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Finance Police Surround Gunman At Panera Near Princeton University, School Says
Author: 0 Police Surround Gunman At Panera Near Princeton University, School Says

He said the Federal Bureau of Investigation and State Police were assisting. "They were frantically trying to surround Panera, so they told us to lock everything and don't move". Henry House and Scheide Caldwell House, which are closest to the scene, were evacuated. It wasn't immediately known if the gunman had any connection to the university.

Finance United Kingdom inflation dips to 2.7 per cent in February
Author: 0 United Kingdom inflation dips to 2.7 per cent in February

The consumer prices index, the UK's headline measure of inflation, fell to 2.7 per cent, down from 3 per cent in December and January and the lowest since July a year ago. It is widely expected to say on Thursday that it will keep rates on hold for now, and stick with a plan to raise borrowing costs only gradually. Governor Mark Carney has already warned borrowers that rates will need to rise "somewhat earlier and by a somewhat greater degree" to get inflation back to the Bank's 2% target ...

Finance United Airlines Sends Family Dog to Wrong Country by Mistake
Author: 0 United Airlines Sends Family Dog to Wrong Country by Mistake

She said her son was crying when they realized the dog was not with them. A dog who was mistakenly flown to Japan is back with his family in Kansas. The airline declined to say how much it spent on Irgo's charter flight. "We apologize for this mistake and are following up with the vendor kennel where they were kept overnight to understand what happened".

Author: 0 Peel Hunt Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Rightmove (RMV)

After $0.38 actual earnings per share reported by Stagecoach Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -31.58 % negative EPS growth. The Gym Group plc operates health and fitness facilities in the United Kingdom. About 332,237 shares traded. Canaccord Genuity maintained Volution Group plc (LON:FAN) on Wednesday, May 18 with "Buy" rating.

Finance Spring equinox: Rita's, Dairy Queen celebrate with free giveaways
Author: 0 Spring equinox: Rita's, Dairy Queen celebrate with free giveaways

Cue the happy dance! Rita's also announced that it will give away free Italian ice, something it has done every year for more than 20 years. We've rounded up all the freebies you can get your hands on during the first day of spring , from refreshing Italian ices to dollops of vanilla soft serve ice cream.

Author: 0 Analyst Stock Ratings: QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (QTS), Markel Corporation (MKL)

HK traded at an unexpectedly high level on 03/16/2018 when the stock experienced a 1.15% gain to a closing price of $5.3. About 366,868 shares traded. (NYSE:DLR) on Tuesday, September 5 with "Buy" rating. Cowen & Co maintained Canadian Solar Inc. (NYSE:DLR) on Friday, November 24 with "Buy" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $133 target in Wednesday, October 4 report.

Finance Singapore Expats Rejoice at Town Ranks Tops for Living
Author: 0 Singapore Expats Rejoice at Town Ranks Tops for Living

Mercer has released its 20th Quality of Living survey , ranking the world's cities based on how liveable they are. In past years, those factors have included housing, climate, medical facilities, physical remoteness, infrastructure, crime, cultural and recreation facilities, and availability of goods and services.

Finance How major United States stock indexes fared Monday
Author: 0 How major United States stock indexes fared Monday

It fell almost 7% after the European and United States lawmakers called for investigations into reports that a consultancy that worked on President Donald Trump's campaign gained access to data of 50 million Facebook users. European Union lawmakers joined their United Kingdom and U.S. counterparts in saying they would investigate reports that Cambridge Analytica mined the personal data of 50 million users to create profiles to target them in elections.

Finance Self-driving Uber trucks paused following deadly accident
Author: 0 Self-driving Uber trucks paused following deadly accident

Auto accidents kill more than 1m people every year around the world. However, this incident is thought to be the first involving the death of another human being. It was not yet clear if the crash in Arizona will lead other companies or state regulators to slow the rollout of self-driving vehicles on public roads.

