• Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city
Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city

Melbourne , the most liveable city in the world. The "liveability" of a city is ranked as per what locations around the world provide the best or worst living conditions. This year's top 10 is identical to last year's, with Adelaide, Perth and Auckland all making an appearance. Vienna, in Austria, missed the top point by only 0.1 percentage p...

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  • Trump blasts CEOs who quit advisory panels as 'grandstanders'
Trump blasts CEOs who quit advisory panels as 'grandstanders'

Intel's CEO has become the latest executive to quit one of President Trump's business councils after the president's reaction to the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank and Intel CEO Brian Krzanich followed suit later on Monday. " Under Armour engages in innovation and sp...

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  • Donald Trump hits back as five business leaders quit his jobs panel
Donald Trump hits back as five business leaders quit his jobs panel

Plank didn't give a clear reason for stepping down, but his announcement comes amid fierce criticism over Trump's response to violence over the weekend at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. In brief remarks later the same day, Trump said " many sides" were responsible for the violence, which critics said spared white supremaci...

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  • Gilas, Korea clash in knockout duel
Gilas, Korea clash in knockout duel

Meanwhile, Standhardinger, according to a report by TV5's Jutt Sulit, will play on Wednesday "pain or no pain" as the Filipinos await the victor of the Korea-Japan match to be played at 11:30 p.m. Saved for the memorable semifinal win in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena, the Filipinos absorbed some of their most painful def...

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  • Spot Gold and Dollar Slip On Friday
Spot Gold and Dollar Slip On Friday

The S&P 500 index had its biggest one-day drop in nearly three months on Thursday as investors fled riskier assets, with technology stocks leading the charge, in response to an increasingly aggressive exchange of threats between the United States and North Korea .

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  • United Kingdom wage growth beats forecasts but still lags inflation
United Kingdom wage growth beats forecasts but still lags inflation

Looking at public sector employment, there were 5.42 million people employed in the United Kingdom public sector in March 2017 (17 percent), which is 7,000 fewer than in December 2016, 20,000 fewer than year earlier and the lowest since 1999.

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  • Uber suspension stays but might be cut short, says LTFRB
Uber suspension stays but might be cut short, says LTFRB

After issuing the one month suspension of the accreditation of Uber on Monday, millions of commuters lambasted the LTFRB for the order saying that they were merely singling out Uber. "All these cases involving Uber and for that matter anyone involved in public transportation system has to understand that we need to be in some level of regulation", ...

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  • Wholesale inflation rose by 1.88% in July after easing for four months
Wholesale inflation rose by 1.88% in July after easing for four months

The June figure of 1.54 per cent was the lowest point in the new series of consumer price inflation data with 2012 base released by the government. Earlier this month the MPC voted by a majority of six versus two to maintain rates at their 0.25 per cent level, following on from weaker-than-expected inflation in June and Q2 GDP figures.

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  • Four men arrested for leaking 'Game of Thrones' episode
Four men arrested for leaking 'Game of Thrones' episode

In a statement the company said, "This is the first time in the history of Star India that an incident of this nature has occurred". The men have a connection with the company that stores the series for a streaming website . The four have reportedly been cuffed on suspicion of "criminal breach of trust and computer-related offences" and will b...

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  • TJX Shares Rise as Retailer Continues to Prove Resilience in Crumbling Sector
TJX Shares Rise as Retailer Continues to Prove Resilience in Crumbling Sector

TJX Companies , Inc. (The) also saw unusually large options trading on Monday. It has underperformed by 18.72% the S&P500. The dividend payment will be $0.313 per share for the quarter or $1.25 annualized. (The) and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the shares of TJX in repor...

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  • Principal Financial Group Inc. Raises Position in Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC)
Principal Financial Group Inc. Raises Position in Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC)

State Street Corp's holdings in Lattice Semiconductor Corporation were worth $18,776,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. On the other hand, company insiders are holding 0.50%. Analysts are projecting Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) to grow at an accelerated rate over the next five years. The stock deteriorated -15.16% dur...

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  • NDP strikes commission to raise minimum wage to $15 by 2021
NDP strikes commission to raise minimum wage to $15 by 2021

Bains also says minimum wage provisions like the daily rate for live-in home support workers, camp leaders and monthly rates for resident care takers and peace rates for farm workers will increase on a proportional percentage basis. Alberta will be the first province to offer $15 per hour by 2018, followed by Ontario in 2019. "Its overarching obj...

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  • Judge says LinkedIn can not block third-parties from accessing profile data
Judge says LinkedIn can not block third-parties from accessing profile data

US District Judge Edward Chen told Linked In it had 24 hours to remove blocks that were stopping HiQ from accessing data that was public anyway. "To the extent LinkedIn has already put in place technology to prevent hiQ from accessing these public profiles, it is ordered to remove any such barriers", Chen's order reads.

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  • Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset £11bn merger complete
Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset £11bn merger complete

Barclays has upgraded Standard Life (OTCMKTS: SLFPF ) from Underweight to Overweight in a report released on 8/15/2017. Meanwhile, Aberdeen Asset Management Chairman Simon Troughton has been appointed as deputy chairman of the enlarged group, while Julie Chakraverty, Gerhard Fusenig, Richard Mully, Jutta af Rosenborg, and Akira Suzuki remain as ...

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  • Chick-fil-A Lawsuit Says Rodent Was Baked Into Sandwich
Chick-fil-A Lawsuit Says Rodent Was Baked Into Sandwich

A Holland, Pennsylvania woman claims in the lawsuit that she found a small rodent baked into the bottom bun of a sandwich she purchases at the Chick-Fil-A in Langhorne. Manafalouti was treated for "extreme nausea" at the hospital, and is seeking $50,000 in the suit for her medical bills as well as emotional trauma, anxiety and PTSD over the inciden...

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  • Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:RR) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital
Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:RR) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

Analysts look for public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and customers of a company in order to reach an opinion and communicate the value of a stock. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides if their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". Therefore 33% are po...

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  • BidaskClub Downgrades Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) to Strong Sell
BidaskClub Downgrades Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) to Strong Sell

Whereas 10 of them predict the stock is a hold. (NASDAQ:BRKL) on Wednesday, September 16 with "Neutral" rating. Jefferies upgraded Columbia Pipeline Group Inc (NYSE:CPGX) on Thursday, October 8 to "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Friday, May 20 with "Buy". On May 16 the company was downgraded from "Buy" to "Hold" by UBS. C...

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  • Advance Auto Parts misses 2Q profit forecasts
Advance Auto Parts misses 2Q profit forecasts

The stock increased 1.84% or $1.98 during the last trading session, reaching $109.32. Advance Auto Parts shares have dropped 35 percent since the beginning of the year. Therefore 57% are positive. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Wednesday, December 14 by Atlantic Securities. ( AAP ) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $87...

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  • Go to the Movies Every Day for $9.95/Month With MoviePass
Go to the Movies Every Day for $9.95/Month With MoviePass

Lowe, an early Netflix Inc. executive who now runs a startup called MoviePass, plans to drop the price of the company's movie ticket subscriptions on Tuesday to $9.95. "The problem is that the price and risk of seeing a bad movie is high". In a press release , the companies note that after subscribing, MoviePass customers attended twice as man...

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  • Rail fares to go up again next year
Rail fares to go up again next year

RMT general secretary, Mick Cash, says: "Government policy of suppressing workers' wages while at the same time presiding over corporate welfare on our privatised railways has resulted in a toxic combination of fare rises easily outstripping wages".

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