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England call up Roland-Jones, Ballance England call up Roland-Jones, Ballance
- July 02, 2017

Ballance returns to the English Test squad after a gap of nearly a year, having last played for the team during their tour of Bangladesh in 2016. But Ballance, who is averaging over 101 in this season's County Championship, is known to be a favourite of England's new Test captain Joe Root, who attended the selection meeting at Worcester's New Road on Friday. (more...)
Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) 52 Week High stands at 36 Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) 52 Week High stands at 36
- July 02, 2017

It has outperformed by 1.07% the S&P500. CHURCHEY RANDY L had sold 20,000 shares worth $825,800 on Thursday, February 23. Digital Rlty Tr Inc now has $17.85 billion valuation. Commonwealth Equity Svcs Incorporated, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 66,758 shares. Macquarie Grp Inc Limited holds 210,040 shares. British Columbia Inv Mgmt holds 0.31% of its portfolio in NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) for 296,465 shares. (more...)
Djokovic back to winning ways Djokovic back to winning ways
- July 02, 2017

I felt good on the court and had some break point opportunities early in the second set. "I dragged him over back to the sport, so I'm really glad to see him now in London and really glad to spend time with him and Agassi as well and hopefully we can have a good tournament". (more...)
Detroit Red Wings sign Trevor Daley, Luke Witkowski — NHL free agency Detroit Red Wings sign Trevor Daley, Luke Witkowski — NHL free agency
- July 02, 2017

The Red Wings top three defensemen are now Daley, Danny DeKeyser and Mike Green . In the 2016-17 season, Daley produced 19 points in 56 appearances during the regular season. It was in a fight with Witkowski that Mantha broke his finger back in March. The Red Wings are sure to struggle for a couple of years, but Daley will certainly make their life easier for the next three years. (more...)
Ships Collide in the Dover Strait Ships Collide in the Dover Strait
- July 02, 2017

Although both vessels have been damaged, the coastguard say there is no water entering either and no pollution leaking into the sea. The RNLI has reported there were no casualties. Nine crew were on board the Dover Severn class lifeboat City of London 2 and six on board the Ramsgate Trent class lifeboat, Esme Anderson. Both vessels - an oil tanker carrying almost 38,000 tons of petrol and a bulk carrier - were damaged in the collision just after 2am. (more...)
7 still hospitalized after London mosque attack
- June 27, 2017

It is obviously sheer madness". British media identified the suspect as Darren Osborne from the Welsh city of Cardiff. An imam from the Muslim Welfare House who stepped in to protect the driver from the angry crowd after the incident was hailed as a hero in British newspapers on Tuesday. (more...)
Amazon To Acquire Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion Amazon To Acquire Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion
- June 27, 2017

A Whole Foods Market purchase awaits placement in a vehicle trunk, outside the Jackson, Miss., store Friday, June 16, 2017. Amazon is making a bold expansion into physical stores with a $13.7bn deal to buy U.S. "This is an natural disaster rattling through the grocery sector as well as the retail world", said Mark Hamrick, senior economic analyst for Bankrate.com. (more...)
Sentencing hearing today for ex-nurse serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer Sentencing hearing today for ex-nurse serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer
- June 27, 2017

There is a chance she would never have been caught if she had not spoke of the crimes during her stay at a Toronto psychiatric hospital. They said Mary Zurawinski was "adamant" that she would live to see her 100th birthday, and that Wettlaufer has robbed her of that opportunity. (more...)
Bill Cosby sexual assault trial: Jury to deliberate for 3rd straight day Bill Cosby sexual assault trial: Jury to deliberate for 3rd straight day
- June 27, 2017

Mr. Cosby stated their encounter was consensual and stated he gave her a Benadryl . In the report, Constand alleged the assault occurred in early January after she was out to dinner with Cosby and others. But as the deliberations drag on, noted Toronto defence lawyer Monte MacGregor told the Toronto Sun the lack of a verdict suggests a stalemate in the jury room. (more...)
Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suit
- June 27, 2017

