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Mayweather, McGregor agree to superfight

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor , two of the most popular athletes in their respective sports, have agreed to a crossover fight in the ring on August 26 in Las Vegas , Mayweather said in a tweet on Wednesday.


WPI inflation eases to 2.17%, falls for second straight month

WPI inflation eases to 2.17%, falls for second straight month

WPI inflation was 3.85 percent in April and (-) 0.9 percent in May 2016. Government data showed that prices of food articles shrank by 2.27 per cent in May on an yearly basis. It added, "The improved monsoon outlook and the upward revision in advance estimates of crop output would dampen inflation rates although the seasonal rise in price perishables, decline in reservoir levels and revision in minimum support prices would push food prices to some extent".



Trump says Scalise condition 'difficult'

Rep Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, who remain in critical condition . Separately, Republicans also met behind closed doors before leaving Washington for the week. Texas Rep. Roger Williams said one of his aides, Zack Barth, was shot but was doing well and expected to recover fully. U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said Griner was shot in the ankle and is in good condition.



Eland Oil & Gas PLC (ELA) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

Investec reissued a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 157 ($2.03) price objective on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research report on Friday. The stock has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Friday, August 28. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited owns 4,000 shares or 0.28% of their USA portfolio. Stevens Management L P holds 6,999 shares. Washington Tru Natl Bank holds 30 shares or 0% of its portfolio.


Tesco has best quarter in seven years on health, price push

Tesco has best quarter in seven years on health, price push

Shares rose 3% in early trading. While Friday's gains were spread across the market with all sectors in positive territory, European and British indices were on track to end lower for the second week in a row, weighed by fresh growth worries, valuation concerns and political uncertainty in the UK.



Blimp crashes near US Open course

Open , according to reports. Casey started eagle-birdie and finished with two birdies over the final four holes for his 66. Three others are tied for third place at five under. He never saw it coming. World number three Jason Day struggled mightily, shooting a seven-over 79 that included a birdie at the last, while Rory McIlroy carded a similarly disappointing 78 to leave him a whopping 13 shots off the lead already.