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Author: 0 Deals Rumor Mill: Panera Bread, Psagot, Grab

Dean Investment Associates LLC now owns 2,601 shares of the company's stock valued at $506,000 after buying an additional 9 shares during the last quarter. The company has a market capitalization of $5.93 billion, a PE ratio of 42.37 and a beta of 0.31. There are several parties that expressed interest in buying the company, but it is unclear which companies are doing this.

Finance U.S. states begin legal action on Trump energy delay
Author: 0 U.S. states begin legal action on Trump energy delay

Ten states led by Democrats, including Washington, and a handful of national environmental groups sued the Trump administration , claiming it's violating federal law by delaying energy-efficiency standards meant to save Americans nearly $24 billion.

Finance Bourses record new high
Author: 0 Bourses record new high

The fast paced developments on the GST resolution and improved global scenario after last week's worries regarding the USA healthcare bill also strengthened the benchmark indices. Among the BSE sectoral indices, Capital Goods index closed with the biggest gain, up 3.5 per cent. Healthcare (up 1.1 per cent), Oil & Gas (up 0.8 per cent), Consumer Durables (up 0.6 per cent) and Power (up 0.5 per cent) indices were other notable gainers.

Finance Post merger with five associates, SBI opens as one bank from today
Author: 0 Post merger with five associates, SBI opens as one bank from today

The associate banks which merged with the SBI are State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, State Bank Of Hyderabad, State Bank of Mysore and State Bank of Travancore besides the Bharatiya Mahila Bank. She claimed that the merger will benefit associate banks' customers in terms of lower interest rates and an additional bouquet of products and services.

Author: 0 Philanthropist David Rockefeller Dies At 101

The Rockefeller Family Fund, set up by David Rockefeller and his brothers in 1967, is dedicated in part to weaning the world off of oil-and of attacking ExxonMobil, the heir to his grandfather's creation, Standard Oil. He enlisted in the US Army in 1942, and in various places in World War II, including Southwestern France and Africa, rose to the rank of captain. In this photo, David Rockefeller takes the podium as President Lyndon Johnson looks on in the White House Rose Garden on 15 ...

Finance Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies - White House
Author: 0 Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies - White House

Schiff, a 56-year-old eight-term congressional representative from the Los Angeles, California, area, appeared Sunday morning on the CNN political interview program State of the Union, hosted by Jake Tapper, where the topic was classified intelligence documents that Schiff viewed on Friday at the White House.

Finance Samsung Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition can be bypassed: Here is how?
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition can be bypassed: Here is how?

The Face Unlock feature was "supposedly" another mode of secure unlocking that Samsung is said to have put on its flagships. But it's not a secure way to lock your phone , as the folks at iDeviceHelp discovered this week . The physical home button has been replaced with a virtual 3D Touch button embedded in the display. The new Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + now come with notable design changes, especially the new bezel-less screen on the top and bottom of the device for ...

Author: 0 NCAA Championship a matchup for big men

After a demoralizing loss to OR this season , Arizona coach Sean Miller suggested that if the Ducks had another level they'd be unsafe. And with an Elite Eight finish last season and a Final Four appearance this year, OR continues to improve on its own success .

Author: 0 Senate panel favorably recommends Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Neil Gorsuch testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 22, 2017. Sen. Chris Coons of DE became the key 41st vote for the Democrats Monday , declaring during committee debate that Gorsuch's conservative record showed an activist approach to the law and that he evaded questions during his confirmation hearings.

Finance Juno Awards celebrate Canadian musical talent and honour Leonard Cohen
Author: 0 Juno Awards celebrate Canadian musical talent and honour Leonard Cohen

Other performances included Dallas Smith , Shawn Mendes , July Talk , A Tribe Called Red , The Stumbellas , Ruth B , Arkells , Alessia Cara , Billy Talent and Bryan Adams . Shawn Mendes , who got the crowd on their feet with a performance of his song Mercy , won JUNO Fan Choice Award* . During a videotaped acceptance speech, Downie shared, "We are not completely Canada yet".

