• United Kingdom consumer inflation remains at 2.6% in July
United Kingdom consumer inflation remains at 2.6% in July

He expects wage growth to remain at 2% for the rest of the year. Consumer price inflation was stable at 2.6% in July, keeping it below May's peak of 2.9%. United Kingdom consumer prices declined 0.1% for July compared with market expectations of an unchanged reading for the month. 'Some unregulated fares are likely to go up much more.

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  • Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) has industry P/E ratio of 31.54
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) has industry P/E ratio of 31.54

About 978,935 shares traded. Newpark Resources Inc (NR) has risen 85.19% since August 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.14% the S&P500. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. SOISTMAN FRANCIS S JR had sold 6,607 shares worth $872,020 on Wednesday, March 8.

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  • Broad-Based Advance In US Retail Sales Shows Solid Spending
Broad-Based Advance In US Retail Sales Shows Solid Spending

Sales have increased by 3.5% year-over-year. Furniture and home furnishings stores outperformed the broader retail sector with a 5.6% jump in sales over the same month past year, according to the latest government report. Kleinhenz noted that rising home values are encouraging home-improvement spending and home-related retail purchases. Total r...

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  • Toshiba has averted delisting
Toshiba has averted delisting

However, the auditor issued an adverse opinion on Toshiba's internal controls. Toshiba yesterday reported a ¥965.7 billion (US$8.8 billion) loss for the fiscal year through March, worse than the ¥460 billion loss racked up the previous fiscal year, and similar to what it had reported before.

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  • Chicago To Sue DOJ Over 'Sanctuary City' Grant Stipulations
Chicago To Sue DOJ Over 'Sanctuary City' Grant Stipulations

The Trump administration has requested $380m in funding next year. Chicago officials say there are new qualifications for a grant that requires cities to share information with US immigration authorities, which they allege are unconstitutional.

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  • Trump hails $1.6bn USA investment by Toyota and Mazda
Trump hails $1.6bn USA investment by Toyota and Mazda

USA auto sales have weakened so far this year, and already two US factories operated by General Motors Co GM.N have indefinitely laid off work shifts, while others have scaled back production. Currently, Mazda ships all cars to the USA from its factories in Japan and Mexico. The decision to build the plant in the U.S. has been hailed as a boost...

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  • Foxconn selects United States site for plant
Foxconn selects United States site for plant

US President Donald Trump speaks alongside Terry Gou (R), Chairman of Foxconn , an electronics supplier, during an announcement that the company will open a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin , during an event in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, July 26, 2017.

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  • USA defends its provocation against Iran in Persian Gulf
USA defends its provocation against Iran in Persian Gulf

The Bahrain-based 5th Fleet also claimed that several Iranian vessels were approaching American ships "at a high rate of speed". The confrontation occurred just three days after a similar face-off involving the USS Thunderbolt. "It is a breach of the deal in articles 26, 28 and 29", said Araghchi. The articles say the US Administration, acting ...

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  • Tesla begins delivering 'Model 3' vehicle for the masses
Tesla begins delivering 'Model 3' vehicle for the masses

Despite its 2016 unveiling, Tesla CEO Elon Musk still had a few surprise announcements about the Model 3 . Tesla has been clear that the $35,000 price point is for a lean Model 3 . Mr Musk has said a simpler Model 3 design will reduce potential assembly-line problems. "That is where we are for at least six months". That includes $3,0...

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  • After TPP withdrawal, United States beef farmers face big Japan tariff
After TPP withdrawal, United States beef farmers face big Japan tariff

The increase, from 38.5 percent to 50 percent, will begin August 1, 2017 and last through March 31, 2018. Trade data released earlier Friday showed that frozen beef imports reached 89,253 tons in the April-June quarter, up 17.1% from a year earlier.

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  • Twitter shares dive after exodus of American users
Twitter shares dive after exodus of American users

For instance, Twitter's revenue per MAU was $1.75 in the second quarter. Twitter's average monthly active users (MAU) was 328 million in the three months through June 30. Here are some other highlights from management's letter to shareholders . Handling hate speech and other persistent targeted abuse has been a struggle for Twitter and...

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  • Amazon is bringing the Alexa digital assistant to its flagship Android app
Amazon is bringing the Alexa digital assistant to its flagship Android app

Amazon already offers a separate Alexa app, which has about 5 million downloads on Google's Play Store , but the shopping service's flagship app now sits somewhere between 100 and 500 million. By offering developers an "immersive learning opportunity", Amazon aims to build interest in its Alexa platform and solidify its presence in the voice c...

