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Commitment to Paris climate treaty

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That's important because Trump says he'll base his decision on protecting USA companies, not the environment . Trump says the deal "disadvantages" the USA and i. The official has insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the decision before the official announcement. "We're spending too much of your money on climate change, and not very efficiently", Mulvaney told reporters. Read More »

Israel to cut electricity supply to Gaza

The strike was led by a Palestinian leader, Marwan Barghouti, who was jailed for life for committing five murders. More than 6,000 Palestinians are now in prison for offences linked to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, for charges ranging from stone-throwing to weapons possession and attacks that killed or wounded Israeli civilians and soldiers. Read More »

Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision

Peduto echoed that criticism, tweeting: "The United States joins Syria, Nicaragua & Russia in deciding not to participate with world's Paris Agreement ". Musk is not the only business leader who has spoken out against Trump's decision. The reality is that one of the US's two major political parties is institutionally committed at almost every level to the same basic agenda of environmental deregulation and inaction on carbon emissions. Read More »

German prosecutors expand diesel emissions probe at Audi

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German prosecutors say they have expanded their investigation into suspected violations involving manipulation of diesel emissions at carmaker Audi to include cars sold in Germany and Europe. This is also the first time that Audi's top-of-the-line A8 sedan has been implicated in emissions cheating. The Volkswagen Group Dieselgate Emissions Scandal first came to light in 2015 and from then it just doesn't seem to want to die down. Read More »

EasyJet plc (EZJ) Earns Buy Rating from HSBC Holdings plc

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About 30,595 shares traded. Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust PLC (LON:SIGT) announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 10th. It has underperformed by 12.44% the S&P500. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, October 20. Finally, Berenberg Bank restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.35) price objective on shares of Just Eat PLC in a report on Thursday, February 9th. Read More »

IAG's LCC LEVEL Launches With First Flight

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Fares for the new carrier start from £99 and destinations it will fly from Barcelona include Los Angeles , San Francisco ( Oakland ), Buenos Aires and Punta Cana. Level is seeking its own air operator's certificate (AOC), but initial flights from Barcelona are being operating under Spanish flag carrier Iberia's AOC, using Iberia crews. Read More »

Audi First to Be Awarded New York Automated Vehicle Testing License

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Today, it was announced that Audi has become the first automaker to get permission to test drive its autonomous vehicles in the state of NY. Audi of America Inc. "We applaud Governor Cuomo for his leadership and stand ready to assist in defining how this future will unfold in the Empire State now and for years to come". Read More »

Are Analysts Bearish Penntex Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:PTXP) After Last Week?

RBC Capital Markets maintained Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP ) rating on Friday, April 29. During the past six months, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. Valley Advisers Inc holds 0% or 5 shares in its portfolio. Natixis reported 931,200 shares. The Selz Capital Llc holds 277,650 shares with $21.00M value, down from 434,650 last quarter. Read More »

Paris climate agreement: Why aren't Nicaragua and Syria signatories?

He said that the Paris agreement "positions the world's nations, including the United States , to be energy independent, self-reliant, and resilient". Obama said that while he was disappointed with the development, he was confident that USA states, cities, and businesses will do "even more to protect future generations". Read More »

World Reacts To Trump's Decision To Withdraw From Climate Agreement

It wasn't just Peduto who ripped Trump's decision to withdraw . It added that Singapore will continue contributing to the global effort to address climate change. French President Emmanuel Macron said in a televised address he respects the USA decision but called it a "huge error" that would have negative effects for the future of the US, its people and the planet. Read More »

British Airways accused of using IT crash to profit off of passengers

George Salmon, equity analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown , says that while BA is now running a full schedule, IAG is counting the cost of a calamitous weekend. Additionally, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), who provide power to the Heathrow headquarters adjoining Heathrow, also confirmed it had seen no issues. Read More »

BA travelers face third day of delays and cancellations

The issue started on the weekend when all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick, some of the busiest airports in Europe, were canceled. The outage came amid a busy travel weekend, as Monday is a holiday in both the United Kingdom and the United States. Read More »

