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Author: 0 Warriors take 3-0 series lead over Blazers with 119-113 win

Blazers Lineups: PG Damian Lillard , SG C.J. McCollum, SF Evan Turner, PF Maurice Harkless, C Noah Vonleh . Golden State Warriors forward David West , right, shoots over Portland Trail Blazers forward Maurice Harkless during the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Portland, Ore .

Business Delta Airline to pay passengers $10,000
Author: 0 Delta Airline to pay passengers $10,000

The passenger, David Dao, suffered a concussion and lost two teeth, according to his lawyer. There was "never consideration" of firing an employee over the incident, he said. Shares of United Continental Holdings Inc ( UAL .N) were down 4.12 percent in afternoon trading, despite earnings that outperformed analyst expectations on several key metrics.

Author: 0 Australia to add 'values' test to citizenship exam

The Government, he said, wanted applicants to view citizenship as a "big prize". "I mean, does anybody doubt that if you want to succeed, if you want to even have a chance of succeeding in Australia, you need to be able to speak English", he said.

Business Federal EPA Administrator Visits Lead-Contaminated East Chicago
Author: 0 Federal EPA Administrator Visits Lead-Contaminated East Chicago

Residents of East Chicago, Indiana and their supporters rally near a public-housing complex on April 19, 2017, ahead of a visit by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt . "Employees want to hear from the administration to dispel it or confirm it, rather than be on pins and needles wondering if they're going to lose their job", Mikulka said.

Author: 0 Oil falls to two-week low as gasoline supply rises, dollar gains

Meanwhile, on NYMEX ( New York Mercantile Exchange) cost of the USA light crude oil decreased $0.11 to stand at $52.30. Gasoline stockpiles climbed 1.54 million bbl last week, surprising analysts surveyed by Bloomberg who projected the Energy Information Administration data would show a 2-million-bbl decrease.

Author: 0 Trump weighs in on French election with comments on Paris attack

In an interview with The Associated Press, Trump said he thought the attack would "probably help" Le Pen. Thursday's shooting was not the first terrorism-related incident to cast a shadow over the French election campaign. "I'm not going to let myself be influenced by people who are trying to frighten us", Paris resident Anne-Marie Redouin said near the heavily-guarded Eiffel Tower.

Business Huntington Bancshares first-quarter profit rises 21.47 percent on a YOY basis
Author: 0 Huntington Bancshares first-quarter profit rises 21.47 percent on a YOY basis

Stephen S. Steinour as Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Chairman of the Huntington National Bank, Chief Exec. Officer of the Huntington National Bank and Pres of the Huntington National Bank. It has been assigned a low target price of $15 and a high target price of $24. The stock has a market capitalization of $13.67 billion, a PE ratio of 17.99 and a beta of 1.24.

Business North Korea says don't mess with us as US plans next move
Author: 0 North Korea says don't mess with us as US plans next move

Beijing admitted that sometimes Pyongyang officials listen to them, and sometimes they do not. "We're building our military rapidly", said Trump. Uncertainties also reside in South Korea's election next month to replace disgraced former President Park Geun-hye; her successor is likely to be more conciliatory toward the North.

Business Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool Toronto housing market
Author: 0 Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool Toronto housing market

The foreign-buyer tax would be effective in all markets within Greater Golden Horseshoe, which is bounded by Peterborough to the east, the Niagara region to the south, Waterloo to the west and Orillia to the north. A move to expand rent control to all private rental units in Ontario, including those built after 1991, which are now excluded. These new measures include developing a standard lease and tightening regulations around landlords evicting tenants for their own use.

Author: 0 Augmented reality among new features planned for Facebook

Zuckerberg calls these applications primitive at the moment, but he's betting they'll take off by inviting developers to create apps for Facebook's in-app camera-rather than headsets or spectacles. The Facebook Spaces experience is now available to anyone in possession of Oculus Rift VR goggles and its Touch controllers. Technology gurus hold many different opinions about the true potentials of virtual/augmented reality (VR/AR).

Business More than 100 men arrested in Canada child sex case
Author: 0 More than 100 men arrested in Canada child sex case

The investigation team in just three days of the investigation in 2017 nabbed 19 men, who believed that they were purchasing sex from either a 13-year-old or a 14-year-old child. When potential clients were told the "girls" were aged 13 to 16, most men dropped the matter, but 104 attempted to arrange meetings and were subsequently arrested.

Author: 0 US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent'

Pence on Monday had traveled to the tense zone dividing the two Koreas, where he warned North Korea's leaders that after years of testing the USA and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over". NAVAL AIR FACILITY ATSUGI, Japan (April 19,2017) - Vice President Mike Pence and his family wave as they depart Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan via Air Force Two April 19, bringing to a close the Vice President's first official visit to Japan since taking office.

