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Author: 0 Shell Reduces Its Interest In Woodside

Shell sold 111.8 million shares at a price of $31.10, representing 13.28 per cent of the issued share capital of Woodside. Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice daily business email alerts. Even before Shell set out to sell assets, it was distancing itself from Woodside. Shell once owned a third of Woodside. Originally, Shell it agreed to retain a 4.8% stake but such was the demand it chose to sell the whole lot to raise US$2.7bn (A$3.5bn).

Author: 0 Army vet TSA agent runs exploding battery away from passengers in airport

The officer - a 20-year veteran of the Army before joining the TSA - swooped in and ran the bag away from travelers and placed it between a concrete column and a concrete planter to mitigate any harm that might come with a full explosion. Brown said the airport is looking at technology to improve the way it communicates in an emergency, including using the fire alarm speakers and quickly utilizing electronic billboards to send a message.

Finance Sydney harbour ferry named 'Ferry McFerryface' after public vote
Author: 0 Sydney harbour ferry named 'Ferry McFerryface' after public vote

Previously ferries have been named after iconic Australians or indigenous leaders. Ferry McFerryface joins the ranks of Trainy McTrainface , a Swedish express train, and Horsey McHorseface , a Sydney racehorse, after an global online trend started by a suggestion from a former BBC radio host.

Finance People Shot Dead At Cousin Stizz Show In Atlanta
Author: 0 People Shot Dead At Cousin Stizz Show In Atlanta

Atlanta Police spokesman Sgt. John Chafee told news outlets that officers responding to a person shot report at the Masquerade at Underground Atlanta found four people shot Sunday night. Police are now searching for him and are asking witnesses to call the Atlanta Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS. Innocent bystanders were hit in the ankle and foot as a result, Fox 5 reported .

Finance Walmart to offer Black Friday deals on Thanksgiving
Author: 0 Walmart to offer Black Friday deals on Thanksgiving

Keep on top of the Amazon online action by checking back on this page when Black Friday arrives to find our selection of the best offers and deals from the online giant. Online sales begin in the week leading up to Black Friday, which lands on November 24th this year, and continue through to Cyber Monday on November 27th.

Author: 0 Missouri attorney general investigating Google

The attorney general for Missouri , Josh Hawley, on Monday said he has issued an investigative subpoena to Google to determine if it has violated Missouri's main consumer protection law and its antitrust laws . "I will not stand idly by and simply take the word of any corporate giant as to their best interests". With heightened concerns on Capitol Hill from both Democrats and Republicans, Silicon Valley is navigating a political reckoning of sorts.

Finance Brookfield Property Partners offers to buy rest of mall owner GGP
Author: 0 Brookfield Property Partners offers to buy rest of mall owner GGP

BEP has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P. owns a portfolio of renewable power generating facilities. Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, The owns 11,469,815 shares valued at $270,875,000. Law360, Minneapolis (November 13, 2017, 2:33 PM EST) - Brookfield Property Partners LP offered $14.8 billion for the stake in retail-focused real estate investment trust GGP Inc.

Finance Softbank set to buy $10 billion stake of Uber
Author: 0 Softbank set to buy $10 billion stake of Uber

Crucially, Softbank expects to buy up others' Uber shares at a lower price than it will pay for its direct investment. Uber argued that once in the bag, the investment would help fuel its development in the tech sector and its continued expansion at home and overseas, "while strengthening our corporate governance".

Author: 0 Inflation hits seven-month high of 3.58pc in October

Food price inflation climbed to 1.90 percent from 1.25 percent. There is little likelihood of rate cuts in the immediate future, with the CPI inflation expected to track a rising trend in the second half of the financial year and print at around 4.5% in March 2018, analysts said.

Finance Global carbon dioxide emissions projected to rise after three stable years
Author: 0 Global carbon dioxide emissions projected to rise after three stable years

The report by the University of East Anglia points the finger at China, the largest emitter... "The slowdown in emissions growth from 2014 to 2016 was always a delicate balance, and the likely 2% increase in 2017 clearly demonstrates that we can't take the recent slowdown for granted", said Robbie Andrew, a senior researcher at Cicero in Oslo and co-author of the studies.

Finance Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba
Author: 0 Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba

The date of November 11 emerged as a counter-cultural antidote to the sentimentality of Valentine's Day. Brands including Levis and L'Oreal are taking part. In all, the Nov 11 sale saw a total of 1.48 billion transactions processed by Alipay. Indeed, during the busiest periods, the company registered 256,000 transactions per second.

Author: 0 Qualcomm 'set to reject' Broadcom takeover offer

Qualcomm, which makes the Snapdragon chips found in smartphones and tablets, is the world's No. 3 chip supplier, according to research firm Gartner, trailing Intel and Samsung. NXP shares have been trading above Qualcomm's offer price, as many NXP shareholders, including hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, have been holding out for a better price.

Finance Sanjay Leela Bhansali assures Padmavati doesn't distort history
Author: 0 Sanjay Leela Bhansali assures Padmavati doesn't distort history

The film is all set to release on 1st December in India but still, there is a lot of uncertainty regarding the release of the movie. From the destruction of the movie set to BJP members seeking a ban on the film, the Supreme Court of India finally rejected all pleas of banning the movie on November 11.The apex court, however, feels it can not intervene in this topic since the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is yet to provide the certification of the movie Padmavati .

Finance Roy Moore: Allegations are 'desperate attempt to stop my political campaign'
Author: 0 Roy Moore: Allegations are 'desperate attempt to stop my political campaign'

Some advertisers are leaving Fox News host Sean Hannity's program. In a report from the Washington Post , the publication reported Moore allegedly tried to pursue romantic relationships with teenagers when he was in his thirties. The #BoycottKeurig hasthtag is now trending on Twitter and you can find some fun videos of people destroying their coffee makers if you've got some time to kill today.

Finance Scrappy Federer wins Tour Finals opener
Author: 0 Scrappy Federer wins Tour Finals opener

Roger Federer started his bid for ATP Finals glory with a commanding 6-4 7-6 (7-4) victory over Jack Sock on Sunday. The 31-year-old, forced to pull out of the Paris Masters last week with a knee injury, is painfully aware that the ATP Finals is the one major piece of silverware missing from his trophy cabinet and he wants to put that right.

Finance US Navy aircraft carriers operate off Korean Peninsula
Author: 0 US Navy aircraft carriers operate off Korean Peninsula

Following his " lunatic remarks " made in September, Trump "made his conceived attempt yet again to alienate our people from the government and keep up rivalry between the DPRK and the global society", the spokesman continued. During Saturday's summit, Moon and Xi also agreed to quickly normalize bilateral exchanges in all sectors, Yoon added, repeating what was said in the agreement announced last month when the two countries agreed to end a year-long standoff over the deployment of a US ...

Finance Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $6000, Bitcoin Cash Jumps 300% in Three Days
Author: 0 Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $6000, Bitcoin Cash Jumps 300% in Three Days

With a block size of 8MB and several teams of developers that are competing to create a better version of Bitcoin, today's price action across cryptocurrency markets shows that it is well on track. It allows for bigger "blocks" of transaction to be processed, speeding up the network. Confidence on transaction speed in Bitcoin has deteriorated significantly in recent months.

Author: 0 Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation

The stock was purchased at an average cost of $27.47 per share, with a total value of $54,940.00. The Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc holds 163,635 shares with $4.10M value, up from 95,550 last quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 7 by Zacks. Bank of America downgraded Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) on Tuesday, December 8 to "Neutral" rating.