House paves the way for self-driving cars

The " Self Drive Act " approved by voice vote "will help pave the way for self-driving cars nationwide and ensures America stays a global leader in innovation", said a tweet from Representative Greg Walden, who chairs the House panel that drafted the... More..

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How Many Lego Employees Will Lose Their Jobs?
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

How Many Lego Employees Will Lose Their Jobs?

It came as a double-digit sales jump in growing markets like China failed to compensate for declining sales in established markets including the United States and Europe. Lego now employs 18,200 people but tha...More..

Billions of us are drinking tap water contaminated by plastic
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Billions of us are drinking tap water contaminated by plastic

The lowest contamination rate was seen in the UK, Germany and France, but it was still 72 per cent and the average number of fibres found in each 500ml sample ranged from 4.8 in the U.S. The health impacts of i...More..

FSU QB Deondre Francois out for season with knee injury
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

FSU QB Deondre Francois out for season with knee injury

Let's get back to the game first. FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday that Francois, who has been declared out for the season, is facing a 7-8 month recovery window that could optimistically see him return as ...More..

Analysts Ratings for General Electric Company (GE)
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Analysts Ratings for General Electric Company (GE)

Schwab Charles Incorporated reported 21.37 million shares stake. American Elec Pwr Inc now has $36.45 billion valuation. The stock has advanced 27.98% to a low over the previous 12 months and showed declining m...More..

India, Myanmar seek action against terror sponsoring states
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

India, Myanmar seek action against terror sponsoring states

Modi had visited Myanmar in 2014 to attend the ASEAN-India Summit. The INA also known as Azad Hind Fauj was formed by Indian nationalists in 1942 in Southeast Asia during World War II to secure Indian indepen...More..

BJP leaders now pin hope on rejig in party organisation
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

BJP leaders now pin hope on rejig in party organisation

Shiv Sena, which claimed it was not invited for the reshuffle, on Sunday said the NDA was "almost dead". It was expected that its new partner, the JD (U), would get representation in the central government, b...More..

Amazon bringing 2500 full-time jobs to Staten Island
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Amazon bringing 2500 full-time jobs to Staten Island

The 855,000-square-foot facility will be Amazon's first in NY state and will bring with it more than 2,250 full-time jobs - whose benefits will start "on day one", Vice President of Customer Fulfillment Sanjay ...More..

Insidious: The Last Key Trailer & Poster - Fear Comes Home
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Insidious: The Last Key Trailer & Poster - Fear Comes Home

Despite having the ideological difference, horror is the one genre that bounds Indian fans excited and eager to check out the latest and greatest Hollywood horror film. The music is also identical and that ...More..

North Korea jitters push Indian market lower on Wednesday
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

North Korea jitters push Indian market lower on Wednesday

The wider 51-scrip Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) fell by 36.70 points, or 0.37 per cent, to provisionally close at 9,915.50 points (at 3.30 p.m.). The company is planning to sell 26.6 million sha...More..

Japan's Princess Mako Leaves Imperial Status to Marry College Friend
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Japan's Princess Mako Leaves Imperial Status to Marry College Friend

As Princess Mako leaves behind her Imperial status, she will become an ordinary citizen of Japan and will be subjected to the same rights and policies. Female members of Japan's Imperial family are legally ob...More..

USA trade deficit widened slightly in July as exports slipped
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

USA trade deficit widened slightly in July as exports slipped

President Donald Trump has made reducing bilateral trade deficits a cornerstone of a his economic agenda, with negotiations now underway to revise the North American and US-Korea Free Trade Agreements. At the s...More..

Stanley Fischer, Fed's No. 2 Official, Is Stepping Down
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Stanley Fischer, Fed's No. 2 Official, Is Stepping Down

Paul Ashworth, chief US economist with Capital Economics , said Fischer's abrupt departure could signal that Yellen, a close ally of the vice chairman, is unlikely to be renominated for a second term when her ...More..

Ivan Gazidis, That's Laughable - Chris Sutton Can't Believe Arsenal CEO's Verdict
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Ivan Gazidis, That's Laughable - Chris Sutton Can't Believe Arsenal CEO's Verdict

The former England global questioned Ozil's commitment to the Gunners and asked why the 28-year-old still hasn't signed a new deal. With Arsenal veterans including Wright, Emmanuel Petit and Martin Keown ...More..

Bank of Canada surprises with rate hike; loonie soars, stocks slip
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Bank of Canada surprises with rate hike; loonie soars, stocks slip

Most of the big banks had been expecting Poloz to wait until October before introducing the second increase. Wednesday marks the bank's second consecutive rate hike. However, most thought the rate hike would ...More..

