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The Mizuho Financial Group inc. (MFG) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

The Mizuho Financial Group inc. (MFG) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

UBS Group AG now owns 116,379 shares of the bank's stock worth $429,000 after purchasing an additional 3,713 shares during the period. UBS Group AG boosted its position in Mizuho Financial Group by 3.3% during the 1st quarter. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Mizuho Financial Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $4.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Consulte Mais Informação

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3 big storylines to watch in Steelers vs Lions

3 big storylines to watch in Steelers vs Lions

What we've seen this season that hasn't really worked. The Steelers (6-2) have won three in a row, and Detroit has lost three straight. The Lions pass offense has been in freefall since the Giants game. He's had a monstrous 67 rushing attempts the last two games. No team has allowed fewer yards per play than Pittsburgh. The Steelers have gone back to feeding Le'Veon Bell, and relying on maybe the NFL's best running back seems to have helped the offense turn a corner. Consulte Mais Informação

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Storm Barrels Toward Northeast On 5-Year Sandy Anniversary

A wind advisory remained in effect until 6 a.m. Monday across the city a full five years after Hurricane Sandy barreled in and caused catastrophic damage. Utility companies said that more than 159,000 customers in CT, 144,000 customers in Rhode Island and 179,000 customers in New Hampshire were also affected by outages, as were tens of thousands of customers in each of the states of Maine, Vermont, New York and New Jersey. Consulte Mais Informação

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Numerous events set to mark 5 years since Superstorm Sandy

Numerous events set to mark 5 years since Superstorm Sandy

When the former hurricane merged with other systems to create a meteorological hybrid "superstorm" called Sandy, it was blamed for at least 182 deaths in the USA and Caribbean and more than $71 billion in damage in the US alone. "We feel like Sandy is the forgotten storm". Con Edison and PSEG Long Island said extra crews will be available to respond to any downed wires. Organizers said the event also laid out steps needed "to address climate change and save lives". Consulte Mais Informação

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Qatar's membership in GCC should be frozen - Bahrain FM

Qatar's membership in GCC should be frozen - Bahrain FM

Bahrain's Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Khalifa called for the freezing of Qatar's Gulf Cooperation Council membership, escalating attempts by a Saudi-led coalition to deepen the isolation of the gas-rich country. He added "the right step to preserve GCC is to freeze Qatar's membership in the council... otherwise we are fine with its outing from the council". Consulte Mais Informação

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SC expected to take up petitions against Article 35A today

SC expected to take up petitions against Article 35A today

The petition was filed by a Delhi-based NGO, "We the Citizens", which wants the state-specific law repealed. People from outside Jammu and Kashmir are also not allowed to buy land in the state. It also confers special rights and privileges in jobs and acquiring property to permanent resident of the state. J&K has countered this saying the position on the matter had been settled by the state high court in the case of Sushila Sawhney in 2002, wherein it said that "in view of the majority ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Octopus invasion on Welsh beach blamed on effects of recent storms

The phenomenon was witnessed by confused staff from a dolphin watching company. "It was a bit like an End Of Days scenario", he told the BBC . 'There were probably about 20 or 25 on the beach . What octopuses decide to do underwater is their business ( playing the bongoes with mariachi crustacean bands; solving riddles), but when they slither onto dry land to die, they're clearly signaling to the bipeds that something must be addressed down there. Consulte Mais Informação

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Disaster management to be part of school curriculum in Odisha

Disaster management to be part of school curriculum in Odisha

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said Odisha has come a long way since the 1999 super cyclone and has now become a model state in disaster preparedness and risk mitigation. "School Safety Policy of 2016 as designed by NDMA ( National Disaster Management Authority ) will be implemented by School and Mass Education Department soon", he said at a function on the occasion of Disaster Preparedness Day and National Day for Disaster Reduction here. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jimmy Carter made 'nice remarks' about me

President Donald Trump slammed the media over what he says is "very little" reporting of the GDP numbers . The 93-year-old Carter made his comments in an interview published a week ago by the New York Times , saying that he wanted to help Trump lower tensions with North Korea and that media coverage of the current President had been particularly harsh. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nintendo almost doubles net profit forecast on Switch console

For comparison, Nintendo only ever shipped 13.56 million Wii U consoles over its entire lifespan - the Switch is set to sell in one year what the Wii U managed in almost five. "We've boosted Switch production in order to meet strong demand from our customers as it was hard for customers to buy the consoles at retail stores", Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima said at an earnings briefing on Monday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Airtel launches new plan for its prepaid users

Airtel launches new plan for its prepaid users

Airtel has upgraded this plan and now also allows prepaid users to make unlimited outgoing calls on roaming. Airtel is offering prepaid customers 100 percent cashback on purchasing the Rs. In the recharge plan, the company offers limited 2GB data with no fair usage policy (FUP), which means that the data can be consumed by customers at one go or in 28 days. Consulte Mais Informação

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