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Author: 0 AP Moller-Maersk splits its shipping, energy operations

The company has also appointed a new group CFO, Jakob Stausholm, effective December 1. "It was as far as Maersk could go right now, because they could not have a ready-made solution for the energy division in these markets, if they also want to realise a decent price for the assets", he said.

Money Unifor still in talks with GM as contract expiration looms
Author: 0 Unifor still in talks with GM as contract expiration looms

The strike would halt production at the Oshawa plant, which builds the Chevrolet Impala, Chevrolet Equinox, Cadillac XTS and Buick Regal. The consolidated line was originally scheduled for closure in 2005, but that was extended until next year.

Money Galaxy Note7 banned on Chinese planes, recalled in China
Author: 0 Galaxy Note7 banned on Chinese planes, recalled in China

The recall is unprecedented in scale for the world's top smartphone maker, which prides itself on its manufacturing prowess. The new replacement devices will become available in the US no later than September 21, Samsung Electronics' US unit said in a statement last Thursday.

Money Tropical Storm Julia keeping strength off coast of Carolinas
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Julia keeping strength off coast of Carolinas

Robeson County residents need not cancel their beach plans this weekend as Tropical Storm Julia moves along the coast. As of 4 a.m. CDT, Tropical Storm Julia was located about 215 miles south-southeast of Cape Fear, N.C., and was moving southeast at 5 mph.

Author: 0 Israeli settlements have grown during the Obama years

Graham's main objection is a letter he says Israeli officials signed promising to give back any money that Congress appropriates above the amount negotiated in the deal. Graham, who chairs a Senate Appropriations subcommittee, said Congress isn't a party to the agreement and shouldn't be bound by the deal. The deal was also billed as allowing Israel to update the lion's share of its fighter aircraft, strengthen missile defense systems like Iron Dome and purchase more copies of America's ...

Money Raptor Pharmaceutical Corp. (NASDAQ:RPTP) Accepts Horizon $800 Million Takeover Bid
Author: 0 Raptor Pharmaceutical Corp. (NASDAQ:RPTP) Accepts Horizon $800 Million Takeover Bid

Raptor's stock was up about 20 percent at $8.92 premarket, just shy of the offer price. The stock closed at $7.45 per share on Friday, but is selling for $8.92 per share in premarket trading. Horizon Pharma's legal advisers were Cooley LLP and McCann FitzGerald. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Horizon Pharma from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $21.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, July 11th.

Money Tentative deals reached with Canada Post
Author: 0 Tentative deals reached with Canada Post

I am pleased that Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) have successfully reached new tentative agreements. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is again being asked to get directly involved in the ongoing labour dispute at Canada Post.

Money US stocks move lower following a slide in European markets
Author: 0 US stocks move lower following a slide in European markets

Following the ECB's policy announcement, the Euro Stoxx 50 index fell nearly 2 per cent before rebounding. Thursday's European Central Bank decision may be causing some of this to unwind. "The assessment was that, for the time being, the changes are not so substantial as to warrant a decision to act", Draghi said at a press conference in Frankfurt.

Money VW engineer pleads guilty in emissions case, will cooperate
Author: 0 VW engineer pleads guilty in emissions case, will cooperate

Liang was indicted in June on one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and another count of violating the Clean Air Act . He is the first person to face criminal charges in connection with the diesel emissions cheating case. Germany and South Korea are also conducting criminal probes of the company. The German automaker also has to pay governments $2.7 billion for environmental mitigation and spend another $2 billion for research on zero-emissions vehicles.

Money Biggest oil traders see another year of pain as glut persists
Author: 0 Biggest oil traders see another year of pain as glut persists

China's crude imports surged to a record this year and the share of overseas supply in the country's mix has risen as high as 66%. While the market traded fairly thin on Friday, analysts and traders kept debating how effective a deal would be to limit supply when OPEC and non-OPEC producers meet informally in Algeria on Sept.26-28.

Money Man Snatches Money From Bra Of Handicapped, 93-Year-Old Woman
Author: 0 Man Snatches Money From Bra Of Handicapped, 93-Year-Old Woman

Thankfully, the culprit, 26-year-old Broyoan Lopez, was arrested on Friday morning by police and charged with charged with robbery, grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property. Vasquez was with her home health aide when the incident occurred, but the aide had briefly turned away to shop. Despite losing her pension money, Vasquez said she does not hold a grudge against the thief.

Money Canadian hiring bounces back, adds 26000 new jobs
Author: 0 Canadian hiring bounces back, adds 26000 new jobs

StatsCan reported last month that the country's economy shrank 1.6 per cent in the second quarter, its worst performance since the depths of the Great Recession in 2009. The public sector created 57,000 jobs in August "offsetting declines observed in July", Statistics Canada said. "We're heading into one of our busiest times of year and we need to recruit a lot of team members", senior zone manager Mike Butcher said in a news release.

Money Labor Day Weekend Weather: Sunny Skies
Author: 0 Labor Day Weekend Weather: Sunny Skies

Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 22 miles per hour. Friday's forecast calls for partly sunny skies with a high of 87, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon as well as calm winds. Tuesday night .Mostly clear. Low in the mid 70s. For the coming weekend, it now looks like it will be mostly sunny with highs slightly above average in the mid-90s.

