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Shareholders Approve Tesla Motors, Inc. Acquisition of SolarCity
- November 25, 2016

However, Musk says that Tesla's solar roof tiles weigh roughly one-fifth as much as traditional materials, meaning that shipping costs will be dramatically lower. Tesla announced in June it had reached a deal to buy SolarCity for $2.6 billion, pending shareholder approval. SolarCity will be hosting its shareholder meeting to discuss the merger in Foster City, California, two hours before Tesla's meeting. (more...)
Zika birth defect may only become clear months after birth
- November 25, 2016

The CDC also updated its travel guidance for the Miami area, urging continued caution. "This represents an escalation into a major activity within World Health Organization", he said at a press conference in Geneva. By framing Zika as a longer program of work, Salama said, "we are sending the message that Zika is here to stay and WHO's response is here to stay in a very robust manner". (more...)
Lufthansa pilots extend strike to Friday, grounding short-haul flights
- November 25, 2016

Lufthansa and its pilots have had a long-running dispute over pay, saidReuters. Lufthansa's pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) continued its strike action against the airline for a second day November 23. The walkout has already grounded 1,800 flights at one of Europe's largest airlines, affecting more than 215,000 passengers. Lufthansa says it regrets the inconvenience caused by the VC strike and will try to minimise the impact on its passengers. (more...)
EPA chief: Progress under Obama won't be undone by Trump EPA chief: Progress under Obama won't be undone by Trump
- November 25, 2016

McCarthy also reaffirmed EPA's role in tackling pollution issues in disadvantaged communities. OH also is one of 24 states involved in a pending lawsuit against President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan, which requires states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly one-third in the next 15 years. (more...)
Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS
- November 25, 2016

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,402 shares of the company's stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 625 shares during the period. VEEV's value Change from Open was at 4.42% with a Gap of 6.67%. According to a research note disclosed on Mar 04, 2015, analysts at Deutsche Bank have lowered their rating on these shares from Buy to Hold. (more...)
Trump Appears to Back Away from Some Campaign Promises Trump Appears to Back Away from Some Campaign Promises
- November 25, 2016

World climate officials meeting at the recent COP 22 talks in Morocco said that local efforts to curb emissions would play a bigger role if the federal government pulls out of the global accord. "Unfortunately. I'd live about 20 years longer if I didn't". ".trump.expectations.pdf">according to a new CNN/ORC poll. "There is something. It depends on how much ". (more...)
Body found in search for missing man after Storm Angus Body found in search for missing man after Storm Angus
- November 25, 2016

Met Office severe warnings were lifted early today and forecasters said the weather is expected to be mostly dry tomorrow as Storm Angus drifted off into the North Sea. Conditions are expected to improve during Wednesday, bringing clearer skies but colder nights and frost. Firefighers rescued two couples from two ground-floor houses in Stalybridge on Monday. (more...)
Pipeline protester seriously injured; conflicting accounts
- November 25, 2016

An official says North Dakota likely will have to borrow more money to police protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline now that the costs have exceeded the $10 million in emergency spending authorized by the state. One protester, 21-year-old Sophia Wilansky , was severly injured and might lose her arm. The Obama administration this month said it had followed proper procedure when it approved the Lake Oahe easement for the pipeline, but that it wouldn't issue it until officials ... (more...)
Trump Settles Massive Trump University Case for a Whopping $25 Million Trump Settles Massive Trump University Case for a Whopping $25 Million
- November 25, 2016

In 2013, Schneiderman filed a $40 million class-action suit against the school and in 2014 Trump was found legally culpable for failing acquire the requisite licenses necessary for operation. "This would have gone on for a long, long time and would have been a very significant distraction", said Daniel Petrocelli, the lead attorney who represented Trump in the case. (more...)
Trump business ties that pose conflicts Trump business ties that pose conflicts
- November 25, 2016

