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by | April 21, 2017 | 19:18

NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun said "a rising number of households dipped their toes into the market". Inventory increased 5.8% from February to 1.83 million in March, but remains 6.6% below last year's 1.96 million. Economists have been predicting a "spring revival" since the beginning of the year thanks to hearty buyers who refuse to let low inventory keep them from finding the ideal home.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:11

Although Queen Elizabeth II wasn't in attendance, she did send out a public message paying tribute to the Canadian troops who "stood far from home together with their allies in defence of peace and freedom". The battle took place between April 9 and April 12, 1917. "All of those were things that I think came to mark Canadians not only as warriors", he says, "but to some degree how we carry out our day-to-day affairs".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:08

Jorban Contreras, a paramedic and director of the civil protection unit in Tachira state, said the woman already was dead from a gunshot wound to her chest when he arrived. Opposition marchers included Liliana Machuca, whose face was covered in a white, sticky substance to protect herself from the risky effects of tear gas.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:03

Mallya, in a message on Twitter, called the news of his arrest "usual Indian media hype". He was then whisked away to a local police station from where he was taken to the Westminster Magistrates' Court that opened on Tuesday after the long Easter weekend.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:44

The speeding truck lost control after it tried to avoid collision with another vehicle and hit an electric pole. The remaining eight are believed to have died because of electrocution. He spoke to the Tirupati Superintendent of Police and directed that the injured be extended necessary medical treatment, an official said in Amaravati.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:39

She also attacked Horgan over the cost of his platform, repeating her party's new line of attack that the NDP is papering over a $6-billion hole and repeatedly bringing up the NDP government of the 1990s. "People who need help will get it faster, and it will relieve the pressure on emergency rooms", says Horgan. The Liberal leader says the BC Hydro project under construction on the Peace River will mean clean energy and employment for the province.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:35

Forty-two percent in a new survey out Thursday from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling (PPP) say they prefer United to Trump, while 40 percent favor Trump instead. Travelers line up at a United Airlines check-in counter at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta.David Goldman/AP PhotoMore registered USA voters have a higher opinion of United Airlines than President Donald J.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:34

Growth in ice cream sales were boosted by new innovations such as the new Magnum pint, described by Unilever as "the ultimate chocolate and ice cream experience in a tub". Positive aspects of the period for Nestlé included accelerating sales in Europe and Asia, Kepler's Cox said. Turnover for "Home Care and Personal Care" grew 3.4 % including 2.7 % from higher prices.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:20

If the gear were to break, the parking brake would continue to keep the auto from moving, but the parking brake would be stuck in place, it added. "While less than 5 percent of the vehicles being recalled may be affected by this issue, we are recalling 53,000 vehicles total out of an abundance of caution", Tesla added.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:12

Christie killed the original project, which would have added a second tunnel to augment the current 110-year-old tunnel, due to cost overrun concerns. "That's done. That's history", Booker said. Christie seemed anxious Thursday to wag a finger at the line of questioning from some reporters, saying that "the press in this state isn't happy unless they're bitching".

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:09

Anything less than a trip to the Stanley Cup final is a bust for the Capitals. Columbus will likely rest some of their starters in preparation for the postseason, but fans would no doubt feel more comfortable if they pulled off a victory. If they lose in regulation, they will face the Washington Capitals . - The Capitals have gone 7-1 in their last eight games against the Maple Leafs .

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:05

Washington Capitals' Justin Williams, center, and his teammates watch a replay of his goal which was eventually disallowed during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston, Saturday, April 8, 2017. "I didn't know the kids could be this good". [On the young Leafs' impressive season] "They play with a lot of speed". Toronto built a 2-0 lead early in the second period, but the Blue Jackets stormed back and ripped off three unanswered goals to take a 3-2 lead.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:01

Bulent Tezcan, deputy chairman of the Republican People's Party, announced the move at the Ankara offices of the electoral board. The French government said it would "follow with great care" the global monitors' final report in coming weeks, particularly in relation to a reported last-minute change of rules by the electoral boards to allow ballots that had not been officially stamped.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:50

Indonesia is on Trump's trade hit list of nations that he considers the U.S.is losing out to in trade, and US company Freeport-McMoran Inc., which operates the world's largest copper mine in the Indonesian province of Papua, is in a protracted dispute with the Indonesian government.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:46

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says President Donald Trump will be attending a summit with the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations , or ASEAN, in the Philippines in November. After his meetings at the presidential palace, Mr Pence visited Masjid Istiqlal, the largest mosque in South-east Asia. He also pledged to uphold the "fundamental freedom of navigation" in the South China Sea.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:46

President Donald Trump , who has frequently railed against "radical Islamic terrorism". As tensions threaten to boil over between the United States and North Korea, U.S. "We will work with President Jokowi to reduce barriers to trade and investments and to create a truly level playing field where all our businesses have equal opportunity and market access", Pence said.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:18

Bannon, the chief White House strategist, and Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, had deteriorated to the point of breakdown. If mishandled, disagreements over approaches to North Korea or bilateral trade could destabilize Northeast Asia or tank the global economy. Tillerson said the two leaders noted the urgency of the threat of North Korea's weapons program.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:54

