Monday December 18-th, 2017

Lane Johson's 10-game suspension is official Lane Johson's 10-game suspension is official

Johnson tested positive for a banned substance this summer, marking the second infraction during his four-year National Football League career, and he appealed the ruling last week. He appealed the 10-game suspension and participated in a hearing las...

German companies ready to provide capital for Deutsche Bank - Handelsblatt German companies ready to provide capital for Deutsche Bank - Handelsblatt

The focus is on German giant Deutsche Bank, whose share price has hit 30-year-lows after US regulators announced they are seeking a $14 billion fine over a misselling scandal. In a press release, Karl von Rohr, a member of Deutsche's Management ...

Clinton proposes tax relief for families with young kids

She wants to do that through mentorship programs and by expanding federal funding for programs that target small business development. The article "How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans", written by Christopher S.

Facebook Reportedly Gets GBP 11.3 Mln UK Tax Credit Facebook Reportedly Gets GBP 11.3 Mln UK Tax Credit

New figures released today show that Facebook made £210 million in revenues but only paid £4.17 million in corporation tax for 2015. So it does still appear there's significant tax avoidance going on the in UK. The credit stemmed from tax rules lin...

Kerry: US on verge of ending Syria talks with Russia

Kirby warned that " Russia will continue to send troops home in body bags, and they will continue to lose resources-even, perhaps, more aircraft" if it doesn't change its position. A top Russian diplomat meanwhile called a USA threat to halt coopera...

Buffett responds to Trump's tax comments

For the first time in 40 years, a presidential candidate is set to keep his tax returns hidden from the public. The tax filings, which were sent anonymously to the Times in the mail, revealed that in 1995, Trump reported a $916 million loss, whic...

Third report of 'safe' Note 7 fire

While Samsung's statement is to wait and see what the investigation will yield before they do anything, USA carriers have been more pro-active in reacting to this latest incident. Samsung and USA officials announced the recall after 92 reports of...

How to watch Germany vs. Czech Republic

Germany stay top of Group C on goal-difference from surprise-package Azerbaijan on the road to Russian Federation 2018. Germany's head coach now wants a repeat performance against Northern Ireland in Hanover to preserve their flawless record and ...

Amaya in Talks With William Hill on Potential All-Stock Merger Amaya in Talks With William Hill on Potential All-Stock Merger

That's the time frame in which former Amaya CEO David Baazov, a couple of other Amaya execs, and several people closely associated with Baazov were charged with insider trading by Quebec's financial regulatory body. The FTSE 250 betting company confi...

Wells Fargo CEO hammered over sham accounts scandal

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Wells Fargo will pay $24 million to settle allegations that it mistreated members of the military - including illegally repossessing their cars. Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), a member of the U.S. House Committee on Over...

Theresa May sets out vision for a 'new centre ground'

May said Britain is not stepping back from its global commitments, adding: "change has got to come and we are going to deliver it". The Prime Minister also warned that leaving the European Union will not be "plain sailing", in a fresh indication of...

'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' tops Box Office! 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' tops Box Office!

Jackson . "Deep Horizon" was directed by Peter Berg; which tackles about the BP-oil spill tragedy that transpired in 2010. The last new movie of the weekend was the comedy ensemble MASTERMINDS, which couldn't even crack the top five. Paul Dergarabe...

Marvel's Iron Fist Hits Netflix March 17

All 13 episodes of Iron Fist will be available to stream on Netflix on March 17th, 2017. It's also going to depend on what happens in The Defenders and the other Marvel shows on Netflix, but we have some pretty good ideas about where Luke Cage ...

Gap Inc announces sales results for the month of September, shares up Gap Inc announces sales results for the month of September, shares up

The BOD of CSX Corporation (CSX) agreed an $0.18 per share quarterly dividend on the firm's ordinary stock. The closely watched same-store sales metric was down 3%, negatively impacted by three percentage points by a Fishkill, NY, distribution center...

Qatar commits to up to 100 Boeing aircraft in $18.6 billion order Qatar commits to up to 100 Boeing aircraft in $18.6 billion order

Qatar Airways also signed a letter of intent to purchase up to 60 of the narrow-body Boeing 737 valued at about $6.9bn. In a joint press announcement Friday in Washington, D.C., Boeing Co. The companies did not release a time-frame for deliveri...

Twitter surges after report that it may be on the block

According to sources familiar with the matter, Twitter's board of directors is largely looking forward to striking a deal with a larger company, but now, there's no assurance that the company will be sold to the highest bidder. The first is a fam...

Yahoo gave U.S. intel agencies access to email accounts

Previously, there has been similar cases of USA agencies scanning already stored messages or just a small number of emails in real time. Scanned ... NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo responded again Wednesday to a report that it scanned incoming email to...

