16 Oct, 2016
Cleveland has scratched Game 2 starter Trevor Bauer after he sliced the pinky finger on his pitching hand while working on one of his drones. Don't know about you guys but we're really glad @CKluber is on our side. The 25-year-old hopped off the field without putting weight on his right leg and went straight to the Blue Jays clubhouse. On Friday, they went 0-for-5, stranding eight total runners.
14 Oct, 2016
Gordhan will appear in court on November 2 to hear charges he cost the South African Revenue Service (SARS) 1.1 million rand ($79,000) by approving early retirement for a deputy commissioner in 2010 and re-hiring him as a consultant. The accusations relate to his alleged approval of generous severance packages for a former senior official in the South African Revenue Service and the head of the National Prosecuting Authority.
07 Oct, 2016
In May, Snap was valued at $17.8 billion in its last funding round. According to a technology website, the company worked with investment bankers for the IPO to be at the end of this year or early next year. Snapchat is looking for a valuation of about $25 billion or higher. Cathy Boyle, principal analyst at eMarketer, recently said Snapchat's bright outlook has everything to do with its young user base.
06 Oct, 2016
Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Audley Shaw, will be leading a Government delegation to Washington DC today to attend the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WB). Weak profitability in a low-interest-rate, low-growth environment could erode European banks' buffers over time, undermining their ability to support an economic recovery and weakening stability.
04 Oct, 2016
The powerful Southwest Side alderman, who has a reputation for introducing plans that garner media attention but don't get enacted, said the Finance Committee would consider it at a meeting Wednesday prior to the full council meeting, but did not specify whether a vote will be taken then on the measure.
30 Sep, 2016
The GM logo is seen at the General Motors Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in Lansing, Michigan October 26, 2015. "Look, it's fair for people always to want more, but the simple facts are that these are well paid, middle class jobs in a tough industry, and these are tough jobs so they deserve every nickel they make, but our ultimate goal is about solidifying the parts for the present so that there's something to build on for the future, and that's what this whole set of negotiations was ...
29 Sep, 2016
And of course, once completed, the UFO-style U.S. headquarters - created to fit 13,000 people within 2.8 million square feet - will dwarf them both. According to the Evening Standard , who first broke the news, Apple will move 1,400 employees from eight locations from around England's capital to "a new Apple campus".
26 Sep, 2016
It said one scheme involved efforts by Percoco , Cuomo's "right-hand-man", to obtain bribes from company executives, which he sometimes funneled through bank accounts and a shell company Howe set up. Governor Andrew Cuomo's best friend and body man was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this morning as one of nine former government employees, lobbyists, and developers indicted for bribery and corruption in the highest levels of state government.
23 Sep, 2016
WCI now has 35 days to shop for a better offer. United States housing giant Lennar Inc (NYSE:LEN) is buying rival WCI Communities Inc (NYSE:WCIC) for US$643mln, boosting the latter's shares. The Company will not disclose developments with respect to the solicitation process unless and until the Board has made a decision with respect to any potential superior proposal.
18 Sep, 2016
The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the GBX 588.99 million company. About 2.67M shares traded hands or 84.14% up from the average. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Vodafone Group Plc now shows a Weekly Performance of -2.58%, where Monthly Performance is -6.03%, Quarterly performance is -3%, 6 Months performance is -3.39% and yearly performance percentage is -8.22%.
11 Sep, 2016
But here's where things get interesting - the drone will then take off, fly to its intended target, and hover in place. Thanks to the power of technology and a Google experiment by Project Wing, you could soon have that burrito delivered to your door by drone.
11 Sep, 2016
The cause of it all is that ubiquitous company, Apple , whose products adorn hip pockets and handbags, office desks, home studies and even bedrooms in many parts of the world. It also highlights the fragile and unpredictable nature of commitments on tax incentives made by governments in Europe and in Ireland in particular. "We are not a politicised commission we are a political commission with a political will, and this political will is clearly to fight tax evasion, tax fraud, and ...
11 Sep, 2016
At about 0250 GMT, US benchmark West Texas Intermediate was down 40 cents at United States dollars 47.22 and Brent fell 44 cents to USD 49.55. Oil prices shot up on Thursday after USA government data showed the biggest weekly drop in stockpiles last week since January 1999 as Gulf Coast imports slumped to the lowest on record.
10 Sep, 2016
The coffee and doughnut chain's owner Restaurant Brands International Inc was up 1.9 per cent at $63.52. National Bank of Canada reported a 6-percent increase in quarterly profit, benefiting from a recent acquisition that enabled it to beat market expectations.
08 Sep, 2016
The trouble appears to have originated somewhere near the liquid oxygen tank in the upper stage. "Cause still unknown. More soon", Musk tweeted. "Fortunately, we have developed other technologies like Aquila that will connect people as well.
