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Author: 0 Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

But she is giving Amazon the benefit of the doubt. " Amazon's brutal vision for retail is one where automation replaces good jobs". To put the Whole Foods purchase price into some kind of context: Sainsbury's is now valued at £5.5bn and has over 1400 United Kingdom stores.

Business Uber to accept all recommendations given in Holder Report
Author: 0 Uber to accept all recommendations given in Holder Report

The representative for the Uber board didn't disclose the report's recommendations, saying they would be presented to employees on Tuesday. Lawfirm Perkins Coie LLP presented the results of its investigation to Uber employees on Tuesday, which focused on how to resolve the allegations of bullying, retaliation and sexual harassment .

Author: 0 US Dollar Higher on Fed Outlook

USA stocks mostly fell while the dollar cut its losses on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve delivered a widely expected U.S. interest rate hike . The S&P ASX 200 in Australia tumbled 1.2 percent to 5,763.20. They continue to expect the economy to grow 2.1 percent next year and 1.9 percent in 2019.

Author: 0 Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Businesses

Since Trump continues to own and profit from the Trump Organization, the lawsuit claims citizens can not know whether their president is making decisions in the best interests of the nation or rather out of "self-interested motivations grounded in the worldwide and domestic business dealings in which President Trump's personal fortune is at stake".

Author: 0 Britain to hold special two-year parliament session to tackle Brexit

Mr Davis will be accompanied by a nine-strong negotiating team that includes the most senior civil servants at the Department for Exiting the EU (DexEU), as well as officials from the Treasury and Home Office and Mark Sedwill, the national security adviser to the Prime Minister.

Author: 0 'Sombre' Britain prepares for historic Brexit talks

British chancellor Philip Hammond said he would not agree to a deal that would "destroy" Britain . The EU wants to secure the rights of more than three million Europeans living in Britain - and over one million Britons living on the continent.

Author: 0 Trump Promotes Access to Apprenticeships for US Teenagers

According to a senior administration official, the order would direct the secretary of Labor to develop a process that would encourage private businesses to develop apprenticeship programs as well as establish a business leaders task force on apprenticeships.

Business Helmut Kohl, father of German reunification, dies at 87
Author: 0 Helmut Kohl, father of German reunification, dies at 87

The longest-serving German Chancellor, the colossally-built Kohl led the Federal Republic of Germany (or West Germany) from 1982 to 1990, and then reunited Germany till 1998 after the German Democratic Republic merged with it after fall of its communist government.

Business UK Government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire
Author: 0 UK Government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire

Two protests were called in reaction to the Grenfell Tower fire on Wednesday with many calling for an independent inquest into the event. Extensive damage is seen to the Grenfell Tower block which was destroyed in a disastrous fire , in north Kensington , West London , Britain June 16, 2017 .

Business Manila casino attacker was a gambling addict, police say
Author: 0 Manila casino attacker was a gambling addict, police say

Manila police Chief Oscar Albayalde said Sunday the family confirmed the man's identity as Jesse Carlos, a former employee of the Finance Department. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that Islamic State militants were not behind the deadly attack at a casino in the capital Manila on Friday.

Author: 0 German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit

Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britain a year ago voted to end its decades-old membership of the 28-country bloc - the first country ever to do so - in a shock referendum result. But Hammond said transitional arrangements would be necessary, to give business greater certainty. "We are not turning our backs on Europe". No deal would be "very, very bad" for Britain, Hammond said, but worse would be a deal "deliberately structured to punish us, to suck the lifeblood out of our ...

Author: 0 Liontrust Asset Management PLC

Baring Asset Mgmt, United Kingdom-based fund reported 26,130 shares. Therefore 41% are positive. The stock of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 9 by HSBC. It has a 7.24 P/E ratio. Barratt Developments PLC is a holding company. The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Friday 16th of June state 3 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 1 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 0 analysts "strong sell".

Author: 0 London fire: 58 missing presumed dead

Fifty-eight people are missing and presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower disaster, the officer in charge of the investigation has said. London police said Saturday that the death toll from the inferno at the Grenfell Tower in west London had risen to 58.

Author: 0 Verizon makes Oath after completing Yahoo deal

Verizon has finally concluded its acquisition of Yahoo. Verizon is closing the circle on its two year merging of Yahoo with another former internet juggernaut in AOL, with plans the rebranded venture, Oath will drive content from a suite of titles, including HuffPost and Tumblr, to a bigger global audience.

