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by | September 29, 2016 | 01:26

It has earned a dazzling $21.9 million in the United Kingdom. "Bridget Jones Baby" was directed by Sharon Maguire, working off a screenplay written by Helen Fielding and Dan Mazer. It's worldwide take, however, sits at $83.6 million. We'll see what kind of staying power " Seven " has with stiff competition coming: " Deepwater Horizon " and Tim Burton's " Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children " opening next week and "The Girl on the Train" the following week.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:24

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a United Nations special envoy for the rights of indigenous people, called for a halt to the pipeline's construction because it's seen as a threat to drinking water supplies and some of the sacred sites of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:16

The taxpayer-backed lender reached the agreement with the National Credit Union Administration , which regulates credit unions in America. Under the settlement, the bailed-out lender does not admit fault. It said it was responding to "investigations by the civil and criminal divisions of the US Department of Justice and various other members of the RMBS working group of the financial fraud enforcement task force (including several state attorneys general)".

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:15

She warned, "Trust me, a candidate isn't going to suddenly change once they're in office". She said the country needs a leader who is steady and measured because when making war-or-peace decisions, "a president can't just pop off or lash out irrationally.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:13

In fact, a lawsuit filed by Los Angeles against Wells Fargo in May 2015 says that the bank was consumed by this goal. The company is launching an internal investigation about the sales culture that let employees fabricate their performance numbers.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:11

SaxbysSnap an Instagram photo and send it to Saxby's on Thursday for a chance to win a full week of free coffee. The Refuge: Offering free cup of black coffee all day. Swiss FarmsCustomers at Swiss Farms will receive any size of any style of hot roasted coffee for free on Thursday. Peet's Coffee: Get a medium coffee with the purchase of a select food item , including any artisan baked goods, a Simply Oatmeal, or a Fresh Food item.

by | September 28, 2016 | 05:53

The first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on Monday was filled with jabs, accusations and claims of fact. Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error.

by | September 28, 2016 | 05:52

You can hear the call here. "We just want all the information", says Petty Officer LaNola Stone. Coast Guard officials do not plan to ask pointed questions about Linda Carman's disappearance, Pinneo said. When they didn't return that day, the Coast Guard launched a massive search but called it off after six days. Carman is in good health and his father has arrived in Boston to be with him, Stone says.

by | September 28, 2016 | 05:52

At least a portion of those will likely be reassigned to the 1,085-acre fire burning in the hills above Santa Cruz, said Suzie Blankenship, fire prevention officer for Cal Fire in Sonoma County. The cause of the wildfire is under investigation. The site says The Geysers, spreading 45 square miles along the Sonoma and Lake County border, is the largest complex of geothermal power plants in the world.

by | September 27, 2016 | 01:34

The first locations are slated for Charlotte, North Carolina; Detroit; Indianapolis; Minneapolis; and Savannah, Georgia. West Elm , which has its only IN store at the Fashion Mall at Keystone, joins a growing faction of retailers seeking to hedge their bets by looking beyond mall stores for growth.

by | September 27, 2016 | 01:31

The report says Disney may be eyeing Twitter as a chance to boost its video streaming strategy. Often compared to Facebook, which came up around the same time , Twitter averaged 315 million users a month, compared to Facebook's 1.71 billion.

by | September 27, 2016 | 01:30

CBOE , based in Chicago, is the largest USA options exchange, according to its website . In particular, this corresponds to consisting of 31% cash and 69% CBOE Holdings stock, based on CBOE Holdings' closing stock price of $70.30 per share on September 23, 2016.

by | September 25, 2016 | 00:38

JODI compiles data supplied from oil-producing members of global organizations including the International Energy Agency and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. crude stocks have slumped since 14.5 million barrels were drawn in the week to September 2, when a storm disrupted imports to the U.S. Gulf Coast. Attention of the black gold market is now focused on the official storage data, which is due to be published by the U.S.

by | September 24, 2016 | 08:27

MSG says is sticking by him despite the criminal charges he now faces. Ciminelli and two others from LPCiminelli were arraigned on Thursday; all three pleaded not guilty. "It turns out that the state Legislature does not have any kind of monopoly on crass corruption in NY", said Bharara, whose office won convictions of former top lawmakers Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos a year ago.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:38

Confirmation of the devastating hack could have serious implications on the $4.8 billion (around £3.7 billion) sale of Yahoo's core business - believed to be at the centre of this hack - to U.S. The company has not issued a mass password reset, as is customary after these types of incidents. We've reached out to Yahoo for comment but have yet to hear back.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:37

