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Economy Frankfurt down Leipzig amid fans protest
Author: 0 Frankfurt down Leipzig amid fans protest

The second half was also delayed as Frankfurt fans launched toilet paper and tennis balls onto the pitch. They go third, a point behind Borussia Dortmund, and while much of the post-match reaction will focus on the protests that delayed the game, the plaudits should go to a team who have won three of their last four Bundesliga games and are finally delivering consistently.

Economy Alabama police officer, suspect killed after long standoff
Author: 0 Alabama police officer, suspect killed after long standoff

After placing the lifeless body of Fonda Poellnitz in the gutter about 100 feet from where it's believed he killed her, Hollie fled the scene in the same auto that had taken the couple to church earlier in the evening. Officers were seen early on Wednesday embracing and consoling each other outside of University of South Alabama Medical Center before Mr Billa's death was formally announced.

Economy Weird twist in Jennifer Aniston split
Author: 0 Weird twist in Jennifer Aniston split

The so-called insider says the former couple initially disagreed on when to announce the breakup news, with the " Mother's Day " actress hoping to continue to keep the matter private for as long as they could to avoid the media attention.

Economy Home Depot's quarterly profit rises 2 per cent
Author: 0 Home Depot's quarterly profit rises 2 per cent

About 7.22 million shares traded or 36.65% up from the average. The Home Depot, Inc ( The Home Depot ) is a home improvement retailer. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, September 8. Check back later for our full write up on Home Depot's earnings report! The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 18 by Goldman Sachs.

Economy Elon Musk's NY-DC Hyperloop just took a step towards reality
Author: 0 Elon Musk's NY-DC Hyperloop just took a step towards reality

Keep in mind, this permit is only one small step needed to build the tunnel, which would go from NY to Philadelphia to Baltimore to D.C. But what may be one small step for Musk , could end up being a huge one for mankind. The tunnel will run from New York City to Philadelphia to Baltimore and finally to D.C., and Musk has already acquired a conditional permit to begin digging in Hawthorne, Maryland.

Economy Japan's Sony Corp to form alliance to build taxi-hailing system: Nikkei
Author: 0 Japan's Sony Corp to form alliance to build taxi-hailing system: Nikkei

Shortly after the announcement , Khosrowshahi spoke of Uber's plans to push further into the market by striking its own partnerships. Further expansion in Japan comes as Uber has retreated from some key global markets and is considering whether to sell its Southeast Asia unit to Singapore-based rival Grab.

Economy Here's What Sidharth Malhotra Has To Say About Nirav Modi Fraud Case!
Author: 0 Here's What Sidharth Malhotra Has To Say About Nirav Modi Fraud Case!

The CBI and ED continued their crackdown on the bank fraud, registering a fresh case against Nirav Modi's maternal uncle Mehul Choksi and claimed to have seized ornaments worth Rs 549 crore during raids today. CBI has now enrolled two FIRs in the PNB scam. Nirav Modi is one of India's richest people, with a personal wealth of $1.75bn, according to Forbes .

Economy 18 banks lose about Rs14,000 crore
Author: 0 18 banks lose about Rs14,000 crore

The Rs 11,400-crore fraud in the Punjab National Bank ( PNB ) was detected when a bank official involved with Nirav Modi retired. Companies associated with him were issued unauthorised letters of undertakings ( LoU ) based on which overseas branches of other Indian banks gave buyer's credit to the jeweller's companies.

Economy Have we reached peak football in terms of broadcasting rights?
Author: 0 Have we reached peak football in terms of broadcasting rights?

BT Sport customers, who usually have Saturday evening screenings, will instead have lunchtime games on a Saturday for three years from the 2019/20 season. Shares in both BT and Sky are up today after the pair announced they had secured a cheaper Premier League football deal. In November a three-year deal from 2019 was reportedly agreed with China's PPTV worth $700 million - 10 times the current contract for Chinese TV rights.

Economy Time Warner Inc Stock Remains a Win-Win Despite Merger Uncertainty
Author: 0 Time Warner Inc Stock Remains a Win-Win Despite Merger Uncertainty

About 2.17M shares traded. Time Warner Inc . ( TWX ) stock analysis is based on price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio. It has outperformed by 111.95% the S&P500. Time Warner Inc . (NYSE: TWX ) received a Buy rating from 5 analysts. Therefore 0 are positive. The results beat Wall Street expectations. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of SAP in report on Tuesday, January 30 with "Hold" rating.

Economy Inflation eases slightly to 5.07% in January
Author: 0 Inflation eases slightly to 5.07% in January

Core CPI , which strips out more volatile prices such as food and fuel, rose 2.7% in January, more strongly than the 2.6% predicted and up to its joint highest level since 2011 from the 2.5% rise a month before. The main event in the United Kingdom this week will be tomorrow's release of January's inflation data. The fact that it didn't, suggests that market participants are at least cautious of the ability of the United Kingdom economy to sustain sooner and faster rate rises in the ...

