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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting third child

In an announcement from Kensington Palace, the royal family is "delighted with the news". This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Recent guidelines from the Royal College Of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists warned that around 10 per cent of women with the severest form of morning sickness opt for an abortion because they fear that they, or their baby will die and worry that their symptoms prevent them taking care of their families. Read More »

Axelsen topples Lin in badminton final; Okukara wins classic


Sindhu now has a world rank of 4 but she has been ranked as high as world No 2. Nozomi was outlasting Sindhu in the early matches but after Rio, Sindhu has two successive wins to her credit. Okuhara became the first Japanese to win a world badminton singles title. The breakthrough finally came this week, as he brushed aside Olympic, world and Asia champion Chen Long in the semifinals, and dismissed Lin without dropping a game to either Chinese star. Read More »

Walmart Moves into Voice Shopping


To use the service, customers link their Walmart accounts to Google Express . Walmart is one of the most popular and known corporate giant in the United States which is teaming up with Google to provide Voice Assistant service to make your shopping more easier. Read More »

Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.45n


Berkshire Hathaway Energy, the energy subsidiary of Buffett's conglomerate, said Friday that it had reached an agreement with five stakeholders in Texas, including the staff at the Public Utility Commission of Texas, resolving all outstanding issues in its bid for Oncor . Read More »

Wall St extends losses on Trump policy worries


According to the CME Group's Fedwatch tool, which bases any rate hike probability on Fed Fund futures contracts, the odds of a 25 basis point hike in December is 47 percent. Others expressed concerns that delaying further rate hikes could push inflation higher into risky territory. Treasury bonds were stronger, the dollar reversed early strength to finish lower, gold gained 0.3%, and oil fell 1.6% to extend its recent weakness. Read More »

Infosys Predicament: Vishal Sikka Vs Narayana Murthy


Sikka's resignation spooked investors in India's second-biggest IT services company and sent its shares down almost 10 percent, wiping $3.45 billion off its market value. HDFC Securities analyst Apurva Prasad said: "There is some level of uncertainty as we wait till the new CEO and managing director comes in, and it does put the company in some form of uncertainty in terms of strategy". Read More »

Foot Locker stumbles taking Nike and Under Armour with it


It has a 7.37 P/E ratio. Foot Locker blamed the degrading sales on the lack of new innovative products. Fuller Thaler Asset Mgmt holds 0% or 1,500 shares in its portfolio. Therefore 68% are positive. GILBERT JAROBIN JR also sold $332,640 worth of Foot Locker, Inc . Foot Locker has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $72.17. Read More »

Walmart's Earnings Prove It's Getting Tougher to Please Retail Investors


Bartashus said the new forecast for the rest of the year might also prove conservative, as Target should benefit from back-to-school shopping. First City Capital Management Inc. If you are reading this story on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright law. Finally, Morningstar, Inc. Read More »

Uber Bows to Philippines Suspension After Show of Defiance


On Wednesday, a meeting between Uber and LTFRB set up by Poe failed to resolve the impasse as Martin Delgra, the head of the agency, said that the directive would stand. The complainants, describing themselves as the "national president and/or chairman of various transport organizations [representing] transport workers", alleged that Uber did not stop accepting applications of transport network vehicles despite LTFRB's order and its subsequent fine of P5 million. Read More »

German growth slows slightly in second quarter


German chancellor Angela Merkel will lead the Christian Democrat party (CDU) into next month's elections have presided over 12 straight quarters of growth. The German economy has so far expanded in 16 of the past 17 quarters - putting it on track to beat a late-1970s record for the longest-ever recovery. Read More »

Home Depot Reported Better-than-Expected Q2 Financial Results


It has underperformed by 18.72% the S&P500. That wasn't good enough for the market, however: Shares of Home Depot have dropped 2.5% to $150.41 at 9:46 a.m. $89,110 worth of stock was sold by Sherr Richard on Wednesday, May 17. It worsened, as 84 investors sold HD shares while 664 reduced holdings. 838.20 million shares or 0.09% more from 837.48 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Stocks drift lower on Wall Street

Meanwhile, the country's KOSPI Composite Index SEU, -1.10% fell 1.1% to 2,368.39. The S&P 500 volatility index jumped again on the latest jawboning in the US-North Korea standoff. Brent crude, used to price global oils, slid 80 cents, or 1.5 percent, to $51.90. For the week, the Dow fell 1.1%. In an inversion of the curve, the spot VIX rose above VIX futures, meaning traders are paying more for protection against a sudden sharp drop on the S&P than for protection in the future. Read More »

