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Finance Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut
Author: 0 Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut

The cartel has agreed to prolong supply curbs for another nine months during a ministerial meeting on Thursday in Vienna , two Opec delegates familiar with the discussions said. USA crude inventory data released Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration was broadly upbeat for producers, showing the lowest overhang since December 2014.

Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines Flight Returns To Melbourne Due To 'Disruptive Passenger'

Mr Ambrose said it took authorities an hour to check the plane. "Everyone was sh-ing themselves". Police understand he has a history of mental illness. Delays are expected at Melbourne Airport today as it recovers from the closure. In a statement tonight, the airline said Flight MH128 which departed from Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday night, was expected to arrive in Kuala Lumpur on June 1 at 5.28am (Malaysian time).

Finance Meghalaya Govt Announces Hike in Wages of Labourers
Author: 0 Meghalaya Govt Announces Hike in Wages of Labourers

This will give more than a quarter of employees in the province a pay increase and will help ensure that more workers are benefitting from Ontario's economic growth. The proposed changes are in response to a government-commissioned report released last week that included 173 recommendations to address the issue of precarious work.

Finance Amazon offers refunds for unauthorized in-app charges
Author: 0 Amazon offers refunds for unauthorized in-app charges

But unauthorized Amazon purchases are not limited to Alexa and the company is about to pay a huge sum to rectify the situation. The Federal Trade Commission announced refunds are now available for parents whose children made in-app purchases without their knowledge.

Author: 0 Oil drops after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Now however, oil stockpiles of 3 billion barrels - 300 million above the five-year average -are keeping prices low, even as production is cut. European stock markets opened down as turbulence in oil markets following Thursday's OPEC meeting, at which oil producers extended existing output cuts but did not expand them, undermined sentiment towards risk assets in general.

Finance SFO-bound plane diverted after electronic device catches fire
Author: 0 SFO-bound plane diverted after electronic device catches fire

Kat Honniball, who was aboard the JetBlue flight, told WZZM-TV in Grand Rapids that passengers were "absolutely calm" as flight attendants responded. It's not clear what type of device caught fire. "Lithium-ion batteries are inherently volatile". If the batteries were to catch fire in the cargo hold, European regulators and other experts have warned , it would be much more hard to respond to fires.

Author: 0 Deutsche Bank AG Raises easyJet plc (EZJ) Price Target to GBX 1125

The TP indicates a possible upside of 11.05 % from firm's last price. Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to "Equal-Weight" rating in Tuesday, March 15 report. About 1.09M shares traded. Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Among 18 analysts covering Experian PLC (LON:EXPN), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold.

Finance Call me maybe _ on my cellphone
Author: 0 Call me maybe _ on my cellphone

AP Canadian Bureau Chief Rob Gillies said in response to the report that Trudeau is calling Trump on his cellphone. That said, this recent development isn't surprising as much as it is disappointing: it appears that President Trump has been urging world leaders to call him directly on his personal cell phone.

Finance Uber fires Otto co-founder Anthony Levandowski due to Waymo dispute
Author: 0 Uber fires Otto co-founder Anthony Levandowski due to Waymo dispute

Waymo argues that Levanowski left the company after stealing 14,000 documents regarding its Lidar technology - a system of lasers that most self-driving auto companies use as navigation systems for their vehicles. Levandowski leaves the company with no vested Uber shares, said the executive, because he hadn't met necessary performance milestones. Waymo claims Levandowski downloaded 14,000 technical files from a company server and used the information to launch autonomous truck ...

Author: 0 Greece, Italy tensions hit euro, Asian stocks, lift yen, gold

A German press report said Athens may opt out of its next bailout payment if creditors can not strike a deal. Due to holidays US and United Kingdom markets were closed on Monday, which gave investors fewer directional clues to follow. North Korea's state media earlier accused the US of staging a drill to practice dropping nuclear bombs on the Korean peninsula. The MSCI world equity index .MIWD00000PUS , which tracks shares in 45 nations, fell 0.40 point or 0.09 percent, to 463.89.

Author: 0 Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant To Shut Down In 2019

Exelon wants Pennsylvania to give nuclear power the kind of preferential treatment and premium payments that are extended to renewable forms of energy, such as wind and solar. But a recent slide in energy prices, with natural gas sinking 64 percent over a decade, has left nuclear energy at a disadvantage. Folmer, Wolf, and other politicians recognize that closing Three Mile Island also cuts well-paying jobs.

Finance Sterling dips after poll suggests hung parliament
Author: 0 Sterling dips after poll suggests hung parliament

British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party dropped to 6 percentage points in a poll published on Tuesday, the latest to show a tightening race since the Manchester bombing and a U-turn over social care plans.

Author: 0 That price puts Amazon's market value at about $478 billion

But companies like Amazon have chosen to reward its long-term investors. "Things continue to go well and investors are looking for more upside". That price puts Amazon's market value at about $478 billion, double that of rival Wal-Mart and more than 15 times the size of Target.

Author: 0 US consumer spending, incomes grew solidly in April

And based on how the year had just gone, investors were considerably more skeptical about the Fed following through with another increase three months later than they were the year before - a subsequent hike in June was seen as more likely than one in March.

Author: 0 Pentagon successfully tests missile defense system amid concerns about N. Korea

Jim Syring said in a statement. "This test clearly demonstrates to our adversaries that our homeland missile defense system remains on track to defend our country", Sen. The intercept rocket released a 5-foot-long "kill vehicle" that collided with the mock warhead over the Pacific and destroyed it through the sheer force of the impact, an endeavor likened to shooting a bullet with a bullet.

Author: 0 Amazon's stock tops $1000 for the first time

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and forty-five have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) or 38,771 shares. Monetta Fin Inc invested in 3.69% or 8,000 shares. $3.88 million worth of Amazon .com, Inc. The Puzo Michael J holds 45,525 shares with $5.27M value, up from 41,290 last quarter.

Author: 0 US shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

Pentagon spokesman Navy Captain Jeff Davis had said the test was not timed specifically in response to tensions with Pyongyang but that "in a broad sense, North Korea is one of the reasons why we have this capability". The military has been testing the interceptor system since 1999, but this is the first time it was tested on an intercontinental missile. Earlier this month, an unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base as part of a test.

Author: 0 Liberum Capital Downgrades Supergroup PLC (SGP) to Hold

Alyeska Group Lp, a Illinois-based fund reported 423,068 shares. Pnc Financial Ser Gru owns 52,875 shares for 0% of their portfolio. National Bankshares, Inc.is a financial holding company. Morgan. As per Monday, November 2, the company rating was downgraded by Nordea. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, May 19 by Shore Capital. Therefore 63% are positive.

Author: 0 Proud Wenger hails Arsenal's "spectacular" FA Cup win

Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has expressed his delight that Arsenal had something to smile about in what has been a tough season following their 2-1 win against 10-man Chelsea in Staurday's FA Cup final, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Author: 0 Manchester attack transforms Britain's election campaign

Replying to another man who said he liked the Labour manifesto but did not see him as "someone who could run this country", Mr Corbyn said he saw himself as a listening politician. "There's nothing in there because we're not going to do it", he said. Mrs May was then tackled on social care plans, dubbed the "dementia tax", by an elderly audience member wearing a military tie and blazer, who asked: "Why should we in my generation vote for you?" "It's only by dialogue and process we ...