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Sri Lanka joins Commonwealth alliance to fight against plastic pollution Sri Lanka joins Commonwealth alliance to fight against plastic pollution
- April 17, 2018

She will urge dozens of leaders at this week's Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London to join a newly formed Commonwealth Clean Oceans Alliance. All the oceans over the world get dumped with plastic in amount as more as eight million tons every year, since the scientists are continuously struggling to find out the new ways to mount over the toxic legacy of such types of products derived from petroleum on the planet's environment as well as human health. (more...)
Man, 46, charged with robbing North Center store at gunpoint Man, 46, charged with robbing North Center store at gunpoint
- April 17, 2018

Reno Police arrested two suspects after they robbed a business at gunpoint. The clerk complied with Kershaw's demand. The suspect fled the bank with an unknown amount of money and a Global Positioning System tracking device. Carrillo said detectives are checking if the woman is behind other robberies. Ruth, of the 6300 block of South King Drive, was ordered held without bail Sunday during a bond hearing in the Leighton Criminal Court Building. (more...)
Domino's Starts Delivering Pizza To Florida Beaches Domino's Starts Delivering Pizza To Florida Beaches
- April 17, 2018

Domino's told Reuters that it has no immediate plans to hire additional drivers, and that about 60 percent of its orders are digital and Domino's delivers about 65 percent of overall orders. The stock of Domino's Pizza , Inc. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 3,286,400 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $620,998,000 after purchasing an additional 64,100 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
One dead in Medina County plane crash One dead in Medina County plane crash
- April 17, 2018

Orlando Moreno with Texas Department of Public Safety said that the fire that started from the crash didn't spread because it wasn't very windy Sunday morning. Investigators began looking for the aircraft when they discovered it didn't land in any nearby airports. Emergency crews recovered one body from the crash, and authorities do not believe anyone else had been on board the plane. (more...)
Tri-State flying expert sheds light on Allegiant Air report Tri-State flying expert sheds light on Allegiant Air report
- April 17, 2018

It could be different for Allegiant, however, because the focus now is on whether it's safe to fly on the airline. These issues include mid-air engine failures, aborted takeoffs, rapid descents and flight control malfunctions. Now, Allegiant says that pilot is pushing the story to CBS and paying one of the experts " 60 Minutes " interviewed. "Allegiant complies with all FAA requirements and participates in numerous voluntary safety programs to ensure we operate to the highest standards". (more...)
Hardee's, hot dogs and Hooters: The best Tax Day food freebies Hardee's, hot dogs and Hooters: The best Tax Day food freebies
- April 17, 2018

Here's what some restaurants and other retailers are offering on or around April 17th. ESOP says there are two groups of people - those who get their taxes done at the beginning of the season and those who wait until the last minute to file. (more...)
Purchases 1945 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc Purchases 1945 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc
- April 17, 2018

The Services stock (Amazon.com, Inc.) created a change of -1.27% from opening and finally closed its business at 1430.79 by making a change of -1.22% on 13-04-2018. Amazon.com had 283 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 11. (more...)
Facebook: If something is free, 'you' are the product Facebook: If something is free, 'you' are the product
- April 17, 2018

The chairperson of the Information Regulator of South Africa, Pansy Tlakula, said the organisation had written to Facebook demanding answers about how the breach might have occurred and what measures were put in place to prevent further compromise. (more...)
Shire offloads oncology business to French firm for 2.4 billion U.S. dollars Shire offloads oncology business to French firm for 2.4 billion U.S. dollars
- April 16, 2018

The stock increased 0.63% or $0.96 during the last trading session, reaching $153.15. About 5.59 million shares traded. A report in the Telegraph suggests that Takeda may struggle to raise the cash to acquire Shire - which could have a price tag as high as £35bn (around $50bn) - and is considering splitting up Shire and selling its neuroscience division to help finance the deal. (more...)
US Retail Sales Rose 0.6% in March US Retail Sales Rose 0.6% in March
- April 16, 2018

Excluding automobiles, gasoline, building materials and food services, retail sales rose 0.4 percent last month after being unchanged in February. Control-group sales rose at a 1 percent annualized rate over the last three months, compared with 7.6 percent in the three months through December. (more...)
Bank of America reports strong Q1 results on deposit and loan growth Bank of America reports strong Q1 results on deposit and loan growth
- April 16, 2018

