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Heavy rains bring flash floods, flood warnings downstate Heavy rains bring flash floods, flood warnings downstate
- May 01, 2017

According to the NWS, the river could reach 15.3 feet. On Sunday, Jamie Enderlen, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service, said she didn't expect much more rain for Starved Rock Country. Given the saturated ground in many places from the rain that has already fallen, runoff from additional heavy rain may result in flash flooding. The high winds are pushing tide levels one to two feet above normal, which could cause coastal flooding in low-lying areas and roads. (more...)
Subtracted -1.62% in its Stock Price in the Previous Trading Session
- May 01, 2017

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely moves underneath 30 notify oversold conditions. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 226.19 Million and 172.4 Million respectively. The company reported revenue of $132.1 Million in the same period past year. (more...)
GM announces China version of hybrid Volt GM announces China version of hybrid Volt
- May 01, 2017

Volvo has confirmed that its first battery electric auto will be built in China for global export, and that it will be built on the new CMA Platform. That could be a big fillip for the local economy - and a blow to other major vehicle manufacturing nations such as the United States, Germany and Japan. (more...)
Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook
- May 01, 2017

The company also said it plans to bring the experience to more platforms. Augmented reality is the technology used by apps like Pokemon Go that mix reality with the virtual world. The app lets users interact, share 360° videos and photos and "relive personal memories from your own Timelines, or even make new ones", according to Facebook . (more...)
Opec chief sees oil producers near to re-balancing market Opec chief sees oil producers near to re-balancing market
- May 01, 2017

Inventories have been heading back down in the USA and dropped by 1 million barrels in the latest week, the Energy Information Administration said Wednesday, a smaller drop than expected. The energy minister of OPEC member the United Arab Emirates said on Tuesday he saw healthy oil demand growth this year and believed inventories would fall. (more...)
Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff
- May 01, 2017

US crude stocks fell 1 million barrels in the latest week, according to the US Energy Information Administration , less than anticipated. The gasoline inventory rose by 1.4 million barrels as refinery runs increased by 334,000bpd in the US. (more...)
US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul
- May 01, 2017

Inherent Resolve is the US-led assault against the Islamic State that kicked off in August 2014. At least 352 civilians have been killed in USA -led strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in 2014, the US military said in a statement on Sunday. (more...)
Hot Stock to Watch: Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT)
- May 01, 2017

The stock stands almost -6.34% off versus the 52-week high and 417.65% away from the 52-week low. The number of shares now held by investors is 6.17 Million. (NASDAQ:OPTT) stock went gone down with a prior 52-week high of $15.65.During the session shares traded on above-average volume. The overall volume in the last trading session was 2.83 million shares. (more...)
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) CLimbs 3.51% in Pre-Market DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) CLimbs 3.51% in Pre-Market
- May 01, 2017

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. DRYS has a 1-year high price of $ 2227.20 and 1-year low price of $0.58. DryShips, Inc. (DRYS ) has been given an average price target of $4200 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz. The share price is trading in a range of $1.95 - 2.34. (more...)
Negative global cues pull down Sensex, Nifty Negative global cues pull down Sensex, Nifty
- May 01, 2017

The NSE 50-share index opened at 9,340.95 and hovered in the range of 9,342.65 and 9,282.25 before settling at 9,304.05, showing a loss of 38.10 points, or 0.41 per cent. tax plan unveiled by Donald Trump on Wednesday failed to cheer investors. The week was marked by investor optimism over US President Donald Trump's tax plans, modest corporate earnings and a surge in rupee value to 20-month high. (more...)
Examining Consequences Of Australia's 457 Visa Abolition: Centre Examining Consequences Of Australia's 457 Visa Abolition: Centre
- May 01, 2017

