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Finance Extra security could cause delays at Canadian airports
Author: 0 Extra security could cause delays at Canadian airports

In addition to the more thorough screening process, Homeland Security is also implementing "heightened security standards" for airports and aircraft. Passengers will have to keep them separate from other luggage so officials can get to them easily. Restrictions were imposed in March this year on passengers carrying laptops and other large electronic gear in cabins on nine airlines, most of which were Middle Eastern carriers, to address the potential threat of hidden explosives.

Finance Stock Churning Higher Mid-Day Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX)
Author: 0 Stock Churning Higher Mid-Day Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX)

Vertex is presently working on the design for a pivotal stage clinical program for one, or perhaps two, of these experimental CF drugs. As per Wednesday, March 1, the company rating was initiated by Citigroup. Abiomed Inc (NASDAQ:ABMD) was raised too. Therefore 63% are positive. If the average volume is low then the liquidity is low which means it is hard to buy or sell the stock as there are fewer buyers or sellers of the stock.

Finance United States dollar hits 10-month low
Author: 0 United States dollar hits 10-month low

Both the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan are meeting this week and market watchers are wary that the recent strength in the euro and the yen may prompt them to strike a dovish stance, prompting a rebound in the dollar. The euro has gained 10 percent versus the dollar year-to-date, rebounding from a cumulative 23.5 percent drop in the prior three years due to weak economic growth and the region's sovereign debt crisis, Reuters data showed.

Finance Microsoft and Baidu form autonomous driving partnership
Author: 0 Microsoft and Baidu form autonomous driving partnership

Microsoft will assist with data analytics and other tasks by providing its Azure cloud computing platform for the project. China's leading search engine provider Baidu and U.S. Instead of exclusively creating its own autonomous vehicle , Microsoft has been utilizing its strengths within software sector by working alongside automotive companies on systems for turning the massive amounts of data from sensors into "actionable intelligence".

Finance Morgan Stanley Q2 2017 Earnings Beat Drives Shares High
Author: 0 Morgan Stanley Q2 2017 Earnings Beat Drives Shares High

Morgan Stanley's prized wealth management division, meanwhile, posted revenues of $4.15bn, up around 9% year-on-year. The sixth-largest USA bank by assets reported an 11 percent rise in second-quarter profit, with higher revenue from giving corporations advice, underwriting securities, trading equities and managing customers' wealth.

Finance End of 'rip-off' credit card charges as government announces crackdown
Author: 0 End of 'rip-off' credit card charges as government announces crackdown

From January retailers will no longer be allowed to ask for a surcharge on payments when using debit or credit cards, the government announced this morning. Barclay said small charges could really add up which means " shoppers across the country have that bit of extra cash to spend on the things that matter to them ".

Finance How Many BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
Author: 0 How Many BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 4,669 shares of the mining company's stock worth $170,000 after buying an additional 519 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co. led a series of attacks in recent months, calling for a sweeping overhaul of the world's largest-listed mining company and criticizing the billions of dollars spent on acquisitions and mistimed share buybacks.

Finance Discovery Communications And Scripps Networks In Talks To Merge
Author: 0 Discovery Communications And Scripps Networks In Talks To Merge

In 2014, they abandoned talks about a merger, and one issue at the time was that the family that controls Scripps wasn't ready to sell. Scripps, the parent company of Travel Channel, Food Network and Fine Living, is said to be looking again for a buyer to help it gain negotiating power with cable and satellite companies.

Finance Reckitt Benckiser sells food business to US Schwartz owner for £3.2bn
Author: 0 Reckitt Benckiser sells food business to US Schwartz owner for £3.2bn

US-based French's Food, which includes the French's mustard, Frank's RedHot and Cattlemen's brands, was sold to McCormick & Company following a strategic review of the business, RB said. In April 2016, McCormick walked away from the negotiating table saying it would not be able to match the price considered acceptable by Premier Foods' board.

Finance Jagga Jasoos: After receiving lukewarm response, makers to call off sequel plans?
Author: 0 Jagga Jasoos: After receiving lukewarm response, makers to call off sequel plans?

