Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

Michigan Drops a Sweet 16 Heartbreaker to OR by One Michigan Drops a Sweet 16 Heartbreaker to OR by One

Dorsey has blossomed into Oregon's star and has been on an absolute tear, averaging 23.6 points on 64.6 percent shooting over the past five games. And Jordan Bell was a monster on the glass with 13 boards. OR guard Tyler Dorsey (5) drives to the ba...

NBC to broadcast 2018 Olympics live in all time zones NBC to broadcast 2018 Olympics live in all time zones

NBC is starting to put its plan together for its broadcast of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. NBC Olympics is also shoring up its social ad sales strategy, announcing today that it will again partner with Snap Inc.to...

What the death of broadband privacy rules means

Senate voted to roll back Federal Communications Commission regulations that make it harder for internet service providers , or ISPs, to sell their users' browsing history for profit . In an unusual political move, the United States Congress h...

Laptop ban on flights 'ineffective for keeping passengers safe'

The United States warned yesterday that extremists plan to target passenger jets with bombs hidden in electronic devices, and banned carrying them onto flights from 10 Middle East airports. Royal Jordanian Airlines is advising passengers that laptops...

Lululemon shares drop after weak outlook Lululemon shares drop after weak outlook

The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.52 Million. (NASDAQ:LULU). Pitcairn reported 0.04% stake. This story was generated by Automated Insights ( http://automatedinsights.com/ap ) using data from Zacks Investment Research . It fall, as 51 investors so...

Conoco-Cenovus Oil Sands Deal: They Just Want Different Things

Cenovus Energy Inc. announced today that they will be purchasing ConocoPhillips' 50% interest in the FCCL Partnership, the companies' jointly owned oil sands venture operated by Cenovus. Combined, the holdings in the agreement can produce 298,000 ...

It's over: Britain files for divorce from the European Union

People in the United Kingdom voted past year to leave the European Union and the government pledged prior to the vote to fulfill the will of its people, regardless of the outcome. Those things have become part of life since the United Kingdom joi...

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

The effort to keep Yates from testifying has further angered Democrats, who have accused Republicans of trying to damage the inquiry. The canceled hearing would have been the first opportunity for the public to hear Yates' account of her role in th...

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

In addition to pulling back from the Clean Power Plan, the administration will also lift a 14-month-old moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands. U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said he has repeatedly fought against unnecessary bureaucratic r...

A European diplomat just said what we all feared about Brexit

Theresa May will this afternoon invoke Article 50 , beginning the formal process of the Britain leaving the EU. German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday snubbed British PM Theresa May's call for negotiations on the UK's exit from the Europ...

Uber pulls self-driving auto fleet following crash in US

As a result of the incident, the firm had halted self-driving operations in the area. Uber is putting its self-driving auto tests on hold whilst it investigates a crash involving one of its vehicles over the weekend. The Tempe, Ariz., crash happe...

BlackRock Bets Big on Power of Machines BlackRock Bets Big on Power of Machines

The company plans to axe seven portfolio managers from funds with around $30 billion (£24 million) of assets, shifting its strategy towards a numbers-driven quantitative approach. While BlackRock's iShares ETF business has been a huge beneficiary...

Bradley Wiggins calls doping questions 'the worst thing' Bradley Wiggins calls doping questions 'the worst thing'

Since the Daily Mail published a story in October 2016 about how a "mystery package" was delivered to the cyclist on the last day of the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine, which he eventually won, the cyclist and his team - Team Sky - have both been under...

Blackstone sells stake in SeaWorld to China's Zhonghong Group Blackstone sells stake in SeaWorld to China's Zhonghong Group

This purchase, which will be finalized during the 2017 second quarter, will make the Chinese group the largest SeaWorld shareholder, with a possibility of increasing its stake to 24.9%. Visitors to its Florida parks declined, and the company was re...

Zuckerman letter: GOP health care Zuckerman letter: GOP health care

The legislation represented the first test of Trump's prowess as a dealmaker in Washington. "It has been clear that the Republicans in the House did not have the support they needed from their team to repeal the ACA and replace it with TrumpCare".

Trump Clean Power Plan: Executive Order Will Dismantle Program

New Jersey Commissioner of Environmental Protection Bob Martin called the rule "unprecedented regulatory overreach" shortly after it was unveiled. As attorney general for Oklahoma, the 48-year-old Republican filed or joined in more than a dozen la...

Intelligence Committee Democrats Launch Civil War Against Trump Intelligence Committee Democrats Launch Civil War Against Trump

The source of the intelligence reports cited by Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., has been a matter of increasing speculation, as the chairman declined to inform Democratic members of the existence of intelligence reports before briefing reporters and th...

German Chancellor's Center-right Party Wins State Election German Chancellor's Center-right Party Wins State Election

The unexpectedly strong performance in the state of Saarland in southwest Germany came as Merkel prepares to seek a fourth term as German Chancellor. "It will be a hard election campaign and we have every chance", she added. They might become the t...

Senior meal delivery unaffected by proposed federal budget

The Ellwood City program serves an estimated 50 people within a 5-mile radius of Ellwood City Hospital. Sending more of the money directly to programs would save money. "We get a larger percentage from our budget from the federal government", Winstea...

NY governor applauds failed effort to repeal and replace healthcare law NY governor applauds failed effort to repeal and replace healthcare law

The debate threw some rare light on New York's costly Medicaid program, which spends more than $1 billion a week on care for the poor and aged. A Congressional Budget Office score of a recent version of the bill predicted it could lead to 24 millio...

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