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by | January 18, 2018 | 13:45

These accounted for two thirds of all malicious emails and included the WannaCry virus that hit the NHS and infected 300,000 computers across 150 countries. As in 2017 , the environment was by far the greatest concern raised by experts. For example, while many businesses were able to open immediately after the hurricanes and wildfires a year ago, their customers often were displaced, which led to a loss of business income that was not covered by traditional business interruption ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:59

The S&P 500 fell 10 points, or 0.3%, to 2,777, according to preliminary figures. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA: DIA ) pared losses to finish flat at 25,792.86. Brent crude, used to price global oils, shed 99 cents, or 1.4 percent, to $69.27 in London. Deutsche Bank lost 0.8 per cent after it was accused in a lawsuit of conspiring to rig a Canadian benchmark rate.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:56

Now, in the movie's 50 anniversary year, Ford's paid tribute with a new special edition - the third-generation Mustang Bullitt . Wearing a dark green paint job, black wheels and not a single "Ford" badge anywhere one the body, the Bullitt Mustang was just icy cool.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:06

In a Sarvasamaj meeting held in Chittaurgarh, the members made a decision to stage a phase-wise protest against the proposed release of film. While Padmaavat release has been banned in BJP-ruled Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh, Goa on Monday clarified that the movie could be released there.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:10

The photo was shared on Twitter by satellite tracker Marco Langbroek. SpaceX was able to land the booster's first stage, while the second stage continued to carry the secretive Zuma payload to its destination in low-orbit. "For clarity: after reviewing of all data to date, Falcon 9 did everything correctly on Sunday night. Due to the classified nature of the payload, no further comment is possible".

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:21

The company's market cap is $3.06 Billion, and the average volume is 1.32 Million. The insider now holds 1.09 million shares of Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN). The stock has "Hold" rating by Evercore on Monday, January 25. Therefore 45% are positive. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $82 target in Tuesday, December 22 report.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:44

Walmart is raising starting wages for hourly employees to $11 and offering a one-time cash bonus of up to $1,000, the company said Thursday. Moreover, the reduction in the corporate tax rate to 21 percent from 35 percent means Chief Executive Doug McMillon in theory had room to give away much more .

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:29

GoPro also said that would kill its Karma drone business amid poor sales and a glitch that caused the device to shut down in mid-flight and led to a recall after it debuted in late 2016. and Europe as the reason why it doesn't think the drone market will be lucrative in the long term. GoPro has faced intensifying competition in the action camera market, as big tech companies from Samsung Electronics to Google have started selling similar products.

by | January 07, 2018 | 08:51

This is the second time Tesla has punted on its 5,000-per-week milestone. Michelle Krebs, an executive analyst for the vehicle buying site Autotrader.com, said Tesla would have been better served by not announcing such lofty production targets initially.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:06

Research firms continue their bullish sentiment with positive outlook It is imperative to note that the analyst at Citigroup have a Neutral rating on the company for the foreseeable futureAnd updated PTs to 232 to accurately reflect the market with raise of 9.95% from earlier PT of 211Forward PE for Constellation Brands , Inc.is perceived at 24.19 times below PE by 28.88.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:59

The Bills face the Jacksonville Jaguars in a Wild Card round bout at 1:05 p.m. Sunday at EverBank Field in Jacksonville. Between Boyd's campaign and Dalton's, Bills fans have donated well over $300,000 to charity this week. Dalton's foundation helps children who have suffered with serious illnesses and physical challenges. Look what happened in Toronto when the Blue Jays finally broke North America's longest pro sports playoff drought - 22 years - in 2015, culminating in the euphoria ...

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:25

Passengers who landed during those hours stood in long queues at the global arrivals area, trying to get through passport control. Other passengers experienced similar problems. Making the situation worse is that Monday was a busy day, with a lot of people returning home from the holiday. Even modern systems such as the Amadeus Altea are prone to random failures, the website says.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:10

Manufacturing activity has remained above the 50 mark separating growth from contraction since June 2013 when Ireland was approaching the end of a three-year worldwide bailout programme. December's expansion was driven by a further uptick in new orders, which grew at the third-fastest rate in the survey's history and boosted jobs growth to record levels as the economy moves towards full employment.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:05

