• Discovery buys Scripps Networks for United States dollars 14.6 billion
Discovery buys Scripps Networks for United States dollars 14.6 billion

Pivotal Research reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $28.00 target price (up previously from $27.00) on shares of Discovery Communications in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Discovery Communications, Inc .is 9.1%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 50%.

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  • U.S. economy rebounds to 2.6% growth in Q2
U.S. economy rebounds to 2.6% growth in Q2

Growth in the previous quarter was even worse than previously thought: the BEA revised it to an increase of only 1.2 per cent, down from 1.4 per cent on the previous reading. It's a positive sign that Americans are opening up their wallets, especially since consumer spending makes up about 70 percent of the economy. The report could bolster expec...

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  • WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher
WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher

According to the source, the price for September Futures WTI oil increased by 1,09%, which is $47,88 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). The committee did not back capping Libyan output as it said its production was unlikely to exceed 1 million bpd in the near future compared to its capacity of 1.4 million-1.6 million bpd befo...

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  • Volkswagen Executive to Plead Guilty in Diesel Emissions Case
Volkswagen Executive to Plead Guilty in Diesel Emissions Case

District Court in Detroit. Volkswagen's fall guy, former head of compliance Oliver Schmidt , has agreed to also plead guilty in the case. Both his attorney, David DuMouchel, and a spokeswoman for the United States attorney for the Eastern District of MI declined to comment.

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  • Lyft, Taco Bell Team-Up Serves Users' Ride Needs and Late-Night Cravings
Lyft, Taco Bell Team-Up Serves Users' Ride Needs and Late-Night Cravings

Lyft and Taco Bell are collaborating for one of the best partnerships we've seen to date. Missourians might recall that their governor figured out in April that Lyft and Taco Bell go together like, well , peanut butter and jelly. The fast food chain and Lyft are set to test the feature in Orange County during the next two weekends - Jul...

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  • Spicer resigns as White House Press Secretary
Spicer resigns as White House Press Secretary

He hosted a show on "Wall Street Week", and was a contributor to the Fox News Channel . Spicer was also mocked and criticized over his controversial remark comparing Syrian President Bashar Assad and Nazi Germany's leader Adolf Hitler.

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  • Hawaii is preparing for a North Korea nuclear attack
Hawaii is preparing for a North Korea nuclear attack

However, the United States has not confirmed the news. The US will soon ban Americans from traveling to North Korea . The Reuters agency reported that information on the prepared ban had been confirmed by China's Koryo Tours operator that also organizes trips to North Korea .

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  • Perennial Runner-Up Lyft Joins Race to Develop Self-Driving Cars
Perennial Runner-Up Lyft Joins Race to Develop Self-Driving Cars

While Uber's self-driving plans have mostly been a solo effort, Lyft has announced what it calls its Open Platform Initiative , a way to develop autonomous vehicle technology in conjunction with automakers and technology companies. In a blog post , Lyft's VP of Engineering, Luc Vincent, an ex-Googler who founded that company's Street View team,...

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  • Trump Disses Rod Rosenstein: 'He's From Baltimore'
Trump Disses Rod Rosenstein: 'He's From Baltimore'

Rosenstein said he would not comment on that specific situation, which was his answer to a number of pointed questions about various topics. Rod Rosenstein was lifted from relative obscurity to serve as the nation's No. "I've got to explain that I made the decision to appoint Director Mueller based upon his reputation". Really bi-partisan suppo...

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  • Beaufort Securities Reaffirms Buy Rating for ASOS plc (LON:ASC)
Beaufort Securities Reaffirms Buy Rating for ASOS plc (LON:ASC)

Hsbc Public Ltd Com has invested 0% in Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE:MTW). TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Relx PLC (LON:REL) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc." was reported by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily. California-based Capital Intl Sarl has invested 0.35% in St. James's Place plc (LON:STJ). In other news, insider David...

