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FCC's Pai cancels CES appearance after receiving death threats


This will be the first time Pai has not attended the conference in five years. An FCC spokesman declined to confirm the report, saying in an email to The Hill, "We do not comment on security measures or concerns". "The FCC just gave Big Telecom an early Christmas present, by giving Internet service providers yet another way to put corporate profits over consumers". Read More »

Last Kmart store in Colorado Springs to close this spring


Sears is closing two stores in Wisconsin, including the location on Green Bay's west side. Six years ago, the company had 3,510 stores. There are no Kmart stores in Idaho listed to close. In October, Whirlpool Corp (WHR.N), one of Sears' biggest vendors, said it would stop supplying some big name-brand appliances to the department store chain. Read More »

Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra report higher sales in December


It represents a 39.31% increase over the 3,02,008 units clocked during the corresponding period, last year. "The company had sold a total of 117,908 units in December 2016". The City sedan and the WR-V crossover continue to be the shining stars for the company in CY2017, selling 4,365 units and 3,760 units respectively in December, with the WR-V also cumulatively garnering 29,011 units in nine months since its launch earlier in the year in March. Read More »

Security Minister to Social Media: "Fight Extremism or Face Tax Penalties"


In 2017, FB gained 53.38%, versus a 21.71% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period. "That's costing millions", continues Wallace, "they can't get away with that and we should look at all options, including tax". "Mr. Wallace is wrong to say that we put profit before safety, especially in the fight against terrorism", Milner said in an emailed statement. We are committed to being part of the solution and we are doing more every day to tackle these issues. Read More »

Airtel's revised Rs 799 plan offers 98GB data


We have already stepped into 2018, but the " Reliance Jio effect" on its fellow network providers remains! In addition, Airtel has also introduced a cheaper plan of Rs. That's how Airtel ends up providing 14GB more data than Jio for the same price. Airtel is now providing a total of 98GB of 3G/ 4G data for 28 days to its prepaid subscribers. Read More »

BP to take RM6 billion hit on U.S. tax reforms


The British oil and gas company said on Tuesday the cut in US corporate income tax from 35 percent to 21 percent was expected to positively impact its USA earnings in the long run. Shell and Barclays have made similar announcements. Many Wall Street analysts reportedly consider the tax reform, which was a key campaign platform of Trump, as a long-term benefit for companies operating in America due to the reduction in the headline tax rate. Read More »

The safest year on record for air passengers


But despite the To70 data, it warns that the extraordinary year is "luck", despite the high levels of security. Dutch consultancy To70, estimated there was now one fatal accident for every 16 million flights, though its report was compiled before the Costa Rica crash. Read More »

The Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Shares Bought by ING Groep NV

Flow Traders U.S. LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Alibaba Group during the third quarter worth about $1,230,000. News stories about Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) have been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.30, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 63 investors sold F shares while 354 reduced holdings. Read More »

YouTube Star Logan Paul Sparks Outrage With Disturbing 'Dead Body' Video


In his apology, Paul claimed he has posted videos for more than 15 months which got him "caught up in the moment without fully weighing up the possible ramifications". Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner branded Paul an "idiot" and said: "I pray to God you never have to experience anything like that man did". He reiterates that this was the "most real" moment he has ever captured on film and claims the group initially meant to "focus on the haunted aspect" of Aokigahara before they even found ... Read More »

IShares CMBS (CMBS) Rises 0.12% for Dec 31

The wealth of available information has made the road a bit smoother to travel for amateur investors. As with any strategy, it is important to carefully consider risk and other market factors that might be in play when examining stock volatility levels. Read More »

Fare rises mean commuters lose 13% of salary getting to work


Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union handed out chocolates to "sweeten the bitter pill" of the price increase. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan - who has pledged to freeze all bus and tram fares and single pay-as-you-go fares on the Tube until 2020 - described the fare hikes for those heading into the capital as eye-watering. Read More »

