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Ontario unveils new measures to cool housing market Ontario unveils new measures to cool housing market
- April 23, 2017

A spokeswoman for Premier Kathleen Wynne said Tuesday a tax on non-resident speculators is one of the measures being considered. Sales leapt forward in the last month and prices climbed 12.3 per cent year-over-year to almost $1.2 million in the first three months of 2017, according to a report from Royal LePage released Tuesday. (more...)
EPA chief tours toxic East Chicago site EPA chief tours toxic East Chicago site
- April 23, 2017

The pair joined other state and federal officials, including Senators Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) and Todd Young (R-Ind)., meeting with East Chicago officials and community leaders. Mikulka said that is not typical of administrators. "And I know for a fact that his very first Superfund briefing was East Chicago, and at the end of the briefing he committed to going further", Kaplan says. (more...)
United Airlines issues a new policy requiring crews to be booked sooner United Airlines issues a new policy requiring crews to be booked sooner
- April 23, 2017

United Airlines and the city of Chicago have agreed to keep video and other records from a flight where a passenger who refused to give up his seat was dragged off the plane, the passenger's attorney said . The near-exact 50-50 split among respondents who haven't been following the news about United indicates that the recent incidents have had a massive, polarizing effect on public perception of the airline among anyone who's been paying attention to the news. (more...)
BJP on mission mode for 2019, sets new targets BJP on mission mode for 2019, sets new targets
- April 23, 2017

Modi asked BJP leaders to maintain caution with their public remarks and not get carried away with emotion to make untoward remarks. There should not be injustice to them. He said the manner in which the bill was opposed exposed their attitude towards backward classes. Other leaders and union minister including Arun Jaitely, Venkaiah Naidu, Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh and other have also returned home after the high profile conclave ended in Odisha. (more...)
5 bodies recovered from British Columbia snow slide 5 bodies recovered from British Columbia snow slide
- April 23, 2017

She said she received a call at 1am from her brother-in-law telling her to prepare herself for the worst. "They didn't do anything wrong", he said. Local media reported later that the body of the fifth hiker had been found. "I can't say I know anyone personally, but it impacts us because it's very easy to imagine this could have been my parents, or my friends parents". Colwell said the hikers were well equipped for the hard conditions. (more...)
No Significant Chemical Discharge From US Steel Spill No Significant Chemical Discharge From US Steel Spill
- April 23, 2017

The National Park Service (NPS) has also closed four beaches in the area of the spill " as a precaution to protect the health of park visitors , " warning that people and pets "should have no contact with the water of Lake Michigan or Burns Waterway". (more...)
Netflix standing on the threshold of 100 million subscribers Netflix standing on the threshold of 100 million subscribers
- April 23, 2017

Netflix also provided guidance for the second quarter. The streaming firm added 4.95 million new subscribers in the quarter, fewer than the 5.2 million it had forecast. Netflix revealled it will spend more than US$1 billion in marketing its content this year as its slate of originals continues to expand, and will up its investment in programmatic advertising. (more...)
March home sales hit record high, Canadian Real Estate Association says March home sales hit record high, Canadian Real Estate Association says
- April 23, 2017

In Vancouver, home sales plunged and price growth stalled for several months following the B.C. government's introduction of a 15 per cent tax on foreign buyers. Possibly the most far-reaching of these measures is a 15% Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST). The province promises to introduce legislation that would enable Toronto and other cities to introduce a vacant home tax on empty homes. (more...)
Nintendo Switch is Nintendo's Fastest Selling Console in History Nintendo Switch is Nintendo's Fastest Selling Console in History
- April 23, 2017

The only answer for more copies of Zelda being sold than units of the Switch is fans are buying gear and games before they buy the Switch. Nintendo launched the 3DS in March as well , and the handheld sold 440,000 units in its first week on sale in 2011. (more...)
Bank of New York Mellon posts 1Q profit
- April 23, 2017

Analysts await FairPoint Communications Inc (NASDAQ:FRP) to report earnings on May, 3. A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. During the first quarter, Bank of New York Mellon has returned almost $1.1 billion to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends and strengthened the key regulatory capital ratios. (more...)
Quarter house prices flat in Edmonton, soar in Ontario
- April 23, 2017

