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Author: 0 London Grenfell Tower Fire: Protesters storm Townhall, seek 'justice' from Tory government

A protest rally began at Grenfell Tower in western London and is headed towards Kensington and Chelsea town hall, where another protest was already taking place. Initial reports had the death toll sitting at six people; that number has now jumped up to 12 . The criminal investigation will be centered on the type of cladding used when the building underwent renovations in 2015-2016 at a cost of £8.6 million ($11 million).

Author: 0 Tom Hardy launches fundraising campaign for Grenfell Tower blaze victims

May has announced a judge-led inquiry into what happened, and on Friday promised £5 million ($6.4 million, 5.7 million euro) for emergency supplies, food and clothing. The Grenfell Tower housed about 600 people in 120 apartments. A blaze at a building in Melbourne, Australia, in 2014 was later directly linked to the type of combustible cladding in place on the structure and triggered an audit of numerous city's high rises.

Author: 0 Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Bonds Rise 3.3% During Trading

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Hertz Global Holdings during the first quarter valued at $174,000. Before looking at the financial values or the trading statistics of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. The company's current price-earnings ratio amounts above the average P/E ratio of 15.59 times earnings. Investors Focus on Technical Levels of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.

Money US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month
Author: 0 US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month

On a year-on-year basis, the homebuilding fell by 2.4%. Weak homebuilding activity suggests housing could weigh on economic growth in the second quarter. Multifamily starts continued to decline, dropping 9.8% from April's downward-revised rate of 315,000 to 284,000 starts in May. Home builders are plagued with labor and lot shortages, and it's causing their confidence in the single-family market to waver, according to new data from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Well ...

Money Irish rugby captain's OBE puts him one up on Mum and Dad
Author: 0 Irish rugby captain's OBE puts him one up on Mum and Dad

FIGURES from the world of sport, education, business and charity in Northern Ireland have all been honoured in Queen Elizabeth's birthday honours list. Britain's last Dambuster, George "Johnny" Johnson, who was the subject of a petition supported by TV star Carol Vorderman calling for the retired squadron leader to be given a knighthood, receives an MBE.

Money 'With God's help, we can achieve a free Cuba'
Author: 0 'With God's help, we can achieve a free Cuba'

He remembers him as a humble man. "America has rejected the Cuban people's oppressors", Trump said in a crowded, sweltering auditorium. There was loud applause and cheer at the crowded auditorium in Miami . Commission on Human Rights by President Ronald Reagan in 1988. And finally, his signature campaign promise of building a wall on the Mexican border has proven to be, you guessed it, unpopular.

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's father thanks Trump administration

Warmbier is now in treatment at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center , where doctors have described his condition as "unresponsive wakefulness ". Warmbier's father , Fred, verbally lashed North Korea, describing it as a "pariah regime" that had "brutalized and terrorized" his son, the New York Times reported .

Author: 0 Trump's Cuba policy aims to keep US dollars from Havana's military

Open yourselves to political and economic freedoms. Trump on Friday signed a national security presidential memorandum ordering federal agencies to start writing regulations within 30 days to promulgate his new policy restrictions on Americans traveling to Cuba and a clampdown on USA business dealings with the island's military, saying he was canceling former President Barack Obama's "terrible and misguided deal" with Havana .

Author: 0 President Trump confirms he's under investigation in angry tweetstorm

And there is no evidence that Mueller recommended to Trump that he fire Comey. Trump said on Twitter, calling the probe into him a " Witch Hunt ". A day later, Rosenstein appointed Mueller, who was at the helm of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the September 11 attacks, as special counsel.

Author: 0 Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods: Higher prices, fewer choices more profits

Today marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter in Whole Foods Market's history with the announcement that we've entered into an agreement to merge with Amazon . That made Instacart an exclusive partner for Whole Foods' perishable business. Though some analysts said the immediate reaction was out of proportion to the effect of the deal, there's little doubt some ripples could be felt, but they might not necessarily be bad ones.

Money Senate Health Care Bill Remains Shrouded in Secrecy
Author: 0 Senate Health Care Bill Remains Shrouded in Secrecy

Asked why no text of the Senate version has been made public, a Republican staffer replied , "We aren't stupid". Please, I urge you on behalf of veterans across Montana, to call and Senators Daines and Tester to tell them the AHCA is wrong.

