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Finance US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter
Author: 0 US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter

Foreign Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif is briefing a joint parliamentary session of national security committee on recent constraint ties between Pakistan and United States after President Donald Trump's outlandish remarks. For years, the Pentagon, echoing Afghanistan and India, has acknowledged that Pakistan harbors terrorists. Underscoring Pakistan's contributory role to the regional fight against militancy and avoiding a slanging match with the U.S., it has emphasised that ...

Finance Brookfield Asset Management to acquire Toshiba's Westinghouse for $4.6bn
Author: 0 Brookfield Asset Management to acquire Toshiba's Westinghouse for $4.6bn

Toshiba did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Those two business lines generated combined cash flow of US$403 million on revenue of about US$3.1 billion in Westinghouse's 2015 financial year, court records show. The vehicle was created in 2016, shortly after Brookfield Capital Partners IV , the Toronto investor's fourth mid-market PE fund, was closed at US$4 billion.

Finance Fans stockpile Irn-Bru before recipe change sees sugar content halved
Author: 0 Fans stockpile Irn-Bru before recipe change sees sugar content halved

Another person who spoke to the paper was Stephen McLeod Blythe, a lawyer who uses his time to run the "Save Real Irn-Bru" campaign. Changes to Irn-Bru's sugar content were announced in March past year and will see the amount per can reduce from 8.5 teaspoons to four, going from just under 140 calories to around 65 calories.

Finance CO2 'own goal': Emissions up as new vehicle sales fall
Author: 0 CO2 'own goal': Emissions up as new vehicle sales fall

He said: "A drop of about 200,000 diesel vehicles over the year is a massive dip". Although 2.54m registrations marks a drop on 2016 figures, it is the third largest registrations year in a decade and the sixth best since records started in the 1950s.

Finance Companies producing cannabis welcome export ruling
Author: 0 Companies producing cannabis welcome export ruling

It is set to allow exports of cannabis-based medicines, and assured that Aussie patients will be prioritised. Cannabis cultivation in Australia is still relatively small, as recreational use remains illegal. AusCann managing director Elaine Darby described the decision as a win for Australian companies and patients. Australia's chief commodity forecaster does not publish data on cannabis production, but rough estimates by the University of Sydney estimated the legal industry at A$100 ...

Finance AirlineRatings.com names the safest airlines for 2018
Author: 0 AirlineRatings.com names the safest airlines for 2018

This is despite the fact that more flights are being made than ever before. Over the last two decades, aviation deaths around the world have been steadily falling - as recently as 2005, there were 1,015 deaths aboard commercial passenger flights worldwide.

Finance Apple: All Macs and iOS devices affected by chip flaws
Author: 0 Apple: All Macs and iOS devices affected by chip flaws

Other major companies rolling out fixes include Microsoft , Amazon and Google . The Register originally reported the story of the "Kernel memory" leaks and design flaws in Intel processors. Security researchers put out information on the critical bugs online. By the end of next week, Intel expects to have issued updates for more than 90 percent of processor products introduced within the past five years.

Finance Sears Holdings to close 103 Kmart and Sears stores
Author: 0 Sears Holdings to close 103 Kmart and Sears stores

John Lehn, president/CEO of Kings County Economic Development Corporation, said he is not sure how many associates the Hanford Sears store employs, but said Kings EDC will reach out to the managers of the store to offer its services. The majority of the jobs are part-time positions, Sears said. "It could be sooner", Rodriguez said of the store's closure. In 2016, the Boardman and Warren Kmart locations both closed.

Finance N-Out adds first new menu item in 15 years
Author: 0 N-Out adds first new menu item in 15 years

It will be available at all 328 locations across the country and sell for about $1.80 for an 8-ounce cup. In-N-Out added its first new menu item in more than a decade. But for Irvine-based In-N-Out, a menu expansion is tantamount to Taco Bell serving fries on its Mexican-inspired menu. The cocoa is Ghirardelli .