The film raked in only Rs 3.75 crore on Monday, taking the total business to Rs 35.50 crore. However, that is not the case with Jagga Jasoos which was made at a whopping cost of Rs 75 crore. Ranbir has also promised the distributors of the film that he will pay back them if the film fails to earn well at the box office as expected. He also added that their [ Jagga Jasoos ] team earlier wanted to do a spin-off or an origin story but the plans were shelved after Jagga Jasoos took more ...

Finance Fresh protests in Mirik over GJM worker's death
Author: 0 Fresh protests in Mirik over GJM worker's death

The police, however, denied the charge. "We must not clash with each other", said GNLF spokesperson and Gorkhaland movement coordination committee member Neeraj Zimba. Pal yesterday had controversially shouted at three GJM MLAs, asking them to "go back to Darjeeling " when they were in the state assembly to cast their votes for the presidential election.

Finance Primark Recalls Flip-Flops Over Fears of Cancer-Causing Chemicals
Author: 0 Primark Recalls Flip-Flops Over Fears of Cancer-Causing Chemicals

Affected flip-flops are in the Cedar Wood State range and have the serial numbers: Khaki - 02387/07, 08, 09; Black - 02387/01, 02, 03; Blue - 02387/04, 05, 06. It is the third product recall Primark has issued this year. "A full refund is being offered to all customers". Primark has suspended orders with a factory pending an investigation and is offering full refunds to customers who may still have pairs at home.

Author: 0 Astros star Correa expected to miss 6-8 weeks with thumb injury

All-Star Correa suffered the injury during the Astros' 9-7 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Monday in Houston. He had previously jammed the thumb on a catcher's shin guard while sliding into home two weeks ago. Gonzalez, a super utility man, is enjoying a career season while hitting.311 with 17 home runs and 55 RBIs. Losing Correa for any period of time is a big blow to the Astros, but will not derail their World Series hopes.

Finance Pueblo brides left scrambling after dress retailer shuts down
Author: 0 Pueblo brides left scrambling after dress retailer shuts down

She said they immediately removed the dresses from the racks so customers wouldn't get their hopes up. "I can't think of anything else that would be better than someone else to be able to have the memories that I had and help them out", Nicole Stephens said, of Atlanta, Georgia.

Finance Washington Companies acquires Canadian diamond corporation for $1.2 billion
Author: 0 Washington Companies acquires Canadian diamond corporation for $1.2 billion

Dominion Diamond Corporation ( DDC ) traded up 0.21% on Wednesday, reaching $14.10. 04/13/2015 - Dominion Diamond Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. The basic materials company reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.04. Fox Run Management L.L.C.

Finance AMC says China's Wanda did not fund recent cinema deals
Author: 0 AMC says China's Wanda did not fund recent cinema deals

China's banking regulators met with executives of the country's big state-owned banks on June 20 and advised them that Dalian Wanda's foreign acquisitions were subject to the capital restrictions imposed by the government past year, the journal reported, citing a document from one of the participating banks.

Finance Johnson & Johnson tops 2Q profit forecasts
Author: 0 Johnson & Johnson tops 2Q profit forecasts

Johnson & Johnson Com now has $359.75B valuation. Look for a sustained move or close above those levels with volume that registers near or above its three-month average action of 5.68 million shares. BidaskClub lowered Johnson & Johnson from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. On Wednesday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform".

Finance Top 26-year-old only wants to sign for Liverpool this summer
Author: 0 Top 26-year-old only wants to sign for Liverpool this summer

The Reds have now returned for the defender as they look to bolster their backline, but Jurgen Klopp could face some competition in the race for the highly-rated centre-back as Arsenal are believed to be keen on the player as well. Having had to apologise to Southampton and publicly declared their interest to be over, Liverpool are in a situation where they can not simply bid for van Dijk as they risk disciplinary action from the Premier League by doing so and therefore need van Dijk to ...

Finance Girl struck, killed by boat driven by father on New Hampshire lake
Author: 0 Girl struck, killed by boat driven by father on New Hampshire lake

The boat's operator, her father, returned to get his daughter, and was briefly distracted. During that time the boat, travelling at a slow speed, passed over the top of the girl causing serious injuries to her torso, police said. "It makes you want to go home and hug your kids", said Marine Patrol Sgt. Joshua Dirth. Agencies responding to the call included the Bridgewater Police Department, Bridgewater Fire-Rescue, and Bristol Fire-Rescue.