You can now buy legal recreational marijuana In California


In Sacramento , the state's capital, at least four shops have received licenses to being selling recreational, adult-use marijuana starting Monday morning. Customers are able to buy up to an ounce, or 28 grams, of raw cannabis or its equivalent at a time. Both medical and recreational cannabis will be subject to a 15 percent state excise tax, though medical pot will be exempt from regular state sales taxes. Read More »

(AMZN) Shares Sold by RKL Wealth Management LLC

Lmm Llc increased Proshares Tr (UPRO) stake by 13,500 shares to 17,500 valued at $2.04 million in 2017Q3. Medifast, Inc. (NYSE:MED) has risen 25.81% since January 1, 2017 and is uptrending. 784 were accumulated by Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank). COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This story was first reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. Read More »

China factory activity accelerated in December: Caixin


However, the sub-index of raw material inventory stood at 48 in December, down 0.4 points from last month, indicating continuously decreasing raw material inventory in the manufacturing sector . With output, new orders and new export orders all improving, sentiment towards the 12-month business outlook rose slightly from the record-low level struck a month earlier. Read More »

Customs processing outage delays worldwide travelers


The outage lasted almost two hours and caused delays for many holiday travelers across the country, including in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and Atlanta. People in airports have reported massive lines on social media. During the outage, "alternative procedures" were used to process worldwide passengers, according to the agency. Read More »

'US Mainland in Our Nuclear Strike Range' - Kim Jong


In his New Year's Day speech on Monday, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un touted his country as a nuclear power which possesses the technology capable of striking the United States mainland. But he reiterated his demand that the South Korean government stop holding joint military exercises with the US and stop bringing in USA weapons. The North has always said it will only deal with the U.S. Read More »

Sooners, Dawgs set for Rose Bowl dogfight


The Rose Bowl, college football's first postseason game, also hosted the first-ever College Football Playoff semifinal on January 1, 2015. Michel , who had a fumble in the fourth quarter returned for a go-ahead Oklahoma touchdown, ran for 181 yards and three scores for the Bulldogs (13-1), but none bigger than the last one in the second overtime. Read More »

John Williams to compose theme for Solo


This will be the ninth Star Wars film that Williams has worked on to date. Known for his work in the Star Wars franchise, Williams spoke on his involvement with the project. This is an interesting move for Disney as the score for 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' was completed by composer Michael Giacchino entirely, though he did utilizes some cues from Williams' previous Star Wars scores. Read More »

Rohani To Address Nation As Iran's Street Protests Turn Deadly

In addition to the two deaths, which occurred in the western city of Dorud, hundreds of protesters have been arrested since Thursday. VOA said a reporter with its Persian Service had spoken to their families. But economic growth has not followed, and people are struggling to cope with the high cost of living. As a counter to the violence, separate state-sponsored rallies took place around the country to mark the end of the unrest that shook the country in 2009. Read More »

Irish minimum wage will go up by 30c on New Year's Day


The new minimum wage would result in an Irish worker taking home a gross income of €1,613.95 per month, and €1,521.57 after tax. "This would lead to some job losses for minimum-wage workers". The minimum wage rule also applies to local chains that operate at least 30 locations in NY. The voter-approved law originally required tipped employees like waiters and waitresses to make minimum wage regardless of how much they made in tips. Read More »

IAG to acquire Niki for €20 million


In a statement, IAG CEO Willie Walsh commented: "Niki was the most financially viable part of Air Berlin and its focus on leisure travel means it's a great fit with Vueling". It will found a new Austria-based subsidiary of budget airline Vueling, taking on up to 15 Airbus A320 jets. Niki was "technically" bankrupt just over two weeks ago after the European Commission refused to approve Lufthansa's takeover through its Eurowings subsidiary on competition grounds. Read More »

Featured Stock: Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL)


