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Finance Maker of Nathan's hot dogs issues recall over metal concerns
Author: 0 Maker of Nathan's hot dogs issues recall over metal concerns

The recalled beef hotdogs were shipped to retailers nationwide. The beef franks were produced January 26, 2017. See the full release on the USDA website. They say the products should be thrown away or returned. The FSIS routinely makes effectiveness checks to be sure the companies recalling products have followed through in removing them from the marketplace.

Author: 0 Glencore PLC (GLEN) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Among 18 analysts covering Barratt Developments PLC ( LON:BDEV ), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Polymetal International PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 723.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,367.91. easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) had its price objective upped by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 915 ($11.81) to GBX 1,125 ($14.52) in a note issued to investors on Thursday, April 13th.

Author: 0 The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

It is always a safer choice to keep a copy of important documents and files in a hard drive which you can access in case of such cyber attacks. He also found that it does not erase the prime numbers from memory before freeing the associated memory, and hence he was able to create a WannaCry ransomware decryption tool, named WannaKey , which basically tries to retrieve the two prime numbers used in the formula to generate encryption keys.

Author: 0 Services to have 4-slab GST rates, no decision on gold

The Council made a decision to have four rate slabs for services , 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent (standard rate) and 28 per cent for luxury services . He cited the example of works contracts which are now taxed at 6 per cent but without input credit. Finance Ministry Arun Jaitley claimed that GST Bill will be consumer friendly.

Author: 0 Moderate Hassan Rouhani wins Iranian election in landslide

Mr Raisi only received 38.5% of the vote, which was not enough to take the election to a second round. Rouhani secured a commanding 57 percent of the vote in a race that drew more than seven out of every 10 voters to the polls. "I respect the outcome of the vote of the people and the result will be respected by me and all the people", Raisi said after voting, according to the semi-official Fars news agency.

Author: 0 Jewish Israelis less certain of Trump's support for their state

The report follows another article earlier this week that said Israeli intelligence officers were "boiling mad and demanding answers" over Trump's disclosure, which came during an Oval Office meeting with two Russian diplomats last week. The meetings will focus on the United States efforts to revive the long-stalled peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. Greenblatt has quietly done much of the heavy work for the US thus far.

Finance UVa opens play Thursday in the ACC baseball tournament
Author: 0 UVa opens play Thursday in the ACC baseball tournament

This year's ACC tournament will feature pool-play format leading to a four-team, single elimination bracket that will eventually crown the tournament champion. The Sunday championship game is on national TV (ESPN2). #11 Boston College vs. #7 NC State (Pool B) - 3:00 p.m. No. 3 Wake Forest vs. Winning the tournament outright will also extend their season, with the Hurricanes clinching the ACC's automatic NCAA Tournament berth if they can manage that.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Surprises With Online Sales Strength

The results reflected Wal-Mart's efforts to lure customers to U.S. stores through upgrades to infrastructure, better customer service after boosting worker pay, and enhanced e-commerce offerings. Traffic and sales are solid at stores as a renewed emphasis on low prices has lured shoppers back. Notably, Wal-Mart was able to increase traffic to its US stores at a time when others are seeing fewer shoppers.

Author: 0 Mississippi jobless rate falls to lowest level since 1976

Despite the dip over the past month - from decreases in manufacturing, construction, trade-transportation-utilities, and professional and business services - in has grown more than 28,700 jobs over the year. April's rate marked the county's lowest recorded unemployment rate since May 2007 when it was 2.9 percent. Hawaii, New Hampshire, North Dakota and South Dakota each had jobless rates below 3 percent.

Author: 0 Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

Watts said the boy was an accomplished student who stayed away from trouble. "II stand before you as a broken-hearted father and hope something good can come from this", said Sean Cripe , David Allen Cripe's father. A 2014 study found an estimated 73% of children consume some kind of caffeine each day. According to Reuters news agency, the Mayo Clinic's advice is that up to 400 milligrams of caffeine a day is safe for most adults.

Finance French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom
Author: 0 French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

To date, more than 300,000 computers in approximately 150 countries were infected with WannaCry. Suiche published a blog with technical details summarizing what the group of passing online acquaintances has built and is racing to share with technical staff at organizations infected by WannaCry.

Finance Passengers say man acted oddly before takeoff
Author: 0 Passengers say man acted oddly before takeoff

No explosives were involved in the incident, no passengers were injured and the Federal Bureau of Investigation say they are not aware of any threats to any other aircraft. "You're not coming in here", the crew member said. Passengers Mark and Donna Basden of Albuquerque, New Mexico, sat down in their first-class seats, and Mark found a laptop in the seat pocket.

Finance Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech
Author: 0 Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

During his election campaign, Trump had stirred controversy by calling for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the United States, citing security concerns. President Trump and King Salman also signed a Joint Strategic Vision Statement promising close collaboration to counter violent extremism, disrupt the financing of terrorism, and advance defense cooperation.

