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North Korea willing to meet Trump administration if certain conditions are met

North Korea has conducted five successful nuclear tests since 2006, and analysts say there are signs it's preparing now for a sixth. The CIA new initiative comes less than a month after Pyongyang's annual Day of the Sun military parade. "We'll have dialogue if the conditions are there", Choe Son Hui, head of USA affairs for the North Korean foreign ministry, told South Korea's Yonhap News Agency in Beijing. Read More »

Davenport store not on Gander Mountain list

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That post was one in a series of updates after he announced plans to keep 70 to 75 of the chain's 160 stores open. In the past calendar year Macy's has said they plan to close 100 stores. "It's up to the local staff, the manager, to run that store profitably". Camping World also acquired Gander Mountain's Overton boating business. Signs went up at Gander Mountain's West Manchester Township location last week advertising a going-out-business sale with savings of up to 30 percent off. Read More »

Oukitel Announces New 10000 mAh Smartphone

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Back in December 2015, China-based Oukitel announced the K10000, with a massive 10,000 mAh battery that the company claimed would last up to 15 days on one charge. However, the newer phone with the same-sized battery is expected to be 27.5 grams lighter than the original phone. In hardware, K10000 carried MT6735P quad-core 1.0GHz chipset, while K10000 Pro will be powered by MT6750T octa-core 1.5Ghz processor. Read More »

S Korea Leader Moon Scraps State Issued History Books

South Korea's new president Moon Jae-In spoke to the leaders of China and Japan Thursday, hours after a telephone call with his USA counterpart Donald Trump, officials said, as he began shaping his approach to the nuclear-armed North. The last time that Han appeared to brief foreign diplomats in Pyongyang was last December, to present North Korea's response to the latest round of United Nations sanctions after the September 2016 nuclear test . Read More »

AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI) Reports 1Q17 Earnings; Misses EPS Estimates

Company's distance from 20 day simple moving average is -0.87% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 0.19%. Icon Advisers has invested 0.32% in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:AFSI). The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday , April 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 3rd were issued a $0.17 dividend. Read More »

Silver Wheaton Changes Name to Wheaton Precious Metals

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Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $27.00 target price on shares of Silver Wheaton Corp .in a research report on Wednesday. The company now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $29.00. On 3/21/2013 Silver Wheaton Corp . announced a quarterly dividend of $0.14. (USA) (NYSE:SLW) on Monday, April 18 to "Neutral" rating. Silver Wheaton Corp .'s payout ratio is 2,402.40%. Read More »

Lower sales drag down Macy's profit, results miss forecast

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In fact, J.C. Penney, Sears and Macy's have announced almost that many closings during the last few months. "While Nordstrom's total revenue growth algorithm should remain well-above department store peers for some time, the company is likely going to have to take much more aggressive action to address fixed cost deleverage from persistent negative mid-single digit percent declines in the bricks-and-mortar channel if we're right that USA mall/department store traffic trends are unlikely to ... Read More »

Engineer in deadly 2015 Amtrak crash charged with manslaughter

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Pennsylvania has filed criminal charges against the driver of an Amtrak train which derailed in 2015 in Philadelphia. Brandon Bostian now faces one count of causing or risking a catastrophe, eight counts of involuntary manslaughter and numerous counts of reckless endangerment. Read More »

No Announcement Friday On Laptop Ban Expansion

Some European terminals may soon be added to the list of 10 airports in the Middle East and North Africa from which the United States has prohibited passengers to board with laptops and tablets, according to " three sources briefed on the meeting ", Reuters reported . Read More »

Global cyber attack hits hospitals and companies, threat seen fading for now

A British medical student found widespread computer issues when visiting two London hospitals. Many canceled all routine procedures and asked patients not to come to the hospitals unless it was an emergency. "For so many organizations in the same day to be hit, this is unprecedented", he said. The attack gained attention from media largely after it impacted National Health Service operations in England. Read More »

Paris police move 1600 from refugee tent camps

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A total of 24,604 residents of 33 migrant camps were relocated by Paris authorities since mid-2015, the prefecture data showed. But, the center was overwhelmed by the volume of refugees who arrived over the past month, mainly due to space restriction. Read More »

UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist

The Labour leader said wars have increased insecurity "at home", and, "they have caused destabilization and devastation overseas". Banning zero hours contracts was supported by 71% with 16% against, and 65% said they agreed with raising income tax for people earning more than £80,000 a year, with 24% opposed. Read More »

Endo International plc (ENDP) — Traders Focused Stock

RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.82, for a total transaction of $57,616.50. Simple moving average analysis helps investors to quickly identify if a security is in an uptrend or downtrend. Look at the direction of the moving average to get a basic idea of which way the price is moving. Read More »

Fox News Has Lost Another Key Player

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Shine, who has been with Fox News since its inception, was accused by several women of covering up the alleged sexual harassment of his former boss. A Fox News spokeswoman said Hannity did not have a similar clause that related to Shine. In a statement obtained by TheBlaze, Murdoch described Shine's departure as "a significant day" for Fox. "Suzanne and Jay are recognized industry leaders", Murdoch said. Read More »

Plunging oil prices show OPEC has lost its grip on the market

Since then, oil prices have rebounded but stockpiles remain high and production levels have not been cut. Oil prices were marooned near five-months lows on Friday after a near 5 percent fall in the previous session on concerns over rising United States supply, wiping out all of the price gains since OPEC's move to curb output. Read More »

