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HPE CEO Meg Whitman stepping down

As of quarter end United Services Automobile Association had bought 1,172,938 shares growing its stake by 137.8%. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50...


FCC plans to repeal regulations on internet service providers

Under the net neutrality rules, internet services providers (ISPs) are prohibited from discriminating against certain websites and services. "We were not livi...


Nebraskan Regulators Give Keystone XL Pipeline the Green Light

U.S. District Judge Brian Morris of Montana disagreed, saying members of the organizations live in the states through which the pipeline would be built and "hig...


Uber data breach raises unsettling questions for infosec

Uber suffered a data breach back in October 2016 that affected tens of millions of people, and it is just now letting the public know about it, as 2018 rolls...


At $523 billion, Tencent ousts Facebook from global top 5

Tencent's stock has shot up 121.4 per cent this year, and is up 11,251 per cent since the company went public in 2004 at HK$3.70 a share. The biggest social n...


Uber wants the driverless auto experience to be sick bag

Industry analysts have termed the deal as the beginning of drastic paradigm shift in the autonomous auto industry, with a slew of collaborations anticipated amo...


Sonia Gandhi says government 'sabotaging' winter session of Parliament

The last date for nominations is December 4, until 3 pm. He will take over the post from Sonia Gandhi , who has held the position for over 19 years. Rahul's ...


London buses to be powered by waste coffee grounds

The project, which is in collaboration with Shell and Argent Energy, makes the biofuel through blending fats and oils, producing 20% biocomponent, which is then...


Moody's upgrades India's sovereign rating to Baa2 with stable outlook

However, not everyone is impressed. Asked if a slippage on the fiscal deficit targets for this year could trigger a review of the rating, William Foster, vice...


Salads sold at Trader Joe's recalled due to glass, hard plastic

The recall was issued in multiple states, including California , Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Oregon, Idaho, Washington and Louisiana. ...


Tesla Roadster - 10000nm of Torque!

If true, that would make it the first time a production vehicle cracked the two-second threshold. Its battery is similar in composition to the batteries of Tesl...


Foot Locker Inc. Reports 28% Decline In Q3 Profit

Deutsche Bank AG raised Foot Locker from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $45.00 target price for the company in a research note on Friday. Shares of...


ICE rounds up more than 40 MS-13 members in NY

Homan vowed to continue going after the gang, saying it is a top ICE priority. An MS-13 gang member is arrested during the Department of Homeland Security's "...


Why Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. Shares Popped 7% Today

The US firm's shares gained 4% in early trade on Friday, after several sources reported interest from Comcast , Sony and Verizon . The Department of Justice, ...


Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NASDAQ:ANF) To Report Earnings

Abercrombie & Fitch Company had a return on equity of 1.50% and a net margin of 0.38%. The firm's revenue was down 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. If you are ac...


Nebraska unemployment for October lowest since 1999

Statistics show annual growth is strongest in the leisure and hospitality sector, with 7,100 jobs added. Meanwhile, the statewide unemployment rate hit a reco...


General Electric Company: The Dividend Cut Wasn't the Worst of It

The move represents a 50% reduction of the quarterly payout. For years the company overpaid for acquisitions and crippled its cash flow, a reality Vertical Rese...


Escaped Mental Patient From Hawaii Arrested In Stockton

Authorities haven't disclosed how Saito was able to board two planes, with the second taking him to California. It took the hospital at least eight hours to n...


AAA: Highest Thanksgiving Travel for 2017 season

Eight-nine percent of all travelers - 45.5 million - are planning a Thanksgiving road trip by vehicle, an increase of 3.2 percent more than a year ago, AAA said...


Here's a sneak peek at Amazon's Black Friday sale

All the big retailers will be getting in on the act, but expect massive discounts from the biggest players including Amazon, Currys, John Lewis , Argos, Tesco ...


Oil leak shuts down portion of Keystone pipeline

TransCanada said in its statement that it expected the pipeline to remain shut down as the company responds to the leak. TransCanada crews detected a drop i...


Japanese company apologises after train departs 20 seconds early

The Tsukuba Express railway connects Akihabara and Tsukuba, two towns that are about 60 kilometres apart in a 45-minute ride, reports Bloomberg. A Japanese ...


U.S. crude stockpiles rise alongside domestic output and imports, DoE says

At the time of writing, Brent crude oil prices were trading 0.54 per cent lower at $62.82 per barrel while U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) pric...


Airbus Signs Massive $49.5 Billion Deal for 430 A320neo Aircraft

Indigo Partners, a USA firm, ordered 430 medium-haul A320neo and A321neo jets from the Toulouse-based company, at a cost equivalent to over Dollars $50 billion,...


Sprint to bundle Hulu with Unlimited Freedom plan beginning November 17

According to Allan Samson, Sprint's senior vice president of acquisition marketing, 95% of new subscribers are choosing an unlimited plan. The Netflix off...


