Barnes And Noble Losses: Blame Harry Potter

Shares in bookseller Barnes & Noble tumbled almost 12 percent Thursday after the company reported a sharp drop in quarterly sales. Barnes & Noble, Inc. Public Employees Retirement System of OH increased its stake in Barnes & Noble by 1.4% in the fi... More..

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Randi Zuckerberg: Alaska Airlines Encouraged Pervert To Harass Me
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Randi Zuckerberg: Alaska Airlines Encouraged Pervert To Harass Me

The passenger next to Zuckerberg on a flight from Los Angeles to Mazatlan, Mexico , "began making explicit, lewd, and highly offensive sexual comments" to her right after boarding the plane, "started talking t...More..

Maggi Noodles is compliant with FSSAI norms: Nestle India
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Maggi Noodles is compliant with FSSAI norms: Nestle India

A Nestle India spokesperson however denied that any ash was added to Maggi noodles , calling the product "100% safe" and saying the relevant samples were from 2015. Ash percentage of 2.60 per cent was found ...More..

Dow Surges, Breaks Above 24000 Ahead of Senate Tax Vote
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Dow Surges, Breaks Above 24000 Ahead of Senate Tax Vote

Economists had expected income to rise by 0.3%. The report said real gross domestic product surged up by an upwardly revised 3.3 percent in the third quarter compared to the originally reported 3.0 percent ju...More..

Applebee's offering $1 Long Island iced teas in December
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Applebee's offering $1 Long Island iced teas in December

Since the holidays are stressful you can now get L.I.T. for an low-cost deal. The sweet concoction of vodka, tequila, gin, white rum, soda and lemon juice is reportedly a big favorite at the restaurant. Accor...More..

All seven United Kingdom major banks pass BoE stress tests
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

All seven United Kingdom major banks pass BoE stress tests

Banks, meanwhile, incur losses of about £50bn in the first two years of the stress. The central bank ruled however that the nation's seven top retail banks must hold another £6 billion in combined capital res...More..

TSX ends down as Scotiabank leads financials lower (BNS)
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

TSX ends down as Scotiabank leads financials lower (BNS)

Bank of Nova Scotia has a 1-year low of C$73.25 and a 1-year high of C$85.50. Bank of Nova Scotia had a return on equity of 14.91% and a net margin of 30.50%. Profit in Scotiabank's key Canadian banking oper...More..

New Video Proves iPhone X's Face ID Can Be Tricked By Masks
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

New Video Proves iPhone X's Face ID Can Be Tricked By Masks

From there, Bkav is successfully able to unlock the iPhone X using just the 3D printed mask, even with attention detection enabled. About 2 weeks ago the company has suggested that important people like bil...More..

United Kingdom and European Union edge toward Brexit deal as Ireland is final hurdle
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

United Kingdom and European Union edge toward Brexit deal as Ireland is final hurdle

He said that having ruled out an Irish proposal for Northern Ireland to remain part of the single market and the customs union, it was up to the British to say how they could get round the need for border che...More..

Thousands of American Airlines Flights Under Threat Ahead of CWL Dallas
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thousands of American Airlines Flights Under Threat Ahead of CWL Dallas

The Allied Pilots Association allegedly first got wind of the issue when they were contacted on Friday November 24th about an issue with the pilots' schedule bidding system. Bloomberg reported that flights af...More..

Thanksgiving Weekend Sales Soar Across the Board
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thanksgiving Weekend Sales Soar Across the Board

Thanksgiving Day e-commerce sales totaled $2.87 billion, up 18.3% year-over-year (YoY). Online shopping rose sharply this year, with Cyber Monday becoming the largest online sales day in history at $6. The ...More..

DC archdiocese sues transit agency over rejection of Christmas season ads
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

DC archdiocese sues transit agency over rejection of Christmas season ads

The rejected advertisement promotes the Archdiocese of Washington's annual "Find the Perfect Gift" initiative. While no overtly religious message is included in the text of the ad itself, the home page Findth...More..

Egypt Air 777 and Virgin A330 minor collision at JFK
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Egypt Air 777 and Virgin A330 minor collision at JFK

Per ABC 7 NY, the pilot for the Virgin flight initially informed the control tower that he needed to pull to the side to work out a problem before taking off. Fortunately, no injuries were reported. It happen...More..

Ride-sharing service Uber banned in Israel
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Ride-sharing service Uber banned in Israel

Last week, Uber said hackers compromised personal data from some 57 million riders and drivers worldwide in a breach kept hidden for a year. Uber had argued that its app, which began as a night-time service a...More..

