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Burger King owner to buy Popeye's for $1.8B

Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 1,755,491 shares of the stock are valued at $116.07 million. Municipal ...


Analyst's Proposition on General Motors Company (GM), The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) right now sits at consensus rating of 2.60 while 0 analysts have advocated the shares as "BUY", 0 calls it an "OUTPERFORM" and ...


Sinai Accuses Israel of Airstrike That Killed 5

The fourth rocket was not targeted by the missile defense system because its trajectory suggested that it would hit an open field, according to an IDF spokesper...


Unilever rejects Kraft Heinz's $143B takeover bid

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S), stock is trading $9.65 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of -73.48% in last 5 years. The S&P 500 rose ...


South Korean investigators again seek arrest of Samsung heir

Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics and son of the Samsung group head Lee Kun-hee, is accused of paying almost $40m in bribes to Park's secret confidante ...


Verizon reportedly knocks $250 million off Yahoo's asking price

While there was a lot of speculation about the attack and a lot of finger-pointing as well, there were reports that Verizon would seek a discount from Yahoo. ...


Featured Stock for Investors: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in VZ. Analysts mean target price for Verizon Communications Inc. Daiwa SB Investme...


New Jersey ranks 29th on list of number of structurally deficient bridges

A new report says the Brooklyn Bridge and Washington's Arlington Memorial Bridge are among thousands of spans across the US considered structurally deficient....


Retail inflation slows to 3.17% in January

Howard Archer, chief United Kingdom and European economist at IHS Global Insight, also expects inflation to have reached 1.9 per cent in January, and to climb t...


China's exports and imports surge

The country's trade surplus widened last month to 354.53 billion yuan ($51.62 billion) from 275.42 billion yuan in December. Analysts say the trade surplus wa...


Oil market 'responding positively' to output cut: OPEC president

However, it remains cautious about the outlook for 2017, forecasting a near-term deceleration to 1.4 mb/d. Oil futures climbed Friday after the International ...


White House List Contradicts Trump Claim That Terror Attacks Go Unreported

These remarks were followed by footage of Cooper reporting on attacks in cities such as Ottawa in 2014, Paris and San Bernardino in 2015 and Orlando in 2016...


International Monetary Fund board says Greece needs further debt relief

Greece's economy is expected to grow 2.7 per cent this year, up from 0.4 per cent in 2016, the fund said. "IMF involvement is necessary", Jeroen Dijsselbloem,...


Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Reveals 14% Rise In Q2 Earnings

Now the return on equity is 20.60% and its debt to equity is 1.41. Brean Capital reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research ...


Emergency in Chapel Hill: Don't drink the water

The outage forced Chapel Hill and Carrboro restaurants to shut down Friday and schools to dismiss early. They will distribute water as long as supplies last...


Why Nigeria's January manufacturing PMI fell to 48.2 - CBN

Slower growth of business activity largely reflected a moderation in new order gains at the start of 2017. China's manufacturing sector expands for the sixth ...


Over 70 arrested at Dakota Access Pipeline protest site, camp cleared

Opponents of the project, including the Standing Rock Sioux , claimed on Tuesday that Hoeven and Cramer were jumping the gun and that an environmental study ...


Volkswagen beats Toyota, taking first spot in sales

The sales figures will come as a relief for the Volkswagen Group, which is still trying to fix its image in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal which was f...


Trump Calls Top Senate Democrat's Emotional Response to Muslim Ban 'Fake Tears'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Sunday that they had a chance to pass the legislation and overturn Trump's ban if enough Republicans joined them. C...


Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookie sales

For more information on where to buy cookies, visit the booth sale locator through the link included with this story on our website or download the Cookie Finde...


Google parent Alphabet's shares drop as earnings miss expectations

On Thursday, Google parent Alphabet Inc . posted fourth-quarter profit below analysts' estimates . "We see tremendous potential ahead for these businesses, as...


John Hurt, 'Alien' and 'The Elephant Man' Star, Dies At 77

This ultimately led to additional parts in television and movies - including his Golden Globe and BAFTA-winning role in 1978's Midnight Express , for which he ...


British PM Theresa May

Although the United Kingdom can not negotiate foreign trade partnerships until it has left the European Union Mr Trump has said he wants a "quick" deal foll...


Donald Trump Announces Meetings with Mexico and Canada to Renegotiate NAFTA

King says while there is more uncertainty when it comes to trade than there has been in several years companies shouldn't panic, especially because they should ...


Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd (NYSEMKT:NAK) & Opko Health Inc

For the Q4 this year, the consensus current earnings per share trend estimates was for $0.10 while for one month ago was $0.10. Canada's main stock index jump...


Rio Tinto sells mines to China's Yancoal

The sale by Rio Tinto of its subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries includes an initial $US1.95 billion ($A2.57 billion) cash payment and $US500 million ($A659 mil...


Local residents head to Washington, DC for the March on Washington

For those who can not join the march in Washington, hundreds of sister marches are planned. She and Shawna Nipper are Co-Organizers for the Pennsylvania Chapt...


IEA sees significant gains in USA shale oil as prices climb

Nigeria's crude oil output dropped to as low as 900,000 bpd by early 2016, due to vandalism and militant's activities in the region. The first two weeks of Ja...


China's GDP expands 6.7% in 2016

The data showed that major economic indicators softened previous year, with industrial output growth slowing slightly to 6 from 6.1% in Y 2015. Output rose 6....


Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) Fails to Impress With Q4 Earnings

Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $3.32 billion.For the year, the company declared profit of $708 million, or 25 cents per share. The stock's 50 day mov...


Loonie on hottest streak since 1970 as US dollar slips

The currency surged 1 percent to an nearly three-month high of C$1.3044 per US dollar on Tuesday, accelerating gains after President-elect Donald Trump said the...


Apple's British App Store Is Getting More Expensive Because of Brexit

The folks who make apps made a lot of money-publishers picked up almost $89 billion in revenues from downloads, in-app purchases and advertising. Information ab...


Eugene Cernan dead; Last astronaut to walk on the moon was 82

The mission saw the spacecraft achieve a circular orbit of 161 statue miles while Cernan became the second American to walk in space , logging two hours and 10...


Amazing Fact! Japan's Small Experimental Rocket Fails To Launch Tiny Satellite

The three-stage rocket took off at 2333 GMT (6:33 p.m. EST) Saturday from the Uchinoura Space Center in southern Japan's Kagoshima prefecture, four days after i...


Freezing rain expected in GTA by Tuesday morning

Less than an inch of snow and sleet is expected, but ice could build up to a quarter of an inch on colder surfaces, according to the NWS. Some areas that flip...