Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Accenture's net income up on demand for digital, cloud services Accenture's net income up on demand for digital, cloud services

However, bookings were down 1% in local currency driven by a decline in Consulting, and the Energy, Chemicals, Communications and Media businesses remained pressured. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average...

Rep. Poe Resigns From House Freedom Caucus Over Health Care Stance Rep. Poe Resigns From House Freedom Caucus Over Health Care Stance

In their repeated challenges to GOP leadership, they helped drive former Rep. John Boehner from the speakership. But House leaders delayed the vote because critics from the left and right were reluctant to support it. "If they actually took this do...

Bulgaria's pro-EU Borisov set for victory, exit polls suggest Bulgaria's pro-EU Borisov set for victory, exit polls suggest

GERB, led by ex-Prime Minister Boyjo Borisov, won between 32.2 percent and 32.8 percent of the vote, while the Socialists trailed behind with 28 percent to 28.4 percent, exit polls by Alpha Research and Gallup International Balkan (GIB) said.

Trump should do a Meals on Wheels ride-along

Warren County's program serves residents of Warren and Hamilton counties. A Windsor-Essex program has been trying to provide a basic necessity to the most vulnerable for more than 30 years. But a lot of the tone of the coverage has suggested that t...

Treasury Sec. Mnuchin: Trump Has 'Perfect Genes' Treasury Sec. Mnuchin: Trump Has 'Perfect Genes'

Mnuchin said at an Axios event in Washington on Friday that the administration's goal remains to pass tax reform by the August recess. The Office of Government Ethics criticized the White House for not taking a tougher stance against Kellyanne ...

US Existing Home Sales Pull Back More Than Expected In February

The median existing-home price in February was $228,400, up 7.7 percent from the same month a year ago. "Realtors are reporting stronger foot traffic from a year ago, but low supply in the affordable price range continues to be the pest that's push...

Scrap triple lock for United Kingdom state pension, says review Scrap triple lock for United Kingdom state pension, says review

Jan Shortt, the new general secretary of the NPC, said: "It seems odd that in his first report, John Cridland went a long way to dispel the myth of generational unfairness, showing that the majority of baby boomers, and those from generations X, bo...

Kim Jong Un may be behind biggest bank heist in history Kim Jong Un may be behind biggest bank heist in history

He told reporters at the time that "Bangladesh Bank had the audacity not to inform me". The probe report on the Bangladesh Bank cyber heist has not yet been made public although the then BB governor Atiur Rahman resigned following the theft.

The EU's Chief Negotiator Says Brexit Talks Must Be Open And Transparent

Prime Minister Theresa May will officially notify the European Union of the UK's intention to leave on 29 March. In declaring that its chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, will not have a mandate to negotiate a trade deal or other future agreem...

Dunkin' Donuts Ditching The Coffee Coolatta Because Dunkin' Donuts Ditching The Coffee Coolatta Because "It Isn't Good Enough"

RIP Dunkin' Donuts Coffee Coolattas; you've been a sweet, sweet friend. "Frozen Dunkin' Coffee will offer our guests a more authentic, energizing coffee-drinking experience compared to the Coffee Coolatta", Fuqua said in an email to Mic. Dunkin' wi...

Trump touts Charter Communications' investments the company announced a year ago Trump touts Charter Communications' investments the company announced a year ago

Rutledge said all of the call centers operated overseas will be shifted to the U.S. Charter also used the press op to announce a new call center in the South Texas town of McAllen which it said will house 600 jobs. "The process of insourcing will...

Sindarius Thornwell leads SC in everything

The Bears' bench averaged 20.2 points per game during the season, but that's been boosted to 33.5 points in their two NCAA Tournament wins. Markkanen practically willed the Wildcats over the Gaels with his 16 points and 11 rebounds, but he was more...

Saudis, Other Gulf Oil Producers May Cut US Exports As Supply Swells

Saudi exports are then expected to remain around March's level for the next few months, the official said . When the OPEC started cutting the barrels per day production of its major countries, Saudi Arabia has topped the largest production cut aft...

Walker announces candymaker Haribo to build near Kenosha

The family-owned company, now in its third generation, produces 100 million gummy bears daily globally at its 16 production facilities throughout Europe. The facility will be built in Kenosha County in South-Eastern Wisconsin, the release states. ...

Wisconsin high school student hailed as hero after saving choking classmate Wisconsin high school student hailed as hero after saving choking classmate

While there are plenty of online tutorials regarding the Heimlich maneuver , it's easy to find classes in your area so a trained professional can help you learn the fundamentals. If your arms are too high, "it's not going to work", he said. "I c...

Police officer calls back IRS scammer in viral Facebook video Police officer calls back IRS scammer in viral Facebook video

Roder recommends that anyone who receives a similar call refrain from engaging the caller and just hang up. Things got worse for the con when he tries to scare Roder into wiring money, identifying himself by name and badge number. With less than a ...

Alaska Airlines to drop Virgin America brand Alaska Airlines to drop Virgin America brand

But the company will incorporate some of the notable characteristics of Virgin America, which include enhanced in-flight entertainment, mood lighting and music. Alaska Airlines also has other ideas for how to better its flights. Despite the popularit...