18 killed in suspected Turkish strikes in Syria

As well as operating a naval facility in Tartus, Russia runs an air base outside the Syrian coastal city of Latakia, which now houses warplanes used in its bombing campaign in support of ally Assad. The village is in an area controlled by the Islamic...

Top German Firms Said Ready to Provide Capital for Deutsche Bank Top German Firms Said Ready to Provide Capital for Deutsche Bank

As prospects for growth in low income countries become more challenging, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has introduced zero interest rates on all its concessional facilities until 2018. " Deutsche Bank , like many other banks, has to look at ...

Pakistan to raise $1 billion through Islamic bonds Pakistan to raise $1 billion through Islamic bonds

Ishaq Dar it was important to note that the "Subscription Agreement" with Joint Lead Managers provided that the certificates or interests therein will not be offered, sold or transferred directly or indirectly in Pakistan, to residents of Pakistan, o...

First Niagara branches to transition to Key Bank this weekend First Niagara branches to transition to Key Bank this weekend

Tuesday, Oct. 11. The newly converted and existing KeyBank branches are expected to reopen Tuesday, including online and mobile banking systems. The new KeyBank branch network created by the merger will include 304 former First Niagara branches i...

Walt Disney World closes in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew landfall Walt Disney World closes in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew landfall

Walt Disney Co . plans on closing its theme parks, water parks and other properties in central Florida by 5 p.m. Yesterday Disney announced that it was relocating guests from Fort Wilderness, Disney's Polynesian Villas bungalows, and the Saratoga S...

Yahoo may have allowed US government to search user emails

It is said to be the first time a US internet company has been caught searching all incoming messages on behalf of a spy agency. But the company was querying for a "set of characters", possibly a phrase in an email or attachment, according to Reuter...

Clown sightings reported in Orono

One of the posts that has been going around says that police are warning everyone to stay inside and keep your doors and windows locked. Cox said Springfield police don't have any evidence of creepy clowns engaging in any criminal activity, but cit...

You can now get burritos in Greggs You can now get burritos in Greggs

High Street bakery chain Greggs has posted strong summer sales on the back of demand for its new range of healthier options such as salads, low calorie soup and yoghurt and growing demand for a breakfast coffee. Newcastle-based Greggs said its st...

Detached home sales plummet almost 50 per cent in Metro Vancouver Detached home sales plummet almost 50 per cent in Metro Vancouver

The board's benchmark home price for all residential properties was $931,900 last month, which is 28.9 percent higher than September 2015. Sales of detached homes have plummeted, but home prices continue to rise year-over-year in Metro Vancouver's ...

Dividend Paying Stock: Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IRT) Dividend Paying Stock: Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IRT)

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Brokerage firm Bank of America Maintains its rating on Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR). During the same period previous year, the company earned $0.53 earnings per share....

Is the Janus Henderson deal a boon for investors?

Henderson Global Investors and Janus Capital are to merge, creating a $320bn-plus (€285bn) asset manager focused on active fund management. Henderson is now also listed in London. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom...

Sound Of Shofar Brings In Jewish New Year Sound Of Shofar Brings In Jewish New Year

Synagogues in the larger cities usually have ticket policies with members getting reserved seating, since attendance during the High Holy Days is typically the highest of the year. The Yom Kippur children's service is similar, except the activiti...

Mets lose 5-2 to Phillies, get set for wild-card game

As for who will win I would say the Giants will probably move on to play the Cubs simply because the Mets have too many injuries and "Mad Bum" is nothing short of dominant in important games like this. Less than a week earlier, the Mets had also acti...

Israelis Pay Respects to Peres; Clinton Arrives in Israel

In a statement , she wrote that Peres advocated organ donation when he served as Israel's president. He said officers were also monitoring social media for potential attackers. In that role, Peres had bagged the Oslo Peace Accords wherein he was ...

Hackers have attempted more intrusions into voter databases — Federal Bureau of Investigation director Hackers have attempted more intrusions into voter databases — Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Director Comey rejected any notion the case would be reopened. "If we were to recommend she be prosecuted that would be a double-standard", Comey said. Comey was asked during a Wednesday congressional hearing whether it had been confirmed that the ...

Trump's 1995 tax records suggest no federal taxes for years

One might ask how a piece could reflect well on Trump when it showed he lost $916 million in one year and may have used that loss to avoid federal income taxes for much of the next two decades. The Times explained that it obtained his New York ...

Clinton leads Trump by 5% in USA presidential poll

But after negative reviews of his debate performance rolled in, Trump suggested on Fox News Tuesday morning he may be harder on Hillary Clinton in the next debate and threatened to bring up Bill Clinton's past behavior. A Suffolk poll conducted in mi...

Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse

The tribe says they provided documentation of sacred sites along a two mile stretch in the pipeline's path. Though images and videos of the raid were shared widely on social media, as others noted, there was no corporate media coverage of the arre...

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