by | December 06, 2017 | 08:20

Conn pleaded guilty in March to stealing from the federal government and bribing a judge in a $550 million social security fraud case, reports CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers. In October a federal grand jury charged one of his employees, Curtis Lee Wyatt, with conspiring to help Conn. Conn was well-known in Lexington from TV commercials and billboards touting him as "Mr".

by | December 06, 2017 | 04:11

Japan Airlines (JAL) has signalled its interest in supersonic flight through a partnership with Boom Supersonic . "We've been working with Japan Airlines behind the scenes for over a year now", Scholl said in a statement. Boom is building a passenger jet capable of flying two times faster than the speed of sound. "The two companies will cooperate closely to realize faster and more convenient air travel", the companies' announcement said.

by | December 06, 2017 | 04:06

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by | December 06, 2017 | 02:52

McDonald's executives in October said nearly all of its U.S. operators support its ongoing turnaround plan that includes the new value menus. Then at last for $3, consumers can buy a triple cheeseburger, a Happy Meal, Sausage McMuffin with egg, or a classic chicken sandwich.

by | December 06, 2017 | 02:42

The firm has a market capitalization of $91.87 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.04 and a beta of 0.91. The other 8, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy United Parcel Service, Inc . The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $121.45. Products Ptnrs Ltd reported 13,600 shares. Conagra Brands, given 5 buy-equivalent recommendations, 1 sells and 2 holds.

by | December 06, 2017 | 02:39

Beer and wine are already now served at many Pizza Hut locations, so the brand has some advantages. Pizza Hut on Tuesday began offering beer delivery in a downtown Phoenix restaurant as part of a larger test aimed at setting the chain apart from stronger rivals such as Domino's Pizza Inc.

by | December 06, 2017 | 02:07

The company is given one point for every criteria that is met and no points if not met. RBC Capital Markets maintained Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Wedbush maintained Pegasystems, Inc. Therefore 46% are positive. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. ( WMT ) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.7 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 17.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 13.4 percent.

by | December 06, 2017 | 02:06

That from the UN's top human rights official at a special session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva. "Given all of this, can anyone rule out that elements of genocide may be present?" "Ultimately, this is a legal determination only a competent court can make", he told the council.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:52

A number of other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc (Walgreens Boots Alliance) is a holding company. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company's recent data.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:26

The software update also brings nearly 30 free apps and more than 80 watch faces to the App Gallery from smaller developers, which will finally give Ionic owners something to do on their wrists. Fitbit created a couple of goodies as well, including a Leaderboard app that will let you see how your step totals compare to family and friends. The Ionic will also gain the ability to stream music through Deezer sometime in 2018.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:16

Synovus Financial Corp has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ). CVS's overall volume in the last trading session was 40,184,371 shares. Therefore 68% are positive. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on CVS Health in a report on Monday. The rating was downgraded by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, November 9 to "Hold".

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:08

It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management Llc decreased Kinder Morgan ( KMI ) stake by 13.26% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 18th. Therefore 59% are positive. Bessemer Gp Incorporated has 0.03% invested in Kinder Morgan, Inc .

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:48

This is contrary to shares in Regal, which have increased since about 13 percent since talks were first revealed. Cineworld shares opened down 1.1 per cent on Tuesday morning. Regal Entertainment Group had a net margin of 5.33% and a negative return on equity of 20.07%. The business had revenue of $716.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $701.66 million.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:49

But, on the other hand, new registrations of alternative fuel vehicles have jumped by a third, compared to the same time previous year. Fleet and overall new auto registrations fell for the eighth consecutive month in November as falling business and consumer confidence and concerns over future tax treatment of diesel cars hit home.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:44

The University of Oklahoma has not yet issued any further statement other than to say they are looking into this. "There are undoubtedly true victims of sexual assault, for whom Mr. The Washington Post does not normally name the victims of sexual assault. He was ordered to pay the court costs in the protective order filing .

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:33

The U.S. imported more barrels of crude oil in October compared with the prior month, and at a higher average price. A trade deficit means that the United States is buying more goods and services from other countries than it is selling them.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:25

In the end, this new storage solution helps Samsung to keep its comfortable lead in the flash memory market, but this does not mean we are going to see flagships with 512 GB of internal storage space anytime soon. The Samsung 512GB eUFS also features strong read and write performance. To put that in a real-life scenario, a user would be able to transfer a 5GB 1080p full HD video clip in around 6 seconds.

by | December 05, 2017 | 17:57

Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 2.90%. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co increased Ishares Tr (IJJ) stake by 7,369 shares to 15,989 valued at $2.38 million in 2017Q2. Scotiabank set a $54.00 price objective on Marathon Petroleum Corp and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Monday, March 27th. On Friday, December 4 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight".

by | December 05, 2017 | 16:38

Dynamic Capital Management Ltd acquired 31,491 shares as Colgate Palmolive Co (CL)'s stock rose 3.95%. Capwealth Advsr Limited Co holds 196,712 shares or 2.72% of its portfolio. The firm has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, October 2. As per Tuesday, June 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Credit Suisse Group AG assumed coverage on Microsoft in a research report on Thursday, April 27th.

