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Author: 0 BP Midstream Partners (BPMP) PT Raised to $24.00 at UBS

It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. Farmers National Bank increased Intel Corp (INTC) stake by 251.04% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. State Street Corp bought 82,504 shares as the company's stock declined 15.61% while stock markets rallied.

Markets Japan PM takes blame for loss of trust
Author: 0 Japan PM takes blame for loss of trust

Last week, the Finance Ministry admitted that 14 documents related to a dubious sale of state land at one-seventh of the appraised value to nationalistic school operator Moritomo Gakuen had been altered. Abe on Monday said his wife will step down from all honorary positions. Despite government claims that a hefty discount was necessary to decontaminate heavily polluted land, media reports claimed the contractor was pressured into faking a report on the depth of garbage found on the land, ...

Markets Australian wildfires force hundreds to flee their homes
Author: 0 Australian wildfires force hundreds to flee their homes

He has described the blaze as a "firestorm". "It was raining fire embers through the township - there were spot fires starting all throughout the streets of the town", he told 2GB Radio. The 1983 bushfires killed 75 people. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews said the " unprecedented " force of the fires claimed at least 18 homes. "It's just property, we can get a bulldozer in here and knock all this over and we can rebuild".

Markets Dairy Queen Free Cone Day on Tuesday, March 20
Author: 0 Dairy Queen Free Cone Day on Tuesday, March 20

If free ice cream isn't your style, Rita's is giving away free Italian ice from noon until 9 p.m. Tuesday. There is a one per person limit. "Obviously, it's not required, but all fans are encouraged to (donate)", a Dairy Queen spokesperson told Today.

Markets Volkswagen to announce US$340 million Tennessee investment to build new SUV
Author: 0 Volkswagen to announce US$340 million Tennessee investment to build new SUV

This new five-seater will likely begin production next year, and it's the third vehicle to be manufactured in Chattanooga, which is VW's only assembly plant in the U.S. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam touched on the controversy after the 5-passenger Atlas announcement. "During my time as governor, I've watched Volkswagen Chattanooga flourish from a single vehicle producer, starting with the Passat, into what it is today-a thriving USA manufacturing operation that can produce three models, ...

Markets Micro Focus's stock value halves after warning on revenue
Author: 0 Micro Focus's stock value halves after warning on revenue

The previously little-known Micro Focus spent $8.8 billion in 2017 to buy HPE's software which included Autonomy, another British firm the USA company had bought in an ill-fated deal five years earlier. The company further announced that its chief executive was stepping down from the company. The group forecast revenues over the 12 months to October would fall by between six percent and nine percent.

Markets Claire's jewelry chain files for bankruptcy
Author: 0 Claire's jewelry chain files for bankruptcy

The company announced no store closings. The move has Claire's following other recent bankruptcies by USA retailers including toy seller Toys "R" Us, athletic gear seller the Sports Authority and kids clothing chain Gymboree. Like Toys R Us, Claire's was taken over by venture capital companies and saddled with huge debts. The chain has been dogged by claims that some of its makeup products contained asbestos, which first surfaced in December and persisted even as it has pulled products off ...

Markets France's Klepierre says offer to buy Hammerson rejected
Author: 0 France's Klepierre says offer to buy Hammerson rejected

The 615p per share deal has been swiftly rebuffed by Hammerson's board but it is notable that the market has been far from convinced by tie-up with Intu , marking the shares down 20% year-to-date before today's news. Shares in Klepierre were down 3.7 percent at 33.47 euros. British newspaper The Times reported on Monday that Klepierre had made a 5 billion pound ($6.97 billion) takeover approach for Hammerson.

Markets Facebook shares fall amid privacy backlash
Author: 0 Facebook shares fall amid privacy backlash

Tech shares were the worst-performing of the major sectors, but the broader market also has been pressured over the last couple of weeks by worries over a potential trade war and the prospect of more aggressive Fed rate hikes due to faster growth and inflation.

Markets Alibaba to invest Dollars 2 billion in Lazada to capture Southeast Asia
Author: 0 Alibaba to invest Dollars 2 billion in Lazada to capture Southeast Asia

Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on the role of senior advisor to the Alibaba Group, to assist in the transition and future global growth strategy. Speaking after the announcement, Lucy said, "With a young population, high mobile penetration and just 3 percent of the region's retail sales now conducted online, we feel very confident to double down on Southeast Asia.Lazada is well-positioned for the next phase of development and of Internet-enabled ...