Author: 0 Scotland Yard to open criminal inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire

The shock at the mounting death toll, which by Friday night had risen to 70 missing and feared dead, was accompanied by fury over her decision to restrict herself to having private talks with the emergency services when she went to the site on Thursday.

Money Amazon's Whole Foods deal rocks Wall St; energy stocks rise
Author: 0 Amazon's Whole Foods deal rocks Wall St; energy stocks rise

So what does Amazon intend to do with close to 500 brick-and-mortar grocery stores that sell organic food? What do you assume Amazon's plans are going to be for the future? Tech analyst Shana Glenzer explains why Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods was an opportunity to get ahead of the competition.

Author: 0 How major US stock market indexes fared on Friday

On Friday, WalMart announced it is buying men's online clothing retailer Bonobos for $310 million . Amazon has experimented with the occasional pilot bookstore or grocery store in the past. Whole Foods' stock was halted. Whole Foods is one of its earliest partners and perhaps its sexiest one. In an email to customers, the company said it planned to maintain the same standards under Amazon , including bans on artificial flavors and colors.

Money Amazon is buying Whole Foods
Author: 0 Amazon is buying Whole Foods

Kroger , which had been rumored late past year to be considering a takeover of Whole Foods , was down 14 percent. It was available through Whole Foods's app. For Amazon , the Whole Foods acquisition does more than just leapfrog over the technical difficulties it has had in implementing its grocery plans.

Money Trump Right To Make Cuba Pay For Its Intransigence
Author: 0 Trump Right To Make Cuba Pay For Its Intransigence

There should be an embedded item here. The policy bans most financial transactions with a yet-unreleased list of entities associated with Cuba's military and state security, including a conglomerate that dominates much of Cuba's economy, such as many hotels, state-run restaurants and tour buses.

Author: 0 Trump vows revamp of Obama-era Cuba deal

President Trump called on the Cuban regime to hand over "fugitives", specifically naming the New Jersey cop-killer Joanne Chesimard. Cuban-Americans will still be able to travel to the country and send remittances. American airlines and cruise lines can still land on the island. The U.S. Embassy in Havana , which reopened in August 2015, will remain as a full-fledged diplomatic outpost.

Money Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market for 13.7 bln United States dollars
Author: 0 Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market for 13.7 bln United States dollars

Just two years ago, Whole Foods CEO John Mackey predicted disaster for Amazon's foray into grocery delivery, telling Bloomberg BusinessWeek it would be " Amazon's Waterloo". "Millions of people love Whole Foods Market because they offer the best natural and organic foods, and they make it fun to eat healthy", said Jeff Bezos , Amazon founder and CEO, in a statement .

Money Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods Hits European Grocers Too
Author: 0 Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods Hits European Grocers Too

Rumors of a deal between Amazon and Whole Foods had previously circulated. That might be because while Whole Foods is firmly centered in the U.S.it does have operations in the United Kingdom. Jana's gains from the deal were estimated by financial media Friday at about $300 million. Following the important announcement, Whole Foods sent an message to its customers.

Money G7 talks end with gap between U.S., other states
Author: 0 G7 talks end with gap between U.S., other states

Environmental groups were less forgiving of the United States stance. This was the fifth meeting of G-7, the group of richest capitalist countries in the world under the temporary annual presidency of Italy , during which the summit of heads of State or Government was held in the Sicilian town of Taormina on May 26th and 27th.

Author: 0 Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, edged up 0.1% to $47.04 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI ) crude futures were at $44.74 per barrel, up 28 cents. Adding to the glut is an ongoing rise in USA production driven by shale drillers, which has pushed US output up by 10 percent over the a year ago to 9.3 million bpd, not far off top exporter Saudi Arabia.

Author: 0 Amazon buys Texas-based Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

Here's a look at some of the big moves in the stock market following news of Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods Market. Amazon , which has been experimenting with selling groceries, will buy the upmarket supermarket for $ 42 a share .

Author: 0 Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion

Last month, Mackey announced that the company needed to evolve and innovate - something the Amazon deal will likely now accomplish. Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods Market sent the stocks of grocery store operators and other companies that compete with Whole Foods plunging.

