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Business Suspected robber shot dead by police at train station
Author: 0 Suspected robber shot dead by police at train station

According to a police statement, authorities were called to the florist at the Eddy Avenue entrance just before 7pm following reports of an armed robbery. He only realised he witnessed his half-brother's death hours later when police knocked at the door of his family home in Heckenberg, in Sydney's south west.

Author: 0 Home Sales Improve Slightly in June

Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The sales pace put the supply of available homes at 5.4 months, up slight from 5.3 months in May. The national median sales prices also has bounced around in recent months. Regionally, new home sales increased 12.5 percent in the West and 10 percent in the Midwest.

Business Have a Taco While on Your Lyft Ride
Author: 0 Have a Taco While on Your Lyft Ride

The next time you get a hankering for tacos on your Lyft ride home, you won't have to wait long. By eliminating some of the most common components in many stoned (or drunk) driving incidents - such as driving with the carnal desire for food that trumps all other decision-making skills - Lyft and Taco Bell could truly revolutionize the global impaired driving crisis faster than Elon Musk's autonomous cars could ever dream of doing.

Business Uber targets Meg Whitman as new CEO
Author: 0 Uber targets Meg Whitman as new CEO

She went on to become a member of the board of HP Inc, from which she is now stepping down, but will continue as CEO of HPE . "Meg was instrumental in the formation of HP and in helping us to navigate early life as a separate company, bringing essential experience and continuity of leadership to our entire team", said Dion Weisler, HP President and Chief Executive Officer.

Business Buffalo Wild Wings results: The raw numbers
Author: 0 Buffalo Wild Wings results: The raw numbers

Buffalo Wild Wings , Inc. Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings during the fourth quarter worth about $21,888,000. Champlain Investment Partners LLC now owns 287,966 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $43,987,000 after buying an additional 4,307 shares during the last quarter .

Business Katrina Kaif gears for underwater scenes of 'Tiger Zinda Hai'
Author: 0 Katrina Kaif gears for underwater scenes of 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

She shared a video on her Instagram where she is seen doing ideal push ups. She is not doing push-ups all by herself. Katrina has been treating her fans by sharing pictures from the sets of "TZH" quite frequently. The actor will next be seen in Thugs of Hindostan along side Aamir Khan, and Tiger Zinda Hai , co-starring Salman Khan. "He did not want her to do any of the underwater diving stunts for Tiger Zinda Hai because he knows that these stunts are not bereft of injuries", says a ...

Business Nifty crosses 10000 mark for the first time
Author: 0 Nifty crosses 10000 mark for the first time

On comparison, the S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 index, up 0.3% at 10:52 am. Hectic shortcovering in view of July expiry day amid dovish stance by the US Federal Reserve and optimism over slew of corporate earnings later in the day spurred the buying momentum.

Business Axis Bank acquires FreeCharge for Rs 385cr
Author: 0 Axis Bank acquires FreeCharge for Rs 385cr

Online retailer Snapdeal's digital payments platform Freecharge has been up for sale for a while now and it looks like Axis Bank will finally take it off the market . According to media reports , managing director and chief executive of Axis Bank , Shikha Sharma added that the deal is key from a strategic perspective for the bank.

Business Axis Bank may acquire FreeCharge for Rs 390 crore
Author: 0 Axis Bank may acquire FreeCharge for Rs 390 crore

Axis Bank , India's seventh-biggest lender by assets, on Thursday announced that it has agreed to buy mobile payments wallet provider FreeCharge from e-commerce company Snapdeal for Rs 385 crore ($60.04 million). "The two boards signed the sale process agreement today" Rajiv Anand , executive director at Axis Bank, told ET. FreeCharge's 200-member team will be retained by the bank, which aims to run the digital payment platform as a separate entity.

Business Net profit of Samsung in April-June surged by 89%
Author: 0 Net profit of Samsung in April-June surged by 89%

Buoyed by brisk demand, the semiconductor unit led the company, booking its highest-ever 8 trillion won quarterly operating profit. Samsung Electronics Co.'s quarterly profit and revenue topped analysts' estimates, fueled by the success of its new Galaxy S8 smartphones and demand for semiconductors.

Business Vive's first standalone VR headset aimed at China
Author: 0 Vive's first standalone VR headset aimed at China

HTC's new standalone Vive VR headset is exclusive to China. The new HTC headset targets a broader audience looking for an affordable virtual experience. This means the major tech companies are all racing toward more compelling and easier to use hand controllers which unlock some of the most compelling use cases for VR, like content creation with intuitive movements and aiming a gun as naturally as the real world.

Business The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Analysts See $0.57 EPS, Oclaro Has 1.31 Sentiment
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Analysts See $0.57 EPS, Oclaro Has 1.31 Sentiment

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Aristotle Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) by 17,376.6% in the fourth quarter. Analysts forecast that Coca-Cola European Partners PLC will post $2.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be paid a $0.37 dividend.

Author: 0 Cuts Position in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

Davenport And Llc holds 1.19 million shares. The stock rose 0.89% or $0.74 reaching $84.57. About shares traded. Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) has risen 20.72% since July 26, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:WST). Blackrock Group Incorporated Limited has 60,209 shares. Donaldson Management Ltd Co, a Indiana-based fund reported 3,554 shares. First Allied Advisory Serv has 133,058 shares for 0.61% of their portfolio.

