Twitter Plans To Stream Non-Stop Live Videos

This revelation comes just weeks after Twitter lost the right to stream the National Football League to Amazon . For instance, the National Football League package got about 3.5 million unique viewers to the platform, Oscars pre and post shows gar... More..

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What Do Analysts Say About Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

What Do Analysts Say About Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine the appropriate value for a stock . Thanks to an increase of nearly 5.56% in the past one month, the stock price is now with underperformi...More..

Tesla Model S loses top rating from Consumer Reports over brake issue
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Tesla Model S loses top rating from Consumer Reports over brake issue

FMR LLC raised its stake in shares of Tesla by 13.3% in the fourth quarter. Bank of America Merrill Lynch cut its price forecast on Tesla shares on Tuesday, saying the electric auto maker's "long-term viabili...More..

The Trump Effect? Twitter Use Jumped in Last 3 Months
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Trump Effect? Twitter Use Jumped in Last 3 Months

For the first three months of 2017, Twitter's monthly active user base increased 9 million sequentially - the biggest quarterly gain in two years - reaching 328 million. In the first quarter revenue fell ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

Among 24 analysts covering ASOS Plc ( LON:ASC ), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. This is 25.74% from the current price. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 410 ($5.16) price target...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wells Fargo executives apologize to shareholders

Only three of Wells Fargo's 15 directors received more than 90 percent of votes. - Wells Fargo & Co's WFC.N directors face an unusual and hard task after shareholders rebuffed majority: reformulating the board ...More..

Nasdaq closes above 6000, setting new record
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Nasdaq closes above 6000, setting new record

This time around, stocks are running higher on the back of easing geopolitical risks, better-than-expected corporate earnings and the so-called Trump rally, fueled by hope of tax cuts, infrastructure spending a...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

FCC plans to review regulations on media ownership

Pai, named chairman by Republican President Donald Trump in January, said previous year the FCC should have repealed the ban on ownership of a broadcast station and newspaper in the same market, citing the clos...More..

Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan

White House officials had already revealed that Trump's plan would reduce the top corporate income tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent. The plan also will include a sharp cut in the top tax rate on pass-t...More..

PM to chair NITI's Governing Council meet on Sunday
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

PM to chair NITI's Governing Council meet on Sunday

The current financial year in India - April to March - was adopted in 1867, principally to align the Indian financial year with that of the British government. "Odisha has a high percentage of population below ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

US to impose 20 percent duties on Canadian softwood lumber: Ross

The tariffs have been anticipated since last week when Trump launched a barrage of criticism against Canada's dairy, energy and lumber sectors. The move was expected: the deep-rooted dispute over lumber prici...More..

Mumbai Indians win toss, opt to field against Rising Pune Supergiant
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Mumbai Indians win toss, opt to field against Rising Pune Supergiant

MI are now riding high, having equalled their longest winning streak in the IPL. Earlier, sent into bat, Rising Pune Supergiant scored 160 for six. And Dhoni is also doing well now which can be consider as ...More..

Agnieszka Radwanska Believes Maria Sharapova Should Earn Right To Play
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Agnieszka Radwanska Believes Maria Sharapova Should Earn Right To Play

The 30-year-old's wildcard entry has already been called "disrespectful" by ex-world number one Caroline Wozniacki. Especially given the long months of deliberations that ensued in ironing out the actualities o...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Trump Takes Friendlier Stance On EU As Italy's PM Visits

On foreign policy, Trump said it was "possible" the US will withdraw from the nuclear accord with Iran forged by Obama and five other world leaders. President Donald Trump sat down for his first meeting with ...More..

Trump orders review of financial rules to prevent future crises
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Trump orders review of financial rules to prevent future crises

Asked at an off-camera briefing earlier in the day whether it's problematic that this review will be underway as the president and Congress look to roll out a tax overhaul package, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuc...More..

PPG Industries sweetens offer for AkzoNobel
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

PPG Industries sweetens offer for AkzoNobel

The move turns up the heat on Akzo ahead of its annual meeting on Tuesday where it will face a group of shareholders unhappy it has not engaged with PPG. PPG, anticipating an objection from Akzo, said it would ...More..

Qatar Airways to launch flights from Cardiff Airport
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Qatar Airways to launch flights from Cardiff Airport

Plans to launch Las Vegas flights have been postponed from early 2018 until the second quarter "mainly due to technical reasons". The Qatar Airways CEO also said expressed confidence in Trump, calling him a "...More..

