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Author: 0 Boeing Continues to Stack Up Orders in Paris

Copa Holdings (NYSE:NYSE:CPA) and Boeing (NYSE: BA) today announced an order for 15 737 MAX 10s at the 2017 Paris Airshow . Boeing revised up its rolling 20-year industry forecast for passenger and freight planes by four per cent yesterday, though signs at the world's biggest air show suggest a cooling of demand at the moment after years of red-hot growth.

Finance Tell your senators to kill secret health care bill
Author: 0 Tell your senators to kill secret health care bill

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price argued Sunday the Senate's recently released health care bill will significantly improve the current Affordable Care Act , known as ObamaCare , and will include protection of Americans' medical coverage, but acknowledged having to "thread a needle" to get the measure passed .

Author: 0 GB Group (LON:GBG) New Price Targets

UBS maintained Rotork p.l.c. (LON:ROR) on Friday, February 26 with "Neutral" rating. They now have a GBX 457.00 target price per share on company. Meggitt plc with EPIC/TICKER (LON:MGGT) had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "NEUTRAL" this morning by analysts at Goldman Sachs.

Finance Amazon Buys Whole Foods
Author: 0 Amazon Buys Whole Foods

While their merger is subject to approval by Whole Foods' shareholders, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions, the two parties expect to close the deal during the second half of 2017. At some of the Whole Foods 365 locations, the grocer's discounted brand, consumers can use iPads to order food or find a bottle of wine. Especially among millennials, is that right? The S&P 500 consumer staples tumbled 1.7 percent - its biggest drop since November previous year.

Author: 0 Saudi king names son crown prince

He was also very outspoken in the media about his country's fight against extremists, so much so that the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) saw him as their "most important interlocutor". The prince, known as MBS, already oversees a vast portfolio as defense minister. Fars also cited Sheikholeslam as saying that that "the crimes and massacres in the region are all rooted in bin Salman's thirst for power".

Finance Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns; Timeline Of Scandals That Led To Exit
Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns; Timeline Of Scandals That Led To Exit

A series of missteps, from allegations of stealing technology to a profanity-laced outburst that was caught on film by an Uber driver, led to Kalanick's resignation. The exit also comes amid the company's search for a chief operating officer, a second in command who could take the reins from Kalanick. Following his leave, Kalanick had put day-to-day leadership in the hands of several employees who had reported directly to him.

Author: 0 5th GOP Senator Publicly Opposes Health Care Bill

Nonetheless, Heller's announcement underscores the scant margin of error Republican leaders must deal with. If the Republican proposal does not pass, what could and should be done to strengthen what's already there? Susan Collins , R-Maine, and Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, both admitted that the Senate parliamentarian would not approve of the pro-life language being used in a bill passed by reconciliation.

Finance Rain from tropical storm forecast in West Virginia
Author: 0 Rain from tropical storm forecast in West Virginia

In addition to bands of drenching rain, the storm brought high winds and numerous, short-lived tornadoes and waterspouts. Rainfall totals of 6 inches (15 centimeters) and more were common in southeastern MS and southwestern Alabama, the weather service said .

Finance China, US agree aim of 'complete, irreversible' Korean denuclearisation
Author: 0 China, US agree aim of 'complete, irreversible' Korean denuclearisation

Meeting with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi at the White House on Thursday, Trump said he looked forward to meeting with Xi in Hamburg and visiting China. North Korea hasn't conducted a nuclear test explosion as feared earlier this year but has kept up its rapid pace of missile launches. But the sides have reportedly agreed on a path forward after talks involving top Chinese and United States officials, including Defense Secretary James Mattis and China's Foreign Policy Chief Yang ...

Author: 0 Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Puretech Health PLC (PRTC)

The stock rose 0.06% or $0.06 reaching $109.06 per share. About 654,914 shares traded. easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) has 0.00% since June 16, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 21.74% the S&P500. The insider Pelos Petros G sold $1.34M. 1,000 shares were sold by Timmermans Ted T, worth $30,725 on Tuesday, May 16. FEENY CURTIS F sold 2,830 shares worth $100,437.

