• Tesco tops FTSE on surging profits and dividend cheer
Tesco tops FTSE on surging profits and dividend cheer

But Tesco has said in the past, it will look to pay out around half of its profits to shareholders, so if the business keeps on improving, so should shareholder returns. When he took over as chief executive in late 2014, Tesco was in a mess. Tesco's shares climbed nearly 6 per cent to 222p after the results announcement.

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  • Airlines In Europe Are Being Warned About Possible Airstrikes On Syria
Airlines In Europe Are Being Warned About Possible Airstrikes On Syria

This reflects a view in the White House that deeper Russian and Iranian involvement in Syria have complicated calculations about a response to any USA military attack. "Smart rockets ought to fly toward terrorists and not at a lawful government, which has been fighting for several years with global terrorism on its territory", Zakharova wrote i...

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  • Uber's New Bid for Dominance: Controlling Every Way You Move
Uber's New Bid for Dominance: Controlling Every Way You Move

Since I started as CEO I've signaled very clearly that I am committed to being true partners to cities for the long term. (Some have questioned such models, arguing that autonomous vehicles take up just as much space as private, manually operated cars - and cheap, driverless rides would only induce more congestion).

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  • Saudi crown prince kicks off official visit to Paris
Saudi crown prince kicks off official visit to Paris

French President Macron confirmed that Saudi Arabia is an ally to France, and agreed with the crown prince to issue a strategic document before the end of the year. "Less talk about major contracts and more focus on sectors that are less spectacular such as health, education and tourism", said a senior French diplomat.

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  • Apple Says it Runs on 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Apple Says it Runs on 100 Percent Renewable Energy

In China, wind and solar projects bring in 485 megawatts of energy across six provinces. Apple also invests in other clean energy projects around the globe and the firm has 25 such projects in operation. Ms. Jackson added that Apple also will be challenged to keep its own facilities at the 100% level in the years ahead, especially as it loo...

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  • Did You See LeBron's Message To Enes Kanter Last Night?
Did You See LeBron's Message To Enes Kanter Last Night?

With Monday's win, James became the first player in National Basketball Association history to be on a team that won its division in 10 consecutive seasons. "LeBron has led this charge and playing 81 out of 81 games", Lue said . It's the fourth successive year that the Cavaliers have reached the 50 win mark and moved them within half a game of...

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  • Slimmer Outside, Roomier Inside — Ford Focus
Slimmer Outside, Roomier Inside — Ford Focus

After a series of intriguing announcements of the American company Ford has officially unveiled the new model Mondeo, fourth generation. After that you need a subscription to Vodafone to avail of it. Estate cars are not as popular as they once were, so it's good to see Ford still making a practical estate variant of the Focus -. There will not ...

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  • Karim Benzema Having A Rough Time At Real Madrid- Zinedine Zidane
Karim Benzema Having A Rough Time At Real Madrid- Zinedine Zidane

Ronaldo is the all-time top scorer in the Champions League and has finished as leading marksman in the competition's last five editions and again leads the way this campaign, with 14 strikes in nine games. "Evidently if we achieve the miracle we would all be very happy". Captain Sergio Ramos and injured defender Nacho Fernandez are out for Real, ...

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  • YouTube accumulating children's data, claims consumer groups
YouTube accumulating children's data, claims consumer groups

A coalition of over 20 child advocacy , consumer and privacy groups filed a complaint with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission asking it to investigate and sanction YouTube for violation of federal children's privacy laws. She pointed to the company's "significant" investment in the YouTube Kids app , which the company launched in 2015 an...

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  • Russian stocks tumble as USA imposes sanctions
Russian stocks tumble as USA imposes sanctions

Shares in EN+ had already fallen 22 per cent on Friday after Washington imposed sanctions against Mr Deripaska and his businesses in a targeted move against the oligarch for "advancing Russia's malign activities". "If end-users make products that sell to the USA, they might not want to buy Russian aluminium". In a sea of red for Russian stocks Ev...

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  • Futures File: Trade war looms, battle lines harden
Futures File: Trade war looms, battle lines harden

Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech at the Boao Forum appears to have gone down well with investors across Asia. The comments sent US stock futures, the dollar and Asian shares higher. The Permian basin in Texas is leading the way as USA oil production has reached an all-time high, but the prolific output is causing bottlenecks as pipeline...

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  • Dow tumbles as many as 600 points amid mounting trade war fears
Dow tumbles as many as 600 points amid mounting trade war fears

Trump said late Thursday that he was considering tariffs on $100 billion more in Chinese exports, which would triple what the United States is already planning. Here is a daily chart of the S&P 500. Fed Chair Powell, meanwhile, signalled that the USA central bank still plans to press ahead with additional interest rate hikes in 2018, a stance t...

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  • Then the 'Thunderclap' Headaches Started
Then the 'Thunderclap' Headaches Started

After eating the peppers the man developed excruciating head and neck pain and visited the emergency room at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, New York. "But majority will do well with only recurrent headaches, and then they have a total recovery", she added. Previously eating cayenne pepper has been linked to sudden constriction of the corona...

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  • Facebook Messenger Will Soon Let You 'Unsend' Messages Just Like Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Messenger Will Soon Let You 'Unsend' Messages Just Like Mark Zuckerberg

The issue here is that both companies are scraping user data from Facebook without the consent of Facebook or more importantly the user. Facebook's stock has fallen about 14 percent since the Cambridge Analytica story broke, more than the rest of the stock market has fallen.

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  • CWG 2018: Kidambi Srikanth leads India to mixed team semis
CWG 2018: Kidambi Srikanth leads India to mixed team semis

Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal guided India to the final of the mixed team badminton event, beating Singapore in the semi-final as India will now take on the victor of the second semi-final between England and Malaysia, in the gold medal match on Monday.

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  • Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI): Institutional Investors Are Worried
Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI): Institutional Investors Are Worried

Nehal Chopra decreased its stake in Symantec Corp (SYMC) by 87.16% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Massmutual Tru Fsb Adv, a Connecticut-based fund reported 145 shares. Analysts await AT&T Inc. They expect $0.25 earnings per share, up 400.00% or $0.20 from last year's $0.05 per share. T's profit will be $5.65 billion for ...

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  • Apple plans to ditch Intel, make own chips
Apple plans to ditch Intel, make own chips

It has always been reported that Apple is working on its own chips that it will use for its Mac computers, replacing chip supplier Intel in the process. Over the years, numerous rivals have caught up. Intel chips will nearly certainly remain in Apple's top-end machines like the iMac Pro and forthcoming Mac Pro revision until the company c...

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  • Russell Crowe holds 'Art of Divorce' sale
Russell Crowe holds 'Art of Divorce' sale

While only expected to fetch $500-700 AUD or $380-530 United States dollars, a telephone bidder paid $11,000 AUD or roughly $8,400 USD for the piece. Sotheby's was closer to the mark in valuing the maroon Dr Martens boots Crowe wore as the skinhead Hando in the 1992 movie Romper Stomper .

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  • GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas resigns abruptly
GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas resigns abruptly

Blake Farenthold , a Republican Representative from the USA state of Texas, resigned Friday after facing an ethics investigation into his alleged sexual misconduct . She sued him and was paid $84,000 from a public fund on behalf of Farenthold for a sexual harassment declare. "Since being elected to Congress in 2010, I've worked to make governm...

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  • Bed Bath & Beyond will take old Toys 'R' Us gift cards
Bed Bath & Beyond will take old Toys 'R' Us gift cards

The retailer reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.07. The stock appeared $64.49 above its 52-week highs and is up 0.51% for the last five trades. Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.07, from 0.81 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 39 investors...

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