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Money California sues Trump administration over threats to 'sanctuary cities'
Author: 0 California sues Trump administration over threats to 'sanctuary cities'

A state lawsuit is being filed later Monday and will be coordinated with a similar lawsuit already filed by the city of San Francisco, Becerra said. This isn't the first time Herrera has sued to halt Trump's executive order denying federal funds to sanctuary cities, but this lawsuit takes particular aim at the withholding of the Byrne Grant Program.

Money Safe Haven Settling Down
Author: 0 Safe Haven Settling Down

Even so, the close was the highest in a month. Officials from South Korea and Japan warned their neighbor that it would face a strong military response if North Korea were to fire a missile at the island territory. Among stocks, Tesla rose 0.7 per cent in early trading after two brokerages raised their price targets on the stock, citing the potential success of the company's Model 3 sedan.

Money Ryanair Calls For Tighter Rules On Selling Alcohol In Airports
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Another cabin crew member, who was unnamed in the programme, said airline workers had found "countless" litre bottles of vodka and they felt that Alicante, Ibiza and Palma were among the worst routes. The Civil Aviation Authority has reported a 600% increase in "disruptive" incidents on flights in the United Kingdom between 2012 and 2016, with "most" involving alcohol although it put this down to an improvement in the reporting of such incidents rather than an actual rise in their occurrence.

Money Discount retailer Aldi enters USA grocery delivery market
Author: 0 Discount retailer Aldi enters USA grocery delivery market

Aldi says it may expand delivery to more cities. Aldi , the no-frills German grocer that's expanding in the US, says it will offer grocery delivery for the first time in three American cities by the end of the month. "The U.S. isn't structurally set up for online [groceries] in many ways, because everyone has a vehicle outside of downtown Manhattan or big cities", Roberts tells her.

Money Gold steady near 2-month highs on N. Korea tensions
Author: 0 Gold steady near 2-month highs on N. Korea tensions

A rise in expectations for global inflation has left investors generally short of the two currencies and the turnaround in the franc this week by contrast follows its worst week since the Swiss National Bank removed a ceiling on the currency in January 2015.

Money The Compass Group plc (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
Author: 0 The Compass Group plc (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

The firm has "Outperform" rating by Davy Research given on Friday, October 30. 22/03/2017 - Legal & General Group had its "Hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. There are now 161,965,661 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 39,311. About shares traded. Galmed Pharmaceuticals Ltd (NASDAQ:GLMD) has risen 0.41% since August 14, 2016 and is uptrending.

Money VF Corp to buy Dickies workwear maker for $820 million
Author: 0 VF Corp to buy Dickies workwear maker for $820 million

Steve Rendle, president and CEO of VF, identified the $30 billion global workwear market as a key opportunity for the company during its Investor Day in March. VF updated its 2017 outlook based on the news. This compares with the previous expectation of $11.65 billion, a 2 percent increase on a reported basis (or up 3 percent currency-neutral).

Money Larson's busy weekend includes Knoxville Nationals, Cup race
Author: 0 Larson's busy weekend includes Knoxville Nationals, Cup race

Ganassi seemed happy about that, and he added that the 3 p.m. ET Michigan start helped convince him to allow Larson to race . The good news for Truex, who won last week's race in Watkins Glen, N.Y., is that he gained in driver points and now has a 129-point margin over second place Larson with three races remaining in the regular season.

Money Sensex, Nifty rise in early trade
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The Sensex touched a high of 31,526.40 points and a low of 31,298.90 points during the intra-day trade. The stock markets in India witnessed a major correction last week as the benchmark Sensex lost over 1000 points in 5 trading sessions.

Money Uber improves conditions for British drivers, adds tips
Author: 0 Uber improves conditions for British drivers, adds tips

From Tuesday you'll be able to tip your Uber driver through the app... if you want to, that is. Jo Bertram, the company's United Kingdom regional general manager, said: "Drivers' time is valuable and every minute spent waiting for a rider means less time driving and making money".

Money Sri Lanka ready to play T20I in Pakistan
Author: 0 Sri Lanka ready to play T20I in Pakistan

We have had our security expert's visit and make an assessment, and things look positive, with things improving and especially Lahore being cleared (to host an worldwide tie). The PCB's chairman said: "The SLC president and I had very fruitful talks on the sidelines of the ACC meet in Colombo on August 11 and 12". Since the 2009 blast outside the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore targeting the Sri Lankan cricket team, that rocked the entire cricketing world, Pakistan have only been able to ...

Money Bitcoin has broken $4000
Author: 0 Bitcoin has broken $4000

In early March, the price of one bitcoin surpassed the price of an ounce of gold , which was $1,227 at the time. The digital currency was founded in 2009 and has become a major force in online trading, with numerous largest companies now accepting it as payment for goods and services, among them Microsoft.

