• Southwest evacuates standed passengers from Houston
Southwest evacuates standed passengers from Houston

The Southwest customers were stranded inside the airport when the FAA closed it earlier Sunday morning. Tropical Storm Harvey is dumping more rain on Houston on Monday, swelling rivers to record levels and forcing federal engineers to release water from area reservoirs in hopes of controlling the rushing currents.

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  • Expedia confirms CEO Dara Khosrowshahi's job offer from Uber
Expedia confirms CEO Dara Khosrowshahi's job offer from Uber

He said his family had been lured by the American dream "and now, our president is trying to pull it away from people of a certain origin and religious belief". He received a bachelor's degree in engineering from Brown University and got his start at investment bank Allen and Co. GE's Immelt was seen by many experts as a choice that would bring p...

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  • Growth Analysis of ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA)
Growth Analysis of ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA)

The stock has been decimated since hitting all-time highs back in early June, dropping more than $100 from those levels. Cibc Asset Mngmt, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 12,155 shares. Dennis K. Eck, Director sold $9,389,100 worth of shares at an average price of $312.97 on Monday the 5th. About 3.85 million shares traded or 220.83% up from...

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  • US Energy Department to release electric grid study Wednesday night
US Energy Department to release electric grid study Wednesday night

The DOE is recommending the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission work with grid managers such PJM Interconnection, which controls the high voltage grid in 13 states including OH, create new market policies that give credit to the stability it has determined that old coal and nuclear plants provide for the grid.

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  • 'Adorably Out Of Touch' Mother Of Three Responds To Louise Linton
'Adorably Out Of Touch' Mother Of Three Responds To Louise Linton

According to the Treasury, Mnuchin's goal in Kentucky was to join Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at the Greater Louisville Inc. luncheon for the local chamber of commerce, an event that was scheduled to take place from 11:30 a.m.to 1 p.m, according to The Washington Post .

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  • Most Americans Believe Donald Trump Is Dividing the Country
Most Americans Believe Donald Trump Is Dividing the Country

I got the white supremacists, the neo-Nazi. 'If there is anything approaching a consensus in today's sharply divided America، it's that Trump speaks and behaves inappropriately given the office he holds.' Trump's negatives among voters could contribute to a wave election that benefits Democratic congressional candidates، judging from the new poll ...

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  • Whole Foods may no longer be called
Whole Foods may no longer be called "Whole Paycheck"

The decision to lower prices at Whole Foods strikes at one of the significant public perception problems that has dogged the grocery chain for years. Not only will Prime members get in-store benefits and "special savings", but the program will also give customers access to Amazon Lockers at select Whole Foods locations, and the ability to...

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  • The Longest Flight in the World Could Get Way Longer
The Longest Flight in the World Could Get Way Longer

In 2015 Qantas CEO Alan Joyce said the route was the "holy grail" for the airline, with many Qantas passengers already having NY as their final destination on flights. It's no secret the two next-generation jets identified by Qantas could fly nonstop to NY and London , though it's unclear whether they would enable an airline to do it profi...

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  • Trump vows to blow up NAFTA and other news headlines
Trump vows to blow up NAFTA and other news headlines

The number of companies engaged in such lobbying in the USA has grown more than 30-fold, rising from nine in the first quarter of 2016 to more than 300 in the second quarter of 2017. The list also voiced concerns about subsidized state-owned enterprises and currency manipulation. Business leaders said they were encouraged by how Texas state o...

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  • KFC wants to grill its cooks in a virtual escape kitchen
KFC wants to grill its cooks in a virtual escape kitchen

To get out of the BioShock-like escape room, employees will need to virtually master and demonstrate a five-step cooking process in which they must perfectly inspect, rinse, bread, rack and pressure-fry chicken. KFC is the coolest when it comes to their training program. "VR became an obvious choice to create an immersive experience that teaches tr...

