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Finance TFD: Dry Christmas Trees Create Fire Hazard
Author: 0 TFD: Dry Christmas Trees Create Fire Hazard

That's how long it takes for a fire, started because of a live Christmas tree , to destroy a room in your home. Less than a minute passed before the entire tree was torched, and if it were set up in a home, it likely would've ignited everything around it.

Finance Target aims to boost same-day delivery by acquiring Shipt
Author: 0 Target aims to boost same-day delivery by acquiring Shipt

By the 2018 holiday season, a majority of Target stores will have the same-day option. How can guests start getting same-day delivery from Target using Shipt? Retailers have been looking for ways to speed up delivery as they try to match the fast service offered by Amazon .com Inc.

Finance Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Holdings Raised by Colony Group LLC
Author: 0 Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Holdings Raised by Colony Group LLC

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Among 14 analysts covering Michaels Companies Inc ( NASDAQ:MIK ), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Therefore 83% are positive. According to Microsoft Corporation's latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 75.02%.

Author: 0 Blue Origin flies its Crew Capsule 2.0 for the first time

On top of the rocket is Crew Capsule 2.0 with giant windows. In the 14 months since that abort-test flight, Blue Origin has been working on an upgraded version of the rocket-to improve its capacity for rapid, low-priced reusability-and the capsule in which six passengers will eventually ride to space inside.

Finance Mobile Jumps Into Internet TV Arena With Layer3 TV Acquisition
Author: 0 Mobile Jumps Into Internet TV Arena With Layer3 TV Acquisition

The purchase pushes T-Mobile into cable and satellite TV services while hastening the TV industry into the "mobile age and 5G era". T-Mobile will offer a paid service starting next year. The plan is T-Mobile's latest move into video, following its " Binge On " initiative for unlimited mobile video streaming, and its incorporation of Netflix subscriptions into its T-Mobile One family plans.

Finance Number of Scots unemployed rises despite UK-wide fall
Author: 0 Number of Scots unemployed rises despite UK-wide fall

Nationally, unemployment fell by 26,000 to 1.4 million, which is 182,000 lower than a year ago. Rates remained unchanged in Babergh, down 20 to 400 (0.8%), Forest Heath, down 10 to 285 (0.7%), Ipswich, also down 10 to 1,700 (2.0%), and Mid Suffolk, unchanged at 440 (0.7%), while in St Edmundsbury a fall of 20 to 760 saw the local rate dip 0.1 to 1.1%.

Finance Producer Prices Grew 0.4% in November
Author: 0 Producer Prices Grew 0.4% in November

Mounting gasoline prices helped drive US consumer inflation higher in November, pushing the annual measure above the USA central bank's target, according to a government report Wednesday. The unemployment rate is at a 17-year low 4.1 per cent. Gasoline accounted for two thirds of the 1.0 per cent increase in the final demand goods index.

Finance Your money: Holiday package delivery deadlines
Author: 0 Your money: Holiday package delivery deadlines

The week before Christmas will see almost 3 billion first-class mail pieces delivered, fueled by all those holiday greeting cards, according to the Postal Service. Next Day Air Service is also available on December 22, but only if your package destination has Saturday delivery service, Coverstone said. Friday, Dec.

Author: 0 What Are Analysts Opinions On Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO)

Credit Suisse Group lowered Eldorado Gold from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Finally, Macquarie lowered Eldorado Gold from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a report on Tuesday, September 12th.

Finance Congress unnerved after phase one of Gujarat polls: PM Modi
Author: 0 Congress unnerved after phase one of Gujarat polls: PM Modi

In the run-up to Gujarat elections, a war of words broke out between BJP and Congress over Rahul Gandhi's interview to a local Gujarati channel. "There is kind of hollowness in the BJP", he said adding that under the BJP rule people of Gujarat witnessed one-sided development of 5-10 industrialists, and others didn't get anything.

Author: 0 South Korea mulls all-out ban on Bitcoin transactions

The fine of 60 million won (nearly $54600) came as a result of Bithumb's apparent insufficient protective measures to safeguard user data. As Bitcoin futures made their world debut on a U.S. Seoul-based Bithumb, the world's busiest virtual currency exchange, has said it would comply with the rules. "We are looking at how to protect investors, and at the same time we are reviewing (measures) to regulate (the digital currency)", he said.

Finance Cheers ring out as Uber loses its York licence
Author: 0 Cheers ring out as Uber loses its York licence

The City of York council's gambling, licensing and regulatory committee had been considering an application to renew Uber's operating licence within the city, but ultimately chose not to. "We will review the details of the decision once we receive the formal notice from the council". The second reason for refusal related to complaints made against the firm in York.

Author: 0 Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Holdings Raised by Vanguard Group Inc

The company was upgraded on Friday, November 10 by Macquarie Research. The firm engages in the property management, acquisitions, financing, development, construction, and leasing. The stock of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) earned "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, January 6. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, May 4 with "Buy".

Finance Respectable hiring climate expected for Windsor area
Author: 0 Respectable hiring climate expected for Windsor area

According to the survey released on Tuesday by leading staffing consultancy ManpowerGroup India, workforce gains were expected across all seven industry sectors monitored and in all four regions. This marginal increase could suggest that employment activity in India is likely to gather steam in the initial phase of next year, a private survey said.

Finance Week Left in Salvation Army Toy & Food Drive
Author: 0 Week Left in Salvation Army Toy & Food Drive

Ms Wallace said without work experience or a job, she would be unable to make Christmas Day much more special than any other day. "I've received many calls of people who are coming this evening to bring those gifts in". The Carter's consider it their annual Christmas project, something they hold near and dear to their hearts. Many of them are elderly people who, for whatever reason, don't have family to celebrate with.

Finance Toshiba, Western Digital reach settlement over chip unit sale
Author: 0 Toshiba, Western Digital reach settlement over chip unit sale

Toshiba has been on the ropes after the disastrous acquisition of U.S. nuclear energy firm Westinghouse, which racked up billions of dollars in losses before being placed under bankruptcy protection. The settlement indicates that Western Digital will drop arbitration claims seeking to stop the sale to the Bain consortium in exchange for Toshiba allowing the United States partner to invest in a new production line starting next year for advanced memory chips.

Finance Glitch causes $14000 Uber ride
Author: 0 Glitch causes $14000 Uber ride

Anyone familiar with surge pricing knows how prices can shoot up with app-based cab providers. Akayed Ullah, 27, was charged Tuesday by New York City police with supporting an act of terrorism, making a terroristic threat and weapon possession for detonating a homemade pipe bomb during rush hour at the bus terminal in midtown Manhattan.

Finance Bitcoin Rivals Ethereum and Litecoin Soar to Records
Author: 0 Bitcoin Rivals Ethereum and Litecoin Soar to Records

In fact, it's technically a "fork", or revised version, of the original Bitcoin program . As soon as Segregated Witness was released as a proposed blockchain upgrade to allow speedier off-chain transactions, Litecoin threw its full weight behind the proposal and was the first to integrate it.