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Uber Freight Helps Truck Drivers Find Cargo


The app is available on Android and iOS devices. The formal launch of the app, which promises to match trucking companies with loads to haul, marks the company's long-anticipated move into the trucking industry. Now, it's the trucking industry's turn. Under the trucking industry's current model, drivers often have to wait 30 days or longer for a paycheck, according to the company. Read More »

Oil market re-balancing is here and will continue, IEA says


The minister also said that he hoped that 3 to 5 new countries will join the global pact. The meeting to decide on the output cut extension has been set for May 25. Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia together produce about 20 million bpd of crude, equivalent to one-fifth of global consumption. The Persian Gulf state chairs a monitoring committee, including Algeria and Venezuela and non-OPEC members Russian Federation and Oman, which will keep an eye on crude oil production from OPEC and ... Read More »

Global Positioning System ask patients to delay contact while cyber-attack backlog clears

Accident and emergency units in England were almost back to normal yesterday, the National Health Service (NHS) said, after the last restrictions put in place following the global cyber attack were lifted. "If your business has been infected you should isolate the affected computer from your network to prevent the software spreading and use backup data to restore information'". Read More »

Senate panel invites James Comey to testify


Comey had already been invited to testify before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday about his firing a week ago, but he declined the invitation. "This is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Comey", said a White House official. "Just the outright release of classified information is a felony, regardless of the negative or positive results of it", Grassley said. Read More »

US private equity firms bid for Australia newspaper empire


The PE firm then revised its bid to go for 100 percent of Fairfax at a price of $2.76 billion, or $1.20 per share. "We have carefully considered the indicative proposals and believe it is in the best interests of shareholders to grant both parties due diligence to explore whether a potential whole-of-company proposal is available", Fairfax chairman Nick Falloon said. Read More »

Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52


A different Detroit Police spokesman, Michael Woody, told The Associated Press Thursday that he could not confirm that Cornell died with a band around his neck. Woody says the friend forced open a hotel room door and found Cornell on the bathroom floor. According to his representative, rocker Chris Cornell , who gained fame as the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave, has died at age 52. Read More »

Oil prices continue their advance as focus shifts to API supply report

Initially, it had been planned that the deal to cut nearly 1.8 million barrels per day in production and agreed on December 10, will be effective in the first half of this year with possibility of rollover toll the end of 2017. Opec will meet in Vienna on May 25. "Our joint interest is to bring stability, reduce volatility and serve the interests of producers and consumers for the long term", Al-Falih said on Monday. Read More »

GST rates decided on 1211 items, except gold


ACs and refrigerators will fall in the 28 per cent tax slab while life saving drugs have been kept at 5 per cent rate. In a major measure of support to industry, the rate for capital goods, as well as industrial and intermediate items have been set at 18 per cent. Read More »

Immigration Arrests Surge Following Trump Executive Order04:59


ICE arrested 21,362 illegal immigrants from Inauguration Day through March 13, about 33 percent more than the number of immigration arrests made in same period in 2016. In fact, more than half of the growth in arrests was of immigrants whose only crime was living in the country illegally. The recent deaths have drawn sharp criticism from immigrant rights activists, who have long decried conditions in immigration detention centers and called on the government to close such facilities. Read More »

Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave Dies


He was inducted as Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change in July a year ago after Prakash Javadekar was elevated as the Human Resource Development Minister. "My condolences to his family", he tweeted. He was very fervent to saving the environment. Dave was sworn in as minister with independent charge of environment, forest and climate change previous year. Read More »

Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc


Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Yamana Gold, Inc., where 1 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 9 said it's a HOLD, 3 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Read More »

Trump threatens Comey in new tweet


A New York Times report - one that may have inspired Friday's tweet - said Comey declined to make such a pledge. President Donald Trump is considering almost a dozen candidates to succeed Comey, choosing from a group that includes several lawmakers, attorneys and law enforcement officials. Read More »

Analysts Estimates And Ratings Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA)


Piper Jaffray maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $18.0 target in Wednesday, December 2 report. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, January 18. It has a 70.05 P/E ratio. It is positive, as 45 investors sold Ascena Retail Group Inc shares while 53 reduced holdings. They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. Read More »

Burberry profit falls 5% on one-off costs


The drop in profits was on revenue of £2.8 billion, which was up 10 per cent at reported exchange rates but the underlying figure was down by 2 per cent. Chief executive and chief creative officer Christopher Bailey is due to hand the CEO reins of the business to Marco Gobbetti who joined Burberry in January from Celine and has been running its APAC division in the interim. Read More »

RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.01

The lowest EPS estimate is $0.48 and the highest is $0.52. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $29 target in Monday, January 4 report. The original version of this piece can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/rlj-lodging-trust-rlj-expected-to-announce-earnings-of-0-50-per-share-updated/725431.html. Read More »

Most Active Stock: Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PEI)

Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust now has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of C$6.58. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust has a 50 day moving average of 13.78 and a 200 day moving average of 16.85. 04/05/2016 - Mistubishi UFJ began new coverage on Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust giving the company a "overweight" rating. Allied Properties Real Estate Investment (TSE:AP.UN) had its price target upped by analysts at TD Securities from C$39.00 to C$40.00 in ... Read More »

No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Secy

The NSA did not respond to requests for comment. The WannaCry virus appeared on Friday, a weapon built using a vulnerability, known as Eternal Blue, in Microsoft Windows operating systems. Most of the leaked exploits are said to use zero-day vulnerabilities, previously unknown software exploits used by hackers before the software makers are aware of them. Read More »

