Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

UK Retail Sales, Hawkish BoE Comments Lift Pound to One-Month High UK Retail Sales, Hawkish BoE Comments Lift Pound to One-Month High

Economist Howard Archer at IHS Markit said it still looked odds-on that retail sales volumes will contract appreciably over the first quarter, with March retail sales volumes needing to rise 3.2% month-on-month in order to deliver a flat quarter.

Marriott tests Alexa, Siri for voice-controlled hotel rooms Marriott tests Alexa, Siri for voice-controlled hotel rooms

At the time of launching the Mate 9, Huawei had promised that the device would receive Amazon's virtual assistant, Alexa, in a future update. Having Alexa onboard the Huawei Mate 9 will likely be most rewarding for those who also own an Amazon ...

Major Airlines: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) Position of the day Major Airlines: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) Position of the day

Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. 03/16/2017 - Delta Air Lines...

Labrador Retriever Is Still the Most Popular Dog Breed in America Labrador Retriever Is Still the Most Popular Dog Breed in America

The American Kennel Club on Tuesday released its annual list of the most popular dog breeds. The Boxer breed makes the list as No. 10. Those smarts are helping Charlie in his training by the organization America's VetDogs to become a servic...

USA high court hands disabled students win on education standards

Chief Justice John Roberts wrote in the court's opinion, "it can not be right that the IDEA generally contemplates grade-level advancement for children with disabilities in the regular classroom, but is satisfied with barely more than de minimis pr...

Stocks Buzz Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Unilever NV (ADR) (NYSE Stocks Buzz Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Unilever NV (ADR) (NYSE

The top target price projection provided by these polled analysts is $31. Gross margin was 7.3% including an anti-dumping and countervailing duties (AD/CVD) true-up provision of US$44.1 million associated with the prior years' module sales.

Donald Trump Jr. criticizes London mayor following terror attacks

Mayor Sadiq Khan warned Londoners that terrorist attacks are "part and parcel" of living in a big city in the wake of the September bombing in New York City. Some 20 people were injured when the attacker drove a auto into pedestrians on Westminster B...

Netanyahu Asks Xi to Exempt Israel From Investment Restrictions

Trade between China and Israel has flourished since diplomatic ties were established. Israel and China both have old, rich histories and traditions, and are committed to improving themselves and advancing technological innovation, he said.

French presidential debate dominated by Islam and Burkini row

Centrist former economy minister Emmanuel Macron appeared the clear victor of the debate, despite his lack of electoral experience, according to a snap poll for broadcaster BFMTV afterwards. Fillon, accused of paying his wife a generous salary for wo...

Inflation at Highest Since September 2013

That's above the Bank of England's target for the first time in three years and, crucially, the same level as the most recent pay data. According to the ONS , the main driver behind February's inflation figure was increases to transport costs,...

Banking controls over 'dirty money' laundering slammed Banking controls over 'dirty money' laundering slammed

Deutsche Bank, the German bank that loaned $300 million to Donald Trump, was part of a global money laundering scheme (dubbed " the Global Laundromat ") led by Russian criminals, the Guardian reports . Coutts - used by the Queen and owned by RBS - a...

'Beauty and the Beast' blasts through box office records with $350m debut 'Beauty and the Beast' blasts through box office records with $350m debut

The blockbuster opening validates Disney's decision to remake its classic animated films as liveaction event movies, something that has rankled some critics. " The Belko Experiment " opened in 1,341 locations, roughly a third of the theater count for...

David Rockefeller dies aged 101

Seitel. He was named chairman and CEO of the bank in 1969. But he was also born into great wealth as a grandson of John D. Rockefeller, who was the founder of the Standard Oil empire and America's first billionaire. The bank later transformed into ...

Google boss apologises over extremist content as clients pull ads Google boss apologises over extremist content as clients pull ads

United Kingdom retailer Marks & Spencer Group Plc pulled advertising from Alphabet Inc.'s Google, joining other brands fleeing the search engine giant over concerns that their spots were appearing alongside offensive clips on its YouTube video-shar...

Brazil raids food giants for allegedly selling rotten meat

It added that those companies follow the strictest domestic and global rules and standards for beef, whether that meat is intended for the domestic market or for export markets. The European Commission called on Brazil to immediately halt exports by ...

Oil Price, Dollar Creep Lower

Defying rising sentiment that oil markets remain oversupplied, some analysts say markets will tighten soon, arguing that the OPEC-led cuts will only start to bite from April, just as demand picks up as refineries return from current maintenance outag...

IN Focus: Rokita votes to advance health care bill in Congress IN Focus: Rokita votes to advance health care bill in Congress

Yet I am having trouble getting through to my congressional representative by phone and now I find out there are no plans for public hearings on these massive changes. Under Obamacare, some 20 million people gained coverage. And most of those new...

Petoskey's JC Penney not among stores on closing list

Most stores will begin liquidation sales beginning April 17 and close in June. Officials with the Texas-based J-C Penney Company are announcing the closure of 138 stores, including four in Iowa. Sales at Penney's stores which have been open for mor...

Jio, Airtel, Idea, Vodafone Jio, Airtel, Idea, Vodafone

On February 23, the telecom tribunal had asked the regulator to submit all documents pertaining to Reliance Jio's free offers and specify whether the tariffs were a regular plan, base plan or a special tariff voucher. Recently Jio has offered 500...

No local JCP stores to close

The company continues to operate about 900 stores nationwide and had about 105,000 full and part-time employees a year ago. The department store chain announced February 24 that it planned to close 130 to 140 underperforming stores, or about 14 per...

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