Author: 0 Henley off to the Masters after winning in Houston

We had enough to hang on and Duby played good to save us in the third period, I thought". "It's a humbling game". "It will be my fourth Masters", Henley said after the win. Starting seven behind Kang in the third round Fowler had cut the deficit to two at the turn and grabbed a share of the lead with a third consecutive birdie of the back nine at the 14th.

Author: 0 Oil hits three-week highs as OPEC deal extension seen likely

The rally started earlier in the week, as US supply data from the Energy Information Administration and disruption in Libyan oil supplies heartened traders. USA oil production increased by 60,000 barrels a day in January, the Energy Department said Friday, an early sign of the energy industry's turnaround this year.

Author: 0 Sturgeon signs formal letter for second independence vote

A letter informing Prime Minister Theresa May of the Scottish government's official request to hold a second independence referendum has been delivered to Downing Street. "There appears to be no rational reason for you to stand in the way of the will of the Scottish Parliament and I hope you will not do so", she wrote.

Author: 0 Trump supports repeal of Internet privacy protections

What little privacy there is on the internet is going to take a major hit as Congress has passed a resolution making it legal for internet providers to sell your web browsing history. If anyone hoped that President Donald Trump might come to his senses and decide against signing the bill, you should know that won't happen. "The reality is all the information of what they're doing online is already being collected", Vankat said.

Finance Atkin Confirms Receipt Of Possible Offer From SNC-Lavalin
Author: 0 Atkin Confirms Receipt Of Possible Offer From SNC-Lavalin

Accepting shareholders would get 2,080 pence for each Atkins share held under the proposal. There can be no certainty that a firm offer will be made, Atkins said, nor the terms on which any firm offer might be made. A successful deal would strengthen SNC-Lavalin's foothold in Europe, which accounted for only 5.3 per cent of its sales a year ago, while Atkins generates nearly half its £1.862 billion annual revenue there, according to Bloomberg.

Finance Rig count up 15; Louisiana, Texas lead
Author: 0 Rig count up 15; Louisiana, Texas lead

Total rigs are up by 374 (+83%) from a year ago, with oil rigs higher by 300 (+83%) and gas rigs up by 72 (+82%). Texas gained another 7 rigs, and Alaska was up 4. Fifteen oil and 14 natural gas rigs left, along with one miscellaneous rig, leaving 155 still turning to the right in Canada. The report said personal income increased by 0.4 percent in February after climbing by an upwardly revised 0.5 percent in January.

Finance Cyclone rips off roofs, flings boats onto land in Australia
Author: 0 Cyclone rips off roofs, flings boats onto land in Australia

Proserpine was one of the worst-hit areas, along with the resort town of Airlie Beach and the town of Bowen. SYDNEY-Tropical Cyclone Debbie ravaged the northeastern state of Queensland on Tuesday, leaving a trail of destruction, and ongoing concerns on Wednesday, in its wake.

Finance Boeing's newest, largest Dreamliner jet makes first test flight
Author: 0 Boeing's newest, largest Dreamliner jet makes first test flight

Tim Berg said in a webcast news conference after the flight. The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner is claimed to be economic to operate while offering more room for passengers. The 787-10 Dreamliner airplane, 68.2 meters in length, is capable of carrying 330 passengers in a two-class configuration. Boeing markets the 787-10 as having 25 percent better fuel efficiency and lower emissions than the airplanes it will replace.

Finance Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy Protection, 10 Years After Acquisition By Toshiba
Author: 0 Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy Protection, 10 Years After Acquisition By Toshiba

The Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan also slowed worldwide nuclear development and enhanced safety measures caused delays at Westinghouse's projects in Georgia and SC. Toshiba first warned of a massive hit from its USA nuclear unit back in December. The company is an important cog in the energy sector as its technology is used in around half the world's nuclear reactors.

Author: 0 Congressman Lieu Statement Opposing Trump Administration Roll Back Of Clean Power Plan

Jeremy Symons, associate vice president at the Environmental Defense Fund, said advocates will work to build support among lawmakers along with the public. The Clean Power Plan may have been scrapped, but clean energy remains (very much) part of the American energy market. "Collectively, the wind and solar industry accounts for almost 144,000 jobs and more than $83 billion in existing capital investment in our Western states.