Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Tata Steel shares gain almost 2% on Thyssenkrupp deal Tata Steel shares gain almost 2% on Thyssenkrupp deal

Tata Steel cleared a hurdle for the venture after a United Kingdom regulator approved a deal to solve a long-running pension standoff, which Thyssenkrupp CEO Hiesinger had said was potentially a major stumbling block to the combination. It will be Eu...

Sterling jumps after United Kingdom retail sales' surge Sterling jumps after United Kingdom retail sales' surge

Central banks in major economies have begun or are considering monetary tightening. The Governor of the BoE also projects a slowdown in investment that is likely to affect productivity. BoE Carney Reigns in Rate Hike Excitement for GBPBoE Carney re...

U.S. crude posts 5.1% weekly gain to settle at $49.89 U.S. crude posts 5.1% weekly gain to settle at $49.89

Despite that advance, Wednesday was the first settlement above the key psychological barrier of $US50 since July 31 as booming output from American shale fields countered output cuts by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies...

Walgreens gets regulator's nod to buy Rite Aid stores Walgreens gets regulator's nod to buy Rite Aid stores

This purchase agreement has now been amended and restated. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc ". Walgreens is paying $2.27 million for each of the 1,932 stores, which includes three distribution centers and related inv...

Auckland flights cancelled due to jet fuel shortage Auckland flights cancelled due to jet fuel shortage

Collins said most flights from Auckland Airport were going ahead, but some airlines had reduced schedules for the next week due to the jet fuel shortage. The supply cut followed a leak in a pipeline owned by New Zealand Refining Co Ltd. While mot...

John McAfee to JPMorgan CEO: Bitcoin Is 'Certainly Not a Fraud' John McAfee to JPMorgan CEO: Bitcoin Is 'Certainly Not a Fraud'

THE RISE of bitcoin "will eventually blow up", according to the boss of JP Morgan . "Jamie Dimon doesn't have the strongest track record when it comes to looking over the hill and generally you can't teach old dog new tricks", Charles Hayter, the ...

More Than 45000 People Watched Memphis Tigers Football Game Vs UCLA Saturday More Than 45000 People Watched Memphis Tigers Football Game Vs UCLA Saturday

Memphis scored an entertaining 48-45 victory over No. 25 UCLA on Saturday afternoon at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis , Tennessee. In a game that featured two prolific quarterbacks, 1,193 yards of offense, almost 100 points and 12 tou...

Nike's 'NBA Connected' jerseys tap into the game with NFC tags Nike's 'NBA Connected' jerseys tap into the game with NFC tags

The new uniforms will be worn for the first time on November 24, when the team takes on the Charlotte Hornets in Cleveland. The "Statement" jersey is inspired by each squad's decision to " make bold statements " with their designs. However, one of ...

Google Knows You Hate Chrome Autoplay Videos Google Knows You Hate Chrome Autoplay Videos

But the change for users and especially, for the sites and the advertisers, will actually take place in October 2017: the function " mute " will be integrated in the stable version of Chrome 63 expected just for this date and will therefore be dep...

Cone Midstream Partners LP (CNNX) Share Activity Climbing in Session Cone Midstream Partners LP (CNNX) Share Activity Climbing in Session

Rice Midstream Partners LP Comm's P/E ratio is 14.94 and the market value is 2.16B. Price T Rowe Assoc Incorporated Md accumulated 0% or 16,800 shares. Robinson Capital Management Llc holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Midpoint Holdings Ltd for 25,605...

New Zealand MP admits teaching Chinese spies New Zealand MP admits teaching Chinese spies

National leader Bill English says he was aware early into Dr Yang's political career, which began when he was elected as a list MP in 2011. "He's functioned appropriately as a member of parliament and there hasn't been a question about his loyalty ...

