• SEC charges Rio with fraud for late coal write-down disclosure
SEC charges Rio with fraud for late coal write-down disclosure

The US SEC said that Rio Tinto , soon after completion of the deal, found the projects would produce less coal, and of a lower quality, than expected. 2013 - Rio Tinto writes off about $3.5 billion on the operation. The Financial Conduct Authority has fined Rio Tinto plc £27,385,400 for breaching Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

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  • Ford announces recall of 1.3 million vehicles due to door latch issue
Ford announces recall of 1.3 million vehicles due to door latch issue

Thankfully, Ford hasn't heard of any related accidents or injuries so far. The issue in vehicles affected by this recall is that a frozen door latch or a bent or kinked actuation cable may result in a door that will not open or will not close.

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  • 2 aviation cops who dragged doctor off United flight fired
2 aviation cops who dragged doctor off United flight fired

David Dao by his hands and feet down the aisle of an April 9 flight bound for Louisville, Kentucky. Inspector General Joseph Ferguson, who heads the midwestern U.S. Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans also has moved to force airport security officers to remove the word "police" from their uniforms and vehicles in the wake of the incident .

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  • LaMarcus Aldridge discussing extension with Spurs
LaMarcus Aldridge discussing extension with Spurs

Despite the fact that Aldridge still performed much better than other power forwards across the league throughout his time with the Spurs, it appeared as though he never quite gelled with coach Gregg Popovich or the offensive system in general.

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  • IBM launches blockchain partnership for improved cross-border payments
IBM launches blockchain partnership for improved cross-border payments

It's another step forward for blockchain technology, and IBM said that global banking leaders and financial institutions are also participating, with the intent to help expand its use. As Dream Payments provides a solution that allows businesses to sell from anywhere and accept payments from any tablet or mobile device, the goal is to help SMBs...

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  • Acal plc 2.7% Potential Upside Indicated by finnCap
Acal plc 2.7% Potential Upside Indicated by finnCap

Liberum Capital maintained GKN plc (LON:GKN) rating on Monday, May 22. Desjardins Securities maintained it with "Buy" rating and $13.50 target in Monday, August 15 report. The stock now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 281.67 ($3.74). Peel Hunt now has a GBX 575 ($7.64) target price on the stock.

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  • Iran tension and doubts over Iraq supplies stabilise oil prices
Iran tension and doubts over Iraq supplies stabilise oil prices

The Baghdad government recaptured territory across northern Iraq from Kurds on Tuesday, widening a campaign that has shifted the balance of power in the country. US President Donald Trump refused to confirm Iran's compliance over a nuclear deal that has left Congress 60 days to consider implementing new sanctions against the country.

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  • Margins tighten at Harley-Davidson
Margins tighten at Harley-Davidson

This was lower than $114.07 million, or $0.64 per share, in last year's third quarter. The company's third-quarter retails sales fell again, leading to questions about the strength of the brand . (NYSE: HOG ). Ahead of the Tuesday morning release, speculative players are active, with HOG option volume rising to nine times the norm today. Capital...

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  • Trump's Net Worth Declined by $600 Million in Past Year
Trump's Net Worth Declined by $600 Million in Past Year

Alice Walton was the highest placed woman, with a net worth of $38.2 billion, ranking the heir to the Wal-Mart Stores fortune at 13 - the same position as past year. Twenty-six people dropped off from past year, including US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. One fellow billionaire Trump tapped for his presidential cabinet was among the less fortunate...

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  • UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

UnitedHealth Group Inc notes that its net margin for the third quarter of 2017 was 4.9%. Analysts await UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH ) to report earnings on October, 17. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-four have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The stock was sold at an average price of...

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  • Two MPC members cautious about rate rise
Two MPC members cautious about rate rise

The consumer prices index increased to 3 per cent in September, up from August's 2.9 per cent and the highest reading since 2012, according to the Office for National Statistics. However, while higher interest rates would come as a boost to the pound, they could spell troubles for borrowers at a time when consumer credit, which covers personal loan...

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  • Saudi Aramco said its flotation remains on track for 2018
Saudi Aramco said its flotation remains on track for 2018

A day after the report's publication, Aramco sent an email to media dispelling the notion that the IPO could be delayed, saying instead that the IPO was indeed on track . FT said that Saudi was not too keen on the USA markets, anxious about legal risks related to legislation on terrorism, which give Americans the right to sue the oil-rich countr...

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  • Munster and south Leinster set to be worst effected by storm Ophelia
Munster and south Leinster set to be worst effected by storm Ophelia

Dublin Bus said the decision was made to ensure the safety of their customers and staff. In an additional note Met Eireaan said at present, the strongest and most damaging winds are now forecasted to affect Munster and south Leinster, particularly the southwest, south and Irish Sea coasts with the heaviest rainfall accumulations in Connacht, west...

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  • Nordstrom Suspends Plan To Go Private, Will Remain Public In 2017
Nordstrom Suspends Plan To Go Private, Will Remain Public In 2017

JWN has been the topic of several other reports. Ledyard National Bank now holds 3,667 shares with a value of $173,000. 07/14/2017 - Nordstrom , Inc. Nordstrom's revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter past year. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This article was first reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS.

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  • Vietnam, FAO ink cooperation framework in World Food Day ceremony
Vietnam, FAO ink cooperation framework in World Food Day ceremony

The U.S. administration in August issued its first written notification to the United Nations that it intends to withdraw from the April 2016 Paris Climate Agreement. "It is our intention to address the root causes of migration, such as poverty, food insecurity, inequality, unemployment and lack of social protection".

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  • Drone Hits Passenger Airplane in Canada
Drone Hits Passenger Airplane in Canada

The Skyjet flight was heading to Quebec City's Jean Lesage International Airport when the drone hit it on 12 October. The drone that struck the passenger jet last week was found to have been flying at a height of 450 meters, which is about 150 above the legal limit for drones.

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  • Food Delivery Is Now On The Menu On Facebook
Food Delivery Is Now On The Menu On Facebook

Facebook is partnering with different food ordering services in this effort including EatStreet, Delivery.com, DoorDash, ChowNow, Olo , Zuppler and Slice. These facilities are now connected to Facebook in both its original website as well as the mobile app versions of Android and iOS. Browse for food options and select "Start Order" for takeout...

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  • Faculty at Ontario colleges go on strike
Faculty at Ontario colleges go on strike

The Ontario Public Services Employees Union says it is up to the College Employer Council, which bargains for the colleges, to re-start talks. "The issues really are around what we call a better plan", said SLC union president Grant Currie.

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  • Draw In crude inventories lifts oil prices
Draw In crude inventories lifts oil prices

Crude oil prices remained supported on Friday, climbing to two-week highs following news of a third weekly decline in stockpiles, strong import data from China and recent signals the market is tightening. According to reports, Kurdish authorities have sent thousands more troops to the oil region of Kirkuk to confront "threats" from Iraq's centr...

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  • Kawhi Leonard to miss Spurs' regular-season opener
Kawhi Leonard to miss Spurs' regular-season opener

While Leonard suffered a season-ending ankle injury against the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, he is now rehabilitating tendinopathy in his left quadriceps. He aggravated that sprain in Game 1 of the conference finals and sat out the rest of San Antonio's 4-0 series loss to the Golden State Warriors. The 6-foot-7, 230-pou...

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