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Finance US stocks little changed ahead of Yellen speech
Author: 0 US stocks little changed ahead of Yellen speech

An increase in Fed interest rate "adds further strength to the United States dollar and when that happens you're going to see a reversal of fund flow from emerging markets", said Nicholas Teo, a trading strategist at KGI Securities (Singapore) Pte Ltd.

Finance French air traffic controller strike to hit 1000 flights
Author: 0 French air traffic controller strike to hit 1000 flights

For more information, visit their consumer rights section on flights cancelled due to strikes here. EasyJet cancelled 38 flights on Monday, including four that were due to go from or to the UK. Airlines have urged the European Commission to allow neighbouring countries to carry out ATC operations in French airspace, thereby minimising the disruption.

Author: 0 Oil prices fall on doubts over Russian output curbs

Brent for May settlement rose 11 cents to $56.01 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. OPEC, Russia and others are due to agree on output policy in the next three months. Oil prices are about 70 percent higher than they were the last time oil ministers and the chief executives of Big Oil met in Houston a year ago at CERAWeek, the largest annual industry meet in the Americas.

Author: 0 Uber Says It Will Seek Self-Driving Car Permits in California

Uber said Thursday it is working on an application for a California self-driving auto permit - two months after the company publicly refused to do so and moved its autonomous vehicles from San Francisco to Arizona. The DMV prevailed in that battle, forcing Uber to shut down its San Francisco pilot after just a week. Rather than battle the state, Uber simply moved its test fleet to Arizona.

Author: 0 Today Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Shares Sold by Cribstone Capital Management LLC

The firm owned 97,960 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 4,916 shares during the period. 1832 Asset Management L.P. boosted its stake in The Coca-Cola by 128.8% in the second quarter. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.48%.

Finance Sushma speaks to father after attack on Sikh man in US
Author: 0 Sushma speaks to father after attack on Sikh man in US

She also extended her condolences to the family of Harnish Patel, who was killed in Lancaster, assuring that the investigation of the case is in progress. Patel, 43, an Indian-origin store owner in the U.S., was shot dead outside his home on Thursday, just days after an Indian engineer was killed in Kansas in a hate crime shooting that had sent shockwaves across the country.

Finance World stock markets diverge ahead of US Fed speech
Author: 0 World stock markets diverge ahead of US Fed speech

The Fed raised interest rates for only the second time in a decade at its policy meeting last December, but has forecast three rate increases this year on the back of the low unemployment rate - now 4.8 per cent - and rising inflation. Brainard said that a rate increase would be "appropriate soon" if the economy continues to progress. Yellen also signaled that if the economy picks up more momentum this year, the Fed may need to raise rates at a faster pace.

Finance Great Britain star Laura Muir eyes double gold in European Indoor Championships
Author: 0 Great Britain star Laura Muir eyes double gold in European Indoor Championships

The 19-year-old threw 21.97 metres, breaking Poland's record set in 2009 by Olympic medallist Tomasz Majewski of 21.95 metres. But I thought: "'At the end of the day, she won't be able to catch me'". I just knew that's where my strengths lie. As for what Muir was thinking, she told reporters, via the Mirror , "I thought, 'It's my first medal". 'I don't know about that (whether her run was of a similar style to Mo Farah).

Author: 0 Tatas challenge NDMC bid to auction Taj Mansingh hotel

NDMC has argued that an open auction is the best way forward, adding that the Taj group can participate in the process as well. The e-auction, for all practical purposes, gives NDMC the right of first refusal, the civic body said. On 27 October 2016, a division bench denied IHCL's claim to right of first refusal on the auction to bring the highest bidders to the table. The earlier auction process for the property, which was sealed by the NDMC in February 2015 over unpaid licence fee of Rs ...

Finance NBW issued against rape-accused UP minister Gayatri Prajapati and 6 others
Author: 0 NBW issued against rape-accused UP minister Gayatri Prajapati and 6 others

With saffron flags gaining ground in Uttar Pradesh, the last thing Akhilesh Yadav need is the educated liberal youth turning away from him and the party - all for Gayatri Prajapati, a minister with a tainted history. "They (the SP-Congress) should have at least said in public that it was mistake to give ticket to Gayatri Prajapati and that we won't support him", union minister Venkaiah Naidu told ANI .