Greece primary surplus well above target in 2016 - EU Commission
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Greece primary surplus well above target in 2016 - EU Commission

Under the bailout, Greece needed to clock a primary surplus of 0.5 per cent of output in 2016, followed by 1.75 per cent this year and 3.5 per cent in 2018. In 2015, the country reported a government deficit of...More..

Chappell edges Koepka by 1 stroke to win Texas Open
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Chappell edges Koepka by 1 stroke to win Texas Open

Kuboya started the final round six strokes off the lead but made up ground on Sunday with seven birdies in a bogey-free round at the Chiba Country Club in Noda, Japan. He tapped in to gain a stroke, and he made...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

IPL 2017: Rising Pune Supergiant to take on Sunrisers Hyderabad

Ganguly has urged Dhoni not to let up on the intensity. One of Thampi's coaches at Gujarat Lions, Sitanshu Kotak, hailed the pacer for delivering in a game that was a must-win for the Gujarat side. If the pre...More..

Reports that Israel hit Syrian military post in Quneitra, killing three fighters
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Reports that Israel hit Syrian military post in Quneitra, killing three fighters

A military spokesperson said in a statement that "two projectiles were launched from Syria and hit the northern Golan Heights". The Syrian army could not immediately be reached for comment. The Arabs were f...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

France's Macron heads for runoff with Le Pen in May

He said he wants to gather "the largest possible" support before the runoff. With Le Pen wanting France to leave the European Union and Macron wanting even closer cooperation between the bloc's 28 nations, Su...More..

March for Science events to take place around the globe
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

March for Science events to take place around the globe

In Geneva, marchers carried signs that said, "Science - A Candle in the Dark" and "Science is the Answer". "Science is for everyone, and should be supported by everyone in our government". "While climate change...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

BJP's two-day national executive meet begins in Bhubaneswar

After arriving in Bhubaneswar, Shah paid tributes to Dalit icon Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his birth anniversary and later joined his state party colleagues in celebrating the Odia new year. "The people in Odisha wan...More..

'US seeks help for dismantling financial networks of terror
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

'US seeks help for dismantling financial networks of terror

This year's meetings were dominated by a debate over how to respond to a rising tide of anti-globalization sentiment evidenced in the United States by the election of President Donald Trump, who pledged during ...More..

York police arrest 104 after officers pose as child sex workers
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

York police arrest 104 after officers pose as child sex workers

He said there were hundreds of men who responded to undercover officers' online advertisements and majority stopped communicating when they found out they appeared to be dealing with underage girls - but 104 me...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

S&P 500 edges lower ahead of French election

The week ended with roughly one-fifth of S&P 500 companies having reported on their quarters, 76% of those beating earnings estimates. "As we see a steady stream of earnings, on balance the season has been ...More..

Expert views: India's monsoon rains seen at average levels in 2017
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Expert views: India's monsoon rains seen at average levels in 2017

Private weather forecaster Skymet, however, last month predicted below-normal monsoon rains at 95% of LPA this year. "The country will receive 96% of the long period average", K. The CFS model was further mod...More..

Lavalin to acquire Atkins
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Lavalin to acquire Atkins

A successful deal would strengthen SNC-Lavalin's foothold in Europe, which accounted for only 5.3 per cent of its sales previous year, while Atkins generates nearly half its £1.862 billion annual revenue there,...More..

Elon Musk's grand plan for your brain includes adding new senses
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Elon Musk's grand plan for your brain includes adding new senses

Musk told Mr. Musk and his think-tank do not have everything figured out just yet, but the general idea is to advance the neural implant tech while they wait until laws and regulations let them actually implant...More..

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

Volkswagen admitted to conspiring for almost a decade to deceive USA officials with illegal software that allowed vehicles to pass government emissions tests and then pollute far beyond legal limits on the road...More..

United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned

More than half of Americans (52 percent) said they see Trump unfavorably. He called the decision to cut flights a temporary response to a drop in demand, saying it does not signal a desire by Emirates to ha...More..

Road rampage: A Life Lost After Teens Celebrating Last Exam Ram…
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Road rampage: A Life Lost After Teens Celebrating Last Exam Ram…

Three others identified as Asif, Karan and Sanjay were also critically injured. Witnesses say the auto, a Hyundai i20, was being driven at a very high speed and the teenager lost control and drove on a paveme...More..

