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by | December 21, 2016 | 01:15

Even before the shooting, Matt Smith, ClipperData's director of commodity research, said trade was likely to be volatile ahead of the Christmas holiday when fewer traders are at their desks and investors await signs that the agreement between OPEC and non-OPEC members is taking hold.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:14

The proposed deal would more than double the size of Fred's, a discount variety chain based in Memphis which it said would become the nation's No. 3 drug chain upon completion of the deal. "We look forward to continuing to provide our customers and patients with the highest level of care and attention". The combination is expected to give Walgreens beefed-up negotiating muscle with drugmakers and other suppliers and to help enlarge its presence in the Northeast and in Southern California.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:11

In the Atlantic, the withdrawal decision protects 31 canyons, extending from Heezen Canyon offshore New England to Norfolk Canyon offshore of the Chesapeake Bay. WWF will continue to collaborate with indigenous communities that are being forced to adapt to a rapidly changing climate, as well as experts in science, policy, and planning to strengthen Arctic-wide governance, secure permanent protection for ecologically critical areas, and advance climate-smart, sustainable development.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:04

Everton pulled off a shock 2-1 victory over Arsenal in their last home game. However, if given enough time, he is a player who is well suited for the English style of play and can be a match victor in the future. With Liverpool struggling creatively, Sturridge provided a different option to Klopp's "Plan A" and injected pace and energy into the final third in the closing stages of the game.

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:40

The U.S. job market has improved and wages are on the rise, according to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. "The economy is growing more slowly than in past recoveries", she told the graduates, "and productivity growth, which is a major influence on wages, has been disappointing".

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:40

City officials acknowledged the dirty water Thursday and issued a tap water ban while pipes in the area around the city's industrial corridor could be flushed. Tests done by the US Environmental Protection Agency showed no presence of chemicals in 28 water samples, the agency stated in a release Sunday . 'It is all full use but we are going to continue to monitor as we go on, ' McQueen said .

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:00

The energy index rose 1.1 percent over the past year, the largest 12-month increase since July 2014. The Fed has a 2 percent inflation target and tracks an inflation measure which is now at 1.7%. Average hourly earnings fell 0.1%, prices rose 0.2% and the average workweek was unchanged from October. Some U.S. companies are beginning to feel the effects of rising labor and other costs as a tightening labor market causes long-subdued wage growth to accelerate moderately.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:14

These men were staying at Karol Baghs Hotel Taksh Inn, whose owner is also a money exchanger and runs his business in the name of Guru Forex in a shop, said Yadav. IT department are analysing the mobile phone data of the arrested in order to track down the hawala operators in Mumbai. He said the five men - Ansari Abuzar, Fazal Khan, Ansari Affan, Ladu Ram and Mahaveer Singh - had hoarded pile of cash illegally through hawala and were planning to carry it to Mumbai.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:14

The hotel lease specifically states that "no ... elected official of the Government of the United States ... shall be admitted to any share or part of this Lease, or to any benefit that may arise therefrom". Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the Oversight & Government Reform Committee, says that Congress doesn't need to hold hearings until after Trump is in office ― when he'll already be in violation of his lease.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:15

He also said the small auto had created negative image of the company's passenger vehicle business and the investment and losses on Nano have been in thousands of crores of rupees. It couldn't be immediately ascertained as to who has replaced Mistry at the helm in the interim period till a permanent chairman is appointed. As the power tussle within the Tata Group intensifies, investors in the group companies are stepping up to have their voice heard and to steer the course of events.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:15

Out of this Rs 2.25 crore was in newly introduced Rs 2,000 notes and the rest in Rs 100 notes, IT officials stated. "The room was broken and the cash tumbled out", said the IT officials. The move comes amidst reports of people misusing the provision of filing a revised return to disclose black money and escape by paying a 30 per cent tax instead of 50 per cent they are mandated to pay.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:11

The index for manufactured products (weight 64.97 per cent) for November, 2016 rose by 0.3 per cent to 157.9 from 157.4 for the previous month. The WPI data showed vegetable prices slid 24.1% in November, while onion prices contracted 51.5%.

