• Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Tumbles As Amazon Offers Geek Squad Competitor
Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Tumbles As Amazon Offers Geek Squad Competitor

But maybe not for long. It's one major advantage that the retailer continues to boast over Amazon but it appears that Amazon is now setting up its own army of trained personnel that will visit the customer to set up their "smart home". The new offers began after the company saw a higher than average return rate for smart-home electronics and st...

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  • Stock Price Bolstered Mid-Session: ClubCorp Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MYCC)
Stock Price Bolstered Mid-Session: ClubCorp Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MYCC)

ClubCorp Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MYCC)'s shares may have a significant upside to the consensus target of 18.65, but how has it been performing relative to the market? American International Group Inc. The company reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.04. Over the last 5 years, C...

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  • Trump and Asian allies seek to counter North Korean 'menace'
Trump and Asian allies seek to counter North Korean 'menace'

The Trump administration has tried to pressure Beijing to rein in North Korea, a major trading partner, to halt Kim Jong Un's development of nuclear weapons before they have the ability to threaten the United States mainland. In exchange, South Korea and the United States would refrain from major joint military exercises such as those sometimes mou...

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  • Flight attendant broke wine bottle over unruly passenger's head
Flight attendant broke wine bottle over unruly passenger's head

Shortly after, while the plane was in the air, he went to the restroom, came out to ask a flight attendant a question, and then returned to the restroom. Hudek punched one of the passengers in the face and continued to attempt to open the door. Had the plane been flying at a lower altitude, the door could have opened with the lever released h...

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  • Communal clashes unfortunate, WB government should protect all:Naidu
Communal clashes unfortunate, WB government should protect all:Naidu

BJP leaders who tried to enter some areas have been restricted and they attacked revealing that 144 section has not been imposed to restrict them. In a related development, North 24 Parganas SP Bhaskar Mukherjee has been removed and C Sudharkar Rao has been posted in his place.

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  • UK Prime Minister Theresa May's offer to European Union citizens 'falls short'
UK Prime Minister Theresa May's offer to European Union citizens 'falls short'

Mr Verhofstadt has admitted the EU could relinquish control over European citizen rights in the United Kingdom in a major climb down - saying a power-sharing agreement should be set up between Britain and the Brussels bloc. In the piece, the MEPs said May's proposal even contradicted promises made by the Leave campaign. "More ambition, clarity and ...

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  • Chinese developer Sunac to buy $9.3 billion of Wanda assets
Chinese developer Sunac to buy $9.3 billion of Wanda assets

The Chinese group, with businesses spanning real estate, films, sports and entertainment, had plans to build at least 20 such cultural projects around China. Sunac will pay for this from its cashpile that stood at over 90 billion yuan at the end of June, Caixin quoted Sun as saying. Wanda, owned by one of China's richest men, Wang Jianlin, will...

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says it supports Ukraine against Russia's 'aggressive
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says it supports Ukraine against Russia's 'aggressive

In a statement , the department said Volker will take responsibility for advancing USA efforts to achieve the objectives set out in the Minsk agreements, and accompany the secretary of state on a trip to Kiev on Sunday. Guterres spoke to journalists at the start of a meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, while making his fi...

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  • Bitcoin-Friendly Stripe Strikes Major FinTech Deal with China's Alipay, WeChat
Bitcoin-Friendly Stripe Strikes Major FinTech Deal with China's Alipay, WeChat

According to a statement from Stripe, merchants working with the company's dashboard can already activate payment options and make them available to Chinese consumers. Stripe's checkout flow will give Chinese consumers the option to purchase using the platform of their choice. "If you are an internet business this unlocks a new vast customer ba...

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  • Elon Musk shows off Tesla's first Model 3
Elon Musk shows off Tesla's first Model 3

The $35,000 (£27,100) auto is Tesla's first mass market vehicle and the first 30 owners will get behind the wheel on 28 July. In the meantime Tesla said it anticipates to deliver more Model S and Model X cars in the second half than in the first six months, "provided global economic conditions do not worsen considerably".

