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by | November 29, 2017 | 00:55

Federal District Judge Timothy Kelly - who was nominated to his position by Trump in June - ruled Tuesday that, while the deputy normally does slide into the director's office when there's a vacancy, the president retains the option to choose someone else.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:50

Roark has mounted a turnaround at Arby's since buying that chain from Wendy's in 2011, targeting core fast-food customers with a focus on protein-heavy sandwiches. "Buffalo Wild Wings is one of the most distinctive and successful entertainment and casual dining restaurant companies in America", said Paul Brown, CEO of Arby's Restaurant Group, in a statement.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:41

With an institutional ownership near 0%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 0. United Kingdom cinema chain Cineworld has approached U.S. peer Regal Entertainment about a potential takeover, sources said on Tuesday, amid mounting competition in the industry.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:31

According to Law360, a California judge ruled in Waymo's favor on Tuesday after Waymo accused Uber of hiding evidence that was discovered by federal prosecutors. His lawyer subsequently wrote a 37-page letter summarizing allegations that Uber used an espionage team to steal its competitors' trade secrets and tried to hide the misconduct by using computers and other devices created to leave no digital trails.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:53

The UK economy is set to grow at a faster rate than expected next year, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said on Tuesday, as it warned that economic growth will be stunted by Brexit . The world economy is expected to register a 3.6 percent increase in 2019. Due to continuing uncertainty over the outcome of negotiations around the decision to leave the European Union and the impact of higher inflation on household purchasing power, the U.K.'s growth slowdown was ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:22

The family has the right to sell its shares to Scotiabank under the same terms. Scotia's Canadian banking profit rose 12 per cent in the fourth quarter to $1.07 billion, with much of that growth coming from a one-time gain tied to the sale of its HollisWealth unit earlier this year.

by | November 28, 2017 | 15:28

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by | November 28, 2017 | 15:24

Kennedy International Airport. The Virgin Atlantic plane had to be towed away, the FAA said. The right wing of an EgyptAir Boeing 777 heading to Cairo collided with the left wing of the Virgin Airbus A330, say reports. A tweet from the Port Authority Police Department confirms that both aircraft returned to the terminal and that there were no injuries. No one was injured, said Lenis Rodrigues, a spokeswoman for the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:39

Amazon.com Inc closed up 2.6 per cent at a record high. Fair weather across much of the nation also was factor, said National Retail Federation President Matthew Shay. More seriously, in Missouri a man was shot outside a mall, while in Houston, one person was shot and one stabbed. The growing online shopping trend has forced the toy chain Toys R Us and apparel retailers True Religion, The Limited, Rue21 and Payless Shoe Source to file for bankruptcy in 2017.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:38

Reza Zarrab, 34, stopped appearing in court in the two months leading up to his scheduled trial, prompting Turkey's prime minister to suggest he has reached a plea deal with US authorities. U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman, who is overseeing the case, said Turkey's government should provide evidence if it thinks the defendants are being unfairly prosecuted, rather than hurling criticism at prosecutors.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:35

This time Barclays was hit by the focus on... For the first time since 2014, when Threadneedle Street conducted its first annual stress tests, the major lenders have not been required by the United Kingdom central bank to raise billions of pounds more of capital to strengthen their finances.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:28

Shocking footage of whaling in Australian waters has just been released. NSW Environmental Defender's Office filed an urgent Freedom of Information application on behalf of Humane Society International in 2012 calling for the video's release.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:19

Last year, according to Forbes, Cyber Monday sales amounted to $3.45 billion, making it the biggest day ever in US e-commerce history. Below are some tips that could help you get the best deals possible. "If it's in your basket, they will recognize that you want it and you may be offered a discount or a deal on something that wasn't originally listed".

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:23

The stock rose 0.13% or $0.15 reaching $114.8. The hedge fund run by James Dinan held 5.38 million shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $588.54M, up from 3.19M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Farallon Capital Management LLC now owns 6,425,000 shares of the semiconductor provider's stock valued at $703,216,000 after purchasing an additional 1,520,000 shares during the last quarter.

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:23

In February 2016, TRAI ruled in favour of net neutrality by prohibiting discriminatory tariffs for data after an extended campaign by internet activists, who argued that Facebook's Free Basics platform and other offerings by Indian telecom companies violated net neutrality principles.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:30

In addition to its tender offer to existing Uber shareholders at a $48 billion valuation, the Japanese technology conglomerate will invest at least $1 billion in Uber at its $69 billion valuation, said the people, who asked not to be identified discussing the private terms of deal.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:20

There's even a short appearance by Police Commissioner Mike Bush, a police cat and the Auckland Police pipe band. The stars in the video include more than 70 police officers as well as New Zealand's Police Commissioner. "The NZ Police have done it again and produced an awesome police recruitment video", PC Mark Walsh of the Hampshire Police in the United Kingdom tweeted.

by | November 28, 2017 | 05:52

The move, announced last week, comes after a BuzzFeed article exposed videos of children in "disturbing and abusive situations", some of which had racked up millions of views. The children in the videos appeared to be younger than 13, the minimum age for registering an account on YouTube. Those ads are removed immediately and the publishers blacklisted, it said.

by | November 28, 2017 | 04:07

Oath has not stated whether or not this move is permanent or merely a temporary measure while the company looks for an official replacement for Karp. "David founded Tumblr ten years ago as a space for the world's creators, and we thank him for his commitment and passion driving the growth of the platform to nearly 380 million blogs and over 155 billion posts ", said Tumblr in its statement.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:55

It has outperformed by 13.17% the S&P500. This works out to a net increase in ownership of 13.77 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bullish about the stock. The company was downgraded on Monday, April 11 by Sandler O'Neill. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) earned "Neutral" rating by Compass Point on Tuesday, January 19.