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by | March 18, 2017 | 01:30

McDonald's did not immediately respond to a request from the Globe for comment on the tweet, but the company posted a follow-up message saying its account had been " compromised ". The fast food company released a statement, claiming that its corporate Twitter account has been hacked. It didn't take long for the Oak Brook-based fast-food monolith to delete the smackdown, but not before the entire Internet grabbed a screenshot or two for posterity.

by | March 15, 2017 | 00:57

Metro areas from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City and Boston are seeing a combination of rain, ice and snow. Many airlines are waiving fees to allow travelers to change flights for later in the week. Tuesday. SAS cancelled all of its flights from Scandinavia to NY on Tuesday on the grounds of the blizzard conditions, impacting routes from Stockholm as well as Copenhagen and Oslo.

by | March 12, 2017 | 00:58

After reading the news, Mike Cannon-Brookes, the Australian co-founder of Atlassian, tweeted Musk to offer his support. In a follow-up tweet , Musk offered Cannon-Brookes a pricing quote for the project: $250 per kilowatt-hour of energy for 100-megawatt-hour systems, according to Reuters , which amounts to a total of $25 million for the batteries.

by | March 12, 2017 | 01:00

Time magazine famously lauded Bharara on its cover as the man who is "busting Wall Street", after he handled a string of high-profile corruption and white-collar criminal cases. "Republican Assemblyman Steven McLaughlin tweeted that the White House request was a "big mistake", urging Trump to "#KeepPreetInTheSeat". Trump's demand that Bharara resign comes days after government watchdogs wrote to the prosecutor urging him to investigate whether the president had violated the emoluments ...

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:47

Instead of calling out male Wall Street executives for obvious sexist issues, the pressure is put back on the qualified applicants being overlooked for a spot due to their gender. The new statue already seems to be captivating tourists and passers-by in New York's financial district. Understandably busy at this particular moment, Visbal has not responded to interview requests from the Cape Gazette, but she was featured as a Saltwater Portrait in the summer of 2012, shortly after completing ...

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:37

They set an "overweight" rating and a $34.00 price objective for the company. Armstrong Henry H Associates Inc. boosted its stake in Emerson Electric Company by 0.3% in the third quarter. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd. The company's P/E is 53.16 and Forward P/E ratio is 17.06.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:43

Drilling rigs have now been growing for over six months, and the increased production activity could have an impact on the OPEC's initiative to cut output. said. Commerzank noted that Russia's production would need to fall by a further 100,000 bpd in March in order to comply with the agreement. Oil's resurgence isn't confined to America.

by | March 04, 2017 | 01:10

Schumer responded on Twitter shortly after, saying that he would gladly discuss his contact with Putin under oath and would challenge his team to do the same. Mr. Trump then accused Democrats of carrying out "a total witch hunt". "There is so much panic in the U.S. political establishment over Russian Federation right now that Trump will be boxed in on what he can do", said Matthew Rojansky, a Russian Federation expert at the Wilson Center think tank in Washington .

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:57

Uber employed the program in cities including Paris, Boston and Las Vegas, and countries such as Australia, China, South Korea and Italy. The Upstate Transportation Association, a nonprofit representing the taxi industry and other transportation services in upstate NY, said in a Tweet on Friday, "There is reason to believe that Uber has used its anti-law enforcement technology in the Hudson Valley, where many illegal trips have already been reported ".

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:55

Alexander serves as the chairman of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, which funds the U.S. Department of Energy, and he is a member of the U.S. But the truth is that the president's charge can't top Perry's to-do list. But Perry's foes criticized his tepid acknowledgment of climate change, his strong ties to his state's oil and gas industry, and his lack of experience with the department's main budgetary area: the maintenance of the nation's nuclear ...

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:11

Daniela Vargas , a 22-year-old Argentinian immigrant, was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi, on Wednesday shortly after giving a speech to the media about her family's status, the Huffington Post reported . The once-safe places do not exist as such anymore. DACA status allows undocumented immigrants to stay legally in the USA to study and work for two years, so long as they commit no crimes.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:08

Snapchat's parent company Snap is working on a new hardware product, which happens to be a drone. Twitter, for example, shot up almost 73 per cent on its first trading day and now trades well below its IPO price. Meanwhile, Twitter's IPO in 2013 at $US26 per share yielded a $US14.2 billion market cap - but after an initial spike its stock has languished. But more impressively, the company's two 20-something founders officially became multi-multi-billionaires.

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:54

Bank of America Corporation assumed coverage on shares of Bank of Nova Scotia (The) in a report on Tuesday, November 1st. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of C$82.50. This represents a $3.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.95%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 29th. On 02/21/2017, KBW released a statement on Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) upped the target price from $77.00 to $85.00 that suggested an upside of 0.04%.

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:55

Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.3. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) traded up 5.32% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $41.18. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding AMTD? The business had revenue of $829 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $838.27 million.

