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Money Local protest planned for pending FCC vote on net neutrality
Author: 0 Local protest planned for pending FCC vote on net neutrality

Without some unexpected change, the principle of an equal internet is likely in its final days. U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, has been a proponent of keeping the current net-neutrality rules. In anticipation of the net neutrality vote, Reddit users took over the site's homepage , displaying information of members of Congress who took money from anti-net neutrality lobbyists, including Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson, who sold "fellow Wisconsinites, and this nation to the telecom lobby ...

Money Airlines restrict 'smart luggage' that uses lithium batteries
Author: 0 Airlines restrict 'smart luggage' that uses lithium batteries

The airlines fear the power banks will overheat and catch fire in the cargo hold. Not a good thing to happen when it's in a jet's cargo hold. The bags, which have been growing in popularity, contain Global Positioning System tracking and can charge devices, weigh themselves or be locked remotely using mobile phones.

Money Not forgotten: 28 years since 14 women slain at l'École Polytechnique
Author: 0 Not forgotten: 28 years since 14 women slain at l'École Polytechnique

Every year on December 6, people across the country remember the victims of École Polytechnique shooting and raise awareness about gender-based violence. Police enter the École Polytechnique after a lone gunman opened fire at the school in Montreal on December 6, 1989. A co-founder of the Victim Justice Network, de Villiers said that while strides had been made in the effort to combat violence, more work is needed.

Money NC county weighs paying cyber hackers $26K ransom for servers held hostage
Author: 0 NC county weighs paying cyber hackers $26K ransom for servers held hostage

WSOC reporter Joe Bruno tweeted that it is unclear where the attack originated, but the hackers are in a time zone seven hours ahead of Charlotte, which would include Russian Federation, where cybercrime is frequently based. The shutdown has affected email, printing and other county applications and disrupted routine business at most county offices, WSOC-TV reported . "Things that we were doing electronically, we are now moving to paper", Diorio said.

Money Cboe wins race to launch bitcoin futures contract
Author: 0 Cboe wins race to launch bitcoin futures contract

The bitcoin offshoot, bitcoin cash, traded slightly lower near $1,470, while digital currency ethereumalso traded slightly lower near $446, according to CoinMarketCap . "What's interesting about bitcoin futures is that you'll have the ability to take both sides of bitcoin-it's a two-sided market, you can go long or you can go short", Hagen said.

Money The Best Places to Work in Travel and Tourism
Author: 0 The Best Places to Work in Travel and Tourism

To be considered for the small and medium category, a company must have less than 1,000 employees and have received at least 25 ratings across eight workplace attributes from USA -based employees during the period of eligibility. Making its debut in the Glassdoor Employees Choice Awards index the utilities company went straight in at number two in the United Kingdom, only beaten by web giant Google.

Author: 0 Crude oil futures fall Rs 26 on weak global cues

Refinery crude runs rose by 192,000 barrels per day, EIA data showed. Brent was trading down 0.75% on the day at $62.92. Futures erased Tuesday's gains in NY after the American Petroleum Institute was said to report gasoline stockpiles in the world's largest economy surged by 9.2 million barrels last week, Bloomberg said .

Money UnitedHealth Group's Optum to acquire dialysis-center chain DaVita for $4.9B
Author: 0 UnitedHealth Group's Optum to acquire dialysis-center chain DaVita for $4.9B

This move is part of a growing shift for health insurers to play a more direct role in actual medical services. UnitedHealth's Optum health-services arm has been building up its roster of physician practices, clinics and surgery centers with years of mostly under-the-radar acquisitions, but DaVita's group represents its highest-profile deal so far in the doctor business.

Money 'Deadline of deadlines' in Brexit divorce talks this week
Author: 0 'Deadline of deadlines' in Brexit divorce talks this week

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk pose ahead of a meeting in Brussels, Belgium , December 4, 2017. "The PM said intensive work had been taking place in recent weeks and the United Kingdom and European Commission were very close to getting agreement with only a small number of issues outstanding", the spokesman said.

Money BT Group (BT.A) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank Of Canada
Author: 0 BT Group (BT.A) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank Of Canada

The rating was maintained by FinnCap on Wednesday, September 30 with "Buy". This was shown in a research note on Tuesday morning. (NYSE:MTN) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, June 9 by Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a GBX 520 ($7.00) price target on the stock. Lookers PLC had 82 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with "Add" rating in Monday, February 27 report.

Money 50 injured after passenger train hits freight train in Germany
Author: 0 50 injured after passenger train hits freight train in Germany

Five people were injured in a train collision in a city close to Dusseldorf on Tuesday, local fire department said. A passenger train is said to have collided with a freight train in the town of Meerbusch. While a rescue operation was launched immediately, authorities have said the injuries people suffered were not life-threatening. However, it remains unclear why the freight train parked on the same track.

Money Toll Brothers misses Street 4Q forecasts
Author: 0 Toll Brothers misses Street 4Q forecasts

Mutual Of America Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co owns 119,675 shares. The company was initiated on Friday, January 6 by Barclays Capital. Zacks' sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow Toll Brothers.

