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This burger chain was just rated America's favorite

In 2003, the restaurant started franchising and today there are almost 1,500 restaurants worldwide. Burger juggernaut McDonald's could only make it to number seven in the rankings, behind smaller operators including Wendy's at four and Culver's at five.

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Ian Poulter accepts invite for BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

Finishing second rarely sits well with Ian Poulter but on Sunday the Englishman was in good spirits after his joint runner-up performance at The Players Championship. Cabrera Bello threw his 8-iron high in the air, and it went into the water, though at least it could be retrieved. "I really wish we could have that benefit", Kim said.

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China's Xi vows to defend climate pact in call with Macron

The Paris climate agreement may be better without the United States given the president's skepticism on the issue, worldwide experts said. Putting off the determination creates an opening for the leaders of Germany, U.K. Instead of keeping their advice to President Donald Trump closely held, the President's advisers have openly discussed their views of the agreement on television and at events.

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Brokers Issue New Targets On Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI)

Market Capitalization if basically the market value of the company's shares outstanding. Kornack now anticipates that the company will earn $0.41 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $0.43. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -22.54% per annum. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Boenning & Scattergood.

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Oil Holds Advance as Saudis, Russia Favor Output Cut Extension

The price for Brent crude oil, the global benchmark, was around $52 per barrel in early Tuesday trading, up more than 10 percent from last week. Longer cuts at already agreed-upon volumes are needed to reduce global inventories to the five-year average, the energy ministers of the world's biggest crude producers said at a joint press briefing in Beijing yesterday.

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India finalises tax rates for goods and services

Capital goods and industrial intermediate items will also be taxed at 18% under GST . Daily-use items like sugar, tea, coffee (barring instant coffee) and edible oil will attract the lowest tax rate of 5 per cent, nearly the same as current incidence.

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Illegal-alien Arrests Up Nearly 40 Percent Under Trump

The data also show a 156 percent jump in arrests of immigrants living in the US illegally who have no criminal record. The Obama administration deported a record number of undocumented immigrants, but ICE was under orders to target people with criminal records.

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HSBC Holdings plc Reiterates Neutral Rating for Morgan Stanley (MS)

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. MCF Advisors LLC now owns 4,176 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $134,000 after buying an additional 26 shares in the last quarter. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, April 27th. On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 52.12 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.75, Consequently Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 1.34%, 1.53% respectively.

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Firestorm over Comey's dismissal adds to Trump frustrations

In a series of tweets on Friday, Trump also suggested he might cancel future press briefings. He told reporters three times that "The president has nothing further to add on that" when asked if the president was recording conversations in the White House.

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Burberry profit falls 21 pct ahead of new CEO arrival

Having stripped 20 million pounds from costs past year, Burberry is aims to achieve annual savings of 100 million pounds by the end of 2019. However, after stripping out the benefit of currency movements, adjusted profit before tax fell 21 per cent , in line with analysts' forecasts.

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What the WannaCry attack means for all of us

Ahead of the attack, Microsoft released a security update that fixes the exploited flaw on now supported Windows operating systems. "Russia and India were hit particularly hard, largely because Microsoft's Windows XP, one of the operating systems most at risk, is still widely used in the countries", Ankush Johar, director at Human-Firewall.io, a phishing protection company, told Economic Times.

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Whatsapp malfunction affects users across globe

It's with the inclusion of sending as well as receiving messages, images, videos, and so on. The issue began at around 6pm. In India, WhatsApp is used by 200 million people. Statement from the Down Detector . A verified Twitter page meant to inform the public about what's happening has not been updated since 2014, and people are wondering what issues the famous messaging app is facing.

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Billion App Installs From Google Play Recorded In 2016

Google's improving its multitasking credentials with a new picture-in-picture tool that allows users to carry on a video call while hopping between different apps. In a bid to expand the user-base, Google Assistant has been made available in Apple iPhones. The Android platform is a juicy target for potential scammers, but Google so far seems to have dealt with threats quickly and efficiently (given the scope of the platform, you understand).

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Blancco Technology Group PLC (RGS) Now Covered by Analysts at FinnCap

Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and GBX 550 target. Finally, Citigroup Inc reiterated a buy rating on shares of BP plc in a report on Wednesday, February 22nd. Raymond James downgraded the stock to "Mkt Perform" rating in Thursday, January 7 report. Jefferies maintained Goldcorp Inc. The stock has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, January 27.

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Philippine economy grows 6.4 percent in first quarter

Preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed that growth in economic output - as measured by gross domestic product (GDP) - slowed from the 6.6% posted in the preceding quarter and from 6.9% logged during the same period a year ago.

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US, Europe swap air security information at laptop ban talks

Current and former USA officials said Trump went well beyond outlining basic threat information in his meeting and Israel has voiced concern about the disclosure. Although a final decision has not been made, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has said that an expansion of the ban to flights originating in Europe is likely.

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Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers keep their second pick

The window is now. His team couldn't win 10 games. "You have to build on this momentum", said Pierce. The rest of the league was intently watching because with those 2 franchises landing on top, it increases the likelihood of a blockbuster trade this summer involving someone such as Paul George or Jimmy Butler .

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Abby Lee Miller reveals what happened in court

She also "threw back a couple of strong free drinks at the bar". "And my own students, you know, of course, that are at my studio", she continued, "but didn't get the pleasure and the money and the perks of being on a television show, but have paid me since they were 3 years old and are very loyal customers and loyal students".

