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Finance Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards
Author: 0 Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards

Yeah, sure there are other explanations for the two seconds of footage, like perhaps he was deep in contemplation over Mary J. Blige's greatness or maybe just realised he didn't feed his pet goldfish this morning, IDK. Beyonce was the most nominated artiste and although she missed the event (thanks to new babies), she was able to sweep the Best Female R&B/Pop, Best Album and the Coca Cola Viewers Choice Awards , all for her record-breaking Lemonade album.

Author: 0 Italy makes 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks afloat

Milan-based Intesa can initially tap about €5.2 billion to take on some assets without hurting capital ratios, he said . However, the plans will see around €17 billion in state funds used to wind down the banks, protect Intesa's balance sheet and shield certain investors from losses, a strategy which has been approved by European Commission officials in Brussels.

Author: 0 More evacuations in wildfire near Utah ski resort town

Almost 1,000 firefighters battled a Utah wildfire that grew Sunday morning to almost 67 square miles (174 square kilometers) and has prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins. About 1,000 personnel are fighting the fire. South-west winds could force the blaze to spread however, the statement said. A number of communities in the area were forced to evacuate, including the entire town of Brian Head.

Finance Amazon-Whole Foods Marriage Could Disrupt Grocery Business (NASDAQ:AMZN)
Author: 0 Amazon-Whole Foods Marriage Could Disrupt Grocery Business (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Amazon , which reported $12.5 billion in cash and equivalents and a free cash flow of $10.2 billion in the year ended March 31, has plenty to spend. Amazon could have built up its groceries business without acquisitions, but that would have been costly and time-consuming, said Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail.

Finance Sentencing hearing today for ex-nurse serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer
Author: 0 Sentencing hearing today for ex-nurse serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer

The former Ontario nurse also attempted to murder Wayne Hedges, 57 , Michael Priddle, 63, Sandra Towler, 77, and Beverly Bertram, 68. The offences occurred in a private home and three Ontario long-term care facilities where she was employed, including the Caressant Care home in Woodstock, the Meadow Park facility in London, and Telfer Place retirement home in Paris.

Author: 0 Support for gay marriage surges, even among groups once wary

Since Arkansas requires that the husbands of mothers of babies conceived through artificial insemination by an anonymous sperm donor be named on the birth certificate, a birth certificate in that is not just about biological relationships and the state can not treat same-sex marriages differently from opposite-sex marriages.

Finance Pentagon agrees to $12 billion jet deal with Qatar
Author: 0 Pentagon agrees to $12 billion jet deal with Qatar

As the Saudi-led bloc moved against Qatar , the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's attempts to remain neutral were overshadowed by a series of heavy handed Tweets from Trump, in which he accused Qatar of supporting "terror". Salman thanked Sharif for his visit and appreciated the exceptional success of Pakistan against extremism and terrorism. The crisis has put Turkey in a delicate position as Ankara regards Qatar as its chief ally in the Gulf but is also keen to maintain its ...

Finance Burling, Team New Zealand win Race 7 in America's Cup
Author: 0 Burling, Team New Zealand win Race 7 in America's Cup

Team New Zealand has won seven races but began with a negative point because Oracle won the qualifiers. Until the sixth race, the powerhouse American-backed squad, crewed mostly by Australians, had been humbled by the underfunded but crafty Kiwis, helmed by 26-year-old Peter Burling .

Finance U.S. durable goods orders miss forecasts in May
Author: 0 U.S. durable goods orders miss forecasts in May

The consensus estimate from Bloomberg was -0.4%, but on top of this reading came a revision for April to -0.9% ($230.7 billion) from the preliminary -0.7% reading. "Durable goods orders were a disappointment today nearly no matter how you slice it", writes Aaron Kohli of BMO Capital Markets . Total U.S. industrial production rose 2.2% in May from a year earlier, including 1.4% growth for manufacturing output, according to Federal Reserve data.

Finance Oil prices up despite growing number of United States drilling rigs
Author: 0 Oil prices up despite growing number of United States drilling rigs

The price of oil has fallen as concerns over a global supply glut have yet to subside, and OPEC-led production cuts have had relatively little impact. Prices are now at a critical support level at $45, and we expect further drops to the next support at $42. "There is ongoing talk that [the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries] has failed in that effort despite May compliance at 106% of the proposed cuts, which we'd rate as more of an unprecedented accomplishment than a ...

Finance Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program
Author: 0 Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program

Vehicle maintenance will basic services like cleaning, oil changes, tire rotations, and ordering and installing parts. "With members of the public using our growing fleet of self-driving cars , our vehicles need standard maintenance and cleaning so they're ready for our riders at any time of the day or night", said John Krafcik, Waymo's CEO, said in a statement ".

Finance China tries Crown Resorts employees on gambling charges
Author: 0 China tries Crown Resorts employees on gambling charges

Including the time they have already spent in prison, all three should be released in months. The staff have been sentenced to between nine and 10 months' jail after pleading guilty in a Shanghai court on Monday. In 2015 thirteen South Korean casino managers were arrested in China for offering Chinese gamblers free tours, free hotels and sexual services. Sixteen of them received prison sentences similar to O'Connor's, according to a company statement.

Finance Whole Foods Doesn't Have a 'Tinder Relationship' With Amazon, Its CEO Clarifies
Author: 0 Whole Foods Doesn't Have a 'Tinder Relationship' With Amazon, Its CEO Clarifies

Peter Arroyo, manager of Gristedes, had more on his mind regarding the Amazon-Whole Foods deal, which he predicted will "screw up the industry in all aspects", said Arroyo. Whole Foods has already experimented with new formats, including its smaller 365 stores aimed at winning over millennials, who have migrated more to urban areas and tend to be more cost conscious than previous generations.

Finance SeaWorld Is Under Investigation for Statements Made About Blackfish
Author: 0 SeaWorld Is Under Investigation for Statements Made About Blackfish

SeaWorld said the probes are separate involving one with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the other with the Department of Justice . Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission will also look at trading in the Orlando, Florida-based company's securities before and during August 2014, according to a filing Friday.

Finance More from four: Jaguar touts new 296-horsepower gas I4
Author: 0 More from four: Jaguar touts new 296-horsepower gas I4

Jaguar's rear-wheel drive XF gets there in 5.4 seconds, just three tenths off the pace of the 380 hp supercharged V6. The Jaguar version of this Ingenium engine has 10bhp extra and each auto that is equipped with it can cover the 0-62mph sprint in six seconds or less.

Finance Takata Declares Bankruptcy, Assets To Be Acquired By Key Safety Systems
Author: 0 Takata Declares Bankruptcy, Assets To Be Acquired By Key Safety Systems

Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the US, overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators. In February, Takata admitted to withholding information about the defective airbags, even after there were reported injuries. Global transport authorities have ordered about 100 million inflators to be recalled, as the ammonium nitrate compound used to inflate has been found to become volatile with age and prolonged exposure ...

Finance Judge considering national freeze on Iraqi deportations
Author: 0 Judge considering national freeze on Iraqi deportations

The Christians fear torture and even death if they return to Iraq-a concern that Goldsmith acknowledged. Schlanger argued that Detroit seemed to make the most sense to seek the nationwide order since the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency has been moving the detainees around every few days.

Author: 0 Debenhams Plc (DEB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

The stock of Boohoo.Com PLC (LON:BOO) earned "Buy" rating by Beaufort Securities on Tuesday, January 3. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 12 by Macquarie Research. On Thursday, April 27 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Neutral". (NYSE:VZ) was sold by SILLIMAN CRAIG L . on Monday, March 27. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,018 ($12.97) per share, with a total value of £152.70 ($194.55).