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by | September 02, 2017 | 00:47

While waters in most rivers and bayous had stabilized or were receding, others were still rising, according to Jeff Lindner , meteorologist with the Harris County flood control district. The company said it discovered roof damage at the plant, which is the second-largest in the country. The hurricane has led to 17 percent of refining capacity going offline and that might increase the overall level of crude oil inventories over the next few months , Business Insider reported , citing ...

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:48

Relativity emerged from Chapter 11 in April 2016. Jason Momoa and Corin Hardy were last on board as star and director and while neither is now attached, sources have indicated that the studio's interested in making deals if schedules can be worked out.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:45

United States and South Korean aircraft dropped live munitions onto the Pilseung shooting range in Gangwon province, some 150 kilometers (94 miles) south of the Demilitarized Zone dividing the two Koreas. "I agree with the president..." "Also, North Korea appears to have sought to gain the upper hand in its relations with the US" by demonstrating the capability of its new ballistic missile, it added.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:42

Refineries along the state's coast make up 15 percent of America's total oil refining capacity, according to NBC Dallas Fort-Worth. Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton attempted to quell "shortage" fears by saying he doesn't believe the shortage will be an issue in a week.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:44

The signature drink has espresso and milk, along with flavors of pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove. While some have expressed concern that PSL season is starting too early at Starbucks this year, the September 1 early launch is in line with what the chain has done in years past.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:43

Job gains in June and July were revised downward by 41,000 jobs. Manufacturing added a solid 36,000 jobs in August, with gains happening in motor vehicles and parts (+14,000), fabricated metal products (+5,000), and computer and electronic products (+4,000).

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:30

The company has a market cap of $43.81 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.61 and a beta of 1.11. During the month, the F-Series average transaction price rose $3,400 to $45,600 per vehicle. The largest carmakers in the US posted mixed sales results after Hurricane Harvey slammed one of the country's largest auto markets, with Nissan Motor Co.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:27

Although the rate of improvement in foreign demand eased from July's near-record high, it remained among the strongest seen since new export orders data were first collected in January 1996. A PMI of 56.9 represented the second-highest level of activity in the industry in three years, and rose from 55.3 in July. A day earlier ratings agency Moody's adjusted China's 2017 growth expectation to 6.8 percent based on the first and second quarter - which both came in at 6.9 percent.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:57

The bank has also sought to keep market interest rates, which affect the costs of loans and mortgages, low by flooding the financial system with newly-created money. That's also likely to weigh on policymakers in their deliberations next week. If BAML strategists are right and the European Central Bank not only sounds a dovish note at its Wednesday meeting, but also ties its eventual tapering of bond purchases to increases in inflation, then it could keep the euro under pressure for some ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:56

He had earlier said the objective of demonetisation was to shift India from a predominantly high cash economy. So rely more on banking transaction and digitisation. Defending the indefensible is often the test of a good lawyer and Jaitley is, in his professional life a senior and accomplished advocate. Then, who will be the country's next defence minister? Chidambaram also wondered if demonetisation was "a scheme created to convert black money into white?".

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:46

Numerous shipments are expected to end up in Latin America, which has become increasingly reliant on gasoline and diesel supplies from the U.S. Gulf Coast in recent years amid fast-growing demand in emerging economies such as Mexico and Brazil, traders said.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:46

Colonial did note there are other ways to distribute fuel, like trucks, barges and other pipelines, so as to not disrupt the distribution system, however, pipelines are the safest way to move oil, gasoline, jet fuel and other petroleum products.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:48

While Amazon introduced voice-controlled Alexa with its Echo speakers in 2014, Google launched Assistant on its Google Home speakers past year. The biggest online retailer and one of the biggest tech companies in the world are bringing their digital assistants together to play. Consumers waiting for a Hermes delivery on behalf of one of the UK's leading retailers, or expecting a package via the myHermes C2C network, will now be able to track their parcels via Google Assistant.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:44

Toshiba has been forced to sell its prized memory chip unit following heavy losses at its United States nuclear business unit Westinghouse that landed the company in a financial mess, involving billions of dollars in liabilities. Lee Kyu-jin, a senior analyst with Ebest Investment & Securities, noted that Toshiba is facing an increasing competition from rivals like Samsung Electronics in the field of NAND chips.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:21

The Oxbow Advisors Llc holds 143,095 shares with $6.09M value, down from 153,370 last quarter. Analysts await Dollar General Corporation (NASDAQ:DG) to report earnings on Aug, 31 for the fiscal quarter ending Jul 2017. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 10th will be given a $0.26 dividend. If you are reading this piece on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide copyright & trademark legislation.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:15

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott also spoke out against price gouging, calling it "un-Texan". A breakdown of the complaints show that at least 202 of the complaints are related to service stations. But what's the difference between supply-and-demand pricing, and price gouging? Some businesses were even gouging evacuees on water as well, charging anywhere from $42 to $99 for a case of bottles.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:02

Mortgage rates edged down again with the dip in Treasury yields. Lower mortgage rates also ease the pressure of monthly payments for would-be home buyers. The refinance share of mortgage activity accounted for 49.4 percent of all applications. The Refinance Index decreased 2 percent from the previous week.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:55

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha Chief Bimal Gurung Bimal Gurung, in a telephonic conversation with media persons from his hideout, stated the bandh will be imposed more stringently from Friday. In a tit-for-tat move, GJM general secretary Roshan Giri late on Thursday said that the party had ousted Tamang as its chief coordinator and added that he and another leader Anil Thapa are to be expelled.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:57

A SC couple, Thomas Corey Payne and Kayla Harris, filed a proposed class action lawsuit against Amazon in federal court on Tuesday saying they experienced headaches and eye watering after using glasses they bought on Amazon to view the August 21 total solar eclipse, Reuters reported.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:46

This, in turn, caused it to dip below the surface of oil or other materials stored there, causing "unusually high emissions, especially of volatile organic compounds, a category of regulated chemicals", reports the Washington Post. Flooding was prominent in the refinery areas of the Gulf Coast from Corpus Christi, Texas, to Louisiana. Retail prices have gained more slowly - up 4 cents in the last week to $2.38 a gallon, according to auto club AAA.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:35

Comcast Corp New now has $192.16 billion valuation. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed -1.85% and performed 7.80% over the last six months. Waters Parkerson And Llc reported 421,609 shares. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 79.46% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:28

To view the full article, register now. The FDA is not recommending the devices be removed or replaced. The firmware update process is described in Abbott's Dear Doctor Letter issued on August 28, 2017. "Because all networked medical devices are potentially vulnerable to cybersecurity threats, the FDA has been working diligently with device manufacturers and other stakeholders to ensure the benefits of medical devices to patients continue to outweigh any potential cybersecurity risks", ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:23

Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. While Hurricane Harvey itself had weakened to a tropical storm and was moving back offshore, officials said the worst for Texas was far from over as continuous rains exacerbated flooding and kept tens of thousands of people from their homes and work.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:22

She was later caught by police, but has yet to be formally charged. Metro Transit Police are still trying to identify the woman who assaulted the bus driver. The straphanger said she flung a cup of urine at the driver because she didn't like her tone. She became agitated when the bus operator told her to "have a nice day", reports claim.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:19

The company normally does not sell water by the case, so employees mistakenly attempted to calculated the price "by multiplying the cost of one bottle by the number of bottles in a case". "They don't need the money". "We expect more complaints in the wake of the storm regarding home fix and construction fraud/price gouging", said Kayleigh Lovvorn, who works in media relations in the Texas Attorney General's Office.