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Finance New York City's transit agency models train after library
Author: 0 New York City's transit agency models train after library

So, we did you all a favor and rounded up some of our favorite subway dog snaps! For example, it's not uncommon to have your face stuffed against someone's armpit at 7 a.m because it's literally the only place you'll fit. But there seems to be a solution for every problem and it wasn't long before subway travellers had come up with an ingenious way to take their best friends along with them for the ride.

Finance Pound dives on fears United Kingdom election may produce no clear victor
Author: 0 Pound dives on fears United Kingdom election may produce no clear victor

Early reports suggest that the 53-year-old is in a race that is too close to call to hold onto her seat in Hastings and Rye, That would be quite the shock, given that she won by more than nine percent in 2015. There is now no sign that a majority in Northern Ireland , where pro-British Protestants remain the largest group, want to merge into the republic.

Finance Wood Mac: Don't expect an OPEC-fueled rally in crude oil prices
Author: 0 Wood Mac: Don't expect an OPEC-fueled rally in crude oil prices

If that coincides with strong shale-oil growth, the market looks to be oversupplied again, he said. "We believe average annual prices for the year are likely to remain around USD50-55/bbl for Brent, given impressive USA shale production growth, and potentially worse compliance with the output cuts than in 1H17".

Finance Oil slips on worries Middle East rift could undermine OPEC cuts
Author: 0 Oil slips on worries Middle East rift could undermine OPEC cuts

The Energy Information Administration on Tuesday said it expects American shale producers to crank out 9.3 million barrels a day in 2017, a slight increase from its projections in May. Brent is about 8 percent below its open on May 25, when OPEC and other producers agreed to extend oil output cuts through to the first quarter of 2018.

Author: 0 Australian energy review calls for fuel-neutral clean energy target

According to The Australian Financial Review , Finkel considers the Low Emissions Target (LET) a preferable option to an Emissions Intensity Scheme (EIS). Another asked what suggestions Finkel had for cuts in those other sectors, such as transport and agriculture - where government policy is largely absent.

Finance Softbank buys robot-maker Boston Dynamics from Alphabet
Author: 0 Softbank buys robot-maker Boston Dynamics from Alphabet

The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Boston Dynamics is probably the best-known robotics company in the world, thanks to its popular series of YouTube videos showing terrifyingly cool humanoid and dog-like robots running around, opening doors and jumping back up after being pushed over.

Author: 0 House GOP on track to undoing post-2008 financial rules

So they pass the CHOICE Act , and it falls into the ether, and they can say to their lobbyist pals that they tried. Hensarling said Tuesday that he's open to negotiating the CHOICE Act with Senate colleagues and wouldn't rule out supporting other bills to roll back Dodd-Frank.

Author: 0 2 times Comey's testimony directly contradicts White House statements

Leaders pointed to Qatar - look! Comey's testimony, they said Thursday, clarified and bolstered the case. Perhaps this will be the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism! Still, the president will surely continue to go on Twitter and enjoy the honest, unfiltered nature of the medium.

Author: 0 Holly Energy Partners, LP (HEP) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.16

The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -3.36% and stays -6.3% away from its 50 days moving average. On the other side, analysts now consider Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. a neutral, and a technical analysis of the stock is setting somewhat neutral outlook for now.

Author: 0 Trump pushes public works agenda, health care on Ohio visit

Democrats are destroying health care in the country. That's why I'm calling on all Democrats, who honestly have really been obstructionists - boy, have they tried. "We need the real, meaningful investments the President promised on the campaign trail, not handouts to Wall Street or fees and tolls on working families".

Finance Police dog fails academy for being too friendly, gets new 'regal' job
Author: 0 Police dog fails academy for being too friendly, gets new 'regal' job

In February, Gavel was named Queensland's first official vice-regal dog. "He may have missed out on becoming a Queensland police service dog, but it is abundantly clear that Gavel has the characteristics necessary to adequately fulfill duties as Queensland's official vice-regal dog", de Jersey wrote in a Facebook post.

Author: 0 UAE seeking 'change of policy, not regime' in Qatar

The White House said Trump was continuing to talk with all partners. Late on Tuesday, the West African country of Mauritania, a member of the Arab League, severed ties with Qatar over allegations it "supports terrorists", the state news agency reported.

Author: 0 House GOP backs bill to undo much of Dodd-Frank

While all eyes are fixed on the potentially explosive testimony of fired FBI Director James Comey , House Republicans are set to vote Thursday on the so-called CHOICE Act , a bill that, if enacted, would gut consumer protections and free Wall Street " to do whatever it wants ".

Finance SC to pronounce Aadhar card requirements for ITR
Author: 0 SC to pronounce Aadhar card requirements for ITR

The Minister simultaneously announced the launch of Digiyatra which aims to digitally link unique IDs such as Aadhaar, passport or PAN card to the airlines' booking PNR to facilitate a "seamless experience" of passing through airports for the traveller that would also relieve queues and congestion.

