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by | September 27, 2017 | 01:11

Smith had served as the company's chairman and CEO since 2005. Equifax said Smith was retiring, but will not receive his annual bonus and other potential retirement-related benefits until the company's board concludes an independent review of the data breach .

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:03

Josh Resnick decreased its stake in Red Hat Inc ( RHT ) by 7.08% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, RB Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Red Hat by 2.6% during the second quarter. Red Hat has a 52 week low of $68.54 and a 52 week high of $108.39. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.10 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:00

Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may show the stock as being oversold. As we have seen, there will be a few days or weeks where market action may spur some second guessing, but the bulls seem they are still going to keep running.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:50

Sessions cited a recent survey of 450 colleges and universities that showed "40 percent maintain speech codes that substantially infringe on constitutionally protected speech". Students and faculty members said they planned to protest the appearance of a conservative attorney general who has become a lightning rod for liberal critics of the Trump administration's policies on race relations, civil rights and immigration.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:38

Bloomberg reports that the Lucara Diamond Corp , which unearthed the stone, issued a statement on Monday announcing that Graff paid $53 million for the rough, or $47,777 a carat, which looks like a good deal for the London diamantaire.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:31

The Platts announcement follows the launch previous year by rival price agency Argus Media of U.S. Gulf Coast crude prices for the Asia-Pacific. Even the most bullish traders and executives in Singapore said that it would be almost impossible for crude to hold above $65 a barrel next year for this reason.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:26

But in the face of North Korea's continued threatening behavior, the Japanese public has increasingly coalesced in favor of the conservative prime minister's strong defensive posture. He said he was seeking a fresh mandate to overcome " a national crisis " as the threat from North Korea grows. Brokerage Sanford C. Bernstein Ltd said in a Monday note prior to the confirmation of the snap election, that "members of the Abe administration and the ruling Liberal Democratic Party confirmed that ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:59

The Steelers' choice to abstain from participating in the national anthem comes as a response to Trump's escalating vendetta against players who have knelt during the anthem to protest racism. Trump, who inflamed the sports world on Friday by saying players who protest police brutality during the Star Spangled Banner by refusing to stand or conducting other acts of defiance should be fired, reiterated Sunday that owners "should do something" about the protests.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:41

The move was seen in India as a way to boost Modi's plan to increase defense manufacturing in India, one of the world's largest arms importers. Mr. Although no significant defense purchases or policy announcements are expected on this trip, Mattis will likely discuss some of the deals on the table, such as India's planned purchase of surveillance drones and potential USA assistance in building an aircraft carrier.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:31

That comes after U.S. president Donald Trump had ordered that the Chinese-funded Canyon Bridge be prevented from buying a similar American company - US-chipmaker Lattice Semiconductor . Canyon Bridge is secretly backed by Yitai Capital and has been created with funds from the Chinese government. Imagination announced that it has no plans to cut jobs as a result of the acquisition.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:08

British lenders are underestimating the risk of losses from the U.K.'s ballooning levels of unsecured consumer debt, the Bank of England said on Monday as it ordered firms to hold around an extra £10 billion ($13.5 billion) in capital to protect themselves.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:53

This announcement comes in the lights of reports that the TMC leader was planning to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). After being imposed with the allegations of being a traitor, the party vice-president had only option left with him and that was of resigning from the post.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:32

Atlanta, Georgia-based GE Industrial Solutions was founded to design, sell and maintain electrical solutions for businesses and utilities, from the electrical grid to user endpoints. While the sale of the industrial solutions business was first mentioned while former CEO Jeff Immelt was in the corner office, Flannery gets credit for the deal as he puts together his plan to get the GE ship back on a profitable course.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:29

But now the legislation, which Politico and Vox first reported , includes a pair of important changes - an even more aggressive assault on protections for people with pre-existing conditions, as well as some extra money to blunt the impact of funding cuts for a handful of states.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:28

A month after gasoline prices soared after Hurricane Harvey struck Texas, the cost of gas in MA is trickling down. The national gas price average has dropped for 16 straight days and AAA Mid-Atlantic says they will continue to go down, but not as quickly as they rose following Hurricane Harvey's landfall last month.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:26

The regulatory body charged that Uber did not properly report criminal offenses and challenged how its medical certificates are obtained. London mayor Sadiq Khan , who serves as the chair of Transport for London's board, said he was glad to hear of the Uber CEO's apologetic attitude, and stressed that he would do what he could to help the company make amends.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:25

Target will raise its minimum hourly wage to $11 with a commitment to increase that an additional $4 an hour by 2020, the retail giant announced today. As part of their "Fight for Fifteen" movement, unions are now pushing for raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour across industries, as it is considered to be a "living wage" by labor advocates.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:25

Commenting on the AfD's performance, Kane said: "this is not the first time since WWII that an overtly nationalist party has won seats in a form of the German parliament ". It is a sign of the growing polarisation in Europe's biggest economy and six parties are now poised to enter the lower house, the Bundestag , for the first time since 1953.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:21

To say Flowers hasn't lived up to the high expectations the Giants had when they drafted him in the first round would be a huge understatement. The screens, slants, and quick passes that allow for appealing completion percentages hinder the entire development of the offense.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:17