Business Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar
Author: 0 Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar

Turkey and Qatar have long worked on expanding bilateral ties. "This agreement should not have been made now". Some of Doha's problems can be solved. against Saudi Arabia. "Saudi Arabia can not allow Turkey to establish military bases on its territories", the statement, adding that the country "has no need for this".

Business British PM May tries to quell public anger after deadly London fire
Author: 0 British PM May tries to quell public anger after deadly London fire

British media have reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling on the 24-story tower in a renovation that was completed just past year. "But my understanding is that the best advice is that retrofitting sprinklers may not always be the best technical way of ensuring fire safety in a building", he said.

Business Donald Trump: Privatize air-traffic ops
Author: 0 Donald Trump: Privatize air-traffic ops

Estes said in a statement that he shares President Trump's desire to improve travel in the US but also wants the plan to protect the needs of general aviation. FAA's NextGen program to introduce digital communications and GPS systems to replace decades old technology in one of the world's most complex airspaces has been slow; too slow for many in Washington , D.C.

Author: 0 Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising U.S. crude stocks

July WTI oil dropped $1.73, or 3.7%, to settle at $44.73/bbl, the lowest since November. U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) data this week showed growing gasoline stocks and shaky demand. Crude edged higher on Friday, but prices remain near November lows, as rising United States output is countering production cuts agreed to by OPEC members.

Business Nifty scales 9700-mark for first time, Sensex on record high
Author: 0 Nifty scales 9700-mark for first time, Sensex on record high

The 50-share NSE Nifty also touched its intra-day life- time high of 9,687.20. India's NSE index edged down on Tuesday after earlier surpassing the 9,700-point level for the first time, as markets took a breather from a record-hitting spree a day before the central bank's policy meeting.

Author: 0 Non-Standard Finance PLC's (NSF) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

As per Tuesday, November 10, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, January 29 with "Buy". On Monday, May 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Outperform". The stock of Vitec Group plc (LON:VTC) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Peel Hunt.

Business American Airlines testing new airport screening device with U.S. government
Author: 0 American Airlines testing new airport screening device with U.S. government

Unlike a traditional screening conveyor belt, the CT scanner will shoot hundreds of images with a X-ray camera that spins around the item to provide TSA officials with a 3-D image of a carry-on to ensure it does not contain any threat. Plus, checked luggage already goes through computed tomography screening while carry-on bags don't. "We already use this type of technology for checked baggage, and we expect these smaller checkpoint-sized machines will provide the same high level of ...

Author: 0 London fire could delay Brexit talks

The talks with the DUP follow May's apology to Conservative rank-and-file lawmakers in a meeting Monday that signaled she would be more open to consultation, particularly with business leaders demanding answers about the details on Britain's departure from the European Union.

Author: 0 Rosenstein Warns Against Stories Citing Anonymous Sources

After meeting with Mueller in a classified session, the leaders of the Senate panel indicated that their inquiry would steer clear of obstruction of justice to focus instead on Russian Federation meddling in the elections - and whether there was any Trump campaign collusion with officials tied to the Kremlin.

Author: 0 San Francisco UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including gunman

Sources told NBC Bay Area that Lam may have been upset with his boss. UPS driver Marvin Calderon told KNTV that he recognized the gunman as a fellow employee but did not know him personally. "It creeps me out and I don't feel safe", said an area resident who wanted to remain anonymous. "They were looking pretty bad". "People were screaming, "'Go.

Author: 0 Paul Ryan: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . He made the comments after being seen leaving the White House Monday. Trump advocate Newt Gingrich urged the president to "rethink" Mr Mueller's position. "I mean Robert Mueller , there's some real conflicts", he explained. High-profile supporters of Donald Trump are turning on the man investigating Russian interference in the United States election and possible collusion with the president's campaign - with one ...

Author: 0 Trump scraps one Obama immigration policy

Protesters gather outside US District Court during a hearing for Daniel Ramirez Medina, a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient who was detained by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), in Seattle, Washington on February 17.

Author: 0 London attack: Police release photos of fake explosive belts

The terrorists Khuram Butt , Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba wore the fake explosive devices when they launched a van and knife rampage. "I have not seen this tactic in the United Kingdom before, where terrorists create maximum fear by strapping fake explosives to themselves".