Money Trump lashes out after drugs giant CEO resigns from advisory council
Author: 0 Trump lashes out after drugs giant CEO resigns from advisory council

President Donald Trump lashed out nearly immediately Monday at Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier on Twitter, saying Frazier "will have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!" President Trump is facing heated criticism over not publicly condemning white nationalists for inciting this weekend's bloody confrontation in Charlottesville, Va., but on Monday he criticized the head of Merck pharmaceuticals for quitting a federal panel in protest of Mr.

Money Global stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions
Author: 0 Global stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions

Chinese bluechips lost 0.9 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng was 1.6 percent lower. Data from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission released last week showed that currency speculators still held a large net short position in the yen during the week ended August 1, although somewhat smaller than the levels seen a couple of weeks earlier, when their bearish bets against the yen grew to the largest since January 2014.

Money Facebook anonymously photo launches app
Author: 0 Facebook anonymously photo launches app

One such company is Facebook that, according to The New York Times secretly released a Facebook alternative in China as a way to get around the social network's ban in the country. Silicon Valley's biggest players are willing to do anything to tap into the lucrative Chinese market, even going so far as to agree to the government's demands despite it challenging a company's ethos.

Money Japan economy minister: No need for new stimulus package for economy
Author: 0 Japan economy minister: No need for new stimulus package for economy

The Bank of Japan said in July it expected the economy to expand 1.8% for the current financial year through March 2018, upgraded from the 1.6% growth estimated in April. Capital expenditure boosted by 2.4% in April-June from the previous quarter, versus the median estimate for a 1.2% increase. The economy expanded at a revised 1.5% annual pace in January-March.

Money GoDaddy bans neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer for defaming Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer
Author: 0 GoDaddy bans neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer for defaming Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer

The New York Daily News quoted a source linked to Anonymous who said its members would not have allowed the page to remain online if they had been responsible for the alleged takover. For too long the Daily Stormer and Andrew Anglin have spewed their putrid hate on this site. The site posted a story titled "Heil Donald Trump - The Ultimate Savior" after Trump proposed a total ban on Muslim immigration.

Money Asia stocks gain after Japan GDP beats expectations
Author: 0 Asia stocks gain after Japan GDP beats expectations

The world's second-largest economy had been widely expected to lose a bit of steam in coming months after a surprisingly strong first half. Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.84 per cent, or 164.76 points, to sit at 19,564.98 by the lunch break, while the broader Topix index of all first-section issues fell 0.82 per cent, or 13.30 points, to 1,603.95.

Money WPI inflation rises sharply to 1.88% in July vs 0.90% in June
Author: 0 WPI inflation rises sharply to 1.88% in July vs 0.90% in June

The data showed that wholesale inflation for manufactured products rose 2.18% in July 2017 as against the same month of past year. The Wholesale Price Inflation index rose by 1.88% in July compared to a 0.63% increase in July 2016. On a year-on-year (YoY) basis, expenses on primary articles, which constitute 22.62 per cent of the WPI's total weightage, declined by (-) 3.86 per cent as compared to a rise of 5.68 per cent during the same month a year ago.

Money Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses
Author: 0 Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses

Still, the S&P and the Dow were on track to post their biggest weekly loss in about five months and the Nasdaq on course to post its biggest weekly fall in about six weeks. The S&P has lost more than 1 percent on only three days this year. Separately, U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year, weighed down by declining costs for services and energy products.

Money China economy loses momentum as factory output, investment slow
Author: 0 China economy loses momentum as factory output, investment slow

Output by Chinese factories and workshops grew by a lower-than-expected 6.4 percent compared to the same month past year, the national statistics bureau said. Average lending rates edged up to 5.67 per cent in June from 5.53 per cent in March, China's central bank said on Friday in its second-quarter policy report, adding it will continue working to fend off risks to the financial system.

Money U.S. stocks rise after three-day slide; tech shares gain
Author: 0 U.S. stocks rise after three-day slide; tech shares gain

Wall Street's fear gauge-the CBOE Volatility Index or the VIX-jumped 44 percent to 16.04, the highest it has been since Trump was elected on November 8 past year. It slipped Friday but was up more than 50% for the week. In that environment, these geopolitical headlines will have more impact, more punch. Stock movers: Shares of Snapchat parent Snap Inc.( SNAP ) slid 14% in premarket trading.

Author: 0 Central Intelligence Agency chief: Korea not 'imminent

But he warned that Washington's "strategic patience" was over. President Donald Trump issued another strong warning to North Korea Friday. "Let's see what he does with Guam", Trump told reporters, referring to North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.

Author: 0 Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen

Even so, the close was the highest in a month. "We're not very oversold yet so the market still has more downside left to it". Most Asian currencies stumbled, with the Korean won on pace for its biggest fall in almost eight weeks as North Korea warned it is "carefully examining" plans for a missile strike on the US Pacific territory of Guam.