South Korean police brace for nationwide rallies against Park

The first female president of a North Asian nation, 64-year-old Park has apologised twice to the nation for allowing her friend Choi Soon-sil to interfere in government affairs. The atmosphere over the five weekends of demonstrations so far has been ... More..

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Are Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Earnings Estimates Revised?
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Are Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Earnings Estimates Revised?

Recently analysts working for various investment brokerages have changed their ratings and price targets on shares of Tesla Motors, Inc . So investors tend to keep an eye on that "days to cover" metric, becaus...More..

GoPro Cutting 15% of Workforce, Shuts Down Entertainment Unit
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

GoPro Cutting 15% of Workforce, Shuts Down Entertainment Unit

GoPro has been struggling with slowing sales of its action cameras, which took a hit when it had to recall its recently launched Karma drone . "We are headed into 2017 with a powerful global brand, our best e...More..

Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed

Also finishing lower - by 1.4% - was the Russell 2000, an index of smaller companies. CURRENCIES: The euro rose to $1.0600 from $1.0587 on Monday. Worries over Italy's constitutional referendum also loom. Oil...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Amazon reportedly working on 'premium Echo' with 7-inch touchscreen

The Echo has proven popular and, as of this writing, is the third best-seller on Amazon .com. As with the current crop of Alexa-equipped devices, the new speaker will also respond to verbal commands. Echo Do...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Oil markets jittery ahead of OPEC meeting later in day

For the first time in its history, the kingdom is implementing an austerity program. To be more specific, the index grew all the way up to 19.013,12 points, thereby gaining some 0,3% relative to the close price...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Fans choose at the American Music Awards

Sting performed his current single and two Police classics and acknowledged the "very real debt I owe to American music". Check out Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj's performance of "Side to Side" at the 2016...More..

by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Britain stops Trump making plans for Nigel

Foreign secretary Boris Johnson , who was answering questions in the House of Commons, insisted the United Kingdom already had "an excellent ambassador in Washington who is doing a first-rate job". No 10 iss...More..

Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) Short Interest Up 13.3% in November
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) Short Interest Up 13.3% in November

Nomura lifted their price objective on Urban Outfitters from $30.00 to $33.00 and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 17th. The business had revenue of $862.50 million ...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

Now, Walmart and Target just fired the opening salvo by intensifying the holiday price war against online retail giant Amazon. "But the savings are around $100", Ortiz said. Blurring the distinction between b...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Conway tweets about Trump base anger over Romney

The fact that Trump revanchists want an apology out of him as an initial act of obeisance tells you pretty much how his entire tenure would go. While the rest of the Republican party was content to ride along o...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Ignoring recount questions, Trump team focuses on new hires

McFarland as deputy national security adviser . She ran for New York's U.S. Senate seat in 2006. She joins retired Gen. Michael Flynn, previously named as Trump's national security adviser . Putin stepped r...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

British PM Outraged Over Trump's Suggestion for Brexit Figure

Foreign Secretary and former mayor of London , Boris Johnson , another high profile Brexit supporter. We believe, the United Kingdom is free to choose its ambassador to the USA and Mr. administration. T...More..

Filipinos march in Manila to protest dictator's divisive burial
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Filipinos march in Manila to protest dictator's divisive burial

Thousands of Filipinos, including more than a dozen nude students, protested Friday a. Non-organized students - from schools such as Manila Science High School, Adamson University, and Lyceum University of ...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Hate Letter Sent to Calif. Mosques

The note also made reference to Donald Trump and said that the president-elect is "going to cleanse America and it make it shine again". "And, he's going to start with you Muslims", the letter read. Long live...More..

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

The next populist shock may be Italy's December 4 referendum

Credit default swaps have increased in cost to insure the event, but some investors point to the positive equity market outcomes in the wake of Brexit and the Trump election. Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena (BM...More..

Govt extends toll exemption on NHs till Dec 2 mid-night
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Govt extends toll exemption on NHs till Dec 2 mid-night

Payment through old notes for current and arrear dues to utilities will now be limited to water and electricity, only for individuals and households. Toll payment at toll plazas can be made via old Rs.500 not...More..