Finance MPs call for 25p 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups
Author: 0 MPs call for 25p 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

While looking like paper, they have a polypropylene plastic lining. The Environmental Audit Committee is calling on the Government to introduce a minimum 25p charge to cut waste in the same way the plastic bag levy has done in supermarkets.

Finance AT&T announces plan to deliver mobile 5G in 2018
Author: 0 AT&T announces plan to deliver mobile 5G in 2018

While AT&T is rolling out mobile 5G in select markets, it will also continue to push 5G Evolution in "hundreds of additional metro areas", the company said . Sprint, which many thought would be either acquired or out of business by now, announced past year that it was working with parent company Softbank and chip maker Qualcomm to develop a high-band 5G solution in the 2.5GHz range, with a planned deployment in "late 2019".

Finance BlackBerry partners with China's Baidu on autonomous vehicle tech
Author: 0 BlackBerry partners with China's Baidu on autonomous vehicle tech

Last year, BlackBerry announced deals Delphi, Denso , Qualcomm , Visteon in the automotive space where its QNX technology is a frontrunner among developers racing to get self-driving cars on the road. As anticipated, the companies have signed a statement of intent to make BlackBerry QNX's safety operating system the foundation for Baidu's Apollo autonomous driving open platform.

Finance Tesla sinks after missing Model 3 deliveries by a mile (TSLA)
Author: 0 Tesla sinks after missing Model 3 deliveries by a mile (TSLA)

Tesla also stressed that they have been on the grind and noted that they have made "major progress" in terms of their widely criticized production bottlenecks which is the main reason for the failed delivery marks they have previous year. The Model 3, which starts at $35,000, is Tesla's first mass-market vehicle. Despite the ongoing problems with the Model 3, investors have largely remained bullish about Tesla .

Finance Macy's announces job cuts, store closures
Author: 0 Macy's announces job cuts, store closures

More cafes and wider sidewalks are on tap to make it more pedestrian friendly though the demise of the Macy's store and 10 others across the USA this year is more about the sign of the times than it is location. In addition, Macy's announced that it plans what it calls staffing adjustments across the store's organization with reductions in some stores and increases in others.

Author: 0 Research Report For Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) has declined 12.70% since January 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.58 earnings per share. What Historical Figures Say About Marathon Petroleum Corporation ( NYSE: MPC)? They expect $1.04 earnings per share, up 141.86% or $0.61 from last year's $0.43 per share.

Author: 0 Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Holdings Raised by Zions Bancorporation

Enterprise Financial Services Corp who had been investing in Bb&T Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $39.21 billion market cap company. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 18 report. The stock has "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, October 11.

Finance Jennison Associates LLC Continues to Hold Position in Celgene Corp (CELG)
Author: 0 Jennison Associates LLC Continues to Hold Position in Celgene Corp (CELG)

Brave Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Celgene Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $83.92 billion market cap company. BTIG Research reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Celgene in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the biopharmaceutical company's stock.

Author: 0 Apple acquires Buddybuild for app developer tools

Buddybuild's now offered services and products are similar in some ways to Apple's existing tool TestFlight (also an acquisition), which allows app developers to share test beta app builds. Buddybuild was founded in 2015 and has about 40 employees, according to the startup's LinkedIn page. Coders use Buddybuild's software tools to create apps in a so-called agile development method, in which new features are rapidly created, released, and then frequently tweaked over time.

Finance Could Black Mirror Make a USS Callister Spinoff?
Author: 0 Could Black Mirror Make a USS Callister Spinoff?

Will Daly or the USS Callister live on, either through future Black Mirror seasons or as its own tale? No spoilers here, but " USS Callister " ends on a bittersweet note. Kirsten Dunst, master of mystery, in Black Mirror . At least, that's what he was doing before Cristin Milloti's Nanette Cole assisted her digital self in setting him up, and Daly is "currently" locked into his game program, unable to return to his waking life.