Puerto Rico votes in favour of USA statehood amid low turnout

Asked which status Puerto Rico should have, more than 97 percent of voters chose statehood, against 1.5 percent who chose independence or free association and 1.3 percent who prefer to stay as a territory. The Rossello government has been critici... More..

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Tesla could create its own music streaming service
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Tesla could create its own music streaming service

The full extent of Tesla's ambitions with its own potential music streaming service are not clear, but reports suggest they may offer multiple tiers of service, starting with a web radio offering. Right now, ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base

The first stage launched Friday from the Kennedy Space Center, which first flew in January to help put the first 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into space, also landed on a droneship. Reusing rockets is a crucial...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Air bag maker Takata declares bankruptcy

Trading in Takata shares was suspended at the opening of the stock market Monday after a week of massive volatility and the Tokyo Stock Exchange said it would delist Takata on July 27. Like other Japanese...More..

UK's biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth sets sail on maiden voyage
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

UK's biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth sets sail on maiden voyage

The HMS Queen Elizabeth "leaves Rosyth for the first time", the Royal Navy said on Twitter. The 920-ft aircraft carrier set off around 2pm and finally squeezed through its gate with just 14 inches of cleara...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Local NYC Grocers Unhappy with Amazon-Whole Foods Deal

Amazon, which made a splash previous year with a checkout-free grocery store, has said it has no plans to automate the jobs of Whole Foods cashiers . Amazon has been longing for a piece of the action and despi...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Positive Press Coverage Likely to Impact Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Stock Price

The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $49.75. On Thursday, January 5 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Overweight". In other news, Director Hector Garcia-Molina so...More..

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren plans to step down
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren plans to step down

Westergren helped start the company in 2000 and was also CEO from May 2002 through July 2004. Both these moves have resulted in a cash infusion of roughly US$700m. "Pandora's mistakes are simply too large to ig...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Woman tried to open emergency exit door on flight

Itza Sanchez was also on the Southwest Airlines flight. The woman did not appear to be lying on the floor of the plane while she was removed. The plane was supposed to land at Hobby Airport in Houston a...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

GB Group (LON:GBG) New Price Targets

The stock of Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) earned "Buy" rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, June 15. HSBC Holdings plc cut their target price on Debenhams Plc from GBX 48 ($0.61) to GBX 42 ($0.54) and set a "reduce"...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Takata files for bankruptcy, overwhelmed by air bag recalls

Long crippled by lawsuits and recall costs over its faulty air bags, Takata , the Japanese auto parts maker, filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the US on Sunday. With only 22 percent of the unsafe ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Is Marijuana the Leading Cause of Accidents on the Road?

A study published previous year in the same journal reported that the enactment of medical marijuana legalization laws is associated with a reduction in traffic fatalities compared to other states, ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Morgan Sindall Group PLC (MGNS) Insider Sells 13174 Shares of Stock

Therefore 10% are positive. Anglo Pacific Group plc (LON:APF) announced a dividend on Friday, March 31st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Among 22 analysts covering Centrica PLC (LON:CNA), 6 have Buy rating, ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy

Many automakers have switched to competing airbag manufacturers to supply them with replacement airbags. Takata Corp .in May reported a full-year group net loss of 79.59 billion yen (698.80 million US dolla...More..

Oil climbs on weaker dollar, but rise in United States drilling drags
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Oil climbs on weaker dollar, but rise in United States drilling drags

Investors in US crude futures and options increased their bets against a further rise in prices, as the number of USA oil rigs in operation hit its highest in over three years. OPEC's decision to leave producti...More..

Amazon Said To Plan Cuts To Shed Whole Foods' Pricey Image
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Amazon Said To Plan Cuts To Shed Whole Foods' Pricey Image

Earlier this week, the company announced that it plans to build a new facility in Colorado that will employ more than 1,500 full-time workers. Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a stunning move that give...More..

No country questioned surgical strikes, says PM Modi
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

No country questioned surgical strikes, says PM Modi

Responding to a question about the H-1B visa program whose biggest recipient is India, the White House official said there are no plans to discuss the visa issue and that the U.S. "I think that the U.S. rea...More..

5 killed in cable vehicle accident in Indian-controlled Kashmir
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

5 killed in cable vehicle accident in Indian-controlled Kashmir

As per reports rescue operations have been initiated to save other tourists and people trapped in other cars of the gondola cable auto project. The cable car's importance in Gulmarg can also be gauged from th...More..

Horrific head-on Mississauga crash kills adult, two children
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Horrific head-on Mississauga crash kills adult, two children

The collision happened just before 11 p.m. on Winston Churchill Boulevard between North Sheridan Way and Queen Elizabeth Way. The children were four and 12 years old. One of the adults remains in critical condi...More..

Holland & Barrett sold for a healthy £1.77bn
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Holland & Barrett sold for a healthy £1.77bn

United States private equity firm Carlyle is selling the UK's largest health retailer to L1 Retail, a fund controlled by Mikhail Fridman , according to the FT. Fridman and his partners also own X5 Retail Group...More..

Boeing launches new jet with flurry of orders
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Boeing launches new jet with flurry of orders

Boeing now has over 240 orders and commitments for the 737 Max 10 its latest and largest model at the price of about $30 billion including Monday and Tuesday's announcements. More than 360 of those came for ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Italy giving 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks open

Under the plan announced Sunday, the Italian government will pay €4.8 billion ($5.4 billion) in cash and provide as much as €12 billion ($13.4 billion) in guarantees so that Intesa Sanpaolo ( IITSF ), one o...More..

Fed Raises Interest Rate by a quarter point
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Fed Raises Interest Rate by a quarter point

The core rate of inflation increased at just 1.7 per cent on year, the fourth straight monthly deceleration and the slowest overall pace in two years. "Asset sales would be deferred, but their replacement-rat...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Majestic Wine PLC (MJW) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Therefore 75% are positive. The company was maintained on Tuesday, May 9 by Shore Capital. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, September 18 by Oppenheimer. The insider PARKER W DOUGLAS sold 113,...More..

China Mum Over Stopping Indian Pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

China Mum Over Stopping Indian Pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

He said the issue was being discussed by the two foreign ministries. While Chinese authorities have claimed that landslides were the reason for stopping pilgrims from going through Nathu-La, there is a percep...More..

Horn plans a Marquez
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Horn plans a Marquez

MANNY Pacquiao cracked his biggest smile at the thought of a toe-to-toe slugfest with Jeff Horn in Brisbane. But the 29-year-old, who is nine years younger than the Filipino fighter, believes the time is r...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Boeing wins hot Paris order race

Airbus's Leahy claimed Boeing's MAX 10 launch was not as impressive as it appeared, benefiting from a high number of airlines and leasing companies shifting orders to the new plane. "Our strong order book ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Federal Reserve Moves Interest Rates Higher

On the other hand, a quarter-point increase in your interest rate would result in $5,156 in interest based on the same monthly payment amount. In a separate report from the Labor Department's, Consumer Price In...More..

Amid Gulf crisis, certain regional states to increase arms purchase: Iranian FM
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Amid Gulf crisis, certain regional states to increase arms purchase: Iranian FM

The deal was sealed by Qatari Defense Minister Khalid al-Attiyah and his U.S. counterpart, Jim Mattis, in Washington, the Pentagon has confirmed. UNITED NATIONS There are no apparent plans by Arab states to...More..

Jury in Cosby sex assault case studies his deposition
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Jury in Cosby sex assault case studies his deposition

Cosby then placed her on the couch and sexually assaulted her without her consent, she said. But defense lawyer Brian J. McMonagle argued Cosby was the victim of false accusations and that the entertaine...More..