End of VIP culture? No beacon lights even for PM Modi
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

End of VIP culture? No beacon lights even for PM Modi

The legislation doesn't even exempt vehicles transporting the country's prime minister, president, or heads of states. "Otherwise, there is no preferential treatment", Naidu, who holds the portfolio of Informat...More..

Ofcom unveils detailed plan to share BT's ducts and poles for broadband
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ofcom unveils detailed plan to share BT's ducts and poles for broadband

Final connections into homes: BT should ensure capacity is available on its telegraph poles for additional fibre cables that connect buildings to a competitor's network. But Ofcom wants to reduce the UK's reli...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

OPEC figures show oil output cuts exceed pledge in March

The agency said non-OPEC signatories, including Russian Federation and Oman, raised their compliance rate to 64 percent, from 38 percent in February. "Total motor gasoline inventories decreased by 3 million b...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

EIA raises US oil production outlook, cuts oil price forecast

This takes it below a target included in an output reduction deal by OPEC and some non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation which came into force on January 1 for an initial run of six months. But the ...More..

Tesla Issues Recall for Stuck Parking Brakes
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Tesla Issues Recall for Stuck Parking Brakes

According to Vox , the electric parking brakes on these Model S and Model X vehicles - more than half of the Teslas sold in 2016 - may fail to release. Tesla has said it will be contacting customers who may ha...More..

Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres meets with Trump at the White House for the first time since both took office earlier this year and amid a USA push to cut funding to the world body and its agencies. U.S...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

North Korea warns USA of a pre-emptive strike

Reclusive North Korea regularly threatens to destroy Japan, South Korea and the USA and has shown no let-up in its belligerence after Sunday's failed missile test. On April 17, North Korea attempted to launch a...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US

The minimum price for a pack of cigarettes would rise to $13 in New York City under a proposal backed by Mayor Bill de Blasio. "We are here today talking about advancing the health and well-being of all New...More..

Sales beat boosts Unilever's argument to go it alone
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Sales beat boosts Unilever's argument to go it alone

Unilever's share price has slipped marginally lower in London this morning, having lost 0.32 percent to 3,937.50p as of 08:12 BST, underperforming the broader United Kingdom market, with the benchmark FTSE 100...More..

BC party leaders to stake out positions in first election campaign debate
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

BC party leaders to stake out positions in first election campaign debate

I'll be able to do so much more for Sooke, and for all of B.C.as premier. Horgan insisted the NDP plan is fully costed. Horgan said it was "not true" that his platform has a $6 billion funding gap and defen...More..

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

The CFPB said Ocwen violated the Consumer Protection Act, which protects consumers from unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices, and failed to comply with mortgage servicing rules that went into effect ...More..

Emirates cuts flights on five US routes as restrictions hit demand
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Emirates cuts flights on five US routes as restrictions hit demand

Abu Dhabi, UAE-based Etihad told Business Insider on Wednesday that it has no plans to reduce service to the US. "Fellow peers are doing the same thing because we need to be able to work". " Emirates has...More..

Mike Pence praises Indonesia's tolerant values on visit to Jakarta mosque
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Mike Pence praises Indonesia's tolerant values on visit to Jakarta mosque

Vice President Mike Pence announced 11 major deals valued at more than $10 billion between US and Indonesian companies, mostly in energy and defense. There will be clearways in and around the Sydney CBD, Kirr...More..

Amid competition, Verizon loses key customers for first time
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Amid competition, Verizon loses key customers for first time

Growth in the wireless subscribers has slowed down now that most Americans have a cellphone. On a per-share basis, Visa earned 18 cents a share versus 71 cents a share a year ago. 1 USA wireless carrier, report...More..

March Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Falls but Hiring Slows
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

March Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Falls but Hiring Slows

Courier firms cut 1,200 jobs from February to March. "The unemployment rate was down to its lowest level in nearly a decade". Average hourly earnings increased 5 cents or 0.2 per cent in March, which lowered ...More..

Oil Min red-flags Sunday holiday for fuel outlets
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Oil Min red-flags Sunday holiday for fuel outlets

The president of the Federation of All Maharashtra Petrol Dealers Association, Uday Lodh said that the decision came in to support the various demands made to the three public sector oil companies which have no...More..

Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

This is a bit less than the company's own projections that saw it predict 5.2 million subscribers in the first quarter - 1.5 million in the USA and 3.7 million internationally. He downplayed competition, saying...More..