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Markets China Shuts Down Marriot Website Over Taiwan and Tibet Error
Author: 0 China Shuts Down Marriot Website Over Taiwan and Tibet Error

The government condemned Marriott in a statement that accused the company of having "seriously violated China's relevant laws and regulations and hurt the feelings of the Chinese people", CNN reported . "Boycott Marriott! Get out of China!" one Weibo user said. Marriott suspended the questionnaire and apologized. The Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) is one of two autonomous provinces in China, while Hong Kong and Macau are designated as special administrative regions.

Markets CSX Corp. (CSX), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) — Hot Trending Stocks
Author: 0 CSX Corp. (CSX), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) — Hot Trending Stocks

It has underperformed by 7.01% the S&P500. When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock , the company has 1.1 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell. The insider Bastian Edward H sold 73,211 shares worth $4.10 million. Ws Management Lllp increased Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU) stake by 10.10M shares to 12.12M valued at $476.68M in 2017Q3.

Markets National Football League probing possible 'Rooney rule' breach in Raiders deal
Author: 0 National Football League probing possible 'Rooney rule' breach in Raiders deal

Jeremi Duru issued a statement Wednesday expressing concern that Raiders owner Mark Davis came to an agreement with Gruden before the team interviewed any minority candidates. Then-Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen was fined $200,000 when he was found guilty of breaking the rule in hiring Steve Mariucci as the team's head coach in 2003.

Markets Kenyan airways launch first ever non-stop flight from Nairobi to NY
Author: 0 Kenyan airways launch first ever non-stop flight from Nairobi to NY

Kenya Airways will offer its customers a unique travel experience between two great gateways. KQ chief executive Sebastian Mikosz , however, said both KQ and JKIA had received the critical approvals and added that the remaining requirements would be met as the airline sets up the route.

Markets Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR) Consensus EPS Estimates
Author: 0 Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR) Consensus EPS Estimates

About 1.65 million shares traded or 36.80% up from the average. It has underperformed by 33.32% the S&P500. Sharp Christopher sold $3.00M worth of stock. The Washington-based Rainier Investment Management Llc has invested 0.61% in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC). Of those insider trades, 0 shares of Brandywine Realty Trust were purchased and 62,422 shares were sold.

Markets Uber's Ripley Program and Protocol
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Ripley allowed engineers based at the ride-hailing company's San Francisco headquarters to quickly deny remote access to driver and customer data. It then adds, "Like managers at Uber's hundreds of offices overseas, they'd been trained to page a number that alerted specially trained staff at company headquarters in San Francisco".

Markets Moneygram soars after announcing Ripple partnership
Author: 0 Moneygram soars after announcing Ripple partnership

Through the partnership , MoneyGram will pilot XRP payments through " xRapid ", a new Ripple solution for "on-demand liquidity", the company said in a press release . Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

Markets 21 brands of orange cream and ice cream bars recalled
Author: 0 21 brands of orange cream and ice cream bars recalled

Listeria monocytogenes , a "common organism found in nature", according to the release, could cause listeriosis if consumed in food. Fieldbrook Foods Corporation has issued a voluntary recall of all orange cream bars and chocolate-coated vanilla ice cream bars because they could be contaminated with Listeria .

Markets Costco Christmas Tree Successfully Returned Because It Died
Author: 0 Costco Christmas Tree Successfully Returned Because It Died

The post said that the woman did get a refund but after the store checked and verified that the tree was purchased on her account. The woman was slammed on social media by users branding her "cheap" and "brazen". After Christmas, many people rush to the store or go online to return unwanted gifts or items that were either the wrong size or color. One person wrote: "People like this are miserable.

Markets Dropbox to file confidentially for IPO
Author: 0 Dropbox to file confidentially for IPO

Dropbox is talking to other banks this month to fill additional roles on the IPO, the people said . Dropbox had about 500 million users and 200,000 paying business customers on its books a year ago. Right now, it's reported that Dropbox is bringing in $1 billion per year in revenue, making it likely that its IPO could prove to be even more successful, as noted by Bloomberg .

Markets United Kingdom supermarket retailers reveal festive financial reports
Author: 0 United Kingdom supermarket retailers reveal festive financial reports

Just today, fashion retailers announce sales revenues 10-25% higher over the Christmas period, as companies both young ( Boohoo ) and old ( Ted Baker ) see bumper demand, further projecting the image of the cash conscious United Kingdom consumer wanting bang for their buck, especially at yuletide.

Markets Jamestown Sam's Club one of 63 to close
Author: 0 Jamestown Sam's Club one of 63 to close

The company did not respond to CBS News' request for a comment, and did not elaborate on how many stores would be closed and when. Walmart also closed a Neighborhood Market store on the city's North East side last month. Zanitsch is talking about a letter telling him that the store where he's worked for eight years is closed. Bill Southwell said he comes from Warren, Pa., to buy bulk candy at Sam's Club , with peppermint patties as a personal favorite.