Donald Trump warms to the idea of climate change
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Donald Trump warms to the idea of climate change

Gen. James Mattis over the weekend, Trump revealed to The Times he was "surprised" and "impressed" by Mattis" answer on waterboarding. The meeting was almost cancelled in the morning, after both parties fai...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Very Important Tips For Surviving Black Friday And Cyber Monday

For Walmart , Black Friday is an important test to see whether its efforts to increase online sales are bearing fruit, at a time when this brick-and-mortar company is struggling from a declining trend in i...More..

What's Open, What's Closed in Darien This Thanksgiving
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

What's Open, What's Closed in Darien This Thanksgiving

Walmart is open from 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day . Some of the stores at the Shoppes at Eastchase will be open on Thursday, but the outdoor mall itself will not. "So we chose to stay closed for that day ...More..

Zika-Associated Microcephaly Can Present After Birth
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Zika-Associated Microcephaly Can Present After Birth

DE now has 16 cases of the Zika virus, prompting health officials to remind residents to take care while traveling during the holidays. On Tuesday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated tha...More..

Heartbroken repo man pays off elderly couple's auto
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Heartbroken repo man pays off elderly couple's auto

I knew what was going on. "They'd fallen behind because of the price of (the) husband's medications that have doubled over the past year", he wrote on a GoFundMe page he started for the couple, Stan and Pat...More..

No. 4 North Carolina beats No. 16 Wisconsin 71-56 in Maui
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

No. 4 North Carolina beats No. 16 Wisconsin 71-56 in Maui

Bronson Koenig scored 21 points, Nigel Hayes had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and Wisconsin opened the Maui Invitational with a win over Tennessee. The Cowboys had little impact on North Carolina with th...More..

ATMs recalibrated to dispense new notes
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

ATMs recalibrated to dispense new notes

By November 21, over 82,000 ATMs that account for nearly 40% of the total cash-vending machines, have been recalibrated after the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) constituted a task force under Deputy Governor S...More..

'Little People, Big World' stars expecting first child
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

'Little People, Big World' stars expecting first child

The " Little People, Big World " stars announced the exciting pregnancy news on November 21 in the CUTEST way and we could not be more thrilled for the happy couple. 'We are just enjoying the moment right now, ...More..

Iran, Iraq said to miss energy talks with Saudis
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Iran, Iraq said to miss energy talks with Saudis

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude closed 15 cents lower at $45.42. Brent for January settlement declined 26 cents to $46.69/bbl on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange, trading at a 61-cent premium t...More..

Couple had sex in McDonald's lot in front of boy, 6
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Couple had sex in McDonald's lot in front of boy, 6

A CT couple was arrested on charges that they allegedly engaged in sexual activites in a McDonald's parking. Officers were called to the parking lot at McDonald's on the Boston Post Road on November 15. Clark...More..

Cone Midstream Partners (NYSE:CNNX) Valuation According To Analysts
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Cone Midstream Partners (NYSE:CNNX) Valuation According To Analysts

The Firm focuses on providing midstream energy services, including gathering, transmission, processing, fractionation, brine services and marketing, to producers of natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), crud...More..

Fidelity Investments' chairman Ned Johnson to retire
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Fidelity Investments' chairman Ned Johnson to retire

But over the past decade Fidelity's advantage has slipped as investors have poured billions of dollars into passive investment strategies, namely index funds run by archrival Vanguard Group. It went on to highl...More..

Strong Screwfix sales drive Kingfisher revenue to nearly £3bn in third quarter
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Strong Screwfix sales drive Kingfisher revenue to nearly £3bn in third quarter

Screwfix saw sales rose by nearly a quarter in the third quarter of its financial year helped by its "leading digital capability", parent company Kingfisher said today. For the quarter, total Group sales of 2...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Demonetization drive is to safeguard honest people's interest

The Indian community and every Indian employed over here should have a certain level of tolerance to accept the changes brought in by the government considering common interests and also accept this initiative,...More..

Officers douse pipeline protesters in subfreezing weather
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Officers douse pipeline protesters in subfreezing weather

The two sides clashed overnight, with officers using tear gas, rubber bullets and water sprays against protesters they say assaulted officers with rocks and burning logs. After clashes in October, police barr...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Lufthansa cancels 876 flights on Wednesday due to pilots' strike

The strike, the 14th to hit the airline in its dispute with the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union, will run from midnight and affect short-haul and long-haul flights departing from German airports. Lufthansa said ...More..