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  • Orient Overseas shares jump most in eight years after Cosco takeover offer
Orient Overseas shares jump most in eight years after Cosco takeover offer

OOIL's shipping subsidiary, OOCL, has a 2.7 percent slice of the market. The shipping operator offered HK$78.67 for each OOIL share, a premium of 37.8 per cent over the latter's closing price of HK$57.10 on its last trading date, according to documents filed by the companies on Sunday with the Hong Kong and Shanghai stock exchanges.

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  • 7th Pay: Centre Notifies Ministries, This Month's Salaries To Reflect Revised Allowance
7th Pay: Centre Notifies Ministries, This Month's Salaries To Reflect Revised Allowance

The government has notified higher allowances including house rent allowance or HRA , under the 7th Pay Commission , for its 4.8 million employees and 5.2 million pensioners. HRA as per the previous pay commission was 30%, 20%, 10% for cities categorized in X, Y, Z tiers. However, the HRA percentage will change to 27%, 18% and 9% if DA crosses 25...

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  • Butte County Wall fire scorches 4400 acres as thousands evacuate
Butte County Wall fire scorches 4400 acres as thousands evacuate

As of Sunday morning, 1,086 personnel were working to fight the flames of the Wall Fire, which has spread to 4,400 acres and is 17 percent contained, according to Cal Fire. The Butte County Sheriff's office says it stretches south of Swedes Flat Road and between Oro Bangor Hwy and Robinson Mill Road. In addition, evacuation warnings have been p...

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  • Kuwait airline says U.S. laptop ban lifted
Kuwait airline says U.S. laptop ban lifted

The United States in March barred all electronic devices larger than a mobile phone in the cabins of direct flights to the U.S. from 10 airports in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa, only allowing them in hold luggage. On 29 June, the United States announced enhanced security measures for flights to the country, which require additional ti...

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  • Luka Modric warns teammates that leaving Real Madrid is a step 'down'
Luka Modric warns teammates that leaving Real Madrid is a step 'down'

However, it is hard to envisage Ramos beating Ronaldo and Messi to be crowned the best player in the world. "He knew how to get the most out of every player and that helped us to reach the end of the season in top form", he said. These last years have been all about both Leo and Cristiano, but, for example, Cannavaro, who was my partner, also won...

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  • 60% of voters back Trump's travel ban
60% of voters back Trump's travel ban

Under Trump's travel ban , travelers from the six countries affected may enter the USA if they have a " bona fide relationship " with someone who lives in the country, the Supreme Court ruled last week. The guidelines created exemptions for parents, spouses, children, adult sons or daughters, sons and daughters-in-law and siblings, accordi...

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  • Jay Z '4:44' CD Version To Include Bonus Tracks
Jay Z '4:44' CD Version To Include Bonus Tracks

Jay-Z has had 13 solo platinum albums , which his label Roc Nation says is more than any other hip-hop artist. "Props to JAY , he's done it again!" the RIAA also tweeted alongside a photo of the rapper posing with his plaque. Spotify has notably not been included at this point, with Jay-Z's music catalog still remaining conspicuously a...

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  • Political crisis in Nagaland, Zeliang stakes claims to power
Political crisis in Nagaland, Zeliang stakes claims to power

Earlier, former Chief Minister TR Zeliang staked claim to form the government claiming that he enjoyed the support of 41 of the 59 MLAs, after a majority of ruling NPF legislators rebelled against the chief minister. In his letter to Governor Acharya, Mr Zeliang said, "The legislators also urged the present Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu ,...

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  • Rohit, Rahul return for Sri Lanka Tests; Nair dropped
Rohit, Rahul return for Sri Lanka Tests; Nair dropped

The opener was nursing an injury and missed Indian Premier League (IPL), ICC Champions Trophy and the West Indies tour. The two sides will also play a five-match ODI series and a single Twenty worldwide. R Ashwin, the man of the series on that occasion, will marshall the spin attack with Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav for company. The four spe...

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  • The Stifel Nicolaus Reaffirms
The Stifel Nicolaus Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)

The stock closed the most recent session at $30.46 after seeing 153743 shares trade hands. Linscomb & Williams has an ownership of 13,144 stocks of the pipeline firms shares valued at $420,000 after scooping up an extra 2,782 shares through out the quarter.

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