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:14

The concluded contract between Iran Air and Boeing should be regarded as the first step taken to renovate Iran's air fleet and the renewal procedure will speed up in future via finalizing other deals such as the one to purchase 100 Airbus aircrafts and also the contract to buy 20 ATR planes, Akhoundi said on the sidelines of the signing ceremony.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:12

The 558,000 barrels per day cut was lower than the target of 600,000 that the cartel had envisioned for non-OPEC countries. Opec and non-Opec producers have reached their first deal since 2001 to curtail oil output jointly next year and ease a global glut after more than two years of low prices.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:15

ANALYST VIEWPOINT: "Asian indices look set to see moderate gains on the back of the euphoria that stems from United States and European markets". Elsewhere, Pfizer gave up 81 cents, or 2.6 percent, to $30.75 and Johnson & Johnson fell $2.42, or 2.2 percent, to $109.64.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:04

The barometer 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 26,403.62 points, traded at 26,432.73 points (at 1.45 p.m.) - up 83.63 points or 0.32 per cent from the previous close at 26,349.10 points. Among the BSE sectoral indices, realty rose 1.73 per cent, followed by oil and gas 1.17 per cent. Among the Asian stocks, China's Shanghai Composite gained 0.69 per cent, Hang Seng Index was down 0.40 per cent while Japan's Nikkei clocked over 200 points gaining 1.11 per cent.

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:56

In that deal, Trump talked Carrier into staying in the United States and not moving its manufacturing division from in to Mexico, as it had planned to do until Trump intervened. The company's deal with President-elect Donald Trump to keep a furnace plant from moving to Mexico also calls for a $16 million investment in the facility.

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:49

Just hours ago Efron posted the teaser , and we can confirm that he looks hotter than a tar road on a summer day. Needless to say, Indian fans of PC slammed the trailer. will see its release a week later. " Baywatch " is clearly modeled after the " 21 Jump Street " comedies, which also spoofed a campy old television show while re-launching it for a new generation.

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:51

He did. Also Tuesday, Pennsylvania election officials updated the state's vote count to show that Trump's lead over Clinton had shrunk to about 44,000 out of more than 6 million votes cast. But his order dealt with timing - not whether a recount was appropriate. Ms. Stein quickly raked in almost $7 million via an online fundraising campaign devised to underwrite the recounts, which can get pricey.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:40

In a scathing attack on Ratan Tata, Mistry in a letter to the shareholders of group firms, that have called for an extraordinary general meeting to remove him as director, said the "key reform measure" was undermined for getting the trade union's support.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:39

Host Europe is the largest privately-owned web services provider in Europe, and operates brands such as 123Reg, Domain Factory, Heart Internet and Host Europe. Prior to the acquisition, the company recently registered its one millionth.United Kingdom domain in the United Kingdom, and says that 25 percent of Britain's domains are now registered through GoDaddy .

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:37

The OBR also predicts that growth will be 2.4 percentage points lower than it would otherwise have been because of Brexit. Growth forecasts for next year were cut from the 2.2% predicted in March to just 1.4% as a result of the vote in June's referendum, the Chancellor said.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:32

Policy makers maintained the benchmark rate on overnight loans between commercial banks at 0.5 per cent and said a significant amount of slack remains in the nation's economy, in contrast to the US. In making the scheduled announcement Wednesday, the central bank said its decision also came as the economic environments in Canada and overseas had largely moved forward in line with its expectations.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:31

The stock's price moved down its 200-day moving average of $23.01. The firm has a market cap of $55.53 billion, a PE ratio of 4.16 and a beta of 1.42. At the movement stock is under coverage by number of analysts. Insider Transactions: Since August 8, 2016, the stock had 1 insider purchase, and 2 insider sales for $1.05 million net activity.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:17

Within the chamber, Attorney General Jeremy Wright said that the power ministers want to use to begin Brexit talks - the so-called royal prerogative - was an essential mechanism to "maintain control over strategy, policy and operational matters in conducting our.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:10

Avoiding the kind of miscues that popped up against the Steelers (7-5) would help. Artie Burns and Sean Davis had pretty impressive days against the Giants' loaded receiving corps, recording seven tackles each while Davis came up with his first career interception on a great play, saving what looked to be a touchdown.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:58

Former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg said remaining in the single market of 500 million customers was the "least economically disruptive form of Brexit", and, in return for this, the United Kingdom should be granted powers for an "emergency brake" on migration from the EU.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:03

If President Obama does not grant the pardon and Bergdahl is convicted on both charges, he could be sentenced to life in prison. As the [Serial] podcast explains, Bergdahl was trying to create a crisis in order to call attention to what he saw as another crisis: bad leadership within his unit.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:58

Every six months, each president since Bill Clinton has signed such a waiver to suspend the limitations of the Jerusalem Embassy Act. The official US embassy is in Tel Aviv, but the State Department also maintains a consulate in Jerusalem.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:34

More than 3,000 people have signed a petition to remove tallow from the new currency. What is surprising, especially to vegans and vegetarians, is that these changes include, as the Bank admitted, "a trace of tallow in the polymer pellets used in the base substrate" of the notes.