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Seahawks warned on Richard Sherman injury reporting, won't face further punishment

The team could have faced a fine or loss of a draft pick for not disclosing Sherman's injured medial collateral ligament, but the National Football League opted for leniency. Last September, they were fined $400,000 and lost a fifth-round pick for ho...

Research Ratings: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Net in the quarter swung to a loss of $401 million or $2.68 per diluted share compared to $101 million of profit or 67 cents per share in the same quarter previous year. Assumptions have been made as to when the lands would open, but the company ha...

Utah now ranks 14th nationally in solar industry jobs

The Census defines solar workers as those who spend at least half of their time engaged in work related to the industry. The new report calculates that for total jobs, solar is now the second largest USA energy industry, second only to oil a...

Brokers expect RBA to hold

Overall, the economy is continuing its transition following the end of the mining investment boom. "The continuing subdued growth in labour costs means that inflation is expected to remain low for some time", he said. Meanwhile, 65.45 per cent beli...

Six charged over Australia's largest ever cocaine haul

Australian and New Zealand authorities have made one of the biggest ever cocaine busts off the Australian coastline. Federal Justice Minister Michael Keenan confirmed it was the largest cocaine bust in Australia's history. "This seizure is testamen...

European Union expresses 'concern' over Trump

Theresa May was attempting to use the summit to persuade her European counterparts to increase defence spending to meet North Atlantic Treaty Organisation limits, following her meeting with the President last month. He added that Trump could be a cat...

Police Warn Drivers Of Driving Drunk On Super Bowl Weekend

Last year, on Super Bowl Sunday, 69 people were killed in drunk-driving crashes. Consequences of a DUI arrest are jail time, the loss of a driver license, higher insurance rates, court fees, auto towing and fix, and lost wages from time off work.

Oil Prices Close Higher on Expectations for Lower Output

April Brent crude LCOJ7, +0.46% on London's ICE Futures exchange rose $0.17 to $56.73 a barrel. Oil Prices fell on Thursday after official data showed US crude and gasoline stockpiles rose sharply, although signs that OPEC and other producers are...

Trump to Sign Executive Actions Targeting Wall Street and Banking Reforms

So, what's in Dodd-Frank, and what parts might the Trump administration be looking to revise? "The first thing that we are going to attack is regulation, over-regulation". The deadline for implementation was supposed to be April. According to t...

Australian prime minister denies Trump canceled refugee deal in testy call

The Obama Administration agreed to take thousands of illegal immigrants from Australia. Some members of Congress are trying to defend Australia and the importance of its alliance with the USA after President Trump reportedly had a tense phone cal...

Russia ETFs Gain as U.S. Eases Sanctions on Russian Intelligence Agency

The Trump administration tweaked sanctions against Russia's intelligence services on Thursday, changing sanctions taken by the Obama administration in the wake of Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. The Treasury Department didn't respond to a req...

H&M fourth quarter pretax beats forecast, sets new growth target

The company points to higher costs because of the stronger dollar and more in-store discounts to explain the profit drop. For fashion retail in general, 2016 was at the same time a challenging year in which various external factors - including geopol...

Trump's Next Immigration Reform Targets Work-visa Programs

Arguing that they face a shortage of skilled US workers, technology companies including Microsoft and Apple say they need more H-1B visas, while critics say the programme is used as a source of low-priced labour. "It's only a question of when it wi...

Five-year-old boy handcuffed at Dulles airport

Airports have been flooded with protesters who are angry that the order, among other things, temporarily bans travel to the United States from seven Muslim-majority countries. The travel curbs began immediately, causing confusion for would-be travele...

Honda and General Motors to install new fuel cell manufacturing plant

The joint venture, Fuel Cell System Manufacturing will begin producing the fuel cell systems around 2020 at GM's Brownstown Township, Mich., plant south of Detroit , where the automaker already produces battery packs for hybrid and electric vehicles...