Keystone XL reportedly close to US State Department approval Keystone XL reportedly close to US State Department approval

Intervening would let them file legal briefs, cross-examine witnesses and present formal arguments alongside attorneys for pipeline developer TransCanada. The 60-day timeline Trump set for reconsidering Keystone XL will end Monday. Conservatives sa...

GBP Bounces Higher After Strong ONS UK Sales Data GBP Bounces Higher After Strong ONS UK Sales Data

He pointed out that Markit's purchasing manager survey indicated that United Kingdom services activity moderated to a five-month low in February and found squeezed consumer finances and increased operating costs had acted as a brake on growth.

Snapshot of Recent Traded Stock: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Snapshot of Recent Traded Stock: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ)

On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $11.58 by showing -1.03% decrease from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported. The last session's volume of 2.80 million shares was lower than its average volume of 5.77 mi...

Donald Trump Jr. criticizes London mayor following terror attacks

The alleged assailant was shot and killed at the scene. The Mayor told the Evening Standard that he had many "sleepless nights" after a bombing in NY past year, and said that London needs to be prepared for these kinds of attacks. Donald Trum...

Martin McGuinness's last political act was to usher in another new era

In a statement on the Clinton Foundation website , the former USA president said that he and his wife Hillary were "saddened" to learn of McGuinness' death and paid tribute to his "integrity and willingness to engage in principled compromise" which ...

Barbados, Jamaica in Brazilian meat bans

Brazilian President Michel Temer and Angola's ambassador Nelson Manuel Cosme eat barbecue in a steak house in Brasilia after a meeting with ambassadors from countries that import Brazilian meat, on March 19, 2017. Prosecutors said some sausages and c...

PPG rebuffed again after increasing its offer for Akzo Nobel PPG rebuffed again after increasing its offer for Akzo Nobel

In addition, AkzoNobel said PPG would have to take on large debt to finance the acquisition and that competition authories around the world put up hurdles as well. However, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, the 17th biggest investor in Akzo by firm,...

Help celebrate National Ag Day Help celebrate National Ag Day

Farmers can celebrate the affordability of food produced by our farmers and ranchers each year during Food Check-Out Week, which typically falls in early February. Northey told KNIA/KRLS News it was "great to be able to hear some of that story". As d...

Netanyahu pushes Israeli tech in China as it refocuses to the East

Trade between China and Israel has flourished since diplomatic ties were established. Half the investments in Israeli funds in 2015 involved at least one Chinese investor. Netanyahu said he was visiting China to mark 25 years since the establishme...

French far-right Le Pen to meet Chadian President Deby

A French junior minister backed Emmanuel Macron's presidential campaign on Tuesday, the first government member to do so, just hours after he reinforced his status as favourite in the first of a series of TV debates. Monday's debate was an unpreceden...

Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump gets bigger role, White House office Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump gets bigger role, White House office

Her office will be on the second floor, next to the space occupied by senior adviser Dina Powell, according to Politico . Just one week after the election, Ivanka sat in for a meeting between her father and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at...

Is Trump gutting Meals on Wheels? His budget director says no. Is Trump gutting Meals on Wheels? His budget director says no.

Others pointed out that the cuts to a number of welfare programmes were being made to balance out a significant increase in defence spending, or to the estimated cost of Melania Trump's decision to stay in NY so son Barron did not have to change scho...

Japanese Court Awards Damages to Fukushima Residents Japanese Court Awards Damages to Fukushima Residents

It was the first time that a court determined that both the Tokyo Electric Power Company , or TEPCO, and the government bore responsibility for the nuclear disaster that followed a devastating quake and tsunami in March 2011. The Fukushima nuclear p...

Disney's Beauty and the Beast Scales New Highs at Box Office Disney's Beauty and the Beast Scales New Highs at Box Office

That total broke multiple Hollywood records, including one set a year ago by Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice for the biggest March opening. And last but not least, Beauty and the Beast has allowed Disney to break a record of its own in the c...

Oil Falls on Growing US Drilling Activity

The Asian surplus will pressure global oil prices and weigh on the budgets of major oil producing nations but may also help spur growth in demand needed to soak up the excess. Looking ahead, nimble USA oil companies seem likely to keep raising output...

Laptops, Other Electronics To Be Banned On Some US-Bound Flights

The prohibition is scheduled to begin Tuesday and involves Royal Jordanian flights to New York, Chicago and Detroit, according to an airline tweet. Then, sometime this afternoon, Royal Jordanian deleted that tweet, further adding to the confusion...

Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 nations bows to U.S. pressure Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 nations bows to U.S. pressure

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tried to downplay the wording issue, arguing that the language used previously was "not really relevant" and that Washington still supports free trade. The development led to warnings over the weekend on the out...

No 'free market' in health care No 'free market' in health care

Many in Texas are keeping a close eye on the Republican bid to replace the Affordable Care Act . In the next year alone, the CBO estimates 14 million people would be left without access to coverage and healthcare. Not everyone agrees. Washingto...

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