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Author: 0 Three Mile Island faces shutdown without financial rescue from Pennsylvania

In Illinois, as in NY, the threat worked. Other power generators that would benefit if the reactors shut down, however, have challenged NY and Illinois' nuclear payments in federal court, arguing the rules unfairly subsidize one fuel source in a federally administered competitive market and will boost ratepayer costs.

Finance Mike Pence Notre Dame speech marred by student walk-out
Author: 0 Mike Pence Notre Dame speech marred by student walk-out

A number of protesters also lined the streets near the stadium, holding placards and banner protesting Pence and the new administration, before the ceremony. Pence was asked by Notre Dame to deliver the speech Sunday at its graduation , but the moment he stepped up to the lectern.at least 20 students got up headed toward the back.

Finance Dollar, yen inch higher as European political nerves weigh
Author: 0 Dollar, yen inch higher as European political nerves weigh

The euro came under pressure on Tuesday after a media report that Greece may forego its next bailout payment if creditors can not strike a debt relief deal, while Asian stocks were shackled by holidays in some regional markets and the United States and UK.

Finance Former Greek PM's condition stable after letter bomb
Author: 0 Former Greek PM's condition stable after letter bomb

The explosive mechanism, said to have been contained in an envelope by local media was in Papademos' auto and went off when the former PM tried to open his mail. He has also served as vice-president of the European Central Bank from 2002 until 2010 before being appointed caretaker prime minister in the wake of the Greek debt crisis.

Finance US stocks slide further as banks and energy companies sink
Author: 0 US stocks slide further as banks and energy companies sink

About 15.04 million shares traded or 11.90% up from the average. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., May 31, 2017. Advsrs Ok has invested 0.08% in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Zames Matthew E had sold 42,083 shares worth $3.54 million on Friday, January 13. Daruma Capital Management Llc owns 693,169 shares or 2.06% of their United States portfolio.

Finance Regional jobless rate posted decline in April
Author: 0 Regional jobless rate posted decline in April

It also means 813 people in McDowell are considered unemployed, out of a local labor force of 20,948, according to a news release from the Labor and Economic Analysis Division. It's the lowest rate since September 2012. Buncombe reported a rate of 3.2 percent, the lowest rate of the counties surrounding McDowell and the lowest for the entire state.

Finance Michael Kors Holdings to close stores as sales lag
Author: 0 Michael Kors Holdings to close stores as sales lag

In the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 the Company recorded impairment charges of $193.8 million primarily related to under-performing lifestyle stores. Since December 5, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $6.53 million activity. For those of you who are now clenching onto a Michael Kors hand bag, rely on your Michael Kors watch for the time, or wear Michael Kors sneakers when you are out for a run, we have some unfortunate news to share.

Finance Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor
Author: 0 Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor

In a memo to staff, Executive Editor Dean Baquet and managing editor Joseph Kahn said the paper's current system of two separate groups of editors performing different tasks would be replaced with one group of editors responsible for all aspects, according to the Times .

Author: 0 RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Stake Boosted by Westpac Banking Corp

It has underperformed by 10.55% the S&P500. The rating was initiated by BB&T Capital on Friday, January 8 with "Buy". The Secor Capital Advisors Lp holds 59,349 shares with $1.16M value, down from 77,366 last quarter. Currently, RLJ Lodging Trust net profit margin for the 12 months is at 13.25%. The target price for RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ ) is $23.86/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $0.41/share for the current quarter.

Finance Amazon to refund parents for unauthorized purchases made by children
Author: 0 Amazon to refund parents for unauthorized purchases made by children

Others complained that even children who could not read were able to "click a lot of buttons at random" and make several purchases without their parents permission. The FTC and Amazon then chose to settle, which allowed the refund process to begin. You can apply for a refund at this website , and Amazon will review your request.

Finance President Trump: Firing FBI chief eases
Author: 0 President Trump: Firing FBI chief eases "great pressure" on him from probe

Late Friday, the Senate intelligence committee announced that Comey had agreed to testify at an open hearing at an undetermined date after Memorial Day. The White House did not dispute the account, saying in a statement to CBS News that Mr. Trump "has always emphasized the importance of making deals with Russian Federation as it relates to Syria , Ukraine, defeating ISIS and other key issues for the benefit and safety of the American people".

Author: 0 Kazakhstan joins OPEC decision to limit oil production

While Opec's move had been expected, some oil market investors had hoped producers would agree to longer or deeper cuts to drain a global glut of oil . If that coincides with strong shale-oil growth, the market looks to be oversupplied again, he said. "If anything, the simple extension begs questions about what happens next March and what OPEC's long-term strategy is for combating rising United States production and a prolonged global supply glut, to get prices back above $60", he said.

Finance Jeremy Corbyn to take part in live TV debate despite May boycott
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn to take part in live TV debate despite May boycott

Jeremy Corbyn would find himself "alone and naked" in Brexit negotiations if he becomes Prime Minister, Theresa May has claimed. Corbyn and May will face a second audience at a Q&A at the BBC1 Question Time Leaders Special on Friday night in York, where each of the party leaders will take questions from the audience for 45 minutes moderated by David Dimbleby, but the leaders will not debate each other.

