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Athletes to Trump: That's not how our locker room talks

Donald Trump's bragging teaches young men that they can get away with it-and your silence means you stood by and watched. Count LeBron James among those that don't agree with Trump's assessment of what locker room talk is. Trump apologized for the...

UK PM offers MPs Brexit scrutiny

The process will take up to two years, involving complex debates about issues such as immigration and access to the European single market. The pound rebounded slightly on Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May announced she would hold a parlia...

Yahoo's Email Hack Could Cause Verizon To Abandon $4.8 Billion Deal

Yahoo agreed in July to sell its core assets to Verizon for $4.8 billion, ending a 20-year run as an independent company for the internet pioneer. The Times, quoting an unnamed government official, said that in order to comply with the Foreign ...

Eagles tackle Lane Johnson hit with 10-game suspension

As for Johnson, he is now forced to stay away from the NovaCare Complex for the next 10 week. The only reason that Eagles' lineman Lane Johnson has been playing this year is because he was appealing his 10-game suspension. This will be the Phi...

Google, Salesforce said to be among companies interested in buying Twitter

If Microsoft owned both LinkedIn and Twitter , it could become a digital-communications and data company as much as a software and cloud-services vendor. However, the last we heard, Twitter had been asking for nearly $18 Billion, - Putting off a l...

Winthrop Realty Trust (NYSE:FUR) Updated Broker Price Targets

Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR): The stock opened in the green at $34.6 on Friday, but the bulls found it hard to push the prices higher. Shares of QTS Realty Trust Inc. Now shares have been rated as "Buy" from 5 Analysts. State Street...

Guardiola bows to a superior Tottenham side

It could have been worse for City: Erik Lamela had a second-half penalty saved for Spurs in the second half. "The fact Tottenham are picking up points even when they are not playing well is an ominous sign for their rivals, as is the way they impro...

Replacement phones arrive in the US

Samsung has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the US alone, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of property damage , including fires in cars and a garage. My thing is it is a recall that is being paid for in full by Sams...

Canadian autoworkers ratify new GM contract

General Motors Co. has agreed to spend $400-million to upgrade the flexible assembly line in the Oshawa plant and $150-million to introduce a new model of an existing engine in St. The ratified deal with GM sets the pattern for contract talks that be...

Mylan CEO set to defend EpiPen prices amid public outcry

Several members of Congress expressed dismay at Bresch's salary, which increased 67 percent to $18.9 million in 2015. When asked what the impact of the EpiPen has been, Bresch cited $180 billion as the amount of money the EpiPen has saved the USA...

WashPost: Trump Used Foundation Money to Settle Legal Scores

The Post reports that in 2007, Trump used his foundation's money when his Palm Beach, Florida, club was fined $120,000 by the town for having a flagpole that was nearly twice the height allowed under local rules. Trump hasn't donated to the charity ...

West Virginia AG subpoenas Mylan over EpiPen price hike

The rising cost has made it hard for many families to afford, prompting a public outcry that has resonated with legislators. The House Oversight Committee is holding a hearing on Wednesday, and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is scheduled to appear.

Shah Rukh Khan seeks solace in Billy Joel's An Innocent Man

He said, he is not anxious about the movies releasing the same date as his very first movie with his son Kaho Na Pyaar Hai had a couple of releases close to it in the form of Mela of Aamir Khan and Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani of Shah Rukh Khan.

Dividend Stock Watch List: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE)

The RSI of 43.65 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now. Energy Transfer Equity L.P.'s payout ratio is 102.70%. Currently Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE) captured an average recommendation of ...

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) Analyst Estimates

This is an important indicator as a higher ratio typically suggests that investors are expecting higher future earnings growth compared to companies in the same industry with lower price to earnings ratios. Intel's original third-quarter sales guida...

Sorry Bibi, the Palestinians Are Not 'Ethnic Cleansing' Jewish Settlers

Two days earlier, Netanyahu had released a video in English on social media accusing the Palestinians of wanting to ethnically cleanse the West Bank in their call for a Palestinian state without any Jewish residents. Friedman noted that the deman...

