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by | November 04, 2016 | 02:33

Later Thursday, the military said, a gunman opened fire at Israeli soldiers at a military checkpoint near the West Bank city of Tulkarem, lightly wounding one soldier. Israel, for its part, says 42 Israelis have been killed over the same period in attacks by Palestinians. The rest were killed in clashes with Israeli troops.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:03

The seasonally adjusted Markit/CIPS UK construction purchasing managers' index (PMI ) edged up to 52.6 in October from 52.3 the months before. After falling to 52.1 in September, PMI rose to 54.4 in October. The industry is particularly concerned by last month's further decline in new orders from both the domestic and global markets. The reading was also above the flash estimate 51.3.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:33

In recent weeks the protests have grown and become more tense. "There's incredible surveillance of the camps and we've seen the police response rapidly escalate to the now-militarized response to our protest". "I got to provide homes for people and blankets, thermal wear, socks, hats and gloves, and food". "People here just want to stand up for the rights of Indigenous people and protect their natural resources".

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:02

So does the third-quarter earnings announcement mark a turning point for the stock? The company shipped 24,821 vehicles, over 300 more than it estimated it would deliver earlier this month. Adjusted for one-time items, Tesla earned $111 million, or 71 cents a share, in the quarter, versus a loss of $1.35 a share a year ago. This time past year, Tesla posted a loss of US$229.9 million which is in stark contrast to the recent announcement of $21.9-million in net profit.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:39

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has opened another chapter in its grand plan for dominating the energy market . The concept of putting solar panels on roofs is not a new idea. Last week, the company said all new Tesla vehicles will come equipped with all the hardware needed for the auto to drive itself, promising software updates to actually achieve more autonomy later.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:37

Third: I am going to expand the definition of lobbyist so we close all the loopholes that former government officials use by labeling themselves consultants and advisors when we all know they are lobbyists. Those are important states for Trump, but not sufficient for him to win the presidency if he loses states like Florida or North Carolina. With the November 8 election a mere 28 days away, the Indiana Governor encouraged Iowans to have faith and to pray specifically for America.

by | October 29, 2016 | 10:48

Later, Trump said that in light of this news, the system might not be as rigged as he thought. These campaign disbursements are not illegal, but considering the GOP nominee has fallen way short of his pledge to contribute $100 million of his own money, these revelations are significant.

by | October 29, 2016 | 10:46

BST (4.05 a.m. ET):REUTERS/Arnd WiegmannSergio P. Ermotti, the bank's CEO, said in the results statement: "We delivered a strong performance across our businesses, despite seasonality and continued macroeconomic, geopolitical and market headwinds".

by | October 28, 2016 | 12:47

But advertisers are flocking to Facebook because they think its targeting of precise consumer segments is better still than Google's. Total revenue in the recently ended quarter was $22.5 billion, up from $18.7 billion in the same period a year earlier.

by | October 27, 2016 | 15:27

The company also rubbished Mistry's claims that he was made a "lame duck" Chairman. "My pushback was hard but futile", Mistry wrote. "I was shocked beyond words at the happenings at the board meeting of Oct 24, 2016". Be it the sale of Tata Steel's Europe operations, the planned sale of certain Indian Hotels assets, the bitter legal battle with NTT Docomo, or the costly acquisition of Welspun's solar power business - the issues have led to friction between the two.

by | October 27, 2016 | 15:24

Total advertising revenue of $545m grew six per cent year-over-year. Worldwide revenue grew at a faster pace than the U.S., with the latter totalling $374 million and rising 1 per cent, while the former was up 21 per cent at $242 million.

by | October 27, 2016 | 15:23

Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN) showed bearish move with loss of -0.80% after exchanging volume of 1.53 million shares in last trading session ended on 10/25/2016. NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 27th. The semiconductor provider reported $1.39 earnings per share ( EPS ) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.35 by $0.04.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:58

Piper Jaffray Cos. reduced their price target on Ocwen Financial Corporation from $2.50 to $2.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research report on Monday, August 8th. Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF), from the Financial sector had a price of $ 74.89 today, indicating a change of 0.51%.

by | October 26, 2016 | 08:00

Prime Minister Theresa May this month unnerved global financial markets by declaring there have been some "bad side effects" from the "super-low" interest rates and quantitative easing programme implemented by the Bank in the wake of the financial crash.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:59

Twitter might be taking steps to make itself look more attractive to investors in preparation for its third-quarter earnings report later this week, which is expected to disappoint once again. Twitter's (TWTR) reported that it losses and 40 percent fall in its share price the past 12 months have made it more hard for firm to pay its engineers with stock.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:54

Inc. (MRK - Analyst Report) is a global research-driven pharmaceutical products company. Earnings per share, excluding certain items, came in at $1.07, topping the 99 cent average prediction by analysts. In addition, the FDA approved a labeling update to include data from the KEYNOTE-010 trial in the second-line or greater treatment setting for patients with metastatic NSCLC whose tumors express PD-L1 (TPS of 1% or more), as determined by an FDA-approved test, with disease progression on or ...

