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North Carolina Fails to Repeal Anti-LGBTQ 'Bathroom' Bill North Carolina Fails to Repeal Anti-LGBTQ 'Bathroom' Bill
- December 22, 2016

The Republican leaders of the North Carolina General Assembly, House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate President Pro Tempore echoed McCrory's contempt for Democrats in a joint statement . It also did not include gender identity and sexual orientation under anti-discrimination protections. More than half of voters said McCrory signing the law was a major factor in their decision to vote against him. (more...)
India to fine airlines for dropping human waste on people's homes India to fine airlines for dropping human waste on people's homes
- December 22, 2016

However, cases of opening the shoot of toilet mid-air, have been reported off and on. Following a complaint that planes have been dumping their waste over residential areas near New Delhi airport, the NGT asked the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to crack down on such actions. (more...)
The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Receives An Update From Brokers The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Receives An Update From Brokers
- December 22, 2016

Analysts had expected The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) to post net income of about $0.33 per share on $1,886.51M in revenue. U.S. based company, The Charles Schwab Corporation's (SCHW)'s latest closing price distance was at 27.76% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at 9.92% and -0.31% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. (more...)
Odebrecht Admits Bribery, Agrees to Record $2.6 Billion Fine Odebrecht Admits Bribery, Agrees to Record $2.6 Billion Fine
- December 22, 2016

Odebrecht , a key player in the Petrobras corruption scandal gripping Brazil, agreed to a fine of Dollars 4.5 billion but said it was only able to pay USD 2.6 billion, the US Justice Department said in a statement. Capers of the Eastern District of NY said in the statement. In total, the office said it was demanding payment from Odebrecht and its subsidiaries Construtora Norberto Odebrecht SA (CNO) and Braskem of over 200 million Swiss francs ($195 million, 187 million euros). (more...)
Vivendi plans to Increase Stake in Italy's Mediaset to 30%
- December 22, 2016

Fininvest, the family holding company of former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi , had filed a complaint with Consob alleging market abuse, and has charged Vivendi with market manipulation. Bolloré to further expand his empire into Italy by acquiring Mediaset's pay TV business. But the deal fell apart after Vivendi soured on the value of the pay-TV unit. (more...)
Are 'Russian Hacks' the New 'WMDs'? New at Reason Are 'Russian Hacks' the New 'WMDs'? New at Reason
- December 22, 2016

But Bill Clinton and Hillary revealed what a graceless loser looks like. President Obama has ordered a report to be completed before Trump's inauguration on January 20. There has been a narrative advanced in the political mainstream that claims the Russians influenced the presidential election and undermined the Democratic Party to help President-elect Trump get elected. (more...)
Hyundai Motor America Dismisses President & CEO Dave Zuchowski
- December 22, 2016

Hyundai-not an automaker to refrain from change-has suddenly and unexpectedly changed its direction today-one that no longer aligns with its current USA President & CEO Dave Zuchowski. He also created Hyundai's first safety office in North America. In a statement , Hyundai said Flannery's immediate focus will be "enhancing the company's brands, accelerating change for growth and customer satisfaction opportunities in the USA market". (more...)
Girl With Autism Sings A Stunning Rendition Of 'Hallelujah' Girl With Autism Sings A Stunning Rendition Of 'Hallelujah'
- December 22, 2016

Ten-year-old Kayleigh has moderate special needs, and is normally very shy, says her headteacher Colin Millar: "She'd be a very quiet little girl, but when she sings, she just opens up". Kaylee told UTV she was amazed by the amount of views the video was racking up, while adding that she "loved" doing the performance. "She gets so much confidence from the singing", he said. (more...)
Almost 245000 Central Floridians sign up for Obamacare Almost 245000 Central Floridians sign up for Obamacare
- December 22, 2016

In a report released Wednesday, the Illinois Health and Hospital Association predicted Illinois could lose as much as $11.6 billion to $13.1 billion in annual economic activity, translating into a potential loss of 84,000 to 95,000 jobs, if Congress and Trump repeal coverage for those 1 million people without a replacement. (more...)
NY pension official bribed with prostitutes, drugs
- December 22, 2016

