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by | February 08, 2017 | 00:46

The net income attributable to FOXA shareholders rose to $856 million from $672 million a year earlier due to the stronger advertising and affiliate fees at its broadcast and cable-television segments. Thus showing a Surprise of 0 percent. RI maintained its position in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 1.27% and Monthly Volatility of 1.66%.08/04/2016 - Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .

by | February 06, 2017 | 01:11

On Saturday, Orange County Health Director Colleen Bridger said the water was safe to drink with the exception of The Apartments at Midtown 501, just north of the merger of East Franklin Street and Durham-Chapel Hill Road. Both Carrboro and Chapel Hill declared states of emergency. Harris Teeter began distributing free water in Chapel Hill and Carrboro starting at 9 p.m.

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:56

Authorities arrested 74 protesters after they set up teepees Wednesday on land owned by the pipeline developer. There are a couple of updates from the Dakota Access Pipeline protests to keep an eye on this week. Dump trucks and work crews moved into the campsite Monday to clean up the abandoned cars, structures, trash and waste left by thousands of protesters who converged on the region to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline over concerns it would contaminate drinking water relied upon by ...

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:52

Lee Hopley, chief economist at EEF, the manufacturers' organisation, said the survey told "a positive story about the sector", with the all the important output and orders components remaining firmly in positive territory. However, supply chain pressures persisted while firms maintained stock reduction policies. Average cost burdens increased at the steepest pace for nearly eight-and-a-half years in January.

by | February 01, 2017 | 01:18

GM was third behind VW previous year and held the top spot in 2011, when Toyota's production was disrupted by the Japanese quake and tsunami. VW makes cars under its own name as well as Audi, Porsche, and Skoda. In 2011, the Japanese vehicle maker slipped back due to the tsunami that hit Japan and the consequent damage and destruction it caused to production facilities, suppliers and of course, cars that were already ready to be dispatched.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:58

But on Sunday, several members of Trump's party said the process, while initiated with the right intention, had been too hastily enacted and could backfire against U.S. It declares the executive order illegal, arguing that it is in violation of the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act, which banned discrimination against immigrants on the basis of national origin.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:53

Have you been hit up for Girl Scout cookies yet? "So instead of buying them from the grocery store, you can buy them from a Girl Scout and have a lot of fun with that", said 12-year-old Diana Loya, a media star with Girl Scout Troop 30222. The Girl Scout Cookie Program is the world's largest girl-led business. Each year, the Cookie Program provides girls with an avenue to learn financial literacy and practice important leadership skills while earning proceeds for troop and council activities.

by | January 29, 2017 | 01:12

One of Sir John's most recent performances was in the Oscar-nominated film Jackie, which was released in the United Kingdom just eight days ago. The supremely talented actor has been recognised as "cinematic immortality" by USA director Mel Brooks , and various celebrities have been pouring in their tributes.

by | January 29, 2017 | 01:15

Alphabet Inc., formerly known as Google, is engaged in the technology business. "We see tremendous potential ahead for these businesses, as well as in the continued development of non-advertising revenue streams for YouTube", she added. The company saw overall revenue of $26.1 billion for the quarter ending December 31, up 22% from the same time past year. CFO Ruth Porat notes, "great momentum in Google's newer investment areas and ongoing strong progress in Other Bet".

by | January 28, 2017 | 00:45

May said: "I'm delighted to be able to congratulate you on what was a stunning election victory". May went on to say that with the Brexit vote, the British people made a decision to "take back control of the things that matter to us - things like our national borders and immigration policy, and the way we decide and interpret our own laws - so that we are able to shape a better, more prosperous future for the working men and women of Britain".

by | January 25, 2017 | 11:11

Stephen Schwarzman, who leads the president's Strategic and Policy Forum, said the new administration had an "unusually positive" view of Canada. It is unclear how Trump would legally be able to modify or nullify NAFTA without Congressional agreement.

by | January 25, 2017 | 11:12

By watching how many shares are trading hands and looking for any changes in that activity, trading opportunities can be spotted along with a deeper understanding of the reliability of other indicators on the stock. Northern Dynasty is the largest gold deposit and one of the largest copper deposits in North America. Northern Dynasty Minerals , Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NAK): On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Northern Dynasty Minerals , Ltd.