Money ACCC takes Thermomix to court
Author: 0 ACCC takes Thermomix to court

The consumer watchdog is suing the maker of the Thermomix cooking appliance for allegedly failing to report a number of serious burns by the required deadline. The TM31 model was recalled in October 2014 , with Product Safety Australia warning: "In rare circumstances, if a Thermomix TM31 is operated at high RPMs and then is immediately switched to the "lid open" position, there is a possibility that liquid or food may splash out of the mixing bowl".

Author: 0 Qatar Airways calls on United Nations body to declare Qatar measures illegal

The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed tensions around Qatar with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi. Analysts estimate that a political standoff between Qatar and other Arab states will cost the airline heavily. Mogadishu has refused to side with the UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia in their diplomatic offensive against Doha , despite pressures from the anti-Qatar camp.

Author: 0 Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting

From the stands, Vince Wetzel, a resident of Sacramento, California, who is visiting Washington and made a decision to take in the game, said, "It's just a good call to put aside political differences and just play some baseball". election. Colleagues said Scalise, who had been fielding balls at second base, dragged himself away from the infield, leaving a trail of blood before they rushed to his assistance.

Author: 0 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) has declined 48.51% since June 16, 2016 and is downtrending. About 130,401 shares traded. It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $4.20 billion company.

Author: 0 First round of Brexit talks to begin on Monday June 19

An EU official close to the matter said the "softer Brexit " talk could be "productive" and help progress in the first months, where the British attitude to discussing the financial settlement "will be the first serious test of the negotiations".

Money German chancellor urges British PM to start Brexit
Author: 0 German chancellor urges British PM to start Brexit

She further said that during negotiations, European Union states would be "asserting the interests of members that will make up the future of the EU". "I have the feeling, because otherwise they would have given her a better vote". The negotiations are officially scheduled to be held beginning June 19.

Money Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market
Author: 0 Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market

Branding of Whole Foods, which is headquartered in Texas, will remain the same, and all stores and employees will be retained, the companies said. The sale, which has not yet been approved by Whole Foods shareholders, is expected to be concluded in the second half of 2017.

Money Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion
Author: 0 Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Whole Foods, founded in 1978, has struggled to differentiate itself as competitors and has cited pressure from restaurant chains, meal-delivery companies and traditional supermarkets. Big food companies also tumbled. That, in turn, could help Amazon do better with pricing and promotions, branding and the overall store experience, said Robert Hetu, a retail analyst at Gartner.

Author: 0 Amazon to buy upmarket grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

And Whole Foods - often derided as "Whole Paycheck" - has struggled in recent years to keep up with emerging competitors that are expanding nationwide with cheaper items. Meanwhile, Whole Foods has been facing pressure from activist shareholders to consider selling the company - which, evidently, it has now done. Its stock peaked in 2013 at $65.24.

Money Cuomo to Nominate Paul Feinman to Court of Appeals
Author: 0 Cuomo to Nominate Paul Feinman to Court of Appeals

To view the full article, register now. "I thank Governor Cuomo for this opportunity to serve on the Court of Appeals and, if confirmed, look forward to working with my distinguished colleagues on the court to continue to serve NY", he said.

Money Flyhalf Davies kicks Wales to win over Tonga
Author: 0 Flyhalf Davies kicks Wales to win over Tonga

Wales head coach Robin McBryde heaped praise on his youthful side as they overcame hard conditions at Eden Park to triumph 24-6 over a physical Tonga team. Alex Cuthbert's sublime individual score - the wing chipping through and collecting his own kick - was the game's one moment of class. Wales ultimately went on to win the match 24-6 and they will take on Samoa on June 23 in Apia.

Money FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot
Author: 0 FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot

The Symjepi shot should go on sale later this year. The substance is called Symjepi and it is created to serve as an alternative to Mylan N.V. and its popular anti-allergy treatment EpiPen, which stirred controversy a few months ago over high prices that many afflicted with allergies of all sorts could not afford.

Author: 0 The Special Counsel Turns to Trump, Investigates him for Russia Collusion

Mark Carallo, a spokesman for Trump's attorney Marc Kasowitz, questioned the legality of the leaking information about the investigation, calling it " outrageous, inexcusable and illegal" in a statement to TIME . But Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller last month , testified Tuesday he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire Mueller.