by | December 05, 2017 | 15:00

Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc decreased Deere & Co. Hamlin Capital Management Llc increased Federated Invs Inc Pa (FII) stake by 3.67% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. 89,372 are owned by Cambridge Inv. Guggenheim Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 18,821 shares in its portfolio. First Citizens Fincl Bank Tru stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO).

by | December 05, 2017 | 14:49

The reading came in weaker than a flash estimate of 54.9, which had shown a slight pickup in momentum. IHS Markit's final composite Purchasing Managers' Index for the euro zone, seen as a good guide to growth, was confirmed at an earlier flash reading of 57.5, up from October's 56.

by | December 05, 2017 | 13:35

The 30,000 square-feet Starbucks Reserve Roastery on the famous West Nanjing Road shopping strip will open its doors on 6 December. Starbucks now has more than 3,000 stores across 136 cities. This is the second-ever Starbucks Roastery - the first is in Seattle . "It's not only for us, but the whole industry. So for actors in the coffee industry, China will be a country to look at in the future".

by | December 05, 2017 | 11:32

On Friday, Mpumalanga's PGC officially nominated former AU Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma to be the next leader of the ANC. Local political sentiment is driving rand strength and investors have already priced in the prospects of Cyril Ramaphosa wining the nominations for ANC presidency.

by | December 05, 2017 | 11:23

Based on filing , the SEC obtained an order to freeze the assets of PlexCorps , Lacroix, and Sabrina Paradis-Royer, who is also allegedly involved in the scheme. The Cyber Unit, according to the SEC, was created with the objective of sniffing out nefarious activity in the crypto and initial coin offering space.

by | December 05, 2017 | 10:54

The plan was revealed to reporters just ahead of the minister's meeting with the EU's antitrust chief, who has been chasing down the issue since the ruling previous year. The Republic of Ireland has been giving Apple a sweetheart deal which has meant in many years the company has been paying an effective tax rate of 1% to as low as 0 .005 percent, and the European Union has not been happy about it.

by | December 05, 2017 | 09:22

Beech Hill Advisors Inc increased Cisco Sys Inc ( CSCO ) stake by 31.91% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Sequoia Financial Advisors Llc sold 106,571 shares as Cisco Sys Inc ( CSCO)'s stock declined 7.50%. Glg Partners Lp decreased Hudbay Minerals Inc (NYSE:HBM) stake by 209,508 shares to 263,851 valued at $1.52 million in 2017Q2. It also reduced its holding in Healthsouth Corporation Common Stock Usd0.01 (NYSE:HLS) by 309,224 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 99,015 shares, and cut its ...

by | December 05, 2017 | 06:04

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund lifted its position in shares of United States Steel by 4.4% in the second quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . Also, CFO Kevin Bradley purchased 22,835 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 6th.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:35

The Salvation Army's efforts will culminate in December with the distribution of food hampers, care packages and toys to people and groups within the federation. "The Salvation Army is grateful for the support of Belk over the years and we look forward to many more years of doing the most good in communities across the South", he said.

by | December 05, 2017 | 01:39

Meanwhile, an FCC member called on the commission to delay a scheduled December 14 vote on repealing net neutrality rules enacted under the Obama administration until an investigation can be completed. Without the FCC's help, the New York Attorney General's office recently launched a webpage that allows Americans to search the FCC comment system to find out whether their identities had been stolen.

by | December 04, 2017 | 23:25

Dialog earned 74% of its annual revenue from Apple in 2016. Imagination has since been sold to China-backed Canyon Bridge Capital Partners for £550 million ($740 million), well below the £2 billion ($2.7 billion) it was worth at its peak in 2012.

by | December 04, 2017 | 22:40

The Singapore-based chip maker made an unsolicited offer on November 6 for to acquire Qualcomm for $70.00 per share in cash and stock, a 28 percent premium over the closing price of Qualcomm's stock on November 2. " Qualcomm stockholders expect a board that will support this innovation while evaluating objectively the full range of opportunities available to maximise value for all Qualcomm stockholders".

by | December 04, 2017 | 22:25

It said that it would be instigating a so-called "Company Voluntary Arrangement" under which it will seek creditor approval to shut outlets in order to save costs. "The decision to propose this CVA was a hard one, but we determined it is the best path forward to make essential changes to the business", Knights said.

by | December 04, 2017 | 21:38

Bitcoin has become a favoured currency of drug dealers and criminals due to its anonymity. In the case of Coinbase, it is required by law to hand over data when any United States citizen sent, received, or traded $20,000 worth of these currencies.

by | December 04, 2017 | 20:24

Monday, December 11, will be the first full day of trading, and trading will be free through December. The price of bitcoin futures will be based on the price the digital currency is going for on four major bitcoin exchanges - Bitstamp, GDAX, itBit and Kraken.

by | December 04, 2017 | 19:54

The Food Standards Agency says the United Kingdom manufacturing and retail sectors wastes 1.9 million tonnes of food and waste every year, 1.1 million tonnes of which is avoidable. Foods will be safe to eat after the " best before " date, but may not be at their best. The Co-op has also instigated a Reduced to Clear policy, offering more significant discounts earlier in the day on products nearing their Use By dates.