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Economy Climate change could force millions of people to move from their homes
Author: 0 Climate change could force millions of people to move from their homes

The report also offers case studies of how governments and non-governmental organizations might plan effectively for migration or help populations live sustainably in rural areas. "That could speak to the lawsuits' claims that these companies were not forthcoming about their internal thinking about climate change", Wara said.

Economy Kidde recalls smoke alarm: May not go off
Author: 0 Kidde recalls smoke alarm: May not go off

Kidde dual sensor smoke alarms, models PI2010 and PI9010 are included in the recall. 10 through 2017 October 13. Without having the ability to detect smoke, the smoke alarm may not be able to alert people of a fire. If you have one of these alarms, contact Kidde toll-free at 1-833-551-7739 from 8:30 a.m.to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m.

Economy San Francisco will become the first U.S. city to ban fur
Author: 0 San Francisco will become the first U.S. city to ban fur

According to animal welfare organizations such as In Defense of Animals, it's estimated that over 50 million animals are killed for their fur worldwide every year. The prohibition will hit retailers large and small, although smaller businesses will probably have a harder time adjusting. The showroom at B.B. Hawk in the South of Market neighborhood features chinchilla, sable, fox, and Blackglama mink.

Economy Remember KB Toys? It's making a comeback
Author: 0 Remember KB Toys? It's making a comeback

Kassoff said in his post that he wanted to "bring back KB Toys the right way so it can compete with not only the big-box stores but online as well". After the holiday shopping season ends, Kassoff will decide which of the pop-up stores will become permanent, based on their performance and whether he can negotiate a lease.

Economy Buhari greets Merkel, Putin on re-election
Author: 0 Buhari greets Merkel, Putin on re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday extended his "sincere congratulations" to President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation on his victory in the country's recent presidential election. All Germans need to benefit from the longest economic boom since 1990, she said. "Today it's more important than ever to continue the dialogue with one another and to promote the relations between our states and our people", Merkel said in a March 19 statement addressed to Putin.

Economy Stocks rebound as 2-day Fed meeting begins
Author: 0 Stocks rebound as 2-day Fed meeting begins

Wednesday's decision bears additional significance as it's Jerome Powell's first press conference as Fed chair . The dollar edged 0.43 percent higher against a basket of currencies to 90.15, almost reversing a 0.5 percent drop the previous day thanks to a relief rally in sterling after a transition deal was announced and the euro's bounce.

Economy Barclays Reiterates Overweight Rating for Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSA)
Author: 0 Barclays Reiterates Overweight Rating for Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSA)

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Economy Sell or Hold action? NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Author: 0 Sell or Hold action? NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

NVIDIA Corporation ( NASDAQ : NVDA ) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $1.57/Share beating the analyst estimate of $1.17/Share by a difference of $0.4. The S&P 500 notched a 1.2 percent loss for the week, despite a 0.2 percent gain on Friday. It dived, as 45 investors sold NVDA shares while 282 reduced holdings.

Economy US Envoy in Venezuela Tried to Dissuade Falcon from Presidential Bid
Author: 0 US Envoy in Venezuela Tried to Dissuade Falcon from Presidential Bid

The new EO came on the same day that the administration implemented additional sanctions against the Venezuelan regime, this time targeting four former and current corrupt officials of that government. Maduro had announced late a year ago that he was creating the digital currency to outmaneuver US sanctions preventing Venezuela from issuing new debt.

Economy Australian billionaire James Packer quits Crown Resorts due to mental health issues
Author: 0 Australian billionaire James Packer quits Crown Resorts due to mental health issues

Back in the early 2000s, he revealed he chose to step out of public attention as he was dealing with a breakdown after the One-Tel collapse. "Mr Packer is suffering from mental health issues ", a spokesperson said. The billionaire's private investment company, Consolidated Press Holdings , owns about 47 per cent of Crown Resorts . His resignation comes after he officially returned to the board of directors in July a year ago, after stepping down as chairman in August 2015 and resigning ...

Economy Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)
Author: 0 Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Cloud revenue is becoming a key growth driver for Oracle . ORCL turned negative at the end of a year ago and then managed a double top, as shown on the chart below. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . In terms of Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) stock price comparison to its moving averages, shares of company are -8.30% away from the 50-day moving average and -4.43% away from 20-day average.

