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by | August 08, 2017 | 00:24

The British Egg Industry Council said there was no need for people to "change the way they cook or consume eggs". Some 300,000 hens from farms where fipronil was found have already been slaughtered and the final total could be as high as one million, one company charged with destroying infected hens told broadcaster NOS .

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:30

On his YouTube stream, Shkreli vowed to appeal the decision and said he thought the eighth charge will likely be dropped eventually. Former drug company executive Martin Shkreli and attorney Benjamin Brafman exits U.S. At one point, Brafman noted the cruel underlying irony of the entire proceeding: Every MSMB investor who testified during the trial had previously struck a deal with Shkreli to get their money back through a combination of cash and shares in Retrophin - at a profit.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:16

The problems are set to continue throughout the summer holiday season, delaying tourists travelling in and out of popular destination airports including Madrid , Palma de Mallorca, Lisbon , Lyon , Paris-Orly, Milan and Brussels . It means that rather than being waved through by security staff and doing quick checks, travellers from affected countries will now have to have their passport checked and scanned doubling the time it takes to pass through the borders causing long delays.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:31

A spokesman for San Francisco International Airport said that the teen was stopped by an airfield construction workers who held him until police arrived. Law enforcement took the teen into custody, according to the airline. Fellow passengers said the boy appeared to be in some kind of emotional distress during the flight.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:08

After an unprecedented seven years of growth, analysts are predicting lower US sales this year. On Tuesday, carmakers in the US said they were continuing to slash their low-margin sales to rental fleets during July as the overall sales pace for USA autos and light trucks fell for the fifth consecutive month.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:45

Police Commissioner Andrew Colvin told reporters that the plot specifics were still being investigated. Mr Turnbull was later asked why the government hadn't beefed up resources along with stepping up security. He declined to detail the threat that the security staff were searching for. "It may be that we need to look at the security settings at our airports , in particular our domestic airports , for an ongoing enduring period", he said.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:13

Matthew Myers, president of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, said the FDA's proposal "represents a bold and comprehensive vision with the potential to accelerate progress in reducing tobacco use and death". "This long delay will allow egregious, kid-friendly e-cigarettes and cigars, in flavors like gummy bear, cherry crush and banana smash, to stay on the market with little public health oversight", Myers said in a statement.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:31

Eleven members of Congress have asked the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission to review Amazon's $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods for possible negative impacts on underserved communities. The letter argues that retail locations have closed as Amazon has expanded, and if the company succeeds in taking up a substantial portion of the grocery market that could hit low income communities acutely.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:32

There was no formal announcement of the launch, but Amazon has confirmed the integration and is rolling out the service this week. Amazon already offers a separate Alexa app, which has about 5 million downloads on Google's Play Store , but the shopping service's flagship app now sits somewhere between 100 and 500 million.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:30

Arizona State Retirement Sys holds 0.02% in Scripps Networks Interactive , Inc. According to Zacks, "E. W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company operating in three reportable segments: newspapers, broadcast television and category television".

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:31

Match of The Day presenter Gary Lineker has feigned outrage at the revelation that Chris Evans is paid more than him by the BBC . The list includes Radio 2 and Radio One 1Xtra DJ Trevor Nelson (up to £299,000), the deputy political editor for BBC News John Pienaar (up to £199,000) and EastEnders actress Tameka Empson (up to £199,000).

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:12

On top of that, the USA imposed a whole new round of sanctions on Iran Tuesday morning, nominally because Iran still has a conventional ballistic missile program. "We need to ensure more aggressively they are in compliance with the letter of the [agreement]", an official said. Although the language was toughened to add the declaration that Iran is "in default of the spirit " of the deal, Iran will continue receiving the same sanctions relief that it did under former President Barack Obama .

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:17

So if you're a fan of McDonald's fries, make sure you drop by one of their stores for a freebie on Thursday. Get two cheeseburgers, a small drink, and a small order of fries for that amount. Wienerschnitzel - Through the end of the month, you can get $1 off chili-cheese fries at the chain. Steak 'N Shake: Order $25 worth of gift cards and you'll get a double steakburger, regular soft drink and french fries for free.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:21

Mumbai: Markets continued their upward climb in afternoon trade with both Sensex and Nifty peaking a fresh all-time highs. The exchange had also said that in the F&O segment, members would be given a 15-minute window to cancel their outstanding orders and the window was to be available from 1215-1229 hours.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:17

Clashes between government forces and the pro-Islamic State (IS) Maute militants broke out in Marawi on May 23 - triggering what may be the biggest internal security crisis in the Philippines since the siege of Zamboanga City in 2013.

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:21

Brathwaite said despite the result in the ODI series , he did not foresee confidence being an issue as the quality T20 players in the squad were high-intensity individuals. There are some cracks on it, but not as many as there were during the 50-over affair. Indian Team: Virat Kohli (Captain), Mahendra Singh Dhoni (Wicket-keeper), Shikhar Dhawan, Yuvraj Singh, Rishabh Pant, Kedar Jadhav, Ajinkya Rahane, Hardik Pandya , Ravindra Jadeja , Mohammed Shami , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , ...