The old visa programme will now be replaced with two new schemes that will put restrictions and make the laws stringent than earlier. Malcolm Turnbull's citizenship crackdown, to be announced on Thursday, comes just two days after the prime minister outlined an overhaul of the 457 temporary foreign worker visa system. (more...)
Bill O'Reilly Accuser Who Was Reportedly Called Bill O'Reilly Accuser Who Was Reportedly Called "Hot Chocolate" Speaks Out
- May 01, 2017

Those with premium membership to O'Reilly's website will be able to access " No Spin News " podcast. In January, the New York Times broke that five women were awarded a settlement of $13 million in a sexual harassment suit filed against Bill O'Reilly. (more...)
Trump says NAFTA deal with Canada, Mexico, is 'very possible' Trump says NAFTA deal with Canada, Mexico, is 'very possible'
- May 01, 2017

Trump tweeted that the leaders of Canada and Mexico agreed to re-negotiate NAFTA. In 2016, the USA exported more than US$20.5 billion in agricultural goods to Canada, or 15 per cent of all American farm exports, with prepared foods first among them, followed by fruits and vegetables. (more...)
After calls, Trump not to ditch NAFTA, yet After calls, Trump not to ditch NAFTA, yet
- May 01, 2017

He told reporters Thursday afternoon that he had been planning to terminate NAFTA "as of two or three days from now". Following his decision to not withdraw the United States from NAFTA this week, President Donald Trump described himself as both "a nationalist and a globalist", triggering chatter online about what his reversal means for his "America first" campaign rhetoric. (more...)
Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 2 (LCL) Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 2 (LCL)
- May 01, 2017

The ETF has market cap of $11.73 billion. The Firm operates through three divisions: Turner, which consists of cable networks and digital media properties; Home Box Office, which consists of premium pay television and over the top services and premium pay, basic tier television and OTT services internationally, and Warner Bros., which consists of television, feature film, home video, and videogame production and distribution. (more...)
Uber to roll out flying taxis in Dallas, Dubai by 2020 Uber to roll out flying taxis in Dallas, Dubai by 2020
- May 01, 2017

The technology is as yet untested and unproven; however, Uber firmly believes that it will eventually cost around the same price as a ride in a regular taxi. The RTA confirmed it is working with Uber to conduct a joint study into pricing models, people movement and identification of potential routes in Dubai. (more...)
U.S. economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter U.S. economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter
- May 01, 2017

The Bureau of Economic Analysis , which prepares the GDP report, has a three-year program aimed at addressing this problem, which has been particularly problematic in the first quarter. Still others pointed to stronger growth ahead, saying that companies invested in facilities and equipment at a faster pace than anticipated. What's more, this quarter's GDP slump was partly driven by a big drop-off in vehicle purchases, which could easily turn around. (more...)
Rich people including Trump will benefit -- Bob Badger Rich people including Trump will benefit -- Bob Badger
- May 01, 2017

Yet the proposal so far remains short of vital details, including how it would be paid for. So far, however, there are no specifics as to how income ranges are broken down among the brackets. "We've talked to numerous large corporations and businesses that have money trapped overseas". If the tax cut applies to all business income reported on individual tax returns, it would be a huge windfall for many rich families. (more...)
Iraq says will go with consensus at next OPEC meeting Iraq says will go with consensus at next OPEC meeting
- April 30, 2017

At 1835 GMT, Brent crude futures were trading up 27 cents at $51.71 a barrel and was also headed for weekly and monthly losses. It remains unclear whether Russian Federation will support an extension of the deal, under which OPEC agreed to cut 1.2 million b/d and 11 non-OPEC countries led by Russian Federation committed to a 558,000 b/d cut from January through June. (more...)
Ousted Fox host O'Reilly could get $25 mn Ousted Fox host O'Reilly could get $25 mn
- April 30, 2017

It is ironic that after 20 years of hosting the "No Spin Zone", Bill O'Reilly would be the final one to spin a story. O'Reilly "Factor" fans are even "threatening to boycott Fox News as a form of protest", announced Young Turks guest commentator Hannah Cranston on Thursday. (more...)