The explosion in the area of 23rd Street between Sixth and Seventh avenues occurred about 8:30 p.m. police said. A law enforcement source said it came from a device planted in or near a dumpster. "This is too loud", Stanhope said. Officials said they were not aware of any link at this stage between the blast in NY and the one in New Jersey, though this was being investigated.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:28

Mylan raised EpiPen prices "to get filthy rich at the expense of constituents", Cummings, said at the hearing . Bresch stressed that "it troubles me greatly that the EpiPen product has become a source of controversy". Ms. Bresch was also seemingly unprepared for numerous committee's questions; the embattled chief executive didn't come with the information about the company's revenue and patient assistance programs that Congress previously requested.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:28

The World Trade Organization, long a bogeyman of Seattle activists, was winning cheers Thursday after ruling that European Union countries have unfairly subsidized Airbus at the expense of the US aircraft industry. In parallel, the European Union launched a separate dispute against the United States over alleged subsidies to Boeing . The EU, however, suggested it would appeal the latest findings, saying it found some of the report "unsatisfactory".

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:28

The Labor Department reports metro Gainesville had the lowest area jobless rate in the state at 4.4 percent, while the Heart of Georgia Altamaha region had the highest at 6.6 percent. The four-week average of claims, a less-volatile measure than the weekly figure, dropped to 258,500 from 260,750 in the prior week. The number of initial claims for unemployment insurance declined by 844, or 54 percent, to 719 in August.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:26

Both the accompanying statement and the FOMC's updated interest rate projections, however, provided indications that interest rates are likely to rise before year-end. Low inflation continues to be a major herald to faster hikes.The officials expect a core measure of annual inflation that strips out volatile food and energy items to meet their previous prediction of 1.7% by the end of the year, but they slightly revised down their estimate for 2017 to 1.8% from 1.9%.

by | September 20, 2016 | 10:01

But ~pretty good~ is a phrase foreign to Beyoncé because she never produces anything less than excellent. When Beyonce's HBO special " Lemonade " lost out to " Grease: Live " at the 2016 Emmys Sunday, the Beyhive was less than pleased.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:37

The options market has seen a near-across-the-board rise in the implied volatility, a measure of the price, in buy options relative to sell options this week. Iran, like other major oil producers, has said it will increase its oil output inline with its customers' needs, Takin said. The comments come after major oil producers Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia said Monday they would form a strategic energy partnership created to help stabilize oil markets.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:37

CLSA bumped the target stock price of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:GT) to $37, indicating a possible upside of 0.16%. Cooper Tire & Rubber Company was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Northcoast Research. Today, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT) is holding an investor meeting at its Boston headquarters. The stock's price moved up its 200-day moving average of $29.19.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:30

Political turmoil, armed conflict and militant attacks have reduced Libya's oil production to a fraction of the 1.6 million bpd it was producing before the North African country's 2011 uprising. The ports are secure and NOC has been in contact with foreign commercial partners, Sanalla said in the company's statement on Thursday. The LNA's seizure of the ports a week ago took place as the Muslim holiday of Eid was starting and faced little resistance.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:28

For Ferrari, Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel were third and fifth respectively, split by the Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo in fourth. However, as he clocked sectors times several tenths shy of the next slowest vehicle, it soon became clear that he did not have the pace to make the cut for Q2 and he returned to the pits.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:23

Once notified, it will be mandatory for all the hospitals in the national capital to share fatalities, patient count and other related data with the city government. Jain said experts were of the view that chikungunya rarely cases death. Her blood test for chikungunya had turned out to be positive on September 11.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:17

Hermine spun away from the East Coast on Sunday, removing the threat of heavy rain but maintaining enough power to whip up risky waves and rip currents and keep beaches off-limits to disappointed swimmers and surfers during the holiday weekend.

by | September 18, 2016 | 00:57

Gov. Nikki Haley (R-S.C.) has not issued a similar executive order , and her office did not immediately return a request for comment. At least 250,000 gallons of gasoline have spilled following a pipeline rupture in central Alabama. The average price in the state on Saturday was listed at $2.11, which was up by one-cent from Friday. The agency, part of the U.S. Department of Transportation, said it would require Colonial to submit a restart plan and fulfill several requirements before ...

by | September 17, 2016 | 01:10

The Federal Aviation Administration said Thursday that travelers can bring Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones that are under recall onto planes only if they turn off the device, disconnect it from any charging equipment, disable all apps that could inadvertently activate the phone like an alarm and keep the device in a carry-on bag rather than in checked baggage.

by | September 17, 2016 | 00:57

At present, it's too early to tell what, if any, threat Karl may pose to Florida or the Eastern Seaboard. The National Weather Service has said Julia could produce rip currents off some areas of the Southeast coast, but no other hazards were anticipated from the storm.