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Finance Go to the Movies Every Day for $9.95/Month With MoviePass
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For those of you counting at home, that's less than the price of an average single ticket in most urban markets. A 30-day month's supply of tickets, then, goes for $265.20 in total. If you see just one film a month, the service would save you some of the cost of a $12 or $13 ticket in a major metropolitan area. For a few years now, MoviePass has attempted to bridge that oppressive monetary gap for audiences.

Finance Britons jailed for sexual assault of Malaysian woman in Singapore
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Khong and Vu also each admitted to another charge of outraging the modesty of the woman, whose identity can not be revealed due to a gag order, by using their fingers to penetrate her private parts. The three accused reportedly took great care to make as little noise as possible during the attack, but the victim woke up as Le assaulted her. Le claimed that he was the person that the woman had gone to the hotel with.

Finance Rail fares: Cost of tickets next year set to be revealed
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However, the Department for Transport rejected the suggestion as the RPI was used across the industry and said the increase in fares was justified by improvements to the network. Figures revealed yesterday show fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010. However, campaign groups argue the bigger problem is using RPI as the index to set prices rather than the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation, now 2.6%.

Finance Advance Auto Parts Reveals 17% Retreat In Q2 Bottom Line
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Auto Parts Network by 169.9% in the first quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems bought a new stake in shares of Advance Auto Parts during the fourth quarter valued at $904,000. (NYSE: AAP ) for 106,400 shares. If you are reading this story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US & global trademark and copyright legislation.

Finance Uber admits it failed on consumer privacy, settles with FTC
Author: 0 Uber admits it failed on consumer privacy, settles with FTC

Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has agreed to two decades of audits after US regulators found the ride-services company failed to protect the personal information of drivers and passengers and deceived the public about efforts to prevent snooping by its employees.

Finance Asia stocks extend rally as North Korea fear recedes
Author: 0 Asia stocks extend rally as North Korea fear recedes

North Korea had responded to Trump's previous promise to unleash " fire and fury " with a threat to land missiles near the US Pacific territory of Guam. Meanwhile, Federal Reserve Bank of NY chief William Dudley signaled another interest-rate increase this year is very much in the cards and suggested the central bank will announce its taper plans next month, giving the USA dollar and Treasury yields a boost.

Finance Wall Street jumps as North Korea tensions wane; S&P 500 up 1pc
Author: 0 Wall Street jumps as North Korea tensions wane; S&P 500 up 1pc

Odds of a Fed rate rise during the December meeting now stand at around 40% according to the CME Group's 30-day Fed Fund futures prices. Technology shares were among the top gainers that boosted S&P 500. Major financial stocks were among the index's most influential gainers, although the group only notched a 0.1 percent overall. Germany's DAX Index fell 0.6%, the UK's FTSE 100 Index retreated 1.2% and France's CAC 40 Index slid 1.4%.

Finance Buffett's Berkshire Sheds GE, Adds Synchrony
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In a regulatory filing detailing its US -listed stock holdings, Berkshire said it owned about $521 million of Synchrony shares as of June 30. GE just recently promoted John Flannery to CEO, as Jeff Immelt stood aside. Synchrony is the largest provider of private label credit cards for companies such as Walmart, Amazon and Lowe's. It also increased its stakes in BNY Mellon, General Motors, and Apple .

Finance Amazon Announces 2-minute Instant Pickup For Snacks, Drinks
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We used to be happy to receive an item in 3 to 5 days using Amazon's free shipping service; then we got spoiled by "free" two-day service with an Amazon Prime subscription. Amazon operates a total of 22 staffed pickup locations on or near college campuses across the country. The service will begin today with pickup locations in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Berkeley, Calif., Columbus, Ohio, and College Park, Md.

Finance Pandora names Sling TV's Lynch as CEO
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Roger Lynch, the founding CEO of Sling TV, will take the reins of the Oakland, Calif., music-streaming company and join its board on September 18. Lynch previously worked as the founding CEO of Sling TV, Dish Network Corp's online streaming service.

Finance Air Berlin files for bankruptcy, flights to keep going
Author: 0 Air Berlin files for bankruptcy, flights to keep going

This also ensures that all aircraft that are now operated by airberlin under a wet lease agreement for Eurowings and Austrian Airlines will continue operating as before. Discussions between the two corporations were going well, according to Zypries, who expected a deal to be struck within just a few months. "We remain open to helping find a commercially viable solution for all parties", it said.

