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Alphabet (GOOGL) Teaming Up With Chipotle to Test Burrito Drone Delivery

Getting Alphabet drones to help drop burritos out of the sky is a nice little shot in the arm for Chipotle and its new minority owner Bill Ackman. This early-stage research effort with Project Wing will address many of the numerous policy and saf...

Volkswagen Engineer Charged In US Emissions Probe

The 62-year-old German citizen, who lives in Newbury Park, California, appeared in U.S. District Court in Detroit on Friday and entered into a plea agreement that includes his cooperation with the government in its investigation. A plea agreement wit...

Seagate Technology. (STX) Shares are Up 1.77%

From all the research of Seagate Technology .by 17 analysts a high of $50 was pegged as the best estimate of its stock price. The firm earned $2.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.32 billion. The brokerage now ha...

HD Supply Holdings' (HDS) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at RBC Capital Markets

For the third quarter, HD Supply is looking for adjusted earnings per share in the range of 77 cents to 82 cents on revenue of $1.99 billion to $2.04 billion. Its six months performance indicated a bullish movement while its yearly performance refl...

Oil jumps on big drop in United States crude supplies

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers such as Russian Federation are expected to discuss the issue at informal talks in Algeria on September 26-28. Energy Information Administration shows a similar decline, it ...

Man Steals Money From Wheelchair-Bound Woman's Bra

I wasn't expecting it ", Vasquez told the New York Post . "He reached over and startled me, yanking the envelope from my bra". "He scratched me and took off running". Vasquez was looking at the wall of clothes when Lopez allegedly walked up behind...

Canada adds more jobs than expected in August, yearly growth soft

Economists had predicted 25,000 new jobs and a decline in the jobless rate to 6.8 percent from 6.9 percent in July. The public sector increased by 57,000 positions due to an increase in public administration, while the private sector gained a minor...

Manufacturing sector rebounds to 10-month high

According to the report, manufacturers indicated that both domestic and worldwide external markets had been sources of incoming new work and last month also saw new export orders expand at the quickest rate in one year. Markit, which compiled the PMI...

New MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, 5K Monitor to Be Launched in October

Hardware upgrades, including a faster display that allows for smoother zooming and scrolling, will come into play as well. The lack of innovation in Apple's premium iPhone, MacBook, and iPad series has invited wrath from the consumers.

US auto sales expected to drop in August

Brauer added that nearly every large automaker is expected to post a decline for the month, even as they ramp up incentives and as truck and SUV sales remain strong. Ford's overall sales fell 8 per cent to 214,482. Nissan Motor Co. said its sales f...

Explosion rocks SpaceX site in Cape Canaveral

Unlike Tesla, another Musk company that has proven itself at least preliminarily, SpaceX is still highly experimental, and it faces competition from another tech billionaire: Jeff Bezos's space exploration company Blue Origin. The rocket was stil...

Oil Tumbles Most In Month After US Crude Stockpiles Advance

Chances that the upcoming meeting among major oil producers in late September would yield any action to reduce the global glut appeared minimal after Saudi Arabia's energy minister said last week that he does not believe any "significant intervention...

What were Apple's tax arrangements in Ireland?

Both Irish authorities and Apple have repeatedly denied breaching state aid rules. The tax repayment order, by far the largest in the EU's history, follows a three-year inquiry into whether Dublin's tax breaks for Silicon Valley titan Apple amoun...

Fed's Fischer Stays Consistent on Hawkish Message

At 9:48 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones industrial average .DJI was down 13.36 points, or 0.07 percent, at 18,489.63. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, in an interview with Bloomberg TV on Tuesday, said the USA job market is close to full strength and th...

Buoyant Dollar Weighs on Crude Prices; Market Eyes EIA Inventory Report

The government would consider investment offers on a build-own-operate or build-operate-transfer basis for the refineries, which are located in Kirkuk, in northern Iraq , and the southern regions of Samawa, Kut and Basra, the spokesman said .

FAA forecast: 600000 commercial drones within the year

Michael Huerta, head of the Federal Aviation Administration, said at a news conference that the rules governing the operation of small commercial drones are created to protect safety without stifling innovation. The drone association expects the indu...

Fox News Fires Back at Former Panelist Andrea Tantaros, Calling Her 'Opportunist'

Fox in a filing in NY state court in Manhattan also said Tantaros signed an agreement to keep employment-related disputes out of court and asked a judge to send her August 22 lawsuit to arbitration. Fox News countered that it suspended Ms. Tantaros...

More US counties to see Obama care marketplace monopoly

But how much Clinton can do depends on finding willing partners in Congress and among Republican governors - a real political challenge. There have been dozens if not hundreds of news articles about Aetna leaving the Affordable Health Care Act'...

Biden: $2.45B loan for Amtrak upgrades in Northeast Corridor

With the money from the loan, Amtrak will purchase 28 new trains for the Northeast Corridor's Acela service between Boston and Washington, D.C., which would expand its capacity by 40%. Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily - at speeds up to 15...

Tesla lays claim to world's fastest production car

Tesla has announced new versions of its electric Model S and Model X cars with faster acceleration and a longer battery range . History books have been rewritten once again as Tesla can lay claim to the new Model S P100D being not on...

Musk and Rive Brothers Buying $100 Million of SolarCity Bonds

SolarCity chief executive Lyndon Rive and chief technology officer Peter Rive are each buying another US$17.5 million of the US$124 million offer, according to the SolarCity filing. SolarCity has been under intense pressure to slash its expen...

A.r. Schmeidler Lowers stake in J M Smucker Co (SJM)

The company had revenue of $1815.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1887.56 million. The company expects earnings of $7.60 to $7.75 a share, excluding some items. The stock has a market capitalization of $16.54 bill...

Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting

US stocks were little changed on Monday as a drop in oil prices that weighed on the energy sector was offset with a strong showing by biotech stocks. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Vertex Pharmaceuticals and Alexion Pharmaceuticals all were up 3 perc...

IOC member Hickey moved to Rio prison during ticket probe

Senior Olympic official Pat Hickey is being held in a notorious Rio prison following his arrest over alleged illegal sales of tickets for the games. The Rio force says Hickey's legal team unsuccessfully claimed that the Irishman was being illegally...

India names Urjit Patel to be next Central Bank chief

That is reassuring for investors still baffled as to why Mr Rajan, a former International Monetary Fund chief economist with a good record as head of the RBI, was effectively sacked by Mr Modi. Swamy, who has been critical of Rajan's policy of not lo...

Cardiff High School celebrates A Level results that rival top private schools

Today's results showed participation in Stem subjects remained popular, with a growth in participation by girls in ICT, mathematics, biology and chemistry. With 55 per cent of A-levels taken were awarded A*- B grades and a 10 per cent increase gained...

Saving Donald Trump $25M Not Enough To 'Win' His Veepstakes

Christie spokesman Brian Murray told the Times the governor had not been aware of the tax dispute and, therefore, he could not comment on the terms of the settlement. Christie was sworn in as governor on January 2010. Trump and Christie met in ...

No Man's Sky PC patch updated in experimental branch

But those are presumably left behind rather than indicating something in the future, since it is unlikely that the team would choose to release the game for older consoles. On CPUs with 8 threads, performance has also been significantly improved . ...

Hillary Clinton releases income tax returns

Clinton criticized her opponent, Donald Trump for not releasing his returns, as presidential candidates have done for decades. But the billionaire Trump has declined to release his, arguing that his tax returns for the past several years are bein...

Stocks At Fresh All-Time Highs As US Follows China Rally

Chinese credit data was well-received and there was hope for a pending announcement of a trading link between Shenzhen and Hong Kong. But markets in Hong Kong, Sydney, Wellington and Kuala Lumpur climbed . The British pound slumped to a fresh thre...

US stock indexes close at record highs; oil up

A stock market rally since late June has pushed the S&P 500 index up 7.0 percent in 2016, helped by better-than-expected quarterly earnings and low interest rates, but some investors are anxious about high valuations. Mattress Firm vaulted more than ...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to acquire SGI

It might just be acquiring a lot of old legacy contracts for hardware and services as well. The high performance computing industry, an $11 billion market, is expected to have a compound annual growth rate of 6 percent to 8 percent in the next few ...

Clinton releases 2015 tax returns, pushing Trump for his

A recent Rasmussen polls found that 67 percent of likely voters think that all presidential candidates should make at least their latest tax returns public. Mike Pence, the IN governor and Trump's running mate, has not made public his tax data duri...

Trump admits he never saw a nonexistent Iran hostage money video

To the frustration of Mr Trump's aides and fellow Republicans, the celebrity businessman has often proven unable to let go of a bad story , often instead fuelling it - like he did this week when he escalated a row with the parents of a killed USA ...

Fulmer, Tigers shut out Rangers for 2nd straight day, 7-0

Fulmer pitched a complete game shutout against the Texas Rangers Sunday afternoon. Darvish gave up a homer and a double after the error, and a second homer followed after he was pulled, resulting in a four-run inning for Detroit. "We did a nice jo...

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Wall Street Meets "The Fearless Girl"

As part of the campaign, State Street is sending a letter to 3500 corporations calling for more gender diversity in the upper echelons of management, amid warnings that it will vot...

Dick's Sporting Goods jumps on earnings beat (DKS)

On the earnings front, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is expected to post quarterly earnings per share of $0.7. Shares of Dick's Sporting Goods are up 18.7% in the trailing ...

Oil prices have fallen on worries China will cut demand

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Trump Cites Photo Of Schumer, Putin Eating Donuts In Calling For Probe

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Rick Perry Wanted to Abolish the Energy Dept., Now He Runs It

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Momentum Stocks Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

Going forward, the company's aggressive restructuring actions and strategic divestures are expected to boost margins. The company reported its EPS on 02/07/2017. Investors of rec...

Snap Applies Lock-up to IPO Shares

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DACA Dreamer Arrested After Speaking at Press Conference

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Trump administration pushes back signing new travel ban, official says

The officials also said the order will exclude explicit exemption for religious minorities in the countries targeted by the travel ban. The initial order that came at the end of ...

Indian economic growth slows in December quarter of 2016

The government also revised the growth rate for the second quarter to 7.4 per cent from the earlier 7.3 per cent. It was feared that demonetisation affected in the middle of the ...

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Airbus profits hit by A400M costs

Hailed at the time as an innovative, fixed-price commercial-style deal, the contract foundered over the problems with the West's largest turboprop engines and an ambitious schedule...

Sunday and Public Holiday Penalty Rates Cut

In a laborious 551-page decision, the Fair Work Commission has grudgingly acknowledged that times have changed since "penalty rates" were introduced in the 1940s for work done ou...

Edinburgh ranked 'second most congested city in the UK'

Moscow took second place, with motorists sitting in traffic jams for 91 hours, followed by NY on 89. According to the newly published findings the United Kingdom is the third w...

United Kingdom economy strong in 2016 but signs of weakness ahead

However, the pound fell after the report, which no longer showed the United Kingdom was the fastest-growing major advanced economy previous year . Meanwhile business investment ...

Jay Z is launching a venture capital fund

As with most projects involving the Carters, Jay Z and his fellow businessmen haven't publicly commented on the VC fund. The focus will be investing in start-ups and technology c...