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Over 180000 evacuate northern California amid dam flood threat

Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said officials made the decision to almost double the volume of water being released from the dam to stop erosion at the top of the auxiliary spillway. Water cascading into the Feather River from the damaged Oroville Dam spillway in Butte County, USA. Officials also worked to increase the amount of water being released from California's second-largest reservoir, as it was filled to the brim by rain and snowfall this winter after a six-year drought.

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The KRV Capital LP Increases Position in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

In order to determine directional movement, the 50-day and 200-day moving averages for Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) is 2.33. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold.

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Stock Price of Dunkin Brands Group, Inc. (DNKN) Increases 8.39%

The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $51.75. Jefferies Group LLC's price objective indicates a potential downside of 14.16% from the company's current price. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 7.22%, where Monthly Performance is 6.51%, Quarterly performance is 13.07%, 6 Months performance is 17.24% and yearly performance percentage is 33.91%.

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Noble Energy posts surprise adjusted profit

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at - in 12 months. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $-6.43. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of -79.5 percent. General Electric Co. increased its position in shares of Noble Energy by 10.7% in the second quarter. Post-earnings, NBL stock ranged between $35.52 and $37.26 after opening the day (11/02/2016) at $35.54.

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Dollar edges lower ahead of Yellen, pressured by Flynn resignation

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 0.7 percent to 20,412.16 and the Nasdaq composite climbed 0.5 percent, to 5,763.96. Consumer prices rose at the fastest pace since June 2014 last month, driven by higher global oil prices and the Brexit vote-fuelled fall in the pound's value, the official data showed.

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Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA) Stake Lowered by Renaissance Group LLC

Discovery is a global media and entertainment company that offers original and purchased programming in the United States and over 170 other countries with over 100 television networks. (NASDAQ:DISCA) to Hold with no specific Price Target. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $26.59 while on the Next day the stock closed its trading session at $27.74 with a percentage change of 4.32% from the price of 26.59 before Earnings.

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Analyst Research Summary: Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN)

The stock soared 33.67 percent over the last 6 months. OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp bought a new stake in Mead Johnson Nutrition Company during the third quarter valued at about $72,136,000. The correct version of this report can be viewed at [[permalink]]. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 1.9. Mead Johnson Nutrition Company had a net margin of 14.56% and a negative return on equity of 125.35%.

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Aetna, Humana Mutually Terminate Merger Deal

Aetna now must play Humana a break-up fee of $1 billion, which was part of the merger agreement. To view the full article, register now. Humana and Aetna had reached an agreement that would divest a certain amount of their business of Medicare Advantage in markets that were overlapping.

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The Insider Activity Speaks Itself: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)

Growth Estimate for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. The Notes will bear interest at an annual rate of 5.75 percent and will be issued at a price of 100.00 percent of their principal amount. Vetr cut shares of Cliffs Natural Resources from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $10.76 target price for the company.in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th.

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China opens its account at Aero India 2017

The nature of the Chinese delegation's involvement at Aero India 2017 is still not clear, but officials feel it could be more or interactions with air force delegations and aviation companies from other countries which are also visiting Aero India 2017 that will run from February 14 to 18.

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Indian man shot dead in California; police suspect carjacking

The murder heightened the fear psychosis among Indian students in the U.S. as it comes close on the heels of a similar attack on a student from Mumbai, according to reports reaching here.The victim, Mamidala Vamsi Reddy, 27, was returning home after completing a part-time job when he was stopped and shot at by an unidentified man.

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FTSE 100 watch: Footsie little changed as investors eye Yellen testimony

ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude oil rose 13 cents to $53.06 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Some safe-haven demand has surfaced again following the resignation of President Trump's national security advisor, Mike Flynn, who made contradictory statements about his contacts with Russian Federation.

