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East Libya forces say they've taken full control of Benghazi


On television, he pledged a new era of "stability, prosperity and peace" for Benghazi while acknowledging heavy LNA casualties, saying a "caravan of martyrs" had fallen in battle to evict jihadists. The Serraj government has been unable to gain recognition from an elected parliament based in Tobruk. "Haftar must first accept to work under a civilian authority and officially approve the political deal" that gave rise to the power-sharing authority, Mohamed al-Taher Siala told AFP . Read More »

Charlize Theron to Promote Atomic Blonde at San Diego Comic-Con


Comic-Con is going blonde. There won't be a world premiere like last year's Star Trek Beyond from Paramount which made a major footprint in San Diego. Look for Atomic Blonde to ignite the big screen July 28. Following, Sony-TriStar/Media Rights Capital/Working Title's Baby Driver which reaped $39M in its first week, buzz is that Atomic Blonde could be the second sleeper of the summer. Read More »

Fireworks damage Nissan Stadium in Nashville


Tennessee-based company Pyro Shows put on Nashville's Independence Day fireworks show last night, drawing an estimated crowd of 240,000 and, unfortunately, damaging the upper deck of the Titans' stadium with an errant shell. It's not yet confirmed if the misfired shell caused the damage. Ticket holders will not be displaced because no tickets for the damaged section were sold. Read More »

Morning Stock Stories: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC)

Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, September 26 report. (The) in a report on Wednesday, April 5th. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, September 14. Van Wyk Steven C. also sold $116,845 worth of PNC Financial Services Group Inc (NYSE:PNC) on Friday, January 20. LLP now owns 74,999 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $8,771,000 after buying an additional 325 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Busy Philipps jumps into pool to rescue her 4-year-old daughter


After she saw 4-year-old Cricket on a float that was veering to the end of an infinity pool, she made a decision to jump right in - clothes and all - to save her. "And at my friend's house, it's unbelievable, but on the other side of the infinity pool is just, like, a straight drop down, like, 10 feet into marshland". Read More »

Arizona State Retirement System Cuts Stake in International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ:ISCA)


The firm has a market cap of $750.24 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.51 and a beta of 0.80. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.02. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Speedway Motorsports, Inc. will post $0.94 earnings per share for the current year. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 2,509,018 shares of the stock are valued at ... Read More »

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

Aristotle Capital Management Llc decreased Schwab Charles Corp New ( SCHW ) stake by 79.57% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. It increased, as 52 investors sold SCHW shares while 266 reduced holdings. Leavell Investment Mngmt Inc has invested 0.03% in Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW). Compass Point maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $28 target in Friday, October 16 report. Read More »

Apple Tests 3-D Face Scanning to Unlock Next iPhone


Additionally, in a move suggesting Apple's 3D system will be particularly revolutionary, the source went on to say that it will also be able to take advantage of next-generation Augmented Reality (AR) capabilities slated to debut on the iPhone 8, which will enable the system to dichotomously scan and augment a user's eyes as an added blanket of security. Read More »

Chinese Leader Xi Arrives In Moscow For Talks With Putin


I suspect the meeting with Putin will be mostly uneventful, but since Trump is winging it and has no set agenda for the meeting there is no telling what blunder the president might make. electoral system and what some Democrats have said was the planting of fake news on social media to improve his chances of election. It will be Trump's first visit to Europe since he created anxiety by declining to explicitly endorse NATO's common defense treaty and scolded world leaders for not ... Read More »

Central Iowa blaze destroys several businesses


Fire investigators were scheduled to investigate and determine the cause of the fire. "To have something tragic like this happen, it's really bad". Fifteen different agencies responded to the blaze including Melcher-Dallas Fire and Rescue, Knoxville Township Rural Fire, Knoxville Fire and Rescue, Pleasantville Fire, and Pella City Fire Department, among others. Read More »

Snapchat update adds support for voice filters, links, and more


Snap Inc, formerly Snapchat , Inc, is a camera company. Now available to everyone, you can now attach your website URL to a Snap and viewers can swipe up to view it. After choosing the background, the user outlines the people or object they want to stand outside of the filter, and the background motif is applied. Read More »

KeyCorp (KEY) Shares Sold by Credit Suisse AG


KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY ) stock reached a 1-year peak price of $19.53. "While exposure to real estate loans poses a risk to the company, the First Niagara deal synergies are expected to support its bottom-line growth". Investors of record on Tuesday, May 30th were issued a $0.095 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 25th. Hsbc Holding Pcl stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY). Read More »

