Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Here's how to get free coffee on National Coffee Day Here's how to get free coffee on National Coffee Day

Get one free hot brewed or a small iced premium coffee starting today through Sunday at participating locations . McDonald's - Free medium McCafe drink with any purchase from the McDonald's app . Free coffee location hints will be shared a...

Ryanair urged to take action by United Kingdom regulator Ryanair urged to take action by United Kingdom regulator

Customers can avail of a refund from Ryanair for a disrupted flight or can be moved to the next available Ryanair flight on the same route, or from a suitable alternative airport. Affected passengers were emailed with two options: a refund, or re...

There's Been A Surprising Twist In London's House Prices Saga There's Been A Surprising Twist In London's House Prices Saga

House prices could be affected if the Bank of England decides to raise interest rates at its November meeting, as is widely expected. Robert Gardner , Nationwide's chief economist, said: "House price growth rates across the United Kingdom have con...

Oil Prices up on Refineries Rebound Oil Prices up on Refineries Rebound

Major world oil producers have also indicated that they will stick with output cuts to limit supply. Both benchmarks are near overbought levels, based on an index of relative strength, which measures the speed and magnitude of price movements.

Delta to Offer Free In-Flight Messaging via iMessage, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger Delta to Offer Free In-Flight Messaging via iMessage, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger

About 156,198 shares traded. (DAL) traded up 1.26% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $48.32. Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q2. $1.32M worth of stock was sold by West W Gilbert on Friday, May 26. In other news, President...

Check-in systems of some airlines at Changi Airport hit by technical glitch Check-in systems of some airlines at Changi Airport hit by technical glitch

Over 100 airports worldwide and the online check-in services of some airlines are reportedly seeing difficulties. As the queues for check-in at the airports grew longer, frustrated passengers took to Twitter and posted pictures of the menace ...

Roku's stock rockets in its Nasdaq debut Roku's stock rockets in its Nasdaq debut

The IPO price is at the high end of the $12 to $14 a share range that Roku set earlier this month in its prospectus . Just before noon Eastern about 15 million shares had moved. Roku generated $199.7 million in revenue during the first half of...

Western Digital comments on arbitrations filed against Toshiba Western Digital comments on arbitrations filed against Toshiba

The remaining 2.7 trillion won will be invested in a new fund that will be set up by Bain Capital. It said SK Hynix and Bain Capital will control a combined 49.9 percent stake in Toshiba's memory chip unit. "The Japanese company needs cash to sho...

Deloitte turns to Hogan Lovells to fight cyberattack Deloitte turns to Hogan Lovells to fight cyberattack

The story first appeared in The Guardian . Deloitte says no disruption "occurred to client businesses, to Deloitte's ability to continue to serve clients, or to consumers". The account that hackers broke into didn't have two-factor verification, ...

Cannibal Couple Confesses to Eating 30 Human Beings Since 1999 Cannibal Couple Confesses to Eating 30 Human Beings Since 1999

The crimes were uncovered when a cell phone, which included images of the man posing with a dismembered female victim, was found on a street in Krasnodar earlier this month. They also reportedly found seven packs containing human body parts in th...

Target raises its hourly minimum wage Target raises its hourly minimum wage

The increase comes less than two years after Target last raised its minimum wage, to $ 10 an hour . The pay initiative is another part of Target's reinvention strategy that includes remodeling stores, growing its smaller store footprint (dubbed Cit...

AG Jeff Sessions speaks live at Georgetown Law school AG Jeff Sessions speaks live at Georgetown Law school

Sessions' speech comes days after President Donald Trump harshly criticized NFL players who took a knee during the national anthem before games in protest of police shootings of unarmed African Americans. Immediately, many groups started planning p...

World's second biggest diamond sells for $53 million World's second biggest diamond sells for $53 million

The 1,109-carat stone was named Lesedi La Rona , or " Our Light ", in Botswana's Tswana language. " Lesedi La Rona " is the second-largest rough diamond ever discovered after the Cullinan , a stone 3.106,75 carats. Tobias Kormind, managing dire...

OPEC Extends Nigeria's Crude Oil Ceiling Exemption

Meanwhile Turkey threatened to cut oil flows from Iraq's Kurdistan region in response to its referendum on independence, which Turkey does not recognise. "Now that prices are higher, the US producer should continue to press production higher". ...

Tokyo stocks up ahead of expected snap election Tokyo stocks up ahead of expected snap election

Abe will have only reinforced the impression that his time is up", wrote Tobias Harris (paywall), a fellow at the Sasakawa Peace Foundation in Washington DC. The prime minister's plan to dissolve the lower house this week would "rather conveniently...

Chinese, South Korean monitors say North Korea quake was natural, not nuclear Chinese, South Korean monitors say North Korea quake was natural, not nuclear

Imports of textiles from North Korea would also be banned immediately, the statement said . China time with a magnitude of 3.4 and a depth of zero kilometers, the China Earthquake Networks Center said in a statement. He said that "we can not deny ...

Protests Erupt, Shutting Down Obamacare Repeal Hearing Protests Erupt, Shutting Down Obamacare Repeal Hearing

Leaders are also closely watching Alaska Sen. This version would give states even more leeway to bypass the requirements of Obamacare - including those that guarantee coverage for contraception. All four states have senators who have either state...

