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Finance Venezuela's Maduro blasts foe for chemical attack comments
Author: 0 Venezuela's Maduro blasts foe for chemical attack comments

Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports. Borges and fellow opposition members, including National Assembly member Juan Andrés Mejía, handed over a communiqué to the Bolivarian National Guard, or GNB, in which the opposition-controlled legislature called on security forces to allow peaceful demonstrators to protest without facing intimidation or use of force from security officials.

Finance China aims high in building landmark Xiongan New Area
Author: 0 China aims high in building landmark Xiongan New Area

At a conference on promoting coordinated development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, Zhang called for a "reasonable pace of development" of the area, saying large-scale real estate development and illegal construction should be banned.

Finance Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs
Author: 0 Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs

It still could face lawsuits but with the president's approval, the likelihood of Keystone XL being built is now much more certain. Cannon Ball, N.D., March 24, 2017 -Today, President Trump announced that the State Department has issued the final permit necessary to proceed with the Keystone Pipeline.

Author: 0 New subsea cable to connect Australia and Southeast Asia

These technology firms have entered into an agreement with Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) to build a new worldwide subsea cable system. Slattery, who is the chairperson and CEO of the Superloop Group said in a statement: "We are very excited by the prospect of offering customers a fully meshed Pan-Asian network, connecting the existing metropolitan networks which we own and operate".

Finance TASER changes name in shift to software, services for police
Author: 0 TASER changes name in shift to software, services for police

The Los Angeles Police Department signed a contract with the company in 2016 to purchase roughly 7,000 body cameras for every patrol officer in the department. The market now includes roughly 60 companies that manufacture cameras; the two dominant ones are Axon and Vievu, which has added a number of big-city clients recently, including the NYPD.

Finance Guardiola laments Arsenal draw as Manchester City miss chance to close gap
Author: 0 Guardiola laments Arsenal draw as Manchester City miss chance to close gap

City have nine Premier League games remaining while they are also still involved in the FA Cup. Amid reports of interest from Paris Saint Germain, Wenger said: "I will not retire (if he leaves Arsenal )". "It was a good game but are we at the end of an era now?" "The board is responsible for the decision which engages the future and I focus on the short-term".

Finance Tesla is worth more than Ford - and GM is in sight
Author: 0 Tesla is worth more than Ford - and GM is in sight

Last month, Canadian auto sales saw an 11.1 per cent bump in demand for pickups and SUVs, offsetting a 0.3 per cent decline in vehicle sales. Ford's truck and SUV sales remain a bright spot for the automaker, which is in line with much of the industry.

Author: 0 House votes to overturn internet privacy protections

The majority vote cast was 215-205 affecting internet service providers and customers' personal information. ISPs cried foul, pointing out that companies like Google and Facebook don't have to follow the same set of rules, so neither should they.

Finance SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap
Author: 0 SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap

The Falcon Heavy is the higher variant of the Falcon 9 launch vessel and is made of a common Falcon 9 rocket core, with two extra strap-on boosters, anchored in the first stage of Falcon 9 rocket. "We'll just take two first stages and use them as strap-on boosters. It was actually shockingly hard to go from a single core to a triple-core vehicle".

Finance Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US
Author: 0 Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US

UPI reported that the recalled EpiPen (0.3 mg) and EpiPen Jr. EpiPens work by shooting a needle full of adrenaline into your body, which can save your life in the case of an allergic reaction. The company said the action is being done with the knowledge of the U.S. The Mylan EpiPens, and EpiPen Jr., are made by Meridian Medical Technologies .

Finance Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions
Author: 0 Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

The signing of the executive order was met with astonishment around the world, and many voices have spoken out against the wisdom of the move. While Trump's order on Tuesday does not officially end US compliance with the Paris Accord, the decision to end restrictions on coal-fired power plants was widely seen as a clear rejection of the accord by the USA administration.

Finance Mylan Expands EpiPen Recall to Some Devices Distributed in U.S.
Author: 0 Mylan Expands EpiPen Recall to Some Devices Distributed in U.S.

The reports detail instances in which the device would not activate. In its statement , Mylan noted the recall does not extend to the authorized generic and only involves lots made between December 2015 and July 2016. The recall notice also advises patients to carry their recalled EpiPen until they receive a replacement. The products involved in the recall are EpiPen auto-injectors with an expiry date of May 2017, and EpiPen Jr.

Author: 0 US stock indexes wavering between small gains and losses

The British pound rose 0.3 percent to $1.2472. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 6 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 1,388. The S&P 500 moved into positive territory for March, up 0.2%, while the Dow remains down 0.4% for the month.

Finance Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad ads
Author: 0 Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad ads

Enter ruggedly handsome Nashville star Charles Esten , cast as Carl Hardee Sr., who storms into Carl's Jr . headquarters to take back what he founded years ago from his son, Carl Hardee Jr. She seductively scrubs a Bentley, climbs up onto its hood and later crawl across the sudsy floor on all fours to take a bite of a Carl's Jr . burger.

