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Trump Says Apple Promised to Build 3 Plants in the US

Apple has long had to contend with criticisms about its manufacturing practices by having their products made in China and selling them by the billions in the U...


Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap

UBS maintained the shares of STAN in report on Wednesday, November 4 with "Neutral" rating. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100)...


AMD is slipping ahead of earnings (AMD)

Its shares have trimmed -54.99% since hitting a peak level of $44.68 on Jul. 26, 2016. It has underperformed by 0.08% the S&P500. Wright Investors Service Inc. ...


McDonald's Initiatives in US Help Global Sales Top Expectations

The global and domestic same-store sales results were the best in five years at the company. "The U.S. continues to build momentum as it executes strategies t...


Lyft Is Testing 'Taco Mode' Button to Request a Taco Bell Stop

The companies expect to expand the service into other markets later this year and roll it out nationwide in 2018. Why test in the later evening? Brands, Inc. ...


Barnes & Noble Shares Rocket 14% Premarket After Activist Shareholder Urges Sale

Barnes & Noble's long stint as publicly traded company is due for its final chapter. New York State Teachers Retirement System's holdings in Barnes & Noble Educ...


Australia's c.bank chief 'very comfortable' with low policy rates

The RBA has now been sidelined when it comes to moving the interest rate. 'Capitalism is thoroughly discredited at the moment because it's produced rampant ...


Facebook Buys Source3 To Deal With Pirated Videos

Source3 is being fully integrated as a Facebook company and will cease to exist as a standalone start-up. Facebook is encouraging content creators to shar...


Snopes Starts GoFundMe to Fight Media Company 'Holding the Site Hostage'

Snopes' parent company, Bardav Inc., is in a protracted legal battle with Proper Media revolving around the site's management and the rightful allocation o...


Trump Wants to Arm Ukraine Against Russia, Says New US Special Envoy

The US may consider sending arms to support Ukrainian soldiers in their fight against Russian-backed rebels, according to Kurt Volker, who was appointed to th...


Yes, you can buy happiness - if you spend money to save time

They found those who spent money hiring others to do things like housekeeping or grocery shopping were happier and more satisfied with their lives. This, they...


Existing-Home Sales Backtrack in June

The median price for all types of existing homes in June was $263,000, up 6 percent from a year earlier. The outcome is twofold: first, since cash is king, bu...


It found more than 2500 products shrunk without getting any cheaper

However, the impact on Britain's official inflation measures was only noticeable for sugar, jams, syrups, chocolate and confectionary, contributing 1.22 per cen...


Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnap oil survey team in north-east Nigeria

Around 26 million people in the Lake Chad region have been affected by Boko Haram violence and more than 2.6 million displaced, according to the UN. A departm...


Grab raises $2 billion from SoftBank and Didi Chuxing

This is the largest single financing in the history of Southeast Asia . Among U.S. -based companies, Uber and Lyft have maintained modest overseas presence...


Coca-Cola lifts full year guidance after second quarter earnings beat market forecasts

Citizens & Northern Corp now owns 30,824 shares of the company's stock worth $1,278,000 after buying an additional 1,134 shares during the period. Finally, Amer...


United Kingdom in 'notable slowdown' with 0.3% growth in second quarter

Earlier this week, the downgraded its United Kingdom outlook for 2017 citing weaker-than-expected activity in the first quarter. The retail trade, as well as ...


New thrill ride coming to Universal Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter

I was first in line to Harry Potter world when it first opened in 2011, and while it was exhilarating to experience Butterbeer and a life-size replica of the ...


Spending on time-saving services makes us happier

However, when the team asked a different group of 98 adults on how they are likely to spend $40, a mere 2 percent cited buying themselves more time. The next ...


Daimler board to discuss alleged German auto cartel

The company said in a statement: "The BMW Group categorically rejects accusations Euro 6 diesel vehicles sold by the company do not provide adequate exhaust g...


Caterpillar boosts outlook, sending shares higher

Therefore 38% are positive. Caterpillar Inc . ( NYSE: CAT ) led the Dow 30 higher after the mining equipment maker posted stellar second-quarter results . T...


Tight supply hit existing home sales in June

That was 0.7% above the year-ago rate, but 1.8% lower than in May and marked the second-lowest monthly tally of 2017. Lawrence Yun , NAR Chief Economist, sa...


Microsoft is entering the war over AI chips

The AI coprocessor will run on the HoloLens battery. Microsoft has revealed that the second generation of its HoloLens "mixed reality" headset will ...


International Monetary Fund raises growth forecasts for euro area

The fund also added that global growth will be aided by growths in the U.S. and the United Kingdom, who are projected to grow at 2.1 per cent and 1.5 per cent r...


Jennifer Lopez shares birthday snaps

Jennifer wore a see-through black mini-dress featuring a bird design, with a daring cut-out section across her abs. Since the former MLB baseball star turn...


Blue Apron Surges 9% as 7 Underwriters Start at Buy

Oppenheimer analyst Jason Helfstein offered a similar view, setting an "outperform" rating with an $11 target. Goldman's analysts Heath Terry said: " Blue A...


MTA Unveils $836 Million Subway Plan

The agency has a short-term plan to fix the ailing system and improve service for commuters, who Lhota says are "at the heart of our strategy". "I will do every...


Seven Killed as Boko Haram Terrorists attack Maiduguri

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it had foiled eight suicide bomb attacks in Maiduguri in the past two weeks. A girl walks through makeshift sheds at an inte...


Nigerian state governors to visit ailing president Buhari in London

Buhari's spokesman, Femi Adeshine echoed this position. Buhari also spent seven weeks in London earlier this year and said he'd never been so sick. The visi...


AT&T shares up nearly 3 percent after earnings beat

Digging more into AT&T's (NYSE:T) operational results ( slides here ), the company's 178,000 branded phone net additions were powered by 267,000 prepaid adds. S...


BMW to Build All-Electric Mini in 2019

BMW on Tuesday said it had chosen its plant in Oxford, England as the location to produce an electric Mini from 2019, confirming an earlier Reuters report. Germ...


Pacific Northwest LNG Cancels Proposed Project on Lelu Island

Environmentalist opposed the project citing its impact on a lovely and sensitive area off of Canada's west coast. The consortium has spent billions on natural...


'Bhoomi': Sunny Leone to be a part of Sanjay Dutt's comeback movie

Sunny Leone is all set to have a special dance number in the movie which will be choreographed by none other than Ganesh Acharya. Sanjay Dutt is most versati...


Domino's Pizza Group PLC. (DOM) Downgraded by Berenberg Bank to "Hold"

The stock increased 0.74% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $13.63. Domino's Pizza, Inc . ( DPZ ) shares are up 2.75% for the week and that h...


Tech giants ditch Qualcomm, side with Apple

Intel is one of those companies that is part of a lobbying group that represents those companies, and have since recently come forward with a statement of the...