Business News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/business.xml Business News continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png Schlumberger Still Looks Ready to Move Higher http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/schlumberger-still-looks-ready-to-move-higher?fromrss=1 I looked at the charts of SLB earlier this month when I wrote, "The buying and accumulation in SLB is harder to see than on other names in the energy sector but I think SLB could surprise on the upside this month. Traders should continue to hold longs and consider adding to positions on strength."

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TheStreet.com Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:35:52 GMT 180720SCLAJL 0
Paramount TV president fired over 'racially charged' comments... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/paramount-tv-president-fired-over-racially-charged-comments?fromrss=1 He said only that she had said things that were "inconsistent" with company values - but sources told the media that her words were "racially charged."

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SFGate Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:44:29 GMT 180720C8U1IU 0
After Beating Comcast to Fox, Should Disney Take a Victory Lap? http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/after-beating-comcast-to-fox-should-disney-take-a-victory-lap?fromrss=1 Beyond the prospect of Disney paying far more than it initially bargained for in its partial merger, there's still the bidding war for European broadcast giant Sky. After Comcast officially bowed out of the bidding war for most of 21st Century Fox, Disney CEO Bob Iger spoke of his "incredible enthusiasm" at the prospect of paying $71.3 billion - regulators willing - to acquire the Fox film and TV studio, Nat Geo, FX, Star India and more.

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Hollywood Reporter Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:19:16 GMT 180720SNR4N7 0
After '08 Meltdown, Banks Still Play With Financial Fire http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/after-08-meltdown-banks-still-play-with-financial-fire?fromrss=1 It's been a decade since the global financial crisis rocked the world. In the years since 2008, the U.S. and other countries put together the pieces of their broken economies, assessing what went wrong and trying to curb the abuses that could lead to another crisis.

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SFGate Fri, 20 Jul 2018 05:46:26 GMT 18071935UB51 0
Sinclair 'did not fully disclose facts' on Tribune merger - FCC http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/sinclair-did-not-fully-disclose-facts-on-tribune-merger-fcc?fromrss=1 FILE PHOTO: The tower of Tribune Broadcasting Los Angeles affiliate KTLA 5 is seen in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc "did not fully disclose facts" about aspects of its $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission said in an order released on Thursday that referred the issue to an administrative law judge for a hearing.

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The Raw Story Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:02:43 GMT 180719EQD8E5 0
Trump Blasts Powell's Rate Hikes, Trespassing on Fed's Independence http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/trump-blasts-powells-rate-hikes-trespassing-on-feds-independence?fromrss=1 President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve's interest-rate increases, breaking with more than two decades of White House tradition of avoiding comments on monetary policy out of respect for the independence of the U.S. central bank. "I'm not thrilled" the Fed is raising borrowing costs and potentially slowing the economy, he said in an interview with CNBC broadcast Thursday.

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Bloomberg Thu, 19 Jul 2018 20:22:07 GMT 180719N4J2TK 0
Olympic Medalist Denis Ten Stabbed to Death in Kazakhstan http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/olympic-medalist-denis-ten-stabbed-to-death-in-kazakhstan?fromrss=1 Denis Ten, an Olympic bronze medalist in men's figure skating in 2014, died on Thursday at age 25 after being stabbed in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Ten was taken to the hospital after the attack and died a few hours later.

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The New York Times Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:29:02 GMT 180719QGTDR5 0
Lucia Is Likely To Have Little Impact On Waning FCC Adjudications http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/lucia-is-likely-to-have-little-impact-on-waning-fcc-adjudications?fromrss=1 During its most recent Term, the Supreme Court held in Lucia v. SEC that the administrative law judges that preside over adjudications at the Securities and Exchange Commission are "Officers of the United States" who must be appointed pursuant to the Appointments Clause of the Constitution.