According to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Arkansas, same-sex females couples who had children before the legalization of same-sex marriage were required to get a court order in order to list their names on the birth certificate of a joint child. (more...)
Turkish FM, economy minister to visit Qatar amid diplomatic row Turkish FM, economy minister to visit Qatar amid diplomatic row
- June 27, 2017

A Pakistani journalist's recent tweet also indicated that all may not be well between Saudi and Pakistan . On June 5, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain broke off diplomatic and consular relations with Qatar , as well as closed their land, sea and air borders on allegations of supporting. (more...)
Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup
- June 27, 2017

Oracle Team USAs upgrades seemed to have paid off with some additional speed in Matches 5 and 6, the first races after the five-day layoff. It would certainly be sweet redemption. "We're just going to keep pushing forward", Burling said. In the end, it was an old-fashioned horizon job, putting the New Zealander's at match point in the series. (more...)
Durable-goods orders backslide again Durable-goods orders backslide again
- June 27, 2017

Orders for goods made to last more than years dropped by 1.1% month-on-month in May to reach to $228.18bn, according to the Department of Commerce . Core capital goods shipments are used to calculate equipment spending in the government's gross domestic product measurement. (more...)
Supreme Court rejects gun rights appeal
- June 27, 2017

In opting not to hear Peruta v. California , the high court let stand an en banc ruling from the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that upheld a California law requiring a gun owner to show "good cause" in order to obtain a permit to carry a concealed handgun in public. (more...)
Airline vet to lead Amtrak in a summer of repairs, reckoning Airline vet to lead Amtrak in a summer of repairs, reckoning
- June 27, 2017

Anderson, who's been in the airline industry for 25 years, formerly headed Delta and Northwest Airlines. That's when Moorman will become an adviser to Amtrak. "The board also appreciates all that Wick continues to do to improve Amtrak's safety culture and strengthen our operating performance, including the important renewal work at New York Penn Station". (more...)
Gas Prices in Massachusetts Down 1 Cent per Gallon Gas Prices in Massachusetts Down 1 Cent per Gallon
- June 27, 2017

Oil prices have dipped into bear market territory and gasoline prices have followed, falling every day since June 2, according to AAA . In International Falls, regular gas ranged from $2.24 to $2.25 per gallon, according to the site. "Oil prices moved even lower last week, dragging gas prices down with them", Jenkins said. Gas prices in MA are the lowest they've been at this time in more than 10 years. (more...)
Oil Prices Up but Mood Is Still Down Oil Prices Up but Mood Is Still Down
- June 27, 2017

World mine production is estimated to have declined by around 3.5pc year on year in the first quarter to 4.63mMT, with concentrate production declining by around 3pc and solvent extraction-electrowinning (SX-EW) declining by 6pc, ICSG analysts said. (more...)
Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program
- June 27, 2017

The companies did not reveal financial terms. The multi-year agreement between the two companies will have Avis Budget Group Inc . handling the care of the self-driving vehicles. Google spent years working on self-driving cars before spinning the project off into Waymo, a division of Alphabet , last year. Waymo also has 70 Lexus vehicles. (more...)
Store Capital enjoys biggest one-day boost after Warren Buffett buys stake Store Capital enjoys biggest one-day boost after Warren Buffett buys stake
- June 27, 2017

Store Capital markets itself as a leader in "Single Tenant Operational Real Estate", and has investments in over 1750 property locations with a total value over $5.5 billion as at 31 March 2017, according to the company's website. That makes Berkshire its third-biggest shareholder, according to FactSet. Store Capital's stock jumped almost 11 percent to $23 after the investment was announced. (more...)
Australian Crown Resorts employees sentenced Australian Crown Resorts employees sentenced
- June 27, 2017

The defendants had been charged with gambling-related crimes. Eleven defendants were sentenced to nine months' imprisonment and five defendants to 10 months, Crown Resorts said. The former Portuguese colony of Macau is the only place on Chinese soil where casino gambling is permitted. At the same time, the government has been trying to stop the flow of Chinese money into foreign casinos. (more...)