Economy Sensex snaps 5-day losing streak as IT stocks gain
Author: 0 Sensex snaps 5-day losing streak as IT stocks gain

The broader NSE Nifty reclaimed the key 10,100-mark and touched a high of 10,155.65, before finally settling at 10,124.35, showing a gain of 30.10 points, or 0.30 per cent. Among pharma stocks, Cipla fell 4.7 per cent. Dr Reddy's Laboratories was trading 0.4 per cent lower. Asian markets declined amid volatility ahead of new Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's first policy meeting starting later in the day.

Economy Pennsylvania Trust Co Increases Position in Amazon.com, Inc
Author: 0 Pennsylvania Trust Co Increases Position in Amazon.com, Inc

The stock increased 1.19% or $0.045 during the last trading session, reaching $3.825. About 4.38M shares traded. Kamunting Street Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $747.91B market cap company.

Economy United Suspends Cargo Program for Pets
Author: 0 United Suspends Cargo Program for Pets

United did not give a date when it would resume the PetSafe transport program, but the carrier said it expects to complete its review by May 1. The airline will no longer accept bookings to transport animals as cargo - though it will honor any shipments that have been booked prior to Tuesday.

Economy United Kingdom inflation falls to 2.7 percent in February
Author: 0 United Kingdom inflation falls to 2.7 percent in February

The fall eases pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates. The figure was slightly below the median forecast of 2.8 percent in a Reuters poll of economists. Most economists had expected the cost of living to rise by less than it did last time, but they hadn't quite anticipated such a sharp slowdown. Inflation climbed in Britain to as high as 3.1 percent in November, pushed up by voters' June 2016 decision to leave the European Union, which hammered the value of the pound and ...

Economy Babies 'R' Us Is Closing Alongside Toys 'R' Us
Author: 0 Babies 'R' Us Is Closing Alongside Toys 'R' Us

Toys "R" Us was the last remaining speciality toy retailer in the United States and hundreds of companies relied on its big-box stores as a showcase for both innovative toys as well as classics. Nothing came of the talks. The company, which filed for bankruptcy in September, announced plans to shut down its us operations last week. Toys "R" Us is present in 19 locations in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Author: 0 GKN's (LON:GKN) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Citigroup

The business had revenue of GBX 263 million during the quarter. The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $11.76. The firm offers Blancco Drive Eraser, which erases sensitive data from HDDs and complex SSDs in PC desktop computers, laptops, and servers; Blancco Mobile Device Eraser that erases data from smartphones and tablets running on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry operating systems; Blancco File Eraser, which erases sensitive files and ...

Economy The Coca-Cola Company (KO) loses confidence of 60 hedge fund managers
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Company (KO) loses confidence of 60 hedge fund managers

The company had a trading volume of 3,351,682 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,535,281. About 3.93 million shares traded. We see here that Coca-Cola Bottling Co. The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Thursday, October 22. Credit Suisse Group reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $53.00 price target (up from $51.00) on shares of The Coca-Cola in a research report on Tuesday, February 20th.

Economy Channel 4 vows action on 28% gender pay gap
Author: 0 Channel 4 vows action on 28% gender pay gap

A report into gender pay imbalance at rival public service broadcaster the BBC, published in October 2017, found that women earn 9.3 per cent less than men on average but found "no systemic discrimination" against female staff. There are nearly twice as many women as men in the broadcaster's two lowest-paid quartiles (62% and 68%). "It would be perverse for us to reduce the number of women in lower-paid roles and we want to continue to be an attractive place for women to work".

Economy Dublin Ranks Ahead Of Paris & London In Quality Of Living Survey
Author: 0 Dublin Ranks Ahead Of Paris & London In Quality Of Living Survey

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Economy Wall Street's 'fear index' skyrockets 38 percent after Facebook data misuse reports
Author: 0 Wall Street's 'fear index' skyrockets 38 percent after Facebook data misuse reports

Stocks fell sharply on Monday, as data privacy concerns engulfed Facebook and drove a tech sell-off that weighed on the broader market, Fox Business reported . Bank Wealth Management in Minneapolis. Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, and Amazon share prices all dropped by more than 1.5 percent. The decline is one of the biggest percentage drops to ever occur for the social network's stock, and according the Wall Street Journal , the decline also knocked Facebook out of the S&P 500's five ...

Economy Gold moves lower as the dollar and rates go higher
Author: 0 Gold moves lower as the dollar and rates go higher

In the previous session, it touched $1,307.51 an ounce, its lowest since March 1. Gold futures were slightly lower Tuesday, unable to sustain any upward momentum ahead of the Federal Reserve interest rate decision. Powell is expected to hike interest rates and signal threemore increases this year at the Fed policy meeting. As gold has fallen, funds have scaled back bets on higher prices, with the net long position in Comex gold falling to around 136,000 contracts from nearly 210,000 in ...