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:54

When asked for the FCC's reaction to Schumer's inquiry, agency spokesman Neil Grace on Wednesday issued a statement to Newsday saying the chairman "is very concerned about the bomb threats being made to Jewish Community Centers across our country".

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:53

VIAV has been the topic of several analyst reports. Needham & Company LLC reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Viavi Solutions in a research report on Monday, November 7th. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 22.74 percent while its Weekly performance value is -4.56%. The company's shares were closed at $28.94.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:37

It recently upgraded the country's GDP growth for the previous fiscal year from an earlier estimate of 7.6%. The government's quarterly gross domestic product data and advance estimates for the first time captured the impact of demonetization on Asia's third largest economy.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:48

Moscow fell to second place, followed by New York City, San Francisco and Bogota, Colombia. Congestion also got worse previous year: In 2015, Inrix ranked Miami as the world's 14th-most-congested city. NY and San Francisco also have badly clogged roads. "Those kinds of factors, combined with an already strained road network leads to increased congestion".

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:56

With Brexit negotiations afoot and ongoing geopolitical concerns among the G7, the knock on effect on business confidence may slow the pace of growth in 2017, both at home and overseas. That was offset, however, by a revision to growth in the first three months of 2016 from 0.3 per cent to 0.2... Mr Hawksworth expected a slowdown in United Kingdom growth this year, predicting a fall to around 1.5 per cent as higher inflation bites into consumer spending power.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:53

One of the most high profile investments Jay Z has made also happens to be one of his most questionable. For example, the rapper participated in Uber's Series B financing round, and other investments include JetSmarter and the streaming music platform Tidal.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:54

The recent change has given its price a 25.55% lead over SMA 50 and 3.95% lead over its 52-week high. The Stock now has the market capitalization of $13.49 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 47.96 and Weekly volatility of 2.70% and monthly volatility of 2.04% respectively.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:49

The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) said Monday that at least two projectiles fired from the Sinai Peninsula had landed without incident in open areas in southern Israel. Three of the four were intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system. The group said the attack was launched "in order to teach the Jews and the crusaders a proxy war will not avail them of anything", and threatened future "calamitous" attacks.

by | February 21, 2017 | 00:52

Between 2007-11 and 2012-16, arms imports by states in the Middle East rose by 86% and accounted for 29% of global imports in the last five years. The volume of worldwide transfers of major weapons has grown continuously since 2004 and increased by 8.4 percent between 2007-2011 and 2012-2016, according to the Stockholm global Peace Research Institute ( SIPRI ) in Sweden.

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:51

The former first round draft pick (2012) had to pass through the waiver wire, and only one team put a claim on him: the New England Patriots. Besides the near-month incarceration, Floyd was sentenced to 96 days of home detention, fined $5,116 and required to perform 30 hours of community service.

by | February 17, 2017 | 00:44

Winners of the 2017 James Beard Media Awards, honoring the nation's top cookbook authors, culinary broadcast producers and hosts, and food journalists, will be announced on April 25. Maggie Huff is a semifinalist for Outstanding Pastry Chef for her gorgeous work at FT33. Wynwood's Kyu is up for Best New Restaurant, competing with heavy hitters like Bastion in Nashville, Olmsted in Brooklyn, and Le Coucou in New York City.

by | February 17, 2017 | 00:44

Buy rating has been given by 10 analysts to the company stock whereas 1 analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 13 analysts given HOLD rating. Cisco Systems has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $32.77. The number of shares now owned by investors are 752.99 mln. NASDAQ is measured to be 5.93% in conjunction with the 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 10.50%.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:13

Moosejaw, which has a large online presence and 10 physical stores in the Midwest, will continue to operate as a standalone brand, but products will be available on Walmart's Jet.com and other online sites. Wal-Mart has not disclosed what it spent on each of those acquisitions, but said it spent a total of $3.1 billion on e-commerce and digital projects in the four fiscal years to January 2017.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:15

The most unsafe person in the White House still has a job. Gen Flynn resigned on Monday - less than a month into the job - after he allegedly discussed U.S. Pence also said Flynn and Kislyak " did not discuss anything having to do" with the Obama administration's decision in late December to expel dozens of Russian diplomats.The Russians were sent home in response to allegations of Russian cyber-spying against Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential campaign.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:11

Nearly 56,000 bridges across the United States are structurally deficient, USA Today reported Wednesday (Feb. 15), citing a study by a bridge construction group. Bridges are rated on a scale of one to nine for their soundness, and a rating of four or below puts it in the deficient category. The information was compiled into ARTBA's 2017 Bridge Report .

by | February 15, 2017 | 00:50

As Sonos told the Graun, "Over recent months, there has been a significant change on the United States dollar to GBP exchange rate". In some cases, prices are increasing as much as 25%, and when we're talking about the high-end, that kind of jump can hurt.