Finance United Kingdom police arrest seventh suspect over London bridge attack
Author: 0 United Kingdom police arrest seventh suspect over London bridge attack

It is still hard to speculate on the motives of the terrorists who wore these fake belts, Haydon said. Where might the attackers have bought them from? The attackers used pink ceramic kitchen knives. Cole said that when he told the 200 people sheltering in the pub's basement that they were safe and would soon be evacuated, "I got a big round of applause".

Author: 0 Trump Signs Executive Order Expanding Apprenticeship Opportunities

Trump's Executive Order mandates that the Department of Labor review current federal workforce programs, charging the Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, with developing a program that enables private sector businesses and trade associations to develop their own apprenticeships.

Finance Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea
Author: 0 Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea "have not worked out"

He said the two sides agreed on the need for companies not to deal with North Korea in violation of United Nations sanctions, but did not specify any particular action China was promising to take. -Chinese military cooperation to reduce risk of conflict, as well as efforts to defeat the Islamic State group. In recent months, however, tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear and missile programs have drastically escalated due to an increased frequency missile launches and nuclear tests.

Author: 0 Fed Raises Interest Rate by a quarter point

The US Federal Reserve has said it would raise its key interest rate by 0.25%, the second rise this year. The US Federal Reserve has increased interest rates for the second time in three months. While the territory effectively imports USA monetary policy due to its currency peg, local banks have been reluctant to pass on higher rates to customers amid fierce competition for mortgages - heightening a property boom, as well as fueling depreciation in the Hong Kong dollar.

Author: 0 NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind files nomination for Presidential elections

Kumar, a former Lok Sabha speaker, was yesterday chosen as the opposition's candidate to contest the presidential poll. Even Nitish Kumar's decision to support NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind had surprised several Opposition leaders as till June 3 that he is ready to back Gopalkrishna Gandhi's candidature when they met in Chennai to mark DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi's birthday.

Finance Whole Foods CEO calls Amazon buyout a
Author: 0 Whole Foods CEO calls Amazon buyout a "courtship"

He didn't use that phrase per se when describing the deal to employees at a town hall on Friday, but he might as well have: If you read the transcript of his remarks, which Whole Foods included yesterday in a new SEC filing, his praise of Amazon sounds more like a man toasting his fiancée at their engagement party.

Finance Retail and health stocks fall on Wall Street
Author: 0 Retail and health stocks fall on Wall Street

The VIX Volatility Index was lower for the day at 10.02 for a loss of -0.46 points or -4.39%. The sector climbed over 1 percent as investors were awaiting the unveiling of the Senate's health care bill next week, with aims at repealing and replacing Obamacare.

Author: 0 Senate Health Bill Would Revamp Medicaid, Alter ACA Guarantees, Cut Premium Support

Danielson said jokes aside, passing this bill would mean taking away important services from them. But Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president at the consulting firm Avalere Health , says the bill bases its tax credits on lower-quality insurance."If you're paying a similar percentage of income, you're getting a less generous product under this new plan", she says.

Author: 0 Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda

Let me pause here to say that just as winning this race for Republicans was a morale booster, losing this race definitely kicks Democrats in the gut. Democrats came close but still lost two other contested special elections earlier this year for Republican-held seats in conservative Kansas and Montana, and the outcomes in Georgia and SC could put a crimp in the party's fundraising and candidate recruitment.

Finance To make it clear, we are the biggest victim of this incident
Author: 0 To make it clear, we are the biggest victim of this incident

It marked North Korea's first official reaction to Warmbier's death on Monday. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman says he and his representatives begged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un three times to release American college student Otto Warmbier , who died just days after being released from captivity in the country.

