Tuesday March 28-th, 2017

Sumner Redstone's National Amusements opposes Viacom's planned sale of Paramount stake Sumner Redstone's National Amusements opposes Viacom's planned sale of Paramount stake

Chinese companies are increasingly staking their claim on Hollywood, with Dalian Wanda Group Co. closer to its goal of becoming one of the world's dominant entertainment companies following reports it is in talks to buy a minority stake in the Paramo...

Jordan Rodgers hints brother Aaron has strained relationship with entire family

He finally got his first one-on-one date of the season and he was so excited about it. The two went to a ranch and learned how to be gauchos, and there was some super awkward footage of them cuddling with horses. Chase and James were devastated, r...

Line's booming IPO offers a message about messaging apps Line's booming IPO offers a message about messaging apps

With its offering, LINE was able to raise more than $1.3 billion between its offering on the NYSE and its offering in Japan on the Tokyo stock market. A year ago, Siobhan Stollznow would have scoffed at the idea of using cartoon characters instead ...

Messaging app Line soars 40% in NYSE debut Messaging app Line soars 40% in NYSE debut

About 35 million news share in total start trading in NY on Thursday and Tokyo on Friday at 3,300 yen ($32) apiece. As of now, Line has about 218 million users, with dominant positions in Japan, Indonesia, Taiwan and Thailand. What has set Lin...

Tesla investors show concerns over the company's missed Q2 targets

However, what many people didn't know was that Tesla was aware of the "shortly" after it happened. Tesla CEO Elon Musk is chairman of SolarCity , which has Musk's cousin Lyndon Rive as its CEO. Wall Street traders did not care much then, tradi...

Pokémon Go players arrested for hopping zoo fence to catch 'em all Pokémon Go players arrested for hopping zoo fence to catch 'em all

Joe Heffernan, a public information officer with the Toledo police told Inside Edition. "There are almost 500 Poke stops in & around the Zoo", they wrote on Facebook . Just days after the app's release, Bartholomy wrote on post on Facebook, in whi...

May appoints 2 women to Cabinet posts May appoints 2 women to Cabinet posts

Ms Greening replaces Nicky Morgan, whose own appointment previous year was widely criticised due to her having voted against the same-sex marriage legislation. Leading HIV charity Terrence Higgins Trust commented that they looked forward to working...

New UK Chancellor Hammond says Brexit vote had 'chilling effect' on mkts New UK Chancellor Hammond says Brexit vote had 'chilling effect' on mkts

When pressed on when Britain would trigger the formal divorce procedure, Mr Hammond said: "That's a decision that we haven't made yet". NEW prime minister Theresa May has made Philip Hammond chancellor in place of George Osborne . "I know you are ...

Baidu Considered Bid For Paramount Studio Stake Baidu Considered Bid For Paramount Studio Stake

Such a deal could also hurt a potential "larger transaction involving all of Viacom ", the company said. Alan Gould of Brean Capital says, if Viacom can negotiate a deal of $4 billion and used even half of the amount to buy back shares, the move...

Kashmir unrest: Curfew imposed, mobile connection off as normal life is disrupted Kashmir unrest: Curfew imposed, mobile connection off as normal life is disrupted

Normal life has remained paralysed since Saturday in Kashmir on account of separatist sponsored-strike and curfew-like restrictions imposed by authorities. About 4,000 paramilitary personnel and two fully equipped infantry battalions of Army have b...

Pokemon Go takes world by storm, earns $1.6m daily Pokemon Go takes world by storm, earns $1.6m daily

The app, developed by Niantic Labs, sees players walk around real-life neighbourhoods to hunt down virtual Pokemon characters on their smartphone screens and capture them. Nintendo owns a 32% stake in The Pokemon Company, the Tokyo-based company...

Pokemon Go user retention rates more than double industry average Pokemon Go user retention rates more than double industry average

As of yesterday, Pokémon Go attracted just under 21 million daily active users in the United States, SurveyMonkey reported. Within 24 hours, the widely popular game reached number 1 on App Store beating out indie hit Slither.io and Supercell's ...

Azerbaijan's political parties comment on Turkey coup attempt

The Turkish capital of Ankara saw chaos as well, with low-flying jets over the city and helicopter gunships opening fire upon it. "Tanks on the streets and attacks from the air against their own people are against the law", she said. The text messa...

EU Parliament President Martin Schulz criticizes Britain's Theresa May

Johnson, London's popular former mayor, helped the "leave" campaign win last month's referendum. Chris Grayling, who ran May's leadership campaign, has also won a cabinet role as Secretary of State for Transport. Boris Johnson , another prominent...

UK Labour's Owen Smith to stand as leader

His confirmation comes after intense speculation of a leadership bid. But shadow chancellor John McDonnell insisted that he expected an "amicable" contest which would focus on policies. The majority of Britons do not want a second referendum on Eur...

Islamic State claims Nice truck attack

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, asked on Friday if he could confirm the attacker's motives were linked to jihadism, said: "No...." The man, Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel, was killed by police. He had been detained twice in the past year, o...

GOP's platform veering right ahead of convention GOP's platform veering right ahead of convention

The New York Times reports Trump will likely end up running with a Republican platform that restricts the bathrooms that can be used by transgender people. There were a few libertarian-leaning voices on the committee, and they tended to appear y...

Pokemon Go: How does weather affect which characters you can collect? Pokemon Go: How does weather affect which characters you can collect?