USA court upholds Trump admin takeover of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

USA court upholds Trump admin takeover of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

President Donald Trump is expected to pick a permanent replacement in the coming weeks. "A temporary restraining order would radically alter the status quo, disrupt the orderly operation of the agency, and th...More..

Priest accused in the failed launch of
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Priest accused in the failed launch of "Meteor-M" from Baikonur East

Russian Federation has reportedly lost contact with a crucial satellite, just hours after it was launched into space, according to reports. It was not immediately clear if the Meteor and other satellites fe...More..

Online sales boomed on Black Friday
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Online sales boomed on Black Friday

While shoppers still spent billions in brick-and-mortar stores this weekend, Cyber Monday is stealing major spending away from Thanksgiving and Black Friday . Mobile devices set a new record, representing 47...More..

TRAI unequivocally votes for net neutrality: Angel Broking
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

TRAI unequivocally votes for net neutrality: Angel Broking

The ruling from TRAI comes mere days after Ajit Pai, chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC), unveiled his latest plans of eliminating net neutrality - adopted in 2015 - in the...More..

Uber-Waymo case: Dramatic turn as judge says Uber lawyers withheld evidence
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Uber-Waymo case: Dramatic turn as judge says Uber lawyers withheld evidence

Jacobs said the surveillance occurred overseas. On Tuesday, Alsup delayed it so Waymo can have more time to gather evidence. According to Bloomberg , Uber has already tested U.S. Jacobs said that Uber reache...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Taking a Fresh Look at Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA)

STATE STREET CORP lowered its stake in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) by 3.02% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. ...More..

Bitcoin Hikes $9600 On the Event of Thanksgiving Day
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Bitcoin Hikes $9600 On the Event of Thanksgiving Day

At this moment, Bitcoin has breached yet another high, sitting at $9,065. Shane Chanel from the Australia-based investment firm ASR Wealth Advisers, predicted that bitcoin will hit $12,000 within the next...More..

TransCanada to resume operation of Keystone pipeline
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TransCanada to resume operation of Keystone pipeline

The spill on November 16 forced the company to shut the section of the Keystone pipeline system between Hardisty, Alta., and Cushing Okla. and a spur line to Patoka, Ill., while a southern section extending to ...More..

UK Gov publishes Industrial Strategy
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

UK Gov publishes Industrial Strategy

The UK government's plans for an industrial strategy pledge a key role for universities in regional growth, commit to increasing university-business collaboration funding and reaffirm the commitment to a "major...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

United States shopping season starts with record high online sales

Adobe Insights, which measures 80 percent of digital spending from 100 major US retailers, said a record $5.03 billion was spent online by the end of Black Friday , an increase of 17 percent from a year ago. ...More..

Hanson not giving up on Qld election
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Hanson not giving up on Qld election

But despite a huge swing of 12 per cent towards the party , the threat failed to materialise. "The test will be tomorrow at the polling booth and I believe a lot of people are voting for One Nation". Veteran...More..

Meredith seals $1.85B deal for Time Inc
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Meredith seals $1.85B deal for Time Inc

Time Inc. was bought by Meredith Corporation for $2.8 billion. . The deal is valued at $1.84 billion based on the offering price and number of shares of Time outstanding on September 30. Combined, the compa...More..

S&P retains India's rating at BBB- with stable outlook
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

S&P retains India's rating at BBB- with stable outlook

India's per capita income is the lowest ($2,000 in 2017), of all investment-grade sovereigns that S&P rates, the agency has noted. "The stable outlook reflects our view that over the next two years growth wil...More..

Athens shoppers partake in Small Business Saturday
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Athens shoppers partake in Small Business Saturday

She says that Small Business Saturday helps her business thrive. Some will also have giveaways! "It takes a lot of time and effort to open up a local business", Hudson says. "It's terrific", Gustafson said ...More..

Jeff Bezos Worth Over $100B After Amazon's Black Friday Rally
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Jeff Bezos Worth Over $100B After Amazon's Black Friday Rally

The online retail mogul surpassed Bill Gates again on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index , this time advancing nearly $11 billion past the Microsoft co-founder. Black Friday sales propelled the retailer's shar...More..

Sheriff: Suspect in deputy's slaying claimed to be
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Sheriff: Suspect in deputy's slaying claimed to be "God"

Berak appeared calm during his video arraignment at 52nd District Court, 3rd Division in Rochester Hills. Berak had previous convictions for possession of marijuana and attempting to flee and elude law enforc...More..