Finance Korea, terrorism expected to feature at US-China dialogue
Author: 0 Korea, terrorism expected to feature at US-China dialogue

State Department in Washington D.C. Mattis was speaking alongside Secretary of State Rex Tillerson after the two met Chinese officials to discuss North Korea and other regional issues, including China's continued military build up in the South China Sea.

Author: 0 Intu Properties PLC (INTU) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital

On Tuesday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform". The firm has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, May 16 by Numis Securities. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, January 4 by Piper Jaffray. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of GOG in report on Friday, February 12 with "Equal Weight" rating.

Author: 0 Here's how armed homeowners helped capture two risky escaped convicts

After Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose invaded a first home in rural Tennessee, they stole a vehicle and exchanged fire with law enforcement during a high-speed chase. The Tennessee Highway Patrol said after a brief pursuit and foot chase, Dubose and Rowe ran through the woods to a home in the rural community of Christina.

Author: 0 US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

The S&P 500 rose 0.2 percent for the week. US stock indexes were close to flat in early trading Thursday, June 22, 2017, after the price of oil stabilized, at least for now. USA stock indexes inched higher Friday as energy companies clawed back some of their sharp losses from earlier in the week. All major European markets were lower (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/european-stocks-dragged-down-by-oil-shares-for-third-session-2017-06-22), weighed down by the drop in oil prices.

Finance Ryan says House wants to move on Iran, Russia sanctions bill
Author: 0 Ryan says House wants to move on Iran, Russia sanctions bill

Kevin Brady , the Republican chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee , told reporters he had sent the Senate a solution clearing the way for it to take the bill back, change it and move it forward. The Russia sanctions, which are intended as a punishment for Moscow's attempt to intervene in the 2016 presidential election , were appended to a very popular bill aimed at holding Iran accountable for its support of worldwide terrorism and illegal missile testing.

Author: 0 Alleged iPhone 8 vs. iPhone 7 Plus Size Comparison

Those images suggest the next iPhone will have a bezel-free, OLED screen with rounded edges and a front camera and sensors at the top. However, the picture does not show the presence of a fingerprint sensor at the rear of the iPhone 8 .

Author: 0 How will Amazon transform Whole Foods? (The 3:59, Ep. 242)

Mackey made the remarks during a town hall with Whole Foods employees after the deal was announced late last week, according to a transcript of the talk filed Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. It's too soon to say what Amazon officially plans to do with Whole Foods, but rumors have been circling and experts have a few predictions . Parikh added that Amazon's offer appears to be "undervaluing the company's prospects and the powerful brand" and that Whole Foods could ...

Author: 0 Insurance group encouraged by GOP bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has finally unwrapped his plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. On Thursday, U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled details of their bill to replace Obamacare . "The Medicaid cuts are the part of the Senate bill that probably give us the most heartburn", Moller said. "I believe that the bill that the Senate will vote on, assuming they get to that point, will have some sort of mechanism to cause participation in it", said ...

Finance Trump administration wants to rewrite Dodd-Frank regulations
Author: 0 Trump administration wants to rewrite Dodd-Frank regulations

Critics of Dodd-Frank have long argued that the law is too restrictive for financial institutions, driving up the cost of compliance, a cost that is ultimately borne by the public. In comparison, the Treasury report only suggests that the restrictions be less stringent. Banking lobbyists and executives in Washington praised the Treasury Department report for its roughly 100 recommendations to streamline, relax or remove a range of the government's regulatory powers to police Wall Street.

Finance Massachusetts jogger slaying suspect indicted for murder
Author: 0 Massachusetts jogger slaying suspect indicted for murder

Early on Friday . Colon-Ortiz was linked to the murder by a cheek swab that matched DNA taken from underneath Marcotte's fingernails. . Angelo Colon-Ortiz, 31, is accused of killing Vanessa Marcotte , 27, who was found dead with her hands, feet and head burned close to her mum's home in Princeton , America in August 2016.

