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 2018-11-19 15:40 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Plans to expand Detroit's Motown Museum get $500,000 boost...

DETROIT (AP) — The Motown Museum's expansion plans are getting a $500,000 boost. The grant from the DTE Energy Foundation was announced Monday by Robin...

 2018-11-19 15:39 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

The Latest: Crews boost containment of California wildfire...

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 7:20 a.m. Fire officials say the Northern California wildfire that killed at...

 2018-11-19 15:38 

Chicago Sun-Times

Trump waffles on pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly...

President Donald Trump says he is happy with his Cabinet but thinking about changing "three or four or five positions."...

 2018-11-19 15:33 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Pit bull fatally attacks 5-day-old girl in Florida...

DUNNELLON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a pit bull climbed into a crib and fatally attacked a 5-day-old girl. Investigators with the Citrus...

 2018-11-19 15:27 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Iowa doctors hesitant about new medical marijuana program...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Only about 325 of Iowa's 7,000 doctors have certified people for the state's new medical marijuana program, in part because many...

 2018-11-19 15:24 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Attorney: Woman in alleged homeless scam duped by boyfriend...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An attorney for a woman charged with scamming GoFundMe donors with a story about a homeless veteran says she was duped by her former...

 2018-11-19 15:20 

Zacks Investment Research

Surging Earnings Estimates Signal Upside for Seaspan (SSW) Stock...

Seaspan (SSW) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions....

 2018-11-19 15:20 

Zacks Investment Research

Earnings Estimates Rising for Sally Beauty (SBH): Will It Gain?...

Sally Beauty (SBH) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions....

 2018-11-19 15:19 

WYZZ

[ Peoria-Bloomington ]

CIProud Workday 11/19...
 2018-11-19 15:15 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

WWII pilot killed in vintage airplane crash in Texas...

FREDERICKSBURG, Texas (AP) — A group that organizes vintage fighter plane rides for veterans says a passenger who was killed when a World War II-era...

 2018-11-19 15:12 

Chicago Sun-Times

Man robs TCF Bank branch in Stickney...

The robbery happened at 6:25 p.m. at the TCF Bank branch inside the Jewel-Osco store at 7122 40th St. in Stickney, according to the FBI....

 2018-11-19 15:10 

Zacks Investment Research

Why Jacobs Engineering (JEC) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again...

Jacobs Engineering (JEC) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report....

 2018-11-19 15:10 

Zacks Investment Research

Why the Earnings Surprise Streak Could Continue for Navistar (NAV)...

Navistar (NAV) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report....

 2018-11-19 15:10 

Zacks Investment Research

Will Foot Locker (FL) Beat Estimates Again in Its Next Earnings Report?...

Foot Locker (FL) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report....

 2018-11-19 15:07 

Zacks Investment Research

Hill-Rom Rides on New Products, Asia Pacific Sales Drop...

Hill Rom (HRC) sets sights on product innovation. In patient support systems, the company unveils Hill-Rom Envella Air Fluidized Therapy Bed....

 2018-11-19 15:04 

Zacks Investment Research

Will Diabetes Arm Aid Medtronic's (MDT) Q2 Earnings Again?...

Medtronic (MDT) gains traction from the U.S. launch of its Guardian Connect product. This enables the company to further capture a considerable share in the $1-billion standalone CGM market....

 2018-11-19 15:04 

Zacks Investment Research

Marriott (MAR) Strategic Efforts to Aid Long-Term Growth...

Marriott's (MAR) consistent efforts to expand its presence worldwide and capitalize on the demand for hotels in international markets are impressive....

 2018-11-19 15:00 

Chicago Tribune

Big Ten football power rankings: Northwestern leapfrogs Ohio State for No. 2...

Last week's rankings in parentheses. 1. Michigan (1): Chase Winovich (collarbone) indicated on Instagram that he won't be out long: "To those who celebrated what they thought would be my demise, I'll be back." 2. Northwestern (3): BTN ...

 2018-11-19 15:00 

Zacks Investment Research

Alphabet Halts Glucose Lens Work to Focus on Other Projects...

Alphabet's (GOOGL) healthcare unit Verily halts the glucose-measuring contact lens project in order to allocate its resources to other valuable projects....

 2018-11-19 14:59 

Zacks Investment Research

Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) Extends MLB Deal to 2028...

Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) inks a multi-year and multi-platform deal with MLB, extending its deal through 2028....

 2018-11-19 14:59 

Zacks Investment Research

Visa (V) Invests in BillDesk to Expand Footprint in India...

Visa (V) invests in BillDesk to solidify its presence in the Indian digital payment market....

 2018-11-19 14:57 

Zacks Investment Research

5 Reasons to Add CONSOL Coal Resources to Your Portfolio...

CONSOL Coal Resources (CCR) continues to gain traction from higher coal output coupled with a strong asset base....

 2018-11-19 14:56 

Chicago Sun-Times

'Build the wall' toy says Trump's wall would protect against 'mob' of migrants...

The packaging shows a cartoon figure behind the wall wearing sombrero and holding maracas....

 2018-11-19 14:55 

CBS Chicago

Escaped Prisoner Hit By Car, Seriously Injured In South Deering...

A man was hit by a car Monday morning, after escaping from police custody on the Far South Side....

 2018-11-19 14:55 

Zacks Investment Research

Company News For Nov 19, 2018...

WSM,PCG,BAC,SONO,MATW...

 2018-11-19 14:53 

Zacks Investment Research

Agilent (A) Hikes Quarterly Dividend, Rewards Shareholders...

Agilent (A) hikes dividend to 16.4 cents per share in a bid to reward its shareholders....