Finance Shell Lifts 'force majeure' for Forcados Liftings
Author: 0 Shell Lifts 'force majeure' for Forcados Liftings

The CEO at the company's Annual General Meeting held in Lagos recently had said that the company contended with operational challenges due to interruptions, adding that the force majeure at the Forcado terminal materially affected the firm's oil production.

Finance Rafael Nadal motors into French Open quarters, Muguruza exits
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal motors into French Open quarters, Muguruza exits

Paris: Novak Djokovic and other players at the French Open say they are not anxious about competing at Wimbledon next month despite the recent terrorist attacks in Britain. I tried. I lost that crucial break in the beginning of the second, and he started serving better, backing it up with the first shot. Rafael Nadal will be favourite for another easy progression at the French Open when he takes on Pablo Carreno-Busta in the quarter-finals.

Finance ECB president sees inflation still subdued
Author: 0 ECB president sees inflation still subdued

Commenting on the ECB's decision to push through the sale overnight into Wednesday, ECB vice-president Vitor Constâncio said: "The reasons that triggered that decision were related to liquidity problems". Policymakers meeting in Estonian capital Tallinn chose to keep the bank's main refinancing rate at 0.0 percent, the marginal lending rate at 0.25 percent, and the deposit rate at -0.4 percent - meaning lenders have to pay to park cash with the central bank - a spokesman said.

Finance Apple unveils 'HomePod' connected speaker at WWDC
Author: 0 Apple unveils 'HomePod' connected speaker at WWDC

HomePod is backed by Apple Music, which contains a library of songs from over two million artists. "It's not going to be cheap, either, I think it's going for around $799", Prospero said. You can also ask HomePod to control HomeKit devices and adjust the air conditioning or lights. But their approaches are different. HomePod owners will only be able to stream music from Apple Music, and will not be able to use a third party service such as Spotify as an alternative.

Author: 0 Oil dips on glut concerns, but Mideast tension, falling U.S. stocks support

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) increased its United States output estimates with an increase in production to 9.3 million bpd expected for 2017 while the EIA also projected that 2017 output could reach 10 million bpd . Persistent gains in U.S. production also dragged on benchmark crude prices, traders said. Money managers shaved short positions in West Texas Intermediate futures and options by 13 percent and long positions by 0.9 percent in the week ended May 30, ...

Finance European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place
Author: 0 European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place

Here's what to look out for when the European Central Bank makes its regular monetary policy announcement at 12:45pm United Kingdom time and during the press conference that will follow at 1.30pm. Earlier Thursday, the Eurostat statistics agency revised figures for first-quarter growth up to 0.6 percent from 0.5 percent. German 10-year government bond yields, the bloc's benchmark, edged up 3 basis points to 0.28 percent, moving away from a six-week low of 0.245 percent hit Wednesday.

Author: 0 Republicans take first step to ease constraints on banks

House Republicans headed toward a vote Thursday on dismantling sweeping financial rules established under President Barack Obama that were created to head off economic meltdowns like the one that caused millions of Americans to lose their jobs and homes during the Great Recession.

Author: 0 Agree Realty Corp (NYSE:ADC) Institutional Investors Q4 2016 Sentiment

Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 2,674 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $154,000 after buying an additional 2,649 shares during the last quarter. Geode Capital Management Ltd Liability has 798,204 shares. Fiera Cap holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:NE) for 681,000 shares.

Finance Valeant to sell iNova Pharmaceuticals
Author: 0 Valeant to sell iNova Pharmaceuticals

Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc sold 148,975 shares as Companhia De Saneamento Basi (SBS)'s stock declined 15.61%. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $18.01. AlphaOne also assigned news headlines about the specialty pharmaceutical company an impact score of 33 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Author: 0 Amarillo National Bank Has $1790000 Position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly 13.29%. Schroder Investment Mgmt Gru stated it has 8.01 million shares. (NYSE: JPM)'s 14-day RSI is presently at 38.01. The insider now directly owns 329,019 shares worth $27,295,416. (NYSE: JPM ). Sg Americas Llc reported 0.83% stake. Willingdon Wealth Management sold 3,828 shares as Honeywell Intl Inc (HON)'s stock rose 5.49%.

Finance Brazilian gov't confident Temer to be acquitted in court
Author: 0 Brazilian gov't confident Temer to be acquitted in court

Military Police take positions outside the headquarters of the Superior Electoral Court in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File). The court adjourned in the early afternoon, with plans to take up the question Thursday morning. Benjamin has made it clear that he intends to pronounce Temer guilty, branding the president's 2014 election inextricably bound up in the corruption that "Car Wash" investigators have uncovered between politicians and Brazil's ...