Business Chipotle Bites Back With Solid Earnings
Author: 0 Chipotle Bites Back With Solid Earnings

Analysts, on average, seem bullish as they suggest CMG is worth $93.67 more, giving a target price of $433.65 a share. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd.

Business 13 injured as building collapses in Lagos
Author: 0 13 injured as building collapses in Lagos

The incident was said to have occurred at about 3p.m., with rescue operators battling to rescue the trapped victims among who were children, from the debris. Residents said that among those trapped was a pregnant woman. Heavy duty equipment was deployed to scour through the rubbles during the evacuation exercise.

Author: 0 Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX)

About 579 shares traded. Press coverage about Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX ) (TSE: ABX ) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Thursday, March 16 report. TD Securities maintained the shares of ABX in report on Friday, June 23 with "Hold" rating.

Business Financial watchdog broadens rules in bid to clean up banking sector
Author: 0 Financial watchdog broadens rules in bid to clean up banking sector

The Financial Conduct Authority has today (26 July) set out details of how the senior managers regime will apply to financial advisers. It will also demand that senior managers' responsibilities are clearly set out so that they can be held responsible for their own and their staff's actions.

Business Ford beats on second-quarter earnings (F)
Author: 0 Ford beats on second-quarter earnings (F)

Ford said its full-year margin in North America would be lower than in 2016 due to rising commodity costs and engineering expenses. The No. 2 USA automaker said, however, a reduced tax rate would boost its full-year net profit. Ford said that for the full year it now expects adjusted earnings per share in a range from $1.65 to $1.85, above the $1.51 expected by Wall Street, according to Thomson Reuters.

Business England to ban the sale of new 'leasehold' houses
Author: 0 England to ban the sale of new 'leasehold' houses

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has set out plans to ban new build houses being sold as leasehold as well as restricting ground rents to as low as zero. While the leasehold agreements tend to be very long, that means home owners still have to pay ground rents to the freeholders as well as other fees in order to make changes to their homes.

Business Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Bond Prices Rise 2.2% Earnings
Author: 0 Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Bond Prices Rise 2.2% Earnings

The stock being overvalued and undervalued sometimes depends upon the market situation as well. Investors are frequently on the search for the secret to creating that winning portfolio. More interesting news about Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) were released by: Stltoday.com and their article: "Freeport-McMoRan misses 2Q profit forecasts" published on July 23, 2017 as well as Bizjournals.com's news article titled: " Stocks: Freeport-McMoRan active and up" with publication date: July 17, ...

Business Coca-Cola shares rise after earnings beat expectations
Author: 0 Coca-Cola shares rise after earnings beat expectations

Over the past full-year, shares have performed 15.77%. A number of brokerages recently commented on KO. Analysts on a consensus basis have a 3.00 recommendation on this stock. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. Coca-Cola Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio is presently 103.50%. The stock grabbed 93 new institutional investments totaling 8,837,415 shares while 62 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 4,218,061 shares.

Business Drake gets new tattoo....of Lil Wayne?
Author: 0 Drake gets new tattoo....of Lil Wayne?

A few hours ago, award winning rapper Drake shared a photo of himself on his Instagram page and we couldn't help but notice his new tattoo! He has ink of Aaliyah's face, two of Sade , and family members including his parents, his uncle and his grandmother.

Business The Blue Apron Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:APRN) Research Coverage Started at CIBC
Author: 0 The Blue Apron Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:APRN) Research Coverage Started at CIBC

Shares of Blue Apron Holdings closed the previous trading session at 7.50 up +0.14 1.83% with 4,537,919 shares trading hands. Blue Apron Holdings, Inc .is a holding company. The company's market capitalization is $226.97 million. The company's 50 day moving average is $7.72 and its 200 day moving average is $7.72. If you are accessing this article on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & worldwide copyright and trademark legislation.

Business No. 1 India presents a formidable test for Sri Lanka
Author: 0 No. 1 India presents a formidable test for Sri Lanka

The number one ranked Indian team moves out of it's comfort zone on foreign soil in the Test series opener against Sri Lanka at Galle . As far as Playing XI is concerned, all-rounder Hardik Pandya will make his Test debut. The tour comprises of three Tests , five One Day Internationals (ODIS) and one Twenty20 International (T20I). The visitors will be quietly confident of repeating their Test series success 2015, when they beat Sri Lanka 2-1 after losing the first game.

Business ITV ads slide as Studios sees boost
Author: 0 ITV ads slide as Studios sees boost

Ad revenues are predicted to improve in the third quarter, ITV added, with a drop in revenue of only 4% expected. The commercial television broadcaster said ITV Studios had already secured 85% of expected 2017 revenues and was set to deliver good organic growth.

Business Hyundai Motor Q2 OP dips 23.7% on sharp sales fall in China
Author: 0 Hyundai Motor Q2 OP dips 23.7% on sharp sales fall in China

The South Korean auto maker said its net income for the April-June period was 816.9 billion won (£560 million), compared with 1.7 trillion won (£1.15 billion) a year earlier. GM, in its earnings call on Tuesday, said it set a second-quarter sales record in China, although it also referred to pricing challenges. In the United States, Hyundai Motor's sales over January-June fell 7.4 percent, the second biggest drop after affiliate Kia Motors.