FTSE Stumbles To Six Week Low On US Rate Rise Concerns

The pound initially dipped to 1.329 against the United States dollar before bouncing to 1.333 and falling back down again. "With little on the economic agenda, a severe bout of panic has struck the global markets, causing the kind of declines not s...

Tim Cook: Apple tax ruling 'political,' 'maddening'

Facing a back tax bill of 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) from the EU executive, Cook rejected an accusation by EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager that Apple had paid just 0.005 percent tax in Ireland in 2014. The Government still has ...

Oil minister: Iran backs OPEC moves geared toward stability

Given the fact that Tehran and Paris share common views on the fight against terrorism, they need to lay down a single standard to counter terrorism, Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran's Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati said.

Centre raises minimum wage, but unions stand by Sept 2 strike call

The Left and Congress-affiliated unions have planned the general strike to oppose the NDA government's economic and labour policies, exempting hospitals, medical stores, milk distribution and other emergency services from the day-long strike.

ECONOMIC CRISIS: Nigeria's GDP Contracted 2.06 pct in Q2

Therefore, the results of second quarter of 2016 GDP growth rate has placed Nigeria in recession from a professional point of view. Political pressure on the president is now likely to increase, following news of the country's first official rece...

Oil rises as dollar retreats from two-week high

The rise was also triggered by speculation that producers' meeting in Algeria next month will support the prices. The comments about high oil output have dampened expectations that Opec and outside producers such as Russian Federation will agree st...

Range Rover sales, forex peg back Tata Motors' Q1 show

During the period, consolidated net revenues came in higher at Rs 66,005 crore compared with Rs 60,451 crore in the year-ago period. Net profits, however, came down to Rs 26 crore from Rs 290 crore a year ago. The UK's largest auto manufacturer, Jagu...

Best Buy stock soars after strong earnings

That growth also marks a 75 percent increase in online revenue over the last three years. Schroder Investment Management Group boosted its position in shares of Best Buy by 22.6% in the fourth quarter. To mark the birthday, Best Buy opened a mo...

Mylan says it will expand programs that lower EpiPen costs

Mylan's CEO, Heather Bresch, is the daughter of another US senator, Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. Klobuchar, whose daughter carries an EpiPen , cited news reports that the cost of a two-pack of EpiPen increased from $100 in 2009 to $500 today - with so...

Tesla cars get faster as company announces new 100-kilowatt battery

The cars which hold the number one and two spots-the LaFerrari and the Porsche 918 Spyder, respectively-were limited run, million dollar vehicles. Tesla Motors Inc crowned itself the maker of the world's fastest production vehicle on Tuesday, say...

Manchester clubs' dominance continues on Week 2 of Premier League

And this is exactly why his transfer was so much appreciated by millions of Manchester United fans across the globe. Jose Mourinho's side, meanwhile, managed to beat Bournemouth 3-1 away from home before going down to the south coast where they b...

JM Smucker: To Buy or Not To Buy?

In case of Revenue Estimates, 12 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for J.M. Smucker Company (The) as 2.02 Billion. This year Company's Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is 73.30% and next year's EPS growth is 7.72%....

Aetna Will Leave Kentucky Insurance Exchange

The move leaves Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina alone in selling marketplace policies to residents of all 100 of the state's counties. The Congressional Budget Office projected a year ago that 21 million people would participate in the...

Fed members split on timing of next rate hike, markets unchanged

The dollar bought Yen100.70 in recent trade, compared with Yen100.33 late Tuesday. After liftoff from near zero in December, officials have twice cut their projections for the path of rates this year, as improving USA economic data contrast with sign...

Trump campaign doubles down on election fraud claims

As reported by CNN , at one rally Trump said , "We're going to watch Pennsylvania". "So I hope you people can, sort of, not just vote on the 8th, go around and look and watch other polling places and make sure that it's 100 percent fine".

Egyptian judoka refuses to shake hand of Israeli opponent in Rio

Earlier this week, Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi defeated Japan's Miku Tashiro to win the bronze medal in the women's 63 kilogram weight class, Israel's first medal at the Rio Olympics. An International Judo Federation spokesman told The Associated Pr...

