Fred's stock rockets as Rite Aid store buys creates 'new national competitor'

Walgreens said in October 2015 that it planned to buy Rite Aid in a deal that would create about 12,000 US locations - several thousand more than its closest competitor, CVS. "We look forward to realizing the considerable benefits this transaction ... More..

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by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Obama Protects Federal Waters From Oil Companies, Trump Administration

They say that by using Section 12 (a) of the OCSLA, Obama makes it hard for President-elect Donald Trump to open the area back up to drilling. Trudeau and Obama speak at the launch of the Canada-U.S. Natural ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Patient game plan works for Jurgen Klopp as Everton stall

Aaron Lennon's shot in 12th minute nearly broke to Ross Barkley in space in the box but he latter couldn't react in time to control the loose ball before Ragnar Klavan's out-stretched boot denied Romeu Lukaku a...More..

TD raises mortgage rates for third time in a month
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

TD raises mortgage rates for third time in a month

Toronto-Dominion Bank has hiked its main mortgage rate for the third time in a month, reversing earlier plans to compete with its biggest rival on price. The average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for...More..

NY to relocate Harlem deer upstate
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

NY to relocate Harlem deer upstate

The DEC said in a statement Friday that the deer died around noon while its rescuers were arriving to pick it up. The city Parks Department had said euthanasia would be more humane. It was a reference to the ...More..

November inflation sheds 0,14pc
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

November inflation sheds 0,14pc

President-elect Donald Trump's proposed expansionary fiscal policy agenda. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent last month as gasoline price increases slowed and food costs rema...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Tata Tele 'unanimously' removes Mistry as chairman, director

Being a closely held company, the outcome isn't surprising at all, they said. "Tata Sons appears anxious about the Tata Motors EGM vote outcome", Ramesh Vaidyanathan, managing partner of law firm Advaya Legal...More..

Nearly Rs 4cr in old, new notes seized
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Nearly Rs 4cr in old, new notes seized

The Delhi Police Crime Branch and Income Tax Department held five persons here with Rs 3.25 crore in old currency notes , police said on Wednesday. They claimed that they are specialists in the packaging ban...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

November WPI stands at 3.15%, five-month low number

Substantial decline in wholesale prices was witnessed in vegetables (-24.10 per cent), Onion (-51.51 per cent) and oil seeds (-5.05 per cent) last month. However, the price of jute sacking cloth (4 per cent), j...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Rs 33 lakh cash in 2000 rupee notes seized; 5 held

Joint Commissioner of Police Ashutosh Dumbre told news agency PTI that three persons were going to exchange the new Rs. 2,000 notes totalling Rs. one crore for the defunct Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes totalling ...More..

From 'oops' to DOE chief; Rick Perry is pick for Energy
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

From 'oops' to DOE chief; Rick Perry is pick for Energy

Back then, being a dunce was seen as a liability . The fact is that DOE's budget is overwhelmingly about (in order): 1) managing the USA nuclear weapons complex (this is by far the biggest part of the DOE bud...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Matt Terry lifts X Factor crown

There's no official music video just yet, so you'll have to be content with watching Matt's performance during the finale. Aalto, in an openly-gay relationship, was the first to be announced to go through t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

OH gas prices 21 cents higher than same time last month

The lowest average price was about $2.25 per gallon in the Marquette area, while the highest average was about $2.34 per gallon in the Saginaw, Bay City and Midland areas. Prices were up 12 cents from the previ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Saudis order oil cuts to US, Europe

Crude oil futures are now trading at $51.58 up $.74 or 1.46%. Hedge fund manager Pierre Andurand expects the combined output cut agreed to by OPEC and Russian Federation will boost oil to $70 a barrel in the ...More..

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add The Most Oil Rigs Since July 2015
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add The Most Oil Rigs Since July 2015

Similar to last week's Baker Hughes report, the biggest gainer by basin was the coveted Permian, which now boasts 246 oil and gas rigs-up 11 rigs from last week, and 42 more than the same period previous year...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

MI recount is in doubt

There was. He did. Jill Stein has pushed forward with her efforts to recount the vote in Wisconsin , Pennsylvania, and MI, despite clear opposition from some state officials and President-elect Donald Trump....More..

Trump Criticizes Union Leader Critical Of Carrier Deal
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Trump Criticizes Union Leader Critical Of Carrier Deal

The interview came just days after Hayes agreed to keep 730 factory workers in Indianapolis, in exchange for $7 million in state tax breaks. The Writers Guild of America, West has issued a statement critic...More..

Priyanka Chopra Offers A 'Baywatch' Teaser And Promises Her Return To Bollywood
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Priyanka Chopra Offers A 'Baywatch' Teaser And Promises Her Return To Bollywood

It feels like forever since the movie was first announced but ahead of its May 2017 release date, the first official teaser trailer has been released courtesy of starring actor and certified hottie, Zac Efr...More..