Finance Police searching for $40K violin left at train station
Author: 0 Police searching for $40K violin left at train station

Earlier today, police released surveillance footage images of a woman in a red sweatshirt and striped skirt, who they say "took possession of the violin" at the train station after it was left behind. Sims tells WBZ-TV the violin was handmade in NY in 1855. She also thanked Transit Police, and her friends and colleagues who helped get word out about the lost instrument.

Finance London homes evacuated on fire issues
Author: 0 London homes evacuated on fire issues

Downing Street said 600 buildings in the country have "similar cladding" to that of Grenfell Tower in North Kensington, which was destroyed by the June 14 blaze. "I am a bit stressed out, I don't really know what's going on". "There have been a couple of fires [at the estate] already but nothing has happened to the cladding, so I don't see why anything would happen now".

Author: 0 EU's Tusk says British offer on expats' rights 'below expectations'

She stressed that the dialogue would continue. The opposition Labour party, which is riding high after Ms May suffered a disastrous general election two weeks ago, said her offer was "too little, too late". "We don't want a wedge to be driven between us". "My first impression is the UK offer is below our expectations and this risks worsening the situation of our citizens in the UK", EU President Donald Tusk told a news conference after the second day of a Brussels summit.

Author: 0 It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

American Airlines cancelled 45 flights Tuesday, specifically the small, regional Bombardier jets that can't take off in the hot, thin air. Caesars Entertainment, which operates the casino, said the birds aren't usually brought in unless temperatures exceed 120 degrees.

Author: 0 Debenhams Plc (DEB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, May 16 by Numis Securities. After $0.61 actual earnings per share reported by Anglo American plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 163.93% EPS growth. Since January 5, 2017, it had 2 insider buys, and 15 selling transactions for $6.99 million activity.

Finance Federal Reserve Raises Rates, What's the Impact on Asian Assets?
Author: 0 Federal Reserve Raises Rates, What's the Impact on Asian Assets?

Meanwhile, GBP/USD rose 0.36% to $1.2799, after a mixed United Kingdom employment report showed a drop in the in the number of unemployed people but wage growth unexpectedly fell last month. The Fed has in recent weeks wrestled with contradictory signals from unemployment and inflation . The eurozone currency plunged to 1.1143 against its American counterpart on Thursday, the lowest level in a fortnight.

Author: 0 North Korea denies torturing U.S. detainee Otto Warmbier

Its official news agency, KCNA , quoted a government source as saying: 'Our relevant agencies treat all criminals in accordance with domestic laws and global standards and Warmbier was not an exception'. Otto Warmbier , in a coma, is transferred from a medical transport airplane to an awaiting ambulance at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati, Ohio, US. South Korean president Moon Jae-in is due to visit Washington next week to meet President Trump and told USA media he wanted to begin talks with ...

Author: 0 Premier Technical Services Group PLC (PTSG) Plans Dividend of €0.70

The company was initiated on Wednesday, December 9 by Singular Research. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Underweight" rating in Thursday, May 5 report. The Firm offers a portfolio of mechanical and electronic security products across a range of brands. It has a 11.5 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Americas; Europe, Middle East, India and Africa, and Asia Pacific.

Author: 0 Oil prices bounce but stuck near 2017 lows on supply overhang

The EIA is forecast to report crude slid 2.45 million barrels and motor fuel inventories dropped by 1.15 million barrels, according to the median estimate in the Bloomberg survey. "Our first look at 2018 suggests that United States crude production will grow year-on-year. but such is the dynamism of this extraordinary, very diverse industry it is possible that growth will be faster", the report said.

Finance GOP Health Bill-How We Got Into This Mess
Author: 0 GOP Health Bill-How We Got Into This Mess

The companies requesting to sell insurance were Florida Blue, Celtic Insurance Company, Florida Health Care Plan, Health First Commercial Plans, Health Options and Molina Healthcare. In 2016, Florida health insurance premiums rose less than 10 percent. Of these five outlets, the Post and the Times provided the most total coverage - the Post published 11 articles on eight different days, and the Times published nine articles on seven different days.