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by | March 02, 2018 | 10:14

This comes after reports from Instant Pot users last month who said they were having the same problem that the recall mentions. No injuries were reported. Vanessa LaClair, a mom of three, told ABC News she got the device for Christmas and used it a few times before discovering that the multicooker was melted on the bottom and that its wires had seemingly been scorched.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:15

Yesterday's federal budget failed to provide much-needed additional support for the Canadian Independent music sector. Some have criticized the government for failing to take action in the budget to address what they say is an unlevel playing field.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:58

Health care (-1.6%) also lagged, with Celgene plunging 9% to its lowest level in more than three years after receiving a refusal to file letter from the FDA about a multiple sclerosis drug candidate. Among companies that reported earnings, Lowe's Companies sank 6.5 per cent, while TJX Companies and Booking Holdings both surged 7.0 per cent. About 76 percent of the S&P 500 companies that have reported so far have topped profit estimates, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:49

The accounting issues and difficulties with long-term care contracts, which resulted in a $6 billion charge on GE's insurance businesses a year ago, drew criticism from billionaire USA investor Warren Buffett. - was warmly greeted by investors, helping GE shares recover from an initial battering to rise 1.3 percent. General Electric (GE) shares were down almost 3.4 per cent at $14 in morning trading.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:40

For starters, many believe FOSTA wwill not only weaken online freedom but also criminalize websites for hosting third-party ads and content, which could have an adverse impact on the trafficking survivors . "Today's vote sends a clear a message that the Internet is no longer a safe haven for sex traffickers and those who profit from them". "Making a federal crime out of an activity that, first of all, isn't a crime - you know, prostitution is legal in some areas - is sort of directly ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:37

After a chicken shortage led hundreds of KFC outlets to close last week , the fast food chain has now admitted it is running low on gravy. The problems for chicken lovers began when shops were forced to close after KFC switched its suppliers from Bidvest to DHL .

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:32

Because Bachman completed the trip, he had no choice but to pay for the entire cost of the ride. "Once the ride ended and I saw how much it was then I was like "Alright, this is insane, that's just crazy". Bachman says he's headed back to West Virginia this weekend to pick up his bags. According to NJ.com, surge pricing was in effect, nearly doubling the fare.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:22

The inflation continues to stay below the European Central Bank's target of 'below, but close to 2%'. Likewise, services cost gained 1.3% after rising 1.2%. Euro-area economic confidence slipped in February, the latest number to show momentum in in the region is taking a breather after the best year in a decade.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:12

Royce & Associates LP boosted its stake in American Outdoor Brands by 13.4% in the third quarter. State Street Corp raised its holdings in shares of American Outdoor Brands by 6.7% during the 2nd quarter. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $18.30. Wedbush also issued estimates for American Outdoor Brands' Q3 2018 earnings at $0.07 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $0.59 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $1.36 EPS.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:13

Gidley said in a subsequent email that the $5-billion figure was based on an older estimate from the U.S. Air Force "with a 50 percent assurance" and that, with new economic cost adjustments, the government cost figure would be right around or a little above $5 billion.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:01

The stock increased 1.51% or $0.5468 during the last trading session, reaching $36.7568. About 527,008 shares traded. (NYSE:CHD) has risen 0.39% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. Therefore 74% are positive. Comcast Corporation had 79 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:58

Royal Bank of Canada decreased their target price on Macquarie Infrastructure to $55.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. American Assets Capital Advisers who had been investing in Macquarie Infrastructure Cor for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.59 billion market cap company.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:53

According to a report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in November 2017, Texas ranks No. 2 in unrepaired vehicles impacted by the airbag recall, with more than 2.1 million vehicles with defective airbags still in need of fix across the state.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:54

He said the Komo Airport was believed to have suffered damages to half of the runway. With the falling of repeater towers, mobile communications from networks Digicel and Telikom have been severely affected for some of inner Western Province (Tabubil), Hela, Southern Highlands Province, some parts of Enga (Kandep), and inner Gulf Province.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:18

Powell is providing the semi-annual report to Congress on the state of the economy and the Fed's monetary policy. The Fed boosted its benchmark rate three times previous year and has signaled that it expects to raise rates another three times in 2018.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:20

While Twitter tactics have mostly involved removing content violating its terms of use, it has been accused of "apathy, censorship, political bias, and optimizing for our business and share price instead of the concerns of society", Dorsey maintained.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:16

The company reported $1.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.77 by $0.10, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The biggest institutional shareholders in Kohl's Corporation include Vanguard Group Inc which owns 17 million shares in the company valued at $793.11 million.

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:59

The Fed's last round of economic projections in December pointed to three rate increases this year. Market analysts around the world are bracing for another Capitol Hill appearance by the Federal Reserve chairman. And only the Fed increases the supply of money. The market got spooked earlier this month when potential signs of inflation strengthened, which raised speculation that the Fed may speed up its timetable.