Staring at their phone screens, they search for virtual Pokemon characters that appear to pop up at office spaces, restaurants, museums and other places. Once a player has enough Pokemon of a high enough level they can challenge the gym and ultim...

Japanese messaging app Line soars in largest tech IPO of the year

As the world's seventh-largest mobile messenger provider, it boasts 218 million active users a month, mostly Asians. The shares first traded in the Tokyo Stock Exchange at JPY 4,900, or 48.5 percent above their IPO price of JPY 3,300, helped by...

US crude inventories fall 2.5 MMBbl US crude inventories fall 2.5 MMBbl

U.S. crude oil prices rose nearly 2% to $45.68 during Thursday's trading, while Brent crude soared by almost 94 cents to $47.20 a barrel. Brent for September settlement increased $1.11, or 2.4%, to $47.37 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Eu...

Indians evacuated from South Sudan arrive at Palam Airport

But even as they were thankful for their timely evacuation, many of them said they would like to return to the African country once the situation eases there as they had good opportunities to earn money. There are over 300 people who did not wish to ...

Tesla Fights to Get Cars to Market

Broken down further, Tesla shipped 9,745 Model S and 4,625 Model X cars for the quarter. Despite having missed several targets related to vehicle production and delivery, Tesla is projecting even higher numbers for the second half of the ...

'Bachelorette' recap: Jordan Rodgers spills about Aaron

Meanwhile, speculation about the breakup of JoJo and Jordan also looms if it is true that the former will be picking the latter over Hayes. And, they gave it rave reviews. And Jordan as well . But in the comfort of their private date, Jorda...

Herbalife Stock Jumps After $200 Million FTC Settlement

Herbalife executives had told investors in a conference call in May that they were close to a deal with the FTC that would cost an estimated $200 million. The settlements also "underscore our confidence in our ability to move forward successfully, o...

Line surges in its trading debut

Line posted a revenue of 120.4 billion yen in 2015, or $1. 1 billion , up from 86.7 billion yen in 2014 and 39.6 billion yen in 2013. Line priced its shares at the high end of its planned range, which usually is a sign that there is significant i...

Herbalife To Pay $200 Million To Settle With FTC Herbalife To Pay $200 Million To Settle With FTC

Madigan alleged that Herbalife's current business model involved luring members with promises of lavish rewards for selling the company's products, when in fact, the majority of incentives were given to people who recruited others to sell the com...

Japanese Messaging App Line Raises $1 Billion Japanese Messaging App Line Raises $1 Billion

Line is the market leader in a number of Asian countries. It's being described as Japan's biggest tech IPO of the year but in fact it could have been significantly bigger. Revenue sources include advertising and stickers, as well as more recent o...

Infosys downgrades guidance for current fiscal; share price drops by 10% Infosys downgrades guidance for current fiscal; share price drops by 10%

Infosys' guidance suggests the company will perform in line with industry - Nasscom had put out a forecast of 10-12% for FY17. The company shares plunged 8.07 per cent at Rs1,080.90 in the late morning trade on the BSE. " Infosys posted numbers l...

Pokemon GO has become the biggest mobile game in USA history

It's the moment we've all been waiting for (well maybe just kids and grown-ups with a hankering for some nostalgia) - Pokemon Go has been officially launched in the UK. " You could end more than just your game", they said . Similar Web reporte...

Bank of Canada issues economic outlook, benchmark interest rate unchanged Bank of Canada issues economic outlook, benchmark interest rate unchanged

Growth this year will 1.3 percent, down from the bank's April forecast of 1.7 percent, with the contribution from exports dropping to 0.3 percentage point from 1.1 points, the policy makers said. Consumer spending will also get a boost from the Can...

'Chardonnay Go:' Pokémon Go for moms goes viral 'Chardonnay Go:' Pokémon Go for moms goes viral

Not everyone is a fan of Pokemon Go . Dena also has an off-Broadway show under the name One Funny Mother . "And the best thing about this app is that it's free ". Blizzard then bursts out her front door in search of the glasses, exclaiming tha...

Ailes Legal Team Wants to Move Harassment Suit to NY Ailes Legal Team Wants to Move Harassment Suit to NY

The court in Manhattan is the proper place to compel arbitration because (1) Carlson worked at Fox News in New York City, (2) her employment agreement requires arbitration in New York City, (3) she has based her claims exclusively on New York City la...

Priyanka Chopra To Doppelganger: This Is Uncanny Priyanka Chopra To Doppelganger: This Is Uncanny

Priyanka Chopra's Hollywood debut Baywatch will release in May 2017. "I have been writing a lot and I am producing films, I like to evolve in different directions", she added. " Suits " chronicles the life of talented college dropout Mike Ross (Pa...

Inside JoJo's Bachelorette Vineyard Date with Jordan Rodgers

During some one-on-one time with JoJo (the bachelorette), Jordan explained that if she chooses to go home with him to meet his family next week she'll be introduced to his parents and his oldest brother Luke . We are down to the final four men o...

'The Bachelorette' Episode 7 Recap: When "I Love You" Goes Wrong

On Monday's episode of " The Bachelorette ", Jordan revealed why he now isn't speaking to his brother Aaron Rodgers. Jordan added that he didn't even tell Aaron that he was joining " The Bachelorette " to find love. Jordan's bold statement to...

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