Author: 0 H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?

TrimTabs Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in H&R Block by 88.9% in the first quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 4,567 shares of the company's stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 1,682 shares during the last quarter.

Money Takata would stop making air-bag inflators after bankruptcy, recall
Author: 0 Takata would stop making air-bag inflators after bankruptcy, recall

A person briefed on the matter told Reuters that Key was expected to acquire Takata assets as part of a restructuring in bankruptcy. Any bankruptcy would pose limited risk to Takata's ability to supply the roughly 100 million replacement inflators required to complete the global recall, one of the sources familiar with the company's plans said.

Author: 0 Fny Managed Accounts LLC Increases Stake in Tesla Motors INC Cmn (TSLA)

The rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral" on Friday, February 12. Pacific Crest reaffirmed an "equal weight" rating on shares of Tesla in a report on Thursday, March 30th. DENHOLM ROBYN M sold 20,000 shares worth $6.24M. 2,500 shares were sold by Musk Kimbal , worth $634,834 on Wednesday, March 1. (NYSE:EXP) or 19,454 shares.

Money China's Prez Xi Jinping Snubs Pakistani PM Sharif, Know Why
Author: 0 China's Prez Xi Jinping Snubs Pakistani PM Sharif, Know Why

The recently concluded SCO Astana summit in Kazakhstan marked the entry of India and Pakistan as members of the organisation. President Jinping said China and India, as the two largest developing countries in the world, should focus more on cooperation, advance side by side, lend support to each other's development, uphold world peace and promote common development.

Author: 0 Stock on Trader's Radar: Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC)

Comparatively, Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . posted earnings of $0.09 per share in the same quarter past year. Macquarie Group Inc Ltd holds 0.03% or 1.45 million shares. (NYSE:STWD) has risen 8.65% since June 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 52.90% the S&P500. (SRC)'s current share price. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 99.86% of the company's stock.

Money Nifty ends flat in choppy trade; IT, pharma stocks fall
Author: 0 Nifty ends flat in choppy trade; IT, pharma stocks fall

The NSE recorded 887 advances, 762 declines and 303 unchanged stocks during the day's trading. Peer Infosys declined 1.2% to 940.50 rupees, shedding 0.9% for the week. Late Thursday, the company and Britain's BP Plc announced they would jointly invest $6 billion to develop deep water gas fields in India's KG-D6 block, as they agreed to expand their existing alliance to explore new opportunities in the country's energy sector.

Money Aadhaar now compulsory for new and existing bank accounts
Author: 0 Aadhaar now compulsory for new and existing bank accounts

Such entities will have to mention their Aadhaar , PAN or Form 60 for all financial transactions that are equal to or more than Rs 50,000. The government in Union Budget 2017 had already mandated seeding of Aadhaar number with Permanent Account Number to avoid individuals using multiple PANs to evade taxes.

Author: 0 Are Analysts Bullish BBA Aviation plc (LON:BBA) After Last Week?

Morgan. 04/04/2017 - Sophos Group had its "Sell" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital. 05/04/2017 - Sophos Group had its "Overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. About 1.62 million shares traded or 21.80% up from the average. The share price of the company (LON:FDSA) was down -0.13% during the last trading session, with a high of 2408.00 during the day and the volume of Fidessa Group shares traded was 40918.

Money TVF CEO Arunabh Kumar, Accussed of Sexual Harassment, Steps Down
Author: 0 TVF CEO Arunabh Kumar, Accussed of Sexual Harassment, Steps Down

Dhawal Gusain has been with TVF since 2015 as COO and prior to this, Dhawal has earlier worked at companies like Hindustan Unilever, DropThought and PwC's 'Strategy&' (formerly Booz & Company). Meanwhile, many have come forward criticising the TVF team for refusing to probe the allegations. "It is our humble request that you do not share an unsubstantiated, unverified and anonymous article such as this", it had said.

Author: 0 Trump has 'no intention' to fire Mueller

The revelation came after Ruddy was at the White House on Monday for a meeting with Chief Strategist Steve Bannon . Mueller has wide authority to look into matters related to Russian election meddling, including collusion with Trump operatives, financial links between Trump and Russia and whether the president tried to obstruct the inquiry.