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Markets Cruise Ships Help Hurricane Irma Victims in St. Thomas and St. Maarten
Author: 0 Cruise Ships Help Hurricane Irma Victims in St. Thomas and St. Maarten

Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE: RCL ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $120.50, for a total transaction of $2,048,500.00. Norwegian Cruise Line said the Norwegian Escape voyage that departed Miami on September 2 will be cut from seven to five days so that the ship can return to Miami early, ahead of Hurricane Irma .

Markets Uber to scrap all diesel and petrol vehicles by 2022
Author: 0 Uber to scrap all diesel and petrol vehicles by 2022

The UK Government has proposed banning diesel and petrol cars by 2040, and Scotland hopes to do the same but eight years earlier. Ultimately, Uber wants every auto using the app in London to be electric by 2025. From next month, a 35-pence surcharge will be added to fares in London to help fund a scheme whereby Uber drivers can receive up to £5,000 towards the cost of upgrading their auto to a hybrid or electric model.

Markets Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into Uber's Hell program
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into Uber's Hell program

The Wall Street Journal reports that the FBI's NY office is leading the investigation in tandem with the Manhattan U.S. attorney's office, which has already been looking into some of Uber's other anti-competitive tactics. Uber did not respond to The Daily Caller News Foundation's request for comment by time of publication. It's now unclear when the federal agency officially started its probe, though the thereof may have been related to the aforementioned lawsuit which drew additional ...

Markets New York Regulator kicks Pakistan's Habib Bank out of United States
Author: 0 New York Regulator kicks Pakistan's Habib Bank out of United States

According to reports, despite repeated warnings, Habib was not able to fund the financing of terrorists and money laundering in his favor. The New York state department of financial services had wanted to fine Habib Bank ( HBL ) up to $ 630 million for "grave" failures to in complying with anti-money laundering rules.

Markets No-fly rules: Unruly to face ban from 60 days to life
Author: 0 No-fly rules: Unruly to face ban from 60 days to life

The second level is for "physically abusive behaviour (pushing, kicking, hitting, inappropriate touching)" with a flying ban of up to months. Gaikwad was barred from flying by all domestic airlines before the ban was revoked. These rules, which define three levels of unruly behaviour , will be applicable for all Indian airlines engaged in domestic and worldwide transport of passengers.

Markets United States oil price decline on rising inventories
Author: 0 United States oil price decline on rising inventories

Brent, the global benchmark, rose 46 cents, or 0.9%, to $53.85 a barrel. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude October contract was at $49.05 a barrel by 3:10AM ET (0710GMT), down 11 cents, or around 0.2%. "Irma looks like it will miss the key Gulf areas, and we're more anxious about shale", said Mark Watkins, regional investment manager at U.S. Bank.

Markets North Korea worries rattle Wall Street
Author: 0 North Korea worries rattle Wall Street

September is often considered the worst month for investing, especially on Wall Street. West Texas intermediate crude oil was up 1%, trading above $49 a barrel. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,465. Norwegian Cruise Line shed $1.85, or 3.2 percent, to $56.69. Down Under, the S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.24%.

Markets Some quotes in reaction to Ontario's plan to sell marijuana
Author: 0 Some quotes in reaction to Ontario's plan to sell marijuana

Under the legalization, adults will be allowed to cultivate four plants each and to possess up to 30 grams of the weed in public places. In April, legislation was introduced in the House of Commons to legalize and regulate the sale and distribution of marijuana on or before July 1, 2018.

Markets New Brunswick's jobless rate rises to 7.8%
Author: 0 New Brunswick's jobless rate rises to 7.8%

Young Canadians, however, still felt the pinch over full-time jobs: There were 2.9-per-cent fewer 15-to-24-year-olds with full-time work in the same period, while the 55-plus full-time cohort grew 3.1 per cent. There were also signs that wage pressures were rising, with average hourly pay up 1.7 percent from a year earlier, the strongest annual increase since last October.

Markets Price Gouging Hits Florida Ahead of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Price Gouging Hits Florida Ahead of Hurricane Irma

Due to the threat of Hurricane Irma , the strongest ever recorded storm in the Atlantic, to the Florida Keys and the Florida Peninsula, prices in the areas have started to skyrocket. Look at product name, size, quantity, manufacturer, item number and unit price. Even though airline prices are outside her jurisdiction and up to FAA to regulate, Bondi says she's impressed by numerous steps some airlines have made to be part of the solution.

Markets Students disciplined for photo in white hoods with Confederate flag, burning cross
Author: 0 Students disciplined for photo in white hoods with Confederate flag, burning cross

Jeff Bevins, the assistant principal at Creston Community High School, said the students would be disciplined, however, because they are minors, would not reveal the extent of the punishment. "I was disgusted", Cheers said in a phone interview. Piel said there appears to be nothing for law enforcement to investigate. "The bottom line is the discipline was directly connected to speech that occurred off campus, outside of school boundaries, and during people's free time".

Markets Putin hints at cutting more USA diplomats in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Putin hints at cutting more USA diplomats in Russian Federation

Those missiles, successfully tested twice in July, have the ability to reach the United States mainland, North Korea says. "Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programme is a crude violation of UN Security Council resolutions, undermines the non-proliferation regime and creates a threat to the security of northeastern Asia", Mr Putin said at a joint news conference.

Author: 0 South Korea: US missile defense system to be fully installed Thursday

The Russian leader said there are "many reasonable people in the current (US) administration" who are experienced and who have dealt with similar crises. The system, known as THAAD, was first deployed to a former golf course in the rural southern area of Seongju in April. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo spoke yesterday to discuss North Korea's September 2 test of a nuclear device , chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W.

Markets Reflections on the Current State of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
Author: 0 Reflections on the Current State of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

HPE's adjusted profit came in at 30 cents per share. The stock of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) earned "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, September 8. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.82, for a total transaction of $6,943,883.76. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink .

Markets Gas prices rise post hurricane, but not to staggering amounts
Author: 0 Gas prices rise post hurricane, but not to staggering amounts

The average price has risen 13 consecutive days, increasing 17.2 cents, including 1.1 cents on Wednesday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service. Department of Energy reports eight refineries, which make up 10 percent of the Gulf Coast refining capabilities, are in the process of restarting. The Orange County average price rose to its highest amount since September 18, 2015, increasing 1 cent to $3.163.

Markets Closing Above PSAR Are Shares of Sage Group PLC (SGE.L)
Author: 0 Closing Above PSAR Are Shares of Sage Group PLC (SGE.L)

Liberum Capital has "Hold" rating and GBX 469 target. UBS AG increased their target price on shares of Homeserve plc from GBX 630 ($8.14) to GBX 690 ($8.91) and gave the company a neutral rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 24th. As per Monday, January 25, the company rating was downgraded by Peel Hunt. The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, February 9.

Markets European stocks mixed as Wall Street returns
Author: 0 European stocks mixed as Wall Street returns

NORTH KOREA: South Korean warships conducted live-fire exercises at sea following US warnings of a "massive military response" after North Korea's biggest nuclear test to date. The month of September, traditionally the most hard of the year, could be further complicated by a possible showdown in Washington around the debt ceiling, support for the Reuters news agency.

Markets Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) Valuation According To Analysts
Author: 0 Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) Valuation According To Analysts

About 17,966 shares traded. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for The Walt Disney Company is 14.5%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 9%. Zeke Capital Advsrs Ltd Liability Co has 13,860 shares for 0.39% of their portfolio. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have given a hold rating and eighteen have given a buy rating to the company.