Brexit slashes United Kingdom household wealth by $1.5T
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Brexit slashes United Kingdom household wealth by $1.5T

And even as growth slows, Singapore's wealth per adult rose 1.4 per cent to US$277,000 in 2016, making Singapore seventh top economy in the world with the highest average wealth per adult . The country had L...More..

Queues Getting Shorter At Banks; Long Wait At ATMs Continues
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Queues Getting Shorter At Banks; Long Wait At ATMs Continues

During the day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had retweeted a tweet alleging that the government had silently withdrawn higher cash limit for marriages and farmers . I appreciate your determination to d...More..

Mitt Romney 'under consideration' as USA secretary of state, Donald Trump says
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Mitt Romney 'under consideration' as USA secretary of state, Donald Trump says

Chris Christie, who had been ousted as chairman of Trump's transition team; former NY mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani; and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, an immigration hard-liner. defense secretary, told CNN...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Which? investigates Black Friday discounts and asks: 'deal or no deal?'

That means their bread and butter: electronics. When you shop in stores on Black Friday , how much time do you have to compare prices before buying an actual item? Of course, we can't talk Black Friday 201...More..

Firefight in NC mountains rages against the wind
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Firefight in NC mountains rages against the wind

The Lakelands volunteers are working 12-hour shifts that started Wednesday and will continue through Friday, and unusual said Greenwood Fire Department's personnel are staying on call overnight. "We're well tak...More..

Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields wins pro debut
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields wins pro debut

She believes she can someday headline pay-per-view cards of her own like Ward-Kovalev at the glittering new T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip. Shields was so good in Rio that she was awarded the women's...More..

Still doing business Trump just can't quit his company
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Still doing business Trump just can't quit his company

A meeting President-elect Donald Trump had with business partners from India last week has added to concerns about how he will separate his presidency from his sprawling business ventures in the USA and ove...More..

Mexico and U.S. footballers unite to oppose Trump's bigotry
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Mexico and U.S. footballers unite to oppose Trump's bigotry

The Mexican foreign ministry said it would activate a free 1-800 hotline, open 24 hours per day, "to deal with any doubts about immigration measures or report incidents". Normally, football teams pose separat...More..

Obama: I'll push back on Trump if needed to defend US ideals
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Obama: I'll push back on Trump if needed to defend US ideals

Without US approval the current agreement can not be implemented. Trump campaigned against the TPP and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) as bad for U.S. "It's a more traditional trade deal, redu...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Cogill: Harry Potter Fans Will Love "Fantastic Beasts"

Old-era NY is intoxicating, the costuming delightful, and the eponymous creatures as cute as any I've seen in a magical realm. He's there as part of a trip he's taking around the world, during which he's resear...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Asian shares mixed, Nikkei up as Yellen remarks lift dollar

The Australian and New Zealand Dollars remain under pressure early Friday as investors continue to react to hawkish comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen . "Some of the proposals that (President-elect Donald) T...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Melania Trump meets with First Lady Michelle Obama at White House

Meanwhile, President-elect Donald Trump said he "very much looks forward" to dealing with President Barack Obama in the future. Ms Clinton, holding back the bitter disappointment of not becoming America's f...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Arrests in Greece after protest during Obama visit

Since Obama's arrival on Wednesday on his sixth and last trip to Germany as president, he and Merkel have focused several meetings on issues of globalization and trans-Atlantic cooperation. He elicited nerv...More..

That's no snow: Sea of foam cascades from airport hangar
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

That's no snow: Sea of foam cascades from airport hangar

Christmas hasn't come early. The release of the fire retardant, technically an "aqueous film-forming foam", has now flooded the streets, setting scenes of freezing winters, minus the chill. The foam-filled fa...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders before return to US

That trade pact is now considered politically dead because of Trump's victory. "We need to actively guide globalization, promote equity and justice, and make globalization more resilient, inclusive and sustai...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Tesla, SolarCity shareholders prepare to vote on merger

The shingles would reportedly feature tempered glass made by Tesla , a new solar film from specially intended for this project, as well as solar power technology jointly developed by Tesla , SolarCity and P...More..

ECB´s Draghi calls for greater regulatory certainty for banks
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

ECB´s Draghi calls for greater regulatory certainty for banks

The recent comments from European Central Bank officials have shown a slight shift of emphasis with a focus on the need to secure a self-sustained increase in inflation and not just reaching the target with t...More..