• Looking for a job? Area employers expect favourable hiring climate
Looking for a job? Area employers expect favourable hiring climate

The bulk of employers said they would keep staffing the same. Regionally, employers in all five regions anticipate an increase in staffing levels during 3Q 2017. "As water shortages continue to plague parts of the country, individuals and businesses are investing in systems and technologies that enable them to save water, and lessen their environ...

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  • Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal
Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

Spanier, former athletic director Tim Curley and former vice president Gary Schultz are to be sentenced later Friday for failing to alert authorities to the allegation against Sandusky. "The only downside for us is if the message isn't "heard" and acted upon, and we then become vulnerable for not having reported it", Spanier told Curley and Sch...

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  • YouTube star Austin Jones charged with child porn counts in Chicago
YouTube star Austin Jones charged with child porn counts in Chicago

Federal prosecutors are expected to argue he's a flee risk at his bond hearing Wednesday. Not much is known regarding what actually happened yet, but we do know, because of the court documents, that Jones was involved in communications with two underage female girls in August of 2016 and May 2017 over Facebook.

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  • Starbucks teams with Lady Gaga for 'Cups of Kindness'
Starbucks teams with Lady Gaga for 'Cups of Kindness'

I don't know about you , but I'm certainly eager to try a Gaga-endorsed Starbucks order. The company additionally pledged a minimum $250,000 contribution. The Violet Drink is a combination of hibiscus, blackburry and coconut milk while the Matcha Lemonade is lemonade shaken with matcha green tea. Check out a photo of the collection, below,...

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  • The Card Factory PLC (CARD) Insider Sells £13160000 in Stock
The Card Factory PLC (CARD) Insider Sells £13160000 in Stock

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, February 8 with "Overweight". The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 23 by Investec. Meeder Asset Mgmt owns 5,738 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio. Credit Suisse Ag has 746,311 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Co owns 46 shares.

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  • Ex-FBI director James Comey visits hometown, dad
Ex-FBI director James Comey visits hometown, dad

Trump and White House spokespeople denied this allegation. "No. No". "Unless someone has evidence that the content of that conversation showed Sessions working against the interests of the United States of America, I don't think we have a crime here".

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  • Trading Spotlight on Veltyco Group PLC (VLTY.L) Shares
Trading Spotlight on Veltyco Group PLC (VLTY.L) Shares

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.65 in Q4 2016. The stock increased 0.67% or GBX 1.86 on June 13, reaching GBX 281.86. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 19 by Peel Hunt. The rating was upgraded by National Bank Canada on Friday, May 6 to "Outperform". Numis Securities Ltd lifted their target price on Halma plc from GBX 1,160 ($14....

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  • Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts
Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Leahy also said Sessions owed it to the 116,000 DOJ "agents, intelligence analysts, attorneys, and support personnel"-along with state, local, and tribal law enforcement officials-to explain the the department's budget request, which Leahy referred to as "abysmal".

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  • Trump cheerleaders turn on special counsel Mueller
Trump cheerleaders turn on special counsel Mueller

It's unclear whether the president could override those rules and order Rosenstein to fire Mueller. Chris Ruddy , a friend of Trump's and the chief executive of Newsmax , a U.S. Member of the House Intelligence Committee Adam Schiff, a California Democrat, made it clear the House would not stand down if the president fired Mueller.

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  • Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma
Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma

This week, the Warmbier's were contacted by United States officials - who confirmed their son is being released from the North Korean prison and returned home. There was no immediate confirmation from USA officials of North Korea's description of his illness - including whether he was stricken with botulism, a potentially fatal disease that i...

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  • Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny
Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

Sessions recused himself from the inquiry in March after media reports that he had been in two previously undisclosed meetings previous year with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak. "The attorney general has requested that this hearing be public", said spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores. Sessions said Comey did in fact approach him to express "co...

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  • Attorneys general hope to force Trump financial disclosures
Attorneys general hope to force Trump financial disclosures

The Constitution does offer a potential path to propriety if a foreign or domestic gift presents itself: if a President wants to accept an emolument , he or she is supposed to seek permission from Congress. When it comes down to it, this lawsuit is about whether or not President Trump is making decisions based on what benefits the country or his b...

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  • Interior Secretary calls for reducing size of Bears Ears National Monument
Interior Secretary calls for reducing size of Bears Ears National Monument

To view the full article, register now. In total, the Interior Department will review 22 monuments which are greater than 100,000 acres and where questions exist over whether the designations by previous presidents were appropriate and consistent with the Antiquities Act of 1906.

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  • FDA delays revamp of nutrition facts panel
FDA delays revamp of nutrition facts panel

On Tuesday, the FDA said it intends to give companies additional time to be in compliance. But there may be another wrinkle here: As in the case of the menu-labeling delay, some companies have already adapted to the new rules - and they may be hurt if their competitors get more time to make the change.

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  • British PM Theresa May to form government after party weakened by election
British PM Theresa May to form government after party weakened by election

Katie Perrior, who quit as May's communications chief in April, said Timothy and Hill were "great street fighters but poor political leaders" and exercised too much power over the prime minister. "The mandate she's got is lost Conservative seats, lost votes, lost support and lost confidence ". Johnson, who was spokesman for the "out" forces in B...