Future of area Ruby Tuesday restaurants uncertain

Ruby Tuesday counted 724 restaurants in its system as of the end of May, with a lot of them owned by the company. The company said that employees displaced from the closed properties would be offered positions in nearby locations, when possible.

Brazil men's soccer team held to second straight scoreless draw against Iraq

But the Brazilians were also lucky when Iraq's Mohanad Abdulraheem hit the post early on. Right at the end, midfielder Renato Augusto should have won it, but his close-range volley went over the bar. Brazil's Neymar , top, tries control the bal...

S. Korea, US, Japan seek united action at UN against N. Korea

North Korea's latest ballistic missile launches will be condemned by the UN Security Council, US Ambassador Samantha Power predicted following an emergency meeting . "I firmly protested against North Korea's unforgivable action which is in obvi...

Heavy floods crash into Ellicott City; major damage on Main Street

More than five inches of rainfall hit a Maryland city on Saturday night, causing several road closures and emergency evacuations. Kittleman says the damage sustained during the flooding Saturday night was the worst in at least 50 years and possibly...

U.S. authorities investigate Fiat Chrysler over sales figures

However, quarterly net revenues and worldwide shipments declined from a year ago. However when including a one-time charge of €414 million related to the Takata airbag recall, net income slid 14 percent to €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion). The company...

Fiat Chrysler recalls 410000 vehicles

The revision comes as two federal agencies investigate whether the company inflated sales by pressing dealers to buy more vehicles. Fiat Chrysler said it did not deliberately misstate sales numbers, but pointed to various practices that led to in...

Million Child-Bearing Women in Latin America Could Get Zika

According to a report in Medscape by Laurie Barclay, "The CDC update reflects emerging data indicating that Zika virus RNA can be detected in blood and urine for prolonged periods (longer than the previously recommended 7-day window for testing af...

Meet the Verizon Woman Behind the Yahoo Deal

USA telecoms giant Verizon Communications Inc. has agreed to purchase the core web assets of Yahoo! , for around $4.8bn. Yet Verizon seems determined to be more than just a carrier, and its deal for Yahoo and last year's acquisition of anoth...

Obamacare Premiums Set to Jump 13.2 Percent in This State

The 13.2 percent average hike for Covered California this year comes after Sacramento Democrats had been claiming that the 4 percent hike in 2016 and 4.2 percent in 2015 in California had proved that Obamacare's nationalization of 17 percent of the...

Delta flight mistakenly lands at base in South Dakota

After realizing the error and coordinating with officials, the flight re-departed for Rapid City on Thursday night. Delta offered a gesture of apology to the passengers, the airline said . The pilots were fired after that incident. Greenberg's s...

Super-typhoon Nepartak takes aim at Taiwan

The islands will also be subject to coastal flooding, especially near and north of Nepartak's track. Evacuation orders have been set out on the islands and residents have been advised to follow them, as well as making other preparations. It is stil...

China-backed AIIB approves $509 million for first four projects

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) was chosen to represent the UAE in the AIIB, as well as coordinate and manage projects implemented through this partnership. The three other approved loans are a $ 216.5 million loan for Indonesia, $ 165 mill...

Rep. Lewis On Gun Violence: 'We Are Blind To A Crisis'

The House Speaker said, "This isn't trying to come up with a solution to a problem". Republicans fiercely resisted the Democratic pressure, saying their colleagues had accomplished nothing other than disrupting the business of the House to score po...

Solar-Powered Plane Makes It Across the Atlantic

Batteries overheated during the Pacific Ocean crossing, but subsequent flights to California, and across the United States, were free of reported technical issues. It's incredibly environment-friendly and just proves that renewable technology is the ...

Nigeria central bank floats embattled naira currency

Inflation in Nigeria rose to a more than six-year high in May, official figures showed Tuesday, heaping pressure on the government to loosen restrictive currency controls. He said the new mechanism would enable businesses plan their portfolio effecti...

