Brownback announces first responder wireless network

Verizon says it controls about two-thirds of the market for police, firefighters and first responders. Sam Brownback yesterday announced his decision to accept the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) deployment plan offered by First... More..

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Diamond ring lost nearly 13 years ago turns up on garden carrot
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Diamond ring lost nearly 13 years ago turns up on garden carrot

Grams found out about the ring from her daughter-in-law, who phoned on Monday after plucking the ring-clad carrot from the family farm. Mary Grams , 84, had lost her beloved ring in 2004 while she was in the...More..

by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

What Are Analysts Opinions On Halliburton Company

Therefore 91% are positive. The company was maintained on Monday, August 24 by Axiom Securities. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 2.09% whereas Month Volatility is at 2.68%. ...More..

Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city

In comparison, Damascus in war-torn Syria was deemed the world's worst among the 140 cities surveyed, followed by Lagos in Nigeria, Libyan city Tripoli, Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, and Port Moresby in Papua New ...More..

Urban Outfitters Shares Rally After Sales, Earnings Beat
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Urban Outfitters Shares Rally After Sales, Earnings Beat

The number of shares now owned by investors are 112.56 mln. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Urban Outfitters by 17.6% in the first quarter. Looking out over the past year, company sha...More..

ANOTHER CEO Quits Trump's White House Council Over Charlottesville
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

ANOTHER CEO Quits Trump's White House Council Over Charlottesville

Kevine Plank, the CEO of Under Armour , released an official statement of resignation on Twitter . Frazier's resignation came after Trump sparked a national backlash Saturday by suggesting that "many sides" ...More..

Elliott raises its bet on a 'more responsive' BHP under new leadership
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Elliott raises its bet on a 'more responsive' BHP under new leadership

The US-based hedge fund, which is headed by billionaire Paul Singer , now holds 5 per cent of BHP Billiton's London stock. Buying an individual stock means that you own a piece of the company. A number of a...More..

Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) Receives Market Perform Recommendation from Sanford C. Bernstein
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) Receives Market Perform Recommendation from Sanford C. Bernstein

As of the end of the quarter Barings LLC had bought a total of 1,740 shares growing its position 33.0%. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are underv...More..

Mexican Authorities Seize 10000 Gallons Of Tainted Alcohol
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mexican Authorities Seize 10000 Gallons Of Tainted Alcohol

Mexican authorities cleared through 31 Mexico resorts, clubs, and restaurants, confiscating 10,000 gallons of illicit alcohol, during a "crackdown" that occurred shortly after CrimeOnline called attention to ...More..

S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 percent as North Korea tensions wane
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 percent as North Korea tensions wane

South Korea's won currency dropped 0.9 per cent against the dollar to its lowest close since 13 July. The dollar was down 0.53 percent against the yen at 109.48 yen, after briefly dropping as low as 109.53. ...More..

United Kingdom inflation lower than expected, easing rate hike prospects
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

United Kingdom inflation lower than expected, easing rate hike prospects

Inflation based on the Wholesale Price Index was 0.90 per cent in June 2017 and 0.63 per cent in July 2016. The prices factories charge for goods rose at the slowest rate since December at 3.2 percent. "It...More..

Scots unemployment rate rises despite UK-wide fall
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Scots unemployment rate rises despite UK-wide fall

Figures show the labor market's strength still isn't feeding into robust wage growth, though, highlighting a conundrum that is testing central banks in many advanced economies. Unemployment fell to 4.4 per cent...More..

Brooks Koepka is golf's aggregate major champion of 2017
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Brooks Koepka is golf's aggregate major champion of 2017

Hideki Matsuyama , bidding to become Japan's first major victor, led going into the back nine, but with six men within two shots the final major of the season was set for a thrilling finale, with five men joint...More..

by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Traders Keeping Cypress Semiconductor Corp (CY) on Close Watch As Shares Move

IFP Advisors Inc boosted its stake in ON Semiconductor Corporation by 87.5% in the first quarter. Over the past 50 days, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation stock was -10.46% off of the high and 4.97% removed...More..

Instagram is rolling out threaded comments
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Instagram is rolling out threaded comments

If you know how the current comment system is, which is where each comment is posted as a new comment to the bottom of the single thread, this new implementation is greatly appreciated. The new feature is now r...More..

TJX Companies Inc (TJX) Stock Rises on Q2 Earnings, Revenue Beats
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

TJX Companies Inc (TJX) Stock Rises on Q2 Earnings, Revenue Beats

It has underperformed by 18.72% the S&P500. ( TJX ) are stable and safe compared to the lower market capitalization companies. The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,686,493 shares. Since March 3, 2017, ...More..

Global stocks, dollar extend slide as tensions between US-North Korea escalate
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Global stocks, dollar extend slide as tensions between US-North Korea escalate

Wall Street seemed to mostly shrug off Trump's attack on Kenneth Frazier after the Merck CEO quit the president's manufacturing council in protest of the president's response to the events in Charlottesville. O...More..

BC minimum wage to jump 50 cents to $11.35 per hour
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

BC minimum wage to jump 50 cents to $11.35 per hour

To anyone hoping for more than that, Bains said the new government is doing everything it can to catch up with years of no wage increases at all for low wage workers. Other minimum-wage provisions in the employ...More..

Court Orders LinkedIn to Open Public Data to Third Party Sites
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Court Orders LinkedIn to Open Public Data to Third Party Sites

In granting HiQ Labs Inc.'s request for a preliminary injunction, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen said the company presented convincing arguments that LinkedIn's primary motivation was to shut down a competi...More..

Standard Life Aberdeen CEOs pledge decade at helm
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Standard Life Aberdeen CEOs pledge decade at helm

Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life have completed their merger, first announced in March 2017, creating a new entity with just under $1 trillion in assets under management. Standard Life's Global Absol...More..

Woman says she found rodent in Chick-fil-A sandwich
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Woman says she found rodent in Chick-fil-A sandwich

A Holland, Pennsylvania woman claims in the lawsuit that she found a small rodent baked into the bottom bun of a sandwich she purchases at the Chick-Fil-A in Langhorne. She says she followed that call up by ema...More..

Elephant charges, kills big game hunter in Africa
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Elephant charges, kills big game hunter in Africa

An Argentinian hunter was killed in Namibia on Saturday after he was caught in a stampede of elephants he was looking to shoot and kill, according to the Namibia Press Agency . Theunis Botha, 51, had been ...More..

AMC Entertainment Holdings' (NYSE:AMC)
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

AMC Entertainment Holdings' (NYSE:AMC) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Barrington Research

Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 75,348 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,370,000 after buying an additional 32,223 shares in the last quarter. If you are reading this article on another website, it was...More..

Stifel Nicolaus Downgrades Rating On Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS)
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Stifel Nicolaus Downgrades Rating On Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS)

As per Thursday, October 29, the company rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. Dicks Sporting Goods Inc now has $3.93 billion valuation. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, August 11 by UBS. Its up 0...More..

Advance Auto Parts Reports 2nd Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Advance Auto Parts Reports 2nd Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results

Citigroup Inc. dropped their price target on Advance Auto Parts from $177.00 to $168.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. If you are reading this report o...More..