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Author: 0 North Korea threatens to reduce USA to "ashes and darkness"

On 11 September, the UNSC unanimously agreed to step up economic sanctions imposing a ban on the North's textile exports and capping crude oil imports. This came following the issuing of fresh United Nations security council sanctions, in response to Pyongyang's recent nuclear test. "Let's reduce the U.S.

Money Liberum Downgrades Rating On Astrazeneca PLC (AZN)
Author: 0 Liberum Downgrades Rating On Astrazeneca PLC (AZN)

London: In analysts report sent to investors on 14 September, Peel Hunt maintained their Buy rating on shares of Wilmington Group PLC (LON:WIL). They now have a GBX 220.00 target price on company. The stock of Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 4 by BMO Capital Markets. The assumption behind the indicator is that investment instruments move in cycles with highs and lows coming at certain periodic intervals.

Money Centre will not regulate fuel prices, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
Author: 0 Centre will not regulate fuel prices, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Petrol and diesel prices have risen to their highest in three years in some cities in the country, following a sharp rise in global rates driven by the hurricane-induced shutdown of refining capacity in the US. "The daily price mechanism is transparent and will help consumer in long term", he said. Pradhan said that the government has no business to interfere in day-to-day operations of oil companies.

Money Equifax Is Waiving Their Credit-Freeze Fees for 30 Days
Author: 0 Equifax Is Waiving Their Credit-Freeze Fees for 30 Days

Michael Levin is a cyber security expert who spent over twenty-two years in the U.S. Secret Service protecting Presidents and other heads of State. Credit monitoring and fraud protection are also good ideas because in addition to all of your personal information, Equifax also failed to protect your credit card information.

Money Sky bid face six-month review
Author: 0 Sky bid face six-month review

Not only did Karen Bradley want regulators to consider implications of the increased influence Murdoch would gain from the deal, but also wanted an examination into whether the Murdoch family had the full commitment to the set broadcasting standards.

Money Retail inflation hits 5-mth high of 3.36% on costlier veggies
Author: 0 Retail inflation hits 5-mth high of 3.36% on costlier veggies

The core inflation rate increased to 2.7% from 2.4% previously and compared with consensus forecasts of 2.5% while the RPI inflation rate increased to 3.9% from 3.6% in July. "The inflation rate for a range of goods has picked up since past year and the overall rate in the United Kingdom is higher than in most other EU countries, including all of the larger western European nations".

Money Tesla helps Hurricane Irma evacuees with a temporary software update
Author: 0 Tesla helps Hurricane Irma evacuees with a temporary software update

Electric vehicle maker Tesla says it has temporarily increased the battery capacity of some of its cars to help drivers escaping Hurricane Irma . Alas, the upgrade won't stick around forever - Tesla generally charges at least $5,000 for the permanent equivalent. Another owner pointed out that Tesla said the upgrade will be effective through 16 September.

Money Cairn Homes PLC (CRN) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group
Author: 0 Cairn Homes PLC (CRN) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group

The Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc holds 235,227 shares with $12.08M value, down from 241,727 last quarter. Tradewinds Capital Management Llc owns 23,497 shares or 0.21% of their USA portfolio. Shore Capital reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Aviva plc in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. The stock of Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES) has "Equal Weight" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Barclays Capital.

Money China going electric: plans to ban petrol and diesel cars
Author: 0 China going electric: plans to ban petrol and diesel cars

China is preparing to put the brakes on gasoline and diesel cars. Under draft rules released in September for public consultation, companies will be required to obtain a minimum new-energy vehicle credit score next year, derived from different weightings assigned to various types of zero- and low-emission vehicles.

Money FTSE Makes Gains as North Korean Tensions Ease
Author: 0 FTSE Makes Gains as North Korean Tensions Ease

While devastating, Irma didn't reach the feared Category 5 storm that some had expected and looks to have spared Miami, helping the dollar push off its lowest level in more than two years. On Monday, the dollar moved higher on easing concerns that Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm and North Korea did not conduct a nuclear test over the weekend as expected.

Money Equifax takes more steps to help victims of system breach
Author: 0 Equifax takes more steps to help victims of system breach

Names, addresses, birth dates, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers and other information are held by Equifax . Equifax is offering free identity theft protection and credit-file monitoring to USA consumers. "This will prevent anyone but you from accessing them, thus making it impossible to take out a loan or line of credit". A fraud alert flags your account, but does not automatically halt new credit being opened in your name.