Finance United States retail sales surge in July on strong autos
Author: 0 United States retail sales surge in July on strong autos

Retail sales volumes sped ahead by 0.6% on the month in July to reach $478.9bn, according to the Department of Commerce, following an upwardly revised gain of 0.3% in the month before. In April, sales increased 1.1 percent. Excluding sales of autos and parts, sales rose by 0.5% on the month to hit $378.8bn (consensus: 0.4%). "The 1.2% jump in motor vehicle sales is also unlikely to be sustained given the pressure on new car sales from the drop in used auto prices", said Michael Pearce at ...

Finance Home Depot Lifts Guidance for the Second Time This Year
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HD has been the topic of several other reports. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "buy" rating and set a $158.00 target price on shares of Home Depot in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. In related news, EVP Ann Marie Campbell sold 7,000 shares of Home Depot stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $156.79, for a total value of $14,214,738.19.

Finance North Korea talk drags stocks lower; gold, yen rise
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US stocks moved slightly lower in midday trading Wednesday as investors weighed the growing tensions between the USA and North Korea . Europe's main London, Frankfurt and Paris markets started between 0.5% and 1.1% lower, and Germany's ultra-safe 10-year government bonds were trading at their highest prices since June.

Finance German Economy Expands On Domestic Demand In Second Quarter
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The German economy grew by less than expected in the second quarter as net trade dampened an overall expansion driven by strong household spending and rising state expenditure, the country's Federal Statistics Office has said. In the second quarter, the euro area currency bloc expanded at a slightly faster pace of 0.6% after growing 0.5%. "Even Angela Merkel's junior coalition partner, the social-democratic SPD, finds it hard to get the credits from the electorate for the current strong ...

Author: 0 Arsenal score two late goals to open season with victory over Leicester

From af another corner, Leicester regained the lead after Vardy headed in the go-ahead goal. "The Arsenal-Leicester result is a effect of the way they play". We're waiting to see when the major deals go through - Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona, Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton - and then Mahrez comes into play.

Author: 0 Does $13.28 justifies Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) shares?

Creative Planning raised its stake in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation by 2.0% in the first quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 23,261 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $320,000 after buying an additional 880 shares in the last quarter.

Finance WNIJ's Gas Price Monday
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The auto club said that while gasoline demand is on par with this time a year ago, gasoline supply levels are 2 percent stronger. Austin- $2.12/g, down 1.1 cents per gallon from last week's $2.13/g. The number of states seeing gas prices decline versus a week ago rose to its highest level in three weeks, a sign that gas prices have in these areas have caught up to the rise in oil prices.

Finance Amazon to close Lovefilm By Post rental service
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LoveFilm was one of them, eventually making the transition to streaming and transforming into Amazon Prime Video. Because of this trend, it will be calling time on Lovefilm by Post from October 31st. The DVD and Blu-ray rental service has been running for more than 15 years, in one guise or another, with members paying a subscription fee to rent and exchange discs by post.

Author: 0 Dunford to meet with S. Korean president amid threat from North

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday (14 August) called on North Korea to immediately stop its threatening behaviour and also urged the United States to act "responsibly" amid simmering tensions between the Kim Jong-un regime and the Donald Trump administration.

Author: 0 United Kingdom should stay out of US-North Korea war: Jeremy Corbyn

When asked about "progress on the diplomatic backchannel", Trump deflected the question while indicating that direct or indirect talks were continuing at some level. citizens. Alluding to the threats against Guam , Trump said if North Korea took any steps to even think about an attack, it would have reason to be nervous.

Finance Trump White House to look into China's trade practices
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The officials said this matter, and the trade issue, are not connected. On Saturday, Chinese President Xi Jinping had asked his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, to exercise restraint to prevent a further escalation of tensions in the Korean peninsula after the recent flurry of threats between Washington and Pyongyang .

Finance South Australian government to be powered by solar thermal
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It's the latest announcement in the State Government's energy plan and - all being well - will supply all of the government's power needs over a 20-year contract. The facility can generate power at full load for up to eight hours after sunset. With a massive 1,100 megawatt-hours of energy storage capability, Aurora will be the largest project of its kind in the world, created to meet the South Australian Government's annual electricity consumption.

Finance Palace backs Uber suspension
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In July, media reports said the regulators fined both Uber and Grab 5 million pesos ($97,570.50) each for letting some drivers operate without permits. Previous year the LTFRB suspended the acceptance and processing of applications for all ride-sharing services, including Uber and Grab, to investigate how to regulate the industry.