 2018-11-19 14:52 

CBS Chicago

Redskins QB Alex Smith Suffers Nearly Same Injury As Joe Theismann Exactly 33 Years Later...

The Redskins quarterback's gruesome leg injury on Sunday was eerily reminiscent of the injury Theismann suffered on the same day over three decades ago....

 2018-11-19 14:51 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Man imprisoned for neglect of wife's disabled daughter...

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man whose wife's intellectually disabled daughter was always locked in a bedroom has been given 10 years in prison. The...

 2018-11-19 14:50 

Chicago Tribune

Nazareth parent accused of wearing referee uniform, swaying IHSA football playoff game against Simeon...

The father of a football player is accused of influencing the outcome of a recent game in favor of Nazareth Academy and is at the center of a lawsuit filed by groups associated with Simeon Career Academy against the Illinois High School Association. The S...

 2018-11-19 14:50 

Zacks Investment Research

Burlington Stores (BURL) Q3 Earnings: Is a Beat in Store?...

Burlington Stores's (BURL) increased vendor counts, technological advancements and improved marketing approach bode well for the company....

 2018-11-19 14:49 

Zacks Investment Research

AstraZeneca's Imfinzi Fails in Lung Cancer Study, Stock Down...

AstraZeneca (AZN) announced that Imfinzi as a monotherapy or in combination with tremelimumab failed to improve overall survival in first-line NSCLC. The combination had also failed to improve progression free survival last year....

 2018-11-19 14:48 

Zacks Investment Research

Archer Daniels Rises 21% in a Year: Will the Rally Continue?...

Archer Daniels' (ADM) initiatives, including portfolio management, cost savings and Readiness program to drive growth are encouraging....

 2018-11-19 14:47 

CBS Chicago

What Are This Year's Hottest Holiday Toys?...

Christmas is just a few weeks away, so what do kids want to find under the tree this year?...

 2018-11-19 14:46 

Zacks Investment Research

ExxonMobil Receives Warning From Turkey Before Thanksgiving...

ExxonMobil (XOM) gets another warning from the Turkish government for its activities offshore Cyprus....

 2018-11-19 14:45 

Zacks Investment Research

Stock Market News For Nov 19, 2018...

Markets closed mostly higher on Friday as President Donald Trump's comments renewed hopes that trade disputes with China would be resolved in the near term....

 2018-11-19 14:45 

Zacks Investment Research

Is Amgen (AMGN) a Great Stock for Value Investors?...

Let's see if Amgen (AMGN) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles....

 2018-11-19 14:45 

Zacks Investment Research

Raytheon (RTN) Wins $34M Navy Deal to Support CEC Program...

CEC is a core solution within Raytheon's (RTN) extensive portfolio of comprehensive, integrated mission capabilities that enables any naval ship to detect, control and engage any threat,...

 2018-11-19 14:43 

Zacks Investment Research

Williams-Sonoma Partners Reliance to Open 1st Store in India...

Williams-Sonoma (WSM), in partnership with Reliance, is set to expand its global presence through the launch of its first store in India by 2020....

 2018-11-19 14:43 

Zacks Investment Research

Amgen's Blincyto Gets Positive CHMP Opinion for Line Extension...

Amgen's (AMGN) leukemia drug, Blincyto receives positive CHMP opinion for label expansion to include minimal residual disease....

 2018-11-19 14:42 

Zacks Investment Research

Ecopetrol (EC) Earnings Miss Estimates in Q3, Improve Y/Y...

The increase in liquid price realizations and oil equivalent production supports third-quarter results. The surge in operation & projects expenses, however, hurt profits....

 2018-11-19 14:41 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street...

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street led by...

 2018-11-19 14:40 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Drury wrestler shot, wounded in hunting accident...

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Freshman Drury University wrestler Donovan Benetti has been shot in the abdomen in a hunting accident. University athletics...

 2018-11-19 14:40 

Zacks Investment Research

Is Allergan (AGN) a Great Stock for Value Investors?...

Let's see if Allergan (AGN) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles....

 2018-11-19 14:40 

Zacks Investment Research

Alaska Air Group Traffic Rises in October, Load Factor Flat...

Rising demand for air travel strengthens Alaska Air Group's (ALK) October traffic. However, with traffic growth proportional to capacity expansion, load factor remains flat....

 2018-11-19 14:38 

Zacks Investment Research

Microsoft to Buy XOXCO, Expand Conversational AI Portfolio...

Microsoft's (MSFT) focus on making the utilization of AI easy and available for enterprises is in sync with XOXCO acquisition announcement....

 2018-11-19 14:35 

Zacks Investment Research

Is Akorn (AKRX) Stock a Suitable Pick for Value Investors?...

Let's see if Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now, or if investors subscribing to this methodology should look elsewhere for top picks....

 2018-11-19 14:35 

Zacks Investment Research

Drug Pricing Resurfaces, Pfizer to Raise Cost of 41 Drugs...

Per a Wall Street report, Pfizer (PFE) plans to increase the list prices of its 41 prescription drugs in 2019....

 2018-11-19 14:35 

Zacks Investment Research

4 Reasons to Add Consolidated Water (CWCO) to Your Portfolio...

Consolidated Water (CWCO) constitutes a solid pick from the water utility space, courtesy of four factors....

 2018-11-19 14:33 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Sammy Sosa named in lawsuit over holiday rental...

An Aspen company has sued former Chicago Cubs slugger Sammy Sosa, alleging his company backed out of a contract to rent a house in the ski resort town for $9,500 a day last winter....

 2018-11-19 14:31 

CBS Chicago

Scammers Target PayPal Users With Bogus Emails; 'It Just Blows My Mind That Everything Was Fake'...

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