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Sizmek To Acquire Rocket Fuel For $US145m


Rocket Fuel's board of directors has also already unanimously approved the proposed deal, Sizmek said, and shareholders holding 24 percent of the technology company's common stock have also issued. Following a series of layoffs in early 2017, the company's cash flow was negative $18.6 million in Q1 2017 compared to negative $7.5 million during the same period a year ago. Read More »

Topic of the Day: Future of Obamacare


And it briefly won him praise from the demonstrators who stage weekly protests outside his Olathe office. Obamacare , the health care takeover conservatives hope to scrap and replace, is imploding at a rate that places its sustainability in terms of months, not years. Read More »

Salaries of the BBC's highest-earning stars to be revealed


The report - which includes a host of other BBC celeb salaries - got Legal Cheek thinking. The BBC has just published the salaries of its highest earning stars - and it isn't pretty. The iconic Fiona Bruce, despite also fronting an additional show, The Antiques Road Show , may be the third highest paid woman with earnings between £350,000 - £400,000 but she loses out to fellow male rivals. Read More »

McConnell's latest Obamacare repeal strategy dies in Senate


A repeal would have eliminated the funding, though Congress could have restored it as they figured out what to do during a two-year transition period before the repeal took effect. Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Jerry Moran of Kansas announced Monday night they would join two other GOP senators in voting against it. Only 30% said they would blame Obama and the Democrats . Read More »

Turkey changes justice, defense ministers in cabinet shuffle


Mehmet Simsek, a figure widely respected by investors, remained a deputy prime minister, Naci Agbal stayed on as finance minister, while the economy, customs and development ministers also kept their posts. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu visited the island earlier on Tuesday. The former ministers for justice and defense were appointed deputy prime ministers. Read More »

Myanmar plane: Bad weather blamed for Andaman Sea crash


Ice had formed on the wings and sudden crosswinds had led the engine to stall, state media say. Communication with the flight was lost half an hour into the short, routine trip. "Bad weather caused the plane to lose control before crashing into the sea", the office said in a press release. "If it is storm clouds, this begs the question, why did they fly into it?" he told AFP. Read More »

Air Force helicopters roped in for resuce operations in flood-hit Odisha


Also, 28,517 people in 132 villages under seven blocks have been affected in Kalahandi where two persons died. Five bridges, including two railway bridges, have been washed away in flood water and four roads damaged. Leaves of all government officials were cancelled in affected blocks. Several roads got washed away while floodwaters entered many houses. The low pressure over the Bay of Bengal intensified into a depression today, raising the likelihood of more rainfall in Odisha, which is ... Read More »

Rank And File May Go Their Own Way On Health Care


One version of a Republican repeal-only plan would result in loss of health-care coverage for 32 million people, as health-care premiums would rise by as much as 25 percent, according to estimates released in January by the Congressional Budget Office . Read More »

Construction giant Morgan Sindall 'knocked the first half out of the park'


The firm added that its partnership housing and urban regeneration arms had traded as expected, with urban regeneration posting a decline due to "the phasing of its scheme completions". "After recent events in [construction], strong performance in this sector is something to write home about", Jefferies said. While Carillion's shares bounced back after its joint venture was awarded contracts to contribute to HS2 , Jefferies said Morgan Sindall "did well to stay out of HS2" as ... Read More »

Nelson Mandela Day: Activist, Politicians Extol Legacies


Secretary-General António Guterres told a meeting of the General Assembly on the occasion of Nelson Mandela International Day , said "the best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or in ceremonies, but actions that improve our world". Read More »

Rains continue to lash several parts of Telangana

On Tuesday till 8.30pm, the city received a total of 60.2 mm of rainfall, said Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) officials while issuing a heavy rainfall warning for the entire state for Wednesday. "It is now located 80km away from Puri, and once it makes landfall, under its influence, the city will receive heavy rain", said K Naga Ratna, head of the weather forecasting unit of the department. Read More »

Apartment Investment and Management Company

The company was downgraded on Monday, July 18 by Citigroup. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 9 by Miller Tabak. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of AIV in report on Friday, May 26 with "Sell" rating. Comerica Bank boosted its position in shares of Apartment Investment and Management Company by 31.0% in the fourth quarter. It is negative, as 37 investors sold AIV shares while 112 reduced holdings. Read More »

Drax profits go up in smoke as coal assets lose value

Drax's electricity output for the period ending 30 June 2017 stood at 10.7TWh, of which 7.3TWh were produced by its biomass fleet. Of particular interest is February's T-4 Capacity Market auction, in which the company confirmed it would enter two rapid response gas projects. Read More »

Government announces increase to minimum wage


The minimum wage is set to increase by 30 cent to €9.55 an hour. For someone working a 39-hour week, that adds up to a weekly increase of €12. The Taoiseach said the cost mostly falls to employers and that, combined with an increase in income from taxes on wages, the actual cost to the Exchequer "will be quite small". Read More »

Man given 4 life sentences for botched CT robbery


Attorney Nancy Harr. The case involved kidnappings of three East Tennessee bank-connected families, an attempted kidnapping and a bank robbery in Pennsylvania, kidnapping of a CT bank employee and his mother, and a North Carolina grocery store robbery. Read More »

Planned Parenthood Sues Iowa Over Abortion Law


The legislation requiring the 72-hour waiting period was signed into law by then-Gov. Terry Branstad (R) earlier this year, but it was lifted in May, when the Iowa Supreme Court issued a temporary injunction at the request of Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa, according to USA Today . Read More »

Time, TV schedule, and route for Stage 17

Tuesday's 16 stage featured another arduous course, made all the trickier by warm weather and wind. The stage played out perfectly for Matthews as heavy cross-winds broke the peloton apart and Kittel struggled over the climbs. While Sagan is out of the Tour de France, he won't serve any further suspension. Most of those commenting had a morbid fascination with what they saw. Read More »

Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. Announces Completion of Debt Refinancing

It has a 94.95 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned 166 buildings aggregating approximately 12 million square feet and five land parcels consisting of 22.8 acres. The dividend payment was $0.038 per share for the quarter or $0.15 annualized. Schwab Charles Inv Mgmt Inc has invested 0.01% in Global Brass and Copper Holdings Inc (NYSE:BRSS). Read More »

Wildfire forces evacuation of California town


Apart from Mariposa, other regions such as Hunters Valley, Bear Valley, Catheys Valley, Mormon Bar, Mount Bullion, Yaqui Gulch/Aqua Fria areas and Hornitos were also under threat, Cal Fire said. Unfavorable weather conditions , ample fuel and steep terrain are hampering firefighting efforts, according to Cal Fire . The fire has forced the evacuation of about 5,000 residents in the area, the California Interagency Incident Management Team said in a tweet. Read More »

3 from Troop L attend funeral for trooper killed in crash


State Police Spokesman Stephen Limani described Stewart as a great trooper and "a big man with an even bigger heart'". "We are all state troopers, no matter what uniform you put on", Texas State Trooper Joshua Snead said. He became a trooper in 2014 and was assigned to the Chambersburg area before transferring to Greensburg, whose troopers patrol the general area where he was raised. Read More »