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JD Supra Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:37:51 GMT 180719PBS1O6 0
SAG-AFTRA Passes TV Animation Strike Authorization for SVOD Fight http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/sag-aftra-passes-tv-animation-strike-authorization-for-svod-fight?fromrss=1 The fight is over animation for streaming platforms, but a strike - if one happens - would silence all TV animation made with union voices. SAG-AFTRA members overwhelmingly granted the union's board of directors the ability to call a TV animation strike, voting 98.27 percent in favor of the authorization, according to a letter to members from union president Gabrielle Carteris that appeared on the SAG-AFTRA website Wednesday after voting closed.

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Hollywood Reporter Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:53:23 GMT 180718NHFLSE 0
Europe and Asia Move to Bolster Global Systems That Trump Has Attacked http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/europe-and-asia-move-to-bolster-global-systems-that-trump-has-attacked?fromrss=1 From trade to regulation to security, America's traditional allies are accelerating their efforts to buttress a global system that President Trump has seemed prepared to tear down. After months of stunned indecision, they have undertaken a flurry of efforts intended to preserve the rules-based order the United States created after World War II and championed ever since.

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The New York Times Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:15:53 GMT 180718HNGDOT 0
Lawyer attacks allegations against Indiana attorney general http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/lawyer-attacks-allegations-against-indiana-attorney-general?fromrss=1 Attorney Kevin Betz, representing Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, speaks as Sandra Blevins listens during a news conference, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Indianapolis. Betz said that Hill faces "false and malicious" information included in a report prepared for state legislative leaders about the allegations stemming from a March 15 party at an Indianapolis bar.

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SFGate Wed, 18 Jul 2018 20:34:39 GMT 180718FNO121 0
Sinclair announces changes to its bid for Tribune http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/sinclair-announces-changes-to-its-bid-for-tribune?fromrss=1 In an effort to appease government regulators, Sinclair is changing its plan for the sale of some of its stations as it awaits approval of its bid for Tribune. The company announced Wednesday morning it was pulling the sale of several stations, some of which it had planned to sell to companies with which it is closely aligned.

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KXLY-TV Spokane Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:51:11 GMT 180718JV23K3 0
Study: Climate change could kill your internet in 15 years http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/study-climate-change-could-kill-your-internet-in-15-years?fromrss=1 Want to get a whole bunch of people to really, really care about climate change and rising sea levels? Tell them their internet is at risk. In a new study, researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the University of Oregon found that thousands of miles of buried fiber optic cable are at risk of drowning under the rising seas.

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Fast Company Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:57:55 GMT 18071836NHRM 0
'Did the dog eat his homework too?' CNN's Erin Burnett slams... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/did-the-dog-eat-his-homework-too-cnns-erin-burnett-slams?fromrss=1 CNN anchor Erin Burnett slammed President Donald Trump's explanation that he misspoke during a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. During his press conference with Putin on Monday, Trump initially said he did not "see any reason why" Russia would be responsible for meddling in the 2016 US Presidential election.

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SFGate Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:17:12 GMT 180717CVDH8K 0
A House Republican Joins the Fight to Save Net Neutrality http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/a-house-republican-joins-the-fight-to-save-net-neutrality?fromrss=1 "The fight to keep the internet open belongs in Congress, not at the Federal Communications Commission," said US Representative Mike Coffman. "The fight to keep the internet open belongs in Congress, not at the Federal Communications Commission," said US Representative Mike Coffman.

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Wired Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:42:07 GMT 180717TD3PK2 0
Suspect Is Arrested After a String of Murders and Robberies in the Houston Area http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/suspect-is-arrested-after-a-string-of-murders-and-robberies-in-the-houston-area?fromrss=1 The victims were attacked in mattress stores, houses and a city bus. The suspect stole their cars, or knocked on random doors, pretending to be looking for an acquaintance when he was really in search of people to assault and rob, the authorities in Houston said.

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The New York Times Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:49:54 GMT 180717B01VKL 0
Prologis: 2Q Earnings Snapshot http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=business/2018/07/prologis-2q-earnings-snapshot?fromrss=1 The results matched Wall Street expectations. The San Francisco-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $391.6 million, or 71 cents per share, in the period.

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SFGate Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:59:58 GMT 180717TV6A2C 0