Finance Lululemon earnings disappoint; shares down 18% after hours
Author: 0 Lululemon earnings disappoint; shares down 18% after hours

They set a "neutral" rating and a $55.00 price target for the company. Receive lululemon athletica inc. The consensus target price is $71.39 with 0 brokers rating the stock a strong buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a hold, 0 brokers rating the stock a underperform, and finally 0 brokers rating the stock a sell.

Author: 0 Amazon tests grocery pickup service in Seattle

The company is also preparing to open its first AmazonFresh Pickup locations in Seattle's Ballard and SoDo neighborhoods. NYT report adds Amazon's first grocery store will open in Bengaluru, and it quotes a person familiar with the plans.

Author: 0 USA under Trump Series: Trump-Ryan relation takes turn for worse

The new proposed healthcare plan, however, dubbed by the GOP as the American Health Care Act , failed to secure enough votes to pass. Ryan said after news broke that Americans would be "living with Obamacare for the foreseeable future". Speaker Ryan called them growing pains, but I wonder, to press a medical analogy, could they be persisting pains on issue after issue over the next couple of years? "I want to be clear".

Finance European Union clears Dow-DuPont chemicals mega-merger
Author: 0 European Union clears Dow-DuPont chemicals mega-merger

It's home to an acid copolymer manufacturing business that will be sold to South Korea's SK Innovation. The decision by competition regulators was subject to Dupont selling "major parts" of its global pesticide business. Merger Regulation". Dow and DuPont are confident that the merger will create more than $3 billion in "synergies". The EU's demand is "pro-competitive and maintains the strategic logic and value creation potential of the transaction", the statement added.

Author: 0 County sees drop in unemployment

VEC economist Ann Lang says it's the lowest rate since June 2008, and the 26th consecutive monthly increase - and another record-high - in household employment. The Hispanic jobless rate was 5.6 percent, up slightly from 5.5 percent a year earlier. A total of 1,923 people were reported to have filed for unemployment in Hunt County during February, an increase of 127 people since January and 236 people since Feb.

Finance Asian Stocks Mixed, US Dollar Capped By Fed Comments
Author: 0 Asian Stocks Mixed, US Dollar Capped By Fed Comments

A sharp fall in oil prices over the past two weeks has also weighed on United States inflation expectations. Fed chairman Janet Yellen's cautious guidance last week had investors pricing in nearly no chance of another rate rise at the next policy meeting in May and is seen rising to 50-50 for June.

Author: 0 David Rockefeller, World's Oldest Billionaire, Dies At 101

He was 101 years old. Using his fortune for a variety of philanthropic endeavors , Rockefeller's contributions were ever-present in the hallways of prestigious art museums, universities and public schools. family had ever done. Bush commended Rockefeller for his " commitment to the widest range of worthy causes ", making him a "valuable advisor to presidents of both parties - and yours truly certainly included".

Finance GoPro Inc (GPRO) Sees Strong Trading Volume After Analyst Upgrade
Author: 0 GoPro Inc (GPRO) Sees Strong Trading Volume After Analyst Upgrade

They now have a United States dollars 6 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research gave GoPro, Inc. This takes GPRO stock back to its 20-day moving average, a level that was lost earlier in the month. GoPro, Inc . (NASDAQ: GPRO ) now has a consensus Price Target of $8.57. Since then GoPro has steadied the ship somewhat to the extent that revenues for 2017 have thus far come in at the top end of estimates, although it seems this was not enough to save the 270 staff.

Finance Alabama jobless rate one of worst in United States at 6
Author: 0 Alabama jobless rate one of worst in United States at 6

The seasonally-adjusted Vermont data for January shows the Vermont civilian labor force increased by 900 from the prior month's revised estimate. The nation's joblessness rate decreased from 5.3 percent in January 2016 to 5.1 percent this year, and in saw a rate of 5.0 percent in January 2016 decrease to 4.7 percent for January 2017.

Finance Majority of flights canceled; trains to halt during blizzard
Author: 0 Majority of flights canceled; trains to halt during blizzard

American Airlines is waiving change fees for flights to and from certain airports in Ohio, Pennsylvania , New York, Connecticut , Maine , and more. Delta Airlines canceled flight 948 scheduled to take off at 2:10 pm, from Mexico City to NY as well as flight 752, which connected Aeromexico's AMX121 flight to NY.

Finance Are You A Fan Of Starbucks' New Spring-Inspired Cups??
Author: 0 Are You A Fan Of Starbucks' New Spring-Inspired Cups??

Just think of how good they are going to look on Instagram. The Starbucks seasonal cups coming next week will have different colors for each drink size. They arrive March 16 in the United States and Canada, and will be available for a limited time only. Starbucks revealed that this means "just for a few days".

Author: 0 US Attorney Preet Bharara Has Refused to Resign

Bharara said in a tweet on Saturday "I did not resign. Moments ago I was sacked", Bharara tweeted Saturday afternoon. Then on Friday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that under the Trump administration, all 46 of those remaining would be required to hand up their letters of resignation.