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  • Here are the 28 Kmart stores that Sears is closing next
Here are the 28 Kmart stores that Sears is closing next

But Sears' actual adjusted loss per share was $1.16. Total revenue of $4.37 billion surpassed Wall Street's estimate of $4.21 billion. Sears Holdings Inc., which operates Sears and Kmart stores, said liquidation sales would begin August 31 and that most of the stores would be closed in November.

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  • Apple makes data center investment in Iowa
Apple makes data center investment in Iowa

Kim Reynolds said, noting the state's educated workforce, stable climate and low-priced, renewable energy. The project appears destined for a portion of 3,500 acres of land that Waukee recently annexed. Critics questioned the wisdom and fairness of giving such tax breaks to one of the world's richest companies. That's a significant investment i...

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  • Jared Kushner was snubbed by Egypt's foreign minister
Jared Kushner was snubbed by Egypt's foreign minister

On the eve of the visit, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said that he still does not understand what is the USA strategy regarding this effort that is ongoing. Both men were part of a U.S. delegation that traveled to the Middle East for meetings with Netanyahu and Abbas in June. Palestinian officials are losing patience with talks a...

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  • Salesforce Slips Despite FYQ2 Beat, Higher Q3 View, Raised Year View
Salesforce Slips Despite FYQ2 Beat, Higher Q3 View, Raised Year View

Revenues rose 25.7% from a year ago to $2.56 billion, also edging out analysts' view for $2.52 billion. Canaccord Genuity has "Buy" rating and $10000 target. The firm has "Buy" rating by Buckingham Research given on Tuesday, August 25. Harris Parker had sold 8,027 shares worth $711,143 on Tuesday, May 23.

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  • Opec output cut compliance slips, but crude price to remain choppy
Opec output cut compliance slips, but crude price to remain choppy

United States crude futures remained on track to close the week down as investors remained anxious about the global oil glut. U.S. oil inventories are back within the five-year range and are at their lowest since January 2016. API data indicated that U.S. gasoline stockpiles rose by 1.4 million barrels in the week ended 18 August. XAutoplay: ...

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  • Blockchain could reduce deaths and illness resulting from food contamination
Blockchain could reduce deaths and illness resulting from food contamination

It can take weeks to identify the precise point of contamination, causing further illness, lost revenue and wasted product. Nestle and Unilever (which produces Lipton brand tea among other food brands) have joined Walmart, which previously announced that it would be using blockchain to track supply chains in an effort to end food fraud, in ...

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  • Ford Nears Joint Venture With Chinese EV Automaker Anhui Zotye Automobile
Ford Nears Joint Venture With Chinese EV Automaker Anhui Zotye Automobile

Anhui Zotye Automobile is a big manufacturer of zero-emission all-electric vehicles in China, and the firms are discussing forming a joint venture to sell electric cars in China, under a brand owned by the joint venture. The announcement came after reports that Ford will go "all in" on fully-electric cars after the departure of CEO Mark Fields...

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  • Sempra Energy gazumps Warren Buffett with US$9.45bn deal for Oncor
Sempra Energy gazumps Warren Buffett with US$9.45bn deal for Oncor

Sempra chairman and president Debra L. Reed said: "With its strong management team and long, distinguished history as Texas' leading electric provider, Oncor is an excellent strategic fit for our portfolio of utility and energy infrastructure businesses".

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  • US sailors missing after warship collision
US sailors missing after warship collision

In its statement, the US Navy acknowledged search and rescue efforts by assets from Singapore as well as Malaysia. Monday's collision marks the second serious US naval collision in two months. The warship was on its way to Singapore for a routine port call at the time of the accident, and the Liberian-flagged tanker was carrying around 12,0...

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  • Watch Secret Superstar first song Main Kaun Hoon
Watch Secret Superstar first song Main Kaun Hoon

The song, Main Kaun Hoon is crooned by 16 year old Meghna Mishra , the music si from Amit Trivedi, the attractive lyrics are written by Kausar Munir. Before recording the song she says " I can not reveal my name". The film revolves around a teenager named Insu, 14-year old Muslim girl from Vadodara, Gujarat, who dreams of becoming a famous singe...

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