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Finance Sprint profitable for first time in three years
Author: 0 Sprint profitable for first time in three years

The company said it expects to save an additional $1.3 billion to $1.5 billion in lower costs through fiscal 2017. "This represents the progress of a turnaround journey that has delivered improvements in postpaid phone and prepaid customer growth, a return to top-line growth, and a significantly transformed cost structure".

Finance Serco Group (LON:SRP) Analyst Target Changes
Author: 0 Serco Group (LON:SRP) Analyst Target Changes

Cornerstone Capital Hldgs has 32,500 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. The company had a trading volume of 91,332 shares. The firm's market cap is GBX 5.35 billion. Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.03, from 1.02 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 35 investors sold Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P.

Finance Gareon Conley will not be indicted for sexual assault allegations
Author: 0 Gareon Conley will not be indicted for sexual assault allegations

Conley, a two-year starter and a Buckeyes captain last season, was named in a police report that details an alleged sexual assault of a woman that took place at a Cleveland hotel in April prior to the NFL Draft . "He's ready to put this behind him and play football". A projected top-10 pick, he fell to the Raiders at No. 24 overall. She said she decided not to stay with her friends and went with Conley back to his room.

Author: 0 Santee Cooper board suspends construction at VC Summer site in Jenkinsville

The companies cited cost overruns and construction delays, as well as the bankruptcy of lead contractor Westinghouse. Even the light bulb has contributed to the decision to pull the plug on the expansion project in SC. Monday, critics said the events in SC indicate Vogtle's costs and delays also are mounting rapidly, and called for state regulators to set a deadline soon for Georgia Power , the lead partner, to show its cards on the project's future costs and completion date.

Finance Sensex ends at record closing high; SBI top gainer
Author: 0 Sensex ends at record closing high; SBI top gainer

The Sensex rose 205.06 points to a record closing high of 32,514.94 while the Nifty settled 62.60 points higher at 10,077.10 led by buying in banking shares. Bank of Baroda gained 2.78 per cent, PNB rose 2.20 per cent, while Bank of India added 2.8 per cent. Meanwhile, FMCG firm Godrej Consumer Products (down 2.02 per cent) reported an 8.70 per cent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 225.17 crore due to tepid sales on GST and higher expenses.

Finance MSU Basketball To Play Only Once Next Season
Author: 0 MSU Basketball To Play Only Once Next Season

Illinois , Ohio State and IN all have new coaches this season. Here's how the entire Big Ten opponents shake out for Indiana. MI will play Iowa , Maryland , Northwestern, Ohio State and Purdue twice next year. In nonconference road games, Nebraska will play Buffalo and Coastal Carolina in the San Juan Shootout, and travel to play at Kansas, Drake and San Jose State.

Finance U.S. government ordered to solve 'Case of the Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat'
Author: 0 U.S. government ordered to solve 'Case of the Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat'

For instance, American Airlines intends to shrink the space between rows and leg room to 30 inches. However, FAA declined to bring airlines under regulations on the issue. District Court of Appeals decided that the government agency must readdress a petition from two years ago. So far, FAA refused to make the necessary changes naming obscure tests that were based on undeclared parameters.

Finance Playwright/actor Sam Shepard dies at 73
Author: 0 Playwright/actor Sam Shepard dies at 73

Shepard died at home in Kentucky on Thursday of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, the spokesman confirmed to AFP. In 1985, Robert Atman adapted Fool for Love with Shepard playing opposite Kim Basinger and Harry Dean Stanton . Funeral arrangements remain private, according to the family statement.

Finance Tea time is up for Teavana, the Starbucks subsidiary
Author: 0 Tea time is up for Teavana, the Starbucks subsidiary

Starbucks is shutting down all of its Teavana stores nationwide, which means no more free samples of delicious tea while walking through the mall . There are 26,736 Starbucks locations in 75 countries. While the company reported higher average spending per visit, the frequency of customer visits was flat year-over-year.

Finance Deadline of filing income tax returns extended to August 5
Author: 0 Deadline of filing income tax returns extended to August 5

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Finance Discovery's cable deal rests on rosy assumptions
Author: 0 Discovery's cable deal rests on rosy assumptions

Discovery and Scripps will have almost a 20% share of ad-supported pay-TV audiences in the US, the companies said. Discovery will pay $90 a share for Scripps, a premium of 34% to Scripps' share price on July 18, prior to reports that a deal was in the works.

Finance Possible Re-Sentencing For Oklahoma's Juvenile Lifers
Author: 0 Possible Re-Sentencing For Oklahoma's Juvenile Lifers

ME eliminated parole more than four decades ago, so all life sentences are imposed without the possibility of parole. He was sentenced to life without parole as part of a plea deal. Schmidt, now 20, was 14 when he shot his neighbor and one-time girlfriend, 14-year-old Alana Calahan, in Harlem, Georgia. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently rejected that argument in the case of convicted murderer Anthony Gomez.

Finance Snapdeal-Flipkart merger may not happen after all
Author: 0 Snapdeal-Flipkart merger may not happen after all

As per this clause, the founders of Snapdeal and its board will be held accountable for the representations they have made to Flipkart about the company's financial statements, business, structure and other matters, the people said. It further said that it looks forward to the results of Snapdeal's "2 .0 strategy". Following the decision to go solo, Snapdeal is possibly looking at massive layoffs-cutting down on 90% of the 1,500-person staff-one of Reuters's sources disclosed.

Finance Inflation is the missing link in eurozone's economic revival
Author: 0 Inflation is the missing link in eurozone's economic revival

In a separate release, Eurostat said unemployment in the 19-country currency bloc dropped to its lowest level since 2009 at 9.1 percent, confirming a robust recovery in the currency bloc. Unemployment reached 9.1 per cent in June, down from 9.2 per cent in May, according to the European Commission. The inflation rate, in particular, was "very subdued", said Jennifer McKeown of Capital Economics.

Finance MFA condemns North Korea's ballistic missile test
Author: 0 MFA condemns North Korea's ballistic missile test

The U.S. and South Korea responded by firing short-range missiles into the Sea of Japan "as a show of force", the U.S. military said in a statement . But new reports show that us intelligence now believes the country could have one as early as next year. The "leader said proudly the test also confirmed all the USA mainland is within our striking range", it said.

Finance HSBC reports 5% jump in first-half profit helped by cost-cutting
Author: 0 HSBC reports 5% jump in first-half profit helped by cost-cutting

The announcement takes the total of HSBC share buybacks since the second half of 2016 to US$5.5 billion. HSBC has unveiled a new $2 billion (£1.5 billion) share buyback. The ratio is set to increase further as the bank repatriates about $8 billion stuck at its U.S. subsidiary, following approval previous year from the U.S.

Finance Shocking footage shows French airport worker hitting passenger holding baby
Author: 0 Shocking footage shows French airport worker hitting passenger holding baby

The man was assaulted for asking about 13-hour delay of the flight. 'It was bad the whole thing. The incident was photographed and posted to Twitter by passenger Arabella Arkwright. Unable to answer the passenger's questions, the employee suddenly lashed out with a punch. Passengers said they were forced to wait for a replacement plane in a departure lounge, with little more than a Starbucks and duty free, for hours.

Finance India seizes ship with 1500 kg of heroin off Gujarat coast
Author: 0 India seizes ship with 1500 kg of heroin off Gujarat coast

Following the inputs, a vast stretch of the sea was kept "under round-the-clock surveillance" and the movement of vessels was minutely tracked by the Coast Guard's Gandhinagar-based Regional Operating Centre (ROC) and Remote Operating Station (ROS) at Porbandar for the next three days.