by | January 25, 2017 | 11:08

Yancoal already owns seven Australian coal mines. The sale of the NSW mines leaves Rio with coking coal mines producing around 12 million tonnes of coal a year. When asked whether she was comfortable with a Chinese dominated company taking control of a big portion of the Hunter Valley district, NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian said; "Foreign ownership is a federal issue".

by | January 21, 2017 | 00:47

President-elect Donald Trump. China's imports and exports in CY 2016 fell 0.9 percent and 6.1 percent in comparison to CY 2015. Last week, the head of economic planning said that the conditions have been generally stable at the start of 2017.

by | January 21, 2017 | 00:48

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to reduce its supplies by 1.2 million barrels a day starting this month at a November 30 meeting, while 11 non-members including Russian Federation and Kazakhstan pledged less than two weeks later to curb output by nearly 600,000 barrels.

by | January 21, 2017 | 00:48

The goal of the march is to advocate for women's rights and the rights of minorities. The March on Washington is not without controversy. Alexandra Hackett Ferber, a co-organizer of the Women's March on Washington - PA Chapter, said it's estimated that roughly 15,000 to 20,000 people from Pennsylvania will attend.

by | January 20, 2017 | 01:02

In other words, innovation and technology were key. . Of the top 30, Hyderabad (ranked fifth) is the only other Indian city besides Bengaluru which has found a place in the top 10. The fellow residents of Koshy's, Ramachandra Guha, Nandan Nilekani and Kiran Shaw might not know this, but their city has one more thing to be proud of.

by | January 20, 2017 | 00:58

These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.16/share and a High Estimate of $0.23/share. Inside the closing six months period the stock's performance raised 7.92% while overall yearly performance gained 64.90%. The company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.25. Stock's minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $21.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $36.00.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:56

On Wednesday, the loonie started to soften during a news conference by Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz where he said an interest rate cut was still possible if the Canadian economy deteriorates amid uncertainty surrounding Trump's policies.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:21

Because of China, iOS downloads increased more this year than they did in 2015. Moreover, despite the historical popularity of games, in 2016, other categories contributed more to overall growth. China's App Store in particular saw dramatic growth in 2016, with activity expanding by 90 percent. Lastly, App Annie said that average revenue per user (ARPU) has been increasing significantly.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:18

Eugene "Gene" Cernan was the 11th man to walk on the moon, as well as the last. "We'd like to dedicate the first steps of Apollo 17 to all those who made it possible", the astronaut radioed upon exiting the lander. It was the longest manned lunar landing flight, pegged at 301 hours and 51 minutes. The three-day Nasa mission in Earth orbit was meant to rendezvous with an unmanned target vehicle but had failed.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:21

Sunday Japan Standard Time. It's a setback for Japan's space program, which had hoped to prove the viability of these tiny rockets and win private financial backing , according to CNN. The SS-520 is created to propel more than 300 pounds (140 kilograms) of science research instrumentation to an altitude of almost 500 miles (800 kilometers) for a few minutes of exposure to space before falling back to Earth.

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:44

More rain is expected Tuesday in the Harrisburg area, but temperatures will be high enough to avoid chance of icing. West northwest wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. New ice accumulation of 0.2 to 0.4 of an inch possible. On Sunday , the forecast calls for freezing rain before 3 p.m., then rain likely between 3 and 5 p.m.

by | January 14, 2017 | 00:46

Why did banks, and Bank of America in particular, perform so well in 2016? Wall Street on Friday delivered a mixed bag of results for the final quarter of 2016, a volatile period for three of the largest U.S. New account openings and credit card applications have plunged since news of the bank's sales practices surfaced. Moreover, Prudential Fincl Incorporated has 0.75% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) for 10.28M shares.

by | January 12, 2017 | 00:43

Trump corroborated the reports and said that his vice president, Mike Pence, is leading an effort to get final approval through "various agencies" and through Congress to secure funding needed to begin building the wall. He said he made that clear to Trump. On Wednesday, Trump congratulated Ford (F.N) and Fiat Chrysler (FCHA.MI) for announcing plant expansions in the United States.

