Tuesday April 24-th, 2018

Elon Musk accidentally tweeted out his cellphone number to 16 million people Elon Musk accidentally tweeted out his cellphone number to 16 million people

This is what Elon Musk looks like GettyTech billionaire Elon Musk accidentally Tweeted out his private mobile phone number to his followers - all 16 million of them. " By the Gods you've done it ", the message says, CNBC reports . None of the ...

Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside

Sales of existing single-family homes in ME are on pace to hit an all-time high in 2017, after rising at double digits in November. Lawrence Yun, NAR's chief economist, said market conditions were holding back first-time homebuyers, and the bulk of...

AT&T says GOP tax bill will mean $1000 bonuses for 200000 employees

The two announcements gave at least some support to claims by Trump and fellow Republicans that their tax bill, which cuts the corporate tax rate to 21 percent from 35 percent, would lead to more investment by US companies. "Within hours of passi...

Bombardier, Boeing dispute: Canadian firm's hope after USA hearing on tariff setting Bombardier, Boeing dispute: Canadian firm's hope after USA hearing on tariff setting

It claims the Canadian firm has benefited from "unfair" government subsidies allowing it to sell the C-Series jet at lower than cost price. However, Bombardier , which makes airplane wings in Belfast, said Boeing makes "money hand over fist" fro...

EU regulators to probe Ikea's Dutch tax deal EU regulators to probe Ikea's Dutch tax deal

The investigation relates to rulings given by the Dutch tax authorities to IKEA Systems (Systems), a Dutch subsidiary of Inter IKEA group. Inter-Ikea Holding holds the trademark rights to Ikea and, like the Ikea Group owns a foundat...

Virgin Hyperloop One raises $50M, names Richard Branson as chairman Virgin Hyperloop One raises $50M, names Richard Branson as chairman

The Los Angeles-based start-up also named investor Richard Branson chairman. Virgin Hyperloop One concurrently announced a new investment of $50 million, ahead of its official series-C fundraising, from two existing foreign investors and, as an u...

White House blames North Korea for 'Wannacry' ransomware attack White House blames North Korea for 'Wannacry' ransomware attack

Bossert said the finding was based on evidence and that it had been confirmed by other governments and private companies, including the United Kingdom and Microsoft. He implored private companies to build up their defenses against North Korea and oth...

Salvation Army surpasses match goal Salvation Army surpasses match goal

Schuetz encourages people to consider The Salvation Army in its year-end contributions for tax-deductions. "It's great that we've got such support from individuals and companies". The campaign, which began November 10 and lasts until December 23, has...

Ryanair Christmas strike may go ahead in Ireland, Italy and Portugal Ryanair Christmas strike may go ahead in Ireland, Italy and Portugal

But Impact has warned that a meeting on Wednesday would come too late to prevent a 24-hour strike that day. "We're certainly happy to meet Ryanair on Tuesday", he said. It is the first time Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has extended such an in...

Uber Used Undercover Agents, Court Letter Says Uber Used Undercover Agents, Court Letter Says

The document paints a picture of a team of employees dedicated to spying on rivals and "impeding" legal investigations into the company. Uber is facing at least five federal investigations, including at least one over a software tool called "Greyba...

Angel Tree program gifts families in Smith County Angel Tree program gifts families in Smith County

Surveillance video shows the burglar walking into the room in which Angel Tree gifts are stored and taking two bicycles. The Salvation Army is in the midst of its busiest time of year, receiving donations of food and toys from the public and distri...

Drug tycoon Barry Sherman found dead with wife Drug tycoon Barry Sherman found dead with wife

They are releasing few details at this point, saying the investigation is still in the early stages and the circumstances of their death appear suspicious and we are treating it that way. The couple were known as generous donors to Toronto Jewish org...

Today is Free Shipping Friday 2017 Today is Free Shipping Friday 2017

The complete list of all participating retailers can be viewed here. When will my Free Shipping Day order arrive? Who are some of the retailers? We're running out of days for orders to be delivered in time for Christmas morning without paying...

NLRB reverses Obama era joint-employment standard NLRB reverses Obama era joint-employment standard

The previous ruling was a boon to labor unions who would have been able to go after large corporations like McDonald's and make them pay for the bad labor practices of some of their franchise owners. As a result of the Board's holding on Thursday, ...

Hot Stock to Watch: Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

About 6.01 million shares traded. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 14.07% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) showed a growth of 18.08 Percent per annum. Df Dent And Inc ho...

More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA

The auto club released its annual forecast this week, saying MI will see a 3.4 percent increase from last year's holiday period. Nevertheless, AAA said that's not doing much to discourage holiday travel this year, with an estimated 107.3 million pe...

NJ Assemblyman To Introduce Bill Counteracting Net Neutrality NJ Assemblyman To Introduce Bill Counteracting Net Neutrality

Now people are calling for the head of the FCC's head. The page at MoveOn.org blames Pai for "ignoring millions of complaints about removing net neutrality and for impeding freedom of speech on the internet" and demands he step aside. "The Republic...

Mall Owner Westfield Is Getting a New French Owner Mall Owner Westfield Is Getting a New French Owner

The deal will not include Australian and New Zealand shopping centres carrying the Westfield brand. Westfield shares had been down 9 percent this year prior to the deal being made public, and the company has spent years lowering its retail exposure...