The business had revenue of $2.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.21 billion. A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in TSLA . Morgan Stanley says the investment needed for Tesla to bring its electric truck to market "may not be significant". Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk last week announced on Twitter the company would unveil a commercial truck in September, just months ahead of the launch of the Model 3 , the ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:45

Industrial output rose 7.6 per cent last month from a year earlier, compared with an estimated 6.3 per cent rise. Retail spending increase 10.9%, more than estimated, whereas the fixed-asset investments grew 9.2% in the first quarter of the current year, showing a little improvement from February.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:41

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal Weight" on Monday, February 29. The stock of Headwaters Inc (NYSE:HW) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, November 22 by SunTrust. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Wednesday, March 2 by Barclays Capital. Liberum Capital maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 1700 target in Wednesday, April 12 report.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:40

Currently, 85,000 H-1B visas are given out annually to higher skilled foreign workers who have job offers from American firms. Criticism has arisen from within academia about the use of foreign workers. MacKinnon and Englert worry that Trump's visa reforms could have unintended consequences. If those companies can't secure the workers they need, they could move their operations overseas.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:37

On the call, Chief Executive Officer Oscar Munoz said he would have "further conversations with customers and related governmental officials" in an upcoming trip to China that had been planned prior to the incident. United posted first-quarter earnings of 41 cents per share on revenue of $8.42 billion. Meanwhile, a petition on Change.org calling for Munoz's resignation continues to grow.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:36

Exactly one century ago, Canadian troops captured the heavily fortified German positions along a four mile ridge - where past British and French attempts had failed. Marcus Evans, British Army Training Unit Suffield. "These trees are direct descendants of acorns collected following the battle, and they will be planted in a circular pattern four deep to represent the four divisions".

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:29

The low US unemployment rate is at a level that most economists consider full employment - a state when businesses find it hard to hire people. "To have such a small increase in the unemployment rate while more and more people are entering the labor force is really good news", said Tatiana Bailey, director of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Economic Forum.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:26

Vonage Holdings Corp.is a provider of cloud communications services for businesses and consumers, and consumer and communication solutions across multiple devices. It has a 24.59 P/E ratio. John Wood Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based energy services company. They expect $0.50 earnings per share, up 4.17% or $0.02 from last year's $0.48 per share.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:27

A ratio above one indicates an increase in the stock price over the six month time frame. Seven Eight Capital LP acquired a new stake in Steel Dynamics during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $141,000. Cibc Asset Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Steel Dynamics, Inc. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 29th. The Company's divisions include steel operations, metals recycling operations, steel fabrication activities and Other Operations.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:23

Patrick Pouyanne, the chief executive of French oil and gas giant Total, said on Thursday prices could fall again by the end of the year due to a rapid increase in USA shale production. Both benchmarks had traded more than 50 cents higher earlier in the day, but gains eased at the start of USA trading hours. Despite a drop in US crude stocks last week, an unexpected 1.5-million-barrel build in gasoline stocks drove prices more than 3.5 percent lower on Wednesday.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:22

A separate lawsuit came today from the Florida attorney general and other state regulators are hitting Ocwen with cease-and-desist and license revocation orders, the CFPB said, allegedly for escrow management and what the agency called "licensing issues".

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:22

It is down 12.92% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 43.90% the S&P500. Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 1st. Currently, Marathon Oil Corporation net profit margin for the 12 months is at -50.22%. Since February 9, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 2 selling transactions for $2.22 million activity.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:22

Verizon noted that 71% of its postpaid customers are on unsubsidized phone pricing, and that 76% of phone activations in the first quarter went with device payment plans. The broker said it has now set a "Equal Weight" rating on shares of Verizon Communications Inc . with a price target of 49. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:19

It then posted photos of the team's two White House visits showing that the turnout was roughly the same. The New York Times tweeted out a photo Wednesday comparing the differing crowd sizes from the team's trip in 2015 with President Barack Obama and its Wednesday meeting with President Donald Trump .

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:18

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) says employees discovered the " uncontrolled gas release " from the top of a well house at 7:30 a.m. The state department also said that the exact volume of the leak is yet to be determined. It is still unclear, how much oil has spilled. On April 7, Hilcorp announced that it would cut off the flow of natural gas in the most recent leak and fill the line with filtered seawater.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:15

Shares of Microchip Technology Inc. The stock rose 1.27% or $0.95 reaching $75.81 per share. About 1.93M shares traded. It has outperformed by 39.05% the S&P500. Also, CEO Steve Sanghi sold 54,368 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 8th. 3,494 shares were sold by DREHOBL STEPHEN V, worth $227,669.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:14

The program mirrors an initiative started in 2016 in Palo Alto, California, that also allows veterans to receive referrals to CVS retail clinic locations. Last week, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) unveiled an online effort to increase transparency for veterans seeking medical care, drawing the applause of members of the Florida congressional delegation.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:10

Rivernorth Capital Management Llc owns 2.03 million shares or 1.56% of their USA portfolio. About 147,105 shares traded. The stock's 50 day moving average is 43.27 and its 200 day moving average is 41.05. If you are reading this report on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark law.