Thursday March 23-rd, 2017

NYC closes city beaches Monday because of Hermine NYC closes city beaches Monday because of Hermine

But first forecasters expect Hermine to turn to the north-east and decrease its forward speed on Saturday night, pick up strength and then achieve hurricane force again on Sunday. Torrential rain and damaging winds lashed Florida early Friday as Herm...

Barak: Netnayhau's fight with Obama cost Israel $4.5B in defense aid

Graham led in recent months a campaign in recent months to increase US military aid to Israel beyond what the Obama administration had offered, and even publically confronted the White House on the subject while using harsh language. Graham, a hawk...

Wells Fargo bogus-account scandal draws DOJ probe, WSJ says Wells Fargo bogus-account scandal draws DOJ probe, WSJ says

Tolstedt reportedly had authority over the 5,300 employees who the bank said it fired over the course of five years for creating bogus accounts. Some of the practices in which the bank engaged, as alleged by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ...

Packers at Vikings: Odds, trends and more

Adrian Peterson of the Vikings rushed for a dismal 31 yards on 19 carries. "I don't know. Maybe I will". "Once I'm back there, I'm just going to let loose", the 2012 NFL MVP cracked in a conference call. Replacing Teddy Bridgewater , out for the s...

Man and woman shot dead in East Finchley, North London Man and woman shot dead in East Finchley, North London

A man and a woman have died of gunshot wounds at a flat in north London on Friday morning, police said. One relative, who did not wish to be named, said: "We think they were at the wrong place at the wrong time". We did not expect this in London. ...

Donald Trump opens up about his weight to celebrity physician Dr. Oz Donald Trump opens up about his weight to celebrity physician Dr. Oz

Hillary Clinton's bout of pneumonia has sent conspiracy theorists into overdrive. In a letter dated September 13, his doctor reveals previously undisclosed details about the presidential candidate's health. While typically people are urged to hav...

Australian man burned by exploding Samsung phone

In total 2.5 million units have been recalled. Samsung said it has sold more than 1 million Note 7 smartphones since the product's launch. Australian flyers, beware: flight attendants may ask you to put away your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 .

Ford Small-Car Production To Move From US to Mexico

Exciting in that it's a auto that, well, drives itself. General Motors is also rethinking its small vehicle strategy for the USA and foreign-owned makers are also looking at options, especially as they boost their own production presence in Mexico....

Florida Man Claims Galaxy Note 7 Exploded, Destroyed Vehicle Florida Man Claims Galaxy Note 7 Exploded, Destroyed Vehicle

Samsung, the world's biggest smartphone vendor, has sold 2.5 million of the premium devices so far. Samsung is recalling and replacing up to 2.5 million Note 7 devices, with almost $1 billion dollar cost to the company. In a statement posted on...

NY settles with 4 companies to stop tracking children online NY settles with 4 companies to stop tracking children online

The companies, including Hasbro Inc. and JumpStart Games Inc., violated the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, which bars companies from collecting or using personal information of young children without parental approval, New York...

Elon Musk to Reveal Autopilot Improvements for Tesla on Sunday

Autopilot is meant to allow drivers to remove their hands from the wheel for up to three minutes, depending on the driving scenario. In a call with reporters, Mr Musk said the NHTSA appeared to be "happy" with the Autopilot update. Joshua Brown ,...

Reliance Infrastructure's Q1 net profit up 7 pc

The total expenses increased to Rs 277.98 crore, over Rs 266.44 crore in the corresponding quarter of previous fiscal. Its EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) business has an orderbook of Rs 2,720 crore and earned revenue of Rs 723 cror...

Pandora takes on Spotify, Apple with new streaming services Pandora takes on Spotify, Apple with new streaming services

According to Sisario's article dated September 11, Sunday, the said executives chose to remain anonymous since negotiations are still ongoing. Pandora now only requires to ink a deal with Warner Music Group. Last year, Pandora acquired music str...

The journey to Mass Effect: Andromeda begins on N7 day The journey to Mass Effect: Andromeda begins on N7 day

During Sony's Playstation Meeting last week, Sony and EA announced that the next Mass Effect installment, Mass Effect: Andromeda , would make use of the PS4 Pro's extra horsepower to deliver crisper visuals, and high-dynamic range lighting.

Starboard buys into drugmaker Perrigo and pushes for changes Starboard buys into drugmaker Perrigo and pushes for changes

Hendrickson took over as CEO earlier this year after the departure of Joe Papa, who led the charge against the Mylan hostile takeover attempt and later left to become chief executive at Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. Hendrickson is sche...

Fed's Lockhart refrains from comments on timing of next rate hike Fed's Lockhart refrains from comments on timing of next rate hike

Asked about his position on interest rates ahead of the Fed's monetary policy meeting next week, Kashkari said he didn't believe it "constructive to speculate on the next meeting". Wall Street ended Friday with its worst selloff since the Brexit deci...

ESPN's College GameDay to bypass OU-Ohio State for Florida State-Louisville ESPN's College GameDay to bypass OU-Ohio State for Florida State-Louisville

His medium was a stroke of genius: ESPN College GameDay's nationally televised broadcast. The game is sold out, except for some VIP experiences, but you don't have to have a ticket to watch "GameDay", which will broadcast from 9 a.m.to noon ET fr...

Sports Direct apologises for shortcomings in working practices

BI will be at the AGM and reporting on what happens. At one stage Mr Ashley - who has been lambasted for not paying staff the National Minimum Wage, using zero-hour contracts and presiding over "Victorian" working practices - pulled out a wad of fi...

These Tech Firms Are Caught Up In the Hanjin Shipping Debacle

The main creditor of Hanjin Shipping refused a South Korean court's request to give further financial support to the debt-ridden shipper, local news reported on September 8. The shipping line applied for Chapter 15 protection in the US on Septemb...

S.Korea's Hanjin Shipping files for court receivership -MoneyToday S.Korea's Hanjin Shipping files for court receivership -MoneyToday

According to Korea Securities Depository, as of Tuesday, Hanjin Shipping has about 1.1 trillion won worth outstanding bonds excluding perpetual papers. Hanjin Shipping had said Monday that some foreign banks had agreed to extend the maturity of it...

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