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Finance European Union says Facebook misled them in WhatsApp deal, slaps €110m fine
Author: 0 European Union says Facebook misled them in WhatsApp deal, slaps €110m fine

But the commission found out that wasn't true and said Facebook's staff knew about the possibility, but failed to inform them. The fine was imposed after the commission learnt that Facebook was aware in 2014 that linking users' profiles with their WhatsApp phone numbers was possible but had made contradictory public statements at the time of the takeover.

Finance Raring to start for Manchester United: Joel Pereira
Author: 0 Raring to start for Manchester United: Joel Pereira

Regardless of the result of this match, United have won the fewest number of games in a single Premier League season (currently 17) - worse than their tally of wins in both 2013-14 and 2015-16 (19 wins). The defender was sent off in the second leg of United's Europa League tie against Celta Vigo and will miss the final so will add some experience to the side.

Finance Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA

FCA US incurs civil penalties of up to 4.6 billion. FCA says the filing "is the result of many months of close collaboration between FCA US and EPA and CARB, including extensive testing of the vehicles, to clarify issues related to the Company's emissions control technology".

Finance Nigeria inflation drop to 17.24% in April
Author: 0 Nigeria inflation drop to 17.24% in April

Inflation now stands at 2.7% - up from 2.3% in March - and above the Bank of England's 2% target. Inflation hit its highest level in almost four years last month as the Brexit-hit pound, electricity price hikes and rising air fares tightened the squeeze on consumer spending.

Finance President Trump and Saudi King Salman meet in Riyadh
Author: 0 President Trump and Saudi King Salman meet in Riyadh

Trump and King Salman seemed at ease with each other, chatting through an interpreter. Air Force One touched down at the King Khalid airport in Riyadh at 2:45 a.m. Mr. Trump's campaign was marked by his anti-Islamic rhetoric and his administration has twice tried to impose a travel ban on several Muslim-majority countries.

Author: 0 Man blocked from reaching cockpit

Police and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents came aboard and took the passenger from the plane after landing. They say Uskanil was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor trespassing and was given a date to appear in court. Lorenzen and his wife Penny Lorenzen, of Orange County, California, were sitting in first class and saw a "really serious look" on the flight attendant's face.

Author: 0 Trump doesn't plan to use Israel trip to announce embassy move

Trump has confirmed via Twitter that during a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the White House last week he shared information related to a potential airline plot by Islamic State, thought to involve a laptop bomb. Netanyahu's office confirmed that the two leaders had spoken for about 20 minutes on Tuesday, but would only say that the discussion dealt exclusively with the upcoming visit.

Finance Man injured when motorcycle hits 10-foot gator in Florida
Author: 0 Man injured when motorcycle hits 10-foot gator in Florida

He tried to stop but was unsuccessful. RIP.This poor alligator never saw it coming - a motorcyclist mowed over the almost 11-foot gator on a Florida highway and it's now listed in critical condition. Television station WFLA (http://bit.ly/2qZlm6s ) reports an alligator trapper was called to retrieve the gator's body. The alligator died as a result of the accident.

Finance Dollar slides on Trump concern, but stocks rise
Author: 0 Dollar slides on Trump concern, but stocks rise

The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of six major peers, was slightly lower at 97.824, after gaining 0.3 percent on Thursday. "While we saw a little bit of a reprieve yesterday, we're right back on that dollar weakness train". MSCI's main emerging markets index clawed back some ground on Friday but it remained on track for its worst week of the year so far.

Finance Oil prices slip as USA crude stocks rise again
Author: 0 Oil prices slip as USA crude stocks rise again

Brent crude settled up 30 cents at $52.51 a barrel, or half a percent. Rebalancing the global oil glut is going to take more than a temporary pullback by the world's largest producers because US unconventional production is overwhelming any shortfall and coming back faster than anticipated, the International Energy Agency said.

Author: 0 Senior White House Adviser Under Scrutiny in Russia Investigation

House members and senators said Rosenstein in his briefings steered clear of specifics in answering questions about his appointment of Mueller but made clear the former FBI director, will have wide latitude to pursue the investigation, potentially including criminal charges.

Finance American Electric Power Co Inc (NYSE:AEP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend
Author: 0 American Electric Power Co Inc (NYSE:AEP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend

During the same quarter a year ago, the company posted $0.21 earnings per share. AEP's profit will be $444.46M for 18.96 P/E if the $0.90 EPS becomes a reality. It has a 22.29 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Vertically Integrated Utilities, Transmission and Distribution Utilities, AEP Transmission Holdco, and Generation & Marketing.

