• Petrol, diesel prices at three-year high
Petrol, diesel prices at three-year high

Petrol has become costlier by Rs 7 per litre since July, pushing pump prices to their three-year high in cities such as Mumbai as high level of state taxes amplified the impact of rise in worldwide prices. He, however, remained non-committal on cutting taxes to soften the blow of the relentless rise in prices since the government need to finance ...

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  • State Attorney General advises Iowans to take action after Equifax data breach
State Attorney General advises Iowans to take action after Equifax data breach

After you thaw the report and are done with the transaction, you call the credit bureau back and put the freeze back on. So it's not a great idea if you're shopping for a home or an auto loan. Financial expert Rachel Langlois explains the importance of monitoring your credit reports. Freezing your credit is the one move you need to make after th...

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  • Census Bureau: Median Incomes Climbing for First Time Since 2007
Census Bureau: Median Incomes Climbing for First Time Since 2007

Meanwhile, Asian households had a median income of $81,400 and Hispanic households of $47,700. However, the Census Bureau warned against making direct comparisons because of changes in its methodology, made in 2014. The 2016 figure is not statistically different than the 2007 rate, the bureau said. Income inequality and wage stagnation have plagu...

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  • Steve Mnuchin says backdating tax reform 'absolutely' a possibility
Steve Mnuchin says backdating tax reform 'absolutely' a possibility

Trump campaigned on the promise of cutting the corporate tax rate to 15%, but Mr Mnuchin said that the goal would be hard to achieve. "But we're going to get this down to a very competitive level, and the exact number is less important". Steve Mnuchin to Wall Street: Time to pay up. The favorable tax treatment would still be available to other ty...

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  • Peel Hunt Reaffirms Add Rating for DS Smith plc (SMDS)
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Add Rating for DS Smith plc (SMDS)

The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Friday, November 13 by Barclays Capital. Ratings analysis reveals 17% of PPG Industries's analysts are positive. Separately, Kepler Capital Markets cut shares of Benchmark Holdings PLC to a hold rating and dropped their target price for the company from GBX 98 ($1.27) to GBX 74 ($0.96) in a report on Thursda...

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  • Sky
Sky "disappointed" at latest delay to Fox's takeover bid

On Tuesday she unexpectedly went even further and said she meant to refer the takeover for further investigation on the grounds that broadcasting standards at Sky could be undermined if the deal went ahead. "These are matters the CMA may wish to consider in the event of a referral", Bradley said. "Following receipt of any representations from the...

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  • Air Berlin cancels flights after pilots call in sick
Air Berlin cancels flights after pilots call in sick

Chief executive Thomas Winkelmann said the pilots in question were "playing with fire". The airline Air Berlin has cancelled around 70 flights, including some at Zurich Airport, because of a pilot protest over the airline's uncertain future.

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  • Volkswagen Group will have electric option for all cars by 2030
Volkswagen Group will have electric option for all cars by 2030

The new models sleek and slender LED headlight design is also likely to make its way into the production version, according to Volkswagen. Its electric powertrain will produce 225 kW and capable of a top speed of 180 km/h with a battery range nudging 500kms on one charge.

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  • India August Consumer Price Inflation Up 3.36% on Year
India August Consumer Price Inflation Up 3.36% on Year

Data on industrial output however showed growth recovering to 1.2 per cent in July, against a revised 0.2 per cent contraction seen in June. A Reuters poll had predicted August retail inflation at 3.20 percent, with forecasts ranging from 2.50 per cent to 3.55 per cent.

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  • American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Drexel Hamilton. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, January 12 by Raymond James. Days to cover increased from 0.0 to 7.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.01% on August 15. Natixis stated it has 931,200 shares. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.

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  • China cracks down on illegal crypto exchanges, Bitcoin drops by $500
China cracks down on illegal crypto exchanges, Bitcoin drops by $500

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month . Notably, the ban has yet to be officially announced in China , according to the Wall Street Journal . Bobby Lee, CEO of China's oldest Bitcoin exchange BTCC, posted a poll on Twitter asking users if the reports are true or "fake news ", suggesting he doesn...

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  • Teva Shares Surge after It Names New CEO
Teva Shares Surge after It Names New CEO

Oncobiologics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONS) yearly performance is -62.45%. It has outperformed by 40.20% the S&P500. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited has a 1-year low of $15.22 and a 1-year high of $52.66. Therefore 14% are positive. In July, news reports circulated that Teva was going to offer the top job to AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot. The fir...