08 Sep, 2016
The Secretary added that the United States is still keeping the door open to working with Russian Federation "wherever and whenever our interests align". "That is true before the Brexit vote and it is true today after the Brexit vote", Carter said. In last weekend's talks, top diplomats from the USA and Russia, as well as President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin, struggled to keep alive negotiations to end the bloodshed between US -backed rebels and Syria's government.
08 Sep, 2016
Such launches represent a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions that ban the North from any activity using ballistic missile technology over concern that it can be used to develop long-range missiles capable of carrying nuclear weapons.
07 Sep, 2016
Ayton played part of his high school career at Balboa City High School, a school which had no athletic programs prior to Ayton's arrival , before he transferred to Hillcrest, where the academic credentials have since been called into question as well.
02 Sep, 2016
Albright served as an inspector with the UN International Atomic Energy Agency team that investigated former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's nuclear weapons program. However, we have learned that some nuclear stocks and facilities were not in accordance with JCPOA limits on Implementation Day, but in anticipation the Joint Commission had earlier and secretly exempted them from the JCPOA limits.
02 Sep, 2016
As the dollar lost ground and United States bond yields drifted lower once again, selling pressure on gold eased with a rally back to just above $1,310 during Thursday's Asian session. A payrolls processor showed U.S. private employers added 177,000 jobs in August, above economists' forecasts and supporting expectations for Friday's closely watched USA payrolls report to be strong.
01 Sep, 2016
An economy is said to have entered recession if the GDP contracts over two consecutive quarters. The office of the vice president, who oversees economic policy, said in a statement it expected a "better economic outlook" for the second half of 2016 "because numerous challenges faced in the first half either no longer exist or have eased".
31 Aug, 2016
This is after Saudi Arabia's energy minister Khalid Al-Falih stated in the week prior that he does not trust any "significant intervention" in the oil market is needed. "If the negotiations come to a close" without an agreement "we will start to find a way in order to sell our oil because we need money, either to Iran or other countries", he said by telephone.
27 Aug, 2016
C Ramakrishnan, chief financial officer, said the company can not predict whether the foreign exchange impact would continue, but added that it would be cautious and closely monitor and assess market conditions in Britain and the EU. "On top of that, JLR operating profit was also hit by lower local market incentives and higher depreciation and amortisation expenses". The earnings of the company, whose consolidated results include that of its arm Jaguar Land Rover, came under pressure after ...
27 Aug, 2016
Yet online sales are growing almost 25 percent per annum. Amazon.com is still an existential threat, but Best Buy is figuring out how to hold its own. NorthRock Partners LLC raised its stake in Best Buy by 38.3% in the first quarter. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.24, for a total value of $12,831,520.00.
26 Aug, 2016
The program, launched in August 2012, has provided more than 700,000 free epinephrine auto-injectors and educational resources to more than 65,000 schools nationwide to help them be prepared for anaphylaxis events among students. Tom Cahill at U.S. Uncut wrote , "However, in 2007, Mylan Pharmaceuticals acquired the rights to the EpiPen and immediately started raising the price".
26 Aug, 2016
Former Liverpool striker Collymore discussed the impact of Ibrahimovic ahead of United's trip to promoted side Hull City at KC Stadium on Saturday evening. The long-awaited showdown of Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola will be on full display. Despite breaking the 50-goal barrier for Paris Saint-Germain last season, some argued that, at 34, Ibrahimovic was past his best and that the Premier League would prove to be a much more hard proposition than Ligue 1.
25 Aug, 2016
Smucker even said earlier this year that retailers are increasingly looking at pet snacks as a new category separate from regular food, and are allocating more space to it. In essence, the P/E ratio of Newell Brands Inc. specifies the dollar amount an investor can anticipate to invest in the company to receive one dollar of the company's earnings .
19 Aug, 2016
The company said more healthy people were needed to purchase insurance through the exchanges to offset the cost of covering less healthy people. In the letter to the DOJ, Aetna said it would be a while before the company recouped the more than two years worth of investments it made in the government-subsidized insurance plans under Obamacare, Reuters reports .
18 Aug, 2016
The report noted that the state had fought with the casinos over the unpaid taxes for six years, during which time Trump served as chairman and CEO of the organization. Trump attended Christie's inauguration in 2010. Trump's problems with the state intensified in February 2007, when the state filed papers in court saying auditors had discovered discrepancies that raised "numerous additional questions regarding the accuracy" of the Trump casinos' tax returns.
17 Aug, 2016
Given the history of violence at Trump's rallies ― and his tendency to encourage it ― it's not hard to imagine his supporters getting confrontational at polling places. Recent polls have found Trump lagging Clinton by an average of 9 percentage points in Pennsylvania. This, of course, doesn't include Trump's alleged, unproven voter fraud .