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Sep 03 2017

San Francisco breaks all-time record high

Blistering heat and near-record temperatures will continue across San Diego County this weekend, according to the National Weather Service's latest forecasts. The Watch...

Sep 03 2017

Dignity (LON:DTY) Broker Price Targets

Susquehanna initiated the stock with "Positive" rating in Thursday, October 20 report. The firm's market cap is GBX 6.99 billion. The Firm operates through its principal ...

Sep 03 2017

Frankfurt evacuated for World War II bomb disposal

Homes and buildings within a 1.5-kilometre radius of the site were due to be cleared by 6am Irish time, but some people were still in the evacuation zone well past the ...

Sep 03 2017

Europe's gasoline exports set to surge on Harvey outages

Its impact is felt further down the line, when oil leaves the state. But some crude oil pipelines had restarted. Once in the Midwest, it's either turned into products l...

Sep 02 2017

Flooding from Harvey the biggest risk to USA energy sector

Bossert estimated that 100,000 homes had been affected by flooding and said the White House would be asking Congress for emergency Harvey funds. In Port Arthur - ab...

Sep 02 2017

Hurricance Harvey causes gas prices to shoot up ahead of Labor Day

The rising prices at the pump are the result of 13 Gulf Coast refineries having been shut down or being in the process of shutting down, while several others are operatin...

Sep 02 2017

156000 jobs created in August, as 2017 job gains lag behind 2016

Employers in the USA added a less-than-expected 156,000 net new jobs. The leading source of job growth was in manufacturing, which added 36,000 jobs. The economy expand...

Aug 31 2017

Gas prices could spike amidst Hurricane Harvey devastation

Overnight , Montreal gas prices went up 10 cents to $1.26.9/litre of gas, reports CBC . "But, there is no way to say with absolute surety how much they will jump". Mot...

Aug 31 2017

Abbott Recalls 465000 Pacemakers for Cybersecurity Patch

RECOMMENDATIONS: The firmware update requires an in-person patient visit with a health care provider - it can not be done from home via Merlin.net. According to the ...

Aug 31 2017

Oil Prices Set To Rise as Supply-Demand Gap Closes Up

The Energy Information Administration reported a bigger-than-expected weekly drop in USA crude supplies, but gasoline stockpiles were flat and traders expect next week's ...

Aug 31 2017

USA second-quarter growth revised to 3 percent in momentum boost

The second estimate , which incorporates more data, saw strong growth in personal consumption - which can indicate a general sense of financial security among the popula...

Aug 29 2017

Amazon takes over Whole Foods, quickly slashes prices

Amazon also said it will start selling Whole Foods brand products on its website, a move that sent down shares of packaged food sellers including Kellogg Co. "So is Wh...

Aug 29 2017

MI to start season in all maize Nike uniforms

After some digging and talking to sources , I can confirm that the MI football team was told about the alternative jersey and was able to wear them at Friday's practice....

Aug 28 2017

PV Sindhu deserves the praise but she will regret the errors

The plan was to play an aggressive game, not allowing Okuhara to settle down. With this win, she also became the only second Indian to reach the finals of World Champions...

Aug 27 2017

Amazon-Whole Foods merger gets green light from United States government

There's also a plan in place for online shoppers that will make Amazon Prime the Whole Foods Market customer rewards program. "But with Amazon lowering Whole Foods' p...

Aug 27 2017

Ulta Beauty, Inc. (ULTA) Saw a New 52-Week Low

The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/08/26/ulta-beauty-inc-ulta-posts-earnings-results-beats-estimates-by-0-05-eps.html. Gu...

Aug 27 2017

USA stocks end higher; oil shares boosted by hurricane

She said the reforms put in place after the 2007-2009 financial crisis have strengthened the financial system, without impeding economic growth. The broad-based S&P 50...

Aug 25 2017

Apple to scale back plans for self-driving auto

The first project, according to the New York Times , will be an autonomous shuttle bus at its headquarters codenamed PAIL - which stands for Palo Alto to Infinite ...

Aug 25 2017

Apple Commits $1.3B for Iowa Data Center

When completed, the Apple data center will be connected to local water mains, and work on connecting the area to sewer systems is already underway, though it will soon be...

Aug 25 2017

Trump enraged that McConnell won't 'protect' him from Russian Federation investigations

Unless Congress approves a new funding bill, the government will shut down on October 1. Escalating tension between Capitol Hill and the White House is threatening ...