Tuesday November 21-st, 2017

AT&T CEO says open to litigation on Time Warner deal AT&T CEO says open to litigation on Time Warner deal

Justice Department sources told The Hill and other outlets earlier this week that AT&T had offered to sell CNN from the combined company to get the merger approved by regulators. The Trump Administration's relationship with the media and particular...

Compensation for broadband users Compensation for broadband users

Ofcom says mobile customers aren't covered by the new automatic compensation scheme as they are less likely to lose service for more than 24 hours, and now receive more compensation than broadband and landline customers. While the new broadband compe...

British industrial output jumps in September British industrial output jumps in September

United Kingdom industrial production is increasing more than expected and the trade deficit is narrowing, a deluge of official figures showed on Friday, with manufacturing activity continues to grow but the construction sector entered a technical rec...

IPO gains lift SBI net manifold to `1840 cr IPO gains lift SBI net manifold to `1840 cr

To set aside enough buffers against the expected bad loans, SBI's provisions increased 87 percent over the previous three months to Rs 18,418 crore in the quarter ended September. The lender reported fresh addition to gross non-performing assets of R...

Self-Driving Bus Crashes Within Two Hours of Launch in Las Vegas Self-Driving Bus Crashes Within Two Hours of Launch in Las Vegas

Two hours after the launch, the bus was involved in a crash with a truck. Unfortunately, it's apparently unable to pull off more complicated maneuvers to dodge delivery truck drivers who can't check their mirrors. "As the driver was swinging the trai...

Alibaba Breaks 'Singles Day' Record With $18b in Sales Alibaba Breaks 'Singles Day' Record With $18b in Sales

The date was chosen because 11-11 resembles four "bare sticks", the Chinese term for bachelor. The site generated total sales of $11.9 billion in the first two hours. Even when putting together all the biggest US shopping holidays, Black Friday, Tha...

Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign, annual toy drive kick off Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign, annual toy drive kick off

More than a century after the Salvation Army started Christmas fundraising drives with kettles in public places, the charity's Tulsa branch kicked off its 2017 Christmas Red Kettle drive Friday with a new twist: credit card donations. "We have also m...

Luton could become centre for PSA group's van growth plans

Opel has confirmed its keen interest in joining the fray in Brazil and China. Vauxhall is launching an electric version of its Corsa hatchback as part of the company's drive to return to profit by 2020. PSA Group, the French owner of brands Peug...

The Walt Disney Company (DIS)- Prime Gamechangers Stocks For The Day

Barton Investment Management now owns 7,732 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $876,000 after purchasing an additional 20 shares during the last quarter. DIS has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Heading into the...

TripAdvisor Adds Badges to Warn of Safety Concerns TripAdvisor Adds Badges to Warn of Safety Concerns

Badges are meant to label health, discrimination, and safety issues, not just sexual assault, but were used as an option after TripAdvisor removed some reviews that detailed assaults at hotels because they violated family friendly policies or other g...

Uber contracts with NASA to develop technology for flying taxis Uber contracts with NASA to develop technology for flying taxis

In an interview with Bloomberg , Uber Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden said that testing for the program, called UberAir, would begin in 2020, with short flights of around 25 miles. But some experts don't think Uber is being overly ambitious....

Target reveals Thanksgiving, Black Friday plans and deals Target reveals Thanksgiving, Black Friday plans and deals

One trend is that the race for the bottom when it comes to laptop deals is $99 - and only Best Buy has gone that far. Electronics specials include a Samsung Chromebook 3 for $119 and an iPad 5th Gen 32GB for $249. Thanksgiving Day through 11 p.m. B...

Sensex sinks 360 points as Saudi purge stokes inflation fears

Market breadth was in the favour of gainers, with about 2 stocks advancing to every 1 stock that declined. Indian shares rose on Thursday with the BSE benchmark index Sensex rising 245 points to 33,463.80 and the NSE Nifty gaining 65 points t...

Former RBI Gov Raghuram Rajan Not Interested In AAP Rajya Sabha Nomination

AAP leader Ashish Khetan confirmed that Mr Kejriwal's is looking forward to bring Raghuram Rajan in Rajya Sabha under AAP banner. Mr Rajan is now a professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. In June this year, he almost quit...

China's goods trade volume up 15.9 pct in Jan-Oct China's goods trade volume up 15.9 pct in Jan-Oct

China's trade surplus with the USA was US$222.98bn in the first 10 months of the year, the customs department added. Imports increased 15.9% from a year ago to 994 billion yuan, softening from September's pace of over 19%. But momentum has started ...

Comcast's Internet Service Reportedly Suffers Nationwide Outage Comcast's Internet Service Reportedly Suffers Nationwide Outage

Monday. According to DownDetector , which tracks internet outages, Comcast customers are experiencing connectivity issues in "Mountain View, Denver, Portland, Chicago, Seattle, New York, San Francisco, Houston, Minneapolis, and Boston". "If some o...

Veterans Day special deals, freebies Veterans Day special deals, freebies

Military ID or proof of services required. Veterans and active-duty personnel will be able to order a free meal from a limited menu. Branded One CrossFit is proving free memberships to service members with disabilities. Also, non-veterans who get...