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  • Sears cuts 400 jobs, a lot of them at Hoffman Estates HQ
Sears cuts 400 jobs, a lot of them at Hoffman Estates HQ

Combined with the restructuring actions announced since the beginning of the fiscal year, Sears Holdings has actioned almost $1.0 billion in annualized cost savings to date and is on track to deliver $1.25 billion in annualized savings through actions taken in fiscal year 2017.

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  • Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea
Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea

Mr Warmbier , a student at the University of Virginia, went with a tour group from Beijing to Pyongyang in January 2016 despite US State Department travel warnings. Warmbier said he accepted the offer because his family was "suffering from very severe financial difficulties". Rodman has traveled to the isolated nation four times previously and is ...

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  • Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company
Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

The recommendations , which were unanimously adopted by Uber's board on Sunday , called for reducing Kalanick's authority at the company, which was previously nearly unchallenged, and introducing stricter controls over spending, human resources and the behaviour of managers.

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  • Uber set for changes after board reviews report on workplace culture
Uber set for changes after board reviews report on workplace culture

And the exodus is continuing: On Monday, SVP Emil Michael - CEO Travis Kalanick's right-hand man - was announced his resignation. And it is for certain that any reduction of his involvement in Uber would be significant, given that he molded the ride-hailing service in his own brash image.

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  • US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord
US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

Trump says the deal will cost USA jobs and harm the economy. Maxine Lipeles, a lecturer at Washington University in St. Louis, contends the President's move can not be justified on his grounds that it's a bad deal for the U.S. In it, Barra said, "Environmental stewardship and sustainability are part of our business model and core to our operation...

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  • Aldi Plans for 2.5K US Stores by Late '22
Aldi Plans for 2.5K US Stores by Late '22

Known for their limited assortment of products and discounted prices, Aldi opened their first store in 1954 in Essen-Schonnebeck, Germany by brothers Karl and Theo Albrecht . Hart added that Aldi's prices were also up to 50 percent lower than traditional grocery chains, a move that appeared to follow rival Lidl's announcement on prices.

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  • Crown says employees detained in China have been charged
Crown says employees detained in China have been charged

China confirmed in November that it would prosecute three Australian employees of Crown Resorts Ltd. for allegedly violating strict Chinese gambling regulations. They are suspected of arranging junkets overseas for wealthy Chinese gamblers. Eighteen Crown workers were arrested by Chinese authorities a year ago and all are set to be charged.

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  • European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel
European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

She said talks with Britain on its withdrawal from what will now be the 27-member European Union would start "in the coming days". Speaking at a news conference in Mexico, Merkel said she expected Britain's Brexit talks to begin as planned despite the result of the General Election which left the Conservative party without a majority.

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  • Puerto Ricans vote overwhelmingly to apply for U.S. statehood
Puerto Ricans vote overwhelmingly to apply for U.S. statehood

Yet eight out of 10 Puerto Ricans did not cast a vote in Sunday's plebiscite , many because they did not believe the non-binding referendum would sway Congress . According to The Hill , a similar situation arose in 2012 when Puerto Rico voted to become a state but statehood opponents claimed it wasn't a legitimate vote because the turnout wa...

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  • Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company
Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company

The full board is scheduled to meet at 10 a.m.in Los Angeles, so the final decisions have not yet been voted on. Kalanick is also expected to weigh taking a three-month leave of absence, according to the people, who asked not to be identified discussing the matter.

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  • South Africa's Zuma calls for end to ANC infighting
South Africa's Zuma calls for end to ANC infighting

Standard & Poor's Global has the country's foreign debt at junk, with a negative outlook and Fitch has both the rand and foreign denominated debt at junk, with a stable outlook. Moody's had stated that underlying political dynamics which triggered the cabinet reshuffle at midnight on March 31 posed a threat to short and medium-term growth.

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  • NEXT plc (NXT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of
NEXT plc (NXT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

About shares traded. Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC) has risen 12.36% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 67% are positive. Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL) has 0.00% since June 8, 2016 and is. Peel Hunt maintained Boohoo.Com PLC (LON:BOO) rating on Thursday, December 17. The stock has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, Ju...

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  • Price Target Analysis Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)
Price Target Analysis Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)

Stocks with higher EPS growth rates are generally more preferred by investors than those with slower earnings-per-share growth rates, though in general high growth rates have a propensity to revert over the longer term to more even growth rates.

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  • Brexit talks can start 'when United Kingdom is ready', says European Union chief negotiator
Brexit talks can start 'when United Kingdom is ready', says European Union chief negotiator

Then in April the next Conservative prime minister, Theresa May , called an early election that she hoped would give her a bigger majority in parliament and a stronger negotiating position in the Brexit talks. Within the two years of talks, Britain wants to not only agree on the terms of its exit but also negotiate a new relationship on things...

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  • Dealers to be notified of fuel price at pre-designated time: IOC
Dealers to be notified of fuel price at pre-designated time: IOC

The government decided that the daily revision of prices will help customers adjust to fuel price revisions better. Asserting that the entire work of PSU oil companies not fully automated, Badhwar said changing the prices in the dispensing units through remote operations is not possible.

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