University President Responds to DACA Ruling
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

University President Responds to DACA Ruling

He called on congress to pass the DREAM Act, which includes a pathway to citizenship for immigrants like DACA recipients. We zealously protect privacy of confidential student information . "Until the voters ...More..

The Barclays PLC (BARC) Shares Down 0.8%
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

The Barclays PLC (BARC) Shares Down 0.8%

About 621,163 shares traded or 43.44% up from the average. It has outperformed by 112.11% the S&P500. Analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove have GBX 2150.00 TP on Victrex PLC (LON:VCT). The rating was maintained by ...More..

The Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Downgraded to
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

The Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Downgraded to "Hold" at ValuEngine

Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 487,873 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Shares saw a steep increase in trading volume of 175.54% over the normal average daily volume. Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in 2016 Q...More..

Just Eat Given
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Just Eat Given "Buy" Recommendation from Peel Hunt

The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, July 19 with "Buy". Liberty Global Plc (Call) now has $7.64B valuation. South Dakota Invest Council has 0.83% invested in United Continental Holdings I...More..

In Tweet Indicating His Exit, Suresh Prabhu Wishes 'Rail Family'
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

In Tweet Indicating His Exit, Suresh Prabhu Wishes 'Rail Family'

He said the capital investment in the Railways had jumped manifold and the passenger amenities had improved drastically. Goyal has been given charge of the railway ministry to take forward reforms initiated...More..

U.S. crude rises, gasoline falls as refineries restart
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

U.S. crude rises, gasoline falls as refineries restart

Total plans to restart the 225,500-bpd Port Arthur, Texas, refinery soon, Gulf Coast market sources said on Sunday. Even as the hardest-hit operators worked to resurrect output, traders watched another major hu...More..

China bans all ICOs and digital currency launches as 'illegal public financing'
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

China bans all ICOs and digital currency launches as 'illegal public financing'

The news sent cryptocurrencies downward, with bitcoin dropping more than 8 percent during trading, while rival ethereum fell more than 16 percent. China's crackdown should have a big impact on the ICO marke...More..

Shareholder frustration at Sports Direct could topple chairman at AGM
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Shareholder frustration at Sports Direct could topple chairman at AGM

Although nearly 54% of independent shareholders voted against his re-appointment at the time, the former chief constable of West Yorkshire and government drugs tsar was backed by Mr Ashley. The Unite union clai...More..

Intel scores victory in fight against €1.06bn AMD antitrust fine
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Intel scores victory in fight against €1.06bn AMD antitrust fine

In what could be seen as an encouraging sign for the company, the judges said the lower court, known as the General Court, should focus on Intel's arguments that its rebates to customers were not anti-competiti...More..

Swiss firm Barry Callebaut invented the chocolate after a decade of research
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Swiss firm Barry Callebaut invented the chocolate after a decade of research

Swiss chocolate giant Barry Callebaut says it used the ruby cocoa bean to create a confectionary with "berry-fruitiness and luscious smoothness". Barry Callebaut in July said that its sales volumes for th...More..

Bell Pottinger deserted by clients
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Bell Pottinger deserted by clients

Spain's Banco de Sabadell, while still a client, is reviewing its relationship, according to a person familiar with the matter. The PRCA said the Bell Pottinger campaign was "likely to inflame racial discor...More..

HPE Acquires Cloud Technology Partners to Drive Hybrid Cloud
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

HPE Acquires Cloud Technology Partners to Drive Hybrid Cloud

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) had a decrease of 3.31% in short interest. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by HSU CHRISTOPHER P on 07/20/2017, and was a acquisitio...More..

Ryanair to cut baggage fees in a bid to reduce delays
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Ryanair to cut baggage fees in a bid to reduce delays

Jacobs said in a statement: "We hope our customers will enjoy the savings of our new simplified bag policy". Now the only way to avoid having a carry-on bag taken away will be to pay the priority boarding fee o...More..

by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Fed's Kashkari says 'very possible' rate hikes doing 'real harm' to economy

The dollar had earlier fallen as low as 108.49, close to its lowest levels since mid-April. Gold futures for December delivery rose 0.4 percent to $1,335.90 per ounce, around a one-year high. "We rallied pret...More..

Banks, technology companies lead USA stocks lower
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Banks, technology companies lead USA stocks lower

In the stock market today , Goldman Sachs (GS) and JPMorgan (JPM) also lagged in the Dow with losses of around 3%. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks fell 13.92 points, or 1 percent, to 1,399...More..