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Trump wants apprenticeships in all high schools

Trump wants apprenticeships in all high schools

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) and the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) applaud President Trump's Executive Order expanding and streamlining apprenticeship programs. Helping workers get the newest, most relevant skills makes them more productive and sometimes keeps them employed when they'd otherwise be on the dole. Read More

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Broker Changes For Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)

The Cypress Funds Llc holds 215,000 shares with $24.74M value, up from 188,000 last quarter. The stock rose 0.06% or $0.09 reaching $154 per share. About shares traded. Therefore 78% are positive. Facebook had 121 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. 04/05/2017 - Xylem Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. Read More

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Cisco Says SDN-Powered 'Intent-Based Networking' Is Industry Future

Cisco Says SDN-Powered 'Intent-Based Networking' Is Industry Future

Context: Interpreting data in context is what enables the network to provide new insights. Encrypted Traffic Analytics . Today, nearly half of cyber-attacks are hidden in encrypted traffic and this number keeps growing. In terms of security, the solution claims to be able to identify "the fingerprints" of known cyber attacks in encrypted traffic without needing to decrypt it, thanks to input from Cisco's Talos cyber-intelligence group. Read More

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Invasive carp found near Lake Michigan

Invasive carp found near Lake Michigan

The Army Corps of Engineers, which captured the live carp, has prepared a report known as the Brandon Study which contains a plan for preventing the fish's incursion into the Great Lakes. Fish and Wildlife Service. Tim Schweizer, spokesman with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, said the agency will be bringing in additional boats and crews for the more intense sampling effort over the next couple weeks. Read More

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Brexit talks begin in Brussels

Brexit talks begin in Brussels

Promising details on Monday, May also said those European Union citizens who had lived in Britain for five years could stay for life. Economic reality is catching up with the United Kingdom , where it is becoming clear that leaving the European Union will lead to lower living standards, billionaire investor George Soros said. Read More

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Analysts Review on: H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

State Street Corp boosted its stake in shares of H&R Block by 3.9% in the fourth quarter. The institutional investor owned 71,760 shares of the company's stock at the end of the first quarter. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.11%. The ex-dividend date will be on Friday the 10th of March 2017. H&R Block's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 43.78%. Read More

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Barings LLC Holds Position in Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

Barings LLC Holds Position in Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

FMR LLC increased its stake in Staples by 4.5% in the first quarter. Finally, Boston Private Wealth LLC increased its stake in shares of Staples by 4.3% in the third quarter. During the same period previous year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, July 13th. Read More

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Essar Oil's Creditors Approve $12.9 Billion Rosneft Takeover

Essar Oil's Creditors Approve $12.9 Billion Rosneft Takeover

The mega $13-billion deal between Essar Oil and the Rosneft-led consortium has been red-flagged by the home ministry and Intelligence Bureau (IB). Also, the group will continue with the upstream exploration and production business. According to Essar's spokesperson, since October 2016, when the deal with Rosneft and partners was signed, Essar has invested more than ₹700 crore in the expansion program that helped increase the refinery's output by nearly 10 per cent to 20.95 million tonnes ... Read More

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Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

So far, the measures do not seem to have caused a serious shortages of supplies in shops. Trump has backed Saudi Arabia in the crisis , although his government appears to be more nuanced. Washington:A senior Qatari official says Qatar hosted the Taliban militant group based on a request from the United States, whose president, along with a number of Arab regimes, has been pressuring Doha over what they say is its support for extremist groups. Read More

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FOMC Preview: One Hike Today, One More Later In 2017

Those factors mean the Fed's preferred inflation measure will remain below the two percent target for some time, but will gradually rise to the target level over "the medium term". The administration's budget does expect the federal government's interest rate costs to rise, but that is due to the faster economic growth the program is expected to foster, Mulvaney said . Read More

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Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Cut to "Hold" at ValuEngine

The company has a market cap of $506.74 million, a PE ratio of 134.62 and a beta of 2.29. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Barnes & Noble, Inc. Pacad Investment Ltd. boosted its stake in Barnes & Noble by 48.2% in the fourth quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in Barnes & Noble by 3.2% in the first quarter. Read More

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The Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Shares Sold by M&T Bank Corp

It has outperformed by 16.21% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets' price target suggests a potential upside of 43.96% from the company's current price. Visteon Corp now has $3.07B valuation. Its down 0.04, from 0.82 in 2016Q3. Several other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The oil and gas company reported ($0.42) earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.44) by $0.02. Read More

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Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism

Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism

The FBI said Ftouhi crossed into the United States on June 16 at Lake Champlain, N.Y. He then traveled to the Flint airport on Wednesday morning and wandered about the airport for some time before the stabbing. Airport Director Craig Williams said Thursday of the maintenance worker, "I believe he saved Jeff's life". The suspect appeared in federal court in Flint on Thursday to hear the charge and will get a court-appointed attorney. Read More

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British PM welcomes Saudi crown prince appointment

British PM welcomes Saudi crown prince appointment

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef welcomes British Prime Minister Theresa May in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , April 4, 2017. The decision by King Salman to promote his son and consolidate his power was endorsed by 31 out of 34 members of the Allegiance Council, made up of senior members of the ruling Al Saud family, the royal decree said. Read More

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Russian Federation slams Trump's policy on Cuba

But Trump was leaving many of Obama's changes, including the reopened us embassy in Havana, in place even as he sought to show he was making good on a campaign promise to take a tougher line against Cuba . Refusing to negotiate domestic reforms in exchange for US concessions is perhaps the most fundamental plank of Cuba's policy toward the U.S. Embassies in Havana and Washington are to remain open. Read More

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Australia Suspends Syria Airstrikes Amid US-Russia Tensions

The drone was identified as a Shaheed-129 that displayed "hostile intent and advanced" on coalition forces at the At Tanf combat outpost used to train partner Syrian forces in the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS). "I think we're getting closer and closer to open conflict with Iran and Russian Federation, and the American public needs to know that we're moving very fast toward what could be another war inside the Middle East", Murphy told anchor Alisyn Camerota on CNN's "New Day", ... Read More

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Suspect in train station blast confirmed dead

Suspect in train station blast confirmed dead

Belgian troops shot a suspected suicide bomber in Brussels Central Station on Tuesday, officials said, adding that there were no other casualties and the situation was under control after people were evacuated. Belgian authorities searched his house in Molenbeek in the early of hours of Wednesday morning. "We do not know if the man is still alive or that he is dead", Van der Sypt added. Read More

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Growing fire leads to evacuations

More than 700 people have been out of their homes since Saturday. She wasn't there when the fire started, but people renting her cabin had to be evacuated. A major highway also remains closed for a 13-mile stretch from Parowan to Cedar Breaks National Monument. Crews working in rugged terrain during a punishing heat wave are having a tough time building containment of a wildfire that's burned almost 2.5 square miles (6.5 square kilometers) in the San Bernardino Mountains east of Los ... Read More

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Rail operates compete for chance to run first HS2 train services

Rail operates compete for chance to run first HS2 train services

The Go-Ahead Group (GOG) makes an appearance under Govia, a joint venture between the company and French transport group Keolis, with the London and South East Passenger Rail Services Ltd bid. Phase 2a from the West Midlands to Crewe will open in 2027, followed by Phase 2b from Crewe to Manchester, and finally the Birmingham to Leeds section which includes a station at Toton Sidings, due for completion by around 2032/33. Read More

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Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

Wednesday, Pelosi stressed that now was the time for Democrats to come together. But the truth is, it was a winnable contest for Democrats , who widely saw it as a test of Trump's popularity. "That said , Democratic demoralization may have some important ramifications in terms of fundraising (although as we've learned yet again, try as they might , Democrats can't necessarily just buy themselves electoral victories) as well as candidate recruitment", writes the conservative ... Read More

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Whole Foods CEO literally 'dreamed' about Amazon merger

Whole Foods CEO literally 'dreamed' about Amazon merger

That's the vision Amazon has for Whole Foods now that the e-commerce giant wants to acquire the organic grocer for some $13.7 billion in an all-cash transaction! Retail experts also told the Wall Street Journal that Amazon and Whole Foods are likely to gather data from customers both online and in-store to figure out what kinds of goods they should stock in stores, and even how they should be displayed. Read More

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How major United States stock market indexes fared on Friday

How major United States stock market indexes fared on Friday

The ADX is often used along with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of the trend. Currently, the 14-day ADX is 16.19. The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder, and it oscillates between 0 and 100. Many traders keep an eye on the 30 and 70 marks on the RSI scale. RSI can be used to detect general trends as well as finding divergences and failure swings. Read More

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Why Blackberry Shares Just Dropped 11%

BlackBerry Limited earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Alpha One's scale. The firm owned 17,836 shares of the smartphone producer's stock after selling 53,573 shares during the period. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of BlackBerry Limited from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 21st. Read More

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Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

That's according to proposed 2018 rates sought by the last two remaining providers in IN that offer coverage on the exchanges, which were created by former President Barack Obama's signature health care law. However, institutional care is mandatory under Medicaid, but the largest share of all Medicaid services is spent on home and community based services, and states have been directing more funding away from institutional care over the years. Read More

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