Markets Ford Urges Some Ranger Owners Not To Drive After Takata Deaths
Author: 0 Ford Urges Some Ranger Owners Not To Drive After Takata Deaths

It previously reported a similar death in SC that occurred in December 2015. Ford, in a statement, said it is saddened by the deaths and offers its honest condolences to the drivers' families. Like so many others, Tesla has been caught up in this mess and, coordinating the the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), announced a recall of 2012 Model S vehicles in January of 2017 to replace the passenger-side air bag.

Markets Walmart starting salary to increase to $11 an hour
Author: 0 Walmart starting salary to increase to $11 an hour

Sam's Club president and CEO John Furner says, "we will be closing some clubs, and we notified them today". Walmart announced on Thursday that the company will be increasing the minimum hourly wage for USA employees to $ 11 an hour in response to the new tax reform bill.

Markets Where to watch PSLV C40 Cartostat-2 series lift off online
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Indian Space Research Organisation to launch Cartosat-2 Series satellite on PSLV rocket from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. He said, "Many customers have come to ISRO for their launch immediately after our last failure". The launch is estimated to take 7 minutes and 15 seconds, and the telecast will be both in Hindi and English. All 31 satellites were launched from a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) off the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, about 100 kms from Chennai.

Markets South African President Sets up Commission to Investigate Corruption
Author: 0 South African President Sets up Commission to Investigate Corruption

Soon after the ruling, Zuma applied to appeal the ruling, saying the decision to call for a commission of inquiry into state capture was based on "untested suspicions" and "prima facie evidence". "There is nothing under the sun stopping president Zuma or any president from initiating twenty judicial inquiries into state capture by white monopoly capital".

Markets Tesla starts Solar Roof production in Buffalo
Author: 0 Tesla starts Solar Roof production in Buffalo

Tesla initially expected the rollout of the solar shingles to begin in 2017, with the manufacturing of the first two types of tiles - smooth and textured - to start during summer. The company says that the "typical homeowner can expect to pay $21.85 per square foot for a Solar Roof". Those roofing tiles were made at Tesla's pilot production line in Fremont, Calif.

Markets Plastic waste crackdown: Theresa May to declare war on 'throwaway culture'
Author: 0 Plastic waste crackdown: Theresa May to declare war on 'throwaway culture'

May and environment secretary Michael Gove are said to have briefed the cabinet on the plan on Tuesday. However, much of the long-awaited 25 Year Plan for Nature remains under wraps, with little indication as what action it will take on wider issues such as soil erosion, biodiversity loss, resource security, and climate resilience.

Markets Gold Up on Report China May Slow US Treasury Buys
Author: 0 Gold Up on Report China May Slow US Treasury Buys

China uses its holdings of foreign currency bonds to keep its currency at the rate where it wants it, and given this desire for stability, there might not be much room for maneuver on the composition of its reserves. Some economists and China followers believe the report, which cited people familiar with the matter, could have been intended as a warning shot to the U.S.

Markets Mazda to build $1.6B production facility in Alabama
Author: 0 Mazda to build $1.6B production facility in Alabama

According to a report from Automotive News , the Japanese automakers decided on Huntsville, Alabama as the site of their upcoming facility, after narrowing down their choices between Alabama and North Carolina. "A great investment in American manufacturing!" The plant will be located near Huntsville. "Toyota & Mazda to build a new $1.6B plant here in the United States of America and create 4K new American jobs".

Markets Berkshire Hathaway announce two new posts as part of succession plans
Author: 0 Berkshire Hathaway announce two new posts as part of succession plans

Buffett, 87, and his 94-year-old longtime partner, Charlie Munger, are staying in their respective positions as chairman and CEO and vice chairman. Messrs. "They are the two key figures at Berkshire". "Now if something happens, they're right there", Kilpatrick said. Gregory Abel, 55, will be vice chair of non-insurance businesses.

Markets India woman kills self over relationship with Muslim man
Author: 0 India woman kills self over relationship with Muslim man

They also allegedly accused her of being friends with a Muslim man. Following this episode, the 20-year-old college girl ended her life by hanging herself leaving behind a suicide note. While the police initially registered a suicide case, their investigation was later widened following reports regarding the role of social media in her death.

Markets Is Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) A Safe Bet For Investors?
Author: 0 Is Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) A Safe Bet For Investors?

Bridgeway Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Marathon Pete Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $33.77B market cap company. It also reduced Home Depot Inc Com (NYSE:HD) stake by 9,751 shares and now owns 40,098 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.93 in 2017Q2.

Markets Ford F-150 Power Stroke Diesel First Look: Lionhearted
Author: 0 Ford F-150 Power Stroke Diesel First Look: Lionhearted

The diesel F-150 will cost between $2,400 and $4,000 more than a comparable gasoline truck , depending on the specific model, Ford executives said. The engine will be offered on both 4×2 and 4×4 versions of the SuperCab and SuperCrew body styles. For fleet customers who use their truck for work, the 3.0-liter Power Stroke diesel engine will be available on all F-150 trim levels with SuperCrew 5.5-foot or 6.5-foot bed configurations and SuperCab trucks with a 6.5 foot bed.