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  • USA stock futures shoot higher as North Korea tensions ebb
USA stock futures shoot higher as North Korea tensions ebb

STORMY WEATHER: Irma hit the U.S.as a major Category 4 hurricane Sunday and is still battering Florida and Georgia. The S&P 500 .SPX gained 1.08 per cent to 2,488.11 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 1.13 per cent to 6,432.26. Teva jumped 19 per cent after the generic drugmaker named a new chief executive. United States stocks are jumping Mo...

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  • Tesla adds driving range for some owners escaping Irma
Tesla adds driving range for some owners escaping Irma

One of the customers of Elon Musk's electric vehicle (EV) company contacted them saying that in order to make it out of the mandatory evacuation zone, they would need an additional 30 miles of range. Some owners, however, recently received a pleasant surprise. Tesla is able to update cars remotely with new software - just like your smartpho...

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  • AstraZeneca plc's (AZN)
AstraZeneca plc's (AZN) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Natixis maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 1660 target in Tuesday, October 27 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, May 11. In analysts note published on Monday morning, AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN) stock "Hold" was kept at Jefferies International. Investors sentiment increased to 1.35 in 2016 Q4.

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  • China Could Be Next to Ban Cars Using Internal Combustion Engines
China Could Be Next to Ban Cars Using Internal Combustion Engines

The world's largest automotive market may announce a ban on conventional petrol and diesel powered vehicles in the coming decades. Minister Xin Guobin told Xinhua , China's official news agency, that the policy is aimed to bring 'profound changes for our vehicle industry's development'.

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  • More New Yorkers sue Equifax after data breach
More New Yorkers sue Equifax after data breach

The credit agencies will ask for your personal information including your name, address, date of birth and Social Security number. Maine's Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection is urging Mainers to consider temporarily freezing their credit report information to protect sensitive information such as their Social Security numbers that might have ...

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  • David Shaw has amusing comment about Sam Darnold's mobility
David Shaw has amusing comment about Sam Darnold's mobility

Sam Darnold completed 21 of his 26 throws for 316 yards and four touchdowns, yet he was nearly an afterthought with the way Jones II and Carr stole the show. "But the bottom line today is we weren't good enough on the field". Keller Chryst was 14-of-24 for 253 yards and two touchdowns. However, it seemed more boom or bust as 116 of his yards c...

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  • Royal Caribbean evacuates employees via a ship sailing away from Irma
Royal Caribbean evacuates employees via a ship sailing away from Irma

The Decatur Capital Management Inc holds 20,694 shares with $1.70M value, up from 16,501 last quarter. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in Royal Caribbean Cruises by 36.9% in the third quarter. Doliver Capital Advsrs holds 37,046 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Lowe Brockenbrough & Company Inc sold 51,683 shares as Royal...

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  • ACC Week 2 College Football Awards
ACC Week 2 College Football Awards

The Auburn Tigers play the Clemson Tigers in one of the biggest college football games on Saturday, start time at 7:00 PM ET, at Clemson Memorial Stadium, South Carolina. "It's all about the "next play" mentality, and that's what I did after that". Clemson's defensive line will present a significant challenge for Pettway in his season...

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  • Corey Dickerson returns to Rays' lineup against Red Sox
Corey Dickerson returns to Rays' lineup against Red Sox

Sale (16-7) was 1-3 with a 5.49 ERA in his last four starts coming in, but bounced back nicely as he allowed six hits and a walk en route to re-claiming the team lead in victories. Robby Scott surrendered another solo homer in the seventh to make it 4-1 Rays. Moreland grounded into a double play and Devers grounded out to second.

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  • Lyft self-driving vehicles coming to the streets of San Francisco
Lyft self-driving vehicles coming to the streets of San Francisco

While Uber backed out of its own San Francisco program it is now running several other pilots, including one in Pittsburgh near its autonomous vehicle research center. Even prior to Thursday's announcement, Lyft has taken advantage of a recent string of scandals plaguing Uber - including allegations of sexual harassment and other inappropri...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation probing if Uber used software to interfere with rivals
Federal Bureau of Investigation probing if Uber used software to interfere with rivals

Uber created fake Lyft customer accounts to seek rides, allowing it to track drivers and fares, it emerged. The program went under the moniker "Hell" and it revolved around tracking drivers working for Lyft , the pink-themed ridesharing service that holds the distinction of being Uber's biggest competitor.