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Danielle Lloyd confirms she is pregnant in OTT Beyonce-inspired photoshoot

But what made her pregnancy announcement extra special was that she mimicked Beyonce in the photoshoot, striking exactly the same pose the global superstar did earlier this month when she announced she and Jay Z are expecting twins. They had been together since 2009. The baby is the first child for Danielle and fiancé Michael O'Neill, and will join her sons Archie, 5, Harry, 4, and George, 2, from her previous marriage with footballer Jamie O'Hara.

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Toshiba shares plunge after results delay

While the company had been steadily rebuilding itself after an earlier accounting scandal, investors are now spooked by the prospect that Toshiba may not be able to survive the latest crisis, and the shares dropped 9.2 percent on Tuesday to a 38-week low.

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Rolls-Royce posts historic £4.6 loss for 2016

Rolls-Royce's order book increased by £3.3bn to £79.8bn during the year, led by its civil aerospace arm - and on an underlying basis, pre-tax profits were actually ahead of expectations. Marine continues to suffer against a slow oil and gas market, and Rolls-Royce booked a GBP200.0 million charge against the business given a still cautious outlook on any upturn emerging in offshore oil and gas activity.

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Credit Suisse: Massive Increase of Relationship Managers in Asia

Feb 14 Credit Suisse on Tuesday posted a 2.35 billion Swiss franc ($2.34 billion) net loss for the fourth quarter on the back of a USA legal settlement, and said it will cut its headcount further in 2017 by a net 5,500 jobs. In December, the bank reached a settlement worth roughly $5.3 billion with the U.S. Justice Department over toxic mortgage securities sold before the financial crisis.

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TUI Sells Travelopia to KKR in Shift From Adventure Travel

The transformation of our business as an integrated tourism business based on own hotel and cruise brands, initiated in 2014, is really paying off. Proceeds from the sale of Travelopia, which is expected to close in the second half and result in a non-cash charge of 133 million euros, will be reinvested in its mainstream vacation business.

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ICE spokesman says raids not being conducted in Brazos Valley

Amid a rash of headlines about the dawn of the Trump administration's "deportation regime", ICE officials went to great lengths to stress that there were no new instructions. Immigration advocates say 40 people in and around the city have been arrested by federal authorities as part of nationwide crackdown on immigrant communities.

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Hyderabad: Man hides gold in LED lamps

She was later arrested. However, suspicious customs officers chose to x-ray the suspect and discovered a further 12 bars of gold which had been inserted before boarding the four-and-a-half hour flight from Singapore to Hyderabad . This particular flight was headed to Goa after landing in Mumbai . Body packing or body stuffing is a common way of smuggling goods across global borders.

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Sensex falls over 38 points despite positive economic data

As of Friday's close, the Nifty had gained 2.7 percent since the budget on February 1, rising in seven sessions out of the eight so far this month. "Banking, pharma, auto, oil-gas, textile, aviation and media-entertainment stocks traded with bearish sentiments", Desai said.

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Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) Insider Sells $890176.10 in Stock

Equities research analysts forecast that Seattle Genetics will post ($1.73) EPS for the current year. The latest Insider trade was made on 24 Jan 2017 where Drachman (Jonathan G) Officer did a transaction type "Buy" in which 5000 shares were traded at a price of $10.29.

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Toshiba delays earnings after snag in audit process

Japan's Toshiba (tosbf) shocked investors on Tuesday with a last-minute delay to a long-awaited financial update, saying it needed more time to probe its Westinghouse nuclear business. Unions in the United Kingdom are calling for action from the Government to try to ensure a new plant is built in Cumbria. Shadow business secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey said the Government's energy policy was "in chaos".

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Navi Mumbai airport project goes to GVK

Another big contender for the development of the airport was GMR infrastructure but couldn't win the bid. On Monday, when the bids were opened, MIAL offered to share 12.6% of the gross revenue with CIDCO - compared with 10.44% offered by GMR, the only other company to have put in a bid.

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Restaurant Brands International profit beats as costs fall

Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 60.64%. The stock's 50 day moving average is $48.90 and its 200-day moving average is $46.74. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in Restaurant Brands International by 64.3% in the third quarter. Institutional investors own 72.72% of the company's stock.