Finance Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) Position Maintained by First Interstate Bank
Author: 0 Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) Position Maintained by First Interstate Bank

The Trinity Street Asset Management Llp holds 262,905 shares with $47.79M value, down from 265,440 last quarter. The stock declined 0.99% or $0.17 reaching $17 on the news. It also reduced its holding in Allergan Plc by 144,512 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 63,699 shares, and cut its stake in Cf Corp. Yorkville Capital Management Ltd Llc has 1.93% invested in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:SXL) for 80,928 shares.

Finance Leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate
Author: 0 Leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate

The debate will begin at 19.30 tonight, and run for 90 minutes. "He's highlighting a lot of issues that are so blatantly around in society - I'm a social worker and I see a lot of stuff all the time - and he is actually trying to make a difference", said Eloise, a social worker who declined to give her surname.

Author: 0 Debenhams Plc (DEB) Given "Hold" Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Scotia Capital maintained the stock with "Sector Perform" rating in Tuesday, September 1 report. 08/01/2016 - Marks and Spencer Group Plc had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. portfolio. Assetmark has 0% invested in Kroger Co (NYSE:KR). Blackrock Group Limited holds 0% of its portfolio in Sohu.com Inc (NASDAQ:SOHU) for 70,637 shares.

Author: 0 Start of USA driving season supports oil, but oversupply worries fester

Goldman Sachs analysts have reduced their forecasts for oil prices, saying falling US production costs will keep supply rising for years to come. The dealer said oil prices again slipped below US$50 (RM214.12) per barrel and currency traders were likely to continue selling at this level.

Author: 0 Shire PLC (SHP) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "London Stock Exchange Group Plc's (LSE) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd" was originally published by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. The company's market capitalization is GBX 725.89 million. The Company, through its banking and various non-bank subsidiaries, throughout the United States and in worldwide markets, provides a range of banking and non-bank financial services and products through four business divisions: Consumer Banking, which ...

Author: 0 Are Analysts Bullish about Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) after last week?

TSCO's profit will be $106.47M for 35.60 P/E if the $1.30 EPS becomes a reality. About shares traded. AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) has risen 4.93% since May 25, 2016 and is uptrending. JP Morgan maintained BT Group plc (ADR) (NYSE:BT) on Monday, April 24 with "Neutral" rating. The company's market cap is GBX 7.27 billion. The Company operates through three segments: regional bus, London bus and rail.

Finance Hewlett Packard Enterprise Forecast Misses Views, Stock Retreats
Author: 0 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Forecast Misses Views, Stock Retreats

During the last 52 weeks, the AMH price has been as high as $23.98 and as low as $17.53. Comtech Telecomm. Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL ) shares moved to $14.37 after opening the day at $14.30, on Tuesday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, eleven have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock.

Finance Passenger's Laptop Catches Fire Forcing JetBlue Flight To Land
Author: 0 Passenger's Laptop Catches Fire Forcing JetBlue Flight To Land

Most rechargeable electronic devices such as laptops are powered by lithium-ion batteries. But the ban is being considered as a way to mitigate the threat of terrorism, not as a way to prevent accidents. According to reports, no injuries were reported. The fire scare comes as the US government considers a plan to ban laptops, tablets and some other devices on all worldwide flights amid terrorism concerns.

Author: 0 Trump expected to pull out of Paris Climate Agreement

Trump said he would "cancel" the deal on the campaign trial and his campaign's energy plan included a pledge to "cancel the Paris climate agreement and stop all payments of United States tax dollars to UN global warming programs". He hasn't announced it yet, but response is coming in to President Donald Trump's expected decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord. Mr Guterres made no direct mention of Mr Trump's wavering, but said: "If any government doubts the global will and ...

Finance Exelon to close Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in 2019
Author: 0 Exelon to close Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in 2019

In the meantime, the Chicago-based energy company wants Pennsylvania to give nuclear power megawatts the kind of preferential treatment and premium payments that are given to renewable energies, such as wind and solar. Keeley points to NY and IL as two states that have begun to help plant operators keep their heads above water by issuing them zero emission credits. Three Mile Island has a license from the U.S.

Author: 0 One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN)

The SI to British American Tobacco Plc Adr's float is 2.91%. About 97,886 shares traded. SINA Corp (NASDAQ:SINA) has risen 139.34% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. 18 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. M&T Bancorporation reported 14,469 shares. Creative Planning invested in 0% or 700 shares. Loeb Partners Corp invested in 20,800 shares.

Author: 0 'Demagoguery at the Highest Level': Mulvaney Slams Dems' 'Lies' About Budget

Trump's budget was silent on bargaining with the pharmaceutical industry to reduce the cost of prescription drugs, a topic the president has often touched on. The White House budget also opens Republicans to fresh attacks from Democrats who say the GOP is pushing an agenda that would leave millions of people worse off than they were under President Barack Obama.

Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines plane diverted over disruptive passenger

It said Flight MH128 landed after being airborne for 14 minutes. A MAS statement said the flight was diverted due to a disruptive passenger. Witnesses quoted the man as saying: "I'm going to blow up this plane", as he tried to enter the cockpit before he was taken down by passengers.