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  • Ontario reveals its marijuana legalization plan
Ontario reveals its marijuana legalization plan

Company president Mark Zekulin says the expansion is driven by the new recreational marijuana market that will appear next year. "We're going to walk on the wild side, but we're going to do it with what I call Presbyterian rules". "We are calling on the (Premier) Kathleen Wynne government to ensure that law enforcement, public health and local co...

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  • Uber announces plans to electrify its London fleet by 2025
Uber announces plans to electrify its London fleet by 2025

At that time, every UberX available in London will be either a gas-electric hybrid or a battery-electric vehicle. So, we're glad to hear that Uber has determined to play its part in tackling air pollution across the UK. " Londoners already know many cars on our app are hybrids, but we want to go much further and go all electric in the capital ", ...

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  • Oil Inventories Are On The Rise Again (USO)
Oil Inventories Are On The Rise Again (USO)

Oil futures were mixed on Thursday, with Brent rising to a 5-1/2 month high while US crude slipped on a bigger-than expected crude stock build, as the restart of USA refiners after Hurricane Harvey was countered by the threat of Hurricane Irma .

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  • Cabinet Reshuffle: Piyush Goyal gets Railways, Nirmala Sitharaman named Defence Minister
Cabinet Reshuffle: Piyush Goyal gets Railways, Nirmala Sitharaman named Defence Minister

Also, as Piyush Goyal is heading towards Railways Ministry, in all probability Commerce Ministry would be given to Suresh Prabhu . The Minister said Mr. Speculations are strong that Piyush Goyal may get railways. He also described Prabhu as his elder brother and said that it is an emotional moment for him as "Prabhu is my mentor".

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  • Trump May Dump Pick For Fed Chair Over Charlottesville
Trump May Dump Pick For Fed Chair Over Charlottesville

Cohn , the National Economic Council director, was once a top contender for the powerful position, but his public rebuke of Trump's response to the violence at a Charlottesville white supremacist rally last month made him fall out of the President's good graces.

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  • Closing Above PSAR Are Shares of Sage Group PLC (SGE.L)
Closing Above PSAR Are Shares of Sage Group PLC (SGE.L)

The company has market cap of 2.34 billion GBP. Among 24 analysts covering Vale S.A. The firm has "Hold" rating by TheStreet given on Friday, October 16. Moreover, Atwood & Palmer Incorporated has 0% invested in Telecom plus PLC (LON:TEP) for 100 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 245,543 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

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  • House takes on future of driving and passes self-driving vehicle rules
House takes on future of driving and passes self-driving vehicle rules

The goal of the "Self Drive Act" is to establish a federal framework for the regulation of self-driving cars. The one thing the Self Drive Act doesn't deal with is commercial applications like trucking, which many see as an ideal proving ground for real-world integration of autonomous technologies.

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  • Tropical Storm Jose is expected to become a hurricane later today
Tropical Storm Jose is expected to become a hurricane later today

Hurricane Jose, located more than 1,000 miles east of the Lesser Antilles, was moving at 16 mph with winds of up to 75 mph, according to the National Hurricane Service . Jose is moving toward the west-northwest near 16 miles per hour (26 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days.

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  • For its next trick, T-Mobile is brandishing free Netflix
For its next trick, T-Mobile is brandishing free Netflix

T-Mobile will cover the cost of one Netflix Standard subscription ($9.99/month value), which lets you stream TV shows and movies on up to two devices at the same time. "The future is mobile, over-the-top and unlimited", said John Legere , president and CEO of T-Mobile. Of course, T-Mobile can't do this without Netflix .

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  • Trump's Iran policy fell short of equivocal IAEA report
Trump's Iran policy fell short of equivocal IAEA report

Danielle Pletka, vice president for foreign and defense policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute, who moderated a question-and-answer session after Ms. "At issue is our national security". Tehran recently dismissed murmurings from the USA about possible nuclear inspections, with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani saying that such inves...

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  • Fed Vice Chair Stepping Down in October
Fed Vice Chair Stepping Down in October

That panel, which steers policy on interest rates and other monetary policy matters, consists of seven members, who are nominated by the president and confirmed by the Senate. "The Fed is going to be quite shorthanded". He is a former vice chairman of Citigroup, the former first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund, and the f...

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  • Mbappe understanding of Monaco fans let down by move to PSG
Mbappe understanding of Monaco fans let down by move to PSG

I also understand the boos during our last game, because false information has circulated throughout the " Mbappe Saga". This was a real option for me. The 15-time France global has less than 12 months remaining on his contract and was left out of PSG's squad for the Champions League group stage. "For me, it was important to come back to my town...

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