• Ford sacks CEO Mark Fields, appoints Jim Hackett as successor
Ford sacks CEO Mark Fields, appoints Jim Hackett as successor

Hackett's experience will be a huge change from Fields, who was the definition of a company man. Fields was recruited by Ford in 1989 and worked his way up through the business, starting with regional positions and moving up to the Chief Operating Officer by 2012.

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  • BA flights restored but questions remain after weekend IT meltdown
BA flights restored but questions remain after weekend IT meltdown

BA chief executive Alex Cruz announced that a full investigation would take place into the failure which affected 75,000 passengers as thousands of flights were cancelled. Sadly, we couldn't find any newer photos of BA's data centres. "BA have made substantial profits for a number of years, and many viewed the company's actions as just plain ...

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  • The United States first tested the newest anti-ballistic missile interceptor
The United States first tested the newest anti-ballistic missile interceptor

Boeing serves as the prime contractor on the GMD program and collaborates with an industry team to integrate updates to the system: Raytheon says that its Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle served as the ICBM's interceptor; Raytheon also is behind the X-band and AN/TPY-2 radar systems used during the test.

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  • Amazon Joins the $1000 Club, Pushing Value of Online Goliath
Amazon Joins the $1000 Club, Pushing Value of Online Goliath

Analysts await Amazon . com , Inc. Allen Investment Management Llc sold 1,800 shares as Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. As the market reopened after its Memorial Day hiatus, stocks in general traded slightly down, which didn't help Amazon to finish above $1,000.

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  • NBA Finals MVP Odds: Kevin Durant favored to win 5/31/17
NBA Finals MVP Odds: Kevin Durant favored to win 5/31/17

You look at where we're at now and where we were past year, I think we're in a better position going into these finals. "I've always loved that, putting people in a position of power to feel like they can make a change and make things happen".

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  • Amazon Alexa Now Supports iCloud Calendars
Amazon Alexa Now Supports iCloud Calendars

As of today, you can connect your existing iCloud calendar to a device like your Amazon Echo through the Alexa app on your smartphone. With the update, iCloud calendar users can review and adjust current calendar events and issue commands to add new appointments to their schedules.

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  • Feds still committed to Paris Accord, Environment Minister McKenna says
Feds still committed to Paris Accord, Environment Minister McKenna says

The finance minister also says Canada will continue to work towards its commitments but did not directly answer when asked if our businesses would be at a competitive disadvantage if USA companies don't have to play by the same climate rules.

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  • Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal
Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal

Musk's tweets come amid discussions that Trump was looking to make good on his campaign promise to pull from the accord, with the president expected to make his decision public sometime this week. carbon emissions to near 30-year lows, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. "If this is true", Mark Ruffalo , 49, said after he...

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  • Pound To Euro Exchange Rate: Sterling Slips After Predictions Of Hung Parliament
Pound To Euro Exchange Rate: Sterling Slips After Predictions Of Hung Parliament

Much of the Pound's rally through the April-May period has been premised on the assumption that Theresa May would gain a stronger majority in Parliament which would allow her a firm hand in upcoming Brexit negotiations . "Our base case scenario is the Conservatives will ultimately win a larger majority - which could see cable (sterling/dollar)...

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  • Capital Advisors Inc. OK Has $2.54 Million Stake in ConocoPhillips (COP)
Capital Advisors Inc. OK Has $2.54 Million Stake in ConocoPhillips (COP)

The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $53.15. About 226 shares traded. It has underperformed by 32.78% the S&P500. 155,168 were accumulated by Nikko Asset Mngmt Americas. Quantitative Invest Management Limited Co holds 0.09% or 69,300 shares. Crossvault Mgmt Limited Liability owns 107,565 shares or 3.64% of th...

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  • NASA mission finds swirling storms at poles, weird magnetic fields — Jupiter revealed
NASA mission finds swirling storms at poles, weird magnetic fields — Jupiter revealed

Jupiter's swirling atmosphere looks more yellow and orange when it's basking in the sunlight. "It's diffuse, it's not as concentrated as we thought". "However, there's a north-south asymmetry", Bolton said in the statement . Unlike Earth, where auroras are caused by particles coming from the sun and crashing into the Earth, Jupiter's particle s...

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  • British PM Candidates Clash Over Brexit In TV Grilling
British PM Candidates Clash Over Brexit In TV Grilling

At the moment we have a system which separates out in the sense that a child of wealthy parents may well be able to go to a paid-for preschool or nursery facility. My point is it's quite troubling, it's a policy you're launching today, Mr Corbyn , and you don't know how much it's going to cost. Corbyn said he wanted to come back to the issue o...

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  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN)

Cypress Asset Management Inc decreased V F Corp (VFC) stake by 13.98% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Cohen & Steers Inc sold 46,379 shares as Eaton Vance Tax Man Global Br (ETW)'s stock rose 6.50%. The rating was downgraded by JP Morgan on Monday, January 11 to "Neutral". The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $84...

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  • England slump to 20-6 in five overs against South Africa
England slump to 20-6 in five overs against South Africa

The English team would be seeking their second major ICC title in this edition of Champions Trophy. However, there was disappointment for India in the bowlers chart as not a single cricketer from the country features in the top 10 list which is being headed by Kagiso Rabada of South Africa .

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  • McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats
McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats

The burger chain is relying on Uber Technologies Inc .'s UberEats to handle the "McDelivery" program, which is now available from more than 2,000 locations. McDonald's started testing delivery in several Florida markets and has quickly expanded it to other markets this year. In all, McDonald's says "McDelivery" is now available from more than...

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  • Sterling drops on fears Tories could fail to win an outright majority
Sterling drops on fears Tories could fail to win an outright majority

The prime minister called the snap election in a bid to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations, to win more time to deal with the impact of the divorce and to strengthen her grip on the Conservative Party . It is suggested that the sudden surge in young voters motivated by Corbyn's popular policies, such abolition of student fees, lies behin...

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  • Palo Alto Networks delivers strong Q3 results
Palo Alto Networks delivers strong Q3 results

While trading at volume above than average, Palo Alto Networks , Inc. Billings were $544.1M, up 12% from the prior year's quarter. It has underperformed by 18.00% the S&P500. Robotti Robert increased Insteel Industries Inc (IIIN) stake by 26.05% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Pioneer Management Incorporated invested in 362,391 shares.

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  • Malta's jobless rate remains among EU's lowest
Malta's jobless rate remains among EU's lowest

The lowest unemployment rates were recorded in the Czech Republic, Germany and Malta, while Greece and Spain saw the highest rates. Eurozone unemployment rate was the lowest in more than eight years in April, figures from Eurostat showed Wednesday.

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  • Official says Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal
Official says Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal

He said he'd be announcing his decision "very soon". For more than a year, Chinese and European Union officials have been working behind the scenes to agree a joint statement on climate change and clean energy. The official said, however, there may be "caveats in the language" that Mr Trump uses to announce the withdrawal - leaving open the pos...

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  • Teachers Advisors LLC Boosts Position in Liberty Tripadvisor Holdings Inc (LTRPA)
Teachers Advisors LLC Boosts Position in Liberty Tripadvisor Holdings Inc (LTRPA)

The Company's subsidiaries include TripAdvisor, Inc., which owns and operates a portfolio of online travel brands, and BuySeasons, Inc., which owns and operates BuyCostumes.com and the Celebrate Express (BuySeasons) family of Websites. According to the past 12 months report, the income was nearly $-92.10M and sales remained $0.20M. A ratio over one...

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