Kylie Celebrates Turning 20 With Some Sexy Bikini Selfies


Kylie showcased her ample bust in the flesh-coloured number while she showed off her taut stomach and teased her pert posterior. She told WWD , "I do want stores, my own store". And the latest to enter the field is none other than Kylie Jenner and her Kylie Cosmetics- which is now gearing toward a billion-dollar success in a few years. Read More »

United Kingdom government criticizes utility's gas price hike


Such announcements are highly sensitive because they can affect share prices. If we assume that rate of increase was the same 2.9% a year from 2014 to 2017 that would have added no more than £10 to a bill, so we're still £79 short. British Gas owner Centrica claim the rise "reflects an underlying increase in policy and transmission costs". "For example, British Gas managed to lose 377,000 United Kingdom customers in the first half of the year, despite waiting until after its rivals had ... Read More »

The Big Risk in Tesla's Model 3 Launch

The California-based company aims to make 5,000 Model 3 sedans per week by the end of this year and 10,000 per week in 2018. Even if everything were to go right, Musk previously had indicated all those now holding reservations likely wouldn't take delivery of a Model 3 for at least 18 months. Read More »

Eurozone unemployment falls to lowest since February 2009


Strategists at Morgan Stanley cautioned that a 10 percent rise in the euro could knock 5 to 8 percent off Euro zone earnings and shave about 0.7 percentage points off regional GDP growth a year later as exports fall. Since the start of the year, with the exception of February, the euro has ended the month on a positive note. Outside Europe, U.S. monthly jobs data for July on Friday is likely to be the key figure for economists and the Federal Reserve, whose policy-setters next meet on ... Read More »

Reince Priebus Defends POTUS' Firing, Assures Wolf Blitzer: "I'm On Team Trump"


Reince Priebus said he resigned on Thursday. "I've been obviously talking to the president for a few days about this and ultimately I formally resigned yesterday", Priebus said in a live interview on CNN . " Reince is a f-king paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac ", Scaramucci said during a late-night rant to a reporter. Priebus also affirmed his commitment to Trump's presidency, noting that he was "always going to be a Trump fan". Read More »

Sonakshi was my first choice for Haseena Parkar: Apoorva


Shraddha's brother Siddhanth Kapoor plays the role of Dawood Ibrahim, who headed Mumbai-based organised crime syndicate D-Company and is also accused of the 1993 Mumbai blasts, in which hundreds of people lost their lives. "Being an actor and being in films is a real privilege". Directed by Apoorva Lakhia, Haseena Parkar starres Shraddha Kapoor , Siddhanth Kapoor and Ankur Bhatia. Read More »

Dark Web marketplaces worth billions crushed in secret takeover


The US seized AlphaBay's infrastructure with the help of law enforcement authorities in Thailand, the Netherlands, Lithuania, Canada, the United Kingdom, and France, as well as the European law enforcement agency Europol . "We will find and prosecute drug traffickers who set up shop there". AlphaBay alone had 200,000 customers and more than 40,000 sellers peddling illegal goods, making it the largest takedown for a dark web marketplace ever. Read More »

Pelosi Plans To Force Republicans To Vote On Russia Sanctions


The issue has become even more heated since emails released Tuesday showed that Donald Trump Jr, the president's eldest son, eagerly agreed a year ago to meet a woman he was told was a Russian government lawyer who might have damaging information about Hillary Clinton , the Democratic rival in the 2016 presidential election. Read More »

Tesla to build 100-megawatt battery for South Australia in 100 days


Tesla's Powerpacks will charge using the energy produced from the wind farm and then deliver electricity during peak hours. Musk , who is in Australia today for the announcement, updated the 100-day claim by saying that it would start once an electricity grid interconnection agreement has been signed with the local utility. Read More »

The Zoo Digital Group plc (ZOO) Rating Reiterated by FinnCap


Analysts at Deutsche have GBX 300.00 TP on Sainsbury (LON:SBRY). Berenberg Bank's target would suggest a potential upside of 18.97% from the company's last stock close price. It has a 13.08 P/E ratio. Among 16 analysts covering Nuvasive Inc. Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $230,155 activity. Read More »