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TV host Jimmy Kimmel jokes about legal marijuana in Canada
- April 19, 2017

Bill Blair, a member of parliament and former Toronto police chief who has led the government's marijuana reform process, said that the government consulted extensively with officials in Colorado and Washington. In fact, the Department of Justice says that "more than half of all drug offences reported by police are for cannabis possession", and it had indicated that it was considering pardons for some of the people with cannabis offenses on their criminal records. (more...)
"Real" Brexit talks to start after June 8 election -Commission spokesman
- April 19, 2017

Had she not called an early election, she argued, the "crucial" Brexit negotiations would have occurred in the years before the scheduled 2020 election and potentially put Britain at a disadvantage with European Union negotiators - who have signaled that they are unwilling to offer Britain generous concessions on the break over issues including trade and immigration. (more...)
Alaska BP Well Spews Oil for 3 Days Before Blow-Out Contained
- April 19, 2017

Officials believe the spill was contained to a well pad and did not reach the nearby tundra. They claim that two leaks had sprung, one at the well's top and one at the well's bottom. and U.K submarines. Though no injuries or damage to wildlife had been reported, crews trying to secure the well had failed amid biting winds blowing up to 38 miles an hour. (more...)
Knight Transportation (KNX) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Vertical Group Knight Transportation (KNX) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Vertical Group
- April 19, 2017

LLC's holdings, making the stock its 20th largest position. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in SWFT. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 1st. The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. (more...)
Why Analysts Have Turned Positive on Alaska Air Group Why Analysts Have Turned Positive on Alaska Air Group
- April 19, 2017

Alaska Air Group, Inc.'s stock price now sits at $86.03. Stifel has upgraded the stock to a "buy" rating from a "hold" rating. Morgan Stanley reissued an "overweight" rating on shares of Alaska Air Group in a research note on Friday, December 16th. (more...)
Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) Reviewed By Analysts
- April 19, 2017

Investors Real Estate Trust has 52 week low of $5.60 and a 52 week high of $7.28 with a PE ratio of 63.68 and has a market capitalization of $0. Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, PEI has Beta of 1.33 while its industry and Sector's beta remains at 0.4 and 1.53 respectively. (more...)
Gold hits five-month high on rising geopolitical tensions Gold hits five-month high on rising geopolitical tensions
- April 19, 2017

The most active US gold futures for June delivery settled up 0.3 per cent at $US1,291.90. The United States, its allies and China are working together on a range of responses to North Korea's latest failed ballistic missile test, US President Donald Trump's national security adviser said yesterday, citing what he called an worldwide consensus to act. (more...)
American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
- April 19, 2017

Wells Fargo & Company raised shares of Enable Midstream Partners, from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was posted by Transcript Daily and is the sole property of of Transcript Daily. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark legislation. (more...)
US Republicans shaken by electoral setback in Georgia
- April 19, 2017

Actually, given the importance of momentum in politics, the reason voters in this safe Republican seat voted for a Democrat is less important than that they did. She said the fact that Ossoff doesn't live in the district "isn't good". In an interview with CNN this morning, he said he's temporarily living a mile and a half outside the district to help support his girlfriend while she attends medical school, but plans to move back. (more...)
Oil hits 5-week top on geopolitical tensions, strong demand Oil hits 5-week top on geopolitical tensions, strong demand
- April 19, 2017

But the sizable energy group retreated 0.8 per cent as oil prices eased off five-week highs. At 6pm BST, the Comex gold contract for June delivery was down 0.16% or $2.01 at $1,255.30 an ounce, while spot gold was down 0.09% or $1.15 at $1,253.38 an ounce. (more...)
Pence says trade with South Korea must change Pence says trade with South Korea must change
- April 19, 2017

Navy's SEAL Team 6, the unit that killed Osama bin Laden. As the brown bomber jacket-clad vice president was briefed near the military demarcation line, two North Korean soldiers watched from a short distance away, one taking multiple photographs of the American visitor. (more...)
North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US
- April 19, 2017

The United States will enhance its military presence in the Asia Pacific region amid growing threat emanating from North Korea, US Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday. There has been heated rhetoric from both sides in recent days. Kim called the news conference to "categorically reject" the U.S. decision to hold an open meeting of the Security Council on April 28 on North Korea's nuclear program which is scheduled to be chaired by U.S. (more...)
BP well in Alaska leaking gas after unknown incident
- April 19, 2017

Environmental Protection Agency, and the North Slope Borough. While it's not uncommon for natural gas to escape from North Slope wells, an emergency of Friday's magnitude is rare, said Lois Epstein, Arctic Program Director for The Wilderness Society, an environmental group in Anchorage. (more...)
2 men from Bountiful polygamist community set to begin trial in Cranbrook 2 men from Bountiful polygamist community set to begin trial in Cranbrook
- April 19, 2017

The former bishop of Bountiful, Winston Kaye Blackmore, refused to enter a plea on the opening day of his trial in B.C. Supreme Court. "He doesn't feel guilty". Justice Donegan said she had to balance society's interest in seeing justice done, while ensuring the accused have a right to a fair trial. Suffredine is neither arguing the validity of Canada's polygamy laws, nor his client's polygamist activities, but instead that Blackmore is entitled to an exemption from the law for religious ... (more...)
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Wedbush Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Wedbush
- April 19, 2017

The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . The stock was sold at an average price of $45.02, for a total value of $23,323,601.44. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Oracle Corporation (ORCL ) is 11.2 percent. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Macquarie Group Ltd. Buys 40,221 Shares of Oracle Co ". (more...)
USA strike in Syria was a warning for North Korea: Tillerson USA strike in Syria was a warning for North Korea: Tillerson
- April 19, 2017

China has always been fairly confident that the United States would not risk an attack on North Korea, a much more unsafe target than Syria because of its nuclear arsenal and its capacity to hit Japan and South Korea, two USA allies, Chinese analysts said. (more...)
United CEO felt 'shame' after seeing video of beaten passenger United CEO felt 'shame' after seeing video of beaten passenger
- April 19, 2017

Bridges, posted a video on Facebook. United isn't the only organization dealing with Sunday's incident. United frequent flyers won't easily give up their miles. Big mistake, say the crisis-management experts. No one volunteered. United made a decision to select people at random. On Tuesday, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar and a group of senators urged United Airlines to provide more information following the forcible removal of a ticketed passenger on Flight 3411 from Chicago, Illinois to ... (more...)
How major US stock market indexes fared on Monday
- April 19, 2017

European markets lasted traded on Thursday, and finished lower: London's FTSE was down 0.3%, Paris fell 0.6% and Frankfurt dropped 0.4%. Goldman's stock, a contributor to the Dow, was off about 3.7%, or $8.47, from its Monday close of $226.26, which would translate into a 58-point drop for the price-weighted blue-chip benchmark. (more...)
Switch sells 906000 units in March in the U
- April 19, 2017

It is now contingent on Nintendo to ensure they can maintain this kind of momentum going forward, preferably with good new game releases . Following those statements and data from other territories, IGN took a look at what the initial information about the Switch's launch success actually told us. (more...)
(MRO) Raised to Strong-Buy at Vetr Inc
- April 19, 2017

In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 1.50 while current ratio for time period was 1.60. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Howard Weil maintained Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) rating on Thursday, February 4. If you are reading this report on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S. (more...)