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Branson calls Trump 'naive' for exiting Paris climate accord

Along with setting climate change as a priority for the state, the bill creates a state commission dedicated to studying climate change and putting out detailed plans for responding both to sea-level rise and climate change as a whole, with the stipulation that the plans align with the Paris agreement .

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Horror of a journey, recounts para-athlete

However, when she boarded the coach, she discovered that she had been given an upper berth. Worldwide para-athlete Suvarana Raj's repeated pleas for a lower birth was rejected. Ms. Raj said she had been denied her basic rights as a human being. "I really don't know why, but I was very taken aback", she said. Suvarna Raj, being a medal-winning athlete and a National Award victor, and involved in politics, got a response that perhaps many other people would not have been able to garner.

RBI issues new batch of Rs 500 notes

The design of these new notes will be similar to that of Rs 500 notes in the Mahatma Gandhi New Series. It will only come with an inset letter "A" in both the number panels on the front side, according to The Indian Express . The Reserve Bank of India is issuing a new batch of Rs 500 notes (under the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series) with inset letter "A" in both the number panels, the central bank said in a press release on Tuesday.

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE:CLI)

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 58,655 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $1,702,000 after buying an additional 13,210 shares during the period. In other Mack-Cali Realty Corporation news, Director Alan G. Philibosian sold 15,000 shares of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 17th.

Philip Morris International Inc

It has outperformed by 29.15% the S&P500. Vontobel Asset invested 5.1% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Philip Morris International, Inc.is 7%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 11.2%.

It's complicated: Puerto Ricans vote on knotty USA relationship

Following the ballot, Puerto Rico's governor announced that his nation has overwhelmingly voted "yes" in the non-binding referendum to join the U.S. as the 51st state. Puerto Rico spent an estimated $8 million on the campaign and election process, according to a government spokesman. No matter the results, however, Congress stood firm on island's political status and it remained a USA territory.

Jefferies Group LLC Downgrades BHP Billiton PLC (BBL) to Hold

Davis-Rea Ltd acquired 11,404 shares as Bhp Billiton (BHP)'s stock declined 8.86%. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 45.48M shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.08, from 1.02 in 2016Q3. Tracking other technical indicators, the 14-day RSI is presently standing at 74.68, the 7-day sits at 88.31, and the 3-day is resting at 97.21 for VinaCapital ...

TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

The firm's market capitalization is $351.33 million. The company had a trading volume of 1,841,412 shares. Shares of Tetra Technologies (NYSE:TTI) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 1.58, number of Recs in ABR is 12 while industry rank of the company by ABR is 154 out of 265.

Killing Floor 2 Get its First Seasonal Event, The Summer Sideshow

Seasonal events are finally making a return to the Killing Floor series, with this year's Summer Sideshow . Tripwire say there will be two new weapons, fifty new cosmetic items, and minigames galore. The Summer Sideshow will be out tomorrow, and Killing Floor 2 will be free to play for a week-with a discount for anyone who decides to buy it during that time.

Kingfisher plc's (KGF) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at HSBC Holdings plc

This is an increase from Interquest Group plc's previous dividend of $0.50. They now have a GBX 440 ($5.57) target price on the home improvement retailer's stock. HSBC Holdings plc downgraded shares of William Hill plc to a "reduce" rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from GBX 265 ($3.42) to GBX 255 ($3.29) in a research report on Wednesday, February 15th.

What we know so far about Microsoft's Project Scorpio

Even if the Xbox Project Scorpio is VR-capable, up till now, there has been no news of Microsoft launching a compatible VR headset , despite having its own HoloGraphic VR technology. We're not convinced Sony should be anxious about "Scorpio", but it might be thinking otherwise. This $50 savings brings the Xbox One S price from $249 to $199.

Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Broderick Brian C who had been investing in Cisco Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $155.04 billion market cap company. Newfocus Fincl Grp Llc reported 156,041 shares stake. Nichols Pratt Advisers Llp Ma owns 1.69% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 591,604 shares.

NZ accounting scandal sees Fuji Xerox chairman resign

The government is staying silent on an accounting scandal in New Zealand and Australia which saw four worldwide Fuji Xerox bosses, including the chairman, resign over losses of more than $350 million. Fujifilm first disclosed the investigation in April, saying it was investigating what it believed then to be a 22 billion yen accounting discrepancy.

Channel 10 in funding crisis, shares put in trading halt

Coming under administration could, however, help Ten by allowing it to freeze and then renegotiate expensive licensing contracts with US studios for shows such as NCIS and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Ten asked to be put into a 24-hour trading halt while it assessed its its options. Ten has flagged renegotiation of some of its programming contracts as one potential savings area, and all commercial TV networks received a gift from the federal government in the May federal budget when ...

Administration looks to curb CFPB powers, change bank rules

The report, written in response to a Trump Administration executive order in February, is projected to be 160 pages long and released under the oversight of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin after the markets close on June 12, according to people familiar with the matter.

DC, Maryland attorneys general to sue President Trump

The plaintiffs believe that foreign investment in business trump contrary to the Constitution of the country. After the CREW lawsuit was filed, the Trump Organization said that Trump , a New York-based real estate mogul and investor, had relinquished all involvement in his businesses.

New York Times sources say Uber discussing leave for CEO

According to sources speaking with the New York Times , the question of whether Kalanick should take a leave of absense rests in the hands of Garrett Camp, Uber's chairman, and board member Ryan Graves. More significantly, former Uber executive Eric Alexander was found to have obtained the personal medical records of a customer who was raped by a driver in India in 2014, Recode previously reported.