Economy First details of woman mowed down and killed by self-driving Uber
Author: 0 First details of woman mowed down and killed by self-driving Uber

The company has been the subject of a number of complaints about its autonomous vehicles, but the company has said the cars were being driven by a human driver at the time of the incidents. After months of getting their act together, Uber gets just what they don't need right now: the first fatal accident caused by a self-driving vehicle.

Economy IBM Research: Crypto-anchors and Blockchain
Author: 0 IBM Research: Crypto-anchors and Blockchain

Each one is smaller than a grain of salt, but it packs more computing power than you'd expect. In 2015, the computer claimed to make chips with the smallest components , according to BBC News . Left: 64 motherboards with two tiny computers in the top-left corner. The new chip which IBM describes as the world's smallest computer . The company posits that manufacturers could use the chips and blockchain technology to verify the authenticity of goods.

Economy First images released of Volkswagen's electric Pikes Peak vehicle
Author: 0 First images released of Volkswagen's electric Pikes Peak vehicle

Welsch, who is also responsible for the development of the upcoming range of ID electric road models, says the ID R Pikes Peak is equipped with "innovative drive and battery technology". The new I.D. R marks the first time Volkswagen R and Volkswagen Motorsport divisions work closer together for a joint product. "The entire team behind our driver Romain Dumas is highly motivated to set a new record for electric cars", said VW motorsport chief Sven Smeets.

Economy Cuomo directs AG probe of 2015 Weinstein case
Author: 0 Cuomo directs AG probe of 2015 Weinstein case

The article, "To Catch a Predator", explains that SVD Commander Michael Osgood "believed that Vance and his office were actively working to discredit" model Ambra Battilana Gutierrez , who filed a police report against Weinstein after he allegedly groped her in his Weinstein Company office in March 2015.

Author: 0 Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP) PT Lowered to $69.00 at Morgan Stanley

They set a "neutral" rating and a $22.00 target price on the stock. The stock of STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE:STOR) earned "Overweight" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Friday, July 15. The business had revenue of $23.77 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.76 million. research analysts anticipate that Antero Midstream GP will post 0.54 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Economy Free ice cream cones at Dairy Queen on Tuesday
Author: 0 Free ice cream cones at Dairy Queen on Tuesday

Dairy Queen is celebrating the first day of spring with free ice cones. Customers can claim their small cone on Tuesday - one cone per customer. "This day has become a spring tradition and a sign that warmer weather is upon us". eParisExtra spoke with an employee who said the cones will be distributed one per person, and they plan to have extra hands on deck to manage the crowd.

Economy United jet diverted due to pet on wrong flight
Author: 0 United jet diverted due to pet on wrong flight

According to Today , a dog leaving from New Jersey's Newark airport destined for Akron, Ohio was accidentally loaded onto a plane heading to St. Louis, Missouri. "We provide compensation to all customers on board for the diversion". The flight attendant allegedly did not hear or understand the family when they said the dog was in the carrier.

Economy Volkswagen to build 5-passenger SUV based on Atlas
Author: 0 Volkswagen to build 5-passenger SUV based on Atlas

Volkswagen plans to invest $340 million to build a new five-passenger sport utility vehicle based off its bigger Atlas model at its factory in Chattanooga, Tenn ., a bet that American demand for crossovers and SUVs will continue. Prior to 2017, most of VW's US own-brand sales were cars. They will unveil a concept version of the vehicle at the New York International Auto Show in ten days.

Economy Two more IndiGo planes grounded after engine trouble
Author: 0 Two more IndiGo planes grounded after engine trouble

The DGCA had on Monday ordered the grounding of 11 A320neo planes fitted with P&W1100 engines beyond ESN 450 series due to recurring problems, including mid-air shutdowns. A Mumbai bound flight 6E 439 from Kochi had to reject take-off due to issues in its engine. Indigo has also cancelled over 120 domestic and global flights scheduled between March 16-31.

Economy Shah Rukh Khan revists Darr, tells Zero co-star 'I love you kkkKatrina!'
Author: 0 Shah Rukh Khan revists Darr, tells Zero co-star 'I love you kkkKatrina!'

He went Kkkkk Katrina in the caption of a photo where he is seen looking adoringly at a photo of the actress, while trying to offer her some ice-cream. "While everyone thinks that only Shah Rukh Khan has a special role in the film with a disability, they will be surprised to know that Anushka and Katrina's characters also face various challenges".