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:24

The earnings forecast surpassed a market consensus of around 13.2 trillion won compiled by FnGuide, a financial information service provider. SAMSUNG IS EXPECTING record second-quarter earnings thanks to thanks to its growing memory chip business.

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:22

The figure is now 2.9 percent below January's recent peak and marks the second monthly decline in total real construction output. Output by British factories and the construction sector unexpectedly shrank in May, on top of weak spending by consumers who are feeling the pinch from accelerating inflation since last year's vote to exit the European Union.

by | July 04, 2017 | 00:16

The economists comments come in the context of the Organisation for Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ), having previously announced that its members would cut production in order to force the price upwards. Oil Rig Count: The oil rig count - that last week reached its highest since April 2015 - declined by 2 to 756. Crude oil prices were on pace for another day of gains Friday, though it may be an indication of a correction from last week's steep losses.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:22

Japanese record maker Toyokasei, was reportedly struggling to keep up with demand for the nostalgic format, while Sony had trouble finding older engineers who could press vinyls. Sony's decision to start making vinyl records is an effort to cash in on the growing interest in the media format. The company hasn't yet decided what music will get the vinyl treatment.

by | June 28, 2017 | 01:51

Trump , who campaigned on an "America First" platform, has been troubled by the growing USA trade deficit with India. President Trump said his daughter Ivanka Trump will visit the nation for an entrepreneurship summit. As seen in the below video of the hug, Modi goes for the hug, seemingly surprising President Trump, who went for a handshake. Trump gave the Prime Minister a guided tour of President's residence quarters in White House including the Lincoln bedroom and showed him a copy of ...

by | June 28, 2017 | 01:42

Police believe there was only one shooter and said the incident did not appear to be related to terrorism. An officer then located the suspect , who put his gun to his head and shot himself, Chaplin said. No officer fired a shot during the confrontation, according to Chaplin. "When we were immediately outside the facility entrance, I saw a tall man that looked to be directing people out and away from the building", she said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:12

The state-owned Qatar Airways said it meant to purchase at least $808 million of the American carrier's stock on the open market, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. Texas-based American Airlines said in a stock market filing that it believes the U.S. government will continue to defend against "massive carrier subsidies that threaten the United States aviation industry and that threaten American jobs".

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:04

It has outperformed by 105.56% the S&P500. Diversified Trust Co acquired 54,318 shares as Coca Cola Co (KO)'s stock rose 6.48%. Relative volume is ratio between current volume and 3-month average value, intraday adjusted. Analysts await The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) to report earnings on July, 26. Pictet Asset Management Limited owns 0.01% invested in WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV) for 59,800 shares.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:04

Representative Kathleen Rice from NY claimed that she's been approached by an increasing number of members of the Democratic caucus, telling her that the party needs to move forward with new leadership and without Pelosi. To turn out the majorities they need, Democrats should be talking about their dramatic gains in strongly Republican districts as victories and their contentious debates as signs of a vibrant party.

by | June 23, 2017 | 00:44

Quantbot Technologies LP acquired a new position in shares of Tesla during the third quarter worth approximately $1,618,000. Cornerstone Advisors Inc owns 393 shares. It improved, as 74 investors sold TSLA shares while 105 reduced holdings. Finally, Berenberg Bank raised Tesla from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $193.00 to $464.00 in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:04

According to a Seattle police spokesperson Mark Jamieson, two officers responded to a burglary call at an apartment unit where the tenant had a previous history with police. Jamieson said officers were conducting a "very thorough" investigation of the incident. Lyles was reportedly carrying a knife when they arrived. "While property crimes reports typically require only one officer to be dispatched, two officers were dispatched to this particular call for service because of a recent ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:53

Monday in remembrance of the victims. Britain's Queen Elizabeth meets residents of the Grenfell Tower block near the scene of the fire that destroyed the block, in north Kensington, West London , Britain June 16, 2017. Cundy said the search and recovery operation was ongoing in the burnt-out 24-story tower. "The very bad reality is that, due to the intensity of the fire and the devastation within Grenfell Tower, we may not be able to identify everyone who died", he added.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:46

Asian shares were slightly lower Tuesday, erasing initial gains, but Tokyo's benchmark rose, che. TOKYO (AP) - European shares rose in early trading Tuesday and Japan's benchmark finished higher, cheered by gains on Wall Street , but other Asian markets dipped.

by | June 20, 2017 | 00:33

The online retail giant recently launched a new store called 'Amazon Go .' Located in Seattle , the store replaces cashiers with technology you would normally find in self-driving cars. Securities and Exchange Commission showed. "This partnership presents an opportunity to maximize value for Whole Foods Market's shareholders, while at the same time extending our mission and bringing the highest quality, experience, convenience and innovation to our customers", said John Mackey , ...