While the government and ruling coalition will now coordinate the timing of the Lower House election, indications are that it will likely be held on October 22. Analysts believe that given the lacklustre opposition, voter backlash would not hurt him to the extent that it did British Prime Minister Theresa May, whose gamble in June cost her party its majority.

by | September 25, 2017 | 06:41

After Mazzant made his decision, the National Football League quickly filed to have it overturned , but that didn't happen. If Mazzant had granted the stay, it would've overturned his own decision and likely led to the suspension of Elliott.

by | September 25, 2017 | 06:27

Amazon's investment arm plans to buy 5% stake in department chain Shoppers Stop for about Rs180 crore, indicating its intention to use physical stores as one of its sales drivers in India. Ltd, PTI reported. "In addition to the website of the company and its group companies, the company will exclusively sell its products online on the Amazon.in marketplace", the company said.

by | September 25, 2017 | 05:08

Nearly 200 written submissions have been received by a reference group, the progress of which has been described as well advanced, while more than 400 people have been consulted across the country. "And that's the key point of both the government's and Labor's plans, it is a jobs industry-first agency", he told ABC News Breakfast. The state and territories will jointly lobby the federal government to increase Australia's worldwide standing in the area.

by | September 25, 2017 | 04:06

Preparing for it: Pakistan players featured in a five-day training camp ahead of their departure to the UAE. Spin-bowling all-rounder Bilal Asif and left-armer Mohammad Asghar are the other players in the squad yet to play in Tests along with fast-bowler Mir Hamza.

by | September 25, 2017 | 03:32

At around 8:30 AM, Sydney Airport took to social media to say that the system issue had been resolved. Virgin Australia confirmed in a statement "All flights at Sydney Airport are now grounded until further notice due to an air traffic control issue".

by | September 25, 2017 | 03:08

Washington announced tougher restrictions Friday aimed at curbing North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programme, building on tough new United Nations sanctions aimed at choking Pyongyang of cash. She said Kim's aim in developing nuclear weapons is "to fulfill a long-term desire on the part of the North Korean regime to reunify the Korean Peninsula under the Kim family regime and proliferate these weapons and blackmail other countries".

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:37

ATM withdrawals and cash payments have been steadily declining in Australia, but that did not lessen the splash made by the decision. Westpac, the ANZ and National Australian Bank followed suit later in the day. The fees are usually between $2 and $2.50, and are a source of frustration for many Australian consumers. The Australian Bankers Association said Sunday's announcements were another example of how banks were working to improve their services.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:39

It was the second podium of the season for Lorenzo with Ducati. Rossi will be desperate to qualify well and put pressure on championship leaders Marc Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso . Jack Miller missed out on Q2 by only thousandths and starts P13, with Pol Espargaro and Karel Abraham locking out the fastest fifteen for the grid. Honda privateer Joan Mir made history at Aragon GP by becoming the first rider since the introduction of Moto3 in 2012 to win eight or more races in a season.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:34

The Russian government through its Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the UN General Assembly has expressed that it is "extremely concerned" by the comments from the U.S. If the Iran nuclear deal falls apart, he said, "then North Korea would say, 'why do I need to negotiate with you if you do not carry out your promises?'" The deputy foreign minister added the "main task is to find a political and diplomatic solution", and once again suggested Beijing's "suspension for suspension" approach.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:21

Moody's lowered Britain's sovereign credit rating to "Aa2" with a stable outlook from 'Aa1'. A leading rating agency has downgraded Britain's credit because of Brexit , prompting anger from Theresa May's government. "Over the next few years, we have a lot less confidence that the UK's government is going to be able to fulfil its plans to bring the debt load back down, and this is an extremely high debt load that the United Kingdom has, or to be able to achieve some form of agreement with ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:17

China's seismic service CENC on Saturday detected a zero-depth, 3.4-magnitude quake in North Korea, calling it a " suspected explosion ". Tensions have continued to rise around the Korean Peninsula since Pyongyang carried out its sixth nuclear test, prompting a new round of United Nations sanctions.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:19

Janet Yellen has a press conference. S&P Global Ratings downgraded China's long-term sovereign credit rating on Thursday, less than a month ahead of one of the country's most sensitive political gatherings, citing increasing risks from its rapid build-up of debt.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:17

It was the USA president's most direct reference to military action so far against the North, which conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on September 3. Residents of the North Korean capital say the recent increases have come in a series of small steps. He also discounted Trump's attacks on Kim's mental stability, telling Tapper that "I'll vote for sane, rational, calculating, within his context".

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:54

A third lightning round of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) talks begins in Ottawa on September 23. But the event touched on a range of issues, from worldwide relations to President Donald Trump's call for a border wall and an end to DACA, a move Napolitano called wrong "as a matter of process and as a matter of law".

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:51

In a damning statement , the transport authority said that its regulation of London's taxi and private hire traders is created to ensure passenger safety. In May its licence was renewed by TfL, but only for a period of four months, amid continued opposition and threats of legal challenges from the GMB union and Licensed Taxi Drivers' Association.