by | January 11, 2017 | 00:42

Volkswagen: An electric microbus is being rolled out at the Detroit Auto Show 2017 by Volkswagen. A 5-passenger SUV that will be slightly smaller than the Nissan Rogue, which has become the top-selling model in the company's USA lineup. As always, the Detroit auto show has a diverse lineup of vehicles this year too starting from hot-selling SUV's to top-selling cars in the U.S. A 3.3 six-cylinder engine will also be showcased, it has the ability to automatically shut down when not needed ...

by | January 09, 2017 | 00:51

Executives in the New Albany, Ohio-based company previously declined to confirm the closures, but store employees nationwide began confirming the planned closures shortly before the New Year . The Limited was founded in Columbus in 1963 by Les Wexner, and was long the namesake behind the multi-brand company Limited Brands that grew to include Victoria's Secret, Express, Bath & Body Works and others.

by | January 09, 2017 | 00:52

Earlier in the day, many state associations of petrol pumps owners threatened that they would not accept any card payment from Monday. The protest by dealers comes at a time when the Union government is trying to encourage cashless transactions and announced a 0.75 per cent cash-back offer on purchase of petrol using cards.

by | January 08, 2017 | 01:30

Trump's tweeting will make Spicer's job more exciting, he said. "Our job is to chip that off a bit", Mr. Shah had said, during the campaign. Get Data Sheet, Fortune's technology newsletter. "President-elect Trump is assembling a phenomenal team to implement the change of status quo that the American people voted for in November", said Kellyanne Conway, incoming counselor to Trump.

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:57

The fund is the world's largest initiative for tech development in the world with an expected goal of $100 billion. The money will be used to finance new technology, such as artificial intelligence, deep learning, robotics, and connected devices.

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:56

She finally made her highly-anticipated return to social media with an adorable family photo the day before. Kim Kardashian West has posted her first selfie of 2017. "That is a huge part of her career. So I just want her to focus on her family and her own happiness this year", sister Khloe recently revealed. She followed up Wednesday with a snapshot of herself with Saint.

by | January 05, 2017 | 01:40

Barclays Capital maintained JPMorgan Chase & Co. In other cases, banks have altered research reports, lost lucrative contracts or parted ways with analysts following controversies about their negative opinions. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 4th. J P Morgan Chase & Co's dividend payout ratio is now 33.10%.

by | January 05, 2017 | 01:38

According to the sources of MSPoweruser's Mehedi Hassan, Microsoft will launch the Creators Update in April. Where the first two numbers represent the year and the second two numbers represent the month: the "17" in 1704 indicates the release year - in this case, 2017 and the "04" indicates the month of release: April.

by | January 04, 2017 | 00:44

They waited in the stairwell outside KGK Holdings, a jewelry wholesaler, until about midnight, when the thieves used a crowbar and sledgehammer to smash into a room with four safes. According to police, the suspects were essentially able to move freely once inside and managed to gain access to two safes. "They didn't even have to pry", police told the New York Daily News .

by | December 29, 2016 | 00:51

A day after presents were opened under evergreen needles, Columbia County residents began recycling Christmas trees at the "Bring One for the Chipper" event at Home Depot. Yard waste is collected on Thursdays from single-family residences on a Monday trash collection schedule and on Fridays from those with Tuesday trash collection.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:56

The stricken Monte Paschi, considered the world's oldest bank, said in a note that the ECB had expressed this opinion in letters to the Italian Ministry of Finance and Economy. However its main problem was Italy failing to resolve the problem of risky loans sitting on bank books. "We hope not too many other lenders will need support, but we don't know for sure", he said.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:53

October's result matched the estimate of 5.1 percent from a Reuters poll of economists. Home prices in major USA metropolitan areas saw slightly faster annual growth in the month of October, according to a report released by Standard & Poor's on Tuesday.