Finance Dick's Sporting Goods: Fiscal 4Q Beat Not Enoughl Shares Sink 8
Author: 0 Dick's Sporting Goods: Fiscal 4Q Beat Not Enoughl Shares Sink 8

They now have a $70.00 target price on the sporting goods retailer's stock. This created a "surprise factor" 14.29% due to being $0.06 apart from what Wall Street predicted. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc . recorded a 52-week high of $62.80. Though he did not mention specific companies, the recent sale of Finish Line's 65 Jack Rabbit running stores - purchased for $0 - shows how competitive the crowded sporting goods market has become.

Author: 0 Azerbaijan Boasts Overcompliance With Oil Output Cuts

The conference, which will continue until March 10, is expected to focus on the impact of OPEC and Russia's decision to restrict oil production in the global oil market and crude oil prices along with the effects of the new USA government's energy policies on markets and companies.

Finance ROE of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) stands at 9.8
Author: 0 ROE of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) stands at 9.8

During the trading on 03/01/2017, Company's stock ranged from $77.88 to $79.00. Fisher Asset Management LLC increased its position in General Electric Company by 0.4% in the third quarter. This story was first posted by Chaffey Breeze and is owned by of Chaffey Breeze. If you are reading this article on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark legislation.

Finance Snapchat IPO: App valued at £22BILLION despite LOSSES - should you invest?
Author: 0 Snapchat IPO: App valued at £22BILLION despite LOSSES - should you invest?

Snap raised United States dollars 3.4 billion during its IPO, selling 200 million shares at USD 17 per unit, Bloomberg reported. In 2016, the company garnered revenues of $404 million but lost $515 million. That paperwork initially estimated the value of the stock offering at $ 3 billion . The company had targeted a valuation of between US$19.5 billion and US$22.3 billion.

Finance Immigration expert to speak after flood of recent raids and arrests
Author: 0 Immigration expert to speak after flood of recent raids and arrests

Vargas, who had previously been granted temporary status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, had recently reapplied for DACA protection and was awaiting re-approval. He said: 'ICE does not conduct sweeps or raids that target aliens indiscriminately'. Vargas' arrest occurred after she had left the press conference.

Author: 0 Uncertain future for Ford staff in Bridgend

The UK's Unite work union has responded saying it will use "all its might" to fight for the future of Bridgend's 1980 workers. We will be seeking legally binding guarantees to secure future production at the plant as well as exploring how Bridgend's production capacity can be fully utilised through the introduction of new lines.

Finance Iraq may be dropped from travel ban countries
Author: 0 Iraq may be dropped from travel ban countries

President Trump will not sign his re-worked travel ban on Wednesday. The White House's decision to halt suspension of refugees from the seven nations has struck a nerve among some activists. The original executive order, signed last month, applied to existing visa holders as well as new applicants. Officials also confirmed that the president plans to announce the new order from the Department of Justice alongside Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly.

Finance USA economy grows at 1.9% in fourth quarter
Author: 0 USA economy grows at 1.9% in fourth quarter

The growth in GDP during 2016-17 is estimated at 7.1 per cent as compared to the growth rate of 7.9 per cent in 2015-16, authorities said. This chart shows that while the GDP growth in smaller than the previous quarter, it was still up from the first and second quarters a year ago.

Author: 0 Airbus seeks new talks with European nations over A400M costs

Hailed at the time as an innovative, fixed-price commercial-style deal, the contract foundered over the problems with the West's largest turboprop engines and an ambitious schedule for innovations such as ground-hugging technology to avoid radar.

Author: 0 Retail & Hospitality Workers Just Got Slapped W/ A Big Penalty Rate Cut

Former retail worker Sharon McClafferty said penalty rates were the difference between her being able to study or not. The pharmacy award rates applying between the hours of 7am and 9pm will go from 200% to 150% for full and part-time workers, and from 200% to 175% for casual employees.

Author: 0 Sunderland and Newcastle named as top 10 congested cities

Drivers in Manchester spent 39 hours and almost 10 per cent of their driving time in gridlock, while Aberdeen was the most congested Scottish city with drivers wasting 35 hours in jams a year ago. "A stable USA economy, continued urbanization of major cities, and factors such as employment growth and low gas prices have all contributed to increased traffic in 2016".

Author: 0 Jay Z launches venture capital fund

Colloquially known as "VC", venture capitalism is a form of investment which, by definition, carries with it a strong element of risk. Shawn Carter is launching a venture capital fund along with Roc Nation President Jay Brown, Business Insider reports .

Author: 0 UK Q4 2016 GDP Growth Revised Up To 0.7%, Annual Growth Weaker

Yet ONS figures painted a different picture for the UK's overall growth picture, with the final quarter of 2016 seeing some of fastest quarterly growth in two years, jumping by 0.6 per cent. Year on year growth was 1.8%. This was the result of statisticians downgrading growth during earlier periods of a year ago. "But all eyes now turn to the relationship between wages and inflation, and the performance of United Kingdom manufacturing".

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