Finance Gold moves lower as the dollar and rates go higher
Author: 0 Gold moves lower as the dollar and rates go higher

US gold futures GCcv1 for April delivery settled up$5.50, or 0.4 percent, at $1,317.80 per ounce. "I think the overall economic recovery is good enough for the (US) central bank to consider a faster pace of normalisation of monetary policies", said Mark To, head of research at Hong Kong's Wing Fung Financial Group.

Finance Underdog Vladimir Putin wins shock Russian election victory
Author: 0 Underdog Vladimir Putin wins shock Russian election victory

The poll covered 161,000 respondents at 1,200 precincts in 68 Russian provinces and had a margin of error of no more than 3.5%. Mr. Putin did receive about 77 per cent of the vote (compared to his closest competitor, the Communist Party's Pavel Grudinin at around 12 per cent), overshooting the target.

Finance Pearson UK reports 21% mean gender pay gap
Author: 0 Pearson UK reports 21% mean gender pay gap

Channel 4 boss Alex Mahon has vowed to correct the company's gender pay disparity, following the publication of a report on Monday (19 March). Mahon said: "There is no quick fix, but identifying the complex and multiple reasons behind our gap is the first step towards tackling the fundamental issues at play".

Finance Cops bust shoplifters bursting out of Costco with stolen goods
Author: 0 Cops bust shoplifters bursting out of Costco with stolen goods

Cops say the male suspect was carrying a knife and was booked into the King County Jail for investigation of robbery, while the two women were booked for investigation of theft. Two suspected thieves at a Seattle Costco got a big surprise when they were caught red-handed. Loss-prevention officers told detectives that they had a run-in before with one of the suspects, who had a seven-inch blade in his possession at the time of his arrest.

Finance Toys
Author: 0 Toys "R" Us to honor gift cards until middle of April

Toys "R" Us filed for bankruptcy in September and in February it announced the MA locations in Millbury, Bellingham, Northborough and Framingham and a Babies "R" Us in the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside would all close. The chain has announced that it plans to close or sell all of its USA stores in coming months. It was not clear on Monday evening how numerous stores Amazon was considering buying.

Finance IBM fighting counterfeiters with world's smallest computer
Author: 0 IBM fighting counterfeiters with world's smallest computer

If there's one downside to powerful computers , it's that they're too damn big. IBM says the first crypto-anchor chips could be available within 18 months and be commonplace within five years. 64 boards on the left versus a single computer on the right. According to Arvind Krishna, the head of research for IBM , the onset of crypto anchors are just the beginning.

Finance Melrose to pump £1bn into GKN pensions
Author: 0 Melrose to pump £1bn into GKN pensions

Nearly a quarter of Melrose's shares are on loan to short sellers hoping its pursuit of GKN will fail - figures that have risen sharply in the last few days. Melrose said that its new proposal should alleviate those concerns. The group says this represents nearly twice the amount of the deficit reduction package with GKN's planned disposals.

Finance Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL)
Author: 0 Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL)

BT Investment Management Ltd purchased a new stake in Oracle in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $459,738,000. The stock decreased 1.85% or $1.17 during the last trading session, reaching $62.01. Ameriprise Finance reported 71,836 shares. Busey reported 1.3% stake. Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Telenav, Inc.

Finance Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammunition
Author: 0 Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammunition

The company, a subsidiary of Cincinnati, Ohio, -based Kroger Co ., didn't give a timeline in the statement. Fred Meyer, which has stores in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Alaska, said it chose to drop guns and ammunition "after evaluating changing customer preferences and the fact that there have already been efforts to steadily reduce this category in Fred Meyer stores over the last several years due to softening consumer demand".

Finance Celebrate first day of spring with 'Free Cone Day' at Dairy Queen
Author: 0 Celebrate first day of spring with 'Free Cone Day' at Dairy Queen

Note that Dairy Queen says its free-cone promotion is good only at "participating non-mall Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill locations ". "Silky smooth DQsoft serve is truly one of life's simple pleasures". Dairy Queen said it raised $300,000 for the charity on the same day past year. Free cones will be available during regular business hours all day long.