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by | August 31, 2017 | 00:46

Already available on select Android phones as well as Google Home speakers, iPhones, Android Wear devices, and Google Allo, you're about to see Google Assistant on a wider variety of speakers and appliances. With the integration of voice assistant, users can ask questions like " Ok Google, is the laundry done? ". "Getting help around the house will be easier than ever".

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:44

But advocacy groups are afraid the historic new drug may turn out to be the most expensive ever sold in the U.S. In another novel development Wednesday, Novartis plans to price the therapy, Kymriah, "based on the clinical outcomes achieved", and specifically only allow for payment when ALL patients "respond to Kymriah by the end of the first month".

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:39

Spot earnings for medium range (MR) tankers in the US Gulf may take a hit if refineries along the Texas coast remain shut in the wake of Hurricane Harvey . Although South Texas is also a center for oil and gas production as well, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said on Sunday that only about 378,000 barrels per day of production have been disrupted from the storm.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:39

The trade body has estimated that customs declarations could rise in number by between 55m and 255m per year, and that an extra 180,000 companies could be filing declarations for the first time, if the United Kingdom leaves the European Union on the terms set by the World Trade Organisation.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:36

By brand in the quarter, Chico's same-store sales fell 9% and White House Black Market same-store sales fell 10.6%, while Soma same-store sales fared a bit better, falling 1.8%, according to the release. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 3 by TH Capital. The stock of Sorrento Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRNE) earned "Buy" rating by H.C. Wainwright on Monday, December 7.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:33

Around one-third of US refineries dot the coast between Corpus Christi, Texas, and New Orleans, the area most affected by the storm. "The Pennsylvania average is $2.54 a gallon - up 20 cents from one year ago". Harvey's impact will be further minimized by regional demand that has eased after the eclipse and will drop further after the Labor Day travel weekend, she said.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:32

Still, Delaware gas price average, as of August 30, was up to $2.30 per gallon, up five cents overnight and nine cents on the week (since August 23). "People are still going to be hitting the road this weekend, and prices would normally rise due to supply and demand", Mac said. "One of the trickier challenges is the human impact", said Regina Mayor, global head of energy at KPMG who is based in Houston.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:29

Milwaukee Coast Guard officials say even though they have sent resources from the region to Texas, they are prepared for anything that may happen on the Great Lakes. This footage shows part of the Signet Enterprise rescue. Capt. Kevin Oditt, sector commander, told reporters Saturday that he's confident the refineries have made contingency plans for the rain and winds expected to pelt the area for several days.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:26

Rain from Tropical Storm Harvey is swelling the Vermilion River and drainage coulees in Lafayette Parish. It's probably no accident that possible presidential contenders like Senator Ted Cruz, who ran against Trump for the Republican presidential nomination and, at first, refused to endorse him, has immersed himself in storm relief and is offering none of the fiscal objections he waged against Superstorm Sandy relief in 2012, when he fought granting federal aid to the affected East Coast ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:22

Ambev SA (ADR) (NYSE:ABEV) has risen 10.52% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 62.72% the S&P500. Hartwell J M Limited Partnership increased Anadarko Petroleum Corp ( APC ) stake by 486.62% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:01

British Columbia Investment Mngmt reported 0.09% in Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY ). The stock rose 1.18% or $0.73 reaching $62.6. It has outperformed by 46.10% the S&P500. The stock of Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY ) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, May 15 by Loop Capital. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, June 15.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:44

The company has market cap of $330.41 million. The stock last traded at $8.40 impressively lower than $13.14, the stock's 50 day moving average and well below the 200 day moving average of $14.66. Online retailers like Amazon have been driving down the share prices of a number of different industries recently. Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC increased its position in shares of The Finish Line by 29.9% in the first quarter.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:34

In a statement to The Houston Chronicle newspaper, she continued: 'I am working closely with my team at BeyGOOD as well as my pastor [Rudy Rasmus at St. Trump, speaking in Corpus Christi near where Harvey first came ashore last week, said he wants future presidents to look back and say the way Trump handled the storm is the way disaster management should be done.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:41

Woodmont Investment Counsel Llc increased Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) stake by 16.62% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Microsoft Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Morfit G Mason has sold 7,000,000 shares of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT ) in trading session dated August 08, 2017.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:37

As the US takes a look at this new era, the grocer's product prices are already beginning to be lowered, with discounts ranging anywhere from 13 to 43 %. Naysayers can continue to gripe, but our society - and our economy - will ultimately be better off with increased accessibility to good food and increased competition that lowers prices.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:34

This was the second month in a row when Nationwide's index measured slowing house price growth on a yearly and monthly basis. The slowdown recorded by Nationwide echoes other signs of a sluggish housing market. "As a result, we continue to expect prices to rise by around 2 per cent over 2017 as a whole". Conversely, however, stagnant wages and rising inflation due to sterling's sharp devaluation in the 12 months following the Brexit vote have contributed to squeeze households' budgets, ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:18

A survey by campaign group Which? has found that over a third (38%) of consumers are unaware of the deadline , which could leave significant amounts of money unclaimed unless people take action. These include facilitating online complaints, ensuring complaint forms are easy to understand, providing support to vulnerable customers and providing useful and free-to-use PPI checking processes .

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:10

It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Fmr LLC cut its stake in shares of Nike, Inc. Wellington Management Group LLP owned 3.02% of Nike worth $2,781,332,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 648,871 shares. Adviser Investments LLC purchased a new position in Nike during the first quarter valued at about $2,645,000. Oxbow Ltd Liability Company holds 617,508 shares or 1.97% of its portfolio.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:08

The new law does not affect the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association or federal flood insurance. After Friday, new legal restrictions will be in place that make things more hard for consumers, and interest rates imposed on insurance companies to deter late payments will be cut almost in half.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:04

FCX is now overvalued by 4.09% relative to the average 1-year price target of $14.92 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. About 2,643 shares traded. Bennicas & Associates stated it has 19,606 shares. Reilly Fin Advisors Lc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX). Oppenheimer And has invested 0.09% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX).

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:05

Watch out for social media ads that can link you to scam websites . All charities can be reviewed and evaluated by visiting the Hurricane Harvey dedicated page on Charity Navigator . Avoid middlemen . Some charities raise money to forward to other groups that may be helping. If you receive an email from what seems like a nonprofit seeking donations, contact the organization directly to make sure it really exists (you can also check to see if it's listed on this national ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:58

The institutional investor held 150,000 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $5.34 million, down from 400,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Segment Wealth Management Llc, a Texas-based fund reported 78,359 shares. Fukoku Mutual Life Ins owns 2,500 shares. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC ) Stake Raised by Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V." was originally published by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:42

Will they understand how to use the keypad? Russell Weiner , president of Domino's United States of America, said: "We're interested to learn what people think about this type of delivery". "For instance, how will customers react to coming outside to get their food?". Instead of a human actually ringing the door people, customers will have to come out of their homes and type a unique four-digit code into a keypad mounted on the vehicle to access their pizza from the rear window.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:40

Sky stopped broadcasting Fox News in Britain today (Aug. 29) after low audience figures meant that it didn't make enough money to be commercially viable. Fox would have to pay Sky £200 million as a break fee if the deal falls apart. Rupert Murdoch and his sons are pulling Fox News off the air in Britain.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:37

EUR USD now trends near 1.2060. Despite this, however, the period before a speech from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi didn't cause any major Euro devaluation. economy. "There is going to be reduction of (quantitative easing), and there is going to be hiking of interest rates" in Europe, he added. However, there had been hopes Fed chair Janet Yellen would give some clues on the timing of further rate hikes.