Snap reveals Tencent takes 12% stake as earnings disappoint Snap reveals Tencent takes 12% stake as earnings disappoint

Snap also had to write off about $39 million (£29 million) in unsold Spectacles , its camera-equipped glasses that let users take photos and videos without firing up the mobile app from a phone. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.59, f...

Tesla can't ramp up Model 3 production until 2018 Tesla can't ramp up Model 3 production until 2018

Rating what he himself has described as " production hell " on a scale of one to nine, where "level nine is the worst", Musk admitted that he'd struggled to persevere through the difficulties. However, according to a class-action lawsuit , tho...

Reveal Explains Revelations From The Paradise Papers Reveal Explains Revelations From The Paradise Papers

Although it was aimed at Double Irish structures, the potential rule change would ban all Irish companies from claiming tax residency in a tax haven. Tech giant Apple moved offshore funds to the Channel Islands after a crackdown on tax laws in Ir...

NI 'worst part of United Kingdom for poverty wages' NI 'worst part of United Kingdom for poverty wages'

Councillor Susan Brown, Deputy Leader of Oxford City Council and Board Member for Customer and Corporate Services , said: "We are proud to announce the new Oxford Living Wage, and the City Council commits to continuing to pay all staff, agency worker...

Qualcomm poised for fight with Broadcom

However, according to the FT , Qualcomm is set to reject the deal, raising the prospect of a fight for the future of the company. Any deal between Broadcom and Qualcomm would have to be approved by Antitrust officials, who are still consider...

AMD Delivers Semi-Custom Graphics Chip For New Intel Processor AMD Delivers Semi-Custom Graphics Chip For New Intel Processor

In a move that seems odd considering the competitive nature of rivals, chip maker Intel has partnered with AMD to create a chip using Intel's 8th generation H-series mobile Core chip and Radeon graphics. With personal computers seeing lacklus...

Qatar Airways buys 9.6 percent stake in Cathay Pacific

Despite the troubles Cathay has experienced, CEO of Qatar Airways Akbar al-Baker called it one of the strongest air carriers in the world, with huge potential over the long term. Cathay Pacific chief executive Rupert Hogg said as members of the One...

Bank of America (BAC) Stock Hold Rating Kept at Robert W

The institutional investor held 116,648 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $4.91 million, down from 126,748 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Baird. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earning...

Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge

The country added 88,700 full-time jobs in October, and 200,700 over the past two months. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast 15,000 extra jobs and predicted the unemployment rate would stay at 6.2 percent. Saskatchewan continues to move the di...

NCC Group PLC (NCC) Price Target Raised to GBX 275 NCC Group PLC (NCC) Price Target Raised to GBX 275

Peel Hunt now has GBX 550 ($7.26) price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of GBX 500 ($6.60). This rating was shown in a report on 2 November. Baidu had 55 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Shor...

Bank of England raises interest rates: What the City is saying Bank of England raises interest rates: What the City is saying

Because this won't be the last rate hike. But the move has major significance in economic terms. Bank governor Mark Carney said: "With unemployment at a 42-year low, inflation running above target and growth just above its new , lower speed limi...

World Sandwich Day to Stop Hunger

McAlister's - The McAlister's Club sandwich is selling for $4 as a dine-in only deal . This list will be updated as we find more deals . Arby's is offering free sandwiches to anyone who subscribes to the company's email newsletter and buys...

National Australia Bank to Cut 4000 Jobs in Savings Drive

Some 2,000 new jobs will be created. NAB also announced changes to its executive leadership team, with Managing Director and CEO of Bank of New Zealand being appointed Chief Customer Officer of Business and Private Banking, replacing Angela Mentis ...

Whole Foods hiring 6000 employees at 'on-the-spot' November 2 event Whole Foods hiring 6000 employees at 'on-the-spot' November 2 event

All local stores are involved in the recruitment effort, which the company calls " National Hiring Day ". Whole Foods Market employees are offered competitive pay, full- and part-time benefits, flexible scheduling, and a 20 percent in-store discoun...

Strangers caught having sex on flight Strangers caught having sex on flight

The pair, who had only met during the flight, were flying from Los Angeles to Detroit when they allegedly engaged in the lewd act. According to officials, the two only met on board the aircraft and were traveling to Detroit to catch different c...

[ALERT] Unemployment in SA remains at 27.7% [ALERT] Unemployment in SA remains at 27.7%

Economists had expected the rate to drop to 4.7 percent. However, youth unemployment rate registered a decline of 0.6 of a percentage point quarter-to-quarter. The largest decline in the unemployment rate was recorded in Free State (down by 2.6 perce...

German police arrest Syrian suspected of planning bomb attack German police arrest Syrian suspected of planning bomb attack

The counter-terrorism prosecution said that the suspect had planned an extremist-driven attack in Germany with very powerful explosives. Authorities say he had procured chemicals used to make the explosive TATP and other bomb-making materials usual...

Shares Trading unchanged at $18.40 (CTL) CenturyLink schedules third quarter 2017…

Rbo & Co Llc decreased Centurylink Inc (CTL ) stake by 79.85% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $0.69 and is estimated to be $1.93 for the current year with 549,609,000 shares presently outstanding.

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