The median price of a two-storey home in Calgary remained relatively flat, increasing 0.1 per cent to $500,190 the first quarter of 2017. Two-storey home prices increased by 1.3 per cent to $422,848, while bungalows saw a small decrease, dropping 2.1 per cent to $236,254, compared to the same period a year ago. (more...)
Miami has another near-no-hitter, beats Seattle 5-0 Miami has another near-no-hitter, beats Seattle 5-0
- April 23, 2017

Volquez is winless in three starts and has only pitched more than five innings in one of the outings. The Mariners travel to Oakland for a four-game series against the Athletics beginning Thursday night. Dyson advanced to third on Mitch Haniger's ground out and came home on Cano's double off the wall in left-center. Suzuki was given a standing ovation as he made his way into Safeco field , but the celebration was short lived and by the eighth inning, the Marlins were down big. (more...)
Of Saskatchewan (POT) Short Interest Down 19.3% in March
- April 23, 2017

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 1.32% which for the week approaches 1.49%. CLSA Downgrades Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of -117.18% in last three month period. (more...)
Rockwell Collins revenue rises 2.4 pct Rockwell Collins revenue rises 2.4 pct
- April 23, 2017

Rockwell Collins, Inc . (NYSE:COL) shares have been recently spotted -0.62% away from the 52-week high, and 27.81% away from the 52-week low mark. The stock's 50-day moving average price is $91.30 and its 200 day moving average price is $87.57. (more...)
Texas House OKs raising to 18 Texas' age for adult offenders Texas House OKs raising to 18 Texas' age for adult offenders
- April 23, 2017

Currently, the City of Austin is responsible for oversight of TNCs in city limits. The Republicans had a perfectly fine bill that would put the state in charge of regulating rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft , stripping the power from municipalities. (more...)
Factors to Note Before Buying Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR)
- April 23, 2017

A month ago, analyst EPS consensus estimated earnings of US$-0.01 per share. KLR Group reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $5.00 target price on shares of Denbury Resources in a research report on Wednesday, March 15th. In the latest week Denbury Resources Inc. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/04/22/keycorp-comments-on-denbury-resources-inc-s-q2-2017-earnings-dnr.html. (more...)
Stockholm truck attack suspect 'admits to terror crime' Stockholm truck attack suspect 'admits to terror crime'
- April 23, 2017

The attack shattered any sense Swedes had of being insulated from the militant violence that has hit other parts of Europe but politicians have taken a defiant stance, saying Sweden will remain an open, tolerant society. The city's subway and bus system was temporarily shut down and Prime Minister Stefan Löfven ordered tighter border controls. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? A woman lays flowers to commemorate the victims of Friday's terror ... (more...)
Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Invesco Ltd. (IVZ)
- April 23, 2017

Bank of The Ozarks boosted its stake in shares of Invesco by 0.5% in the third quarter. A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. At present, the Gross Margin for Invesco Ltd. IVZ Asset Management is moving around at 70.30% alongside a Profit Margin of 18.00%. (more...)
Alphabet Alleges Uber Hiding Device Based On Waymo Tech Alphabet Alleges Uber Hiding Device Based On Waymo Tech
- April 23, 2017

Furthermore, the abandoned design is not the one Uber is now developing for use on its self-driving cars, an Uber spokesperson said. Waymo, in an attempt to undercut Uber's claims that its technology for lidar sensors is completely different from its rival's designs, said in a court filing Friday that Uber is engaged in a "cover up" of its trade secret theft. (more...)
Police Man Dead And Three Injured In Paris Attack
- April 23, 2017

Islamic State , which has hundreds of French-speaking fighters, claimed responsibility for the Champs Elysees shooting soon afterwards, in a statement identifying the attacker as "Abu Yousif al-Belgiki [the Belgian]". He said France must show it was united, and not afraid. Squaremouth, a travel insurance comparison website, said in a news release that most companies include terrorist attacks in their policies, but that specific conditions must be met to cover a cancellation. (more...)