Finance Here's Why the Stock Market Has Just Magically Rebounded
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That followed fresh threats against North Korea on Friday, when Trump declared the US military was "locked and loaded" and warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he "will regret it fast" if he takes any action against USA territories or allies.

Finance From labour standards to cutting red tape: Canada outlines broad NAFTA goals
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Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, giving the most substantive outline yet of Canada's goals, said she was "very optimistic" the negotiations would be a success. But tensions have been mounting under Mr Trump, who made tough-on-trade talk a hallmark of his campaign. The United States runs a slight surplus in trade of goods and services with Canada, which has mounted a major outreach campaign to persuade USA business leaders and politicians that NAFTA is a success.

Finance North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks
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The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies leaped 20.08 points, or 1.5 percent, to 1,394.31. Spot gold added 0.7 per cent to $1,285.70 an ounce. North Korea had responded to Mr Trump's previous promise to unleash "fire and fury", with a threat to land a missile near the US Pacific territory of Guam.

Finance Rice Midstream Partners LP
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It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500. Acropolis Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. during the first quarter worth about $118,000. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.01, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. 38 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 134.82 million shares or 3.13% less from 139.16 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

Finance London's Garden Bridge Project Is Officially Abandoned
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The decision to scrap the plans for a pedestrianised "garden bridge" across the Thames river in central London has been welcomed by residents of the city with a mixture of anger and relief. The Garden Bridge has been controversial since its inception, even though it had Gurkha-rights campaigner Joanna Lumley behind it. Khan himself doesn't seem to have ever been that fond of the project , or at least the fact that it relied on public money, and put a halt to preliminary structural planning ...

Finance S&P closes barely lower despite North Korea tensions
Author: 0 S&P closes barely lower despite North Korea tensions

The market's backstop safety asset, gold, edged up to its latest two-month high of $1 288 an ounce. "Sound dialogue is not possible with such a guy bereft of reason and only absolute force can work on him", a report by the North's state-run KCNA news agency said of Trump.

Finance Shares in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Acquired by Accuvest Global Advisors
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Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a sector perform rating and set a $345.00 target price (up from $314.00) on shares of Tesla in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 160,274 shares in the company, valued at $51,505,652.64. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of TSLA.

Finance BBC television programme puts airport alcohol sales in the spotlight once again
Author: 0 BBC television programme puts airport alcohol sales in the spotlight once again

They would touch your breasts, or they'd touch your bum or your legs. It said that many offenders "had the opportunity to drink heavily at the airport before they get on the flight". I think the retailers could do more as well. Airport executives and food & beverage operators rejected media claims last summer that they were acting irresponsibly in not controlling alcohol consumption levels of passengers who later cause disruption on planes.

Finance Shares Picking Up Steam: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)
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They now have a $14.00 target price on the stock. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $15.91. It was reported on Aug, 14 by Barchart.com . The firm has a market cap of $17.85 billion, a PE ratio of 5.35 and a beta of 1.72. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its position in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.by 5.8% in the first quarter.

Finance Target Acquires Tech Company to Expand Same-Day Delivery
Author: 0 Target Acquires Tech Company to Expand Same-Day Delivery

According to the company's website, Grand Junction is the only provider of same-day delivery in every market in the United States and Canada, allowing leading retailers, 3PLs, distributors, and start-ups to offer local delivery through its technology platform and network of 700 local carriers.

Finance Create a new india by 2022, says Ram Nath Kovind
Author: 0 Create a new india by 2022, says Ram Nath Kovind

We are indebted to those who laid down there lives for our Independence. Talking of a strong partnership between citizens and the Government that will allow the country to meet the goals of a New India , Kovind said: "Your vast patience and understanding in the days following demonetization, and your whole-hearted support in the battle against corruption and black money, reflected a responsible and enlightened society".

Finance Arrests of drunken air passengers up by 50%
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The programme found 387 arrests for drunkenness in airports or on planes in the 12 months to February - up from 255 in the previous year. The code's advice includes duty free retailers warning passengers that they should not drink alcoholic purchases on their flight and cabin crews should not serve passengers who are visibly drunk.

Finance World stock markets recover from last week's nuclear fallout
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Significant strength is also visible among computer hardware stocks, as reflected by the 1.1 percent advance by the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index . It was on course for an over 5 percent weekly rise, its highest such gain since July 2016. The Korean won also continued to skid, down 0,45 percent to 1 147,20/$, falling below its 200-day moving average for the first time in a month.