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Jun 18 2017

Amazon buying Whole Foods: Bay Area shoppers react

Meanwhile, in a letter to its customers, Whole Foods Market, Inc. Whole Foods already has a lot of in-store dining and lots of prepared foods. The Whole Foods sto...

Jun 18 2017

United Kingdom finance minister refuses to detail Brexit position

Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds is leading the DUP delegation to London as party leader Arlene Foster has returned to Northern Ireland, the spokesman said. The party has refuse...

Jun 18 2017

Recent Analysts Ratings People's United Financial Inc. (PBCT)

The company has market cap of $111.15 million. "In additon, despite Other revenue +112% y/y, a lack of bank partnerships announcements, similar to Chase, could curb enthu...

Jun 18 2017

Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader Mueller

Asked whether he had seen any reason for Mueller to be removed, Rosenstein responded, "No, I have not". Such a firing must come from the attorney general, according to...

Jun 18 2017

Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal

Gerry Adams, the party's president, and Michelle O'Neill, its Stormont leader, will be in Downing Street on Thursday, even as the prolonged Conservative talks with the ...

Jun 18 2017

UK to hold two-year Brexit parliament

He pointed to comments made by Chancellor Philip Hammond that Brexit meant the United Kingdom would definitely be leaving the single market and customs union. Monda...

Jun 18 2017

58 missing, presumed dead in London fire

Prime Minister Theresa May ordered full public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower disaster and said it was right that "this bad tragedy is properly investigated". And so...

Jun 18 2017

Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', against Islamic values

The military said such military visits have been ongoing since 2015. An agreement on a Turkish military base in Qatar was signed in 2014. In what it calls the biggest...

Jun 18 2017

Portugal forest fire kills at least 19 - government

It happened in Pedrogao Grande - a mountainous region in the centre of the country, around 150 kilometres northeast of Lisbon . Firefighters of the Portuguese National...

Jun 18 2017

Energy Transfer Equity, LP's (ETE) "Market Perform" Rating Reiterated at Wolfe Research

Currently, the market capitalization of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ( ETP ) is 23.98 Billion. After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $15.93 which represents ...

Jun 18 2017

Hospital: Scalise was on the brink of death, condition has improved 'subtantially'

CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook goes into detail about the nature of Rep. Steve Scalise's injuries. The hospital said earlier in the week that he ...

Jun 18 2017

GE names John Flannery as chairman and CEO

Mr. Immelt, 61, sold off GE's media businesses and divested the bulk of the company's lending businesses after the financial crisis. Yet investors were unimpressed. "No...

Jun 18 2017

Tory-DUP deal put on hold due to London fire

A deal with the DUP also risks destabilising Northern Ireland by increasing the influence of pro-British unionists. "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people ...

Jun 18 2017

Brexit talks to start Monday: Britain

Yesterday, May's officials scheduled the Queen's speech, marking the state opening of parliament, for next Wednesday. Mr Davis added: "In the first round we are going t...

Jun 18 2017

Schumer calls for all-senators meeting on health care

It would have added an estimated $67 million in additional tax receipts. "Is it the framework of the House-passed bill and then we're filling in our own details?" The...

Jun 18 2017

Puerto Rico Wastes Everyone's Time With Another Statehood/Independence Referendum

Only Congress can make Puerto Rico a state, and there's little appetite to do that right now. Puerto Rico's plebiscite will be held amid rising debate over the countr...

Jun 18 2017

Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey

Trump is an avid user of Twitter, with over 32 million followers on his personal account and more than 18 million people on the official presidential account. "Witch Hu...

Jun 18 2017

Passenger 'Terrorist' conversation leads to emergency flight diversion

A planeful of easyJet passengers are expected to arrive back at Stansted airport around 19 hours late after a security scare on board their flight from Ljubljana. Chris...

Jun 18 2017

Canaccord Genuity Reaffirms Hold Rating for Barratt Developments Plc (BDEV)

The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 438 ($5.54) per share, with a total value of £5,387.40 ($6,815.18). Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in Q4 2016. Th...

Jun 18 2017

Oil prices to weigh on Gulf, positive corporate news may aid Qatar

The incident came at a time of diplomatic crisis between Qatar and neighbouring Gulf countries. Furthermore, the UAE , Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain have threatened sa...