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People Serco shares soar on profits boost and Carillion deal
Author: 0 Serco shares soar on profits boost and Carillion deal

A portfolio of Carillion's United Kingdom healthcare facilities management contracts and associated ancillary contracts and assets which relate to fifteen sites will be transferred to Serco on a phased basis. Serco expects underlying trading profit at the top end of its previous guidance range of £65-£70mln in 2017, up 10% on the previous year. "Assuming all 15 contracts transfer, and including an appropriate allocation of charges for shared support services and other incremental overheads, ...

People Botnet Creators Who Took Down The Internet Plead Guilty
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Paras Jha, 21, of Fanwood, New Jersey; Josiah White, 20, of Washington, Penn.; and Salton Norman, 21, of Metairie, Louisiana , pleaded guilty in the District of Alaska to creating and operating the botnets, which specifically targeted Internet of Things devices.

People Clashes erupt across West Bank, Gaza over US Jerusalem pivot
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Medics said at least 31 people were wounded by Israeli army gunfire when Palestinian protests erupted in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Thursday. In Bethlehem, troops fired water cannons and tear gas to disperse a crowd, in clashes that could cloud the upcoming Christmas celebrations in the town of Jesus' birth.

People Bermuda Senate Votes to Repeal Marriage Equality
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The Domestic Partnership Act 2017 was passed with 24 MPs supporting the bill and 10 opposing it. ONLY MONTHS after gay couples in Bermuda were allowed to marry under a Supreme Court ruling, the ruling Progressive Labour Party (PLP), in power for nearly five months, has reimposed a ban on same-sex marriages in the Caribbean country.

Author: 0 Were Analysts Bullish Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) This Week?

Also, the number of funds holding SL Green Realty Corp in their top 10 positions was flat from 4 to 4 for the same number. As a result results using moving averages can be random at times the market appears to respect SMA support/resistance and trade signals, and other times it shows no deference.

People Police Open Investigation After Kid Was Detained At Grand Rapids, Michigan
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The arrest of 11-year-old Honestie Hodges occurred on December 6 when officers were in search for her aunt Carrie Manning, who allegedly stabbed her younger sister. Rahinsky stated, "The screams of the 11-year-old, they go to your heart. It goes to the heart of what we're trying to accomplish with (consulting firm) 21st Century Policing".

People Chris Froome faces ban from cycling after failed drugs test
Author: 0 Chris Froome faces ban from cycling after failed drugs test

To avoid that, Froome must not only prove that he inhaled rather than ingested salbutamol but submit himself to a pharmacokinetic (PK) study test which will see him given permitted doses of the drug and his urine samples analysed to measure the quantity excreted.

People FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend
Author: 0 FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend

The next few days will stay warm and breezy in the Las Vegas Valley. Tomorrow with partly to mostly cloudy skies highs will be much cooler more in the low-mid 40s (upper 30s can't be ruled out if clouds are thicker than expected). At this time, there is a slight chance of rain mainly in the Ozarks closer to I-44 Sunday but depends on the track of the southern storm. Lows through Sunday are forecast to remain in the low 40s.

People Nuggets blow out Pistons despite a quiet game from Gary Harris
Author: 0 Nuggets blow out Pistons despite a quiet game from Gary Harris

Denver limited the Orlando Magic to 89 points in a 14-point victory earlier in the trip. "Jamal was great, but this was the whole team", Nuggets coach Michael Malone said. "They didn't run a lot of plays, they just kept running". Play to the tempo that we want to play. The Nuggets shot 50 percent from the field. Van Gundy compared it to a chicken-and-egg problem, with playing well and winning as the two outcomes.

People Zara-owner Inditex's nine month net profit rises by 6%
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Inditex ITX.MC , the world's largest clothing retailer, on Wednesday reported net profit to September of 2.3 billion euros (2 billion pounds), up 6 percent from a year earlier. Inditex said that in the nine-month period, it opened stores in 52 markets, and that at the end of the period, the group had 7,504 stores in 94 markets.

People Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million Euros to fight extremism in Africa
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million Euros to fight extremism in Africa

Macron made the announcement at a meeting to drum up support for the G5 Sahel force, an initiative pooling troops from Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger. But there are fears it is struggling to cope, as groups like ISIL and al-Qaeda push to expand their operations. Saudi Arabia has now pledged $100 million, a major boost for the force, bringing commitments to more than half the roughly $500 million the G5 Sahel says it needs for its first year of operations.

People Man strips naked, jumps on auto after road crash
Author: 0 Man strips naked, jumps on auto after road crash

Flores -whose vehicle crash and the subsequent search for him blocked traffic for an hour - broke one of the windows on the truck, and then ran into the woods while still naked, police told NBC. "He had a tire in his hand and he had something that had blades". "He kept cutting himself". The man then goes absolutely nuts. EMTs would later help her.

People BLM's DeRay McKesson Sues Jeanine Pirro ... She Lied, Now I'm in Danger!!!
Author: 0 BLM's DeRay McKesson Sues Jeanine Pirro ... She Lied, Now I'm in Danger!!!

A civil rights protester sued Fox News and its star Jeanine Pirro on Tuesday, claiming they defamed him on a September broadcast of "Fox & Friends" by accusing him of assaulting police. McKesson says that too was false: "Defendant Pirro was not quoting paragraph 17 or 19 from any court documents". "We informed Mr. McKesson's counsel that our commentary was fully protected under the First Amendment and the privilege for reports of judicial proceedings", the network said.

People Honduras to Recount Nearly a Fourth of Ballot Boxes
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Almost two weeks since Honduras' Nov. 26 presidential election, the result remains unknown, with allegations of electoral fraud sparking protests and a chorus of worldwide concern over events in the poor Central American nation. The tribunal declared Nasralla the leader in an announcement on the morning after the vote, with just more than half of the ballot boxes counted. Once results then started flowing again, Nasralla's lead quickly started narrowing.

People Dixons Carphone profits dive as it looks to
Author: 0 Dixons Carphone profits dive as it looks to "reposition"

For the six months to December, group profit before tax dropped to £61m, compared to £154m the same time past year, and sales fell 3 per cent to £4.6bn. Statutory pretax profit for the six months to October 28 fell to GBP42.0 million from GBP111.0 million, though this was partly due to a GBP58.0 million hit from a change in receivables valuations and insurance contract terms, as previously indicated by the company.

People Oscar Pistorius Injured in Prison Fight over Use of Public Telephone
Author: 0 Oscar Pistorius Injured in Prison Fight over Use of Public Telephone

He told French news agency AFP that an official investigation will be launched into the December 6 incident. Pistorius, who was a multi-time Paralympic champ before competing in the 2012 Olympics, is serving a thirteen-year sentence for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp .

People 'Son of Sam' Serial Killer Needs Heart Surgery
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Officials would not comment on why he was taken to the hospital though. David Berkowitz, the notorious "Son of Sam" serial killer, has been hospitalized at the Albany Medical Center Hospital, where he will undergo an emergency heart surgery, The Times Union noted .

People Netflix Twitter Shames Repeat Viewers of 'A Christmas Prince'
Author: 0 Netflix Twitter Shames Repeat Viewers of 'A Christmas Prince'

Except for the "watching us like big brother" part", one Twitter user wrote in reply. Last night, Netflix waded into the choppy waters of corporate brand tweeting, and in doing so, they accidentally reminded us all why we're kind of scared of corporations in 2017.