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Een van de grootste ijsbergen ooit is afgescheurd van Antarctica

Afbeelding: NASA / USGS Landsat. Het Britse onderzoeksproject MIDAS houdt de ontwikkelingen in gebied rond Larsen-C in de gaten en doet onderzoek naar de oorsprong. Die eilanden, eigendom van het Verenigd Koninkrijk, liggen maar liefst 1.600 kilometer verderop. Maar onderstaande animatie kan misschien helpen. Grote vraag is nu natuurlijk: wat gaat de ijsberg doen? Mogelijk blijft deze nog decennia in zijn geboortegebied hangen. Read More »

EasyJet opts to obtain Austrian AOC


The single market for aviation, created in the 1990s, means there are no commercial restrictions for airlines flying within the EU. All three will be owned by easyJet PLC which will remain listed on the London Stock Exchange and based in the UK. Read More »

Christian conservative Robertson to interview Donald Trump


Trump also said that "there are many things that I do that are the exact opposite of what" Putin would want from an American president. "Health care is very hard". H&R Block won't be happy. "I'm one of them", Robertson said. "If it's what you say, I love it", the younger Trump responded in one of the emails. Read More »

San Antonio renounce Jonathon Simmons


The Spurs and Simmons were discussing details of a new contract but negotiations stalled. As a restricted free agent, the Spurs had the right to match any other team's offer. Before the Spurs took a chance on the 27-year-old Simmons , he faced a long battle to make it to the National Basketball Association. In the 2017 playoffs, Simmons broke out with 10.5 points on 45 shooting and 35 percent from beyond the arc. Read More »

Snap Shares Draw Bullish Options Bets After Slipping Below IPO Price


After eight straight days of declines that left shares of Snapchat's parent company down almost 15 percent, below their $17 initial public offering price, Snap's stock on Thursday got a boost from a bullish analyst's report. The company had revenue of $149.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $158.32 million. Snap's revenue for the quarter was up 285.6% on a year-over-year basis. Read More »

Infosys ups revenue guidance marginally for 2017-18


Infosys announced revenues of Rs 17,078 crore, marginally up from the Rs 16,780 crore reported for the same period previous year. At NSE, shares of the company went up by 3 per cent to Rs 1,006.85. "Our persistent focus on execution in Q1 is reflected in broad-based performance on multiple fronts- revenue growth, resilient margins despite multiple headwinds, healthy cash generation and overall business results", said Dr. Read More »

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) Stake Boosted by Sigma Planning Corp

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ), stock is trading $38.45 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of -2.40% in last 5 years. About 167,972 shares traded. Focused Wealth Inc stated it has 0.54% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC). Equities research analysts predict that Intel Corporation will post $2.86 EPS for the current year. Read More »

Bringing the heat! Hottest temperatures so far expected in DC this week


Showers and storms are likely on Wednesday under mostly cloudy skies. Once that mid-July sun comes out and things start to heat up we'll see scattered showers and thunderstorms . By this weekend highs return to the low 90s and maybe even dropping below 70° in a few spots. We'll see skies begin to clear overnight tonight allowing temperatures to drop into the upper 60's. Read More »

Tesla Inc (TSLA) to Open 100 Service Centers, 350 Mobile Service Vans


The institutional investor held 3.80 million shares of the other pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $297.12M, down from 4.00M at the end of the previous reported quarter. RI Has $505,000 Position in Tesla Inc . TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Baker Avenue Asset Management LP Takes Position in Tesla Inc ". After this sale, 348,301 common shares of TSLA are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $113,971,053. Read More »

MIT research associate charged with insider trading


Yan, a citizen of China, a year ago bought numerous stocks and call options - and searched Google about SEC enforcement practices - before South Africa's Sibanye Gold announced a $2.2 billion acquisition of Stillwater Mining, according to prosecutors. Read More »

Wall St edges up ahead of Yellen's Day-2 testimony


At 9:38 am ET (1338 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 20.67 points, or 0.1 percent, at 21,552.81, the S&P 500 was up 3.25 points, or 0.13 percent, at 2,446.50. counterpart, a day after the Canadian central bank raised interest rates for the first time since 2010. In the currency market, the Australian dollar reached a four-month high against the USA dollar on Friday . Read More »