Gas prices falling as hurricane impacts fade Gas prices falling as hurricane impacts fade

Floridians are getting a break at the gas pump as prices continue sliding after reaching three-year highs because of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The average unleaded gas price in Florida is $2.67 this morning, a nickel cheaper than a week ago.

Uber's new CEO apologizes to Londoners after citywide ban Uber's new CEO apologizes to Londoners after citywide ban

The regulatory body charged that Uber did not properly report criminal offenses and challenged how its medical certificates are obtained. The open apology comes three days after TfL made a decision to strip Uber of its operating licence, critic...

Flights delayed due to technical fault at Sydney airport Flights delayed due to technical fault at Sydney airport

At around 8.30am, the airport's Twitter account confirmed that the system issue had been resolved, yet people stranded at the airport tweeted that queues, lines, baggage-claim and service were extremely delayed. However, they were still trying to c...

Target is boosting its minimum wage Target is boosting its minimum wage

The increases will apply to the 100,000 seasonal workers employed in Target's 1,800 stores. The move comes after intense pressure over the past few years from labor groups and from some competitors who raised their minimum wage first.

Koike will not become head of new party planned by her ally Koike will not become head of new party planned by her ally

Mineyuki Fukuda, state minister of the Cabinet Office, said Sunday that he will quit the ruling Liberal Democratic Party to join a party to be created by an aide to Tokyo Gov. Nikkei Research surveyed 1,044 people aged 18 or older by phone. A la...

Trump administration announces new travel ban Trump administration announces new travel ban

The new measures could include a ban on travel to the US or restrictions on obtaining visas. The 90-day ban expires on Sunday, while the refugee ban expires on October 24. Critics have accused Trump of overstepping his authority and violating the U...

Mississippi State vs. Georgia Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction Mississippi State vs. Georgia Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

Finally, the Bulldogs found themselves on the other side of the losses they had so often suffered, with a shot to become one of the best college football teams in the nation by the end of this season. "We knew it would come eventually and it felt g...

Spanish crackdown provokes Catalans to seek independence: Pundit Spanish crackdown provokes Catalans to seek independence: Pundit

Several hundred students have spent the night inside a Barcelona university to protest the government's efforts to stop a referendum over Catalonia's secession from Spain , local media reported today. Demonstrators gathered again in Barcelona on S...

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume

On June 21, 2017 the stock rating was set at "Equal-Weight" in a report from Seaport Global down from the previous "Neutral" rating. Wall Street await Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO ) to release earnings on November, 1. Over the last three m...

Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), PTC Inc. (PTC)

The fund owned 56,045 shares of the oil and gas company's stock after selling 22,080 shares during the period. About 2.75M shares traded. It has outperformed by 34.26% the S&P500. The institutional investors in our partner's database now have: 383....

Fed to start selling bonds, keeps interest rates steady Fed to start selling bonds, keeps interest rates steady

While a September interest rate increase is not expected, investors will closely study Yellen's views on inflation. The bank's policy-making committee approved its action on a 9-0 vote after ending its latest meeting. Fed Chair Janet Yellen will ...

Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) Given Outperform Rating at Macquarie Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) Given Outperform Rating at Macquarie

Knowledge Leaders Capital LLC now owns 2,393 shares of the mining company's stock worth $101,000 after purchasing an additional 1,334 shares during the last quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now has a GBX 231 ($3.11) target price on the financial services pr...

Federal Reserve Expected to Hold US Interest Rates Steady Federal Reserve Expected to Hold US Interest Rates Steady

Benchmark 10-year notes fell 11/32 in price to yield 2.29 percent, up from 2.24 percent before the Fed's statement and the highest level since August 8. The Fed is expecting increases. At the short end of the curve, the 2-year yield is posting a da...

Tesla Developing Own Self-Driving Chip With AMD Tesla Developing Own Self-Driving Chip With AMD

The report stated that Tesla has received samples of the processor and is now running tests on it . GlobalFoundries, which fabricates chips for Advanced Micro Devices Inc, said on Thursday that Tesla had not committed to working with it ...

Fed rate hike remains uncertain after Harvey, Irma Fed rate hike remains uncertain after Harvey, Irma

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 41.79 points, or 0.2 percent, to 22,412.59. With the increase on the day, the ten-year yield extended the upward trend seen in recent sessions, reaching its highest closing level in over a month. As expected,...

Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms

Reportedly, T-Mobile and Sprint are "close to agreeing tentative terms" on the merger. Revenues would top $70 billion and, analysts said, there would be massive scope to cut costs. It remains to be seen how a merger between T-Mobile and Sprint wi...

SEC Chair Clayton's Statement on Cybersecurity: EDGAR was Hacked SEC Chair Clayton's Statement on Cybersecurity: EDGAR was Hacked

The SEC, which regulates the financial securities industry, gave few details on the hack but said the hackers may have made "illicit gain through trading", NBC News reported. The SEC said that although it patched the unspecified vulnerability in EDGA...

How geopolitics helped create the latest Rohingya crisis How geopolitics helped create the latest Rohingya crisis

On Tuesday, Britain announced it had suspended aid to Myanmar's military until the current situation was resolved. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the worldwide community to act on the crisis warning that "unless the tragedy ta...

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