Author: 0 Tesla Looking To Save Themselves From More Autopilot Problem

Elon Musk , the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Tesla Motors, is also a co-founder and chairman of SolarCity . The update from Musk came shortly after SpaceX , another company where Musk is chairman and CEO, faced a major setback when its Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the launch pad, destroying a payload valued at almost $200 million, along with the Falcon 9 booster.

Money ACT scores for district's juniors increase
Author: 0 ACT scores for district's juniors increase

All 11th-graders in the state of Missouri were required to take the exam. The composite is the average of the four scores. Missouri students' participation in the years just prior to 2015 included 71 to 77 percent of the graduating class.

Author: 0 Elon Musk reveals 'major' update coming for Tesla's Autopilot

It's been a awful, horrible, no good, very bad day for Elon Musk . Some of the proceeds of the capital raising will also be used to help in completing the construction of Tesla Motors' massive battery factory in Nevada. Musk is CEO of Tesla , and also serves as chairman SolarCity . At a subsequent special meeting on February 29, the Tesla board rejected a proposal to evaluate a merger, according to the filing.

Money Eurozone inflation still stubbornly weak
Author: 0 Eurozone inflation still stubbornly weak

The ECB has introduced a number of stimulus measures, but the inflation rate still remains some way off the bank's target of just below 2%. The governing council next meets on September 8, and some economists expect its members to either announce an extension of their bond-buying program beyond March 2017, or signal such a move is under consideration.

Author: 0 How US Businesses In Europe Are Already Planning For Brexit

The group says the prime minister ought to push for economic protections, including tariff-free trade, alongside a bid to "mend not end" free movement. "It's particularly important people know the facts about immigration, we tackle their concerns and ensure the system works fairly for everyone". Finance minister Philip Hammond reportedly favors retaining access to the single market on a sector-by-sector basis, while other senior ministers who campaigned for Brexit favor leaving.

Money Yum's China unit gets $460 mln investment from Alibaba arm, Primavera
Author: 0 Yum's China unit gets $460 mln investment from Alibaba arm, Primavera

China's sovereign wealth fund and NY private equity firm KKR & Co were also in the hunt for a Yum China stake. Primavera, a China-based, private-equity firm, will invest $410 million in Yum China. It will have exclusive rights to KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell stores. The two investors could own between 4% and 6% combined of Yum China, depending on how the shares trade.

Author: 0 Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate hike has strengthened

The comments, at the annual jamboree of central bankers in cowboy country, fuelled speculation that rates would rise again before the end of the year - possibly as soon as next month. Since exiting the recession in the summer of 2009, the US economy has been growing sluggishly, making it the slowest recovery since World War II. The Fed raised rates for the first time in almost a decade last December, from around zero to between 0.25 per cent and 0.5 per cent, but has kept them there ever ...

Money Huge blast in Somali capital, clouds of smoke seen
Author: 0 Huge blast in Somali capital, clouds of smoke seen

Al Qaeda related-Al Shabaab was said to be the mastermind for various and current blasts in the country's capital as well as a vehicle bomb and gun attack the previous week at a famous beach restaurant in the Mogadishi that led to the death of 10 people.

Money Allegiant Air adds nonstop service from New Orleans-Concord
Author: 0 Allegiant Air adds nonstop service from New Orleans-Concord

Petersburg/Clearwater, Fla.; in the coming months. The airline has announced a promotional deal offering one-way fare from Concord to New Orleans for as low as $45. Both routes will operate twice weekly. Allegiant began service to southwest Florida in March 2009 and has since added flights from 31 cities. "Austin travelers have embraced Allegiant's low-priced, nonstop service to fantastic destinations around the country, and we're excited to expand that service here in Austin".

Money Feds Reviewing Use of Private Immigration Facilities
Author: 0 Feds Reviewing Use of Private Immigration Facilities

The head of U.S. Homeland Security has asked for a subcommittee to look into eliminating privately run immigration detention centers used by Immigration and Customs Enforcement . "I think it'll make our job more hard". The GEO Group said in a statement, " GEO's facilities under contract with ICE are highly rated and provide high-quality, cost-effective services in safe, secure, and humane residential environments pursuant to strict contractual requirements and the federal government's ...

Money Germany's Gabriel: badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'
Author: 0 Germany's Gabriel: badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'

European labor unions and pressure groups argue the deal will give too much power to big USA corporations, because it would make it easier for them to sue governments over laws they claim hurt their business. "Nothing is moving forward". When interviewed later on German television, Gabriel, who is Chancellor Angela Merkel's second-in-command, said he had a single regret: not going further.

Money Donald Trump Is Now A Friend Of The Immigrant, As Predicted
Author: 0 Donald Trump Is Now A Friend Of The Immigrant, As Predicted

Donald Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway claims the GOP nominee is actually winning the election thanks to "undercover Trump voters" who are too afraid to admit to others that they want him in the White House. If Trump was seeking validation for a pivot, he may have found it. Trump said the change would not amount to "amnesty" for illegal immigrants because they would not be granted full citizenship and would still be paying back taxes.

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