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Finance Sprint Corp, T-Mobile US Inc Mulling Potential Merger
Author: 0 Sprint Corp, T-Mobile US Inc Mulling Potential Merger

T-Mobile has a current market value of $54 billion compared with Sprint's $32 billion, according to FactSet. FRANKFURT, May 11 T-Mobile US will very likely be part of merger talks in the United States and its strong position there should give it time to find the best fit, its parent Deutsche Telekom said on Thursday.

Finance Buffett calls health bill a giveaway to wealthy
Author: 0 Buffett calls health bill a giveaway to wealthy

He told CNBC that while most people might buy appliances on price, he'd noticed that it was much easier to persuade people to pay more to buy the furniture they really wanted, rather than a cheaper alternative. Credit Suisse Group AG analysts highlighted the risks in January when they said the deal could jeopardise profits at Berkshire's property-casualty operations.

Author: 0 TSU cancels Sen. Cornyn's scheduled commencement appearance

The job also requires Senate confirmation. The Department of Justice flatly denied those reports. Whoever is selected for the position will face intense scrutiny from Democrats and Republicans and will be responsible for overseeing the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, along with the typical responsibilities of managing an agency of over 35,000 employees.

Finance Elon Musk's New Video For His Dumb Tunnel Project Is Awesome
Author: 0 Elon Musk's New Video For His Dumb Tunnel Project Is Awesome

In that cryptic tweet, Musk wrote he's "still waiting", leading us to think the Boring Company might never dig the incredible tunnels to fulfill his plans for the transportation system of the future. Elon Musk has revealed the next stage of his vision to transport cars through a network of underground tunnels at more than 120mph on a fleet of electric sleds.

Author: 0 Consumer prices rebounded 0.2 percent in April

Prices excluding food and energy were up 1.9% on the year. Today's report suggest the rise in producer prices have yet to be passed on to consumers. A lower trajectory for consumer inflation will be closely monitored by Federal Reserve policy makers, but with the unemployment rate at the lowest level in a decade, central bankers still appear to have leeway to increase the benchmark interest rate at their June meeting.

Finance Go with GM: Permit genetically modified mustard cultivation
Author: 0 Go with GM: Permit genetically modified mustard cultivation

The Centre for Genetic Manipulation of Crop Plants (CGMCP), Delhi University South Campus, had submitted an application to the GEAC for the environmental release of GM mustard (brassica juncea) hybrid DMH-11 and the use of parental events (varuna bn 3.6 and EH2 mod bs 2.99) for the development of a new generation of hybrids.

Author: 0 With a few exceptions

It specified that the only major exceptions were a Miss Universe pageant held in Moscow in 2013 that generated $12.2 million in foreign income, most of it from Russia, and the 2008 sale of an estate in Florida to a Russian billionaire for $95 million.

Finance Automotive: Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs
Author: 0 Automotive: Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs

U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer in San Francisco in February granted preliminary approval to the 3.0 liter deal and to a related Robert Bosch GmbH's settlement. U.S. Federal Trade Commission attorney Jonathan Cohen said the FTC considered all those factors before granting its approval to the deal. Under the settlement, Volkswagen agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight.

Finance SoftBank recognises $1.4 bn losses from India investments in 2016-17
Author: 0 SoftBank recognises $1.4 bn losses from India investments in 2016-17

SoftBank is the largest private investor in India - having pumped in over $2 billion dollars till date - and the sale of Snapdeal to Flipkart is expected to come in at $1 billion. After convincing early-stage investor in Snapdeal , Kalaari Capital, to agree to the sale, SoftBank is said to be close to getting the nod of approval from Nexus as well.

Author: 0 China says it successfully tests new type of missile

Is Trump preparing for WAR with China? Soldiers of China's People Liberation Army (PLA) take part in a military parade at Tiananmen Square in Beijing on September 3, 2015. The Chinese weapon tested was likely a DF-26 intermediate range missile being developed to sink warships, including US aircraft carriers, said Song Zhongping, an expert on military affairs and commentator for Hong Kong's Phoenix TV .

Author: 0 Chelsea defeat Everton, Spurs stay close

Lukaku failed to make an impact against his former club as Pedro, Willian and Gary Cahill all netted to hand the league leaders three points. Everton's eight-match winning run at Goodison Park ended after Pedro broke through the home resistance with his 25-yard (meter) strike in the 66th minute.

Finance EU Legal Aide Says Uber Can Be Asked To Obtain Taxi Licenses
Author: 0 EU Legal Aide Says Uber Can Be Asked To Obtain Taxi Licenses

In a nonbinding opinion, advocate general Maciej Szpunar concluded that "the service offered by Uber can not be classified as an "information society service". Waymo lawsuit: Uber is now involved in a lawsuit with Waymo , the driverless auto arm of Alphabet, which has accused its former employee Anthony Levandowski of illegally downloading 14,000 documents related to its driverless vehicle tech before leaving the company.

Finance I might release tax returns -- when I'm out of office
Author: 0 I might release tax returns -- when I'm out of office

When asked whether he would be prepared to release his tax returns in order to garner enough support from Democrats to achieve his ideal tax plan, Trump told The Economist , "I don't know". "I doubt it. Because they're not going to ... nobody cares about my tax return except for the reporters", Trump said. He implied to The Economist that his taxes aren't going to be done any time soon, so he wouldn't want to release them as part of a political agreement.

Finance Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (CCE), Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)
Author: 0 Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (CCE), Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)

Also, the Hold rating count is 0, as of 09 May 2017. 03/07/2017 - Argus began new coverage on Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. giving the company a "buy" rating. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share.

Author: 0 BoE & RBNZ Take Favored Currencies Down A Peg, Dollar Supported

He also kept the rate track unchanged, saying the recent jump in consumer prices may only be temporary. That stance put the RBNZ at odds with a number of economists, who expect it will have to raise rates earlier than 2019. Investors got ahead of themselves by pricing in NZ rate hikes early next year, said Capital Economics's Paul Dales. "Numerous uncertainties remain and policy may need to adjust accordingly", Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Graeme Wheeler said.

Finance Nationwide ICE operation leads to more than 1000 gang-related arrests
Author: 0 Nationwide ICE operation leads to more than 1000 gang-related arrests

ICE acting director Thomas D. Homan and Derek Benner, deputy executive associate director of Homeland Security Investigations, said a total of 1,098 people were arrested on criminal charges as part of the operation. Of those 445, 280 were arrested on administrative immigration violations, meaning their only known crime was being in the country illegally. Among them were 384 foreigners who were living in the USA illegally and 61 legally in the country.

Author: 0 Oil rebounds above $50 on latest US stockpile figures

Additionally, investors were also demonstrating a lack of confidence in OPEC's ability to rebalance the market through planned production cuts. OPEC is curbing its output by about 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd) from January 1 for six months, the first reduction in eight years, to clear excess supply.