Listen to Lorde's soul-searching new single 'Perfect Places'

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But Lorde isn't a teen anymore. Lorde has returned with another huge tune off her forthcoming record Melodrama . The personal songwriting of " Liability " and " Green Light ", the latter which mined her recent, public break-up, couldn't be farther from the sullen and snarky minimalist pop of Pure Heroine . Read More »

Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to build a world of 'purpose'

Mark Zuckerberg made a decision to drop out of college in November 2005 in order to fully dedicate to his project: Facebook , The Telegraph notes. "Finding your goal isn't enough. But, this need to be fortunate might be what is preventing the millennial generation from finding its objective, according to Zuckerberg . "We should explore ideas like universal basic income to give everyone a cushion to try new things". Read More »

UK Conservatives' lead over Labour seen narrowing: Panelbase

That would raise questions about the future of Brexit , Britain's $2.5-trillion economy and British policy on a range of issues including corporate taxation and government spending and borrowing. This June's vote is also all about leaving the EU. Betting markets give a more than 80-percent probability of May winning an overall majority, though betting markets were wrong ahead of the unexpected Brexit result in the June 23 referendum. Read More »

LG Pay launched: Features, Supported devices and more

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While Samsung Pay uses Magnetic Security Transmission (MST ), the payment method remains similar in both technologies, however, with different algorithms. Beyond providing payment at point-of-sale, LG revealed that it is working to support for online payments and other banking services. However, it will have to expand LG Pay to other countries quickly if it wants to keep up with the competition. Read More »

Trump says U.S. will abandon global climate accord

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Musk has said he's raised climate issues with the White House before, but that despite these efforts, he's come under fire for his willingness to engage with the Trump administration. Referring to the Paris deal as a "massive redistribution of United States wealth" to other countries, the president made the case that the deal fundamentally disadvantages the US economically, relative to other countries. Read More »

Sells 173173 Shares of SL Green Realty Corp (SLG)

The stock has a market capitalization of $3.53 billion, a P/E ratio of 63.83 and a beta of 0.66. Recently, the stock has been moved -10.03% from its 200-day simple moving average.Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 53.08. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.85 earnings per share. 4,803 shares were sold by SHAW JACK R , worth $132,419. It increased, as 13 investors sold Glu Mobile Inc. Read More »

Lions vs New Zealand Provincial Barbarians

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That might just be an off-load, or someone does something special. "The statement, first of all is a win", said Gatland . "I want them to express themselves, starting straight away, in this game". Collective motivation will be reinforced by personal agendas. In the backs , Ben Te'o and Jonathan Joseph , among 14 players who joined the Lions training camp on day one, comprise an English midfield, while Six Nations Player of the Championship Stuart Hogg gets a chance to stake his ... Read More »

Global leaders dismiss Trump's suggestion climate pact can be revised

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Obama also weighed in, releasing a statement defending the Paris Climate Accord as precisely the opposite of what Trump claims it to be: Good for the USA economy, good for Americans, and good for the planet. "We're disappointed with the decision to exit the Paris Agreement ". Garcetti wasn't the only mayor to push back on Trump over the pact. " President Trump is ignoring the impact of climate change and here in Maryland that's going to result in an increase in flooding , ... Read More »

White House says Trump expected to pull United States from Paris deal

President Donald Trump is expected to announce his decision on whether to abandon the Paris climate accord Thursday. Abandoning the pact would isolate the US from a raft of worldwide allies who spent years negotiating the 2015 agreement to fight global warming and pollution by reducing carbon emissions. Read More »

Marchers walk 200 miles to demand an IL budget

Last week, Senate President John Cullerton said Democrats had little choice but to approve their own spending plan after a compromise package with Republicans failed. Among the things that didn't receive funding by the end of the regularly scheduled IL legislative session is money for a resort at Walker's Bluff. And the House didn't vote on the Senate's plan. Read More »

Arrow Global Group (LON:ARW) Analyst Target Prices

On Wednesday, October 19 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse with "Neutral" on Tuesday, November 29. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods downgraded shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC from a "market perform" rating to an "underperform" rating in a research note on Wednesday. Read More »