Money Poundland owner's shares collapse following chief executive resignation and accounting probe
Author: 0 Poundland owner's shares collapse following chief executive resignation and accounting probe

Shares in the South Africa-based company - predominantly a furniture retailer with operations in 30 countries - tumbled 59% when the Frankfurt stock exchange opened for business on Wednesday. Shares in Steinhoff, which is listed in the Netherlands, plummeted nearly 60 per cent in early trading. In light of the developments at Steinhoff, STAR CEO Ben la Grange has made a decision to step down as CEO of STAR.

Money 709-carat Sierra Leone 'peace' diamond sells for over $6.5m
Author: 0 709-carat Sierra Leone 'peace' diamond sells for over $6.5m

After taxes the government will receive $3.9 million, another $980,454 will go to a community development fund, and about $1 million will go to the workers where the diamond was found earlier in 2017. Schools, hospitals, electricity, clean water and transportation all stand to benefit from the sale, according to the Rapaport Group, which handled the auction.

Author: 0 Intel Corporation (INTC) Shares Bought by Essex Financial Services Inc

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. now owns 8,323,744 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $300,238,000 after buying an additional 882,905 shares during the last quarter. Orrstown Fincl Services accumulated 4,582 shares. The Missouri-based Shelter Mutual Ins has invested 2.93% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Neuberger Berman Ltd reported 0% of its portfolio in New York & Company, Inc.

Author: 0 Analyst Buzz: Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Pdc Energy Inc. now has $2.86B valuation. Insiders sold 458,486 shares of company stock valued at $35,190,731 over the last three months. About 716,880 shares traded or 49.93% up from the average. As per Tuesday, December 1, the company rating was maintained by Argus Research. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Friday, October 27.

Money Italy's Prysmian to buy U.S. rival General Cable for €3bn
Author: 0 Italy's Prysmian to buy U.S. rival General Cable for €3bn

The highest price BGC stock touched in the last 12 month was $29.75 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $14.95. The institutional investor owned 179,290 shares of the industrial products company's stock after acquiring an additional 127,202 shares during the quarter.

Author: 0 Aqr Capital Management LLC Has Increased Holding in Wal (WMT)

The Optimum Investment Advisors holds 17,714 shares with $1.34 million value, up from 12,117 last quarter. The stock increased 6.70% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $4.46. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. 13,651 were accumulated by Argent. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.98 earnings per share.

Author: 0 United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Stake Raised by Park National Corp OH

Fred Alger Mgmt stated it has 10,726 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt has 3.04M shares. Natl Asset Incorporated holds 0.07% or 3,606 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:UPS). Laurion Capital Management L P, a New York-based fund reported 79 shares. They expect $1.96 earnings per share, up 12.00% or $0.21 from last year's $1.75 per share.

Money JAL invests $10 mil in supersonic jet project
Author: 0 JAL invests $10 mil in supersonic jet project

Japan Air, also known as JAL, will provide its knowledge and experience as an airline to support Boom in developing the aircraft, the company said. Blake Scholl, founder of Boom, called the agreement an "historic" milestone not just for the company, but for supersonic passenger flight, according to the Daily Telegraph .

Money Pizza Hut testing beer and wine delivery
Author: 0 Pizza Hut testing beer and wine delivery

But I think I can speak for everyone who has ever ordered a stuffed crust pizza when I say that no-one who orders a stuffed crust pizza only wants a single serving of Pinot Grigio, OK!? When you order a greasy Pizza Hut pie, you will be able to order six packs of Anheuser-Busch beers for $10.99 apiece.

Author: 0 Buys 19000 Shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Quaker Capital Investments Llc increased Kinder Morgan Inc Del ( KMI ) stake by 2.56% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Factory Mutual Insurance Company acquired 200,000 shares as Kinder Morgan Inc Del ( KMI)'s stock declined 10.34%. analysts forecast that Kinder Morgan, Inc . will post 0.64 earnings per share for the current year. Therefore 59% are positive. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Kinder Morgan, Inc .is 3.15 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 3.52 ...

Author: 0 6 restaurant brands park on GM dashboards

A separate data plan is not required to use GM Marketplace, the company said. GM's Marketplace technology, developed in collaboration with International Business Machines will be uploaded automatically to about 1.9 million model-year 2017.

Money The 10 most popular cars in the United Kingdom right now
Author: 0 The 10 most popular cars in the United Kingdom right now

Sales of new cars in Britain slumped for an eighth straight month in November, largely on demand for diesel cars plunging further, industry data showed on Tuesday. Nathan Coe, Auto Trader's Chief Operating Officer, said, "2017 has been a challenging year for the new vehicle market, with Brexit continuing to cast a shadow over consumer confidence, exchange rates impacting the profitability of United Kingdom new vehicle sales and the effect of the ongoing demonisation of diesel only serving to ...