Coach Announces It Is Buying Kate Spade In $2.4 Billion Deal

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Craig A. Leavitt, chief executive officer of Kate Spade & Co, believes that reaching an agreement to join Coach's portfolio of global brands will "maximize value for our shareholders and positions Kate Spade for long-term success as we continue our evolution into a powerful, global, multi-channel lifestyle brand". Read More »

Why diplomacy has always been PM Modi's cup of tea

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India, Sri Lanka navies complete Joint hydrographic Survey Fri, May 12, 2017, 11:18 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. "India's rapid growth can bring dividends for the entire region, especially in Sri Lanka", he said. He then went for the first-ever meeting of an Indian leader with tea plantation workers of Sri Lanka whose ancestors arrived in the country from India almost 200 years ago. Read More »

New Chinese missile can attack aircraft carriers, THAAD

In order to de-escalate tensions surrounding the Korean peninsula, Beijing has come up with an initiative to call on North Korea to refrain from carrying out further missile and nuclear tests in exchange for the US and South Korea suspending their military exercises in the region. Read More »

Home Capital deposits continue to dwindle

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USA buyout firms Cerberus Capital Management L.P., Fortress Investment Group LLC and Apollo Global Management LLC are among those in active talks with Home Capital about buying some of its assets, the people said, declining to be named as the matter is not public. Read More »

Wpp Plc (WPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

In a report issued on Thursday, 11 May, Peel Hunt reaffirmed their "Buy" rating on Watchstone Group Plc (LON:WTG)'s stock. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/05/12/barclays-plc-reiterates-overweight-rating-for-wpp-plc-wpp-updated.html. Read More »

What does President Trump's tax plan look like?

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An additional story which was not counted as part of the 10 stories about Trump's tax reform plan, did mention taxes. But enough of them are to begin understanding the consequences of his proposal. With a 22-vote margin in the House of Representatives and with no Democratic support, Republican leaders will be dealing with some brutal arithmetic when it comes to eliminating state and local tax deductions. Read More »

Confusion over cost of company tax cuts

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The 0.06-percentage-point levy on money the big banks borrow to fund their lending excludes deposits of less than $250,000. The measures will raise almost $21 billion of new tax revenue over the next four years, and help give the Turnbull government a modest surplus by 2021. Read More »

Not Just Comey: Another Important Bureau Director Is On His Way Out

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But as Tara Bahrampour notes at the Washington Post , it comes just shortly after Congress handed the Census an appropriation "that critics say is woefully inadequate". It's using census data , for instance that researchers in 2008 were able to estimate that the country is on track to become "majority-minority" by 2042. Read More »

S&P 500 index slips, posts its first down week in a month

The S&P 500 slipped 0.2 percent to 2,390.90 at 4 p.m.in NY, retreating for a second day after hitting an all-time high on Wednesday. Wells Fargo lost 1.6 percent in early trading Thursday, while Microsoft sank 1.3 percent. AstraZeneca PLC's shares climbed 9 percent after the pharmaceutical company announced positive results in trials of its lung cancer treatment drug. Read More »

N/Korea accuses USA of plot to assassinate president

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The report claimed a North Korean citizen was involved in the plot, using "biochemical substances, including radioactive substance and nano poisonous substance" to target Kim. After 13 North Korean workers from a restaurant in China defected to South Korea in April a year ago, North Korea said they were kidnapped by South Korean spies. Read More »

Trump Signs Executive Order That Creates Committee To Investigate Voter Fraud

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach , a Republican, is the commission's vice chair and his participation will likely be controversial. As a candidate, Trump repeatedly raised doubts about the integrity of the U.S. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, in a tweet, said, "My office found zero substantiated claims of voter fraud in NY a year ago". In February, Mr Trump claimed he would have also won New Hampshire if it had not been for voters bused in from outside the state. Read More »

Budget 2017: $75b plan to create more than 60000 jobs

Sure enough, the early signs are that banks expect at least some of the budget's $6.2 billion tax on our five biggest lenders will also be worn by the millions of people who bank with them. Morrison said whether Australia maintains its strong credit rating in light of the budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 was a question for the rating agencies. Read More »

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (:NAK): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?

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Revenue is the amount of money that a company actually receives during a specific period, including discounts and deductions for returned merchandise. Overall, 9.43 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 8.9 Million shares. Many traders and investors view the 52-week high or low as an important factor in determining a stock's current value and predicting future price movement. Read More »

Interserve plc's (IRV) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

It has outperformed by 21.01% the S&P500. In addition to Jefferies International reporting its target price, a total of 19 firms have issued a report on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 65% are positive. Read More »

All Blacks to play South Africa in RWC pool

Pool B: New Zealand, South Africa, Italy, Africa 1, repechage victor. Two-time champion Australia is in Pool D with Wales, Georgia, Oceania 1 and Americas 2. The group will be rounded off by yet-to-qualify teams from the Americas - likely to be one of Uruguay , Canada or the United States of America - and Oceania - likely one of the Pacific Island power-houses, who themselves are no pushovers. Read More »

Should the US-Japan alliance embrace OBOR?

The decision to attend is part of a 100-day plan and new deal between Washington and Beijing that was initially hammered out when President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping met early last month in Florida. India continues to worry that Obor is "a grandiose project aimed at global domination through connectivity and infrastructure", said Mr Sreenivasan. Read More »

USA farmers forecast to harvest smaller wheat crop

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About 181,000 acres of rice have already been lost to flooding and likely will shift to soybean production , he said. The change comes after producers in many states indicated they were considering a turn to additional acres of soybean production . Read More »