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  • Ravi Shastri defends Bharat Arun's selection as bowling coach
Ravi Shastri defends Bharat Arun's selection as bowling coach

As soon as the news came out, screenshots of their statistics started pouring in as Team India fans were not happy with Shastri's propaganda, that too just days after his controversial appointment as Head Coach. "He will also be backed up by the team and I am sure Ravi will be a great replacement for Anil Kumble ", Hayden concluded. "I never...

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  • Redskins, Kirk Cousins unable to reach contract extension
Redskins, Kirk Cousins unable to reach contract extension

Cousins has made some serious bank betting on himself, but in those past two seasons he's had the players and coaches on the squad that made that a safe bet. Beathard) already in the organization. But, to look at what the president said without having more details about the deal, the offer presented to Cousins- as laid out anyway - was a pay cu...

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  • S&P 500, Nasdaq Hit Records; Dow Falls On Banks, ACA Repeal Failure
S&P 500, Nasdaq Hit Records; Dow Falls On Banks, ACA Repeal Failure

The benchmark 10-year note yield slipped to 2.28 percent, while the two-year yield hovered around 1.35 percent. Expectations of solidly higher earnings , along with fairly low interest rates, have propelled stocks to multiple records in 2017.

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  • Federal government to grant more visas to guest workers
Federal government to grant more visas to guest workers

Congress gave Kelly the authority to put around 70,000 more of those jobs out of the reach of Americans; at least Kelly limited the damage to keeping just 15,000 more Americans out of the labor market. Some employers have complained that relief on the issue was coming too late into the season, given the two months it took DHS to take action on inc...

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  • Blue Apron's kitchen nightmare: Amazon reportedly in the house
Blue Apron's kitchen nightmare: Amazon reportedly in the house

Since its IPO, Blue Apron stock has fallen almost 30%. Amazon's interest in meal kits directly undermines that pitch. The service sounds similar to meal kit delivery services like Blue Apron and HelloFresh, which regularly mail groceries to a customer's doorstep so that they can cook dishes without any extra trips to the store.

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  • Camilla glowing at 70 in new portrait by photographer to the stars
Camilla glowing at 70 in new portrait by photographer to the stars

He added: "I'm honored to document their royal highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on this very important date". Testino previously photographed Charles and Camilla in 2006 on their first wedding anniversary and took the official engagement photographs of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge in 2010.

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  • Delta Airlines Responds to Ann Coulter Criticisms:
Delta Airlines Responds to Ann Coulter Criticisms: "Unacceptable and Unnecessary"

Coulter went ballistic on social media after she was moved from the aisle seat on a flight from NY to Palm Beach, Florida, to a window seat in the same exit row. Coulter was forced to give up additional leg room on a flight, by having her seat changed, according to the Daily Mail. The airline has issued a pair of deliciously catty tweets , the ...

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  • China's economy grows 6.9 per cent in second quarter
China's economy grows 6.9 per cent in second quarter

The National Bureau of Statistics said the figures showed China's economy had become "more stable, co-ordinated and sustainable". "But global instability and uncertainties are still relatively large, and the domestic long-term buildup of structural imbalances remains".

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  • Wells Fargo tops 2Q profit forecasts
Wells Fargo tops 2Q profit forecasts

Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since July 14, 2016 and is uptrending. CLS Investments LLC raised its position in Wells Fargo & Company by 17.1% in the fourth quarter. BTR Capital Management Inc lowered its ownership in Wells Fargo & Company shares by 955 shares as reported in a filing on 07/14/2017. Therefore 0 are positive.

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  • BC wildfire status Saturday: Crews brace for potentially stormy weekend
BC wildfire status Saturday: Crews brace for potentially stormy weekend

There are more than 160 fires burning, with 14 posing a direct threat on communities, Skrepnek said. There are now 183 fires burning across the province of B.C., including 12 that have been sparked in the past 24 hours. The provincial government has also been asked to allow some movement on closed sections of Highway 97 so that people who left th...