Author: 0 Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) Receives An Update From Brokers

Salesforce's shares are trading at $88 right now, which is more than 30% ahead of the company's 52 week low, but just shy of the all time high - Salesforce's shareholders surely have benefited from the market's rally over the last months. Analyst's Analysis on Salesforce.com, inc. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first posted by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives.

Author: 0 Healthcare Exempted from GST

Hotels and lodges charging per day tariff of Rs 1,000 will be exempt from GST. Narinder Kumar, Lead Analyst, Telecom Practice, Cyber Media Research said "currently 75 percent of mobile handsets are manufactured in India, a price of these handsets will increase by at least 5 percent post GST implementation".

Finance North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile
Author: 0 North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile

The US has sought to push back against North Korea's work to speed up the development of its nuclear weapons and missile program. The missile tested in February was a Pukguksong-2, a medium long-range ballistic missile, officials said. The country has also conducted a slew of rocket launches as it continues to advance its arsenal of ballistic weapons, which also include midrange solid-fuel missiles that could be fired from land mobile launchers or submarines.

Finance Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe
Author: 0 Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe

He also reportedly said, "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation. He was insane, a real nut job", The New York Times reported Trump as saying, citing written records of the meeting. The White House did not deny the New York Times" report , but instead blamed Comey for putting "unnecessary pressure' on diplomacy between the USA and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Wall Street Consensus Watch on Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR)

Equities analysts predict that Healthcare Realty Trust will post $0.64 earnings per share for the current year. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald upgraded Healthcare Realty Trust from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 31st.

Author: 0 South China Sea 'code' enforcement doubtful

The framework represented progress, but expectations should be realistic, said Jay Batongbacal, an expert on the South China Sea issue. "One, to grow our healthy economic, trade and investment relationships, and to ensure that our arbitral rights in the West Philippine Sea are not compromised, more so now through the newly established bilateral consultation mechanism to manage disputes in the area", he said.

Finance Environmentalists triumph as Senate upholds drilling rule
Author: 0 Environmentalists triumph as Senate upholds drilling rule

BLM has stated that the goal of the Methane Rule is to bring the 30-year-old oil and gas production rules in line with technological advances in the industry. " The rule could impede US energy production while reducing local and federal revenues ", said Erik Milito, API's Upstream and Industry Operations Group Director.

Author: 0 A look at Pippa Middleton's high-society wedding

Meanwhile the father of the bride praised the relationship choices of his two daughters. Heavy rain stayed away for most of the morning as guests streamed into the 12th-century church. Middleton's ensemble also included a Maidenhair Fern tiara with matching hairpiece handmade by Robinson Pelham and Manolo Blahnik pumps in ivory satin with bespoke pearl detailing, the PA reported.

Author: 0 Trump revealed intelligence secrets to Russians in Oval Office

According to the daily, the sensitive classified information was given to the USA by one of its allies, which had not given it permission to share this with the Russians. The CIA and NSA have not released statements. The Post's sources told the newspaper the disclosures "jeopardized a critical source of intelligence on the Islamic State".

Author: 0 THE HIGHLIGHTS: Warren Buffett talks about investing, technology, risks, and mistakes

Buffett did lavish much praise on top insurance executive Ajit Jain. Warren Buffett, who controls the largest stake in Wells Fargo & Co., said Saturday that the bank mishandled its fraudulent-accounts scandal by failing to act promptly to fix abuses that tarnished the lender's reputation and made it harder to attract customers.

Finance Lynch protest: police fire in air, Sec 144 imposed in four areas
Author: 0 Lynch protest: police fire in air, Sec 144 imposed in four areas

People in three villages have reportedly lynched 6 suspected child lifters in Jharkhand . "We have deployed adequate force including Rapid Action Force to maintain law and order", he said. In the last two months, irate village mobs have attacked men on the suspicion of being child lifters in which several persons lost their lives while many others sustained serious injuries.

Author: 0 Duterte says China's Xi threatened war if Philippines drills for oil

Manila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said China threatened to go to war after he asserted the Southeast Asian nation's sovereignty over disputed territory. on the basis of equality and mutual respect". It contains elements that the parties agreed upon and will be presented to Chinese and ASEAN foreign ministers in August for consideration, the statement from the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs said.

Finance Jean-Michel Basquiat's Untitled Sells for a Staggering $110 Million
Author: 0 Jean-Michel Basquiat's Untitled Sells for a Staggering $110 Million

At the end of a 10-minute bidding battle, streamed live on Instagram , the piece was purchased by Japanese collector and e-commerce entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa . The winning bidder plans to make the painting the centrepiece of a new museum - a great relief to fans of the artist, considering that the work has been under wraps since it was last sold in May 1984 for $19,000.