Oil prices climb after IEA report Oil prices climb after IEA report

Gasoline stockpiles fell 8.4 million barrels for the week, the EIA said - the largest fall on record and due to the impact of Harvey on Gulf Coast refineries. For months, the oil cartel OPEC has anxious about what it should be doing as its plan to re...

Watch the many explosions that led to SpaceX's successful rocket landings Watch the many explosions that led to SpaceX's successful rocket landings

There were some spectacular failures along the way, and SpaceX founder Elon Musk isn't afraid to relive the lows in a fascinating blooper-reel video . But since the hard work of the team resulted in success, Musk will surely be proud to share ...

Target Plans to Add Over 40% More Jobs This Holiday Season Target Plans to Add Over 40% More Jobs This Holiday Season

This is a 42.9% increase year over year. Nationwide, Target plans to hire 100,000 workers for the holiday season at its 1,816 stores plus another 4,500 at the company's distribution and fulfillment centers. The events will help fill the 100,000 hol...

Supreme Court issues temporary refugee ban order Supreme Court issues temporary refugee ban order

The administration also decided that only refugees who have a personal relationship with a USA citizen or organization should be allowed to enter. What constitutes as a "bona fide relationship" has since become a topic of debate . In response, t...

Cruz blames staffer for porn video 'like' on Twitter account Cruz blames staffer for porn video 'like' on Twitter account

Instead, Cruz claims it was one of his aides who inadvertently liked the post. Now Ted Cruz watching porn wouldn't be a big deal if it wasn't for the hypocrisy. Another said, "Don't let the Ted Cruz porn story distract you from the fact...

Marist in Top 10 of US News & World Report's 2018 Marist in Top 10 of US News & World Report's 2018 "Best Colleges"

News & World Report's "Best Online Education Programs" for 2017. Catawba was one of 324 colleges in U.S. News Regional Colleges category, ranked according to geographic region: North, South, Midwest, and West. Each ranking focuses on academic quali...

China mulls ban on gasoline and diesel cars China mulls ban on gasoline and diesel cars

China is preparing to put the brakes on gasoline and diesel cars. More than a dozen cities, including sprawling Beijing and Shanghai, have already taken steps to encourage sales of electrified vehicles. Jochem Heizmann, CEO of Volkswagen China ...

Google appeals $2.9 billion European Union antitrust fine Google appeals $2.9 billion European Union antitrust fine

Google has appealed a record $2.7 billion fine from the European Union over its comparative shopping service, the EU Court of Justice announced Monday. Intel Corp. waited eight years for a ruling on its legal challenge to a 2009 fine only to be told ...

Major Airlines Are Helping Get People Safely Out Of Irma's Way Major Airlines Are Helping Get People Safely Out Of Irma's Way

In the early hours of Sunday morning, local time, the storm passed over Varadero, the main tourist resort in Cuba. American accounts for 38% of the flying in the Miami-Ft. American, United and Delta all said Thursday that they were adding...

Tesla Opens Supercharger Centers in Chicago, Boston Tesla Opens Supercharger Centers in Chicago, Boston

Pricing is unchanged from the company's existing Supercharger network. Tesla has acknowledged that Supercharger stations are in short supply for their customers and has announced plans to bring more stations to inner-city locations. The pricing will ...

Bitcoin exchanges in China await clarification of shutdown talk Bitcoin exchanges in China await clarification of shutdown talk

Notably, the ban has yet to be officially announced in China , according to the Wall Street Journal . It is still unsure whether the report of Caixin on the ban on bitcoin exchanges is accurate and if the Chinese government is considering impos...

GDP Growth Rate Slumped To 5.7% Due To 'Technical Reasons': Amit Shah GDP Growth Rate Slumped To 5.7% Due To 'Technical Reasons': Amit Shah

Shah said that Modi-led government, on the other hand, has upheld the federal structure of governance, and added that government's "Pragati Programme" was testament to it. The flogging incident was very unfortunate. "Una was a condemnable and our gov...

