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BMW pledges to build new e-Mini at United Kingdom auto plant

BMW has confirmed its plans to build a fully electric version of the Mini at the Cowley plant near Oxford. "BMW Group Plants Dingolfing and Landshut play a le...


Paying others to do your chores is the secret to happiness

Ultimately, people said they got more happiness by saving precious time than by buying more stuff, no matter how exceptional it was. "People want to feel they...


GM Q2 net drops 42% on Europe exit

Jefferies upgraded the shares of F in report on Friday, February 10 to "Hold" rating. Equity analyst Macquarie added the stock to its research portfolio with a ...


Trump launches another Twitter tirade against Amazon and Bezos-owned Washington Post

The Trump administration has ended a covert Central Intelligence Agency program to provide arms and training to Syrian rebel groups fighting the government ...


WebMD acquired for $2.8 billion

Therefore 64% are positive. (NASDAQ: WBMD ) for 1.80M shares. When we divide the current volume by the three-month average volume, we get a relative volume of 6...


Greece Tries To Stand On Own Financial Feet With Government Bond Sale

This time, Greece is said to be seeking between €2bn and €4bn. Reuters reported that Greece had employed six banks - BNP Paribas, Bank of America Merrill ...


Michael Kors confirms acquisition of Jimmy Choo

Under the terms of the deal, Jimmy Choo shareholders will receive 230p per share - an 18% premium on the share's closing price on 24 July. Luxury shoemaker...


Alphabet earnings: even with massive European Union fine, Google keeps minting money

Breaking down the numbers, the tech giant reported a net income of $3.52 billion, or $5.01 per share. We'll likely hear more about why that trend continues ...


Snopes is in danger of shutting down

It's also now being "held hostage", it alleges , by a vendor it contracted with in 2015 and ended ties with this past spring - but underlying that legal battle...


Key US senator says no deal yet on Russian Federation sanctions bill

The new legislation, which also includes sanctions for Iran and North Korea, is seeking to bring sanctions on those suspected of human rights abuses and aim...


Russian Energy Chief Urges Oil Producers To Comply With Agreed Output Cuts

While there have been rumors of how best the OPEC cartel can shake the pesky North American producers out of the market with lower prices, Macquarie offers a li...


Suzuki Swift Sport new generation showed in the Network

Suzuki has released its first official pic of the all-new Swift Sport that's set to go head-to-head with the next Ford Fiesta ST . As of now, the carmaker ha...


Irish Water Seek Army Aid For Water Shortage Crisis

It is liaising with Defence Forces to provide alternative supplies. Water resources in Drogheda Town, Clogherhead and Termonfeckin will continue to be ratione...


Boko Haram commander nabbed in FCT

The arrested suspects were taken into custody on the outskirts of Kani as they were about to launch attacks on markets and "places of worship", the city's state...


State Attorney will not charge Michael Irvin in sexual assault case

Irvin told reporters Monday he has lost "millions" of dollars in endorsements and business deals as a result of the claims made against him. Lauderdale after ...


Possible melted fuel seen for first time at Fukushima plant

Large amounts of solidified lava-like rocks and lumps in layers were seen underneath its unit three reactor. The three-day investigation of the reactor ended on...


Low inventory squeezes June existing-home sales

Existing-home sales decreased 1.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.52 million in June, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Exis...


Glencore PLC (GLEN) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

It now has negative earnings. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 21 by Peel Hunt. They expect $0.08 earnings per share, down 80.49% or $0.33 from...


Japan factory growth dips in July

That's just shy of the IMF's 2.1 percent forecast for the USA, which was trimmed by 0.2 percentage point. However, IHS Markit said the euro zone PMI, if mai...


World's First Floating Wind Farm Erected Off Scotland's Coast

A month later, Scotland wind energy provided 1,240,095 MWh of electricity to the National Grid, the electrical needs of 136% of Scottish households , and a stu...


Analysts Give Blue Apron Buy Rating, Blowing Off Amazon Threat

Shares are up more than 8%, opening at $7.21 a piece after Wall Street released bunch of bullish ratings on the company. Morgan Stanley's Brian Nowak star...


UK, US launch talks on post-Brexit trade deal

The fear among food standards campaigners would be a race to the bottom, with British farmers demanding a loosening of regulations so they too could start tryin...


Tanzania threatens to shut down mining firms over delayed talks

In March, it introduced a ban on exports of copper concentrate or mineral sand for processing overseas, which hit Acacia. T.ABX, Stock Forum affiliate Acac...


Alliancebernstein LP Has $88.78 Million Position in Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

It also upped Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) stake by 14,303 shares and now owns 277,439 shares. AE Wealth Management LLC now owns 18,660 shares of the industrial produc...


Microchips In Employees? One Company Trying It Out

The chips will be implanted underneath the skin between the thumb and forefinger, which will allow employees to pay for food and drinks in the company's break r...