Finance Eurozone growth revised up to 2-year high
Author: 0 Eurozone growth revised up to 2-year high

These changes marked the official start of a taper tiptoeing, which will take a long time before it could be called policy normalization, ING Bank economist Carsten Brzeski said. However, their projections for inflation moved in the opposite direction. For 2018 and 2019, growth is forecast at 1.8% and 1.7% respectively. "We have evidence that many of these new jobs are so-called low-quality jobs, where we're talking about temporary employment, we're talking about part-time employment".

Finance Hudson's Bay eliminating 2000 positions to offset retail sector challenges
Author: 0 Hudson's Bay eliminating 2000 positions to offset retail sector challenges

Founded in 1670, HBC employs over 66,000 people and operates more than 480 stores in North America and Europe. "We know we can do better and we are taking bold, decisive action ", said Jerry Storch, chief executive officer of HBC. HBC said Alison Coville will be the new president of Hudson's Bay in Canada. "Meanwhile, the US faces a different set of opportunities and challenges".

Author: 0 Comey Testimony: Right hooks fly as conservatives watch Senate Intel proceedings

Comey is testifying in the Senate that the request made him uncomfortable and spurred him to write detailed memos of his conversations with Trump. Marjorie Sweeney, a freelance writer who lives nearby, had high hopes for Comey's ability to take down President Donald Trump . But even before that February meeting, Comey relates an encounter a week after Trump's inauguration where it appears the new president wants Comey to ask to keep his job - even though Trump had already assured ...

Author: 0 Market Tracker: Signals in Focus For Photonstar Led Group PLC (PSL.L)

Rmb Cap Management Lc has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). 17,793 were reported by Raymond James Assocs. (USA) (NYSE:MGA) on Monday, February 27 to "Outperform" rating. Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) in a research note released on Thursday, May 11th.

Finance Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police
Author: 0 Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police

On Wednesday, police said Abedi likely purchased most of the key bomb components himself and that many of his actions were carried out alone. Speaking on BBC Radio Manchester, Ian Hopkins, the chief constable of Greater Manchester Police, said that Salman Abedi was only known to police over "relatively minor matter", including receiving stolen goods, theft and a minor assault.

Author: 0 Congress condemns detention of Rahul on way to Mandsaur

Gandhi had planned to enter Madhya Pradesh from Rajasthan even though Superintendent of Police of Neemuch Manoj Kumar Singh had given a stern warning that Gandhi will be arrested if tried to enter the visit. The strikes turned violent Tuesday and five farmers were killed by police gunfire. Meanwhile, on Thursday, MP Home Minister said that the farmers had died in police firing.

Finance Government to revise prices of petrol, diesel daily
Author: 0 Government to revise prices of petrol, diesel daily

Fuel retailers Indian Oil Corp, Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd had launched a pilot for daily price revision in five cities - in Puducherry, Visakhapatnam, Udaipur , Jamshedpur and Chandigarh - from May 1. In India, there is a control regime, although it's an open market, but the rates are controlled by the oil companies and we see no point that this should be done on a daily basis as it can be continued on a fortnight basis.

Finance Eagles to host Dolphins in joint practices during preseason
Author: 0 Eagles to host Dolphins in joint practices during preseason

They wanted to hold joint practices with teams a year ago but couldn't find a match. The practices will give Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso and cornerback Byron Maxwell a chance to reunite with some former teammates after the 2016 trade that sent them to Miami.

Finance Introducing Apple's Homepod - will you be purchasing?
Author: 0 Introducing Apple's Homepod - will you be purchasing?

The HomePod will launch in the US, UK and Australia in December. Apple's Phil Schiller talks about the new HomePod speaker at WWDC . Apple's smart speaker is similar to Amazon Alexa and Echo that have been key players in the market for quite some time.

Author: 0 Is Buying Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Here Good Idea?

State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 6,042 shares or 0% of the stock. The insider WALSTON W WAYNE sold 2,000 shares worth $67,000. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) has risen 9.67% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:NOV) for 5,579 shares. Capstone Invest Ltd Com holds 43,404 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Virginia Retirement Et Al owns 0% invested in Arctic Cat Inc (NASDAQ:ACAT) for 23,700 shares.

Finance Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Pool Draws
Author: 0 Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Pool Draws

The London club retained their title with a 28-17 win over the French side at Murrayfield last month. The Russian club will be one of the two teams making their tournament debuts with four-time European Champions Cup winners Toulouse the other competition "newcomers" after 157 successive matches in Europe's elite tournament.

Finance Premier League waits before deciding whether to probe Virgil van Dijk case
Author: 0 Premier League waits before deciding whether to probe Virgil van Dijk case

The Premier League is awaiting observations from Liverpool and Southampton before deciding whether any action will be taken over the south coast club's demand for an investigation into whether there had been an illegal approach. "He will argue that what has gone on between the two clubs is not his fault and should push to join Liverpool because he has clearly made up his mind that he wants to work with Jurgen Klopp ".