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:43

Sins of benami properties would not have happened had the law been implemented", he said after the inauguration of Pune metro. The bumper draw for the "Lucky Grahak Scheme" with rewards in crores, will be held on April 14, the birth anniversary of Baba Saheb Ambedkar, PM Modi said.

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:37

It is expected to be followed by a formal deal to buy turboprop aircraft from ATR, half-owned by Airbus. "We hope this success signals to the world that the commercial goals of Iran and its counterparts are better achieved with global cooperation and collaboration", Iran Air Chairman and CEO Farhad Parvaresh was quoted as saying of the Airbus deal.

by | December 25, 2016 | 01:53

If you remember, Scott vowed not to shave his beard until the Browns won a game. Meder, who grew up near Cleveland, is now sort of a Browns legend. Up next for the Browns? Robert Griffin III led the game in passing, completing 17 of 25 attempts for 164 yards.

by | December 25, 2016 | 01:56

In a message on Twitter, Trump said cost overruns in Lockheed Martin's $400 billion program to develop the stealth jet had prompted him to ask Boeing, another major aircraft manufacturer, to "price-out a comparable F-18 Super Hornet". Gen. Christopher Bogdan, who oversees the F-35 program, among other top Pentagon acquisition officials. In an email, company spokesman Todd Blecher said, "We have committed to working with the president elect and his administration to provide the best capability, ...

by | December 23, 2016 | 02:02

At the moment 28 analysts are watching Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) recently. The rating firm gave a Buy rating to this stock in a research note published on Dec 07, 2016. Number of analysts are eying on this stock, and after detailed observation, they have given the stock mean target price of $1.60 while their mean recommendation is 3.00 (1=Buy, 5=sell).

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:57

Bankrate.com reported an average 30-year FRM of 4.31 percent (an increase of 13 basis points), highest level since September 2014, and the eight consecutive week with an increase. The average rate for a 10-year fixed-refinance rate is 3.25 percent, up 12 basis points since the same time last week. When yields go up, home loan rates tend to also go up.

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:45

Stocks edged down and the dollar eased from a 14-year high on Wednesday, giving back some of the gains chalked up since Donald Trump's US election victory as investors took profits on the rally in risk assets over the past six weeks. Its stock is down 1.9 percent. Oil prices edged higher on forecasts of a steep draw in USA crude oil stocks that could indicate a global oversupply is starting to shrink.

by | December 18, 2016 | 01:38

Perry and his wife, Daralyn, personally contribute to Toys for Tots each year, and it has become a cause close to their hearts. "I can say we're over 30,000 toys, which is already more than a year ago", Shelton said. Applications for receiving toys were taken in November and December. Volunteers are needed for the annual Toys for Tots distribution event on Tuesday, Dec.

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:21

The Unite union representing British Airways "Mixed Fleet" cabin crew of more than 2,500 members have voted to take strike action from 21 December over what it describes as "poverty pay and broken promises". "Not only are the pay rates indefensible but in aviation, low pay is a safety issue". The ballot, carried out by the Unite union, was 79 percent in favour of strike action on a turnout of 60 percent.

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:22

The mayor had claimed on the radio Friday morning that it would be more "humane" to put down the love-struck buck that swam across the the East River to Harlem looking for a mate. The Harlem Patch that the deer "was captured Thursday after vaulting a fence into the nearby Polo Grounds Towers public housing development". Cuomo and de Blasio aides publicly sniped at each other as the city and state worked out what to do with the deer.

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:47

The shock move saw company patriarch Ratan Tata reassert his authority over the sprawling group. He also alleged that Ratan Tata and his close aide, Noshir Soonawala, also a trustee of Tata Trusts, Tata Sons' biggest shareholder, sought, and were given, information and briefings from Tata Motors and Tata Steel about the company's affairs that were material and price sensitive.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:23

The hacked information did not include Social Security numbers, credit card information or insurance and financial information. Quest reported the breach to law enforcement and is now working with a cybersecurity firm to evaluate the situation.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:21

Asahi said that the acquired business had annual earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of €493.8 million in the year to the end of March. Japanese beer makers have been looking overseas for growth because the domestic market is shrinking, owing to a population that is declining in number and growing older.