• Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings
Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings

The #Portland Trail Blazers pulled off a huge trade with the #Sacramento Kings during the #2017 Nba Draft . Portland was also linked to Harry Giles, who is another big man. Portland was 14-5 with Nurkic in the starting lineup. He will fit in the post alongside Noah Vonleh at power forward but could also see time behind Jusuf Nurkic.

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  • Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris plane-ordering race
Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris plane-ordering race

Airbus , which has been talking with airlines for years about improvements to the aircraft to take advantage of the latest cost-saving technologies, slowed down production of the aircraft last year as orders dried up. "Put that all that together and we think the 10 is a competitor to the 9, and I think that's why you're seeing a lot of people con...

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  • Paris attack driver 'had firearms license' despite being known to police
Paris attack driver 'had firearms license' despite being known to police

A vehicle loaded with gas bottles and guns rammed into a police van in Paris leaving the driver dead in what the interior minister said was an "attempted attack". Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on BFM television Monday that the permit was initially issued before the attacker was flagged to authorities. Authorities say a driver has rammed ...

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  • Uber CEO Kalanick to take leave of absence
Uber CEO Kalanick to take leave of absence

And Uber's performance review process must change, too, in order to prevent it from being used unfairly and to restore employee trust in the system. The board also recommended adding independent directors and replacing its chairman, co-founder Garrett Camp, with an independent chairman. Recently, Kalanick was criticised for his tone of the ema...

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  • Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC) Position Reduced by Waterfront Capital Partners LLC
Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC) Position Reduced by Waterfront Capital Partners LLC

New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust sold 11,000 shares as Aecom (ACM)'s stock declined 13.51%. Its up 9.96% from 243,000 shares previously. The stock increased 1.14% or $1.2 during the last trading session, reaching $106.52. It worsened, as 20 investors sold Kilroy Realty Corp shares while 87 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions wh...

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  • Oil firms could waste trillions if climate targets reached
Oil firms could waste trillions if climate targets reached

Exxon , BP and Shell recently voiced support for the Paris climate agreement before Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the pact. "The Conservative Case for Carbon Dividends" lays out a scenario where that price would rise each year and where carbon emissions would fall.

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  • Sears Holdings Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (SHLD)
Sears Holdings Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (SHLD)

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc restated a "sell" rating on shares of Sears Holdings Corporation in a report on Saturday, March 11th. Smithfield Trust Company acquired 6,396 shares as Bank Montreal Que Com (BMO)'s stock declined 10.55%. Over the last five days, shares have faced -8.4% losses and now is down -35.83% since hitting its 200-day moving ave...

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  • FCC proposes record fine for man in robocall scheme
FCC proposes record fine for man in robocall scheme

In reality, the calls directed consumers to "travel agencies" that served as front operations for a group of timeshare companies operating in Mexico. The company said it worked with the FCC to investigate after its customers called to complain.

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  • House approves bill that would roll back Dodd-Frank regulations
House approves bill that would roll back Dodd-Frank regulations

Legislation he voted in favor of on Thursday that will reverse numerous regulations involved in the controversial Dodd-Frank Financial reform act. The bill passed 233-186, with no support from Democrats . The bill would repeal a rule that bans banks from engaging in trading for their own profit using federally-insured deposits, or forming ...

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  • Wolves owner Fosun sees shares plummet
Wolves owner Fosun sees shares plummet

Caixin reported that the China Banking Regulatory Commission requested checks on the companies as well as Anbang and HNA Group in mid-June, without saying where it got the information. The company's Shanghai-listed pharma firm fell 8.1 percent in Shanghai. Billion-dollar hotel developments in Sydney and Queensland, a shareholding in Virgin Austra...

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  • Google VR180 cameras will make cheaper 3D VR more mainstream
Google VR180 cameras will make cheaper 3D VR more mainstream

Today, YouTube-along with Google's Daydream virtual reality team-introduced a new video format, called VR180 , as well as specs for cameras that shoot in the format. Google said the first VR180-compatible consumer cameras should go on sale this winter. So, for example, a YouTube creator won't have to worry about capturing what is behind the...

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  • Cuba blasts Trump's decision to revamp Obama-era deal
Cuba blasts Trump's decision to revamp Obama-era deal

Marco Rubio and Rep. Mario Díaz-Balart, both Florida Republicans who have called for a complete reversal of Obama's Cuba policy , and business leaders, human-rights groups and many of Trump's own advisers who wanted to preserve it. However, in practice many recent changes to boost ties to Cuba are to stay as they are. "We will face increased ...

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  • Will Walmart Bid for Whole Foods?
Will Walmart Bid for Whole Foods?

Despite being the world's largest e-commerce market, over 80 percent of transactions are still conducted offline in China. With profit margins as slim as they are, it's tougher for them to compete in a massive price war . Simply stated, the online marketer's ability to charge much less for goods or delivery could run competitors out of business. O...

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  • All US banks pass Dodd-Frank stress tests
All US banks pass Dodd-Frank stress tests

Seeking to provide some regulatory relief to community banks and other small financial institutions, bank regulators are asking Congress to consider several changes to the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform laws. Each year, regulators tweak the exam to keep banks on their toes. He noted that such redundancies cost community banks more, especially whe...

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  • Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea
Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Fred Warmbier said Trump, who was "very candid" during the telephone call, told him Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and other USA officials worked hard to negotiate his son's release. In the wake of the needless, cruel death of American student Otto Warmbier , sentenced to 15 years of hard labor essentially for a prank, Kim Jong Un is i...

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  • Resurgent tech stocks lift US indexes to records
Resurgent tech stocks lift US indexes to records

The Nasdaq composite fell 12 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 6,227. Crude futures also were lower, down 1.95%, but gold futures climbed 3.50, or 0.28% to 1,247.00. "We're in the warning area here, between $40 and $44". BUYOUT BOOST: PerkinElmer, which sells testing equipment and scientific instruments, jumped $3.68, or 5.8 percent, to $67.25 for ...

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  • Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has analysts on the Bullish side this week
Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has analysts on the Bullish side this week

A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of SYF. Trexquant Investment LP boosted its position in shares of Synchrony Financial by 346.8% in the fourth quarter. On average, equities research analysts predict that Synchrony Financial will post $2.60 earnings per share for the current year. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This st...

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  • S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end
S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end

Cengiz evaluated the fact that the two-year negotiations conducted for the partnership with the two Turkish companies regarding the Akkuyu NGS resulted in the signing of the preliminary protocol on Monday. The power plant will have a service life of 60 years and a working lifetime of 8,000 hours per year. It said the Turkish consortium plans to t...

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  • Do you have confidence in the economy?
Do you have confidence in the economy?

The dollar index, which tracks the United States currency against a basket of six rivals, was slightly lower on the day at 96.915 though above its overnight low of 96.323 plumbed after downbeat economic figures. The rate sets what banks can charge each other for overnight loans and influences the availability and flow of money in the US econ...

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  • Owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 pct stake in American
Owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 pct stake in American

Qatar's pursuit of American is the Doha-based carrier's latest move to buy shares in its Oneworld partners. American Airlines has received a notice that Qatar Airways plans to acquire a 10% stake in the U.S. American chief executive Doug Parker has joined an effort with the leaders of Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to urge a...

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