Chesapeake to sell property in Louisiana for $450 million
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Chesapeake to sell property in Louisiana for $450 million

Houston-based energy analyst Neal Dingmann told The Journal Record's Sarah Terry-Cobo Chesapeake got a great deal, and the transaction is positive for the company. This is not the first time Chesapeake has so...More..

GoDaddy's HEG buyout backed with $1.91 billion of loans
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

GoDaddy's HEG buyout backed with $1.91 billion of loans

Similarly, HEG focuses on providing data hosting services to small and medium size business across Europe. Web hosting giant GoDaddy has made a mammoth $1.79 billion purchase - and is acquiring Host Euro...More..

Bank of Canada hold interest rate steady
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Bank of Canada hold interest rate steady

In its statement, the BOC said that "dynamics of growth are largely as the Bank anticipated". The decision leaves Canada poised to trail the U.S. Federal Reserve's benchmark for the first time since 2007 next...More..

Analysts' Recommendations and Insider's Trading Activity: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Analysts' Recommendations and Insider's Trading Activity: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

Analysts are projecting the lower share price forecast of $55 and some analysts are predicting that the stock have a tendency of top estimate of $83. TN raised its position in shares of Ford Motor by 1.8% in ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Odell Beckham Jr. rants about officials following NY Giants' loss to Steelers

In the win, Roethlisberger was hit three times and sacked twice - both by Olivier Vernon working against Alejandro Villanueva . Avoiding the kind of miscues that popped up against the Steelers (7-5) would h...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

United Kingdom should not pay 'large sums' for European Union trade access

Former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg said remaining in the single market of 500 million customers was the "least economically disruptive form of Brexit", and, in return for this, the United Kingdom should be grante...More..

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

As the [Serial] podcast explains, Bergdahl was trying to create a crisis in order to call attention to what he saw as another crisis: bad leadership within his unit. President Obama's last day in office is Janu...More..

Caesars to phase out free parking at 8 Las Vegas resorts
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Caesars to phase out free parking at 8 Las Vegas resorts

But he added that the company's downtown properties - the California Hotel and Main Street Station - have charged for parking for years, just like every other downtown property. It was also MGM Resorts that l...More..

Micron Technology Inc. (MU) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Micron Technology Inc. (MU) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Revenue for the same quarter is predicted to arrive at $3.71B. The stock's price fluctuated within the range of $19.38 - $20.20 during previous trading session. The Median price target for the stock is measured...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Leaning San Francisco tower seen sinking from space

The Millennium Tower , a 58-story luxury condominium building, is tilting and has already sunk 16 inches since it went up seven years ago. "What can be concluded from our data, is that the Millennium Tower i...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Palo Alto Networks Inc 32.4% Potential Upside Now Implied by Imperial Capital

Further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average is -6.20% difference from today's price. Analysts are saying that Palo Alto Networks, Inc . During last twelve months 308,593 number of shares bought and 1,5...More..

A Ford Focus Active variant not desired as much as Vignale
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

A Ford Focus Active variant not desired as much as Vignale

Aside from the evolutionary design, four different versions showcased from the start (including luxury Vignale and crossover-esque Active) and much better cabin - the Ford Fiesta is also fully laden with the la...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Tallow tensions: Vegans want 'fat-free' UK 5-pound bank note

It has said it didn't know the animal material - known as tallow - was used in the making of the note. An online petition calling for the end of the use of tallow had reached close to 100,000 signatures...More..

U.S. house prices hit fresh peak in September, S&P says
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

U.S. house prices hit fresh peak in September, S&P says

But U.S. home prices remain still about 20 below that pre-recession peak, if you factor in inflation. Twelve cities reported greater price increases in the year ending September 2016 versus the year ending Augu...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Australian Theme Park to Reopen 6 Weeks After 4 Deaths

Dreamworld CEO Craig Davidson said every attraction would have gone through a "rigorously conducted, multi-level safety review" before opening. Mr Davidson said the opening weekend was being billed as "Open...More..

Mnuchin Wants To Privatize Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Mnuchin Wants To Privatize Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac

Fannie Mae (OTCQB:FNMA) and Freddie Mac (OTCQB:FMCC) each blasted off by more than 45% following yesterday's selection of Steven Mnuchin to be Treasury Secretary , and his promise to get the government ou...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

3 dead, at least 5 sickened after Thanksgiving dinner

The dinner, sponsored by Golden Hills Community Church of Brentwood at the local American Legion Hall, was attended by more than 800 people, officials said. "And if it wasn't from us, then we still want to help...More..