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Business Putin: Moscow handles Iraqi Kurdistan situation with care
Author: 0 Putin: Moscow handles Iraqi Kurdistan situation with care

Al-Falih was speaking at the start of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz's historic first visit to Russian Federation to meet with President Vladimir Putin . Salman and Putin are expected to discuss major defence and energy contracts, as well as extending oil production cuts ahead of the OPEC oil cartel meeting in November.

Business Hess Midstream Partners LP
Author: 0 Hess Midstream Partners LP

About 444,962 shares traded. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (MMLP). It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Thomson Reuters/Verus. The Company owns the preferred equity interests and the general partner interest of Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP (Cove Point).

Business Merlin Entertainments bids for part of SeaWorld
Author: 0 Merlin Entertainments bids for part of SeaWorld

Those parks represent about half of SeaWorld's revenue, sources said. SeaWorld is already working with bankers on a possible sale and Merlin is not the only possible buyer to approach the company, Bloomberg said. FTSE100-listed Merlin, which runs theme parks Thorpe Park and Legoland , is said to have approached SeaWorld as it seeks to expand overseas to offset a decline in tourists visiting London following the terrorist attacks in the capital and Manchester, Bloomberg said.

Business Iowa Is Using Taylor Swift Lyrics To Promote Safe Driving
Author: 0 Iowa Is Using Taylor Swift Lyrics To Promote Safe Driving

A link to the Iowa DOT website states that in the week between September 25th to October 2nd, 10 traffic fatalities occurred in the state. In her single released at the end of August, Swift records an answering machine response with the message, "I'm sorry, old Taylor can't come to the phone right now.

Business NewsAlert: TransCanada cancels Energy East pipeline project
Author: 0 NewsAlert: TransCanada cancels Energy East pipeline project

TransCanada has announced it is cancelling plans for the Energy East pipeline. "We believe it is clear that TransCanada is not proceeding with its application for the Energy East pipeline because recent changes to world market conditions and the price of oil have negatively impacted the viability of the project", said Gallant.

Business Uber's board approves reforms as Softbank buys a huge stake
Author: 0 Uber's board approves reforms as Softbank buys a huge stake

The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , has said the "humility" shown by Uber's new boss to a potential loss of operating rights in the United Kingdom capital shows that the correct decision was made by local transport authorities. And he admitted a deal could be done with Uber without the need for a court case. In a sign of broader problems facing Uber, Khosrowshahi is also expected to call into a contentious board meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday which will look at cutting the ...

Author: 0 Sonos One official: Alexa built-in, Google Assistant in 2018

In addition to the Sonos One , the company has announced that it will be allowing complete voice control over its speakers through any Alexa-enabled product. Billed as "the smart speaker for music lovers", Sonos executives frequently touted the company's decision to wait to release the Sonos One until they had "developed a seamless experience".

Author: 0 Sonos Owners Brace For New Updates

Sonos also announced a software upgrade for existing devices to make them Alexa compatible. Sonos says that the speaker also have a voice capture technology that cancels out echo so that the microphones will still be able to hear voice commands while playing music.

Author: 0 Sonos One: Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri for $199

It integrates Amazon's Alexa voice assistant , and Sonos is launching a new Sonos Alexa skill so that you can control your entire Sonos setup with voice commands. The Sonos One is the result of a newly agreed long-term partnership between Amazon and Sonos that will see the company add new features that will exclusively work on Sonos' own products.

Business New auto sales fall with 22% diesel decline
Author: 0 New auto sales fall with 22% diesel decline

Vehicle sales are being hit by the inflation-driven squeeze on real incomes, making households reluctant to make major financial commitments, said economist Sam Tombs at Pantheon Macroeconomics. Tax breaks have favoured diesel over petrol, even though they are a leading emitter of the air pollutant nitrogen dioxide (NO2), which is responsible for an estimated 70,000 premature European deaths each year .

Business Amazon's Whole Foods suffers credit card breach
Author: 0 Amazon's Whole Foods suffers credit card breach

A week later, traffic was running 17% higher year on year - and by the week ending 16th September, traffic remained up 4%, Reuters reported . As of the week ending September 16, foot traffic decelerated to 4 percent year-over-year, but remained elevated relative to the three weeks preceding August 28.

Business Oracle reveals automated cyber defense, machine learning apps
Author: 0 Oracle reveals automated cyber defense, machine learning apps

At Oracle OpenWorld 2017, Thomas Kurian, Oracle president of product development, showcased new services and enhancements across the Oracle Cloud Platforms , spanning IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and Data as a Service (DaaS). The massive data breach at Equifax Inc. could have been prevented with Oracle Corp.'s automated databases, Larry Ellison claimed Tuesday, using the credit-reporting company's woes as a selling point for Oracle's new product.

Business Don't Overlook Tesla, Inc.'s Strong Model X Deliveries
Author: 0 Don't Overlook Tesla, Inc.'s Strong Model X Deliveries

Munster, who calls production numbers for the Model 3 a "guessing game", added, "What is material is this production miss will fuel investor concerns about the slope of the Model 3 ramp". The overly complex Model X led to significant production challenges early on. For reference, Tesla originally anticipated producing 20,000 Model 3s by the end of the year.

Business SBI Life makes a tepid debut
Author: 0 SBI Life makes a tepid debut

Mumbai: Shares of SBI Life Insurance on Tuesday saw a muted listing on bourses, settling at Rs 708, a premium of just 1.14 per cent over the issue price on BSE. SBI Life had filed its draft IPO proposal with the Securities and Exchange Board of India on 17 July. The market capitalisation of the company stood at Rs 70,800 crore at the end of the trading session.

Business Oil prices extend losses amid United States inventory data
Author: 0 Oil prices extend losses amid United States inventory data

Analysts say that a so-called market rebalancing is now well underway, meaning that demand is no longer undershooting available supply. Prices are up 10 percent this month and 20 percent higher this quarter. It was the biggest third-quarter increase since 2004. BP (BP) fell 0.4% to 38.56, consolidating in a flat base with a potential 38.78 entry point.

Business May energy price cap pledge faces business backlash
Author: 0 May energy price cap pledge faces business backlash

SSE (LON: SSE ) shares also took a hit and fell to their lowest level since 2016. Gillian Guy, chief executive of the charity Citizens Advice, said: "The prime minister's announcement of a cap on energy bills could provide a solution to the runaway energy costs that the millions of people on default tariffs have faced for years".

Business Yahoo Data Breach Affected All Users
Author: 0 Yahoo Data Breach Affected All Users

A Yahoo official emphasized Tuesday that the 3 billion figure includes many accounts that were opened but never or only briefly used. "Subsequent to Yahoo's acquisition by Verizon, and during integration, the company recently obtained new intelligence and now believes, following an investigation with the assistance of outside forensic experts, that all Yahoo user accounts were affected by the August 2013 theft", Yahoo said in a statement.

Author: 0 JC Penney Company, Inc

The company's market capitalization is $1.18 billion. Recently, the equity stands -66.34% away from the 52-week high and 4.78% from the 52-week low. Analysts await T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) to report earnings on October, 23. Zooming out to the 200-day moving average, shares have been seen trading -35.49% away from that value. Deutsche Bank AG raised their target price on shares of J.C.