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Nebraska votes 'yes' to TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline

Nebraska votes 'yes' to TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline

The decision Monday comes after years of regulatory review - and less than a week after TransCanada, the company behind the Keystone XL, reported a spill of some 210,000 gallons of oil from another of its conduits near Amherst, S.D. Nevertheless, the move marks something of a victory for the Trump administration and other Republicans, who have thrown their political muscle behind the proposed pipeline to transport crude oil between Canada and Texas' Gulf Coast.


British Gas scraps its standard variable tariff

British Gas scraps its standard variable tariff

As well as new customers, those who now receive their gas and electricity through the company will also be contacted and encouraged to move away from the SVT - which has come under fire for being a costly alternative to fixed-term deals. British Gas said they will put in more effort to advise customers now on STVs to move to cheaper deals, after claiming only 10 per cent moved to a better tariff when the company contacted them this year to try and influence their choices.


Marvell Technology to buy Cavium in $6bn deal

Marvell Technology to buy Cavium in $6bn deal

Cavium makes networking processors and is one of several companies trying to use ARM Holdings technology to break into the server microprocessor market. Marvell's Murphy will head up the new company. The combined company would be able to trim costs and offer a more robust package to potential customers.



QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) PT Raised to $57.00

Shares of QUALCOMM ( NASDAQ QCOM ) traded up $0.61 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $66.72. It has outperformed by 37.37% the S&P500. PREDICTIVE TECH GROUP INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:PRED) had an increase of 7.05% in short interest. TSN comes in with a P/S ratio of 0.74 that's below 1, potentially implying that it could be cheap relative to the overall sector (6.1) and its peers (1.88).


Falcons officially rule Devonta Freeman out for Monday night in Seattle

Falcons officially rule Devonta Freeman out for Monday night in Seattle

But every other player was listed as a full participant including Thomas, defensive end Michael Bennett (heel), tight end Jimmy Graham (knee) and running back Eddie Lacy (groin) who had been out or limited on Thursday. Not having Chancellor or Sherman in that one changes things dramatically. The Legion of Boom reportedly is down another founding member. Even though we know Coleman will get most of the workload during Monday Night Football, it will be interesting to see who the Falcons ...