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Author: 0 Trump Increasingly Angry, Isolated Amid Fallout From Charlottesville Response

Multiple reports following Trump's press conference said that Cohn, who is Jewish, is troubled by Trump's statements regarding white nationalists' role in the violence in Charlottesville over the past few days. On whether the president and Gary Cohn have spoken about Cohn's reaction to what happened this week, a WH official said, "We're no going to comment on internal conversations".

Finance Under Armour CEO steps down from President Trump's Manufacturing Council
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO steps down from President Trump's Manufacturing Council

Schwarzman, the chief executive of the private equity firm the Blackstone Group and one of the president's closest advisers in the business community. Trump had appointed Liveris to lead the manufacturing council, which was meant to serve as is the principal private sector advisory committee to the secretary of commerce on the manufacturing in the United States.

Finance Infosys plunges sharply as Sikka resigns as MD & CEO
Author: 0 Infosys plunges sharply as Sikka resigns as MD & CEO

Infosys said in a statement. The Times of India reported in February that a letter by a purported whistleblower alleged that former CFO, Rajiv Bansal, was paid a "massive" severance in exchange for silence on accounting practices and an acquisition.

Finance South Korea: North Korea lacks missile technology
Author: 0 South Korea: North Korea lacks missile technology

China's Ministry of Commerce said the embargo would apply to coal, iron, iron ore, lead and seafood. South Korean President Moon Jae-in, meanwhile, a liberal who favors engagement with the North, urged North Korea to stop provocations and to commit to talks over its nuclear weapons program.

Finance US Fed can 'be patient' in raising rates: minutes
Author: 0 US Fed can 'be patient' in raising rates: minutes

The move to stop the unwinding will be a seminal moment in the decade-long effects of the financial crisis, during which the Fed and other central banks made a decision to buy bonds in an effort to support the economy known as quantitative easing.

Finance Mylan's EpiPen Settlement on Defrauding Medicaid Gets Finalized
Author: 0 Mylan's EpiPen Settlement on Defrauding Medicaid Gets Finalized

The company said it will reclassify the EpiPen Auto-Injector for purposes of the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program and pay the rebate applicable to innovator products effective as of April 1, 2017. The practice came to the attention of the U.S. Justice Department after Sanofi Inc., which makes a rival product to the EpiPen, alerted government officials, the AP reported.

Finance Threats Force Hollywood Cemetery to Remove Confederate Memorial
Author: 0 Threats Force Hollywood Cemetery to Remove Confederate Memorial

Cassidy described the UDC's request to remove the Confederate monument as "a relief", noting that the removal was influenced by the unrest in Charlottesville. The statement goes on to say: "During this troubling time when Neo-Nazis and white power groups are escalating their racist activity, Seattle needs to join with cities and towns across the country who are sending a strong message by taking these archaic symbols down".

Finance United Kingdom retail sales grew only modestly in July
Author: 0 United Kingdom retail sales grew only modestly in July

The July growth was driven exclusively by food and household goods stores, with sales in all other sectors declining compared with the previous month. The average United Kingdom house price was GBP 223,000 in June, which was GBP 10,000 higher than in the same month of the prior year and GBP 2,000 higher than last month.

Finance Pink says Christina Aguilera feud is over: 'We've made amends'
Author: 0 Pink says Christina Aguilera feud is over: 'We've made amends'

How are you? So nice of you to introduce yourself. Pink later got upset when her idol, music producer Linda Perry, started working with Christina . The tweet claimed that the only one of P!nk's dozens of videos that was praiseworthy was her 2001 Moulin Rogue clip for a cover of " Lady Marmalade " featuring herself Aguilera , Lil Kim and Mya .

Finance UBS AG Analysts Give Sky Plc (BSY) a GBX 1310 Price Target
Author: 0 UBS AG Analysts Give Sky Plc (BSY) a GBX 1310 Price Target

Shares of Jupiter Fund Management PLC ( LON:JUP ) traded up 1.06% on Thursday, hitting GBX 525.00. This was shown in a research note on 16 August. Investec reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 405 ($5.27) target price on shares of Card Factory PLC in a report on Thursday, May 25th.

Finance Infosys to consider share buyback proposal
Author: 0 Infosys to consider share buyback proposal

A Meeting of the Board of Directors of Aunde India Ltd is scheduled to be held on Friday, September 08, 2017, to consider and approve the Un-Audited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter ended on 30th June, 2017 in compliance with the Ind-AS.

Finance B&Q sales dive 7.7% in second quarter
Author: 0 B&Q sales dive 7.7% in second quarter

Total sales for the United Kingdom and Ireland dipped 2.1 per cent, which the firm was down to a softer B&Q performance offset the bright performance of Screwfix, while total sales in France were down 3.3 per cent. Bunnings UK and Ireland said that onerous costs related to its purchase of Homebase as well as work to overhaul stores had affected trading, with sales of kitchen and bathroom products particularly affected.

Finance Now, Centre caps knee implant fees
Author: 0 Now, Centre caps knee implant fees

Also, the price of specialised implants in cancer and tumour cases has been cut to Rs. 1,13,950 from the current price of Rs. 4 lakh to Rs. 9 lakh. As per estimates, the move could result in savings of Rs 1,500 crore annually to patients requiring knee replacement surgery.

Finance Zpg Plc's (ZPG)
Author: 0 Zpg Plc's (ZPG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 204.78 ($2.66). The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 11 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, November 17 with "Buy". (NYSE:MDC) on Friday, August 7 with "Buy" rating. The stock of NetApp Inc.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Rise On Hefty Crude Inventory Draw

Brent Crude Oil price at London's IСE Stock Exchange down by 1.08% to $50.52 per barrel. Refinery inputs averaged 17.6 million barrels per day (MMBPD) for the week ended August 11, down 9,000 BPD from the previous week's average. Gasoline stocks were unchanged, compared with analysts' expectations for a 1.1-million-barrel drop. Today's inventory report showed U.S. crude stockpiles declined last week by the largest amount recorded since September.

Finance Wal-Mart's profits fall but sales in the USA rise
Author: 0 Wal-Mart's profits fall but sales in the USA rise

That is stronger than market expectations for a rise of 1.7 percent, according to research firm Consensus Metrix. The shares were off 2.4% in pre-market trading, despite the retail giant reporting slightly better-than-expected earnings per share for the second quarter.

Finance Stocks off highs after Trump announcement, Fed minutes
Author: 0 Stocks off highs after Trump announcement, Fed minutes

As a group, Fed members generally believe inflation will remain low through the second half of 2017, with many believing it will stabilize "over the next couple of years from its current low", according to the minutes. It is now at a 16-year low of 4.3 percent. If the inflation gauge shows signs of an increase, the loonie would be back in demand as the market would price in another rate hike from the Bank of Canada in the near term.

Finance NAFTA Renegotiations Begin This Week
Author: 0 NAFTA Renegotiations Begin This Week

Those in agriculture weren't looking for a NAFTA renegotiation, since US exports to its two neighbors have increase four-fold under the agreement, but with NAFTA negotiations underway, the main focus for agriculture is to not move backwards.