During his presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly said he would withdraw from the Paris climate accord. "For Trump, bragging is like breathing: continuous, spontaneous". FBI Director James Comey has declared on two occasions there is no evidence warranting charges against Clinton. Discretion to investigate belongs exclusively to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department to which it reports . (more...)
Russian Federation may revise its plans for increase of oil yields in 2017
- November 25, 2016

Russian Federation is reportedly still unsure of how to freeze oil production as there has been no agreement among leading producers such as Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia on output curbs, Reuters reports citing unnamed industry analysts. "But I do so knowing that in the $150 billion that we manage, that risk is acceptable", Pouyanne said, in a speech about energy and geopolitics. Russia's position "has remained unchanged and consistent", Novak said Thursday. (more...)
Oil companies shoulder pain of downturn with lower output
- November 25, 2016

Earlier on Thursday Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the freeze of oil production for Russia is equivalent to a reduction of production by 200-300,000 barrels per day, as it deprives companies' ability to increase production in accordance with their 2017 plans. (more...)
Average True Range of Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) stands at0.13
- November 25, 2016

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) topped its 52-week high price of $5.85 on Mar 7, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $3.1 on Nov 4, 2016. Transocean Ltd. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. (more...)
U.S. to quit TPP trade deal on first day in office
- November 25, 2016

In a short video on YouTube, he said that he would immediately "issue a notification of intent to withdraw from the TPP - a potential disaster for our country". World leaders have had varying reactions to Trump's comments, with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe saying during a visit to Buenos Aires that US abandonment of the deal would render it "meaningless". (more...)
More Americans to travel for Thanksgiving this year More Americans to travel for Thanksgiving this year
- November 25, 2016

Bradford area motorists are paying an average of $2.253 a gallon for unleaded, self-serve gasoline this week, according to the American Automobile Association Fuel Gauge Report. The agency says the roads will be the most crowded they've been since 2007. That busts the myth that the day before Thanksgiving is the busiest air travel day of the year. (more...)
Airline seeks court order to end cargo pilot strike
- November 25, 2016

ABX Group is responsible for maintaining 35 flights a day for Amazon and 45 flights a day for DHL World Express. Because pilots won't cross picket lines, planes cannot leave the Amazon hub in Wilmington, Ohio, (southeast of Dayton, ) or the DHL hub in Cincinnati, according to the Wall Street Journal. (more...)
DJIA Today: Futures Rise as Dow Jones Breaks Above 19000 DJIA Today: Futures Rise as Dow Jones Breaks Above 19000
- November 25, 2016

NEW YORK , Nov 23 The Dow Jones industrial average hit a record high for a third straight day on Wednesday, while USA two-year Treasury yields and the dollar hit multi-year peaks after upbeat us economic data reinforced expectations of interest rate increases. (more...)
Seattle Jewish group joins national criticism of Trump adviser Stephen Bannon Seattle Jewish group joins national criticism of Trump adviser Stephen Bannon
- November 25, 2016

Trump counseled anxious Americans during an interview with "60 Minutes" on Sunday, and told them not to be afraid. "President-elect Trump told us he wants to be a President for " all Americans" and he can not do that while empowering bigotry that targets and threatens many of them", Brown's statement said . (more...)
From turkey to tinsel: Tree farms get ready for Christmas tree sales From turkey to tinsel: Tree farms get ready for Christmas tree sales
- November 25, 2016

Kohl said his pricing for trees at his farm depends on their height and who cuts the tree. Owner Betty Hutson said her farm offers to flock trees, which is to spray the trees down with white snow. Bath: The borough tree-lighting will be held 5 to 9 p.m. November 27 at Monocacy Creek Park. And it typically sells more than 1,000 trees over the three consecutive three-day weekends that it's open each Christmas season. (more...)
Government extends toll exemption on national highways till December 1 Government extends toll exemption on national highways till December 1
- November 25, 2016

Also Read: Demonetisation: Deadline for Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes ends tonight, what next? Earlier this month, Nitin Gadkari, minister of road transport and highways, had said that toll fee collection was suspended after reviewing the situation and that the government will bear the loss resulting from the non-collection of the toll fee. (more...)