Protesters gather at Minneapolis airport in wake of refugee ban

Just a day after immigration protests took over JFK Airport in NY (and many others), a group of local organizers are calling for a similar event at the John Glenn Airport in Columbus. Their release came after a late-night bout of legal wrangling be...

This Day in Trump, Day 6: The Wall, vote fraud probe, waterboarding

Israel's leader has endorsed President Trump's plan to build a wall along the Mexican border. Themes discussed in Friday's call, the White House said , included the USA trade deficit with Mexico - a major concern of the Trump administration - and ...

TransCanada submits new application for Keystone XL permit

Calgary-based TransCanada yesterday said in a statement it had filed a "presidential permit application" with the US State Department for approval of the project. TransCanada first applied for a permit in 2008 seeking to build the 1,897km (1,179-mile...

McMahon questioned during Senate confirmation hearing

She also told the panel that she and her husband once declared bankruptcy and lost their home. McMahon plans to resign from all management roles at WWE and a separate company she founded to promote women's leadership and will receive only passive i...

NAR existing-home sales: 'Soft' ending to a strong year

The tighter inventories pushed up median home prices in Chattanooga previous year to $160,400, or $8,400 more than in 2015. "The only thing missing is homes for sale to satisfy demand, because there just aren't a lot of homes available to buy right n...

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Walmart Black Friday 2017 ad leaked

Walmart's Black Friday deals will begin on Thanksgiving. Black Friday ad not online yet. Want to see other Black Friday deals? There's one big benefit to Best Buy's offe...

European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

The EU economy as a whole is also forecast to beat expectations and reach robust growth rates of 2.3 pct this year (up from growth forecasts of 1.9 pct in the spring). "The governm...

Ford recalls 1.3M F-150, Super Duty trucks in North America

A frozen latch found in these vehicles may cause doors to not open or close correctly. Reuters reported that Ford has recalled over 5 million vehicles since 2016 that had issu...

Spurs sign LaMarcus Aldridge to three-year, $72.3 million extension

The kinks the two sides have been trying to work through had league observers believing Aldridge might not be long for San Antonio . He came from Portland, where he had spent ye...

Is Buying Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Here Good Idea?

Bank of America said the slowdown was "driven by less favorable market conditions across credit-related products, as well as lower volatility in rates products". Stockholders of re...

Retail inflation at 3.28% in September

According to preliminary data released by the Central Statistics Office on Thursday, the consumer price index ( CPI ) increased 3.28 per cent year on year against the August number...

US Academic Richard Thaler Wins Nobel Economics Prize

In fact, he co-authored a book, Nudge , Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness, which became a best-seller . "People make a lot of mistakes in important decisions...

Former UK PM would be questioned over rape

But it does not reach a conclusion on whether the allegations were in fact true. The investigation dealt with 42 claims in total. . He is also being looked at by Operation Whi...

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

But GM said its promise takes this commitment a step further, NBC News reported. General Motors plans two all-new electric vehicles for release in the next 18 months, the fir...

Air France flight makes emergency landing after engine blowout

Passengers were horrified when the engine fell apart following a "loud thud" and "vibration". Air France confirmed the incident but offered few details, saying passengers were ...

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Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Until Durant's free-agency flight to Golden State previous year , he and Westbrook were OKC teammates for eight seasons. It just so happens that reigning MVP and Thunder guar...

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Munich prosecutors have named the person taken into custody as Wolfgang Hatz, former board member at VW unit Porsche . So the brands lose a champion on that front, while other hig...

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , who had initially accused Uber of responding to the decision with aggressive threats, said he welcomed the apology and supported the idea o...

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Record-breaking numbers have now signed a petition calling for Transport for London to reverse its decision to strip Uber's licence in the capital. He further tweeted an ap...

Asian Shares Mostly Lower As Fed Turns Hawkish

The Fed statement on the unanimous decision following its two-day policy meeting was little changed from previous statements, reaffirming that officials expect the economic recov...