Business Harley-Davidson keeps 2017 forecast unchanged, shares fall
Author: 0 Harley-Davidson keeps 2017 forecast unchanged, shares fall

Harley-Davidson outperformed the Zacks categorized Automotive-Domestic industry over the last three months owing to its improving financial position as well as geographic and product expansion. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 15.7% compared to the same quarter previous year. Harley-Davidson spent $70.9 million to repurchase 1.2 million shares in first-quarter 2017.

Business IMD forecasts normal rainfall in 2017 monsoon
Author: 0 IMD forecasts normal rainfall in 2017 monsoon

For the second year in a row, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the monsoon is likely to be just normal at 96 per cent of the Long Period Average (LPA) this year. A US government weather forecaster earlier this month said La Nina conditions had disappeared and projected the possibility of El Niño developing later this year.

Business Verizon Loses Subscribers in Q1 Despite Return of Unlimited Data Plans
Author: 0 Verizon Loses Subscribers in Q1 Despite Return of Unlimited Data Plans

Therefore 29% are positive. It has ranged in price between $48.54-$49.49 after having started the session at $48.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $48.81. Moreover, Hills Commercial Bank & has 0.26% invested in Verizon Communications Inc . Verizon Communications Inc .is having to slash prices and offer more data to stem an unprecedented wave of customer losses, a maneuver that benefits consumers but hurts its bottom line.

Business Latest Price movements of Stock: Citizens Financial Group, Inc.'s (CFG)
Author: 0 Latest Price movements of Stock: Citizens Financial Group, Inc.'s (CFG)

Barclays PLC lifted their target price on shares of Citizens Financial Group from $27.00 to $39.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 3rd. Analysts gives Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG) a mean recommendation of 2.30. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 17th.

Business Oil prices remain level on OPEC's assurance to rebalance crude market
Author: 0 Oil prices remain level on OPEC's assurance to rebalance crude market

The increasing production in the United States is one of the biggest threats to the recovery in oil price as well as to the ability of the OPEC deal to curb supplies in the market. Price of the Brent crude oil at the London ICE (Intercontinental Exchange Futures) fell $0.16 to trade at $54.73. Opec's compliance with the cuts improved to 104 per cent in March from 90 per cent in February, while the rate for non-Opec producers in the deal increased to 64 per cent from 38 per cent over the ...

Business Notable Price Swings: Antero Resources Corporation's (AR)
Author: 0 Notable Price Swings: Antero Resources Corporation's (AR)

Cwm LLC's holdings in Range Resources Corp. were worth $1,235,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It also reduced Spdr Gold Tr Spdr (Gld) (GLD) stake by 17,966 shares and now owns 51,083 shares. Baird. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.29%. Price to Sale ratio of CF stands at 1.68 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.85.

Business IMF members delete anti-protectionism pledge, keep currency commitments
Author: 0 IMF members delete anti-protectionism pledge, keep currency commitments

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said that if more was not done to deal with growing income inequality "we will see more protectionism and countries retreating from globalization". But it warned rising barriers to trade would hurt those it is supposed to help by curbing growth and raising prices. "There was a clear recognition in the room that we have probably moved from high financial and economic risks to more geopolitical risks", IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde told a ...

Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

The company was maintained on Tuesday, December 1 by Barclays Capital. On Thursday, Shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) gained 0.89% to $43.98. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Business Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana by July 2018
Author: 0 Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana by July 2018

It would create three new offenses and allow police to require saliva tests for drivers whom they suspect of being high, reported the CBC. If the Cannabis Act passes Parliament, Canada would become the second nation in the world, after Uruguay , to regulate a legal marijuana market.

Author: 0 Support For Marijuana Legalization Grows

Sales of legal pot grew to $6.6 billion in 2016, according to New Frontier , a research company that analyzes the marijuana industry . Alex Newcombe, a 31-year-old who says he uses marijuana to help his anxiety, said he is disappointed by the Liberal legislation introduced last week.

Author: 0 Analyst Research Roundup: Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ), Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE)

Umpqua Holdings Corp's dividend payout ratio is 60.38%. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.02. The firm owned 2,435,642 shares of the company's stock after selling 619,675 shares during the period. The P/E ratio was recorded at 16.69.The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 2.38% and observed of 2.54% in the previous month.94.00% ownership is held by institutional investors while insiders hold ownership of 0.80%.

Business Trump adviser Carter Page's visit to Moscow got the FBI's attention
Author: 0 Trump adviser Carter Page's visit to Moscow got the FBI's attention

So clearly Page doesn't like that he keeps getting outed in these reports as having had contact with Russian intelligence officials. Mr. Page had been the target four years earlier of a sad little recruitment effort by Russian spies in NY, who eventually were prosecuted and whose monitored communications referred to Mr.