Bitcoin Futures Trading Opening Brings Crypto to Wall Street Bitcoin Futures Trading Opening Brings Crypto to Wall Street

Apart from the CBOE, the U.S. regulatory authority had also greenlighted trading of bitcoin futures at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, the world's largest futures exchange, which will begin offering contracts on December 18, while the Nasdaq Index w...

Alleged Airplane Smoker Threatens To 'Kill Everybody On This F**king Plane' Alleged Airplane Smoker Threatens To 'Kill Everybody On This F**king Plane'

Southwest Flight 2943 was between Portland and Sacramento when a woman, identified as 24-year-old Valerie Curbello, attempted to smoke in the airplane bathroom and tamper with the smoke detector to avoid being caught, according to airline officials.

European Union limits review of Lufthansa's Air Berlin asset purchase European Union limits review of Lufthansa's Air Berlin asset purchase

But in a statement Lufthansa said that the EU Commission "has clearly indicated that an acquisition of Niki and its integration into the Eurowings Group would now not be approved", and that "Based on this assessment, a takeover of Niki by Eurowings i...

12 special courts to try cases against politicians: Govt to Supreme Court 12 special courts to try cases against politicians: Govt to Supreme Court

Union of India & Anr. The affidavit was filed in response to the Apex Court's order on November 1, asking the government to come up with a roadmap for setting up the special courts, in response to a PIL by Delhi lawyer Ashwini Upadhyaya of the ...

Respectable hiring climate expected for Windsor area Respectable hiring climate expected for Windsor area

She added outlooks in the finance, insurance and real estate, manufacturing, and the transportation and public utilities sectors are the strongest reported in seven years or more. Mr Fischer also said the result signaled that wages pressure would s...

Income tax department conducts raids on Bitcoin exchanges Income tax department conducts raids on Bitcoin exchanges

The I-T teams visited the premises of nine such exchanges in the country involving in Delhi, Bengaluru , Hyderabad, Kochi and Gurugram, said a PTI report. While India's central bank warns citizens against investing in bitcoin, the country's central ...

Apple Confirms Face ID Is The Future Apple Confirms Face ID Is The Future

Less than a week after the US-based optoelectronic component maker Finisar said that it had bought a large semiconductor wafer fabrication facility to ramp VCSEL production , key customer Apple has revealed that it is supporting the move with ...

Bitcoin futures rocket past $18000; Asian shares buoyant Bitcoin futures rocket past $18000; Asian shares buoyant

On Thursday the digital currency reached almost $16,900 and breaking $17,000 on some exchanges then saw a big correction on Friday. Good morning. It's a red letter day for bitcoin as the cryptocurrency makes its long-anticipated debut on the world'...

SpaceX launch from Cape Canaveral delayed to no earlier than Friday SpaceX launch from Cape Canaveral delayed to no earlier than Friday

The launch plan to include a used Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule which contains NASA cargo. Capture of the automated cargo carrier by the space station's Canadian-built robotic arm is expected at 6 a.m. SpaceX announced late December 11 that wa...

Window from U.S. military chopper falls onto school grounds in Japan's Okinawa Window from U.S. military chopper falls onto school grounds in Japan's Okinawa

The object, measuring 1 meter square, fell onto the school grounds around 10:15 a.m.at a spot about 5 meters from where students were taking a physical education class. The Japanese and US governments struck an accord in 1996 on the return of land us...

Ram Setu: Bridging the gap between truth and beliefs Ram Setu: Bridging the gap between truth and beliefs

He said Ram Setu has to be respected and no damage should be done to it as billions of people have faith in it. As told in the Ramayana , a bridge of stones was made connecting India and Sri Lanka over which Lord Ram and his army travelled to Sr...

Salman Khan battles wolves in 'Tiger Zinda Hai' Salman Khan battles wolves in 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

Ali Abbas Zafar recently shared an exciting picture from the film. A source reveals that the process from the storyboard to the final shoot in the snow-capped mountains of Austria was an arduous task, given the dangers associated with the scene.

Dummy named 'Mannequin Skywalker' rides Blue Origin's spaceship test flight

This is Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket. A test flight dummy named " Mannequin Skywalker " sits in Blue Origin's crew capsule in West Texas after launching to the edge of space on December 12, 2017. There was a crash test dummy in this flight. The...

EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval

The European Commission "has clearly indicated that an acquisition of Niki and its integration into the Eurowings group would now not be approved", even with previous concessions on takeoff and landing times, Lufthansa said. Niki Lauda said he was in...

Uber refused license in York, banned in third United Kingdom city Uber refused license in York, banned in third United Kingdom city

The city's council explained its decision on Tuesday by citing recent complaints it had received about the service and a global data protection breach that has hit Uber's reputation. Neil McGonigle, general manager for Uber in York, says they will re...

Westfield Group sold to French property giant Unibail-Rodamco Westfield Group sold to French property giant Unibail-Rodamco

Unibail will acquire Westfield for $7.55 per share, a 18 percent premium over Westfield's closing price on Monday. Unibail's move dwarfs British shopping center owner Hammerson's (HMSO.L) purchase of smaller rival Intu Properties (INTUP.L) for so...

Facebook to pay taxes locally, instead of through Ireland Facebook to pay taxes locally, instead of through Ireland

The social networking giant, along with other technology firms, has faced growing criticism over the way it reports its taxes, particularly in the European Union . "We believe that moving to a local selling structure will provide more transparency t...

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