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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Shares Bought by Credit Agricole S A Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Shares Bought by Credit Agricole S A
- April 08, 2017

BKS Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Wal-Mart Stores during the third quarter valued at approximately $110,000. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Wal-Mart Stores Inc.is 115.64 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 119.78 Billion. (more...)
WrestleMania 33 cheat sheet - Goldberg vs. Brock Lesnar
- April 08, 2017

Jan's organs have saved four lives thus far which is a bountiful blessing for our family and I know that Jan would have been proud that she could help so many folks get a new lease on their lives. WrestleMania 33 will repeated on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 491) BUT NOT Sky Sports HD Box Office (channel 492) between 10am on Monday, April 3 and 8pm on Thursday, April 6 . (more...)
SpaceX makes history by launching and returning first reusable rocket
- April 08, 2017

It was the company's sixth successful landing on a seaborne platform. Up until then, rockets were only disposable, destroyed after the launch. Watch the full take off and landing below. Obviously, she said, that requires developing rockets that can launch a couple of times. "Falcon 9 first stage has landed on Of Course I Still Love You - world's first reflight of an orbital class rocket ", the company tweeted. (more...)
Congresswoman Maxine Waters: 'Bill O'Reilly Needs to Go to Jail'
- April 08, 2017

The commercial breaks running on "The O'Reilly Factor" have been filled by what is known in the TV industry as per inquiry ads. Carlson sued Fox News boss Roger Ailes for sexual harassment a year ago, ultimately forcing his ouster from the network. (more...)
Asia stocks slip early Thursday, investors on edge for Trump-Xi meeting
- April 08, 2017

The minutes also suggested that quantitative tightening would likely depend on the Fed funds target range or the level of an economic variable (possibly the PCE inflation rate or the unemployment rate , as it was the case with the Evans rule). (more...)
North Korea dominates Trump, Xi meet
- April 08, 2017

China has called for the resumption of diplomatic talks over the nuclear threat and has objected to the USA deployment of a missile-defence system in South Korea. The lack of a breakthrough from the talks won't be seen as a setback for Trump as the talks have been almost completely overshadowed by Thursday night's USA missile attack on Syria. (more...)
Fed likely to begin quantitative tightening by Q1 2018 says Danske Bank
- April 08, 2017

The rate increase the Fed announced last month was its second in three months. By that time, the central bank had snapped up securities to the tune of $US3.5 trillion as it pumped money into the financial system to ward off the extended fall out of the global financial crisis of 2008. (more...)
Pinellas County women push for equal wages
- April 08, 2017

Salesforce, the mega software giant, recently revealed that it gave $3 million to women employees after discovering some pay inequalities. Because women earn less, on average, than men , they must work longer for the same amount of pay . (more...)
Dog Attacks on letter carriers rise Dog Attacks on letter carriers rise
- April 08, 2017

Overall, an estimated 4.5-million Americans are bitten every year by dogs, and a majority of them are children. While Richmond has been recognized as a top city for travel and food, a less appealing ranking was revealed Friday: Last year, there were 20 dog attacks on mail carriers, making Richmond among the 40 most-dangerous cities for carriers. (more...)
Leaders scramble for votes on California gas tax
- April 08, 2017

Almost every good, middle class job in our state relies on a transportation system that gets people to work and delivers the products and services they produce. He lobbied unsuccessfully for a provision that would ban strikes by Bay Area Rapid Transit workers. The proposal aims to address a $59 billion backlog in deferred maintenance on state highways and $78 billion on local streets and roads. (more...)
United Airlines accused of 'sexualising young girls' in leggings row
- April 08, 2017

The girls put on dresses and took a later flight. Watts, who is the founder of Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America, updated her Twitter followers throughout the ordeal with a series of follow-up tweets . These details did not prevent a tsunami of mockery against United Airlines on social networks, many denouncing a sexist and intrusive interference. (more...)
Iranian President condemns US strike on Syrian airbase Iranian President condemns US strike on Syrian airbase
- April 08, 2017

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, head of parliamentary committee on national security and foreign policy, declared "Russia and Iran won't be quiet against such acts which violate interests of the region", according to the report. Iran said Friday that it "strongly condemns" a United States air strike on a Syrian government airbase in retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held town. (more...)
Three arrested over Russian metro bombing
- April 08, 2017

Petersburg metro. An officially sanctioned solidarity rally with Saint Petersburg and concert is set to be held Thursday evening by the Kremlin walls in Moscow . Wednesday's statement from the Investigative Committee gave few details, but said those arrested came from Central Asian countries that once were part of the Soviet Union. (more...)
First Solar wants out of 'yieldco' venture with SunPower First Solar wants out of 'yieldco' venture with SunPower
- April 08, 2017

The stock traded with the volume of 4.49 Million shares in the last trading session. Current year EPS projections for First Solar, Inc . Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 7,812 shares of the solar cell manufacturer's stock valued at $308,000 after buying an additional 41 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Deja vu: Spieth has quadruple-bogey at Masters Deja vu: Spieth has quadruple-bogey at Masters
- April 08, 2017

Fitzpatrick had to settle for joining compatriot Andy Sullivan, Kevin Chappell and Russell Henley on one under par, Henley having claimed the last place in the year's first major by winning the Shell Houston Open on Sunday. But it could have been even better for the 22-year-old three-time European Tour victor, from Hallamshire. who had been three under par before a wayward tee shot led to a double-bogey six on the 18th. (more...)
Spieth sticks a quad at Augusta, but his timing has improved Spieth sticks a quad at Augusta, but his timing has improved
- April 08, 2017

Spieth split the Front 9 with two bogeys and two birdies. "I feel like I need to snag something tomorrow", he said. That put him at 4 over with three holes to play. Mickelson made five birdies in his first 15 holes, but encountered bogeys at Nos. "Bad swings happen and you practice for the bad swings not to happen, but the club choices, it's definitely very hard out here all the time, let alone when it's windy, but that's definitely tougher to get over, because I put a good swing on it and I ... (more...)
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Meeting With China's Xi Jinping Raises Ethics Concerns Trump's Mar-a-Lago Meeting With China's Xi Jinping Raises Ethics Concerns
- April 08, 2017

Mr Xi had arrived to the meeting with a gift basket of "tweetable deliverables", sources say, peace offerings on Mr Trump's signature issues - trade and jobs - that he hopes will smooth over a relationship that began on shaky ground following disagreements over Taiwan. (more...)
Trump reportedly looking to oust Bannon and Priebus amid feud with Kushner Trump reportedly looking to oust Bannon and Priebus amid feud with Kushner
- April 08, 2017

Although one associate of Bannon told New York Magazine that Bannon and Kushner used to have "an nearly uncle-nephew thing going", that has changed as Kushner has increasingly seen fit to challenge Bannon's populist ideology. Indeed, Kushner's lawyer, Jamie Gorelick, said