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Key equity indices provisionally end in green

Key equity indices provisionally end in green

For every stock that rose on the New York Stock Exchange, two declined, though the indexes finished the week with gains. On Friday, negative global cues such as high crude oil prices, along with a weak rupee and heavy selling pressure in banking stocks subdued the key Indian equity markets.


New NASA administrator sworn in

New NASA administrator sworn in

Bridenstine, who has spoken at large about transforming USA space policy, added; "I look forward to working with the outstanding team at NASA to achieve the President's vision for American leadership in space". He is a former Navy fighter pilot with combat experience in Iraq and Afghanistan, including a total of 1,900 flight hours and 333 aircraft-carrier landings to his name, NASA officials said.


Miramar map testing arrives on PUBG for Xbox One this week

Miramar map testing arrives on PUBG for Xbox One this week

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ( PUBG ) is about to get some changes across the board as a new patch is set to arrive to address some balancing issues with gear and attachments. For those who can't make time for Wednesday's test, additional play periods will be opening this coming weekend. Throughout the test, the team is planning to divvy up "bug bounty" award as well: 150 players who report bugs will pick up some special "swaggy" in-game items.


Sears under pressure to drop its Kenmore appliance brand

Sears under pressure to drop its Kenmore appliance brand

In a letter to Sears Holdings Corp. Sears confirmed receipt of the request Monday. The 12-month price target on the shares is $2.00. In the letter, he said the divestiture would improve the retailer's debt and cash. If ESL gets what it wants - and it's hard to believe there be a lot of competition for anything but the Kenmore brand - the only thing left of Sears will be its name and some Kmart stores that probably have a short shelf life.


Florida gas prices reach three-year high

Florida gas prices reach three-year high

Nationwide, gas prices are up to their highest price since July 2015, according to surveys by both Gasbuddy.com and AAA - The Auto Club, which released a similar survey of gas prices today. The rise in gas prices caught the attention of President Donald Trump, who tweeted Friday that OPEC was "artificially" propping up the price. On the gasoline side, demand is strong and inventories are down, as refineries wrap up their maintenance season and begin pushing out summer-blend fuel, which is ...