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  • Political parties back govt's stand on Doklam situation
Political parties back govt's stand on Doklam situation

In the presence of Home Minister Rajnath Singh , External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley , Home Ministry officials made two presentations on both the issues before the leaders. The CPI (M) said the Opposition will "fully support" the Centre in its efforts to resolve the India-China standoff in Dokla...

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  • Dow ends at 2nd straight record ahead of bank earnings
Dow ends at 2nd straight record ahead of bank earnings

Shares of Target climbed 4.8 percent after the company said it expects "modest increase" in second-quarter comparable-store sales, a metric closely watched by Wall Street for retail stocks. Over the last 12 months, the all items index rose 1.6 percent. Delta Air Lines fell 2.5 percent after reporting a smaller profit and less revenue than analyst...

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  • Ex-Fifa Official Chuck Blazer dies at the age of 72
Ex-Fifa Official Chuck Blazer dies at the age of 72

He amassed a fortune as he turned Major League Soccer into a booming business in the USA and its national team into a World Cup mainstay. Disgraced US football official Chuck Blazer has died at the age of 72, his lawyers say. Blazer plead guilty to tax evasion, wire fraud, racketeering and money laundering. Blazer's NY lawyer, Mary Mulligan c...

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  • Jimmy Carter collapses at building project
Jimmy Carter collapses at building project

The Carters have made Habitat for Humanity a centerpiece of their post-White House charitable endeavors. President Carter has been working hard all week. "Any further updates will come from the Carter Center ", Reckford said at a press conference Thursday morning. The couple, married more than seventy years, was planning to help with the Winni...

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  • Oil posts solid gains ahead of U.S. supply update
Oil posts solid gains ahead of U.S. supply update

The industry was hit hard by a dramatic collapse in oil prices in 2014. Crude oil prices got a life Tuesday following a report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration that said U.S. Their global accord faced "headwinds" in the first quarter and didn't cause crude stockpiles to decline fast enough, Barkindo said. Gasoline was also tr...

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  • Tendulkar, Kohli congratulate Mithali on her feat
Tendulkar, Kohli congratulate Mithali on her feat

At the age of 19, Mithali played her third Test match. "I don't think the pressure is more than any other game", Lanning said. Mithali made her ODI debut against Ireland in June 1999, scoring a match-winning century boasts a 50 plus average.

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  • Gymboree store closing list: See which Upstate NY locations will shut down
Gymboree store closing list: See which Upstate NY locations will shut down

Closing sales are scheduled to start on Tuesday, according to the corporation's website . The stores at Virginia Center Commons, Regency Square , Chesterfield Towne Center and Stony Point will be closing. It is the Gymboree at the West Park Mall in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. The Crazy 8 brand is less profitable, has seen declining sales and fa...

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  • M&S optimistic over turnaround plan despite decline in sales
M&S optimistic over turnaround plan despite decline in sales

Not only did the clothing and homewares sector see another 1.2% drop in sales, the second consecutive decline, but the all-important food sector also saw a decline in sales, dropping 0.1%, whereas estimates had looked for a pick-up of 0.6%.

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  • Netflix and Amazon Stand Up for Net Neutrality with Day of Action
Netflix and Amazon Stand Up for Net Neutrality with Day of Action

It holds that no ISP should be able to unfairly manipulate your internet usage or your experience of the web, particularly in ways that harm other businesses. And they argue that the regulation causes them to spend less money upgrading their networks to be faster and more reliable. However, the day of action is expected to make clear that he is o...

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  • Sunac, Wanda seal China's largest property deal
Sunac, Wanda seal China's largest property deal

While the deal set a record for China's property industry, it also may bring Sun's company another claim to fame: the title of China's most indebted developer. "It doesn?t mean their businesses are in trouble". With the latest deal, Sun targeted assets from fellow-billionaire Wang Jianlin, who was among the most acquisitive Chinese tycoons up unt...

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