The new state minimum wage will rise to $8.30 an hour. President Barack Obama stumped for a minimum wage hike throughout his second term, but Republicans in Congress blocked Democratic proposals from coming up for a vote. "I couldn't imagine how you could live on less than $15 an hour". It will then go up to $15 an hour at a time to be determined by the New York State Department of Labor.

by | January 01, 2018 | 00:49

According to ANI , Central Board of Film Certification had examining committee meeting on 28 Dec to review #Padmavati & made a decision to give it UA certificate along with some modifications & likely change of the title to Padmavat . The decision was taken after an examining committee meeting was held on Thursday in presence of CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi. Earlier in the day, the CBFC has suggested few modifications in " Padmavati ", which include changing the film's title to "Padmavat" , ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:03

Geely Holding acquired the Volvo Car Group from Ford Motor Company in 2010 but says it has no plans to merge the two Volvo businesses, but sees potential for joint marketing. However, Volvo shares have gained nearly 50 percent this year as it and rivals in the truck industry such as Germany's Daimler (DAIGn.DE) and Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) hit a sweet spot thanks to robust demand in major markets.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:38

Michelle Obama was just behind Clinton on that list, with 7 percent to Clinton's 9 percent. According to Gallup, 17 percent of those polled said Barack Obama was the man they admired the most, while 14 percent said President Donald Trump , who came in second.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:02

Mary Horomanski, 58, was not expecting to have to pay such an amount for her Eire, Pennsylvania, residence when she went to check her electric bill from Penelec. The power company acknowledged the mistake and said they really appreciated the customer reaching out. Horomanski told her son she had a better idea for a Christmas gift after she saw the $284 billion bill, according to the paper.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:08

Amazon's own hardware products - including Alexa-enabled devices , Echo Dot and Fire TV Sticks - were ranked as the best-selling products from any manufacturer in any category across the entire Amazon platform . They lowered iPhone X sales projections for the first quarter of next year, citing signs of lackluster demand at the end of the holiday shopping season, and the company's shares fell 2.5 percent Tuesday, weighing down the Dow Jones industrial average .

by | December 24, 2017 | 00:54

It is stealing of resources of people of Gujarat. "BJP maligned the country and the Congress party for years together making false allegations of corruption as their principle strategy to gain power", Randeep Surjewala said during a press conference here.

by | December 23, 2017 | 00:53

West Ham United central defender James Collins believes that new manager David Moyes has rejuvenated the squad and improved West Ham immeasurably. Lanzini will be serving the second match of his ban in this contest, depriving Moyes of his top playmaker since Lanzini leads the team with four assists in all competitions.

by | December 23, 2017 | 00:52

Finally, the features will allow visually impaired users to identify who is pictured with them. The latest feature from Facebook gives users options to tag themselves, remain untagged, or report the photo to Facebook. "We're doing this to prevent people from impersonating others on Facebook", he said. If users don't want a drunken karaoke picture of themselves online, for example, they can not delete the photos posted online.

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:56

Yesterday's case centred around UberPop, a service in several European cities that allowed drivers without a taxi licence to use their own cars to pick up passengers. "Today, the court has called it to order and reminded Uber that its feet are solidly planted on the pavement, just like everyone else". The GMB Union and the London Taxi Drivers' Association (LTDA), which represents the city's black cab drivers, had asked to be "interested parties", meaning they would be given access to ...

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:53

Until yesterday, Coinbase only participated in three markets - Bitcoin , Ethereum, and Litecoin. "Whereas if they're stuck on your own phone or your own computer and everybody's running for the door.it will be too late at that point to move your own bitcoins from your own wallet onto an exchange", he said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:07

Following the meeting, Impact spokesman Bernard Harbour said it needed more than a promise from Ryanair about union recognition, adding the union wanted a "signature on a piece of paper". The fiasco triggered pilots' demands for better working conditions and representation, with some departing for other carriers. Pilots in Italy, Germany and Ireland had also threatened similar action for this week.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:59

The Ikea inquiry is the latest in series of investigations by European regulators since 2013 into the tax structures of multinational companies operating in Europe and how they are treated by the local tax authorities. When that deal was ruled illegal by the European Commission the company struck a new deal that allowed it to move its profits to Liechtenstein, which is not in the EU.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:22

Delta canceled almost 400 flights today and 1,000 flights Sunday after the power outage in Atlanta . A ground stop means flights to ATL are held at departure airports. The utility said there are "many redundant systems in place" to ensure the power supply to the airport and that such outages at the airport "are very rare".