Money Defense highlights Auburn's first road game in top 15 clash
Author: 0 Defense highlights Auburn's first road game in top 15 clash

Auburn took the opening kickoff and drove the ball 75 yards to strike first blood in the battle of the Tigers. In the second half, it was an eight-play, 79-yard drive, capped off by a Kelly Bryant rushing touchdown for his second of the game.

Money Rays' Steven Souza Jr. leaves game after colliding with wall
Author: 0 Rays' Steven Souza Jr. leaves game after colliding with wall

The Rays, idle Thursday, began the day three games out of a wild card but have four teams ahead of them and are a game under.500 for the season. Carson Smith, Heath Hembree and Blaine Boyer each worked an inning of relief. David Price (left elbow inflammation) threw two simulated innings. "I think we came out with good energy", Red Sox manager John Farrell said after Wednesday's game moved his team to 12-4 on the season against Toronto.

Money The FBI Is Investigating Uber's 'Hell' Program For Tracking Lyft
Author: 0 The FBI Is Investigating Uber's 'Hell' Program For Tracking Lyft

The FBI's NY office and the Manhattan U.S. attorney's office are leading the probe. An Uber spokeswoman said Friday it is cooperating in the probe and that use of the software has been discontinued. The incentives might encourage drivers to leave Lyft . Now, the new CEO has another problem to deal with-an FBI investigation. Hell was the codename for the secret tracking software.

Money Uber Drivers In London Must All Go Hybrid Or Electric By 2020
Author: 0 Uber Drivers In London Must All Go Hybrid Or Electric By 2020

In the longer term, the U.S. company said that by 2025 all of its cars in London must be fully electric or a plug-in hybrid, on which the battery typically lasts about 40 miles before switching to petrol. "We're also aiming for every vehicle on the Uber app in London to be electric by 2025". In the coming weeks a network of Uber-branded rapid chargers will be installed in central London, which it said would initially be dedicated for the sole use Uber's electric vehicle drivers.

Money Gary Cohn's Shot at Fed Chair Falls Apart
Author: 0 Gary Cohn's Shot at Fed Chair Falls Apart

A GOP source close to the White House also told CNN's Jake Tapper that Cohn is "more likely to get electric chair than Fed Chair". But Cohn made the mistake , according to the Wall Street Journal , of criticizing Trump's response to the violent clashes at a white supremacist rally in August in Charlottesville , Virginia.

Money Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGPF) Technicals Reach Key Levels
Author: 0 Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGPF) Technicals Reach Key Levels

Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) insider Rebekah Etherington acquired 10 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 5th. M&R Cap Mgmt holds 0.06% or 1,908 shares. It also upped Centene Corp Del (NYSE:CNC) stake by 836,980 shares and now owns 1.65M shares. Apogee Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:APOG) was raised too.

Money Caribbean Islands will be hit again by category 3 Hurricane Jose
Author: 0 Caribbean Islands will be hit again by category 3 Hurricane Jose

Jose is trailing due east of Irma , out in the open Atlantic for now and likely following a similar path before veering northward of the Leeward Islands as a Category 3 by Sunday. Martin and Anguilla and parts of the British Virgin Islands. Katia has developed in the Gulf of Mexico. The last time this occurred was in 2010 with Hurricanes Igor, Julia and Karl.

Money American University President Shuts Down Requests to Make It a 'Sanctuary' Campus
Author: 0 American University President Shuts Down Requests to Make It a 'Sanctuary' Campus

We are committed to providing them with a safe learning environment. MiraCosta College is providing support and referrals for students who will be affected by the potential change. A statement from spokesman Doug Schultz said college administration and staff "remain attentive and vigilant to DACA legal developments that may impact our students ".

Money Micro Focus share price boosted by newly acquired HPE software figures
Author: 0 Micro Focus share price boosted by newly acquired HPE software figures

Shares in the maker of computer networking and data storage systems were up more than 5% to 14.75 in after-hours trading on the stock market today . These holdings make up 63.42% of the company's outstanding shares. For its own part, Hewlett Packard Enterprise said its third-quarter profit totalled USD497 million, or USD0.30 per share. License revenue was up 2%, up 5% when adjusted for divestitures and currency, Support revenue was down 2%, down 1% when adjusted for divestitures and ...

