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Uber selects Expedia CEO to take over for Kalanick

Uber's CEO search just reached its destination. Immelt was reportedly a top candidate for the job. But if Uber wants to remain a disruptive force in the ...


Ulta Beauty shares dip after second-quarter results

The stock decreased 9.14% or $21.35 on August 25, reaching $212.36. Another trade for 11,519 shares valued at $3.26 million was sold by Settersten Scott M. JP M...


Chinese national arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation in connection to hacking charge

Michael Berg, Pingan's court-appointed attorney, said that his client was a teacher with no affiliation with the Chinese government and claimed he "has no inv...


Gas important to future of U.S. power grid - DOE study

The final study states that the decline of coal and nuclear power are a response to pressure on the market from "flat demand growth, federal and state policy ...


Trump Still Insists Mexico Will Pay For The Wall - Eventually

Due in large part to his own inexperience and ineptitude, Trump is seven months into his term without a single major legislative achievement. "With a Republic...


North Korea media grade South korea's Moon a 'fail'

A reduction in U.S. troops taking part in a joint exercise with South Korean forces this year simply reflects a need for fewer personnel and is not because of...


Cruise Ships Give Hurricane Harvey a Wide Berth

The ship will depart for Galveston tomorrow afternoon to be in position to debark guests when the port reopens. Galveston is a major cruise embarkation port, ...


BBCI: Janet Yellen defends United States regulations

Sal Guatieri, senior economist at BMO Capital Markets, said Yellen's speech "puts her at odds with Trump's deregulation mandate, which could weigh against her r...


Interocean Capital Has Lifted Wal (WMT) Position; Quanex (NX) Has 1.78 Sentiment

Stock of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The market capitalization of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.is at $243.59 Billion. The stock was sold at an average price of $76.65, for a...


Air NZ flight to Houston diverted after storm closes Houston airport

So far almost 400 flights have been preemptively grounded for Monday. Although Hurricane Harvey has been downgraded to a tropical storm, those hoping to tra...


How to watch the eclipse safely

Those in attendance were encouraged to eat the eclipse-related snacks while they listened to presenter Cecelia "Sis" Coenen, a retired science teacher and plane...


Traders dial back rate hike view on Yellen's silence on policy

Benchmark 10-year notes gained 5/32 in price to yield 2.176 percent, down from 2.194 percent on Thursday. Bond prices move inversely to yields. As the European ...


McDonald's changes chicken supply guidelines

Shares of McDonald's were down less than 1% Wednesday afternoon. Chicago - In response to the health risks posed by antibiotic-resistant bacteria, McDonald'...


Volkswagen engineer sentenced for emissions scandal

Prosecutors initially requested a 3-year prison sentence and a $20,000 penalty, but the judged upped the sentence and fine. "This crime is a very serious and ...


Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt says he won't run Uber

But Immelt, 61, pulled himself out of consideration yesterday in a Twitter post, following a similar tack to Whitman. The former GE chief tweeted Sunday (Aug....


Ulta Beauty, Inc. (ULTA) - KeyBanc Maintains Rating And Updates Price Target

Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Jefferies maintained it with "Buy" rating and $35000 target in Monday, August 14 report. $302.25's average target is 42.33% a...


Chinese National Arrested for Distributing Malware Used in OPM Hack

Email exchange translated from Chinese, that occurred on July 27, 2011, between goldsun84823714@gmail.com - an email account allegedly used by Yu - and an unnam...


US Energy Department to release electric grid study Wednesday night

Given that Rick Perry , the Secretary of Energy, stated that "certain policies" have allowed more favorable conditions for some energy sources at the expense o...


Carnival cruisers re-routed to New Orleans ahead of Hurricane Harvey

Royal Caribbean has diverted Liberty of the Seas to Miami, Florida after being unable to dock in Galveston, Texas due to Hurricane Harvey. As a result, th...


South Korea set for divisive military drills

North Korea's military warned the United States of "catastrophic consequences" Tuesday for going ahead with its joint military exercises with South Korea , P...


U.S. central bank chief rebukes Trump over plan to lift regulations

The Treasury secretary, Steve Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker, has said a sustainable growth rate above 3% a year can be achieved once banks are reliev...


Harvey alters airline schedules - check your flights

The city's only other airport, Hobby International, had earlier stopped all flights "due to standing water in runways". Originally scheduled to go to Houston ...


Dollar, equity markets up as focus turns to banker gathering

She said reforms put in place after the 2007 to 2009 crisis have strengthened the financial system without impeding economic growth, and any future changes shou...


Volkswagen engineer sentenced for U.S. emissions fraud

They had asked that Mr. Liang receive three years imprisonment and a $20,000 fine. The engineer responsible for designing the software that enabled Volks...


US Treasury Secretary Predicts Lawmakers Will Raise Debt Ceiling

The recent rise in October rates is "the culmination of the passage of time coupled with President Trump threatening a government shutdown to get his border wal...


Oil rises as dollar drops, US Gulf Coast braces for hurricane

About 25 percent of U.S. LONDON, Aug 25 ( Reuters ) - Oil prices rose on Friday as the us petroleum industry braced for Hurricane Harvey, which may become the...


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Trading Up - Insiders Are Selling

The shares price go up so far this year; showing a rise of 13.34% and dropped with negative flow of -1.71% during recent week. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company re...


Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) reported Beta of 0.59

Dennis K. Eck, Director sold $9,389,100 worth of shares at an average price of $312.97 on Monday the 5th. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of ULTA Sal...


United States arrests Chinese national for using malware linked to OPM hack

Office of Personnel Management. The hackers were not charged in the indictment . Mr Adam Meyers, vice-president of United States security firm CrowdStrike,...


Harvey Affecting Flights In And Out Of The Valley - 710am KURV

Both major airports in Houston have been closed amid severe flooding blamed on Tropical Storm Harvey . At William P. Hobby Airport, a hub for Southwest, so...


Tolls to be eliminated on Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges

That includes $12-million to wind down tolling operations for both bridges. Tolls were supposed to be removed by 2050, or after $3.3 billion was collected to ...


VW engineer Lang given 40 months, $200000 fine

Liang pleaded guilty past year to one count of conspiracy to defraud the government and agreed to cooperate with investigators. During the hearing, the Court...


Drilling Down Into Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 2.07 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company's last quarterly report...


Hong Kong Port Shuts For Typhoon Hato

The Hong Kong Observatory says that Tropical Storm Pakhar, which is now building up in the south of the Philippines, will begin intensifying gradually after c...


Judge orders Dreamhost to turn over inauguration protest website data

The presiding judge ordered the company to comply with the amended search request, but how the data handed over is searched will be carefully monitored by the c...