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Factors to Note Before Buying Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.09, from 0.91 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 67 investors sold RAD shares while 114 reduced holdings. Now the P/E of Rite Aid Corporation (RAD ) stands at 1260. (NYSE: RAD ) traded down 4.09% on Thursday, reaching $3.52. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) shares tanked -8.03% to $3.78 on Tuesday.

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Walker will appoint replacement to Clarke as sheriff

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy West, a critic of Sheriff Clarke, says she shook her head when she heard he would be moving to a federal agency. "And then figure out, after I talk with Secretary (John) Kelly, figure out a strategy to create this better liaison between the Department of Homeland Security and our state and local partners".

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Alibaba set to enter Pakistan, signs MoU

Prior to the signing, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited the Alibaba headquarters and in an address, stressed that Pakistan possesses enormous potential for investors. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Sharif arrived in Hong Kong on Tuesday on the second leg of his visit to China. Ma was on hand for the signing ceremony.

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Automatic Notifications from Amazon's Alexa Coming Soon

Once the notification rolls out, users will be able to activate notifications for each Alexa skill through Amazon Alexa app. Alexa Notifications will arrive in the coming months, and hopefully Amazon can clarify the matter so that Amazon Echo owners will not have to worry about receiving a barrage of notifications whenever they ask Alexa what they missed.

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Wpp Plc (WPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Receive Unite Group PLC News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Unite Group PLC with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. Among 31 analysts covering AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN), 15 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Go-Ahead Group The PLC has GBX 3045 highest and GBX 1880 lowest target.

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Investor Focus: Watching the Signals for Vipshop Holdings Ltd (VIPS)

Typically, they estimate what the company's earnings and cash flow will be for the next couple of years, and then apply a ratio - such as a price-to-earnings ratio - to those estimates to determine what the future stock price should theoretically be.

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The LEGO Group achieves renewable energy goal three years early

In 2016, more than 360 gigawatt hours of energy were used by Lego to produce the more than 75 billion Lego bricks sold around the world during the year. "Pushing innovation in this way reduces the cost of electricity from offshore wind and will help to advance the offshore wind industry across the world".

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US Adds 211000 jobs in April; Unemployment Dips to 4.4 Percent

Over the last 12 months, financial activities has added 173,000 jobs. Interestingly, the retail sector saw small gains in April, following two months of steep declines as online shopping takes a larger role in consumer spending patterns. The labour force participation rate, or the share of working-age Americans who are employed or at least looking for a job, fell to 62.9 per cent from an 11-month high of 63 per cent.

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China's first homegrown passenger plane takes to the sky for maiden flight

In this November 2, 2015 photo, workers roll out the first C919 jet aircraft manufactured at the state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ltd. (COMAC) in Shanghai. (Tianjin lies on the coast of north-east China.) Boeing has signed an agreement with, perhaps ironically, Comac, to set up an Aircraft Completion Centre for the 737, in the city of Zhoushan, south of Shanghai.

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Ford Plans to Slash Global Workforce by 10 Percent

Reuters also learned from a source familiar with the plans that Ford intends to offer attractive incentives for early retirement so that it can cut the number of salaried employees by October 1. President Trump on the campaign trail routinely criticized the auto industry for building plants in Mexico and making cars and vehicle parts there instead of the U.S.

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Exploit-as-a-service: Shadow Brokers offers subscription service for NSA hacks

The group said that it would be launching a serial data dump of hacking tools that supposedly are developed by the United States spy company, National Security Agency ( NSA ). In a blog post Sunday, the company criticized the NSA for stockpiling digital weapons. The Shadow Brokers said it chose to share screenshots from the NSA Equation Group's lost 2013 Windows Ops Disk in January, with the understanding that the Equation Group would then tell Microsoft and the vulnerability would be ...

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Is Buying 52-Week Stock Like Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc

The current share price indicates that stock is -8.24% away from its one year high and is moving 41.98% ahead of its 52-week low. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. While taking a look at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators about Red Robin Gourmet Burgers , Inc. If the $69.32 price target is reached, the company will be worth $33.57 million more.

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Europe and Japan raise doubts over U.S. trade policy at G7

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin were "improving all the time", although there were naturally "differences" in some areas, as there are within the G7 in general. A " Bari Policy Agenda" signed at the meeting would provide an overall framework within which the G7 governments would try to foster a more inclusive growth through such tools.

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House Oversight Committee wants Comey to testify at public hearing

The outburst came amid intensifying pressure on the president in the wake of his firing of James Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation last week, in the midst of a probe into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian attempts to tilt the USA election in his favor.

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Competition to Boeing-Airbus as China's first Jetliner completes maiden flight

A letter from China's ministerial cabinet, read out after the plane landed, said the successful flight marked a "major breakthrough" and milestone for China's passenger jet industry. The twin-engined jet took off at 2pm local time. Chinese government has been making efforts to reduce dependence on European consortium Airbus and USA aerospace giant Boeing.

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European Union says Philippines declines new EU grants

This came after it was learned that the Government has recently turned an unspecified grant from the European Union as it may be used by the organization to interfere with the internal affairs of the country. "Hitler massacred three million Jews". When Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) struck in November 2013, for example, the European Commission was the Philippines' second biggest donor , having given $40.47 million.

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Putin offers transcript to prove Trump did not pass secrets to Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a joint news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. "I am not acquainted with any of Donald Trump's close associates, therefore no such conversation could have taken place", he said in an email. "Putin glossed over that detail with Trump, however, and once he agreed to a face-to-face meeting with Lavrov, the Russian minister ...


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