Odisha to seek GI tag for 'Odishara Rasagolla'

There are several evidences that the sweet dish originated in Odisha and not in West Bengal, said researcher on Jagannath Cult Asit Mohanty, who had submitted t...


Amazon Agrees to Sell Some Cloud Assets to Chinese Partner

As a result, in order to comply with Chinese law, AWS sold certain physical infrastructure assets to Sinnet, its longtime Chinese partner and AWS seller-of-reco...


Brookfield Property Partners offers almost $15B to buy remaining GGP stocks

The company, which is a publicly-traded real estate company and subsidiary of Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management , already holds a 34 per cent stake in ...


Missouri attorney general launches an anti-trust investigation against Google

Google has said it provides consumers with the option to control their privacy settings and does not provide third parties with personally identifiable informa...


Global fossil fuel emissions rising again

They're pointing to China's activities as the main cause - Carbon dioxide emissions there are projected to grow by around 3.5 percent. "This year, we have see...


ATC to Buy Tower Assets From Vodafone, Idea for $1.2 Billion

Vodafone India has also agreed to sell its standalone tower business to ATC Telecom for an enterprise value of 38.50 billion rupees. "The parties will work t...


Hasbro Offers To Buy Mattel

GI Joe and Barbie could be set to shack up within the same company after toy making giant Hasbro made an offer to buy rival Mattel, according to reports. Mattel...


China Buys 300 Planes Worth $37 Billion from Boeing Co

Boeing has signed a deal Thursday the will have the airplane maker selling 300 planes worth over $37 billion to the China Aviation Suppliers Holding Company. T...


Kindle with your kale? Amazon to open shops in Whole Foods

In August, upon completion of its acquisition on Whole Foods Stores, Amazon immediately lowered prices of most of it's merchandise, across stores. Shoppers at...


Drive for gender pay equality 'going backwards'

Fawcett claims it uses the mean to take "into account the fact that more men than women are earning higher wages at the top". The groups call for "significant a...


Now you can really have Breakfast at Tiffany's

The striking interior décor incorporates industrial details that evoke Tiffany's craftsmanship and heritage. The new eatery, which opened on Friday, is an opp...


Nvidia Trades Higher On Massive Earnings

In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $66.76 to $212.90. Nvidia is at an inflection point as data center customers sw...


China's Single Day - bigger than Black Friday and expected to smash $20bn

China's Singles' Day is an entertaining festival widespread among young Chinese people, to celebrate the fact that they are proud of being single. Combining...


JC Penney same-store sales rose double what Wall Street expected

Shares of J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP ) traded up 0.71% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $9.93. However, on Friday, J.C. Penney reported that its third-qua...


Target selling fidget spinners with high levels of lead

However, these toys could be on the way out as well. Some fidget spinners sold at Target may contain risky levels of lead, according to a new study from a c...


European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

In its autumn economic forecast, the Commission said the Grand-Duchy's economy would expand by 3.4% this year and then by 3.5% and 3.3% in 2018 and 2019, respec...


#SorryNotSorry: Retailers Are Already Rolling Out Black Friday Deals

And while some retailers like Walmart have been open on Thanksgiving for decades, more are following suit to pursue consumers who want to start browsing and...


Pack Your Bags: WOW Air Is Offering $99 Flights to Europe

Flights now start at $99-one-way from JFK to popular European cities, including Paris, Frankfurt, Dublin, Copenhagen, Berlin, Amsterdam, and London. Mogensen ...


Former Yahoo CEO: Stronger Defense Couldn't Stop Breaches

The current and former chief executives of credit bureau Equifax, which disclosed in September that a data breach affected as many as 145.5 million USA consumer...


You can now purchase Hidden Valley ranch dressing by the keg

Hidden Valley Ranch has come out with a holiday outlet for what it calls "festive gifts for the ultimate ranch fan". They also said the keg coating has been ...



Apple settled on Jersey for new tax shelter after Irish rule change

They reveal how Apple sidestepped a 2013 crackdown on its controversial Irish tax practices by actively shopping around for a tax haven. The world's most va...


Lidl matches living wage guidelines, becomes highest-paying supermarket

The increase takes the voluntary United Kingdom living wage to £3.15 more than the mandatory minimum wage for 18- to 20-year-olds. Living Wage Foundation di...


Broadcom offers to buy mobile chipmaker Qualcomm for $103 billion

Qualcomm has a ( long ) pending acquisition , of chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV, in the works - and Broadcom notes that its offer is not dependent on wheth...


AMD, Intel Team Up To Take On Nvidia In Gaming Laptops

Nevertheless, Intel did pointed out that the new processor is combination of Intel Core H-series CPU together with a semi-custom AMD Radeon GPU. Lapto...