Australian man checks in single can of beer for flight

Qantas does not charge passengers for their first piece of checked luggage, and he was travelling light. Stinson, said he and a friend had come up with the idea as a joke. According to Peter Ellis of travel site FlightMood , seeing a can of bee... More..

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Students Get Free Beats Headphones On MacBook And iPad Purchase
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Students Get Free Beats Headphones On MacBook And iPad Purchase

The company is going to offer a choice of Beats Solo3 Wireless, BeatsX, or Powerbeats 3 headphones to customers who are eligible for this promotion. iPad Pro purchasers will receive $150 in savings for the sa...More..

Bank of Canada raises key rate a quarter point
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Bank of Canada raises key rate a quarter point

Above-potential growth is becoming more widespread in the euro area. The bank as recently as January had said rate cuts are still on the table and the hawkish shift caught many by surprise. On inflation, BOC ...More..

SunTrust Banks Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

SunTrust Banks Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

For the quarter, shares are performing at -13.11%. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new stake in shares of NRG Energy during the fourth quarter worth about $125,000. The stock boasts a ...More..

Germany makes arrests over theft of biggest gold coin
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Germany makes arrests over theft of biggest gold coin

The stolen coin, called the "Canadian Big Maple Leaf " has a face value of $1 million, and is made of pure 24-carat gold, which means it is worth is more than its face value - about $4.2 million. While one sid...More..

by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Downgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

The company has market cap of $96.11 million. It closed at $25.65 lastly. It is down 31.80% since July 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.60% the S&P500. Analysts are forecasting earnings of...More..

Finance Ministry seeks report from Sebi over NSE technical failure
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Finance Ministry seeks report from Sebi over NSE technical failure

He said the exchange then compounded the confusion with failed attempts at re-starting trade and by allowing derivatives trading to continue before finally fixing the lack of stock price updates. Subsequently...More..

UK Competition Watchdog Refers Proposed Tesco/Booker Merger For In-depth Probe
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

UK Competition Watchdog Refers Proposed Tesco/Booker Merger For In-depth Probe

But the announcement immediately raised questions about the potential effect on competition and the CMA opened a preliminary investigation in May. Tesco operates more than 3,000 stores across the United Kingd...More..

by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Steady Activities: Sanchez Energy Corp (NYSE:SN)

Sanchez Energy Corporation has a 12 month low of $5.60 and a 12 month high of $14.39. State Street Corp now owns 3,357,476 shares of the energy producer's stock valued at $30,321,000 after buying an additional ...More..

West Indies beat Pakistan by 17 runs under D/L method
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

West Indies beat Pakistan by 17 runs under D/L method

Deandra Dottin and Stafanie combined well as the former's unbeaten 104 and skipper's 90 off 107 balls propelled West Indies to 285/4 in their allotted 50 overs. A shaky start was by the West Indians with open...More..

Roybal Bank of Scotland pays $5.5B fine over shoddy mortgage practices
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Roybal Bank of Scotland pays $5.5B fine over shoddy mortgage practices

The main lawsuit against RBS from the FHFA was in the U.S. District Court for the District of CT and related to about $32 billion of mortgage-backed securities. "We have always been very open about the fact the...More..

Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds

Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) has declined 20.28% since July 12, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 0.85% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 647,936 shares of the public utilit...More..

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT)
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT)

Reliance Trust who had been investing in Weatherford Intl Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.48B market cap company. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have...More..

Priyanka Chopra is playing a yoga ambassador in her third Hollywood film
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Priyanka Chopra is playing a yoga ambassador in her third Hollywood film

It stars Jim Parsons, Claire Danes and Octavia Spencer. They were filming in Central Park, where at one point Adam was seen gripping Priyanka from behind in what appeared to be a stab at the Heimlich maneuver...More..

Manny Pacquiao responds to Jeff Horn victory verdict
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Manny Pacquiao responds to Jeff Horn victory verdict

In an interview with Greg Bishop of Sports Illustrated , Roach said he believes McGregor has a chance to beat Mayweather after what he saw Horn do to Pacquiao. "For this reason, transparency is so important", ...More..

SC Gymboree stores to shut down, closing sales to start next week
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

SC Gymboree stores to shut down, closing sales to start next week

Children's retailer Gymboree announced on Tuesday plans to close 350 Gymboree, Crazy 8 and Janie and Jack locations this summer as the company has filed for Chapter 11. The chain is closing 350 stores across th...More..

Sabre Lodging System Hack Impacts Four Seasons Hotel Guests
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Sabre Lodging System Hack Impacts Four Seasons Hotel Guests

According to the notice, an investigation into the incident discovered that an unauthorized party first gained access to payment card data and other information, including the names, emails, addresses and phone...More..

Sherif vs Markafi: Supreme Court delivers judgment tomorrow
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Sherif vs Markafi: Supreme Court delivers judgment tomorrow

It can be recalled that the Ahmed Makarfi Led-National Working Committee, NWC, was earlier sacked by the Port Harcourt Division of the Court of Appeal. We need the Supreme Court to make a pronouncement on the...More..

Malawi attends opening of children's wing of Malawi hospital
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Malawi attends opening of children's wing of Malawi hospital

The child care unit is funded by the 58-year-old singer's charity Raising Malawi in collaboration with the minister of health. Blantyre - Madonna is in Malawi for the official opening of a hospital children...More..

Burberry reports 3 percent underlying growth in first quarter
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Burberry reports 3 percent underlying growth in first quarter

The company reported weakness in some areas of Continental Europe such as Italy. Conversion in the USA, it said, continued to improve partly benefiting from a successful BPC programme and this partially mitigat...More..

Scotland's unemployment rate falls to post-recession low
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Scotland's unemployment rate falls to post-recession low

But this is still above the Scottish jobless rate of 3.8 per cent. Across the United Kingdom as a whole, the jobless rate reduced by 0.2% to 4.5%, meaning the number of those unemployed in the country fell to...More..

by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Faroe Petroleum plc (FPM) Earns "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC

Letko Brosseau And Assocs owns 2.09 million shares. Shares of Wolseley plc ( WOS ) traded down 0.09% during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 4696.00. Liberum Capital has "Hold" rating and GBX 4900 target. In...More..

Airport workers strike at LaGuardia, Newark
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Airport workers strike at LaGuardia, Newark

The Philadelphia workers include hundreds of baggage handlers, cabin cleaners, wheelchair attendants and skycaps employed by PrimeFlight and Prospect - a pair of airport service contractors used by American Air...More..

'Outlander' Season 3 premiere date and key art are here
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

'Outlander' Season 3 premiere date and key art are here

Amazon Prime Video has just announced that the first episode of Outlander season three will be available to stream from Monday 11th September this year in the United Kingdom, less than a day after the show a...More..

G20 leaders back Paris climate change pact, despite United States withdrawal
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

G20 leaders back Paris climate change pact, despite United States withdrawal

The G20 comprises Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Germany, France, Britain, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Canada, South Korea, Mexico, Russia , Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, the USA and the Eur...More..