• Jonas Makwakwa quits, teaching SARS 'a valuable lesson'

    Jonas Makwakwa quits, teaching SARS 'a valuable lesson'

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    Cape Town - SA's priority crime investigative unit the Hawks will continue to probe former SARS official Jonas Makwakwa despite his abrupt resignation, the revenue service's head Tom Moyane said on Wednesday. Sars then sought an outside legal opinion on the matter after Moyane took the decision to suspend Makwakwa pending an independent investigation into the allegations.
  • Driver in Jamie Carragher spitting incident has been contacted by police

    Driver in Jamie Carragher spitting incident has been contacted by police

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    Jones, who was renowned for violence during his football career, told our sister station talkSPORT that Carragher should now be sent to the "job centre" as there's no way back for him. "It's just that moment of madness for four or five seconds". "No matter the circumstances, you can't ever behave like that". Carragher was driving away after covering the game for Sky Sports when a United fan started goading him on the motorway.
  • U.S. to impose duty on Canadian paper

    U.S. to impose duty on Canadian paper

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    This is the second time the US has slapped duties on Canada's forest industry. The antidumping duties are below those alleged by the Washington state petitioner, North Pacific Paper Co, of 23.45 to 54.97 percent, the department said in a statement.
  • 'Super dehydrated' Tim McGraw collapses on stage

    'Super dehydrated' Tim McGraw collapses on stage

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    Kennedy International Airport in New York City late Monday night. McGraw and wife Faith Hill spent the weekend (March 9-11) performing as part of the Country to Country Festival in the United Kingdom; they headlined in London, England, on Friday night (March 9), Glasgow, Scotland, on Saturday night (March 10), and Dublin on Sunday night.
  • The Case for and Against Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

    The Case for and Against Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

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    It has outperformed by 47.38% the S&P500. Atlantic Trust Group Llc decreased its stake in Kinder Morgan Inc Del Com ( KMI ) by 10.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. for 113,957 shares. Newman Dignan And Sheerar stated it has 0.1% in Kinder Morgan, Inc . The Japan-based Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Communication has invested 0.24% in The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • Madonna Directing Movie Based on Ballerina and Beyoncé Dancer Michaela DePrince

    Madonna Directing Movie Based on Ballerina and Beyoncé Dancer Michaela DePrince

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    Madonna comments, " Michaela's journey resonated with me deeply as both an artist and an activist who understands adversity ". The biopic will chronicle DePrince's triumphant journey from being orphaned in war-torn Sierra Leone, to her upbringing in the States, then, to her rise within the Dutch National Ballet, where she is now a soloist.
  • Fall in U.S. retail sales surprises

    Fall in U.S. retail sales surprises

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    The decline in February was mainly triggered by slowing sales in automobiles (down 0.9 percent), gas (down 1.2 percent) and department stores (down 0.9 percent). The economy created 313,000 jobs in February. That lifted the year-on-year increase in the PPI to 2.8 per cent in February from 2.7 per cent in January.
  • Magna invests $200mn in Lyft

    Magna invests $200mn in Lyft

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    This partnership is an industry-first and positions Magna and Lyft to enable the development and manufacturing of self-driving systems at scale. Mumbai :Magna, a leading automotive supplier from U.S., and Lyft, North America's fastest growing rideshare company on Thursday announced a multi-year collaboration in which the companies will jointly fund, develop, and manufacture self-driving systems.
  • Volatile Day As Natural Resource Partners LP (NRP) Shares Ride the Wave

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    The stock increased 2.76% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $27.93. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.03, for a total value of $1,513,735.53. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated the shares of MMP in report on Monday, December 19 with "Buy" rating. On Thursday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy".
  • Crude oil lower despite strong Chinese growth and API data

    Crude oil lower despite strong Chinese growth and API data

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    Oil prices edged up yesterday after posting two days of declines at the start of the week. OPEC, Russia and several other non-OPEC producers, but not the United States , began to cut supply in January 2017 to get rid of a global glut of crude that had built up since 2014.