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:05

The transaction price is 22.5 percent higher than B/E Aerospace's closing price of $50.61 on Friday. Florida-based B/E Aerospace's products include aircraft seating, food and beverage preparation and storage equipment, lighting and oxygen systems, and modular galley and lavatory systems for commercial airliners and business jets.

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:05

Any voter registered in MA is eligible to vote early in person. Voters can go to any early voting location within the county where they are registered to vote. October 24 through November 5.at any of the voting locations. In 58 of the state's 67 counties, including those comprising its two largest cities - Philadelphia and Pittsburgh - once a vote is cast, it exists only in electronic format.

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:35

Overall, seasonally-adjusted jobs were off 600 since August. Madison County had the lowest unemployment rate at 2.3 percent. Job creation over the year continued its climb in September, with a 4.4 percent increase in Broward, 2 percent in Palm Beach County, and 1.3 percent in Miami-Dade.

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:31

In his debate with Clinton on Wednesday night, Trump said he had never met Putin and repeated his previously expressed opinion that good relations between the United States and Russian Federation were desirable. Why didn't Hillary Clinton announce that she was inappropriately given the debate questions - she secretly used them! Speaking at a North Carolina rally, Mr Trump called the country's leadership "babies" and "losers".

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:19

Senior citizens and Veterans will see a 0.3% increase in their 2017 monthly payments. The nation's more than 65 million Social Security recipients will get a 0.3 percent cost of living increase in payments in 2017. For instance, many retirees are no longer commuting on a daily basis, so they don't benefit as much as workers do from falling gas prices. The top earnings threshold for the Social Security tax in 2017 will be $127,200.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:51

Legislation that would have cleared the way for such companies to operate outside of New York City died after unreconcilable differences between Assembly and Senate legislation emerged late in session. "A majority of New Yorkers have embraced home sharing, and we will continue to fight for a smart policy solution that works for the people, not the powerful", Airbnb spokesman Peter Schottenfels said in a statement.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:46

Donald Trump added to speculation that he will launch a media network after the United States election when his campaign used Facebook Live's streaming service to broadcast commentary and analysis of Wednesday night's presidential debate. If Trump were to launch himself into the media world, the likeliest vehicle would be a network heavy on relatively low-priced public affairs programming - political talk shows and the like - that could piggyback on the name recognition of the most recent ...

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:46

Dyn said the assault on its servers was highly sophisticated. Attacking a large DNS provider has the potential to create massive disruptions because such firms are responsible for forwarding large amounts of traffic across the Internet.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:45

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Riggs Asset Managment Co. The 19 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Valeant Pharmaceuticals have a median target of 35.00, with a high estimate of 81.00 and a low estimate of 16.00.

by | October 21, 2016 | 01:16

Sir Philip was criticised for taking money out of the business, selling it to former bankrupt Dominic Chappell, and leaving it with a £571m pension deficit. A letter from the businessman's family holding company, Taveta Investments, accuses Labour MP Frank Field of "highly defamatory and false statements" about him in a Channel 4 News interview this week.

by | October 18, 2016 | 01:30

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. According to Financial Times, The 20 analysts offering 12 month price targets for International Business Machines Corp. In after-hours trading, they initially pushed IBM stock down by about 1 percent. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ) is due to announce third quarter financial results right after the stock market's official close on October 17, 2016.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:31

Trailing 3-1 and facing a break point in the first set, Kyrgios simply tapped over his serve, began walking to his chair and allowed the German to hit an easy victor past him. Kyrgios offered up a simple "yep" when asked by a fan: "are you allowed to smoke weed on tour?" "He's got to have a look at it and say "if I'm that burnt out and I've been travelling that much this year, maybe it's time to take a bit of a sabbatical", Masur said.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:29

This is expected to reduce overall inventory levels. Crude inventories fell 3.0 million barrels in the week to September 30, the opposite of analysts' expectations for an increase of 2.6 million barrels. Trader were looking for a build of 2.6 million barrels. Analysts are expecting a rise in crude stocks of 2.6 million barrels. Traders said the price dips early on Thursday were largely a result of profit-taking following strong price rises the day before.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:30

Fears this week the United Kingdom could opt for a "hard" Brexit that could mean no single market access in exchange for complete border control have sent the pound to a 31-year-low against the U.S. "The mandate on the 23rd of June was not a mandate on the terms (of a Brexit deal)". Ms May, a former interior minister, has defended her "prerogative" to trigger the departure without parliamentary approval and her government will defend that position at London's High Court on Thursday, when a ...