by | May 02, 2018 | 02:02

Due to the laws "sunset clause", the Scottish Parliament will review the legislation in five years time to decide whether it should continue. "Our action is bold and it is courageous, and shows once again that we are leading the way in introducing innovative solutions to public health challenges".

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:01

Shares in Snap were in free-fall in after-hours trading after it revealed user growth was dented by its controversial redesign, and said it expected growth to "decelerate substantially" in the second quarter. It was the company's slowest rate of user growth. "We are now focused on optimizing the redesign based on our ongoing experimentation", CEO Evan Spiegel said in a statement.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:14

Jennifer Riordan was killed on a Southwest Airlines flight after shrapnel from an exploding engine smashed a window at 30,000 feet while flying from LaGuardia Airport in NY and had an emergency landing in Philadelphia on April 17. The president went on to talk about Tammie Jo Shultz, the pilot who was able to land the plane safely despite the technical failures. She's credited with keeping calm after the plane's engine blew, killing Riordan.

by | May 01, 2018 | 22:42

One witness said an aide had forcibly removed Mr Arnault's hand. It follows a report in the Svenska Dagbladet newspaper that quoted three people who said they saw the incident. The organisation then voted against removing Ms Frostenson from its 18-person committee. The statement was a surprisingly frank assessment of the organization's own failings in regards to sexual harassment and upholding secrecy arrangements in place ahead of the Nobel prize winner's announcement.

by | May 01, 2018 | 22:10

The Company is engaged in producing flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in North America and Europe. It has underperformed by 7.24% the S&P500. US Bancorp DE boosted its holdings in shares of U.S. Steel by 81.2% in the 4th quarter. The S&P is up 0.9% in April, and down 0.3% in 2018, and the tech-laden Nasdaq has tacked on 0.4% return this month, with a year-to-date advance of 2.6%.

by | May 01, 2018 | 19:42

Former AFL Premiership winning player and coach Mark Thompson has faced court this afternoon after Victoria Police sensationally levelled a raft of drug-related charges, including trafficking, against the fallen great. "I've got no idea (whether I'll plead guilty or not guilty)". Thompson jetted to Los Angeles following the raids earlier this year. Not just that, he was such a strong leader around the club at that time.

by | May 01, 2018 | 19:26

If it goes ahead, the combination will create a high street titan with a bigger share of the market than Tesco . Walmart will receive 3 billion pounds in cash and a 42% stake in the combined business, valuing Asda at 7.3 billion pounds on a debt-free basis.

by | May 01, 2018 | 18:30

Its recent history has been dominated by the... Helping boost the bottom line was BP's upstream business which posted an underlying recurring cost profit, before interest and tax, of almost $3.2 billion, up from less than $1.4 billion over the first quarter of 2017.

by | May 01, 2018 | 14:55

Additionally, U.S. crude production has soared more than 25 percent since mid-2016 to a record 10.59 million barrels per day (bpd). Meanwhile, the Opec and non-Opec members have been continuing their production cuts, which are now expected to continue beyond 2018.

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:05

USA inflation finally hit the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target last month - for the first time in six years, the Department of Commerce said Monday. That was the biggest gain since February 2017 and followed a 1.7 percent rise in February, the Commerce Department said on Monday. That would be up from three rate hikes a year ago.

by | May 01, 2018 | 10:12

Like Joe Namath at the Super Bowl nearly 50 years ago, Baker Mayfield guaranteed something before the National Football League draft, a prediction that proved accurate. The former Heisman victor spent the 2014 and 2015 seasons in Cleveland, throwing for 1,675 yards and seven touchdowns against seven interceptions. While that that is impressive, Mayfield is also linked to some less-than-stellar moments.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:52

The move will see 3,000 new jobs created at the facility across a variety of tech roles. The online retail giant now employs more than 1,000 researchers and engineers in Vancouver, primarily creating new products and services for the company's global retail business and Amazon Web Services.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:15

Highvista Strategies Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $835.18B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.92% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $38.71. (NASDAQ:ACIW) to report earnings on May, 3. After $1.92 actual earnings per share reported by CVS Health Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -27.08% negative EPS growth.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:43