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  • State pension age to hit 68 in 2038
State pension age to hit 68 in 2038

The government has announced plans to increase the state pension age to 68 between 2037 and 2039, in line with proposals laid out in the Cridland report. A DWP spokesman said: "When the State Pension was introduced in 1948, a 65-year-old could expect to spend 13.5 years in receipt of it - around 23 percent of their adult life".

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  • We Can't Tell The Difference Between Kylie Jenner And Her Wax Figure
We Can't Tell The Difference Between Kylie Jenner And Her Wax Figure

Kim Kardashian commented on the post, saying, "I was so confused and thought you were posing for a loooooong time" with a crying laughing emoji... then Khloe Kardashian commented "You didn't FaceTime me"! Jenner's wax figure is valued at $350,000, according to a press release.

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  • Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead reunited with puppy that was held for ransom
Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead reunited with puppy that was held for ransom

Whitehead's dog, Blitz, was being held for ransom by Ft. Whitehead posted on Snapchat with a short video of his dog. Whitehead reportedly contacted police but learned that the dognappers' use of a "burner phone" made their calls and texts untraceable.

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  • Here's Why Trump Didn't Kill The Iran Deal
Here's Why Trump Didn't Kill The Iran Deal

The decision preserves the status quo even though President Donald Trump says it's a bad deal that mustn't stand as is. If carried out, the move against the Revolutionary Guards would come with risks, Iran's military warned. Trump denounced the deal during his campaign and promised to renegotiate it and get tough on Iran. Since early last w...

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  • BurgerFi Deal: FREE fries with purchase TODAY
BurgerFi Deal: FREE fries with purchase TODAY

Bob Evans: Receive Bob Evans Sweet Potato Fries for free with this coupon printed. First of all lads and lassies, let us just give you the greatest news you're gonna hear all week: today is International French Fry Day. Burger King: There'a not free fry offers here, but there is a $3.49 deal. There's also a buy one large fry, get a large fr...

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  • Gayle out, Lewis slams 24-ball fifty
Gayle out, Lewis slams 24-ball fifty

When will the India vs West Indies 2017, T20, India vs West Indies cricket game be played? Gayle's appearance at his home ground of Sabina Park will be his first Twenty20 global appearance since last April's World T20 final victory over England, but the 37-year-old has revealed he has no plans to retire.

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  • South Korea's president seeks talks with North's Kim Jong Un
South Korea's president seeks talks with North's Kim Jong Un

But US military actions in the South China Sea are antagonizing Beijing. "And we stand right alongside the United Nations on this". "I appreciate the things that you have done relative to the very substantial problem that we all face in North Korea, a problem that something has to be done about", Trump told Xi.

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  • An Acrobat Falls To His Death At Spanish Music Festival
An Acrobat Falls To His Death At Spanish Music Festival

The organizers of the Mad Cool festival expressed their condolences to the acrobat's family in a statement Saturday, saying they "regret the awful accident". His sister confirmed on social media today the artist had lost his life after falling 100ft from a suspended cage in front of 35,000 people at the Mad Cool Festival .

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  • Without budget, Wednesday's Powerball final one for IL lotto players
Without budget, Wednesday's Powerball final one for IL lotto players

Recently, the Illinois Lottery announced they'll be suspending sales on Powerball and Mega Millions tickets because of the lack of a state budget. "The last time [lottery sales were suspended], the border communities lost 42 percent of their lottery sales, and it took them five or six months before they ever got 90 percent of them back", Flei...

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  • Area lawmakers describe tough votes on IL budget
Area lawmakers describe tough votes on IL budget

In theory, the state reimbursing the purse accounts for the awards would free money that could be used to increase overnight purses, but details regarding how the money might be used and the mechanism for its distribution still were being ironed out Friday.

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  • AirAsia X incident: Bird strike suspected in turnback to Brisbane
AirAsia X incident: Bird strike suspected in turnback to Brisbane

Boon and his friends from Penang Forward Sports Club (PFSC) were among the 345 passengers and 14 crew on board flight D7207. "The flight took off and three minutes after the engine failed already, flames really went through it all". "We are following all regulatory guidelines to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our guests". "We would like to ...

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  • Libya's oil output tops one million barrels per day
Libya's oil output tops one million barrels per day

Oil prices rose to a two-week high yesterday, extending a rally into a sixth straight session after a decline in weekly U.S. production eased concerns about deepening oversupply. Oil prices failed to stabilize this year despite the production cuts announced by OPEC alongside non-OPEC members such as Russian Federation last November 2016.

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  • Sony to start pressing vinyl after 30-year hiatus
Sony to start pressing vinyl after 30-year hiatus

One legendary record label is keeping up with the times by going old-school. The company installed record-cutting equipment at a Tokyo recording studio in February, allowing them to produced masters from which vinyl records are created.

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