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Oct 06 2017

Prediction: Republic of Ireland vs Moldova

FOR the Republic of Ireland , the flawless scenario is Wales lose in Georgia tonight and the Irish grab an early goal against Moldova and saunter to a handy victor...

Oct 06 2017

Fearless Girl company discriminated against women by underpaying them

Wall Street's " Fearless Girl " statue became a spectator favorite as a symbol of female empowerment and gender equality, but a federal report found that female empl...

Oct 06 2017

Oil Rises 2 Percent, Boosted By Potential OPEC Deal

It was subsequently extended through March 2018. Under the agreements, Saudi Arabia is set to buy S-400 air defence systems, Kornet anti-tank guided missile systems...

Oct 06 2017

Facebook to build $1B data center in Virginia

Facebook keeps expanding its footprint in the United States. Company officials said it would be one of the most advanced and energy-efficient data centers in the world...

Oct 06 2017

Tesla can rebuild Puerto Rico grid, Musk says

On Thursday, Musk tweeted that his company has built solar grids for many small islands, adding that there "is no scalability limit, so it can be done for Puerto Rico ...

Oct 06 2017

After conference fiasco, are May's days at No 10 numbered?

Many in the audience said she won them over. Shapps told Sky News that May is "a very decent woman" but without a new leader the Conservatives "may be in a holdin...

Oct 06 2017

Stocks rise in Asia, riding Wall Street winning streak

Dow futures were flat at 22.607.00 and S&P 500 futures were almost unchanged at 2,536.40, pointing to a slow start for Wall Street. The Nasdaq composite also hit in...

Oct 06 2017

Portrait emerging of Las Vegas shooter as man 'descending into madness'

During the Las Vegas shooting , which took place at the Route 91 Harvest Festival, Danley was in the Philippines. It is unknown where Paddock obtained the majority of ...

Oct 06 2017

Stocks to Keep Your Eyes on Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)

Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in Bank of America Corporation by 0.8% during the first quarter. Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) ended its day at $112.74 with the...

Oct 06 2017

Jobless Claims Drop in Return to Normalcy After Hurricanes

Average hourly earnings are forecast increasing 0.3 percent in September after rising 0.1 percent in August. "The impact on tomorrow's report is highly uncertain, but o...

Oct 06 2017

Hurricanes Expected To Knock 100000 Jobs Off The Next Jobs Report

In Texas, Harvey's unprecedented flooding left neighborhoods under water and temporarily knocked out a big chunk of US oil refining. Two weeks later, Irma cut power to at...

Oct 06 2017

Hurricanes may have wiped out as many as 125000 jobs from September

Economists said unsalaried workers would be most affected. In what was a busy day on the economic calendar for top-tier data investors cheered upbeat initial jobless ...

Oct 06 2017

USA initial jobless claims drop more than expected

The unemployment rate is expected to remain at 4.4 percent in September, and average hourly wages are expected to rise 0.3 percent, according to Thomson Reuters. "It's go...

Oct 06 2017

Ryanair offers its pilots improved pay and conditions

Ryanair announced its first set of cancellations in mid-September when, in order to comply with new aviation rules relating to logbooks, it cut 2,100 flights as it rearr...

Oct 06 2017

Payday lending rule has major industry implications

Before Thursday's announcement, the only federal regulation that applied to the payday lending industry was the Military Lending Act, which places interest-rate and debt-...

Oct 06 2017

Tories divided on Theresa May after nightmare speech

Calling it a "deep and special partnership", May reassured European citizens living in the United Kingdom that they are welcome here and urged negotiators to reach agreem...

Oct 06 2017

Spain king denounces Catalan independence bid

Catalan authorities "have placed themselves outside the law and democracy, they have tried to break the unity of Spain and national sovereignty", he said , according t...

Oct 06 2017

Google Home Mini is donut-sized harbinger for Google Assistant upgrades

Smart Sound automatically adjusts for where users place Max in a room. It doesn't take a genius to figure out that Google's going right after Apple's new HomePod s...

Oct 06 2017

US Homes With Smart Speakers More Than Triple From Year Ago

The launch of the Sonos One seems to be a direct response to Apple using the company in the marketing of its HomePod earlier in the year, criticising previous So...

Oct 06 2017

EPS for Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) Expected At $0.36

It has outperformed by 1.70% the S&P500. If the indicator travels under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold. The firm bought 6,053 shares of the real estate i...