Economy Freezing rain warning for Niagara
Author: 0 Freezing rain warning for Niagara

Another round of snow will develop overnight as well. Brace for it. Freezing rain is on the way, warns Environment Canada. A brief period of snow may precede the freezing rain, but any snowfall accumulations are expected to be minimal. Environment Canada is still urging extra caution on the roads, as surfaces could become icy quickly, making for a slippery commute. The freezing rain will change to flurries in the afternoon or early evening.

Economy Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner
Author: 0 Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner

Toyota rolled out updated TRD Pro trims for the midsize Tacoma pickup, the full-size Tundra and the 4Runner SUV , adding a snorkel-like intake on the Tacoma and internal-bypass shocks across the lineup. This truck has Rigid Industries fog lights, LED headlights, and LED accent lights. And like the Tacoma TRD Pro, the 4Runner also gets a standard JBL sound system.

Economy Canada PM says no Nafta deal might be better than bad deal
Author: 0 Canada PM says no Nafta deal might be better than bad deal

The "peoplekind" remark caught the attention of media outlets outside Canada , including America's Fox and Friends , which ridiculed Mr Trudeau for the comment . Trudeau maintained that over the more than two decades that NAFTA has been in place, the American economy has also added 33 million net new jobs, which is nearly the entire population of Canada , some 36 million.

Economy At least 19 killed as bus topples over
Author: 0 At least 19 killed as bus topples over

Firefighters on the scene cut open the bus roof to free passengers still trapped inside. Chief Executive Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor speaks to reporters in the Prince of Wales Hospital after visiting the injured of the earlier bus overturns on February 10, 2018 .

Economy International Cyberfraud Ring that Caused $530M in Losses Indicted
Author: 0 International Cyberfraud Ring that Caused $530M in Losses Indicted

As a result of an global investigation into Infraud's activities code-named Operation Shadow Web, five suspects have been arrested in the United States. " Members and associates strive to achieve shared anonymity to remain as anonymous as possible in order to evade law enforcement and other real-world or offline consequences for their fraudulent and criminal activities", the indictment stated.

Economy Bradenton pizzeria fights hunger on National Pizza Day
Author: 0 Bradenton pizzeria fights hunger on National Pizza Day

Don't forget to beforehand to make sure the location near you is participating. All you have to is join the site for free and follow the instructions here. Chuck E. Cheese's: Buy any large pizza and get a large thin and crispy pepperoni pizza for free. Papa Johns: 40% off an online order with the code 40PIZZA.

Economy College student says airline made her flush prized hamster down toilet
Author: 0 College student says airline made her flush prized hamster down toilet

Aldecosea and Pebbles were allowed to check in for their flight without a hitch ( emotional support animals are technically allowed to fly at the discretion of the airline in question). Her attorney, Adam Goodman , said he has been inundated with calls since news of Pebble's untimely death broke. "To be clear, at no point did any of our agents suggest this guest (or any other for that matter) should flush or otherwise injure an animal", spokesman Derek Dombrowski said.

Economy Sensex Crash: 5 reasons why Sensex is falling today
Author: 0 Sensex Crash: 5 reasons why Sensex is falling today

Talking about the erosion in market capitalisation, he said that Sensex has seen over 3000 points correction and Nifty over 1000 points correction as compared to level last seen on January 31,2018. Indian markets were already reeling under pressure after the government presented the budget that focused on populist measures ahead of general elections in 2019 and re-imposed long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax on equities.

Economy TDP to put pressure on BJP over injustice in Union Budget
Author: 0 TDP to put pressure on BJP over injustice in Union Budget

Speculation over the state of the BJP-TDP relationship has been making the rounds ever since finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget in Parliament on February 1. BJP MLC Somu Veerraju unleashed a no-holds-barred attack against the the TDP on Sunday, and dubbed its leaders as "perpetrators of corruption". "We will decide (our course of action) in a meeting with CM Naidu on Sunday", TG Venkatesh, TDP MP, said outside Parliament on Friday.

Economy 'Congressional Black Caucus Took a Knee Nearly All Night'
Author: 0 'Congressional Black Caucus Took a Knee Nearly All Night'

The unemployment rate for Blacks in America jumped from 6.8% to 7.7%, almost a full percentage point higher. Cleaver took issue with Trump's proclamation about the black and Latino unemployment rate, claiming to TheDC that the president was not being truthful and that the unemployment rate was going down since the beginning of Obama's first term.

Economy Jaitley budget proposal made investors to lose Rs 5 lakh crore
Author: 0 Jaitley budget proposal made investors to lose Rs 5 lakh crore

A day after Budget 2018 , the markets shuddered and benchmark indices fell sharply, a effect of the new long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax and other factors, analysts said. Meanwhile, domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold shares worth Rs 358.50 crore, while foreign portfolio investors net bought shares worth Rs 1,099.780 crore yesterday, as per provisional data.