Author: 0 Trump says special counsel appointment "hurts our country terribly"

White House officials and Republicans close to the administration say Trump, who campaigned on an "America First" slogan, wants to demonstrate leadership overseas on his visit with Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia, Israeli and Palestinian leaders in Israel and the West Bank, the pope at the Vatican, North Atlantic Treaty Organization leaders in Brussels and Group of Seven counterparts in Sicily.

Author: 0 China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin said the text of the framework would remain secret for now, and Philippine officials said it would be submitted to foreign ministers for consideration in August. Duterte had reached a consensus with his counterpart, Chinese President Xi Jinping, over how to handle the dispute, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying previously said.

Author: 0 CONE Midstream Partners LP (CNNX), Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. (CBLI)

The company was downgraded on Monday, August 17 by Iberia Capital Partners. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $21.00 target price on shares of EnLink Midstream in a report on Thursday, February 16th. First Interstate National Bank holds 205 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Shell Midstream Partners from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd.

Finance Trump opens first presidential trip abroad in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Trump opens first presidential trip abroad in Saudi Arabia

McMaster, Trump's national security adviser. Trump is the only American president to make Saudi Arabia, or any majority Muslim country, his first stop overseas as president - a scheduling choice designed in part to show respect to the region after months of harsh anti-Muslim campaign rhetoric.

Author: 0 Saudi signals first cut in crude supplies to Asian customer-refinery source

Oil prices rose more than 3 percent on Wednesday, bolstered by the biggest one-week drop in US inventories so far this year, and after Iraq and Algeria joined Saudi Arabia in supporting an extension to OPEC supply cuts. oil and gas companies have already stepped up activities in 2017 as they start to increase their spending amid a recovery in oil prices. Brent Crude, used to price global oils, now trades at around $50 a barrel in London.

Author: 0 Trump Tells Russians That Comey Firing Relieved Pressure

The New York Times reports that Trump also had a few choice words for the Russians about the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, James Comey, whom he defenestrated last week. election and links between the president's election campaign team and the Kremlin. "As the president has stated before, a thorough investigation will confirm that there was no collusion between the campaign and any foreign entity", Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, said in a statement in response to ...

Finance Video shows 'bullying' incident days before 8-year-old took his life
Author: 0 Video shows 'bullying' incident days before 8-year-old took his life

District officials and attorneys for Gabriel's mother have disputed what the mother was told the day Gabriel was knocked unconscious. The district told local media that it had no documented incidents of bullying during that time period to support claims that Taye had been targeted by his peers before.

Finance Hudco shares surge 22% on stock market debut
Author: 0 Hudco shares surge 22% on stock market debut

Being the first IPO of a Central Public Sector Enterprise since April 2012, HUDCO witnessed an exceptional level of interest by the consumers and was oversubscribed by more than 79 times. "With the government's focus on affordable housing and public infrastructure, HUDCO has a bright future indeed for long-term investors", said Naveen Jain, proprietor at Chandan Shares.

Author: 0 Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Novavax (NASDAQ:NVAX) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February 27th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Novavax from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 12th. shares traded was 7489603. Novavax Inc (NASDAQ:NVAX)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $5.7 Million according to 6 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $6.6 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates ...

Finance Body dumped in ditch during theft of hearse
Author: 0 Body dumped in ditch during theft of hearse

The body was recovered. Two suspects are in custody after a body on a gurney was found on a road hours after a hearse was stolen from a McDonalds. It would be another almost five hours before the pair - Bryan residents Adam Craig Crow and Tanya Ray Albrecht - were pulled over in the stolen tan Suburban and taken into custody on multiple charges.

Finance Major League Baseball signs deal to let Facebook livestream 1 game per week
Author: 0 Major League Baseball signs deal to let Facebook livestream 1 game per week

This is another big partnership for Facebook's live streaming ambitions, after the company recently announced a partnership with the MLS to stream live soccer matches. ET. Reuters had reported in February that Facebook and the Major League Baseball were in talks about a weekly broadcast deal. In December, MLB and its players union announced a new collective bargaining agreement that caps the amount of money teams can use to sign under-25 talent from overseas.

Author: 0 Oil market 'almost balanced' despite rising USA supply: IEA

HONG KONG (AP) - A strong U.S.jobs report shored up markets on Friday, though energy shares remained under pressure after the price of oil touched its lowest level in nearly six months. Oil prices rose on Tuesday, extending gains after a joint announcement by top producers Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to push for an extension of supply cuts until the end of March 2018.

Author: 0 Oil Producers Have Consensus to Extend Cuts, 2 OPEC Members Say

While the producers have largely complied with the production quotas, oil prices have struggled to gain momentum as US shale producers have started to ramp up production in response to the OPEC-led cuts. Global benchmark Brent crude, according to Reuters news agency, settled up $1.49 a barrel, or 3 per cent, to $50.22 a barrel. The EIA is forecasting an average US pump price for 2017 of $2.39 per gallon of regular gasoline, down seven cents from the previous forecast.