The stock traded with the average Volume of 4.6 Million at the end of last session. About 2.94M shares traded. Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) has declined 10.36% since December 30, 2016 and is downtrending. (NYSE:NBL). 43,942 were accumulated by Ww Asset Mngmt. Zwj Counsel has invested 1.34% in Noble Energy, Inc. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees owns 17,060 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Read More »

Too late: €500000 goes unclaimed following recent Euromillions win


According to an appeal issued by the Lotto Headquarters yesterday, time has officially run out for the person who purchased a winning Euromillions ticket at the Meath service station earlier this year. Of the six top prizes won in 2017, two were sold in the capital. Clare farmer who claimed his EuroMillions Plus prize of €500,000 on the 88th day, with just two days to spare. Read More »

Most Recent Analysts Ratings Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc

Eagle Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Twenty for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $63.65B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $34.08. It also increased its holding in Paypal Hldgs Inc by 61,300 shares in the quarter, for a total of 396,600 shares, and has risen its stake in Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:GILD). Read More »

Man Arrested in Email Scam Not Actually Nigerian Prince


Neu's arrest is serving as a reminder to people in the area not to fall prey to scams, explaied Slidell Police Chief Randy Fandal . Neu is suspected to have been the "middle man", and participated in hundreds of financial transactions, involving phone and internet scams, created to con money from victims across the United States. Read More »

Carnival (CCL) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.06 Million at the end of last session. About 1.81M shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 71.76% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Wunderlich Cap Managemnt invested in 20,149 shares or 0.97% of the stock. Rafferty Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability owns 0.01% invested in QEP Resources, Inc. Read More »

Mondelez International (MDLZ) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

The volume of the company in the last trading session was 4.23 Million. The average is taken over a specific period of time, like 10 days, 20 minutes, 30 weeks, or any time period the trader chooses. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Outperform" on Tuesday, January 19. On Wednesday, February 15 the stock rating was initiated by Deutsche Bank with "Hold". Read More »

Iowa State defeats Memphis in AutoZone Liberty Bowl game


Riley Ferguson ended his season with 21 of 33 passes for 286 yards and Anthony Miller also ended his last game with four catches for 55 yards and a touchdown. Memphis (10-3) missed on two opportunities to take the lead. Iowa State's defense rose to the occasion though, turning Memphis away on downs to seal the win. Read More »

Food chain tests 'Merry Munchie Meal' for marijuana smokers


Marijuana is legal in the state of California as of January 1, 2018 - and Jack in the Box is ready to help when you get the munchies. To top it off, the boxed meal will only cost you $4.20. The box will be co-branded with Snoop Dogg's Merry Jane website with their marijuana leaf logo on the box. Find out more info about the Merry Munchie Meal here. Read More »

How to save money on New Year's Eve with ride sharing


We have riders that are not just from Wheeling. According to Uber , peak hours to travel to the festivities are between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. and most people are calling rides home between midnight at 3 a.m. "Uber hasn't impacted me at all". "I want there to be no excuse, whatsoever, for people to drive". "Don't realize that when they get behind the wheel of auto, not only are they putting themselves at risk, but they're putting the public at risk", said Noble. Read More »

Claire's says initial test results found no asbestos in makeup


Results revealed the presence of cancer-causing tremolite asbestos. "Out of an abundance of caution, additional testing is underway", the company said in its Friday statement. "So she chose to send the makeup kit to me". "You just assume that a children's product would be safe", Warner told WJAR. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has established standards, depending on the type of workplace exposure, but generally sets permissible exposure limits at 1.0 asbestos fibers ... Read More »

Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of Canada

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its stake in shares of Fifth Third Bancorp by 5.8% during the 2nd quarter. It has outperformed by 33.51% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold" on Tuesday, December 12. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $272.0 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, August 3 by Tigress Financial. Read More »

Ultimate Oscillator Spotted Above 60 for Marathon Oil Corp (MRO) — Indicator Focus