Economy RSI 70.92 suggests: McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Stock Becomes Overbought
Author: 0 RSI 70.92 suggests: McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Stock Becomes Overbought

The company's quarterly revenue was down 11.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that McDonald's Co. will post 6.53 earnings per share for the current year. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $1.01 per share.

Economy Oil gains after Goldman Sachs predicts rise above $80
Author: 0 Oil gains after Goldman Sachs predicts rise above $80

At 0800 GMT, March WTI crude oil futures are trading $66.12, up $0.32 or +0.48% and April Brent crude oil futures are at $69.85, up $0.20 or +0.29%. Barrel is the unit of measurement of oil volume. Inventories are reported with a two-month lag, so by the time they have reached the five-year average, OPEC may be late to react.

Economy Wall Street hit by rising bond yields, sinking health stocks
Author: 0 Wall Street hit by rising bond yields, sinking health stocks

The fall followed the news that Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway would create a new healthcare company with the aim of lowering health costs for their U.S. But, the blue-chip index clawed back as much as 200 points earlier on Wednesday. Caterpillar's 2.3 per cent drop weighed the most on the index. Yields fall as bond prices rise.

Economy 'Experienced pilot' flies plane under overpass, lands plane on California highway
Author: 0 'Experienced pilot' flies plane under overpass, lands plane on California highway

The pilot, identified as 24-yaer-old Izzy Slod by KNBC , has stated that he and a friend had taken off from San Diego in a Beechcraft Bonanza aircraft when the engine lost power mid-flight. Despite his training, Slod said he believed sheer "luck" played a role in the smooth landing, adding that while he is "not a believer", he does feel the safe touchdown was nothing short of a "miracle".

Economy Thomson Reuters in talks with private equity firm Blackstone over potential partnership
Author: 0 Thomson Reuters in talks with private equity firm Blackstone over potential partnership

A deal would force Thomson Reuters to consider the future of the loss-making unit where the news business resides, which it already reports separately from the financial and risk unit that drives more than half of earnings. A disposal of the financial and risk business would mark the biggest restructuring of Reuters since Canada's Thomson took over the company in 2008.

Economy CEO of popular surf brand disappears at sea
Author: 0 CEO of popular surf brand disappears at sea

Crews used four boats and two helicopters to search for Agnes, continuing after nightfall, local outlet Sud Ouest reported . "His boat was recovered on the beach near his hometown and Pierre has not been heard from since", the company said in a statement.

Economy Emotional support peacock denied entry on United flight out of Newark
Author: 0 Emotional support peacock denied entry on United flight out of Newark

In a statement, United told Fox News the woman had been told ahead of time that she would not be able to bring the peacock on the flight but showed up to the airport with it anyway. Photos of the peacock were posted on Facebook by the travel talk show Jet Set. Passengers traveling with an emotional-support animal will also need to present a signed letter from a doctor or mental-health professional, as well as a signed document saying the animal can behave properly during a flight.

Economy Candidates Name on Roskam to Return Reported Wynn Donations
Author: 0 Candidates Name on Roskam to Return Reported Wynn Donations

It was Wynn's company that built the Golden Nugget, The Bellagio and Mirage Resorts in the heart of town. The Wall Street Journal is reporting multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn . CBS News reported that Wynn Resorts Limited began construction on its Wynn Boston Harbor Resort in 2016 and expects the $2.1 billion waterfront hotel and casino to open in June of 2019.

Economy Three teenagers dead after collision at bus stop
Author: 0 Three teenagers dead after collision at bus stop

One of the victims, Harry Rice, was a promising footballer who had signed with semi-professional football club Farnborough Town FC following a successful trial, but left the club a few weeks ago. The teenagers were on their way to a 16th birthday party when the incident happened close to the Esso garage near junction four of the M4. The detained suspect is being questioned at a north London police station.

Economy The Next Borderlands Game Could Have Elon Musk's Flamethrower
Author: 0 The Next Borderlands Game Could Have Elon Musk's Flamethrower

For an extra $US30, those proud new flamethrower owners can "Buy an overpriced Boring Company fire extinguisher!" The Boring Company made a decision to start selling flamethrower weapons over the weekend, and they appear to have become an aspiring supervillain's newest shop.

Economy New easyJet boss takes salary cut as airline reveals gender pay gap
Author: 0 New easyJet boss takes salary cut as airline reveals gender pay gap

In November, EasyJet revealed it had gender pay gap of 52 percent although it said it pays men and women the same amount for the same work. Lundgren said he wants to address a gender imbalance in the pilot community, saying Easyjet has set a target for 20 per cent of its new pilots to be female by 2020.