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL) EVP Sells 23857 Shares of Stock

Oakbrook Ltd Liability Company has 0.08% invested in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ: AAL ). The stock had a trading volume of 520,428 shares. Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) has risen 37.63% since June 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Deltec Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 346,876 shares or 3.78% of its portfolio. Nomura Holdings Inc decreased Electronic Arts Inc (NASDAQ:EA) stake by 4,589 shares to 25,411 valued at $2.00M in 2016Q4.

Gold edges up on weaker stocks, dollar ahead of Fed meeting

The Fed's two-day meeting will wrap up on June 14, where a dollar-supportive rate increase is widely expected although never guaranteed. "With the United Kingdom event risk successfully negotiated, it would appear the market is putting more emphasis on this week's FOMC [Federal open market committee] rate hike", said Jeffrey Halley, a senior market analyst with Oanda, adding that markets had priced in an nearly 100% chance the Fed would lift rates.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) shows Price to Sale ratio of 1.14

Evercore upgraded JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) on Friday, January 29 to "Buy" rating. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $23.15 and touched its 52-Week Low of $14.76. On Monday, April 3rd, Joel Clinton Peterson sold 5,120 shares of JetBlue Airways stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.66, for a total value of $41,320.00.

Ford Motor Company (F) Receives "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.03 on June 9, reaching $11.13. About 1.01M shares traded. In recent action, Ford Motor Company (F) has made a move of +1.09% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. Old Second Financial Bank Of Aurora has 0% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Mayo Advisers Ltd Liability Company owns 2.17% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 297,750 shares.

Revenue Estimates Analysis IAMGOLD Corp. (IAG)

Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its position in IAMGOLD Corp by 5.6% in the first quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 27,537 shares of the mining company's stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 1,040 shares in the last quarter.

Alex Rodriguez treats daughter Natasha to Jennifer Lopez concert

Rodriguez followed up with a clip on Instagram of a fun moment backstage. Tashi is the eldest of A-Rod's two daughters with ex-wife Cynthia Scurtis. He posted a video last week of Lopez giving Natasha a high five and hug after the preteen finished an at-home performance.

Philippines Didn't Seek US Support in City Siege: Duterte

At the Marawi City Hall, Mayor Majul Gandamra asserted that government forces would defeat the terrorists. Policemen roamed a community that troops had wrested back from the militants and festooned abandoned houses with small flags. embassy in Manila which said the support had been requested by the government. Duterte, who has made a series of rhetorical attacks against the USA - the Philippines longest-standing military ally - retracted his statement that the southern Philippines ...

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IRWD): Institutional Investor Sentiment Up to 1.5

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: IRWD ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 8th. $25,749 worth of Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Spark Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.63% in Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh, a Germany-based fund reported 151,297 shares.

Uber Employees Sacked Over Harassment Claims Against The Company

An Uber spokesperson also said the company will continue running a confidential hotline for employees to report concerns, and that its employee relations team has doubled. Last month, Uber fired Anthony Levandowski , the star self-driving-car engineer who once worked for Google and is at the heart of the case. It hints at possibly damning information that will be coming from Holder's law firm before too long.

Theresa May apologises to party MPs for election 'mess'

But it was her words about the party which won many over. "She acknowledged, and was asked and agreed, there was going to be a broader consensus in the party, listening to all the wings of the party on Brexit ". The British general election last week has done little to remove the uncertainty facing the business community and Britain's worldwide partners, as it delivered a shock hung Parliament, forcing the government to turn to the right wing Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party.

Early projections suggest Macron's REM party winning majority

Macron's party was established just over a year ago and many candidates have little or no political experience. The party's secretary general, Nicolas Bay, warned of Macron getting "a majority so big that he will have a sort of blank check for the next five years".

Pearson plc (PSON) Downgraded to "Hold" at Kepler Capital Markets

Vanguard Group Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) for 276,643 shares. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG reissued an outperform rating and set a GBX 240 ($3.08) price target on shares of ITV plc in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st.

The Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Sell" Rating for Halma plc (HLMA)

The stock decreased 2.50% or GBX 106.25 on June 12, reaching GBX 4148.75. About 103 shares traded. Group PLC ( LON:GOCO ) traded down 0.79% during trading on Monday, hitting GBX 94.50. Since February 6, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $11.71 million activity. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company.

The Piermont Capital Management Inc. Has $789000 Stake in Fortinet Inc (FTNT)

In other news, Director Ming Hsieh sold 4,743 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $39.45, for a total transaction of $436,198.65. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in Fortinet by 3.3% in the first quarter. This is the consensus earnings per share number according to data from Zack's Research.

Easyjet plane diverted after 'suspicious conversation'

The German daily Bild , quoting a spokesman for the German federal police, said the plane pilot had chose to make an emergency landing when the passengers told the flight attendants that they heard the three men using words like " bombs " and " explosives ".

First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc

Retail Bank Of Montreal Can reported 28,358 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Snyder Capital Management L P holds 2.44% of its portfolio in Helen of Troy Limited for 476,505 shares. On Monday, May 1 the insider TAYLOR MICHAEL L sold $99,133. Also, SVP Christopher L. Slabach sold 1,500 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 15th.

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

Marathon Pete Corp now has $28.95B valuation. The stock rose 0.24% or $0.03 reaching $12.57. The company's Market capitalization is $192.82 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 4.27 Billion. Mizuho Securities Usa reported 213,600 shares. Jaffetilchin Invest Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.07% in BofI Holding, Inc. Miura Management Lc has 3.35% invested in Zoe's Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) for 640,000 shares.