Google's AI powerhouse DeepMind is opening its first worldwide lab in Canada


Canada is an obvious destination for DeepMind to expand to given the country's strong reputation when it comes to AI development. The arrangement with the University of Alberta includes continued funding for research from DeepMind, and Communications Director Aaron Brindle from Google Canada says the "aim is to attract even more world-class talent to the region", with the intent of contributing "to the growth of Edmonton as a technology and research hub". Read More »

Gambians refused U.S. visas for robot competition


First Global's president, Joe Sestak, said in a post on the organisation's Facebook page that he was "saddened" by the U.S. decision, adding his own thoughts as to why the girls had been refused visas. "It's very disappointing , knowing that we are the only two countries that aren't going to take part in the competition", Gambian student Fatoumata Ceesay said. Read More »

Facebook can now help you find free WiFi


Rather top, right? And it's available on both Android and iOS, from the main menu of social networking application, activating Global Positioning System location! Trials began in November previous year, giving selected users the ability to scour the local area via the app for free wi-fi. Read More »

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Buy"

Increased leverage coupled with stiff competition from rivals will act as headwinds for the company going forward. FCF is an important factor as it enables a company to pursue opportunities that boost shareholder value. "( SIRI )" was first posted by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Sirius XM Holdings by 3,534.6% in the first quarter. Read More »'s (NASDAQ:AMZN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company holds 52,000 shares with $1.13M value, down from 188,000 last quarter. The Contour Asset Management Llc holds 82,213 shares with $61.65M value, down from 116,900 last quarter. Check Capital Management Inc sold 5,277 shares as Ingredion (INGR)'s stock declined 4.33%. (NASDAQ:AMZN) earned "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Friday, September 30. Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Stake Held by Portfolio Solutions LLC

Rice Energy Inc now has $5.10 billion valuation. Bridges Investment Management Inc. now owns 63,796 shares of the software giant's stock worth $4,202,000 after buying an additional 1,038 shares during the period. Barnett & Incorporated invested in 0.03% or 1,040 shares. Los Angeles Capital Equity owns 59,338 shares. Kennedy Capital accumulated 656,056 shares. Naples Global Advisors owns 64,110 shares or 1.55% of their USA portfolio. Read More »

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Position Reduced by Pioneer Investment Management Inc

Orrstown Financial Services holds 3,590 shares. Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) previously released its earnings report on early Tue, May 2nd. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $43.12. Buckingham Research has "Buy" rating and $56 target. (MDLZ) are stable and safe compared to the lower market capitalization companies. Earnings per share (EPS ) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Read More »

Medical marijuana dispensaries permitted for Scranton, Edwardsville


No other permit recipients now plan to open secondary locations in the Lehigh Valley. Others awarded dispensary permits are Cresco Yeltrah LLC in the city of Butler and Keystone Relief Centers LLC with a primary location in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood and a secondary location in Zelienople, Butler County. Read More »

Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) Position Raised by Ledyard National Bank


The Connable Office Inc holds 28,137 shares with $2.94M value, up from 24,708 last quarter. Roffman Miller Associates Inc acquired 7,604 shares as Pepsico Incorporated ( PEP)'s stock rose 5.12%. As traders, we are more interested to take part in strong moves and don't join moves that show weakness - or we may even watch for an entry in the opposite direction of a weak move. Read More »

FDNY Rescues Workers from Elevator at Con Ed Facility

The elevator stalled around 7:30 a.m. and firefighters spent about three hours rescuing the people stuck inside. Minor injuries have been reported from the jolt of the elevator auto stopping, but nothing more serious beyond that, fire officials say. Read More »

Notable Price Swings-> Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (OZM)


Och-Ziff Capital Management (NYSE: OZM ) has a market cap of $509.8 Million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated 180.78 Million. On the other end, a stock with a score from 0-2 would be viewed as weak. Creative Planning has invested 0% in Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE:OZM). ET AL raised its position in Och-Ziff Capital Management Group by 337.4% in the first quarter. Read More »

Shovel Knight and Shantae Run Riot in Blaster Master Zero's Free DLC


Additionally, Shovel Knight will make an appearance as a new character on an update releasing on August 3. The patch is throwing in two new playable indie darlings: Shantae and Shovel Knight . Shovel Knight looks like he's a lot more fun to play, but it's certainly up to you which route you want to take. A re-imagining of the original Blaster Master that released for the NES, Blaster Master Zero maintained the spirit of the original game while bringing it into more modern times, ... Read More »

Arab quartet mulls next step to Qatari response


Some of the Arab world's biggest powers - including Saudi Arabia , Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen and the United Arab Emirates - cut ties with Qatar in early June, recalling their ambassadors and preventing goods reaching Qatar through their ports. Read More »