Uber self-driving cars back on the road after crash

As a result of the incident, the firm had halted self-driving operations in the area. Uber has paused its self-driving auto program while it investigates a crash involving one of its driverless vehicles in Arizona. A spokesperson for the police i... More..

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Supreme Court Sides With Texas Death-Row Inmate Who Claims Intellectual Disability
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Supreme Court Sides With Texas Death-Row Inmate Who Claims Intellectual Disability

In other states, courts refer to a series of current medical standards to determine whether a murderer should be considered as having a mental disability. "The Court overturns the CCA's conclusion that Moore ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Brazil's Temer seeks to calm fears over meat corruption scandal

Temer's press council immediately sent a note to the newspaper clarifying that "all the meat served on Sunday. were of Brazilian origin". But with the latest meat scandal, Brazil's meat profits may be in danger...More..

'No palace intrigue,' Ryan says of health bill
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

'No palace intrigue,' Ryan says of health bill

Cotton agreed. "If we had those Democratic votes, we wouldn't need three steps", he said . House leaders discussed other amendments calibrated to round up votes and scheduled a showdown vote Thursday. Speaking...More..

Bitcoin drops 15% after the SEC rejects the Winklevoss ETF
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Bitcoin drops 15% after the SEC rejects the Winklevoss ETF

If they approve the rule change necessary to offer a Bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF), the price of the cryptocurrency could skyrocket. At one point, one bitcoin was worth more than an ounce of gold. The U.S....More..

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK)
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK)

The stock has earnings growth of 81.40% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 7.00% over the past five years. The company reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.1...More..

by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

China shuts 23 Lotte stores amid missile row

As Lotte Group moved to confirm that the stores had been shut down, its executives held an emergency meeting on Sunday to come up with countermeasures, which could include seeking active help from the South...More..

Trump Lied: Keystone XL Now Allowed to Be Built Using Imported Steel
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Trump Lied: Keystone XL Now Allowed to Be Built Using Imported Steel

The Dakota Access Pipeline, another project Trump insisted would be built with American steel, will only be 57 percent American-made. Sanders said it would be hard to do an about-face on Keystone because it's a...More..

Lorde returns with new music video & single 'Green Light'
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Lorde returns with new music video & single 'Green Light'

The song is unlike anything the " Royals ", singer has done in the past and as it turns out, there may be a major reason for that. 'I feel like the whole time I spent writing this record I've had him in my thou...More..

New Executive Order Puts A Regulatory Watchdog In Each Federal Agency
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

New Executive Order Puts A Regulatory Watchdog In Each Federal Agency

Trump said that the order is "one of many ways" the administration will remove "job-killing regulations". Leaders of 3M, Lockheed-Martin, Dow Chemical, Archer Daniels Midland and International Paper were ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Kraft Heinz drops plans to acquire Unilever

On Friday, the company's London-listed shares jumped by 13%, which was worth a whopping $16 billion in market capitalization. Unilever's turnover was more than twice that of Kraft Heinz in 2016. When Kra...More..

Kim Jong-Nam complained of feeling 'dizzy' prior to death
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kim Jong-Nam complained of feeling 'dizzy' prior to death

One year before his half-brother's accession to North Korea's leadership after Kim Jong-il's December 2011 death, Kim Jong-nam had told Japan's Asahi that he opposed "dynastic succession ". His uncle and r...More..

Lyft vs. Uber: A Case Study in Founder PR
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Lyft vs. Uber: A Case Study in Founder PR

Kennedy Airport in NY but would suspend surge pricing. The transportation app responded to the strikes by eliminating surge prices at the airport, something the CEO has since apologised for, explaining ho...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Executive order on small business regulations

The draft executive order does not assign a role to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Lawfare notes . It was unclear when it would be signed. "This isn't a knock on President Obama, this is a knock on m...More..

OPEC Succeeding in Oil Production Cuts (USO, UCO)
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

OPEC Succeeding in Oil Production Cuts (USO, UCO)

In the absence of fresh news from OPEC on Monday, traders turned to last Friday's rig count report from Baker Hughes for direction. "U.S. output in 2017 will be 1 million barrels a day higher than past year". T...More..

Earnings Reaction History of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Earnings Reaction History of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)

For the year ended 2016-09-30 General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) basic consolidated EPS came $6.0624. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $12.39. Price Target is basically a proj...More..

Millions of Women Take a Stand Against Trump the Day After Inauguration
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Millions of Women Take a Stand Against Trump the Day After Inauguration

He anxious some overseas with his inaugural vow on Friday to put "America first" in his decision-making. The day after President Donald J. Trump was inaugurated, millions of people marched around the world ...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Uber to pay $20M for claims it lied about drivers' pay

Additionally, Uber is now prohibited from making false, misleading or unsubstantiated statements about drivers' income. According to the document, the company advertised rates of $120 or $140 from these par...More..

Wenger: Arsenal entering the 'moment of truth'
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Wenger: Arsenal entering the 'moment of truth'

However, Wenger has denied the claims, stating that the club "was never close to signing" the 34-year-old. And Xhaka, who has not played alongside Mertesacker since arriving in north London in the summer, has b...More..