Money Stanley Fischer To Step Down From The Federal Reserve
Author: 0 Stanley Fischer To Step Down From The Federal Reserve

Fischer, 73, cited the Federal Reserve's work to stabilize the USA financial system in the wake of the global 2008 financial crash. Appointed to the board for an unexpired term finalising on 31 January, 2020, his term as vice chairman was due to expire on 12 June 2018.

Money Time Warner Cable subscriber records stored on Amazon server without a password
Author: 0 Time Warner Cable subscriber records stored on Amazon server without a password

The company said its early analysis suggested the information belonged to Broadsoft - which developed the MyTWC app . The leaked information regarded 4 million of TWC customers. "[The dump] contains more than 4 million records, spanning the time period 11-26-2010 - 07-07-2017, with Transaction ID, user names, Mac addresses, Serial Numbers, Account Numbers, Service, Category details, and more", Kromsoft writes in its security notice.

Money Never backed demonetisation, warned of damage: Raghuram Rajan in his book
Author: 0 Never backed demonetisation, warned of damage: Raghuram Rajan in his book

Amid lot of controversy over why PM chose to go ahead for demonetization of big value currency notes in November previous year, former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has triggered another debate by revealing that he did not favour the move as he felt the short term economic costs associated with "such a disruptive" decision would outweigh any longer term benefit.

Money NY Daily News sold for US$1
Author: 0 NY Daily News sold for US$1

Tronc announced that Arthur Browne, who has been editor-in-chief, has been named publisher and will stay until the end of 2017. Tronc disclosed in a filing early Tuesday that it had paid $1 in cash plus the assumption of liabilities for the almost 100-year-old tabloid newspaper and a state-of-the-art printing plant in Jersey City, New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City.

Money Sinn Fein Reject Effort To Restore Northern Power-Sharing Executive
Author: 0 Sinn Fein Reject Effort To Restore Northern Power-Sharing Executive

Civil servants have been running Northern Ireland for six months. The political crisis in Northern Ireland looks set to continue as Sinn Fein have rejected the most recent offer from the DUP, created to return the parties to Stormont. DUP leader Arlene Foster had called for a "common sense" solution - which would also have made progress on an Irish language act. Mrs Foster said: "As appealing as it first appears, that view fails to take account of our longer-term best interests".

Author: 0 The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her third child: Kensington Palace

Kate was scheduled to visit London's Hornsey Road children's center, which provides childcare and other services for local families. Their choice of Thomas's Battersea in south London indicated that the Cambridges were settling into their Kensington Palace apartment, having moved recently from their Norfolk home Anmer Hall.

Money California governor declares state of emergency for wildfire
Author: 0 California governor declares state of emergency for wildfire

CAL FIRE law enforcement arrested John Ballenger, 29, of Oroville, on suspicion of causing the Ponderosa Fire . A wildfire burning near Oroville grew to 3,680 acres overnight Friday and has destroyed 20 homes, according to CAL FIRE. He is accused starting a campfire outside a designated campground and allowing it to escape. "The fire has been pushing north onto Middle Fork Feather River", Butte County sheriff's Sgt.

Money Net neutrality comment deadline is tomorrow; 21.9 million comments in so far
Author: 0 Net neutrality comment deadline is tomorrow; 21.9 million comments in so far

The letter was filed on the final day of the FCC's controversial net neutrality consultation, which sparked millions of comments, emails, and phone calls in support of Title II following the July 12th day of action . The FCC , led by its Chairman Ajit Pai, voted in May to start the formal process of unwinding the 2015 rules. The letter said that " Apple remains open to alternative sources of legal authority, but only if they provide for strong, enforceable, and legally ...

Money Lewis hopes for win so she can donate to USA storm victims
Author: 0 Lewis hopes for win so she can donate to USA storm victims

Lewis fired a 3-under 69 Sunday at the Cambia Portland Classic , outlasting In Gee Chun by a shot at 20 under to hold on after holding a three-shot 54-hole lead. Stacy Lewis watches her drive on the seventh hole during the second round of the Canadian Pacific Women's Open golf tournament in Ottawa, Ontario, Friday, Aug.

Money Gas Prices Rise, As Expected, Post-Harvey
Author: 0 Gas Prices Rise, As Expected, Post-Harvey

The average USA price for regular gasoline at the pump rose 7 cents Thursday to $2.519 a gallon, the steepest single-day increase since April 5, 2007, according to data from AAA, the largest US motoring group. The good news is if any gas stations here in Wichita Falls do run out of gas , it will likely only be for a short period of time, and you can probably just go down the street to the next station to get gas.