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:10

But during his confirmation hearing he was unable to answer a series of questioned posed by Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana quickly went viral. Above, Petersen in July. Secondly, Kennedy was one of the Senate Republicans who warned the White House about serious issues surrounding nominee, Brett Talley of Alabama, as to his truthfulness and inexperience for the federal bench.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:07

Hopkinson would not confirm that the bodies are of Barry Sherman and his wife Honey Sherman. A police spokesman said emergency services were called to the house just before noon on Friday. He is estimated to be worth almost $5 billion and is believed to be the 15th richest person in Canada. The couple leave behind four children. "As employees, we are proud of his tremendous accomplishments, honoured to have known him, and vow to carry on with the Apotex objective in his honour".

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:00

A yet-to-be identified 29-year-old knife-wielding man was shot by security operatives at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport and detained for questioning after making threats. A police spokesman told AD newspaper there was no assumption of a terrorist motive . Trains were briefly ordered not to stop at the airport's underground station.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:55

Facebook would prefer that you don't unfriend your old high school buddies every time they say something you disagree with. Everyone has a Facebook friend they find annoying, whether because they post bad dad jokes, spout political nonsense, or simply have dissimilar views and interests.

by | December 15, 2017 | 02:52

There are no immediate reports of injuries. - Ullah lives in Brooklyn and is of Bangladeshi descent, two law enforcement sources said. The suspect was taken to Bellevue Hospital in serious condition. "We understand that", Cuomo said. Christina Bethea, 29, a security guard from Yonkers, a New York City northern suburb, said she was getting off a southbound 1 line subway train en route to work Monday morning when she heard a loud noise.

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:47

Other immigration reform bills being weighed in Congress leave the visa lottery in place. "Congress must also act on my Administration's other proposals to enhance domestic security, including increasing the number of Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers, enhancing the arrest and detention authorities for immigration officers, and ending fraud and abuse in our immigration system".

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:48

It is within this time window that stargazers will witness a shower that boasts anywhere between 20 to 120 meteors per hour. To increase the chances of seeing meteors, choose a site at least 40 miles from a major city, Astronomy.com said.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:04

The goal for mail, online and other gifts is $260,000. The Salvation Army in Hayward is in desperate need of bell ringers this holiday season, Salvation Army officials said. His organization, a faith-based homeless and food distribution center, seems to be bucking the trend of declining financial and volunteer assistance this season.

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:28

LiAngelo received an indefinite suspension after authorities caught him and two UCLA teammates shoplifting during the school's overseas trip to China . The Ball family's brief association with college basketball is over. Teams in Europe and Asia have expressed interest in the brothers, according to ESPN .

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:25

South Korean organisers of the Pyeongchang Olympics are pushing for the North to compete as they hope to portray the event as a symbol of peace on the flashpoint peninsula. The Russian boss of fencing's ruling body has attacked the ban on his country's flag at the Pyeongchang Games as contradicting "the principles of the Olympic movement".

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:14

There were 50 sold out positions, amounting to 5.13 million shares. The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: VANGUARD GROUP INC with 35.57 million shares, BLACKROCK INC. Richard C Young Co Limited reported 290,053 shares. Boston Private Wealth Ltd Liability, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 58,470 shares. Moreover, Matrix Asset Inc has 1.64% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 355,073 shares.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:38

Customers can book coffee tasting experiences on Alibaba's e-commerce site and also buy special Starbucks Reserve coffee and related products tied to the store's launch. Starbucks' new Shanghai store is 30,000 square feet. China is critical for Starbucks. Four more reserve roasteries are expected to open by 2020, in Milan , New York , Chicago and Tokyo .

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:37

In its statement, IATA said the USA figure, up from a forecast $15.6 billion in 2017, actually represents a slight fall away in market share. The figure for 2017 was revised upwards from $31.4 billion forecast in June. "Despite the challenges, there is positive momentum heading into 2018". A rise in cargo carried to 62.5 million tonnes, up 4.5% on the 59.9 million tonnes in 2017.