cooper, manufactured at the carmaker's Oxford facility.