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Sessions confirmed as attorney general after contentious debate

Sessions' nomination concluded for having violated a Senate rule prohibiting the disparaging of other senators in floor debate. Warren was silenced under Rule 19 , which prevents legislators from impugning one another on the Senate floor.

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Gasoline prices up 20 cents a gallon in week

Average retail gasoline prices in IL rose 4 cents a gallon in the past week, averaging $2.30 on Monday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 4,378 gas outlets in IL. "The increase in US domestic oil production has helped to counter-balance OPEC's production cuts, sending gas prices down slowly", said Tammy Arnette, Senior Public Affairs Specialist for AAA Mid-Atlantic.

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2 men, teen die snowmobiling on lake

According to Wired2Fish, the body of 15-year-old Arthur Remy of Mamaroneck was one of those recovered on Lake Winnipesaukee. "They were snowmobiling. yesterday. First responders managed to pull another rider from the freezing water and did CPR to try to resuscitate him, but he was later pronounced dead at Lakes Region, Jordan said.

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One hundred straight wins only hints at UConn's dominance

When the Huskies finally lost to Stanford on November 17, 2014, they started anew - and haven't slowed down since. Kiara Perry led SMU with 11 points. Coates had 10 points and 15 rebounds. A previous 90-game win streak surpassed the 1971-74 UCLA men's team's record , which for more than 40 years stood as the crown jewel of collegiate athletic accomplishments.

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Stock Showing Surging Activity: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Commerce Bank increased its position in shares of Activision Blizzard by 0.3% in the third quarter. Egerton Capital UK LLP now owns 11,122,654 shares of the company's stock worth $492,734,000 after buying an additional 67,394 shares during the period.

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Murthy Calls Off Battle With Infosys' Board

The Infosys chairman added that Sikka's fixed compensation was trimmed to $4 milion from $5.08 million and that the postal ballot method adopted for raising the remuneration was as per accepted corporate governance norms. "We are proud to have Punita Kumar Sinha on our board". Responding to a query on a potential share buyback, another concern raised by some former executives, Sikka said Infosys would weigh up possible buybacks against the company's business needs and the use of capital ...

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Wall Street opens at record highs as 'Trump trade' resumes

In Asia, Japan's Nikkei 225 index rose 0.4%, the Hang Seng in Hong Kong gained 0.6%, and South Korea's Kospi index added 0.2%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 143 points to finish at 20,412.16, a new all-time high. It rose 0.9 percent to $133.29. Among the weak spots were telecom stocks , which dropped 1.04 percent after Verizon's brought back its unlimited data plan, sparking fears of a price war.

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Disney parks in United States increases prices again

For most Disney Theme Parks, mid-tier tickets will cost $107, up from $102. The average price increase will be $5, and one-day adult passes will range from $107 to $124, depending on the season and day of the week, which is up from $105 to $124.

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Heineken To Acquire Brasil Kirin

To advance restructuring, Kirin logged around 110 billion yen in extraordinary losses for the Brazilian business in 2015. Brasil Kirin is a large beer producer in Brazil, operating 12 production facilities with its own distribution network.

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Mar-a-Lago Member Posts Photo with 'Nuclear Football' Aide

DeAgazio was ripped in the comments section for being irresponsible, with one person saying, "Thanks for getting Rick demoted and/or relieved of duty". The entire affair was documented by a member of Mar-a-Lago, retired investor and actor Richard DeAgazio , who posted photos on Facebook and interacted with members of the President's staff.

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Trump Hardens Israel Rhetoric Ahead Of Netanyahu Visit

Given that few of President Trump's most ardent supporters really believed the embassy would actually be moved, few are now expressing much surprise at the backpedaling from what many saw as the candidate's most alarming rhetoric: support for Israel's building of homes in areas it conquered in the 1967 war that the Palestinians claim for their future state.


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