Author: 0 The Square wins the Palme d'Or at Cannes

Elsewhere, Leonor Serraille won the Camera d'Or best debut film award for Jeune Femme, while Qiu Yang's A Gentle Night won the short film prize. The award recognizes a strong film that missed out on achieving the Palme d'Or. Kruger was honored for her performance in Fatih Akin's "In the Fade ". Kruger said: "We don't make films for awards". "I haven't worked since". Over the past week, the Cannes Film Festival has been showering much amour on Nicole Kidman for her appearances in a ...

Finance Earnings at the Forefront For Palo Alto Networks, Inc
Author: 0 Earnings at the Forefront For Palo Alto Networks, Inc

Hm Payson And has 6,736 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Cambridge Investment Advsr holds 0.01% or 4,593 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt, Sweden-based fund reported 13,013 shares. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $150.09. About shares traded. Palo Alto Networks Inc ( PANW ) has declined 16.31% since May 31, 2016 and is downtrending.

Author: 0 John Wood Group PLC (WG) Raised to "Outperform" at Macquarie

Canaccord Genuity decreased their price objective on shares of John Wood Group PLC from GBX 900 ($11.71) to GBX 825 ($10.73) and set a hold rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, February 22nd. WARNING: This piece of content was first posted by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright legislation.

Author: 0 Opinion poll shows UK Conservatives could fall short of overall majority

The Times said the YouGov data suggests the Tories could lose up to 20 of the 330 seats they held in the last parliament, with Labour gaining almost 30 seats. The lead started to contract sharply after she set out plans on 18 May to make some elderly people pay a greater share of their care costs, a proposal dubbed the "dementia tax" by opponents.

Finance Memorial Day in Minnesota: What to see, where to be
Author: 0 Memorial Day in Minnesota: What to see, where to be

Dozens of gravestones mark those from the Stateline who died serving in the Armed Forces, from the Army, to the Marines and the Air Force. The holiday, originally known as Decoration Day, started after the Civil War to honor the Union and Confederate dead and became an official federal holiday in 1971.

Author: 0 RSA Insurance Group plc 10.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Goldman Sachs

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q4 2016. Aqr Capital Mngmt has 0.01% invested in INC Research Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:INCR). The Nebraska-based Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc has invested 8.17% in the stock. The firm's 50-day moving average is GBX 1,705.47 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,763.55. Johnson & Johnson had 41 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Worth Watching Stock Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

GGP Inc (NYSE:GGP) has declined 11.69% since May 30, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc increased Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) stake by 31.28% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Finance Ariana Grande plans Manchester show to benefit attack victims
Author: 0 Ariana Grande plans Manchester show to benefit attack victims

Pop star Ariana Grande has flown back to her home in Florida after a suicide attack at her concert in Manchester killed 22 people, reports said Wednesday. Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins has publicly stated it appears clear such a network was in place. Elders at the south Manchester mosque believed to have been frequented by Abedi insisted that his actions were wholly alien to their preaching, and pointed the finger at online radicalisation.

Finance Dear, Harvard: 10 memorable quotes from Zuckerberg's speech
Author: 0 Dear, Harvard: 10 memorable quotes from Zuckerberg's speech

But at the end of the day, it's up to us whether we're willing to foster a sense of inclusion, opportunity, community, and most importantly - goal. "Let's face it", Zuckerberg said . "That was my hardest time leading Facebook ". "We walked this yard less than a decade apart, studied the same ideas and slept through the same lectures", his speech said.

Author: 0 Amazon joins the $1000 club

Those splits make the stock more affordable and generate brokerage fees. Facebook's shares are also up 33% in 2017, while Google parent Alphabet has seen its valuation increase 26% this year. In this Thursday, May 25, 2017, photo, a woman is greeted by an Amazon Books store employee as she arrives at the store in the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle, in NY.

Finance True meaning of Memorial Day may be lost to some
Author: 0 True meaning of Memorial Day may be lost to some

The opening ceremonies were accompanied by a flag posting, wreath posting and bell ringing, all in remembrance of fallen soldiers. The Vietnam War may have been the most contentious in American history. She said the Minnesota National Guard's 34th Infantry Division - known as the Red Bulls - was formed 100 years ago, the same year the USA entered the fighting in World War I.

Finance Oil Holds Advance as Saudis, Russia Favor Output Cut Extension
Author: 0 Oil Holds Advance as Saudis, Russia Favor Output Cut Extension

Futures for Brent crude rose by 0.29% to $51.97 per barrel, whereas WTI went up by 0.33% to $49.01 per barrel. Benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude oil for June delivery traded up almost 3% this morning to $49.25, while Brent crude for July delivery traded up 2.9% at $52.32.

Author: 0 White House says Trump, Merkel 'get along very well'

And it was further inflamed Tuesday at 6:40 a.m. Washington time when Trump fired a white-hot shot straight at Berlin's glass-and-concrete chancellery. While addressing a press conference in Berlin , Modi says, "We are looking at outcome-oriented momentum in India-Germany ties and a quantum jump especially in economic ties".