Sold All: 2 Reduced: 3 Increased: 8 New Position: 6. The investment banking giants should see improved trading revenue, as JPMorgan and Citigroup reported surges in stock trading amid the recent spike in market volatility. 585 increased holdings while 162 funds bought holdings. Earnest Partners Ltd Liability Co reported 238,673 shares stake. The Connecticut-based Hartford Fincl Incorporated has invested 0.31% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). (more...)
Star Wars 'Crew' TV Spot Highlights The Han-Chewie Dynamic Star Wars 'Crew' TV Spot Highlights The Han-Chewie Dynamic
- April 16, 2018

We see a rocket being fired from a raised platform. We also see more interactions between Solo and Chewbacca including the first time when he finds out his friend's name. Such a cool moment to get to witness between the most iconic duo in Star Wars Universe. The first screening of " Han Solo ". The synopsis on Solo reads: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and unsafe criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and meets the ... (more...)
Woolworths hit with technical outage, checkouts unable to process sales Woolworths hit with technical outage, checkouts unable to process sales
- April 16, 2018

Registers shut down with stores unable to make sales shortly after 4pm, leaving consumers at Australia's largest supermarket chain with trolleys full of shopping - but no way to pay. Staff working at one of the affected stores, at Sydney's Town Hall, earlier confirmed the outage meant customers forced to leave without their purchases. (more...)
Bulgaria annual CPI records 2.2% inflation in March Bulgaria annual CPI records 2.2% inflation in March
- April 16, 2018

On April 12, the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed that lower food prices eased March retail inflation to 4.28 percent from 4.44 percent in February 2018. Germany's wholesale prices increased at a steady pace in March, Destatis reported Monday. The price of petroleum coke (11 per cent) and kerosene (2 per cent) moved up. (more...)
200-Million Egg Recall in 9 States Prompted by Salmonella Outbreak 200-Million Egg Recall in 9 States Prompted by Salmonella Outbreak
- April 16, 2018

The eggs reached consumers in Florida, New York, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia, Colorado, South Carolina, and West Virginia. The company is voluntarily recalling 206 million eggs "through an abundance of caution", the FDA release says. (more...)
Edge Wealth Management LLC Holds Stake in Shire Plc (SHPG)
- April 16, 2018

Legal And General Public Ltd Company holds 1.37% or 10.69M shares. Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk. (more...)
Peter Beattie apologises for Commonwealth Games closing ceremony 'stuff up' Peter Beattie apologises for Commonwealth Games closing ceremony 'stuff up'
- April 16, 2018

Australia won 80 Golds, 59 Silver and 59 Bronze medals. Indian boxing star Mary Kom opened up on the heartache she faced returning to competition after having children as she captured her first Commonwealth Games title yesterday at the age of 35. (more...)
Experts share last-minute tax filing tips Experts share last-minute tax filing tips
- April 16, 2018

Daney and Scales said ahead of the 2014 tax filing season they were directed to manipulate client information to maximize refunds. April 17th is the final day to file taxes unless you get an extension. If you're getting a refund, the IRS would like you to file on time. As of April 6, just more than 103 million had been filed. Tax experts say you should not avoid filing your taxes is because you don't have the money to pay. (more...)
Russian Federation condemns attack on Syria Russian Federation condemns attack on Syria
- April 16, 2018

But the vote at the end of an emergency meeting called by Russian Federation also demonstrated again the paralysis of the UN's most powerful body in dealing with Syria's seven-year conflict. Moscow on Saturday strongly criticized the joint the US, United Kingdom and France airstrikes targeting the Assad regime's alleged chemical weapons in Syria. (more...)
Brokerages Anticipate ICICI Bank (IBN) Will Announce Earnings of $0.08 Per Share Brokerages Anticipate ICICI Bank (IBN) Will Announce Earnings of $0.08 Per Share
- April 16, 2018

The stock of ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) earned "Hold" rating by Standpoint Research on Wednesday, August 26. IBN reached $8.755 on during the last trading session after $0.095 change.Currently ICICI Bank Limited is uptrending after 12.06% change in last April 13, 2017. (more...)