Sophie Turner terrified about Game of Thrones ending

It was as fun as ever. She says she will be "an emotional wreck for a year". The show is scheduled to end after eight seasons in total. Did that change things? She said: "I've been trying to wrap my head around it". On the way to Moat Cailin to meet the Bolton's, Sansa encounters Brienne of Tarth in a tavern - a knight pledged to Catelyn, she claims she has a sworn duty to protect Sansa and not trusting Littlefinger, she pleads with Sansa to come with her. Read More »

Hamilton feeling heat after snubbing event before British GP

Mention of the country's most successful racing driver, a man with 56 wins to his name and huge support who will be favourite for a fourth successive British Grand Prix victory on Sunday, drew some boos. I try to engage as much as I can. "I told the organisers last week that I wouldn't be going". The 32-year-old is 20 points behind Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel after nine of 20 races and comes back to Silverstone after being off the podium for two races in a row - the first time that has ... Read More »

Proficio Capital Partners Lowers Stake in Dominion Midstream Partners, (DM)

It has outperformed by 31.44% the S&P500. In other Enable Midstream Partners, news, major shareholder Arclight Capital Partners, Llc sold 21,845 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, May 12th. The stock of Wolverine World Wide, Inc. As per Monday, October 31, the company rating was initiated by Wells Fargo. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Friday, May 5 to "Neutral". Read More »

Coca-Cola GB to double recycled plastics use in new sustainable packaging strategy


CCE is The Coca-Cola Company's strategic bottling partner in Western Europe. According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target price of $84.67 on company shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, June 13th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.33%. Coca-Cola Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 103.50%. Read More »

SouthernRail ordered to invest £13m after months of poor performance


Aslef said this action, that it said will involve up to 1,000 members, was over a pay dispute, while the union remains embroiled in a long-running row with the train firm over the introduction of so-called driver-only operation on trains. It comes after strikes by trade unions disrupted services and caused lengthy delays for passengers on Southern over the past year. 'And when trains are shorter than they ought to be, it can leave already busy services unbearably overcrowded'. Read More »

Bride: Wedding dress chain closing, bridesmaids' dresses missing


We have one [bridesmaid] dress. "This is supposed to be a very important day in her life and one of the most memorable", Neal said. Brides have taken to social media to express concern for their dress orders. "We had received a confirmation that they had a shipping date". "If we can't figure it out, I'm out $1,200 and have to get her a new dress", he said. Read More »

Occidental Petroleum Increases Dividend

In other news, VP Robert T. Barker sold 3,072 shares of Goodrich Petroleum Corp stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 6th. Grt Capital Partners Llc, which manages about $953.78M and $352.08 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in California Res Corp (Call) by 1.33 million shares to 2,000 shares, valued at $43,000 in 2016Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

Paris, much maligned by Trump, set to welcome him


President Donald Trump . President Donald Trump on June 2 chose to withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord citing that the 2015 agreement was detrimental to the United States economy. Recalling a conversation he had with Jim years ago, Trump added, "I hadn't seen him in a while". There was also much scrutiny of their awkward , nearly white-knuckle handshake in Brussels in May. Read More »

SoundCloud's desperate layoff maneuver only bought itself enough time until Q4


The folks at TechCrunch report the startup addressed last week's layoffs-which slashed 40 percent of SoundCloud's staff-during a "tense" meeting with its employees and former employees yesterday. Chance the Rapper chimed in on the latest SoundCloud developments Thursday, telling his almost 5 million Twitter followers he was working on the issue. Read More »

Google acquires Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence firm Halli Labs


With just four months into the startup scene, Halli labs managed to gain attention from Google, to reach the later's next billion users initiative. Today, we are thrilled to share the news that the Halli Labs team is joining Google. Some other significant takeovers from Google, which is laying its focus increasingly on Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning, include deep learning and neural networks start-up DNNresearch in 2013, United Kingdom firm DeepMind Technologies in 2014, ... Read More »

Trudeau says Khadr settlement troubles him, but it could have cost more


Let us hope Omar Khadr never gets to enjoy a dime of the $8 million the Canadian government has awarded him, or gets to send any of it to his terrorist chums in Afghanistan. court in 2015 in their wrongful death suit against Khadr and are trying to have that decision enforced in Canada. "The Applicants have not established that they are nearly certain to succeed in enforcing a civil judgment derived from the Respondent's arbitrary detention, abusive treatment, and resulting convictions in" ... Read More »

DraftKings, FanDuel Scrap Merger Plans After FTC Opposition


At least one of the merging parties has changed their mind at the last moment. "We have determined that it is in the best interest of our shareholders, customers, employees and partners to terminate the merger agreement and move forward as an independent company", FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles said in a statement . Read More »