Finance Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russia
Author: 0 Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russia

The president and May were photographed holding hands during her visit to the USA and Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the opposition Labour Party, has accused her of seeking to "build a coalition of risk and insecurity with Donald Trump". According to United States and diplomatic officials, Israeli intelligence was a source for some of the information about ISIS bomb-making capabilities that the President discussed with Russian diplomats.

Author: 0 RI Delegation Applauds Selection Of Independent Counsel For Russia Probe

He also has the unquestioned authority to call any and all members of Trump's staff to ask them about the administration's inner workings and to produce all relevant documents. Rosenstein denounced that decision as "profoundly wrong and unfair". Following the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel to lead the investigation into possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, few people have the perspective on the process about to unfold like Peter ...

Author: 0 Erdogan watches on as bodyguards bash protesters in Washington DC

US lawmakers demanded stronger action. "We should throw their ambassador the hell out of the United States of America", McCain told MSNBC's " Morning Joe " on Thursday. In one scene, a man walks up to a woman who was already lying on the ground hurt, and struck her in the leg. Last week, the Trump administration announced that it would arm the YPG - as a delegation of high-level Turkish military and intelligence officials were visiting Washington in advance of Erdogan's meeting with Trump.

Author: 0 Oil prices drop as market remains bloated despite OPEC efforts

Meanwhile, Algeria claimed an extension to Opec's production curbs would be backed by "most" of its fellow Opec members. The premium of the December 2018 contract versus the December 2017 contract has widened since February. This weaker-than-expected response to the announcement could be driven by the market perception that it would be hard to get all the parties to concur to the same terms of the deal.

Finance London City Airport's flights to be controlled from 70 miles away
Author: 0 London City Airport's flights to be controlled from 70 miles away

Instead of sitting in a tower overlooking the runway, controllers will be 80 miles away, watching live footage from high-definition cameras. Developed by the defence and aerospace arm of Sweden's Saab, the digital control room has already been rolled out at two small airports in Sweden and has been trialled in the US, Australia and Ireland.

Finance Alibaba revenue surges 60 pct in 4th fiscal quarter
Author: 0 Alibaba revenue surges 60 pct in 4th fiscal quarter

Alibaba's total revenue rose about 60 percent to 38.58 billion yuan ($5.60 billion) in the quarter ended March 31, versus an average forecast of 36 billion yuan according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. "Chinese consumers are driving the shift of the Chinese economy from an export and investment-led to a consumption-led economy", Tsai said. Full year revenue from digital media and entertainment increased 271 per cent year-over-year to US$2.14 billion.

Author: 0 Oil prices climb on hopes output cuts will be extended

In line with "stronger recent performance from the USA shale sector, we have revised upwards our expectation throughout 2017, and we now expect total USA crude production to exit the year 790,000 b/d higher than at the end of 2016, which is an upward revision of 100,000 b/d since last month's report ".

Author: 0 Ohio unemployment rate inches down to 5 percent for April

This is also the third consecutive month that New Mexico's unemployment rate stands at 6.7 percent. Coming out of the 2008-2009 US recession, Colorado ranked among the tops in the nation for jobs growth with the growth rate topping 3 percent.

Finance Emmanuel Macron holds first Cabinet meeting
Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron holds first Cabinet meeting

But with Germany's economy, Europe's largest, outperforming that of France, the traditional Franco-German motor at the heart of the European Union has begun to misfire. One of them, the party leader's niece, Marion Marechal-Le Pen, a rising star representing the party's conservative flank in the south, announced last week that she was leaving politics, at least temporarily.

Finance Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations
Author: 0 Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ raised its stake in shares of Gap by 16,151.9% in the third quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 10,547 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $250,000 after buying an additional 1,378 shares in the last quarter.

Finance Senators Query FCC Over Manhandling of Reporter After Meeting
Author: 0 Senators Query FCC Over Manhandling of Reporter After Meeting

Afterward, Donnelly said that one of the guards followed him to the bathroom and one of them, Frederick Bucher, asked Donnelly why he didn't ask his question during a press conference. "I could not have been less threatening or more polite", Donnelly said in a statement to the NPC. "And they do not seem to be isolated". FCC officials, including O'Rielly, later apologized to Donnelly.

Author: 0 How Salesforce Won on Earnings

Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and set a $102.00 target price (up from $100.00) on shares of salesforce.com, inc.in a research report on Friday. The firm had revenue of $2.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.35 billion. The difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings was $0.03 per share.