Finance Chevrolet to offer unlimited data plan with cars
Author: 0 Chevrolet to offer unlimited data plan with cars

According to Chevrolet, in-car Wi-Fi is a growth market, that has soared by 200 percent in tjust the previous year alone. Chevrolet claims customers used about three times as much data via OnStar 4G LTE in their vehicles last year compared to the year before (the company didn't have actual customer data usage averages available).

Finance Pizza Hut introduces shoes that order your pizza for you
Author: 0 Pizza Hut introduces shoes that order your pizza for you

The Pie-Top sneakers also have built-in Geo-location technology for tracking your live location. "Pie Tops" - a limited edition sneaker for March Madness - allows you to place orders by pressing a button on the tongue that connects to an app, according to Ad Week .

Finance Should the Ravens draft John Ross?
Author: 0 Should the Ravens draft John Ross?

But just really be a tool to use if they have any questions, if there's any concerns, anything that they want to bounce off of me, and so I'm excited. Ross's speed wasn't his only impressive performance before cramps forced him to miss his second attempt at Johnson's 40 and take it easy the rest of the day.

Finance Deutsche Bank announces plans to raise fresh capital and reorganize structure
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank announces plans to raise fresh capital and reorganize structure

Deutsche Bank also said it won't sell its Postbank subsidiary but merge it with its existing units "in the medium term". The bank also said it will reorganize its structure to focus on three business divisions: its private and commercial bank, asset management, and corporate and investment banking, which will be compromised of corporate finance, global markets and global transaction banking.

Finance Aberdeen and Standard Life in £11bn merger talks
Author: 0 Aberdeen and Standard Life in £11bn merger talks

Other terms of the proposed deal were still being discussed, they said, suggesting much work still needs to be done before any formal offer can be made to both firms and their shareholders. Aberdeen has a market value of £3.7bn, roughly half the size of the overall Standard Life business. Standard Life is known for its multi-asset strategies, including its flagship GARS fund which manages about £25.1 billion, while Aberdeen is seen as an emerging-market specialist, with about a quarter ...

Finance Federal agents raid Caterpillar HQ as part of investigation; stock tumbles
Author: 0 Federal agents raid Caterpillar HQ as part of investigation; stock tumbles

Federal law enforcement officials are investigating the Caterpillar company over taxes, according to a source at the company's headquarters. The Peoria Journal Star newspaper quoted a spokeswoman for the U.S. "We now believe that this matter will not have a material adverse effect on the Company's consolidated results of operations, financial position or liquidity", Caterpillar stated according to Forbes.

Author: 0 Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) Institutional Ownership stands at 65.2

The shares were sold at an average price of $4.24, for a total transaction of $593,600.00. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Synergy Pharmaceuticals in a report on Wednesday, January 4th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Synergy Pharmaceuticals from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Saturday, December 3rd.

Finance Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp gives brilliant reaction to win over Arsenal
Author: 0 Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp gives brilliant reaction to win over Arsenal

The 28-year-old's future was already uncertain before Saturday's events and Wenger risked angering his star forward further by claiming the former Barcelona man's development is down his management. "If you had asked me on Wednesday if we could win I would have said no". Wenger would not discuss how Sanchez had taken the decision. Out of the current top six, the Blues only have Manchester City and Manchester United left to play and, with no European football to distract them, a league ...

Finance Crude oil to trade in 3489-3619 range: Achiievers Equities
Author: 0 Crude oil to trade in 3489-3619 range: Achiievers Equities

The dollar slipped on Friday from its highest in seven weeks against a basket of currencies, although still holding close to a level that anchors Brent crude near $55 a barrel and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) just under $53. For more on crude oil prices, read Part 1 of this series. The initial agreement, which also includes 11 non-OPEC producers, envisages a reduction of about 1.8 million bpd in global daily supply.

Finance Oil Rig Count Hits A 17-Month High
Author: 0 Oil Rig Count Hits A 17-Month High

The total active USA rig count, which includes oil and natural-gas rigs, also rose by 2 to 756, according to Baker Hughes . The overall USA rig count, including natural gas rigs, was up by two to 756. The rise in drilling activity has a positive impact on oil and gas drillers such as Rowan Companies (RDC), Atwood Oceanics (ATW), Schlumberger (SLB), Halliburton (HAL), and Diamond Offshore (DO).