According to the government, the numbers are a sign that growth is accelerating. Wages and salaries advanced 0.2%, the smallest gain since October, after a 0.4% increase in February. Julia Coronado, president of Macropolicy Perspectives LLC in NY, described the Fed's approach as a "de facto" move in the direction of price level targeting, in which the central bank makes up for misses of its inflation goal in one direction with offsetting misses in the other.

by | April 30, 2018 | 23:29

They are also more than 30 cents higher than they were one month ago. He was paying $2.45 a gallon wholesale Monday and selling it at the pump for $2.63 a gallon. "Although this was the most expensive April gas prices we've seen in years, fuel is still almost a dollar less than what we paid in April 2014", said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA - The Auto Club Group.

by | April 30, 2018 | 20:46

McDonald's (NYSE: MCD ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 30th. It has outperformed by 10.07% the S&P500. Df Dent & Co Inc decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 6.64% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | April 30, 2018 | 19:50

Whole Foods 360 tweeted , sending the Twitterverse into a frenzy over the controversial name. " Yellow Fever celebrates all things Asian: the food, the culture and the people and our menu reflects that featuring cuisine from Korea, Japan, China, Vietnam, Thailand and Hawaii", said Kelly Kim , executive chef and co-founder of Yellow Fever , which also operates two Los Angeles-area restaurants.

by | April 30, 2018 | 18:49

Including Andeavor's debt, Marathon is paying $35.6 billion to hold 66 percent of a combined company which will have the ability to process about 3.1 million barrels per day along with a large network of filling stations and oil and natural gas pipelines.

by | April 30, 2018 | 18:27

The prediction on iPhone X Plus stands at 6.5in OLED, while a cheaper variant might be available in 6.1in LCD, with larger bezels and similar features as iPhone X, but without the dual rear camera. And it looks like the entry-level iPhone X2 will drop the 3D Touch feature to minimize the cost of display manufacturing. It is also believed that the Apple iPhone could be coming with LCD displays instead of OLED.

by | April 30, 2018 | 17:26

Walmart will own 42 per cent of the combined business and also receive 2.97 billion in cash. Unions have raised fears over the prospects for jobs, although Sainsbury's said that the deal will "offer more opportunities" for over 330,000 colleagues at all levels.

by | April 30, 2018 | 16:52

Mr Modi's government hailed its own success in pushing the power grid out to every Indian village. PM Modi had promised that all villages where electricity was yet to reach, will have the power within 1,000 days. According to government definition, a village is considered electrified if it has the basic electrical infrastructure and 10 per cent of its households and public places have power.

by | April 30, 2018 | 16:31

TUESDAY - Sunny and Warm. High temperatures will be in the middle to upper 70s Monday afternoon. Clouds will increase later Sunday night as the south wind flow in the Midwest starts to usher in more moisture. Wednesday night will be mostly clear with lows around 60. There is a slight chance of a spotty shower, mainly in the morning to midday. Highs will be in the lower 80s with lows in the mid 50s.

by | April 30, 2018 | 16:03

Take this message from Haryana's Anu Kumari , who secured the second rank in Union Public Service Commission ( UPSC ) exams. Durishetty, who hails from Hyderabad, is already an officer of the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) of the 2014 batch.

by | April 30, 2018 | 15:06

Employees tried to explain what comes in the deal and told her maybe she was thinking of the Wendy's 4 for 4 deal instead, but the woman was so irate she couldn't be reasoned with, according to a police report . She then grabs a display board and hits the door with it, before picking up a chair and hurling it into a window, smashing it. Cops say the woman was between 18 to 25 years old, wearing a multi colored hair rag, a pink bandana, blue jeans, pink hoodie and black jacket.

by | April 30, 2018 | 14:55

BGS's profit would be $33.30 million giving it 11.38 P/E if the $0.50 EPS is correct. Sky Invest Grp Inc Ltd Co accumulated 37,933 shares or 1.77% of the stock. Market cap will give you an idea of the size of equity, which can help gauge similar stocks in similar sectors. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by BMO Capital Markets.