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by | September 23, 2016 | 05:43

The activity came hours after one of five devices found at the nearby Elizabeth train station exploded while a bomb squad robot attempted to disarm it. A bomb attack in New York City was a terrorist act, officials say, but no links have been found to global groups and the motivation remains unclear.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:32

Tobira closed Tuesday up more than 700% after the acquisition was announced. Also, Bloomberg noted that "the lower price values Tobira at about $533 million based on the number of shares outstanding, nearly six times its market capitalization of $89 million as of Monday's close - even if the liver drug maker doesn't hit the goals".

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:30

Real GDP is now estimated to have increased only 1.1% in the second quarter. Policymakers scaled back their median projection of the long-term interest rate to 2.9 percent from 3 percent in June. All the same, holding interest rates at such a low level for such a long time - it's been nearly eight years since the target rate was above 0.5 percent, which is unprecedented - no doubt creates risks.

by | September 23, 2016 | 05:27

Estimates in the Bloomberg survey ranged from 255,000 to 270,000. Last week also coincided with the period that the government surveys businesses and households to calculate payrolls and the jobless rate for September. Taking week-to-week volatility into consideration, the four-week moving average fell by 2,250 to 258,500 from last week's unrevised average of 260,750.

by | September 22, 2016 | 06:57

Bresch also blamed the misconception about big profits in part on "the complex environment in which pharmaceutical prices are determined". When factoring in "our cost of goods" and other " related costs", she said the company reaps a profit of $100 per two-pack.

by | September 22, 2016 | 06:52

This is the first shipment of oil from Ras Lanuf since 2014, and the money generated by a resumption of lucrative oil exports is much needed in the conflict-hit country. Despite the fighting for control of the terminals, the GNA said on Wednesday it supported the NOC's efforts to boost exports. It comes just days after rebel forces loyal to Libya's eastern government shut down a number of major oil ports in a bid to gain more political power.

by | September 22, 2016 | 06:56

At $2.361 per gallon of regular gasoline, the cost of fuel has risen by more than 25 cents in a week, compared with an increase of just over 3 cents nationwide, according to motorist advocacy group AAA. The U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, or PHMSA, approved the operation of the bypass as a temporary measure to restore service, late on Tuesday.

by | September 21, 2016 | 05:50

He continues his support and has announced his vote will go to Hillary Clinton in the United States presidential elections . "Although Clinton's lead is smaller than in our last poll, she is maintaining her advantage in Florida given the ominous state of her poll standing last week", pollster Patrick Murray said .

by | September 20, 2016 | 10:01

She had been nominated for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special for her unbelievable work on Lemonade; the Emmy in that category went to the directors behind Grease: Live. By the way, Beyonce skipped Sunday night's Emmys . "I saw the seating chart, and I was supposed to be sitting two rows behind her", he said backstage.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:42

Wenger said that Sanchez should not have been taking the penalty. "Santi was down to take it, I don't know why it did not happen", Wenger said. 11 against 11, I thought we played well. On-going takeover talks and uncertainty over the future of caretaker manager Mike Phelan, who is yet to accept an offer to take the job full-time, have contributed towards the downturn in results for the pre-season relegation favourites, who had pulled it back to 2-1 with a late penalty from Scotland ...

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:38

The Gunners feel liberated playing away because the atmosphere at the Emirates has been soured by their opening defeat 4-3 to Liverpool. Wenger said: "I'd prefer to be five points ahead, but it's only five games played". Let's just continue to improve and win our games and see where that will go. It has inspired Nicholas to identify Dutch soccer legend Koeman as Wenger's natural successor, with the veteran Gunners boss expected to decide on his own future when his contract expires at the ...

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:40

Wenger singled out England winger Walcott, who scored for the first time since the opening weekend defeat at home to Liverpool, and young forward Alex Iwobi for special praise. "I want to know what happened and for it not to happen again". Let's just continue to improve and win our games and see where that will go. "I started him past year because I've seen that there's something in him that is quality of vision, quality of give and go, of movement", the French coach told the club's ...

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:39

If they can engineer a price rise by limiting output, it will merely serve to bring back idled production, as well as tempting producers outside any agreement to ramp up their volumes. The Niger Delta Avengers, a militant organization, declared an end to attacks on Nigerian oil infrastructure, according to a statement last month on a website that said it represents the group.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:37

The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 8.61% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 13.77% and 9.92% respectively. As part of that program, Goodyear's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 10 cents per share of common stock, a 43 percent increase.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:26

Daniel Ricciardo splits the championship rivals after he hauled his Red Bull on to the front row. Kimi Raikkonen was the sole Ferrari in the top ten after Sebastian Vettel dropped out of qualifying in Q1 with a rear anti-roll bar issue. Hamilton in turn could not improve on his second run, going wide at turn one and with another messy middle sector. Both Ricciardo and Verstappen will start the race on harder tires than Mercedes, so their first stint before pitting should be longer.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:23

Chikungunya and dengue have claimed at least 33 lives and affected almost 3,000 people in Delhi. "The government should also advertise about these fever clinics, so that people could know about it", he added. "Similarly, the USA embassy in New Delhi also issued health advisory for their tourists visiting India, saying on their website that outbreaks of mosquito-borne viral diseases such as dengue and chikungunya occur in various parts of India each year".

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:03

Though the line has been shut off, gasoline still in the pipeline may be leaking. The governor's executive order issued Friday did lift time restrictions for commercial vehicles operating in the state. The pipeline connects refineries in Texas and Louisiana with 13 states spanning from Georgia to NY, supplying the region with almost 40 percent of its gasoline.

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:37

The companies stated in a press release that the per share all-cash transaction is a 44 percent premium to shareholders, based on Monsanto's closing share price as reported on the day before Bayer's first written proposal on May 9, 2016.

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:34

According to the data released by Energy Information Administration ( EIA ), the U.S. crude oil inventories fell by about 600,000 barrels for the period ended September 9. The price for Brent crude oil was down 1.2 percent to open the day at $46.55 per barrel. Saudi Arabia has retaken the position of the world's top oil producer from the US, according to the International Energy Agency.

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:32

Thousands have organized for more than a month in opposition to construction of the Dakota Access pipeline, which the Standing Rock Sioux say will disrupt sacred grounds. Boasberg declined Monday to grant the tribe's request to "formalize" the government's desired work stoppage, but kept in place an earlier order to halt construction from State Highway 1806 to 20 miles east of Lake Oahe.