Former Texas Rangers owner near deal to buy Hurricanes, report says


USA Today is reporting the Carolina Hurricanes will be sold for $500 million U.S., the same amount as the expansion fee paid by the Las Vegas group. He still owns a trio of minor-league baseball franchises. Bettman said at the All-Star game in January that "the club is not moving" and NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly echoed that sentiment by saying the league is committed to Raleigh in the same manner it has stuck with Phoenix during years of struggles for the Coyotes. Read More »

Gymboree shop in Fashion Square mall closing


A Gymboree store at Independence Center mall will close, as well as another Gymboree and a insane 8 store in Zona Rosa, according to a bankruptcy filing posted on Tuesday. Most of the store closings will be Gymboree and insane 8 locations. With the right size store base, the Company will be able to focus resources on locations with the greatest potential and improve the profitability of the overall business. Read More »

CNN video shows Trump with figures linked to Russian Federation email controversy


Asked if he knew that his son was meeting with the Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya in June previous year, Trump said in a White House interview: "No, that I didn't know until a couple of days ago when I heard about this". Asked at his weekly news conference about Grassley's letter and whether Trump Jr . should testify , House Speaker Paul Ryan didn't object to the move. Read More »

Lifetime National Park Service passes for seniors to increase in price


Seniors can also purchase $20 annual passes, four of which can be traded in for a lifetime pass. The change goes into effect August 28 and is meant to meet requirements set by legislation passed by Congress in December 2016. Army Corp of Engineers. Richards said you can also buy them online or by phone but it's an extra $10 and delays of up to several months are expected. Read More »

UT professor gives pointers on solar eclipse


In Cody, residents are outside the area that will experience the total eclipse, but with solar-filtered telescopes or eclipse glasses they could enjoy a partial eclipse . and 1:45 p.m. on August 19 and 1:45 p.m. on August 20. Well, it is not a total eclipse of the heart this time, but instead a total eclipse of the sun. Read More »

Cow terrorism hits Nagpur, 40-year-old man beaten for carrying beef


Summary: He was later referred to Mayo hospital in Nagpur.Jalalkheda police, after registering an offence of grievous assault, so far have arrested Tandulkar, Uikey, Taywade and Chaudhari. The incident is yet another addition to a string of similar incidents where Muslim men have come under attack from cow vigilantes allegedly for carrying beef. Read More »

Get a look at yet another new flavor from Blue Bell


McDonald's says they will announce the victor from 2 pm to 5 pm on National Ice Cream Day so tune in to find out who the lucky victor is going to be! Small artisan batches are made daily by Certified Ice Cream Makers who craft each of our more than 150 premium flavors right here in the store. Read More »

Here's Where To Get All The Deals On National French Fry Day


Ask your local store is they offer this deal. Arby's: Buy a brown sugar bacon sandwish and get a free small fry and drink. Deliveroo have released the 10 most popular French Fry dishes to order in Dublin, and we are drooooooooling. McDonalds: The Golden Arches aren't offering free fries on National French Day, but they are offering free fries on Fridays! McDonald's: Order through the restaurant's app and get a free medium fries not only on National French Fry Day, but every day ... Read More »

Google Home Can Now Stream Music You've Uploaded to Play Music


That is now changing, with any piece of music accessible via a simple voice command directed at Google Home . The update should be quite welcomed by many of us, who have kept and gathered collections of songs through the years, as you can now stream them on the Home device, just like on-demand tracks for subscribers or free radio plays. Read More »

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct buys into retailer with four Bay stores


Power drinker Ashley is not regarded as one of life's natural computer gaming geeks, but he does like taking a stake in struggling retailers, having a bit of form in this regard, such as his investment in Debenhams . He is now battling a court case against former colleague Jeff Blue , who claims Ashley made a deal on a drunken night out that would have earned him £15 million. Read More »

Stock on Analyst Radar: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)


First introduced in 2008, the retailer's consumer loyalty program has been improved with new benefits and features that allow greater flexibility and reward earning potential, together with a new website and app experience that make accessing JCPenney Rewards easier than ever. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

ANDREOTTI LAMBERTO sold 34,000 shares worth $1.91 million. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 54.17%. It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. The Firm provides asset management services through its funds, which pursue a range of global investment opportunities. The Firm operates through two divisions: the Och-Ziff Funds and real estate business. Read More »