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Money Syria involved in active preparations for possible chemical weapons attack: Pentagon
Author: 0 Syria involved in active preparations for possible chemical weapons attack: Pentagon

A Russian defence ministry statement said Assad and chief of staff Valery Gerasimov had held talks at the base on "coordination between Syrian government forces and Russia's air force". Reacting to the incident, Washington , which had not presented any proof of the chemical weapons use by Damascus , launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syrian governmental military airfield in Ash Sha'irat on April 6.

Money Russian media reports army may have killed Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi
Author: 0 Russian media reports army may have killed Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi

Russian Federation has claimed killing the leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in an air strike targeting a meeting of ISIL leaders just outside the group's de-facto capital in Syria . The strike is believed to have killed several other senior leaders of the group, as well as around 30 field commanders and up to 300 of their personal guards, the Russian defense ministry statement said.

Author: 0 Petya ransomware virus is back amid cyber attack: Swiss agency

In an infection reminiscent of last month's WannaCry attack , the virus is sweeping Russia , England and India, but Ukraine seems to have been hit hardest with its Central Bank, local transport and Kiev's Boryspil Airport all affected.

Money Mike Pence hires outside lawyer for Russian Federation inquiry
Author: 0 Mike Pence hires outside lawyer for Russian Federation inquiry

Paul Trible of Virginia during the Iran-contra scandal in the 1980s and served on former President George W. Bush's legal team during the 2000 Florida recount, according to KRQE. Trump did not directly address the allegations that he is being probed for possibly obstructing justice, a potentially impeachable offense. His decision to hire Cullen seems wise, as this investigation shows no signs of losing steam anytime soon.

Money Short Interest in Energy Transfer Equity
Author: 0 Short Interest in Energy Transfer Equity

The Cowen Group Inc holds 11,313 shares with $405,000 value, down from 28,818 last quarter. Levin Capital Strategies Lp stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE: ETE ). Hap Trading Limited Liability has 808,919 shares. Oppenheimer And Inc invested in 38,409 shares or 0.02% of the stock. The insider Cooke Albert C III sold $77,621.

Author: 0 New Zealand win America's Cup with overwhelming victory over Oracle USA

Sirena won the 33rd America's Cup with BMW Oracle Team and led the Luna Rossa challenge in the 34th edition of the cup. By the third, the New Zealand yacht, with Burling at the helm, had already extended its lead to 26 seconds, and with a further six seconds of buffer added at the fourth, it was all she wrote.

Money Bank of England tightens mortgage affordability rules
Author: 0 Bank of England tightens mortgage affordability rules

Banks will have to set aside £5.7bn in the next six months in case future economic shocks mean some borrowers can not keep up their repayments. "The risk to financial stability coming from the recent rapid growth in consumer credit would undoubtedly be magnified if there is a near-term interest rate hike", said Howard Archer, chief economic advisor to the EY Item Club.

Author: 0 Lacking votes, Senate GOP delay health care vote

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has pushed to hold a vote on this bill this week, though he has yet to come up with the votes necessary to pass it. He told reporters at a private gathering hosted by the libertarian Koch brothers in Colorado that Trump will be "important" in securing the final votes.

Money Two escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee
Author: 0 Two escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

Authorities in Rutherford County, Tenn ., captured two Georgia fugitives accused of double homicide after a foot chase that closed down Interstate 24 Thursday evening . Dubose was serving a 20-year sentence for armed robbery, aggravated assault and theft from a 2014 case. Dubose and Rowe remained inside the home of the couple - who police say are "extremely traumatised" - for three hours as they took clothing and jewellery, and ate beef stew.

Author: 0 Taking a Fresh Look at Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 99.95% of the company's stock. 03/11/2016 - Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . was upgraded to " by analysts at Oppenheimer. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at JP Morgan. "(SRC) Stake Increased by Renaissance Technologies LLC" was published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem.

Money Darden Restaurants Inc. Bottom Line Climbs 6% In Q4
Author: 0 Darden Restaurants Inc. Bottom Line Climbs 6% In Q4

About 4.32 million shares traded. Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI ) reports comparable sales for the Olive Garden chain rose 4.4% in FQ4 to top the consensus mark of 2.8%. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, August 18 by Standpoint Research. For the quarter ending Feb-17, 21 analysts have a mean sales target of 1,864.11 million whilst for the year ending May-17, 24 analysts have a mean target of 7,095.94 million.

Money VAR confusion mars Germany's comfortable win over Cameroon
Author: 0 VAR confusion mars Germany's comfortable win over Cameroon

Portugal and Mexico booked their own places in the semi-finals, coming up on top in Group A . Germany took the lead in the 48th minute through Kerem Demirbay. Joshua Kimmich's right-wing cross bounced before it reached the RB Leipzig striker, but Werner dived to divert a header neatly beyond Cameroon goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa.