Kang was arrested on Wednesday morning at his home in Portland, Oregon, and Kelley was expected to surrender in San Francisco, authorities said. According to a Department of Justice release, Kang accepted gifts including lavish meals, prostitutes, nightclub bottle service, and strippers from Deborah Kelley , managing director at Seaport Global, and Gregg Schonhorn of FTN Financial. (more...)
Dow Jumps 100 Points, Nearing Milestone 20000 Mark
- December 22, 2016

Industrial companies continue to build on their recent gains. Goldman Sachs fell 1 percent. Investors will once again be watching the Dow in its ongoing quest for the psychologically-important 20,000 mark as the blue-chip index has made several attempts to break through but each time has fallen just short. (more...)
Closings set for Christmas and New Year's holidays Closings set for Christmas and New Year's holidays
- December 22, 2016

City offices will be closed on Mondays, December 26 and January 2. The library will be closed December 22, 23, 27, 29, and 30, and January 3. City of Bloomington sanitation services will pick up not pick up trash on Monday, Dec. In addition, license branches will be closed from Saturday, Dec. 31, through Monday, Jan. 2, in observance of the New Year's holiday . 17, the Monroe County Community School Corp. (more...)
Stocks Roundup: Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON), MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)
- December 21, 2016

The Current Ratio of MGM Resorts International NYSE: MGM Resorts & Casinos is 1 and the Quick Ratio measures to be 1. For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 6 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $-0.23 per share. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 112.5 percent. The company's revenue was up 10.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM ) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $33.86. (more...)
Man accused of killing UPS driver says he killed Donald Trump Man accused of killing UPS driver says he killed Donald Trump
- December 21, 2016

Justin Barkley , 38, attempted to plead guilty and said he believed he had killed Donald Trump, Bonavia said. The man he actually killed, however, was 52-year-old UPS driver William Schumacher . He was asked if any evidence presented could suggest Barkley may have killed someone else, to which the defendant replied " I hope not ", his attorney confirmed. (more...)
Mortgage Rates Today, Wednesday, Dec. 21: Mortgage Applications Rise
- December 21, 2016

On an unadjusted basis, the index increased 2 percent compared with the previous week. Applications for refinances increased 3% - likely due to a last-minute push from holdouts seeking to refinance before rates go higher - while applications for purchases increased 3%, as well. (more...)
Value Meal Items Cost Less Separately — McDonald's Lawsuit
- December 21, 2016

A Des Plaines man has filed a lawsuit against a local McDonald's franchisee, alleging the restaurant operator engaged in deceptive business practices because "Extra Value Meals" cost more than the items ordered separately. I believe in the principle of true advertising. If the court expands the lawsuit to a class action, it could include hundreds of other customers who purchased the cheeseburger value meals at the 10 locations owned by Karis Management Company, the franchisee in the suit, ... (more...)
Analytical Overview of United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X)
- December 21, 2016

On a base scale of 1 to 5, where 3 is hold and 1 is a Strong, the stock is ranked 2.85 based on 8 recommendations. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $1.64-$11.39 per share for the past year. The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research , is 2.85. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 966 retail banking branches and 1,257 automated teller machines in 12 states, as well as a telephone banking call center. (more...)
James Ibori Released From UK Prison
- December 21, 2016

A close associate of Ibori, who was also the Commissioner for Transportation in the last administration, Ben Igbakpa, said Ibori had said he would not celebrate Christmas at home. Ibori, former governor of Delta state. He said that the Ibori case has been plagued with British police corruption, exceptional prosecutorial misconduct and fundamental non-disclosure, with a multitude of appeals launched or in the process of being launched. (more...)
New tougher safety tests for people buying drones
- December 21, 2016

Mandatory registration for new drones could be introduced in a bid to crack down on reckless users. Under the proposals users could have to register their technology and face tough penalties if found guilty of operating a drone in no-fly zones. (more...)
Notable Price Swings: American Airlines Group Inc.'s (AAL) Notable Price Swings: American Airlines Group Inc.'s (AAL)
- December 21, 2016

For the prior quarter revenue for the stock hit $10.36B, with EPS at $1.77. A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AAL. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 7th were issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.81%. (more...)

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