Author: 0 'Pak govt, army to jointly fight Kulbhushan Jadhav case in worldwide court'

The ICJ's decision to hold Jadhav's execution came as a huge relief to the Indian government, who is now readying for the next set of hearings in the case. A military court awarded death sentence to Jadhav on April 10 on spying and terrorism charges. The ICJ rejected Pakistan's argument that it had no jurisdiction in the matter and acknowledged the urgency of Jadhav's case.

Author: 0 OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

Consequently, the market witnessed a gradual increase in the country's oil output over the last few months, particularly in the North Dakota, Oklahoma, Permian, and other shale regions. The ongoing struggle to thin supplies has forced economists to cut their oil price forecasts. During the early 1990s, Iraq's revenues had fallen to less than 1% of OPEC's total as Iraqi oil production was largely shut-in following its August 1990 invasion of Kuwait and the subsequent United Nations oil embargo ...

Finance Snapchat announced its First Earnings Report, falling short of Expectations
Author: 0 Snapchat announced its First Earnings Report, falling short of Expectations

Just a week earlier, Facebook posted double-digit revenue growth for the first quarter - much as it has consistently since its initial public offering in 2012. Snapchat's Stanford-dropout CEO, Evan Spiegel, has long insisted that his company is not a social network but a "camera company". Snapchat , on the other hand, tried to go the feature-rich way by offering "stories", "discover" and other non-messaging features that don't necessarily appeal to the demographic that it now rules over - ...

Finance Macron poised to launch next stage of his French 'revolution'
Author: 0 Macron poised to launch next stage of his French 'revolution'

The French Socialist Party said Wednesday that it will soon announce if former prime minister Manuel Valls will be booted out of the party for publicly backing centrist President-elect Emmanuel Macron. Francois Baroin, head of the Republicans' parliamentary election team, said on Tuesday they would abandon key proposals that their unsuccessful presidential candidate, Francois Fillon, stood for.

Finance Harvard Study: The MSM Hates Donald Trump
Author: 0 Harvard Study: The MSM Hates Donald Trump

It was all of a pattern, concluded Patterson: "When Trump's category-by-category coverage was examined for each of the seven US news outlets in our study, a consistent pattern emerged". The study determined that Fox's coverage of him was 52 percent negative and 48 percent positive. That would be just shy of double the first 100 days of Barack Obama and significantly more than George H.W.

Author: 0 France's Macron tells Trump he will defend climate deal

The 11-day Bonn meeting will focus on drafting a guide for member countries on how to execute the pact and curb fossil fuel emissions. President Trump will wait until after a late May summit to decide whether or not the United States will pull out of the landmark Paris climate change agreement, his spokesman said Tuesday.

Author: 0 Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

After a tough week at home, Donald Trump found a much more appreciative audience in Saudia Arabia, the first stop on his first foreign tour. Saudi's ruling family grew deeply frustrated with Obama's detente with Iran and his restrained approach on Syria.

Finance Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden
Author: 0 Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden

Sharma said on Wednesday. Indian Navy's MARCOS, with support of an armed helicopter from the ship investigated the dhows and their skiffs by conducting board and search operations. Since 2008, Indian Navy was sending its ships for anti-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden. Besides Sharda , the other ships in the class are Sukanya, Subhadra, Suvarna, Savitri and Sujata - all named after famed women from Hindu mythology.

Finance Indian Navy Foils Piracy Attempt On Liberian Registered Ship Off Salalah Coast
Author: 0 Indian Navy Foils Piracy Attempt On Liberian Registered Ship Off Salalah Coast

As soon as INS Sharda arrived at the location, the warship detected two dhows alongwith eight skiffs in vicinity, three of the skiffs fled the area at high speed on sighting the Navy ship, the Navy spokesperson Captain DK Sharma said. The absence of any fishing gear onboard the two dhows/ remaining five skiffs indicated malicious intent and possible piracy-linked intentions. MARCOS team on board one of the dhows.

Finance Tejas Express set to make journey from Mumbai to Goa
Author: 0 Tejas Express set to make journey from Mumbai to Goa

Since the train is equipped with better facilities, the fare is also slightly higher as compared to normal mail/express service, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had said while inspecting the new Tejas coaches. The railways has also ordered replacements for eight windowpanes broken while the train took its journey from Delhi to Mumbai , but the maintenance staff members said they are under tremendous pressure to check all boxes.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia retaliates for rocket attack by Houthis

This comes just hours before US President Donald Trump is about to begin his global trip to Saudi Arabia where he is going to meet with more than 37 Arab and Muslim leaders, seeking to form a new alliance to fight what they [Gulf Arab leaders] call “Iranian expansion in the region”, and also struggle against terrorism.

Author: 0 Liberum Capital Raises Bodycote PLC (BOY) Price Target to GBX 910

Plantronics Incorporated (NYSE:PLT) had a decrease of 0.95% in short interest. WDGJF's SI was 420,500 shares in May as released by FINRA. With 2.86 million avg volume, 2 days are for Unilever N V (NYSE:UN)'s short sellers to cover UN's short positions.