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Clinton to resume campaigning on Thursday, 'details to come'
- September 15, 2016

To admit she had pneumonia would be to admit weakness in front of the American people. "Her staff thought she had pulled a muscle exercising". Meyers also said that due to double standards, the rules are different for Clinton and Donald Trump. (more...)
Clinton cancels California trip after health scare: campaign Clinton cancels California trip after health scare: campaign
- September 15, 2016

Campaign sources yesterday anonymously briefed major media outlets that it had been Ms Clinton's personal decision and wish to keep her diagnosis private from the public and to "press on" with campaigning. Behind curtain #2 we have Clinton and her campaign's deceptive and cagey conduct during and after Clinton's medical episode on Sunday afternoon. Bill Clinton told PBS's Charlie Rose on Monday that "on more than one occasion" over the years "the same sort of thing's happened" to ... (more...)
Hillary attorneys ask for mistrial after witness account emerges Hillary attorneys ask for mistrial after witness account emerges
- September 15, 2016

Garrett's neighbor, Marissa Hall, testified that she heard a big crash the day Garrett died. The defense renewed its request for a mistrial, saying if they had the chance to interview Brown when police spoke with him, Brown might have remembered more details. (more...)
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf says he will not resign Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf says he will not resign
- September 15, 2016

Chief executive officer John Stumpf has been asked to testify in Washington about the alleged misconduct, while the San Francisco-based bank agreed to eliminate sales goals for retail bankers, effective January 1. As for whether or not Buffett will pull out of Wells Fargo , a company he ardently supported over the years, Schiffer thinks the wealthy venture capitalist is in it for the long haul. (more...)
Pep Guardiola pleads with Manchester City fans after Borussia Monchengladbach win Pep Guardiola pleads with Manchester City fans after Borussia Monchengladbach win
- September 15, 2016

City have now won seven in succession since Guardiola took charge in the summer while Aguero - who will miss the next two matches as he completes a domestic suspension - has scored nine in just five appearances. "They must forget it", he told a post-match news conference. "Only what we can do is play every time better than before so people say, "wow, I spent 90 minutes there and I had fun". (more...)
Wal-Mart Follows Target, Ends Welspun Business; Stock Down Wal-Mart Follows Target, Ends Welspun Business; Stock Down
- September 15, 2016

In other transaction, WALTON JIM C (10% Owner) sold 797834 shares on 01 Sep 2009 worth of $56304235. Wal-Mart Stores Inc.is engaged in the operation of retail wholesale and other units in various formats around the world. The note also mentioned the Jet.com acquisition and Wal-Mart's integration of physical and digital traffic channels as examples of Wal-Mart's future potential for growth. (more...)
John Lewis says Brexit not to blame for 14.7% drop in profits John Lewis says Brexit not to blame for 14.7% drop in profits
- September 15, 2016

It compares to a period a year ago when the Partnership made a one-off gain of £128m from a profit sale. The step weighed on its first-half pretax profit, which fell 74.6 percent to 56.9 million pounds. Waitrose's premium offering has helped it gain market share as other British supermarkets have lost out to the rise of discounters Aldi and Lidl, which has pushed prices down across the sector. (more...)
Virginia Says 90% of PWCS Schools Fully Accredited Vs. 81% Statewide Virginia Says 90% of PWCS Schools Fully Accredited Vs. 81% Statewide
- September 15, 2016

Vaughan Elementary's climb to fully accredited status was powered in part by a one year jump of 31 percentage points in science. Only one of Loudoun County Public School's 84 eligible schools did not receive full accreditation from the Virginia Board of Education for the 2016-2017 school year. (more...)
Brazil's Cunha tossed out of Congress Lower House
- September 15, 2016

Rousseff, who has been replaced by her vice president, Michel Temer . The government did not officially explain the reasons for Medina Osorio's departure, although he gave his version in interviews with several local media outlets, telling them he was sacked because he "upset" several ministers from Temer's inner circle who were trying to "hinder" the corruption investigation involving state oil company Petrobras. (more...)
Bayer buys Monsanto for 59 billion euros
- September 15, 2016

As part of drugmaker Pfizer's deal to buy Pharmacia, Monsanto was spun off as a stand-alone agricultural chemical and biotech company, leaving its 100-year history in chemicals and drugs behind to focus exclusively on the genetically-engineered seeds that transformed agriculture. (more...)
SCTY) Is $305 Million Richer — SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ
- September 15, 2016