Markets continue record setting spree; Sensex up 194 points at 31332

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The Nifty Pharma index was up 1.2 per cent; Cipla, Dr Reddy's Labs, Torrent Pharma, Lupin, Glaxo, Piramal Enterprises and Morepen Labs were among the gainers. In the Asian markets , MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1 per cent, while Japan's Nikkei gained 1 per cent to top the psychologically important 20,000-point level for the first time since August 2015. Read More »

Empire State Realty Trust (NYSE:ESRT) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm

About 229 shares traded. Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) has declined 9.24% since June 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 1.07% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $3.05 billion company. (NYSE:PDM) might see strength given an ABR of 2 or Buy rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Tuesday, September 22. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, June 13 by Evercore. Read More »

Medical Properties Trust (MPW) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Century has 0.02% invested in Ares Management LP (NYSE:ARES) for 1.08M shares. (NASDAQ:UTMD). Metropolitan Life Ny has invested 0% in Utah Medical Products, Inc. On average, analysts anticipate that Medical Properties Trust, Inc. will post $0.86 EPS for the current year. This translates into $48.97 million profit for OFC giving the stock a 17.56 P/E. Read More »

Stars align against crude oil prices as $50 comes under threat

In March alone, production in the Lower 48 states excluding the Gulf of Mexico rose by 35,000 bpd to its highest level in almost a year (http://tmsnrt.rs/2qJT5fH). shale oil production, something that has made this process slower to achieve. As a result crude prices dropped as it became apparent that a much more aggressive move - a lengthier extension or deeper supply cuts - was off the agenda. Read More »

Trump will withdraw the U.S. from Paris climate pact

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An historic, generation-defining pact, the Paris Climate Agreement committed nearly 200 countries to combatting risky global warming because it was the right thing to do, and it's this message that the Trump administration needs to hear. News of Trump's expected decision drew swift reaction from the United Nations . "It is not too late to for the president to stay the course and work with the tech industry to ensure that more clean energy jobs continue to go to Americans and that US ... Read More »

Moody's downgrades Hong Kong after China ratings cut

Moody's Investors Service yesterday downgraded China's credit ratings yesterday for the first time in almost 30 years, citing concerns about the country's rising debt and slowing growth, but Beijing rejected the downgrade as inappropriate. Read More »

Trump's Vow to Replace Paris Climate Accord Won't Work

Former President Obama has issued a statement in the wake of President Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement . Kamala Harris, D-Calif. "Pulling out of the Paris Agreement is an irrational decision that is a disastrous step backward, threatens the future viability of our planet for future generations, and abdicates our role of leadership". Read More »

Bones reportedly found in search for Matthew Leveson's remains

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She said the coroner had considered the "family's all-consuming need simply to learn what happened" when granting the immunity certificate. Closure is matt knocking on our front door saying sorry I haven't called. "If that person had been convicted he would have had an appeal on the conviction, and an appeal against the sentence, but the victims get nothing". Read More »

Elon Musk resigns from Trump business councils

He said the withdrawal from the agreement was a reaffirmation of USA sovereignty. Of course, supporters of Paris say if the US withdrawal leads to more severe climate change, that would greatly harm the USA economy. Under Obama, the USA transferred $1 billion, but Trump's budget proposal does not include payments for the rest. Some representatives of other countries have suggested that the USA should leave the agreement if the current administration isn't serious about policies that ... Read More »

Mark Fields out as Ford CEO

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Fields assumed the president and CEO roles in 2014 after the hugely successful reign of Alan Mulally , the mastermind behind the "One Ford" strategy for common products across all Ford markets. Some experts said a new CEO is unlikely to change the fundamental outlook for Ford in the near to medium term. He is perhaps best known for being named as the interim athletic director of the University of MI in October 2014, after which he hired San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh to coach ... Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN)

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $47,420 was sold by MOYLAN JAMES E JR . The company had revenue of $621.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $632.29 million. For a total return analysis, there is the 6.70% return on equity and the 11.90% return on assets to consider. Read More »