• Drone used to save teenage swimmers in 'world first'
Drone used to save teenage swimmers in 'world first'

The two swimmers were exhausted but unharmed. Lifeguards received a distress signal during the viability testing of a new drone technology in emergency rescue , developed by Little Ripper Life Saver . "I'm just so happy that it was a really good outcome and these two boys were able to make it to shore safely", he said. Barilaro said the state...

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  • International Business Machines Corporation (NASDAQ:IBM) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday
International Business Machines Corporation (NASDAQ:IBM) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday

About 720,653 shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in 2017 Q3. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Oppenheimer. Jefferies maintained it with "Sell" rating and $12500 target in Wednesday, July 12 report.

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  • OPEC points to strong growth in North American oil output
OPEC points to strong growth in North American oil output

Canada's benchmark index looked set to open lower on Wednesday, pressured by falling precious metal and oil prices . "In December, oil futures improved further to levels not seen since late 2014", OPEC said . Gabon is also in slow decline. Bloomberg said Riyadh plans to reach 11 million barrels per day by 2023, up from less than 10 million ...

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  • Bitcoin slumps, losing half its value
Bitcoin slumps, losing half its value

The global value of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has plunged in recent days amid fears of a crackdown in Asia and concerns that many currencies' rapid rise in value previous year could reflect an inflating bubble . At 3am GMT yesterday (2am Australian time Thursday), the value of bitcoin was down to US$9555, according to a report f...

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  • Analyst's Predictions on Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)
Analyst's Predictions on Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

It has outperformed by 24.08% the S&P500. Suvretta Capital Management Llc decreased Marathon Pete Corp ( MPC ) stake by 21.66% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. MPC's profit will be $507.95M for 17.30 P/E if the $1.04 EPS becomes a reality. Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $7.73 million activity.

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  • Global cyber threat to businesses to grow in 2018
Global cyber threat to businesses to grow in 2018

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha will attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, next week to discuss security issues on the Korean Peninsula as well as the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the foreign ministry said Thursday.

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  • Investors Catching Stocks Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
Investors Catching Stocks Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

It also increased average loan balances in its business segments by $45bn, or 6%. The bank's efforts to streamline and simplify operations will support its overall growth. Bank of America announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, December 5th that allows the company to repurchase $5.00 billion in shares.

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  • Advocates Preparing For Large ICE Raid In California
Advocates Preparing For Large ICE Raid In California

According to ABC7 in San Francisco , U.S. immigration agents are preparing to conduct major sweeps against undocumented immigrants. They are looking to arrest more than 1,500 undocumented immigrants and send the state a message. The state's US senators, Democrats Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris, sent a letter to Homan saying they were "deeply ...

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  • Analyst Earnings Insight: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
Analyst Earnings Insight: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $181.48. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 4.77% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Rafferty maintained The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . The shares were sold at an average price of $245.18, for a total transaction of $1,812,615.74...

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  • China pork output edges up in 2017 from year before
China pork output edges up in 2017 from year before

Economists polled by Reuters predicted China's economic growth would slow to 6.5 percent in 2018 from an expected 6.8 percent in 2017. According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the rate of expansion of Asia's largest economy was steady in the fourth quarter of previous year at an annualised pace of 6.8%, beating economists' forecasts for ...

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  • British Construction Giant Carillion Goes into Liquidation
British Construction Giant Carillion Goes into Liquidation

The Cabinet Office decline to comment. Employees on public sector contracts will continue to be paid, whereas those on private sector contracts will receive no pay after Wednesday. The British Government warned directors of the firm, which handled hundreds of public contracts, they would be hit with "severe penalties" if found guilty of misconduc...

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  • Airbus shares fall despite record deliveries and strong orders in 2017
Airbus shares fall despite record deliveries and strong orders in 2017

Airbus sold 1,109 planes last year, 52 per cent higher than 2016, outstripping rival Boeing thanks to a raft of end-of-year deals, including a US$50 billion order for 430 A320neos from United States private equity firm Indigo Partners . "I bet that in 2020 we will deliver more aircraft than Boeing", Chief Operating Officer Fabrice Bregier, who ...

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  • Uber prevents police retrieving company data
Uber prevents police retrieving company data

The company allegedly used the system at least 24 times from spring 2015 until late 2016, but the report does not claim that Uber used the system for any United States offices. The company also said its policy is to cooperate with all valid searches and requests for data. Other companies have shut off computers during police raids and later g...

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  • Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Position Has Raised by Third Avenue Management Llc
Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Position Has Raised by Third Avenue Management Llc

The stock increased 2.65% or $2.99 during the last trading session, reaching $115.94. About 872,607 shares traded. The FCF Growth of Independence Realty Trust, Inc. with 12.34 million shares, SECURITY CAPITAL RESEARCH & MANAGEMENT INC with 3.84 million shares, FMR LLC with 3.54 million shares, and STATE STREET CORP with 3.2 million shares.

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  • Finally KQ to fly Nairobi-New York direct
Finally KQ to fly Nairobi-New York direct

Kenya Airways operates a further 40 routes within Africa from Nairobi. The national carrier said it expected the flights between Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) and New York's JFK Airport to play a critical role in returning it profit making territory.

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  • Treasury Bond ETFs Weakening on Foreign Demand Concerns
Treasury Bond ETFs Weakening on Foreign Demand Concerns

The greenback also lost ground against a basket of major currencies. The Bloomberg News report had lifted yields on the 10-year government bond to a 10-month high on Wednesday. But it might not be time to panic yet, strategists at Danske Bank A/S said. A shrinking pile of overall foreign exchange reserves could mean lower demand for U.S.

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  • Delta Airlines apologises for listing China's territories as independent countries
Delta Airlines apologises for listing China's territories as independent countries

Authorities are investigating Marriott International after the US-based hotel corporation categorised Chinese territories as "country" in an e-mail questionnaire to its members, which caused a stir among Chinese netizens, state-run Xinhua news agency reported .

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  • Walmart Raises Wages in Midst of Tax Overhaul
Walmart Raises Wages in Midst of Tax Overhaul

Walmart , on the other hand, sells about 20 times as many different goods to a customer base that is on average much poorer, and shops primarily on price. Wal-Mart plans to share part of its savings under the new tax law with its employees. "On Thursday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin praised Walmart's wage hike during a White House briefi...

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  • Manufacturing lifts India's November factory output by 8%
Manufacturing lifts India's November factory output by 8%

Total retail sales rose to $495.4 billion in the final month of the year, a 0.4 percent increase compared to November. Earlier this month, Finance Minister had told Parliament that the inflation had increased owing to a seasonal rise in vegetable prices and the higher house rent allowances disbursed to government employees under the 7th Pay Commi...

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  • Ice Cream Recall: Listeria Concerns in 30 Chains' Ice Cream Bars
Ice Cream Recall: Listeria Concerns in 30 Chains' Ice Cream Bars

It can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women. The company "through an abundance of caution" extended the recall for the entire year, according to the FDA. Fieldbrook Foods is working with each of these retailers to recall the affected products. Ice cream bars sold at Ohio Kroger and Meijer stores , among others, are being r...

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