GM adding jobs following Trump attack
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

GM adding jobs following Trump attack

General Motors is set to announce a massive billion-dollar boost to investment in the USA that will create more than 1,000 new jobs. Instead, Barra said the $1 billion, which follows $2.9 billion in new inves...More..

by | Monday, January 16, 2017

Mark Hamill Channels His Inner 'Joker' While Reading Donald Trump's Tweets

While he's not the only guy who's voiced the Clown Prince of Crime, he's certainly one of the best. Hamill tweeted with a still of the Joker holding a Trumpster card. In order to earn Trump's ire and satiat...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Analyst Perspectives on Price Reaction History: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

The Hedge Fund company now holds 162,800 shares of ORCL which is valued at $6,275,940. WESPAC Advisors SoCal LLC increased its position in shares of Oracle Corporation by 20.8% in the second quarter. On average...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Mexican Ford plant workers blame Trump for dashed dreams

A General Motors spokesperson confirmed to Fox News that the company imported 8,400 Cruze sedans past year to supplement USA production during the launch of the latest model, something it announced at the time...More..

Yuan Surges Against Dollar as China Tightens Capital Control
by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Yuan Surges Against Dollar as China Tightens Capital Control

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) drained a net 245 billion yuan from the market through open market operations last week. Though the central bank can not control offshore trading as tightly, rates usually rema...More..

Raonic beats Nadal for a second time
by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Raonic beats Nadal for a second time

Returning from a wrist injury, Nadal took the first set but momentum swung at 3-3 in the second when Raonic claimed four straight games. "It was a great match tonight", Raonic said afterward. In the same game...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Analysts Recommendation and Rating Review: Cempra Inc (NASDAQ:CEMP)

Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 19 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating. If you are read...More..

And Japan seek absolution from the war
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

And Japan seek absolution from the war

Tomomi Inada visited the Yasukuni Shrine in central Tokyo on Thursday morning, television footage showed. Meanwhile, a South Korean Foreign Ministry official, touching on Abe's pledge never to wage war agai...More..

Jackets top Habs for 12th straight win
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Jackets top Habs for 12th straight win

However, despite being the obvious replacement, Conte is keeping his cards close to his chest: " Diego is an important player for us but in this squad I can have different solutions for his replacement and we a...More..

Prosecutors argue Dassey confession 'entirely voluntary'
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Prosecutors argue Dassey confession 'entirely voluntary'

Although Dassey "had low-average-to-borderline IQ", prosecutors say he was in "mostly regular-track high school classes". Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel is asking the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Japan tops China as world's largest holder of US Treasuries

China's holdings of US bonds fell by more than $4 billion from September to October and are now down roughly $14 billion since October 2015, Treasury data show. But if China does step up the pace of selling too...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

What Wall Street is saying about Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has the market capitalization of $79.43 Billion. WARNING: "FY2016 EPS Estimates for Morgan Stanley (MS) Raised by Analyst" was originally posted by Sports Perspectives and is the prop...More..

Vikings beat Jaguars 25-16, stay in NFC postseason hunt
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Vikings beat Jaguars 25-16, stay in NFC postseason hunt

Bradford finished the game with a 24-of-34 completion ratio for 292 yards and a touchdown. "You never know how fast it's going to happen", Bradley said. He helped Jacksonville make the playoffs four consecu...More..

Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22

Redskins Continue To Get After The Quarterback Another Redskins win in the books, 27-22 over the Eagles in Philly. PHILADELPHIA (AP ) - Chris Thompson kept running into the end zone on one of those r...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

China lodges protest after Trump call with Taiwan president

The White House has reaffirmed its backing for the policy that recognises Beijing as the sole government of "One China" after President-elect Donald Trump risked Chinese ire by calling the leader of Taiwan,...More..

Mortgage rates climb even higher
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Mortgage rates climb even higher

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.08% in the week ending December 1, up from 4.03% in the prior week. It climbed to 2.45 percent Thursday morning, its highest level since July 2015. "Mortgage bonds wer...More..

Salvation Army kicks off bell-ringing season
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Salvation Army kicks off bell-ringing season

The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County is still hiring bell ringers for the 2016 Red Kettle Campaign season. "This is his first year (to help with the campaign) in the United States", Hawkins-Okosun said. T...More..

It's that time again: Send your letters to Santa
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

It's that time again: Send your letters to Santa

Store parking lots are full, Christmas shopping is in full swing, and the holidays are almost upon us. In an effort to help out the hardworking Santa Claus during his busiest time of the year, the USPS runs a...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Get Started: Workers may get raises after overtime ruling

The move was expected to increase wages and earnings for some 4.2 million workers, according to the DOL . The overtime rule, which was scheduled to take effect December 1, was set to raise the salary thresho...More..

The next populist shock may be Italy's Dec. 4 referendum
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

The next populist shock may be Italy's Dec. 4 referendum

Brought by former constitutional court judge Valerio Onida [official website, in Italian], the challenge alleged that grouping referendum topics into one yes or no question was improper. Unsurprisingly, the I...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Dakota Access Pipeline Temporarily Halted — NoDAPL

The call for a "massive day of action in solidarity with those at Standing Rock, and demand the federal government and the Army Corps reject this pipeline", came from 350.org with several organizers in ME tow...More..