Markets United Kingdom art teacher wins $1M teaching prize for inner city work
Author: 0 United Kingdom art teacher wins $1M teaching prize for inner city work

Mr Woo, the head mathematics teacher at Sydney's Cherrybrook Technology High, was one of the 10 finalists. "Being a great teacher requires resilience, ingenuity and a generous heart", the prime minister said. Ms Zafirakou introduced an "artist in residence", who helps the students on a technical level, but also offers an outlet for what can be challenging and hard home circumstances.

Markets Students disrupt Walkout Day moment Of silence
Author: 0 Students disrupt Walkout Day moment Of silence

Another round of school walkouts is planned for April 20 , the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High shooting in Colorado. Organizers say about 350 students marched around campus today . A protest is we're supposed to walkout", another student said. We encourage parents to talk to your child (ren) about how they may be feeling, and the importance of expressing themselves in appropriate ways while at school.

Markets Trump, Moon pledge to keep pressure on N.Korea
Author: 0 Trump, Moon pledge to keep pressure on N.Korea

Here's why the agreement to meet face to face with North Korea's dictator Kim Jong Un may be disastrous for the U.S. President Trump thinks he has Kim negotiating from a position of weakness because of sanctions, which is a severe miscalculation (Kim doesn't care and China and Russian Federation secretly fill the void).

Markets United Airlines flight diverted after third dog incident in single week
Author: 0 United Airlines flight diverted after third dog incident in single week

United said the mix-up occurred when two flights made connections in Denver. Ian Petchenic, a spokesman for the flight-data company Flightradar24, told The Post that the flight averages about two hours. "This poor family paid $125 for their pet to be murdered in front of them". United said the pet was safely delivered to its owner. Irgo was supposed to fly from Denver to Kansas City after his family moved from Oregon.

Markets Central Academy students take part in National Walkout Day; superintendent shows support
Author: 0 Central Academy students take part in National Walkout Day; superintendent shows support

The student-led event, organized by teens at Connecticut's Ridgefield High School and beyond, is meant to protest "congressional, state, and local failures to take action to prevent gun violence", per the website. "And we needed to give them that avenue, and to give them an opportunity to speak through silence". "Guns are not safe and people get hurt", the young activist told reporters.

Markets Fading In Success? Acadia Realty Trust (AKR), KB Home (KBH)
Author: 0 Fading In Success? Acadia Realty Trust (AKR), KB Home (KBH)

About 905,760 shares traded or 56.78% up from the average. Teradyne, Inc. (NYSE:TER) has risen 88.99% since March 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, February 1 report. The consensus rating is 2.3, suggesting the market has given up on the stock.

Markets Labor concedes South Australian election
Author: 0 Labor concedes South Australian election

Mr Xenophon says the party's failure to elect any lower house MPs, including himself, is his fault and was the result of its resources being spread too thin and the "dirty" campaign waged against it. Labor's primary vote has increased one point in the past fortnight to 31 per cent, just shy of the Lib's 34 per cent. "For the first time, in most seats, South Australians have a genuine choice between the major parties", he said.

Author: 0 'Dog-in' protest at LaGuardia following death of dog on United flight

Add United Airlines as an interest to stay up to date on the latest United Airlines news, video, and analysis from ABC News . A United Airlines flight heading to St. The dog died during the flight. "We chose the fastest option to reunite the dog with his family", said United spokesman Jonathan Guerin. When his owners in Wichita went to collect him, they were greeted instead by Lincoln, a Great Dane whose family live in Japan and were on their way there without him.

Markets Met Eireann issues warning for cold temperatures and snow over the weekend
Author: 0 Met Eireann issues warning for cold temperatures and snow over the weekend

Good morning, Rebecca here. Areas expected to be affected on Saturday in England includes the North East, North West, West Midlands, East Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber, the East of England, London, the South East and Wales. Its Road Policing Unit tweeted: "Really hard driving conditions across West Yorkshire, numerous collisions reported in all areas". Fierce Siberian winds could lead to blizzard conditions and drifting of snow with up to six inches of snow falling in places.