Virtus Investment Advisers Inc decreased Marathon Pete Corp ( MPC ) stake by 13.63% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Market capitalization is the total dollar market value of a company's shares. Quantitative Mgmt Limited Liability Company has 47,700 shares. Oakworth Cap stated it has 862 shares. 400 are held by American And Mngmt Co. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Marathon Oil by 10.1% during the 3rd quarter. Read More »

Liquor stores will be closed New Year's Eve


The prices of all such beverages have now shot up by almost 30 percent as if a bottle of liquor is normally sold for Rs 5,000 in Islamabad, now it is being sold for Rs 7,000, sources said. "Stock up early to keep your New Year's Eve party poppin'". Ohio law does not make exceptions in Sunday liquor restrictions for holidays or special events, according to the Ohio Department of Commerce 's website. Read More »

Tim Cook gets a pay raise amid better iPhone profits


Apple doled out rewards to other top executives besides Cook, too. The was in addition to $20 million (£15 million) in stock, $3.1 million (£2.3 million) in performance pay, and $88,000 (£65,000) in other compensation. Furthermore, the filing says that Apple paid $224,216 in "incremental" security costs for Cook, as reported by Business Insider . For Apple CEO Tim Cook , Santa Claus came this Christmas season to drop down his chimney a 46 percent pay raise and the use of a private ... Read More »

Safe and Sober rides offered this New Year's Eve


This program was started in an effort to reduce the occurrence of drinking and driving accidents by eliminating the need for individuals out celebrating to get behind the wheel. along Las Olas Boulevard to Andrews Avenue. According to Longview Transit Director of Operations Tequita Mumphrey, "Longview Transit has been providing Safe-Ride-Home transportation on New Year's Eve for nine years now, and it continues to be a great service for the community". Read More »

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Position Increased by Spinnaker Trust

The stock decreased 0.58% or $1.08 during the last trading session, reaching $184.46. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $2.82 but made a 27.3% recovery since then. Ramsay Stattman Vela And Price stated it has 60,130 shares or 2.5% of all its holdings. Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. Read More »

India Using Afghanistan to Fail CPEC


In an alarming development for India, after a meeting of foreign ministers of China, Pakistan and Afghanistan, in Beijing on Tuesday (Dec 26), Chinese foreign minister Wang said China and Pakistan are willing to find out ways to extend China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the $57 billion project, to Afghanistan. Read More »

DOJ Arrests Hackers Who Took Over DC Surveillance Cameras


An affidavit says that an administrator for the Washington D.C.'s Metropolitan Police discovered the intrusion on January 12, with signs that the malware " cerber " and "dharma" were being sent to a list of 179,000 email addresses contained in a text file. Read More »

Vetr Downgrades Caterpillar (CAT) to Strong Sell

Price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio of Caterpillar Inc . (NYSE: CAT ) has "Market Perform" rating given on Friday, September 25 by William Blair. The Capital Research Global Investors holds 1.24M shares with $154.18M value, down from 2.44 million last quarter. Read More »

Ripple dethrones Ethereum as the second cryptocurrency

With a live platform that is being incorporated into the financial system to facilitate cross-border payments between financial institutions, things are looking particularly promising for Ripple going into the New Year. On a wider scale, the digital asset has huge prospects if it is able to penetrate the global banking industry. There are good reasons to be optimistic about the future of both technologies, for different reasons. Read More »

Trending Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Cabot-Wellington Llc decreased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas ( COG ) by 3.16% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Vanguard, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 48.12M shares. Advisors Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in Cabot Oil & Gas during the 3rd quarter valued at about $130,000. First Manhattan Co. boosted its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas 149.2% in the third quarter. Read More »

Oil up at year end, United States crude hits highest since mid


US data showing the surplus on the five-year average in crude oil stocks at just 9 percent helped drive oil prices higher on the last trading day of 2017. "That trend is likely to continue into 2018 and worldwide oil inventories will continue their decline", said Andrew Lipow, president of Lipow Oil Associates in Houston. Read More »