Federal Bureau of Investigation tipped in Uber probe over defunct Lyft spying program Federal Bureau of Investigation tipped in Uber probe over defunct Lyft spying program

Lyft is Uber's primary ride-hailing competition but has seen far less negative news. The company used it between 2014 and 2016. The probe is being led by the FBI's NY office in conjunction with the Manhattan US attorney's office, the latter of...

UC Sues Department of Homeland Security Over DACA Repeal UC Sues Department of Homeland Security Over DACA Repeal

Although no other universities have yet joined UC's suit , the leaders of CSU, California Community Colleges and the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities joined Napolitano in sending protest letters to Congress over the DA...

USA refinery activity plummets as Harvey hits Gulf Coast, DoE says

ANZ bank said on Thursday that USA crude prices should receive some support "as US refineries increase their oil demand as they recover from recent flooding". Gasoline refineries were interrupted along the Texas coast, denting demand for crude oil...

You're drinking plastic fibers nearly every time you sip tap water You're drinking plastic fibers nearly every time you sip tap water

Overall, 83% of the samples were contaminated with plastic fibres. In the city of Beirut, Lebanon, where the water supply is drawn entirely from natural springs, 94% of the samples collected by the team were contaminated. They were also found in bo...

Ryanair cuts cabin baggage allowance in 'fight against delays' Ryanair cuts cabin baggage allowance in 'fight against delays'

The airline says it's to avoid flight delays caused by people trying to find space in the overhead bins. All other (i.e. non-priority) customers will only be allowed to bring one smaller carry-on bag on board the aircraft, while their second (bigge...

Sports Direct AGM ends, result of chairman vote to come later Sports Direct AGM ends, result of chairman vote to come later

It comes after Royal London Asset Management, Standard Life Aberdeen and Hermes Investment Management joined a trio of shareholder advisory firms - Institutional Shareholder Services, PIRC, and Glass Lewis - who came out against Mr Hellawell's reap...

Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP) Traded Under Its 50 Day Average Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP) Traded Under Its 50 Day Average

SINA Corp (SINA) has risen 139.34% since September 6, 2016 and is uptrending. Checking on another technical indicator, the 14-day RSI is now sitting at 49.50, the 7-day rests at 59.30, and the 3-day is presently at 70.12 for Summit Midstream Partners...

Woman escaped handcuffs, led police on high-speed chase, video shows Woman escaped handcuffs, led police on high-speed chase, video shows

The auto chase , like a scene out of a movie, continues as police officers try to block her and place nails on the road in an attempt to blow out the tires. About 20 minutes after the chase began, Sponsler lost control of the vehicle. " We are for...

Mini John Cooper Works GP Concept revealed Mini John Cooper Works GP Concept revealed

BMW Group's design head honcho, Adrian van Hooydonk, says that the concept 'brings together the full suite of defining MINI design features and showcases them at their sportiest and most exciting'. Mini hasn't released any powertrain or performance ...

Celebs dress like Beyoncé in Formation to raise funds for Harvey relief Celebs dress like Beyoncé in Formation to raise funds for Harvey relief

Naturally, Beyonce's eldest daughter, Blue Ivy , her mother, Tina Knowles Lawson, and Jay Z's mother, Gloria Carter , participated in the photo series. Fans have been excited to see the former First Lady Of The United States in Beyonce's cl...

Facebook offers up hundreds of millions to buy music rights for videos Facebook offers up hundreds of millions to buy music rights for videos

Why is this? So that Facebook could start monetizing these videos . Most of the videos being uploaded to Facebook are by individuals (as opposed to media companies). Global music sales grew 5.9 percent in 2016, according to The International F...

Qatar opens Hamad Port to circumvent Arab sanctions Qatar opens Hamad Port to circumvent Arab sanctions

He pointed out that the port is now hosting one of the largest commercial vessels in the world, from China, carrying about 1,500 containers on board. The four Arab states have imposed an embargo on Qatar, recalling their diplomats and banning the e...

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