Blancco Technology Group PLC (RGS) Now Covered by Analysts at FinnCap

Timpani Capital Management Llc acquired 36,547 shares as Realpage Inc (RP)'s stock 0.00%. The insider Brennan Troyen A sold 23,849 shares worth $1.88 million. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.08. The company has market cap of 2.81 billion GBP. Read More »

Google I/O 2017: All the announcements


The company's popular Photos app will be upgraded with a feature for creating physical coffee table photo books, according to the person familiar. Google has opened its Android Instant Apps software development kit (SDK) to all app developers. Read More »

Laptop cabin ban off the table - for now

Department of Homeland Security said in a joint statement . The proposed electronics ban would create logistical chaos on the world's busiest air travel corridor - as many as 65 million people a year travel between Europe and North America on almost 400 daily flights, many of them business travelers who rely on the devices to work during flight. Read More »

Celtics Get Top Pick in NBA Draft Lottery

Editor's note: SportsDay's Eddie Sefko recently wrote a series of columns chronicling the Mavericks' NBA draft lottery picks. If the Sixers don't extend Embiid before mid- to late October, he would play the 2017-18 season for $6.1 million and then they could make him a restricted free agent by giving him an $8 million million qualifying offer. Read More »

New 'Dance Moms' Coach Cheryl Burke Says Abby Lee Miller Traumatized


It was important for me if they want to be there, outside, on the couch talking and gossiping, then that's fine but they can't just barge into my room. "I just keep thinking I'm going to wake up and it'll all have been a nightmare, that someone is going to see the light and say, 'They went after the wrong person, ' " Abby Lee tells In Touch. Read More »

Congressman Calls For Trump's Impeachment On House Floor

Speaker, to call for the impeachment of the president of the United States of America for obstruction of justice". This is about what I believe. " It seems like we are learning disturbing new allegations about President Trump not just every day, but every hour ", said Rep. Read More »

Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke Going to U.S. Homeland Security


Clarke says he will become the Homeland Security Department's Director of Community Engagement - a position that coordinates DHS outreach with local, state, and tribal law enforcement. Abele said Clarke has engaged in "gratuitous name calling, insults of other public officials, questioning judges' sentences". The Department of Homeland Security, created after the September 11, 2001, attacks on NY and the Pentagon, includes agencies that handle customs, border protection and immigration, the ... Read More »

NHS works to curtail cyber attack damage


Ransomware actually locks down files on an infected computer and asks the computer's administrator to pay in bit coins in order to regain control of them. The U.K. National Cyber Security Center has released guidance to help both home users and organisations limit the impact of the attacks. "An equivalent scenario with conventional weapons would be the United States military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen". Read More »

Automatic Notifications from Amazon's Alexa Coming Soon

Alexa Notifications will arrive in the coming months, and hopefully Amazon can clarify the matter so that Amazon Echo owners will not have to worry about receiving a barrage of notifications whenever they ask Alexa what they missed. Whenever there is a new notification a chime and green light will appear on the Amazon Echo, Amazon Echo Dot, or Amazon Echo Show. The new Fire 7 is ridiculously cheap in comparison and unlike the new iPad, the new Amazon tablets actually got thinner ... Read More »

Investor Focus: Watching the Signals for Vipshop Holdings Ltd (VIPS)


ADR (NYSE:VIPS)'s price target was revised on 5/16/17 and according to 25 analysts stock's price will reach at $16.53 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 3.39. Vipshop Holdings Ltd - had a net margin of 3.45% and a return on equity of 50.65%. The New York-based Raiff Partners Inc has invested 4.77% in the stock. Read More »

Ralph Lauren names Procter & Gamble executive as CEO


The new CEO, Patrice Louvet, replaces short-tenured top exec Stefan Larsson, who joined Ralph Lauren in 2015 after jumping ship from Old Navy. Incoming president and CEO Louvet spent 25 years at P&G. " The brand holds tremendous potential around the world and I could not be more excited to lead the next phase of development for this great company with Ralph and the team ", said Louvet. Read More »

Trump Economy: April Unemployment Numbers at a 10-Year Low


The unemployment rate among people eligible for benefits held at 1.4 percent. Over the year, average hourly earnings have risen by 2.5 percent, slightly lower than the 2.7 percent growth in the previous month. A survey by payroll processor ADP released Wednesday showed the private sector adding 177,000 jobs in April, slightly topping expectations, while another survey by professional networking site LinkedIn released the same day suggested that April was the strongest month for hiring in ... Read More »

Ford to cut North America, Asia salaried workers by 10 pct

Reuters and the Wall Street Journal both report that salaried workers are in the US automakers sights, a move likely to rattle US President Donald Trump, who has signalled employment in the automotive sector as a top priority. Ford is getting leaner as it faces an onslaught of challenges, from slowing USA sales to high-tech challengers to its own disgruntled shareholders. Read More »

COMAC launches C919 inaugural flight


China's first amphibious aircraft, stated to be the largest in the world, successfully conducted its first glide test on April 29 in the Chinese city of Zhuhai and braced for its maiden flight. The next step in Comac's evolution as an aircraft manufacturer is now likely to be the development of China's first long-haul, wide-bodied jet. Waldron agreed it would take time but said that over the next century China would become a world aviation player. Read More »