Whereas a vision system really needs to know what that thing is." According to Musk , the new Autopilot function "should nearly always" avoid a collision in any situation, detecting objects as far as two cars ahead". Pacific Time - was one positive note after Musk said he and his companies suffered "one of the worst weeks ever". Musk also is chief executive of rocket maker SpaceX and of solar-power provider SolarCity Corp. (more...)
Scientists Fear Active Volcano Near Nuclear Plant Could See Major Eruption Soon
- September 15, 2016

The historically-violent volcano on the southernmost island of Japan is accumulating magma - and preparing for an eventual eruption of great magnitude, according to a new study. The team used GPS measurements, geophysical data and advanced computer 3D models to reconstruct the "plumbing system" of the volcano. "The 1914 eruption measured about 1.5 kilometers cubed in volume - a massive event", Hickey explained. (more...)
Freeport to Sell its Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Properties Freeport to Sell its Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Properties
- September 15, 2016

And roundups of analyst notes show that 2 are rating the stock a buy while 1 rate FCX a strong buy. According to a research note published on April 19, 2016, analysts at Credit Agricole have lowered their rating on the company stock from Underperform to Sell. (more...)
Household Incomes Rose Sharply in U.S. in 2015
- September 15, 2016

According to Commerce Department data released on Tuesday, real United States median household income rose 5.2 per cent between 2014 and 2015 to US$56,516 (S$77,250). There were 43.1 million people in poverty past year , 3.5 million fewer than in 2014. There were 43.1 million people in poverty past year, 3.5 million fewer than in 2014. (more...)
France told £18bn Hinkley deal can go ahead France told £18bn Hinkley deal can go ahead
- September 15, 2016

Speculation is mounting that the Government is set to give the go ahead for the first new nuclear power station to be built in the United Kingdom for a generation, creating thousands of jobs. The shadow business, energy and industrial strategy secretary, Barry Gardiner, said he would welcome a decision to give Hinkley the go-ahead: "If the secretary of state has now managed to reduce the cost to British billpayers, in line with my suggestions, I promise not to gloat". (more...)
Moscovici: Apple Ruling Fair, Not 'Anti Moscovici: Apple Ruling Fair, Not 'Anti
- September 15, 2016

While Ireland may not want the €13B ($15B) the EU says Apple owes in underpaid tax, it seems other European countries do. Ikea representatives didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. Ms Vestager has been criticised for targeting American technology companies in a rash of tax probes. The ruling by the Brussels competition watchdog - described by Finance Minister Michael Noonan as freaky and outrageous - found that Ireland gave Apple a sweetheart deal which ultimately allowed ... (more...)
Feds reportedly investigating Wells Fargo's sales practices Feds reportedly investigating Wells Fargo's sales practices
- September 15, 2016

The FBI and federal prosecutors in NY and California have opened an investigation intoWells Fargo days after the bank was fined $185 million dollars for alleged misconduct, according to an official briefed on the investigation. On Tuesday, Chief Executive John Stumpf apologized and said the management takes responsibility for the problems identified in the settlement. The stock has slumped 6.5 per cent since the settlement was announced, the worst performance in the 24-company KBW Bank Index. (more...)
Stocks, bonds pummeled as crude oil slides
- September 15, 2016

EDT (1554 GMT). US crude for October delivery fell $1.39, or 3%, to $44.90 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Crude oil prices rebounded in Asia and the US on Wednesday after a report from a USA industry group showed a smaller-than-expected build in US crude stocks. (more...)
Reliance Infra's Q1 net profit up 7% Reliance Infra's Q1 net profit up 7%
- September 15, 2016

MMTC's net income from operations stood at Rs 2,782.18 crore during the April-June quarter, against Rs 2,035.56 crore in the year-ago period. Neyveli Lignite Corporation is engaged in the business of lignite mining and power generation. According to RInfra, discussions are in advanced stage to monetise the entire road portfolio. The firm's total expenses for Q1 rose by 35.08 per cent to Rs 2,810.32 crore from Rs 2,080.42 crore in the corresponding quarter of last fiscal. (more...)
North Korea rips US bomber flyover as bluff North Korea rips US bomber flyover as bluff
- September 15, 2016

The United States is a troublemaker and has no right to lecture China about taking responsibility for reining in North Korea as tensions on the peninsula are a direct result of U.S. That quantity is enough for roughly six nuclear bombs , Hecker, who toured the North's main Yongbyon nuclear facility in 2010, wrote in a report on the 38 North website , of Johns Hopkins University in Washington DC, published on Monday. (more...)

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