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:37

Yellow snow warnings remain in place for most of Thursday for vast swathes of southern, central and northern England as well as Northern Ireland and Wales. "Clearly there are pressures on our emergency services and we thank those individuals for going above and beyond in hard conditions". "Our advice is simple".

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:57

Northey also thanked Iowa Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst for their strong support and work on behalf his nomination. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lifted his hold on the nomination and allowed the confirmation Tuesday. Quickly thereafter, on a voice vote, the full Senate approved Northey to become Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services. The timing for Northey's resignation and swearing-in is still being finalized and will be announced at a later date.

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:53

About 366,601 shares traded. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has declined 55.18% since March 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.45% the S&P500. Panagora Asset Management stated it has 87,397 shares. Anchor Capital Advsrs Limited Liability reported 583,772 shares. Advantus Cap Mgmt Incorporated invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC).

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:31

Symantec didn't elaborate on why it chose to end its discount program, but earlier this week, the progressive advocacy organization ThinkProgress highlighted the security firm as one of several companies that offer discounts to NRA members.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:29

And opponents of new gun regulation contend injuries occur only among inexperienced users. Here's a list of the corporations that are connected with the NRA . They want more guns in the workplace, more guns in the home, more guns in school, and some even propose more guns on airplanes. "They do have great power over you people".

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:09

The incident happened at 7am on Thursday before a flight from Toronto to Vancouver was set to takeoff at Pearson International Airport. She says the passenger was able to walk off the plane, but the person's condition is not known at this time.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:42

The UK's FT reported that Overstock , dropped 10 percent as news of the SEC's request for details of the tZero ICO emerged. The so-called "simple agreement for future tokens" ( SAFT) framework will come under scrutiny, according to the WSJ report.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:38

The airport's twitter reads: "Our runway is now closed with an estimated opening time of 2pm". The budget airline has blamed the "weaker Glasgow market" and the high Air Passenger Duty rates for the cutes. A spokeswoman for the airline said: "Due to the adverse weather that is being experienced and forecasted over the next few days with the potential to impact travel across large parts of the United Kingdom, airports may either close temporarily or restrict the number of arriving and ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:39

German lawmakers on Thursday demanded answers over why they were not informed earlier about a cyberattack on a government network , after security officials had uncovered it a year ago. "We will not contribute to a serious investigation if we lose ourselves in conjectures and hypotheses", Mayer argued. According to reports in German media, the hackers focused their attack on the foreign ministry, which in the view of some lawmakers would suggest a foreign intelligence agency as the ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:23

Patients will not be forced to use the main Uber app or a smartphone to enjoy Uber Health's capabilities. And because privacy is a huge concern when it comes to healthcare, Uber is partnering with Clearwater Compliance, a leading HIPAA company, to ensure it has enough safeguards in place.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:16

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSEMKT: BTI ) has risen 17.78% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.89% the S&P500. It turned negative, as 8 investors sold SXI shares while 42 reduced holdings. 103 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. Neuberger Berman Gp holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM) for 1.68 million shares.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:09

The stock increased 1.81% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $57.27. About 184,530 shares traded. It has outperformed by 4.41% the S&P500. (NYSE:PEI) shareholders before Feb 28, 2018 will receive the $0.21 dividend. ACGL's profit will be $214.54 million for 14.12 P/E if the $1.57 EPS becomes a reality.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:01

India's economy grew a strong-than-expected 7.2 percent in the three months ending in December from a year earlier, faster than an upwardly revised 6.5 percent in the previous quarter, government data showed on Wednesday. In October, the International Monetary Fund said it expected India to grow by 6.7% in the current fiscal year, before picking up pace again to expand 7.4% in the following year.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:59

They expect $-0.41 earnings per share, down 373.33% or $0.56 from last year's $0.15 per share. ISCA's profit will be $25.79M for 19.07 P/E if the $0.59 EPS becomes a reality. Therefore 50% are positive. GBX 220.04's average target is 41.60% above currents GBX 155.4 stock price. The brokerage now has a GBX 3,100 ($42.83) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 2,400 ($33.16).

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:53

Karti Chidambaram son of former finance and home minister P Chidambaram arrested on corruption charges by the CBI. ANI reported that Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta will appear for CBI as the special public prosecutor. Mehta also submits the mail exchanges between INX Media and Chess Management dated June 17, 2008, June 5, 2008, July 3, 2008, July 24, 2008. The second FIPB approval was given on 2 November, 2008.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:55

The stores reportedly contributed only a little over 1 percent to the company's overall revenue. As per a recent report by CNBC, Best Buy is planning to close all of its 250 smaller-format mobile stores. "This helped make its stores the first port of callfor many shoppers". If that isn't possible, Best Buy will also help with external job searches.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:48

According to Kumar, the overseas operations that are being reviewed include bank branches, joint ventures, subsidiaries, remittance centres and representative offices. In addition, PSBs have also closed down various representative offices. It also stated that equity stake in joint ventures having multiple public sector bank partners will be consolidated.