National Hockey League officially set to expand to Las Vegas

Vegas is the largest American city (2.2 million people) without a professional sports team. The NHL's Board of Governors will meet on June 22 in Las Vegas ahead of its annual awards ceremony where a decision on expansion could be finalized.

France Soldiers Stop Robbery, Serve Up Some Justice at McDonald's

According to The Telegraph , around 40 customers of a McDonald's restaurant in Besancon had their not-so-Happy Meals terrifyingly interrupted by two men with a shotgun. And having ignored orders to drop his weapon, the other was shot in the abdomen ...

Automakers still selling new cars fitted with faulty Takata airbags

So far, at least 100 injuries and 13 deaths have been linked to the airbag defect. Moisture contamination of the ammonium nitrate propellant is one factor officials have identified as a reason why Takata inflators have ruptured. GM also continues its...

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Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) Analyst Estimates

This is an important indicator as a higher ratio typically suggests that investors are expecting higher future earnings growth compared to companies in the same industry with lower...

Sorry Bibi, the Palestinians Are Not 'Ethnic Cleansing' Jewish Settlers

Two days earlier, Netanyahu had released a video in English on social media accusing the Palestinians of wanting to ethnically cleanse the West Bank in their call for a Palesti...

FTSE Stumbles To Six Week Low On US Rate Rise Concerns

The pound initially dipped to 1.329 against the United States dollar before bouncing to 1.333 and falling back down again. "With little on the economic agenda, a severe bout of ...

Tim Cook: Apple tax ruling 'political,' 'maddening'

Facing a back tax bill of 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) from the EU executive, Cook rejected an accusation by EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager that Apple had pai...

Oil minister: Iran backs OPEC moves geared toward stability

Given the fact that Tehran and Paris share common views on the fight against terrorism, they need to lay down a single standard to counter terrorism, Head of the Strategic Resear...

Centre raises minimum wage, but unions stand by Sept 2 strike call

The Left and Congress-affiliated unions have planned the general strike to oppose the NDA government's economic and labour policies, exempting hospitals, medical stores, milk distr...

ECONOMIC CRISIS: Nigeria's GDP Contracted 2.06 pct in Q2

Therefore, the results of second quarter of 2016 GDP growth rate has placed Nigeria in recession from a professional point of view. Political pressure on the president is now l...

Oil rises as dollar retreats from two-week high

The rise was also triggered by speculation that producers' meeting in Algeria next month will support the prices. The comments about high oil output have dampened expectations th...

Range Rover sales, forex peg back Tata Motors' Q1 show

During the period, consolidated net revenues came in higher at Rs 66,005 crore compared with Rs 60,451 crore in the year-ago period. Net profits, however, came down to Rs 26 crore ...

Best Buy stock soars after strong earnings

That growth also marks a 75 percent increase in online revenue over the last three years. Schroder Investment Management Group boosted its position in shares of Best Buy by 22....

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Mylan says it will expand programs that lower EpiPen costs

Mylan's CEO, Heather Bresch, is the daughter of another US senator, Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. Klobuchar, whose daughter carries an EpiPen , cited news reports that the cost of a ...

Tesla cars get faster as company announces new 100-kilowatt battery

Tesla cars get faster as company announces new 100-kilowatt battery

The cars which hold the number one and two spots-the LaFerrari and the Porsche 918 Spyder, respectively-were limited run, million dollar vehicles. Tesla Motors Inc crowned itself...

Manchester clubs' dominance continues on Week 2 of Premier League

And this is exactly why his transfer was so much appreciated by millions of Manchester United fans across the globe. Jose Mourinho's side, meanwhile, managed to beat Bournemout...

JM Smucker: To Buy or Not To Buy?

In case of Revenue Estimates, 12 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for J.M. Smucker Company (The) as 2.02 Billion. This year Company's Earnings ...

Aetna Will Leave Kentucky Insurance Exchange

Aetna Will Leave Kentucky Insurance Exchange

The move leaves Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina alone in selling marketplace policies to residents of all 100 of the state's counties. The Congressional Budget Offic...