Money Sensex Drops 180 Points Ahead Of GST Launch; Nifty Nears 9500
Author: 0 Sensex Drops 180 Points Ahead Of GST Launch; Nifty Nears 9500

Nifty also lost more than 100 points in intra-day trade to touch the low point of 9,473.45, hitting a one-month low. "However, gains were ceded on the back of profit booking and caution over GST implementation", Dhruv Desai, Director and Chief Operating Officer of Tradebulls, told IANS.

Author: 0 Paragon Group of Companies PLC 18.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Macquarie

The Company operates over 2,000 coffee shops across the United Kingdom, over 1,200 coffee stores in approximately 30 global markets and over 5,200 Costa Express self-serve units. 161 funds opened positions while 382 raised stakes. (NYSE:GVA). The South Dakota-based Dorsey Whitney Trust Comm Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.07% in Granite Construction Inc.

Author: 0 Iran says missile strike targeting ISIS was warning to US, Saudis

The missile operation "is just a very small part of the capability of Iran's punitive force against the terrorists and its enemies", the Islamic Students' News Agency quoted Guards spokesman Ramezan Sharif as telling state TV. Iraqi lawmaker Abdul-Bari Zebari said his country agreed to the missile overflight after coordination with Iran, Russia and Syria. But he warned that Iraq "should not trust" the United States, which is leading a coalition fighting IS in Iraq and neighbouring Syria.

Money United States sailors who died in destroyer-container ship crash
Author: 0 United States sailors who died in destroyer-container ship crash

The Navy's 7th Fleet said searchers found the bodies Sunday morning, Japan time , after the guided-missile destroyer returned to its base in Japan. In a statement , the Navy said the deceased were Fire Controlman 2nd Class Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan , 23, a Filipino American from Chula Vista, California; Gunner's Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby , 19, from Palmyra, Virginia; Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass , 25, from San Diego, California; Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T ...

Author: 0 Los Angeles demands $1.45 million from Carl's Jr. over minimum wage violations

Carl's Jr.'s restaurants at 8401 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Sun Valley and 3770 Cahuenga Blvd.in Studio City are two of seven eateries that allegedly did not pay 37 workers the legal $10.50 minimum an hour wage from July 1 through December 31, 2016, according to an investigation by the Office of Wage Standards and Feuer's office.

Money Hackers Strike Across Europe, Sparking Widespread Disruption
Author: 0 Hackers Strike Across Europe, Sparking Widespread Disruption

Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk says its IT systems are down. The prime minister cautioned that the country's "vital systems" hadn't been affected. In a statement, WPP said: "IT systems in several WPP companies have been affected by a suspected cyber attack". Russia's Rosneft said that the cyberattack had hit its servers but oil production was unaffected.

Money Amazon Buys Whole Foods
Author: 0 Amazon Buys Whole Foods

Amazon has already made inroads into tackling the grocery market in the U.S. and UK. Amazon's offer of $42 a share undervalues Whole Foods' prospects and powerful brand, according to Rupesh Parikh, an analyst for Oppenheimer & Co. Although frequently criticized for its high prices , Whole Foods has found its home in the food industry and continues to be the grocery store of choice for many consumers.

Money Now That Amazon Bought Whole Foods, What's next for Shopping?
Author: 0 Now That Amazon Bought Whole Foods, What's next for Shopping?

Amazon is expected to be disruptive to all retailers when it enters Australia, and could lead to a faster push in food delivery and lower prices. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news. Amazon could also get a better picture of customers by marrying data from Amazon and Whole Foods' loyalty programs. Rick Ritter breaks down the deal and what it means moving forward.

Money 50th anniversary of the 'hole in the wall'
Author: 0 50th anniversary of the 'hole in the wall'

Barclay's head of brand innovation Carl Hynes says: "In many ways the very first ATM here at Barclays in Enfield was very similar to the cashpoints that we know and love today, the only thing that was really different about them was that customers had to collect special vouchers from their branch and then they could exchange those vouchers for a bundle of 10 £1 notes".

Money Flight delayed after woman throws coins into engine at Pudong airport
Author: 0 Flight delayed after woman throws coins into engine at Pudong airport

The elderly woman was detained by police at Shanghai Pudong International Airport following the freaky incident, forcing almost 150 passengers to be evacuated from the plane bound for Guangzhou in southern China. The senior woman, who was travelling with her husband, daughter and son-in-law, was then taken away for questioning by officers, local media report .